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THE MAUI NEWS-
-SATURDAY, NOVEMBER J 6, 1907
The Smoke of a Cranio Cigar Chases Care Away. Light One and
Taste the Sweetness of Content.
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E have it. Just danco at a fow of the now things
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Extra Fine Port,
If you arc upset and cannot eat or drink any- 12
thing let us send you a bottle of the Nectar. It 35
S is used in all cities and has proven a groat tonic. 3
There is no liquor in it. " 3
I Maui Wine & Liquor Co. 1
Clias. M. Cooke, Pres.
C. D. I.ufkin,
R. A. Wnilsworth, Director
Report to the Comptroller of the Currency
AUGUST C2, 1907.
Loans and Discounts $ 36,037. S2
United States Iionds 6,250.00
Premium on U. S. Bonds 220.00
Other Iionds (quickly convert) 12,110.00
Cash and Due from Hanks 10,248.8s
Furniture and Fixtures .t.. 1,175.00
Due from U. S. Treasury 312.50
TERRITORY OF HAWAII,
COUNTY OF JIAUI
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly swear that the
alravc statement is true to the best of. my knowledge and belief.
. D. I.UFKIN, ashie r.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 30th day of August, 1907.
J. GARIA, Notary Public Sec. Jud. ircuit.
Will it not pay you to look into our lino lino of
GARLANDS and got a stovo that will givo
you absolute satisfaction. Wo have thoni in
all sizes, selling a low as 10.00 and all along
up to 70.00. When you want something good
in the stove, lot us quote you.
For Best Results Advertise in the
$1.25 per gallon
'2.00 " 44
5.00 " "
1.25 " bottle
Wm. Ilcuning, Vicc-l'res.
W. L. Decoto, Director
Capital Stock....'. 25,000.00
Surplus and Profits 289,30
Due to Hanks 4,420.71
Dividends Unpaid 30.00
(Continued from Page I.)
thereof there shall be nml hereby
are created and established the fol
lowing: 1st the olliec of Sanitary
Inspector and 2nd the olliceof Hu
mane Oflicer, Fish, Food and Hack
Inspector. Seconded by Mr.
Church and curried.
Mr. Kaiuc presented Resolution
No. COS) thereby appointing Thos.
Clark, Hack, Fish and Food In
spector, and Humane Ofl'icer for
the District of Wailuku at a Salary
of $-10.00 per month, and moved
the adoption of the same Seconded
bv Mr. llaia and carried.
The Clerk was instructed to write
to Mr. Pinkhain Pres. Board of
Health notifying him of the ap
pointment of Mr. Clark, and ask
ing him that a Commission be 'is
sued to him ae Agent of the Board
The Cleik was also instructed
to raiuest the Sheriff to .issue
ii Commission to Mr. Clark as Hack
Mr. Church presented Resolution
No. 510 thereby appointing Dr.
John Wcddick, Sanitary Inspector
for the District of Wailuku, and
moved the adoption of the same.
Seconed and carried
The Clerk was instructed to noti
fy Mr. Pinkiiain Bros, of the Hoard
of Health of the appointment and
to request that a Commission be
isiiied to Dr. Wcddick.
Statements of the financial con
dition of the County of Maui was
read and the same was ordered
placed on file. Mr. Meyer present
ed Resolution No. 511 thereby ap
propriating the sum of One Hun
dred Fifty Dollars to the account
known as Incidentals County, At
torney and nioed the adoption of
the same. Seconded by Mr. Kaiue
Mr. Church presented Resolution
No.' 512 thereby appropriating the
sum of $125.00 to the fund known
as Incidentals County Engineer
and moved the adoption of the
same. Seconded by Mr. Ilaia and
Mr. Haia presented Resolution
No. 518 thereby appropriating the
sum of ifSO.OO to the Account known
as Mile Posts, and moved the adop
tion of the same. Second by Mr
Moycr and carried.
Mr. Meyer presented Resolution
No. 51-1 thereby appropriating the
sum of $100.00 to the Fund known
us General Improvements. Second
ed by Mr. Haia and carried.
Mr. Kaiue presented Resolution
No. 515 thereby accepting the pro
position of Cyrus T. Green to build
a four foot sidewalk along the
niauka side of the Extension to
Market Street Wailuku and moved
the adoption of the same. Second
ed by Mr. Church and carried.
The report of the County En
gineer was read.
( The County Engineer was in
structed to notify the II. C. &, S.
Co., of the granting of their request
to substitute a tunnel under Mill
St. in lieu of the present ditch
crossing the said road provided the
road be left in good condition sat
isfactory to the Board audits Road
Department without' expense to the
The specification? for the build
ing of the road from Napili to IIo
nokahua was read and Mr. Church
moved that the same he approved
and the- County Engineer is hereby
instructed to post out notices in
threcconspicuous places in the Dis
trict of Lahaina calling for bids
for the construction of the same
and one on the- Bulletin Board in
tho County Building. Seconded
by Mr. Kaiuo and carried.
Tho specifications for tho con
struction of two concrete bridges at
Knhului, Maui, wore read and Mr.
Kaiuo moved that tho same bo ap
proved and that call for tenders be
published in one issue of tho Maui
News. Seconded by Mr. Ilaia and
carried. Bids to be opened on the
12th of December at 12 M.
Mr. Church moved that tho re
port of tho County Engineer bo ap
proved and tho same be placed on
file; also to approve of the plan of
work as set forth in tho said report.
Seconded by Ilaia and carried.
The Road Overseers, are hereby
ordered hy the Board to mail their
reports not later than the 2nd of
each liiouCh and the weekly reports
not later than the following Mon-
Communications from J no. II.
Wilson, County Superintendent of
Roads to Antone Tavares iivrc
fence on Government Road were
read and the County Engineer was
instructed to attend to the same' at
the earliest opportunity. Report
of the County Supt of Roads was
Mr. Church moved that the Clerk
be authorized to advertise for 5
2-yd. rock spreading wagons, 1
traction engine, and 1 5 II. P.
Single Drum Hoist Engine in the
Maui News and One Eastern paper
the same to bo delivered f. o. b.
cars San Francisco, Cal. or wharf
iVmerican - Hawaiian Steamship
Co., Brooklyn, N. Y. or wharf Ka-
hului, Maui. Seconded by Mr. Kai
ue and carried.
Tho County Engineer reported
verbally that the deed of the La
haina land taken for sidewalk pur
poses had been turned over to the
Supt -of Public Works.
The applications for the position
of Hack and Sanitary Inspector
Wailuku District were ordered
placed on file.
The communication!: of the First
National Bank of Wailuku and
the Baldwin National Bank of Ka
hului showing the condition of the
Treasury of the County of Maui
were ordered ploccd on iile.
The report of the County Supt
of Roads was ordered placed on file
Mr. Kaiue moved to adjourn.
Seconded by Mr. Haia and cairied.
The new court bouse being erect
ed in Wailuku will be one of the
finest in appearance on the island
Tho lower story will bo of solid
concrete whi'e the upper story will
be made of hollow concrete blocks.
The blocks for the building are
being made now at the rate ofjvbout
sixty per day.
The method of making the blocks
is a very simple process. A great
many concrete casts are made from
the face of stones of artistic beauty
that have been cut to the proper
size and selected for the purpose.
These casts are then sot in a wooden
frame made of the required size
and into this is places a thin sheet
of metal near tho cast to prevent
tho mixing of the concrete proper
and the colored concrete that is
used for unking the, face of tho
The body of the block is made of
concrete and fine rock in tho pro
portion of one to four while the
face ii made of concrete and sand
into which .has been mixed tho re
quired amount of blueing to make
the block as near as possible an
imitation of Hawaiian rubble stone.
The proportion of concrete and
sand in this face is one of concrete
to two of sand.
Into the form is placed two or
thrco large wooden blocks and then
the concrete is placed into the form
and tho colored concrete botween
tho metal and the cast and are
tamped down solidly while tho
metal is being raised and tho two
arc firmly united by tamping. This
process is repeated several times
until the form is filled and then
the blocks aro allowed to stand for
a time and the wooden blocks aro
removed and tho hollow concrete
blocks aro left on boards to season
and aro wetted each day several
times in order to hasten tho sea
Tho only advantage of making
tho concrete blocks hollow instead
of having them colid is tho saving
Tho largo blocks aro probably of
six bundled pounds weight and all
will bo laid in concrete and will
then from a solid concrete mass.
JamOs Lloyd who was tho inspect
or on tho Kalihi school building is
the inspector of tho work being
It is evident that tho .method of
making eoncieto blocks will make
the building finer in appearnce
than tho method bv machinery
as in this ease there aie so
many different casts that no two
blocks of the same face will be laid
together while the method of mak
ing tho blocks by tho machine met
hod does not turn out faces of the
variety t.hnt is possible with
mctlfod employed here.
Ctiilil Hurried to Dcntli.
On Thursday oT laut wee); at one of
iho tield camps of the Haiku Fri.it
and Racking Company a fouriren
months old Korean child was severely
burned by upsetting a sauee pa of
boiling hot gruel which its mother
had justi brought in from the (ire and
placed on a low table
Tho gruel was pulled over and fell
on the face of the child and ran down
one sale. and badly burned tho face,
side and one ley: causing three bad
bi i ns.
The parents, wishing to save the
expense of a night, call from the
doctor, contested themselves with
applying laid to the burns and apply
ing sundry Korean remedies, both
medicinal and corporal.
The childs face wns roughly slapped
and its leet and hands were pricked
with a needle find I lit whole little
body was rudely shaken and dialed
when its life sormod to be in danger.
The doctor was called in the next
morning and applied soothing salves
to the bur.'.s tmtjbe parents imagin
ing the child was growing w ovsiin a
frenzy, tore the doetois remedies
from the child and refused to accept
ids services until persuaded in do mi
by the tnnnngei.. Tl is they did how
ever grudgingly !rnd it is proinlile
that as soon an he was gone and i-o
one was present to see them they
again applied their remdies and
corporal' treatment in their piad
dlorts to save Hie child of whom they
seemed to be very fond.
Their efforts were ui availing and
the child died Saturday morning.
No moi e bt ut a) treat mr nt has ever
come, to out knowledge, than this and
yet ignorance was unquestionably
responsible for the aoH- of these lann
ticsas they gave every evidence of
having gi eat fondness for their child.
Mormon Colony Did Noi Approve.
Honolulu Nov. 11. The questirn
of "privileged communications" rais
ed by the defense in the case of George
'Kek luoha, or the Mormon case, as
it has come to be called, was decided
by Judge Dole this morning in an
opinion submitted at the opening of
court. It holds that in the presenl
instance matters that took place in
the Koohmlon church in tho presence
of u considi rable number of persons,
some of whom it had not been shown
were priests of any authority, could
not bo wltheld from the court as
Tho matte- came up last Friday
during the trial' of Kek-juuha for
adultery with a woman named Amin.
A number of witnesses had given
somo damaging eiroumstanch,! evi
donee against the two. when it .was
sought to be brought out by J. J.
Dunne, Assistant DMriei Attorney,
what had taken place in tin church
meeting at which it was alleged that
both George and Amia had been
arraigned and had confessed- to the
crime with which the law is now
charging them, and had been exon
erated hy the Elders. Attorney A.
Perry objected to such a lino of
questioning on tho grounds that all
of the persons present were members
of the clergv according to the Mr
mon Church rules, and as such were
exempt from divulging any secrets
given In the nature of confessional.
Tho witness on the stand was one
Joseph Kekuku, who stated that he
held the position ofkumu,or teacher,
in the oh.reli. At tho meeting in
question there were present four
lutias or elders, and eight or nine
kumus. Almost all of Friday after
noon was taken up with arguments
as to tli standing of these different
church officials, and whether or not
they were privileged to hear matters
that they could not be compelled to,
reveal on tho witness stand. Judge
Dole took the matter under advise
ment. and this morning handed in a
written opinion which is important
in that it will probably be a prece
dent in future cases of thusame kind-
After stating that tho evidence re
garding the duties of the kumus in
tho church is very vague, and that
there was no evidence introduced, to
show that they had a controlling vqto
or wore necessarily present, in tlc
confccslonal, Judge Dole says;
"No private or social or religious
obligations can dispense) wfthin that
univesal one which lies on every mem'
ber of society to divulge nil informa
tion in regard to crimes against the
public Interests, in tho recogni'ion of
certain communications which ate
privileged, because of the sentiment
that to compel testimony under tho
circumstances would be of morn pre
judice than value to the public These
privileged communications include
t'.ioso rnnda between attorney and.
client, husband and wife, physician
and patient, clergyman and penitent,
and some other'.
"Although a confession of a pen!
tent' to his clergyman is made privi
leged by tho statute which privilege
may be regaided as desirable in tho
public h.terest. yet tho extension of
such privilege to those present at a
meeting for disciplinary purpose
made up of a miscellaneous assembly
of highor and lower officials of a
church, may well bo viewed with
alai'm as tending to transform a con
servative and reasonable practice to
one containing elements of interfer
ence with the tdministratiou of the
laws in the value of unnecessary,
obstacles thero to."
The Court also cities a number of
authorities, among thorn being a dcci
sion with regard to privileged com
munications, in the matter of Iho
secret work of n society or organiza
tion, in which it had been held that
no such obligation could be binding
before a court, of law, and was pro
bably not intended t lint it should be
The defense excepted to the opin
ion, and the case has been going on,
the witness, telling j,, detail of tho
confession made and of forgiveness
being extended by the elders to both
Kekauoha nnd Amia, conditional that
they should m repeat the offense.
umr nin rvnnroo
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INUTiUK Ob1 POWER OF AT
TORNEY. Notice is hereby given that, during
my absence from tho Territory of
Hawaii, D. H Casoof Wailuku, Maui,
will act as my attorney in fact.
t f- CHARLES D. LUFKIN
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