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THE MAUI NEWS
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, 1909
THE MAUI NEWS
ntereil at the Post Office at Wailuku,
A Republican Paper Published in the Interest of the People
Issued Every Saturday.
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flush VI. Coke,
Ou Band. The concert given )y the County Bra Rand Thursday
evening nt tkie Court house was a credit to the member and their direc
tor, Mr. George R. Schrader.
The hand was hut recently organized and this was their first appear
ance in Wailuku.
That the citizens of the community appreciate the efforts of the Uys
was attested hy the great nuuihcr of jiersons present at the concert. There
were persons of all stations in life who were there on foot, liorsehack, in
carriages and in autoniohiles.
The Imvs were roundly applauded many times and richly deserved the
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A letter was received from Ka
pellmeister Schrader inviting the
lxard to le present at the court
house grounds on Thursday evening
to hear the first open air concert in
Wailuku given hy the County hand.
The invitation was accepted and the
hoard promised to attend in a hody.
C. R. Lindsay wrote the hoard of
his having placed a temporary track
across the government road in Iji
haina after getting the permission
of the road overseer, which was
given Buhjcct to the approval of the
hoard to make a fill of a pond that
is a menace to health' and an un
sightly affair. Mr. Rogue spoke of
the necessity of doing the work at
once and on his suggestion Super
visor Kauhi moved that the loard
approve the action of the road over
seer in granting the permission
which was unanimously carried.
County Attorney Coke wrote that
the matter of the Wailuku water
suit had lecn occupying much of
his time and that he had recently
returned from Honolulu where he
had argued amotion lcfore Judge
Robinson to have the case transferr
ed to this circuit. He stated that the
decision is U ing awaited hy the
Treasurer Baldwin sent in his re
port which showed that there is
844,(122.48 in the General Fund in
his office and 8X582. C0 in the Road
Tax and Special Deposit. His re
port shows that some have not paid
their licenses who are liahle to them
but that the amounts collected on
this island are larger than ever lie
fore. A letter to Superintendent Camp
bell from Chairman Rogue anil re
ply were read relative to a County
farm and sanitarium in Kula. The
The letters are such interest that
we give them in fully elsewhere.
A communication was received
from Lunalilo Home to the effect
that an aged Hawaiian hy the same
of Olepe, a resident of Wailuku had
In 1 1 rrfusi d admittance to that in
stitution. Through the efforts of
Senator W. (). Smith the old man
was admitted to Lonlii Home wheru
he now is being eiired for.
Shi riff SalTcry wrote the lioard
asking that a two room lock up lie
provided at Kaunakakai and that
the jail and jailors cottage at l'ukoo
District Road Siiierintcndfiit W.
E. Bal wrote the Board that Mr. K
II Bailey is the owner of all of the
water from which the road depart
ment takes water daily on iipjjcr
Vineyard street and that he fears
that he may lose a part of his water
by virtue of the County authorities
using the water ami wished that he
be paid a nominal sum for the use
of t lie water as an acknowledgement
of his right rather than to make any
thing out of tlie County from the
water. The matter was to have been
taken up later.
Claua Roberts wrote the Board re
Maui, Hawaii, as second-class matter.
Editor and managsr
OCTOBER 9. 1909
signing from his position as stenog
rapher to the County Attorney.
County Attorney Coke notified the
Board that he had found it neces
sary to send H. C. Mossman' to
Molokai to prosecut some cases there
ami that he had therefore given him
a commission as deputy ' for the
whole County in order that he might
act when necessary. He asked that
his action lie approved and that
Mossman be given such a commis
sion. On motion the request was
stricty a party vote and the request
Doctor F. A. St. Sure the Sani
tary officer of the Board reported on
the sanitary condition of the com
munity and of Market street- in
particular. He did not mince matters
at all when he came to this locality.
He said he had found twenty one
tuberculosis cases harbored on Mar
ket street. He spoke of the filthy
condition than prevails there and
suggested that an ordinance be pass
ed requiring all hacks to. stand on
Kalua avenue instead of on Market
street. He reported the work, that
had lieen done by his office and said
that the pig sties are a constant
source of trouble.
Sanitary officer Mr. W. F. McCon
key reported to the Board that
typhoid fever is still in his section
of Maui and that he finds that water
is not the only means of communi
cating the disease there.
He reported that he saw a man
take a coin from the hand of another
who was suffering with the disease
and that the second man put the
coin in his mouth. Itwas not nianv
lays U fore the latter was admitted
to the hospital suffering with
The Doctor said it is necessary to
get all possible co-operation and
suggested that the teachers lie en
listed to aid in the dissemination of
knowledgeof principles of santiation
The Chairman suggested that a
copy of the report lie forwarded to
Commissioner of Education, W. O
Dr. Deas of Hana reported on
health matters in his district and
pointed to the fact that cattle art
drinking from the same water lades
in Kaupo as the people are and that
they make the water stagnant and
Unlit for tin M'ople to use. Tin
matter of a better water supply for
the Kauim residents was n fir red to
Supervisor Haia and County En
gineer Hugh Howell with instruction
that they report at the next meet
ing of the Board.
The County Attorney reported
that the claim of the County of
Honolulu is a just one and should
The matter of the use of water of
E. II Bailey by the County was
settled by the (canity of Maui agree
ing to iiay five cents per tank.
The claim of Henry Birch for
damages caused by the building a
road was referred to the Supervisor
The teachers of Wailuku and
Makawao will meet at the new
Rain t-chool on Friday, October
Weather: Heavy winds with
morning shower in the Makawao
Chairman Pogue Starts Im
The greatest step towards improv
ed health conditions has lieen taken
in a move to have a two-hundred
acre tract of land in Kamaidc, Kula,
for the sick of all classes,''
The following letters are self ex
planabiryj Huelo, Maui, Sept. 21, liHKI.
Hon. Marston Cnniphcll,
Commissioner of Public Ijind,
Dear Sir: In the matter of the
reservation of public land in Kula
for a "County Farm and Sanitar
ium," I have the following to say
at this time.
We are told by those who are
supposed to know physicians, and
others that there is no climate in
the islands, and erhaps, in the
world, like the Kula climate for
convalescents, those afflicted with
tuliereulosis and other similar dis
eases and for the cure of sick mt
sons generally in other words, tin
air of that part of this Island is the
best in this Territory, anyway, for
the improvement, if not the cure of
the sick. Believing that this is so,
have we not a right to claim that
this climate is an asset, one of our
resources, if you will, which we
should use for our benefit and pro
v It seems to me the very liest use
that this asset of ours can lie put to
is the establishment of a "County
Earm anil Sanitarium," a plact
where the sick. of all grades of socie
ty may go and lie satisfied to stay
and receive the benefit of that
By sick I do not mean the ordi
nary sick alone, hut those with any
serious illness, whether contagious,
infectious or otherwise, a place
where relief can lie given to all
kinds of diseases, anything from
childbirth to leprosy, where no one
will lie turned away.
To accomplish this will take years
of labor and thousands of ilollars, I
know, but is not the good to Ik- de
rived from such rm establishment
worth years of work and thousands
of ilollars to obtain? 1 believe it is.
X Now to establish such an institu
tion, we must have land, not only
on which to place the buildings,
etc., but land for cultivation, land
for the pasturage of stock and land
The Territory now owns the land
is likely to dispose of what is not
needed for County and Territorial
purposes before very long.
What harm can there lie in re
taining, at least for the present, a
large tract from the present govern
ment road up to the top or upper
boundary of the future homestead
lots and between the Kamaole kule
ana or grant and the Kamaole
boundary for this "County Farm."
If in a few years it is evident that
there has lieen more land reserved
than should lie, the Territory can
then dispose of what seems to la
the surplus. If sufficient land is not
reserved now it may lie and is very
likely to lie very hard and exjiensive
to purchase land for enlarging this
establishment later on.
I am very sure if this land is re
served, the County will next year
fence it all up and make a start at
improving the pro.)erty. We cannot
do very much next year as we are
committed to a road and school 'nil
ley that will use up about all our
funds but the next Board of Sujier
visors will lie able to and I firmly
believe will appropriate sufficient
funds to provide for the care of at
least all tuliercular .patients in the
County of Maui, which will itself lie
the most sanitary moves that can lie
That this disease is increasing, we
lielieve, hut only vaguely know how
many among us have the disease.
We, however, have sufficient data
to know that there are many tuber
cular patient in the plantation
camps and among the Hawaiians in
the country portions of the County.
Probably there are 'more deaths
from tulierctilosi in this County
than all other diseases combined.-
In starting this County Farm
and Sanitarium, primarily it would
lie for the benefit of the people of
the County of Maui, but it would
be open to the sick of the whole
Territory and eventually should lie
the retreat, cs-iecially for all those
afflicted with tuliereulosis in its
various forms, from all over the
Territory, something on the same
line as Kalihi Receiving Station is
for leprosy, only of course absolute
ly free and pleasanter for the
A large tract of land would give
the Institution a much better chance
to lie self supjHirting and that is
what we want to make it as near as
tmssihlc, otherwise the County of
Maui alone could never support and
maintain such an institution.
The Kula Pipe Line" will pass
along about the lower boundary of
the Reservation and would supply
the lower mrtion of the property
The Pol i nil i pipe line passes
down n I tout the center of the whole
lot and that water stored cared for
and not wasted would supply the
upper or any ixirtion of the lot.
The foregoing are some of my
reasons for desiring and asking you
to reserve a large portion of tin
land of Keokea for the Maui Coun
ty Farm and Sanitarium. I hnvi
ere this probably tired you out, so
will reserve further reasons and
arguments for some future time.
Yours very truly,
Signed Win. F. POGl'E,
To this letter Commissioner
Camplicll made the following reply.
Honolulu, September 27, 1!H)!I,
Sir: I am in receipt of your
favor of the 21st inst., in the matter
of reserving certain public lands in
Kula for the County Farm and
1 Ml I "
ii you win rememiier l wrote you
sometime ago for your opinion as to
whether you did not consider 200
acres too large a reservation for the
purpose. There is no question in
my mind that the conditions in ku
la are Meal for a sanitarium and I
am quite in sympathy with the
matter and at present writing, can
see no reason w!v the reservation
should not he made in accordance
with your 'request.
r .1. .ii .1 i .
i snail incrciore request llie
hpproval of the Governor to such an
Very trulv vours
Commissioner of Public Lands.
Hon. W. F. PtMil E,
Chairman, Board of Suiiervisors
lounty of Maui.
In accordance with the provisions of
Act ioi of the Session Laws of 10.17. be
ing ad Act To Protect Owners of Unities
anrt Mpbotis Used in the Manufacture
and Sale of Soda Waters, Mineral or
Aerated Waters, Porter, Ale, Beer, Cider,
Ginger Ale, or Other Beverages: '
Notice is hereby given, that the name,
mark or device stamped, blown or im
pressed, upon the bottles and siphons
used by THE LAHAINA ICE CO. LTD..
an Hawaiian Corporation engaged in the
manufacture and sale of soda water,
mineral and aerated waters, and ginger
ale, is as follows:
The words "LAHAINA ICE CO. LTD.
LAHAINA MAPI" appear in raised let
ters, produced upon the face of some of
the bottles and the words LAHAINA
ICE WORKS on others.
Dated Lahaina, Maui, T. II. September
(Sgn.) LAHAINA ICE CO. LTD.
I ku like ai me na hoakaka o Kauawai
101 o na Kanawai o 1907, oia hoi, he ka
nawai e malama ai i ka pono o na Otia o
na omole i hoohaua ia a kuui i na Wai
Momona, Minerala, I'oka, Ela, liia, Cidn
Ele Awapuhi, a me na mea inu e a'e.
Ke hoolaha ia aku nei, o ka iuoa a me
ko hoailona i kuni ia, puhi ia a kau ia,
maluna o na omole e hoohauiiu ana e ka
Lahaina Ice Coin puny Limited, he Hui
Hawaii i hookuiia e hana ana a e kuai
ana i pa Wai Momona, Minerala, Ela
Awapuhi, oia no keia e ike ia nahuaolelo
"Lahaina Ice Co. Ltd. Luhaiua, Maui"
ma kekalii tnau omole, a o na huaolelo
"Lahaina Ice Work" ma kekahi mail
Hanaia, Lahaina, Maui, T. H., Sepute
niaba 27, 1909.
Kakau iuoa ia, LAHAINA ICE CO.
THE FIRST NATIONAL
Chas. M. Cooke, President
D. H. Case, 2nd Vice-President
C. I). Lufkin. Cashier
at the close tif business, June 30, 1909
RESOIRCES - j LIABILITIES
Loans and Discounts $140,045.53 I Capital Stock $ 35,000.00
Bonds 34,730.00 : Surplus and Profits , 26,403.63
United States Bonds 25,000.00 j Circulation 23,997.50
Premium on 1'. S. bonds 400.00 ! Dividends 1'imaid 1,400.00
Cash and Due from Bunks 72,040.78
It t . . . , .
DtiiiKiiiK iiouse, r urnuure.etc 0,450.00;
5 Redemption Fund 1,250.00
E. it. I). 15.
C. D. Ll'FKIN. Cashier.
TERRITORY OF HAWAII.
COCNTV OF MAPI, ( '
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of the above named bunk, do solemnly swear that tb
almve statement is true to the best nf inv knowledge and belief.
C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me. this 2nd dav of Julv, 1909.'
H. M. COKE, Notary Public Sec. Jud. Circuit.
The Lahaina National Bank
Chns. M. Cooke, President Win. Henning, Vice-President
W. L. Decoto, 2nd Vice-President A. N. Havselden, Director
C. D. Lufkin, Cashier - V. C. Schoenlierg, Asst. Cashier
A. Aullierg, Auditor
SEMI-ANNUAL STATEMENT -
at dose of misini'ss, June 30, 1909.
Loans and Discounts
Cash and Due from Banks. .
United Stntes Bonds
Premium on U. S. Bonds....
Furniture and Fixtures 1,450.00
5,4. Keuetnption mini 312.00!
TERRITORY OF HAWAII,
COCNTV OH MAl'I,
I, C. D. Lufkin, Cashier of thejfibove named bank, do solemnly swear that the
above statement is true to the best of mv knowledge and belief.
C. D. LUl'KIN, Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 2nd dav of July, 1909.
II. M. COKE, Notary Public Sec. Jud. Circuit.
MOUSli AND SIGN
CARRIAGE AND AUTO
I'ower of Attorney.
During mv absence from the Territory
A. K. Ting and Wong Tim will act for
me with full power of attorneys.
O. AH SEE.
July to January.
KAHULUI HARNESS SHOP
Maker of Saddles and
Satisfaction Guaranteed on all work
KAHULUI, MAUI D. E. NBWMAN, Prop.
Jime Uablejfialiului Railroad Co.
The following schedule will go into effect July 1st, 1!M)).
CLASS J Pass. Pass. Pass.
STATIONS No. 1 No. 3 No. 3
A. M.' 'A. M. P. M.
Kabul ui Lv. i 13 7 50 1 20
l'uunene Ar. (1 2-"i 8 00 1 30
I'uunene Lv. 0 .".() 8 10 1 -10
Kahului Ar- 0 10 8 20 1 50
Kahului Lv. (! 50 2 00
Wailuku ArJ ? 02 j 2 12
Wailuku Lv. 7 10 ! 2 20 i
Kahului Ar. 7 22 f i 2 Ii2 !
. Kahului Lv. 7 2" s ! 2 40
Spreekelsville Lv. 7 1 2 o2
I'aia Ar. 7 .V) Z : ()?
l'aia Lv. S 00 ' ;, ,-,
Spreekelsville Lv. S l.r p, ;',o
Kahului Ar. S 27 : 12
Kahului , Lv. 8 :;o I I .", ",
Wailuku Ar. 8 V s- j 4 Oo
Wailuku Lv. !) 00 i 4 0.",
Kahului Ar. 0 lo i 4 17
Kahului Lv I 4 20
Spreekelsville Lv H i .4 ;;o
I'aia Ar.i . I 4 4.")
I'aia Lv.j ! 4 .10
Spreekelsville Lv.j n 0:1
Kahului Ar.'... : l.-,
Kahului Railroad Co.
ALKXAM)i:uv BALDWIN. LTD .
ALEXANDER & BALDWIN. LTD.. I.ia, ,,f .,:i: v ...
San 1-rancisco and Hawaiian I'orts;
AMERICAN-HAWAIIAN STEAMSHIP CO.
BANK OF WAILUKU
W. T. Robinson, 1st Vice-President
R. A. Wadsworth, Director
A. Aalberg, Auditor
Capital Stock f, 25,000. 00
. Mirplus anil I udiviilcrt Profits.. 1,022.98
j Dividends Unpaid
' Due to Banks ;.
DR. J. J. CAREY
Ollice, Schrader Block
Wailuku, Maul, T. II.
M. M. PEREIRA
Lock and Gunsmith
Safe Combinations Changed and
repaired. Keys, Locks, Guns, Re
volvers, Sewing Machines repaired.
Copper and Brass work. Plumbing.
With Oliveira's Blacksmith Shop, Main
& Frt. "eight Freight
'o 4 No. 5 No. 6