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HONOLULU BTAK-BULLET1N, FISIDAY, FEB
ti 1Q1.1 , '
Is everything sanitary at the soda fountain you patronize?
At ours all glasses and spoons are washed in antiseptic so
lutlon after each serving. The straws are in sealed envelopes.
It is a safe place for you and your children. We serve aood
things well. Here's some:
Grape Fruit Phosphate 5c
Whipped Cream Specials with crushed fruit 15C
Frozen Pudding Sundae 10c
Grape Mint Julep 15c
Benson, Smith & Co.,
Fort and Hotel.
We are having a 6ale on our
Embroidered Crepe Dress Patterns 7.50 now $ 6.00
Embroidered Crepe Dress Patterns $ 7.50 now $ 6.75
Embroidered Silk Crepe Dress Patterns $35.00 now $31.00
Embroidered Pina Silk Dress Patterns ..... .$12.00 now $11.00
SEE OUR WINDOW.
1137 Fort Stt " ---.
The Key To, Pover Economy
Wherever electricity supersedes steam or gasoline engine drive
there is effected a great aaving of money.
most convmzznr, SANITARY
: AND RELIABLE POWER.
;;V-'JY are prPrd to make recommendations and furnish prices
for the installation of motors for industrial application.
The Hawaiian Electric Co., Ltd.
We SoUdt Your Investments in
Calif ohua Farm
Quick Results and Profits.
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A. STANTON & CO.. Inc.
.First National Bank Building
8an Francisco, California
CHOICE LOCATION AT KAIMUKI. LOT 225x200 FEET, HIGHLY IM
?BOVED. WE HAVE THE PLA NS AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR A
pOtJRTS accept the bonds of our TRUST
DEPARTMENT as security for the
faithful performance of duties as Executor
or Administrator. Our experience
i.in affairs of a fiduciary character
are at your service.
HawaiianTrujtHCp;, Ltd., 923 Fort St
J. ABADIE, Prop.
OF CHARTER IIP
General Committee Calls Meet
ing to Discuss Plan as a
Carrying the important provision for
a city manager, the new draft of the
1-roposed short-ballot charter for tne
city will be under discussion toniit
by the general eharter committee. Th
(ommittee will draw up a bill to be
Iesenied to the legislature, and th ?
neeting tonight is to go- over the draft
with Its many changes from tha
oiiginal form, and perhaps make other
hanges. Th mee ing is called for
7.30 o'clock in the senate chamber, tin 1
it open to the general public.
The completed new wraft is as fol
City and Countv of Honolulu. To re
main a body politic with Lame boundaries.
Perpetual successor. Hold prop
euy. To assume, manage and dispose
"t all trust3 of City and County oi mu
Succeed to all rights, HablliUes ani
lenefitr Pay all obligations. 8ue, do
fend and plead in all courts. Seal.
Purchase, receive and enjoy properly.
Keceive bequests, gifts and donations.
Receive, .condemn, purchase aml
maintain streets, roads, waterworks,
sewer system, power plan's and other
Itsue bonds for these purposes.
, Legislative, executive,; police an1
judicial powers extend to all matters
cif local municipal government.
General election on first Tuesday
after the first Monday of June, 19 ,
and every second year thereafter.
Special election when called by
Registration in Great Register. - ,
Judges and Clerks? appointed by
council except first appointed by Board
Nomination by 25 Individual certifi
cates presented at least 20 days before
Clerk makes certified list of candid
ates and Issues notice at least ten
days before election.
Clerk; prepares ballot wi'h first, sec
ond and third choices. " .
Count. Person receiving more than
cne-half first choice votes declared
elected. - .
it bo majority, person receiving
smallest number dropped from ticket,
Second choice votes then counted
and number added to first chipce votes
and if: such . constitute a majority of
ballots cast then candidate -declared
If no majority, then person receir-
lng smallest number dropped from bal-
Third, choice vots then counted and
Added to first and second choice votes
and person receiving highest number
tieclared elected. v
No candidate shall use more than
ore. carriage to aid voters and then
only for infirm voters; Penalty.
Any holder of elective office may
Elector to file affidavit containing
name of officer and ground for re
moval. Petitions to be issued y clerk.
Signed by 30 per cent of last pre
ceding vote for commissioners. Separ
ate blanks for each signer to be
signed in office of clerk. Clerk orders
election within five days after date of
last petition. Election held not less
than 30 or more than 40 days from
date of call. Officer sought to be
removed may succeed himself.
Incumbent shall continue in office
until successor qualifies. No recall
petition within six months. Recalled
officer shall not hold office for one
Composed of five councilors. Term
four years. First election, three re
ceiving highest vote, four years; re
mainder two years. Receive no com
pensation. Mileage allowed to coun
cilors residing outside District- of Ho
noluhi. Shall hold no other office.
Meetings called by any two members.
Meetings public. Three members con
stitute quorum. Three votes required
to pass ordinance expending money,
confirming appointments or removals.
granting licenses or authorizing bonds.
Each member shall vote, Mayor shall
Powers: (1) All corporate functions
of city In relation to finance, borrow
ing money, issuing- bonds, levying as
sessments. (2) Buy, sell, lease, rent
or condemn real estate. (3 Corporate
power in relation to contracts.' (s)
General police power over public !
utilities. ,, Grant and revoke li
censes. (6) Confirm and ?ejecl ap
pointments. (7 Fix compensation of
appointive officers. (8) Issue , general
and special orders to cUy manager
giving him authority to carry .out all
administrative powers and . duties of
city. (9) Require city manager to
present yearly report. (10K Provide
for audit of city books by audit com
pany or board. (11) - Validate any
lawful act of administrative officer.
Deals with the territory. All other
powers necessary or proper.
Chosen by Council from amon;?
numbers, for term of two years.
Powers and duties conferred by this
at and by Council.
President of Council and Presiding
May receive process. i i.
Right to vote on all questions.
Shall jsign contracts and ;tfler in
struments requiring assent of City
.Voting Mayor during disability
;iyor chosen by Council.
Chosen by Council. Admink trativo
lit ad of City Government.
Official oath and bond.
Holds office at pleasure of CouaciL
Not b inlTesled in -ny contract.
Duties. See thst laws of Territory
tt,d ordinances and rerolutJone exetnu
ed. Attend all me in5s of cora-il
I ecommend necessary measures. Fur-li't-h
necessary information. Presets
imports of departments. Present n
nially itemized eetiraa'e of C-n- nc'iil
neds of city. Appoint persons to f.H
all offices except such as are appoint
td by councH and designate latUs to
tHf h officers. Sign contracts and oUer
fo';umen s on behalf of City when au-tnorirsd-by
Councils Revoke licenses
1 ending nction of Council.
Heads of departments siiall ca:se
lf performed a!l duties impo ed by
City Manager with approval or
( pencil shall designate number an.-
title of Departmental Headf.
Heads shall be responsible only ta
There shall be at least the follov
if? heads: Police and fire. "mnc?
rnd supplies. Purchasing seen4 of
pll supplies. Collects all water rtes
newer ra'es. license fce3 and money
iue the city.
Highways. In charge of street
etc.. di ehes. sidewalks, l urulntr, pub
Vc buildings and proper tyovtned by
Health. In charge of parfcs, ply-
pcunds, poor, Insane, health, charities.
Water and Sewers. In charge of
f 1' reservoirs, pumps, pipes and raa'
chine ry, etc.
Shall maintain regular offiee hours
Eight hours constitute day's work.
Deoartment of Police and Fire.
-Heads appointed and removed by
A nnrnurlations DY Council.
Department ef Finance and Sapirtles
mswAl vear commences juiy ibi
Direct management of revenues of
Citv cash kept in banks, under bond
All demands against city in writing,
Itemized and approved by head of de
partment and by manager.
Council shall provide system for col
lection, custody and disbursement of
all moneys and for accounting.
Hrf of denartment shall secure
supplies in manner directed by council
upon written requisition oi manager
vrs v oir for- tenders.
Taxes shall be assessed, levied and
collected as provided by law.
"Shall provide estimates for mana
Head appointed and removed by
j manager and policy dictated by mana
All work on street done by this de
AH supplies purchased through de
partment of finance and supplies.
Bcnartment of Healtb.
.Manager shall appoint and have
Dovrer to remove - health officers,
Dlnrabinx inspectors, etc;
Health officers- shall be licensed
Head of department-and health of fi
cers. shall fcave power to arrest
.CoUhcU shall nwik ordinances for
preservation -of public health. - -Department
of Water and Sewera.
Heads appointed and removed, by
manager.' . -. ,
Shall embrace all property rights
and obligations of city in relation; to
water, water works and sewers, .
Shall be administered as an entity.
Shall preserve water, investigate
sources and nreoare measures for
storage and of preventing wasta
Shall keep books of account, show
ing cost of maintenance, etc.
Shall have charge of construction,
extension and repairs.
Council shall fix rates, make regu
lations and impose penalties.
When revenue shows surplus over
cost and interest council shall reduce
Officers and Employes.
Elective officers are only officers of
the eity, all others employes.
City attorney appointed by and re
moved by council.
, Every officer or salaried employe
shall take oath and may be required
by council to giv bond.
No officer or employe shall receive
compensation from public utility con
cern. No appointments made or withheld
by reason of religions or political opin
ion 6r political service; Penalty.
Commissions and Board.
Conncit may appoint commissions
to serve without pay. Parks and
playgrounds. Library commission.
Pubtio charities commission. Civil
service commission. Such other com
missions as they may deem neces
sary. Direct Legislation
Proposed ordinances may be sub
mitted by twenty-five per cent of elec
tors voting at last municipal election.
Council may fa) pass such ordinance
without alteration, or (b) call special
election. 'Twenty-frre per cent of
voters may protest within sixty days
after passing any ordinance and coun
cil ehall thereupon submit same to
referendum. Ordinance adopted by
electors cannot be amended or repeal
ed by council within two years except
by referendum. Council may submit
any proposed ordinance to referendum
at any general or special election. Not
more than one special election in six
AH existing ordinances continued in
force. All bonds continued in force.
Penalties for violations. Provisions
mm -TO IroVtfW
! 1 -
BY HENRY RUSSELL MILLER
. all f IttTTtl
Read of .THis Stirring Battle Againct Civic
at Are, and For the Honor end
Jiistice TEat Should Everywhere I Prevail
This Great Novel by the Author of "The Man Higher Up"
Has Been Secured for Use in This Papers ; ,
"His Rise to Power" begins in this paper tomorrow, Feb. 15; It wllf be published weekly. ,
theatre, was yesterday afternoon vis
ited by a delegation of local Chinese
for the purpose of making arrange
ments for renting the Liberty theatre
on the night cf March 9. It is said
that they propose to have Dr. Sun Yal
Sen give a lecture in the theatre,
showing a large number of moving pic
ture mms or ttussian atrocities in
Mongolia upon the Chinese. This lec
ture, it is said, will serve as an ob
ject lessoii, and will aid in raising the
war fund. '
Up untit half-past three o'clock yes
terday afternoon, the news of Doctor
Sun's proposed trip to the States had
not reached the heart of Chinatown.
It was rumored yesterday afternoon
that one of the local Chinese newspa
pers had received a cable to the ef
fect that Doctor Sun would pass
through Honolulu In the near future.
Nothing could be learned as to
whether the cable was received or not.
Many of the local Chinese merchants
who are staunch backers of the Re
public, have said that they have heard
nothing. Chu Gem said that it was
news to him. It was learned that the
Chinese council had received no re
port that the Doctor would" start for
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WKoWlI Be thepicliy 1C00?
This month we will vroduce one thousand HUDSON ears. Thai is
a small percentage of the number of people tcko. trill want them, for before
a single HUDSON was offered, more than one thousand individuals had
paid their deposit to assure getting cars Y-:e"''i;0r
The demand in excess of the number we can build has been in about that
ratio ever since the first photographs were shown-T :'; TfJJ 'l4'' , i
DR. SUN YAT SEN MAY
VISIT HAWAII NEI SOON
The rumor that Dr. Sun Yat Sen.
first provincial president of the Re
public of China, is to visit Honolulu
in the near future, bids fair to be
realized, according to statements
made yesterday by a delegation of
local Chinese which were to the ef
fect that the revohitionist and repub-
tmre time in March, enroute to the
United States to raise a war fund to
enable. tJie Chinese government to
wrest Mongolia out of the bands of
Manager McGreer, of the Liberty
lady in there now having her claim
Before he nad come out of the office
to Mrs. Kalakiela's flower store in
front to meet the reporter, the client
was seen signing a document in dupli-.
cate a page of legal-cap paper filled,
There is a possibility, or rather
i robabiiity, that it will turn out that
the expense to which banana claim
ants are being put by this representa
tive will go for nothing. It is not
likely that the legislature will appro
priate money to pay claims so formu
lated, on their face, but that it will
follow the precedent of the Chinatown
lire claims and provide for a commis
sion to receive and adjudicate claims.
In that event claims will have to be
made out in form either prescribed by
tln act creating such commission or
dictated by the commission itsHf un
der whatever powers may be confer
red on it.
Why This Great Dexaaad . :: ;
People recognize now the importance . of those who wi3 want HUDSONS wtH
of enrineerinz brains in their relation to " be able to eet them. . T '
mechanical oerfection. Without knowk What better assura: 2ecould be offered
cdee a smooth, simolc safe, satisfactory than that these men who Dositess about
car is impossible.
These cars were designed by 43 skilled
engineers gathered from Europe and
America, representing 97 factories. They
had a hand in building. over 200,000
automobiles. These men represent about
all that ha? been learned in motor car
design. Some have made the greatest
headway of all in designing six-cylinder
cars. Some are specialists in other lines.
So the combined skill and knowledge of
all these men is focused upon the
perfection of HUDSON cars.
All who are motor-wise recognize the
importance of having a car built under
such favorable conditions. That is why,
with the maximum of 1,000 cars for de
livery this month, only one out of three
See the Triangle on the Radiator , , ,
ASSOCIATED GARAGE, Ltd;
P: E.' HOWES, Mgr. .... Phone 2388
all the knowledge that has thus far
been gained in automobile building hare
joined in saying 'The New HUDSONS
are the best we know.' ' , ' ' "
The HUDSON "37" ! their four
cylinder masterpiece. It sells at $1873,
completely equipped with electric self-
cranking device and electric lights,
speedometer, dock, top, windshield nd
twelve inch upholstery. There is nothing
more to buy. - t
The "54" HUDSON a Six, capable
of doing 65 miles an hour and a speed of
58 miles in 30 seconds from standing
start, is offered as a car superior to any
automobile on the market regardless of
price.' It sells at $2450, completely
finished aad equipped as above. Prices
are f. o. b. Detroit.
SM-BULLCTIS $.75 PER
ff77 lOirj Street iL