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 l-l tl  .4"  *&C  ��� -r'*>    v?^. Trs-X-,  �����*i>, w   "i     rt,   _<**., *  .'     - '7Z.f\  ._.r y>xf'_}  -i    v~  ���- ,*,v i  ESTABLISHED   1892  .  MQISTdWy MORNING.,  SEPfEMBER  80,  1901  DAILY' EDITION  '55. [  .       n V " I  _S 4-Ap.l  NECK AP NECK  WERE THE YACHTS FROM  START TO FINISH.     ,  CAPTAIN SYCAMORE GAVE CAPTAIN BARR A ROLAND FOR .  HIS OLIVER.  NEW YORK,   September   28���When  the two yachts were towed out to Sandy  Hook lightship there was a fine sailing  breeze blowing nine knots from a little  south of east, with a possible promise  of becoming more southerly as the day  progiessed     The   long   greasy  swells,  always the forerunner of a storm, came  in with considerable force and the roll  of the sea from the southward, caused  by   the   disturbance   down   the   coast,  made it unpleasant for those not accustomed to ocean waves.  .    Columbia hoisted her white sails and  set them till they showed not the slightest wrinkle or soft spot m their .whole  '   surface.   When once her canvas was up  and sheeted home,   Columbia cast loose  from her tug and took a spin seaward,  steering away to the southeast m older  to test the strength of the wind and sea.  Shamrock, when she let   go   her tow,  stood to the eastward and in a series  of preliminary tacks got her canvas in  trim for the serious business of the day.  The wind had freshened a bit when  the   tug   Navigator,   with   the   regatta  committee   aboard,   anchored   at ��� the  southeasterly end of the line off'Sandy  Hook lightship, forming the outer extremity.    Soon aftei wards signals'were  " . hoisted on the committee tug denoting  the course would be east by south, 15  miles to windward and return    The preparatory gun was fired at 10-45'.    Columbia had secured meanwhile a berth  to windward at a considerable distance  to leeward    Baby jibs were hoisted in  stops on both boats and the' Britisher  was first to break out hers to the breeze.  ���  'Captain Sycamore,was at her  tiller as  usual.   Columbia's skipper, Barr,, was at  the wheel.   The fore e^ of -the wind .Vas  now 'fully nine"knots "an houi.   It' was  sometimes puffy and occasionally reached the dimensions of a scupper breeze,  >   *when the yachts heeled to its strength  The' warning gun was fired at 10 55  and at that time both yachts had worked to the windward of the line, with  Shamrock now in the weather position.  At the warning signal both yachts bore  (down and came to leeward    Theie Columbia luffed sharp   to the   port   tack,  ���with Shamiock close on her heels.   At  10:58 Columbia went on the staiboaid  tack, this maneuver being repeated by  her rival. ' Shamrock, luffed up to windward of  Columbia,  when  the  starting  gun came had a splendid position and  went over the line two seconds ahead of  her rival and well placed in the windward   berth.     For   once   the   doughty  ���Charles Bair had met his equal in the  starting trick. -        *���  Columbia tried in vain to work-out  .through the lee of',her opponent. Sey-  erarshorftacks were takenrbut m spite  of all efforts -she could not get clears  She --was jammed under the lee of the  challenger, a position not often occupied  by the old defender. Columbia, on the  port tack,.tned to cross the bows of the  Shamrock, 'but in vain. The Challenger,  having the rxight of way, forced her  about. Instead of v going under her  ���aval's stern Columbia preferred the position under the lee bow so long as she,  scould get the wind free.  At 11:40 Shamrock had a good lead  of nearly 300' yards. When the vessels  were on the port tack they encounteied  a pretty hard sea, while on the starboard tack the sea smote them abeam.  .Shamrock .appeared to splash more  against the-nose-enders than Columbia,-  "but the splashing did not retard her  speed in the least. Not a tremor could  be detected in" the luffs of the sails of  either racer. Both wore handled to perfection, not' the'-least quiver being allowed to'make itself manifest in,a sin-;  gie Cloth.   ;��� XyZyX     . --. -*' ��� :-'-;'..*;   ''  At ythe .Stake Boat_ 1 Y  .By, several sharp tacks. Columbia agair*.  tried vto .-work* *;'herself butof the'lee;*-  ward position. All efforts, however, .were  futile. __i 12:45;bbth boats, on the port-  lack,, were yh.e_.ding fpr the outer mark,  whichYupon-this -occasion, was- the tug  Sdsar :YFY.YLuckenbach;, Tie; wind- now;  -was th te -freshest 'of Ythe day/ Shamrock'  had a lead.of at least;400'yards and as  she approached theY mark it was seen  she   had ���; handily 'beaten   the' old   defender' in ,-the   windward .work.,   She  turned Yin  good-style  and  with 'main  i)oor_   square "Off' the  port.; The spinnaker boom was' lowered, to starboard.  Columbia made an equally g��od turn.  The official time at the mark was:  Shamrock   ..'................'..-.. .1:25:13  .Columbia -.. .*.���.'..-���....... ��� ���..... .,.'.���-��� 1:25 : 53  Shamrock- .in.-, the . beat'; to. 'Windward,  "ha J ':'��� thus gained'-. 39 . secon.s. She had  beaten Columbia boat for boat, but had  not 'overcome the handicap of 43 seconds  time allowance, which under the rules  of the New York Yacht Club, she .was  .comoellecl to concede.     '...''-..  There was considerable delay in setting spinnakers, Shamrock waiting ap-  _ir.rer.tl:*' for Columbia and luffing' out  In order to prevent a blanket. Finally  _.t 1:37 Columbia broke; out her spinnaker and at the same timei a tremens  ���-,doufl  balloon jib.  Sl____r_K_-  followed  suit. In the heavy roll of the sea, which  was,now on the port quarter of the two  boats, the main booms trailed in the  water as they luiched to leeward. These  were tauted up clear of the sea, thereby spoiling somewhat the set of the  mainsails.  The stern chase is a long chase, but  slowly the old Columbia crawled up on  the new Shamrock. At 2:10 she was  abeam and half a minute later she wa_  the leading boat. Slowly she still crept,  and at 2:14 was all of a half a length  ahead, from that time on to the finish  lino she kept in the lead The wind wasr  now dropping, but in spite of hei larger  sail plan the Shamrock could not prevent the steady but slow' gam of the  Columbia. For nearly an hour the race  continued without further event. Then  at 3 15 the wind freshened slightly, filling out the immense sails of Shamrock,  Slowly she crept up and lessened the  gap betweeen her and the defender.  Now she was only a half length behind Now she was on pretty near even  terms and it became a matter of doubt  _s to which boat would-first cross the  finish line, less than a mile away.  It was the last of the many excitinc  nioments of the. contest, for very soon  Columbia, getting her wind free again,  pulled out and with sui prising" rapidity, opened up on the challenger and  ���pulled out a lead that left the result  no longer in doubt. She crossed the line  a winner, not only on time allowance,  but boat for boat. -  a    Start.  Shamrock   .   .. .v 11*00:14  Columbia   ...Z7 - 11:00 16  ' Outer Mark.  Shamrock    1:25:12  Columbia    . 1:25 53  '        Finish.  Shamrock    .'..3:31.58  Columbia    3:31*23  Elapsed Time,  biiamrock     _:_-.-.  Columbia    4:31 07  Corrected Time.  Shamrock    4:31-44  Columbia    4:30 22  The next race will be over, a triansu-  lai course, 10 miles to a leg, and will be  sailed next Tuesday. . "       t  t  New. York Clubmen Anxious.      f  NEW YORK, September^..���An^anx-  lous but determined lot of "yachtsmen  gathered'at the New York Yacht Club  tonight for'another  talk   over .yesterday's race, and the chances of Columbia  m her next, contest 'jvith Sjhamrock on  Tuesday, but above all the question of  the prospects of the famous cup at last re- ���  turning from WheneiTit' ca__e7"a_ter b_P*  ing in American hands a brief month  over half a century.   The anxious moments seemed to be m the��rnajonty, although the grim determination not to-  give up the cup   was' quite  prevalent.  Every member frankly admitted that he  had c-perienced something like a scare  and nobody'wanted Columbia to win another race by so close a margin. The  -bulletin board on which was tacked the  committee's brief summary   of   yesterday's race was   the   chief   q-uestion  of  what Columbia would   be   able   to accomplish m the triangular race on Tuesday    Everyone hoped for the best, and  many recalled that during the preliminary racing with the Constitution and Independence, the Morgan boat had shown  much speed when sailing with started  sheets   ��In the race on Tuesday if the  wind holds true, two or the legs of the  triangle will be sailed under these conditions.   One bf the legs, probably the  first,  will  be about 10 miles to wind-  -waid,���the-next-will-be~a���broad~reacbr  under large jig topsails 01 balloon jibs,  while the third leg will be a close fetch  to the finish line.   On these two reaches  all the raceis have shown great speed,  and Columbia has frequently made one  of the 10 miles of the triangle m something under tlnee-quarters of an hour.  It is said that Shamrock has shown a  good 14-kno,t gait in a reach, which is  a tiifle better than Columbia ,has done;  but such timing cannot  be  considered  absolutely leliable.   At anyrate, with a  good breeze the race on Tuesday should  be a fast one.   Much will depend on the  position of the boats at the start, but all  the yacht clubs tonight seems to be the  utmost confidence  in  captain  Barr  of  'Columbia, despite the tact that he.was  outgeneralled yesterday by. the skipper  of Shamrock II.   With Columbia' holding the weather position at the' start,  it seemed to   be   the   general   opinion  that she would keep it to the first turn,  but here came the question of the American boat's ability to; hold the Irishman  in the next two legs, there, were many  who seemed to think that the challenger  might outfoot  the; defender,   and that  captain Barr's only resource -would be  in a hot luffing match.   That there will  be any attempt by one'or the other of-,  the skippers to luff cut to windward in.  the two:reaching legs in Tuesday's race-  seems    almost ..certain;   provided,    of-  course, they are close at the first marker end of the, beat to windward. .  large slice of luck, she will hardly win  the cup. This���latter opinion is the least  hopeful among those > voiced by the  morning papers.  Columbus Should Have All the Credit.  ; PARIS, September 29.���An important  ���work which throws a fresh light upon  the discovery of America by Columbus)  lias" been ��� written ,by Henry Vignaud,^  first' secretary of the.. United States embassy here. It is., in/"French and will.be  published in this city ori October 1st.  Mr. Vignaud has made ^ a life study, of  the 'early history'of America. In an'interview with the coi respondent 'of, the  Associated Press'Mr. Vignaud said^-'The  present work is intended to show, that  for the 'last four centuries we have been,  deceived by, fraud which hides from us  the real beginning "of the project of Co^  lumbus, and that the famous documents  ascribed _ to ^Tochanelli, --the";, learned  Florentine astronomer, were- falser .1  submit excellent reasons ,for believing  tnat 'lochanelli never wrote the letter  of 1674> to king Alphonso of Portugal,  and never traced the chait alleged' to  have accompanied it. Columbus' design  was not founded on any scientific basis,  buti on positive .information as to .the,  existence of lands to the westward."  RO: BEPABT  IS BLAMABLE  FOR POOR  POSTAL iFACILIlIES.^  of  in<  Gave the Heathen a Testament.  BERLIN, September 29. ��� Prince  Chun, head "of- the Chinese mission  expiation, "starts foi China today  obedience -to a command from- his  brother, emperor Kwang Su. He will  not be allowed to.visit other foreign  countries or the'United States officially.  Yesterday, he received a- delegation of  Piotestant'missionaries who presented  to him an address .and-a copy'of the  New Testament. ���,    , *-      -  * -  ��������������������������� .1* -..* .  BOER   LEADERS   BANISHED  '-' j1'-    \l ,\i'Z   >    "   l  THE SIMILKAMEEN is" TREATED  v'j   AS' KOOTENAY WAS  <.. ><  . J  EARLY DAYS.  IN  ,   Sad Page in South African History.  PETORIA, September 29.���A pamphlet has been.published-here, under, lord  Kitchener's authority containing a notice  of the permanent banishment of several  Boer-leaders captured since September'  ,15th,,and also^a longj, letter fror_j|lordi  'Kitchener replying to a communication  ' from acting-president Schalkburger, re-1  ceiyed, September "5th/ Lord-'Ki.chener  promises to send - the Schalkburger let-  ' ter' to the' imperial* government, which  he says1'reciprocates ^nfe'Boer* stated-  man's desire' for peace. Lord -Kitchener  then*- proceeds to explain <,that the, responsibility for the war rests with'the  burghers, whose invasion of unprotected  British- territory opened the! saddest  page in South African history.,,, He has  a letter from a member of vthe volks-  raad to a member of the Cape Colony  assembly, declaring that* "the time is  ripe to drive the English* from South  Afuca." In conclusion, lord Kitchener  declares that having annexed the two  republics to Great Britain, he cannot  break faith with the people who have  shown loyalty to the new regime, and  so far as clemency to Cape Colony rebels is concerned, this is the prerogative  of the ruler, which must be exercised  with unfettered discretion.  A proclamation has been issued providing for the sale of the property of  the burghers still in the field, in accordance with the terms of lord Kitchener's  previous proclamation.  *F AIR VIEW, ^September, 27-rESpeciaI;  Correspondence:]���Ther> postal "depart-'  ment is coming in for a goodly share of j  abuse these days that is not altogether/  unwarranted.    Instead  of  endeavoring1  from time toijtinre to better the mail'  facilities   afforded   the towns  of*  the  Osoyoos   and.-; Similkameen'   districts1  those1* whose-*'duty it is to do so seem  bent on an opposite course.   For aY considerable period Fairview has enj'oyed  a tri-weekly service from the north and  from the east.   Now an .order ���bas,' been  issued that' after the'-30th- instant the  service east,. between _ here  and  Camp  McKinney/and the towns of the Boundary- is to be discontinued., Hereafter  -it will take a letter, addressed to Camp  McKinney,?onlyY_8 mines distant, five to  ' seven days, 'according to connections, to  reach,its destination.   All mail to and  from'Boundary, points 'will come and go  via* the northern route to Vernon, thence  ,to the main line of the C. I?. R. to Revj  J'-elstoke,vdown>the Arrow-lakes to Robeson, over the Columbia & Western fai.7  way to Midway,and by-,stage to Camp  McKinney^'the���new terminus. | f  , .So'far as a*route westward from Fair-  view y to Princeton via Keremeos, Hed-.  <lejr���City, etc., that was to hav,e received  Ythe early" attention, of jW. A. Galliher," M.  Pr, nothing" is " heard of ' it.   I Inspector  "Dorman-of 'the,-postal department is em-  phatioiin. saying  that1- the3. department  ,has given ^hinf'no instructions iriY,the  matter, though -it was' given| out' that  sjust so'soon as the Keremeos-Princeton  wagoja^road "was'.flmshe'd, puch a mail  route'would* be established.   This'piece  of road was completed in the spring but  ,no tenders have<been calledtfor carrying  -the mail. "'"Meanwhile'Princeton gets a  once-a-wee_r-servicev and -as'' for Hedley  -���City it "has-not eveii^a. .-postoffice _. and  Keremeos  cannot f issue  postal ���'orders.  The whole'system'"is rotten in the" extreme." In j'ustice to   the  residents   of  "this rapidly growing 'section," Mr." Galliher"* should   redeem1'his 'pre-election  -promises and. make some effort; to remedy the present state of affairs,   r  ILe Roi Mining Company, who has been  selected to come to Rossland and report  to the shareholders on the condition of  the mine, the management, and the situation , generally, arrived this morning  on the C. P. R. train. Mr. Frecheville  was met at the station by Bernard McDonald and Henry Bratnober and taken  ���tp the director's rooms in the old B.A.C.  ���building. Neither Mr. 'Andre nor Mr.  Hill of the Le Roi accompanied Mr.  Frecheville, but a mau well known in  London mining circles is with him. The  London mining engineer has the reputation of being a trifle slow in his  methods, but very thorough' in all he  undertakes. He will doubtless commence  his investigation'at once.  Edward Williams has, completed his  inquiry into the alleged violation of the  Alien Labor Act, and tomorrow a "full  and detailed report will go to the min-r  ister of justice, setting* out the situa-<  tion-,as found by Mr. Williams.. While  the deportatipn agent has not-spoken'  for publication, it is known that his  report will say that the act* is'and has  'been openly and fragrantly violated. If  the Dominion government decides to'  let the law take its course, Mr. Williams,  can be depended upon to take very'  prompt action once his'instructions are  received. Presumably the reply to the  report will be wired, 'and, if .so, the end'  ,of this week will see some great changes  on Red Mountain and', the hurried exit  of the Missourians, who ^ have been1  brought in here. IMs Known^that stren-'  uous efforts are being made to induce  the government'to remain .inactive iri  the matter, but the department has already promised that At' Williams confirmed the reports-already sent'in the*  law wpuld be promptly and; strictly enforced. If it is,.over<80;;per--cent of the  men now engaged will be foVced'to quit  ,work and return' to''Missouri,' *-���*'���'  whence they were brought'here.  from  BOUNDARY ORE SHIPMENTS  -- c  ._ _ ^ , s  r-     ' '. "'   ~, "T". ' /- ,v.. '  Work to be Be_n__edron Golden Cro _v__  JilPHOENIX,   September *��� 28.^-[Special  ��to The Tribune.]���Boundary, ore' ship-  3 ments for the past-, week  as < reported  were as follows:,    -y ���>. ���'"���   v ,    y ,  \  .fold. Ironsides  ?..'.'.:'.\........ AA25  B. C. Mine '..'  81_'  Winnipeg ...4 '.;*/..'._..'..'.  -60  'Snowshoe '...-.   ._...:.....!!!;!     60  Mother Lode  .'.; 1,40s  No. ,7, Mme ..,,, ">., ,\-     35  y Unanimous in Their YPraise. x.  .; LONDON, September 30.^4 Today's  papers are,unanimous in their praise of  the splendid;handling of Columbia arid  Shamrock II, 'on-..Saturday)' In what all  declare was a magnificent race. The outcome; has greatly raised the hopes of  British' yachtsmen generally, The yachts  are so evenly matched, that the result  ���fianjj.pt be predicted with any confidence; but it is considered'that thetrl-  -angular course will prove more favorable for tbe challenger, and that there-  toye sir Thomas Lipton still has a  dhajipf.' to lift jthe cup. : Tbe race  throughput could not haveibeen earitest-  ed more keenly, says the Daily Mail, @p:  in a more sportsmanlike manner. The  Daily Graphic points -to the significant  fact that no period in the raeo.yyyas the  chalienger leading, by the ainount of her  handicap, and it expresses the opinion  that unless Shamrock II shows a sudden improvement in jspeed or gets a  Wants Unrestricted Power.  LONDON, September 30���The Daily  Express publishes a report that lord  Kitchener has asked for 25,000 more  mounted men, and for power to hang  rebels, traitors, and murderers without  reference to the home government.  "On his return fiom the continent,"  says the Daily News, "the king summoned a meeting of the council to consider lord Kitchener's position. It is understood his majesty assumed a very  strong attitude and closely questioned  ministers upon their proposals."  The Daily Express says it understands  that when the war in South, Africa is  over king, Edward and queen Alexandra  intend to visit the colonies and India,  and that while in India his majesty will  be crowned emperor of India..;  THE SHAMROCKS WON OUT  ;!������  ���Have Accepted Challenge.  - MONTREAL; September 29.���[Special  to. The Tribune.]���-The Shamrocks of  '.Montreal? won;,the < lacrosse championship on the Ottawa oval yesterday, after-  noon by doubling the score of the Corn-  .-wallshto the; tune.: of 4 to 2; The play  'was fierce from -start to finish, the  Shamrock, men suffered considerably  . frord the .aggressivey attack's ��� of ��� the  Cornwalls; though, notwithstanding the  roughness, .the match .was. an exhibition of lacrosse of tbe old days. Brennan got'credit of first two games for the  ���Shamrocks In 1 and.7;minutes. -Then  Kerwin for Cornwall scored after 21  minutes of hard play. .Dade scored for  - Shamrocks, in 3 1-2: minutesY Cornwall  taking the last game .by Broderick's:  shot In 6 minutes. The Shamrocks had  the Cornwalls at the. r mercy during the*  remaining 15 minutes.; The work pi  Queen at the home for the Shamrocks.  Was on.e of the features -of the match.  The deiCens.. made by the victorious,  team ^as sftrong,' the fielding quick and  sure, and the hprji. a��S.o_B.ve. There  was at no time danger of defeat. The  Sri___rockB,J it��� is understood, haye forwarded their acceptance of the challenge from New Westminster,  .KiniDg CompanyEestunes Operations.  E. Rammelmeyer of Nelson, who has  for the past four years been superintendent of the Emily Edith  mine  in the  Slocan, arrived on'today's stage to take  charge of the mine and mill of the New  Fairview   Corporation,   Limited.    Good  progress is being made in the erection  of the company's mill, the work being  in charge of C. Ostenburg, an expert in  this particular line.   It is expected that  about   the   middle" of   next  month   it  ^should be completed and milling start-  ed early in~TSTovember.     Most   of   the  heavy machinery'is in place.   The boilers have to be bricked in and one engine installed.   Richard Russell, managing director of the company gave out  the following statement to the correspondent of The Tribune:    "It will be a  matter of considerable   satisfaction   to  the shareholders to know that the assessment plan has proved most successful, and we have now sufficient capital  from the flrst call  to  warrant  me in  stating that when the final call is met  we shall be in a good financial position,  entirely free from debt and the machinery   installed   and   running,    The   response has been general to the flrst call  and with few exceptions ��� all the large  shareholders   have- paid   their assessments.   As a result--ye were able to pay  a third. of. the" amount of %Mr. Gooder-  ham's mortgage on our property three  months before it was due, and all other  liabilities.   Besides this the amount,re-  peiyed was sufficient to pay for the necessary   additional   machinery   and   the  cost of erection to date.   We anticipate  that we shall have enough from, the first  call to pay for the future, costs of erection of mill, etc., and that on payment  ;of the final call,of 1 1-2 cents per share,  due on ,or before Octqbler 19th, we shall  have a considerable balance after paying  Mr. Gooderham's mortgage in full."  .'  The first ordinary, general meeting of  , the shareholders1, of the corporation will  be ,,held ,at the local office '��� on Friday,  October: 18th, at 2 p. m.     The meeting  will receive the reports Yof the retiring  directors, elect new directors for.the'ensuing year and transact such other business   as   may   come   before   it.-   The  plan of holding the meeting at Fairview.  will allow many shareholders desirous  of personally attending a chance to ex-  arnine'the   Stemwinder mine  and the  new mill, which by that time should be  ready;to crush  ore.    If, Mr.   Rammelmeyer succeeds   in  making  the ?5 ore  of the Stemwinder pay with the present  moderate milling capacity, it will  not'  be long before an immense milling plant  will be erected to treat a correspondingly larger output,   In Mr. Russell the  company has had as manging  director  one of the most energetic and conservative officials that any mining company  in the province could be blessed with.  ,King Sojomon  .",; '.,..,    60  ,'Total tonnage.for week-6,858.  *' Total   for 'year   264,418;^valued /at'  $1,586,508.  r.       . -,'���.-  ">. At a meeting of ,the recently organized Golden Crown Mines', Limited, held  a fewJdays.ago at Brandon, .Manitoba?  it was.decided to reopen the property,  which is located 'five miles from Phoenix,' a'djoining, the Winnipeg, .early in  October.( .Reports were 'given showing  that the'first assessment of one'eent per  share was being satisfactorily met, and  the following ( directors   were   elected:  Judge  Cumberland,    president;   G.   R.  Caldwell, vice-president; senator Hirch-  loffer, Andrew Kelly, Frederick Nation,  and J. B. Curran of Brandon, William L  Parrish of\ Winnipeg, C. E L. Jarvis of  St.'John,  N. YB., and W. A.  Fuller'of  Spokane.    Ther Golden Crown 'has not  been worked for about a year, pending  reorganization.    It has about 2500 feet  of underground work done, has shipped  in the neighborhood of 2500 tons of ore,  and is equipped   with  compressor, and  other machinery. j  The Snowshoe mine management has  let contracts for four new buildings, be-  ing bunk-house, boarding-house, residence, and office. The new structures  will accommodate about 70 men and  will cost in the neighborhood of ?6000.  The B C. mine, the Snowshoe, and the  Winnipeg are now sending out ore in  regular ore dump-cars, box-cars having  been used till recently.   .  1  Have Two Record Breakers..  Kootenay is the home of two young  men who are record-breakers in athletic  sports. W. W. Smith of Rossland holds  the amatuer foot-race record for 100  yards, having defeated J. H Maybury  at Winnipeg. Harry Houston of Nelson  has the; record for running; the bases,  he having at Nelson, during the Dominion Daysports, made the circle in 15,1-5  seconds: The best pre.i'oub record was  by C. Fulforthv time 15 3-4 seconds. *  He struck Deprend on the right side of  the abdomen with a"knife or other sharp  weapon, cutting an "It" gash in his overcoat; an inch and a half long each way,  and a smaller one in his blouse. The'  flesh was not broken, but was bruised  under the cuts in the clothing. Deprend  in the struggle fell andJ rolled down the  side,: of *the vaults Lieutenant Ash-  bridge, officer of the day, was, in front of  the vault and rushed to the top on hearing thej shot, but the , men made good  their escape. All members from the  company on hearing the shooting hurried ;to the rvault, and besides searching  .the cemetery the guard'was'Increased."  Deprend is a recruit enlisted ��� in -New  York four months ago.. He is,said to  "be an-excellent soldier and^to have*a.  fine "record ewith his officers. _He saya  jthe man\who attacked,him'was-masked,  but the first one he sawjwas not masked. i'He says the-latter, carried-'a white  package, in his Tight hand and some-,  thing that glittered in his left- Since  ���the incident ��� stories .have' been, told -in  camp of some incendiary conversations  overheard in the crowds that have visited-the cemetery, including, one today  alleging that some -stranger said' that  ���1'Lots of people would like to see^'thls  'whole thing blown up." e.    -,    -, "    "  '  ���-   ( i���: "^   ;   ,��� London Clubmen Indifferent.  ���  :" NEW5'YORK, September 29 ���The following 'dispatch^dated lLondon,- r a. m.,  from l!-N. Ford/'Is printe"d in today's  Tribune:' ,"���_ "- ^   "_   ~   '     -''    '   >*'* .  - The progress^of -the yacht racet'Vas'  followed yesterday with" no, more' inter-}  est in the clubs than on 'Thursday,' but  with, more* excitement,{in the. Strand,  Fleet-street,"and the Embankment. The'  clubs were' emptied after '^luncheon, and*  fonly small groups of; loungers discussed  the closeness_ of>-the' contest' 'during the  , evening.    The   holiday."���'crowds^in . the  streets were "larger-, at the Embankment,  .and the movements,of the',two  boats  with., red - and. Ygreen ;lightsZfronZ the  f Thames'were watched witlTintense eagi  "erness hour after hour. 'Colored'lights  on'the'street also^served to^keep the  .throng informed respecting the relative  -position of-the yachts,-3000 miles away!  ''and/were arranged, so' as t6"i'be>'seen a  * long*' distance ** up"'" and- v* down"? the-  -thoroughfare.    It^was ,<a': goo'd-natured  \crowd, prepared _for any "vissicitucie in  yachting fortune. ^ Bu^wheri^ the green  ' lights were-ahead"bf the"re<C it^cheered  enthusiastically,; and this-was'the case  thejgreater part of the" timers the bul-'  letins favored'Shamrock'.f. The'closeness  of .the struggle at the stake* boat and the  'finish could ,not be-indicated', by these  devices for advertising "newspapers and  selling' whiskey,- and*-consequently the  .confidence 'of  the 'onlqolcers"'that  sir  Thomas jLipton's triumph-was'well assured ".but, was -not exactly, calculated.  The conditions*- 6f~ the allowanc_"c'c_.ld  not be denoted* by the' rough and ready  artifices,, and consequently the crowds  in some  instances' cheered themselves  hoarse over a victory which was not  won, and it is not until the bulletins  had been displayed with the corrected  official time in a few newspaper offices  and the late editions were in the streets  that the Columbia's success was known.  There were similar illusions in the clubs  and  hotels, where  Shamrock was  announced prematurely, as the winner by  unofficial news five* or six'minutes before the official record'was bulletined.  There was similai   misapprehension in  the music halls and theatres, where the  audiences    were    first,  thrilled    with  pleasure and then keenly disappointed  There was not lack of public interest  in the" race, and sir Thomas Lipton's  success would inevitable have   been 'a  most-popular   event"    S_cb"tal_rHas-!  heard during the evening ran upon the  extraordinary closeness of the contest,  as shown by the relative positions of  the two yachts at the stake boat and  the finish. Belief was expressed that the  jockying of the  two  captains   had not  been too conspicuous and that there had  not* been any unpleasant episode.    No  unfriendly     expressions    to    America  reached my ears.   Defeat was taken in  a sportsmanlike way.  mm mumm  .'*-   j      ..^^    e* _*)..*-���%._��_, A:xA:t  NOTWITHSTANDING,  .   PROCLAMATIONS.^  ,-.,���. t_&$|J  ������'    v~t^-sir-77. "-3  r'THEM'1  t42?<._i��vr'' *��  -vj!3-j*i  ���-. *w, ��� ,._av 4W*g*mi\  "2.���w'V'K .��*ni!_*.^H__"_  LAWYEBS. AND  MIUTABYYMKf-  *-B_0* AGREED ON; POINTS %  ���I.-\N_*Fofd$_$,*|  -��� ���      -*K.JsJ-^_.l  LONDON; September*^.,,. .__  London  correspondent^ of th'e~,Torori-<>'^M|  "Globe/says-in a special'dispaVch;?o^that^^'  "paper:.  ^Lawyers, are, bewild^redflb��,3uesUo__^|f  arising from the sequels to"the* techni(klf||��^  end of:the .war.twhlchVas .deblarVdfbj^^  lord Roberts to be ^virtually; over *about^||f  a year ago.'The���date havirigv;been se'tfledf^l  by proclamation,';it -was\necessary|fto^M|  make an exampleVf'Bofer!iofflcers'iwho^|  had not surrendered ^befo-e^Septembelr'  'to the Bfitish"domini^th-re?ihria^M  yers are asking ^whether cany^milit2ry-i^  tribunal has the4Dower-,tn\���.n_i_.im^n_.i$l_.  tribunal has the'powerYto .proclaim* per-  f _.. *�� -*".    T-I__ __. __      u��l ���___  remain., van a-^su..  after the,substitutiori-.of -civil-for/mili^"^!?!  tary. law. Thefprisonehf first subiriit^dSl^l  the .ordinary;"confinement 'under-Jguardfiyp&l  at  St.' Helena"��ror/ Bermuda'-, uritirjth'ef^  close of the*war,^whenv'theyfw.ll.piisal  under the',ban. pf perpetual-'exile.^Itlls^^si  considered-doubtful^whether^the^decree^^*1  ot banishment,'can 'l)e7ehf6rced^exceptiSl  .with legislative) sarictiori-'oriwithlpbliti^^S  cal authority.'"-The*niilitary,arguraerit.is��S��|  that'guerrilla leaders5remaining ;bbstin-f|��i*l  ately in;the'field will be/certain lo'rnakefTM  trouble  af ter��� -the :'close .jof i>h_stillties^S^i  when ���the,militaiyj'':iprisoris-,afe ���'operiei^^^g1  and' the'' Boe'r,,_prisoriers; are.Veleased;��JI  consequently it* isFai,wise'Ysafegiiard>,1__v5&li  shut  them,, out -,6_r South -A.fri(__h.alt_>-$y5i|  gether. These'-politicaI>xiles,Chowevef,7)^l  will, have'a right,.to'an asylum|iri,;rariy*^s|  foreign f country,-.,and it. leySrcaaaotVibe^^fl  'taken from'Germanvor other ships.rThevgl^l  cannot,be kept butfiot-IJortuguese' terri^^  tory, and--when, once there they -wufb&Mffi  -able 'to .recruit< bandsfof~raiders-for/alSp  renewal ,'orthe"^waf.'='Ne'ithei--��Mr!r-Cha__i^M, _  berlam nor,the "ministry can/be eredited.j.f��jf|  with much sagacity "in?havingYrecqiir_e>^^l  to Ja proclamation as a'means*of'ending*.^  the war m following, it^with a decree'^  and banishment by,'a'court maitial.-__r__j^  .Chamberlain can afford to'laugftToYer'_|ff  the legal quibbling and Mr 'Balfour cari'5_|f I  go on placidly"* with his golf, for "'tha^jS'f  Lanark election has shown that^Liber-^!$|5  alism is a system' of organized* feuds^M-Js  and that the governments not'exposed^pf I  to effective criticism from a vigilant- op- *?^l  position. -"   - ,      *l5sfpl  Tragic as is the fate of South Africa^f ������  with an irrepressible *<ar of races, ant-'KW  -v.  GUARD AT M'KINLEY'S TOMB  Something Will Happen Soon.  ROSSLAND,   Septemuer  29l��� [Special  ' to The Tribune.]���-Robert James Freche-  ��� ville, the looked for new director of the  * Attacked With a Knife. i  CANTON, Ohio, September 29.���The  guard at- the McKinley tomb claiiris; to  have been attacked tonight. He, fired a  shot, 'but was di verted by a second" riian  with a knife thrust, which penetrated  the guard's overcoat and blouse.  CANTON, Ohio, September 29.���Military* regulations prevent either the "officers or the men of the post from being  quoted on any matter connected with  their service., For this reason captain  Bindle. was obliged to decline to be  quoted'at camp tonight. He will make  a full report to his superior officers at  once. Reliable authority made the folr  lowing statement:   ���  Private Deprend was on. guard duty  on top of the vault at a point commanding the entrance below, and the man approached from the rear. Shortly before  7:30 o'clock he saw what he took to be  the face, of a man peering from behind  a tree about thirty feet from his post.  He watched for twenty minutes, he says,  and at 7:46 saw the man hurry to a tree  ten feet nearer. He challenged-the man  to halt, but this was not heeded, and the  fellow approached nearer. Deprend leveled his gun and aimed to shoot for effect, but;just at that Instant another  man,-who came towards him from the  opposite side, caught the gun, threw it  up, and the. bullet was spent in the air.  Making it Hot for Special Police..! 1  SAN FRANCISCO, September 29���A  pitched battle between stnkcis and policemen occurred shortly after 1 o'clock  this morning in Kearney street. Seven  men are known to have been wounded,  one1 probably fatally, and it is though-  several others who escaped arrest were  injured. Not less than 50 shots were  fired. A'number of plate glass windows  were broken by flying bullets. Four special police and a recently discharged  naval man were made, targets for an  assault by a mob of strikers and-sympathizers numbering 200. William Miller, a striking teamster, was shot in  the left breast, and will probably die.  The special police were on their way  home.from'a variety theatre. When they  turned into Market street they noticed  a large crowd following.; They asked ;a  motorman to accompany them. Just as  the party reached Kearney, street a shot  was fired. It-was followed by several  others,; and. a regular fusilade resulted.  Th'e'rriob scattered in all directions, but  not before the police had succeeded in  arresting, about thirty of them. Four  were identified as striking teamsters.  While - officer Tillman was attempting to  protect the specials, when the first shots  were fired, one of the men fired at him  at short range. The bullet grazed Tillman's ear.  ' The Abducted Miss Stone.  CONSTANTINOPLE, September 29.���  O. M., Dickinson, United States consul-  general in Constantinople, has made representations to the Bulgarian, government with a view to securing the release of Miss Helen H. Stone and-her  companion, who were.captured by brigands on. September 3rd near Djuma-  bala. It is reported that a number of  the members of the .Bulgaria-Macedonian revolutionary committee have been  arrested on the charge of being implicated in the abduction.  _ar of races, an  inglorious  ing mortal  where women  in swarms, the Liberals consider'. the<^.jff  conduct of^hcopposition a timely andviujk  ^patriotic exhibition, and the governments^-?  carried 'on listlessly as a comedy of po-,-jpi!  liticai manners. The country moreoverv^&  seems content with 1 what is going on.-<?|3f  There is outspoken cnticism of the ap-J-.^��  pointment of'commanaers in three armyv^-  corps, the charge that general * Buller "Y^Si  ordered after his defeat at Colenso^';.f  the evacuation of Ladysmith is renewed" $���'��,  by the Spectator, and the ministers' areiV-"|  repioached for not allowing lord Kitch-.' T-'il  ener a free hand, and for neglecting to j'Y  reinforce him with rough riders fit-for ���><���  tho work of hunting down guerrHas;-* _'_��  but these murmurs of dissent make' lit- .-,**  tie impression. , si"','1  There are few subjects under discus-(fusion in the press. The changes are still :{?$  being rung upon the competition' in.the'4#i  steel trade and the centralizing move .:#ii  ments. in the copper and'.-��� tobacc6Yln_!.>4?��  dustries. Arthur'Chamberlalri h^)iritro5|ig  duced new licensing proposals at' Blr-'l^s  mingham, which are exciting- -serious 11&  discussion among , radical teaipetf-ance^f*>|  men;. .. -X.,:    ..:V.'"-.-;7Y-\',.J':.fe|  There is little life in publicJ,coritro-ff,l|  versies,   even, the   extremists : of"fthe^is��I  Church   Congress,  meeting  next''iw_efc*#&W  at Brighton, seem^ to shaveproclaimed iS^i  hollow truce, and Mr. Morley, sir *:HehryZMi  Campbell-Bannerman; Mr.;Aj*quithj;'"ahd-*"-:!f!  sir Edward Grey, in" their.'app^a.chirigSi|  campaign in Scotland, are likely to'ohly^iSpl  fight over  again  the faction- feuds' 'of WS$  distracted YLiberalism.   The . depressIdnYMl  caused by ay wearisome*: war seems':ioy$$  paralyze all intellectual activity;!:; Y.Y^', .YM  y ; ���___���.; ���   ���     ,-. .x-ry-y'xyxZZZfS  Much the Same, aa in South -A_r_ca^||li  MANILLA, September 29.^v'disas^_l|li  trous fight between United ^States '$$.  troops and insurgents occurred yester-^|s  day in the island of Samar. A larga_i|S|  body of insurgents attacked; compariy-YC?Y_.  of the Ninth infantry, and only 24*;mem-YY$j  bers of the company escaped.:'All the. .E.i;  others are reported to have been killed.*.'���:'.  The company was at breakfast when 'at-. Y^  tacked, and made a determined resist-. y;yg  ance, but the overwhelming numbers ot-'Yf ������  the insurgents compelled them *te> -xgZ:Y/.'.  treat.' Out,of the survivors who. hftve;'li  arrived.at Barrio 11 are wounded;. Act-.Y:;?!  cording to the latest r<ttw*ns,^ thA-i?.*!  strength of the company was 72. The? ,i\-  survivors include capt-ai__ Thomas YW_;Y^  Connell, flrst-lieat-Saant Edward* Burri-^YYi  pus, and surgeon R. S. Griswold; The;.,;!:  insur^jAaeaptured-ali-the sSores an^ ;,  ajtnuiunitlbri of the corripahyXand"allitha.���  rifles except 26. THE ISHELSON TRIBUNE,  SATURDAY MORNING   SEPTEMBER 28   1901  ._a_a_____s_  -^���-'S.S.S  I ft- -*  B.l  _...��*  -*_*     -  -5-'-.  Jfcv  *  fl.  fl.  to  to  to  to  to,  to  to  m  to  to  to  to  tosji  to  mm  I_-C01_.0_.AT_D 1G70  oo3vci'^__._-nr  ���HIW FALL GOODS ARRIVED  ���The Very Latest Creations in���  Ladies'   Costumes,    Jackets,    Skirts,    Waterproofs,  Japanese Dressing Gowns.  Parisian Blouse Fianels and Wool Delaines, American  Silk and Satin Waists.  Dress Fabrics (I suit lengths) iri the newest shades.  PRICES   RIGHT     ,  ."��_;  >_  TBE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY  BAKER STREET, NELSON, B. C���   ,  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ft  to  to  to  to  to>  to  to  to  WALL  PAPER  This is 'usually the dull  soason for Wall Paper.  But >to keep it moving  wo havo made up bundles  of all lots that have run down in quantity.  Wo placo thoso on salo at prices thnt will cor-  tainiy move them; original cost has been quite  lost sight of in making the price. In many of  theso remnant- the quantity is sufficient for  even a large room. The high standard of our  papers is now well known and not often docs  an opportunity offer to buy such papers at  from 5 to 12J cents per roll. If not ready to  paper just'now anticipate your fall wants.  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  NELSON, B. C.  .���*.-������  *fe��**-3-**����* \fc *j��^a��#��5��3ft  WHOLESALE_DIREOTORT  ' ASSAYERS'  SUPPLIES.   W. P. TEETZB Ci & CO.���CORNER OF  Baker   --and    Josephine'   streets,   .Nelson.  ������wholesale,.dealers in assayer's supplies.,  Agents  for  Denver  Fire   Clay   Company,  r Denver, Colorado.  BE*. ������  Ifi;-*���  |s_ ���*;  \tu  few -"___;J..EVANS & CO.-BAKER STREET,  "I* _,, ' Nelson, v wholesale dealers , in liquors,  mfe.f ,*-"cigars, cement, fire brick and ��� fire - clay,  _$���.''Y-. < "water  pipe  and  steel  rails,   and general  'commission merchants.  ,commission merchants.  ,ELECTRICAL  SUPPLIES.,-  -*._-   'KOOTEN-VT^^LECTRIC^U-pi1^^  f-ySZi- .'Construction  Company���Wholesale< dealers  IP i5*V in.telephones, annunciators,    bells, batter-  I��_^-5v** ies, electric fixtures and appliances. Hous-  S^��i'^"ton Block, Nelson. .   -��� y   -,'- ���  ,  fe ; "* " - :  mi:r~  FRESH AND SALT-MEATS.  P.- BURNS   &  %5t?_A?ie\son';  wholesale -dealers^in  3^'_ .cured meats. Cold storage.  CO.-BAKER   STREET,:  fresh ' and.  S .-.<-*'  GROCERIES.  .��.  %}$$.$&'A." __A(JDONAL,p   &   CO.  -i^u__cs___*.' OF,  CARPENTERS' UNION MEETS WED-1  nesday evening of each week at 7 o'clock.'  in   Miners'   Union        " ~  president; Alex.  B.  HaU.' C.   J.   Clayton.  Murray, secretary.  PAINTERS''UNION MEET THEfFIRST  and third Fridays in each month at Min-,  ers" 'Union Hall at 7:30 sharp. Walter R.i  Kee, president; Henry Bennett, secretary.  -PLASTERERS' UNION MEETS EVERY'  Monday evening in1 the Elliot Block, at 8  o'clock. J. D. Moyer, president; '.William  Vice, secretary. P. O. Box ia.     .,   .' t  fraternal'societies.:, -'.  W%- . Front,and Hall streets, Nelson,'wholesale  _#%YT grocers rand-jobbers  In blankets,   gloves,  ;**H>-��nitts, boots, rubbers, mackinaws.and ____-  a��-^ers'Jvsundrie_.       '"-'' -     ?Y '��� _     ��� 'A  ____>*>�����  KOOTENAY.SUPPLY COMPANY, UM-  lX..ed.���Vernon ' street,    Nelson, ��� wholesale  %&> j-'y grocers,  krfVr-'   , CHOLDITCH - &  wholesale grocers.  CO.-FRONT  -I? .,����� V* JOHN ~ CHO  *|w. street,' Nelson,  rdr-> ^ J.'-Y. GRIFFIl. ,---. ,, .  f#"^.r- Nelson, -wholesale   dealers   in provisions,  fo -A-.1-cured meats, butter and eggs. "��� '   '���*���  .&_. W -__^_  MM%i j:-y. griffin-J& co.-front street,  LIQUORS ?AND -DRY' GOODS."  ,   TURNER,' BEETON   _. A CO.���CORNER  .   Vernon   and   Josephine ^streets;   Nelson,',  wholesale dealers In liquors, cigars and dry  i goods ,-Agents for Pabst Brewing Company  j\ot Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Com-  > j, pany ot Calgary. . ,     . ���_���*  ';{ yl'7cAlAFOiim^^  ' ���', ' J ted���Corner of "Front and Hall streets, Nel-  ���"son^-.wholesale dealers in wines, case and  ' ^bulk, and'domestlc and imported cigars.  NELSON LODGE, NO.*-23.,'A.'F. &'  A. M. meets second Wednesday in  each month. .Sojourning, brethren  invited. > > * -   >-  NELSON    ROYAL    ARCH,  CHAPTER  , No. 123, G. R. C���Meets third Wednesday.'  Sojourning   companions   Invited.    George  Johnstone, Z.; lE.. W. Matthews, S. E.  ' NELSON   AERIE, -NO.1" 22' _..���*��� O. ''E.-  Meets second *,and fourth' Wednesdays ' of  . each' month'! at  Fraternity  HaU.,.George  ^Bartlett, president;  J.  V.> Morrison,  Bee-  retary.       y      n-     ���> ���   -��������".-���. v .',���      \  .KOOTENAY'TENT NO. 7. K. O. T..M.���  >Regular meetings first ana' thlrd^' Thura-  'days of each month. Visiting1 Sir;Knight-  are - cordially - invited" to 'attend., Dr.,.TV.  .Rose, R.-K.; ,A. W. Purdy, Com.;<G. A  Brown, P. C.  Y ., :'\ - .  CLASSIFIED :kDS.  ARTICLES' FORrSALE.  ". SEWING .'MACHINES-OF ALL KINDS  ,_or sale or re it at the Old-Curiosity Shop.  ���FOR RENT.  '.SEX ROOM COTTACJE. AT .BALFOUR  to let-by the-month or< for the season. Immediate possession. .Good fishing.' Apply  C. r W. Busk, Kokanee ��� creek. * Phone - 66a.  Or to R.-H. Williams.* Baker street, Nelson.  ���    ���/.;.'���'   FOR B&XjE.    7.  rCANAR___fFio_-1-___Br^I_^^  ?2; females?!.  Address 'P. O:, Erie; B.C.    '-,'  - FOR SAt/E-SKVEBAL CARLOADS GOOD  potatoes,* 510 per ton t. o: b. cars Kamloops.  Addrens McArthur & Harper, Kamloops, B O.  -  'BUSINESS .DIRECTORY.1.  ��� I        ri_  Si   .   l"  ARCHITECTS.  "A.-C. EWART.���ARCHITECT, ROOM 3,  Aberdeen Block, Baker Street, Nelson.     ��,  CHOP HOUSE.  PIONEER      CHOP      HOUSE. '   JOHN  ' 'Spear, proprietor, opposite Queen's Hotel,  Baker street, Nelson. Open day and night.  Lunche3 a specialty. Picnic and traveling  ___partles supplled_on_Bhortest_notlce.    ,, _ r.  .. FOR IMMEDIATE SALK-GROCKRY BU3-  lness; good location; low rent; owner.goingout  of business.1 For full particulars address O. K..  Grand Forks; rB. C.     r* ,  *   -\. . help/wanted,  wanted ��� for ..piumiing   offiom,'  youth who has had some-experience in composing room.   Address "K~." 'tribune ofiice.   ,  WANTED ���STONE"-MASONS, 'SAWYER,'  waitress,' edger for pawmill, second cook, dishwasher-, laundress.  Nelson Employment Agency.   Phone 278.   , ,    t ,j   . _  r  ���   i , .   . j  DRAYAGE.  FURNITURE, PIANOS, SAFES, ETC.,  moved carefully at reasonable rates. Apply J. T. Wilson, Phone 270, Prosser's.seoond Hand store, Ward street.  FURNITURE.  D/J ROBERTSON & CO., FURNITURE  dealers, undertakers and embalmers. Day  'phone No. 292, night 'phone No. 207. Next  new postoffice building, Vernon street,  Nelson.  *:   TEAS.  WE HAVE INDIAN, CEYLON, AND  China teas ln great variety, choicest quai-,  ity. We make a specialty of blending teas  and sell them in any quantity at lowest  rates. Kootenay Coffee Company.  JAPAN TEA OF ALL KINDS TO SUIT  your taste. Sun cured, Spider Leg, Pan  Fired; in bulk or packages. Kootenay Coffee Company.  > rEMPLOYMEN_VAGENCIES.  "TlEl_P~FtJR__[i____D^^RITE,    TELE  phone, itelegraph-or Inquire Western Canadian   Employment   Office, "Nelson.   Phone"  270." Storage���I have a large warehouse for  storing household or other goods. H. A.  Prosser. | .       ,  WANTED HELP OF ALL KINDS.���  Orders -for help receive prompt and careful attention. R. Pujfdy, Employment  Agent, Stanley street, -Nelson. Telephone  44. P. O..Box 582.  ��He Wvibxtnz  motives for asking that Mr. Wells be  made give way in order that' another  man shall have a chance at'administering the lands and works department.  The" Tribune has no motive other than  the one that all fair-minded men should  have, that is, a desire to have the business of the province carried on reasonably well. The Tribune Delieves that Mr.  Wells has not conducted his department  even reasonably well, and its opinion is  shared by many who have had direct  dealings with the lands and works department before 'and since Mr. 'Well's  incumbency'of that office. The Tribune  is an independent newspaper, and its  opinions are without party bias. It is  as free1 from party bias as any newspaper sin Canada, and its recommendation* to the premier that Price Ellison  of East Yale be given a -chance to do  wh'at'W. C. Wells has failed'tb do was  not 'because Mr. Ellison was a Conservative or Mr. Wells a-Liberal. Far  from" ��� it. Mr. Ellison is a < successful  farmer and has large interests in the riding'which he represents, and the riding  _Xt *  i   I �� ---v      i  he represents is the most Important in  the province from an agricultural standpoint. .Its people' have 'chosen ^ Mr/, El-  'lisoDYto represent'them?,'and* he is as  representative   of   Kis"  riding   as; Mr.  Wells'is of his riding; the. one'-difference  is "that Mr. Ellison represents ^ttiree'peor  pie' toJ Mr. -'Wells's. . The'-Tribune ' has  not attacked Mr. Wells n"s'an" individual ;  it has "merely attacked -liim Wan- official.  ,'Mr; -Ellison may be all the "Era.'says he  is^ but*he certainly 'cannot'be charged  'with* being a failure as ^commissioner  'of-lands and works .'until''he has-been  tried: The Tribune must take-issue with  the 'Era on Mr.:Wells's 'popularity. lAt  .the last session-Mr. :WellsYwas i the most  unpopular member of the government,  'notf even 'excepting"- 'James   Douglas  Prentice. Here is what.the Era says:  *v>"We'wo'uld respectfully ask the Nelson Tribune to. state,'truthfully its real  'objections to Hon. W.' C. Wells as chief  commissioner rbf lands and works. The  -Tribune*''"has).iof 'course' stated certain  reasons^ but they are'of;such a nature  as'.can"be easily,disproved. It has said  that-Mr. Wells ,is-incompetent. What'  proof'"can-The Tribune bring forth tp'  substantiate1 .jtliis  charge? Last winter  while the house was in session, the press  of ' the -��� province * unanimously declare'di  that  Mr/t Wells - was  by ' far the  b'estr  commissioner, of lands and works that  the province,ever h^d. They spoke ot"  his faithfulness to. duty; his ability-as  the executive*head of his''department;.*  his clear* cut,' -pointed"' speeches ,in the  -housej-inVfactf^he'-was-looked-upon-as;  'just the right man in* the right "place.  What has The Tribune to set up in op-  position to these expressed views of its  contemporaries?  Is" Tlie  Tribune  sure,  .���_ tj*gj_ ���****1_*, ��� *--j^ . ***!*_ �� **jl_L ��� **__. *-<_^ ���____���  '00'00'00'00'00'00*00'00*00'00'00*00'00'00 j. -^.^ ^.^.^.^.-^.^.^^-^^^^^^^^  THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY  ��� . ���  9\  to  to  9\  (..  to  to  to  9y  9\  to  rn        We will hold our regular Fall Millinery Opening on Thursday, Friday and /��  h\ ,Saturday of this week, when we will show the finest collection of French and m  a\ American model hats, toques, turbans and bonnets ever put on display in this ik  in city, "having been, selected by our Miss Darveau while attending the openings ��i  -^ New York, Montreal, Toronto and Chicago. -L  Some of our models, are from Madame Louise Sullivan Drew, of New York, "-���  d Paul Virot and "Pouganne," of Paris.  ,.We.specially.invite all the ladies of Nelson and other towns to call and  spec, this 'magnificient collection.  9\  =-to  ' to-  >     to  to \      y- 36 Bakep Street, Nelson. to  %r- M  *^?g0.00 ��� 00,.00'. 00 *00.��0 *00 * 00 *00 . & *00 * 0* *00 * 00\*00 * ^ *    ��___   *>^*2^��'^*^^'' __|.,^-->-' ***^*^__. ��>��.'!_-.' ^���������.���YIS*' *���!��.��� ^^.*��t_\. '"���fc >m_'_A  T   __*��� JH   Jfc  jfc   _*   ifflli   _*   If   _P   JP    *j_��  JMl   ____*  JT��   JT-   JTi   Zj*       lflf   ^���JS'^��--,��   *&.  l^-^lfc--,^'*^-'^i_'**-^_>'*a_.>����K��������_p_��^>����_s3_rf  -^���"B^'^K'^T'^*^^ ���^���fc"����. ���>*k*>��-. ���^��_''����_> ���*��-_���'��__-^_ ���*��__��� ^-     \VP   '00'00' 00'00' 00'00' 00'00' 00'00' 00'00*00*j0 ���^0*00 -S  to  to  IRVIN  i'jf MW&s  &&l>  -twit'*^^ u^u^irr  '*f  s  TELEPHONE 39.  P.O. BOX-627.--  Nelson Saw & Planing Mills  '-���''���'    'Zy"<y     i.   -XjiMiT-ai-. .' ��� -1 \ , , '  CHARLES HILLYER, President.' .- : HABRY'hOUSTON," Secretary.,  we ore prepared to ont'the largest bill  any time.  The largest stock of sash,  COAST LUMBER OF ALL. KINDS ON, HAND  ���'Y1',   * OFFICK AND YAKDS:   CORNER HAIiL AND FRONT STRKKTS.       . - ,..     '  iiilimniiiiiiiliiiimmnMiiiiiiliiil  THAT FINE BLEND OP CEYLON TEA  we are selling at 30 cents por pound Is  giving the best of satisfaction to our many-  customers.   Kootenay   C-ftee   Company.  WANTBD���MINING PROPERTIES.  ~PREE MIL___N:G~G^LI)"pROPERT___-.  We are anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospectors' Exchange, Nelson, B. C, Room 4,  K. W. C. Block.  GOLD, COPPER, SILVER, LEAD  mines and prospects wanted. Send report  and samples to the Prospectors' Exchange,  Nelson, B. C, Room 4, K. W. C. Block.  NOTICES OF MEETINGS.  ,    .TRADES AND LABOR UNIONS.  ~^n>nBj__-n-Ni^^  Meets in Miners' Union Hall, northwest  corner of Baker and Stanley streets, every  Saturday evening at 8 o'clock, visiting  men. bers welcome. M. R. Mowat, president; James Wilks, secretary. Union scale  ������ol wages for Nelson district per shift: Machine men $3.50, hammersmen $3.25, muckers, carmen, shovelers, and other underground laborers $3. '  LAUNDRY WORKERS' UNION.���  Meets at Miners' Union Hall on fourth  Monday In every month at 7:30 o'clock p.  rn. B. Pape, president; A W. McFee, aec-  retary.  SUBSCRIPTION   RATES.  Daily by mail, one month *j  50  Daily by mail, three months 1 25  Daily by mall, six months 2 50  Dally by mail, one year  6 00  Semi-weekly by mail, three months...    50  Semi-weekly by mail, six months 100  Semi-weekly by mail,  one year 2 00  Postage to Great Britain added.  ADVERTISING   RATES.  _  Advertisements run regularly  per inch per month 14 00  If run less than a month, ptr inch per '  insertion  Classified Adi and Legal Notices, per  word for first insertion   For each additional insertion, per  word      Wholesale and Business Directory Ads  (classified),'per line per month   Notices of meetings of Fraternal Societies and Trades Unions, per line  per month    1  1-2  60,  Address all letters���  THE   TRIBUNE   ASSOCIATION,   Ltd.  John Houston, Manager. Nelson, B. C.  *  * NOTICE  TO  SUBSCRIBERS  * BY   CARRIER.  ._        '  *  *  *  From and after TODAY, all  delivered by carrier, will be required to pay the carrier on Saturdays the sum of TWENTY  CENTS, the price of subscription  per week.  .~H~.  *  *  *  +  that(,the. lands, and works department,  would be^ better handled if its, .Conservative friend/'Price Ellison "of" Vernon,  was at the head of it?-Mr.'Ellison has,  no ability to speak of; -he is a Very 'ordinary man 'and has never distinguished  himself either in or out of the house.  His one distinguishing feature is ,his'  ability to look out for himself.'Yet this  is the'man The Tribune would have take  Mr. Wells's place in the cabinet." There  must be some' other ��� reason which The  Tribune does not care to make public,-  but1 which*vwill 'have to* be forthcoming  if Mr. Wells is turnedfdo\vn."  TTimmmi;niiiim.nmiimiiiniiimiiinii.ini���Ti__f  THE   PROSPEGTORS^^^HANGE  .,.'., No. 4, K. IV. C. Block, NELSON, B. O. .  -��� ,     ., .Gold/Silver-Lead and Copper Mines wanted at the Exchange.  Y ',���;-* ,  .Free lulling Gold Properties wanted at once for Eastern Investors.  . - Parties having mining property for sole are requested to send samples of their ore to the  Kxchange for exhibition.   Wo desire to hear from all prospectors who have promising mineral  laims in British Columbia.   l r. _ * . ���      - ���     r*   ;        i ..     -     ��       .    \  m '      Prospectors and mining men are requested to make the Exchange their headquarters when  2 , ~ Nelson.-, ,.      ,    t vl, - ,'-.,���,.'  'All samples should be sen. by express, Prepaid.  Correspondence solicited.  ^  "' 'Address all communications to- -- ' . ,     - . ,'      'Z"'\-  '    J '  Telephone 104    -    , ANDREW  F.  ROSENBERGER,  \'- Z  P. O. Box 700     ; Nelson, B. C. |  ^T...i<ll-_TTTTTTTTTl��-ll>itt��..r��..ii��illtllJltlIlTllrTll��ti-i��tir>TTrrTTrT.��T��ii��������ti��iliTj>i.��t.lt_rTTTTrT^  AC0MPLETE LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  <-   Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  local and ooast.  Flooring-  -*���.'" -. looal tand coast.  .    Newel Posts.  Y    . y Stair Rail  Mouldings,'  '' .     Shingles  Rough and  Dressed Lumber  *' , Otsll kinds.  IT V_HAT TOU WANT IS NOT? IM 8T00-t  ,. _  WI wm _t____ rr *ob ron  ' CALL AND QAT PRIOBB,  On the construction ot tho Arrowhead &  Kootenay railway in the Lardo district.  HIGHEST WAGES PAID  ' In order tov secure  men without delay  ordinary labor,.will be paid J2.25 per.day/  and.axemen J2.50 per. day..  J_ A. Sayward  '   HALT. AND T.AI._ STKBRTS. NTIMION  *************Hl************l(r  rtheTflght-of~the���sawmillVownersT^who  have certainly as great a grievance' as  ~the mine owners.  ���**  *W*-H-**����H~K��  BARBERS'  UNION,   NO.  196,   OF THE  ;:;IhternatI6nal Journeymen Barbers' jUnloa  iif,ot>iAmerica, meets first _uid third ]Jton_ay_  ���;;���"_��_������,each' month In'MIners' Union HaU at  '  g_�� sharp.  Visiting memhers Jnvlted.  K.  _______hon. president; J. JO. Matheson, sec-  :  -re__rr-4z___ui_r: _T, Q. GaxQaar. __o_o_3f_if  xfjsuama^xzZx rrx7x-'-:y Z7Z'''  The Golden Bra is the personal organ of Hon. W. C. Wells, who holds  down a seat in premier Dunsmuir's cabinet because of the fact that he is a  Liberal, not because of his ability or  because of his prominence as a politi-  As an illustration of the inequality  of taxation in this province the following'is given: The mine owner takes out"  1500 tons of ore, of which' 500 tons are  '"shipped and treated at a profit, the remaining 1000 tons,* being low grade, are  left on the dump. Finally the mine-  owner ships the 1000 tons of low grade  ore, which has cost him all it is worth  (?5 a ton) to mine. He gets a freight*  and treatment rate of $3.50 a ton, which  leaves him $1.50 a ton, on which he is  required to'pay the province a tax of 2  per cent The tax on the 1000 tons of low-  grade ore is just ?30, which, according  to some newspapers is a grievous burden on the mine owner. The owner of  a sawmill purchases a million feet of  logs cut on crown land. The logs are  scaled as soon as delivered at the mill  pond or mill yard, and the government  stumpage of 50 cents a thousand is paid  on demand. Out of the million feet of  logs the sawmill owner will probably  have 100,000 feet of culled; or unsaleable  lumber left on his hands, for which he  has paid the government _$50 in taxes.  cal factor in Kootenay. The Era be-  Jie^es that Xb.fi ttQwoe 1 tas T_lt-_iorJ Yet, new_tpa_ters are slow in taking vp  Something definite will occur at Rossland within the week. A recently elected  director of the Le Roi tcompany is'on  the ground as is also a- representative  of.the minister of justice. The' former  has been sent out from London to make  a1 thorough examination into the conditions of the mine and smelter and the"  strained relations existing between manager McDonald and the ,Ros'sland Miners' Union. The latter has been sent out  by the minister of justice to see whether  the Alien Labor Act has'been'or is being, violated by tbe management of the  Le Roi. Both are said to be able men  for their respecitve positions, and once  they, make reports, peace,/ and consequent  prosperity is  likely  to resume  sway at Rossland.  * I.. _____________________  "R.-F. Green, M.P.P., of Kaslo, has'returned home. According to* the'Sandon  Review,, which, by the way, says Mr.  Green is a very good fellow .personally���  (praise from a slimy old- reptile)���  Mr. Green Is of opinion that either Eberts or McBride or Helmcken will be  called on to form a government immediately .after the visit of the duke of  York.  ' Mackenzie & Mann's "strikers" in  Kootenay and Yale have a very poor  opinion of The Tribune. There is this  difference between The Tribune and  Mackenzie & Mann's "strikers:" The  Tribune says what it pleases;-the "strikers" say what Mackenzie & Mann tells  them to say. The one is a free agent;  the other is a Hessian.  "MLHSTITE  AND    ' '    '  mS-MNCE BBOKERS  - -     > ,i . �� ,,  'Agents 'for 'Trout'"Lake   Addition.  (Bogustown), Fairview Addition.  Acreage property'adjoining the park,  And 3/8c i. Taylor safes. '  ,   These safes can be bought from us on  two year's time without interest  Ward Bros.  333 West Baker Street, Nelson.  [these  HOT DAYS  1  Double Jersey  'Buttermilk.  QUENCH  YOUR  MANHATTAN *  THIRST WITH  Anheuser-Busch  - Beer, Pabat. (Milwaukee Beer. Cal-  - gary   Beer,  Roisterer & Co. Boer,  Go8_oll Beer, and  SALOON  Double Jersey  Buttermilk.  COOD STATION WORK  ' '  'CAN.BE SECUBBD,    i      ' '  For   further   particulars   apply   to  Nelson Employment Agencies or to  the  if.************9************ft  APIARY AND GREENHOUSES  Greenhouse and Bedding: out Plants.  Lowest   Prices.  BEB SUPPLIES. SEEDS, FERTILIZERS  Agricultural   implements,   fruit   baskets  and   crates,   fruit  and   ornamental   trees,  bulbs for fall planting.  MANILA, September 29.���The municipal authorities have passed an* ordinance doubling the size of the gates of  the walled city in their part of the fortifications. It is possible.that the military authoritiea will object  .1  FOR SALE  5000 Treasury Shares in the Similkameen Valley Coal Company, Limited., ���  50,000,Treasury Shares-in the Royston '.Gold Mines, Limited.  Choice lots in Bogustown. >  Properties in all parts of the City.  Apply to  EE&INALD J_ STEEL  BAKKR STRKKT  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner of Victoria and Kootenay Streets  P. O. Box 559. TELEPHONE" NO. 96.  WEST TRANSFER GO.  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kind- of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agents for Hard and Sofb Coal. .Imperial Oil  Company.- Washington- Brick, Limo -Ss Manufacturing Company. General oommoroial agents  and broKers....  Allooal and wood striotlr cash on delivery.  ���.oojcpsimsw.^^ 1W flayerSt.  Catalogues Free.  3008 Weatminster Boad.  Vancouver  ip***********************  $ H. H. PLAYFORD & CO.  MADDEN   BLOCK  '    NELSON.  AND  9  $  9  9  9  9  V-  *  \_  CIGAR J  ._  Hi  tii  9  9  9  9  I TOBACCO  $ MERCHANTS.  9  9    9    9  ^ P.O Bos 637. Telephone 117. $  ���������� 8  **.*********************&���  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 285.  GARLSON & PORTER  CONTRACTORS,  **" ' '���      ������ ���"��� - ������    - ��,  NOTIOE TO DELIITQUEIIT OO-OWNEK.  To John J.  *UcAndrews or" to rany person  or persons to whom he may have trans-  fen ed his interest m the Black Diamond  mineral claim, situate on the noith side  of  Boar  eieek,   about  three-miles  from  the town of Ymir, lying south of and adjoining- the Evening Star mineral claim.  Nelson mining- division of West Kootenay  district,   and  recorded  in  the  recoider's  ofllce for the Nclt,on mining- dlvi.ion.  You and each of jou are hereby notified  that   I   have   expended   two   hundred  and  twelve    dollars    and     twenty-live     cents  ($212.25)   in  labor  and  improvements  upon  the above mentioned mineral claim in oidcr  to hold said mineral claim under the provisions oL  tho Mineral Act, and if within  ninety days from the date of this notice  you tail or reiuso to contribute your portion of all such expenditures together with  all costs of advcitismg, your interests, in  the said claims will becomo the property  of the subscilber under section 4 of an act  entitled,   "An Act to Amend  the Mineral  Act, 1900.' JOHN DEAN.  Dated at Nelson this llth day of Septem-  -ber-lSOlT^^-��� -*-   TIMBER LEASE NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that In thirty;  days we intend to apply to the chief commissioner of lands and works for pei mission to cut and carry avay timber ol. the  below described lands situated on Lock-  hart creek, one mile anu one eighth east  from Kootenay lake, commencing at a post  marked northwest corner, running cast  120 cn.iins, thenco north 10 chains, thence  east 120 chains, thence south 40 chains,'  therce west 120 chains, thence south 10  chains, thence west 120 chains, thence north  40 chains to place of commencement.  NELSON SAW Ss PLANING MILLS, Ltd.  Nelson, B. C, August 16th. 1901.  NOTIOE.  NOTIC). Is hcroliy givon that T intend toaDply  at the next silting of tho J_ owd of Lioonce Com-  mis-ionoiH for Mio City of Nelson, to bo hold,  aftortho oxpirfltion of thirty dujsfrom tlio dato  hereof, for a transfer of tho retail liquor licence  now held by me for tho.pioiiiihes situate on lot.  1. block 12, Itakrr stroet, MoibOri, and known as  the "Athabasca" saloon, lo Norman T. Mnoleod.  of Nelson. f. J. IlUSSEiLl..  Witness: Jj\s. O'SiinA.  D. ted tr is 27.li dny oi Snpt-n.be., 1001.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Office:  Two Doors West C. P. R. Offlee.  &_***********************  ARTHUR    GEE  MERCiJAHT. TAILOR  IiADIES* TAILOR  MADE SUITd.  BAKER  STREET EAST.  i����i-_-i_i>����*9**-��^  NOTIOE.  NOTICE Ik hereby given that T intend to apply  at the next sitting of ihe Bouid of License Commissioners for the City rf JWlc-on to be he'd at  th9 expiration of thirty davs from lhe date heieof,  for a tiansfer of tho 1-tetail Liquor Licenro now  held by nie for tho pierniseos known a. the  Bodega Sa'oon, situato on fhe fast half of lot  nine (i) in Muck one (1), in tho sad City of Nelson, to TOiUinni Wal___loy and Lav. ard C. Dav  id_or>, both of the said City of Nelson.  Dated this llth day of Seotombor. 1901.  ���  W. G. HOBINSON.  Witness: E. C. Davidson.  NOTIOE.  Wo beg to notify tho merchants and busines  men of Nelson that we have pui chased tho bus!  ness and good will of tho Pacific Transfer Company, which it is our intention of mcoiporatiog:  with tho businebs of th_ Nelson Freighting ac.  Transfer Company, we remain yours  It. H. WILLIAM***,  Manager Nolson I. & T. Co--  NOTIOE  Notice is hereby given that I intend to,  apply at the next sitting of the board. o��  license commissioners for the Cityof Nelson, to be held after the expiration >  of thirty days from the date hereof, for a.  transfer of the retail liciuor license now.  held by me as the representative of the.-  John Johnson estato, for the premises*,  known as the Silver King Hotol, situate on.  Baker street, In the said City-'of'.Nelson.,  on lots 7 and 8 in block 10, sub-division oC  lot 95, to M. A. Naismtth of the said City?  of Nelson. CAROLINA THELIN.  Witness: G. A. THELIN. ���������-.- ..  "Oat-fl this _th flay of September, 1M3_   )  .'M.. ..?��� .^-B-t'il-W^V^-r,. .MiiuWyuMVt_\._tr^'fW��ff����>._������ BAM OF lONTBEAL  CAPITAL, all paid np_. ..$12,000,000.00  REST    7.000,000.00  UNDIVIDED FRO.. ITS       427,180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount) Royal ...President  Hon. George A. Drummond Vice-President  E. S. Clouston General Manager  NELSON BRANCH  Cornor Baker and Kootonay Streets.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  ' V.-TH WHICH IS AMALG__IAT_D  TEE  BANK  OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up Capital,  Rese_v_ 3. und.  Brandies In London (England) Nkw York,  Chicago, and all tho prinoipal cities in Canada.  Buy and sell Sterling Exohango and Cable  ___p__> n ___*___*__  Grant Commercial and Travelers' Credits,  available ln any part of tho world.  Drafts Issued. Collections Mode, Etc  ���   , ���      $8 000,000  -     -     -  $2,000,000  AGGREGATE RESOURCES OVER 365,000,000.  THE NELSON. TRIBUNE,  SATURDAY MOANING,  SEPTEMBER 28   1901  ���       ' ��� '     __i ��� ��� .. '    3w  ���**i/ij*-fc  IMPEBMt BM  o_r  o_A.__>r__k.i_��__i_   '  BEAD  OFFICE. TORONTO.  Hon. Geo. A. Cox,  Presidont.  B  E. Walker,  '        General Manager  London Office, 60 Lombard Street, SI. O.  ���New *_->___  Office, 10   Exchange   Place,  and _* Branches in Canada and "  United States.  the  Capital (paid up)  Rest  $2,600,000  S 1,850,000  H. S. HOWLANp President,'  D. R. WILKIE General Manager.  _.. HAY Inspector.  Savings Bank Branch  -_*______ RATE OF INTEREST PAID.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed on deposits.   Present rote  three per cont. i_.  . GRANGE V.. HOLT,,   .  Manager Nelson Branch. <-.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THE   --BRENT 'BATE 'OB"   INTEREST  All/.WED.  to  toto  ___-���&^^^^:^-___..^-__&___&___& _- __  ^/^^���^^^^^^^^^.1__?-^^^.^rsSf_rS^__P__P *  I  HFFJf  You never hear  We are Waiting for You, and wifl  Give You "White Treatment."  DOOLEY ON ATHLETICS  We're gettin' to be th' greatest sport-  in' nation in th' wurruld," said Mr. Hennessy, who had fceen laboring through  pages of athletic-intelligence which he  could not understand.  "Oh, s_-we ar-re," said Mr. Dooley.  "An' I wondher does it do us an-ny good.  'Tis imported from th' English. They  have a saying over there that th' Jook  of Wellinton said first, or somebody  said f'r him, an' that's been said a number of, times since, that th' battle iv  ��� Watherloo as won on th' playin' fields  iv Eton, that bein' a school where th'  youth of England an' Pittsburg is sint  f'r eddycation. (  "It was not. Th' battle iv Watherloo  was won on th' patato fields iv Wexford  an' th' bog patches iv Connock, that's  where 'twas won. Th' Fr-mch ana a good  iightin' people an' a Fr-inchman couldn't  hit a goluf ball with a scoop shovel. Th'  Germans is a hardy race an' thoy thrain'  on Westphalyan an' Bopdweiser, an'vth'  only exercise they have is howlm' at  - sangerfest. Th' Rooshyans'is a!'terrible  crowd, an' they got then strength by  standin' on th' corner _skin' if ye have'  anny ol' clothes ye'd like to sell of be  (-matchin' kopecks 'f'r th' vodkies.  "Ar're wo anny betther for bein'- th'  high tinnis experts, th' intherprism'  lowsmen, th' champion yachters iv th'  wurruld thin we were whin we were th'  champeen puddlers,* milkers, plow ers an'  scwm' machine agents?  ���*. "Why is England lo&in' her supremacy, Hinmssy? Because Englishmen  git down to their jobs'at aliven o'cclock  figuring a golf score on their cuffs an'  lave at a quarter-, to twelve on a bicycle.  We bate them because it was th' habits  iv our joynts iv commerce- f'r to be ,up  with th' .cock an' down to th' damper  moves. Did ye ever hear of Grant' ever  wearm' anny medals for a" hundred  yard dash? Did annyone ever tell you  iv, th' number iv base hits made by  Abraham .Lincoln? Is there anny record  'iv George Washington doing a turn on  a trapeeze, or Thomas Jefferson gettm'  th' money f'r throwin' th' hammer?  "In me younger days it as not con-  sidhered respictable f'r to be an athlete.  An athlete was always a man that,was  not sthrong enough f'r wurruk.  Fractions druv him from school an' th' vagrancy law druv him to baseball. We used  to go out to th' baseball game to see  him "sweat an' to throw pop bottles at  th' empire, but none iv his family was  lvver proud iv him except his yunnger  brother. A good seat in th' bleachers, a  bottle handy f'r a nefarious decision at  first base an' a bag iv cracker-jack was  as fai   as  I  ivver got toward bein' a  sportinVcharacter, an", look at me now!  Ye can't have yer strenth an' use too,  Hinnissy. I gredg th' power I waste in  walkm'   up   stairs   or,  puttin'   on   me  specs."   ' -  ,    "But , 'tis* godd f'r th' women," said  Mr. Hennessy.  "Is it faith?" said Mr. Dooley.   "Well  it may be, but it's no good f'r th' woman  f r.th' men. I "don't know anything that  cud be more^ demoralizin'   thin to   be  marnd to a woman that,cud give me a  sthroke with a shtick' at   goluf.    'Tis  goin' to be roon iv fam'ly life.    'Twill  break up th' happy home.   I'm a man,  we'll say, that's downtown fr'm th' arly  morin', bendin' over a ledger an' thrm'  to thrap a dollar "or*vtwo" to keep th*  landlord fr'm th*^. dure. . I dispise ath-  leets.1 I sec that all th' men that have a  metallic rattle whin they get on amovin'  sthreet car, are pounds overweight an'  wud blow up if they jogged" around th'  corner.' Well, I come home at night an'  no matther how I've-been 'Here-you-d'  all day, I feel in me heart that I'm.th'.  big,thing there.    What makes me feel  Nelson* Bra_tch~B___is Block,- 221 Baker  Street.  .--' ^ J. Mi LAY, Manager.  Certificates* of work were Issued to O.  A.**Lovell," on the Goodenough' Fractional; H. H.- Hutchinson~on-the* Venus  Fraction;. D. R. Morrison, ton the Copper Mountain; J.,H. Grohman, on .the  Yankee'Girl; and John ��Monson, on the  Big Four,,-Hercules, Snowflake, 'and  Lerwick. r '  M�� .n-_'ll--l-. .in.-.   *fimiV��USto���ra k,ek,ne*   Nofc much!   They all get "White.Treatment"-��  big and 1 ttie alike-tlat's why.   The man we have never seen, who sends his orders by mail' is  served with  the same   sat sfaction as  the  man who buys over the counter.   The "BestTihe  House   goes out on ��t_\emo"nt the customer orders "The Best in the House."   We're not afraM  to 27 T18   ���     1 b/tWer *-ug��ing ��Ut and COming hack o�� th�� ***���   You donVhavt  to send a.dozen times ^efore the right thing Js delivered.. Our stock of. Watchesand Diamond *  jy|< 1S s�� I*?** that goods 'put on "memo" don't handicap us once in' a dog's age.   Ought to MpreJtv  FJ? good people to.deal with, don't yoii think?     * , B   ��� co,De pretty  M Elgin ani Walthaiii Watches, all manner of Cases; and Diamonds.   A big* and wis^y^enWtmerit-  to  9}  9\  v * -��-i_-* I  ...  ��H"I"I"I"I"I--H"I"I"I'-^.   ��M��H"M".-. .H-fr-fr-ft  *  *  ���i*  *  *  *  *   NOTICE TO  SUBSCRIBERS".  BY   CARRIER.  '   7. - ���   , From and after TODAY, all  subscribeis to Tlie Dally Tribune  delivered by, carrier, will be required to pay the~ carrier on Saturdays the sum of TWENTY '  CENTS, the price of subscription '  per week.      ,  , ' Our Watch and JeWelry Department have  no  equal in B. 0. . All work guaranteed.   Mail orders  ffv;receive our prompt'and careful'attention..        *  ' *-*4  "_l^__. - \   *       ���" ���    " ���   ' "��� ��� ���  iVw' -_.__*___.___ I . *���       ���  '' rr_-L,____:__^____:____-___>-_^'___''^.^'4-_/'>__^�� __e>��-^.0.0. Jt. \  N-^-^��*��r'*s^^;��^^^.^.^^:5^:&^^ ���  _^>  . u li, .7 ' --   . ,    ^.*iii^T-'Sr^i  / t    _  ' * *    ^      -I "*   5 _ -tf *      J       "Wl1 *" "    ________.-_. tMVl     *f��^  riumemMM  ~   ��ir .���*    J ir i>      .'       -^     ' ���____*"_>��4i.,_i5_  f'JS  .^H������J~W-^I-H-^���^^^^W��� ��� ���H--H-. *-H-M~H~_  CAPTAIN  SOLD THE RACE  befure thVcashter come; an* in his-ofSce    that ,way,   says' ye'.   Tis th!  allfcdavl1on_- in   hia ahirt _l_v__ _-'.c_t.      _i..._..._,   ' "I   ...-*"���.*    �������� i!*>__"���������  air day long in his shirt slaves an'-set-  to' on th' safe till th' last man had gone.  ��� '   Now/if ye call up wan iv these captains iv-mdusthree at wan o'clock "iv a  r Saturdah afthernoon,' th' oflico boys answers th' tillyphone. Th' Titan iv commerce is out m a'set iv blue an' green'  ' .knee breeclies,-bating a hole''in "a sand  pile an'���cur-rsin th' evil "fate tha't made'  "-lum a millyionare, whin nature-inten-  ded-him��for a goluf champeen. Ye can't  __eepA yer ,eye on th' ^ball an' th'r money  at th' same time.*Ye-vc got to be wan  thing or another in this wurruld. I never  know a good cardplayer or a good sportsman that cud do so much iv anny thin'  else. They used to tell mc that Napoleon  Bonyparte, th' impror iv th' Frmch,  was a champeen ches_ plaj'er but Hogan says he was only good because an-  nybody that bate him might as well go  down an' bo measuied f'r his ball an'  -chain. A rale high class chess player,  without room f'r annything else in his  head, cud close his eyes,. an' put th'  dhi inks on Napoleon Bonyparte in three  _BALPH CLABK, I. G. NELSON,  Undertaker, Night Call 238. Alu utgor  Furniture Dealers  Fuf]ora! Directors  m\6 Embalmers  Worth  Oak   Center   Tables ?3 50  Oak Center TaDles 6 00  Onk   C.ntcr   Tables BOO  Oal;   I.euther    Seut    Taney  Rocker    4 50  ''E'm   Folding  Tai le. 5 00  Elm   Toldlng   Table  6 00  Cane Veranda Chairs..... �� 00  Cane- Veranda Rockers  6 50  Vor  W75  4 60  S75  3 *5  3 75  4 25  4 50  4 7b  ��� TO    MAK.     ROOM    FuR    OUK ��� FA_i_  STOCK OB1 CARPETS AND RUGS  WILL.   GO   AT   COST.  TO CLEAR���BABY CARRIAGES AND  GO CAR1S AT I_.:_S TH_lN COST.  K. REISTERER & CO.  BHHWHBS ___.  BOTTUEBa OV  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular delivery to the trade.  BREWERY  AT  NELSON  S_ B. REILEY  SUCCESSOR TO H. D. ASHCROFT.  BLACKSft.JTH AKD WOOD WORKER  EXPERT KORSESHOEINC.  Special attention  given to all kinds o_  -rei>airiag and custom work from outside  .Mints.   Heavy  bolts  made  to  order  on  [abort __)____, .>__������  physical supeeryonty. ^Me wife is  smarter thin I am/1 She's' had nawthin'  'to do all day but tb.' housewurruk'an'  putting in th 'coal an* studyin* how she  can make me do something I don't want  to do that Twud want to do If she didn't  want'me to"do'it. She's" thrained to th'  Mninyit in havin' her own. way. 5Her  mind's clearer, mine bem' full iv bills iv  ladin'; -she can talk betther .an*.-more  frequent,! she can throw me-fam'ly in  me face an' whin har-rud put to it her  starry eyes can gleam with "tears that I  think ar-re grief, buf-she knows.different. An' I give in. But I've won; just  th', same. F'r down in me heart I'm  sayin':        . *���       ,  " 'Sussete, if I were not a gentleman  that wud scorn to smash a lady, they'd  be but wan endm' to his fracus.' Th'  right to th' point iv th' paw, Sussette.'  I may niver use it, d'ye mind. We may  go on' livin' together an' mo losin' a  battle lvery day f'r fifty year. But I  always know 'tis there, an' knowledge  makes me a proud an' haughty man.  I feel me arm as I go out to-lock th'  v. oodshed again an' I say to mesilf. 'Oh,  woman, if I iver cut loose that awful  right.' An' she knows it too. If she  didn't, she wudden't waste her tears.  '-Th' since iv her physical infeeryority  -make*'her-weep75~She_must "weep'oFshe  must flght. Most anny woman wud  rather do battle thin cry, but they  knows it's no use.  "But now how is it?   I go home at  night an' I'm met at th' dure be a female joynt.    Me   wife's   th'   champeen  ���lady goulfess iv   th'   Ivy   Leaf   Goluf  club;  th' finest oarslady on th' canal,  a tinnis player that   none   can   rasist  , without injury.    She can ride a horse  an' I cudden't stay on a merry-go-round  without   clothespins.     She   can   box a  good welter-weight an' she got medals  f'r th'  broad jump.    Th' on'y spoorts  , she isn't good at is cookin' an' washin'.  'This large lady, a .little peevish because  she's off her dhrive, meets   me   at th'  'dure an' begins issuin' ord hers befure I  have me shoes off.   'Tis just th' same as  if I was back on th' hoist.   She doesn't  argy.-she doesn't weep.    She jus' says,  'Say, you,' and I'm off on th' bound.   I  look   her   over   an'  say  I   to  mesilf:  ���What's th' good?   I cudden't cross that  guard,' an' me reign is ended.   I'm back  to*th' ranks iv th' prolitory.  "It won't do, Hinnissy. It's a blow at  good govermint. 'Twill disrupt th'  home. Our fathers' was r-right. They  didn't risk their lives an' limbs be mar-  ryin' these female Sharkeys. What  they wanted was a lady that they'd find  settin' at home whin they arrived tired  fr'm th' chase, that played th' harp to  thim an' got their wampum away fr'm  thim more like a church fair thin like  a safe-blower. In th' nex' 80 or 90 years  if I make up me mind to lave this  boistherous life an' settle down, th' lady  that I'll rayquist to double me rent an'  divide me borrowin' capacity will wear  no medals f'r athletic spoorts. F'r,  Hinnissy, I'm afraid I cud not love a  woman I might lose a fight to."  "I see be th' pa-aper," said Mr. Hennessy, "th' athletic girl is goin' out,  whativer that means."  "She had to," said Mr. Dooley, "or we  wud."  When^Shamrock I Was'challenger!  Several weeks  ago av statement 'was  published to the effect that sir Thomas  'Lipton, on his recent itrip-across'the  water to this country, made the state-  ,ment that one of his"captains sold him  out  in,the  last, race  for'��300.   This  statement was credited to B. F. Wade^  for years "one of.the foremost business  men "in   Toledo/ Ohio/  who (said   sir  Thomas"cmade that lemark'to him when  they were fellow passengers.- Sir Thomas  promptly denied it. Mr.^Wade. remembered that a prominent wholesale meri  chant of New York, John McCullough,  of the Belfast Linen Handkerchief Com^  pany, had. been< present and,overheard^  the statement. He. was rather nettled at  sinse iv    sir Thomas'* curt* denial 'of 'the assertion and wrote to Mr. "McCullough for  confirmation ofthe matters Following  the statement made by Mr. /Wade and  appended^, thereto  is the letter' fhe - received - from Mr. McCullough-Y   ���-���-.*'���* (  "On our second morning out from Liv^  erpool, Friday, August 16th, 1901, about  6:40 a   m.,  John'McCullough and^the  writer were seated 'at "the head of the  main stairs on board the" steamer" Teutonic  bound for-New-York"; when'sir  Thomas  came   up   the   stairs.   At  the  landing   we   arose   and   extended   the  morning greeting,, whon he asked us--to  be seated. During, the conversation we  wished he might 'Win 'the'* coming race,  as we believed it would cieate a livelier  interest in yachting for'the future^ when,  unsolicited on our part, and without any  reserve on his part, he went on to'^tell  us -how his captain had sold .out two  years ago for about  ��200 or  ��300���1  am not certain whether he-said "two or  three,--but that his crew was-true *as  steel. We then said that when he^found  his, captain was  not  doing what  was  right he should have discharged him".  Mr.  Lipton replied that he was,not'a  sailor and could not sail the boat, but  this time he had the designer with him  and  captain  Svcamore,  who were the,  -bcst-and-truest-sailors^in-all^Ehglana^  In a general conversation he was ciuitc  severe with his former captain.      " *  B. F. WADE. '  The letter he received from Mr. McCullough is as follows:  The    Belfast    Linen    Handkerchief  Company,   Limited',   Now   York,   27-29  White street,  September 23rd.��� B.  F.  Wade Toledo, Ohio���Dear Sir: Yours'of  August 26th received. The conversation  we had with sir Thomas Lipton is correct. I remember it distinctly, but there  appeared in tfne of our papers the statement  which   credits   you   with   saying  that sir Thomas told you that his crew  was, disloyal.   He  denied   eyer  making  such a statement and from your letter  you evidently did not, either. Some re-  poi ter got your statement twisted as regards  the  crew  and  it was  evidently  shown to sir Thomas, as he came out  with a prompt .denial. You have got the  correct conversation, which was to the  effect that the crew was loyal, but that  the sailing master and those who Were  under him were not.  JOHN M'CULLOUGH.  '   %"*'j '"^   -'���.,. ;���1���tt   he has -traveled',thousands of mil-a, and  his journeys, know no interruptions at  national or continental boundaries.  Now and then . his , observation-) - find  their way, into print, and argJe the  wonderful .vitality, of this venerable  .Canadian. _���<>'' j        -.  ,-K-Sir Charles'-recent utterances in England indicate, an unfaltering loyalty'to  Canadian interests. His re__arks\ concerning the necessity of reciprocal pref-i  erential trade,-, whether right or wrong,  at least indicate a keen intellect and-a  .determination-,,to, speak his mind  whether England, chooses to Wplease'd  ,or displeased.^Toronto Telegram. |-    *.-  it '    > -. \tr  .  Likely,.to Select a Southern,Route -���  - According to'the^ following, Nvhich "is  a press dispatch, dated''New Whatcom,  Washington, on Saturday, James J. Hill  isTnot anxious "to cross the/Hope mountains with'.a,.railway, but >��� has a tout-  picked out farther to-the south. .The dis-  Patch reads':,,.��'It! has   developed I here  that a personal representative of i president J. J.' Hill of the Great Northern  railway has recently inspected a route  fprNa' second-line of  railway  over-the  Cascade''mountains in this state. 1 It is  'said that1*the' trip was made on mule-  back from^the headwaters -of the!'lake  Chelan-country to "Bridge creek in the  Cascade'.mountains.". On. the- eastern  ��*ide of-the" mountains the Great North-  fern-is extending-its "system' westward  from Marcus, f Washington, to Midway,  British Columbia. :��� On the western 'side  *the line was 'surveyed 20 miles eastward  from Hamilton.^ Washington, - to -Rockport, Washington.    Between Rockport,  the present-terminus .of the line on the  , western* side of tho mountains,, to Mid-  . way; where contracts are said to have  -alreadyi-been let for, construction on the*  eastern side, is a- distance of, 150 miles.  It was to look over the intervening gap,  in which-lies Skagit pass,-that Mr. Hill  made, his-last trip.".      >   , *  Either Muddy, Slushy, or Dirty! ���  London is possibly the1. most inconvenient; and most untidy'city of Europe,  says* the London Lancet. ^ The streets  'are either muddy,. slushy, or dusty;  they are'littered with straw, cabbage  'eaves, newspapers posters,, and omnibus tickets; they are constantly being  grubbed up for some reason or other;  barrels of beer, coals, and other goods  are delivered across the footways at all  hours of the day So long as London  .is governed by, or rather dependent for  its due regulation upon, a number' of  bodies all independent of each other,' so  long will nuisances of various kinds  continu/5. -We_make_ no suggestion as  ^to who should be th .Tgbverning body7  but that there should be one-is certain.  ; OFFICE:-BAKER STREET WEST,' WELSOJJ, B.C.   , -.' TELEFHOJ.E ^ m.\pj 0.'BOX. 688.  ���--.       - ^ViA fr  *"v J  GARBLE, BUILDING STONE,  BRlGiii AND.LIIV|��_. -. . ; .  . -  >. , The Mansfield; ���' Manufacturing t Company' -  -ihave the above mentioned- building materials^,  .-.lor, sale at reasonable' prices. Special quota-'*.  - P���!3'''���. guilders��� and'^coritractors Yfor^largeJ!  ^orders. .    V;,/'V-.     ' "*  '. *' -C :��; ;.V S^StsC;  V^-   '   ' -hri'i   ,.'*w   ,    v '-, *_-'<*v**^-  . - .-���-^ ''7. 1*  -��� !,������������<--���; *��  ^BEQEBS. BirilAJL^PRtmiFi^' ^Ttl_Jlb1_b-^fD  ���a     a .   <��...�� ._*..#       - > " .*.* .->-  . ���.*������- -  _,      r*"*zmt^_*vtj^t . Xtro*������ ��-^__rCTt*.*���?r  . and crimTnal";';:"' ?..�� * ^wber.^iraCcivU^Wfl  /ci?,iyan��df crTffi. rer' ^^3^������^w*  '-$* ,��f Rossland,  City  V.  ���*f r. , * ^^  OFFICE:! BAKER STREET WCST,NflELSOJ., B. C,  TELEPHONE NO 219.  Iowa Town Damaged by Fire.  ���DUBUQUE, September 29.���A flre originating an the Pacific hotel, Clayton,  this morning swept through the streets  and destroyed five buildings 'and ten  residences, comprising the principal part  of the town. The McGregor flre department was sent to the scene on a special  -train. Estimates of the loss range from  ?50,000 to $100,000.  Mining Records.  The new locations recorded at the Nelson record office Saturday were: Birdie,  S., on Wild Horse creek, a relocation of  the Silver Bow, by R. R. Shrum and  H. A. Vanbuskirk; Bonnie, on Hall  creek, adjoining the Venus, by R. A.  Hutchinson; Ottawa, on the south fork  of Salmon river, and Majuba, by Joba  Rainey and George McBean.  Standing of the Clubs,  American League���' Won,  Chicago  ...'....J... '.*.' 82  Boston, 77  Detroit    73  Philadelphia   ..' 73  Baltimore  *.... 66  Washington  62  Cleveland    54  Milwaukee    47  National League���  Pittsburg    85  Philadelphia    75  Brooklyn    75  St.  Louis    69  Boston   67  New York 51  Chicago   52  Cincinnati   .-........ .*.. .48  Lost.  P.C.  51  .616  57  .574  60  .548  61  .545  65  .503  72  .466,  80  .402  87  .350  45  .653  56  .572  56  .572  62  .526  65  -.507  78  .393  82  .389,  79  .377  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 82 RER. DAY  rs. E, G. ClarKe, Prop.  "Late of the Royal Hotel, Calgary  ���-'_,4I  .-���Al  '5 -���_-!  NT HOUSE  331 TO 331 BAKER STREET, NKIflON  MEALS 25 CENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated Dy Stf-am 25 Cents to $1  IMEfyCAfl-AND EUROPEAN  PLANS  ffjadden .jouss  Baker and Ward  Streets, Nelson.  The only hotel in Nelson that has remained under one management since 1890.  The bed-roomc  ore well  furnished and  lighted by electricity.  The bar is alwavs stoei��ea ny the best  domestic and imported liquors and cigars  THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor. '  Co  Head Ofpicb at  NELSON, B. O.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  lr.the^ounty comtpf^enay,hoiJtf -,��$  ��� -at Nelson.Un-tho'matter'of t<___ ����.,?t_-^ -''1 ***-_*-*..  ,uy   h  22nd   Sw.inson  the. Personar"estattf'and%J_!ect"1ir _ ii,l Jd. " fy*   -, *?*  SS5S2-'Ni?Uc.0 is a,so hereby given {hat alir-;'  'MZ\  per-sons   having   claims   agalnvt   theSsairii%*-���   ^.  deceased  are  required- withini   tliii-tv rf-fv��    J"*-   '^  of the date hereof to forwwd 7the%: wlth^ * -' '~.\  de_I_-ationUltoS t^X ^rW^Yby ��2tuto5y^," Y'^l  Nelson a^resW116' ^d .^"iftrator �� .J -^  -.AEa.n(l.,ce ls also hereby given thaV��_.t.r  ���?^h��� !.st mentioned date said'ad mln Is tra-    Y'  �����r w'11-Proceed to distribute tho assets of -  the said deceased according to "iv. 4 ujioSt  ���-    V ^^1  regard   to  any  claims���. of which  ha 'shall '/JiSI  then not have received notice   ,     na-slja",      . -' J3j*  Dated this, 29th day of August  AVD" JSOL  ELrjOT &s LENNjh,  Solicitors for  the Admini .trnior.    "  OEETIPIOATE  OP  IMPEOYEMEKTS *  'NOTICE-CITY MINE RAD" ��� -vLaIM  Situate in the Nelson Mining Division'of  West Kootenay District.1-     * r'-VV"nl0,:  N__3onre locatod: About one mile south of  Take notice that I, Wiliam John Goewol  Free Miner's Certificate No" 50,5^0,' intone  i_\X%J*8s, froS  -he date heieor.  (o if.plv  to the Mining Recorder for a C_rtifl_.ite of  Impiovements for .the purpose of . Mal���  ,n?nrt 9roVi.n Gra,nt of "10 above claim  *��",._-fM,Tth'.? tal�� noticu that acliun un-  Jpf s,'l':tlon J7- ^tuU bo commenced before  "���glgs'-a-ice   of_ Buclv Certlncate-_of  Jm-  -pioveniejits������ ��� ������    ���     *���  . ._?ale**   thia   16Ul   a��-y  of  August/ AV"_>.  im-   ��� , ,   .       W.   J.   GOEPEIj.  OEETIPIOATE  OF  IMPKO1. EMINTB.  NOTICE-TIIE CHAMPION Ul_.sL.ttAl.,  c aim, situate -in the Nelbon mimng di-  ih . .oC^V-e^ ^ootonuy disliiol Wiiero  ocated.   On   Forty-nine   creek   ul._i.ii00  u.  fSr r,.?'\uhj;tIl,'lui.1'-   dain*   Tnkli   ""ce  iii.il I, ._.   W. Matthews,  acting 113 ugent  tor   Henry   Samuel   Crotty,   fit-e   miner's  certlflcato  No.   b��,970,   intSnd.   sf���t>   "ays  from tl10 date hereof, to apply to lhe min-  lr_ir,:,r���eoo,rder...or a oeilincute 01 imi��.o.2-  rneiits for the purpose of obt.iiiig a  ci own gi.-mt of the above claim. And  fuilhor take notice that artion, undMr sec-  _.?�����-��� '.1ust J" -"ommonced before the-ls-  untod thin lSth dav nf Julr.  A    I*��   lO-t  OEETIFIOATE  OF' IMPEOVEMEFfS.  Tiger, Kitchener and Last Chance mineral claims, situato in tho Nelson muTlni.  division of West Kootonay dl-ulct. Wherf  i?S_*tSS:a0n .MornlnF mountain on the ?ast  side of Sandy creek about one mil. from  T. �� R��m.en?y rlv^r* Take notice that ?  R. Smith, free miner's certificate 557t2b  acting as agent for A. Thorn, free mlner?a  certincate 55,670b, Henry E Hammond  free miner's certificate 65,6.9b, and a&  nandale D   Grieve, free miner's certiflcata  nsreof to apply to the mining recorder  for a certificate of improvements, for tha  purpose of obtaining a crown grant of th_  above claim And further take notice that  action,   under   section   37,   nu*-U   be   com-  HfleP���C.d 5e.ore  the ��ss��ance of sSSh cS-  tlflcata of Improvements.        R. SMITH  Dated this 25th day of July, A. D   im.  ^1  Y.. A Great Old Man.  Sir Charles;. Tupper, ih private life,  displays the jame, vigdrous aggressive-,  ness that .characterized* his speeches 'in,  the Canadian house of commons. A fine  figure*is sir Charles Tupper. ; Passing  into-the eighties, he possesses that  physical power and intellectual strength  which must commend him to the respectful interests of Canadians, since he  . auit tbe Canadian house" of commons,  HOTEL   KOSSLAND.  Third door from Grand Central Hotel  on; Vernon street. Best' dollar a day  house in town. House and furniture hew  tand 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.  Markets at  Nelson,   Rossland, Trail,  Kaslo, Ymir,  Sandon,  Silverton, Nev  Denver, Revelstoke, Porgnaqn Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade 0%, Mid  way, and Vancouver.   Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co,  .'SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  '���;'���" J. H. McMANUS, Manager.  Bar stocked with best brands of'wines,  liquors, and cigars. Boer on draught. Large  comfortable rooms. First _____ table board.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  ���"WHOLESALE AND RIOTAlL  F.SH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  i__yB_i__- E. C. TRAVES, Manager  .ORDSRS BY MAIL KEOBT. E PROMPT ATJBNTION.  OEETIPIOATE  OF IMPI-0VEME1.TS.  NOTICE-NEJ_SON_ MINEUA1. . CLAIM  situate In the Nelson Mining DlvKsion ^  West  Kootonay  District       f       V1B1��'**  or  Nelson? located: Aho^ one mile south of  Tako notice that I, John Pater .nn  Free Miner's Ceitificate No 5o,7_7. In.eSd'  .ixV!. d^? from the date hereof, to apSly  to the Mining Recorder for a Certinbata  of Improvements,  for the purpose or ohS  taiIJ,15s.,at<i.row:liGjunt.,of -he above clafm.  And further tako notice that action inl  der section 37, must be commenced before  prSviment-T   ��f   SUCh  Certlflcatr "of Tm-  Dated this 16th day of Augusts. D,  1901-   JOHN JATJERSON.  OEETIFIOATE   OF" IMPEOYEJ-Snts!  NOTICE. - MONUMENT..:..MINERAL  claim, situate in the Nelson mlnint' divl_��  Ion of Weet Kootenay district. Where located: At the;head.*of Grohman creeK on  Grohman  mountain.'Take  notice  that  1  J. M. McGregor, acting a!s agent for'Steve  Hawkins,    free    miner's.. certificate. .No  b50,435, and Louis Strand, free miner's certificate No. b37,293, intend sixty days from  the date hereof,, to apply to the mlninj? recorder for a .certificate of Improvenionts  for- tho purpose of obtaining a'jerown grant  that action under section 37,* must be com-  that action, unded section 37, must be* com-   ���  menced before the issuance of such cer.  tificate of s improvements.'.;'.':'')��� r* >  ���r, _ _ __.  ._._ _   J- M- McGregor. ���  Sated this 12th day oC August, wo. * _J THE NELSON" TRIBUNE, HONDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 30, 1901  PURSES  T  ll_' dollar you "make" is no bigger ��� or better  than the dollar you "save" We do not MAKE  dol-ar-, but we can SAVE them for you by dealing  wit'i us. Begin tha right way and invest in one otY  our fine PUItSES. Our goods are all new and our  pric*- the lowest.   No trouble to show them. ,  W. F. Teetzel & Oo.  NELSON, B. C.  VICTORIA BLOCK  PURSES  hA.  _      int4  I.-''J' l-  W    �����V     ���_ t-  bU  w&j? ��� i  I , .-fir  la��y *������ -r  I*-$--  ��#�� -  ��W-   ���  ��� ���*VJ -i '^ -*���  fitful? ,--.  IVi-^*.,  l_i-s.r--.ji. *>'���'���  iff.*. .���������>**  Fop the  Having added to my stock a large  range of Youth's Boy's and Children's  (slothing, I am now prepared to 'offor  '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  , Baker Street  J. A. GILKER  - < ^^^^.*^^^.^^.^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  \tiT w   US 1  PITY AND DISTRICT  Announcements are made in The  "Tribune's advertising columns of fall  millinery openings by Fred Irvine0 &  Co., Victoria block; Kerr & Co., Madden  block, and Mrs. Enfleld, Opera-house  block.  Captain Gifford has received word  from the educational department at Victoria notifying him that Miss Read, the  teacher engaged by the department for  the nevf school to be opened at the Silver  King mine, had left Victoria for Nelson  on Saturday. This information will be  pleasant reading to tho large number of  families now at the mine, who were induced-to take up their residence at the  mine on the assurance of captain Gifford, secretary of the school board, that  the school would be opened without delay.  For the past few days the rumor has  been persistently circulated that the  deal by which the Athabasca company  was, to secure control of the Venus property has fallen through. While it has  not been possible to verify the rumor,  it 'has received .some confirmation from  the circumstance that the Athabasca  management has decided upon removing  a Quantity of stores from the mine to  Nelson. This is taken to mean that  there is no prospect of the company resuming work either on the Athabasca or  the-Venus within the immediate future.  iffl^i. ���?/ ���'-___��� 'v'  WM74.1 - ~.. iig  - ���  i*W'&;    .'-Ml   .^'l'*  WE ARE SHOWING THE FINEST STOCK OF RATTAN  .> < --> GOODS EVER SHOWN IN THE CITY; .   -    * ���  IWfA   . 3  ��-. -  Pis- ��L  (m-'y<  life'  ILfe^-'  J-*   .     r-irt  th       />,-  !��� _.     r,��  Ir - a .'  ���v.1' --     '-  -. "if,I  j V' ��� <���  ii t. ���  * ,  f'** -, >   i '  m c  *._"'. ~' 'f *���  D  & CO.  to  to  to  to  REFRliiERATORS       HAiVlMQCKS  "f.Now is your time. to.< get* a bargain in. these lines--as we  ;niust' dispose;of them' a.11 this month. If you. want'* one or  \bbtli of these lines the price won't'hinder you. -  -  *"       _ r * * * ���*  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   OO.  Importers and Dealers ln Shelf and Heavy Hardware.  !-rF"TOU-W-ANT^A-PERFEbT-OTJP-OF-TEA-I[SE--  EXCELSIOR  THE FAMOUS CEYLON  ���*--������   ��� ���     ��������������������� B  i  For Purity and Flavor it is Unsurpassed  Eetails at 40, 50 and 60 cents, per pound  ,.,Packed expressly for  Wm.   Hunter   &  Co.  CONNECTING ST0EES AT  1  JL,.;,,,.,  '&��,;!};! f.-r-J,  h&zrvJi^J  _P(- ���?.*.,'rJ*r.t  ��� '  suit  iiiiZxxrxx:'';  Yesterday morning at 2 o'clock .Maggie,  wife of Wilfrid Morley, died of typhoid  fever at the Kootenay Lake general hospital. Mrs.'' Morley was aged 19 years  and was a wife but a short time, having  been married in Victoria, where she  was raised and her mother resides, only  four weeks ago. She.and her husband  came to Nelson directly after they were  married, and during her short residence  here she had a.number of friends. Her  mother arrived from Victoria a.few minutes before she died. .The funeral Will  be from the residence of^Mr. ^Morley, 311  Victoria street, this afternoon at 2:30  o'clock. - Victoria Times and Colonist,  please copy. \   ���   ��� .  John Snyder/ the prisoner, who committed suicide in ithe Grand Forfts jail  on'Friday, was the man ��� who , walked  ���out of the. pro vincial jail, yard in this  city a* short time ago. At'the time of  his escape Snyder had'but seven days  to serve on a six month's sentence, and  '-for this reason was employed as a trusty  about the institution. Since his' escape  from letters'he" had" written to the provincial- jail officials, ,:\f ������ js ^evident 'the  man was more or; less, insane.- He had  left a quantity of -clothing and ��� other  personal effects ih the jail and in writing back for Yit gave as his .reason'for.  leaving the jail' the story that he had  heard the Yofflcials. .of "the '.jaij talking  over his case and 'his ^belief that they  were in .collusion with,_ the chief of _JoT  -Jice of-Phoenix'in 8Q*m.e fancied persecution of himself..After leaving Nelson-  Snyder, worked .for a few; days at the  Northport smelter,'"but. left there in.  order to get out of ,the way of' the. po7  lice .officers,'whom he.'tthought.,*vyere  after ,him.', ; '.,      '' "   ���     "'   ,f -���-  It is /reported that .A.- H. Kelly, is  meeting with great success in his development of the May and Jennie property  on Forty-nine creek, which was1 under  bond-* to the Fleutot syndicate. for sevr  eral. months. One of the > reasons * asf  < signed for throwing up the bond'by the  Fleutot syndicate was that in- raising  for the pay chute, from the lower level  to .-the .upper . level, it had been , lost  c-gmpletely. Since taking over, the property Mr. Kelly has given his entire attention to exploratory work ip this upraise, with a view to finding tb. pay,  chute, and it is reported that he has  been altogether successful, The explanation given for the missing of the pay  chute by the previous operators is that  -the~chut.rtook-a-greater-dip~than"iirwas  supposed * to have, and that, in raising  the.'Fleutot people encountered a barren-portion* and passed through without recognizing it. In this way it is said  that the 'chute was completely .missed  and the upraise was put up behind the  body of ore it was being driven to tap  instead of running up with it. The story  that Mr, Kelly disclosed the chute of  ore he was after with comparatively few  shots furnished a good illustration of  how easy, it is to miss what is' being  sought under ground. Sinking is being  done pn the' ore body and the lower  tunnel will be ^continued to tap it on  that level. Those who aro familiar with  the property say that recent developments arc such as should very shortly  restore it to favor, and that the present  showin; is sufficient to warrant the  erectio* of a small mill. "'>.  John Gallagher- a stonemason employed jat the Kaslo marble quarry, occasion'fl the police a good deal of worry  on Sat rday. He came to the city on the  morniig steamer and "proceeded to fill  up on iquor. It was soon noised around  that tlere was a man in the city from  Kaslo who had been in a shooting affray  in tha; city- and that he was carrying  a coui le of bullets around in his body.  As Gillagher was doing considerable  talkinc himself, the police had no difficulty n locating him. To chief Jarvis'  Gallagner repeated that he had been shot  twite/ but he professed to .know nothing fu *ther about the matter beyond the  fact ttat the shooting had taken place  while he was in Kaslo on the previous  evenii g. The police decided to have the  mans . ounds examined and he was taken  to Dr LaBau. The examination showed  that Gallagher had been stabbed instead  of --shpto but - none of the wounds were  serious. One slash on the wrist required  a couple" of stitches, but two stabs, evidently from a small-bladed knife, which  were (found on the lower portion of his  body, did not require attention. When  assured that he had not been shot Gallagher appeared to be greatly relieved,  and it. once proceeded to load up. He  was fathered in for drunkenness, by the  police a few hours later, and by way of  diveipion smashed in one of the door  panels of the lockup. He will come before the police magistrate this morning, when it isithought some light will  be thrown upon the circumstances connected'with his wounding.  PERSONALS.  W. P. Dickson, of the Kootenay Electric Supply &-Construction Company,  left Nelson yesterday on a trip to Great  Britain. -Mr. Dickson has been in poor  health for some time past and the present trip has been undertaken principally  on this account.  William Connel has. returned to Nel-  son-after spending four months in Fernie./He reports building operations as  fairly active in and around the coal mining I towns and says there is a greater  demand for, carpenters than there are  men offering. -'  '���J.' L. -Heitaliack, who is operating the  old 'l Washington -mine in the Slocan,  arrived in Nelson yesterday from Kaslo.  He|is accompanied, by O. T., Stone, who,  in the palmy .days of Kaslo, handled the  greater part bf the real;estate, business.  , , j' -. .,. ,  ,y '        .   ..;','o-f  i,,     t,r  /'p. Maiden, of London/'England, is  spending a .few days in Nelson on his  ,way east. For" some time past while in  London; Mr.- J_alden has devoted himself  to {the slum 'mission fleld.    -        -  Albert Sullivan,* the new principal of  ti.4'N��son public school, ajrit��d in the  city,oil Saturday from Revelstoke. He  will 'enter' ution his duties at ence. ���> ! .  f.'.-i*.!.   -, ...*.'' ____ -..';��� ���'-    j  D. Hunter Gordon of^Victoria, arrived  in Nelson' on* Saturday.-JHe will join the  staff of tlie Nelson branch of the'CanT  adian Bank "of Commerce.' ���-'''.  A. H. MaeNeill the Rossland lawyer,  ^is  over to attend  the  session  of the  county, court, which' opens in Nelson  "today.       '.!*.'  - F. J." Finucane, manager of the Greenwood" branch of the Bank of Montreal,  is in Nelson.  *' G..H. Miller, C. P. R. auditor of Owen  Sound,' is in Nelson.  Greenwood Local and Mining News.  GREENWOOD, September 29.���[Special to The Tribune.]���Dr. Temple of  Scotland, upon his return from a trip  -up^the-main- Kettle-river,- above Rock-  Creek, in conversation upon the subject of interesting more British capital  in provincial mining enterprises, expressed the opinion that whilst such  experiences as that in connection 'with  the British American Corporation would  of course have a hurtful effect, the success which has attended the operation  of the, Ymir Gold Mine and the conii-  dence that the London &��� British Columbia Goldfields inspires l*y its legitimate methods tend to encourage the  further investment of capital in the  development of the mineral resources  of British Columbia.  Hugh B. Gilmour, M.P.P., has been  visiting the Boundary towns on business.  Silverton, Three Forks, Alamo and Phoenix  WORKS  ROSSJUAIVD   BrNailN^BRIN-a  CDNliIFFH  & MeMILl-AN   '  Founders,  Boilermakers and Machinists.  ORB OARS, skips, cages, oro bin doors, chutes and general wrought iron work.    Our ore cars are  the best on th�� market.   Write us for references and full particulars.  SECOND HAND MACHINERY FOR SALE.-One 6-foot Pelton waterwheel, width 000 feet, "8 to 16"  spinal riveted pipe.   Ono 10x5x13 outside packed plunger sinking pump.    Rock drills, stoping  bars, __, &o. ���'���'  AGENTS NORTHEY PUMPS. STOCK CARRIED.  P.  O-  BOX 18a THIRD  AVENUE,   ROSSL___ND.  HONDI TEA  j. emm & oo.  The best in the market, in 1-2  pound and 1 pound packages.  Telephone 161.  50e a Pound  GROCERS AND PROVISION DEALERS, Houston Block, Baker Street.  THB BINDBJRFyPIBPARTMENT OF     II  __y_i_:-i. ..v*" r-^--'-'-li*'--'^-M"��-'"   ....   ..���.,   ... -,,.,^,.H:.,*..\_,*..._.  BOOK BINDING  MILLINERY OPENING!  ito  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  To the Ladies we extend a cordial invitation to tt  our MILLINERY OPENING on $  TUESDAY. OCTOBER 1, 1901  AND FOLLOWING DAYS.  tt  tt  to  to  Our display will be of French and American to  Pattern Hats, German Mantles and ' Automobile ^  Goats, American Tailor-made Costumes and Silk to  Blouses. m  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to    *  ftV Baker and Ward Streets  to  NELSON, B.C.J.  NELSON, B.C.  : KASLO, B.C.  ESTABLISH ED 1892  SANDON, B.C.  H.  TO SPORTSMEN:  We have the finest assortment of Guns and most complete stock of Ammunition ever received  in Kootenay. Mauser, Winchester, Marlin, Savage, and Stevens Rifles. Winchester Smokeless and  Savage Carbines. Ask to see the Winchester Carbine and Bouchardt Automatic Pistol, unequaled  for simplicity, accuracy and effect.  MINE SUPPLIES AND HEAVY HARDWARE  Blowers, Exhausters, Hand Shaft Pumps, Pipe and Fittings Steam Packing, Leather and  Rubber Belting, Hose,. Etc.   Agents for Giant Powder Co., Truax Ore Cars, Canton Steel.  The Jewel mine will shortly commence  shipping "ore to the Greenwood smelter.  Tho old Long Lake road is being repaired and teams will haul some 200  tons of ore from the mine to the Jewel  railway. siding, situato in the Eholt  creek valley about' four miles above  Greenwood.  S. 'H. C. Miner, president of the Granby Mining, Smelting & Power Company,  Jay P. Graves, manager, and A. C.  Flumerfelt, assistant manager, yesterday returned to Grand Forks after having spent two or- three days at the  Granby company's mines.  AT THE HOTELS.  PHAIR���Henry Roy, Rossland; M. F.  Christie, Winnipeg;' Fred R. Wilson,  Rossland; E. G. Hathorn, New York; F.  R. Mendenhall and A. H. MacNeili;  Rossland; H. Alle'nburg, Spokane; W.  V. Hunt, Bonnington; J. L. Retallack  and O.' T.' Stone, Kaslo; Charles' Sangs-:  ter, Rossland.    ���' *  '  HUME���C.* A. Bell, Montreal; Mark  B. Thomas, Toronto; W. N. Brayton;  Kaslo; -W. R. Wilson.-Victoria; Robert  Hodge, Rossland; John Callojohn,"  Trail; "Andrew Warnecke, Montreal;|  Archille Hagenauer, navy force.  ��� GRittD CENTRAI^-T.-L. McAllister  and.P.'R Sampson, Sandon; J. H. Ber-f  gey and, family, R'edeen; Ontarfo.  QUEENS���D. A. Rankin,' Lardo; H'.  L..McLean, Slocan; E. Lind, Ymir;'R.  A'. Hilton,-'Silverton.    .  . -*  l 44       *\      -���    y ��� r , '  NELSON���Robert1 Land' and wife,  Kaslo.'       ���,���  </'.-'���' -     .-".,    * ,  TREMONT���Alfred Olsen, Forty-nine  creek.  Fall Millinery Opening  Mrs. Enfield' desires tp,.announce  to'the'ladies "of Nelson ,*��� that 'her  Millinery,-Opening will take place  on' - -       .. -    ���      ,  TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY,  October 1st and 2nd.'  in the Opera House block, next door  to Postoffice. ���'-     ���  KOOTENAY  COFFEE OO.  Coffee Boasters  JPealer. In Tea and Coff86   *************.**.***���******  We are o .Taring at lowest prices tbe besb  "ea of Ceylon, India, Obina and Japan  -OS.  Onr Best. Mooha and Java Coffoe, per  pound  9  40  Mooha and Java Blond, 3 pounds  1 00  Choico Blond Coffee, 4 pounds  1 00  Special Blond Coffee, G pounds  1 00  Rio Blend Coffeo, 6 pounds  1 00  Speolal Blond Ceylon Tea, per pound 80  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY COFFEE GO.  Telephone 177.  P. O. Box 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON.  GANONG'S  GANONG'S  GANONG'S  GANONG'S  GANONG'S  CHOCOLATES  CHOCOLATES  CHOCOLATES  CHOCOLATES  CHOCOLATES  GANONG'S FANCY  GANONG'S FANCY  ���GANONG'S FANCY  GANONG'S FANCY  GANONG'S FANCY  CANDIES  CANDIES  CANDIES  CANDIES  CANDIES  THEY ARE THE BEST  You can get them at  MCDONALD'S  Baker Street.  FISHING TACKLE  15 RODS LEFT  25 PER CENT REDUCTION  COME AND SEE THEM  IF THIS DOESN'T BRING YOU  YOU'RE OUT  OF  TOWN.  OUR GENUINE RETIRING SALE  Shall stand as a record-breaker for time to come. - We  would rather count dollars than goods. Therefore we are  going to trade everything for dollars that we possibly can.  That is why our stock of Clothing and Gents' Furnishings  are going to be sold at such low prices.'  -   These prices show the extent of the reductions:  Mens' Tweed Pants, worth $3.00 for $2.50.   -  Mens' Worsted Pants, worth $4.00 for. $2.75.  Mens' Blue Beaver Overcoats, ^yorth $12 for $8. ,.-_  Mens' Grey Tweed Overcoats,' worth $12.50 for $8.50.  Mens' Serge and   Tweed   Suits,   former  price   $14   and  $1$, now $9.50 and $10. >  See our Mackinaw Coats at $3.50 usually  sold  for  $$.)  r 7 lb. Canadian Grey Blankets novv $2, worth $3.50.  ���   ��� All "Rubber goods at cost.  \-A" personal'inspection will convince you.  BAKER STREET, NELSON  (ping Out of ifosiness  I   Auction sffiE  DRY GOODS ���  GENTS  FURNISHINGS  BOOTS, AND  SHOES  HATS AND  CAPS    '.  OUR NEXT  'AUCTION SALE  WILL BE HELD ON  MONDAYt evening  AT 8 O'CLOCK  MEANTIME ALL GOODS ^  ARE  BEING SOLD BY  PRIVATE SALE AT.  LESS THAN,  WHOLESALE COST  _r\��    K     i> __V  IWBf ���^fM_MIIIIM_l____'<__H-_l  'Incorporated under tho laws of British Columbia,  Capital ,$1,000,000 in 1,000,00- shares       Par value $1.00 eacfr  All treasury stock No promoters and no preferred  PROPEKTIES:���Camborne Group, nine claims,,  Oyster Group, six claims. Located in the Fre&  Gold Fish River Camp, Lardeau Mining Division.,  B.C.   Large Veins.   Free milling gold ore.  FIEST ALLOTMENT:���200,000 shares now offered  at 50 cents per share.  In view pf tlie splendid showings of both high and low grade  ore, and the unrivaled facilities for the economical developing and  working of the properties, it is confidently expected that not only  will the ..present issue of stockibe sold quickly, but that no more  will be offered at less than par. Y  Address all inquiries or applications for stock to  p. tt box ^        Y s. m. itijtpGp,  nelson, b.c. Official Broker.


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