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Now is a good lime to set out young
papaya trees for next smmer's crop.
Give the News Job Office a chance
at your job work. Cheap and satis
Vetlesen of the Maul Drug Store
has 6ho2S and t.ho-iS and shoes for
sale. See his ad.
Long train loads of sugar are be
ginning to roll into Kahulni from the
Nice Barber Shop for Sale. Apply
to PINKNEY BROWN
FIREWOOD: Orders left at the
Waiohuli Market will have prompt
FOR SALE.-One first-class Brak
with pole. Oak finish. Newport nlake
P. O. Box 38, Makawao.
, New Year's Day has been selected
for our local races at Kahului, a pi
gram of which appears ou the first
page of the News.
First Cliss, merchantable lumber
for sale on the beach, at $22.00 and
up, M., per spot cash. Apply to
CYRUS T, GREEN
The von . Hamm-Young Co. have
xComDleted a two-ton rice mill for
Walluku Chinaman the machinery of
which Is run by a 15 h.p. gasoline en
A concert followed by Christmas
tree, will be given by the children of
the Alexander House kindergarten
Fridav evening, .Dec, 18th., at
o'clock. 'Admission 10 cents, children
The new nassencer depot at Ka
hulul in a charming addition to the
town, as well a great comfort to
passengers. When the lawns an
grass-grown, it will be a lovely spot
The News inadvertently stated
last week that the Nevadaii left for
the roast on Saturday. Owing to thi
large amount of freight on board, she
did not get away till Monday after
Vetlesen, of the -Maui Drugstore
hna added a complete line Of maga
xlnes, serials, illustrated weeklies and
coast files of daily papers to his stock,
which is quite a treat to the reading
public of Wailuku.
Th Walluku brass band afforded a
genuine treat to music lovers last
Sunday afternoon. The young gen
tlemen who compose the band!
deserve the highest credit for their
The citizens ot Wailuku formed a
fire company last Saturday evening.
and appointed W. J. Coelho, J. PJ. li
Keola and S. L. Coke a committee to
draft by-laws and look after other
matters in the.interests of the organ
The most appropriate Christmas
present for your friends on the coast
will be a group or lslaua views, ana
the Honolulu Photo Supply Co. is the
proper party to write to for what
you want. Try them and you will
get a square deal. .
The Niws received a nicely written
accouut of a children's party at La
haina. but cannot publish it because
the writer unfortunately forgot to
sicrn his or her name, and the bogey
man always gets editors who publish
Under Its new ownership, Manager
B. P. Lewis of Maui Hotel is proving
himself a gilt edged notel man, ana
with the assistance of his charming
wife is rapidly restoring the homelike
air which made the hotel a delight to
travelers iipder its former manage
Miss Emma Daniels of Cantor's
Aloha .Milinery. Store, Honolulu,
brought over a large assortment of
elegant Ladies' and Children s trim
med hats this week, and will have
them on display and tor sale at the
old Rodrigues Store until Wednesday
Dec. 16, and at McCain's Hotel, La
haina, for the rest of the week.
Ladies are invited to call and look
over the stock here and at Lahuina.
During the year 1902 we occupied
la St. Louis 465,000 square feet of
floor space, or nearly 11 acres.
-We employed In St.Louis 3700 people
We paid for help $2,170,400.00.
We cut 1,761,633 animal skins.
Wt shipped $7,030,143.77 worth of
Engine Capacity 1500 horse-power.
St. Louis factory output A Shoe a
tents .Country Club Bal $3.50 Shoes
Boi Calf and Vici.
HAMILTON, BROWN SHQE Co.
Manufactures' Shoe Co., Sole
Agent,' Fo'rt Street; Hoho'.ulu, H.' t i
Of Maul Teachers
On last Monday morning the an
nual meeting of the teachers of Maui
was held in the Wailuku school, which
had been tastefully decorated for the
occasion with clusters of bright
hibiscus blossoms, handsome ptlms
nnd graceful bamboo stalks, pro
ducing a strikingly beau'.iful effect.
Another very pleasing feature of the
decorations was an aquarium made
by the Wailuku primary teacher Miss
After the preliminaries, including
a weil rendered song by Rev. Mr
Ault, the following program of papers
and exercises was presented: "Our
Professional Opportunities" by Presi
dent Copeland;'Illusirdtcd Story Tell
ing,"by Mrs.S.B. Harry;"The Teach-
ing of Singing," by Miss Sheffield
"Primury Number Work," by Miss
Fleming; "Geography for Beginners,'
by Mr. Dickenson; "Manual and In
dustriul Work," by Mr. McDonald;
''Reports from School Agents in
Beautifying School Grounds," which
was discussed by Mrs. Austin, Mr.
V. O. Aiken, and Mr. Dickenson.
For the ensuing year, the following
officers were nlected; President,
David Kapohakimohewa; Vice-Presi
dent, Hugii M. Coke; Secretary, Mrs.
S. B. Harry; and the meeting then
adjourned to be held on Friday after
Thanksgiving, 1094, in the new
Wailuku School House it is to be bop
Two papers read before the meet'
ing, one on teachers' opportunities,
by Mr. Ccpeland, and one on Indus
trial education by Mr. McDonald of
Lahainaluna aru presented to our
readers this week, not because of
superior excellence, because all the
papers were exceptionally good, but
rather .because tbey touch upon
topics of more general interest. Miss
Sheffield's delightful paper on ''Music
in the School Room" would have up
pea red this week if space had allow
ed, but that is a pleasure which is
reserved for our readers in a later
Dr. Williams Peters has removed
from Lahaina, and will probably
open an office in San Francisco.
Dr. James Molony is now the plan
tation physician, as well as the Gov
ernment physician, and he has se
cured tor his residence the house
formerly occupied by Dr. Peters. At
8 o'clock every morning, Dr. Molony
will visit the patients in Lahaina
Operator Kinney, at the Lahaina
wireless station, reports that the
station on the Island of Hawaii has
beon removed from Mahukona to u
point about 25 miles south. It has
been ascertained that the signals are
not so clear when passing over high
ground. The new line, being entirely
over water, will doubtless facilitate
Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Molony are in
Honolulu on a short visit. Meanwhile
Mr. Molony is attending to some busl
The principal local attraction this
week has been a Chinese wedding;
the contracting parties being Ah
Hee, the tailor, and a Chinese young
lady from Honolulu. The wedding
feast took place last Sunday after
noon aud evening; and the tables were
loaded with Celestial dainties.
At 5.15 p. m. on Monday, lire was
discovered in one of the cane fields
It was extinguished before much
damage was done.
Tlio awa licens was sold to a china
man for $251.
Another Japanese physician has
opened an office in town.
A large amount of lumber has been
landed from the schooner "John" this
To Form a Club.
A series ot talks and studies on
civil government is being arranged
for the young men of Wailuku and
vicinity, che meetings to be held week
ly at the Alexander Club Room, and
it is hoped that these may lead to the
early formation ot a good citizenship
Now that our Islands are about to
realize in a much fuller degree than
ever before what local self-government
is, aud the rights, privileges,
duties and obligation of citizens that
follow, it is an opportune time for us
improve ourselves along these lines.
All who are interested are invited
10 oe present at tno j:uo room,
Wednesday evening, Decem'b'er 16th,
. .... MU.
. NEW YEAR RACES
A fine dny's racing sport has been
arranged at Spreckels' Park, Kahu
lui, fur NewYpnr'sDuy, commencing
at 2 o'clock M.-If wiilboa purely
local affair with' modest purses, but
there will be some close and exciting
The track is in first class condition,
and several horses have already gone
into training for the event.
Among the performers will be
Denny Hcnly, Kit Carson, Grandpa,
Columbia Maid, Alex, Jennie E., Pua
Ilima and Yokohama, and quite a
number of others. Two Japanese
races have been piovided for, and
also a cowboy's relay race.
, Admission to the races hns been
reduced for the occasion. There will
bo no charge for admission at the
road gate, and only fifty cents admis
sion to the grounds and lower grand
stand, and fifty cents additional for
admission to the upper grand stand.
The Racing Association will spare no
pains to provide a good daj 's sport,
and hope to see u large attendance.
Mitchell After Kalua' Scalp.
Authentic information by mail has
been received from Washington, that
Senator Vitchell was about to urge
President Roosevelt forthwith to dis
miss Judge John W. Kalua, from the
bench, of the Second Judicial Circuit,
in accordance with the findings and
recommendation ' tne sub-committee
of the Senate Committee on Por
to Rico and Pacific Islands.
It is rumored that Representative
S. F. ChTllingworth of Oahu, who was
for many years a resident of Maui, is
among the candidates for Iho Judge
Ladies Guild Meeting.
The annual business meeting of the
Ladies guild of Wailuku will be held
on Tuesday P. M. Dec. 15th at 2.30
o'clock, at which time officers will be
elected for the following year. A full
attenuanco of members is desired.
The ladies of the guild wish to
thank all those who is kindly helped
to make their Fair a success.
Delegate Kuhio has introduced the
bill in congress to ratify the countv
act. It received favorable comment
from the members of the House, will
probably be speedily passed.
The T.adies' Guild of Wailuku held
a very delightful and successful Ba
zaar last Saturday afternoon on the
lawn and in the Guild Room of the
In accordance with Section 1 of
(Jhapter XXVI of the laws of 1886
All persons holding water privi
leges or those paying water rates
are hereby notified that the water
rates for the term ending June 30.
1904, will be due and payable at the
office of the Wailuku t kahului Wa
ter works, on the 1st day of January,
All such rates remaining unpaid
for 15 days after they are due will
be subject to an additional 10 per
All privileges upon which rates
remain unpaid February 15, 1904, (30
days after becoming delinquent), are
liable to suspension without further
Rates are payable at the office of
tho Water Works in th'e tfailuku
Court House Building.
W. E-. BAL,
Supt. WaiWku & Kahului
Wailuku.'Dec. 12, 1904'.
APPRECIATE THE FACT
That wo have bought Shoes for
cash direct from the factories in
the East, hence are able to sell
you shoes at bedrock prices. We
offer a Ladies' latest style, patent
leather shoe, French heels, for
$4.50, such as cost you $6.00 in
Honolulu and for you, gentlemen,
we have a patent leather shoe
that costs you $6.50 in Honolulu,
and we let you have it for $5.00.
You can have ydur choice of shoes
from $1.50 up to $5.00; there is no
middle-man with us; everything
is bought direct, hence you save
over 25 percent by buying from
us. ' .
MAW DRUG STORE
Y; A, YETLTSEN, Proprietor
RLPORT OF THB CONDITION OF
The Flrnt Nntional Bank of Wal
luku, nt YViiiluku, Maui, in the
Tcr. of llawnil, nt the cloe ol
biiKineH, November 17, 1903.
Loans nnd discounts 62,42!t 36
Overdrafts, secured nnd
unsecured 1,649 63
U. S. Bouds tj secure cir
culation 16,500 00
Premiums n U. S. Bonds 1,083 68
Banking house, furniture
and fixtures 1,040 00
Due from Siute Banks
and Bankers 331 11
Internal-Revenue Stamps 3 35
Checks and other cash
items 1,776 00
Fraclioniil pupor currency,
nickels and cents 91 40
Lawful Money Reserve
. in Ban::, viz:
Specie 16,322 40
Redemption fund with
:, U. S. Treasurer (5 per
- -cent of circulation) 825 00
Capital stock paid in 25,000 00
Surplus fund 1.5(H) 00
Undivided profits, less
expenses und taxes
paid 1,949 44
National Bank notes out
standing 16,500 00
Due to State Bank and
Bankers 5,193 82
Individual deposits subject
to check 38,259 49
Demand certificates of
deposit 5,652 19
Time certificates of :
deposit . 7,980 35
Cashier's checks, out
standing 19 60
Ter. of Hawaii, County of Maui, ss:
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of the
above-named bank do solemnly swear,
that the above statement, is true to
the best of my knowledge and belief.
C. D. LUFKIN,
W. T. Robinsou )
D. C;- Lindsay Directors
R. A. Wadsworth V
Subscribed and sworn to before me
this 7th day of December, 1903.
JAS. N. K. KEOLA,
(Seal) Notary Public.
Second Judicial Circuit, Territory of
Hawaii. ;- ;
Stockholders' Annual Mcetlag.
In accordance with the articles of
association the regular annual meet
ing of the shareholders of the First
National Bank ov Wailuku for the
purpose of electing directors for the
coming year und the transaction of
such other business as may come be
fore it, will be held in the banking
house of said association on Tuesday,
the twelfth day of January, 1904, at
one o'clock P. M.
Sealed Tenders will be received by
the Superintendent of Public Works
"until 12 M. of Monday, December
21st, 1903 for erecting a cottage at
Plans and specifications on file in
the offices of the Engineer, Depart
ment of Public Y.'orks, Honolulu; and
Geo; H. Dunn, Lahaina, Maui.
Tenders to be endorsed on envel
ope, "Tender for cottage at Lahaina
. C. S. HOLLOWAY,
i Superintendent of Public Works.
Sealed Tenders will be received by
the Superintendent of Public Works
until 12 M. of Monday 21st, of Decem
ber for Constructing a 6 room cot
tage at Kipahulu, Maui.
Plans and specifications on file in
the offices of the Engineer, Depart
ment of Public Works, and F. Witt
rock, Hana, Maui.
Tenders te be endorssd on envel
op, "Tender for 6 room cottage at
The Superintendent reserves the
right t reject any and all bids.
C. S. HOLLOWAY,
Superintendent of Public Works.
f ONDER CAMERAaOUTFIT
MUM.,. I lltH. 1 fthf .
PACIFIC ENTEKPRISE CO.
P. O; Box 232, Honolulu.
No. 1 Tonic & Condition Tiih'.fi-
3 F.czitii:i & Mani' Cure
5 Cough Pills
7 Puppv VerniTiifre Ciipstili' -
8 Alterative Cooling Tablet
1 1 Hnir Restorer
13 Eir C incer Cure
15 Distemper Cure
17 Eve Lotion ,
PEARSON & POTTER CO., Ltd g
P. O. llox 784. H. lulu, II. T. jS
You know their use- we know how to
Any kind o? material used to suit and J
they're guara nteed to satisfy the most
Prices Upward' from $10.00 1
PORTER FURNITURE CO., Ltd,
YOUNG BUILDING CORNER HOTEL STREET.
WITH THEIR THIRTY-FIVE YEARS EXPERIENCE IN THE3
Dry Goods and General MerchdridisS
Business Carry the best Selected Stock for ISLAND TRADE
Which They Offer and Sell TO THE TRADE ONLY, at
Prices and Terms Most Favorable.
We Fear No Competition
SOLE AGENTS FOR
LITTLE JOKER and CROSS CUT TOBACCO
and CYCLE CIGARETTES;
Orders Will Receive the Best and MOST PROMPT ATTENTION
Recommended by the Manager of Maui Hotel as being equal to Kona'
CofTeeJia Taste an Aroma.
Two Years Old, Sold by the Bag, or less Quantities.
Fresh Crop Sold by the Ton or Less Quantities.
Give Our Maui Coffee a Faiv Chance in the Local Market. I
For prices and particulars, apply to
CHAS. COPP, - - Makavao,!lMauI.T:
If you want any of the foMo vings racks wr.'te
to the PACIFIC HARDWARE CO. Ltd.
P. 0.iBox 246, Honolulu, T. H.t for prices
Stoves and Ranges, Crockery and Glassware, Kitchen
Utensils, Agate Ware, Tii WareJcs'Baxsj and ReMg-
erators, Carrara Paint, which lasts for years.
SPORTING GOODS-Guns, Revolvers, Cartridges, etc., etc!
Art Goods and Pyrography Outfits. Correspondence solicitedj
THE mUI BAZAAR
Hawaiian Curio3, Ivory Wreaths, Lauhala Hits, Mats ana
baskets of Hawaiian Manufacture, andHawaiian Quilts.
Hawaiian Tapas and Koa Calabaanes; Birds Nes'i Fern Work ' '
Such as Napkin Rings, etc."
We Also Receive Articles on Consignments.
Order Will Receive Prompt and Careful Attention.
K. op P. HALL BUILDING .WAILUKU. MAUIl
Mrs. J. K. Kahookcle,
New Shipment feorriin
Italian Marble, Scptch and American Granite, Ornamental
Figures in Italian Marble on Granite Bases.
Memorials in any material known tothe.trjtdej'including bronze.'
Photographs of all designs' cheerfully furnish ou' aopllcation.
Safe of any known make furnished.
J. C. AXTELL
p o. Axiii-i', io-iosVaVa'ive.VsV Bct. aVV iotelW
To keep your dog healthy use ijji
R'MTiPdios nnd supplies
Ant.i septic Soup (black)
per cake 50 cents. Ken
nel Snp (white) per
pake 20 cent.
MEDICINE S &
2 Marge Cure ()c.
4 Purj-ntive Tablets 50c.
(! Wrniifitye Capsules 50c.
9 Lacuriuin 50r.
1(1 Liniment 50c.
12 Jaundice Tablets 50c.
14 Fit Cure
16 Rickets Cure
18 Diarrhoea Cure
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