Newspaper Page Text
? Foreljfn and Domestic ? Woolens In Stock F. WOLLAND t MERCHANT TAILOR JUNEAU, ALASKA Julius Jensen hardware, Stoves and tinware. 5TRETCH1NQ 5PR1NGS MENDING UnBRELLAS SECOND ST. - DOUGLAS i ,1 DIEDaiCJC & ERIC50N Proprietors ^ ALL a'LN'DS of SOFT DRINKS nineral Waters, Syphons Agents for RAINIER BEER 'Phone i JUNEAU, ALASKA City Bakery j BREAD, CAKES & PIES I CAREFUL ATTENTION TO SPECIAL ORDERS GEORGE RIEDI, PROPRIETOR DOCGLAS ALASKA JUNEAD FERRY AND NAVIGATION CO. PBBRY TIME CARD Douglas Island Time. LEAVE JUNEAU For Douglas and Treadwell: 3:00 a. ra. 3:00 p. m. 9:80 ra- <:30 p. m. tl:00 a. in. 7:00 p. m. 1:00 p. m. 9:00 p. m. LEAVE DOUGLAS For Treadwell: For Juneau: 8:15 a. m. ^ 8:80 a. m. 9:45 a. ra 10:05 a. ra. 11:15 a.m. 12:05?a. m. 1:15 p. ra. 1:45 p. m. 3:13 p. m. 8:80 p. m. 4:45 p.m. 5:85p.m. 7:15 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:80 p.m. LEAVE TREADWELL For Douglas and Juneau: 8:25 a.m. 8:25 p.m. 10:00 a. m. 5:80 p.m. 12:00 a.m. 7;25 p. m. 1:40 p.m. 9:25 p.m. ON WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY. Boat leare* Juneau for Douglas and Tread well at 12 midnight. Juneau Steamship COMPANY <666OHOBOHOOQROa><OORBHOBi0OHOBOgO6OBOBOB5Br U. s. MAIL STEAMER Georgia Electric Lighted Steam Heated Leaves JUNEAU", at 8 a. m. FOR SITKA MARCH 4, 10, 16, 22, 28 APRIL 3, 9, 15, 22, and 27 Leaves JUNEAU, at 8 a. m. FOR SKAGWAY MARCH.... 2, 8, 14, 20,26 APRIL 1, 7, 13, 19, 26 ffHUS E. NOVELL, Mp\ Ho IMcM Alaska has ever before carried such an assortment of FLOOR COVERINGS as we now have in stock. We have New Rugs New flattings New Linoleums There is a strong feeling just now, in favor of cov ering floors with rugs instead of carpets, we have anticipated a big demand for them, by buying a big stock. They come in all the popular qualities, Body Brus sels, Tapestry Brussells, Axminsters, Wilton Velvets, etc. and sizes 7x9# 3-3:$J0-6, 9x10-6 and 9x12 sizes to fit any room. ~ For the bedroom we can offer you Japanese Straw Mattings, American Fibre Mattings, Fibre Rugs and Crex Rugs. For your Kitchen we can show you a stock of Lin oleums, 6ieet wide and 12 feet wide, in printed, inlaid and granite patterns, that is unsurpassed by any one. A.MURRAY I 111 m? iiinmu AGENT FOR THE 5TANDARD \ GASOLINE ENGINE * i * MAN ?Is the? Noblest Work or ooo But a well dressed MAN looks better for the Good Clothes. "SMAIXWOOD" Is the age nt for The Great Western 1 Tailoring Company and will provide you with custom made clothing of the latest styles, best material and workmanship. PRICES REASONABLE T. C. PRICE PLUMBER AND SHEET METAL WORKER nrk CXr\ ^eadache8 are caused t/U /\J by Eye strain; can be oar ed permanently by proper fitted glasses I. J. SHARICK, optician JUNEAU Douglas RIPlNIi VMJBEVIUbE SHOW EVERY EVENING tt CLARET WINE, BOTTLED BEER, BOTTLED PORTER, ALL KINDS OF THE BEST DOMESTIC AND IMPORTED LIQUORS ALWAYS IN STOCK. HOT AND MIXED % DRINKS A SPECIALTY. OPEN DAY AND NIGHT. | 1 ^ PACIFIC COAST STEAMSHIP CO: PIONEER ALASKA LINE Safe, Fast, Punctual, Luxurious, Courteous Treatment, SpleudiiMe al Steamers of this Company are due to arrive at Douglas From Seattle and Pujjet Sound Points HUMBOLDT April 16, 26. May 6, 16, 26 COTTAGE CITY April 9, 22 CITY OF SEATTLE April 30. May JO, 20 Cottage City via Sitka and Killisnoo. Making Regular S. E. Alaska Ports of Call Above sailing dates subject to change without notice The company reserves right to ohange steamers, nailing: dates and hours of Sailing without previous notice. For information regarding passenger and freight rates, apply to R. R. HUBBARD, Agent. San Francldco Ticket Office, 4 New Montgomery Street. C. D. DlIN ANN, General Passenger Agent, io Market Street *?be Canteen * ? WINE AND LIQUOR MERCHANTS AGTS FOR Oiympia Brewing Compatty The Northland w The Latest News, from Reliable Sources, Concerning the Great North, Condensed. Informationjor Everybody. 8an Francisco v ill send traveling men to Alaska. The winter population of Caudle in cludes GO ladies and three babies. Merwin, a Dawson pioneer, has struck dollar diggings on Duncan creek. Two yards of dirt taken from the fourth beach line at Nome produced $25 when washed. The ice went out of the river in front of Whitohor8e Friday morning, April 24, at 10 o'clock. Tli? baseball season opened in Skag way with a contest between the "A. B.s" and the South Paws. Seward is to have a shingle mill and the shingles ore to be made out of spruce and cottonwood. Frank Manley will employ 1,000 men working for him in his iuterests iu the Baker district. Manley took out more thau a half million last year. Thomas Martin, a member of the Nome mice^p' union, has been ad judged insane and will be taken to the Mt. Tabor, Ore., sanitarium. The date of the Spring break-up of the river ice at Fairbanks for the past four years has beeu aa follows: 1904, May 7th; 1905, May 3d; 1906, April 30th; 1907, April 30th. Thousands of corda of wood have been cut up the Klondike river this winter and will be floated down and j piled on the banks for the use of the dredges to bo operated by the Guggen beima. The growth of the Tanana has been eo rapid that it is beyond the range of possibilities for the Road Commission to supply the roads and trails thai have been petitioned for by the owners of ouMylng properties. The Canadian Pacific Railroad has declared for an open shop on the rail road and in all their shops. As a re sult a strike in threatened in all de partments. The declaration has creat ed a o.^nsation. O. J. Friedseu, a Norwegian hunter and explorer, will try to reach the North Pole this summer by way of Dawson. Dependence will mainly be placed iu dog teams. According to Prof. C. C. Georgeson, I special agent of the department of agriculture, the experiment of placing Galloway cattle on Kodiak island has so far proved succes&ful. Jens Nelson is the third man in as many years to lose his life in the attempt to navigate a skiff from Wrangell to the A.- P. A. cannery, about a mile and a half distant, while illuminated with a brilliant jag. Edward J. Knapp received ?250 from the government for reporting that the Str. Corwin, in 1906, carried explo , sives along with her passengers and mail. The amount when received he devoted to public charity at Nome. At Dawson, the Yukon Mill, Joe Burke proprietor, has bought out nil of its competitors in the lumber busi i uess, and the price of lumber has ad vauced from 10 to 15 per cent. The new Quotations are 860 to 875 per 1,000 leet. Ou account of the depredatio ns of j dogs, the Whitehorse Stroller is 1 ed to make the statement that "the only safe way to keep chickens in this country is in cold storage. We had one not long ago that had been here ten years and no dog in the neighbor hood would dare tackle it." Report has it that a man named Newton has secured a franchise for the building of a railway from Haines Mission, on Lynn canal, up the Porcu pine valley through Pleasant Camp, ?long the Jack Dalton trail and into the copper fields at the head of White river and elsewhere in the Yukon. Jack Smith and associates, of Katalla, Alaska, have secured the con cessions for the Klondike attraction during the Alaska-Yukon-Paciflo ex position and will erect one of the largest buildings on the Pay Streak. The Klondike show will represent the early life in the North during the rush to the gold country. An effort will be made to reproduce the manner of liv ing of the early Alaska pioneers and to give the scenes that were found in the early days of the Klondike.