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OITV QFF=ICIPiL PKPER fo.281 VOL VU. SKAGWAY, ALASKA. THURSDAY NOVEMBER IP, 1904 PRICK 10 CENTS GEN. STOESSEL ASKS THAT IIOSIIEIIIES SUP AT PORE ARTHUR Russian Commander desires to discuss proposition of surrendering, but Japanese disposed to make no concessions? Massacre is teared at final combat (Special Dispatches to Daily Alaskan.) Tokyo. Nov. 1<) ? Gen. Stoessel, the Russian commander at Port Arthur has asked for an armistise. His puri)oae is not known, though it is persumed that he desires to dis cuss terms of surrender. Tli.' Japanese soldiers are angry, and are not disposed toward making any concess ions. They believe that the Russians are murdering the. wounded captured from the Jap anese. and that they should lie treated likewise. It will be difficult to prevent a massacre when the final combat shall come. NO CHANGE AT MUKDEN St. Petersburg, Nov. 10 ? The situation at Mukden has not changed from yesterday The skirmishing continues and an attack is expected from the Japanese. A. B. WANTS DELEGATE [SjHH-ial Di? itch to Daily Alaskan.] Soattlt>. N ? . li One of the last acts of the grand i rc.i iptneni of the Are is t o r,- ,>therh> > to a ire '.o I'resi dent Roosevelt a resolution which was adopted by that order demanding that Alaska be given a repre>entative in congress at once. m r in Amur Ov? rtlue to Arrive Fioui South "!'h< Amur is overt! ue at this place. She should have l>een in 'ate yesterday evening or ? .iriy this morning. She is expected at any time. It is believed that may ha.*o delayed her. J. f.rtun Tomorrow The J. Person will 1*> due to arrive in jv. .ft tomorrow evening She sailed ( rem S uttle .Monday evening. Fink &L 4t The Frye-Bruhn Co. keep all k"? tU of fresh taeat constantly on band. A i All tbe deli vur.es of the season ai the I* ; k train Uesturant. Ail the litest winter styles insult ing-. at the American Tailors. GET OFF Hniues Hater Front Being Cleareil The water front at Haines between the town and the barracks is being cleared of houses. All the building on the land except two have been re moved and those are in process of re moval They are getting off pursuaut to notice received from the military authorities. Those who have recently returned from Haines say there has been a great change in the appearance of th ? town recently. People are straightening their buildings in ordvr to get them on the lin.? of the street, and new build ings are being erected. The ,-awmill is kept busy cutting lumber. When you can forget that you kit wearing shoes at all then you are weal ing about the right kind of sho s If you want a pair of that kind call in and see us. F. H. Clayson & Co. Comfort and Fashion Is Found In , the / } "J. D." ( Corset * Self Preservation Is the I irst Law of Nature Prolect Your Health | Savin? Sicknes and Doctor's Bills 1 By Weaiing One of Our New Cham )isSkin Vests g OR CHEST PROTECTORS .? i ? lln?- j k r.veiv?\l, all s'ws for women and children. SEE OUR WINDOW Kelly a Co., The Old Reliable DRUGGISTS 0 SK GWaY, DiWSON NOME GOfS ISIIORt Uuittd States Wardiip Goes Aground [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] Seattle, Nov. 10? The United States Monitor Wyoming went aground last night at White point. She was floated In a few hours with little damage to t&e vessel. There has been a dense fog prevailing for 24 hours. Crawa WU1 k? Th re W. E. Crews, deputy grand exalted ruler of the Elks for the district of Al aska. will be at the Elks lodge tonight aid will talk about the order for the beuifit of those who attend the regular meeting. New goods at the American Tailors. JUDGE HUMES IS DEAD (Speciai Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] Dawson, Nov. 10. ? Judge Thomas J. Humes, formerly superior judge of King county, Vashington, and mayor of Se attle for three terms, dropped dead on the street at Fairbanks at 1 o'clock yes terday afternoon. He was returning: from lunch when the end came It, is supposed that death was due to epilipsy. He had been sick for a month as a re sult of stomach troubles through eating much canned goods. The body will be preserved to be sent outside if his relatives and friends sha 1 require that. Judge Huinei was a member of the law firm of" Uumes, Joslin & Nye, and was expecting an appointment as district judge for one of the Alas- a di visions. He was over (U) years of age. Ntv< Seattle, Nov. .10 The news of the death of Thomas J. Humes, formerly mayor of Seattle, caused a sensation here. ADMITS IT Hubbard Pleads Guilty Bat Blames Morphine Private Cost is# Hubbard plead guiltv to a charge of forgery in the district court today and begged mercy at the hami* of the court, lie blames h i fall to morphh.e. The indictment against him was returned by the grand jury this morning, together with another 'or uttering and publishing as true a fals ? and forged check, and was for forging the name of Dr. J. B. Clayton to a check and passing the same at the IVitheon Saloon. Sentence has not been passed. The grund jury failded to find u true bill against Jimmy Brown, Daniel George, Jake Lee and James Roberts, who had been charged with illegal fish ing. | |The trial of the case of Calrin Phillips & Co. against. Bloom it Kor ach, for rent, is still in progress before a jury The grand jury Is still at work. S! (MIGHT WHISKItS Aged and Matured In the Wood In ti?? U. S. Bonded Wur?tout? We make a specialty of hitrli grade li<iui rs. wines of all kinds. The only only family liquor house in Alaska. House of Lords, black Usher Scotch, imported fort and Sherry. Highest quality cigars. Ch r guarantee goes, the Monogram. Bloom & Korach. Clothea R paired Ladies' and gentlemen's clothes clt aned and pressed. Mending of all kinds. Fifth Avenue, three doors east of State street. 10--9 lm * For Rent or Sale Cheap Two nicely furnished Cottages for rent or sale cheap. Inquire at Skag way laundry. 10-24 tf Leopard velvets and Scotch flannel waistings, at Harrisons'. Buy Your Coal OF Shaw & Johnson Importers of Wellington, 'Ladysmith' Double Screened anil Sacked Pennsylvania Anthracite K>isr and Chestnut, Dishes. Grade Well nijlon, delivered, per ton, fl.1 00 Anthrucite, " 21 00 Phons l!-123 Moores Wharf \ FKW OF BRITT'S SPECIALTIES^ BrirV's Cough. Cure ' All the latest toilet luxuries and Corn Care. I Sundries New ond guaran 'Jold Cream / teed. * Toilet Lotion v i? Benzo Witch Haz9l Cream 1* Given Careful Attention. Beef Iron and Wine \ B ?St?5S"" I Wm. Brftt, im Bromw. Lailiek' Bamr Will Bn a Treat Everybody, especially evory lady ad mires artistic needle work, and that is one reason why everyl>ody will be at the bazaar to be given bv the ladies ??f the Presbyterian church next Tuesday afternoou and evening. The needle work will cousist of near ly everything which comet under that general term the mysteries of which are so well understood bv the feminine .Bind and the churm-i of which are ao priciated by men and women alike.. There will be embroidery, drawn work, lace work and about a thousand other I classes of work. In addition to the displaf of artistic work, their wijl be candies, cakes, pits and many o'.her things that are good. A special feature of the Bazaar will oe a dinner to be served in the evening from 5:^0 to 7:30. Lovers of first-class home cooking who attend are promised a treat In addition to the dinner light refreshments will be served from 2 p. ra till the closing time. Various booths will have on display many use ful at well as ornamental articles for sale which wiil afford an opiwrtunity to secure gifts 'tillable for the holiday season that is fast upproacbing. The store room on S'xth avenue, formerly occupied by Behrends Mer cantile > ompany, will be tastefully tit ted up for the occasion and a gi od time is promised to all those who at tend. There will be no char/e for admis sion. Thro? Sprcialtii i. All Pertoct The Boss Bakery makes a specialty of three things icecream, fresh bak ery goods anil Flow's candies, all guar anteed to bo perfect. The ice cream and bakery products of the Moss Bakery are unexcelled anywhere, and Plow's candies speak for themselves wherever ; found. At Wholeinla Prlcos The Mascot saloon sells liquors, either bulk or case goods at wholesale prices. All the old brands always on haud. 10-1 tf. Knglish corduroy pants at Clayson's. , They wear like a nigger's heel. Watch Chealander's Bargain sale for , two weeks. See ad. on first page. 3t 1 Best of wines liquors and cigars at the Totem. I BELATED RENINS INCREASE ROOSEVELT'S TREMENDLOliS MAJORITY Republican popular plurality will be 1-500,000 in largest vote ever cast? Missouri falls in line, breaking solid south? Majority still grows. [Special Dispatches to the Daily Alaskan.] New York, Nov. 10 ? As belated returns are received from the various states the magnitude of the republican tidal wave that swept over the country Tuesday besomes more startling. It is now estimated at republican headquarters that the plurality for Roosevelt in tne popular vote will be 1,500,000. The popular vote is the largest that has ever been cast by theAmerican people. The stampede of the northern electorate has broken the solid south, taking Missouri into the republican column for the first time in the history of the state. The republican majority in the house of representatives is constantly grow ing and it might reach 100, the largest that party has elected sinee 1894. The vote in the electoral college will be Roosevelt, 343; Parker, 133. REPUBLICANS MAKE ENORMOUS GAINS Chicago, Nov. 10 ? The returns today show the republicans to have made enormous gains in the house of representatives. At the republican headquarters it is said today that the republicans have elected 230 members of the honse for certain, and that it is only sure that the democrats have 138. There are still 18 in doubt. It is believed the republi can majority will reach 100. ROOStVELT Of (S MISSOURI [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] St. Louis, Nov. 10.? Remarkable re publican gains throughout the state ?eem to justify the claim of the repub lican state committee that the state has gone for Roosevelt. It is claimed at republican headquarters that unofficial returns from most of the precinct? of every county in the state and careful estimates on tho others give Roosevelt 2080 plurality. The returns are com ing in very slowly. ROOSfVfLJ 10 COMMAND _____ [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] Washington. Nov 10? It is believed here that President Roosevelt will sur round himsolf with personal friends and men who are in full sympathy with his administration and that he will give his best efforts to ' ard giving the peo ple his own kind of an administration. There may be but few changes in the cabinet, as perfect harmony is now known to exist in the executive family. IS FREE H. D. Kirmse Will (-sive Away Diamon'l King On Christmas night I will give away j a diamond ring to some one of the pa- j trons of my store. A ticket will bej given away vi ith each dollar, purchase at the store between now and that night. In addition to getting a chance on this diamond, each patron of the Pi oneer Jewelry store will have the lar gest and best stock o." goods to select from in Alaska and at prices that are right. The stock includes diamonds, watches, jewelry of all kinds, Haviland China, cut glassware and everything in the jeweler's lire. H, D. Kirmse, The Pioneer Jeweler. Baths 25 cents. Fine porcelain tubs at the Portland Lod ;ing House. Rooms 25c, 50c, 75c and I ' . Fifth avenue, op posite Canadian Bank of Commerce. We Have Just Ileceived Our New Pack Preferred Stock Canned ^ ? Goods ? - They ace exceptionally fine this yeir, the corn especially so, sweet and tender. Olives are also very fine, large, firm and crisp, in fact the line right through cannot be beaten Peaches, Pears- Plums Strawberries, Cher ries, Rasb3rries, Pineapple, Clams, Oys ters, Shrimp. Ojives and Catsup. Sole Agents for Preferred Stock Canned Goods The La-gest Stock to Select From This Side of Seattle. Wholesale'and Retail We want your trade and will treat jou richt. COiORADO ELECTS ADAMS GOVERNOR [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] Denver, Nov. 10 ?Late returns in- ' sure the election of Alva Adams, dem- ( ocrat, for governor, defeating present Gov. I'eabody. Denver, Nov. 10? The returns con- ? tlnue coming in slowly, but enough is known to make it certain that Adams will have 5000 plurality for governor. | These figures are being increased. The entire democratic state ticket proba- j bly has been elected by good majorities. Cripple Creek, Nov. 10? A desperate j attempt was made to deport County Clerk Mannux. The kidnappers weie overtaken by Sheriff Uell and the coun ty clerk released. Three men were ar rested. ROOSEVELT IS SECRET OE VICTORV [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] London, Nov. 10? The London Times says the secret of the success of Roos evelt's administration is Roosevelt him self. "He is the incarnation of much | that the American people desire," it says. DELEGATION IS ALL REPUBLICAN San Francisco, Nov. 10 ? California has e'ected republicans from all eight of the congressional districts. This is a republican gain of three. MRS. M'KINLEY GREETS PRESIDENT [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] | Canton, O., Nov. 10? Mrs. McKinley has sent to President Roosevelt the fol lowing telegram; "Accept congratu lations " NEVADA GOES REPUBLICAN [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] | Reno, Nevada, Nov. 10 ? Late returns from all parts of the state insure the election of George Nixon, republican, for governor. The republican electors have a safe majority. The Vienna Rakery wants your bus j Iness. It gives the very best at the cheapest price. Phone 35. MFAD'S PLURALITY GROWS LARGER [Special Dispatch to Daily Alaskan.] Seattle, Nov. 10? Complete returns from the election in this state will not be in before tomorrow, but the plural ity for Mead, republican, for governor continues to grow. It is claimed at re publican headquarters that it will reach 12,000. Koosevelt's plurality will be .ri0,000 or or over. It is believed now that all the new members of the state senate are repub licans. This includes those from the east, side of the mountains as well as those from the west sido. VOTE BY STAIES The vote by states in the electoral college, giving Missouri to the republi cans, is as follows: Roosevelt Parker Alabama 11 Arkansas 9 California 10 Colorado 5 Connecticut 7 Delaware 3 Florida 5 Georgia 13 Idaho 3 Illinois 27 Indiana r. ... 10 Iowa 13 Kansas 10 Kentucky 13 Louisiana ... 9 Maine 6 Maryland 8 Massachusetts I<> Michigan 14 Minnesota 11 Mississippi 10 Missouri 13 Montana 3 Nebraska 8 Nevada 3 N. Hampshire 4 New Jersey 12 New York 39 N.Carolina 12 North Dakota 4 Ohio 23 Oregon . . ? . 4 Pennsylvania 34 Rhode Island .. 4 S. Carolina 9 South Dakota 4 Tennessee 12 Texas 18 Utah 3 Vermont 4 Virginia 12 Washington & West Virginia 7 Wisconsin 13 Wyoming 3 343 . 133 Get* Six l ine Judge Rogers yesterday fined Charles P. Phillips $100 and costs u|?n a con viction for giving whiskey to Indians. He will serve it out in the federal jai!. Full dress suits at Clayson's. We Have Still a Few of the Latest Style Automobile Caps For Ladies and Children Left at $1.00 Wo have a few fall and winter hats to be sold at a Bargain Chealanders, filth Avenue, Coles' Hot Blast Best and Most Economical Heaters i Dement &Gearhartl When In Haines-ss^ Mop at the Hotel Northern dcTv/ 0^ asns ost4vo&s _ -^Ujly y^-u^r jhi&ruid -d^A- of chts. ' - $ ROSS-HIGG-INS CO. Sole Agents, Skagway and Juneau.