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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11 1911
Miscreant Pleads Guilty and Gets Light
One of tho worst cases of assault
ami battery which has ever been
brought to the attention of tho local
police, was reported from Uiupala
kua last week.
A native by the name of George
Auaekoolani had been deserted by
his inamorata, but she had left be
hind her little girl, aged nine years.
The woman had promised to return,
and in tho meantime for some un
accountable reason tho brute vented
his anger on the little one in the
most brutal manner.
When found by the Sheriff the
girl was chained up and in such a
state of abject fear that she was un
able to answer or express herself
intelligently. The back of the little
girl was a mass of bruises and cuts,
and there were several cuts on the
back of her head. The sheriff had
the girl removed to the Malulani
hospital for medical, treatment and
placed Auaekoolani under arrest.
Auaekoolani was brought before
Judge McKay Thursday morning,
and pleaded guilty. Ho acknowl
edge he had beaten and kicked the
child, but that she had made him
angry by running away.
An ordinary assault and battery
case can lo adequately putiishud by
a fine, but in this case there seems
to be no suitable punishment, as it
is so seldom anything of the kind
comes before tho local courts.
Judge McKay let the prisoner off
with a fine of $15, which can be no
possible punishment, ad qu.ile to
The light sentence imposed upon
the culprit, who acknowledged to
having beaten and kicked the child,
Dudiia iu utivu uiuu t mis
placed leniency. The prisoner threw
himself on tho mercy of the court,
but there can be no possible mitiga
ting circumstances in such a case,
and mercy shown to a man who can
be so brutal as maliciously beat and
maltre.it a child, who is unfortunate
cumuli to be in his p.mvr, is neither
mercy nor justice. This is a ease
where tho old-fashioned whipping
post would be the proper thing, and
the miscreant given a dose of his
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Baseball Next Sunday.
Two games of baseball will be
played iu Wailuku next Sunday,
when the regular league schedule,
which was interrupted by the ar
rival of a visiting team from Hono
lulu, will be resumed. The first
game will be started at 1:30. The
teams playing will be Paia versus
Kahului, and Wailuku versus Morn
ing Stars. Both games will be well
contested as ,we understand both
Paia and Kahului have strengthened
their team, while the game between
the Stars and Wailuku is sure to be
a battle royal.
I employ no Canvassers or Ped-
lers. Anyone claiming to be em
ployed by me to fit or sell glasses is
A N. Sanford,
Hunting or otherwise, trespassing m
ou any of the properties of the Wailuku
Sugar Company is 6trictly forbidden.
Hunting permits may be obtained at
the Plantation office.
By order of II. B. PRNHAU.OW.
Manager of the Wailuku Sugar Co.
The Wailnku Sugar Company will
start grinding on the 27th.
Mr9. Fred Werner of Honolulu, daugh
ter of Supervisor Helming has been vis
iting in Wailuku the past few days.
A. N. Sandford, the Honolulu optician.
employs no canvassers or pedlers. Any
one claiming to represent him is an imposter.
Tickets are on sale now for theThanks
giving ball. They can be obtained of
Messrs. Meyers, Martinsen, Carey, En-
gle and Rogers.
R. Okada, who was convicted and
fined $50.00 by the District Magistrate of
Molokai, had his case nolle prosiqued in
Paul Schmidt and Mrs. Schmidt arriv
ed in Lahaina, Tuesday. Mrs. Schmidt
is visiting in Wailuku with Mrs. Chil
liugworth. The bowling tournament at Puunene
starts tonight. A large entry is in for
this tournament, and as it is a handicap
affair, some close finishes should result.
The members of the geological survey
who have been 011 Maui the past week,
went around East Maui Tuesday. They
were accompanied on the trip by Mr. C.
William Walsh of the Puunene office
i9 the proud papa of a 9 pound boy,
born last week. The event has got him
so badly that he almost forgets who his
Mr. A. N. Hayselden, according to
letters received, has opened a banking
institution away down in the State of
Alabama. Mr. Hayselden has been tour
ing the States for over a year.
Mrs. J. B. Thompson gave a birth to a
daughter Wednesday morning. The hap
py event has evidently been the one
thing needful to make Buck absolutely
happy. His usual smile has broadened
The Pioneer Store has opened a San a
Claus headquarter in the vacant store
opposite their own store. They have an
iuiineiHe stock of toys and Xmas novel
ties. Tile store is opeu every evening.
Take a lojk for yourself.
Mr. Geo. W. Wilbur is on a vacation
of two weeks accompanied by his wife
and three children. They are staying at
their homestead at Pauwela. Miss Ka
rine Wilbur is staying with Mrs. Warner
aud is able to keep on her school.
The Woman's Guild of the Church of
the Good Shepherd will hold its social
meeting at the residence of Mrs. Cum
tilings, Wailuku, on Wednesday, Nov.
15th at 2:30 p. 111. Members are request
ed to send in all work for the Bazopr.
The Weekly Times mads its appearance
last week, and the publisher should be
proud of his first effort. The paper is
newsy, well put up, and 110 dout will be
a brilliant addition 'to the community. It
is the gradual creeping iu of new .enter.
prise such as this which proves to us that
Maui is growing. 4
Arrivals at Maui Hotel: J. L. Coke-
T. H. Davis, C. R. Collins, Victor I.
Clark, J. T. Starrett. R. D. Mead, L. B,
Kerr, Geo. Bustard, Mrs. Fred Werner,
Dr. J. H.' Raymond, Honolulu; L. Hebert,
Paiaj W. L. Decoto, Win. Henning, La
haina; Alice M. Libby, Frederick, J.
Libby, Magnolia, Mass.; W. H. Yandell
and wife, Seattle; R. J. Henderson
S. F.; T. G. Gerdive, A. O. Bucklaud,
C. H. Birdseye, U. S. Geological Survey.
Contractor Bowman expects to opeu
up the new belt road section at Maliko
between now and the first of January.
Work on the new bridges iu the Hana
district is delayed on account of the late
arrival of a crusher. When the crusher
arrives this work will be rushed. In the
meantime Mr. Bowman put men to work
strengthening the present bridges, which
were iu poor condition.
Owing to the indiscriminate trespas
sing of irresponsible persons upon the
property of the Wailuku Sugar Co.,
during the shooting season it has become
necessary to prohibit all persons from
shooti ug on the property without a per
mit. Any responsible person can obtain
the necessary permit by applying at the
plantation office. It will not be advisa
ble, however, for anyone to go on the
plantation property without a permit.
There will be on display on Saturday,
November nth, from three until five
p. m., in the Alexander Settlement
building in the room facing on Main
Street, a fine collection of cards for
Christmas and New Year. Every Wai
luku lady should see these cards as they
are decidedly unique aud will make the
daintiest of gifts. The goods will be ou
display nowhere else in Wailuku so that
this opportunity should not be over
An exceedingly interesting game of teu
u is took place 011 the local courts last week
when Harry aud Fred Irwin, of this city,
faced Roth of Honolulu and Collins of
Maui. The latter couple only managed
to wiu out after a long deuce set, the
score going to 10-8. Harry Irwin put up
a most excellent game. The Hilo pair
then proceeded to take on Frank Bald'
win and Collins, whom they defeated
with little trouble. Hawaii Herald.
KehMllMi Railroad Co
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Northwest Lumber, Redwood, Ceder, Oak,
Spruce, Koa, Poplar, Ironwood, Whitewood,
Oliia, Oak Flooring, Blinds, Doors, Glass,
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Cotton and Wood Waste, Fire Clay and Red
Bricks, Cement, Lime, Wood, Coal, Corru
gated and Plain Galvanized Iron, Terra Cot
ta, Soil, Lead and Galvanized Pipe.
EXPECTED DURING NOVEMBER
2,000 Tons Australian Coal
300 Kegs Railroad Spikes
50 M. 1x12 Northwest Lumber
A million feet of Northwest Lumber
800 Brs. Window Sash
Large Consignment of Wool Waste and
10 Tons Plain Galvanized Iron
20,000 ft. Galvanized Iron Pipe
Kahului RailroeicJ Co.