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ALASKA DAILY EMPIRE
Douglas branch office, Hubbard's
News Store, Telephone 19
Bert Howdeshell, Mgr.
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DOUGLAS NEWS NOTES
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DOUGLAS. April 29.?A letter was
received In Douglas yesterday from
Mark Tatum. dated at Valdez April
25th. Mark says to his Douglas
friends that the snow still lingers in
the Westward city and that the Doug
las climate is vastly superior to that
of Valdez. Mr. Tatum is the locator
of some valuable mining property in
that District which he has recently
transferred at a neat figure. He de
scribes a battle between some Mexi
cans and a party of mule skinners
over there which resembles the Huer
ta-Villa conflicts.
The Indies League of the Congre
gational church will meet in the Lea
gue room Thursday afternoon. All
ladles are Invited.
After an absence of the winter sea
son which he spent in California, John
Murray has returned to Douglas and
again enrolled himself among the per
manent citizens of the Island.
Alderman Henry Brie left last night
for Haines where he has business in
terests.
Charles Kimmerllng, formerly em
ployed as blacksmith for the Tread
well company, has returned to the city
and will remain here permanently.
The Humboldt arrived early this
morning with a large consignment of
general cargo for the Island, bringing
the usual supply of vegetables for
the merchants.
With a dozen houses and cottages in
course of construction, repairs being
made to buildings and the city mak
ing improvements on the streets. Doug
las looks like a boom town these days.
The City of Seattle Is marked up tc
arrive on the Island at eight o'clock
this evening, sailing from Juneau at
midnight.
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COMPLETE CHANGE AT
? THE LYRIC TONIGHT
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DOUGl.AS, April 29.?The following
J new program at the Lyric theatre to
night:
"Baby." a splendid Majestic drama
that will appeal strongly to the heart.
"Life's Lottery." a two-reel feature,
showing the evils and sorrows caused
by an unhappy marriage for money.
"Law or Lady." a drama by the
Champion Co.; Interesting to the end.
GOOD PROGRAM AT THE
LYRIC THEATRE TONIGHT
DOUGLAS. April 28.?The following
good program at the J-yrlc theatre to
night:
The great State right feature, "An
Innocent Victim." In threo reels. A
story of a girl who is the victim of cir
cumstantial evidence.
"Binks. the Tight Wad," shows how
Binks discharges the janitor to cut
Jdown expenses. A roaring comedy.
OTTO WEIDEMAN WILL
BUILD FOUR-ROOM COTTAGE
DOUGLAS, April 29.?Contractor L.
; G. Thomas will next week begin the
! erection of a four-room modern cot
tage on Third avenue for Mr. Otto
j Weidemnn which is to be the future
i home of the latter gentleman.
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TREADWELL NOTES
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+ TREADWELL, April 29.?The water
carnival and swimming tournament
takes place tonight. It will be enjoy
able.
The "240 Swede" tins accepted a po
sition with the Alex Nelson Transfer
in Douglas until a place is open for
him to resume his duties with the
Treadwell company.
GROCERIES
MEN'S GOODS
M. J. O'CONNOR Douglas
SEED POTATOES, ONION SETS, GARDEN SEEDS
and FLOWER SEEDS
P. H. FOX Douglas, Alaska
FIRST TERRITORIAL BANK OF ALASKA
Douglas, 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 iu the soil and plant seeds, and then watch a garden spring
up and grow into delicious too 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 n Connection
We serve the BEST BEER ? Hlacc
> in Douglas for . . . ?? vJldob
> FREE MOVING PICTURES EVERY NIGHT
, The Best of Wines, Liquors and Cigars
1 PETE ROLANDO, Prop. Douglas, Alaska
HOWARD, HAMILTON, WAL
THAM and ELGIN
WATCHES
Large Stock on Hand, At
FACTORY PRICES
SPECIAL
7-Jeweled Watch, Good Time
keeper?
ONLY $7.00
PAUL 8LOEDHORN
Expert Repairing Douglas
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PERSONAL MENTION
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AI Cartoon and wife returned to
Juneau on the Humboldt lust night
utter an absence of several weeks.
Charles Van Cauipen, an Eastern
capitalist is making the round trip on
the Admlrul Sampson.
Mrs. J. H. Dixon, wife of Mr. Dixon
of the Royal Fruit company, accom
panied by their son, arrived in Jun
eau on the Humboldt last night.
M. D. Suodgrass, superintendent of
the government agricultural Btatlou at
Kodlak passed through Juneau on the
Admiral Sampson last night enroute
to Kodiak.
Mrs. V. A. Payne, wife of the well
kuowu Juneau lawyer Returned to
Juneau aboard the Admiral Sampson
lust night after a visit of several
weeks in the States.
J. G. Morrison, of Haines, 1s a guest
of the Occidental hotel.
H. J. Fisher is confined to his home,
wrestling with a very bad cold.
John itonan, well known Democrat,
the Democratic ticket four years ag
who was a candidate for Delegate to
Congress from Alaska on the Demo
cratic ticket four years ago, passed
through Juneau on the Admiral Samp
son enroute to Iditarod via Seward.
Sport Smith, well known musher for
I merly of Nome who carried the mails
on Seward peninsula for years, passed
through Juneau last night on the Ad
miral Sampson enroute to Knlk An
chorage.
J. C. Tolman, former game warden
of Kenai peninsula, is a passenger on
the Admiral Sampson enroute to Sew
ard.
Senator and Mrs. B. F. Millard of
Vnldez passed through Juneau on the
Admiral Sampson enroute to their
home.
J. J. Falstad who Is engaged in the
fishing and packing business Is a pas
senger aboard the Admiral Sampson
enroute to Kodiak.
J. D. Meenach is a passenger aboard
the Admiral Sampson enroute to II
llnmna.
W. D. Gross, the local theatre man,
to returning to Juneau on the Dolphin.
WHEN THE DOCTOR SEES YOU
bring a prescription to this pharmacy,
ho knows that his efforts will not be
thwarted either by poor drugs or in
accurate compounding. We have a
reputation among physicians for per-1
feet prescription work. You can take
their opinion as authoritative and
bring your prescriptions here to bo
filled. "There's a Reason." Phone 3.
Doran's Prescription Pharmacy. 4-24-tf
DRAMATIC CLUB MEETS TONIGHT
There will be a meeting of the Dra
matic Club in the basement of the
Episcopal church this evening at 7:30
o'clock, sharp. A full attendance is
requested.
April 27, 1914?The Northern Laun
dry and Supply Co. wish to announce
that Mr. W. Holmes is no longer so
liciting laundry for them ? patrons
please note, ALFRED PEACOCK, Sec.
?4-27-3t.
There will be a dance next Thurs
day night in the Croatian Club hall,
Douglas, given by the Croatian Mando
lin Club. Admission, 31.00; ladles,
free. Good music and good order. Ev
erybody welcome. 4-28-3t.
Will leave in a few days for regular
visit to Ketchikan to be gone ten days.
Those interested requested to call at
once. -
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Cjp/ornetted/' <tn</ C^i/t'ctan
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;; Home Cooking and Good Meals "
o at 35 cents
< ? Also Furnisned Rooms < ?
\\ Andrew Sipola Dootfi?
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?I 111T mTTTT lTTfi m m Hj
:: Burford & Baldwin ::
:: BILLIARD PARLORS ??
! I TheC leanest and
!; Most Up-to-date Place ? ?
! to Spend Your
!! Evenings ? ?
; | Phone 296 .. '
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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 Piayer Pianosat term"' on
Small Goods and Musical Merchandise SHEET MUSIC
ALASKA'S LARGEST MUSIC HOUSE I ,
THREE STORES | I;
I THE REXALL DRUG STORE
GUY L. SMITH. Mngr.
3d and D Sts, Douglas, Alaska
JUNEAU MUSIC HOUSE
Second and Seward Sts.
ELMER E. SMITH, Propr.
FRONT STREET DRUG STORE
Douglas, Alaska
Suits
$2.50
^qJUNERU,I\IsRSKR.
Suits
$2.50
$10.00 to $18.00 Values, $2.50
Our entire stock of Young Men's suits to close?sizes thirteen
to eighteen years
To close same out quickly we are making
$10.00 to $18.00 Values
$2.50
We carry the
famous Adler
dress gloves
exclusively
The Juneau Home of
Hart, Schaffner & Marx
Clothes
Exclusive
Agents
Mallory
Hats
CoUee, better than your mother ever
made, at the Sampcde Restaurant.?
?2-19-tf.
Galvanizing done by G. Roene, Sans
Soucci Bldg., Douglas.
A young man experienced bookkeep
er and stenographer wants a position.
Best of references. Address S. A. Em
pire. 4-27-3t.
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iiStanleyi:
:: THE MAN WHO DOES::
!: your ::
;; Sign Painting ;;
;; House Painting and ;;
Decorating ?
;; 226HSECONDHSTREET ??
;; Phone 94 ;;
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< > DR. J. LIMNELL?Mechano-Ther- < ?
< I aptitt. Office Third St Douglas. * [
<? Mechano-Thcraphy. Swedish Med < ?
< > ical Gymnastics and Massage. < ?
< > For Appointment Call Phone 23 < >
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f Whon you want y
J FRESH MILK & CREAM 2
V Rcmbcr you can have It dcllvored dally to jj
J your home by 2
\ Eggen Bros.-Thc Douglas Dairy \
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Are Vou Going to Build.
Are you going to repair your ]
house. See GEORGE E. BROWN, <
? Contractor and Builder. Douglas. 1
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BIG BEN j
THE CLOCK YOU HAVE READ SO '
MUCH ABOUT?
j 11111 m i n m n n m i nj;
;; 'Phone 2-4-2. 128 Front St. ??
??or t dressing
:: ohearer s iaelor
?? We do Cleaning, Pressing and ??
! j Repairing. ] |
? ? Our Motto?Thoy always come ? ?
back
' | We call and deliver J j
Good Work. Prompt Service.
Ti i i 1 i 1 i i-i I I I I I I i 1 1 I I I I III
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Juneau Transfer Co. i:
;; phone a \\
\ i we always have
I; COAL i|
I! Moving Carefa% Doa*
I; STORAGE i!
?' Baggage to and from All Boats ] |
37 FRONT ST. J |
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NOT THE BEST CAFE *
in the WHOLE WORLD J|
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but the best
in Juneau
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The ALASKAN CAFE j|.
A. T. SPATZ, Prop. <!
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Heidelberg:
LIQUOR CO, Inc.!:
Largest 8tock Best Brands of <,
IMPORTED and DOMESTIC ; ;
LIQUORS and WINE8 for ;;
FAMILY USE
Mall Orders Phone 3b6 \
A Specialty Free Delivery * ;
ALASKA JEWELRY CO.
Jouglas Alaska .
I When you want work of ? c ;
any kind done call ? < ;
NELSONij!
Tho Trai^ifer Man Pfcone 88 ? t J
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A. YOUNG MAN'S CHOICE
if candies is sure to be commended If be makes it
i box of our chocolates and bon bona. No one can
wist their tempting appearance, no one can fail
o be delighted with their exquisite flavor. A box
d our candles is certainly a key that will unlock
iny feminine heart.
R. R. Hubbard - Douglas
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See T. of C. ;: J
| The 8IGN MAN. for all kinds of SPRING 't\ J
, DECORATING at . 2
Douglas Hardware Store :: s
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HUNTER HOTEL
DOUGLAS, ALASKA
Strictly First-Class. Always
on Hand: Choice Wines, Liquors
and Cigars. Our Specialty?
Mixed Drinks.
Front St., opp. Ferry Landing I
B. CONRAD, Prop.
RUDOLPH BLAHUT. Manager
Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer
On Draught
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;; CITY CAFE^icXr"0" !
. ?mmmmmmm? OjMTIl HoUSO Hotel X
? ? Best meals in town for the money +
? ' We ecrve everything tho market carrica. T
- tEHsST"""B<"s'?"I
! H. BERGF.R & J. HICKS. Propi. X
Tel 1 I 1 1 I 1 I 1 1 I I I I I I 1 1 1 1 1 1 I 1 I
When you visit Douglas drop in at tho
CITY BAR
and try one of our special fizx's
FRONT STREET - DOUGLAS
< \ Alaska Furniture 8 Undertaking X
, I Company z
<! funeral Directors & Embalmers |
* ? Douglas Alaska ?
BING HALLECK and ED ARM- I
STRONG
THE NORTHERN
Front Street
Douglas, Alaska
The 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
rooms in connection.
^iiiimiiniiiiiiiiniii^
? Wlion you want
i i i
I Hardware, Stoves, Furni- !!
! ture, Carpets, Linoleum, !
! Sashes, Guns, Electric Sup- !
! plies, Trunks, Suit Cases, !
! Chinaware, Paints and Oils !
boo mo
| Julius Jensen::
? Douglas Alaska ? ? ,
IIIIIIIIII H 11 H IIII M Ml !
T. PAVESIC
Tailoring, Cleaning, Pressing and
REPAIRING ;
The only reliable and up-to-date Tailor In i
DOUGLAS. Work done neatly and quickly. <
Mrs.NELS.G. JOHNSON 8
of DOUGLAS
i handles moat every thine, at tho lowest ; J
t cost prices. Call and look my stock over. ? J
t We are cloetne out our Shoe Department g
! at very low prices. ; 5 ?
HUNTER HOTEL
AMUSEMENT PARLORS
Spend your loauurc time pUylajr pool
and billiard*. You are alwvje vnmu.
Como nee me.
L. H. KIEST ? DOUGLAS
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LORENZO TEPPA j
General Shoemakinf
!! Clothing, Shoes, Gents' Furnish- !
;J Ings, Tobacco and Clgara. ?
? * St. Ann's Ave. Douglas, Alaska 1
Till i iiihiiiiiiiiiiiiih'
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For Fine Beverage and
The best of Everything
and the pleasantost place te meet
Your Friends at
The Mascot Bar
Douglas ... Alaska
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;; rVlUGLAS city harder s?or ;;
.. U now located In their new cturtan ..
where they are In a position te m^et ? ?
" * and treat all alike. Our work and hatha ')
.. apeak for themeclvra. Daat of wui t aaaa- , ,
? ? ship In the city.?Matzdow akd Un.ua ? ?
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ARE TOU GOING TO BDItDt
M.M.GIMSE.c.rSS
Builda house* both bijr and small aad doe* re
pair work at reasonabl* rata*. B** as* at th*
Douglas Hardware Store or Phone S6
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:: Juneau Douglas ::
: Phone 299 Phone 52 ;:
ALASKA
j i Cleaners & Dyers: |
:: Are Now Open ;:
? ? giving special attention to ladlae < ?
11 evening gowns, silks; cleanlmg, \ \
? ? pressing, altering, repairing ud < >
11 dying. Wo also clean portion, J ]
? ? lace curtains, gloves and conwta. ? ?
11 Feathers cleaned, dyad and j )
?1 curled. Ladies' and gants' bats ? ?
! cleaned and re-blocked. Panama
;; hats mado to order. No spot- 1 ?
!! ting. Everything is thoroughly 1
;; cleaned. Wc have the most mod- ' '
em machines for French dry ! !
; | cleaning. Our motto?Good work ' '
. ? and reasonable prices. All work ! I
| | called for and delivered prompt- J J
? ? ly. Give us a trial. We guaren- ! !
11 tee to please you. | J
i Geo. Curtis, Prop.;;
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\ DOUGLAS BLACKSMITH SHOP
i Sid Johnson and Andrew Brant i
A
[ BlackamithinE and General Repair Work. I
1 HorscuhoelnE. boat repalrins and wason
2 makinE. AEcncjr for Rosa] Gaa Ensine. !
I Front St., opp. New Bank D0UGLA8 I

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