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Regular meeting Gastlneau Lodge ,
No. 134. F. & A. M? to be held at
Odd Fellows' hall Tuesday evo-ning
S p. m.. July 27. Douglas Alaska.
Visiting Brothers cordially invited
JAS. DANIELS, Secy.
DOUGLAS. July 26.?The Douglas
Island l^tbor Union will hold its reg
ular meeting at its hall on Third St. j
Tickets have been placed on sale
for the costume concert to be given
next Friday by Miss Bernhofer and
little Viola Wasterlaln. A large turn
out is expected.
The glass is being placed in the
new front of the Brie Drug company's
biutding on South St. Ann's avenue.
Dr. Mathiu and a party of guests
spent yesterday at Taku fishing. They
report that the trout, on account of
low water are very hungry, and are
DOUGLAS ISLAND WOMEN
WILL MEET TOMORROW
DOUGLAS. July 26. ? The Douglas
Mam! Woman's Club will meet Tues
day afternoon. July 27. at 2:30 at the;
home of Mrs. John Henson in Douglas.!
The following will be the program of
"Domestic and Social Life of the Pa
nama Canal." Mrs. W. J. Esmann.
"Biography of General Goethals."
Mrs. J. V. Ellis.
"History of the Building of the Ca
nal." Mrs. Grler.
"Reminiscences of Delessep's
Time." Mrs. Gustav Roene.
"Traumerie." (Schumann) by Miss
"THE OLD HOMESTEAD"
AT LYRIC TONIGHT
DOUGLAS. July 26?"The Old
Homestead." the great New England
play, will be presented at the Lyric |
theatre tonight by the Majestic
Stock Company, who are playing &|
onesnlght return engagement. The
jricea have been reduced to- 50c in
Head of 75c as heretofore.
TREADWELL. July 26.?The first
taseball game of the season for the
Channel League will take place to
morrow evening on the local grounds
t>etwcen tho Treadwcll and Douglas
(Ire department teams. Wednesday
evening the Treadwell firemen will
play tho Alaska Juneau team.
Today is the hottest day on record
this season at Treadwell. tho thero
mometer in front of the store regis
tering 110 degrees in the sun.
The tennis doubles will start to
night at 7 o'clock. Baxter and Stan
field will play the Searing brothers.
The other three games will be played
as soon as possible.
Capt. Erricson took a party of
friends for an outing yesterday at
The committees on the arrange
ment for the firemen's ball to be giv
en on August 19th are working hard,
and it is expected that this year's ball
wili be the best ever.
Mrs. I. D. Carpenter returned from
an extended visit to the States on
the City of Seattle.
ED CHRISTOE WINS
THE BENNETT MEDAL
TREADWELL. July 26. The
Treadwell gun club met at 10 o'clock
yesterday morning and held Its regu
lar shoot for the Bennett medal. Ed
Chrlstoe won the medal with a score
of 42 out of a possible 50. He also
won the safety razor gvlen by the
Stevens Arms Company. On account
of a number of tho club members be
ing absent on excursions the attend
ance was small. The scores were:
Ed. Chrlstoe . .. 22 20 ?42
E. A. Halgler 19 18 ?37
J. Manning 19 17 ?36
G. Terry :... 17 19 ?36
J. Stoody 17 15 ?32
J. Daniel 19 12 ?31
BACK FROM ANCHORAGE
TREADWELL. July 26.?J. R.
Blair, formerly of the Cyanide plant,
returned on the Admiral Evans from
Anchorage, where he has been for
the past few months. Mr. Blair says
that things are very quiet up there
as there are as many men out of
work as there are working, and that
he thinks the government will have to
ship hundreds of men out this fall.
He says that Archie Lewis, formerly
with the Treadwell electrical force,
is employed by the government and
that he will probably winter there.
He thinks it will be a good country in
time, but it is badly over-done.
Inspectors G. H. Whitney and P.
G. Peltret. who have been out at Bris
tol bay and way ports inspecting hulls
and boilers of the various gas boats
and steamers, returned on tho Evans
Saturday night The two inspectors
have been away ten weeks, having left
Juneau on the 15th of May.
. .Mrs. Whitney returned Saturday
from Seattle, where she has been
spending several weeks.
J. F. Sumner returned on the Ad
miral Evans from the Westward.
H. Brown, representing the Leslie
Judge publication passed through Sat
urday night on the City of Seattle, on
his way to Fairbanks and Nome.
"Kendrick" commercial sign-writer
and bulletin board advertiser. 7-23-tf
I Alaska Beer
"The Beer of
Family Trade Solicited
j| Union IronWorks
AjJents for Southeastern Alaska
Tires, Ford Accessories J J
?-E FIRST TERRITORIAL BANK
Douglas OF ALASKA 26 Front It. Juneau
INTEREST PAID ON SAVINGS a Q
ACCOUNTS, AND ON TIME DEPOSITS 4 Q
ALASKA MEAT COMPANY John Reck. Mgr.
Wholesale and Retail Butchers
Manufacturers of all Kind.s of Sausages Our Hams and Bacon Are
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THE IDEAL HAIR TONIC
T WITH A GUARANTEE OF SATISFACTION ? IT WILL REMOVE ??
I DANDRUFF. NINETY PER CENT OF THE MEN ARE TROU- "
T BLED WITH THIS DISEASE. TRY A 50c OR $1.00 BOTTLE AND ??
I GET RELIEF. SOLD ONLY \ |
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Elmer EL Smith. Douglas, Alaska. 1!
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BREAK OUT ANEW
The foreet Arcs near Knudson's
farm, twelve miles from Juneau,
have broken out afresh, according to
George C. Burford. The flro is eat-,
ing its way through the moss, and!
men have been sent out to fight the
Another Are is raging near Fish j
Creek, on Douglas Island.
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BAWDY HOUSE CASE ON
TRIAL THIS AFTERNOON
Evelyn ^Thompson went to trial be
fore a jury of bIx men in Magistrate
Pettit's court this morning, on a
charge of maintaining a bawdy house j
in violation of a city ordinance. The j
case is the outgrowth of the raid of
the St. Francis, In lower Front Street
The Jury is composed of William Al
bertson, Charles Quackinbush, William
Fry, H. J. Raymond, J. T. Martin and
J. L. Gage. Attorney S. Hcllentbal
represents the city of Juneau, and
Attorneys H. L. Faulkner and Z. R.
Cheney are appearing for the defend
Tho witnesses for the city were
Chief of Police Sliter and Patrolmen
Forsyth and Harrington, and Oliver
Drange and S. Antonscn. T. E. Krlfl
baum testified for the defendant. The
Jury will get the case late this after
JURY RETIRES IN THE
The Jury was given the Kreielshol
mer case, in the district court, late
this afternoon, after arguments of
counsel, and the instructions of Judge
Judge Jennings limited the argu
ments to one and one-half hours for
FORFEIT BERING CLAIMS
Word has been received from the
Commissioner of the general land of
fice confirming the decision of the lo
cal officers in connection with the
claims of the Cleveland Anthracite
Coal company, the Pittsburgh Anthra
cite Coal company and the Youngs
town Anthracite Coal company, whose
claims were recently denied on the
ground of fraud charges and failure
to open up a mine within the length
of time spocifle b ylaw. The claims
made by these companies com
prised a group of 46 claims in the
Bering river district.
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WITH MANY TOURISTS
With a hundred round trip passen
gers, the steamship City of Seattle
arrived from Seattle Saturday night,
and was in the harbor until early Sun
day morning, discharging freight.
Among the tourists were Governor
and Mrs. J. M. Slaton of Georgia. |
Miss Rosemary Georgeson and Dag-1
mar Georgeson. of Seattle, were pas
sengers to Sitka, where their paronts.
Prof, and Mrs. C. C. Georgeson, re
side. | ?$?
Regular pussengers to Juneau in
cluded Margaret Martin. Mr. and
>rrs. J. M. Baxter, Mrs. Geo. H. Whit
ney, Mrs. A. L. Peters, A. L. Peters.
U W. Mayer, Mrs. K. Krlgelbcn,
Louise Harrnigton, Mrs. J. C. Har
rington. Harriet Standfleld, J. W. Ev
ans, R. J. Taylor, R. Taylor. Mildred
Outgoing passengers were as fol
M. E. Robinson. Miss Helen Rob
inson and Mr. and Mrs. O. L. Cow
ard and son, for Sitka. S. Zynda for
Haines, and Mrs. Gcorgo E. Howard,
Mrs. L. DeGroff and Miss Anna Van
derbllt for Sitka.
W. J. Rogers, a copper mine owner
of Ketchikan, is in the city on busi
F. G. Dewar. manager of the freez
ing plant of the floating cannery
"Glory of the Seas" will return to
Icy straits Tuesday night on the
A. Nllson. superintendent of the
Northwestern Fisheries company's
cannery "Glory of the Seas" will re
turn to Icy straits Tuesday night on
A. Nilson, superintendent of the
Northwestern Fisheries Company's
cannery at Dundas, is a guest at the
R. J. Taylor, a banker of Macon,
Ga.. accompanied by his wife and
three children, are at the Gastineau.
Mr. Taylor accompanied A. Y. Mai
lary to Juneau. The latter is presi
dent of the Eagle River Mines Com
nan .Mconue, wnu is wuraiiiK m me
Gold Belt tunnel, was In the city
Mrs. E. I/ord. who has been here
for a visit with her daughter, Mrs.
C. Crandall. left for the States to
John L. Carlson, Taku canneryn
man, left today for a business trip
to the Sound.
W. c. Frceburn of Chicagoff took
passage today on the Northwestern
to Tacoma. Mr. Freeburn will re
turn within ten days.
The Misses Gertrude and Elizabeth
Heid are at Taku Harbor, the guests
of the Misses Ruth and Esther Carl
Pat Lynch." who is operating a dia
mond drill at Annex Lake, for the Al
aska Gastineau Company, came in to
Juneau last evening.
SMITH REMICH IN TOWN.
Smith Remick, a well known res
ident of Skagway, came to Juneau
on tre Admiral Evans which arrived
Saturday for a few day's business
trip in Juneau. Mr. Remick has
been In Skagway for eighteen years,
and will return to that city the latter
part of this week.
Try some of Goldstein's New Blend
Coffee, 35c to 50c per pound, ground to
Everybody reads Empire "ads."
The 3teaniship Northwestern ar
rived from Southwestern Alaska, via
Skagway, at 1:30 this afternoon, and
sailed south an hour later. The Rev.
Father Crimont, and the Misses Caro
lyn and Mary Bernhofcr were passen
gers to Juneau from Skagway. C. A.
Schotiacker returned from the West
Outgoing passengers were Fred E.
Kimball, W. C. Unird, Miss Fannie An
derson. Judge and Mrs. W. K. Turner,
Mr. and Mrs. William C. Freeburn
and three daughters. John F. Slarkc.
Mrs. E. Lord, E. A. Honkman, W. A.
Carlson, John I* Carlson, for Seattle
CHANGE ITS NAME
While at the new town of Anchor
age recently Gov. J. F. A. Strong said
that he would like for the people of
that city to change the name of their
growing little city to something that
would have a broader meaning than
"Anchorage." The suggestion has
caused a great deal of comment, and
all classes of people arc becoming
Interested in a new name for the new
est city in Alaska.
Among the names that have been
suggested are "Matanuskn," "Alaska
City," "Terminal." "Woodrow," and
Mears Suggests Matanuska.
In a letter to the Cook Inlet Pio
neer, Lieut. Frederick Mears of the
railroad engineering commission,
suggested "Matanuska." saying that
the town that will be established at
the coal fields could then be called
The letter follows:
"Following the expressed wish of
the Governor that a new name be giv
en to the town of Anchorage. 'Matan
uska' is suggested as being appropri
ate because of the geographical po
sltion of tho town in relation to the
"This will doubtless be the ship
ping point for Matanuska coal and
Is a name well known throughout the
United States, identifying this sec
tion of Alaska.
"The town in the coal fields could
be called 'Chlckaloon' and the Junc
tion could be designated 'Chlckaloon
"If this name meets with the ap
proval of the residents, 1 would be1
pleased to suggest it to the proper
"The Cook Inlet Pioneer has kindly
consented to receive votes on this
name and publish the result in next
U. S. DOLLAR
President Wilson wishes to Interna
tionalize the United States dollar. Ad
The dollar ought to be the coin in
which all Americans think from Pat
agonia to the North Poral sea. There
are many different dollars and have j
been since the first ono was made:
five centuries ago in Germany, but [
ours is the best dollar that is or was.
Washington. Irving labelled it "the
Almighty dollar, that great object of!
universal devotion throughout our
land." In the Spanish-American
countries the invariably refer to the
dollar of our republic as n "dollar
gold," while thoir is a "dollar Mex,"
the Mex being short for Mexican,
worth two Mexican dollars. They use
dollars in China and down in the
Malay Peninsula. There is a Dutch
dollar in the various islands belong
ing to Holland.
Germany's standard of value was
also a dollar until after the Franco
Prussian war. wh;n mark was put
upon the throne.
The first dollar was made from sil
ver mined in Bohemia, end it was
called a "Joachim's thaler."
It bore an efllgy of St. Joachim.
Tlmt thaler has had many differ
ent dresses such as daier, dclar, Da
older, tolero, before budding forth
into the English language as dollar.
Our American dollar was born the
year the Constitution of the United
States was made in Independence
:iquoro. Gouvcrneur Morris was the
daddy of our dollars and cents.
Up until that time the American
Colonies and states had used the
. English pounds, shillings, pence and
i farthings. Down in the Spanish landB
they had what all our best story writ
ers never full to mention as pieces of
eight They were very often called
dollars by those who used them.
But the United States dollar has
stability as well as history behind
it. It is what Frederick T. Chandler
would call "very pretty money."
It would be a great advance to
ward that dreamed-of Pan-America
were this gold dollar to become the
1 monetary unit for the whole Western
My broker friend, William Sher
| rerd, who is just home from Californ
ia via the northern border of Mexico,
had an illustration of what cheap
I money means. Ho bought a five-dol
lar note issued by Carranza for a
Notice is hereby given that the par
tnership heretofore existing between
Jorgen Nelson and George Osborne,
conducting the Nelson & Osborne
Jewelry store at Juneau, and the bus
iness thereof, was dissolved by mu
tual consent on the 5th day of June,
1915, George Osborne retiring. Jorg
en Nelson succeeds as solo owner of
the business and accounts due and
assumes all the indebtedness of the
Juneau, Alaska, Juno 5th, 1915.
First publication, June 7, 1915.
Sugar, jelly glasses, jars, parowax,
and other canning necessities at Gold
stein's, at most reasonable prices.?
Watermen's Ideal and Conklin's
Fountain Pens?are the "Standard
Pens." Juneau Drug Co., are agents
for both makes. We carry 250 pent
in stock. The largest assortment of
different points and styles in Alaska.
The prices are the same as outside.
The store that has what you want
?when you want it. Opposite Alas
kan Hatel. 7-23-3t.
Service ? Quality ? Price ? 250
is our telephone number. Call us for
your needs in drugs. Our service Is
famous for Its promptness and effi
ciey; our goods are^famous for qual
ity; our prices are famous by compar
ison?Juneau Drug Co., phone 250.
WANTED?By Swedish girl, house
or chamber work. 7-26-31.
It Ib now known that many
eye troubles are caused by
certain Irritating rays In electric
These are ultra-violet rays and
And only recently has a lonse
been perfected that satisfactorily
filters them from the eye.
It can be worn constantly as
the tint Is Invisible except with
If your glasses are not com
fortable?talk to us about this
lense. It Is really a preventa
tive of cataract.
OPTOMETRI8T & OPTICIAN
A.M.?6:00 8:30 9:30 10:30 11:30
P.M.?12:30 1:30 2:30 3:30 4:20
6:45 7:30 8:30
A.M.?7:15 9:00 10:00 11:00
P.M.?12:10 1:00 2:00 3:00 4:00
5.35 7:00 8:00 9:00
Leaves Young's Float, Near City
Leaves City Dock, DOUGLAS
A. P. Ex.
SECOND AND SEWARD
? CLASSIFIED ADV. +
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LOST?Ladles' gold watch and nug
get chain at Larson creek. Liberal
reward it returned to Alaska Clean
! crs & Dyers, Douglas, Phone 52. ?
j (7-26-3t.) - -
LOST?Small gold pin, diamond
| center, at Elks' hall, 8hursday. Re
turn to Mona Craves, Juneau Music
Address Mrs. Hattel I^eavens, Oen'l.
Delivery, Juneau. 7-24-31.
WANTED?Partner in well estab
lished business. Good opportunity
for right party. Apply Empire Office
WANTED? A good lady ironer.
Southern Hand Laundry., opposite
WANTED?Residence lot. State
size, location, and lowest cash price.
XYZ, Empire ofllce. 2-23-6t.
GIRL wants work by day or hour.
Phone 22. 7-23-6L
WOMAN wants hour work, phone
FOR SALE -Five year lease on 38
room apartment biulding. Phone 118.
FOR SALE?Rooming house; best
| location in town, clearing $175 a mo.
Inquire Empire office. 7-20-6t.
FOR RENT.? Furnished rooming
House; 14 rooms. Enquire 116 Sixth
HOUSE FOR RENT?F. J. Wettrick
FOR RENT?Front room, furnish- "
ed, use of bath and phone. Mrs. R.
Leak. 114 Main st. 7-26-tf.
FOR RENT ? Two or three room
apartments with bath; furnished or
unfurnished, phone 33 or 167. 7-24-tf
FOR RENT?Five rooms and bath,
concrete house, phone 369. 2-16-tf.
FOR RENT, 2 and 3 room furnished
housekeeping suites; reasonable, "The
cozy corner of Juneau." ClifT Apart
ments. near court house. 2-1-lm.
HOUSE for rent. Mrs. M. Davis.?
Nicely furnished rooms; hot and
cold water in each room, with or
without board. Mrs. Shannon, 235
Gold St. 7-13-lm.
St. Nicholas leaves Tor Tenakee anc
way ports, Tuesdays at 8. a. m. 12-28-tt
FOR SALE?T^ot 3. Block 37. on 7th
St., between Gold and Harris, 50-foot
frontage, 100 feot deep. R. E. Rob
FOR SALe?M. D. Berry's entire
transfer out tit at bargain. 3-16-tf.
COME to the Palmist. I tell you
about work, business, marriage and
the future. Get your fortune told.
306 Front St. 7-7-lm.
Independent Electrio Co., wiring and
repairing promptly done. Phone 34t
Forrest bldg., E. Carlson, Prop.
f 1.6 Thoman Mert F. Thomas < >
> > Alaska Furniture 8 Undertaking . >
Co., Inc. !!
'? funeral Directors & fmbalmers 4I
I MARY BERNHOFERI
LITTLE VIOLA WASTERLAIN
in COSTUME CONCERT at the
LYRIC THEATRE, DOUGLAS, JULY 30TH, 1915
Carolyn Bernhofcr. Accompanist
Dance will follow the concert. Music under the direction of Prof.
Wasterlaln. Concert will start at 8:30 p. m., sharp. Reserved seats
$1.00, admission 75c. Tickets now on sale at the Palaco of Sweets.
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