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In 1913, John Spickett's Orpheum Theatre opened at the foot of Main Street in Juneau.
In 1937, Mrs. Nell Scott of Seldovia was sworn in as Alaska's first woman legislator.
In 1947, the Aleutian Islands mailboat, Clarinda, was destroyed by fire at Sand Point.
In 1979, two Anchorage men received jail terms for "moose killing."