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" t xx. x auuuj i ) 7,yo .; NUMBER 24
J. M. VLVAS
ATTORNEY AT LAW
WAILUKU. : : : : MAUI
EDMUND II. HART
NoTAnv Public, Conveyencer and
Agent to Grant MAnniAQE License
Oftice, Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
We remember in our college days we
used to sing:
There came ns a boon and a blessing
to men "
The Pickwick, the Owl. and the
v t Waverley Pen.
ButHhose days are cone, and so is the
fame of those pens. We have new and
better pens now, and a new and better
They came as a boon and a blessing
The Railroad, the Stub and the ISst-
- erbrook Pen.
These pens nreuiade under the Stars
and Stripes, "consequently they are the
best in the wotld.
MAUI DRUG STORE
.V. A. VETLESEN, Prop.
Drs. Weddick and Dinegar.
PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS
The Bank of Hawaii
Incorporated Under the Laws of
the Republic of Hawaii.
UNDIVIDED PROFITS .$70,000.00
Chas. M. Cooke President
P. C. Jones Vice-President
C. H. Cooke Cashier
Cr H ustace Assistant Cashier
E. D. Tennoy, J. A, McCandlcss,
C. H. Atherton, E. V. Bishop.
Transact a General Commercial
and Savings Business.
IN MAUI COUNTY
Politicians Have Already Started Slating Names
For the Coming Republican County
and District Conventions.
BUN CLUBS WILL HAVE PRIZESH00TS.
Puuncnc pun Club Will Kavc Shooting Tournament on Aug.
J J and rvihci Lrun Uub Wil lHavc First Annual
Pnze-Shoot on August 2L - '
POLITICS ON MAUI.
:io past few days politics
have livcniil up a great deal all
over the Island of Maui.
oinco tnq new oincers of the va
rious Republican Precinct Clubs.
were clcctefl they have set them
selves to work and mean to carrv
the party through a victorious cam
Already the politicians around
Market street, Wailuku, have been
slating candidates for nomination
in the coming convention. Thev
include in the ltats manv of 'the
present County oflich'ils.
V. E. Saffory is slated for sheriff
and so far no one has been talked
of to oppose him but for the ollice
of Deputy Sheriff the names of
of police ollicer Chas. Lake, and
clerk E. II. Rogers appear and
there are some who venture to say
that there still other aspirants.
The fight for Legislative honors
promises to be a bit livelier, so
rumor lias it. it is being whispered
around, that W. J. Coelho and S
kelunoi will cross swords in the
political arena for the nomination
for the Senate. As Maui is only
entitled to elect one Senator
this coming election, therevboing
two hold-oyers, there may bo other
aspirants from the pother districts.
Both Coelho and Keliinoi havo
served terms in the lower house of
the Legislature and are botli in
quest of higher honors.
For the lower house of the Lcgis-
lature nothing much has been
heard, although the politicians are
searching for good men.
On Wednesday night a number
of Portuguese voters of Wailuku
District met for the purpose of
forming a political club. A com
mittee of organization was annoin
ted and a mooting will be held in
the near future, when the club will
be permanently organized.
The Portuguese voters of the
island of Maui numbered about 250
at the last election and that num
ber will bo increased by more thnn
one-half in this election, giving
them a total of about 400 voters, or
one-sixth of the total number of
voters registered two years ago.
Many of the young Portuguese
have figured this out and claim
that as Maui elects six reresenta
tives, one of these should bo a
Portuguese, and they further claim
that it would bo to the interests of
the Republican Party to place a
Portuguese on their ticket.
PUUNENE GUN CLUB.
Few people give enough thought to the earning
capacity of a dollar. When you look at a dollar, do
not think of how much it will buy, but
HOA MUCH IT WILL EARN.
When you find yourself thinking of your dollars
in this way, you aro starting on the only straight
and suro road to wealth. Idle dollars aro of no moro
use to the world than idlo mon. Every dollar you
make over the cost of actual necessities should bo
immediately placed under the saT"iuiard of a strong
bank and kept busily at work earning other dollars
for you. We pay four per cent interest on savings
accounts and figure the interest every six months.
AND LA1IAINA NATIONAL BANK.
Shooting Tournament at Puunc
nc, August 11th or 13th. l!)0(i.
Event No. 1. Handicap Shoot
at 20 Targets, unknown angles at
1G yards raise. First Prize, Leath
er bun Case. FWmwl T',i
I w . - 4 llij W
Invent No. 2. Handicap Shoot
at 20 Targets. Doubles, known an
gles, 10 yards raise. First Prize,
Cartridge Case. Second Prize,
Kules for the above shoot. Enoh
competitor to receivo a handicap
point, and on making samp will
receive one score to which will bo
added ono score for each target
For five straight breaks, ono ex
tra flioro will be added.
In case of two or moro tying for
first place, thoy to be conceded the
winners of first and second nrizes.
and shall immcdiatly shoot off the
tie at 10 largets under same con
ditions and handicap as first shoot,
until there remains ono first and
ono or more second guns. Tie for
second place to bo shot off at 10
Targets each, the same as first tie.
The whole shoot to bo governed
by the Interstate Rules. Shooting
to begin at 9 a. m. at Puunonu.
Tho above shoot is open to any
and all residents of Maui who wish
to enter. Thoso desiring to do so,
will "kindly forward their names to
G. L Keeney, Puunone, and if it
bo a party who has shot at trai3
beforo, he is requested to state the
percentage of Targets ho usually
breaks, so that his handicap bo
First annual prize-shoot at Ki
hei, Aug. 20th, and Sept. 2nd,
Evmt No. 1. Handicap shoot
at 50 targets for Kihei members
only. 25 targots on August 20th,
and 25 targets on September 2nd.
1 targots loft quarter 4 targets
right, 4 targets straight away and
repeat. 25th and last target straight
away. Second half to be shot un
der like conditions. First Prize
Silver Cup. Second Prize Cart
Rules for abovs shoot: Any
member absent on cither one of
above two dates shall forfeit right
to compete for the prizes. Each
competitor to receivo a handicap
point, and on making same will
receive one score, to which will bo
added ono score for earh target
broken thereafter. For five straight
breaks one extra scoro will be add
ed. In event of a tie of two or
more for first place, they to be con
ceded the winners of both 1st and
2nd prizes, and will immediately
proceed to shoot off tho tie at 10
targets each until there remains
one 1st audi ono 2nd gun. Tie
for 2nd. place to be shot off at 10
targets each. All ties to bo shot
off under the same rato ot handi
cap as given at the start.
Event No. 2. For tno champion
ship of Maui. Scratch, 25 targets,
unknown angles, 10 yards rise. To
be shot on September 2nd. Prize
Silver Cup. In event of a tio to
be shot off immediately at five tar
Event No. 3. Visitors shoot.
Open to any resident of Maui, 20
targets Scratch, unknown angles.
To bo shot on September 2nd. 1st.
Prize Cartridge Case, 2nd. Prize,
Brass cleaning Rod with oil can and
screw driver combined. In event
of a tio to be shot off at 5 targets
Event No. 4. Twenty targets,
scratch, unknown angles, 10 yards
riso, open to any resident of Maui.
To be shot on Sontember 2nd.
Prize given by E. O. Hall & Son
Ltd. In event of a tio to bo shot
off immediately at five targets.
Optional Sweeps - fifteen targots.
scratch, $1. 'entrance, 10 yards rise.
1st, -'nd, and 3rd place, 50. 30.
Visitors intending to take part
in any or all of tho ovehts, viz:
numbers 2, 3 and 4, aro kindly re-
quested to forward their names to
tho undersigned not later than
The whole day's shoot to bo gov
erned by tho Interstate rules, and
tho decision of tho Refereo to bo
final, with a strict adherencoto tho
Club rules which prohibits remarks
to or interference with a shooter at
tho firing line. Shooting will be
gin at 8.30 a. in., on tho Camp No.
range, kihei. Good luck to all
and favors to none.
W.M. A. SPARKES,
Captain Kihei Gun Club.
SINGER SEWING MACHINES
Cannot be obtained through merchandise dealers. They are delivered
directy from maker to user only through the Company's own em
poyees. There is as great a difference in the cost of makine sewintr
machines ns there is in making watches. A cheap watch will indicate
time with fair accuracy for n short time, l'airly good stitching can be
done on somcif the old patterns of cheap sewing siachincs when they
are new, but they always work hard, are noisy and soon wear out.
livery SINGIJR MACHINH is tested by actual sewing at the factory.
It is always ready for every kind of stitching and will do better work
and do it longer than any other because it is of better design and
construction. A Postal Card to
Czar is Reported to be Preparing to Appoint
Grand Duke Nicholas as Dictator
Sailors Kill an Officer.
CREW OF CRUISER 7SIA MUTINIED.
Mutineers in Helsingfors Have Surrendered After Being Bom
barded by Battleships and Are Being Tried and
Shot for Taking Part in Uprising.
(SPECIAL TO Tim MAUI NEWS.)
Sugar 0G dog. 3.75 Beets 8s. Gd.
ST. PETERSBURG, August 3. It is reported that the Czar is
preparing to declare Grand Duke Nicholas as dictator
In a light for control of the cruiser IWrninm-n i
of the vessel was killed.
Led by five officers the crew of tho cruiser Asia mutinied and took
the vessel to Sveaborg.
CRON8TADT. August 3. Martial law has been declared in the
fortress and 2000 sailors aro surrounded by troops.
HELSINGFORS, August 3.-Tho mutineers have surrendered
after being bombarded by the battleships Slavna and Czarevitch. Tho
men are now being court-martialed and shot.
SEATTLE, August 3.--E. A. Gage, son of Lyman Gage, commit
ted suicide hero last night.
PITTSBURG, August 3.-Fay Templolon, tho actress, and -J. L.
Patterson, a wealthy manufacturer, were married here.
HONOLULU, August 30.-Tho Waimoa water plant in Kauai is
muiiujr supplying power.
Tho steamer Mauna Loa leaves tonight at 7:30 to take a party to '
attend the opening ceremony,
ST PETERSBURG, August 2.-Guards havo surrounded tho
telegraph building to prevent the cutting of communication - with tho
Birilcff is en route to Ilelsincfors. It is fP!,,i !, ti. m i.
a vfivolt of the cntiro navy.
ST. PETERSBURG, July 31. Government proceedings havo been
started against tho signers of the Viborjr mnn;rnatn rm.,
clamation of the united revolutionary organizations, circulated amon tho
peasants, in winch tho government was accused of betraying tho faU.or-
and, and of in voking the aid of German and Austrian troops to put down
internal disorders m Russia. It urges the peasants to seize tho lands of
tho nobles, and to overthrow the government.
The Emporor has appointed Doydon, Comptroller; Prince Livoff Se
cretary of Agriculture; Koni, Minister of Justice; and Vinogradov, Minis-
LUBECK Germany, July 31.-The police have d.scovered that 707
cases of arras havo been shipped from this port to Finland by means of
false clearanco papers.
TIPL1S, July 31.-A regular war is on between tho Tartars and tho
Armenians in this province. Tho Tartars attacked tho Armenians entrench
ed in Askaran Pass, but. were unable to break the cordon that tho Anno
mans had drawn across the dofile.
Fighting Is going on in many villages.
strike0SC0W' 31--Elshlecn thusani workingmen hero-aro on
-,i i"f:i,JuIy 81-"Gcneral 0ku has been Pointed chief of tho Gone
ral fatal! of tho army.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 31.-Tho Grand Jury has instituted an inves
igat.on as to tho rights of the Finance Committee .recently selected bv
Mayor Schmitz to handle relief funds. - soiecicu bj
SAN FRANCISCO, July 31,-Tho Board of Supervisors, at its meet
ing last night, passed a resolution to repair and restore tho City Hall
SAN FRANCISCO, July 31,-Mayor Schmitz has appointed G. H.
? CZ i?!lSrirb- tl'e?0,i- C on in Place of
v.i,a.-U) nuu r. uemon iaw, resigned.
HAVANA, July 31. -The mayor and the members of "tho Board of
Alderman have resigned. This is in anticipation of a request from Prcsh
dent Palma that they get out of office because of Incomnetencv and "Wrf
ST. PETERSBURG, July 30,-A batulion mutinied at PoliavaTho
mutiny was suppressed by the Cossacks with raachino guns
At a meeting in Finland of . oprescntntives of 130,000 workmen, it was
decided untimoly to declare atrike. j
The foreign press is being censored.
t' PET,ERSKDURG. Ju,y 30.-Thero is an unverified report that Gen
eral Tropoff has been assassinated. '
ST. PETERSBURG. Julv 30.-Prnmlnr qw.. .. ..
governors of the provinces to compel the y
resf het MNS,LAV' 30-RioU" workmen is in' pro-
Urcss hero. Many luu-o gone on a strike
CJlARLEROI, July 30. An attempt was made near here to wreck
the Parh express A rail was removed in the hopo of ditching tho train
The engineer and fireman of the train wore k.lled. The passengers escaped
CAMDEN. N. J Julv 30.
cruiser Was nngton, from her builders. She was given her oflicia speed
tests sovoral days ago. apetu
AGENT FOR MAUI.
4 SACRAMENTO. Cal.. Julv
WILL 1UJCEIVH PROMPT ATTUNTIpr,