ALASKA DAILY EMPIRE'
J. F. A. STRONG
Telephone No. 3-7-4
Entered as second-class matter November 7, 1912 at the postolllce at Ju
neau. Alaska, under the Act of March 3. 1S79.
year, by mail $10.00
Six months, by muil 6.00
Per month, delivered 1.00
THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE INAUGURATION.
THE inauguration of Gov. Strong marks the final step in the
evolution of the rule by the people in Alaska. It is a fitting
sequence to the passage of the home rule bill for the Terri
tory and the first session of a Legislature of Alaskans. It is
meet that the first home-made Alaskan laws should be executed
by a man of the choosing of the people of the North, and Gov.
Strong was selected for the Governorship by the people of Alas
ka as completely as though he had been elected to the office by
their votes instead of having been appointed upon their petition.
It is appropriate that the self-made legislation of Alaska should
be interpreted and put into operation by one who has had faith
in the capacity of the people to rule themselves, and who was a
pioneer in the movement that has finally put government in their
hands as fully as it is possible for residents of a terri
tory belonging to the United States to have it.
The extreme satisfaction of the people of Alaska in the
course of events that culminated yesterday in the inauguration
of Gov. Strong is in a large measure a recognition of the eternal
fitness of the climax to the long battle they have waged for self
government in this Territory. Probably no man in the North
so thoroughly typifies the spirit that was the life of the struggle
that has resulted in such a glorious triumph as the new Gover
nor of Alaska, whose 1C years' Northern residence has made him
an Alaskan in all the term implies- The people understand this,
and they are pleased beyond expression.
The "back to the people" movement has struck the National
capital. Citizens of the District of Columbia are seeking self
government. Somehow that Wilsonian way of thinking has a
wonderful grip when it gets fairly at work.
THE induction of Robert \V. Jennings into othce as Judge of
the United States District Court for the First Judicial Di
vision of Alaska Tuesday at Ketchikan meets with the satis
faction of the people of this Territory. His appointment was
an excellent one?one that is worthy of the administration that
made it. Judge Jennings is a very able lawyer, and one who en
tertains and practices the highest ethics of his profession. He
is a brilliant man of scholarly attainments, and his integrity is
of the highest order. He possesses all the qualifications of heart
and mind, education, experience and temperment necessary to
make an ideal jurist.
The change in the affairs of the Nation resulting from the
election last November when there was a complete reversal in
the status of the major political parties on the country is just
The retirement of Judge Thomas R. Lyons to private life
marks the termination of an official career in Alaska that has
been acceptible to the people and creditable to the man that
made it. Probably no judge ever retired from office possessing
the confidence of the people in a greater degree than Judge Ly
ons possesses that of those who know him in Southeastern Alas
ORDINANCE NO. 123.
An ordinance providing for the estab-!'
lishment. opening and improving of
Front Street and Franklin Street
in the City of Juneau, and providing
for the permanent establishment of;?
the street lines and boundaries of :
said Front Street and Franklin,
The City of Juneau doth ordain as fol-.
Section 1. The Front Street in '
the City of Juneau is hereby opened
as a public street, between the point
of intersection of said Front Street :
with Seward Street in said City of Ju
neau. and the point of intersection of 1
said street with Franklin Street in '
said City, and the boundaries and ?
street lines of said streets are hereby
established as follows:
Beginning at a point marked I, a <
stone firmly set in ground with cop
per tack at exact point of the inter- i
section of .Main and Front Streets i
from which point the Southwest Cor- <
ner of Block 2. an iron peg said to be
one of the original corners of the City <
of Juneau, bears N. 4* 41' W. 26.32
feet distant; thence running No. 57"
52' E. 234 feet to Point II. a stone
firmly set in the ground with copper
tack at exact point of the intersection
of Front and Seward Streets from
which point the N. W. cornerof Block
bounding Front Street on the South
bears S. 60? 56' E. 57.19 feet distant
from said block corner, thence said
line shall run S. $1? 35' E. 270.6 feet;
thence S. 43" 31' E. 36.25 feet; thence
beginning at Point II. the Southwest
corner of Block "G" bears N. 4? 41'
W. 26.32 feet, from which point the
North side of Front Street extends
S. 83? 4' E. 205.3 feet; thence N. 87?
35' E. 88.7 feet to the Southeast cor
ner of Block "G"; thence beginning
at Point II. running N. 57? 52' E. 5.88
feet to a point intersecting with a
parallel line laid off at a distance
of 24 feet from said South side of the
street; thence S. 81* 35' E. 243.25 feet
to point designated as point of inter
Section 2. And Whereas, one Oscar
Ashby and the firm of Winter and
Pond and E. Valentine claim certain
possessory rights to certain tracts of
tide lands abutting upon said streets
and projecting into said street, as the
same is above established to the fol
Oscar Ashby holds possession of
and claims a possessory right to a
tract of tide lands extending into and
overlapping Front Street as hereby
opened and established, described as
Corner No. 1. of said Lot bears S.
0* 12' E. 6.7 feet from a point on line
N. 81* 35' W. 103 feet from point
iesignated in above notes as point of
ntersection; thence running S. 87?
>6' E. 36.4 feet to Corner No. 2; thence
3. 0? 12' E. 22.3 feet to Corner No. 3;
;hence N. 81? 35' W. 36.8 feet to Cor
ner No. 4; thence N. 0? 12' W. 18.2
feet to Corner No. 1, the place of be
ginning, making an area of 736.77
Winter and Pond hold possession
nf and claim a possessory right to a
tract of tide lands extending into and
jverlapping Front Street as hereby
opened and established, described as
Corner No. 1 of said Lot bears S.
>2? 28' W. 15.1) feet from a point on
line N. 81? 35' W. 17.7 feet from point
iesignated as point of intersection,
in above notes, thence running S. 52?
2S' \V. 13.1 feet to Corner No. 2; thence
\\ 81? 35' W. 28.7 feet to Corner No.
J; thence N. 09 12' W. 22.3 feet to
Corner No. 4; thence S. 87? 56' E.
13.8 feet to Corner No. 5; thence S.
S4? 21' E. 30.9 feet to Corner No. 1,
the place of beginning, making an
area of 6S7.20 square feet.
E. Valentine holds possession of and
claims a possessory right to a tract
of tide lands extending into and over
lapping Front Street and Franklin
Street as hereby opened and estab
lished. described as follows:
Beginning at the point of intersec
tion hereinbefore referred to, thence
S. 57" 40' W. 22.9 feet to Corner No.
1. being the Northwesterly corner of
a building now being erected by the
said E. Valentine at the intersection
of said Front and Franklin Streets;
thence S. 46" 9' W. 11.45 feet to Cor
ner No. 2, at the point of intersection
of the Southerly line of Front Street;
thence along said line of Front Street
as hereby established S. 43? 31' E.
36.25 feet to Corner No. 3 of said build
ing. identical with the Northwest cor
ner of the Clark building; thence N.
46" 9' E. 11 feet to Corner No. 4, from
which said point of intersection bears
N. 8? 35' W. 38.88 feet; thence N. 43?
51' W. 36.25 feet to Corner No. 1, the
plac* of beginning, containing an area
of 402.91 square feet, more or less.
And whereas, it is necessary in or
der to open said street and make the
same sufficiently wide for the pur
poses of accommodating the traffic
carried on on said street by the public,
and for the purpose of accommodat
ing the public travel thereon, that said
street is opened and established to the
width hereby established and declared
and be freed from all obstructions
Section 3. Now, therefor, be it fur
ther ordained, that condemnation pro
ceedings be commenced in the Dis
trict Court for the Territory of Alas
ka, Division No. 1, by the City of Ju
neau for the purpose of condemning
the property of the said Oscar Ashby
and also the property of the said Win
ter and Pond and also the property of
E. Valentine, and their .possessory
or other rights to the tide lands on the
| shores of the Gastlneau Channel to
the extent that the same projects in
to the said Front Street and Franklin
Street, as hereby established, or In
any wise conflict with or overlap the
Section 4. All ordinances or parts
of ordinances conflicting herewith
are hereby repealed to the extent of
Section 5. This ordinance shall be
published for three successive issues
commencing on the 19th day of May,
1913. in the Alaska Daily Empire, a
daily newspaper published in the City
of Juneau, Alaska, and shall be posted
[ in three conspicious places in said
[City of Juneau, and shall take effect
and be in force front and after date
of its passage.
Passed and approved this 16th day
of May. 1913.
C. W. CARTER, (Seal).
President of the Common Council and
Ex-Officlo Mayor of the City of Ju
Attest: W. T. LUCAS.
First Publication, May 19, 1913.
Last Publication. May 21, 1913.
MINING APPLICATION NO. 01602
United States Land Office, Juneau,
Alaska, May 15, 1913.
Notice is hereby given that the Alas
ka-Gastiueau Mining Company, a cor
poration organized and existing under
the laws of the State of New York,
and qualified to do and doing business
as a corporation in Juneau, Alaska,
has made application for patent to the
Gastineau Millsite, Survey No. 990,
'in the Harris Mining District, Juneau
i Land District, District of Alaska, de
scribed as follows, to wit:
Beginning at Corner No. 1 (1^nt'
cal with location corner and with cor
nier* Nos. 2. 4 and 2 of? Perseverance
No. 4 lode. Perseverance No. J 'out
and Perseverance Placer, all of Siir
vey No. CO", respectively, whence U.
S 1 M No- - bears N. 5'J0 10 ol W.
lSl>i".0S feet distant, thence N. 24' 30'
E. (Var. 34 E.) 701 feet to Corner No.
2; thence S. 39? 30' E. (\ar.31 30 L.)
213 47 feet to Corner No. 3; thence ?;
40 28 W. (Var. 31" 30' E.) 694 07
feet to Corner No. 1, the place of be
ginning. Containing an area of 1.6.4
a?The names of the adjoining claims
are Perseverance No. 3- lode (pat
ented). Perseverance Placer (patent
ed) Martin lode( unpatented), all be
longing to the Alaska-Cast.nean Min
ing Company, and the Sola lode claim
(unpatented) belonging to Jesse
The locution notice of the oastlneau
mill site Is recorded in Book 11 o
Placers, at page 106 of the records of
the Recorder for the Juneau Record
ing Precinct, District of Alaska.
This notice was posted on the ground
the 15th day of May. 1913
First publication. May 16. 1913.
Last publication, July 18. 1913.
C. B. WALKER,
uT*h7 United States Commissioner's
Court for the District of Alaska,
Div. No. 1. Yakutat Precinct.
In the matter of the estate of Cus
tav Tesch, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that the
undersigned has been, by the United
States Commissioner, Probate Judbe
or the above entitled court, by an or
der duly made and entered, appoint
ed administrator of the estate of Lus
tav Tesch, deceased. All persons hat
ing claims against said estate are
hereby notified to present them, with
the proper vouchers and in legal form,
within six (6) months from the date
of this notice, to the undersigned, a
his residence at Yakutat. Alaska.
Dated this 5tli day of April. 1913.
FRANK R. BIGFORD
NOTICE OF FORFEITURE
TO L. A. Moore, Berta Jarmy aad
Fred Stevenson: You and each of you
are hereby notiflert that you co-owner,
the undersigned, have performed all
the necessary lal-oi as required by Sec
tion 2324 United States Revised Stat
! uteB and the amendments thereto ap
proved January 22nd. 1880. concern
ing annual labor upon mining claims,
upon the Sum Dum group of placer
i claims and upon the Duck creek groyp
of placer claims, for the year ending
December 31st. 1912, for the purpose
of holding said claims;
And unless you, within ninety da>s
after the first publication of this no
tice, pay your proportion of the cost
of said annual labor as required by
law, and the cost of this notice, jour
interest in said group or groups of
said claims will, in accordance with
law, become the property of the un
dersigned; the proportion to be paid
by L. A. Moore, holding one eighth in
terest in each group is $25.60, and the
cost of this notice; the Proportion to
be paid by Berta Jarma is $12.70.
and the cost of this notice, holding
one-eighth interest in the Sum Dum
group; and the proportion to be paid
by Fred Stevenson, holding one-eighth
Interest In the Sum Dum group Is
$12.70, and the cost of this notice;
Said claims being located in the
Harris mining district, near Powers
creek, and about six miles from the
Postofflce at Sum Dum, Territory of
Alaska; and recorded in book eleven
(XI.) on pages 51 and 52 of P'acer
records, on the 5th day of I* ebruarj,
A. D., 1912, in the the office of the Ju
neau Recording District.
First publication March 8, 1913, last
; publication June 8, 1913.
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By owner of Building. Had no louse. Must
Move in Thirty days and have no house to J j
move into. Must sacrifice my stock of !!
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ware,Cut Glass, Hand Painted China ;;
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White & Hand I J JEWELER
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? General Blacksmlthlng, Horse- o
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104 Second St. Juneau, Alaska
I R. P. NELSON
Dealer in all kinds of station
ery, office supplies, typewriter
Agent for the
L. C. Smith & Bro. Type
R. W. JENNINGS
Lewis Building, Juneau
Z. R. CHENEY
Lewis Building, Juneau
R. A. GUNNISON
Juneau .... Alaska
H. P. CROWTHER
U. S. Deputy Surveyor
U. S. Mineral Surveyor
Office?Lewis Block ? Juneau
Office Over Purity Pharmacy
Juneau ? ? * Alaska
JOHN B. DENNY
Mining and Corporation Law
Offices: Juneau, Alaska
Dr. J. S. Harrison
Rooms 106-107 Decker Bldg.
'Phone 2-0-5 Juneau, Alaska
W. H. Cl.KVKLAND P. J. Cl.KVKLAND
Estimates Furnished Free Upon
Good Mechanics, Good Material,
'PHONE 6-0-3 JUNEAU
H. W. AVERILL
Case Bldg. Front and Main Sts.
Office Hrs: 9 a. m. to 12 m.
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
WHEN YOU want to eat well, go
to the Commercial Cafe Dining Room,
Lunch Counter, Private Boxes. The
choicest viands at lowest prices. For
reservations for private parties, phone
JUNEAU STEAMSHIP CO.
United States Mail Steamer
S. S. GEORGIA
Leaves Juneau for Funter, Ex
cursion inlet, Hoouah, Gypsum,
Tenakee, Killisnoo, Chatham and
Sitka S:00 a. m. April 4. 10. 16,
22, 28; May 4, 10, 16, 22, 28;
June 3, 9, 15, 21, 27; July 3, 9,
15, 21, 27; August 2, 8, 14. 20,
26; September 1, 7, 13, 19,
Leaves Juneau for Tyec and
j Baranoff Warm Springs 8:00 a.
m. April 28th, May 28th, June
27th, July 27th, August 26th,
and September 25th.
Leaves Juneau for Pearl Har
bor, Eagle River, Yankee Cove,
Sentinel Light Sta., Eldred Light
Sta., Comet, Haines, Skagway, 8
a. in. April 2, 8, 14, 20, 26; May
2, 8, 14. 20, 26; June 1, 7, 13, 19,
25; July 1. 7. 13, 19. 25. 31; Au
gust 6, 12, 18, 24, 30; September
5, 11. 17. 23, and 29.
Returning Leaves Skagway the
Following Day at 8 a. m.
WILLIS E. NOWELL, MANAGER
HUMBOLDT STEAMSHIP CO.
The Alank* Flyer S. S. HUMBOLDT The Aliiftka Flyer |
NORTHBOUND MAY 24
SOUTHBOUND MAY 25
DOCKS AT JUNEAU CITY WHARF
Seattle Ollice, 716 Second Ave. GEO. BURFORD. Agent
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Safety. Service. Speed Ticket* to Seattle, Tacomn. Victoria and Vancouver. Through 'J
" ticket* to San Franciaco . ?
JEFFERSON Northbound ....MAY 19 Southbound.... May 20 T
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?; MARIPOSA Northbound MAY 27 Southbound JUNE 3 j;
'? NORTHWESTERN Northb'd.. . M A Y 22 Southbound... MAY 30 T
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<? REGULAR FAST SERVICE BETWEEN SEATTLE AND JUNEAU ?
3 Southbound Sailings S. S. ALKI, - M*iy 18, 31 |
17 jl C j.j.1 First Class $19.00 ?
j; rare to oeattle second ciass $12.00 ?
i! ALASKA COAST CO.
For Yakutat, Katalla, Cordova, Ellamar, Valdez, Latouche, Seward, <?
I! Seldovia?SAILS FROM JUNEAU !!
!! S. S .ADMIRAL SAMPSON MAY 28
;; s. s. yukon may 24 ;;
;; SAILS FROM JUNEAU FOR SEATTLE AND TACOMA ||
;; S. S. ADMIRAL SAMPSON MAY 19 ??
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Victoria Vancouver, Bellingham, Everett, Olympla, Port Townsend, <>
South Bellingham, Eureka, Santa Barbara, Mexico, San Francisco, 11
Anacortes, Los Angeles and San Diego.
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112 Market Street, San Francisco. 113 James 8treet, Seattle
1 s. S. SPOKANE North May 3-14-25?South May 4-15-26
? CITY OF SEATTLE North May 9-20-31?S. May 10 June 1
^ Right Reserved to Change Schedule. S. HOWARD EWING, Local Agt.
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Sailing from Juneau for Port Simpson, Prince Kupert. Swan son. Alert Bay. Vancouver
Victoria nml Seattle
PRINCESS MAY P.C DOCK MAY 25
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FERRY TIME SCHEDULE
I JUNEAU FERRY & NAVIGATION Co.?Operating Ferry Service Be
| tween JUNEAU, DOUGLAS, TREADWELL and SHEEP CREEK
Lv. Juneau for
9:00 a. m.
11:00 a. m.
1:00 p. m.
3:00 p m.
4:30 p. m.
6:30 p. m.
8:00 p. m.
9:00 p. m.
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6:55 p. m.
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11:25 p. m.
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9:30 a. m.
12:06 p. m.
1:45 p. m.
3:30 p. ra
5:30 p. m.
7:05 p. rn.
8:30 p. m.
9:30 p. m.
11:30 p. m.
leaves Juneau daily
for Sheep Creek
11:00 a. m.
4:30 p. m.
Creek for Juneau
11:40 a. m.
6:10 p. m.
From Juneau for
Saturday Niuht Only
11:00 p. rn.
11:40 p. rn. *
11:46 p. in.
11:60 p. rn.
Sunduy Schedule name an above, except trip h-uvintr Junua'. at Ka.m. in omitted |
We Are Headquarters for
DRY GOODS, CLOTHING
BOOTS AND SHOES, FURNISHINGS
STAPLE AND FANCY GROCERIES
ALASKA-TREADWELL GOLD MINING CO.
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