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 i/j  '^^YYiyYiy^:  ESTABLISHED  1892  SATURDAY  MORNING,  NOVEMBER 23,   1901  DAILY EDITION  ASEYEMP&AIE  DECIDED THE   PURCHASE  OF THE POORMAN.  A PIONEER OF NELSON DISTRICT  TALKS INTERESTINGLY OF  EARLT MINING DEALS.  John C. Davenport of Spokane, who  ,was one of the first men to put money  into,, the development of the mining  resources of the Nelson district, is at  present spending a couple of days in  thisocity awaiting the arrival of his  son, A. L. Davenport, who has in hand  the'development of the Bayonne group  of claims at the head of Summit creek.  Mr. Davenport has been engaged in  mining for many years and ho is still  at it. He at different times was interested in tjlie Ainsworthj the Nelsou  and the "Slocan districts, but he is best  known to the people of Nelson as the  first purchaser of tlie Poorman mine.  He made-his flrst trip into the country as the result of a stake which he'  gave to a "prospector who was working  ;  in the Ainsworth camp. This was in the  summer of 18S8, the man whom he had  assisted  being anxious that he should  get in "on tho ground floor of a mining  boom  which   threatened  Ainsworth  at  that time. Mr. Davenport was not very  favorably impressed with the showing  on the property of the man whom he  had   assisted,   and- the' latter   anxious  that he should invest in the camp took  him- over to the Little Donald property.  .   This at the  time was  supposed  to  be  owned by Tom Munn, who was particularly jealous  of anything that  might  be  said   of   it  in   a  general  way.   Mr.-  Davenport    was    favorably    impressed  '   with the Little Donald, but before starting,out to see the owner he was warned  that any disparagement of the property-:  ori his part would-'shut-out any chance  of a deal. He met*-Munn-and told him  that he had been up',to-look at his property. Munn asked him what ho thought"  , of itr and Mr.' Davenport in reply said  ho considered it one of the finest properties he had seen. This warmed Munn  to the purchaser, and ne did not hesitate to tell him jthat he considered him  a gentleman.: It came out in the bourse  of the conversation that Munn owned  but one-half of the property, and that  the remaining half was owned by John  T.   Stevens,   the   Spokane   railway, engineer. "A  deal was soon arranged for  the sale of the Munn interest for $10,-  ..:* 000 cash. The owner of the claim agreeing to take Mr. Davenport's check for  the amount of the purchase price,  he  turned over his interest in the property  at once. It was while engaged in working the Little Donald property that Mr.  Davenport heard of the Poorman mine  ana he made a trip to look over it. The  ���^owners-iwere-Ike=:Nailef=-with=whoin=Mr.=  Davenport was acquainted/and a man  named MacDougall. Mr. Davenport was  satisfied and getting an idea of what  the owners expected for it he started  back  for   Portland,   telling  them  that  they would probably hear from him. At  Portland, a friend who was a banker  agreed to go in with him and Mr. Davenport started back to close up the deal.  On   the   train   up   from   Portland   Mr.  Davenport noticed Jim Wardner. They  were well acquainted, hut neither said  anything to the other as to his destination. At Kootenay station Mr. Davenport was rather surprised to see Wardner get off with him. His interest in his  companion grew when he found him in  .   the   same  stage   bound   for   Bonner's  Ferry,   and   increased   when   they   became fellow passengers down the Koot-  enav.  It occurred to Mr. Davenport that Mr.  Wardner might be after the same piece  of property, and his suspicion was confirmed when the boat arrived at Nelson  arid they were met by both Naile and  MacDougall. Even then nothing was  said, and the owners left Davenport and  Wardner at Ward's hotel to get a meal  and follow them up to the mine with  horses. The owners showed both men  through, the property at the same time  and Davenport listened for any remarks  which Wardner might make upon it.  He heard Wardner praising the showings and at once made up his mind that  . he had a rival bidder. All four talked,  but no one said anything about purchasing. Finally Wardner proposed to  Davenport that they return to town,  and they started back together. On the  way to town Davenport asked Wardner  what he thought of the property. Jim  replied that he did not think much of  it. Davenport satisfied himself tbat this  was Wardner's real opinion, and then  told him that he had made the trip in  to buy the property, and as Wardner  did not want it he would go back and  complete the deal. Wardner then  changed front and said he was after  the property himself. This changed the  entire aspect for Davenport, as he realized that if Wardner got stuck on the  property and wanted it there was not  much ehanco of his getting it at anything like the first price quoted.  The two men continued the journey  to Nelson and kept turning the ���purchase of the property over in their  tnjnds all the time. Seeing there was  little prospect of getting the property  without Wardner being in on it, Davenport  suggested  that  they  should join  forces and buy the thing together. This;  however,  did  not appeal to Wardner.  He   did   ncft   thir\k   the   property,  big  enough for the two of them. The two  backed and filled over the deal and the  next day when the owners arrived in  town to complete the deal it was settled  that  the   two   should   go   in  together.  Davenport outlined to Wardner the offers  which he proposed  to make, and  they were assented to.  The four men  got together in front of Ward's hotel,  .Davenport doing the talking.. He made  his first proposition and it was refused.  He made the second and third with like  result. Then there was a deadlock and  Wardner spoke up with a roundabout  proposition  which   took  some  time  to  take in and Naile and MacDougall went  off to  one side to consider it. Before  they came back Davenport told Wardner that he could count him out on any  such deal, and Wardner said it would  not  do   either.   Naile  and  MacDougall  then returned to get. some explanation  from Wardner on his offer and the latter withdrew it. Then there was another  deadlock and  Davenport and Wardner  returned to the hotel to talk the matter  over. Davenport had made^ip his mind  by this time that he could not do much  with Wardner in'the deal and as they  entered Ward's hotel he proposed they  should  play a game of seven-up,  and  that the man who lost should get on the  steamer and leave the field to the other.  Wardner  assented  and  the  game was  started. Davenport dealt the cards and  Wardner stood.  He made four on the  first deal. Wardner then dealt. Davenport  begged,   and   Wardner  gave.   On  the second deal Wardner made another  three  and  Davenport was   out  of the  negotiations ' and . left   on   the,  little  steamer a few minutes after for Ainsworth. '  Wardner failed to come to terms with  the owners of the property, and in a  few ���" days - he .told Davenport he could  go ahead and made any deal he wanted  on the property. Davenport waited until Wardner was out of the country  and then returned to Nelson and in a  short time he had an agreement with  the owners of the Poorman to purchase  on a basis of $35,000, with the big payments spread over a considerable  period., The parties came down from  the mine to Nelson to have the papers  drawn up by "judge" Sproat. As they  reached the city, the little steamer was  just making the landing.' On it was a  letter to Naile .from "\Vardner offering  to ��� take tho property for ' $40,000 cash,  Davenport' saw the letter handed to  Naile and at once surmised tliat it was  from Wardrier. Naile and- MacDougall  went into Fred Hume's store to consider it, aud Davenport remembered  that he had not made any payment to  bind the bargain which he had made.  He followed them into the store and  laid two $100 bills on top of Wardner^s  letter, which was between them, saying that it was their first payment.  Naile was willing to stand by the deal  hut MacDougall was not. He did not ir.ee  the force of standing by a deal for $35,-  000 on time when one could be made for  $40,000 cash. Some alterations -were  made, however, with respect to the time  for the deferred payments and: the deal  over wnich there was so much fuss was  concluded.  As was the case with almost every  mining deal in which Mr. Davenport  was in the Poorman venture turned out  all' right.  Under his management and  present licenses run out," said the reporter.  "That depends-on the government's  action."  "Will  the   liquor  dealers  take  any  steps?"  "I cannot tell."  J. A. M. Aikens, who-framed the  liquor act, said: "The decision rendered  will, I have no doubt, not only be important with respect to transactions ln  liquor, in defining the different jurisdictions of the Dominion and provincial legislatures, but will no doubt be  important in fixing the limits of "these  jurisdictions in respect to other matters  too. I was not at all surprised at opinions differing as to the validity of the  act,' in view of the fact that previous  decisions of the privy council were-not  clear as to the right of the province  to [legislate in respecit to wholesale  transactions in liquor. It was difficult  to draw an act close up to the limit of  provincial jurisdiction and, after drawn,  difficult to say that it was clearly witlv-  in the power of the province."  Wff. IT'S WATEB  NEW TROUBLE CONFRONTS  NORTHPORT SMELTER.  Liverpool Bank Victimized.  LIVERPOOL, November 22.���Great  excitement was * caused here today by  the announcement that the Bank of  Liverpool had been '*; victimized by a  trusted bookkeeper to the extent; of  hundreds of thousands of dollars. What  the losses amount to is not yet known,  but an official statement issued by the  bank: says that through the dishonesty  and betting transactions, of a bookkeeper they may; lose ��170,000 ($850,-  ,000). The Bank of' Liverpool's shares  fell ��1 on the stock exchange today.  The defaulter has not yet been arrested.  ITS SOURCE  OF SUPPLY LIKELY  TO BE CONFISCATED BY  THE OWNER.  WILL PRESENT ULTIMATUM  "tlia~t""ori!is son the property was worked"  at a good profit and a good margin was  realized on its sale. ��� L  ��100000 or Nothing.       .  c  SOFIA,- November 22��� Mr. Dickinson,, the diplomatic agent here of the  United States, started-today "for Constantinople, there to confer with. Spencer Eddy, the ..secretary of the United  States legation, as to the hest means of  hastening a solution in the deadlock  which has arisen in- the negotiations  over the release of Miss Stone. Mr.  Dickinson will probably return here/  bringing with him cash with which to  pay Miss Stone's ransom, as her kidnapers insist this "payment must be  made in Turkish gold. Mr. Dickinson  is considering the advisability of presenting au ultimatum to' the brigands,  in which he will fix ten days as the  period in which, ��100,000 must be accepted by the brigands as Miss Stone's  ransom. If the proposal is not accepted  by the captors, all dealings will cease.  If these conditions have not already  been .dictated by Mr. Dickinson the ul-  itmatum promising them will almost  certainly be delivered as soon as -the  American diplomatic agent.returns from  Constantinople. -According to the latest  information received here both Miss  Stone and Mme. Tsilka continue in  good health. They are concealed, in a  large village near Dubnitza, ' whithor  they were taken blindfolded and where  only rude comforts are obtainable.  WASHINGTON, November 22��� The  reason for consul-general Dickinson's  departure from Sofia for Constantinople  is not known at; the state department.  That he has intended to leave'. Sofia  was known and it is assumed that he  _lms^found_i_hat���hte_ii*^  PROHIBITION FOR MANITOBA  Province Has a Right to Enforce It.  WINNIPEG. November 22.���Members  of the Manitoba government refuseto  talk as to the action of the government  following the finding of the, imperial  privy council, declaring that the province has the power to enforce prohibition. It is well known that members  of the cabinet are divided in opinion on  the prohibition question. F. H. Phippe.i,  who was counsel for the local liquor  dealers before the imperial privy council, was interviewed in regard to the  decision. He said: "I have just received  a cable which corroborates your information that the act is upheld. It is as  follows: 'The Manitoba liquor judgment  today decides the act valid. The answer to question No. 1 falls under No.  16; other questions are unanswered as  serving rvo" useful purpose.' Question  No. 1 submitted by the province to the  court was: Had the legislative assembly  of Manitoba jurisdiction to enact the  liquor act, and if not, in what particular respect has it exceeded its power?  The question No. 16 referred to in the  cablegram is sub-section 16 of section  92 of the B. N. -A. Act, which authorizes the province to legislate in- re-:  spect to all matters of a merely local  or private nature in the province. The  effect' of the judgment would appear to  be that the judicial committee is of  opinion that prohibition legislation as  dealt with by the liquor act is a local  matter and therefore within the competence of the. legislators. The court of  queen's bench of Manitoba took a different view; it thought the act affected matters beyond the province,  and was therefore bad as interfering  with trade and commerce.  "It is possible," said Mr. Phippen in  conclusion, "that on obtaining a copy  of the judement the decision may appear in a different light, but the above  is the explanation as it would seem to  me from the cablegram."  "Then nrohibition is practically an  accomplished fact, at least, when the  in Bulgaria, where he is "hampered in"  his attempts at communicating with  Miss Stone by the Bulgarian officials,  is harmful in her case. The movement  does not mean that the state department has decided to abandon its efforts towards securing Miss Stone's release and the fact is those efforts will  be continued in another and more  promising direction.  Cost Them a Million. ���  NEW YORK, November 22.���According to the World, heirs of the late Cornelius Vanderbilt must pay $361,803.43  into the coffers of the United States.  This is the total of the inheritance tax  fixed by the federal government against  the estate. The heirs have already been  compelled to pay a state tax of $520,-  998. The legal expenses of fighting the  tax, which has been .carried into the  highest courts of the state and nation,  will bring the grand total up to one-  million dollars..    , .  Indictments Against Bauk Officials.  NEW YORK, November 22.���The  King's county grand jury returned an  indictment today * against George Zol-  linhoffer, the aged teller of the Williamsburg Savings Bank, who confessed  that he and a fellow employee robbed  the institution of $60,000. The indictment charged four counts of grand larceny. It was expected that Zollinhoffer  would plead guilty, but instead he was  represented by counsel and asked until next Wednesday to plead.  NORTHPORT, November 22.���[Special to The Tribune.]���The Northport  Smelting & Refining Company is in a  fresh difficulty." Its water supply is  threatened by-Robert Morrill, owner of  the Northport Electric Company, who  owns Deep creek fall s, about a quarter  of a mile above the head of the smelter  company's flume. Mr. Morrill is fresh  from a victory over the Anaconda  smelter of Anaconda, Montana, from  whom he collected $50,000 in a suit over  real estate adjoining their plant, and it  is likely he will make things extremely  interesting for; the Northport smelter  company.. The smelter gets its water  supply and that for the city's system,  which it owns, from Deep creek,  through a flume about a mile and a half  long. Mr. Morrill is building a sawmill  at Deep creek falls and 10 o'clock Monday morning last he.fuuua It necessary  to close the gates of his dam. As a con-  sequence the creek went dry and the-  smelter water gauges began to fall. The  master mechanic' and a number, of men,  went out to the falls and requested  Morrill's men to open the gates of the  dam. This they refused to do. The  smeltermen threatened to demolish the  ���dam, but Morrill's' men' refused to be'  bluffed 'and the smelter was compelled  to close down for some time, as the  "water was not turned on again until 1  o'clock Monday afternoon. In the meantime two of the furnaces froze up and  some other damage was done to the  plant.  Mr. Morrill's wator right was located  prior to that, owned- by the smelter"  company and it seems' likely that he will  be able to do pretty much as he likesj  with -water matters, until the smelter,  company accede to what ever demand3  he may make," as the Deep creek water  supply is practically the only one available for the smelter's use unless they  pump their; water from the Columbia  at an enormous expense. The end is  not yet.  HOT   POLITICAL   MEETING  orders. The stock could not be bought  on the Toronto market and only a few  shares were obtainable in Montreal. No  particular reason is assigned for the  sudden rise in the shares.  Mayor Lalonde and Z. D. Axa, a visiting French journalist, were shown all  over the Le Roi yesterday morning.  The investigation into the-;" Le Roi  management is about -completed.  Freechyille recently cabled that his report would not be ready until tho end  of the month and some developments  are how looked for.  Greenwood Mining Notes.  GREENWOOD, November 22.���[Special to The Tribune.]���J. P. Keane, formerly superintendent of the Cariboo  mine, camp McKinney, now of Wallace,  Idaho arrived on today's train. He will  go to McKinney tomorrow on his periodical visit to the Cariboo mine.  John Kirkup, provincial assessor,  having completed the assessment of  Rock creek, Midway and Anaconda next  proceeds to Phoenix. He works thence  hack to Rossland.  L. S. Moulton Barrett has gone to  Ashcroft to complete the purchase, of  gold leases of the Horsefly mine, in  which he is interested with Adolph  Drucker of London, England.  Deserved the Reward,  NEW YORK,. November 22.���The  French,Academy, says a dispatch from  Paris to the London Times and the New;  York Times, has awarded the prize; for  virtue of 1000 francs to Cecile Mbrand,  a seamstress, who is a dwarf and lame  and who from the age of 13 years has  supported a paralytic father, a sick  mother and ten brothers and sisters.  much, excitement throughout Venezuela-  President Castro has called his. representatives hero saying the present revolutionist movement, </Mch is beginning to be called the Matos revolution,  has been frustrated. The truth of this  statementrJs denied here, where,it is  said this revolution has not yet begun.  A steamer alleged to have on board  five million cartridges and 15,000 Mauser  rifles, destined for the use of Venezuelan revolutionists Is expected to arrive  in the West Indies about the middle of  December. The representatives of the  revolutionary element now here say the  revolt will start after cthese arms and  ammunition are available and that the  movement will receive the active or passive co-operation of large numbers of  Venezuelans, who they say are becoming tired of the existing state of affairs  in Venezuela, which is characterized by  general Castro's political opponents as  the "state of anarchy and persecution  created by the Castro" government."  From present reports received here it  appears that a number of inoffensive  traders and organizations incapable of  starting a revolution have .been arrested  in Venezuela at the government's or-,  ders. It is further said that these political prisoners are to be held as hostages for a premeditated: forced loan hy  the government.  LIBERAL SUCCESS  COLOMBIAN GOVERNMENT  SEEMS DOOMED.  AN INSURGENT ATTACK ON PANAMA MOMENTARILY  EXPECTED.  ACCEPT MONROE DOCTRINE  Eighth Wreck Victim.  LOS ANGELES, November 22.���Conductor R. R. Higgins, the eighth victim  of the Santa Fe wreck in Arizona, is  dead at the hospital. Those injured in  the accident are progressing favorably  and no fatalities among them are expected. Concerning the probable loss to  the road as the result of the smashup  a railroad man in the city gave it as  his  opinion  that it would  be $250,000.  ���Resignation Not Long Survived  LONDON, November 22.���Count Von  Ilatzcnfeldt Wildenburg, who a few  days ago retired from the post of German ambassador to Great Britain, died  at the embassy this morning.  Held at Vancouver.  VANCOQVER, November 22.���[Special to The Tribtme. ]���Some sensational  scenes occurred this evening at a meeting called by the provincial opposition  for the purpose of passing resolutions  against the government, tn line with the  meeting recently held in. Victoria. The  resolutions wercc finally passed. The  speakers of the evening were. Messrs.  Tatlow, Smith Curtis, McPhillips of Vic-  toria.^and^Garden.���McBride._and___Gil���  mour as side attractions. Gilmour  roused McPhillips by; stating that it  was all very well for him to talk against  Dunsmuir now, but it was a,very late  day, adding that last winter these same  men who were talking now were  then attending government caucuses  and at the same time their names were  before the opposition to be voted upon  as members of the opposition. McPhillips sprung up and denied the statement. Gilmour reiterated it and McPhillips called cut, "It is a lie." The  crowd jelled for the Victoria member  to take his seat and Gilmour added an  allusion that tho cap had evidently  fitted McPhillips. The latter tried again  to speak but was prevented and on the  fifth or sixth interruption Gilmour said  he would not stand it much longer. A  moment later the Victoria member was  again on his feet and stood in front of  Gilmour. The latter put out his hand  and pushed him back, telling him to sit  down, when the chairman rushed between them. Similar episodes continued  whilo Gilmour spoke.  Vancouver Local News  VANCOUVER. November 22.���[Special to The Tribune.] ��� Construction  work was begun today on the new  Methodist church for the Princess street  congregation.    -  J. A. McNair has purchased the interest of his brother Robert in the  Hastings Shingle Company for $140,0000.  A new mill, the largest shingle plant  on the coast, will be erected here. Last  year this company, with branches in  Washington, manufactured nine million more shingles than any other firm  in the world.  A contract was let today to Charles  Gates for the construction of a new  coast steamer for Coleman & Evans and  John Cates. The vessel will be 100  feet long and ready May 1st. She will  cost $45,000         Bossland Local News.  ROSSLAND, November 22.���[Special  to The Tribune.]���The feature of the  stock market here today was the demand and subsequent rise of Center  Star stock. A few days ago the shares  went begging at 26 cents. Today they  were in demand at from 32 to 34 cents  and 2?,000 shares changed hands on the  board this morning. Brokers wero  busy during the afternoon trying to fill  Recommended by London Spectator.  - LONDON, November 22.���The' most  important position in today's Spectator  .wiir.be occupied by a discussion ota  proposal that Great Britain should give  ���its formal adherence to the Monroe  doctrine. The Spectator will say: "If  .America will define the Monroe doctrine,  ��� why should we not pledge ourselves not  to .infringe upon'it. When we had acknowledged this doctrine America  might propose it to xhe .rest of the  powers for enforcement.. If she did, the  powers could hardly- refuse. If they  adhered, their adhesion would be of  great use, not to America, but to the  cause of peace, for it .would eliminate a  great "many .notable causes of war. . If  the Monroe doctrine became part of the  public law of the civilized world the  risk of a war breaking out with regard  to European interference in Brazil or  Spanish America, now always a possibility, would then pass away. Possibly  no other power but Great Britain would  at first be willing to recognize the Monroe doctrine as binding. Even so, it  would be worth our while to pledge  ourselves to respect it; for we never  meant to attack that doctrine and sooner or later our example would probably  be followed by other powers."  The Spectator will also approve the  canal treaty and in another article on  secretary Hay's foreign policy the paper  will say: "No country in the world can  show two greater or worthier statesmen than president; Roosevelt and secretary Hay/^   More of the Midnight Sun.  VICTORIA, November 22; ��� James  =Seely^of^theise.ctet=s_erMee^QCtheJMion=  territory here says the conspiracy formed in Dawson was discovered by the  police, there in September. It was an  organization known as the "Order of  the Midnight Sun," founded at DaAVSon  by some American Fenian, and a branch  was formed at Skagway. but the order  did not extend south. The plans were  for the conspirators in Dawson to rise  when the word was given, after the  Yukon had become unfit for travel,  seize the barracks of the Northwest  Mounted Police while their Skagway  conferers, after cutting the wires, surprised the mounted patrols along the  river. There are but 250 mounted police  scattered through the district, and as  there are few In Dawson the scheme was  thought to be feasible. Tho papers of  the association were seized at Skagway,  but the seizure being mado in United  States territory are held by American  officers. The secretary of the order  has fled to Seattle.   The Trial of Mrs. Bonine,  WASHINGTON, November 22.���Five  witnesses were heard today in the trial  of Mrs. Lola Bonine for the murder of  James S. Ayres, jr. Four of these witnesses were police officers who had gone  to Ayres' room after the discovery of  the body bv employees of the Kenmore  hotel, and the fifth was W. W. Warfield,  who was proprietor of the hotel at the  time of the tragedy. Mrs. Bonine's  party in the courtroom was increased  today by the addition of her brother,  Grant Henry, who lives at St. Joseph,  Missouri. Only once during the day did  Mrs. Bonine display emotion and that  was when the bloody undershirt which  had been worn by Ayres on the night  of the killing was identified by oflicer  Brady.  Thc court adjourned until Monday to  give the attorneys in the case an opportunity to prepare themselves for the  work in hand. Justice Anderson expressed the opinion that the adjournment would expedite thc trial.  Venezuela's Internecine Strife.  WILLEMSTADT, November 22.���Tho  arrest yesterday at Puerto Cabello of  Ramon Guerra, the Venezuelan minister  of war, who was elected last month to  the post of second vice president of tha  republic, is reported here to have caused  BRIEF    CANADIAN   TELEGRAMS.  ST. JOHN, New Brunswick,, November 22.���Patrick Sinnot, 65 years old,  left his home in Hampton Tuesday and  yesterday his lifeless body was found in  the woods.  ST. JOHN, New Brunswick, November. 22.���Tho coroner's jury returned a  verdict that Lilly Causton, six years  old, died of lockjaw due to impure vaccine which was used by a druggist who  vaccinated her.  TORONTO, November 22.���A white  deer shot by a party of Gueiph hunters  in Muskoka arrived here today. The  animal is a great rarity. The Smithsonian institute, Washington, has offered' $1000 for it.  s AMHERST, Nova Scotia, November  22.���J. A. McCarthy this morning was  found guiltyof manslaughter in'connec-  tion with the death of Charles- McAuley  at Pugwash on October 31st. Sentence  was reserved for a week.  : TORONTO, November ' 22. ��� Thirty  thousand " children attending .the Toronto public schools will be set free to  run the streets unless the public school  board' is furnished with sufficient money  to run the schools by the 1st, is ��� announced by-the school board.. '  HALIFAX, November 22.���Application is being made to the Dominion  parliament for the incorporation of a  company to build a bridge across the  straits of Canso. The: bridge will be  one of the highe;stin the world and will  havo a span of'at least 1000 feet. Estimated structures and approaches will  cost in the vicinity of $4,000,000  TORONTO, November 22.���The tailors' section of the Retail Merchants'  Association at a meeting held here last  night opposed the action of woolen manufacturers in urging for higher, protection. It is claimed the remedy for alleged stagnation in the woolen industry  was not to be found in more protection,  hut in manufacture of a better class  of goods.  Couldn't Attend the Meeting.  ATHENS, -November 22��� At, noon it  was announced that the obligation of  the government to preserve order prevented the ministers from attending the  chamber of deputies today, but that  thcy=would=attend~tomorrow=and__.ask_  a vote of confidence In the absence of  a quorum the chamber adjourned.  XPLORINQ PARTY MISSING  Supposed to Have Suffocated.  BLUEFIELDS, West Virginia, November 22.���At 1 o'clock superintendent  Walter O'Malley of the Pocahontas Colliery Com; any along with seven officials  entered the west mine of the Southwest  Virginia Improvement Company's colliery for the purpose of examining the  true situation in regard to the recent  explosion and flre in the Baby mine,  and up to midnight havo not been heard  from. It was supposed that the Baby  mine proper had been cut off from the  west mine for the purpose of entering  the latter. At 6 p. m. a party consisting of experienced miners led by  assistant superintendent King entered  the mine to rescue tho lost party of  eight, but at 6:15 they returned, having  encountered such quantities of black  damp as to make It Impossible to enter  any distance into the mine. Assistant  superintendent King was overcome by  the gas and" is in a critical condition.  All efforts are being used to recover the  bodies of the inspecting party, but no  hopes are entertained that any of them  will be rescued alive.  Want to End the War.  NEW YORK, November 22.���According to the London correspondent of  the Tribune, the Standard's South African correspondents are authority for  the statement that general Andries  Cronje, a brother of the famous Boer  leader, now a prisoner in Helena, is  among the ex-burghers who are enlisting men against the Boers and who  are taking up arms against their former  companions in arms and in favor of the  Bi itish.  ��� "'   '        T"    ��� ���    "  -     ��� ��� ������  Tried to Stop Runaway Team.  UTICA, Noveml'or 22.���An aged man  ran out from the sidewalk in this city  this afternoon to stop a runaway team  of cab horses. He caught the reins and  was thrown against the curb and his  skull crushed. He died ar. hour later  in the city hospital. His identity is  unknown.  NEW YORK, November 22.���Consul-  general A. D. Brigard of Colombia, received a cablegram today from general  Carlos Alban, governor of the department of Panama. The cable stated that  general Alban was to attack the insurgents under general Domingo Diaz today at Chorrera and Alban promised  if successful in routing them to proceed to Colon and retake the city. The  consul-general regards the outcome of  today's fighting as highly important If '  general Diaz should conquer-the entire  isthmus will be in the hands - of the"  liberal party. '   .  COLON,   November   22.���The   latest  news obtainable here is that the liberal  general  Lugo  has   arrived   at  Empire  station, about twelve miles from Pana-"  ma, with a force said to numbfTj 1000 ,-  men. The liberals are gaining and arm- -  ing   many   recruits   along   the entire -  length of the railroad and now control  the line up to within a point of two  miles from Panama. An attack on that  city is expected momentarily and much  uneasiness is felt.  The liberal leader Diaz is expected .to  arrive shortly at Colon. It is rumored  here that .Bonaventura, a Colombian"  port on the Pacific coast ' about -_ '4.00.-  miles south of Panama, has been taken  by the liberals. A confirmation of this  report is lacking.  Marines from - the gunboat Machias  still guard the station and.property of  the railroad herev The -battleship Iowa  will land forces at Panama when the  necessity arrives. ~  The liberals here have already given  notice  that  the ' ad  valorem   duty  on  goods disembarked at .Colon will hence-,  forth be ten per cent, not twenty vas'  formerly.'"AU tlie siores "in'Colon-ard" *"  open today and business resumed. -' ' T  The Colombian gunboat General Pin- '  zen is believed to be along the coast  somewhere   near  Colon,   as  when- she ,  left here she was short of coal. Transit  across the isthmus is still free, and un- .,  interrupted. ���$>  It  is  reported  that  the  government. ,  has addressed a communication to';the  United States consul setting forth that  it cannot guarantee protection for tha  isthmian   transit.   Two   sailing   boats,  having   75   men   on   board,   which  left  Panama  with  general  Alban  returned  to^that place at 6 p. m. yesterday.'Gen- ,���*  eral Alban and 50 soldiers subsequently,"  arrived  there on  the  gunboat Boyoca ,  at 7 p. m. The liberals here assert'that;  general  Lorenzo  attacked  general AI-.  ban's  force   after   it   had ."���: landed   at"  Chame, near Chorrera, and defeated it; '  only general Alban and a few of hia  troops escaping. It is also asserted by  .  the liberals that the other division of  general   Alban's   army  was   routed   by;,  general   Lugo,   when   400   of   Alban's  troops   joined   the   liberal   ranks.   The  liberals at Colon are jubilant and say  that they expect general Lugo to arrive  at Colon momentarily. Further details  of later decisive fighting are expected  at Panama at any moment.  Senor Espriclla, counsel for the Panama railroad, who was appointed provisional prefect by the liberals yesterday, has declined the office, and Dr.  Cambrillo has been appointed prefect. '  in his place. Senor Salas has accepted  thc appointment as mayor, which was  offered to Dr. Valvoid. The United  States gunboat Marietta, ordered here  from Key West, has not yet arrived.  m  zm\  mi  _$��  .   *>>-  �����S58S1  ��5|P"  mm  m  mm  HI  ilf  m  Stopped His Experiments.  NEW YORK, November 22.���Tuberculosis experiments by Dr. George D.  Barney of Brooklyn, whicli aroused considerable indignation when he ' announced recently that he had inoculated  a young woman with the disease, were  brought to a sudden close by Dr. A.  Black, head of tho board of health in  that borough, who seized the cow on  whicli he had founded his work. Dr.  Barney combats the theory of Dr. Koch,  the eminent German medical authority,  that consumption could not be. communicated from a lower animal to' a'  human being, and with that end in  view he inoculated the cow with the  disease. The cow was very sick and he  was proposing soon to hold an autopsy  on her when the agent of Dr. Black  pounced upon the creature and carried!  her way to the public pound, where  it is said she will be destroyed.  An Increase of Paupers  NEW YORK, November 22.���According to the London correspondent of tha  Times the industrial problems of tha  British metropolis are complicated by;  the increase of pauperism, the number  of paupers in London, according to tha  report just issued, being 115 'more than  recorded in any report issued in the last'  eight years. The increase last year was  nearly 4500. The paupers thus emimer-  ated are only those who have been  relieved in the workhouse or by otheQ  means. _ 1 m
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It seems perhaps, a little c.uly to mention (hem, but every lady'prefers
to givo hor friends something of licr own handiwork nnd it is high Mino to
select and choose the liccessiirj iiuitomil. Wc havo just received tv very com-
lilete u*-soitincnt of Bclding'_ celebrated stumped gooils, consisting of
Sideboard Scarfs,
Laundry Bags,
Tea Cloths,
Shaving Cases,
Veil Cases,
Pin Cushion Tops,
Embroidery Bags,
Bread Cloths,
Photo Frames,
Tray Clothes,
Button   Bags,
(in nil felzes)
Colored Denim
Cushion Tops,
Etc. Etc.
A lovely lot of articles in handworked Irish Linen to select from
Every shade of Embroidery Silks in Stock.
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We desire to inform
the public that we
have taken over the
busircss of
Which will in future be carried on under the ctyle of
'We ask for the support of the residents
of Nelson and Kootenay country. Our
premises are being enlarged and improved to meet the ever growing trade of
tho district.
The stock of Books, Office Supplies,
Stationery and Fancy'Goods Will be increased and offered at prices which will
make it woith it your whilo to deal with
£0**'*.***,.. :*.*.00^0.
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R&ee&s&tf i^^&^g&^mfi
Bakor -and Josephine, streets, Nelson,
"Wholesale dealers in assayer's supplies.
'Agents for Denver Flre Clay Company,
.Denver, Colorado. -
"Construction Company—Wholesale dealers
'In telephones, annunciators, bells, batteries, electric fixtures and appliances. Houston Block, Nelson.  '. "
Nelson, wholesale dealers in fresh and
cured -meats. Cold storage. >
iS:   -
'Ited.—Vernon street. Nelson, wholesale
'grocers.   _       -  . _    ,
Btreet, Nelson, wholesale grocers.	
A.   MACDONALiD   &   CU.—^UKImER   OF
Front "and "Hall streets, Nelson, wholesale
grocers  and  jobbers  in  blankets,   gloves,)
mitts, boots, rubbers, mackinaws and min-|
*   ers' sundries.  '
Nelson, -wholesale dealers in -provisions, j
cured meats, butter and eggs. ., v^-.!
•Vernon and Josephine streets, Nelson,
wholesale dealers in^ liquors, cigars and dry
'goods. Agents for Pabst Brewing Company
of Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Company .of Calgary.       -    . .
for sale or re it rat the'JQld Curiosity Shop. ■■
 'FOR" SALE. ,;r
also  placo  to lent.   Enquire Huriy's-Poultry,
Ranch, lfairvicw, or address P.O. Hox(K)3, Nelson. *
Ii_ipoiialHotel,'Nclson.     •   _    ,    '   .
hotel or. club.   Best of references.   Address A.
13., Tribuno*"ofitce.   _ ;
or, for .\ inter months; comfortable home. Ad-;
dres&Box79, Nolson.*-..*"*'.•      z .:~: _ ;_
i >  f-rr   i
rooms. " Will rgo' 'out' to" 'do" liou6e*work by ~thc,
hourorda>. 'Orders loft at'The Tribune office,!
addressed to Mrs. Curry, will have, prompt?
attention.     - -     r^   ^ , ,,  ., r   , ,
answoiing* to name of "Buller." Reward for return to P. E.-Wilrion, Victona'stieet..  _,
®Jte %&SMits
Successors to Thomson Stationery Co., Ltd.
of acres of "land, in order that rWhc-n 'the
"railways are 'built'th'ey 'would' be owned,
not by the'people who owned the land, i
but by the-peop'le who-got jthe-land.   By
the one policy; "the  pbople " would "baj
swapping land- for ""a 'faiiwty;   by 'the,
other (Bodwelljs), the people afe s'wap-
'ping land for nothing. '
Mr. _Bodwell's reference "to -th° ,al-j
ledged dispute' between1 theTriline(oVmefcs;
and the province, appears to The Trib-;
une to be merely a plank, as it were,
inserted to catch -the support   of   the|
mine   owners.    "He " says * the.'present,
" misunderstanding   has * created   greac
" distress, injured our mines, depreciat-
"ed our securities,-andhurt us in every!
'• quarter.'^Mr.'Bodwell wlli'have'a diffl
cult time explaining in what way Chei
present government has either 'ixtfufe'd
the mines or created-great distress.
We will offer our complete stock of Furs at prices never before equalled in this city.
Ladies' Fur Capes, QollarB, Muffs, Boas, Fur Lined Capes, Fur Ruffs, Persian Lamb Jackets,
Grey Lamb Jackets, Electric Seal and Mink Coats.
No. 1 South Seal Jackets-in-24 and 26 incb lengths, extra quality. As these coats "have
been carefully selected.ft-om the large firm of J. Arthur Paquet of Quebec, the largest and one
•ofthe most reliable firms of fur manufacturers in Canada, we can safely recommend each and
every garment sold by us.
Children's Grey Lamb,Collars, Caps, Muffs, Boas, and Coats.
Now is the time to make selections for suitable Xmas presents, during this special sale of furs.  f»\
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36 Baker Street, Nelson. to
,     .    VARCHITECTS.       .__
Aberdeen Block, Baker Street, Nelson.
 ,     CHOP HOUSE.	
Spear, proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,
Baker street, Nelson. Open day and night.
Lunches a specialty. Picnic and traveling
parties supplied on shortest notice.
moved carefully at reasonable rates. Apply J. T. Wilson, Phone 270, Prosser's second Hand store,-Ward street.
Daily "by mall, one month $ -60'
Daily by mail, three months 1,25;
Daily by mail, six months : '2 BO
Daily-by mall, one year :  BOO
Semi-weekly  by imail,  three months..., .50
Semi-weekly by Jmail, six'months 100
Semi-weekly 'by  mail,   one year ."...'2 00
Postage *"to Great Britain added.
Display /Advertisements run regularly    .
per inch per month '...$100
If run less than a'month, per'inch per i
insertion          25
Classified Ad 3 and Legal Notices, per
word for flrst insertion : -....      1
For 'each additional ' insertion, - per
word      ,i_2 t
Wholesale and Business Directory "Ads
(classified), per line per month     BO
Notices of meetings of Fraternal 'Societies and Trades Unions, per line
per month      25
Address all letters—
John Houston, Manager. Nelson. B. C.
dealers, undertakers and embalmers. Day
'phone No. 292, night 'phone No. 207. Next
'new   postofflce   building,   Vernon   street,
Regular. meetings first ana third Thursdays of each month. Visiting Sir Knights
are cordially Invited to attend. Dr. W.
Rose, R. K.; A. W. Purdy, Coin.; G. A.
Brown, P. C.
NELSON LODGE, NO. 23., A. F. &
.A. M. meets second Wednesday iu
„   each   mouth.   Sojourning   brethren
V invited.
Meets second and fourth Wednesdays of
each -month at Fraternity Hull. George
Bartlett, president; J. V. Morrison, secretary.
123, G. R, C.—Moots third Wedhosduy. Sojourning companions *"invited. Clias. G. Mills, Z:
Thos. J. Sims, S. E. .   .
;.r MiNERS* UNION, NO. 96, W. F. of. M.-
Meets In Miners' Union HaU, northwest
corner of Baker and Stanley streets, every
Saturday, evening at 8-o'clock. Visiting
members welcome. -M. R. Mowat, "president; -James' Wilks, 'secretary. Union scale
of wages for Nelson, district per shift: Ma-
tUine men $3.60, hammersmen $3.25, muckers, carmen*,' shovelers, and other underground laborers $3.
international% Journeymen Barbers' Union
of America, meets first and third: Mondays
of ■ each month in • Miners'. Union, Hall at
8*30 sharp. Visiting members invited. R.
McMahon, president; J. H."Matheson,- secretary-treasurer;-J.* C. Gardner, recording
Meets at Miners'- Union Hall on fourth
Monday in every month at 7:30 o'clock p.
rn. B. Pape, president; A. W.'McFee, secretary.
tiesday '.evening of each week at 7 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.
W. L. V„ meets at Minors' Union Hall on second and last Tuesdays in every month at 8:30
p.m. sharp. A. B. Sloan, prCBident: J. P. For-
restcll,' secretary H. M. Fortier, financirl socretary.    ...;... 1      ■ ..
Monday evening In the Elliot Block., at S
o'clock. S. D.^Bfoyer. president; .WilUaxn
yitx,gecr«tary.p.Q,J3axtU*       .,..__._.
•H*^-I~M»H«*I~H-W«  >I^H*"*M'»I"H"I"I»H-
.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
^"M»M"I-M"I»M"M«  «H«H"M"M"M"I"M-
The Victoria "Times of Tiies'day contains what it designate- as E. V. Bod-
well's "comprehensive and vigorous
policy." "Wh'en'analayzcd, thc "comprehensive aiid vigorous policy" ot Mr.
Bodwell consists of subsidizing .projected trunk railways with both money
and land; alleviating alledged grievances of mine owners; and, incidentally,
making an appeal to the British foreign" office to'relieve the province from
Chinese and Japanese 'immigration.       "
Mr. Bodwell- has been so long a legal
adviser ;6f railways' seeking charters and
subsidies"that we fear .he   views   the
railway, question from the standpoint of
the' railwaycompanies; we 'fear that ■'he'
is not able 'to view" the* question" froim
the standpoint, that if the people built
the   railways   with...their -moneys   and
lands that they should own them, or at
least own the proportion that was built
with  their money-and  lands.    British
Columbia  hts  already  tried  Mr. : Bod-
well's plan, and what have the people
got for their, large,  gifts in   land   and
money?    They have merely got transportation facilities that they would have
got without parting with  a  dollar of
money of an acre of land.   The province
has hundreds of millions   of   acres   of
land, much   of' it   known   to   contain
wealth in minerals and timber; wealth
that can be gained once the country has
transportation   facilities.    If  Mr.   Bodwell were a statesman, now that he has
entered politics, he would have a.pblicy
whereby some of these 'millions of acres
could be traded "bif for trunk railways,
whicli when built would be owned ' by
the people of the province.   Instead, Mr.
JkMhreU, would gire away the jniliioins
Mr. Eodwell may, if he is successful
jn carrying Victoria in the bye-election,
be recognized as tho'leader bf tfco'v. V.
"&"E. fofces"i'n%tlie'lpgisrature,'afposition
"•ri*ow"herd 'by"rSmith Ciirtis"*'of "Rossland,
'hut'he"wiirhot beVble'Ho^get the siip-
'p'ort of a majority 'of the m'eiAbers'.'' Were
'he to^go to "the country'tbitforrow on his
platform', as'arinoimced ""in- the "-Times, [
he would 'be' snowed   uiider, "for   "tlie,
people, realize ,^that ,a^governm'ent py*
corporations, Tyhether.railway.'tjr mine-j
owning, is'a selfish one, and'not for thei
best interests of the^'province.     ^ :
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There are "250^000-"shares "of cdMmbn|
stock in the Canadian Pacific'Railway;
Company, of the^^ar value, of ?100 ;a
share. This stock'controls the coj-tfparfy,
^ihat' is,'~the' EoTders.*of this "Stock"'elrfct;
the "directors ^who manage the com-,
pany's business. According i to , news- \
paper reports.'iio less than 235,000 shares?
of 'this stock 'have Changed 'owners "ln^
the last few' months.   It is" also a/note-
r I   r •      " r .
worthy-fact,   in  this   connection,-that,
lord  Strathcona   (better , known-as fsir,
Donald'A. J Smith) attended the Weetingi
of lhe'Northern Secufitios Company'in j
New York, a company organizes! to-operate  the ,Great    Northern,   Northern;
Pacific,    "and      the   "Chicago,     *Bur-,
lington "&  'Quiney "railways   on -tlie!
community   of   ownership   plan.    Lord |
Strathcona    is    a    large-   bolder    of,
largest  individual "holder,  and  his  at-;
tendance at that meeting in New York!
taken  in connection   with   thc   recent'
Pacific has set 'people 'to''thinking. "rIf j
the Hill-Morgan crowd 'get 'control of;
the  Canadian Pacific,   where   are   the *
people of Canada at?   Canada built portion of the Canadian Pacific* entire and
aided the building of othez^portions'with
'subsidies'of-moneyand land. Yet scarcely twenty years have elapsed'since'workj
was "first commenced on the road until
it passes Into ,the control of a gigantic
combination of foreign .capitalists. This
danger was pointed'out last -Januaryby
a man hardly known beyond the'llmits
of British Columbia, aiid the question
m as brought 'to the   attention   of   the
people "of Cafiada by "the editor 'of'the
Toronto 'World/who is also -a" meniber
of .parliament.    He asked the .goyernT
ment leaders.: on the. floor of- tlie house;
of commons if it wasnnbfcso'ita'portant
a question as to demand the immediate
attention of the goverriih^ent, and was
answered  that'it^was'not.' -President
Shaughnessy?-of;vthe "'Cangai'an^^"'Pacific,
when "interviewed' dtftHe quesfion, "said
that it"was'possible'for^the^-HilHVtdr-
gan^syndicate "to ''gfet - control "of "his
company.'"but-^tiiat^it was'ridt probablet
A. year:iiasFhardly"';iel&p^ tbe
rumors ,'in circulation .are -true, "wliat
was;predicted*:has/'happened; 'wliat ,^was
said to be possible has become a reality;
r ff'liB'^i''W*m''B *^»A^m'^i'm '^St*''Su'SYlti_^''^^^t_m.'''m. '   \Kd ' m£* !&*'"■?'* S* w^* <fr' ^*'S1'^* SB1' Sl '-^'■S'''S'-5. * S***' f
dynamo," 'th'at \?oiild :be "supplying the
outlying-districts and;streets with:lighi.:
'In""d(3ilag this'they "would not be-paying
a dbllar^for'power'that was bot utili!s-^d,(
"and -for  every 'dollar" expeUde'd "for  a',
gas engine and d-ynamonthey»would-have|
h"ad""s"Oihething Hhat 'cbuld- be"sold tat
a fair flgiire "atany'tinie theywere'-tfot;
needed.,, But go" wrap^-^up, was mayor,"
■Kletcher -andralderrnaxi'Seious' with. tb"e,"
"VVest"KootehaV^l:>o'wer^& Light 3Coin-|
"pa^y 'sclieme, "they, would cbnsfder ho,'
other  propositaori";" ,"and. 'to 'their:dis-;
'credit,   aldermen^Paterson^and   Gillett}
lind'liaWilfon^allowed themselves to.bej
bamboozled and bulldozed by these^tVoJ
worthies, .'it 'is_jiot too latei'to install'
a-rgas engine and~ dynamo, and-sucha?
rplantrcbuld 'bxj'In operation by the-first[
'of tlie"ye'ar. ^Al'dfermen Irving an'd Ma'd-(
den should maTke" every eifort toget, this}
-done,   and ,f aldermen r Paterson, " Gillett, \
"a"tt'd Hainilton-are'surely not'soenam6r-J
ed/with' mayor'Pletcher'and alderman^
"Selous as to be willing'to follow themj
as against their own better judgment.
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It is stated the members of the boeCrdj
of trade at a recent-meeting exchanged)
views on the lighting question, and that'
the^statement was made "that'on^Baker;
"street a year-.ago  where ,neiarljr <aJl-
"-.were using electric .light,.now only a;
"small ,pe*rcentage hadjretained.it, the.
'• balance using gas."   The jWords quotM?
• are not true, and even-if .tfiey,(were they
rwould only prove that Nelson is -in-an^
exceptionally good position,, and^in^ no
way .dependent on lhe West Kootenay.'
Tower &,.'Light Company.    It gas>-has
on-Baker street, it must be because the
"gas is'both good and "cheap.- *As the'gas
company has invested over""$100;0'00"in
Nelsbh, it will surely   not" injure "the
'town for ,-those who own, its shares tp
get'a fair return in-the "way of interest
on'the capital invested. -'Gas is just**as^
necessary to a progressive town'as'is
electricity. It-can be   used   for,-many
purposes, such as heating,1 lighting,-and,
power.   There is not a" city 'of any im-1
portance in Canada that is without a
gas .plant; :yet, there are people in Nelson" Who are'doing* their utmost To hamper the management 'ofthe looal" g&3
works  in  their effort .to^ extend  their
business,  and doing this) loo,, -in the ■
'ihtferest of the West-Kootenay ,Pow6r.i&!
iZfight'-"GpihpSny/ a compariy that'fias'iiot
a dollar inv'eeted InNelsbto.
j4 tiJUiKs
4s CuA/
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P. O.TBOX 627.
Saw h Planing Mills
Telephone 265.
Offlee:   Two Doors West C. P. B. Off.-re
-, .HHveiustieceivod3,0f0t0J foet of log. from Idaho, and we are prepared to cut tho largett bill
orrimhpr of anv dimenslonf or lengths. ^Istltuates given ab any time.   Tho largest stock of 8-\sh,,
doors, and mouldings fn'Kootenay. ^
Royal Brand Gasrftents.
iaglaMe and Yoke Overcoats
Yet;'here in; British'Columbia/'theone
issue 'that'isjtalked of "is 'thfe^imp'oi'tarice
of subyidizlng'^"raiiways.';tliatl'vvhfeii^buiit
will be mere feeders -of the trunkrliifes
owned "by' the^ Hill'Morgan- Nortbefln
Securities Company of Newark, "New"
Jersey. 'Surely British Columbia has
one man -that,.Has ,sufficient brains 't'p
outline:aMpolicy.^hat'would >be more-vin
the"interests of "the 'people; than* ■ -&ny
policy that" emanates from'^he brains'of
corporation lawyers, and ;surely -there
are men of sufficient courage- in the province to carry such a policy but.
If the city council 'of "Nelsbn "had
meant 'business, thfcy^wttuld-today "have
had a gas engine liisilalled, which^-virbfild
be    working   a   inodern     up-to-date
• JJLriTtiiiing ^:Sc|;pei*r; ._,-.tivv 1
ALBANY,   November   22.—The "law ;
passed by the last legislatiire prohibit-'.'
ihg?ticket: scaliping''was'"today3'defclafed .
iinco'nstitut'ibnai byrthe "couft'o'f appeals^
The decision' was■ fendefea in-the-ciaS'e
of-s'Caar-atfce 'iPleischlfiari;L"*lck6t_:brdlcer
of Buffalo, vs. sheriff Samuel Caldwell
of'Brie fconnty.-iThe:'coilrtivOf appeals
aftfrms^the: judgment ;of^^'the^^aw6rcourts;
fiofdi-ng'-th'-it "'the law -"whichl prohibits
any(-p-§rsdn -other ;:than ■ 'an• authorized
agent ;':of -'' a- "trahSpbrtation "v;ctorhii)'any
'from*Celling "its tickets-f:Vic_lates.'the
con"^^^^^.^!'-'''^^^ "of ■citizens' "of *:th^
state.  •■•■■-•' •-'■;.
; ^drder'in 'the'Fifst tSiej^tiie,' ^
- .-DETRpITi "Michigan, 'Noyei^bei; fjtii-Y
A) Special" to the Free Pi*6ss fromrithafta;
Michigan, sa'ys'Elmer Quiriiby,.%'hp' was
charged with his wife of the'mui'der-of
Mrs. Quimby's children on the night
of May 19th." last, was found guilty of
niuVder • In -the-'first' degree- by''l!he -jury
lafet night. Mrs: Quimby's trial is now in
progress.    ,,*.....
Invention"©! a vP5.of-S*_6ir.
•BOULDiElR, Colorado, • NoyemWr • 22.
Dr. William "Duane, "president of physics at the -state university, has just:
been granted a .patent if or, an invention
by whici a large number di teleigriipli
Made in Grey, Green and Dark effects
are the most fashionable Overcoats of the season.
.Other popular styles are the Kitchener, tho Full Box, and Half Box,
in Grey and Oxford Colorings.
This label on thc left hand pocket
•-of Small's'Royal Brand Garments.
The Raglanetie.
P. O. Box 7C
The undersigned has resumed proprietorship of the blaeKsmith business
tormerly carried on 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 payatle to me.
Nelson. B. C, October 15th, 1901.
X      OF    COURSE   TOU    WANT    TI1K     BEST-      Ift
Jf THEN   GO   TO ft
JH    in Tromont Blook.   He ..ill suit you.    m
Mi    Largo stock of imported scii-Oii's goods.    2!
41   **
messages can be ;sent over one wire at
|he same time. In the .physical laboratory "ih the university it is:said that he
has had as many as eighteen circuits
working over the same wire. On any
of the circuits the Morse. instruments
Can -be placed 'and read as* distinctly as
witb^the single 'wire .now in .use. Dr.
Duane's invention is based on the principle of sychronizirig motors.
-Fall of-an.-Elevator.
;S!T. JOSEPH, Missouri, November
22.—By the dropping, of an elevator today, in the retail, dry goods house of
Townsend.& Wyatt, a number of peo-
pel are reported to have been fatally I
Rioting Still Continues.   .
ATHENS, November 22—The turbulent demonstrations growing put of the
proposal to translate tbe gospel into
modern Greek were con .tinned today in
the streets, especially i'ja front of the
chamber of deputies a aid before vthe
university. There ..weren many ugly
rushes. The military are; finding difficulty in cohtroliirig the, rioters. The
meeting of the chamber of deputies this
morning was marked b*y a- series of
violent altercations.
Armour Packing House Destroyed,
HUNTINGDON, "West "Virginia, November 22.—The packing: house and office of Armour & Compa.ny were totally,
destroyed by fire today. Over a score of
box cars at the Chesap<3ake& Ohio railroad depot were badly damaged, by the
flames. The total loss is- ?50,000. The
Armour plaint is located), along the river
in the central portion, of the  city and
for a time the entire .business- dMrict
was threatened. t      .      ^
NOTICE is hereby glvon that tho Office of tho
Mloing Becorder for  the Goat Bivcr Mining
Division will bu transferred from Kuskonook to
Crostou on tho 5th day of November, instant.
Acting Provincial Secretary.
Provincial Secretary's Ofllce,
1st November, 1«0I.J
NOTICE.—Imo mineral claim, situate in tlio
Nolson Mining Division of West Kootonay District.
Whore located: On tho east slope of Wild
Horso Mountain, about ono milo southwest of
tho Elibo.
TAKE NOTICE that I, N. F. Townsend. acting us agent for Kih\aul Baillio, freo minorticor-
tillcato No. BjlilO."), intend, sixty days from Iho
dato hereof, to amily lo tho Mining Recorder for
a Cei tificate of fiii]>rovoineiils. for the ]mi'lJo.so
of obtaining a Crown Giant of the above claim.
And further lako notieo lhatuclion, undor (-ection 37, must bo commonccd bofore tho issuanco
of such Cortillcate of Improvements.
Dated this 20th day of August, A.D. 1901.
NOTICE.—Vermont mineral claim, situato In
tho Nolson Mining Division of West Kootenay
Where located: On-tho west fork of Bover
Crook, threo and one-half miles south of Kootenay Bivor. -...
.TAKE NOTICE that I, N. F. Townsend, acting as agentfor Albert L. Vellcr, B55789; Herman v-
L.Koller; B55788; and Frederick S. Algiers, B42G57,
intond; sixty days from tho date hereof, to apply
to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, tor tho purposo of obtaining a' Crown
Grant of tho abovo, claim. ■
> And further take notice that action, under section 37, must bo commenced beforo the issuance
of such Certificate of Improvements.       -
Dated this 13th day of October, A.D. 1901.-
";.;'■■        NOTIOE OF SALE.
In tho Supreme Court of British Columbia.   Between thoBankof Montreal, plaintiffs, and
the Noonday-Curley Mines, Limited, non-personal liability, defendants.
Pursuant to an ordor of His Honor J. A. Forin,  -
local judge,"in chambers mado in'the abovo
action on the-4th day* of November, A.D. 1901,
there will be offored for salo with the approba-
tion of tho District Registrar at Nelson by
Charles A, Waterman, esq., auctioneer, at tho
Court House, Nelson, B.C.,. on Tuesday, tbo 3rd
day of December, A.D. 1901, at tho hour of 11
o'clock in tbo forenoon tho undivided quarter (i)
part, share or intorest of the defendant Company
m the "Noonday" and "Curley"mineral claims,
boing lots 1333 and 1331 .group one (1), Kootonay
District of British Columbia, situato near tho
Town of Silverton, on Slocan Lake, for tho purposo of satisfying the plaintiffs judgment in this
action for tho sum of ?(jG0.G8 and. costs taxed afc
Tho highest bidder shall bo tho purchaser.
Tho purchaser will be required to make payment
in cash at tho closo of the salo. Tho -purchaser
will also be required to satisfy himself as to tlio
defendant Company's titlo. Furthor particulars
'may bo obtained from tho plaintiffs solicitors or
from tho auctioneer.
Dated November llth, 1901.
Elliot & Lennie, District Bcg_st_ari
Haintiffe Solicitaw. « ih  THE  NELSOK TRIBUNE,  SATURDAY MORNING,   NOVEMBER  23   1901  BANK OP MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up���-81g.O����.��0����2  RTnqip     7,000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ..-Pros dent  Hon. Goorgo A. Drummond ......Vioo-I^psWont  fl. S. Clot'"ion Goneral Manager  NKLSON BRANCH  Oorner Baker and Kootonay Streets.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  Branches In London (England) New York,  Chicago, and all the prinoipal olties ln Canada.  Buy and soil Storting Exchange and Cable  Triinsf ors  Grant Commercial and Travelers* Credits,  available In any part of the world.  Drafts Issued, Collections Mado. Etc  Saving's Bank Branch  CURRENT RATK OP INTKRE8T PAID.  STOLEN TRADE SECRETS.  To many prominent present-day industries strange histories are attached.  Years ago many manufactories in  which nowadays thousands of people are  employed were carried on by one or  two people, who alone possessed, the  trade secret, which enabled them to  monopolize the whole market .for then-  particular industry. Tho mannar in  which some of these secrets leaked out,  in spite of every precaution, is rather  interesting.  A striking instance of this description is afforded in the history of the  world-renowned Dresden porcelain. A  German alchemist named Bottger, in  the service of Augustus II of Saxony,  was the"first to discover the process of  making a white hard porcelain in 1709.  The king immediately saw the value of  the discovery, and caused extraordinary  precautions to be taken in order-to prevent the process of manufacture being  revealed in any way. No one was allowed to enter the manufactory, which  was established at Meissen, near Dresden, except the workmen, upon whom  oaths of secrecy wore imposed. They  were also kept under strictest supervision, being watched day and night by  the king's emissaries.  In spite of all these precautions, how-,  ever, the secret was betrayed by a workman named Stofzel, who fled lo Vienna,  where he was instrumental in founding  - the Imperial porcelain factory, which  is in existence there at the present time.  Since then many other factories have  been established, at some of the principal  towns  on  tho  continent,   most  of  * which are under national protection.  Few people are probably aware that  the manufacture of nitric acid was at  one time a secret known to but one  chemist, whose shop was situated near  Fleet street, London. Thc process was  much that he did not need the assistance of any workmen, and consequently  it seemed as though he would be able  to enjoy the monopoly of manufacture  all his life, without any fear of the secret leaking out. The chemist was always  most careiul to keep the doors of his  laboratory locked and me windows barred. But he forgot the chimney, and  this pro\ed his undoing. One day, after  he had left his laboratory, a sciontifi-  cally inclined chimney-sweep slipped  down tbe chimney, obtained all the information he required, and thus deprived the chemist of his secret.  There is very little that is secret nowadays connected with the manufacture  of cast-steel.    Thc credit of its discov-  ��� ery, however, belonged to a man named  Huntsman, who carried on the business  of a watchmaker at Attercliffe, near  Sheffield, in 17'iO. Being much dissatisfied with the iron watch-springs which  were made in his day, he set about trying to improve the metal, and amongst  other experiments melted a piece of  iron and cast, into an ingot.  This, of course, was the secret of cast-  steel, and  Huntsman was not slow in  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  WITH WHICH IS .iMAMJAMATBD  THE  BANK OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up Capital,       -     ���     -     fg-OOO.OOO  Reserve Fund,      ....  92,000,000  ACCREGATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Hon. Qeo. A. Cox,  President.  B. E. Walker,  General Manager  London Offloe, 60 Lombard Street. E. O.  New Yor__  Office, 16   Exchange   Place.  aud 6d Branches in Canada and the  United States.  lecognizing the merits and advantages"  of his new discovery. In 1770 he established a large manufactory at Attercliffe, employing those workmen whose  honesty and integrity he could rely  upon. By some means or other, however, a stranger found his way into the  works and witnessed the whole process, and in this manner the secret of  the manufacture of cast-steel was revealed to the world.  It was hot until 1670 that tin-plate  was first made in England. Many attempts were made before then to discover tlie correct method of tinning  plate-iron, but without success. At last  an English workman went over to Bohemia, and after some trouble entered a  tin-plate manufactory there. Ho stayed  long enough to learn the whole secret  of the process, after which* ho came  "back to his country and imparted his  knowledge to his. fellow-countrymen.  ODD HOTELP.  Possibly a' stranger freak was never  dreamed of by an architect than tlie  hotel built iu the shape of an elephant  at Coney Island, near New York. At a  distance the illusion was perfect. The  building which aecbmodated*2000 people,  looked exactly.like a colossal statue of  an elephant, even to the trunk and tail.  This curiosity in buildings was burnt  down a few years ago, but there is another elephant hotel in existence at  Atlantic City, Philadelphia's watering-  place. It is not. quite so large as the  Coney Island building was, but it is  quite as popular.   .  Following on the. same idea, the centennial committee of Ohio is constructing a gigantic building n the form of a  fish, which is to serve as exhibition, restaurant, "ania hotel in one.' It will lie  on a slab built in a lako a little way  from tbe shore.  The great attraction of Baldwin,  Georgia, is.a gigantic barrel of capacity  of 40,000 gallons, which has been  mounted on a platform and fitted with  a neat porch. It is to be used as an  inn, though its size���22 ft. by 16.ft���  does not admit of very extensive accommodation,  Floating hotels are becoming popular  in places where building sites on land  are scarce or expensive. Messrs. Viekers, Son, and Maxim recently purchased  tbe famous old Atlantic liner, the  Alaska, and fitted her up as an hotel for  some four hundred of their *Brarlanen  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed on doposits.. Present rate  threo por cent.  GRANGE V. HOLT,  Manager Nelson Branch.  at Barrow. She lies iu the docks, and  the cabins which once were occupied by  princes and millionaires are now inhabited by sturdy and clever British  workmen.  Another of these ship hostelries is  the pet project of the great coffee'mil-  lionare, Mr. John Arbuckle. He bought  a big sea-going ship, the Jacob A.  Stamler, and is fitting her up as a most  lururious hotel, with seventy-five rooms.  But, unlike the Alaska, the Stamler is  not to be dismantled as a ship. She will  lie in dock only during the day. Every'  evening in summer she 'will steam out  to sea, so that her' guests may. enjoy, the,  benefit of a night spent in the cool,' fresn  sea air.  Thc average charge for a bunk aboard  her is only Rs a night. It may be mentioned that she will be conducted on  principles pf the most strict teetotalism,  but her cooking,will be by'a'first-class  chef; she will have a splendid electric  lighting plant, and a first-rate orchestra  will be aboard.  Speekiug of teetotal hotels," there is  one in England which'is in its way a  curiosity. It is to be found near Bury  St. Edmunds. Every year for ten years  past its license has been duly renewed  by the authorities, yet during all 'that  time not a drop of liquor has ever been  sold in it.  There is probably only one hotel in  the world, which .has a princo as innkeeper. There is a little health resort  near Munich which was once a Benedictine hospital. It belongs to the duke  Theodore of Bavaria. When he came  into possession of it he found ha could'  not afford to keep the hospital \open free.  So he opened it as an- hotel, with his  brother, pi ince Ludwig, in charge. For  the three summer months it is filled with  paying guests But all these leave at  the end of August, and the kindly duke  devotes the profits to keeping open  house during ��� the rest of the year -for  poor teachers, clergymen, and others,  whom he invites as his guests.  A New York innkeeper happened to  take refuge one day from a shower in  a smithy, and saw the blacksmith toast-^  ing some meat over the forge fire,   The  idea occurred to him that there was a,  chance for a novelty in hotels.   He has'  since fitted up a chop-house resembling  in every particular a smithy.   Grills are  worked over forge fires blown by automatic bellows.   Liquors are drawn from  imitation anvils, and the plates resemble  pieces  cut from a blacksmith's  apron.  Tho place is said to be simply coining  money.  Mushrooms and Toadstools  How to distinguish mushrooms from  toadstools is a secret tnat, if it could  be succinctly written out once for all,  would be almost priceless.  Unfortunately, no invariable rule has  been discovered." The one sure test of  the edibility of a fungus is to eat it.  It is, however, a fact generally believed by fungologists that the edible  opecies, tar from being the exception,  tis���llormerly���regarded���are���the���rule;-  t,nat a great majority of our wild fungi  j.ie at least harmless, if not positively  wholesome and nutritious. The popular  tests, like most superstitions, are worse  ihan useless for they are often treacherous and deceptive. "If the skin peels  oil easily it is a mushroom; if it will  not peel, a toadstool"���therefore deadly. Is that so? Let ussee. A majority of  die most delicious and healthful species  will not peel at all under any amouat  of coaxing. The deadly amanita peels  with cheerful .accommodation,'..and',also  offers an inviting odor and pleasant  tasto when raw, thereby controverting  another popular belief that taste and  smell may be a safe guide. As to "boiling with a silver spoon," this* superstition is more often responsible than any  other for the coroner's verdict, "Died  from eating toadstools in mistake for  mushrooms."  The common mushroom is a very safe  and desirable specimen to eat when  identified, but there are one or two  others which resemble him rather closely and which are by no means so friendly to the amateur. The campestris always grow thickly over cultivated  meadow land and grassy fields, .espec-'  iaily those where animals have been,  at pasture. They are never found in  woods, banks, roadsides or tree trunks.  They usually grow singly, but occasionally are found in clusters. A very safe  specie for the amateur to experiment  with is the corprinus micaceus, whicli  grows everywhere all summer long. It  is among the commonest of the edible  species'. It generally thrives on decaying wood. An old stump is one of its  favorite homes. Around the stump will  spring up dozens of this little plant,  growing in clusters like half-opened  Japanese parasols tied together at the  handles.  Along the sidewalks of city streets,  or in back yards where a tree has been  cut down, they spring up in quantities.  Even in pasture fields some of the corprinus family will be found. Nor is this  mushroom easily mistaken for an enemy. It has a white, fragile hollow stem  two or three inches long. The cap is a  pale whitish buff, or tawny color, with  darker color on top. It is bell-shaped  when young, opening wider when old.  The shining particles on top that glisten in the sun give it the name of  "micaceus," or "glistening mushroom."  Tlie gills or little rite underneath are  IMPERIAL BANK  oie1   c^&jstjlid^.  Capital (paid up)  Rest  S2.600.000  S 1,860,000  HEAD  OFFICK. TORONTO, ONTARIO.  Branches in Northwest Territories, Provinces of  British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec.  H. S. HOWLAND..  D. R. WILKIE   B. HAY    Presidont.  .General Manager.   Inspector.  ry-zm,  -*���-- -j-"*������&  - ^'|  i fi  ,       -  9 _y\  m  to  to  to  NELSON   BRANCH,  BURNS BLOCK.  A general banking business transacted.  Savings Department,���Deposits received and  interest allowed.  Drafts bold, available in all parts of Canada,  United States and Kurope.  Special attention given to collections.      ',  J. -M. LAY, Manager.  the distinguishing features. They are  almost black with dark spots,, except  when the, plant is young. To be sure,  that" one has the right thing it would  be well to look at a number of them  growing around the same stump. If  the older ones are expanding their urn-,  brellas and have black ribs which leave  a smutty mark on the fingers and the  smaller ones are but half opened with  pinkish, purplish gills, it is the genuine, glistening corprinus and you may  load, up ycur basket and go home and-  enjoy your-meal.  How Bob Evan's Met the -Prince.  At a reception given' on board one of  the German battle-ships on the Sunday  after our arrival at Kiel I#had an interesting experience. When I went over  the side I found a large company, most  of them dancing. 'As I was not a dancing man I stood on one side to be out  of the way and entered into conversation with a young, clean-cut-looking  Berman captain who spoke English'perfectly. It was soon evident to me that,  he was brilliant in his profession, and  we engaged in a rather sharp professional talk.% I did not agree with the  "captain, whose name I had not caught,  and did not hesitate to speak my mind���  nor did hex. After a time he said he  would be glad to present me to his wife,  and he did, and I found her a very  charming and - attractive woman. Of  course I had not caught her name either,  and after talking with her half an houri  I noticed a good many people seemed to'  be'waiting to speak to her, so I took  myself off to the smoking apartment'  to enjoy a cigar.. When. I entered.admiral Knorr greeted' me and said:  "Evans, the prince says you are a good  fellow, and he wants the emperor to  know you." I replied, "My dear admiral,!  I haven't seen the prince and don't know  him." "Well," he said, "you ought to  .know him, you ba\e been talking shop  with him for half an hour,-and"! don't  know what, you have been saying to  the princess during your -conversation  with her." I had been talking with two  of the most delightful people I ever met,  prince Henry and thc princess Irene,  without in the least knowing who they  were, and I certainly told them both  exactly what I thought about the different things we discussed.���B.. B.  Evans.         *-"  New York City,  "James W. Alexander's favorable comparison of New York to Paris as an art  center calls attention to the many resemblances between New-York-and Paris  and the sharp contrast between New  York and London.   In London life runs  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  MOEE LIGHT ON AN IMPOETANT SUBJECT.  DID YOU KNOW  Mail order receive our prompt  and careful attention.  THAT our goods from the manufacturers are  here and it is worth your while to inspect  them ? i guarantee all goods bought here for  quality, and prices as reasonable as in the  East. Send in your orders. We sell wholesale  , or retail, and want your money, for which you:  will get the latest up-to-date goods.  JACOB DOVER, The Jeweler  C. P. R. Time Inspector  NELSON, B. C.  Our Jewelryj.Watchmaking ahd';  Engraving   departments  have  no  equal   in B.C.   Air work  guaranteed.  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  m  - M  1  5- ���  -  , -2  ���    i'  '^"Qi* ^>-'���^^'^���'^^'Sl^'^S^"^m^^^���"^m, ^    ^      ^^   ^    ^ ^    ^ ^     ft    ^   ^ ' ^       ' ^     '   ^      ^ ^      '   ^      ^ ^   '     ^    ^     ^       ^ ^ ^   ^    ^ ^      ^   ^     '   ^      ^     ^      ^       ^      ^     ^ ^  IF BROWN SOLD IT ITS GOOD  We Wish to State  To repeat, to reiterate, call  your attention to, ar.d convince you that we are giving the best value in.  watches of any house in  Kootenay end also that we  do repairing as cheaply, as  prompt' y, and as satisfactory as any other fi- m.  BROWN BROS  Opticians  and Jewelers.  ��9  BAKER STREET  NKLSON  IF BROWN SAID SO IT'S RIGHT  Porto Rico Lumber Co.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF  HENDRYX AND VJB1RNON BTRKBTS  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pine Lumber Always in  Stod-y.  We carry a complete stock of  Ocast Flooring, Ceiling, Inaide Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention,  Porto Rico Lumber Go. Ltd.  in rather a sluggish stream, and gayetyy  if it exists, is sobered by a slavish respect for, all sorts of conventions. The  tastes of,New Yorkers, on the contrary,;  are in every way lively and gay, like'  the'tastes ofxthe cities of Continental-  Europe, "especially Paris. Month by  month New York becomes more obviously a city of pleasure, without losing  its character as a bee-hive of serious  labor. In its restaurants, in its cafes,'  in its theaters and music halls, in its  private entertainments, there is in'creas-  ing-freedom, increasing color and dash  and' audacity. * London will probably retain its reputation oi' being the modern  Babylon. But Paris may scon h'ave to  yield Its name of the modern Athens  to New York. Ten years ago such a  statement-would have seemed a fantastic exaggeration. But just as New  York' has been ' magically transformed  in physical appearance in that time, so  it has been transformed in its dominant  mental charactpristics." This unprecedented assembling .and assimilation  of all races, peoples and tongues is go-  ing.,rapidly to produce a result that will  'amaze the, world.���New York World.  y-0j***********************��-  Ih. h. playford & co.!  MADDEN   BLOCK  NELSON.  jjj TOBACCO   AND   CIGAR J  .ty ty  * MERCHANTS. *  ft f  it   m  ft 'ty  g P. O. Box 637. [Telephone 117. $  ********************* ******  NEWLING & CO.  AUCTIONEERS, VALUERS, ETC.  Kootenay Street, next door to Oddfellows' Hall-  P. 0. Box 633 NELSON, B.C.  4UEEN3JUOEL  BAKER   STREET,   NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.  Large comfortable bedrooms and flrst-  class dining room. Sample rooms for commercial men.  RATES S2 PER DAY  IV|rs. E. C. ClarKe, Prop.  Lata of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  Imperial hjotel, Nelsorj  (Formerly known as tlio Silvor King)  This hotol, in tho eontral part of tlio city, has  been entirely renovated and improved.  The commodious bar is supplied with all tho  best brands of liquors, wines and cigars and is  under tho porsonal management of Mr. J. 0.  Naismith.  Tho dining room and restaurant aro conducted  on the European plan, and these and tho hotel  accommodation aro undor- the- management of  Mrs. Gorman, whose largo experience is a guarantee of the comforts of the hotol.  H  nuoo Baker "and "Ward  0US6 Streets,  Nelson.  The only hotel ln Nelson that; has remained under one management since 1890.  The bed-roomc. are well furnished and  lighted by electr_oa>.   '  ���  The bar Is always etoc__ea Dy the best  domestic and imported liquors and clears.  THOMAS MADDEN. Proprietor.  HOTEL   ROSSLAND.  Third door from Grand Central Hotel  on Vernon street. 'Best dollar a day  house in town; House and furniture new  and first class In every respect. Lighted  by gas. Room and board ?5 to ?6 per  week. No Chinese.employed here.  J. V. O'LAUGHLIN, Proprietor.  SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  J. H. MoMANUS, Ma_*vi*er.  Bar.stocked with best brands of wines,  liquors, and olgars. Beer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms, Unit clus tabtt board.  rag  oozMiJE^isrsr  OFFICE: BAKER STREET WEST, NELSO)., B. C.  TELEPHONE flO, 219.   P. 0. BOX 688:  MARBLE, BUILDING STONE,  1BRICK AND U��|E  ���     ���     ���    a    ���  The Mansfield Manufacturing Company  have the above mentioned building materials  for sale at, reasonable prices. Special quota-'  .tions to builders*, arid contractors for large  orders. '  ORDERS BY MAIL ATTENDED TO PROMPTLY  Hffltg  ooMje-ALOsrir  OFFICER BA^ER^STREET WEST, ffEISOfl, E.G. TELEPHONE NO. 210.   P. 0. BOX 688.  TREMONT HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAKKR STREET, NELSON  AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN  PLANS  MEALS 25 GENTS  r  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated oy Steam 25 Cents to $1  P. Burns & Co.  Head Office at  NELSON, B. 0.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  Markets at   Nelson,  Rossland, ,.Trail,   Kaslo, Ymir,  Sandon,  Silverton, Nev  Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson 0 rand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade Olty, Mid  ���way, and Vancouver.,  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Go.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WHOLESALE AND RETAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  K. W. 0 BLOOK  WARD STBEET  Front; Doors    .  Inside Doors  "Screen Doors  .  Windows    ,  Inside ^Finish  loeal and ooaeb.  -Flooring  local and coast. > ��� ���  Newel ^Eosts  Stair Bail  Mouldings  Shingles  Rough-and  Dressed/Lumber  Of all kinds,  DT WHAT TOU WANT IB HOT DI ROOK     ���  'W�� WILL MAKH Tt VOB.TOU  CALL AND GET PRICES,  BDEBS.BY MAIL:RECEIVE PROMPT ATJENTIO  j. A. Sayward   HAIL AND LABCIC BTHBSTB. lTEUtblT     "'  WEST TRANSFERS  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work. ���    ,  Agents for Hard and. Soft Coal. -Imperial .Oil  Company.  Washington Brick, Lime Sc Mann.'  faoturinK Company. . General commercial agenta  and brokers.  ��� All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery  trlephonk 147.   Office 184 B&^Qr St.  CORPORATION OF Ti|E CITYOF NELSON  Notice to Municipal Voters.  ''  i'l I  l'''v-\  "c, '���  :��� I  t  ,��� ./I  _ *��������-�����". I  ���-/ft  -' "A" I  '\��*t  *zm  i'fll  /���'-TH  r'-yi]  ���awl  -^*>5l|  ZrM  ;-4l  ���>*  '���Al  NOTICE Is heroby given that under the provisions of tho "Municipal Elections Act" tho foi- *���  lowing aro entitled to voto for mayor and aldermen at the City Municipal Election, viz: I  Any mule or female, being a British subject bi  tho full age of twenty-one years," who has paid  on or before tho first day of November all municipal rates, taxes, assessments, and licence fees  payable by him or hor, and  " Who is the assessed owner of lands, or'ot  " improvements, or tlie assessed occupier ol lands  " within tlie municipality, or  " Who is arcsident of and carries on business '  ' and is tho holder of a trades licence in tho  " municipality, or  "Who is a housoholdcr within the municl-  " pality."  Ilouseholders aro required on or beforo tha  flrst day of Deccnibcrto cnter^with the^ undersigned thoir names, as a voter, andHelivor at tho"  samo' timo a statutory declaration in tho form  provided by tho statute.  J. K. STRACHAN, City Clork.  Nelson, B.C., October 18th, 1901.  NOTIOE TO DELINQUENT 00-OWNEB.  '��� *\2sl  �� *_.vvl  -   ;J^1  ' 'iZiZitf  ' ->---a'\_  ���-*-.-;*>  i   .��vw L  VJ>tv,'**l  "S31  JwSI  r.   ���?;rrl  "mH I  -V/.ft  - '^1  _-m  To John J. McAndrews or to any person  or persona to whom he may have transferred his Interest in the Black Diamond  mineral claim, situate on the north side  of  Bear  creek,  about  three  miles  from  the town of Ymir, lying south of and adjoining the Bvennlg Star mineral claim.  Nelson mining division of West Kootonay  district,  and  recorded  ln  the  recorder's)  office for the Nelson mining division.  You and each of you are hereby notified  that   I   have  expended  two  hundred  and  twelve    dollars    and     twenty-five,   cents  ($212.26)   ln  labor and  Improvements. upon  the above mentioned mineral claim ln order  to hold said mineral claim under the provisions of the Mineral Act, and if within  ninety days from the date of this notieo  you fall or refuse to contribute your portion of all such expenditures together with  all costs of advertising, your Interests ln  tho said claims will become the property  of the subscriber under section 4 ot an act  entitled,   "An Act to Amend the Mineral  Act, 1900/ JOHN DEAN.  Dated at Nelson this llth day of Septem->  ber. MM.  r|  PROVINCIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICR.  His Honor tho Lieutenant-Governor in Council  has been pleased to make tho following appointment:  Uth November. 1001.  Thomas Alfred Mills, of tho City of Nolson,  Esquire, to bo-  Deputy District. Registrar of the Nelson Registry of thc Supreme Court, and  Deputy Registrar of the County Court of Kootenay, holden at Nelson.  Such appointmonts.to take effect on tho 1st day  of December, 1901.  ASSIGNEE'S SALE.  Tenders aro invited for the purchase of tho  stock in trade of Theo. Madson, of Nelson, B. C.,*  consisting of clothing, boots and shoes, men's  furnishings, and chattels, and a tent and awning  factory, with canvas, tent hardwaro and sewing  machines, otc.  Tondcrs may bo for tho wholo of the stock In  trado or for any part thereof. Tenders may bo  for cash or on terms. Tenders to bo in writing  and addressed to tbo undersigned on or boforo  Monday, tho 25th day of Novombor, 1901, at 12  o'clock noon.  Dated at Nelson, B.C., his loth day of Novoml  bor, 1901. PERCY CRIDDLE,  Assigneo estate Theo. Madson,  Macdonald & Johnson,  Solicitors for Assigneo.  OLD PAPERS K%KF  TRIBUNE BINDERY DEPARTMENT  Vancouver Loc al Hew  "7^1 >'  t  I  U1  \m  T  Z  W  I  I  iiil  PR  mm:  it��  mm  fc'fc��*tf &*">> 'ft* *a��i>Mi^oiii^^  ���j����M-��  THE NELSON TRIBUNE, SATURDAY   MORNING, NOVEMBER 23, 1901  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  ���b.  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  tb  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  Mi  ib  Mi  Mi  ib  ib  ib  ib  ib  $***. *���*.*- *** **���*.*** ***.$���*.*  PERUNA  Reduced to one dollar per bottle.  Six bottles for $5.00.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  i^'************-************'***-******'******-***-******'***^i  rrfTftiffiftfrftaiiMfrn  RAILWAY TIME TABLE  CANADIAN PACIFIC SYSTEM  LEAVE  5 a. in.  Daily.  CROW'S NKST RAILWAY  Kuskonook, Creston, Moyie,  .Cranbrook, Marysville, l'orl  Steele, Klko, Fornic. Michel.  Mail-more, Frank, lUaelcod,  Lothbridgo, Winnipeg, and  all Kastcrn points.  LKAVIC  6:40 p. iu,  Daily  S:i0 p. m.  Daily  8 a. in.  8 a. m.  ARRIVE  4 p. m.  Daily.  COLUMBIA & KOOTKNAY  RAILWAY  Robson, Nakusji, Arrowhead,  Revelstoke, and all points oast'1  ami wost on C.P.li. main line.  Robson, Trail and Rossland,  Robson, Cancado,~Gmnd  Forks, Phoenix, Greenwood  and Midway.  ���  (Dally except Sunday)   -  Robson, Trail and Rossland.  (Daily except Sunday)  AKRIVE  Dally  10:10 p.m.  Daily  10:10 p.m.  11:33 a.m.  Fop the Boys  , 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.  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 C;  Baker Street  J. A. GILKER  leave    SLOCAN RIVER RAILWY  10 a. m.   Slocan City, Silvorton, Now  Donvor. Threo Forks, Sandon   (Daily except Sunday)  mavis  p. m.  i p. m.  KOOTENAY  LAKE  STEAMBOATS  Biilfour.PilotUay, Ainsworth  Kaslo and all Way Landings.  (Daily excopt Sunday)  Lardo nnd all points on thc  Lardo & Trout Lake Branch.  (Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Saturdays.)_           ARRIVE  3:10 p. m.  ARRIVE  11 a. in.  11 a. m  GREAT NORTHERN SYSTEM.  J4^'WS*'^-^*K-^-'S-^'^'^-mi:--V-^*^-V-<S-��*^**K'C'^**^'^.^.^'^^  * PUT US DOWN  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  In your note book as having the best bargains in  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  LEAVE  Depot  9:10 a.m  Mount'in  10:30 a.m  Daily.  LEAVE  Kaslo  7 a.m.  Nelson  6:00 p.m.  ���liDaily  NELSON &  FORT  SHEP  PARD RAILWAY  Ymir, Salmo, Erie, Waneta,  Northport, Rossland, Colville  and Spokane.  KOOTENAY LAKE  STEAMBOATS  Balfour, Pilot Buy, Ainsworth  Kaslo and all Way Landings.  ARRIVE  Depot.  6:45 p.m.  Mount'in  5:59 p.m.  Daily  ARRIVE  Kaslo  9:?0 p. ni.  Nelson  10:30 a.m.  Daily  and you'll make no mistake. The bargains we are now  showing are the best we ever^offered. . New and handsome Furniture in the latest styles. Early buyers have  the largest choice.  J. C. BUNYAN & CO.  BAKER STREET, NELSON.  "���i ��� - ��� ���/���  ^ddddddsdas^A^MAdA^A^A*^  to  to  W  to  to  to  to  to  to  "GOOD CHEER" STOVES AND RANGES  We are "in the market again this season with this line of  Stoves.' After handling them for a number of years we are  convincEd that they are the only Stoves that give  ABSOLUTE SATISFACTION.  Call and see our large and complete line.  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO.  Imnorters and Dealers ln Shelf and Heavy Hardware.  E. FERGUSON & CO.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  A COMPLETE LlflE OF C^NADI^N ^ND IMPORTED LIQUORS.  Bainer Seattle) Beer ia pints and quarts.     Dogs Head Ale and Stoat ia  pints and quarts.   Kola Wine, the best Temperance drink.  Oar Special Canadian Eye in 5s and 6s,  Dawson's Perfection Scotch Whiskey.       Granada pare Havana Oigars.  Union Oigars, a fall range in prices.   Oards and Foker Ohips.  Agents Brunswick-Balke Gollender Billiard  Tables and Supplies.  CITY AND DISTRICT.  Tomorrow at Emmanuel church Rev.  William Munroe will preach on "Neigh-  borliness," and in the evening on "Progress."  Charles E. Smithermgale, editor of  the Slocan Drill,' arrived in the city  yesterday. He is on the lookout for a  baby carriage built for two.  Mayor York of Slocan arrived in  Nelson^yesterday. It is understood that  his visit has something to do with a  reported deal for the transfer of -the  well known Two Friends property.  There was but one location recorded  at the Nelson record office yesterday.  The Empress, situate.half a mile east  of Salmo, which was recoided by'Mrs.  William -Grutchfield and Napoleon  Gagnon.  Ike Naile, one, of the original owners  of the Poorman mine, spent the past  season in.Gape Noine. It was his flrst  season and he did not do very well,  but he is satisfied with "the country, and  will return in the spring.  The subject for discussion at the  meeting o��- the Socialistic Educational  Club tomorrow afternoon, .in the Miners' Union hall, will be "Some Objections to Socialism," and will be introduced by ��� G. L. Lennox. The meeting  will commence at half past three and  is open.to all.       ��� .   ,  .It is reported that a deal is on for the  Ottawa group, situate four miles up  Springer creek.. The property is at present under lease and bond to Jap King,  Thomas Mulvey and Fred Johnston,  ���who are credited with having a dicker  on for the sale of their interest to Spokane people. The Ottawa is a rich dry  ore proposition. '  AT THE HOTELS.  HUME ���Mrs. Hodson and child;  Charles Biesel, Moyie; A. F. Northcote,  Toronto;  Thomas Carrie, Fernie.  QUEENS���E. Smitheringale. Slocan;  A. York, Slocan; Mrs. W. D. Mackay,  Kaslo; H. T. MeLeod, .Prince Edward  Island.  PHAIR���T. R. Ella, Vancouver; E. M.  Kinnear and James Thorburn, Rossland; J. L. Kerr, Toronto; Frank P.  Hogan, Spokune; H. G. Middleton, Winnipeg; C. H. Miller, Nelson, N. Lehncr,  St. Paul.  GRAND CENTRAL���It. B. Wood,  Ymir; J. W. Hustin, Hall; W. 0. Steele,  Ymir; R. I. Grimmot, Ymir; H. Bracher,  Kaslo; Frank St. Clair, Walla Walla;  David McDonald, H. H. Stephens and  P. Crick, Robson.  BUSINESS MENTION.  Hotel for sale or to rent���The Prospectors' Exchange/Thomson's Landing, B. C. Apply by mail for terms.  The finest of everything in the line of  fruits and candies are for sale at the  Palm, in the K. W. C. block, Ward  street.      c  John Love,' who represents the Consolidated Stationery .Company of Winnipeg, expects .to reach Nelson on  Thursday next, with his full line of  fancy and staple goods. He will make  his headquarters at the Hotel Hume  while in West Kootenay district.  i-iw* irti iiiti iiminiji'-ij-iraj ... ���-. i , t.- M.,^-���,.n\-  ���-_--.,!,-, ,aT1-^  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, Marl in, 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,   Hand   Shaft  Pumps,  Pipe and  Fittings Steam   Packing,   Leather and  Rubber Belting, Hose, Etc.   Agents for Giant Powder Co., Truax Ore Cars, Canton Steel.  A VISIT TO THE TAMARACK  The second anniversary of the Nelson  XJarpenters^TJnion-will-be^celebrated^on"  Wednesday evening witlt a social in the  Miners' Union hall. A feature of the  social will be a raffle for tbo handsome  bedroom suite which was won by the  union for its turnout in the trades procession on July 1st. All members of  the union are expected to take in both  the social and the raflle.  RQSSLrATsO   BIVailVBKRirsfQ   WORKg  OUNLIFPB & MeMIIJLAN  Founders,  Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORB OARS; skips, cages, oro bin doors, chutes and general wrought iron work.    Our ore cars are  the best on tho market.   Write us for references and full particulars.  SECOND HAND MACHINERY FOR SALE.- One Moot Pelton waterwheel, width 600 feet, "8 to 1 ff  spinal riveted pipe.   One 10x5x13 outside packed plunger sinking pump.    Rook drills, stoping  bars, &c, &c.  AGENTS NORTHBY PUMPS. STOCK  CARRIED.  P.  O.  Box 198.  THIRD  AVENUE,   ROSSLAND.  HOM TEA  J. A. MM & CO.  The best in the market, in 1-2  pound and 1 pound packages.  Telephone 161.  50c a Pound  George Bell, accountant of the local  branch of the Imperial bank, has been  transferred to Winnipeg and will leave  this evening for bis new post. As Wn-  nipeg is ono of the most. important  branches of the bank Mr. Bell's transfer  is in the way of a'promotion and the  news of which will be received with a  great deal of satisfaction by the many  friends he has made since his coming,  to this city.  It. B. Wood of Ymir, who was connected with the Ymir mine during the  early stages of its development, is in  Nelson. Mr. Wood has traveled over almost every mining section of British  Columbia and has made up his mind  that there are none of them which compare better than the Ymir district for  the investment of capital. This district  has received much more attec.tion during the past season and the indications  are that several of the properties at  present idle 'or indifferently worked  will be giving employment to a considerable number of men next season.  With a View to Purchase.  N. Lehnen of St." Paul arrived in Nelson yesterday from the. Slocan City mining   division/  where   he   was   looking  over the Tamarack1 mining property on  Springer creek, about a mile above the  Ottawa group. This property is at present under bond to a Spokane company  and Mr. Lehnen made nis inspection of  it with a .view of acquiring an interest  with  the holders of the bond  which,  considering  the  showing  on  the  property,- is* a ,very advantageous one for  them. Three tunnels i have been driven  in on the Tamarack- ledge, the lowest  of which .gives a depth of something  like 300 feet. These show the ledge :.o  be "from two to  three feet wide with  from 12 to 16 inches of high grade silver ore, a class  of ore at present in  very great demand by the local smelters.- Mr.  Lehrien  has  not yet  decided  whether be will  become interested in  the property, but as a result of his inspection ' he';says he will at least recommend 'to: the holders of the bond that  they'complete1'-their purchase of it by  the first' of-"the next month .and save  the discount'which' the owners are willing to allow in consideration of more  prompt paym'ent," :-and that a tramway  or' wagon road be 'built. Another thing  which he will recommend, and which he  will be prepared to carry out if he becomes   interested   in   the  property,   is  the increasing of the force of men employed  on  development.  The  work  of  opening up  the property is not going  ahead fast enough to s.uit *him. In his  opinion the Tamarack is not a big mine,  but it is a rich one. The last shipment  from the, property went 172 ounces sir's er arid 36 per cent lead.  ��� This is Mr.  Lehen's second visit to  Nelson, _ but   something    like    twelve  years   have   intervened  between  them,  and what was then a partially cleared  townsite is now the fourth city in the  province. When Mr. Lehnen first visited  Nelson he came in for. the puropse of  purchasing  tlie  Silver  King  group   of  mines,   which,  though- slightly   developed, had ac that time. attracted considerable attention on the outside by  reason of the unusual richness of the  ore. When Mr. Lehnen viaited.the pro-  Air-circulation*  Every ���pore of tlie skin is a nerve  feeder���an ejecter of waste an inhaler  of oxygen.  Patent leather, Chrome, and most  other leathers stifle feet because they  are air-proof..  Stagnant air is not ventilation.  Circulation of   air is necessary  to  renew oxygen, to evaporate moisture,  and to keep the feet hardy and healthy.  The  Resilia  Centresole. acts as an  ��� ;��� ^  effective air pump, bringing in a current  of fresh atmosphere, at every step."  Goodyear welted���$5.50 grade.  ff  ^ The Slater Shoe  ROYAL SHOE STORE, Aberdeen Blk.    L GODBOLT (Successor to Lillie Bros.)  GROCERS AND PROVISION DEALERS. Houston Block. Baker Street  .    THB BINDERY DEPARTMENT OF  THE TBJBIM ASSOCIATION, LIMITED;  jBOBJBB "B&JBOK* VBUBOB,  BOOK BINDING  SPECIAL tyJLED BLANK BOOKS  SPECIAL S0LE9 F3RMS  Interest in the approaching municipal election in Slocau is running high  and the list of voters has been swelled  to 250, which is a pretty good showiag  for a town the size of Slocan. One interesting case will come before the  court of revision, which has been called  for the 29th instant. Some 34 residents  ore anxious to exercise the franchise.  They gtot together and purchased a  couple of town lots at ?50 each, and  tbe entire 34 are seeking to have their  names placed on th'. voters' list as  joint owners of the two lots. If they  have their purchase registered it is  doubtful to see how they can fail, but  their applicatiou for registration is being opposed.  perty-it was one of the finest looking  prospects he had seen and he at on^e  set to work to fix UP a deal for their  purchase. Old "Bill" Hall was at the  time the head of the Hall partnership  owning the mine, and little difficulty  was experienced by Mr. Lehnen in coming to terms with him. The-deal called  for the payment of $70,000, which, in  those days, considering the inaccessibility of the>country,-\vas a large figuro  to pay for a property. The Halls had no  money and had gone in debt to people  all over the coup try, to some of whom  Interests had been promised, and several of those who had interests refused  to soil upon the terms agreed to between Lehnen and Bill HaU. They considered that thoy had a million dollar  property and when an intending purchaser showed a disposition to approach the figure they set upon the property they raised. it at once. After a  great deal of dickering Lehnen gave it  up as a bad job and returned without  making the deal. In these negotiations  the present governor Bliss of the state  of Michigan was interested with Lehnen. Several other Americans endeavored to.get hold of the property, but  they met with no better success and It  was not until the negotiations with the  London investors were opened up that  the different interests in the property  were harmonized and tbe deal put  through.  Mr. Lehnen bas been in Kootenay  several time since he opened the negotiations with the Halls, but the present is the first visit he has paid to  Nelson since that time.  end  audience  would.  They are  easier  taken  in  by clap-trap.' We  shall still  feel some anxiety to see the condition  in   which   Charles   Hawtrey   and   Mrs.  Patrick  Campbell   return'. from. their  tours in the United States. If Mr. Haw--  trey returns with a style approximately  that of Wilson Barrett and Mrs Camp-"  bell  becomes  indistinguishable  in .her.  method from Olga; Nettiersole, to name  two   players  who   have  had   immense  success in America, .we shall not. con- ���  sider the result particularly gratifying."  Wrestled for Two Hours.  NEW YORK, November 22.-^Brnest  Roeber, the champion, defeated Nechad,  the Turk, tonight in a Graeco-Roman  wrestling contest for the championship  at the Lenox Lyoeum this city. The  terms of the match were that the men  were to wrestle for two hours. In the  first hour neither secured a fall. After  a 15 minute interval the contest was  continued-and~after-21"~miriutes Roeber  succeeded in putting his man to tho  floor. The rest of the time gave no further result and Roeber was declared  the winner. The men were' evenly  matched as to weight and it is conceded  that Nechad is the best man Roeber has  yet defeated. Bob Fitzsimmons acted as  the time keeper. After tho result was  announced Roeber anr.cur-c-ed that he  would retire from the wiestling ring.  Hayes Resumes Management.  NEW YORK, November 22.���A special dispatch to the Evening Post from  London says that Charles M. Hays has  resumed management of the Grand  Trunk Railway, 'With the title of second  vice president.  End of Another Conspiracy.  JOHANNESBURG, November 22. ���  Another conspiracy has been nipped in  ���the bud. Twenty arrests were made at  midnight Tuesday in houses of various  parts of Johannesburg. A great sensation followed.  ^:S:-_!'S'9:-��?Sa'��S-��3'Sf3:-9S9��:-��9!��a:-gSi?  MONEY TALKS  BUT WHAT YOU GET FOR YOUR  IV|0NEY TALKS MORE.  Extra large gondola shape couch,  very large, any color, from  $19.00 and up.  Manitoba Sheriff Dead,  WINNIPEG,    Novemoer   22 .��� Death  claimed  one  of Brandon's oldest residents today in tlie person of Stephen j ture  Clement, sheriff ol the district.  He was j them.  They  70 yeara ol age.  Eeally Too Bad, You Know.  LONDON, November ' 22���The , St.  James Gazette today repeats its assertions that English actors "coarsened"  in, America and that "visits there are  artistically, detrimental to English actresses." The paper also says: "Whe  fear there is no doubt about the matter.  In the United States a less subtle and  more accentuated style of acting is necessary in order that a player may make  his effect. The audiences like a less delicate and noisier method. They are less  quick to catch and appreciate the finesse of the actor's art Violence of ge3-  and intonation do not offend  do  not detect or resent  Morris chairs, mahogany  finish  and polished oak frame, nicely upholstered, from  $9 to $16.  Parlor   tables,   highly   polished,  quartered oak, from  $2.60 to $7.  ty  f-THE-PA-L-M^��� "  ^ Another consignment of  I FRESH CANDIES  ty  ty Just arrived at the Palm.  ty  ��jj Call and try them.    Watch  ty .  ro for our  to  to  i XMAS STOCK*  on  Hi  it&  iU  about m  two  Which we expect  December 1st.  We will   not   ask   you  prices for them, for we expect you to como back.  Our aim is to please.  Don't forget the place.  THE PALM  E.W.0. BL00K WAED ST;  fce&:@&:&:g&:ggge@6'@g��&6e*'e@*S<  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  See our new line of.'fine pictures.  Our values in leather goods can't  be beat.  Carpets are going at cost.  Don't forget to call on us before  purchasing elsewhere.   Can  furnish your home  complete.  D.  I what Is crude and shoddy, aa a west-  N|cARTHUR  & Go'y  SHERIFFS SALE.  Province of British Columbia, Nolson, West?  Kootenay, to wit: , .  By virtuo of a Warrant of Execution issuod.  out of tho County Court of Kootenay, holden at;  Nelson, at tho suit of J. L, Porter of Nelaon,.  B.C., plaintiff.andtome directed,'against tho-  goods and chattels of Robert Corlett, John Knud-  son, John Bowelland James Gill, trading under  the warne, style and firm of "Fairview Lumber  Company," defendants, I have seized ond taken  in execution all tho right, titlo and interest of  tho said defendant, Fairview Lumber Company,  in ono Waterous engine and fixtures, one boiler,  one shingle machine, . ono edger. and one  buncher, all now in the saw mill building, situate  on tho north side'of tho Canadian Pacific Railway Company's track, on the water front of tho  wost arm of Kootonay Lako, below block 75; between Park and Cherry Streets in tho City of  Nelson, B.C.; to recover tho sum of one hundred  and thirteen dollars and forty cents (5H3.<10) and  also interest on one hundred and eleven dollars  and forty cents (5111.40) from the fifteenth day of  November, 1901, until payment, at tho rate of  flvo  per centum por annum, besides   sheriffs  Soundage, officer's fees, anil all other legal inci-  ental expenses;all of whioh I shall expose for  sale, or snfficient thereof to satisfy said judgment, debt and costs, at my office next to the  Court House in the City of Nelson, B.C., on Monday, tho 25th day of November, 1901, at the hour  of eleven o'clock in the forenoon.  NOTE���Intending purchasers will satisfy them-  1 selves as to interest and title of tho said defendant.  Dated at Nelson, B.C., 18th day of November,  A.D.190L S. P. TUCK,  Sheriff of South Kootenajr.  KOOTENAY....  COFFEE CO.  ************************  Coffee Roasters  Dealers m Tea and Coffee  ���a**-**'****-****.**.*.**.*.*.*.***.  We aro offering at lowest prices the boat  frados o .Coylon, India, China and Japan  'eas.  Our Bos'-, Mocha and Java Coffee, por  pound....... $ 10  Mocha and Java Blond, 3 pounds.1.... 1 00  Choico Blend Coffoo, I pounds  1 00 '  Special E'.and Coffee, 6 pounds ....... 1 00  Rio Blend Coffoo, 6 pounds........... 1 GO  Special Blond Ceylon Tea, per pound SO  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY COFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  I  '1  BEWARE OF IMITATIONS  Our Compound Syrup of White  Pine and Tar  CURES COUGHS AND COLDS  Beware of the "Just aa Good" kind.  Insist on gettiug the Genuine CD. &  B. Compound Syrup of White Pine and  Tar.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK GO.  K.-W.-C. Block.  Corner Ward and BukerSt-s  BEAL ESTATE  AND  IMBANC EBBOKEBS  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.  -" ^FORSALEr  $2600���Furnished house containing 5 rooms  bathroom, etc. Pleasantly situated. Two  lots.   Part cash, balanco easy terms.  $1000���House and lot. House contains i rooms,  bathroom, etc. Centrally situated. ?500 cash,  balance monthly payments.  $1725���Five-room cottiigc. Hall, bathroom and  pantry. Ono and a half lots, fenced and laid  down in clover.   Very easy terms.  $3225���Hoiuo containing- 15 rooms, hall, bathroom, otc.  Suitable for boarding house. Closo  to Baker street.    $1500 cash, balanco easy,  payments.  $84i>���Three-room cottage and lot in Slocan  City. Frco titlo. ��200 cash, balance on easy  tonus.  $260���Good cabin and lot in Humo Addition,  $150 cash, balance in three months.  REGINALD J. STEEL  Phone 278. Official Broker,  IMPEBIAL BBEWIM COMPANY  EMEHSON Si ItEISTEItEn.  BREWERS OF THE BEST  LAGER BEER  STEAM BEER  AND PORTER  When you want the Best, ask for  IMPERIAL BEER.  R. REISTERER & CO.  BRKWEsa AND BOTTUBBB 00  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular delivery to tbe trade*  BREWERY  AT  NBi-SON  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  AT THE!  AT THE!  ! OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  OYSTER COCKTAILS  AT  THE  AT   THB  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  MANHATTAN.  The   Manhattan  JOSEPHINE STBEET  AU. THE 8E8T BRANDS  .JJQU.QR8 AND CJQAR8,  ...I


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