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THE MAUI NEWS
SATURDAY. JULY 10, 1909
THE MAUI NEWS
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1 1 ll K H V. Coke,
Should Visit What the Pacific Coast region can do has
the Expolsltion. never been better told than by the Alaska
Yukon-Pacific Exposition, now in progress at Seattle. One hun
dred Californians, under the auspices of The California Promotion
Committe, and other commercial organizations of California, went
to the Exposition in a magnificent special train, and they have re
turned filled with the vast importance of this exposition as an
educational factor in the development and upbuilding of the Coast.
What these hundred Califonians have seen should be seen by
evey one. The exhibits equal those of any exposition over held,
and in addition to having most of the things that have been seen
in other expositions there are many that have never been featured
before. Every one who visits this exposition cannot fail to return
to his home with a higher sentiment of loyalty to his country.
The various govern ment buildings and exhibits are worth going
across the continent to see.
The men who went with The California Promotion Committee,
and The Committee itself, join in urging a large attendance from
California. CahforniaJs equally interested with Washington in
making this Exposition a grand success. The Exposition merits
the attention of every one, and has
all who visit it. Everyone looks
a ml this vear no better outine can
Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Expostion. for by doing this you are being
educated regarding the entire Pacific Coast Region.
Maui For Us. The cry "Maui for us" was heard many times
from the returning passengers from Hilo who had attended the
races there last week.
The Honolulu sports realize that on Maui clean and honest rac
ing has always been the rule and stated timo and time again on
their way back from Hilo this week that they would in future at
tend the races here instead of going to Hilo where they claim the
races of the Christmas Holidays and of the Fourth of July were
unfair and a disgrace.
Dishonesty has killed horse racing in many of the states and
from what is being said by the returning passengers from Hilo it
is very probable that the racing course of that town will never
again draw a crowd.
The races at Kahului have always been won by the best horses
and while some of the owners and followers of the track knew just
what the speed of the various horses were and thereby had the
best of the situation in estimating a result of a race there has been
no crooked work here and if the present plan to induce the Hono
lulu contingent to come here next year succeeds there will be a
Lirger attendance than ever at the race course next year.
(Continued from page I.)
1904 as Superintendent of Lahai
nu water works, $75.00. County
Attorney Coke stated in his opinion
that the claim was not a legal one,
and the County need pay only
those legalized by the legislature.
Application of J. M. Keanu for
the position of stenographer for the
board was read, and the Cleik was
told to inform him that the board
has no intention of creating such
Deputy Sheriff Morton of Maka
wao wrote on the matter of a second
district magistrate for Makawao to
hold down the Honuaula end of
district, enclosing a communica
tion from the Chief Justice'B Clerk,
saying, "The Chief Justice states
he sees no occasion for appointing
a second district magistrate for
Makawao." Chairman Pogue stated
he wanted to see Judgo Kingsbury
about it before further action be
taken. Deferred to 9 a. m. to
morrow. Communication from Delegate
J. Kalanianaole with reference to
the citizen labor resolution on the
liana Lighthouse work was read,
also a letter from the proper de
partmental chief nt Washington
promising to have the Lighthouse
department chiefs on the carpet for
not giving the perference due citi
Marston Campbell, Superinten
dent of Public Works, transferring
the control and collection of water
rateB for the Lahaina, and the
Wailuku-Kahului water works to
thd County of Maui, fee in the pro
perty to remain in the Territory.
Also transferring under same re
strictions control over the Court
Maui, Hawaii, as second-class matter.
Editor and Managar
JULY 10, 11)09
surpassed the expectations of
forward every year to an outing.
be planned than a trip to the
houses and jails with furniture and
other property to the County.
Letter by Land Commissioner
Pratt saying the department 'was
still waiting for the report of the
board of appraisers for making the
land exchange for the Wailuku
Park and recreation grounds.
Deputy Sheriff Morton wrote en
closing inventory of County pro
perty in his custody. Filed.
Martson Campbell sent a letter
recommending that the County
continue Superintendent Hose of
Lahaina and Superintendent Bal
of Wailuku in service to look after
the water works in the towns. The
Public Works Department had
found the Uvo chiefs faithful and
Another communication was read
from Marston Campbell in re
ference to transfer of Courthouses.
He had unwittingly turned over
the Kalaupapa Leper Settlement
Courthouse to the County of Maui,
and left the old Honuaula Court'
house out of the cold. The cor
rected list included the Honuaula
and omitted the Leper Settlement
Courthouse. With a miscellaneous
collection of Courthouses and jails
to give away it would be nothing
unusual should some of them get
lost in the shuttle.
Referred to the County Clerk to
draw up the proper papers for the
Sheriff Saffery sent in a list of
appointees to serve as County Jail
For Wailuku Jail, Joe. l Welch,
Jailor, L. Palea, J. Cockett and
Ikuwa Kalakaua, guards. A. 15
Naone, prison luna.
For Lahaina Jail, Chas. Saffery.
For Makawao Jail, Jos. Morris.
For Hana Jail, E. J. Silva.
For Kipahulu Jail, J. W. K;v
For Pakoo, W. K. Anahu.
The Sheriff incidentally made a
proviso, that should the board dis
continue the salaries for the Pukoo
and Kipahulu Jails, and reduce
the number of guards for Wailuku
Jail from three to two, the list
would be nine ruled accordingly.
Deferred to Friday morning.
Letter was read from Kai,
County Clerk of Hawaii, returning
letter sent to him by mistake from
the Honolulu Land Commissioners
ollice in reference to the land ex
change. The changes made by the
last legislature were evidently
creating some confusion, even in
the epistolary work of the bureaus
Superintendent Carley of the
Maui Telephone Company sent in
a letter in reference to the com in
stall of a police officer's phone from
the regular telephone bill for the
last six months asking that it he
paid. Deferred till tomorrow.
Chas. K. Makekau Fish Inspect
or for Lahaina, wrote asking for
the necessary stationery to enable
him to send in his monthly reports,
J II. Mahoe, Molokai road over
seer, wrote in reference to a numb
er of laborers employed by him at
a daily wage in excess of the legal
$1.25 a day limit, also filed an in
complete inventory as he did not
know the value of certain property
turned over to him. He asked the
County Clerk to kindly overhaul
the back records and put in the
values of the un-valued articles.
S. K. Kalua, teacher of the Pelc
kunu valley school, sent in a re
quest for repairs to the school
house. It needed whitewashing in
and outside, blue paint several gal
lons for doors, jambs, etc., roofing
needed repairs as tli a parlor and
bed-room leaked, a small addition
for a kitchen was needed, and the
roof to b stained. Referred to the
Committee on Public Improve
ments. F. W. Hardy, principal of the
Makawao School, wrote to say that
the mauka half of the school house
roof was leaking badly and should
be repaired, a few broken windows'
to be fixed up, otherwise the Maka
wao school house was in good con
dition. Continued next issue.
Fair Nets $1,250.
The church fair given at Hana on
July 3rd was one of the greatest suc
cesses of the kind ever held on this
At the end of the day it was found
the fair had netted $1,250 while the
soda water sales alone amounted to
$80 at 10 cents per bottle.
It has probably been many years
since so many Hawaiian? have gath
ered together. They came from
Huelo, IYahi, Kailua, Keanae, Na
hiku, Kahekanui and Kaupo. They
were there by the hundreds anil
everything was typical Hawaiian.
Hana never saw such a delightful
time. Among the delicacies served
were hau pia, ti. kulolo, pia and
niu. Hawaiian mats, fans, baskets,
quilts and many other articles were
sold. Father Francis was greatly
surprized at the result.
We wish to let the public know that we arc still in
the business. We have just received a large consign
DRY GOODS, GROCERIES,
KITCHEN UTENSILS, Etc.
Our prices on many things arc below the ordinary.
This means a large saving in household expenses if
you buy of us.
The Pioneer Store
r$. Guerrero) Manager
One Woman is Drowned and
Struck by a heavy swell, the gaso
line wit Miner Rainliow, of Honolulu
with twenty-five school children and
a numlx'r of women nhonrd, turned
turtle on Sunday afternoon in the
Molokai channel. One life was lost,
a Hawaiian woman.
The accident occurred off Pukoo,
Molokai, during a Fourth of July
pleasure cruise. The party was
thoroughly enjoying their cruise,
thinking of everything but of danger
to themselves. The swell came .up
without warning. The little vessel
heeled over, and, before anything
could lie done to avert the accident
turned and threw the party into
Men, women and children flound
ered about in the choppy sea, the
members: of the crew and the men
assisting the .vomen and children
to the upturned hull, to which they
clung while the small lioat. the only
one, was recovered. This was right
ed and baled out and the shipwreck
ed merrymakers taken ashore, whili
the hull of the overturned schooner
sank lower and lower as the air be
neath was forced out. Almost as
Sim m as the last of those clinging to
it had been taken off, the schooner
partly turned, the sustaining air
belched out and the Raiulxiw sank.
The affair did not pass, unfor
tunately, without loss of life, a
woman, a Hawaii. in, dying after
being brought ashore.
Since the above was set up we
learn that the boat went to Ha!a
wa and while there took a full load
of people for Kaunakakai. It
passed the most dangerous point
called Puupoi without accident.
When two miles past Honotilima
loo the boat went down in a great
swell. It sheered off and the cap
tain who was at the wheel was
washed overboard and the boat
Some cowboys saw the accident
and telephoned to Deputy Sheriff
Duvauchelle who ordered out all
the boats of Waialua. Mr. O
Tollefsen the owner of the Rain
bow brought a load of women and
children ashore in a small boat
Three grown men and fourteen
children swam ashore while Rev.
Kaalawahi and a man by the
name of Kila stayed with the
smaller children and women until
they were rescued by the large
boat and Jhree canoes sent by
The boat was valued at $2500.
It sank immediately after the peo
ple were rescued.
Notice is hereby given that L. WeinZ'
heimer, Esq., has been appointed Dis
trict Forester and District Fire Warden
for the District of Lahaina, Island and
County of Maui, vice L. Barkhausen.
PAUL R. ISENBERG,
Acting President & Executive Officer.
Honolulu, T. H.
THE FIRST NATIONAL
Chas. M. Cooke, President
D. H. Case, 2nd Vice-President
C. D. Lufkin, Cashier
at the close of business, June 30, 1909
Loans and Discounts 5140,045.53
United Slates Bonds 34,730.00
Premium on U. S. bonds 21. 000.00
Cash and Due from Banks 400.00
Banking House, Furniture. etc 6.4so.oo
5 Redemption Fund 1,250.00
E. &. O. E.
C. D. LUFKIN,
TERRITORY OF HAWAII. J
COUNTY OF MAUI, j
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of the aliove named bank, do solemnly swear that tbt
above statement is true to the best of mv knowledge and belief.
C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 2nd dav of Julv, 1909.
H. AI. COKE, Notary Public Sec. Jud. Circuit.
The Lahaina National Bank
Chas. M. Cooke, President Wm. Denning, Vice-President
W. L. Decoto, 2nd Vice-President A. N. Hayselden, Director
, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier V. C. Schoenberg, Asst. Cashier
A. AhIIhtk, Auditor
at close of business, June 30, 1908.
RESOURCES ' LIABILITIES
Loans and Discounts $41,924. 77
Lash ami Due from Hanks 29,745.40
United States Bonds 6,250.00
Premium on U. S. Bonds 200.00
Furniture and Fixtures.. 1,450.00
5, Redemption Fund 312.00
TKKKITCJKY (IF HAWAII 1
' I CIS
COUNTY OP MAUI, '
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of the aliove named bank, do solemnly swear that tb
aliove statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 2nd day of July, 1909.
H. M. COKE, Notary Public Sec. Jud. Circuit.
We have derided to cut the prices for developing and print
ing very materially on the following wizen:
On ZVixZYi, '6AM, o'4x.r)',2 and 3x10. Cut
prices on printing only on sizes 2x1, 2xZ
Notwithstanding the cut, we have put in better facilities
which will enable us to turn out better' work than ever before
Honolulu Photo Supply Co.
"EVERYTHING PHOTOGRAPHIC" FORT ST.
KAHULUI HARNESS SHOP
Maker of Saddles and
Satisfaction Guaranteed on all work
STime 7ableJCahului Railroad Co.
. The following schedule will go into effect July 1st, 1909.
CLASS Pass. Pass. Pass. Pass. & r Freight Freight
STATIONS No. 1 No. 3 No. 3 No- 4 No. S No. 6 No. 7
A. M. A. M. P. M. P. M. A. M. P. M. A. M
Kahului . Lv. 0 15 7 50 I 20 3 10 9 45
Puunene Ar. (' 25 8 00 1 30 3 20 10 00
Puum ne Lv. G 30 8 10 1 40 3 25 10 30
Kahului Ar. G 40 8 20 1 50 3 35 10 45
Kahului Lv. G 50 2 00
Wailuku Ar. 7 02 ....... 2 12
Wailuku Lv. 7 10 2 20 "V'
Kahului Ar. 7 22 (n 2 32 f
Kahului Lv.' 7 25 2 40 9 30
Spreckelsville Lv. 7 37 2 52 5 10 (X) ...
l'aia Ar. 7 50 Z 3 05 . 10 15
I'aia Lv. 8 0() 2 315 jlO 45
Spreckelsville Lv. 8 15 3 30
Kahului Ar. 8 27 3 42 111 15
Kahului Lv. 8 30 - 3 45 ' 1 00
Wailuku Ar. 8 45 s 4 Oo 5 1 15
Wailuku Lv. 9 00 4 05 S; I AZ V.
Kahului Ar. 9 15 g. 4 17 2 15 HIT"
Kahului Lv s 4 20 s
Spreckelsville Lv H 4 32 H
I'aia Ar '-. 4 45
l'aia Lv ". s 4 50 !!!!!!!!.'!!
Spreckelsville Lv 5 03
Kahului Ar 5 15 '.',
Kahului Railroad Co.
ALEXANDER & BALDWIN, LTD.;
ALEXANDER & BALDWIN, LTD., Line of Sailing Vessels Utwetn
San Francisco and Hawaiian Ports;
AMERICAN-HAWAIIAN STEAMSHIP CO.
BANK OF WAILUKU
V. T. Robinson, 1st Vice-President
R. A. Wadsworth, Director
A. Aalberg, Auditor
Capital Stock $ 35,000.00
Surplus and Profits 26,403.63
Dividends Unpaid 1,400.00
i Capital Stock $25,000.00
Surplus and Undivided Profits.. 1,022.98
Dividends Unpaid 875.00
Due to Banks 7.37. oa
D. E. NEWMAN, Prop.