for increased in the Terrible Experience of Klondike Gold Hnniern. Seventy Mile River, Alaska, via Seattle, Seattle, Feb. 20. Lee Pate, Julius Steinberg' and- J. A. Ritchie of Montreal haVe returned from an unsuccessful effort to relieve a party of prospectors at the head of Porcupine river. They were over six weeks. For six days they practically without food. All their snow shoe lacings and spare skins were their dogs. Ritchie, who led the relief partv, had been 'a member of the that was to be rescue*. It consisted Ritchie, D. A. McPhee of Winbarg, Moffatt of Pembroke, Ont.; Philip Blll- neu of Duluth and Alec Holmes of Fresno, Cat.