We left Whitehorse this morning at 9:30
& reached Bennett for lunch - saw Judge
Tom. Hume, on train bound for Fair
banks! Also saw both Skaguay &
Seattle papers saying that he was going
there to become a citizen of Alaska &
intended to practice law in Fairbanks!
Tom is foxy - and that seems to me to be
a point scored in his candidacy for
judge! We reached Skaguay at
4:30, took dinner at the "5th Ave. Hotel"
& went aboard the "Cottage City" &
are now speeding southward. Since
coming aboard have heard another
version of the Humes stampede, viz - that