Thompson, Ed. of the "News",
sent a telegram to the President
urging my reappointment, but I
doubt the advisability of doing so.
Our side lost the Curling Contest
last night - Rays boys beat us.
Warm weather - 20º to 30º above
& roofs leaking - mine is tight
and does not leak. No other word
from Washington yet.
Percy Palmer gives me a letter
this morning as follows:
"Fairbanks, Alaska, Jany 7, 1907
To the President, Washington, D.C.
Sir. I am the senior member of the firm
of Palmer & Field engaged in mercantile
business at Fairbanks, Alaska. I know
Mr. Henry M. Hoyt, District Attorney of Nome,
whom I met in Fairbanks in September last