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 -_a__J_-___tj--��3^^  ���IB^BKg'-y-SB'ig^ftqtfrm.^ i <t&>^?**^w*&)0't*ift'm  -*j*aai-_33ataaa��f*^  Minoral Prodtfotlari of British Cbliitobla Ih liJOQ  $i6,401t,645 "  _._r_.*-^s&Lvfr;;V..'--i'^~..i{f..ri v.1, ...j..j,,jr.<-.-.^  Mineral Produotlon af Kootenay It. 1900  $10,582,032  NINTH YEA.E  NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 1901  FIVE CENTS  NELSON MINES AND MINING  GREAT   DANE  GROUP  OF  MINES  '    CHANGE OWNERS.  J. C. Drewry'JYesterday Obtained the  Controlling Interest and Will Form  a Company-for Development.  J. C. 'Drewry of Rossland yesterday  completed the purchase of the controlling interest in the Great Dane group  of claims. The group consists of the  Great Dane, White Star and Fisher  claims situated on Morris creek, the  north tributary'to' the St. Mary's river,  and known locally as the Sawyer group..  Tho group is one of the best developed properties in the St. Mary's district. The Avovk done so far consists  of a couple of tunnels run in on the  ledges and several big open cuts run  across the ledges in .different places to  determine their width. In speaking of  the present showing on the property,  Mr. Drewry said it was the largest lie  ever saw in view of the amount of work  done.  There are two strong ledges on the  property. One of them is from nine  to twelve feet wide, and is exposed for  the greatest width in the upper tunnel  and the lower cross-cut. The work done  upon it so far indicates that the ledge  carries...between 4 1-2 and 5 feet of.solid  galena, the galena in this case carrying  considerable quantities of copper pyrites,  copper assay made on the oro giving  returns of 6 per cent. Between this  body of ore and the hanging wall of  the ledge there occurs about six feet of  Avhat is said to be a good concentrating  ore, and on the hanging wall there is a  second paystreak of about a foot of  clean galena, which differs from that  .found on the footwall in that it carries  no copper values Avhatever. -*  On Uio second ledge the development  Avork done so far shows that ;it  carries about 2 1-2* feet of galena ore  at different points where it has been  cross-cut. This has been exposed in  the short prospecting tunnel wliich has  been run. in' on the vein. This ledger  is fully 12 feet .wide, but in. the work  done so far the second wall-has-not yet;  been encountered. The ledge carries  considerable quartz .Avith- generous  bunches of galena scattered through it,  but; so far there has not been sufficient  work done upon it to form a very correct estimate of its probable extent.  The , principal OAvners in the group  Avere the Sawyer Brothers of Pilot Bay,  Adolphe Lapointe and Avife of this city,;  and Fred Cogle, also of Pilot Bay. These  owners contributed a pro rata of the  holdings to the four-sevenths interest  acquired by Mr. Drewry, the deal made  being upon a basis of $40,000 for the  group. Mr. Drewry has commenced  ������������work at once upon the development of  the property and has let a contract to  the SaAvyer Brothers to run a tunnel  in on the Great Dane ledge for a distance of 200 feet. The SaAvyers are in  Nelson today purchasing their supplies  and will leave for the property tomorrow.  It is Mr. Drewry's intention to form a  joint stock company to take over and  develop the Great Dane group, the eapi-  ==tal-of=Avhich=-wilUbeJn=thc^neighborhood=  of $200,000, and the stock issued at par  so that the property will not be required  to pay dividends on watered stock. The  outlook is that a mill will be required  for the property* but in Mr. Drewry's  opinion this is a matter wliich can  afford to wait upon the development.  He has been aftor the SaAvyer group for  several months, and is naturally elated  at having secured control of it at jast.  In speaking of the St. Mary's district,  Mr. Drewry said be was confident that  it -will soon come to the front. There  are upwards of a dozen properties now  being" developed in a quiet way, upon  the greater number of wliich there ore  highly encouraging showings of copper  and galena, as well as some very good  gold quartz showings at the head of  Perry creek.  Mr. Drewry has just returned from a  visit to the St. Eugene mine at Moyie  and the True Blue mine near Kaslo, in  both of which properties ho is heavily  interested. He says the St. Eugene has  now a crew of about 100 men employed  solely upon development. The property  is riot shipping because the management  is awaiting the completion of arrange^  ments for the marketing of the ore.  The delay is not due to any difficulty  an securing a purchaser, as the management has already secured an offer from  one of the European smelting concerns  to take the whole of the St. Eugene output for the next five years. This, however, was a larger order than the management cared to enter upon and other  arrangements'are now being made. Mr.  Drewry. says he expects to hear within  the next few days of the settling of the  contract terms, when shipments Avill be  resumed. The normal capacity of the  St. Eugene is 100 tons of concentrates  per day, which means the milling of <-'  tons of ore in the 24 hours. The big  ore chute which the St. Eugene is now  developing in the three lower levels has  been proven to a depth of 250 feet below the level of the lake by means of  a diamond drill and the company intends to commence the sinking of a  three compartment shaft from the level  of the lowest tunnel for the development of this and the other ore bodies  which have been opened up on the  property. This shaft will be put down  for 200 feet as a starter so that two  levels can be run from it.  In speaking of the True Blue prop- *  erty, Mr. Drewry said he had every  confidence that ho had in it the makings  of the highest grade copper propeity  in the province. This property was formerly under bond to the Hall Alines,  but after a considerable sum had 1 *e-.i  spent in its development the "jond was  alloAved to lapse. From the maimer in  which tlie property has developed un<i*-!r  Mr. Drewry's direction he says :.Y_tt  tho failure of the previouse hold-irs of  the bond Avas in a measure due to their  mistake in determining the direction of  the vein so that Avhen their lower level  Avas run in they found that they had  missed the vein altogether. Mr. Drewry  now has the True Blue vein at a depth  of 100 feet, and for the last 20 feet has  been following a 16-inch streak of copper pyrites on the footwall, Avhich from  assays recently received, carry 20 per  cont copper. The ledge at this point is  nine feet Avide and in addition to the  paystreak mentioned carries a considerable quantity of brown oxides,' which  are so soft that they cam be shoveled  out without difficulty. An assay made  from these give an indicated copper  value of within a small fraction of 3  per cent. There is also a quantity of  decomposed rock in the vein, Avhich has  assayed 10 per cent in copper, but the  Id-inch paystreak is good enough in  itself. Mr. Drewry is now ctrivin-; to  strike the ledge at ���*. depth of 105 feet.  He expects to strike the ledge within  the next 10 days and if the valuss indicated''in the upper workings hold ont  he will consider that he has one of the  nicest little properties in the district.  CHAMBERLAIN ON THE RACK  COLONIAL SECRETARY ASKED BY  OPPONENTS TO EXPLAIN.  Government's Policy va South Africa  Again Threshed Out for the Benefit of Malcontents.  Eastern Baseball.  TORONTO, August 2.���Today's game  was forfeited to Toronto by umpire  Sharkey, Buffalo refusing to play, with  Sharkey, as umpire. Sharkey is a local  umpire and had been requested by manager Barrow to umpire, as ��� the. Toronto  club would-not alloAV Warner 'to officiate again oAving to his alleged partiality and incompetency. .Warner received instructions from president Powers to officiate today and Avas in the  stand," but made no attempt to got on  the grounds to umpire. Toronto offered  to allow any Buffalo man to umpire that  they would select. They refused and  claim the game. Money was given back.  at the gate.   Attendance 1000.  National���Philadelphia 1, New York 5;  Boston 4, Brooklyn 1.7      7 77 "���   v  American���Cleveland 7, Milwaukee 0;  Chicago 7, Detroit 0; Boston 10, Phila-.  delphia,0. -     _xZ.  Eastern���Worcester 1,  Provirten-.'.o 2:  ���Hartford 11, Brockton 5.  SHOES FOR THE AUSTRIANS  Foreign Workmen Indignant.  -VIENNA, August 2.���The Fremden-  blatt publishes an interview with Herr  Bitza chairman of the " Shoemakers'  Guild, on the project of opening American retail shoe shops in Austria. Herr  Bitza sa'ys the Americans can sell 30  per cent cheaper than the local makers.  Tho excitement among the latter increases and violence is talked of if the  projected shops are opened.  LONDON, August 2.���The Austrian  government, replying today (Thursday)  to the shoemakers Avho had appealed for  a prohibition of American competition,  declined to interfere, says the Vienna  correspondent of the Morning Leader.  As soon as the decision of the government Avas known representatives of a  Philadelphia firm, Avho had been waiting, completed arrangements to take 1G  shops. They-will .place themselves under the protection of the United States  embassy if endangered by the threatened  violence.   '   Does Not Want Reciprocity.  MONTREAL, August 2.���The Montreal Star editorially claims that the Dominion of Canada does not Avant reciprocity with the United States. Tin  Star refers to the campaign conducted  in favor of unrestricted reciprocity bj  the Liberals in 1891, which resulted  their defeat. Concerning the transfer o  American industries across the Canadian boundary line the Star says Canada is familiar Avith that argument and  adds that the union of the spider and  the lly developed the energies and industries of both parties. Continuing,  the Star says: "We have already done  too much to build up the industries and  advance the prosperity of our neighbors.  We buy too much from them and sell  them too little, but there is grave danger  that in any new deal our lot may become Avorse.instead of better."  LONDON, August 2.���A discussion  arose in the house of commons tonight  over the colonial office appropriation,  and it gave the opponents of the government ample opportunity to bait Mr.  Chamberlain, Avhile making a motion  pro forma to reduce by ��100 the vote  out of which the colonial secretary's  salary Avill be paid. Sir Henry Camp-  bell-Bannerman, the Liberal leader, said  that in view of the patience Avith Avhich  the nation had for 21 months endured  Mr. Chamberlain's policy in South Africa, he thought it opportune to secure  a statement from the colonial secretary  as to the war situation. He went on to  point out that Cape Colony was now  invaded and overrun with Boers, and  he asked Avhat prospect there was of repelling the invaders, what the condition  of Cape Colony would be after the war,  Avhat Avas the prospect of famine as a  ..result of the government's "policy of  devastation" and ;where was Gape Colony's constitution, which appeared to  him to be under lock and key since the  declaration of martial law.  Chamberlain replied that farm burning.had been entirely abandoned and replaced by the policy of reconceritration  camps. . He continued that these were  humane and satisfactory institutions, as  has been shown by the fact that thousands of Boers came into them voluntarily. "The goyernment has the best  reasons to believe," continued the colonial secretary, "that a vast majority of  the Boers acknowledge themselves beaten and would gladly surrender and resume peaceful pursuits but for the comparative handful of irreconcilables who  were carrying on a guerilla war that is  rapidly degenerating into brigandage  j and absolute murderi Lord Kitchener'  is adequately dealing with the project  by ; establishing" block house cordons  within Avhich the peacefully inclined'can  safely settle and be protected."  Regarding the announcement by lord  Kitchener that commandant Ri lujiagor  had declared his intention to s/rioot all  natives in British employ, whether arm-  .eil or unarmed, Mr. Chamberlain said  the government had telegmvi 13'd lord  Kitchener to inform the Boer leaders  that such acts were contrary to.ii>-jli-ied  usage and that all guilty persons *f this  class if captured Avould be court-martialed and executed.  Mr. Chamberlain's declaration was received with loud cheers.  "There seems to be an impression that  we have come to some sort of an agreement with the Boers," said Mr. Chamberlain, in another portion of his speech,  "that natives are not to be employed in  this war, but there is no such agreement. Incursions into protected districts must be more severely dealt with  if there is to be 'sniping' of soldiers  from behind hedges, and even of women."  =^Rubbish^=cried=an=Irish=member.  the treasury and postponing the resumption of peaceful" industry. Tl*  time is clearly at hand if Ave rightfully  construe Mr. Chamb'erlain's words, Avhen  lord Kitchener will be instructed not to  treat as prisoners of war British subjects captured with arms in their hands.  It is a stage Avhich every guerilla conflict ultimately reaches and it is to be  deplored, since it may breed terrible  crimes, leading to terrible reprisals on  both sides, but the brigandage into  Avhich the campaign has degenerated  must be stamped out at any cost."  The -Times says: "The Boers have  announced their determination to shoot  every native who accepts service wir  the British or assists them in any Avay.  Mr. Chamberlain has., very properly telegraphed instructions that all Avho are  found guilty of such practices shall suffer death. We have carried leniency  very far, further than it has ever been  carried in the history of Avar and it is  time to think of the future in a business way."  The Invading Boers.  LONDON, August 2.���The Boers Avho  are invading Portuguese territory, say'*  the Lorenzo Marques correspondent of  the Daily.Mail, number 500. They crossed the line near Maiietzi and are now  going northward toward Komatipoort.  A Swiss farmer reports that his' farm  buildings have been burned and his  stock driven off and that his wife and  servants are missing. Although the  Portuguese authorities.are preparing to  make a vigorous resistance only 141 men  under captain Almida are pursuing the  Boers. ���'*;  VENEZUELA AND COLOMBIA  TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM  FROM   VARIOUS    QUARTERS   OF  THE  GLOBE.  Interesting Occurrences of Yesterday  Condensed and Printed in a  General Way.  WAR IS POSSIBLE; BETWEEN THE  TWO REPUBLICS.  Both Governments Have Internal Strife  on Their Hand3 and Are Very  Badly Handicapped.  Cassini in St. Petersburg.  ST. PETERSBURG, August 2.���Count  Cassini, the Russian ambassador to the  United States, Avho arrived here receut-  ly, will be received in audience by the  czar on Wednesday next, The ambassador will remain here a fortnight and  will spend two Aveeks at Marienbad and  will then return -to Paris. He has not  yet seen the finance minister, M. Deiv-  ette, and it is-considerc-.l that "mint Cas-  sini's presence in St PeLOisburg will  substantially change the ���sir.rit.lcm respecting sugar duties, ft i3 understood  that the ambassador is unable tc throw  lis^'t on the question v.t-ihor Rursia  would recognize the decision of the  United States supreme court, should it  decide against Russia. There is a disposition in several quarters here to hope  for a settlement through a new eomnu r-  cial treaty.  Will Resume Business  CHICAGO, August 2.���George P. Fbil-  11 pa Avill issue a circular tomorrow addressed to tlie customers of his Iirm announcing that he will be able to resume  active operations on the Board of Trade  by next Tuesday or Wednesday at the  latest, possibly by Monday.  Mr. Chamberlain retorted that he met  some ladies who had been assaulted in  this way. "If things have ihanged frcm  bad to Avorse in Cape Colony,' "ie continued, 'it is because the -Jape rebels  have found rebellion a cheap, interesting and even amusing performance.  Then, there has been mistaken leniency,  and this Avas the policy in the past.  Botha, Dewet and Schalkburger do not  say that the war was caused by the raid.  They say they are fighting for their independence. It is nonsense to speak of  offering terms to men who say it must  be a fight to a finish. This is now the  policy of the government  Sir Edward Grey, Liberal Imperialist,  expressed bitter disappointment at the  tone of Mr. Chamberlain's speech, although he agreed with the general military policy of the government. He said  the colonial secretary had dealt carelessly with tho subject of employing native troops and had not distinguished  between Africans and highly-trained Indian troops.  John Redmond said Mr. Chamberlain's speech was a "candid, if somo-  Avhat brutal exposition of the government's policy," and he prayed to God  that the resistance of the Boers might  be strengthened.  The debate was continued for an hour  after Mr. Chamberlain's speech and the  amendment to reduce the salary of the  colonial secretary was rejected.  LONDON, August 3.���Mr. Chamberlain's declarations on behalf of the government in the house of commons that  great severity Avould be used hereafter  in dealing with Cape rebels and that  Boers shooting captured blacks Avill, if  taken, be executed, coupled with the assurance that a considerable number of  troops will be brought home at the end  of September are treated by the morning papers as the beginning of the thi'  period of the Avar. The Standard, Daily  Chronicle, Morning Post, Daily Telegraph, Daily Mail, Daily Graphic and  Daily Express rejoice at the "government's resolute attitude."  The Daily News, on the other hand,  regards it with uneasiness and apprehension, and the Morning Leader as  "the opening of an epoch of terror and  shame." The Standard says: "The pestilent activity of a small section is keeping the whole vast area in a state of  tumult, throwing an enormous cost on  SAN JUAN DE PORTO RICO, August  2.���Mail advices received here from Venezuela and Colombia say the censored  cablegrams Avhich the Venezuelan government allOAVs press correspondents to  foi'Avard from Caracas are inaccurate.  President" 'Castro's army, -it-is ��� added;  does not exceed 3000 soldiers. General  Uribe-Uribe is reported to be on a  month's leave from Bogota, the capital  of Colombia, Avith less than 3000 men.  Battles are said to be imminent. The  Venezuelan revolutionists Avere. at San  Cristobal and the Colombian re\-olution-  ists were at Cucuta Avhen the mail advices Avere forwarded.  WASHINGTON, August 2.���The political situation in the neighboring republics of Venezuela and Colombia in South  America and the possibility of Avar between these tAvo states is attracting considerable attention in diplomatic circles. Should Avar actually result, the  authorities in each country Avould not  only have to deal Avith their foreign  enemies but also Avith their domestic  foes, as each of the countries uoav has  Avhat practically amounts to a civil Avar  on its hands.  . Neither the Colombia nor the Vene  zuelaJegations-here-has much^direct. iii;_  formation and the cable reports are ex  ceedingly conflicting. The officials at  the Colombia legation arc at a loss to  understand the report of president Caa-  tro's declaration of martial law on the  ground that his country is being invaded by Colombia. The revolution  headed by Dr. Calviras, who crossed the  Venezuelan border from Colombia where  he had made refuge, is to be in no sense  an invasion by Colombians. Dr. Calviras belonged to tlie party of Audradc,  who was overthrown by Castro, and it  is stated in diplomatic circles that ho is  simply heading a rebellion of Venezuelans against the latter's authority. No  definite information has been received  hero regarding the Avhcreabouts of gen-  oral Uribe, who in his turn is heading  a movement against the present government in Colombia from the Venezuelan  side.  Tho last news of his whereabouts was  that he was at Marscaibo and had not  yet crossed into Colombia, where it was  supposed he would attempt to effect a  juncture Avith Narin, a noted guerilla,  who is still carrying on a vestige of  Lhe last revolution in the mouutai.m of  the central range of the Andes.  At the Colombian legation here the  movement headed by Uribe is not considered at all serious thus far. A report rceived here on July 26 last gave  news of a projected simultaneous invasion of Colombia from Venezuela, Ecuador and Nicaragua. Nothing has been  heard of the movement since then.  NEAV ORLEANS, August 2.���Three moro  negroes were lynched at Carrollton, Miss.,  this moi-niii**:.    .  BERLIN, August 2.���Professor Rhein-  hardt Keukle Von Stradonitz has been  elected rector of the Eerlin university.  CARACAS, Venezuela, August 2.���The  Venezuelan government reports that the  revolutionists have been defeated near  San Cristobal.  THE HAGUE, August 2.���People who  are in rclose asociatlon with Mr. Kruger  say that up to the present it has not been  decided that he Avill', visit the United  States.  DENVER, August 2.���The strike of the  union hod carriers of Denver, which began June Oth, has been declared off. The  other labor unions of Denver refused to  sanction and support the strike.  LONDON, August 2.���The privy council  has upheld the judgment of the appeal  court of Ontario in the case of the Toronto Railway vs. the Corporation of Toronto relative to the mileage tax.  STOCKHOLM, August 2.���Hans Ludig  Forshell, formerly minister of finance,  died last night at Sanbornard, Switzerland. He contributed largely to the 'introduction  of gold  into currency In Sweden.  HONG KONG, August 2.���The commissioner of customs has left Wu Chau for  Nan Ning, provinco of Quang Soe, to open  the latter as a treaty port. The British  warships Glory," Eclipse and Daphne arrived unexpectedly today ut Arnoy. All is  quiet there.  ' PONTA DEL CADA, Azores islands,  August 2.���Sir Thomas Lipton's steam  yacht Erin, which arrived here yesterday  with the Shamrock II, has coaled and left  hero this evening for New York, towing  the cup challenger. -.The vessels expect  to arrive at Now York j\.ugust llth.  INDIANAPOLIS, August 2.���The National Socialist convention adjourned, last  night after electing Leon Grccnbaum of  St. Louis national secretary and designating St. Louis as the national head-  ciiiarters^,of., the . Socialist party., As the  delegates filed from tlie hall they 'sang the  "Marseillaise."  PORTSMOUTH, August 2.���Torpedo boat  number SI has been sunk off the island of  Alderney in the English channel. No details have been received beyond the fact  that there were no lives lost. Later it became known that the torpedo boat sank  off tho Alderney breakwater. All her guns  and her stores were saved. The boat will  be raised.  LONDON, August 2.���The under secretary of the foreign oliice, lord Cranborne,  in the-house of commons today announced  that the official date fixed for the evariation of Pekin by British troops was August loth, subject to a few days extension  if necessary. The evacuation of the other  portions of China will depend upon circumstances.    LONDON,    August   2.���The   dispatches  from Pekin to the London Times and other  newspapers,  under yesterday's date,  refer  to Li Hung Chang as conferring with the  =m!j listers, and_do_not_menUonJiis  illness  afforded to express their apprecatlon for  the many courtesies tendered them while  abroad and quietly gave to the fund ns  soon as they learned of the movement. J.  P. Morgan It was learned also contributed  to the fund, notwithstanding a generous  subscription made earlier in the season.  NEW YORK, August 2.���According to  information received In this city champion Jim Jeffries, who Is now at a lake  resort in California, has expressed his  willingness to accept the proposition to  fight Ruhlin In SavaiimJi If the inducements are sufficient to warrant It.-A telegram has also been received here from  California saying that Jeffries has posted  $5000 to cover the forfeit put up for a light  with Tom Sharkey.  LONDON, August 2.���The Barbary Maid  gelding (Thorpe) won the race for an all-  uged selling plate at the Go'odwood race  meeting today, Lilly Palmer was second  and Kilmantle third. The Hortensa Ally  (J. H. Martin) won the Molecombe stakes.  St. Alwyne dwas second and AVilliam C.  AA'hitney's Abeyance filly third. Veritable  (C. Jenkins) won the race for the two-  year old selling plate. Treadmill was second   and  Leather  Fire   third.  AA*ASHINGTON, August 2.���A cablegram has been received at. the state department from the United States consul  at Colon stating that if the present revolutionary troubles in that section became  more aggravated the trafiic across the  isthmus will surely become Interrupted.  The United States is bound by a treaty  to keep this traffic open to the world. No  request for a warship^ to be sent to the  scene of the trouble has been made.  LONDON, August 2.���A dispatch from  Standerton, Transvaal, dated July 5th,  which had been stopped by the censor, has  just been received here. It reads: 'AA'al-  ter Kitchener met Louis Botha and: his  secretary Dewitt, by appointment at Blat  Rand a few days ago. They brought Kruger's reply to Botha's surrender proposal."  It ivas as follows: "Botha, Dewet, De-  larye, Steyn, continue fighting. Alleviation  will be sent when needed. Enough for the  present." o  SALT LAKE, August 2.���The Herald  says: Within a very short time the Man-.'  li.-ittan Mining & Smelting Company, with  a capital of no less than '$12,500,000, will be  formed either under the laws-of Colorado  or New: Jersey to ta��u over the sixty-  seven properties owned by the Ploche  Consolidated Company in Lincoln county,  Nevada, and enough others to run the  total up> to about one hundred different  groups of claims, together with hoisting  works, smelters, pumping plants and the  electric lighting and water systems of  Piocho. '���'������.���.  STRIKERS EAST AND WEST  STEEL WORKERS' DIFPICULTY REMAINS IN STATU QUO.  Rumored That the Combine Is Gathering All the Colored Iron Workers  It Can Obtaini  HELPLESS  IN  MID-OCEAN  Fatal Collisions.  BALTIMORE, August 2.���Josfcp'u Hunter, 55 years old, Avas killed and seven  others injured today in a trolley line  collision between a construction train  and a passenger car. The brake on tli.-*  construction car got out of order and  it collided Avith a Carltona cai*) loaded  Avith people at North and Park a*-e-  nues.  SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, August 2.���Tho  Dayton, Springfield and L-rbana trolley  car scheduled to arrive iu thi? ci'y  from Dayton at !):30 o'clock crashed into  a coal car Avhich stood on an open  SAvitch near Donnellsville this evening  and as a result 14 persons are lying  in the Mitchell Thomas hospital seriously injured. Four are believed to be  dyins.  Presumably, they are bonier informed than  the Shanghai correspondent of the London Globe, who today reports Li Hung  Chang to bo dying.  MO DE JANIERO, August 2.���The largest portrait of himself which emperor William of Germany presented to tbo Naval  Club here as a token of his majesty's appreciation of the condolences of the club  at the time of the loss Inst December of  the German training ship Gneisenau at  the entrance of the port of Malaga, Spain,  was formally unveiled today.  SMITH VI LLE, Term., August 2.���Charles  Davis, on trial today for criminal assault,  was taken from the courtroom and lynched  by a mob composed of friends and relatives of the girl assaulted. Davis tried to  jump from the scorn! story window, but  was captured. Tbe sheriff, a deputy, a  corn-table ami tlio defendant's father  K.ere wounded In a clash with the mob.  NKW YORK., August 2.���The striking  garment workers have decided to call orr  (lie cutters employed by several manufacturers partly to force those who have  not complied with the demands of the  strikers to do so at once and partly to  force tho manufacturers to accede to the  demands of tbe contractors, in order that  tho strikers may return to work as soon  as possible.  SEATTLE, AVash., August 2.���The wreck  of the Charles H. Lane may lead to a.revision of the Alaskan chart of ihe /...en-  west coast. It is claimed . that the west  coast of Nunivnk island on which the  Lane struck is not properly placed on the  latest charts. The claim is made that this  rock is, according to the charts of the  United Stirtes sovernnient, seven miles  further east than It really lies.  NEW YORK. jAngnst 2.���The twin boys  of Joseph and Theresa Curie, now two  weeks old, and whose combined weight is  less than four pounds have been taken to  Buffalo to be placed in the Incubator room  nt the Pun-j\merlc:nn exhibition, where it  is hoped that they will have a chance of  life. On the journey to Buffalo they were  ('wrapped in a bed of coiton wadding and  hot water bags and  blankets.  NKW YORK. August li.���IL was learned  today that each delegate of the New York  chamber of commerce to the recent London dinner contributed $100 to tlie Victoria memorial fund. The delegates wero  much   gratified   at   the   opportunity   thus  Transport Lennox Disabled.  SAN FRANCISCO," August 2.���Seven  men from the disabled transport Lennox,  bound from Monita to this port, who  Avere picked up in a small boat off Poiut  Blanco lighthouse and brought to the  city by the steamer Goorge Loomis, tell  a story of a broken shaft, dearth of provisions and of the drifting of a helpless  ship in the current that sets in down  the coast. The Lennox left Manila on  June 25th and Nagasaki on July 5ih.  Suddenly on the evening of July 27th  tho shaft broke within three feet of  the propeller, making a great noise, but  the quick shutting off of the engines  saA*ed any damage. -There was a calm  at the time and things looked bad. Tho  members of the Chinese crew were helpless but the two old sailors fixed up a  jury rig but under it the vessel made  little or no progress. The serious fear  was the shortage of provisions. It is expected that the tug Slocum Avhich was  alone sent in search of the Lennot will  -find^the4.ranspor-t=some-tinie-t(>day=e-lo.';-'-  to Sail Diego. She Avas 180 miles so-ith  of this city and 40 miles at S'ja when  the small boat left her.  PITTSBURG,  August 2.���The   situation in the Amalgamated steel strike is-,  anything but favorable to an amicable  adjustment of dispute between the Association and the  United  States  Steel  Corporation.   As far as can be learned  president Shaffer of the Amalgamated^  has not received anything from the New-  York officials of the company regarding  a  further  conference  except  the  tele-'  gram which it is said arrived last* night  and which-declined a further discussion  of the question  at issue between  the  labor leaders and the company.  It is said that beforo a general strike  is ordered the oilicials of the United  States Steel Corporation will bo "fully  informed of the intention of the Amal- *  .zam'ated Association officers if more  favorable terms are not promptly pre- '  sented for the consideration of the  board. A reasonable time wilt then bo  given before the extreme measures pro  resorted to hy the Amalgamated Asso-~  ciation for another conference. If refused the strike will be extended to all  the plants controlled by .the big steel  corporation Avhere the Amalgamated Association has a footing, and it will be  the bitterest struggle between capital  and labor over seen in this country. In  the big plant sot the Federal Steel Company, the National Steel'Company and  the National Tube Company all the or- *  ganized men will be callrfd out arid every  effort made to close the mills. "   -  CLEVELAND, August 2.���It is assert- -  ed that the steel corporation has given  ;  authority to its agents to gather all colored iron workers possible and to center  them at the various points of the strike.  SAN    FRANCISCO,    August    2.���An  early settlement of the trouble between  'the Employers' Association and the City  Front Federation   now  seems probiiblo  and an early end of the strike is antici-   '  pated.   The labor leaders and prominent  ���merchants   are  hopeful   that  tomorrow  at the latest will see peace restored 'and  that on Monday the strikers Avill return  to their former employments.  SEATTLE,. August 2.���A temporary  injunction restraining the strikers at  Northport, Washington, from attempting to interfere with the employment of  non-union men in the Northport smelter  has been signed by judge Hanaford of  the United States district court. The  order is sweeping in its terms., The injunction is made returnable in Spokane  September 18th;  NEWARK, Ohio, August 2.���Lines of  the Newark street railway and the Newark and Granville road, operated by tho  same company, were stopped today by a .  strike. The cause of the strike is not  known, as neither men nor officials will -  talk. The strikers demanded 17 1-2  cents per hour for a 10-hour day and 25  cents for overtime.  All Prizes Are Drawn.  EL RENO, O. T., August 2.���The drawing of winning numbers in the United  States land lottery was concluded today,  K'.OOO envelopes having been taken from  the wheels, 0500 for each land district. The  crowd about the platform on which the  drawing took place was much smaller than  on previous days. Beginning August (ith,  123 names In each district will be called  dally l'or ��0 days for the filing of homestead entries.. The estimate Is made by u  government oillcial that lu each land district 1000 of the C.iOO numbers will not be  taken ln lhe GO days because of homesteaders who will be disqualified or who  will leave the country, believing*- their  claims to be worthless. This will leave  only 3500 persons who will make entry In  their respective districts. Two thousand  claims will be left for the wagon emigrants and others who havo been in the  country for months and failed to draw a  number. j\t the end of GO days these persons can go Into their land olllce and ille  or settle upon n homestead in advance of  any pother person. They can remain on the  land'three months before filing entry.  Constitution Preceded the F]ag.  =HONODULTjrJulF^G,"via ^aTTTratv--  Cisco, August 2.���The const't itio.i of the  United States preceded the flu*-, in Hawaii, according to a decision j.isf ���"-n-  dercd by circuit court judge George D.  Gear of the First circuit. He ius nlready  released on habeas corpus pet;;i >������..*  three prisoners sentenced lor iinamouf*  crimes after the resolution j. j.up..xa-  tion was passed by congress, and **ss  Ei^r.ed by president McKia-*;v, on Ihe  ground that they were not cunvit:'��d ' y  a unanimous verdict of 12 jt.ro: s Wholesale jail delivery of niurdei'e*-.-*, '-.ur-  glars, larccnllsts and other cri.ninalr, Is  threatened under the decision and Honolulu is greatly disturbed over tho prospects.  The Buffalo Eegatta.  BUFFALO, August 2.���The last day's  racing of a four days successful regatta  under the auspices of the Buffalo Yacht  Club brought out some close finishes and  two surprises. Tlie Beaver, the fast Canadian boat, was defeated by the Echota  of Buffalo, and the Vesta of Toronto,  which ran away from her competitors in  Wednesday's race, finished a bad third  today 'hi tho 35 foot class. The Marco of  Buffalo won the event and the Pedro of  Rochester finished second. The boats sailed  over a nine mile course. The wind was  light during the first six miles. It freshened considerably on the last leg and the  vneht.s dossed the finish lino in a srx nile  breeze. The race between the Beaver and  Echota was close and the crew of tlie  latter boat won the race by good seamanship. They made the last turn together. By clever management the Echota  wns worked to windward, blanketing the  Beaver. She held her positiorr to the end,  crossing the finishing lino half a minute  ahead  of the Canadian  boat.  Stories of Bender Family.  DENVER, August 2.���The Republican  prints an interview with Edward York  of Kansas City, a brother of Dr. York,  whose disappearance three years ago led  to the search of the home occupied by'  the Bender family and the discovery of  his remains buried beneath the house.  According to the interview, Mr. York  said: "I cannot too highly condemn  the sensational reports that have appeared from those who pretended to  know all about the Bender case and who  make fantastic claims that the Benders  have been killed and buried and that  they have seen their graves. Absolutely  nothing is known of the whereabouts  of the family, and for all I know the  Benders may be alive and well today.  I have kept carefully in touch Avith all  the investigations that are being made,  but the family has not been seen since  the week my brother was murdered. All  reports to the contrary are false."  Nearing the End.  PEKIN, Adgust 2.���The protocol committee of tho minister-- of the powers lias  virtually finished the draft of the protocol  and will submit the same for approval  to the other ministers. All questions ot  principle have boen settled and the protocol will be signed within the course of a  few days, unless there should be some disagreement as to the phraseology resembling the discussion that arose over the  word "Irrevocable" in the early stage of  the negotiations. Should such a hitch occur, the signing may be Indefinitely delayed.  I   *l  n THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY AUGUSTS  1901  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ���. ^.���^���^���^���-.���^���.���-���ar>-*��-'-%'J**}<*/^'!'   \k\   v-^*^!g''g''g'^*'g'*Sl''g[''g''Sl-r^-.  iff _ > m  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  Special Sale Cotton Goods  /\T LARGELY REDUCED PRICES.  500 Yards of Cood Prints, 27 inches wide 5 cents.  800 Yards of Crum's Best Prints 10 cents.  250 Yards of Charn.bray, handsome designs 15 cents.  200 Yards of Fancy Muslin.s, former price 25, 35 and 50  cents Your choice at 20 cents.  300 Yards of Faqcy Dress Coods for summer wear, including many all-AVOol goods, 42 inches wide.. 25 cents.  200 Yards of Wash SilKs, fancy and plain 45 cents.  S10.00 Crash, Costumes         For $8.00  $12.00 Milt Costumes.    For $9 00  $7.50 Color Gostum.es     For $5.00  THE HUDSON'S BAT COMPANY  BAKER STREET, NELSON, B. C.  its railAvay deal. It cannot be said that  Mr. Foster Avill re-enter parliament under the best oi' auspices if he runs in  Lisgar as the candidate of the Roblin  government. There would be no question as to Mr. Foster's election against  any candidate that could be nominated  by the Sifton Liberals of Manitoba.  There would be as little question as to  his defeat if he had to meet R. L. Richardson single-handed in Lisgar. The  election of lion. George E. Foster for  Lisgar would be a brilliant climax to the  strategy of hon. Clifford Sifton. Mr.  Sifton has disgusted the independent  Liberals of Ontario by identifying the  Laurier government with his attempts  to unseat and disqualify R. L. Richardson in order to open tho constituency,  which will not have a Sifton Liberal  at any price, and which may prove to  be the desired haven for that storm-  tossed political mariner, hon. George B.  Foster.���Toronto Telegram.  f��Mz ��rtbtttte  .j..��. .j. .*-, .j. .j. .*. ���:- j. + -:- *\. 4- *b*b -b-b  Display advertisements ' run *J-  regularly will be changed as often as required and will be inserted in the Daily Tribune for  ?4 per inch per month;'if inserted for less than a month, 25  cents per inch each insertion.  ���b -:��� * *b *:- -b ���*��� ���:- ���*��� -s�� v * * -J- * *  The managers of cli3 Northport''shelter have appealed to a judgr- of a Unit;d  States   court  for   protection,   knowing  ['"tliat they could not secure the kind of  protection they wanted  from a  judge  of  a  state  court.    They  have  secured  an injunction which restrains any resi-  '' dent of Northport, or any person what-"  '- soever,  from  interfering with,  or per-  ,.. suading, or preventing, in any manner,  ���i/i.sany one from entering the service of the  lp-fNorthport Smelting & Refining Compa-  \& ny, Limited.    The injunction is tempo-  L-V.-rary, and will be eifective until Septem-  j-^'/toer .j8th, when an effort will be made  |?.*,,to  make it perpetual.    The Northport  't.Z Smelting & Refining Company, Limited,  \_'. was in'corpoiated under the laws of Ida-  i'ho, and its sign (the only property it  J,'-has   in   Idaho)   hangs   in   front   of   an  ���i^office building in Wallace.   All the coai-  '"' pany's property is iu the state of "Was-h-  \-lk ington, and all the ore the conip?.uy'-'s  ���'ismelter treats comes from British Columbia.   Having a legal status in Idaho,  "-the managers of the company can appeal to a judge of the  United Staves  .-courts for protection, claimingtthat they  '^(foreigners)   cannot   get   Justice   done  -'Ithem in the state courts.    It is a legal  '���'subterfuge, but it is  effective.    Eveiy  "man now in the employ of the smelter  at Northport has more right*; and privileges  than  ordinary   residents  of   the  town, or, for that matter, any other residents of the entire state of Washington.  They are under protection of the United  States, and not the state of Washington.-  Every thug in the employ of the smelt-��r  company as an armed guard will now  be declared a deputy United !'.Ut.*s n.ar-  shal, and will have libertv to shoot and  J__-kilLat=wiU;=^ny=emplo.yiee^oL-thaismeli  ter can have any one whi eve.i fpealrs  to him arrested  for  violating 1ho  injunction, and the prgll at iary hearing  ���-will not be  before nny official of 'Ire  ..state of Washington, Dut "will be before  a United States official.   This is one way  'Justice is raeted, out in the'United States.  CATCH  FISH  Nothing Is so disappointing  to the angler as to return  home after a day'3 fishing  with an empty creel. You  may make elaborate preparations and take apparently everything  that is necessary, rod, line, reel, casts,  flies, troll, bait, net and gaff, but unless  thoy are made of the right stuff it is  money thrown away. Vexation and often  profanity follows. "We are careful in the selection of our fishing tackle, and know  something about It, too. If you buy your  fishing tackle off us you will CATCH  FJSH, but, if you don't,' well perhaps you  might get a sucker.  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Lid  Pianos to Rent.   . NKCSON. B. C.  of letting him know the actual condition  of affairs at Northport, that resident  is at once hurried to Spokane in charge  of a deputy United States " marshal,  thrown in jail until he has a preliminary  hearing, and afterwards imprisoned for  months and fined for daring to violate  an order of a United States -.-id-je. This  is the kind of liberty Bernard McDr.nuid  and his class would give those who oppose their business methods hero iu  British Columbia had Canada as subservient a judiciary as* ha*; the Uuited  States.           What is practically an abandonment  of the Bonner's Ferry-Kuskonook branch  of the Great Northern railway should  be an object lesson to the people of  Victoria and Vancouver who are shouting for the building of branch roads  that will give them a chance to figure  on a share of the trade of Kootenay.  The Kuskonook branch of the Great  Northern cost at least ?500,000, and it  has not earned operating expenses. Had  it been subsidized by the province, what  permanent benefit would the people of  the province have derived from their  outlay of capital? None whatever! Some  of the roads that are clamored for now  would be no more profitable, if built and  operated, than the Bonner's Ferry-Kus-  How War Was Averted,  The Paris Figaro continues its interesting' revelations concerning the private opinions of the late president Faure  of France. The Figaro now turns to  the "Schaebele affair," in which it is  shown how prince Munster von Derne-  burg averted what threatened to be another war between France and Germany.  It will be remembered that Schaebele  was arrested 15 years ago by a German  detective named Gautsch on the Franco-  German frontier. The difficulties which  followed the arrest produced a war scare  in Europe. According to M. Faure,  France's assertion that Schaebele had  been arrested on French territory was  bitterly contested by prince Bismarck.  A letter from Gautsch to Schaebele,  summoning the latter to a conference,  was found. This letter was immediately  sent to 3VI. Herbette, French ambassador in Berlin, but the latter had found  prince Bismarck so unfavorably disposed that he hesitated to entrust such  an important document to him. At  this juncture prince Munster von Derne-  burg, who was visiting Berlin, called  upon M. Herbette, saying he ardently  desired the maintenance of peace, .-md  offering to aid the French minister.  When the Gautsch letter was shown to  him the German diplomat said:  "Give it to me; {conilde it to me; I  will bring it back at 3 o'clock."  M. Herbette hesitated to turn over the  letter. Prince Minister demanded the  original. M. Herbette finally consented  and entrusted France's trump card to  the German ambassador at Paris. Prince  Munster went to prince Bismarck and  showed him the Gautsch letter. Bismarck angrily asked the diplomat what  business ho had to attend to M. Her-  bette's commissions. Munster firmly replied that he had only'come,,to warn  Bismarck and that he was going to show  the, letter to the emperor of'Germany.  This he did. The emperor read the letter carefully and said:  "Then Schaebele was under a flag of  truce; if we do not release that man  no one will ever dare to send a Hag of  truce into a Prussian camp. He must  be released. I will at once give the  order and you can tell Herbette what I  have done."7 ', "������". "'  A few hours later Bismarck set Schaebele at liberty" and the war cloud rolled  away. "���  Try it, Ironbrew.  -    ffi*00 ' ^t'00. 00*00*00. 00. 0&. 00 * 00  Ht  <**&�� -^�� "Q�� --��b5 xffiS  *   jgfi.    f}0   .  ^0 . jg0 . ��00  ���OSo* <S*!B��' iB$w 4&s*- ��8*jw JSJ-O- ��8��- flBr <gb~ t&gr &&** SH>-  Hs^ ��� ^ittit ���>o--^ ��� <*&*, *>U9k * ^rrtj-h *^(*i-Th, * ***jX * ^**jj. * ^r*(x * "-"J**** * **V ���  000 ��� 00 . 00 . 00  yrXZX riTrTTTT-rTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTI  LADIES' SUNSHADES  AT HALF PRICE.  UMBRELLAS AT CUT  ^PllICES.  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'Wv . *��������,. ����.,. *�����v. -��!V ^v- ^^���^Rv}5^v��!Si,j3&*.JS  ��� V'^Vs* .*^S7. <S^. 1-2^7 xST-    W0     -00' 00-0&- 0*" 00-00' 00-00-00 ' (00' 00' 00  j^gr> j48>>j4iS!t-t. -x^> *^.  '00-00-00-000 70f  ti  BRANDY  95  RALPH CLARK, ]  Undertaker, Nifht Call 238.  G. NELSON,  Manager  lmai���"'**1IBrTOr*7irim  B*rnmzyTxni:__ w��. W..WUM1M MMII',l*IIILV-1IJffi  Furniture Dealers  Funeral Directors  and Embalmers  DE L.AAGE FILS & CO. XXX COGNAC  posses.*!;!- a delicious bouciuet.  DE LAAGE FITjS & CO.'XXXX COG-  nac is mellowed by its gi-cat as*e and is  recommended to cbnnolseurs, and for medicinal purposes.  SCOTCH WHISKIES.  Agency  with  Full  Stocks at Victoria fnr.  TI-TI* DISTITJ-EItS' COMPAN1', TjTD.,  Edinburgh, the largest holders in the  world of Scotch whiskies.  THE CALEDONIAN LIQUER SCOTCH  Whiskey is one of their leaders. Try it.  konook has turned out to he.  Four of the Coast dailies printed the  Mine Owners' Memorial to the Dominion  i government, and all save one (the Vic-  " toria Times) gave it slight editorial  comment. They recognize that the facts  regarding our people paying the Dominion a greater tax per capita than the  people of other provinces was so clearly  set forth by premier Dunsmuir and attorney-general Eberts when at Ottawa  that a rehash of the arguments they  used will avail little now, even if presented in the shape of a Memorial addressed to his excellency the governor-  general. The remainder of the Memorial is so silly, that the Times, even,  tieats It with silence. This should he  takn as an admission that there has  been altogether too much whining over  the supposed wrongs of the class who  promote and manage British Columbia  mining companies, and that it is high  time to stop sniffling and accept laws  that are as good as those of any other  country and conditions that are no more  onerous than those existing in countries where mining is successfully carried on.   Bernard McDonald can send agents  broadcast over the United States, and  through misrepresentations made by  these agents can induce men to come  to Northport, Washington, to work in  the smelter at that place of which he  Is general manager. Then Bernard McDonald, after all this, can go down to  Spokane, Washington, and have a good  time with the boys. But let a resident  of Northport approach one of these imported men with the peaceable object  There is considerable friction in the  local Grit camp. One- faction is working quietly to discredit W. A. Galliher,  M. P., and the other resents such tactics at a time when the party should  be working as a unit. The faction opposed to Galliher favored, although not  openly, the Labor candidate at the Ust  election, and are working on the same  lines now, that is, to bring about a  coalition of the Labor men and (he  Liberals. As tho Labor men believo  they outnumber the Liberals, they claim  they will have the big end of the -leal  when It comes to a division of the offices and the spoils of victory.  R. Z EITHET & 00., Ltd.  Victoria,  B.   U.  A. B. Gray, P. O. Box 521, Nolson, B. C,  Kootenay Repre -entative.  Victor Safe &Loc!\ Co.  CINCINNATI, OHIO.  Worth  Oak   Cen ter   Tab les $8 50  Oak  Center  Tables  0 00  O.ilc   Center, Tables....... 5 00  'Oak    Leather    Seat    Fancy  Rocker 4 '.!)  Elm   Folding   Tal-lo !......-. 3 00  Elm   Folding   Tabic.... ,...:. GOO  Cane Veranda Chairs...  0 00  Car.e   Veranda Rockers  U 50  For  $2 75  ���1 50  3 75  3 75  4 25  4 50  4 7i)  TO    JMAKIO    ROOM    FoK    OUR    FAIL,  STOCK OF CARPETS  AND  RCJGS  WILL   GO   AT   COST.    "  TO    CLEAR���BABY   CARRIAGES    AND  GO CAR'IS   AT  LKdS  Tiu\N   CC ST.  FISHING TACKLE  We have just received a Consignment of  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  J, G.  &  CO.  West Baker Street, Nelson.  iijjMtiijjiiit ������w��ti.ijA��f.'jr.vi��jjM'.A%.v,^^^mr!rm7r��rw��'.wW'ij m. n :viumjm.yi^m__^���7^  -WE-HA-V-E-THFj=BEST=FLIKS=A-ND=  BEST LEADERS MADE.  THE  Minnows, silver and gold and Phantoms  Silk   Lilies  Landing Nets  And a splendid line of nil Ashing requisites.  The largest flro proof Pare works in tho world.  Over Un eo carloads sold in Kootenay in eight  mon tlrs.  The Rossland Miner has been reduced  from a six-column quarto to a seven-  column folio, and all its live advertisements still appear next reading matter.  Frank Dana Alone Was Absent.  The following clipped from the Mitchell (Indiana) Commercial shows that  Frank Dana Moore, purser of the steamer Moyie, is as popular back in the town  where he was raised as he is here: "After  ten years of partial separation, the class,  of '91 of the Mitchell public high school  held its reunion in accordance with,  agreement entered into at the time of  leaving school. Those of the class in  attendance were: Mrs. Ollie M. Cosner,  nee Vinnie Wood, now residing at Bedford; Mrs. Henry Mitchell, nee Fannie  Larkin, of Washington; Miss Pearl Harlan of Trenton, Tenn.; Claude G. Malott,  Bloomington, and Mrs. Isis Park Burton, Miss Stella Wood, Miss Margaret  Holmes and Noble L. Moore of Mitchell.  Frank Dana Moore, now residing in Nelson, British Columbia, was the only one  of the class absent, which fact was a  matter of sincere regret to all."  CANADA DRUG & BOOK GO.  K.-W.-C. Block.       Cornor Ward and Bakor Ste  WKTfRANSFETc^  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agents for Hard and Soft Coal. Imperial Oil  Company. Washington Brlek, Lime He Manufacturing Company, General commercial agonts  and brokers.  All coal and wood strictly cash on dollvory.  ir _��� _ *���     ^  *��� �� . '" ''  'Jr,A,&i. ��> s,ihi!i  -b *b v ���!" ���*���*' "I" *b 'b *b -b 'b -b *b *b *b v v *b  �����!��� Trades Union and Fraternal ���!-  v Society Notices of regular meet- -b  -I- ings will be charged 25 cents a ���>  -!��� line per month. No notice ac- ���!-  ���b cepted l'or loss than $1 per month. ���>  ���2* *!��� *���!��� ���!' *b *b *b *b -b *b -b 'b ���"��� *b "2- -b 'b 'b  TRADES AND LABOR~UNIONS.  -MINKKS' HN10N71-^.n)ir~\v7Tir^-llL^  Meets in Miners' Union Ilall, northwest  corner of Baker-and Stanley streets, overs'  Ssaturday evening; at S o'clock. Visiting  member:- welcome. M. H. Mowat, president; James W'illcs, secretary. Union sealo  ot wages for Nelson district per shift: iYlii-  chrne men i"o\50, hammers-men ��322!., mucl:-  c*r*s, carmen, shovelers, and other underground laborers $;). 7,7  LAUNDRY ���'���' AYORKISRS- "uNJON^���  ��� Moots at Minors' Union JI all on fourth  Monday in every month at 7:''0 o'clock p.  m. Ti. Pape, .president;. A.-.-W. McFeo, secretary. .'*'���������.'.-  CARPENTERS' UNION MEETS AVEO-  nesday. evening of caclrweek at 7 o'clock,  in Miners' Union Hall. C. J. Clayton,  president; Alex.  IS.  Murray,  secretary.  BARBERS' UNION, ��� ���N0719li, OI^'ttTm  International Journeymen Barbers' Union  ot America,, meets lirst and third Mondavs  ot each month in Miners' Union Hall at  S>:-10, sluirpv Visiting members invited. R.  iVIcMahon, president; J. M. Matheson, secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, recording  secretary.  PAINTERS' UNION MEET THB FIRST  and third Fridays in each month at Miners' Union Hall at 7:30 sharp. AValter R.  Keo, president;  Henry Bennett, secretary.  PLASTERERS' UNION MEETS EVERY  Monday evening in the Elliot Block, at S  o clock. JT. D. Moyer, president; AVilliam  A-ice, socrotary. P. O. Box 101;  FRATERNAL SOCIETIES.  NELSON LODGETj^oT23!7XT?r&  A. M. meets second Wednesday in  each month. Sojourning brethren  invited.  7vtNE,^.?0^ KOYAL    ARCH     CHAPTER  No. 12J   G. R. C.���Meets third AVednesdaw  Sojourning companions    invited.     Goorgo  Johnstone, '/_.; M.  XV.  Matthews,   S.  E.  , NELSON AERIE, NO. 22 F. O. E -  Moots second and fourth AVednesdays of  each month at Fraternity Hall. George  Bartlett, president; J. V. Morrison, secretary. ��� .  TWTiWPHOVU! 147.  Office 184 Baker St.  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 265.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  ^^^��    Office: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  WRITE FOR CATALOC'JE AHD PRICES  Machine Liberal Has No Chance  The Conservative nomination in Lisgar is offered to hon. Goorge E. Foster  as an opportunity to wreak the vengeance of the Roblin government upon  the public man who dared to denounce  P. d. RUSSELL, B. G. Agent  jNELSON, B. c.  R. REISTERER & CO.  BKKWKKS! A1TO UOX'Tr.XRB OV  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  USE  321 TO :t31 BAKER STREKT, NELSON  MEALS 25 GENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated oy Steam 25 Cents to $1  AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN  PLAINS  BAKER   STREET,    NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air0  Large comfortable bedrooms and first-  class dining room. Sample rooms for commercial  men.  RATES S2 PER DAY  rs. E. 0. 0!arke? Prop.  Late of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  ARTHUR   GEE  MERCHANT  TAILOR.  Prompt and resrnln.r  delivery bo the trad a  Browary si Nelson  Largo stock of high-class Imported poods. A  epeolalty of the aqunre shoulder���tne latest  fashion In onft.ta  TREMONT  HOTH1L  BLOCK.  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner of Victoria and Kootenay Streets  P. O. Box 559. TELEPHONE NO. 95.  "  1*1 nnon nakcr and Ward  IJUUaO Streets,   Nelson.  The; only hotel in Nelson that has remained under one management since 1S90.  The bod-rooms are well furnished and  lighted by electricity.  The bar is always stocked by the best  domestic and imported liquors and cigars.  THOMAS MjVDDEN, Proprietor.  %\mm mm  J.  H.  McMANNUS, Manager.  KOOTENAY   COFFEE CO.  ���*���*���****���*���*���*���**���**/*���*���***���**���*���*���*���*���  Coffee Roasters  i-aaiers in Tea and Coffee  ���*���*���*���*'*���***���*'*���*-***���*.*���*���*���*���*���*���*���**���  Wc aro oiTr-rinn- at lowest, prices tho best  grados of Ceylon, India, China and Jauan  Teas.    ,   .  Our Boat,. Mocha and Java Coffeo, por  pound * 40  Mocha and Java Blend, .'i porriida  1 00  Choico Hlend Codec, 4 pounds  1 00  Special Blond CotXee, (J pounds  1 00  Rio Blend Cofteo, fi pounds  1 00  Special Blend Ceylon Ton,, per puuiiu 30  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  Bar stocked with best brands of wines,  liquors, and cigars. Beer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms. First class table board.  KOOTENAY GOFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  KOOTENAY TENT NO. 7. K. O. T. M.���  .Kegu!ar-^meetiiigs=nrst^iTnd=third=Tluirs^  days of each month. Visiting Sir Knights  are cordially invited to attend. Dr. XV.  Rose, R. K.; A. XV. Purdy, Com.; G. A.  Brown, P. C.  DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT THE Copartnership liitherto existing between tho  undersigned by the style of Lee & Burnett,  as green grocers, 1ms this day been dissolved by the retirement of Harry Burnett, who has transt'erred to Herbert If. Leo  all his interest in the bu-ilness, assets,  good will and book accounts.  All persons Indebted to Uio said partnership are hereby requested to make payment to tho said Horbert I". Lee, who has  assumed and will pay the liabilities of tho  partnership, and who will continuo tlio  partnership business.  HERBERT   F.   LEE,  ���    .    n   II.   BURNETT.  Witness: R. A. CREECH.  Nelson, B. C��� July 15th, 1901.  DISSOLUTION  OF COPARTNERSHIP.  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT THE Copartnership existing betwoeo tho undersigned, doing business as liotelkeopers at  the town of Erie, B. C, is dissolved. All  debts owing by the firm will be puid by  David Church, who will also collect all  debts due tho llrm.  Dated at Erie, B. C, this 17th dav of  July, 1901. DAVID J. BROWN,  DAVID CHURCH.  CERTIFICATE   OF   IMPROVEMENTS.  Tiger, Kitchener and Last Chance mineral claims, situate in the Nelson mining  division of West Kootenay district. Where  located: On Morning mountain on the east  side of Sandy creek about one mile from  the Kootenay river. Take notice that I,  K. Smith, free miner's certillcate 5D,702b,  acting as agent for* A. Thorn, free minor's  certilicate *j5,070b, Henry E. Hammond,  free miner's certificate 55,(iU9b, and An-  nandale D. Grieve, free miner's certificate  5o,G(iSb, intend sixty davs from the dato  hsreof to apply to the mining recorder  for a certificate of improvements, for the  purposo of obtaining a crown grant of the  above claim. And further take notice that  action, under section 37, s;iu?t be commenced bofore the issuance of suoh certificate of improvements. R.  SMITH.  Dated this 2iith day of July, A. Tj. 1901.  CERTIFICATE   OF   IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.���THE CHAMPION MINERAL  claim, situate in the Nelson mining division of West Kootenay district. AVhere  located: On Forty-nine crock about 200  yards from hydraulic dam. Take notice  that I, E. XV. Matthews, acting as agent  for Henry Samuel Crotty, free miner's  certificate No. bi9,970, intend, sixty days  from the date hereof, to apply to tho mining recorder for a certificate of improvements for the purposo of obtaining a  crown 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.  Dated this ISth day of July, A. D. 190L  **  1 ���CTtt'-iffifi'^iilLlW^  g^Sa^iftjsSftgiffisfffi^^Wfc^^  mmttersm  THE TRIBUNE: NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, AUGUST i 1901  ^^  BANK OF MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  Re'ST     7.000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...President)  Hon. Goorgo A. Drummond Vico-Prosidonfc  E. S. doi'ston General Manager  NELSON BRANCH  Corner Baker and Kootenay Streots.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Manager.  Branchoa ln London (England) Nkw York,  Chioaqo, and all the principal citios in Canada.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cablo  Transform. .   ���       .-._*_,._.  Grant Commercial and Travelers' Credits,  available in any part of tho world.  Drafts Issued, Collections Made, Eto.  Savings Bank Branch  OTORRNT BATE OF INTEREST PAID.  CORONATION PREPARATIONS  And Obner Pithy Paragraphs.  Max O'Rell in his short cables to the  Now York Journal presents the following: ..   ,,j  On his return to England in November next the duke of Cornwall will be  created prince of "Wales. As soon as  preparations are finished at Buckingham  palace king 'Edward' and queen Alexandra will remove there from Marlborough  houso which will he handed to the new  prince. The king has given to the heir  presumptive for a country residence  frogmore house in "Windsor forest,  which used to be inhabited by the duchess of Kent, queen Victoria's mother.  The king and queen will keep Sandring-  ham as the country house of their predilection.  * *   *  It will take a year to make the elaborate preparations for jthe coronation.  Picadilly is to be widened at the expense  of, beautiful Green Park. People are  already making engagements of windows to view the procession which will  take two days going over a route 10  miles long.. As much as $2000 will he  paid for the windows, as the landlords  of houses on the route ask tremendous  prices for rent, and the rent of many  will be paid in full by letting a few  windows. There will be speculation,  money made and money lost.  . *     *     a.  Earl Russell will serve three months  in Holloway jail for bigamy, and for  that uninteresting case all the lords  turned out in ..their velvet and ermine  gowns. The trial cost an enormous sum  of money. The house of commons will  have no more of it. As the holders of  the public-: purse they will pass a bill  that will enable peers to be tried before  ordinary tribunals.,Perhaps one day the  English will also0discover that a man  in plain clothes is sufficient to inilicc  six months on a common pickpocket and  suppress gala ---'carriages, trumpeters,  wigs and ermine. What prevents us  from feeling any sympathy for Russell  is,that after the experiences of his first  marriage he should again have a taste  for matrimony.  ���������.-���   '������-.. ...��- *   * '.  Now that Rosebery. has practically  seceded from the Liberal party aiid declared he will never again seek office,  the Conservatives will he eomfortabi.-.  in power for 20 yearsv If the Liberals  ever again are a party it will be under  some other,name that they will succeed  in getting the ear of the nation. "Where  are the days when the Liberal party  conted In its ranks the duke of Argyll,  the duke of Devonshire, Gladstone, John  Bright, Chamberlain and sir Charles  Dilke? An illustrious list, indeed! Now  the leader of the party is a nonentity.  Rosebery is out of it, Harcourt useless;  only Asquith is clever, John Morley is  a pedant.  * *   *  To break the monotony of life on the  surface of the earth we are all now  concerned about submarines and 'balloons. After' the success of Dumont  navigating in the air around the Eiffel  ���tower,   we^ have   a   Fr-*nchman,_JDela^  ���gar'derwli6~Kars_in"veiitea" a most successful navigable balloon.   He made an as-  ' cent at Valenciennes and appeared to  have his airship under perfect control,  and, after describing a series of curves  at a considerable altitude, descended  without difficulty. Another young  French aeronaut, Bassan, will in a few  days cross Russia in his balloon. It  will take him four days, during which  he will remain in tho air in the car of  the balloon. Soon we will go to you  that way instead of patronizing the  White Star, Cunard and American lino  companies.  * e     *  The Irish are a gallant nation. A few  days ago an Irish judge was delivering  judgment on an action brought by two  charming ladies, and he began thus:  "Everything In .this case is plain except  Mrs. Murphy and hor charming sister."  This reminds me of a remark once made  by lord Morris, the well-known Irish  judge of appeal. A very pretty woman  was giving her evidence in the witness  box. "Are you Irish ?" said lord Morris. "No, my lord, I am not," replied  the lady. "And that is another grievance for Ireland," gallantly rejoined his  ,lordship.  * *   *  Never have the American millionaires  [been so conspicuous on this side of the  > Atlantic as they have been this year,  i They have been the heroes, the lions,  [the talk of.the Paris and London season. They have been feted, banqueted,  lat-homed, photographed and- carica-  Iturcd. They have bought fleets, castles,  [shootings, and the time seems to be  ���not very, far distant when Europe will  [be run by an American syndicate. For  |my part, I would not regret it. Who  Jknows? It may be the best thing that  [can happen to that poor old Europe;  Ithat dear old Museum of Antiquities.  ['Meanwhile there is pretty well accrcd-  lited rumor that the king of England  [does not care for Osborne house, Isle  Jof Wight, where queen Victoria breathed  [iier last, and this royal castle will come  rinto the market. May be that soon the  iStars and Stripes will float on the top  I'of that house.  * *   *  Was it not the California Silver King  (who, on the occasion of his daugnter's  liwedding, wrote to the town council of  [Paris t.Q ask for the loan of the Arc-de-  iTriomJphe,  just to  pass  the  redding  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  WITH WHICH IS AMALGAMATED  THE BANK .OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up Capital,       -     -     -     $8,000,000  Koservo Kuncl.       ....  !**3.000,000  ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Hon. Geo. A. Cox,  President,  Robt. Kilgour,         Vice-President.  London Office, 60 Lombard Street. ��1. O.  New York  Office, 16   Exchange   Place.  ,   aud 6-j Brunches in Canada and tho  United Slates.  SAVINGS BANK' DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed on  deposits.   Presout rato  threo per cent.  GRANGE  V. HOLT,  ���      '   ~ Manager Nelson Branch.  party under it? Being told by the councillors that the arch was not to let,  he merely replied: "That's all right;  name your price and I will buy it." I  don't think I have ever been accused  of bi*agging about my "noble ancestors."  There is one, however, of whom I am  particularly proud, and that is Abel  Blouet, my great unelc, the architect-  academican, who mado the Arc-de-Tri-  onuilie.  *   �� ��������  Really the English are suffering from  a self-complacency for which they are  paying dearly in the Transvaal and for  which they may have to pay dearer still  in some other parts of the world. Although they have the reputation of being the most practical people on earth,  the}'- often act like children living in a  fool's paradise. A French team has  beaten them at football, French and  American crews have beaten them on  the river, and yesterday I received a  letter from an Englishman requesting  me to be kind enough to tell him if  French youth ever indulged in--manly  games. The naval maneuvers now going on in France they call a perfect revelation, and an English journalist, commenting on the subject, says: "Nothing  is omitted, nothing neglected, and the  science of war is studied witli a care and  a precision of mathematical-exactness."  7 " #'���' *'  * '   -  "Woolniarans, one of three Boer delegates who went to. America and had a  somewhat cold reception there as well  as in Europe, was one of the most typical members of the late Raad, or Boei'  parliament. It was he who objected to  the government house in Pretoria being  insured, "'because if it was the will of  God that that building should be burned  down it was wicked to commit any act  that might be regarded as a criticism  of the Almighty's ways." VIn 1893 1 had  the unique good fortune to be present  at a sitting of the Raad when Dr. Leyds,  the minister of state, proposed a scheme  for ridding the Transvaal of the niuch  dreaded locusts. Woolmarans rose to  the occasion. "The locustsp" he said,  "were sacred' insects sent by God for  the punishment of our sins, and we have  no right to attempt to'-jnterfere with  them. Remember the plagues of Egypt."  This illustrates the modernity and intelligence of the Boers. . The scheme was  rejected.  THE ENGLISH NOT SO SLOW  !       When Forced to Act.  Three years ago, according to the  London Daily Mail, an English company,  Dick, Kerr & Co. of Preston, secured  a contract to supply the whole equipment of electric tramways in Barcelona  and Madrid, only to find that the articles required, could not he manufactured in England. They accordingly executed the contract in the capacity of  selling agents for American manufacturers. Feeling humiliated by this experience, for Dick, Kerr & Co. were for  a quarter of a century the largest tramway contractors iu Great Britain, they  flgtermined^to^go-iiito^the^nianufacture-  cf electric railway appliances in earnest,  and two great factories are rapidly Hearing completion at Preston. "What was  a bare flejd of 15 acres in the June of  one year," says the Mail, "was the site  of the best equipped electrical engineering works and car works in Europe in  the following June. The firm which  three years ago was reduced to the  status of a mere commission agent when  dealing with electrical tramways, depending on American manufacturers for  its supplies, can now supply 4000 electric  motors a year from its works and turn  out four finished tramcars a day. It  can take in hand the whole tramway  undertaking of a town���providing a complete service from beginning to finish  ���track, rolling stock, electric equipment, generating station, and execute  all the work within 12 months. It is  now laying down electric tramways in  Calcutta, and causing the American consul in that city to send home reports  lamenting the lack of American enterprise. It has beaten all firms in prices  as well as time in executing a tramway  contract in Cape.Town."  In starting these works Dick, Kerr &  Co. sent to the United States for men  to design the new works but while they  were making these efforts they had to  encounter an effort on the part of Amer^  ican manufacturers to crush this rising  yo*mg English industry, They had entered into an alliance with the Walker  Company of Cleveland, Ohio, the third  largest American manufacturers of electric traction appliances in the United  States, but the Walker company was  absorbed by one of its competitors,  which, had its own offshoots in Europe,  and would not supply the British manufacturer. Dick, Kerr & Co, had for a  time to get their supplies in a roundabout way, but the absorption of the  Walker company was of some advantage  to them, as they were enabled to secure  the services of the ablest officials of  that company, whose experience was invaluable. Among these was Mr. Armstrong, a young Canadian, with wide experience of traction work, under whose  charge the electric traction department  in London was placed. Already the firm  is executing more than half of the tramway work in Great Britain. The Portsmouth town council, for instance, gave  an order for a complete electrical tramway equipment at a cost of ��^50,000.  The whole system had to be complete  IMPEBIAL BANK  OIF    O-^aST-AJD-A.  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO.  Capital        -       -       $2,600,000  Rest       -       -       -    $1,850,000  H. S. HOWLA.ND ....President.  D. R. WILKIE General Manager.  E. HAY Inspector.  SAVINCS   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THE   COBBKNT   BATK   OF    INTEREST   ALLOWED.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M. LAY, Manager.  and running within 11 months. The order was given on February 22d, and the  flrst 15 miles will "be. opened by the end  of July. This is an excellent example  of the energy with which British manufacturers can, when convinced of the  need for action, throw themselves into  the work of remodeling their plants  and methods.  American Girls in Paris.  Miss Becker, the reputed fiancee of  consul general Holloway of St. Petersburg, and sister-in-law of senator Mitchell of Milwaukee, has lived for the last  two years among the students of the  Latin Quartier, and takes a practical  interest in their welfare. "The number  of American girls here studying art and  music is enormous," said Miss Becker  recently. "They are all over the Latin  Quartier from the Boulevard St. Michel  to _��� the Boulevard Montpainasse. Most  of "them live upon three or four dollars  per week. Mrs. Davis and her daughter  from Boston pay ?70 a year as rent of  their pretty flat. True, it is-the flrst  story one meets when coming, down  from heaven; nevertheless, it is not too  high for even great composers like Massenet to climb. The girls study hard;  they love to make pilgrimages to the  tomb of Marie Bashkirtseff at the cemetery at Passy, and the more romantic  of them sometimes shed a tear over the  grave of Abelard and Heloise in Pere  Lachaise. Pope's poem upon this unfortunate pair is the piece of literature  best known to our American girl students. They frequently dine at restaurants for a franc. I have -seen some  , pretty frescoes done by some of the  girles in out-of-the-way restaurants.  Doubtless they are potboilers. The  question of nude models does not bother  them very much; they go to Julien's  .and other schools arid study from the  nude as a matter of course. Perhaps  they, woiild not do it in the United  States, but if they study here they must  follow the rules of the class: but the  girls do not like to have male students  among them when studying from the  nude, for the risque remarks which  Marie Bashkirtseff used to make about  models are handed down-by tradition."  Docs  not  contain''any harmful  ingrredi-  enta. Ironbrew.  t FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  local and coast.  Flooring  looal and ooast.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Rough and  ���^Dressea^laumber^^^  ^&'00'00'00'00'0*-00'0*'0��''0*''0*'00'00'0''00'00'0'^^^  m  to  to  to  to  to  9\  Established in .Nelson 1890.  TIME  TELLS A STORY  and  auc.  nntee  OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B.C.  to  to  to  JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR. NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  I  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  re always right. '  *  to  to  to  9}  ^^& ^^-��&*^-�� &*^^^-&-^^--^^^  at all kinds,  OP WHAT YOU WANT IB NOT IN STOCK  WE WILL MAKE IT FOB SOU  OALIr AND OjSjT PRICES.  J. A. Sayward  HALt, AND LAKK STRKKTS, NRtRON  Porto Rico Lumber Go.  (LIMITED)  CORNKR OF  HBNDBYX AND VBRNON STBKBTS  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-t White Pine Lumber Always in  Stool-;.  We carry a complete stock of  Coast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention.  Porto Rico Lumber Co. Ltd.  R. B. REILEY  fcii;C'_'KSSOR TO H.  D. ASHCROFT.  BLACKSMITHS   AND    WOOD   WORK--!.*  EXPERT HORSESHOEING.  Special attention given to all kinds of  repairing and custom work from outside  points. Heavy bolt3 made to order or.  short notice.  500IEF WANTED  On tho construction of the Arrowhead &  Kootenay railway in the Lardo district.  HIGHEST WAGES] PAID  In order to secure men .without delay  ordinary labor will be paid $2.25 per day  and axemen $2.50 per day.  GOOD STATION WORK  CAN BE SECURED.  For   further   particulars   apply   to   the  Nelson  Employment Agencies or to  CARLSON & PORTER  OH.-.TRACTORS.  COMING  WlODoffW'gCTS^  Sgij-gJ  mmm. ���zM.x  \W^.\WWWWWWWV:Sz::^BM  __\\\_w.\\\\\_\\_UL' ^a___\W\  __WBn__hsJ$��fyT*<  msmml  ____________________^__t'.  s__W__lW___r  ���SaSEsSK  G. M. FARLEIGH, Specialist.  Also Inventor of Apintratus for Relief and  Cure of Deformities of the  Human Form.  SEE t\Y LATEST  INVENTION . , .  Head Office:  Vancouver, B. C.  RUPTURE  Four years ln British Columbia, during  which time a great many ruptured people  havo been cured by my patented appll-  ances. Send for testimonials.  TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:  My Hernia support ��as cured a much  larger poreon ta-jo of ruptured people than  any otner Tnns or injection in America.  I can prove It. Every appliance I adjust I  keep in good repair, free of charge while  it is necessarily in use. Every appliance  is constructed and adjusted especially to  suit each case. I have been granted moro  patents for improvements upon trusses  than any man 1:. 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  position with my new Retainer on. Size  or age immaterial. Infants, children and  adults.  FOR   LADIES   ONLY.  I have the privilego of referring you lo  some most reliable ladies who have been  cured by my appliances, resident in "Victoria, Vancouver and Nanaimo!  Numbers of my Canadian patents: January 10, IS.SSr, 23,19!', 2',0GS, 28,211; July  5, 1S95, ���19,SS7.  AT HUME HOTEL, NELSON,  August 10th to 15th,.  OFFICE:    ROOM   4.  Office Hours: 9 a. m. to 12 m., 1 p. m.  to  G p.n���, and 7 p. m. to a p. m.  o  (DOJS/EJP^N-^:  unng  OFFICE: BAKER STREET WEST, NELSON, B. C. TELEPHONE NO. 219.   P. 0. BOX 688.  N|ARBLE, BUILDING STONE,  BRICK AND LIN|E   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  ���b -i- ��I- ���{��� *b *b "b -b "b *i*.*b...-��Z'b -J- "f ���J- ���fr  -b All Dominion government, pro-  ���4- vincial government, and legal ad-  -b vertisements, "such' as sheriff's  ���*��� sales, etc., will be charged ONE  -b CENT A WORD for the flrst in-  ���b sertion and ONE-HALF CENT  ���J- A WORD for each consecutive  -b subsequent insertion.  ���b-b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b'b  ���b I  -b  ���b  'b  .*> ���  *  OFFICE:    BAKER STREET WEST, NELSON, B. C. TELEPHONE NO. 219.    P. 0. BOX 688.  urns & Co.  Wholesale and Retail  aMNE5oN,iTB:o Dealers in Meats  Markets at ISTbIhou, Rossland, Trail, KhmIo, Ymir, Sandon, Silverton, Nev  Denver, Revelstoke, Fer^-uson Grand Porks, Greenwood, Cascade Oity, Mid  way, and   Vanconver,     -M��il-nrAf*r.$=P,rnr!r_p1\y^Fr_rv_tf_ri_t,ii-  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  AVHOLKS.MjS AND UKTAIIj  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  K. W. C BLOOK  WARD STBEET  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  .NOTICE.  CANCELLATION OF RESBRVATIOIS  KOOTENAY   DISTRICT.  Notice is hereby given that tlie reservation placed on that particular parcel of  land, which may be- described as commencing at the iioriheao!: corner of Township  lo.i- -iis'il A, Kootonay district, which is  alsr. the nortneast corner oC blcck 12,  Bran ted to the Nelson & Fort Sheppard  Railway Company by crown grant dated  Sth March, lS'Ja: thence due east 10 miles;  thence due south to the international boundary: thence duo west along said boundarv  IC miles; thence norili to the place of commencement, notice whereof was published  in the British Columbia Gazette, and dated  (th May, 1MIG, is hereby rescinded.  ^ '. AV: S. GORE.  Deputy Commissioner of Lands & Works.  Lands and "Works Department.  Victoria, 13. C, 23rd May, 1901.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER."  To Herbert Cuthbert or to any person or  persons lo whom he may have transferred his interest irr the Blend mineral  claim, situate on tlie west fork of Rover  creek, in the Nelson mining division of  AVest Kootenay district, and recorded in  the recorder's oflice for lire-Nelson mining  division.  You and each of you are horeby notified  that we have expended four hurrdred and  eleven dollars in labor and Improvements  upon the-above mentioned mineral claim  in order to hild said mineral claini under  Hip provisions of the Mineral Act, and if  within ninety days ot trie date of this  notice you fail or refuse to contribute your  portion of such expenditures together with  all costs of advertising your interest in  said claims will become me propertv of the  subscribers, under section 4 ot an act entitled "An Act to Amend the Mineral Act.  1000,"  FRANK    FLFjTCHER.  '  J,   J.   MALONE.  H.    G.    NEELjYNDS.  E.  T.  H.   SIMPIvTNS.  Dated at Nelson-thls .'ird day of Juno. 1901.  LIQUOR LICENCE TRANSFER  NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOTi  TRANSFER OF RETAIL LIQUOR LICENSE.���Notice is hereby given ihat -w  intend to apply at^the next silting of tha  board of license commissioner's for th'*  City of Nelson for tire transfer of the rr>-  .tail liquor license now held by us for th"  premises known as the "Office" saloon,  situate on lot 7 in block 9, sub-divibion of  lot 95. AVard street, in the said Citv of  Nelson, to William Robertson Thomson  and Charles C. Clark ot the said city.  .TAMES   NEELANDS,  S.   E.   EMERSON.  AVltness:  CHAS.  R.  McDONALD.  Dated at Nel.son, 13.  C,  thii* 2nd <ljv of  August.  1901.  I   ����� M  OKDKRS. BY MAIL HICCKIA'K PROMPT ATTENTION.  ROSSLAND   EINOIINEBRHVO   WORKS  CUNLIFFE  &  MCMILLAN  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORE CARS, BkipH. cirgct-', ore bin doors, chnlo"i nnd general wrought iron work.    Our oro cars are  the beat on tin- market    Write rrs for references and full particii ars.  SECOND HAND ]\I ACil INKliY VUli SALE.-One 5-foot I'clton wnterwhcol, width000feet, "8 to 16"  spinal riveted pipe.   One 10x0x13 outside packed I'irririxer sinking pump.    Rock drills, sloping  bur-), &.C., &c.  AGENTS NORDHBY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.  P.   O.   Box   198. THIRD   AVENUE.   ROSSLAND.  TELE--H3JME 39.  P. O. BOX 527.  Nelson Saw & Planing Mills  ���LIIMriTE! ID-  CHARLES HILLYER, Presideht.  HARRY HOUSTON, Secretary.  Have just leceived 3,O"0,000 feotof log" fronr Idaho, and we aro prepared to cut the largest bills  nf tirube** of any nimcnHinnH or lengths. ICstlrna'.cs given at any time. Tho largest stock of sash,  doors, and mouldings in Kootenay.  COAST LUMBER OF ALL KINDS ON HAND  OFFICE AND YARDS:   CORNER HALL AND FRONT STREETS.  BOOK BINDING  SPECIAL IfULED BLA.NK BOO^S  SPECIAL RULED FORMS  AT THB BINDERY DEPARTBNT OF  THE TRIBUNE ASSOCIATION, LIMITED,  BURNS BLOCK. NELSON.  E.   K.   STRACHAN,   PLUMBER  [Successor   to   Strachan  Bros.]  Having nought out my brother's share of the business, I am still at the  old stand and continuing to do first-class work and will guarantee satis-  1 faction in all brancnes of plumbing.  NOTICE   OF_ASSIGNMENT.  Notice is hereby given that George 31.  Fronk, of the city of Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, merc-luint.  carrying: on business on Baker street irr the  said city of Nelson, has by deed bearing:  dato llth day of July, 1901, assigned all  his real and personal propertv e.\copl .is  therein mentioned to A. P. 1-Jay of the clty  of Nelson, In the province of Uritish Columbia, accountant, In trust for the purpose of paying and satisfying rate.iblv ,ind  proportionately and without preference or  priority the creditors of tho said Georgo  M. Fronk.  The said deed was executed bv lhe ��ald  George M. Kronk arrd the said A. P. Hay  on the llth day of July, 1901. und tbe saitl  A. ]'. May has undertaken the trust created by the said deed.  All persons having claims against tire  said Geor<e *\r. Fronk are re'iulrod to forward to the said A. P. Hay, Nelson, P C,  particulars of their claims, duly verilliMl,  on or before the 15th day of August, 1901.  All-persons indebted to the said Goorgo  M. Fronk are required to pay the amount  due by them to the said trustee forthwith.  And notice is hereby given that after tho  15th day of August, 1901, the trustee will  proceed to distribute the assets of the estate among the bartles entltl-'d tlr>*r<*rr..  having regard only to the claims which  the said trustee shall then havo had  notice.  And further take notice that a meeting of the creditors will be held at the offices 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 tho estate.  GALLIHER & WILSON.  Solicitors for Trusteo.  K. W. C. Block, BaKer Street, Nelson.  Dated this llth day of July, 1901.  (No. 178.)  CERTIFICATE  OF THE  Rs-CISTrtATTON  OE AN  EXTRA  PROVIVCIMj COMPANY. COMPANIES AOT, ljji-.  I hereby- certify that, tho " German Mining nnd  Milling Company" has this day been resristered  ns an JKxtra Provincial Company, under thn  "Companie-i Act 1897,"to" carry out or effect an  or any of the objects hereinafter set forth'to  whicli tho legi-lntivo authority of the Legislature of Uritish Columbia extends.  Tho head oflico of tho Company is situate in  tho City of Tacoma, State of Washington,  U. S. A.  Tho amount of tho capital of the Company is  ono hundred thousand dollars, divided into one  hundred thousand shares of ono dollar eaen.  'I ho head ofllce of tho Company in this Province in situate at Nolson, and Richard Pnpe, Labourer, whoso address is Nelson aforewiid, is tho  attorney for tho Company.  Tho timo of tho existence of tho Ccrapany is  fifty years.  Givon under my hand and seal of ofllco at)  Victoria, Province of British Columbia, this *oth  day of Juno, ono thousand niuo hundred and  ono.  [U s.] S. Y. WOOTTON  Registrar of Joint Companies.  Thn objects for which tho Company has been  established aro thoso sot ont in tho Certificate of  Registration granted to tho Company un the l��b  February, 1899, and whioh appears in tho British  Columbia Qatsotto ou tho 18th Fobruary, 1897.  *���*/���  nwmnwfiCW-. g^fka?-i^^-5^gi^^^^i^^  !;-.-rg.^^-r- V^m  ".***>=  MAKE HOT DAYS MORE ENJOYABLE BY CCIKG 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.  ._ wis fMUMii mams, fl tti lUWHifiif. Atrtfusf n, mi  ':'���**���?J"5rt-.^*^VF WW'1'.  ���\. t|. ij* .[_ i\, :\4 .\i IJ- i\. ���]�� 4. i{* i{- ii. ij- t'j (.J. ij-  Paid  Locals,  TWO  CENTS  a  word each insertion. No local accepted for less than 25 cents.  ���I- ���!��� -I* 'b *b v -b *b 'b -b 'b 'b 'b *b *b -I*  CITY AND DISTRICT,  NO    219-BAKER  STREET,   NELSON".  BOOTS!       BOOTS!       BOOTS!  For a few days only we will hold, a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes.  J. A. Gilker, Proprietor  REFRIGERATOR  .,__���,_..*_,*���_...      iiuhj. j.awei..i��'ji.TT���wMn  * ���"���-!���' "Ti-i-i'-imtii nwffiTT  FOR THE BALANCE OF THE SEASON WE ARE  . OFFERING THESE LINES AT COST.  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE  Imnnrcera and Dealers In Shelf and Heavy Hardware.  CO.  ;2rrrsii2Xsiiiijiii;:i:riiij;izJixziiitiii5rxx:iiiix2iixiciiTiisiixxiii5rr.ii:2.  xxiuurrurjiiiiixiiiTixixmxin;  M  M  K  STHE   PROSPECTORS   EXCHANGE  No. 4, K. W. C. Block, NELSON, B. C.  .w  1  Gold, Silver-Lead and Cupper Mines wanted at the Exchange.  Free Milling- Cold Properties wanted at once for Eastern Investors. j   .                       ��� 1  Parties having mining property fur sale aro rco-ucalcd to send samples of their ore to tho |  Kxchiurga for exhibition.   VV'e desiro to hoar from all prospectors who have promising mineral j  claim* in British Columbia. ;  Prospectors and raining meu are requested to make the Exchange tholr headquarters when j  , in Nelson. j  -Ml samples should ho sent I15' express, Prepaid.   Correspondence solicited.'-                        ��� I  Address all communications to ��� E  Telephone  104                       ANDREW   F.   ROSENBERGER, |  P. O. Box 700                                                              Nelson, B. C. j  llX-_r-XXIXXXXinZXZTXXZXttXXXXZXXXXIX~.ZXXXXXZXZXZZXZIXZXX_:xZTXXZXXXXT-tTXZXXXXXXZ_tttZXZXrX__IZTIXIXttZZ^  E.   FERGUSON & CO.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  0      NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.        ;  mmsmxmo un%t miit _mt,%_i^aiB^___kXf__mut^____at_tt_m  We -r|ava Mow in StocS^  R MN'KR (Seattle) TCEKR in quarts and pints.   It ia fresh botHing, oxcolloutin  quality and modornte irr price. ,'Kr-  125 HARRKLS "DOG'S IIKAU" AUi AND STOUT just arrived direct from  .  London. England. There ia no superior bottlirrgs of Bats arrd Guinoss.' Prices  aro interesting to dealere.  Our Specia! Canadian Rye  Is growing in favor.   Sales arc incrcasin***.   Quality and flavor arc recognized.  Wo have it in bulk and in cases, 5���>. and (i*.  We carry a larjto arid v��ry fine stock of Cigars.    A full range of Urion goods.  Just received another shipment of Granda's pure Havana goods.  jMrutiajmEii'.r-aj'j  raiiiwtnr* mimwMHi,1  IFIR-TXIEI?    CT-^-IR,  IN HALF GALLONS, QUARTS AND PINTS.  WE ALSO HAVE ALL KINDS OF FRUIT.  H-iaston Block. Baker Strpftt.  ���I'ulephorre 161.   P. O. Box 170  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  Tho'Tribune is the only newspaper in  Canada that docs not print railroad advertisements. 1  .   .   * *  Somo of tho shareholders in the Exchequer* Gold Mining Company are wondering what hits becomo of the company.  * *   *  ln  order* to hold  down  a Job  as policeman   in  Nelson,   one  of  the  qualifications  required   is    the   disposition    to    vulgarly  abuse a former  city ofilcial.  * *   *  Slocan   City's   council   is   busy   passing  by-laws that have been declared beyond  tho power of city councils by the courts.  The fewer by-laws a town tho size of Sloean passes tho better.  * ��� ��   *  Several of the members of the Rossland  cricket club arrived in Nelson last evening for tho match with the Nelson cloven  this afternoon. The other members of the  team will arrive on tho morning train.  =��   *   ��  A man named Beamish met with a painful accident on the government road. He  was making wedges when, the axe slipped  and ho cut off one of his lingers. Superin-  entclent McLean is now out one and a half  miles with the road and is making good  progress.  * *   *  Emmet C. Brown has returned from  .Crawford bay where ho was looking after  the surveying of the line for the tramway  which B. C. Riblet has contracted for to  connect the Silver Hill mine with the end  of the Crawford bay wagon road. The tramway will be something like 10,000 feet in  length.  *..**���  Tomorrow at Emmanuel church Rev.  AVilliam Mcintosh of the First Congre-,  gational church, Ottawa, will preach at  both the morning and evening services.  This eminent preacher from the capital  eity is at present on a tour through" the  west and for a few days will be the guest  of Rev. William Alunroc here.  * *   *  The Nelson Boat Club will hold another  regatta about the end of the present  month. jVU members who are willing to  row should send in their names to the secretary, J. W. Ford, or to any member of  tho executive as early as possible as a  meeting of the committee will be held  early next week, at whieh the crews will  be' selected.  * *    -a  There promises to be a law suit over the  sale of the Victoria block, or at least over  the real estate broker's commission on the  sale. A payment of some $27,000 was made  into the Imperial Bank yesterday on account cf tho salo and an order, of garnish- '  mont has been served, on the bank at the  suit of A. G. Gamble, who claims elusa  upon SHOO as his commission from J. Laing  Stocks, the vendor of the block.   ���  * *   *  Notice of appeal has been filed in the  case of Vice and Williams vs. Brydges.  This was an action to recover the sum of  $100 from the defendant Brydges, said  amount representing the lirst payment  upon some proporty for the sale of which  Brydges was acting as tlie agent, tho purchase of the property not being'completed  by reason of the fact that the mortgaged  unc'imbrance against it was misrepresented. At the trial of the action judgment  was given against Brydges and from this  he now appeals.  * ��    *     o  The board of trade has decided to refer  tlie question of railway rates to a special  committee composed of Percy Chapman,  Robert Robertson, VV. P. Tierney, Charles  Hillyer, Edward Ferguson and VV. VV.  Beer. This'committee is expected to take  up the entire question of freight rates and  report to" the board so that a memorial  may be forwarded to the Dominion government commissioner, who is expected to  arrive in Rossland about the end of the  present month. The report of the committee will come up for discussion at a special meeting of the board to be held on  Thursday evening next.  Wlit'H l.lfiiri'i'Kl tililt iHrl. iilUl'i? tjlltir %$M  would b�� paid, but finally fi0 iri th�� puny  of 70 accepted tho terms-. offered, Thp  others are still at Lardo. It is not likely  that any of the miners will remain on tire  work very long, as there is said to be a  domain!'in the Slocan for miners whioh  will pay tliern much better than working  on the grade.  * * *  Tho following have boen selected to play  against the Rossland cricket club: Forbes,  Sargeant, Wilson, Hay, Stocks, Booth,  Atkinson, Elliot, Wetmore, Macrae, Ford.  I'lay will begin at I1::{0. Thu Rossland team  sail under the able leadership of F. W.  Roll.  �� �� ���  J. K. Strachan has received a letter  from trooper- W. J. Thompson, formerly  chief of the tire department. It is dated  from Krugersdorp, and *cing the lirst letter written by Thompson since he left  this city contains considerable information which has already appeared in the  letters of other members of the constabulary. Thompson says the country in the  vicinity of Krugersdorp very much resembles -lortlons of the Northwest Territories. Since they have been on active service' there have been numerous losses  among the constabulary, but so far the  men from Kootenay have escaped. Thompson says that the members of the force  are not very well equipped. They are short  of horses moro especially and some of  them at the time at which he wrote were  still lighting in civilians clothing. Tho  members of the force have been told that  if they are short of horses the Boers have  plenty and they are proiiting by the hint.  In view of this Thompson says that the  lariat which was presented to him by P.  J. Russell will probably come in useful  in improving the mounts of the force. The  men on the force know nothing of the progress made by the troops engaged in pacifying the country, as the local papers are  not permitted to print any war news.  AVhen Thompson wrote the Nelson members of the force were all well.  j^^^i^ll^S^^^I^^K^^sg^^^s^;^^  TELEPHONE 27  w        ��a_w^m_tsO        rifinCwrUtiaHMti <  PAINTS, OILS AND GLASS.  GARDEN  TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS  POULTRY NETTING  Store, Corner Bakor and Josephine SU  RUBBER AND COTTON HOSE.  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company    and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  JSTEXaSOIsr  STORES   AT  :k:^.s:l.o  S-A-IsTIDOISr  PERSONALS.  J.   G.   AVhiteacre  Hume.  of   Toronto   is   at   the  John  S.  Queen's.  AVilliam  Tromont.  Ingram   ot  Rossland   is  at  the  Maddough   of   Ymir   is   at   the  French,   Kitchener   and    Powell   mineral  claims.  Five transfers were recorded. John  O'Neill transferred to AVilliam Flannigan  of Erie a half interest in tho Standard,  Monitor and Fissure mineral claims in the,  Ymir district for $300; Horace A. Prosser  transferred to Sarah E. Prosser his interest in the Yellow Metal and Addle  Grace mineral claims, four miles south  of Nelson; M. R.* Driscoll transferred to  James H. AVallace and C. E. Miller his  entire interest in the Lochaber, near tho  Minnie.  RAILWAY LABORERS SCARCE  Goorge A. Haines of Detroit and F. \Ar.  Bradley of San Francisco are at the  Cuoon'a.  ��   ���   *  J. J. Thompson of Vancouver and N.  Gus Pur'cell of Guolph are registered at  the Hume.  C. E. Maepherson,  agent of the C. P. R.  the  Phair.  general    passenger  at  Winnipeg, is at  NOW WHILE THE V/EAT^R IS K0T THE BUSY HOUSEWIFE SHOULD USE  Canned Fruits and Fish. They are as good as  the best home-made preserves. Have a tin  on your next order.  Wm.   Hunter   &  Co.  Balcei? Street, Nelson.  =Proviiicial=-constable=-AVilsoii���is=liv=from=  Creston. He says tluw nothing further  has been done in the way of developing  tlie gold quart:', lind which created tlie recent stir in the vicinity of Creston and  ...Kuskonook. The Indian who reported the  uiscovery has since claimed that lie has  found the ledge from which the rich lloat  came, but no one has boen out to see what  it amounts to, as interest in tho lind has  in a great measure died out. Constable  Wilson will leave today for Now Westminster, having John Guba in charge who has  a live years' sentence u> serve ln the penitentiary.  �� * ��  Tho fourth match in the Canadian Rifle  League series will bo shot today. The  members of the lirst team will commence  shooting at the 20U yard range at !) o'clock  ���".rid the members of the second team will  conrmoncu shooting at the samo range at  2 o'clock. An entrance foe of 25 cents is  to bo paid by each member lo the captain  of his team. The teams will bo made up  as follows: First team��� F. I*. Weir, H.  Bird, J. D. Tinkiss, N. F. MeLeod, R. J.  Steele, J. . G. Simpson, L. Gobey, D. McKay. G. A. B. Hall and Alexander Grant.  Second team���A. Carrie, H. J. Robie, H.  A. Langford, J. McKenzie, J Richardson,  Thomas Brown, VV J Dodds, H E Macdonnell and F. C. Ingram.  1 . ��   *   *  The Similkameen A'alley Coal Company,  composed of Nolson and Sandon men, who  have acquired extensive areas of coal  lands in the vicinity of Princeton, made a  deal; yesterday by which a Toronto syndicate \yill_ take over a portion bf their  holdings anjj' -yvork them. By the terms of  tho deal the local men will recoup themselves for thoir expenditures and receive  a small cash bonus as well, in addition to  which thoy will receive a largo block or  stock in tho company which the Toronto  men are to organize for the development  'ot- the property. Tho full particulars of the  deal which was mado yesterday in Toronto will be received by mail in the course  of a few days.  �� �� *  Mayor Carlson was in Nolson yesterday.  He says Hurt he is now receiving about  IM men per week for work on the Lardeau  branch and that satisfactory progress Is  being mado with the work. Ho had some  difficulty with the last shipment of men  from Ro.snl;ind, many of whom were miners who calmed that they had boon promised S3.25 per day for thoir work on the  grade. Thoy at lirst refused to go to work  J. D. Cameron of AA'innipeg, who was  attorney-general in the Grcenway government,  is at the Phair.  * ��   ��  A. N. Polly of Greenwood is at tho Phair.  He is on his way to East Kootenay to look  up some mining properties.  * *   *  AA*. H. Dodge, H. Z. Brock and C. J3.  Hanchottc of Hancock, Michigan, are at  the Phair. They are on their way to look  at some mining properties along the line  of the Nelson & Fort Sheppard railway in  which they are interested.  * ��   ���  Miss Dorvauo of Fred Irvine & Company's millinery department, has left on  her annual trip to the eastern centers  to   study  the  fashions  in  fall  millinery.  John F. Holden of Spokane and Charles  Dempster o,f Rossland are amon-r the  mining men registered at the Phair.  PAID  LOCALS.  Nelson Hotol Bar/ On today. "Dry Summer Punch." Don't forget tomorrow.  Champagne   and   Burgundy   Cup.   Try   it.  Is a tonic and food as well as a beverage.  Ironbrew.  On Both Sides of the Line.  GRAND FORKS, August 2���The engineer  in oharge of the few miles of road that  the Great Northern is building in British Columbia, as a section in its Republic-  Marcus branch, has inspected the route  of the proposed spur between Grand Forks  and Phoenix.. He says that the work of  clearing the right-of-way will be commenced next weok. Contractors report  that there is a groat scarcity of labor.  Hundreds of men can find employment on  the work between hero and Cascade. The  same condition of affairs prevails on the  American sido. The right-of-way men on  tlio main lino are now working in this  vicinity.  Owing to the destruction of a small  bridge on the Eholt branch of the C. P.  R., no ore has reached the Granby smelter  from Phoenix during the past two days.  The government is building a wagon  bridge across the north fork, nine miles  above Grand Forks.  The coal oil exports have started sinking a now hole' on Joe Ward's ranch,  Quicksand has l-ccentlj- been giving them  no little trouble.  C. D. Rand of Spokane may engage in  the real estate business here. .Vic lias  boon looking over tho situation, and will  remain if the amalgamation of Grand  Forks and Columbia is effected.  Nearly all the stock for tho proposed  race track and athletic grounds has been  subscribed. The capital of tlio company  will bo 510,000 and incorporation will be  sought immediately.  John Dorsoy will take up the bond on  the Blue Bell and J. S. claims in Summit camp, lie has just returned from a  trip to Chicago, whore ho consulted his  principals.  fTHE ATHA1  m . .  (j\        California Fruit Pnnoh.  "fi     ing, healthy summer a tin  91  ?ASCA 1  w  w  a very pleas-    if\  ..                        ijy  91  ill  C00SEBERRY    $  [���ODAY.               ����  fl  **-*-***3-3&  $     R0AU WILD  CO0SE  WITH  *'             SAUCE FOI} LUNCH '  **:**&.**.*.*.*.*.*. \l_***  TOH S. CAIEBBI  INSURANCE.  REAL ESTATE  ana MINING BROKER  FOR SALE, RANCH ON KOOTENAY  river; improved. Inquire AV. P. Robinson,  Nelson.     -....���  REPRESENTS  The  Best  Fire  and  Life  Insurance  Companies Doing Business in  the City.  Money to loan at S per cent upon improved property. Interest payable semiannually.   Principal   payable  annually.  HOUSES  TO  RENT  CHEAP.  H. R. GA  AGRNT. BAKER STRKKT.  ib*'*-*'*** ���****���*���* if, *.**.*.*.*. i  Slocan Lake Ore Shipments.  The Slocan Drill of yesterday says:  =^Shipmcnts=from=Slocan=-lake=mines=foE=  the week amount to 100 tons, raising the  grand total for the yesi to 2773 tons. The  Enterprise has sent out 40 tons and has  another carload to come down. They have  sent out auo tons for the year, being an  average of 40 tons a month. From the Arlington 00 tons was shipped, making its  tonnage 2210. The prospects for heavy  shipments for the remainder of the season aro bright, as several properties are  sacking ore. The dry ores arc in demand  and the treatment charges havo been)  reduced, giving smaller prospects every  encouragement to ship. It requires but 74  tons to equal the total export of last year.  To do this will be quite easy, as the Arlington has put on additional teams for  hauling oro and the Enterprise has opened  up larger bodies of mineral. Last year tho  shipments amounted to 2S47 tons, made up  from ten  properties."  Band Concert This Evening.  The R. M. R. band will render the following program this evening at W. F.  Teetzel & Co.'s corner, under the direction  of J. B. Pollard, commencing at 8 o'clock:  March        Charleinri       Gon.se  Cakewalk  ..Aunt Phoebe's Jubilee  ..Stern  Overture    Brudder  Gardner's  Picnic  Rollinson  Schottische ..  Don't Forget     Harris  Selection     11  Trovatoro     Vordi  Galop     Hell up-to-date     Fassett  March   ........   Black "Cat       Schuler  Aptly Put.  The Mine Owners' Asoniation which met  in Nolson last weok, has drafted a lengthy  memorial, dealing with thoir grievances,  real and imaginary, addressed to the governor general in council. It contains  enough truth to make it readable, and  enough falsehood to make it worthless."���  Lardeau Eairle.  Mining Records,  There wero but three . ^rations recorded  at tha Kelson record o|Iice yesterday.  Grand A'iow, on the divide between the  heads of Sproule and Falls creeks, by AV.  J. F. McKernan; Red Rover, on the east  of north fork or Salmon, two and a half  miles from Erie, by John Thoburn and  James Morrison; Rand, eight miles from  Erie, upon Craig mountain, by C. H.  Hanna and James L. Kane.  Certificates    of    work    were    issued    to  James  Coxhead    ct  al.,  . on    the    Bobs,  EASTERN CANADIAN NEWS  Wired in Brief.  FARRA' SOUND,. Ont., August 2.-Alex.  Remy, employed in the Patent Cloth Board  Company's factory here, was accidentally  killed yesterday by being hit on the head  by a piece of wood thrown from a circular  saw.  TORONTO, Augvi-st 2.���Three hundred  and fifty-two births, a decrease- of 127  compared with last year, were reported  at the city clerk's oflice during July. There  were, however, eighty-four more marriages   this   than   last  July.  SHERBROOKE, Que,, August 2���Tho  will of the late George O. Goodhue of Dan-  =vilIe,=who=committcd=suicidG,=leaves=<he=  residue of tlie estate to tho British Foreign Bible Society. Dr. Barnardo's homes  will share betwee $50,000 and $00,000.  MONTREAL. August 2.���United States  consul Bitlingcr today wrote the AVash-  ington authorities asking that the United  States send a warship to join the representatives of French and Gorman nations in the welcome of tho duke of York.  TORONTO, August 2.���Daniel Rq-jho,  machinist, was out in a canoe this morning wth hiy lutle daughter whon the canoe  capsized. Help was available and the  bodies wore recovered almost Immediately.  Roclro was dead aud tho little girl died  soon afterwards.  ST. JOHN, August 2.���The annual convention of the A. M. 13. church opened  hero yesterday. Bishop Edwards told the  meeting that ho had boen refused, through  an official of the conference, accommodation at a leading hotel hero because of  his being colored.  MONTREAL, August 2.���Timothy Corbett, shot yesterday afternoon by his  sister-in-law, Mrs. John Bulger, died in  the general hospital today. It is understood that he made a statement today  justifying the woman. In the meantime  she has been remanded for eight days.  TORONTO, August 2.���Ten years ago  the street railway promised to pay the  city $800 a year per mile as mileage payment. The city contended curves, switches  and turnouts should be counted. The company objected and the case went through  the (Jourts. Today news was received from  England that the city had won. This means  ?!)0,000 to the city during the life of the  company's franchise.  THESE  HOT DAYS  Double Jersey  Buttermilk.  QUENCH  YOUR  THIRST WITH J  Auhcusei'-Husch |  Bei.-r. Pahst  (Mil- ;  waukc" Beer. Calgary   Moor.   Reis-  11'rer* &  Co. Beer,  Gosncll Beer, ana  MANHATTAN  SALOON  ���&*.*.**ic  Ml  Vl/  vl/  ib  iii  iii  ib  Hi  Hi  Hi  Doublet Jorsfj-  Biitlurinilk.  ������?���-s-bi-b **���* *���*���* -**���* 9^ *.*���*. SKS **!���*. **.*.$���  ^WANTED.  AVANTED ��� THREE "~AVIFLEY Concentrators in good condition. Apply Annable & Dewar.  ^^~^JffiLP WANTED.  AVANTEL. ��� LjVBORe'rS AND AXfr  men for Lardo; dishwashers; ,waiter l'or  mino; cook's second helper; waitresses.  Nelson Employment Agency.  Phono 27S.   �� : ! ;   AV* ANTED LABORERS AND TEAM-  sters for railroad construction. Help furnished free. Apply at Western Canadian  Employment  Oiiico,   Ward street,  Nelson.  AVANTED BOYS.-GOOD, ACTIA7BaIuJ  reliable boys to act as selling agents for  The Daily Tribune in every town in Kootenay and Yale districts.  3 ���        : LOST. ���������" ���'-   ��� .  LOST���ON STREET ON "~WEDNES-  day evening a Bank of Montreal bill for  $10. Reward by leaving Lull at Tribu io  ofiice. '  _\^NTBD���MII^C^ROPERTIES.  FREE,MILLING GOLD' PROPERTIES".  AVo aro anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospectors' Exchange, Nelson, B. C, Room 4,  K. AV. C. Block.  GOLD, COPPER, SILVER, LEAD  mines and prospects wanted. Send report  and samples to -Uie Prospectors' Exchange,  Nelson, B.  C, Room 4, K. AY.  C.  Block.  AVE HAVE INDIAN, CEYLON, AND  China teas in great variety, choicest quality. AVo inako a specialty.of blending teas  and soil them in any quantity at lowest  rales.  Kootenay Coffee  Company.-  JAPAN TEA OF ALL KINDS TO SUIT '  your   taste.   Sun   cured,-Spider   Leg,   Pan  Fired; in bulk or packages. Kootonay Coffee Company.  ���'..���.-��� "���".������������:   .���;���������.-.-"---.���  THAT FINE BLEND OF CEYLON TEA  we arc selling at 30 cents per pound is  giving the best of satisfaction to cur many  customers.   Kootenay   Coffeo   Company.  ���j_^_^__^-KNITURE. " '* ,  D. J. ROBERTSON & CO., FURNTTTTKhi  dealers,  undertakers and  embalmers.  Dav  'phone No. 292, night 'phone No. 207. Next  irew    postollico    building,   "Vornon    street, ���  Nelson.  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for -J. & J. "-TAYIOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  in (Bogut'town) Fairview Addition.  Ofiice  on  Baker   street,   west  of   Stanley  Street, Nelson.  ^DRiVYAGE.  FURNITURE, PIANOS,~Sj\.FES, ETC.,  moved carefully at reasonable rates. Apply J. T. Wilson, Phone -*70, Prosser's second Hand storo, Ward street.  __j[CE CREAM- AND FRUIT.  for comfort~a!^~convenlEn^  go 10 the ice cream parlors of'J. A. McDonald, Baker street, where every attention and requisite is supplied.  CHOP-HOUSE.  CHOP,     HOUSE.      JOHN  PIONEER  Spear  ���Bakei  Lunches . _.       parties supplied on" shortest notice  rear, proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,  .liter streot, Nelson. Open day and night  inches a specialty.  Picnic and ��� traveling  iveling  &3*.**-.*i**f.*&*.**&&&&*.*.*.*.*:*.&��  0      ' .      ��� &.  '!.��" " "*"       "      "   ~  91  ?f>=  91  H;H. PLAYFORD & CO. f  MADDEN   BLOCK  NELSON.  (!)  91  m  Hi  Hi  Hi  CIGAR 1  yti  Hi  iii  !f"  ���f>  if.  Two Suckers.  A Springfield (Illinois) man who is  very fond of fishing and avIio, while enjoying great sport fishing at Beardstown  on the Illinois river, went to the telegraph office and sent the following mt-s-  sage to his -wife: "I've got one. Weighs  seven pounds, an4.is a beauty." In reply came the following: "So have I.  Weighs 10 pounds. He isn't a beauty.  Looks like you."  * TOBACCO   AND  w  Jp MERCHANTS,  '-.���  91    ��    % P. O. Box 637. Telephone 117. $  *e.*.*&**.*:**'**&*.*.*:*.**.*.*.*.*f��V  *b 'b 'b *b *b *b *b *b *"��� *b 'b *b *b 'b 'b *b *b *b  *b Classified advertisements in- -i-  ��� sorted for ONE-HALF CENT A *  *���!���* word each insertion. No adver- 'b  'b tisement accepted for less than ���!-  ���b   25 cents. "b  'b -b -b * ������- -b -b.'b ���*:��� ���*:��� *b -I* -I- -b 'b *b -b ���!-   ARTICLES FOR SALK   SEWING MACHINES OF ALL KINDS  for rent at the Old Curiosity Shop.  J3 ��95; JRENT-   PLEASANT FURNISHED ROOM ON  Silica street, two doors wost of Josephine  street.  FURNISHED Fj*tONT ROOMS AND  sitting room to let; over Vanstone's drug  store; $2.50 per week.  SEVEN ROOM HOUSE ON CARBON-  ate street, betwoen Stanley and Kootenay  streets; bath room, hot and cold water.  Rent $25.  Inquire AV. P. Robinson, Nelson.  FURNISHED FRONT ROOM AVITH OR  without hoard. Apply four doors above  City Hall, A'ictoria street.  ���I* 4  '!-  *  ���I-  'b  -b  ���b  ���b -b -b *b 'b 'b *b *���!- -I- -I- *b -b ��!*��� -b. *b -b  Cards of Wholesale Houses, un- *b  der ��� classified heads, will be *  charged 50 cents a line per *  month. No advertisement accept- -b  ed for less than $1 per month. *b  ���b -b -b *b 'b -b -b *b -b 'b *b -b 'b -b -b -b 'b  ____ASSAYERS'  SUPPLIES. .-"      ~  XV. F.  TEEt5el^^  Baker    and    Josephine    stroets,    Nelson  whole-Bale   dealers   in   assayer's   supplios  Agents lor Denver Fire Clay Company if  Deaver, Colorado.   WMNI^IONJlERCHANTS.  II.  J. EVANS  & CO.-BAKER^TREET,  Nelson,     wholesale    dealors    in    liquors  cigars,' .-enient,   lire   brick   and   flro   clay  water   pipe   and   steel   rails,   and   genera  commission inorchaius.  KOpTI-JNAV ELl-UTKKJO S^PLlT"*  Construction Company.��� wnolesalo dealers  in telephones, aniiunclator-s,, bells, butteries, eloctrlc fixtures and appliances. Houston Block, Nolson.    LIQUORS  AND  DRY  GOODS.  TURNER,    BEISTON^t'^a^C^RNTiJH  Arprnon    and    Josephine    streets,    Nelson      n  wholesale dealers in liquors, cigars and dry     I  K?u$?,'_ Asents lor Pabst Brewing Company    1  of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Company of Calgary.   FRESH AND SALT MEATS.  P.   BORNSp&Tc^^^  Nelson,   wholesale   dealers   in   fresh   and  cured meats. Cold storage.  SEA'EN ROOM AND BASEMENT  house on the corner of Victoria and  Cedar streets; modern conveniences. S25.  Apply to J. Coxhead,  Cedar street.  Thorpe & Co. bottle it.. Ironbrew.  Is sold everywhere.  Ironbrew.  The new cooling drink, Ironbrew.  SIX ROOM COTTAGE AT BALFOUR  to let by tho month or for the season. Immediate possession. Good iishing. Apply  C. W. Busk. Kokan ee creek. Phone Ulia.  Or to R. 1-1. AVilliams, Baker street, Nelson.  THE LA.KI3     ..SHORE    ~BOARDlNCr  house at Moyie. 30 bedrooms. Apply J.  C.  Drewry, Rosslajid, . or    Lewis    Thomson,  Moyie.  ^RCHrTECTa.  A. C.  EWART.-ARCHITECT,  ROOM  Aberdeen Block, Bali.er -Street, Nelson.  WINES AND CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA WINE COMPANxIjIMI^  tod-Corner of Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesalo dealers in wines, case ana  bulk, and domestic and imported cigars.  HARDWARE AND MINING SUPPLIES  H. BYERS & CO.���CORNER BAKER  and Josephine streets, ���...eison, wholesale  dealers in hardware and mining supplies.  Agents for Giant Powder Company.  LAAVRENCE HARDWARE COMPANY���  Baker street, Nelson, wholesale dealers in  hardware and mining supplies, and water  and plumbers' supplies.  GROCERIES^  A.   MACDONALD   &   TO.-uoTtNER~OF  Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale  grocers   and   jobbers   in   blankets,   gloves,  mitts, boots, rubbers, mackinaws and min- '  ers' sundries.  KOOTENAY SUPPLY COMPANY, LIM-  Itod.���Vernon street, Nelson, wholesale  grocers.  JOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-FRONT  street. Nelson, wholesale grocers.  J. Y. GRIFFIN & CO.-FRONT STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in iiroY-'slons,  cured meats, butter and eggs;.


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