The Tanana valley is cold in the winter - but is still destined to be the garden spot of Alaska The stampeders whom we left at Miller Creek Roadhouse, and those whom we passed on the Chatnika are coming in at this noon- already a dozen dog teams have come in- Condon & Stevens first. Hess and Jeffry will probably be in tonight. Gave Al. Helty power of attorney to stake for me - and also Ole Peterson. 7 p.m. George is just now crossing the river into town - Hess arrived at 4 oclock. Sun still shining brightly at setting. -12th- Sunday- The first child born in Fairbanks made its appearance toda [previous word struck through] yesterday. Its name - its father's name is McCarty and its mother is an Indian woman from Koyukuk. Dr. Fugard - a lady physician just came in this morning over the Circle City trail.