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Dawson Daily News : Discovery Day edition, Aug. 17, 1915, 1896-Nineteenth Anniversary-1915.

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Frc-- DA DAWSON DAILY NE WS, iUESDAY. AUGUST 17, 191b. '&8&--N ETEENTH AN IVERSARV--1915 DISCOVERY DAY EDITIO'N Klondike's Gift to the World 185,00 ,000 N GOLD Last Virgin Em pire=== Rich in M.inerals, Furs, Forests and Undeveloped Resources YUKON, THE MECCA OF lilDNIGHT S N TOURIS"S NUMBER 15. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~ ~ 11 If You Are a Real Keen Buyer I ~ Investigate Our Samples and Prices, and It Will ~~ . ~ 'Be Perfectly Plain to You That You Can Buy ~ I CUT GLASS, the Best Procurable; SIL VER W ARE, I ~ DIAMONDS~ mounted and unmounted ~!/b~ ;~~~ aota~~~r:h:t you ~rJ'~ T HERE are m 0 r e \Valth nm ~ ~ ~~:j~h~~i~;1~I:e~:~1I~1~leyg~h:~1ra~ll j' EVERY man should W altham Watch. ~ /' ~ Ii;~~usen~l~ek cs combined. vVhy ? carry are 1 i a b 1 e The Waltham has been awarded ~ highest honors at every Interna- Waltham Watch watch_ F or trains must tional Exposition and has taken ~ ~ NUMEROUS SMAR T DE- G 1\". ff ~ be caught, engaO"e- SIGNS OF NAT IVE every old lVleclal 0 ered in can be relied upon to keep accurat e w: t h f b America since 1875. ~ time under the most trying condition s. aces 0 m ell ts kept, and bus1' _ ~ Ni t "It's Timc You OW 1Icd a Waltham." "It's Time YOlt ()wned a /V tttltam" u'nne ne SS a tt en d ed to on ::J:::J Don't buy a watch before talk- . ~~~ f.1 -::;\,: '~~' :r;:;~, ;~ ,U;;~;:';: all Kinds 'WcheAduILe tTime H -cAarr M y l a . }ewelrJ ::!":~l"~:l;".""w.:'~,,,~·:~ ~II 4 WALT HAM, HOWA R D, Everything that is neces- EL G ! N, HAMILTON, sary to !'Jrodu ce Nugget WATCH J cwelry of quality is em- ~ ROCKFORD, the high- ploy ed ;n construction. ~ gr,ldc timekee pers; GI L- Years of study, of pr~c- and be a schedule ma.n. The Waltham is the m ost nc-· tice, of comtant impl'ov- ~ BERT, BIG and BABY curate and reliable of time-pieces. It is the preferred. ~:~e w~c: g t~e~~ss~:we~re; ~ \~J'f BEN CLOCKS . watch on all the great railroads. reached its prese nt high \t/~t ~ stnn darci. ~ \rJ'f "It's Time Y ou Owned a Wait/lam" ~ ~ W e are headquarters for \Valtham Watches . . Corn- \rJ'., plete assortments in all grades and ~tyle~, Se" US \fJ'~ ~ about a Waltham, ~ \rJ'~ E V!~1t;l::ita~in~~aif/me~~~ cAlways Something New and Interesting to Show \rJ'~ ~ a loss of time, and time is WALTHAM ~ \~J'f money these days. A good Engage'menf and Wedding Rings. Bouquet Rings Made to Order is the best watch for the motorist \f/kf ~ Waltham 'W~ltc11 for the same reason that makes it ~ ~~ L the preferred watch en all the ~ ]I .. t ]I great Railroad System:;. It keeps will pay for itself in time saved turru r5rn f . ." f tI ~ i 'n a few mOllths, It will always accurate Ime 1:1 SPlc2 0 le ' '~' vibration and jar from moving get you there on time. machinery and fast tro.velint:". ~ "It's T;· ,ne You OWllCd a Waltham," Successor to Frank. (9 Vesco ~ • "It's Time YouOw1led it U; althall;" Come in and talk wakh with Is Alwa\IS at "tTour Servr'ce I ld b t hall1 "Vatche~ ill at! g rades a t all I r I , \ , f \ ~ u s. It won't obligate your buy· .)' .I ( W e have a. complete s tock of "r,J.(_ ~ . . ~~i~~~~!;;~!,~:t~~'~t~Ck ~'l-;';~ Estahlished f 898 . Postoffice Box 435 cnA WSON, Y. T. ~b~~L {~~~~\:' awl u~witllU!i ~ . .~ \ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ \ . , are af'ri'Ping on each hoat. Ha'Pe also received the NEW FALL LJNE OF WQOLENS · from ED W. 'V. ' PRICE co., CHICAGO. This is the higgest and most up-to-date Custom crailoring House in th~ States, and guarantee every suit they make to fit perfectly. Would give us pleasure to show you these lines. Martin / J , / i ) ( I /! ;/ DA"W SON DAILY .N'EWS J /' I I SEVENTEENTH YEAR. DAWSON, YUKON TERRITORY, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. NUMBER 1&. - ALLIES DROP BOMBS ON THE GERMANS DRIVEN BACK· TWENTf lOOKS AT THE GOLDEN HORN MILES NEAR COURLAND (NeWII' Specla1 Service.) (Newa' ~clal Service.) LONDON, Aug. 17.-A dispatch to • • • • • • • • • • • • • •• • • • • • • • • • • • • • •• • .................. - , sian~ in Poland and toward Kovnol bined Russian and German casual- the 'Daj~y News from Athens 'Says : • • • . • • AUSTRIANS DEVELOP • contmue fierce. ties, including prisoners, in July Freri~h and B-ritish aeroplanes' flew. NEWSPAPER MAN •• SUBMARINE CAMPAIGN • • STRONG OFFENSIVE. The Germans suffered 'severe blows alone amounted to half a million ,..eVer Constantinople and threw . FLIES NEAR SHELLS. • PROVES A FAILURE ~ • --- • n ear Courland, where they were men. bombs on Galata, causing heavy • --- • • ---- ., ROME, Aug. 17.-During stormy driven back twenty miles and suf- casualties. 1 LONDON, Aug. 17. - Ralph Pul- LONDON, Aug. 17.-The Germans weather at Isonzo the Austrians de- fered great loss. EIGHT KILLED " Galata, on the north side of the itzer, a New York n ewspaper man, admit that the submarine campaign veloped a strong offensive against .................. LONDON, Aug .17. -, Eight were Golden Horn near Seraglio point, is I flew from the suburb of a town in is a failure. The admiralty will not the Italians. • JU L Y LOSS I N EAST • killed and a score injured seriously Constantinople's largest suburb and i the war zone along the firing line 93 permit the publication of the details • REACH ES 500,000 M EN • when the fast Irish mail was de- has the customs house of the capi- miles, and was the fir'st to make of methods. The results, when told, PTROGRAD, Aug. 17.-The struggle . --- ., railed near Stowe tunnel; Northamp- ta1." J such a trip. will amaze the world. between the Teutons and the Rus- PETROGRAD" Aug. 17.-The com- / ton. ,/ r:::=:a:= _ ~ .. COTTON ~UESTION BECOMING ACUTE--BHITAIN MAl ACT ASIATICS CONTROL PACIFIC-~ LAST U. S. SHIP DRIVEN Off , (NeW1l' 8pec!a1 8entoe.) LONDON, Aug. 17.-lt 1 8 agreed that the allies must do all possible to prevent cotton reaching the enemy. It may be necessary to de­ • ••••••••••••••• " facture of mumtions wi th which the • -. . . Germans cannot supply themselves. • BRITAIN MAY BUY .1 Lord Beresford suggested buying • AM ER I CAN CROP . '1 the entire cotton crop of the United • --- • States. SAN FRANCISCO" Aug. 17.-Tbe American. flag on the tr, ans-Pacific gan oompany announces that ar­ announcement is made by the Pa- run. The Pacific ocean Il!OW belongs rangements have been made to lend cific Mail Steamship company of its to the Japanese and the Chinese. the allies ·three hundred million dol­ inability to operate with a profit This is the statement of Assistant lars for paying for munitions, in under Lafollette's seaman's act. It Manager Frey. order to establish credi~ in the clare it contraband. \ __ - LONDON, Aug. 17.-At a meeting ----- has disposed of five big liners and I United States. the Atlantic transport Virginia. The •••••• .•••••••••• ' WASHINGTON, D. C., Au g. 17.-A held in the. city the government • .. ~," - - *-. • • • . • •• • Southern prote~t · has been filed with was urged, relative to the necessity" BORDEN . I N COUNTRY • last sailing will be August 25. • . • President \vil~on a!;ain~t British in- of declaring ootton to be contraband • --- , ~ terference in the cotton trade. The of war. Ramsey, the eminent scien-\ LONDON, Aug. 17. - Sir Robert Ill:lttcr is expected to come up in I tist, declared that cotton was the Borden is taking a rest of a few days The e ffect of , the bill, they say, is • MORGAN TO H Et.:P • to drive the Pacific Mail from the . ALLIES FINANCIALLY. ' 'Ill h " f')m ('( n"r,,~q . only substance used in the manu- in the country. Pacific, and incidentally mention I. --- • these are the last ships to fly the NEW YORK, Aug. 17.-The Mor- / BEARS WIN PENNANT fOR 1 son, 1; Jeanneret, 1. First base un ................. ' . • • • • • • • • • • • • • •• • ••• ~ ••••••••••••. ' errors-D. A. A. A., 6; Royals, 6. . • • • • • • Game called and put back to end . DANISH LOSSES •• FRENCH DRIVE BACK •• FR'ENCH AVIATORS • of eighth inning account of darkness . • QUARTER MILLION. • GERMAN AEROPLANES. . , RAID GERMANS. Time of game-l hour 45 minutes. • --- • • ---- • • ---- • Umpires-Smith and Forrest . LONDON, Aug. 17. - Losses sus- PAR~S, Aug. 17. - Ten German LONDON, Aug. l7.-French avia- - .- .- - ---- tained by the Dan~sh me rch ant aeroplan es which were headed for tors dropped bombs on Zweibrucken GOLD STR I KE IS marine from mines and torpedoes Toulon were forced by Fren ch avia- and Stongbert and wounded and \ ... ... r"' THE SEASON I NORTH BAY~::: 1~7:::: ~;;:,~~,,~q""t~:~ million ::' N:.::tu;:OPLE -. - :il~::Rsl::ra:'UB~ARIN;-' sioner Lee reports a gold stnke at • • • • .. • • • • • • • • • • WilL MAKE -FIGHT SENT TO BOTTOM SEATTLE BUYS MACHINES FOR VOTING PURPOSES SEATTLE, Aug. 17.-The city has bought 200 voting machines. PROGRAM OF DISCOVERY DAY' COlE8RA liON Tem askaming, northern Ontario, on •• _ __ _ th e rll.l ·l,"ay. A rU F-h of prospecto. rH • BRITISH AUXILIARY • . 1 VANCOU , TER . Aug. 17.- 'fb e ).~ond- n OM'£:' , - " 17 ' \ '" \ t · i , . .• J - a .,n, r " " ung. - - . lJ .' ll S n an I iI .,. l .--ha ~8;Hed,-and ~ ,yhal own R h jP 1 + 10. Rt:JISE-R SUNK· . l u g c- O'l1t]?T:tn '11 resist tb e ernan s 8ublnarine' \vas sunk in the lower j Won. Lost. P. C. is staked. • --- • pn it, and contends that the govern- Adriatic, and h er comm ander and The great Discevery Da,y ceJebra- Bears ..... . . . . . . . . . 11 9 .550 - ' - LONDON, Aug. 17.-The British mfenht was awaffre . of the irregulari ties cre w were captured . t' be ' · d Roya.ls . . . . ... . .. 10 10 .500 NOVA SCOTIA IS auxiliary cruiser India was "torpe- 0 t e trust a airS. _____ ___ JOn gms to ay at 10. ()'clock with D. A. A A. .. . . . . . 9 11 .4501 BUYING AEROPLANES dffio ed in thd e N 9 0rth sea. Twendty-two 1 A 0 VER NEW MAN FOR THE t~e b3.llebaJJ game between the juve- Such is the fin a1 standing of the i 0 cers an 11 - men were save . V NC . U MAN 1 JAPANESE CABINE"F mle mnes, the N. Co's and the White Dawson Baseball League t€ams fori HALIFAX, Aug. 17.-Eleven thous- GREAT CROP IN CANADA WINS $200,000 Passes. the se ll son of' 1915. The series ended and dollar, s have been subscribed by TOKIO, Aug. 17. - Baron ~shii, I The grand parade, the second num- last night, when the D. A. A. A.'s ! the province for aeropla~e's. --- -VANCOUVER, Aug. 17.-Jim H aTt- alubassador to France, will be for- ber of the day, · starts from. Pioneer' . I OTTAWA Aug. 17.-Hon. Robert n ey, well known pioneer, won ' hi s defeated the Royal Alex andras by - ' eign minist;er in the new cabinet. hall at 1 p. ID. ' with Past Grand , .' 1 Rogers says. the western crop will lawsuit in Eu reka, California, the ' scere of 6 to 5. Had the Roy al" , STRIKE THREATENED he President George Brimston and , be the best on record. whereby . getR a fortune of. won last night it would have left, . -- PLANS IN B. C. Henry Dook of the P-ioneels ·as mar-· the Bears apd the Royals tied fori EVERETT, Aug. ]7. - A general BIG R 'AILWAY PLANS $200,000. _ 8hals of the day. Dr. Alfred · Thomp- first place and another game would strike Qf mill employes is threatened . FOR VANCOUVER ORDERED TO FIGHT VERNON, Aug. 17.-0nly drafts son, M. P ., delivers . the address _ If have been n ecess.ary, but fate o e- I ------ - --- ___ FOR BON 0 PAYMENT will go to the front in the future . the day at Mmto park after the' creed otherWIse. L1NEUP TO FIGHT DR'(S 1 N EW YORr" .. \ ug. 17.- Engin cers . I parade. Commissioner George Blacl' . Th. e game wa. s called at t he b~- I from New york and Seattle capital- VA NOOUVER, Aug. I •. _ Bow5er 1 FATAL ACCI DENT i is chairman of the- . reception COllJ- gmnm~ of the m~th because of ~ark-I GREAT FALLS, Mo~t . , Aug. 17'-1 ist~ have submitted a plan .for joint I has in~tructed W. J~ Baird, barris- ON EASTERN ROAD ' mittee, and a cordial welcome is ex- ness,. and the score se~ back ~y All members of the umons employed freIght and passenger termmals for ter, to Issue a writ to force th e R ai l- 'tended all visitors and · .others to at- l!mplTe . A: W. H . SmIth to t e in breweries and saloons, restaurants , I Burrar? Inlet , involving a cost ?fl way Passenger & Insurance com- COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 17.-Four tend all the sports. eIghth InnlI~g . . and hotels have been assessed 25 one nlllllon dollars. The matter IS pa- ny to pay the bond of $200,000 of were killed and 25 injured on the The children's sports will last from The D. A. s were m the .lead from cents to raise a fund with which to, before the civic r, ailway s and bridges the Dominion Trust. , Baltimore & Ohio when an excur- 1 :30 to 5 p. m.; baseball from 6 to 8; the start. The star plays !Deluded a fio-h t prohibition in Montana. committee I - si'on train telescoped 'a freight. football ,- 8 to 9; dancing at- A. B . h ome run by Freddy Reich ert, a I b . - --- --- - - • B. C. TO SU P PL Y hall at 9 P. m. The program in full long ·throw fr.om ~eft. by Frank I ITALIANS WANT TO ' CASGRAIN IN B. C. 1 BRITAIN LUMBE R , TAFT IN CANADA follows : Thom~son ,to Jlm 0 Bnen , who cut GO TO THE WAR 1 " I -' - '- 1 off TIP 0 NeIl ,. who t rIed to runl ___ VANCOUVER, Au g. 17.- p ostmas- 1 VANCOUVER. Aug. 17.-Th f L1~n - 1 MONTRAL. Au g. 17. _ F ormer 1 1. Girls' race, under 6 years-three b ome: The WhItehorse players were, PITT . SBURGH, Aug. 17 . . - Four ter Ge?~ral Casgrain arrjv~d her.e dudl ,1o ~ilJ load th.ree million feet; Presid. f nt W. H . Taf~ passed th.rou~h l 2. pr- izes. spectators, and a great crowd of thousand Italian reservists appealed on a VISIt. H e says the chIef hUSI-1 Qf lumber here and at New w est-I th p clty _ H e declIned to dlscu ;s Boys' race, under 6 year.;;-three local pe'?Ple. were out. Murray E~ds I t o th e Italian cOlls.ul here for tran s. -I ness of the cabinet n ow is in regard minster for the British ·admiralty _ t h e war. prizes. r~oted nobly, but luck was n ot WIth portation to Italy so tl\at they might to war. _ _ _ 1 - - - 3. Girls'race, under 8 years-three hIm. The score : 1 join their respective regiments. 1 1 NEW YORK BANKER 1 ANTI-PEDDL;:ER LAW prizes. D.A .A.A. ABRlBSHSBPO A E B. C. DRYS MEET GOES TO PENITENT IARY \ PASSED IN JUNEAU 4. Boys' race, under 8 years-three. H .Noziglia, 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 SMACKS TORPEDOED 1 prizes. Roth" ~s . . . ... 5 0 0 0 ° 2 '3 1 , ___ VANCOUVER, Aug. 17.-A prohi- NEW YORK, Aug. 7.-Edward M. J UNEA U.-Tllf ax fell on itinerant 5. Girls' race, under 10 years-four' C; 0 B~len, ]b 3 1 1 1 0 10 0 2 LONDON, Aug. 17.-..,A number of bition convention will be held here Grout was sentenced by Judge Lewi s merchants .last night when th e city prizes. J . O'~nen, c. . 4 1 2 0 2 7 0 0 fishing smacks were torpedoed. The the twenty-fifth . to serve from one to two years in council passed an ordinance licen s- 6. Boys' race, under 10 years-fuur 'D~Bn~a:,:, cf. 4 1 1 0 0 ~ 0 ~ crews were landed safely. Sing Sing prison, for perjury in con- , ing fI . y-b. v-nights the sum of $25 a ' 7. prizes. F . Nozlgha, 2b 3' 0 2 1 0 1 2 0 RAD IO STATION n ection with the affairs of the Union month . In the langu age of th e or- Girls' race, under 12 years-four Philp, H .. .... 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 SUFFERERS FROM RAIDS FOR TOLOVANA bank, of which h e was at one tim e I dinance, an itjnerallt merchant is prizes. Jeanneret, p .. 4 1 1 ° 2 1 3 0 OF GERMAN AEROPLANES president. , . one that "hawks, sells, or peddles 8. B~ys' race, under 12 years-four Thompson, If. 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 ° . FAIRBANKS, Aug. 7.-Tolovana's - . any goods, chatte ls, books or other prizes, - - - - - - - - LONDON. Aug. 7.-Great Britain new wireless station, financed by BODY OF WOMAN articles from a fixed place of busi- 9. Girls'race, over ],2 y ears-four Totals ..... . 35 6 9 2 6 2- 4 12 5 yesterday distributed $450,000 am~ngl Fal~on J: osli'I1, will .be ready for VICTI M I DENT I FI EO I ness which is for a short time only, prizes. Royals. . ABRIBSHSBPO A E the victims of German air raIds busmess III a short time. Mr. J os- I or who peddles them from door to 10. Boys' race, under 15 years-three Hoyt, Ib.. ... . 4 0 0 0 0 14 1 1 alo.ng the British coast. The money lin left today for tlle new camp. An I SEATTLE; Aug. 5.-The body of I door," etc. prizes. - _ C. Mattson, p 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 was voted by parliament some time! operator for the wireless station I the woman found in Sehmitz park Canvassers for books, pictures or 11. Boys under ]8, 100 yards-three Williams, c ... 4. 1 0 0 1 5 1 0 ago, but the list of the damages and 1 preceded him a week ago. _ I has been positively identified as that periodicals also come under the defi- prizes. - Reiehert, ss.. . 3. 2 1 1 1 0 5 1 the needs of th e sufferers was only Reports from Tolovana continlle I · of M.rs, Chiarini Manzi, aged about I nition of peddlers. Exemptions are 12. Girls' bicycle race, I lap, handi- O'Neil, 2b.. . . . 3 0 1 1 1 1 3 1 completed and filed with the war good although the dry weather . 25 years. She was an Italian, and made in the case of truck ga.rdeners cap-three pri~s. LQbley, If .. . . 4 1 2 0 1 3 0 0 office and t.reasury department this caused a shortage of water. Sluicing the belief exists that she was mUT-1 or fishermen, and commercial sales- 13. Boys' bicycle race, 2 laps, handi- Faulkner, rf . . 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 week. has been. confined to ten minutes an dered. , Detec.tives are working on 1 men . cap-three prize!! . . Fraser, if. .... 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 hour, owmg to the lack of water. the case. Passage of the anti-itinerant or- 14. Boot and shoe race, girl~four Harris, 3b . . . . 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 GREAT BRITAIN STOPS H eavy rains of the last two days dinance was not unexpected since prizes. - - - - - - - - - SHIPMENT OF COAL have helped the district, however. I FAIRBANKS WILL , the ordinance was introduced some 15. Ladies' nail driving contest-six Totals 32 5 7 3 4 24 14 7 ! '- TAX -AUTOMOB I LES time ago. Penalties for violation of prizes. Score by rnningr. LONDON, Aug. 7.-As a protective STEEL TRUST HEAD FAIRBANKS, Aug. 7. - A move- the ordinance are from $25 to $100 18. Pioneers' r~e-four prizes. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 measure the government has stopped WANTS LARGEST NAVY ' I ment is on foot to have the city fine, or imprisonment up to sixty --- D. A. A. A .. ...... . 2 0 2 1 1 0 I) ~ beginning August 31 the shipment of HONOLULU, Aug. 7.- Judge El- levy a tax of $10 on automobiles, days, or both fine and imprisonment. Roys and girls must give proper Royal s .. ... . ... ... 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 0--5 1 coal fr911) Great Britain to any ports 11 bert H . Gary, n ow in Honolulu, for the purpose of raising a fund to ---------- ages or they will be disqualified. Summary except t1l" se of the British Empire. says : 'Immediate ste ps toward mili- gravel the streets in the business ALLI ES' ORDER FOR . Two-base hits-DesBriSoay, F. No- tary expansion should be taken by ' I section. THREE-YEAR DELIVERY OFFICERS OF NO. I LODGE ' ziglia, Fraser, O'Neil. Home run-I ~05t Is Frightful 1 the United States. , We sh ould main- --_ .. - -._- - -- , Reirhert. First on bases-Off Matt- LO"l\T n A". Aug. 4.-The Daily Mail tain the largest and best single navy' PARIS, Aug. 7.-An Italian and NEW YORK, fo-ug. 7. - - Russia, Clement Kettle ..... . ... . ... Presidp.ut Bon, 1 ; off J eanneret, I. St.ruck out pubishes a map and diagram show- in the world and our army should an Austrian submarine ' were snuk Great Britain and France are plac- F. L. Day . . . ..... ... . . Vice~Presi:i"nt - By . C. E. Mattson, 7; by J eanneret'I' ing 1, every thousand square I be many times l~rger than it is. after the two vessels had battled for ing orders with American factories R. L . Gillespie ......... .. ... Secretlry · 5. Left on bases-Royals, 7; D. A. mileR (H 'ed on the western battle I H awaii, as a buffer for the westernovcr an h our, off the I sland of Pe la- for the delive ry of ammunition · over Wm. M. CribbB .. ... ... . .. . Treasurer A. A., 8. Double plays-ReichG rt to l front p o ~ennany $500,000,000, and shore Of our nation, sllOuld be m ade I gOSE!., in the Adri ati c sea , yesterday . It period beginning now and continu- Charles Payson .. , .... .. . .. . . Chaplain Hoyt to H a.rri,, ; Roth to F . Noziglia everv " nd square rnJl es on the strong en.ough to defend -itself hom i The cn: wR of th e vessels were ing at regul ar monthly amounts for Joseph Hanna ....... . .... . .. . . Gu~rd \ to C. O'Brien. Wild pitches-Matt- eastern ·t cost her $]50,000,000. I the surrounding seas." I d rowned . a period of t h ree years. James Kirk . . , . . , . . . .. ... .. .. . Wa rd.n ~ I \ . / I ) .r ,.I •. ,,~ Sporting Goods The d uck seHSOll is here. We have some very nice DOUBLE BARREL SHOT GUNS., FRESH SMOKELESS SHE LLS, 10 to 20 gauge. lRanges and (2ookirlg Utensiisi The GOLD~N NUG G ET P OLISH ED STEEL TOP is,~ beauty; I very meely l11ckel-plakd, fitted ,v1th HIGH CLOSET. I h15 range i we are selling for ' ! Fitted fo r both WOOD or COAl. No better value at the priee.j I , $60.00. and $65.00 A nice line in F ISHI NG TACKLE, F LI ES, LINES, REELS and I LEADE RS. The L ittle Nugget 4=Ho/e Range, $30 Just the t hi !l.g for a small ho me or cabin ; splendid ha ker ; fitted 1 for WOOD or COAl. Trappers UTBNSILS The NEWHOUSE TRAPS, FRESH AMMUNITION, SNARE A nice line of GRANITE, NICKEL PLATED and ALUMINUM, WIRE, TENTS, CAMP STOVES, SNOWSHOES, HAND SLEIGHS CASEROLE BAKERS and DOU BLE-EN DERS. eleveland Bicycles The old reliable and the only wheel that gives general sa+i, J faction. MEN 'S SIZES in bot h RIGID and CUSHION FRAME. One Ladle.' Cleveland, to clear, Boy.' Cleveland, to clear • $55 $40 OUTER and ·INNER TUBES ;tnd other BICYCLE ACCESSORIES. Preserving S~ason Is about over, a'nd , t) c:ean u p this season's stock , we will ~ell our MASON JARS IJ?int $2.25, 2 Pint $3.25, 4 Pint $4.00 per Doz. Easy House Keepil1g O-CEDAR MOPS, O-CEDAR OIL, MOP PAIL, CARPET SWEEPERS, VACUUM CLEANERS, HOT POINT ELECTRIC IRONS, UNIVERSAL CAKE AND BREAD MIXERS, all labor­ saving devices which make work a pleasure. PUT IN A Heating Plant Am). Avoid All Creosote and F ire Risks Both STEAM and HOT WATER We Are the Agents for the Celebrated Gurney eottage Sec. ·Boiler . They will either burn WOOD or th e inexpensive SLACK COAL. Very econom~cal in fuel, an d the only suitable boiler for the Yukon. Also our Pressed Iron Radiators I .. _--==- Neponset Wall Board If you reline yo u r house wiL il NE PON5ET WALL BOARD you will save money on your fuel bill, and be comfortable. \Ve llave it in OAK, BURNT LEAT Ht:.R ami WHITE PATTE RNS. To put sam e on use Outside!Fi1" Wood Str ips It is ' a handsome finish and a room finished with Neponset is not only beautiful, but a perm anent decoration. Glass and Panel Doors WINDOWS, BUILDING AND ROOFING PAPER . complete. ---""',---~--.---- ----- Harvest Time fo r the FARM'ER and GARDENER Our stock is HAY FORKS, HAY RAKES, SCYTHES, BALING WIRE, POTATO FORKS, POTATO HOOKS, POTATO BASKETS. Just the thing for picking spuds. Very ligh t , durable an d inexpensive. For next spring' s seeding we hav· e the Brome Grass Seed Miners The winter season is approaching. You will very soon need to buy STEAM HOSE, STEAM POINTS, PIPE, CABLE, SHOVELS, PICKS, BLACKSMITHING COAL, and other MINING SUPPLIES. Our stock of these goods we m ust cut down. Get O ur fi gures. W C' will and can sav· e you money on t hese goods. Wood~hoppers Jelly Jars, the riliht kind, $1.25 Doz., t H ave you seen them yet . They certainly a re very neat, and we We have the RACER a.nd SIMONDS SAWS, KELLY & MANN'S will guarantee them absolutel y all right. If you contemplate h av- AXES, WEDG· ES, MAULS, CARBORUNDUM GRINDERS, GRIND. ing a plant ,inst.alled, let us submit figures. STON ES, FILES, and everythissary fo~ your camp. PARAFFINE WAX and a nice line PRESERVING KETTLES. I We Jire Here for Business~~WeWant Yours ! Dawson Hardware Bo., ~ . SecondJlvenue . Phone 38:X 1/ -~ ..... ~ ........ ~ ..... ~ •• ~ •• ~ •• ~ .. ~ •• ~~- , , \ ' __ 4 · S ;.~~~~~~~~~~~~.~~.~~.~~~~.~~~.~~~~~~~~~.~.~~.~ • • portion of~~ld Run. .Upper Go~d l dreamed of as . being w~rk~ble at n • ~positio2 Profits. i f '7'1 TVO ' ; ·1 "1 1 " S · . G'TDT r LN ;··· 'G ""''''''O ' ~i'D ' .. . . :~ ~i ·:~~tic~~i7ll"~llL~~or~~d:.d~I~~;~ ai ;~k'1 11~1 ~~~7:;n b:~h~~:~·tl~:~ ~~c .~~:~r J ; p~.~~~ ~~R:3~!~~~' w~~!y e':!~d ~~~ . , I U 1\' I '1 V '1r . L . ~ Gold. controls Gold Run from 45 to I a thawed zone would produce multl- th e Panama-Pacific ex position during , . . ~ the mouth. Many othe r creeks in plied millions even by the old dl'erige the 23 weeks of operlltiQ n e.nded last . TO 'T' U r:: TJ TOI D 'D $185 000 0 0- 0 ~ the t erritory also are being worked ! methods. Some prcdict that ground night, according to a financial sta. te- ~ 1 I 1 £1£ YY 1 I\L --- . ~ by individuals and may yet yield I slui cing and scraping or excavating men t issued today. ! '. . ' ' . .! Illi i~iom . Creeks .which _ have been l rn~thods:. if not dre~~ing, will yet ~f th is ~n:ounG $210,243 :99 Wij,S t .~.~.~.~II e .~.~.~.~II~.~II~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~I~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~ .. ~ . . . ~.~.~. l~oked. 0 11 a~ p~sslble dr1jge . pt O pO - Wlll theu golden tt eas ure and. good earned clunn~ , ~he last three weeks . w.~ W sltJOn s, bu t win ch a re yet 1n the I profits to the operators. more than dUrIng the previous 20 • KLON DIK E'S SH I PM EN TS • ·proximated $5,000,000 annually. L aot 1 lower than a yea r or t wo ago, and hand,; of individ uals include Gold I The total gold shipments from I we. eks. • 1885-1886 . .. . ........ $ 100,000 . ye~r they wen t slightly u nder $5,- Bonal1l'Hl and Eldo rado are worked Bottum, Allgold,. Eureka, Clear, Bar- Klondike creeks and t hose tribu- The total attendance for t he perio .1 ., 1887 ...... ..... . .. . .. 70,000 . 000,000, and a little below t he total by the new- methods to a la rge ex- J low. Scroggie, Mariposa, H enderson, t ary t o St. ewart river, . F t '1 was given as 9,381,099, a daily aver- • 1888 ... '. ... . .... . . .. 40,000 . of the yea r previous, the slight tent, other creeks which h a.ve been Barker, Thistle, Britannia, Oana- 'or ym1 e age of 58,208. . • 1889 . . . .... . . .. . .. . .. . 715,000 . sh rinkage being accounted for . to under preparation f.or the n ew di an, Nansen, Living. stone, Big S al- river H nd from the bars of those - --. _. C. + ·1890 . .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . 175,000 . con-~· iderabje degree by the breaking methods are expected t o begin yield- mon, some of t he Kluane c.reeks. rivers and elsewhere. in Yukon ar Ei I GERMANS LOSE SU BMAR I N E ., 1891.. .. . ... . . . . . 40.,000. down of one of the largest dredges ing in another season . The Tread- Hi ghet and seve ral others of the shown in the accompanying t able. WHICH SANK LUSITANIA + 18!J2 . ........ . . ...... 87,500 . just as it got into the best of pay. gold p 'i'operiies on Dominion and Mayo district and It lon g mile~gt!1 The item classified at the conclusion NEW YORK, july 21.-Passengers '. 1893 . . . . . . . .. ....... . 176,000 . • 1 The same drpdge has been ou t of Quartz creeks, totaling many miles, on McQuesten, many miles 'Of }1'orty- as 'Supplementary" i s a rough · )al- on the American liner St. Paul, tl\at . + 1894 .. ... ...... . " ., . 125,000 +1 ' ?ommission all of t his seaso n, un- havc been in pteparation for several mile and tributaries, while below the I ~nce ~stimated to cove r .the .'':f)ld reached New York h om London Sun- ., 1895 . .. ... '.. . . . .... . . . ,250,000 . rlf'rgoing rcpH irs, and it is Hot cer- Sf'3S0n S, and the first exc.avator 0 1 ' Yukon hound ary H re numerous from Stewart and Fortymlle nve!'s day, ' say the GermllnwiJmarine \ + 1896 . ....... . . . , 300,000 .. i tain when it will resume work, so Il Jaciline for working there on the creeks in the gold belt in the Circle and t ributaries and th e Circle dis- U-24, reported to h ave sunk the Lusi- .~ 1897 . ...... . ......... 2,500,000 ' . 1 t hat it is n ot aiding in this year's la rge scale h as just arrived, and is district, including Independence, triet and other places in the Yukon t ania, has been caugh t in a net .+ 18fJb . .. . . . ... . .. .. 10,000,000 + 1 totals. Another dredge which w6Tked n ow being hauled to t he creek and is Mammoth, Mastodon , Wood chopper valley ill early days, and also 0over- stret ched by th e British in the Eng- ,., 1899 ...... ...... . . . . . 16,000,000 . · most of last vear on Bonanza is idl'l to be set up' this fall. Mr. Treadgold and _ Coal c reeks; thc several creeks ing the unregistered and unchecked lish channel. • . 1900 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 22,275,000 + this year. B'~t, notwithstanding the is expected to arrive here this fall about Eagle and others on which in- sums: which were smuggled from the ------ -- .+ 1901 . .. ...... . . . . . . . . 18,000,000 . idleness of t he two dredges, the to see it work. Thc Hia·chine was dividuals h ave t aken much gold. Klondike camp in early days to es- Anoth er reason why we love a. .+ HlO ll .. . . . , . . . . . . . . . . . 14,500,000 . other dredges are making a splendid worked in England as a test before If the Treadgold excavator works as cape the then excessive ' royalty young mother is becau se she is .• ' 190;) ..... .... 12,250,000 . 1 sh owing. The Yukon Gold com- being sent here. Similar excavators estimated it will bring m an y of ilhe which was imposed before an effi- prouder of her baby's teething ring '. 1904 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9,413,074 .1 pany's dredges. h ave been in some are used for other clas.ses of n1ining ~ower grade. creeks int.o t he P C-,).iUc3- 1 d ent. royalty collection sys, tem waR than of her husband' s college .• 1 .1)0)) .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,162,438 . of the riche~t grouud this year that on an extens1ve scale 1n other parts 109 wne which years ago never We le estabh shed. diploma. ~~B .. . .. , ........... 5~~~4 . ili~ W~ wo~~, a~ u a oon~ - ~ ilie world . -~-~~~~~~~~~=~=====~=~=====~~============== ~wm ................. 2~OO.U4 . · qwnoo llie to~ l ~cld fur ili~ W~ T~~Wprodu~d~llie KI~d i~ I~ ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• -.-.--.--.-••• --~~ -t. 1908 . . . . .. . . ... . . .. . . 3,282,684 • . 'lon of the Klondike camp is ahead river between Bear and Bonanza I .. 1909 .. . . . . . . . . ... ... . 3,960,000 . today of what it was at this date creeks, and from Bonanza. Eldorado' l '. 1910 . .... . . .. . . . . . ... 4.550,000 . last year. The Yukon Gold wo rked H unker and Gol d Run creeks. The .. 1911 ....... ... . . .. .. . 4,634,000 . one virgin claim, No. 21 on Eldorado, largest. h ydraulics are along BO- I , .. 1912 . . . . . .. . ..... . .. . 5,018,411 . , th is season, from which an enormous n anza benches and Eldorado benches'i + 1913 .... . . ... . . . . . . . 5,301,497 . 1 1 SUlll was taken . The -claim was Milvain is work ing a dredge on Mil- I ... 1914 . . . .. . .. . .... .. . . 4,649,653 . bought in the early days of t he camp ler cre"k. Individual production ... 1915, estimat ed 4,750,000 .1 by J ohn J H ealy, the veteran fron- also comes from Sulphur, which now . • Su pplementa ry . ... 27,059,6]9 . tiers man, for the N. ~ . T. & T. Co., leads in activity on old time • . . • and never was worked, so that when methods ; Quartz, Gold Bottom and a .• Total . .. ..... . .. . . . $185,000,000 . t he dredge got to work there this l few claims along other old 'time year it found the pay as rich a· s creeks near the city and · elsewhere The YU k· O ll Territory has contrib- custard. Representatives of t he two I in the territory. uted t o the outside . wOrl. d a pp roxl- companies say nothing of the total It h as been estimated by some nmtely $185,000,000 m Vlf~ln gold. cleanup, but ramor has it th at the 1 that th e placers in the old Klondike Th.is magnificent su m ha. s con: e I dredge got fully· half a million do l- I district, that is, within fifty miles i c.h1 e fly . frolU the placers Wlt~:111 lars .in virgin gold .out of the ground. \ of Dawson, still contain .$130,000,000 1 fifty mIles o f· Dawso.n:. Other Ilch Some Eldorado -claims yielded much I t{) $150,000,000. 'I'he Treadgold pl'Op­ .creeks wlt.hin l OO miles o[ Daw::;on better than that by old methods. e1 ties of I ndian r iver, Dominion l h ave . furnlshe~ the bulk ~f . the re- Tom Lippy, of Seattle, is said to creek, Quartz creek, Sulphur and I remamder, wh1 le th e remamm~ por- .. have cleaned u p more than a. .mil-. tributaries alone aggregating 75 miles tlOn . has come from more dl"stanrt lion and a half from No. 16 Eldo- or more, have been estimated in the locat wllS. rado, and No. 17, which was owned company'" p rospectus to contain The accompanyin g ta.bulated state- by Jim H all, was a marvelous pro- full y 300,000,000 cu bic yards ·carry­ m en t shows the fluctuating condition , ducer. Both of those claims, like ing 30 cents to t he yard or $90,000,-] ()f the output. covering the ten years nearly , all the best Eldorado proper- I 000. It waR stated some time ago previous to t he .famous discovery on ties, w~re . worked by s team thaWing 1 that eight miles of gravel between · Bonanza creek 111 1896 ; the tremen- and hOlstmg methods . The old sys- Bear and Bonanza creeks, on t.he d ous yearly increa~ until the ban- wm required fi ve or six years to Klondike, re maining to be worked ner year of 1900, the gradual de- work out a claim, whereas, t he and carrying gravels worth 22 cents Bonanza Saloon Headquarters for 1111 the Old Timers, Who Know Where tbe Best i~ to Be Obtained in the Line of Wines, Liquors and eigars HOTEL IN CONNECTION COMPLETELY AND NEATLY FURNISHED-ALL MODERN IMPROVE­ MENT~-WHEN IN FROM THE CREEKS OR WILDERNESS STAY AT THE BONANZA ALL COMFORTS AFFORDED TO YOU OPPOSITE ALL STEAMBOAT LANDINGS AUTOMOBILE SERVICE, ETC. DOYLE· & MBRKLEY, Props. FRONT STREET TELEPHONE 121 DAWSON , YUKON TY . \ \ \ crease until the lowest e bb was dredges now work out several of the a yard , cOlltainfully $20,000,000. reached -i.n 1907, and th e continued claims in a single season, and take The Yukon Gold company's proper­ u pward leap from th at time due +0 u p several feet of bedrock and get ties remain ing in the camp a re be­ the installat ion ·of hydraulics and therefrom much gold which the lieved to contain fully that much, giant dredges., Since 1910 the fluetu- miners. by t he old methods could not if not far mo re. They include, be­ .ation has bee.n but s· light, and the get . sides properties on H unker, Eldorado £hlpm~~ ~m D~wn ~" a~ Alilio~hfue .~eWn~~sli~tly a~ B~ama ycl ~wM~d , a la~~I~ •• ____ ••• _ •••• ____ •••• _._ ••• ~ •• _ ••••••••••••• ~~ • . , , I I / III / 11'~ ,r' I • , .I I, ' /" EL DAWSON DA I LY NEWS, TUESDAy, .A~GUST 17, 1915. Our Stocks for .I Pall and Winter 1915 Will be complete, as usual, and our prices consistent with the dependable quality of merchandise carrie~ by this store. Everything in DRY GOODS Footwear for Women and ehildren, Housefurnish. ings, earpets, earpet Squares, Linoleums, Floor Oilcloths, Pillows, Bedding, Etc. Rugs, SCOUGAL.E'S Corner Second A ven ue and Queen Street DAWSON, Y. T. . & , ___ , .1! 1 DAUGHTERS Uf EMPIRE SERVE REfRESHMENTS I ute,] to t.he Red Gross fund, tf1e Princess Mary Christmas Box fund, to the 1. O. D. E. preventorium in Toronto ; the Field Comforts fun et t he Bclgian Relief fund . tlte Patri­ otic Sefvicp. league. the Good Samar­ itan hospital , Dawson ; St. Mal'Y's hospital. Dawson, and the Queen ', ' GHnaclian hospital Ht SllOl'1lclifi f' , England, Both ehaptpl's t'f'Illt' Jllhp.t'e(] less fortunate fripnds wilh hoxps at Cllri"tJlHlS tide. The Inspector F, J. Fit7,gerald chapter ha s placed '1 tabl et in the R. N . W. M, p, ba1'- J rack,; sqUn rc. Vawson, to tlip llIemory Daughters ot thc Empire , are se rv- of Inspector Fitzgcrald and bis bran~ ing refres hrnents at th e Minto pari, companions who /Jcri'shed on thc g rounds this afternoon, and th e pro- McPhprson trail during t.lw winter of 1911 cceds wHI be uevoted to the patriotic funds along lines herf'tofol'e covered by the Daughters. Mrs, George Black, regent of .the Dr. Gcorge M . Dawson chapter, in discussing today the subject of fund s raised by the I Daughters and how disbursed, saiJ: "The Dr. George M. Dawson chap­ " Th e Dr. George M, Daw'son chap­ ter has for two years past awarded small silver cups to the school chil­ clt'en of Dawson writing essays on patriotic subjects." BANKER AND RAILWAY OFFICIAL VISITS AL~SKA ter, vrgalllzed in Febru ar y, 1913, and SKAGWAY, Aug, 10. - Colgate the Inspec.tor F. J , Fitzgerald chap- Hoyt, banker, of Wall Street . New ter, organized in J anul'ay, 1914, had. York, and first vicf'Jpn\sident uf the previou s to the declaration of war, 1\II., K. & T , railway of Texas, 'ac­ August 4, 1914, fully justified their companied by Mrs. Hoyt, aJ'l'ived in existence by manyactti of charity, Skagway from the westwa.rd on t,he though, it must bc acknowledged, Alam~da Saturday, 'and" were the the calls made were not heavy, But guests of Col. W . . L" StevensQnuntil immediately upon the receipt of a Monday morning, wh~n they left for telegram from Mrs , Gooderham, a visit to the Atlin country, . They president of the National Chapter, came north 'on one of the C, p , R­ I. O. D . K , asking for funds towards boats about ,two weeks agO , with equipping a hospital ship, members the intention of going into Dawson, of both chapters in Dawson gave but after getting to Skagway freely and unreservedly of th eir time changed their itinerary .. a,nd .Ieft fo r and money, with the result that AncllOrage ill company with Mr, and $6,450 was telegraphed to the Na- Mrs. H erman A: Kelley and their tional C.hapter within one week aftcr two sons, Mrs. Hagedorn and her the ,call was made. Closely follow- daughter and Dr. WcstermanIl. ing that effort 80 successfuJy met Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt live in Oyster thc commissioner addressed the .:!hap-, Bay, N. Y., the home of ex-pwsident t.ers, asking them to undertake SUb-I Theodore Roosevelt. Afte1' reaching scription lists for the Canadi:m the coast they toured California, P atriotic Fund, of which he i-s a Oregon and Washington in an ' auto. national vice-president. Again tht' Reaching Seattle, they ~al11e to the members $dertook the raising of conclusion it Would lie a mistake to ....- .' . " • . . . .••• I During the last year the attend- ';and' Eldon Bus, by. The B'lsby 'boys mon~y' wi~h the res:ult that $6,6I}1..36 return East without ,having seen ; fiance at the Daw80n public ~chool corripleted courses in medicine at was shortly sent to the patri'1tlc Alaska, of which they had p.e/.trd , I' t I ' lTuk on Schoo ' · ls :i:~ ~::rsSO~;:,ha!n~XC~~~ed a;~:;geOf~: ~!~~~l a~o~p:~e serving in the army fU~~~nuary 21l of this year the Kion- ~~v~U~!d a::!!:C:e ~k~~~r!~e t~~i~ I. Z thirty-seven greater than for the I' dike cha, pter was form ed , xnaking deoision. On the contrary. t~ey' ,are If year 1913-14. " If' ' you borrow the money to in- three primary chapters in Dawson. now boosters ~f()r, : tlle , Notthl:md ,~ ~nd i J ;~ ,. " '. J Since July, 1005, by arrangement vest. in a vacaJtion it is doubtul , if Shortly after the declaration of war will endeavor · to r etur n " rie:ift'. :year ' ~"_' __ "_'·_"_O_'O.'_' ____ O "",.0-0 ','.' -.... with the University of Toronto and I even · the ' Democratic part y can the Yukon chapter was organized in and visit portions of the ' territOry , the department of education of the Whitehorse ' under the re'gency of it has 'been impossible' for them to (By T. G. ,Bragg, Superint~ndent of has heen done for a few '·years past.. ' . . make you pros.p erous. r prov 11ce of Onta 10 Da\"son h a- ' Mrs. W. L. Phelps, and that ohapte l' reach in the , limited tin~ at their ( School s," for Yukon Territory.) Assisted schools h ave been opened 1 , r, '. ~, ' . " b loc I C nte fo holdl ' Ilg tll~ I too has d on e a wonderful work. disposal 'on the present trip. ' for various periods, some for only een a a err - P ubli c '~chools wcre instituted in Ontario matriculation examinati'm. Of course Adam hati. a hard time; "Aside from raising those twq Mr. Hoyt, in speaking of Alas'ka Y l\. T 't o;t ap a few months owing to th e removal Q ·t be of D' vso II'gll l but it might have been worse if he large sums of money for the hospi- this morning, said: · "W~ hav'e bad u ... ~m ern ory as so n as" - of families, at Granville, Paris, Bo- Ul c anum r a\ n '1 . . pearerl that a permanent settlement nanza, Gold Bottom, Quartz, rvlayo school students have passed this 1 h a d 'lost two ribs and got twin re- tal ship fund and , the p· atriotic fund, the most delightful outing of our of families ,: had been establish ed. examination, several obtaining hon-I sults. , the Dll.wson chapter. s have contrib- lives," Laniling FortymQ~ Sclk~k and Ca~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ From the. first the administration of cross. ors in various branches. i '" , ( ---- ~ '~~clshn~~w~~w~Jin Spe~llib w~ wooMd~ D~~ A~n~~m~=m~o[D~Wnl~········--·~··.;~··--·····---··--~-·-.-··.·--.~I~! the territ.ol'i,al government, without graduates have taken or are tl}king I ~ ience and the highes, t recommenda- , .... reference to any local board or mu- successful courses in arts, l aw, tions of inspectors are generally se- 1 n.icipality, 'No school tax, local or lected to fill vacancies in the perm a- medicine Or pngineering at various I ' t erritorial, ':has ever been levied , f I u,niversiti e,;, ~'or ,,, p~alllpje, Toronto);· nE}!lt _~9flO ,Q !!;,........ .".--.. -- hut liberal provision for ,all sch o'ls' ~ - .j\. J;i.ri Arbor, hicago, Leland St, all-,I has been made annuallY ill the .ap- There is but 6ne sectarian school ford, Color t(lo, Nevacla, Y111e and propriations voted by the Yukon in the territory, a Roman Catholic Washington, During the coming I council. .-" separate ~chool, knowll as St. Mary's yea]' four Dawson high school gr:i d.1-i The school ordinanc(~ of the t hen school, at Dawson, founded during ates, Vonald Purdy, Curtis Upp, 1I the administration of Commissioner Northwest '1'erritorie8 of Can,\Lia, out . , .. •.. J!'loyd Goetjen and Waiter C"Wn ", of which the provinces of Alberta ?gIlvlC, and l~aHltarned out ~f pub- will be in attenclanee at Leland Sta.u-! and Saskat.chewan have sillce been hc fun?s. T IS SCh.~l c.arnes on ford univereity, Califol'l1ia; aJ!d created, was adopted practIca lly some hIgh. schoo l WOt. and recen~ly three, lVll s: Bertha Wicklllall, ~ '~. J!' vnthout change as thp. basis for the\ has estabhshed a speCial 'Commel'C1alj Viola Kt,lton and Charles Ke ltor, 'Orgalllzation of Yukon schools, and co~~se , Wh' h . will continue their COUl'se~ ut thtl the course of studi~Sr fer these tel-, . e ~c~ool at . lte ,orse . IS. a , University of Washington, Olle I ' ritori Bs was also adopted. in al II ~ICelY fim sh ed . two-loomed bmlding. graduate of 1908, Oar! Fleischman, grade ; up to th e high school. 1 loth the prmclpal and the prlmary has just gonc out to take a COUl·" .: r,t . ., I teach er have £il'st class certIficates. , S .' I ' , i Schools h ave been mamtamed not SI' h h 1 k ' d d the OI cgon I tate Agllcu tUl U! .",j- only in the more populous cente!'" 1 fome lIg I SC 00 wo!' dlsd tone'han lege, afler spending a few yeHs ill ! • " "', or scvera years can I a,cs ave " " . 'k'· · F,' 'b 1. I' 8uch as Dawson Wh1tehors~ and I b d f 1 h d UC WBpapel wO! 1h Ull an , 8. ',' . een prepare 01' aIL( ave passe ,., ,,' Bonanza, but also on all creeks the first year high school examina- .Edn c MacfaJ'lane Hnd Carl Gl .lb~rt, i where a ~opulation of twelve ch11- tions of the province of British Col- of 1907, completed engmeermg I dren of school age could be found umbia. Under 'c~nsiderable difficul- courses at TOI'on io and Colorado J ;e- I , within the n ecessary radius to pe!- t ies high school wod, has been lone spectivcly. mlt of attcndance. Creek schoo.' even lJeyond this grade, but it is Two ambitious graduates of ]906, i have been constantly l~a111tamed at hoped that in the near future the Jack Barron and Abe Barron, corn-' ~ll ,~omts where cond1tJOns at all growth of the town will justify pleted courses in a rts aud law at tlle i Justified \ tl:elr be:n,g establIshed. the - engagement of another t eadler Unive rsity of Chicr;go alld ur e Jll'UC-i Moreover, 111, local~t:es w~ere the so t.hat a fairly complete high ' SChOOl ! ticing lHw in the city of Calgary. 1i school populatIOIL has Ilevel reached course may be undertaken by the One brilliant student of 1907, li'. E. the reqmred TT111llmu m, the gove~n- Whitehofses,taff. Gan e, was graduated frUIlI Toronlo I ment ha,~ granted very~~bstantlal . The Dawson public school bUild- I university wit h first class honors in ! aId for Asslsted, SchoOlS,. 80 that ing i s an eight-room ' building, classics and shortly afterward was I not even a few dllldre~ mIght suffer ~rected in 1901 at a cost (I, f about engaged a~ lecture r in claosico at i t?e absolut.e d epnvatlOn of edu(:u - $45',000. 'In this school, facilities are the University of .Manitoba, Winni- I, tlOnal advantages. provided for the teaching of all peg, where h... took an ,active part ---·-T. A. IFIRTH . i ' Real Estale, Insurance and Fillancial Broiler REPRESENT I NG LAW UIIIO. & ROOK INSURANOE COMPANY, LIMITED, Of London, England British Crown Assurance CDrpo,..tion, Umit.d Of Glasgow and Lon don GLOBE INDEMNITY 'COMPANY , OF CAIIADA The Fi,.e Insu,.ance Ollice of IIIIONTGOIIII£RY BAGGS, San Francisco , California THE. HOME INSURANCE COMPANY OF NEW YORK Special faci'lities for handling large lines . of Fire Insurance at lowest rates _ mobile, Liability and Compensation Insurance " '~~ I CITY T ICKET AND FREIGHT AGENT Accident, Sickness, Auto- Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Company The Grand Trunk Ra i!way System, and .1\11 Their Steams hips and Connecting Lines III QU EEN STREET DAWSON, YUKON TY. ~ ~~~~ of ~ ~ms hasl~adM ~ ~ ~= m~~ili=,l~win~inilie ~~s'~~i~~ ••••••••••• ___ ••• _ •• __ •• _ •• a _____ •••••••• _ •• _~i been for fanrilifes with children of I Onc room is set apart for a kinde r- corps and enlisted for overSl:'as se l'- ~ sc~ol a~ to rno~ ~ Daw~n , aslprt@ , in cbMp~=~~rtd~~ v~ u li~~nH~~ilie~r~~i~ !~ ••• _ ••••• __ ••• ________ •••• le _____ •• ___ •••••• _.~ h FP! "Wlrmw ' ft t e shifting populution on the c.reeks tress from Toronto. Three rOOms are b'attalion, Canadiflll expeditionary I ha lO made the mainten ance of perma- i required fOr the public sChOOli force, whi ch ha s gone ovcr to Eng- i nent school s 111 ou t lY Hlg dlstn-ci.s gra, dcs, cach in ch~rge of an exper' land, I imposEible. In recent years only ienced speciaJist. The high school Lyle Sllaw, of 1910, and Artlnll a~sisled schools have been oJ.ip.rated department u ;;es thr, ee rooms, onc McCarter , of l!ll:l, have becn taking at points outside Dawson and White- being a physical and chemical medical coun;es at Toronto , horse, and the opening of t hese at laboratory, equipped in 1904 for ele-\ Fred H lcklmg, of 1907, completed points in the immediate vicinit.y of mentar! work in these branches. a very successful course m engmeer­ the t.wo towns w1 11 In future be The hIgh school staff con sists of ing at Toronto, and now h olds a avo~ded , by the trans'portation of thre~ ho~ol' gra~uates, each having I good pOB ltlOn WIth "the Westing- pup11s to Dawson Or Whitehorse, as s!lec1ahst s quulIficatlOns house compan y at Pittsburgh. HIS - Brother, William Hickling, of 1912 •••••• • • • --------... -----... -.-.-... --,.--..-...--------.-.. is taking an engineering course at ! , Yale. BarcJay Cralg, of the same ID' R · S' h i year, was taki11g a. course in mining 1.4 . ay s . epalr op, It·~:g~~:~jng at Rcno, Nevada, when I Phil Creamer. of 1912, was taking . 1 ' a forestry course at Toronto when JUST ARRIVED i he enlisted for OVe1'8eaS service. H e I is sergeant-major in a cycle corps on i ' duty in England. 1 LA , [1 P · S , .1,. Alex G. Macdonald, of 1908, was serving with t he Vancouver High- l t labders and came through the ter- 1 .' ribIe fight last April at L angemarck i 1. unscathed, but 'was ' seriously - , ' T wounded a month later. I :,' Chester Davis, of 1907, i.s a cap-. I Lots of LAMPS, all kinds c.t LAMPS-NITROGEN, TUNGSTEN, tain in the Strathcona Horse, and '. AUTOMOBILE and PECORATIVE LAMPS, POCKET LAMPS and i has been doing t;'ench duty at the i . i front for about th ree months. ! HAND LAMPS-Wholesale and retail. At least nine form er Dawson ,high i t , school pupils have enlisted for 8el'- ~ , Are you going to make any changes in your house ligh'ting? ' I i vice in the Canadian expeditionary t i t forces, t,h08e not prevjously men- T guarantee satisfaction, both financially a nd optically. tioned in this article bei ng Aimar , ' i Auzi u-Turenne, Robert Varicle, Cuth- Buy Phone BLAKER'S P. O. f30x 756 Yukon Grown Products Fresh Daily Cut Flowers and Floral Designs to Order Orders for Creeks and lown Promptly Attended to ----.--------- HILLSIDE QARDENS Store on 2nd Ave., Opp. P. C. S. Co. ALEX SMITH, Manager , . .. + .......... - ......................... ~._ ....... .-.. ... jJ ...... _.,,~_ ... _ ..-. •• _ •• _ •• • _ •• _. •• - ••• _ •• - ••• _ ... bert Ross Cutllbert, 1\faurice Bushy ............... _ .................... _ ••••••••••• lIlIii / ,/ ,/ ,r"'" '. , / /' , . / I . I '. OAWSON IlECTRIC liGHT 6 POWER Co., lTD. REI, EIBE' R THE DARK DAYS ARE COIIIS 1 . . . . . I \ . , We Have ,All ELECTRI'C FITTI'NGS at ·Reason'able 'Prices Lamps, Cookers, Kettles, Irons 1 , . , I . ... . I. . Open 9 A. M. tQSP. M. Saturdays, 9A. M. to I 'P. ~. N. C: BUILDING,- King Street .mer, 1915, was that of july 27, I June 7 .. ' . .•... ~ .. , ., .. '. . .... 63 3811!l1~ 57.3 59.4 5&.1 The captain, George Brimston, is who know how wIll' win . whiCih was 89 above in the shade I June 8 ....... .............. 69 44 1912 . . . ....... 52.7 61.1 56 .3 ever ready to give ,advice ' to' new • In tqe match between "The CiviL That is the highest temperatrue ever June 9.... ........ .. ..... 76 45 1911 .. ...... .. 57.6 ,62.4 53.7 members and keep up the enthu- Service" and "The ' Remainder of re corded in Dawson, . June 10 ....... · · . · · ... ··. ·. 'i'3 40 1910 .... ...... 59 62.4 51.97 siasm in the club. th e 'Club" held on Saturday after- Daily Readings June 11 .................... 72 , 4011909 ......... .. 58.3 61.7 54 .+ At the end of last season it was noon the Remainder, g.· wOn y the ,/' • (By Chrtrles Payson, DominIon. The highe;;t and lowest daily tem- June 12 . . ,. .. ... . ......... . 69 47 i 1908. ... . . . . . . 59.4 59.7 50.3 ' decided _ to p ay over to the Oanadian small margin of one point. The silj: .. Meteorological Observer.) • peratures lit Dawson ,for the summer I June 13... . . .... . .. . ....... 69 5 45 1! 119 9 °0 7 6 .. . .. .. ,.. 59 .4 60.7 56.5 Patriotic Fund the prizes won in highest scores counted. Owing to a. All instruments u sed at Dawson of 1915 are a's follows: June 14 . .... . . .. . .......... 71 , .. . .. . .... 62.3 61.1 55.3 the last Labor Day match by the heavy wind the scores were not up for recording the temperature are of ' Maxi· Mini- June 15. , ... .......... ,.. . . 58 50! 1905 . .... . . . .. 60 60.4 55.5 members. A sum of $175 was turned to the average. G. A. Jeckell, with ihe highest grade, FahrenQ,eit, fur- mum. mum. June 16..... ...... ....... . .. 62 43 1 - --- ---- into the fund as the resuli. 91, was ):ligh man for the day. n te ni-shed by the Do~inion governm cnt June ' 1..... .. ....... 72 42 June 17.......... ..... .... . ~3 43 ' I • • • • • • • • • • • • • •• The number of club members . in scores are as follows: . . at Ottawa:, and frequently tested, June 2 ...... , ............. · 67 36 June 18 .. ........ ... . :... .. 63 41,. YUK9N RI FLE ASSOCIATION. good standing this year'is t'we~ty- • Civil Service T!aily ' reports are telegra.phed from June 3 ....... . . .. · .. .... ·· 73 441, June 19.. ...... ... .... ..... 63 41 1 • • four, fifteen of whom possess their G. A. J eckel! .. : .................. 91 . Dawson to Ot,tawa the year round. June 4 ...... .... .......... · 69 40 June 20.. .... .. .......... ;~ 46 j • (By F. C. O. Edw& ds.) • own private Ross rifles of the latest J. Murphy ..... .. ........ : ......... 85 The highest temperature recorded June 5.... ................. 81 40 June 21......... .. .. ....... 43 1 The Yukon Rifle associatlOn is pattern. G. Cale ........ .......... .... .... 0 .. 84 at Dawson during the present sum- June 6· ... .. .. ..... .. .... . . · 64 4~ ~:~: 22....... . ....... . ... ·~ ~~ i ,thriving. Last year Whitehofse was Since the European war bros:e out G. P. Mackenzie ... ...... .. ... . . 84 .:;;~~;;;~~;:;;:~;;;,~;;:;;.:;~;:;;;========== ' June 23............. ....... 53.' brought, into the association and the dub has lost four of its active G. Brimston ... .. .. ... ... ... .. . ... . 77 r·rno5.·MILNE~1 m~ E'·' ·' ~ E l i~;;ff~5~:p£,::p!:'~:~:~'~~~~:~'jr:{;~~:f~ AT:,","'Mil:~;:";nd'~ " ~ i ' , • June 30 . . :: : ::: : : ::::::::: : 77 47 took a very active interest in the ferent parts of the Empire and will Sergt. L. McL.aughlin .. .. ... ..... 85 'l : July 1 ... .... ,... ..... . . .. 75 46 t~am and ~ome good results were no d~ubt be able to give a good ac- J . F. Maclennan .... , ... ...... . . . 85 ~ ! July 2........ . .. ... .. . .. .. 88 45 0 )taincd. e sincl' hil S been trans- coun ()f themselves. B. J. Stangroom ... . . .. ....... ... . 83 . 1 At. t· i July 3 ........ .. ..... ...... . 79 64 fer red to Dawson and has become a I While the 1915 season h as been F. C. O. Edwards .... .... .. .. . : ... 8~ ' . r IS le ! .Tuly 4 ................ ..... 78 ' 56 valuable addition to the dub here. somewhat quieter, on account of the C. D. Hart ........ .... ............ 83 I.' l Jul y 5 ... ,.,...... .. ..... 83 55 , D Tl~ ~r.esi~ent for th e year is O. war, than pr~,vious years, the. keen- I I G. E. Marshall ......... .... ... ... 79 . I .T ul y 6. . . . . , ... . . . .. . . . . 72 54 i al t. W 1 0 has been a member ness to obtalll the bulls stIll re- . - 1 'Vall 'Paper !I~~i~ ~: :: :::: : : :: : : : : :::::: ~~ ~~ i !~ :~w~CV~~~~se~ea~s' fir~~dcl:'s~O;~O~~ ~~:~;'n~~i~~o!~l~gl~~g~nn~::Se;L; ~; I Total .. .. ·: . ... . .. .. ...... .... . ~ .. 498 . 1 t .T uly 9 ... .. , .. .. . .•.. .. . . . , 80 45 ! Wllll~ll1g last year the DommlOn is earnestly hoped that they will I Tli p can opener is getting to ;)e i ! I Jul V 10 .. . ,... . ........ 83 46 :· troP y, a sllvP l" · salver, offered to take t he advice of :Field Marshal the chipf cooking utensil of too maflV i Superior Pai nts : Jul y 11. . . ' ... ....... . .. . . '86 46 ) the club. Roberts and learn to 'shoot. as those women.- 13uehelo r. 'i 1 Jul y 12 .... .. .. ......... ... 86 50 ! .. -' .... ..n .. / . ' . - ... - ] and Varnishes I ~~:~ [:: :! E irn""n~~ ... ""~""~"n"= • ! .Jul y 16.... .. .. .......... 69 46 ;." " 1 HUNDREOS OF DESIGNS AND PATTERNS TO CHOOSE FROM I. ,~~:~ i~:::: :: :: ::: : : : :: : :::;~ :~ if • • J uiy 19....... . .... . .. . .. .. 81 42 : .. Q I · t F · ~ i. .. - .. - .. - ... - . . - .. - .. - .. - .. - . .. ~~~::.~~~:.:-.. , - . .. - .. -~.-.. - .. -. . -. .. J ~ ~i~ ;~:: : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : .. ~~ :~ : t . ua I Y . I r s t == == == Not' Ch ea p n ess ~. July 22 .... : ........... .... 85 4 8 !. W ___ . __ =: ~~i;, ';~:::::::: : : :: : ::.::::: ~ ~~ i" Should Be Your Fit'st Demand of Your Druggist ;, ! July 25 ................... . 73 54:. " 1 Th r t ' n te I ;July 26...... .. .... .. ..... 79 49 • ~ i e _ fOSpeC Of 0 ~~i~ ;~:::::::::: :::::: ::: : ~; ~~ ;. REASONS WHY THE MAJORITY DO AND THE BALANCE SHOULD '11 1 July 29 ...... ...... . ,....... 83 53 " TRADE WITH US t!f r' July :11). ... . ... .... . . . . .... 82 51. We have the largest "nd best selected stock of Patents and Sundries. " : i 6very Modern Convenience July 31. ........ .. ...... ... 70 56 • We have the large t and best selected stock of Dispensing Medicines. .. 1 1 Al.\gust 1.. .. . . ... ... ... . .... 66 49 1 . We have put up more Prescriptions than all of her stores. .,. :t Rates Reasonable I AAUu!Uu~tt 2 3 .......... . . ,' . . ' ... , 60 6 ::1 50 431 1 We sell as cheap as others, quality considered. ! . "" ...... . .... .... .... 1 We deliver goods to all parts of the city. .. I. 11 ~~~~~: :::::::::::::::: :: :: ~ ~ I Special for coming week, Brushes, Brushes, Brushes, and More Brushes. ! i August 6 .. ............ . .... 68 . 51 i . WE SHOULD WOR·R, y .. . . F· t W· L· d Cl· ars "; i AAUUggUu~t t 7 .... .. ............. 70 4 5 8 11 :: '. ," tInes lnes, Iquors ang Q 8 .... ............... 69 .. Our Extreme Modesty Restrains Us From Saying More i IAugust 9 .... .. .. · ...... .... 74 49. Yours for Quality FJrst .. 'f . I AUgUstRelcO~r'~ . ~~~. ~1'~~~~"Ye:r: 57. R.ed Cross DruO" Store Gibson Bros. • 1 EO. STR.OM, Prop. The average temperatures at D iLW' !"' , • i 1 SOIl cove ring the months of Jun e, .. • " 1 Fl'r 'st Ave., at the Ferry Tower. P 0 Box 434 July Bnd August during t lie last " .. ; • • . eleven year~ were : . . " .. i Telephone s-Y. Jun e. July. August. " . , , . " 1. . _ . _. . .-._ ... _ .. _ . . _._ ... _._._ .. _._._._._. __ ... _ -+ . ~~~~ ~: :~ ~~3 58 ....... C ••••••••••••••• " .............. ,: ....... ~ .....•••. • I, , . . • YUKON'S GLORIOUS • .. SUMMER WEATHER. • • ... -._ ..... _._ ... -_._._-_.-._ ..... _. __ ..... _._ ... _ ..... _ .. - .. . ./ ,/ ) \. / ,I " I • El • DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. z AVE. STABL·ES Finest GolOen North • El • • El I • 1:1 : • E:I • I Greenfield & Pickering's 'fhird Ave. StaJJles Summer Schedule Greenr~eld & Pickering STAGE MONDAYS Leaves Dawson 7.30 A. M. Via Sulphur to Granville TUESDAYS Leaves Granville 7.30 A. li. Returning via Dominion. to Dawson THURSD.(~YS . ~ Leaves Dawson 7.30 A. M. via Dominion to Granville FRIDAYS Leaves Granville 7.30 A. M. Rdurning via Sulphur to Dawson \ W, e Have' the 'Bert:Livery Horses.. .., W. e · Have the Best Saddle Horses . . "~ We Ha. ve the .Bes ·~ · Cutters and Sleighs. , ' AUTOnOBILE GARA'OE. AUTOS FOR RENT. .'. Operating Royal Mail Stages, Daw~on to Dominion. Granville and Sulphur , 'I " I , " . GREE~FIEL 'D & PICKERING, PrQ'p5. . . Third .~ve. and Princess St. Phone '195.:.,. ~~~~~~~~J .= _.p= WGNDERFUL ANCIENT 1l H! llt or lllines l,y H . ,\. Lpvprin , ' in dianlE'ter; another irregularly 1 th e octa hedron as in the case of Gay u sually , decomposed und crumble wh~ found fol' it th.e, . foilo\\'ing ,~jg-! formed onc measured 24 nJillil:lete l~'31 gulch; the pittings are, however, rapidly when thawed out. The de­ ure~: Iron, 83.85, U1ckel, 15.03. Ihe l lll length by 12 in width. One of ' much smaller th~ll LlJOse observed posit is indisiinctly stratified, but, METEORI~rES , OF' YUKON , specIfic gravity a·s detel'mrned by! these nod ules measuring three ltlilli- I I ' in gulch, but, like them, th ey are P.XCApt ill rare instances, thr rp h"" , 1 the author was found to be 7.566. 11 t . 1.' . I ' Id d" ·seen when viewed 'obliquely to be been no complete sorting of the va. r- me el'S In (tametel', 1 S S ne e on I ' . , ._" Skookum . one , side by a thin covering of a bo.unde~ by th\n. envelopes of a . sil- ious constitutents intq, separate b,;d:.; The second specimen was found I1 white metallic sub5tan?e identical ver white ~etalhc sUb.stance. Pomts and the composition is very uniform . ' January 31, 1905, by W. KlI st , on in appearance with an inclusion and occaSIOnal lath-lIke forms of ~h~oughout.. The c?lor is 'chflractev- I . _ I claim No. 7, Skookum gUI :.h-lati-1 noted in the Gay gulch iron; on the the same substance are also to be IstIcally white or light gray due to (By R. A. A. Johnston, June 30' 1 beel1 far from homogeneou, and that . tud 63° 56' N 1 't d 139° 20' W'd h d I . observed scattered over the surface the preponderance of the quartz 1915 . C d' G logical Survey the speci me 'e no h ' be e . ongl u e . S I e of t e no u e oPPOsite to thIS '1 I , In ana lan eo . [. n w wave ma y By reference to the diagram it will shield the iron is marked by a num- The Skookum iron .has been ana-, constitlfents and the leaching ouL of Museum Repolt.) - The rnetesmtes III the nature of a core left by tbe b . ' ' .! tl t t f tl . " . h fib' t t tb' t' I I b tt 't' d' I t' e obserV'ed that thiS gulch euters bel" of oooling clI'acks Another lyzed recently by J , E. Whltefield 1 grea er .par o . le lron . ~hIC orm. t le sUd.lec 0 liS. ar \~ e r~rr;ova ':( t a t rl ,IO~ ~~ oXle a Ion Bonanza creek about half a mile minute incluoion of this 'same white in the laboratory of Messrs. Booth, Fror'nthe position of the Gay gulch are two f lToldns . I.scoverec tIn 0~1 0 A ess Ire~Isd an dm\e~a tit bel'ow- Eldorado forks, and approxi- metallic substance is .tobe seen in Garrett, and Blair, Philadelphia, and Skoakum meteorites at Or close coursef 0th go 1 ~lllllltg~Pta LOtS tl t P~';:l e ' h a~. e ~ ~( tat: pre- mately nine and one-half miles in a another 'part of the plate near on'e Pa., and he reported it to have the ta: b~drock , it is natural to conclude . tBwo 0 ecgu k C es trl, u arY KI 0 d'k 18 I s~d n . sd I e [Tal IS P f am . 0 1 e dund-I sov.theasterly direction from th e edge' the iron surrounding this in- following composition : that they must have been laid 'down onanza ree sys ern, on I e al e eye. le sur ace IS c ou e , t 'f D . A h . .' . . " S'l' 0003' th 't ' . h' h tl . \ . d' . t Y k C d d h 'b't d \l h t - h own 0 awson .• ",t t e tune of the cluslOn IS hkewlse marked by a IIC0n 00 •••••••••••••• • ••••••• • • m e pOSI .lons m w IC ley were milling IStrI~, ~ ~nh ana a. ~~ eXll t I s. a u cdaojtn~Yffw e~ discovery, claim No. 7 was being number of cooling cracks . The treat,.. Sulphur .......... __ .. . __ .,,~. __ 0.002 discovered in the earliest stages o J Th fi f aVtOh u c t'\ e I p a ~thlS vlewt:e t a th 11: eren f worked under the terms of a lease Rlent of the polished slice failed to Pl1osphon18 .. ... . .. .. .. . , ... . .. 0.194 deposition of the "white-chllinnel" e rst 0 ese me eo1'1 e~ was ang es WI l'espec 0 e Ine 0 d d ' . . . . M h ". . " Id' 1901' f tI l' .. tI d'ff t I d It t- an a Ispute arose over the owner- develop' any etch fio-ures properly so anganese .... . ... 0" """"" none gravels. T ese whIte-alIa'lInel b oun In N 6' 1n l .one 0 G ' ·le sl uhlCe I ~lslOnb ' t 16 Il~rh ent s ld a eds 8 k · erna ship of the meteorite. An agreement called . . There wa s " developed how- Crabon ... ... ... .. ....... . . ..... 0.015 gravels, according to Mr. McCon- oxes on o. c aim on ay gu c - , mg e ween Ig an ar gray. fte . ff ' . . 'Ch i ' 0002" . latitude 630 54' N. longitude 139 0 16' Ion' one portion of t he plate there was a . r a tIme e ecte~,. by walc h ever, ~ peculIar chatoyant. effect rom um .. , ........... ... .. ,... nell s .estImate, ~ate back. to . ~1.1O- W d bt ·.l b tl G th" t k f Mr. Kast retamed posses~lOn and he which IS to be seen · by holdmg the Copper .. ........ . c ,··· ........ ,. none cene time at least. The plobal)!btl' .-an was 0 alneu y le eo- appears a very III zlgzag S rea 0 ft d h'b' . . . ' . 200 ' . . l . 1 S f J B T II '1 I 't b t h' I a erwar ex I Ited the speCImen at plate at different. angles to the line Nlckel ......... , .. . ... ... . . _., .·.18. IS, therefore, that these two 1I1eleor- . ogl~a . ur.vey , ~on~oo6 G yr~ch'l~ .s~tver-~\\ ~e tUtsa~~e 'dav~~g ~Ithc Alaska-Yukon-PacifiG exposition of vision. Thus when the plate io Cobalt ......... . ..... ..... .... .. 0.910 ' ites, like the gravel deposils in mmmg enbgme . er, lny t'l a d y . gu c, rhIg h ~neda . Ibc tf uls re I' . e I en ) y °t at Seattle, Wash., U .S.A., in 1909, held in one position certain portions Iron . .. , ..... ... ..... .. .. ,. , .... 80.650 I! which ' they were embedded dat{) as may e seen rom le lagram, I w IC IS OU . U . n some respec s h 't ' . . .' l' d -enters Eldorado creek from the east,.. it resembles schreibersite, but is were I was secured for the mu- ~ppear quite da rk while . the remall~---backt()PlIocene time at ea~t an d t . t · l'ttl I.tl 1 po e- ate d e f co seum of the geologICal ~urvev by the mg portIOns appear brIght, but If . 99.97f.l tht, thclr actual desccnt anlf'datcs t Whal' a 'la P?H1 "d' I · t e l~ore L an! h s~ess t"h a . gre r egl'!:th 0 h ' .. late R. L. Broadbent. .- the plate bc rotated through an The specific gTavity as determined · even thio period. ree mI es III a ll'ec !!le a lve eSlon an IS common WI sc rel- . I th . t" f tl I tt ·tl · B b 't This iron was encountered in angle of between 50 and 60 degree. s, by the author was found to be 7.561. . Conclusion . e Junc IOn 0 le a er WI 1 0- ersl e. . '., ., I . nanza creek, or a little less than 13" When examined under a moderate I whIte c~annel gravels 65 feet below ihe eye of the. observer. belll~ ~ept 1ll Geological History While the evidence may not h( eu- :miles in a south-southeasterly direc-I power of the micro~cope in. a direc- I the 'surface of the ground and be-I the same pOSItIOn,. the poSItIons of The country in which Gay gulch i tirely conclusive there is much to tion from the town of Dawson. tion normal to its plane the plate' tween two and thre.e feet above b~u· these dark and light portIOns be- and Skookum meteorite. s were found 1 support t he theory that the5e two H ere, as on other gulche~ in the dis-I pres6l1ts a fine microgranular ground- I rock .. o-ln form It. was, . roughly I come rev~rsed, that I: to s~y, what I has been geologically sur~e~ed by ! meteori.tes are individuals belonging trict, the gravels-white channel I mass broken by abundant narrow speakm", a block varymg Ill. thlck- ~ was dar.k III the fir"t POSltlO~. be- R. G. McConnell, deputy 11lImster of I to a smgle shower. That the ~' ('an .gravels-lying on bedrock wcre b~J ~rough-like pittings, generally taper- ness fron~ thr:,e to el~ht c:ntunete:s, com ,es light. III . :h e. second POSltIO Il ., mines, C~nada, :whose report thereon i be detached fragments of a ~ingle ing washed for gold, and the specI-1 mg at each e:ld: Over most of the !nd exhlbItllle. an ll~egular peota- Thl,. pr~pe~t: 1'" cle~rly ~ue to a l IS to be found m the annual, report mnss TeHchmg the earth as suc·lt men must, therefore; have been lying plate these plttmgs are seen to be "onal, outlme; It measured 29 ce?-tt- defimte cly~tallogl 'iphlC. arrangement, of the geologIcal survey of vanada, seems out of the question; a glaucp either in contact with bedrock or at disposed with more or less regular- mc.ters 111 length by 23 1Il WIdth and and IS strongly ~uggestIve of octahe- volue XIV ., 1901, part B. In this at the diagram will show that fin)' .the most not more than two or three ity along th ree directions; these fea- I weIghted . 15.88 ktlogrammes. It was. dral tWlIlnmg. I report Mr. McConnell devotes consid- natural movements to whi ch they feet above it. Emphasis is laid upon photomicrograph. . Near the . z:gzvg I charactenzed by a n~mber of broad Under moderate powers ~f the mi- I er~~le attention to. the character and I have been subj ected sinee . rea ching this fact here as it has an important tures . are clearly . Illustrated III the i and shallow depre:;slons, . one ~f croscope the etched. pla~ IS seen to 01'l?,1Il of the aU~'Ifero~s ~ra~els for I ' the earth wouldI' tend to brmg them bearing on the discussion, to follow IllclusIOn to which reference has 1 whIch ha:I a breda~h of 21 centl- vary III charaeter 1ll different por- which the Klond1ke d1'stnct 1S fam- nearer together. On the oiher hand, , later: on the probable geologic age been made the pittings exhibit no i meters ~Ith a maxImum deptb of I tions. Near the inclusion of troilite, ous; these he classifies as low-level I an examination of the contouro as .of the meteorites under considera- regular arrangement and their forms I two. centImeters. These depressIOlls with w~ich is asso.ciated the white gravels, gl:avels of intermediate ~ev- I outlined. on. the .diagram will shaw .tion. are not clearly defined as are those were f~rt~er marked by abundant umdentlfied metalliC substance to eis, and high-level gravels, tRe hlgh- that it IS highly Imrpobable that the The Gay gulch iron, prpvion :, to Ion the rest of the plate. I small PlttlllgS. PortIOns of the sur-I whi ch attention has already been levpl grav p.Is being the oldest. These distance between the points of con- the removl:l1 of a small end piece. Wh en viewed obliquely the p~ttihgs face h.ad a glossy appearance a p - 1 called , it pres~nts only a m!cl'~g~anu~ h!g~-leve.1 gra~els are further s~b-. -tact c~uld have. been greater than weighed 483 l:'rammes. It showed are seen to be bounded bv thm en- I proachlllg that of a newly fallen liar structure III which the llldlVldURI! dIVided mto rIver gravels .and white ten mtles an Illterval which has unmistakable evidence of having velopes of a silver-whik metallic ! meteorite, but on close examination , grain:; are barely discernible. Near channel gravels, the latter being the been greati y exceeded in the case of· been subjected to a~trition with substance. The same substance also I this was foun~ .to be due to polish-: the larger troilite inclusions the ra I older. The term "white channel" some observed showers .. The strong­ ,other substances and there were n o shows innumerous point.s; and Img of. an OXIdized ~urface by COII- , is still presented the same micro- is a miners' designation given to est evidence of the identity of the sign::; of the pittings to be observed r~ .rely in lathlike form~, o~er por- li tact With the materIals makl,n g up . granular structure, but the plate i~ tlie gravels by re~so~ Of. their ap- two. meteorites rests, however, Wit~1 'on meteorites of recent fall. The tlOns of the plate. Its IdentIty can- the g~avels . The .general ~ur~ace ; marked by an abundance of small' pearance and dIstrIbutIOn. The theIr general structure and compOSI­ surface was covered with a thin I not be determined witl'!: accuracy, I color IS d,~~k brown to bro~lllSh- : pitting3, some nearly circular in out- " white channel" gravels are ancien'. tion. They both ' belong to a co m­ 'scaly crust of rusty materials. On I but it is probably referable to lamp- I bl~ck and 18 due to. the coatmg of , line, ~ome narrow . ~nd elo.ngat~q, creek deposits ~arying from a few p.aratively ~imited series. of nickel- .. one portion of the surfa~ a naturali rite. ' . .. . oXld~zed matenal whIch encru,ts the , and stIli others. sh?wmg no defilllte f~et to l~, feet III depth.. They con- ~Ich meteontes. Of 215 Iron meteor- .etching has been produced forming I The general dIstrIbut IOn of these speCImen. . I (orm and all distributed apparently Sist of a. compact matrix of small, Ites whose analyses are ·quotep, by . a network of coarse rhombohedral pittings along direction3 parallel This iron has recently been sliced, . with regard to no defipite system of clear, little-worn and often sharply Farrington (analyses of Iron Me- figures. An average sized figure with the faces of the octahedron is pelished, and etched by the Foote ! arrangement. Distant from the angular grains of quartz pebbles, 'teorites, compil d and classified, measures three centimeters in lengt.h strongly suggestive of an octahedral Mineral company, Philadephia, 1 a., ~ troilite inclusions the etched plate and rounded sub-angtilarand wedge- Field Columbian Museum, Chicago, , by two centimeters in width. These structure for this iron . If this iron to w~o~ the writer is indebted for i presents the same ~i.crogranular shaped quar:z bo.ulders often two or Vo!. 3, No. 5) only 58 showed nickel­ figures are not in evidence on an should eventually prove to be an permission to use the photographs of l ' structure marked by plttmgs of the three feet m dIameter. Flat and cobalt contents of 10 per cent. or artificial. ly polished and etched sur- octah,edrite it is ' remarkable for the qne ~f the etched plates. The slic- same kind as those observed in prox- sub-angular pebbles of sericite over. The difference of 4.08 Per cent. face except at one point where the! high percentage of nickel which it I ing ~evealed the prese.np~ of a ' num-I imity to the troilte, ' but 'here " the schist, ' the principal rock of t~e dis- is not greater than that sometimes , etching shows to a depth of two I contains as indicated' by a partial ber of inclusions . .of troilite, most. of I pitting's displa¥ some tendency to J trict, are also present, but in much found to exist between the nickel­ '\ millimeters fro!ll th~ ~dge. It would I anal~sis C?nducted in the laboratory w.hich ~ere Quite .round and. o! sqIaL ' I' a~ra~~ theIIlselves . in well defined small~r numbers tha.n the quartz cobalt contents of different parts of' ,seem as if tne Ol'lgl.Oal mass had of the mmes branch of the depart- dlmenslon.&-Qne to five mlllImeters dIrectIOns parallel wlth the faces of constItuents. The schist pebbles are the same IDaSS . r J I , I " . DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. - ~h.~0.~.0~~.~.~0.0.0.~0.0.0. ; .0~0.~~~.~.~~_~0.~' . " ~ ~ ~ i . Vncle Sam's, State Planning Task I ~ , . ~ . ..' . • 0.0.0.0.0.0.~.0.0.0.0.~.0.0.~0.0.0.0.~®~.0.0.~.0.0~.0.®~.0.0.0B0~.0. Imagine a country possessing ,1110)'8 I American fl ag. Tt did not cven grant north to the interior the main line 1 th an 26000 miles or seacoast front- hel' a code of laws. From 1867 to would touch the NenanH, ( oH l field s, tge, tncl an area ap fll'oximutely one-, 1877 a col Jector of customs and s~me a great bed of lignite. sixth the size of the United States., troops werc the sole representatives Organized as thc . -\.laska Central, Imagine it, in point of popul11,tion of the government in the territory, th e company, partly through lack of and exploitation of resources in but amI th en th e troops were taken finan cial strength and partly through little better condition than the away. In .1884 a, governor, who had new and unexpected restrictive meas­ American colonies were in about no authority to govern, and a court ~res on th e part of the government. 1650. were provided. fell on evil days after ·about 72 milcs Imagine a situat.ion in whidl you, When the Klondike plaCel'S in the of roadbed had been constructed. as an engineer, were called upon to British Yukon, next door to interior It passed through trustee-ships, re­ go into that portion of the country Alaska, were discovered in 1896, a ceiverships, and a reorganization. In wbich would approximate in , size tide of immigration flowed . to the recent years it has been known as that portion of the United States ex- territory. In 1899 gold was di scov- th e Alaska Northern, wit.h the own­ tending on the seacoast from Port- ered in the beach sand! at Nome. ership vested in a group of Canadian land, Me., to Raleigh, N, C., and The rush continued. Capital came, banks, owners of the bonds issued ~xtending back into the interior to too, Without waiting for land to the extent of between $4,000,000 cover Detroit, Cleveland, Louisville, grants or subsidies, railway co m- and $5,000,000 that furni sh ed the Pittsburgh and West Virginia, for panies were formed:md began the capital to do the construction work. the purpose of planning the future construction of transportation line~. For several years the only operation commercial, agricultural, and in- The federal land laws were extended h as been , sending a gasoline car over dustrial development particularly of to Alaska. the line as far as Mile 45 once or the region named and potentially of Just at this time tIlere grew up a twice a week. :It much larger contiguous region. sentiment in the country that the In 1912, by authority of congress, Imagine all this and you will have nation in the past had heen too lib- President Taft sent a commission of some idea of what Uncle Sam is at- eral in offering capital premiums for engineers to Alaska to-report on rail­ ie .~pting to do i,his summer in developing new countries. The old way n eeds. This commission con- - - TELEPHONE 74-W POSTOFF ICE BOX 806 COMPLETELY REMODELED AND ELEGANTLY FURNISHED THROUGHOUT-EVERY MOERN CONVENIENCE FOR THE COMFORT OF GUESTS Ponzo & rIcLean, Proprietors Hot-Air Heati ng System, Electric Lights, Baths, Telephones, Reception Room, Etc. Reasonable Rates to Tourist s, Commercia l Men and Permanent Guests. I n t he Heart of Dawson. Taxi a nd Auto Service in Connection Finely Appointed Bar THE CHOICEST STOCK OF Wl NES AND -LI QUORS IN THE NO RTH Where t he Famous Davis' p rClmoter and Davis' Extra P rimeros-Supe riores Cigars Are Sold. Absolutely Unequaled for Thei r Fragrance a nd Quality WHERE THE PROSPECTOR F INDS COMFORT AND REST Dining Room in Connection Thi rd Avenu e, Near Queen Street, Dawson, Y. T. J.O.PONZO R. ncLEAN Alaska. policy of liberal land laws and land sisted of Major Jay J. Morrow, corps ••• grm~_~h~to~m~mm~~ M~~~ &li~ ~~ M~; ~ •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• ~ On the face of things, all Uncle oly. Great political controversies Dr. Alfred H . Brooks, who, for many _ o ____ zsc __ _ Sarn is direct.ly charged with doing waged on the subject, intensified by years, hlls been in charge of all A is1 • is to construct a railway line from the fact that extraordinarily rich Alaska \'fork for the Unit-ed States mines. great mineral output + ... -_._._ ••• __ ............ _ .......... _.- . .. ............. _ ........... -._ .... _ . .... _.- ..... --_ ... ,- .. __ .... .,.,.. the Pacific seacoast to the interior coal beds had been discovered and geological survey; Leonard M. Cox, promised. , f (If opening up the coal and metal feared that these would fall into the and Culin M. Ingersoll, builder of around the corner of the Kenai 'O'ln- ; t waterways of Alaska for the purpose claimed by private per son s. It was', civil engineer, United States navy, But the big work is being d(·n'~ i G US LE PA RT mines and the agricultural resources. h d . . I th W 'I]' b b 'd th insula. ' Observe on the map a. spot • t . an s · of transportatIon compallles. e I lams urg n ge over e t r But the task in r, eality is much By executive order the e:JI:isting I Hudson and of ot.her notable works. called Ship creek on Knik a:'m, • t greater than thllt. land laws were suspended . Congress This commission recommended which, like Turnagain arm to., t1-:!e f-r t I th' d d a ld generation 1 d 'd . south is an opemng out of vook NEW AN D SECOND HAND n IS mo ern ay 1 neg ecte to provl e any n ew ones. building 313 miles from Chitina, on 'h' k ' th \' , r t • progressive municipalities hire city- An impasse existed. Huge areas of th e Copper River & Northw estern, inlet. S lp cree ' I~ . e 1V1~ lej~ t F t" 1 · - t make over I d 'thd d d' t · . . I place I'n . • laska for It IS the liea - , : • t p annmg el1gmeers . 0 . ' an were WI rawn an ma e m 0 to Fall'banks, the capital of the ITI- . ": , '. . . i. . urn I U ' re thei r cit.ies, obo group advantageously federal reservations . terior; 38 miles hom the Copper quarters of bUlldl!lg actiVIty. . , . f civic structures d , to prdovidt e h for pabrl~s Development ceased . Population River & Northwestern to the Bering I Between Ship ch reek I and d MIlfe t 7 h " ! . and playgroun s, an 0 er pu IC halted. Then spurred by the ad- I River coal fields ' 115 miles from the the present nort er y , en 0 . e ! neceesities. H ere is an instance ministration 'which realized the i northern end .of the Alaska Northern Alaska Northern, is . ~5 miles .of t where Uncle Sam, fOr the first time need, congress in February, 1914, I up the Susitna;_ .38 miles from this rough country over which tho raI]~ in his life, is engaged on a gigan:tic enacted a law for the construction of latter trunk to the Matanuska coal are yet to be laid. No atterupt Wil. . state-planning engineering problem. a government system of railroads in fields; a.nd a branch to th e Kusko- be made to build these 45 miles thi~ i Transportation is the key to a the territory and follQwed this by a kwim, 229 miles. year. Next year that work ",ill b8 country's physical development, In , companion law providing for the. Following out these recommendu- done. BOUGH~ SOLD OR EXCHA NG ED UPHOLSTER I NG IN ALL ITS BRANCHES Mattresses Repaired and Made to Order Some Extra Pi, ne Quality Ne,v Tapestries and Upholstering Cloth in Stock CORNER FIRST AVENUE J\ND PR INCESS STREET : making his new railroad Uncle Sam leasing of coal lands. Already the tions neC€ssarily would entail either But Ship creek has a good l].i1.'l»)r has to peer far i,nt() the future and ' results are becoming apparent. buying, leasing, or making ,a t. raffic and great steamships ca'rying !'Up determine where great cities are to Al.aska is awakening. agreement with the two existing rail- plies and building materi,ll can land be built, where smaller cities are to The government is doing that .ways, the Copper River & North- there in summer quite as well as 'be located, where farms shall be which it would n.ot let private capi- west-em and the Alaska Northern. they can at Seward. So, instead of established. tal d~. No longer is it a dog in a Lt' 1 . 1 t' th ' d pushing construction on from the as year s egls a Ion au onze N h H e ·must determine . where on the manger" the president to create a system of present end of the Alaska ort ern, •••••••• I . ... - .............. ~.-.. -........... ---- -. -......... -.-.... t 1 · h th '1 a d water Examme the map of Alaska and I · . 0 structl'on I 'S to start north at cqas me, \'f ere e ral n . . rallways m Alaska at a cost not to n ew c n . transportation meet shall be built· you Will note that, stretchmg along d $35000000 d 1 ft h ' once from Ship creek . l!'!E"""==='~"""'==="""'===~===".,===::.. __ .... ______ .. . ' . I P 'fi t f · t ' excee " an e un en- /' up the wholesale Jobbmg and man- tIe aC! c seaCOas Ion age IS a t' 1ft th d H' fi 't The chief reason fQr that is a de- .......... _ .......... , ••• • •• _--. • •••• ' .......... . ~~tt~~t~;~e~c~r~~f:;ce~::t~a:~~!~vai: :::: by~~!~~5!tw~~~:t~!:J:~t~~~~~~: ~~:~: w:::~::~;~~~~::c:~~m~~!~n :~~ . :~o~ t,~s r:Oc!i~~~~ ~a~:nd~~~; ~~a~ d:Wls 1 4 '1., . M ill col m Mc ' LiI re n I pu 0 WOl , were . truled exammatlOn of the ground. paymg between S IX an seven 0- brought most economically into con- amounds ID harbors, and harbors of Th' . . . ted f W C I r ton to transport th e coal for , 'fi t ·bTt· f more IS commiSSion consls 0 . . a ,S a . , tact with the ore that needs smeltmg magm cen POSSI I lies, aT . Edes of California who 'for 25 its Pacific coast ships from Virginia l' th d I IT entof smelting harbors than are to be found on the' " .. h t. th .. 1 t I d t or , e eve op J Atlantic or Pacific coasts of the years, was engaged in loca~mg rall- por~s t roug·r et chana 00fc.oall pe- t - , ' . owns. . h roads for the Southern P aCific Cen- pOSits on the wes s ore. . a a- 1- These 'are hings that must not be Umted States PE?per· cl But. w en o~l:l tl'al Pacific and 8:mta F e . 'Lieut,. cific coast coals tested, the Mata- 1 nl · tl I comes to examIne oser one WI . , , . '. 1 A 1 tb t left to hazard. , Alaska'lu Ike le find that few of these harbors ar, e so then general superintenden t of the nuska IS tne O~fiY "t?a a comes older West, IS not to be eft to grow 't t d t d f 'bl Fredenc 1 , Meal'S cavalry USA up to navy spec I ca Ions. f . 1 SI ua e as 0 comman a eaS! e '.' ' : '." ft' I M t k ' T opsy-hke. After years of neg ect, t b k tl I tl t' Panama rmlway and steamshlp lines As the crow les, t le a anus a the federal ' government has deter- ·~ou: t a~1 lroug 1 I le f mou~ all~. and Thomas Riggs J~. of Washing: field s ' lie about 75 miles northeast · mined to nurse the potential state n tach' b 1ere are.lob n j y oudr t aCI c f ton, D. C., then in cha rge of sur- of Ship creek. Ship creek is on the I' , d tte t" coas ar ors aV81 a e, an wo o . ' . d' I' f th . t d S 't 'WIth a care an a n Ion lt never I th 1 ted b veymg for thiS government, the uect m e 0 e proJec e USI na lavished upon the older territories. ~ste, ong 'lago jwle\'e pre I-t em p f .Y boundary line between Aiaska and valley trunk line. Thirty-seven miles t . . 1 f th fi texIs mg ral roac ll1es. IS a all I . t d l' b 1 '11 It has grIpped firm y, or e I's. ' h h . Canada. up t lat proJec e me a ranc 1 ~I time in history, the parental reins ~r~~~mpt~o~ \ at 1 ! :~e PIO;eet The commission, with 13 engineer- be diverted to proceed east 38 mIles 1 and proposes to guide Alaska to her u~nlers onle ~teas:l eCbrea:s w~~'~o~gh ' ing parties and some 300 employes, to the coal fields. i destiny, not to permit her to pass h y .' lb'" , t 't spent last summer in Alaska and All the construction work to ~e i through a Huck Finn youth . t e t modu,ntacltn. toalltll€lI ~~ PnourThlaSt surveyed a total of 1,795 111iles of attempted this year will be on tOIS l' , . . \ wa el'S Ire m e Q~a . 75 '1 It is expected that about Ala-ska was the filst extra-tern- , is the ' Copper river. From Cordova, possible railroad. On its fin al report m~ ea. . . . I torial possession to be acquired by 't th Y C· R ' & to the president the latter, on April 40 rl1Jles WIll be fimshe!=l thiS year, f . . near I s mou ,t le opper Iver , d tl t ea ly in 1917 coal from the the Umted States. ThiS government Northwestern , railway owns a line 10, announced his purchase of ll the an IU r . , bought the region from Russia in ' . . '1 1 h If Alaska Northern railway for the bar- Matanuska Will be commg .out. 1867 f $7 200 000 ·h d th fo of operatll1g road ]96 ml es ong, a Then there will be two ports at Or , , cas, an en r- of the distance being ~p the Copper gain price of $1,150,000 his decision . . h' l ' got all about the purchase. Years· d h If th ' Ch T to build up the Susitna valley to which ships may receive t IS coa : f 1 .. . ... flver an a up e I ma, a one at Ship creek for seven months ater H awall, the Phlhppmes, and tributary the northerly terminus be- Fairbanks, and his selection of. " P t R' bA ' , . S d ' h m the year savmg 117 mIles of a .or 0 ICO ecame men can pos- ing at Kennicott, the, seat of the ewar as t e seacoast terminal of. ' d 'd ' 8 d' ~ sessions were promptly equipped f B . M' the trunk line. The total length of rml haul to Sewar ,an ewar. 1ll , , amous onanza copper mme. me . t t' 4 with full governmental machinery, and railroad are owned bv the the line, including the 38-mile wm er Ime. , • t t d k · dl . d d J To handle all of thIS work, the , rea e m y, encourage, an Alaska syndicate, controlled by the branch to the Matanuska coal fields, 1 k ' pampered. Alaska remained the red- G J ' f' 'I f . . d will be 471 miles, and the total esti- government has recast the A as an . . , uggen lelm amI y 0 mmmg an en ineering commis'sion which did headed step-chJld m the group. smelting operators and the ballking mated cost is $26,800,000, g. Uncle Sam could not make up his fi f J P M~ & Co The Nothing wa's sal 'd I'n the officl 'al the surveym g last year. In that su~- . . . rm.o . . rgan . ve in each of the three members mmd what to d.o WIth her. railr.oad is operated practically ·as a znnouncement about operations in y g , . b . . .. had equal authonty. Profitmg y For nine years, rich almost beyond plant faCIlity for the mme. ThIrty- the Dopper river, alt hough it is th • . n es in constructing t he . . t· o ' t I . 1 '1 t 'h t f't k th t h Al k S d' e expene c Imagma ,1 n m na: ura resQ urces· , elg lt ml ~s. 0 c e ea.s o. I , near nown ate as a yn ' Icate of- P ana'ma canal, the government, in Alaska has been practically at a the coast, he the Bermg River coal fered to sell the Copper River & 1 f th' h dopted a single- . t d t 'll Hi t' f b d C R' .. N h pace 0 IS as a s an S I. . er popu a Ion or seven e s,. The o,:,per Ive~ r~gl.on J' ort western road to the govern- headed iorm 'Of executive. Mr. Edes years has remained at the old figure heaVily mmeralIzed, but IS h~tle de- ment at its "appraised physical val- has been made chairman of the of 65,000, of whom some 30,000. are Yeloped for need of branch rallroads. uation." It has later developed, ,. ,'th L 'e tenant Mears . T' . 1 b commiSSIOn, \\1 I .U natIves. hIS nvel' vaJley can a SQ e however, that the government is and Mr. Riggs acting largely under All Kind8 of VEGETABLES, and 1'\ FARM PRODUCTS Delivery Wagon Constantly Serv= ing HUNKER, SULPHUR DOrUNION and Other Creeks Orders Filled in Any Quantity Office, First Av., Dawson, near Oandolfo'.s Point Farm at Su;;nydale I I I f. . a_. , .. I-._ ..... ~ She has not been wholly idle, how- reached from 'Yaldez, anoth.er sea- nDW making a survey from the Cop- his direction . Chairman Edes has ever. Since she was purchased she port, by traversmg a mountau 'l; pass. per River & Northwestern to the established his headquarters at Sew­ has produced wealth aggregating Somethmg more than ~ mlle~ to Bering River coal fields, 38 miles, ard, Lieutenant Mears is in personal $500,000,000. More than 4O i tons of the wes.tward. of the Copper rIver and is · also surveyillg another pos- charge of the work out of Sh:p pure gold' is one item in this prod- tt~e '~U teSlt.na nv;r flo~.s d?~n ~Ol~ ~?le line l28fi mldil€S frohm the Bering creek, and Mr. Riggs is completing uct. Her fisheries are now produc- . e m nor an emp leS m 0 ~o Iver coa e s to t e seacoast ,at the location surveys in the interior. ing annually a product valued at l mlet, .anto a t r h l1l of thte l?cean WthI Ch f II CoTnht:ollfer b~Y'd' 'bl The general public interest in the from $16,OOf),~ ~ $20,000,000, Her runs . III . e co.as me wes 0 . I .S. act m Icates POSSI e larger building of this railroad is indicated annual contrIbutIOn to the wealth Kenal penmsu1a. But Cook mlet IS actIVitIes on the part .of. the govern- by the fact that even prior to t he ........... _. _.- ....... _._._ •• • • • • • • -' • • • • of the nation is a ~u~ four times not adn Iopenbl Pk ort 't all the ly~r ~entk tl~an merely bUl~dmg tc he o~e a~nouncement of the definite loca-==============:::::;==~==============~ greater· than the ongmal purchase I aroun: ce oc ·s I as a ru ,e III urun me up the S~sltna . oal IS tion the Alaskan engineering com- Do you wish the world were happy? year on account of the demoraliza- price. , the wmter mo. nths, though, smgu- n eeded for the smeltmg Of. the ores mission received more than 40,000 Then remember day by day tion that followed the outbreak of But her rllat development has not larly e.n~gh , S~~Jl\\~ o~n a]~ the l ~f. the ?opper h Ri~er region; why applications for employ m, ent, from Just scatter , seeds of kindness war in Europe. The outp~t for 191p. yet be~u~ , pas\ Wlll r t ' h 'I t~re IS q~1 et~S r~ng ~t ,rom td e dlshtant d MaFtanuSka every part of the United States. As you pass along the way, will show a large increase. J.:ving m approximately the same muc Ice ere as 1ere 18 1TI e w en It IS rea y to an? urther, For the pleasures of the many The value of the total mineral pro- latitudes as the Scandinavian coun - Delaware river, and that would such development means the crea- May be ofttimes traced to one. duction of Alaska for 1914 is placed tries, Alaska is blessed, thanks to mean the services of an iC€~breaker tion of new towns and mining SOU RDOUGH 'S WARN I NG As the hand that 'plants an acorn, at $19,118,080. th'~ Japan current, with a eJimate to keep it open. camps, markets for the rich agricul- Shelters armies from the sun. that gives th e lie to her latitudes , At the toe of Kenai peninsula is a tural region in the Susitna which Do you wish the world were better? . Investigations by the department of commodious o.nd protected hurbor on the trunk is tD open. In an orderly Let rpe tell you what to do; agriculture indicate that the terri- Resurrection bay. On this harbor is ~cheme of development, towns and Set a watch upon your actions, INVESTMENT IN NORTH ALASKA'S GOLD YI ELD tory can support an agricultural built the town of Seward. named for settlements of an industrial charac- Keep them always straight md . In nQ country under the sun does. " _population of 10,000,000, and agricul- the statesman who brought about ter should come before the opening t rue. WASHINGTON, J uly 23.- Alaska's an investment yield the percentage ture ranks third in her resources. the purchase of Ala-ska. In 1902 of agricultural regions, for agricul- Rid your mind of selfish motives, \ gold production for 1914 was. valued of profit it does in Yukon. No other Were she populated now with only & group of w~stern capitalists formed I tural products withou t markets are Let your thoughts be clean an d at $15 764 250 according to figures country produces a commodity more the density 'with which Iceland is a company to build a railr.oad from not .highly desirable. h ' h ' , '-. marketable and of more sure and populil.ted, she would have three- this point up the length of the pen - In the meantime great is the ac- You c:! ~ake 11. ! " le Eden made public today by the United fixed V'aJue. Yukon's gold is not q, uarters .of million people. insula, around Turnagain arm-a tivity in the Susitna region. F irst Of t he sphere you occupy. States geological survey, This is m only marketa.ble, but sought every- If Ala~ka were a nearby foreign branch of QQok inlet-and up the off, the Alaska Northern, which hus increase of $' 562,950 over the produ'c- where. Crops may be ruined by country, with such possibilities of Susitna valley to the interior, with been permitted to degenerate .into Do you wish' t h,; -Id were wicerf tion of 1913. heat, frost, flood, or fire-but Yu- . growth and future trade, this gov- a branch westw ard through t.he Kus-I two streaks of rust and a jungle- Well, suppose "," make a start, The production, of copper was 21,- kon's chief product stands the test ernment would strain itself to se- kokwim valley. Also it was pro- grown right of way, is being put in By accumulati J " ' }om 450,628 pounds as against 23,423,070 of all these. Reinvestment in Yu- cure that trade for the benefit of posed to send a branch eastward J shape. By early August it will Dc In the scrap·!' your heart; pounds in 1913. The decrease in the kon. is a safe venture for anyone. American industries. from the Susitna valley 38 miles to operating to Mile 45. Hundreds of Do not waste () , ' on folly, copper production was due to the - __ I, Congress gave no heed whatever the Matanuska. co~l fields, a. huge I gol~ and copper " Pl,'ospects" ~n tl~.:l l . iJ.ive to learn . 'earn to Jive, fact that several properties were I Wh.en a house is on . e rresence of I to Alaska for th e first seventeen deposit of bituminous admIrably I regIOn, now that transportatlOll :~ If you want h "Ien knowledge closed down or curtailed. their output mnid is often more vaulabIe than ,I years of her ' cxistence und er the, suited for naval uses. ~n ihc strikc jassured, are being developed intol' You must get ~, 'e you give. during the last few months .. of the . fire.escape. tI·"J/)WiJ /' DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY. AUGUST 17, 1915. ·,~~~~~~~.~~~.~.0.~.~~~0.~~0.~~0.0.~0.0.0.0.0.~~~~ Vol atile matter 4l.0 beds , occurring from top to bottomr Net profit. 1,351 ,402 170,020 247,938 i · Fixed carbon (by differ- of the section. De[H"ecia "' , &- n' JU e ' ~A. S,·JtcJer IiiI ence) 385 Three samples . of these lignites ' tion 250,!J53 25,451 81,153 .y U 1\:.0 .s J "" '-ItI' .. The rocks'~; ' ~~.~ . ~~~~ .. ~iver' coal were taken. No. A is an average Dividends. 1,100,000 144,400 162,180 , C. M 7) • • f area resemble those along Shee p surface sample of four feet six "Alaska Treadwel1 paid dividends ,. amp In a;yo t.l'trlct· h . t inches of lignite exposed near the of 22 per cent. for the year, whicb , creek, except that at t e pom s . head of the left fork of Burwash aws the same as in 1913; Alaska Mex- · i where sections ,.are best exposed and - 'd 16 0 ' '\ creek. Neither top nor bottom of lcan pal per cent. against 20 per • . . were examined, no tuft beds were tit l'r th Al k ~.6_A_A._~~ .. . A ... _~~~~~~_~ .. ~~ .. 4~~~~~A~~._.__ d'h h d' t ' TI ili~ H am ~s soon, ilie ~p hM~g ~n. ~ y~~ Wile e u u ~ ~~' ' ~.",...~..,....~'" ~.""..'" ~~~,..,.~w.~'" notice Wit t e se linen s. le been removed by erosion, and the United cut its rate from 46 to 18 The Mining and Scientific Press of snow began to melt 59 tons of- ore shoot-about 30 feet wide-now beillg . beds of this , area include mainly bottom not being accessible owing , to per cent. worked, has been disclosed. loosely Or only partly consolidated its frozen condition. No. B is an "At the end of 1914 the Alaska .July 24 says: Silver-lead ore is be- was piled at the landing to await black and gray'ish shales and clays, , average surface sample of a seam Treadwel. l reported 7,159,253 tons of ing mined in the Yukon. Last, week spring and the "break-up.' After and yellowish to grayish sands and . four foot. five inches in thickness, ore In reserve, against 6,093,308 tons we mentioned the fact of a ship- being freighted down the Stewart ................. conglomerates, which include occa- 'which W81S exposed near the top of at the end of 1913, the value per ton ment of such ·ore having arrived river, the ore was carried up the • • sional intercalated seams of lignite. the huge amphitheater on the sub- being $2.48, against $267. The yield here, for treat ment at the Selby • COAL OF SOUTHERN • Fossil plants were collected from the f th T d 11 d . Yukon to Whitehorse, over the T tributary of Duke river. No. C is rom e rea we pro uctlOn last s me lter. In the present issue we • YU KON ERRITORY. bed! of this area, and from those d d t "'260 f $266 ' White pass by railroad, and down an aver· a.ge of -a number of pieces Of year roppe 0 ",. rom - per publish a short account. of the find, the Pacific coast to Vancouver,. • along She~p creek; these after a lignite from one to three feet in ton, which, however wa s more t.h~ll as described by D. Saunders. In the where it was again trans-shipped. }i'rom Dominion report by Dr. D. preliminary examination have been diameter from a seam at least three offset by lowering in' costs fro~n $1.21 .sulllmary rep ~rt of the department D. Cairnes: Measures containing forwarded to a specialist for more . 1914 t $1' 08 Th M . v The ore. eventually landeuat the ' feet in thickness outcropping in the In 0. . e eXlCan com- Qf ml 'nes, for 1913, it is stited that valuable seams of coal have for a -tlefinite determination. . They are, . , smelter at Trail, British Columbia, amPbitheater. Owing to excessive pany's yield was ' $2.18 per tOll, corn- «Galena creek, a t . ributary of the number' of years been known' to be however, known to be of Tertiary cl 'tl $') l~' h l' .. somewhat travel-stained and worn, weathering it was not fp.llsi hl· e to pare WI 1 . w . " 111 t e ·precce Ing McQuesten river, 11 miles off the but still able to fetch the welcome somewhat extensively developed in age and they appear to indicate that strip this seam for a more satisfac-. year, with operating costs $1.45 per road to Dutch gulch, was visited as southea.stern Yukon. mainly in three the beds from which t'hey were ob- It · . 13 Tt M' returns of $269 per ton. (Some of it 1 I ' tory sample. These 'samples have on, aga,lllst $. 9. le eXI CH n t h e result of a reported find of a oca ities - Tantallus, Blraeburn-Ky- tained, belong to the Kenai series I came to the Selby smelter, San k d h been assayed by the mines branch I company sore rCSerVp.H . were t le rl 'cll argenti ferous galena vein. Re- nor ~,an Whi, te orse coal areas, which includes the oldest known li t t I f I Francisco.) of the department of mines, OUa \VB , I owes repor ec or sewra . veal's. ports were, to some cxten't, con- A shaft was then' sunk upon the all ' bOfdwhich hh ave .alredad y lbeben dhe- Terti ary sediment.'i in Yukon and and proved to contain: "The Alasl,a United aloo opemted .firmed by assav. s of samples sent by scn e somew at ][l etai y t e Alaska, and is generally referred to t h ' hI' vein to a depth of 100 feet and a ' t T t 1 I t d th l' A. B. C. a a Ig er avrrage eost t 'wn .Il1 tlw the ot\'llers to the territorial govern- wn e r . an a us coa area ex en SI e upper ~ocelle. l\c . t 10.2 11.2 9.8 preceding ·year. Its Orp. .. reserv~s cross-cut driven for 60 feet. To the I L d N d l' Id ' LOIS ure ....... . . . . . ' m ent assay office at Whitehol'ae." a ong ewes an or ens (10 The beds of the Duke River area A t - 9.1 5.4 1.6 sh .o\,-ed an inrcease ill 'ollu'.g", bu t lOO-foot level the vein maintains a ' B b K k 1 SI.. . . . . .. . . .. .. .. . " "' This refers obviously to the same flvers; rae urn- ynoc S coa area. are developed throughout a belt hav- V I t 'l tte 42.0 40.9 43.91 a fallin_1! off in valup .s. fairly uniform width of 24 inches Kl h k d H t b lo a l e ma I' .. ... . discovery, which has now become ;t c. rosses . us ~ cree an u Sling a width of from one to five Fixed carbon (by "A joint power f)lant h us been "et mine. The article b ... Mr. Saunders from wall to wall, dipping at an flver , tributaries of the Norden- miles. which extenda at least from J angle of 3" degrees tIle gel'leral k ' Id I I I difference) 38.7 42.5 44.7 up to supply electricity not only for ·tollo"'s ·. " , .. sw; and W,lite lor-se coal aren. ies Duke 1'1 ' vel' to ·'Ile Don)'ek, a dl· '. -- n ' k b 1 " .. the Alaska 'l'readwell. Al"ska A'Iexr- stn e eing Hort least. a few miles to the southwest of the tance of about 15 lUI ·les. Good sec- was staked by H . W. · M-oWhorVir At this depth a rich ore-shoot town of Whitehorse. tions of these rocks are exposed TREADWELL YI ELDS Alaska Juneau Gold Mining com- The silver discovery in the Yukon - I can and Alaska United, but for tile upon a creek that .be subsequently about 30 feet wide was followed Two smal1 areas of lignite-~eari[]g along the head of the left fork of NEARL Y $4,000,000 pally, controlled by the same in- named appropriately Galena. Galena down for another 60 feet, the ore- beds, occurring respectively on I Burwa sh creek. and along the left terests." creek i s a tributary of the north body rapidly becoming wider and Sheep creek al'l.d on Kimberly and bank of a tributary of Duke river. fork Of the McQuesten river; III the dip a little steeper, the galena 'l.'elluride cL'eek~ ~ Kluane mining 'At ·one point along this t,ributary fact, t.his part of the oountry might averaging 40 inches in width, with district, have been briefly described of Duke river a small sub-tributary be correctly de~cribed as the head- 12 inches of vein-filling carrying by Mr. M(;Connell. In addition, a has cut a huge. amphitheater about wa.ters of the McQuesten . Upon the pyrargyrite in abundance. Argentite coal field, which contains a number· 1,000 feet deep into these beds . and first tier of benches from the level ~f and stephanite in less proportions of valuable seams of lignite of good along the walls of this great natural the river there i~ ,. n arrow canyon. are also observed. Already ~,380 tons Quality, and is here designated the excavation. and ext-ending up the about 70 feet deep, offeriI!g all that of ore has been extracted (by single- "Duke River coal area," has re- sidehills above it, a section from .could be desired in the way of help jack work), sacked, and shipped to cently been discovered in the north- 1,200 to 1,500 feet in thfckness is to the prospector, revealing, as It the smelter. west corner of Kluane district. exposed. In this vicinity the 'sedi- .does, the formation splendidly. Development work is rapidly pro- The lignite-bearlng bed:;, which ments ha;ve been little ' disturbed, About 10 feet above the level of the ceeding in an endeavor ~ get occur along the upper portion of and are practically flat-lying. They creek, between a panging wall of enough ore in reserve to warrant Sheep creek, include mainly grayish are imperfectly consolidated, and .quartzite. and a foot-wall of mica the erection of. a reduction plant, sandstones and con"lomerate, gray weather very readily, so that at a 'schist (both walls being remarkably the ore being amenable ~ concen- to bla{Jk shales also'" occasionai beds short distance they resemble ordin­ well defined) four inehes of galena. tration either by oil-flotation or of tuff. These' b€ds include several ary unconsolidated Plei8tooene or showed in the Q Utcro{ in a more or water. The cost of development in seams of lignite of good quality, recent deposits. Overlying them at less decomposed conditioll. This, a new camp is always high, but the 'one of which is at least six feet in this poin~ are at least 500 feet of upon being assa.yed for silver, gave cost of transportation from a. remote thickness . An average sample taken lavas and tuffs of Tertiary or Pleisto­ high returns. An adit was immedi- place like the watershed of the Mc- across a seam, three feet thick, ex- cene age. ately eommenced and, upon driving Questen to the nearest lead sa;lelter posed in the lower or 80utheastAOlm These Tertiary Sediments where only a. few feet, 12 inches of galena can only be described as t-errific. end of thi" Shoop Crook area, was exposed in the amphitheater, in­ and considerable pyrargyrite was un- Some systematic and thoughtful analyzed by the mines branCh of elude at lea~ 12 sea.ms over 12 covered. Stoping operations were prospecting along the strike of the the department. of mines, Ottawa, inches in thickness, that contain in start.el;i, a trail was cut for 30 ' miles vein has been dQne on both side of and proiled to contain : the ··aggregd.te at leas1 30 feet and through gnarled' ·and stunted firs, the discovery claim, but up to the Per cent. probably nearly' 50 feet of lignite -Of . swamp, muskeg, and mosquitoes to time of wnting nothing worthy of Mois~ure.. . ............ 10.9 good quality_ The seams are dis- ~M6yo Landing and as soon as the note outside of the one rich small Ash . .. ........ , . . , .. ... , .. , 9.6 tributed irregularly throughout 1he The Treadwell properti es on Doug- las I sland produced a ~tal of $3,- "Will you let me off this ufter­ Be2,374 during the yeaI' 1914, accord- noon, sir?" a,~ked a clerk in a dr.J ing to reoorts published in the East. goods store; lIl y WIfe wants me to The profits were $1 ,769,360, and the be,~t some, carpets .. dividends paid $1,406,180. Couldn t pOSSIbly do it," said the The Boston News Bureau of July I boss 13 contains ~he following co ncerning rhe clerk turned joyfully to his the annual showing of the Treadwell work, saying : "Thank you, sir. properties. Thank · you a thousand times."- "Of the three operating gold prop- eries in Alaska controlled by the Bradley-MiIls interests. the Alaska Treadwell Gold Mining company was the only one to show greater profits in 1913 ·thlm in 1913. "The Treadwell company's profits were $1 ,351,402, against $1,223,437 in 1913 ; Alaska Mexican, $170,020, as against $171,797, ~nd the Alaska United, $247,938, against $385,065. "The operations of the three com­ panies in detail were as follows: 1914 Treadwell Mexican United Ore crushed " tons .... $ 9lO,280 $233,457 $485,314 Yield ..... 2,M7,561 009,023 965,790 Ladies Home Journal .. The art of life consi· sts in putting ourselves into the place of those we do not understand, a s well as of those who do not understand us.- Ivan Panin. When a fellow hugs a girl he doesn't always realize that his ef­ forts are gonig to waist. London Householder - Not ,nany people avyay ·holida.y-makillg in war times, I suppose, milkman? "Well:\ mum, you'd be sllrpri~e.:I; at leaat - five gallons of my cu!'­ ~mers were away last wook-end."- --- Puuch.. , .... , ....... , ";,,,j. \. / I· ., - , , • DAWSON DAILY NEWS~ TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1916. THE BANK OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA ESTABLISHED 1836 \ Incorporated by Royal Charter in 1840 PAID.UP CAPITAL RESERVE FUND • • • • • • • • $4,866,666.66 $3,017,333.33 Head Office, 5 Gracechurch Street, London, E. c., England Head Office in Canada: St. James St., Montreal, Que. · Gold Dust , Purchased. Collections Made and a General Banking Business Transacted Dawson Branch, Corner Second Avenue and Queen Street , E. O.FINLAISON, , Manager. I opportuni ty . Th,- sights on the var-I could make it or not. Notwith- 1 i?us IHkPs when they did start wr.s standing all the provisos I ('on­ lIke a large regatta. "Every klIld ,)f, eluded to take a chance, and was craft, in all shapes HIHl sizes, was l the only one among the number who. to b e ,;(;ell. applied who did. The steamer navi- The question for m e was, how to gated the variou s places and reH ched get "there" myself. The steamer DawBon safely, demonstrating to the I Ora had jU!;t been constructed and world that the Yukon was naviga.ble I was to leave for Dawson in a f,~w from Dawson to the present town of I days, so I made application for Whitehorse. It took us six daY5 to passage Bml was informed that if I make the trip from the 8hore~ of I wanted to take chances in getting Eennett lake to Dawson, caused by 11 " there" on her I could procure same the (~xtra time sp. ent in fixing up to for $75, meals extra at $2.5.0 each, run the ca n yon and rapids; also by ! .and sleep on 'the deck behmd th e the fact W P. had to stop and cut I boiler, with no guarantee that she wood for the boilers and to rest the ! would reach her de stination, as w e crew, quit.p a difference to the p res­ I would haye to. run Miles .canyon, ent-d ay travel on the palatial I WhItehorse rapId s, ThIrtynlll ? all'l steamers of the White Pass & Yukon ; other rapid waters. Up to that time route which have all the comforts i no steamboat had ever navigated and accommodations of outside , that part of the upper Yukon river, and come from Whitehorse to Daw­ I and , they did not know whether we son in 30 hOurs or less. Indian I I 1 Life Yukon Territory • 1n By ARTHUR C. FIELD Of the manners and customs of building, and snowshoe making are the Indians are they not written in taught. their primitive Jives ? No sacred pr It remai ns for all interested in the profane books exist whereby we may ... velfare of the Indian, and, indeeJ, extract the , origin of many curious, of humanity, to foster and _ , neO ;lr­ i fearsome 'SuperstitiollJS. It is not here age in every way possible the ~['!I_ ' intended to present any complete ac- tinued production of Indian nnl1;j­ count of the different religions and facture so that markets m~y b't other observances practiced by. most established for its sale. ' . natives, ,but simply to endeavor to portray certain features charac, ter- It is well known that, tourist3 on istic of the Yukon II,dians, in their their way down and up river have daily lives. First, in regard to hunt- expressed their appreciation and ing and fishing which ,are their chief pleasure whenever the boats, tie up at different places, where Indians pursuits. are gathered. At Carmacks an'd Sel­ Though using dogs to a. great ex- kirk are ?tores where moccasin." ~nt/or ~~Ckinlg din .sumIlle~ andt~or mItts, gauntlets, fur slippers anu the au rng e" e s m wm er, , ey like are for sale, and quick sale very ,rarely accompany their OW~ers i often resul t. Thpse visits of th 'J when the latter are actually huntrnlZ' I ' steamboats are howe e' 0 1 ' d !I. . d t h . d ,v I , n y 111.1. e - ~flve a . t e campmg groun, I when necessary. It may, therefore, tendS t~r\rtc~l~~, sprucet~OllghS c~t i he in order to suggest in ·the pnpp.r an IC y ar upon e . groun .. : , quarter that more frequent stoppages The campfire IS soon cracklmg, anl i be made, and thus both ple, asure andi , a pot of water drawn from a. near by I profit be combined. . , creek placed on it. Most of this pre- , In re ard 0 .. ' paratory work is done by the wo- ! g,. t moccaS Ill, slipper ,tlld ' men their lords and m~sters mean- ! mat makrng, not to mention the I whiJ~ enjoying the siesta dear to the ! ~allufactrue ?f birchwood ~a9"kcts . ; Indian soul, a'nd not unknown to his I \\ omen are equally a-s profiCIent ~ ;s 1 white confrere. Some distance from ! are the men m the arts alt ,a(l~r ! the camp in summer the younger i enume.rated. Much of the bead- l J folk will usually be found busily l' work IS no~. only very good, but re- d . bl' markablv tltsteful in desil:n In the : ~:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::;;:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::=:::=:::~~~~;:~::::::::::::::::::::====::::~~ engage In gam Ing. tl t" . - . , I gaun e mItts may be seen the • ~° termerlY, befdore th the. M t -v d entti0f ,til~ . heaQ. of a fish, spears, flowers and w I man an e ID ro uc on 0 ' other form s of intelligent imag'n'- calling to one another we all col- card-though the idea of obtaining ! t.ion. · I a orip Acro-r.t the Chi/coot.s In the Great Jtampede lecled together and dia a Marathon ' something for nothing is identical' in It s noteworthy that each tribe" from that evening until the following' both cases-the g~me was playe 'l is familiar with the manufacture of morning around a snowdrift, to keep as follows : . ~rticJes other than their own . Thus, from freezing. Arriving at noon at I A small pIece of wood was plac'),l m a cursory' examination, an Indian the summit, I there pitched a tent : on the ground, and covered, Iwxt to ' will tell you to what tribe a sled ' and opened for busines that day.! thi s a ' second cpver lies. Both ~r? even belongs, thou.gh these are more The gold seekers were just cam· I quickly lifted and replaced ... The (lb- and m.ore becominlr uniform in "hape . . .. .~®II~.~~~I~~~I$I"~.MI~"IH."~~IH.MI~~.~ mencing to arrive, after having com- ect IS to Ruess under whlcn cover and sIze. , ( By Arthur F . Engelhardt.) _ Yukon will remember, was 'an old had to hire a lighter for the pur- plet.ed getting' their outfits to t he I the piec~ of wooel lies: Ano~h~r and . The Indian is an apt leamer. For / Sca.Ies, which is a flat below the, much SImpler game IS the llOl3,ng m stance, he is skiful wit.h the ax, Afte t· I 'd nce of oal ca I'l'er' and had accomInoda pose In putting the goods ashore I f h " h d b h ' d th I r a con mua reSl e c r ' - . icy climb to the summit on the, Dye9. 0 'Somet Ing m one an e m Gl all( can lrenerally be depended on fourteen , years in the Yukon Terri- tions for about twenty passengerti, the tide rose so fast that large side. back, whIl e the othpr hand IS empty. to work well-for , a time at least. tory the longipg to see the cheechaco but the charterers accepted over 301) quantities were destroyed by sal.t Severn I days after thi s they were Prob! pm: Which hand is empty ? But the fr~e and independent life world took hold of me. I hiked to passengers. Bunks were provid ·~d water. However, we all landed I climbing. each with his pack weigh-I' or vIce versa. Th l? former grun'l /' IlVed . by hIS ancestors still mani- the outside la'st winter, taking a between decks, in addition to those safely. ing from 50 to 150 pound s. Among ,?sually presented before the adm , - fests Itself m hIS descendants, wh :» stage to' Whitehorse and rail from above the decks, and below were Upon looking up the customs col- them were a number of women , who lllg eyes of .the specta~r~ by an ch afe at '. restraint, or disciplin e, there to Skagway. The ease and carried ill the neighborhood of 200 lector, who was also on h I S way to did their share in packing g Jod s. ~dept, . who, lIke the medICIne J1J~'I , such. as IS reqUIred for work in­ luxury of present-day travel in thii', horses, 50 cattle and about 100 Tagish, he informed me that I had It was a sight never to be forgott~Jl, IS belr~ved ~o be III coluslOn w1th · volvmg some hours at a stretch. country brought back to me reminis- sheep, dogs and th e like. The ves'sel better wait until the spring of the the const ant stream of humanil,y t~e eVIl ~Plrlt, whereby power is In !;c?oOl the ch'hdren take readily cences of my early day, s as a cus- was slightly top-heavy, and , wh'!n year before going into busin ess, as climbing like a lot of ants, tom/ gIven ~o hIm. . to thelJ' lessons, and could their toms broker 'on the White pass ,and leaving Victoria, rocked consider- there ·was not much likelihood of morning until night. On the rig')t,1 POSSIbly the game pop~hrl:V parents be prevailed on to reduce , . ..Qhilcoot summits and ' other places ably. The report got out that she much goods getting over the passes., the PetersQn trail used for baullllg I kn~wn as the three.ca:d tnck IS the number of their hunting trips in' the Yukon and the modes of had turncd turtle, but, barring a n I therefore returned to Victoria and heavy pieces, V:as also a .sight denved from an I~dlan sourz "~'1 the time thus gained would be in­ tr, avel and living in the early d'tys. accident Or two, she arrived safe Iv remained until th e fol~owing Feb- never to be forgotten. Every )on-I Much contalCt WIth w~lte people. h'IS, valuable. Word baving arrived on th e out- at Skagway. Meals were served thr) ruary, leaving on the steamer Amur. trivance known to man was utilit .~d I however, almost. entIrely bams l~ 3d, Th~ Indians' love of music and 'side that gold had been discovered pastiengers in . wash ~ubs . Each ma~ She was so crowded with passengers to get the goods to the , top of tbe the above prImItIve methods, wh; ~h dancmg is well known, and many of in the Klondike and the large num- took a plate and dIpped the mUlh- 1 tbat over a hundred of us had to mountain. ' are ~uperseded, alas! by the modern t~eI? purchase gramophones and oer of people who were rushing gan out ; then sat wherever he could sleep on the fioor. On arrival in 0 th 't'd c playmg card. ,Poker and other vlolms. I n e OppOSI e ' SI e at ra'v el . k t' d ' h ' h th Th .. there with outfits that needed to be find a place. Skagway I made arrangements to I k l' k be ' k" games at u prac Ice , rn w IC e ey are a superstItIOUS p eople a e, a l e num r were tu -m~ I d ' h - be d h'l : . . ' passed through the customs, I co '1- On arrival in Skagw, ay the que~- have my outfit and tent moved to th . d t L ' d .J 1:' n lan ll.. come no mean ex- an W I e huntmg III the nelglibor- . . . err goo S 0 III emananCl , en· t Wh . h t h d f b ' . eluded to give up my busines8 in tion arose of how to land the hve- the summIt of the WhIte pass, where tt h r 'th d h • . " , ponen. en money IS S or , 00 0 ears usually do so m par- Victoria, B. C., 'and open an officr) stock. as there were no wharveii. the cu stoms had then opened an I ne, au I~g WI 1 OgS'd 0.", _8 , blankets and the like are put up and ties, when singing is indulged in to. at the then port of entry, TagiShl The captain had a box rigged ut · office, but my stay there was very o; en, th goa s'h lllU es d an . llla,ll played for, .and even personal adorn- I ward off the evil spirits believed to­ lake. Therefore in July I made all the horses were put into it anrj short. We could not get an y wood. s rten t g th ' eac ld one en eabvofnn if th I O ments, ' such a" nugget pins and reside in these ·animals. On one oc- ' geo e go en regIOns e ore . e kt' 'dl h h d . . Id' arrangements to leave. The ste~ lll"lf lowered into the bay, and had ' to There also was an.other firm estab- th nec les, rapl y c' ange an s_ caSIOn one 0 chIef was badly Bristol was leaving, and the position swim ashore. After a few had been lished in the sam e business, so I 0 er man . But to return tD h unting. The In- mauled by a wounded bear, and: of purser was offered me, as t.hey bandIed in this way and several concluded to remove to the summit ]n .Aprrl, b efore the great sn,)w- dians, not being, as a rule, early , having managed to get back to (amp, needed one who, was convel'Sarit with drowned, caused by cramps brought of t he Chilcoot. In Benne.tt I hired Slld, III whl~h a large "null:bl'r ,o~ risers, a start is made late in the I his arrival w~sat once the signal for the customs laws ,~o pass them on by the , sudden change from the a dog team and started for the sum - peop e were kIlled , the sumn.lt W.IS day, 'that, is, if the locality chosen I the able-bodIed to '8~Jly forth and through the American custom~, hot hold of the steamer to the icy mit. On Long lake, between Lmde- covere~ WIth. thousand s .of ton~ of has n ot been proved to abound lIlj destroy thc bear. ThIS was so com­ especially as we had all Canadian waters, th e passengers held a con· man and Crater lakes, ,8 storm arose. goods In yarrous small pIles belou!!- moose or other game. If, on the pletely carried out that not a pa.r­ goods aboa,rd . I acceptcd, a.s this saltation and appointed a commit- We were lost in the blizzard by tak- mg to eac.h outfit. After the sto~m Jther hand, game. is plentiful, ."he ticle of. th~ ani~al was left intact. would help pay expenses. tee which threatened dire things to ing one of the numerous draws, but d not ~ package was to be seen. T_ e men and youth s WIll go forth , bnng- The belief m thIS case was that the " . . . . I F' th nftmg -sn ow had covered ev"n·- , · . . . htf 11 th d t f good " t th d The steamer Bntol, as many of the captam If he put any more misery .oves company . Ive .o ers . . . . . I mg III lit mg a e, pro uc 5 :) spIn s are us appease . the people who 'are at present in the animals in the water. He therefore were in the same predicament. After thmg m SIght and then It was a ;a.e tlhe chase. In early days, of COUTse, There are also instances on r ecord AHLERT & FORSHA Fancy and Staple Cor. King St. and Third Ave. Phone 139=3. for eaeh person to dIg and t.ry (md i the bow and the firrow were the where the loss of a favorite child' find hIS goods. Even the t ents us"d Jnly weapons. Some of these were has impelled the father to destroy , by the R. N. W. M, Police, Lunk curiously and even beautifuHyl almost everything belonging to him- house and brokers tents were wrought, the points of the arrows I self. Even his loved gun is broken crushed by the weIght .of snow. The being finished with copper . up. When a funeral takes place storm lasted several days. C(lnc,,~ Many .Indians have a distin?t giftl the body must be d~essed in brand quently we all , r3ll out o! wood , and,' for carvmg" and ·some of then me-, new clothes, the drrnkmg cup and III order to get some m , a hurry, chanical devices are worthy of ad- other personal articles being also we had to pay: . 18 cents a pound for miration . Most of the wooden im- placed in th e coffin. It .. The pr.8v!l.llmg pnce preVIOUS to plements are highly decorated, or I The pra.ctice of bleeding is not un­ thIS wa~ eIght cents a pound. The were at least, sin ce now tJhe law of known to them and occasionally is hIgh pnce of wood w. as cau sed by necessity being outgrown, they '. mu still resorted to, especially in I cases the fa ct tllat a ll of It had to be obtain at, the store all things neces- of severe headache. But the influ­ packed on the back from Sheep sary to their existence. But, !lmO!I~ ence ot the medicine man is fast Camp to the summIt . . We had a the old !'!r people, relics such as bo' .vs losing ground, the white man's. i large . aIr t Ight heater I~I t~e tent. and arrows, drinking cups, lar ,~e ability and willingness to help them Imagmc the cost of h eatmg It every spoons or scoops made from sheep ' in their sicknesses being generally da~. Snow water was 'Sold at the h.orns may still be seen . Ev~n I acknowledged, even by ' th e older eatmg house at. the top of the wa.lking fiticks and long staves, AI- 'members' of the community. Their Scales at two drmk s for 25 cents; pine stocks, are not considered be- belief in a future life, and of the coffee and two d?ughnuts. were 75 neath the dignity of the artist. The exis t.ence of a Great Spirit who i s c?nts, and e verythmg else m pro~r- point of one of these walking oan t!s often angry and whose wrath must. tlOn. A '8~rm would come up III made of willow is shaped as ~ be somehow removed, while i t makes a bout t en mmutes, and those caught cloven hoo'f, while tJhe whol e stick it difficult for them to eradicate on to? would have to stay and is straight as a die and almost un· these ideas, does - not prevent fr'e-, sleep III the bunk ~ouse at $1 per bendable . The present writer h as quent attendances at church. Two bed, aud supply then own blankets, his possession many such artich-' , native preachers have been trained, if thcy h ad thclll. If not, they slept made to orde r, from which it wou 1 in Yukon whose influeu C'e for good on the can vas bun k W Ithout, hut at seem thftt t.h ough fast dying or mn~ be truthfully 8" id to be slowly the same !l1"lce. the abi lity thus to IIlfl nUfacLur{' hilt surcly increas in g. , In MHY, the rush b eing OV0r, I, still extant. Whilc the word g ratitu df) is not}o like Lhn rest, concl uded to come to If "ueh a.dvance has be('n JOJ be fOltlld in t l'f'ir l:Jllguagc, at 10 si D"WSOll and opl'n all office. The ict' with "rude np-pliHrtf' (,s. wl\:;t in that of the Tp k udh , and di:' 'lO ts had com menced. to break in the proVPltlcnt mj!!ht not be Cl '" akin to it, still appreci:l £ion f lak(', ,;. 'l'houflu n(IR of Ilrgouuu'ts were , undcr edllc:liiom :.l "l1'p i r('~ I \; ~ic" d OTl P t o them, Or Ht Li a J c ·mnn and B('Il11C'tt, whip- c,~ J J ('nt start in thi:1 dir",,(i('" ·:!J'lWlI, t llOugl, v agLl " ilnd 'llllIlaLnre :r--"""-~'-""'''''-. 'fIIo.:- ''''" ...... ,'L""'7"'"t""T-_ ~~::f,~'1TOO''''''''''''',.,.,..,-."",- Tt.~~"'"'T""'~"";~ , ... _~..-.- ......... ~ ... ..,~~. ~. ~'nw~tlgl!un)hel~ fl ntd bUi.i dil1 t g t~on t~ RC l , I b t ee-l;. UHldc at ~hp inldn;,;~ri, 1 I'~(' ~l?W. ~~ f~nH~Il~ l.ho l1 ct l1: p0'.; :{.ibili- ~£!!ltlllYllili't1~l't::ffi.';i;";'t~."",_, -~I.,~"£?.;..:...,·':(,D·iI·~ .. "..!X .. _~~I.:I,i;.;:t,..;. ...c,, ~_ .:. ... .:.,.";r!j.'::j"c,,:;-,,,,;,,'~l-"' •. ,' ~_ .. ' "HI) Il' rp~"'j 0 ,1l.1 a, le Irs l a ,-ar~l'(1S:i , ''.!lore y,,, ,," d'S (f ]( L1 un'. I I I ( , , /' ", /' DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, ISI Ii. I No title shell be .contested by any­ one who does not claiIll & n lldverse I right except by' lellve of COlll)}li~siuner within 8i x " lIOIlth~ from st"king, " nd regarding Power of A tWrney to stake Place r Mining Ciuiw", apply to Quartz Mining Claims. ~~~~;!!.;!!::~ur~;~ _____ IIi1II ____________ """'_iiii;W ___ lIiill."MlIIlla •• .-..:! I ' of Territory. If two or more persons own 11 claim, each person 8hall conk;bute wor.k pr'oportionat,ely to his interest, and if proven to Gold Comlllis~iolJl'r that S I t MI I law any co-owner ha" not done hi~ shflre goops S OK 0 ng U I of t.he work his interest Illay be ve~ted l'ukOD Terrilorg Itn the I)ther (!U-uwnen'. GrouDIr. g The A-li u ing Re :on:;'er rnay grall~ Oreeks do not include streams bav- permission, fo. a teruI not exeeeding ing an average width of 150 feet or five yeHrs, to HllY · perSOll or persolls more, HS defined by the Dredging Ownill/i adjoiuing clllims not exceed­ Regulations. ing ten in nllnlUer, to p~~·ft\rm or; 'ill)' Persons over el g"bt-eell 1:ars of age one or more of such cluims all the m ay obtain entry fo!!;' '[ placer claim. I work required to eutitle hilIl or them o k I ' h l' t 1 500 i to renewal. When upplicati0n i1 m ade re~ calms sa , no exceec I bv more than 011-. peYilll lI. t.he uppli feet In length, mea~ured along the . ·base line of creek (and if base line cants must file a deed of p~rtnership h as not been establish~d, then along creating joint and Rever:!l li ability between the owners. . the general direction of the valley of the creck) and 2,000 feet in width. Upon report of the Mining 1nspec­ Placer claims situate eleewhere than tor, and with the approval of the on a creek shall not exceed 500 feet in I Commissi~ner, adjoining claims ,more. No pt'rson j~ l,ntitJed to locate mort t.han one Qu"rtz Mineral Claim on the same \"~in or lod~, ')r within u ui~tance oi lIne:half lJ,ile. . ochester Hotel Dr~C:ging A continuouH Ftrtteh of river not ex· I ' c~edlllg teD Illlles lIllly be leaseJ for i fifteen yellrs, and tile leu se may be ' ren \:wed. The je::l~ee ~h ,,1I not assign, I". trun,;Ier or tiUb;eL the Ie,,::;e without 1 - ' eOllH,m of tile Minister. The rivel bed, wbic h means the bed allu bars of 1 ~ the river to the fo ot ot tht ll;;tllral 1 ,., bHnks sougbt tu [,e jellS"l\ llIust h~v" an u verage width of 150 fe~t . The les8ee shall han, one dredge IU operation wihtin three y.:ars from tht date of the lease, llnd shall furnish proof of the efficient operation oi tlte dredge for not less than forty days 01 ten hours each in every year after the third year. The dredge IlJUst be I of such capacity as the Minister may deem sufficient. Under New Management JOHN KEYES, Prop. A COSMOPOL ITAN HOTEL WHERE GUESTS ARE AFFORDED EVERY r:AC!LITY FOR THEIR COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE. EQUIPPED WITH ALL MODERN IMPROVEMENTS, NAMELY, ELECTRIC LIGHTS. STEAM HEAT, TELEPHONES, BATHS, FLUSH TOILETS, WRITING ROOM, COMMODIOUS LOBBY, LUXURIOUS PARLOR FOR LADY GUESTS, ETC., ETC. HOTEL IS CENTRALLY LOCATED, JUST ONE BLOCK FROM ALL STEAMBOAT LANDINGS_ AN IDEAL PLACE FOR THE COMMERCIAL TRAVELER, THEATRICAL AND GUESTS. AUTO SERVICE BOTH DAY AND NIGHT. PERMANENT , If length, paral1el to bast! hrie of creek I than ten In numbe r, or :1ny number Assay Office .toward which it fronts, by 1,000 feet . . ?f. claims, some of which do llOt ad· . An a$S3Y office h as been established Every placer claim ~hflll \..e marked' l Jom, may be grouped for a pe~iod of by the Government at Vancouver, b two posts (numbered 1 and 2 re- not more than five years, provl0ed It where all · gold exported from thiE 8~ectivelY), firmly fixed in ground on i" shown t~ ~be satisfaction CJf th: .. Territory will be purchas'ild at tht; eOI-. King St. and 2nd ,JIve. Y. T •. :~ TELEPHONE 37-X. POSTOFFICE BOX 526 base line at each end of claim and 1 Gold CommIssIOner that such dallm test possible rate~ line shall be well cut out betwelon the J, ar~ .to be operated by a ~ystern eri ' r GEORGE P. MACKENhIE. two posts. The post5 shall be not iess ~lllmg on ~ large scale whIch has a ;yolrl Cf)mTll;~qi ·.,.( r , cs than four feet above the ground, i dnect bearmg UPOn all the. c1aim~ Batted ' on two sides for at least one' affected and renders conSIderable foot from top and each side so fiatted I ar:a necessary to successful ope r· measuring at least four inches acrOS3 atlOn by the sy·stem proposed; su ch the face an d a diameter throu"hout grouping, however, to be subject t(, f t 1 , th fi . h O"'d cancellation by the Gold comwir " j o no ess 8.n ve mc as. n SI e . ""'_ :~~-.!!'.L,,-~_.,l~~ . .. -" _~ .. ' of each post fHcing claim shall be leg- slOner after sixty days' n oticf', pro· ;ijWh+m~~i~ · ~~Bmm~~9BmI ................ I ....................... II ........ II ............ ! I W. 11. STRAnaE 4 YHID SHEET METAL WORKS GODFREY ROGERS ' ibly written the name or number of vided it H ppea rs to his .~atjstllction I claim, or both, its length in feet, the th 2.t the system of mining crmtem· ' I datl'! when staked and full ChristiHIl plat,ed when the permisaion to group H OMESTEAD REGULATIONS YUKON TERR ITORY I and surname of locator. A stump or was granted, is not being installed or I An y p~r ;;,on who j·S thp. sole head of tree cut off and fiatwd (lr faced to operated with rease nable diligence. "ia rnily CJr any nmle 0 '~r 18 years the aforesllid h~ight and size may be Gtants of c.l.aims grouped O r own wl l old, may homest€ud MU .lcres of agri­ by one person may be made renew. I cultural land whi ch is not valuable able on the same day on payment b~ for timber or water power purposes. l· llsed as a post. A discoverer snail be entitled to a the applicant of $2.50 for every threE~ The locution shall ue staked out in . c1aim ·l,500 feet in length, and a party months or portion thereof for eacll the prescribed manner, and shall not ,OT two discoverers two claims. each claim d~ring that portion of the vear have a. frontage of more than 40 of 1,250 feet in len~th. it is necessary to renew it to;;ak~ chains on 11 la.ke or river. The boundaries of any claim may all the claims renewable on the same Dutie.s-Residence on and cultiva- bl! enlarged ,to the size of a claim day; and representation work required tion 01 the l!md during the months of allowed by the Act if enlargement for the fractional portion of the year MHY,. Jun e, July, AUbust, September does not interfere with rights of other for which eac h claim is renewed and October, in eHch of two succes­ pe'rson.s or terms (Jf llgreement with shall be allowed at the rate of $50.00 I sive years; the erectIon of a habitable the Orown. for each three months or fraction I, house; and ten acres brought unuer LDcatmg and "'iecDrdrf'" thereof, and such worK shall be per- ·cultivation. An application IGI a ClaIm must be formed and recorded on Or before Entry shall include the surface 113 SECOND AVENUE rlanufacturers of Everything Made in SHEET ETAL Hot Water, Warm Air Heating and · Plumbing. Hydraulic Fittings, Etc. POSTOFFICE BOX 497. TELEPHONE 85-Y DAWSON, YUKON TERRITORY fil~~ili~M~~R~wderw~~ ~d~~mw~h&lliliec1Dim' ri~. ~~ ~d ili~ re~~ ,~j ' •••• R~~m , m.~~.I •••••••••••••••••••• _ •••••••••••••• ~ ten days after location if located are first made renewable. minerals. within ten miles of Recorder's office. Pisputes Every person applying for a home- •••••••• ~ .... ~ ••• Ino official total. No comprehensiv~ province und. nothing but a back- One extra day shall be allowed for stead entry shall mak", affidavit be- • . • li~ts of casualties have been given yard. ' I ever.y additional ten miles or fraction In case of any dIspute 86 to tile fore someone authorized to take the . ' BRITISH LOSSES • . out by France, Russia , Austria-Hun- He fails to count the fact Yukon thereof. A· claim may be located on loc~ting of a claim the title to tj), e sa~leon a form to be supplied by the .• TO JULyI 20, 330,995. 1 gary or Italy. produces ov~r five million .annuftlly Sunday , or any public hoqda.y. claIm shall be recogniz~d according Land Agent at Dawson. and upon • .1 in virgin gold, a million in furs, If not less than five miners locate to the priority of such Idcatitl7,. Di~-I filing su"h affidavit with the Land LONDON , Ju l." 27.-: Th e ( ' H.-u lltip,; I . KNO 1:KER I N -VU KON and has wealth untold in fore~t.s, claims over ]00 miles from RecoI;JlertJ put,es, m ay be hear~ and det€'rrr.iut: ! , Agent and up0I:1 v ayniel1t to him"'~t in th~ , Rritli~h "A-l'niy "l-IFl(\.. nr1~- h RV(' ! fisheries, h er h erds, grazing la)J,d· o office, they may appoint 9ne of ~beir by a Bpard of ~rbltrators . l ;; n o~ce lee of $10.00 the Land Ag, etlt reached a total of 330,995. according 1 H e ;;hould be frowned down. and farm s. ' number an Emergency Recorder, who I Taxes and Fees 'sh a 11 issue to the a fJplicant a receipt to a printer! statement issued by H should not be allowed to knock H e ,is dreaming of better chances shall at once notify the nearest Min- Royalty at the rate of two and ( Jrl!" anJ such r~ceipt shall be a certificate Prenlier .\ squith. The total naval , on ill!' ~treet, in the shop or on the in poorer lands. h If It· t J Iy 20 were 9 lOO ' H e is an enemy to th e community. ing Recorder, to whom records and a per cent. on the value of all gold of. the entry and shall be authority casua les up 0 u , . 1 creeks h' d f h Y k and the militar y casualties u p to ; . He destroys. fees must be delivered. s lppe rom t e u on Ter~itory to the person obtaining it to take pos- J I 18 . 321 889 The navlll los es ! H e should be forced to burn his _________ _ The Mining Recorder may issueslJall be paid to the . Comptro 1 1er. session of the land therein described. u y . wel e . . ~ ' , hammer and RtiJ1 hi", tongue A 0 were divided as follows: " . t ur Boarding House written permission to a bOlla fide . For grant to a clai, m lor one year. $10.00 Every person , who has obtained He is not the kind Yukon wants Officers killed, 499; wow1ded, 87; H Y , d ' W · t' The Star Boarder-What is this prospector to record a claim at any . For renewal of grant to a claim 10.00 homestead entry shall be allowed a missing, 29. I e does ukon no goo . d orse ye, thread in the .steak? , time within six months from ,the date Recording an abandonment. ... 2.00 period of three months from i,j)s date Men killed, 7,430; wounded, 787; ' he does harm. He retar s. The Waitress-You asked for a · of staking. If any person satisfies the Registration . of any. document,. 2.00 within which to perfect entry by be- missing, 72. . I He forgets a)] oth er n ew countries stea ktwo -inches thick and we had ·Recorder that he is about to under- If it affects more than one claim, ginning residence thereon. The military losses were divided · started the 'same as Yukon. to sew three regular steaks together, take a bona fide prospecting trip and For each additional ()laim .. , . 1.00 Complete information in regard to as follows: i H e has been busy in Yukon a lOng, sir.-Philadelphia Ledger. files a power of att,omey from any For filing any document... .... l.oo homestead entry e~T\ be obtained Killed I tilJJ e and has become moss grown, -~ .-_____ _ number of persons not exceeding two, For jtrant to a claim for 5 years 50.00 from the Commissioner of the Yukon Officers. Men· 1 while others have toiled and won I Sad authorizing him t.o stake claims for Abstract oZ Title- Territory or the Land Agent at Daw- France .. ........ ...... 3,288 48,372 1 good rewar.ds. H e is the kind that is "I see that Iceland h as goJU! dry," them in consideration of their having For first entry..... ........... 2.0C loon. w. W. CORY, Da~danelles (including 7 7567 ' afrUlo to sill k k a hol~, pan tthe g;avel, observed the old fogy. enabled him to undertake the trip, he Each additional entry... .. .. .50 Deputy (),f thll Minister of the Interior. OtnhavalthdivtiSiOn)f . ... ~ 56 ' . kt~std a roe - or ma -e a ry 0 any "That's tough," replied the grouch . F f . er i a ers 0 oper- , In. . d I "W'hy is l 't tOUg!l?" asked the old may stake one claim ,in the name of , or copy 0 document- ~ . H.,- - !.:ull utboril"iJ fllll.Ji ,:atJou 01 t' . I j' G I U lOll, 1I1C ue IflU . er- He counts t ht! IIsk, not the rewar . ' fogy~ each such person upon any creek on Up to 200 words..... .... .. ... 2.5Q t~i6 advE'rtieemeut will not be paid man Southwe,st Africa '145 ] .445 H e shrinks before he thinks- J.uits ';I~eland is one of the few places which he makes a discovery. For each additional 100 words .511...... - .- 1 f 'h't b t f 'ght )e ore lIP. I s-succum son where snakes are never seen," re- Any person having recorded a claim For ~r~nt of water- 'If'1als .......... . ... 4,0 )0 :)7.:1:iJ , before h e makes his fight. plied the grouch.-Milwaukee Senti- shall not have the right to locate ~- Of 50 inches Or leis., ... ..... 10.00 ABOLISH I NG THE CLOCKS 'J'otlll ~ilIed, 61,38.f. I i;Hs hand is always on the reverse nel. otllel claim in tbe valley or basin of For 50 to 200 inches .......... 25.00 Fr'.lIce Wounded 6,8(rl 6 _ 8 lever-his determination runs in the ===============~ ~::' ,~::!. w;t::,:v: a " of looating ~i:,:~ f~;£:!::;;oo; :: ~(.:¥~o:~::?;::~:~:Vfh~l;: ~~;'::":~::l"" ·....... 1 .~; '~:::: ; ~~:::i~},::::~~f,t'~;,:th"~~:;~;~~! 1 'Jo-O-S·_·-A-U-S ·-H·-A-0·1- ·1 The bounda1'ies or a ciaml shall be Washington avenue, and the reform- 188 190 way. I I t defined absolutely, provided the re- Quartz MT~InK €rs have discovered that they add to Totllls .... . . .. ... . .. 8,430 , H e's a hear in them arket of prog-I f. • t d b th C . Any persoH having discovered min· the congestion of the sidewalk. It Missing ' h b t . t t . d ~~:::r a:~ ~~~:;v:ffiCi~l, :nd O:~ICS~ I eral iu Pflacebmay locate a Claim 1,500 is an admitted fact that the sinuous I ~ra~ce li·· ··· ···· ····· l ,~~~ ~'~~~ :.::~~ e Sh:w s ;i~m: p~::rYan~n I~'~~lll • Dealer in published for twelve successive issup.s i by 1,500 eet y marking out the same sidewalks of Boston are congested; and ra ane es ...... . ... 22 ' 641 invariably prove that "it can't bell t IMPORTED AND DOMESTIC I with three lelllil posts, one at each it . is true that any ~naterial relief Other theaters ....... done." He's a human cloud contin- G I BA R S in the Yukon Gazette. Id b d h t B t end of the line of the lode or mine wou e a gran ae levemen. u 62,502 ually obscuring the silver lining of, ·t' Title I h' d ' Iwhy knock out the clocks? Totals .. . ..... ........ 1,383 th f t A gl'ant may be Issued ior one or a~d a t . Ir at the spot ~here the As long as there are any trolly Total missing, 63,885. ; , e u ure. i five years wilth absolute right of re- mmeral III place has been dIscovered poJes and electric light poles and other Total Casualties I H e denies himself the benefit of t All th t t h th G d I k 'll d d d an c l : anything he douhts. H e's not an . ' 1 f t 'd d ree pos s mus ave e name of llece~sary poles the clocks might well Tran tota l e · , wo un e Choicest of new a rom year 0 year, provl eh' . : t b t · e 'ng audl'ence h e t th t d ' h f h' h h t e claIm, a descnption of the ground pass unnoticed by the keen eye of re- missing, 321,889. , ac · Or ,u a sn .en - , a · ~fl?g eac te~e~~ or W IC t~~ I date of location and locator's fuli form. There is something cozy about Total casuitlties by wa r theaters: doesn't perform; he merely watches. i CO N FEeT ION 5 ren.ewa IS .gran he llowner 0 e name written legiQly upon them The a clock on a public street. Its ser- Officerl3. M:l1. : . H~ d~rnpens enthusiaslU-:-ridicules ' j i clrum or hIS agent s a. perform on di . vices are fre e to all, it ministers alike I France . ..... ... . . . . 11,254 255:..40 : m·splTatlOn - Jeers at darm g ., and • FRESHEST SHIPMEN:r OF J the claim $200 worth of work and scovery po~t shall be marked "Dis- to the proud resident and to the Dardanelles . . . . ...... 2,144 47 O!H : measures all men and manne~s and t TH E BEST '5MOKI NG s~all. file with the Mining Recorder ~,~:~Ja~;~~t.'~nd No. 1 post marked humble stranger within the gates. I Other theatel S .. ....•• 415 5' 3 ' methods ~y t~e standard of IllS own ! TOBACCO I N TOWN wIthm fourteen days from the date Th l ' h II . . Dumbly it strives to keep affairs wetl --- - -- puny personahty., j THIRD AVENUE I of expiration of ach year an affidavit e calm s a be recorded Within l'egulated and to check the wanderer Totals ... ... ...... 13,813 303 076 ; H e fears Yukon can t take care of I_ Around From Postoffice setting out a de:ailed statement of tbe I fifteen days if located within ten or th e absent-minded. I Total military casualties, 321 'j 5!'.! h erself. . . t \ work. If the work is not performed miles of ~ Mining Recorder's office; I Moreover, the street clocks supply Premi er ASQuiLh announced in the! H e beheves Yukon never Wlll be a .-,.-.-.• -.-_ .. -.-.• -.-. -. - •• within the year the title of the owner one additIOnal day allowed for every an interesting and inexpensive amuse- I hou~ ,p' of commons on June 9 that I .. shall become absolutely forfeited and additional ten miles Or fraction. Th~ ' ment .. No two ofthe~' ever show thne the total ,British casualties, eXCIUd- l ! ........ _ ... _._0 • . ___ .... _ ..... _._. ____ .... ___ ._ .• _ .• _ .• _ ... _._ .• _._._..-..-.. th l' h Jl b f t fee for recording a claim ia $5 00 I same tIme, and It lS eXlctmg to watc ing the naval division, had been 258,- t ' , e c ~lm s a e o~n . or en ry At least $100.00 must be ex~~mded from day to day the progress uf 069 up to May 31 in killed, wounded 1 SEASON 19U5 forthWIth after the explfatlOn of the '" . Itheir races. At any time the observt,r ,;nd missing. This shows casualti~s t New Steel Steamships ,ear. A grant may be issued to any- to: tMh~ ~lalmR eacdh y~arl.or paId to I may lay a nomin~l wager with him- in the army alone of 63,820 between , PRINCESS AllCE AND PRINCESS SOPHIA one relocating the claim, but the e mmg ecor er In leu therrof self, and thus make 'the sport more May 31 and July 18. I . owner shall have the right to apply W~en $500 has been expendpd . ') f interesting. On April n, H. J . 'hmnant, under I far cancellation of relocator's grant pald, the locator may, upon h a vrug Some high-minded Bostonian shou:d . secretary for war, announced th e Will Le~ve S~agway for within six months froin the time when a survey made, and upon c('.mpl',lllg intervene to stop the persecution of total of British losses , since the be- j Prince Rupert, Vancouver, said claim beca.me due for renewal, with other requirements, puroh,:, .. , III the clOcks. It is a fair field for ginning of the fighting as 139,347. and the Recorder shall cancel the land at $1.00 per acre, and 1" " " I humane effort . ......cleveland Plain If his figur eH wcre correct, the Brit- Victoria. Seattle, Etco grant if satisfied that the work has been done, upon said owner paying a renewal fee of $30.00, if application is made during first three months, or $45.00 if applicat,ion is made du.r­ ing second three months, and also paying relocator's expenses as well as compensation for any bona fide work t h lit he h as performed on the::claim. sion may be granted to gr(lll"\',\ Dealer. ish have lost 182,542 men in th J la~t • number of adjoining clain'. o (. I1 ---- . fourteen weeks, an average of ]3.00~ i British Credit I 1 i eight in number for repTP,' " a wee c U tOI N b th Inclu i e I 1 British cf€dit is a weapon in our Great Britain is the onlv ('rH' (If n I ovem er 4 s V work, upon ta.king out a Cf' rl l,lTTJlory which, as a nation, we are I thc powers f'ngHged in the .war w },]elJ . Let Us Arrange Your Trip to Fair or tD the East : partnership before the CO fl]rJ " , proud to be ftbl e to place, in addi- has announced from tim c to ti me its ! Cheap Round Trip Rates With Stopovers I of the work. ; tion to our matchle~s fleet and our total casullltip.s. Germany h as is- • Call on or Write The p'rovisions llf~rein il l" hero ic army. at th e serviee of our sued at h omp full lists by name of f; . t' d di . . d 1 .. F_ F. W. LOWLE, Ge"leral Agent, SKAGWAY lOne regar ng perm Issloll ' !lies and of the worl d.- Daily Tele- all men kill ed, woun · ee or IIJlSHlIlg. i , .. _____ .... ___ ....... .. Placer Mining Claims at, grilph . but tIll" govprnn1 'nt h as given out ... __ ~ _________ • • I • • • • .. Every Thursday 7 p. m. ,. , f 1 I DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1916. ~'~========================~~~~~r=========~==~~~ ~ ':' A; • ·i~ ' Pastl·meS .a~n" d" Sp· o·~rt~ s~h·~~~·~~~~~~' I ·: ~nrnd Di~rict ·fi······-~----·~~~----·--~~~ t~ • Quartz records issued ........... 7 Certificates of work is· sued 43 i In tl\e Klol\dike i Lii;:~:::::'m'~ti"u'd ,;'IBri mstone I I . (By Jack Lee .) ! Dawson District . '. i "_fi •• ~..s ~~ • • h.~.hh • • • • h • ••• ~h ...... ~ .. lti tiII~.~""h. Claims crown granted to August , Thou l.~h the Klondike is known the I Sleigh riding. tobogganing and I Dawson after the first of September. I, 1915 ...................... ... 162 .· t ! · Hot e I. I tively few people in the great out- try and are indulged in to the limit. side twelve or fifteen miles and car- BOOSTER IN YU KON world ove r there are yet cOJIIPara- \ mowshoeing are tYPic.al of the coun-I Moose are plentiful anywhere out- side who do not still believe that During summer time when we en- . ibou in countless tho. usand s invar- --- Klondikers are perpetually subject joy all daylight and incomparable iably run for months during the fall He ia th e stayer. ! 1 to Arctic ri gors and have no chances weather, it is possible to play all and early winter within e tsy Teach. H e is the lllan who will make the ! 1 to indulge in the pleasures, sports outdoor games at midnight. We Duck shooting at any of the iIlllUm· Yukon. . t and pastimes oI mOre southerly have advantages d enied to neatly erable lakes in the vall ey· s of all the H e will work when others shirk. i 32 Below, Sulphur Creek clime, s. all other peoples of th e earth. This, bigger rivers is good from th e tenth H e talks and gets beyond the stage . Misleading writings and the many present summ er a game of baseball I of August until th e end of Septem- of theory. i stories circulating outsid~ about life was played at midnight purposely to ber, when all water fowl have left H e backs hi-~ ideasw ith his money. i in the North have caused the belief be filmed and shown to those liVing, thjs , country on their annual. migra- H e does not ship all his money i ·that few, if any, pleasures can be farther south. Dawson supports a tion south. Grouse and ptarmiga.n outside for investment. i' had, and only hardships of a most baseball league of some,times four can be found anywhere during the H e reinvests in the Yukon. severe nature can be the lot of all and sometimes three teams, which season outside the city limits . Bears H e believes the land in which he ; Klondike gold seekers. Anyone who furnish three matche,s a week during are on the job all the time during makes his money is the best one in •. ' . All has stayed a year in the vicinity of summer time and play late in the summer and anyone who has lost which to invest it. Comforts for Ladies Dawson must know that such is not evenings. thereby giving the entire any may find them any old time, H e knows Yukon is the land of I the case. community the opportunity -of at- anywhere in the woods. The North the , full poke, and the cheechacoland .t I During the winter time, which is tending. The entire population of I F ork is a great place for them as is the realm of the empty poke and an d G e n tl erne n t supposedly the dreadful season, we the town and vicinity .attend these limanY old timers can testify. once . the empty belly. t r have, I think, a greater variety of matches and keener interest or one had me up a. tree on the North H e knows now when ' times are , i 'amusements than most places of an greater enthusiasm cannot be WIt- Fork fOr quite a while, and her two liard outsidew Nho ' rYtll s . o , many are a.nx- to.. .f. , equal population in; the outside nessed on any ball field anywhere.' cubs ate a ham sa.ndwich and two ious to come • world. In Dawson we have two very The rooting is always entertaining. 1 hard boiled eggs which I had ex- He knows that gold, the chief t well patronized, comfortable and abounding with short, humorous and pected to devour. I was in too product of Yukon, is the one co m- ! J well conducted animated picture witty shots, and appreciatedbecalJ~e great a hurry to take it up the tree modity that never wants for a mar- ; Bar Stocked W.eth houses, where a person, by alternat-everyone knows everyone and all with me. Anyway, I didn't want it. keto i the Choicest i ing, can see a new set of first class, glory at either the discomfiture I)f a I was only seventy-five miles from He knows the danger of pessimistic • f interesting and instruotive pictures player or the virtue of a play. The a roadhouse. talk. 1, i every night throughout the yea.r. playing is in general better than a Anyone who says that we have no He kn'ows that every word of op- l t-quors and C- , The great Daw-son Amateur Ath- stranger would expect from p1a -,r'J"s fun up north of fifty-three does not timism is an inspiration. ·1 ' -4 tgars t letic association's skating rink pro- the majority .of whom work ten hard know anything about it. We have He believes that God endowed Yu- .t J vi des exhila):ating sport for hundreds I hours ev, ery day, Sundays included, more fun here than any place. kon' s hills as richly in mineral as f nightly throughout the winter, and I at the strenuous . vocation of mining. P eople are doing funny things h ere H e did ·any region of earth. t f the Dawson Curling club', s rink is in -Football is played nearly as much all the time, and I would tell you Hc knows that every syllable of i ---- . the same building. The membership I as baseball, and is also very popu- about some funny things I know if discouragement makes hideous hypo- 1 i is one of the largest in the world. lal'. The native Indians have a very I wasn't afraid of getting into chondriac and robs the booster of i T The curling rink is a popular place good team. They play better with al trouble and, besides, my spacc is bread. I' f for non-members to spend a couPle\buckSkin ball filled tightly with 1 limited, and I am compelled to call! H e boosts when he hear s the I MI KE S EDLrtEI R = = Prop r of hours viewing the keenly COl1- caribou h air than with a regulation it off. Hoping you will enjoy your- knoek€l' knock. t • .. tested games from the steam-heated balL The matches played with the self today with the old sourdoughs-I He does not take the count be- • t observation room or from the plank Indians and this ball are fa:st and the Pioneer· s. cause of onc failure. .. __ ._._ .• __ ._. _ _ _ • __ .. _ .• _ .• _ . __ ._. _ _ _ ._ .• ___ J walks between the ice sheets. Great furious from the fact that this ball He believes in activity while there -----.. profiCiency is acquired with the cannot be sent any great distance I PLACER AND ~U is life. humble house broom and skill with with a kick or punch and the ARIZ H e is the man who will make the curling stones. Not les's enj?y- players are consequeptly concen- Yukon,. . able an~ very much more amusmg trated about the ball all the time. H e 15 the man all lIke. is listening to the shouts of ~mcour- Moccasins . instcad of shoes are worn I C LA I M SIN 1 H E H e is the builder-not the de- agement and yells · of mstructJOn the in these matches and handicap the stroyer. :players keep hurling .at each other white players so much by h urting \ He makes friends. m a language all ,theIr own. Great their toes that the Indians win to He succeeds. ~}Qnspiels are held a. t intervals dur- the great amusement of the specta- YUKON lOIlAY BE A BOOSTER. mg the season, all m embers par- tors and joy of the Indians.. . , ticipating. The bonspiels are COll- Tennis is much played by the fair LAKE CREEK, IN tests composed -of r~nk ,s. picked by sex and the less strenuous young the president and vice-president or men , as the large and constant at- SOUTH YU KON , R I CH between ll1arried men and single tendance at the Dawson Tennjs .It men or in other forms of lineups. club's fine court testifies. The number of placer claims in WHITEHORSE.-Reports from the The losers entertain the winners at For the dieipl~s of Sir Isaap. Wal- good standing in th e Dawson district Livingstone district are more en­ , a big ainner, with beef and greens ton good grayling fishing is pOSl3ible 1 durmg the fiscal year ending March couraging ' this season than for sev· the ,Principal substantial. Many Qll all the many streams of the 31, 1915,. aggregat~ 5,350; and the eral years in that a number of new trophIeS donated to the club are country. A favorite stretch where number m ·the entIre Yukon Tern- finds have been made and creeks also contested for with a fine sport- many Dawson anglers secure full tory 6,236. This is an increase of which were form erly passed up as ful spirit until finally won by a ' creels on week-ends is between Rock 926 over the same date in 1914. blanks are yielding good prospects. rink or individual.s. creek and Leota creek on the Klon- Figures compiled in the gold com- On Lake creek which has pre- T?-e. Dawson fraternal or beneficial dike. One hundred flsl1 to the rod mi~sione~'s office show. the plac!:!r viously been practically unknown . ~. !.!:~l~tles, . of,v:.hich there are many, is an average catch for a skilled fly claIms m good standmg on the Leroy Churchill and his partner, mclude the Masons, the Yukon fish erman there ,records March 31. 1915, .were: Officer, have averaged $20 per day P · th Odd F 11 th '11 ach this summer and will continue lOneers, e • e ows, e For the real outdoor sportsman, --;r- : Eagles, the Moose and the Arctic the hills abound with moose cari-................. · to work throughout the season. Thpy Brotherhood and others give many bou, ruffled grouse, ptarmiga~ and • • were both in town recently, when ~D~, .well patronized dances at their Arctic hares that provide the great- • PLACER CLAIMS, IN • they expressed themselve,s as being mdlvld.ual halls. Lovers -of ~he light est of sport and full larders to most , . GOOD STAN D I NG • much pleased with their prospects. fant~s_tlC are ena~led to gratify theIr -of the miners and all the prospectors , . _ __ • It is i'eported that nuggets valued tepslcnorean deSIres two Or three and to many nimrods among the pro- • Dawson District • as high as $2 each have been picked times a week. All th e winter and fessional and business men of Daw- Placer grants issued ............ 687 up on both Mendocino and Dycer frequently during the summer occa- son. Renewals jssu~d .. ............. .4,417 creeks. neith er of which have been . 1 t t d b 1 I T R 1 t ' . d previously worked to any , extent. 6I{)na concer s are ·s age y oca he mighty hunter may ' appease e oca IOns Issue' . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2413 talent that do credit to those par- his longing to secrue a good 'set of Mike Murphy and "Ha.ppy" Burn- ticipating. as illustrated by the big moose or caribou antlers and inci- Total .. . . ..... .. ......... ...... 5350 side are also reported to be having h th t I h " S· a good season. ' ouses a a ways greet t e fl smg dentally some lucious venison by Ixtym ile District of th t . d th 1 f PI Bert Fowler returned Tuesday e cur am an e vo uIl!.e 0 ap- hiking a day or two's travel into acer grants issued.... . ....... l OO '01 be to d h . R I ' d night from Mason's landing, to _ ause s we on eac occasIOn. the woods in any direction from enewa s Issue .... . . , . ... . .. .. 2!:3 Relocations issued ..... ......... 13 which place he took Captain Bragg, ;, ' I Summit Hotel I 'f i ! HEAD OF HUNKER CREEK, YUKON TERRITORY ! :j N.wly "fl"'d. I".,. "mm'd;'u~E",y ""V,";",, '" th. I 'Ii travel ing public-Large dance hall for the convenience of guests f '1 M E:ALS UN EXCELLED AfIIYW H ERE ! e ..................... ............ - •.•••••.••••••• Total ........ . . .... ... ........ . Duncan District Placer grants issued . . ....... . . Renewals issued .......... .... . . Relocations is'sued . . . ... .. . . ... . Total Whitehorse District Placer grants issued .. .... . ... . Renewals issued . ... . .. ....... . . . Relocations issued . . . . ... ...... . who will remain in the Livingstone country the remainder of the season. Bert reports a dozen or more, new ]7 claims as staked recently on Men· ;r~ docino and Dycer creeks. He staked Cl and is quite enthusiastic ove~ hl~ prospects . -Star. 24') Cycles are often Maxim guns. 49 King George h as 4 a fortnight. u sed for drawing his hair cut once Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . !l3 The English Order of the Bath is Kluane District so-called because bathing used to be Placer grants issued ........... 67 one of the ceremonies performed at Relocations issued . . ........ . . .. 11) .-...-..-._..-..._._ .. _ ._ ....... _ . . _._e. ______ ..... _ .......... _ .. _ .. ~ , ~ • • I The Green I ! t I ~afe i • t 1 D~ . ! t ItN, GRBBN, Proprietor 1 I' 11 Specialty Made 01 partie~, t J B . • t i anquets, Btc. - i A RESTAURANT OF QUAI,.ITY WHERE THE BEST OF FOODS I l ARE SERVED- THE PLACE YOU WILL E'lENTUALLY t : PATRONIZE AFTER HA ' ING TRIED ALL OTHERS I KING STREET T ELEPHONE aM DAWSON. Y, T. I ••• _ •• _ ... _ •• _. __ •• ___ • __ . _ •• _._.~. _____ • __ ..-__ o- . -. ... . -.-~--~ • ...t' .. .. ., ................... . . ...................... ~ t J . W. MURPHY : A. S. 'RED~Y f I fil~hlOIl ShoeIng ShOP 1 MURPHY & REDDY t I 1 I t ! Power Drill, Saw and Lathe I • A SPECIAL TY OF STEAM POINTS ' PRi\CTICAL HORSESHOElNG General Blacksmithing Sleigh and Wagon Repairing ORDERS PROMPTLY EXECUTED 1 J Tel. 201-8. Third Ave. between Princess and H arper t t ; . i I I ~ r. t I i ~ ~ • t •...... ... . ' ............................ . • ••• 1 ! 'f Home grown products served in our dining room-Fresh vegetables, ! Renewals issued .... . .. . ....... . 46/' the admission to knightly dignity . ========================================= T~~ ......... ............. ... . I~I ~ ~~m .~&_.· -, ••••• -.-.-•• -•••••• -••••••• -•• --•••••••••• ~ 1 fresh Ki lled fowls-turkeys, geese and ducks-Fresh milk fr.om our' f 'I own dairy. I 1 t ] JOE FOURNIER, = Proprietor I .i i '-"-"-"-'-"_._.-. . -. . -. ___ .-.. ____ . ..-... _ . . -.. ___ .-e. _.-..._ . . _., . Grand' total .... . . . ...... ... .. . 6,236 ' ...... ~ ... ~ ..... . • • • QUARTZ CLAIMS IN • • GOOD STANDING . 1 · -- . The number of quartz claims. in ' 1 good standing in Yukon Territory :--.--.-.-.--~-.-. • -.-.-.----•. -.---.--•. ~ during the ficsal year ending March ~ i t 31, HlJ5, aggrcgated 910, and 162 ! i J. W. K. AVETSKI ! I ~~~~rncroi:n ~':nt~~io~~; d:::;!~:~~ 1 ! ' from the gold commissioner's office: I ! I Dawson i t j Qua ftz record s issued .,........ 78 I i G e n e ra I i Ccrtificates of w irk issued .. . .. 483 ! i Lieu of assessment issued.. . . .. 5 ! t f t I HarneSS M~~~~n" i f ~ I • ANYTHING MAD E OUT or 'c· .U HE R i I t I SADDLERY, SWEAT PADS, HORS · '), .HNG, ETC. . 1 L Total 466 Duncan District Quart.z records issued .......... 91 Cel~ificates of work issued ... . . . __ 108 1 Total . . . . ... .. .... ...... .... . .. 199 White horse Distri ct Quarh records issued . .. ... . .. . CertificateR of work issued . . .. . Lieu of assessmen t issued .. ... . ) 67 4 1 HAND OR MACHI NE SEWED AT " .:.ABLE PRI CES I • t All Work Guaranteed-Orders From the I' eceive Special and t I Total .... .. ..... ,.. . ..... .. .... 85 Prompt Atten l ! . Kl uane District ! Postoffice Box 237 Th' 1 Qua rtz rpcords issued ..... ..... 35 1 f ,rd A\ r Pri ncess Stred ! Ccrtifi r:H tes of work iss ued .. . . . . ALEX NleOL General Freighting, Teaming and Warehousing . C, onsignments Received and Stored MAYO, YUKON TERRITORY .i j --' ~--.... -~--------- .-------_ ~~I .. .... .. ... .... 8!~.~_~~.9.~E __ ~ · / /. \ DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. r Sulphur Post Office Te/epho~e Station • . ROHRBEf!K'S HOTEL ,/ 2 Below, Sulphur ereek ./ . / / 1111 eomforts for the Traveling · Publtc Stable Jlccommodation for Teams ;; Proprietor FRJlNK H. ROHRBEf2K, ;; - - l . ! , . 1 •• ~~~ •• ~ •• ~ •• ~ •••• ~~~~~~~~~~.~~~~ •• ~~~~. I ~wn is .roprosBn~rl , ~~ciany J u- h~f an ho ur and in time ~ make a i YUKONERS AT THE FRONT ~,' neau, which has sent a large number tou r of the cathedral, which is far • ~ of Serbians and Montenegrins. more wonderful inside than out. · , f.' IN TH, E GREAT WAR i ~ : t •• ~\:n~Y:I:e: l:f~ t:~: ;~;: : a ; t y •• I~~~£c:~~t~:3;e~:~l:~~~~:S~:~~~g f A. D. We saw t he tomb of the : , . . .... SOUTHERN YUKON • Black Prince, t he burial place of • • • • • • • • • ~~~.08e.ft • • 0II~ • • ~~ • • ~ • •• ~~~ ............ *·. BOY AT FRO,NT. Becket, the stone on which he fell • • when he was slain before the altar (By P. D. BUSHE.) 1 gium and the frig hotful fate of its r Whitehorse, 400 miles, to enlist. WHITEHORSE.-Jack Taylor, eld- of St. Ben edict in the cathedral in " Dulee et decorum est illnocent and unoffending inhabi- P at McLellan, of Whitehorse. P.~t son of Judge and Mrs. G. L. 1170 the French chapel and the jewel- P ro patria mori . . .. " I tants, we ~ay. be very sure that the. Mr. H ayes, of Whitehorse. Taylor, of this place, and who is studded shrine 'of the Virgin Ma ry. That t.he spirit of patriotism is n ot f~te of Bntam would be lIO less I Constable Greenaway, R. N. W. M. now training at Shorncliffe, England, A good knowledge of history h elps -dead in Yukon is amply demon- bItter should she be so unfortunate P ., now with Cold stream Guards at to which place h e went from Mon- one, but the guide explains every­ :strated by the long list of Yukoners as t o become ·an invaded country, the front. treal sorne weeks a~o · as a member thing very well. The size of the in- who have offered their services t{) and again I say, " God forbid." We Const able Dooley, R. N. W. M. P . of the Borden battery, au to-mounted : side of the' cathedral is very impres- t he Empire and are eitlier on their clln co~sole ourselves for the sacri- Constab le King, R. N. W. M. P . guns, writes his parents under date sive. H ow hard they must have way to the front - or are actually fices our ~allant. lloys have made, Const able Harvey, R. N. W. M. P . I of July 4, descriptive of a visit he worked in those days to build such there to fight f{)r those privileges and are stIll makmg, by the knowl- Constabl e Parks, R. N. W. M. P . was making at the time to Canter- stone pillars without aid of steel or and prerogatives which are the birth- edge that t.hey are not laying down , Mr Livingston, Whitehorse. bury, which is twenty miles inland s~am . The glass windows are very right of every British subj ect their lives in v. ain, ' for, to quot-e J . B. Close, of White Pass, in from the training quarte rs. Of his beautiful, but not more so than throughout the world, privileges McAulay',s Horatius, France. visit to Canterbury and the sights those we saw at the Pan-American which would be things of the past , Selwood T~nner. I to be seen there J ack's letter says : exposition. We are ·t aking pictures G hould the war-crazed kaiser and his " How can man die batt-er than fac~ Eric White. I " It was nice to cr awl into a around Canterbury this afternoon. militarists ever /lain t he upper ing fearful odds, Robert Varicle. feather bed last night after a month " We have fini shed our two weeks 'hand-which God forbid. F or the ashes of his fathers and the F. L. Gwillam, Dawson 'lawyer . on steel. As Canterbury is twenty of automobile theory and have left Yukon can look, indeed, with pride temples of his gods, GustR ve Espenon, miner, now with miles back from the ocean and one week of driving until just before '{)D this territory's record ,of' volun- And , for .the tender mother that 111th .French regiment. F olkstone, it is rather warm, but our driving examination. Things teer service in this hour of t he Em- dandled him to rest, Ed Groccaz. sitting beside a~ open window in a have gone very well with me so far, pit'a's peril and dire need, and n one And for the wife that nurses his C. Salamon,·· Russian. sh ady corner is lovely. We came the college training helping wonder- "It n ow looks as though we will be at Shorncliffe all summer. We see crui sers, destroyers and su b­ marines in the water every day, and llcroplanes and airohips, beautiful aluminu m covered ones, flying around every evening. They are 1Y" as large as German Zeppelins, but they are quite good sized, They do all kinds of stunts in the air. They are so common n o one looks .at them a.ny more."-Star . Not Like the Others Miss Allston, the pretty young teacher, was hearing the lesson on history, " Andrew Banks," sh e said, " what was there about George Washington which distinguished him frlllIl all other famous Americans?" ' ,. Andrew was silent for a mom~ut,. and then his face brightened. "He didn't lie ma' am" was his reply.-Lippincott' s Maga~ine . Two thousand feet above the sur­ face of the earth air is free from are caught in Lake Maracaibo, Vene­ germs. zuela. 'will ever be .able to say that at least baby at her breast," M. Miskedoff, Russian. I up by train yes~rday afternoon in fully at examinations. ~=~~w~~~ ~re l " ' ~ I~=~==~~==~======~=~=============~~===============-~ ' clbffi~ ~dm~~,~n~n~~ ~-~ lli~hru~ hm lor~oo~ B~le .p~uhmMt . q:~ ~9nl ••••••••••••• ~ •••••••••••• ~ ••••••••••••••••••• ~ ing {)f her h andsome cash su bscrip- quest .and from be~ng left ~ the , In addition to the Yukoners mon- I " i iollS t o the Patriotic and Red Cross mercy of the kaiser's licentious I tioned in the foregoing are betwe,m I • F unds, and in this respect she must soldiery.. 1 50 and 55 known as the Boy1c First=Class Hotel in Every Respect not forget to give a due Illeed of I:I?wevel', I th m k there is no t rue I Yukon detach ment, organized li eI''' praise to t he iridefatigaule Daughters ~ntl~her who has really any doubt I ' at the instance of Joseph W. Boyle, -of the E lUpire, bot.h seni or and III Ius heart as to the ultimate out- general manager of the can atl-iD1l 1 junior, und to the untiring eff· orts of come of th is titanic st.ruggle, ,01' who I Kondyke Mining company, who of Mrs. GeO!'ge Black, tlleir so capable do~s not absolute~y b. eheve that the 1 fered to outfit the lads, and "" , 0: regent. allies must and wd l eventually brmg have gon(' fonv~rcl . Sonw of L'10';'" On the shot-torn battlefields of the German horr6r down to the dust who sLa rt" d from Dawson droppd Flanders and France and at the Dar- never again · to rise as a 'menace to out or transferred while at Vancou- cJan elles the biood of i)ur bmve boys th e peacc of th e world. vel' to other detachment s. ·)th ... r is mingling with thnt of ou r l,'rellch I Yukoners at Front Yukoners enlisted in Vnn JO,"v"'r' to and Bplgian all ies aQ.d of British In conclusion, I append a list of make u p the full numbe··. 1 h,),~ warriors from all parts . of the wo rl d, names of Yukon Cl'S n ow at the front understood to have been with '.ne ' all acLuat-ed by tb e one desire to or on the way thcrc: I force when it proceeded .. thi·s sum­ preserve intact those glorious prin- Genera l Bm'stall, fo rmerly with the mer from Vancouver for Shorncliffe, ciples of freedom for which ourl Yukon l?jeld Force. . where they are training, include the fathers ~o often have fought and Major-General Sam B. Steele, for- following: 'died, and we all know that by their med y commanding the R. N. W. M. Aldcroft, William. self-sacrificing efforts they are keep- P ., Dawson. Babb, Richard. ing that grand old Union J ack, Colonel Thatcher, Yukon Field Black, William. which stands for so mU Gh to every Force. Blakie, Anthony. Britishcr, waving free and un sullied Golonel H . S. Tobin, Dawson law- 'Boutin, Felix. ~ver t.hose vast territories which I yer a:ld South African war veteran.. Burgess, Vincen t. have n sen to their present · state of Major C. M. Roberts, gold cornllll6' Curl'ie, WiIliam Kenneth. a fflU'lnt independence under the l s ione~"s office. in. early days. " ~ I EdelstoTJ, J ames. shado'r of Its protecting fo lds. Major J arvls, Illspector R. N, W' I ~'alconer, Peter . Some of our hoys, ala.!;, have 'sacri- M. P. and South Af!'ican wlir vet.- F orrest, Aubrey Ernest. ficed their lives in their zeal and (o'ran. F rame" WilIi am J ohn. ,thei r names will go down to all Captain Constantine, son of Super- Gentry, J ohn. posterity as beroes. W. L. Breeze, ·intendent Constantine, R.N.W.M.P. Hoskings, Arthm J ames forlllerly connected with many min- Captain Goodall, sergeant R. N. J ohn8to11, Walte,r Scott. I I Ottawa Hotel PARIS, DOMINION CREEK Well Appointed. Bar Livery in Connection. Hay Always on Hand and Feed ing cnterpri 5es in this territo~')' and W. M. Police, !?awsoll. I McAlpine, F ra.nk. a prominent New Yorker, met his Rev. J . Pnngle, Presbyterian 'I Morton, Truman Avery. I r · I ~~~IW$~ M¥iE#N@~ElII _ml""""""IIIIII"IIImIl"III1"""II""IIIIIIII"lIl1l1l1a±i $lI!H*1****m!II~ ial J. GRANGER, ' \ Proprietor death in FrAnce fighting' with the c !?rgY ll'lan, Dawson, :,OW chaplain in Morton, Robert. British troops. Mr. Godfl'ey, late {)f First CH. TJadlan ('ontmgp.nt. , McCuish, Neil. th e R. N, W. M. Police also, has Surgeon Forrester, Yukon Field Mackinnon, J ames. , 1~ fall en. Captain C. M. Mer ritt, of I i orce. . ., I Peppard, Ernest Lawrence. .1 ffliIi M*m_ ... * 6· '9 the First CHIladian contingent is I CaptalI! R. lVIllvalll, manager of I P eterson, F . J . ,mother. Harry M. cLennnn. Of ' the! Wulhr's Fork Dredge company. P inder, F rank G. Seyenty-second Highlande l's, after ' Captain Doherty. miner. Turner, Frederick. ~Ul'viving t he fierce fighting at Lwut. Guy H ope Sehal'SChmidt' l Small, Robert Arthur. lJaJ1gemarck, suecu l1lbecl to a stra v , of Whitehorse. Strong, H arold. hullet in the tr(!llches. H is fathe~ Captain H . B. Scharschmidt, of i Taylor, J oh n Albert. was a former mayor of Dawson. Whitehorse. _ I Waddell, Samuel G. These men huve indeed done all a Colonel E. H . Tl: ruston, for~ne~ ' , Those who enlis~d here with t he Illan can do, for they have laid down general manager of Northern Light Boyle detachment 3nd are known t o "their li ves for thei r friends, and no & Power company. have transferred to other detach- man ca n d o more than this. H . R. Selfe, . Bank of B. N. A. I ments include : Others, again, are now lying in Gat. H oward, Canadian Bank of Browns, Albert Edward. h ospitals, suffering perhaps untold Commerce, South African veteran. Fenwick, Robert. I1gonies fro m desperate wounds. George R. Clazy, eapitalist, now Fitzgerald, Edward. Captain S. H . Goodall, formerlv a with ambulance corps. Stewllrt, Hugh T. H . -sergeant in the R. N. W. M. Poiice, Aimar Auzias de Turenne,F irst l Tolley, J esse. here; Lieutenant Scharsch midt-, of Canadians. Recently about 50 Mon tenegrins Whi~horse, an d Alex Macd{)nald, W. P ?nderbu ry, miner on Quar~zl got t ogether here and offered to. go the son of Ch ~rles Macdonald, well creek. . to the front. The offer was Wired known here as a fo rmer clerk of t he Phil Creame r, with University, to the Montenegrin recruiting agent -court, and brother of Mrs. F . A. H. hospital corps. I at New York, and also was taken Sitwell, wife of F . A. H . Sitwell, of ' Howard Gre5tock, miner and prOS-I up with Ottawa. Everything was i he Yukon Gold company's st aff ; pector, Boer war veteran, now with ~ favorable until it was learned by also Gustave Espenon, wounded with Strathcona H orse. I the agent what t he transportation ' the French regulars in t he Alps, are J ack Watt, pro~pector, Boer war i costs 'from the Klondike would be I ".mong those 0 11 t h , e casualty li· sot. ve~ran, now wlth .Strathcona Horse. , an c l the distance to tra ve ,l. where­ Another wounded Yukoner is Ji m Andrew Hart, Nile campaign and upon the agen t wired a reply that 'Christie, famous Yukon hunter, who South African, now in East Africa. I the men could not be accepted at enlisted in Manitooa, and was Fred Wheeler, Yukon Gold and present, and stated that they could wounded near Ypres. Klondike Mine~ machinist, now with i not arrive there in time to catch the . For t.hose wounded we may be sure R. H . artillery. i transport. The , men ha ve scat~red I \ j.hat everything possible to assuage Alexander l\Iacdonald, 72nd High-I since, but it is understood the mORt ' their pain and nu rse them back .to jlanders, F irst Ca.nadian contingent. I of them are still in the count ry, 1 , ealth is being done. But when we C. Tennant, in gold commissioner's I mini ng and prospecting. , .top for a moment to wonder over office in early da.y::;. A large num be r of recruits also t,he horrors of the invaSIOn of )jel-l A. C. Colville. who walked to have gone from Alaska. Nearl y every J R. RUSK General Store Miners' and Prospectors' Supplies Outfits. Freighting and . Teaming and Paris, Dominion Creek Post Office in Store. R. RUSK, Prop. / Telephone Station. DonINION CREEK, Y. T. / ( / (' '. ' .. . , I, " . OAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY. AUGUST 17, 1915 , ~-~~~~~~~~~~~~ .... _ . . ___ ._...-..._D_._ .. _ .. _~_ .. -.-_ . . _ .. -..._ .. _ .• _ · .· _ ... _____ +-··_...-. , \ Nansen Cree~ and ' I t \' j \ Chara,;ter of Its Placers 1 . . '~ '. '_'.'_.'_.'_'G'_. '_.'_'.'_.'_'.'---; 'O_'. '_'.' _ _ .' _' .. --. .. _ .. _ . .. _._ .. _._._ ... _a._ . .• NHl lo,p ll el'l'ek is Oll(~ of the head- dwarf birch and willows, (';xLendo water tribuLitfie1i of l'iialillg r;ver, over nenrly tile wholp district, in­ allLl join,; l l1i ,; strca lll fro m the n or1 ,lt cludillg even portions of the upland 011 it, right ban k. it flow o in It ~urface . genelfll \Vd)' u.huost due south alld Tb e rocks exposed in . Nani'cn di,­ he, to the north of AIshIlll l{ l" ki' trid are dOIuinantly Igneou s aud f ll1d wp,;L 01 CUl'l nack on Lewe,; ' llleLamorphiu, and range from prob­ l~iver lliu mouth oi Na ll~en C.l'('p jz I ab ly Pr :l-Ca rnbrian to Tcrtim'Y in bcind aboul thirty llliles frO l1l Ca r- i age. Th e southern end of the d is- 111l1ck and a.bo ut 29 llliles hOlll AIslil- : t rwt nortitw, ll rd to mclude p or, tlOns hik village at t he north ern end of of \Vphber and. Dome creeks, is COIll­ Aishihik lakc, m easured as the cro w ' posed almost entirely of old' schist­ fiie:: . TllC term N:msen district is: ose roc:ks- rnain ly mica schists, u sed in this report iucludes on ly tht! quartz-l111ca' SClllstS, and quartzite area in tbu vicinity of Nansen ureek'j schists. These rock s, belong to the which was mal?ped l:iy the w~·~ter Yukon group, the members of which during the last summer (1914). Dns , a re ex tenslvc ly devel Oiped m ' Yukon district is a bout 10 mil~s long- llleas-I and Alaska, and are alll lOst undoulJt­ UJ'ed in a north and ;;o llth direction , edly of Pre-Cand, )J'illll age, b y se vtell a,Illl oll p.-h "11 llli leA W i1..~o' l The ~eological format~ons exposed .,,_ It includes all of Na rlsP~l and VIC-1 t_ hrougho.ut }~le l'emall~lllg .In~rc tona creek~ With lllost of their (,r1u - l l.olthetl~. ponlOn of ,~an,en dl:stJletl utarie:;, and enlbntcee all til e K tr e.alll:S aTt practICally all of Igneous orIgin. i n that local ity which h a ve been I and lnclude three rock groups-nu : found to co ntain place r gold. I older basic. to . semi-hasic group, andl Kallsen creek to the mouth of : two mor~. rece n.t, aci d groups which SUlllmit creck, l~as f l length of ab?ut are genencal~~ very elooely ,related ' l 'f nine milcs, and Summit creel" wlllch I Th e membel s of the lll ore basIC is really iLs con tinuation . has an I group are much the rnost .extcn- 'I a.dditioil a l len"th o[ " bo uL one and! slvely developed, II nu pXLend OVCI' ene-half llliles~ It is u gently flow- ~ th f' greater por~lOn ' ?! tI le llol'th ern ing strea m with an {)ven gl'.ade, and ' end of :he d~stnet. lll E'Y are HppHr- t he volume of water 'varies COllsidel'- 1 enlly of Caroomferous or early l\h'-! H bl" wi th th e season s, but ia at n o 1 S OZOIC age, and 'are all c lmraetens-I t ' ' t "'11A 1 VI' '' I '' eJ 1'11 ' tlcally clnl'k green 111 color. Th e" Hu e V Pl'y grea. vv d ~ " I ' • ~ • J I 1 '1 IJ'j I' lle' up alollg th e I r ange lrl cha racter from d(' ll Se u y , a, IOU~ 1 llg . 1 I . h. T ' . .k·· I ' I f strealll'~ l'O Ul'oe t here WiiS eonsider- , ap am I l: I OC " In. WllCl nOlle 0 ably 1.I 1(Jl·P water, along the lower : the . nuner~l (;O nst1tuen ts a re dl~­ P'lTtiOll~ (lf the vallc \' there \\'[\0 not ' ('el'mbk to lIw unaided (,.\'P. to 111 P -1 ~ufficient to lllaint;i ll t he ~tream, I dlUlll .textured, h olocrystalhne m el1l­ and thl~ only water ill tb e ('h annel 'I' bcrs m whIch hornblende, blOtltl', I consisted of occasional IjjHconnected feld,pars, or other. Irullerals are 1 Th , . ho ' vel' had ; qmte l apparent, and lnclude '" nU Hl- Pb oO s. . c t . sea ll son,., we T11e , rel a- ' bel' of types, m ainly diori es, di a- een exeep IOn a y ury. " I b u' d b Its tively small ,amount of wa, ter near I ~~es, au eSltes~ all asa . the mouth of the stream was largelv I lhe more aCId rocks are of t.wo due to the water sinking thl'Ough th~ I groups, a. d eep,-seated or plutonic \ '\- 1 d d el hI 'ch over I group of mtruslve rocks that h ave c90se san s all gra, v sW-I TIT h b't d he t he boulder clay .along this por- prevaI lllg y a ~ralll' le l a 1.' an '. ,a . F'· ~ t 'tion of the valle bottom . A . mile rel~ted vol~amo group lI1cludmg I n e~ 'or so higher up,Y there was lOO to I m~mly gramte p~r"phynes ' and rhy~ 200 miners' inches or even more, ohte~. The ~rallltIC .mtruslves are '1 .JIMMV'S PLACE line of FRUITS in the North. Fresh supply QfCANDIES from the best makers. HOj\slE=MADE CANDI'E: S fresh every day. and 0 ,.+ ,he East fork .a·od on Summit graYlsh to pmklsh 111 color, and cree)P~ the two up,permost tributaries have the general appeal'anee of 9f- Nansen cr, eek, there was a pproxi- granites. T~y. cut the memb;rs of ) 'mately 50 miners' inches of w.ater, the more asIC group.' an are Finest CIGARS, l'OBACCOS and SMOKERS' ARTICLES in the City Several of the tribu.taries appeared thought to Tt;: of 1 Jur.asslc:r Creta­ to carry almo" t as much water as ceous ag~ . e vo ~alllc r~ s ,appe? r the parent stream below t heir conflu- ~ ,constltute, at least. mamly, mar- PHONE S-B s e e showin that at different glnal or sur.f~ce .phase.s 'Of the deep- - - ------ ----- - --- ~ ' t I tgh ' k th' e . loss sea "ted granItIC 111, truslves, but may Joe Britton , No. 49 above dis-' I ~:mIm~ POID S .a ong e cr.ee re l'S. . .:I ,~\tA "';!'o::ltIA&!tm""""DaM!·NRMf'M"'Ii"i* . f t f 'd d s p e 111 some cases represent ·later erup- covery, I .- Q wa er rom, un ergroun ee ag . tions from the saIlle parent magma. l3ernh~rd t Brit,ton, No. 49 :d)ove. Victori a creek is approximately of These acidic volcianics range in discovery. I the same length as Nansen creek" GJ;I!U~~~1i I rqm . dellse, cherty i'byo- Walter Btounty, No. 4fl a bove dis ,;. 1.fei'i\g" a:bout 10 mile~ long,· but it, lites to medi'um-textured gr'a'ni'te-llor- covery. contains more water, :possibly twice phyries , The rhyolitic members of Ludwig J ohnson , No. 59 abo ve cli'~- a s m uch . t his group along the East fork of ' covery. Th e valleys of Nanse n, and Vic- Nansen creek, and elsewher e arei .H illmer BrinU~oll , No. all ~bove tori a creeks a re wide, fl a.t-bottomed, much silicified, and resemble Chet·ts.\ d Iscover y, typi cally U,shaped depressions with They are, in fact, locally termed by . P ay ha s been struck on No. 40b steeply inclined wRlls which rist' to I the miners "qu artzites," but in I a nd on creek clRim N o. 59 above. t11 upl and sur(ace Ilaving a general I places exhibit quite distinct quartz M ertin , -\nderson and H ill me l' 13rint­ elevation of abo~t 5,300 feet, the and feldspar phenocryst s, These i son a nd Ludwig J ohnson . pnrtners, mouth of Nan sen creek be ing a bout rocks pass grad u ally into the more are thp lucky ones. 3,700 feet above sea-leveL Occa- coarsely textu red granite porphyries, A l1uggpt worth $ 14.50 W llS t,aken sional s umm its rise ll. few hundr, ed which are generally light gray in from the I JOttOlll of ~ shaft recently feet. above th e general upland, but color, but, like the rhyolites, are in put down by Cooley, R ector and th rougho . ut th e district the hills are m any pll aces stained yellowish to I, H:l.nson _on cla ihl 48 abo ve. generally wl'll rounded and have reddish with iroll-oxide, 'I h e Kll'kma n road work hus jllst gentle slopes. Plaeer gold is believed to have 'I been fini shed. Angus McLeod WIJS During the glacial peri od, all the been first found in N ansen district forenlHn for ~he governlll : llt. Th e I largt'!' valleys of , th e dIst-n et hecame by H enry S. Back in July, I ll:!:! . work 18 a b1g llnpro v(,lTl t'n t. The old I partly filled with boulder 01"y and Mr, Ba ck h ad come froUl Selkirk on trail hu s been stumped (m d lllllch I other glacial deposits which floor a prospecting trip wi '~,h a partner, gr~d ing done 2nd in many places I thefe depressions te near Lhe heads I Ham, Kline, an d found whH I; h e cnn- new road was op ened up and ' I of the streams. As the district, 11 sidered ' to be good panning on NH n- br idges buil!;. Only $1.000 'Nas ap­ howcvt'r~ is situa!te~ near the ed ge , of sen creek, n ear the Illou, th of Dis- pl'oprialcd, ,md to (:over a di stance i th e. g l~lC:I:ited zone m Yukon, , th e Ice covery creek . Afte r remaining in of seven mIlcs "n d make even a I actIOn (ltd not extend morc than a I this. vicinity two or three days, t he i po~slble road was no s lllall prob- : few hUll~red feet up th e valley sitl~s, I partners continued on their ' journey,l l.e l1l to tac~le. HO~"PVI" l' , th, € best I an d Qon~e,quently t he glac1111 deposlis I and n o one 1£ known tu have furt lt cl' rcsults pOS: l bie llJl(!PI tl,I P I.lTcum- 1 do not [' ,[[ch fa r Cl bove tllP present i I!1v€stigateu the discov, ery, Or (,c &ta nees, have becn aUalllP'l. The main valley bottoms. Thc tributaq I have fou nd gold in Lhe vicinity, un- Kirkma n people arc anxIous for a , streams il l most places have deep, til the spring .of 1907, when Ml'. postofilce an d are in grea t nt'ed of a i narJ'Ow, steep-walled vallpy" , tIll' BacI{ retul'u ed \\'ith lds son, Frank better m ail 'en-ice, larger of which are in most places H . Hack, and has since been idcnti- H ., A, MORSE. floored. with at lcas,t a. few feet of fied with t he district, Recent ~rrivHls from Kirknwn I' I Wholesale and Retail MEAT ERCHANTS P rompt Delivery Made to Points in Terri tory. Inllnediate Attention to Mail or Wire Orders Yukon DA W50N, Y. T. PHONE 33 boulder clay ovedai ll by .other ouper-j The first claim to be actu ally rc- state that the :;(-'vell miles of roall io fici'al detri'"~,] [lccutnul a.tions , . corded was llis. coveiy clainl on Nall- good enol!gh 101' automobiles to i ............. HIIlMl!N.BI'IIIID!1lI.'!l1lElmllo'!lll!. · AMWm.!!'ii4Iiikji!t:~~·mI§ilI.Dlimir:il 'Ylf~i\BJif-iI!!Ii~.Bmr.!IIiIi lll .. Il' ................. lIIIii Th e dIstnct ,as a wholp. 15 very sen creek , which wss staked on t arvel on. SpMl's" ly forested, but spruce treps June 13, 1910, by F rank H. Back ,-.---- = "uffi~ient ly large fo r building eahins unci Tom Bee . Since that time nlin- No t a Cough CUI·e. ~nd fur O~~MY ~aoor miui ng o~~ ~g an d pro~Wtiilg lills ~en jn~~ " A liUe ~rl ~Uing ne~ ~ nle in J !·~~~~~I.I.~I&~&~~m~·~~~~I~.~ ~~~~~w~ -ii r'~~ ••• ~a~ rl~ell~~.~~~.~~~~~.~~~~.~~~ llliol1s grow in p la c. es in the valley mitt-cntly ca rried on in this loca li ty . I church wa s cough i .ng," said Mrs . bottoms, in s ome of the draws, :1ncl Practica ll y :111 the creeks in Nan ';PIl I J ones at th e card club, "So I whi.'­ on o( ;casional shelte red portion s of district werc ~L olle time staked pered to h er mother for permission , the hillsides. A dense growth of from end to en d, but many of tlte I to slip h er a ,cough drop. The chil~ 1 1 underbrush I'rom four to SI X feet HI claIms wer e allowed to lapse.-Dr. bad 1t III hel mouth a llloment ana h eight, and consisting mainly ' of D. D. Cairnes. · then swallowed it ." ' " Would you k'indly give her aI- .. ....-....-....... ___ . • _.-..-.._ .• _ ...... ___ ._.-.-________ . • _. ____ ........ _~-+ other ?') the mother \vhispcred. ;, i " I 'm sorry. but 1 had on ly the ! t one,' I answered, t JI ¥. •. C .. · I "Coming out of church I felt in my ] : 1 to' ... "Ir'\..man reeT\. Actlve;t:1. I pocket and was horrified to fi sh out I1 the cough drop. You sec, I had had J a cough drop and a button in my .-.-.. _. ___ 0,-._._._._' __ 0_._.' _'.'_'._0. ___ .. -, pocket." KIR, KMAN, Aug, 15. _ P ay has! covery, "Ann whAt did you do?" chorus.d the womell at t h e tab le " Did "ou been strucl: on every claim on Kirk- Robel·t SIN 44 I ' . .1 , , e rnp e, o. a love dis- tell her mother ?" man which is being prospected ex- covery . cepting 45. The following is a list Erneot of miners now mlrnng on the G'Teek: covery. "No, I didn 't; J w as mad. It was Crobb, No, 44. above dis- a very unusual butto Il from m y ne,,, William Ahern, No. 11 above dis- R. A. Mose, No. 45 above d is- covery . covery. Mr. Robertson, No. 9' above dis- William Laderoute, No. 46 above covery, ui~covery. J ack Koski, No. 40 above dis- Frederick Nelson, No. 46 above covery . discovery, O. P eterson, No , 40 above diS- 1 Charle~ Nelson, No. 46 above dis- covery. covery, M artin Anderson, No. 40b .above J ohn Turner, No. 46 above dis- discovery. eovery . Oscar Brander, No . 42 above dis- William Cooley, No. 48 above covery. discove ry, Frank Brander, No . . 42 above dis- E . Rector, No. 48 above discovery, covery. Theodore H anson, No, 48 above George Sauvey, No. 43 a.bove dis- discovery, covery, Willia.m H aas, No. 49 above dis- Eugene Gilbert, No 43 above dis- covery . ~ J' J' sui t." Huhl "It says here that a man is what he eats, Do you believe t ha t ?" asked the Old Fogy. "Su re J do," replied the Grouch, "Every time I get on a street car I mee t a guy who eats pork three times a day," " Do you find the life of a com­ muter pleasant?" " Yes. If you catch your train you fee! relieved, and i f you miss it you get a chance to rest awhile longer." - W ashington Star. ( ( I )' ( On Discovery Day or Jlny Other Day in the Year You ean Get the Best ---50c MeaJ--- in the Town at the eentral C!!a/e Pete Marcovich & eompany, = Proprietors • A fFSM ( ./ / " • DAY/SON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST L7, 1915. ~.~0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0m0.0.0m0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.'~~0.0.~.~.~.~~.~.~.~.~.0.~0.~0 ~ ! i Commissioner George Black on . . . ! i . Conditions in the Yu~on i ~ . / . . 0 ~.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0._e.g01i!0[;!~mi m01l:0r1H.~·1ilI0a0i110.0a0.0.0.~0.0.0110B0B0.0.0.0.0.0Ii , . The three ch ief producing dis- ' gold output h us eome. an d ('.oTlt.in ues I ~he MH YO . district in qUHrtz prospe~tc triets of Yukon "re the KloJl(11ke. to cO l1Je. J30I'WllZS. hld orado, Hun· mg than m the Dawson or Klondlke Mayo and Whitehorse d istricts. l,er und Gul ,l RUll lIa ve for years I di oirict. A :rich deposit of silver· Mining of th e I\lJ OW ll "feas of gold ' been givi ng up almost us IIlUch gold lead ore. 'and several veins ' of rich bearing gravt'l~ in the Kl olldik t-' dis- , to the dredge s. as they did to the I gold·bearIng ore have bee n dlSCOV· ·trict ajOTlP \\·il.l I,e i3Ufli~ipnt to mp· : placer lIlin!'r. Dominion, Sulphur, I ered, all of .which have increased in port ti,e pre.'ult po pu lution c[ Lhat Qua rtz. 13" ' · 11' lIlld Uold Bottom are value and SIze a·s Work on them pro· ditriet for lnllr:;.- YI'Hr". nlin ing in ;;s )'t-'t untouclletl by the urt-'dgps and gresses. Shipment of th e silver ore that di fit rict Ijl' in'~ l' pw·l'-.',:Il.v ,!i ! h ydra l.!lie.'. has just begun and although only in an cxperimental stage, h as already proved highly profitable. The indi- 1 cations are that. in the very near future an important quurtz camp will be estahlished there. The Mayo district also supports a considerable . population at placer min.ing. Dredges i I have not as .yetentered that field . I bu t the large area1! of gold·bearing I gravels on the producing creeks will: I in all probability, prove of great value to mine ,by that or similar ad· · van ced methods after the pl acer I miners are through . I Extensive deposits of copper are known to exist in . the Whi\ ehorse I district. These will ulldoubtedIy be pI'ofitably developed an'd support a large population. . I Coal mining is bping successfully carried on at Tantalus, on the' Yu· kon river, .ab,?ut the center of the territory, and as the demand in· creases the business . w.ill grow pro· I portionately. The ' quality of the I cOHI is good . and improving with I I depth! . , Ag.ric~lture as an ad junct to min· I ing is an important industry. Ex· I perience l1as shown t'hat vegetables I and fodder can QP grown to such an extent as to !:le of great value to the popuhttion. The supply of Cillti-r vated products is regulHted by the demand. As the d evelopment in mining ' operations increases th9 number of people ___ 'making their homes in Yukon, so the importance of Hgriculture will increase. I Large ar~a's of grazing lands exist in southwestern YuWtm, wherc exper­ iments · in stock .· ra.i. sing are in GEORGE BLACK, COM MISSIONER OF YUKON pr02ress. . _ ----. The futur e of Yukon is one of done by the more advanced metho.ds Iws been done in .the Klondike dis· great possibilities. It is a territory 'Of dredging and hydraulicking in trict in the way of miner·li!te pros· of vast exteJ.lt. Only a ' compara· . _ the han 'ds of three CO III})lllll eS OWll - pecting for qunrtz. Promising sur- tively sma n portion of it has been , ing the lo" er valley of i1w Klondike. f· ·· cc pl'ospects 1I :1\'e been found , but thoroughly prospected . SuperfiCial Bon~nza. E1doraJo, Hunl,er, Do· ,.remain undeveloped .. It is likel! that I examinations of outlying districts· lnIIllOn, Golrl Run, Sulphu r, Quartz ' when ca rJltul turns lts attentIOn to have for the .most part been encour­ and Gold Bottom cr.eek-s, the creeks . th e search for qu iutz. valuable de-I aging, and it is not unreason able to from which th e bulk of Yukon's : posits will be uncovered. I expect a repetition 01 the rich placer Up to the present time very ' littie ' More progress , has been !fade iD: strikes of former years. . . I' /. • " I OPERATINq STR. VIDETTE AND PAULlN'E 'Weekly Service Between Dawson and flay' o, SteW-art . River an~ Way Points GASOLIN. E LAUNCHES Hazel - : B. and 'York B. Stewart, Pelly, ON White, Rivers and Porcupine / to LARGE GAME HUNTER5 1 OUR GASOLINE LAUNCHES ARE THE MOST COMFORTABLE AND SWIFTEST ON THE RIVER LIGHT DRAFT AND CAN REACH THE HEAPWATERS OF ALL SIDE -'STREAMS INTO THE GAME COUNTRY . .' vye Have. This Year Made Larger Shipments of HO, USE FU RN ISH. I NGS • . . - Than for some years past and can show yo' THE LATEST in any kind of FURNITURE ,ou desire . We have some splendid pieces in MISSION STYLE, GENUINE LEATHER COVERED ARM CHo.lRS AND ROCKERS, WICKER FUNITURE of a ll kinds, OFFICE FURNISHINGS, DESKS AND CHAIRS, WASTE BASKETS, BOOK CASES, ETC. CARPETS ~.D SQUARES IN BODV BRUSSELS AND' WIJ,.TON , a great va.riety of patterns and designs of the best weaves. In addition to the high quality of our ~Carpets THE PRICES ARE THE LOWEST. Oil CI(!)tbs and Linoleums of Every Kind and Description' TAPE ;TRIES-An' . Extra Fi Selection-Some Late Designs in HUNGARIAN CRASH, THE LATEST THING OUT Blank~ts, Comforters and Eiderdowns I THE FAMOUS OSTE:.RMOOR MATTRESS in All Sizes as Well as Others in Various Qua'llties Chinaware In Addition to Our Fine Line of TOILET SETS, etc.,- We Have St~cked a Complete Line of DINING ROOM AND J; ITCHEN 9 H . INA AND CROCKERY AND ,GLASSWARE N~'ponset Wall Board A Superior WALL BOARD With' a ~ard Finish That Will Take Any. Kind of Paint Without Sizinc We Have This in Dark Oak Stains and in Light Pebbl,d Finish . \/ ' COMPARE OUR PRICES ' WITH OTHf RS AND · WE ARE CONFIDENT WE WILL GET '(()UR BUSINESS PRANK LOWE _ ,r I' r • • - .' .) The ~ousefurnisherr P . O. BOX 63 r . TELEPHONE ' 78 1910 ..... .... . . . .. ........ November 10 1903, June 14 . ....... . ... Whitehorse. 1911 .. . .... . ... . . ... ....... Novem·ber · n 1904, June 8 ... y ... .. .. ProspeCtor. . 1912.. ... . .. .... November 13 1906, June 1. .. . . . .. .... Vidett e. ~ RECORDS OF YUKON: RIVER Average for Ilin0 yea rs, Nov. 16. 1905, June 3 . ... ... .. ... Whitehorse, OPENING OF R~~~~NAT DAWso~ 1 CLOSI NG;;-F 'yU KO;;- :::: ~:=. ~::::::: :: .. ::~~li~~~::Ca. 2. '35 p. Ill. RIVER AT ST. MICHAEL 1908, June 13 . . . .... ... .. Pauline. 1896 .. .. .. .... .. ... May l!J, lS97 .............. . May 17, 4:30 p. m . ] 875.... .November 20 . 1909. June 14 . ........ . .. Whiteh l!Jr·se. ]S9S . ....... . . .... . May 8, S:15 p. Ill. 1876 . . .... .... . . ........ .. November 6 ~~IO, ~une 11 . ........... Whi0horse. , 1899 ..... ...... . . ... May 17, 4:10 p. m . lS77 ........ . ........... . . November 15 12, un'll 4 . ...... . .. . . Oasca lOOO .. ... ....•..... May . 8, 6 :00 a. m . 1S78. . ..... . . ... . .. .. No'vember l~ 1913, June 16 . . .. .. . . . ... Casca. 1901 M · 14 413 n 1880 ..... . . .. .. . . ... .. . ... Decembe" _ " 6 ~914. June 3 . ..... ... ... Casca. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. ay , : p. I . ,... . . 191 J 1902 ..... ... .. ... ... May 11, S :45 p . m. 1881. .......... ........ .. December 7 -6 j une 4 .... ... .. . .. Casea '. ' 1903 .. .. . .. .... . .. . M,ay 13, 11:38 a. m. 1382. . . .... . . ..... . .. . .. . November 25 Will n 1912 and 1914 the CaBon left ]904 ... ... ... .... .. May 7, 9:44 a. m. 1883 .... . .... . . .. . . . . .... . November 21' IV'd'tehorse on June L in 1905 .tt e · ]905 ...... . ....... ; 'May 10, 5:21 a. Ill, 18B4 . ....... .............. 0 ctober ]0 ~h~tte left .~here May 30, . andt e ]906 .. ..... . \ ...... MilY 11, 7 :45 a . 1TI. 1885 .... ... . : ... . , .. .... . November 5 Itehorse .:rune 1. ' . ' 1907 ..... ...... .. .. May 5, 6 :52 p. m. 1886 ....... .. . . .. . ... . . : .. Novemb~r 13 Steamers . om lower . ·Laberge ar- 1905 ... , ............ May 7; 5:27 p. m. 1887 .............. .. ...... November 2 tr~ve in, Dawson every . spring about 1909 .... .. .. .. ..... May 11, 9:46 p . m. 188S ........ . . .. : .... ..... November 18 IlC 25th of May. Tr!!'ders wishing 1910 .... .. ... ...... May]] . 4:06 D. m . 1'38~ ......... . .. ... ....... N{)vember 16 to catch those boats CI"OS S Lake La- 1911 .. ... .. . .. .. .. May 7: 12 : . 27 p .. m 'I ' 1890 ......... ... .. ....... N. ,ovemuer 11 ' ~erge from Whitehorse 0 11 tIll;' last 1912 .... ... . .. ..... May, 9, 10:Q3 p. m. ]891. ............... . . . . . . November 14 ice or take the trail around t.he lake. 1913 .... .... .... .. . May 14 5 :11 D . m. I 1902 .. . .. .............. .. November 2 ' . -,..------ 1914 .. ..... .. ...... May 10: 9:11~. m. 1903 ......... : .... . .. .. ... N'ovem,ber 18 i RECORD FOR IC'E , 1915 .... .... .. ..... . May 3, 5:55 a. m 1904 ........... ' . ........... November 11 STOPPING AT WHITEH'ORSE 1 1901. ............. ........ November 21 CLOSING OF YUKON OPENING OF YUKON ' , 1902 ... ....... . . . ... .. ... . November 22 RIVER AT DAWSON · . AT ST. MICHAEL ll903 ....... . :~ .. .. .. .. .... November 14 1899 .... .. ....... :0ct. 23. 1876. ~ .. ... · ...... . ..... . ... .. .. JlI~ 81 1904 ..... :, ... • . ... ... . . . .. November 25 1900 .. . ... .... . . .. Nov. 2, 5 ,3 . Jll. 1877 .. ' .. .. ...... .. . .. .......... June 13,1905 ...... . . : .. ........... November 27 1902 .............. Nov. 4. 1879 .. . ....... . ...... : . ...... . ,June 81 1906 ... . . ....... . . .. ... .. . November 29 1903 .. .. .. . . ' .. . .. . Nov. 10, 1:45 a. 111.1 188 . 0 ..... . . .. .. ..... ........ ... June 2711907 ........... ... ........ DeCember 13 1\104 . . . . .. .. ... .. . Nov. 8, 8:50 p . m. lS81: ... ..... . .. . .. . . .. ...... . . June 11 1908 .... ... ... . . .. ... . .. .. Nov~mber 1 1905 .............. Nov. ]9. 12:50 p. 111. 1 1 1882 . ... . .......... .. .... ...... June 9 J909 . ..... .... ........... . November 12 1!)06 .... .. ........ Nov. 7, 5:15 p. m. 1883 ..... ....... ... .... ........ Jun~ 8 191O ... · .. .. ..... . . ....... November 19 1907 .............. Nov. 1, 1:15- p. m. IJ884 ... ......... .... ..... . . .... June 10 1911 ........ . .. . . . '\ . .. . . . November 14 1908 . ............ Oct. 26, 3 a. m. 1 1685 .... ................ ....... June 5 1912 ...................... Decemb~r 2 1909 . .. .Nov. 11, 12:25 a. 1TI . 1837 ..... ... : .. ............. ... June 1411913 .... ........ , ......... Novemb~r 20 "J910 .... .. ... : .... Nov. 4, 11:40 p. m .l l SSS .... .... ........ .. ... .. .. .. June 811914 ................. . .... December 3 1911. .......... .. Nov. 8,/ 6:30 p. m. Hi99 .. .. ... ..... : . .. . .. . . : .. . ,. .June 231 1 'SUNLlGHT-~T DAWSON . 1912 . ..... .. ... . "Nov. 8, 9:03 a . . 111. ]890 ... . ... ... . . ... . . .. ........ June _5 , -LENGTH OF DAYS 1913 .. ........ . '" N{)v. 7, 8 :10 a. 111. JS~1. .. . .. . ... . . .... ' .......... JU1J e ]) / Db ' und I b I 'll 1914 ... ... .. ... " .Nov. 15, 10 :56 a. m . 1893 .. ...... .......... .. ..... .. June 10 h awsoTl'd ' emg surro ec y l! s, 1894 ... . . .. . .. .. ... .... ........ June 23 t e :;;m ,.;::ppeaTs below tIl e hori- CLOSING OF RIVER lS95 ........ ..... . .... ......... June lSI ' ~on ece fm r h 3 , and cannot again AT YUKON CROSSlNG 1896 .. .... · .. ..... .. .. . .... : .... June 25 1 ",e seen rom t e center of town or 1905 D . b 7 i 1897 the foot of Queen street until J anu- ... . ... .. ............. ecem er 1 1 1098 ..... . .. ... . . .. .... . .. . . '.' :June 22 1 ary 8, following, making a total of HI06 .. ......... .... . · . . .... December J 1 C' •••••••• ••• • • •••••••••• • ••• June 13 136 d' W07.. . . .. November ~81 1S99 ... , .. ... .......... ... .... : .. .TlIn" 10 Su~ri~ht at Da . wson.l· atitude 64° 4 / 1908 ....... .. .... ......... November ~S 1900 ...... .. .. ........ . ..... ... June S N . 1 1908............ . .. November 411901 . ..... ..... ............ ... . July 3 i D" aP£roXllnate y : 19OCJ . . . . ... ... ... .. .. . . ... November 21 1902 .. .. .. .......... .... ....... June 5'1 . ecem er 21. ......... 3 hrs. 35 mins. 1910 .... .. . . ... . --: ..... ... ,November 27 11\103 ......... .... ..... . .. . . ... . June 18 1 January 1. .. . . .. . ..... 3 hrs. 52 mIll's. 1911 . .. . . .. . .... . ......... November 15 1904 ... ......... . : .. ..... ... .. . June 20 1 ianuary 15 ......... .4 hrs. 57lh m~ns. 1912 .... .................. November 30 lOOS .... ....... .. .. ....... ..... June 141 F~uary 31. .. ......... ~ ~rs. 45 m~ns. 1913 . .. ............ . ...... NovembE'r 26 . I Me r.~ary 15 ..... .. ... . 8 rs. 18 mills. 1914 .......... .......... . .. December 5 ARRIVALS OF FIRST lI-rc 1. ........... 9 hrs. 5n~ mins. STEAMERS EACH YEAR M a.rch 21 ....... : ................ 12 ~rs. bLOSING OF YUKON June 21.. , .. .. ... ..... 21 hrs. ~ mms. RIVER AT SELK I RK The following dates of arrival atl • Dawson of the first steamers from \ Dies on ' Koyukuk River The foll owing is . a tabl!' of the Whitehorse through Lake Labergc TREADWELL, Aug. 3.- C. S. Dick- dates of Y Uk Oll river closing at were obtained from the White Pass hut, whose death on the Koyukuk Selkirk: 1 ofllcials with thc ·exception of the \ was . reported by 'wire from F air- 1904.: ..... ......... .... . . Novelllber 2~ 1 sailing anel arrival of the police banks, was a Treadwellite, who left 1905 .... . . . . . ... . . ....... . November I I steame r Vidctte in 1905, which was here three months ago in company s. C. BARRINGTON, Manager A. W: H. SMITH, Agent 1906 . . ........ . . . .. . ...... Novelllber 16 takcn from the News file~: with Ben Leonard for the KoYukuk. 1 1907 ........ .... ..... .... .. Novornher 10 1900. June 21. ............ Victorian. Mr. Dickhut was employed on the ]908 ........ .. ............ 0ctoDer 2i 1901. June 12... .. .. '~awsoll. diamond drill for a couple of years ~.~ _____ • __ D~.g._~m_._ERa __ •••• _ •• m ___________ ~l WOO ..... . ........... . .. ~nm~13 W~~M 2 . . .. . ... . . WW~~a ~~.~=m~: !. ,w;t; ( ! • \.. ,l ' " \ \ ) ., " \,' ~, J 'I .. , '. . I I (' I. ' , I , I I~ I; ). \' I /1( I 'I " I " 'r' I " .. i ,j.' " DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TU ESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. - • • JI , " t;. Direct I.mporters of 'BEER , ' C ascade and B u ·dVJeiser Henn~s.sey and Martel Cognac ,~ i • ' Mumms Champagne , I .... . La Africana and Upmann Cigars All the Leading Brands ' of Cana4ian and • ~ f'_ ,.(." .. io: ... I~'. J Foreig'n Whiskies It, ,,- ~ , (;", •. , ~ " . \ I 'M' .~. I, ----- ..... == ~~fi~,~tifififififi.~.~~~~ •• fi~.~~'al~~~n~rugp~ro~ymd~illYl~~~ilie~~MdpmtiM ~ilie : . " ~ I treeless plateau on the, east; and in basin, howe:,er, and possibly of the '; ~ 'UT TVOI J.. T~S M't7e''rDR' TO T Te' . , the middle a broad" . almost level,! whole , of thlS portlOn of Canada are , L U-J\; I '1 V , L V J. L. 1. I U V ~ ; forested lowland with ' the 'trunk 011 and gas, evidences of which are i • r stream like , a great . ,artery flowing fCj\und from the height of hmd on the five million dollars' worth of furs annually, and of this amount tne Mackenzi e basin supplies proba.bly one-third. • .. J.. TD TG' UDQID 'rUD TT AST ~ I northward to the Artcic 'sea, fed on slluth, to the Arctic ocean on the Youiest V. C. ~ 1 V L1. I lID 'I\ --- 1. 1. J.L r .11. . ! one hand from the melting B n0Y's north. The original source of both LONDON. - The youngest soldier '! ~ : of the mount, ains and on the other these substances is believed- to be in who has been awarded the Victoria '! Mr AC'KE' X T Z'T"C RITT7DR B' AS'LrJ..T ~'hand from the numberless lakes ofjthe 'Devonian rocks Md since these Cross is Private .... Edward Dwyer, of i ..l'1 1 V.. 1.L 1. r £. ..l'1 1 V ~ the plateau region on the east. rocks cover about half of the total the East Surrey regiment: He is, i ' . . • The Mackenzie ranks as one of the area of the whole Mackenzie basin only eighteen year.s of agp.. On his. ~~"""~fi""".~""""~ eight great rivers of the earth. Its the possibility of discovering oil return to his home in Fulham , he' , ; , I . , . 1 length is reckoned ,at' about 2.800 pools of importance in this region is found the street ablaze with festooJ) S! (By Charles Camsell, in the Cana- l5!ees to 69 degrees. All the vane- The .mountam provmce at near y miles to the head of Peace river and excellent, Gas has been proven in of flags stretching across the road. dtan Mining Joumal '.)~Tpe Macken- tl~S of g~eat land forms of mo~n- all pOIIl1is merge~ gradually by a its volume has been estimated to be great quantity by several drill holes, Private Dwyer, who wa, s a green­ zie is one of the great rivers of the t~ld d pI~~~~ ~~d b pla1ea~ are 1Il- ~ercea~e ~f t~leva~l~n ~~ \:a\ten~ about half a million cubic feet per but little intelligent effort has so grocer's , assistant when he j Ained p.a~th d,aining an area 682,000 cue Wl m 1 s oun aIles. ~ng d ou 0, e su~ :a~e I m 0 . e ~~' second. It is exceeded on this con.- far been . directed to the search for the East Surrey regimen,t, in an in­ squa;e miles in exte~t or about one- The basin of the Mackenzie river ant IProVlrtn?e , w flC t ' hocc~te~ .e . tinent only by the Mississippi in oil.' Some drilling has been done on terview, describing his gallant fe~t" fifili of th~ total area of Canada. comprises three main physiographic ~en.ra : ' Ion o. e , QC ~nzl~ length, volume and drainage area, the Athabaska riv but · sites for said: "It was a very small affair, , More than onc-third of its basin is provinces. On the west is the great as~~. d lSI ~rOVl~Ce 1 lS d a th ro\ but it is greater in length and drain- the drill holes have more , often been and I (J.on't want to say mu~h aQ,(lut, still a "terra incognita" to the white series of pal'allel mountain ranges n~ hW~~ ~ OP~Dg . 0; an ~~u~ age area than the St ; Lawrence . determined by ilie suitability of the it. I only ~id my duty. But if you man and is known only to a few known as ilie Rocky Mountain sys- ~ lC A t· e :t c .enzle o,~s ge~ / k 0 It is a magnificent natural water- ground for camps· rather than by a want to know, it happened in this small roving bands of Indians of the tem. rising more or less abruptly to ~ rc lC k lS ad ,coufn T , y 0 d a. es way allowing steamers of five feet study of the rock structure. The re- way. I was,in , a trench ,on the side­ great Chipewyan stock. This in spite heights V\:hich in the south often at- a~ mu~ e~s a"!l ° d m!~n e~nlg draft to ascend without interruption suIt has consequently been disap- o.f Hill 60, when the other fellQws ?f the fact thdat it diS d 12 t 5 y~t~rs s.in~~ tain 10,000 feet and on Mt. Robson ~o:a~:lle;:mgT~~ ::en~:Es y ot ;~t~ from the Arctic ocean 1,400 miles to I pointing. _ - retired, and I was left alone, The­ It was first escen e 0 1 S mou reach 13,000 feet, but in the ex- surface is only broken ' here and the, rapids ' on SI~ve . ri:,er at. Fort, The fi~heries of the great lakes of Germans were ina trench only fif- ' by , that. noted . explorer, Alexander treme north rarely exceed 5,000 feet. there by a few rounded wooqed hills Sm~th. Ab?ve thlS It lS na,\'1gable the Ma.ckenzie, 'namely, those of teen yards away-so close that I Ma?ke~zle . It lS, however, recen.tly Many of the stronger tributaries or ranges such as the Gariboo moun. agam for l1ghter draft steamers' on Athabaska, Gre-at Slave and Great could. hear them talking' in their­ ?egmIllng to a~traet some ,attenho~ of the Mackenzie cut deeply into tains north of Fprt Vermilion, the the Peace and Athabaska rivers Ior Bear l!tkes, are among the mo; t lingo, I knew that if they took this­ In the comlll:crClal world am !ng me these ranges and some, indeed, such Horn mountains west of -Fort Si mp- a total length of about 1,500 mlleS! valuable of the assets of the region. trench it would be, a bad job for our' who are wlllmg to explolt ,lts nat~ra.l as the Liard and ,Peace, _ cut rig~t son, and an unnamed range of hills , in three sections. Includi~g its hitefish and lake trout are the other trenches behind, 50 I collected resources, The .agncultural p?rtlOn, through them, drawmg some of theIr which lies east of the M.ackenzie I great lakes and ~hose trIbutary principal fishes, and although j1gh all the grenades I could get hoId of namely: that wlthm the ~as)Il:; of I water from the western or back from Fort Wrigley to Great Bear streams which have already been ex- is .-the principal food of the majority and started throwing them a.t ,the the Peace and Athabaska Tlvers, has slopes of the rMges. The eastern " ' plored it has a total length of nav- of the population and hundreds of German, s. They threw bacK, doubt. been ,,widely. advertised as "The Last bo.undary o~ this mountain regio.n is flver. . ,igable river and lake shore line of I thousands of pounds weight are con- \less thinking there were a lot of West and lS bemg gradually opened falrly defimte though not a duect The Mackenzle. lowland ]s the nearly 7000 miles interrupted how-I sumed annually iliis amount is so men in the trench, and I kept on d ttl d T h' t 'o of the I' St t ' f 't bo t - northward extenslOn of the Great ' '. , - , -h ' 'I 1 . up an se e . lS , por ] n me. ar mg r om a pom a u " ' I ever at three pomts namely the small in proportion to the quantit" t rowmg untl at ast remforcements, l,.; k . b . t th 'th th t th ' t t ' f I t't d 53 d _I PI.aJns reglOn of the central part of .'. .' ., . J • luac enZle asm, oge er Wl . a ,e m ersec lOn ° a] u e e , . ' - . , Slxteen mlles of rapIds on Slave flver these lakes , must contain that there arrlved, and the trench was safe. irrl,jnediately to the' 'north of lt as . grees and .longitude H6 degrees the the ~orth Amencan cOJl.tment. It I at Fort Smit .h the rapids and falls I is no evidence that they I think I killed three or four of the· , th 'L ' d 'v " a d Great I' th t rd . the occupIes a posltion , m thc north . ' .. r , are being G b th' boo b ~11 . d J, ar as e lar rl er n me run~ nor wes wa , cro~smg . " . on Peace flver below Vermlhon, one exhausted Fisheries are ma !l'l an. ermM S, ut elf . m S .ill mlsse Slave lake contains the largest area Peace river a1;lout Hudson's Hope s]mllar to iliat to the south through '1' I th d th 't'l . , ., . .. . . , " which the Mississi i flowo ,south. m] e m eng ,an e nme y m) es nually on A thabaska and Great me. of unoccupled agflcultural land ·m and stfikmg the Llard flyer near , pp ~ of rapids on Athabaska river, above Slave lakes but "'reat Bear lake "It was a week later that I got, d · th d' t ' . h ' h 1 ·t d 125 d H th . ward to the Gulf of MeX1CO In ' Y ... -, h Canada an lE e ]rec lOn m w le ongI u e egrees, ere ere lS . , . -. . '. ,Fort McMurray, which contains the finest quality and hit on t e head, and was taken :t,o' Canadian agricultural expansion i~ a great bay, in the _ mountains and contrast to the M1SS1~SlPPl reglO~, I ' . . ." th hosp'tal " b d t kiTh . d th' t"t" t ted b however the M'ackenZle lowland 18 The natural resources of the Mac- the greatest vanety of fishes, lS vu- e 1 . ou~ ~o ,a ~ p~ce. the r~mamt ,er helrL.co~m.UlY l~. ~ner~uPd' t/ forested ' to its mouth ,and it em_ , kenzie river region include minerals, tually untouched, Whitefish in tliis --:-------- of.lt l e l aslln 0 t e n l or d an d eas h .~! tth e lh ar t"- flver U W d lC t C h U s uee ~ braces within its limits three (If the! furs, timber, game and fish, and lake go up to 12 pounds in weight, STEAM ER ISLAN D stl arge y unexp ore an W] roug , .uem·, n er e name o~ . I a ricultural land and trout to 50 or 60 pounds NOT YET LOCATED' never likely to support a large agri- Mackenzie mountains they spring largest lakes on the contment. g- . '. .' cultural popul-ation offers a vast field up again, 'however, immediately The eastern province' (If the Mac- Coal OCCUl'S 10 abundance III the The fur trade lS at present the JUNEAU, Aug, 8. _ Dragging for of possibly great value to the pros· north ,of that river, but their eastern kenzie basin is part of the great Cretaceous rocks of .ilie Athabaska, most important industry in the Mac- the wreck 'Of the steamshtp Islander" pector. What this portio.n of the front has now been stepped far to Laurentian plateau which occupies Peace,. and .Nelson nv~rs, and to a, kcnzie basin. and with the ~xception of[ the sUlltherly point of Douglas basin contains in ,mineral resources the eastward and abuts on the Liard such a large part of northern and less extA;Jlt m the TertIary. Two o.f of the farmmg and ranehmg com· islMd, has thus f'Br failed , to reveal; it is impossible to say and unsafe river at Fort Liard as if they hadeasteru Canada and -almost com- the Tertll~ry coal fields, namely, .one munities in the extreme southwest of the spot where the v.essel lies on to hazard a guess in view of the s~r- been displaced by a great fault! pletely encircles the great inland sea at the mouth of Great B~ar flyer th~ ba~in virtually' the .whole ~pu- t~ floor of Lynn canal, according to" prises we have already received m along the valley of Liard river. From of Hudson bay. The western boun- and another on Peel rr~er, are on labon lS more or less dIrectly mter- W. J. Rogers, expert diver, who has, opening up ,similar country in north· here the line runs northward, touch- dary of this region is not sharply fi.re and have been burnmg ~t, least ested on this business. The history financed the expediticm. Mr. Rogers­ ern Ontario. It is satisfactory tol ing the Mackenzie river at the defined topographically; but it cOin_l smce Alex~der. MackenZle d~- of th~ region is intimately bound WlllS in Juneau today. Dote that the Capadian geological mouth of Nahanni river and continu- cides with the eastern border of the scended the nver m 1789. The fire .1S I up WIth ilie operations of the fur Mr. Rogers declares that the drag: survey is now embarking on a ing thence along the western side of Paleozoic rocks whieh underlie the pr?bably due to natur:al cau~eg In traders; and ilie few scattered settle- was made for a distance of 200 yards -&Cheme for the exploration of the Mackenzie rive!! to latitude 65 0 30', lowland region. It is a country of SPIte of the IndIan story that It w: as ments that are situated at intervals in every direction from the epot, vast tracts of unkno~ territory in where it turns in a broad curve 1' ~umerou~ lakes and of rivers flow· ~tarted by a legendary .hero . of theirS of 100 to ~ ~iles along the. ~alley where the Islander was thought to.­ this and ,adjoining portlOns of north- and sweeps westward around the I mg m lll·defined an~ sh:allow val- m order to cook hlS dmner of of th~ mam rlVers w,ere OJ?gm.ally have sunk. The spot where the ern Canada: headwaters of Peel river. The Mac- leys, On a broad VleW Its surface beaver. establIshed and are 'shll mamtamed Islander went down, - after striking ' The MacJrenz.ie river carries to the kenzie mountains, which are one of is level or rolling, but in detail it i- a Salt and gypsum are assoc18Wd to- for the purpose of trading furs with an iceberg on August 15, 1901, is said Arctie ocean the drain;:tge of 682,000 the largest blocks of the whole rugged, broken and rocky, with littlf gether at a number o.f points in pe- \ the nati'\ "s. Nearly all the different to have been known to Henry Finch. / square miles of the northwestern Rocky Mountain system, die out in Or no surface veneer ·of soil or loos~ vonian rocks. Brine springs situated/' kinds of high grade furs, such as a veteran diver, who \Showed 1\Ir. portion of Canada. Its basin in- this region, but another, lower, material to cover the inequalities of west of Fort Smith are the source fox, ,sable, mink" marten, ermine, Rogers its location 1()Il the chart ·. Chfd~s the nort~~rn parts ?f the range springs up north of Peel riv~r the bedrock. . Its northern portion is of all the sa!t used in th.at nort~ern !lyn:xc, b~aver, otter, are obtai~ed in By no means dis?eartened,. Mr: R 6-' provmces of Bntlsh ColumbIa, AI- ahd extends 'down to the ArctIC I treeless and lS known as the Barrer!, country, while other brme sprmgs the reglOn, and the Hudson s Bay I ers announces h18 determmatlO to . berta, and Saskatchewan, ,and the coast, its eastern front following I Lands. " and outrcops of Tock salt occur at company, probably the greatest fur- continue the search for the. olSsel, western part' of the Northwest Ter- 'closely the valley o.f Peel river and The physical features of the Mac· several other points, notably in the trading company in the world, ob- having anticipated when the xped i­ ·tqries, covering north 'to south -about rising as an abrupt fault scaT!J out I ' kenzie basin then are these: A neighborhood of F.ort Norman, tains the greater part of its furs I tion was formed, that the ocati'lll l6 degrees of latitude, ir{)m 53 de- of the delta of Mackenzie river. mountainoU 1l highland un the west; The Illost important mineral pro- from here. Ca.nada exportB over of the wreck would be n o. easy task. , ( ) t , . I I , ( ) 1 I I I r f ,J , ' / " ',f '. 'i , iJ DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TU ESDAY, AUGUST 17, 191&. FRANK E. rlALTBY, Prop. llstablished 1897 , •••• THE REGINJI .•.. I The Old Reliable Hotel I F ,IRST-CL.ASS DINING ROOM AND BAR / steam Heat Throughout::;:;:;JlII Modern Improvements. Speciai Jlttention Paid to Families. DINNER PJlRTIES 21 SPEel2lLTY . ~ NOW IS THE TIME T6 ENGAGE ACCOMMODAT~ONS 'FOR A COMFORTABLE WINTER " ~one123 The Home of the Tourists • ....-... __ • .-. ..... ~., __ ._ ••• - ••• -... ••••••• • •• -.- ••••••• der a pressure of 50 feet . The bank DEAN OF WOMEN . ~ consists of 25 feet of gtavel. ' Water AT "U" IS DEAD 1 H J t' TI T k X T ' • is available from May I to October I " t f\'uraULlC yy or S lVear ! 1 and 2,800 cubic yards of gravel , SEA'l"l'LE, Aug. 9.-Isabella Aus- , f 'J - 1 were remo'ved. The t ailings were till, for seve ral years dean of women \ ' . r't f D . dumped on creek No. 2, Little Gem. at the University of WashiIlgton, t \..It "\1 0 . awson t . Dominion Creek died here this morning as the result ! 'J , of complications following an opera- 1 i The Dominion Mining Company, tion for append1citis. ~ • • • • ••• ••••• " •• Limited, are the owners of 473 M' A t ' b bl f .,...--' •• • • • Th ' ISS us In' was pro a y , one 0 Many of the largest and mQst mod- claims, righ t limit, above the mouth I clai~s on Dominion c reek . a~d tn - the best known women in educa­ '€rn hydraulic placer mining plan~s of Las t Chance creek, and during utanes and ;were hyd.rauhckmg on tional circles in t he Northwest. in the world are in operation on the past season was hydraulickiug cla~ms from c reek chum N~_ 33 to ,---' ----- the creeks within a few miles vf on hill, right limit, . No. 9, and claIm No . . 94 ?elow lower dlsco~e.ry. D -t T . I t t bench, second tjt¥", " right .limit, l ?wer The' waier 1'9 dIverted from DOml1ll~m awsont e on rIp Dawson , and contribute vast y 0 n~ half No. 9 above the mouth of Last creek at ~o., 31 " below upper dls- WHITEHORSE, July 30. - Mrs. .output of the Klondike camp. ' d d d' t f Bell, ",i'fe of Inse ,eetor A. L. Bell, , Klondike Hil,s, Left Limit, Above Chance creek The water is diy, erted covery an C'onveye a 18 ance 0 R from Lllst Chance creek and con- eight miles by a diteh having a ,N. W. M. P ., left Monday (Ill a Mouth of Bonanza Creek the veyed a distance of three miles by a capacity of 3,000 ~iners' i~ches, and ple'aaure trip to Atlin. On her re- E. 0 FinlaisoD et al. are 'ditCh having a capac . ity of 200 fr, o , m. P , ortland "lgulc,h, a tributary of turn to ,Carcross she will 8~nd , a .ow~ers 'of , el en hill claims on the miners' inches and applied under a D.oIDllllon creek, .. a?d conveyed. a, few days with h er 'former Daw-son ' left ' limit of Klondike above the pressure of 75' feet. The bank con- ' dlst~nce , of, four. mIles by a .dltC~ frienq, Mrs. ~a'ttIiew " W,atsonJ Cap­ mouth of Bonanza creek and during sists of gravel 50 'feet. ' Water is ?avmg a ' capa )lty of 5QO mlUers tain Bell hopes to ' have their house the past season were hydraulicking available at intervals d~l'ing the sea-I mches and al?phed under ~ pressure on Ba rracks Square ready for oc­ .on Discovery bench. The water is son from May I to October 1 and o~ ~5 f~et. Thes~ ~~ratlOns con- cupancy when Mrs. Bell returns ,diverted from Quigley gulch and six during the past season 4,000 cubic s18ted of hydraulIckmg ~he over- Rome. tributaries of the Klondike between yards of gravel were removed. The b.urden and muck . avera~lllg about .Quigley and Jackson gulches and tailings , are dump_ ed on hill ground. eIght feet, Water IS available from CHICAGO, July 24. - The Gary conveyed a distance of three and Th D H'll M' , May 1 to October 1, and 382,399 plant of the Illinois Steel company h If '1 b d' tell llavl ' ng a e a,,"o 1 ~lllng company' '. bd ' , r-wm~·J.(j BrieJil f eustoms Broker and \ 1 I Porwarding .ilgent ;;"1 I REAL ESTATE, MINING AND INSURANCE ::,: ':,1 ~ 1 CUSTOMS AGENT FOR WHITE PASS COMPANy f I' AGENT CANADIAN PACIFIC AY CO, Commissioner for Taking Affidavi~, Conveyancer and Accountant I ' r' All Kinds of Legal P,apers Drawn, Acounting and Auditing Done 'I OFFICE: O~POSITE WHITE PA~S DOCK DAWSON, ~~, T:'~ POSTOFFICE BOX 609 PHONE 116·R '\ ' ,\ \ 1 • • • • •• , j r ;, . ..... , ........ . • I •••••••• '''How "long have they been mar­ ried?" .one· a nu es y a I th f 52 ' I ' ,L t cubiC vards of muck and over ur en l which has been partially shut down ~apacI 'ty 0 '£ 2000 ml'ners' l 'nclles and are: ' e Qwners 0 C alms on as - d Th' te . 1 . "About five years." ~ " ' , Ch' ' k d h d r 'ki were remove. IS ma n a IS car- for the la st two years is now oper applied under a pressure of 75 feet. anDc~ , cree anh.llwedre, y rautlC n l g ried away by the n atural fldw of ating at f~ll capacity ~nd employing- "Did she make him a good wif~?" Natives employed in Rand ~ol}t, mines at the end of October nY,ni.~el"­ ed 170,438, against l:iO,012 at the, end .of December, , 1913. r'" " 'Th b nk consists of lLbout 50 feet on Isoovery 1 unng , m erva 8 te th h' D .. 'k " , ea, h ,t bt' bl Th wa r roug ommlOn cree . 12,000 men. This is an addition of ,"No, but she made' him an, awfully I . , .of g'ravel. Water is ava- ilable d\lr- w en .wa e.r was 0 alUa e , e The Big Creek Mining compan" 6 000 b . ! ' .[~ te d t d f L t Ch e ' J, men good IlUS and .• "-Judge. " , The Belg;a " n J ",!cket' I'S,' ing the early spring freahets and wa r IS' I ver e rom as a ~I.! , .) D . , k ' d d d't f uet~ t~ne~~IOOcla ns oo ~ !~ ••••••• ~ •••••••• '~ •• ~.~ ••••••••• ~ •••••••••• ~.~ •• ~ .rainy period::;. dUl'ing the sumlueT, ree all convey,e a. lS ance 0 ., k b 1 1 "'r I ' . ~ two and ' one-half miles bv a di ,ch ll11nlOn c~ee', e ow owe r e lscuvery, and during the pust season 5,OW. . J.. and durmg the past sea on were , ~ ·cubic yards of gravel were removed, ~"tVlllg a~ capa~lty of 200 mllle,,," hydraulicking muck and ovlerburden E I ' 1 I . G G 1FT S '" The t~ilings are retained on hill m ches ana apph ed under a pr();;5Ur~, on claims. from 239 to 300 below ' grolIlld, of 75 feet. The bank conSIsts ot I1 d ' Th te ' ' , " ' , ower Iscovery . f wa r IS J, W, Park is the ownel: of two ' ~ravel about 30 f eet. ~ater ~s !!-V~ll: I diverted from Dominion creek and f. • , • h!ll claim5, left limit of th ~10)1- able only at mte:,val," durm g , t ';lI_ 'tributaries and con veyed a distance dtke river, above th e mouth of Bo; se ~ on.and 4,000 cublc ,yarc~s. of gla\el of eight ul).d one·half miles by a nanza creek, and duriJ .lg the pa,S~ were ~emoved, Th e t!uh.ngs W ) " , \ ditch having a capacity of 3,000 I I. \ ' season was hydrauhckmg on i }lt~1 ~~,mpeg on creek dlsc~ve.lY~ ow:;cd [[lin~rs' inches and applied under H No. 19. The water is dIverted fro~ ',l:iy th e Dago Hlil Mmm" compHl " , pressure . of 75 feet. These Opera­ -!ackson gulch a di stane t:' of , ~ne B; ~R. Ell iott. Pt a 1.. are the owners I tiu ll8 cOlloi'o t of hydrllulicking muck and one.-half mdes by a ~I,tcll havlllg of 21 clawl ,;, leU lImit , of Hunker of an avera ge depth of. ]O feet and , .a, capaCIty of 200 mmers lllches and, creek and left InUlt of H ester creek, I during th e last seaso n. 677,'473 cub:c applied under Et _ pressure of lOO feet.i tributary o.f Hunker creek, and ',vcre l .vard~ of 111uck and overburden werel The bank consists of about 50 fect l iI ydrau lt ckmg on Stone bench, ~~c' ! rcmoved, This , materi al is Ca rriedj ' ?[ gravel. Wa.ter is available aL, ond tier, lower half, } eft limi t, No. i, away by the natural £low .of Imtcr ill mtervals. from ?'1:ay 1 to October 1, 14" " ,.!,1ester creek. 'I he wate r I S I Dominion cre.ek. " I and durmg the '~eason 4,000 (' u lll r' l dlvert€cl tl"om H flRter an/d Indepen- Thc Calder Mining C OmlXl.llY are', ]ards oJ gra~e~ .wem rell1?ved. , The I den, ce c,t'~eks and con~eyed a ~I,S' i the owners of 113 , claims on Qua.rtz I 1;allmgs are r etamed on, hill , glOUnl1' l tancc o f about four nllles by a :ib_~ cl" E'pk allCI InLllall creek and , dunng Hu'nker and Last' Chance Hills ~lfIVJJ1g ';, :Japucaty of . 200 il/m er s ' 1 1 the 1aMi ~easuu were hydrauJick,llg \" " j' m ches, Ihe bank consists of·· grav : , ,[ on claims from Nos 30 to 42 helow vYIlham Scou ;-;e et a I., are t ie 0101'11- , 40 f t Wt ·' '1"11 f· " '11' tI I ft I ee ' a er IS aval ,I J, C I J A Maclt's discovery on Quartz creek f,rs, of 1 21 d hI r elall11s Oil ~e ; '\ May 1 to October I and duriJlg '~'ht , Tilc wat~r is diverted from Calde; Imlt lYd rau le rehserve, t un ~r ~ past sea~on 10,500 cubi c yards ot : oreek and cO"lVey~d a rJi.stance of creek, an dunng t e pas season l l ' d "'I t T ' I ' , • were hvdrllUlickillg 01L hill No. 33" gra~e d were lremov~ 'k "' lIe l N 11 m g 4 s l one , and one-half miles by Ho ditcl~ , ", ' W I WCLe umpec on Cl ee c aan 0, , havlllg a CaIJaCLtv of 1000 miners' left bllltt hydraulic reserve. atcr H .. k d I . B R ""'11' tt ' , • , . , " H ' I I d ' ester cree , owne uy , . " 10 . , inche~ and applied under a pressu" c IS dlVerted froI'?l ebnr y gd U C l l, I a . IS -I Gould and Murphy are the owners I of 50 ~ feet· ' also from Quartz crc; k 1 tanc.e of t wo nl1 es y a , 1~Cll lav .m g l of ten hill claims, left limit of Hun- I and conv~yed a distance of five I a capaCLty of 200 mmers I11C les anc I k I- 1 d" tl t , . f 75 r t I er cree" ane ullng le pas sca- l ll1ilefl by ' a ditch having a capacity a.pphed under a pressure 0 ee . . ' h 1·. I' k ' " h' ll 1 ft' " . 30 f . son wer e ~ ye 1 ,tu W HI" on . I , e of 1000 miners inches and applied I The bank conslsts of a.bout eet of , l' . N 6 d ' 57 bId' , . '1 bl I d Inut, os. 5 an e ow ISCOV- under a pressure of 50 feet Th ' g ravel. Water IS ave;! a e on y ur- . H k . k u r t . " d' t d. . v '. 'f 1 d ' · ery, un er Clee . .. a er IS Iver e I water IS available from May 1 tlJ lng the spnng res lets an ramy I d d k d ' , ! . d f M t 0 't b 1 from n epen ence cree an con- October 1 and 484269 cubic yards pe no s l'om, ay d 1 f O .. ' c o[ e~' . veyed a dbtance of three miles by a of muck and overlmrden were re- I and 6,800 cubiC yar. s 0 grave ~ ere, ditch having a capacity' of 200 ' , . . . removed The taIllllgs , are ret, allled ! . " . . I moved, ThlS matenal IS carned, " d ' millers Illches and applted under a, awav bv the natural flow of water in' ,on hIll ~roun I ' f 50 f t 'fl b k .. J ( h . 1 tI pressure 0 ee ' le an ' con- I Quartz and Indian creeks John F~ on et ~ . fI.~e le ~w~er~ : sists of 25 feet of gravel. Water is , The Ytlkon Gold compa~y had ten °e fh 75 c alms k on d un d -e r atn h aSt L available at intervals during the ! hvdraulic nits in o' peration during .. ance cree "S, an urmg e pas , f M 1 tOt b I I ' t'" t d 1" k ' I 'Il ' 8eason rom f ay 0 co er 'the la'st season at the following I season were Iy h rau lC I~g , ~n L 11 t ' and 4,000 eubie yards of gravel were , points ' No. 3 abovke 'It. h e ' mout. Od' ' taS d i removed. The tailings are retained I ' Adal~s 'hill Bunker hill Trail l Chancecl'ee ' . e water IS Iver e . h'll d "' , I from r.ast Chance creek and con_Ion 1 groun , gulch, Monte C isto, American hill'l v eyed a distance , of four miles by al August Larson et al. a~e. the King Solomon hill, Magnet gulch" -ditch having a ca.pacity of 200 : owners of thHty claIms, lef~ lImIt Of l Ameri!'fln gulch, Lovett gulch, Fox I 'miners' inches and applied under al Gold Bo.ttom and Hunker creeks" gulch. I ,pressure of 100 feet. The bank con- and dU.nn.g the past season were i The Yukon . Gold compa,ny's h y­ sists of gravel 25 feet . Water is l hydra~h?kmg on Boreman , bench, ' draultc op~ratlOhs are the he~vJest, available from May I to October 1.1 left ' lImit, No. 32 below ~lScovery, 1 In the terntory. The company san-I and during 'the past season 35000 Hunker creek, and on CurtlS bench, nual report for the year 1914 says: ,cubic yards of gravel were remo~ed . third tier, .Iower half, left limit, NO.I "A total of 3,241,641 cub Lc yards I 'The tailings were ·dumped on creek 1 33 below , discovery on Hunker c-eek ' l were han~led by the hydraulic No 2 upper half above the mouth The water IS dlverleu frow :told mmes, WhlCh produced $544,262, at ,of 'La~t Chance o~ned by tbe oper- Bottom creek , and conveyed a ~is- I a cost of $245,686. The working cost ..ators. tance of two mIles ~y a ~I~ch havmg ",:as 7.6 cents per .cubic yard, excl~- Wilson and Townsend are thc (own- a Ca!!aClty of 200 mmers mches and ! slve of ~epreciatlOn of '. the m 11 III I Er~ of six hill clainis, left I ,i -:li~ _ applied 'under 11; pressure of 50 feet . I ditch, wblch .18 a declC e 8se of 2.1 I. ,:)t.ve the mouth of La3t CJul!:e ,~ The bank conSIsts .of gravel of 25 cents per CUbIC yards compared to 1 .c, ' cek, and during the pa;t SGl;Iwn I feet . Water is available fro.m May I last season, The total .. , water used 'were hydraulicking on Morris b" T~rh.! 1 to October I and 12,000 ,CUbiC yar~s , amounted to ~19.'834 mIllers' inche~., sl'cond tier, lower ha lf, leh li :lIli.1 of gravel were removed, The tall- I as compared WIth ,406,135 mmers Kv' 7, ' hbove the mouth 'Jf L ab!, I ings are dumped on cree k. cl8.1ms I inches in . 1913, a gain of over 25 per Chance creek The water i', divertf .:'l , Nos, 32 and 33 below discovery, I cent. The duty of the water was from Henry 'gulch and conveyed a'l Hunker creek, owned by the Yukon I ?02 cubic yards to the miners' :distance of two miles by a ditch GOld. company, now work ed out by I mch. , BIRTHDAY· GIFTS ~~--------IN----------~ Gold, Silver ' or Cut 'Glass Are Always the nost Acceptable, Most Beautiful and flost Enduring We Have a Selection of the Best OIAIVION·OS OF ALL SIZES TH E FINEST COLLECTI9N IN THE NORTH Skilfully MDunted Right Here on the Premises in Any Style and in the Shortest Notice Either in' RINGS BROOCHES, PENDANTS OR WATCH CASES Place Your Orders With Us and Get THf.T SATISFACTION Which You Have Always Rec~ived and Which You ALWAYS SHAL~ WE ARE I'N 'BUSINESS TO STAY Jewetry and Watch Repa, irs aSpecialty J. L. SALE'S OldStal1d FRONT STREET having a ca pacity of 200 miners' ! dredglllg, , " The Twelveml le waten system was inches and applied under a pressure Edward Blanchfield et al. are . tl~e i oper~ted from May 8 to September of 75 feet, The bank consists oi 50 owners of ' six clam1s on nght limit I 30, lIlcluslVe, ~ total. of 146 days. feet of gravel. Water;s only avail- of Hunker creek and Little Gem, a l Tl!e a~e:age dally deh~ery was 3:561 !1 able during 'the early spring freshets tributary oJ Hunker creek, and were I mmers Inches . The ditch was o?er­ and heavy rains at intervals during I hydraulicldng on said property, The ated for !l6.4 per cent, of the pOSSible ,I the seasor~ , and 2,800 cubic yard, ofl water is diverted fr0111 Hunker creek , tIme" Se vpr frost:" early 1ll Sep­ ,g!',!vel were removed . . Th~ talli~,gs and conyeyed a distance of three', tember caused c~ns lderablc difficulty 1 ~" K~i~d on ~ill g~q~[ , mil~~ad~hh~mg aca~CLWo l m k~~~ UJe d~h ~e~ ~re~~e ,; ••••••• ~ •• ~ •••••••••••••••••• ~ ••••••••••• ~.~ ••• ~I J, S. Day is the own ! r of eight 200 miners ' inches arid a,pplled , uno, the system gave eXgellcnt serVICe ,' !II ( I' , l I ,''\'',. 'f " , -, I \ \ )' , , , , I • j"~ I I I i I - Tb'" , . " ,.~ . -, DAWSON DAILY NEWS. TUESDAY, AUGUST 17,1~15. NORMAN D. MACAULA Y, nanager Ne' west Most " . " , ;, Up=to~Date ',and Completely ,Equipped Hotel in the rlayo District • • ." - - .- ..!.rJ,..,.\ , '-, ,- ~~ • • ~ • • ~~.~ • • ~~~.~ • • • ~~ • • • • • • ~ • • ~.,.~.~~~ • • • • ~~ now a ~gh~honepower bci~r andj ••••••••• ~ .•••••••• a~ .Euro~an parlnenh~ ~ a was~ ~ '. • dumper going. ' Malcolm Mackinnon. · . . , o~ ·.vords. ~ A I I M' ! and Alan Mclntosh have taken a lay' • RESOLUTIONS FAVOR ., For ' years there have . been over 1 ",. et!' -,; 7tty' . ', n ..... . ayo ~ on' .the ground recently, and are I. CRUSHING GERMANY. $ixty millions of l2eople in Central i V • puttll1g on machinery. Othe r par- • .1 Europe maddened I:l'y fear of I\ussia • ti es are now negobatmg for a fourth i LONDON.-~n .view of the head.' and hatred O'(~llgland. ' . . /. P" t 0 = la). I mas ter of hton s reeo mmendatIOI" Now this hatred is viewed by some ~ . er per 'a ' tt'ons • Thornpson is ;;inking a shaft 'n , that we must not hUllullRte Gel"I of us with a mild surpnse by others ~ . ;1 . ac • the leI~ limit. ?f 1 below, which he l ITlany th e Imper!al Maritime leagUe , : with wrath, by some with dismay . • ~ / " 0 .' owns III addItIOn to dlsoovery, I announces that It has obta ined up- F' t be I t i t "" . I . . d £ f h '11'5. cause camlv 0 con em- J . ~..,.,..~_ .... ~ . . " . . [J a (' e prospec 0 a na IOn COl1- • ~ , . « J n shafts sunk thIS sprlllg on 3 war S 0 160,000 supporters Or t e 1 t th ' t f' t' . ~."". ,.~" •••••• " • .{," ••• ~ •• ~.0 . . "" . . .. ~.~ . . ~~~".~~1r'7 ~ below splendid prospects were found'j' followIllg resolubon, to whlCh ·further t 1 d · h fid' t ,. d tmmo g m hatl'ed shows an ... utter ~y- 't 'MA.YO ~,I1g. 14.":"'A nyone traveling ~ile above. J . ohn Turner is work· how it will h,andle tl~e pay grav .elS ::at :I~oe::inu:~: pe:;:rrea~~il~n~: I[ al~~e~~~:heareU~~:~!;g~ed, desire tO I aba~do.nn:~en~ of the 'Very rudimel\,ts . today' from Dawson to the upper Ing by open · cut on dIscovery. of tlllS country. uncovered on the crec" " d . ' d lof Chnstiamty. , I"~ . .. J,' " . . . ' ., . k · . ' , '" "e ,OIl recor our unswervIng- e- "'11 --' Stew ll·t /.ulstnct of Mayo and Bun- , l~bove discovery, Sp l.Lk, Rae and On the 10wsI. end · of th~ cree,' Joe Lesky IS prospectmg on Coro- I tepnination . to use all the pos. sible Soecondly, because it denotes not i ' 'C " 'i l i '1 -call. m u st be imprtssed by the upt~m- McLe.an are shovehng III from all Jo~n Darbolo IS representIng hiS nation' creel" and has had good pros~ 11 means at our disposal to support the onl,v badn~ss, but madness ; and .ism of the residents 0. that dl stnct. ope\l eut. . dallns. , pects, but has not succeeded in government in carrying on the war worse than that, hypocrisy. I A short stay and a. look al'oundl Martin Molessich, with one man, l Across the hill from Highet, on getting down to bedrock owing to l until peace has been restored by the In order to make the 'point clear, th" camp will convince one that is shoveling in from an "open cut \ Minto lake, the Minto Lake. H Y'I water. I unconditional surrender of the ene. I took one suggt~stion that has been t.liei r . oPtiIl1l . · s~ . i~ we~1 founded, al~d on Lightning . creek. a t ributary 9f . dr,aulics are working one shift of Mini og . 0.0 Bars . my, and thus f~r. all time to .. crush ·11.I~a,(e, bu·t onl y a . to illustrate the pre· . that YukuJ;l has III that dlstnct what Duncan. t\\O men. Four or five prospectors are work- , the arrogant milItary despotism of VU1.111g muddL·headedness; not ~as will tnov~ t\,o b .e , one . 01 the most i~- In t~e Mayo . Lake district, Criss- OJ1 Ca reS OIl creek, Oharley John· ing on the Stewart a ?,ove Fraser I ~he German ~mpire with which she o . p.provin.!? it or ~iseussing it: It. is jpJr. rtant, If not the best,camp m field and Hester have good pay on son is representing and pr05pectin,; falls. .. . IS now' ·seekmg to domll1ate the I th,lt W~'hl . mSlst.mgon the mter.Hl- the Yukon T erritory . . The camp ha Gull creek, . Considerable work was his group of claims. More miners are working on the I world." I tlOIl3!17.I~g of ,the Kiel . canal we only recently recovered from the done on this creek by the same men Johnson Creek bars of Stewart river than for a , In his address, referred to above, should mternatlonallze GIbraltar. hard knocks receIved by those who two years ago. Good prospects were ,The creek attracti~g the most a: good many years. Low wa.ter in the wJ\ieh was delivered at St . Mar. I hop., l~ ;s roonsistent with our in the earlY . days stampcded a.nd obtained, but on opening up a cut I te~tlon of the. p~os~ctors ; 11:1 Stewart enables the miners to work I garet's, . Westminster, Dr, Lytt .el .ton highe~t duty to kee[) t.be place. But staked Dunean creck, After ha,)· they found they could not get to mmers of the dlstnct. IS .Johl'lson bar's that a re usually · submerged,1 said that we had no right to expect the proposal would at once revea l 'oreds of men had spent~ lnmdl'ed8 d ,bedrock . On reurning there this creek, where O. P. Thompson found and as some of the bars have not ! that the Germans would hold any onr stupidity. It wouid be stamped th01l.'l1l.ntiR dollars m labor awl nal'd spring. they went a short. distar:"ee I goo.d pay last winter, TwentY-3;veu been worked over ~or several years, I other feeling toward~ England than upon not because there is ' anothe r cash they were compelled to a( a.'I· further up and succeeded m gettIng tla1ms have been staked on John· most of those workmg are w~ll paId that of vindictive wrath. If we and It ,)Iltter one, hut bt)cause it .don e verything becaus~ o~ the wnt:" j to .bedrock and found g,ood pay. ~!)n . . sixteen on Coronation: empty~, for their labor, were bound to apply the prinClp}e' of imP:i':s ? wi.liingness to trust the and the consequent fallme to reach • Four men are prospectxng on the m;; mto Johnson above dlscovery, I --- I Christian charity on a scale to cOllnty 01 n,ations, the very thing we bedrock on that creek. Aft~r v."ar" creeks emptyin~ into Mayo lake. tw.pnty·eighth claims on Sa?b~th, Mayo City is refle.c .ting the pros· which we had never ri1;en before, it pr, fe~s t" C\' fighting . for. \ ()f perSistent and strenu0 1ls effoTt~ Haggart Creek an0ther tributary, and two clallns perity of the community. A number was neoessary so to act as to give a We have talked of warring for a the individuals, who. w ,"e hC"lpd On uppe r Haggal't. ·McKen. f1a and 0'1 ~ugget gulch, a tributary of cor-I?f new c!1bins have been ,erec,ed du.r. reasonaole chRnce of \iixty millions princ:ipJ,:" Is It 'luite mad, then. to by the government vath p'lmv~' .m one man are workmgan open cut. O!. ;atlOn. . Ing the last ye.ar an({ others are In of 'people being saved from their think of actinll 0[1 it? the effort to overcome th," . ( xcc,,:v .e Mavnard . 1ahnke' and Gill are Although the creek bad been 'Pros-! course of COIlSt uction. own " vI'ndI'ctl'veness The obII 'gatl'on (' . b' h ' , . , . d ' • l ' J ' . • - . . " "r a re we to eg'lll t e • partne r- flow of water encount~~e ne aT o~" open cutting on Nos. 2 3 and 4 be- r · cte 1 to a conSiderable extent, at J E Binet has added a large addi. was .0 to act that their hatred of u· I ' . .. •. b 'dd : J k ' 111ft . k th work . 'b t + d'ff t t' . •. " " ~ 11 P 01 na.lOns y a . mg t.o nUl' D'OC 1Il a s la s sun , .. e. . low. A w.ater. wheel ,a out. wen .. y- I eren. lmes: no one ever suc- tion and basemen L to his hotel and I should be removed. Unless this was power after preaching that the doc- was abandoned, Those famIlIa! WIth four feet m diameter was Installed ceeded In gettmg a shaft to bed-I plans to build a separa.te store build·, done the war would have bPcnl t '. . I d d I h 1 t ' II fid t that ' k '11 I . te 1 Th . ·rme or pOw(·.r IS exp be t lough t e cree { are s 1 con en and furnishes the power to run a roe" tl ast WlIl 1', W len omp- ing anu use the · space now occupied I fought. in' vain and all the noble th ft . · k' d cl' I th diffi It ' entered will be .. b k h I th os'te ide . ' e u nre 01 man III epenr s on . e cu les ncou tram car' to the dum! ox. son san a 0 e on e opp I S by the store for hotel purposes' lives would have been squandered E I db " '. (lv. ercome in time and the creek will Abb~4 Brothers and Portlock are of the creek to that on which all the AI .ex Nicol the freighter' has I I ·. d t 11 D L tt It ' . "[t l!{da1t 1 i ' tl,m g wen to be dIsintel' d t · than lia ' s ' . " .' t' h d b d d f d " " nCI en·a y r. y e,on re· cS .~O( ay r pro uee many .Imes mor. e. . open cuttIng, US Ing maChlllery: . I prospec mg ~ een one an. o~~ erected a fine large warehouse on mar~ed: ever been exp,e _ nded on It. About , MacWhinney Merriman and Km- bedrock at elg.hteen feet, WIth elg .lt the waterfront at thc steamboa.t . ------- 'thirty five placp.r c1.3.ims have been sey have a s;lf-du~per working onl ft'ei of pay dirt. A small dump wa:; ; landing and Greenfield & Pickering'l ,·.It ~as been proposed by men ,of Ful l oil used by railroads in the relocated on the creek 'in the last an open cut. I t . ken ,out. during ·the latter I)a:~ of, have re~entiy completed a galvanized weIght · that when ,;e say the .Klel United States in 1913 amounted to t .. b t t t -ft on the " . . I " F . t d' t· Th '. . canal should be mternatlOnalized, WO year~ , a ou wen y ve John Suttles IS workmg on HI; ,.1: WIn er, an , quo mg omn90n S [HOn warehouse on Front · street, I' .., 33,{)()4,815 bbls. There was 29 145 10wer end' of the creek a~ a dGzen claims OIl Dublin gulch. · I figures, went $2.47 to the square foot Norman ' M:acaulay who le. ase the we should co~ple It ';Ith .a pr~mlse miles of l;ne operated by this f~el . t belo dl'seover" on the . k ... r·ddl ff' f b d kAt t 1 of $667 was . . ' . I that we shall mternatIOnahze GIbral- h . ' ..i# ' ()r more JUS . w .], On Hlghet crae, J.vLI eco IS 0 e roe . 0 a Cunnmgham hotel last sprmg, has j.. ... . . t e oll·burnmg en!;lneS covering upper end. The lower claims were working a crew of twelve men, hy- cleaned up. One h~ndred .and sixty· enlarged thc main building . and built ter. By Imphc~tIO~ he expressed 118,672,162 miles. An average of 3,60 'staked by Walsh, Adall' an~ Bron:- draulioking into boxes and hoisting I Sfven dollars of tIns was In nuggets a. separate addition for the bar, as sympsthy With th~s 'VIew. miles was made per barrel of oil 1ey, who pr~spect~d th?m WIth thel'l-the . tailings with a clam.shelll va,ued from $2 ~o $'8.50. One thou~- w . cl! as refitted and renovated the I Dr. Lyttel~on, m a letter to ~he consumed, The navy used over Xey. stGne drIll, and thIS sum.mer III bucket. A cut about . 1,000 feet i.n I an~ feet of dltc~ was dug iihl s I place throughout. , I Tlme.s, explams furthe~ the meamng 21,000,000 gal. · of fuel oil in the fiscal stalled a steam Bagl·ey .scrapmg O:rt' jlength was ground sl,uiced. off tlllS spr.mg to ~a\ce slmce water to the I __ of hl,~ address . In thiS he stat~~: . \ year end.ed June 30, 1913 fit and are now scrapmg p~y dlIt spring to within a few feet of bed- c.aIm, and three lays have been let . . ' . A . real European .partnershIP . IS __________ _ into the box, A bed· rock dra }n was rock . 0'1 the gro\md. The first was taken NoncomnnsslOned officer. s and mell a thmg towards whIch the natlOnt 1 . dug to drain the cut, and a -small I Beiow Middlecoff's works, Mes· srs. by Leiveillie and Villieux, who who have t~e Victor~a 'Cross COIl- have been groping evar since 1815, "'Tis opportunity knocking," re- cleanul of the ground. taken out of' Rasmussen, Lindquis. t, Rockney, Mil- moved their ten horsepower boiler ferred upon them enJoy a p~nsIOn and there is some hope of our mak· marked' the lazy man, as the_ thumps this drain proved much better than . ler and Godman, locally kno\vn . as ?vr from Secret cree~. and are wor~- of $50 a 'ye~r; but at t~e optIOn of I ing a solid advance towards it, at resounded on the door of h~s $~·a· expected, the "Guggs," are installing a Sauer- ll1g a sef-dumper, uSlllg Thompson s ~he authontteR the pensIon. may be 1,he end of thiS war. week room, and, being WIse, he On the upper end of tlv- cl'Pck 'man drag.line excavMor. Part of shaft. It is reported on good au·, mcreased. to $250 a year 1Il cases We all desire it, except perhaps opened it-;-the door, of course Elmet Meke la has complet~ 1. ~~ •. in- the machinery was delayed some- thority that they are getting better of necessity. the Ger mans . Qut there i8 one rock . "No, . l' ain't opportunity," re- t;tallation ·of a hydraulic [- 1'lIlt Oll where in transit, del!!ying the work pR.y than Thompson took out during ahead towards which we are rapidly marked a racuous voi ce, ''I'm to the benches opposite 6 below~ 3.nu is 1 somewhat. This IS the fir· st machine the winter . Or tell, Morrison and We cannot teach truth to another, qriHing. get an installment on them books tearing down the hill. He i~ u :nll~ I of the kind in the country and all Ba.u?her ha~e a lay on the 125 feet we can onl y help him to find H.-Gal- , Tt IS this: Unle1s the mind of yo~ bought last month:'-Philadel· water taken from the creek about . a miners ar~ very much interested in adJomll1g dIscovery shaft and have ilea. Germany can be changed all talK of phlu PublIc Ledger. ,.",, " i I) ,!l ,I\f '~J. ......A: . I , .. I / ~ . \ • . Ft DAwsdN DA!LY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. !l BINET, Prop. , . " /. , . (. l Ij General l\I.Ierchants Clothing, Drugs, Etc., aroceries~ Feed and Produce, \ . Liquors and Cigars, Wholesale and Retail Outfits Furnished on Short Notice. We Can Supply Anything That the Miner and Prospector nay Require ' CHATERiU -'MA¥O Recently Enlarged and Improved. Yukon. Courteous Dini~g -Room bervice Equal tQ , Anything i. n, the T'reatment : Accorded All Guests. ' . " . MAVO TQ\NNS,ITE: LOTS Part Owner and Agents for Mayo Towh'~it'e Lofs( t fi\~'~o~~tt of V.u~~rl_ ,T~rr~t:6rYt Ofle,rf;'r; a .sound , Investment for Anyo'neWithiLfmited',Capital. For Fu'rther Par. tieulllrs 'Write ' Cascallen. lwo veins h~ve ?een l FRA ELBERTUS !GLEANER GOLD located. The work done IS , chIefly on the Midas claim and consists of Down to tl~e depths went .b;lbert . • ~~~er t~~on~~it ~O~~g 35Th~e;5_f~:~ t~~~ Hubbard, with smiling ey es that -~UARIZ . M ' IHE nel shows a three-foot vein . A knew no fear, and all the lovely . " Development of the from the dump' llissayed $9.67. mermaids rubbered, and Neptun- e ' "T '-h '-'e"rl "50 ~ -foot tunnel is located higher , shouted, "See, who's ' h ere!" wca - . , glVI~g values of from $9 to $30 from throughout the sea, from ea!' t 10 Galena Creek Mines up . an " d follows a fine body of ore, ,' might there be a great commotion __ _ , a WIdth of seven feet. west, for seldom has old Father SKAGWAY.-The Gleaner mine, ~ti~~"~~~.~~~~~~"~~~."~~~.~~~~~~~I~~~.~~~~~~~~~~~"~ ~B~~~~~~~e~~~=~~~~~~a~p~r~~~~~M . & 15.-Quartz mining 'sinking a shaft ~ that I Four " eiaims were recorded and of the Stewart & Catto group_ lS splendid guest. The inkstand waltH M. Co., a gO. ld quartz proposition Mayo district just \ about eight or nine staked OIl Look- controlled by .R . C. S~rague , ~f Daw- upon his table,. his pen is ruSt,i!" l;: ,n adjoining the now famou s and fabu- no: overshadow the placer, particu- Another lease is held by Knudson l out mountain recently. The discov- son, and consIsts of eIght claIms . _A the sun; there is no living hand lously rich En~ineer mine iri tpe and Oscar Leterneau, On the oppo- I erers, Forrest and Coucbman, shaft , on the Blue Lead shows a vem that's able to do the work h '.~ le '.~ Atlin, n. .c., district, oJl'ned by la 'br in the silver claims on Ga·, - . ft' 'dth ·tl 1 e from 'dl lepa c~eek. On ~he SIlver Kmg been built and prospecting for the from dlscovery. $2.50 to $30. Surface lo, .trenches show and wittv no voice with his caress- for a number of years, after tieveral 'J ., site side of the creek. Cabins have I showed some good samples of re SIX ee 111 WI ',\VI 1 va u S undone_ There is no brain so k(,en Captain Alexa1}.der, havini:" laid I e m~ne s111kmg of t e shaft was go- 1 d t t d Dublin Gulch the same lead for a Ulstunce of £ev-I · to" ~ d Elb t . th D' d thousand dollars had been spent ill 1I1g on as fast as pos Ible and isl ea s ar e . . 1 h d d f t mg nes, an er, m . e ea \ , - , ' . I Considerable prospecting has been I A number of gold quartz clmms I era un re ee.. I Men's city, is swapping yarns with (levelopment work, is again to be - ~ ~ ?ow~dab?ut 15'~hfe~t. t~he :~~n done on other claims and what is are located on Dublin gulch, about The Eagle group IS also control1~dl Davy Jone8. And all the world that opened up and worked, according t ( l e , IS WI .cdmn t g Wb l b:f~. an Ab etl considered the same lcad picked up two and one-half miles from t~ ,~ by B. C. Spru~ue. R. S .. Ames IS reads evinces its sorrow that h e's a statement made to t1 Daily Alaskan r, , . in a number ()of places. As the over- \flout. e 1110S ITnpor an ate .1e . " , . dwellIng there; not all the warring rcprcscnta Ive y m . . c a e, Ol~ IS sal 0 e eu""r. ou h Th t . t t . t) I now en "aged 111 proHpectmg and . t' b •. H M C b ;t:il2~h:ft~I~Vat~~:s ;~: truCk I~ I burden in the neighborhood is from Ste ,wart & Catto group of 'six clUi, ms , dpvelopmg the Eagle group. Samples! kings and princes are worth a ring- of Victoria, B. C., one of l,he originu. 1 t ,,'· lead averagl'llg eleveII .own l , a~ 15 to 75 feet deep it makes pros- the Olive claim, the CascaJlen group, give returns of fTom $16 to $27 per let of his hair. Death keeps a and principal s-tockho)der~ in the !:le Inc Ies In '. th Bl L d d th E· I I ton. . . . . . I Gl . M & M Ch ' · . d I 11 $1 000 a pecting slow and expenSIve work. e . ue ea group an , e' ag e I .' . record III Ius cupboaTd of vlchms of . ' ean!'r. . 0.,:, 0 arn-:e wldt 1 and assayed we over, On the Webfoot claim, adjoining I group. The Stewart .& ,Cat~ group The quartz. mlnelS of the distri !t the monarch's hate; "a million men m Skagway on the Prmcess Alwe ton. , Over three tons of this high the Silver King, on t.he right limit ! is situated on tho dividp, between,' areendeavo;'mg to ha.','e the govern- and Elbert Hubbard," so goes the I this morning; and is stopping With 'grhde ore is now on the dump. t t bl h government assay , r of Galena creek, owned by John the Stewart and Olive pups, trihu- i men, .esa IS . a. " . tally, up to date. If it would bring his son, M. J. McCabe, at the " .Twelve hundred tons of ore were Al d thers shaft were taries of Dublin gulch on the left , 'office m the .dlstnct and m support b k Elb t t t Golden North until tomorrow morn- . ... verson an 0 , ' 8. "h h you ac,. er us, ,0 wang your " ~ ,~pped from thlS mme thl'8 surr;mer I sunk during the winter and ore limit. Most of . the work on this, of then request show t at on t e heart with golden ,,"rings, it would ing, when they will both le ave for to the Selby works at San FrancIsco.. bt " d tl a" ass yed' group has been done on the "Happy ' I 31st 01 March last the're were t99 t h' t t d the l'nterior . . specimens 0 allle l' '. . a - ' . . . . d' no worrv us or ur us 0 rown a ' . SIX . ty tons shIpped the year before $300 t S 1 cl' to Jack" and ' "Victoria" daims and : I quartz ~lalms on record m the 1'8' I "d f k' W It ~ ,[ Mr McCabe has a three-~-cal" , over. a on. evera , auns . " I . . b wagon oa 0 mgs.- a J.V ason.· . J aJ~raged $262 a t:o n and nette~ the the northea.~t of this claim. were consists of two tunnels, with drifts , t.nct, and a number have SlI~ce een working .lease on the Gleaner prop- )'. (hers about $162 a ton. ' Mmmg t d d fI ,t galena showing and cross cuts and a large amount recorded, as compared With 145 I ertv and will put several men at 1 t tat · t h . prospec , e an oa I " I' I Id' th Wh'teh d' - " .ai~ , ransp?r IOn cos save since. good va.lues' found wherever bedrock of surface trenche~. One tunnel is c ~Ims le Ill , e' I orse 1,· Militant Geor&ie work as soon as he can arrange b~ n cut m tW()_ . t k . d' • t' th t the lead in about 200 feet with about 100 . tnct, where the government assay things for their accommodation · and - Vi as s ruc , m lea mg a , ffi" tai d D' "Oh, Georgie, Georgie!" exclaimed . ~ ' c'onservative estimate of the was near by. feet of crosscuts. The .other or sec- oce .IS now mam ne . urmg get the necessary snpplips on the Nal)les in the 1,200 tons shipped The Mabel mineral claim, adjoin- ond tunnel, which is further up t~e , the _ wmter, ~hen. most Of. the h.a.rd a fond mother when she saw her ground. He is a practical hard rock pla,ces the values at $135 a ton or ing the Silver King on the lef.t limit, mountain, is about 175 feet m I rock prospectmg IS done, It requues small boy considerably battered up miner and , perfectly famili'8r with ... .ab~ut $162,000 for the shipment, or has been lea's~d: with an .option to length, with about 70 feet of cross-: over two mon.t~s, under the most and dirty, "you have been tiihting the character and extent of the a ~roduction t? date of about $175,- purchase, by the owner, Grant Hoff- cuts, exposing a vein averaging fo~r favorable ~ondltlOn8, to get returns again! How often have I told you quartz deposit it is his intention to " ()()()" When It IS conSidered that the man to Mr. Tromley of Dawson. feet in width and carrymg values JIl on , sample, sent to the government that you shouldn't fight?" , develop. . ore shipped to date was all. taken In t~o shafts on this property small gold from $4 to $14, with pick'Jd assay office at Whltehorse. ':Well," said he, "what. are yo~ A few months ago prominent OUt.- 1ro1n above the 130-foot level, It must veins were located showing good samples running over $100. I gomg to do when a fellow hits you? side mining men had an option to be .'.1 admitted that the n:ine . has a galena ore. A third tunnel' was d~iven on the Reassur.ance "Why, keep out of the way?" said I purchase the Gleaner mine f.or the bright future, and partJ.cularly as On the Adam claim, adjoining the opposite side of the ndge and is It was at a fashIOnable Southern I the mother. sum 01 $500,000, but the European the vein is widening and getting Mabel, owned by Mark Evans, what about 100 feet in length, showing a, res~rt and the pretty N~w England I "I'll bet," said the youngster, I war breaking out and the finances ri cher with depth. is probably the best prospect except vein similar in width and values to maIden .had be~n tangomg strenu-l "he'll keep out of mine after this."· of the world being tied up for a. , Pteparations are now under way ~ the Silver King's itself has been that found in the first and s~c 'lTId ously WIth ~ vigorous young man I Kansas City Star. \ time tb lreby, the option was allowed h8.\11 over 2,000 tons from the mine found. In a shaft about 2,500 feet tunnels. fr~:n the y!e"t. " to lapse. , thi~ winter,. which will be shipped from the Silver King shaft a, three- Th Olive cluim adjoins th~ "tew- Rea~ly _she protested, I mu~~ The Gleaner mine wa~ l()cated in to ~the outslde next summer. Green- foot vein was located carrying 'Some ar' & Catto group, The WOlt{ ~orle s;op, I .d love to,~eep on and on, b An Indorsement. 1899, shortly after the dIscovery and field & Picke~ing, who had the. con-\ high grade ore. Some of the tests I cor.sists mainly. of a tunnel driven I r;; danced out. _ a haP" he "Yes, sir," said the rugged moun. location of the. Engineer mine, and .tract for -haulmg the ore last w~nter, made were equally' as good as those I 30) feet above the creek. The ': 11- ,Wl~y ,how ran you s. Y h t . d taineer to the member of congress, was then, and IS now, thought to be ) h, ave shipped ·several h~ndred tons obtained in the flilver King when n '!.l is. 150 f~et in lengt~, foil 'wmg Cried m astomshr;;ent a~ tr~s~or:~u "I'm going to vote for you 811' fre- equally as rich as that fam~us prop­ ''Of feed to the , camp thlS ,summer,! at the same stage of development. \ the vem, WhICh has a WIdth of from her to a seat. I don t t 1~ ~ t quent. ycyu're one . man as does a ertv, whICh we understand IS valued " :an'~ are preparing for a busy winter Some fine specimens of float have five to 12 feet, carrying v?,lues .fr l~ are darn~d sto~: at_ all. ~ o~ re th~S ~ittle sun thin' to protect 110me indus- by" its owner at $3,000,000. ( with their teams. Sixteen to eigh. been found three mile:; to the south- $9 to $50 to the t on, WIth pu~ ,cl plump enough. - N atlOna on y- try." I tllen te~ms. were e ngaged in hauling west, of these pro~rties , and during! samples going as high a's $400 a ~on. I I lA • h d "Then you don't reSAll, t .my stand "Is that car ' of yours the latest II I \. . d th t M T I of A capita c eanser ,.yI varms e ~ "0.," /1 as. wmter. the winter a group of claiJIls was It is reporte a. r. 0 m "., k . te I-n favor of pI~hl'bl'tl'on0 ," model, Pillbeck?" h d t t and stained woodwor - 115 'tea-wa r. ,,' , Tw6 leases were let on the Silver staked on Duncan and Lightning \ Dawson , as acqUire an m eres . b '1' "That's wllat I anl chee rin' ye for. "Yes, it's a. 1912." .J d the This may be made by pouTIng 01 mg I Kin,,( property. This spring one held creeks about six miles in an east- in this group, an 1S now on It " You al'n't int;erferred with us moon- "Pshaw! This is 19L5." 6 " d water on spent tea eaves, s rallllIlg by P. Anderson was abandoned after erly direction from Galena creek, groun . . 'd ft d vh h I tl shiners wuth mentionin', ,and you've "I know it, but the ,people wh (}o 'conjliderable prospecting . .'1'he lea~e and the claims are thought to bel The Cascallen group consists of the llqUl a erwar s rou~ a ~ '). j improved the demand ' a heap.·'-Ex. made my car went out .of busines~ ; ,extt,nded only te creek level in an cxtcnsionof the Silver King lead. fom claims on t~,e north and west of. o~ mushn. The tea waier ,uo cn, tile change. in 1912." \ ,degth, and . the surface ' showing did The dip and strikc are the same. the Olive, and I S owned by Frank ~ dut qwckly. .. . 11 • • \ ! , , I ;' I ,I I" / ~, I , : ( I:' I" r " I DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 1 7, ' 915. .. ~_ • .. ....... _. _ ..... _._. .. • •• ........... the other about a half mile up-I the lake wide open, only sufficient .. stream on the north side. The water water WHR furnishp.d for the full 4. ' H 't.l"DRI A 1 T1 re M71.. TZ"1.. TG for both pits was taken from the operations of hotlt plants. H owever, 'f I J n U .Ll' 11 V J 1 V I • main ditch, which is on the -south during the winter the usual rise of 1 t ~ide . There was about five feet of about one foot in the level of the , . ' . water above the sill of the gates at I lake took place. This was enough .. rl Ti the lake, and with , the COIl~tUllll to allow operations to be started on ! Ilv ' A TLIN ! supply coming from tributary creeks, the usual scale in the spring, and • ! a Bteady flow of about 10,000 miner's heavy rR.ins Rgain made an ample . .t. · j illches of water was reasonabl y ccr-I supply, hoth for the usual operations , ...... .. _ . •. _. -.-. . _ ..• -. •. -.-..-.. -...-... - . .. -.-.-..-.-.--. .. _ . . -.-.. -.. _._.--. -. I - '. f I The ~ Store I • J i I I +-.. - .•. - •. _ . •. - •. _ . •. - •. - •. -...- •. _ .• - . •. _ .•. - •. - •. - •. _ .•. - •. - •. _ .•. __ .-•. _ ... _ •. _... tain. and. fot' flushing the tuiling- s fron1 the (By A. D. Hughes, in Millillg and tioned wal; about $350,000 per sea- Results_-Five pits, averaging 55,-1 creek. Six feet was the maximum Scientific l'l'ess.)-These opcrations SOI1. The operations to be described 000 to 60,000 yards, constituted the variation in the leael of the water in British Columbia are believed to produced the bulk of this output, average sea-son's run at this plant, in t he lake during thc tim~ COIt­ I The King of Them All I ! l I I, L Do You Know What ~This Sign Means? l t '" 1 be of 5ufficient magnituul;', and the the remainder coming from smaller the yardage for the four seasons be- sidered. • . t ~ oConditions existing, lllelhorb em· I hydraulic plants, drift mining, etc., ing 283,300 per annum. The crew The ('lose of thl: seRson for both ploJ'ed, and results obtaineu suffi- on the variou:~ creeks within a here was 18 m en on both shifts, with pits CR me at the time when ice .clcntly unusual to warrant the pub- radius of 20 miles from Atlin. extra men as needed, and work was I forming in th c ditc h and pipe-lines hcaLillll of t illS aI tide. Sinular COil' j Pine cieek, tile scene of the oper- carned on as contmuously as pos- madp operation impossible. This .clitiou" lllUY eXI:;t Lt other placcs, atIOns, runs from Surprisc lllkc, a~ sible throughout the season. usually occurred about November 10, and, if so, ti,e lIlethou workeJ out the head of th e volley. and empties During the progress of the season, with .the. temperaturc around zero. i here IIlay be of u se to .others. Actuall into Atllll lakc, a distance of 12 usually af~er th: blgh-wat,".r pen~d. At thIS tIme the gates at the lake I i ~V01 king (;(Tbtb ale given allu enough miles . 'fhe fall in this d istance is the matellal that unaVOIda bly col- were closed down tIght. to aVOid ~ of the uata governing Ulem to make I approximately 750 feet, of which 100 lected in the creek-beel at both any wa~te dLUlng the wlntE'r, .the 1 pOSSible an upproxnnate estimate .of feet IS gained at a waterfall about tAiants, was boomed or flu shed out plants werc dismantled, and pIpe, i the eXJlell~e of :;illlllar wOl'k in other: four miles from Atlin lake. The by opening the gates at the lake and monitors, etc., placed on high i district.~. average grade of the remainder of -allowing a head of 30,000 to 40,000 ground, so that t hey would .not be- • t I, 1\ The description coven; the opera- the coruse is therefore about .one inches additional water to run down come ice-bound during the winter. ! t~ons .of the North Columbia Gold per cent. Midway between the two the creek. When the' maximum ef- ·WRge~ .-A variation made in the 1 i Mining company, of Cincinnati, du~'- lakes is situated the disco ve ry clailll feet had been attained, the extra manner of paying wages may be of i ing the four season s from 1910 tc and the town of Discovery. Here the water was turned off. This opera- interest. The usual wage for the ! 1913 inclusive. The work was ca~- valley is broad, with wide benches tion was carried on as ma llY times eamp is 35 cents per hour and board, ! Lied on under the management of on both sides of the creek. From a during the se'ason as the available which is worth $1.50 per d ay_ Dur- I J . M. Ruffner. I was present dur- short di stance below thiH point to \vate r-supply would permit, u~ually ing the first part of the' work it was i ing the whole of this period, and a mile above there is exposed a sec- j ~r~:~e;~:te~~i!~~. th~~e y:::: ;~:~ ::'~~n °t~li:n cl~!~n~~ v~~~!1a~~lteiile I:of~ ~::;iwr;;~w.~c:-{ ; , ,~:,~: '-'~"7:~-:- .'-~~ ':. - -.-~~-~- -' :;7ll I .are t herefore authentic and repl'e-Ion Pine creek has come_ It is from " , . : ," i .sent the result of observatiolls at all 400 to 800 feet wide. Tile presellt I .atages of thl'! work and under all the creek has cut through this for , ap· j .conditions obtaining. proximately the entire length of H i ' -Atlin IS situated near the norther:l mile and a quarter and a width of • border of British Columbia, about 60 100 to 150 fee t. The old channel i mile:; in a straight line southeast of slopes in the same direction a the ! Carcross, Yukon, which is 70 milesl present creek with a grade of .one i from Skagway, Alaska, on the Whitel per cent. The present creek has a ; Pa'ss & Yukon railway . It is grade of a little less than two per , reached from Carcross by boat on cent. at this point. The level of the I _ ;ragish and Atlin lakes between Junel bedrock in both the new aud old I! ;and November. There is a portage channels is the same at the upper between the two lakes, freight and \ end, although there originally, was a i , passengers being transferred on a difference of about forty feet in ele. i " railroad three miles long. During vation between them at the lower I .stages, depending on the condition tions and drifting filled a large part It stand~ fo r progres li ve servi ce and the lowest prices consisten t with hi gh quality in Drugs and H ousehold Necessities. " THE REXA LL STORP. !" It llI e Jns that W. M. CRIBBS, DRUGGIST, is affiliated \~ith over 7,000 other stores throughout thc c.ountry, all of which are st.riving by lhe fullest pos'sible improvement of their business to sati~fy the public with a store ideal "as it ought to be" and what YOU want H to be. "THE REXALL S'l.'ORE"­ this sign over our door means that we have PROVEN . OUR IN­ TEGRITY, ESTABLISHED OUR FAULTLESS PROFESSIONAL REFUTATION, AND GUARANTE.ED OUR THOROUGH EXPER­ IENCE before we could place it there. FROM THE FIRST ONLY ONE DRUGGIST IN EACH COMMU- NITY was taken into th~ association, and then only after he had proven himself to be high in his profession, up-to-date, succes-&ful in his business. 'fHIS POLICY HAS BEEN ADHERED TO CLOSELY, so that today you will find in almost every cit! a "Rexall Store" Seven thousand -in ,all-it is t he mt ~t lively store in town and ·generally occupies thc best business location . "The Rexall" Idea in Dawson I The capital which these thousands of druggists have been able to put together has made it possible to build immense plants fv,' the manufacture of their own goods. They go into the madcet.s­ of the world, and buy the e".tire outputs of other factories to r (1. -­ tribution among their patrous. ( The motto adhered to in all t ile stores and striving a fter theSe pur­ P.oses is this: EACH THING TIIE 'BEST OF ITS KIND ' AND COSTING A LITTLE L, ESS·- ·This is the meat ·of the " REX AT.J V' i t 'I i f i I I f i l t , r 11 J. ';the winter, dog-teams or horse- end. Early ground-sluicing opera· f .of the ice, carry mail and passengers of the available dump at all points. ' idea . . -.to and from Atlin. The climate is Bedrock on Pine creek at t hi:s I -'_,1 ; 'that usual ·at this latitude behind point is - mostly serpentine, through I the coast ranie. which there are many dikes, in var- . l It ·· t. ' , Gold. was first discovered in ibr. ious stages of alteration. Along these district at the time of the rush to dikes and thr.ough the serpentine Da.wson. In the years immediately there are many quartz stringers, :following there were as many ~S' some of which are known to carry thirty or forty thousand people in gold. The erosion of similar roc~ . BOYS BATHING IN KLONDIKE RIVER w. M. CRIBB$' :tJ;te camp at times. Individual mi{I- probably 'furnished the placer gold about twice, and for period·s of about found that there was a tendency for j ng"was then ,at its height, work be- The nature of the gold bears out six days each time. It is worth men to quit about the time in the jng carried on in the creek-beds and this theory, as much of it has quartz noting here that although this extra fall that the weather became severe. .. shallow benches. Since t ha.t time associated with it. Some of these water cut out and carried away This was usually in October, when DRUGGIST , I ;the , population has been de~reasing small quartzose ' nuggets are well n earl y: all the fine material that the~e was ahout a mO~lth:s time le.ft ..... ••• • • • • • • • • gradually, as individual work has rounded aud some of them appear to had accumulated, the creek never available for operatmg. At thIS ceived by each man up to 35 cents ." ,_, - ~,,b6eflo 'giv.iQg. pbce. to. large-scale oper- be freshly br~ken. . c~uld be c~t. down to. the level pre- I ~ime there were few available me,n per hour for all the time employed. .ations. At the time con§idered there The North Columbia Gpld Mining vlOusly eXlstlllg. ThIS wa~ due .to In the pamp, and the last month s Steady rpen were desired, for a green -were about 1,500 people .in the 10- company came into e istence during I the f~ct that some coarse , .matenal wor~ would therefore hflve to be man w" ,' not of much use , on a. m.fl­ ~ality ' during the summer and much the early days and !c q . ed d unaVOIdably worked dOWn) llltO the carned on short-handed. To remedy chine fo r a month Or more. It Wlll .iewe~, of , course, . in the winter. The on the south side of t~r creeg;,O~~e creek-~edi . The effe?t ~as .~he~efor~ this Si~uatio~a sl:~ing ~cale of wag~s be seen that the amount at stake iProduction during the time men- area eventually comprisi ng most of a gra ua lIlcrease Ill.t e elg t 0 was a .opt.ea WI a onus at t e for each IlIan who had worked the the old channel .on that side 0 :. the creek-bed, clependlUg upOn the end Qf the season , The first two greater ' part of the season was, about ations were then conducted o;)el a aiount of coatse ma.te.dal allowed to IlIonths were paid for at th~ rate of $100. This proved to be sufficient +-_ .. -.-.. -.-,.,-.. - .•. -.-.-... -... s miill scale. The water system con- run into it. 25 cents per hour, the next t~o inducement to remain, and hencefor- . .. '{ \ \ " ,- fighting with fire that br. Qke out i~ I her hold, tl:!e Insular ~ orienta~ c.ompany's Australian liner Benal! had the flames under control befor . aid responding to wireless ca~1.", reached the vessel and l!o~sisted ' 'i.!l1 compl~tely. ,extinguishin p the fire The sItuat.lOn was made more diffi I cult by the fact that the ship had hundreds of passengers ou board. 1 t sisted of two small dit.ches of about At only one time durIng the perIod ~ont~s at 30 cents, and the remalll- \vard each '~eason was finished with BON MARCHE . ],000 inches each, one on each side mentioned wa s there any shortage of lllg tune at 35 .cents, the usual r~te . practically at' un crew. 'f I of the creek D th fi t f watel', During 1912 there was not Board was furlllshed as usual durmg Carp have been taught to comE . • . uflng e rs P W . • ---- and be [ ' d th .. fill' j seasons a good deal of material was enough to allow the use of it for all the tim e. To those who remal!1ed e on e nngmg 0 a Je .. run into the cleek, and it became flushmg the creek, and at the close; thr?ugho~t .the season a bonus was Battl e With Fire on Indian Ocean I Nothing worries some women lik ,'! l e. vldent that space avaihtble for tail- of the 'season, with all the gates at paId, brmglIlg the total "mount re- DURBAN, July 24.-After daY'S of troubles that failecj. to develop, • SPECIAL BARGAINS FOR 1'- ·f OPEN I NG OF SCHOOL t , lllg would soon I )e exhausted. .Ex· ;! .!periments we re tried with different j 1111,. ...... 1 ............................................................ J 1 J lot Scribblers, formerly t methods of handling tailings, Rll~ r ~ 1 2 for 25c, now ...... .-3 for 25c I du n n.g tIllS tl me the method oi , t, ~~~ ~0~~~~I~ . )a.fOr.:5for25c I ~:~~~ngofOI~IO~~:;~:tl-~V:tll ~~.t:~C'k~: 1 THf GA~AO 'IAN BA' NK Of ~O 'MMfAGE " '" f ~1;:~:~:~I:i. I ..... ~.nd ... t~~I~ ;~~ 11 !~1~ \:r~~(~~~:::~~y. 1:~~l~~~il~r: ~~~~ ! I· · . ., . ,l' ~ ! abundflllt supply at Snrprise lake, ~ 'BARGAINS IN TUMBLERS t I and in ] 907 it W[lS decided to build ' j SUITABLE FOR PRESERVES i , a ditch and dam to make t bi,; av~il' l ~ I lot ........ 3 tumblers for 25c ! able. i I lot Jam Pot Covers. '. Surprise Ifll(e is a na tUral re,;e1'- 1 a 120 covers ready for use, 1 voir at the head of Pine Creek vfil-I :l .and gummed, and 120 I l ley . It IS Hi _ lllIles long by a little ~ 1'issue covers, both for 25c 11 over a mile wide, ha~ing an area 't • of about 18 square lrnles. A crib- ; t BARGAINS IN TALCUM t I dam was bUllt to conserve the Jlciod- I , l POWDER I water in the spring, the ditch being I t 1 constru.cted during 1907 and 1908. - j lot I-Ib cans Talcum .. .. 25c . , ThIS dItch was dug With a floating j : Face Powders, white and pink 1 steam-shove~ built. by . Fuir.bHnks of ; A variety of Cold Cream, t 1 Manon, OhIO . It IS SiX mIles long, f Florida Water, Cologne and I 30 feet wide, and has a four-foot l.. ILavander Wate r. i b.ank in solid ground .at the lower I ' .)' A I arge assortment of F aney _ Side . The grade 10 eIght fee t per Perfu med Soaps t m ile. N.o t1nming was necessary, ., lot. .......... 3 cakes for 2Sc J and good dit, clling-ground \ .vas en· " lot Dusting Caps .. _ ..... . 25c 1 countered. The line of the small lot Glass Lemon Ex- I Was.te·gates were placed at intervals i lot Towel Rings .......... 25c • ditch previously used was followed. _ tractors ............... , .. 2Sc , of three-quar~rs of a mi le, one set : j A large assortment of Shell I these about half-way being arranged 1 ,Hair Pins f so that the entire head of water J 'Shell Vanity Hair Pins ! could be turned ' out at this point. lot Velvet House Slip- f The cost of this ditch was $6,285 per pe rs, laides' and men 's, 75c , mile, including the dredge, for lot Strong Shopping 8ags. which there was no further use BARGAINS FOR MEN lot of Working Shirts, 7S'c lot of Working Ehirts, 75c lot, lisht and dark, extra, $1 lot, extra value, black sateen . _ .... ..... . ........ 75c BARGAINS IN HORSEH1DE i GLOVES 1 lot, formerly $1.50, now $1.00 I lot. extra value . . . _ .. 50c· A large variety of Socks at extra values. Boys' Ov, eralls and Jackets, size 12, 1 3, 15 and 16 years. Peabody's Overalls and Jump­ us and Shirts, Un ion Made. R. 0 .' ROBERTSOH I I when the ditch was completed. The dredge cost $13,732 erected and ready t.o run. In 1909 the crib·dam W M; destroyed during the high-water period and was replaced by a pile and earth­ work dam that was started at once and was completed in time to save a large part of the water in the lake. The new dam is about 400 feet long and 12 feet high at the ceuter. The piling extends for about 150 feet at the deepest portion. The width on top ' is 12 feet, this being 'used for a roadway. The gates are operated with a screw·stem similar to a hy­ draulic gate-valve. The apron , and spill·way .from the gates is 30 feet wide. Th~ cost of the new dam c.om­ pleter was $8,158. In 1910 the water-system was in good order, arrangements had ' been ,SIR eDMUND WALKER, C. V. 0., LL.D., D~ C. L., President ALEXANDER LAIRD, General Manager JOHN AIRD. Assistant General Manager '. CAPr-r AL, $15,000,000.00 ' . • • REST, $13,500,000.00 - " GOLD 'DUST PURCHASED . t ! \ , l Banking by fMail Accounts may be opened at every branch to be operated by mail, and will receive the of the Canadian Bank of eominerce ' j same careful attention as is given to all ; other departments of the Bank's business. Money, may be deposited or' withdrawn in this way as satisfactorily as by a personal visit to the Bank. I ;' i TH I RD AVENUE :~:~~ !~d/~:i!~Oen~re~~~u~~d O~~etII~~ DA WSON BRANCH T. S. LEITCH .. Manager I t tions were started. The work was , , ; I I*,; " .. • conducted from two separate pits, l ':1 1 ; one on tbe south side of the creek IJ : Or oPPo'ile the 'town of Di~co \rerr and ~ •••••• I ••••••••••••••••• III ........................... I • ............... " .. +.-.• ,-•. -.~ •. - •. -.-.• - .. -. .. -. •. - .•. -. Near Postoffiee .f ( \ . ~ .\ I DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGU, ST 17, 1 91 5, I r l ~~~~~~~~~~~.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~ . '{ • m ! • I ) • . ~ ~ • ,{ ~ ~ , f~ tf)'f ~t/'f: ", ~ ~ ~ • "I D. W. BALLENTINE. Proprietor I ~ '. , ~ · ~ Automobiles For Rent or Hire 11 , .... 1 ,,I I ~ '---- ~ I .~ .'. ~ At All Hours of' the ·Day or Night ~ ~ Expert Automobile and Gas Engine Repairing. First=Class Work Guaranteed I • '~ ~ HEADQUARTERS • I BALLENTINE'S liAUTO , STAGE LINER \'~f .'" " . Mfi BALLE'NTINE' &1 SCANLON,P. ... 9pri~tors \t~f - . : ~ : \rJ ." . ~'. . '0 ~ERA TfNO' : .'. ! " j :'. ' \'1'" trfi DAILY AUTO STAGE, DAWS9N TO · 6 B~LOW , H.UN 'KE"t, LEAVi NG .!!" VJA : Sl.,J~f~iJ,Rj~;~~P~:y.s, RET:URNING VIA DOMINION SAME DAY ~ \00 OCCIDENTAl! .HOTEL, DAWsQN:,5 A. M : D~· I 'LY VIA DOMI.NION \ THU'RSDAY, RETUNING VIA SULPHUR SAME DAY : ':'1 1ft; D'AWSON-GRANVILLE AUTO S'rAG~ ·L,EAVES' .'· OeC'I[)ENTAL HOtEL ", . ' ... ... .. .. . . . IS'" . 5 A. M., MONDAYS AND THqRS'oAV$,': 'I;OR" 'OOMI'NION " , .. . ' . ~ . GRANVILLE, S{)LPHUR fiN~ ~~WAY ,POINTS· .\ .... . : .C~RryYI~G ... P.~S~ENGERS, EXPRESS AND ~J.'GG~ ?E :~ ... - ...., . ' Special Trips When Desired . '1 ."'" tfJif Tel'ephone 3 6 =B . r' O~rage 3rd, Av.e., between, Princess and Harper' f 1Ki ": ,mt '1'" '. :::.~ 'V • I " ..•.••... ,. • • • ~4'~: _ (, I ". I, ".,J ~,"), i I" , : . ,t) :'1, 4'1,' I', ",I .• ( • :'1 " " I : . /. .,' . ,{~ :;'IJliil~iI~jlililiI~~JlJlJI~JI~~JI~JlJlililJlJI.Ii~JI~~~_Ij~JlI ~ I I " il. j .. :.:.:-.~: ••••• ~: •••. -;-• .-". --.-.,--.-.-.• -.-.-.----., 'with the sluice box instead of trans-I other operates the machine simp': -' At the present time the rocker is are used. T, hese bars, w~ere t~e - , versely. Variations of the sluice by the act of I'ocking and keeptIH~ ~ittle used in the working of claims miners work are under water, and It t R k ' d G I t' J box instead of tran~v.ersely. Varia- the dirt well soaked with watE .. ·. by the miner, s in the Yukon. ' Pros- is only in t~mes bf low water that I oc er an rt~z Y . l tions of the siuice box and riffles I Usually the wat€r, as it . flow s off. pectors, however, still continue to, they can be worked at all, in early t, ," , ,t constitute all the method,¥ of wash- is caught and used over again , thu s use the rockcr in tr~ing out pros- spr~g, just before the ice break.s - K' 'h' d' f Pl II' I J ing ~old_ economizing the water supply. If pects. It is the only method open up, and in the fall. ' 1, " t;,' 1 . Ylet . 0 ' 0 aCe,. lYltntn n -t. The sluice box requires a stream much work was being pr~rforJlJed ill(' to them to judge the value of a .---- . ~ with a rapid descent. The fall ill blankets were taken out : t inMrval:l, strike. The diminished value of the SEIGEL .MAY OP'EN . , . i .f the box must be about one in four and washed In a tub oi water to get dirt bars the rocker, as it would' not ANOTHER BIG STORE . • • • ..... ." • • •• '. '. • ~. ., • • • I •• (By J. A. Macdonald, in the Oalh· .ius through the boxes. . They are dian Mining Journal.)-lt is .cnly called "sluice boxes," andar~ . so '}Vithin the last teii. years that. the sJ.oped to allow the wate~ to ca~ry method of dredging for gold in tn'" down the gravel and sand, and, yet -1. Klondike has been carried 0rt to 'all t " ha:fdly -mj: ve the gold. , appreciable ext€nt, Previous tu ' that In the method~ used for extr~cti~g time the only methods l'Jllpl")'~d the gol~ from the gravel graVIty ]s were the sluice box and tb~ roc.kf'r, utilize l. Gold is nearly twenty and these are used to a. co:!sider:Lblp. times heavier than wat€r, and eight ext€nt at the pre. sent, time, ior times heavier th'an rock. Gold is dredging requires a lot of money. A 'separated frpm the dirt . holding it medium sized dredge ·with all appli- by the use of an inclined plane, &nces for operation costs fro!!' ~j~;lty ovet which a stream of water is to one hundred thousand Jolial'~ . made to flow. ' The gold bearing dirt In ' the early . days of the Yukun the is shoveled into the fa;st flowing' principal means of 'separatini; fine stream, which carries along the gold from gravel and sand was by lighter material and leaves the gold the use Qf the rocker which, aJS its behind. To aid in . arresting and name implies, is a box some three holding the gold, barriers are placed or four feet long and two feet wide; in the' bottom of the box. These are placed on a , pair of rockers after called' "riffles." Thesc riffles aTe the manner of the old baby-cradle. now made of angle iron, cut into On the top is , a box or hopper, per· lengths the width of the sluice bux forated with one-quarter·inch holes. and bolted together at a certam d18- Where plenty of water c6uld ' be con- tance from each other. In the early veniently taken from a higher to a days, however, the riffles wer~ made lower level a series of boxes, made of bars of wood, generally sectIOns of , of plank, are elevated on the small trees, cut in even lengths, and trestles. Water enters .at the high heJd in position by a lection of end and flows through them. They I plank nailed to their ends. These are fitted into each other at · the wooden riffles, unlike those made of joints, 1i0 that the stream is cont.inu- iron, were placed longitudinally ~~._'~ •• '~'~.~ ' •. ~~.~, •. ~.~.~._.~'~'~'.'-.~'~.~'~-4~~~.~~~ ! ~AY AT THE 1 1 Ottawa Hotel I I i , t ! FOR COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE REASONABLE RATES A FinelY.ti\ppointed Bar Stocked With the CHOICEST dF W~ES, LIQUORS AND CIGARS AUTOMOBILE SERVICE AT ALL HOURS When in From the Creeks St op lit the Ottawa, Where You Are Always Made to Feel at Home JOSEPH CADIEUX Second Avenue, Next to Bank of B. N'. A. Dawson , Yukon Terr. 1 I t I i .-.-.....-.. .... ._ ... _.--.-..---.-.-..-..-.. --..._ .. -.-.. -. . -.--.. -.-. ... .. ' or five feet, so that in thirty feet of the gold out of th bfll , aod iw:]),"di- pay in the working over of pOOr dirt. box there must be a head of five or ately replaced. With rich · gravel panning out t-en NEW YORK, June 2l. - Henry more feet. The $luice box' enables This method, thongh slow and Ja- cents .andover, the rocker method Seigel , will open a depattmel~t store­ th~ operator to ' work a great deal horious, was the oIlIy available ' gaNe profitable results, but now in New York, if he is permitted tt) more 'dirt' than any other system' of method in ma,ny placcs 1Jl t 'H~ Yu.· when miners are satisfied with two attain his liberty on the payment of manl;lal labor. The.' material i51' kon. Two men workinl;' to!:;ether to three-cent pans, the , sluice box is $150,000 as the first installment of thrown into the ,head of the line of oould easily clean up from two to the only profitable method. With $2,000,000 balance owed the depos, i- boxes and the water does the rest. I four cubic yards rf€l!' da~' In thp improved hoi·~ting ge/lor very good tors of his failed bank. It is obvious that on a bar 01" 1 early days , of the K!oll hke lTound profits are now made in operating I Henry Siegel, the New York mer­ bank mining there weuld be but few 1898 and after, it was ·no·,hin·~ llD · with grizzly and sluice boxes. Where chant whose department stores and plac,cs where the miner could avail usual for two men to clean up O\l2 the diggings are good several lines bank failed last year, was sentenced himself of the sluice box_ In these I hundred dollars' worth of dust in a of sluice-boxes are used simultane- to ten months jn jail. cases the rocker is used almost uni· day. On the bars of Stewart river ously. These are placed in · position versally. The rucker is worked un I a hundred dollars a day WR'S COlI- and the grave piles over them, and TEUTONS LI BERAL WITH the principle of the baby·cradle, sidered only very good. In 'numerous when the ope' tion of separating the HUNGARIAN AND RUSS LAND but it is also worked on the prin- cases a half dozen men have sue- gold begins' thI;ee or more boxes are PARIS, July 23. - It is learned ciple .of the hand-sieve used in olden ceeded in taking out as IIlu{;h as put into use. . here that the Teutonic allies have of- times for grain cleaning. and now I fifteen to twenty thousand a month In the ' new gold diggings on the I fered Roumania Bukowina and Bes­ to be · seen in the modern fanning by the slow and laborious TOeker Saskatchewan river around Edmon· sarabia as a reward for continued mill. The upper portion of the box method. ' tOll, , only the rocker and the grizzly neutrality until the end of the war. is the hopper. This is a box six in~~ in ~Mh , m~e to m Wff !~-------_----------.---------------.----------~ and into the upper body of the main box. This upper detachable box or hopper has a bottom of heavy wire I netting or a thin iron plate per- [ forated with many holes, usually I quart€r-inch holes. Below the boir tom of 'the hopper are two or three inclined shelves, made of board, and these inclined shelves or s ieves aTe covered with pieces of blanket to hold the go1d. The lower incline contains riffles, or a combination of blank€t and riffles ' . Two strong rockers are fastened to the bottom of the box, and these rockers being placed Qn somethinlt solid and fast­ ened thereto with a bolt from the oonter of each rocker to the bench beneath are oscillated. The opera­ tor sets up his machine beside some pool or stream Qf water, and fills \be shallow ' box, or "basket," with fine gravel, rejecting all \be coarse parts. With a pail or long-handled dipper he adds water to ·reduce the gravel to a concrete-like consist€ncy, and at the same time rock s the ma­ chine from side to side. The finer and heavier parts Qf the sand .ani gravel pass through the holes in the perlorated bottom, .and fall onto the inclined shelves below, down which they are sluiced by the water, the gold being caught by the wool of the blanket or in the riffles, as the case migh~ be. Where two men wefe working together, (!De carries gravel The Place of f)uality 10,. Fresh Home - - Made f2andies THE PURITY AND PERFECT ION OF WHICH ARE KNOWN ALL OVER THE COUNTRY 1ft'IPORTED (c?:zJNDIES ALL THE LEAD ING CONFECTIONS-HANDSOME ARTISTIC BOXES, ALL SIZES HUYLER'S,GUNTHER'S, M'CONKEY'S, FRY'S, LOWNEY'S, MORSE'S, CADBURY'S, HO.NEYMAt4 . AND HAIDA CHOCOLATES THE F INEST OF FRE. SH FRU ITS OF '\LL KINDS Tobaccos, Imported and Domestic elgars Tobacco Pouches of Plain and 21rtistic Desisn Pipes to Fit Bvery Face GEORGE'S PLJl(c?E "TH E HOME OF GOOD CHOCOLATES" KING STREET GEORGE SARANTIS, Prop. OPPQSITE N. C, CO. to the hopper or basket, while tr, • .' :~~i!liIln ,~r' !I-Il1 .• IIMillllllili.-M!I!!"---IIlH-.1I1!lA_"_II"_!J#_IIl •• W_" ___ III'~~miiI~_"_Ill&\J!M "",II!_ ....... --_______ i ,I / / I I ( . t ( - •• f. .l DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915 - ! 1 fIi···-··-···-··-··-·-·-·-·-'·-·-"-··-·-·-··-·~"-··-··-· .. -.---.. :-. . .. ~ mile and 13-mile posts on govern-I ~ . . . , JI NEW DISeOVERY RRDueED PRIeRS ment road, above P elly Orossing. : . . t u~ · ;~~ .re~~,h~~ ~~~~.~r'atl~h/~~e:ier~~ f D D. Lagra,· . i "'A end of l'asmona lake, about t en i _ ~ miles west of Canyon Oity. • I r V . .E. J. 'erry, ] 60 acres. on the left I i limit of McKinnon creek, left limit t r The Following Will Go Into Bffect SBPT. 1 Starch List No. I ARTICLES " 11 Dol. 1 Cts. · . . . . Shirts, soft bosom and cuffs . 111 i ll formerly 35c. . ..... .. .... . .. 25c. \1 .. .. ·1 .. · .. .. . . . Sh~rts, stiff front . . . . . . . , . .. . . . 3Oc. I ;· · · · ', 1 ; . ' M 4 · . . . . 1 Shuts, dress or pleated, formerly 1 40c. .. ... .. , ... .. ............. 35c. .. .... ... . .. ... Collars. formerly 10c. .. . ... ... 7c. .. .. . ... .. . . . . . Cuffs, pair, formerly IOc .. ...... 7c. .. ... .. . . . ..... Over shirts . ... .... . . ... .... ... 25c. · ... . Undershirts . ... .. ...... .. ..... 2Oc. Dra-w:ers •. . • . . . . .... ... ... .... . 2Oc. Nightshirts, formerly 25c. up .. 25c. Union Suits ...... _ . . .. ...... . ADc. Pyjama. Suits .. . . .. .... .. . . .. . 4Oc. Sweaters . . .. .. . . . . . . . 35c. a.nd up Chemise . .... ........... .. . 35c. up . . . . . Ladies' Drawers .. . . . .... . . 35c. uP. · . . .. Night Dresses .. . , ...... .. . 35c. up · . .. . 'Wrappers ..... .. ... .. . ..... 50c. up • .. .. ·W·aists .. . . _ . . .... . ... . . . . . 35c. up ..... Oorset Oovers, formerly 25c .. ... 15c . •.... Ladies' Vests, formerly i 15c. up ....... ....... ...... . . 10c. . . . . . Dresses ..... . . ..... ...... .. .. ... . ' . \ · .... Skirts . ... . .. .. . .. _ ........ 25c. up . . . . . H andkerchiefs, for merly 5c .. . . 3c. · . . . . Silk H andkerchiefs, formerly lOc. • . • _ •.....•••. .. ..... .. . . . 7c . ' .. ... 1 .. ... I .... ·, .. ··· .... ·1 .... · .......... .. · .. 1 ·· .. · ••• • ·r .. ... Neckties .. ... .... . .. .. .... . 10c. up .... . · .. . . Socks, formerly lOc .... . . .. .... 8c. .. .. . . ... . ..... Stockings, formerly 15c ...... . 12c. .. .. . .... . .... . Aprons ... ..... ... .... .. ... lOc. up .. .. .. \ . .. .. · .. . . Coats .. . .. ..... ..... .. . .. .. 25c: upl .. .. .. .... . ..... Caps •. ... . .• ... ... . . ....... .... ]5c. II .... . I .... . Vests .. .... .. .... . ... . ... .. 5Oc. upll .... . · .. . . . .Pants . . . . . . .. ... . . . . .. .. ..... .. .... / ......... . Overalis . .. . . .... .. •.. . ... ..... 5/)(:. • • . .• 1. · .. , ... " ·1:Jumper. s . _ . . . . . ...... .. ... . . . .. 50c. . . . . . . ... . . .... Bed Spreads .. .. ...... . . .. . . .. 20c. .., ... . .. . ..... Sheets ' . ' ........ ) .. ...... . .. .. IOc . ..... .... . · .... Slips . . . . . .. ... .......... .. ... . 10e. . . . . . . . . . . , 'rowels ........ .... .. ..... ..... ... fie. . . ... . .. . . .. .• . Rags . .. ..... ..... ... . . .. .' ....... 6e. eascade Steam Laundry 21sk Your Solicitor for Price Lists Flatwork List ... . . Blankets, Oot ton .... .... .. . . . 30c. 'i .. .. : 1 Bed Spreads . .. .. .. ........... I8c ·11'" .. ·1 .. .. . ... .. 'Sh eets .. : . .... . .- ....... .... .. .. sc. 11 . . .. ·,1 .. .. . ii . .. . . Pillow Slips . ......... .. . ... . .. 5c. I ' . .. . . Towels, ii Turkish ~ ... .. .. .. . ..... 3c. II .. .. . ... . . Towels, F ace . .... . .. ... . _ . .. 21 ,6 C. \ . . .. . li •... _ ' Towels, li . Glass .. .. ....... , ..... 2c. .. . ... Rags .. .............. .. ......... 20./ 11 .. . .. Roller Towels ......... .... . ... 3c.1 I, 1 I · · . . .. .Table Cover s . .. , . ..... ... . . . . 1Oc. . . . ' . ' ... .. , · .. .. Table Covers, Colored ... ...... 15c·ll· ... : 1 : .... ; i I I · .... Na.pkins . . . . ... _ .•.... . . _ .... .. 2c. ... . . . ... . I' . . . . .. Tea and Stand Oovers . ....... . Sc. 1 1 · . . , . Bar Covers . . . .. . ....... . ..... .. .. . of Indian river. F ive acres under ·t r . cultivation, 'h ay and garden truck. I .. l Robert Leitch, 160 acres on left • .. limit of Indian creek, below F er n"s t TA I LO R ' ,. location. Ten acres under cultlva- i i : tion , .h ay. i ' f Amede Rousseau, 160 acres, 0 111 ~ Flat creek, about twenty-five mile, l ! .. from mo uth. Fifty acres under cul- t ,t. tivatioTI, principally hay . l ' I A. Robin, 160 acres, abou t t wo • t .. ~ ; .. Queen Street, Between Second and Third miles in westerly uirection from . ! Gravel lake. 1 1 J . W. Gilroy, 160 acres on ~i ,~ht l; limit· of Stewart river, up str2.un i from lot 6, group 3. ' ; A yen ues A. P ilot., ]60 acres, on right limit ! .. · of Stewart river, up stream from :.r t .i , ! 8, 2roup 3. •• ... ••• • ....... - .... ••• ••• • • • • I, · · .•• • · ••.• J oseph Oontin, 158 acres adjoining the back lin e of the Mayo t ownilit,·. O. L . $ nell, 160 acres, on n'),'\.h side of Stewal't l'iver, above May') Lan ding. group 2, left limit of the Klondike, three miles above Rock creek. Fifty acres under cultivation, in oat h a.y. F . X. Laderoute, 160 acres in lot --- 6, group 11, right limit of Yukon , at • •••••••••••••••• , the mouth of Kirkman creek. Six • • acres under cultivation , five a.cres in • FARMS IN YUKON . . j h a y and one acre in potatoes. • BOUGHT FROM CROWI". H . Swineh ardt, 100 acres in lots • --- .1 "0" and " D" , group 4, at Selkirk. The following tracts of land h av3 Fifty-five acres under cultivation, been purchased from the crown 3.nd 1 four ~cres in garden truck and bal­ are being u sed for agricultu B I pu r ance ID h ay. poses in Yukon Territory : I Sam H enry, 320 acres in lots 7 W. P addock , 40 acres in " rO\lU lot, and 8, group 3, on right limit of Vl" 21, group 2. i slan d in th~ Y~k0D! Stewart river, at the mouth of river a bove Dawson. Five acres in I Mazie May. One hundred acres garden truck. I under cultiv.at ion, chiefl y in h ay. Ohris. Authier, 40 acres in lot 345, 1 J . W. GlIrOY, 48 . acres, lot G , group 2, Sunnydale. Ten acres un - ' group 3, on right limit of Stewa7t. del' cultivation, oat hay and garden i bel?w the mouth of Barker 'ri:'!k truck Thll'ty . acres under cultivati J.l ill I F~ Daoust, 10 acres ' in lot 82, group oat . hay. . . , 2, island in Yukon river about one : Louis Roal, 320 acres, lots 10, 11, and one-half miles above Dawson 112 and 13, in group 3, Indian river . ten acres under cultivat.ion, chiefl; 1 Sixty acres under cultivation in garden truck. - hay. . J . P . Whitehouse, 25 acres in lot Chapman and Oleson , 360 acres on Fisheries company in the ca.pacity­ of Alaska representative. The Gor m an canneries which were t raris ferred are the canneries at Sh ak·an Alask a, and Anacortes, Port Apgeles. and Neah Bay, Washington . ----~~ .--- Judgment " I fear t hat fu at young man , t o­ 'whom I gave a job in the store 1al st. ~ week is crooked." " You sh ould not judge by appear ance." " I am judging by disappearan ces, in' th is case." ----_._-- Vulgar Display of Wealth " My face is my fortune," said the· conscious beauty. "Well, it isn't necessary for you t o be cOll'3tantly flashing your roll,'· relllarked tne male cynic . . "Ha~ you ever 1 et an y other man' . kiss 'you?" he dem anded, jealously. " Never, Henry, never,': · she re­ plied demurely. " Only a few · col lege boys."-Life. 101, gropp 2, Sunnydale. Ten acres the right limit of P elly river, four under cultivation, in oat h ay and miles from the mouth. One hundred 4 ..... - ... ..; '~.-... -- .... .,. .• - •. -- ....... --._ ..... _ ............ _ ... . ~ . .:. '_ ..... , garden truck. and twenty·five a.cres under cultiva\- f ,~ W.· Anstett 20 acres in lots 102 tion in hay, oats and garden truck' FRONT STREET ··! and 412, grou~ 2, Sunnydale. Twenty E. O. Jack-son, 51, acre, s, easterly -of t acres under cultivation in hay· and lot 139, group 2. Eight acres under t Dawson,Y. T.~ '.: ~ garden truck. . ,cul~ivation, garden truck. £ f John Home, twenty acres in lot W. Paddock, five acres, part of lot f C under cUltJivation. in garden truck. vatlOn, ID iarden truck. ,'" . 137, group 2, Sunnydale. Three 'aCres[ ' 9, grou~~. Five acres under CUlti- l . Ne].s Nelson, 19 acres in ' lots 88 A. Blaker, five· acres, in East Daw- .. . and 89, group 2, islands 'in Yukon son addition ot'the, townsite of Daw- - R . river, between Dawson .and Swede son . Five acres under cultivation creek. ,ifteen acres under cultiva- jP .. garden truck. · . . .. Rollers . .. . .. .... .... .. .. ... . . . 10c. ..... ..... , · ... . Ta.ble Covers ..... . . . . . ... . . 16c. up .......... . ..... Napkins . . . . : . . .. .. . .. ..... ... .. 3c. j ...... . .. .. l • . ... Sta.nd Covers ... . .. . .. ..... .. .. .. . . ... . , . . .. . .1 11 . .... Aprons 1 . ... .' Coats • _ . . . Caps W. Steinberger, 11 acres in lot 163, Take No Chances • tion, in 1)ay and garden truck. -.--------- 0 group 2, island in Yukon river, op- " This safety first idea is pretty 1 1 . posite Klondike City. Eleven acres good stuff," said P ennsylvania Hun- _ 11- - ( under cultivat~on in garoen . trll-ck. I gry, as he sat down in a · saft corner N ·t· ,. ..... , .. . .. ... . .. .. .. .. ... 11 .. ....... : . I C. v. Steven s, 23 acres in lo~ 169, of his private Iboxcar. ,t' . , grou p 2, Sunnydale. 'Twenty acr es "That' s rig~t," agreed Hobo H ank."1 . ::: :··Ig~:~:t:' .~~ .. ~~~~ . .. ... ~~:~ .~. ~~:~ :::: :/:: ::: i .. ... Shades .... ....... . .. .. ....... .... . .. .. ·t· .. .. I ~. = 1" Total . .. . . : ..... ....... : ... .. . 11=1· =' - I Total a ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• ~ •••••••••• ~~1~~ru~~® . inh~ ~dp~'~~~ ~w ~d lliffi ~u.re~~~ i t .' ~===============~~-~=====~=============~=========~~~ w~~~~ dro~~ in a W~I~ I ' 1 .~~~~~~H.~~~.~~.d~~~~~" H . F. ~hln~ , W ~~in M ~b . '~lli~n~ti&~~~ . l I r t 1 ~ 165, group 2, Sunn ydale. All un.jeI i f' . F.' AR' 1lfC A J.. TV F' AR' IZD'R ' C. • cultivat ion , in hay and gaden truck. ! . Discreet Boaster; , f.· n .IYJv .I V J ..t1 .IY1£. v . ~ F . Neuman, 69 acres in lot 164.1 " I want you to undeIs·tanf!:" '11e • • N a LN ."t , ? '1 TVOI J.. T TD'R' D TT-OR Y ii I f~~~~i;~r:sU~;:I~n~~:n !!~:lti~~tI~~: ~'~~~t a~{[~:si~~llhi:h;7-~~::~o:~ ~~~~ I' ,~ ., '. . . t ! . . _ --, , I V,l~ 1 'J. V ,l £. I\,l,l' ch lefl y gar den truck. ' h ouse." t ~ ' . G. M. F aulkner, 160 acres :n lot" " All right, dad," the boy replie ·d. i t ~ 61 and 9, group 2, West D ·.w;:on . "but you're a coward to make the ~ !' ~~.~.~~~~.~ •• ~.~.~~.~~~.~~ ~"~y oores undu c~tiv~~n . bw~~h~d mofue~s b~k"-O~~ H i (By ALBERT E. LAMB.) F ourteen head of cattle, 60 hogs . land Plain Dealer. . £f' The gr owth of vegetables n ear I ing in the Yukon can be made prof- miles below Dawson, below Clear Principal crop, rye, oats and barley I Dawson and in t.he valley of Yukon itable and begin to farm as if they creek . potatoes and turn~ps . . More Likely. "I to the south 'is exception (Ll. All were going to remain in Yukon al- J . P. Whiteh ouse, 160 acres on left C. Ml!.ck, 80 acres in lot 10, group "I am maN'ied but I think tha.t 0 t vegetables that arc grown in Ontario ways, just so S Qon w;n they see limit of the Yukon river , at Sunny- 2, West Dawson. Eight acres under I' marriage i ll . a failure." t grow in Dawson . Among the " prize that they can well afford .0 keep dale. Five acres under cultivation, cultivation, in oat hay and ga rder: "I'm married, ·but I don't. Diffe;- : vegetables," as they would be ranked stock enough to consume the ex- chiefly garden truck. truck. I ence of opinion, eh?" .... . r at · a country fair, may be men- cess vegetables and farm produce MaIcolm McLaren, . about fifty-iour A. Wattie, 20 aMes in lo, t .271, "No, difference of wives, I fancy." T tioned a cauliflower which m easured and thereby returning part to the acres on the left limit of the Yukon group 2, ,mo~th of Clear creek, be.low I-Boston Transcript. ., t· , t en inches in diameter, ' a turnip -soil by a process of inten sive farm- river, at Sunnydale. Twenty acres Dawson. Flve acres under cultlva- _ ... -.. t which weighed fourteen ~unds.,. and ing, the farmer of the Yukon will be l under cultivation, fi fteen acres in oat tion, chiefly garden truck. ' GORMAN CANNERIES .t E i, six heads of cabbage whIch welghed in a position to dispose of all of his hay and five acres in garden truck. St. Mary'g hospital, 42 acres in I GO TO TH E BOOTHS ! 130 pounds. It has been demon- produce at a profit whether he has a Patrick Roach, 160 acres on left lot 142, ' grout 2, two miles below . --- ' , t strated beyond th e possibility of a market for what the soil produces I limit of Yukon river, at Sunnydale. Dawson. Thirty-three under cUltiva-1 WRANGEL, July 18.-P. L. Gor- t will ripen r eadily, but, owing to the When this is learned, Dr. Daw- ' acres in garden truck, balance in W. Steinberger, 22 acres in lot 14, announced the fact that the Booth t doubt that oats, barley and wheat or not. Eleven acres under cultivation, fobr tion , in oat hay. man, well known canneryman, has L t fact that outside hay sells at thp. son says, " there i very reason to oat hay. group 2, island at mouth of Klondike Fisheries company . has 8Jcquired • same price as oats it has been look forward to · the t iloe when Yu- B. C. Sprague, 125 acres on left river. Five a. cres under cultivation possession of all the Qorman c~- . t found more profitable to cut green kon will support a large ~nd h ardy limit of Yukon river, at Sunnydale. in garden truck. nery interest s in AI3iska and on ' , f th an to ripen these grains. population attached to the soil and Ten a.cres under cultivation. three Yukon Gold . 00., 3~ acres in l?tl Puget· SouiIld, and that the new DAN CRONIN ' t Last year one man grew forty t on s making t'he utmost of its resources." acres in gard en truck, balance in 8, group 2, Island above OgIlvIe I owners WIll .operate all of the can- r .of turnips from on e acre, or, for the oat hay . bridge. Five acres under cultiva- n eries concerned · as had been t Proprietor t benefit of th e Easterner, thirteen ¥................ G. C. Reynolds, lOO acres on left tion in garden truck . planned previous to the · SlB.le. Mr. , ' • hundred and twenty bush els. Froml. • limit of Yukon river, at Sunnydale. G. Jolicoeur, ]32 acres in lot 87, Gorman will remain with th e Bootli +-~----........ -... a.nother acre the same man produced • HOMESTEADS GRANTED • . Eight acres under cultivation, five seventeen tons or five hundred and I. IN TH E VU KON • acres in oat hay and b alance in sixty-one bushels of potatoes . • . .. • garden truck. Last year the same man produced . ·Since the commg lI~to effect of Malcolrn McLar. en, 80 a.cres on left from twenty-four acres of land two the homestead regulatIOns of the . limit of Yuk.on rivcr, .at Sunnydale. hundred tons of vegetables. But 23rd of Ju. l y , '1906,· forty·elght home-I B. O. Sprague, 56 acres on left while the amount of land under cul- stead entfle~ h ave been granted by limit of Yukon river, at Sunnydale. tiv.ation is large it does not neces- the crown Limber and land agen t at Lewis Oruickshanks, 160 acres on sarily follow that all in the farming ?awson , of w~JCh the followmg are I Ogilvie island, in Yukon river, op­ busines·s in the Yukon are making ID good, -stand ng : _ I posite the mouth of Sixtymile river. fortunes. A large agrIcultural com- Paul S. J-Iogan own~ 80 acres on I Ten acres under cultivation, three munitv can only exist in a coun- the rIght lImI t of the Klondlke river, acres in garden t ru ck. b a.lance in try wh ere the produce of such an below th e mouth of Rock creek .. oat hay. industry can be d isposed (}f at a . . R. O. Fl sher, 160. acres on Tl ght ' l J ames Brown, 160 acres on Ogilvie reasonable profit, or where access I lImIt of Klon dlke fl ver, about four island , below lot 9, grou p 3. can be · obtained tu ma,rkets at a dis- miles below th " North Fo/k. Ttlirty I Henry Det rllz, 155 acres on left. t an ce. F a:rning operations can only 1 acres un der : ultivation, five. acr:s iI~! li~'JIit of Yukon river, about t wo be successlUl so long as tho· se who : ?arden truck and twenty-five acres 1 mIles below Coffee creek. F orty are engaged in agricultural pursuits I ID hay. . I acres under cultiv.ation , chiefly h ay. produce no .more . tha n is r-equired . L?UlS Savard,. 160 . acres .on n gh t . J oseph H orsfall, 1?0 acres on right for con sumptIo n wlthm the ter n tory. Ihm t of KlondIke flver, about one limIt of Yukon flver. about five Last year about sufficient agricul- . and one-half miles abo ve Lee creek. miles below Selkirk. Seven acres tural produce was grown to supply E . M. Walker, ]60 ·acres b elow under cultivation , five acres of oat the local demand and the quality in Dawson, down stream from lot 9, hay and two acres of garden truck. many of the a rticles was su perior ~ol grouP. 61. . . O. 'R Carpenter, 160 acres on left t hat procured from t he outsi de. ThIS: Dam el Cadzow, 160 a~res on n ght limit of Yukon, below the town­ may be rebutted by the fact th at we · limit of Porcu l?ine, .about three- site of Selkirk. imported a large qu·antity of stu ff, I q.uarters of a Im le above boundary H. B. Welsh, ]60 acres on right ,. bu t that wa· s fo r th e fa stidious aDd i hne. . Ilimit of Lewes river, a bout twenty th ose who im~g inc that . anything ! . J ohn Slpkus, ]60 acres Oil left mile'S above the mouth of P elly from a distance is better than :m y- I ' h ill'lt of Slpkus creek, below Duw- r ivp r. Fifty acres und er cultivat ion, thing produced at home. Remember, ;;o~ , c?lll menclllg at th e mou~h :Jnd I d llefly 11ay. people in P ent icton. Briti sh Oolum-I eXLendm g up sLreal ll onc 11111e by J ohn McMarti ll , 160 acres on lelt oia, buy peache~ at two c:m s fo r : one-quarter: Ten acre,; under c:ul - I limit of Lewl:s ri ver, eigbte~n mil ; .! twentv.flv," cents wh il e hundl'f'ds . of 1 h VHtlOU· , mDe 1Jl O l1t hay an d onp I above Selkirk. Bight acres under tons ;l1'e wa~tin'g on tilri r own trees. I acre in ll'arden truck. I cultiv ati on. hfW and garden truck. Broadway · Hotel SOUTH DA WSON The Pioneer Hotel of' Daw-son CLEAN, NEAT ROOMS Best Meals Served for 50C to '75C ~ The Old Sourdough Pioneer, Senai Pelland is Again at Home to Welcome His Friends · PELLAN D & SON, Proprietors Wh en the' ~gricultuJ'a lists of YU - I C. H. 1\10 Leod, HiO !tC l'CS on right: W. H . r \tkinso ll. 160 ac res. on rigbt k on 111 a k t, un tllej r 11lillds -thnt Lll' rn- liI11it of Yukon riv('r, abou t tl1HJ(l ~ lirni t of T,!' w{'s rjycr., between 12- .uw;aW4'ii&iw4A44#M.Ii'¥#iiNffiN¥dV4ii'EWf'~~ KiiMt!l.!I!! , -ilI_lII.ma.lIIIl'.I •••••• IiIIIIS •• llII.'I'_.m, . ..... .j:. I J It , I \ . ( f' , '. I I -l j I, J \' I I ' j, /' ''"' ,:~ ~ .} i ,) 'f (' j 'I ~. i I) )' I 1 , ,. . '" OAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1 915 . ~~.~~~.~~.~.~~.~~~.~.~~~~r-~.~~~~ ~ ~~~ r"""""""""""""""""""""""""""~~""""""",,~ I Origin and Work of the Imperial Order of the 11 i Daughters of the Empire il • • . 0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0~~.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.~.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.0.~.0.0.0.0.0.0.~0.0.0.0.~.~ By MARTHA MUNGER BLACK To be t horoughl y ·effiuient it is a that no thought of allowing its aetiv-I worth y and necessary. To ull t hese i self-ncknowledged faet t1111t work of ities to ceflse were entertained. F rom demands the members responded . 311 sorts must be organi zed. Desul- 1900 to 1914 tI, e number of chapters both loyally and royally. torO' and individ ual acts of ch" ri Ly, increased r fl pidly while the nation ,ll If in " pipin g times of peace" TIlan y relief or sym path y lIIay relieve f,}r I chapter ente red into an allianL '" were inclined to criticize the order the moment, but t he individual ha.- wlth thc VLC tol'l a league, the Navy because of its flag wavin g, Or ac­ jng done her work, i-;; apt to cO il- I league, H and:; Ac ross the Sea, and e use its members of exclusive snob­ s ider the incident elosed, and La I th e I mperial, Order. Daugh t8; S. vfj hi shnel'is, th eHe criticisms must fall look fu rther afield for fu tu re or the Bntlsh l~mpI re III the 1, 1IIt·~j i short of the mark at p resent, for greater opportunities . I States of Am e rica. The work ()f l.h e" the . last year has shown to the T HEATER Moving 'Picture and Vaudeville House Pictures Changed Three Times a Week THE F INEST AND BEST APPOINTED SHOW HOUSE IN THE NORTH , LOCATED IN THE HEART OF THE BUSINESS SECTION OF THE C ITY, ON King St., between Second and Third .Aves. THE SAFEST AND H AS THE LARGEST STAGE OF ANY THEATER IN OA.WSON FOR RENT OR LEASE ON FAVORABL.E TERMS TO TRAVELlVELlNG SHOW COMPANIES Write Us for Further Part iculars rIcHENRY & DRAKE, Props. The I'mperia I Order of Daughter s . chapter in time of peace may ~e world t he wonderful work that ca iL I {)f the Empire was founcled . by M r ,s'l t ermed threefold- first, that '.If rd :.~-I be accomPh She . d by a well orgar. tiZed I C lal'k Murray in l~ebruary, 1~()(). 111.g ~ fun~ for the ~lpkeep ~I~d I bo~y of mtelllgellt, loyal w~men . Mrs. Murray was III London dunng pl.~pel marklllg of .the graves of Ca.,- The work of the Dawson chapters that fateful winter of 1899-1900, when ath an s,oldlers who fell 111 South is so well known to t hose ' of us t he war in South Africa was at it" Africa; R C\eoncl , in ,,"sist.ing to nli . e here, that it is unneces3,ary t o g0 t ragic hcight, and with lllarvelous ulonuments to preser ve historic into any details, but surely it will foresight rcali~cd the good that the spots and to endeavor to P I1 C OUr'lge no t; be ami·ss for me at this momcnt" women and chi ldren 0'1 the Empi re ' loya lty and patriotism among ,,1 : to take occasion to thank all Yulwn­ could accomplish with organizati o; 1. British people.' especially the chii ·· ers who h ave so generouoly helped·' In her work of patriotic love, Mrs. d ren; and, ,thud, to raIse fund s for u l within the last year. While it M Ul'l'ay was ably assisted by Bdti- dl the. preventlOIl and ca re of tub ~"cu'l may be true that Dawson would not women th e world ovel'. The fir· ,;t losls. · I have had a share in th e work of n otable work of thc Duuglltl'rs ofl With war all plan s conce:lwcl i! l raising fm1ds for the hORp it~1 ship t~ Emp~ w~ ~e ~~~ ~ ad~l tim9 ~~~e wMewe~as l~Wd iormfue ln~~lwMk~ 0~nlng~el~~~_D § •• _ _ _ .~A. ______ .. _ _ _ .. ____ .. __ .. _~ ......... ~.~ .quatc sums of money so that th e all m embers of th e ordcr r" :le't Yukon PatrIotIC Fund w' ~hout the - lonely graves of British soldiers in llan .dS deterIllilled to meet each ·le- presence in . its midst of chapters of l - - .. -~-- &~ Af~a m~hl ~ cu~ ~. mMdmade . The fu~ g~t w~~lm~~O~r~~ Da~~ffi ~. _ _ _ •• _._ •• ___ ••••••• _ •••• U._ ......... _ ...... ~I Unfriendlv criticism was made at undertaken by th e order after the of the Empire, yet it is also true ii nr"t whe~l it became known t h at d ecla ration of war, August 4, 1914, that without an ever generous, warm I P B riton and Boer :'1cre to r eceive the was that of raisi ng funds for a h os- head ed population our efforts would a t ron i ze the Sat.lle loving trcatmcn t i. 1l thei r .fillal l plt.al shIp. Ne. aI'IY. every . chapter have fallen far shor t of t heIr prcse nt l resting places, But i n the light of raised money for t llHi pur pose, but, lugh standard , nor docs It scem O utl pl'ei'ent events who shall ela rp 'say n,; is now 1 ; !low n, at the request of of thc way for me, as onc most in- : that such acts of Chl'isti,all C'harit:.· i the lIuthori.tiflS,. t .l .le money was u se .u timatcly associa ted. with t. he work :[1 have farled to bear frUIt! for 1I sho J'P 1 10sPltal tlllc! 11Iotor alll - the Older 1Jl tlllS most north8_1)T Originally oJ'gll.nized in time of wa ~ ' bulances, The sccond call made possession of our great Empire, t,) -to encourage patriotism and to assi'lt upon the resources of the order wus thank all, on behalf of our ehap'..." s those serving tlI eir eou.ntry cither for money for t he Patriotic Fund, and members, who have made D,' S' a t home or on t he field of h onor, closely followed by requests from 'sible our success in adding ou~ l~nit.t­ when the day of peace camc the thc Be1gian Relief, the Red Cross, I to this wonderful and sUc'"9ssinl order h ad 80 grown, its interes, t s and j Princess Mary's Fund, Soldiers' ,I undertaking o,f organized Br!ti'ih sympa,thi e8 had become·. so enlarged Comfort,~·, and other causes equally womanhood, • . • • • • • • • • • • • • •• Robert Lowe, who is a part owner ~ ' • of ' the War Eagle, is t alking strongly ~, WH ITEHORSE CORPER .. of starting work there, where, a ' fine .. ~V 10 BE OPENED. lot of 'good ore is a lready on t.he .. - '-- • dump. WHITEHORS, E. r- .While there is Mi·ss R yan, who OWDS the Empress include Ole Dickson, Bob Holborn, Lloyd Hicks, Sidney Frank, Norman ~yder and Al Dart, the latter being teamster. They expect to get away ' early next . week .-Whitehol'se Star. fj,mall likelihood that ·t he Pueblo of India claim, another excellent 4line wiiI resume op~rations in ti me 'property, is also contemplating min- : • • • • • .... • • • • • • : . to ship ore before next spring, there ing and shipping. Like the War • BEAuTI ES OF THE • i, S 110 doubt but that arrangements E ltgle, them are several carloads · of • STEWART VALLI;Y • . DOW under way will be completed high grade ore already out ami . . • whereby , the work of pumping the. ready for shipment,-r-Star . Should anyone desire an outing or water out of the shafts wjll be in- Surveyors to ' Work a rest from labors-for recuperation ; :~ugurated in time to start shi pJ?ing Surveyors H . G. and 1', A. Dick- - they will find relief in both the ! B O NANZ A S TAGE LINE w. F. POWELL, Proprietor Stage Serv.ice Between Grand Forks Every Day in the Week and Daw.son Leave Promptly at 5 P. M., From Third Ave. Office Daily Carrying Passengers, Mail and Express ALL INTERMEO-IATE POINTS COVERED BETWEEN HERE AND THE FORKS WRITE, CALL OR TE.LEPHONE ORDERS ,o~~ as, s~on as weather conditIons son a re b usy making preparations physical and spiritual sense in the l w I l permit earIY'r,nex~ year. for going out on a survey mI SSIOn trip to Mayo Landing. When those I n the meantirrle, howeve r, the, which will keep them busy the re, who,in past events hayesought th e DAWSON Of FICE THIRD AVENUE 'l TELEPHONE 140-W _ pTevailing high pr' c~ , of I cO J?per h!S , fllaindeFb of the wori ing seas9..~ ' I" Jll il:Jjp.a for ' such l1ilnger un fdreign j;,1 j , ,,,. ; .' " .,. ,i' ~{" '; ; J F~~g a m~h~ ~rrlU~ , m . t ISI~~n i&~r ' ~ " ~~~S ~~ Y tl : ~nlg , ~~re a fuu~~rea l ~=~ ~. 2 •. ~~ .. ~ ......... *.~ .. ~ ~.~.~ ~~ ... ~.~ ~. ~ ,~ .~~~ ..........• . lfilcah ty and there t a. hkehhood rownlee was here, a f~v weeks Il.go, as penned by the suBtle hand of -~ ~~ MVMal proPff~S Wi ll ~ ~ ~ ~~~d ~e OO~~ ~ ~e w~~ n~u~ ~in~d u~n t~ c~vu o f ==~====================~===========~~~~~~~~~==~ -t{ve within a short time. w~rd as far as _ Champagne, and it n atut'e with a background of only few yea rs foll()wing that were marked The third is the town of Discovery I Otte r creek itself. Some mining h as , '!.'he Grafter Min'ing company is was then' th at he' conceived thc idea natu re--'a fresco th at n ever yet hath by a great inrush of people. The Otter, on a claim of that name, In bee n done a long Glen gulch and now shippi ng about 225 tons of high i of ! having a survey made to dete r- art su rpassed in splel).dor and gran- r ush and rep()rts of fabulous pl ace l's Iditarod the 1911 'production was Black creek, as well as H appy gUlC h. ·grade copper ore every week and thel mine the amount of grazing : llld , , de. u, they will lemIt that such fo!'- attr acted engineers of the Yukon about $3,000,000, compared with · a nd Willow creek, By far the great­ . ;scope of operations is bein.g stefldily 1 a. gri cultu ral larid suited to O CCUp.l- 'eign scenel'y, eve~l. the ca lcium of Gold compan y, a Guggen beim C OI'- $825,000 d uring the summer of 1910. est . production' has com e from Flat broadened. A large depOSIt of very i hon in t hat portIOn of Yul on. ""a k- the so-called ·artlstt c gods where po ration , which obtai ned options on In 1912 and 1913 abou t $2,500,000 to and Otter creeks, on each of which rich ore was recen tly struck in that i ing the matter up with Comllli ~- their 1lI0lley has been freely and lav- many c laims and condud ed thoro , $3, 000,000 was produced . The winter a d redge worked last year. mine and n o t ime will be wasted in I sioner Black after reaching Dawson, i·shly spent to fill the coffers of rnys- ough pros pecting .• Because of the in- of 1910-11 marked t he first transpor- milling and shipping 'it while th e Mr. Brownlee was aut hor izPI 1. 10 terious grinning prophets of he clan ability to arrive at satisfa ctor Y'1 tation of ·gold from I ditarod to t~e p rice of copper is 30 remanerative. i proceed with the work whi ch he - that a less po'rtion will accompl ish term s with the owners of the ground coast by dog-tea m. This was neees- War Widows, The owners et t the Anaconda, I notified the Dicksons to prepa re to a bette r result from an occular and t he t flk ing over of the ground was sary as t he mll1ll1g 'season con tinued " It seems th at the German p ress which .. Il1,a,de a go. od shipment of ore do without d~lny . It is like~y that financial s~andpoint, here wit!lill our not com pleted u.n til the winter of until the season of na vigation had is full of m at rimonial advertisements recenil iY', are so pleased WI th the ' practIcally all the valleys l!l the own dOmalll where bea uty lIves fO r[1911-12. In the summer of 1912 a closed and the clean ups of the -war widows' advertisellfents. The. - r",1:ults that they fj. re notv a rn lflging I western part of Sout hern Yukon will b eauty's sake. d redge was dism antled at Dawson · 1 m O nth ,or six weeks had t~, be car- German war widow, as soon a s she ·t, o· kt a contract f? l' de velop!l1ent ,be surveyed. . In addition to the On this ,t.~:ip one c~n see t~le. h and and taken to Iditarod, t o be h auled ried out8id~ oveFland. The ~evelop- ge,ts news fr'om the front of her hus.' 'Work on the property. surveyors men t IOned, the party wtll l of Father lIme weavm g destIntes for . to the Marietta assllci-ation claim on ment of Idltarod h as been hmdercd ban d's decease, advertises for another all . . from the rural to the halls of F lat creek. Its coming put an end to some extent by the ea rly practice mate. Thou sa nds of t hese advertise­ • • • -.-.... -.-.-.'-.---.-.-.'-•. - ... - •. -.-.. ~' :" . • • .-_.... scientific research. First, thc lonely to most of t,he old-time . placer min- of staking · association claims, thus ments appear daily_ They show 1 ! minel Illay be secn in a ll th e phrases jng, where the individual reigned blanketing large areas of possible rather a callous and calculating spirit + S , · ! l of t1w category-from t he, rocker . to supreme. The 8mall plants that used gold-bearing ground and withholding on the war widows' paTt." 'r ea e~'s 1 the dredge and all the m te l'venmg to line the c reeks and employ hun- It from development. The IdItarod The speaker was Rich a rd H ardiug 1 j lea ves tbat m ake, the volu me, where dreds of men ga.ve w 2Y to thc d redge groun~ u sually is shallow, and the Davis. H e cont in ued: • ; the golden cu bes · arc ex~raded- with its nicked crew. operatIOns are conducted by ope.n- "The war widows ' spirit remind s + , t where the gol [\,en eagle is procreated The gel~era l relief of the district is cutting., Considerable attention has m e of tl,e girl whost sweetheart died. ~1 ! and monarch s crowns are forged ; lolV although high h ills in the re- been given of late to the Kusko - Thi s girl's pastor, consoling her, said : 4 £:lCJp~eSS ! I again onc sees thc ranch man tilling g io'~ are not uncommon. They are k,,:im d istrict, which adjoins the "'Rem ember , dear young ladv, 1 i I the sod ~l ti le mountalll valley, the result of igneous int rusions, I dltarod. Dnlls have been taken other and better rnPII than George . . f where hortIculture IS fondled by the: There arc three settlements in the over from I ditarod, ancl plans for have gone the samc way.' , 1 t nursllIg hand of llIan ~IllI nurtured I I!litarod district. One i'ii the town of d redging enterprises arc said to have "The girl lifted her t"al'-stained l ! at the breas , of alpllle s .dame. All F lat, situated nt tilt' mouth of th at been recently completed. eyes from her handkerch ief, anx ious- 1 Sh i I the. cereals that III 1 th e bms of pros-I cree k . The oih er is tlw to\Vn of I The principal gold-bearing stH"a rnS Iy. i Guarantees Delivery in t he ortest '. ', pen ty a re hen' grown and stand as I ditaroct, situfltecl at the head of lof the Idital'od camp arc Flat "'But thf'~' lia.vpn't all gone, have f llvlng wltnCii"e~ "gam st t be charge . 1 " I 1 .1 " - i I , ... .. . • I ' navigation 011 the Iil it srod r~ver . creck, tributarv to Otter creel" an :.! t, l ey; s w a~ (Pu. t Possi ble Time . I ~ ~tlmllibc ~n~~ M ~n~~ =~~===~==========~===~ '====================~~~== 1 r w ul s. And throu~ l a ll ~~o~~~I~. __ .A • ••• _ • •••••• _____ •••••• n. __ •• _ ••••••••••• ~ .. i ! the hand of God , who lim ned the, 'f i I beauty ,on the scene. H ills are cl ad · i ! I in fro ndin g gOWtl S as brillia, lt 1'ii ; : \. Dry Wood in All Lengths i e'er th ose that left the loom of ~ . , I Orihime, . ruffled by th e god of day, i • ! ' I t who a lso paints a crimson h ue the i " Pnone 140= W ., i crysta l s pi res and gild, t he bloom of 1 · ! I shadowed vale. 1 ~ ... _____ ._._ .. _.-..._._._._ •. __ ._.--.._ •. _ •. _ .. _ •. __ ._.-..._ •. _ •. _._ ... t H ere forests dense a ~'e th rea ded I , , by . the antler'd prince's trail and I -- Ii=' , . carpeted with the flowers of spring, I t·~·-··---·-·-.. ~··--·~··-···-..--·---·-·~··-··-··----··-··-..-....... ··-...... ·1 who$e fragran ce seeIns to blend - with I , 1 i the subtle rain bow' s h ue-a th yme: 4 ., E 0 A R 0 S f u nequ aled by the diamond d usted I . rose of Pyrean bi rth . I ! " i '1'0 descri be tile beauty of nature' j i were like adding beauty to . the rain- I i . ~ • bow or fragrance to th p. breath Of ,' .I ! IIlorn-it needs no economist, and " i t he beauty of th e nature th at e lIl- i Opp. News Office f I bellishes the Stewa rt river from its , f • confluence with the Yukon to Mayo , ! f Landing can never be surpassed, . 1 FOR CARPETS, LINOLEUM, 01 LCLOTH , TAPESTRI ES, LOUNGE J nay, equaled, by anything desc; :i bed i COVERS, PILLOWS, COMFORTERS, FUR fWBES, FURNITURE, I by pen of man , nor artist's dream. I ! SEW I NG MACHINES, CO~K STOVES, HEATERS, STOVE PIPE, ., - t GRANITEWARE, GUNS, ETC, .................. ; · I '·· i 1 ROGERS ' TRIPLE SILVER PLATED SPOONS AT LESS THAN! ·1 .. IDITAROD DISTRICT •• • OUTS IDE PRICES 1 i'l The Iditarod millll1g district is I ' . I B d S 11 E th· . about J 50 miles southwest of the I • uy an every · Ing i Ruby district . It comprises t he ! : I streams fl owing into the Hlita rod " 1 SEE· ME ' FIR ST i rive r. Most of the producing creeks 1 . . I head into the dike mass. 'cut by Flat Greetings to the Pioneer, Woodchopper and Prospector THE CENTRAL HOTEL Offers You the Best in the Land EVERY MODERN CONVEN I ENCE A HOTEL HOME CAN SERVE YO Ll DURING YOUR STAY IN TOWN-WARMTH AND COMFORT AL.L THE YEAR ROUND-CLEAN , NEAT ROOMS A Finely Appointed Bar Stocked With the ChQicest ,Wines. Liquors and Cigars REASONABLE RATES AND SPECIAL RATES TO PERMANENT GUESTS J UST ONE BLOCK FRO,!JI THE STEAMBOAT LANDINGS - AUTOMOBILE SERV iCE AT AL_ HOU"S-EXCELLENT RESTAURAN: IN CONNECTION PETE SUTHERLAND, Prop. . '. TELEPHONE 32-Y POSTOFFIC'E BOX 378 j . ! I c~ee~ . The first go l~ in the I ditarod I ~_~ . . ~ .. _.~+_ .. _~_._~~ .. _.~.~.~~~~.~~~ ._.~~~~~._ .. • dlS~lct was found In 1~ and t} le ,~ •••••••••••••• ~ ••••• ~~ •• ~_.~~._ •••• ~~~~.~ •• ~.~~ , i ! ;' , / / , --' I! ( .. • I \ DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 1 1, 1 9 1£i. =~ ... - .-..._ •. _ .. _ .. _u_. ___ . . _.It_"'-'.~-" __ · ___ • _____ ••••• • •• - •••• ... ~acfarlane, D R ................ 1898 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~dGill, P. R. ..... . .. .... ... 1898 ~cGillivray, Angus . ......... .. . 1898 ~oGinnie , B. J ..... .. . , .... ..... 1897 ~cGuire, Joe .. , ...... , ...... ' ... 1897 MoKeller, Angus ., ...... , . ; .... . 1895 MoKay, Thoma's . ... ,', .... ...... 1897 ~oKinnon, ~. . . .. . .... . , . .. . .... 1897 , ! ~ \ j McLarthey, Jamcs .. ... .. ........ 1897 . ~ . ...-.• _._ .. _ . ..-.• ___ ._ .• _ ._._ .• _ •. _ •. _ .• _ .• _._._ .• _ •. _._ .• _. _____ ..-. McT....Iean, J.ohn W ..... . ... ' .. .... 1898 The fo llowing is a list of thl' pros-, ElIingse Jl , E. O ..... .... ........ 1898 McLennan, J. p ............... .. 1898 Y I 0 d f ~cLennan, D. R. . .... . ... .. . ... 1898 ('ut memb8[,s (If the u {on l' er 0 . Engelha rdt, A.. 1" ... .... .......... 1898 T ' 897 I McLennan, W. h.. . ............. 1 Pioneers: 1 Erickson, J ohn ...... ............ 1895 McLeod, J ames . ................ 1898 Ad arn s, Hugh M ... ' . . ... . . ... .. . 18f)8 1 Erikson, }~ .... .... . ... , .. .. .. 0 • •• 1898 McMasler, A .. .... ......... ..... . 1898 Ad l'Jl!H , Alex ., . . . . ... ........... 18U 9 1 Fahey Edward . ... .... ....... . . 1899 McNeil, Neil ............ .. .... .. 1897 Ahleri, J . H . F , ..... , ....... . ... 1898! Fairb;m, J. A ... ..... . . ... ..... 18~"I M()Kinnon, James .............. 1898 Albert, Jos',ph ................. 1897 1 Fan J. A . .. .................. .. 1897 McLaughlin, John ..... .... ..... 1897 AII'l 'llrk, Jarlje~ .. . . .. ... . .. . . ... 11' 97 1 Faulimer, G. M . .. ... ... ......... 1897 McDowell, C. M . ...... ...... . . .. 1898 ~\nllp,l'son, A. H ... .... .. . . ... .... 1 895 1 ' F arquhson, C. . ... ...... ... . .... . 1897 Mc Don aid, Donald ......... .. ' . . 1899 Annabel. L. O ..... . .. .. . , . . .. . . 189?,'aulkner, John ... . . . :., ........ 1898 McIntosh, J . W . ....... ..... ... 1898 · All en, n L. .. .......... .... .... . 1898 1 FerO'uson, Williarn .............. 1898 McLeod, D ...................... 1898 Arm~~roll, W. H .. ,. . .. ..... l~~~! Fisl~er, David ... ........... . .... 1897 ~cLeod, Dan ...... ...... ... .. .. 1897 Atkin-on, C. T . ...... .. ......... . 18 ,' }I'iSher, Rudolph C . .. ..... . ..... 1898 McDonald, ]i'inley .. ...... ....... 1897 Au:;brot. J oseph .. .............. B98 Flannery , W. E ....... .. ........ 1897 McLean, Alex ................... 1897 Abl'ood, ]i'red A . ..... . . . . . . .... 1898 1 Folger, J. A ..... ...... .. ........ 1895 McCrimrnon, J ohn .............. 1879 Abel, Joseph. .. .......... 1899 }I'orrest J W ... ...... .... _ .. .... 1897. McConnell, R. .. ............... 1898 Anderson . H enry C .... . . ..... 189~1 Fr :mci~, HaI ry A ...... . ... ... . 1898 McAdam, Dave .. .......... ..... 1898 Anderson , Cllarle5 A. . . . ...... . 1890 Freeberg, Alex A. . ..... .... .... 1898 McErlane, P. . ... ..... . .......... 1899 Ashcroft, n. H ............. .. . · · Freeman. H enry .... .. . ... . ..... 1897 McKelvie, Alex ........ .. . ..... . 1898 Baird. Robel't ........ . .......... 18!J6 Fulton , J. T .... .. ............... 1898 Main. W. E. .. ..... .... .. ..... .. 1898 Baker, Gl'orgt' . .... . . . . . .. ... . . . 1898 Frooks, F. D. . . . . . _ .... . . . . ... .. 1899 Martin, Louis ............... .. . . 1898 Baldock, H arry . .. . .. . ...... . ... 1898 1 Gadoua, J .. . .. ...... : .. . . ........ 1897 Malstrom, Harold .. . . . .... . .. . .. 1899 B-~llert'tine, . D. W .. ...... .. .... .. . 1899 Gage, F H ....... .... .. ....... . 1897 Maltby, Frank .................. 1897 B arely, L . D .................... 1899 Gates G . L ............. ... .. ... . 1895 Matheny, C. D ...... .. .. . .. ..... 1898 J3:.l"Ile ' . G . . n. . .. .. ..... ... .... ' 1897 1 GU I1l':lOll, At. .... .... ..... ... ... .. 1898 Martin, Archie N. . .. .. ... . . .... 1898 • 0 i I • 1 Members of Yukon t ~ . I . O rder of Pioneers i Jlndie Taddie Granville P. o . GBNBRAL STORB and HOTBL - 1 Miners' Supplies, Groceries Fre$h It'leats and Feed BREIGHTING JlND TEJlMING Bames, Waiter .... ...... .... .. .. 1899, Garrety, MHI'tin .................. 1898 ~iddlecoff, E .. ............ .. .... 1897 BarlM , G. 1. C . ....... ....... ,ffi~IGau~ie r , Will~m .. , .....•.. . . . . 1~8 ~il~~ A. F . . .. . .... .. ...... .. .. ffi~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Barwcll . C. S. W ........ .. ..... 1897 ,! Gcck Lconard . .. . . ' ........ .... 1899 Miller, E'lisha G . .... . . . .. ...... 1899 Baucr. D . ..... .. .. .. .... ........ 1898 , Gille~]lie . n. L . .......... ....... 1897 Mahoney, ' J . T, .......... .. .. ... 1898 Beaupre, J. N . ............. .. ... 1898 i Gillis, .\.. J ... ... ...... . .... . .. .. 1888 Mapley, H. G .. ..... ... .... . .... 1897 Becl;, J amcs . ..... . .... .. . ... ... . 1877 1 Gilli~. _ \.ngus .. ..... . .... .. .... .. J898 Morrison, John .... . . ............ 1807 Beerle , A . .. .... .. .. 1898 1 Gloss, D. B ..... .. ............... 18\17 Matsol1, C. A. ..... .. .1898 Bebwangcr. Anthony ...... . .1898, Godcn , Ouiclc .. . .. ............... 1898 Mprklev, Iba .................... 1897 Best, W . J . .. . .1 893 1 Golclspl'ing, S ... .. ... . . . . . . ..... . 1898 1 Miller: SalllUel .. ...... .... ...... 1897 BlokeI'. A. 1\1 • .. .. ... . 189~ 1 Goring, 'l' .. .. .. ........... . .... 1897 Mo'n ahan. Hugh .... .. ........... 1809 Bl ankman. H. G. .. ... .. ...... 1891 , Go ,;;gciin. F. X ...... .. .......... 1898 Moodie, J. D . ........ .. ... .... .. 18!)8 Bird, Arthur ............. .. ..... 1898 ' 1 Gott, J oseph ...... .. . ............ 1989 Moore, J ack . ......... ......... .. 1898 Black, George .... , .............. 1898 Grahanr , T . ... .......... . ...... . . 1898 Moreau, Arthur .. ........ . ...... 1898 Bl oom quist , Ch~rles J ... . . ....... 189~; Griffith, John C ........ . ...... . .. 1898 Molock, George W .............. 1898 Bergland, O. E. . .. .. ... . ....... ] 891 1 Grant, John .. .. . ..... ... ..... . . . 1898 Mowiek, Thomas ................ 11397 BnJey: LOuIs .. . . ... ........ . .... 189~ ! , Gant, J arrnes .. .... . . . .. ...... .. . 1898 Murray, James E ............ . ... 1898 Bouhus, M. H ..... . .. . ......... ,]89. Grieperna u . W .. .. ...... ......... 1898 Murray, M .... ................... 1898 Brou~htoll" SHm ................ ,18981 1 George, John ... .. ............... 1898 Monjini, G. . .... ..... ... .... .... 1897 Burdlek, h. D ................... ]898 Geoffroy, Alphons e ......... ... .. 1898 Moffot, George .................. 1898 Bm'bin, Euaene ........... ....... .18\18 , GrahaIp., Willia rn Noble ........ 1898 M, oore, Charles F .. . .. . . ... ...... 1893 Boond, Thomas James .......... 1898 Galpin, William .. ............... 1898 McCown, M . S. . ...•......... ' .. 1898 Bos'suyt, Charles ..... . .. . . . . .... 1898 \ Greenburg, CorneliuB . . .. ....... 1898 Mullen, Peter . ... ....... ......... 1898 BOUl'ne, John . ...... .. , .......... ]896 Guise J uliu F .................. 1894 Nadeau, Florent . .... ... ......... B9:! Boutin, Joseph .............. , ... 1896 Gauv{ll. Wilfrid ...... .......... . 1897 Nadeau, Louis ..... , ... ......... 18'.18 Boyle, J ohn C ...... - .. .... .. .... 1898 Geer L L .... , .......... .. ... .... 1897 Nelson, P ete .... ............. .. . 1896 . George Brimston .... .... . ....... 1897 Gilli-~, A. S .... .. . ...... ........ .... . Newcomb, Captain O. J ..... . ... 1898 Brock, Frank ............... . . . .. 1897 Gibson, Arthur .......... ....... 1897 Nordstrom, J oseph ....... . .... .. 1898 Brown, J . A, ........ . .. ......... 1897 1 Gleeson, Dan .. ... ............. . .. 1897 Nugent, Fred A. ' ........ .. . ... .. 1898 Brownlow, Willia m ... .......... . 18~8 G1adwin, Ben ............... . .. :. 1897 Nelson, John C ........ . . ........ 1886 Bullard, James ........ ......... .. 1898 Gordon, A. A ........ ............ 1897 Oakden, W . .. ..... .... ......... . 189!:3 Bunyon, J . B. .. ...... . ... "'" .. 189~ Hagan, Lee .. , ...... ...... ...... 1886 Ogbun, Robert J ....... ......... 1897 Butler, George .................. 1891 Hale, Frank .. ... .. ... .... ...... . 1898 Oglow, James ..... .. ............ 1893 ' Butler, Haro1d W. . .... .. ..... .. 1808 Ham, Joseph .................... 1698 Olson,. Ola! ................ ...... 1898 Booth, George .. ......... ........ 1899 Hammell A .......... ... , . . . .. . 1897 Oleson, ~agnlls ................ . 1898 Bownlie, James S. . .... ...... .. . 1895 Hammer: C.' . .......... .. : ....... 1896 O'Brien, Thomas W ............. 1886 Brown, Frederick J ............. 1898 Hammer, G. .. .. ..... ........... 1~8 O'Hara, T. P ....... ... .... ..... 1898 BdJevue, Joseph I. ... ......... .. 1698 Hammond, Benjamln ........... 1897 O'Neil, J . M ........ , ......... . .. 1898 -* Jensen Roadhouse DOMINION eREEK at the Mouth 01 Jensen ereek, on the Shortest Route to Granville First.e/ass Jiccommodations for Bar Trave/ers stocked With the Best eJgars 01 Liquors and ;( . Blick, John B. ' ........... .'! .. ... ~895, H~rdy, T. W ... .. ·' l ...... . . ...... 1898 On, Alex . .. ...... .. ............. 1896 J 'C'JWN ' V''lW 71."' , ' : CR, .,n ". , .. O .. ..Jt- :! '~etor Oadieux., Joseph ...... ......... 1896 Harrington, W. A. ' .... .. ... .. ... 1698 Olsen, Andrew .................... ~ ~n. L'l.1.1Lt-~ r-1. 'P'.-~' g:::~~ ~;·:::::::::::::::~:::t~~r! :::::::::::: : :: ~ ::::~: ~:~~~~~~.~:. : : :::::::::~:~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~.~~~~~.~.~~~~~~ ~n~n~ W . H . ....... . . . ... . . 1~8 Hakh, Hu~ T .... . . . . . . . ... . . ffi~ Pd~ A. O . ... . .. ..... .. . . ... . ~W~ ===========================================d= Carl~, W ............. . ... ... . . . 1~8 He~ook, E. ~ .... ............ .. ffi~ PMe~ M . ............. . ... . ... . . 1~3. __ ~. _ _ ~~~ __ ~~~~~_~ __ •• ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~_~~~~~~ Cal1JerOn, J .... . . . . ... . ... ....... 1898 He nry , Sarn . . .... . . . .. . . . ...... 1896 Patton, J . T ....... . ..... ..... . .. 189~ Carter, Dr . . Charles .......... ... 1898 , H ershberg, H .... . .............. . 1898 Peal'se, F. H. . . .......... .... . . 18~8 Carter, H enry .. ... . . ..... . .. . " .. 1~95 H enderson, Robert .... .. ....... . 1894 P ellHnd, S. . ............... ...... 1, o!l8 Cale. George '1' .. . . , ............. 1898' H older, David H . ....... ....... . 1898 Peppard, E . ....... . .. . .. .. ... .. . 1898 Case. J ohn ....... . .. .. .. .. ...... 1897 Hickling. Fred ........ .. .. .. .... 1896 P en oll, J. S ................ ..... 1~8 Cau lo lll bf' , Arthur ... .. .. ..... ... 189!! Hen ry, P . P . .................... 1897 'P eter, H. E. .... ....... ......... 1895 Chalice,. W. J . .... , .. .. .... ..... 1899 HutchisOIl, William .... . ... . . . . 1898 .Paysoll , Holland ... .. . . ..... ... 1897 Cha'lIplJll, b. . ............. 1898 Huxfonl, E. A .................. 18!) ,~ Pucker, Slim .. ...... .... .. .... .. 1898 Clelllents. F. W. ... .. .. ... 1897 HannfJ , J oseph ........... .. ..... I8Bn P enny, Pat.. .. .. ..... ....... 1897 Coates, Daniel . . . ... . ...... 18.')7 H amilton. ~ugh .... ........... 18~U P etc rson, Victor . ......... . .. .. . 1897 ' Chcn a.rd, Lou ..... .. .. .. ........ 189!) H olmstrom, J ohn ............... 1898 Pink, W. J ....... .. . .. . .. .... ; .. 1898 ~. Collins, T. H ............. . ..... . 1808 H enderson, J ohn ~ . ....... . .. . . 1898 Pinkirrt, H .... ..... ... ...... .... 1697 Corbeil; Cflmille ............ , .. . 1893 Harding, Thomas ., . ... .. ....... 1898 Pinkerton, B. B . ...... _ ......... 1898 Colli !).s. W. 1" .... ...... .. : ...... 1898 H erd, L. M . .......... ... .. ..... 1898 Pinska, Martin A. .. . .. ........ 1898 Cook, J. M . .. ........... : .. ... . .. 1897 Hindson, J . W . .... ........ : .... 1898 Ponzo, J. G. .. ............. .. .. . 1898 Cordery, George ., .... .... .. .. .. 1898 H owey, George .......... .. ... .. 1897 Poissant, M . . ..... . .............. 1898 Costa, John .. ...... . . , ... .. . .. .. 1897 . Johnston, Theo. . . .... ..... . ' .... 1897 Powell, F. C . .. ....... . . . ... ..... 1898 \JOW81]., . J, S., " " .. ................ 18091 Ironside, E. S ....... ............ 1898 Parker, Bert J ....... ........ .... 1898 Cob, H Qward D ... . " .... ,. ,.,,, 1898 ' 1 Johnson, F . ...... .. .... . . .. . . . .. 1898 Payson, C. C ................. . . 1897 Craig, B. F. .. .. .. .. ........ .. . 1898 Johnson, Gus . .. .. ............ .. 1897 Preng, C. N ..................... 18971 Craig, R. 13. ........ . ....... . ... 1898 : Johnsoll, Charles ... . .... .. _ ..... 1899 Reddy, AIf ...... . ... . .. .. ........ 1808 Creamer, W . C . ........ .. ........ 189~ i Jol~nson , Waite r ............... . 1897 Rendell, W. J . .. ... ... ... . ...... 1897 CUlle, J ohn ..................... 1896 1 Jobceur, G. . ............ . ... '.' .. l S!lfJ Renzoni, A. P . ........... .. ..... 1808 Cribbs, W. M .. ..... ........... . 1898 Jone!;, C. F ...................... l S&'3 Richardson, J ohn ................ 1897 Cameron, Ewan .... .; ..... . ....... 1898 Jorgcnsen, M. . .. . , . . ..... 1- ,~18 Rcid, Percy . . ..... . ... . .. . ...... 1808 Cul1en, .David W ... .. ........ .. . 1898 1 J orgenscn, J. P eter .............. l S !lH Rivarcl. E. ..... ........... ..... .. 18!l7 Cu'nningham, P eter ...... . .... . .. 18991 J oyal, Eli .. ..... .... .. ... ..... " .1806 Robinson, John . ........... . ... . . 1 897 Chll'k , Ale x ... ........ .. ......... 1898 , J oyal, Phillip ........ .. .. ..... . .. 18!rJ Robinson, T. G. C ............... 18~ 1 ' Coty, J ohn ....... .. . .. ... __ .. .. . . 189S Kocller, George . . __ . . .. ......... 1898 Rogers, GodJrey ............. . ... 1897 COOPC I', Joseph A ..... , .......... 188~1 Kamrnueller, F . . ... . . ... . ....... i ll')7 Holn, Henry . . .. ....... ...... .... 1899 Cooper, JO'H ep l, A ................ 188' 1 Rend,dl, H. W ... ................ 1898 Hosborough, Thomas ............ 1897 Carmack , George ..... .. .... . .... 1880 1 R"ttJe, Clement .. . ... ........... 1~9 J Ros,;, A. D ... . .. .......... . .. . . . . 1897 Cocliga , George . .. ... .. . .... . . ,1889 i Killgsoury, S. O ..... . . . ' .. .1'i no~', P. . .. .. ...... . . ....... . 1898 Cribbs, Harry ............ .. .. . .. 18971 Kunze, W. .. .. ...... ............ 1897 nystogi. Andrew ................ 1898 Colen e, A. B. .. , ..... .. ...... .... 1897 l Relluedy, A. M ......... ... ... ... 1893 nO:iell e, Desire R. . . ......... .. . 1894 Chffia~ T~nl~s .·· .. . .. ·.·····~~ I R~m~, Dan~l . . . . . ..... . ... l~BISm~e~D~ Dan~ . ........ .... .. ~~;~~:.=:~=:===========~======~~=========~======~=~~ Chisholm, J. G . . . .. . ...... . ... 1897 I Kirk, Jarnes W .. .. . ' .. . . .. , ... 1~!' 3 SavHrel, L. ' .... ..... .. .... . . 1897 '" Clifton, John T . . ..... .. ....... . . 1897 \ Lamm, Phil . . . . . ...... . .. .... . 16!}'7 Schink, K .......... . .. . .. .... . .. 1898 Cole, H . D ........... , ........... 1898 \ L~ndrevil1e, Max .... ....... , . . 1:~9~ Schwarl-z, A. G .................. 1897 Sutherland , William .... .. ...... 1898 Wcinrich, L ................. .... 1898 made the trip as assi·stant to a mov- Crawford, Bd F .................. 1897 Landry, Albel't ...... .. .. . .. . .. 1~!J.:' Sh f!rples,. GeOI'ge T ......... .... 1898 'Snow, Gcorge '1' ....... .. ........ 1'li3'S Wert, E. A ..... .......... ....... 1897 ing picture man who was commis- Day. F. H .............. .. .... 1~8I Langral1l , Joseph J. ,t&'J8 ScoU, Wllltam .................. . 1897 Steitz, Albert .. .................. 1895 Willia.m~, J . J .............. .' .... 1896 sioned to take pictures of the en- Day, Mike ....................... 1897 Laning, O. S . .. ..... .. ........ . 1~97 Segbers. J . A ... ................ . 1898 Schuler, Mat .. .. " .. ......... .... 1896 Wilson, Arthur ..... . .. .......... 1897 tire trip, says the tou rists werc loud Day, John S. . ............. . . . . . 1898 Lanpitier, R. A. ...... . ... 18!lS Seguin, A. J . . .. ....... . ... ..... 1899 Schonborn, Louis K. ...... ... . .. 1894 Wilssn, J . W . • .. . .. ............ . 1898 Delion, George ........ . . . .... ... 1898 1 Labbe, J. L. .... .. ... .. ........ . lR93 Shea, Joseph . ........ ... ..... ... 1898 Tabor, C. W. C ...... .. .... ... .. 189B' White, F. O ..... .... .. ...... .. ... 1897 in their praise of the excursion. Tbe ' Dearing, C. L .......... ......... 1898 ' Lachapelle, Dr. J. O. .. ..... 11 -98 Sidback, Anelre,,. ............... 1897 Tarter. A. .. .. .. ...... .. .. ...... . 1886 White, J. 1. .... .. ................ 1895 party was in charge of the RaYIllond 1)empsey, S. J .................. 1897 Langevin, J . B . ...... .. ........ 193 Slavin. F . P ..................... 1897 Taylor; A. M. .. .. .. .... ........ 1898 Wood, Farnk A ... ............... 1 898 Whitcomb Tours Company of New De5Lauri~r~, J. E. . ............ . 1898 Laumeister, J . P. . .... .... .. .. .. 180:, Samuelson, Ole . .... . . __ .. ...... .. ... Thomas, W. R. ........ . ....... .. 1890 Wooliver, John .... .......... . .. 1898 York Desjarlais, J. E ................. 1898 Lawrence, G. Harry.. .. .. . . ... lB98 Schwartz, L. J .......... .. . . . ... 1898 Turner, John . ... ......... ....... 1898 Weinberg, Andrew Ernest .. . ... 1 897 The passenger list of the Seattle Detering, W. F . .. .. ...... : .. .. . 1898 Lee, Ju,ck ................ . ..... l~[b Smith, A. W. H . ...... ......... ,1898 Taylor, William ................. 1897 Wickman, Erick M ............. 1898 inc1udec.l ~everal notable people, Diebold, J. J .................... 1898 Lennon. John ........ .. ......... ltl'?/os Snyder, Joseph ...... ....... .... 1898 Thomp~on, Dr. Alfred ........ .. 1899 .Walker, William .. ..... .. ...... . 1897 'among whom was Dr. D. F . Emer- DilIoll, John H enry ............. 1~8 Lesperance, A. . ....... . . . ... 61898 Somers, Hank . .. ...... ..... ... . . 1694 Thompson, J ames .... ........... 1898 , Willett, H enry .. ...... . ... ........ .. son, noted specialist of Boston, who Dook, H .......................... 1898 Lemontagne, A ....... ..... ....... 1899" Spartley. J ohn . .. .... .. .. ....... 1897 Thompson, Dr. W. E. ........... 1897 WilIiarns, George N ..... .... .. .. 1897 made the trip to Ala ska to get a Doak, Miles M ... .. .. .. ........ . 1698 Lesson, Robert .. ... . .. . ... .... 189b Steele, L. W ...... .. ..... .... .... 1 897 Thompson, W. H ....... . ....... . 1698 Young, David ................... 1897 complete rest from the trials of his Doyle, Thomas ...... . .... .. .... 1899 1 Levy, Ben .............. .. ..1895 Steere, Dan ..................... 1698 Thorn, Frank P ....... ........ .. 189~ Young, A. H , ...... .... .. .. .. ... 1898 profession and who, although he is Dona1dson, E. N ................. 1898\ Lind, J ohn ............. . ... . .. . 1 "'17 Stew art , WiIliarn .... .. .. . ...... 1897 Townsend, Turner N. E .. . ...... 1897 Zaccarelli, John ... . ..... . .. . ... . 1897 perhaps one of the best known sur- Drouin, H enry .. ...... ......... 1897 Lowe. Frank .... ............... 1898 Strang, Rabert ..... ............. 1898 Teneman, B. R ... . .... .. ........ 1897 geons in the East, did not want his Drouin, Paul ........ .. .... .. .... 1896 Lude, J . ...... .... ...... .... ..... 11' 9 .. \ Spence, Robert .................. 1896 Tremblay, N .......... . .. . ... .... 1686 ••••••••••••••• , identity announced. Dryden, R . L. .. ............. .. .. 1898 Lusk, Isaac ..................... lS:iP Stewart, Neil ... : .. .. ...... ..... 1899 Tweed, James ..... . ; ............ 18()5 • • Another passenger ' on the Seattle D01an, Charfes J . ... ...... ..... . 1898 Lobley; AI. ..... .... . . .. ......... 18&7 Stepp, J . E . ............ . ......... 1898 Tetrault, John S . ..... ..... .... . 197 • "MIDNIGHT SUN " • who was keeping her identity quiet Doody, Jerry ...... ............. 1898 Loberg, Olaf ..... ... .. .... .... 1898 Stingle, J. W ....... .. ........... 1898 Tetrault, Alfred .. ............... 1898 \ . TRIP BIG SUCCESS. was Miss Helen H enderson, a nurse Denhart, P 'aul .. ... .. ....... ... . 18931 Lee, John B. .... . . ..... ....... . 1695 Stone, C. T ..................... 1898 Tessl11o, Arsene .. ............ ... 1896 "'" - --- • who is one of those who 'administer Duroche r, L. M ................. 1897 Lawson, Frank T ... .. .. .. .. .. . 1092 &trom, Ed .. ..... ................ 1899 Vaugha~l, Tom .... ... ........... 1898 JUN~Ay.-With fifty I?embers of the anaesthetic 'at the Mayo Broth- Dubois, Henry .................. . 1897' Lacerte. Amie .. ..... , .. . 1897 Sutherland, P . .. .......... ....... 1897 Venter, P . .. .... ....... ...... .... 1897 1 the _ ~ldll1ght Sun . excurslOn t~ Fort e l's' hospital in Rochester, Minne- Dettling, Wm ........ . .. ......... 1898 McCarter, Alex ...... .. . J':Sl.IB Swendsen, Swend ............... 18,98 Vernon, George .. . .. . .. . ........ 1898 1 Yukon among hel pas'sengers, the sota. Hiss Henderson asked that Dixon, John H ....... . . . .. . ...... 1898 McConnell, Ed ...... .1897 Sugden, L. Schofield .. . ... . . .... 1897 Verreau, E. ... .. .. ... ...... . . .' .. 1898 steamship City of . Seattle sailed nothing be said about her until after Durke, George W . ......... ..... 1897 McDermott, C. . .... ..... 1f'!l8 Sanquay, Alphonse .............. 1898 VtaU, Joseph ....................... , South Saturday evenmg. The ex- Ehe wa'S out of range of questions Ebbert, Sam W . . . ... . . ... ... . . . . 1699 McDennott, Thomas F . . . . . ... .. J"B':i7 Smith, W . R. ...... .... ... ....... 1899 Varnsen, William O. _ ... . .. . .... 1898 cursioIl was a big success, the tour- concerning the hospital and her work Ensley, William A ... ............ 1~9 McDonald, Charles E . .......... W}7 Smith, George ...... .. .... ....... 1898 Vifquain, C. J ...... .. ...... ..... 1898 ists going down the Yukon, via Daw- there with which she has been bom- Eads, M. S ..................... . 1897 McDonald, Don . R. R . ...... lB99 Snyder, J . P ercy ... ............. 1897 Vinnicomb, F. W ... .... .. .. .... 1898 son, to Fort Yukon, to see ihe SUll barded whenever she let it be known Eaton, G . W . ....... .............. 1898 Macdonald, J. F ........ .. ...... 16~.g §t. Clair, H. X .......... .. ..... . 189S Walt.on, George H ............ ... 1898 in all !ts glory. at midnight on June \ t~at sb €' comes from the Mayo hos- Ebbert, G . W . .... ............ .. 1899 McEllchern, James ............ .. 1898 'Jwecker, Dan .......... .. .. ... . .. 1893 I Way, F. T . .... ...... ...... ..... 1897 1 22. Wllfred LelVers, of Juneau, who l pltal. '\ 33 Below Lower, Dominion 'POST OFFICE IN BUILDING on Dominion Stable Accommodations for Horses Treadgold Operations .. Creek Headquarters and Center of GEORGE A. nURRAY, Proprietor ( " . r , 'I 'I DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. F ... ·· Occidental Hotel DELL BUND Y, Proprietor ,. .-::.-.-.-.-•. - • . - •. -.-...-..-• ..-.. • . _ .• -e._._, :,._ •. ___ ._ • . _ .• _-..-.•. -.._ ... GOLD -- i i 'By Dr. A ifred (5hompJ"on ,J", j~ i Member of'Pu,rltamentfor ,Yu,f(.::;n i j ! •. . -- _. _ .. _ .. - .. _ . . - _ ... _ . .. _ . .. _ ... _ . .. _ ... _._--._.t._ .. ___ . . _ ... _ ... _."'._ ... _. _ ___ ... I The origin of i r:Hle, bm'!.f'], Or px- UL L il W 4. til l' Il,QW' Dlcn t h,~ illg due to I ci1nnge of coll1modi t i, ' ;; i~ lost in t.h e bH lnn j'es rcquiring scttle lll t'nt. mists of antiquity. Mall no dCHlbt : Til e I se,ll' C' h for gold h ,1 S had a had been tnlding with l li~ f i nOW i vC' ry n,arkccl effect on tile progress ' man long before he h"d dClvf' l()ppd ' of the · hum an l" Hce. sufficiently to leave any H1Hrks of hi s When . ., e ArgoJlfluts saiic,l for t he I existence in the cav('s in wllieh he Bbek sea the re 1 011ow(· 1 ill their f lived, such as picturt'~ or Pllit.Urt'· wn ke Greek C' ol onies, Greek CO I11- I writing, to show that these C H. V(''8 ll'.ercp and Grc{' iH JI civilization 2nd hael been tll( home of sOllle er~Htllrp in due time the~e benign influences I other than the brute beast~ . produced th eir fruit among ttHe bar- As the habit of exchange de- barians of the Euxine. , veloped 'the pcople of onc comlllunity The Romans invaded Hpd con- met t.hose of other communities at quere(l Northern Africa and Spain certain times of the vcar and h ence and worked the gold mines in each . grew the great fairs' of th e olden With the Rom an arlllies went Roman times. In time it became apparent civilization and tlle ideas of govern­ that. there must be some commodity ment which oiltBined in that great which could be used HS COmnH)n to empire of the p a-st. Dawson, Yukon Territory ~~~~~.~.~~.~B0.~.~~.~~.~~~~~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~ I Some Glimpses 01 ' . I wires, American government radio and cable services, and the White Pass Railway company's land lines, giving communication with all points· all and whH!h would hav e th e sanw Spai. n in her turn invaded and value to all so as to settl p th e trade conquered Mexico and Peru for their - - -----_. __ ._._--------- -- ,- , L ~# , 'e n -n .. awson ~ of the world, dinchludiyngkchiefTPo~ttoions ~ 11. e 6.::1 • of Alaska an t e u 'on ern ry. • ~ I The city has fine wharves, splen- I , I$ B M Ch t A Th ) ~ did steamer ~ervice the full length (y rs es er . omas. • k . th • . ~ of the Y u on, connectmg on e ~~~~~~.~~~~~.~.~.~.~~~.~.~~~~~~~~~~~Iwuth wUh rail line to. Pacific tid& . .. h . Wl. awter. Modern sawmills, a tele- When, we speak of fashion we often I made sweeter by ~heir fragrance. , shme early III t e spnng. .1E: 1 phone system, shipyards, machine think of it only as applying to e ,tyle . Other homes are bnghten:dby ~he the tender plants appear they must shops, boiler work s and a. large of dress the up-to·date gow 1 or ~he I brilliant y~llow of the ma~lgolds, lce- be guarded against a frosty nigh~, . brewery are among the fa.cilities' l ' . . I land poppies and escolslas. These Ima ine some morning after all Eleven fine modern dredges, includ-I modish hat. If we hve where fl. 18111"n I seelTI to have robbed th e sun of i's g ' . th I t' tl Id .k . . ' ... fi d' th f t b . ~- lllg e arges 111 le wor , WOI" is observed and followed, we hnd It richest gold or drawn the preclOus thIS care, m mg e ne ou y nn.. within a few miles of Dawson. Some changing in all paths of life; in art. metal from th e bed rock to lighten take 'and the tender plants frozen . are at the very edge of the city, and' dancing, m \-\5ic a.nu song. Thinking their velvet-like petals . If thi s misfo;rtune occurs a lleW have a capacity of no less than 16,­ of fashion no one would expect to Every home has some space set start has to be made. This dehy~ 000 cubic yards of auriferous gravel find any' up-to-date styles in the aside for Queen Flora, either i.n the the. plants a?d makes them late for daily. Numerous hydraulic works little city of Dawson, this little far- garden, on the porch, in wmdow thcll" bloommg. season. The first also are carried on. The city has · away city tucked up under the eves boxes or in ~l~ngin.g ba$kets. I flowers are out m. May. The seaso~ four churc~es, includi~g those ?f of the "Arctic Circle. Only one livmg m the Northla lld may be cut short an~l the flower8 the MethodIst" Presbytenan, CatholIc Not so, for here we find the pret-and having a garden knows what , taken by frost any tIme after the and Anglican. The cityenoys a tiest of styles and the one thing I watchful care and hours of toil t)H~ middle of A1#.rust. large" tourist business every ' . season, I now in vogue - the old-fashioned, starting of these little gardens When the plant~ are large enough' and is the commercial and outfitting " flowers and the old-fashioned gar- 1 1 means. But once started old Sol they are s~t out m to th~ gard8u , a center for exten . sive mining, fur trad­ dens. The little Dawson gardens keeps them 'growing day and night.. gard~n WhICh has prevlOusly beerl ing and other operations. are made up of the combination of In the early spring the hard, frozelJ. fertIlIzed and. prepared for the~. The fox-raising industry has de- , the brightest and sweetest of these earth is dug and brought in by a Then the gloT.lOus O ld. sun doe~. hIS veloped in the country recen tly, and flowers, the flowers that our grand- small stove to be thawed. TI,~ I part, by ·shmmg. contmuously ight many large fox farms, with numer­ parents loyed. earth thawed and prepared, ~he 1 a.nd day. H e brmgs forth the beau- ous fin e animals, are in full oper3 - Dawson, the little &arden city, is seeds are plant.ed in ·boxes, . winch I tIes .of them. all, untIl , the st~Ck~: tion near the city. Grayling, salmon made bright by the flower-lover, s. must be. kept III the sunshme, .as panSIes, poppIes, flox, ~achelor b~ I and other fishing; duck, grouse and The cozy, homelike and picturesque well as m a warm room. Agam, ton~, forget-me-nots and astors .maKe other hunting, including that for . little log cabins are cheered by the one not living in the North does not then' respectIve httle corners like a mooshe, caribou, bear and mountain , delicate sweet-peas and the home realize how difficult it is to fine:. '~un- flower ga,rden ball. , sheep, afford splendid diversion sum- I '. . mer and winter. • • • • . • ., • ., • • • • .., .. • ... ' which today has, together with other been most highly commen de t . f 'T Numerous large ' farms are under • • nearby tributary placer districts al· i the splendid groundwork rCCf'lV~j It· t' 'th ' f '1 f ' d h D 1 h St M 's cu Iva IOn WI m a. ew ml es 0 '\ tI DAWSON OF TODAY • most as many more people engage ere .. awson a so . as . ary. Dawson, and hnudreds of tons of • ~ I b" dren attend the two schools y, p , Dawson h as a fine arge pu lC . . .. . ' root crops are raised and marketed DR. ALFRED THOMPSON, M. P. ----'--- - -.- -_ ... -_._ ._---------- • TOLD I N BR I EF. actively in mining and trading. Cathohc school. More than 200 chll- I ha otatoes turnips and other J Dawson is the capital . and the school with kindergarten, in; l 'ITIech- T~e .~dmmlstratlOn bUlldmg, 'Car- in Dawson and . on the steamers and : largest city of the Yukon Territory. ate and high school branche; ]\fany I negl~ libr.ar~, postoffice, and otJdl~rt j ~t roadhouses. Wild and 'cultivated ba.lances. To the developm~!lt of gold. Amidst the ruins of the , civi- It h I t ·o of bet een 2500 of the graduates frbm the Dawson I public bUlldmgs would be a. cr.e lowers grow in profusion. thI S Idea 1ll01 ,~'Y owe il Its ongm . lizution of the Aztecs ' Cortes laid asapopualn w , t 't Mt fth bl 1gs ' " A . 1 ·f~ • · d· I ' } th' It' rs .. , I' and 3000 and is in the center of tb., high · sc.liool have ~Jrtered T Jf01lto, i. any :l' 'th OSt 0 e J ~) 1~ l ir. Da~son's gM'dens nre the surprise ",\ ul lerel'l uV;le n o s \n 115 . U IF .r9 ' e ',OUIIC U lOP. 0 pamSII ru e In ' , famo~s 'Klondike placer ' distri ;;;;) and · otJ;j.f)r I unive,rsi ' es, ap.d . l1'attli ~aTI·' heat 1 Wl S ea;tt ·of_ 10'tlwflji.~' 0./ U;e mallY vi. Sitor p . 'Lettuce, rad - I Of. progress ~,,;,r1 h ii,.- ulsed C lJf t fere:lt North America. His fellow advei1- l~ Ci Y las man~ 0 e " W) 1 . IS - iF,b es, p'eas, cauliflower ' cabbage and 'tl:lllgS to . nw, cu re ' n l ue.,~ -:- .,e i'lCt:3, turer, P ezarro, e,irried the Spanish I ! clGlsS accommodatlOns, also bghted 1 . t' I I ' th ·ft d bHds' claw .~ leath er and Hon are fla" to the capital of the In cas in ••• • •••••••• T' •• -.-.~ ...... ~.---•. -. -~ •••••• -.-.... b . I . . . d h . ce ery are par ICU ar Y fl y, an . "} . t3I · l ye ectnClty, an ave runmng I t b I1 d f' I some of tl' ese Tl' en caIJIe the pJ;e· Peru and turned th e Inca empire I ' . h d h canno e exce e or cnspness anc " . .. · ' water flush tOIlets, bat s an ot er I te d St b' b cious metals - coppel' silvc" and into a dept'Jldency of th e king of ' . h d Tl n erness. ·raw ernes, rasp er- . " , . . / i • such serVices t e year roun . le I' bIll 1." . d tl b . gold ' and finally gold alone was Spain . • i t F 0 'k d city has modern electric light, water n es, eu :r f~il els an d tOh lelr t etrhnes adop'ted by the most advanced na- tt I n h bl' '1' . grow success u y, an e as ree , With P c'ru as a base the Spanish a Y a e and ot er pu IC utI Ibes. . t· d th d h tions as being the one metal in dominion gradually spread until it I · li Telegraphic communication is had men l~~e f ,are g'~d er~ n~ar b ere which balances national and inter- embraced the whole oi' the South the year round by Dominiori land adnnua , Y Tl rom Wild vh~nes lD t a i un- nationHl, were to be paid. · ·t· "_ .. - - - ance. . le go s Ipmen s rom . American continent 1 Dawson annually aggregate approxi- Its lustre, its, weight, its r3rity The discovery of gold in California i i'O M SIM PSON mately five million dollars. The all tend ~o make gold desirable for in 1849 caused a. rush to that sec- i I I I '· , '" I quartz development nefll' Dawson is I 1 u se as metal money, and its d~ctility tion of the Pacific coast and in a , experiencing an impetus. The city and natural beauty for use lD the few decades tu rned a barren desert i t T h has many fine fratern'al h alls and I arts. It is one of the elements .. It. into a pr rsperous and populous .,' ,,' e i " homes, including those , of the I can be drawn to a very fin e wue, stat E'. California, in tu rn, was a t . i B cl Masons, the Eagles, the Moose, the j hammer ed . to et very thin 'sheet, great factor in tlie settlem~nt and . · • oots a n Odd Fellows, th e Pioneers lmd the rollerl to tran slucen cy; rnelted H nd subsequent development of th e com- ! + " Arctic Brotherhood . Two modern volatilized, bu t. i~ is ,itill gold. L .onwe !J lt,h~ or . \... l'egoll L IlU Wash- t .-· i steam-heated picture theaters, and Gold combines readily ' with other ington .. . f Shoes two other la.rge theaters afford amp:e metals .to .make us: ful , alloys ~ndin The discovery of gold in Australia I · Blacksmteth I I acc?mmodat. lOns for the amusernen,- thiS way is exu;nsively used 1U the 1 gave a great impetus to the develop- I lovmg public. arts-the gol?Smlth bemg one of the t ment of that wonderful is!und cou- R epaired oldest of artlsar:s. ,tinent in the South Padfic as well Young Fido- I heard 'that woman Since gold is th e only. metal use9-1 as to O ur sister dominion 'of New say, "I haven 't seen you for it ,'log's in payment of international balances' Zealand. -I' t First Class Material and age." What does ·she mean by a i~ follows that. it would become par-j The findin g of the golden sands on • . J dog's age? . tlCularly valuable m war time. In ! the FraRc~r river led directly to the +----.-. ---. . --.. -.--.. -.-.--.-.-. . - .. --.. -. . -+ Workmanship Guarjlnteed Old H ector- She ~nl~ WIshes to be War time each ~ation hoards ItE discovery of the gold mines of far- certain . Dogs don t h e about thelrl gold. And so It IS today .. The na- famed C3riboo, and the opening of THIRD AVE. BLACKSMITH SHOP General Jobbing Sleigh and Wagon Repairing Wood Sleigh Ironing a Specialty Horseshoeing Scientifically Done Oxy-Acetylene Welding MaChine. The Only Machine of the Kind in Dawson District. ACETYLENE WELDING ON SHORT NOTICE .t\.' A. BIOG. Proprietor 304 THIRD AV'E., NEAR PRI NCESS ST. DAWSON, Y. T. ages. _________ . _ tJOnal vaults (:f the c~u~tncs now a: ihp interior of BritisJ I Columbia. . ~ar are the . eceptac.es of the n a This in turn brought people to .AustralIans are the greate.st letter I bonal gold. Durmg the last year C,mada's Pacific province a.nd the 1 wlters III the world. Durmg 1914 ' the gold balances due th e Bntlsh dev ·lopment of othe industries. the ' the postal depal'tmentdeaJt w~th : islands from the United StHteS were esta~lishment of to:m. the bUild­ over 500,000,000 letters and postcards, I stored in the Canadian government ing :Jf the C. P. railw~y, and the an.d regIstered letters and parcels I va ults at Ottawa: . At one tnne there linking up of Western with Eastern ralsed the total to 800,000,000. I were over 100 T1nlhon dollars 10 gold Canada. And fina~ly the develop- . I held 10 trust by the Canad,an gov- mcn t of our own territo ry of Yukon Quebec's maple sugar output aver- ernment for th e British government is clirectlv dependent upon its ages about 14,000,000 pounds per I and British banks. Evcr since the mines. .. annum. By law it mu st not c?ntain 1 war began a tide of gold has ebbed The Klondike discovery which this more than 10 per cent. of mOlsture. i and flowed hetWf'''1'\ New York and numher of the Ne ws celebrates ._ - -- '- - . - --- ~-.-.-.'-.~-.'-'-.-.-.-. '-.-.-'-.'---'.-.'-.-.'--:;:~.'-.'. opened up an en1pj re jn ltself the I JOHN MCfARltlNl I CO •. i ~~t~?ar~f n~:~~!ni~yejau~t i~ef~r~n~~~~ + tory of a count.ry a~d yet what other f country with a similar number of • people can show such results in so I short a time. And wh o shall ~ay J what ·the next nineteen years will ! produce! • • 1 t I f CITY Scavenger I 1 t Orders Promptly and i With 75 percent. of OUr 200,000 . square miles still unprospected and i OUI' whole mountain system still un­ i touched, one can only ·speculate 3S i to the future. We know enough, i . however, to believe t hat in the next , nineteen years th e Yukon will con­ ! tinue to contribute her full quota to Sa ~ ~ :~h c= I the wealth of the world. I ! 1 ! i i torily Executed Call PHONf 140-X for QuiCk S e t· .... _ .•. _ .•. _ . ..-.-.•. -.-.. -._ .. ...... ---. . - .. - .. -. ..-..-.. -. • . - .. - ... - i T~~ Germa;:-;;a~:r t Shc- One of th e most touching i things Il.bout the war is the way ~ France became religious. All th8 ; Frenchmen pray. ! H e- Und all del' Chermans bray, ! I too. Dey bray gott damn EngbI!cl! ,., •. _ .•.• - Life . / I I '. " r ' I DAWSON DA ILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1!l15. ~========~==~==~====~~============~~ TJ(B BEVER7lGE THJlT KEEPS THE MONEY IN KLONDIKE O'BRIEN'S KLONDIKE BEER We Now Conduct the Red Feather Saloon and the The Beer That rlade Klondike Famous and Milwaukee Jealous MADE BY THE O'Brien Brewing & rtalting Co., Limited Of the BEST BAY MALT and BOHEMIAN HOPS Red Feather QUALITY UNSURPASSED '1: All ingredients examined in th e ' Brewery by OFFICIAL INSPECTOR . Buy here and know the goods are PURE. Hotel And sell direct to the consumer, thus cutting out the middleman, and giv­ ing his profits to ou r patrons. All Drinks and Cigars 210r25c - ." Buy the '. ,- Daws'on Product and I ' BEER , 250 per Bo"'e WE MAKE ALL KINDS OF SODAS AND SOFT DRINKS and are SOLE AGENTS in Yukon for the LOVERA CIGARS Keep Your DoU' a'rs' at Home .. O'BRIEN' BREWING & MALTINGCOMPANY, Ltd.: Telephone 140-W. .T. W. O'BRIEN, President and Manager ~ I ........ ". ~ l ' . ' . . . , I' " . • . i • . ; .. I~:~.~u .~p'~p'~e'.r~fiw~ , 'h',:t~e'fi~ ,R ·~,.v·~e. r·~ ..• ,'~~fi~~~~~fi~~ •• ~:,'~~~ I~~:~~~l=~~:~~~~~~= I~ I~~~~~:~~; ·~ ditions cannot be profitably mtlled.. known to have. peen found carrying vel', none. , The only other deposits of COPP'Jf .this mineral in any perceptible None of the copper deposits that' ~ • minerals known to be of econ'lmic I amount has a thickness of ahout. have so far been discovered in thiJi; _. ' and £iJopper Deposl-ts is, importance, in this portion of louth- four feet. 1'his deposit is sltU'lte·] locality could be profitably wQrked • ..... western Yukon, occur in the extrlJme ) near the summit of orie of the high· at present eV/in under much more ~ northwest corner of Khume district, I est mountains immediately no!th 0.£ faVbrable conditions than now exist , ",~",,~~" • • "'''' • • '''''' • • • • ''~~ • • • • • '' • • • fi • • • • • • • • • • • • • ~ in the vicinity of Quill, BurwaSh, ! Burwa$h creek, at ,an elevation d as none of them are sufficiently ex- and Tetamagouche creeks. I approximately 6,500 feet abov;; sea- tensive or persistent to afford' any (By Dr. D. D. Cairnes. ) The area or belt through which leyel or about 2,500 feet abo le the considerable tonnage of merchant- White River district ad- which are thought to be, mainly at planed away the mout.hs of these these copper deposits are distributej, mout~ of Teta~·agouche creek. The able ore. H owever, as copper IS so Uppcr least, of about Cmtaceousage. tributaries . and scattered the gr'1.vels lies along the east side or leh bank depOSIt o.ccurs. In a reddish amygda- generall y disseininated throughout l -oins the 141st meridian which forms IOId WhICh IS h Ite d . th b It . . The gravels along Pan creek are in with whatever gold they may hwf' of Tetamagouche creek, and extends muc a re , In e e, It ]S quite possible that the Yukon-Alaska boundary line pI c t 'd te d th h't' most places n arrow, and down to the contained . Any gr:avels which were northward from Burw,ash. creek t'l a es, 0 epl 0 ,an l'Oug 1 m somew.here workable deposits will yet along the upper portions of White plaees st k fIt b b d' edge of Tcbawsahmon valley, are deposited on bedrock in Tchaw~ah- include the upper portion of Quill . rea .g 0 a mos pure orn- e Iscovered; therefore, ~urther river included within Canadian ter- Ite occ f t th . h • thought to be from five to 40 feet mon valley, and which might ha\'e creek. Throughout this belt a great . . ur, rom one 0 ree mc es prospecting is recommended. ritory. From time to time for a m th ck Th . . . 1 deep, except at or near the lips of been gold-bearing, have also in all number of mineral claims have been 1 ness. . e remammg por- number of years past it has been r~- the various falls along the stream, probably been also redistributed by located from time to time, commen~- tion~ of which is . . associated sO.me An aerial tramway, 37 miles long, is poIted that placer gold has been where bedrock in some cases is ex- the. glacial ice. ing about the year 1908, but most of calC Ite: qu~riz, epIdot .e, malachIte, to be constructed bet.ween Valencia found within this area; the first ! and d t d b t . d N . ' . posed. The gravels are very coarse, Bowen creek like P an creek these have now lapsed. - I.ssemma e orIll. e. an . irgua in Venezuela by ,an authentic discovery t~~t ~~n k~~:k' boulders several feet in diameter be- drain s down , o~er the southwester~ I Th~ rock s are dominantly of ig- PO' 8Slbly . the most . lmp?rto:nt O?- ,Eng!Ish concern. It will be in ~o~ever, th: as w:~~e of 1912-13 by ing very plentiful, and as they · thaw I face of the Nutzotin mountains, an d I n eou s origin, although som~ sedi- ~~.rrence d~scovered III ~~IS belt, I,~ ~ectIOns of 10 ~ilometres, ~aking 'six urmg ~ te NI d in summer, and in winter 'are never I, empties into TChawsahmon creeki mentary beds occur. The Igneous ,1I1;t locall~ ~n0w.n as J acquot s. Im all. ~ach IS to be dnven by ita' MF esd 'srs: kE'BJatmesh P e I ~ ~ ~on h an frozen near bedrock,' prospecting by This stream as well as its tributarv ! members include mainly diorites, 1b hls depOSIt ]S s~tuated a~ a pomt 1 own mot~ve power, electricity for the re enc es , w 0 c alme 0 ave I sinking is almost impossible , con- H' dd ' k .. t t' I diabases , andesites and basalts cer- a out 2,400 fe et In elevatIOn above first sectIon near Valenc;a and either found good gold prospects there, but sequently the gravels Qn ~drock I I henl'kcrepe , IS Ink mSos respec,s taill reddish and' greenish am~gda- the mouth of Tetamagouche creek, oil, gas, or steam pow~r for the t· ted that they were forced to stop I ' mue I e an cree. ome coarse I • and 0 . d k d I sa t f the inflow of 1 have nowhere been tested so far aa gold has also been found in them, loids being. partIcularly conSipicuous. d' ccurs. In a a:,. e~se, red- o.t lers. The contract states that , the work on ,accoun 0 I is known Some coarse gold has b t ft · ffi' t t" , I All these Igneous rocks for conven- 1sh basaltIC rock WhICh IS m places Ime must be completed within two water when bedrock was reached 1nl' , U so ar no m su Clen quan I ·V amyadaloidal 1'he t ' 1 ft · . M ' J and Nel- however, been found in places along to pay for working. However, very ience in description will in this re- h', to· ore-ma ena years 0 s artmg of erection, and .Wii the spring, ~ssrs. ~mes d b the rock rims of the creek channel, little systematic pro'lpecting has port be referred to by the general w Ich .follows a well-defined fault run for 99 years under certain COil Bon w~~t fart er wes an. ecame 11 and in the gravels near the suriac 'O'. been done in this localit term "greenstones:" They are ap- zone WIth ~ nearl~ flat .dip, is from di.tions . tb.e ongmal locators III Chlsana dIS - so that further ,nvestigaJtion is war- . y. parently of early Mesozoic or pos- 12 ~ 24 . mches 'ID thlcknes's, and - .~ 1 tnet, Alaska. I ranted. The best way to thoroughly Copper DepOSits I sibly of Carboniferous age and very CO~SlstS mainly of bornite, mala- A Wan ing Moon During the :autumn a~d winter I test this creek would be to ground- The only copp~r \1eposits that are closely resemble the members of the chIte, epidote, calcite, quartz, and And yet, despite the savagery of it. (1913-14) followmg the Chlsana dls- sluice the gravels, fiuming the S UI'- known ~o occur m southwestern .Yu- "Older Volcanics" in Upper White more or less replaced wall rock. An all-ctrowned farmlands and hidden (!Overy, .pf.(}s~ctors r us?ed mt? Up-I plus water when bedrock was b(,ing kon w~lCh have actually been mined River district, with which the cop- ave:age sample, taken .across the de- corpses, a country so recently pros­ ~r .Whlte RIver .dIstnct, whl.c~ IS I cleaned. In this way, with the or whICh ~nder present C~ 'I'I' LJO!~3 per depo~its are there .ass~ciated. pO: lt at a po~nt where It has a thick- per.o~s where . now there is no single w.lthm about 30 ~Iles of the oIlgmal, volume of water in the creek at most ?an be worked at a profit, are those I The sedImentary rocks Include ne"s ~f 18 mch~s, was as~ayed by , actIVIty that IS not destmctive in its dIscovery at Ch~sana, and a great seasons, it i[ quite feasible to strip ID the Whltehor~ copper bel~, nearl ~ainly shales, chert~, argillites, and the ~mes brancn of the department I aim-so s~mple a thing as the light many placer claIms were locaoted, the bedrock and exploit the overlying t?e tow~ of W~lt~horse : ThIS area lImestones of Carbomferous or Meso- of m.mes, Ottawa, and proved to of a wallIng moon turned it all , to several stre~rn.s, mcludmg Pan, gravels, though th e large boulderl b es wlth~n the . lImIts of the map ac- , zoic age, extensively invaded .by the contam: Cop:per, 33.12 pe~ cent.; beauty.-Daily Mail Correspondent. Bowen (DominIon, , HIdden, C~sh would be troublesome. I c~mp~nYlDg thIS repo:t, but :vas not ?re.enstones, the sediments occurring gold, . n.one ; sll,:er, none. Stnugers (Gold) 'and IndIan creeks bemg I T' I 1 h - k . examIned by the wrIter durIng the ID most places as mere patches over oontalDlng bormte are also exposed Wouldn't Give His Name tak d ' . 11 f d' j nree 10 es ave been sun m t M M C 11 - in th 1 f B T s e praotlCa y rom en uO er,r. Tchawsahmon valley opposite th e pas summer, as r. C onne lying the igneous members. e _OWer canyon 0 urwash he charming youn.g suffragette, The only ~reeks, howev~r, on ~VlllCh mouth of Pan Creek valley, the deep- s~nt 'summer of 1907 there and has! Throughout this belt, OQpper min· creek,. but are all less than 20 m ches who expected ~o be married soon, gold suffiCIent to oonstltute prOfUJ-- est of which is down about 90 feet. ~I1tten a very comple. toe and exhaus- , erals, maInly malachIte (green cop- In thIckness. . I went to the regIstration book for the mg prospects has been fou11 al P Th " te d th b ve report on the depOSIts. I per stain) and also some azurite (a Although COpper stam, associatecl l first time . . e grounu encoun ' re ere W~~ D" . . . . . I . ' . . ' . Pan, Bowen, and a trlbutal: y of frozen t.o the bottom of the 90-fo .. t I eposlt~ carrylDg copper mmerals 1 blue copper stain) a.nd. bornite are m p.aces WIth bormte, IS. so widely The man in charge asked : "'Vhat Bowen known as HIdden creek. shaft h t . I1 have been found at , a number of somewhat WIdely dIstributed and dIstrIbuted, no dcposlt thlcker than I party do you expect to Le affi liated Pan 'creek is about three and one- ' d' .wkere wa er bwaHd' enc ]ounN ter C!t I other points in the portion of , south- occur associated with calcite q' uartz Jacquot's was seen, that contains. with ?" . . an s m "mg was a an onee. one te Y k d 1 . h' 'h' ' , I } . h '" . half Imles long and drams over the' 1 f tl h I h d b d k ' wes rn u on ea t WIt m t IS re- and epiqote in t he greenston.es- near y so llg a percentage of cop- That's none of your busine 's» . . 0 le 0 es reac e e roc . t· I . U Wh'te R' . , . ' f f I '" , southwestern S Ide of Nutsotm rnoun- P 0 ect' . T h 1 1 por, mam y m pper I . Iver mainly in the reddish amygdaloids per. very ew. 0 t le deposits of she replied "If I have to tell you tains into Tehawsahrnon creek. The I r .sp ~ng. m'd c ;ws~ In~~~l v~.~ district, Kluane district, and in the These minerals either follow break~ any kind are more than two feet in his name i'm not going to register v alley of the creek is a dcep, gorge- ey IS. nfo cons] ere b , a v f Isa e a vicinity of Aishihik lake. None of ! or fault planes or ramify through thickness, and all that were seen are so there" ' . . .. th h presell, or a num er 0 reasons. tl d 't I t b et 11 ' " I d d ' I' 1 . '. hke, rock-walled mCISlOn. rrou g The wide valley bottom-about one lese eposl s '1ave ye . e.en·a ua y the rocks along irregular fissures, ow g.r n: e an gIve Itt e r romise of which the stream partIcularly along ml'le ' 'dtl 't th th f shown to be of economIC Importance, J 'oints or cracks The copper and contammg much ore. . ' . In WI ' 1 0ppOSI e e mou 0 b t f ' . ,. 0 1 the lower portIOn of ItS course, Pan k' fI d ·tl l ' I u 'some 0 t,lem may be of value. ·associated minerals replace the ne loca ly well known Occurrence Names Is Names O. 1. See lives at Parkers, burg, W e&t Virginia. rushes with great force , 'tumbling and Octrlleee -5 15 ~ fioore l dWt l ~ I g aCla The copper deposits of Upper gree~stones in which they occur somewhat different from the ordin: r ul~r ]Cla e rlta accu- W}' R ' .. . , . over a number of falls to reach mulations to a depth of 100 feet or " ute Iver dlst.nct, although pos- and in placer the containing rocks ary type re,presented, ,rs located Iva Hottopp Jives at Louisville, Tchawsahmon valley. mo d th . . d' t · t sIblyof future Importance, cannot are bleached if) a nearly white or about one and one-half mIles up one Kentucky The rocks exposed along Pan I there, ~ er; It~ no l~/ca I~n a, be exploited, until better transpor- pale yello w;'" color for 6 to 12 of the extreme headwater tributaries I Otto G~af is secretary of the So- creek comprise both 'sedi~lentJary and I undesr~race ~~d 0 k e :OSI I~n 0 ;~l~ tation facilities are provided. These inches on pi' ,. ' side of the mineral- of Quill creek. This deposit consists cialist party' at Hamilton Ohio.- I 'gneoUS members 'I'ha sedimenta ry p , Ytl~lg E . rdoc c allme , ~'~' L ' a deposits have been described in de- ized ftssnrl' " l ts etc of a reddish ba-saltic rock, amygda- I Cincinnati Enquirer ' '. ~ rospec mg un er & U C 1 COI LU J JOB S t '1 . '. ' . 1 . 1· I . ' . . rock, include mainly shale" argil- ouId b . h aI 111 a nW InO lr recpntly wntten hy In p l:! r' rocks are onl" OH a In places, throughout WhICh I '" 0 , 1 W e very expensIve and aye the write ' ., io . dth f 70 f t "Wh lites, cherts, greyw ackes, conglomel'- Ilittle chance of reward. Beside:; tlw rp Th 1. slightly ,· along cracks, fis- r a WI 0 ee Or more grpen I Y do you refcr to th e Bool as ates, and limestones of Carbonifer- I is no chance of finding th e continu- e copper di'posits generally sures, ek . er I?laces, c?,lcite or copper stain is s~Ille:what evcnly fl.., human parrot!''' asked the Old ous or early Mesozoic age. Tllese ation of th e bedrock ch aJlnpI of r im spoken of as th~ Aishibik l:ake. de- qu art? , (" 'Bocl at.ed :WIth ma . and plentIfully dlstnbuted. An Fogy. are extensively invaded by busic t o ! creek within Tchaw~ahrnon vallev posits which r{)ally occur on Gilltana lachitc, . ," 'nd bornite. TIle average sa!nple was taken across I " Because he talks all t hc time s~mi-basic l'lwks,. in cluding diol'iti·s, I no]' of an y of 1 ,1 a' ; t n 'uln" trihutu;'; la kp, H. SlItall hody of w'lt.er u earD.". d f'posits irregular in Io"'!' the. bpst "0. f~et of thIS deposit, I wltho~~ Imo~ving what h e is talking dlabasei'. aI1d('s lte~ , aml bas:lltc'l' to thi s UCpl'l's i oll, P.' glf!{'il: 1 icp h ,l ~ :lIld all isolated o :eurrence' alO ll' {1 and dist." and are U8U'L 1 ly \\I:lCh wa assayed by tll1' 1l~1I1csl abou t ., repl lPd the Grouch,- Cinciu- . Hnts Jli riv('r, !l tributary ·of No rcier'- Illo i . vnry 1t".. The only . - 111- hr,mch I)f th p dppartment of lTImes. n ntl f !.nqmrer . " . ! t ' , '.~\ J r ./1 J i f " I , I ~ I 1 I , .I J "/ ,. j J i I DAWSON DA ILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1916. If ~r .. __ • ______________________ L __________________________________ :_ ._i_,------.------ l~ : -----.----~ : j 1 ~) B. rl. VOLKMAN FRANK S. NEIL YUKON SAW, MILL CO. VOLKMAN & NEIL, Proprietors Manufacturers of All' Kinds of R:ou,b Native ( LUMBER For Sluice, Flume and . I i Building. Dressed, Matched and Mouldings Importer.s of FI~, CEDAR, OAK, and HICKORY. DOORS, SASH and SHINOLES Post Office Box 598. , PHONE .. 5 DAW"sON, Y. T. "; J ,,,, I . r \ \ \ ' \ ~ .' ... ~' I .1 \' • '.,L , '( , j , t , I .. J • ~~~h~~~~~~~~~h.~.~~~h~~~~ • • ~~ •• • • ~~~~~~~~ • • • • • • ~ ~n~~~ K~n~~ M~ng ~~ kM riv~ ~e S~ is ~se~~~ ~e '. • pany , arrangements often can be fu ll 24 h ours. t here · has been an advan c'e of two IIq t , @ q 1~ @ · ,k · or three cents a !pound in ce rtaIn • made whereby the very interp~ting Fox Farms . tt . nu . nu r r tu u nu ~ . ~ ~~g~\eofwi~n!::~~e cleanup of gold th~e:;;ilto~~ t~~e 1~~t:!~~o:e~I;D~a: kinds of type . metal. O L ••••••••••••••••• , • Hydraulic Operat ions son. ne is at tile mouth of Swede By GEORGE F. ]OHNSON • The principal hydrauli c operati. ons oreek, seven mIles from Dawson, : EL!3ERT HUBBARD'S : , , • . •• . . . : and others on ot'h er n earby streams. ~~~~~ • • ~ • • ~ • • • • ~~.~~~~: viewed tram m e Mwsb o ~andpmnt Thcir o~e~ is ilie breeiling ~ hl~k " PHILOSOPHY LIVES .. . , a re those situated at Lovett and foxes in capti vity. There are • • 'The dominant thougbt occupying of ' 9B are to be seeri, adding interest I By way of adding the spice of ex- Trail gulches, a short distance from of th ese farm s. many . Elbert Hubb. ard's p bilosoph y " the mind of the traveler is, 'What to the Alpine picturesqueness of the, citement t o the journey, t he Yukon Dawson. H er e the action of th ,~ Dawson Ran~he 's • ,0£ . advertising was positive and " of impwtance is there to see t here country. river n arrows up at Five F ingers, • clearly crystallized. .. powerful hydrau,lic streams have left Many fine truck and poultry farm s ' . and will it justify the time spent?" Finally after clescending several I form ing itself i .nto the rapids of tha . t t d ' '1 1 f I . 1 . 1 ate near Dawson'. They l'ncludn " " Advertising," he once wrote, .. .I t Y k . 't t H th t I te s an Ing pi ars · o gravel w llC 1 nva v • . . I h .. n re erence to u on, a VISI 0 thousand feet, ' Lake Bennett is name. ere e wa el' rus les m. - . b everything needed to make a farm IS slmp y announcing to t e h L d f th · ... ·d· ht S t I b t t k ITI enuty and variety of form th'1 • Id ' ff h ~ I " t e an '0' e J.u l rug u n, a reached. 'H ere can be seen a fine pes u ous Y e ween wo roe -s ars. In complete, .'11 aI'e wI'thl 'n easy walk- WO! In an e ective way w .ere ~ . 1 . '11 d 1 d k . th famou s Aztec ruins of Mexico . The "- spot whIch has produced n ear y one church and hospital, erec t.e d. in stam- a ml race, an from t Ie ec 0 1 e h ing dist ance of Dawson, and ] 'nclude • you are , who you are and what '" h d d d . ht fi '11' f tea ' t h th ' 1 1 f immensity' of t e operations here and .. .. n u re an eJg y- ve ITn ~ons 0 peding days. ·s mer one can ouc e wa s o . thosp of BI 'll" Anstett, Dr. F aulk- you have to .offer in th e way of Id d b dl '11 k h t 'dl t on other 'properties fill the b eQol u,"r ' J dollars ill go un ou te y WI The next place of importance is T O C - as one s 00 S ram y pas . ner, H erman RObin-son, William . human eervlce or conllllOdity .• f 1 1 d t · f t 'l a ' the C d h h T .1 ' SI 'tuatM a ' - 'v L~ ' • , '1 with a vivid appreci. a .tion of 'h i~ • All I' d ... . .. u y an sa IS ac,on y n swer arcross, an ere are t e . TIul: n ; .' 'C n ea r ~' I 'e , ·mgers 18 Stf inher "bf'r. William Paddock , Mr. . lye men are a venlsers, . . I' f tl t 1 . h pOlVer of water, when suit?hly l~ ·:.l • i h I ld query. school headquartt;rs. It is al so the i coa mme 0' ·1a nl;UJE!, \V 11C. pro- 1 Newman and otllers. I anI t e on y man who shou .. d d d f I -' nessee and intelligently applied. • . Before bringing to the notice of in- distributing poin t for the A tlin dis- !. uces a very goo gra e 0 coa u se" I ndian Settlement · 1+ not advertise is the m an who I b th . te d f d Other great hydraulic works a.'··o ten ding travelers to the Yukon Ter- trict. ' A trip on the beautiful Atlin 0 on Tlver s amers an 01' 0 - At Mo~seh l 'de , abou t three nll'les • h. as nothing to offer the wo .rId . t · t WhO h ] are to be seen on BO'nanza, Eldorado, r.;tory the . places of in terest they may lake to the mining section should mes , IC purposes a Ite O J1Se anc from Dawson, I 'S' a pI'ctu resque In-I·. m the way of h.uman. serVIce, . • D M' te' . Hunker and Dominion creeks : visit while 'here, it is only fair to n ot be .milSsed. aW 80n . • .any III restmg pomts dian 'settlement, where Chief Isaac ll . and such a, man IS. a 'd . ead one, 4/1', Say tbat,' from the t ime of departure Arriving at t he end of the rail are p as·sed on the Yukon river be- .Mod ern Digging Mach ines will_~xpla in to '1!he visitor everything . w?,ether ~e . knows It or ~lOt . • from Va ncouver or Seattle, on the journey one here finds the town of 'I fore Dawson , the mecca of the H uge gold cxeav. ators al'e bein ;?; pertaining to Klondik e Indian life.. Advertlsmg I S a legitImate . trip n orth to Skagway, the grand Whitehorse, named afte r the cele- ~ort,hland, is reached, uamely, Sel- installed by A. N. C. Treadgold and Greenhouse Floral Display • and et~ical 'proposition . Life is • scenic panorama of the north com- brated Whitehorse r.apid s, -the , kirk, Pelly, Carmack s and Stewat-t. associates and will be in operation . : Many homes with greenhouses . too short for you t? hide your- • mences to unfold before one's won- terror of the voyal!ers in early days.i At P elly can be seen a. ranch Ull- on Dominion creek. These mach ines each h aving a wondrous p rofu sion of • self away, mantled ID your own .. dering and admiring vision , the like The town has several strictly up-to- I del' culti'vation whi{)h will di sprove are said to be the most eCO'Domic,d floral displays, are in and a,bout r • modesty, an d let the world hunt .. of which may be duplicated in part, date hotels. A few miles out from 'I effecti vely the accepted belief that kn own for excavating au riferuus Daswon . Among these are thel . you out. Even the dead are . , but cannot be surpassed any where Wh itehorse can ' be seen several cop- the Yuk on is un suited f?r agri cul - gravels, iwdare the first an d onl~' gardens of Comrrii,ssi,oner George . advertisers, for on visitin~ a . on earth. · Arriving at Skagway, per mining J;lroperties under process tural developme nt . ' devices of the kind used in Klv u- Black, Gus Johnson and Turner . 4' beautIful cemetery I noticed . Alask a, the gateway of the North, of development. Some are s hipping i ------- dike. To reach these necessita.tes Townsend. all within ,easy W alking l . • that on nearly every m arble " visitors will find a , subst antial ran- copper ore. : WHAT TO SEE IN a fifty-mi le auto ride being tHk~:1 dista nce of the heart of the 'City. • slab was given 11 lIst of the . r'mid, with well appointed modem Tributary to Whitehor se is the AND NEAR DAWSON over first class T oad s. and throu~n r . virtues, talents and beautiful . parlor cars, at their disposal for the Kluane di strict, deservedly called sections of ,country that elicit j' I" e' DA WSON '5 HOTELS I. qualities which the dead man " t,rip over the White Pass & Yukon the hunter's paradi se,,' where nearly Daw80n City is reach ed in from 36 quent outbursts of enthusiasm as iLs • was supposed to h ave carr Ied " Route, to the town of Whitehorse. all kind s of game abound in abun- to 40 hours' journey from White- beau ty ap peals to OJle from Ilifteren'c F ew cities of the same size h as as • in stock. This is wlJ at you caU + Yukon Territory. dance. Splendid specimen s of moose, hor'se. Here one has the choice of , angles. m~ny good hotels as the city of Daw- • non-productive adverlising ' from + Traveling up the mountain SIde in ca.rihou, mountain sheep and bear. several pertectly ap pointed hotels ! King Solomon Dome i ~on . A fl'ea1; number of the hostel- • an emotional · standpoint. .. luxurious comfort, the visitor can- as well as small game, ar,) easily with excellent cu isin e. During sum- This d ome is s itWlted about 31 ! ries are first class, 'and offer to the . , "Personally, I do not en- " not - help but contrast the present obtainable . mer there . is 11 0 dearth of every miles from Dawson, easily H!HC h c d traveling pu bld c as good accommoda- . ' dorse it. Advertise wh j.· le you + method of travel with that of 1898, Leaving Whit'ehorse 011 any of the known variety of vegetables, princi- by automobile or carri age. :1. 0:"- tion s ,as an y hotel .on the outside . • are alive and 'send flowcl'1\ to " when sh own the old and time-worn well appointed Mi s'sissippi river pally n ative grown. To sum the mands a perfect view of the ' SUl- Some of them are fire proof and uP- i . the m an when he can a ppreciate + llrail of the argon aut threading its type of steamers of the White P ass I wh ole. matter up, visitors who have rounding grand scenerY: Off in th~ to·date , in every respect. Most. of , . them." .. tortuous way u p the almost perpen- & Yukon company, the Journey IS I a deSIre t o VI S It t'he world ren owned I distan ce can be seen the ete ' J1f1 1 .:Y Dawson s hotels are located on Flfst, I · • dicular side of the mouutain. continul'd, The fir st place of in- Klondike Ileed be under no appre- sn ow-clad Rockies with their . Second and Th ird avenues, near the ~ • • • .. • ~ ~ . • • . ' • {" .. • • • The beauty and the gran deur of terest rea.ched is a m agnificent body hen sion on t.he score of di scomfort myriads of fan tastic shapes view»d ' landings of all river boat". A five I - - - - the scenery on the journey from of water, hemmed in on \all sides· or lack of t~o~e things desi rable tol on a sunny day . ' 1'hey ap;ear oIllY minute wal k from th e steamers will , RANCH ING IN YU KON Skagway to Wh itehorlse have been by den sely wooded hIlls, known as I make theJr lives pleasant . I a -short dist ance awav yet in realitv land one 111 anyone of them. Most 11 . - -- oompared without di sl t 1,r, agement to L ake Laber,ge, fan~ous fol:. its delect- .The points of i nterest one should they are over 90 - '~iles distaJlt. Of. them h ave ste am he,at, flush The:e are regi on s here Imitable for .the Alps of Switzerland . able whItefish . h mergmg,from the !VISll, whIle at Dawson City are: I Rad ia.ting from King Solomon dom e tmlets. and baths, and all are clec- I ranchmg Horses, cattle ·and sbeep Upon arrival at the 'Su mmit of tlhe lake, the . swift Thirtymile river is I Mam moth Dredges . , I are thc gold bearing ereeks L llat ' tri~ li£'htpd . i could readily be reared in man y White pass, wh ich is the intern a- reached. and along Its banks can be The Can adIan Klondyke Mllllng have given t history the nperish- I parts of the territory . YUkQ Jl is the monal boundary line ootween Carw.da seen skeleton A of carly rivcr steamers company's dredges,. the largest in able name ot the "KloIlc1ike~" TI;ey ANTI MONY I great reserve land of Oanada. Dr. and the United States, one sees the which met misfortune from cau ses tJ;e world, are. "l'I. orkmg on .the . RloT I- are : B . onanza, Eldorado, Bunker. .. ~-- .-- I DaW'l0~ 80 d eclared and hc . was ·a flags .of the two nations waving in no w removed. dike rIver, wlthm easy d Ist an ce . of Gold Run , Dominion, Sulphur al !l The nse m antlimony has bee~ , as ver~ wise an~ ~!1etrating man. Yu- the breeze, side by side. It is fitting Afte r being thrilled with the rapid- Dawson. acceSSible by automobile, I Quart.. No one should visit l)aw. spectac~lar a.s III any. of the war , k OIl' S . potentJahtu:s. are enormou s to remark here that for a dist.ance I ity of the Thirtymile river one ncxt oyer excellpnt roads . I son withou t seeing this sight. In. e tfLlS :., A year ago It was sellmg I and Will only be dl.3COyered as ne- of over. 3,000 miles between the At- j comcs to the Amazon of the North- The ' dredges of the Yukon Gold . . for 6.81% cents a pound, and today ! cessity presse~ . lantic and the Pacific and 2,OOO! land, known as the Yukon riYer. , cO!llpany :Hf' situ: ted and 'working Mldnoght Sun Dome ~pecial brands are bhnging around i - -------~ mil€8 between Ahi"ka, ::md Yukon, i which fl ows through B)'itish and on the world fanrp l cref'ks of Bo- \ This dome is situated back of and 45 ccnts. French brands are sclling ! IDLE FOR SEVEN YEARS, thc1ic two fla!!:s are to be Heen on American te rri tory for nearly two ,n:U17.H. EldQl'ac1o. Golc.l RUI1 Hnd O V(; r!oo]nng ]):!\¥~~on. On J lllW .3 l, at 40 to 42 cents, and Chinesc Rt l NOW TO COMMENCE WORK the bounu[ll'Y linc 'separating the two thous-and miles, finally reaching the HUllll C I'. All can I,!, re[lch!'(l witl l_ i M le longe,·t ,lilY 01 tll ' yetlr, pllgnm- 36¥., to 37lf.: cents. The big commey- .countrirs unaccompanied by flny ann Bering sea. . out any discomfort over excellpntl2gc~ arc lWl iP to its ~ummjt to vIew cial usp of antimony i f'; in lIlaking ' BOSTON, July 29.-Tb e Ohadwick .of offense Or defell~e on either si 1£' . On botll sic1cs of lhe migllty Yu- rouri s with autoll or C: 1rriEgcs. T3y I t!t.. PUll at midnight. FrDlII this of t ype metal, whi ch is roughly 2 od Lead MiIts in 81110m , Muss., .idle for C: O'ntinuiTlg down from the SUlllTllit kon can lw fWel1 lIlany pi ('turcsque I conrtcsy of triO J!1,nnnge'l'!', C.' A. ! elev;l tion t]l l~ . . '·un C[l n bE' sepn 22lf.: 3 per epnt. t in , 10 per c'ent. anti - I more' than · sP-ven years, will m.anu­ of the White pass ]J1nny historical. s j)ots,. so e:lg(' rly sought for by the; Thomas of the ' Yll~on UlOid "onl'.; r~l\l n; out of t~'''~! on. that d,"Y . _At many 1 11(1, tl1e rest lead. R('cl1uSC ol· facture shrapnel for the 13ritish gov- ~topping plnc :s of th e gold "ppl;oers ! articitic . J I p:my and Joscph \". ];o)'lc of tIll': J;ort Y,lkol l, ,'"her d;o"rl tm· ill-! hIgher 1'I'lces of these three metals ernment. . I ' . / /. / :.;,-$ ~~~. .J. ~ f DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 191i. • ~~~ •• ~~~~~~~MMM~~MMMMMM~M~MMMMMM~MM~~~~ ~ . J • ~ I ~ ~ ~ • • ~ GRJlNVILLE, Y. T. ~ 1 Largest and Best Jlppointed Hostelry on F,amous Dominion 1 ~ ereek. Sixteen Rooms, all Well F.,:,rnishe(l: ~ ~ Dance Pavilion at Disposal 01 Guests ~ 1 MEJlLS JI T J1LL HOURS I ,~ . ~ ~ Unexcelled euisine, eourteous Service, all Home Grown Products Served ~ I ~~ in Dining Room=sJi(resh Meats, New Laid Eggs, Fresh Bream From Our ~M Own Dairy, Garden Greens aod Vea_ etables Iro1ll Our. Own Hothouses and I . • ~ • · 1 BJlR JlND BILLIJlRD ROOM I. ' ~ Only ehoicest Liquors and eifJars Served 2It the B8r I ' ~ ' • , Stabling 2IccommodatJon tor 26 Teams. Garage tor 2Iutomobiles ~ • ' . ~ ", J7JeK McGRTH~ Proprietor ~ . : 1:. .1. t. , .. ' "\. .. ' '.' , ." ", 11 (r~ I 1 ') . /; .', , ( "" III ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~I WONDlRSOf IHl WORK BY WIZ4RD LUTHlR DURBANI be lT)', It waxy, almost transparent I measured r~le . About nine of these fwi·t of d llicious £lavo r and great WIll make a pound and it takes nine­ beauty, , a 11 excerd illgly produotive teen of the ave l'/lge French prunes to uust, the fruit of whioh, however, is make an equal weight. It is sweeter to delicate for market shipping. The also and is regal'ded by Mr. Burbank thornless bla ck berry has long been' himself as the best prune that has commented upon by all growers and ever been produced. The Goldridge scienti,;ts as one of ·the most surpris- apple i another of hi s remarkable ingcontradictions known to the plant productions, surpassing its parent the world. By some sudden upheaval of Newton pippin at every point. The what were supposed to be unalterable flesh is pale y(iIlow with a crimson laws of nature: he has given agricul- 'blush on the sunny side, has a delic­ turists a blackberry of perfeot taste ious fragrance and rip~ns earlier. and color that can be picked with Perhaps -the most vahiable of all grewt economy of time and labor, be- the gifts he has for -the world is his cause now that the thorns have been fruiting cactus. The fruit changes in eliminated there is no danger of color from a beautiful yellow through bru8hing the fruit against them while variQus shades of crimson. In flavor harvesting, so the speed of the picker it is reminiscent of strawberries, " When the ! lIvord.is rusty and the tremendoiis!J' {ucreased the productiv- adapt itself or perish. Understand- can be increased. pineapples and nutmeg melon, the plow is bright, then the empire is ity ~f our acres a.nd added such sums ing the ,fundamental principle that A new cnerry, called "Abundance," a meat is rich- ' and juicy and can be well governed," is an old Chinese pro- ·to the wealth of our p Jople that his every plant, animal and planet DeCU- seedling of "Napoleon" (Roy·al Ann), prepared for the table in many 'app J­ verb which is well to bring again to name has become a household word. pies its place in the order of Nature bears ' an earlier and heavier crop of tiring ways. A few of theoe plants, the attention of this war-mad world. No warriOl' is more renowned than by ·the action of two forces-the in- fruit, which is j,arger, richer of color, which will grow almost anywhere in The ancient philosophar \rho fixed this quiet man who, by his keen fore- he rent oonstitutional life force with firmer and better in all respoots than . the great Southwest, will supply the his knowledge of mankind in the sight, , accurate judgment and pecu- all its good habits, the sum of which its parent8. To It. commercial grower table with an e normous amount of form of this j)roverb realized that na- liar genius, has benefited man be- is heredity, /lnd the numerous com- this means tha.t the "Abundance" deliCious jams, jellies and syrups. tions rise jnto power by . the art .of yond ihe possibility of calculation. plicate ! external forces or envil'on- cherry wiII provide just twicc BR Among walnuts he has produced agriculture and fall ·,by ilts opposite Hardly a farme, r but uses his meth- ment-to guide the interaction of much fruit 'as the Royal Ann, in one with a shell thin as pap Jr which tor(!e of militarism. Warriors polish ods .of seed selection, grows his pota- these t.wo forces, bot~ of which are I word~,. a naif acre .of ground has been can be readily crushed in the hand. their swor.ds .and sweep over the land toes, small fruit8 or nuts, not a school only dIfferent expressIons of the one 1lt1Mle as valuaole to the owner as a When it was found ,the sh lll was , so with great flourish of braggart power, child but knows the name of Luther eternal force, is and must be the sole full acre was a few years ago. His thin that the nuts were destroyed ~y leaving it depleted of lHe and sub- Burbank, along with Columbus, object of brceders, whether of plants "Giant" is the largest cherry in the the, b-ircis, h e retracoo his ste·ps, in­ stance. The plough of the farmer W,ashington . Lincoln ·and other noted or animals. world, fo ur cherries weighing one creased ' the thickness of his walnut grows bright as he follows . in their men. To them he is a benefactor Through hio efforts to increase the ounce, eleven cherries in a row and put on th e market a peI :fectly desolate wake sweetening the earth, who wears the romantic garb of a comfort, health and wealth of the measuring twelve inches. It is also :balanced shape. He has also taken reinstating na.tions to strength and wizard, a marvelous person knowing world by growing better food plants, distinguished for having a small p· it, ,the tannin from nut meat which pl'e­ power. magic secrets they would give much making the eartTi yield more abund- thus giving a maximum amount o~ viously gave it 'a bitter flavor. The F armers are the peHcemakers of hu- to know . GaJ1deners rely on his cre- antly without exhausting its vitality, flesh. It is glossy ·black, rich and Royal and the Paradox varieties are manity. They are the great physi- ations for beauty, housekeepers for ma.king the deRert a fertile field, he sweet. both rapid growing walnuts, very val­ 'cians who heal the scars of war, re- neurishing products, and scientists has created many varieties that have H e has also put a new giant plum uabl e commercially for timber pur­ store victor and vanquished impar· give him honors. added , annually, so say statisticlms, on the market, ,the largest plum in poses. They aM,ain a gl'eat size, ar­ tially to health and hope; the very h e himself says that the art of seventeen millions to , the world's th e world . Its especial value, out- riving at maturity in about fifteen existence of mankind is in their plant breeding, the new agriculture, wealth. H e ·has increased the possi- s ide of its size, lies in the fact that it years. The wood is of superior quali­ keeping. They began the art of civil- is but in its inf.ancy, and that no bilities of the lumber yield through is an excellent shipper, and that its ties, takes a fine finish, and com­ iza. tion when they gathered the seeds one can foretell wha.t wonderful evo· his great forest wa.lnut; ninety-five skin separates easily from the fruit mands a large price in the lumber · of the earth. guaooed them through lutions .of plant life will be developed per cent. of plums shipped out of when placed in 'boiling water in can- market. rich in sugar. The 'standard prune is a large, never-failing b earer. Whose fruit can be shipped when dead ripe, a big point ~ith market men. One hybrid strawberry of his tlle Patagonia, begins to ripen befor~ . al l others and bears the lengest. The fruit grows on stiff ·stalks which hold them free from the ground, yet tpey are kept protected from th l sun by a . dense shade of leaves easy to. raise, WIth lareg firm be. rries. J,t bids fair to reach ·an exceedingly popular place among growers who" try to, make the most of their land. To enumerate all the qualities and virtues of each of the small fruits he has improved or transferred or even created would · be perhaps o( no par­ ticular benefit:other than to acquaint growers with the 'best of their ,kinds . What he has done that is of the ut­ most far-reaching .importance Is to interest all growers in carrying on experim ents along ·the line he ,has be­ gun, that of better , fruit and greater productiveness of the land. An egg which cannot be said to b~ years back. It was f@und during re­ fre5h is one which datcs from 1,800 cent excavations made at Nikopolis, in the tomb of ·an eleven-months'-old child, Sextius Rufus. Already more than eigh ty . tombs have been explored by the archeaological service in this ancient dty, which was built to com­ memOrate th e 'battle of Actium. Among the finds are a quantity 0' gold jewels, also potte ry and lamps ornamented with figures in relief. Self-Preservation "Prohibition has become prett~ well established in Crimson Gulcn?" "Yes," replied Sronco Bob. "Me an' Three-finger Sarn was pri~ movers." "Well, there ain't no doubt that al­ cohol dulls a man's judgment an' reduces his efficiency. We g~t tired of havin' one or two parties sittin' int a poker game an' stayin' cold sober, to the disa~vantage of the rest of the p Jrformers."-Washing­ ton Sta.r. Be kind to O ur t&ther, :v·~ung r.la'l. If it wasn't for father, mother would have made you wear long curls until you were in long pants. the long, cold winter season, cleared in the future for the good of man· California are varieties of his origi- ning. The fruit is nearly a free st.one This wizard of the soil has produced fields for the planting and harvested kind? His so-called secrets he scat- nating, practically all the potatoes of a golden color and the flesh sweet a quince ' that ean be eaten raw like again. Future civilization is also ters broadcast, urging others to use marketed in the United St.ates have an delicious .. an apple and that can be cooked ten­ in their hands. "The mos't valuable them and carry on his work of com- , been raised from his improved stock. The Apex plumcot is a com'bination der in five minutes: In taste it is the -of all arts," Abraham 'Lincoln says, manding the soil to give generously. His experiments have touched al- of a wild American plum, a Japanese delicate quince with the old disa.­ "is the art of deriving ~ comfortable and wi,thhold none of its possibiIe most the entire field with remarkable plum and an apricot. It differs en- greea,ble astrihgent , taste eliminated, substance from 'the smallest area of benefits. He says that plant breed· re sults. Several a:bsolute new fruits tirely in texture, color 'and taste from plus a delightful pineapple flavor . 30il." The knowledge of this art of ing is simply the intelligent applica- have thus been created, perhaps the any other fruit. Sometimes the flesh Jelly made from it; js much like the agriculture is not only the most val· tion of a human mind in guiding the best kn olVn of which is the Primus jos yellow, again it is pink, or whit.e old·time housewives' favorite blend uable p o-ssession · for the future as it inherent life forces into useful direc- berry, develop Jd from the native Cali- '01' crimson. In looks it is like the of apple, quince and pip,eapple. In was for the past, bat is undoU!btedly tions by radically improved environ- fornian dewberry and the Siberian apricot and rip Jns with the earliest weight it averages IIIbout three-quar~ 60 for the present. The men who corn· ment, .and new"Iy combined factors in r,aspberry. The fruit is large and of the plums, carrying a fy.ll crop ters of a pound. Besides the stone­ mand the earth wilt in time , be hon- advantageous' circulllstances. rip Jns its main crop with the straw- even in localities where neither the less ,prune, that remarkable product ·ored equ.a.lly with the men who com- Every 'plant strives to adapt itself berry, long before the standard rasp· plum nor the apricot can fiour'sh. He developed from the wild ,thorny 'scrub mand the seas, for one gives life and to environment with as little demand 'berries and blackberries are ready for has introduced over twenty: varietie~ t ree bearing but a small and bitt.:!r the other .death; one deals with upon its force as possi ble a.nd still the ta.ble. The .phenomenal Himalaya of plums and prunes, and has ' contin- friut with a veI'J~ insignificant stone, p\oughs, harrows, seeds:- the other 'keep up in the race. Constantly' vary- and Pa,tagonia berries created by him ually under test many thousand pros- he has improved nearly all the oLd Complimentary with dreadnoughts, cannon and gUn-i?g ~xternal pressure ~ . which 'all are well established among .the Pl'Ofi,t-[Pective comb~nations. Som~times six st.andard varieti€s. With the 'plu~e8 Frank - My dear, I've 'long lu/d powder, . in an effort t o gain suprem- hfe IS everywhere subjected, he I 'able marketable small frUits of the or more speCIes were combmed to se- hiS efforts have been toW'3.l'd crea,tmg something on my mind. aey of the world . points ont, demands . th.&ot the inter- west. One most amazing paradox he cure some desired characteristic. It a. friut that would both ship and dry I Maude-I wish you wouldn't brag One mlifi of this continent has 80 nal force shall ·always , be rea~y to is responsible , for , ·the white black- i.s of great size as shown by th£ to p JTfection, yet be 1ioe, fresh and M, Frank.-Chicae-c News : ,/ " . " , i DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. ~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~·~~~~.~ , ~r~~~~~~~~--~ r AiM pps. is "'&9*". .. I· DAWSON AMATEUR ATHLETIC SSO IA110 , ' I '/ INCORPORATED .902 ( . ) DAWSON'S FAM I LV TH EATER Centrally The Located Amusement Corner Center Fifth Avenue of the and Klondike Que, en St. Metropolis Skating Rink, Steam, tieated Curling Rinks, Natatorium, C'lub Rooms and Theater All' Under One Mammoth Roof; Building 100 by 200 Feet. Largest Membership of Any Club in the Yukon. Home of the .DawsonCutling Club and Yu~on Rifle Association. General Sportil!g Resort. ~ .. ,_ Theater for Rent or Lease on Favorable Terms to Touring Show Companies. i Seating- Capacity 450.~unding ~team Heated. .. W ALTER C. CREAMER; Proprieto' r and Manager , .' t' , ~~.$.~~.~~1~~.~.JI~0~.0.0*"~~'.~.0.~ ~\'~~~i(!'al W '8IK: ~itE~rV-~I \ Tl;t J qiu she"I,: nd h :~2c1ijlL1r~1; -Q~~::jl ---j3~UGGENHEI .~ W~R .~~ ). j '. " . N ~ ' . A F" )· I-· r .,." .,... . . --; --"";' 1,· '; 1' 1; " I k , ;;r" _ . I . ' , , l,l ,l d to , ,,+ rk 1 five') ~ r t en , mmutes I the severl seas: ' . . . . ;1 ' ' " U a. ' i fi I Spe ' eded and 'wung to the far lands One.of the surprifles· of the last two •. .. er ' S ' 0 .' et aightening out my ngers so . ' . , ' . ' ~ Id 1 If ' I ' each by a fateful breeze, 11 years has been the maintenance ~of ~ ' ' i ~ c thou . COOk' mYld s upper . was a tralc f /. H eat eould not conquer "their cour- handsome profits by the .,G ,uggel~- . , ' ' J d B 0 e crea wou Tl ever come O U 0 d f . Id' f ~ , , .. ~ .:. . on ' . u.~n ·, e~ 'u ~q , ' I. ~wson . ,.,: my fingers from handling a pick and ag€', an r ost co,u noj; reeze. heim companies':""Amedca,n ~melting '" . ~ U. Q. shovel ten hours every day. Bonanza . . . . ... & Refining and the Guggenbeim Ex­ was paying big from discovery on I So dl? they J'I.ould. fall cIties, fash· ploration-de1!pite the cha.{ls i!1 Mex- ~~~~~~~.0~~~~~~0~ up ~ a md horn di~M6y ~~ . loo~th~r nDs ~d dOO~~ , ko ~d the pn6~ ~pres~on ~ (Fred Lockley, in Portland Jour· This was in November, 1881. I Senator J. P . Jones, J. · D. Fry, E. to the mouth. Eldorado was paying Glrdl~~ght~~e th:a~~~ans'.vl;~CkScables, mmmg. . The wides~read energies ?f . nal.)-N .. A. Fuller, who is spending "Treadwell took 2'2 sacks of samples M. Fry; Ja,mes Freeburn, John from No. 1 at its mouth up to claim P I d' . d ' d 1 ' .. the American Smeltmg company are . 40. Soon Hunker Gold Hun Do- eop e . an pasture. tIe prames, shown by the fact that of the total the , summer on the Mackenzie, grll'OJ- from different parts of the vein and Treadwell, H . L. Hill and H. H. .. ' . and tended theIr droves and 1 d d t' . th U 't 1 S took them to San Fran ;i'sco ,with Shin. For the next five years I re- mlTllOn, Quartz . and Sulphur cre3 !;~ flo cks ea pro uc Ion ID e foll ec tates staked Joe Junea and, ,Dick Harris, d' I h last 564 000 t th . ' . him . The ore milled 'so well that he mained as superintendent of th e were pro ucmg. was t ere to m ,l!, :) ' .' year-, ons- IS company the discO~llrel'S of Junea, u, AlaoK!!, . decided not to sell the claim, but TreadweU .property. In 1886 they in- another strike and soon my OPPOl'- Thus was the Empire builded, based refined 317,000 tons, and ou~" of ~he minin~ ' di~trict. In talkin;r to him to organize a company and devel 'p creased the mill from 120 stamps to tunity came. It almost seemed as . upon Fl;eedom's Chart,' total domestic output of ~ ,M4 mil- , recently he , said': , "The discowl'Y the property. H e organized t4e 240 stamps. Andy Grant, of San if I couldn't go wrong in buying lion pounds of copper, the same com- ~ cl ,aims " Thus was a story written of trade , pa , riy r-efined, .530 :q:rill ,ion pou~ds . By of rich place'r ground and ~.{ti!rn; ,' ..; Alaska Mill & Miping 'compmy, and Francisco, was the millwright. Alo,ng . and many an art, ~ , ' interested some well-to-do San Fran- in tbe. sum,mer of 1889 Treadwell 'Sold . . I And' the fame of the Sons of E'mplre, the big production of the Chile Cop- ote bodies attracted ill,m from ail . ·t J h" D 0 M'll f N ' t \' -1'1- . per company, and the increasing over the West to .the ,distn::.... Pif ul~ cis(:o Dnllll1;g. men III I . . I,lrrH!~ IS ~nterest to : . . I S O ew , •• '-• .•• • ...... t . ' . " •• ~ ..... '! dear to the" MotherJand's heart. yield of the Bra,den, in Chile also, JosAph Susara, or French Pet;l, td Fre~bor:r;r ,was selected as preSIdent rlf York . fur $1,500,000. When we had • • d tl K tt ' Al k th .,. the company~ and J . D. Fry, E. M. 240 stamps under one roof it WIlS • CALL .-OF.THE MOTHERLAND. " 10.\ " ." "I " an 1e enneco, ID as a'l e give him the name by which he wa:; F.ry, H. H. Shin and H. L. Hill the largest mill at that time in the ,. , Guggenheim corporation will become best known, was running a store in •• Over the lands and the waters I a still bigger factor in the copper Juneau in the early rush d~"s dur- were chosen as directors. They sub· world. Today they hav~ 880 stamps (By B " ernard Malcolm Ramsay, in I floated a c, larion call. ay scribed $10,000 and pUTch, ased a five- hammering away, 300 stamps being business. - Mining and Scientific ing the winter of 1880-81, Some of the Financier, London.) Brit.ain, the Mother of Heroes, sum· j: J 1 24 French Pete's Indian friends stamp mill and also began running under one roof, which is the largest Over the lands and the waters, out- moned her children all: ress, u y . brought him some samples of ore a tunnel. . single mill in the world. The mill- singing the song of the sea, "Here are the Huns at my gateway! they had picked up on Douglas "After runnlng the tunnel fOr 468 ing cost at present is about $1 a There comes to the ear of Britain Help, lest ' l fall!" island. Pete rowed over to the feet across the vein and still being ton and the ore averages about $2 a the voice of her children free- island, and, seeing there was an ex- on good ore, Treadwell realized they I ton in value. The sons who have wrought and tensive ore body there, he recorded had a wonderful property, H e went "In 1890 I retired and went to my fought for Britain and Liberty. the claim. This was in May, 1881. to San Francisco to urge the bUlld- old home town, Ha;stings, Michigan, The ore was low grade. With much , ing of a 120-stamp mill. The corn-I I inv-ested in banks, sawmills, flour­ richer ore bodies on the mainland, pany thought a 4O-stamp mill was mills, oak -timber lands and in any­ it was hard to interest anybody in large enough, but '1;readwell would thing else that myoId friends asked the Douglas island discovery. not give in, and finally had his way. me to. ' I soon. had something like a "I . met Treadwell first on the little couple of million dollars invested in " '" ,. ,. . ,. Back in the mists of t.he ages Brit- , ain was born to be blest, Cradled and rocked by the ocean lapping her island nest: Swift to the sudden summons brave Sons of the Empire sprang : "We' re coming, ' we're coming, 'l\fother I" loudly the answer rang; While the salt sea heard and echoed the song that the sol- diers sang. KENNECOTT'S RECORD FOR JUNE IMMENSE BOSTON.-The ;Kennecott Copper Corporation' s production of copper in June amounted to . approJ!;imately 9,000,000 pounds. '. The net earnings available for , divi'dends were iy. ex­ cess {)f $1,300,000, . equal to $1.16 a share. This is at the rate of $15 a share per ~num. A production as "John TreadweJl,a mining expert. steamer which we had been travel- what seemed safe and growing prop- The had come during the first rush to ing on from Sitka to Juneau. H e ositions. The hard times of 1393 the district to look the country over. asked me if I was a· mining man. I came on, aDlI lots of my boyhood sea and the stars strove to­ gether to speed her behest. And now the Sons of the Empire g· reat as 9.000,000 pounds per month He had struck' good ore in the Silver told him I had a mine, but that it friends were up against it, so I So, at her time of fructition Britain will show to the watohing is not expected to b~ maintain :'-I Bow basin and after putting in most was not much good. This made a endorsed their' paper. I hung on bor:e venturous sons; of -his money in developing it" h e hit with , Treadwell. He said: 'You I until 1897, when I found that by Boats were their bulwarks and had bottomed it-the ore had are the first man I have met up here' sacrificing everythmg I had le~t J bridges .under the thunder of world That the cause of the Mother is theirs; and ne' er shall h er flag he furled throughout the year, "but it is now believed that, the output for thl~ quarter ended August 31 will be be­ tween 25,000,000 amd 30,000,000 pounds, pinched out. H e came down to b I Juneau to take the boat for San whose mine was . not +he est one up could come out square, so I did so. I gun s; Francisco. He was thoroughly :!ip. here. They all think they have a My only comfort was tha.t lots ?f Never the sea and its. sailors Atti1a bonanza.' Treadwell was a verr ' men smarter than myself ,"ere 10 I dared with his Huns. Till the Huns from the Britain back to the hurled. gate of· far in excess of the earlier 'estimate,;. Pit are Application will soon be made to gusted with the district and had n,l likable man.. H e never drank o. r I the same boat. It. is no trouble to ' intention of ever returning, Whil~ he was waiting in Junrmu ft r the smoked, whICh was unusual lll ' make money, but It takes a smart I Fleets of envious rivals 'stl'tl.'e f, ~ Mum's the Word , Alaska. He worked hard and lived man to hold onto it. I went to San the Sea Queen's fall, The I'S boat, French Pete, who had JH'a~J advantage of a censorship . clean. He was a builder and an or- Francisco to start over again. I Pitting their pow'.)r again'st .B ~jthin. that he was a mining ")~I.)Cr~,,' came th t thereby h1 'de l'ts ganizer.' H e put me in his assay decided to go to British Ollumbia. But, ready ~d quick to the a · all army can to him and asked him t(1 exwlJl:ne office. It is not much of a trick t.o While getting ready ~ go I ran calL mistakes. Like the case , of the gen- his claim on Douglas island. Tread- f J assay for gold, ,or silver, any dub 0 across an old time Alaskan friend, Drake and Rodney and Nelson va~J- eral and Aunt emima. well refused to go. French Pete told I d S H h d 1 k , d , 'd h h d ordinary intelligence can learn. who told me confidentially that gold quished the foemen all An old lady once iedat pa. er a ar l ~c - &tOryh " an s.al e d a f When it came to building the 120 h f\d been -struck on the Yukon. He nephew and heir ordered the body 10 se 1 It as e was ID nee 0 ., ' B' h th ' T ad 11 tt' stamp mIll they had to own s no w:,de me promise not to t ell anyone. Storms came out of the heavens to sent home. ut w en e young mone 1 y , so] rde wde f we~ t~v:r th 0 , operate a sawmill to get out tlu, "I borrowed $300 of him and got fling the Armada far' I man opened the coffin to have one Doug as l~ ~h daDt oun d a 'dth e timbers so .Treadwell Pllt me' il , d The fame of the bold Du~h rovers last look at the remains, he beheld, quartz veIn a remen ous WI ' , ' '11 ' ; f' outfit and went to Dyea. I hire, . t d f h' bId A t J H h 'h d . te t ' f' charge of the sawml . , l ',,'ians to pack {lver the pa:ss A paled neath the new-born star;llDs ea 0 IS e {lve un e- owever e a no ID n IOn 0 lIl- , . . \ f I' f 11 vesting in any low grade prospects. "In F ebruany, 1885, Treadwell w .' J; V 'e . later, when the rush was on, And the blood ,of the gr~atest sea- I ml~·IHI., th~ corpse 0 a genera ID ~ French Pete tried to sell ~t to him. all run down from overwork, so 1,'\ '.! ( packing had sh{lt up to almost a lord bought the tnumph of u~l~orm. the breast oovered WIth and finally said 'I h,ave some fre .1·~:nt told me I would have to act ,, " J)":~ibitive figure. In spite of going Trafalgar. · I mlhtary medals. . in the warehou~e and I can' t gr'i :1. superintendent of the Tread,·" I! " ' ftead of t'he crowd, I did not get , The youn~ m~n WIred at once to out without paying the ' freight mine while he went down to e " I t!re. in time to get in .on the Thu. s w~re . the seas .swept su~ely . '1 Spa, ~ec . elvlll~ m a few hours the ch arges of $264. If you will pay my Francisco for , a few months. "ld floor . The best clrums on Bntrun arose III her mIght, fo~~o~mg answer: . bill for the freight I will deed , you came back to J~neau,. but lad ; "ado and Bonanza were ~ll Proffered the pledge Of. freedom to GIve ',gener al qUl.et funeraL Aunt my claim ' on Douglas island . Ttead- return almost Immediately. J' ·,d. I went to work on a claIm all she had flung m fight, J emlma . buned thIS morning with well fin ally took up the 'proposition, capita~ ha. d been taken , ~n, so tI , ~. : '3onanza at $15 a day. For And a pass to the p!!;ths of the full I?lhtar y _ hOIlors, regimental and the mine was deeded to, him., at thIS time the propnetors v, ~,: ... '. ' f ,y years I had not done hard oceans, under her_ h2'ht. band, and 21 gun salute." list Kennecott CopPer on the New York Stock Exchange. NEW YORK.-N~w YOl'k -Curb Market association ' has listed and admitted to quotation 720,000 share'! and $10,000,000 first mortgage 0 p'3r cent. convertible bonds" due in 1925, of the Kennecott , Oopper . " .,~­ poration. The st~ck is without par. Bide at Hame MacPherson, in talking to . his minister, ~ldthe reverend gentle­ man' that he was g{ling to take a trip to the Holy Land. "And whil'! I'm there," he said enthusiasticall,)', "I'll read tbe Ten OomlDandments ­ alood £rae the top of Mount Sinai:' "Nae, MacPherson," said the minis­ t er gravely; "tak' my adv;ice. Dinna dae that. Bide at hame and keep them,. " DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 1915. ~~.t.~.~~.~~~.~~~~~.~.~~.~.~~.~~.~~~.~.~.~.~.~.~~·~·~·~.~.~.~~.~ i· . ,. . I art) blended in a copper ricbness~ The sun has set. , I D .' aws . on . ' $ fByaRmE · V.oRu, w S . HmIBBERidT Itigbt DOmt , ;i~" ~o~~~~r~\:::~:::;P~::EftE ByJAMES OGLOW' ~ in the meantime let us build a roar ' ing fire, eat our lunch and chat. Incidentally the wind is a little ~~.~~~~.~~.~.~~.~~.~.~.~~~~d~~~.~~.~. Q chilly and your wraps enter into the A mystic country is here, where right, and every sonl .has a chanc. e. the will.o'-the-wisps are at play-the · c ' , d H~ve · you ever heard of the city are blossoming on every 5ide, in 'a through the intervening slopes. In sitiI~tion very acceptably. I ,- ome an see Dawson-the city ef s n-dogs by day and the ghost- , .of Dawsen, in the Yukon Territory? wonderful 'variety of coloI and Size. ·the distance you may distinctly see Someone tells us that a servdee IS What a foolish questi{)n. Everyone Side trails sometimes a,ppear in con- the huge gold dredges, as large a's to be lield at midnight. Let us go! knows of the city .of geld-fame. But fusing numbers, but one is assured any in the world, each costing in . A number of the Dawson clergymen have you ,ever heard of the Mid- that all roads lead to the "dome," the neighborhood . .of 'half a milli{)n and the missionary from up the night Dome? No? Then we will and continue with confidence along dollars, now plowing their way along river and about 60 others ,assemble tell y.on about it. that one which appears to be most the river bottom. There, a mile about one of .the bonfires. -A good \ ~ Yukon . Territory is a land of trodd2 1l. . . from Dawson, Bonanza. creek runs part of the number ,are tourists en- dream at night: northern lights, they ' romance, the city of which Robert have named the pale Slpecters that W. Service writes : mountains,and Dawson is located It . is 10 o'clock when you arrive I into the Klondike and on this creek joying the 'llovelties ~ of · the Land of in typical- . Yuko1J, ' surroundings. at the summit. The nature of the too are the ponderous dredges. With the Midnight Sun·. Heart.y singing Hills .are to be seen on All sides, actual dome harmonizes with its the magic words 9£ Dawson, Klon- of the old stand-by 'hymns, reading lying close, except for the pass.ages name, stan'iing like a huge choco- dike and Bonanza in your mind and of a part of the Sermon on the through which the rivers flow. Ris· late drop and absolutely bare of the realities lying ranged beneath Mount, appropriate prayer and a ing immedia,tely at the rear of the i trees or shrubbery. On the tip-tJp your feet, you voyage backawrds to couple of short addresses accord well city i·s the steep slO'pe of the "Mid- point is stationed a Bag-pole and the days 01 '98, when the' pioneers with the situation constituting the night Dome~" In fact, part of the from it Boats out the folds ' of an rafted down the river, packing their serVii.ce.-~ Surdy no more appropriate :Slope is included in the city sur- ample-sized Union Jack, one being burdens up those unor~anized ~d time for ;eligious promp~ing.s than w:ey~. When you are sailring down I placed there annually by two of our unroaded cleeks, laboJ1lI1~ \~eanly under God '8 heavens at mldmght on . :the river from Whitehorse you will loyal citizens on the twenty-first of , but. hopefully for the realizatLOn of the twe?t:(-first of June ; afLd no be notUiied of the nearness to Daw- March and remaining there until' theIr dream8~ more stlrnng thoughts than those SOD by theappeafance of this hill the winds blow lit to pieces. Changing the direction of your which , a, re au~omatically suggested by :w'ising 1,75(} feet above bhe riVerj Naturally you add your name to vision to ,8, slightly different quarter the surroundmgs. flit here and there in the sky. And the red midnight 'sun doubles back on his track, when the year-Vide is full', in this land where the sunlight and shadow , are wed. / A strange land it is, filled with contrast ' and charm~ From th~ fur frozen seas it sweeps sOllth, many leagues, to ' the warm westward isle, where the breath of the breeze from J a.pan fills the , aiI'. Starting 'from Sea,ttle Or Vancouver, busy towns spring to life where restless human beings dig and scramble for gold; and the r.oar of blasts and din of noisy mills shatters the air, rnght and day. Great peaks lift their pal­ lid . faces against skies so blue that it· 'seems all the color in the world must have been spilled there; painted hills of the Yukon rise, like rainbows: or the SOft, heavy greens of tha coast slopes, with their filmy mist~mantles and r,atin.;pearls~ level and made particul.arly. pro~i- the. long list of visitors found in the you are m~t by the endless bill~\~s Then ~ou sit about the. fire and lD.eJIlt by the huge scar cut mto Its regIster kept theref or the purpose. of mountallls and valleys~ That talk; wlth the conversatLOn often bosom, the scar known as "The That done, you draw a deep breath strip cut in the nearby hill appear- broken by the exclamation, "Isn't Slide," aIlld legend states that under of the purest ozone and then look l ing asa slashing or a wagon road, it beautiful?" even though the re· that mass of rock and 'soil wa, s around you. And what a vision. At but absoltuely straight and entirely mark violates the standard;; of strict . . h 'll d h 11 . tl ..: t'~ Strange ice l:iverg are here, and . ' b uried a. yiILage of Indians, years your feet lies the city of Dawson ~~ormg. !, s an ~ ows, I S . le eUlque ""'~ · ;an d y~ars ago~ with its checkered, streets and ro- power-hn .e over wl1lch IS earned What is that faint glow off there quaint Indian villages tucked away th 1 t t f th T I ill tlle coves; weird totems rich This .h,il~ r~ceives the" appellation mantic career and roofs. so largely le e ~c nc curren rO IT! e we ".e- to the north, near the place where ' ',of the MIdnIght Dome because of covered with corrugated lron. There mile Ilver to run the dredges ~ StIll he sun set a .short tillle ago? Why, b~.~kets, old .oar~ings in ivory and '1 ~ . ·t ~ - . ' f " Ih . t th h" r the . slate-crude gropmgs toward art by '~he m 1 an):, pi gIlmageh~ to 1~~ sutmmthl too, lS the waterfront, and bed. up Our' l ~r , a~!lms f e tl OlR17. o ,on k , les o n- that. I S the first herald . of the r.e- a primitive race. Strong and vast is '''-Iy t le sun wors rppers a e to the docks are the Yukon flver gl Vle range 0 le C Y m u turmng sun~ The colors grow 1U I ~ . midnight of the longest days. Be- packets and many 'smaller craft. A taill's, with its summit always snow- depth, and all that · part of the j th~L land, and free a.nd .unt9.~.ed, ling so near to ,the town it is easily cable ferry is crossing the river with covered and now Wiith just enough heavens is rad~ant, . ever-changing, tl;~ .th\ pul~e of fresh hfe msmg · accessible and ·offers a splendid op- its pas'sengers, the J.ast trip for the vapor ~angi~g above and around to resplendent with vibrating glory~ 11"'r Ill, I S vems. .. . :'POrtunlity to gaze upon the sunset night. Beyond are hills, hills, hills, create lmposmg grandeur. Then the. upper rim of the day-star Newest of all tne corners or the · :a~d sunrise so nearly touching the the home of the. grouse and ptarmi- But .again the scene is chan~ed as I appears and the light ojitreams about ~ontment, last of the bor~ers ' to be !:Jmdnught hour. gan A nd the carIbou. we swmg about m the completLOIl of you. Another day has come. Surely ~ubdued-the ~cene of actLO? for ~o-. .on the evening of the twenty-first Look to the south and trace back our circle. There lies the downward the heavens dedare the glory of God~ da,y. Yet an?lent. ~n.d ),uamt, WIth . .of June, the longest day of the year, the course of the Yukon river , a strip course of the Yukon, B9wing through I Shall you take one more glance to an old-wor.ld. clvlhzabon, tran s­ .;small groups IIjay be seen ascending of brightness lying among the hills fro\vning pa.lisades, then out in the see the surrounding world in I ,he planted on lts ,shores .a, , century and t.he hill from Rawson by the various now slig.btly shadowed in the mystic- flatter lands; and continuing in 'ac- I light of the rising 'sun, before be- a half ago, fro~. the days when Bar­ :trails. So. !i{e. but very few, will at- ism of the evening. How lit laugh- cordance with its previous reputa· grinning the descent? A beautiful a~of" was the ltttle qzar of the Pa-, ltemptthe footpaths leading up ' the ingly cuts off the islands .and the tion of bending and winding in the world indeed. God's in His heaven, clfic ; when the bells of the · old . :steepest pa~t of the slope, while the bars from communication with he effort to find the path of least ~e-! and although all is not right in the Califor,nia mis: ions were cast in the zgreater !lumber will seek the ea"ier mainland. H ow it winds and twists sistance. I world yet we feel that some day it foundrIes of Sltk~, and Rus61~n feet ~rades--of the switchbacks and the and turns. We are told that about Now lift your eyes. It is 10 :451 will be ~ danced to Rus~l,an music ID the· ascent of the gentler slopes. You one-quarter of the length of the o'clock. The sun is sinking ill a castle on th hl1 . will do well to allow yourself an river is consumed in its own wind- lil.l.e direct with the river and behind Huhl • Have yo seen this strange land? ,. bour and .one-half for the jaunt to in2s. those saw-toothed hills. Light clouds "r warned you Jlot to take chance.. If not, yo ~ are missing the treat of .the summit; ,and you may be sure What river is that flowing into the , are there in £ufficient quantity - to with y{)ur money 'at the race track, a lifeti'me ~ Come and see t.he · £am­ that this will. not be time thrown Yukon\.just on the edge of the town? catch and reflect the radiancy of his didn't I?" exclaimed the Old Fogy~ ous go!d- .bor~ camp of Klondike . • aw/l-yas a . drudgery . . The trail will The Klondike, to be , sure. Your departure and retain that beautiful " I -'didn't take any chances with Grasp the hand and feel the flesh :tead you \through beautiful shrub-· mind is able to map out the course , after-glow Hi.at with unexcelled- and it," argued the Wise Guy. "I lost it of the real Sourdoughs. Come where lbery of poplar with a few spruce of the stream by connecting up the unpaintable rose-tints illuminates all on sure things. "-Cincinnati In- all is sunshine and prolnise, a..n,d , Df fir interlllPersed. · The wild flowers glimpses allowed here and there th~ heavens. Gradually the colors quirer. every man is a man in his own From the . heart of the Frozen Twi­ light the strong land spake her sons; "Long are my valleys silent-s~k them, yc , fearless ones; H aste, oh men of my . measure ! Richly the trea, sure rUIl!s." Then up river and valley streamed the host of the brave; Then with on-rush and rally flooded the human wave. N'evel"-a-one was weakling; fiercely they t.ook and gave. . Ripped they the ' creeks asunder, routed hardship and pain; Then down-laden with plunder, weary from stress and stralin, Sick to death of the battle, came into camp a~ain. There on the flat by th e Yukon, ringed by inviOlate snows, Care-free and comely to look on, gold-born the city a, rose, City 'Jf home~ 2nd hearth-fires the heart of. the Northman knows . He Far ;;pends of the vaJley'g tr~asure in all the ports 0" the. sea; in the chase of pleasure he ranges eager llnd free ; aye to the Gold-born City the love of his heart must be. Cil,y th, e sun rejoices, skies of mid­ night aglow, Babble of childish voices, gardens where poppies blow" Cabins with curtained windows, snugly nestling low . Yea, though the stress be over, the Land hath its treasure still. ' Dream ~ of it, world-wide rover, th e old town Under the hill ; Blue at its feet the river, skies o:Pa- ' lescent above. Homes and gardens and children, peace and plenty and love. It requires a lot of ~agnetism ID get things coming our way ~ DAWSON DAILY N~WS, TUESDAY, AUG':'STI7, 191E. DAWSONElECIRIG liGHT 6 POWER CO., lID. REMEMBER THE DARK. DAYS ARE COMING '. .1 . . . " ! '/ "" . , We Have All E· LECTRIC FITTI'NGS at Reasonable 'Prices Lamps, Cookers, Kettles, Irons ., Open 9 A. M. tQ5 P. M. Saturdays, 9A. M. to I 'P. ~. N. C: BUILDING, King Stree, t • l;· ,. • • which was 89 above in the shade .. 1 June 8 ....... ,.,.. ..... ... . 69 44 1912 ... ....... 52.7 61.1 56,3 ever ready to give ,advice ' to' new • In th;e match between "The Civ'il. ••••••• ., .••••••••• . mer, 1915, was that of July 27,1 June 7 . .' . .•. . ,. ~ .. .. , .. ' ...... 63 38 1 1913 57.3 59.4 5!U The captain, George Brimston, is who know how WIll win. • YUKON 'S GLORIOUS • That is the highest telnperatrue eveT June 9......... .. . . .. . . " 76 45 1911 . . ..... . .. 57.6 62.4 53.7 lllemJ)ers and keep up the enthu- Service" and liThe ' Remainder of I~ · .. SUMMER WEATHER. recorded in Dawson. June 10 ........ . ". ,",. ,., 73 40 1 1910 .. , . . ' , .. , 59 62.4 51.97 siasm in the club. th e 'Club" held on Saturday. after- l .. • Daily Readings June 11.,., ."" .. , •. " . . . , 72 , 40 1909 .,' ',""" 58,3 61.7 54,{ At the end of last season it was noon the ,Remainder, s: won y the ,/ • (By Cb'arles I'ayson, Domin~on. The higbest and lowest daily tern· June 12""."" ... .. ... ,,' 69 4711908 ' .. " .. ". . 59.4 59,7 50,3 ' decided _ to pay over to the Oanadian small margin of one point. The siJi: • . Meteorological Observel'.) • peratures at Dawson ,for the summer I June 13 ... " " . , .. , .. . ,.". 69 5111907 .,.,. " ", 59.4 60,7 56,5 Patriotic Fund the prizes won in highest scores counted. Owing to a All instruments u sed at Dawson of 1915 are a's follows; June 14 . . , . . . . ". " ", . . ", 71 45 : 1906 " """" 62.3 61.1 55.3 the last Labor Day match by the heavy wind the scores were no· t UJ) for recording the temperature are of Maxi- Mini· June 15" " .. " . . ,., ... . . ,. 58 50! 1905 . . ... . , .. , 60 60.4' 55,5 members, A sum of $175 was turned to the average. G. A, J eckel!, with the highest grade, Fahrenh.eit, fur- mum, mum, J une 16"." ............ ,," 62 43 1 - --- ---- into the fund as the result. 91, was ,high man for the day. TJ;1e nished by the DOU1inion governm ent June ' 1, . "" " . . , .. , .. ",·, 72 42 J UHa 17., . , .. ,", ....... . , ' ~3 43 i ••••••••••• , . • •• The number of club members . in scores are as follows: . ; a.t Ottawa, and frequently tested, June 2 ...... . . . . ". "",, .. 67 36 ,Jun e 18"" ..... ,, ", : . . ,,' 63 41,. YUKON RIFLE ASSOCIATION. good standing this year' is twerity- Civil Service D,aily reports are telegraphed from June 3... . .... .. .... ... ..... 7639 !~ 1 ~~~: 19 ."",. , . . " ,.", . " 63 41 1 • • four, fifteen of whom possess their G. A. J eckeU .. .' ..... . ....... , ... . 91 . Dawson tu Ottawa the yea.r round, June 4" " " . ",.,.,.··"" 20, ... ... " . .. , " , . . , ' 70 46 , . (By F, C. 0, Edwa ds.) • own private Ross rifles of the latest J. Murphy .,,, .. ... ... , .. : ... . . ... 85 The highest temperature recorded June 5"" .... "" .. "" ... 81 40 June 21"."" .. " .. " . . ", 72 43 1 1 The Yukon Rifle as'sociatlOn is pattern, G, Cale ... , " ',., . ... ,. , ...... , . ,.,., 84 t D d · th t J 6' 64 49 June 22 ........... .. " .... 74 50 S" G E' M k ' 8' 4 a awson upng e presen sum- une ", . . ,., ... . ," , .. ,. , June 23 .. ",., . . "" ,. " ". 80 52 i ,thriving, Last year Whitehorse was mce the European war broRe out ' . ac enz~e .. , .. _.', . . . , .. , June 24 ... . .' .. .. .. " .. .. ,,, 85 53.' brought .. into the association and the club h as lost four of its active G, Bl'imston ." .... ". " .. .. , ,, , .. , 77 t-··- T -- H -·-- o ·-·S- · ·-·-.. -·-M··~··-·-I ··-L- ··-N·-·-·E-·-··-'·l · ~~~: ;~:::::::: : : ~ : :: : : :: : : ~~ :~ 1 E~~vi~~~ r:~~~ :y St~~Piov~~'n~~~~Ufoi~ ~n~I~~terIiObe~t F~~re~C!iJ\a!~:el~ A, A McMi llan .. ",. ,' ,., . ,. , " If) ' ! • I' !. June 28:"" .. "" ... " .. " 79 52 ! practice, p,urposes, Scrgeant Mc- MacKinnon, These .nembers are Total. " . . " . " " .. . " " . " .. . ; . .4H7 .! , Jun e 29" .: " " ,., .", .... , 73 54 Laughhn, of the R. N, W, M, P :, now serving with the colon; in dif- Remainders i ' , • Jun e 30 ..... , .. .. . ,"', . . . . 77 47 took a very activc interest in the ferent part~ of the Empire and will Sergt, L. l\IIcLaughlin . . "",. , , " 85 'i ' : July 1"",.,., . . ".... .. . 75 46 team and some good results were no doubt be able to give a good aC- ' 1 J, F, l\IIacle, nnan "" .. "."""" 8~ -t ! July 2 " ", .. """ ." ,. , .. 88 450btamed. H e S ll1CC lHl S been trans- count ()f themselves. B, J , Stangroom ., . " " , .. ,.",. ,.83 : 1 Art.- t:!t 1· c i July 3, .. "." ... . " ..... " .79 54 ferred to D awson and has become a 1 While the 1915 season has been F, C, 0, Edwards " .. " ....... ; '" 83 i ,;:;, i .Tuly 4, .. " .. , .. , ." . . "" , 78 . 56 valuablc addition to the club here. somewhat quieter, on accoun t of the C. D. Hart . ... . . ,., .. . """,.,, .. 83 · t t Jul y 5" ". " . " ". . 83 55 , D The pr,esident for th e year is O. war, than pre,vious years, the keen- i G, E . Marshal! " .... . , ... .. ... , . . 79 ' 1 Wall Paper I1 J~i~ L:':::::::,,:::,,'" ~~ ~~ i !~~\~~:~~~~;:~e:::, fi:~~~ c~:s~e~~~~ ~~:~;~:~2~~~~!~~:~~~~~~~~~,~~~ r~~ l Total " .... " . .. .. . ",. " "' ; .. 49B . 1 i ,T uly 9. , . , , . , . . , . . , . , . . 80 45 ! , w,mnll~g la~t ~ea:· th.e DOmInIOn is earnestly ~loperl tl~~t they will I Till:'. can opener is ~etting to ;)e i + , July 10 .. . ,., ... , .. "".,. , 83 46 ' tlOph;y, a Sllvel~alvel , offered to t ake the adVIce of held Marshal the d uef cookmg uten SI l of too numl' t Superior Pai nts : Jul y 11 .... . .. .. . . " ..... . . '86 46 ; ihe club. R obel'ts and learn to ,shoot, as those \~omen .-Bachelol' . '. • J u I v 12 ... .. ... .. ... " .. ", 86 50 ! . ... . ... . / i . ~ __ i . and Varnishes ! ~~;~ lL ~ ll ir""""~n.~" •••• nnnn •• "."n""'1 1 ! .Jul y 16 .. .. . ". . .. ....... 69 46 ;. " " .! t Jul y 17 .. .... .. " ... . " .. . : 70 44: . " '.~ HUNDREOS OF DESIGNS AND PATTERNS TO CHOOSE FROM i.' ,July 18 .. " .. " ....... " ... 77 41 itlt 1 :rELEPHONE 81 ~W : ~~t~ ~~:::::: : : : : :: :::::::: ~~ :~ :t" Qua . Iity ' First===Not Cheapness ~ i .-1 J ul" 21. ..... .. ... .. ,,'" 83 48 IN!) :~-~.~-= .. --.~~~.----.-.-.~.-==: ~~;t !L : : ~ ~ it ~hould Be Your First Demand of Your Oruggist : , July 25 ........ " .... .. " .. 73 54:. " I The rrospector Hotel ~~ir E·. ·· E ~ I ·E REASONS WHY THE MAJ~~':;ED~I:~DU;HE BALANCE SHOULD ! l ' July 31)" ", .. • • ,', . .. , .". 82 51. We have the largest and best selected stock of Patents and Sundries. " · t Bvery Modern Convenience I July 31, .. ...... " ........ . 70 56 . We have the large t and best selected stock of Dispensing Medicines. ... 1 Allgust 1 .. " . .. . .. . " ... .... 66 49 1 . We have put up more Prescriptio AS than all other stores. .,. i Rates Reasonable I August 2",., .. " .. . " ,-"" 60 6 ." 50 1 1 We sell as cheap as others, quality considered. " :. August 3" , ." .. . . . ,'. , . " . , 43 1 We deliver goods to all parts of the city. • . , i.:. I August 4" .. , .. . • , . , .. ,", . i9 52 Special for coming week, Brushes, Brushes, Brushes, and More Brushes. .. I August 5" .. """"" .. , ., 63 48 1 i9 ! August 6 .... . ..... " .... ,,' 68 . 51 1 WE SHOULD WORRY " :t Finest Wines, Liquors and Cigars : I ~~:~:! ~::::: : :: : : : :::::: ~: ~~ :~ i= Our Extreme Modesty Restrains Us From Saying More ," t 11~~~:! ~o::::~:::::::::::: : ;: :~. Yours for Quality First , '; T OM P ' I Record for Eleven Years" Red Cross DruO" Store GI·bson Bro~. " · EO. S R ' , rope The average temperatures at Daw· " ' ''' . ~ • ~ t I SOIl cove ring the months of June, " " '"t First Ave., at the Ferry Tower. P. O . . Box 434 I ;~~en~~:ar~";e~'~t. duri, n g t he last t • ; Telephone 5- Y . Juue. Jul y. August, " . ' , , . " l.~ _. . .. _._ ... _._._._ ... _._._ .. _._._,._ . . ___ . __ -. 1 ~:~~ ::::::: ::: ~::~ ~;.3 58 " ........................ " .................. ,: ,.- . r'~ .... ~. ! ! , I DAWSON DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY, AUGUST .17, , 1915. - Hart, Schallner & Marx Cf!LOTHING $25.00, $35.00, $40.00 For the PARTICULAR MAN, SUITS MADE TO ORDER BY HART, SCHAFFNER & MARX. Our selection of patterns is extremely wide. Contains everything from the newest novelty to the plainest worsted, made up in any style desired We Can Fit You, Whether You Are Stout, Slim or Medium FOR the BOYS We Carry Suits at $4.00 to $8.00 Built Pant.s, Flannel and Khaki Shirts, Tennis Shoes, Leather Shoes, Underwear and Sweaters at REASONABLE PRICES The Most Complete L'ine of SHOES Will Be Found Here FLORSHEIM, JOHNSON & MURPHY and CONNOLLY SHOES, in Oxfords, lace and button, new English last, cloth tops, tan and black NAPATAN, CUTTER PACKS, ' FELDER, CHIPPEWA and LECKIE SHOES FOR WET WORK . . . ~ . . / IVIAX KRAUSE The Home of Hart, Schaffne~ & Marx Clothing can be seen radiating in the foul' directions, some down, the Klondike watershed, and some down the In­ dian river watershed. · The II1Hin rO . ld then continues down Green gulch to Sulphlll' creek, a.ncl down Sulphur to Granville. Frolll Hunkcr sUlIlm~t the main road by th f' Sulphur ;:Ol}f! and the Dominion route form a loop, and the travoler can have his choi~e of traveling either direction ;II'd coming back to the point of begi fi­ ning on the summit. Or in going around via King Solomon dome '.he tray-eler can take the roads clr· oppi'lg down Quartz creek to Indian riv2r , or down upper HonlOnza to Grand Forks, and return to Dawson ly either of those road s, along faUlJus go Id creek s. .... _ ........ _ .. _ .. _ ... _ . . _ .. _ . ..-..._ ... _ .•. -. t i ! i ! i f • i i I .. i , ! I I Whenonth e Hunker summitor';:t i Solomon dome Or vicini ty one ~ecs . the maje·stic Rocky mountain range i to the northward, and in every I)th~r I direction innumerable high rolling I • hllli. t I f Just Arrived The auto trip up Bona,uza creek ! f!'Om Daws{)n leads past tailing pi] 'S i fmm dredges that fill most of ' .118 i valley. The first and most inte l'es~- f 100-Piece f ing hill is Lovett, where the hy-! . ; draulic works of the Yukon Gold, ! 0 INN i ~~~~l~~~ ~fIIS\~~I~~~ b~;~v~f~:mi~e, n~~:~ t [R S [TS t the gIants whIch are teanng out the f . J channels. Gulches off B{)nanza are UN EW M I KADO" gravels hundreds of feet in width, I"' J making huge slices in the ancient I : ~::::::====::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::=::::::~=~~~~~~~~~~~~_~:ruli~ ~fu ~il~~ md ~ ro~~ Gold and Whih Des~n are pi ling over the main valley in . I T "TOGO" itlL!!!!L!i!: huge masses. The auto winds in , North Fork will extend much and about the hills and tributary' .1 Floral' Design re: ~fifi~~tifi~fiPfi~~fifi.~.~fi.~.~.~fifi.~.~.~fi.~filH ~fi~. . . ~ ~ . I K/endike's Hundreds of Miles of Roads-- i . i Wonderful Auto Scenic Route i . . , ~ ~M~""~~~~~~fi.~.~~~fill0fill0. Hundreds of miles of fine roads' ways for the ' modern vehicles. The I From Dawson to Quartz creek and for autom{)biling-that is what the roads were . constructed primarily Indi an river, 58 1-2 miles round trip. visitor to Dawson may be ·surprised with the idea {)f service to the fun- From Dawson to North F{)rk of to find 'about Dawson , but the roads damental industry, but are being Klondike, 52 miles round trip. .are here' and are becoming lamous used now largely for sight-seeing The three foregoing routes cover for motoring routes, Strangers may routes for tourists as well as for the. three main outJ.ets from the city, ma~vel . at the fact that this remote local parties, and the scenic charm .and each has branch roads which section of the continent has such is so peculiarly different from that may be traveled with [IS' much ease roatls, but when it is considered this' of other sections and so va'ried as to as the main roads, thus adding a is ' the . richest of gold producing make the auto trips out from Daw- great man y' miles of by-way and ~amps 0'1 . the world, and that hun- son among the singularly attradive. divergent travel. Those wishing lr~q:s. of · thousands of dollars have The most traveled routes by auto shorter runs from the city can make been sI)ent ' the last fifteen years in are: them of any length on imy of the tO~eny:lg the highways for traffic for From Dawson to Granville, 54 three main lines, arid find every foot tliej miners, it readily will be seen miles, via DDminion cr€ek, and re- of the distance full of picturesque thr-'t' theie. is no. thing illogical in turn via Sulphur creek, making a and historic interest. Eventually _ -Y;:Jukon having such splendid high- circuit ()f 108 miles. the roads . out via Indian river and tI ' . f ~ I '\I '" ', ] . ,.i., ,.. farther. The government has {)pened gulches, now viewing dredges wOl'k- "WELLINGTON" the North Fork route this season so ing below in the main valley, now t Sprig or Clover Leaf that quite a number travel well be- pas' sing hydraulic giants on variouci .i' J yond in autos, and the Indian river hills, giants fed by the same l 'lrge " route may be found suitable by an- ditch from Twelvemile. i 8AR GOODS other season fo r constant auto use At Grand Forks, once, a busy T as far as Black Hills. The overland town, opposite Gold hill, the Ee:N I, road to . Whitehorse now ex.tends over remaining places of busin~ss are ;0,' -, that route, but has been little used the service of the dredge and hy- t STONE BEER MUGS by. motorists. draulic men and the travelers_ He.'e -, The most common short runs from the road branches, the upper stretch BAR GLASSES OF ALL SIZES t .. Dawson are to Bear creek: seven leading along upper Bonanza to the I BAR SUNDRIES f miles out, or {)ll to Gold Bottom, 18 YUk'on Gold company~s dredge wot:k- , J miles ; or up' Bonanza to Grand ing in N. A. T. & T. ground; 'then J. UNEWPORT". DI' SHES . ,,' Forks, 15 miles. past many famous old gulches and The first mile out takes the car hills, thtmto the great" impounding -1- . through the first stretch of the fam- da.m of th lj Yukon Gold, where I FOR HOTELS AN D ROAD 'ous Klondike valley. Here, where water is caught for auxiliary to t,he HOUSES the adventurous pr{)speetors of . early company's main ." ditch hydraulic days ' in Klondike walked Over the operations. The road then leads up t -' soft, mucky surface on a trail in to the Solomon dome. 'Paralleling ~ SI LK HOODS FOR LADY ' the ·center of the valley, the condi- this road from Daws· on to the D0,Tle t AUTO RIDERS tions are vastly changed , The fine are the tracks of the Klondike: ' broad road now wends about the Mines Railway company. I i PYRAMID DESK PINS FOR I bluff, and the center is heaped 25 The road, branching from the OFFICE USE ' feet above the original surface with Forks up Eldorado, leads up thatl t the glaring piles of barren rocks, the famous creek past most of the : ieh .t tailings from the giant r1redgf's claims, in view of one Yukon \,old which have eaten their way . through dredge, now in the twenties, t'lp.I1Ce 1 , the valley. All about the mouth of leaps the hill to Quartz creek, wiJe:'e i Bonanza creek and surrounding Ogil- individual m.ililing operations con-! Men's SllIt pglalHS'" Men's $llk NlghlShlr.IS I ,g ', , . I v~e bridge the same \ high faping t}uue, and where the Treadgold COffi- { ~ . plies are found , and the car wf,t'irls pany 'has ' st~ed miles -of ground . i{t .: the' ftaveler l, wen beyqnd ! l:J,~S 'oJ;e by hydraulic J\ireparatory io;' working, f 1 \ breaki, ng into the ol)en valley O { I the with its' n'ew '~ucket line e 'hwators. ' • , ' , ·f • I / EX'pressing and Draying Piano Moving a Specialty I . Special Trucks for This -Purpose. Reasonable Rates DRY WOOD IN ANY ' LENGTH For Prompt Service and Attention, Call, PHONE 93 OFFICE: THIRD AVENUE POSTOFFICE BOX 324 DAWSON YUKON TY, THE QUALITY STORE Buy Your GROCERIES and PROVISIONS the benefit of the atthe CASH STORE and get LOWEST PRICES and the best goods obtainable. See Our Assortment of TRl) BLU BISCUITS Both Fancy' and Plain. The Best in the Market. E .. SCt-llNK ........................................................................... '*~~ .... way up the Klondike across the At the mouth \ of Qmutz the road I ' ~ Boyle concession. T~is. concession, ~trikes Indian ]'i~er. Autos also fiwl LaAles' S 'IIH SC I extending eight mil· es from the It good a f~w mIles beyond, to Mon- t .. . ar s, mouth of · Bonanza up to the mouth tana creek, " md it is said it would i ' of HUl1ker creek, formerly was one Not require a great expenditure , in i dense forest . Now th e timber is cut the future to open the highway up t away entirely, and even miles of the Indian I'ivf'l' past Eureka , t.o Gl'an- I valley denuded of the under brush, ville, thus affording anotnel' loop to I i the preliminary to operations with the belt line series out. of Dawson . I' I the dredges, which graduall y arc Along the Klonclil,e auto-belt line .' working theil' way il. 1ong the valley. routes are ·numerous hotel '. Each ' Ladles' Silk Ilmonas and JaCkelS Miles of dredge tailing piles are one has its own greenhouses, gal'- i passed on the way to Bear creek, d I' • fancg Silk Bans anA and along Hunker miles of dredge ens, Ive poultry, , pigs, cows and , 'UI II,.~ U Q tailings again are passed, mingled other auxiliaries £01' furnishing the i. patrons with all the luxuries . of the 1 Uo~e I with the tailings thrown out · in eaq'ly t able. Meals as fine as to be found I t CJ I days by thc first individual {)pera- . in any land invariably are served i tors, and those washed down in late by thc creek hostelr~es. In the -I years by the large hydraulic plants greenhouses and gardens grow the I on the Hunk'er hills. One historic finest · of lettuce, tomatoes, cauli- ! I · center of great contention in early fiowen, turnips, peas and other. vege-I ' days whi ch is now turned topsy bl • ta es. Fine large rooms are pro- , turvy by the dredges is the Ander- vided fo r guests who wish to stay I ' i son concession, w.her~ th~ dredges over night, with coziest of sitting ~ ate the bowels out of the old ground, rooms and offices, and invariably a '" and tUJ'.ned up the gravels. The piano and a phonograph with classici i dredges still continue their insatiate I . . I H anc popular music. At the Hunker t Pongee or China Silk bg Ihe Yurf i JAPANfSf : (. gnawmg a ong various parts of un- Summit a fine large dance pavilion 1 ker, each prcceded with large steam is arranged in t.he basement. Other i thawing p lants, employing man y hotels also have dancing space, and t men on the gr{)uncl and keeping I T t le comfort of travelerson the route t others busy in the hills getting wood i:5 looked to at all times. Going downl ~ for the thawmg. The dredges are Dominion the hotels include those of ! drIven by hydm-electnc power con-I Geol'ge MUITny, at 33 below lower _ S. KAWAKAMI veyed o\'cr the lulls ami thl'uu g :, discovery; J achiarn Granger's, at Ii~. I ' the vdllcys on pole lInes whIch fiIst j Pari s, where also is Bob Rusk's big Second Avenue cut acr.oss country and then , follow store and hay farm; Jean Vaniu, I thH maIn roads. An lp.terestIng new I proprietor of the J ensen roadhouse; .... _ .• ,-•. _ •. _ •. - •. _ .• ,-.-.• - .• ,--•. -+ operatIon on lower Hun~er If t.~l}'t \V. M. Marshall, on 12B, mouth of where the Boyle pumpmg statIOn Gold Run ' Andv Taddie between has just been ~nished, and lifts .a Gold Run 'and Granville; 'and John huge stream of water by electriC McGrath, at Will L' H eureux's old energy from t~e Rock creek dItch to stand at Granville. On Sulphur are Dago hIll, wnen :e It is c.onveyed · Mike Seic1lmeir at 32 below' and . around the hills to a point above Frarrk Rohrbed~, at 2 below. ' La·st Chance, wh~re It shoots dowll Mr. Gr:wger, in addition to the the 11111 .1~,to five large hy.draullc usual accommodations, gardens and giants, whICh are teanngout the the like, has a wonderful cold shaft golden gravels. storage scheme. The gr{)und bei~ Gomg up HU1~ker. the [,oad finally frozen below the depth. of two feet ascends the hill at the extreme in summer as well as winter he uJ; per end of th: valley, a, steady sank a shaft 28 feet deep, and 'then chmb . of f?ur mIles, b~t t.he autos ran a tunnel back 12 feet. At the take It WIthout . . a heSItation, and back end a pipe several inches .in ••••••••••••••• • • • AUTOS IN DAWSON • • •• Dawson has issued licenses for 49' motor vehieles, of which 40 are nuto­ mobiles, and the remainder heavy motor trucks and motorcycles . The au{os used in Dawwn include stand­ ard makes of various sizes and styles, ranging from the two-pass­ ger run about to the eight cylinder seven-passenger touring car. The · city has two public and several pri­ vate garages . . some {)f th: larger cars bowl ~p at diameter was inserted to give circu- 15 to 2 ! mIles an .hour. OppOSIte IS laLion . In the back of the drift or •••••••••••• ' •••• . • the. traIl . where ~lOneers tugged up tunnel the eternal frosts keep th.e • • theIr loads . on sleighs. At the Hun- temperature so low that meats frozen. FARMS IN YUKON • ker 'summlt the road fork s. One in the winter and put there never • branch leads over to Allgold, whe1' ~ th th h th M • . ill'd 1 . k ' d aw roug e summer. r. Yukon Territory has many thou&- 1I1h VI ~a d ~mers are. wor mg, an Granger last winter put in a fine I ands of dollars invested in fine ~ ere d re .gln g th opelratlO~s mafy Ff191- supply of frozen beef, pork and other modern fox farms with hundreds of OW'k a~ .In . : \Ire~~ond'o T at. fresh meats, which he ' has on hand thousands of doll~rs' worth of black cree cl oWI~gf m 0 i ~e H onklke. he for use when needed. Ice also is, silver and other foxes in c3\Ptivity' se~;n t ]'oa . romd.l ~ I udn er 8um- kept in thi'11 subterranean cold stor- Two fox farms are located at White:. m~ . urns klmmed Iatle y own 00- age plant. Several others on the horse three at Carcross one at millIOn cree an fo lows that fam- k th f I f f . ' , Id t· cree S U SI'. e rozen S la t or theIr Tagish one at Swede creek one on o~~ go t ~~eam I~~ iU:I GlellldgthR ' 27 refrigerator purpDses, but Mr. Gr,an- Dawso~ hill, one at West ' Dawson mG I es, '11. 0 e d · mSou l I 0 TOh ~n , ger has an exceptionally large and one at Hootalinqua one on th~ ranvI I'. an u p 1ur e thl r rl sue f I ' . branch from Bunker ~ummit lerc;1R cess u one. Klondike,. one at Rampart House, around the ridge to King, SolomlJil As a general thing, the man who and one III Kluane. dome. It mile or so, whence all t!w doesn't believe I'll "j'ndl' scrl'ml'nate - --- ------ Life is mostly a joke to the girl . fa rrlou :-; Klond ike go ld bearing C T20ks charity" doesn't eng~ge in a.ny kind. wi th dimples and ,perfect teeth. , , ( ',. i, I ) : I~ \ ' \. }} \ Il l. \t , , !,,~ t'. .. I, \ • J ),' \, I J ,' , I I ) , ~ ), : 'r ,I , , I I, . ( , )"1 T he Hotel Home of Luxury of the Golden North Equipped \Vith Every Modern Facility 'for the COlnfort and Convenience of Guests HALF A BLOCK FROM ALL STEAMER LANDINGS-THE LARGEST AND MOST SPACIOUS AND . ELEGANTLY FURNISHED HOTEL INTHE NORTH BEAUTIFULLY FURNISHED LOBBY, DAINTY PARLORS FOR LADY GUESTS, LONG SWEEPING VERANDAHS OVERLOOKING THE SILVERY YUKON ,·.ND THE NOTED STEAM HEAT THROUGHOUT, ELECTRIC LIGHTS, LUXURIOUS BATHS, FLUSH TOILETS, SCENIC HILLS SURROUNDING THE CITY INDIVIDUAL TELEPHONES IN EVERY ROOM-'PHONE CONNECTIONS TO EVERY HOME· AND BUSINESS HOUSE IN THE CITY AND ON THE MANY CREEKS TAXI AND AUTO SERVICE AT ALL HOURS-NEATLY APPOINTED AND DAINTY GRILL AND DINING ROOMS-SERVICE TABLE D'HOTE AND A LA CARTE-EXPERIENCED CHEFS, ETC. Bar and Every Auxiliary to 'Make a Complete and Unexcelled Hotel Home JOSEPH A. SEGB'ERS, Proprie.tor Phone No. 4 Postoffice Box 921 J ~~~~~========~==~~~======~~~~~~~~==========~========~ • • _ .. "",_,_ "- "--,-,,,-,,-,,-,-,,,-,,-,'_,'-'0'-+ ,d . hance. It is suppiyincr five giants. gie, Kirkman, H enderson, Thistle; I' the v. ear round , as they cost no more ..... -..-• ..-.-.. - ••• _ •• - . -" ' 7'11" \ f ~ . • • , Last Chance Creek Allg-old, Clear, Barker, creeks in the to keep than scrub stock, and re- i S f "X, , - t1ydraulicking- Mayo district, Nansen ' creek, L-iving- turn' s from them would be more re- i, urn , mar\l 0 J.Yltntn n .!: ', :: John Mahon, Hill No. 3 above the stone and other creeks of the Big liable. 9 ,,)I '::J mouth of Last Chance. Salmon district. and some creeks There is at all times a good de- • Wilson & Townsend. ,hills left not so well known. About fifty mand for strictly fresh eggs at fair t re d ' Vf J'k C limit above the mouth . snipers are reported working on the prices, from $1 to $1.25 per dozen 1 0 a\l tn l\..lOnUt e · amp 1 J. S. Day, hills right limit above Fottymile bars and a good many on during the summer, and $2 is the ',,)I i the mouth. the Stewart river bars. The streams prevailing price during the winter. '1 , Dominion Creek of the upper Fortymile n l· so are [ 1'0- Dressed fowls for the table bring 60 ~ ____ . ___ .. ____ --. .-.o-.--.-----'--" The Dominion Mining company is \ ducing. Other streams tributary to cents per pound. Feed sells at', an \ 'I'he mining operations in the im- hill and claims left limit of Hes- hydruulicking and groundsluicing on Dawson, down the Yukon, are Wood- average price .of 5 1-2 cents per ter creek. claims at Nos. 33 and 78 below lower chopper, Coal creek and several pound. artificial h eat; but such is the case providing one keep;; the right kind: Last winter I 'kept a. pe;;' of 70 White W yandottes in a log build­ ing, which had no heat whatever, excepting that "i ven from an ordin­ ar ;v electric light bulb, . and they: came through splendidly, and never missed a day but wha t they laid some . eggs, Duri,ng the month of December they averaged 35 egg;; per day, and Qne day in that month laid 48 eggs. . mediate Klondike camp, or Dawson Gould & Murphy, on Nugget hill. discovery. .The Big Creek Mining others of the Circle district whicll After experimenting with various district, now include the works of August Larsen et aI., on Tcmper- company is hydraulicking and are a.ctive producers. breeds during the last fe\v years, 1 lour dredges of the Canadian Klon- ance hill. ground slui.cing on claims beiow have concluded that the Rosecomb dyke Mining , corn pallY, .and seven William Ganderson, on hills left Granville on Dominion creek. • POULTRY IN THE YUKON • White -Wyandotte has proved to be -dredges of t,he Yukon Gold company; limit No. 53 below discovery. Steam Shovel Operations- • --- .. about as good an all round gene, ral hydraulic works of the Canadian Canadian Klondyke company, on C. G. Finnie, No, 11 above upper • (By Fred H . Elliott) • purpose fowl l1S ~an be raised here Klondyke on Last Chance; hydralllic creek claims between discovc:ry discovery. , Tho poultry business in the YIl - in the Yukon. They are of good works of the Yukon Gold alonlt Bo- and 10 above. ' Sandquist Bros., hills left limit , kon Can be carried on w.i.th a good size, heavHy feathered, can stamd nanza: hills; hydrauHc work of the Steam Thawing Operations- No. 27 below upper discovery. 1 margin of profit pro~ding ) one the oold, and lay well during the Owing t.Q the late spring weather, it is somewhat difficult to g,et a good hatch before the middle or the. \ end of May; and in order to ing.~e winter eggs, it i s necessary to have. early hatched pullets, so I find it pays , to import every fall some March and April hatehed stock. Treadgold company on Dominion Wililams, on hill right limit No. Richard Timm, hill left liI?it NOS., handles the Dreeds that will with- winter months, when eggs .are scarce, EMPEY'S KI DNAPPER creek, a nuniqer 'of private hpdraulic 26, Hydraulic Reserve. 27 and 28 below upper dlSCOyery. stand the cold and lay well d uring and they also make a splendid table CAPTURED BY COWBOYS ,~orks on the ',s, l1me creeks; ~~divi~uall Blanchfield & McCrimmon, Henry Ellison, creek No. 231 be I the winter months. fowl; whereas, the ~eeping of. any __ _ mining of other classes 011 va rIOUS mouth of Last Chance. low lower discovery. A large number of families keep a of the lighter Asiatic breeds entails IDAHO FALLS, Id!lho, July ~4.:- ereeks. The total was ,~;ummarized Fraser, Cameron & l!'raser, hills Larson & O'Brien, hill right . lin~jt, dozen or so · of fowls d uring the .sum- considerably more care and atten- 7 d l R I' Ernest A. Empey, the wealthy cattlc- t his week by a man well acquaintcd ]'ight limit of Nos. 16, 1 an No. 232. . , mer months only, while they can be tiOIi. Fires would. have ~o be kept . 'on a ll the creeks as follows : below, Hunker creek. Pewrson Bros., Tweit bench ,. rigl;.t·llooked after and fed at little ex- during the greater part of ' the win- man who was kIdnapped. and held Mining operations now being car- J arrrfen & McLaughlin, hills left limit Nos. 233 and 234. pense, and then when the frost h~ ter, and wood' 'at $16' 'per ·cord· 'would . tor" a: ' 'ransom of $6,000, escaped. ried on in the Dawson mining llis- limit discovery. Sulphur Creek ·come to stay, to kill, freeze, and add no· small ite'm' to the ' cost: . , . Later ' cowboys captur d Leon Dean, l.rict, during the season 1915, in- The ' Canadian Klondyke Mining I ndividuaL Steam Thaw. Operations hahg up for ' future table use. It It will, no ' ooubt, · surpri.se, some ' a . sheep herder, wholl1 Empey ac- elude the following: ,company completed a ditch syste. n Malcolm G. McLennan, creek N{). pays to have standard bred stock people t, o know that chickens can be cused of the crime. Dea n confessed I 47 above discovery. I onl y, if one intends to kee· p them kept here during the winter wjthout that' he did the kid napping. On Kondike River about four miles in leng~h aro 1 1,d H alkett & Desjarlais, creek N". :~'l _ . . t . , ,.th e hillsides from a pomt [aCI !lg - === CanadIan Klondyke · com pany s , Hunker creek at an elevation of above discovery . N 3 1 1 . ·t I Charles Nagin. c.reek N) . '.:.7 above (h edge, o. , on p acer c alms ~l - about 600 feet above said creek in iG u~ .. te;l ' with.in Dawson and Klondlke and along the hillsides facing ,t .h !:: I discovery. C t t 1 11 Jack.soll & Tvel'son, c re~k No . ~01 ' 1, Y towntir es. ' valley of J"ast Chance cr/:)e c ,1'3 '\ t Cll-nadian Klondyke cOll1pc my's I cap8J~ity of the ditch, is 1,000 mh lel's' above discovery . eh edge No. 4, on hydraulrc re!J.~e inches. Another ditC )\ wa,s c. om- Er· en st Johnson, creek No. 12 above .. N .o. 18, known 1:l S the Boyle conc( 5 - 1 , ~ leted from a. point o.n he KloIl J ' J .,e di f;covery. 1 1 4 1 • ( Brafl y Bros., creek No. 11 " abovcJ ',.,'/ " li\) lOll. ~vel' a bout four ulll ·" above t ~ ·e d is , ove!'''.- i' h' I O H k C e k I 'mouth of f!unker cree' l ~to a P'Il ·t -l J , I Ij.'li \' I ! n un er r e J' 1 '/ f f ' t ' L t HOglf, tJ Bros., c rl' ek 1iio . . 4 below i"\r .I' j. C lfl HUllF ,. " CTc e DCH ! le :.1, I ' I' Oanadian Klondyke compan y:-; 'l;hanc~ ditch . 'rhe c.apacity/ of the Ja~~~e~d, ' cr eek No. 3 below diS -' 1 \.1 11 • dredge No. 1, on upper HUll ke r. ditch ' iR 3,000 miners '( inches. An 1 Yukon Go . Id compa,ny 's d redge No. electrically driven pump is .installed l covery. , Gus H cn rl ri ckson, , creek No. 2 oe-I 4 , at 47 below, Hunker . Ht the e nd of t he Klondike ditch low disc. over y. Hydraulicking- and last week began pumping water . Cl ' d't I f d' P lj-triek McMan,us, creek NO, . 5-A William Scou se et aI., on H ill No. intq the Last lan ce I Cl or 15- below di Eocovery. 33, left limit, H ydraulic Reserv . trl butiun on the hillside anci. I w nch 1 d L t .J en y Donovan , creek No. 7 below B .. R. Elliott et aI., on Paradise claims on Dago lill an as I discovery. Anderson & Balo2'h, creek No. 78 , I - .... . _ . .-.. _ . ..-.._ ...... _._._._-'"-0.-.._ .. ___ .-.._-..-.._._._._.-.._--... , bp low (1i scov ery. '~ . , . , • Ed Vollen, creek No. 13 below diS -_ 1 I One Hun d red Ton s i M:;I~~,t. ""c ~' ," reN el~ · N : 8 0 . b3 el lOwbed l OiS \ ',:1 ' , i OF THE---- i' l J oseph Mace, . • • • I disco very. I ' i i I George Band, creek No. '32 below 1 Finest .. Vegetable , s . It GI~i::~I~e~{Mf'rf'd ith, creel, .No. 38 1 1 . , I below discovery. 'i Quartz Creek I - f Ever Grown Anywhere i' Ind ividual Steam Thaw. OperC'tions .! Solid, Substantial Potatoes and Produce of All : Kinds to Be Sold t I Bert Porter, prospecting and . 1 of i ground sluicing, Littlc Blanche • at prices Within Reach of All-Largest Assortment I N. Lawrence, on No. 16 Little '1 Dawson Grown Vegetables Ever Handled '1 1; Blanche. • Hurry Along Your Orders Now I' ·.,f i I M , aynard & H arding, on Nos. 4, 5 , f EXTRA FINE NEW POTATOES j a~d 6 below. ." 'tl l • ! I Ma]anpaa, dIscovery, A. Mack s , Now on t he Market 11 Yott & ~osman , hill right lill11 : ! STEINBERGER, the Gardener ! I Co~:· &9'Stuge r, Nos. 11 and 12. .! ; I C. H entilla, on No. 8 . . " St ore : 228 Second Ave. Telephone 43-W i' Albertson Bros ., on No. 11. l . r Mills, on No. 10. , ! ! Johuson & Haaland on No. 14 . .. . - ... -.----.-..-.-..----.-.--.-~-.. -.-.-.-.-..-.---. ..-. ' Rouse & Johnso~l , on No. 17. 11 Bonanza and Eldorado Yukon Gold Dredges at Work- I ' 1 Bucyrus dredge on 95 below dis- t D · let ! covery. . f. . I ' a· nt· e ·' oa. es :':j' B~~~~: a~ dredge on ,,12 below, BO- 1 Bucyrus dredge on 24 above, Bo- .,. i nanza. 1 ! Bucyrus dredge on ' 21, Eldorado. ; Heavy Team.-ng i The Yukon Gold has eleven hy- ·l . i draulic pits which are being worked i ! 1 along Bonanza this yeal', as Jollows: t and Expret:!.s WO.rk : I Adams bill, American gulch. Am- • ~ ! . erican hill, Bunker hill, L-ovett '. ; ! gluch, King Solomon hill, Monte i . j I Cristo gulch, Magnet gulc b, P aradise ! Piano and Furniture Moving a Specialty • hill, Trail gulch, Fox gulch. I ! \ The foregoing operations will prO - I + DRY, SOUND WOOD FOR SALE i duce the bulk of the gold output of tt,the present , season in this territory, Send Your Orders Early i aggregating four to five million dol- 'l i lars in value. However, a portion i i of· the output also will come frOm, ! i TELEPHONE 95 OFFICE AND STABLES : THIRD AVENUE i ;ft~r~ll~~fe ~. O!~:;k~r~:kSt~~ t~fa!~;e ; ! PROMPT SERV ICE AND ATTENTION TO ALL ORDERS i di strict, where the Milvain dredg ; i is working steadily ; Glacier creek ' ~ ~ ... -.~.~-.~.~.~ .. --~~ ... -.~.~.-- .. ~,~,--.~ .. -~~----~.-.~------ I' .. ,. .. .. . JEWELAYSTORE Nugg. et and Outside Jewelry DIAMONDS AND ·PRECIOUS STONES I Howard, Hamilton and Waltham Watches, Silverware, Silver Deposit Ware, Etc. CUT GLASS New Cut Glass, Silverware and Novelties SPECIALTY OF ALL KINDS OF ENGRAVING Optical Goods and Supplies Second Ave. and Queen St., Opp. Bank B. N. A. , , \ t ; I . ... , ... _ ... _ ._. __ --'--___ .. ___ .. _ . . _ . _._0 __ 0.. and other F orty mile streams ; Scrog- liI ............................................. .. - .-....-... ............ - •. - •. ~.-•. - •. - ......... - ....... - .• - .. -..-.. -.-.• - . . • - •. -.'-'~-'-4! & i 1 Suits t;,~i~~ 32~ 33~ 3lJ~ 35 1 ~ i t - 1 Regula, $20~ ~35 and $30 Values~ for : t i $12.50 t I ! ! ! , I 1 1 , 1 i t I Boys~ Ho.mellpun 'Suits~ Short Pants~ Size~ 2 6 to 32~ $5.50 i I Boys' eQrdur()y Pants, $1.25 t I 2nd i Jive. i t OJlK HJlLL, i ' •••• I ••• ' . .-.-.-.:_ •••••• _ ._--..-. •• • •••• _ • _ ••• ------~~,--~--~.-.~~ LAST FLASH --------------------------- + '. + +. + +' + + ++ + + + + '+ • + CROWN PR I NCE'S + + ARMY REPULSED + + + PARIS, Aug. 17. - The crown prince's divi sion again was defeated at West Vel'dun. Trenclles are be­ ingattacked day and night. At Artols a German attack was re­ pulsed. ••••••••••••••••• · ~ . ~~~~~~~========~~T===========~==~~~==~ • MANY AMERICANS • • • • • • •• ••••••••• ••• ..-..-._ ••••••••••• 1 •••••• ~ f ! I City Bakery 1 1 and Coffee House i i t t The Pioneer Dawson Bakery . .; . ! . i Equipped with every modern facility for the baking of plain ! i and fancy Pastry, French and Vienna Rolls, Bread of aU kinds, etc, ! . i Orders taken for parties, picnics and dances. Cakes of ' any t • WITH THE ALLIES • • • LONDON, Aug. 17.~The official re- ports sh'Ow that many Americans have joined the allied forces, particu­ larly the British, and are serving at the front . .. ......... .. ~ .. ' • • • • • TEUTONS MASS NEAR ' + • . ROUMANIAN FRONT. • • LONDON, Aug. I7.-A large force of Teutons is massing on the Rou­ manian frontier, ' e,' kind on short notice, A specialty made of Wedding C. akes. ii' A Coffee House where the best of food is served at reasonable I prices. Cleanliness the predominating feature. Give us a call. i BORN ON BEACH I t 1, • AMID 50,000 PEOPLE Prompt Delivery to Any Part of the City · .; . NEW YORK, Au g, 17. - A baby ~ A 0" P' A LM P ; 1 boy was b?rn on the beach \Lt Coney , - . '. ' • rope . . I sland wblle .50,OOO peopJe out for a J - 1 holiday were making merry in the l .~ING ST., NEAR SECOND AVE. DAWSON, Y. T, i neigbborhood. · •.. '. · ' ........... _ ..................... _ ..... · · J BO';-ELL-O-PE;;-FAIR ORPHEUI THEATER VANCOUVER, Aug. 17.-;-Sir Mac­ kenzie Bowell opened the fair '. here. " MARTIAL LAW IN HAYTI TO N I ca HT PORT AU PRINCE, Aug. 17.-Mar- SHOW STARTS AT 9:10 PROGRAM CHANGED MONDAYS, ADMISSION 25c AND 60c ial law 'has been proclaimed ' in WEDNESDAYS AND FRIDAYS Hayti. PROGRAM TONIGHT ••••••••••••• + •• ~STINY OF THE SEA . ....... •.... : ........... , ....• , ......... Selig Drama. • DYED BUT NOT DEAD ..... . , ... , ... .. " .. . . . .. , ......... Biograph Farce . • NEW PICTURES AT + THE SLEEPING SENTINEL. : ..... . .. , ..... :., : ....... . : ...... Lubin Drama + THE D.A,A.A. TONIGHT. WITH THE AID OF Pt1RENOLOGy, ,, .... ... ........ .. , Biograph F.arce • . I ___ . ,' . GUISIPPI'S GOOD FORTUNE " ................. .... . .. .. Essanay Comedy I The program tonight at the D. ' A. ft'IRS. GEORGE CRAIG, ' Pianist A. A. will include : 'The Brass Bowl," from the novel by Louis • - . The Pioneer Recognizes the Merits Of All Goods Which Stand Up Under His Rigid Requirements Build Your' Walls and Ceilings of BEAVER BOARD T HEY ' look better, wear better, ·last . longer, and cost less than lath. plaster and wall-paper. BEAV~ BOARD does not crack. chip or disintegrate. BEAVER BOARD keeps outhq.t ~d-cold. d~dens sound., and ~- ' . :.t~ ·6r~ • . BEAVER BOARD ,­ is quickly and easily put up by anyone handy with tools. BEAVER BOARD can be used in a thou­ sand ways in every home. 1fL DEAVER . so~ijBT KLONDlK~ lHIIING MICHIN~ CO. That's Why He Insists on Having Only the Highest tirade · Made Our policy. ~ i 'nc •.. 1898 h~s bee'n to stock only TH IS CLASS of goods in MA. CHINERY, FITTINGS, GUNS, AMMUNITION, CAN V A S G 0 0 D S, FLUME HOSE, GRAN. ITE COOKING UTEN. SILS; H A R D WAR E, both . heavy and shelf; LUMBER, . SASH AND DOORS, ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES, LAMPS AND FITTINGS. Pour one pint of milk (nto a 8auetpatl. Plau over a low fire amd without 8tirrino let the milk botl dOwn to ~r pint. TM milk wtlZ not b~ 8corched • T HAT'S 'because aluminum is a better distributor and retainer of heat than other materials of which cooking utensils are made. You can cook quicker and you therefore save fuel. "Wear-Ever" A1uminum Utensils are made without joints, seams or soldered parts, from thick, hard sheet aluminum.They. have no coating WEAR-EVER to peel, crack or blister. They can- &I~.'l*\ . .. not' rust, cannot }-.{ -w- form poisonous AlUMINUM compounds wit h ~GiI(W acid fruits or .S · • foods, and they ~ last a generation. TRADE MARK / We Solicit the Continued Patronage of Our Friends and Customers, Both in Town and on the Creeks, and Can Assure Those Who Need Anything in Our Line of Fair, Prompt and Courteous Treatment KLONDlKf THAWIN6 MACnINfCO. , . TH E STORE THAT SELLS MOST EVE RYTH I NG \ I, J. ( . , I 0130. F. JOHNSON, Prop . . , Joseph Vance, in two parts. The .. -._._ ... _._._ . .- ................. _._ ... _._ ..... _._.-.0 ..... "-._._ ..... _ ... _ .... - ............. -.-.... - .. ~ resemblance of a society man to .a 208-10-12 Third Ave., Dawson, Y. T. ./ , , Palace of Sw~ts , ! notorious crook forms the basis , of " I • ' this dramatic, thrilling romance. The , / 1' . crook is after the other's jewels, i = f. ' i and a yo~ng girl i· s s~arching \1 for • .•• ,. ~ ••••••• + ••• I . for arrears hf taxes on the lOth d'#'. I:Q. the .Dawson Free ,Lib;ary" ,.' i an import4nt paper. ' All three l~ .are ':j ) t t· 1 "··".~r J. t • 1'! I , \ ., p .... v'/ "Id .,",: "1'(,,", ,. CORNE.RQ EEN AfD 'sEoolIID 'l\VEN~E , i . 1,1' .) • I l' h a I: e .~' I ",,' • of Septemb E', l" 1915, at eleven o'clo. k In the R. N. W. M~ Police T ·}W'l. f. ' 1'- lllv, q V~'4~~l); , I]. "apg e, wt C ~eJ {'I s .ORPHE ,t "JM THEAT" e: , R (,.1'. + in the f(}re~ .oon..in the I. Police Od . ~\1t, Sta,+ 'nn. I a sensationl.tr climax 'f~ .the ~/'!L~ \ ' of p ' IG'H ""Y \ J I . f' • I' Refreshmen· ts of Every Kind COLD AND HOT DRINKS Ice Cream, Ice Cream Soda , ~he crook. ' The other pictur~9f will : 1 ',REO ENEI;) TON' , T. Room in ~e Administr'1ion Bui; =,- In tlie Store of W. H. Avery. . ' 1 ·, be " The Desperate Conditio. n .~f Mr. • ing, Daw.oon., Y. T., and that 'I li~t In :t~e Principal Hotel. , Ed Victor has taken over the mnn- of said land's. has been ,posted up in I th B k l f B··.... ", h . Boggs " a very funny "dison n e an 0 n tl'8¥. ;, ort. "I . J , agement of the Orpheum ttl\;at~r the following places: .. .... America: . , ·t · comedy, and "The Thief and the agal 'n, and reonAns tb'e well I \' Girt" drama. , ,,...... In the Tax Collector's Office. In the Stables of Greenfie!d ,...,' known ' show house tonight. The In the P ostoffice. Pickering. , , ; •••••••••••••• ~ • C Orpheum will put new pictur.~s:m In ihe Adm'inistration Building. In'the Regina Hotel. \ ~\ ,. i • / • tonight; then will go back t.. the In the Northern Commercial Co m- A. F ' , ENGELH ARDT, i Ice Cream Cones, 2 ' '-for 25 C .. NEW BILL AT + regular three changes a ' week, put· pany's Store. Tax Collector. l . i ting new pictures on Mondays, Wed- • " •. +. T~~ AUDITORIUM +. nesdays and Fridays. The bill choseT1 ===============~===========~ at Hot Beverages With Doughnuts, Cakes or Pies, for tonight will be the single , reel ,+ ••• , ••••• __ ._.'_ .......... _._ ... _. _._ .... _ ................. _. ____ ~_' ___ ... ' An entire change of program ) will - '- • ". • • .••• "..... ~ - THE BEST HOME MADE AND IMPORTED CANDIES IN CITY •• : . be made .at the Auditorium theater subjects for the sake of variety. The I t , 'One Visit Wil1 Convince You Ours Is THE Refreshment Store this evening. The pictures will be : program is as follows: '.'Destiny of . t i of the City. Try Us i "Saved by Fire," drama; " The the Sea," Selig drama;' "Dyed Bnt t .. ! Strike," a two-reel Thanhouser fea- Not Dead," a Biograph farce; " The J B TSAM I S M Sleeping Sentinel," a war drama hv. .. , anager i ture, whirh ' shows the laborers em- • i poyed in a large factory are dis'- L1}bin; "\Y'ith the Aid of Phre- .i i nology," a Biograph . farce ; and •• "' ................. - ... -.-· .. 1- .... -· .. • .... _.-... _ ..... - ..... - .... -..... -......... ~,.-... _. _. "'-'-'-'-'-'" ........ gruntled with the treatlnent accorded "Guisippi's Good Forturr e;" an them . They decide to go 'on a .:. I ••• I ....... _ ••••••••••• I ••• . .... . . . . ... . .. ,Mike. They also d~cide to blow up Essan.ay comedy. Mrs. George Craig is pianist. the plant. This picture is very in- t 1 J. T. Mahoney Dan Tolmie 't, I I 'i J l I 'Pioneer Hotel Under New Management Is Being Thoroughly Remodeled and Refitted and Affords a 1 ! J I t 'f I i I ! t teresting throughout, and shows a ---------------- very good moral. The other pictures t .. are: "The Sealing Inclustry," educa- A UDITORIUItII fi t ti{)nal; and "Cupid In a Dentist's r Parlor," farce-comedy. THEA TER I i· OFFICERS OF . GRAND LODGE ENl'lRE YUKON ORDER OF PIONEE-RS Past Grand Pres;!!~t .R. L. Gillespie SAVEDDraBmYaF1RE ·1' ~Aff t Grand President ... , .. ... R. L . Allen t Grand VicePresident . :. J . H . Dillon THE STRIKE . Grand Secretary . .. ..... C. C. P ayson Two-Reel Special Thanhouser Feature I t ~::i ~:~~: ,J~!c~= CUPID'N !~ri~:r~~,s rAPLoRI! ' , ! , I , t . '1' .,~ .- Cosy :Winter , Home for Pioneers t , f i t Grand Guard . ...... . . ... R. J . Ogburn ' . Comedy 1 . It. Grand Histbrian ..... . . ... Jol,ln Grant Show Starts at 11:10 or After ~I! ! I Game I '. t ADMISSION, 26c and ' 50c t D. A. A. A.FOR SAL:::::~~~:L wm1t EO. M'KENZIE&HARRY GmVES U ~ ,~ ~!:.~N'S T H EAT E R • ~ O'Bd,n, ::~~~ Ph nnd .6-R'1 ' 1 ( - --:. I l " t · Best of Accommodations At VERY REASONABLE RATES ' and a WELL STOCKED BAR --- With al---- • Pioneer Wel(;ome t I I -! , - .-- I The Brass Bowl From the Novel by Louis Joseph V:;pce In Two Parts • G~~R~T1~,O:A~0~~~ di~;::;o~; I OPEN DAY AND NIGHT t exca.vating; responsible party. Ad- .' n f~ dress P . O. Box 75, Dawson. 1 Sale of Lands and \ MEALS UNEXGELLEU I Improvements 1 1". t THE DESPERATE CONDI T rON OF t A Fun~: 'E!~o~G~o rr' ! ' y IN THE CITY OF DAWSON FORI1! ' f. ·. · ARREARS OF TAXES • THE THIEF AND T H E ilRL 11 ' FIRST AVENUE PHONE 114-A DAWSON, 'X. ,.,. T • . , !ti • A Strong [lram" " And Courteous Treatment to All ! . ALL t CHILDREN FRE E Tf'I -lI GHT Notice is bereby given that certain ' I t i .-. .. --.-. ..-...~-.. , I lan. ds and improvements in the Ci:y, i , . . J •. ---.-•. - .•. - •. -_.-..-•. ---.. -..-.-.-• •. ----• ..-..-... ADMISSION, 2[ .. : A l-" C of Da 0 '11 b ff ed fo e I ~ \-vs n ' VI e 0 er:;) r sa! :l ~ .... - .• - .•. - ••• - .. -.--.• - •• -. --. eo;--.-........ -.-.. ~ f ........... ~...-•• - •• - .......... -y- .1 , ) \ \ ,', I I ) I r ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::~~ __ :::n::__ =-~--- r I. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~.~ ".~.~~.~o~ , ~~ =n The Big Car With the Small Gasoline Consumption , A Luxurious Car, Making More Miles to the Gallon of Gasoline, Having the Least Expense for Tires and General Up=Keep Than Any Other High= Grade Car in the Market A FEW POllTS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO lUKOlERS One of the biggest single reasons for the steady increase in our business is the efficiency of the Franklin direct AIR COOLED ENGINE. No radia.tors, no piping, no plumbing~"nothing to freeze in Winter or overheat in Summer. For instance, on September 24, IQI4, 116 Fr~nklin cars ran 100 miles on low , gear without stppping the engine. Pranklin ,Dwners do n lOt have to fuss with ' anti=f.reezing mixtures and th,~ so==oalled remeC:ies for , , , overheating. The Pranklin direct=~ir.cooling system does away with 177 parts""==justI77Iess chances of trouble. BIG MILEAGE PER GALLON SHOWS The result of the May 1St, 1915, Franklin National Test, in which" 137 cars averaged 32.1 miles on a gallon of gaspline, proves the efficiency of the entire Franklin car. It shows how the car puts the most power into "going." How the air-cooled, valve-in-the-head motor gets the most power from the ~asoline. How the smooth-running mechanism from motor to wheels cuts down friction drag. Ho:w t,he tires transmit maximum power to the road. How scientific light weight saves in power required to drive the car. How design, material and construction throughout are highest quality. How only a FINE car can do it. PETER ROST . lb oifice and Residence, Fifth Avenue, Next to Golden Gate Garden SOLE AGENT FOR YUKON 11. - .... . IBes I IS DISE AT WHOLESALE AID RETAIL THE LARGEST AND MOST COMPLETE STOCK OF First · (.~Ias.s Orocer;es, Provisions, Feed Liquors, Tob ccos, Hardware Rubber Boots and Shoes tc N T E 0 TH EVERYTHI TO EAT R DRINK AT THE MO T REASONABLE PRICE ·Better Goods for the. Same rloney or the Same Goods for Les8 Money Than Elsewher~ AT THE BIG TOR TH RN E Cl co