killed at the same time Frank Messerole
- McCartys partner - neither of whom were
armed. Also sentenced Joe. Alf. for
assault with intent to commit rape - 3 yrs.
Am now beginning on the civil trial docket.
Much more trouble with Tod Cowles &
Claypool - Cowles "girl" - Mabel Bage[?]
a prostitute has gone off with Billy
James & Tod threatens to commit
suicide - he has'nt the courage though!
Town of Fairbanks is booming - the
spring rush has located here in spite of
low water - & constant court &c. have
settled things here - seemingly - permanently.
George Apple has built a fine two story
business house on the front part of my lot
42 X 68 ½ ft sq. 17 rooms upstairs &
business houses below. Trial - jury - today
Harrington & McGinley v. Marston & Maess.