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HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, FRIDAY, AUG. 1G, 1912.
?tftftrtlltlit if4 jlttf f fvt4t 'll't,'r81l sif filial ion. It is trm that there aiv a
VniUllulU XUi - lUuilFIUT iiuiiilM i of prominent ritizens of the territory
I f LIVuliMALI I 1LJ
tn which Is combined the HAWAIIAN STAR, Mtab- hvll S,IV rtf t,M 1 U'UH ti' fi,,t,, ,,nt 1 il,V!
Ilshed 1893. and the EVENING HULLETJN, establish- uA to he found, as a rule, artivelv identified
edl&M. ) . . , i A. E. LARIMER of the' Y. M. C A.
Jwith I In paity whose main sHMrt seems to he has left for Kauai for wefck :t . vaca-
MEMDER ASSOCIATED PRESS.
IULKY JI. ALLEN Editor less
meal-ticket crabbers ft-d !v Link Mel 'mid ! tkm-
. T. fUFt is spending tins we?k
WALLACE R. EARRlNiiTON
As a matter of rereni history, the jjovernor
SUBSCRIPT I OX KATES:
Per Month, anywhere In United State ...
Per Quarter, anywhere In United States
Per Year, anywhere In United States
Per year, postpaid, foreign
Rusmess Manager appointed "oI. ( J. McCarthy umii one of the
'most important public 'commissions in the terri-
J-oriLAKEA OTRfcET tony-the harlHr commission, and Col. Mc-
in Hilo. He expects to rt-turu next
REV. FRANK OOODSPEED will ex
tend his stay in Honolulu until
middle of September
MORE LIGHT ON THE CHICAGO
Honolulu. T. H.. Aug. 16. 1J12.
Editor Honolulu Star-Bulletin,
Sii : When our Incoherent and in-
the i accurate but interesting and explosive
px-ifovernor returned from the Chi-
MEKCHANT STREET iCarthv is the gentleman who managed the last
If the Democrat of the territory think they
can do themselves or tin territory any good by
CARROL M1CHENER. a former Ho- caso convention wearing a badge
nolulu newspaperman, is connected "Thou shalt not steal." it seems that
with the China Press at Shanghai. it was iwrsonal and expiatory, for,
J. G. HARKNESS. general secretary like bis maker, he now admits that
of the Wellington. N. Z., Y . M. C. A., most of the Roosevelt contests were
passed through here on the Marama. attempts to steal. As a loyal Yale
MRS. DORIS PARIS was a passen- graduate allow me to quote to him
ger to arrive at Honolulu this morn- from the most reliable, fair-minded
Per Six Months im
Per Year, anywhere In United States 2.0U
Per Year, anywhere Ini Canada 3.00
Pr Year, postpaid, foreign 4.00
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raisilla roWOVeran appropriation for Hawaii'!" m the Pacific Mail steamer bi- and respected journal in tne country,
iiiiniu,, u w,i iii ilena. : nair which is suiiortinz not Taft
exhihit at the San Francisco fair, the people of
the territory will soon undeceive them.
.. JJypwri!, detent her qh ire mayf may claim
the turrit tttitlthat hc admits the n orth of u:hat
she mimic irith nuch care, and thus (firm rirtnc
indirect ; ;xr;f(V)Wper,r y
'. "PADDING PAYROLLS FOR ' POUTICS
Anojlier step in the snpory isors' plairto hire
y 1 Bpecial clerk for the boanl ami add a new sal
7 i t aryfo a hiii'densoine payroll is to he taken to
y ,J o night by a majority of the board if if can force
... the ordinance through second leading.
y Under the ridiculous guise of getting up -a re-
port on what the board has done, its memlK-rs
are trjing' to lay a petty political game. This
f k Kaei a tlij tar-RuUetih has stated before, is
! yy simply to give he supervisors the ki nd of pub-
: T; licity that will shed a soft, refulgent glow over
: y their year and a half in office, that will lenl a
y roseate hue to' their record, t hat will fascinate
: ; and Influence the voters toward sending the im-
- ; mortal Keven back to the city hall for two years
Vyiiore iiuy Inive
. TJieff?upervisbrs who favor ,tbis beneficent
y;:yy' iM'!. 'pointed; out- hvo: main advantages,
y y?--rthat'it will keep the publyc iufirined day by
y y vday ;as: tovhat the board is doinjg, find that it
y i jvili v!t - iifia complete report to the legisla-
As to the legislative report, the Star-Bulleiin
-;rpointi3dtvtJ fact that thlfislalitA:!6fci9
J.'eiprefy called for this
. - report from the supervisors. The report is now
made ly the conn tx auditor. This paper has yet
to; set! liroof that there is any Jejuni requirement
now existing for a report Xrdml the board to tlie
legislatum If there is no such reiuirement, the
yservisors ar simply padding payroll.
Now: as to the other point, that the public
will be kep informed as to whht the board is
If the board is sincere in this, it would have
ysouio advantages, but the board is not sincere.
; vTlie;l6anl would not; for instance, wish to kwp
, ; . ,iue puuiic.iniormeu as to wnere and nnder what
c rcuinstan(itSjb are held.
yjCffhoselmw were squawk-
Yy inrf lojidlj a few days' ago for a new sttm-roller
y y tjwould probably not care to make public the dtv
tails of an agreement by which a certain finn
y , y belts Wits to get the patronage." Th(e caucuses,
y yth(e.agreenents, are iniifters of interest to the
public; .but the public would not . get such pro
eeedings thnwgh any sheet, or any publication
rintrolledby the supervisoi's and therefore
;; handled by political trimmers with one eye on
:t lie voter and tlie 'other eye on private interest.
Certain "members of the board seem to think
the Star-Hulletin has a selfisV'nd in view. To
thosti of the public who might Je deciM(Ml by
this, the StaMUilltin will say that it has al
ready refused to negotiate for the printing un
der such eircu instances.
This pajer knows that the whole scheme on
which the supervisors are working is not a
.scheme for public efficiency or municipal sen
Ice. This paper does not propose to be black
jacked into line for a political deal.
It may be that the suiervisors can "put over
. something that w ill enable them to get lefore the
public "in a proper light." It may be that their
childish and blundering attempts to carry on
the city's business can le so gihlel as to appear
to the casual voter like good administration. It
may be that the supervisors themselves can be
.whitewashed and kalsomined, ami shine out in
new and saintly hues.
' ' , It may le, but we don't think so.
AS TO DEMOCRACY'S APPOIfTTMENTS
Tharles If. Crane of Chicago, treasurer of the
AUGUST 16, 1912 1 Democratic campaign fund this year, is the man
who was named minister to China by Taft in
Julv of 11)09 and recalled in Octoler of the same
vear because he had talked indiscreetlv. He was
recalled, virtually discharged, just as he was
leaving for the Orient. Crane is a Chicago cap
italist, and the sincerity of his devotion to any
cause may le measured by the fact tlvit he was
( lie of the chief contributors to the Koosevelt
fund this year, the story being current that he
"dug upv not only for the campaign in Illinois,
hut in Pennsylvania as well.
After the Chicago convention, Ir. Crane, it
will 1m remembered, made a hasty exit in the
direction of Baltimore, and when next seen he
had moved into the Democratic camp. With
that brand of political astuteness which consists
of waiting until a winner is in sight and then
jumping into the band-wagon and grabbing a
front seat, Crane hesitated until Wilson was
chosen by the BourlMHis, and then hotfeioted it
for the Wilson tally-ho. In three years he
has leen a Taft man, a Roosevelt man and a Wil
son man. He deiesn't need money, and political
preferment alone would hardly pay adequate
dividends on his cash investment in presidential
candidates. What other explanation of Crane's
political conversions can there be than that, they
are dictated by disappointment, malice and de
sire for revenge on Taft? Incidentally, general
opinion seems, to be that Taft did the proper
thing when he separated Mr. Crane from his dip
lomatic job three years ago.
Hawaii county apparently is determined to
get at the bottom of the Lyman scandal. Ly
man's friends say he is innocent, and if he is, the
whole territory will be glad to see him cleared.
If he is notj the whole territory is interested in
the fight to be made for clean government and
efficiency of public officers.
A Pennsylvania congressman has been found
guilty of spending too much money for his job.
It's getting so a respectable briber isn't treated
witlfany more deference than a common crook.
The Hon. C. II. Dickey celebrate his seven
tieth birthday by sending to the Star-Bulletin a
check for ten dollars for the Duke Kahanamoku
fund. That's a good way to celebrate.
Secretary Fisher will have no small job if
there's as much dodging of grand jury witnesses
during his visit as there is while Special Agent
Gordon is In the. city.
A. G. CASK, a business man from hut Wilson, the oninion of one of
Chicago, is a visitor at Honolulu as Yale's most honored graduates and a
a passenger in the Pacific Mail liner member of its corporation, upon the
H. M. TUSKA, a New York com- " Otto T. Rannard of New York, who
mission man, is making a trip to the won the respect of the country' when
i Far East as a through passenger in a candidate for mayor of his city, and
Ihe Siberia. who was thoroughly familiar with the
RODNEY GILBERT, formerly of the proceedings of the Chicago convention,
Star and the Advertiser, is traveling is thus quoted in the New York Trib
through China as the representative une:
of a large American advertising firm. '"The third-term party was con-
T. L. HENDERSON, a business man ceived in the siu of one man s selfish
of San Francisco, is making a tour of ness and born in the iniquity of an at
the islands, having arrived this mom tempt to steal the nomination from
ing in the Pacific Mail liner Siberia, the Republican party at the Chicago
MRS. FRED W. MACFARLANE convention, by fictitious contests ani
and MISS ALICE MACFARLANE re- otherwise. There was no stealing In
turned from an extended visit to the the Chicago convention. The . third
mainland as passengers in the Si- termers tried to "jimmy" it, but the
beria. police did not stand in with the bur-
CIIANG CHIN GARN, secretary to glars. As to the election, rest assur
the Chinese consulate at Manila, is ed that no one will ever serve a third
returning from at visit at Panama, term in the White House consecutive,
He is a passenger in the Pacific Mail intermittent or from an Outlook cof
liner Siberia. fee cooler. That is settled forever, in
MISS L. M. MOODY of Palama Set- advance.' . '
tlement will leave Monday with "Tnis is picturesquely put. but the
twelve girls for VVaialua, where she truth of history is In it." Springfield
will open a camp and spend the week Republican, Aug. 1, 1912.
on the beach. ' (Signed) DAVID L. WITHINGTON.
COMMANDER . A. C. ALMY, 17. S. j K CTRKf"OT CANDIDATF
N., is enroute to the station in Asiatic J- K' tliAKKb NUT ANDlDATh
waters as a passenger in the Pacific , , 4 A.
Mail liner Siberia that arrived at the Edor Honolulu Star-Bulletin,
port this morning Sir: I wish to state that owing to
SYDNEY COHEN, a buyer for East- my intended absence from the city
em wholesale and importing firms, is durinS the months of October and No
making a business trip to the Far yember it will b impossible for me
East as a passenger in the Pacific to consider any political appointment
Mail liner Siberia. I 1 appreciate the honor conferred
,. . . upon me by the businessmen of Hono-
MISS MELANIE POCOCK of this lulu indorsing me for office and re
city, who went o the Hawaiian Isl- gret that necessity causes me to take
ands in June on a visit, has decided to this action.
prolong her stay and may not return Thanking you and wishing you suc
until next spring. S. F. Call. cesg jn tne cause for good govern-
J. M. GOODE. is proceeding to ment, I remain,
Hongkong, where he will take up his Sincerely yours, -v
ciuties in the office of the Pacific Mail (Signed) J. K. CLARKE. ";
Steamship Company as secretary. Mr. i
Goods is a passenger in the Siberia.- ,:
MISS GRACE POWER, the local
millinery has returned from a success
ful business tour of the mainland in
search of attractive novelties. Mis3
Power was an arrival this morning in
upq w p nmftiB wif- f th H. BUTTOLPH Open yoking;: In
MRS. W. . JJARGIB, wife - of the -' I-fcvi "'4lvKf5t
nvnnfT- rvii the nominating convention. la .the . est
daa. tor the peo-
Gertrude Atherton, the novelist, has gone into
vailing style in feminine headgear.
Mall liner Siberia, for her regular
nnnual visit to the islands;, Mrs. Dar
gie is accompanied by her maid. ,
, O. C. SWAIN The citizen's ticket
movement was good as far as it went,
but it ought to have been promptly
COL Z S., SPAULDING, the cap- folowed Jp with organization of the
luulw1 ia uWIU 5 forceg Qf d government
a business trm to tne jsianas. He
was an arrival in the Siberia this
rooming. From here he will make
an inspection of his interests on
E. L. SCHWARZBERG It was
an object lesson to see the Portuguese
swarming at the hanks drawing their
money to buy homes! for themselves.
f V R DAMON Th Part.u eniASA flri
MRS. ALICE HEGAN RICE author the thriftiest class In these islands,
of Mrs. Wiggs'of the Cabbage Patch," INSPECTOR GIBSON The fall
her husband Cale Young Rice, who schooi year win opn next month and
is also a writer, and her mother, Mrs. extensions and alterations to school
S. W. Hegan, are passengers on the buildings npw in process of construc-
Siberia. They are going to make a ti0n are being rushed so as to have
tour of the Far East. the buildings ready for occupancy by
OTTO WIX, a celebrated water the time school' opens. We are ex
color artist, whb has made regular pecting a large attendance this year,
visits to Hawaii, was an arrival in PAUL SUPER We are busy now
the Pacific Mail liner Siberia this selecting association committees for
morning. Mr. Wix will reopen his the coming: fiscal year. This should
studio and then make an extended have been done last May but my go
tour of the scenic points around the ing away at the time , necessitated
islands. postponing the work, which is being
FRED LAU, who for the last two hurried now. We shall be able to an-
ears has been physical director of nounce the new committees in a few
the Young Men's Christian Associa- days now.
tion, has resigned to accept a call as ATTORNEY BROWN These Orient
physical director of the Honolulu as- al storekeepers have a habit of ignor
sociation. Air. Lau may return to this ing the license inspector's warning
city upon the completion of the new in regard to licenses until they receive
$73,000 building. Santa Barbara In- a summons to appear in court Then
dependent. . they scurry around and get their li
MR. and BRS. WTLLTAM ALEX- censes. By imposing fines On these
ANDER of Washington. D. C, and Mr. offenders as well as those who appear
-a I m 1 l . i I 1 m
nolitics The Olllv thin"" that nreveuts Gertrude' nompson Alexander, wno nave oeen wunout licenses, we are gradually
1 1 1'vfcitinfr their relative. Mrs. John W. niittinc a Rtnn tn thisi nrartino
fnmi throwing her hat into the ring is the pre- Pidwell at the Ranch0 Chico. leave A. t. wisdom The Y. m. c. A.
with their hostess for Honolulu this cafeteria has undergone a lot of new
week. Miss Harriet Alexander, who improvements and alterations, which
has been summering at the ranch, will means that we shall now be abte to
be home on Wednesday. San Fran- serve twice the number of people as
cisco Examiner. , heretofore in the same length of timen
m short-orders will be ready both for
The game of guessing on the electoral college
is going to le just as popular as that of guessing
on the Republican convention vote.
Colonel Roosevelt is going to open his cam
paign with a speech. It will deal with George
W. Perkins and Billv Flinn not!
The daily bulletin from New York conveys
the cheering information that roses are being
sent to young Mrs
The city government of San Fran- breakfast and lunch, and as a result
cisco has asked for lower rates of fire of the extensions the Y. M. e A.; cafe
insurance. (teria is the best restaurant in town.
The French barque Marie has arriv- j -
eu from Rotterdam witn scurvy. i The affairs of the Ixan Association
Uruguay will take part in the Ex- Hinkel has brought suit to recover
position. over 126.000 from the brokers, Byrne
San Francisco is to have a new and McDonnell,
marine hospital. 11 is conceded at Washington that
San Francisco realty is more active. Rtusia and Japan have decided on a
China has to have a new war l hip. policy of mutual interest for China.
If Gov. Wilson advanced a single new idea in
his ojx'ning speech last night, the reports fail -to
ANAPUNI STREET 2-Bedroom House
ANAPUNI STREET 2-Bedroom Modern Bungalow
ANAPUNI STREET 2-Bedroom Cottage
BERETANIA STREET Building Lot, 2.7 Acres ...
HARBOTTLE LAN E 2-Bedroom Cottage
kaimiiki Modern 4-Bedroom House
"Don't be a knocker you can't saw wood: king street New 2-Bedroom Cottage
i " i i. 4 IPIIKOI STREET 3-Bedroom House
Anvbodv that is a brother of Oharlev Taft of
Cincinnati can afford to suspend his own salary.
Governor F rear's record in office is sufficient The stork seems to 1m again winging its way
denial of the charge made by a few Democrats toward the "mother ot presidents .
bere that their party has been ignored in terri-
t(rial appointments. The governor's aioint- EverylMwly who is tired of reading about the
meats-have eertainly not been along the line of wool tariff revision bill say "Aye."
PUUNUI Residence Lot, 30,000 sq. ft
TANTALUS Lot for Country Home
WAIALAE TRACT Several Choice Lots ..
YOUNG STREET Residence Lot, 12,981 sq.
KINAU STREET 7-Room House 40
KINAU STREET 3-Bedroom Furnished House 50
TANTALUS Country Home 45
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SECOND FLOOR, JUOD BUILDING
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tlemen. Our directly imported Parisian
stationery fpr gentlemen will
appeal strongly to those of refined
Leading . Jewelers
""The Senate" has: passed JthVtfiTTor
free coals for American ships. The
railroad championship lose. ?Thd lines
are prohltited from .owning-' any
steamers for traffic to the CanaJ. v
MisadnTlinierT vaudeville actresi '
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Two-story house, 2 i Vtages,
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t located; not too far-from
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beach; near to the schools
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