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? M. A SNOW, Manager 4
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
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
BENEFIT DANCE AT
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
?'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
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
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
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
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.
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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."
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.
BISHOP IN NORTH
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
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council considers .
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.
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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
"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.
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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
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.
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I Juneau Famous
"The Beer of
Family Trade Solicited
WHOM SHE LOVED
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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
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.
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| GREGORY WANTS MORE
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.
GREATER IN FRANCE
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,
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.
SECOND AND SEWARD
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.
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' + 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 *
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:: Dr. E. H. Raser i:
]' 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
Surgical, medical and obstetric
al cases cared for at your home.
Phone 205, Bergmann Hotel,
Member Incorporated Society of Trained
Maaneuaea of London
Cliff Apaiimenlt. Juneau
MRS. A. 0. GROVE
Red Cross Graduate Nurse
Surgical Medical Obstcrtlcal
Cases cared for at your home.
136 E. 6th St., Phone 1405
It Is now known that many
eye troubles are caused by
certain Irritating rays in electric
These are ultra-violet rayB and ?
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
If your glasses are not com- fi
fortable?talk to us about this 9
lense. It is really a prevents- 9
tivc of catardct.
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
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WOMAN wants hour work, phone
FOR SALE?Furniture of four-room
flat, shcap; flat for rent, see Cramer
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.
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
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Farewell Appearance of the
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
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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
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~ GOLDSTEIN'S EMPORIUM
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