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Saturday Press Supplement, June 11th, 1881,
TOPICS OFTHE DAY.
His Majt.sty is well pleased with tho
icsull of his interview with the Vicoroy of
China, who will help forwnid tho emigration,
if needful, of Chinese with their wives, and
will accord to llits Kingdom- tho same rights
as those conferred on the United States in tho
matter of emigration by tho Into Tro.ity.
Mh. Mqur.NO hns written u letter to II. R.
II. tho l'rineesfl llegcnt, mid had forwnrded
copies to sundry gentlemen in this city. Wo
heticvo that thcro is nothing of importance to
relate, mainly a recapitulation of the exalted
virtues of tho said Mr. Count Moreno, who by
tho byo still declines to communicate with
tho Hawaiian Consols, tnkitiK refuse under
tho address " I'osto Kcstnnlo Rome," which is
not considered by tlioso gentlemen a satis
factory address for official correspondence.
IlY letters leccivcd at the Foreign Office wo
learn that Mr. Mai tin, Hawaiian Cousul-Gcti-cral
at Paris, feols hinisolf unable to with
draw Iiis application for retiiemcrit, iib ho
states ho must bo unavoidably absent fioni
I'aris nt about tho time (lie Royal Part ex
pect to bo theio. However, a qualified gen
tleman will bo appointed, probably Mons.
Collin do I'aradis, to receive and wait on His
Majesty dining his visit to Fiance, and .Mr.
Martin will, if necessary, resume charge on
his icturu to Paris until a peiuiauent succes
sor bo appointed.
"II. M. S. liiicehml-," says tho Sydney
Morning llemltl, " with their Knyal High
nesses tho sons of tho Prince of Wales on
boaid, arrived at King fleoigi-'s Sound on
Max- 10th, and reports that the Flying Squad
ron, to which tho liucthnntt is attached,
quitted the Capo of Good Hope on tho Dili
April. Sho hnd fair we.ither until tho 11th
instant, when tho wind freshened. On tho
mining of tho 12lh a sea sliuck tho ship,
carrying away tho poit life-cutter. At mid
day a heavy sea broke aboard tho ship, which
bioachcd to, and would not pay off. It was
then discovered that tho steoiing go.ir was
disabled. Steam was therefore got up, and a
course shaped for Albany. Tho accident hap
pened in latitude. 10 S, and longitude 120 s
K. Temporary steering gear was made with
sp.iio sp.ii'H. Tho rudder will bo examined
to-day and tho necessary repaiis effected.
The squad i on was last seen by tho Ihnchmite
on tho evening of tho I lth instant, and will
rendezvous ten miles south of Cape Otway on
tho lUth May. Tho health of the Piinces is
excellent. Captain Lord Charles Scott, of
11. M. S. JJiicjtiinlf, thinks ho can effect the
-necessary repaiis in a lew days with assis
tance from shore. Tho rudder must bo un
shipped and hoisted on boaid. The ship is
safe, but it was too boistctnus last night to do
anything. Tho Princes aro well, and Mr.
Loftic, Government resident at Albany, enter
Tin: following is a- cerhnlim copy of the
clause in tho will of tho lato Tliomns C.trlyle,
bequeathing to Harvard College, Cambridge,
Massachusetts, tho books ho used in writing
tho lives of Oliver Cromwell and Frcdeiick
tho Great: " Having with good reason, ever
since my liisl appearance in liteiatuie, a
vaiiely of kind feelings, obligations, and re
gards to Now England, and indeed long befote
that n hc.uty good will, real and steady,
which still continues, to America at largo, nud
tecognizing with gratitude how much of
friendliness, of actually crcdiblo human love
I have had fioni that country, mid what im
mensities of wurth and capability I believe
and partly know to be lodged, especially in
tho silent classes there, I havo now, after duo
consultation as to tho leasibililies, tho oxcilj
abilities of it, decided to fulfill u fond notion
thut has been hoveling in my mind theso
many years; and I do, therefore, hureby be
queath tho books (whatever of them I could
not borrow, but hud to buy and gather: that
is, in general, whatever of them aro still hero)
which I used in wiitiug on Cromwell and
Frederick, and which shall bo accurately
searched fur. and parted from my other books,
to tho President and Fellows ol Harvard Col
lege, city of Cambridge, Statu of Massachu
setts, na a poor testimony of my respect for
that alma muter of to many of my trans-Atlati-lic
fiiends, and a token of tho feelings above
indicated towards tho great country of which
Harvard is tho chiof school in which hciiso I
hnvo roason to bo confident thut tho Harvard
authorities will please to accept this, my
little bequest, and deal with it, and ordor and
use il, an to their own good judgment and
kind fidelity shall hcoiii fittest. A certain
symbolical vuluo tho bequest may have, but
of intiiusio value us a collection of old books
it can pretend to very little. '
Thk sixth and last performance of Pinaloro
was given boforo a crowded tiouio on Satur
day last, and was most enthusiastically
received. The net receipts were to bo given
to;tbo funds of Mechanic Company No, 2, to
help them over the loss sustained by the
destr uction of property canted by tho fall of
Father Larkin's building at St. Louis College.
A number of the firemen uiurchcd to tho
theatre in procession bearing lighted torches,
and u goodly sprinkling of red ehirti added to
tho brilliant appearance of the houtc. When
tho curtain roso a loud burst of applnuso
greeted tho scone. It was evident that tho
wholo company wiih still bent on improve
ment; tho ciow wore hotter distiihnted over
tho stage, and their occupations mora varied
and characteristic. Tho entrance of Itutlor
ciqi was tho signal for hourly applause, and
wo need not say that tho part was sung and
acted to perfection by Mrs. Hnrudcu. The
dialogues and songs which follow woro ex
cellently icndored, Ralph's madrigal, " Tho
Nightingale," particularly so, while tho Hout
swaiu and l)ick Doadcyo played their parts
perfectly. Tho appcarauconl tho "woll-bicd
Captain of tho Pinaforo" was loudly greeted,
and tho cut unco of Joscphino called forth a
long continued shout ol welcome. When the
applnuso of tho audience permitted .Tosophiuu
snug lior doleful ditty in tier best style, and
was rewarded by hoatty clnppiug and cries of
encoro. .Miss Ijiico, liowovor, prelerrcd to go
straight on, probably feeling that her powois
would bo put to a tolerably sevcro strain
hefoio tho evening was ovur. Tho invisible
chorus, tho entry of Sir Joseph's lelatives
"gaily tripping, lightly skipping," and last
hut not least, tho ui rival of tho pompous
K.O.IS. himself and his blooming Cousin Hobo
was ngaiu tho signal for loud and icpeatcd
chceis. Sir Joseph did his part bolter than
over, and Cousin Ilcbo led up to tho choiiises
witli admiralilo animation and dash, and tho
Sisters, Cousins and Aunts replied in liko
manner. At tho exit of tho crew, thoy went
off tho quarter deck in true (stage) nautical
"And then they hitched their trowscrs up.
Alii, I'm toUl, their use;
ItK erjr mlit that sailor men
.Should near those things so looo I"
Tho duct between Joscphino and Ralph was
excellent, and tho choius, " This very night,"
given wi(h equal spiiit mid accuracy. At tho
close of tho flint act tho curtain was again
raised in rcspouxo to the calls of tho audience,
disclosing tho whole company in tho "cus
tomary attitude." In tho opening of tho
second act, tho Captain's guitar song was
loudly oncnicd. and .Mr. Swan.y good iintltrcd
ly repeated it. The elopement scene was ex
cellent thioughniit, ami tho dauco of Jose
phine, Sir Joseph, and tho Captain highly
comical. Tho Captain's haidly-cver-used
"big, big D," when it did come, was very
shocking to relatives and seamen alike, and
keenly resented by ihom all, and promptly
repressed by Sir Joseph. " Farewell my
own by Mr. llarnilen, JIibs Luco and chorus,
is pet Imps tho gem of tho piece, and was
beautifully sung. Buttercup's "mixing up"
ot thusu babies and their being fintbuitli un
mixed was very good, as also was tho closing
choius. Tho curtain tell amidst loud applause,
and calls for Josephiuo I liuttcicitp! Hobo 1
and was onco moro raised in reply to tho
demand 1 Thus concluded tho final icprescu
tatiou of this iiow-lamoiis opcictta, and wo do
not wonder that after au almost iiupicccdent
ed run in London and the provinces, it look
possession of five theatres in New Yoik at tho
samo time, and was poi formed simultaneously
in Japan anil Australia. We linvo been pur
posoly lather diffuse in this final notice, as wo
desire to put on record an instance of whnt
may be dono by an able, painstaking anil
patient group of inn items oven in so limited n
community as this. Wo havo yot to mention
tho inaiines whoso huilcsqiio cl t ill brought
down tho house, again and again. Our thanks
uro duo too, to -Mr. Horger and his bandsmen,
to the talented mid obliging amateur musicians
Messrs. Maiques nud J. iiruwu and to tho"
nblo stugo manager Mr. Godfrey Brown; nud so
" (Jood-bye to ull once more,
To the boatsualll tight,
And the inldthljimltu. '
And tho crew of tho l'lnnforp I"
A goullcuinti who visited one Mow Inst wwik said
that ho counted 21 lnruo trees that woro burned
and fell In about live, hours, hoslilo many small
ones. J. A. M.
Stntomont or Pinafore Company's Por
formnmoe. Believing that tho public feel an Interest In tho
success of tho Into 'onoratio season nt tho New
Mnsiu Hall, wo furnish below, through tho kind,
ness of Mr. F. A. Ilnrndoii tho originator and cn
Klneor of tho schemo a detailed liuaueinl state
ment, which, though not so successful to tho sov
cral bonclloiarics as wo oould wish, still shows
qtilto a ".ratifying, donation to tho Hall, which will
not fnll of appreciation by tho well wishers of
.Mny SO To gros receipt" Mimic Hnll
account J55J 25
UnySl-Tu grin receipts Music Hull
nceonui J--II iu J -II I 23
Mny 25 To gross receipts Stranger's
Krlind account f.l'.H (
June tit Tu gnus receipts Matlnco Singers'
account SI", .'o
JunrSil -Tn gross icclpts Library account lTtltl'i
Juno fitli To gross receipts 1'lromaiis' account 25.'! M
To box account matinee $12 oil
Tn linx account .Strangers SI2 Oil
To box account Library $12 HO M KI
To Library Society...
To Hinging Societies
To Minlc Hull 'Jli SI
To sundry expenses detailed In list at
tached herewith Ml N)
fitutltf :m !I2
Doorkeepers nud l'olkc 15 ()
L'shcrs and ticket takers ft UI
7-111 per diem, sundries, dlllercnt hcnclUs .(" JS
$ 1,821 20
check to Strangers
Costumes:.. II. Kerr
Wntcrliiiiise. Killers. .Mellls
Sundries II INI
Marines, hearers 10 HO
. 15 no
borrowed and rephecd...
ltont of Lyceum for rehearsals (lights,
Sundry small scrtlces, printing, i de
presses, freight, Ac
Six performances, liirnund figures...
Aer.iguig g'Ji 25 ; equal to ) m.
Music Hall (!ros Receipts, two nights $SI1 2.'
25 per cent, from gross
Stranger's $278 Go
Library nil lir.
Singers 857 Ml
l'lremcn C5I Ml
ID 00 -25tl
I .VI U)
Jt I'M 71
Report of the Queen's Hospital.
Honolulu, May illst, 1881,
Tniiletit uf the Quern' Itusjitlul, (Senile
I have tho honor to submit tho fnllnivim.
port for the quarter eudiug Mny illst, 1881 :
llie total number of patients nt present in the
Hospital is 77, viz: 45 Hnwniiaiis, au males, '2.r fe
males: !l'J foreigners, -'.t mvlni nationtH. Nnmlinr
of admissions duriue tho quarter 00, viz: X Ha
waiianH, 'Si males, 8 females, fi7 foreiuners. Dis
charged during tho quarter, 77, viz : ! Hnwniinns,
-'." males. 10 femnlcs. i'J foreiuuers. Denths ilnrinn
tho quarter, Hi, viz: 0 Hiiwiiiinus, 10 foreigners.
The causo of dentin were as follown: Debility, !l;
Dyisentery -' ; l'nlmonnry consuuiption, 4 : Uron-
chltis, 1; l'arnlvsis, I: Dropsy, 1; Aneurism, 1;
Mnrnsmus, I ; 'letiuus, 1 ; Accidents, 1.
Highest number of Indoor patients 9i
Lowest number of Indoor patients , G8
Dally average of Indoor patlenti. 70
Number uf prescription ., .S,1B1
Tho number of patients tnnted in the Hospital
during tho quarter was lis follows : SJnrcU, 110:
April, 101; Mny, 100. Calls nt the Dispensary,
;ilti. Now nnines entered Iu the Dispensary books, 'M.
Itespectfully submitted, ItouutT JIcKlBniN.
From Our Hilo Correspondtnt,
Hilo, Juue 3d, 1881.
EniToa HiTuuniY Pbkss: We have been unable
to see the source of the flow on Mnunn Loa dnriufi
tho past Week and havo ouly seen the end of the
flows very dimly, as it has been cloudy every uiRbt.
It is mulling very Blow progress. A road baa been
made to tho flow nearest Hilo wbicb enable those
who go to reach that flow a littie sooner than the
one that most people havo visited. The Kentlemen
who went to visit tho crater of Mokuaweoweo
returned last Thursday after an absence of ten
days and report that tueaoareu of the flow, which
tie visited after welus the summit crater, is much
leas active than tt was when be saw it in January
last. Daring the progress of the flow we have
thought several times that tho Area were dying
out. when all at oncu it would start out afresh,
making us think it might coutiune for a longtime.
Less Kxnensc as follows:
l'ropartlon of coitiimcs, Ac,
being S'J7 per night $IUI 00
Printing nt (iazi lie .t I'. C. A.. .TJ MJ
Door-keepers & Ushers 15 0U
Police I no
License I no
"No .Smoking" cards. .$ 7 H)
Clearing stugo extra... 2.V)
Tank gasoline K550
Porter nud Smllh for
scenery 1:15 1
Janitor .1: extra ail 45
Check for balance IT) Ti".
Net Itecelpts of Season 393J 21
. ii O. E. K. A. lUnsiiKN, Director.
Tho amounts marked thus were paid by order, nud
"Pinafore" t until not havo been given without Un
building being Insured, nor lighted without the gas, i
the pleco played without tho scenery. r. A. il.
Meeting of Queen's Hospital Trustees.
A Hcmi-nmiu.il meoting of the Board of Trustees
of tho Queen's Hospital was hold at the rooms of
tho Chamlor of Commerce on Wednesday, June
8thui681,nt IU. M. Prcsont: Hon. Charles C.
Hnrris. Charles )t. Bishop, G. llhodes, A. S. 01611
horn, John O. D minis, E. O. Hall, W. h. Greeii,
W. 0. l'arke, itev. S. C. Damon, A. J. Cartwricht,
E. lVAdams, J. T. Waterhouso, Jr.. and JolmH.
His Honor Chas. C. Harris, Vice-l'rceident, oc
cupied tho chair.
The minutes of tho last regular meeting wero
rend nud approved.
Tho physician's report was rend by tho Secretary
pro tern., and on motion, accepted nud ordered
Tho Treasurer's semi-annual report wns then
rend and approved. The report shows a balance
of 4'J80 87 iu tho bnnk.
ihitinn Committee made a vorhnl rnnort
through their Chairman, Hun. A. H. Cleghom,
which was accepted iu duo form.
The Chairman of the Executivo Committee,
Hon. C. It. Bishop, reported tho erection of some
new buildings and the occasion for tho same, ask
ing for the approval of them by the Board. On
motion, the expenditure wns duly authorized.
The subject of tho nllliction among the Chineso
on the plantations taking tho form of paralysis of
the lower limbs, wns introduced by Hon. O. It.
Bishop, and the attention of the resident physi
cians called thereto.
On motion, the meeting of the corporation was
changed from July Bd to July Vth next at Aliiolani
Joim H. 1'att, Becretiry pro tern.
THOSE WHO MAY 1IAVK MOKKY
deposited with us on the tint of July next, either
la Saving Hank or on open account are hereby noiln.'J
that they are expected to make their own returns for
tho lime to the .Assessor In their respective districts
We w required br the Minister of Finance to furnish
to the Assessor a list of depoittnrs, with u sUtement ol
. . . ' " """ "it "onus on llie istdar
onoluln June 3rd, 1W1.
IK HEMKHY U1VKW T AM. PKRJMiNs,
that at meeting of hhareholderi of the Olawaln
C'ompiior. held on the Btl, day of May, IMI.Iiwm voted
to accept thet'harter of Incorporation, eranted to thm
anu ineir astociates and successors, under lha corooraS
name and aivlo of the OLOWALU COMPAN V. on file '
5hJaTof Jfay. 1W1, and that the t'oiioratlon uoder
".Vhr,,",ori',,"U "'l elected iliifollowlai
JpM pW 4t
.'. A. Wldematn,
Y. tt. Pratt.
......,....,.,C. O, Uerger,
......., A, Jaeger, ,
........ ...C O. BeMrr.
C. O. UKKdtflt,
Hetretary Olowalu Compauy.