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NELSON, B. C.,. MOND AT, JULY 1, 1901
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SOME OLD-TIME LACRObSEJ
SATURDAY'S GAME DREW A GOOD
AUDIENCE.; '     I '"
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Nolson's  Staid Citizens Renew Their
Youth and at the Same Timo
Help a Worthy Cause.
,1 The lacrosse game on Saturday afternoon between the; Tamblyn and Mc-
■ Farlimd teams furnished'1 a good afternoon's entertainment to. a large company-at the recreation grounds. When
the opposing teams appeared on the
grounds there was some uncertainty as
to "whether, they had really come for the
purpose of playing lacrosse in aid of the
;■ hospital or whether the game was merely an excuse to enable them to havo thoir
photographs taken in costume, hut in the
end they succeeded in doing both. The
game itself developed many surprises,
in that staid old citizens, who had never
boon suspected of ever having winked
at a lacrosse stick, came out strong and
displayed an aptitude which only came
li'om .previous experience.Another ploas-
iiv, feiturc of the ::aiuc was the earnestness displayed by "all the players.
Many of them wore utterly at sea, but
from the lirst every man on the tield
did tho best he could to advanco the
Cairo of tho side with which he was
identified, r. lesson which more proficient lacrosse players might learn with
profit.
In the iine-up the teams were composed as follows: McKarland's—-Quinlan. goal; Criddle, cover point; Johnstone, point; Irving, McFarland, and
Thurman, defence; Wallace, center;
Toye. Macdonald and Gamble, home;
Gibson and Kydd, inside lidme. Tam-
hlyn's team—!<"orin, goal; Lawr, cover
point; Fletcher, point; Amiable, Cameron and Hamilton, defence; McLean,
center; Turner, Tamblyn, and Hunter,
home;  Beer and  Parry, inside .-homo.
The game resulted in a victory for the
McFarland team by four goals to two,
but the Tamblyn men were older and
claimed   that   thoy   were   just   getting
wanned uu to the sport wlicn the referee, David Mark Carley, unfeelingly cut
their chances off by declaring the match
o.verTTIitJ*itrst goal was scored by Mac-
ilonnld in oi.'e minute and a half. The
• second was .,n)ot ho. -easy, • and ''although'■
k tho, hKll' W"j.'i_ 1\ i'ryiyJiLS,ixtvon tho' li'am-
lyn  flags -itp'tolo, 15, minuses to get it
'through, 'Ori-'ge  Kydd  performing the
trick assisto'l\by Macdonald.- The third
game  was- yeyy short, - the  ball  being
sent thi'ough„the Tamblyn Hags by Macdonald  inJ;25'\seconds.   Macdonald  also
scored th'e "fourth goal'in 7 minutes, and
' the first half was ended with tlie score
standing  four  to   nothing'in   favor  of
tho   McFarland - team.    A ' number   of
changes wore made in the positions on
the Tamblyn team for tho second half,
and  tlie  result  showed   that  had   they
been- made earlier a different ending ot
the'"'match  might have been expected.
Forin  was  paced  on  home  and   ih  40
seconds ■ after the face-off he had  the
ball through the McFarland goal.  In 7
minutes he'had it throu*:h again with
the assistance ofifTamblyn. The remain-'
der of the. time was'played without scor-.
ing and the match ended 4 to;2.   ■-••..•■■■.-'■■
"Of the players'it may be.said'., that'-W.
A. Thurman displayed the most science/
' but !*-<* niade-the mistake ot playing too^
--^fllTO^WCTulBdr^
him in pdint of merit came judge Forin.:'
The judge'■used to play the game back-
in   Belleville,  and   the  skill   which   he
dispJaveil in handling his stick showed
thnt he had not forgotten many of the
tricks of the game. He had three, men
playing on him the greater part of the
time, and  he  furnished  plenty of employment   for   them.   Then   there   was:
Hugh Cameron, whose figure used to inspire confidence on the (iold at Kempt-
ville with the Tuscaroras, when there-
was not so much of the figure as there
is today.'Hugh was playing in the ue-
fence nnd kept his territory pretty clear
and relieving several  times with   lone
throws  down  the   Held.   Another   man
who covered himself with glory was \V.
A.  Macdonald.  He .has seen the game
played   before and   throughout showed
great generalship. He was also the only
man.on his team who could bo trusted
to make a shot, on the, flags, virtually
securing every goal made by his team.
Dr.  Quinlan, also played good lacrosse
in spots, stopping a number of prom-
ising, shots. .J.   E.   Amiable  also  surprised'   h's   friends   with   his   sprinting
abilities, and he and G. A. Hunter managed, to get into active play the greater
part of.the time. In the face-off J. H.
'Wallace managed to get the hall every
tiine and he followed it'up closer than,
most .'of the other players. He was the
otilj^.man on the. field-to receive a cut. ,
.    Mayor Fletcher took the game very
seriously and -/worked like a Trojan from
tlie s'tiirt.'^His/specialty was in delivering
good, iharc^vliody  checks,  and  he  took
morevpleasur'je, .in spilling' his competitors ;b'ri the ground than in passing the
ball abng the fie.ld. He managed to get
one omwo nice falls to his credit, which
added |;"reatly to the spectacular effect.
Percy ftlriddle was a warm favorite, fie
plays![J*nnis and applied his knowledge
of th*")]game to'lacrosse with some ef-
I he generally got the'ball when'
after it.
JohjSA.  Turner was at, a great dis-
adyan||*;e. as some designing person in-
lim   to  take   the  guard  off  his :■
}d f*s a result lie could not hold
when  he  got  it.   Fred  Irvine
laid to have played at the game.
Je came very near not playing
\ the lady admirers of the Tam-
m   entered   a .protes't   against
Ithe ground that he had not
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reached anything like forty years of age.
W. >A'}- McLean, George Johnstone, Dun-
, can'MoFarland, ,7. Lawr, R. J. Hamilton,
and -Dr.!»'Arthur furnished numerical
strength to' their respective teams. In
the case of McFarland he was confident that he had the stron<_est team,
and he very wisely left the work to
them. The preparatory course had been
too short for'-Johnston.. He had mastered tlie art of catching the ball on the
stick, but when it came to throwing he
fouiuL. that he could not even  "pass."
John Toye on the field,reminded some
of tho spectators of the early seventies,
when John captured the 100-yard championship from lawyer Macdonnell of
Vancouver, who was then a hoy in
Cornwall. John can run even yet, and
the way in which he had his glasses
tied on showed that he was in that lacrosse game to win if it were possible.
John Ayton Gibson had gotten himself up with.a.single view to the photographic 'possibilities of the day. He
wore an immaculate costume of white,
and throughout the day endeavored to
soil it as little, as possible, and was fairly successful. Close admirers of George
Kydd's style on the field all agree that
he can sing a Scotch song better than
he cau play lacrosse. A. G. Gamble
showed himself, to bo a'lively sprinter,
and when he was not chasing the rubber lie employed himself in giving the
i ,>-,-. n ir--v pointers on the game as
it ought lo he played. W. W. Beer may
be said to have played a safe, steady
game, nnd was seen to best advantage
while applauding the goals secured by
his side. Melville Parry was in the g.»*»*a.--.>
from the start, and several players
who-r. ho sat upon sincerely wish that
.he had been ruled qff.
Thero is only one player left, and that
is Frank Tamblyn- He felt so had over
(lie way the game went that ho could
scarcely tell his friends how it happened. Since the match it has come out
Lhat Tamblyn not only picked his own
crew, but also picked a number- of Mc-
Farland's team as well, so that. in a
measure ho was beaten by the men
whom he had himself put in the class
with the second raters.
The match was umpired very satisfactorily by Hyde Baker of Cranbrook,
and T. G. Procter, while John Houston
and G. C. Hodge took"the shift as field
captains of the respective teams.
As a result of the game the hospital
funds wero swelled by something over
?100.- nnd the players by a keg of Roisterer's best lager, wliich was donated
by the brewers.
A FACTION-RENT  PARTY
POLITICS AND POLITICIANS DISCUSSED.
I. N. Ford's Cablegrams to the New
York Tribune on General
European Topics.
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HOT WAVE  IN THE EAST
Many Deaths Recorded.
-NEW . YQRIC._,June__'.30.—The ' rplicf
from the killing heat oMast week which
was promised today in the shape 'of
thunder storms did not materialize. Instead the temperature increased, there
\*.as lei's breeze than' the day before
and what little air did'sLir was charged
with heat: • Thero was scarcely a cloud
all day to shield the" city's" populace
from the sun's burning rays. Thero was
an increase in fatalities reported today
over, yesterday. Up to midnight '19
deaths had been reported and 20 prostrations. The deaths yesterday numbered 11.
NEW HAVEN, Conn., June 30.—Reports from Connecticut cities show today has been the worst day in the hot
spell. The highest temperature was in
Moriden, where the mercury reached 106
degrees.   .. 7
• WASHINGTON,     June     30.—Intense
"heat prevailed today and far into the
■ night.    During the afternoon the temperature at the weather bureau was US
degrees and it_maintalned-.aJiighj_ac.OEd_
throughout the evening.
BOSTON, June 30—No break in the
hot wave came today. At 8 a. m. the
thermometer' • stood at 88 and by 10 it
had gone un to 90.
CHICAGO, June 30.—The thunderstorm during the early hours today
broke the hot wave which has prevailed
for nearly a week and has resulted
in many deaths and prostrations. y^Kt
9 a. m. today the temperature was, 74
with moderate northwest breeze.
CLEVELAND, June 30.—Intense heat
again prevailed today, tlio mercury registering 85 degrees during the early
hours of tho morning. Cooler weather
is looked for this evening. Storm sigr
mils have been ordered up at all lower
lake points. Heavy thunderstorms are
expected.
LONDON, July 1.—-The long-continued drought in Great Britain has broken
up. Violent thunderstorms occurred
Saturday night and yesterday accompanied by heavy rains and lightning,
which wrought great havoc. Many parts
of the continent have been suffering
from heat waves. In Portugal much
damage has been done by. floods and
hail storms. According to a dispatch
to the Daily Express from Oporto 20
persons were-drowned, by floods in the
Carrazeda district and live killed by
lightning.        " 	
Conciliating the Catholics.
LONDON, June 29.—The report of the
select committee of the house of lords
appointed to consider the accession declaration of-the sovereign in regard to
t.ransubstantiation - finds that the lan-
guage_ can he advantageously modified
without diminishing its efficiency as
security for the maintenance of the
Protestant succession. The form of dec-'
laration suggested by the committee
does not contain phrases relative to
idolatry, etc., which are so objectionable to Roman  Catholics.
TJuifa'n Bank Saspends.
BUFFALO, N. Y., June 30.—A notice
was posted on the door of the City Bank
today" to the effect that tho bank is in
the hands of the comptroller of the currency and that it will not open its doors
for business tomorrow. The hank officials refused tonight to make any statement concerning the failure.
NEW YORK, June 29.—The London
correspondent of the New York Tribune cables as follows: Dinners have
served a useful purpose in American politics at critical stages of nominating
conventions, but they are dreaded by
English Liberals on account of the risk
involved in practical demonstrations
that the leading men are not on speaking terms with one another. It is a pa-,
thctic proof of the decline and degeneration of the progressive party led by
Gladstone that a great hubbub has been
caused by the proposal that Mr. As-
t-uith will be honored by a banquet.
Politicians in the smoking room of the
house of commons take a serious view
of the matter, even if the front opposition benches be cynically indifferent
to current gossip andsome of them are
foretasting the disruption of the party
if Mr. Asquith's friends persist in snub-
bin*. Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
or if Lord Rosebery "emerges-from retirement and taKes the chief seat. The
faction-rent Liberal party is not, however, so far gone that it cannot survive
a complimentary dinner to one of its
most brilliant and sturdy leaders. The
relative strength of the Radical and Liberal Imperialists' position is variously
stated. When the general .elections
were held there were some outspoken
speeches on tlio war in South Africa
and the majority of the Liberal candidates belonged to the group led by lord
Rosebery, Mr. Asquith, Sir Henry Fowler and Sir Edward Grey. The Liberal
Imperialists professed to have about
115 members on the opposition side, but
it is probable that not more than 80
would care to be labeled in that way.
Not many radicals would court the opportunity of placing themselves on record as in favor of peace on the basis
of recognition of the independence of
the Boer republics, but there are scores
who are bent upon discrediting- men
like lord"Rosebery; Mr.'Asquith and Sir"
Henry Fowler.
Between the radical guerillas and the
Liberal Imperialists there are files of
moderate men who are striving to close
up the ranks and rally the best elements
of the distracted party. The Conservatives, meanwhile are doing little to prove
their capacity for conducting or financing a most arduous war or for making a record in legislative industry.
The withdrawal of the educational
bill and the threat from Mr. Balfour
tliat the commons will not rise before
the last week in August are indications
of a misspent session, and while' it is
convenient for ministers to accuse the
opposition of offering embittered resistance they are themselves responsible for the block in public business and
for • the beggarly results of . legislation.
No new reputations have been made
during the session. Winston' Spertcer
Churchill has created more stir than
any other new member,, but th*. veterans
in the commons considered him a bad
^speakei*l==wJio=has=not=learned--to=take=
breath when he-'is on his feet,-and also
as an overrated politician, without real
genius for public life.
Mr. Gilbert Parker has not yet overcome his habit of-nervousness and diffidence,
Mr. Henry Norman has been too discreet to attempt a maiden speech, but
has been an industrious student of foreign affairs and is constantly making
use of the privileges of the question
hour. v
The new ministers have done' little to
justify their promotion. - .Mr. Broderick
has'been fluent in defending his superior superficial scheme of military reorganization. The English commercial
marine and the steel manufacturers are
making a close study of the complex
probl.m of combination and may succeed in working it out more rapidly
than they themselves venture to expect. .■'.."•
The art dealers are still rubbing their'
eyes over the exceptional price brought
at auction by Hoppner's portrait of
Louisa, Lady Manners. Prices for Hoppner's had been steadily advancing and
this was a brilliant example;*?_but they
were not prepared to see .i;t" knocked
down for 14,050 guineas when Reynolds'
Lady Betty Delme had brought 20,000
guineas and famous Gainsboroughs even
less.
SOUTH  AFRICAN  SITUATION.
War news from South Africa remains
indecisive, but the general trend is favorable to the British side. Nothing-
has been heard from Dewet since the
capture, of his convoy and there is-evidence that he is unable to replace his
ammunition and. cattle. The clearing
operations have * been conducted with
thoroughness in the northern section of
the Orange River Colony as far as the
passes of the mountains and the Eastern Transvaal has been swept by a
fresh combined movement. The details
of these movements with another repulse south of Orange River indicate
that the Dutch resources of resistance
have reached the breaking point. This
has been said many times by British
optimists, but apparently never before
with* an equal degree of confidence. Military men assert that the Boers have
been driven out of the Orange River
Colony by the thoroughness of the clearance movements and by their utter lack
of food, and that, they will soon be dispersed by general French after fighting
in the last stretch south of the Orange.
' MILNER'S  VISIT.
Lord Milner's visit to England is
drawing to;a close and has been filled
with work of the colonial ofiice. Ho
has been unable to escape social invitations, but has found leisure for a
prolonged exchange/of views with Mr.
Chamberlain and. other cabinet ministers. He will probably make an important speech before his return to
Cape Town and will explain briefly the
principles which will be carried out in
his reconstruction policy. Milner does
not talk like an official who has lost
courage and hope. He forecasts a
speedy end of hostilities and ultimate
reunion of the hostile, races with suitable language and-industrial policies'and
confederation^ as a, politic goal.
The Salt Un'on.
♦ LONDON, June 30.—Some misunderstanding seems to have, arisen in the
United States, as to the nature of the
combination completed last Friday at
the,meeting;of the Salt Union in Liverpool. As a matter of fact the announce- •
ment made by Mr .Ward, president of
the Salt -Union, referred only to the
completion of the vBritish combination.
It was officially asserted that the Salt
Union had no knowledge of an American combination.
IN THE SPORTING WORLD
PERHAPS THERE WILL BE A NEW
V CUP CHALLENGER.
Owner of the Kariad Thinks He Has
the Better Yacht—Henley
Crews—Other Sports.
NELSON MINES AND MINING
O'BRIEN'S BIRD CREEK LEDGE ASSAYS W£LL.'
Samples Taken Across the Face of the
Three-Foot Ledge Give Returns in Gold of $40.
The gold ledge which ,Mike O'Brien
is developing* on Bird creek continues
to improve, and he will soon have it in
shape so that he could make a turn
over.on it if'he-so decided. He has run
in a short .tunnel and open cut on -the
ledge from the creek bottom, which is
now in some 25 feet and the ledge appears to be gradually widening, being
now a generous ^three feet. There are
'about 18 inches' of \duartz in the ledge,
the balance .being made_-up„pf stringers-
of "talc"S,iid ledge mat»^"r."; In the quartz
itself there-is very little free gold visible, but it assays well, carrying considerable conper-as' well as the cold'values.' The talc also carries good'values,
it being possible to pan gold from almost any of it.' From careful samples
taken across the entire ledge' of three
feet O'Brien has had assays, of $40, so
that he has every-reason to feel satisfied with his find. Some very pretty
specimens of the ore are on exhibition
in the office of the local prospectors'
exchange.,
"A. D."Westby, who for several years
managed the affairs of the Canadian
Mining & Milling Company in its fruitless endeavors to uncover the parent
ledge of the- many stringers exposed
on Woodbury creek, is back on the .same
creek again witli a new venture. In
company with a number of others he
has organized a company in Minneapolis to take over and develop the Golden
Nugget property, situate - on the north
fork of Woodbury creek about a mile
from   the   Pontiac. ,Some^__very7_high_,
Assays have been received from the surface of the Golden Nugget, the ore carrying gold and silver values. The Minneapolis company will commence development on the property early in
August. Its affairs will be managed by
George H. Sealey.
An important copper strike has been
made on the Hazel May group on Sunrise mountaiu, about five miles from
Crawford Bay and one and a half miles
from the Crawford Bay wagon road.
G. W. Herron. who has been working
the claims all summer, says he has
uncovered nine feet of ore close to the
.uj'face, and udds that he thinks the
body will be found to bo still wider.
The ore is a 'sulphide, carrying considerable chalcopyrlte, and assays well in
copper and gold, and in appearance is
said to resemble that from Sophie mountain. The property is so favorably situated that "very low grade ore could
be worked at a profit. Development on
■the property is now being pushed as
Vapidly as possible.
A ROSSLAND MINE PAYS A
Good-Sized Dividend
In   the   London   Financial   News
of
June 12th appears the official announcement that on June 29th (last Saturday)
the Le Roi No. 2 Mines, Limited, will
pay a dividend of five shillings per share
on its capital of £600,000, making a
first payment hy this company of ?144,-
000. The properties mined by the company include the Number One, Josie,
Annie, Annie Fraction, Rockingham
and Thekla.
The Rossland World says the first ore
shipment was made on the lGth of August of last year, and up to January 1st,
1901, about 3000 tons were sent to the
Northport smelter. This year up to
March 31st, 8592 tons were shipped giving a gross value of $171,310. In April
44G9 tons gave ?47,G70, and- last month
4290 tons yielded X, 13,517, or about $67,-
585, making total gross receipts from
ore shipments up to May 31st, $280,585.
The first shipments ran as high as $33
per ton, and the average return now is
about ?l«o.25. The company was licensed
July 10th. 1900., and is the lirst Rossland flotation in London, outside of the
Le Eoi, to pay a dividend.
ROTHESAY, June 30—A development as interesting as it was entirely
unexpected has occurred concerning the
challenge for the America's cup. This
is due to the action of Kenneth M.
Clark, owner of the cutter Kariad. Mr.
Clark has had three opportunities of
racing the Kariad against the Shamrock
I. and he has witnessed all the trials
of the two Shamrocks since the challenger was refitted. His observations
have led him to doubt seriously whether
the Shamrock II. is good enough to send
to American waters to compete for the
cup. He has a belief amounting to a
conviction that the Kariad is a better
boat, length for length, than the Shamrock II. and he desires to see this question settled before any yacht goes out
as a challenger. Mr. Clark said today: "I believe the Kariad is faster
than either the Shamrocks. I ,may be
wrong, but this is my opinion and I
consider that I have excellent reasons
for holding it. I desire an opportunity
to enter the Kariad in the trials. If
this request is not granted I shall challenge Sir Thomas Lipton to a trial race
between the Shamrock II. and the Kariad, to he sailed over courses similar
to the course for the America's cup and
on the American measurement in order
to decide which should be sent as the
challenger."
LONDON, June 30.—The Field, published today, in an editorial on'the history of the cup contest reiterates the
complaint that yachting has reached a
phase in which the time-honored interests of sport have been thrust aside,
and declared the moment has arrived
when British yachtsmen should guard
against the introduction of irrelevant
issues and specious sentiments. The
Field attacks the New York Yacht Club's
rating rule as tending to produce a bad
and unseaworthy type or boat and, protests' against interference in the,sport
of important and wealthy laymen. The
Field concludes its editorial by saying:
"In bygone years the American cup had
a beneficial influence, but now it is doing more harm than good to yachting."
HENLEY ON THE THAMES, June
30.—The Pennsylvania crew today in
the drawing of lots for the racing next
week drew to compete with the London
Rowing Club and also urew the Bucks
station, which is an advantage. The
Leander crew drew New College. The
winner of the Leander-New College
heats meots the Belgians. This is generally taken to signify that Pennsylvania gets into the final heat, probably
with Leander, as the Americans only
meet'two of the weakest clubs in the
trial races.
LONDON, June 30.—The Daily News,
discussing the crews at Henley, says
public interest centers in the doings of
the Pennsylvania University crew and
that the race will be a fair test of the
American and English styles of rowing.
The Daily^ News admits that the Leander crew is'as good as any crew which
=has=won=the=*grand~challenge—cup-~in_the~
last 10 years, and that the Americans
form the best foreign crew -ever seen
at Plenley. The paper doubts whether
the English crews will be able to beat
the Pennsylvanians.
LONDON^June 29.—St. Levin came in
first in the race for the Victoria cup
at the Hurst park summer meeting today. Sweet Dixie was second, and Cla-
queuer third. An objection was raised
against St. Levin on the ground of boring. It was s-listained and the race was
awarded to Sweet Dixie, owned by Richard Croker. The Victoria cup is a solid
gold statue representing queen Victoria.
LONDON, 'June 29.—A. F. Duffy
(American) at scratch won the final in
the 100-yards handicap at the London
Athletic Club meeting at Stamford
Bridge today. C. H. Jupp had a yard
start and L. F. Treemer had two and
one-half yards start. Duffy won by a
yard and a quarter.   Time, 10 seconds,   .,
Wilson Criticized.
MONTREAL, June 30.—The Montreal
Gazette, under the heading of "A Weak
Strike Champion," says this morning:
J. W. Wilson, president of the Railway
Trackmen's Organization, in his address
before the Federated Trades and Labor
Council, referring to the statement that
other roads were mot paying their track
workers as much as the C. P. R., ad-
•mitted its truth and then went on to say
that to a man whe had any conception
of justice such a state of affairs had no
weight. - The're will be those who will
differ from Mr. Wilson ,on this point.
There will be ttibse aside altogether
from the railway management who will
think that it is a factor of marked importance in the situation and one that
will turn the sympathy of the public
away from the strikers. Probably the
reason why Mr. Wilson-and his associates decline to accept the idea of arbitration is because no arbitrators would
he likely to decide in favor of the strikers, who, besides being ihoderately well
paid for the class of work they do, are
paid better than those who do like labor
on roads with whicli the C. P. R. Company competes. No fit arbirtator would
say that the road which pays the highest wages should be forced to pay more
simply as a means of giving the strikers an advantage when their fellows
come to demand an icrease from roads
which pay less.   The more Mr. Wilson
talks to the public in -the 'strain of his
last address  the  less  will the  public
sympathize with him.   The less he uses'
the means in his power to convey the
idea that because of the strike the road
he is fighting is a dangerous on'e to
travel on, the more also will he retain
of the little support he is getting outside of the strikers' organizations. This
is a strike year, one of those recurring
periods when" the extremists have control of the labor organizations and when
the conservatism and reason of the majority are temporarily overruled.   Only
on such ground can many of the labor
struggles  now going on be accounted
for.    There is the leaders* own statements   to   show   that  this' trackmen's
strike is among the least defensible the
-fever has produced.
BRITISH FLAG HAULED DOWI1
 T    '■    M
BY  A   SWAGGERING  BRAGOAR^
FROM AN OREGON TOWN.     |
How Jack   Lowes   Lost   Bis  Lifef
Professor Lippy Reported to .
Be a Millionaire.    .
Bourrassa in London.
LONDON.  June  30.—J.   Henri   Bou-
rassa.who is a member of the Dominion
parliament and was for some years di-    HAULING DOWN A' BRITISH-FLA-3-i*1
The ^Tribune Is- in receipt' of "three!
separate Issues of the'Alaskan,' a'mornj
ing newspaper published at Skagway.l
Each issue contains news of interest ,to|
the people of Nelson and.Kootenay, ahdf
the news is given below:'       > -w  '.
rector of la Revue Canadienne,' has arrived in London for a holiday. Interviewed by a representative of the Daily
News he referred among other matters
to the way in which American capital
is Invading Canada. "American capital," he said, "Is spreading around the
lakes, up the rivers and along the railway systems. It is breaking down the
harrier between Canada and the United
States. The Americans -are not' conquering us, but they are buying us up.
When this is accomplished it will only
need a slight political difference with
the home government and the annexation movement, now dead, will revive.
Then you will have to look not to the
half-Americanized business men of Toronto, but to us French Canadians, who
have saved Canada for you more than
once, and may save it again unless you
hopelessly alienate us."
Unlucky Picnickers.
CHICAGO, June 30.—One person was
killed and nearly >a score injured today
in a collision between an electric car
on Irving Park boulevard * and two
wagons loaded with picnickers. Both
wagons were overturned and their occupants were crushcJ and- bruised., The
motorman and conductor of the car
were arrested. Arthur EricksoriT* an infant, was killed. Seventeen others were
injured, eight seriously but probably
not fatally.
EASTERN CANADIAN NEWS
-Wired an Brief;'	
OTTAWA, June 30.—J. B. Jonasses,
a Hull laborer 73 years old, was found
dead in his chair, a victim of the heat,
yesterday afternoon.
ST. STEPHEN, N. B.,. June 30.—Geo.
McLaughlin has been held for trial on
a charge of murdering Harry McLaughlin. The trial takes place in October
next.
OWEN SOUND, Ont, June 30.—It Is
now believed that the body of the unknown man found with a cut on the
head in the river is Henry Roberts of
Brampton.
PEMBROOKE, Ont., June 30.—A man
named Campbell was killed by lightning
three miles from here yesterday. He
was carryfng a pitchfork over his shoulder when struck.
TORONTO, June 30.—Th^e city authorities have issued a calhfor a convention of al Imunicipalities of the Dominion for the purpose of forming a union
for common action in defense of municipal rights and rights of citizens against
-encroachments-of-great—corporations:
MONTREAL, June ou.—Yesterday was
the hottest of the Jieated spell. One
death from -prostration was reported,,
Mrs. Gallery, mother of "William Gallery, M. P. Twenty other cases were reported,, but none fatal. The thermometer was up in the nineties in the shade.
OWEN SOUND, Ont, June 30—Geo.
II. Cubbin, eolored, a native of Barba-
does, bookkeeper for Roys' Brewery,
was found dead In his room yesterday
afternoon "with the door locked, windows and ventilators closed and two gas
jets open. The case is believed to have
been one of suicide.
BROUGHAM, Ont/'June 30—Stephen
Westney Is dead from the effects of eating porridge which had been poisoned.
Mrs. Westney and three children ate
the same porridge and became suddenly
III, but doctors succeeded in saving their
lives. An inquest will be held, when
an Investigation is likely to be made
into the circumstances.
There 'was a little international ^epl^'i
sdde at the depot" this morning vwhichj
has developed into the leadihgtopic-off
conversation of the day.-." A*, few,;daysjf
ago a pretty iron flag-pole' painted^wh ltdij
and decorated with a gilt ball at thetop'.i
was placed on the'railroad.depot bulld.-
ing dii-ectly over, the rooms of the super^J
vising ofilcer of the. Canadian customs*:
and, today a British .flag ,was'floating/
in the breeze from the staff.-'^Seyeral.i|
incendiary remarks were,., made'ryester-(£|l
day as to the hoistinfr-of the^Britislilfl
flag without the stars and stripes'ab'ojgeMf
it,* but it was not expected ,th"a*t?a*dyo"ae;i<
would ^attempt  to   interfere -^with/f'thei:.
colors.   About half-past 8 thls.'mdrnitig"V,
a tall, athletic looking man*, sauntered*;'?
along in front of the depot,^'glanced'up ,'
at the flag and stopping;at;the»fqot oi\V\
-the staff, took out his pocket"knife;kiiti *|
cutting the halyards, pulled-'downtthe'l
flag and run the halyards, thfongh,'the'J
.block, nonchalently rolled-up "the;"colorsJ^
and' tossed them  into' a' recess\"of-ftthe\,_ J
Building.    It,  didn't   take,-Mr.^JBusby-.'^
long to come to the defenselof'the'tflag'!^
of his country.    When he reachedStlfeJf.
flag-furler  the  latter  calmly^ pulled_*va 3
card from his pockety and aftef'handing-t
it to the astonished offlcialrZ.turned^dn'?
his heel and -.walked away. * C|i£'ithe|card,.-S|
was:      "Geo. " Miller,'' attorhey,-at2law.3.&
Eugene, Oregon." Mr. Miller is a brother^
of Joaquin Miller,- the California.'poet,
and is visiting friends In the city. When
interviewed he said:    "I cut*'dowri'/the
British flag on ' my own authority^ by
virtue of rights resting in every American citizen.",.     . .
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The Boer Prisoners.
HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 29.—The
British transport Armenia, which arrived in these waters yesterday, brought
930 Boer prisoners. She anchored in
the sound, half a mile west of Darel's
island. The gunboats Midway and Medina, as guard ships, are anchored on
either side of the transport. Crowds of
people in boats sailed round the transport yesterday, pnly government officials are allowed on board. The Boers,
from bearded men of 70 to youths of 17,
swarmed on the forward deck, laughed
and lifted and waved their hats to the
passers by. Several of the prisoners
inquired eagerly for fruit, tobacco and
g*-*Dg.. They say they have no cause for
complaint of their treatment. The
sound today is alive with craft carrying stores and workmen to the islands
where the camps are being prepared to
receive the Boers.
Empress Afraid.
SHANGHAI, June 30.—Marquis Tseng
has received a dispatch from Sian Fu
to the effect that the empress dowager,
fearing a trap to capture her, declines
to return to Pekin, and has notified
the grand council that the future capital
will be Kai Feng Fu, in the province of
Ho -Nan.
HOW' JA'C"" LOWES MET HIS'DEATH.
'^tooUve^UjL ded with horses* mules.and.
r'nors' Un-7: .vas wrecked 10 miles below-
Big Salmon on Tuesday morning atr10
a. m., drowning John W. Lowes/and
causing a narrow escape for nine others
who were taking the scow tb Dawson. . v.
The scow belonged to \T. A. Rouse, of ^j
Rouse & Wren, freighters of Dawson. ,'*
Mr. Rouse at the time • was behind the
scow in a small boat gathering pa
for a manger when the accident <
curred. The left' hand channel was/
taken about a mile and a half above^
the wreck, instead of taking the" right
hand one, which*is always considered
dangerous by" all hpatmen. The, chan-.,
nel makes a big bend^ about half a mile,
above the big bed' oJJ rocks. Once ,"a,
scow gets into this channel it Ib almost
impossible to get it out again. The
scow hit th,e rocks broadside, throwing Lowes, who was at the sweep with
three others, into the river over the
up stream side. He -sank immediately,
going under the scow and coming up-
about-40_feet-from-the—wreck—onl3rf-.to-"
disapnear again. The scow* then began to -go to pieces, throwing livestock,
and the rest of the crew, who were
asleep, into the water. A struggle for'
their lives then began. Mr. Leslie, who •
runs a wood camp on the opposite side
of the river, seeing the accident, took
a small boat and succeeded in putting
them all ashore. Two members of tho
N. W. M. P. detachment at' Big Salmon went to the scene and took charge
or the drowned men's effects.' Lowes
was born in Toronto, Ontario, but had
been living at Sandon, British Coluni;^^^
bia, for some time, where he owns aii^^-jj
hotel and some real estate. He was a
friend of L. C. Lane jof Dawson.
A ONE-TIME  KOOTENAY  PROSPECTOR A MILLIONAIRE^', o
Thomas Keogh, who has been in tho
Klondike for the past year working
his claim on Bonanza, arrived in town
last night with a $20,000 sack of dust
as. a result of a part of his clean-up.
He will realize something like a half
million dollars when the work is finished. Asked by a reporter what the
output would be he said: "It is impossible to denominate the output. Some
claims are yielding abundantly while*
others are sloughing and not meeting
expectations. The Professor Lippy .
claims will possibly clean up for that v
gentleman $1,500,000 or more. When -,1
left there was o*ver a million in sighfej
and the work was going on as though*
nothing had  happened."
Chinese Americans.
SEATTLE, June 29.—Judge Hanford
of the federal court has handed down
a decision on a habeas corpus case in
which he made some pointed comments
on the past methods of bringing in Chinese aliens as American born Chinese.
The court stated that it believed American witnesses had been brought to testify falsely as to alien Chinese having
been born in Seattle, and stated that
hereafter he WQuld consider that all
Chinese born in Seattle prior to 1890
who had gone to China had come back.
He proposed to let no more Chinese in
on this claim. It is alleged that a regular system has existed in this city of
hiring men to swear that Chinese are
known to them as having been born in
Seattle.
ISi A  _*_*, I  _ t,   r^_--  ,^^  THE  TRtBIJNE: KELSON, B. C. MOKDAY, JULY 1, 1901  .^ ^>*^>'.jt'^'S&'Ta*___-*s.���^������_'*-f���-*��� ___ \'V>^-g-g''**'-***''g-g''*-*'-'g'--'.  ���&��p'0'0-0��l-0-*0-0''0'0''0'^-^^   w  ������/'���^Sr^.-ascnSp^Sr:-^:??:-^^  _on't forget to inspect  Bp.y Stores  the   Hudson's  D  y%n Baker Street.  Tt/Tonday and following days this week.  "Tnside our building we win astonish you.  ICT ot with our ordinary stock, hut  Instead wc have on our holiday attire,  and wo invite all to come and see us.  Of variety of goods we have no end; our  ;., our stock is complete in everything.  one of our goods are of the trashy kind,  Nbut are selected from the best markets of the world, so  Don't leavo Nelson without making your  |  purchases at our stores. li  And  thus  terminate what we hope has  been a well spent holiday.  OP  H<1  to  ���'.    I   L-     !     I    "\Z��u will never regret it. |     ."^J   1    .?*  ��   ^     Y M"^ \to  jivj- --L 1 . j%  '" ^'���$:-$i$:&S*&!S*5:$:*S.^^ iti ^-^^^-^S^^^iS^:^  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  m  I ���--*������----  Si  %&$���  ��he ��rtbtme  (The Vancouver World of Thursday  last publishes two articles on the in-  ' i',du-.\:'.y of, mining. The one is Dr. Le-  doiix-s opinion of the value of our gold-  copper mines, which, is headed, "Has  Many Millions,"  and is  given  a  place_  - on the third page. The other is an  interview with A. C. Gait, a Rossland  lawyer, and is headed in box-car-let-  teis, "Throttling the Mining Industry,"  and printed on 'the flrst page.    Dr. Le-  - doux lives and is doing business in  "NNew York, the financial capital of Amer-  '-  ica. ���   He  ha**   a  world-wide  reputation  ��� as a metallurgist and buyer of the .pro-  - duct, of copper smelters. He hry* no  'J_axes to grind and no mistakes of mine  management to defend or condone.   His  ,-' opinion is that of an expert, and it is  a,favorable  one for British  Columbia.  - ' Lawyer Gait is" the hired attorney of a  ,'_>mining  company  that" has  done  much  to give mining in this province a black  O eye. He is not an expert;  he is merely  ''"-'a paid pleader for a mismanaged min-  .',. ing  company.    He'talks  glibly, of  the  mining laws of the province, but does  ^    not  say  ���*   word  of tho  gross  way'in  ' which mines have been mismanaged .by  over-capitalized   comra*_^��^y^^have  -sheen successful only in aHM^HHpiiifo-  1 cent purchasers of their shares.    Law-  ���   \yer Gait in his interview in the World  says ^that  mines   in  this  province  are  taxed  on their  gross  output,  whicli  is  " - not-"-/statement of fact.    But,-knowing  '-��� that  the  average  Coast  newspaper  is  |kVnot posted'on the, mining laws of the I  province,   lawyer    Gait  knew   that '' he  could   get   his   misstatements   dissemi-  , nated without contradiction.   The Trib-  ;;iine will venture the assertion, that law-  '. ;-y'er Gait/could not get -a hearing, evien,  - 'in: any-newspaper office'in the province  whose working staff is acquainted with  mining and the laws governing the industry, let alone gettin-j his opinions  and. vapid utterances lined up in- cpld  type. , 1  Decorative  Tissue  Festooning  Can bo used in every conceivable shape. For dec  orating; and entwinicg-  upon tho Inside and outside of Building--, Clubs,  Floats, ''.Boats and Windows, it is made in,all national and society and  cluo colors, ATTKA.GTIVE and ������UIULTjIANT,  [ and is 50!per ��� cent less in cost than any other  land of Decorating Material. Besides tlio Festoons, we havo-Wreaths, Stars. Shields, Maltese  Cross and Parade and Horse Plumes well worth  ���four while to sec.  view; but its disposition to be so is  good. It is harping on the injustice of  the tax on mines. If the Herald would  only print the total amount spent hy  the people of British Columbia on roads  and trails in Revelstroke riding since  the mineral tax was first levied and  then print tho total amount of mineral  tax paid by the mines in Revelstroke  riding, the comparison would be so  ridiculous that the Herald would be  ashamed cf itself.  "How a Wild-Cat Came to Grief," is  the startling headline of a column article i:i the Vancouver Province of last  Wednesday, which graphically portrays  ,the life of a mining company that had  its head olllce in London, England, and  its "mines" in British Columbia. Tho  Rossland Miner and the Nelson Minor  and the Sandon Mining Review, and  the other yelping newspapers of tho  samo. breed ih the province, will, no  doubt, reprint the Province article as  further evidence of the inherent rottenness of the mining laws of British Columbia. "  Ten Thousand a Week.  Pietro Mascagni, the composer, speaking about his American concert tour,  says: "I am to be paid $10,000 a week  for eight weeks, the money to be lodged  ,in a bank in Italy before I start. My  orchestra will consist of 90 performers  from the Pesaro Lyceum, of which I am  director. Mv wife and children accompany, nie. I ardently hope to win  .favor with the Americans, as American  opinion is rapidly becoming a touchstone of artistic success, whether musical or otherwise. I hope, though, that  the American managers will not work  nie as did Merman, the impresario, In  1899, when I was nearly killed by 42  concerts in 40 days; I was fast becoming a nervous wreck, dreaming every  night of an audience waiting which I  could not get to."  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  Pianos to Ren i*.  NELSON*,'B. C.  ..---sTJiere are but two absolutely pure nien  Th-Nelson,*-according-to~ the~publishcd  statements5 of these tw,p.men themselves;  ���but were they to appear in court .it; is  doubtful if their statements would stand  ��� a rigid cross-examination.without being  badly shattered.. One of-these self-cdn-  ������ :fessed purists is the editor of a newspa-  ���  .per that Is the organ of the disgruntled  element, in Nelson.    In Sunday's^ issue  ../of Iiis ���-newspaper he says:    "Here {.he  .'���   " frontier  spirit  is  still  rife;   not o lly  "*$�� '"Trfc,  but at the present moment tri-  '���" umphant, and the man who dares jift  '���������-"' a .voice in protest, or reproof, or warn-  " ing; -is-overwhelmed   with  the  ab isc  " of-"'every rowdy, blackguard, and r'jif-  ���i".flan in tlie city.    Men who should��� be  ���" the ���first  to  join   in   the  protest  hre  ������" the  first to condemn  it.    This  hollos  ."'ill   for   Nelson,   wliich   will ��� probably  '"���have   to   become   worse   before   it1 is  " better. ��� Wo shall have- no such trkg-  " edy :as the Seattle one   as the price  . " of'our open, disregard of the common  '' moralities   ot  life,   hut  there  will "be  "much  shame to  overcome and  many  ���'���" painful blushes to hide."    The genial  old purist who penned the words quoted  ���   above is said to use a rubber blanket  to   hide   the   blushes   that   suffuse   his  cheeks  every time  he appears  on the  streets of Nelson..   But, strange to say,  no town in Canada of the same population is more orderly than Nelson; -no  town has more'coffortable homes;  and  'no town, perhaps, has so few harrow,  intolerant, bigoted, mud-throwing dead  beats.   ' ���-. '.  The .New Westminster' Columbian  urges'the canners and the white fishcr-  ,fnen to meet, face to face and .settle  their differences, and not allow the mil-  Tion-odd dollars that will be paid for.  ' catching fish to go to Japanese, who  will send the bulk of it to Seattle and  Japan. ��� The Columbian is giving good  advice. The money for catching the  /lsh that run in the Fraser river should j  go towards upbuilding towns along the'  Fraser, and not towards increasing the  wealth of foreign cities and foreign  ]".nds. If British Columbia is to. be  merely the abiding place of the few  -\vh'o can employ hordes of semi-slave  aliens, like Chinese and Japanese, then  let the many white-born men and "women whp have come here to make homes"  for themselves, pull iip stakes and, go  elsewhere to live. ' There can be, no  permanent prosperity while the conditions that now- prevail' on Fraser river  ���exist , It must "be either: all'-. white or  all slave.  The people of Skagway, although they  '.make their living ,off miners"who mine  gold;in.British  territory, hate the flag  that protects, the-men that give them  their bread:-, and butter.    This is borne  out by'an incident that occurred in that  town one day recently, when a British  ' flag floating over the office of a Canadian  customs officer waa hauled down  by a braggart from Oregon.   The British flag^ has protected the lives of Amer-  ."icans  when  the .stars and  stripes  was  no protection;   but the citizens of the  great   republic   appear   to'have   short  memories.    Here  in  British  Columbia,  -the-stars-aiul-stripes-has-always-a-placo  alongside  the  British  ensign  on  ever*  holiday,.and   flay   of   special   festivity,  an'd: no' British   subject   feels   tho   less  loyal oi*'the'less proud of li is country  because   of   such   displays   of   national  bunting.     The   Skagway   incident   has  little   significance.     Tlj.ere   arc   ill-bred  boors in all countries,-and a few of them  occasionally   roam   at* will' around   the  Alaskan gateway to the Canadian gold  Holds.   The Grand Forks Gazette of Saturday  last prints a map showing part of tho  route of the projected Vancouver. Victoria and Eastern railway, the road that  is to give the people of tho Coast cities  independent. and competitive transportation facilities with- Kootenay. As  shown on the map printed* in the Gazette, the" road leaves British Columbia  at Midway 'and  re-enters  the  province  ...     i   ���,  again at Carson, to again leave it, at  Cascade, thence it runs through the  state of Washington to a junction with  the Spokane Northern at Marcus. -Between Midway and Cascade, less than  half the mileage of the main line is in  British Columbia. This is the "Canadian" road that is' being boosted by  such truly good"-Canadian newspapers  as the Victoria Times, Vancouver World,.  Rossland Miner, and Nelson Miner.  Roberts and theBoers.  LONDON, June 29.���A .blue book was  issued this morning giving the correspondence between Lord Roberts and  the Boer authorities on. the subject of  destruction of property.' Its contents  aro generally known. The presidents  of the Transvaal and . Orange Free  State February 3d, 1900, .protested  against "the destruction arid devastation- of farms by' barbarians, encouraged by 'British officers, and 'by white  brigands, contraiy to the usages of  war." Later generals Botha and Dewet  'made-some complaints of "Godless barbarians and atrocities of the British  and their robber patriots." Lord Roberts replied in a similar strain to all  the protests, declaring that the British did not encourage barbarians,: but  that the burning of farms and buildings was,,necessitated by the treacherous shooting of the British from: farm  houses and the wrecking of trains, and  accusing, the Boers of wanton destruction and guerilla tactics, which he was  compelled to repress by exceptional  .measures always employed, by civilized  nations in like circumstances.  ���fi ���$.  to : \u  _H. H. PLAYFORD & GO. i  i>  '!*  I.  1*  /)'  '('  m  '!��  m  CIGAR I  m*  '?>  r.\  M  'I'  f.  Telephone 117. $  MADDEN   BLOCK  NELSON.  /*���*.  *)>  m  i<  i.\  i��  5 TOBACCO  ���n  m  t*  m  �� P. P. Bos 637.  "rtf  AND  Ore shipments from the mines that  ship from points on Slocan lake (New  Denver; Silverton, and Slocan) -ibtaled  3078 tons in 1S89, 4930 in 1900, and this  year, so far, 3300 tons. This indicates  that mining is making some headway  in that particular section of Kootenay; but it is a section in which there  are no "blue-ruin" newspapers, like the  Mining Review of Sandon.  Special Bargains  in i ���  Boots and Shoes  Notwithstanding that there are  two bankrupt stocks of boots and  shoes now being offeied in this city,  I mil prepared to meet the prices  listed for same, and as my stock is  fresh���just opened up���from the  manufacturers, I would Folicit ;an  inspection before purchasing.      j  The results that I have obtained  since advertising my discontinuance  ���in��� bus'iuess have been most satisfactory.. The great variety of ray  stock of'clothing and gents' furnishings, with all prices marked in  plain figure*"*, has. proven an irresistible factor in fecuring sales. .  ���.' Those who have not taken .advantage of mjj- reductions should  call and compare prices and cpaota-  tions with those offered in any.  other store in tjjie eity. Everything  is offered at eastern wholesale cost.  m  ___^ �� ^��-y *^2^*  . ^8R_i��  ���^ ���'���<)��. ���*<-__. ��>B_K ������**��. ���>***"*X -^fc�� ���^^.'^fc. -^"^ -^. *^^| '^l��     ^    ^.^     ^ If  _lXlZZXZZZZlZXU_ZZZZXXZXXZZZZTX-_-r--ZTZD  to  9\  91  FLAGS  AND BDNTING  Irvine  tizzzzxzzxxsz-Ezizzzizrczzixzzzxxzxzzxzxxiuii  36 Bakep Street, Nelson.  [pxxxrzxcxxzxiiiz x  FLAGS  AND BUNTING  :/'  .>.'���������  zxxkziiiizzziiizxzzxizzzrzizzizizzixzzzi:  Flags   and  untiiig  f$X =  nx ' i  ���li Now is the time to get your Flags and Bunting for your decorations, while our slock is complete.  rf\  q\ o WE   HAVE   JUST   RECEIVED  110,000 Yards of Bunting and 200 Dozen Flags  ASSORTED     SIZES  9\  to  to  They include American,  English-- Flags and Ensigns,  French,  Austrialian, Scotland, Ireland and Canadian.  to We   Have Marked These  at Very Low  Prices m  9\  9\  [JXXXZXXZZ  FLAGS  AND BUNTING  Fred Irvine  g��^   Lzxxxzxzzzx_xzzxxzzxnxxzzxxxzxrzzxx-axxxl 36      BSL^Ql?      StPeGt  '^���'�����0*' S^-0^' ^ '0* ' ���SL*^ ' 'SLZ0* ' '^,0^ -00 '00 .00 '00 . 00  :Txxixzzzxxzxxu:zrxxzxxxxxxxxixzxxx:  FLAGS  'AND BUNTING  00 * 00 ' 0B0.  ' '00*. 00  ><x__> xdO-o ^aa��  -     00. 00  Hixxxxzzixxxxxxxxxi3ij:7iiixirxzzrxxxxxzxxxxl  : -j��_jv^bS '0��s*vn- ���*&&*��� -4i_>  ''00' 00' 00'00- 00' 00  KOOTENAY....  COFFEE CO.  Coffee Roasters  Dealers in Tea and Coffee  Wo are offorin**; at lowest prices the best  fradea of Ceylon, Iudia, China and Japan  'eas.  Our Uos*-, Mqclia and Java ColTco, por  >    pound ?  40  Mochaand Java Hlend, 3 pounds.....   1 00  ���f*!hoioo.Hlond Cofl'oe, 4 iioiuidi* ....:*..������ 1 00  Special Blt-nd CJoffee, 6 pounds    1 00  Rio Blond Coffee, 6 pounda.. ���.....   100  Special Blend Ceylon Tea. per pound      30  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY GOFFEE GO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST IBAKER STREET,. NELSON.  FISHING TACKLE  \VK  HAVE THR BEST  FLIES AND   THE,  BEST LEADERS MADE.  Minnows, silver and Rold and Phantoms  Silk  Lines  Landing Nets .���'-,'  Anda rplendid lino of ({11 Ashing requisites.  CANADA DRUG .& BOOK CO.  K.-W.-C. Block.       Corner Ward and Bakor Su.  MANHATTAN SALOON  Domestic  and  Imported  WHISKIES  WINES  ALES  STOUTS  CIGARS  Domestic  and  Imported  __mn%w__nii_r���!wrun,t___r._T_w���_K_wB_K  Carpets  ���  We have just received a Consign-,  ment of  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  J, G.  BUNYAN   &  CO  West Baker Street, Nelson.  B  E  E  R  S  ANHEUESER-BUSCH  au' Louis.  PABST  Mllwaukoo.  CALGARY  Calgary.  . REISTERER &. CO.  Nelson.  GOSNELL  Nelson.  B  E  E  R  S  PUBLIC AUGTEO  OF V/\LU^BLE RE/\L PROPERTY,  PL/\NT, STEAM TUG, BAR.CE, MATERIAL AND FIXTURES.  The���.mulorsig-necL have received in-'  fcti'Uctions from the Ontario Powder  Works to'offer 'for sale by public auction  in the stable building: cm ' Hall /street,  bewtcen Baker au*L Vernon streot.*., ar.d  Kiiuwi\ ,iS>* um vffl,tf.k>i\B -stables, ir the  City of Nelson on ''Y-' '���  TUESDAY, JULY 30th, 1901  At 1 O'Clook P. M., Sharp.  tlie  following desirable improved real  estate, steamboat and barge, plant, etc.,  Site,   comprising  125  acres   of   land,  opposite Five-  mile Point,  with about.  500   yards' of   -water   front,   and   good  *wlarf-,12-"by 24 feet, with 10S feet of  tramway.  Six hundred feet of pipe line, with  water right to 21 miner's inches of  water.  Buildings, eight in number, connected by private telephone line with the  City of Nelson, and described as follows: One'building 16x40 feet, 1 building 16 x 40 feet. 1 building 20 x 20 feet,  1-building 24 x 60 feet, 1 building 20 x 30  teet, 1. workshop 20x20'.feet, dwelling  *imisP/U\-a4 font-. ,    1  TREMONT HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAKER STRSET, NELSON  The Revelstroke Herald has joined  the "blue-ruin" gang. It is not ciuitc  as rabid as the Rossland Miner and  Nelson Miner and Sandon Mining Re-  THEO  MADSON  Baker Street. Nelson, B. C.  arthurT~gbe  MERCHANT  TAILOR.  TRE   ONT  HOTEL BLOCK.  JOSEPHINE   STREET,  NEAR   BAKER.  E. REISTERER & CO.  BRKWKR** AND BOTTLERS OB*  FJNE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompti and regular  rtRll*"-8ry tin ihu t>ra*l>  Brewery at Kelson  AMEfyCAfl AND EUROPEAN  PLANS  Baker aud_Ward  FREE   HOT   LUNCH  Lai-fto stock of hlgh-cl*iR9 Imported eoodfl.  Bpocialty of the isqimre shnuldor��� line lot  losUo-jlncaaita  FROM 12 to 2 O'CLOCK  AT  THE  ATHABASCA  TODAY.  J Everybody   Welcome  MEALS 25 GENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated by Steam 25 Cents to $1  QUEEN'S HOTEL  BA.KEK 8TKEKT. NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air���  Large oomfortmble  Dearuoma  and  flrab-olaSB  dining-room, ifomple rnoniH for oommerotal men.  RATES $2 PER DAY  N|rs. E. G. ClarKe, Prop.  T.ATW CIB" TTTB HOTAI, HOTIH. aALOARV  reward!  jih      it ��� ti        ___     ���. Baker and Ware  Sf{aduen rjouss **"��>*��. Neiaon  The r.nlj hotel la Nelson that has remained  ttaa.r una luunag.munlj Htnoo lBttO.  The bed-Tooma are well furnished and llghbed  by eloobrlolty.  Tbe bar U alway** nbocked by tha boat dom a-  tlo and imported liquors and oixars.  THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor.  Steamboat "Red Star" and scow.  One 12-horse power bcJiler and engine, on wheels. ���   . \  One upright boiler with engine and  fittings. !  About 100 cases of gutta percha fuse,  325,000 detonatoi'S, etc.  About 90 iron drums, used as oil  tanlcs, culverts and sewage purposes.  Two Fairbank 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  v-orUs, at the Nelson office of the company or at the offlce of the auctioneers.  Office furnishings consisting of one  roll top desk, ono J. & J, Taylor safe,  ten foot length standh.g desk, letter  presses with sin ml, olllco counter with  twelve drawers, stools, chairs, otc.  Intending purchasers may inspect any  of the above articles by consulting with  IT. Maepherson, Nelson agent, at his office in the Madden Block. Ward street.  Nelson, or with the auctioneers, or at  the works at' Five-mile Point.  TERMS.���Cash-'on purchases of $100  or under, on purchases over ?100 terms  willbd announced at time of sale with  other condition!*.  For further particulars apply to the  undersigned auctioneers, or to  M. MACPHERSOM, Madden Block, -  Agent Ontario Works, Nelson, 13. G.  W  Tho undersigned will offer as a rcwafrd for tho  recovery of the body of Leslie Wilson. t,ne 12-  >ear-old boy drowned off lhe tug  Halys  on  Handily, June 2nd, tho sum of twenty-five dollars.  DAVE CLAMCE.  Pilot Bay, Jnao 13th, 1901,  SLOGAN -JliNCTiOfl HOTEL  J. H. McMANUS, Manager  Bar stocked with best brands of wines, liquors,  and Cigars, Bear on dranghti. Large comiprfr-  Able roams.  Strst! ola��a table boa d,  GHAS.A.WATE^WIAN��GO  AUCTIONEERS.  ROOMS U and 15.      K. W. C. ifloCK, Kelson  ...���'!.-���  I  SALE OF REYNOLDS' LIABLE.  At. the close of the sale #jthe realty  and effects of the Ontario PtHder Works  the undersigned will also -H;r for sale  the Reynolds stables. Thitfifluilding is  on leased ground, with afilree yearj  lease yet to run, at a renlljof $10 p-J  month ground lease. Term-Hash.  CHAS. A. WATERMjf|& CO.,  7___.   Auctioneers, Ngflin, B. C,{  w Rf  K  ^i  rV<  Tw  KVi  -h3  ?':^  ���__S_____g_��gg____  T-^l  RnffUMGSQcxasoaii^,  /  THE TRIBMrB.: NELSON B.G., MONDAY/JUBY%4^  i^r-i*  BAM OF MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  R*-*l***T     7.000.000.00  UKDIVIDE1D PROFITS       427,180.80  '.    Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...President  Hon. Goorgo A. Drummond Vico-Prosident  B. S. Clovriton *. Goneral Manager  NELSON BRANCH  Cornor Iiaker and Kootenay Stroets.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  THE CANADIAN.  BANK-OF COMMERCE  wrru which is amalgamated  THE  BANK  OF  BRITISH -COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  ���_      -      -      $8000.000  -      -      -   $2,000,000  ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Paid-up Capital,  Reserve Fund,  IMPEHIAL BAM ^w^^^^^^g^g^gggs-r-gr-rgc*^^  OP    O-AJST-AJCXA.  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO.  Hi-finohoa In London (England) Nkw York,  Chicago, and all tho principal citlos in Canada,  Buy nnd soil Sterling Exchango and Cable  Transfers.  Grant Commorcial and Travelora' Credits,  avutlablo in any part of tho world.  Drafts Issued, Collodions Made, Eto.  Savings Bank Branch  1       OITKHKNT KATK OV INTKRK8T PAID,  STORYEXTES.  Hon, Geo. A. Cox, Robt. Kilgour,  President. Vice-President.  London Offloe, 60 Lombard Street.cB. O.  New York   Office, 16   Exchange   Place,  and Hi Brunches in Canada and tho  United SUitos.  Augustus H.irc ***iys that tho bishop  ot Winchester and the dean of Windsor were ���walking together down tho  street of Windsor one day, when- they  saw a little boy struggling to reach a  *uell. "Why, you're not tall enough, my  little man; let nie ring the bell for  you," said the bishop. ''Yes, if .you  please, sir,", said the boy modestly. So  the bishop'gave the. bell .a good pull.  '"Now, then, run ,sir���run ligo the  devil!" shrieked the boy, as he made  off as hard as he could. '  In the series ��� of debates between  Stephen A. Douglas and Abraham I*tin-  coli*. in 1S58, on one occasion Douglas  siKjeringly referred to' the fact that he  once saw Lincoln retailing whisky.  ,".Yt;s," replied Lincoln, "it is true that  the first time I saw judge Douglas I  was selling whisky by the drink. 1 was  on tho inside of the bar and the judge  whs. on the outside. I busy selling, he  busy buying." Which is about as neat  a retort as the annals of the stump  afford���rich but not malicious.  In his volume-on "Life and Sport on  the Pacific Coast," Horace Annesley  Vachell says 'that'once at a performance  ho attended, some youths were guying  , the principal character;.vto the annoy-  ar.ee of everybody else. Suddenly a man  said to them, very politely: "That lady  on tho stage is making so much noise  that wc cannot hcai what you aio saving. Hut I hope wc shall lune' the  pleasuie of listening to \om cnticisms  later, whon the act is o\ei " Silence  followed the ' ei*-**tk  ~  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed  on doposil.-..   Prosont rato  threo percent.  GRANGE  V.HOLT,  Manager Nelson Branch.  English officer, who died in India. On  learning of her loss, hor mind became  affected,' and she is still ignorant of  her father's death. The two other heirs  of tho poet are his grandson, M: Georges  Hugo, and granddaughter, Mme. Jean  Charcot, who married the son of a  well-known neurologist.  Dr. Laborde has described to the  Paris Academy of Medicine a method of  extracting teeth without pain and with  the accompaniment of sweet music. It  is the discovery of a Paris dentist. It  patient is put under the influence of  gas after his ears have been connected  with the tubes of a phonograph, which  is rolling off gay tunes. The idea of  this dentist was inspired .by the fact  that when the gas begins to act on the  patient" it generally causes terrifying  nightmares, which are, connected with  sounds in the room or on the street.  By drowning all these sounds with music such nightmares would be avoided.  Dr. Laborde suggests that this method  might be employed with beneficial effects in operations which a're conducted  under ether or "chloroform, to do away  with the risk of the after effect-of: ner-;  yous depression.'.  Capital  Rest  $2,500,000  $1,860,000  H. S. HOWL AND....;  D. It. WILKIE   K. HAY    '. President.  ..General Manager.   Inspector.  SAVINC3   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THE   CURRENT   RATE   OB*   INTEREST   ALLOWED.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  ._   Street.  ��J. M. LAY, Manager.  mm fi. CAMEBON  INSURANCE.  REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  m  9\  9\  .to  9\  9\  9}  Established In Nelson 1890.  A woman, who is ot high social distinction in Ameiica, was piescitcd to  the kaisei at some dinnei that was not  attended with io\al state She was talking to him -when she wf*s orle'ed a ta-  mous Goniaii sa'ad It was handed on  her right Jiid the Kaisei was on hci  left, winch put hei in a piediCtmont  She did not ilaio tuin he lace iiom the  em pei oi to licit* hei sell to tho sal^d  The situation was too much foi hci  The empoioi seeing the condition at a  glance looked at hei foi an instant and  laughed as he y>aio "A kaisei cai1  wait, but  i sa'l id y in not"  Victor Safe & tocX Co  J'   CINCINNATI, OHIO.  Tho largest firo nroof r-afc works'in the world.  0\o Ihrco cailoadb so'd in Kootcnaj in eight  inonth->.  Lord Caidwell, was in the habit of  using the chinch piayeis at family players. One dav h's valet came to him and  said: "J must leave votu loidship's sei-  vice at once" Why, what ha*,e >ou to  complain of?" "Nothing personally, but  your lordship will repeat every morning: 'We have done those things which  we ought not to have done.' Now I freely  admit that I have often done things  I ought not, but that I have left undone things that I ought to have done,  1 utterly deny; and I will not stay here  to hear it said."      .       .''������'���."���  According to Harper's Magazine, a  certain teacher of English in a school  of high rank in her native state, Mississippi, who in spite of her vivacity in  conversation, is, perhaps, if anything,  too fastidious in her choice of 'words,  was spending the summer at the New  York Chautauqua. Her flow of spirits  -made=her-=the==delight=of���the=diniiifi-=  table at which she was first seated, but  at. the end of a fortnight she" was moved  by her landlady to another place. A  lady from Boston who had been sitting  opposite the Southerner expressed her  regret at the change. "I am so sorry  you are going to leave, us," she said,  with warmth; "we have all enjoyed your  dialect so much."  WRITE FOR CATALOGUE AND PRICES.  P.J. RUSSELL, B. C. Agent  NELSON, B. O.  George Moore, the author and dramatist, once had a play accepted at the  Odeon in Paris. At the same time an  adaptation of "Othello" was being rehearsed there. One day Mr. Moore.called  to see the manager of the Odeon. The  doorkeeper did not know him and asked  for his name and business. "1 am tlio  English author whose play has been accepted here," said Mr. Moore; "1 wish  to see the manager." The doorkeeper  went into the manager's room and said:  "There's an English gentleman at the  door who says that you have just accepted his play, and wants to see you."  "Quito right," said the manager; "show  him In. M. Shakespeare, without doubt."  A FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  ^Windows^  INDIVIDUALITIES.  General Fitzhugh Lee  make his future home  Va., where he will enga,  has  decided to  in Richmond,  je in business.  The dowager-duchess of Abcrcorn,  who will soon enter her 90th year, can  boast of more descendants than even  ciueen Victoria could. The aueen had  74 of these surviving, while the duchess has 128.  There is great disappointment in Russia over the fact that the czarina, on  June 18th, gave birth to another daughter. This is the fourth time the hope:.;  of Russia's royal couple for a, male'heir  to the throne have been shattered by tho  advent bf a daughter. The other children of the czar and czarina, with their  time of birth, are as follows: The grand  duchess Olga, born in 1S95; grand duchess Tatiana, born in 1897; and grand  duchess Marie, born in June. 1S99.  The centenary of Victor Hugo is to  bo celebrated in France next year; but,  meanwhile", a little preliminary work  is being clone to inaugurate the group  executed by the sculptor Barrias. Victor Hugo's eldest daughter. Mile. Adelo  Hugo, is.now nearly 77 years of ago.  She was engaged to be married to au  Inside Finish  local and coastj,    '  Flooring  local and coast.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Rough and -  Dressed Lumber  of all kinds,  ir wnAT von wast ts not iw stock  WK WILL MARK IT  KOR  TOU  CALL. AND GJCT PRICEB  J. A. Sayward  n,U.L AND LAKB STRKKTS, NKC.RON  Porto Rico Lumber Go.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF  HENDRYX AND VERNON STREETS  FURNISHED HOTEL TO LET  First; class temperance house,  furnished throughout, to rent.  Property situated in a good locality.  Terms moderate.  Also,, two-story dwelling house,  corner Josephine and Silica streets.  City "water, etc. Terms $20 per  month.- :.* "-'���;���'-"  Fori urther. information  --pp-y���H. R.Cameron  AGENT.; BAKER STREET.   SHERIFFS   S'ALR  Province of   British Columbia,   Nelson,  West  .���  Kootenay, to wit:       ,  By virtue of a writ of Fiori Facias issued out,  of tho SuproM'O Court of British Columbia, at  the suit of J, C.-Drewry, plaintiff", and to me  directed again-t the goods and chattels of J. Fred  Ricchie. defendant, I have seized and taken.in  execution all the right, titlo and intere-t of tho  >aid defendant, J. Fred Ritchie, in about one  hundred-'and'-: forty-four 7 thousand and four  (114.001) shares of llw stock of the Hillside Silver  Minos, -Limited, non-personal liability, a company incorporated under iho laws of British  Columbia, with registered head olHco at Kaslo,  Britih Columbia, to recover thecsum of Fivo  Hundred and Thirty-nine dollars and ninety  cents (��539.90) amount of said writ of Fieri Facias,  and also interest on fivo hunrtr*>d and thirty-Fix  dollars and forty cents (So.'JtUO) at tbe rate of Ave  por centum per annum from r.he24th dav of May,  A.D..1901, until payment, b-'sides sheriil's nound-  igc, officer's fee*,'and all:other legal incidental  expenses; all of which I~Fho.ll oxnnse for sale, or  sufficient thereof to satisf" faid judgment, debt  and costs at the Court House, in the City of  Kaslo. British < 'olumbia, on Friday, tho 5th day  of July, A.D. 1901, at tho hour of 12 o'clock, noon.  Note.-Intending purchasers will satisfy themselves a**tointerest*! nd titlo of thesaid defendant  Dated at Nelson, U. C, 21st dav of June, 1901.  H. P. TUCK,  Sheriff of South Kootenay.  SHERIFF'S   SALE.  Province of   British Columbia,  Nolson,  Wost  Kootonay, to wit:" ~  By virtue of a wiit of Fieri. Facias is*ued out  of the British Court of British Columbia at the  suit of Bank of Montreal, plaintiff, and to mo  directed against the goods and chatte's of  Horbcrt'Suthbort, defendant, I have seized und  taken in execution all the right, titlo and inrerest  of the said -tefendant, Herbert Cuthbert, in the  mineral claim known as and called "Blend," situato on the west fork of Rover creek, and covering the grountlof tho"Paymastei-"mineral claim,  and recorded in the ofllce of tho mining recorder  for the Nelson Mining Division of tho West Kootenay District on tho 1st dayof Juno, A.D. 18l)5;  to recover the sum of Four Hundred and Ninety-  seven dollars and Twenty-seven cents (M97 ?7)  and also interest on Four Hundred and Ninety-,  two dollars and ,twenty-seven cents (S492.27) at  five per centum per aunum from the 26th day c>f  April, 1901, until payment,besides sherifFspound-  nge, officer's fees nnd all other legal incident**!  expenses;'all of which I shall expose for sale or  sufficient thereof to PatUfy said judgment, debt  and costs at my ofllce, next to the Court House,  in the City of Nelson, B. 0., on Wednesday, the  3rd day of July, 1901, at the hour of 11 o'clock in  the forenoon.     ' >  ������: NoTE.���Intending purchasers will satisfy themselves as to interest and title of thesaiddefendant.  Dated atNclson, B. C. 22rid day of June,:i901.  ���3. P. TUCK.  Sheriff of South Kootenay.  Our stock of the latest goods received from the manufacturers are here for  your inspection when you visit Nelson for the Dominion Day celebration. Don't  fail to see our stock.  Our watch and jewelry departments are at your service,  ceive prompt and careful attention. *  All watch repairing guaranteed,  as we employ none but the best  workmen.  All mail orders re-  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  to  9\  to  to  to-  9)  'jfiv ������ -**-*__P___  <  ^^���^^ ^& ��� 00 *0K0 % 0J0 ��� 000 * 0H0 * ^5? * ^^ * ^Sf * ^^ **��?_ " ^�� %0^+0&%0?-* 0i_* ���^!L^*^^ __________: t__iiii____ * ^^ *!_���_____!. t__ii_i___ ^__i______ *___!_____- ^__i_____. t__i_&. t-t^id *,2__[ t__ii_i___ *__i_ii_fc* _^^ *___���____. ^St^W  ^^���^kjfc. * ^^ a^iO^?*^^^K * ^^* ^^ " ^^* ^^ #5il_r* ^^ '^^���^^���^'^ '? * 1^*^ * 0^ * 00 * 00 ��� ^0 * 00 * ^0% ^0 * ^0* ^0 * 00 * 0t0 * ^0 * 00* g0 ��� 00 *0%  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  are always right.  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  m  to  to  THE  Mansfield Manufacturing Go.  |NELSON,  B. C.  Builders and  Contractors  Having; taken over the business of the West Kootenay Brick &  Lime Company, Limited, of Nelson, I beg: to ask fop a continuance  of the patronage whieh you have heretofore extended them. My,  aim will be at all times to supply you with our produets at lowest  possiblo prices. < Being in a position to manufacture goods ln 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 noxt season we shall be in a position to supply  these produets at reasonable rates.  - , We shall also Keep on hand  Tiles and-Cement.  a stock of Fire Brlek, Fire Clay,  Our Bricks and Lime Rock have taken the First Prizes at the  Spokane Industrial Exposition in 1899 and also this year. We also  secured prizes last year and this year for Ornamental and Building  Stone.    .'  Cancellation  NOTICE.  ok   Reservation,  District.  Kootenay  We  Builders.  are prepared to offer special rates to Contractors  and,  ERNEST MANSFIELD,  0        \  tor The Mansfield Manufacturing- Company.  Successors to  The West Kootenay Brick <�� Lime Co., Ltd  'M'OTfCEi-'heroTjy given that the reservation  ���*-\ placed on that particular parcel of land,  which may be described aa commencing: at thu  northeast corner of Township (8a) Kight A,  Kootenay District, which is also the northeast'  corner of Block 12, granted to the Nelson and  Fort Sheppard Railway Company by Crown  grant dated 8th March, 1895; thearo duo east IS  miles; thence duo south to the International  Rounnary ; Ihoi ce due west along said boundary  1G mile"; tlieuco north to the place of commencement, notice whereof was published in the  B-itish Columbia Gazette, and dated 7th May,  1890, is hereby rescinded.    '  W. 8. GORI."  'Dep'itvCommi-sionerof "jii.u- a: Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoi-iM, B. C. 23rd May, 1901.  * NOTICE   OF   ASSIGNMENT.  Notice is hereby given that Willi-*'**  Lillie and Thomas Lester L'llin.  Graham  both of the City  of Nelson, iu tho-Province of British Columbia,  trading under tho firm nnmr nnd stylo of Lillie  Brothers, Boot and Shoe Dealers, on Baker  Street, in the City of Nelson, havo by deed bearing dato of tho 3rd day of June. 1901. assigned all  their real and personal proporty. uxcoptas therein  mentioned, to Lewis A. Godbolt.of the City of  Toronto, in tho Province of Ontario, commercial  traveler, in trust for the purpose of paying and  satisfying rateably and proportionally and with-,  out preference or priority tho creditors of-tho  said William Graham Lillie and Thomas Leoter  SHERIFF-S^SALEr  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  ouldings  A-1 White  Pine  Lumber Always in  StocK.  We carry a complete stock of  Ocast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Fin-  i��h. Turned Work, Sash ami  Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention.  Porto Uico LumberCo. Ltd.  Province of British Columbia,   Nelson,  West  Kootenay, to-wit: ' _   ;      '  - By virtue of two writs of. Fieri Faciap issued  out of the supreme court of British Columbia at  the suit of tho Harvey Von Norman Company,  Limited, and-Balfour & Company, plaintiil's, and  to me directed, against tho goods and chattels of  J. A.' MacKinnon & Company,- defendants, I  have seized and taken in execution all the right  tide and intorest of the said defendant, J. A  MacKinnon, in the so-called Hampton group of  mineral claimn consisting nf tho mineral clainip  "Hampton,'' "Ethel K." "Plunger," "Camp Fire"  and "Silver Bow." all situalo up springer creel-  about'eight miles, more or Iorb. from Slocan City  and recorded in I he offlco of the mining recorder  .for the Slocan City mining division of the district of West Kootonay, to recoverr.tho sum of  thirteen hundred and eighty-seven dollars and  nighty cents (SI.W.SO), amnunt of said writs of  Florl Facias, and intorest on two hundred and  thirty-six dollars nnd twonty-sovon cents(8230 27)  at. fivo per centum per annum from the 3rd day  of January. 1001, until paymont. nnd interest on  eleven hundred und forty-four dollars and fifty-  three cents (8im.53)ttt 'six per centum per nn-  niiin-from tho 2.5th day of March, 1901, until payment, ''besides sheriffs poundage, oflicers: feos  and all other legal incidental qxponsos. All of  which I shall expos* for sale. or.Hufllciont thoreof to satisfy such judgment, dobt and costs, at  my ofllco. next to the court houso, in the city of  Nelson, B. C, on Friday, tho 21st day of June,  A. D. 1901. at tho hour of eleven o'clock in tho  forenoon.  Note.���Intending purchasers will satisfy themselves as to interest and title of the said defendant,  S. P. TUCK.  SherifTof Smith Kootenay.  Dated at Nelson, B. C. the Oth of June, 1901.  The abovo sale is postponed until Wednesday,  the 3rd day of July, at the same place and hour.  S. P. TUCK,  Sheriff of South Kootenay.  NOTICE  TO  CREDITORS.  In   the matter  of the Estato of  Marmaduke  Bennison. late of Nelson, B. C, deceased:  ' Notice is hereby given pursuantto statute that  all creditors and others having claims against the  estate of the said Marmaduke Bennison. who  died on or about the 27th day of March, 1901, are  required on or beforo the 1st day of August. 190 ,  to send by po-t prepaid or deliver to Geo. S. Mc-  Oartcr of Rovelstoke, solicitor for Albert Kdward  Bennison, tho administrator of tho estate of said  deceased, their christian andsurnames addresses  snd descriptions, the full particulars of their  claims, the statement, of their accounts and thn  nature of tho securities, if any, hold by them, a'l  duly verified.  And notion is further given that after such la��t  mentioned date tlio said administrator -will proceed to distribute the said eitato of tho deceased  among the parlies ontitled (hereto, having regard  only to tho claims of which he shtll then have  no'icc and that the said administrator will not  be liable for the said assets or any part tho-enf to  any person or persons of who��o claims notice shall  not have boon received by1 him ad tho timo of  such distribution.  Dated tho 20th day of June. A D. 1901.  GEO. S. JIcOARTER,  Solicitor fir Albert KUvard Benni*on, administrator of the estate of Marmaduke Bennison,  deceased.  P. Burns & Co.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  Hkad Office at  =^N=ELSONH3rG.=  Markets at Nelson, Rossland,  Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson  way, and Vancouver.  Trail,   Kaslo, Ymir,   Sandon,   Silverton, Ner  Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Mid  Mai! Orders Promptly Forwarded  Lillie, and the said firm uf Lillie Brothers, their'  just deb's.  The said deed was executed by thesaid Willinm  Graham Lillie and Thomas Lester Lillie to the  said Lewis A. Goibolr. on the 3 d dayof June.  ���yOl, and the said Lewi* A.. Godnolt.hai undertaken the r,rust created by the said deed. All  Eersons having claims against the said firm of  lillie Brothers or against the said William  Graham Lillio or against the ��aid Thomas Letter  Lillin are required to forward to tho said'Lewis  A. Godbolt particulars of their claims duly  verified on or before tho 10th day of Ju'y, 1 01.  And notieo is hereby pi von that after the said  10th day of July. 1901. the trustees will proceed  to distribute the as-ets of the estate among the  parties entitled thereto, having tegnrd only to  the claims of which the said Itrustees shall then  havo had notice, and that the said trustees will  not ba responsible fo- the assets or any part  thereof so distributed to any person or persons,  firm or corporation of whose debt or claini ho  shall not thon have had notice.  A meeting of the creditors will be held at tbe  ofllce of the undersigned'on Monday, the 10th  day of Juno, 1901. at the hour of 2 o'clock in the  afternoon, to decide as to tho best manner of disposing of the assets.  A further meeting of the creditors will bo held  at the samo place on the 20th day of Jul*-, at tho  hourof 10 o'clock a.m., to consider the trustees'  i-tntcment and report.  Dated this 3m day of Juno. 1901. c  GALLIHER & WILSON',  Solicitors for Trustcos.   ���K.W.C. Block. Nelson. B.C.  TRADES   UNIONS.  NELSON SOCIALISTIC EDUCA1IONAI"��  CLUB meets every Sunday at 3 o clock p.m. "  in tho Miners' Union Hall. A cordial invitation '  Is extended to every one to come and take parb ���  in discussions.   John Roberts, secretary.  T -AUNDRY WORKERS' UNION OF NELSON -  ��*l   No. 8594. A F. of L.���Meete in Miners' Union  Hall. C. P. R. "lock, corner of Baker and Stan    *  ley streets, on fourth Friday in every month ab  7:30 p.m. sharp.    Visiting members of American-  Federation cordially invited to attend.   C. Fred-   -  rick; presidont; A. W. McFee, secretary.        "       >  ELSON MINERS' UNION NO. Ul, W. F.'cf,  M.���Meet*" in-minors' union rooms, north-   ,  west cornor of Bakor and Stanley streets, every "  Saturday evening at 8 o'olock.   Visiting mem _,'-  bers welcome. M. R. Mowatt. President. .Tamo \ ...  Wilkes.   Seoretary.    Union Scai,k o�� W^.oes i ���  for Nelson    District���Per  shift,    maohine - ���  men, 83.50.- hammersmen miners. $3.25; muckers, *'  carmen, shovelers and othor underground laborers. *3 00.--,        ( y- .  RADES ANl; LABOR COUNCIL.���The regn-.^V  lar meetings of the Nelson Trades and/Labor . ,  Council .will bo held in tho miners' union hall, *  corner Baker and Stanley streets, on the flrst ind  third Thursday of each month, at 8 p. m. C. J.  Clayton.Prcs.; A. T. Curie, Sec. , P.O.'box 00.     '  rpHE regular meetings of the Carpenters' Union  -  ���*��� ��� are held on Wednesday- evening of each  week, at 7 o'clock. In the-Miners' Union rooms  corner of Baker and  Stanley streets. ' Charles  Clayton, Prosident. -Alex B. Murray, Secretary. **  ?A\  BARBERS' UNION.-Nelson Union. No. 1S6, o*  the International Journeymen Barbers On  ion of America, meets every first and third Monday of each month in Minor's Union Hall, at S.3  sharp. Visiting brothors cordially Invited to <������*&  attond. R. McMahon, president; J.'H. Mathe "^?��  son.secretary-treasurer; J.C.Gardner,recording ��� ?%>  secretary. ' \'-'"J��  LABORERS' UNION.���Nelson-Laborers' Pio-"  ���tective Union, No. 8121. A. F. of L., moots in  Miners' Union hall, C. P. R. block, corner of  I-akor and Stanley streets, every Monday evening  at 7:30 p.m. sharp. Visiting members of the American Federation cordially invited to attend.  A. .T. Curie, President. John Koberts, recording secrotary.  ���M-EL80N PAINTERS' UNION-The regular  ���*���' meeting of the Painters' Union .Is held  tho flrst and third Fridays in oach month at Miners' Union hall at 7:30 sharp. Walter B. Keo,  President; Henry Bennett, Secretary.  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS 07  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WHOLESALE AND RETAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  K. W. C BLOCK  WARD STREET  OKIHfiKH PV MATT. RBfJUHVlD OARRJCUTi  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  AKD PROMPT ATI' ��**1TT0N  ROSSUAND   EIVOIIVEBRUVa   WORKS  cunliffe & McMillan  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORB OARS, skips, c-igcs, ore bin doors, chute* nml general wrought iron work.    Our oro cars aro  the best, on th�� market     Write us for references and full partictrars.  SECONDHAND MACHINERY FOR SALE.- One ,,-foot Helton wnterwheel, width COO feet, "8 to 10"  spinal riveted pipe.   One lOxfixl'' outside pucked pluiiRor sinking pump.    Rock drills, stoping  bars, &c, &c.  C/\Kr\Dlr\N PACIFIC M-LW/IY CO.  A.VD TUB  .NELSON & FOHT SHEPP/W-* RY. CO.  COOKS' AND WAITERS' UNION-Regular  meetings every Tuesday evening at 8 30  o clock, in Miners' Union Hall, corner of Baker  and St>> nicy stroets. Visting brethren cordially  invited. Chris. Luft. presidont; H. Smelsor, financial and recording secretary.  A. No.  In the  Greets, at  William  f*\  PLA8TERERS'  UNION-The O. P. I,  ���*���     172. meets every Monday evening  Elliot block, oorner Baker and Stanley f  8 o'olock.    J.-, D.   Mover,   president;  Vice, secrotary, P. O. Box 616.  FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES  A  NELSON LODGE. NO. 38, A. F. fe A  Meets second Wednesday In eaoh mo;  Sojourning brethren^lnTltied.^--^-.  To tiik Public:  It has been decided that in future all checks  made payable to tho Canadian Pacific Railway  Company or tho Nclnon & Fort Shenpard Rall-  wav Company muct bo accepted by the bank on  which thoy are drawn, and so cortillod beforo I  ran accept in pavmotil of frolght charges.  R. W. DREW  Agent C. P. R. and N. & F. S. R.  Nolson, U. C, Juno 1.5th, 1001.  NOTICE   TO   CREDITORS.  AGENTS NORDHEY PUMPS.  STOCK  CARRIED.  P.  O.  Box  198.  THIRD  AVENUE,   ROSSLAND.  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 265,  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Office: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  TENDERS   WANTED.  The Hastinfs (B. C.) Exploration Syndie-ite,  Liniited, will consider bids for dinmond drilling  on tho Arlington mine at Erie, B. C. For full  Information call or address No. 9, K.-W.-C. block.  Nelson, B. C.  WEST TRANSFER GO.  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of  Teaming  Work.  and Transfer  Agents for Hard and Soft Coal. Imperial Oil  Company. Washington Brick, Lime & Manufacturing Company. Goneral commorcial agents  and brokors.  All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  TELEPHONE 117.  Office 184 Ba\er St.  In tho matter of tho estate of Charles Davis McKenzie, late of tlio City of Nelson, ilrltl.sh  Columbia, deceased.  N'otico is heroby glvon pursuant tn tlio  "Trustees and Executors Acl' ilint all creditors  and others having claims again-it the estate of  the mid Clmrlcn Davis Mclvot/.lo, who diod en  tho llth day of February. 11101 or required on or  beforo tho iOthday of August. I'M, to send by post  prepaid or deliver to tho undersigned, administrator of tho estate of tho said drccascd. at  Kaslo, R. C, their Christian and surnames, addresses and descriptions, tho full particulars of  their claims, thestatciiiPiitof their nccounts, and  tho nature of their securities, if any, hold by  thorn.  And further tako notice that after such last  mentioned dato tho undersigned will procerd to  distribute the sssets of the said deceased nmong  the parties entitled thereto, having regard only  to the claims of which ho shall then have notice,  and tr>at ho will not be liab'o for the said assets,  or any part theroof, to any person or persons of  whoso claims notieo shall have not been received  by him at the time of such distribution.  Dated the lilth day of Juno. 1!)01.  NEIL F. MjVcKAY,  Administrator of tho estato of the said deceased.  CITY  OF NELSON.  Notice is hereby given that tho flrst sittings of  the Annual Court of Revision of tho Municipality of the City of Nelson will be hold in Ihe  Council Chamber at tho city ofllcos,  Wednesday, tho  10th day of  o'lHock a.m., for tho purpose of  July next, at 10  larir  plaints against tho sssessriiont as made "by tho  Nelson, on  y next,  hearing com-  mado oy tho  correoting the  assessor, and  for revising and  assessment roll.  J. K. STRACHAN, City Clerk.  Nelson, B. C. May 28th, 1901.  NOTICE.  Any persons acting as trackwalkers or special  constables for the Cntmdian Pacific Railway  Company during the Trackmen's strike aro  respectfully notltled that thoy are acting against  tlio best interests of organized labor.  T. G. McMANAMON.  Organizer B. of R. T. of A.  Nolson, June 25th. 1901.  NELSON ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER No. 123  G. R. C���Meo's third Wednesday. Sojourn  ing companions invited. Georgo Johnstone.Z.; E.  W. Matthews, S. E.  NELSON AERIE. No. 22. F.O. E.-Moet second  and fourth Wednesday of each month, at  Fraternity Hall. " Georgo  Bartlett, president  John V. Morrison, seoretary.  KOOTKNAY TENT NO. 7, K. O. T. M.���  ' Hold thoir regular meetings on the first and  third Thursdays of each month. Visiting Sir  Knights aro cordially invited to attend. G. A.  Rrown, R. K.; A. W. Purdy, Com.; R. J. Steel  D. 8. C _________  '������������������'   ��� ������������������������������������������   ������     tmm**^^ma^^m^mmi^^m0l^m^^m���m  ARCHITECT.  AC. EWART���Architect.   Room 3 Abordoen  ���   block. Bakor stroot, Nolson.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER  To John J, McANrmKws or to any person or persons to whom ho may havo transferred his  interoHtin tho Black Dinmond Mineral Claim,  situato  on  thn  north sido of Boar Creek,  about throe niilos from tho town of Ymir,  lying south of and adjoining tho  Evening  Star Mineral Claim. Nolson Mining DivUion  of Wost Kootenay Dlsti ict, and recorded In  the recorder's ofllce for tho Nelson Mining-  Division.  You and each of you are hereby notified I hat I  havo oxpended Two Hundred and Twelve dollars  and Twenty-five conts ($212.25) In labor and improvements upon tho above mentioned mineral  claim in order to hold said mineral claim uuder  tho provisions of the Mineral Act. and if within  ninety days from the date of this notice you fail  or refuse to contribute your proportion of such  expenditures together with all costs of advoitls-  ing your interests in said claims will become the*  property of tho subscriber under section 4 of an  Act entitled  "An Act to Amend the Minoral  Act, 15)00." JOHN DEAN.  Dated at Nelson this 27th day of April, 1001.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER.  To Herbert Cuthbert or to any person or persons to whom  ho may have transferred his  interestin the Blend Mineral Claim, situation the west fork of Rover creek, in the Nolson mining division of West Kootctinj District, and recorded in iho recorder's ofllco for  tho Nelson Mining Division.  You and each of  you aro h*>roby notified that  wo havH exponded four hundred and cloven dollars in labor and  improvements upon the ������bovo  mentioned mineral claim in order to hold said  mineral claim undor tho provis'ons of the Mineral Act. and  if  within  ninety da\s from the  dato of this notice you fail or refuse to contribute your proportion  of such  expenditures to-  gother with all costs of advciUsing your interests in said claims will beennio tho property of  tho subscribers, under section 4 of an Aot. entitled "An Act to Amond the Miner .1 Act. WOO."  FRANK KLU-TCHER,  .T.J. MALONE.  H. G. NEEr.ANDS,  E. T. H. SIMPKINS.  Pitted at Nolson tbis 3rd day of Juno, l'JOl. T  riiMin��va*t*0+>i+a '**��SSUa WMfc_*e��  ns-r  '11  rHE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B C- MONDAY, JD1AM, 1901  X&  \hy "  X?" ���'  m&_  .^>~*  ISg-'Jj.   ���   ���  rate*-'.  1;^ 7-  |^y *  ��� T'^i'-��-     '  I Wr~  IS*-j  *  IS  ���  H_.  I*     ...  SPECIAL    THIS    WEEK  RED, WHITE AND BLUE BUNTING.  Ladies' Corset.Covers 18 cents. Ladies' Buttoned and Laced Kid Shoes,  the $3.50 line at $2.50. Ladies' Button and Laced Kid Shoes, the $2.50  line at $1.75.   No old styles.   All this spring's goods.  MUSLINS,   Etc.  A large range of Print -Patterns to  choose from, all fast colors, at 7, 0  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.  White Pique, extra quality, regular  price 30 cents, 20 cents per yard.  MEN'S WEAR.  Men's blue and black Serge Suits,  regular $15.00 line, yours at $10.  Men's Scotcli 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 Pants at $1.25, $1.50,  and $2.00.  BAKER STREET,  flELSOJ-l, B. G.  A. FERLAND  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO    219   BAKER   STREET,   NELSON.  BOOTS!       BOOTS!       BOOTSI  For a few days only we will hold.a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes.  J. A. Gilker, Proprietor  Cut Class, Royal Grown Derby  AND  ...Wedgwood...  All   Going..at  Greatly   Reduced   Prices  tt  EXCELSIOR  59  Is Our New Packag-e Ceylon Tea, having  been packed specially for ourselves in  the gardens.  *^* *       ��� c . ���    Your breakfast is never complete without a cup  of Excelsior Coffee.  Wm.   Hunter   &  Co  DID YOU KNOW  ' That we we have the best assorted stock of PURE DRUGS,  -(   ^ '       CHEMICALS,   ASSAYERS'   SUPPLIES, PERFUMES  and  DRUGGISTS' SUNDRIES in Jhe 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-bnrs=to^be.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  VIOTORIA   BLOCK  NELSON,   B. C.  xtvlxxxxxxxxxaixaz:xxxxxiiazxxzzaxxxiixxixizxz_xzxzxxxxxxxxxzxxxxzxxxxxxizxxxxiizxzxixxizxxxxx__xxxxxzi^zTK  THE   PROSPECTORS   EXCHANGE f  No."4, K. W. C. Block, NELSON, B. O.       ..'-'-��  - '��� M  Odd. Silver-Lead and Copper Minos wanted at the Exchange. g  Krt-o-Mining- Gold Properties wanted at once for Eastern Investors. g  ���������-��������������������� M  Pn.rf.lcs lmvlnif inl'iii'i" properly for Halo uro requested to h-muI 'ami'lux of tholr oro U> the K  jCxchai-ii-n '<,r eKli7-��i'i<"-   Wo donho l�� hoar from nil proHpoolorH who lmv�� proiiiiniiig minoral Jj  claim* in Hilllnh Uoliiiiilihi.  Prospectors and mining uion nre requested to mako tho Kxchaugo tholr hoadqnartors whon  in -Nuli-oii.  /H iMiinpleH Khonld be HCiit by exprosB, Prepaid.  Correspondence Fnllcitcd.  AddroxH all communications to  ANDREW  F.  ROSENBERGER,  Nelson, B. C.  Telephone  101  i.\ O. Box 700  &jTtrtztzritxzxxzxziiizzxxzzzxzxzxzxzxzxzzzxTizzzxxi7izxxi ���xrtTr.rrTTTtT.tzxxxzxxzzzxxixzxxxzzzxzxxxxxixr.czzzzii  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.  ' Jm'-.'-.rte'S and Dealers ln Shelf and Heavy Hardware. t  OUT SETTLERS'  NEW  MAPLE  SYRUP  THE   BE3��T   ZMZ-^IDIE  TH,e   SPRING'S   SYRUP   IN    QUART,    HALF   GALLON   AND  TMI&   ��r-nn GALLON    CANS.  Hoob 'o'-i Block  BBker Strpet  W��� hone 161       H. O. Be* J.76.  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  CITY tOGAL^ NEWS  A meetin-*- of the reception committee will be held this morning in the office of H. R. Cameron at 10 o'clock.  Nelson's colors: Green and white.  White is emblematic of purity; green,  of verdancy.  Alfred Jeffs and Miss Mabel Cohvell  were married on Saturday evening at  the residence of the bride's parents, by  Rev. Dr. Wright.  J. A. Gilker makes a creditable window display of men's furnishings and  the Phair hotel takes the cake for illuminated decorations.  Horn, on Sunday morning, at the  Kootenay Lake general hospital, to the  wife of captain Albert Foreland of the  steamer  Rossland,  a  daughter.  The local passenger department of  the C. P. R. should be real proud of the  way they arranged for special service  to hnndle the* yleasure seekers who  wished to t take in the celebration at  Nelson.  H. E. Haultain came in on Saturday  from the Arlington mine, Erie. He reports all construction work finished and  the tram', concentrator and Hume all  running smoothly. He left .last night  for  East  Kootenay.   -  Sheriff Tuck' on Saturday received  notice from Joseph Pope,. under secretary of state, notifying him of the commutation of the death sentence passed  upon.Frederick Collins, at present confined in the Nelson jail.   ���  H. J. Brock, the C. P. It. engineer,  -who, was in charge of the big compound  engine which.'v/ns ditched a week ago  at Cranbrook, was in Nelson on Saturday on a short vacation. He is none  the worse for his thrilling experience.  The players who will represent Nelson in the lacrosse games with Medicine  Hat and Grand Forks are: Hawkins, A;  Jeffs, Taylor, Blackwood, Thompson, C.  Jeffs, Perrier, McNichol,' Whittet,. Archibald, Clark, Fan-el' and, Rutherford  spare.'    : :..- '.' ������>    ..  \E. Mansfield, of the .'Mansfield Manufacturing Compauy, is making arrangements for the huildins'of a solid marble block on his property on Baker  street. -Tt ��� has not yet been decided  whether the building will be two or.  three stories hin-h..      ���������-'v-'.'" f'X.  A special half-mile handicap foot race  has been arranged for Tuesday afternoon at 5:45. The starting point will  be tho corner of Baker and Josephine  streets and the turning point a post  on Falls street, thence back to the starting point.   The purse will be $25.  Two firms on Baker street make notable window displays of practical and  useful articles. W, F. Teetzel &* Co.  show many articles and apparatus for  practical assaying and th'e La*.yrenee  Hardware Company show three' moit  useful articles for the modern home.  A little boy>named Quigley is up from  Northport to contest for the championship medal given for boys who can run  100 yards. He brought a letter of introduction ft> Dr. Armstrong of the  sports committee, and .the doctor will  see that he is taken care of during hie  stay with un. ���   '  William Gardner, the Kaslo man held  on a charge of assault, was brought before Judge Forin on Saturday for election. He asked for a speedy trial and  entered a plea cf guilty, when he was  further remanded till July 8th for sentence in order to allow the court an  opportunity of looking over the deposi-'  tions.  Messrs. Macdonald & Johnson, acting  for the defendants in the case of McLaren vs. Billings, have "riven notice  of appeal from the judgment of Mr.  Justice Irving, by which the plaintiff,  in a suit to establish a grub stake contract covering the location of the well-  known Yellowstone property, was given  a verdict for $10,000.  All the children who are to go on the  children's float this morning are required to be at the ��� Congregational  church at 9:30 o'clock sharp. An error  was made yesterday in, fixing the hour  at 10 o'clock, but as this will not allow  th>3~~n~e"ce~ss~an^tinte=^  sary arrangements, everyone is requested to he on hand at 9:30,  On Saturday night a sneak thief broke  into the residence of Dr. Hall, at the  corner of Silica and Hall streets, and  'stole three loaves of bread, four tins  of oysters, a number of eggs, some butter and some preserves. The provisions  were carried off in a basket belonging  to the doctor. It might not be amiss  for the police to once in a while saunter  along the residence streets of the town.  ~An accident-happened-to the circus  train j'estonla:*- afternoon as it was  coming into the city over the Nelson  & Fort Sheppard road, but it will not  interfere with the performance or streat  parade today. The accident was caused'  .by the breaking of a'flange on the second cnK-.from^the engine and resulted  in several cars loaving-the rails. None  of (.he ���inimals wore injured, but it tool-  several jiours to cjeai* the track.  The Nelson Cigai'makers' .Union on  Saturday elected the following officers:  O. "VV. Terry, president; A, Zelanzny,'  vice-president; T. Lorang, financial and  corresponding secretary; Isadore Ju-  mer, treasurer; W. H. Croger, 'recording  secretary; C. Schnoeder, sergeant-at-  arms; E. Schnoeder, J. Thelin and A.  Zelazny, members of the board of trustees, and 0. W. Terry, W. H. Croger  and E. Schnoeder. members of the  finance committee.  So far the police have failed to apprehend the person or persons implicated in the turning of the railway  switch at Cranbrook, and it is not now  regarded as likely that any arrests will  be made, The police have their suspicions ns to one of the guilty parties,  but since the occurrence they "have not  been able to secure any trace of the  man wanted. The fireman on the  wrecked engine is certain that he saw  the man suspicioned in the railway yard  on the night of the' accident, but since  then he has completely disappeared.  F. Ffolliett of Guthrie ��-- Company,  St. Paul, is now in East Kootenay laying out the work for une construction  of theBritish Columbia Southern road,  which is to connect tho Crow's Nest  coal fields with the market south of  th��j international boundary. Brecken-  ridfee & Lund already have a flyc-mile  piece of this work, and W. P. Tierney  and W. C. McLean are now on their  way to Jennings, Montana, in answer to  a summons from Mr. Ffolliett, and expect to take over a piece of it. Thero  are, all told, about 75 miles of the road  to be built on this side of the boundary, and it is expected that Nelson wholesale houses will get a considerable portion of the trade in furnishing the supplies needed.  At the eleventh hour last night the  local C. P. R. passenger traffic department awoke to the fact that a special  train service would have to be run to  bring in people from Slocan Lake points.  A train will be run out of Nelson this  morning and will be back by 1 o'clock.  Among others it will bring the members of the football club of Slocan.  Peter. McVeagh, the railroad contractor, is up from Victoria. He reports  everything quiet at the Coast, with little in sight except the government  ���bridge across the Fraser river at New  Westminster and the city work in Victoria. A rumor is current that the C.  P. R. have made a deal for the Dunsmuir railway and coal interests.  The principal events in connection  with the regatta today will be the final  heats in the junior and senior four-  oared races. In the former the Nace  and Pullen crews will come together,  and in tlie latter'the Winter and Thomson crews, the first mentioned being the  winners in the trial heat with the Hedley crew on Saturday, and the Thomson  crew the holders of the bye. These heats  will be rowed early in the afternoon.  The Tribune timidly suggests that the  city come to the: aid of the tramway-  company .in a way,that will meet with  the approval of every progressive citizen. The 500-odd incandescent lights  strung on the streets by the decoration  committee should be maintained there  permanently; and the tramway company  paid' $100 a month for furnishing1 the  electric "juice" to keep them burning  on Saturday nights ana state occasions.  A meeting' of. the directors of the  Edgewood Dairy Company was held on  Saturday evening for the purpose of  considering the matter of clearing the  company's property, in Fire_'. Valley,  when the president of the company was  authorized to let contracts for the clearing of 240 acres, work \ipon which will  be started'.this;.week/.; As the clearing  progresses -the necessary buildings for  the dairying business will be erected  and an early start made in the supplying of the Kootenay with the dairy products, which at present are imported  from the United 'States.  PERSONAL  Fred Adie of Lardo is registered at  the G.u'een's.,  G. H. Ehrenzeller and L. Beer of  New York are stopping at.the Phair.  Mark Mr.nleyJ of Slocan and J. R.  Parker of. Rossland are at the Queen's.  John Mc Kane and J. C. Drewry. of  Ros**land and John-.'-L. ��� Rettalack of  Spokane are among the. mining, men  at the Phair. -   ���   ���     *��������� ��� . .-   .  James Shiell of Fire'-'Valley, L. Le-  vosque and Ed-Farrell of Robson, A.R:  Esnouf of Forty-nine creek, and Archie  McDonald of Sand'on' are at the Madden.  "Jim" McLean, shift1 boss at the North  Star-mine'at Kimberley,''is In Nelson  for the.purpose of taking in the celebration- and of--paying--a visit to his  brother," W. 'A.n.McLean. He says the  North Star -is shipping at the rate of  forty tons per. day.  Mining Records,  Three new locations were recorded  at the Nelson record office on Saturday:  The Crescent,- two and a half miles  southwest of Erie, by W. P. Gunnip; the  Woodburn, between the north and- east  forks of the Salmon river, by Martha  Collins and D. Boyer; ajid-the Walla  Walla,' on the west fork of Kokanee  creek, two miles up from Morin creek,  by Henry- Reichart. ...  "Certificates of. work "were granted to  J. F. McKay on the Last Chance, arid  to M. C. Monaghari on the Montague.  :==Tjvo^bills^of=salef=w.er.e^recorded.^=In=  one, H. Weid.emann ,'for the sum of $50  transferred to" Richard Pape the Red-  land and Hyland' mineral claims. The  properties are located on the south side  of Kootenay river, three-fourths of a  mile below the Paradise claim. In the  second bill of' sale J. C. Spellman of  Rossland transferred to Martin Salmon,  also of Rossland a two-thirds interest in  the Farnham mineral: claim on Wild  Horse creek.  Trail's First' Civic Election.  On Saturday colonel E. S. Topping  was elected mayor of Trail by acclamation, which was a deserved honor. The  following named were nominated for  aldermen: Noble Binns. James Paterson Byers, Charles Atkinson McAnally,  Albert Jenkins, George A. White, Daniel  Bowen Stevens, William John Fumell,  Alexander Hector, James Dawson and  Alexander E. Steele, The election will  be held next Saturday. Robert Perdue  is returning officer. Of the nominees  for alderman, "Jim" Dawson is well-  known in Nelson, as he.was in business  here for a number of years.  School Board Election.  Nelson witnessed its last school election as a rural district on Saturday  morning, when an election was held to  fill a vacancy on the school board caused  by the retirement ot trustee- George  Johnstone. There were just seven persons present at the nominations, including the present members of the  school board, and when it is added that  this attendance represents an increase  of 50 per,cent over the usual attendance at such jneetings a very good idea  may be had of the interest which the  people of Nelson take in their schools.  T*--o nominations were n*ade. Dr.  Arthur nominated George Johnstone, the  retiring trustee, for re-election, and F.  Irwin nominated Dr. Hall. There were  the elements here for a contest, but a  contest of this kind was just what the  eld trustees desired to avoid, as two  of them were billed to play lacrosse in  the afternoon, which they did not propose to miss for all the school el actions in the world. They accordingly  put their heads together in order to  TELEPHONE 27  E3I.    B"yEI?,S   <fe   GO.  PAINTS, OILS AND GLASS.  GARDEN   TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS  POULTRY  NETTING  Store, Corner Bakor and Josephine Stieo  RUBBER AND COTTON HOSE.  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company   and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  iTEIaSOlSr  STORES   AT  KASLO  SAis-riDonsr  find a way out of the difficulty which  threatened, and in the end it was decided that the proposers of the two candidates should toss a coin and the man  losing withdraw his candidate. Dr. Arthur was elected to name the coin as  it spun in the air, but he got off wrong  and his candidate lost the election, Dr.  Hall being declared elected for the remainder of the term, which expires at  the close of the current year.  The Contract Was Let  On-Saturday, the last working day in  the provincial financial year, a contract  was.let,for a government building for  Goat River mining division. It is to cost  $1500 and ; will be erected at Crestonr  Tne. contractors are.McGhie & Daggett,  and a certified check is up for the faithful carrying out of the contract.  BUSINESS   MENTION.  Extra  THE WORLD'S GREATEST     THE BIG M0R/\L SHOWS  For Sale or Rent.���-Piano at the  Old Curiosity Shop.  For   sale���Ranch    on   Kootenny  river, Improved,   Inquire W. 1\ Robinson.   7    .  To   Let���Furnished front  room,  with or -without hoard.   .Apply four, doors abuve  City Hall,. Victoria stroet.  For Lease���-Palace hotel, Sandon,  B. C. Furnished throughout. For par.icu'.ars  apply to Mrs. A. Eagan, aandon.  To rent���Office in the Turner-  Bo**cke block, corner Ward 'and Bakor. Apply  to John A. Tumor  Wanted���Smart     salesgirl     for  Monday and Tuesday of next -week. A. ply to J.  A. McDonald's fruit Ptore, Baker street.  Japan Tea of all kinds to suit  your taste. Sun Cured, Spider Leg, Pan Fired'  in bulk.or packages.   Kootenay Colfee Co.  To   Let���A   7-room    house   on  corner of Victoria and Hendryx streets. All  modern conveniences. Apply J. Coxhead, Cedar  street.  Furniture,     pianos    safes,    &c.,  moved carefully at reasonable rates. "Apply J. T.  Wilson. Phone 270, Pro -eer's Second Band Store,  Ward Street.  Gold,  copper, silver,  lead  mines  and prospects wanted. Send report and samples  to the Proaoectorfl' Kxchange, Nelson, B.- (J.,  Room 4, K. W-C Block.  D. J. Robertson & Co., Furniture  dealers, undertakers and embalmers. ��� Day^ telephone No. 293, night 'phone 207. Next new post  office building. Vernon stieet. Nelson.  For.comfort and convenience go  to the Ice Cream Parlors of J. A. -McDonald,  Baker street, where every attention and requisite is supplied.  Any kind of help furnished free,  Apply,-wrilo. telegraph, or telephone Western  Canadian Kmployment Ofllce, Nelson, 11. O.  Telephone 270.  Free milling gold.properties.   We  are anxious to securo a few free millln**; gold properties at once.    The Prospectors   Kx  Ncl-on, B. C. Room 4. K-W-C Block.  That fine blend of Ceylon Tea we  are selling at thirty cents per pound is giving  the best of satisfaction to our many customers.  Kootenay Coffee Co. .  '  Scotch Collies ��� Pups for sale.  Color, sable; ago. 2 months; thoroughbred; parents registered; price, 815 each. ^Two spayed  " " '        "~       in'.  Monday,  " PKUFORSIANCKS  AT   2:30  AND  S  P. "Mi.'  300     Performing*  Animals    SOCC  TRAINED  ELEPHANTS      TRAINED   ZEBRAS  '  TRAINED  SEALS M  TRAINED MONKEYS     TRAINED PONIES     TRAINED GOATS   #'  TRAINED  DOGS      TRAINED   ELKS     TRAINED   PIGS    -     Of  20     Funny   Clowns     20 ,|  SEE THE BIG NEW SPECTACULAR STREET PARADE MONDAY MORNING  THE   ONLY   BIG   SHOW   COMING  NEW   FEATURES NEW   ACTS  bitches,  $12 eac  B. C*  AddreuP:   Poctoiiice,  lu-ie.  We have Indian, Ceylon hikI  China Teas in great variety, choicest q"ality.  We make a specialty of blending teas and skII  them in any quautity at lowest, rates. Kootonay  Coffee Co ",  PioneerJJhopJrlou'-ie���.Toli^Sppnr.  proprietor. Opposite Quron'.- Hotel. Bauer street.  Nelson. Open rin-y a il night IjiiiicIiiiH a Kpeu-  ialty. Picui'and truve'ln*-1 parlies supplied on  shortest notice.  Notice to contractors and others���  General laborers, gardeners; rock men, etc, will  be furnished froe of charge t,o all per-ons requiring help of this kind by applying to I he f-ecrotarv.  Nelson Laborers' Protective Union, Box 237,  Nelson, B. C. _. -   ~ ~ NOTICE."  Notice is heroby given that I intend to apply  at tho next regular silting of the board of licuin-o  commi'Bionei-H for thocliy or Nelson, to bu held  after tho t xpirtitlon of thirty days from the dale  hereof, for a transfer of tho .ruluil liquor licunto  now held by mo for (ho promises known as tho  Glue Pot Saloon, situated on the west half of Lot  4, Block 2, Hubdlvixioti ot lot bu, Not��oi>, tu William Wulmsley and James Howos.  Wit-ins*: .���'.-��� THOMAS SPROAT.  T'tQMAS M.vV/AKD  na.ted this 28Uv*day of Juno. 1901....  A GOOD COMPANY TO MUfcE IN  A3 THE. FOLlOWiNC LETTER WILL TESTIFY.  NELSON; June 29th,* 1901.���H. Allen-  berg, manager Equitable Life Agency,  Spokane, Washington���Dear Sir: I  have just received from W. E. Ellis,  your general agent, a check for $2500  iri settlement of policy on the life of  my ���' deceased husband, and desire to  thank you and the Equitable Life Assurance Society for the prompt manner  in which you have settled this claim,  as my husband only applied for * this  policy on January 3rd of this year,' only  paying one premium, Your promptness in adjusting this claim is certainly very commendable, a.nd I shall  be pleased to speak favorably of the society to anybody seeking life assurance.  Yours very truly,       MARY. J. BARRY.  $3500 PROPERTY for $200 cash and  tpo-JUU -{52700 on terms to suit purchaser.  Grounds ] 20x100 feet. House with 6 rooms,  bathroom, p��iucry, closets, etc.; large kitchen  range and all modern conveniences; 3 years  insurance included. Also, lot 50x120 feet on  ��Mill-3treefc-for-$250f���Apply^      ;        .  STRAGHAN  BROTHERS  =PI,l7MBERSf=  Ward Bros,  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  in (Bogustown) Fairview Addition. -  Office on  Bakor Strooc, west of Starjloy Sl.rootj  NKLSON.  R.B. REILEY  (SUCCESSOR TO H. D. ASHCROFT)  BLACKSMITHS   AND    WOOD   WORK*..*  EXPERT HORSESHOEING.  The above is only a sample of the letters received by the- Equitable Life for  their quick settlement of claims. Their  records show that over 77 per cent of  their losses last year were paid within 24 hours after proofs of death were  received hy the company. A policy in  the strongest company in the world  with such a record is certainly a good  investment. .W.rE. Ellis of this city is  general agent for Eastern B.ritis,h Qq-.  lumbia.  Special attention Riven to M kinds of repairing  and onflGotn work from o'.jaide polnta. Heavy  bolta made to riMnr on r-hor' nnt'cie.  PATRONIZE YOUR  FRIENDS  During the Days of the Celebration  The following-named hotels and rcsi-nurant** in  Nelson are worthy the pat,ronat*o of oi-(-aniz_d  labor und are among the oest in lhe town :  GRAND  CENTRAL HOTEL,  Corner Vernon and "Ward Streets.  BARTLETT HOTEL,  Josephine Street.  TREMONT HOTEL,  Baker Street,  near Hall.  SILVER KING HOTELj  Baker  Street, near Ward.  LAKEVIEW HOTEL,  Corner Vernon and Hall Streets.  SHERBROOKE HOTEL.  :   ���    Baker Street, near C. P. R. Depot.  DELMONICO  RESTAURANT,  R. Hurry, proprietor, Baker Street.  FOUNTAIN CAPE.  George   Paquin,   proprietor,   Baker   St.  All tho above employ whito help exclusively.  J. P. FORESTELL,  Secretary Cooks'and Waiters' Unio j.  D0M8NI0N DAY  DECORATIONS  Colored Lamps   25c.  Kootenay Electric Supply  & Construction Go.  LigOOR DEPARTMENT  FOREIGN LIQUORS  A very full line of the=ei including- several reserved brands o" hand. Shit ments for Kootenay  .-ire niuile from Vio'oria. Additions to our stock  are heinjjr continuously received by sailing vessels  via Capo Horn.       .  CANADIAN LIQUORS  A staik of these embracing the leading brands  is carried at Nelson : thereby enabling quick deliver.)-to Kootenay buyers.  ANHKUSE1W3USCH Beer and BUDWEISER  Beer carried in stock at, NeUon.  R. P. RITHET & CO., Lid,, VICTORIA. B.C.  A.  B,   GRAY,  Nelson,  P. O. Box 521. Kootenny Ttcprosontativo.  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  V     LAND SURVEYOR  ���    Oo��nar victoria and Kootonay Stroalin.  P. O.EoxiS9, TBIiBPHONHHO ��j

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