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Seward Daily Gateway (Newspaper) - July 10, 1914, Seward, Alaska Skoal in alas Fliday eve Jim l oily 10,1011 a. Warm attack on pros Ihunt a a Tou Townsfnd on san \ i i look 1 i l Vav i Roulst w to a a a i u hmm k i 1 Vuk Washington. Lucy one t a t1 k t Ovate ult to to \ v. In Ite ainu a Satin Owic Hiu to. Toil. vow Vii a. A b 1 m was in Rte pro Ona training my �. I Raif a country of a the a Rution the a Iff a ? the ban1 Art program the 4cm rats the attack onh one Many v. V n a been be v4 e in a v hav a in of at tie Tec. Teg or v.1 by to a ten it i being Ria in t with a i v to carry the coming con ional tier a lid Lou cedi try Trent. Pa., Lucy 10.thy most extraordinary valid in medical his tory passed away Here last night when a woman named mis. Martha Crise diet at the age of about to years. She has been ill since she Wail child and for 100 years has been an valid and under the care of doctors. Her life has been despaired of thou Sands of times literally but she seemed to have been possessed of such wonderful vitality that she dragged along the weary years without being Able to work or play. At the time of the civil War she was lying m bed awaiting death but constantly read the papers every Day. Hello girls will receive nine dollars a week Olympia. July 10.the wage commission of this state has fixed the sum of nine dollars per week As the minimum wage for girls employed in Washington state Telephone offices. All girls engaged in the work will receive the Benefit of this regulation whether they Are employed in Public or private exchanges. Kate u rns Down Jones Washington. July the sen ate a today refuse to endorse t. I. Dones As a member of the Federal i be Hoard. He was be bom die a the new Board such a a posit Ion Dev Ped a much who h e Sites for the fed a r or a e a n. / \ i Kio eel i Indur Lei for s2,0d0dvn n new y Kkt. Juy 10j�ha to millionaire discoverer o4 add mines of Kawa a e defendant today in a suit to 2.000,000. The plaintiff is 1 rank j. Symmes. Receiver for the Uii Tor a. Safe Deposit and Trust company h i 1 a is s \ lot lit now l hat Shi killed mrs Louise Hailey Ink of a. L. July late this veiling mrs. Airman collapsed und r Ewt Zinent caused by her arrest a the killing of mrs. Louise ailed or. s office. She had never Dace tin shooting of mrs. Hailey ver. Any indication that sin a guilty but tin Strain was evidently too much for her and. It appears to be oar now that she has been Labouring aider a frightful Strain that be � 1 y nothing else but a s use of guilt. A sad circumstance in connection with the matter is that mrs. Amen s Mother is dying of grief e of her daughter s arrest on Uch i charge. The old lady is on e no t in a and a Loving ind women and the charging of Ich a act to her own daughter t i in to suffer beyond her on in Buiwe. Acres land set Side in St vote a v/1gxgtaw .1 a 10. Approx in u ,n4.000 acres of land in Cali t i Ruia and Oregon have been set aside Secretary Lane of he Interior department under the enlarged Home a act. It was announced today. The designations include nearly 200, too acres in California and 2m, 000 acres in Oregon. Foreclose Mort \ in on san in acis o r Milroad St. I guis july 10.the guaranty Trust company of new York today foreclosed a sixty eight million Dol Lar mortgage on the St. Louis and san Francisco Railroad and this fore closure is expected to bring the Road to a final re adjustment of its affairs. It failed by the most extraordinary manipulation and has recent been investigated by the Federal government. Well known co Leple Are pm Ted in marriage or. Fret c. Miller anti miss Emily Gould were United in marriage last evening at the methodist episcopal parsonage by Rev. C. T. Cook or. Miller has resided in Seward for four years and the Bride has re sided Here for nine years. Roth Are today receiving the felicitations of their Many friends and will continue to Restie Here. Lameda and Evans left Mcneac together the steamships Admiral Evans and Alameda left Juneau for Seward this morning at it o clock according t re received by agent Wayne Blue. Tan an a City obtains Money ii n i x mors a Given to f \ in Banks to porch ase More ground for i i r a by Wash in Tox. July Miry appropriations which were a sed by the Senate last Usu it in x in an appropriation of fifteen to Asand dollars for the Purchase of additional ground for the Federal building in Fairbanks i his amount As s cured by the Tanana people by strenuous efforts on their part Ami those of their representatives. The granting of the Money is regarded As a most favourable sign that Fairbanks Viii at least be close to the govern ment Railroad terminal but All mat ters of importance to Alaska Are Cou pled in the minds of the people with the Railroad question and the appropriation of the Money May have no connection with the question at All. When the Bill finally passed the Senate it included All the Alaska appropriations which had been recommended by the committee. These in clude the fifty thousand dollars for the Alaska exhibit at the Panama exposition nothing further done in chief of police Case thing further has been done concerning the request made by the mayor for the resignation of chief of police West. One of the councilmen stated last evening that the mayor i had not spoken to the members of the Council about the matter or at least he had not spoken to this particular member. The councilman also stated that Only a majority of the Council could Force the resignation of an offi Cial. The matter May come up at the j meeting next monday although it is considered Likely by some that it will pass off without further action. First Quality miners rubber hip boots. $7 50 pair at Brown & Hawkins. Quality first. For bread pies cakes cookies and ice Cream try Coopers cafe. Says business never better Fame s m Etta to ukr ii a no Vav Ide \ mini t the bad Tim is now s \ id to be a Rev \ i line Washington july the lat est comment on the bad time which Are said to prevail All Over tin roue try is the most remarkable of All an 1 a be u. Given utterance to by t o less a person than Henry Ford o the great automobile Mamita Etui nig House. Ford says that times Are re a in Brood but that people have fall to into pessimistic mood. He made Bis statement today to the president himself while visiting in the White Bouse mid it Jas Given out As an endorsement of the statement of the president to account for the bad times. The president declared the i Ilene to be merely psychological and the whole country had been inclined to laugh at him but the state ment of Ford now rather bears out the presidents although the chances Are Good that Ford will also be made the butt of ridicule. He seems to think that because the people exported bad times because of democrats government the bad times Cam just As disease is said to come because one is afraid of it. Says the woman who shot is a blonde Freeport x. Y., july at the inquest into the death of mrs. Louise Bailey a new witness by the name of bares this afternoon testified that the woman who fired the shot was a blonde. This evidence is regarded As injurious to the cause of mrs. Car Man As mrs. Carman is blonde. She continues to deny that she fired the shot but it is being Learned that she had been insanely jealous for some time because of the alleged attentions on the part of her husband to other women. Roosevelt is silent no answer has been made so far by Theodore Roosevelt to the charges levelled against him by the nov York world in connection with who acquisition of the Panama strip. Some of his friends arc said to be anxious to have him answer but the Chance Are Good that lie will say nothing. At least Many of his close advisors so b Liev �. Dance Seward motion picture How Hall after the show saturday night. Admission $1. Music by miss Vitte awl or. Manthe. 2t m \ Rios % p is song frs the following took passage on the atari a yesterday a addition to those Whoso names were published Cha in grates. W. To. Goodman. Mrs. A. . G. D. Colwell we. H. Whittlesey John Carlson. S. 0. Mor Ford a. A. Hail Mike Bankovich k. R . J. Amati. A. Peterson a. Ross Henry Heith j j. Mccormack t. C. King. Hope h is Cal Abr Votion on of Lurth of july the Little town of Hope Over in the Turnagiu Arm Section pulled of one of the Livest fourth of july celebrations that has Ever been staged this far North. There was something do ing All Day Long in Hope and it was All Good. The Days doings started in the morning by a Salute of Twenty one guns each gun consisting of three Sticks of giant lashed together. After the Salute there was a Parade of All male residents of the Camp to the Seiffert Headquarters and then the Days sports began. Horse races loot races boat races and All kinds of ath Letic contests and a big dinner in which the entire Camp joined under one feature of the Days Celebration however was the baseball game be tween a picked team irom the Gus Seiffert forces and a select aggregation from the Matthieson mining company. There was a corps of umpires and referees and when the smoke cleared away after nine Des Perate innings the score stood thir teen to four in favor of the Nome aggregation and there was gloom in the Camp of the Home guards. The a s sports were brought to a fitting close by a grand Ball at the town Hall and speeches and sport Smith and b rank Burley the Seiffert song and dance artists put on their Little sketch the Rummy and the Roughneck and made the hit of the evenings entertain ment and or. Bur Leys rendition of the latest outside Success youve made me what i am today established a new Mark in vocal efforts in Hope. The dance lasted until Well in to the fifth and now Hope is so Well pleased with the showing that they Are planning on having another Celebration on labor Day. Hit St Man to Nonin i 1iim Eok Matey scan Dill i e fou is Valdez oem i pm an Valdez july 10.councilman Albert White of this City today announced his candidacy for election to the lower housj1 of the territorial legislature. His announcement has caused no Surprise As Many Friou is have been urging him to run for some time. He is one of tin Large prop erty holders in Valdez and would make a most Abb and worthy representative. 1i Lias been elected twice to the Valdez City Council. In announcing his candidature or. White gave out the following state ment 1 ill Appeal to the voters of thus division on my record in the Valdez Council and my Promise to work for the passage of Laws that will tend to hired up the territory and especially this division and will come out on a instruct if and progressive plat form. News of the mines Joe Wilson jr., who is Hydraulic ing on Canyon Creek in the Moose Bass Vert Ion is doing Well this sum Mer. Tufe pay was Well demonstrated last summer and the boxes Thi year show that there was no error made in 1 estimating the Quality or Quantity of j the pay. On Mills Creek nearby Rob Ort Michaelson is piping and Accord i ing to reports is doing Well. He has been looking for the old Blue Chan Nel to Mills Creek for several sea sons and feels that he has at last to rated it and if that is the Case old timers who remember when the same Blue Channel was producing a the Early Days feel sure that Michaelson will be a the big Money before fall. Jack Renner is working just above Michaelson and is doing Well ties sea son. Renner has a Good piece of demonstrated ground that runs Verv evenly in values and it is a Case of mov ing gravel to make Money with him. J John Stevenson left for a Prospect ing trip on the car this morning. Kike a great Many prospectors Steve does not advertise just where he is headed for but wants to look up something that he found some time ago and will make a careful examination before lie returns. Bert Merredith formerly with the Skeen Fechner mine left the morning for the Primrose mine on Porcupine f Roek where lie will take a shift with tin stamp Mill. Or. Merre Dith is one or the Best stamp Mill men no the Kenai Peninsula and is an authority of Mil ing and Ore treatment. Lord soon As they have enough of of demonstrated value in sight they will install additional machinery. Steve Melcher Cam ? up from Kenai River yesterday and returned this morning on the car. Or. Melcher re ports things As very quiet on his Sec Tion of Tho River but states that they Are booming at Cooper Creek where Frank e. Youngs is busily engaged in getting ready to begin Hydraulic King. Sweazy and Cotter Are working away on Stetson Creek just above Cooper Creek and have their boxes set up now and Are piping into them. They have i some Good ground and while the work that they Are doing now is largely in the nature of prospecting still they Are prepared to do some actual min j ing if the showing warrants it. J _ Belmont Olive Oil made from Choice cure fully selected olives. Its smooth and delicate flavor makes it delicious in Mayonnaise and French dressing. Pure Olive Oil. Quality first. Brown & Hawkins. You get local ranch egg with your Horn and Bacon at Gamble s restaurant. Ads mattresses furniture Wall paper and House furnishing at Brown & Hawkins hardware and furniture department. Qual Ity first. Folding cots. Beds. Mattresses furniture. Wall paper etc., Brown & Hawkins hard Ware and furniture department. Quality first. Felt mattresses at j. L. A Raefus. Wizard round and Triangle polish mops and furniture and floor Oil. Removes the dust get in the Corners Lightens House work. Price $150. Brown & Hawkins. Quality first. Long distance Telephone Booth at the Branch. Youll find everything in the pastry line at the Seward cafe. Fin phys Golden wedding Rye at the Branch. I roof i i a or is of Zyk May or \ no ii i h coloms friends says if must run or Sulzer y ills a selected cyst or Ray july 10. The i i of i i Dore Lions event dec arid today that he vill the forced to run for the governorship of Yew \ Ork or hat Sulzer will get t Omin Tori of ? he state Prog res Ive party. It is j. n 111 i Roosevelt a opposed t dul zeros candidacy and that i might h tempted to la the candidate should a he Trade to believe that Sulzer would be the alternative. Option on on it Coroi i from a re received from Hope on yesterdays mad it is Learned that it As the Conant ground and not the Knight pro try that was taken under option by messes b reach and Herron. They have a Crew of men under to Richards prospecting i ground tile time us so making an examination of the Connolly ground on simile. The ground that they bar at present examining has been worked in a Saab Way by the owner Michael a Connolly. For soon time past and with a very limited equipment he has taken of some Good Money and Oid timers air of the opinion that there is no doubt of the values being there and that the ground that they Are at present sex a Keystone Drill to demonstrate that it is one of the Best Hydraulic proper ties in that Section. Messes Blench and Herron Are expected to arrive in Seward within the next few Days. Business in the i Ost office bet Kkt this year the general business in the Seward Postof lice shows a pretty Consic Rab increase Over that for last Yea. The mail business Between Seward and the Westward shows y particularly Large increase but this is Luc to a great extent to the inaugural on of the parcel Post. The last a 1 that left Seward for the Westward consist de of 190 sacks according to Fred Ca i Sev. Each sack weighs. 90 pounds j the mai1 before was even larger and consisted of 210 sacks or a total of 18,900 pounds. Price of beef goes up women of housewives league Al ready up in arms Chicago. July 9.the Price of beef went up today again and even still there seems to be no end in sight to the constant upward trend of the Price. Immediately after the receipt of the news in new \ Ork mrs. Heath president of the housewives league announced that the league will urge the use of Argentine beef All Over the country. The present cause of the Rise in Price is not Clear just yet. Big political Battle begins first shot Delk Oate elec Tion i will he i Lei Tonkih by the democrats of Seward the first shot in the Battle for election of Delegate to Congress will prob ably be fired tonight when the local democrats meet to select nominees for election As delegates to the territorial convention which will be held in Skagway in August. The election of the delegates will take place at the primaries which must be held Here on or before july is. The chief subject for Contention at the meeting tonight will arise from the expressed desire of some Mem Bers of the local club to endorse the candidature of Delegate Wickersham. Feeling on this matter is said to run High so that the meeting should be an interesting one. Some of the regu Lars declare that what they Call the Frame democrats will make an at tempt to capture the meeting and la i Ter to select their men As delegates to the convention. It is thought that John Ronan territorial committee at Large who is now at Kenai Lake May arrive in time to be present at the j meeting tonight but anyhow some strenuous debating is about about the democratic situation in the territory the following from the Juneau entire May be of interest the people of Alaska particularly the democrats of the territory j must not permit the persistent Repe j tuition of new self proclaimed pro j Gres Sives or progressive democrats and the two or three papers which represent them to confuse the political situation in this territory. There will be Only one regular democratic organization in Alaska the organization that is entitled to the use of the party name is the organization which called the Skagway or a animation of the Brame alleged democrats. The regular organization holds its title from the progressive democratic party of the nation at the head of which is president Woodrow Wilson. Chairman William f. Mccombs and the others and High in the concluded on Page 4 expose Road Lorisa com w y i of gift in i. I nors was or r ssi a to Imu or Fiffick Washington duly f. I a the Kouis vib and Kentucky Broad a bet n giving away passes i y the thou ands to Public flit Ial of Vanous kinds with a View to influencing legislation i. A sensational act Kab has bet ii Funky proven by to ? into at Commerce commission Ithia the past few Days. The Commissio t today announced that the Road a no less than eleven the Island Pas of ice Ifo bold mines i i Tiu to Rii Ory which t Railroad serves. These passes for to present a represent not be s a a quart of a million dollars an probably much More but this reveal As nothing in recent times a the com Mission says the Effatta Means which railroads can still adopt for the p Rose of corrupting the men elected to do tie people s work. When tin n to s of seme of the officials who accepted the passes become known great sensation is expert Ted. Copee hives school a ams a Shock John s. Copley the forme mayor of Nome who spent a couple of Davs in Seward this week was the cause o a very serious Shock to some school madams on the Steamboat coming up four of those ladies it at the table with him on the ship and one buy the conversation turned on the liquor question and the Sweet things were frightfully severe in their remarks about people who Aro engaged in the liquor Trade. When they Nad poker for an hour or so about the horrible features who sold intoxicating drink a Man turned to Copley and asked what line of business he followed. Or. Copley answered with Gre to deliberation i sell whiskey liquors wire and booze of All kinds. The ladies nearly collapsed. News notes a. Allison was fined $10 an 1 costs today in the City court. When being arrested yesterday he is said to have drawn a revolver on marshal guest. It is now generally supposes the the eruption of the volcanoes cause the bad weather. Those who were m Seward at the time of the eruption of Pali a a that similar weather con � Lions Here. The Cannery tender Columbine arrived y Ste Day in the Harbor a the Mariposa and i Igo were a present. P. Huck Lcy has arrive fron 1 an Oil and various Points on the a ask i Peninsula where he has been respecting for Quartz. There is t Cru a a stamp mid of 100 Stamps . Lii a Al \1 u v in t a. C. Company. James r. Hayden president of the k. A. �. Company left on the car this morning and will he away Lor a Tew Days. Harry Hoben of the Alaska 1 rans Fer company went on the car to mile 52. Mrs. White who is affectionately known As grandma has returned Home to her roadhouse at mile la. Judge Whittesey left on the Mari Posa to attend the floating court in his capacity As District attorney. Uni Joe Erwin will be in from the Houston dredging property on Long Lake on the car this evening to look after some business in connection with the dredge company. Fritz von Posth attache to the Ger Man legation at Kenai Lake left this morning for the front alter a few Days spent in Seward. The Light House tender Columbine will remain Here until advised of the arrival of her seasons shipment of Coal arriving at Kodiak. The Coal � being shipped from Newcastle x. S. W. On a sailing ship and at last re ports was 120 Days out and not yet reported. It is possible that the Coal ing ship May Call into Unalaska be fore calling at Kodiak and in that event the Columbine will be with us for some time. Fifteen first class passengers and eight second class tickets on the Mariposa were sold Here yesterday giving or. Guptil the genial agent of the company a Busy Day. Notice has been received and wiil be Given out to mariners that the fog signal at scotch Gap Light station is out of commission. A game of baseball with the Crew of the Albatross is scheduled when that boat arrives in the meantime the local baseball men Are preparing for the big series w hich is to come off not far in the future

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