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Evening Bulletin. Kst 1882. No. .'5366.
Hawaiian Star. Vol. XX. No. 6407.
14 PAGES. HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII,, MONDAY, OCT. 14, 1912. 14 PAGES.
PRICE FIVE; CENT3
Great Left-Hander Holds Red
Sox Safe All the
. Way- '
fail to stop batters
Mott-Smith Puts Legality of
V Republican: Filings Up i
: 5 t :to Lindsay ' '
Attorney-General "Alex. Lindsay has
been formally, asked to give his writ
Joe Wood Will Attempt to Win
His; Third Game To
Associated Press .Cable i
NEW YORK, N. Y.; Oct 14. Thou
Story of Hamburg-American
Deal Gains Strength in
SCHWERIN IN EAST ON
Change Would Endanger Amer
ican Flag on Many Boats f
Touching This Port
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. ten opinion concerning the validity 'and$ upon thousand of frenzied fan
of -the nomination papers .filed by today taw Rube Marquard, who failed
the Republican nominees to the Leg- year in the critical world's series,
: islature' from Maul. The letter : of come to. the front for the second time
protest from Chairman M. C. Pa-,1" the present serlesajutfef eat Bos
cbeco of the Democratic Territorial ton by a maflnifiCent exhibition of the
central committee reached , the office &,tcner' art- Scorf' New ,York- T5'
i of Secretary E. A. Mott-Smjth only! Boston 2. , . ,v . .. . t
; this morning. ; but the matter; waA up,?0,edI thf unbe twwi! 0Jf K'
taken up immediately by that official' f' 'P1?" UrvJBu;k " 0
and submitted. to. -.the Attorney-Gen-1 f" be .Va
eral.' In a f;ommunicaUon published! 'I9 ?e Ntu Yorr batters and allow
i sort Kriow , ed base hits at critical v moments,
in pari Deiow., , - . O'Brien was taken from the box when
At J he 8ama. time the leaders of the! it was seen that he could not stop the
Democratic r organlzatfon state, that Giant batters and Collins wai sent In
v regardless, of the conclusion reached to succeed him.
- by the Attorney General, the question
will, undoubtedly be carried into . the
courts for adjudication. Should ; his
decision support Thef Democratic pon
- tentloau that . the nominations'; cannot
-be accepted;: because tho nominees
failed -Xo signify, on r their : papers, the
1 party with - which they are affiliated,
'? the Republicans will of course go in
to court for f a . ' writ of mandamus
against the - Secretary of the Terrl
tory compelling hjm ' to place the
r candidates' names on the ballot." -
Should Lindsay's opinion hold' that
' thej nomination- papers were' filed ao
cording to law, the Democrats will
" carry the matter into court, on an in-
junction suit to keep the names - off
In bis communication to the Attor:
.neyrGeneral,, the Secretary 4 submits
four queries, calling for a compre
hensive opinion that may , cover the
' entire, problem' of the filing of noml-
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Marquard was simply ,, unbeatable.
He had the same sharp-breaking
curves, fine control and terrific spied
that he showed last week. ; - ,VY
The series now stands three games
for Boston, to two for New York.
Stahl will undoubtedly send his; pre
mler pitcher, Joe, Wood, inta the box
at Boston tomorrow to - see If the
youngster cannot wrest his third game
from the Giants and make it four for
the Red Sox. MeG raw's choice Is
doubtful. Matthewson ; has: been In
rare form this series, but unlucky, and
though he worked last Saturday, he
may be called, upon again tomorrow.
Score: . ' ' R H E
: New York 5 11:2
.Boston 2 7 i1
.Batteries Marquard and Meyers;
O'Brien, Collins and Cady. - .
; NEW YORK N. Y Oct 14. The
attendance at today's game was 30
622 people, and the receipts $66,354,
of which each club gets $29,994, and
the national commission, $6,366.
j A change of flag and registry in the
several - Pacific Mail liners that make
regular calls at the port of Honolulu
during the course of their trans-Pacific
, voyage is - the prediction that : is
being freely made by steamship men
who profess to be cognizant with, af
fairs on the coast v v 1 ,; !
v . That German colors , will fly from
nthe' Pacific Mail steamers - is a story
that will not down, despite rather
lukewarm denials that have follow
ed the spreading of the report V
; The : Oceanic steamship Sierra, - to
reach the islands this morning after
a pleasant five days X and eighteen
hours of steaming - from San 'v Fran
cisco shed additional light upon the
oft-repeated declaration that the Hamburg-American
interests - were to as
sume control of the Pacific .' Malt
which would lead to further: elimlna-.
J tlon of the American .flag" In tbe Pact
At the time the Sierra sailed from
San Francisco, 1 Vice-President and
General Manager R. t. Schwerin was
absent from the city and believed to
be in New York where negotiations
toward a sale, of the Southern ; Paci
fic, interests in the Pacific' Mail were
alleged to be progress. V
': The statement was made this morn
Ing that practically all lesser lights
in , Pacific Maildom along the
prof ess the densest ignorance ' con
cerning : any 1 possible chance of the
line changing ownership and flag. -
As the story goes, the Pacific Mail,
which operates the Mongolia, Man-
chnria, Korea, Siberia, Persia, China
Milwaukee, Vis., Oct. 1 4.-7
Col. s Theodore Hoosevelt, who
is . in ' M ilwaukee on his cam
paign tour, wasf shot here to
day, supposedly by a socialist,
Fitzpatrick, in ho ; hotel where
he was stopping. vThe .'seri
ousness of his injuiryis I not
definitely known.:'; . :
The city is; inan uproar and
the police reserves have been
called out; -avv :
I Telegrams have been sent
to: his wife and family.: -
Special Starv Bulletin Aerogram 1
, HltO, Hawaii, Oct 14. Kllauea is
again going Into action. Whether it
is the result of the war In Europe for
two earthquake shocks felt over the
entire island of Hawaii yesterday I
morning no one can say, out av any
rate the fires that havtf been playing
deep ' down In the crater are slowly
rising again. The shocks "yesterday
were distinct and are reported to have
coast f been felt around the big island.
- BACK;1S MARCONI MAN
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lurkisn Army mvaaes aervm,
; Attac ki ng Border Garrisons
Sultan Won't Yield To Humane
, Efforts For Peace'fS tifC.
MAJOR JOIIX If. 1TH0LLEY, U.S.A
Military Tribute to Soldier Who
SPITZERy BLOCKADE RUNNER;
' DIES ABOARD FOOHNG SUEY
Hero: of RussoapanesoMar!" S S S
! the daredevil Spitzer. The Foohng
Suey arrived about October 6, having
sailed from Mahukona on May 1;. and
the ttory of Spitzer's death has jus,t
reached those here and those who knew
Spitzer died at sea after trying
bravely to hide his identity, and doing
the hard worK of a forecastle hand
under the racking pains of a consump
tive almost worn ;to skin and bones.
Spitzer was the hero of the oriental
waters for a decade or more. With
his. brother, Dick, he revived in reality
the most adventurous days of the free
lances of the seven seas. As pearler,
blockade runner, gun runner, Louis
Spitzer had hair breadth escapes
which would fill many volumes. Again
and again he laughed at great fleets of
the world powers, at the spitting guns
of heavily manned forts, the gold lace
of angry admirals and even the stone
walls of oriental jails. His brother
shared most of his later adventures.
Throughout the Russo-Japanese war
the "Spitzer brothers" and their iood
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Ships as Forecastle Hand
" - from Honolulu ,
. Famous throughout the world for his
deeds of , daring during the Russo
Japanese war, but unknown in Hono
lulu when he shipped from here as a
common sailor before the mast, Louis
Spitzer, noted blockade-runner, died at
sea on the bark Foohng Suey while
that vessel was carrying, load of Ha
waiian sugar around the Horn.
Spitzer , was well-known to many peo
ple living in Honolulu, but none of
them when he shipped, it seems rec
ognized Jn him the gentleman adven
turer who was probably the last of the
American priviteer. 6kipper. Not un
til the Foohng Suey arrived at New
York 136 ,days from Mahukona. did
A. A. Isbell, pioneer wireless ex-
and Nile, has been, approached by a pert : and well-known in Honolulu,
powerful syndicate including the where heworked some1 years ago, ar-Hamburg-American
and White. Star rived this morning on the Sierra from
directorate, with a view of taking over the Coast," accompanied by Mrs. Is
the business of the company in the bell. v
Pacific . . j 'Isbell is now high in the service of
Two of the present fleet of Pacific the Marconi Wireless Company, : and
Mailers' are of British registry, the his mission to Hawaii is in connec-l
Persia and Nile flying the Union, tlon with the establishment of a-big
Jack, while the remaining five liners station. here and with the plans now.
are built .In American yards. j under, way for the opening of contin-lthe Inspector-General, his health de-
snouia tne story prove more mai uous trans-Pacific wireless service,
rumor, it would mean much and spell Manager Balch of the Mutual Tele-
PER CENT OF PRINT
disaster to great extent to Honolulu
and the Territory of Hawaii. With
five great liners sailing under a for
eign registry, the traveling public
would be placed at a serious disadvan
tage with a constantly increasing tou
rist travel knocking at the doors of
the Territory and demanding admis
sion. From the grave nature of the story
brought to this city with the arrival
of the Sierra it is more than likely
that the several business organiza
tions with headquarters in this city
may take the matter up with a view
of learning something definite con
cerning the repeated rumor of a moot
ed, sale of Pacific Mail control..
Although the report of the sale
could not be confirmed, it was said
among shipping men that the Pacific
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The postmastei general has approv
ed the issue of 1915 stamps designed
especially to celebrate the world's
fair. The issue is of a 1-, 2-, 5- and 10
cent denomination. The stamps will
go on sale in January, 1913.
phone Company's wireless branch,
with which the Marconi system will
co-operate, took Mr. Isbell in tow
this morning. It is expected that the
Marconi expert's work will be con
cluded so that he can go back to the
Coast on the Sierra's return trip.
Four years ago tomorrow, Mr. Is
bell established the first communica-
At lis post literally until" lha hour
when tath callii him , from a ; life
spent in his country's service Maor
John , H.;Wholley, Second Intintry, ;u.
S. A., commandant of i Fprt liShafter,
was stricken .with heart failure Ia3t
Saturday afternoon, and died within a
few. minutes. Death occurred shortly
after lour o'clock and . Father . tJhich,
of the Roman Catholic Mission; who
had come to' visit the commandant
and was with him when the attack of
acute heart s disease . came upon , him,
administered the rites ; of the church
when it was apparent1 that the. com
mandant was breaJhing his last V.j, ,
Fcr some weeks Major Wholley haa
been confined to his home and lately
to his room by the results of a hard
attack of bronchitis which . hev con
traded about a month after his ar
rival In Hawaii. From this attack: he
never fully recovered, r and' although
he was able to take part in the man
euvers last May during the visit : of
clined during the summer and ' his
strength gradually Jeft him. h. Though
weakened In body, the commandant
never gave up work and all day Sat
urday he was busy with matters of
post administration, receiving 'ire-
ports, signing documents and-carrying
out the many duties that devolv
ed upon him. He was"- working : a
large part of the afternoon and was
in good spirits. Major Kennedy,
St ' fAssociatcd'Prcta QiUaJ :: ;'v
CONSTANTINOPLE, Turkey,, Oct 14. Despite the prevallina c
ment that the Powers shouid fc tallowed to Intervtne, the Porte h i d:f
initely refused to top theVar row being ; made by the Turkish t.
The refusal to allow Intervention Is taken to mean that Tur!.:y !i pre
pared for a long campaign and fear that Intervention wculd m:r e.a
foss of Important territory and the' lost of control of other territory.
BELGRADE Servia, Oct' 14w The forefront ,of an Invailng Turkhli
army has crossed "the Servian frontier and begun an attack on ths csr
risona close to Ce border. The Turks are reported as forcing thslr w.
steadily Into the country. ;
NEW YORK, Oct 14. On the witness stand; In the pcllc Ir.v
rfiv? wnfidaia: Webber, anothsr- of New York's ur.-.r.
fiflurea. told the ; ludae and Jury a story that corrctsrattj In nl-.t
ail the facts- about the Rosenthal crime as rtlatsd !"? ' -r '..: '
Jack" Reai r"Vei3zr,no'ria-camcicrf-ir;iorT7..r -n.
and later a flxer for, Roae, repeated his. confess!?T
Sam Schepps the money that.the gulmen ; were' to r : :-lv: f
L i.utenant Ceker for'the kililna of Rosenthal: and that Cch:;; j ;
trusted with the task of 'paying '.the four tmen who did the. a:t-:l ,;:ir;.
Webber corroborated Rose'a f storyj as to the ordera for the nuri :r that
came from the police lieutenant;rf j. f--::- ' .-v . ;;'-: ; :
.:'.:V K:": f :-hj' . : t.-V . ' fv-Vv .-.'i ' ' - - . .
'' Special Star-Bulletin . Cable! " . ' .
NEW YORK, N. VYV Oct 14 Webber was unshaken , on : crc:vx-
M thJ. afternoon. He test f ed also that no naa csen-prorr.;;: j
Immunity if he told the truth In declaring' that Ke himself had firtJ r.a
thot at the time of the attack upon Rosenthal. He has been sccu::J cf
being one of the gang that set upon the gambler In front of the r.H.r
pole Hotel.. , :
B ''JU. ; '' ' Associated Press Cable ' .' . ' .-' . -. '' : ,
Washington: D. C. Oct 14, Lieutenant-Governor Nichols cf Chb.
testifying today before the Clapp committee Investigating campa!:n f-r,J
contributions, declared that Thomas Fortune Ryan, New York f nancltr a.ii
nMmififit Democrat- had contributed 77J0OQ to the pre-conventlon , czm-
paig of Judson Harmon, Governor of Ohio, and $35,000 to the preonvt!i:..
tlon campaign of Oscar W. Underwoo d. Ryan was one of the Nsw Ycr-T
Hng of financier who was denounced by William Jennlnjt Dryan whl!a
the Baltimore convention was In aession and who waa declared to be at.
temoting to force the, nomination or eitner narmon Br unHtm.
half of Wall street ana omer nig nnansiai micrc.i.. ,
tion with the coast, a feat that was medical officer, called upon him. and
heralded all over the world. He was, found him .quite cheerful. However,
here some eight months. Since then It was evident that his condition was
LOCAL SCIENTISTS CALMLY
HOLD WATCH ON EARTHQUAKE
"Here It Comes," Said Bryan,
and He and Curator Stokes
Feel Its Pulse
"Here comes an earthquake," said
V. A. Bryan of the College of Ha
waii, quite calmly yesterday morning
at twelve minutes to six o'clock.
'Let's have a look at it."
Professor Bryan and John F. G.
Stokes, curator of the Bishop Mu
seum, were spending Saturday night
at the latter's cottage at Kailua on
this island. Saturday night they had
w v wrvriprrv ttti oeen suung up tailing aoout me
lyih awake early yesterday, heard
a rumbling and a sputtering as If
EomeXhoarse telephone was out ot
order deep down in the infernal re
gions, be knew wnat was coming ana
cot resdy to observe the symptoms.
They had been sleeping with their
heads to the north and feet to the
south and Mr. Bryan said today that
the earthquake travelled along from
the direction of Hawaii and Maui.
"I have noticed that earthquake
shocks usually come after rain and
are followed by more rain. It is just
a theory of mine, formed when liv
ing in Kona. The water penetrating
to molten lava far down In the earth
he was sent to New Zealand to estab
lish the Marconi system there.
"I'm glad to be here again, even
though for only a short time," said
the expert today. "I don't know just
exactly how long I shall be here, but
probably for a few days only."
Lowering the Honolulu Passenger
PORTLAND, Oct. 5. What is
taken to mean that rate cutting is
in ' o.M'O between lines operating
frn .-an Francisco to 'Jonolulu
was a message received by agents
that the fare one way, with berths
on the main deck, inside rooms, had
been lewered from $75 to $65, and
for the round trip it had been cut
from $135 to $110.
The rates apply on the "Big Four"
of the Pacific Mail fleet the stum
ers Manchuria, Korea, Siberia and
Mongolia. The changes are made ef
fective with the sailing of the steam
er Korea October 12. The news was i
of interest here because of the num
ber applying for accomodations on
later steamers, intending to make
winter trips to the Hawaiian group.
Recently it has been difficult to se
cure berths for first-class passengers
unless arranged for weeks in advance
and for that reason the rate war
theory is advanced, because it is felt
that the Pacific Mail has been en
joying a heavy business to the is
lands and that the fare would not be
cut voluntarily. Rates are made from
Portland so passengers are routed
on the "Big Three" liners.
serious and Father Ulrich was sent
for by Mrs. Wholley to come and visit
the Major. They -were talking in the
Major's room when suddenly 'he
caught his breath and said, between
gasps, that he felt faint. Medical aid
could do nothing for the major, who
died within a few moments.
The news of Major Wholley's death
was a shock not only to army circles
but to the many friends in civyian
life that Major and Mrs. Wholley
(Continued on page 3.)
Schooner Dauntless Struck
SAN FRANCISCO,! Cat, Oct 14 The schooner Dauntless, laden with
lumber and bound from Portland to Honolulu, collided -.last. night with the
steamer St. Helen's, and was so seriously damaged that the steamer had
to stand by, tend a line to the sailing vessel ana begin towing her to thia
port The Dauntless is reported lefl badly.. ' - . ::'.y' V -: , ,
Miners Entombed In Flaming Fit-
HOB ART, Tasmania, Oct 14 Eighty-nine miner have - been erv
tombed In a flaming coal-pit one of the , worst h?rron ln -the
mining In this region. ;..'':-;;.1:: ;:::' .-' ' -: .. ? "-:.
E31GE3 Mm, OFFICER
The University of Southern Califor
nia is to be the first university in the
(ruin f -r . f O frra on . itntmnt.l1L.mnM.
MUCH INTEREST IN
ADDRESS BY JUDD
Much interest is being manisfested
in the address which Senator A. F.
Judd will make before the Civic
federation next Wednesday after
noon at four o'clock on "Sanitation
Roads." The importance of the sub
ject and Senator Judd's interest in
it and familiarity with the sanitary
needs of the city led the federation
to secure the address. A cordial in
vitation has been extended to all to
attend the meeting, which will be in
the Public Service Association head
quarters, King street.
SAN FRANCISCO., Oct. 14. Beets:
88 analysis, 9s 6 l-4d. Parity. 3.39
cents. Previous quotation, 9s. 7 l-4d.
The liner Amerika of the Hamburg
American line, ran down the British
submarine B2 at Dover, drowning -14
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Headquarters Hum with. Prep
aration for Attacks and
Defense of Oahu
With ten newly-arived officers, who
are to act as umpires tn the coming
army maneuvers, temporily attached
Jo headquarters pending the actual
field service, the executive offices of
the Department of Hawaii are fairly
humming with activity. The coming
week promises to be about the busiest
on record, and everyone will have to
work at high pressure to be ready for
next week's battle between the Red
invaders and the Blue defenders.
Besides the inspector general, Major
Goorge H. McManus, who will make
the field Inspection of the troops, nirfe
officers from division headquarters re
ported to department headquarters
yesterday. One other officer, Captain
Bryson, who is assigned to the First
Field Artillery, arrived on the trans-
as an umpire during the maneuvers.
The 'officers ' who , arrived'- on the
transport yesterday nd who are now
asigncd to department headquarters,
are Major George Blakeley,'C A. C.r
Major Robert 1L Noble, 12th Infantry.
Major Julius A. Venn, First Infantry V,
Captain Morton F. Smith, Captain Wil
son B. Burtf, Captain Arthur M. Sfllpp,
20th Infantry; Captain Herbert J.
Brees, Cavalry; Captain Douglas Its
Caskey. First Cavalry; "Lieutenant
Maxwell 'Murray, C. A. C.;' Captain J.
If. Brysori, First Feld Artillery ?
Sir Thomas LIpton is on his way :
to New York to issue. anotherchal
lenge. He i3 still hoping to win back ;
the cup. ' " -K ': -
A man and woman In Bernard
Quebec witnessed the burning to
death of their ten children, all under
15 years of age. The parents, return
ing to their home, found it in flame3'
and were powerless to avert the trzz-