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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, J9I0
Of Commercial Interest
By L. I).
Honolulu, August 80.
The sugar market situation is loss
satisfactory than it appeared a week
ago, the basis for raws having de
clined from 4.50 to 4.4( and beets
falling in alout the same proportion .
The cause of this slump is variously
construed, but it is probably a
grandstand play of the bear influ
ences at the head of the . beet crop
procession which is now coming in
to view. It is the concensus of
opinion in New York, in Europe
and here, however, that the de
tracting influence of lect3 upon the
market this year will le temporary
at most, and that only a remark
able gain in raw prospect can
materially unset calculations already
made. If Centrifugals do not sluiw
an advance of from HO to 40 jntints
prior to November 10 the opinions
of the Itest authorities will have
been seriously at fault.
The most notable change in Maui
stocks during the week has hud to
do. with Pioneer. A week ago yes
terday $230 was asked for this stock,
and last Saturday the market was
$229.50 bid 230 still asked. A
sale of 20 shares was made between
boards late Saturday at the latter
figure. Monday morning the stock
opened very strong at $230 bid and
$232.50 asked. There was no sales
on the board that day, but in the
afternoon a-big jump was made by
the stock on the streets, a block of
00 shares selling at $232.50, after
which the same was bid for more
but holders were demanding $235.
Of the Pioneer situation XV. Pfot
enhauer, of Hackfeld it Company,
who is one of the most conservative
of sugar men, said yesterday after
noon: "No, I do not consider Pio
neer high at present prices. At
$250 the stock would not be higher
than most other stocks on the mar
Vet, and I believe that it will go to
that figure." .
Hawaiian Commercial has re
mained for a week at practically
941.125. The figures at this writing
are $41 bid and $41.25 asked. The
stock is very strong at the former
figure, and there seems to be little
of it on the market -
Maui Agricultural stocks (Paia
and Haiku) remained unchanged,
and will probably be more or less
stationary for some weeks, the crop
being off, and there being nothing in
the future outlook to materially alter
valuations of these stocks.
Some stocks in which Maui folk
are personally interested are quoted
as follows today : Ewa, $33.75 bid
and $34 asked firm ; Hawaiian Su
gar, $42 bid and $42.50 asked sta
tionary; Haiku, $150 bid; McBryde,
$5,875 bid and $6 asked unsteady
Oahu, $31,875 bid and $32.25
(A. B. Weymouth, Correspondent.)
Mrs. Kruse is visiting friends in
The cottage near, the Lahaina
stables has been enlarged.
Rev. D. W. K. White and family
' have returned to their home. v
Some interesting books arrived
from London on the last steamer.
Miss C. Cockett returned to
Mauna Olu Seminary on Monday.
The Filipino Colony is growing;
24 men and 3 women arrived re
cently. Judge Kecard has been seriously
ill but is regaining health and
The Salvation Army held a meet
ing at Hale Aloha on Tluirsday
evening, August 25.
George Freeland returns from
Lanai, with a very favorable report
of the extensive improvements on
The loud explosions which' have
been heard for several days are ex
plained by the fact that Contractor
Brown has been breaking up old
iron for the scrap heap.
A quiet wedding took place at the
Campbell Park Parsonage, Iahaina,
at one o'clock in' the afternoon on
Saturday, August twenty-seven,
when Miss Katherine Eliza, the
daughter, of Re.v. and Mrs. C. G
asked nervous; Olowalu, $145 bid
very firm; Puia, $150 bid; Vaia-
lua, l2t).50bid and $130.50 asked
steady; Wailuku, $180 very
The feature in stocks of this
island during the week was the
spurt of Oahu, which last Tuesday
was $30.50 bid and $30,025 asked,
and today stands at $31,875 bid
and $32-25 asked. This large ad
vance means simply the tearing
away of Oahu from the powerful
influence which had Ix-cn pulling it
down for speculative purposes.
Oibhu's yield, while not yet officially
announced, will be nlout 2!,3(K)
tons, 700 tons liulow the estimate of
OOINQ TO MAUI.
The following are lmnked for the
Claudine, sailing Friday afternoon
and arriving at Maui jxirts Satur
day morning: For Kahului Miss
De Lima, Miss C. S. Turner, Miss
M. Loy, H. Iiy, Mies MacGoun,,
Mrs. P. N. and Theo. Corliley, C.
Texicro and child, Miss K: Maul,
and Miss Kealoha. Nahiku James
S. Ah Chong. Hanu John A.
The big, fireproof vault for the
plantation office of the Maui Agri
culture Company will be construct
ed by the Honolulu Iron Works.
It will be of reinforced concrete,
with massive, steel casings and door,
absolutely burglar and fireproof.
When completed it will be one of
the biggest safety vaults in the Ter
THE FRVC ARRIVE!.
The big ship William P. Frye,
which sailed from Kahului on April
23 last, arrived at Delaware Break
water last Friday and at Philadel
phia yesterday, landing 5500 tons
of Maui Sugar. The voyage of the
Frye was notable for encounter with
a snow storm and ice licrgs off -Cape
Horn and storms in the Atlantic.
Her cargo got in at 4.40.
LAN Al Att RIGHT.
Frank Thompson, W. Pfoten
hauer and the other members of the
party visiting Ianai last week, have
returned and are quite enthusiastic
over the prospects for the develop
ment of that island. They are all
of the opinion that there is already,
water enough available on the island
for grazing purposes, and that with
a comparatively small amount of
tunneling an enormous supply can
be developed. Grazing will con-,
tinue to be the principal industry
on Lanai for some time to come, say
the exploiters of the property ; but
the intention is to turn the rich acres
there.into diversified farming at no
Burnham, was married . to Mr.
Matthew M. Graham of Honolulu.
The marriage ceremony was per
formed by the bride's father. The
bride was attired in a white satin
dress and wore a veil with orange
and myrth blossoms, and a pendent
of pearls, the gift of the groom. It
is usual for brides to wish to wear,
"Something old and something
Something borrowed and something
In this case the "something old"
was a pair of white silk stockings
which has leen worn at weddings
in her family for four generations.
The lanai and piazza of the par
sonage "were enclosed with branches
of the cocoanut palm and decorated
with pink oleanders and boquets of
roses. Mr. and Mrs. Graham after
spending a few days at Iao Valley
and on East Maui will make their
home in Honolulu.
To the Editor:
I desire to' contradict the item in
your paper last week that there has
been a strike of the inein employed
on the Kula Pipe Line. The men
employed by me have lieen paid
regularly every month, and there
has lieen no dissatisfaction. The
only trouble I had was with a man
named Jackson, whom I discharged
A. 'II. Landgruf
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St. Anthony's School for lioys opens
on September 6, 1910.
T. Burletn went over to Honolulu this
week. He took his son over where he
will go to school.
Dr. H. P. Nottage, eye, ear, nose and
throat Specialist will he at the Paia
Hospital for a few days from September
The Woman's Guild of the Church of
the Good Shepherd will hold its regular
business meeting at the Rectory Wailu
ku, 011 Tuesday, September 6th, at 2:30
W. G. Scott of Paia says he is not in
the field for Sheriff at the coming elect
ion. Mr. Scott's name has been men
tioned in that connection bv his friends,
but he declines with thanks. .
Mr. and Mrs. Graham, who were
quietly married at the home of the bride's
lather, Rev. C, G. Burnhaut of Lahaina.
have been spending their honeymoon at
Kapaniwai, : as the guests of Mr. W. II.
The big American Hawaiian freighter
Missuunan arrived at Kahului Harbor on
September 1 with a large assortment Of
New York freight including 194 packages
of furniture for the Kahului Store Furni
The recent floods in Japan is affecting
the price of Japanese food stuffs here.
The flood destroyed the crops of many
rice plantations, and the price of Japan
ese rice has gone up several points high
er than it ever did before.
The Monthly Ministers' Meeting of the
Maui ministers was held at the Paia
Hawaiian Church last week Tuesday. A
good attendance of local pastors listened
to the interesting papers that were read
and took active part in the discussion's.
Mr. J. Ambrose of the Kahului Branch
of the Maui Dry Goods and Grocery
Company Store returned this week after
an extended visit to the twin cities of
the North, Seattle and Tacoma. He
reports seeing many native Hawaiiaus in
Portland and in Seattle.
Ensign and .Mrs. Timmerman of the
Salvation Army have arrived to take
over the work in Maui, of Capt. Tucholks,
who has gone to 'the coast to. visit his
family. ' Services will be held at the
Salvation Army Barracks in Wailnku
every Saturday and Sunday. a ' '
John Garcia has returned to his desk
in the County Sheriff's office, after a two
and half a month's vacation spent in San
Francisco. He met several Mauians
while there, and he would have stayed
longer but for the fact that the weather
in the Bay City did not agree with him.
A jolly evening of fun was given by
Mrs. Daniel H. Case to the young people
of Wailuku in honor of her young guests,
who have spent a pleasant vaoation at
her home. s Everyone was there that
could accept the invitation, and one or
two callers during the evening were
initiated into the program.
On Saturday afternoon last week Mrs.
Rowland B. Dodge entertained in honor
of Miss Marie Grove. Miss Marie Grove's
intimate friends and acquaintances in
Wailuku were invited to meet her form
ally, a'hd best wishes were extended her
upon the announcement of her engage
ment to Mr. Enos Vincent, deputy coun
ty attorney of Maui County, and a beau
tiful bunch of La France roses was pre
sented the guest of honor. The receiving
rooms were decorated with roses.
Mra P R TVu1ra mitli turn t.,1rUan
and Miss Emily Sinclair, her sister, sail
. V At- O O 1 B m
iur iuc tunsi uu iuc o. o. vurua irom
Honolulu tndiiv. Mr nrwltrt m-mmniiiiiw:
his 'family to Honolulu, and by invtia-
Church on Sunday morning. At the
Wailuku union Church at the regular
hour of service Sunday evening Rev.
Henrv P. Tudd will nrpnrh Ttii nnKlin
are cordially invited to hear him.
The many friends of Mr. W. R. Pat
terson were shocked to learn of the sud
den death of his wife on Monday morn
ing. On Saturday at two she was taken
with high fever, and was unconscious
from that night until her death Mrs.
Lili Papoko Patterson was little
known in Wailuku, because of the short
time she had lived here. She had been
actively engaged in Christian work in
Honolulu and 011 Kauai previously and
last October joiued the Wailuku Union
Church by letter from the Central Union
of Honolulu. The funeral took place
from the house 011 Monday afternoon.
The body was interred in the Wailuku
Cemetery. She leaves a husband, Mr.
W. K. Patterson of this town, two sons,
and three daughters.
Laying of Corner Stone.
The comar Htone of the new
Church of the Good Shepherd,
Wailuku, will bo laid next Wednes
day, September 7, at 10 o'clock
a. m. The Hector, wardens and
vestrymen cordially invite the pub
lic to be present at the ceremony,
and to take this notice as a formal
invitation.' Should the day 1
stormy, the services will be held
just the same. In that case all the
services bulk the actual laying of the
corner stone, will be held in the old
I Announcement I
The Maui Dry Goods & Grocery Co., Ltd.
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Maui Dry Goods & Grocery Co., Ltd.
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Tenders for Water-meters.
The Board of Supervisors of the Coun
ty of Maui will receive sealed tenders
until 2:30 P. M. Thursday, September, 8,
1910, fur finishing the following water
meters, to be delivered f. o. b. Kahului
1005-8 inch Hersye's disc water meters.
50 inch Hersye's disc water meters.
No tender will be entertained unless
accompanied by a certified check in an
amount cual to 5 of the amount of
Tenders to be endorsed . "Tenders for
Water Meters" 011 outside of envelope,
and addressed to the Board of Supervisors,
County of Maui, Wailuku, Maui.
Wm. l-REt KAAE.
. County Clerk.
Aug. 27. Sep. a-
WAILUKU WATER WOKKS.
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC IM
RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE
WAILUKU WATER WORKS FOR
THE TOWN OF WAILUKU.
ADOPTED THE DAY OF....... 1910.
Notice is hereby giveu that the follow
ing rules and regulations of the Wailuku
Waterworks will be taken up for final
consideration by the Board of Super
visors at its next seated meeting.
1.' Application for a permanent supply
of water from any government system or
source of supply be in waiting signed by
the applicant; such application shall be
upon a printed form, which will be fur
nished at the office of the County Trea
a. The applicant shall pay in advance,
at the office of the County Treasurer, the
cost of tapping, connecting and laying of
the service pipe leading into the premis
es upon which the privilege is situated,
to a stop cock not over two feet inside of
said premises. The cost of tapping, con
necting and laying service pipe shall be
five dollars if on same side of street as
main, and ten dollars if on opposite side.
3. All water rates and rates charged
for meter shall be paid cpuarterly on
the first day of January, the first day of
April, the first day of July and the first day
of October, each year, ut the office of
the County Treasurer.
4. In all cases of the uou-paymeut of
water and meter rates within fifteen dayi
after same are due, ten per cent in addi
tion to the regular rates shall be charged
to and become due by the person hold
ing such privilege; anil the District
Overseer may forthwith, without notice
shut off the water from such privilege
and charge the expense of the same to
the holder of the privilege; the water so
shut off from such privilege shall not be
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turned on again until the rates for such
privilegeaud expanses have been paid
in full. ' . .
5. The owner of the premises will be
held responsible for the settlement of the
water rutes in cases when said rales have
not beeu paid by the tenants. , .
6. No person supplied with water from
the Government Pipes shall be permitted
to use the same for any purposes other
than those stated in their agreementl
nor to supply water in any way to other
persons or premises.
7. Consumers' shall prevent all un
necessary waste "of water, and shall make
no concealment of the purposes for which
it is used. .
8. No alteration shall be made in auy
water p'pe or fixture without first giving
notice in writing of the intended altera
tion to the District Overseer, and having
first received his approval to make same.
9. Water rates will be charged for all
premises whether occupied or not, until
such time as the water is in writing order
ed shut off.
10. All service pipes shall be kept clear
and in ;ood repair by the holder of the
privileges at his own expense.
11. In all cases of fire alarm, persons
having irrigation or fountain privileges
shall immediately shut off the water.
12. No one but the persons duly
authorized by the District Overseer shall
tap or turn on or off water from the
13. All officers of the Kahului-Wailu-ku
Water Works shall be admitted st
reasonable hours to premises having
water privileges for the purpose of in
specting, cutting off or turning on the
14. No water shall be supplied to ships
or vessels except by the duly authorized
officers of the Wailuku Water Works,
(special rates and special agreements ex
cepted). In all cases of water supplied
hereunder, a receipt for the quantity
supplied shall be jfiven, and payment
shall be made to no persons except on
the production of the receipt from the
office of the County Trensurer.
15. Irrigation shall be confined to the
hours thikt shall be published, from time
to time, by the District Overseer.
WATER HOW SOLD.
16. All water sold under these rules
shall be sold by meter measurement.
All meters shall belong to, and be the
projiertyof the-County of Maui, under its
control, and repaired at its own expense,
and leased to the consumer al the fol
5-8 inch meter 75 cts. per quarter or
inch meter fi.oo per quarter or
I inch meter f 1.25 per quarter or
All meters larger than one inch to be
charged for at such sx-cial rates as may
from time to time be approved by the
Board of Supervisors. f
RATES FOR, WATER.
For the Town of Wailuku. ""
I. For domestic purposes and lawn ir
rigation, where there is a proven water
riglit, three cents per thousand gallons;
a. For domestic purposes and lawn ir
rigation where there is not a proven
water right, five cents per thousand gal
lons; 3. For commercial purposes, such as
railroads, manufactories; hotels, lodging
houses, hospitals, office, stables, and
other business enterprises, as follows:
(a) When the quantity of water used'
does not exceed, on an average, aoo
gallous per day, seven cents per thousand
(b) When exceeding 2000 gallons per
day and not exceeding 4000 gallons per
day, six and one-half cents per thousand
(cN When exceeding 4,000 gallons per
day and uot-exceediug 6,000 gallons per
day, six cents per thousand gallons;
(d) When exceeding 6,000 gallons per
day and not exceeding 8,000 gallons per '
day, five and one-half cents per thousand
(e) When exceeding 8,000 gallous per
day, five ceuts per thousand gallons.
For the Town of Kahului.
For the Town of Kahului there shall
be an advance and increase of one cent
per thousand gallons of water over the
rates prevailing in the Town of Wailuku.
Rates fur Shipping
One-half cent per gallon delivered on
In all instances where a store and
residence are maintained iu the same
building water used shall be charged for
at commercial rates.
IS. Violation of any of these Rules
and Regulations shall terminate the
privilege, and the same will not be re
newed until all water rates due, together
with costs and expenses, shall have first
. The District Overseer is authurized to
grant and sign permission for water
privileges, and make all agreements in
couuectiun with water rates.
Wm. FRED KAAE,
Aug. 27 Sept. 3.
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may In- nimle in Uu
The Chas. R. Frazier Co.
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