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? ALASKA DAILY- EMPIRE 4 4 Dougia* Sranch 4 ? M. A. SNOW. Manager 4 4 4 4444+4++444*+t+v DOUGLAS, Feb. 15.?The children of tho Douglas Catholic church aro diligently preparing a patriotic pro gram whtch thoy will give to tho pub- " lie next Monday evening in honor of Washington's birthday. From all In dications It promise* to be of tho same high standard as that of previous per formances. The Caledonian dub held a big -so cial and card party at Eagle hall last anco and an enjoyable tlmo Is report ed. The prlro winners wore 1st prize consolation prize. Mrs. Geo. Spence: first prizo for gentlemen, James Lind say. and gentlemen's consolation. Wll Ho Reld. No. 3. company of the Douglas lire The Alaska Catholic club will hold an important business meeting this evening at S o'clock. Nels Sorby and wife arrived fron> the South on the Jefferson and win On Ash Wednesday, tomorrow, ser church at -S o'clock In the morning and at 7:45 o'clock In tho evening. TREADWELL. Feb. 15.?The repair work at the Treadwell club Is very nearly completed and a great improve ment In tho appearance as well as the convenience of tho club is noticeable. Today is pay day and tbo usual amount of money is being disbursed by tho Treadwell office. for the South on one of-tho early boats. MR. HOUSEHOLDER] Do you appreciate that you are wasting fuel, by not hav ing your stove connected so that you can heat the water In your hot water tank quickly? HOT water tor the bath la 20 minutes, or water sufficiently hot to wash dishes in 10 min utes. and without the expend iture of one additional ounce ot coaL MARSHALL and NEWMAN The Reliable Plumbers All Work Guaranteed: Phone 371; 2d 0Franklin A short business mooting of the La dles' Guild of St. Luko'a church has been called for tomorrow afternoon at threo o'clock at tho home of hire. D. J. Kinzlo. Tho Treodwell club directors mot last night and hoard committee re ports for the past month. Routine business was transacted and a new I ruling was mado regarding undue bo! atrcusness "at the Saturday nb-'.t; A uew counter has been placod In tho Store office. Tho counter has u heavy oak top and Is an attractive! plcco of "furniture. Tho new cigar stand has been In-; stalled and is a sreat Improvement j at tho Club. ALASKA LABOR UNION BEING REORGANIZED DOUGLAS. Feb. 16.?At a meeting of tho Alaska Labor Union held rec ently in their hall, it was decided to disband and organize along an entire ly different plans. A temporary or ganlzation was affected and tho fol lowing elected as temporary officers: Jack Wilson, President; James Chris toe. First Vlcc-Presldont; H. Spencer, Second Vice-President; D. J. Kinzle. Secretary; and L. S. Ferris, Treasur er. A meeting to affect a permanent organization will be called soon. ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICES AT DOUGLAS TOMORROW ?y? DOUGLAS, Fob. 16.?Tomorrov. be ing tho first day of tho Lenten season, or Aash Wednesday, thero will be spe cial services hold la St. Luke's Epis copal church at S p. m., with sermon by Rev. G. E. Renison. This Wednes day night service will bo continued throughout the season of Lent. Every one is cordlaly Invited. BIG MINSTREL SHOW AT LYRIC_TONIGHT DOUGLAS, Feb. 16.?The Treadwcll minstrels are ready for their initiatory performance tonight at the Lyric thea tre. The Brst part consists of solos, jokes, choruses and end songs. The end-men are Frank Murphy, "Babe" Samples, Harry Brown, W. H. Metz ner, "Dub" Coblentz and Jack Kearny, while Jack Johnson ls thc interlocutor. Solos aro to bo sung by Frank Rey nolds. Francis Cornwall, H. C. Cham bers and M. A. Snow. Tho second part of the show win consist of vaude ville turns Interspersed with orchestra selections. The curtain rise at S:30 ; sharp. Tomorrow evening the show will be repeated at tho Orpheum theatre !c Juneau. The Sons of Norway will give a bit basket social ou next Wednesday a1 the Eagles' hall. The affair is public and each lady attending Is asked tc ' bring a fcaskcL 2-13-3t D RUG S Doran's Prescription Pharmacy MILTON fflSX, P-oprlttor A True Drug Shop where Drugs receive the greatest attention because they demand the greatest attention. :l OUR PRESCRIPTION DEPARTMENT Is Modern. Complete and Efficient m n it i:: i: i:: 11111111 i m 111; 111 m m i 11111 h-h-h-s-1 MENTHOLATUM; v 1111:11:: h-h-i ?: ?; k-m- 111:111 i-i-i-i ; 11 m x-r-i-1 -m-m-h-h- ? J. TTHE year round Remedy for Chapped Hands and Face, Skin ar.d Scalp * V ^ Diseases. Your Money back in every instance where it fails to give * I Satisfaction. WATCH OUR WINDOW. I I ; ii! i: 1111: m-i i 111 n th : n'Mil n m i htm i ' t The Nyal's Drug Store The Rexall Drug Store ; THE JUNEAU MUSIC HOUSE T Elmer E. Smith, Douglas. Alaska. I i i -i-r-i -m ?! 1111:11 ?: 11 i-k : 1::: 1::: h i i m i 111 n i-h-k-h-h I Douglas Opera House Hotel ! Fresh Olympia Oysters | FREE MOVING PICTURES SUNDAY NIGHT 1 # The Best of Wines, Liquors and Cigars 1 o PETE ROLANDO, Prop. Douglas, Alaska ! ? 5 4 ? L. C Thomas Mcrl F. Thotnxi *> ? Alaska Furniture 0 Undertaking ? Co., Inc. ? ? funeral Directors & Embaimers ? ? ? 9 Vouslxj AUsxa * IBBBBBBBBMBBBBBBSSBBBSSEKi Douglas Undertaking 1 PARLORS=== I Funeral Directors and Embaimers H. V. SULLY ? Big shipment of spates arrived on City of Seattle WHO FOR? JULIUS JENSEN * v v v v <? %? *t ?> <? ?> v *;? <? <;?. * MARINE NOTES . + + ? + The Georgia win sail for Sitka an wayports at 9 o'clock tomorrow mon iag. It was announced today. The Almiral Evans Is duo Thursda night from Seattle. The Al-Kl is due here Thursda The Alameda leaves Seattle tonigh and is due hero Friday afternoon. The Jefferson sailed south last nigh CARD OF THANKS. Mrs. H. P. Hanson and children d< sire to extend their thanks throng The Empire to the Pioneers of Alaskt iho school children ot Junoau an Thane and their many kind .friend for the comfort and. assistance ro: derod during and sines the l.xat Ulcea of the late H. P. Hanson, husband an father. TO MEET AT STUDIO The Juneau Choral Society ,wfl meet at S:15 tonight at Miss Gulick' WILLIS E. NOWELL TO hofcr's concert,. which v/HL ::ucc> place at this place. Thursday night, Fqb first appearance hero. Ml^b Borhofer'a appcaranco at Doug las Is anxiously awaited, by tho music FORMER TREADWELLITE FIGHTING IN EUROPE TREADWELL, Feb. 1G. ? A lettor j has been received hero from John ? DomoroUe, a Greek who loft hero two years ago at the outbreak of tho Bal kan war. stating that ho has joined tho Serbian army and is fighting j against the Austrian. Mr. Demorotto i passed through the Balkan war un | harmed, but had a brother killed In tor by saying: "When tho war Is over . ? # ? TREADWELL BOWLERS BEAT ? ELKS BY. SMALL MARGIN but very poor contest last night, the evening at the Troadwell alloys. GOOD MINSTREL SHOW AT TREADWELL TONIGHT TREADWELL, Feb. 16.? Tho en tertainment to bo given at Troadwell tonight by tho Troadwell mlnstrols will consist of three partsr (1) Min strels: (2) vnudovillo acts, Including athletic stunts, music, etc., and (3) a An orchestra of ten pieces will play for tho show and will accompany tho singers. The seats aro nearly all sold and tho show may be produced again The company will cross tho channel and repeat the performance In Juneau Wednesday night INDIAN STABBER IS POUND GUILTY Charley Mitchell, an Indian, was J found giulty of assault with intent to i kill Warren S. Harding, deputy mar I shal, at Haines on the night of Feb ruary 23. The jury doliberatde 20 ;! minutes. Mitchell will bo sentenced m later. The maximum penalty that can be imposed is twenty years in the pen } itentiary. The minimum Is one year. Mitchell offered a weak defense, his denial that he stnbbod Harding with I a knifo summing up .his testimony, but his attorney, John G. Hold, put up a battle royal against a strong case, in an endeavor to secure tho prisoner's - acquittal! som. who prosecuted Mitchell con tended that Harding went to tho door j of a Haines cabin on tho night of the ! rioting, knocked, and was admitted. It j was said that he was knocked down by I Mitchell, who wielded clubs. After : ward Mr. Harding went back to get Mitchell The latter then grabbed a butcher knife and as his arm was de scending ho exclaimed "I kill-urn mar shal!!," according to tho testimony. : A great deal of humor was injected \ into tho closing arguments. Mr. Held | had insinuated that, the soldier wit . j ncsscs for tho government were not ^! all they should bo. Mr. Folsom rc . tortcd that Mr. Hold war virtually tes ; j tifying, in his closing argumonl and ! j joshed the opposing counsel consid ? crably In this direction. ? j Capopa on Trial. ; John Capopa is on trial under a ? charge of giving llQuor to an Indian ; girl, Alice James, at Douglas last year. ? 0. A. Tucker is dofending him. The ; Jury was secured this aftornoon and ? the case should be over by five o'clock. ; Defendant Found Glulty. Capopa was found guilty by tho I jury. The verdict was returned at four - o clock. h : * DC-GRAND JURY j FOREMAN INDICTED \ Goorgo W. Dillon of Skagway, who v.T.i', foroman of tlio federal grand Jury ! until excused by Judgo Robt W. Jon * nlngs, has been arrested on a secret I ly returned indictment charging him * with soiling malt liquor without a 11 Tho offenso is alleged to havo been * committed at Skagway on December 27, 1014. Witnesses called beforo the grand jury woro Fred S. Cliff, Charles j Bennett, Frank R. Cook, L. Gardner, .: Miles Schroeder and Jack Reid. \ftcr Mr. Dillon was excused from "jtho grand Jury ho returned to Slcag ! way. He came back, yesterday to an . swer the indictment Ho Is out on Universal Repair Shop wants pa trons to know that it has moved from L 321 Franklin street to 114 Front street, next to Gastlneau Hardware company, whero its customers, old and new, are invited. The removal was necessary to get room to accommodate growing Claude Ericson house aud will occupy d i ^FDRMTDRE at th?- Old Stand of tho Untw.-gal "oga'r Shtry ====! t merit of Summer Wash. Fabrics t L* ?NEW'GALATEA CLOTH ALSO GINGHAMS, PERCALES, RIPPLETTE, SCOTCH GINGHAMS AND WHITE GOODS >sgg= Our line of Raincoats is in "and open for inspection All the New Styles are shown iat moderate prices Suits, Coats and Dresses will arrive in a week or ten days Pictorial Review Patterns Goldstein's Emporium "Everything for Everybody" j Gossard Corseis MILAN ENGLISH WALKING 1 SAILORS?GET VOUR BRAIDS | AND STRAWS NOV/?THIS IS THE SECOND SHIPMENT ?Hi Thts? Style* aro to bo had at Ifes. SHERMAN'S ? ALASKA CAPITOL MAY BE BUILT That Juneau's public building will bo completed now seems assured. "Whilo Congress did jnot pass tho bill appropriating 5450,000 that was Introduced in tho Houso of Representa tives by Delegate Wlckeraham March 24th, In response to the request of Sec retary of the Treasury William G. Mc Adoo. in his letter to tho Delegate dated Match 17th, the item In the sun dry civil appropriation biff, news cf the proprlatlons as reported from tho com mittee, was published In thoso columns Saturday, authorized the continuation of work on tho building and made available for that purposo $75,000 In addition to tho $177 500 available from the old appropriation. That makes $252,500 ready for tho beginning of tho work?provided, of courso, the bill passes the Senato in its present form. Before moro money will be needed, there will be another session of Con gress and moro funds can bo allowed to completo tho work according to thc plans. Much of this $252,500 will bo ex pended in Juneau for lhbor. DANCE POSTPONED. On account of the Trcadwell min strels tomorrow night, Miss Frances Gulick will open her studio on Thurs day night this week instead of Wed CLEAN GEORGIA'S BOILERS. The Georgia's bonlers are being cleaned and other repairs mudo, so in stead of sailing for Sitka and wayports at midnight sho wlil get away at 9 n. m. tomorrow. . SELLS LODE CLAIMS TO GEO. R. PERRY of Douglas, according to a deed re corded today. CLERK BELL FILES DEMURRER TO SUIT A demurrer to a cult filed against Clerk of tho Court J. \V. Bell by J. Spotcln and^A. Greenbauui, was filed in court today by J. H. Cobb, Mr. Bell's counsel. The document demure to tho suit on tho grounds that the suit recites an Insufficient statement of facts. SUES FOR DEBT. against Josef D'Hulstcr, for the rccov Iieid appears for the plalntllf. The suit was filed with the United States commissioner. TRIPP IS ADMINISTRATOR. ??5*? Herman T. Tripp has qualified as administrator of the estate of the into DRAPER CLUB TO MEET. . The Draper club will meet tomor row afternoon at 2:30 o'clock with Mrs. E. IL Kaser, it was announced WITH APOLOGIES TO K. C. B. Now just Imagine Thai you wanted to writo a lettor And that you aro tired of tho Old fashioned pen And just imagino That you call up 2-5-0 Send mo a good fountain Pen?Tho kind you advertise ?a Waterman or a Coaklin. immediately. And writo your iottcr lif And you aro satisfied And wo aro pleased Because you are And everybody is happy because JUNEAU DRUG CO is tho Store that has what you want when you want It. ***?**.> ; ?? ? ' ? ? ? SST: ? ? ? i 8katlng on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday evenings. Three reels of good pictures and threo solid hours of skating, J Ladles, twonty-flvo cents ? Gentlemen, fifty cente. J BASKET BALL SATURDAY EVENING Tho Douglas and Juneau high school will clash In the first match J of the oorles of five games to be played between those two old * Tho management of tho Juneau Rink will glvo another one of those ' Dancing promptly at D p. itil This Is the house whero everybody hao ; a good time. Music by Peyiwr A Greenlee orcherstra,?nuff red. < I MISS GULlCK'Sg Tea Room and Studio I Privito Danclni} L?8on?--Stuclli> for Rent '1 SAM KOHN, PIONEER HAS PARALYTIC STROKE Sam Kohn, for 45 years a resident of Alaska, suffered a slight stroke of paralysis yesterday. Today slight Im provement In his condition was noted I by Dr. P. J. Maborio and unless compH cations should devolop, Mr. Kohn is i In no immediate danger. AUSTRALIAN WOMAN . SEEKS HER BOY Mrs. E. Keys, whose address Is 5 Woods avenue, Wallis street, Wool aba, Sydney. Australia, seeks to learn the whereabouts of her son, Frank Jc romo, who was in Juneau in January, 1914, slnco which time she has not heard from him. Mrs. Keys, in a letter to A1 Carlson at this place, who forwarded the letter to The Empire, from Seward, says: "1 am seeking news of my son, 'Frank Jerome,' from whom I have had no word slnco January last, when ho sent me an almanac, from which I have taken your address and have ; taken the liberty to write you hoping to gain some information. "If you know Frank's present ad dross and would forward it to mo I would bo very grateful to you or any other information would be thankfully received. "I might mention that Frank has al ways been a regular correspondent thcroforo 1 am very worried rccolving no word for such a long time. BOOM AT SHIPYARDS. WASH?Shipbuilding yards on tho Atlantic coast arc enjoying an unpre cedented boom. Evctyblg plant la bo busy that smaller plants arc getting tho overflow and are crowded with worlc according to Capt McAjllster, chief engineer of the Coast Guard. Ho says Cramp's shipyard at Phil adelphia Is signing contracts to crowd it, nnd tho Maryland Steel Co. yard at Sparrows Point, the Fore River yard and the New York Shipbuilding Co. at Camden aro doing capacity work.?(Boston News-Burean.) AMBIGUIOUS .(Washington Pout.) The Kaiser b said to have quoted fcolingly Calvin's saying that ono man with God Is a majority. Whom could he have meant??Billy Sunday? The Emplro circulation leads. Try advertising In It. ?> ? <? 4? v <- ?> ??? ? + ? V ?if ? CLASSIFIED ADV. ? 4? ? c* **? *y ?*? ^ ??? ?*? ?% 4* *$* *1* FOR RENT?Five rooms and bath, concrote bouse, phono 369. 216-1 f. FURNISHED FRONT ROOM with 1 bath. $2.56 per week. -133 Second ?> -> ?;? v * *:? v v ? CLASSIFIED ADV. ? *??? + + + *????????? WANTED.?Gasolines engine andauto mechanic seeks employment Bo* 151. Trcadwell. .+* WANTED?Position as housekeeper or cook or chamber work; 164 Front ?(2-13-3t) ? FOR, SALE?Fprnlttoro of 4. rooms, olthor as a wbolo or by the piece, at a sacrifice. New Jaeger house. Ninth and Gold Belt av., phone 1S8. 2-2-tf. FOR SALE?Berry's entire transfer outfit at a bargain, which includos the following rlgB and hnrncas: 1 covered Studebakcr drop bed wagon; 1 heavj Studebakor wagon; 1 Handy tow truck; 1 carriage; 1 No. 2 sleigh; 1 No. 3 sleigh; 1 set harness; chains, ropes, blocks, etc., and 1 team of horses. 2-S-tf.; FOR SALE.?Edison diamond disc phonograph with 24 good records and attachment for use of Victor or Col umbia records. G. F. Hendricks, Ju ; neau Cold Storage Company. 2-16-6L FOR SALE.?Engineer's transit, la good condition. G. F. Hendricks, Ju neau Cold Storage Company. 2-1616t. FOR RENT?Nicely furnished rooms, with hot and cold water, and bath, j Firty cents and up a nlghL The Arctic hotel, 89 Front sL 2-3-lm. FOR RENT, 2 and 3 room furnished housekeeping suites; reasonable, "The cosy cornor of Juntau." Cliff Apart J ments, near court house. 2-1-lm. FOR RENT.?Large, nicely furnish ed room with board. 340 Franklin street, Cor. Fourth Ave. 1 mo. FOR RENT ? Modern flat, four rooms and bath. I. Goldstein. 11 21 tf FOR RENT?Largo nicely furnish ? ed room, Alaska Steam Laundry. 10-tf For Rent?Threo-room apartments with bath, $20. Apply 320 Seward st., or phono 274. 2S-lm. ? HOUSES FOR RENT?Four and five rooms, with Concrete basement, i one on Kcnnody and other on Ninth 1 street, phone 372. 2-3-tf TWO FURNISHED ROU6E8 to rent. Enquire Mrs. Mont*om?*7 D?* vis. Cor. fith and Seward. tt, Fresh smlshlpt oystors, just arrived, nt GOT.OSTEIN'S. 11-ft-tf. St Nicholas leavuB Tor Tenakee and way nnrts. Tuasdnvs at K. a. m. 12-28-tf , OFFICES?For rent In Goldstein Ride. He. and cold mnnlne water In each office: also steam heat Janitor nnd eW'r-tnr service tf. SPACE FOR RENT ?n Rrnnswtrk . Rulldlne. Annli' Chanr - Goldstein. ??? STEAM HEATED ROOM*. *1A00 up: with or without board. Miss Char on. Kn.1; Main St.. Phone *?OK IT-T-tf. Cut your grocery bill by buying your groceries at Goldstein's Emporium.? 2-11-tf. Fresh ranch eegs, throe dozen for $1.00, at Goldstoln's Emporium, lltf