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Array ^r-^7rr:r7zr7��*rr^rxrrr^^r  fiiif.or.il p?diii!t!ilijf| of MMi't. Cuirm. in \m  $16,407,645  NINTH YEAR  Hs-f!V_��  *  ___*_C]-____*i/.!��j��fcj  Hlrtcral Produotlon bf Rboteitay Iq 1900  $10,562,032  NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, AUGUST; 10, 1901  FIVE CENTS  ACTIVE   MINING   DISTRICT  ' PILOT BAY AND ITS SURROUNDING CAMPS.  . The Excellent Results Obtained From  the Highlander Mine Is in a  Measure Responsible,  .. PILOT BAY, August- 7.���[Special to  The Tribune.] ��� Notwithstanding the  goneral feeling of uncertainty in the  mining industry, there is greater ac-  f, tivity in the district".surrounding..Pilot  Bay than has been evident for several  seasons. This condition is due primarily  to the excellent results obtained' in the  deep workings of the Highlander at  Ainsworth and to the many meritorious  showings " uncovered in. the Crawford  Creole section and other nearby points.  Work on the new tunnel of the Commonwealth is being rushed and the contractors expect to complete the first  200 feet in about two months.  Sawyer Brothers, who have taken a  contract for a 200-foot tunnel.cn the  Great Bane group, recently sold by them  and their co-owners to J. C. Drewry and  associates, have taken in a crew cf men  with supplies sufficient for three months  and will begin work to morrow. The  Great Dane, known��throughout the St.  ���Mary's district as tho "Big Galena," has  a good surface showing of oro, and tho  - new owners confidently expect to make  a mine out of the property.  E. C. Rose and R. A. Jackson have  completed the season's work on the  Xena and Wing groups in White Grouse,  besides doing assessment work on Henry  Roy's claims in that district, and yesterday took four men, with a complete  outfit, into St Mary's, where they own  several promising groups.' They will  devote the remainder of the season to  work on the Jackson and Mogul groups,  . .which lie on Bulldog mountain between  the west and north branches of the St.  Mary's. , Bach of these groups has an  immense ledge of quartz carrying copper pyrites' and gold. .The .Mogul shaft,  ~ begun, last fall, is to be deepened from  15 feet to G5 feet, while the tunnel, on  tho Jackson- ledge,' noiv'in. 20 feet, is to  be extended 50 or (50 feet. The difficulty of transporting supplies proves a  licavy handicap in working these claims,  in common with many others in St.  Mary's, but the owners expect that this  season's work will show results sufficiently favorable to justify thorough  development.  ��� Considerable attention is being paid  to .the copper ledge which runs frcm  Canyon creek to Sawyer creek. Many  claims' have been staked on the load,  and wherever the ledge has been opened  up good ore is to be seen. The biggest  showing'is undoubtedly that on the Climax group at tho head of the right hand  branch of Sawyer creek. This group  of four claims is owned by Fred Coglc,  Sawyer Brothers and W.. T. Dickson.  In the various places where it has been  uncovered the ledge shows a width of  four to seven feet, the filling being  ���quartz and yellow copper. The owners  claim the ore assays 2 1-2 to 22 por cent  copper, ;13 to 30 ounces of silver ar.d  from a trace to $9 in gold to the ton,  =^vJtlwan^ayerage^QCJ_0=p.eiLJ3.ent^.c_oppj*Lr..  Two thousand dollars have been expended on this group. A 20-foot tuunel,  giving 25 feet of depth, has cut the vein,  the face being all in ore. -  Below the Climax lies the Atlantic  ptoup of four claims, with a lodge of  the same character, and somewhat  greater average width. The ore is said  to assay about tho same as that of the  Climax and the showing is nearly as  good. On the Atlantic there is a crosscut tunnel 40 feet long, which is expected to cut the vein within a few feet.  From surface workings on this property  about four cars of ore have been taken.  These two ledges may be worked by  tunnels at a depth of over 1500 feet.  Smoke from bush fires around Crawford Bay hangs over the lake. Several  ranchers have suffered by me burning  of outbuildings and timber.  Lumbering operations around Kootenay lake are now about over for the season. The aggregate cut of logs is very  high, being estimated at 8,000.000 feet.  A great quantity of shingle bolts and  railroad ties have also been brought  out. .     -   "  John McKane returned yesterday  from Spring Creek, whither he went  to examine some galena properties.  Work on the Silver Hill tramway  is expected to begin in a few days.  Trackmen G-o Back to Work  The officials of the Canadian Pacific  railway report the trackmen's strike  as lifted on the branches of the Kootenay section of the Columbia river. The  men on the Rossland branch have been  at work for the past week, and on the  Columbia & Western branch from West  Robson to Greenwood the foremen have  been gradually resuming work. Yesterday morning there were but three of the  old track foremen out, but by noon yesterday all were reported to be back at  work. This is the report of H. L. Johnson, the roadmaster on the Columbia &  Western section. The last foreman to  resume work was the man stationed at  Farron, and at noon yesterday Mr. Johnson reported every man at work and  added that he had a couple of good foremen to spare. On the branches this  side of the Columbia a very different  condition of affairs exists, but the ofli-  ���cials are hopeful that within the ensuing week work upon these branches 1  will bo generally resumed, but it is  likely that several new men will be required, as many of the old foremen have  left for other parts.  Reid's Great Power Scheme.  J. Keith Reid continues to keep his  power scheme before the city council.  This time he is writing from Montreal  and he incloses an indorsement of his  scheme from the manager of the Laurie  Engine Company of Montreal. This gentleman says he has very carefully gone  into the plans prepared by Mr. Reid for  the installation of a power plant, using  under-shot wheels with improved floats  upon, a double-hulled scow moored in  the swift water, and lie gives it as his  opinion that no part of the plans present  at.3' mechanical difficulties. With the  plans shown, and a . 12-mile current,  there should not be the least difficulty  in developing 500 horse power. This  opinion is of interest, inasmuch as It  differs from the opinion of almost every  other engineer who has 'given the  scheme of Mr. Reid any serious consideration whatever, but it will scarcely  have the effect of inducing the council  to give it any countenance.  Annual Election.of Officers  The annual   meeting   of the   Nelson  Operatic Society was held yesterday afternoon and was largely attended.   The  election of officers for the ensnins. year  resulted as follows: Honorary president, G. V. Holt; president, Dr. LaBau;  vice-presidents'. Hamilton Byers and S.  S. Taylor; manager, Melville Parry; secrotary, T. G. Haultain; committee, J.  C. T. Crofts, H. A. Stewart, J. S. Car-  tor, T. Morley, J. M. Lay, R. A. Weir, A.  R. Sherwood and D. A. McFarland. It  was decided to produce an opera about  the middle of November. Numerous  operas were suggested, but the final decision will bo made at another general  meeting of tho members of the society.  A FRENCHMAN IN AMERICA  WORKMEN ARE NOT HOSTILE TO  MONEYSD ARISTOCRACY.  ,  Can Ail Be Carnegies if They Work  Hard, Are Frugal and Have  Luck on Their Side.  Ordered to Panama,  SAN DIEGO, Cal., August 9.--The  United States ship Ranger, now at' this  port, v.rill probably leave for Panama  in. a'day or two to protect American interests during the present revolt in Colombia. Captain Field, commanding,'has  orders to be ready to go to sea at once.  The vessel can leave within 24 hours if  ordered. She is taking three months'  provisions.  Eastern Baseball.  National���Philadelphia 13, New York  ���2;. Brooklyn 4,'Boston-,3.;_, Chicago.,,4,  Pittsburg 1;  St. Louis 13, Cincinnati 6.  American���Baltimore 11, Boston 9;.  Philadelphia 5, Washington 4; Detroit  12, Chicago 1; Cleveland 8, Milwaukee 3.  Eastern���Rochester 14; Providence (5.  THE GGLGMBIA REVOLUTION'  Washington Officials Perplexed.  WASHINGTON, August 9.���Neither  the state nor tho navy departments were  able to throw any light upon the president's dispatch from Willemstad, stating  that the Venezuela government an-~  nounced that **. new Colombian invasion  occurred yesterday near Colon. An explanation suggested was that the Colon  mentioned was not that on the isthmus,  but some" obscure place along the Venezuelan frontier. No further official reports have come regarding the situation  -On_the~isthmus-and_the_officials_apnear_  content to rest for the present with  what has already been done in preparing  to protect American interests. They  don't regard the situation as serious,' but  desire to be ready'if it should become  serious.: The batleship Wisconsin had  not reported her departure to the navy  department during the early part of tho  clay, but it is expected that she will be  on her way south very soon. As San  Francisco is over 3000 miles from Panama the battle ship will probably proceed further down the coast, probably  to San Dieso, California, -and there  await developments on the isthmus. The  navy department has not yet decided  whether commander Nathan Sargeant  will take the Machias all the way down  to the isthmus or bo succeeded by some  other officer.  WASHINGTON, August 9���The situation in Colombia and Venezuela continued to occupy much of the attention  of officials here today and while it was  not felt that affairs had reached a serious aspect, yet it was appreciated that  both the official and unofficial advices  indicated a condition of affairs which  might mean war between Colombia and  Venezuela, complicated by revolutionary  outbreaks in both countries. During the  day the state- department received a  .rather lengthy mail communication from  consul general Gudger at Panama, and  though this was dated nearly a month  ago it told of the landing of a revolutionary expedition and expressed the  current belief held at Panama that this  would be followed by other expeditions.  The department also received a letter  from J. Edward Simmons of New York,  president of the Pan-American railroad,  confirming his communication of yesterday relative to the trouble on the  isthmus and stating that the superintendent of the road had advised him as  to the depredations of an insurgent band  which did not number, however, much  over 50 men. The more serious aspect  of the matter was presented in the press  dispatches from Willemstad, stating that  the Colombians again had invaded Venezuela. There was no official confirmation as to this and If it should prove  true there seems little chance of avoiding an open conflict between these two  countries, as such an invasion of Colombia would be in itself an act of war.  PARIS, August 9.���The Echo de Paris  today prints a long interview with the  French ambassador to the United States,  M. Jules Cambon, during which he says  on tho subject of the steel strike, that  the workman in America is not hostile  to the moneyed aristocracy and believes that with intelligence and good  luck he may also become.a Carnegie.  So, Instead of being jealous, he says  that Carnegie .played his game fairly.  M. Camboii is also quoted as saying:  "Europeans have no idea how hard  Americans, both- rich and poor, work.  Tho Fr.ench people are not aware how  many French there are in America, especially the descendants of French people. A large part of tne United States  was settled by the French and if their  descendants have not reserved that language they still love France. The  Americans speak English, but they are  not English. The whole efforts of the  Americans have been, to weld into a  single metal the French, English and  Germans who compose the nation. The  French language is popular. If the educated young women of France who are  vainly seeking employment in schools  would go to America they could easily  gain a good living there as teachers.  The Americans, perhaps, are inclined to  reproach the French with, remembering  too well what they did for America.  Still the cultured classes know, what  America owes to France."  Describing the country M. Cambon  says: "When one returns to Europe  after living with the Americans, everything here looks small. America is so  colossal aud so young that she has many  other surprises in store for the Euro-  iiean."  The Police Theory.  SAN .FRANCISCO, August 9.���The  theory upon which the detectives are-  now 'working Is -that the recent smelter  robbery was executed by one man only.  It is thought that the two-bars of gold  found on the waters' edge were placed,  there designedly for the purpose of ere-'  atlng the impression that the gold had  been carried away in a boat. On this  hypothesis a strict search is being made  near the scene of the robbery, for the  stolen property.  John Winters, alias . "Buck" Taylor,  now in custody, is claimed by the police to have beer, the man who planned  and executed the robbery of the Selby  smelter at Vallejo, which netted ?2S3.-  000. The stolen bullion, the police believe, is buried near Winters' cabin, not  far from the smelting- works, or sunk  in the shallow waters of the bay near  by. Winters is a man of some education,  but from the day he landed in America  from Prussia he has led a roving life,  seldom staying more than a few months  in any city. Since he arrived in Crockett, several years ago, he has lived a  hermit's life.  rolled over her beam ends, and before  she could recover a large roller caused  her to turn turtle.  The steamer Alexander Berry was  dashed on the rocks near Shell harbor  during the gale and four men were  drowned���captain Marshall, engineer  Bartlett, fireman W. Pearce. John Pratt  and, J. Jensen, seamen.  The,bark Passe Partout from Puget  Sound to Sydney with lumber was  caught in the gale and was almost a  wreck when picked up and towed to  New Castle.  The wreck of the bark Norden, off the  entrance to Suva, Fiji, was,also reported. She was a total loss, but her crew  of 13 were saved and taken to Sydney.  En Route to Cronberg.  LONDON, August 9.���King Edward,  queen Alexandra, princess Victoria,  prince Nicholas of Greece and a distinguished"-'-official'.narty" left London tonight for Port Victoria. All will sleep  on.board the yacht-that awaits the king  and< sail for Flushing tomorrow morning. Their majesties will be welcomed  on tlieir arrival at Flushing by vice admiral Kennedy and other high naval  personages. There will be r.o salutes,  however, or other demonstrations. The  royal party will proceed to Cronberg  and thence to Potsdam for the funeral  next Tuesday.  Discredit the Rumor  LONDON, Aurrust 9.���The war office  has received no advices.giving color to  the rumor circulated by' a news agency  in the United States that lord Kitchener  has been wounded in' a skirmish with  the Boers. The rumor is officially discredited. Lord .Kitchener's customary  dispatches reached the war office this  afternoon and contained no reference to  any accident to him.  WILL STAND BY STRIKERS  FEDERATION OF LABOR TO LEND  FINANCIAL SUPPORT, *  Strongest Labor Organization in America Allies Itself With the Amalgamated Association.  Claims Bresci Was Not the Man.  NEW YORK, August 9.���Alexander  Segura, a detective in the employ of  the Italian government, is credited by  the Journal and Advertiser with the  statement that Bresci was not the man  who killed king Humbert of Italy. The  man who killed Humbert is, according  to Segura, one Luigi Granottia,'a former  .comrade of Bresci in Paterson, who  stood .at Bresci's side when the latter  fired on the king. Granottia is said to  have fired the fatal shot after Bresci  had thrice discharged his revolver without effect. This discovery was made  by Segura, he maintains, while he was  working in the guise of a silk mill hand  among the anarchists of Paterson.  - ��� pittSBURG; August- '9.--^There' were  gravely important developments in the  strike situation today. The United  States Steel Corporation moved decisively in its strike campaign with a peremptory order directing that ��� the great  Dewees wood plant at McKeesport be  dismantled and removed to the Kiski-  menetas valley.  President Gompers of tho American  Federation of Labor, after a two days'  conference with president Shaffer and  his associates, issued a formal statement  tonight speciiically pledging the federation to the moral and financial support  of the Amalgamated Association. His  written review c!' tho train of events  loading u;. to the industrial quarrels  sustains the course of the Amalgamated  Association and declares tliat nothing  remains for labor but a battle for the  cause cf unionism. The ��� official announcement' of the ordoi* to dismantle  the Dewees wood plant came this afternoon toward the close of an otherwise  uneventful day and its importance was  ^such_that_it^claimed_the,serious-consid^  eratlon of the men on either side of the  great industrial conflict now being  wa_red here.  The Cyclers  PROVIDENCE, R. I.,, August 9.���Bobby Walthour defeated Moran in the 25-  mile motor-paced race at the Coliseum  tonight by four laps. The southerner  gave a fine exhibition of pace following  and lowered all the state records from  eight miles up, making the 25 miles  in 33 minutes 9 seconds. This is the  world's record on a six-lap track.  NEW YORK. August 9.���On the indoor cycle track at Madison Square Garden ' tonight Frank Kramer of East  Orange, N. J., won the half-mile circuit  championship, beating Tom Cooper of  Detroit by five open lengths in the final  heat.    Time 1:09 2-5.  WASHINGTON, August 9.���Will stinson of Cambridge, Mass., tonight won  the 20-mile motor-paced race from Archie McEachran at the Coliseum.  Storms Off Australian Coast.  VICTORIA, August 9.���Heavy gales  off the Australian coast during early  July caused the loss of several vessels  and the loss of a number of lives. The  steamer Manley was wrecked off the  entrance to Sydney heads and 50 passengers and her crew spent an awful  night in the gale before reaching shore.  During the same gale the tug Protector turned turtle while entering Ballina  harbor and six men were drowned. They  were captain J. J. Lewis, engineer Ben  Walton, fireman John Vickey, T. Tobia-  son and D. Phillips, deck hands. The  tug was crossing the bar when the seas 1  DISASTERS ON  THE  RAIL  Smashups North and South.  CHICAGO, August 9.���Advices received from Galveston, Texas, from Sabine,  says the correspondent of the Record-  Herald, state that the southbound  Southern Pacific passenger train from  Beaumont to Sabine pass fell through  the bridge over Keith lake bayou, seven  miles north of that place yesterday. The  entire train was precipitated into the  bayou, almost sinking out of sight.  Thirty passengers were aboard and had  It not been for the tug Earnest being  anchored near by with a fishing party  aboard thoy would have perished in the  water. The members of the fishing  party and the crew.of the tug hastened  to the rescue of those on the train and  succeeded in getting all the passengers  out. Holes were cut through the roof  of the cars. . <  BATAVIA, N.Y., August 9.���The! two  rear cars and observation coach and a  Pullman parlor car on the Lehigh Valley's eastbound Black Diamond express  jumped the track and broke loose from  the balance of the train at North Leroy,  10 miles east of Batavia, shortly after  noon today. The parlor car remained  on the ties and no person in it was injured, but the observation car plunged  down the embankment and dropped over  on its side in the ditch. .It was badly  demolished, but only eight of its occupants were injured and they were not  seriously. The injured who sustained  only bruises and small cuts about the  head and body were: Mr. and Mrs.  Fred Keener of Lakewood, N. J.; Mr.  and Mrs. Luke Johnson of Lakewood,  N. J.; F. M. Crane, Brooklyn; L. W.  Pop, Brooklyn, and George M. Bently,  Pullman car conductor, and L. M. Amos,  porter. Their wounds were dressed by  doctors summoned from Leroy, and they  proceeded on the unwrecked portion of  the train, which went on to New York.  The cause of tho accident is a mystery.  Where the observation car went down  the embankment the rails seem to have  spread towards the edge.  TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM  FROM   VARIOUS    QUARTERS   OF  ���     THE  GLOBE,  Interesting Occurrences of Yesterday  Condensed and Printed in a  General Way.  .SYRACUSE, N..Y.. August 9.���Mrs.  Sarah Cobler of East Verona was yesterday gored to death by a hull. ..The wo-  ; man, who was S3 years old and deaf, was  attacked while picking berries. Her  body was terribly, mutilated.   '..-.''  , WILLEMSTAD, Island of Curacoa,  August 9.���The .Venezuelan government  announces that a new Colombian invasion occurred yesterday morning .near  Colon. The invading force is commanded by the Colombian minister of war.  ���: -LIME.SPRINGS, Col., August 9.���Fire  today destroyed the main business portion of Lime Springs. Fourteen busi-  k ness houses were burned, leaving only  two banks and a hardware store standing. The total less is estimated at $150,-  000, partially insured.  TIEN TSIN, August 9.���General Mai  returned here and professes to have  killed and dispersed hundreds of Boxers" and brigands. The harvest prospects in southwest districts of the province of Chi Li and in the province of  Ho-Nan are excellent.  .CHICAGO, August 9.���George H. Phillips, speaking for his firm, which recently suspended operations on the board  of trade because of confusion of accounts, today declared that every customer having a claim against the company will be paid in' full.  WASHINGTON, August 9.���Commissioner Yerkes of the International Revenue Bureau has held that a dealer in  "puts," "calls" and "spreads" is subject  to the special tax and stamp tax under  the first clause of paragraph three, section eight, of the Act of 1S9S.  MEDICINE LODGE. Kan., August 9.���  David Nation today brought suit for a  divorce from his wife, Mrs. Carrie Nation, the temperance crusader. ' The petitioner alleges that his wife held him  up to public ridicule, neglected her family duties and abandoned his home.  _ . SAIGON,. French Cochin. China,. Aug.  9:���Prince l-ien'ry of Orleans died at'3:30  p. m. today. Prince Henry of Orleans  was the eldest son of the duke of Or-  treuse and' cousin of the duke of Orleans. Ho was boni in 1S67 and was not  married. The prince had been dangerously ill for some time past.  CHAMPAGNE, 111., August 9.���The  business part of Rantoul, a town of 3000,  was destroyed by fire today. Telegraph  communication was cut off almost at  the beginning of the fire and details are  lacking. The fire started in a grain  elevator. Tho Illinois Central depot  burned next and the flames spread to the  business -.ection.  ��� BREMERHAVEN, August 9.���The  Gorman steamer Palatia, which sailed  from Tien Tsin June 11th with the remains of baron von Kotteler, the German minister at Pekin, who was murdered in the early days of the' Chinese  trouble, on board, arrived here this  morning and baron von Kettelcr's body  was brought ashore.  PARIS, August 9.���The Franco-Turk-  ish__lncLdont,__gno_*-\_i_Qg_.oiit_;o.tUthe__.cla_ims__I  of the Quay Company (French) at Constantinople, is likely to be promptly  solved. The correspondent of the Associated Press learns from the foreign office that M. Delcasse, the minister of  foreign affairs, has insisted that the  Turkish ambassador here make a definite reply to his demands by August 15.  LONJDON, August 9.���The British foreign ofiice is telegraphing to sir Ernest  Satow, the minister of Great Britain at  Pekin, in order to ascertain the reason  for his refusal to sign the Chinese settlement protocol, ln view of this fact,  lord Cranborne, the under secretin*:.' of  tlio foreign office, has requested Henry  Norman,, Liberal, to postpone his interrogation'" on tho subject in the houso of  commons until  Monday.  EDINBURG. August 9.���The court of  sessions has dismissed tho claim of the  Free'' Church of Scotland against the  United Free Church. The plnintiffs arc  a minority who refused to participate in  tho union of tho Freo Church and the  United Presbyterian Church. They  claimed all the property and funds of  the Free Church from the date of union  and asked for the rescinding of tlio acts  of the united assembly.  PARIS, August 9.��� M. Santos-Dumont.  finding that the envelope of his balloon  has sustained so much damage that it is  inadvisable to sew it together, has ordered a new one. work on which has already begun. It will have about the  same volume as the one which burst  yesterday, but instead of being cylindrical in form it will be ellipsidal. M.  Chambre. who is making it, constructed  the balloon for the Andre polar expedition and promises that the new envelope will be ready September 1st.  SOUTHAMPTON, L. I., August 9.���  Play was continued today in **.ll the  events of the lawn tennis tournament  on tlie courts of the Meadow Club for  the Long Island championship. Perfect  weather brought out a largo gallery and  allowed the contestants to finish their  matches with rapidity. The two semifinal matches in the championship singles resulted in victories for William J.  Clothier, the Philadelphia.!., who holds  the Pennsylvania State title, and William A. Lamed, the veteran.  WASHINGTON. August 9.���Tho state  department has published the following:  "A cable received from Mr. Rockhill late  yot-terday reports that the delay in signing the final protocol of agreement between the powers and China is due to  objections raised by Great Britain  against the international commission for  tlie revision of the ta"iff. The British  government asks the reconsideration of  some clauses as to which no agreement  had been heretofore reached on account  of the opposition of several of the pow-  ers."  LONDON,'.'August 9.���At the Mansion  house police court today James McDonald, a waiter, was remanded on his own  confessioh, on the charge of holding up  the Bank of Portland, Oregon, in December and stealing ��900. McDonald  professes to have robbed the West Lumber Company of Portland, Oregon, and  not the Bank of Portland He says he  spent his share of the proceeds in Germany and Is anxious to be repati lated  The" United States embassy has cabled  an inquiry of the subject to Washing-  - ton. :. '.-  RED LODGE, Mont, August 9 ���Twenty Finlanders employed by the Rocky  Fork Coal Company have been thrown  into a wild state of excitement by the  shooting and killing of Alex Matson  by under-sheriff William Gebo Matson  resisted arrest and attacked Gebo The  dead man's friends' threaten to lynch  Gebo and another officer if the coronet's  jury should exonerate the under sheriff  While the hearing was in progress sheriff Potter . shot and killed an alleged  horse thief, known as Tod Sloan The  latter shooting added to the excitement  and further trouble is feared  MELBOURNE. August 9���The house",  of representatives today passed the second reading of the Australian defense  bill. Edmund Barton, the premier, made  a speech, durint. the course of **-hich he  said the standing armv contemplated  was only a sufficient foice to guarantee  the ports and to serve as milttarv instructors for the levees to be called out  in case the first line-of defense, the  navy, was broken. The clause providing for calling out ot. men from 18 to  60 years of age was simply inserted to  demonstrate to the world what Australia would do in time of emergency Tho  cost of the navy would be about �� 1,000,-  000 annually.  KITCHENER MEANS BUSINESS  BOERS MUST SURRENDER BEFORE  SEPTEMBER 15th.  Or  Be   Permanently .Banished   From  O  South Africa and Their Property  Taxed for Expenses  Police Officers in V r* Tot1-*.  NEW YORK, "August 9���Disclosures  involving attempts to buy up an officer  of.the Society, for' the Prevention of  Crime and-implicating men on duty at  police headquarters and several **ei-  geants in the tipping off of gambling  houses previous to contemplated, raids  followed the arrest today of Edgar A  -Whitney and E. Bergdoff alleged .to be  members of a secret bmeau in this city,  on "a" charge of conspiiacy and aiding  and abetting gamblers. The men 1.010  arraigned before justice Jeiome and each  one held in $3000 bail.  EASTERN CANADIAN  NEWS  Wired- in Brief.  TORONTO, August 9.���Di O F McDonald committed suicide yestciday afternoon,* using a shotgun He was demented as a result of la gi lppe  OTTAWA,' August 9.���Ti oopei N Hill  of the South African constabulaty died  of enteric fever at Krugcisdorp on Aug  3d. Ho is the son of Thomas H'll of  Virden,. Man.  TORONTO, August 9.���Joseph Chambers, lineman, fell from a ladder 20 feet  this morning, striking on his head He  died en route to the hospital He leaves  a wife#r.nd three small children  SYDNEY, C. B., August 9���Two hun-  =dred=laboi*ers=employed-at the coke ovens  at the Dominion Iron and Steel Company are out on strike. They want an  increase in wages from $135 to $155  with $2 on Sundays.  MONTREAL, August 9 ���Count F  Mazza, the new Italian consul genet al,  arrived this morning. His (list lnqun*.  from the acting consul genei al was .is  to the truth of the repo't crci'toted in  Italy that Italians in Canada weie stalling to death. He-was assuiod it was  untrue.  MONTREAL, August . ���An OtLiva  special announces that the population  of Canada will be in round figtucfa -5 100 -  000. It is expected that thcte will be  a reduction in mctnbeis of commons  from Ontario and the ni.'iitnnc piov-  irices, the west and Yti'-on icconing  representatives.  TORONTO, August 9.���At the Apple  Shippers' convention heie todav .1 ic-  port was presented showing that the  average condition of ci o'is 111 Canada  and the United States vv.is 10 pet cont  Ontario's average is onlv V> per cent,  Nova Scotia, 75 per cent, Caliioinia  highest, 90 per cent.  HALIFAX. August 9���Mis Ft ed  Shepperd was drowned at Now Glasgow  yesterday in a heroic effoit to save her  boy from drowning. The boj had tallen  into a quarry in which weie 10 feet of  water. The mother plunged 111 aftci him  and managed to hold him till assistance  arrived. The boy was saved, but the  mother's strength was exhausted and  she was drowned.  PETERSBORO, Out, August 1 ��� Miss  Bessie Dixon, daughter of lohn Dixon  of Maple Creek. N. W. T, was di owned  in Lake Chemong yesterday monnn*-.'  She was out with her uncle A ID Dixon  of this city, and was returning home,  when Miss Dixon caught a fish, the lust  one in her life, and becoming excited  caused the boat to upset, with the above  result.  Boer Retaliation.  LONDON. August 10.���According to a  dispatch to the Daily Mail from Lorenzo  Marque*., the Boers aro reported to have  captured and shot in cold blood a lieutenant and trooper of Stienacker's Horse  in revenge for their being instrumental  in shooting a Boer dispatch rider.  LONDON, August 9���The reasons of  the government for the proclamation of  lord Kitchener of August 7th, as contained in a parliamentai y paper just  issued are sot forth in a pieamble to  the proclamation as follows*  "Whereas, the late Orange Free State  and South  Afncan republic have been  annexed   to   his   majesty's   dominions,  and, whereas,  his majesty's forces' are  and  have   been  for  some  considerable  time in complete possession of the seat  of   government   of   both   the   aforesaid  teintones, with their public offices and  the whole machineiy of administration,  as  well  as  of  all  the  principal  towns  and  the  whole   of  the  railways;   and,  whereas, a great majority of the burghers  of  the two  late  lepubhcs,  to   the  number of 33,000, exclusive of those who "*  have fallen m the war, are now either  pnsoners of war or have submitted,ito  his majesty's government and are liv- <  ing peaceably in towns and camps under control of his'majesty's forces, and,  wheroas,  the  burghers  of  the late republics still in arms aie not only few  in number, but have lost almost all their  guns and munitions of war and are de-,-'  void   of  legulai   military  organization,'   ���  and are, therefore, unable ��� to carry on    '  regular warfare or to offer any organ- "'-  lzed resistance to his majesty's forces  in any pait of the country, and, whereas, those burghcis who aie still in arms,  though unable to cairy on regular war-  faie   continue to make isolated attacks .  upon small posts and detachments of his  majesty's forces, to plunder or destioy  pioperty  and   to  damage  railway  and  telegraphic   lines,    and,   whereas,   the  country is thus kept in a state of disturbance   checking   the   resumption   of   ���  agiicnltmal    and    industrial    pursuits;  '  and .ivheieas   his majesty's government  is detei mined to put-an end to a state  of things which is aimlessly prolonging  bloodshed  and   destiuction and   afflicting nun upon a great majority of the  inhabitants who are anxious to live in  peace and earn a lnchhood  for themselves and thei  families, and, whereas,  it is just to proceed against those still  lcsisting  and   csoe'cially  against  those  persons   who,   being   in   a   position   of  authority, aie iesponsible for the continuance of the piesent state of lawlessness, and aie instigating their followers  to continue their hopeless lesistance to  his majesty's goi eminent, theiefore lord  Kitchenei  issues this pioclamation*  "All commandants, field coi nets anil  Ieadeis of **"**ed bands bein_r burghers  of the late lepubhcs and still engaged in  resisting his majesty's foiccs, whether  111 the Oiancrc Rivei Colony or the  Tiansvaal poition of his majesty's South  African dominions and all membets of  the governments of the late Oiange Fiee  State and Tiasvaal shall unless they  suriendei before September 15th, be permanently banished fiom South Africa.  The cost of the maintenance of the fam-  -ilies of-a!l_buighers-in_thc���field -who���  haie not sin tendered by Scptembei loth  shall be ieco\ernble fiom such buigheis  and shall be a chaige upon their prop-  ettv, lemovablc or immovable, in the  two colonics "  The pielinnnaiy coiiespondenco shows  that the pioclamation is based upon suggestions whicli the government of Natal  foiwaided to colonial secietary Chamberlain July 2'lth, and that the date.  September 15th, was recommended by  loid Milnei  The aftoi noon newspapers comment  appiovingh upon the piocl.iniation of  loid Kitchenei E\en the Westminster  Ga/cttc saj.s theie is no fault to find  with it. no: is thoio any ob'ection to  make on the scoie of justice It thinks,  lioweiei that it is extiemely doubtful  if it will have any effect in shortening  tho war Most of the Boois are alieady  completely 1 tuned and nothing distiains  them on ..count of the devastation of  the countii The Globe r_,iys the pioclamation is as judicious as it is drastic,  and that the only Question is whether it  is stiong enough, adding, "Not e\en the  wildest run-Boo' <***n find fnilt wth it  on the scoic of inhumanity It has long  been obvious that such a step was impel ativo in ot dot to aioid \w.n upon the  inhabitants desirous of peace "  Britannia Mine Sold.  VANCOUVER, August 9���[Special to  The Tribune ]���The Bntannia mine sale  was completed today Robinson, lepre-  senting F August Heinze, seemed $100,-  000 woith ot stock, giving the Montana  people a contioiling inteiest, with the  moie th**n one-thud shaie in the total  stock which they previously owned A  smeltei will be elected and the mine  iapidl>  developed  W H Aunstiong is obtaining foie-  shoic pi iv lieges for tho old smelter site  111 tho east end for the establishment of  a laige industiv theie The exact na-  tuic of the woiks proposed is not yet  announced.  Tenders have been called for in the  Old Country for the construction of a  new fast trans-Pacific steamer addition  to the Empress fleet. The contract has  not yet been awarded. The vessel will  be GO feet longer than the present Empresses and nine feet greater beam. She  must make 20 knots on her trial trip  and 18 regular running at sea.  rj\  :l  m  1 ��  f �����* 1  j- ii  1  tfj 'l��/-!^S��v_^Z;��-f^',~:'*>��^~--'��^ -'"* **-���   *~*^*^^*r?*&^'r.*~r**f*0VTcrj!iB**J  wis ��ittroii ��jttsp��,"a a, smjhui& aimw m, uoi  CLEAR  OUT  TtdM W-jfili W�� ttt'H liiilU.Hl..  cletmiiico hvlUh of tt few  Micclul lines of goods. Wo  aie offering BABY CARRIAGES AND GO-CARTS  nt t._.eeptionull\ low prices to clear. This  is. .1 Une of good*, that we do not intend to  replace, so we have cut the regular prices  ln half: but even at that wc do not stick,  because we want the room they occupy.  We also have .some choice literature, just  the thing for bummer reading, light, breezy  and refreshing jV few 50 cent numbers are  offered :it 10 cent*, to clear out. AVe lind our  store wretchedly small for tho large stock  n e carry. That Is why we have to make  these sacrilices.  THOMSON STATMEBY CO. Ltd  r*i\vo-*TO RUNT.    NELSON. B. C.  * * * * * * -.** * * * * * * * * *  Display advertisements run  regularly will be changed as often as requned and will be inserted in the Daily Tribune for  ?4 per inch per month; if in-  seited for less than a month, 25  cents per inch each insertion.  j. -j. .j. .j..;. .j. .j.._. 4. ���*. .j. .j- <i* ������� ���_�� ���%��� *]  m  h.  I'  j*?  l-v* .  I'Vl   >  if  r-  I  k'  \w  ��  No person should be admitted to membership in a trades union unless able  and willing to pass an examination as  to competency.   A trades union working  ���f     card should be a certificate of competency, and the person who carried one  should not be ashamed to show the card  when applying for work.   Much of the  ���     friction that has arisen in Kootenay was  caused by the admission to labor unions  1   of  persons  who  were not qualified to  become   members  of  the  unions  they  joined.   At the last session of the legis-  latuie the Coal  Mines Regulation Act  was amended, and provision was "made  for the examination of coal miners, fire-  bosses, overmen, and shot lighters.   .On  -and after January 15th next no person  "   will be employed in any coal mine in  the province of British Columbia as a  >    coal miner,, hreboss, overman, or shot  lighter who is  not in possession of a  certificate of competency.    Such certificate of competency will be granted by  a board of five examiners, .to be con-  .   stituted at each mine, one appointed by  the government, two by the owner or  l     "manager of the mine, and two by miners  ���J    actually working m the mine;  and no  certificate is to be granted to any person who does not satisfy the'majority  ,   of the board of examiners that he is  sufficiently conversant with the English  -  language and with the provisions of the  ;-    acts reletting to coal mining and rules  and   regulations   made   thereunder,   to  render  his  employment  as  such. safe.  Similar legislation might not work an  . injury to other trades and callings.  The last issue of the Mining Record  , of Victoria (which, by the way, is fast  becoming the equal of any mining pub-  - 'lication in America) contains the financial statement of the North Star Mining Company, which- operates the celebrated  Noith  Star  group *of  mines  at  ��� 'Kimberley in East Kootenay. For the  twelve months ending May 31st, 1901,  the company shipped ore of the value of  $719,195.51. The cost of mining, developing, and prospecting is put down at  $75,43183, and the amount paid over  for freight and treatment-is given at  $354,324.27. The government was paid  $0950.33 ore tax, and the directors got   $4000_as_fees AlLother=.expenses=-total=  $2256.12. Under the taxation laws of  British Columbia the North Star paid 2  per cent on the value of. the ore after  the cost of freight and treatment was  deducted, which amounted to $354,324.27..  The tax therefore was paid on the difference between that amount and the  amount received from the ore shipped,  that is, $719,195.51. The difference  amounts to $364,871.24; 2 per cent on  which is $7297.42. The difference be-  . tween this sum and the sum actually  paid is explained by the fact that the  tax.was but 1 per cent for three months  of the year. In Montana, where the tax  is 3 per cent on the net returns, the  same ore values would have paid  $8286.98 taxes, or $1000 more than in  British Columbia under the 2 per cent  tax.   In March, 1900, Red Mountain at Rossland was like an armed camp.    Guards  were everywhere, over 30 having been  sworn in in two weeks as special policemen by the city authorities.    They  were under a sergeant, and he took his  orders from Le Roi McDonald and War  Eagle Kirby.    Arms were secreted on  ���the premises of the War Eagle company!     Winchester   rifles   and   sawed-off  shotguns   and   44   Colt's   were  handy.  But,   in   time,   the    guards   were    discharged.    The   Winchester   rifles   and  ..awed-off shotguns and 44 Colt's were  laid aside until they would  be needed.  The Northport strike followed in about  a year, and it is generally believed the  arms and  ammunition were  smuggled  across the line in ore cars so as to be  useful   in   breaking  that   strike.    But  there are people in Rossland who imagined the rifles and shotguns and revolvers were still on Red Mountain, and  a search was made for them on Thursday.   The only weapons found, however,  fvere champagne bottles-���a much more  ijcs.1 !���/ w-<si,.r.., Uian oluiw a WhRtetsr  rifle ol' u Colt's revolver.  The strike. .It the Northport smelter  commenced about two months ago, and  the United States has been pretty well  scoured for men to take the places of  the strikers. Men were brought to North-  port from Redding, California, only to  quit when (the condition of affairs was  explained to them. Men were brought  from Leadville, Colorado, herded like  convlcta, and they quit when they found  that they had been deceived. Men were  brought from Duluth, Minnesota, and  they refused to go farther than Spokane,  when they learned the true condition  of affairs. There should be a judge in  the United States willing to issue an  injunction restraining the agents of corporations like the Northport smelter  from making false representations to  laboring men. Government by injunc  tion should work both ways.  <*.< $ >J* ��.���* -j' * *j* �� 'P # ��!���< J& -<*��� -i- -j*��>- ��i< ��J��  * Cla&aifU'tl   advertiH-jinehtg   In*  * serted for ONE-HALF CENT A  * word each insertion.   No adver-  * tisement accepted for less than  ���*_*���   25 cents.  * * * *b * * "* * * * * * * * * * *  i&'.i&*>0&}>0S>-(as.^ .���__.   ���^ -8?5-^ ^-^ -^^ -8$  &/40.  A Perplexing Question.  WASHINGTON,'August 9.���The annual report of major general MacArthur  to July 4, 1901, the day he relinquished  command of the division of the Philippines, has been received by the war department. The period covered by the  report is from October, 1900, when the  last report from general MacArthur was  dated. He reviews the policy of the  Filipinos who were hostile to the Americans, saying that their action since the  practical collapse of the insurrection has  been a perplexing problem. With the  disbandment of the insurgent field  armies the Filipinos organized desperate resistance by- banding the people  together in support of the guerillas.  This was carried out by means of committees who collected contributions, inflicted punishment and carried ��� on a  considerable opposition to the Americans. General MacArthur says that the  proclamation issued on December 20,  firmly declaring the Intention of the  United States'to hold the islands and to  have the laws observed, had a good  effect and the secret resistance was  much abated. A considerable proportion of the. report is devoted to the field  operations of the army.  Wisconsin May Go to Panama.  WASHINGTON, August 9.���The navy  department has ordered the. battleship  Wisconsin, now at the '��� Puget Sound  naval station, to San Francisco, to be  in readiness there to proceed to Panama  in case the state department asked for  a war vessel on the Pacific side of the  isthmus. This, action was taken wheii'  the navy department received from the  state department a dispatch of president Simmons of the Panama Railroad  Company suggesting that a warship be  sent to the Pacific side of the isthmus.  ___jUmCLES FOR SALE.  SEWING MACHINl5ii^63vAl]_rTS^5s  for sale or rent at the Old Curiosity Shop.   FOR^RENT.  FURNISHED FRONT RC-OMS~^NJL��  sitting room lo let; over Vanstone's drug  store; $2.50 per week.  ���FURNISHED FRONT ROOM WITH OR  without board. Apply four doors above  City Hall, Victoria street.  SIX ROOM COTTAGE AT BALFOUR  to lot by the month or for the season. Immediate possession. Good llshlng. Apply  C. \V*. Busk, Kokanee creek. Phone tiUa.  Or tb R. H. Williams, Baker streot, Nelson.  THK LAKE SHORE BOARDING  house at Moyie. 30 bedrooms. Apply J. C.  Drewry, Rossland, or Lewis Thomson,  Moyie.  ���������        ^for^SALE.      :  BREWERY HOTEL, SANDo"nT~B?"c.  Furnished throughout with all requirements for same. Apply to Carl Hand.  New York Brewery, Sandon.  WANTED ��� THREE " WIFLEY CON.  centralors in good condition. Apply Annable & Dewar.  ~~ '   HELP WANTED.    ' ~  WANTED���THREE'--' LABORERS; GIRL  for store ; railroad men for Lardo ; waitresses, etc. Nelson Employment Agency.  Phone 278.  WANTED���WOMEN FOR HOUSE-  work ; nursegirl ; dishwasher ; men for  railroad work. Western Canadian Employment Office. Phone 270. H. A. Prosser.  LADIES' SUNSHADES  AT HALF PftlCE.  UMBRELLAS AT CUT  PBIOES, Q  36 Bakep Street, Nelson.  <s__t�� <sr* ^|  LACE ALLOVERS, I  RIBRONS, VEILINGS, B  DRESS TRIMMINGS ��  AT REDUCED PRICES.  ZZZZZZXZZZZZZZZXZTXZXHZXZZZXZZZZZZZXZZl,  9*  9\  to  /^y From 8 a.  m. to 5 p. m.  a.le o  BALL DRESS AND WEDDING DRESS SILKS  Monday, AugustOth  to  to  to  torn  to  9\  to-  9*  9\  torn'  WANTED BOYS.���GOOD, ACTIVE AjnU  reliable boys to act as selling agents for  The Daily Tribune in every town in Kootenay and Yale districts.   ., LOST.      ~      ���'���   ..'   '   ���'  LOST ON WARD STREET, BETWEEN  Silica and Victoria, a pocket book containing-a ring(lG pearls), a $10 gold piece and  a ipl bill. Finder can keep the mone> by  returning the rinpf to W. C McLean, corner  Silica and Ward streets.  AVANTED���MWING PROPERTIES.  FREE MILLING GOLD PROPERTIES  We are anxious to secure a few lice m.ll-  ing gold properties'at once. The Prospectors' Exchange, Nolson, B. C, Room _,  K. W. C. Block.  GOLD, COPPER, SILVER, LEAD  mines and prospects warned Send report  and samples to the Prospectors' Exchange,  Nelson, B. C.,.Room 4, K   XV. C. Block.  TEAS.  BiK Circus d m'ng.  Sells & Grays' United Shows, traveling  on its own special train nnd carrying: a  big menagerie, carloads of superb horses  and over 100 performers, will appear in  Nelson for an afternoon and evening  performance on. August 19th. The show  comes to Nelson resplendent in the glittering glory of new costumes, gorgeous  trappings, and' beautiful band, wagons.  Its parade and performances' are described by the papers as exceptionally  bright, clean, refined, interesting, iirid  entertaining. To the conventional features necessary to every tent ghpw are  added entertaining innovations, .many  of a startling nature, which makes the  performance unique and memorable.  The new cooling drink, Ironbrew.  D.IVlcARTHUR  &Coy  BiALPRG^ARKy^^lTGrNBLSONr  Undertaker, Night Call 338, Manager  WE HAVE INDIAN, CEYLON, AND  China teas in groat variety, choicest quality. We make a specialty of blending teas  and sell them in any quantity at lowest  rates.  Kootenay  Coffee  Company.  JAPAN TEA OF ALL KINDS TO SUIT  your taste. Sun cured, Spidor Leg, Pan  Fired; in bulk or packages. Kootenay Coffee Company.  THAT FINE BLEND OF CEYLON TEA  we are selling at 30 cents per pound i��  giving the best of satisfaction to our many  customers.   Kootenay   Coftce   Company.  jnJRNITURE.  ' D. J. ROBERTSON & CO,, FURNITURE  dealers, undertakers and ombalmers. Dav  'phone No. 292, night 'phone No. 207. Next  new postollice building, Vernon "btreet,  Nelson.  ���       .���W^.T     .  I   I1H..I    ,1,1   I   I .   DRAY AGE.  FURNITURE, PIANOS, SAFEa'^I/fc^  moved carefully at reasonable rates Apply J. T. AVilson, Phone 270, Prosser s second Hand store, Ward street.  ' , :  ICE. CREAM AND FRUIT.  FOR COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE  go to the ioe oream parlors, of J A. McDonald, Baker street, whei e evory attention and requisite Is supplied.  CHOP HOUSE.  to I  to  9\  ir-m-TTT.TTTrrTTTTTTTTTfTTTTTVYT-.  BARGAINS IN g  VALISES   TRUNKS ��  ' AND fj  TRAVELING BAGS. B  ������ I  imimiMiiHTITrfmnTYtTTTT^  Fred Irvine & Co.  tr-CTJCXxnii-axmrnirTmimTTTTTT cnnm  I  36  Baker  Street  F ��� iSfe* 4t___b0-^Bh' *&&* *BBm'40___0 4^*04I_______^' 4_f____^'tf_t_____p��' 4__j_i_______*2_��i_______! 5aL*l��  S* ^* ^ ��� ��T* ^ --St- ^T- -ST- SiK-'Sr- -ST^vST- *S^->  to  .to-  to  9\  . j-**s��.-��j__5 x*__a��-Jk___i? -"������*___���>-��->____* -*<t__>-'*a__v /-^J4��j^>��c��^^tihj^^.,-7f  1 '00-00 -00- 00'00"00 -00' 00' 00' 00' 00' 00' 00' 00* 001^000 .  LADIES' KID GLOVES    ��  50 CENTS PER PAIR      W  SEE OUR WASH 3  KID GLOVES. ��  b    M  .zxi:_zxz__ixxxxxxxxizxj_xxxxzz_axxxxxrjxxxxt_  ELECTRICAL  SUPPLIES.  IvUU'J'LCNAy .ELECTRIC SUPPLY 6s  Construction Company.���vc nolesale dealers  in telephones, annunciators,, bells, batteries, electric fixtures and appliances. Houston Block. Nelson.  KOOTENAY  COFFEE CO.  ************************  Coffee Roasters  Dea,ers ln Tea and Coffee  ************************  We aro offering at lowest prices tho best  grades of Ceylon, India, China and Japan  Teas.  Our Best. Mocha and Java Coffee, per  pound 9 40  Mocha and Java Blend, 3 pounds  1 00  Choice Blend Coffee, 4 pounds  1 00  Sporial Blend Coffee, 6 pounds  1 00  Rio Blend Coffeo, 6 pounds  1 00  Speiial Blend Coylon Tea, per pound 30  FERGUSON & CO.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  We Have Mow in Stocf^  RilNPR (Seattle) BEI.R in quarts and pint?, 'it is fresh bottling, excellent in  quai ty and modorate in price.  125 BAItRKLS "DOG'S HEAD" ALK AND STOUT just, nrrlved direct from  London. England. There is no superior bottlings of Bat>s and Guiness. Prices  aie interesting to dealers.  Our Special Canadian Bye  Is Browing in favor.   Sales are iiici-capins*.   Quality and flavor aro recognized.  AVo have it in bulk arrd in cases os. and Gs. (���_,__,  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY GOFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  FISHING TACKLE  PIONEER CHOP HOUSE, JOHN  Spear, proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,  Baker street, Nelson. Open day and night.  Lunches a specialty/Picnic and traveling  parties supplied on shortest notice.  Furniture Dealers  Funeral Directors  and Embalmers  ARCHITECTS,  EWART.���ARCHITECT,"ROOM :*,  Aberdeen Block, Baker Street,  Nelson.  A. C.  * * *'*_*_* *x-bjh^-Jbjb *_*_*__i'-_rb_*-  ~*      Cards orWholesale Houses, un-   -I*  * tier,   classified    heads,    will    be   *  * charged   50   cents   a   line   per   *  * month. No advertisement accept-   ���*:-  * ed (or legs than ?J per month.   *  ************ * * * * -i* 4-  ASSAYERS'  SUPPLIES.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.-CORNER'OF  Baker and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers ln a3sayer's supplies.  Agents for Denver Fire Clay Company if  Denver, Colorado.  WE HAVE TflE BEST  FLIES  AND   THE  BEST LEADERS M.4DE.  -   Minnows, silver and gold arid Phantoms  Silk  Lines  ��� LandlDg Nots  And a pplondid lino of all fishing requisites.  R, B. REILEY  -..X.r.'-.SSORTO H.  D.  ASHCROFT.  We ciny alaree nnd very flrro stock nf Cigarv.    A full rnrifro of Union goocft.  .Tubt lecerved another shipment of Crnnda'ti puro Havana uood.s.   ���  Worth  Oak   Center   Tables $3 50  Oak  Center Tables....  GOO  On k   Cen ti-r   Tables'.  5 00  Oak    Leather    Seat    Farrry  Rocker     4 fit*  E'.nri   Folding   Tai lo  SM  Elm   Folding-   T.ible  GOO  Cane Veranda Chairs  GOO  Cane   Veranda Rnckcrs  6 50  l-'or  ?2 75  4 50  3 75  _. '.5  3 75  4 25  4 50  4 "b  TO    MAKO    ROOM    FuR    OUR    FALL  STOCK OF CARPETS  AND PUGS  WILL   GO   AT   COST.  COMMISSION MERCHANTS.  H. J. EVANS & CO.-BAKER STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in liquors,  cigars, i.ement, lire brick and flro clay,  water pipe and steel rails, and general'  commission merchant...  HARJDWAREJ^NIKMINING SUPPLIES  11. BYERS Ss CO.-CORNER BAKER  and Josephlno streets, i,_!ison, wholesale  dealers in hardware and mining supplies.'  Agents for Giant Powder Company.  LAWRENCE HARDWARE COMPANY���  Baker street. Nelson, wholesale dealers in  hardware and mining supplies, and water  and plumbers' supplies.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK GO.  K.-W.-C. Blook.       Corner Ward and Baker Sto  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner of Victoria and Kootenay Streets  V. O.  Box 559. TELEPHONE NO.. 95.  QUEEN'S HOTEL  BAKER   STREET.    NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.  v-    . *,(  J   . ~_  ��Y:  * ����-__*��� mil i__-v  _?_.*>  j r<*  i\^  ��^~s  "^ r_) .r���M��**��ivi<L_S_;  _^__"^*   ywt   t."U A; <_!_ a, _~____!��3&j2_  _aaw_______-*j/ f^^_ja_-*jrWGa_-  3*J��&&' ij" i~ffi~^��$>��3{e.J. V*l**>>  t���r*  -Phil  -_. r  ;/ *y��~r*~ ,*% &  TREMONT HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAlCER STREET, NELSON  W'A'W" MEALS 25 CENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated oy Strain 25 Cents to $1  BLACKSMITH AND WOOD WORKER  EXPERT HORSESHOEINC.  Special attention given to all kinds ol.  repairing and custom work- from outside  points. Heavy bolts mads to order on  short notice. .  * /  DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP^  ' NOTICE IS GIVEN. THAT THE Copartnership hitherto existing between' the  undersigned by the style ot'Lee & Burnett,  as green grocers, has this dav been dissolved by the retirement of I-Iarry Burnett, who has transferred to Herbert F. J_,eo  .���ill his interest in ihe business, assets,  good will and book accounts.  All persons indebted to the said partnership are hereby requested to make payment to thu said Herbert l*\ Lee, who has  assumed and will pay the liabilities of ihe  partnership, and who will continue the  partnership  business.  HERBERT   F.' LEE,  11.   BURNETT.  Witness: R. A.  CREECH.  Nelson, B. C, July _5tli, 1901.  DISSOLUTION/ OP COPARTNERSHIP.  NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT-THE Copartnership existing between the undersigned, doing business as hotelkeepers at  the town of Erie, B. C, is dissolved. All  debts owing by the iirm will be paid by  David Church, who will also collect all  debts due the firm.  Dated at Erie, B. C, this 17th day of  July, 1001. DAVID J. BROWN,  -   '-     DAVID CHURCH.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  Tiger, Kitchener and Last-Chance mineral claims, situate: in the Nelson mining  division of West Kboienay district. Where  located: On Morning mountain on the east  side of Sandy creek about one mile from  the Kootenay river. Take notice that I,  R. Smith, free miner's certificate 55,TG*_b,  icting as agent for A. Thorn, free minor's  certilicate 65,670b, Henry E. Hammond,  free minor's certificate 55,GlJ9b, and An-  nandale D. Grieve, free miner's certilicate  5*i,liGSb, intend sixty davs from' the dato  hsreof to apply to the mining recorder '  for a certificate of Improvements, for tho  purpose of obtaining a crown srant bf tho  above claim. And further take notice that  *_cU___n,-=-__Ld_3r__=_He_e.t ion���37,_=inu5t~be_ corn -���  GROCERIES.  TO    CLEAR���BABY   CARRIAGES    AND  GO CAR'iS  AT  LKrfS  THaN   COST.  H. H. PLAYFORD & GO. i  ^***.*.**.**.**.**.*.*.*.***.*.***:*.��  I TOBACCO  MADDEN   BLOCK  NELSON.  !P  91  91  fl  fl  fl  '$ P. 0. Box 637.  AND  MERCHANTS.  fl  fl  fl  fl  fl  fl  fl  Hi  Hi  Hi  CIGAR !?  A.   MACDONALD   Ss   CO.���__._���-.._���._���_._<.   <JF  Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale  grocers and jobbers in blankets, gloves,  mitts, boots,'rubbers, mackinaws and miners' sundries.  "kOOTENjVY SUPPLY company] LIM-  lted.���A*"ernon street, Nelson, wholesale  grocers.  JOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-FRONT  street, Nelson, wholesale grocers.  J. Y. GRIFFIN Ss CO.-FRONT STREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers ln provisions,  cured moats, butter and egcrs.  Hi  Hi  Hi  fl  fl  fl  fl  fl  Telephone 117. ��   FRESJHANDSALTAffiATS.  I'. BURNS & CO.���BAKEr"sTREET,  Nelson, wholesale dealers in fresh and  cured meats. Cold storage.  JWWESJlND CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA WINE COMPAN^LIMI-  tcd���Corner of Front and Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale dealers in wines, case and  bulk, and domestic and imported cigars.  LIQUORS AND  mtY  GOO��?S.  ~Tt7RN-^r~BBI_STdN & ~C6.���CORNER  Vernon and Josephine streets, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in liquors, cigars and dry  goods. Agents for Pabst Brewing Company  of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Company of Calgary. _ _.  Large comfortable bedrooms and flrst-  class dining room. Sample rooms for commercial men.  RATES $2 PER DAY  BJrs. E. C. Clarke, Prop.  Late of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  KJadden House  Baker and Ward  Streets,  Nelson.  The only hotel in Nelson that has remained under one management since 1S90.  The bed-rooms are well furnished and  lighted by electricity.  The bar is always stocked by the best  domestic and imported liquors and cigars.  .   THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor.  SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  J. H. McMANUS, Manager.  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO    210   BAKER   STRBIJT,   NELSON.  For  BOOTS!       BOOTS!       BOOTST  a few days only we wiU hold a slaughtering'  discount sale of boots and shoes.  menced  before  the issuance of siich  certificate of improvements. R. SMITH.  Dated this 25th day of July, A. Tj. 1901.    ���  CERTIFICATE   OF   IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.���THE CHAMPION MINERAL  claim, situate in the Nelson mining division of AVest Kootenay district. Where  located: On Forty-nine creek about 200  yards from hydraulic dam. Take notice  that I. E. W. Matthews, acting as agent  for Henry Samuel Crbtty, free miner's  certificate No. b.9,070, intend, sixty days  from the date hereof, to apply to themln-  Ing recorder for a certificate of improvements for the purpose of obtaining a  crown grant of the above claim. And  further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced before the Issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 18th day of July. A. D. 1901.  NOTICE OF ASSIGNMENT.  cf*    J3.1  Bar stocked with best brands of wines,  liquors, and cigars. Beer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms. First class table board.  announcement"  R. 'A. Elliott, who for some time has  handled the Hazelwood Company's business in this city, has decided to open a  store on his own account on Ward street,  near Victoria. He will make a specialty of  home made baking and pastry, as well as  plcl.les and preserves.  IN HALF GALLONS, QUARTS AND PINTS.  WE ALSO HAVE ALL KINDS OF FRUIT.  Hoaeton Block, Baker Street.  Telephone 161.  P. o. Box 176  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  Pursuant to tho "Creditor's Trust Deeds  Act" and amending acts.  Nijiicc Is hereby given that Henry Ferguson McLean, heretofore carrying on business nt the city of Nelson, in the provinco  of British Columbia, as a druggist, has by  deed of assignment, made in pursuance of  the "Creditor's Trust Deeds Act," and.  amending acts, aird bearing date the Uth  oay of August, *!)01, assigned all his real  and personal property to David Morris, of  the said city of Nelson, gentleman, in  trust for the purpose of paying and satisfying ratably or proportionately and without preference or priority, the creditors of  the said Henry Ferguson McLean their just  debts.  The said deed was executed by the said  Henry Ferguson McLean on the Gth day of  August, ]9ul and afterwards by the said.  David Morris on the 6th day of A-igust,'  19U1, and the said David Morris has undertaken tho said trusts created by the said  deed.  All persons having claims .against the  said Henry Ferguson McLean are required  to forward particulars of the same, duly  verified, together with particulars of all  securities, if any, held by theiji therefor, to  the said trustee David Morris, on or before  lhe I6th day of September, 1901. All persons  indebted to the said Henry Ferguson McLean are required to pay the amounts due  by them to the said trustee forthwith. After  the said lGth day of September, 1901, the  trustee will proceed to distribute the assets  of the said estate among the parties on-  titled thereto, having regard only to the  claims of whicli he shall then have notice.  Notice is also given that a meeting of the  creditors of the said Henry Ferguson McLean will be held at the ofllce of R. M.  Macdonald, Baker street, Nelson, on Tuesday tho Huiir day of jVugust, 1901, at the  hour of 4 o'clock in the afternoon.  DAVID MORRIS. Trustee.  R.   M.   MACDONALD,   Solicitor  for  the  Trustee.  Dated at Nelson this 7th day of August,  lflOL     ...     .   .    .  kit,-_. . f^*-v<w.��S-__��-s^<***-.--*.  ]SSSiS^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^_^&^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  SANK Of MOMBBAl'  It   CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  I    BEST ���    7,000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROPITS       427,180.80  ICjord Strathoona and Mount Royal ...Prosidont  ���Eon. Georgo A. Drummond . .Vice-President  IIS. S. Cloi'Uton General Manager  NELSON BRANCH  Corner Baker and Kootonay Stroets.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  , Branches ln London (England) Nkw York,  Chicago, and all tho principal clUosln Canada.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchango and Cable  [Transfer!..  " Grant   Commercial   and   Travolora'  Crodlte,  tvailablo ln any part of tho world.  Drafts Issued, Collodions Mado, Eto,  Javing's Bank Branch  CURRKNT RATE OF INTEREST PAID.  .AST YEAR'SORE SHIPMENTS  Already Surpassed by This Year's.  Tho Slocan Drill is enthusiastic ve-  ;arding the prospects ot the country  Immediately tributary to the town in  ���which it is published. Iii its last issue  lit says:    "What is true of the Slocan  |:livision proper  is  decidedly so of the  Slocan City division, where the advance-  fmcnt of the past year has been as re-  Imarkable as it is gratifying. It is known  [as the dry ore belt and is receiving rec-  lognition today .'from every mining au-  Ithority in the "west.   The outside press  |c.evotes considerable space to the camp  md mining men are giving it an attention   strongly   marked   in   contrast   to  ���years past.    The progress of the camp  lis   directly   attributable   to   the  opera-'  Itions pf the combination of capital era-  [braced in the Arlington and Speculator-  lines,; and  the  success  met  with   by  them is encouraging others to opoiivup  land develop properties.   Today there are  lat a conservative estimate 325 lnenein-  j'loyed in the camp, giving a daily pay-  froll-of $1000.   With supplies added, the  monthly disbursements are not far short  lof ��� $50,000. ���* The result of this is seen  lin-the shipments, "which, now equal the  (figures-:-for-all" 1900, while the tonnage  Ifor the full year will'surely roach the  |4000-ton mark, establishing a record the  lost  sanguine    of  a   year   ago    never  [dreamed of.   In value the shipments are  squally as good  as  in the past., while  (reduced rates for freight and treatment  [make the net profits greater.  "Last   year's   shipnunits   have   been  ^passed and a new record established for  [the local division, affording a striking  ('demonstration   of  the   resources   and  I great developments of the dry ore belt.  [The total for 1900 was 28<17 tons, while  ftlibse of 1901 to date amount to  2S97  (.tons, being a gain of 32 tons.    But the  end is not yet and the outlook is favorable for a .continuation of heavy shipments.     At   the   Arlington   two   more  teams have been added to the hauling  force and exports havo been raised to  80 tons "weekly.   Two teams are hauling  from the'Enterprise, tho shipments being 40 tons per week instead of a month.  For the week 106 tons were shipped, SO  tons  from  the, Arlington, 20  from  the  Enterprise,.,and  6  from  the Hampton.  A second car is  now ready to go  out  from the'Enterprise, and ore. is comin**;  in from  the Black  Prince,  which  will  make a 30-ton shipment.   Tlie ore-from  the Hampton was divided between the  Nelson  and Trail  smelters  and  is the  first sent out by this  mine this year.  It is very high grade and is expected to  equal last year's returns of G!)0 ounces  per ton.  "Last year the exports from this division amounted to 2847 tons, made up  from 10 properties."  Steamers in Collision.  QUEENSTOWN, August 9. ���.The  White Star line steamti* oceanic, captain  Cameron, which sailed from Liverpool  yesterday for New York, via Queenstown, arrived here this morning and  reported ' having been in collision last  might���in���tlie=Irisli=cliannel^=-wit-h=the=  steamer Kincora of Waterford, Ireland.  The Kincoi*a sank. Seven persons were  drowned. The' Kincora was a steel  steamer of 452 tons. She belonged to  the -Waterford Steamship Company.  The collision occurred in a fog. Tho  bow of the Oceanic was damaged. Tho  Kincora was a coasting vessel, trading  between Waterford aiid Limerick. She  had a crew of 14 men. The damage sustained by the Oceanic will not prevent  her proceeding on her journey.  QUEENSTOWN, August 8.���Later dc-  Thorpo Ss Co. bottle It. Ironbrew.  9.************ni***********i<c.  Hi y  THESE  HOT DAYS  QUENCH  YOUR  THIRST WITH  ' Anheuser-BiKoli  Beer, Pabst (Mil-  wtruko-i Beer. Calgary Beor, Reis-  fr-rer & Co. Beer,  Gosuell Boer, and  DonMo Jcrs-y  Bnttorinilk.  IV1ANHATTAN  SALOON  Double Jersoy  Buttermilk.  Hi       ���<     '. in  IOi******'*****9. **.*.*.*.*.*.*:*.*.**$���  "^BRANDY"  DE LAAGE FILS & CO. XXJC COGNAC  possesses a delicious bouquet.  DE LAAGE FILS & CO. XXXX COG-  nae is mellowed by Its great a<*e and is  recommended to connoiseurs, and for medicinal purposes.  SCOTCH  WHISKIES.  Agency with  Full  Stocks at Victoria fnr  THK ���DISTILLERS' COMPAN*., "LTD.,  Edinburgh, the largest holders in the  world of Scotch whiskies.  THE CALEDONIAN LIQUER SCOTCH  Whiskey is one of their leaders. Try It.  B..P. EITHET & 00.,'Ltd.  Victoria,  B.   C.  A. B. Gray, P. O. Box 521, Nelson, B. C,  Kootenay Representative,  BANK OF COMMERCE  wiTn wnicii .is amalgamated  THE  BANK  OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE:  TORONTO.  Paid-up Capital,       ...     $8,000,000  Reserve Fund,       ....   $2,000,000  ACGRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Hon. Geo. A. Cox,  President.  Robt. Kllgour,         Vice-President.  London Office, 60 Lombard Street, E. O.  New "STorl*.  Office, 16   Exchange. Place.  aud iii JJniriehcs in Ctiiiada and tho  I'liitud States.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT: '  Interest allowed  ou  deposits.    Present rate  threo por cent.  ' GRANGE  V. HOLT,  Manager Nolson Branch,  tails of tho collision show that the only  damage sustained hy the Oceanic is a  few dents to her port plates. Sho proceeded at 3:50 p. iii. The collision occurred this side of Tuskar, about 1:30  this morning; The fog was very' dense.  The Kincora was struck amidships. All  passengers on the Oceanic were in bed  at the time find there was some commotion until captain Cameron assured them  there was no cause for immediate alarm.  Headway was kept on the Oceanic after  she struck the Kincora in order to give  the. crew of the latter a chance to clamber on board the Oceanic. "The boats  were lowered to rescue, every.man-possible. The Kincora sank rapidly. The  Oceanic remained in the vicinity of the  collision until daybreak,, but nothing  was then visible beyond some floating  wreckage.      .  VBimSW..WJ^,tQiiU^_Wi%KV(\W.^i^  IMPEBIAL BANE  OF    C^3ST.A.:D.A.  HKAD  OFFICE. TORONTO.  Capital  Rest  $2,500,000  $1,850,000  H. S. HOWLAND President.  1>. R. WILKII. General Manager.  K. HAY Inspoctor.  Jack Downey Wasn't Hurt.  To got oven with his , sweetheart,* Jack  Downey, alleged prize fighter, started a  report at Garfield Tuesday, evenings'that,  both ol': his legs were _>ut ore. by falling  from:a moving- train, say the Spokane police. ��� Developments indicate that Downey  did'not meet with the accident. Upon hearing the report his sweetheart, Violet  Burton, of this eity, ah inmate of a disorderly house, went to Garfield yesterday  morning and ascertained that no accident  had happened. She returned last evening,  (juicer Shannon, who once arrested Downey and who has had considerable experience wilh him, says: "This is just like one  Does  not  contain  any  harmful  ingredients, f ron Lire w.  HUBHB.CABHOS  INSURANCE.  REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  REPRESENTS  The  Best  Firo  and "Life  Insurance  Companies Doing Business in the City.  Money to loan at S. per cent upon lm-,  proved property. Interest payable semiannually.   Principal  payable  annually.  HOUSES  TORRENT  CHEAP.  AGENT. 1.ATCKR STIIRKT.  REAL  ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable" Business and Resideaee Lots  in (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.  Office   on   Baker   street,   west  of   Stanley  Street, Nelson.  VICTOR SAFE & LOCK CO.  CINCINNATI, OHIO.  Tlio largest flro proof safe works in thn world,  Over three carloads sold in Kootenny in eight  months.  WRITE FOR CATALOCUE AND PRICES.  P. d. RUSSELL, B. C. Agent  /NELSON, B. O.  R. REISTERER & CO.  BREWERS AND B0TTXKB8 OV  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt) and rcsjular  delivery to bhe raOs  Brewery at Nelson  SAVINCS   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THB   CURRENT   BATK   OF    INTEREST   ALLOWED.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M, LAY, Manager.  of Downey's tricks. He is the kind of a  man who would send out a report like that.  Jjiist February I wanted to arrest this fellow, and while I was -jetting a warrant  he got away and went to Seattle. In a few  days I got a telegram from there saying,  'Do you want Downey? He is in Seattle.'  Downey sent that telegram, but he'signed  a fictitious name. .Later he came back to  Spokane and I caught him in the Pioneer  block and arrested him as a disorderly  person. This fellow Downey has not dono  any honest work for live years that 1 know  of." Downey is a bad man,", said sergi-nal  Sullivan. "There is now a $75 fine hanging  over him'TWhich was imposed last March,  he being convicted of being a disorderly  person. The fine was suspended upon his  promise to leave town. About a week ago  he clandestinely returned and kept himself in hiding. The girl, Violet Burton,carried his meals to him in the block where  he was stopping. Tesday morning the two  quarreled and he beat her. She reported to the police and Downey prepared  to get out of town again, she having repented and told him that the police were  after him. Downey is not the man's right  name." 7 (  It is supposed Downey went to Moscow  and gave out the report at Colfax as he  was passing .through.���Spokesman-Review.  Is  sold, everywhere.   Ironbrew.  A FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  looal and coast.  Flooring  local and coast). *-  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Bough and  Dressed Lumber  Of all kinds,  I* WHAT YOU WANT 18 NOT IN STOCK  WE Wit,]. MAKE IT FOB TOU  CALL AND GJCT PRICKS.  J. A. Sayward  HAM.   ���"**> l.fW VT��<-J"T��    "nHnu  Porto Rico Lumber Co.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF  HENDRYX AND VERNON STRKKTS  Rough and  Dressed  bumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White  Pine  Lui?|ber Always in  Stoclv  We carry a complete stock of  Ocast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doora.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention  Porto Rico Lumber Co.Ltd.  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 205.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Office: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  ^<k.**.*.*.**.**.**.*.*.*.**.*.**.**.*^.  ARTHUR    GEE)  MERCHANT TAILOR  LADIES' TAILOR  MADE SUITS.  BViTCER  STREET EAST.  ���^*-***-*****-*-******-**-**'*?^'  EAST KOOTENAY'S FIRSTJ  ANNUAL MINERAL,  AGRICULTURAL AND  INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION  THREE  D!\YS  OF   INSTRUCTION,   INTEREST  AND  ENJOYMENT.  CRANBROOK, B. C, SEPTEMBER 25 to 27, 1931.  The best program ever seen ln the country. See posters and circulars for further  particular*-. Mineral exhibit, bucking contests, agricultural exhibit, horse races.  Specially low return railway rates from  all points. *  A. W. McVITTIE, Secretary.  _s__s_isa3&ofefc^^  m  to  91  to  to  to  9\  >*Sa> /-**__& j**_b_j> j*4__-�� 090 -**-_S> ^ifc-?^ -3J___��>- %___��- ���ess*' 4B_��- *^0-*^_w <  . 00 * 00 * 00.00 - 00.00 za k. -sr* �����*��� *r- ��r�� ��r�� set*'  .00.010 . 0P . 00 . 00. 00 .&0.0B0 .00 *g)0  ��� ___te" ��_&���������-- <ac0 5_tt��- <��__*��� _3_~ 3____��- <sa_r 3_��~ ����'_���___  ��� ��T�� -ST- *k - -SrT* ��<x* sST* ^��-ST* ^T- ^jS?t  toto:  9)  Established in Nelson 1890.  Tho more you hnvo to do with Jacob Dover, (ho Jeweler, tho moro you will understand *how the abfohrt*. rucccks bf n  specially house liko his depends orr having tiro right things ut Uro ri*-ht prices, arrd having thorn all tho lime. Thi- U what hnw  won for us a growing buxmcRK since our beginning Ion years ago. Tlroir our nicth<*ds and our I rout merit of customers spout.  plainly for themselves ��s soon as jou investigate. Jacob Dover, tho Jeweler, Is equipped to help you rirent, all requirements  necessary. Make us your Nelson representatives In watches, precious stoner*. jow��lry. etc., andlut its UU your mail ordors. Tue  responsibility is then with us to keep you supplied with the right things at tire right timo and at tho rifcht prices.     ��� <* '       '     v  OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B.C.  JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  to  to  f\\\l    e��>*i'  ^0 ' 0^ ' 00 * 00 '00 * 00  Mail orders receive our prompt \ f��X  and careful attention. Our prices I gJL  ��� re always right. j   *f*  .*^��S*'S  . : *   n. ���    ��� ��� ��� ��� .; ,,.7-v- "J.*  * ^gi ��^ -^��g^��S^ ��� S^j ^ ��� ^ ��� ^ ^^ --S? '--58 'S'* i!__^ ��� iS ^'"t  ��� 0^ ��� ^0 ��� 0*0 ��� 0^0 ��� ,^0 ��� ^0m   ^^ ���   ^0 * ^00 ��� ^m0 ��� ^0 ��� ^0 ��� ^m0 ���   __^^  ���   .^V  . .^*  0   '    _       ^L^       ^^~       ^^^       ^^       ^^^       ^^0       ^^      0 0��� 0m ^^^       ^^^       0^       0^0   ' ^^  500 MEN WANTED  Ori 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 SECUKKD.  For   further   particulars   apply   to   the  Nelson  Employment Agencies or to  CARLSON & PORTER  CI***-TRACTOR***.  G. M. FARLEIGH,  Specialist.  Also Inventor of Apparatus for Keiief and  Cure of Deformities of the  Human  Form. '  SEE MY LATEST  INVENTION . , .  Head  Office:  Vancouver, B. C.  RUPTURE  Four years in British Columbia, -during  whicli time a great many ruptured people  have been cured by my patented appliances. Sond for testimonials.  TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:  My Hernia support nas cured a much  larger pore'.ntajic of ruptured people than  ��ny otner Tru.s or injection in America.  I can prove it. Every appliance-1 adjust I  keep in good repair, free of charge while  it is necessarily in use. Every appliance  is constructed ard adjusted especially to  suit each case. I have' been granted3 jnort-  patents for ' improvements upon, trusses  than any man iv. Canada.  No matter how hard the rupture or  how hard to hold, I will pay your' fare  both ways if you can force it down in any  position with my new Kc-tainer on. Kize  or age immaterial. Infants, children and  adults.  FOR   LADIES   ONLY.  I have the privilege of referring you to  somo most reliable ladies who have been  cured by my appliances, resident in Victoria, Vancouver and Nanaimo.  Numbers of my Canadian patents: Jan-  nary 10, 1S.3S7, 23,790, 2.,0GS, 20,214; July  5, 1S95, .0,887.  AT HUME HOTEL, NELSON,  August 10th to 15th.  OFFICE:    ROOM   4.  Office Hours: 9 a. m. to .12 m., 1 p. m. to  6 p.ni., and 7 p. m. to 9 d. ni.  NOW WHILE THE WEATHER ES HOT THE BUSY HOUSEWIFE SHOULD USE  & W  *  Canned Fruits and Fish. They are as good as  the best home-made preserves. Have a tin  on - your next order.  Wm.   Hunter   Sc  Co.  Baker Street, Nelson.  his & Co.  Head Opfick at  NELSON, B. O.  olesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  Markets at - Nelaon,   Hos-'land,   Tra.il,   Kai*!.., Ymir,   .Sandon,   SilvertOD, New  Denver, Rovelsfcoke, "iJ'er_;'ui*on  Grand Forks, Grenrm'X.d, Cascade City, Mid  way, aad Vance-eve-.-.  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  * * * * * * * * * ****** * *  * All Dominion government, pro-  ���*���   vincial government, and legal ad-  * vertisements,   such   as   sheriff's    .  * sales, etc., will be charged ONE   *  * CENT A WORD for the first in- *  ���j- ��� sertion and ONE-HALF CENT *  -J**   A  WORD   for   eacJi  consecutive   *  * subsequent insertion. ���}*  * * * * * * * * * * * .j.' *h .j. .j. * * *}*  west Kootenay Butcher Go.  ALL KINDS <>r  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  \VnOI.K.-ALR AND  _..KT_\.__  FISH AND PC UL.TRY IN Si.ASON  K  W   C BLOCK  WARD STREET  OUDKI5S HY "..Air, 7.*.*'i"IVI. PROMPT ATJ'KNTIOX.  E. C. TRAVES, Manafirer  3inix_iii5r_!:rxizixiri_j:=zi2xix��ziixxx2ixxii:iiiiixn :xxrxjxxxixxxrxraxx-c^xxxizxxxxxxxxxrr_ixxxxxrxxxxxxxj:xxxxx]  H  TH-E���PR0&PEe=F0-RS--E-XeHAN-aE4  No. 4, K. W. C. EJock:,  NELSON, B. C.  5                   Oold, Silver-Lead and Copper Mines wanted at the Exchange. jj  jj                   Free-Milling: Gold Properties wanted at once for ...astern Investors. j;  ��         Parties lravinB minirr-j: property for nalo nre reoueslcd to sond samplos of tholr ore to the K  3 Rxoharrgo for oxhibri.ion.    Wo desire to hear from all prospectors who hnvo promisiiiK mlnonil B  (1 claims in British Columbia.                                                                                          ��� S  m         Pr'ospcotors and mining mon are requested lo mako tho KxchariKo thoir hoadquartora whon g  H iu Nolsorr. ��� j*  ��        All samples should bo sent by cxproHtr, Prepaid.   Corrf-spondonco Holicltod, H  B        Address all communications to m  S Telephone  104                       ANDREW   F.   ROSENBERGER, g  g .         P. O. Box 700                                                            Nelson, B.C. g  M M  FlxjxrxxxixiixrxxrxxixxrTrxixixixjxixx.tixrxxrixrixriirxxjxa'j'rTrTT* grTTTT-tiTxxrxxrTixxxrxxixTTrxrTXxrxiTxxxxxTfl  ROSSLAND    EINGIIINeJeRirNG   WORKS  cunliffk & McMillan  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORE! OARS, ckips. c.nnoy, oro liin doors, chutes nnd pcrrnral wrouiiht iron work.     Our oro cars aro  liie ho-*!, oir tir-i irnirkol,     Write u" for r cfuniricus and lull particir ars.  SECO N' I) HAND IM Ai jU INKUY KOU SAI-K.-Ono 5-lool 1'elioir vnlerw heel, width (MO feet, "8 to IB  xpinal riveted ]iipo.   Ono lUxuxlI. oiitsido packed jrlrri'Ker sinking pump,    ltock rlr-illH, stopinu  bars, Sec. fee.  AGENTS NORDHEY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.  P.   O.   Eox   198. THIRD    AVENUE.   ROSSLAND.  TELEPHONE 39.  P. O. BOX 527.  ielson Saw & Planing Mills  ���- , Xjiiyria?Ei-)-  CHARLES HILLYER, President. " HARRY HOUSTON, Secretary.  Hr.ve just lecoivcd 3.0*0,000 feet of lot" from Idaho, and wo arc prepared tn cut tho largest bills  irnbc-'of any nirnimpinris or lengths.   Kstimiucs given at any time.   Tho largest stock of sa��h,  of tirnbe* or any  door.., and mouldings in Kootenay  COAST LUMBER OF ALL KINDS ON HAND  OFFICK AND YARDS:   COUNTER HAIjTj AND FRONT 8TKRBTS.  E.   K.   STRACHAN,   PLUMBER  [Successor   to   Strachan   Bros.]  Having bought out my brother's share of the business, I am still at the  old stand and continuing to do iirstf-class work and will guarantee satisfaction in all brancnes ol: plumbing.  BOOK BINDING  SPECIAL fyJLED BL^NK BGO^S  SPECIAL RULED FORMS  AT THE BIJNDERY DEPABTENT OV  THE TRIBUNE ASSOCIATION, LIMITED,  BURNS BLOCK. NELSON.  WOTICE.  CANCELLATION OF RESERVATION  KOOTENAY   DISTHLCT.  Notice is hereby given that iho reservation I'luccd on that particular parcel o��  land, which may be described as commenc-  ii._r at the nor.hea.'.t corner ot Township  (.....��� jjigrit A, .Kootenay district, which ia  also th<* norlnea_-t c-onier of blccic 12,  Ei-anted to the Nelson & Fort Shcpijard  Railway Company by crown grant dated  Sth .March, 1SU5; thence due east 10 miles;  thenco due south to the international boundary; thence due west alor.tr said boundary  1G miles; thence north to tlie place of commencement, notice whereof was published  in the British Columbia Gazette, and dated  7th May, 1S9C, is hereby rescinded.  ^ ��� AV. S. GORT*.  Deputy Commissioner of Lands & Works.  -Lands- and Works Department.   .  Victoria, B.  C, 23rd May, 1S01.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER.1  To Herbert Cuthbert or to-any person or  ��� persons to whom he may have, transferred his interest in the Blend mineral  claim, situate on tlie west fork of Rover  "* creek, ir. tho Nelson mining: division of  AVest Kootenay district, and recorded in  the recorder's olllco l'or the Nelson minim*,   division.  You and each of you are heroby notified  that we have expended four hundred and  eleven dollars in labor and improvements  upon the above mentioned mineral claim  in order to h .Id said mineral claim under  thr- provisions of the Miner..I Act, and rf  within ninety days ot tne date of this  notice you fail or refuse to contribute vour  portion of suoh expenditures together with  all cofets of advertising your interest ia  said elnims will become mc property of the  subscribers, under section . of an act f.n-  titled "An Act to Amend the Mineral Act,  1900."  FRANK    FLT.TCIIER,  J.   J.   MALONE  JT.    rT.    NEELANDS.  T3.  T.   1-1.   SIMPKINS.  Dated nt Nelson this 3rd day of Juno  1301.  LIQUOR LICENCE TRANSFER  NOTICE OF AriTLICATJON FOR  TRANSFER OF RETAIL LIQUOR Ll-  CENS13.���Notice is hereby jji-'eir lh.it w  .Intend to apply at the next sittinjj of tha  board of license commissioners for th".  City of Nelson for the-transfer of the retail liquor license now held by us for th?  premises known as the "Ollice" saloon,  situate on lot 7 in block 9, sub-division of  lot 95, AVard street, in the said City of  Nel.son, to AVilliam Robertson Thomson  and Charles C. Clark ot the sail city  JAMES   N EI**Ij.\ NDS,  S.   E.   EMERSON.  AVitness:  CHAS.  R.  McDONALD.  Dated at Nelson, B. C, this 2nd day of  August. 1901.  NOTICE   OF  ASSIGN Mi-NT.  Notice is hcreT-y given that George 3M.  Fronk, of the oiLy of Nelson, In thu province of British Columbia, merchant,  carrying on business on Baker stieet in llio  said city of Nolson. has by deed bearing  dato ,11th day of July, 1901, aligned all  his real and personal property except as  therein mentioned to A. P. 1-lay of the city  of Nelson, in the province of British Columbia, accountant, In trust for the purpose of paylrrg arrd satisfying rate-ably and  proportionately and without preferc.ee or  priority the creditors of the said Georgo  41. Fronk.  The said deed was executed by tho said  George M. Fronk and the said A. P. Hav  on tlie llth day of July, 190], and the said  A. 1'. Hay has undertaken the trust created  by the said deed.  j.ll perhons having claims against tire  said George M. Fronk are ronnlred to forward to the said A. J-1. Hay, Nelson, B. C,  particulars of their claims, duly verilloil,  on or beforo the 15th day of August, 1901.  j\ll persons indebted to the said George  M. Fronk are required to pay the amount  due bv them to tho said trustee forthwith.  And notice is hereby given that after tho  lSth dny of August. 19UI, the trustee will  proceed to distribute the assets of the estate arnotri: the part lea entitled thereto,  having regard only to the claims which  the said trustee shall then have had  notice.  jVnd further tako notice that a meeting of the creditors will be held nt tho odi-  ces of tho undersigned on the 20th dav of  July, 1901, at 10 o'clock a. m., for tho giving of directions with reference to the disposal of the estate.  GALLIHER & AVILSON,  Solicitors for Trustee,  K. AV. C. Block, Bauer Street, Nelson.  Dated this llth day of July, 1901.  (No. 178.)  CERTIFICATE  OF  THK  RKGISTRA.TION  OF*. AN  EXTPA  PROVINCIAL COMPANY. COMPANIES ACT. W7.  I horeby certify that tho " German Mining and  Milling Company" has this day boon registered  as an Extra Provincial Company, under the  "Coinpanios Act. lSi)7," to carry ont or efl'ect all  or any of the objects hereinafter sot. forth to  wliich the legi'-lativo authority of the Legislature of British Columbia extends.  Tho head ofllce of the Company is situato in  Ihe City of Tacomn, State of Washington,  U. S. A.  Tho amount of the capital of the Companv la  ono hundred thousand dollars, divided into ono  hundred thousand shares of ono dollar each.  ���i he head oflico of tho Company in this Provinco in situate at Nelson, nnd ...chord Papo, Labourer, whoso address is Nelson aforc'aid, is the  attoruoy for the Company.  The time of tho existence of tho Company is  flf t y years.  Givon under my hand and s<-al nf ofllco ab  Victoria, Province of Bri'is-h ('nlninbin. tars 10th  clay of Juno, ono thousand niuo hundred and  ono.  [l. a] P. V. AVOOTTON  Registrar of Joint Companies.  Tho ohjects for which the Company him buen  established are those sot orrt in tho Certillrnto of  "���ogistration granted to tho Company un tho 1st)  February, J8-1!). and whieh ap^i��ars in tiro l'Htish  Columbia UujsvtU- ou tho 18th February, 1897.  .���n  i.  * 1  ii'   ____  "���J I  -*_l|  I     '.  ,1   . .  1     -    .  li �����[  5j "t-l  h - "  ,i  ���" I  .. OI  ! Si:  >*" j m  .���pi--  tiki  w  m  If  i:  ���w  it  m  i  #  1  I  II  m  WM.x  M&!.:x.  l||  fife  T f  y  r  -  fc  Iii ' r  ^^^^^^^g^@|i^^^^^^^^p^^^pj  ft#s  W�� HAVE JUST PEIVIO  CONSISTING OF  IRON BEDS  RATTAN  GOODS  UPHOLSTERED  GOODS  TABLES  CHAIRS  DESKS  MATTR|SSES  BRASS BEDS  IRON BEDS  CHILDREN'S COTS  FOLDING BEDS      -  BABY CARRIAGES  GO CARTS  HIGPI  CHAIRS  CRADLES  ARM. CHAIRS  RECEPTION CHAIRS  MUSIC STANDS  VERANDA CHAIRS  PARLOR SUITES  COUCHES  DAVENPORTS  LOUNGES  MORRIS CHAIRS'  WIRE BACK-CHAIRS  LEATHER GOODS  (  i .-��� }     .     ''  EXTENSION TABLES  KITCHEN TABLES  LIBRARY TABLES  CENTER TABLES .  HALL TABLES ,���  DINING. ROOM CHAIRS  HALL CHAIRS  KITCHEN CHAIRS  OFFICE CHAIRS  BAR CHAIRS  TILTING CHAIRS  HIGH CHAIRS  VERANDA CHAIRS  ROCKING CHAIRS  COMMODE CHAIRS  ROLL TOP DESKS  FLAT TOP DESKS  TYPEWRITER DESKS  COMBINATION DESKS  HAIR MATTRESSES  MOSS MATTRESSES  WOOL MATTRESSES  FIBRE MATTRESSES  EXCELSIOR MATTRESSES  Bed Room Sets, Sideboards, Wardrobes, Ladies' Dressing  Tables, China Closets, Kitchen Cupboards, Ladies'  Secretaries, Combination Book Cases,  Hall  Racks,   Etc.  CORNER BAKER AND KOOTENAY STREETS.  i'Ved t_.u_'it has i'osijj'iiod Jig Us's'islairt  postmaster, a position he has ably and acceptably filled Tor several years.  ��� *   *  Headers, read the changed advertisement.1-  of XV. F. Toet-iol & Co., Fred Irvine & Co.,  Jacob Dover, the Athabasca arrd AV. C.  Meljeaii;  ��� ��   *  The last of the series of Dominion ride  league matches will be shot off at the  rnntfes today. The lirst team will commence lirini; at !) o'clock, and tho second  team  at _i o'clock.  ��� ��   ��  The second dance of the Nelson Boat  Club will be held at tho park pavilion on  Tuesday evening. The lady patronesses of  the dance are:, Mesdames Buchanan, l'ol-  lok,  jYrmstrong arid  Lal-aii.  ��� ������ ���  Arrangements   arc   being   made    for   a  cricket match between the Nelson eleven  and an eleven picked from the rest of the  interior. Ii" this Is carried through it should  result in a very good tramo. ;  ��� ���   ���  The government building: at Creston has  been completed and, turned over by the  contractor, and the ofllce of the mining recorder of Goat River mining division will  be moved from Kuskonook to Creston  at an early date.  ��� a     ���  The regular meeting of the Socialistic  Educational Club will be held on Sunday,  afternoon in the Miners' Union hall at half  past-3. The meeting will be addressed by  Miss "Vlorrell on the subject ot "Why worn-  en should be socialists and why they arc  not." Following the address-there1 will ���'boil (roc. discussion, open to members and  iron-n*ombi*rn alike. .       .  ��� *   ���  -.*>r. . r��-].._iu made a trip of inspection  yesterday lo the Chinese wash- houses in  tho bed of Cottonwood creek, against the  sanitary condition of whicli complaint.had  been lodger! at the city hall. The inspection  of the health ofilcer did not bear out the  complaint laid., as the premises of the  Chinese were found to be remarkable clean,,  and if the Chinamen told the truth there is  nothing in  the stories or. overcrowbing.  ��� *   ���  Commercial men who nave just returned  from the Crow's Nest coal fields say that  it is currently reported that James J. Hill  haa now secured the controlling introst in  the stock of the Toronto company and  that in consequence a change is to bo  made in the maiiagment of the concern.  The first change that has been announced  is the replacing of superintendent AVilson  by superintendent Stockitt. The'latter Is  said to be Mr.  Hill's  right  hand  man  in  coal matters.  ��� ��� ��� - ���  In the case of Thurston vs. Weyl an application will be made before judge Forin  on Monday for the appointment of .a commission to take the evidence of-"Weyl, and  another material witness in Paris, France.  This Is a> suit over some townsite property  upon the ..mineral claims Derby and Nelson, adjoining the townsite of Rossland,  ill Wliich .the plaintiff claims a .seventh in-  torefit, The prpperty In question was pur-  chuned for. $3,.,00O, and the defence is that  the plaintiff received his, interest in stock  to-tlie amount of $5000 in a company organ-  rni-ms) a a- smjbiuyi mm ia uoi  iki:ii la l.ii...iiV Hi.. lii***jf;'*l!li'*  i'li'i liiijiiir'ir-  tlorr l'or' tin. cirlilnlMMliill tflli li!.' Ili'lllf* ii�� Hi  R: i.Onnli) on lit'luilr* of the defendant Svpyi'.  ' �� ��� ��  Tho anonynltSirs letter Writer' litis* cropped up again. This time the burden of his  complaint is that some one is gutting water*  from the city for which payment is not  mado. The writer complains of wholesale  thefts of water from the city and threatens  exposure if the abuse is not abated. As no  notice is taken of such letters the writer  will have an oppurnlly nf making the promised exposures at the next meeting of  the council.  ��� ��� ���  Daniel Ij. Barret of Howser was brought  in to Nelson jail yesterday to stand his  trial upon a charge of making a forg?d  limo check. The prisoner received his preliminary hearing bofore magistrate Carney of KaSlo und was committed for trial.  The offense for wliich Barrett is held is  for making out a time cm-ck on contractors  Porter & Carlson for 10 1-1 days at $2.75  per day, to which the name of Ed Jordan  was forged. The prisoner was brought irr  by constable Simpson of Howser. He, will  be brought up for .election on Monday....  , ��� * ���  Frank Watson aiid W. \V. Greenwood of  Spokane are back from a trip to the i��isher  Maiden property in tho Sloean, where they  have been looking the proporty over with a  view to putting II irr shape for the coming  winter's work. It is the intention of tho  Fisher Maiden company to ship considerable ore during the winter and to do this a  large force of men will be put to, work  opening tho property up. The details have  yet to be decided upon by the directors,  when Mr. Watsori will return and give effect to the program.  .'�����**''  G A Kirk, onevof tlie members of the  firm of Turner, Beeton & Company, was  irr Nelson yesterday. He said it was not  altogether correct to.say that his Arm contemplated dropping .'.but of Nelson alto-s  getlier. What it'V was' proposed to do  was simply to run down the present stock  as it was not considered advisable to carry  on what practically amounted to two  businesses. The company intended, however, to retain a man in Nelson to look after  its interests, and it was not unlikely that  a considerable stock would continue to be  carried,;here. Some changes will shortly be  made in .the firm, an announcement con-:  corning which may be made in the course  of a few days,  Mining Records,  Four new locations were recorded at the  Nelson record ofllce-.yesterday. Bear Blossom, on Ben/Hassan mountain,;.by Alfred  Jones; Constance, at.the head of the south  fork of Hall creek, by Charles Bonn'; Ca-  nopus, at the head of the south fork of  Hall creek,; by George W. Richardson:  Golden Queen Fractional," on .the north  slope of Morning mountain, by Louis  Ernst.  Certificates of work -were issued to  Joseph Campbell, <>ii tlie Good Eagle; John  Creasor, on" the. Big Four' Hercules, Snow-  flake and Lerwick; August Johnson, on the  Josephine; Henry Reichart, on the North  Star and Evening; J. A. Schlitz et al, on  the Cordelia, Frances,-Fornwood and Amo;  j\. J. 1-linde, on ..the Lillian; 11. G. Porter,  on the J. C. .P.; .Andrew 33. Lind, on the  Junction, �����  ^^s^^^^^^f^n^^^^.  'I^S*-.^.^.^.;-..^  -l-ELEt-Hti.'-JE tl  PAINTS, OILS AND CLASS.  GABDEN   TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS  r-t~tit���n-_p-w_---��i���-^T-r-i_irnnr>���r mi n in TT-n~������ mt *-*���*-._�����_-_-_----���  POULTRY  NETTING  >N:/;-*w>*'/. * ..y-^.v:^'*^\'.--.."ii~. >'���. r-.-w* ���v*--.s^r .*-..���-: ..>��� ���>y.**t* -j  Store, Corner Baker ixz'CL jofecjihihc ��>C  RUBBER AND COTTON HOSE.  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company    and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  IsTELSOIsr  STORES   AT  IKLA-SJIO  s^^ivrxDoisr  oIjLL  GRAY'S  UNITED SHOWS  WILL   EXHIBIT ONE   D/\Y  ONLY   AFTERNOON   AND  EVENING   AT  NELSON, MONDAY, AUGUST 19th  ALL THE FLOUR MADE BY THE COMPANY IS FROM SPECIALLY SELECTED WHEAT  rmrrm i m i i i rrrrrrrrrrn  PERSONALS.  100  Startling   /lets  and   Features.  AfiENIC  Attractions  Unparalleled  MACNIFICENT  STREET PARADE  READ WHAT THE  PAPERS SAY OF US  Savannah News, April 7, 1001.���"The  performance of Sells & Gray's Shows  was excellent and every act Interest-  in*-."'  THB  MARVELOUS  Montgomery Advertiser, April, .1S01.  ���" Sells & Gray's performances were  attended hy large crowds ; everybbody  doliirhted."  Birmingham Age-Herald, April 23.���  " Great crowds enjoyed Sells &  Gray's two performances yesterday.  The tents -were packed and everybody  was pleased.  s  Premier Acrobats  Of the world,  who receive the  Largest Salary  paid to any  performers.  Eg     J.  Ub L-!  PROPRIETORS  Henry D.  Thomson  of Cariboo is at the  Phair.  *   *   *        .  XV.   XV.   Warner,   of   Sandon   is   at   tho  Queen's.  * ��   ��  AV.   Hethcriiigtoii   of Grand   Forks  is  at  the Madden.  * ��   *        ���  G.  A.  IJnrnhart of  t>n�� Ymir mine is at  the I-I nine.  ��� *   ���  . AViillnco C.  Duncan  of Greenwood  is at  the JI nmo.  ...  XV.   jVndorson,   of   the   Cascade   Power'  Company, Is at the IMinlr.  ��   ���   .  H. Oltls i*nrual*y and AV. H. Harnaby of  St. John, N. 13., are at tho Phair.  ��� ���   ���  Maxwell Stevenson of the Highlander  mine at Ainsworth is nt the Phair.  ��� ���   ���  D. AV. Moore, ore buyer for the Trail  smelter, is registered at the Hume.  ��   ���   ���  Mrs. Jennie K.  Harris of Kaslo and her  daughter,   Marguerite,   arc   registered   at  the Hume.  .    m    .  AV. I,. StClair. J. D. McA'icar, Goorge R.  McDonald and John A. Craig of jjardo are  registered at the Queen's.  * *   *  Dan Beard, the well known New York  artist, is at tho Phair. He is on a holiday  trip and is accompanied by his wife.  * *   *  E. T. H. Simpl'iiis, court registrar, is  confined to his house with a severe cold,  which at present threatens other complications.  ��� ���   ���  A Durnals, of the department of lands,  mines and fisheries for the provinco of Quebec, is on a tour througn Brl'I^sli Columbia  and the Northwest Territories. He is accompanied by Mrs. Dumais. They arc the  guests of Mrs. Mallette of tho Kootenay  Hotel, A*crnon streot.  'APS  vm?s?mettnmmmiM^ii________2  TOILET   SOAPS  We have just opened up an assortment of Fine Toilet Soaps of  American, French and English manufacture, ranging in price fromlO  cents a cake up.   Any and all are exceptionally good value.  W. F. T  VICTORIA   BLOCK  NELSON,   B. C.  PAID  LOCALS.  . Nelson Hotel 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.  Try it. Ironbrew.  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO,  Importers and Dealers in Sholf anel Heavy Hardwaro.  0'  <t\  ������">  91  '11  91  (I**  W  '(>  (fl  91  91  '���*��  rtV  .���^3***'*-**'*-***\Sl*.*.**.*.*.*.*.**.i~:-^  "HE ATHABASCA  "OLD  VIRCINIA   APPLE   PUNCH.    A DELICIOUS   DRI*NK-  ROAST LEG CF LAMB FOR LUNCH  TODAY.  ^*.*&*.**.***.*.Hi-*-*-**-**-*-*-*-*-^  %  1$  9)  91  en  91  91  91  91  91  (J"��  91  91  (A  0  EST T8A.-WEI? 00.  T. MACLEOD, Manager.  N.  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agents for Hard nnd S;jft. Coal. Imperial Oil.  Company. Washington Brick, Limo Sc Mann-  f'lvturii)'-; Conii'Hiiy. General commercial agents  and bruko-s.  All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  telephone w.   Office 184 Ba.\er St.  V-st


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