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SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 1903
THE MAUI NEVA3
LODGE MAUI, No. 93 4. A. F. O A. M.
BISHARK ST A DIES CO.Lld
ntered at the Tost Cilice at Wuiluku, Maui, Hawaii, as second-class matter.
THE MAUI NEWS
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tliltfll lYl. Coke.
ldltor and VV nnny;er
Al'IlII. 4. 1!H)9
Rubber The visit of Mr. F. T. P. YVaterhouse of Honolulu to
Report- the rubber districts of thTT tropical districts furtlior
south and including Ce.tlon and the Straits Sottlemonts whore tho
finest rubber plantations of tho world are to be found should, be of
great value to the rubber nx n of the islancs who have many
thousands invested in the industry hero in the Territory.
Rubber has proven to bo a great financial success in tho islands
where Mr. Watcrhou.se has visited and every indication points to
successful rubber -grow ing in the islands hero.
Mr. Waterhouse went to tho rubber districts of Ceylon and near
by islands as a special representative of the Territorial Govern
ment and also as a representative of the Rubber l! rowers Associ
ation of Hawaii.
Before he irakes any report of his observations ho will visit the
rubber districts of Hawaii and will then mine to Maui and make
observations here and be in a better position to compare conditions
and results in the different places he has visited.
It may he well to note the fact that he found the rubber planta
tions in Ceylon and other islands growing the same kind of rubber
that is extensively grown on this island.
It may be that tho rubber here will not come into bearing as
early as it does in the more tropical countries which he has visited
but the results should be about the same.
Diversified industries for the territory are easential to the pro
per development of the islands and rubber bids fair to be one of
the greatest industries of the group.
Exchange The present administration seems to be more in
ol Lands, favor of exchanging lands unsuitable for home
steads for those held in fee that are suitable for that purpose than
any previous administration and in order to guard against any
unbusinesslike exchange whereby the government would get the
worst of the bargain a number of the heads of t he depart merits are
making personal inspection of the lands both of the government
and those lands that are offered for exchange.
We have never been very enthusiastic over the proposed small
farm scheme except on a very limited scale. Diversified industries
offer a possibility for further development.
The pineapple industry is a.geat success but it can hardly be
called a small farm proposition as is understood on the cost for the
reason that it requires too much to start tho industry.
Rubber requires many years and great expense before the party
who goes into it can hope for remuneration.
There are small tracts of lands however that are suitable for
homes and where one may hope for good returns on his invest
ment and labor within a short time. Most of these tracts of lands
are held by private concerns but some at least are willing to make
an exchange for larger tracts thatare unsuitable for homes but
are valuable for the purpose for which they are wanted. The gov
ernment is. making a wise move in this direction and we hope to
see good results from the plan within a short time.
A Strange The trial of the Hana Japanese for the murder of
Custom. tho girl with whom he was in love has brought
out the existence of a strHiige custom mm. tig the Japanese who are
followers of the teachings of Buddha.
One of these customs is t he taking of ones life for what is con
sidered by them as a holy purpose in order to reach the greatest
gloiy in the future world.
A prominent Japanese here has explained that the agreement to
commit suicide by the lovers of liana was in keeping with the
teachings and customs practiced in Japan nud that it is believed
there that in such cases the two lovers would he united in marriage
in the world to come and dwell forever together on a lotus flower
of everlasting existence.
As this is a custom and practice among many of the followers of
Buddha it will be seen that it is a part of their religion and takes
from the crime some of its horror even if that custom is not coun
tenanced by our laws or customs. y.'if
King Manuel Will
Lose His Arm.
. MADIMD, March 22. ''KlJKiu,
do" nays that it learn:' oiilgnod
authority that the wound of f'rince
Manuel now King n coivi tllin the
arm on February 1st, when! King
CufloH and tlie frown Prim wire
assassinated, has not hcalrl, and
has recently lecoiiie very much
worse. The attending physicians,
says the paper, declare that amput
ation is imperative.
MAUI BLUE BOOK
Him. A f. Kepoikai, Circuit, Judce.y WhIIuku
Kdmun1 . Haft, Clerk Circuit Co' 1. Wuiluku
Judge W. A. McKay Dint. MuBiKti Jie, Wailuku
. " J. Rccurd : ; " " Luhuino
" Chan. Copp'- " " Ma
" KuBukuu, " '
C. O. Oonradl . - ji
W. T. Kobluaon, Ti AMr ',' -J.
N. K. Koolu, U'puty Aopuahor
A. F. Tavarus
M. U. Router, ' . ! ,
Win. Ilrmilnir, Suporvlwir, Chmrmuu Lnliuiuu
The Kahului Railroad Company has
constructed a large water tank at the de
pot in Wuiluku.
HUGH M. COKE.
NoT.BV I'UH MO.
S. E. Kuiuo,
T. M. Cliurcu,
VV. 1. Hula,
T T. Meyers,
D. H. tW,
W. F. Orockmt,
L. M. liuldwiu,
Coufl Atu.rm y
Oepuly CouujJ Altprncy
.J Auuitu y
EDMUND 11. IIAKT
NoTAHY Puiil.lC, CoNVEYANCEH AN
Office, Circuit Court, 2nd Circu'
a Large Sum.
On Thursday of this week tlir
a nitration of a claim olVarl Wal
ilf.vcr against the Wuiluku Sng.ir
Co. was begun.
There have bet n endless chargt s
of failure to carry out the terms i f
the contract on the part of the Sugar
Coitipan.v by Mr. Vnlilt,vir, while
the Company claims that Mr. AVal
tleyer has been derelict in his tint its
in rushing the work of cmir-tructing
the tunnels for the development ol
water for the Conrpany.
Mr. W'aldeycr has the reputation
of being a shrewd business man and
a hard worker ami g rusher, which
is not the reputation that the litters
of the plantation manager would
set m(to give him. His work for the
past ti n years on Maui is too well
known not to count in his favor.
The one side claims gross neglect
on tho part of tho other which the
other sitle strenuously denies an 1
lmints to the fact that if the plan
tation hail caused the failure of Mr.
Waldcycr it would have been gaimr
to a large extent, as the plant which
Mr. Waldcycr had established was
worth many thousands of dollars f . r
the purpose of completing the work
hut could not have been sold foroiie
tcnth of its value to any one else as
the cost of removing it would have
been too great. On the other hand
the plantation claims that it wanted
water and especially desired to have
the work completed as soon as pos
sible. Mr. Waldcycr has kept accurate
records of everything pertaining to
his work and a copy of each letter
and of each requisition lnj made on
the plantation for supplies to he
delivered by the plantation.
A part of the original contract
called for tho free delivery by the
plantation of all track equipment
and all camp and food supplies.
One of the letters to the Sugar
Company, that caused everyone to
laugh, was from Mr. Waldcyer in
which he acknowledged the receipt
of rails for the track into the tun
nels. The rails were to be furnished
by the Company for this purpose
hut no specific dimensions were given
in the contract. Mr. Waldcycr wrote:
"I have felt at all times that I am
competent to checkmate any move
on the part of your manager to hind
er the progress of the work but 1
take oil my hat to your manager
and acknowledge that lain int. The
rails sent me I flint are thirty feet
long wliich makes it impossible for
me to pack thcni over the narrow
and tortuous trial nor could I use
them even if they were delivered to
the tunnels. 1 presume the reason
that you did not send longer rails
was the fact that you did not have
any longer ones on the plantation."-
Mr. Waldcycr was on the witness
stand all diiy 'Thursday and will
take more time for his statement Ijc
fore the Imard. lie appears to he
making an excellent witness and has
every transaction and every conver
sation down in writing ami his luniks
ready to prove the truth of his con
tentions. . It is of course out of the qustion
to make any forecast of what the
result of the finding will be until
the testimony is heard on both sides.
The lioaril consists of J. l. (ialt
of Honolulu, L. ISarkhausen and
W. F. I'ogue.
The contestants have .stipulated'
that they will abide by the decision
of the hoard and their finding will
therefore he binding.
W. A. Kinney represents the.
company and A. (i. M. IttiU-rtson
represents Mr. Waldcycr.
- , vf V .
Meandering Mike "Say, mister,
couldn't youse help a pore travclin'
feller ter buy a autermoheel?"
Citizen "Huh! You don't want
Meandering Mike ''Pat's right,
mister, I've got de oil can an" all 1
i tls now is de nierslieen."
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D. 0. LINDSAY Pv. W. V.
I JEN. I A. VI IN WILLIAMS,
t. f. Secretary.
Al.OMA LOfXir; NO. .'! KNIGHTS
Ri'irtilar lie eli'ie will he held nl
the KniL'histtf P; ilii,is if. ill Wniliiku
on Saturday, A-i-'d 11 and 25.
All visit a, g meiii'H i s a re coriiiall.v
invited lii ai li nil.
.1. H. NELSON, C C.
I. II CASK'. K. OF I;. & S.
DSI. J. J. CAREY
OlUce over Eir.sl National Dank
Wuiluku, Maui, T. If.
Machines for snle on the
Dig Discount for Cash
P.lachincs for Rent
Uy the Liv. W.-ek or Month.
DKUVEItKI) and CALLED KOK
W-.' have just received a new line
of Autoinatii-s and Family Ma
chi les and all kind of Needles
a ml Siijiolics.
' ; '
S, DECKER, Agent.
P. O Dux '."). TeieV,i- IH
Main Street,. - - - Wahiku
Next Door'lo Vaiiuku Cash Store.
1R. GKO. S. AIKEN
OlTiee t-ityrnrily at Custom Hutisu,
Kaiu ia i, Maci, T. 11.
llllifc llotir: 9a. tn.l04p 111.
DR. F. A. ST. SURE
PHYMICiAN A IN O SURGliON.
OFFICE; TIRST NATIONAL BANK BUILDING
1(1 A. M. to 12 Al. '
1 P. M. to 3 P. M. ,
7 P M m S P. M '
The Star Flaning Mill
FR A M ES, M O U L DINGS,
E HACK ETSi T U RN ING S,
FURNITURE, ETC. 1
Also carri"s a line of '
CASKETS AND COFFINS.
W. J. Moodv, : Prop.
Hello 472 '' P. O. Box 7o
Dclivereil in Waiiuku c-verv Saturday
and at Paia and If.imakilajioko on
Wpdijtsdavs at lowtbt prices.
POTATOES, WATERMELONS, BUTTER, EGGS
POULTRY, SUCKLING PIGS, CORN, ETC
Telephone Orders to
A. H. Landgraf
Proi'RIKTor KA LUA I'ARM.
Telephone No. 359. ' '
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The BISMARK STABLES
ir ipnses to run the LkaIiINO LlVKMY
Stahi.k Mi:sinkss nN M A U l
DRUMMERS' LIGHT WAGQNS,,
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NEW RIGS--NEW TEAMS
Hawaiian Iron Fence and
Monument Works, Ltd
IRON FEuilc i;., ,.
A 'k A " i.
Wb Sell Iron Fosigc
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Th e na .-roncniin-Ki ri-ii-, y" run n, y.
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lui.Lm JVTT" J.nv -,
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Honolulu T, M.
Bcllringer is the only Btllringcr in the
Country. Sireil by Bellringer, dam Aus
tralian Maid. At tlie Iiisuiark Stables.
Seeing is Believing,
We have in exhibition in our show room a choice
selection of nickel plated BATHROOM ACCESSORIES, such as
Soap Dishes for tho Bathtub,
French Plate Glass Mirrors,
Soap Dishes for the Wall.
-, Sponge Cups,
Soap and Sponge Holders, . f
Towel liars in various sizes, ;'
'r Towel Racks, 2-3 and 4 fold,
Comb and Brush Trays,
Tooth and Brush Holders,
Kobe Hooks, etc., etc
' ' .
To realize their beauty and usefulness they
must bo seen anil used. Taken ,ts a wholo these
fittings arc the most artistic, practical, easily cleaned
and therefore the MOST SANITARY.
Our prices brhi them within the reach of all.
We invite your k'ind inspection. c
KAHULUI RAILROAD COS
Masonic Temple, : KAHULUI.
fjime !jable-3alnilui Slilroad Company
WAILUKU PAIA DIVISION
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fi-4U j 1.40r
8.10 j 0.45 -a. lo
s--'"' 10.00 3.25
8.30 j 10.30 3.30
8.45 10.45 3.45
Kihei trains Tuesday only and carry freight only.
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