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So. 153 VOL. VII.
SKAGWAY. ALASKA. THURSDAY JUI.Y 28. 1904
PRICE 10 CENTS
Canadian Liner Arrives
From The South
The Canadian liner Amur arrived ]
in i>ort thi> morning at fi o'clock with
17 passengers, 2iH) tons of freight and
one day's mail.
The trip North was made in g>od
time, and in pleasant weather.
The Amur will sail for the south at
6 o'clock this evening with a few
Dlf IN PORT
Ciiy of S a tie Sli >nlil Ar
The popular liver City of Stat tie, of
the Pacific Coast Steamship Company's
Beet, will be due to arrive in port to
morrow. She should get in before noon
with a good passenger list and one day's
mail. The < it v of Seattle will proba
bly sail tomorrow evening.
Son urd Lumber
Good seasoned lumber for sale cheap.
Inquire at Monogram Liquor House.
Price, #lii |<er thousand
Dominion Line Goes Dowu
The Dominion telegraph line to the
states has been out of commission more
than 24 hours. As a result of the fail
ure of the line, the Daily Alaskan is
today without a telegraph service today.
It is believed the wires will be re
paired today or tomorrow morning, so
the Daily Alaskan probably will be in
position to serve its reauers with the
news of the world again tomorrow.
Whit*hor?o Prt acb* r H re
Rev. J. J. Wright, of Whitehorse,
will preach in the l'rcsbyterian church
at this place both morning and eveniug
next Sunday. The members of the Mil
sonic order ana the other fraternal or
ders have been specially invited to the
Dolphin Ha* Bis Liat
The Dolphin sailed for Seattle last
night at o'clock with ">S through pas
Pound a bunch of keys, containing
switch key, post office and other kej>.
Owner caii have same by calling and
piying for this notice.
Oyster coctttails, Olytnpia or Eastern,
at the Pack Train restaurant.
^wpconwois to Maziutr and Skmrway Xpwh Co.
This Week's Bargains
Fancy Box Stationery at HALF PRICE
Richardson Sofa Pillow Tops, with 4 sks.
of silk for working:, ALL FOR 35c- for
Choic* of Pillow Tops formerly tijc., 75c. anil $1, this week your choice
ONLY 25c EACH.
i hiVu ' n's tan ami brown hose, sizes t> to !>. any size l?*c a pair
SEE OUR HALF PRICE WINDOW
All New and Up to Dttte
FINEST IN THE CITY
See Our Slow Wi .clow
ALL SIZES AND ALL PRICES
Keiiy & Co., Druggists
SKAGWAY, DAWSON NOME
Fire and Li.e
524 FOURTH AVI!., 3KAGWAY
Sprint; Chicken and Fresh Egps Al
ways on Hand.
All the Delicacies of the Season
To Bullion Creek Miners
WE PAY NO DUTY
If you find that Duty, Freight
and Customs Papers, added to
Skagway prices makes your
supplies cost too much. Come
on to Whitehorse and outfit at
Arctic T rading Co.
We also carry a full assortment
of all kinds or TENTS
I Capt. P. Martin, Manager.
Front Street, Whitehorse, Y. T.
We buy our goods direct from Van
couver, and pay no duty.
Finely Furnished Rooms
Electric Lighted Throughout
THE IMPERIAL HOTEL
GEO. W. CURTIS, PROP.
| Front St. South P.O., Whitehorse, Y.T
No Bo*t For Dawson Until
Whitehorse. July 28? The next,
through boat for Dawson which will
take passengers will be the Selkirk,
The Dawson was at Yukon crossing
at 2:30 p id. yesterday. She will arrive
at Whitehorse today and load mail
service supplies for upper Stewart
river, and will not take passengers for
Dawson. * |
The Bonan/.a King with the ba-ge
Sybil, coal laden from Five Fingers
for Dawsoo was at Selkirk at 9 a. in.
The Canadian was at Ilootalinqua at
7:45 p. m yesterday hound for Dawson.
The whitehorse sailed last night at
10 o'clock with 14 passengers for Daw
son She hud reached Ilootalin<|ua at
7 o'clock this morning.
The rives reached its highest point
for the season this morning, showing
45 inches above extreme low water.
Nrw Bii; Nugget For Klondike
A nugget weighing 80 ounces was re
eentlj discovered in French gulch. It
is pure gold and is worth more than
*1,300. It is said to be the largest
nugget of pure gold ever discovered in
During the summer months I will
sell bread at 5 cents a loaf and all other
pastries in pro[>ortion. We use the best
material and a competent baUer is in
charge. Give us a eall aud be con
| vinced. The Vienna Bakery.
NogK t Pin Lost
Lost last Thursday, between the en
trance to the approach of Moore wharf
and steam>hip .JelTerson, go'd nugget
pin Keturn to Mrs. Feero and get
The Kailroad Restaurant will nut up
your lunch for 25 cents. It will cost
you $1 at Bennett.
ice Cream The Beat
The Vienna Bakery serves the best
ce cp am north of Seattle. Try it
i l'hone 35,
I Harrisons' take your old school books
on exchange for new ones.
When You Come I p North
Don't Kail to Step In and
Treat Yourself to a Dish of
the Most Delicious
Ice Cream ?
Ice Cream, per dish, 15c.
Ice Cream and Cake, 25c.
MIR ill tND PARLORS,
ISth and State Street.
Grand Drawing For The
? Hotel Spencer ?
Drawing to Take Place When Tickets
Address W. H. Spencer, Haines
Tickets, *2.50 Kach
umAJL JLl/iM' a/ CujL 0^ tcjMy,
THE ROSS -HIGGTNS CO. Sole Agents, Skagwav and Juneau
A Large Shipment of
? Candies *
Just Received Direct From Manufacturer. Guaranteed Fresh
Wm. Britt, the Druggist.
Recovered Clock Shows Hour
Of L'isa Of Islander
[Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.]
Victoria, July 24 -(Delayed). The
enger steamship Islander went to the
bjttom at 11:10 p. m., August 11, 1001.
The exact time has been determined by 1
the clock of the lost steamer which was I
recovered yesterday from the wreck,
having been brought to the service by
The divers are progressing rapidly
in the work of salving the Islander, i
No difficulty is being experienced in I
the work of salving the Islander. No
difficulty is being exj>crienced in rais- ;
ing everything of value.
Maccabeus Install N w Set
of Oflic ts
The Knights of the Maccabees it
stalled a new set of officers at a well at
tended meeting of that order at Mae
cabee hall last night.
The fol]owing are the new officers:
J. S Mason, past commander; E. J.
Liddicoat, commander; M. A. McLean,
lieutenant-commander; I. M. Jenscr,'
record keeper; A. W. Reed, finar :e
keeper; L. S. Keller, chaplain; J. A ]
Biughman, physician; J. C. Stur, !', I
s r,'eant; W. Feero, master-at-arm: ; G.
Choalandor. 1st M. of G ; Frank A,
Moyer, 2ndM. of G : Frank L ("ochrar,
sentinel; O. M. Kinney, |>icket.
(1 buys a 16 shirtwaist at Harrisons'
Fine porcelain tubs at Principal bar
bershop, opi>oslte Board of Trade.
We Carry a Full Line of
BLUE AND WHITE
This Line Consists of
Tea and Coffee Pots, Stew Pans, Dish
Pans, Bread Raisers, Water Pails, Tea
Kettles, Pie and Cake Plates, Cups, Dip
pers, Cuspidors, etc.
We invite you to call and inspect th< se poods, also our stock dishes
and fancy china.
Sole Agents for Rose of Ellensburg Butter.
Japanese Diplomat Loses
[Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.
St. Andrews, July 27.? (Delayed,) The
wife of T. Nosse, Japanese consul gen
eral at Ottawa, who has been a guest
at the summer residence of Sir William
Van Home, died there yesterday after
noon, after a short illness of appendi
Comp ny h Leaves For That
The movement of troops from Skag
wuy to I'aines will begin tomorrow
morning, when Company U will leave
Skagway for that place, there to remain
until joined later in the season by
Companies A and C. Company B is in
command of Lieut. Ilurst, Lieut Stan
ton is second in command of the com
pany, and they will leave with thier
men on the Peterson tomorrow morn
Company Ii will go to Haines for the
purpose of assisting Major Richardson
in completing work on Fort William
U. Seaward and in building a rifle
range at that place.
GOOD THINGS TO EAT
There will be an entire change in
the menu at the Totem Saloon tonight.
The luneh will begin at 9 o'clock, and
will be the best ever offered in the city
Japanese Matting ? All 180 strands
and good patterns, direct from the
Orient Regular price, 30c, 35c, 40c
and 4f>c goods Now 25c per yai d, at
IS. R. Peoples'.
CIIILKATS DO NOT ATTEMPT
TO STOP BOAT
Indians Have Made No Further Move Since
Notifying Jack Dalton That His Boat
Must Close Operations On Chilkat
There has been no further move on i
the part of the Chilkat Indians since
the notice was served upon Jack Dalton
that the little gasoline boat Chilkat
must cease plying the Chilkat river
from tide water to the head of naviga
tion, though there is a disposition to
believe the trouble is not entirely over.
I The Indians have persisted in insist
ing that they would never permit the
navigation of the Chilkat, and once
upon a time a little steaml>oa'/ that was
put upon the river was mysteriously
burned. It was believed, and it is said
| that there was good evidence to serve
as a foundation for the belief, that the
, burning was done by Indians.
| It is thought that the Indians, if en
tirely sober, would not do any thing so
rash as to harm those employed in the
operation or the management of the
Chilkat, but whiskey is not. hard to get,
so it is said, at Ilaines or in the vicin
ity of that place. The Indians seem to
have a subterranean connection with
the booze supply, and it is apparently
inexhaustible. The Chilkat braves un
derstand that it will not be safe to at
tempt any funny work now that the
white population in their district is so
large and soldiers are so plentiful and
accessible, but if they should take it
into their heads to act when intoxi
cated, the Chilkat might be attacked
Mounted Police For Whl eho>?e
Sargeant Major R. M. Nyblett aDd It
constables of the Northwest mouDted
police arrived on the Amur. They
went to Whitehorse this morning from
j which place they will be distributed
over the Yukon for service.
Alwaya In the L ad
j The Seatile saloon is always in the
lead. It serves the finest free lunch,
! hot or cold night or day, to be had in
the city, with the very best lager beer
in the world. Seattle Saloon, corner of
Sixth avenue and State street.
i The best that the market offards at
the Pack Train Restaurant.
! The leading barbershop and baths
The Principal, ^opposite Board of Trade
Will Soon Raicli Atntba
Gen. A. W. Greely, of the United
States signal corps, is expected to be
in Alaska soon He was in Seattle
when the last mail boats left that place.
Tie will probably visit Skagway while
Three Sp ci.tlii< All Perfect
The Boss Bakery wakes a specialty
of three things ice cream, fresh bak
ery goods and Flow's candies, all guar
anteed to be perfect. I he ice cream
and bakery products of the Boss Bakery
are unexcelled anywhere, and Plow's
randits speak for themselves wherever
i Baths 2f> cents Fine porcelain tubs
at the Portland Lod ring House. Rooms
| 25c, 50c, 75c and $ ' . Fifth avenue, op
posite Canadian Bank of Commerce.
Full Line of School Books
AT POPULAR PRICES
Chealanders, mm Awe, J
Notice to Miners
You can outfit with us cheaper
than you can by buying Amer
ican goods and paying duty
Our goods are the best on the
Whitney & Pedlar
We Have All the Latest
And a Full Line of Fishing Tackle
-I Dement & Gearhartl
It Your House Needs Papering, Call
Up Phone 4 or 8
Painter & Paperhanger
Estimates Given Free of Charge
All Work Guaranteed
Residence at Dewey Hotel
AT NIGHT OR DAY
If You Want a
Call up Phone 107
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