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July 22, 1916 – Agent Nelson reports large receipts of fish this week at the Glacier Fish Company’s cold storage ship. About half a million pounds of halibut and 150,000 pounds of salmon and black cod have so far been frozen.

Hans Walderhaug’s schooner Mars, which was partially destroyed by fire while fishing near Five-Finger Island, October 5 of last year, is again ready for halibut fishing. The vessel was rebuilt by O.B. Jacobson, and is equipped with a new 25-horse-power gas engine.

Herman Papke started from his place on the Narrows Thursday morning with what would have been the f...

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