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SATURDAY, DnCRMMtR e. 1M1,
Notice of liny ccnl of Interest transpiring- on
the ether Islands will always be thankfully received
fur fnit-rtratlon. Cortetponilentt are requested to
append thrirtrae names tn Jilt rcmmnnleatlont,
net tot pntdkallcn nee estatlly, tmt at a guarantee
lht the writer l acting In good faith
Advertisements mnit he sent In by Friday noon
No Insertion tar the current Issue can be guaran
teed when tent In Uter Advertisers wilt mark
the nnmher of Insertion ilelired. from which date
they thargr, any not 10 matatd will be thargrd j
DcmMe-eolumn advertisements, till anil Urge
typet will not be Admitted Into our columns
neither will advertisement! be admitted Into "read
Ing column!, t njr price These rules will be
rigidly adhered to.
I litistmut lotler) tickets arc twlni; offtrnl
f r vlr.
Th- l-aml r-ofrre it 1 "re-ma ea-jttiirr ate well
fcrc tnmlattmi frrmt the W A(hh in In-
' ij - t'RRU nlll 1 fnttml irttetnttrttt.
lrunkennca it triwtlesl to I mi tin.1 In
i it w llmmjttoMt nil th Itlamls of the t;imiv,
Tlicir leave? lsmi a tumil-tr of runaways re
cently, in every CMC ttic mult of ettclmnea,.
fhc imbHe trawl Isimtlne; out of K.imUiih in
tlit cliirctifeti rvf V.wa h Iwirte; mirth Imtuusexl.
Tit Inulkfing of lntln-s anil tlwcllini;
h"vi-ci in llnwnlnlu csinttimvj, ami t heat of
v llicrs that ate to I erctlnl stum.
riK Teaeliett' Amxlitlnnwill linM its rcpi
jt noiritlil) ntr-rling on TuessUy evening nest,
Dcc-eml-tr Ijlli, at IVtt-tlrrt-t m-IkmiI.
Alternate ilayi of tlust ami mini it the pro
gramme u iich the kiwo stems to have hM
il n for n at rrrnt.
IVofcMor Alexamlcr Vent lo .Molokii agitn
tins rrk lo continue the Iri.ingulation of that
Quite a numlicr of sugar milU on the ilifTcT
cnt islands hae Itpin grimling, ami others
arc to commence soon.
The recent heavy storms hive made the
Umling of freight ami passengers in many patts
of the group difficult or impracticable.
As Cliritmat draws near the leading Motes
in town seem to Ie rivaling each other in their
tlTorts to ilitpli) their Mock of goods.
Mr. CruMn will dcliicr a lecture at the
Lilirary ami Reading-room Hall next Tuesday
evening, the 13th instant, taking for his sub
ject "The King of Men."
1 O. Hall & Son have supplied their
patrons with a neat counting-house calendar
w Inch show-s the moon's phases in an ingeni
The Amateur Dramitic Association are hav
ing frequent rehearsals of "Trial by Jury,"
preparatory to its production at the theater
Work is completed on the IJkclike wharf,
which is again quite substantial. The work
men are now repairing the wharf on 4hc es
planade opposite the Custom-house.
Chief Justice Judd and Attorney-General
l'rcston sailed for Lahaina this w cek, to lie
in attendance at the December term of the
Jiccond Circuit Court.
The rice crop in Kaialama and Kwa is now
being harvested, and the yield promises well.
Waialua wjll also contribute a considerable
amount this year, as will Koolau, where the
acreage has been much increased.
Messrs. Dillingham & Co. have issued a very
neat Christmas card with beautifully printni
cuts, for distribution. We liavc noticed a
larger number of these neatly engraves! cards
this season than ev er liefore.
Thursday morning l'ort Surveyor Morrill
made a haul of a 166 tins of opium on the
luikcntine Oiscovtrjr, the property of the sec
on J mate, who liccame frightened when he
saw the vessel being searched and told where
he had it concealed.
The December number of the FritnJ, w hich
completes the thirty-ninth volume, is one of
the best that we have read. We trust that the
future of this much-admired little publication
will t prusM.rous, and that it will ever con
unue its monthly visits with the same regit
larily as in the ust.
The native monthly, to which allusion was
recently made, will make its appearance in Jan
uary. The Islands will then support two
Inly, six weekly ami four monthly publica
tions, eight of which will be in the English
Unguvge and four in the Hawaiian. Advance
A planter on this island informed us a few
slays ago that drunkenness has increased among
his native laborers since the passage of the
liquor taw; that the natives sjiend their money
for gin instead of necessaries, as formerly; that
.they arc often unfitted for labor, and ttiat both
lie and they are sufTcrcrs thenby. The expe
rience Is the same on other plantations on this
and llic other islands.
The Woman's Hoard of MEsssons has made
arrangement with Miss Anne Ilteese to act as
a city missionary under their auspices. She
will devote her time tnjtiaiting from house to
Ikxlsc, seeking out those In need of comfort
and help. Any persons wishing to give assist
ance or suggestions in carry ing out this, work
of Christian love may communicate with Miss
llrecse at her residence, Nuuanu street.
The Honolululu papers hac often called
attention lo the fact that 1 luteins been no
regular time here by which the city's docki
could be legutated, no two showing the same
limes Mr. C. J. I.yom, of the Survey D
rurtment, informs ui that the officers of the
survey cor m have made arrangements by which
they ran furnish the correct time for all public
timepieces such at those In government offices,
churches, steam mills, jeweler shops, schools.
etc-, wherever connections can be made by
telcrJionc. We hope that hereafter there will
lie only one time it) Honolulu.
It will be rcmcuilicrcil by the readers of the
I'ur.ss lint a native turned Kamailc dicsl about
a nvmth agst at Kamoihili under suspicious cir-
cumvtsnect. Dr. btangcnwald, who has been
analysing the contents of the viscera, laving
about completed his examination, Mr. Dayton,
acting as coroner, resumed the Inquest, ami,
after heating all the evidence, the jury returned
a verdict on Monday but. Dr. hungcnwald
testified In substance as follow st He had ex
amino! the stomach ami found In it a a deadly
4ton he likewise found It In the liver,
spleen ami In a portion of the small Intestines,
lie is still at w oik on a quantity of bloody lluid
which he rccclicd with the stomach. He Is
also examining the wilionsof a di'g ami cat
that died at the same lime. The poison found
it of an cUictucly billet taste; it Is not yet
jicrfrctly (Hire, altltough crystals are forming.
The verdict of the jury was, that Kauuile
came to hit death by 'isort aJoiiniilcicJ by
Opium is quite plentiful In town and is
quoted at $J5 per pound.
Mewrn. V. M. (iilxon and S. K Kaal liae
leen miking a ministerial progress around
The linck dilvtrs held another meeting
WnlnesilAy evenlnR and nilovtnl hy Iswss for
Orsnitrs ate gelling to lie ipiile cheap In
Honolulu. As nuny as foutlewi u lil on
the stteets for a iptnlcr.
The cltirens of llllo in irMM meeting a.. -m-Meil
issueil a strong protest agslnsl the actions
of their lncomK-tent tav-ac)t.
J. Wlllhmt , Co. hsve iwieil n tssteful
IiiipIiw curd with l-srge photrjtrplisnf llawai
hn scenes, very tsituMe for fiamtnf;.
A fine resklenee Is If4ng Inillt for Jimes
fast le at the foot of IHinchlsiwI msukn of
lleretania street, a short distsnee fiom Mr.
tieotge Castle's place.
The Imilding at the corner of I'ort and
Merchsnt streets has leen metamorphosed into
an attractive looking store, wiiha vetya-sthctlc
front, liy Mr. S. I-olciet, and takes the name
of the Mechsnics One I'ricc Rtrsar.
The I'urt-Stiect Chinch will lie open cery
Monday, Wcilnc-ula) and Kiidi) mornings un
til Christmas to receive ilonilloiis for the leier
childrin at Molokai. Mrs. J. . Cooke anil
Miss II. K. ludil are the commitlic.
An alarm of fire was soundeil Thursihy
morning, Iml the assistance of the fire engines
was not reiilictl. It was simply a little lilaic
in a Chinese house on Maunvkea street, which
was speedily extinguished.
Kctuming to our sanctum list Thursday
afternoon after a short absence, wc found the
wall decorated with a numl-cr of lieautiful
Christmas and New Year's cards. The decora
tor who was so thoughtful Mill please accept the
thinks of the Saturday 1'kkss staff.
The following is the programme for the
land concert at Kinma Sipiare at 4.30 o'clock
this afternoon :
March Ka UU KaUkaita (h) rcitueil).
Orrrture Klntf hlrihn.. ...
SfmiatleUirtTkLiy .. ,
clniion Don Caikisfoe)
Scleslwil Nxtlch bons (by let(iirsl).
"A sermon to young men," suggested by
the death of the late George llradley liishop
will lie preaches! by the pastor of Torl-stri-il
Church. In the evening Mr. Cruzan will give
a brief prelude on Charles Dirninand Chris
tianity," and follow it with a short sermon on
"Genesis and Geology."
The lepers at the branch hospital were ex
amined this week, and thirty of the inmates
were selected to be sent to Molokai, and w ill lie
taken by the Mtlelii to-day. Kisearc re-
xrtcd so far recovered that it was agreed to
dismiss them. The others w ill remain there,
and extensions arc to be made to the hospital
to accommodate fifty more.
In the case of Hang Lung Kcc & Co. vs
Marcos and Oadl, the policemen who entered
who entered their premises, a judgment was
given for plaintiffs for $40 damages and costs.
The Chinese, elated w ith their success, hav c had
a summons issued against Police Justice Hick
crton and Marshal l'arkc for authorizing the
search. The case will lie heard by the Chief
Justice after his return from Lahaina.
On Wednesday morning, when preparations
were leing made for observing the transit of
Venus over the sun's disc, the sky was quite
cloudy, but afterward liecamc clear. Mr. C. J,
Lyons, assistant surveyor-general, furnishes us
with the following time of egress of internal
and external contact as calculates! by the sur
vey dquitmciit: Kgress, internal contact, nh.
34m. 40s. ; external contact, oh. 44m. 57s. The
ottsenation of the point of internal contact was
a v ery good one.
One afternoon this week a physician of Ho
nolulu noticed a sick Chinaman with the
prison gang on the streets who was scarcely
able to walk. He took him home and attend
ed to him and afterward telephoned to the
prison. They knew nothing alwut the case
there; did not know that any prisoners were
missing but would find out. They soon tele
phoned lock that they had made a count and
found one man missing. After a while an
officer was sent for the man and look him to
the pason. What kind of management is in
practice where a prisoner can be absent for
several hours without being missed ?
A friend hands us an extract from a letter re-
cci eil from his father in Australia, to whom lie
has been sending the Honolulu papers, but has
not written a line aliout any of them. The
opinion is voluntary ami unexpectcsl, and as
such we give place to it, Holloaing are the re
marks, t -- unc 01 inc paiers you tend me, tne
Saturday I'kess, is well got up, Iwth in type
and )uier, am! is equal to anything we have
here. It is evidently trying to Amcricanire
the islands, but the tone of its articles is good,
though it contains some strong statements."
The VlMilvrf Afwthljr tut Dcccuilicr is a
valuable numl-cr. The leading editorial arti
cles arc: "The rianters' Monthly," "Sugar
History," "The Reciprocity Treaty," "Ar
tesian Wells," "Ulur Law," "Coleman's
I'atent Cancl'lamer," and the "Louisiana
Sugar and HIce Crops." The communications,
all instructive, aret "Neesl of a Chemist,"
"Choice and Care of Horses," and "Sugar
Plantations in early days In the Hawaiian Is
lands." The items, which coser three and a
half sages, are very Interesting. The "Ap
pendix to II, M. Whitney's Uiert on the
Hawaiian Kceipiocity Treaty," and a few se
lections, complete the numlicr.
The initial number of the Anliciiii Chunk
CkrouitU has lieen laid on our table. It It
about the site of the FritnJ, with wide double
columns, ami the present number contains
eight pages of reading matter in the Unly of
the aKt, with an additional jiage in suppte
mental form. The covet it devoted lo a church
directory and advertising. The salutatory
states that the editors will give their "best at
tcntion to the church in Hawaii, in Great
Uritaln, in America, ami in the colonics of
Great Ilritaiu," am that I hey will "yield, to
none in broad ami comprthenthe liUralily to
wardt lhoc differing" in religious principles.
Considerable Interesting information in irgird
lo the church in the Islands it giun. The re
mainder of the space U principally occupied by
selections. We hope that the "hesitation"
with which the "little sheet" was launched
will disappear as the months roll round.
Coleman' patent cane-planting machine, of
which we have previously given notice In our
columns, lut been tested quite thoroughly,
and, as it hat workcsl successfully, wc give a
mole detailed account of Ihe manner of work
ing it. It require ten horse and four men to
work it, am can plant half an acre of land
with cane In an hour. It save a Luge amount
of Ubur, and any one can learn quite readily la
oiatc this machine, which coiuUu cucu
tnlly in a furrowing, dropping and covering
device, the whole swung or supported on four
wheels, With very broad tires In prevent the
midline from sinking into the plow est ground.
The furrowing plow Is hung Just back of or
under the front axle, so tint when lowered
Into the ground for plowing the furrow the
front wheels form a guige that glsesiancven
depth to the furrow, no milter whether the
midline goes Into a hollow or over n tidge,
lly n romlilnitlon of compound lestrs, screw
and luind wheel tin luge and lirny furrow
plow l raised nr inucrvd nl will, ftn',tty and
nuify. Any depth nny be given to the futrovv
by In mill); the wheil ami Urns f rclng the
plow deeper Into the ground) at the end of
thefiiiron the plow Is raised out of the ground,
and almvc it ten or twelve Inches, in order to
turn the machine mound. Situates! in tin.'
rear of the levers is the feed dium, with the
dclivciy-sjiout undcinixith wild its loner end
dragging In the furrow. Some little dlstince
fiom the lower end of snld spoul the enveur
blades are placed) euch covercr has n slim, so
llicrc will lie IcM risk of their getting clogged.
The stems wss through guides tint allow of
their being raised or lowcied at will by suitable
Icvengc) the stem guides have a swivel mo
tion Kickwards, so that In case the covirs
strike n stnnc or other olistiuction the stems
will swing liackwanl and allow the covers to
pass over the olistiuction and then swing kick
inlo osiion. 'I he stem guide Ins also a
traverse motion, so tint the covers may lie
kept in vcty crooked fuiiows, The feed-drum
ran lie guigcd to diop seed rnd to iml, or two
or four ftct nutl, or still futlher if re
quired. 1 he light machine Is .1 thuc-w heeled
one, the front wheel tunning in the futrow to
guide the mcchinc along and keep it in place.
We regnt to chronicle in our columns the
death of llradley liishop, cousin of Mr. C. It.
liishop, a young nun who Ins made ininy
friends dining his residence of six )ears in
Honolulu, which time he has been cm
ployed in liishop V Co.'s lltnk. Ilchas belli
indelicate health for some years but it was
only quite recently tint his condition excited
any alarm. He was attended by friends dur
ing his list Illness, and his brother arrived
from Kami on Saturday last and was with
him when his spirit tiKik its High) from earth.
The deceased young man was a mtivc of New
York and twenty-two yeirs of age. lie was
of a quiet disosition, always pleasant, highly
esteemed by his inlimite arquilntanres, and
tesiiected by every one. '1 he members of the
V. M. C. A. of which the deceased was a
member, and a la.ge mimlicr of acquaintances
assembled at the residence of Mr. liishop and
accompanied the remains to the grave. The
funeral services, conducted by Kcvs. Mackin
tosh ami Wallace, were vciy impressive, as
was the singing of the hymns "Kock of Ages"
and " Nearer My God to Thee," die former
sung at the house and the latter at the grave.
The deceased leaves a brother and cousin in
the Hawaiian Ishnds and a mnthe-i, sister and
brother at home in New York, who have the
sympathy of the community in their sad
The ocean has lieen very rough at Ililo
lately. All of the new portion of Real's dock
at Waiakca and almut fifty feel of the old one
his lieen swept away. The three-masted
schooner Courser, which arrived on November
26th, had commenced to dischargcat the dock,
but was comiiclled to anchor and raft the
lumber ashore. Sev cral schxncrs hail to enter
the lay and anchor, as non 1 could discharge
cargoes along the coast .... Arrivetl at Ililo,
November 26th, from I'ort lllakcly, thithrec
masted schooner Courser, Captain William
Colby, with lumlicr for W. II. Kced 520,-
000 feet Northwest and 17,500 shingles. She
made a thirty-days' pissagc; was five days lie
calmed and did not hoist a sail.... There has
lieen sonic rain at Ililo. Tor lour days, com
menring November 26lh, there was a rainfall
of SJ inches, as per register kept by Dr. C.
II. Wetmore...." I'm glad to sec some girls,"
said a lady in Kohila, referring to a recent ac
quisition to the district of two fair lasses; and
others have expressed the sentiment in various
ways. People do not realize the dearth so
fully as when it has been partly supplied, and
then a sprinkling of fair faces is appreciated .. .
llccf is KX)r in Koha)a, but the price lias 1k.ch
raised from 7 to 12 cents per pound. That's
hard on beef-caters ....After a few days of
rainy-and cold weather in northern Hawaii it
liecome warmer again. ...The railroad from
Mahukona is now- completed as far as Niulii
mill. On the 26th ult., the telephone line was
completed to the same place.... The heavy
rainstorms that recently visited Hawaii re
sulted in the destruction of considerable prop
crly at Kaiw ilahilahi, near Laupahoehoe,
William Lidgate &. Co. were erecting a mill at
that place, w here a stream of watet poured over
the- bluff into the sea. A dam had lie-en
erected sulficicnlly strong, It was thought, to
protect tlu new mill, but the force of the
freshet proved too great, ami four Uiilers and
the surrounding brick were washed from their
places. All efforts to divert the flood were
unavailing, and a considerable portion of the
machinery was lost. Some, however, which
had recently lieen linded was saved, although
at first rciorlcd that it liatl been washed into
the sea. The new mill projierty was valued
at some $50,000 or $60,000, ami the loss is
variously estimated at from $10,000 to $20,-
TlhVGS ll'SE AIM) OTIEKWSE.
The reason why the street lamp in Honolu
lu burn all night. Ilecatisc they are so small
they are afraid lo go out alone.
In the J'. C. A, of Septemlier 71I1, a gentle
man writing to that paicr from Ililo, objected
lo his name! ving placed In the lutof Ameri
can office holders in Hawaii, saving, after
slating that he was a Hawaiian, "What if
good enough for Hawaii, is good enough for
me." The same gentleman this week presents
a formidable list of grievances fiom the ieople
of Ililo, adopted in mass meeting.
The 'Titer of Monday last, in a commu
nication published ill its editorial columns,
comes out in a warm expression of aloha fur
China and the Chinese, hating just discovered
whit a dear, good, desirable ieopte they arc.
It teakt of tlicir habitual goeal order but all
people arc orderly where they are prosperous.
Mr. U Hung Chang said that "nowhere else
in the w 01 1.1 outside of the Celestial Umpire
tail Ihe Chinese emigrant been so well treated
as in Hit Majesty's dominions," In conse
quence of this little taffy the Picmiii's organ
lla-i its liny wings ami crows, forgetful of the
fact that in no country In the world lias the
native opuUtion been so crowded to the wall
by the Chinese immigrants at in Hawaii Wc
still Isold that an unlimited Chinese immigra
tion it fraught with danger to the state.
Those who liavc noticed the peculiar chilli
net of the nights ami mornings this season
may I Interested In this Polynesian explana
tion of it t " The wairior tpiritt of post ages,
at wdl at Imsse recently stain, constitute the
dark clouds which, for a while, tnUrcr4 the
U'H'.Ul ray of the morning sun. Durin. the
rainy season they cannot asccru lo the war
lior't jiildJK. In thi Cnt month of the wet
cnn, Ihi atmosphere l pennded liy these
ghosts, to whom the chilliness of death Milt
clings. I The new liquor law, will, it. free sate '
" ' ' ' I
of spirits, has added n great many recently to
these deMtteil Hawaiian spirits Their great
numlicr hides the sun fur day together, oc
casioning the dull, heavy sky, chilliness ami
oppression nf spiiits iisusl attheiienlng of the
rainy season. When the talny senson ends,
the sky bcromn mottled, anil light lleecy
clouds xi over the heavens. These arc the
spirits nf the ileniitrsl, iptlirtlnrf for their High)
lo the upper pnr.nllse. 'I he heaven heroine
cloudiest, the weather bright ami warm, It l
liecause th sc spirits hive I iken llielr depiilurr.
'1 he living can then resume then nidm.iiy avo
cillons in comfoit."
A A'f'AViM'A'A A- Sl.UK.
Km H)R I'kmi-In Silmday's edition of
the '. C. .1 , a miserable scmip indulges in n
general tirade agiinst the United SHIes, nml
insults the noble women of America hy miking
nn assertion ns untrue as it Is unfit for pulillrn
lion, lie t.ikwputlctilir pains to enumerate
certain physical conditions In the slates, ai
of exception tl occurence, but as pronounced
curses) in fict, the uilscreint curse-i the stales.
The poor wretch who cnncd the article it
Is not difficult to mlnl out, ami vtt, this
same wolf In sheep clothing, referring
to the (iiittft article on the alarming incrense
of leprosy, speaks ns follows I "G1e.1t as well
as little countries, hive their spiciil curses,
but we do not think that the Intelligent pitil
olic ciliren of any country would otcupy him.
stlf with a vivid picsintatiim of some nilioinl
cuise for foielgii olitcrvatinn ami rousiilera
tion." Had this miliilous slur on Ainirlra
and htr sons and daughters ociutcd where
there is less love of outer linn among the real
dints of OKI ami New Ijigkind, who form llic
mijor put of our fouign Kiim1itlon, the
cliinrei would Inve been ftvorible fur a demo
lition of Iheolice by nightfall on the day the
article npicatetl. n.
I'linoK Saiijkiiav Pkkss i Good men
dilfer radically, and honestly, in regard lo the
liesl methods of suppressing inlemier.ince.
Hut there is one plnse of temperance work in
which all cm ngrev, and in which nil who wish
to save their fellow men from this great sin,
can unite. I refer to prevention saving the
youth, and young men rspcchlly, from ever
forming Ihe Inlitt of drinking. This pr.1ctic.1l,
common sense way of suppressing drunkenness
is very hrgcly ignored liy temperance worker.
It is true tint it is .1 more quiet, retiring w.iy
of working ; it does not employ brass hinds ;
its leaders arc not "lioniml ;" it docs not
sttike ami d.iule the unthinking by exhibiting
the "brands" it Ins "plucked from the burn
ing" fire of drunkenness. l!ut where it is effi
ciently, rwrsittcntly, and wisely pushed in any
community, Ihe results for good sur'iass ten
fold the ordinary so called "temperance work"
of reclaiming drunkards. It is much Utter to
save a man from falling thin to wait till he
falls, nml then pick him up bruised, ilchiscd
and degraded from the gutter, and try to re
construct his shattered manhood.
I write especially in the interests of a large
class of homeless young men clerks and
mechanics, and working men, huddled in the
hotels, lioarding-houses, etc., of Honolulu.
Now, don't lie horrified when I say that the
rum-shop supplies a real want of this class.
There is no other public place in this city
where young men may meet, in an informal
way, to enjoy each other's society, and amuse
themselves with games. The average young
man does not care much for reading, especi
ally after a hard day's work. He is a social
creature, and after his day's work is over, likes
to go uku the street to see " the liovs.t" piss
ing his time in a well-lighted and furnished
room, in a friendly chat, or trying his skill at a
gime of billiards. There is nothing in these
desires but what is natural, nothing wrong.
Where can such a young man go in Honolulu?
There is but one place the saloon.
They do things' belter in fioston. Tint old
1'iiiit.in city h.is " sought out many witty in
ventions," but none that seems to me more
common sense thin the one described in the
following, which I clip from the lloslon corre
s'Hjntlence of a Chicago paper :
" I wrote you last winter aliout the opening
in this city of a large coffee-house. The expe
riment has proved in its various phases a thor
ough success. Patrons at first came in shyly,
suspecting it was sonic new charitable device,
but finding it a true business enterprise, laid
aside their hesitation. The Casino is well
located on Washington street, its rooms are
airy and pleasant, ami the lunch counters fur
nish simple refreshment at slight cost. Coffee
is served ill cups of three sizes, at two, four
and six cents rcsK-clivcly. I have never tasted
a choicer beverage thin the two-cent cui
may it bea six-cent the next time 1 lo which
I was invited last spring. On one side of the
building is a spacious room designed for
women with or without escorts. It is supplied
with tables, a piano, books and iapcrs, and
here simple entertainments, musical or drama
tic, are sometimes given. In the room exclu
sively for men, smokim is enioved. billiard
tables aic at hand and may he hired, Iml no
lie-tling or games is permitted. The patronage
lias lieen abundant and of hist the class de
sired. It was not cx'icctcd that the intemper
ate would leave their haunts for a clean hall
ami no liquor, The aim was rather to furnish
a cheerful place of result for homeless men
and boys who, lacking homelhing better, arc
likely lo Unit Into saloons. 1 trust the tune is
not far distant when the saloons will find these
cotfeu houses formidable rivals. A second,
the " Alhmibra," has this week lieen opened
just off ilowdoin Square. The- location is ex
cellent ami the api-ointments liner llian at the
asino. Whatever ilillercnce as to uicllioils
divide te-miicrance men, here Is a common
ground upon which all may stand.
Now, Is this not an Idea that should lie uti
lized in Honolulu? There is money in it for
any man, or set of men, who will lake hold of
it. It is not a " Boston notion," that will
thrive only in that latitude-, for three such in
stitutions, alt layiug their proprietors hand
somely, are now in existence In Philadelphia.
I know the ready answer of some te-mjier-ance
workers! That the new V. M, C. A. lull
will meet this want. Perhaps it will. Hut I
doubt if it will supply the needs of Ihe class I
liavc in mind. What they want, I not charity,
not something free, but a genial place where
they can go and Vy Iktir trsy, and find so
ciability. Ihe average young man dues nut
widi lo lc reformed, and i suspicious of any
covert attempt to Improve him.
The saloons meet his social wants, in a very
imperfect way, and at hi moral peril. Hut
they permit him to keep his indeiemlcnce, by
nuking him uy his way, and they furnish a
place w here lie can socially meet hit fellow 1
a thing which the temperance woikcrt have
so far failed to provide for this class.
Who will start a "Casino," in Honolulu,
not at a charitable, but at a Itutlncs enter
prise? A TrUrtKANCK WUKKKK,
Honolulu, Dec 6, 1S.S2.
IWe lielie-ve Ihe Heaver TcmiHrancc Saloon
on Foil street It designed by Its proprietor to
1111 tmt tuition a tar ami a last a possible.
lAittei an4 CsaiWutcn vutiioc San TraiKiMM will
fcnj ry uVairaU KuiuWuJ Kuwia tn Suu anJ Su
gleal No. l ij UooigMCBery hi., Cucnsr lluck. Mia.
T, IImxv, fvceiclly of Honolulu.
i "I in
To the La4iet.
Kertrant fancy work fjc the kulkUyt. OJcrt laVaa
a4 Wmucu) i eft lu liwcuUe, MlVaf au4 rrawal tutrwl
Jcry Weak lu te mi wy Jay fiou 10 a. u. u r.
u., U JI t'utt Ulert, (uaal doui to Ihr, Ulwlie.)
i i i
Our ituck of KutUoUcry aaj Fancy (hateee. Worked
Indict' kuUoUersd Sa.kt, and all of our (oudt wial
U tud al cacxdiJ.ly low uikct U wdw to
UlAb A UONZALViaS,
Ml" 57 HH1 tUfet.
ASmressfhl House' A Surretaful Home' a hiIV
,n "" titx In Retail IhyOoc,!.- .r ,
ft " "''-"" M'"r I.-, rf n-. J
rlshel. rtmer Fori an.l Ifnl.l .ttr.lL H. IV... ri
Mr rltlifl hasnci)utinl tlieaitof hiittlmir custom Any
thy Clouds Hoiim can, hy frrcly AtltttlWtng, draw to
lomtrs, owe or toicc) tsit lt hM llim, avlrnjuy Ihrlr
eonWenre, calls for llie emleif lail ami liWrahly,
Cht mini t. msilrd down nn.l told for what Ihey
are nw mlrrevnt any Aillcle Hull Itlhe )nht-y
of Chide J t'IOil, and Ihst Jicy has made the fiml
ona iif ihe greatest In lis line, on Iho bailing ihnntugh.
fare of Honolulu, Ihe I-atling Millinery Slme of
ChaitesJ riselitl, Is Id Honolulu Ul Mncy's Is Id
NwVwl Chutes.! FMitl malts a tiilty if Mil
Iiiif ry ttr I Ik store Is one of lh ll.l of Ihe illy,
OlTice of Superintendent of Water Woiki,
Honolulu, July 3, 1M1,
All persons having Water I'rMli-ges are notified lint
their vV'ATra Uaikh ale paaM semi annually, In ad
v-ance, al lite office nf Ihe Siiriiilrlnlrnt of Walrr
Wotkt, foot of Nuiiamiu Mtctt, Hmhi the 1st day of
Jantllryaml Jiilyof nth Veor. C. II. VIIUN,
115 if Suprnnlentlenl Walrr Woilts,
HBO II. tiAViriS A Co,
MUNIS I OK I III.
Offer fur fralc frum llie cnrnor of lli OUrttH ant!
jllicr tcirni vc-smI, tli
DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING:
Print of btc.1 M)l f.W color llliie D-tnim-i, wlitic
Cor Jon Sliretin;, Hortuck't Lunit Cloth.
I trow n I ineii Drill, mire X itirm,
Blue and White Chock LWtado,
Fancy Dress Goods,
K 11 v.ta CriOi. Siarft, lie, Cravitt,
ml fancy Work, l-nliei Llo-sc.
Men Hiutc niid drown uoiton Mall'
llo-u;, Mot's KraJ)-nuJe
LMIiiiii, India Kuliln-r
Regatta and 'Woolen Shfrta,
ItlueanJ Orey Hurt- HhiiVcK, White LVllon ItUnUts
ail color, Aliei anil HiijihU 'Woolen aim
Cinton Ma illicit,
Velvet and Tapestry Carpetings,
Car"l4 and Uni.
SUGAR BAGS, 20x36
Coal Bags, large and small,
Prime quality, heavy and light Iturlapt, T wine,
Galvanized Corrugated Roofing,
in 6, 7, 8. and 9 feci lengths, (14 gauge) ciew and.
withers lo match, fence Wire, nos, 5, 6, 7,
Vtith I'hiltii, JlnllH nttil .Vtlkea rumitlftr, J-'trr
llrlrht, h'll c t'lny,
Dlilllnu, Clinlk, I'rlloir Orlirr,
A full assortment of GENTS' SADDLES
also a few very nice Ladies' Saddles,
Saddle Cloths, Bridles, etc.,
3f 5 and 7 yard, length,
Liverpool Salt, Rock Salt, Demijohns, I,
2, 3, 4 and 5 gallons each, Galvanized
Buckets, Tubs, Basins, etc., Iron
Bedsteads, Crockery, Zincs,
Paints and Boiled Oils,
from 3 to 10 inches,
superior, Topsail Chains,
"Admiralty Test," sizes X,
)i, 7-10, y, inch, Floor oilcloths,
ALES, WINES AND LIQUORS,
Cun tiling (if
'Tig Brand Stout, to plot and quarti,
Guinness' Stout, Belfast Ginger Ale,
Blood ft WoltVa Ale, pints and quarts,
Baas' Ale In pints and quarts,
India Pale Ale la pints and quarts.
Fine French Brandy to bulk and cases,
Hennetij'a Brandr In cases, ', ', and ''
Old Tom, Cheap Brand In catet.
Old Scotch and Irish Whiskies.
Dupletals, "Red Bar and other tne Clarets la
Best Sherry In bulk and cases,
Champairne In quart! and pint,,
Powell DuiTryn Steam Coal.
I AINB ft Co.,
t'iT .Srmr, lloNniui.il, II, I ,
WE BEG TO INFORM OUR PATRONS
'Chat we at cotiuaitily receiviog Urie ad
cluimta tu cmu aiuck u
HAY AND GRAIN
And a purtrui in Luee Ut For Cab,
art iulU-4j to
SELL AS LOW AS ANY OTHER HRM.
Hala-the LARGEST STOCK lu the Kingdom
lib the best attorteMBt, Buyers would Jo
well to obtala oar prUea t-etore or
derui( tlaewber. Weaaeea
a'rrcl Mill fur Mnle, tA Jt(a mU full,;
In cow) order. Will giiod from i lu a lutit ict day
Sole agent for lie
Tfee Cbeapett, StoptMt -4 aWM in Uat.
Wa art K only am. fmf tU it4 fri0 C'ir.a.
riR) laVtaT isfs-WWHW vtusTi tM tmmwm ., sVM I"
Cure ibcai tncapr lllitwfli tu Inao
by UitkiJ ywwr froU-rJ (
tAim, cfluvuiet H luad
ENGLISH JlCKI-tS. ASSORT Kt), gUAKIS.
rANTCU-A SMART BOV FOR SIOKC,
r (In tuixi) one livliur wiik ail oamtft uttsntd.
1 to J. H. LVNCH.Tt Kunf sue.
ASTI.It A COOKK,
Would rail attention lo their Large ami
varied Stock of
Con d Minf of the unriv-ll-M P.vU llrel
'Hi Mhne Sltcl Hr-raWra, nrvd Furrowing I'low, Mo
line Steel Howl all liret I'Unet, Jr , Culti
vators, t t JkriiTi ,
John Deere' Gng Plo-wa.
PUnter.' Muetitf tlie .,( iiuIm,
MISSION..' CKf.r.llKAIHi CANK KNIVKS
ntftde In order, Atnet Sim veil and Sji.vle,
(at Jrrt I loci. Canal Harrow., Of
Jlowt, VuVet, Cluint, Fence
Sugar Mill Requirements.
SUGAR BAGS, SUGAR KEGS.
Suenii Oil, C)liiid-r, Iard
and Kcro-vcne Oil, Perfect
I.uUkatoni, Plumtugo, Al
hany Uirisf. Div-ton--, ami
h and J I ilei, nlUiciand
kind. Steim Puking, Hat
and Round India Rubber,
AlMo nml Soap Jit one,
rh Packing, Imha KuIh
lirr 1 loss-, K to -J inch. Pit",
and CmijiliiiK, Nutt And
Va-dif-r, finidied, Machine
I toll, all ftiei. Col J treii'd
Hlack smith's I"'niiieer'i ai.d
CnrtienterS Hammer, Piim
Cutters, Winches, 8 inch to
34 inch, Anvdt, Vices, 1 ule
Scrawr Grind-stonet, HeU
American Bar Ironand Tool
Sterl, Htuldern Hardware,
all kind and &l)lei, Hutv
buck'i Paints and Ods, raw
and boiled. Small Paints (n
Oil. in uree variety. Dry
Paints, Umber, Venetian,
Red. Ochres, Metallic, &c,
Whitintr. German Window
au'td sties, Manila KumI
No. t and s Flour, No. i and a Rice,
Crushed Su ear, China and Japan Teas,
a"a 1 ...... "!- CI- .!.&
I VSIUI t SWlIti, iJHUUVWf aWUUBsVVI
-Tnest Table Fmlti from the Factory
Pure Bmrllsh Solces. Condensed Milk.
Cocoa, SPECIALTIES: The IMl
rrr Keronrttr Oil, II emtttn tV
tHfuynl JAnint't 14 Inch, iluhhrr
Sprlntf '''( CnnvuM JtruKe just at
hand.Blake Steam Pump Valves .Pack
In . -Sc, Blake Boiler Feed, Juice or
Molasses. Irrigating & Vacuum Pumps
Weston's Patent Centrifugals Complete.
ALSO ON CONtU.NMKNT
Lalirorma I lav. liar lev.
aalmon, I lam,, Ast-estcrt Aiixturc tor itoiiers t
aiul Steam Piim-s, ery cheap, Fence Wire
and Staples, Galvanized Roofing,
Wilcox and Gibbs Automatic; Singer Manufacturing
Coni,iany, Assorted! Remington Company. Family;
WilKn Machmev the bet assortment to ,be found.
and at Ilottom Prices.
New Goods bv every arrival from England, New
York and San Francisco.
1 Nw Traction Engine, 8-kona powr.
Orders from the other Inlands filled at Ucst Rate and
WlloLKkALK AND RkTAIU
and manufacturer of AKKATKl) WATKKS.
luiiMjctertand Dealers In
rtao7 ctaA TclUt ArUoltwa.
trc, Kic, lie,
Sole Agents fur the Celebrated
TOBACCO AND CIGARETTES
ItelfaHt Cllnyer Ale,
)Nuaau St', aod Corner fori and Menaaat St.
HONOLULU, II. lol
I HAVK THK hLICAS
1 1 aav ejeaeal a aew
1 lire of aeoowaatnei Ikat
Keatawraat, U y tstnai.ll etesMf, earaw uW riaa
Maikat, end aat teeaaued lu rsuwiaa riaaTi.Aae
ikeiWirf tluiair. tMummt. or luaafc. tual asW (aisaT
ade to Uclude aH UaM lea aeartet afctik I aat gey
owa caiaf cum, aavl oaa aittaeatia tteat lVe weW
AKeayt o. UtStikZnUnUJ3i
rLMASON, late ciwef cook a ike "OM Ccaajer. tc4
LI) KONA COrrKK. rwaal a
Br r. 8. PRATT ft Co.
On THUMDAY.Deemtar 14, lHHV.
il id o'eltislt a. H ,
.11 Anfrarnnni I llrnecr lllnrk), trill lie .I11M
AT I'UIIMC AUCriON,
20 Punt Marino -anil Rontlt Down
f. S I'KAiT Co ... Auctloxrun
V lie lo rtntif)! the i-ulilie that will huld
EVEN IMG SALES
At our riMiins (llavrr III.kV), Quee n ttieet, on
Decomtxir 1 6th
19th and V.1d,
Wlifn we will offer llie filiesl trlrtlloii X
USErUL AND 1'ANCY ARTICLES
1 hat has r tfure ltn offeitd for
ChiiitmAt atiJ New War's HoliJiiys
eMTror tiiecial catalogues,
see further aJlrrittse-
nienls. noeclal accoiiiinoiUtlons for l,AIilr.h atlend.
Ing our tales.
. S. rHAIT Co , AvcTinNat
GHAS, J. nSHEL,
riNEST AND RICHEST GOODS
i ( It
""" rwCTP' n -W'3 STT
0K SALS I
TWO SECOND-MANH KXCABSSKS, ONE
SKATKD .AST CUT-URDKR. ONK
REACH WACOM. ONK SINGLK
DRAY, NORSK AND
AD A abeve are la good order, nearly at (cud at eew
riJ G. WKST.
la QJifanJ ai taxaave a tew raote (aBtala fue taWaagg; Lv
aHea ta erae nemearawta m
KNGUUi, rUNCU ANB alUMC
E. P. ADAMS, AUCTIONEER.
nmn.Au cash sai.ii,
I'llilttft, lirrembrr Iflti, ISMS,
at In A M , AT stlrseiaiH,
A uinlir.HMNr it
FRKSII OKOCI'.KIU, 8UAK, HHU.M), KTC
tS E. P. ADAMS, Auctlnnr.
'OitncLosunn of moktoaou.
Ilr litu of a iwrr ef al rrmtalnnl In rntaln
Moitrai. Ikul, mail by MANUKI.A MAK.M.II. im"
llrrla, K1..I111, M.iii.l l Ualill, in ravnf iX JOHN
MrKKAtlUK, als.11 tal,l lUrla, ilalnl ll, ifiS day
of May, A. I), fill, an. I irron!l In IJUr IS, ti
ia ami 105, In the offite of Ilia KraUliar tim
aiKPi, aiul on aitounl rT a I rrail, or cuvtnant In hiJ
NutUeltliereliy tflven thai the aaltt mortgage will Le
forrcluvij on Ihe m ilay tJ Notemt-rr (ultlino), lB8i.
an-t thai Uion furnlmtite Ihe estate therein mentioned
will tie Immrtllalely alfeitleit as lor tale it ttitlic auc
lion. JUIIN McKKAMlh.
Mmtgasre, liy hltallotney, J M laIJwii
llonoliihi, Nov I, I8
Purtuant to llir a1ive, I am Instructed to tell at iuh
lie atKllon, at lay aatetruum, oil
Saturtlny, Deionmbeir 9, 18H2,
At If o'clmk niam, the (.rolietly comlel in Ihe fo,e
gotnir notice, tnn,itiiig ,4 the followinR lots or i-irteU
of lV.AI. KSIAII,, l .
All lhat A ttr turret ,4 Unit In Iteeia, containing
.iiaml.loacirt.ileunlieilinK. I No 1110 Alio, a lu
conlaiiiitig 1 4iinu airet, ileMtlbeit in It. I No aovi,
am, m nn (villaining , wj ,00 acres, iiescrioeu in iv r
I etmt cadi, jreecll at eitienc or liiiichacer.
118 V V. AHAMh, Auctioneer
JALB OF LEASE LANDS
HEL0N01N0 'IO ESTAfK OF CIIAS. I.ONO,
Sntnrdnjr Decomber 9, 18N2
At la u'clock itoon, at Mlfirooni.
llie tindtriiaTn-rd It .nitnicttd bv the Admini.trjtur
of lite kUnt estate himI gmnliin of the criildrrn nf llie
tale -l.ii.wisM loiiit, Hith tde cotKurrence ot tlie wltjow,
to offer fur kale
A l,enr fur h Trrnt of Trit IVrri
From the Hill of I)ecrndr. iBSi. all tl- l.and in
Monoa Valltv. with tl.e Uiitdinir'. titer eon titloriciiitt lu
the ti(.te, coiii'r!inK
Ahmtt 4 !i Arrrn vf Kit In timl Ktthi iMrJ,
Of the KaIu Ilid. there are from li to it acte well
supplied with water, and con-sequently very tuitaUe fur
nee i-Miuing A urge t-att oi ti.em t now 1'UnttJ
with PAN AN AS, KlClUnd KALO.
Kent, payable quarterly In advance
For further inrliciilArft and drscrJLitEon of tamli srid
tulldmut, o, ply to P. A. SCHAKrKM, or lu
lis h.. r. AI1A.1I&, Audiotieer.
T AND AT KALIIII.
lly onkr of KahalrioiiIi, assignee ol tnoitgage lo K.
F lltcVertun bv Kll Naoiiala and Kalukih. his w.le.
dale,! Ilcceinlicr l, 1678, and reconlcd in Lltier 7,
runo jyi, jyj miu jvf H,lu ul account 01 conuillun
broken, ( will offer for ule at my aalecmoin 11 Hono
Saturday, Daoemberr 0, 1882,
At it O'clock Noon, all ttiat certain piece or
PARCEL OK LAND SllUAIKI) IN KALIIII,
Oahu, and ilescrilieit fully in Kosal Patent No. i,tj,
Kuleana No. 1,697, IO( NaoiuU, deceased, fattier of
said Y It Nauiula, containing an area of 3 91.100th acres,
Conslcting of 'I WO WOODEN HOUSI'S. Ttiere
aichve KAI4 1'ATcnra on Ihe jirojieily.
Deed at llie csicnM! of Jiurchaier. Term, cash
1 16 E. P. ADAMS, Auctioneer.
STEAMER INTEREST FOR SALE.
IIV ORDER 01' Z. S. SI'ALniNG, ESQ,
I WILL S I'.I.l. AT AUCTTOX
Saturdar DaoeataW IS, 18812
AT It O'CLOCK NOON, AT ALEt0OU,
AN i-Bm INTEREST IN THE
STEAMER JAMES MAKEE.
Jfiia nl r rail u maitr a Vrutll of $SO,OUO.
E. I'. ADAMS AuCTitiNasa
lly the Slut ami A'arriu we have recelveii LARGE
AKUi I ions 10 our nock ca
FURNITURE IN EVERY LINE !
And we art telliuc
AT THE LOWEST aA'
WeaUci MANUFACTURE la order
of every aiivl,)
C- and Msni, I
Lounges and Bad LotMg ta
avade to ee dee.
rnnkmr oatat aVaew taWr eAalae a
COVKKINOa IN MLK OH rUIN RKrf
I T-agBMaggariHk .