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vHiiit Bulletin. Kht No. f,:;5S.
Hawaiian Star, Vol. XX.. No. ;:w7.
11 IiKS NONOLT Lr, TKKKITOHY OF HAWAII, WKOXFSOAY. OCT. J. 14 PAOES.
PRICE FIVE CENTS .
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DECISION 13 II ; !
Secretary Fisher Says At End of
Hearing He Knows What He
Will Report; Belief Frear Is To
Be Recommended For Reap-
Ending with three notable state -
iunts, in one of which Gov. Frear
opened his heart , and talked with an
e'oquence and a frankness that moved
his hearers deeply, the Fisher investi-
Ration into Delegate Kuhlo's com
plaint came to a close at 1 ; 15 o'clock
From Q:30 o'clock on the secretary
tf Hie interior sat in his chair in the
senate chamber closing up Lis investi
gallon. At the end, after Governor
Krear and Attorney C. W. Ashford had
made "Short but strong statements as
the investigation and what it nas
accomplished, the secretary of the in
terior gave a very brief talk in which
he told the people of Hawaii that they
nmst work with taeir. governor and
-work -with him for HaVaii.
He declared that Gqvernor . Frear
has Lad to play too much of a lone
band; in the same breath' saying, that
.perhaps that la partly due to the gov-
fnor;, disppsltjon., iatxoJcetyEcPx -r?
erf the Uilfifniitrcs'ConlfQntlng the gotN
etnor. . I . v-c -'';";;.' ! ' "
. v; He said.' that- his -xiwn mind is'prac
tlcally made ttp as to what his recom
mendation about. Governor Frear'sre-
appointment" is to be, but that v he
" could not, of course make it public
now. f But to those who remained un
til the end of the session today and
heard, his closing , words, Mr. Fisher
seemed plainly intimating that he
will recommend Gov. Frear's. reap
pointment. That he will also recom
mend many changes in governmental
i methods and in laVs here is also em
Practically 'all of-the 'sensation of
the closing day was packed Into fif
teen minutes at the end., The Secre
tary had heard from L. A. Thurston
on a number of points, Mr. Thurston
being almost two hours on the stand.
Richard Ivers follow' ed, to answer
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ATT0KXEY . W. ASHFOKP
Who derlarc himself satisfied with'"1
Ir. FJsherN investliration.
iiioi-tioiis l,cth of homnMeading ary
of iiiiiiugratiou. S. T. Starrett. st
prrintrndent of puMic marketing, av
hwrnl a 1 ijiit ral questions as Jo
t a nr.: lure. This ended the detJil
of the s .-sions and the Secretary afk
! the fJoviTiior if he wished to ray
Somewhat hesi'aMngly at first, but
uith increasing eloquence and vgor.
Ciovpninr Faur then made a nort
statemrnt. in "h his voice slowed
the deep emotiot, i.'.at overcanr his
natural reserve of manner. Fw m
H. E. HENDRICK, LTD.
Merchant and lakea
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, Hawaii, if any, have ever heard
j speak so before.
I "I do not pretend for a moment that
my administration has been free from
mistakes' he said. "No administra-
tion probably is free from mistakes.
If my critic3 had come to headquar
ters could have informed them of
more mistakes and more serious mis-
1 takes than any tney have been able
to establish. 1 have had my troubles
from the mistakes of those under me,
and they hare had their troubles from
the mistakes of those under them, but
GOTIRSOR; 1VALTEK F. FREAR
, Wiioiie statement today was the
dramatic sensation of the Fisher hear,
lues. .. .: i
they, Ike myself, hare earnestly en
leaTord to do. their best 1 may not
deavored to do' heir best. I may not
not hve advertised my plans suffi
cient!. I think, conscious as I am of the
earneff. hard woi:: I have done as
Goverior of this Territory, nd being!
huiran I may be pardoned for saying
that tiis attack has cut deep. Ihave,.
felt that life is too short to bit back j
at my : critic 'hard, and I have fell!
the nossibility of doine jirstice.
1 wish to say from what I have seen
of the principal complainant during
the paf month that he has been sin
Jcere itf saying an4l maintaining that
j things were wrong nd that one of
nis pincjpai uesirt nas oeen ig inu
provd things, l wa. to-express my ;
apprfciation oi the rt tcessions to my
abiliy and motives I do by him. j
I Aake this occasl I also to ex !
prete -my appreciate or the cour .,
and fairness which his attorney,!
Mrf Ashford, has shown. While it is
hat-d to play the goat, I tan stand ;
itand I have stood a great deal as
ttS" predecef-sors ftave. I believe a :
g-eat goo will result to this Terri
Dry from this investigation, that it is
iineii; that it is a good thing, Mr.
feetretary, to get the suggestions yoa
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have matte. I believe that the iveoiile
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H 10 e.xieiMi a ueipiun nauu
and to go
! forward with renewed zeai in tbe
; new business of this Terrtory."
I Ashford Makes Statement.
j Attorney Ashford ipoke briefly, fol
: lowing the Governor. He said in part:
j "W'e desire to return to him the
; courtesy and fairness he has tendered
I "Many of the cobwebs of misunder
, standing have been cleared out by this
investigation. Many of the things
That seemed serious at the start have
lost their seriousness.
! " l concur with Governor Frear that
there are great advantages gained by
thi.5 inuirx .'"
j tie thanked t'n Secretary for the
I absolute fiiiruess. consummate ability
he hnd I roucl-t to help solve theprob
' leuis iresented.
He ti-ought the Territory will bene-
;-.ratl by th inquiry.
"It max n' that, had the Delegate
iaiui tie Governor known each other
(better personally, the inquiry might
ha, e never taken place." He told of
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HE !AYS HAWAII
MUST WORK OUT
his own connection1 with the case.
There had been a deep-seated impres
sion that .personal motives were be
hind the. charges.
"I desire to say in the bearing of all
that there, never has been at any time
any such feeling or motive.
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aaysssfaTth In the? Dutcdnte offstar be tataeyxVM ttryaoflfTsite,
this Inquiry before "it began, than I
have, had since the first day or two,
when 1-learned of the masterful mind
you have1 brought to bear upon it, and
your masterful method of conducting
The question of the governorship,
he thought, is of less moment than
that of progressive ork in the Terri
tory. After Mr. Ashford had finished, the
secretary asked Kuhio if he ad any-,
thing to say. The Delegate said he
had not, and Mr. Fisher closed the
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CITY IF THEY
Law to Introduce Ordinance!
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WlllUn Will LVeil Up
Thinas. He Thinks
Officials and employes in the ciiy!for his campaigning on the time and
and county of Honolulu will be com-iat the expense of the public taxpayer,
relied to eschew the nobl art of i according to the Supervisors. Thu
intavtnp - iiitir-on.i atii- in h tri. i
performance of their duties as serv-
ants of the public, if a resolutiobj
which may be introduced by Super
visor Ebon Low gets past the board
and becomes a law.
All officers in the city and county
government as weil as the other hired
help of the municinalitv. will have
to attend to busmpss. and Ktm ri
voting their time and attention to re-
election, if the will of the nresent
membership- on the hoard is nhPVPri
and rarriot nut to th iaitcr" ,a
rinrnH Simprvisnr hon r,-
"This playing politics and leaving
the government to run itself is noi
a lair and sauare nea nv anv nian-
rer of means. and should stop
Low professes to have the support!
of Supervisors Murray. Kruser, Ama-I
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n., anri nnMihK. nu.,-o,. ;n ,,l.
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inp. nf hie ro.ni)i om.i ctn.in..uu
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the same until its pa-ssafe
One thorn, however, rerlins in the
?ide of the faction of c:iy fKJiers who
would have servants of tfre public
look after the duties for which they
POI UP TO- STANDARD PROOF;
BLANCHARD PROUD OF TESTS
Samples Show That Manufac
turers Are Comply:ng
Another investigation of the poi
shops has just been made and samples j
taken. According to the report of ;
Food Commissioner Blanchard. it has
proved to be the best set of samples
ever taken, and the "quality of the poi
Members of Cabinet Go Out on
Tug Navajo To Look
! Decision Not to Visit Volcano
and Cruiser- Will Sail
Pearl Harbor is the Knox-Fisher
program for this afternoon, when the
two cabinet officers will together
j view Uncle Sam's Pacific naval strong
. hold, and see for themselves where
and how the millions appropriated by
Congress aoe being expended. For
If earl Harbor and the progress of. the
work there the visit is of exceptional
: importance, for eyeryone connected
prith, the construction of the naval base
, believes that the greatest argument
' that can be advanced in its favor is
a first-hand view 4f the plant.
The party was scheduled to leave
this afternoon on thgravy tug Navajo
as the guests ofRar Admiral Walter
C. Cowles, coHfmandaht of the Hono
lulu navalfatioh. f Besides the Secre
tary of State and the Secretary of the
Interior, the x inspection party includ
ed Mrs. Knox, Governor Fr2ar, Rear
Admiral Alfred Reynolds; Mr. Rans
ford Miller of tne State Department,
and' Mr. Meyer, jjj&vate secretary . to
oevrt lilt jr c usucirnuuui . iu uui
during which ytime . the mysteries of
construction will be briefly explained
to the visitors, and a general outline
of the plans imparted to them right on
Knox Tries Surf.
Waikiki beach behaved like a spoil
ed child yesterday afternoon, refusing
o "act up" for the benefit of the Knox
party, who tested the pleasures and
excitement of surf riding. The Secre
tary, Mrs. Knox and Mr.: Miller got
otly a taste of the real thing, how
ever,for the surf was running very
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rJ??,r 'ef"; ?i llt1 l0J
re-election for the office of head of
(he city government, is believed
would naturally oppose the passage
I rf ciifh a moaenre Porn a fomniia
. ci out. u a imyauni
Fern automobile is to be seen at a!I
important political centers on the
isIan(i and His Honor is said to haVfc
little eise to do these days hut look
to the strengthening of his political
The opinion around the City Hall
is that the proposed resolution is also
aimed at the city and county attor
ney's department, where Messrs.
Cathcart, Brown and Milverton hold
The police department also comes
in for a share in the talk occasioned
by the mooted regulation.
According to the resolution that
Low would introduce all officials and
employes found devoting any part of
their time to furthering their politi-
cal interests toward a re-election or
re-appointment, must give due notice
n nicest tofr ! n Kill ?j-vv fnOxinUir.fr n
and also nay the bill for furnishine ai
to look after their duties!
as city and county servants. !
The passage of the resolution
would require a big drain upon t lie
pocket books of more than one pa
triot now serving this city under a
fat salary. j
'was found to be well above the stand-1
i ard. '
I These investigations are made every'
1 month, and the manufacturers, it is;
oenevea, nave found that they must j
keep the article up to the standard all !
the time. Blanchard states that it was!
necessary to keep after the Orientals!
to such an extent that he found he
had to take samples from the differ-
ent factories every month in order to j
make sure that they were keeping upi
the standard of the poi. '
IS SENATE EVIDENCE
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GEO. W. PERKINS
One of Roosevelt's Financial Backers
to the Tune of $47,500
Assoclated Press Cable
WASHINGTON, D. C, Oct. 2.Sen
ator Dixon, manager of Roosevelt's
campaign, testified before the Senate
investigating committee this morning
that Dr: Hanna, Geo. W. Perkins and
Frank Munsey gave $25,000 each In
addition to the amount of campaign
contributions set before their names
yesterday. He charged that Charles
Taft has given $600,000 to aid the
campaign of his - brother, William
Howard Taft, for reelection.
That Roosevelt's campaign in 1904
was backed almost exclusively by the
corporations was the testimony of G.
R. Sheldon, present treasurer of the
Republican national campaign com
mittee, who testified that at the time
in question the Standard Oil Com
pany, J. Plerpont Morgan,'H. C. Friek
and George Gould each contributed
$100,000 to aid Roosevelt; .and he
makes the further astounding asser
tion that of the total campaign fund
collected for "Roosevelt, the corpora
tions contributed seventy-three and
one-half per cent.
FERN OUT AGAINST
"Duke Kahanamoku is the best ad
vertising agent in this territory, and,
personally, I am opposed to the ap
propriation being made by the board
of supervisors for the upkeep of the
Mayor Fern in his speech
u-oiion loci !K f !.,,. in
nauoii inoi iiiiji. at. x tuau fiTn 111
at a luau is
honor of Duke Kahanamoku, the
world's champion swimmer, at Wai
kiki, made the above statement be
fore the electorate who were guests
at a sumptuous Hawaiian luau. His
Honor was hot vague about making
the statement. He said that had the
promotion committee done as nirfch
good work as Duke did while on his
recent tour of the Fnjted States and
Europe, Hawaii would . have been
heard of throughout the states and the
principal cities in Kuropc.
SAN FRANCISCO. Cal.. Oct. 1. -Beets:
88 analysis, 9s. 7d.: parity, 4c.
Previous quotation, !s. 9d.
HEALANIS VS. ALAMEDAS
Tomorrow afternoon at 4:1" .the
Healani Boat Club ball team will meet
the Alameda rowing crew in a game
ot baseball at Athletic Park. There
will be no admission. Everybody in
vited to come.
TITLE WANTED TO LARGE TRACT
The Dowsett Company. Ltd . has
filed for record its application for a
registered title to 22'"' acres of land
at Puuloa. being a portion of the ahu
pi.tt of Honouliuli. The land adjoins
the United States Army reservation,
to w hich reference is made in the description.
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MEN TAKE FlEtft
Allied States Expires At Mid
night ; Followers of Mahomed
Eager For Battle
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BELGRADE, Servia, Oct. 2. A band of fifty Turks fired acrota th
frontier into Servia at troon of the latter country last nighty As a result
the war In the Balkans is b.eUeved to be at hand. One million armed
tnen, representing Servia, Bulgaria, Greece and Montenegro are In tha ,
field, mobilized in a common cause. The ultimatum demanding. the re-;.,
lease of ammunition consigned to Servia .and of 'Greek vessels . detained
by the Turks has been sent to Constantinople and it expires at mid.1
night. Should Turkey ignore the ultimatum or return a nesatlve "reply, ; ;
the combined armies will cross the frontiers into Turkish'. territory before
daylight. The Turks, notwithstanding their war with. .Italy tn Tr,Pn
have seemed to welcome the combat. They have mobilized" an army of
200,000 men in the territory threatened. ; " , ; : A
The outcome of the approaching struggle, . it is believed, ; will, mean i,
that either the Turks will be driven out of Europe, or, In case of victory, t
will have a prestage, at present weak, greatly strengthened. --' .' ''
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Sugar Goes Up 10 Cents
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SAN FRANCISCO, .Oct. 2. -The price of refined I sugart has been id-
vanced ten cents. . rj V. V
Regiment Recently .Payless,,
Has No Field Officers for
ft. . riMNMV
The field officers of the Fifth Cav
alry, must be an exceptionally able
set of officers, for with the exception
cf the colonel and one major, every
one of them has been taken away
from tfie regiment for special staff
duty. While flattering to the Fifth,
this puts the Cavalry "up against it"
for the coming maneuvers, the two
exceptions above noted being also un
available for service with the regi
ment. The Fifth, tren, is in the extraor
dlnary position of being recently pay
less, now horseless, and soon to be
officerless. Colonel Wilder is to com
mand one of the armis that is 'to
wage mimic warfare, and therefore
will not be In direct command of his
regiment, and Major McClure, being a
member of the maneuver board, will
be taken by General Macomb to act
as one of tbe umpires. Of the other
field officers of the regiment, Lieuten-
PALAMA SETTLEMENT .
BUILDING NEAR1NG END
The interior work on the new
building for the Palama Settlement is
nearing completion and the building
will be ready for occupation in a few
days. The dispensary has already
been removed to the basement of the
new buildine and is doing a rushing
business. Mr. Rath, head worker of
, ooiM Am ant hoc niarlo a nnl im tinns
-" 11. it v, ""a - -i-i-
to have the streets of the district oiled,
as there have been numerous cases of
eye-trouble caused by the dust.
Eighty-five per cent, of these cases
have been treated at the I'alama and
the Kauluwela dispensaries.
Tomorrow at the University Club
there will be a meeting of the execu
tive committee of the Anti-Tuberru-losis
League of Honolulu for the pur
pose of getting the people and the
churches interested in the fight
against tbe disease. This league will
have charge of the sale of the Ked
Cross Christmas seals this year.
LATEST SEWS Bl'LLETIN
i Originating- on d;y steamer sniW'd.)
Speakers at the congress of hygiene!
and demography at Washington, urged'
that each state should adopt compul-,
sory education of young women over
IS years old in the handling of babies. I
France has decided to build a
squadron of swift, armed dirigibles for
its aerial war fleet in addition to the
aeroplanes already possessed by the
The Laurel Hill cemetery, in the
heart of the San Francisco residence
district, is to be removed, the bodies
interred elsewhere, and the land open
ed up for settlement. The cemetery
owners gave way to me jaemauu ci
Marshall Black of PalcP Alto. Cal ,
Militia Division, and Major Jenkins
to the Inspector General's.' depart
ment. So in the 'field during the com
ing maneuvers captains will command
squadrons, the senior Cavalry cap
tain of the army bavins the greater ,
amount : of cavalry,' having no less
than eight troops under , his . direct
command. , - . 7- - : '.
Regimental M aneuvera.- . t
The Second Infantry 1 start today
on lta regimental practice march, but
instead of making the round the isl
and 'hike, as has heretofore been the
custom, the two battalions stationed
at ScbofleW .Barracks wll - march to
Fort Shatter, where they will be Join
e,d . by Major Wholfey'a battalion, the
entire regiment then putting In; aev ;
Heral days in a maneuver problem la.
the neighborhood, of Moanahia. . v.
Colonel French, why Is - now ia
command o fthe Second,: will, it ia
tinderstcod, work out an attaclt and
defense of Honolulu problem which
should prove both interestingr and In
structive from a military-standpoint
Progressive state senator, a politician
and capitalist of note, has' been ac
cused of embezzling $100,000 from the
UPalo Alto Mutual Building and Loan
Association. The Institution has been
closed by the state authorities. ;
An Alameda girl,' Miss Nellie '
Schmidt, yesterday swam around the -Seal
rocks at the entrance to ; the
Golden Gate. She. made the .trip
around the four rocks In 25 minutes,
and so far as is known Is the only
person who ever made the whole trip
in any time. '.'-.V
Governor Harmon of Ohio will ar,
rive in San Francisco on October 8th
to select a fair site for his state
huilriinsr. - j .
Roosevelt has been getting tome
great receptions through Oklahoma. , .
where he is now touring. ;
Governor Johnson is now "stamp- ';
Ing" in Now England, aftd appeared;' "
before big Boston audiences. ',; r;.'
F. Howard of the Salvation Army - Y
has been appointed chief of staff 'to
succeed Bramwell Booth, who became s-,s
general with the death of his faiher.
A mysterious "Raffles" who haa.vv.v
been robbing many houses in San v
Francisco has been caught. "Kaffles"
was a woman. V:.
W. Morgan Shuster's prophecy about
Persia has been borne out by the visit ..
of the Czar's foreign minister to Eng- : s -land.
Mexican rebels are congregating at j C
Eagle Pass and American cavalrymen. ( '
are watching them carefully. Trouble
A Ism Angeles judge announced '
that wives who wouldn't cook for hus-,
bands couldn't expect alimony from
him if thev sued for divorce. . -'- '
As to those ' boy bandits", let us re-.S
call the word? of Father Dunne, foun
der of the newsboys' home in SL.
Louis, who sary-j . "There are no 'bad-
children. There are morally exposed ,
children, who may become lnfected-"
with crime by association with riclons
telders, but children are never bad" by';.