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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - August 27, 1883, Winnipeg, Manitoba DAILY FUEE west to visit their Sons engaged m farm tared at the Douglas House. NOTED VISITORS. rrirul of Hie C. JP. K. Magnates and their Guests in Winniyea. riicy l-cave Agaia i'or the I orty Persons in Kisi iCoyal Special Traiu. The Directors of the Canadian Pacific aY and their distinguished party Hh, American and Canadian arrived here from the south nin at 7.20. T gentie- yester- tram, t Strong v. order to examine. Ricliardson v. obtain- ed order to garnishee and surflmoas. Thibaudeau v. Bant obtained order to nay money out of court. Jones v." Clark-Judgment for plaintiff for ilclnnis v. garnishee. Judgment lor plaintiff for Judg- ment against gainishee. Coblentz v. for plain- tiff for ?7L 50. Burrell v. forplam- tifi'for Good v. for plamtiri for Weldon v. Patterson garni- shee. Judgment for plaintiil' for Garnishee stands. Carter v. garni' shee. Konsuit. Ontario Bank v. for plnintiJf for Rocheford v. lor plaintiff'for Pollock v. for plam- Nvestbro'ok v. for plaintiff for 839.80. Jones v. tor plain- tiff by consent for Brown v. tor plain- for POST OFFICE. lL Prince Hohenlohe, Luneiiburg, j lB a Short Hit.-' Which it Is Kcvoutly Hopert will be the Case in tins liistmu-.e. frO, iHi: Manitoba, and Gana- dian'racilk-, ''stopuing at a number fading cities en route hen N OJT Visile..... Tl-e lollowiiip is a list of the names the toembcr.s of 'lie parly iL Vice-Admlral Count Gleichen. London. Karl of Latham, London. Lord L'iohii.stune, London. Lord Ciwtkaowu, London. Potter, Brown New YHis Honor Lieutenant-Govcrnor Robi- UThe llor A. G. fnvprnor of Scotia. M -T Kenny, Halifax. IJuffas, Halifax. Mr! Crenfai. air! William Armit, Secretary Hudson's M P., Q.C.. London, ['ol'. KinV'sc-ote, C.B., M.P., London. Cul Kuevioa, London. t'oV Needhitru. 1st Life Guaids, London Sir John W'aldron, London. Donaldson, Glasgow. -V S McClelland, Glasgow. Professor P. A. Simpson, Glasgow Uni- r.. 13. Hamilton, London. Mr Thomas Reynolds, London. Ivlr W. 1'. Clirehugh, London. Mr J. C. Sibbala. New York. Hon. M. H. Cochraue, Senator, Comp- tCHon. Gi-orpe A. Kirkpatrick, Speaker, House of Commons. Mr. Hariiand McDougall, Montreal. Mr. Arc.hie Montreal. Mr. James P. Dawes, Lachme. The number was increased here by the addition of Gen. Supt. Egan, and Land Commissioner McTavisli. Notwithstand the ear! v hour at which the tram ar rived there "were quite a number of lead citixciis present, and greeted the distinguished strangers with a cordia mi- all proceeded to the r.inn- Hall, where they enjoyed a breakfast. Mr R. B. Hars- totie was highly commended by many of the visitors for the success winch lias at- tended his management of this first-class establishment. After breakfast many proceeded to the carriages providec I by Gen Supt. and liad a short cluve up town ere the train started on its wes- tern tour. The order linally cam. lor the train to move, on, and a start effected about nine. a.m. was reached at being o-'Aor lina-rv quick time, Regma was reach 'butdark. The party expect to re turneitl eroi, 1'riday or Saturday evening whSn they will prolong thier stay in the rnni tains '-nests of Hon. D. A. Smith at toil v -r ft' i. The names of the specia coUet are: Saskatchewan, Matapedia Qu.AppeUe, th flininf -ar -mukine car arid baggage v.u bcin AH will be observed, ther a number of titled aristocracy amonb the party, who say they are enjoying tn and Count Gleiche are nenlw-vs of the Queen's mother, lii former "hois at the head of a Uerma cmisratum society, in comand of divi'aou in the i'r'anco-Prussian war, and en iovs tin; confidence ot Prince Bismarck. This'is his first visit to the Dominion. Count Gleichen was in Canada about fortv years aw, having connected with tiie British fleet in North American waters, rendezvousing every summer at Halifax, lie was warm in Ms expression oi wonder at the progress Canada lias made since Unit time, and gave a highly interesting account of his journey througn country forty years ago. Lord Klphinstone is an old and warm On Saturday at noon the city post office authorities commenced to move their stock, fixtures, paraphrenalia, etc., to the new and elegant establishment, provided for there accommodation by the authori- ties at Ott.-i.wa, next doyi1 to the custom iiouse. The plan of operations showed executive skill on the part of the officials in charge, and the work of remov- ing the enormous quantity of mail matter was carried out without the slightest hitch. The Superintendent of Public Works Mr. Dan Smith, had the oversight of the work. The assistant postmaster, Mr Elliott, superintended the removal, while Mr. Hargrave, the postmaster, at the new building attended to the placing the furniture, etc., on its arrival. iJv six o'clock everything was removed, and the old building presented a drear ana iesolate appearance. The temporary post-office, despite its unprepossessing appearance from the out- side will be found very convenient in its nternal arrangements. It is fully five !eet wider than the old one, and having windows on both sides will, be more cheerful. There were over ten thousand letters to be removed and sorted, and yet bv eight o'clock yesterday morning busi- ness could have gone 011 as usual provided it had been a week day. The most troublesome piece of furniture to remove was the newspaper sorting; circle, which had to be sawn into six pieces, ine nionev office and registration ce- D'lrtrieut is on the left-hand side on enter- in.? and Iming furnished with a window will be found more convenient for tne transaction business than was the old one A door on the south side leads into an ante-room which communicates with the 'jostmaster's private ofilce by a wicket, i Tie location of the post-office mspee- or's oflire has not yet been settled, and will for the next few days _ occupy nis quarters in the old Ungtairs is the office of the Assistant- Eeceiver-General, and the Government Savings Bank. There are large and commodious vaults on both flats. They are built of brick, lin- ed with two thicknesses of chilled steel and one ol malleable iron. The doors are secured with time locks of the most ap- proved pattern. In the upstairs vault thpre will be three safes, only one which is at present in position. It weighs 9 500 pounds, and is one of the imest made: It is secured by a. double coraoma- tioii lock of a unique and recently mvent- Greateattention has been paid to the rentilation of the temporary ppstofhce, and the employes -will doubtless find it a much more healthful building to work in than the old one on this account. Thf. expeditious manner in which tne removal was conducted is largely due .to the care and forethought of the superin- tendent of Public Works, .Mr. Smith, who deserves the thanks of the community toi having- arranged matters so that the corn luiiuity at large nave not been put to an; inconvenience whatever.________ Hev. E.A.Stafford, of Grace Church starts this morning for to attend the session of tne Confer, enco of his church. Rev. Mr. Eutledge, of Zion Church, undertakes tae responsi- bility of providing a supply for Grace Church pulpit during Mr. Stafford s ab- will be for about a month. Arrangements have been made for ser- mons in the interval from Revs. J. H. Howard, of Morris; Wm. Kettlewell, of zfon Tabernacle, Hamilton; J. E. Hunter of Dominion City; and J. Semmens, of Emerson. KIVEK. Accidental JJrownins Body Inqest, etc. Shortly before noon on Saturday, the officers at police headquarters were in- formed that a drowning accident had oc- curred in the Red River, nearly opposite the Redwood Brewery. Investigation elicited the facts that an itenerant mer- chant of street wares, named Garvm, ana an elderlv half breed by the name of Josenh Ca'meron, had been out rowing when the boat capsized. Cameron sink- ing his companion elung to the boat un- til rescued. During the excitement some witnesses of the sad occurrence, warmly charged the survivor with pur- posely upsetting the boat, but no cause for such a base act could be ascertained by the authorities. Cameron lived with his family in St.; Peters' parish, and Garvm claimed to come from Central New Yoik. After several hours grappling, Cameron s hodv was found by the police, and an in- quest held Saturday evening. After a thorough investigation, a verdict ot death by accidental drowning was returned. STONE MISCELLANEOUS AND IH saiull and targe quantities. CAR LOTS DELIVERED To any Place on C. P. Ey. Tart ana Dice East ofC.P.H Station, Opposite Vulcan Iron Works. POINT jDOUKt.AS AVENUE JAS. G. MCDONALD, STONY MOUNTAIN LIME THROAT AND LUMP INSTITUTE. THE PROPRIETORS OF THE I3STSTITXJTE, OP MONTREAL and TORONTO Have Opened an Office at 1 06 ALEXAKDER STREET, WINNIPEG, For the treatment of diseases of the air tarrah, Catarrhal Deafness, ofSr ii_ _ Ciiiv mmnttff OUiCi Consumption. Suraeons personally, if possible, li not, and List Questions. We invite iree. We are most liappy our "best Pajtics difficulty, BlTould consult Oie of ".ntcrnational If not, write., enclosing stem P 'e invite physic.ians as well as BUlierere v> o 'roSyandeSm" InsUtateS Phillips Square! 173 106- Alexander Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba. By JAMES CROIL, Montreal........51 "A concise yet eompiehensivo sketch rise and progress Protestant effort in heathen countries from ayuielj un denominational standpoint. A Young Emigrant in A series of racy, useful letters from a young English settler. W. D, "RUSSELL, Bookseller Stationer, Issuer of Licenses. 532 Main Street, Winnipeg. TirecrvT VFn I liave toexpress in Uiepublic my sincere Of I was member) having been ,lli; limo liuve been in business, uuiks tor the liberal pati'ona.e on by nle heretofore in the old also to to "erve all whcI may favor me with tbclr patronage. A.'J KENNEDY, SESSION 1883-4. fLEETf GOD HOUSE to HIST oe Iiouse. To a good tenant a first-class will be offered SUCCESSOR TO KENNEDY, STROSV1E augis-tf CORN ER M Al N AN D QUEEN CO "REAL ESTATE. CO.. 102 Princes-! St. Grand Union Block. augl FOR INFORMATION ADDRESS REV. PROF. BfSYCE, College, .fP Winnipeg. OWEN SOUND STEAMSHIP LINE. FAST PASSEHOER AHD FREIGHT Route to Lakes Huron and Superior Points in and all ST. JOffl'S'School. Bra HOLY TBffllTY SCHOOL HOUSE Lower Provinces and New England States. THROUGH TICKETS ON SALE At all principal Canadian Paoiflo Railway Stations. WILL RE-OPEN ON WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5TH. The Pavorite Palace "S. S, MAOHET, T paves Port Arthur, immediately on arrival H-itnoverv Wednesday Jor Owen Sound here thS' Toronto Grey an Brace Railway. Passengers takingthi iout will s Wil.1 i j. read and you ship your freight via Sound Steamship Line. A. M. READ, Tilft! HELLMUTH F. 'B. LITTLE, General Agent. July House. MoNiOOLL, General Tratnc Agent, Toron 11J OMTARIO, All Saints and Coal DS FOR SALE, IN THE PROVINCE OF MANITOBA AND THE NORTH- WEST TERRITORIES. All theBe lands are carefully examined ana reported upon by competent Inepectore, and are now offered for sale on SASY TERMS OF PAYMENT PATE01TESS H. B. H. Princess Louise, FOUNDER: ividors lor the erection the above named i will be received at the office of the s K rov l lieport for tast Weefc at Kt. JofeJi's CeHese- The following is the Meteorological He- port from St. John's College Observatory the week ending Aug. 2otn Greatest barometric pressure, barometric pressure, on friend ot the Dominion, having rendered service 10 t'nis eounlryin many vraysilor at least for'y venrs. He imtl Count Gleichen were comrades in the British naval .serv- ice, of which he is an admiral on Uie re- 'The Karl Latham is interested in one oEtlie.-attic ranches ol: the Northwest, any takes pride in being a practical aHis serene being interviewed said his mission greatly misuuder- stood. The German Government had no intention ot encouraging the emigration of Germans to Canada, but simply ausire to ascertain how the English carried ori the svstcrn of. colonization. Lord stone is President of. the Canadian JNortn- west Land Company, and his visit will doubtless be principally in connection with tin; interests that he represents. The members of. the party will no doubt visit Uie coal mines near Medicine Hat, as well as Un; Lethbridge mines Belly river a short distance up the Saskatche- wan river from Medicine Hat. Calgary, branches and the Kocky Mountams will also doubtless be taken in beiore return- temperature, 81', 24th. Minimum temperature, 40', Greatest average hourly rate oi wind from p.m on Aug. 19th to 1.30 p.m. on Aii'v. -Oth, miles. Least average hourly rate of wind, 5. miles, Aug. 25th. Buiniali, 2.04. inches. W. Eearman, of Hamilton, is aud is a guest at the Dougla by tlib Mrs 1 ort ituated on the River Thames. Pharmaceutical Association OF THE PROVINCE OF MANITOBA. Tim regular semi-annual examination ot Conditions of Settlement or Cultivation Duties _____--------: o TOWN LOTS ALSO FOR SALE IN WINNIPEG, WEST LYNNE, PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, PAT PORTAGE, COLVILE, ELPHINSTONE FORT QU'APPELLt, EDMONTON AND PRINCE ALBERT. ii Principal Heilmutii Ladios' College London, (jntanp. Next term will comme ST. DIRECTED BY THE SISTERS OF THE HOLY NAMES OF JESUS AND MARY. WINNIPEG, MANITOBA. cne nV-Tnrl- i m All apprentices and clerks ?OA toether wirli the examination f( c of %.lo A day ot Septem Customs, expected via ljort LEGAL HEFORIC Clarke et al. v Shore summons to strike out pleas. et al. v. Rainy C.J. Aug. 25. Davis obtained Lake Lumber e a. obtained garnish ee order. Imperial Bank v. Robertson ob- tained order to enter appearance. MfKiiinon v. Munson obtain- ed summons tor leave to enter judgment. Imperial Bank v. Turnbull ob- tained order to amend. v. McCarthy ob- tained summons to strike out application. v. McCarthy obtained order for dismissing summons for secu- writ How- ard obtained garnishes order and suna- v. Murrcey-SUirrcey garni abee-McKay obtained garnishee order aUBeach rfiunter-Jcphson obtained in- terpleader order and_surmnonB. .COl'XTV COfKT. BEFORE ARDACIH, J. Moody garnishee- r, for J. C. Bishop, for plaintiil for Mr T7 the city House. Lt.-Gov. Aikins, accompanied Aikius and party, returned by Arthur train on Saturday night. Hon. Mr. Bowell, Minister and Commissioner Johnson ar to arrive here in a few days Arthur. Mr J S. Copes, of New Orleans, La., is visiting the eity for the first time, and is wonderfully pleased within progress. He is at the Douglas. Erratt, of Ottawa, has returned froin an extended tour of the Province ft-id Territories, having gone as far asGal- 'ary He leaves for the east to-morrow. -Rev. John Pringle, pastor of the Presby- wrian Church, Kildonan, w expee ed toie- turn this week from a trip south to re cruit his health. Archdeacon Cowley left Selkirk oy the Princess on Saturday Grand Bapidi and other points on the Big Saskatche- wan oil mission work. Mr. J. A. Copes, A. S. S. S.. who has been attending the meeting of scientists at Minneapolis, has arrived on a bnel visit to Winnipeg aud the Northwest. iir W. F. Orr, oi Toronto, an ex-inspec- tor ot Loan Compauies for Ontario, has arrived in Uie city en route to start a mammoth farm near the Bockies. Mr. J. It. Grant, of the Bruasells Pest, and late ot Wiimineg, is again on a. visit to the North v, est. He was last up with the Ontario Pi-ess Association a year ago. Mr. tlic great Dutch capitalist, -vrho has been visiting the Northwest for some stiu-ts 011 his return to Europe this morniua. He goes via Montreal arid New York. Dr Wilson, M. P. P. for North Dufferm, Thomas Duncan, Mayor W. J. Button and Kev.' Thomas K. Wilson, Rural Dean of Nelson, Man., are guests at the Douglas House. Mr A M. Naiiton, Secretary of the North are happy to inform their frienrls Becretary-Treosuror. DOEDK fflPBBSS CO, (LIMITED.) OFFICES NOW OPEN AT SWIFT CURRENT, Hx elv on the third Tuesday of August and the third Tuesday of. January. TERMS. per Se3sion. colors) the Institution 17 50 20 00 7 00 20 00 5 00 15 00 5 00 Maps and Plans with full information in regard to all can! obtained either personally er by letter, at the Company's Office 208 MAIN STREET, WINNIPEG. August 1st, JSB3, J. Laud M-A.I2ST STEAM HEATERS, GAS ENGINEERS, AND SANITARY PLUMBERS, DREWRY RATES REASONABLE. MAN. VIA. SELKIRK BRANCH, OPEOEIT1EEK, for _____- v? for plaintiff order for substantial ai, of Scotland Canadian Mortgage Company, nnd Vr William Smith, the Secretary oi ne same Company, have arrived on a. to the Northwest. Itev 4. W. Ross left on Saturday for Selkirk, to return thence to his mission at Wisher River. Rev. Euos Langford, of Oxford House Indian Mission, preached yesterday at Selkirk. He and Mrs. Langford return to their northern home this week, taking the steamer Princess to Norway House. Rev. Wm. Kettlewell, who preached m Zion Church and spoke at the Blue Rib- bon meeting in Victoria Hall yesterday leaves this morning for Brandon whence he purposes making a visit mto the Souris country. W H Kishey, of Dublin, Ireland, and J.G.'Wyld, oi Dundas, Ont., are going W. S. STOUT Supt. 0 CONTRACTORS Will be received by the undersigned on nesfiai, tne 28iii list PI, For the erection and completion of a ARD SCHOOL BREWER MALSTER AND. BOTTLER, AND PROPRIETOR 8F MAHITOBA SODA WATER WORKS Fine Ales a Speciality. Special Brewinss made to order, and Preuii.iiiii Present UHC Ales. Kxtra i'ortcr A cut of the RedwoodBruwery Malt House, the lamest in North- west Canada, will Bixortlj" appear in this paper. of Superior Qua without loss. ATTENDED TO PEOMPTLY -r c0BmFET CARS WILL SHORTLY HUK PAST PWCMI8KS TELEDWOOD BREWERY, MAIN STREET, W.NN.PEG. augU-mly __ ion can be ascertained. R D. PATERSON, Chairman, uig'23-ffi .______Tending Committee. _ CAPITAL, WOOD YARD i FOOT OF MARKET STREET EAST. Meat, The and Council the City of Winni- invite TEHDER8 FOR 100 ACRES OF LJffl Suitahlc- for Artesian WeU Comstracto r, nn Denier tn Iron 19 Me WILL! AM STREET EAST. P. O. BOX 8O4. janlrsl it-proof and general on. roini ft _ avenue with, sidings trom j-883. Locality mjuc ue mBu Best facilities aud K0od the cuy. lowest rates veara. cepted. August Slat, 1883. t par tender not necessarily ac MES BURRTDOE, Oh Property Committee aug22-27 PRICE DOWN. A lot of Sound Dry Oak. just, received torn Borne River by Rail, will be Bold at SAME PRICK AS TAMARAC POPLAR NO. 5 CAUCHON BLOCK. Ordere taken by telephone. RUHAH, RODGER CO. ;