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 *�����!��*>im*nia*vx*^^  m t_0f '^--������^'"���������"^���"tf-TffcnnrTifn  '- ^(i_?fr@S  .'.v%;88i_|  i >:-, .-to-*  _vgS-,  ESTABLISHED  1892  ���..  WEDNESDAY' MORNING,  OCTOBER  23,   1901  DAILY EDITION  INCALCULABLE DANGER TO  THE EMPIRE.  ���SOUTH AFRICAN WAR AND ITS  IMMENSE EXPENSE CAUSES  PUBLIC  ALARM.  LONDON, October 22.���In any country  whoso constitutional traditions were  less deeply rooted than Britain's what  is now transpiring here would be a certain prelude to revolution. Evidences  are accumulating on all hands of a gre__  wave of public alarm at the incalculable  ���danger to the empire arising fiom the  paralysis which has overtaken England  in her attempt to subdue or extern.mate  the Boers. There is fierce public indignation at the inconceivable levity and  ignoiance with which the ontcrprise was  begun and tho criminal stupidity with  which it has been conducted. The opening of the third year's campaign is sig-  jialized by the publication in both the  jingo and. the anti-war press of retrospects of the government's war, the lecord fully justifying the^ gloomiest .apprehensions.  It was first estimated that the co_t of  the war would be $50,000,000, with a held  foice of 47,000 men, which parliament  was assured would complete the conquest of the republics in three months.  Toda., .when prospect of conquest was  never less certain, it has cost $700,000-  O00, besides 18,000 lives, the aggregate  ,of casualties tfeing 75,000.    Since lord  Robei ts declaied the war o\er, on the  eve of the geneial election last Scplem-  _bei, it1 has cost $360,000,000 m money,  * 8000 lives and   27,000   other casualties  Paul Kiuger's   historic   pledge   to   the  world   that  the   pi ice  England   would  have to  pay  would   stagger   humanity  'is now   on   everybody's   lips.    Il-.was  jeered at when originally, published in  'i.ho   newspapers,   but   at   the   height  of this present supreme) crisis the public  is dismayed by the intemperate, undic-  ' ciplmed outburst against .critics by. general Bulleirdemonstia'ting the demoial-  'zation which has been-'produced m'the  ai_ay by the stress of this ignominious  - can;paign.'-.Meantime the, ministers aie  doing* nothing���or worse'.  Wai   secretary Brodeiick, broken by  the combined   weight  of   domestic  be-  leavemetft and the oppiessive responsibilities of the post he was never fitted  to occupy, feebly'attempts to stem the  swelling torrent of public obloquy by,,  throwing tbo responsibility on the gen-^  orals     The proclaiming of martial law  thioiighout Cape Colony is the crowning  blunder   of   the   Butish   policy.    It   is  "known   here   that   the   Cape   premiei  warned both the impenal  government  -'iid lord Kitchener that   it   inevitably  -would mean tho ultimate loss of South  A.-rica,  but tbe government gave lore  kitchener absolute discretion,  and he,  .rendered reckless  by  the  hopeless en-  ���t-.ng.len.ents of the desperate situation,  iiefuw.d to listen to reason and insisted  (on having his will obeyed. An iron curiam of rigorous military censorship ha*-  ���now beea-drawn-down-over-the-South-  African conflagration.   Jinn in His Refusal.  PAK3S, October 22.���The chamber of  deputies reassembled today.    The pre-  mioi, M, Waldeck Rousseau, refused to  concur with ihe demand   of M.   Basly,  - socialist, for a day's work of 8 hours for  miners and a pension of two francs' pei  ��day after 25 years ot work. The motion  ���was rejected by 321 to 251 votes. M  IBasly's motion was intended to test the  spirit of the chamber on tho question  of the mineis' demands. If. Waldec.  Rousseau vigorously repeated that he  would not concede the demands l eferred  tc Tho constituents of M. Basly ar��-  ehicfly minors, belonging to the Pas de  Culas region.  PARIS,    October    22.- During    the  comse of Lis remarks in the chamber  of deputies trday, regarding the question  of  miters'  wpges and  horns,  M  Waldeck Rousseau said that tho government had alieady anno'inccd that it .va'  oposed tc fixing a minimum wage, but  vjis disposed to con time its examination of the question of miners' pensions  and see if it cculd not incoipoiate it  in   the   general   question   of   pensions  As to the eight hours work per day, tht  go. crximcnt  was   desirous   of  amelior-  .ating ^conditions <?. eryv here latoi, but  it was jjnpossibte'to settle hastily such  a,   quesiJon   without  injuring   national  production.    No    impoitant    promise,  which carnot be fulfilled will be dragged from the Ministry. He vat opposed  to an immediate discussion of the que.  ST ET1ENNI., October 22 ���Th. min-  ���crs' committee which has been in session  >eie for several days adjourned finally  tonight. The members refused to make  public tlie' result of their deliberations,  hut it'seems certain that they did not  ���conic toa d eeision to strike, or postponed actior. indefinitely.; The commit-  to. will meet agate in February.  E*trl Russell Released From Prison  LONDON, October -22 ���TSarl Russeli  tlris morning finished the three months'  ���sentence ��� of imprisonment in Holloway  .iail. imposed upon him by the house of  lords for bigamy, and was immediately  released. There were few onlookers  when the earl,- unaccompanied, came  Sfirib from the jail and jumped into a  closed carriage. He appeared in excellent health and spirits, but declined to  say anything as to his plans. When  asked ho.v he stood his imprisonment  he said he could not complain of the  treatment by the governor and, wardens  of tho gaol, and smilingly added that  the only thing that did really annoy  him he dici not care to mention. Being  pressed, he answei ed , laconically:  "Bugs " The earl left the city at once  and went to Brighton, where Mollie  Cook or Somerville, for marrying whom  he was., charged with bigamy, has been  residing for some time... The application  of the countess Russell to make abso-  lue her decree of divorce will be heavd  October 28th. In the event of that application being granted it is said that  earl Russell will again marry Mrs Somerville immediately.  Pooley against W. C. Nichol of the Vancouver Province for criminal libel was  set for hearing on Thursday.  The sealing schooner Viva arrived today with 210 skins.  BRIEF   CANADIAN ' TELEGRAMS  THE COURT AT CREENWOOD  First Sittings Ever Held  GREENWOOD, October' 22���[Special  to The Ti ibune.]���The first sittings of  the supreme court ever held in the Boundary country commenced here today in  Masonic hall, which was suitably pie-  pared'for the occasion The docket-is  not a lengthy one. On the opening of  tho couit, H. C. Shaw, on behalf of the  local oar*and the City "of Greenwood,  welcomed his lordship, Mi. Justice living, and expressed pleasure that the  first sitting.of the supreme court in  Gi eenwood .should be presided over by a  judge who was so closely identified with  the interests of the province. He hoped  that regular sittings of the couit would  be hereaftei held at Greenwood.  His lordship, after thanking the bar  for their kind expressions, said he was  favoi ably impiessed with Boundary district, and he thought its peoiTle were  fairly entitled to have regular sittings  of tho supreme.court at a central place  in the district/ He was (astonished at  what he had seen yesterday when visiting the mines and smelter, but he believed tho losources'of the" disti ict were  little known on the outside.  'There were but two ciiminal cases,  and the grand jury returned tfue bills  in both. One went to thei trial jury,  and 'the defendant was acquitted. The  othei, the Muiphy cattle-maiuiing case,  is still being heai d and will not go to" the  jury until tomorrow. . *'  Tho grand jury made,a report. "'They  recommended that regular sittings of the  supreme couit, both lor civil and criminal 'cases, be held in the Boundary disti ict, and requested the"judge'to;call.the"'  attention of the pi oper authorities tothe  -necessity of -.providing _Greenwood,-.with;  suitable buildings for the proper conduct  bf public-business,' that the-present  buildings weio madequato for the  amount of business now being; tian-  sacted., Attention was also 'called to the  fact that county court judge.Leamy was  gazetted as appointed for Kootenay and  not the' Boundary district.  The civil cases to be tiied arenas below:     * i  ;      CIVIL   CASES.  , William 'Dimond   vs! * John   William  Nelson���Plaintiff's claim is against the  defendant  for  a   declaration   that  the  plaintiff is the owner and entitled ,'o  the possession of the Dimond mineral  claim, situate in the Kettle River,mining division,' Yale district, and in thit  so far as the San Juan Fractional! mineral claim, situate in the Kettle River  mining district as afoiesaid  interferes  with or overlaps the said Dimond Fractional mineral claim, the came may'be  declared  to  be  invalid and void.  And  for damages for trespass.        '       .   ;  _-_James_Fishei-_vs.-Charles_L.JHo_fmai_.  and the Deadwood Gold-Copper Mining  Company.���The plaintiff's claim is for  delivery to the plaintiff by the defendants of 125,000 fully paid ,up and nonassessable shares in the defendant company, being the purchase price of an undivided onc-quaiter interest in the, St.  Lawrence   mineial   claim,   situate   in  Dead.vood  camp,   in  the  Kettle  River  mining  division  of  Yale  district,   sold  by the plaintiff to the defendants. And  for  damages  for  non-delivery  cf said  shai es. Or in the alternative, for the re-  scision.of said conlract of sale and for  a decree of this court that the defendants transfer to th.   plaintiff the said  undivided   one-quaitcr   interest  in  the  said  mineral  claini,  and  for  damages.  Or, for $15,000 a3 the value of the said  shares, and for an injunction, and a lis  pendens, and jests of this action, and  such other relief as to the court seems  meet.  TORONTO, October 22.���The late sen-  ' ator G. W. Allan .left an estate valued  at $86,000 to his children with a life interest to Mrs. Allan.; ' -  * MONTREAL^ October 22.���R.^W.. Shep-s  herd of Como, Quebec, is��r preparing a  shipment bf apples for England for  the use of,king Edward VII.             ,.  MONTREAL, Octolier 22.���The Star's  London cable says: Sir Charles Tupper'  will spend the1* winter at Winnipeg and  proceed to Vancouver in the spring.  . TORONTO, October 22.���Doctors in  attendance on W. H. E. Hassey, president of the Massey Harris Company,  announce that cerebral complications  have set in and that there is veiy little  hope of his recovery.  OTTAWA,- October 22.���The government has made arrangements to take  half a million bushels of oats from Alberta'grain* growers for shipment" to  South, Africa.' Professor Robertson'  leaves this week for Calgary tb mako ar  rangements._       _.        . *   ._ _*i.,  MONTREAL, October 22���Lord and  lady Minto and suite and newspaper rep-  lesentatlves and others who accompanied the duke and duchess of Cornwall  and York through the Dominion arrived  in this city from Halifax at 2.30 this afternoon.       <-       -     *      -.       ..,'<-��.  BRANTFORD, Ontario, October 22 ���  The "trial of Mrs.-Jo'sepnine White for  the murder of her husband began today.  White died from", strychnine poisoning/  Mrs. White endeavored to collect the insurance. The crown will endeavor to.'  provo Mrs. White -> administered the"  poison.  MONTREAL, October 22.���The C. P.  R. has decided to place the" royal .tiain  on exhibition at the railway stations^ of  the principal Canadian townsv "Twenty-  five cents admission win De charged and.  tho "proceeds in each 'town disti lbuted  among orphanages of "each-place visited.  Tho exhibition opens at Halifax tomor-  10W. * '  MONTREAL, October 22���The coroner's jury this morning, returned a'ver-  dict of murder against George E. Bisson-  ette for having committed an"aggiavatcd  assault on Zeotique Danseau'last Taurs-  day ^evening, which caused >thei latter's  'death yeste%ida}. "Bissonette will 'now  have to stand trial on a charge of murder.  -MONTREAL,-October 22.���C. Mackerr  ,row,�� who refereed the match, between  ���'the Y.vM. C. A/team of Vancouver and.  the'Shamrocks has received^letter ��ro__f  H. P. Latham of New Westminster asking foi newspaper ^accounts of the game  and also Mackerrow's opinion. He will  get the former, but Mackerrow says he  does not. see why he should supply-, the  latter, Jas it is evidently the intention  to use it Jn the fight between New Westminster and Vancouver teams. ���  HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, October 22.���  Much surpuse was created here! Dy an  announcement thatra robbery .was committed on the royal yacht Ophir while  sho was heie. While the royal party  was at dinner Sunday the cabin,of prince  Alexander;of Teck was' entered' and a  valuable gold watch and five sovereigns  stolen. Halifax society peoplecwere on  board the yacht in large v numbers , on  Sundaj. Detectives so far-?have b,een  unsuccessful in tracing the stolen property.  ���_' *y   -'���  WAT FER ON FOR PRESIDENT  BULLIB EETIBED  HIS, REpENT, UTTERANCES  '   "' .THJS. CAUSE.  ' .       . V   _ i.i  PLACED OCT-EALFPAY-GENERAL  FRENCH APPOINTED TO SUC-  ^ *'    'CEED   HIM.      '  . *���  LONDON,   October   22.���Sir   Redvers  Buller has been relieved of command of  i i '  the First Army Corps in consequence  of  the  speech  he  made  October   10th  after the luncheon given in his honor  by   the   King's. Royal   Rifles,   dealing'  with*" his   famous   dispatch  to   general  White j at ,-Ladysmith'.   He   has   b'een  1       :\ 'it i  placed* on-halfj-pay and general, Frenrh  has been appointed to succeed him. Tithe official announcement ihe war oflice  says that the commander ,in chief,  "after full consideration of all the;,cir-  cumstauces. and tho .explai_ations,*funi-  **ished,"Jrecommerideclfthat generar"Buller be relieved? which ^vas done.' * *       -  ST ARTEDV/ITH SIXTX-SEVEN  -..v  Oreenwood Local News.  GREENWOOD, October 22.���[Special  to The Tribune.]���There are a number of  outside lawyois here in attendance at  court, among others, W. A. Galliher, M.  p , of Nelson, and A. H. McNeill of Rossland The two last-named are in attendance to make arguments in the Beamish and Colistro cases and in the Geiser case. The arguments will be held  tomorrow.  F. W. Hayes, president of the First National Bank of   Detroit,   Michigan,   is  'here.   Ho repiesents the Detroit people  'who'aro working tho Ruby mine under  bond.       ���  Wreck on Oregon Short Line  POCATELLO, Idaho, October 22.���The  Oregon Short Line westbound fast mail,  No. 1,. was wrecked four miles east of  McCammon. this afternoon. The engineer; and fireman were killed. No passengers were injured. '.. .  Two Indictments Found.  :   VICTORIA,' October   22.���The  grand  jury today bi'OHgi.t In true "bills in the  cases of sapper Gill, Royal Engineers,  charged with murdering gunner Clin-  nick, Royal Marines/ and.���Ernest Stevens-for doing.���grevous. bodily harm to  Isaac Hazinfraiitz, whom he shot with  a pea rifle. They will be tried on Monday and Tuesday next respectively.  The long pending case of Turner and  Kentucky Editor a Candidate.  LOUISVILLE,   October   22. ��� Henry  Watterson,' editor of the Courier-Journal, who led the bolt against Bryan m  1896 and who is now engaged m a controversy with the Nebraska man, has announced himself as a candidate for governor of Kentucky in 1903.    For some  time Mi. Watterson has been busily'engaged in trying to heal the breach between the disrupted factions of the Democratic party,   ln Kentucky he has been  completely,successtul.   The first notice  of his proposed candidacy was made this  afternoon in the Evening Post.--It said:  "The most inteiestiiig political event  of the last few weeks is the announcement by Henry Watterson of his candidacy for the Demociatic nomination  for  governor.   During   the* past  week  .Mr.  Watteibon  has told  a number of  gentlemen in this city that he is already  a candidate for the nqmination before  the noxt Demociatic convention, and has  solicited their support.   So far his canvass has been much in the natuie of a  still hunt, and it was doubtless intended  to keep it a secret for some time to  come.    The friends of other aspirants  for   the   governorship  wero  not  slow,  however, ot hearing of the work being  done in this city to pave the way for Mr.  Watterson'? candidacy, and, upon making mquries, haye learned that Mr, Wat,-  terson   is   an   avowed   candidate    Not  only is Mr, Watteison a candidate for  governor at the piosent time, but he is  said to che. ish the most profound ambitions foi tutnrp prcfei ment.  He new" desires to be tbe candidate of the Democratic party for president in 1904, and  behoves that if he can carry Kentucky  in 1903 he will put himself in line for  the nomination for president one year  later.   With this-in view he is doing all  in his power to undermine the power of  Mr. Bryan in tho party, and at the same  time to ingratiate himself witli the: men  in this state whom he has opposed in  the past.   He is working hard to. induce  the.silver Democrats of.the state to forget the past arid is holding out the olive  branch to the business men of Louisville."  Mr. Watterson is said to have prom,  ises of support from influential/persons?  When Mr.'Watterson saw the Post ,he  sjp.lR.? blandly. Before lie had finished  smiling. '}iip?7phopo bell beganStd jingle  and 'his office .Boy lo.. Bass* sards iinto .his?  Banctmn.   Reporters were on his trail,  'And Arrived With'Twenty-Three.'  r. *. -v.     ���    *-  ROSSLAND, October 22.���[Special to  . Trie * Tribune.]���Rpsslarid's^ ex-chief   of  "police,' Ingrain; whoVow 'earns his daily  bread as'a cheap-labpr,herder for .the.  'Le Roi.'arrived here late last~nig_it*witli'  23 ,tmen_ from -.Edmonton. ��� "The" -party  started '67   strong' ^including   the '< es-^'  policeman,"but"by  the' time th'e^^Var,  Eagle' boarding-house was 'reached (the,"  party numbered,by actual count,23 persons,  of these Jl6 (were roreigners, who  'cannot speak a word of English, and.the  remaining seve^n.claim to be Canadians.  {The foreigners .will be bf no use in the  'mines, but have'been,put to' work >6n  ,the Le Roi'dump shovelling pre'', Six of,  ithe Joplinites left the' mines"this morn-  jing and will leave the camp'tomorrow.  I They claim/to ^be afraid of'something'  happening,' but"just what could* not be  'learn'-Hir <-~Ai"rep6itcd "nse^'Tif'wages 'at  Joplin, Missouri, has-caused a greatdeal'  } of trouble among some of the Missou-  nans, who say they were better off at  home than in Rossland, _ where everybody gives themJthe cold shoulder.  Henry Bratnober has been busy at the  Le Roi headquarters air day, but nothing of importance'has been 'given.out.  A BILLION AND A QUARTER  In Uncle Sam's Treasury.  WASHINGTON, , October '22.���Nearly  a billion and a quarter dollars is the  enormous 'sum of money .which th3  United States treasury, has now in its  possession. This is an aggregate of  wealth never before equaled in the history of this or any other country. The  exact total of the amount held by the  treasury-is-$l,190,225,224."r=Of_this_sunr  $796,547,089 is held asra trust. fund for  the redemption of outstanding notes  and certificates; the gold coin and bullion amounting to, 4150,000,000' constitutes the regular reserve'fund; there is  gold coin and bullion in the general  fund to the amount of $73,399,276, or a  total of $145,549,038/ representing ..11  sorts of available notes and coin, and  $110,143,772 in national bank depositories. Included in this great govern meital  wealth'are $534,000,000 Jn gold and $193,-  000,000 in silver, a part of each being  bullion and the remainder coin. The  subsidiary sil. er coin held by tho treas-  uiy amounts to ^8,785,875. Fractional  currency and minor' coin aggregates  moie than $482,000.  But a comparatively small portion of  this colossal fortune is contained in the  tieasury department vaults heie. For  business and accounting purposes the  treasury is held to consist of the de-  paitment in Washington, the nine s>ub-  tieasuries in the large cities, the mints  and assay offices and the national banks  designated as depositories. New York is  the great financial center, and a large  portion of the government's wealth is  held there, warrants being issued from  the treasurer here for its disposition.The  material bulk of all the "government's  resources is contained In the sub-treasuries at New York, Boston, and Philadelphia. The new bullion is nearly all  in the mints and assay offices. As a  matter of fact there Js not today more  than $3,000,000 of gold, either of coin  or bullion, in the treasury department  heie The chief item of money here .s  something like 150,000,000 silver dollar .  The remainder of the silver is in the  sub-treasuries and mints. The $150,000,-  000 in- silver * here in the: department  weighs 8,887,500 pounds. The coin is  tied up in bags and corded like wood in  the big steel vaults'. *..   .  Under the... government's ..system ��f  recognizing till the sub-treasurios, assay pfflces, etc., as'parts of'the treasury itself, no clumsy problems of transportation arise. Nov.; a warrant is given  a man or firm to whom the government  desires to pay mpney drawn on the  nearest sub-treasury.: He receives his  money from the funds on deposit at  that point; It would require a train of  14 big freight cars to carry the $534,  United   States   represents   more   than  2,000,0.0 pounds. *   '   , ���      ���    '"  It is computed' by treasury, officials  that at the er*d of this fiscaryear, June  30th next, the���government will have  $70,000,000 left clear alter paying all  running T debts. With this prospective  surplus in sight the noxt congress, may  have a little leeway for larger appropriations, but the River and Harbor  Bill, which failed at the last session,  will be'enacted this winter ''and' will  carry at least $60,000,000, enough practically to wip^ out the surplus. AU" the  financial and tariff experts., in . Doth  branches of congress are already busy  seeking to evolve as scheme by, which  the. enormous sums of money locked up  >by the government tcan be put into circulation. At the same time it is hoped  to reduce taxation so that "all'the peo-  people' may be benefited by lower rates.  ,<It is now held by,treasury, department  officials that nothing further can be  done to relieve financial stringency by  putting accumulated funds into circulation. Some relief might be. had through  increasing the number of national  banks designated as government,depositories, but it is not intended to 'make  any addition at this time? 1 "' '        '  Representative Fowler of New Jersey,  has a plan to.retire,some.of .the outstanding   greenbacks   and , thus   bring  more  money  into  circulation.' Senator  Cullom suggests the reduction of direct  taxation, thus stopping'the accumulation   of  an   enormous   surplus:' Every  prominent   senator   and'"representative  fhas some pet scheme for reducing the,  ) surplus and (lessening taxation. It is ex-,  tpected retrenchment in appropriatlo-is  [will be the watchword of"the^nezt con-'  s-gfess. << "rf '* **'%    * ',   a  r'<  t ���     ������__���__._.      i ������  p ^ t*-*.   n  Object of Maxwell's 'Ottawa Visit.  ' i'"VANCOUVER,   October" 22^[Special<  ,to,Thei Tribune ]���A special from Ottawa  '.says:.  While George R'^Maxwell, M. P.  jforBurraid, will pot be< interviewed, it  I is stated here by other sources^ of infqr-  .mation that(one of the principal" objects  'of,the visit of that'gentleman and his',.  accompanying delegation.to,this city.is  ! connected with the much vexed question*"  ; of; granting of licenses for trap 'fishing  'in the waters of the gulf of Georgia con-  'tigous,to the Fraser river. -_--Ever since?  tthe" agitation was commenced the department of marine 'and'. fisheries has'  'been'positive'Mn the statement that it  ^had not the slightest i_i.��ntion of grant-,  ing the desiies of those whose interests^  'would be benefited by the introduction  , of '.'trap1* fishing  in   British ' Columbia.  However, there are those here who state  jthat the department has (the matter un-1"  ider consideration,,.and it is more than  .possible. that,the��� present policy of.the'  fgovernment.in this"regard may-undergo  -a radical chango iwithm a very short  .time. '"At*present the acting minister of  .marine and fisheries, Hon. James Suther-  iland, 'is> absent from the city, and no  ,deflinite/information is obtainable from  (others holding,subordinate positions in  tho department  _ -Lipton Sails for Home  "   NEW YORK; October 22.���Sir Thorn-  i * ���*  as Lipton sailed for home today on the  .Celtic. Before going aboard he said 'lie  <bad not given up the fight for the America's cup. As the vessel pulled out  ���fiom her dock he was forced ,to wave  his handkerchief "and bow continually  in reply to the cheers. Sir Thomas Lip  (ton's yacht Eiin will sail at noon tomorrow,    ���   i  SERIOUS   THEATER   PANIC  ' Caused by a Fire Alarm.  1   LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, October 22 ���  Hundreds of people attempted to rush  but of the Temple theater because the  cry of fire was raised when a little flame  w.'is seen about the polyscope machine,  ln the scramble scores of people weie  knocked down  and  more  than twenty  wero badly hint, while it is feared that  two or threo will not ___vivc their in-  junes.    It was about 3 30 o'clock, just  after the first act of "Tennessee's* Pai d-  ner.'^when the cry of "Fire" was raised.  Women and children mado a rush for  the dooi.   The panic seized the gallery.  Meanwhile those who had retained their  presence of mind endeavoied to stop the  mad rush for the doors.   The ushers and  theater attaches acted  .vith great coolness.   The orchestra played and Charles  T   Bates, a member of the stock company,   danced    This   was  effective  in  quieting those nearest the stage.   At the  point where the stairs come down from  the gallery the two  mad   ciowds   met.  The weaker people were soon knocked  down and trampled under foot, but the  crowd went on  pell mell   through   the  doors and rolled down >He long flight of  stairs.   Every patrol wagon and ambulance in the city was soon engaged in  conveying the most seriously injured to  tho hospitals or their homes.   The play  was finished.    Clarenco Meffert, an at-  tachee of the theater closed the wide exit  doors as tho rush began.   He called a  number of men and by main force held  the.crowd back.   But for this hundreds  might have been' injuied.    Just as the  doors were closed,   Mrs.   O    W.   Blunt  pitched her one year old child through  the exit to a policeman..  He caught it  in his arms, but it slipped to the floor,  sustaining,  however, no serious injury  except   slight   bruises.   There   was   no  damage by fire.  ' England's Tobacco War  ; NEW YORK, October 22.���The London correspondent of the Herald cables  the following additional details concerning the tobacco war in Great Britain. Developments are still awaited in  the struggle, whicli -seems pending bo���  000,000'in gold which the government    tweeh  English  and  American  tobac/.o  li^s >yailable. Thei gold owned by. tha ' rikanufacturers for supremacy'ia trade.  J. B. Duke, leader of the American combination, .who is at present'in Liverpool,  is reported to have said that he would  capture the Biitish trade within the  next four years or less. This challenge  has been accepted by the foremost British manufacturers, ,who are mustering  their1 forces as quickly 'as, possible.  Since' the list of firms who have banded  themselves togetfier^to .fight the _ American invasion was published the English combination have received several  additional, supporters. Other". firms are  expected to ���join in when" the stiuggle  has ^commenced in real earnest For  the present both sides appear to be playing a waiting game. The ^American,invaders made a move when>they granted  a'^concession to retail tobacco firms, encouraging* them to stoc!_5uRSwith their  brands, but'jEngJish manufacturers1* regard It merely as a Jfeint;;|?|f -   .    .J  CASE OF H-ANLYlHi-Jf  .-j.  _��0,l. ^(.v      ���!���������!       ���  _     ���i ���_^--*^^;^*^y..^*Vi^   rK.        n  Z t. Justice Irving'sfDecision^! '-���  f ����j        |       -_    ,��     i.l/;,ji.;,.B.*,-nu^j��."  ,    *- -  The full text of the judgment of Mr.  Justice living in the caiiejjof Manly vs.  Collom, in which'the" appeal "of^the.'de-  fendant Collom,,was dismissed^has arrived In Nelson. In��ylijwfqt .the points  [of law inTOlved'inJ?the|ca|eLas'Vweli'as  J the value of the miner��rt|ground in dis-  l pute the decision of theffull, court as  ��� voiced,by Mi.'justice'Iryicg ha.3.efapec-  sial interest. In, his. judgment* Mr. Justice Irving'says in part:|.�� ��� y ',  1 'IThe framework of ttii^'case^is very  , simple. On the 29th >Noven_ber.<l897, the  "Native SilVer"*- claini ''was' lo-iated* by  lone Cooper for and in'th'e name of one  (Halpin,   who   at  once, s 2nd ''December,  {1897,  conveyed/ one- moiety t to1. Cooper  'and the other moiety to ono Haller. Tha  plaintiff, 19th July, 1900,.purchased Holler's half interest, and on the 31st Aug-  'ust, 1900, obtained 'and/recorded a cet-  , tificate of work in respcct-rof,-t_ie"said  jClaim. Two certificates,inlreepeet of the  [said "claim had ,been 'obtained, by Hal-  tier vprior to. the sale*'totIhe'-Jplaintia.  lThese certificates were*reeorded on*?tho  ,7th Octoler, 1898, and 15th November,  '1899-       ^\        '      ,., k.7*   i'f.t  * ,  I "On the 25th of April, .1900;.the defend-'  [ant, knowing fullj> tha'-position- of "af-.  -fairs/ decided   to   and fedi'd , jump /the  'claim, relocating it as-ftfi..'"Arlington  'No. 1--Frsctirn." The defendant/began  , work "at  once, 'and  obtained?'five cer-  .tlficates of work  The datejof the carl-  Host recc:ded being lOtti^'August/ 190'��,  jand the other, four weretfecouled in October, and applied ior^a;. crown giant,  whereupon the plairiti_f,:?vi;ho obtained "H  Ithird--certificate," 8th fAugubt,    1900,  . brought-the-present .ud\��'f_ve- claim ., ��� \  ,���By section 23 "it is provided 'as^fol-'  lows: "Upon any dispute as to the tit" .  'of any mineial; claim, no  nregularity  happening-previous to, the date of thi-  record "of iho  lpst certificate  of woi'i  shall affect tho tijlt thereto, and it shall  be assumed that up to that date the  title of tho^ claim was< perfect, except  upon suit by the attorney-general based  upon fraud."   ,  Looking- at the section, and the simple  facts above set out, the first thing that  strikes one is that both parties having  obtained cert'ficates of work aro equally  entitled to claim against the other b^iii-  fit of the section. That, of course,'' makes  the section nonsensical ���-  Then the first qeufrtion is to determine  wliich of the two is the person who.ii  ceitificate is t.  rrevail. To answer that  one must look at the fact�� and ask oneself, how' did the dispute arise   Theie  can  b<*- cily one answer.  The dispute  arose, or was brought into existence by  the-deiendant-plaL ting his'RtakpTin-the"  land   occupied 'by' the   plaintiff.    Ihe  plaintiff then it is whose title is to be  deemed perfect if section 2S covers the  inegulaiities  which  the defendant alleges made the ' Native ,Silver" an illegal clain  The lrrcgularMies complained of ire  1. That tho plaintiff is locating and recording the Native Silver described his  loeatier lino betveen No. 1 and No. 2  as   running   in   an   easterly   diioction,  whereas ir truth and in fact It was very  rcarlv duo norfh. I do not think that it  can-be denied that this is a veiy soilou.  emission   to   comply  with   the   statute,  which requires the locator to stake tiie  approximate compass bearing  2 The second point is that one or  more of the free miner's licenses under  whicl- the plaii.tifl derived his title wa��  lssi ed by a perr.on without proper authority  ' 3. That the locator of the Native Silver did not in fa"t find mineral in place,  and  4 That the native Silver location was  a location over an abandoned claim by  the samo pecplo, and was illegal undti  section 32.  ' As to the point rcised. (1) As to thr  approximate compare bearing, the tri ii  judge as ho gave judgment for the plain  tiff, must havo been satisfied that it did  not ln fact mis-lead iP. 1G9.) This point  cannot be in doubt, as it was only at th"  trial that the defendant raised the question. Ha.ing rogaid to the plan annexed  to the location affidavit, and tho description of the ground as a "relocation  of Arlington Fi actional claim, lying bo  tween the "Ailingtcn" and "Builin.  ton,' from whicli���and not from tho  posts���the defendant got his information. I think it was not calculated to  mislead, at or,y rate, section 2S would  cure that irregularity.  2. The contention as to free miner's  certificate being irregularly issued it-  set at rest by the Mineral Act.  3. The positive evidence of tho find  ing of mineral in place is sufficient  (see Cooper's affidavit). His stntemont,  that he was satisfied _hat it wis mi'i-  eral in place. (Q. and A. 739 and nailer's evidence, Q. and A. 149-152). There  was no cross-examination of Cooper or  Haller as to lhese.  And the fourth would be answeied  by section 28, which would. c*\cuse the  failure, ty- comply -vylth the requirements  of section 32.  IS A HARD CASE  *^'��i  -  -V'$sf  *.  _*-_  *���> ;j_T.  . fl , -> i  -yM  * V**#  .y'-C'  ��� tr. ,.*  ��� ',-��*���;  .i *��U _  V r   \  .*��.     ��      *_  -t  J*,      _-[,  A POLISH PRIEST ���'VISITS "-t 3  1  CZOLGOSZ'  _.,  .*"   f*   /���*!   .*���  ASSASSIN CLAIMS TO;HAVE BEEN   ���'"=  _..  A 'CATHOLIC, BUT .WILL DIB- "  ' .*.    4".,.       �� _ ���       .,     ,.   ,    ,    ,,,^1   vS    ^        ���  _, 'I.. - AN4 ANABOHIST.\ VfeT^,, '^  ^AUBURN, 'New Yor&r'Octobe'r fofc.^3,' &f  {Leon.Czolgosz. the assassin of presidVnt <:'*-��  4k_.       f 1  t n  McKinley,. has asked��for 'spirituaUcop  solation and this'^afternoon;creceived|a  visit from Rev.?Szidin?ki,' a Wish' priest  of the Roman c��tholirclid7chrCzofg-*,L.V-'  csz's request, for; 'a priest^"of his. own-t -��*i  ,nationality was.made known to warde.i  * V,-  -Mead in the morning.fFather^Szidinskl,     TV  J who,is pastor, of ;St Stanislaus ^church    <,-"*  'of Rochester, Tyas- in'thls,eity and'was'. "J^  .asked to see.the Vrisoner.-'lle'went io"^^  .the prison and.reinainea^ther-.fdr abouti"'. Y'_  an hour. The interview. between}pries_  '   1*  and prisoner ^proved yery, unsatisfactory" ' +j,  ito both. It took Place.in tlie"?condemned   -^  j man's - cell _ and' the> conversation ^wa�� * ']'*,  .carried on in?!Polish.^ Durliig^tiie 'inter1  .view Czolgosz said^that, he**hadVbee_r ,  ^baptized in  the Catholic ���*faith,Hn^'tho-  chureh in Detroit. ^Heihad'abandoned'  ,the church,, early "Jin1, life** arid ^h-uP* lost  all faith in its teachings.-; Father! Szi-  idmski urged hifn.to renounce*,his^Be-_-  'lief in Anarchy-, and return Pto_ the faith ,  Jof his early years. Czolgosz-?declared-*hi3  ���^inability to do so>and'he^w&Tinf6rmed' .  ;that unless he could the1 consolation of  -ihe church would ber< denied -him.. The. V_^tl  jpriest   urged''the ' condemned   man". toc-ftffi��|cl  consider thef matter, carefully, and Mf'atCv~<?-J.  ,any time he'decided^t-TVe-embrace.thol?'!^^  'faith he would,return from;hisjhon_P inLf^^S  tRorhester and stayfwith/him until;'he ^.Ms  end   Fathei ?Szidinski\before taking'hia/rVieP  [departure loft with CzolgosE some CaVi-��$'&&L  olic  literature1 printed . in.'Polish1 ^an��Iv-^^i'  .-M  also some emble_ns"of-*the chuich.. Ccolg-^^fSKI  osz assured the'priest'that if-ha deter-^^j  mimed to accept the .offices of, religioir'tii^*,*  ?he would send for him,-, but he^did not_. ~J <jf  <thold out'much hope-,that he ^vould ret-*".-*��s%;  nounce the1 doctrines of Anarchy.' ;. ' * J_ 'Af  ^-UOCHESTKR-.New-York, Octobec_'2_'.-'_ ���*. Vjl  r���"Father" Szidinski? pastor, of'St,crStani_-<:gjS%  laus church of this city, returned.homea'^;V  tnoight from**Auburn,r where ^he talkedJu'-rf.*-  with Czolgosz, the 'assassin7 of presi-" ^  clent McKinley. When-interviewed, by "a. ^ <Jfe  renre&entitive of the   Associated .Press t^k-il  mm  <'_fei#a  represent alive of the  Associated ��� Press ^  at his home father rSzidinski'said, he^.^1  would not say'whether his. visit ^had -^^&S  been of his own volition oi upon the're���"'.^Z&  quest of Czolgosz. While very reticient,* /vHife  father Szidmski after much persuasion, > v*|j|-!  said Czolgosz, should not be made the'^ggg  subject of notoriety by the newspapers y J^'  and that he was very loath to say any-," *S*j|[  thing of the man He said that every-.,j^sss.  thing that was said in the confessional ���& Z&M  v/as inviolate and that, of course, ho*fji��|  could not divulge it. He said that _na__-%. ,��*m>  much as ihere were hundreds of igior-r c. %M.  ant men who mistook C_:olgosz's odiou.. ������ ,^j|i(i  notoriety for fame, that tho moie the ^ ^0W  man was advertised the more narm it - ,$&  would do���to lead the rest to follow his* \4p\  example Regarding Czolgosz's moi al or�� _ y^ig.1  religious sturus father Szidinski would1- ywj,  not say a word. He posithely refusod , ''^V^.1  to state whether his leligious advice''V^j  had been sought by Czolgosz or whether ���*����  it had ben offered to him unsolicited. { ."<���'*  He was equally incommunicative . "e- v  garding the manner in which Czolgosz -v  received that advice He was asked if "  he did not think that tno approaching .  death of tho assassin had induced him  to consider t'..e future, but he lefused to  answer this question. Three priests-^-  father Lolocka, 'father S/ulza and  father Standei on���who were with fath- * -M>  er Szidinski would not say what their  buciness was with lum, but all secnied.  farr'lllar with Czolgosz and his recent  actions Fathei Standenon admitted-  however, that Czolgosz was without tho  ban and was a wholly incorrigible nnd  utterly worthless case.  Boer Officials Advocate Reprisals*.  NEW YORK, October 22 ���The Vienna  correspondent of tho London Times arid  the New York Times quotes the Pester  Lloyd, which says that it leains front  The Hague that Mr Krugei, Dr. Leyds  and Messrs Wessels, Walmarans and  Fischer have held a council cf war at  /fitta Caracasa to consider what answer  is to be made by the Boers to the executions in South Afnca Theie .s said to  be no doubt among tho Boer leaders that  diplomatic protests are inadequate All  piesent at the meeting except Mr Kiuger say the ieport advised immediate  reprisals, that for every Boei prisoner  executed a captured Butish officer is to  be shot. Mr Kruger opposed this plan on  tho ground that he did not wish to give  the campaign the character of a war between savages, although it had already  became a war of extermination  3-  *.  " 'St*1*  '������$.  *?������  a * j/ 'B  I  ^J*  *T  . ��T" I  _.'<!  ". '31  Body Found in Deserted Tunnel.  SPOKANE, Octobor 22 ���In a deserted  tunnel in the Blue mountains in eastern Oicg.m, Frank Vigoid, a miner,  found tho body of a girl crowded into  an old trunk A deep gash in the head  showed the mannei af death. The body  had evidently been placed there two  months before. Sovcial months ago a.  man and bis wife dro.c up tho lonely  tiail to his cabin They asked tho privilege of camping in tho old tunnel  mouth He ga. e them food In the morning 11 cy had gone. fT«^___H^f*nft»^*J-«stna_-__»4_fi_Srf^^a3l-
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The best 1hat art can produce and money can
purchase, is now ready for your inspection.
Stylish Goods in every shade and make for evening wear. Sequin Robes. Dreams in Embrgid-
eries. Facts in good values. From the,cradle to
the grave, we have everthing you can require.
We are offering our entire stock of
plate cameras: below maker's. prices for
one week orly.
-   .    '   "VV.   P.   TEETZE_  &  CO.—CORNER  OF
'   " Baker    and    Josephine    streeta.    Nelson,
. v\>   wholesale   dealers   in   assayer's   supplies.
k* *', - Agents  for  Denver  Fire  Clay" Company,
\\ ~'    "Denver, Colorado.
„   , ^ . , ... .    -
•■'' ■/- Nolson, wholesale dealers In liquors,
;?'., "V cigars, cement, fire brick and fire, olay,
• **;" -water pipe and steej rails, and' general
- -~y' commission mei chants.        ' .    - w_
i Monday evening ln the Elliot Block, at 8
o'clock.  J.  D. Moyer,  president;  William
. Vice, secretary. P. O. Box 161.       .    "*   "■
-"*■ '-' Construction Company—Wholesale dealers
*~ .     in telephones, annunciators,    bells,. battel1-,
-  'x. les, electrie fixtures and appliances. Hous-
•£'*•■■  'ton Block,-Nelson.
v - Y.:':.?fi?^SAffPSAj^,jff^TS-.'.,.,__'..;.
**!?5' ;~p.?BU-MJi~&~cc^JsASir'street!
i ? * i * Nelson,' wholesale _ dealers   in   fresh   and
iKfa   , cured'meats. Cold storage. _»       '■-   ?-
H l*_i
i~y;, Ited.—Vernon- street,1 Nelson, wholesale'
.iJ^.grocers.T"       _ ,, ._ '•     .     » __r,.;
S$cw ' -JbHN. -CHOLDITCH    & ' CO.—FRONT'
i) ^ . "street, Nelson," wholesale grocers:■<' , -
■ZZk., ■=.-■*. A.'-MACDONALD & CO.—<_ORISER OF
•>**•"- -^Front,and'Hall streets, Nelson; wholesalo
j-}**-*.-. grocers and ■ jobbers in blankets, gloves,.
i>Si»'j^' mitts, boots," rubbers, _nack.na-V-S.and min-
<i.y _ers'^ sundries. *  . , •■>      \
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.'- 'Nelson," wholesale dealers ln - provisions,
'; cured' meats., butter and eggs. .
i nesday evening of each week at 1 o'clock,.
In Miners' Union Hall. 'C. J. Clayton,
[president; Alex. B. Murray, secrotary.      •
and third Fridays in each month at .Miners' Union Hall at 7:30 sharp.. Walter'R.,
Kee, president; Henry Bennett, secretary.'
• Meets at' Miners' Union - Halls on< 'fourth
.Monday in-every month at-7:80 ."o'clock" p.
'tn. B. Pape, president; A. W.'McFee,' sec-
,retary. ' * - y-~   ^-.   -
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'for'-sale or rent at'the Old Curiosity Shop.
> FOR  RBNT.s '-■'
-Orlight-housokceping; hctand cold water; steam-
jheat; buths. 'Address box 571,"NoIson.>.    .   *
ito let by the month or for the season, lm-
smediate possession.' Good ".fishing, f. Apply
JC. W. Busk, Kokanee creek. -Phone 66a. *
Or to'R. H. Williams,-Baker street,'Nelson.
■Forparfacular - apply Mrs. A. Eagan, (Sandon, B.C.
street; largo living room,,bedroom and kiichen
.with sink; also use of bath..; Apply, to,J. Cox-
.head; Cedar street.       _,,; ."'•- i
- FOR IMMEDIATE SALE-GROCERY Business; good location: low.rent; owner going out
of business.   For full particulars address (J. K...
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VVernon .and . Josephine   streets, ,*■ Nelson,
i wholesale dealers in liquors, cigars and dry
goods. Agents for Pabst Brewing Company
, "" of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing rCom-
."j .pany..of Calgary. ,
Grand Forks,. B. C.
ointor and-packer, laundiess, railroad men for
iaido.   Nelson Employraon^Agcnoy.. Phono 278.
tion that Canadians cannot act as. free
agents on Canadian soil; that they must
be   herded   by   hired   gun-fighters'and
run  irto a corporation   bqai ding'.houses
like    condemned    felons v into , prison.
What would be thought of self-respecting  Canadians,  who.^to   gain  employment, require to be guarded^and herded
like sheep on a range. No;  we. do, riot
believe   a  single   se'lf-respecting ' Canadian arrived at Rossland, under the .conditions    described    by 'the  ;RosslaaJ
Miner. Canadians are men, and men. are
never? herded  in  Canada- except when
'serving,time.in prisons'.
.   In order to, furnish people ' (some of
whpmu have _ never ) used >telectric  light)
with less than 500 16 c.p. lights ov.er and
t above the capacity of the city's electric
! lighting jplant, mayor Fleticher^and 'al-
Iderman "^Selous .favor - dosing, Ndown a
| plant, owned   by   the  city;   which - can
[serve 80 ppr cent of' the .people .who
want'electric light. \They are willing/to
do this'so   that   the'  West "Kootenay
Power & Light Company may have the
privilege of selling" the ,city\ something
that' it can furnish itself. Jiad alderman
^Selous ar family of ,ten, eight- of 'whom
,he could feed comfortably:* at "his^own'
I table,, at ^a daily expense of'eighty cents,
is' it likely he would let?a cdhtract' to' a
neighbor .lo feed 'the_ whole 'tmnch bf,
ten  at a  daily expense. of; four, times"
what*it.was costing   h\m_tq'^feed   the
eight? ^,The chances^are^'tiie^hriftyjal-
derman-from thej West ward .would hunt
'around for a cheap.boarding-house for
.the two he could not feed at his.own
table, an!_. after .finding \i.^ie{would not
be.willing to -pay   the ^boarding-house
ikeeper more than his. tariff "rates either.
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opposed *.the   city's
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w;ear, w:qol and. cashmere SOCKS, FLANNELETTE NIGHT   SHIRTS
W   ,   . 3,6 Bgkep Street, Nelson.
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Aberdeen Block, Baker Street, Nelson.
Spear, ■,proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,
Baker street. Nelson. Open day and night.
Lunches a specialty. Picnic and traveling
parties supplied on shortest notice.
man as general servant in bmall family. Address'
hox 650, Nelson. ■•.".. "* v
moved carefully at reasonable rates. 'Apply J. T. Wilson, Phone 270, Pressor's sec-,
ond Hand store, Ward street.
dealers, undertakers and embalmers. Day
'phone No. 292, night 'phone No. 207. Next
new postoffice building, Vernon street,
Nelson.  . •
"free mil-E^incTgoI--^^
We are anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospectors' Exchange, Nelson, B. C, Room 4,
IC. W. C. Block.
phone, telegraph" or inquire Western Cana-
_lI_ln_._:Employ.Plent -Offlee, - Nelson.   Phone
270. Storage—I have a,large warehouse for
t storing household  or other goods.  H.  A.'
^Prosser.      - <-       • •   -'-' . '
Orders for -help' Teceive' prompt and careful -' attention. R. > Purdy, Employment
-A6 .St'~st.2nley' street, Nelson.^ Telephone
44. P. O. Box 582.
mines and prospects wanted. Send ieport
and samples to the Prospectors' Exchange,
Nelson, B. C, Room 4, K. W. C. Block.
A. M. meets second Wednesday in
each mouth. Sojourning brethren
No. 123, Q. R. C—Meets third Wednesday.
Sojourning companions invited. George
Johnstone.  Z.;  E.  W.  Matthews. S.  E.
Daily by mail, ono month s  B0
Dally by mail, three months 125
Da jr. by mail, six months .'2 50
Daily by mail,  one year .' 5 00
gem -weekly by mall, three, months...    50
Sem -weekly by mail, six months 1 00
Semi-weekly by mail, 'one year 2 00
,    Postage to, Great JBritaln added.
Display Advertisements run regularly
'per Inch per month .........MOO
If run less than a month, per Inch ner
insertion    "       25
Classilled Ad. and Legal Notices, per
.word for lirst insertion       1
For   each   additional   insertion,   per '
word  j_2
Wholesale and Business Directory Ads
(classified., per line per month     B0
Notices of meetings of Fraternal Societies and Trades Unions, per lino
per month  ..Z7.....7..    25
Address all letters—
John Houston, Manager. Nelson, B. C.
-Hr  ■M"I"I"I"I"I"1"I»I"H4
Meets second and fourth Wednesdays of
each month at Fraternity Hall. George
Bartlett, president; J. V. Morrison, secretary.
Regular meetings flrst and third Thursdays of each month. Visiting Sir Knights
are cordially invited to attend. Dr. W.
Rose, R. K.; A. W. Purdy, Com.; G. A.
-Brown, P. C.
jvlliNERS"' UNION. NO. UG, W. F. of M.—
Meets in Miners' Union Hall, northwest
corner of Baker and Stanley streets, every
Saturday evening at ii o'clock. Visiting
members welcome. M. R. Mowat, presP
dent; James Wilks, secretary. Union scale
of wages for Nelson district per shift: Machine men $3.50, hammersmen $3.25, muckers, carmen, shovelers, and other underground laborers $3. >""■=.
International Journeymen Barbers' Unioa
°J .America, meets flrst and third Mondays
_?.f-neauh mo-..h..1_1 Miners' Union Hall at
8:30 sharp. Visiting members Invited. R.
McMahon, president; J. H. Matheson, secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, recording
On Saturday next, subscribers
whose Tribunes are delivered by
carrier will be' expected to pay
the carrier TWENTY CENTS, the
subscription price for the current
W. L. U-, meets al Muicra* Union Hull on set-
___    _ *,  V    .   A_^     V """g"3    trinuu   __un un kui-
ond and last Tuesdays in evory month ot 8:30
p.m- sharp. A. B, Sloan, president: J. P. For-
restell, secxetoiiy  B. M. Fattier, ilnancirl soo-
Tho Rossland Miner goes into ecsta-
cies in announcing the arrival at that
place   ot   65   men   engaged   at  various
points east of the Rockies, "on Canadian soil," to work in the Le Roi mine3.
They are described as as "fine a looking
"party of Canadians as ever came into
"tho   Golden   City."   The   train   upon
which   they  arrived  is  described  as a
special,   which   was   run   past   regular
stopping places for fear that the "fine
" looking Canadians from various points
"east of the   Rockies"   would   be   annoyed   by   "agitators."   Every   self-respecting   Canadian   in   Rossland   will
blush if he reads the Miner's account of
the   arrival   of   these   men   from   the
JXfoxthwest. Blush because of the asaer-
Every man,'who
*, purchase of the electric flight1 plant in-
'1898^ is now "hot-foot" in favor of the'
deal-which, if carried. out, .will close up>
the city's electric-lighting plant on'Cot-.
tonwqod creek, a plant,which' has theca-'
p'acity, to'furnish'at"least 35,00 efficient!
'lights of   16   c.p.    In 1898, 'these" 'men"'
fought the icity, in the courts and got
licked.     They,.were- judgment   proof,'
(however, and,the city.got th'e worst'of it'
,in ,law costs.* • They.,'now believe'they]
have another opportunity   to   give^the*^
city the worst of it, and they are fighting'
iri the front ranks,--like so many Hes-",
sians, undeV the leadership of ,the jrianr*
agement of"" the ..West Kootenay Power.
& Light Company, Limited, of Rossland.'
i —=—.—.	
I ;Mayor FletcherMs credited with mak-^
ing the following statement in public*:'
"The best clags of people in.Nelson are
" in favor of the proposed deal with the
" power company."   The majority of .the
people .of Nelson   must   belong   to the
"worst class'.' then, for a large majority'
of-the people of Nelson,are opposed to
the Pletcher-Selous   spoliation   scheme,"
under which-the city   closes   down   its:
power station, which costs less than $250
a month to operate, in order that the-
West Kootenay-Power   &   Light   Com-"
pany, Limited, of Rossland may sell the
city power at "a cost of $1000 a month."
The mayor evidently made a mistake;*
he probably intended to say, the "worst
class" in Nelson favor the deal that he'
and alderman Selous are engineering.   7
Mayor Fletcher wants to be interviewed; and he wapts to be interviewed
so bad that he has the Interview in
his pocket nicely typewritten. He is in-
doubts as to whether he should take it
to The Tribune or to The Miner. He |
doesn't like The Miner any more than he
likes The Tribune, for both are oppos?
ing his scheme of giving the cream of
the electric lighting business to the
West Kootenay Power & Light Com-'
Dany. We' timidly suggest that the
mayor should take his little interview to
the editor of The Economist, if it is on
the electric light question; but if it is
on the question of horses, either The
Miner or The Tribune might find space
for it on a third page.
dent,interrupts.or disturbs by so much
as a feather's weight the,progress,of the
nation he should cure himself by considering wh'at'has' happened since Lin-
, coin died., Ii^the. period of a little more'
than thirty- six years that includes 'the
deaths of,jLincoln,*"Garfield and McKin-
_ley the'republic-has— " " '
More _than^ doubled its- population
More than trebled Jts',wealth.  ' '   '. *
-    Multiplied -the yearly 'value of its ex-
,ports_by four? ' ?"    ' "    "
'Nearly doubled ,'the value of its im-
, ports."     -*   Z".  Z"Z Z      :
Enlarged the' union by? adding to it
nine"states and three' territories, including Alaska, with an'area^of nearly 600,-
jOOO^square miles.-    >.     '  '      ">   *'     "
'   'Increased',its   yearly   production   of
tcotlon_by 228 per cent,.of wheat 121 per
.(Cent, of corn 92 per cent. '" '
;    Multiplied'its railway mileage by.four.
. ,Gained the: first place among the iron,'
jcoal^and'steel producing" nations.     " .  ,
1 ''More than trebled its-outlay for pub-*
Hie,,schools,..paying nearly  $130,000,000
.for. teachers', salaries  in  1900,  against
j$38,000,000'in 1870.
1 Multiplied - by four, and something
.over, its .saving bank deposits.'
. Assassiration, as these facts bear
'witness? Has' -never for' an instant arrested . the "-growth and development ofthe^ American,nation, nor, influenced in
the slightest degree' the.construction of
,its" government.' Lincoln/ Garfield,' Mc-"
Kinley. .fell," sall' within'" thirty-seven
years; but. w.ithin those same years the
republic grew, prospered and.strengthened 'mope than in all "the previo'is
years'bf its history. ' '   '.        '"
When .you, purchase
Royal Urane
500 m WANTED
On tha construction of the Arrowhead &
Kootenay railway ln the Lardo district
;in order to secure men without delay-
ordinary labor' will be paid *_.25 per 'day
and' axemen $2.50 per day.   "J '
(  '  CAN B_3 SECURED,     '    '      \jj
IffiWLING. 4 GO.;
•   1   I     , r   ' 1-" S»l '      - T.'"t   ,' ' '
Koptcnay Street, next door to. Oddfellows' Hall,
'   .P. O.vBox 033 NELSON, B.C. '  ■>
" 1     'il > '•.'!/  ,'
taxwtsRi and Boxnjnu. or
with this label attached;to the left hand pocket
of the coat, rest assured you are getting Garments, Tailor made, ready to wear, unequalled
in the Dominion of Canada for
Style, Fit, Finish and ¥alue.
For   further   particulars   apply   to   tha
Nelson Employment.Agencies or to '
r    r>  /-CONTRACTORS.'
Prompt and regular delivery i;o the trade*.
Small's, Royal Brand Clothing is sold
in every large centre from the
I Atlantic to the Pacific.
V L \    \_   '
ROYAL SHOE STORE, Aberdeen B,k-    L. GODBOLT (Successor to Lillie Bros.
50P Day and Station Men
Eight   months'   work.     All   rock.
Wages $2.25, per day.
J._G_. MeI_EAN,_
Elko,  B. O.-
J""L '"■•»HIHITII.I..l._TI-_l_l_lII__f llllll 111 ______ TTT.n 1..11-..-TTTTCTT--
;'tl.H. PLAYFORD & CO. 1
J NELSON.   ° ^5
»   *
ft -y^<
No. 4, K. W. O. Blook; NBLSON, B. O.
Gold, 811 ver-Lead and Oopper Mines wanted at the Exchange.
Free-MUlins Oold Properties wanted at onoe for Eastern Investors.
i__j * torsalo are reouostod to send Bamplea of tholr ore to the
leaire to near from all pn_3pecton who have promising mineral
KHif-T.-ii.ji, .^,w?s:&_5jw;3__>„\fl'..- v.. ,_,i
Bi-*- T      >..'    . j '. *.'. '   '
The doctors of Nelson have buried
the hatchet. They are all agreed on jne
thing, that is, that the people should
have Bonnington Falls light. It would
be real edifying to see the warring
medical factions as a glee club on a public platform singing "TVe are a band of
brothers" after mayor Fletcher had
told the audience what he knows about
horses and greased lightning..
Since Lincoln Died.
If there is any person who Is so de-
laded that tl*e assassination .of a pjesi-j
Jtqbacco and , cigar;?
I P.O.,Box637,
Telephone 117.
._   Parties harfuE.mining_proi
Exchange for exhibition, -we
.aims in British Columbia.
Prospeotora and mining men are requested to make the Exchango their headquarters when
All samples should be sent by express, Prepaid.  Corr dapondence bolioited.
Address all communications to
Telephone 104 <■        ANDREW  F.  ROSENBERGER,
P- O- Box 700 Nelson, B. C.
^.wi.. .nHlIIlMTITIIl-IIirillIlIlI____IlllZllllIll..,i|...r,T. ..■ T rr,__,,_„.,rr^rirrr~TTr.r.rj\
N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.
All .Kinds of Teaming * and Transfer
Work. r ■
Agents for Hard and Soft Cool. Imperial Oil
Company. Washington Brick, I_imo'& Manufacturing Company." Goneral commorcial agents
aud brokers.
All cool and wood strictly ca_>h on delivery.
tklkphq-jkut.   Offlco 184 BaKer St.
, Telephone 265.
P. O. BOX'627.
Nelson Saw & Planing' Mills
Offlee:   Two Doors West C. P. R. Office
) Corner ot Victoria and Kootenay Streeta (
JP. O. J*** 659. TELEPHONE NO. 95.
*■    Notice to Municipal Voters.
, **.**********t*(:*********d
, The under, igned has resumed proprietorship of the blacksmith business
formerly carried ou by me and lately
carried on by R. B. Reiley, in the premises on Hall street near corner of'Baker
street All accounts due R B. Reiley
are payable to me.
N-asojBi fl. Q.t October im^.lSQL  _.
„, t,Htlve •>H*st leceived 3.000,000 feet of log; from Idaho, and tvo are prepared to out the largost bill
of timber of any dimensions or lengths.  JEatimates givon ac any time.   The largest stock of sash,
v doors, and mouldings in Kootenay. * .
The Job Printing Plant of Tho Tribune is the most complete In Kootonay. /Good workmen are employed,
good stock ia used, and good prices
are charged.
NOTICE is hcioby gi.en tbat under tl.c pro-
visionh of the "jM-inicipi-l Elections Act" Iho fol-
lowwif; arc entitled to vole for m.ij or nnd Aldermen at the City .Municipal Election, viz:
Any male or female being a British subject of
the full age of t .ventv-one years, wlio uns paid
on or hcfoio llio first dny of November all niimi-
cipiil rates, taxes, assessments, und licenco foes
pin able b} him oi her, and
" Who is the as-csscd o .mice, of lands, or of
" improvements, or Lboas .csscd occupier ol lands
" wiihin the municipality, or
' " Who is iviosidcnt of and carries on business,
"and is the holder of a tiades licence in the
" municipality, or
"AVho is a householder -within tho munici-
" polity."
Hou&choldois are required on or before tho
firstduy of December to enter -with tho undersigned thoir names, as a voter, and deliver at the
'airoo time a statutory dcclaiation in the form-
provided by tho statute.
J. K. STRACHAN, City ClorH.
Nolson, B.C., Octobor lSth, 1301.
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0    I *^j��:^��^wmttf11). vtt*��t!i^!!TO!*w^^  THE NELSON TRIB��l_E,.IWEDNESI)AY''MOR_.Ii_TG,liOC!TOBER 23, 190.  BANK OF I0ITBSAL  CAPITAL, all paid up _...$12,000,000.00  R-QS-C..    >/,000,000 00  UJTD1VIB3D PK03*ITS       -L27.-.8C.80  Lord Strathoona and Mount Royal ...President  Kou. Goorge A. Drumwond ......Vico-Prosidenfj  E. S. Clocaton...-.'.....;....... Goneral Manager  NELSON BRANCH   ���  Cornet Baker and Kootonay 8trcets.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Manager.  Branches in.London (England) Nkw York,  Chicago, and all the principal cities in Canada,  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable  Transfers.  Grant) Commercial and Travelers' Credits,  available in any part of tbo world.  Drafts Issuod, Collection. Mado, Etc.  Savings Bank Branch  CURRENT RATK OF1 INTKRKST PAID.  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF'CG MMERCE  vn.ru which ia amalgamated  THE  BANK OF BRITISH C0LUK3IA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  "' .-.���?_. ^'Vv.-.  ��� r^zi^  '��� 'r^i  PERIAS: BAM  OF    0-_3u_I-T_A.r)^--  Paid-up Capital.  Resex-vo Fund,  -      ��� .   S8 000,000  -      ���      -   $2,000,000  AGCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Hon. Geo.  A. Cox,  Presidont.  B   E. Walker.  General Manager  London Offlee, 60 Lombard,Street, ��1. O.  New 'York  Ofllen, 16   Exchariffo   Place.  and &J Branches iu Canada und the  United States.  , SAVINGS BANK .DEPARTMENT:  Intoicst uUov-cd on deposits.   Present rate  thine per cent.  GRANGE V. HOLT,  ' T        |danagei Nelsou Branch. -  Capital, (paid up)-  Rest  $2,600,000  $1,850,000  HEAD  OFFICE. TORONTO, ONTARIO.  Brnnchos in Northwpst Territories. Provinco-of  ]!...ih1i Columbia, Mauitob_, Ontario und Quebec.  H. 8.HOWLAND?. '. Piesident.  1). 11. WILKIE Gonoral* Manager.  E. HAY..'. .'Inspector.  NELSON��� BRANCH,  ''     ' BURNS BLOCK.     ' '   *  A genoral banking-business tiansacted.  Savlugd Department,���Deposits roceived aDd  interest allowed.  Drafts sold, available in all parts of Canada,  United States and iuirope.    " <     , ���  Special attention given to collections.  t.   ��� *; -\)VM, LAY,,M'anager.  1&tt*<*^fc'&!9&fe&9'&^^  THE P1YM IA Bfffi LIM  ROSSLAND���Steps are being taken to  put a stop to tbe practice boys have of  carrying firearms.        .        '    .  NEW WESTMINSTER���Richard  McBride, *M.P.P.,\ex-rainistor bf mines, has  returned to the city and will resume the  practice ot law at ones.  lb :??GREE_llTOdDr^lius Ehrlich is rais-  ^���ingysujiscriptib-isjfor.ya brass, band    So  ��'' far;'lie ias- gotyover; 50^subscriptions, the  total ia^gre^Uhg^byefc^SO?:.._*, :?������;?���'.  ; y E^ the  buiiding^of fins hasyb.een??deiayed. ?When*  'lumber arrives1 the? wprlt will, lie'quickly  ' completed?" 'JTheZ tafip'era't'ur e ? of - .'No. 2  ������;iluctuates..-*It.is;beirig;t-istetl*t_iree times  ' * "daily. *.' .;;���.'' XZxxry:.: xx:. Z,: - rryr.xy.  Zy Ladysmith^? meetii.g.|t6"?_iscu__  ;.incorporation: was;liel(i":in^Goul-l's hall  y_ast;.;T_iursaay*eye._^  ?.<iik,favoi;_'_.fy^e;;statM  (?wholining .that. the .gtuiiering adjourned  y_>ifle;*rditfiywithiriy,theyl _oiir?~^:M6st ?6f the  l<?cit-zens',tKi--k.^^ bet-  y ter'?v. ith'o lit ;inc6_-i^rati6Ky^?p?y??5  ROSSLAND���P. McL Form left for  his old home in Belleville, Ontario, on  Tuesday morning  ' LADYSMITH���An athletic association,  has been formed here. It is expected  that premier Dunsmuir will assist" ih  building the association a club house. ,_  ROSSLAND���A year ago today the  flrst snow of the season commenced to  fall and by the following clay there wasfe  nearly four inches of the beautiful on  the streets of tho city. Now the people imagine they are in Italy .or southwest Missouri. '  <*��� NEAV WESTMINSTER���There is conT  siderable interest taken * in the dairy  school which is now.bemg conducted in  the old city hall, under the auspices of'  tho department of agriculture. . The  classes,aro supeiintended by J. E. Hop-,  kins," who has many years' experience  both as a practical butter-maker, and a  dairy teacher. He is assisted by C. W.  McDougal, a graduate of the Gueiph (On-  tano) dairy school. ' '     ...  PHOENIX���Boundary  mines shipped  ,a total,of 16,550 tons of ore for the first  16 days of October, valued at $99,300.  ROSSLAND���Notwithstanding the fact  ���as stated m the Miner���that the strike  is all over and that work in the mines  is progressing favorably, the' Le] Roi  company is applying to Mr. justice Irving at Grenwood. for ".an injunction  against the miners' union. The application will come up on Thursday and S. S.  Taylor will oppose the motion.    . ,  ROSSLAND ��� Lionel H.v Webber,  formerly of-Rossland, Jias secured a  snug berth in South? Sirica. He left  Canada as a member' of the artillery  contingent for active service, and was  Ifoi several months a captive in' the  hands of .the. Boers. ..Later advices are  to the effect that, he secured his liberty  and has since received vthe appointment  of'inspector^ oi- director- ofJthe mines  under the military regime. The berth;  is one of considerable importance and  carries,a snug salary. 5     *'        .  ���.���-.  t'-".  Established in Nelson 18S0  .7  We Sell Wholesale and Betail  _���       rt  Hunry Up ajid Ask for Prices^  ��.  f _  SIZEIQX9  Our Christmas goods are arriving:daily," and you have' a  good opportunity to select from the latest .jp-to-date'goeds,  and you will find-prices reasonable. ; " <xiy-' *-x ~ . y r.  We want ybur trade���send,us your orders-, and vvVWill do  -the rest.   - ,     - .   -       ,      . " -; ��-. Y i - \.  ���All'watch .and jewelry'repairing guaranteed.,   Yy    -   r  Mail orders receive,our prompt.and careful attention.^  u  JACOB DOVER,  C. :P. R. AWatch;3lrispector  1   ��.   I  \.t nr V,  3J  -.'i  -J    ,r       .  ir. f_*~f.  ./fi  :sz��r'J? y.  m  .',V  _>���.,'-  &:-  ^Mz\  ^-'^���_2_f ���.��__? '0*'  '�� __fc'_ifit*'--?3!i^��U^  000, 000. 000.���00', ...   ffij**- <2v fl^ ^��5 ^_��r  |??^ra|b?^OTl(^|^-^^  l-|ai^i^thisji]morningS^^^^ of  J |^ykitig{s?Engli^?|^id  I?*_3.rs,fe;,^|f^^as'|we^^ been  Kfsjj^f^i^ ar-  Mtioies^e^ay||^ tlie  V.'^rs^^e1;-i>0inte%^qu^ a?nd  Sliqw|cieffiswa^?th^^n^^ by  ^.IieJtSuKiBi^f-IYgrl^ it  |?was?o��all��i^ or  ^intonation, ^hicli?^^'s^pppsed?tp ?char-  yy^teriz^t'En^ishi-i^5.slieyjslsppken:" by  f��^ei,mp^jaris_pcra-i^y*^  t.;^u^;that;*tliei^  ^.^ishjijke^anjeduc^^^ our  ^(s^pndfl^rticlelwe;!^ a  '?^?��numl^!&&^ur?pepp^  'Ji-monej^inS^ndingl^ to  yx England' Jpr an '-^ucatipn?^andvtb;i_.criuiie  V>;whatUsy called; an-aristocratic.accent, ai e  .y?pursuing:;a,jmyt_-;?;that?th^  ;y/cratic,.;iitoe]y;l;tl_e?rpyal*;familyf?;spoak  Euglishylike^ordfflaryyBiiglishtpepple or,  educated;,(-^n^ians~sE^k?it_:;__s-3i??;        ;  .;-.';Anclin'ov;?cpmesji&^^^^ it  is --hisiKthat; "speakingyjgood English: con-  sists?-ipt*in?ac(_uiring an?accerit'br a cei-  tainvSlang^?oi-ytlie ^constant ;.use?bfy: pai -  iicu-ar-worjlsF  cousistejn-the firstvPjara  ���fcnesyoi'ysbundsy^^li-.the^ri^^  ���andl'frbm t_iei?.ight?place.??Fprvinstance,  those{-whb^speak^^bod^Englis-ivypr" anj.  - othei? tongue for?that?matteiYGpeak.iiom  th e"ciiest;^an^i^^6st?whp?sp^    bad  English?s^aJc;ttb-n*thathrbatiand/nose  iTho*;greatsliiilks of .thcypebple?bf?England���-the poorest people in. the;:ldnd, foi  that yraatter-^speakygpod. Englishyas tar  *^asivpice?fiS4cbncer-ned^because^  chest?tp_*.es'and?i^ anrl  -fcliroat ufteraii'ce which is^ so' common to  r-tlie^pebpleybf ;tl_e-United -Statesyand to  'Canadians?vTir"other, words, 'if ybii' desire:  -.to have:a?good'Engiish'volce'youymust  employ" thb right 'organs "in vthe-production, bf the sounds,, and youmiist speal  school where they acquire the broad Italian "a." They will never, give it* to  them, but if you send them to a good  master in speaking or give them a gov-  ei ness that knows how to train the voice  and how the tone must come from the  chest instead of from * the" throat and.  nose, you .will find.them giadually become possessed ofji good English speech.  And tho surprising thing is, as Ave have  beforo said, that all those who have  this good voice and good English speech -  speak aU alike, and^ as a general thing,  have no striking accent or any trills to  it or any. slurung of setters or any addition pf unnecessary ^etteis, but plain  articulation that commands respect-'and  most of all1 that commands attention  wherevei it falls on another ear, whether  educated or uneducated. _That is the  kind of an .English..voice to have and  which can be got by some kind-of an  cftort on the pai t of the' pai en ts,' and;  ' some kind of a'n effort on the"pai t of the:  people themselves who wish to have it.  j It is a veiy fine accompnsment and  | something much to be desired  But do not for an instant imagine that  we are "down on the broad Italian "a."  We love it.   We wish there was more of  it in Canada and in the States.   But it  mu_t be used with disci etion   ^And if it  is used as a sign of >our  standing   or  'clawss" in society, it must be,used_with  'other words coirectly uttered.   To hear  ono of our society women   ask   foi   a  ' 'glawss of wat-ter," the broad ' a" in  glass, and an unnccessaiy   _" in watei,  'not to mention a mispronunciation of_  ���the "a" vowel m'tliis latter word, lather"  ���jai&" one, and makes you ask yourself  instinctively, how loug since she began  ,to veneer her English'   If _he had s'tuck  to her foimer way oi saying "glass" and  ^ot some j. no to tell her h'ow to pronounce "water," you should   havo   en-  Joyed ihe expenence of sceirg how quiet-  jy and yet how satisfactorily the :lady  ,;vas improving voice aud manner.  today it Is more prosperous. than it ever  before has been in its career. 'The mem-'  ory of thoseitrue men.and women is the  sweetest one that  the  managers  carr/  away. ^Sorne of the past was very dark.  To live in a community knowing that"  thousands look upon one as an enemy is  a little haid to bear; to live'knowing1  that thousands  are praying ..that, mis-*-  f oi tune may come to one' is not specially,  pleasant to that one; but it can be borne,  if that thought behind the worker is that'  to those and the children,of those who  hate and revile, 4there,will be more light  and joy when the night shall be parsed,  and the new morning, which is to be,  shall dawn.   The old types wear out/and;  'ithat'is well, for**the new make a, more'  ������winsome face, and the old*types .know  jthis and slip out of the cases "without  .bitterness ,or unkindness or regret, save?1  .for the severing of the friendships, the  loyalty and the cheer .thatJ gave  them*  sacred impressions and the "courage, in  'the past, to woik.   " ' *  BALMY SLEEP AS  A DSTE0T1VE.'  EAS CHANGED OWNERS.  The Salt Lake Tribune, one of the best  iand ablest newspapers   m   the   West,  ('changed owners last week.   The Tribune  _.���*._..-n*-** _<_.!... ���.;.__        _,_...    -,iP^!. I f>vas an exponent of western ideas, its  from";:the right-place. ;viiccent,,pr the 'i . . . .       ... _,v  .'..._  to.  ���on  Abroad'*.Italian "a," will never give you  , this. ,! The question then-comes to be,  ? how ._��� are-Canadians 'x-Ztq'"'improve   their  ? voices and .thG speakinr. of the English '  :By doing away withV;the-.waste bi.' dm.  -!spbnfc?in..*trying'-'.to?leaVn?.td?*8peli:,ii_: the  present,barbaric I fashion and .to .devote  tbat time in learning how to speak pi op-  cily? or even, to put it;more correctly,  how to form tho voice���to use the right  ���organs and chords.'*- There.should,be no  : -trouble;; .especially ��in/the. cities, if the  money and tho time wasted and spent  :in teaching? children how?,tb spell wa..  devoted to the,.employment   of   a   few  ' .good teachers1 who .could.speak properly  .'���and have them go. around from school  Jo.school educating'.cliildreii'ahd'.*teach-  irs ho\v to* f'orjn tlie?j.bi<.e.f This. would  _.oohy,be;raccbmp,lished?vand as headway  I.' -was;'.made tiie scope"cbuld.-be gradually  ���widened, so that, before?, ong the great  mass of the people would A aye an Eng-  I lisii voice'like the' people;.of.,th<?'Bril ish  ij Isles?and .which;!*-.sbymuc_i?S-iperlpr in  anany. respectSftb.theyTbice-of those .who  sp��ak.Ehglish; on the'A-aericanycbn'tin-  ent.. 'And whenyyou talk of speaking  from the chest, the chest tones, you will  find that' a .great-many of the clergymen  io_* the iinglican .church are .accustomed  to do this.   We have read that the. Eng-  (ilish people owe their good voices .more  than anything eisa.to hearing the;lessons  ���and sw-ach of the Anglican; clergymen  !!n England.   If anyone asks ,us why we  think KiiiK Dcdds is a Setter speaker, on  the platform* than the hon. .George E  IFoster, outside p. the argiimeiii, ve oay  lit is simply because he: speaks front the  Ichcst., Mr, Dcdds got his voice,in,England; Mr? Foster his. iri Now Brunswick.  If But Mi-'Dodds hasn't Mr, Foster'o fine  ^command of language, or his iiuj.sly.!-.  And 'yrhenever. you hear a voice  ithat is'clear?anfl distinct?and yet withal  how, it ip becaii.se the; ftUesj; .tone, is employed..* '  And to conic back then to our subject,  ^������and to the lesson of this little discourse,  ���l*it is this:   Do not for one moment imar  figine you are giving your children a good  editor and manager being of the west  ,Thiity-iwo ytars ago its lctning editor,  Chailes C. Goodwin, was writing editorials for the Inland Empiic, a daily  newspapei at Hamilton, Nevada, and  patriotic orations in blank vcise for  Fourth of July celebrations. Few men  on tho Coast arc moro gifted than  "judge" Goodwin, and none have been  truei to their principles. On retiring  Irom the Tribune, its editor says:  "The foregoing  explains   itself.   The  change has come.   It is immediato and  ladical.   The men who have been in control of The Tribune for the past nineteen years, in giving up their places, arc  glad to feel that the trust they have held  goes into entirely   competent   hands���  hands which supply full promise that the  much-loved journal will advance and fll  its place in the front of the progress of  this great state.    There   13   not   much  moreJto   say,   except   that  no  self-reproaches are mingled with this parting.  With the lights that have been given  thom, the old managers have performed  their *}Vprk with  such  ability as they  could command, and without  ever   deviating from wh'_s_  they believed their  duty.   The Tribuno has never for money  published anything that ought not to  have been published,  it has nevej' fpr  money withheld anything from publication that ought not to nave been withheld.   It has neyor truckled to any man  or power.   There is no claim fpr special  credit for thi., because those in qhaigc  have been conscious aU the time that  there are no concealments in a newspaper; the thoughts  behind   tho   pens  shino ��� out through the types, and. the.  page had to be eleanto.hold the splendid friends whose loyal support bas been  $he go. .ifest honor that.any newspaper;  .c'o.ujd reeeiye,   Those friends have made  ���Thb 'Tribune -pe>sslVi9 for two : decades,  for, it had no other .(jepegjloijee-   It has  ���had to be self-suppprfin'g in. .oj-dur. tb  live.   Those friends never jailed .it.   In  tija days of the panic, and the: hard times  The Trihune, through them, was the only  j Criminologists say "t^at" the greatest,  terror that afflicts that, fraction of hu-(  'inanity, suffeiing from an uneasy, con-5  science is not dieadof tho police, by any1  means, nor awe of any o��her. acknowl->  edged enemy4 of law defiers. V/hat tne{  criminal dreads is sleep. Sleep is, it ap-  jpears the friend1 of the rigntecus only.  >To the men with the knowlcdge.of [dark  i i ���< *���    '      ..  deeds stored within them sleep is the  most treacherousiof foes.   The countless,  poems that have been written-in praise  'of it veiy naturally appear as so much-  cold-blooded mockery to such as are mj  hourly dread of   betiaying   themselves.  under its influence    An untold number1  of (cumes have been confessed by iheir  peipctrators during sleep. Js it jiny-won^  ~der"that-those conscious^-.f"irregularis  ties of conduct piefQi to remain awake'  It was recently thr-t a *. cl! known New  Yoik detective happened to be���traveling  in a sleeping' car.' The detective, who  chanced to be occupying a ceitain Iowei  berth, heard-the sleeper above him bmst  forth into *a'long-winded confession regarding several daring jewel lobborios"  'wherein he had taken pait    Much impressed tho official kept an eye on him.  Further inquiries proved that the confession had been an oxm-i. record of what  had takon place.  Many 'years ago a common lodging-  house was the scene of a sleeping criminal's confession. The room was_occu-  pied by himself and one other���a young  sailor. While the sailor was lying awake  ho suddenly .heard a curious and ghastly  laugh Issue from his room companion's  lips. Tho laugh was followed by a long,  and rambling description of a murder  he had committed, horrible in its details. The sailor crept downstairs and  Informed the landlord of what had.oq-  curred. The latter at once summoned a  policeman, who recognized the sleeper  as the man ."wanted" for the ciime in  question. At the trial which followed  he was found guilty cvnd sentenced to  death." As. for the sailor, he, came in  for a considerable reward. ���  ' Perhaps the entire history of crime  contains no mor(e dramatic episode-than  that'which'occurred s^ome years ago in  a ^ Prussian township/'The husband <o��  ascertain attractive^young 'woman had  vanished'"mysteriously from his, home?  and all attempt to trace his whereabouts"  failed i completely. Ivleanwhile a ,neigh-  bor/called Schmidt, who had been' de-;;  votedjto the-young wife before-her marriage-reappeared on tne scene* and paid  her assiduouslattentions. So successfully  did he- press his suit that within a year  of ihis'crival's disappearance the'woman  consented-.ojmarry him,.and they, weret,  united-at-the parish*church.aNow comes'  the sequel. On the second night follow-*  I  sleeping foim beside her, and a moment  later ^the man, leapt nfrom;his,bed and  f declared ' fh'at"he" had killed ttie missing .husband, jan^d had buried i thei'body  in a'neighboring w;ood. This, statement,  the /'sleeper'''.reiterated   several   times,  naming-lhe exact''spot wheie the corpse"  lay, interred/}The>;y. ifc drank in the'co_i-  jfession,- and-the'f next mormrg. earned'  the remarkable,, story,\.o\the police jbu-r  lreau^'Tlie^place1-named by the sleeper  jwas   searched,'' and   sure   enough,   tho  (body of the., vanished -man  discovered-  ithere.'-,   ...,'���.t - ^  . ,  .��� .���  , Somewhat similar in seveial details  jwas tiie case of an?'Austrian''peasant,'  ,who murdered'his' friend in order Hhat"  he might, woo* the flatter's sweetheart, a;  girl^dl unusual beauty: All'.tttempts.-.o  5tra.ee the missing man had failed' and,  doubtless the affair would have' re-  'mained a mystery to the end of time  had > not the. criminal signed his' own  |death wairant by confessing the crime  while dozing, by the flre in a friend's  cottage. Bit by bit he described the ter-_  nble incidents of the affair,-stating th.it'  he had d��st_oyed his .victim's body by*>  fire The man, was then- arrested and  his cottage searched. .Some1? gaiments'  and a watch belonging to the'deceased  being found there, hi_ guilt was Tcon-  sidered half proved, and when, placed  in the dock he madeia fulL confession,'  repeating, in fact, what tie had said in  his slumber The scoundrel was sentenced to death..  AjCOfflEIST^l;llJEftfe^l  mm  , - -va** -  ^����s_  .  ,.      , i r (    M __   \  'OFFICE: BAKER STREET WEST,. NELSpfl, B.V!  TELEPHONE \.0, 219.^P. 0. BOX 688.  _*'.  ,sr  :. <*"-  r _.  rlr  GARBLE, BUILDING STONE,  BRIC^ AND LIIV|E . . . . .  :<X    fr ���  Insid^oor^Y^^m^  .Y. ..The   Mans'field'-x-M^nufacturingl^pqm  V;J_iaye, the aboyenmentioiied ���-buildiDg-materials/':  Putor i sale ati reasonable .pricesf *. Special ^qupta-5  Y tiops, to lhuilders',Jandj contrabtors': for�� largeX  i (Orders. ���- '   ifto-.y y       ��� .+r\     �� -     ��� '^ *�� >  l, - ' >' .r       . V .. *    I  "*���-.  11      .____-_-___.       <i  ,/  BqughYand\  -''tf   ' jSt_?".'S.'V<j��iy  1 ,f3- '  y-fr  2"} t  ORDERS BY MAIL ATTENDED TO PROMPTLY  *~~�����������--���______.���,  t. *   "C-v ^^ f   j^jf^ JV?$r����,  '���      Or*        ^    *"_."  "^V'^V^m*  "~"    } r. *r* ** irfi a  fl   _>^_*.a:i.a_^fc.  /NOTICK IS HKRKB^GlVEKtha^--"-^^^  iP0^^,X^ i-l  ��n Fxtra-'*  .V 't. ISi  ^oivc^iAj-isr^cf  tv  OFFICE: - BAKER-STREET WEST, flEISOf*!, B.C.)  TELEPHONE NO. 219.   P. 0. BOX 688.'  r BAKER . STKEBT.,.NELSON.^   ,  Lighted by SHiectricity and 'Hcv  i i  fed with Hot Air.  Large comfortable _ediopms 5and, ^flrat-  cluss dining room. Sample rooms for commercial men.  RATES ��2 PER DAY  ^rs. E. 0. Clarlte,' Prop,  Lato of ithe Royal Hotel, Calgary ,  imperial _Jt-tel,NeIsor{  (roiinoily known oh tho Silver,Klne)  ^********************f *f  vf ' \%<  ^'     OP    CODKSE    YOU    WANT   TUB     BEST-      If.  4/ III IS..   00   IO Ifx  *' ARTHUR    QEE  5  \y    in Tremont Block.  Ho w ill suit you.   'JjJ  'Jj    Largo -took of imported season's goods.   ''"  **iT >_��  *<**&*******************&  This liotel, in tlio central pait of tho city, has  been onthuly renovated und improved.  Tho commodious'bur is supplied with nil the  best brands of liquors, wines and cig.us and i.  under the personal management of Mi*. J. 0.  Niiisniith.  1 'fhe dining room and i estaurant are conducted  on (ho JCmopcan pliui, and these and the hold  accommodation arc under tho management of  Mis. Gorman,-whoso Uige experience is ft guaranteo of the comf-its of the hotel.  pany to raise the sumo.'81-SmJT.. 'IwI UieJeVf-'dib  of .le Company, and for clw unri.o^e of "or    0J6  snell loan and < interest Uiereon   to  wi'S ��?rxfh0 ftSS<!U- o��mMll) "-'nnipany,  Y.Dobonture . io h.i secured* hy. wilif AiiiriBuiAro? r-  TructDecdx. and a.ithoii-sing ,ho'lfi e?ioIs to   ' .  secure such lortu upon such, &. B1 �� n, d ��.%��ch ^ i  r .te of inter, so and're payable"* at sueh "ubio iiS? **' *  1 hey may <le.'inadxisftblr .    \��� 1,ul�� UBw n*1   ,  _A_.l) 1.UK1 Hu.it 'I MCF. -XOTICIT   ih-ih _..,   s  '-������  ���-ofhopEMPap.dlii.ir> Oeneral 'Ajlethig Iiuh .An *  called to i��held on .heflthday of NovN.ilm..Vm1! >y '  _n���,'"i>a'''<;.I,"10','"{l'ln^��roI.^id fo. iho pur- . -  Voy> of . o tlrniinu lhot said fo..�� in. m 1. ne.l u-h-  oe'to^ri.o0!L]%iu,ur:0ulaf,0'thi,,5,'h<5^ or' Y-  ' JM-rnV-l)  SI  W.-IUVY. Pre. .dent. '       - **     '   (-signed) H. A. M_.-__l.m-. 6. crrtiiry.  Briglisli: education or a good spepni���if__j_aper that paid expenses  between  the  iyou Send tbemto. a goyerness / t - . , -ssouri river and San Francisco, and  ' ^//C______=___.  ^QTIOE.  NOTTOF. is hoieb> eivon that I intend toaoply  af. tho next silting of tli'1 Uourd of Liconep Com  mwioners for tlie Oilv of ^olBon. to ho held  aftor t.ho 03_pimt*on of Ihnty dijs fiom the date,  hereof, for a'transfer of the retail liquor licence"  now held by rno for tha proral_es situat. on lot  1, blook 12, Bake. stroet.UNeJgon. "and known as  tho "Athabasca" saloon, to Norman T. M.oli?od.  of.JJelson..���. x-x-r P.-J.;RUS3__U..'-!.T  ^vitnnss: Jas. O'Shea. .  P��ted -fr-iR 27ih day of September, 19!_.  ";'*K6TibE.!! ��� -"Y-: YY\  Wo beg to notify the. niorchahts lind bu-nes'.?  met) of Nolson f'lifc wn have pnrchiscd the busi'.'  nts?apdwoni. wilof the Paolflo Transfer Com-;  PaflV,'-'-''-1-"   1 .----_.--.���.-_.---���-���-.:        ..-       .  njadden House  Baker and Ward  Streets, Nelson.  i The only hotel ln Nelson tliat' has remained under one management since 1890  Tho bed-roonu irt* well furnished and  lighted by electncu>.  ���- ^rho bar Is always aloeiteo ny the best  domestic and Imported liquors and cigars  THOMAS MADDEN. Proprietor.  TREMONT HOUSE  821 TO SSI BAKER BTREET, NKLSON  tfSB-'VCT*!'S.EI"KM MEALS 25 GENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated oy Steam 25 Cents to $.  Burns & Co.  NOTICE TO -DELINQUENT OO'-OWiTEE.  To John J.  MuA.ini.cwb or  to an>   yeison  or persons lo whom ho mj.y havo tian--  ���ferred-his-iiuci e_t-ii^tho-i>Uek-L.i nnonu  mine'1.11 claim,, situute on  the north bldo'  of-liear  creek,' about  three  miles   from  ,  the town oi  \inli, lying south of and adjoining, tht Uvyiinlg Slur mineial claim.,'  "Nelson mining division of West Kootonay  Ulstiict,   ami   recorded   in   the   recorders  ollicc for, the Nolson mining division. .  _ou and o.ich of vou are hereby notified  mat   1   ha\o   "xjiiMided   two   bundled   ana  iv,?iA  ,,Jol,1!s    a'11'     twenty-fivo     cents  (��.-l^_.o)   in   l.iboi   timl  improvements  upon  _ Jhe abo\c inuilioneil mineral claim in older  to hold said  m.n.i il claim undei   the pro- >-  visions of ihe .Mineial Act. and if within  ninety davs from  the date of  this notics.  i, u '"i" .V   't'tf'ie to euiitrlbulf voui   portion of all suoh expenditures together with   _  all  costs of advertising,  your fntorests in ~  tlio said  claims will  become tho i.roi>orty   -  of the subfccrlber under section 4 of an act ���  A..Vt,,<S_i. An  Aot  t0  Amend  the  Mineral  Act, 1900 JOHN DL2AN  be?n.90iat Nclson thls Ulh dfty ot Septei'n-.'  m  Hkad Opfiob at  NELSON, B. O.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  .    hlchit Js.oni'Inta-tioh'of .rioorporatiiJR  -with the' hii-ino-w' of Iho, N'ejsop Krpightipar'&.  Tnvasfor Company, wo rbmaiti yonrs~ "������  ' t":'���'���".  R.,5. WILI_IAM��.  "'- f     Nelaon F.'��t. Oo  HOTEL   -ROSSEiAND.  Third door from Grand Central Hotel  on Vernon street. Best dollar a day  house in town. House and furnituro new  aqd first class in. every respect Lighted  b3{ gas. Room and board ?5 to ?6 per  ���week. No Chinese employed here. ;-  ?!      XV. O'LAUQHUN, Proprietor.  mm JUSOTIOfl hotel  J. H. McMANUs) MaSaj^er.  y* Bar stock��tf; ;\.lth best brands; of. ;ij?tnje^;  liapra/an^'oigTarsL _^rrtm ^'uKht I*��e  co^ortaMe xooia*. ^rut claai. 'tej^a-potu^.:-  Markets at  Nelson,  Rossland,  Trail,  Kaslo, Ymir, Sandon,  Silverton, Nev  Denver, Revelstoke, Fergnson Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade Olty, Mid  way, and Vancouver.  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Go.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  . ,    IWHOLES/LE AND ltKTAIL ;'i*  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  KiWC BLOCK  WASDBTBEET  * i;-.U  E_?G TRAPS^ Manager  OI_0__BS BY -MAnX RJ-CKIVJC PJWMTO'ATJTBNTION.  OEETIflOATE  OP  IMPEOVElffENTS  NOTICE-CITY      MINiSKAL.       CJLAiAL  fir_l"il0^ln.thc NS.son. Mining Division oi  West Kootenay District. ^ ^  v\ Here located: About one mile south of  t. Jal��|'n��tlce that I. Wiliam John Qocp_>i.  Free Miner's Certillcate No. 60,500, inten<l  ?}.*& a��Xa.tro!S the dat(J hereof, to apply  to tho Mining Recorder for a Ceiklflcate ofl  Improvements, for the puipos�� of obtaining a Crown Giant of the above claim.  And further tako lotico that action uiv-  der section 37, must de commenced before  the lssuanco of such Certificate - o�� Ira.  piovements -  _JS?ated th,s 16th d��y ���>' August. A. !>..  19��1.          ��� W.   J.   GOKPBL.  OEETIPIOATE  OF IMPEOVEMENTS.  NOAUCJSr-NEl-SON    M.1.LUAL   CLAIM  situate ip  the Nelson Mining L>lvlsloa o��  West  Kootenay  Dlsuicu .,  WUere located; Aboat one mile south ot  Nelson.  p._,ttk<L,i notico that I. xJohn raters^  Free Minei . Cei mitatu No oOTii. InteudT  sixty days from the date hereof, to apol��  to the Mining Recorder foi a Certificate  of improvements, for the purpose oi ob*****.  talnltiK a ( rown Giant oi tno ..Dove claim.  And further take notice that action, un~  der section 37, must be commeaced beforo.  the issuance of such Ceriiflcat. of ln_.  provements  Dated this 16th day or August A. En.  1001-        JOHN   PATERSON.  OEETIFIOATE  OF IMPEOTEMENTS:  NO-.'J^CE, - MONUMiiNT? MINKICAJU  claim, situate In the Nelson mltuiiK divla-  ion of Wert Kootenay district. Where k>-  cateej,: At the bsad of Grohman creeK on  Grohman mountain. , '_.'nke notice that 1  J. M. McGresor, actins'as agent foi Stev4  : Hawkins, free miner .. ���. certificate :. j<o  b50,435, and Louis Straiii., free miner's cer^  tificate No. b37,33. Intern'-, sixty, days..._rom.  the date hereof, to app'.i ... the mining rer*.  corder for a certillcate ��� Improvements,  for the purpose of obtal* ja crovvn grrant  that action under sectio. ' .'.nitist be com-  that action, unded seetlc r.7, must be commenced before tha; lse'w.iae.of such?ceiw  tificate of Improvementy  J. M. McGREGOBt  t.'" THE  JSTELSOUT  TRIBUTE,  WEDNESDAY   MORNING,   OCTOBER 23, 1901  ��k *** *** *** ** ** ** ******* * ** * ******* **** *****************  I WATERS  There are a great many kinds of waters, but tkqse  we   wibh   to   call   your   attention   to   particularly   at,  present are our  TOILET AND FLORIDA WATERS  A necessity for bath and toilet.  FROM 25 CENTS UP.  W. F. Teetzel & Co.  !%333 *** ****************** ***************************??  OITT AND DISTRICT.  Charles H.. Stillwell left Nelson for  St. Louis, Missouri, wher he will tako  up his residence until after the great  fair that is to be held thero in 1903.  oys  Having added to my stock a large  range of Youth's Boy's and Children's  clothing, I am now prepared to offer  to the public the best variety of these'  goods ever shown in Nelson.  i Everything Is new and up-to-date  and are selling at the very lowest prices.  Intending purchasers will do"'well to  examine my stock and get prices before  purchasing elsewher. ' *  .-:  _217 and 219     *'  Baker Street  J. A.: GIL.KER  m?i  ..0��i4''0*'���!-00-i��_-<B��?.4''00'0��_-**-0*-0* 0*.0& .0f-0*.0*.0*. 0^.00.0^.0 i0.0 m*.  :mr.Y^\  "M-r-1-  w  I IT PAYS TO CALL ONUS  Mir>ti  W?Y*  'AT,-)    _���   *  hmSirYv *_���  ssrasr*...^*-a*  WHEN YOU,WANT ANYTHING IN  m  to  to  to  "rMy<. \M_ ���  -< , -     -  &&-i r . ^^-^fS^g^S^S^S^SiSiSfS  ^0D CHEER" ST0VES.MD RMGES  li.L.'p>- itvrit  y> u; _ >     }V-'  f**YY\\r<. .^We-jare -in*'the market again vthis. season-with  this  || '.tyYzSt6vesV'   After ^Handling- them for a number of years  \zr''_$ . convinCEdr that  rthey    are    the    only.,., S.toves     +*"**  ABSOLUTE SATISFACTION.      ������V,;_V  ">>  *�� '  .-If I -"  '--V  ���Y,\--  -line of  we are  that    give;  -,.7Gall and see our large and complete,line;  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO.  ' ' '        * x      y' r y.  "L ' ' Importers and Dealers In Shelf and'Heavy Hardware.  The report tliat H_.rry Haley and  family of Nelson, who are now in Vancouver, aie down with r.malJpox, is untrue. Thoy aro all enjoying good health.  Fergus McQuarry was up in the police  court yesterday as a disorderly person  without visible means of support. He  was given four hours to get out of tho  city, and the time limit was sufficient.  E. 12. Phair has set up the finest English billiard table in the city in the  Phair hotel. It is the manufacture of  the Brunswick-Balke-Collender Company and won the flrst prize in the Great  Central exhibition at Toronto this year.  Willing. Wilson has left for Spokiie  for the purpose of picking up a carload  of horses. It is said that horseflesh was  never in greater demand ir. Nelson th in  at present, the demand' for horses for  the railway construction having used  up the total available supply.  A meting of the directors of tho Molly  Gibson Mining Ccmpany will be held  this morning for the ruropse of considering ph ns for the operation'of the  company's property this winter. During  the past few months work at the mine  has been going ah (ad under contract  and the property is said to be now in  shape foi extensive shipments.  .A dispatch was received . in Nelson  yesterday to the,effect that,the population of the - electoral district of - Yale-  Koote_.ay is 51,400. The returns for the  Cariboo portion of the riding have not  yet been compiled. When they aro in it  wilt be shown that W. A. Galliher represents more people and' a greater  stretch of territory than any, other;  ^member of tbe house of commons. <  Mrs. D. B. Murray will-hold her students,' recital on the evening of Wednesday; October 23rd,. for pupils in plan*  and!voice. By reason bf its fine acoustic  properties, the Congregational churchy  has been secured for the purpose of the'  recital. An excellent ��� program will be  rendered from - the best composers.  Doors open at 7:30, program to begin  at 8:15 sharp. No reserved seats.  W. A.. Galliher left for Greenwood  yesterday for the purpose .'of defending  Glencross and Hogan, the .two ', men  charged with conspiring to commit robbery. The prisoners have been confined,  in, the Nelson' jail for several months  awaiting trial. .The, hold-up . in which  they.- are accused of .being interested in  never came to anything,*, so, that the  charge against them is , of 'conspiring  to rob and not robbery.' '"  The case against the Chinaman' Ah  Kit,- who is charged with a* breach of  the'health act which prohibits the'.car-  rying of swill through the city, streets,  will "come up on the police court this  morning. It is,said that the Chinamen  of ,the city-have decided to contest,the  by-law, and the 'test will be made in  the "Ah Kit case. P. E. Wilson will be rn  hand this morning to represent the bylaw and it** is' understood that'A. M.  Johnson will take tlae case for the  Chinamen :,who are trying to. defeat'the  by-law.    ' . - * .  ers of the same naturally wish to safeguard themsel. es. -This makes the St.  Eugene and North Star mines factors  in the preliminary arrangements* as the  chief producers of lead in the district  and the outcome will in a very great  measure depend upon the stand they  take. ,  .  PEES0NALS.  W.H. Swardferger is in from the Eu-'  reka property. It is understood that a  deal is on for the transfer of the property.  Colonel Ray of Port Arthur, one of  the principal shareholders in the Molly  Gibson Mining Company, arrived in  Nelson yesterday. It is understood that  ho has a comprehensive program mapped  out for the Molly Gibson Company this  winter.    -    ���  AT THE HOTELS.  I. Kiikwood, Slocan; A. I_. McDermott,  Cranbrook; K. C. Watersori," Toronto.  HUME���H. L. Nicholson and Robert  Lowry, Rcesiand; W. G. Annable and  wife, Montreal; F. C. Baker, Cody; R.  TREMONT���Neil McLead, Sandon':  Ray Hamilton, Sandon; Bert Winn,  Pilot Bay; Alfred Olson, Foi ty-nine  creek.  PHAIR���H. W. Ray, Port Arthur; M..  H. Richman and R. H. Hughes, New  York; Henry'Roy, Rossland; W. H.  Aldridge, Trail, and W. V. Hunt, Bonnington.'      '.  IMPERIAL. ��� A. McDonald, Greenwood; B. Swefney. Phoenix; John Vivian, Winnipeg; Thomas Wilson, Silver  King mine; .Thomas McLaughlin, Palmerston, Ontario.  QUEEN'S-TtMrs. S. H. Ray, Ymir; R.  H. Williams, St. Louis; William Kirkpatrick, Ymir; G. B. Matthew, Ashnola.  GRAND, CENTRAL���J. H. McKin;  Port Hill;* Mrs. William Lacey, Portal,*  B/- C; Alex McColl, Ottawa; Arthur  Ryan,t Fournier; F. Ratcliffe, Slocan;  , M. S. Dickson, ,Wif.low Siding; M. T.  Nicholson,. Silverton; A Thurston, Slocan.    "-      z   ���  IT WASlf ALL CLEAR GAIN  NELSON, B.C.  KASLO, B. C.  ESTABLISHED 1892  SANDON, B.C.  H. BYERS & CO.  TO SPORTSMEN:  We have the finest assortment of Guns and most complete stock of Ammunition ever received  n Kootenay.   Mauser, Winchester, Marlin, Savage, and Stevens Rifles.,  Winchester Smokeless and  Savage Carbines.   Ask to see the Winchester Carbine and Bouchardt Automatic Pistol, unequaled  for simplicity, accuracy and effect.  MINE SUPPLIES AND HEAVY HARDWARE  Blowers,   Exhausters,  Rubber Belting, Hose, Etc.  Hand   Shaft  Pumps,  Pipe and  Fittings Steam  Packing,   Leather  Agents for Giant Powder Co., Truax Ore Cars,- Canton Steel.  and  The  Northwestern Development  Syndicate, Limited.  Incorporated under tho laws of British Columbia.  Capital $1,000,000 in 1,000,000 shares       Par value $1.00 each  All. treasury stock No promoters and no preferred  <._.,  mm  to  to  to  to  to  SHAMROCK   II  Did   not win the yacht  race,;" but -   "  LIPTON'S TEAS ARE SURE WINNERS  WE HAVE THEM  Red Label Ceylon, 50c pound package.  Yellow Label Ceylon, 75c pound package.   ���  People who drink green tea ought to try our Regal  Brand uncol.ored Japan. It is the best on the market.   Pound package 60c. ' ,.,  We also carry Spider Leg a.nd Gunpowder Tea.  Telephone 134  Nelson. B. C.  Morrison & Caldwell  * In the case bf Waterland vs. .the .City  of Greenwood, the appeal hook was settled by the register yesterday, W. A.  Macdonald appearing for the respondent;  and R. S. Lennie for the appellants.  This case arose out'of.the action'of the  city of Greenwood ir damming . up,  Boundary creek, .whereby the plaintiff's  hotel was, flooded. The case was tried-  before Mr. Justice .Walkem and a specJ*  ial jury in December lost, when a verdict of ?3000 and costs was secured by  plaintiff. From this the city. of Greenwood is' appealing ond the appeal will  ,be beard at the sittirgs of the full court  at Vancouver in November.  '��The,city_of Nelson has decided to on-_  Tforce a strict quarantine aeainst Bonner's Ferry. As. intimated in The-Tribune a few days ago smallpox broke out  in Bonne's Ferry several days ago. Owing to tha laxity of the health authorities, the disease had every chance to  spread throughout the entire town. The  local health authorities have now been  informed that 25 per cent of the entire  population is down with the disease  and the condition i_< so serious that an  effort will be made to have a duly qualified medical practltior.er stationed ,*ai_  the.boundary, in addition to the ordinary health officer, in order to prevent  tho introduction of the disease into  Nelsou.  'Expenses'Were Many.  , People' imagine that public entertainments when as liberally patronized as  the' recent'-musical _ effort of the local  operatic,society"must be money-makers  ior those-charged' with, their manag,-  ment.'The-'following statement goes to  show' that these entertainments are  very expensive1 affairs to pull off successfully. It isfprinted in detail as' a  warning to..amateurs:  Hire ..for. costumes, wigs, etc % 18 50  M. Haltz, salary, board, etc    55 50  Canvas for scenery     10 Otf  John Lachore's'- expenses       9 80  Piano cartage, -     6 00  Spinning, wheel       io 00  ���Tribun-e printing     n 50  Miner,, printing "."'J      9 00  Painting scenery     27 00  Thomson's for music       8 00  Music purchased* by Herr Steiner    .3 25  Bed flre ...-....���      2 00  Lumber    v.-....-  *  2 85  Hebden .& Hebden       3 00  ���G.-^ T. ^Motion, cartage       1 00  Sundry  cartage        *    50  Hire.of plants "    1 00  First violin and second solo     20 00  Accompanist        10 00  Cornet         5 00  Second violin  .."      5 00  Hardware         1 50  Electric  fixtures         4 50  Bill "posting         1 25  .'Dressmaking         1 50  Sundry help at opera house .���... 6 00  Herr Steiner's fare from Spokane 20 00  Rent of opera house    25 00  PROPERTIES:���Camborne    Group,"   nine   claims,  ���   Oyster JSrroup, six claims.   Located iu the Free  Gold Fish River, Oamp, Lardeau Mining Division.  .     B.C.   Large Veins.   Free milling gold ore.  FIRST ALLOTMENT:���200,000 shares now offered  at 50 cents per share.  1 _    _   v .:j-7     ,  In view of the splendid- showings of both high and low grade  ore, and the unrivaled facilities for the economical developing and  working of the properties, it is confidently expected that not only-  will the present issue of stock be sold quickly, but that' no more  will be offered a_ less than par.   '  Address all inquiries or applications for stock to  S. M. BRYDGES,  Official Broker.  P. O. BOX 566  NELSON, B.C.  GOING OUT OF BUSINESS  AUCTION SALE  OF  DRY GOODS  CE/.TS' FURNISHINGS  BOOTS & SHOES HATS & CAPS  Our next auction sale will be held at S o'oloc_* on  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th.  ijg.***********************^  ��� Total ,..' ;...- $278 71  CONTRA.  3eceipts_from-sale-of-tIckets-.-.-.?316-50  Jacob Dover, for advertising ...     5 00  :@^.  ROSSLAND   ENOl-NBBRHVQ   WORK*?  cunliffe & McMillan  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  *��� 1       . ^  OBH OARS, skips, cages, ore bin doors, chutes and general wrought iron work.    Our ore cars are  tho best on the market.   Write iib for references and full partlcu'ars.  1 SECOND HAND MACHINKRY FOR SALE.-One 5-foot Pelton watorwheel, width600feot, "8 tolfi'  spinal riveted pipe.   One 10x5x13 outbide packed plunger sinking pump.    Bock drills, stoping  bars, Sec, Sec.  -    AGENTS NORTHBY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.'  P.   O.  Box 198. THIRD  AVENUE.   ROSSLAND.            J  Telephone 161.  HUM TEA  J. A. fflYM & CO.  The best in the market, in 1-2  pound and 1 pound packages.  50. a Pound  GROCERS AND PROVISION DEALERS. Houston Block, Baker Street  [tl3_Uar��i--rw* j-w^  THB BINDERY  DEPARTMENT OP  THE THIBUNE ASSOCIATION, LIMITED,  ' BPBXfft BX.OOB. SISX-BOn.  -rasj-S-jifiipa33_a>*j,!��*'wmi'  .*������_���-   ������ *        *        i ~     r:  >".      -.. r  L<     -.-   ',',1    ' '  BOOK BINDING  SPECIAL WILED BLANK BOOKS  SPECIAL RULED FORMS  x^y^-^^'xx'yn'-^s^V^wr^iyS^  The Proposed .Refinery.  W. H. Aldridge, of*the Trail smelter,  was  in  Nelson yesterday on  business  connected   with   the   refinery   project.  Mr.   Aldrige   had   an   interview   with  mayor Fletcher and with several of the  men connected with the mines of the  Nelson and  Slocan district.  From the  remarks dropped by him it is inferred  that the chief difficulty contemplated by  the .'Canadian Pacific Railway Company  in the matter of the operation of the refinery is the supply of ores. It i3 not  suggested' that  the  necessary tonnage  is not in the country, but the men who  control it do not appear to be anv too  favorably inclined toward the refinery  project and so far have not evinced any  desiro to contract for the delivery of  .heir ores to the Canadiar smelter and  refinery. It is said,the mining men resident in Nelson are new r-11 ln line and  that a meting of the Mine Owner's Association  will  be called with as lit.Ie  delay as possible with a view to securing the guaraileed tonnage nece.sary.  The tonnage is the lirst consideration  of the men behind the refin.ry schemo,  and any bonus which may bo offered by  rival bidders for the refinery will be a  secondary matter. Nelson's chances for  securing the refinery are said to be excellent,   but  everything  depends  upon  tho willingness '.of the managers of the  producing mine,   to treat the new industry fairly and not play it against  the smelter trust for temporary competitive lates.  Although thero can be  very little doubt but that the requisite  tonnage would, offer in the event ot the  refinery being established Iho promot-  Total    ?321 50  Profit    542 79,  ' In addition to the profit in money,  .47 passes were given to the performers,  the press, and tbe friends of the performers.        Should Send Them to McDonald.  A man named Keeble, who is a  farmer in North Dakota, has been over'  in .the Similkamen country in quest of  mines. His quest has been successful. On  his return to Nelson he was asked if  be would pay miners tho standard rate  of wages, ?3.50 a day. His answer was:  "Not much! You should see the boys  back in Dakota driving pegs for the  guy ropes of a steam thresher. I tell  you what those fellows would be all  right pounding steel, and they will work  for a dollar a day. Next spring I am  coming back here, and will bring four  of them along with me, and I will develop that mine, even if it costs me  ?1000."  Mi  Ml  Ml  'Mi  *  *  Mi  Mi  Mi  Ml  Ml  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  *  Mi  Ml  Mi  _r  Mi  Mi  Mi  Ml  Mi  Mi  Mi '  Mi  Mi  ��_  Ml  Ml  Ml  Ml  Mi  ty  Mi  Mi  ik  Mi  ��_*  Ik  FOR STYLE,  FINISH AND  P RICJES IN  MILLINERY,  ETC., CALL  ON  MRS. E.  Mclaughlin,  WEST  BLOCK, BAKER  ST.  Ml  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  ��_  Mi  Mi  .Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi  Mi,  l_  Mu  Mi  Ik  ik  ��k  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ��k  ik  ik  ik  ik  D.IV|cARTHUR  & Co'y  EALPH CLARE, I. O. NELSON,  Undertaker, Night Coll 338.'   '* Manager.  %***.******.************.?**$-  SEAL ESTATE  AND  INSURANCE BROKERS  Furniture Dealers  Funeral Directors  and Embalmers  .���Worth    t-or  Oak   Center "Tables 13 EO  Oak Center Tables 6 00  Oak   Center   Tables ��00  Oak    Leather    Seat    Farcy  -Rocker   ..'. 4 59  Elm   Folding  Talile  5 00  El_o-__',oldlng- "Jable.-rr..-.-.-.....^ 6 00"=  Cane Veranda Chairs ��� 00  Cane Veranda Rock ere ^ 8 50  $2 75  450  3 75  s;b  3 75  -4 25"  450  476  , As I intend closing my business here  the end of this month all goods will bo  sold at private sale, regardless of cost.  Black    all-wool    cashmere,    regular  price 75 cents, snow 45 cents.  Black    all-wool    cashmere,    regular  price 50 cents, now 30 cents.  Velveteens,   regular   price' 75   cents,  now 40 cents.  Ladies'   linen   collars,   regular   price'  20 cents, now 12% cents.  Ladles'   cloth  jackets,  regular  price  $15.00. now $10.00.  Ladies'  cloth  jackets,  regular  price  $7.50, now $4.50.  .  All   colors   Cortecelli   crochet   silk  spools at 20 cents.  Come and get bargains before it is  too late. ���,       ,  A. FERLAN-P  GANONG'S CHOCOLATES  GANONG'S CHOCOLATES  ���GANONG'S CHOCOLATES  '    J I  GANONG'S CHOCOLATES  .GANONG'S CHOCOLATES '  GANONG'S FANCY'CANDIES  ' GANONG'S FANCY'CANDIES  GANONG'S FANCY CANDIES  GANONG'S FANCY-CANDIES  GANONG'S FANCY CANDIES  THEY.ARE;THE BEST  You can get them at .  MCDONALD'S  Baker Strpaft.  The Imperial Cafe Is open day and  night as a short order restaurant. It offers the best service in the"city.  The business men's lunch at the Imperial Cafe, from 12 to 2, is the best In  the city. Price 25 cents.  BULBS  FOR  FALL PLANTING  WINTER  Agents for Trout Lake Addition.  (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.    ,  Acreage property adjoining the park,  And J. & J. Taylor'safes.  These safes can be bought from us on  two year's time without Interest  Ward Bros.  333 West Baker Street, Nelson.  IF BROWN SOLD IT ITS GOOD  Fall Weddings  and Wedding Gifts  You should see the many beautiful and useful articles we show  for this purpose.'  Cut Glass Berry Dishes  Cut Glass Bon Bon Dishes  Cut Glass Wine Sets  Sterling Silver Tea Sets  Sterling Silver Bon Bon Trays  Sterling Silver Butter Dishes  Sterling Silver Carving Sets  Call and see the variety.  TO    MAK9    ROOM* FOK    OUlt    FALL,  STOCK QF CARPETS AND RUOS  ���WILL   GO   AT   COST.  TO  CLEAR-BABY   CARRIAGES   AND  GOCART.S  AT LKdS THaN CC6T.  MILLINERY.  KOOTENAY....  COFFEE CO.  ************************  Coffee Boasters  Dealer, m Tea and Coffee  ************************  We are offering at lowest prloes the best  *es o . Ceylon, India, China and Japan  eas.  Our Beef1, Mocha and Java Coffee, por  ���=���.���_���=���--pound .-^frr5-_0-  Mocha antl Java Blond, 3 pounds  1 00  Choice Blend Coffeo, 4 pounds  1 00  Special E .and Coffee,' 6 pounds  1 00  Rio Blond Coffeo, 6 pounds  1 00  Special Blend Ceylon Tea, por pound SO  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  Mrs. Enfield wishes to announce to  the ladies of Nelson that, owing to the  increase in'business, she has secured an  experienced trimmer from the east. All  orders can be got ready on the shortest  notice, and at the most reasonable prices.,  Opera House Block, Victoria street  KOOTENAY GOFFEE GO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  AT THE  .    AT   THE  AT   THE  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  AT THE  AT  "AT  THE  THE  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  AND  SPRING  FLOWERING.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO.  GMroor-R-aid ���***���*��BokerBta 1  BROWN BROS  Opticians anc. Jewelers.  BAKER STREET NELSOI*.  ASHNOLA TOWNSITE.  Lots can now be bought in  Ashnola at from $50 to $225  each. For terms and full particulars apply to  IF BROWN SAID SO IT'S RIGHT  OLD PAPEP.S Sl  SE&I-IAID J. STEEL  Phone 278. Official Broker.  K.-W.-aHk-ttk.  . (iiv^v,-^ VT^-V.  NOTIOE.  NOTICJC is hereby Riven tliat wc intend to  apply at tho next Bitting of the Board of fic��n??  Commissioners for tho City of Nelson, to bo hold  after tho expiration of thirty dajs from tho uule  hereof, for a transfer of Iho iotai'1 liquor licence  now held by us for the promises known as the  "Glue Pot'r saloon, situate on Vernon stroot in  the City of Nolson and on tho west half of jof. a,  0 ,. .,    . "block 2. subdivision, of lot 95,' srroup .1, Kootenay  Pultoble for wrap-     Diatrict, to William A. Cormcll of the said Cityof  ,25ceDt8ahun- I ;Nc_fl._n  _  Apply at  y   I      Dated at Nelson .this seventh day of Ootoher  TRIBUNE BINDEBYDEPARTMENT] ^fe^-*;*^^^  * :i  ������Ik. '������     "���'... * *   '������'*���' '���' ���������"'���' ���' ������"��� ���'���.--'��� '���-.'���" ���������' ������ ".'��������� *��������������� /  The   Manhattan  JOSEPHINE STREET  ALL THE BEST SRANOS  LIQUOR8. AND CIGARS.  BRANDY  DB LAAGE FILS & CO., XXX.  COGNAC, possesses a delicious bouquet.  DE LAAGE FILS & CO. X X.X X  COGNAC is mellowed by its great  age, and is recommended to con-  noiseurs, and for medicinal purposes.  SCOTCH  WHISKIES  THE   DISTILLERS'   COMPANY,   Ltd.,  Edinburg, the largest holders in the  world of Scotch Whiskies.  THE CALEDONIAN LIQUEUR SCOTCH  Whisky is one of the leaders���try it.  Agency for full stock at Victoria for  R. P, 'RITHET & CO., LTD.  Victoria,   B.   C.  A. B,  GRAY,  Kootenay, Representative;  *      -;v;::P.i.O.'<*'BOK.5^.N��l_^ni.


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