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- Manchuria,' Aug. 29.
Nippon Main, SeptS.
llaknra. Sept 11.
Zealandla, Sept 10.
Evening Bulletin, Est 1882. No. 5327.
Hawaiian Star. VoL XX No. 6268.
Scenes U-.s Zt::jtlve bulldlnfl this morning: 1 Foreign consult reitidlent in' Honolulu gathered to weet ficcrcUor Knox anrf thoiraembera 6f.
cffi:;sl carjy. . :ri l:ft to right, Rear Admiral ReynoldsrSecreUiy Knox;.. MrtRtnsfoitl Miller, chief of
ussb-Japanese -Pact Looked ilntb Qri BJis Trjp,
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PANAMA GANAL OPENING
J Pro plicliei ; B ig Di tch Vil I Sec I Fi rst
J lif p u gliT n r g 1 3 -T his 'rerrit ory O n
ETraicle Route And iWill-Reap Benefits
;That. there, Is "no iilpiomatlc signifi
cance to' his visit to Japan other than
V t hat carried with his "office as special
y envoy of the Unltfed States to th Ui
1 ; r kado's funeral. Is the 1 positive state
ment of Secretary of State Phllandei
" f CL f Knox- who arrived In Honolulu
this . morning on the cruiser Mary
. ': land.' :' y. : ' . ."
- - . I am hot oh any diplomatic mls
sion to the Far Kast" said the Secre
v ' lary to a SBulletln reporter at the
"Moana Hotel . soori' after his arrival.
- am going to Japan solely to repre
: feent the United States at the funeral
" ceremonies of the late! Emperor, and
y i intend to return- to the United
States a soon as possible after the
ceremonies are, completed. I am uoi
going to China' to meet : Prince Henr
of Prussia ; or anyone else."
; , This last denial was , made when
Secretary Knox - was told of the sUtt
inent published in .. the Coast and
) Eastern . papers, that added slgnifi
Vcance had been given to his visit to
the Far East by the announcement
that prince Henry of Prussia, brother
of. the Kaiser, was being sent to re
present . Germany . at. the obsequies of
t fee Mikado, . and that - folio wine che
rff burial -rites ".the Secretary was expect
JWcA 10 visit ; Chins, and there confer
. with Prince Henry over the aree
. ment reached' between the United
- - Stats and Germany regarding Amer
" lea's policy of the open door in the
new republic ,
1 y; Secretary Knox's statement carried
also authoritative denial of the rumor
r that while in Japan he would look in
Speal attention given to CA.RBU-
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to, the significance . of the recently
announcedl Jlusso-Japanese pact by
which ' Japan; and Husela.: . assume
control of the development of Mpn
golla and . Manchuria in a harmonious
Secretary Knox. said that, the rumor
was .without foundation, and that he
had no mission besides the mission of
mourning," either secret or otherwise.
S;es Hawaii from; Quarterdeck.
The secretary 'received his first
impressions of Hawaii at 5 o'clock
this morning, from the quarterdeck of
the Maryland. At 6:00 the cruiser
came alongside the navy dock, where
acting Japanese Consul Y. Mori, in
full diplomatic uniform, and accom
panied by a committee composed of
the - Influential Japanese residents of
Honolulu, was waiting to receive him.
Territorial- Secretary E. A. Mott
Smith, accompanied by Norman Cour
tenay, 'private secretary to Governor
Frear,. arrived a few minutes after
the ship docked to welcome the Sec
retary officially to Hawaii, and to
confer with Him regarding the enter-
tainment arrangements during the
brief stay. s
Solemnity of Mission Recognized.
The nature of Secretary's Knox sj
mission is such that bis visit here
will, natrually not be marked by much
formality, and he will spend his time
in Hawaii quietly. The solemn duty
of conveying to Japan the grief ol
America over the death of the Em -
peror makes his visit one when pomp
and ceremony are not in order, ana
he is naturally declining dinners, re
ceptions and other public engage
ments. Informal Reception on Deck.
The . Secretary lield an informal re
renftnti nn th miartprripck. whPTP hf
met Acting Consul Mori and members
of tne japanese committee. He and
i Mrs. Knox passed down the long line
, ese gentlemen, shaking hands
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PAGES. HONOLULU' TiffifaiTOm
$ i$ $ $
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4 SECRETARY KNOX '. y ' f
- IN INTERVIEW TODAY S
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He Is .'not on any diplomatic
J mission' to Far East and will re-'
turn without vrsltlng China.; &
$ . . Declines' to discuss canal poll- $
tics or Great Britain's protest 8
- Panama Canal will be opened 3
ahead; of time.' '
jfawait tq profit heavily by 8
v new. trade route.
Great Britain more active than
$ America in merchant marine mat-'4
f ters. . 45
Ss $ 4-9.&. $ $ $
every member cf the party, and chat
ting informal of the trip across and
the prospective visit here.
At about 8 o'clock Secretary and
Mrs. Knox, Rear-Admiral Reynolds,
Mr. Ransford Miller, chief of the Di
vision of Far Eastern Affairs of the
State Department accompanied by
Secretary ; Mott-Smith, went to the
Moana Hotel in a motor car, the Knox
party having engaged a suite of rooms
for their stay.
First Trip to Honolulu.
"This is my first trip to Honolulu,"
said Secretary Knox, "and first im
pressions in this case are certainly
favprable ones. I got up at 5 o'clock
this morning to get the full benefit
cf the approach at sunrise, and I wa
well repafd for the early rising, i
am looking - forward to seeing some
thing of the island during our short
stay, and there is a good chance that
we will stop here on our way back
"Secretary Fisher sails from San
Francisco on August 31st, and I told
him if he would be through with his
work here about the time of our re
turn, lre, would stop over and take
him backinthe Maryland with us.
If this necessitates a stopover of a
few days; I, for one, will be well
Asked about'ih Panama Canal and
its effectton Hawaii. Secretary Knox
provW1 f&nd$f interesting informa-j
linn . Vnit -' ' hMi tha nn vorKJtlr.fi !
touched -on canal politics, he begged
to be' excused from discussion. When
asked . for pill opinion of Great Brit
ain'Sf protest ver the recent legisla
tion exempting 'American . ships in the
coastwise trade from tolls through
the canal and thus discriminating
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Quartermaster ' of y Manchuria
Arrested With.Tins of Drug
: 'i HiddertorfPerson v
; Arrested hy Customs Inspector Cam
eron ;as he . stepped off , the .gangway
from the steamship . Manchuria, Alfred
Stanes, a quarteraaster that ves
sei,v wras searched this morning and
found to be carrying seven tins of con-
f Craband opium, concealed ' In ; two
pouches T- wrapped, around his back
under his clothes." , .t -. -:
'.'Attempting to dissemble 'with a look
of surprise, the man, -in "response to
Che questions of his. captors, declared
he 'had "found , the tins on the ship1
deck." Customs inspector,5 Stackable
says the tins have a marketable value
of about 60 each, or a total value for
the quartermaster's load of y about
This is the third arrest In two days
made in the recently renewed war:on
the notorious "Opium Ring" by the
Federal customs officials.
It is intimated that , the arrest, of
Stanes, which is said to . have been
made, on . advice from the San Fran
cisco inspectors, may lead to revela
tions concerning the $5000 opium ship
ment discovered in a mail pouch ar
riving in Honolulu from the Orient
several days ago, the meaning of
which has puzzled the Federal, offi
cers ever since it was found.
The Federal, grand jury, which
meets this afternoon, will take up the
cases of George Chrbnes and Chris
Corageorge, who were arrested aboard
the Mongolia yesterday. Among the
witnesses summoned to appear before
the inquisitorial body in connection
with the cases are A. Capilos, Constan
tinus Roomanis and John Roomanls,
all employes of the Union Grill; Jo
seph Leal, former chief of detectives
of Honolulu, and Hen Wise and Mrs.
Hen Wise, actors who have been ap-
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8 With the return of L. Tenney 8
8 Peck, president of. the Rapid 8
8 Transit Co., from Washington to- 8
8 day comes the assurance that 8
8 the Pearl Harbor Traction Com- 8
8 pany will extend its projected 8
8 line from Pearl Harbor naval sta- 8
8 tion; to which the distance is 8
8 4 miles from Fort Sbafter, 2 8
8 miles farther to Fort Kamehame- 8
8 ha at the entrance to Pearl Har- 8
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the party. 2-Secretary of State Philander C. Knox on steps of exteutlve building. 3 Cscrt:ry Kr: i
and mads by A. R. Currry Jr.
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Quarrel Between n ftVets"fat
' Schofield in Process pf ft S
: ' Being A;red ,
CSpecial Star-Bulletin Correspondence
SCHOFIELD y BARRACKS August
2J,y 1912. The courtmartial forjthe
trial of Doctors Vans 'Agnewyy and
Haynes Fifth "Cavalry, andr Dr. Will
young,: First Field ..Artillery, y. con
vened, at the headquarters of the First
Infantry yesterday -t 1:20 -p."1 ntf;i yr
Only : one of the accused officers,
however, - was ; arraigned by.. Lieut
Harry . A. Wells. the Judge -Advocate,
and ; that was .Lester? E.V Willy ouhg,
who T appeared ' before ; the tribunal ac
companied by. hi3 counsel,- Capt -Vil-liam
R,: Gibson, Second Infantry'and
Capt R. M. .Culler; Medical Corps.- :
" The reading 7of -the 'cnargesy'dis
closed the fact that Dr. ' Wlllyoun?
was to be tried for conduct - to Uh6
prejudice of good order -and -military
discipline under the sixty-seebnd
article of war, or the rDevil's ArticieV?
as : it is called. There y were i three
j specifications under the ch3rg;,7..he
first alleged that the doctor had
failed to comply with an ; order from
Colonel Mansfield issued somercUlS
ago wherein the accused was. tiirectf
ed to re'port. to Dr. Vansl Agnev; as
the latter's assistant. , The second
specification set forth that: Dr. Will
young had neglected to prforrficert
tain " duties Imposed uponV.hlni. con
cerning the "quarantine; fdf dciga es
tablished by the commanding officer
cooperating with the Agricultural DC
partmeht of the Islands; V While the"
last and most serious charge f alleged
that Dr. Willyoung had endeavored to
secure the credit of the ijeniration'fltiliance.
of a semi-official article ithal
peared in a service journal pubj
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111 ilC" iuih ovrii. i.ujt,
r f lQII hv aiminv ita aitthnrsihln in
,,( T,VOrBatv .
Pleads "Not Guilt V
A plea of "not guilty" was madfby
Captain Gibson and the trial began
with the Introduction of Dr. -ym
oped in the examination of the 'wit'
r t t isi.,
rri;...rf pa. 2
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RuEJi U A KT H EL1' !V3iiUiU3 tween the work of the industrial Com
8 SLIGHTLY LUPKOYED 8 mission,, of which I was a member.
8 The condition of General A. & 8
8 Hart welt who Is serionslv III at 8
8 bis home, was reported at noon 8
8 today to Ive sllghUy improved. 8
The steamer Claudlne, irWch R'
8 as chartered to bring;members , Associated rre cable
8 of his family from Hawaii to, hl 8 LONDON, England, August 29--8
bedside, Is y expected Jo arrive 8 Representatives of the royalty of Eu
8 some time this; afternoon with 8; rope and of all the 'prominent Re.
8 Mrs. Sorcnson and Jlrs. Carter, 8 publics today attended the funeral of
8 twodanghters of Gen. HartwelL 8-the late Gen. Booth, founder of the
8 K - 7' y ' - f ' 'c - 8 , Salvation Armv. The ceremonies
U tt a a 8 tt tt tt t? tS 5? fS S
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Is . .
R v. What , amounts to a . practical. 8
B denial of any connection with the' 8
H Roosevelt-Standard Oil contro. 8
8;versy, was made this morning by 8
8 Secretary of State Knox'.' ' A ' 8
8 r An Associated Press dispatch 8
8 received here stated that Roose- 8
8 veltin an open letter, denies the 8
8 alleged statement of. Secretary: 8
8 Knox that Roosevelt's campaign 8
8 contribution letters toCorielyou. 8
8-were written to dear the re'e- 8
8 ord." , . ,.y. -8
8 f This story was forwarded by 8
8 .wireless to . Secretary Knox by 8
tt the Associated Press correspond- 8
.em here, and this morning while 8
8 unwilling to discuss the situation 8
18 at any length, the Secretary au- 8
w tnonzed the following brief state- 8
8 ment of his poslUon. He said: . 8
8 j i "As I have made no statement 8
8 concerning- correspondence be. 8
8 tween Mr. Roosevelt and Mr. Cor-8
8 telyou on any subject,, and have 8
8 authorized no one ; to make , a 8
8 statement for me, you must ex-8
8 cuse me from discussing the sub- 8
8 Ject'" ' ' :: .; J:
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f Associate Press Cable y V
! BENNINGTON, Vermont August Zi
Cot Roosevelt tocjy added a new
ft Itiire to the sensational charoe of
corporation Influence gained through I
pruriDuxions oy -Big Business' tcj
i Kooseveit campaign fund of 1904
When he declared that Senator Pen -
foif, who Is now leading the attacks I
afftinst him, i the agent of the Stand-
arft OH Company in these attacks and
tnarthe Penrose-Archbold chargecf
confirm his accusation of a hoxtti!
-fiOW KOX'S SAME
II rrM V I Will Vl'll
DXiXAJlKi IA f Ul f KU
i How the name of SecreUnr Knox
: h& become involved In the startling
fTe9 a0nd counter-charges hurled by
ffV8? f Coloel Roosevelt
'?L Sf ? " aLrCn?i' WaS
told today in newspaper! dispatches ar-
the cable news. It aDoears that In
te course or tne Fenrose charsres be-I
fore the Senate investigating commlt-
! tefe on Aust 2 i said this :
j Certain letterJJ from John D. Arch-
'bold, addressed to me, have recently
b nuhlishpd nH n -ffnrt h hn
r - V4V1 MW VSA
made to establish a connection be-
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Vw 1 ' LfV.u,:7iVi..
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Demented V o'm a n I,'
-Knives jn'Ciclhinn zrd
Lurks in Hot:! v
. Associated Press Cublcl .
COLUMBUS, O Au;u:t D. C:
tine Beers, a woman forty y::r3 c
was: arrested. In 'the c:rri.':r c?
hotel here this morning, zr:l '
two, long, keen knives v :
concealed In her cfothir;. Ch
waUinj for President Tift ta c:
to hi room, which was cn trs c:
corridor, with the Ints nti z t : :
tives have discovered, 'c -tt:':i
hinv y Her actions wsrs r
two secret service mn zr,i ihz v -i
Captured 'and the , kniv; i t: V t n frc n
her.;. She plainly, dtmtrAii.- '
SECRETARY FISH Ell
. COMING On F0I1EIG?;
. VESSEL; PAY FI'i'E
';;;;V f Associated ; Prn CW1 - v
' SAN FRANCISCO, Cat., August 20.
'ftNiiri tnf thu Interfor Fisher ar.
! rived here todav.on his w?y to Ha
waii to investigate ' the' ch2rj:s cf
Delegate' Kuhio ajainst Ccv:rr.-r
Frear and, to look Into the land la:.
He will sail on the4 Chlyo "Maru on
e....w . ukmkii.i -
4 vlliUliiflJ IWI I ikiiu' ' . ; . ; ' s , f
Secretary Fisher's booking ftt the
Chlyo lays him jopiU to i-iy ). .t of
the 1200 extra passage money iuioseir
a3 a: fine on foreign vessU carrying
passengers In the United States coast
wise. Arade,': under V "which tfcc ,Sa.n
Francisco-Hawaii trip is Includod; .; It
Is evident that Mr. Fisher 13, losing
no time setting here. '
TACT nCCCRin APTn-Q
,t M nt ini ir oth
IN COLUMBUS STATEMENT
' . Associated Pfts'ct!i1 v - -'
C0LUMBUS,?O Aujult 23. Pres
ident Taft tocfay, In the cours of a
statement made, here,; defended hi
recent vetoes of Congresjionat meav
ures, declaring he vetoed them for
conscientious scruples and that the
vetoes were necessary to check un
wise legislation. y-'"
TAFT RESCINDED ORDER
BECAUSE OF; CRITICISM?
WASHINGTON, D. d, Aujust 23
Criticism of Secretary Knox's Central
American i policy caused Taft to re
scind his orders, to send the. Ter.th
Infantry: to Nicaragua, acccrdirj t3
statements here today.
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