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There is no Butter on the
Market^-^ that will keep fresh and nice unless it is properly taken care of. Many storekeepers are careless about such things and very few have a suit able place to keep butter. We keep ours always on ice in one of the latest improved refrigerators. Call anU see for yourself and inspect the Nathez Valley Yakima Butter the finest made. Sole agent at Skagway is John Kalem, me Grocer MAKE GAIN More Goods Coming for the American Yukon U TANTALUS Steamers Pass Going Up and Down The American interiorbound ship ment* of freight coming north via Skagway this year are much larger than they were last year. The large shipments to the Tan ana are largely responsible for this increase, though it is partly accounted for by the action of the army department in sending goods this way to Fort Egbert. It is believed that nearly all of the American Yukon points will get more of their goods via Skagway than ever before has been the case. One shipment received a few days ago for Tanaca contained contained more than 900 packages and was valued at more than MOOO. Many shipments valued at from a few hundreds to #5000 or 16000 are being received. Niw Spring Good* New goods have arrived and are open for your inspection, at F. Woiland's. For Sal* Ckaap Sewing machine, nearly new. In quire of Mrs. Pope, Sylvester block. Wialtd Girl or Jap wanted to do general housework. Inquire at this office. tf At tba Putk?o* You will always find the best of wines, liquor* and cigars at the Pantheon Sa loon. tf Ov*ter cocktails, Olympia or Eastern, at the Pack Train restaurant. Whitehorse, May 27.? The Canadian and Columbian were both at Tantalus yesterday. The Canadian passed that point coming up stream at noon yester day and the Columbian arrived there going down stream last night. The latter steamer was billed to leave that place this morning. Nothing has been heard from tho Columbian this morn ing. I The river is still seven inches above \ the low water mark here. I getsTt Surveyor General Distou Is K? appointed Washington, May 20. ? William L. Distin, of Illinois, has been reappointed surveyor general of Alaska for a term of four years, beginning June 7. All charges against Distin have been dis proves His record with the depart ment is excellent. Ice cream, water ices and sherbets of any kind and quantity, delivered to any part of the city, by the Boas Bakery. When in Whitehorse stop at the Windsor, only first class house in town. The ladies find the latest and best at Harrisons' ? wr wwMW^awiiBMaaiwiawMwaw PERSONAL MENTION James Llpacombe, W. P. &. Y. K. "went at Atlin, is at the Fifth avenue hotel. He will remain in Skagway un til the Qrat sailing of the Gleaner from Caribou for Atlin. Mr. Lipscombe ar rived from Whitehorse yesterday. Mrs. H H. Norwood, wife of the big Bonanza mining operator, is among those waiting at the Fifth Avenue ho tel for the beginning of navigation on the Yukon. Dr. L. S. Keller is at Whithorse on a professional visit, and will remain there for a week. He is a guest at Barney MoGee's Vancouver hotel. R. W. Jennings and J. J. Burns are expected to return from Juneau tomor row on one of the local boats that will be due. Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Carroll have moved Into the rooms in the rear of the Alaska Steamship Company's office re cently vacated by Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Dautrick. A. M. Wallick, chief train dispatcher of the W. P. & Y. R, returned from Cowley, last night, where ho spent two or three days duck hunting. W. C. Blanchard is confined at the W. P. & Y, R. hospital, where he is suffering from stomach troubles. Judge J. J. Rogers is expected back I from Juneau tomorrow. SPECIAL SUE Kirmae Will Slaughter GoOils For One Week Until June 1,1 will sell cut |glass, sterling and plated silver goods, Havi land Chinaw&re and a fine line of man tle clocks at prices never before offered in Skagway. Remember? this sale is for one week and if you miss it you will always be sorry. Kirmse, The Pioneer Jeweler. Talking Machine* For Sale The undersigned has all kinds of talk ing machines and records for sale. Or ders taken for anything in the line not carried in stock. Jeanette de Gruyter, At Case & Draper's, Broadway. At the Pantheon The Pantheon Saloon always servos their patrons with the best brands of wines, liquors and cigars. tf All the delicacies of the season at the Pack Train Restaurant. LOOKS GOOD Koyoknk Slowly Bat Sarely Improving An old time Dawsonite writing of the Koyukuk county in the Dawson Mon day Bulletin says the cleanup this spring will exceed that of any season in the history in that camp. He says: "The cleanup of the winter's dumps should yield between 175,000 and $ 100, 000 which is a far greater amount than any previous winter's working. This, together with the work that will be done this summer, will bring the total output to a sum far in excess of any previous year." In speaking of prices of that country he says: "Bacon is selling at 35c, butter at $1 50 per roll, rice and sugar 25c, flour #12 per hundred, oat meal and cereal 25c, canned fruit 50c, canned meat 50c and 75c, and other commoities in pro portion. These are the prices at Bet ties, at Coldfoot prices are somewhat higher. "Wages at the mine are $1.25 per hour or $12.50 per day." KILLS BEAR Indian G-ets 400 Pound Bruin Dyea, May 27.? By telephone? An Indian employed by H. Klatt on the latter's farm, Rilled an immense black bear this morning. The bear weighed more than 400 pounds and was killed near Klatt's place. Position Wanted I A school teacher from Roseburg, Oregon, would like a position as copy ing olerk or governess, or any honor able work excepting cooking, dishwash ing and chamber work. Apply to Pe nial Mission. 5 24 3t For Sal* Business lot for sale, good location, most desirable in Haines Worth twice the money. Must sell. A chance to double your money. Address: P. O. Box 108," Balnes, Alaska. 5 18 lw Tan Dollar* Reward The Daily Alaskan will pay a reward of $10 for evidence that will lead to tha conviction of any one for stealing copies of the paper from the premises of any of its subscribers. Clayson & Co. carry the largest stock of overcoats in town. fianan ? Shoes ? fianan* Shoes ? Our Spring Stock of Men's Hanan Shoes are here. These are absolutely the finest mens shoes manufactured and once worn, you will wear no other. Patent Colt, Vici-Kid, Box Calf and Velour Call. One price for all- $7.00 a pair. Fire and LLe INSURANCE Real Estate Financial Agent Notary Public Phil Abrahams 624 FOURTH AVE., 8KAGWAY Office Hours: From 10 to 12 a. m., 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p. m. J. A. BAUGHMAN, M. D. Office in Old Cltv Hall Three Doors East of Britts' Pharmacy Japanese ^ Matting A1L180 Strand and Q-ood Patterns i Direct from the Orient Regular 30. 35- 40 & 45c Goods t Now 25 Cts. Per Yard AT E. R. PEOPLES rioved to Corner of State Street and Fourth Avenue F. H. CLAYSON & CO.