Yesterday evening Torrance told me
that he would soon probably want claims
on Wolf Creek, and advised me to file there.
This morning I sent out Jeffry and Ed.
Crouch to locate claims for themselves &
Jessen, Fred, Debbie and Darrell, with
an agreement to put them into a pool &
divide the proceeds if any. Opened
court, called juries &c and adjourned
until Monday, when criminal trials
The "John C. Barr" came down from
Dawson this morning, on her way to St. Mich
-eal, and Charles E. Claypool, wife, 2 chil
=dren and Mr. Tod. Cowles, arrived and
will remain here during the balance of
court time. Also, and much to my
surprise, Mr. V. L. Harlan, wife and
son arrived: He was appointed U.S.