ALASKA DAILY EMPIRE
Douglas branch office, Hubbard's
News Store, Telephone 19
Bert Howdeshell, Mgr.
SPEEDY GASBOAT ABOUT
READY FOR THE WATER
DOUGLAS. April 14.?Contractor H.
V. Sully has about completed the al
terations ami repairs on the gasboat
Lulu, which has been repainted and
overhauled in readiness for the sum
mer's cruising. The Lulu won first
prize in the Fourth of July races held
in Juneau two years ago, and is still
considered a speedy craft.
ALICE BRINGS ANOTHER
RAFT OF 275,000 FEET
DOUGLAS. April 14. ? The James
sawmill tug Alice, with Captain York
in command, arrived late last night
from Portage bay with the second raft
of logs. Captain Y'or says this raft
I consists of some of tho clearest anc
I prettiest saw timber that ho hai
hauled for a long time. His next trl]
will be to Seymour narrows where Mr
James has a large ninouut of logi
i ready to be towed to this port.
TONIGHT'S PROGRAM AT
THE LYRIC THEATRE
DOUGLAS. April 14. ? The Lyrii
j theatre will Yepeat this interestinj
"Bud Tllden. Mail Thief." a Sola:
drama, full of excitement.
"A Romance," an American drami
produced by popular and clever pre
"The Way to a Man's Heart." one o
those popular Thanhouser plays, thn
"A Hired Dress Suit." a comedy li
which there are many trying am
j laughable situations.
MAYOR O'CONNOR AUTHORIZES
. NEW STREET IMPROVEMENT?
DOUGLAS. April 14.?Mayor M. J
1 O'Connor issued tho statement today
*! that work would begin next week on
) the extension of the planking on many
. of the streets, together with tho ex
i tension of the salt wator mains.
Third street is to be planked from
tho O'Connor corner to the postoftlco
with the same kind of substantial
. planking that constitutes part of the
On Second street, new planking will
" be placed from the baseball grounds
' to tho bridge. Front street Is to be
replanked from the Smith corner to
" F. street, the latter work to be done
later In the season after the two othor
1 streets nro completed.
Another needed Improvement, which
is to be started immediately, Is tho ex
tension of the salt water mains from
1 the O'Conner corner to the Third
street bridge, which will supply Are
J fighting water to all the district on
the west side of the bridge, a part of
the city which Is badly in need of
protection. Other Improvements will
be made as the needs are most urgent.
COUNCIL PAYS $5,400
AND HAS MONEY LEFT
DOUGLAS. April 14?The new city
council went into office last night af
ter the expiration of the incumbency
of the previous council: Bills to the
amount were audited and ordered paid,
which practically wiped out all claims
against the city. A nice balance was
left in the treasury.
LAND OF MIDNIGHT SUN
PICTURES NEXT WEEK
DOUGLAS, April 14.?Manager Arm
strong of the Lyric theatre has just
booked an attraction for the evenings
of the 21st and 22nd which will bo of
t special interest to people of the North
I ?the J. Jansen-Fuhr Scandinavian
Travel Festival from Christiania, Nor
way. There will be eleven thousand
feet of films, showing scenes of inter
est in Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
The scenery of Scandinavia resembles
Alaska and these pictures will show
an almost endless variety of landscapes
and waterways, together with such
places as Stavanger, Odda. Hardang
er. Vossebanen, Akershus and Gud
DOUGLAS NEWS NOTES |
DOUGLAS. April 14.?The Douglas
Civic Improvement Club will meet with
Mrs. Tascher at her home tomorrow
evening at eight o'clock. All those
interested in making Douglas a better |
and more beautiful place in which to
live, are earnestly desired to be pres
; The Northern is continuing Its
scheme of improvement by opening
, the building to the rear and arranging
an arcade entrance to the theatre from
the ferry dock. The hustling manager
of the Lyric, who is one of the pro-1
prietors of the Northern, has secured !
the services of Mr. Frodsham. a ca-1
pable trap drummer for the orchestras;
of the two places which adds much to i
the entertainment features. The gen
tleman recently arrived from the
States where he worked for the Sulli
| van-Considine circuit.
Mr. Liebricht this morning began
the erection of a cottage on his lots
back of the bear's nest.
A new corrugated iron roof is be
ing laid on the Episcopal church build
BASEBALL GROUNDS SHOW
TREADWELL, April 14.?The pipe
lines which conveyed mill tailings to
the ball grounds has been removed
and the field now presents a perfect
ly level plane upon which the dia
mond has been laid out. The clay and
fertilizer infield is being packed as
hard as a floor, upon which the boys
are already playing practice stunts.
When everything Is in readiness the
Treadwell grounds will be one of the
snappiest in the North and will be
used for part of the games to be
played on the Island this summer.
It is expected that a least half of
the season's games will be played on
the new grounds, though the grounds
at Douglas are to be used without dis
crimination. The Douglas field is a
good one and the grandstand has
been inclosed, making it more comfort
able for spectators. In the meantime
the public is waiting for the magic
words, "play ball."
Galvanizing done by G. Roeno, Sans
Soucci Bldg., Douglas.
DR. J. LINNELL
Mechano-Therapist. Graduated in
Sweden. Finland, and U. S. Office
Third St., Douglas, Alaska. Me
chano therapy, Swedish medical
gymnastics and massage. For ap
pointments, call Phone 23.
FIVE HUNDRED BOXES FANCY
Worth $3.00, while they last $2.25
M. O'CONNOR Douglas
/ \ I ? /?\ . 1 Down in Orovillo. California, some year* ajfo a lady heiwn
I I I it i ?. I It I makimr olive oil for distribution among her neighbor*. it to
\._y 11 V ^ V J 1J[ so pure and delicate in taste that the whole country demand
ed it. It now has a reputation throughout the workl. The
1 1 ? only place in Douglas that this pure brand can be obtained is
and vJ IIV6S at ?eneral store of P. H. FOX
ASK FOR EH MANN OUVE OIL AND OLIVES.
FIRST TERRITORIAL BANK OF ALASKA
Every facility for banking. Foreign and domestic ex
change. Commercial accounts solicited. Interest allowed
on time deposits.
M. J. O'CONNOR, Pres. - - - A. E. GURR, Cashier
SPRING TIME IS PLANTING TIME
To dig in the soil and plant seeds, and then watch a garden spring
up and grow into delicious food, is a natural and healthy diversion.
It is a money saver as well Good gardens may be grown with our
FRESH GARDEN SEEDS
1HE QUALITY GROCERY STORE
H. A. DAHL, Proprietor
Phone 53 ? ? ? ? ? ? DOUGLAS, ALASKA
Douglas Opera House Hotel In Connection ?
We serve the BEST BEER ? fllacc
? in Douglas for . - . ?-IU Cl VJldoi)
X FREE MOVING PICTURES EVERY NIGHT \
X The Best of Wines, Liquors and Cigars X
X PETE ROLANDO, Prop. Douglas, Alaska |
HOWARD, HAMILTON, WAL
THAM and ELGIN
Large Stock on Hand, At
7-Jeweled Watch, Good Time
Expert Repairing Douglas
B. M. BEHRENDS, Banker
THE OLDEST BANK IN ALASKA
Interest Paid on Member
Savings Accounts American Bankers' A'ssn.
| Juneau Liquor Company, Inc.
? THE LARGEST STOCK-THE BEST BRANDS OF o
J Imported and Domestic Liquors and Wines for family use
^ PHONE 0-4?MAIL ORDERS A SPECIALTY?FREE DELIVERY o
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The Juneau Music House
TEN THOUSAND SELECTIONS of the World's Greatest Art
ists in the EDISON, VICTOR and COLUMBIA
RECORDS to choose from
High Grade Pianos and Player Pianosat to suit on
Small Goods and Musical Merchandise SHEET MUSIC
ALASKA'S LARGEST MUSIC HOUSE
THE REXALL DRUG STORE JUNEAU MUSIC HOUSE FRONT STREET DRUG STORE
GUY L. SMITH, Mngr. Second and Seward Sts.
3d and 0 Sta, Douglas, Alaska ELMER E. SMITH, Propr. Douglas, Alaska
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Watch this Space
TW11II !????! m 11 !? I Mil I
Launch for Sale.
Twenty-four foot long. 7% h. p. en
gine, all In first class condition; own
er will sell cheap on account of going
away. Enquire at Little DouglaB Bar
from 8 to 4 daily. 4-ll-7t.
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John Dakin, R. F. Srivener, Fred Sa
del and A. U. McDougall caiuo In from
Perseverance last night to attend tho
Easter ball in Elks' hall.
Ernest P. Walker, fur warden In the
U. S. fisheries sendee, returned to
Juneau from Sitka on the Georgia.
Con Sulllvnn, of Sheep creek, is vis
iting in town for a few days. He Is
staying at the Occidental hotel.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Benson, of Per
severance, were In for the Easter ball
In ElkR' hall last night.
Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Morton, of Per
severance, Attended the Easter ball In
Elks' hall last night.
Al. Roth and Charles Roth, well
known commercial men, left for the
South on the Al-Kl this afternoon.
Allen Shattuck is confined to his
home by illness. He was attacked with
mumps and this was followed by a se
Dan Sky. formerly of Skagway and
for some time in the shoemaklng bus
iness in this city, has accepted a posi
tion as an..able seaman on the Geor
THREE HUNDRED SEATS, 15c.
Seats are selling for 15c during the
summer at Jaxon's rink where four
reels of first class pictures will be
run. Two shows a night; lots of fresh
air, where you can sit any distance
you wish from the pictures from 15 to
FRESH ON THE JEFFERSON.
Augustine & Kyer's Queen Victoria
chocolates?$1 a pound. Send your or
der. Wo will deliver immediately. Ju
neau Drug Co. Phone 250, opposite
Alaskan hoteL 4-14-tf.
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:: Juneau's Leading Hostelry ::
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i ? cold water In all rooms?six- <>
| J teen rooms with bath?strictly * |
; | first class cafe?centrally locat- j ?
?? ed?big sample rooms. Auto < >
!! meets all steamers?rates: $1.50
j * per day and up?commercial J J
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! J P. L. Gemmett, Pres. & Mgr. \
J| F. H. McCoy, Secy-Treas.
WANTED?Job at cooking, by two
experienced Norwegian girls. Camp,
large enough for two, preferred; or
would each take separate camps.
Steady and reliable. Will go any
where. Reference furnished. Address
A. Empire. 4-13-6L
WANTED?First class baker. Ap
ply Labor Department, Alaska-Gastln
eau Co. 11-4-tf
FOR RENT?Furnished rooms and
apartments, either single or ensulte
for housekeeping. Apply at office, No.
1, Hogan's Flats, phone 209. 11-11-tf
FOR RENT?Good furnished rooms.
Apply over Brltt's Pharmacy at Matt [
Button's place. 120 Seward Street
FOR RENT?Signs can be had at
The Empire office.
FOR SALE?Remington typewriter
in perfect condition, $22.60, If taken
at once. Inquire Empire. 4-13-2t.
LOST.?Between Juneau and Ebnor
mine; bunch of keys. Please return
to D. D. Mulr, 217 Fifth street, or No. ,
2, Malony Building. 4-10-tf. J
Those In need of sewing or dress- J
making or house help by the day, call <
at Room 7, Hogan's Flats. Best of \
references. 4-14-3L <
General house cleaning, window
washing and carpet cleaning, address
Charlie Rivers, general delivery, city
post office. 4-ll-6t.
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:! The Rcnovatoryi:
! ! BELEAL & MILWEE, Propra. ! I
:: CLOTHES NEATLY RE- ;;
: AND PRESSED ? ?
\ | Goods Called for and Delivered | |
! i 'Phone 394 ? ?
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A YOUNG MAN'S CHOICE
of candies is sure to be commended if be makes it
a box of our chocolates and bon bona. No one can
resist their tempting appearance. no one can fail
to be delighted with their exquisite flavor. A box
of our candies is certainly a key that will unlock
any feminine heart.
R. R. Hubbard - Douglas
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' ' The SIGN MAN. for all kinds of SPRING ' ' \
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:; Douglas Hardware Store :: \
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Strictly First-Class. Always
on Hand: Choice Wines, Liquors
and Cigars. Our Specialty
Front St, opp. Ferry Landing
B. CONRAD, Prop.
RUDOLPH BLAHUT, Manager
Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer
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: CITY CAFE
rtth Douglas T
* Opera House Hotel ..
Beat meals In town for the money * *
* Wo serve everything the market carriee. j)
; Also furnished rooms Beft of Service ..
In oonnoction. , ,
H. BERGER 4 J. HICK8. Props. 4.
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When you visit Douglas drop in at tho
and try one of our special fist's
FRONT STREET - DOUGLAS
* Alaska Furniture 8 Undertaking I
I Company 2
' Funeral Directors & Embalmers I
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> Douglas Alaska ^
BING HALLECK and ED ARM
Tho place that sells Columbia
beer, at 5 cents a glass. Come
In and see our free moving pic
ture show, every night at eight
o'clock, four reels of fun and
pleasure, change of program ev
ery other day. Steam heated
room8 in connection.
1 When you want ' ?
Hardware, Stove*, Furni- !!
ture, Carpets, Linoleum, !!
Sashes, Guns, Electric Sup- !!
plies, Trunks, Suit Cases, .
I Chinaware, Paints and Oils .
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! Douglas Alaska ? ?
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Tailoring, Cleaning, Pressing and
The only reliable and up-to-date Tailor In
DOUGLAS. Work done neatly and quickly.
handles moat everything, at the lowest q
east prices. Coll and look my stock over. *2
We are closing out our Shoe Department R
at very low prices.
Spend your tauuro ttma pWylnx pool
nnd blUlardfl. You ar? alwaya ?J?W
Come aee mo.
L. H. KIEST - DOUGLAS
? ? CLOTHING SHOES : '
:: LORENZO TEPPA
! General Shoemaking !!
!! St. Ann's Ave. Douglas, Alaska ! >
For Fine Beverage and
The best of Everything
and the ploasantaat pla?e to moat
Your Frfontfs at
The Mascot Bar
Douglas ? ? ? Alaska
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;; F\ouglas citt baiiber shop ;;
.. L' ia now locatrd in their new quartan . .
where they are in ? position to meet > ?
' [ and treat all alike. Oar work and bathe ) '
.. speak for thnnseWee. Beet of workman- . ,
? ? ship in the city.-lfATZDoar and Mill r? ? ?
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ARE YOU GOING TO BUILD?
Builds hoasea both bl* and smaD and does re
pair work at reasonable rates. See me at the
Douglas Hardware Store or Phoce 56
I: Juneau Douglas ::
:: Phone-- Phone 52 ;;
i I Cleaners & Dyers j;
11 Will open on or about the 10th. J |
? ? giving special attention to ladies < ?
\ evening gowns, silks; cleaning, | )
1 1 pressing, altering, repairing and < ?
1 ; dying. We also clean portiere, ] )
1 1 lace curtains, gloves and corsets. ? ;
! Feathers cleaned, dyed and !
; | curled. Ladies' and gents' hats 1 ;
!! cleaned and re-blocked. Panama ! !
; | hats made to order. No spot- j |
! ! tiug. Everything Is thoroughly
I ; cleaned. Wo have the most mod- J |
. ! ern machines for French dry - !
| J cleaning. Our motto?Good work J J
. > and reasonable prices. All work. - >
I | called for and delivered prompt- ] |
? ? ly. Give us a trial. We guaran- - ?
II tee to please you. J |
ij Geo. Curtis, Prop.: |
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V Etarant furnbhoCcabina. Eoqnlraat ;
| RAINIfR BAR, Douglas, Alaska
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