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Seward Daily Gateway (Newspaper) - November 6, 1908, Seward, Alaska Jim i my i vol. Seward Alasio Friday evening november 0, 1908 no. 79 a Taft has 316, j possibly 334 Only official count can deter m mine result in Missouri. Next Congress Republican by 30by Cable to to daily Gateway. Chicago nov. 0practically com plete returns from All the states give Taft 319 sure electoral votes Bryan j 149. The 18 electoral votes of mis Souri Are tie Only ones at All doubtful. Taft is ahead in the state by a few Hundred with seventy precincts to hear from. The democrats still claim the state but returns Are adding to the Taft plurality. The missing precincts however can easily change the mis Souri vote either Way. With the 18, from Missouri waft s total electoral vote would be 334, Only the Olli Cial count can determine Missouri s vote s Colorado is for Bryan by about 3000 \ plurality with fifty precincts from re Mote counties yet to report. Nebraska and t Colorado Are the Only Northern states carried by Bryan. Of the Southern states Taft carried Maryland Deleware West Virginia j and Oklahoma. The republicans will have at least 30 j majority in the House of representatives of the next Congress. Meet me at the Branch i Soldier s additional a. A. Entry no. 1490 in the United states land office. Juneau Alaska feb. 28, Ivko. Not Ide is hereby Given that the Northwestern fisheries company Assignee of Mary Rollins being entitled to the Benefi s1 of see. 23k of the revised statutes of he i United states granting additional cards to j soldiers and sailors who served in the War of i the rebellion has made application to to s office to make proof and entry under an act j of Congress approved May 14. 189s. For the lands embraced in u. S. Survey no. 390. In the District of Alaska described As follows beginning at Eor. No. 1 a Point at Ordinary j High water Mai k on toe left Bank of Kvichak River at the Junction of said Kvichak River and graveyard Slough from whence Cor. No. I 1 sur to bears n. 28 degrees to minutes e. M chs. Peak of sugar loaf Mountain bears 7. 84 degrees 14 minutes a thence meandering High water Mark on left Bank of Kvichak River up Stream. 1st course n. 58 degrees 20 minutes i w. 1.80 chs. Thence 2nd course. N. 76 degrees i 39 minutes w. 9.20 chs thence 3rd course n. 41 degrees 30 minutes w. 6 50 eds thence 4tu j course. N. S degrees 15 minutes it 2.5j chs. To Cor. No. 2 thence n. 47 degrees 5 minutes e. 4. O eds. To Cor. No. 3. From whence Cor. No. 3 sur. 72 bears n. 2 degrees 56 minutes w. 20.84 chs thence s. 42 degrees 45 minutes e. 17.t9 eds. To Eor. No. 1. The place of beginning a ration at All Corners 2j degrees 10 minutes East. Area 6.94 acres. J As additional to Mary Rollins original Home Stead enav no. 1785. At Bonneville. Mo., made May 30.1865. Any and All persons claiming adversely any portion of said lands Are required to tile an and verse claim in this office during the period of publication of this notice or within thirty Days thereafter otherwise proof and entry of said lands will be made by said Northwestern. Fisheries company applicant. John w. Dudley. Register. It is hereby ordered that the forego ing notice be published for the full period of 60 Days in the daily Gateway a daily newspaper published at the town of Seward and Dis i strict of Alaska which is hereby designated As j the newspaper pub shed nearest the land j described. John w. Dudley Register. Date of first publication. October 3. 1908. Date of last publication. December 14. 1908, from Seward to Interior Access is mow easy every Day of the year to Gold Copper and Coal districts and to Timber and agricultural areas embracing 15,000.000 acres. With the Girdwood Indian Creek Trail completed Seward for the first time has an open route All the year round to every part of Interior Alaska including the Yenta District \ Aldez Creek and the Tanana country from Fairbanks to Gibbon. The Trail by Way of the Alaska Cen trial Railroad to the end of the track at mile 52, thence by the roadbed to mile 75 at Girdwood has practically a level Grade and is so easy that it has been covered repeatedly in a single Day. From gird Wood to Indian Creek 12 Miles is the water level Trail along the North Shore of turn again Arm which the government has just completed. It follows the Alaska Central Survey. Up Indian Creek Over a Divide of Only 700 or 800 feet Altitude with an ascent of about 5 per cent on the in Dian Creek Side and a decent of less than l per cent on the Eagle River Side the route is so favourable that All who have travelled it say that one horse can haul two tons on a sled the entire distance. The 50 Miles from Indian Creek to Knik can be made in a Day As it has been Many times by Alfred Lowell. From Levnik to Fairbanks up the Sustina Valley through the Broad pass of the alaskan Range at an Altitude of 2500 feet and Down the Cantwell the j distance is about 250 Miles. It is Only i 150 Miles from Knik to Valdez Creek 100 Miles to the Yenta diggings 30 Miles to the new Quartz mines where stamp Mills Are being installed on Willow Creek 25 Miles to the Mata Nuska Coal Fields 15 Miles to the Knik Copper properties and 200 Miles by either the Kwim or the Simpson pass to the headwaters of the Kusk Kwim Valley. The opening of the new route gives Central Alaska unobstructed Access to the coast at Seward eve y Day in the year for the first time. In the country tributary to this route Are the extensive Coal Fields of the Matakuska the Talkeetna the Chulitna the Yenta and the Cantwell Val Leys embracing a known area Accord ing to the reports of the United states geological Survey of 45,000 Square Miles and a probable area of 100,000 Square Miles Many ledges of Copper and Quartz Gold the richest Placer diggings yet discovered in Alaska a Tim Ber Belt embracing 15,000,000 acres of the Best qualities of Spruce Hemlock and Birch and agricultural and Stock grazing lands in the Sustina and Tribu tary valleys covering a Region 125 Miles East and West by 200 Miles North and South the surveyed route of the Alaska Central passes Midway through this great District. Thomas Estrada Palma dead of Cable to the Dally Gateway Santiago. Cuba nov. 0thomas Estrada Palma first president of Cuba died wednesday night aged 72. He had been failing slowly for some months. He was one of the leaders that won cuban Independence and was residing in new York state when elected president of Cuba. Try the Palace Grill we guarantee a first class service excellent meals and courteous treatment. Good things to eat at Brown & Hawkins swifts Premium Bacon and hams and strictly fresh ranch eggs _ Wall paper at Hof Maits battling Nelson Siut out by Cable to t be Dally Gateway. New York nov. A battling Nelson the pugilist was turned Down at the Waldorf Astoria last night when he presented himself at the desk and wanted to engage a room. The Mana Ger refused his request Frank Dunn was a passenger on the Bertha returning from Valdez to his Home at Sustina station. % the hotel Mcneiley has every mod Ern improvement warm and Well lighted rooms comfortable writing tables and every other convenience of a first class hotel. Hawkins & Whittemore prop. Meet me at the Branch. I geological report for 1908, just issued says Alaska has Supply for centuries. By Cable to the daily to Tway. Washington i. C., nov. A Alfred Brooks in his report of the geological Survey of Alaska for 1903, issued today says Coal areas exist in the explored parts of Alaska covering an area of not less than 200,000 Square Miles. Much of the Coal he says is of so High a Grade As to make Alaska the certain storehouse of fuel for the com Merce of the Pacific Ocean for centuries to come. The report says that the great de posits of bituminous and Anthracite coals of the Matakuska Valley Are equal to the Best grades of Welsh and Pennsylvania coals and Are invaluable to the government for consumption by the Navy. Government Survey parties working on the Alaska Peninsula this summer the report says found Good Placer ground on Unga and neighbouring is lands which Promise important developments. ? ? ? j summons United states of America. United states District court. District of Alaska the i re division. Julia Drosnan plaintiff. I is. No. 260. Michael Drosnan defendant. \ the president of the United states of Ameri j Ca greeting to the above named defendant you ave hereby required to appear in the United states District court in and for the District of Alaska. Third division within i thirty Days after the Day of service of this summons upon you and answer the complaint of the above named plaintiff a copy of which complaint is herewith delivered to you and unless you so appear and answer the plaintiff will apply for the Relief prayed for. Witness tin Hon. Silas h. Reid judge of said court this 12th Day of May. In the year of our lord one thousand nine Hundred and eight and of our Independence the one Hundred and thirty second. I / o. A. Wells clerk. I seat f by . Beeks. Deputy clerk. Edmund Smith attorney for plaintiff. Date of first publication october 0, 1pd8. Date of last publication november 17. 100w. Notice of forfeiture Seward Alaska september 10, 19c1 to j. Brown you Are hereby notified that there has been expended in the years 1c�5, 19cj. And 1907, the sum of one Hundred dollars each year in labor and improvements upon the j. R. Number 2 Placer claim commonly known As the Morgan claim situate on Lynx Creek in Keouli record ing precinct. Territory of a ska. The same being the a mount required by the Laws of the United states governing the location and hold ing of mining claims necessary to hold said claims for the Calendar be. A l�95, 1900 and inc the said work having been done by your co owner Nathan p. While. And unless with a ninety Days after the completion of the publication of this notice to Witlin 90days Aiter the 12th Day of december. 1908 you contribute your proportion of such annual assessment of co owner to w

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