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 mxiiwixs^fmi^^��stmif^s!sss:^mm^ssi!fi  B5&S5gS3-a-^  qFtttypj-^^^Tiirji^^^  i  I  Mineral Produotlon ��* British Columbia In 1900  $16,407,645  i?-^  '<<-  Mineral Produotlon of footer-ay lq 1900  $10,562,032  NINTH YEAR  ^t-tL'&s"  NELSON, B. C, FRIDAY, AUGUST 2, 1901  FIVE CENTS  LAWYERS GAN PLAY BALL  BEAT THE GOVERNMENT MEN  HANDS DOWN.  eigners.    Unless this policy is adopted  a great rebellion is certain."  t(  A Six Inning Game Which Furnished  ��� No End of Amusement for Appreciative Spectators.  The ball game yesterday between the  lawyers anil the employes of the provin-  v cial government' offices resulted in an  easy victory for the lawyers, much to  the surprise of the people who thought  they were in the know. The government men were supposed to have got  into fine shape as the result of several  weeks' practice, but what is causing the  greatest wonder today is just the kind  of a game they would have played had  '���'. they entered the field witli no practice  at all, as the members of the lawyer",'  team did.  The general opinion was that tlie government  men   were  going   to   have   a  ��� walkaway with  their battery of Laing  ,' and Henderson, but the result of the  game will show that the batters on the  lawyers' team did most of the walking  on charities. Laing got credit for an.  even  dozen  strikeouts,   but  ho "was. as  > wild as a hawk, keeping: Henderson  jumping around in the almost hopeless  ���endeavor to connect with his delivery.  ' In addition to sending 10 men to first  on balls, Laing had six wild pitches  charged up against him, all of which  occurred   while   the   lawyers   were   cir-  ;''��� cling the bases, and he also sent two of  the lawyers to first- by hitting them.  Tom Henderson was the only member  of the government team who made anything like a creditable showing. When  he  was  younger  he was  quite  a  ball  - player and a little of the game still  sticks to him.    He made a trio of er-  ���v rors, but the company he was in, 'no  doubt,7 accounted for them, as errors  seemed to be infectious.; At the bat he  made the best showing of all. He was  :\inly up three times. Twice in succes-,-  sion he rapped the ball out for two  bases, and the third time up he drew a  base on balls from Elliott. Tom's two  hits, with a.couple of scratch hits by  .Simpkins and Tuck, were the. only: hits  secured by the government iuen; during  the same. - 7^...yxy^, -..  .^..; Jack * Elliott-did: the;twiriiiig'-fbr the  .-Inv-yers. and after the first innings  did very effective-work. He got nine  strikeouts, and sent but six .of the government men to/.flrst on balls or being-  hit by pitched balls. He was also fortunate in that he- received excellent  support in the infield, and as Hendcr-  - son and Jarvis "were the only government men to get the ball out of the diamond, this meant everything. The lawyers came out of the game with but  two errors, Sherman's wide throw to  third and Elliott's fumble of Mills' short  hit between himself and Forin. Thr.  lawyers' Infield also used their heads  and always shut off the advanced men  on the bases instead of playing for tlie  batter. Of the outfielders Galliher was  the only one who got a chance. It was  a long fly from Jarvis' in the fourth inning, and Bill took it in like a veteran  and then gracefully acknowledged the  applause from the grand stand. Galliher  also  divided   the  honors  with  the  J)_est_ofJ:heJawyei*s_at_the_bat._securin  Cost of the War.  LONDON, August 1.���In the house of  commons today lord Stanley, the financial secretary of the war'oflice, replying  to a duestion, said the cost of the war  in South Africa from April 1 to July 31  was ��35,750,000, partly chargeable  against the deficit of last year. The actual cost in July was �� 1,250,000 weekly.  The statement was greeted with ironical Irish cheers. The chancellor of the  exchequer, sir Michael Hicks-Beach,  said if the war continued at the same  cost for the next threo months it would  necessitate spending the whole of the  reserve he had provided for financing  the 'third quarter, but he had reason  to hope that this would not be necessary.   A Town on Fire.  ST. LOUIS, August 1.���News has just  reached here that Clarksville, Missouri,  is burning up. Two business blocks  have been wiped out and the fire is still  spreading. Clarksville is 112 miles from  St. Louis, on the Chicago, Burlington &  Quiney  railroad.  NELSON MINES AND MINING  FISHER MAIDEN TO SHIP  FOUR  CAES OF ORE.  Report that Whitewater Mino in the  .   Slocan Will Resume Work on  a Big Scale,  MUST  BE   DISFRANCHISED  B  two hits out of four times at bat. Sherman and O'Shea also got two hits, and  judge Forin got in a double and Elliot  a safe single, which accounts for the  total of eight charged against Laing.  The score is appended:  GOVERNMENT. AB. R.   H.    O.    A. E.  Doyle, ss 3     0     0     0  Laing, p.   3     1     0     2  The Edict of Maryland Democrats.  BALTIMORE, August 1.���The Democratic state convention, which met here  today, declared that the purpose of the  party if successful in the coming elections   is  to  eliminate  the  negro  from  politics in Maryland if such a thing be  possible  under the  constitution of the  state.    Upon this, the paramount issue  of the campaign, will stand the candidates nominated today for state offices  and those chosen in the various country  and  district conventions as candidates  in  the legislature of 1902, which  body  will, elect a United  States senator to  succeed George L. Wellington.   That his  successor   in  the  event  of  Democratic  victory  will   be  Arthur  P.   Gorman   is  probable.'. The real business of the convention was the formulation and adoption of a platform upon which the Democrats could go before the people of the  state  with a reasonable show of winning.   The combined sagacity of all the  Democratic leaders in the state was called into requisition for this purpose and  under the advice and guidance of Mr.  Gorman the following declaration upon  ��� the chief, issue was involved:   The Democratic party represents more than 40,-  000   majority   of   the   white   people   of  Maryland.   They, in common with their,  brethren of other states in -which large  masses of colored voters have been injected into the body politic, recognize  that   the  peace,   good   order,   personal  safety ,and  proper .development of our  material interests depends upon the control of the commonwealth by its intelligent white residents.    Without the aid  of the 60,000 colored voters, the Republican party in Maryland would be a hopeless  minority.    We,  therefore,  without  hesitation proclaim that the success of  the  Democratic, party will  mean that  while we shall  deal with perfect fairness in securing all the. benefits of good  government and full and free opportunities for education to all classes such  action must be taken as to prevent the  control  of the state government from  passing  into  the  hands   of those  who  have neither the ability nor the interest to manage public affairs wisely and  well.  Leaned to Her Dea.th.  _TACOMA._July^31.^Mrs.=Il,^B.^Ei*ice,^  I)  ���$  m  Henderson, c  2  Simpkins, cf  2  Jarvis, lb  3  MeLeod, 2b. '  1  Mills, rf.    3  Tuck, 3b.  3  Totals  23 C  LAWYERS.      AB. R.  Wilson, 3b 4 2  Sherman, c 4 2  Elliot, p 2 3  O'Shea. ss  4 3  Forin, lb  3. 4  "Galliher, cf 4 2  Macdonald, 2b. ... 5 1  Patterson, rf 4 1  Wragg, If 4 0  H.  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  1  4  H.  0  2  1  2  1  2  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  IS  O.  3  0  0  0  7  1  1  0  0  0  0  2 12  A. E  0 0  1  0  C  1  0  c  0  0  Totals    34    IS 8    18  Score by innings���  Government  3   0 0   0  Lawyers  3   1 4   0  2��� 6  5���IS  m  ���u  Defiant Boxers  CANTON, August 1.���Violent anti-foreign placards emanating irom the Boxers have been posted in the vicinity of  the Christian chapels. The placards protest against the imposition of the house  tax saying it is only exacted in order  tb meet the indemnity, to be paid the  powers, and proceeds: "If money cannot be obtained, why not make war on  the foreigners? China is not yet defeated. It is only the government's eyes,  which are blinded by disloyal ministers.  If we refuse to fight, then it is a case of  being greedy to live, yet fearing death.  How can the carefully studied military  arts be used except against foreigners?  How can we otherwise employ our regiments? During 1900 much money was  collected through lotteries, gambling  and general taxes, but they were never  satisfied. If the house tax be collected  we will demolish the chapels and drive  out the Christians. If the emperor is  unable to pay, we Boxers have an excellent plan to gain a victory over the for  aged 3S, leaped from the Proctor utreet  bridge this afternoon and was dashed  to death against the rocks in the pinch  95 feet below. She was well-known in  social circles and had been ill for several  months. It is believed despondency, resulting from tho condition of her health,  was responsible for the act. Mrs. Price  spent the afternoon at Point Defiance  Park with a IC-year-old companion. Returning: she left the car at Proctor .-treet  and loitered about the bridge waiting  for another car. Her excuse was that  she desired to avoid the crowd on (he  first car. Suddenly Mrs. Price asked  her companion to look up the street a ail  see whether any person was approaching. When the girl turned her head  again Mrs. Price had disappeared. I-.'er  rail was witnessed by a minister "Mir  his wife, who hastened to the bottom  of tho gulch to assist the woman, but  she was dead when tncy reached hor.  It is believed Mrs. Price crept through  an opening in the rail beside the footpath alongside the bridge and leaped  into the gulch. A widower and small  son survive her.  Frank Watson and W. W. Greenwood  of Spokane will leave today for the  Fisher Maiden property on Slocan lake.  The owners of the Fisher Maiden have  agreed to ship- four cars of high grade  ore to the Granby smelter at Grand  Forks, anc} the shipping of this will be  the first matter to receive the attention  of Messrs. Watson and Greenwood when  they arrive at the property. The Fisher  Maiden is a high grade dry ore with its  chief values in silver. There is a considerable quantity of ore on. the dump  at present and the proposed four-car  shipment will be made entirely from  the dump without sorting. There is a  small force of men employed on the  Fisher Maiden in development. They  are at present engaged in running the  No. 4 tunnel, and only such ore as is  met withJ in development is being taken  out.. The work done so far has shown  the ledge to be a strong one, 12 feet of  which is well mineralized, with a paystreak, of several inches carrying high  silver values. There is at present a  great demand for the class of ore produced by the Fisher Maiden, but the  owners do not intend to commence stoping until they, have their development  well in hand.  B. C. Riblet has a party of men at  work surveying for the tramway which  he has contracted to build forcthe London Consolidated Company, which is developing the Silver Hill and Richelieu  properties   in   the,,Crawford   Bay   district. 7It will be a double rope tramway.  A. E.-Rand arrived in Nelson yesterday for the purpose of seeing -what can  be done in the way of closing' up the  deal on the Venus Company's property  to the Athabasca company.    It is  understood that the Hitch has cropped up  owing to the unwillingness of the looal  shareholders  to agree to the amended  ' bond as fixed up in Toronto with the  principal holders of Venus stock.  ',-,." Tlie-i-MontreaL syndicate which is developing the big iron ledge at Kitchener  did not make its payment yesterday, as  was expected.    Instead the-syndicate is  said to be looking for an extension of  time in which to more thoroughly prospect the property.    There are a  large  number of interests represented in the  bond  and some  difficulty  may be  expected   in  securing  a  unity  of  action  with  respect  to  the  extension  of  the  bond, although  what is  known as the  Fowler interest has agreed to the wishes  of the syndicate for a 30-day extension.  Lem Luther of Ainsworth was in Nelson yesterday.    He has been employed  all winter in running a tunnel in on the  Jackson Basin-group in the Slocan, he  and Alex MeLeod having the contract  for the work.   Luther says that things  are  on the mend   in  the Whitewater  camp.    The Whitewater is starting up  at once, and it is said that within a  couple  of  weeks  there  will  be a full  force of men at work.   The Whitewater  is said to have made a contract with the  <r-rail=snielter=for=the==output==Of^tlfe"  mine.   Work is also to be resumed upon  a  number  of  other  properties   in  the  camp and the outlook for the coming  season  is  generally   regarded   as   very  bright.  Santiago. The Brooklyn landed a shell  just ahead of my ship, and, with the  Oregon helping her, there was nothing  left for me to do but run ashore. I  should say that Schley was not only  brave but very competent, as is Sampson, whom I know personally. I don't  know Schley. Schley directed that our  officers retain their personal effects. A  coward is never generous. The suggestion of cowardice probably comes from  cowards. I have read in El Mundo Naval  that this attack upon an honorable naval  officer has a low political basis. The  navy should be left out of politics."  No Clue to the Robbers.  CHICAGO, August 1.���No clue has yet  ,been obtained of the men who held up  the Baltimore & Ohio vestibuled limited  last night near Miller's Station, Ind.  As soon as the attempted robbery was  reported to the railroad officials in Chicago a special train was made up and a  fast run was made to the scene of the  hold-up. The train carried officials of  the road, special detectives and officers  of the Chicago police department. Bloodhounds were secured from Long Beach,  aud these aided in the search for the  desperadoes. A reward of ?500 has been  offered by the superintendent of the  road for any information that will lead  to the arrest of the baiidits, and it is  thought that a greater amount will be  offered for their capture.  Seven suspects are under arrest in  connection with the hold-up of the Baltimore & Ohio limited last evening south  of this city.,Three of the'prisoners were  found hovering around a camp fire east  of Miller's, Ind., not far from the scene  of the hold-up. The other four were  taken in at Albion, Ind. There is apparently no conclusive.evidence against  any of the men.  STEEL MAGNATES STUBBORN  MORGAN REFUSES TO REOPEN THE  WAGE CONFERENCE.  Looks   Like a Bitter and   Prolonged  Struggle���Glimmer of Hope in the  Situation at 'Frisco,  is said similar meetings have been called at every port of the great lakes where  the Anchor line boats touch.  Burned in a Wallace Fire.. .  WALLACE, Idaho, July 31;���Fire in  the eastern part of town yesterday afternoon damaged the Hotel Stanley and  severely burned three people. ��� Charles  Stanley, si'., was in the kitchen* when  he discovered fire in a shed just outside,  and a moment later saw his four-year-  old boy,at the back end of the shed surrounded by flames. He rushed in after  the boy, and the mother jumped from a  sick bed and ran out in time7to catch  the child as the father fell with him.  All three were severely burned, although  not, dangerously. The department ar-,  rived promptly, considering- the length  of the run, and soon had the fire under  control. Two or three old sheds were  burned, and the kitchen of the hotel  was considerably scorched, while the  strawberry bed and several apple trees  iri ..the next lot, .belonging, to R, L. Dunv  can, .were: killed. : "       "-~-.������'������-'.'  STRIKERS BACK TO WORK  TROUBLE ABOUT OVER ON KOOTENAY BRANCHES.  Six Crews on the   Rossland   Section  Return to Work and Others Expected to Follow.  Uncle Sam Will Not Assist.  HELENA, Mont., August 1.���Governor  Toole today received a formal notice  from the secretary of the interior that  the government would not deport the  Cree Indians, wards of the British government, who are now wandering about  the state. The vagabond Crees have  spread smallpox through saveral Montana Indian reservations and for years  have been an annoyance to settlers and  the state authorities. Inspector McLaughlin recently recommended that the  government deport the Indians us was  done several years ago, but the commissioner of Indian affairs, whose recommendation has been adopted by the secretary, says the government cannot assist the state authorities.  Handsome Contribution.  LONDON, August 1.���The lord mayor  Frank Green has received through J.  S. Morgan & Co. of London a contribution of ��5000 to the queen Victoria memorial fund. The contribution is made  by the delegates of the New York Chamber of Commerce who recently visited  London.  The Schley Case.  WASHINGTON, August 1.���It was announced at the navy department today  that the letter of rear admiral Schley  acknowledging the receipt of the precept  to tho court of inquiry and making certain suggestions with reference thereto,  had at last been received. No explanation of the delay in its arrival, and no  statement of its contents wero furnished.  Judge advocate Lemley departs on his  annual leave Saturday, and tho supposition is that rear admiral Schley's letter  will bo considered and acted on oefore  that time. Captain James Parker, the  cx-naval officer, who is acting as admiral Schley's associate counsel, today continued his examination of the logs of  the ships engaged in the Santiago campaign and other official records pertaining thereto. He occupied secretary  Long's office adjoining the bureau of  navigation and by direction of admiral  Crowinshield, chief of that bureau, who  is now acting secretary of the navy,  newspaper men and others were permitted to communicate with him. One  of the officers of the bureau remained  constantly in the room to see that the  official records were not tampered with.  Admiral Schley's letter to the department together with the reply thereto,  as soon as the latter is prepared, will be  made nublic.  NEW YORK, August 1.���The Madrid  representative of the Journal and Advertiser has obtained an interview-with  captain Diaz Moreu, who commanded  the Cristobal Colon during the naval  campaign off Santiago. Says captain  Moreu in reference to the movements  of admiral Schley: "All the American  officers, without exception, aid their  duty in the naval battle of Santiago.  It is absurd and unpatriotic to make  any exception in the case of admiral  Schley. The Brooklyn was in the thickest of the fight throughout. She was at  the mouth of the harbor when we tried  to pass out ,and engaged us in a terrific  fire doing frightful damage in the end.  In the pursuit of the Colon we surrendered to the Brooklyn, 45 miles west of ,  A break was made yesterday in the  strike of the trackmen employed on the  Kootenay branches of the Canadian Pacific railway and it is now thought that  ^the=end=of=the=struggle=is=at=handi=at=  least insofar as the "Kootenay branches  of the system are concerned. Within  the past few days there have been several conferences between the representatives of the strikers and the officials  of the branch lines, and the outcome  of them was that yesterday morning  evory gang on the Rossland branch  agreed to go back to work. This arrangement affected six foremen and 21  trackmen, and their action in going  back to work has lifted the strike off  tho Rossland branch entirely.  It is generally understood that the  action of the men on the Rossland  branch will bo followed by thoso on the  Columbia & Western, Columbia & Kootenay. Slocan River, and Nakusp & Slocan. That this will be tho case is borne  out by the fact that two or three of the  foremen from the other branches went  over the Rossland line yesterday to satisfy themselves that the men there had  gone back to work. If their report corroborates that of the company's officials it is thought that the men on the  Columbia & Kootenay branch will go  back to work this morning and that the  men on the other branches will then  follow suit.  It is generally understood that ''*  continued fine weather has been the  greatest factor in the settlement of the  trouble, since it enabled the company to  hold out for a much longer period than  was supposed to be possible, and thus  cut the strikers off from their expected  assistance from the trainmen, who, if  they had been forced out by reason of  a dangerous state of the road, would  speedily have forced a settlement, which  could not have been otherwise than favorable to the trackmen. Throughout  the trouble, however, the best of feeling has prevailed between the strikers  and the officials of the company, there  being an utter absence of the bitterness which too frequently is in evidence  in troubles of like nature.  It is reported that the railway company has a crew of 100 men now on the  way to this section to fill the gaps made  in tho ranks of the sectionmen, who  have sought other employment by reason of the strike. Even should all the  men who are on the ground go back-  to work there would still be a number  of vacancies, but the old men will be  given the preference in every case.  PITTSBURG, August 1���The statement was given out by the Amalgamated board this afternoon that there  was nothing to report and that another  session will be held tomorrow morning.  The conference was still in progress,  but the guard said this statement was  final for the day. It is said that V.  Preston, Joseph Schwab and W. E. Corey of the steel combine were in telephonic conversation with the Amalgamated board at frequent intervals all  day. But what passed over the wires  is not known. It indicates, however,  that all hope of settlement is not abandoned by either side. The conference  adjourned at 5 p. m.  PITTSBURG, August 1.���The Amalgamated Journal, the organ of the Amalgamated Association, editorially says today that the result of the deliberations  of the board on Tuesday was sent to  the United States Steel Corporation officials. The board desires another conference with the representatives of the  constituent companies and will remain  in the city until an answer is received.  Upon the result of the answer, it says,  Will depend whether the strike will be  prolonged indefinitely.  PITTSBURG, August 1.���The Commercial Gazette tomorrow will say: "The ,  Amalgamated executive board last even-J  ing received by telegraph a fiat refusal  from J. Pierpont Morgan to reopen the  wage conference where it was broken  off at the Hotels Lincoln nearly three  weeks ago. The powers of the 'steel  combine; insist' in this communication  that the only basis of settlement would  be on terms which the financial backers of the combine and president C. M.  Schwab and chairman Elbert H. Gary  laid down at the meeting with the Amalgamated executive in New York last  Saturday. A member of the executive  board of the association last night said:  "These terms are denominated by those  who have the best-interests of the organization of steel workers at heart,; as  the most unfair, the most unjust ever  ���proposed to any -body of workingmen  by a set of employers or a corporation.  The terms are such that the executive  board of the Amalgamated Association  cannot accept and have already gone on  record to that effect."  Tomorrow the answer of Mr. Morgan  is expected by mail. There is scarcely  a fragment of a hope that the Amalgamated Association will back down from  its well-known position. The leaders of  the workers will in reply outline their  plans to the' steel corporation for a continuation of the great struggle. They  will include the stopping of every wheel  possible in, the works of the combine  and the extension of the strike in all  possible directions by the Amalgamated  Association. Today may develop much,  but if the combine cannot be made to  waver through the influence that will  be brought to bear, the great conflict  will  probably  be  fought  to  the bitter  end.    =^Tliere^was=some^exciteniiJnt"Ttt^We]l!>"  ville last night over the report that  enough men to start two mills were  coining from Apollo. Trains were closely  watched and the river front patrolled all  night, but no new men arrived.  Surprise at Washington.  ' WASHINGTON, August 1.���The break  in the Venezuelan cabinet caused by the  resignation of senor Pulido, the war  minister, caused considerable surprise  in diplomatic circles .here. The real  situation apparently is not understood  and especially the proposition to deliver  his passports to senor Rico, the Colombian minister. This act ardinarily  is regarded by diplomats as tantamount  to a casus belli and officials here are  at a loss to understand the reason for  consideration of such ��� a step, as it is  said that the relations of, the governments of Venezuela and Colombia are  cordial. There .appears to be some inconsistency in the reports of the battle  whicli has taken place near San Cristobal between the government troops and  the rebels, the dispatches from Port of  Spain declaring that the government  troops sustained defeat, while a telegram  received at the Venezuelan legation here  today from the consul general of that  country at New York announced the defeat of the revolutionists in the San  Cristobal encounter. .  NOME STEAMSHIP WRECKED  CHARLES D. LANE GOES ASHORE  IN A FOG.  One Hundred and Seventy-Five Passengers Saved by a Schooner  Which Was in Tow.  TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM  From Various Sources. '" ���  LONDON, August 1���Lady Hilda Broderick; wife of the secretary of state for  war, died this morning after a brief illness.  MADRID, August 1.���The cabinet has received the report of the committee appointed to study the organization of public services. It is proposed to combine the  war and marine departments under one  minister. ,   '"-  LONDON, August 1.��� The admiralty officials here say the departure of the three  warships from Hong, Kong has no significance. Thoy sailed in- the ordinary  course of duty., The battleship Glory is  hot ashore. .     '  'f LONDON, August 1.���The house of lords  today unanimously ���..voted the grant of  ��100,000 for lord Roberts, recommended  by tlie king as a token. ��ji7 the nation's*appreciation... of the Held marshal's services  in South Africa.  LORENZO MARQUEZ, August 1.���A  Boer commando wilh guns has entered  Portuguese territory, encamping at Guan-  tez. Five hundred Portuguese troops are  already at Guantez, and artillery has loft  for that place. Four hundred troops in addition are In readiness' to proceed unless  the Boers surrender.  . N13.W YORK, August 1.���Tho contest  committee of the Automobile Club of America estimates that 100 motor vehicles  will start on' the endurance tour of the  club from New York to Buffalo on September 9th. The committee met yesterday. Several changes in the route lirst  proposed will be made in order to avoid  bad stretches of road. 7  NEWPORT, R. I., August 1.���The Independence was remeasured this morning by  Mr. Hislop and her water line was found  to be 11 inches less than it was when the  boat was measured before. This makes  her racing length 102.79. Her former racing length was ]0:j.33 It is thought now  that the Independence will have to allow  the Columbia 30 seconds less than she did  before over a DO mile course.  NEW YORK, August 1.���It is stated on  good authority that champion Jeffries has  received an offer of a larger purse for a  light with Robert Fitzsimmons than that  proposed by the promoters In Savannah,  Git.; and this, it is said, is the reason the  champion has declined to meet either Gus  Ruhlin ^���_Tp_m__Sharkey_in_.'the_ne,'ir_,fr.k=  No Change in San Francisco  SAN FRANCISCO. August 1.���The  third day of the great strike opened  with no decisive change In the situation,  although the outlook for a settlement  has improved. Tho City Front Federation, which controls the men now out,  has submitted a series of proposals as  a basis for the re-establishment of peace.  Dispatches from various cities show that  the strike is affecting cities along the  coast. The steamer Columbia, which  was to have sailed this morning for  Portland with a full cargo and 200 Epworth Leaguers, has been held on telegraphic orders from Portland. The vessel was loaded by non-union men and  it is feared her arrival at the Oregon  port will precipitate another '.strike  there. Contrary to their previously announced intentions the sand teamsters  and stablemen have decided not to i*;o  out, as the Federation thinks it can win  without their aid. The fact of the sand  teamsters remaining at work is expected  to prevent the strike extending to the  building trades.  Now the Longshoremen.  BUFFALO, August 1.���An action that,  as its effect now stands, influences the  entire lake traffic went into 'effect today, when the 900 men- of local No. 109.  International 'Longshoremen's Association, in obedience to a letter from president Daniel J. O'Keefe, decided to refuse to handle the freight of any Anchor  lino boats out of sympathy with the  striking 'longshoremen of Erie, Pa. The  locals at overy port reached by the  Anchor line boats have received similar  letters from president O'Keefe of the  'Longshoremen's Association. Tlie Anchor line, being a member of the Lake  Carriers' Association, an organization  which includes the entire fresh water  fleet, it is said will be backed up in  their position. All the branches here  are affected, scoopers, oilers, firemen and  freight handlers and coal passers. The  branch of the Tiigmcn's Association in_  this port will hold a meeting tomorrow'  night to consider the question and it  ture. In sporting-circles-it is doubted If  Jeffries will accept tho offer from Savannah.  TANG I ERS. jVugust 1.���There Is no foundation for the report contained in a dispatch from Tangier's to the Morning Post  of London, published Tuesday, that Kaid  El Mohedl El Menebhi, head of the special  commission of the sultan of Morroco to  London arrd Berlin, had been arrested at  Mnzagan because the sultan disapproved  of concessions he granted while in England and of his expenditure of ��2,000,000  in  London and  Berlin.  CADIZ. August 1.���The authorities. Including port commandant' Kulnte, gave  luncheon to prince Henry of Prussia anil  afterwards assisted in the evolutions of  the German cruisers. Prince Henry, speaking of the Spanish oflicers, recalled his  visiL to Cadiz after the defeat of the  Spanish, the time when he addressed syrn-  pathelis words to captain Kulnte, who  commanded the Vlscaya at the battle of  Santiago.  LONDON, jUrgust 1.���A dispatch to the  Times from I'ckln dated July :11st says the  preparations for the final protocol are  progressing rapidly. It Is expected it will  be signed before the anniversary of the  relief of the legations, j\ugust 14th. It is  understood that the application of the increased tariff and the imposition of duties  on goods which are now free will come  into operation October 1st, goods shipped  to China prior to Octooer 1st being exempt.  CHICAGO, August ].���Georgo IT. Phillips, the corn king, has transferred all his  trade on the board of trade to Reynolds  & Co. He closed all his open trades Wednesday and said to a customer that up to  yesterday he considered himself worth  5500,000, adding: "Now I don't know that I  am worth a cent." The Phillips company  is credited with having done the largest  commission house business on the Chicago board of trade last year. The business is suspended  today.  HONG KONG, August 1.���The naval  authoritltes here contradict the report of  the stranding between here and Shanghai of tho new British battleship Glory,  flagship of the British China squadron.  They refuse to furnish any information  regarding the sudden departure from this  port of the British warships Eclipse.  D.-mphne and Pigmy, except that they  are under sealed orders, having on board  ammunition and provisions. Many rumors  are rife about the movements of the warships,  but nothing dellnlte is known.  SEATTLE, August 1.���The steamship  Senator, which arrived at Port Town-  send last, night,' reports that the steamship Charles D. Lane on her way home  from Nome to Seattle with 175 passengers struck during a dense", fog on the  night of July 13th on the west end of  Nulivak island.    She is a total wreck.  Her  passengers  and  crew  were  saved  by the schooner Vega, which the Lane  was towing.   The Lane struck at 11:30  on the night of July 33th.    The Lane  was towing the schooner Vega,; whicli  craft also grazed the reef, causing her  to spring a leak, but she,was kept clear  with the pumps until the leak was repaired.    When it became evident\ that  the Lane was a complete wreck the crew-  ' and    passengers    abandoned    her    and  boarded  the vVega,  which  set sail   for  Nome on July 14th.   Forty-nine passengers from the.Lane crowded, the little  schooner and soon the water: supply was  nearly  exhausted.    After- starting  for  Nome the Vega encountered a series of  calms and head winds.   When 100 miles  from Nome two sailors and four passengers embarked in a small boat and start-,  ed   for  Nome  for assistance,  reaching  there 12 hours after leaving the Vega.  The next day the Vega reached anchorage.  Wholesale Lynching in Louisiana  NEW ORLEANS, August 1.���A special  to the Picayune says: Three persons,.a  woman and"two men, were lynched here  today. A mob took the prisoners from  the jail and hanged them. These three  persons were remanded to the jail by  the coroner's jury that investigated the  murder of Mr. and Mrs. Taliafferro, who  were brutally killed at their home on  the night of July 30. Governor Longino,  who passed through here-this afternoon,  was_.taken ,to,.Carroltown -by an -extra  train, but it, is supposed he arrived too  late. There was a rumor that rroops  were ordered to Carrol town', but they  did not arrive prior to the lynching. <,  There are reports that others may be  lynched.    __1   Floating Down the Yukon.  SEATTLE, August 1.���A specialto  the Times dated Dawson, July 20, says:  A boom across the mouth of a-convenient slough at the Patterson logging  camp, four miles above Selkirk, gave  way yesterday, liberating 400,0Uu feet of  logs, which are now sailing towards  the mouth of the Yukon. The amount  lost was about ea.ual to four big rafts,  and was valued at $1.4,000. All the men  worked in an attempt to stop the logs.  At the risk of life and limb "sevoral  /���opes were stretched across the head of  the mass. of timber, but broke like  twine at the first impact.  Leaped From a Train  ELMIRA, N. Y., August l.���MV R.  Longacre, a Philadclphian, leaped out  of the window of a swiftly moving Lehigh train near Van Etten, N. Y., last  night and suffered fatal injuries. It is  thought that he was temporarily insane.  He was returning from the Pan-American exposition with a friend, Stewart  Wyckoff. Mr. Longacre was taken to  the Packer hospital at Sayre, Pa.  Eastern Baseball.  National���New York 9, Boston S; St.  Louis 1, Chicago 5; Philadelphia 2,  Brooklyn L  American���Chicago 4, Detroit 0; Philadelphia S, Boston C; Baltimore G, Washington 5; second game, Washington S,  Baltimore 4.  Eastern���Toronto M, Buffalo 10; Worcester G, Providence 7; Hartford 5,  Brockton 0.  Ashe Gets Decision  MUNCIE, Ind., August 1.���Kid Ashe  of Cincinnati won tho decision over  Young Wolcott of Chicago in 20 rounds  of ITard fighting before the Inter-urban  Club here tonight. ,-,  Was Only a Scare.  EASTON, Pa.. August 1.���Prof S. A.  King, the veteran aeronaut, accompanied  by .lohn Chalmers, captain of last year's  Lafayette football team, and Fred Lau-  bach. one of Has ton's foremost merchants,  ascended from here yesterday afternoon  and no tidings have been received from  them since G o'clock last evening, when  the balloon was seen over Schooley mountains, near I-lackettstown, N. J., twenty  miles from Easton. It was the intention  of professor King io descend within an  hour. Fears are entertained for the safety  of the occupants.  EASTON. Pa.. August 1.���Prof. King and  Messrs. Chalmers and Labirch walked Into town safe and sound tonight. Thoy  landed at Irona, N. J., about fifty miles;  from here last evening.  ���WOODSTOCK. Out.. .A-i-rrx* 1.���Mrs. E.  Sutherland of Braemer has just received  a letter from her husband, who left hei"  twenty-live years ago and has not been  beard of by Mrs. Sutherland since, that  he has two gold mines in British Columbia that are worth $S0,00O. There is to be  a family reunion.  81  m  '������-Spi&i  w  rWl  HI  ill  nSBmi  m  m  if  fe  fe  M \/:  nm l1 EiMTfri i MLSOtt, ft 0. ��� KffiAf, AttGUST 2, iiJOl  to  to  to  w  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ���%.i-..'a-S-'��.'>''a'>A^^ <kt  ^^^fcfc'&.fc'fc'&'^'&'gt^.g-���  >.*��>  Special Sale Cotton Goods  /\T LARGELY REDUCED PAIGES.  500 Yards of Cood Prints, 27 inches wide 5 cents.  800 Yards of Crum's Best Prints 10 cents.  250 Yards of Ghai-nbray, handsome designs 15 cents.  200 Yards of Fancy Muslins, former price 25, 35 aud 50  centg Your choice at 20 cents.  300 Yards of Fancy Dress Coods for summer wear, including many all-wool goods, 42 inches wide..25cents.  200 Yards of Wash Sill's, fancy and plain     . .45 cents.  $10.00 Crash Costumes; For $8.00  $12.00 Milt Costumes   For $9 00  $7.50 Color Costumes   For $5.00  IE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY  BAKER STREET, NELSON, B. C.    __J  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  -b ���>> -b -b -b *b -I- ���*��� ���!��� ���*��� ���*��� * -b -b -fr * -b  Display advertisements run -b  regularly .will be changed as of- *b  ten as required and will be in- -J-  serted in the Daily Tribune for *  $4 per inch per month; if in- -2-  sorted for less than a month, 25 ���*!-.  cents per inch each insertion. *b  ,\. 4. .j. .j. .t. 4. 4. 4. ij. -j. >j> -i* *}��� -b A- 'b -I-  CATCH  FISH  ^ The statement sent out from Ross-  ' land, and printed in. yesterday's edition  of The Tribune, regarding the motives  that actuate the miners in striking at  Rossland, should not be taken as gospel  truth, for it was evidently written in  : the interests of the two mine managers  [ �� * .who are credited with having an ambi-  ^ tion   to   smash   the   Miners'   Union   at  "- , Rossland. The miners.in Kootenay and  ' 1 -'Yale may be fools, but' those who know  .- i! them  intimately give them  credit for  ,-having a great deal of common sense.  ****-=.-=>*��� - These men know that many of the mines  -���in this country, which pay the standard  ..rate  of wages are now operated on a  ,'yery small margin of profit, and to ask  -ffor an increase of wages for0muckers  "in such mines would be suicidal.    But  -thoy also know  that if the mines at  Rossland were allowed to employ men  '   ' Tit less than the standard wage, that it  '..-' is only a "question of time when those  paying'.th'e standard will seek tog reduce  wages to the Rossland: level.    A campaign is on to mislead the public in the  ���ft matter at issue, and it is the duty of  every independent newspaper to let the  facts as they are be known. There is  not now, and there never has been, any  .concerted move on the part of the miners' unions in British Columbia to demand one uniform' rate of wages for  miners and muckers.  Nothing is so disappointing  to the angler as to return  home after a day's Ashing  with an empty creel. You  may make elaborate preparations and .take apparently everything  tliat is necessary, rod, line, reel, casts,  files, 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 oft. us you will CATCH  FISH, but, if you don't, well perhaps you,  might get a sucker.  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  I'i.vn'os to Rent. NELSON. B. C.  on, notwithstanding there are gold and  gold-copper mines scattered here and.  there  over the district.  Messrs. McDonald and Kirby claim  . that the contract system introduced by  them in the Le Roi and War Eagle  mines at Rossland has proved from  2*0 to 40 per cent cheaper than the day-  wage system that prevailed before the  change was made. This is disputed by  men equally well-posted, who claim that  ���in-mines=irianaged==by=capable=3Uperin="  tendents the cost is less by day's wage  than by contract. Neither the War  Eagle nor the Le Roi were considered  ���well-managed mines before the change  from the day-wage to the contract system was made, and these comparisons  aro not accepted as accurate by mining  men who know the circumstances; but,  .such statements'help Messrs. McDonald  and Kirby where the facts are not  known. If the facts are as they state  them to be, why is it that no other  mines in Kootenay have adopted the  contract system? The-principal owners  in the War Eagle and Center Star are  controlling owners in other big mines  in Kootenay; then why do they not  make the contract system general in all  'the mines they control?  A Pertinent Query.  NELSON, August 1.���To the Editor of  The Tribune: Here is a problem in mathematics for you. to solve: If McDonald  and Kirby are saving from 25 to 40  per cent by the contract system and  still losing money,, what dividend would  the stockholders of the'Le Roi and War  Eagle receive if their ��� property was  managed on< an even basis with the  other mining properties of the Kootenay? If dishonest management does  not pay, please advise McDonald and  Kirby to try honest methods.  ABNER THOMPSON.  DOGS AND MEN IN MONTREAL  Judge Brents at Walla Walla, Washington, has declared the Sunday Closing  .Law of that state   unconstitutional   as  '.far as it refers to business houses other  .'than saloons.   The decision is based on  - common sense.   All people do not think  alike on the Sunday  Observance question.    Some prefer to observe Saturday  i as a day of rest and others Thursday.  -These  people  have  a  perfect  right  to  ' close their stores on Thursdays or Saturdays and keep open other days of the  weok, provided they do not try to coni-  ' pel   others  to  do  likewise.    Sunday  is  by common consent observed as a day  of rest;  but those who prefer to work  on that day and observe some other day  as a day of rest should have that privilege.   The announcement hy The Tribune  that the smelter at Trail would be kept  running as long as dry ores could be  procured acted as a tonic on business  'men throughout the silvor-lead districts  of Kootenay. Kootenay is a great mining country, and its silver-lead mines  are v/liat made it and what it depends  Create a Lively Scene.  The Montreal Star of last Saturday  contains an account of a dog fight and  its results, which is interesting, and is  given below in full:  There was such a mix-up of dogs and  humanity the other morning at the corner of Windsor and St. Antoine streets  as has not been witnessed in this city  for many a long day. It all started  'with a big white and hrowii-rac- u rfi.  Bernard, who was standing quietly en-  joyjng^th^sjmlighji-^iufi'pnt. 0_tLajliuig  "store. It was half-past eight in the  morning and the scene was calm and  peaceful. A short, stout man came down  the hill, followed by a bull dog. Whon  the bull got opposite the St. Bernard,  the big fellow growled, and in a twinkling there was a mix-up for your life.  The bull was a little slow on the go in,  but managed to get one of the St. Bernard's forepaws well down his throat,  and proceeded to perform an amputation. The L��:. Bernard was not idle during the preliminary stages, but was  slowly removing a large bunch of flesh  and collar from the bull's neck."  There was another big bull dog crossing St. Antoine about this time, and he  immediately went over and took a hand  in the argument. He tackled bull dog  No. 1, of course, who now had all he  could do to handle the St. Bernard and  his new antagonist. The yelping of  the three animals as they rolled about  in a heap and tore away at one another, made a great sensation in the  vicinity and a big crowd speedily collected. Crow bars -were produced to  pry the animals apart and some one  talked of exploding a dynamite cartridge  in the middle of the bunch. An employe  of the owner of bull dog No. 2 ran  across the street with a bucket of water  to pour upon the struggling animals,  when the water went by mistake over  the owner of bull dog No. 1, who was  poking his fingers in his dog's eyes,  hoping he would spit out the mouthful  of St. Bernard which by this time was  pretty much his own. Infuriated by  this treatment, the owner of No. 1 dog  got busy and knocked out the newcomer,  who discreetly picked himself up and  retired.  Meanwhile the owner of dog No. 2,  asleep when the combat flrst started,  heard the row, and recognizing his dog's  voice in the fray, rushed to the street  in his nightshirt with a little tack hammer in his hand. His appearance in  this neglige costume made a sensation,  but the owner of bull dog No. 1. was  mostly anxious as to what he was going  to do with the tack hammer. So, as  the new arrival lifted his little hammer  to crack a dog's head, he was surprised  by a blow which knocked him sprawling  into the street, nightshirt and all. So  he, too, retired from the field.  The dogs were Anally disentangled,  bull dog No. 2 ran across the street to  his owner and dog No. 1 followed. This  was where the owner of dog No. 1 made  his only big mistake, and that was when  he followed his dog into the shop. There  were sounds of heavy thuds, and when  the man came out he was in a worse  plight than were any of the dogs after  the battle. He had a hole in his ear,-  another in his nose, and was generally  pretty badly chewed up. These, it was  subsequently discovered, were made on  the intruder with an ice pick. Alto-  together, it was as warm a time as has  been seen in that vicinity for many a  long day.  Troubles in Colombia.  KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 1.���The  British steamer Texan, from Liverpool  July llth for this port by way of Colon,  has arrived here and brings information of the reports of severe fighting  along the railroad for miles out of Colon  Sunday and Monday last. The rebels  attacked the government troops with  determination and forced them back.  When the steamer left there was great  excitement among the residents of Colon, and they are leaving that city in  alarm. The Colombian government has  found it impossible to get a crew for  their gunboat, but is placing guns on  board of her. The English and American crew have deserted to a man.  COLON, Colombia, August 1 (via Gal-  rveston).���The report that the rebels  have captured, three towns is an exaggeration. The facts are as follows:  The rebels on Friday, Saturday and  Monday raided at night time Gautun,  Bohio and Bascobispo, three small railway stations without protection towards Colon, looting the Chinese shops  of provisions, clothing, etc., and kidnaping several persons, withdrawing immediately afterwards. One woman was  shot. The government has since garrisoned the three stations mentioned  and is pursuing the rebels closely. Four  trains are crossing the road daily as  usual.  -J��w��w^��'.  %f'0"  If  00*00'0S>-00'00'00'000-00  ^gj&^aqy *0!&iQK0  * 00' 00 '00*00  ���H5 (^x &  jsr-s'-ezx.s!-'  4g*_*r>* ^4j__^ Tiittii- -i***-^' .  ' GHZ ' ��? ��� <2? ' 0?? ���  Txxzaxzxxxxxxxxxxxzzjxzzzxxxzxzxxaxzz 1: i  to  i     LADIES' SUNSHADES I  J AT HALF PRICE. I  1      UMBRELLAS AT CUT i  PRICES. I  inin-iriiiiiiiiiiiir.(niruiiirniinniiii;  axizzizxnzzizzxzzzzzxzxxxzxxx-.  36 Baker Street, Nelson.  �� LACE ALLOVERS,  �� RIBRONS, VEILINGS,  ti DRESS TRIMMINGS  g AT REDUCED PRICES.  ixzzzxzxixxxzxxxzxzxzxxxxxzxxxzxxxxxxsxTz:  9\  9\  to  9\  S WEEK *  ���     % to  Venezuelan Affairs.  WASHINGTON, August 1.���Senor Don  Augusto F. Pulido, charge de affaires of  the Venezuelan legation, to-day received  a telegram from the Venezuelan consul  general in New York, general Esteves,  confirming the report that the 5000 revolutionists were defeated in San Cristobal on July 29th.  PORT OF SPAIN, -Island of Trinidad,  August 1.-���The Venezuelan.minister of  war, senor Pulido, who is the leader of  an important political party, has resigned after a violent scene in the cabinet, during whicli the minister refused  to accept orders of president Castro to  recognize the revolutionists in Colombia as belligerents and to deliver a passport to senor Rico, the Colombian minister. .-.';��� Senor Pulido denies that the invaders of Venezuelan territory are Colombians, as president Castro claims,  but insists that they are revolutionists.  The resignation of the war minister  has caused a profound impression here.  The situation is critical. The government troops have been defeated in their  first encounters with rebels near San  Cristobal. 7 Other uprisings are taking  place in the interior- of the .country.  Senor ;Guerrs succeeds senor Pulido as  minister of war.  ��1        We will offer during the remainder of this week special bargains in Carpets,  ����� Rugs, Lace Curtains, Portieres, Window Shades, Table Covers. Floor Oilcloth, Lin- iii  j�� oleums, Crumb Cloths, and Ingrain Squares, at prices never before equaled in Nelson. ,!-,  ��� -=-��� -1     " = :^      -=       ���'���  to A Specia!  Lot o  9\  m  9\  FROM   EVERY   DEPARTMENT.  (?>  esday Next to  Z'zxTiz.zTXxzzzxzxzzzxxzaizzz;  I  BARGAINS IN  VALISES, TRUNKS  AND  TRAVELING BAGS.  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The public  prosecutor's office is authority for the  statement that Galliotti was arrested for  disseminating anarchistic writings in  Switzerland. The prisoner, who was  born in 1871 at San Sofia, in the vicinity  of Florence, Italy, is known as one of  the most fanatical anarchists. He has  undergone several terms of imprisonment, but there is no record of his having been engaged in any attempt at assassination. .  The Speedy Dueschland.  NEW YORK, August 1.���The Deutsch-  land arrived in port this morning with  more laurels to her credit. This time  she made the greatest dailv run from  noon of July 29th to noon of July 30th���  a distance of G01 knots. She also increased the average speed westward to  23.07 knots. This run was made over  a distance of 31-11 miles. The Deutsch-  land left Cherbourg at 0:59 o'clock on  tho evening of July 20 (Greenwich time)  and passed Sandy Hook lightship this  morning, August 1st, at G:ll (11 hours  11 minutes, American Greenwich time),  making the total distance in 5 davs 1G  hours-and 12 minutes. Her dally'runs  were:    -IOC, 570, two, 001, 570 and 432.  Prison Fare of an Earl.  There are hnlf a dozen rooms In Hollowed prison, formed by knoekiinr two  cells Into one. They nrc- commodious, well  provided with light and uir, with a floor  of wood plunking, covered with matting.  These are the cells which contained the  Jameson raid prisoners and In which W.  T. Slead edited the Pall Mall Gazette. So  far as the provision of the prison authorities arc concerned, earl Russell will  have an excellent bed, a washstand, a  water ewer, chair, looking- glass, with cup  and saucer, plate and callar of salt with  oilier lirst class misdemeanants. Tho earl  will rise at 5 a. m., take his exercise and  breakfast, either on prison faro or cocoa  and bread or on any luxuries that ho may  have brought in from the Cottage restaurant outside. A. pint of malt liquor or a  half pint of of wirio is allowed to each  prisoner por diem. The >>rlco paid for accommodation in one of lhe private- rooms  at Hollowell, with a common prisoner as  orderly, is $1.50 per- week. Karl Russell  will occupy tho room- in which sir John  AVIlloughby was incarcerated for his complicity in lhe Jameson raid. Countess Russell, the second, has seen colonel Miilman  on obtaining for the earl exceptional fare  and treatment. The countess said: "I have  provided him with specia! furniture, bedding, books, writing materials and everything to make him comfortable. As �� detenu in the lirst division, he Is not only  entitled to his own private room, no hair  cropping, a certain number of visitors,  Iris books and his correspondence, provided il is open for Inspection of the gov  ernor of the prison, but he has also the  privilege of having his meals supplied  from the outside. I have arranged with a  llrm of confectioners in Holloway Road  to supply earl Russell with his food. At  first they seemed rather averse to tak-  nig the order, for It appears that some first  class misdemeanants they supplied with  food on previous occasions had, neglected  to pay their bills. I ma-uaged to persuade  them, however, to take my order, and this  is what they will send in to my huabtiud  day by day: Ho cats only the plainest  food and is easily pleased. For breakfast  ho will 'receive' butter, eggs, coffee and  dry toast. His lunch, will consist of steak,  green vegetables stewed fruit and cream,  and dry toast. He eats no potatoes and  prefers dry toast, as he is afraid of growing stout. .Afternoon tea he will have to  dispense with, for although he is a tea  lover, the rules of . Holloway permit of  prisoners enjoying only three meals a day.  His last meal of the day, therefore, will  be dinner, and as at present arranged the  menu will be; soup, joint, vegetables as  at lunch, fruit,- pie and cream and dry  toast. Drink? AVell, he is. a teetotaler and  prefers 'water. We were both very much  surprised at his sentence., Wc never expected after his plea that it would be  more than the merely nominal one of a  day."  a  We have just received a Consignment of  Descendants of Edward Ball of Brant-  ford, Conn., who are blood relations of  George Washington, will hold a reunion  at Keuka Park, New Mexico, August  27, 28 and 29. Washington was a cousin of the Virginia branch of the family.  Thorpe & Co. bottle it. Ironbrew.  ,,  500 MM WANTED  On the construction of the Arrowhead &  Kootenay railway in the Lardo district.  HIGHEST WAGES PAID  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  J, G. BUNYAN   &  CO.  West Baker Street, Nelson.  _IJ*.��.JHJJH,��H���Ji|||||mt-^*-j  In order to secure men without delay  ordinary labor will be paid "(3.25 per day  and axemen $2.50 per day.  GOOD STATION WORK  CAN BE SECURED.  For   further   particulars   apply   to  Nelson  Employment Agencies or to  tho  CARLSON & PORTER  CONTRACTORS.  .*>  *  .1-  .'?  +  .?.  .J. .J.  .!-  .J.  ^.  .J.  .J.  .T.  .J. .J.  Trades Union and Fraternal  Society Notices of regular meetings will be charged 25 cents a  line per month.. No notice accepted forless than ?1 por month.  J. .j. .;. .;. .;. ... .?. .j, ... .r. ... ^. .j. ... .j. ...  TRADES AND LABOR UNIONS.  'UlN'-'US' li.MON. NO. 9li. VV.VF. of M.���  Meets in Miners' Union Hall, northwest  cornei- of 1'alter arrd Stanley streets, every  Saturday evening- at S o'clock. Visiting  members welcome. M. K. "Uowat, president; James WilKs, secretary. Union scale  oi' wages for Nelson district per shift: Machine men $j.5u, liammersmen $3X25, muckers, carmen, shovelers, and other under-  trr:ound laborers So.  .IjAUNDK,* WORKERS' UNfON���*  Heels at Miners' Union Hall on fourth  Monday in evory month at 7:M0 o'clock p.  in. 11. fape, prosident; A. \V. -JMcFce,' set*  rotary. V   .  CAIU-JSNTERS* UNION MEETS W'KD-  nesday evening of each week at 7 o'clock,  in Miners' Union Hall. C. J. Clavton,  president;  Alex.  JJ.  Murray,  secretary.  ^jVUBERS' UNION, NO. l%'7~oi^THE  InteriKUional Journeymen Barbers' Union  of America, meets lirst and third Mondays  ol each month In Miners' Union Hall at  S-.-JO sharp. .Visiting members invited!-K:  McMahon, president; J. H. Matheson, secretary-treasurer; J.,C. Gardner, recording  secretary.  PAINTERS' UNION MEET THE FIRST  and third Fridays in each month at Miners' Union Hall at 7:30 sharp. Walter P.  lvee, president; Henry Bennett, secretary.  PLASTERERS'  UNION MEETS EVERY -  Monday evening in  the Elliot Block, at S  o clock.   J.   D.   Moyor,   president;   William  Vice, secrotary. P. O. Box 1G1.  FRATERNAL SOCIETIES.  NETaSONr��oSGE^K~23r^vC&  A. M. meets second Wednesday In-  each month. Sojourning brethren  invited.  T HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAKEK STREET, NKLSON  MEALS 25 GENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated oy Steam 25 Cents to $1  AMERICAN AKD EUROPEAN  PLANS  W. P. TIERNEY  Tolophone 265.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Office: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  ARTHUR   GEE  MERCHANT  TAILOR.  Large stock of high-class Imported goods.   A  specialty  ot  the square     -     --  shoulder���the   latest  fashion In co* tn.  TREMONT HOTJCL BLOCK.  A. R. BARROW, A.MJJDJ&  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner of Victoria and Kootenfiy Streets.  l\ O. Box 559. TELEPHONE NO. 95.  BAKER   STREET,    NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air,  Large comfortable bedrooms and first-  class dining room. Sample rooms for commercial  men.  RATES S2 PER DAY  ftjrs. E. G. Clarke, Prop.  Late of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  r  ouse  Baker and Ward  Streets,   Nelson.  The. only hotel in Nolson 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 mi;mn hotel  J. H. McMANNUS, Manager.  Bar stocked with best brands of wines,  liquors, and cigars. Beer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms. First class table board,  KOOTENAY   GOFFEE CO.  ���**'*'*-9**********-***-**-*-*'**  Coffee Roasters  Dealers in Tea and Coffee  *B***'**V**'*'****-*-**-*-*-*:-***  Wc are oircrinj; at lowest prices tbo host  grades of Coyloiii, India, China and Jairan  Teas. ���,  Our Beat, Mocha and Java CofToo, per  . pound 5 sO  Mocha and Java Blond, 3 pounds  1 00  Choice Blend Ooi)*ee, i pounds  1 00  rtpccitrl Blend ColTeo, (i pounds  1 01)  llio Blend CotTco, G pounds  1 00  Special Blend Ceylon Toa, per pound 30  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY COFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  ^ NELSON ROYAIj arch chapter  No. V2'i, G.-R. C���Meets third Wednesday.  Sojourning companions invited. Georgo  Johnstone,   %,;   E.   W.   Matthews,   S.  E.  NELSON AERIE, NO. 22 F. O. E.���  Meets second and fourth AVednesdays of  each month at Fraternity Hall. George  Bartlett, president; J. V. Morrison, secretary.  KOOTENAY TENT NO. 7, K. O. T. H.~  -Regular���meetings=first=aiid=third=-Tliurs^  days of each month.  Visiting Sir Knights  fire   cordially   invited   to   attend.   Dr.   W. ���  Rose,  R.   K.; A.  W.  Purdy,  Com.;  G.  A.  Brown, P. C.  DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT THE Copartnership hitherto existing between tho'  undersigned by the style of Lee & Burnett,  us green grocers, lias this day been dissolved by the retirement of Harry Burnett, who has transferred to Herbert F. Lee  all his interest in ihe bri'slrress, assets,  good  will and book accounts.  jVII persons indebted to the said partnership are hereby requested to make pav-  riiont to the said Herl.'crt F. Lee, who has  assumed and will pay Die liabillti-js of rho  partnership, and who will continue tho  partnership business.  HERBERT   F.    LEE,  H.   BURNETT.  Witness: R. A.  CREECH.  Nelson, BV C, July 15tli, 1901.  DISSOLUTION  OF~COPARTNERSHIP.  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT THE CO-  parlnership existing between the undersigned, doing business as hotel keepers 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, 11)01.  DAVID  J.   BROWN,  DAVID  CI-IUKvjH.  CERTIFICATE   OF   IMPROVEMENTS.  Tiger, Kitchener and Last Chance mineral claims, situate in the Nelson mining  division of West Kootonay district. Where  located: On Morning mountain on the oast  side of Sandy creek about one mile from  the Kootenay river. Take notice that I,  II. Smith, free miner's certificate 55,7G2b,  acting as agent for A. Thorn, free miner's  certificate iJ5,C70b, Henry E. Hammond,  free miner's certificate 55,0li9b, and An-  nandale D. Grieve, free miner's certificate  55,(!6Sb, intend sixty davs from the dato  harcof to apply to "the mining recorder  for a certificate of improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining a crown s-xant of tho  above claim. And further take notice that  action, under section 37, ;..iu=t he commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements. R. SMITH.  Dated this 25th day of July, A. D. 1901.  CERTIFICATE   OF   IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.���THE CHAMPION MINERAL  claim, situate in the Nelson mining division of West Kootenay district. Where  located: On Forty-nine creek about 200  yards from hydraulic dam. Take notice  that L E. XV. 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  orown grant of the above claim. And  further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced before the Issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Pated this 13th day of July, A. D. 130L !j-a'girai~~Mrriy����Kys^  ^wtacwga^wwifagiiiii  ggBreHTOWtr-wwga^^  mmM<M*��mmm*itmmm>amio immma���^fiffpittipaMBKmm*  ��,  the .ictttfitflffli #Btsott;:B. a; Mday Att&tMH i��  l^ria^^iJ^W*!^!^  ���araa'i'^/u.ii *fm0ri* -* r-rrrni  -sS����  BANK OF MONTREAL  ���_ CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00 .  BEST     7,000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...Presldonb  Hon. Goorge A. Druinmond Vice-President  K. S. Cloi'dlon Goneral Managor  NKLSON BRANCH  Corner Baker and Kootenay Streets,       ,;  A. H. BUCHANAN, Manager.  Branchos In London (England) Nktv York,  Chicago, and aU the principal cities ln Canada.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable  Transfers. _    ...  *   Grant  Commercial  and  Travelers'  Credits,  availablo in any part of tho world.  Drafts Issuod, Collections Made, Eto.  Savings Bank Branch  CURRENT RATE OF INTERE8T PAID.  STORYETTES,  General Grant on. one occasion ran  ,into a private in the Confederate ranks,  and the private called: "General, where  are you going?" "To Petersburg, I  think, but may be to heaven oi* hell,"  the general replied. "Well, I will tell  ���you, general," the soldier said, dryly,  ,"Bob Lee is at Petersburg, and Stonewall Jaclcson is in heaven. Hell is the  only place left for you." Grant enjoyed  the thrust, grim as it was.  '"���".'���.- *     a     *  In one of his conversations with Augustus Hare, chief justice Morris said  he was sitting on the bench in Ireland,  and aftor a case had been tried he" said  to the jurymen: "Now, to consider this  matter, you will retire to your accuse  tomed place," and two-thirds of them  went into the dock. Another time he  said to a culprit: "I can produce Ave  witnesses who saw you steal that cow."  "Yes," said the prisoner, "but I can  produce five hundred who did not."  V - *    * . *  Hans Jensen, a Dane, recently appeared before the magistrate of the district court held in Garnett, Kansas, to  be naturalized. At the close of the usual  examination, the judge asked the applicant: "Hans, are you satisfied with the  general conditions in this country? Does  this government suit you entirely?"  "Yas, yas," answered Hails; "only I  would like to see more rain." You may  be sworn," said the judge; "I perceive  you already have the Kansas idea."  ������s     *     *'  A young British officer at, the front  reecntly wrote" home to his father from  South Africa: "Dear Father: Kindly  send me fifty pounds at once; lost another leg iu a stiff engagement, and am  in the hospital without" means." ��'.: The  answer was: "My Dear Son: As this  is-the fourth leg you have lost, according to your letters, you ought to be  'Accustomed to it by this time. Try to  wabble along on any others you may  have loft."  *     *     *   7  One of the stories that is going about  London just now deals with sir Henry  Irviiig's revival of "Cpriolanus," which  has not been such a great success'. During one of the later rehearsals a consultation was held on the stage between si��"  Henry, sir Alexander Mackenzie, whu  wrote the music, and sir Laurence Alma  Tadema, who designed the scenery.  "Three blooming knights," remarked a  supernumary. "Yes," replied . another,  "and that's about as-long as-the piece  will run."  . *   *   *  It is said that one evening when Dr.  Freind was summoned from a rather too  festive board to the bedside of a lady  patient, he felt her pulse but could not  count its beats. ��� "Drunk, by Jove!" he  soliloquized, and pulled himself together  sufficiently to order some harmless mixture. His delight may be imagined  when, the next morning, instead of an  indignant dismissal from further attendance, he received from his patient  a confession that he had diagnosed her  complaint quite correctly.  ��     *     a   .  The   duke   of  Wellington   was   once  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  WITH WHICH IS AMALGAMATED  THE BANK  OP  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE:  TORONTO.  IMPERIAL BANK  OIF    O.AJCT.AJD.A.  .      .      -      $8000,000  .      .      .   $2,000,000  ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Paid-up Capital,  Reserve Fund,  Hon. Qeo. A. Cox,  President.  Robt. Kllgour,  Vice-President.  London Office, 60 Lombard Street, B. O.  New York  Office, 16   Exchange   Place.  and Gi Branches in Canada and tho  United States.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed on deposits.   Present rate  threo per cent.  GRANGE V. HOLT,  Manager Nelson Branch.  work in a cold room, 50 to J30 degrees.  Work the larger part of each 24 hours,  and by day or night indifferently. Scarcely ever change a word when once written, eat when hungry, rarely taste coffee or wine or smoke a cigar, but drink  two or three quarts of beer each day,  and smoke a pipe all the time when at  work. Never experienced the feeling of  disinclination for work, and, therefore,  never had to force work. If I feel dull  when at work, a half hour at the piano  restores normal mental condition, which  is one more argument for the hygienic  and recuperative effects of music."  *   *   *  , The other clay a noted physician, going into the free dispensary of the  New York, Medical College and Hospital  for Women, found three or four little ���  girls who, while awaiting treatment,  were huddled together on one bench,  eagerly discussing something of great  interst, whicli, on investigation, proved  to be a much-handled "chunk" of candy. In astonishment, the physician asked what they were doing. Some questioning finally elicited an explanation  from the biggest girl, who shamefacedly  explained that "de. one what tells de  biggest lie wins it." "Oh," said the doctor; "I am ashamed of you; -when I  was little like you I never told lies." A  slight pause, then from the smallest  girl: "Give him the candy." L'       ���  .'*���*��� *  Since the departure of the duke and  duchess of Cornwall and York for Australia, the steamship Ophir, carrying the  royal party, has met with some very  rough weather. Like others on board,  the duke had been seasick. One day he  was reading the published account of a  storm wliich struck the Ophir, in which  it was stated that Mr. So-and-So had  suffered from mal-de-mer; that captain  Somebody Else had been seasick; and  that his, royal highness, the duke of  Cornwall and York, had been "slightly  indisposed." "Humbug!" the duke is  said to have exclaimed; "'slightly indisposed,' indeed! Why didn't they say  that his royal highness had been horribly seasick, and had spent the b.est  part of a day in a most undignified position oh his royal knees? That would  have been the truth."  HEAD  OFFICE. TORONTO.  w  Capital        -       -       $2,500,000  Rest       -      -      -    $1,850,000  H. S. HOWLA.ND : President,  D. R. WILKIE General ManaRor.  E. HAY Inspector.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THE   CURRENT  BATE   OF   INTEREST  ALLOWED,  GOMTESSE DE CASTICLIONE  much surprised-by 'receiving a letter  which he read as follows: "Being in  the neighborhood, I venture to ask permission to see some of your grace's best  breeches. C. London." He answered to  the bishop of London that he had great  pleasure in assenting to his request,  though he must confess it had given him  very considerable surprise. London  house .was thrown into confusion. The  note was from London, the great gardener, and "breeches" should have been  read "beeches."  a     a     *  During one of Adelina Patti's last  tours in the United States, the following  preliminary notice was published by a  certain western editor: "Madame Patti  Nicolini, the eminent vocalist and fare-  wellist, will come to us for positively the  last time next year. All those who expect to die before the year after next  will do well to hear the human nightingale on this trip, for Patti never says  good-by twice in the same year, and to  die without hearing her strike her high  two-thousand-dollar note is to seek the  hereafter in woeful ignorance of the  heights to which a woman with good  lungs, a castle in Wales, and who only  uses one kind of soap, can soar when  she tries. "  a    a    *  When Richard Wagner was conductor of the Royal Opera in Dresden, the  orchestra of that institution, though one  of the best in Germany, was far from  being as good as it is now, and Wagner  had a good deal of trouble in making  it follow his intentions. Some years  later, when he was living as an exile in  Zurich, he undertook to train the local  orchestra. After a few attempts, he exclaimed: "Gentlemen, you have just  given me a great pleasure; you have  played exactly as badly as the Dresden  orchestra. The Zurich players laughed,  and the idea that they might play better than the royal musicians in Dresden  so fired their zeal that they actually  succeeded in doing It  *    a    *  Once, in a semi-humorous vein, the  late John Fiske, whose appearance was  of the herculean rather than scholastic  build, wrote out his system of health  rules as follows: "Always sit in a  draught, when I lind one; wear the thinnest clothes I can And, winter and summer; catch cold once in three or four  ���years, but not severely, and prefer to J  A Beauty of Napoleon's Court.  A woman who created quite a stir  in Paris at the court of Napoleon the  Third, the comtesse de" Castiglione, died  here- not long ago. She lived in absolute retirement for the last 15 years,  on a little apartment on the Rue Cambon. Interest in her has been revived  by her will, the sale of her pearls, pictures, furniture, etc. In her "will she  orders that her nurse shall see her  dressed after death, "beau." The directions she gives as to how she is to be  dressed I leave in French, as I know  little about women's clothes:  "Chemise de unit 1S57 batiste, den-  telles et peignoir long, rave velour noir,  peluche blanche. Le collier de perles,  tl rangs,_^ranss_blancs_eL3^noirs,_col:  Tier habituel q ue jai toujours porte  avec le sou troue en fermoir cristal,  chirfre (deux Ventrolaces) et couronne  que toutes les habilleuses connaissent.  "Feet and arms uncovered. My embalmed dogs, Toto and Zig, 'buried with  me; at my feet the rosary of the mountain; the medallion of Lourdes at my  neck, with the pearls."  Her pearls were sold at the Hotel  Drouot the other day. A necklace of  live strands went for 421,500 francs  (."ft>4,ii00J. Five additional large single  pearls went for nearly ?15,000. One of  the newspapers says this about the sale  of her portraits:  "To the surprise of the auctioneer  and the experts, prices went up in the  most exaggerated fashion. Portraits of  the beautiful countess, under the strangest and most varied aspects, in satin  and silk mounts, embroidered with gold,  were disposed of. * * * The colored  photograph of the countess's bare legs,  up to the knees, showing beneath a  turned-up petticoat, was knocked down  for 70 francs."  The countess had the reputation of  having appeared more or less nude at a  ball given at the Tuileries by the empress Eugenie. ��� Pierre de Lano, who  has written a good deal about the court  of Napoieon the Third, contradicts this  assertion, saying in his book, "Las Bals  Travestis," that it was not the countess, but Mme. Gortschakoff, who appeared at the Tuileries in the costume  of Salambo, which caused so much talk.  He has in his book some 25 aquarelles,  one of them showing the countess' bare  ankles and feet with rings on her- bare  toes. He gives another of Mme. Gortschakoff, showing her entire figure in  tights with a scarf around her hips. He  further says that princess Metternich  was one of the most daring in her costume. At one ball she appeared as a  coachman bf those days, virtually tights  from the waist clown, and sang a very  risque song. He says that the empress  Eugenie, while cold herself and careful  in her dress, liked to have the ladies  of her court' in such undress fancy costumes.  The Napoleon women, First and Third,  seem to have been a curious lot. The  inner life of Josephine is now known,  and when the immediate descendants of  those of the court of Napoleon the Third  die, many things that are now locked up  will be .given to the world.    Pauline  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M. LAY, Manager.  Bonaparte Borghese, Napoleon the  First's younger sister, posed entirely  nude to Canova, and it is said that she.  remarked, when asked if she did not  feel cold without drapery: "No, the  room was kept warm by a stove." Si  'non e yero. The duchess of d'Abrantes,  Junoti's wife, in her charming book,  says that no picture could represent correctly the extreme beauty of Pauline.  One sees her in the Canova statue at  the Borghese villa at Rome.  As the comtesse de Castiglione did  not go as far in showing her figure as  did Mme. Gortschakoff, nor any further  than did the pjrincess Metternich, perhaps her chief fame ought to rest on  the part she took in smoothing over  the difficulties between Victor Emmanuel, and Pius the Ninth, when United  Italy took to Rome, September 20th,  1870. It is stated that the pope,was  advised by the cardinals to leave Rome  and go to Gaeta. He was asked���so  general Estancelin is reported to have  said���to intermediate between the two  powers, and the pope remained In Rome,  much to the gratification of Victor Emmanuel. The pope being pleased, made  the countess a present of a magnificent  tiara surrounded by amethysts and emeralds, worth,.not considering the value  of association, the sum of $5000.; Victor  Emmanuel gave her as a recompense  a jeweled medallion, with his portrait  in the center, and these words from the  donor: "To the beautiful Nichette, her  unhappy master." Why king Emmanuel  called himself so is probably because,  though fighting for United Italy, he  was at heart a Catholic, and loved Pion  Nona   ;���'  General Estancelin said that the countess kept a carriage from 11 a. m. to 11  p. m. at her; door, but he had never  known her to use it. She never went  out during the day, walked in the evening around Place Vendome accompanied  by two dogs (perhaps v Toto and Zig)  and, excepting her7servants,, he was  the only one she had admitted, to her  darkened little drawing-rooms during  the-last 15 years. For 45 years he had  been her friend. Her letters, he went  on, have been destroyed, by diplomatic  intervention of Italy. He adds ���that  she was satirical, biting, of an extraordinary conversational charm. One of  the Paris papers hints that she had a  "flirtation" with Victor Emmanuel. A  curious little story, so unimportant that  I have left it to the last, is told. She  hated her-mother-in-law. Her husl*and\-  got her into a carriage, almost forcing"  her, and they went to call on his mother.  When crossing one of the bridges over  the Seine, she suddenly pulled off her  slippers, threw them out of the window  into the river, and said: "You certainly cannot expect me to call on your  mother in my stocking feet."���-Covington  Johnson in San Francisco Argonaut.  New Democratic Issues.  CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, July 31.���-W. J.  Bryan, who lectured here yesterday, was  asked as to the importance of the silver  question in 1904, and replied:  "No man can say at present the part  the money question will play in the next  campaign. That will depend on conditions. But various phases of the money  =,question,ar.e-constantlyrpresenting4hom-=  selves, and the Democratic party ought  not to recede from its position on this  question, although other questions may  be of more importance for the time being. Those who are so much afraid of  the Kansas City platform seem inclined  to return to the methods employed when  the financiers filled the platforrh with  glittering generalities ind then ran the  administration in the interest of Wall  street. As a rule the men who are opposed to the Kansas City platform have  no positive or definite remedy for any  evil." Asked if he would be a candidate for the presidential nomination  again in 1904, Mr. Bryan said: "I have  said repeatedly that I hid a candidate  for no office. However, I will not enter  into bond never to become a candidate.  It would be foolish in any man to announce his candidacy for such an office  at such a time, and it strikes me 'as  a foolish question to be contrhually put  to me by the newspaper men."  m  to  to  to  to  to  to  5!>1  Established In Nelson 1890.  TIME  TELLS A STORY  to  to  9\  to  For more than ton years the goods of Jacob Dovor havo boen made on honor, and sold nn merit. Onr lino today 'la larger  and better than beforo. Our stock of Diamonds and Precious Stones is tho largest in the Kootenays. We solicit your patronage Jay buying from mo you will save '20 per cent on eaoh dollar, and you will bo getting quality as well as quantity, as I guarantee all goods bought from mo. .  OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B. C.  sm  JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  re always right.  YT;^^ ^0 * 00 *00.00. j00. 00.0Sf' 0Sf' ^^y 0^' i^T" *^' ��z ' ^m'*��,'*��'  ' V ��� ������fc* ��� ^ ��� w, ��� -^ ^J *8?- ���?? "S^ S^ ��5��^ -85^ �����������������*. ��� ^?? **v -*���* ���***  ���^���^���^%^'^'^'^'^'^'^��'^��^��^.^.>**iifc >*'J0  to  to  to  to  to  to  9\  to  M  lansfield Manufaeturing  c o:m::p-A- j^t^t  OFFICE: BAKER STREET WEST, NELSOJf, B. C. TELEPHONE fJO. 219.    P. 0. BOX 688.  MARBLE, BUILDING STONE,  BRICK AND LIIV1E . . ...  The Mansfield Manufacturing Company  have the above mentioned building materials  for sale at reasonable prices. Special quotations to builders and contractors for large  orders.  ORDERS BY MAIL PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO  COMING  ���b -b "b 'b "b -I- *b *b *b *b -b *b *b 'b -b *b  All Dominion government, provincial government, and legal advertisements, such as sheriff's  sales, etc., will be charged ONE  CENT A WORD for the flrst insertion and ONE-HALF CENT  A WORD for each consecutive  subsequent insertion.  . subsequent insertion.  * * * -b -b *b -b -b -b *b * * -b *b * 'b  OFFICE:    BAKER STREET WEST, fJELSOfl, B. C. TELEPHONE NO. 219.    P. 0 BOX 688,  G. M. FARLEICH,  Specialist.  Also Inventor of Apparatus for lteiief and  Cure of Dcformitios.ot" the  Human  Forni. -  SEE rVlY LAJEST  INVENTION . . .  Head Office:  Vancouver, B. C,  RUPTURE  Four years ln British Columbia, during  wiiicli time a great many ruptured people  have been cured by my j.atented appliances. Send for testimonials.  mm  P. Burns & Co  ��� i��  Head Office at  NELSON, B. 0.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  Markets at   Nelson,   Rossland,   Trail,   Kaslo, Ymir,  Sandon,  Silvorton, Nei��  Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Mid  way, and Vancouver.  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS Off  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  ��� TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:  My Hernia support ��as cured a mucli  larger pereonta-je of ruptured people than  any otnor Tru is or injection in America.  I can prove it. livery appliance I adjust I  keep tn good repair, free of charge while  it is necessarily in use. Every appliance  is. constructed ar>d adjusted especially to  suit each case. I have been-granted more  patents for improvements- upon trusses  than any man Iv. Canada.  No matter how hard the rupture or  how hard to.-hold, I. will pay your fare  both ways if you can force it down in any  pi*.-1 tion with my new Kc-tairrer on. JSize  or age immaterial. Infants, children and  adults.  ���WHOLESALE AND RBTAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  K. W. C BLOOK  WARD STREET  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  n-RnwRB bv MAir, RHinmrvio OARW'rjr. avd priiupt A-��-T��nifTfnM  Docs  not  contain  any  harmful  Ingredient.'*. Tronbrcw.'  A FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  local and coast.  Flooring  local and coast.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Bough and  Dressed Lumber  Oi all kinds,  DT WHAT YOU "WANT 18 NOT IN STOCK  WE WILL MAKE IT l>OB TOU  CALL AND GJBT PRICKS,  J. A. Sayward  HAW AND LAKE BTB-UTB, NELBON.'  ROSSLAND   ENOIINEBRI1NG   WORKS  OUNL.IFFB & McMillan  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORB OARS, skips, cn��CF, oro birr doors, chute.* nrrd Kcrrcnil wrought iron work.    Our oro cars aro  thu beRl, on the market    Write uh for references nnd full partioiniirH.  SECOND IIANDMACHINKHY KOR SAljK.-One.'Jfoot Helton wnturwhecl, wlelthfiOOfcet, "8 to 16"  Hpinnl riveted pipe.   One 10x5x13 outside packed pluiif-or sinking pump.    Kock drills, stoping  barn, &c��� &c.  AGENTS NORDHEY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.  P.  O.   Box  198. THIRD   AVENUE.   ROSSLAND.  FOR   LADIES   ONLY.  1  have the privilege* of referring you  to  'some^mo^tf^IlaBlt^laTjles^vho^have- beerr  curvd by my  appliances,  resident  in Victoria, Vancouver and Nanaimo.  Numbers of my Canadian patents: January 10, 1.S,.'-S7, 23,790, 21.0G8, 29,'Su; July  5, 1S95, '19,887.  AT HUME HOTEL, NELSON,  August 10th to 15th,.  TELE--HONE 39.  P. O, BOX 527.  Nelson Saw & Planing Mills  XiIOVCITElU-  CHARLES HILLYER, President. HARRY HOUSTON, Secretary.  H&ve just leceived 3,0f,0,000 feet of log�� from Idaho, nnd wo arc prepared to onr, the largest bills  of timber of any riimensinnR or lengths. Estimates given at any time. Tho largest stock of stit-h,  door.i, and mouldings in Kootenay. '  COAST LUMBER OF ALL KINDS ON HAND  OFFICE AND YARDS:   CORXKU HALL AND I'UOXT STRKKTS.   E.   K.   STRACHAN,   PLUMBER  [Successor   to   Strachan  Bros.]  Having liought out ray brother's share of the business, I am stillat the  old stand and continuing to do first-class work and will guarantee satisfaction in all brancnes of plumbing.  BOOK BINDING  SPECIAL FOULED BL/\NK BQOr^S  SPECIAL RULED FORMS  AT THE BINDERY DEPARTBKT OV  THE TRIBUNE ASSOCIATION, LIMITED,  BURNS BLOOK, NELSON.  officii;:  Ofllce Hours: D a.  rn.  (! p n,., iuhI 7 p.  ROOM    ���!.  to 12 rn., 1 jr. rn.  to  in. to 9 p. m.  (No. 178.)  CERTIFICATE  ���OK THK���  Registration of an Extra Provincial Company.  "Companies Act, 1897."  T hereb>- certify that tho "Gorman Mining nnd  j\lilllng Company" has this day been registered  as nrr Kxtra Provincial Company, under the  "Corripnnio- jYcL DW," to carry out or effect all  or arry of the objects hereinafter sot forth to  ���which the lei;i"lativo authority of tho Legislature of Uritish Columbia extends.  The head olllco of the Company is situato in  tho City of Tacoma, State of Washington,  U. S. A.  ��� Tho amount of the capital of tho Company Is  cne hundred thousand dollars. diWdcd into one  hundred thousand pharos of ono dollar each.  i ho head olllco of tiro Company in this Province in situate at Nolson, and Richard Papo, Im-  bourer, whoso address Ib Nelson aforesaid, is the  attorney for tho Company.  Tho time of tho exlstcnco of tho Company is  fifty years.  Given under my hand nnd wal nf office at  VictTla, Province of British Columbia, thi<- 10th  dayof June, ono thousand niuo hundred and  one.  [I.. s.l S. Y. WOOTTON  Registrar of Joint Companies.  Tlin objects for which tho Company has been  established aro thoso sot out In the Certificate of  f'egNtration i/rantcd to tho Company un tho 1st  February, Itf/O, and which appears in the British  Columbia Gazetto on t.ho 18t.li February. 1S97.  NOTIUE.  By a resolution passed by the council  of the city of Knsin On the 2**iiil day of  Jnlv. 1301. tli-; building known as the -\farrr-  inoth saloon, :-!iiiiiU' orr lot L'l. block 9.  mail 'i9'i, i:. lire city of Kaslo, and asscs.siv..  to the estate of Kdward t'.'urn*, was con  (leniii<:d :is a nuisance an:! a menace to  publio safety and ordered tlrar it tie nulU-il  down. Tliis Is to notify all ���"���cricorned th.it  iinlo:<* said Inill'ling- is p-il:c-d down within  live drivs f-oni the dare of this notice  same Will be pulled down Ijy tin- corporation at the cost o<; the owner.  A. W. AL,L,KN, City Clerk.  Kasilo, li. C. July 29th, 1901.  *  *  *  ,   NOTICE.  CANCELLATION     OF     RESERVATION  KOOTENAY  DISTRICT.  Notice is hereby siven that the reservation placed on mac particular parcel ot  land, which may be Ueseriued as commenc-  in**: at the norihea-j-: corner of TowiiMiip ���  \.o..) jiiifnt A, Kootenay district, which ia  alb,*, the nortneast oorner ot blcck 12,  granted to the Nelson & Foit Sheppard  Railway Company by crown grant dated  8th March', 1SM5: thence due east 1G nuleb;  thence due south to the International boundary; thence due west alor.g said bound.irv  10 miles; thence north to the place of com- -  mencement. notice whereof was published  In the'British Columbia Gazette, and dated  7th May, 1SUC,' is hereby-rescinded  .    ~ , AV- s- GORE.  Deputy Commissioner of Lands & Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoria, B.  C, 23rd I\Iay, 1001.  NOTICE TO DR'TVQUENT  CO-OWNER  To John J. Mcji-..w.u,.o or to any  person  or persons lo wirorn lie may  ha.ve ir.uis-  I'er.ieu his inu-rubt in  me jil.icK Uianrond  mineral (Jlarnr, siiualu on tire north siuis  of Hear creek, aoout thruo nule:> tiorn inu  town   of   limr,   lying   suutn   of  ana  adjoining- the livening sjtar iainur.il claini,  Welson mining division of \ve��c ivooturr.iy  uiKirict, ��� and   recorded   m   the  recoidei s  olllce  for  the Nelsuri  rnrnirig division  *i-ou  and  each   of  you  are  neioby  notified thai i have expenuud two nuuuieii and  twelve dollars and tweniy-iive cenio (.,<:;. -  25'   in   labor  arrd  improvements   upon   uio  above   mentioned   mineral   claim   in   onier  to hold said mineral claim under the provisions of  the Mineral Act, and 11 -within  ninety  days from  thu, date of this  notice  you tail or refuse to* Contribute your po.-  tion   of  such   expenditures   together  with  ull  costs 'ot advertising,  youi   interests  m  said claims will become tne propei ty ot thu  the subscriber  under section  4 ot  an act  entitled,   "An  Act  lo Amend  the Mineral  Act, 1UU0." JOHN DEAN.  Dated at  Nelson  this 7th  day  of Apiil,  10(11.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNEfl.  To Herbert Cuthbert or to any person or  persons to whom he may nave tians-  ferred his interest in the Blend mineial  claim, situate on the west fork of Rover-  creek,-ir. the Nelson mining division ot  ��� AVest Kootenay district, and recorded in  the recorder's ofllce tor the Nelson minim*;  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 hild said mineral claim under  thp provisions of the Mineral Act, am! if  within ninety., days ot me date of this  notice you_fall or refuse to contribute vour  !portion-of-sUCh-expenditures~fo,*;eiher_wiili���  all costs of advertising your interest in  said claims will become me propertv of the  ���ubscrlbers, under section 4 of ,in act entitled "An Act to Amend the Mineial jVct,  1900."  FRANK    FLETCHER.  J.   J.   MALONE  H.    G.    NEELANDS.  E.  T.  H.  SIMPKINS.  Dated at Nelson this 3rd day of June. 1901  LIQUOR LICENCE TRANSFER  NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR  THANSFER OF RETAIL LIQL'OR LICENSE.���Notice is hereby given that w;  Intend to apply at the next sitting of tha  board of license commissioners for tin  City of Nelson .for the transfer of the re-  tall liquor license now held by us for the  premises known as the "Olllce" saloon,  situato on lot 7 in block 9, sub-dlvlslon of  lot 95, Ward street, in the said City ot  Nelson, to William Robertson Thomson,  of the said city. JAMES NEELANDS,  S.  IS.   EMERSON.  Witness: CILVS.  R.  McDONALD.  Dated at Nolson, B. C, this 17th day o;  July, 1901.  NOTICE  OP_ASSIGNMENT.  Notice Is hereby given that George M.  Frorrk, of the city of Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, meiclnint,  carrying on business on Baker stieet In thesaid city of Nelson, has by deed bearing  date llth day of July, 1901, assigned all  his real and personal propertj e\cept as  therein mentioned to A. P. Hav ot the citv  of Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, accountant, in trust for the purpose of paying and satisfying i ateably and  proportionately and without preference or  priority the creditors of the said George  II. Fronk.  Tho said deed was executed bv the said  George M. Fronk and the said A P. Hay  on the llth day of July, 1901, and the said  A. P. Hay has undertaken the trust created by the said deed.  All persons having; .claims against the  said George M. Fronk are required to forward to the said A. P. Hay, Nclion, B C ,  particulars of their claims, duly verilied,  on or before the loth day of August.  1901  All persons indebted to the snld George  M. Fronk are required to pav the amount  due by them to the said trustee foitliwith  And notice is hereby given that after tlio  15th day of August, 1901, the ti nstoe will  proceed tb distribute tha assets of the estato anion**; the parties entltb*d 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 tho olll-  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.  GALLTHER & AVILSON,  Solicitors for Trustee,  K. AV. C. Block, BaKer Street, Nelson.  Dated this llth clay of July. 1901.  AVjVNTED BOYS.���GOOD. ACTIVE AA D  reliable boys to act as selling agents for  The Dally Tribune In every town in Kootenay and Yale districts.  0  $1  ���  n  H  H  'I THE  TRIfeUlSTE i ttELSOK. B C., MtfMY, AtTfrDsT % 1901  KEEP   COOL  MAKE HOT DAYS MORE ENJOYABLE BY COIKG TO  TEETZEL'S   DRUG   STORE  Where you can get the best and coolest drinks. We keep our  fountain supplied with the choicest .syrups, the best ice cream  and the choicest soda. A variety of flavors, both syrups and  crushed fruits. Again we say KEEP COOL and allow us to  help you do so.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  VICTORIA  BLOCK  NELSON,   B. C.  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO    219   BAKER   STREET,   NELSON.  BOOTS!       BOOTS I       BOOTS!  For a few days only we will hold a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes. -  J. A. Gilker, Proprietor  REFRIGERATORS       HAMMOCKS  __m_*__r_rjYM..wi_'m_ waa  FOR THE BALANCE OF THE SEASON WE ARE  OFFERING THESE LINES,, AT COST.  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO.  Itnnnrters and Dealers in Shelf and Heavy Hardware.  ZFZR-TJXT    J-^___Ei&.  IN HALF GALLONS, QUARTS AND PINTS.  WE ALSO HAVE ALL KINDS OF FRUIT.  3S^_&F$rJ��&      JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  HUGH B.--CAMEB0S  j  ,    INSuRUTE.  RE\L ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  r  REPRESENTS  The  Best  Fire  and  Life  Insurance  Companies Doing Business in  the City.  Money to loan : at 8 per cent upon improved properly. Interest payable^ semiannually.   Principal   payable  annually.  HOUSES  TO  RENT CHEAP.  un  MERON  AXIKNT. BAKKR STRKKT.  Ward Bros,  REAL ESTATE AND  ;NSURANCE AGENT8  Agent*? for J _, J. TAYLOR SAFES  4.7 ��� ���  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  ln (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.  (Jlllcc   on   Bakor   street,   west   of  Stanley  Street, Nelson.  "Brandy"  DE LAAGE KINS & CO. XXX C'OGNjYC  pos.-ies.-eK a delicious bouquet.  DE LAAGE F.II.S & CO. XXXX COO-  nae Is mellowed by its great ar-e and is  recommended to coniioisours, and for* rned-  Ielnal purpose*-.  SCOTCH  AVHISKIES.  Agency with   Full  Stocks at Victoria  for  Till" DIST1LLI--R!?.' COMPANY, LTD.,  Edlnbirrgh, the largest holders* in the  world of Scotch  whiskies.  THE CALEDONLVN LIQTJER SCOTCH  .Whiskey is one of their leaders. Try it.  R. P. RITHET & CO., Ltd.  Victoria,   H.   (J.  A. B. Gray, P. O, 73ox 521, Nelson, B. C,  Kootonay Representative.  R. B. REILEY  ��i:'.:..-K8SOR TO H.  D. ASHCROFT.  BLACKSMITHS    AND    WOOD   W0RKcl\<,  EXPFRT HORSESHOEING.  Special  attention   given   to  all   kinds  of  -repairing and  custom  work  from  outside  points.   Heavy   bolie   made   to   order   on  atart notice.  CLOCKS  We are showing a large  variety of enamel wood  clocks ranging in price  from $7.00 to $12.00. All  8-day and half hour strike.  Also bronzes and fancy  clocks.   New styles.  BROWN BROS  Opticians and  Jeweler?.  BAKKR STREET NKLSON  FISHING TACKLE  \VK  HAVE THE  UKST   ELIES  AND   TIIE  UKST LKADKltS  MADE.  Minnows, silver and gold and Phantoms  Silk   Lines  Landing Nets  And a -pierwild lino of nil fl.thlng requisites.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO.  IC.-W..C. Rlook.       Corner Ward and Baker Str*  WEsnWsreRliL  N T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agents for Ilard and Sofr. Coal. Imperial OH  Company. Washington Brick, Lime & Manufacturing Conrpany. General commercial agents  arrd brokers.  All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  Tf"T,EPT?n VT, 1*7.  Office 184 Baker St.  R. REISTERER & CO-  BREWERS AIID BOTTI.KRH Or  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  CITY AM DISTRICT.  The meeting of tho socialistic club will  be addressed on Sunday afternoon next  by  Rev.  J.  IT.  White.  The subject of his  address will he "The Socialism of Jesus."  .   *   .  A bush fire yesterday burnt out two  bents in the C. P. It. bridge two and a  half miles this side of Phoenix. The injury to tho bridge was discovered before  any  accident  happened  and   was  repaired  irr a few hour's.  * *   ���  Robert Robertson has purchased lots 11  and 32 in block IS with improvements. The  property is at the corner of Victoria and  Cedar streets and h.'is three houses upon  it. The price Is stated to have been in the  neighborhood of $5000.  * ��� *   *  Tho manager of one of the largest firms  doing busines on Uaker street remarked  yesterday: "The ���Thursday closing movement may bo all right; but I know that it  has not been a benefit to tho trade of the  town, and the dozen firms who close thcir-  stores are foolish if they continue to do  so any longer."  The members of the Nelson Boating Club  who attended the Shawnigan Lake regatta  speak in high praise of the treatment  they received, and all unite in saying that  Nelson should do her utmost to make the  regatta next year the most successful one  ever' held by the North Pacific Association. ��� o  The application of the sheriff for an interpleader in the case of Van Norman  vs. McKinnon, by means of which the  sheriff sought to have the McKinnon interest in the Hampton group of claims  determined by the court, came before  judge Forin yesterday. The application  was enlarged until Monday.  A meeting of the police commissioners  was held yesttrday for the purpose of con-  isdering the suspension of police constable  Heabener, who was relieved from duty  by chief Jarvis for fighting on the street  with Thomas Cunningham. The evidence  of a number of witnesses was taken, after  which the commissioners decided to censure Heabener for his conduct for fighting and reinstate him.  �����*��������  Chief engineer Starke of tho British Columbia Southern railway, has decided to  revise the lino already laid out oii this  side of the international boundary line.  This will throw the work back for a couple  of weeks at least'so that the contractors  Who are figuring on getting slices of the  work will be kept that much longer in suspense. It is expected that the' work will  ;be ready for the contractors by the first  of September. The southern section of the  road from the International line to-'Jennings is now under construction.  *   *   *  There was an exciting steamboat race on  the West Arm between ������the- steamers Kokanee and International. The start was  made at Five-mile, pointy and the city  wharf was the finish. J. C. Drewry of  Rossland was judge on the Kokanee and  Robert Irving of Kaslo on the International. "Judge" Drewry said the Kokanee  lost by a length, and his decision will  have to, go, as "judge" Irving has not  been on speaking terms with the sporting  editor of this powerful and influential  political, journal since the eight-hour law  went into effect. ���  Sheriff Tuck returnecr from Slocan yesterday, where he seized the interests of  D. S. McVannel and,Harvey Fife in the  Bachelor mineral claini on Twelve-mile  creek, the Exchange, Silver Plate, .Port  Hope, Queen of the May, Tory, and T. &  B, Mineral claims on Springer creek, and  tho No. 13 on Lemon creek. The claims  wore seized to satisfy a judgment for $700  which the Hill Brothers have secured  against McVanner"_& Fife for lumber sup-'  plied to them as carpenters. Their interest in the claims seized will be sold by the  sheriff on August 15th iii front of his office.  J. A. Kelly, mill foreman at the Arlington mine, had a narrow escape from death  Teusday. AVhile standing on the outside  of the ore bin at the Arlington he lost his  balance and fell backwards foT a distance  bf 27 feet, striking on his shoulder and  back on the rough ground. When he was  picked up it was thought that he had been  =kll!ed,=He^was'=taken=at=onee=to=-the=hos���  pltal ivt Ymir, where upon medical examination he was found to bo uninjured beyond a very severe shaking up, which may  have broken a blood vessel. The hospital  physician says the patient may be around  in a few days.  coke, leaving a net coal production of  10;},��72 tons, of wliich over 95,000 tons were  used in Canada, the remainder being exported to tho United States. Coke exports  amounted to 3S,000 tons.  PERSONALS.  Price   McDonald   of   Sanca   is   at    the.  Madden.  .   .   .  Grant Hall and R. Mce of Revelstoke are  at the Phair.  * *   *  Alex. McQueen of Grand Forks Is registered at tho Phair.  * ���   *  Charles Hunt of Greenwood Is registered at the Tremont.  * *   ��  C. C. Green and AVilliam Claffyf of Salmo are at the Tremont.  * -.��   ��  Mrs. Robert Peard and Helen L. White  of Winnipeg are at the Hume.  * *   *  Edward and James Disseth of Indianapolis arc stopping at the Queen's.  * *   *  J.   XV.. Gregory  and   AV.   J.   Treglour  of  Rossland are registered at the Madden.  ���    *   ���   ���  ���Tom   AVilson   and   Rvuert   Mcintosh   of  Grand   Forks  are  registered   at   the  Tremont.  * ���   ���  Gus Dun of Montreal and T. G. Laf-  ferty of Orillia ��� are re_-istered at the  Hume.  ���-'***  George   N.   Jordan  of  Trail   and   Lewis  Masson of Rossland are registered at the  Queen's.  * *   *  Charles  T.   Sleeper is  registered  at  the  Queen's.  He  is  in  from  Spokane  to  look  after some, mining interests  which  he is  developing in the vicinity of Hall Siding.  -*���*�����  AVilliam Winters and Thomas Ron of  Spokane, who have railway' contracts in  connection with Jim Hill's branch lines  into the Boundary, are registered at the  Phair.  ::*   *   *  J. C. Drewry of Rossland. A. E. Rand  of New Westminster, _i. Nelson Fell .of  the Athabasca, aiid C. D. Rand of Spokane were among! the mining men registered at the Phair last evening.  ���?��� ���% ���$. A .J. ��|�� ���?��� ��f. ���% ��?��� ��J�� ��% .J* .���� .% ��J. ��% ��_���  * Paid Locals, TWO CENTS a *  *b -word each insertion. No local ac- -b  ���J'   cepted for less than 25 cents.       ���"*���  ���ja  ��������  a|*  at* ��|a  �������  ��J�� ��������  ���?��  ���%  *l* ���!* ��%  ��T<�� ��� r>%   *%  ������  ��|*  Kootenay Valley Road Abandoned.  The Great Northern Railway Company  hus practically abandoned the Kootenay  A'alley Railroad from Kuskonook to Bonner's Ferry and from now on all the  business which the company used to  handle" over that branch will be sent over  the NelKon Ot. Fort Sheppard rond. The  abandonment of the Kootenay Valley road  will restore tho former schedule on the  Nel.son & Fort Sheppard, a straight passenger train having been put on yesterday In place of the, mixed train to Spokane which was run formerly. The change  will also affect tiro running of the company's steamers on Kootenay lake. Tlie  Kaslo boat will now leave Nelson ut 5:20,  making connection with the Spokane train  at Five-mile point, and returning to Nelson will arrive at 11 o'clock In the morning.  Tlie train for Spokane will arrive in at  the mountain at 5:20 p. m., and at the  union station at 0:03; and leaving for Spokane will depart from the union station  at 10:10 a. in.", and at Mountain at 11, arriving at Spokane at 7:'*5. Nothing but an  irregular freight will be operated over the  Kpptenay A'alloy branch, it being virtually abandoned witli the exception of the  coal;- -tragic from - the Crow's Nest coal  field's,' which business will be taken over  at the Creston junction instead of at Kuskonook as formerly,  .  PAID, LOCALS.  Nolsou   Hotel   Bar.   The   "Nelson   Club  Punch." On today.  Is a tonic arid food as well as a beverage.  Ironbrew.  SMALL DIVIDEND DECLARED  For Rambler-Cariboo Shareholders.  The annual meeting of the shareholders  ot the Rambler-Cariboo Silver Mining  Company was held at Rossland on Tuesday. The old-board of directors was reelected, as follows: Bernard McDonald,  J. J. Humphreys, Alfred Coolidge, C. ��� J.  Kapps, AA'. H. Adams, J D. Chaplin, and  A. F. McLaine. Afterwards the following  were elected officers: A.' FV McLaine of  Tacoma, president; J. J. Humphreys of  Colfax, vice-president; and AV. H. Adams  of Kaslo, secretary-treasurer and manager. A dividend of one cent a share was  declared, amounting to $12,500. This will  bring the aggregate of dividends up to  $127,500. ��� The following is a summary of  manager Adam's report to tlie shareholders:  The lowest working.in the mine is 700  feet deep on No. 5 level. The drift at this  point is In 300 feet, of which 200 feet-runs  on. the lead and is in solid ore. AVhen we  visited the .property yesterday this drift  was in 10 feet of solid, clean galena. The  smelter returns from 50 carloads of ore  practically all from this drift, gave 123  ounces of silver and 45 per cent lead. AVe  have been working but eight men on ore,  as we have required the balance of our  force and compressor power in sinking  to another level and in raisingJ:oivJiii\ AVe^  pSSSS^&,S?%d.     Brewer, at Nelson I  Output to Be Doubled.  Ellas Rogers,* managing director of the  Crow's Nest Coal Company, was in Nelson  day before yesterday en route oast from a  visit to the Coast. AVhen here he was  closeted with a bank manager and a lawyer most of the timo and could not be  interviewed. AVhile at Vancouver it is  stated that he was over at Victoria conferring with the members of the government upon several matters connected with  the mines and with the Crow's Nest Southern railway. He states that the mines are  now producing about 2000 tons of coal per  day, but that the output will bo largely  increased if not doubled before the. end of  the year. Last year the gross output of  the Crow's Nest Pass collieries was 20G,-  ifOi  tons,   half  of  which   was  made   into I  =are^iiciw'=^ere^tihg^_a"^riSw^Soist and are  also putting in additional compressor  power, an electric light plant and a 75-ton  concentrator, all of which will be run by  water power. AA'e have a minimum water  power of 100 horse power, which is now being installed and will be completed on  November 15th. After the completion of  these improvements we will be able to  double our output of ore."  Mr. McLaine said: "AVe resent the report that has been circulated that the  stock of the Rambler-Cariboo has seen  more manipulation than any other on tho  local market with the imputation that the  stockholders were being jobbed by the  management. No member of the management has ever bought or sold any contracts for the stock. AVe have always held  In our opinion that the mine Is worth a  great deal more than the stock was selling  for."  BOYS, DO NOT GO TO PERU  No Country for Poor Men.  Speaking of Peru, B. C. Riblet of Nelson who recently returned from that,eoun-  try says, "It is a good country to look at  from the stern of a steamship." Mr. Riblet was down there erecting tramways for  American mining companies, and spent  several months in the country, making  three trips from the coast to the mines,  which are situate at an altitude of 17,000  feet.  "There are no strikes in that country,"  said Mr. Riblet, "because those who work  are generally in debt to their employers,  often getting their pay in advance. Miners  are paid $1.25 a day in silver, whieh Is 00  cents gold. They appear to be good and  faithful workers, but, of course, are not  the equal of the miners in this country.  Carpenters, apparently because they are  scarce, are paid $3 a day in silver. Laborers on railway construction are paid -10  cents gold a day, and appear to do as  much work as laborers do here on the  same kind of work."  Mr. Riblet says. In his opinion, Peru is  no country for men of small means. The  country although credited with having  rich mines is almost wholly without transportation facilities, and those who undertake to open up and work the mines must  be backed by large capital. A. AV. McCune of Salt Lake, .who is interested in  mines in tho Slocan, is probably iri Peru  by this time, Mr. Riblet meeting him en [  -j-g-Sm-j  HI.    IB-Y  TELEPHONE 27  &D   OO.  Store, Corner Baker and Joscphino .*?ts.  GARDEN  TOOLS.  PAINTS, OILS r\ND GLASS.  REFRIGERATORS    rubber and cotton nose.  POULTRY  NETTING  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company    and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  jsriEXiSOiK-r  STORES   AT  S-A-IsTIDOIsr  route. Mr. McCune is interested in a mining venture that will take $10,000,000 to  swing. Before the property can be handled  to advantage a railway SO miles long will  have to be built.  LAW IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL  Walla Walla Judge's Decision.  AVALLA AVALLjV, AVash., July 31.���That  portion of the state law which declares  no wares, goods or merchandise shall be  sold in AVashingtoii on Sunday is unconstitutional, according to the decision  handed, down by judge Thomas H. Brentz  of the superior court' this afternoon. That  all business houses in Washington except  saloons can be thrown wide open on Sundays without fear of complaint and law  is the text of judge Brentz's decision. The  verdict is oiie of the broadest ever delivered in the state. Its rendering lasted  nearly an hour. A week ago Sunday Dor-  soy Nichols of College Place kept open  store because ho was a Seventh Day ��\.d-  ventist, in .spite of the prosecuting .attorney's order that everything should close.  Today ho was arraigned for thev alleged  violation. John Sharpstein, his attorney,  held that the text of the code involved unjust discrimination among business houses  and was therefore unconstitutional. In a  two hour argument. he cited precedents  and quoted law. His contention was, sustained. The judge said in brief: "f confess  1 have no sympathy with the Sunday laws.  I think an act which- is wrong on Sunday is wrong on every other day of the  week. What- tho legislature forbids to be  done on Sunday, to be consistent, unless  it be acting from religious motives, should,  be prohibited throughout the week. As already intimated in some of the police court  opinions, the legislature cannot discriminate between businesses of the same class,  naturo" or character. It cannot prohibit  one and allow another to go on if. there  be no material difference between them.  The statute contains this proviso: 'This  section shall not apply to drug stores,  livery stables or undertakers.' AVhy the  legislature should discriminate against  those who trade in dr..sell goods, wares,  and merchandise and in favor of 11 very  I cannot discern. But it appears to me  there is a greater discrimination further  on. The law says: 'It shall not apply to  drug stores.' Now the drug store is a  store for the sale of goods, wares and merchandise just as a store is for the sale of  other goods, wares and merchandise. I  am strongly impressed that this law is a  discrimination against a business that uif-  fers in no particular respect from the other  businesses that are allowed to be carried  on; one that cannot affect the morals, the  health or general welfare of the t-ommun-  ity in any different respect from what  they are affected by those other .businesses. I have given what I think is the  law. It is because I-think the legislature  has transcended its power, and whenever  I am convinced of that it is my duty to declare the act invalid."  The decision means an open town again,  except for saloons. A .struggle is anticipated with those, who" will probably make  a desperate attempt to win out, now that  the merchants are on top. The Nichols  case may be carried to the supreme court.  P. Meloche et al., on the Aurora and No 1  Aurora; C. C. Ladd, on the Decimal Fractional; and Catherine Do Maine, on the  Dellsman, Henri Mortclette, on the Dakota,  Dakota No.  1 and Maple Loaf.  One bill of sale was recorded in which  M. Egan transferred to Robert Corlett a  one-eighth interest in tho A*-agabond mineral claim, at. the junction of the Silver  King  wagon   road  and   tramway.  EASTERN    CANADIAN  WIRINGS.  BRANTFORD, Ont., August 1.���The city  council has adopted a by-law prohibiting  tlie use of trading stamps in Brantford  on and after January 1st, 1902.  MJDNCTON, N. B., August 1���Ann Cross-  man, said to be the oldest woman in Albert and Westmoreland counties, died at  Lower Coverdale yesterday, aged 102 years.  LONDON, Out., August 1.���The liquor  license of the Tecumseh house, London's  largest hotel, has elapsed and the proprietor now says the hotel will be run  without a bar.  ST. MARTS, Ont., August 1.���The Gar-  nett House was destroyed by fire tliis  morning. The charred remains of a man  were found in the ruins after the fire was  under control.  FRTCDERICTON, N. B., August 1 ���  Thomas Kennedy and Howard Appleby,  two C. P. R. trackmen oriarged with impeding trafiic and maintenance of road  on June 25th.were yesterday committed  for trail and admitted to bail in SiiOO each.  Is  sold  everywhere.  Ironbrew.  Try il.. Ironbrew.  The now cooling drink, Ironbrew.  Many Guns in Evidence.  The following is from the Northport  News of AVednesday and shows how men  are being brought in to run the Le Roi  smelter at Northport, at which there has  been a strike for over two months:   '  Last Sunday morning, about 5 o'clock,  a locomotive, passenger car and caboose  containing .',S workmen for the smelter,  five guardsmen and a boss, armed to the  teeth with six-shooters and Winchesters,  slowly pulled through the city from the  south and did not stop until it reached,  the water tank, which Is at the side of  the smelter grounds aird just outside of  the eity limits. The union had been apprised of their departure from Spokane  at (j o'clock the previous evening, and  consequently wero lined up a hundred  strong, reaching from tho depot to the  water tank. Just abovo the water tank  at tho south side of the railroad track  and on the ground is a hill about twenty  feet high, on which stood about 10 or 50  armed smelter men, with manager Kad-  Ish, wielding a six-shooter, in the bunch.  It was a wild looking sight,- and the actions of the resident smelter men were  about on a par with the wild scene. Union  men who tried to talk with the men had  six-shooters thrust in their faces and  told that if thoy insisted on going on the  train or proceeding further they would be  bored full of holes. The union men were  nervy, however, and stood their ground,  advancing upon the new arrivals and talking to them. The union men were cool,  peaceable and unarmed, and as soon as  the new and old smelter men had reached  their quarters the union men dispersed to  their homes. Most of the new arrivals were  direct from Leadville, Colorado. Sunday  evening two of the new smelter arrivals  came down town and told the union president that they would not go to work,  and that 10 or 15 more of the men would  come out the next morning. On Monday  morning several of them came out, more  are talking of it, "and the probability Is  that by this time they have nearly all  emit.  Minin/*; Records,  There were but two locations recorded  at tlio Nelson record ollicc yesterday. The  Commander, at the head of Sproulo creek,  adjoining the Yellowstone, by P. A. Nor-  berg; and the News Girl, on the headwaters of Five-mile creek.  Certificates of work were issued to  Peter A. Norberg, on the Yellowstone;  M. A. Langlals, on the St. Anthony; Fred  ft  91  91  1V  ���1>  !?��  <n  91  91  m  .^���3 ���*** *** ���*���*���** Hi*.**.*. *:**��� ��.���--&e<&  THE ATHABASCA  ROASTLAMBWITH CURRANT JELLY FOR  LUNCH <>  TODAY  TODAY  *<s *.*.*. **.*. *.*.* *. tt ���*���*���*���* ���*���** ���**���* -^  $���***���*���** ���***���*** Hi **.*.*.*.*.*.*.**.**<(.  TKES1T  HOT DAYS  QUENCH  YOUR  THIRST WITH  Anheuser-Bn��ch  Bei'ivi Pahst (Mil-  ��� wmil��o>' Pair. Cnl-  gary Buer, Pers-  rnr.-r & Co. Beer,  Gosiioll Beer, and  .  Doublo .Tore"}-  Buttermilk.   .  KJANHATTAN  SALOON  Dnublo Jersey  Buttermilk.  w  Hi  Hi  id  Hi  Hi  Hi  Hi  Hi  iii  *���  91  9.  9.  �����_  91  (P  91  <f>  1!  _^O^SA^���^A^EST^m___  FOR SALE, RANCH: ON KOOTENAY  rivor;  improved, lnauire AV. P.  Robinson,  Nelson.  AVANTED ��� THREE AVIFLEY Concentrators in good condition. Apply Annable & Dewar.-   ^SITUATIONS'VACANT.    AVANTLjJ���A TEACHER TO TEACH  as substitute for first assistant in Fernie  schools for August and September. Salary $U0. F. J. Watson, principal, Elko  British Columbia. ^   ~~" MLP^WANTEp^   \WV?CT'**D SIX MINERS, fi LABORERS,  night cook, llunkey and waiter for mine,  waitresses, railroad men lor Lardo, dishwashers, laundry girl, girl for housewark.  Contracts taken for diamond core drilling.  Nelson Employment Agency, Baker street,  phone 27S, J Ii. Love.  WANTED LABORERS "AND TEAM-  sters for railroad construction. Help furnished'free. Apply at Western Canadian  Employment  Cilice,  Ward street,  Nelson.  LOST���ON ' STREET"': ON WEDNES-  dny evening a Bank of Montreal bill for  ���fio. Rf.vaiil -by. leaving mil- al Tribu le  ollice. 7    ��� .7  I)****-*-**-*-*-*-*-* '!> *.*.*.*.*.*.*.***.**.^-  ztf? **���*. 6&Sr: *.*.*. **.&. **���**.*���*��� *.*���*. ii-j��.  I ti. ii. PLAYFORD & CO. |  MADDEN   BLOCK  (!��  -��=  ((1  91  m  91  'l��  91  (tf  | TOBACCO  '9.  m  91  ���rt  91  91  (1��  !t>  ill  NELSON.  AND    CIGAR  MERCHANTS.  WANTED���MINING PROPEJljnES^  ^R^nriiLUjTriNO GOLD PROPERTIES.  AVe are anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospec-  . tors' Exchange, Nelson, B. C, Room 4,  K. AV. C. Block.  GOLD, COPPER, SILVER, LEAD  mines and prospect*- wanted. Send report  and samples to the Prospectors' Exchange,  Nelsou, li. C, Koom  1, K. AV. C. Block.  ~ TEA^^^^   WE 1LVVE INDIAN,: CEYLON, AND  China leas in great variety, choicest quality. We make a specialty of blending teas  and seli them in any quantity at lowest  rates.   Kootonay  Coffeo  Company.. '  JAPAN TEA'.OF ALL KINDS TO SUIT;  your taste7 Sun cured, Spider Leg, Pan  Fired; in. bulk or packages. Kootenay Coffee Company.     .,  TII AT FINE BLEND OF CEYLON TEA  .wo are selling at DO cents per pound is  giving the best of satisfaction to our many  customers.   Kootenay   Coffee   Company.  ." FURNITURE.  D. J. li'OBEKTSON���& CO., FURNlTbUE  dealers, undertakers and-.embalmers. Day  'phone No. 202, night 'phone No. 207.-Next  new postollico building, Vernon slreet.  Nelson.      V    ~_ " -���          "        ' DRAYAGE.       y_ "���  FURNITURE, PIANOS, SAFES, ETC.,  moved carefully at reasonable rates. Apply J. T. AVilson, Phone 270, Prosser's second Hand storo, Ward street. '        ,  ~        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.  ARCHl'-TECTS. ____________  A. C. EWART.��� ARCHITECT, ROOM 3,  Aberdeen Block, Baker Street,  Nelson.  ���?�� ���*��� .% ��T�� .1. .5. ���_��� .t. ��"�� ��J�� .J. ��"��� .J". ��|�� .% ._��� .j. ���_���  ���I-      Cards of Wholesale Houses, un-   *b  ���b   der   classified    heads,    will    he   *b  ���b   charged   50   cents a   line   per_yb__  ���I'^monthr-No^adxevtisenTeht accept-   -I*  ���j-   ed for less than ?1 per month,   "b  ���j*   ��J��   ��J��   ��%   #%   ��J*   *%   ���f���   ��J*   ��%   *&*   *T��   *?*' ���%   ���?*   ��f*   ��?������   af*  ASSAYERS'  SUPPLIES^ __  AV. F. TEETZEL & CO.-CORNER OF  Baker .and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in assayer's supplios.  Agents for Denver Fire Clay Company If  Denver, Colorado.  P. 0. Box 037.  Telephone 117. $  '$*���:**.***.*.-&*���* **.* **.*.**.*.*.**.^  *���* *I* *������ *I* *!* *J* *I* *I* *!* *!* *** *i" *!* *I* *I* "I* ���I" *I*  -b Classified advertisements in- *b  ���b sorted for ONE-HALF CENT A 'b  -b word each insertion. No adver- -I-  ���I- tisement accepted for less than -b  ���b   25 cents. ���I-  ������!��� "b -b -b -b -b 'b -b 'b **!*��� "I* -I** 'b 'b *b 'b -I- -I*   ARTICLES FOR SJALR_  SEWING MACHINES OF ALL KINDS  for rent at the Old Curiosity Shop.  FOR  RENT.  PLEASANT FURNISHED ROOM ON  Silica street, two doors west of Josephine  street.  FURNISHED FRONT ROOMS AND  sitting room to let; over Vanstone's drug  store; $2.uU per week.  SEVEN ROOM HOUSE ON CARBON-  ato street, between Stanley and Kootenay  sireets; bath room, hot and cold water.  Kent $25. Inquire AV. P. Robinson, Nelson.  FURNISHED FRONT ROOM AVITH OR  without board. jVpply four doors above  City Hall, A'ictoria street.  SEVEN ROOM AND BASEMENT  house on the corner of Victoria and  Cedar streets; modern conveniences. $25.  Apply to J. Coxhead, Cedar street.  SIN ROOM COTTAGE AT BALFOUR  to let by. the month or for the season. Immediate possession. Good llshing. Apply  C. AV. Busk, Kokanee creek. Phone (ilia.  Or to R. H. AA'llliams, Bakor street, Nelson.  TIIE LAKE SHORE BOARDING  houso at Moyie. o0 bedrooms. Apply J. C.  Drewry, Rossland, or Lewis Thomson,  Moyie.   |^MMj^SION_M13RCHANT^.   . H. JVEVANs'-i^CO.���1'AKEK STKEI3T,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in liquors,  cigars, ..���eineirt, tire brick and lire clay,  water pipe'arrd steel rails, and general  commis^iurr  murdrum-*,  KOUTWNAV Eljt''CTRlC SUPPL*-?"^  Construction Company.���wholesale dealers  In telephones, annunciators,, bells, batteries, electric fixtures and appliances. Houston Block, Nelson.  LIQUORS  ANDJDRYJ300DS.  TURNER, ~BEETON & CO.-CORN15R  Vernon and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in liquors, cigars arrd dry  goods. Agents for Pabst Brewing Company  of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Company of Calgary.  ___FRESH ANI^ALT_MEATS.  P. BURNS & CO.-BAKER STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in fresh and  cured meats. Cold storage.  _CHOP_HOUSE._  PIONEER CHOP ' .MOUSE. 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.  WINES AND CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA WINE COMPANY, LIMI-  ted���Corner of Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale dealers in wines, case and!  bulk, and domestic and imported cigars.  HARDWARE AND MINING SUPPLIES  H. BYERS &. CO.���CORNER BAKER  and Josephine streets, -.-.cison, wholesale  dealers in hardware and mining supplies.  Agents for Giant Powder Company.  LAAVRENCE HARDAVARE COMPANY���  Baker street, Nolson, wholesale dealers in*  hardware and mining supplies, and water  and_plumbers' supplies.     GROCERIES^^  A. UA7_TilUNAl7u~&. CO.���^ouivWK OF  Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale-  grocers and jobbers in blankets, gIoves>  mitts, boots, rubbers, mackinaws and miners' sundries.  KOOTENAY SUPPLY COMPANY, LIM-  ited.��� A*ernon street, Nelson, wholesaler  grocers.  JOHN CHOLDITCH it CO.���FRONT  street, Nelson, wholesale grocers.  J. Y. GRIFFIN & CO.-FRONT STREET,.  Nelson, wholesale dealers in provisions,  cured meats, butter and. e_ga.

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