We Sell Them Exclusively
. Juneau furniture Co.
Tel. 261. 3rd and Seward
JUNEAU STEAMSHIP CO.
United State* Mall
Leaves Juneau ;or Douglas, Pun
ter. Hoonah. Gypsum. Tenakee,
Kllllsnoo, Chatham and Sitka every
Wednesday at 12:01 a. m.
Leaves Juneau for Douglas. Eagle
River. Sentinel Light Station. El
drid Rock Light Station. Comet.
Haines. Skagway every Sunday at
12:01 a. m. Returning, leaves !
Skagway the following day at 12:02 j
WILLIS E. NOWELL, MANAGER
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The Beit Appointed
.. Place in Town
iRest of Everything Served !
at Moderate Prices
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A Pipe for Eoery Fact
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In the interest of our town J
lets patronize our home
Will (ir? you the Best in
Clothing, both as to style,
and quality, and at the right
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II GRAfFS NU-STYLE BAKERY
"DOVE BRAND" Ne-Style Bread
No other like it. Try it.
You'll want it all the time
Cakes Baked to Order
329 FRANKLIN STREET
[BUSINESS MEN TO
At the next meeting of the Juneau
Commercial club which will be In the
city council chambers next Tuesday
night, the Importance of taking some
definite and united action in the mat
ter of having an adequato exhibit In
the Panama Pacific Exposition at San
Francisco, wflll be fully discussed.
Got. J. F. A. Strong has made appeals
to the people In general and through
their commercial bodies and other or
ganizations to cooperate in the mat
ter to the end that Alaska may par
ticipate, in the great exposition In a
creditable manner. He has warned
the people that there will be no funds
from the Federal appropriation for the
collection of an exhibit, nor for Its
maintenance beyond a few thousands
of dollars, and that if the people do
not act on their own account Alaska
will not be fairly represented at the
President H. J. Fisher, of the Com
mercial club has been giving consid
erable thought to the matter and is
In hearty sympathy with the Interest
manifested by Gov. Strong in the mat
ter. Mr. Fisher would like to see a
large attendance at the meeting and
would like to hear expressions on the
subject as to the best way of accom
plishing the desired end.
The future development of Juneau's
resources it is argued by most mining
men will now. and for some time to
come, have to depend largely od home
capital, on account of the havoc creat
ed in financial circles by the great
war in Europe. In order to attract
home capital it is urged that it will
be necessary to make home people
acquainted with the resources that
are to be developed.
The Coat Question.
Another important subject that will
I probably be touched on is the danger
of a coal shortage for Alaska towns
in event of the British Columbia coal
being shut off through some turn in
the fortune of war. This is a burn
ing question that is agitating the minds
of several coast communities in Alas
ka who depend largely on the Brit
ish Columbia mines for coal.
Nearly every town on the coast has
sent letters and petitions urging con
gress to hurry coal legislation to the
end that Alaska coal may be speedily
placed on the market. President Fish
er of the Juneau Commercial Club
would like to know If the people of
Juneau are interested in the question.
Gov. Strong has also brought this
matter before the commercial organ
izations in tho towns of Alaska and
has assured the people of Alaska com
munities through their commercial
bodies that he takes a deep interest
in a matter that is of such vital con
cern to them.
Senator Key Pittman of Nevada,
who lived in Nome in the early days
and who has proved himself a strong
friend of Alaska on all occasions has
taken hold of tho matter in earnest
and is working hard to have the leas
ing bill now pending acted upon and
to further such other legislation as
may be of benefit to the people re
MARIPOSA ARRIVES WITH
FREIGHT AND PASSENGERS
The Mariposa arrived from the
south last night bringing about 150
tons of general merchandise for Jun
eau. There was quite a large list of
passengers aboard for Westward
points. The following were for Jun
eau: Mrs. K. Kunsten, F. Joslin, Mrs.
E. Sherman, George H. Graham, Joe
Perry, T. V. Tatum, W. E. Anderson,
Miss A. Marcuson, James Crawford,
Frank Speckert, H. C. Meek, E. L.
VANCOUVER. Aug. 24.?C. P. R.
coast steamer Princess Charlotte, Cap
tain Griffin, from Seattle, was held up
by an American revenue cutter ofT
Port Townsend and the American com
mander searched her for contraband
of war. The order to stop came as a
big surprise but the fast C. P. R. boat
was not long delayed and arrived here
at about her usual hour, leaving for
Victoria at 10:30 a. m.
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R- P. NELSON
Headquarters for sll kinds of
All Kinds BLANK BOOK8
j DRAFTING PAPERS, EAC.
COR SECOND & SEWARD 8T.
OF WOODROW WILSON
The Democratic Congressional com
mittee has Issued the following re
sume of accomplishments and state
ment concerning the policies of Presi
dent Woojbow Wilson:
A firm foreign policy?one of watch
ful waiting?which prevented a war
with Mexico, and made Impossible un
told loss of lives, the demoralization
of business, and a staggering war
debt. On the other hand the Mexican
people have advanced as never before
by the ProeWent's fight to restore to
them possession of their land.
A revision of the rules of business
without the usual and heretofore In
evitable panic. As the result of the
efforts of the President the laws have
been made the same for everybody?
big and little?not by wholesale denun
ciation and litigation, but by peace
able and JudlclouB means.
Refutation of the oft-repeated taunts
that the Democratic party had not
capacity for solving questions requir
ing constructive treatment Witness
the currency, tariff, Incotno tax, the
nearly completed trust bills and other
wise legislation that not only received
the votes of Democrats, but the votes
of Republicans and Bull Moosers as
well In both the Senate and House.
A tariff that compels the trusts to
sell as cheaply to you as to the people
of foreign lands. Framed without con
cessions to special Interests.
A currency law under which you got
your money when you need It?one
that prevents panics and Insures sta
ble financial conditions.
An income tax that places upon the
rich a Just proportion of the $1,000,
000.000 a year, which is now the cost
of maintaining the Federal Govern
An arbitration act providing for con
ciliation and arbitration In controver
sies between capital and labor, which
has already been successfully employ
ed in preventing great strikes that
would have tied up the entire railway
business of the nation.
Enlargement of the scopo of the par
eel post, which has reduced tho cost
of transportation, and become a last
ing and convenient instrument of bene
fit to the consumer and producer.
Trust laws based on the Golden Rule
?"The trusts must do unto others as
they would have others do unto them,"
Obey court decrees!
Abandon unfair cut-throat competi
Cease discriminating between pur
chasers of their goods!
Disgorge control of competitors ac
quired under the "holding company"
Surrender the enormous power
wielded through interlocking dictor
(Note?This gives you and your son
a better chance in life.)
Legislation provided for cooperative
agricultural extension work.
The fostering and development of
commerce at home and abroad as nev
er before. Legislation recently enacted
will result in the dispatch of commer
cial attaches to all foreign countries
in addition to tho location of offices of
this branch of the service in the vari
ous large cities at home.
' _ - FINALLY.
Your President has worked untir
ingly and with a sincerity entirely
new to our political life for what he
considered the best interests of man
kind. He has worked unceasingly and
without vacation?day in and day out
?for the rank and flle of the public
and not for any clique or group. He
has worked for peace?peace at home
as well as peace abroad.
The record made by Woodrow Wil
son is without parallel in the entire
history of the Nation.
BRYAN PEACE TREATIES
NEW YORK, Aug. 29.?Col. Theo
dore Roosevelt today again, ridiculed
the Bryan peace treaties to which he
devoted considerable time in his New
England speeches. He said the war
in Europe, where Nations tore up
treaties and went to war shows the
futility of trying to establish peaco
BERLIN DECORATES WITH
ROYAL GENERALS' PORTRAITS
BERLIN, Aug. 29.?Berlin is decor
ated with the portraits of the royal
generals at the head of armies at the
front. Pictures of the Crown Prince
and tho Grand Duke Albrecht predom
I PEACHES FOR CANNING I
;; Per Box
We have 200 boxes of FANCY
ELBERT A PEACHES coming on
this next Humboldt. This is the
large Canning Peach
Per Box I;
f OrVE US YOUR ORDER EARLY |
I H. J. RAYMOND ?2?
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JUNEAUITES BECOME ~
l At a special session of the Nobles
j of the Mystic Shrine held In Elks' hall
last night William Aiken, "novte," was
(lead across the hot sands of the des
ert. John Rex Thompson, potentate;
land other newly arrived officers of
i Nile Temple, Seattlo, assisted by lo
cal Nobles saw that Schilling's Best
representative readied an oasis and
The following Nobles arrived on tho
!Mariposa-last night: JamcB R. Craw-'
ford, George H--Graham. Frank Speck
ert. Charles Ban burg.
Nile Temple Officers:
John Rex Thompson, potentate.
V. A. Pnyno, Illustrious chief rab
G. H. Graham, assistant Illustrious :
R. Reed, Illustrious high priest
J. R. Crawford. Oriental guide.
J. R. Jones, first coremontul mas
J. F. Chamberlain, second cere- j
A. Sltiels, Illustrious marshal.
D. Kenzle, recorder.
G. Hnllock. alchemist.
J. V. Winter, assistant alchemist.
D. A. Epsteyn, captain of the
The special session held last night
was for the benefit of Mr. Aiken who
was compelled to leave for the West
ward on tho Mariposa. The real cer
emonials and big time will occur to
night when the large class of "novles"
will mush over the hot trail to the
cheering oasis. Before Btartlng across
the scorching sands, however, a busi
ness session will occupy considerable
time and this meeting was to begin at
4 o'clock this afternoon.
The following "novles" will make
the journey tonight: From Juneau?
F. Dillon Smith, Isa Goldstein, Z. R.
Cheney, Alex C. Prusslng, R. J. Wul
zen, Ed. Webster. William M. Frye,
Frank Doversplko, D. M. Bothwell, R.
H. Stevens. John Rustgard, Harold
Haskell Post; from Tread well ? Ben
Learning, Merl Thomas, C. G. McKln
non, Archlo A. Lewis, L. S. Ferris, Wil
liam Christie, C. P. Osterberg, Alfred
Hunt: from Douglas?Paul Bloedhorn,
J. W. Martin, William Fels, Jr.; from
Haines?H. 0(. Banta; from Skagwny?
Max Gutfeldt, W. C. Wright, James A.
Candidates will report at 6:30 and
tho ceremonials will begin at 7 o'clock
Mr. Thompson has been In Alaskn
before and was in Fairbanks In con
nection with the work in the Tanana
metropolis. Just bofore coming to Ju
neau he initiated a class of 140 In ,
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B. D. Palmer, representing the J
Fayles Papaer compauy, of oSattle, Is (
a business visitor in Juneau and is ^
staying at the Alaskan.
Dr. D. M. Marvin and Dr. C. G. Coak- |
ley, both of New York who have <
been enjoying an outing in Southeast
ern Alaska, have returned to Junoau ,
and are staying at the Hotel Cain. (
Arthur H. Miller, connected with the ,
United States bureau of education, is i
a Westward passenger on the Mari- ,
posa. He will have charge of the gov- |
ernment school at Copper Center. He
taught at Susitna last year.
T. V. Tatum, an official of the Frye
Bruhn company, arrived on the Mari
posa and will be in Juneau and Doug
las for some time.
R. A. Young of R. G. Dunn and Co..
took passage for Seward on the Mar
iposa this morning.
Deputy Marshal Fred Fonzo left for
his homo in Skagway on the Mariposa
Archie W. Shiels and Mrs. Shlels, of
Seattle, who have been visiting in
Juneau the guosts of Mr. and Mrs. M.
S. Whittier, will loavo on the Georgia
early tomorrow morning for Skagway.
Dr. Emil Krulish. of the government
service, returned to Juneau on the
Mariposa last night. He took pass
age from Seattle on tho Jefferson but
stopped ofT at Ketchikan to visit at
Guthrie M. Scott, well known com
mercial man has engaged passage for
Sitka on the next trip of the Georgia.
Mr. and Mrs. E. S. Hewitt have
moved Into the new Cottage recently
purchased from Bert Spcrry at tho
corner of Seventh and Main streets.
F. Joslln returned to Juneau on the
Mariposa last night.
C. W. Ask, well known pioneer mer
chant of Skagway, passed through Jun
eau aboard the Mariposa.
SWITZERLAND MAY GET
LOAN FROM AMERICA
LONDON, Aug. 29.?Tho correspond
ent of the Exchange Telegraph Com
pany at Rome says a message has been
received there from Beme. Switzer
land, saying that tho American gov
ernment has informed ^Switzerland
there ia no reason why a Swiss loan
should not be floated In tho United
States. This answer is in reply to a
query from Switzerland regarding the
possibility of a loan.
EDISON COMPANY CUTS
ITS WORKING FORCE
NEW YORK. Aug. 29.?More than
800 employees of tho Edison plant at
West Orange, N. J., have been laid
off as a result of the war. The re
maining 5,000 will work eight Instead
of ten hours a day.
Fresh Augustine & Kyers choco
lates at the Juneau Drug Co., opposite
' Alaskan hotel, prone 250. 8-10-tf
FIGHTS SHY OF PRINCE (
OF WALES COAST ,
SEATTLE, Aug. 22.?After nn In- J
jpection trip over the west coast of
Prince of Wales Island, Southeastern
\lhska, Supt. R. R. Pierson, of the Al
aska Steamship company, has return
Jd to his desk lu Pier Z. Ho express
ed himself as iquch Impressed with
the dangers of navigation in those (
poorly chartered waters and averse to j
further risking any of tho stcol-bot- c
tomed vessels of his fleet In West (
Coast service. 1
Pierson had never been to many of
tho little cannery ports that have
grown up within the last two years
and made this district one of the <
most productive in the North. The Pa- j
ciflc Coast Steamship Company lost
the steamship Curacao on a run to the
west coast and the Alnskn Steamship
Company's Bteamship Cordova was l
badly damaged by striking an unchart- <
>red rock on tko snmo route. Two .
vooden-hulled vessels, the Delhi and | j
ho Santa Ana, respectively, are now ..
he only craft sent to this section by \ |
ho. Pacific Coast and Alaska Steam- ? >
ihip Companies.?Seattle Times. ))
Just arrived the now and lasting ? ?
>dor of perfume "Imogene," Including \1
mogene toilet water and face pow- ??
ler. Something now and distinctly In- ] \
livldual, ask to be shown at Doran's ? ?
Prescription Pharmacy. Phone 5.?tf *
Fresh salted mmonas, pecans and .
peanuts at Juneau Drug Co., 107 Front ? ?
St., opp. Alaska hotel, phone 250.? J J
1-10-tf. ! .
Red umbrellas exchanged by mis- ? ?
:ako at dance at Elk's hall last Satur- j
lay night. Call 685. 8-27-3t. ?
A Big Shipment of
We just unpacked a large advance ship
ment of Benjamin New York style, Fall suits
for men. Three and four button coats, with
loose backs, straight front, all the popular colors,
assorted in stripes and fancy mixtures. We'll
be glad to have you visit this store and examine
i these new arrivals.
A Very Special-Quality Suit
Our new Fall styles of soft and stiff shirts,
with style that you can recognize as far as you
can see the shirt, and quality that will bear the
closest inspection under a magnifying lens?
Prices: $1.50 to $2.00
Many a man finds that it takes him a week
to break in a new pair of shoes so it's comfort
able. Perhaps you are one of them? Try our
famous Hanan shoes and your shoe worry is
B. M. Betirends Company, Inc.
?h 11111111111 it nim n ? <
DR. H. VANCE !i
Rooms 5 and 0 Maloay Bldjj.
Consultation and Examination i
Fro?. Phone 202.
Graduate American School of )
Osteopathy, Klrksvllle, Mo. |'
Seven years' active practice. ? >
Office hours, 9 to 12 m. 1 to 8 !
p. m? or by appolntmsnt jj
Hll Mill ' 1IIMII II I I 1 II .
A. Benson \
Stand at Wills' Grocarr Star* ' j
Phones 41 or 5-8-6 !
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ii We Sell Electric Washing Machines I
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I; outlay is the first payment?the saving in ..
JI laundry bills will more than make the future payments. Wash-day has no ter- 3!
|rors for the woman who owns an electric washing machine. The cost is so low 31
; I that any family can afford to own one. Cost of operation will not exceed five ! I
I; cents per hour. Come and look at it Demonstrations any time.
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I EXCLUSIVE FEATURES |
;; A Reversible Wringer that can be operated
> by either Hand Lever or Foot Treadle.
A patented one piece Metal Wringer Box.
I! This box is in every way superior to the best
;; wood wringer box that can be constructed.
Shaft Driven Wringer ? Noiseless, Safe
!? and Certain.
No mechanism on top of tub. All working
;; parts being under tub, entirely protected and
< > out of the way.
JI Washer is designed for power exclusively
3! and is more substantially built than compe
Metal drain cock on bottom of tub drains 33
tub completely without tilting. 3 3
1-6 H. P. Electric Motor having ample pow- < ?
er to handle the wash at all times.
Complete Washer is mounted on castors 3!
and can be easily moved. ;;
By reason of the fact that the wringer on 3 3
the Voss Electric Washer is controlled by 3;
either foot treadle or hand lever, it is the *>
safest power wringer in the world. The ac- 3 3,
tion is positive and instantaneous. Must be 31
seen to be appreciated. 3 3
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