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GOLDFISH HAD CHARMED LIFE.
Rescued from Sportive Cat, It Had Suffered Mo Harm. Au Englishman writes to a newspaper. *1 have had for two years t goldtish which had survived the oc casional accidents of defective water supply and ihe too intimate com pan lonship of playful kittens. Y'esterday I missed bur fiom ber arcu3lomed place in the -ratal bcvrh and. panic stricken ■ j the neighborhood iu vain. * the garden, unlikely spot was rately explored. Returning. I saw to my horror, in a corner of the house remote from the gold-hob room, the usually well-behaved cat toying with the escaped fish. Rescue was the work of a moment. To my astonish ment, on dropping the fish back into the bowl, she flapped her fins, breathed bcavtly and swam about with her usual sangfroid." Would Protect Poor Bachelor. An English clergyman has taueu up the cudgcla on behalf of tho un wary bacuelora of bis parish who may he caught in the net of those who may prove thriftless wives. He strongly advises them »o tnbist uikju Inspecting ihe credentials of the fair maids who covet their favor before committing themselves by proposing They are to Insist upon the produc tion of certificates guaranteeing the youug woman to l e proficient in nee dlework, breadmaking and potato boiling. Sock darning and dish wash ing are evidently optional subjects. On meriting upprova) the damM-i U emitted in return to ask for cfriih cates indicating competency on the r>rt of tho impetuous lover to gror uurters and vegetables. r »■ •*rryr r' COLONIST RATES TO CALIFORNIA and tie NORTHWEST Very Low Rates will be in effect to all Pacific Coast points FEBRUARY 15 TO APRIL 7. Denver to San Francisco - $25 00 Denver to Los Angeles $25.00 Denver to Portland-.- $25.00 Denver to Spckane $22.50 A daily line of Pullman Tourist Cars is operated between Denver and San Francisco Denver and Los Angeles Denver and Portland Libcial Stopovers on Colonist Tickets. For full information regarding train service, Pullman reservations, etc., etc., call on The Rio Grande Agent. THE STATESMAN, DENVER, COLORADO. TOO FAR FROM THE BOWERY. New Yorker Would Not Build Mouse In Canadian Woou*. He was such a typical New Yorker that he seemed strungeiy out of place In the queer little lumber village way ap In the Canadian woods where his nutles as a lumber Inspector called him. And his talk, which was ever ol ' the ponies' and the race track *eerned even more incongruous iu a place where Ins white men Hiked ol shorts” and “outs,” "two b> twelves" >nd "silos” and all the vest of t! e jargon of a lumber mill. One day t*». superintendent of the plant, who had taken a creat f.mcy to the young New Yorker, and who apparently loved to ilsten to the (inspector's stories* of how he “won three hundred on Roseben' and oths r profitable operations against the ring, tol 1 Lira he ought to invest some of 1 I? winnings in a piece of laud n* ar the mill, build a cottage and brir.fi hid family up there for the suit. mer. The Now Yorker looked at Mm in silence for a minute. Then he eject ed a long (stream of tobacco Juice and ejaculated slowly, "What, build a ■ ouse hr re! Say, when l build a cot t=»ge it'll be at Corey. an:l It von’t be Ur from the track That’s as straight a tip us you’ll ever g"t.” A woman never 1* comes so intelli gent that she learns It is ro pleasure to others to hear her coax her child to speak a piece. If people could be buried by-putting their coffins in the open air, and the living could see the coffins float up ward until out of sight, a great many rao'c people would believe in religion. —Atchison (Kan.) Globe. 1516 Orman Avenue. , PUEBLO, COLO. Saturdays andlSundays ! Mrs. Annie Davis ICE CREAM PARLOR —■ The Patronage of the Public ia Solicited The Golden Cbest Mining, Milling and Tunnel Co. Incorporated under the law* of the State of Colorado CAPITALIZATION 250,000 Shares. TREASURY STOCK 125,000 Shares Par Value $l.OO, _ Series D. Block of 25,000 Shares st 25 cents per share DOW Is the tune to ouy wnut iney are at a lerr tiguro ana in the reach of all. One teuth down and monthly pay men's o' 15 .00. Writ© [>ostal c*rd for circnlar for full information or cal *U office. 1223 12th street, Denver, Colo. G. C. SAMI’! E Sect BOARD OF DIRECTORS >li W „• COfriUKLL, REV. I. E KOl.lt l*r« *ic:n..- iibrnician. Denver, Pa*ttoi Zion liuptist c in J. W. J ICKI-M tf R LEW 13. 'K,N 0.0 SAMPLE, DR. P E SPRATLIN Ex-ai©niner Colorado Lc^mlntuit C A FR\NKLIN. Bailor Statesman. S/he ZteacUt-**-****-*"**^ 4 We are now pleased to announce to t | the public that we are now locating at I J 2057 J Larimer street with all kinda of L 3 hair goods and ornamental goods of [ J all kinds and we also announce we ’ « have a full line of millinery in the r i latest Parisian style in half and bon- I I nets of all kinda. r | Miss Genevieve Hallowell, prop. t Mrs. J. R. Hallowell, mgr. THOS CLINGMAN SPwC, l* Cigars and Smoking Tobaccos Xtfwt Every accommodatioo for ploaaure seekers. A home for strangers, faBA Agent Dr. Perkins’ American Herbs. \ PHONE 392 BLACK. « Pour of the most desired epota in Ameri kill™, cough and CURE THE LUNCB *"• Dr. King’s New Discovery /Consumption Pri«« FOR I OUGHSaeS soe a it.oo VOLOS FrM Trial. Sureat and Quickest Curs for all THBOAT and LUNG TROUB LES, or MONKS' BACK.