Fairbanks Evening News, September 29, 1906

Fairbanks Evening News

September 29, 1906

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Issue date: Saturday, September 29, 1906

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Fairbanks Evening News (Newspaper) - September 29, 1906, Fairbanks, Alaska The Apparatus With Which They Marked Their Cards Is Found in One of Their Own WERE FOUND GUILTY AMD THiW FREED Doctor Testified That They Were HI III So the Also Gave Them Blue SUCKER WAS NOT HELPED The Man Who Lost His Bank Aint it When You Look for All You Get Is CSpecIal to The Diamoretti alias Dago and Dennis who recently arrived here from were convicted today of gambling in the Central hotel with marked The apparatus with which they marked their cards was found in one of their grips and offered in evidence against Nicholas whom they beat out of was the witness against A local physician testified that both of fee convicted men are sick Macaolay changed their Ambition keeps UM light its pipe with the If the oak leaves are last to they are also last to Speak low tfcat your temper may not get ITHMTIIIIIll New York State Guards Next Week Compete With British Team for Shooting Cham pionship FIFTYSIXTH PRIZE DONATED FOR PURPOSE Tfe Contest Takes Place Tues day and Wednesday Next at Long at flifle By Associated NEW rifle teams from the Seventh National of the State of New e Queens Westminster Volunteerof will compc6 at Long on October 2d and 3d for the trophy presented by Sir Howard the fiftysixth English promoter of the THE HONEST MAYOR Referring to the reform movement in James Linn in The World for says When he first attempted to reform the police force Jones had trouble with the Those who who had worked hard for him during the campaign and felt that they had a right to some recom mended men for the police but their proteges failed of appointment Loud were the complaints but the mayor stood It soon became known that the fact that a man had active in politics had a large value when he came to apply for a position on the citys police One incident will serve to illustrate the working of this Shortly after it went into effect an intelligent looking young man of good physique t Interview with the mayor I Jiisr a Job in the police de pones was favorably im wHB Qie and told the required exam as fee was leaving the and said an appointment at your I worked hard at the polls in the ninth ward last November and pulled a good many votes for He was allowed to continue talking in this strain for a short then he was interruptted and Your goose is said No man who makes it a boast that he did some political work for me will receive an appointment to the citys police force at my I am sorry you told me this for otherwise you might have passed the examination and be given a I had to take a decided said Jones in discussing the When the present plan was first put into operation T had numerous re quests from aldermen and others of political influence who sought posi tions for their but since they have found my policy is fixed and I make no exceptions they have ceased to present their John formerly agent of the company at is a visitor in and will be here for seme Daloy anived on the last trip in of the Annual Hegira of HighSalaried Officials of Yukon to Winter Resorts Away Down to the South of OLD DUGAS GOES OUTSIDE AGAIN It is Safe to Bet That Most Yukoners Would Not Care II He Never Came Back North season for the de parture of Yukon territorial officials to the outside on their winter vaca tions is at and many of them will get away within the next Judge Craig and Judge Dugas will leave Judge and Dugas plan to go and Judge and accompanied by aspect to get away about Tues JudgeMacaulay wfll be the only judge of the territorial court left in the territory for the The oth er judges will return over the ice in Charles MacPherson has been granted a leave of absence until next He was out last but merely as a representative of the Yu kon Curling for the good of the Postmaster Hartman plans to get away about the first He will return in the Sutherland assistant clerk of the territorial court and McKay will go Horace De of the court house will leave soon for a va He will cut the big swath George oldtime court stenog will leave before long for a jaunt He has done a steady and deserves the big rest of the gold office will likely get away and Brown will visit coast and eastern and return in the Mace the bachelor auditor of the gold will make his exit for a vacation some time this Harry of the gold is severing his connection with the ser and will depart in a few Others also in the service are plan ning to get PALMA RESIGNSTAH TAKES 1LD By Associated Cuban congress today received the resignations of Presi dent Palma and VicePresident Cahote and after a heated A committee was appointed to request President Palma to withdraw his resigna and declared this the only course by which the republic could be but Palma declined to STORMS INTERFERE WITH for sending marines from the Southern states to Cuba is seriously interfered with by storms on the Gulf of NOT THAT KIND OF A Palma is reported by friends who urged him to withdraw his resignation and put aside his personal pique and be guided solely by pa triotism to have replied I have been smitten on one cheek I cannot turn the MINISTER STEPS American provisional government assumed possession of Cuba Secretary Taft today issued a proclamation declaring himself the provisional gov ernor of the Island and formally issued a thousand of copies of which were distributed in Havana and Its terms caused general satisfaction on ac count of the moderate statements of the provisional which is underta ken only on account of the necessities of the situation and purely for the purpose of restoring peace and order and public confidence until a permanent government can be No one doubts the good intentions of President Roosevelt or his and no serious resistance is IHS DEATH Iff In the early 90s he was con sidered one of the most prosperous farmers of the Palouse but trouble with his first who was of a literary turn of mind and averse j to living on a followed by dij i vorce proceedings and a subsequent j division of the had reduced j his Is a Mile an Eighth of a Mile Wide and Fuliy Twelve Feet in Extremely Important WILL HELP WORLDS SUPPLY OF COAL The Value of the New Discov ery Is Now Set at No Less Than SeventyFive Millions of By Associated MAHOXEY Sept A new vein of coal has been discov ered here that is one of the greatest finds in coals The deposit has been demonstrated to be a mile an eight of a r mile wide and of an average thickness of twelve and contains coal valued at Man Known as a Falls Into the River at Fort Gibbon and Disappears From THOUGH BODY WAS SEEN 1T1VAS NOT RECOVERED HadJustBousht Winter Outfit and Was Attending to Its to Cany on His John formerly agent of the Company at brings to town with him the story of the death by drowning of a man at I Fort about a week The name of the dead man was and he was engaged in the occupation of a having a camp some distance above on the Yukon Lundeen had been in Gibbon for some buying in his outfit of grub and tools for the winter The goods were to have been shipped by a steamer going up the river shortly after the accident and it is supposed while making his way across the barges In front of the com pany store Gibbon to the steamer accidentally fell overboard and was Lundeen was heard to cry out when he but searchers were unable to discover anything out of the way when they hurried to the scene of the and they resumed their The dead man had been warn ed of the danger of walking on the and through disregard of the warning lost his The body has not been When the barges were moved away from their the floater was seen for a risingto the sur face from under one of the but before anything could be done looking to its it had disap peared and has not been seen Lundeen is supposed to have had about on his person when he came by his His outfit Is now at the store at await ing final LAID HIS CIGAR IN POISON Oakland Man Dies Soon After Attempt to Resume ting for a moment the presence of a small package of cyanide of potassium on his Alfred a mem ber of the business office staff of the Oakland early yesterday morning laid a cigar on the edge of the paper containing the and a few seconds later placed the fantt in his Almost instantly Nor ton fell to the floor A few grains of the drug had adhered to the moistured end of the who was 24 years of died at 5 oclock this about two hours after he had placed the poisoned cigar between his Bartlett Springs Mineral Water at The George DRIVEN INSANE BY RAINS Pioneer Palouse Despondent Over Fear of Damage to Crop Takes His Own Sept a farmer living on Fourmile six miles west of this com mitted suicide this morning about 9 oclock by shooting himself through the head with an oldfashioned needle The only cause that can be as signed for the deed is Nichols had been in poor health for some time and had been brooding over imaginary Because of the rains of the past few days he had ex pressed fear of a second wet fall like that of when much wheat was and yesterday morning had ttelephoned to a neighbor offering to sell his crop very Nichols was one of the pioneers of the He settled on the farm wheiiejended his in BY THE SI OF 91520 Clerk of the District Court Ed StierTurns Over That Sum to the City Officials of Fair banks MONEYS WERE DERIVED FROM LICENSE FEES Other Towns Share in the Gen eral a Cent Owing by the Government to Any of Clerk of the Court Ed Stier today handed over to the town of Fairbanks the sum of the share of the city in license moneys recently col lected by the Other towns also benefitted to a large the sum of having been turned into the town treasury of to the town of and Eagle shares in the general prosperity to the tune of Every penny due the townships of the Third division has now been says and tfcledger bal ances on all their Many outstanding warrants are long since and the city win be enabled to clear much of its indebtedness by reason of the turnover made by Stier Last Message Received Was That Sent Exclusively to the News by Deputy Collector of Customs MARSHALS OFFICE HAS NOTHING NEW IN CASE Tansy and the Will Be Brought to Fair banks Soon Unless inno cence Is Outside of ttxe telegraphic message sent the News yesterday in connec tion with the Fleming no word has been received in in any way bearing on the Neither the marshals office nor any other office is in receipt of any infor mation since received on Thurs day in the telegram from Trader Riley at and the only other message received was that from Jack deputy collector of sent to the News Hil lard worked strenuously on the case during the short time nis boat was at Baker and during the winter wfll be a regular correspondent of the News over the on affairs con nected with which may come up on the especially on af fairs connected with the official bu reau of the government with which he is The circumstantial evidence against Tansy and Swift appears to be Both men are well known to many residents of Fairbanks interested in having been lay men and owners on Chicken creek in the Fortymile district for a long time before coming to the Chicken creek is a tributary of the south fork of the The suspects are now in the custody of Deputy Marshal George of Fort and will be brought up toFairbanks on the first boat coming this unless their innocence should be clearly established before that I have ordered all policies carried by your company on state property andwill give you two weeks to begin settling dollar for dol lar in San and if there is still complaint of your business meth ods in San Francisco your license to do business in the state will be re NHLLERROSrCASE STILL W HEARING Local Attorneys Didnt Get Fees Coming ta Them They Say The1 of Miller Ross which was on hearing in the district court all day yesterday is still on hearing jtpis The question in dispute is the size of the bill of the firm of which the plaintiff is a and which the defendant seems to tMyfr is not quite reasonable enough to fit the size of his pocket James the DomeFair banks Will Have 160 Morsepower Working Properties This OTHER OPERATORS WILL BE AS BUSY AS KELLEY Shortage of Water Makes Ad visability of Having Grave for Sluicing When Water Does James Kelley the principal l in the famous Dotna creek cases was in town today and returns on tbe evening train to his many Interests on Dome and other Kelley says that this winter will see more dumps taken out than any previous season in the history of the It was at first thought that the taking out of the dumps in the winter time was not an economical way of mining in the Tanana the handling of the gravel twice being a great ex but the shortage of water in the early spring leaving a very short season during which the water supply can be relied has made the wisdom of the old methods apparent even to the most earnest theorists in the advisability of sum mer work Big dumps will be taken out and advantage taken of the water supply as it Kelley will have a capacity of 160 horsepower working on his proper ties this winter and every ounce of power will be utilized to bring to the surface as much of the pay gravel as it can There wfll be one plant on 3 Fairbanks two on 3 above on Dome and one on 6 below on Other operators wfll be equally Kelley believes thaat but for the liti gation in which much property on Dome is that creek would have shown up among the very rich est of Alaskas producers for the sea son just A gentlemans George UHL T foreman of the ma chine was a passenger out on the Koyukuk today for This is Uhls first visit home in twelve years and he feels that he can stand the He has held his present position with the company for the past two and will return to take up duties again in the early coming in over the WELCHER GIVEN WARNING License to Be Revoked Unless Bay City Losses Are CARSON letter has been sent to the London Lancashire Fire Insurance company by Insurance in response to one received from the manager of the company requesting information as to the conduct of its business in the state of is which Davis states You ask me to relate the require ments of the law of the state of Ne vada with which you win be pleased to I wfll suggest that your company pay better attention to com plying withthe laws of You reported to the newspapers as settling in fuH with your wealthy pa trons and squeezing your small policy You have no right to make such You are generally charged with conducting a You certainly cannot expect to business on these lines in California and con tinue to write policies in this stotei Nature never taught any man a FICHIS EICHT State Federation of Labor of Colorado Denounces Chan cellor of Denver University for WILL NOT STAND FOR AN EIGHTHOUR DAY Leading Light in and Cancfidate for Governor Is an Advocate of Long Working By COLORADO StateFederation of Labor today adopted resolutions denouncing Harry chancellor of Den ver candidate for governor of Colorado and a leading the Episcopal whose publishing house1 employs nonunion printers and refuses giant an eight hour day to Yukon Electric Light Manufac Accompanied by His Is en Route to This TO START LIFE ALL OVER AGAIN Attempted to Develop a Coal Mine in the Interests of Fuel for Dawson and It Broke NOW HE WJLL START HERE Gave Up All He Had to His Creditors and Played the Game Squarely and Bravely to the Special to former manager and president of the Dawson Electric Light Power com accompanied by his fatherinlaw and Williams and the left on the Ida May for Williams was at one time count ed one of the richest men in the Backed by he attempted to make the Coal creek coal mine a paying and it broke The electric light plant was recently sold on a mortgage to Andrew Grant and and with his personal con sisting of only of papers and a grip full of underclothes he goes to Tanana to start life over again in Gods country The electriclight accounts are all squared and creditors all got their Williams went as far as he He simply had bad Ten Lie Dead as a Result of the Railroad Wreck at Catt on the Line of the SKELETONS FOUND UNDER THE WRECK One of the Three Charred Bodies Supposed to Be the Remains of Peter of Fort By Associated are dead as the result of the wreck on tie Wabash railway at Three charred beyond all were found beneath the wrecked One of them is sup posed to be the remains of Peter Pax ton of Fort KENNEDY BRINGS IN OF DUST Will Be Only One More Consignment From Creeks This Dan the best known pack er who a consignment of gold came in from Cleary and Fairbanks creeks this with a light which pretty nearly winds up the Dan says that there wfll be but one more consignment sent into the and the season will be then practic ally Since the death of Frank dearys Kennedys favorite he has been astraddle an and now rides town without danger to life or MANL Frank and the ting Jackets The paleface stone that his heart Why is ft that att the SaintabaTOfcigjp so logs You can freightea osly with the wolfs A fefig hunt mafes the best i t ;