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GRAFF'S NU-STYLE BAKERY
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No other like it. Try it
You'll want it all the tim?
Cakes Baknl to Order
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I Mrs. M. H. Lynch has opened
' a new boarding house at 313
I Fourth Streot. First class table
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* ALASKA DAILY EMPIRE 4
4 Douglas Branch 4
4 M. A. SNOW, Manager 4
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4 DOUGLAS NEWS NOTES. 4
DOUGLAS. Aug. 4.?The stork, busy
as ever, visited.the homes of Mr. and
Mrs Holm and Mr. and Mrs. Psihas
this morning. To tho former he de
; live red a boy, and a girl was left at
11 tho latter homo.
j Mrs. A. Miller will soon leave for a
I \ Islt In the States.
| The Ladles' League of the Congre
. i gational church will give a tea on
} Thursday afternoon.
'I The Rainier Cafe Is open under
; new management after being closed
i for the past few months.
There will be a meeting of the Al
aska Catholic club tonight.
A meeting of the Knights of Colum
bus will be held tomorrow night at
? th> rooms of the Alaska Catholic club.
^ The ladies' League of tho Congre
? i gational church hold their regular ten
? cent tea Thursday afternoon.
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? "SQUAW MAN" THE BEST
? SHOW YET AT THE LYRIC
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H DOUGLAS, Aug. 4.?"Best picture
! ever saw": "So true to life!" Wasn't
? Farnum line?" etc.. these aro but a
[ few of the remarks made by tho au
? dlence when they left tho Lyric la t
E night after witnessing the pictures ot
P "The Squaw Man."
E It Is safe to say that the reputation
* of the "Famous Players" Alms In
. Douglas di not suffer by the exhibition
of last night. The house was crowd
ed and the interest manifested In the
1 picture was unanimous. The Lyric or
I chestra furnished the music, and was
The picture will be repeated tonight
. for the last time in Douglas. There
will be another of the "Famous rm/- -
era" series In the near futuro.
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+ TREADWELL NOTES ?
THKADWELL, Aug. 4.?Mrs. P. W.
Bradley, wifo of President Bradley
of the Tread we 11 company, arrived on
the Spokane this morning and will
visit hero for a few weeks.
That the bulletin board at the Tread
well Club, which Is being supplied with
the latest war news by The Empire,
Is a center of grrfat interest, Is evi
denced by the number of persons eag
orly awaiting each bulletin.
Weather permitting, there will bo a
baseball game In Juneau tomorrow af
ternoon -between the Juneau and
Douglas teams. The next game will
be a very hard fought one, as Doug
las will have to win It or she will
lose the series.
The work of clearing and grading
for the addition to the "700" mill Is
Since the announcement that the
I Firemen's Ball will be given on the
12th, great prepartlons arc going on,
and It Is expected the ball will be the
greatest scolal event ever given on
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Bennett. Miss Mu
riel KIrkey and Mr. White have re
turned from a fishing trip on the Dix
JOHN DUNCAN THINKS STEWART
WILL RIVAL PRINCE RUPERT
TREADWELL, Aug. 4. ? John S.
Duncan, who has had charge of the
Treadwell hoist for a number of years,
recently returned from his vacation In
British Columbia. During his stay In
Prince Rupert he was Interviewed by
the Dally Empire of that city, which
speaks of Mr. Duncan as follows:
Mr. J. S. Duncan, of the great Tread
well mine. Alaska, returned on the
Prince Rupert yesterday morning from
a visit to Stewart and the Portland
Canal district. He called yesterday
on Mr. William Manson, M. P. P..
whose cousin, Mr. William J. Manson,
member for Dewdney. married Mr.
Mr. Duncan Is much Impressed with
tho Stewart country and Its possibil
ities. "My trip to Stewart," said Mr.
Duncan, "was very enjoyable and I
was struck with the possibilities the
town and tho surrounding country
have to offer.
"Through the courtesy of Mr. Cow
an. of the Canadian Northeastern rail
way, I was afforded the opportunity of
traveling to the end of steel, which
terminates a little beyond the proper
ty of the Red CIIfT mine, where an
enormous amount of work has been
"Prom there I visited the property
of tlje Portland Canal Tunnels com
pany situated on Glacier creek, where
work is being vigorously prosecuted
driving a big tunnel to tap the vein
series of propertlos situated in this
"Conditions In the town, In keeping
with other places I have visited, are
Inclined to be quiet, but one does not
require to be a confirmed optimist to
sec that Stewart is certain of early de
velopment to a large seaport city and
to be the next great transcontinental
railroad termnlal In the North.
"Geographically speaking, there can
be no city on the Pacific coast north
Tonight tho Orpheum presents the
following class A photo-plays:
"Sally's Romance," a strong Edison
drama with George I.essey and Bliss
Milford in the lead.
"The Empty Studio" is the story of
an artist's model, by the clever Sehg
"The Pride of Angry Bear' is an In
dian classic, by the Kalem Co.
"Bringing Father to Time" is a
laughable comedy by the Essaney Co.
All lovers of "What Happened to
Mary" be on hand Sunday and Mon
day, for she has surely arrived and
will bo shown each week until the
series is completed. No more dlsap
pointmnts, as she is all here at the
Thursday and Friday, the greatest
of war dramas, "Shenandoah," will be
shown in three reels, over one thous
and soldiers In the sensational battle
scene, and Gen. Phil. Sheridan in his
historical ride. Remember the dato,
and regular prices will prevail, 10 and
j 25 cents.
WRANGELL POWER DAM
MAKING GOOD PROGRESS
WRANGELL. Aug. 3.?Work Is pro
gressing rapidly on the new dam,
which is to be 200 feet across the top
when finished, and the work is down
now about thirty feet to bed rock in
the center. Some twenty men are
working on the project under the sup
ervision of Oscar Wilitts. The work
was started in the center where a
hole has been dug down about thirty
feet to the bed rock and work is be
ing conducted each way from that,
the dirt is being taken away with an
overhead tram to which two buckets
are attached and lowered in the cut
and pulled away with a donkey en
ALASKA STEAMSHIP CO.
OFFICIALS COMING HERE
President R. W. Baxter, and Superin
tendent R. R. Spencer, of the Alaska
Steamship company will take pasc
tge from Seattle on the Dolphin to
ilght for Juneau. It is their intention
:o put In several days in this vicinity
itudylng business and transportation
Special sale on Sterling silver
poo as and white and gold Austrian
hlna. I. J. Sharick. 7-9-tf. I
+ MARINE NOT E8 +
The Alameda will arrive from the
The Princess Sophia will be due to
arrive from the South tonight.
The Dolphin will bo due to arrive
from the South f"rlday.
The Humboldt will be due to arrive
from the South Saturday.
The Al-Kl. sailing from Seattle last
nighi, should arrive Friday night or
The Spokane arrived from the Soutb
this morning enrbute to Skagway and
Hie Northwestern arrived from the
South last night enroute to the West
The Georgia *ails for Sitka and
wayports tomorrow morning at 12:01.
MANY FOR JUNEAU
The Northwestern arrived from the
South last night with a large number
of tourists aboard nnd many passen
gers for interior points. The follow
ing were for Juneau: H. L. Wollen
berg and wife, G. C. Worth, H. C. Hal
stead and wife, Mrs. G. H. Whitney,
Mrs. J. G. Moore, Miss G, Mallette,
B. C. Delzelle, P. J. McGulre, James
Coulter, Mrs. Irene Lang, Vance Black
well, T. H. Schuster^ J. E. Lee, Ed.
Pcderson, A. Rummlng, A. E, Carlsen,
Fred Hayden, Carl Hayden, H. W. B.
The Spokane arrived from the South
this morning with a very large num
ber of tourists making the round trip
to Skagway and Sitka aboard. The
following were for Juneau: J. Wilbur,
Thomas Mooney and wife, Miss Lin
nette Graham, Russell Palmer, H.
Toles, Alice Swingler, Miss Georgia
Trippen, Mrs. Edward Lytle, William
Aiken, E. Anderson.
SUIT TO QUIET TITLE.
Edward C. Russell has filed suit
against John Bolstad to quiet title to
lot 3 block 2 of the Pacific Coast ad
dition to Juneau.
CASSIAR COUNTRY MEN
GOING BACK NORTH
Jerry G. Galvln, George J. Murphy.
A. Dafflemyrc and Peter Swanson,
came north as far as Wrangoll with a
prospecting outfit that they are taking
Into the Dease lake section of the
CasRiar country. The particular prop
erty In which they are Interested Is
on Dcase creek. It Is a large hydraul
ic ropposltlon and If the bench
claims prove as good as Is hoped for
a $100,000 hydraulic plant will be In
stalled. At present they aro moving In
a five-ton steam drilling outfit.
Jerry Galvln and George Murphy
were formerly in Nome and both well
known all over tho North. Mr. Mur
phy left Alaska with a modest for
tune and settled in Seattle, but evi
dently the Call of the North Is too
strong to bo resisted. Dafflomyro Is
the original locator of the Dcase creek
property, and Swanson Is an exper
ienced drill man.
SCIENTISTS STUDYING HABITS
OF PACIFIC COAST SHELL FISH
PRINCE RUPERT, Aug. 3. ? Mr.
Will P. Thompson has returned after
a cruise on the fishery steamer An
drew Kelloy, during which time he was
busy studying tho shell fish found oft
this coast with a view of establishing
a hatchery for the propagation of the
Mr. Thompson Is a lecturer at Le
land Stanford university, California,
and has been spending his vacation in
the employ of the provincial govern
TRAVELS SIXTY MILES TO
RESTORE CALABASH PIPE:
PRINCE RUPERT. Aug. 3.?Mr. Ed
mund Verney, a native of Metlakatla,
went to tho trouble of sailing from Met
lakahla to Prince Rupert yosterday,
a distance of sixty miles, that he
might hand over to the city officials
a calabash pipo ho found lying on tho
beach In front of his house. Ho con
cluded it had been loft there by some
of the Prince Rupert picnic makers.
The pipe Is now In the city hall await
ing an owner.
MARRIED MEN WIN
The superiority of tho married mea
over tho single men Is hereby pro
claimed throughout the Silver Bow
basin, and all previous statements to
the contrary are recalled. This was
forcibly proven at last night's game
on the Perseverance baseball grounds
whon the married men walloped the
single men In the last and deciding
game of the series. The game was
closely contctsed but Anally ended In
a score of 6 to 4 In tho favor of tho
Jack Tromper twirled for the mar
ried men and was given excellent Aeld
support. George Bayless was In the
box for the single men, and while he
did not show up in his usual good
form ho did fairly good.
The lineups were as follows:
Married?W. C. Edrlngton, 2b: A.
M. Chamberlain, cf; F. B. Shattuck,
c; Jack Trompen, p; Ed Doherty, 3b;
P. Gravrock, lb; W. Kerr, If; P. Ben
son, ss; F. McDanlels, rf.
Single?R. Hendors, 2b; L. Ashley,
cf; C. D. Root, c; G. S. Bayless, p;
A. Nicholson, 3b; B. Mauerham, lb;
Ray Day, If; J. F. Hurley, as; J. W.
The regular Perseverance team was
scheduled to play tho C. W. Young
team but the gamo was called off on
account of the threatened aspect of
A full line of D. M. C. COLORED
COTTONS; also linen sheeting and
pillow tubing, new towelling and plain'
damask. Mrs. Albert Berry, The
Vogue, 317 Seward ? (Tu, Th Sa.)
DOCTORS GO HUNTING.
Dr. Marvin and Dr. Coakley, who re
cently arrived In Juneau left with
Capt. Wm. Dlckison on tho Iowa Satur
day evening for a hunting expedition
in the Taku river section.
DRAPER CLUB MEETS.
The Draper club will meet tomor
row, Wednesday, afternoon at 2:30 o'
clock wtlh Mrs. W. E. Nowell.
JOHN BERG SSSS Wrestlers
WILL BE AT
Elks' Hall Tonight
Where he will meet Ray Christensen, and Max Simons, ms'lbst
Berg agrees to throw Christensen in 30 minutes and Simons two falls in 30 minutes,
for all of gate receipts and a $200.00 purse. Police Gazette rules. Pin falls only
count. Catch as catch can. * * * * * * * *
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Como see me.
L. H. KIEST - DOUGLAS
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Builds bouses both bis and small and does re
pair work at reasonable rates. See me at the
Douglas Hardware Store or Phone 55
207 SEWARD BLOCK
When The Glacier I
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NEW DESIGNS IN ALASKA JEWELRY
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