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O. W. Di NBAR. Editor. |*uMUh?d ?*\*r> day vuvpi Suudaj, bjr t U* X<W? Printline and rtibU*htoc Co . Incorporated) MKAIU'AY. TVESDAY. FKB. I. I*#;. With thu mim Thk Mobsixo Aim Kam lukn il> drbut l*for? the cWmi? of Skvi? u?l Um> iiamtlw bonln of |*opl* *h" ?*aj*rty ??ail any n*w* |*r liiiuni In thi* city ami th* country bo jornl. Hut a f*?r iltjri a mudvnt of Skagusy. an>i lhal lime butily orcapi?d. I havv U-m unable to make the a o <|iuinlanc? of a> many of the i-ituro* ae I woulil hare w : ihwi, but through the JIokiivi Au?k tx I hop* to b?\>IU* t?T*>n?lly acquaint**! with all. Thk M.'kMVi .\La?4a.i *hali ilmji be maintain*! v * bright, n ew?y ?!*-? t. *ith tha int*r*?U of Skaguaj and iu *nt<?ri?ri??n)C ciliaaoa alw?jt uppermost in tli# ditif * muul. O. W. I>i !taai. * t >N Tu >k?gw A? u the cry in titty city inJ village in tho I'nited State*. Til* pev|>le H|?l ro?p?? to Inf late lor thi? territory. In the Senate il ha- been agrevl to P"?a ? bill givng cor|?>r?tiona a right of war over put lie lutein It la a cokl <1*/ ? ben tb? oart? r.ition* (el left Thc Euro|<ean guTerntueul* are com nieiuing I heir cwiin( at the wrong place. Turkey had ought flrM be w)f-l ?4T l'ie ?nli . anal then ? ?Ve ?hoiiKl be taken fn>ru China. Tbenr la no rsciw for lh* tihencr of an nncir il.iol gvT.rntuenl in thia day and ????. Tni editor of the New ?, a weekly pub lication. appear* to be nootew hat agiUMil berau*o we hare Men fit to "tart a 'lady |?;?r in thi? city, and make* aouia vary naught* and unbecoming remark* a><oat u- We will forgive him thia tin*- bat ? nukl warn hint to hereafter r? train from Monkeying with tl>e bui-.-sju . It might bo hwM. Th?: Mokvisu lli* tin! daily n?-* -|*|*r published in the terri tory <?: Alaska. II u a v. ntur. .-t ? I Kh the i>r?|>rietor of the paper u |*rf. tly ?ati?tied. ami in I?m than thirty ilan, or ?a auua u a Ur.-vr printing prvw? and ?uof* material can be tupped from i m icoo. the M'UMIVt AlaWCan will h* <n to nearly dou!4e Ms promt va, i*'>l.oRaD>- claim* t<> have tlw- grratMl production u I (oM for the year 1SVT. tod |lace* California Mcond in the liM. i >ur territory i* included in a *et <>f ttg urv? prepared and published by the New* of tVnrer. and i? p<?n cre>lit for |??dik in^ ?i.W.Oi*'. while Wa-Jiinictaa i* rated at ?H'W.W". The liar* art no* al! 'lead yet, and waio of t!,.-iu can be found iu Color* lo.? St (keen Kiter J- ur nal. We are piaaurd to acknowledge the roceipt of Got. Brady * re|?>et to the Secretary of th? Interior for the year l^T. concerning the Hitrict of Ala*ka. iThin report is contained within foctjr thrve p*x?<> o< a n?l phamphlet Midi* full of *ood rercommendatiuns concern ing the welfare of Alaaka. W ? hope ihrn will be an nlmin distribution of ?n>*. I". rod y.t report thrxugliout the va rious statee, from which Alaska would receive much sulwtautial support. A* exchange says Hn hundmi new ttar ijiMua hare bwn dincoeered at the Kta? staff. Arizona Observatory. When a man fall* on the ic? he can usually ilkowt nure stars than this J When a woman falls she spread* out and simply flop* down. No stars are ' teen ? A KIND KKCKPTION. We take plcaaure in republishing the following (rout the Skagway News, without comment "It i* reported that a certain Astoria ui. in who ha* an eye to glory and tame, rather than profit*, contemplate* Malt ing a morning pap?r In Skagway, to be 1 I rintad on a job prea*. While it i? true that erery man who ha* the inclination, or the mean* to indulge hi* taate. haa a |?rf*ct right to e*tabluh any legitimate enterpriae that h# chown, (till tha New* cannot help but remark that auch a ?chetne aa a "Jim Crow" daily paper, in a town the atze of Skagway. it not only illy adTiaed on the part of the in auauator of the enterpriae. but would be really no credit whatever to the people of the town. TV pu blither o f the News baa repeat *-11 v announced that he b.vt the facili I Ma an I the force skiiwit In law ? K?aliia?l<lu]i when the proper time [ aar*r.4 (ur such an enterprise. hut jwi ) at present then ia no rail, it wou to u*. foe anything of the kind. The Hewi does n.4 presume to know the financial cundil 10a of the businree men of Skag way.or how loot; their pune strut** mar be. but thw we do know, that they j can scarcely atT>>rd to pay four or five 1 time* an much for advertising their butinees aa they are doing at the prreenl I lime. The merchants and those p*rw?n* I who are engaged in various line* ..f | business in Skageray, hare been ap peuached by solicitors for advertising ?r hemes of every ronceivsble kind and nature, and their time ha* been filched from them and their patience exhausted I by calls for benevolent and charitabl purposee.. until, it would seem to uv I they would almost feel like "firing" the I advertising agent bodily frotu their place* of business. when he call* with I hia solicitation*. What the News de sine to say is this: A daily paper that will be a credit to the ? xumunity. and one that the people can take a pride in sending to friends in the east, will tie issued from this office just aa soon aa the < buainm will justify the venture. If we , were pining ami longing for glory, we I would establish a daily this wrek, but as i we are running a legitimate newspaper, i the proprietor can not. in justice to his family, sink what little means he ma; possess in that way." Klondyker*. Attention ' Kunti A Co.. the mintage manufacturer*, who lutve had a large and practical experience in the manufacturing of uim^v of every tWncri^tt n. have located th?lr busine** i at the corner of Main anal McKinner ' atreet* anl are now pre pare. 1 to furnish intending Klondyker* with ju?t wli.it the* want. Their iau*aRV? are ijuar .inteed to keep a year. See their ad in | another cvlvuun. AKTIIl'K II BUY ANT. Skagnay Real Estate & Investment Co., I I NEXT DOOR TO THE P08T0FFICK, I | 8KAGUAY, ALASKA. KmI E?tata bought and Sold. Ilou??? to rent. Builnru cliuic??. ? !n%MtmrnU made tor non-rMildeiita. Hpect?l attention paid to the cur* of property pkreil lu our baud*. Mining properties bought, sold and examined. You art* looking tor an Inve?tin?*nt, and you a?k. "Whal In the motl profitable Wnture?" We an* war jrou and nay that the k rented opportunity and the brat etmruv* to make money now hen*, U tu Skaguay Real Estate. K<oMU?ut l?n?p?*rtv f??c all purpn??*? In every |?%rt ?( tne eltjr. Call or write to ua tor val* >le Information Kefrrenrea -All the proin;uent men In the city. ; Stokss Rros. Wholrule and 1 trull Ixak-r* In ? Groceries, Hardware, clothing, etc. - Youkon Outfits a Specialty. Watson & Sbareb. : ; ; Mines and Real Estate bought and sold. : : ? ^ ? Skaguar. Alaska. RKKKRKNCh> ? II. K. Hultln. lYny lllnkk: ' Dr H. R. I.lttWtlrld. J.^ph BurkhaH ****** A?1C. ClAY.dee'jr, Hank of Oullfortila. ?*, K. Judge A. J. II ? una. Hontou. Judge T. A. Kuhm I.'SI. 1x>uU. R. L.l>u attain, Vic* Mm hant * National Hunk. Cortland, Oregon. SlaDGg's Masie Hall and Slab Rooms. Finest Liquors and Cigars in the city. FRANK CLANCY. Manager. This space is owned by the Australian Transportation company. Watch it It will interest you. Brtioks' %kon Stove Fasten} ? Manufectarvra of ? Tin, Copper and sheet Iron Ware. IVrU%tnlQ( t?? th?- Outfltln# of Prospective Klondike!-*. Yukoi, Stoves a Specialty. | HKAgiiay, Al*%k?.