PUBLISHED: 4:05 PM on Wednesday, March 28, 2007
Photo: 140 candles

HAINES - Two women from Haines light 140 candles Saturday, March 24, at the annual Haines Day at Nugget Mall in celebration of the 140th anniversary of the Alaska Purchase. Haines Day included several exhibits two entertainment features with a fantasy re-creation of William Henry Seward announcing the final agreement at 5 a.m. March 30, 1867.