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WAILUKU, MAUI, H. T., SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, J 90b
What is Best for Maui
Is Best for the News
ATTORNEY AT LAW
EDMUND II. HART
Notary Public, Conveyenoer and
Aaent to Grant Marriage License
Oflicc, Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
The price of all Patent Medicines
is generally printed on the wrapper
by tlie fuftory. Wo never charge
auy more than this price. Henno
you can buy as cheaply from us as
you could in Now York.
Try our Horlick's Mnlted Milk,
hospital size, 3.75 or the dollor size.
It will make any man, woman or child
stout and strong.
Goods sent anywhere, Phono or
write us. We have about 500 kinds
of Patent Medicines.
MAUI DRUG STORE
V. A. VETLESEN, Prop.
Drs. Weddick and Dinegar.
PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS
Incorporated Under the Laws
the Republic of Hawaii.
UNDIVIDED PROFITS .$70,000.00
Chas. M. Codko President
P. C. Jones Vice-President
C. H. Cooke Cashier
C. Hustaco Assistant Cashier
E. D. Tenney, J. A. McCandless,
C. H. Atherton, E. F. Bishop.
Transact a General Commercial
and Savings Business.
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
HOW MUCH IT WILL EARN.
When you find yourself -thinking of your dollars
in this way, you are starting on the only straight
and sure road to wealth. Idle dollars arc of no more
uso to tho world than idlo men. Every dollar you
make over the cost of actual necessities, should be
immediately placed under tho safeguard of a strong
bank and kept busily at work earning other dollars
for you. Wo pay four per cent interest on savings
accounts and figure the interest every six months.
AND LAIIAINaI NATIONAL BANK.
AND TRAP SHOOTING
Sports at Puunene a Great Success-Trap Shoot
ing, Tennis and Music are Enjoyed
ACCIDENTALLY KILLED AT CAMP SEVEN
Accidental Discharge of Gun
McGrcgor's and Maalaca Landings Damaged.
By High Seas. -
SPORTS AT PUUNUNB.
In response to invitation? sent
out by the management and em
ployees of the Hawaiian Commer
cial and Sugar Company several
hundred persons took advantage
of tho opportunity offered and en
joyed the sports at Puunene last
The day was an ideal one and
tho trains began to nrrivo before
the appointed time with many peo
ple from all over central Maui,
while many came by private con
Trap shooting and lawn tennis
were the events of the day and ex
cellent trap shooting and tennis
were played and each attracted
about the samo number of specta
tors. The tennis court was in the
finest condition and is as fine n
court as there is in the islands.
The greatest care has been used
to make it the best and keep it in
A large grand stand was recent
ly built on the windward side ot
the grounds and as it faces to the
leeward tho guests were sheltered
from tho strong winds that usually
prevail at Puunene.
Tho stand was beautifully fes
tooned with many flags of different
nations and over all floated the
At noon an excellent lunch
spread for all which was duly
Tho players and scores for
tennis playing was as follows:
tile Winners of Preliminary Round:
Mrs. Taylor-Win. Whiteside, Mrs.
Murdock-F. Bcckert, Miss Aiken-
J. B. Thomson, Mrs. Dale-Win.
Lougher, Mrs. Lowoll-F. Nichol
Winners of First Round: Mrs.
Aikcn-F. P. Rosccrans, Miss Mabel
Causes Death of Morisige-
Taylor-Di Geo. S. Aiken, Mrs.
Taylor-Wm. Whiteside, Mrs. Mur-
doch-F. Bcckert, Mrs. Dale-Win.
Loughcr, Miss E. Taylor -Theo.
Nickclscn, Mrs. Nicoll-W. W. Wes-
coatt, Miss Makce-D. C. Lindsav.
Winners of Second Round: Mrs.
Aikcn-F. P. Rosccrans, Mrs. Mur
doch-F. Bcckert, Miss Ethel Tay-
lor-Theo. NJckolscn, Miss Makee
D. C. Lindsay.
Winners of Scmi-Finals: Mrs,
Murdoch F. Bcckert, Miss E
Taylor Theo. Nickclscn.
Winners of Finals: Miss Ethel
Taylor and Theo Nickclscn.
The first prizes were won by
Theo. Nickclscn and Miss Ethel
Taylor, the prizes being two Pun
none Cups. The second prizes were
a pair of tennis rackets and were
won by Mrs. Murdock and Mr. F.
Bcchcrt. During the whole day
excellent music was furnished and
all of the spectators enjoyed a most
The trap shooting attracted
great many lovers of out door
sports and many who are organiz-
ing'new clubs on the island who
wished to witness the exhibition of
tho best shots of the island.
The Mind was very erratic for
which reason probably some of the
best shots did not come up to their
usual high standing. Those enter
ing tho singles were:
Mayficld r 10
Moura - 10
J. Scott 12
E. Kceney 10
Boeck , 7
Von Tempsky S
G. L. Keency 11
Mrs. Scott 12
for this contest
The first prize
was a handsomo
gun case whicl
was won by William Feucrpilc of
Kihei while the second prize was
won by Dr. Geo. Aiken, the latter
prize being a case of cartridges.
in mo uouuies contest tlie samo
handicaps wero put on tho con
testants as in tho singles and as
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SINGER SEWING MACHINES
Cannot be obtained through merchandise dealers. They are delivered
directly from maker to user only through the Company's own em
ployees. There is as great a difference in the cost of making sewing
machines ns there'is in making watches. A cheap watch will indicate
tilde witli fair accuracy for a short time, l'airly good stitching can be
done on some of tlie old patterns of cheap sewing machines when they
are new, but they always work hard, nre noisy and soon wear out.
Every SINGER MACHINE 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 1'os.tol Card to
R. W. HO,WELL,
VV A I L4J K U .
WLL RECEIVE PROMPT ATTENTION.
A FATAL ACCIDENT.
A fatal accident
II. C. & S.
Cant) Seven, on the
Co's. plantation a'jout noon on
Murasigi was shot in tho head
and killed by the accidental dis
charge of a shot gun in the hands
of William von Scggprn while the
Japanese was passing along the
Mr. von Scggern was in the
house of some Japanese and sent
his little son out to sec if thcro
weie some pigeons near. The little
fellow soon returned and reported
that he had seen two and bis fath-
and two Japanese started at
once out of the room. As they got
on to the veranda the gun Mr. von
Seggcrn was carrying accidently
struck a post and being discharged
the shot entered the head of a Jap
anese hack driver by the name of
Murasigi, who was driving by .at
tho time. Mr. von Segccrn and
the Japanese who were with him
carried the unfortunate man into
i house and Mr. yon Sbggern sent
one of the men to telephone at once
for a doctor.
The man was eared for by Drs.
Kurasaki, Sawyer and Dinegar and
everything done to save him but
he died early Monday morning
from the effects of a blood clot,
that formed on tho brain.
A coroner's jury was cmpaunel
ed consisting of George Weight,
Dr. Boole, Hans Amundsen, J.
Kirkland, W. dwell, and M. P.
Several Japanese eye witnesses
were called and as all testified to
tile accidental shooting and furth
er showed conclusively that the
same was purely accidental and
that tho men wero on most friend
ly terms, tho jury brought in a ver
dict of accidental death.
MCGREGOR'S AND MAALAEA
During -Wednesday night very
high seas swept over the new wharf
at McGregor's Landing tearing off
the planking and guard rails but
doing no other serious damage.
Tho wharf at Maalaca Bay suf
fered still moro and is now in a
very dilapidated condition. Many
piers are broken land part of the
wharf hangs down into the water,
McGregor's Landing was com
pleted by Cotton Bros, last April,
but has not been used as a landing
for want of an approach from the
wharf to the main road, which is at
present being worked upon. The fact
that tho contractors built tlfo land
ing solidly is proven by the tearing
away of only tho planking and
ino wnan at jUaalaea liav was
already in a very bad condition,
and now is probably not fit for
use., Last week for want of pro
per lights an accident occurred at
this landing causing an unfortu
unto aged Portuguese woman to lose
her foot by amputation.
It is to be hoped that the autho
rities will immediately remedy the
recent damage to avert any moro
serious accidents in tho future.
Agent for maui:
Valparaiso Destroyed by Earthquake and Fire.
-Probably more Severe Shock than
that of San Francisco.
FIFTY PEOPLE ASSASSINATED IN RUSSIA.
Walter Wclman Postpones Airship Enterprise to Next Year
Millionaire Anderson Murders Wife then Commits
Suicide Death of Sam. Leslie.
(SPECIAL TO Tlin MAUI NEWS.)
Sugar 9G deg. 3.875 Beets 8s. 11 Hi.
NEW YORK, Aug. 17. - The city of Valparaiso, Chile, is reported
as greatly damaged, if not destroyed, by an earthquake. Every build
ing throughout tho city is damaged ordestroyed. Firc are breaking
out in various parts of the citv. Many are reported killed and wounded.
An unconfirmed report says that porlious of the city burned all
night and that hundreds of residents
corded at the Seismograph station
Valparaiso, "Valley of Paradise," is picturesquely isituated and
was a prosperous commercial seaport. It was tho most important city on
llio West coast of South Amorica. It was situated 33 deg.7 miu. and 5C sec:
South Latitude. It was chiefly built on a narrow strip of land at tho head
of Valparaiso Bay. The town was nearly desttoyed in 1822 by earthquako'
and had been visited by a number of
since. In spite of this it has steadily
175,000. Tho calamity will probably
disaster in San Francisco.
ST. PETERSBURG, Aug., 17.
this city last night.
SPITZENBURGEN, Aug. 17. NValtor Wellman announces tho
postponement of his airship enterprise until next ycnrW'j4
BUENOS AY RES, Aug. 17. -A severe earthquake 'was folt at
Mendoza. The people aro panic
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17. II. G. Anderson, a millionaire, mur
dered his wife last night with a razor then committed suicide. . He was
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17. Weather Observer Stockman spoke
last evenings strong indications of rainstorm.
HONOLULU, Aug. 17. Sam Leslie, died at seven o'clock last
night at the Queen's Hospital, Typhoid fever was the cause of death.
SAN FRANCISCO, August 11. Steam schooners are tied up by, a
Tho Iron Traders' Council has made a demand for an 8 hour
day. Six thousand aro involved in this threatened strike.
Felt and composition roofers have joined in a strike.
v-4,demand for an increase of pay has been made by the Horse-shoors'
SAN FRANCISCO, August 14. A warrant has beeu issued for tho
arrest of Billy Vice, as au absconder. He recently returned from Hondu
ras. Vice was for many years city passenger agent in Sail Francisco, of
the Union Pacific, and ho fled several years ago.
LONDON, August 14. Jewelry ot tho valuo ot $35,000 was stolen in
daylight, while on exhibition in Earlscourt.
MANILA, August 14. General Ido has conferred with generals and
officials of Ley te regrrdlng the outbreak of Pulajanes. The Presidentes
have promised to pursuo the insurgents.
NISIINI, August 14. Novgorod, a suburb of Gordievka, is burning.
Many lives are believed to have been lost.
ST. PETERSBURG, August 14. -Seven policemen were murdered
NIJNI-NOVGOROD, August 14. -Revolutionists boarded a train hore
and killed two sergeants of police.
LONDON, August 14. Mrs. Craigio, author and dramatist, died sud
dently last night.
WASHINGTON, August 14. President Gompers, of tho Amorican
Federation j3f Labor, has issued a statement attacking Chairman Shouts,
of the Panama Canal Commission, for employing coolie labor on tho canal.
SAN FRANCISCO, August 14. The transport Logan -will sail on
Wednesday carrying tho two companies from Camp McKinloy, Honolulu,
which have been engaged In target practice at Monterey.
WASHINGTON, August 14. Orders have been issued to assemble tho
North Atlantic fleet of 45 vessels for a review by Prosido.it Roosovelt at
Oyster Bay, Soptembor 3rd.
CHICAGO, August 14. The local banks will offer a reward of $5000
for the apprehension of the fugitive banker Stensland.
VIENNA, August 14. King Edward will visit tho Emperor Francis
Josoplf on September 9.
ELIZABETH, N. J.j August 14. Four boys crossing a bridge hero
last night were killed by a tram car.
AHIOLU, Bulgaria, August 14. Thirty" people have been killed hero in
MONTEVIDEO, August 14. Secretary Root has sailed for Buenos
WARSAW, August 13. An unsuccessful attempt has been made to
assassinate General KaranteiofT, chief of tho gendarmerie. Tho bomb fail.
ed to explode. The bomb-thrower
perished. The shocks were re
such calamities of less magnitude
increased until it had a population ' of
bo a close second to that of 'tho recent
Filtyassassinations occurred in
strikon. Tho dahiagc is unknown.
13. Tho SiiHan Is hot tor.