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? , ?! ? ALASKA DAILY EMPIRE 4 + Douglas Branch 4 ? M. A SNOW, Manager 4 4 4 +4444444444444444 WANTED ? Two respectable male roomers for a front room. Inquire Mrs. D. Campbell, near Tread well P. O. 7-2S-tf | DOUGLAS, Aug. 6.?The funeral of John Paikurich. who died in Juneau yesterday will take place tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Catho lic church. Miss Anna Cashen has taken the place of Miss Mona Graves In the Ju neau Music House. Miss Graves will attend school in the States this win ter. BENEFIT DANCE AT MAYFLOWER ISLAND DOUGLAS, Aug. 6. ? A 'benefit dance is being given at Mayflower pavilion tomorrow night by the Fin nish Temperance Soiccty of Doug las. The proceeds of the dance will be given to Eli Jarvi, who was par alysed about a year ago and is now in straightened circumstances. ?'TREY O' HEARTS" AT THE LYRIC THEATRE ?+? DOUGLAS. Aug. 6. ? A live-reel show will be given at the Lyric thea tre tonight and tomorrow night. The feature will be the 5th episode of the "Trey o* Hearts" series, entitled "The Sunset Tide." This will be fol lowed by "The Lie," a two-reel pic ture featuring Pauline Bush. The show will close with a comedy enti tled "Rounding up Bowser." !?? Louis Tubbard, who has spent the past three weeks in Seattle, returned last night on the City of Seattle. TREADWELL. Aug. 6.? A great! deal of excellent baseball talent will be exhibited on the Treadwell grounds tonight when the Thane and Treadwell Are department teams meet. In the Treadwell lineup a number of old timers will be seen in eluding H. E. Chambers, W. P. Mau seth. Joe Kalal and J. Eitzmaurice. Granville will play 1st base for the Thane team. Owing to a breakdown yesterday*' afternoon the Central hoist was shut down for a few hours. The Treadwell band practice last night was well attended and further arrangements were made for the car nival to take place on Setpember 16th. An addition is being built on the upper siue ol' the "240" mill, in which a new electric motor will be housed. BUSH FIRE CAUSES EXCITEMENT AT TREADWELL TREADWELL. Aug. 6.?A fire near the Glory Hole on the hill this morn ing caused considerable excitement for a time. The fire was on the trail from the Treadwell mine to the Cen tral shaft and was probably caused by a miner dropping a light match in the dry grass. A hose was brought from the Are hall and the fire extin guished with very little damage. "By Heck." the very latest Rube song, the first copy of which was received on the City of Seattle, will be sung tonight in "The Dream Girl," at the Orpheum by "Dody" Canfield. GOV. STRONG WILL RETURN ON GEORGIA Gov. and Mrs. J. F. A. Strong will return tomorrow on the Georgia from: Sitka. The Governor left oh the last trip of the Georgia to attend the an nual meeting of the directors of the Pioneers' Home, during the course of which several applications for ad mission to the home were to be con sidered. POUNDMAN GETS TWENTY CANINES Twenty dogs have been obliged to shuffle off the mortal coll as the re sult of their failure to adorn them selves with the license tags required by law. At the present time there are seven heterogeneous canines confined in the pound at the back of the C. W. Young Co. warehouse, and un less they arc redeemed within the three days allowed by law they will be shot. The law requires that a dog taken by the dog-catcher may be released only upon payment of the license fee of |2 and in addition to this a $2 "board bill" to cover pound expenses, making the dog's liberty depend upon upon a $4 expenditure. TARDY TOuRiSTS DELAY SEATTLE AT PETERSBURG Because a group of tourists over stayed their "shore leave," at Peters burg. the steamship City of Seattle was delayed several hours in reach ing Juneau, according to Capt. Rob ert D. McGilllvray. commanding the "Seattle." The steamer left Petersburg yes terday morning, after her half and quarter-hour whistles had been blown Discovering that nlno of tho excur sionists aboard had missed the ship. I Capt. McGilllvray put back to port. He notified the tardy passengers that a repetition of the- Incident might i find them stranded in some unforbid ding port, and told them that it was up to them to "stay with the ship." Mrs. Sousa Is Passenger. Tbe Seattle arrived late last night. She had a full list of tourists, among them being Mrs. Jane P. Sousa. wife of John Philip Sousa. the "march king," and her daughters. Mrs. Albert, and Miss Jane Van Sousa. Mrs. J. W. Smith, wife of the general auitor ; of the Pacific Coast Steamship Co.. A. i Solomon and E. D. Abrams. attorneys ; of Savannah. Ga.. ?rank Torrence, | manager of the Tacoma olllco of the Pacific Coast Cool Co.. accompanied by his wife and daughter, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Munley of Portland al ; so were passengers. Passengers to Juneau included Charles Goldstein. Master Robert j Greenblatt, R. C. Wilcox and Mrs. C. 5C. Denny. Outgoing passengers on the City of Seattle were Miss Frances Steven son, to Skagway, Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Humfrey. Mr. and Mrs. J. [.atlmer Gray and Guy McNaughton, to Sitka. DEAD MAN'S NAME WAS PAIKURICH John Bacurie was not the name of the man who died from insanity in the Federal jail yesterday morning. Reliable information gives his name as John Paikurich. Since the man's death, several incidents have been brought to light which explain his brief insanity and his death after an illness of two days. About a month ago Henry Brie of Douglas sold out the "Canteen" sa loon and offered all his wares at re duced prices. Paikurich although spoken of by those who knew him best as "not a drinking man" pur chased from the stock of the Canteen a 32 gallon cask of wine. 2 gallons of gin. and 5 gallons of whiskey, and took the lot to his cabin. During the early days of the warm weather Pai kurich remarked to one of his friends that the wine was getting sour if the hot weather didn't stop and he guessed he would have to drink it to savo ij. Whether the man actually drank all of his supply of firewater is not known. The entire supply has been used up in some manner, for there isn't a drop left in the cabin. The man was taken to St. Ann's hospital in Douglas and after making a suc cessful effort to escape from the nurs es there he was taken in custody by Deputy Marshar Frank Bach and put in the Federal jail to await an ex amination as to his sanity. He died yesterday morning ? about five o'clock. His wife and two little daughters. *who live in Fiune, Hun gary. have been notified. The body is at the C. W. Young mortuary and will probably be interred today at the city's expense. "LOU" JOINS ISLANDER TREASURE SEEKERS W. J. Rogers, who is working to find the wreck of the Islander, was in town again this morning to make ar rangements with Capt. Plunket for the use of the gas boat Lou, which is needed to assist in dragging for the wreck. Mr. Rogers and Capt. Plun ket left with the Lou a little before noon. This manes the third boat en gaged in the propect to And the lost gold on the wrecked steamship. Mr. Rogers says the wreck has not been located. The Presbyterian Aid Society met this afternoon at the home of Mrs. J. A. Hellenthal. "By Heck," the very latest Rube song, the first copy of which was received on the City of Seattle, will be sung tonight In "The Dream Girl," at the Orpheum by "Dody" Canfleld. Everybody reads Emm re "ads." NEW HOSPITAL TO BE OPENED Dr. \V. H. Pallister announced yes torday that the building which ho has had constructed in South Gold St. is to be a hospital, and not an apartment house. In interviews at the tlmo the building was started three months ago Dr. Pallister asserted it would ben an apartment bouse. The building is three stories in height and is of wood. Its owner, who camo hero last year, formerly was a surgeon in the Royal Victoria hospital, Montreal. Ho has confined his practice in Juneau to disorders of the eye, ear, nose and throAt. Dr. Pallister decfaros the hospital will be the finest in Alaska, tho ar rangement of tho details being pat terned after the best hospitals In Can ada. Tije plumbing contract was giv en to G. K. Gilbert, who is soon to re turn from Seattle with the fixtures. M. S. Sutton drew the architectural plans. The hospital is located on the hill a block cast of the city dock. According to Dr. Pallister, tho hos pital will have X-Ray laboratories, an ambulance service, an elaborate! system of heating, portable baths and other conveniences, and tho sanitary arrangement will be unexcelled. The hospital will be opened somo time within the next two months. TAMOUS CATHOLIC BISHOP IN NORTH 1 * Among the prominent passengers J on the City of Seattle, who are mak ing the round trip and seeing thej sights, is Bishop M. J. Hoban, Roman Catholic Bishop of the diocese of Scranton, I'a. Bishop Hoban is one of the prominent churchmen of the Sastern States, and was elevated to the Bishopric in 1S96. He is taking his summer vacation, accompanied by his private secretary. He expressed himself as being very much interest ed in the wonders of the North, and said thai he hoped to be able to spend several months in Alaska at some later date. ? ? * council considers . willoughby ave. question tonight; At its regular jpeeting tonight the city council will hear the usual iiuarterly report in addition to other busiuess to come up before the city sponsors. Perhaps one of the most important discussions of the meeting will be concerned with the petition recently filed by several citizens re-j questing that Wllloughby avenue be widened for a distance of 15 feet. This petition, which is signed by R. j P. Nelson, E. M. Kane, Tom Knudson, T. E. Krigbaum. P. S. Brighton, R. M. Kecney. William Bosch and Jamos Russell, states that they will donate to the city the land necessary to wid en the avenue the stipulated 15 feet* if the city will agree to construct the docking necessary and bear all the expense of same. That part of the avenue which it 1b proposed to widen extonds from Cash Cole's barn to C. street. t , , HEIN2EN AND SOVWMOI WANTED BY RELATIVE Information concerning Karl Henz en is requested in a letter received at the Governor's ofTlc? this after noon. Tho communication is signed by Carl Heinzen of ..Chicago, ..and states that the missing man is a rel ative of the writer. The letter also requests information concerning one I William Sovwmoi, whose nickname is "Shorty." Both men are supposed to he in Alaska. Karl Heinzen some times goes by the name Carl or Charles, the letter says. The interests of these two parties will be greatly furthered if the writer , of the letter can get into communica tion with them. Any information concerning either of the missing men should be sent to tho Governor's of iice, Juneau. (Other papers please copy.) "KATALLA QUEEN" SOLD For a consideration of $400 Tim Marcuni has sold to Martin Welch the gas boat "Katalla Queen," which has for several years engaged in the castwise trade. The boat's net ton nage Is five tons. SMITH HURTS FOOT. J. I). Smith who has been working for several months at Annex creek was brought ip to St. Ann's hospital this morning with a severely cut foot. Smith was cutting a piece of timber with an axe and the tool slipped, cut ting his left foot quite severely. Although the bone was not broken he; will probably be in the hospital for about ten days. ?? ? ? MUNITION MAKERS WANT MORE PAY NEW YORK. Aug. 6.?Demands for increased wages and an eight-hour day will be made upon a number of munition factories in New York and New Jersey by the International Ma- , chinists' Union. A strike involving about 5,000 machinists will follow the refusal. Demands will also soon be presented to the International Paper ( Company, which employs several hun- ( dred machinists in pulp factories throughout the United States. ?*~ Machinists Ask For More Pay Five hundred machinists employed : by the Meeker Milling Machine Com- . pany. at Hyde Park have voted to , ask for twice their present pay and ? an eight-hour day. James F. Meeker has returned to Juneau, after an absence of several months. Miss Hellen will sing "A Little Bit of Heaven" tonight at the Orpheum in "The Dream Girl." This is the latest ballad out in the States. . - ? I ASK FOR I Juneau Famous Alaska Beer "The Beer of Quality" Family Trade Solicited PHONE 29 HORSEWHIPS MAN WHOM SHE LOVED - 11 ? ' TAOOMA, Aug. 6.?Explaining that on the night before she had horse whipped Leo Sargent, the man whom rhc was going to sue for ? 100,000 for breach of promise, Miss Bertha Bro Binske presented herself to Deputy Prosecuting attorney J. W. Shelden to inquire if a warrant had been is sued for her arrest. She was inform ed that there was no complaint against her. and left after express ing a willingness to answer for her acts if steps- were taken against her. Miss Brosinske said it was the sec ond time she had visited Sargent dur ing the week, her first visit, she said, being for Jhe purpose of demanding the return of diamonds which she had i.itrusted to him. She said he told her he had sent them by mail to her. On the first occasion, she told Shel den, she hit Sargent in the face, but returned again with a horsewhip to administer more punishment. In her suit against Sargent, Miss Rrosinske charges that he promised to marry her after he had obtained a divorce from his wife. She lent him her Jewels to obtain the money to pay the costs of the divorce, she alleges, but after it was granted and before the six months period expir ed in which divorced persons may again marry. Miss Brosinske alleges that Sargent remarried his wife and went to California. A breach of pro mise suit is pending. GERMAN NOTE TO BE DELAYED SIX WEEKS ??? WASHINGTON, Aug. G.?A Berlin cable says that the German reply to the last note of President Woodrow Wilson may wait six weeks; in the meantime care will be taken to avoid new submarine attacks in order to avert a serious crisis with the United States. All classes in Germany have agreed that the submarine wan will not be abandoned. 11 Many People In This Town never really enjoyed a meal until we advised them to take a 5*222^ "BEEf before and after each meal. Sold only by us?25c u box. Elmer E. Smith, Douglas. Wm. Britt, Juneau. ' LONG DISTANCE WIRELESS IN OPERATION NOW HONOLULU, T. H., Aug. 6.?Wiro Iosb communication has been suc cessfully inaugurated between the new station at Funabashi. near Yokoha ma, and the Hawaiian islands, a din tanco of about 3380 miles. ^ . m | GREGORY WANTS MORE SPECIAL AGENTS WASHINGTON, Aug. 6.?Attorney (General Thomas Watt Gregory will probably ask Congress to increase the force of special agents of the Depart ment of Justice to guard against the violations of neutrality laws. BRITISH LOSSES GREATER IN FRANCE THAN ELSEWHERE ?*? The itemized statement of the Brit- i Ish casualties on land prior to July 18 and on sea prior to July 20, which shows a total British loss of 330,995? 321,889 on land and 9,105-on sea?in dicate that the British have probab ly had more men in France than som writers have given her credit for hav ing. The losses there has been much greater than in any other theatre of the war. The statement also Indi cates that while the loss has been very great at the Dardanelles it has been very ligkht when compared with the frightful Turkish loss. The total British losses in France: were 266,904; at the Darardanelles, 49(238; other theatres, 5,748. The total killed were 61,384; total wounded, 196,620; total missing, in cluding prisoners, 63,885. Of tho killed, the officers were 4, 000; men, 57,384; and of total cas ualties, the officers were 13,813; men, 308,076. The Item of naval losses were: Of ficers killed, 499; wounded, 87; miss ing, 29. Men killed, 7.430; wounded, 787; missing, 72. M. S. Steeley, manager of the Re villa hotel, Ketchikan, is a business visitor in Juneau. Mrs. Carrie Z. Denny, deputy clerk of the court, returned from San Di ego last night. Miss Hellen will sing "A Little Bit of Heaven" tonight at the Orpheum In "The Dream Girl." This is the latest ballad out in the States. WANTED?Lady to dfcre for two babies and do general housework during accouchment of mothor. Ap ply Apt. 24, Cliff Apts, phone 209? 8-6-tt ' . A. P. Ex. Opera ig.0,1: SECOND AND SEWARD ' PROFESSIONAL. William Pallister, M. D., Specialist in tho treatment of diseases and deformities of tho eye and ear. nose and throat Office*. Fourth Floor. Goldstein Building Office Phone 150. Rciidoncc Phon" 151. [+ + + + * + + + + + + ? + + + + + ' + DR. LEONARD P. DAWES * + Surgeon and Phyelclan + + Ofllco First Nat. Bk. Bldg. + ?> Hours 10 to 12. m; 1 to I + * and 7 to 9 p. m. * * Phono 2602; Itas. 2603 * + + + ? + ? + + + + ?!?? + ? + ? :: Dr. E. H. Raser i: DENTIST o ]' 1 and 3 Goldstein Building J J < > Phone G6. i > i > Hour*. 9 a. m. to 9 p. m. 0 Auto For Hire SEVEN PASSENGER CARS TRIPS TO GLACIER Day Phone 260 Night Phone l.'iOG J. M. OUSBY. Will I nil MRS. ANITA BRANSCOM NURSE Surgical, medical and obstetric al cases cared for at your home. Phone 205, Bergmann Hotel, Room 30. MISS ALERECHT MASSEUSE Member Incorporated Society of Trained Maaneuaea of London Cliff Apaiimenlt. Juneau f * MRS. A. 0. GROVE Red Cross Graduate Nurse Surgical Medical Obstcrtlcal Cases cared for at your home. 136 E. 6th St., Phone 1405 * ?? I SCIENTIFIC LENSES It Is now known that many eye troubles are caused by certain Irritating rays in electric light. These are ultra-violet rayB and ? the infra-reds. And only recently has a lense been perfected that satisfactorily filters them from the eye. It can be worn constantly as the tint is invisible except with close scrutiny. If your glasses are not com- fi fortable?talk to us about this 9 lense. It is really a prevents- 9 tivc of catardct. Robert Simpson OPTOMETRIST & OPTICIAN | Rough Dry?55c per doz. Flat Work?50c per dez. THANE STEAM LAUNDRY Phone 175 7-28-tf "Kondrick" commercial sign-writer and bulletin board advertiser. 7-23-tf Everybody reads Empire "ada." HILL DRUG CO. juat received another large ship ment of the famous Augustine, A Ky ers candies, bearing the factory date of July 30th. The public can always feel confident of obtaining a fresh box of the celebrated Augustine & Kyer candy at the ' HILL DRUG CO., Phone 32 ?(8-5-3L) ? ? + CLASSIFIED ADV. * + * ? + + + + + + + + + + + * + + + WOMAN wants hour work, phone 138. 7-19-tf. FOR SALE?Furniture of four-room flat, shcap; flat for rent, see Cramer at Empire. FOR SALE?A cabin; inquire 35 Gastinoau avo. 7-30-tf FOR SALE?A creator peanut and popcorn machine. See E. Harrigan at White Lunch. 8-5-3t. FOR SALE?Rooming house; best location in town, clearing 3175 a mo. Inquire Empire office. 7-28-lm. HOUSE FOR RENT?F. J. Wettrlck FOR RENT ? Clean quiet rooms, central location, 50c night, 236 3rd St., cor. Franklin. 8-2-6t. FOR RENT ? Modern 4-room and hath flat. I. Goldstein. 7-31-tf. FOR RENT?Frunt room, furnish ed. use of bath and phone. Mrs. R. Leak. 114 Main Bt. 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 bouse, phone 369. 2-16-tf. FOR RENT, 2 and 3 room furnished housekeeping suites; reasonable, "The oozy corner of Juneau." Cliff Apart ments, near court house. 2-1-lm. HOUSE for rent. Mrs. M. Davis.? Housekeeping suites and sleeping i^ooms, doscln and reasonable?335 FVanklln St. 8-5-3t. Nicely furnished rooms; hot and cold water in each room, with or without board. Mrs. Shannon. 235 Gold St. 7-13-lm. St. Nicholas Icavos for Tenakoe and way portB, Tuesdays at 8. a. m. 12-28:tf FOR SALb?M. D. Berry's entire transfer out fit 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 Electric Co., wiring and repairing promptly done. Phono 34, Forrest bldg., E. Carlson, Prop. ?(7-10-lm.) FOR RENT?Three and four room npta.; call No. 3 Gold St. 8-4-tf. FURNISHED rooms for rent, close in; bathroom in connection; apply upstairs, Decker apartments. Gold and First St. 8-4-4L The Empire will ma1-# advertising contracts subject to proof of largest Irculatlon of any newspaper In Alaska. ?>???????????????????????* <, t,. G Thomas Mori F. Thorn a* 2 33 Alaska Furniture 8 Undertaking T 33 Co., Inc. X 3 3 Funeral Directors & Embalmers I 3 3 Douglas Alaska J rpTTcajmwwkwhcwJ-. ism? \v r moKBBKESwt! Orpheum Theatre TONIGHT I Farewell Appearance of the FAMOUS JUVENILE Bostonians IN THE Tl NEFLL BALKAN OPERETTA "The Dream Girl" Everything New But The Name I Seats on Sale at Spickett's P. 0. Store. Prices, 50c, 75c, $1.00 THE SAVING WAY m n n h i ii 11 m i iiiiiiimiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii i n i m i m m i m u n SMAR dressing doesn t mean extravagance in either style or expenditure; knowing how and where to buy is the secret. i lon'll save the most and look the best in HartSchaffner 8 Marx Ready Clothes; you'll save time and annoyance. You'll he dressed in perfect taste, and as for fit?that's guaranteed.? Mal^e today your economy day. ~ GOLDSTEIN'S EMPORIUM THE HOME OF HART. SCHAFFNER & MARX CLOTHES AND THE EMERY SHIRT