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 Mineral Produotlon of British Columbia In 1900
$16,407,645
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Mineral Production of Kootertay \t\ 1900
$10,562,032
NINTH YEAR
NELSON, B.C., SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1901
FIVE CENTS
HCW  NELSON  MISSED  IT
WERE   ANXIOUS   TO   BUY   NEW
DENVER LOTS.
But Did Not Give Their Agent Sufficient Scope and so He Failed
to Get Them.
Thursday's sale of town lots in New
Denver recalls the stirring'times in the
spring of 1S'92 when the lots in that
townsite were first ordered for sale by
tho government, and when New Denver
was looked-upon, as the coming .center
fi, of-the Slocan, .which was soon to have
'a population.'.equal'.to that of the Colorado city after which it was named.
New Denver.was first known as Eldorado, but by the time the government
was ready to rope in real estate investors the name had been changed to New
Denver.     Nelson   was   not   much   of   a
[' place in point of size at this time, but
its' people thought they saw a chance
to make a turn over in the.government
sale of New Denver lots and accordingly
they held a meeting in the Hudson Bay
store to determine upon a line of action. This was attended hy John A.
Turner, who at the time was manager
for the Hudson Bay Company in this
city, A. H. Buchanan, manager of'the
Bank of Montreal. Mr. Daly, who- was
then manager of the'Bank of British Columbia, F. W.'Valleau, who is at present
mining recorder for the Oniineca district, Leonard Craig, Harold Selous,
Claiide Hainber, H. B. Ashby, D. B. Bogle, and others who havesinco been forgotten in the changes whicli time has
.wrought. As a result of the meeting it
was decided to send H. B. Ashby to New
■Denver.--to.■'.represent', the Nelson purchasers. There was quite a discussion
as to whether the agent should be y.iid
a lump sum or "a consideration upon
sales ior his serviceSj hut in the end
Mr. Ashby had his own way and a commission upon purchases was decided
upon. The only thins remaining to be
done was to place a limit upon the price
of the lots beyond which the agem
should not go. It was generally.agreed
that tlie agent should have plenty o:
scope and a limit of ?250 per lot was
named more- as a matter of form than
anything else.' Mr. Ashby attended tlio
sale; hut did not succeed in, landing a
single lot -for.,.his 'principals,' as every
•-'"•Jet which he considered desirable was
run up 'away beyond his limit, some
of them going as high as ?G0. As a
result, many of the intending Nelson
purchasers were mad with Ashby for
not getting them in on the ground flooi
■ of New Denver's prosperity and Ashby
was fully as mad with himself for having insisted upon a commission upon
purchases instead of a straight amount,
for expenses. , Reference to' the.- prices,
bid at the first sale will-not come amiss
in comparison with the prices realized
on Thursday for some of the same lots
upon which those who bid them in' h.
the first instance did not complete theii
purchases. It will show that those" whe
neglected'to meet either their ■deferred
payments and their taxes came out muel
better than those who did, even afte;
their loss by the forfeiture of their firs'
0 payment has been taken'into.; account ,
The  price realized . at  Thursday's  sal-
for the 19 lots sold was ?2195, wherea.
the same lots at the sale of 1892 wero
==run=up=to=?673Qf==with=one-third=pais'=
down, which amounted in itself to more
than the total amount bid on Thursday.
At Thursday's sp.le Messrs. ■ Gethin**-
& Henderson secured lots 1 and 2 in
block G for $210, while nine years before they had-bid $455 for the saiu*-
property. Donald McLachlin also made
money by waiting,'as he get lot 4 in
the same block for $105, whicli he had
previously bid $325 for. The lot next
to this was bought in by Henry Stege
for $105. It was originally purchased
by John R. Cook, one of the pioneers of
the Toad Mountain camp, for $430.
Among the other old-timers whose
names appear in the original list of
• pui-chasers whose lots were offered for
sale on Thursday were colonel Wharton,
whose advent into the Slocan was heralded as the sign of rapid advancement.
He was associated with J. R. Cook and
F. T. Kelly in his purchases. They bid
in lots at $1370 in 1892 which this week
sold for $515. To Robert E. Lemon, the
present warden of the provincial jail,
belongs the honor of having paid the
highe'st price for any single lot at the
original sale. He wanted lot 12 in block
12 and wanted it badly, so that the
price did not cut much figure. He bid
it in at $675 and on Thursday Harry
Sherran got the lot for one bid over the
upset pf $105, Of aU the lots sold on
Thursday there was but one on which
the government came out ahead. This
was lot 10 in block 14. It was the cheapest lot-sold in 1892, bringing but $110,
or but $5 more than it brought this
week.  '
Tne Tuhsrculosis Congress
LONDON, July 2G.—At the final meeting of the tuberculosis convention under
the presidency of lord Derby resolutions
were adopted in fa,vor of legislation toward suppression of expectoration in
public places and recommending notification of the proper authorities in
cases of phthisis, and the use of pocket
spittoons, asserting that these sanitary
provisions would be indispensable in order to diminish tuberculosis. A resolution was adopted expressing the opinion of the congress that the health officers should continue the effort to prevent the spread of tuberculosis through
milk and meat, and that as a doubt
concerning human immunity from bo
vine tuberculosis, raised by Dr. Koch,
was of vital importance to the public
health and the agricultural interests of
the country, the government should Institute a rigid inquiry into the identity
of human and bovine tuberculosis. Other
resolutions passed indorsed the educational work of the national societies
toward the prevention of tuberculosis
and invited legislation in support of
this work. The appointment of a permanent international committee to collect evidence, publish literature and recommend means for the prevention of tuberculosis was advocated. The members
of t.he committee are to be named by the
various governments from national societies.
A NEW TROTTING RECORD
The Welcome Rain,
WASHINGTON, July 26.—The past 24
hours probably have been the most favorable to, the states of the corn belt
since the existing hot wave began nearly 40 days ago. - Rains generally, light in
amount have fallen in Western Kansas,
Western Nebraska, Southwestern Missouri, Central Missouri, Arkansas and a
little in Oklahoma, and the prospects
seem to be favorable for a continuation
tomorrow of more numerous showers in
the section covered by these states and
territories. On Sunday showers are
looked for . in Northern Illinois and
Northern Indiana. Still there has been
no general, rain of which the crops stand
in so much need and there are no immediate prospects of any.
through Trains to Nelson.
SPOKANE, July 26.—It was officially
announced yesterday that the passenger
trains on the Kootenay- Valley railroad
would be discontinued August 1st. Passenger service north from Northport
will be resumed and passengers from the
Kootenay country will be forwarded by
way of Nelson. Nelson will thus have a
through service from Spokane ; instead
of the mixed train which is'now run
from Northport to "Nelson arid other
British Columbia points. This service
was in effect once before, but for some
reason was discontinued by the com-:
pany. - The patrons of the ■ road have
ever since been clamoring for its re-establishment.
ORESOEUS; ON BAD TRACK, DOES
A MILE IN 2:02 3-4.
Nearly Ten Thousand People Witness
the Performance of the Matchless Stallion.
MANCHURIAN INSURRECTION
• Entire Province in Revolt.
VICTORIA, July 26.—Advices by the
steamer Duke of Fife from the Orient
included details of the uprising in Manchuria. • Refugees from the affected district aro reaching Chee Foo and the
Japan Mail says -they report the whole
province -of Shing King in' a state;-of
' iusurr.eution. Rebels are pillaging, burning and killing around Moukden. All
the villages and harnjets have been
burned and hundreds of tho inhabitant*;
.who offered resistance havo been killed.
The Russian forces are insufficient to
maintain order in Southern Manchuria.
At Nan Tung, in the, southeast of Shing
King, the insurgents are daily developing strength. They now number several,
thousand and. have .possession of' Kiu-
lien Ching, as well as Nan Tung.. The
effects of the disturbance are felt even
in Wiju, beyond, the Manchurian frontier. The Russian garrison in 7 Fen
Chang does not seem sufficient to cope
with the movement and reinforcements
will have to' be sent from -Port Arthur
.or Moukden, an operation requiring
time. A great number of Chinese, men
and women,- are reported to have .fled
from Ta Tung to Chee Foo,.the insurgents /having brought the former place
within the sphere of their operations.
^Jie=i*ising^in^the=neighboi*hoo.di_of=Een=
Chang. Tien is continually gaining
strength and it is believed' that there
is practically no' government in Manchuria. The Chinese insurgents crossed
the border, but were driven back by tho
Korean troops, the Chinese, losing 12
men. The number of men assembled at
Nan Tung is some 3000 and the inhabitants of Yalu are much perturbed, being
apprehensive of an insurrection across
the Yalu. This intelligence suggests
that there are two bodies of insurgents.
Fugitives arriving in Chee Foo give serious accounts of the sta.te of affairs.
They represent the whole of Shing King
as in a state of unrest, even to the gates
of Moukden. They declare that Russia
has not sufficient force to preserve order. The, Japanese consul at Chee Foo
in his report to the government states
that the pirates who recently appeared
along the coast of Shan Tung and Lia
Tung were pursued by a Chinese government transport and a number of
them were decapitated by the kao tai
of Chee Foo, and in conseauence these
places were liberated from practical depredations. The Russians have dispatched a force from Hai Chang to attack the
insurgents. .News was also received that
an organization called the Valage Union
-ienchuan Hai, have risen in five districts lying north of Pao Ting Fu. The
French troops have discovered that the
insurgent forces who now .have, their
headquarters at Yen Chew number 20,-
000, mostly disbanded soldiers and Box-
London Drenched.
LONDON, July 26.—A thunderstorm,
accompanied by hail and incessant lightning, raged for- a couple of hours in
London this afternoon. The streets were
turned into rivers. The water, overflowing the sidewalks, entered dwellings
and poured down every opening. The
underground railroad was flooded and
trains were stopped. The storm flooded
Mrs. Langtry's new theater, the Imperial. A number of public buildings were
damaged. The crops in the country surrounding London were laid low and the
telegraph wires torn down. Several suburban transportation lines were temporarily blocked as a result of the downpour, the water in some cases reaching
over the footboards of the trains.
CLEVELAND, July 26.—Amid the enthusiastic cheers of nearly 10,000 people Cresceus, the world's champion trotting stallion, again demonstrated that
he is the "peer of all trotters, by trotting
a mile this afternoon over the Glenville
track in 2:02 3-4. This establishes a
new world's trotting record for both
sexes, replacing the former world record
of 2:03 1-4 held by The Abbot. Owing
to the heavy rains of last night the
track was not in the best of condition
today and it was about 6:30 p. m. before
the track was deemed to be in sufficiently good shape to warrant making
the attempt. At that time the sun's
heat had been replaced by cool breezes.
Even then there were few horsemen
who looked for a mile better than 2:05.
After having been given several preliminary miles, George Ketchum came
out with the stallion to attempt what
seemed an impossible feat. Ketchum
nodded for the word on the third score,
the horse trotting like a machine. Accompanied by a runner, the chestnut
cstallion fairly flew to the quarter, the
timers' watches registering just 30 seconds. As Cresceus swung into the back
stretch he was joined by a second runner and although many predicted, that
the footing was such as would retard
his speed, he reached the half in 1:01.
As the time was' hung out the immense
crowd broke out in cheers. The three-
quarter Dole was reached in 1:31 3-4,
and as the great stallion trotted into
the stretch! a'runner on eithe*-.side. his
frictionless, machine-like stride was
fairly eating up the distance. Never
once faltering, notwithstanding the terrific clip, he fairly flew to the wire, not
being touched once by the whip, his
sole urging being the driver's voice and
the thundering hoof beats' of the accompanying runners.. As the time for the
mile was anounced, 2:02 3-4, and the
immense crowd realized.that-a new record had been established Ketchum-and
his favorite stallion received an ovation
such as has been seldom witnessed on a
race track. Thousands of enthusiastic
people rushed on the track.
A Rich Strike in the North.
SEATTLE, July 26.—The steamship
Nome City arrived yesterday morning
from Nome. Passengers report a rich
strike, in the Fairhaven district, 90 miles^
north of Nome, and-say a stampede has
occurred from Nome. The Bluestone
district is still frozen and it will be.some0
few weeks before miners will be : able
to commence sluicing. The Kougarock
district is also backward and 1500 men
are in Teller City waiting for the season to open. Over half a million dollars
has been sluiced from winter ; dumps
near Nome. ; ..
A report came by the Nome City that
the British steamship Buckingham is in
trouble- at St. Michael, -having been
jammed in the ice, but the extent of the
-damage-is. not-known The-J-ransport
of the Oriental liners. The Pacific Coast
Company is negotiating with the Northern Pacific committee for the purchase
of the City of Seattle. Tho deal will
go through.
Papal Candidates.
ROME, July 26.—Although the pope
is in excellent health, the feeling prevails at the Vatican that a meeting of
the college of cardinals cannot be far
off, and it is no secret that the candidates to the papacy are making elaborate preparations for this conclave. One
of the chief characteristics of the next
conclave, according to' a high prelate,
will be the large number of candidates
for the chair of St.'Peter. A first scrutiny is expected to show six or seven-
cardinals favorites ■ for the pontificate!:
Those who are well, informed anticipate
a deadlock, and the ultimate selection
of. an outsider, who-has not yet been-
mentioned.
NOT GUILTY THE VERDICT
FAMOUS FOSBURG CASE ENDS IN
ACQUITTAL.
Zealous Detectives Working on a False
Theory Doubly Wounds a
Stricken Family.
Cincinnati Blaze. , ^
CINCINNATI, July "26.—The building
at Richmond and Carr streets occupied
by the Barnett Carriage Company was
destroyed by .fire at midnight; " loss,
$75,000.        '•--
RECATTA GOMES TO NELSON
A  H  BUCHANAN; ELECTED VICE-
PRESIDENT.
Junior Fours Was Protested on'Account
of Vancouver Fouling—Will-Be    \
Rowed?Over.
SHAWNIGAN LAKE, July 26.—To A.
H. Buchanan, Nelson; Nelson has been
unanimously selected as-the place for
holding next year's regatta of the North
Pacific Association - of Amateur Oarsmen. You are elected vice-president of
the association.   Boys feeling well.
-    ' i   N, S. FRASER.
FIRST REPORT OF RACE.
VANCOUVER, July 26i—Junior fours
won . by Portland, Vancouver . second,
Nelson third. Protest entered on account pf Vancouver fouling, and the race
will be rowed  over. ,
ASSOCIATED  PRESS REPORT.
SHAWNIGAN LAKE!, July 26.—Junior
single sculls "won by Glbs's'rbf Portland."
Victoria' man supposed.' to have upset,
as launch is towing boat. back.
Junior fours—Portland first, by one
length; Vancouver second, Nelson third.
Portland was but half a length in the
lead, followed by Victoria, Vancouver,
and Nelson. It was a close race. The
junior fours has been protested, and the
judges have decided that it would have
to be rowed over again on account of
the Vancouver crew fouling.
RAILWAY-RATE GRIEVANCES
Seward is in distress and will have to
be towed to Puget sound. Her boilers
gave, out and it was found•'. impossible
to make repairs in the north. The transport Warren was to start from Nome
with the Seward in tow 'on July -16.
Both vessels unloaded cargoes for the
government and are well on the way to
'this city.
The steamer Ruth, which was crushed
in the ice in Golivan bay in June, is
coming to Seattle in tow of the steam
schooner Brunswick. The Ruth is badly
damaged. Hor propeller and .rudder, were
nipped off in the ice and a hole punched
in her hull, She will be repaired on the
Sound.
Mellen Did Not' Resign.
NEW YORK, July 26.—President Mellen returned west last night. The Boston Newa Bureau says: The fact that
Mellen did not submit his resignation
at the meeting of directors has occasioned no little surprise in railroad circles. It is understood president Hill
had already made plans to have Lamont
succeed to the presidency, ' but J. P.
Morgan decided that the present officers
were entirely satisfactory and refused to
accede to the wishes of Mr, Hill, The
Union Pacific interests strongly supported Mr, Mellen, Of the presents-Northern
Pacific board Bacon, Steele; Rea, Thomas and Mellen are regarded.*.!*-* Morgan
representatives, while- Lamont, Baker,
James and Kennedy are looked upon as
representatives of Lamont. Baker, Kennedy and James are looked upon as representatives of Hill. James Stillmah,
William Rockefeller and E. H. Harriman can be depended upon to stand together,
Steamship Deal.
Seattle, July 26.—A big steamship deal
is about to be consummated. It is
known positively that a committee representing the Northern Pacific railway
has purchased the Oriental liners Tacoma, Victoria, and Olympia, operated by
Dodwell & Co. under the name of the
North Pacific Mail Steamship Company,
also'the Dodwell steamer City of Seattle of the Lynn canal fleet. The Dod-
wells will for the present act as agents
for the Northern Pacific in the operation
To" Be Heard at Rossland.
The following letter; was handed The
Tribune yesterday by secretary Swannell of the Board of Trade.' Those Who
understand it will knowHwhat it means,
and those who do not understand it will
only know that Rossland, and not Nelson, is the center where railway-rate
-grievances=are^heard^and=adjustedr:====="=
OFFICE OF THE . COMMISSIONER
ON RAILWAY RATE GRIEVANCES,
Windsor, July 20— To the Secretary of
the Board of Trade, Nelson—Dear Sir:
I shall hold an investigation into the
question of railway-rate grievances in
your district during the month of August. I shall inform you of the date of
the investigation when my western itinerary in definitely arranged, The investigation will be held in the Board of
Trade rooms in Rossland. I trust that
you will be able to give the matter such
currency in your district as will insure
the fullest presentation of information
bearing on rate grievances. I would
suggest that your association should
have a written statement prepared outlining in detail the grievances complained of by your members. This statement would be submitted before mo at
the meeting in Rossland by a represen-
tive or representatives of your association, or it might be forwarded to me in
Rossland, care of the secretary of the
Board of Trade. I desire to consult your
convenience in the matter, I may say,
also, that if any of your;members or
other parties concerned desire to see me
privately In regard* to rate complaints,
I shall be pleased to-make arrangements
for this.   Yours truly, .    '       - -
'   S. IJ. M'LEAN,
Commissioner on Rates.
There will be a special meeting of the
Board of Trade on Thursday night at
8:30 o'clock to consider the above letter.
Mining Records.
Tliero wnre but threa location** recor-lad
at the Nelson record oillec ynslcrday Fr-t-o
Gold, on north fr-rk of Quartz creek and
about two miles from Ymir, by V. S. Clements; Avon, about three miles north of
Ymir and one mlk' from the N. .<i l'*. S.
rail v. try, by John Campbell; ar.il the Agnes
Fractional, on C'niij? mountain being- -i relocation of the Alberta I'r.rctiomrl, by J.
L. Kun.-r.
CertlPc'atr-s of work wore issued to John
Dean .-n tiro Ffirnhiim. to T'.om.-is V. Hell
on ihe Copper King, Morrimac and John
I-:..11, to It. 13. Dugiin on the Hunipstake,
and 13. Peters on tiro Ilarnestakn and No.
M.
Certificates of improvements were Issued
to Matthew Nelson on the Toronto mineral claim, the Viking Fractional and tlie
Ch&.inlnn ndncial claim.
;PITTSFIELD, Mass., July 26—At the
opening of court today in the Fosburg
trial judge Stevens instructed the jury
to bring in a verdict of not guilty and
this was  done,  ending the trial.,   The
jurymen had not left their seats.   The
verdict was received with shouts of applause,   wliich  the court, immediately
suppressed.    The .demonstration,-'-'- however, was one of the most elaborate that
^has ever occurred in a court of justice.
Judge Stevens, in ordering the jury to
bring  in  a  verdict of acauittal,  said:
"Mr. Foreman aud gentlemen:    During
six days we have listened to a painful
recital of one of the saddest tragedies
ever presented to a jury.    A beautiful
girl just budding info womanhood was
shot down and her  brother has  been
accused of the crime.   The government
has endeavored to prove that the girl
.was not shot by burglars;  it. has endeavored to exclude all'other'members
of the family from the affair, and, third,
- to prove that the shot was fi.ed by her
brother, Robert S.  Fosburg.    The trial
has proceeded somewhat in the form of
an   inquiry   and   has   been   tried   with
great pains on the part of the government p.nd the defense.' There has been
a.desire to obtain proof, and so a great
deal  of  evidence  has   been  introduced
and admitted without objection which
might  hr.ve   been   excluded   under   the
strict rules of the law.   I think I might
also say to you that it is due to, this
chief of police,  who  has stood  behind
"this  prosecution, that,  in  the  view of
the court, he has tried to do his duty
with  a single eye to  ascertaining the
truth.    Now,  Mr.  foreman and gentlemen, a motion has been made that this
case   be  taken   from   the  jury   and   it
becomes my duty to say to you that in
the  opinion   of  the court  the  government has not-furnished proofs to-sustain a-verdict of guilty against the defendant, and, therefore, under the direction of the -court in the indictment of_
Robert...S._ Fosburg-for-killing..his sisr~
*tcf,' yo'ii- will  return  a  verdict at', not"
guilty."    In  the courtroom,  which  included  hundreds of friends  of the defendant, the crowd broke into loud applause,   which   the   court   immediately
quelled'by sternly raising lis finger and
cbmmahding:the sheriff, to see that the
demonstration was-not repeated. Robert
Stead F6sburg,; the defendant, was then
ordered to stand while the foreman of
the jury was asked:   "What is your verdict?"; The   reply   was:   "Not   guilty."
Judge Stevens then in official words expressed his thanks to the jury for their
careful consideration of the case during
its presentation to them.    Young Robert Fosburg was then discharged from
custody and the court adjourned.    The:
great. crowd then rushed  to shake the
hand of the smiling young man and it
was  several minutes before the courtroom -was cleared.
: The case of young Fosburg, thus happily ended, is one that has attracted,
more than usual interest. - Some six
monts ago the residence of the senioi
=Fosbui'gr=a=wealthy—resident=of=P-itts-=
field, Mass., was entered by burglars
shortly after the family had retired foi
the night. One of- the inmates hearin*.
the marauders raised an alarm which
aroused tlie entire family. The elder
Fosburg was the flrst to encounter the
burglars, but was quickly joined by his
son, In the scuffle that ensued shots
were fired and Miss May Fosburg fell
dead as a result. The burglars escaped
and the unfortunate incident would have
then closed had it not been for the over-
zealousness of the detectives. Young
fosburg had been seen in Pittsfield late
in the night, drinking, and a theory of
the mistaken sleuths' that it was possible for him while intoxicated to have
fired the fatal shot led to the charges
being preferred against him for murder.
The best legal talent of the state has
been employed on the case and the result has proved how easily detectives
can be deceived.
by 10 o'clock this, Friday, evening.   Mr.
Kennan was  not allowed  to leave  his
room in the interim, but he was courteously treated.   This action by the Russian authorities is taken under the law
giving the minister of the interior authority to eject objectionable characters.
The   notice  served  upon   Mr.   Kennan
characterized him as untrustworthy politically.   Mr. Kennan has informed the
United States minister to Russia. Charlemagne Tower,  of this action  of the
Russian authorities, but has not asked
Mr. Tower to intervene in the matter.
Mr. Kennan in 1891 published a series of
articles reflecting on Russian methods
of treating- poltical and other prisoners
in Siberia.
.;.■   Asked to Repudiate Unionism.
PITTSBURG, July 26.—The National
Tube Works Company at McKeesport
has made an unexpected move intended
to checkmate the Amalgamated Association. Their skilled workmen have been
asked to sign individual contracts to
practically repudiate any labor union
and they have been given but a short
time to think it over. It Is said that
should they not sign the contracts they
will find their positions vacant. It
transpires today that late on Thursday
evening 600 welders of the mills were
paid off and taken into the office of the
general superintendent, where they were
presented with individual contracts to
be signed for at least a year. Some demurred, while others signed the contracts. This movement, fighting fire
with fire, carried consternation into the
ranks of the strikers. The welders are
highly skilled workmen and with their
co-operation the big mills would not
be closed down. With them in line the
plants will probably keep on running,
as though nothing had" happened. It
was intimated tonight by friends of the
welders that they would all sign the
contract1;.
TO HAVE A NEW SMELTER
DOMINION COPPER COMPANY TO
ERECT ONE.
Grand   Tories  Selected as the Site--
The "Big Tunnel" at Ainsworth
and Other Matter.
Rain in Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-, July -26.—A
heavy rain fell here early today and
more is in prospect. The heated term
in the southwestern corner of Missouri
was broken by the rain and high winds.
TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM
Philippine Government.
MANILA, July 26.—The charter.of Manila was discussed at a public session
of the Philippine commission today. It
contains no provision for elections, as
the latter would be regarded as a dangerous experiment .with the heterogenous population. It believes ..that the
legislature and executive authorities
should be vested in a board of three, appointed by the governor. The secretary
of the board is the city clerk. The assessor and collector will have charge of
the valuation and assessment of real estate, which will be taxed annually at
two per cent. All receipts will be deposited with the insular treasurer.
Governor general Taft will appoint the
first heads of the municipal departments,
but the municipal board will appoint
their successors. The commission will
make appropriations on the estimates
of the municipal board and the insular
government will contribute towards the
support of the city, the estimated cost
of which is $1,500,000 per annum.
Kennan Must Leave Russia.
ST. PETERSBURG, July 26.—A high
Russian police officer called upon George
Kennan, the American author and lecturer, at his hotel Thursday evening and
informed him he must leave the country
NEW YORK, July 26.—The Brooklyn
bridge was opened to general traffc this
mornine.
NAPLES, July 26.—Francesco Crispi,
who has been dangerously ill for several
days, seems to be weakening gradually.
. - CHICAGO, July 26.—Reporls* received
by the Tribune up to*l o'clock this
morning show slight rains in parts of
Nebraska and Iowa, the drouth district
but unbroken dryness throughout Kan-
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NASHUA, N. H., July 26.—The cooperage plant of Proctor Brothers and the
stave drying shed of the White Mountain Freezer Company and seven tenement houses were burned here early
today, causing a loss estimated at ?200,-
000.
',. BRISTOL, R. I., July 26.—The Constitution was taken out on the marine railroad today to ascertain what damage
if any her plating sustained when she
struck a rock oft New London Thursday. No damage to her plates whatever
could be found.
MONTREAL, July 28.—Twenty-five
families are homeless as a result of the
destruction by fire of 29 dwellings and
the convent at La Prairie on the south
side of the St. Lawrence near this city
at an early hour this morning. The
=loss=will=be=about=$100,000;=insurancer-=
$60,000.
MANILA, July 26.—General Hughes
cables the news of the first surrender of
insurgents in the island of Samara, 500
men, with two field guns, 30 rifles and
70 bolos, giving themselves up to tbe
authorities. The opinion prevails among
the United States officers that it will
take years to accomplish the, economic
program of general Corbin.
SEATTLE, July 26.—The party wliich
is to lay the new cable between Juneau
and Skagway will leave this city within
the next two weeks, althouirh the exact
date is not yet definitely settled. The
work will be done by the W. P. Brixey
Company, cable manufacturers of New
York city, and will be in charge of Geo.
F. Foster, superintendent of the company.
EL RENO, O. T., July 26.—When the
booths closed here tonight at 6 o'clock
the total registration.for both districts
had reached 167,006. The registration
at El Reno today was 3850, making a
total of 136,315. Today's registration at
Lawton was 532, making a total for that
place of 30,690. This was the last dayof registration and all who came were
able to re-rister.
FAIRMOUNT, W. Va., July 26.—Fon-
tain Gordian, a negro, shot and killed
Belle Campbell and fatally wounded
Mattie Simpson, both white, at Monon-
gah yesterday afternoon and ran away.
He was later arrested and is in jail here,
but he may be lynched at any moment.
Belle Campbell kept a miners' boarding
house and the shooting was the result
of a dispute over a board bill claimed
to be long overdue.
Parole of the Youngers.
By the new parole laws of Minnesota,
the Younger brothers, principals with
the James brothers in robbing the bank
at Northfleld in 1876, have been released
after 25 years of imprisonment. They
have paid a frightful penalty for their
crime. A sister's love has battled for
the law, which may now free them, for
the last 15 years. This devotion has
been supported by senator Stephen B.
Elkins of West Virginia, who has repeatedly in the last five years given his
influence in favor of the parole of the
rr.en.
GRAND FORKS, July 26.—[Special to
The Tribune.]—Word has been received
here from Toronto that the directors of-
the Dominion Copper Company, owning
the Brooklyn and Stemwinder groups at
Phoenix, at a recent meeting in Toronto
decided to locate their proposed 600-ton*
smelter in Grand Forks.   There is a^site
adjoining the Granby smelter, and another site across the Kettle river, opposite the Granby plant, is also available.
Although-no aid was suggested, it is supposed tnat-the city will offer to provide
the site and possibly will grant a cash
bonus.   The sentiment in favor of aiding the proposed  enterprise  ia  unanimous and definite terms will  be submitted to the Dominion Copper Company within a few days.    It is significant
that Mackenzie & Mann, who are largely
interested  in the Brooklyn and  Stem-_
winder, have located a branch of the>V.~
V. & E. railway from Phoenix to a point
near  Grand   Forks   and   have   already
awarded  the  contract  for  the .railway
construction   work.     By   locating   here
the proposed smelter will also ber-enaJ-C,-
bled  to have its matte t:'eated/7at''tttie\"
converter of the Granby smelter.:* ,. „ '
Mining Notes From Ainsworth."" '
AINSWORTH,   July "26.—[Special   to
The Tribune.]—"The  Big Tunnel,"} as
everyone here calls it, is now in a dis-r
tance of over 1700 feet, and is probably
the longest funnel in the province.'' A
Tribune   representative   went   through?
the workings today under the guidance
of Maxwell Stevenson, under whose direction the'work cf the Highlander M.   ■*
& M. Co. is being carried on.   The tunnel, which is being driven by. compressed,
air 'supplied   by   the  patent  hydraulic
plant on Coffee creek, reflects credit 'bii_
Mr. Stevenson iajnd^Jhis staff..^.It.^as"*
ttegun -two years' ago*~fo* cross-cut* ,the '
various iedges on the_ Highlander, arid
runs straight as a string from mouth to
face. Five weeks ago what is known
as the Highlander vein was encountered,
1570 feet from the tunnel mouth at an
approximate depth of 1200 feet, proving
to be 60 feet between walls. The vein
matter is a mineralized quartz, carrying
where cut by the tunnel a paystreak
nearly five feet in thickness. On this
a drift is in progress, und the ore has
been followed for 100 feet to the south,
its width varying fiom two to five feet.
The face of the drift at present shows
three and a half feet of ore. This ore
is a galena of fine appearance, averaging, the manager states, well above
the pay limit.
No ore will be taken out for the present, it being the intention to proceed
with development until October, when
it is probable that large reserves of oie
will be blocked out The ore, which
will all go to the mill, will concentrate,
two into one. In the meantime'a siis-
ji*xe_tramway to the jnill_will_be_jn-
stalied. ThTfuistance is 700 feet and the
grade 30 per, cent.
The tunnel is now being driven to cut
the "Mamie lead," so called from its
first discovery on the adjoining claim,
which bears that name. It is expected
that this vein will be cut within a week,
as calculations indicate that it is not
more than 30 feet from the present face
of the tunnel, which is being driven' at
the rate of five feet a day. The Mamie
lead, where opened up on the surface
of the Highlander, is larger and gives
assay returns fully equal to the Highlander vein, making it probable that its
development at the depth of 1300 feet,
which will be obtained in the tunnel,
will show something fully equal to the
fine ore shoot of the Highlander mine.
Seventeen men are employed in the
tunnel and drift, two shifts working on
the drills and three shifts handling the
rock.
It is reported that work will shortly
begin on the No. 1, an Ainsworth property which has produced considerable
ore.
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Happenings in Vancouver.
VANCOUVER, July 26.—[Special to
The Tribune.]—The wages of Canadian
Pacific blacksmiths have been raised
from three to seven cents per hour. An
attempt was made to include Nelson and
Trail in the special schedule, but this
was disallowed.
News has been received in a telegram
from Skeena that a big run of fish had
started there and canneries are filling
up fast.
The Indians of Kishpieaxe village are
putting in a telephone system from Ha-
zelton to that village.
The Dominion government assay office was opened this afternoon.
Pedigo, the witness employed by Ed
Gold in the recent cases against holders
of saloon licenses, has made affidavit in
whicli he swears that his evidence in the
cases was largely perjury and the result
of a conspiracy to close up certain saloons.
T. G. Holt, formerly a partner of
Mackenzie & Mnnn. has brought suit
against Thomas Dunn for recovery of
?5000 advanced, by .Holt for part purchase of Alberni property owned by,
colonel Heyes. .^-
^•~J im  rT.  THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B, G, SATURDAY; JULY-27, 1901  . f��y3.xr  \'&,;j7x.  to  Ito  to  to  to  >to  to  to  m  ito  to  to  to  im  to  m  ���m,  m  m  7)W.  ���s,g'sr"a"a,*,,r-_  ��5-*sr-��P*5--��-SW:  Special Sale Cotton Goods  (     /\T LARGELY REDUCED PRICES.  500 Yards of Cood Prints, 27 inches wide 5 cents.  800 Yards of Crum's Best Prints     10 cents.  250 Yards of Chambray, handsome designs     15 cents.  200 Yards of Fancy Muslins, former price 25, 35 and 50  cents Your choice at 20 cents.  300 Yards of Fancy Dress Coods for summer wear, in-  cluding many all-wool goods, 42 inches wide. .25cent8i  200 Yards of Wash Sill's, fancy and plain 45 cents.  $10.00 Crash, Costum.es  .For $8.00  $12.00 Milt Costumes            .  For $9 00  $7.50 Color Costum.es '....-  ...... .For $5.00  .  BAKER STREET, NELSON, B. O.  -Sift  '^fr^^e-r^-.jPC-^'ar.'^^-r XU ^'y^^f^S^^^f^TfW  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  |-^g|7r  W$7  .���5&Z&.-  -.j. .j. .j. .j..;. .j. .j. .{. * .--. .*. .j. .j. .j. .j. * .j.  Display    advertisements    run  ��0s*:  ���vM*7 regularly will he changed as of-  S��SSSfe?*K   ten as required and will be in-  '" -1"- -   *   Serted in the Daily Tribune for  in-  25  Ift<&ir���-*��� '      "���      l-^-xl    ��������**    iW"^"    n-.\*     .....     v~    ...  B$S*|v7i.-Kserted. in the Daily Tribune for  !&v#v|-*'I;7 ?4 per inch per month; if in-  t^^Svf- �����",'serted for less than a month, 25  pMmr  |#fffS*'-X-..  S-**����-*7S n  -*:*:���  cents per inch each insertion.  -b  ���b  ���b  *  *  ���b  -b  1 -b 'b -b -b -b -b "b -b -b  CATCH  FISH  Mine owners complain that the rate  ?4Sffi:'of taxation on mines is too high, con-  r ��pV��:sidering the difficulties under which the  |jg|^^industry of quartz mining labors. They  fe-f&����icontend that the tax should be on the  S^iSSvAnet profits, and not, as it is at'present,  ^^ff&pn" the value cf the ore at the mine.  Ilfts^-Taxing net profits is a method that per-  pi&^mits of too much latitude. The owner  f^0Mvtnat^; makes an honest return will pay  SMyff affair share of taxation, while the owner  ���**-ft\t*-vV!f-V -������' -   -'  ;*&��='���������*. that makes a dishonest return will es-  '���e<S^-y.-S::,  j^gs-jVeape taxation altogether.    Instead of a  i^gSHax on net profits, deductions for min-  :^fe|||ihg might he allowed, as deductions for  Mf^ltfreight and treatment are now allowed.  fe^*^v|The   cost  of   mining  low-grade   ores,  fl^gvijwhich are found in large bodies, is less  <y$$~Zf'^than   that  of  mining  hish-grado  ores,  ��Q^|SijWhicii   are  usually   found   in "narrow  ik*&y-R-.fey'0'nSi    Suppose a deduction of $1.50 a  ;tpn was allowed for mining ores valued  |^iat��7.(f6'a ton or less;  ��2.25 a ton for  JlJfJvijiores between $7.50 and $15 in value; $3  vv^^a-iton for ores between $15 and $25 in  S����y?iu^>' ?4 a ton for ores between $25 and  ^'iCfiy?SQcil1 value; and $5 a ton for all ores  |^Kj^oyer;$50 in value.   The low-srade gold-  rzrx^opper ores of the Boundary camps are  77I7V vniined for about $1.50 a ton on an aver-  Z7Mr:.7^-s;e;: the ores of Rossland and Nelson  teSfv^istricts  cost more  to   mine,   but  the  yZZZ.Mores..' carry higher values than the ores  xx-y ���:*of.-the Boundary camps.   The high-grade  *Jg7"^ilver-lead ores of the Slocan are the  7>B.~;'vm6st expensive to mine, and a deduc-  -'vVi^X'tiqn Zot from $4 to $5 a ton for mining  .,.��� .7ZZi -would not be an unfair allowance. Were  kl?ty?i-'these;-deductions   made,   and  the   tax  J| ....yy ^maintained at 2 per cent, mine owners  S|s    ';.; . Jwould have no cause for complaining,  , -f��':'.-"-''-,'''v/?,and?the province would still derive ac-  fy:7'    7tual- revenue  from   an   industry   from  ':l''.-f'--.::-''.,^>Yhich so much is expected.  Nothing is so disappointing  to the angler -as to return  home after a day's fishing  with an empty creel. You  may make elaborate preparations and take apparently everything  tliat is necessary, rod, line, reel, casts,  Hies, troll, bait, net and gaff, but unless  they are made of the right stuff it Is  money thrown away. Vexation and often  profanity follows. "We are careful in the selection of our fishing tackle and know  something about it, too. If you buy your  fishing tackle off us you will. CATCH  FISH, but, if you don't, well perhaps you  might get a sucker.  Blasts  R.vt.^.- --���  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  Pianos to Rent. NELSON. B. C.  four dollars a share "to four cents a  share. Will the blue-ruin shouters in  British Columbia tell the people why  this is thus? The Tribune is of opinion  that the Payne mine is yet a good property, even if it was unloaded on suckers  at Montreal for three times its value;  but it was "gutted" in order ��� to pay  enormous dividends so as to make a  sale. Once sufficient development work  is done so that-shipments can be re-  ���-sumed and kept on a reasonably steady  basis, the Payne shareholders will again  get regular dividends. But how about'  the Republic? Was it also "gutted" in  order to pay dividends? or has the values in its ore disappeared altogether?  > i  L  7   The Mine Owners' Association Memo-  ,. rial  to  the  Dominion  government had  ���better. ne*-er  been penned.    This view  was taken by several  members of the  ���{association when it was considered and  '{adopted.    At  the  last   meeting  of  the  .association an effort was  made to reconsider its adoption, but failed because  .of the stand taken by the Rossland members, one of whom is its author.    That  it will have no effect on future legislation  is  now admitted.    Premier Duns-  ' mii.ii* and attorney general Eberts presented the case of the.province at Ottawa last January, and it was done in a  very able manner.   The facts presented  re-fardins   taxation   could   not   be   disputed, and had they been presented by  men in political accord with the Laurier government,-they might have borne  frr.it.  < The same methods were used to unload the Payne mine in the Slocan and  >    the Republic mine in Republic on Eastern Canadian speculators.    Both  were  unloaded   at  a  good  margin   of  profit  to  Patsey  Clark  of  Spokane  and  his  partners in the one instance and A. W.  ^flcGune of Sr.lt Lake and his partners  in the other.   Those who purchased the  shares, have not made money, however,  in either case.   And right here is where  the' shoe pinches.    The. Payne mine is  in British Columbia, and. all the blame  for'the fair in the price of the Payne  stock is laid to'the'door of vicious legislation and labor ..troubles.   The laws of  British Columbia.are bad, and the minors-are worse;   hence the drop in the  price of shares in the Payne company.  Tho Republic mine  is  in  the state of  Washington, where the laws are good,  and where there has been no labor troubles;   but,  somehow,  the price  of  the  Shares of the Republic company have  dropped  from  dollars to  cents;   from:  Nelson is to be the place at which  the North Pacific Coast regatta is to be  held next year, an event that will bring  Nelson into prominence among lovers  of boating. Nelson is the one place  between Winnipeg and the Coast at  which a regatta can be successfully  held. The stretch of water is unequalled; the weather in the fall is perfect; transportation facilities are exceptionally good; and hotel accommodations are ample. It is now up to our  people to do their part. The Nelson  Boating Club has done the work laid  out for it to do. Our people' should  _show_the_people_of_Portland_andJVicto^  ria and Vancouver that no mistake was,  made by their respective boat clubs  when Nelson was unanimously selected  as a fitp lace at which to hold the chief  annual aauatic event of the North Pacific Coast.  The tailor-made misfit who edits Bernard McDonald's newspaper at Rossland  calls on the people of Nelson to drive  John Houston off the face of the earth,-  for daring to say that a man who has  passed the age of sixty years, who is  penniless and friendless, if sent across  the dark river painlessly, is not in need  of mock sympathy from anyone. When  Mr. McDonald's hired-man is not vapid  he is rabid. *  this charming noblewoman has set to  work to earn her living. She is meeting with success in a line wholly new  in London���that of furnishing and re-  renting apartments. She is by all means  the most accomplished person in this  line in London. She leases a flat and  furnishes it with the exuuisite taste for  which she is renowned. Paragraphs appear in the society journals describing  and praising the art and beauty of her  apartment. Then she lets it at a high  figure to people who like to bask in an  atmosphere created by a member of the  nobility. Lady Essex has made quite  a snug sum in the past year by this  means, and has furnished and leased a  number of apartments at fancy figures.  When she first started in business, she  lacked executive ability and capacity to  keep accounts. Some of the furnishers  and upholsterers descended upon the  apartments and seized the effects, leaving the sub-tenants carpetless and bed-  less. This was entirely due to lady Essex's inexperience and to the fact that  slie kept no memoranda of when payments were due. Lately, however; everything has been running smoothly and  her clients have been more comfortable.  Another. method by which lady Essex  keeps the pot a-boiling is by chaperoning "paying guests" into society. This  business is one which has a good many  patrons from America.   ''  -    When tbe Little Man Counts.  The untrained big man will beat the  untrained little man at fisticuffs or in a  wrestling match, but in trained armies  weight tells for very little, remarks the  London Spectator. So long as their  armies were recruited "from the cities  and villages of Italy the small-limbed  Romans defeated the large-limbed Germans in almost every encounter, and  this, although the men of the forest  were hunters, lived in open air, and  ate, it is always assumed, quantities of  meat. The wiry little Roman who took  blows from a vinestock from his own  officer must have been one of the best  soldiers who ever lived. It was after  Rome had enlisted the big barbarians  in scores of thousands that her standards went back in battle. The slight  and pallid Saracen drove the picked soldiers of Europe out of Palestine. If  armor is any test, the heroes of the  Middle Aees were compartively littla  men. Of the men who fought at Jena,  the Frenchmen were probably by 10 per  cent the smaller, yet Gorman, Pomeranian, and Pole alike receded before their  ch?.r**;e.  Thorpe & Co. bottle it. Ironbrcw.  TRANSFER   OF   LIQUOR   LICENSeT  NOTICE OP APPLICATION FOU  T1--ANSFJ3R OP KETAIL LIQUOR LICENSE.���Notice is hereby given _that we  intend to apply at the next sitting of the  board of license commissioners for the  City of Nelson for the transfer of the retail liquor license now held by us for the  premises known as the "Ofllce" saloon,  situate on lot 7 in block 9, sub-division of  lot 93, Ward street, in the said City of  Nelson, to William Robertson Thomson,  of the said city.      JAMES NEELANDS,  . S.  E.  EMERSON.  Witness: CHAS. R. McDONALD.  Dated at Nelson, B. C, this 17th day of  July, 1901.  ^..ft'00'00*  ' ^^ * 0^* ��& * 0B0 * 0f*t ��� 0K*m  ���^ (0  ��0 '00 -0*   00 .~(B0-00 .00.00.^ .00 .00.00,  to  to  to  9\  to  r-prrmr **rrTTirgj3ixi��T*rtTTTTiTrTrrTiTTaxiii-  \ LADIES' SUNSHADES  �� AT HALF PRICE. t  B UMBRELLAS AT CUT i  I PRICES. -  s  azxzzi-xxizxzzzixzzzzxjxxixr  rvme  36 Baker Street, Nelson.  LACE ALLOVERS  RIBBONS, VEILING-S.  DRESS TRIMMINGS  AT REDUCED PRICES  Z^to.  zxzxzzii.xzzzzxxx:  _Jto  to  to  to  Our Annual July Clearance Sale has been up to  9\  "|\ v_/u.j.   ^a.����jj.u.aij. o u.xy   kjxkjOiJ. cwiutJ  iofci.it- iitxa  ueeju   ujj   uu a\  to our  expectations.   We will have BARG-AINS ih a to  '?< ���".���������'' to  to Few Lines for the remainder of this week only. nx  to    .                                     ������                ' to  to ��� ���  _=4  to  to  9\i  BARGAINS IN  VALISES, TRUNKS  AND  TRAVELING BAGS.  Irvine & Co.  to  36  Baker  Street  uxnxzzzizzzzzrzxzizxxxixizxzzTzzzxxniTiiu  I LADIES' KID GLOVES 5  ti 50 CENTS PER PAIR B  6       ��� SEE OUR WASH ��  �� KID GLOVES. ��  1 _J  to  to  9*  to  to  /ft  ^y ^' ^''mj'^m ' ��������'*����� *'Su *^ ''���m'* tn<'17* '1m_,'im,'^'**'"**'  \k'_t  ' ^'���ft'.nS''��5iV^.'aS*^^'-S*^* iS**S^'���Si''��'* ^'ifi'* ML ><^  "^" "���*���*- -'^. ,'��*k ���''������������'�����. �����������������������, ���^���Tk ���'���Ifc, -**>j-^**��h. ���*>������* .^ .-jjjj^ ���'Sf^-Sr^'S'. >SJ^    Xlf    7^%0 ���^00l-*J5' ' 00\!a5 ^00^01 - 00~^i' 0*" ^' 00' 00 ' 00' 00 ' 0�� -^"  HUGH 1 CAMERON  INSURANCE,  REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  FOR SALE  Tbe voll known property known as Roberts' ritncli has been placed in my hands  for disposal. Propeity must g-o: For price  and other particulars call and see  FISHING TACKLE  WE HAVE THE BEST  FLIES  AND   THE  BEST LEADERS MADE.  \  Minnows, silver and {fold and Phantoms  Silk  Lines  > Landing Nets  And a 'plendid lino of all filling requisites.  ts  I  a  AT  B  We have just received a Consignment of  Auction Sale  CANADA DRUG & BOOK 00.  K.-W.-C. Block.       Corner Ward and Enter Ets  ?&*********************_}$  In. H. PLAYFORD & CO.!  MADDEN   BLOCK  NELSON.  AND  MERCHANTS.  The New Lady Castellane.  Senorita Natico Terry, whose marriage  to the count Stanislaus de Castellane,  brother of count Boni de Castellane,  was recently announced, is the daughter  of senor and senorita Francisco Emilio  Terry of Cuba, New York, and Paris.  She is a niece hy marriage of the prima  donna, Sibyl Sanderson, and a granddaughter of the late Tomaso Terry, the  Cuban planter, who began life as a ped-  ler of cheap jewelry in Havana and  ended as one of the richest land-owners  on. the island. The new countess Castellane is 22 years old. She was educated at a convent in Paris,, and has  lived in great seclusion, after the fashion of aristocratic French girls. She  brings to her titled husband a fortune  which, while large, is by no means equal  to that of Anna Gould. Count Stanislaus is a larger and more manly edition  of his brother, count Boni, with whom  he has lived for the last few years.  Lady Essex's Tact.  English society is extending its sympathy to the beautiful countess of Essex,  who, before her marriage, was Miss  Adele Grant of New York. Lady Essex  has lost nearly all her fortune and her  husband has lost nearly all his. But,  with, pluck and.enterprise that are always to be found in an American girl,  *'  m  i-rv  I TOBACCO  9>  9*  T��  9*  9*.  1��  M: P. v. jJt>OX Ou/. - A GlGlnlUlltj- J.XI ���    M  ************** *********fefc  500IEIWANTED  9*  *  Or  CIGAR t  Hi  Hi  Hi  m.  m  Telephone 117. *  H. R. CAMERON  AGKNT. BAKKR STREET.  A FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  local and ooast.  Flooring  looal and coast).  Newel Posts  Stair Bail  Mouldings  Shingles  Rough and  Dressed Lumber  Of all kinds.  W WHAT j70T7 WANT IB NOT IN STOCK  WE W1XL MAKK IT rOB TOU  .    OALL_AND_G��lT_PRICES,  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  J; G. BUNYAN   &  CO.  West Baker Street, Nelson.  HARDWARE,   TINWARE,  CROCKERY, GLASSWARE.  j. A. Sayward  BALI, AND LAKE STBKET8. NELSON    '  Porto Rico Lumber Co.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF  HENDRYX AND VERNON 81RKET8  Oh the construction of the Arrowhead &  Kootenay railway in the Lardo district.  HIGHEST WAGES PAID  In order to secure men without delay  ordinary labor will bo paid $2.25 per day  and axemen $2.50 per day.  GOOD STATION WORK  CAN BE SECURED.  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pine Lumber Always in  StooKv  We carry a ��� complete stock of  Ocast Flooring, Ceiling^Inside Finish, Turned Wofk- :SasK and Doors.  Special order - work will receive  prompt attention  Acting under instructions from A. 1\  Hay, assignee of the estato of Georgo M.  Fronk, tlie undersigned will offer for sala  by public auction, on the premises on  Uaker street on  Thursday, August 1st,  at 2 p. m. Sharp.  The whole of the stock in trade of Georgo  M. Fronk, general merchant, consisting of  siieIjF hardware        ;���.:.   ;  *"-."    COOTvING"STOVES and "."j  , K       HEATERS  . ,11  '-i TINWARE , \        1  GRANITE WARE j;!.     :\   ,'  HOTEL  CROCKERY ��!' -,   ./"  LANTERNS and LAMPS   . '.'.     '  DINNER SETS ',.'!  TEA SETS . ,���        :;  FANCY CHINA      ,.,-'. r-7/'  ' ���.  ' ,.  �� GLASSWARE l.'i,.       \'A   '  . CHAMBER SETS ���/' _��� -_-_  EARTHENWARE       ^ !i   IL:  The above goods will be offered for sale  in parcels  to suit  intending purchasers.  Terms Cash. Goods on view on Wednesday, July 31st, and on tho morning of the  sale,  TREMONT HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAKER STREET, NELSON  AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN  PLANS  Porto Rico Lumber Go.Ltd.  For   further   particulars   apply   to  Nelson  Employment Agencies or  to  the  CARLSON & PORTER  MEALS 25 CENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated by St^am 25 Cents to $1  E.   K.   STRACHAN,   PLUMBER  [Successor  to   Strachan Bros.]  Having lioi*ght out my brother's, share of the business, I am still at the  old stand aiid continuing to dp first-class work and will guarantee satisfaction in all. brancnes of plumbing. ������ ,!u:,. .  madden House  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  in (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.  Baker and)Ward  Streets,   Nelson.  The only hotel in Nelson that has. remained under one management' since 1S90,-  The . bed-rooms - are well furnished and  lighted by electricity.  The bar is always stocked.by the best  domestic and imported liquors and cigars.  THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor.  SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  J. H. McMANNUS, Manager.  C3NTBACTOBS.  Ofllce  on  Eaker  street,   west  of  Stanley  Street, ��� Nelson.  Ear stocked with best brands of wines,  liquors, and cigars. Beer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms. First class table board,  WANTED BOYS.-GOOD. ACT[VE AND  reliable boys to act as selling agents for  ,Tho Daily Tribune in every town in Kootenay and Yale districts.  lUEEU'S HOTEL  BAKER   STREET,    NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated vvjthJHot Air.  Large comfortable bedrooms and first--  class dining room. Sample rooms for commercial  men.  RATES $2 PER DAY  JK|rt E. 0. Clarke, Prop.  Late of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  a7r. barrow, A.m.i.c.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner of Victoria and Kootenay Streets  FOR PARTICULARS APPLY TO  C. 1. Waterman & Go  AUCTIONEERS.  HOOMS li and 15.- ';.  K.-yr.c. BLOCK.  ...INo/nS)    ,  CERTIFICATE       ''."  ���      ... ������   -U>j5V!THE���  Registr-ation of an Extra Provincial Company.  .'"Compaasie*- Act,. 1897."    -   .  , I,hereby certify thai the "Germa-n Mftiing* and  ���Muling Company" haj this day been registered  il?, an"-'xfcra l'rovioetal Company, under thor  Companlo'Act. l8Jff,'rto; carry out or effect all  *oranyof the objects Hereinafter set forth to  which thn lesi'lati-ve authority, of the Legislature of Briti^li Columbia extends. ���  The head office-of tire Company is situato in  the City of Tacoma. State of Washington,  V.S. A.  ��� The amount of the capital of tho Company is  one hundred thonsand diHlars. divided into one  hundred ihousnnd shares ofone dollar.each.  . 'i he head ofllco of the Company in this Province iu situate al.-Nelson, arid Richard Papo, Labourer, whoso address is Nolson aforesaid, is the  attorney for tht Company.   .'  'he time of the existonre of the Company ig  fifty years. '������  Given under  my hand  and ,1-ral of ofiice at  Vict'iria, Provinco of Bri'ish' Colombia, this 10th  dayof June, oue thousand r.ine  hundred and  one.  fr,. s.] S. Y.WOOTTON  Registrar of Joint .Companies.  i     The objects foi* which tho Coiripany haa been  j -established lire tl-ose set out in'tho Certificate of  jl  ReKit-trition j-ni-iled to the Company un the let  P. O. Box 559.  _.��� _���,,.������ ���^   ������    j .fobruary, 1899, an*l which apppars in the British  TELEPHONE NO. 95. f -Columbia Gas-otto 1U1 the 18th February, 1897. THE TJ-UBOTE: NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1901
BANK OF M0NTBBA1
CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00
riBST     7,000,000.00
UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180.80
Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...Presidont
Hon. Georgo A. Drummond "Vico-President
K. S. Cloi'dton General Manager
NKLSON BRANCH
Corner Baker and Kootenay Streets.
A. H. BUCHANAN, Manager.
Branches la London (England) Nkw York,
Chicago, and all tho prinoipal oities in Canada.
Buy and sell Sterling Exchango and Cable
TiMiigfors.
Grant Commorcial and Travelers' Credits,
available in any part of tho world.
Drafts Issued, Collections Mado, Eto.
THE CANADIAN
BANK OF COMMERCE
WITH WHICH IS AMAIX1AMATKD
THE  BANK  OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA.
HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.
Paid-up Capital,
Reserve Fund,
$8,000,000
-      -   $2,000,000
ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $66,000,000.
Hon. Geo. A. Cox,
Presidont.
Savings Bank Branch
CURRENT RATK OB" INTKRKST PAID.
PARAGRAPHS.
Robt. Kilgour,
    • Vice-President.
London Office, 60 Lombard Street, B. C.
New York   Office, 10   Exchange   Place.
aud 05 Branches in Canada and tho
United Statos.
IMPEBIAL BANK
OIB1    G^JHT^-lD^.
BEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO.
Capital
Rest
S2.600.000
$1,850,000
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II. S. HOWIjAND "President.
1). R. AVILKIE Oeneral Manager.
E. HAY Inspeotor.
SAVINC3   BANK   DEPARTMENT.
THE   CURRKNT   RATK   OK    INTKUK8T   ALLOWED.
The  Empress   of  Russia  operates  a
,    typewriter and assists her husband by
taking down many of his letters from
dictation.
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. A certain wealthy benefactor of Harvard humorously complained of president Eliot's treatment. "He comes to
me," he said, "for my money and my
advice; and, like the women in scripture, the one is taken and the other
left." . -
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Andrew Carnesie :still h?.s two hundred and eighty millions to give away
in public benefactions. Mr. Carnegie
himself is-authority for this statement,
-.-. which he made recently at Skibo Castle
, to a member of the New York Chamber
of Commerce committee.
The political troubles in the Hawaiian
islands have revived the scheme of adding'them as a congressional district-to
the state of California, says the Rutland
(Vt.) Herald, and adds. "Why not make
Guam a county in Rhode Island? The
latter needs more land."
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A Philadelphia captain of detectives
tells of "one of the Malaprops of his
force.'who, despite his deficiency in education, is a clever operator. Responding
to an inquiry, he explained to a friend
the possession of two names by a prisoner by saying: "Jim Henry is his real
name;  Percy D. Klyne is his ananias."
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The new Corporation Art Gallery in
Glasgow, just finished at a cost of over
$1,300,000, is said" to be one of the most
beautiful and complete buildings in the
world devoted to fine. arts. It is sit-
-uated on the banks of the Kelvin, just
opposite the college, and is of red sandstone. The architecture is characterized
as   Renaissance,   with -suggestions   of
Nothing verbal could be much more
delicious than Joseph H. Choate's definition of the dinners of the New England Society of New York as "Thoso
gatherings of, an unhappy company of
Pilgrims ' who' meet.."annually at Del-
moiiioo's to drown the sorrows and sufferings of their ancestors in the flowing
bowl, and to contemplate their own virtues in the mirror of history."
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Ex-speaker Reed was in the supreme
court  at  Washington,   _0.   C,  recently,
when the justices- were slow in assembling.    Mr. Reed waited with an  elephantine patience.    Presently a friend
,   of his leaned over to him aiid whispered:
"Mr.  Speaker,  can't  you  count a  quorum?"   A look of grave reproach over-
- spread   the   retired   statesman's   face.
"Sir," said he, ia a tone of dignity, "you
•forget that when I counted a quorum,
there always was a "quorum."
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- Sonator Bailey of Texas has a face
like a cherub.. It is round and soft and
full of color.- One day, in the corridor
of the senate, he was approached'by a
giggling young woman, who asked rapr
jturously: "Oh, senator, where in the
, -t,y--Tld did you get, your pretty pink^coni-^
"Tplexioii"?'— Bafrey"Wa^embarrassed^"nly7
vfor an'jnstant.   Looking herstraight in
. -the eye and tapping her lightly on the
^lightly uouged cheek, he very gravely
;-'taske'd:'   '•Where'in the city did you get
. .yours?"
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French scientists have been making
experiments in regard to the effect of
cei'taln perfumes upon the voice. Many
of tho most successful teachers in singing have cautioned their pupils stringently against the use of perfumes or the
proximity of odorous flowers. Some
-masters go so far as to forbid their pupils'the use of any perfume at all, and
•if one of them is. detected wearing a
.hunch of violets the lesson is postponed,
'The perfume of the. violet has been
-found by the use of the laryngoscope to
Ibe particularly injurious.
A: -clergyman, taking occasional duty
for  a friend  In one of the moorland
churches of a remote part of England,
was  greatly  scandalized  on  observing
-  the old verger, who-had been collecting
the. offertory, quietly, abstract a half-
: crown before presenting the plate at the
altar rails.   After service he called the
old' man in the vestry,  and told him,
with emotion, that his crime-had been
^discovered.   The verger looked puzzled.
■Then. a sudden light dawned .on him.
■"Why, sir, you doari't mean that oulcl
•half-crown  of  mine    Why,   Oi've  'led
.pff'withhe this last fifteen years."
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1 VDr. Bentafield, who has lived for 27
-'year'S:.in Tasmania,; ascribes the health-
fulness of that island, where, according to his" testimony, consumption and
bronchitis are almost unknown, in large
..- part to the eucalyptus trees, whose odor
•Is everywhere apparent.    The volatile
-essence of the eucalyptus oil'appears to
have fin aseptic effect upon deleterious
■ germs of all kinds.   The trees sometimes
; attain, great size,    One that has'been
measured is 330 feet tall, fvnd some are
/said to attain a height of 400 feet.
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Naval   officers'   and   the   newspapers
' have been greatly Impressed by the suc-
.eessful exploit of the French submarine
boat, Gustave Zede,  in torpedoing the
• turret ship,  Jaureguiberry,  which  was
tr-king the part of one of the hostile
•maneuvering; squadron in Ajaccio .har-
SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:
Interost allowed on deposits.   Present rate
threo por cent.
GRANGE  V.  HOLT,
Manager Nolson Branch.
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bor. The Zede was towed a certain dis-
tanco from Toulon and then proceeded
alone. She entered the harbor submerged, eluded all the warships and signal stations, planted a dummy torpedo
on the bottom of the biggest battleship
and escaped without detection. Experts
and non-experts alike regard the event
as one of grave suggestiveness, possibly
rendering the maneuvers of 1901 historical, as marking a revoltion .in naval
warfare. .     .     •
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The reported engagement of Winston
Churchill, the well-known young Englishman, to lady Helen Stewart is one
of the chief topics in London society.
Lady Helen Stewart is the only daughter of the marciuis of Londonderry. She
is a handsome girl, with a talent for
acting, and is the companion and comrade of her mother, whose place she
takes .is hostess owiiig to the delicate
health of the marchioness. She and
Winston Churchill  are second cousins.
The crowning *bf emperor Francis Joseph next year at Prague" as king of
Bohemia will be an incident of considerable -interest from a sentimental and
historical point of view. It will mark
the re-establishment of an ancient kingdom which once ranked among the
great power of Europe. It will mark,
also, the transformation of the composite and polyglot dual realm into a
triple realm. Once more the storied city
of Prague will be a royal residence,
and, after many years, the Czechs will
be able again to call themselves a- nation, '"he act will generally-be regarded as a just and graceful one, too long
deferred, yet none the less welcome. It
is probable that credit for it is to be
given to the venerable kaiser himself,
who, by the simple force of his personal influence, has so long held together a: vast and discordant empire.
Bohemia has been for many years only
a province of the Austrian-Hungarian
empire, with its own governor—count
Carl Coudenhove—but with no legislative body.
Nelson Branch—Burns Block, 221 Baker
Street.
J. M. LAY, Manager.
Does  not  contain
a.
on Is. Ironbrcw.
any  harmful  ingrcdi-
KOOTENAY....
COFFEE GO.
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Coffee Roasters
Dealers in Tea and Coffee.
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We are offering at lowest prices tho best
grades of Coylon, India, China and Japan
leas.
Our Res'-, Mocha and Java Coffee, por
> pound ' 8 40.
Mocha and Java Blend, 3 pounds  1 00
Choice Blend Coffee, 1 pounds  1 00
Special Blend Coffee, 6 pounds  1 00
Rio Blend Coffeo, 6 pounds  1 00
Special Blend Ceylon Tea, per pound 30 ■
A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.
KOOTENAY COFFEE CO.
Telephone 177.
P. 0. Box. 182.
WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON..
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For more I Iran ten years thi golds ofJioob Dover havo boon mado on honor, and sold on merit. Onr lino today 1* laraor
and better than beforo. Onr stock ol Di unond<* and Precious Stones is the largest in the Kootenays. Wo Rollcit your natron-
age. liy bu> ing from mo you will save 20 per cent on each dollar, and you will bo getting quality as well as ouantitv as I rzuar-
antto all goods bought from mo. * "        *    '
OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B. C.
JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER
C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR.
NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.
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PUBLIC AUCTION
OF VA.LUA.3LE REA.L PROPERTY,
PU\NT, STEAM TUG, BARGE, MATERIAL AND FIXTURES.
Victor Safe & Loct^ Co.
CINCINNATI, OHIO.
The largcsl-firo proof safe works in the world.
Over threo carloads sold in Kootenay in eight
months.   .
WRITE FOR CATALOCUE AND PRICES.
P. J. P,U3SELl,8. G. Agent
NELSON, B. O.
Special Bargains
IN
•oots and Shoes
Notwithstanding that there are
two bankrupt stocks of boots  and
shoes now being offered in this city,
I am prepared to meet the '-prices--
listed for same, and as my stock is^
fresh—just opened   up^—from   the ;
manufacturers, I  would solicit an
inspection before purchasing.
The results that I have obtained ;
since advertising my discontinuance
in business have been most, satisfactory. The great variety of my
stock of clothing and gents' furnishing.-*, with all prices marked in
plain figure-*, has proven an irresistible factor in securing sales.
Those who have not taken advantage of my reductions should
call and compare prices and quotations with those offered in any
other store in the city. Everything
is offered at eastern wholesale cost.
The ■ undersigned have received In-
itructions from the Ontario Powder
Works to offer for sale by public auction
in the. stable building on Hall street,
" bewteen Baker and Vernon streetc, ar.d
known as the lleynolds stables, in the
City of Nelson on
TUESDAY, JULY 30th, 1901
At 1 O'clock P. M„ Sharp.
the 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 108 feet of
tramway.
Six hundred feet of pipe line, with
water right to 21" miner's inches of
water. '
Buildings, eight In number, connec-.
ted 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
leet, 1 workshop 20 x 20 feet,- dwelling
house 14 x 24 feet.
Steamboat "Red Star" and scow.
One 12-horse power boiler and engine, on wheels. '■''-',
One upright boiler with engine and
fittings.
==^About=100-cases=of=.gutta=percha=fuse,=
125,000 detonators, etc.   ■ '■ •
About 90 iron drums, used as oil
tanks, culverts and sewage purposes.
Two Pairbank scales, of one ton capacity, also tools, household utensils,
and other articles too numerous to mention, a'list of which may be seen at the
works, at the Nelson office of the company or at the office of the auctioneers.
Oflice furnishings consisting of one
roll top desk, one J. & J. Taylor safe,
ten foot length standli.g desk, letter
presses with stpnd, ofiice counter with
twelve drawers, stools, chairs, etc.
Intending purchasers may inspect any
of the above articles by consulting with
H. 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
wlll-bj announced at time, of sale with
other renditions. .  .'.
For furthtsr particulars apply to the
undersigned'-auctioneers, or to
H. MA'CPlHERSON, Madden Block,
Agent Ontario Powder Works. Nelson.
conyc^-A.isr
OFFICE: BAKER STREET WEST, KELSO)!, B. C.
TELEPHONE HO. 219.   P. 0. BOX 688.
(MARBLE, BUILDING STONE,
BRICK AND LII1IIE	
The   Mansfield    Manufacturing  Company
have the above mentioned building materials-
for sale at reasonable prices.    Special quotations   to   builders   and contractors for large
orders.
MANHATTAN SALOON
Domestic [ W»'.^P } Domestic
and
Imported
WHISKIES
WINES
ALES
STOUTS
CIGARS
and
ORDERS BY MAIL PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO
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ANHEUESER-BUSCH.
St. Louis. '
PABST
Milwaukee.
CALGARY
Calgary.
REISTERER & CO.
Nelson.    ,   - *
GOSNELL
Nelson.
Imported
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JOSEPHINE   STREET.  NEAR   BAKER.
R. REISTERER & CO.
BREWSB8 AND BOTTUtBH OV
FINE LAGER BEER, ALE
AND PORTER
Prompt aud regular
delivery ba the trade
Irayvni-y it Helson
OFFICE:    BAKER STREET WEST, fiELSOP, B. C. TELEFHONE NO. 219.    P. 0 BOX 688
P. Burns & Co
Wholesale and Retail
Dealers in Meats
Head Office at
NELSON, B. O.
GHAS.A.WATEPAN&GO
AUCTIONEERS.
ROOMS 14 and 15.      K. W. C. BLOCK, Nelson
Markets at Nelson, Rossland, Trail, Kaslo, Ymir, Sandon, Silverton, Nov
Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade Ciby, Mid
way, and Vancouver. ■:
Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded
AIiL kinds or
FRESH AND SALTED MEATS
WHOLKSALB AND RETAIL
FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON
E. C. TRAVES, Manager
K. W. C BLOOK
WARD STREET.
OKOKKU BY MAIL RKt'BIVB CAUTOVUL AJVfD PROMPT An'HKTION
D. IVIcARTHUR
& Co'y
RALPH CLARK, I. O. NELSON,
Undertaker, Night Call 238. ■ Manager
Furniture Dealers
Funeral Directors
and Embalmers
Finest Undertaking Parlors in City.
Only Hearse in City.
The Reliable House Furnishers. N
A complete line of all kinds of
Furniture.      Our   warerooras   are
now   overstocked   with   high-class
goods of all kinds. Carload of cheap
Bedroom Suites just received.     To
make room for our fall  goods  we
are selling at Eastern prices :
Veranda Chairs $4.50
Baby Carriages from $10 up
Go Carts from $2.50 up
Reclining Go Carts from $12.50 yp
Reception, Easy and Large Rockers
Earlor-SuitePrLeather-Ghaira
NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER
To John J. McAndrews or to any person    '
or I'erbons io whom he may have tr.uis-
lerieil his Interest ln the isiac'-. Diamond,    (
mineral Claim, situate on ihe noi th sulo
of liear creek, about three miles Horn tho
town   or   imir,   ij.ii.s ,ain in   ot  .md  .i<l-
-oining the Kveiunij -jtni  rnmei.il claim,
jNeison mining; division ut West jVootenay
district,  and  recorded  in   the recorder a   *
ofiice  tor the Nelaon mining diwbion
You  and  each  of  you are neieby  notified that 1 have expended two hundred and   '
twelve dollar** and Uvent>-tive cents (Silj*-   *
2b)   in  labor  und  improvements,  upon  tho
above  mentioned   mineral   claim   in  order   ^
to hold said mineral claim under the provisions of the .Mineral Act, and if within
ninety days from tlie date of this notice
you tail or refuse to contribute your por-   ,J
tion   ot   such   expenditures   together   witl>   •
all costs of advertising, jour interests in
said claims will become tne property of tha  -
the  subscriber under* section 4 of an act   '"
entitled,   "An Act  to Amend  the  Mineral
Act,  l'JOO." *•      JOHN DEAN
^Dulcd at Unison,  this 7th day of April,
K0T1CE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER.  .
To Herbert Cuthbert or to any person or
pot-sons lo whom he mav have transferred his Interest in the Blend mineial
claim, situate on the west fork of Hover
creek, ir. the Nelson mining diWsion of
AVest Kuoteiiaj- district, and recorded in
the recu: •:<-!• a oihee for the Nelson mln-
iriK   division.
You and each of you are hereby notified
that we have expended four hundred and
eleven dollars In labor and improvements
upon the above mentioned mineral claim
in order to li ,ld said mineral claim under
(he provisions of the Mineral Act, and if
within ninety days ot mu date of this
notice you fall or refuse to contribute jour
"portion of such expenditures togethei with
all eorjt!- nf advertisingr your interest in
said clrilir,:* will become nie property of tho
•subscribeis, under soenon 1 of an ict en-
tilled "An Act to Amend the Mineral Act,
1900."
.     .• • PRANK    rLDTCHER,
J.   J.   MAIjONE
H.    O.    NEELANDS
B.   T.   11.   SIMPKINS
Dated at Nelson this 3rd dij of June, IDOIj
ROSSUAND   BIVairNeERIING   WORKS
cunliffb & McMillan
Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.
ORB OARS, okips, coges, oro bin doors, ohulci and general wrought iron work.    Our oro cars aro
tho be>ih on th» market.-   Write ns for references and full pnrticu arn.
SECOND HANDMACH1NEHY FOR SALE.- Ono 5-foot Helton wnterwhcol, width 600 feet, "8 to 16"
spinal riveted pipe.   One 10x5x13 outside packed plunger tinkiriK pump.    Rock drills, stoping
bars, &c, &c. ,
AGENTS NORDHEY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.
P.  O.  Box  198. THIRD  AVENUE.  ROSSLAND.,
THE0  MADSON
Baker Street. Nelson, B. C.
SALE OF REYNOLDS' STABLE.
At the close, of the sale of the realty
and effects of the Ontario Powder Works
the undersigned will also offer for sale
the Reynolds stables. This building is
on leased ground, with a three year's
lease yet to run, at a rental of $10 per
month ground lease. Terms cash.
CHAS. A. WATERMAN & CO.,
Auctioneers, Nelson. B. C
ARTHUR   GEE
MERCHANT  TAILOR.
.TRK   ONT HOTuIL BLOCK.
Large stock of high-class Imported
laity (- ■" *     "
fashion la ooats.
specialty of the square   shoulder-
rooda.   A
io  latest
W. P. TIERNEY
Telephone 265.
AGENT FOR GALT COAL
Office: Two Doors West C P. R. Offices
CERTIFICATE   OP   IMPROVEMENTS.
NOTICE.—THE CHAMPION MINERAL,
claim, situate in the Nelson mining division of West Kootenay district. Whore
located: On Fort>'-nine creek about 200
yards from hydraulic dam. Take notice
that I, E. AV. Matthews, acting as agent
for Henry Samuel Crotty, free miner's
certificate No. b-19,970, Intend, sixty days
from the date hereof, to apply to the mining recorder for a certificate of improvements for the purpose of obtaining a
crown grant of the above claim. And
further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced beforo the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.
. Dated this 18th day of July, A. D. 1801.
WEST TRANSFER GO.
N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.
All Kinds of Teaming and  Transfer
■    Work.
Agents for Hard and Soft Coal.   Imperial Oil
Conrpany.   Washington Brick, Limo & Manufacturing Company.   General commercial agents
and broltors.
„ All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.
TKIjKPHOVK 147.
Office 184 Baker St.
NOTICE.
Any persona o'cling as trackwalker*! or special
constables for: the Cnn»ilrnn 1'iic. fio Railway
Company during tho Trackmen's strike aro
respectfully notified that they aro acting against
the best iniero8<H of organist 'd labor.
T. G. McMANAMON.
Organizer B. of tt. T. oi A.
Nelson, June 25th, 1901.    .
Couches, Louuges and Divans
Iron Beds $5 and up
Brass Beds $25 and up.
Carpet?, Rugs, Floor Matting,
Linoleums and Oil Cloth selling at
almost cost.
. We can furnish your house 10 per
cent cheaper than elsewhere.
Sole agents for the Marshall
Sanitary Mattress.
NOTIOE  OF ASSIGNMENT.      '
Notice is hereby given that George M-
Fronk, of the city of Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, merchant,
carrying on business on Baker street In the
said city of Nelson, has by deed bearing
date llth day of July, 1901, assigned (ill
his real and personal property except ns
therein mentioned to A. P. Hay of tho city
ot Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, accountant. In trust for the pur-
pdsc ot paying and satisfying rateably and
proportionately arrd without prorercice or
priority the crodltors.'of the said George
M. Fronk.
•The said deed was executed by the said
.George M. Kronk and the said A. P. Hay
on the llth dny of July, 1901, and lhe said
A. P. Hay has-undertaken- the trust created by tne said deed.
All   persons   having  claims   against   the
said George M. Fronk are required to forward to the said jV. P. Hay, Nelson, B. C,
particulars  of  their claims,  duly  verllied,
. on or before the J5th day of August, 1901.
All persons indebted to the said George
M. Fronk are required to pay the amount
due bv them to the said trustee forthwith.
And notice is hereby given that after the
15th day of August, 1901, the trustee will
proceed to distribute the assets'of the estate amon-j tbe iiarties entitled thereto,
having regard only to the claims which
the said trustee shall then have had
notice.
And further take notice. that a meeting of the creditors will be held at the ofll-
ces of the undersigned on the 20th day of
July, 1901, at 10 o'clock a. m., for the giving of directions with reference to the disposal of the estate.
GALLIHER & WILSON,
Solicitors for Trustee,
.'   K. W, C. Block, Baker Street, Nelson.
Dated this llth day; of. July, 1901.
N0TI0E~ ~
Notice is hereby given that all persons
having claims against the firm of Emerson & Neelands,' saloonkeepers. Nelson,
British Columbia, arc hereby requested
to send the same, in to the said Iirm on
or before the first of August next, the
said llrm having disposed of their business here, and being about to dissolve the
partnership existing between them, the
business of the. said llrm will be wound up
immediately after the said lst'dnv of Aug-
July,  1901.      EMERSON & NEELANDS.
Dateil at Nelson, B. C., this 23rd day of
July, IDOL
NOTICE.
CANCELLATION     OF     RE&UKVAT10j>*
KOOTENAY   DISTRICT
Notice is hereby given that tl e reservation placed on iIiul particular parcel of
land, which may be described as commencing at the norihea.-t corner ot lownship
{.a.i> Eight A, Kootenay ulstuct, which 13
also   the   nortneast   corm.i    of   blccK   l_i.
?ranted to the Nelson & Foit bheppj.ru
tailwiiy Company by crown grant dated
Sth March, 1895: thence due cast IC miles;
thenco due south to the International boundary; thence duo west along said boundary
IS miles; thenco north to the place of commencement, notice whereof was published,
In the British Columbia Gazette and dated
7th May, lbflti, is hereby rescinded
XV  S   GORE
Deputy Commissioner of Lands Jx. Works,
Lands and Works Department
Victoria, B. C, 23rd Maj, 1901
NOTICE   TO   CREDITORS.
=In=the-matterof-thecstateof-Charles Da\isiaV
Kcnzie,  late of  the Cily of Nelson, British
Columbia, deceased.
Notice Is hereby given pursuant to tiro
"Trustees and Kxocntors Act' ihnt all crcditorn
and others having claims ngainst the estate of
the said Charles Davis McKon/re, who died en
tho llth day of February. 1!)01 or requrred on or
before tho 10th day of August. 1*101 to tend b} post)
prepaid or deliver to tho undersigned, administrator of the estato of tho said deceased at
Kaslo, B. C, their Christian and surnames, ad-
dreseeR and descriptions, Uio full particulars of
their claims, thostatcnipntof their accounts, and
tho naturo of thtir securities, if any, hold by
thein.
And furthor tako notieo that af'cr such list
mentioned dato tho undersigned will proceed to
distribute tiro nsHOts of tho said (licensed among
the parties entitled thereto, hating regaid only
to tho claims of which howmll then lia\o notice,
and ti at he will not bo liable for the said assets.
or any part thoreof, to any pcrbon or persons of
whose claims notioe t-lin.ll havo njt boen recehod
by him at the time of such distribution.
Dated tho l'lth dny of Juno. IStOl.
NKIL F. MacKAY,
Administrator of the estate of the snld deceased.
NOTICE  TO  CREDITORS.
In tho matter of tho Estate of Marmaduke
Dennison, late of Nelson, B. C., deceased:
Notice is hereby tlvorr pursuantto statuto thnb
all creditors and nthnrn having claims against tho
estate of tho said Marmnduke UonnUon, who
died on or about the 27th dny of March. 1901, aro
required on or beforo the 1st dny of August. liWI,
to send by po t prepaid cr deliver to Geo. S. Mo-
Carter of l'evolRfoko, solicitor for Alboit'Ed ward
Bennison, tho administrator of tho estato of said
deceased, their christian andsurnames, addresses
and descriptions, the full particulars of Iheir
claims, the statement of their accounts acd the
naturo of the securities, if any, held by then , all
duly verified.
And notice is further givon that after such last
mentioned date tho snld admini-trato-* will proceed to distribute thesaid estate of tho deccised
nmong the parties ontitled thereto, having ro rard
only to the claims of which he (-hnll tien I lave
no* ice nnd that the said administrator will not
bo liablo for the said assets or anj* part thero it to
any person or persons of whose claims notieo hall
not havo been received by him a!> tho tlm e of
such distribution.
Paled tho 20th day of Juno, A D. 1901.
GKO. S. McCAKTER,
Solicitor for Albert Edward Bonni-on, ad niri-
lstrator of tho ostato of Marmaduko Benni sou,
deceased.      -  ,. -..-;. w   •„-•....   ••'./...;
NOTICE. ' -   ' '
Notice is heroby-given that I Intent' to
apply at the next regular sitting of the
board of license commissioners for tho
city of Nelson, to be held after the expiration of thirty days .'from the .date hereof,
for a transfer of the retail liquor license
now held by me for the premises known
as the Glue Pot Saloon, situated on tho
west half of lot- 4, block .2, sub-division,
of lot 93, Nelson, to William Walmsley
and James Bowes. THOMAS SPROAT.
Witness: THOMAS M. WARD.
I Dated this 28th day of Juno. 1901.       ,  ■■ ui
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.   -4 i; is r-*o��_���*j*-�� &A-3.-t~Ie&_i*st,!&;& n,\ii -^" ,;,*',-i*r**TTV"i*  ���t:^-'^-^'^>^i��-^'^^fJ^fct,>;^  Pi1  ���si  lis  THE TRIBUNE: KELSOK, B C-- bJATUftDAY, JULY 21, 1901  Bsar ii) Nlind that we Carry a Full and Complete Liqe of Bath. Requisites  Which Includes  Sponges    loofahs    bath brushes  GLOVES     VIOLET AMMONIA  FLORIDA and TOILET WATERS  And in fact everything to make one feel comfortable and re-  ���.. freshed these hot days.  ����� W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  VIOTORIA  BLOOK NELSON,   B. C.  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO    219. BAKER   STREET,   NELSON.  BOOTS!       BOOTS!       BOOTS!  For a few days only we will hold a slaughtering'  discount sale of boots and shoes.  J. A. Gilker, Proprietor  TELE��HONE 39.  P. O   BOX 527:  Nelson Saw & Planing  ���LIIrVniTElD-  CHARLES HILLYER, President HARRY HOUSTON, Secretary.  A.     \  V-..  W'  ���  w  _V">   ���  ' Hr.ve jiM i cccivcd 3,0 0,000 feet of log< fr om Idaho, and we are prepared to cut the largo-it bills  i of limrte- of an. ninitnsi -in or lengths. Estimates given at any time. The laigcst stock of sash.  I doors, and mouldings in Kootenay.  I  ;        T  ) COAST LUMBER OF ALL KINDS ON HAND  OFrTICR A\D Y \.RD3:   CORNER HALT, AND FRONT STRFjETP.  !��-*��/'__,' ,  tl^r.<- I  _. j'1-' '��� t  \. -���> 'a .  Si O  E.   FERGUSON & CO.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  We J|av3 Now in Stoc!\  Is?  [r  !���*-  *?  |*��t  ,  It' IN> R (Seattle) BKKR in quart* and pints.   It is fresh bottling, ex-client ia  qrnl ty und modorato in price.  123 IIARRKLS "D?G'S nKAI>""ALK ASP STOUT just arrived direct from  London, England. There is no superior buttling-* of BakH and Guiness. Piicc*  are interesting to dealers. -  Pur Special Canadian Rye  l. growing irr favor.   Sales are increasine-.   Quality and flavor are recognized.  Wc have it in bulk and in ease- 5*.-and C-.  Nf-.  life  19?'  AVe c*rrf al.irgc and very fine stock of Cigars.    A full range of Uiiion goods.  J ii'I recoi vi d aiioilior shipment of Granda'ti pure Havana good.*.  FISHING TACKLE  IS NOT A NEW VENTURE WITH US.  I��X ��������� .  |a:*i   W -V"'  l*VS   ���������'  I*?1*  Isi'S.j'  Ill:  ���i7  |i';"i.'--  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.  ; Importers and Dealers in Shelf and Heavy Hardware. a  i,i -f  -i  ill   :  (,!.������  ���; It.  HGWMILE THE VFATHIR IS IXT THE EISY i;CUSlWirE SICL'LD ISE  & W  Canned Fruits and Fish. They are as good as  the best home-made preserves. Have a tin  on your next order.  CITY LOCAL NEWS  Emmanuel church Sunday school will  have an excursion to Ronnl-ig-ton Fa'ls  and Slocan Junction un August 8th.  * *   ���  Mayor Carlson of Kaslo was lu town  yesterday.   Ho reports  his grading camps  on the Lardo road rapidly filling; up.  .   *   *  Services at the Methodist church tomorrow will be conducted by tho paster.  livening subject: "Tne Vision of the Four  Cariiohtors." *   *   *  .1. K. Stn'.elmii issued a warrant yester-  dny��for the nrrest of William Whitley of  Sloenn Junction, who is charged with assaulting James Kelly.  * ���   ��  Billy Ward, Charlie Ink, ana some more  of the boys who would rather fish than  work, are off today on a fishing excursion  lo Ward's Crossing.  * ��   ���  Superintendent Forrest of the S. F. &  N. railway, and resident engineer Stewart  of tho (.'rent Northern arrived in Nelson  last evening ou the fornuv's private car.  * *   ��� "  The Kaslo Kootenalan is improving as'  a. newspaper under editor Blackburn''-  management. In its last issue it says it  will support ���'Bob-- Green for minister of  mines. ***._>.  A. H. Clements writes from Collin-jwood.  Ontario, that he stopped off at the Soo,  and was very favorably impressed with  the town. He will probably locate there  for a while.  * ��   *������  C. IC. Skiles of Sandon was among the  lato arrivals at the Nelson jail yesterday,  lie has a two months' sentence to serve  upon a charge of asftultiag an Italian at  Sandon. He was convicted by stipendiary  magistrate Lilly.  .���***.  About fifty mon are nt work en the Nelson-Granite wagon road. Provincial superintendent of roads Killeen is making the  surveys for the route, and XV. A. McLean  and "W.' C. McLean are in charge to see  that the men earn-their daily stipend.  * *   * "  Tomorrow evening, at Emmanuel. church  Rev. William Munro will preach on "Hard  Times." A special feature of the service  will be the singing of Mr. and Mrs. Parks,  who will render .the tenor and contralto  duet "At Jesus' Feet" by Nevin. A cordial  invitation  is  extended  to everyone.  * *   *  lhe Kaslo Kootenalan Is authority for  the statement that the C. P. R arc negotiating for running privileges over the  Sirdar-KuskonooU part of the Nelson and  Bedlington railway with the object of  utilizing the Kuskonook terminal facilities  and  to  an   extent  abandoning   Koot-  * *   ���  Tho Great Northern Railway Company  has made ariangeincnts with the Canadian Pacific Rill way Company for the  moving of 5*M tons of steel '-mis fron  Creston to Morrissey. This bears out the  staii-me'it that the rival railways have  settled their differenc-.s with lespect to  building  operations   In   Eas*-.   ICootonay.  * *   *  Another law suit has been launched in  connection with the Marion mine troubles.  This time Messrs. Mclnnis nnd sjpro.it,  a-i-n -vpre the defendants tn the former  actions, figure as the plaintiffs. They are  " now suing Marino, C. F. Caldwell, E. L.  Sawyer, William Chaplin and George Alex  aridcr for an ucountlng for some 500 tons  o'f Marion ore.  * *   ���  In the Colonist report of t!ro , Victoria-  Everett t game, in whieh the score was  10 to 5 in favor of the Everett learn, the  following reference .., made to Sam Neelands, who pi iy��*d several seasons with th j  Nelsons, and who l�� now xOivIng with the  Victorias: "Neelands, with his throe put-  ciuls and three assists and no errois,  played the star game in the field."  ��   *   *  B. C. Riblet of this city has secured the  contract for the erection of the Ir.-imwuy  to the Londcn Oori'-ohOated Oor-ipunv's  property at Crawford Bay. Work upon tha  construction of the tramwav is to be  undertaken at once. When the tramway is  in working order the company will be able  to ship winter ami summer, and at a considerable saving upon the shipping charges  which the property had to bear last winter.  * *   *  Thero will  bo  a  cricket  match   uetwcun  local  elevens  en  the  Recreation  Grounds  this   afternoon,    play   beginning, at   1:30  _o'clock.jrhe=tgams are as follows: No. 1���  Wm.   Hunter   &  Co  Baker Street, Nelson.  m  PBTJIT   j-_a_:r*s  IN HALF GALLONS, QUARTS AND PINTS.  WE ALSO HAVE ALL KINDS OF FRUIT.  HTiston Block, Baker Street.  Telephone 161.  P. O. Box 176  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  ���AVilson. Thurman, Hawthorne (I), Stuart,  Houston, Macrae, Hawthorne (2), Kelly,  Wetmore, Gray, Vincent and Sims. No.  '_>��� Forbes, Sargent, Hay, Criddle, Mason,  Rowley, Atkinson, Seatle, Stocks, Elliot,  Stutter and Booth. The eleven that will  play Rossland on August 3rd will be picked  from those thrit distinguish themselves  today *   *   * . ,  \V". A. Thurman returnerl n-i Thursday  night from a trip to San Francisco, visiting Portland and Seattle en route. He met  quite a number of old Canadian acquaintances, and all are holding good positions  and doing well. They display much more  energy than they did when In Canada,  and seem to be able to successfully com-  iete with the natives of the Republic. San  Francisco Is a great city and very lively.  Portland Is also a lively and prosperous  i>1ace, and has more of a city appearance  than Seattle.  ���   * .*  T.   G.   Procter   has  received   word   from  the' foreman  of   the- Alice  mine   that  the  dyke  bus  been   passed  in  the south  drift  from tho 100 foot level and that the miners  are  now  in  a  much cleaner body of  ore  than any hitherto encountered in the pro *.  iper'ty.- 'Samples of tlie ore were received in ;  -'"Nels.ot*. yesterday- wliich assayed SI per cent  _lead   whicli   is   probably   the   highest   lead  assay ever received from galena ores in the  district. There was not sufficient timo yesterday to have the- ore assayed for silver ���  Full particulars of the strike have not yet  been received.  The Montreal syndicate which Is developing the big Iron ledge in the vicinity of  Kitchener continues to make good pro- .  .gress and there is every likelihood that  tho next payment of $10,000, which falls  due on the first of next month, will be met  as there is a good gamble on the property  so far as the work has progressed. Tne  syndicate may not have had sufficient time  to demonstrate the value of the ledge as  en Iron deposit, but it is so strong that  tho indications are that if it has not the  values desired as an iron ledge it will be  found to be of even greater value as carrying other minerals under Its heavy iron  capping. ���   �����   ��  Constable Barnes of Fernie brought a  quartet of culprits to the Nelson jail yes  terday who have various terms to serve  for offenses against the peace of the residents of the coal city of the interior. Some  lime ago one of the hotels In Fernie was  broken into when a quantity nf small  change was stolen as Tvell as a quantity  of liquor. For this oflense James Duffj-  and James Roberts were tried and found  guilty, a quantity of the stolen stuff being found on them at the time of their*  arrest. They were tried "upon a charge of  theft and being found guilty were sentenced to six months' Imprisonment. James  Leckie, the third member of the party,  was also suspicioned with the same offence, but the police were unable to secure  a conviction upon this charge, so he was  sentenced to six months' imprisonment as  a vagrant. The fourth man tn the quartet was John Kenny. He was convicted on  the charges of being "disorderly, fighting,  nnd resisting arrest. He was sentenced,  all told, to eight months' imprisonment.  * * ���  Strikes, like wars, are cruel things.  Louis Florl is an Italian resident of Nelson whose family Is in destitute circumstances. He endeavored to secure work on  the government road which is being built  along .he old Forty-nine creek trail but  was turned off because there were a number of British subjects who nlso desired  employment and whose claims had a first  call. He then secured work with the contractors who have the work of straightening out the bed of Cottonwood creek,  but on the first day upon which he was  to go to work the) striking trackmen  called the men' off the job for the reason  that they considered that the performing  of it would help the railway company out  in' its' struggle with its trackmen, and the  contractors have therefore been compelled  to give over the work'for the present.  PERSONAL.  W.; FX. Boie of Kaslo Is nt the Hume.  ��������'���*  Lillian   Hannah' of   Ontario,   California,  is registered at the Quaeh's.  ��� .*   *   *  R. A.  C.  McNally. and J. C.  Drewry of  Rossland  aro  registi-r.en  at  the  Phair  '������'��'*��  W. C. M. Williamson of Ch'eago and B.  S.  Wilson of Spokane are at the Queen's.  .'���''���"���'���'���  Ui-orge   Stracho.n  'and   A. - AV.   C.ileman  cf   Toronto  are  registered  at  the  Hume.  ��� : ���'.-����� .  Mike O'Brien of Bird creek and R. B.  Dugan of Forty-'nlne creek are at", tho  Madden: .   ,_,  " ��� ' ���  .* "��������.-: ���  X '  Miss Marie Bridges of London, England,  is a guast at the Phair in a visit to her  brother, S. M. Bridges of this city.  -'   ��   *   *  J.  A.  Herron- of- Si-okane,  L.   Currie of  Strathcona   and   A.   L.   Caffey   of   Omaha  are stopping al th'e 'Phair.  . *   *   *  James Findli'.y" whri has charge of the.  construction of the U. P R. bridge ovor  the Columbia river at Robson, has returned from a. trip to Rosslcnd nnd is registered at the Madden.  -  *   *   *  E. Mansfield mado his catch of fish yes-  t'.-rd.iy after three years effort. Kc got a  five pound sll.'J.*-trout and will', have it  photographed to .illustrate a fish story  which he is preparing; for his friends in  England.  *   ���   ��  Captain J. I-I. Mackie of Pembroke, Ont..  is regislere'd at 'the Phair. Ho is the son  of tho present representative in tire house  of commons for''North Renf.-cw, and Is  niakin-i- a tour'of the-province after having been on a trip of inspection .to. Some  of' iris father's' timber Units in the west.  Captain "Mackie served -\\'lh the Canadian  battery in Oie' South' African campaign,  where he met'eapta.'n Hodgins, and a number of other men from .this section, as  well as a couple!of;cousins .of James Lawrence who are residents of Soutli Africa..  He reports that captain Hodgins was a  great favorite with all whom he came in  contact.  ���J* *|. ��|�� .j* ���*"��� ��|�� .j. .j. ..j* ���**��� *j*�� .|. ��!��� *$��� ���*"��� ���*"��� ��|�� ���!���  -b - Paid Locals, TWO 'CENTS a' *>I-  ���b word each insertion. No local ac- *b  ���b   cepted for less than 25 cents.       �����  ���?��  ��%  ���!���  ���?* ���% ���% ���J*  ���?��  ���?���  *f* ���!��� ���%  a-J-* ���{��� *f��* ���% ���>!-   ���J��  PAID LOCALS.  Nelson Hotel Bar. On today. "Dry Summer Punch. I on't forget tomorrow Champagne .id  Burgundy  Cup.  Try  them.  Is a tonic and food as well as a beverage.  Ironbrew.  TO HELP AN UNFORTUATE  Citizens'Liberally Respond.  J H., McMarius and D. A. Fraser have  interested themselves in getting Mid foi*  an old bridgeman named J. C. Burgas,  who is In Vancouver trying to secure meul-  cal treatment that will restore his eyesight. They raised $134.G0 yesterday and the  day before, and a draft for the amount  1-as ben sent to Mr. Burges. The names of  those subscribing are given below;  John    Houston    $   1.00  D.  A.  Fraser  100  J.  P.  Cameron....,  100  Alex   Chisholm  100  John  Grant   ..:  100  Alexand-*.*   McDonald  1 (JO  R.   Relstere-  &  Co  5 00  13.  C.  Davison......;;  1 00  J.    Dover.... ,'V  1 i.i*  A.    Tregillus..:  100  James   Malone.  1 -K)  Isaac  Holden     100  O.  J.  B  1 00  F.   A.   T.unblyn  100  W.   Telford  100  A   friend  100  D. Mcj\.rthui* ���& Company..-.  100  H.   D.   Ashcroft  100  D.   O'Leary... ,  100  T.   G. 'McMa.iamon  100  George   Motion    :-0  H. G. Neelands  100  Frank   Floleher..........  ICO  Sandford  Mills ....:  1 uO  David   McDonald. .-  '   53  John   Cholditch...  2 50  R.   J.   Hamilton  2 50  H.   D.   Hume  100-  Grand  Central  Hotel  2 50  D. H. Sheddan  1 (H>  P.   E.   Wilson '. 75  J. T Perror.. .7 :  50  A   Friend.,  25  George   Fergur-on  50-  Jullus   Reisterer....  50  d. f -.-;  50  J.   Johnson..  3 00  H.    Mclntyre  1 00  I-I.   McLaughlin....  100  Mary  Malette  1C0  Hyde, Titsworth & Co  100  P.- Criddle  2 00  W.   AV'almsley...  5 00  :", us   Nelsnii.  2 00  F.   Snilth  100  A.   Thomas...  2 ,V)  J.  D.   Dewar  100  Thorpe & Co., Limited  2 5'i  W. E. Coles , 51  TELEPHONE JV  zee.   ZBinEne-s^ <fe oo.  Store. Corner Baker **u4  PAINTS, OILS AND OLASS.  GARDEN  TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS    rubber and cotton hose.  POULTRY  NETTING  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company    and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  IsTDSLSOlSr  STORES   AT  S^ZLnTIDOILT  A.    McGillivray    50  J.   C.   Porter  100  Nelson Saw & Planing Mills....  2 00  A.   H.   Nelson  50  P.   F.   Emerson  100  T.   P.   O'Rells.  100  Kwong  Wing  Chon'*-.  2j  Mar   Sam  50  W. . Kir>.rade.....  25  R.   E.   Lemon.. ,..  50  Harry   Smelsor  25  Theo . Madson.  50  H.". Halsey :  50  T.  G.  Procter.  100  F.    O'Reilly  1 00  F. H.   Smith........  50  A.'IC. Vaughan. ;...:  100  P.    Lamont..  100  VV.  J.   Macneb    100  J. H. Matheson  100  XV.    AVilson  50  H.   A." Prosser  ���   50  G. L.   Thelln  100  Cash ........:  35  E. Criddle.. ���?....... ...: 100  VV.   C.   McLean...:  i 0C  Joe   Sturgeon  100  C.  V.  Gagnon... ....:...  '50  '.'harles   Blanchard  100  A. B. Clark...;...  100  M.  Fortier  100  H.   McCausland  1 00  R.   Qua   "..���  : 50  AV.  P.  Tierney  2 00  D.' Mclntyre  50  J.    Knauf  100  II.   AV.   Fraser  50  F. H.  LUiot '.  50  II.  L.  Borden....'..-.  50  J.    Bliss  50  G. AV.   Bartlett  100  A   Fircnd :  50  A.   McGill  100  G.    Sheriffs  50  Manhattan   Saloon  2 00  A   Friend  50  R.    McArthur  50  R.   Hurry  50  J.   Forestel..-  100  C. J.  AVlson  100  A   Friend  50  A   F-iend  50  A    Friend  50  A   Friend.'  '0  A   Friend  60  A   Friend :. 50  J. G. Bunyan & Co  100  S.   McDonald  *)0  AV'    Kemp  100  A.   R.   McDonald  100  A.   PoVney -.  1 u'j  R.  AV.   Drew  100  Cash '  *.  50  J.   P.  Manhart  100  Oscar   SodiTberg  100  D. J.   Murray -  100  AV.   A.   Thurman  'JO  C.   K.   Loring  5u  M.   Scully  100  11.    Porter  50  A.  J.  Marks  100  J.   A.   McDonald  50  J.  A.   Gilker v  1 00  G.  B.   Matthew  100  Fred    1 rvne  1 00  J. R. Hunter  50  Frank   Ban-  1 00  J.   T-I.   McManus/  5 00  A   Friend  25  AV.   Gosnell  100  E. Farsell ,  i 00  Frank   Troggo  50  Domenico   Francella  50  Henry   H.irshaw  2 00  Total. '.. $134 GO  Band Concert.     ���  The R. M. R. band, under the direction  of J. B. Pollard, will render the third of  their series -if summer concerts "it tlie  corner of Bake.* and Stanley streets to-  ni*rht. .  March    Crusader       Sousa  Ove.'ture  ..A Merry-go-round     Boyer  Cake Walk ... Shuffling Jasper ... Scouton  Aralc-e .. Remembrance of Naples .. Pelria  Tuba Solo .. Asleep in the Deep .. S. Otis  March     New Life ....... Christern  Patrol . March of the Gorellas .Chattaway  Cake AValk ... Honolulu Lady ... Johnson  AV*nUz  Kalon   Pettee  Selection ...... Luorctla Borgia ..... Ripley  Practical Miner Takes Hold.  P. Nichols has obtained a five-year lease  on tlie Fern mine, a gold property on Hail  ereek. Mr. NIcholls Is a practical miner,  and ho. has .faith tliat the Fern if properly  worked: will |)��y handsome pro'ils. There  is a ten-stamp mill on tho Fern, and Mr.  Uicholls expects to have everything running within a couple of weeks. _���  The new cooling drink, Ironbrew.  Is  sold, everywhere.   Ironbrew.  Try it. Ironbrew.  42'***'******'*V.*.***.*;**.***.#Q.  THE ATHABASCA  ROAST  TURKEY  LUNCH  FOR  J    TODAY"   8  it 4f  7*****.*.*.*.*.*#.*.\b-*-***-*-**-**-*--&'  R.B. REILEY  SUCCESSOR TO H.  D.  ASHCROFT.  BLACKSMITHS   AND    WOOD   WORKtHo  EXPERT HORSESHOEING.  Special  attention   given   to all  kinds  of  repairing and  custom  work from  outside  points.   Heavy   bolts   made to   order   on  short notice.        ,  ���j*.%. .j* .?��� ���?��� ���?�� ���**��� ���-������ .\. ���% ��j. ��t# j. ��j�� .|. ��|<  -b . Classified advertisements in-  -b serted for ONE-HALF CENT A  ���b word each insertion. No adver-  ���b tisement accepted for less than  ���J-   25 cents.  ���%   ��^��   ��J��   J��   a,f��   ��J��   ��|��   ��?���   *?*   ���%   ��%   *!���   *J*   ��J��   ��J��   *J"  b 'b  -b  -I-  *  ARTICLES FOR SALE.  SEWING MACHINES  OF ALL  KINDS  for cent at tho Old Curiosity Shop.  , FOR  RENT.  FURNISHED FRONT ROOMS AND  sitting room to let; over Aranstone's drug  store; **2.50 per week.  SEVEN ROOM HOUSE ON CARBON-  ate street, between Stanley and Kootenay  streets; bath room, hot and cold water.  Rent '"���io. Inquire-AV. P. Robinson, Nelson.  FURNISHED FRONT ROOM AVITH OR  without board. Apply four doors above  City HaU, Victoria street.  SEVEN ROOM AND BASEMENT  house on tho corner of A'icloria and  Cedar streets; modern conveniences. $25.  Apply lo J. Coxhead, Cedar street.     <-  SIX ROOM COTTAGE AT BALFOUR  to let by the month or for the season, immediate possession. Good fishing. Apply  C. AV. Busk, Kokanee creek. Phone GOa.  Or to R. 1-1. AVilliams, Baker street, Nelson.  FOR   SALE���REAL  ESTATE.  FOR SALE, RANCH ON KOOTENAY  river; improved. Inquire VV. P. Robinson,  Nelson.  lost!  LOST���ON WEDNBSUAVAFTERNOON  between boat house and Phair Hotel two  photos in pocket album. Finder will be rewarded on returning same to olllce of  Hamilton Powder Company.  FOR SALE.  FOR SALE���THREE PACK HORSES,  throe pack and ono ndins saddle. G.  Fraser, Falls street, after (! p. :n.  SITUATIONS WANTED.  AA'jYNTED LABORERS AND TEAM-  sters for railroad construction. Help furnished free. Apply at Western Canadian  Employment  Ollicc,   Ward  street,   Nelson.  "WANTED���MINING^PROPERTIES.  FREE MILLING GOLD PROPERTIES.  AVe-are anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospectors' Exchange, Nelson, B. C, Room -1,  IC. AV. C. Block.  GULD,- COPPER, SHjA'ER, LF.AD  mines and prospects wanted. Send report  and samples to the Prospectors" Exchange,  Nelson,  11.  C,  Room  1,  K.  VV.  C.  Block.  TEAS.  AA'E HAVE INDIAN, CEYLON, AND  China teas in great variety, choicest Quality. We make a specialty of blending teas  and sell them in any quantity at lowest  rates.  Kootenay  Coffee  Company.  JjVPAN TEjV OF ALL KINDS TO SUIT  your taste. Sun cured, Spider Leg, Pan  Fired; in bulk or packages. Kootenay Coffee Company.  THAT FINE BLEND OF-XEY'LON TEA  we are selling at 30 cents per pound is  giving the best of sarisfnctlon to our many  customers.   Kootenay   Coffee   Company.  FURNITURE.  D. J. ROBERTSON & CO., FURNITljRE  dealers, undertakers and embalmers. Day  'phone No. 29', night 'phone No. 207. Next  new postollice building, Arernon street,  Nelson.  DRAYAftE.  FURNITURE, PIANOS, SAFES, ETC.,  moved carefully at reasonable rates. Apply J. T. Wilson, Phone 270, Prosser's second Hand store, .Ward street.  CHOP HOUSE.  PIONEER CHOP HOUSE. JOHN  Spear, proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,  ���Baker street, Nelson. Open day and night.  Lunches a specialty. Picnic and traveling  parties supplied on shortest notice.  ICE CREAM AND FRUIT.  FOR COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE  go to the Ice cream parlors of J. A. McDonald, Baker street, where every attention and requisite is supplied.  *b 'b *b 'b 'b *b *b *b *b *b 'b *b *b ���!* "I* *I* "I* *b  -b Cards of AVholesale Houses, un- *b  -b der classified heads, will be +  ���b charged 50 cents a line per ���*!-  -J* month. No advertisement accept- -1-  ���b ed for less than ?1 per month. *b  'b "b ���*$��� *b ���!- 'b 'b "b *b *b 'b 'b 'b "b -b 'b 'b -b  ASSAYERS'  SUPPLIES.  AV. F. .TEETZEL *i CO.���CORNER OF  Baker and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in n3suyer's supplies.  Agents for Denver Fire Clay Company if  Denver, Colorado.  COMMISSION MERCHANTS.  H. J. EVANS & CO.���BAKER STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers In liquors,  cigars,. i;ement, fire brick and fire clay,  water pipe and steel rails, and general,  commission merchants.  ���      ELECTRICAL  SUPPLIES.  KOOTENAY ELECTRIC SUPPLY &  Construction Company.��� wnolesale dealers  ln telephones, annunciators,, bells, batteries, electric fixtures and appliances. Houston Block, Nelson.  LIQUORS AND  DRY  GOODS.  TURNER, BEETON & CO.���CORNER  Vernon and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in liquors, cigars and dry  goods Agents for Pabst Brewing Company'  of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Company of Calgary.  WINES AND CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA AVINE COMPANY, .LIMI-  tcd���Corner of Front and Hall streets. Nelson, wholesale dealers in wines, case and  bulk, and domestic and imported cigars.  HARDWARE AND MINING SUPPLIES  IT. BY'ERS & CO.���CORNER BAKER  and Josephine streets, Nelson, wholesale  dealers in hardware and mining supplies.  Agents for Giant Powder Company.  LAAA'RENCE HARDWARE COMPANY���  Baker street, Nelson, wholesale dealers in  hardware and mining supplies, and water  and plumbers* supplies.  FRESH AND SALT MEATS.  P. BURNS ' & CO.-BAKER STREET.  Nelson, wholesale dealers In fresh and  cured meats. Cold storage.   _��_ o  GROCERIES.  A. MjVCDONALD & CO.���CORNER OF  Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesalo  grocers aud jobbers in blankets, gloves,  mitts, boots, rubbers, maeklnaws and miners' sundries.  KOOTENjVY SUPPLY COMPANY, LIM-  Hod.���Vernon street, Nelson, wholosale  grocers.  JOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-FRONT  street. Nelson, wholesale grocers.  J. Y. GRTFFIN & CO.-FRONT STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in provisions,  cured meats, butter and eggs.  ARCHITECTS.  A. C. EAVART.���ARCHITECT, ROOM 3,  Aberdeen  Block,  Baker Street,  Nelson.  *|�� ���?��� ���*-. .% ���% ^�� *T- ��T�� ���% .T. *J* .1. .1. .% ���% .% ���*.. ���_.  *������ Trades Union and Fraternal -I-  ���b Society Notices of regular meet- *b  ���b ings will be charged 25 cents a -b  *b line per month. No notice ac- -I-  ���"��� cepted for less than $rper month, -b  ���b -J* "b "b -b ���{* -b -b -b 'b -I* <b -b -b.'b "b -b -b  TRADES AND LABOR UNIONS.  MINERS" I'NIfiX. NO. 9ii. W. F. of M.���  Meets in Minors' Union Hall, northwest  corner of Baker and Stanley streets, overv  Saturday evenirr_r at S o clock. Visiting  members welcome. M. R. Mowat, president; James Wilks, secretary. Union scalo  of wages for Nelson district per shilt: Machine men $o.50, hammerhinen $3.25, muckers, carmen, shovoiors, and other underground laborers $J.  LjVUNDRY WORKERS' UNION, NO.  S5'JI. A. F. of L.���Meets in Miners' Union  Hall on fourth Friday in every month at  7:80 p. in. sharp. Visiting; members of  American Federation invited to atten'd.  C. Frederick, president; - A. AV. Me Fee,  secretary.  CjVRPENTERS' UNION MEETS AVED-  nesday evening of each week at 7 o'clock,  in "Miners' Union Hall. C. J. Clayton,  president;  Alex.  B.  Murray,   secretary.  BjVRBERS' UNION, NO. 19u, OF TIIE  International Journeymen Barbers' Union  of America, meets lirst and third Momlavs  of each month in Miners' Union Ilall at  S:U0 sharp. Visiting members invited. R.  ilcjMahon, president; J. 11. Matheson, secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, recording  secretary.  PAINTERS' UNION MEET THE FIRST  and third Fridays in each month at Minds' Union Hail at 7:30 sharp. Walter R.  Kee,  president; Henry Bennett, secretary.  PLASTERERS' UNION'MEETS BWIilty  Monday evening in the Elliot Block, at S  o'clock. J. D. Moyer, president; William  Arice, secretary. P. O. Box IU.  FRATERNAL SOCIETIES.  ft NELSON LODGE, NO. 23., A. F. &  _,���&.., A.  M.  meets second  Wednesday lu  jS"h each   month.   Sojourning   brethren  j^-V > invited.  NELSON ROYjVL ARCH CHAPTER  No. 123, G. R. C���Meets third AVcdnesday.  Sojourning companions invited. Goorgo  Johnstone,   '/,.;   E.   VV.   Matthews,  S.   E.  NELSON   AERIE.    NO.    22   F.    O.    E.���  Meets  second  and  fourth  AVedncsdays  of  each   month   at   Fraternity   Hall.   George  Bartlett,   president;   J.   V.   Morrison,   sec- ���  re tary.  KOOTENAY- TENT NO. 7, IC. O. T. M.���  Regular meetings first and third Thursdays of each month. Arisiting Sir Knights  invited. G. A. Brown, R. IC; A. VV. Purdy,  Com.; R. J. Steel, D. S. C.  ���I* ���I* "I" 'b -b *b -b *b *b *b *b *b *b -b -b -b *b *b~  ���J- All Dominion government, pro- 4*  ^t^^yinciaLgoxernment^and^legaLadTu^-fc^^!  ���!������ vertisements, such as sheriff's -I*  ���*��� sales, etc., will be charged ONE ���J-  ���b CENT A WORD for the first in- +  ���b sertion and ONE-HALF CENT -I-  ���J* A WORD,,, for each consecutive '-b '  ���b   subsequent" insertion. -b  -b *b *b *b *b *b *J- *b 'b ���J* 'b *b *b *b *b *b *b *b  DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT THE copartnership existing betweeo the undersigned, doing business as hotelkeopors at  the town of Erie, B. C, is dissolved. All  debts owing by the firm will be paid by  David Church,- who will also collect all  debts due the firm.  Dated at Erie, B. C, this 17th day of  July,  1001.  david j. broavn,  ., DjVvid ciiuiwh.  notice is given that the copartnership hitherto existing between tho  undersigned by the style of Lee & Burnett,  as green grocers, has this day been dissolved by the retirement of Harry Burnett, who has transferred to Herbert F. Leo  all his interest in the business, assets,  uood will and book accounts.  All persons Indebted to the said partnership are hereby requested to make" payment to the said Herbert F. Lee, who has  assumed and will paV tho liabilities of the  partnership, and who will continue the  partnership  business.  -HERBERT   F.   LEE,  H.   BURNETT.  Witness: R. A. CREECH.  Nelson, B. C, July 15th, 1001.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  Tiger, Kitchener and Last Chance mineral claims, situate in the Nelson mining  division of AVest Kootenay district. AVhere  located: On Morning-mountain on the east  side of Sandy creek about one mile from  the Kootenay river. Take notice that I,  R. Smith, free miner's certificate 55,702b,  acting as agent for A. Thorn, free miner's  certificate 55,670b, Henry E. Hammond,  free miner's certificate SS.fiiJOb, and An-  nandale D. Grieve, free miner's certificate  55,60Sb, intend sixty days from the date  hsreof to apply to the mining recorder  for a certificate of improvements, for tho  purpose of obtaining a crown Rrant of the  above claim. And further take notice that  action, under section 37, ;nu*t be. commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements. R. SMITH.  Dated this 25th day of July, A. D. 1901.  TENDERS   WANTED!  For the erection of a cyanide mill building for rhe Ymir Gold Mines, Limited,  plans and specifications may be seen at  th** Nelson oflice of the eompnnv on or  before Monday, 29th July. 1901. All materials aro to be supplied by the cornpanv.  The lowest or any bid not necessarily accepted. All bids to be in by Tuesday, 30th,  July.

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