nominated for President & V.P. at
Rep. Nat. Con. Sent Senator Fairbanks
telegram as follows:
Fairbanks Alaska, June 24, 1904
Hon. Charles W. Fairbanks
"Fairbanks Alaska congratulates Fairbanks
Business of the court is increasing
and it is going to be a long & important
term - for a new country.
Have heard rumor that a man by the name
of Johnson from Dawson intended to "jump"
my claim off Discovery, left limit. Cleary
so sent Pat. Whalen out yesterday
evening to take possession & do the
assessment work for the year on my
Bench claim off Discovery.