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IHE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 1912
OFFICIAL CALL FOR RBPUBLI
CAIN TERRITORIAL CONVEN
TION TO BB HfXD APRIL
To the Republican Electors of the Terri
tory of Hawaii:
In accordance with a resolution adopt
ed by the Republican Territorial Central
Committee at a meeting held on the 5th
day of February 1912, said resolution be
ing in conformity with the provisions of
the Official Call for the Republican Na
tional Convention and with the Rules of
the Republican Party of Hawaii; the
Republicati Trecinct Clubs throughout
this territory are hereby directed to meet
on Friday, the 29th day of .March, 1912,
between the hours of 7:30 p. ui. and 8
p. 111., for the purpose of nominating
candidates for delegates to a Territorial
It is fuither directed that primary
elections shall be held in the several
precincts on Saturday, April 6th, 1912,
between the hours of 1 p. in. and 6 p. 111.
for the purpose of electing delegates
from said nominees.
The delegates so chosen are called to
assemble in a Territorial Convention in
Honolulu on Monday, the 15th day cf
April, 1912, at 10 a. m. for the purpose
of electing six delegates and six alternate
delegates to e Republican National
Convention to be held in Chicago on the
18th day of June, 1912.
The number of delegates to which the
several Precinct Clubs are entitled to
send to the Territorial Convention is as
FIRST SECOND THIRO rOURTH FIFTH
(County (County (City&County (County
1 1- 2
2 (Abolished) 4
20 15 35 41
County of Hawaii
1st Representative District
County of Hawaii
2nd Representative District
County of Maui
3rd Representative District
City & County ol Honolulu
4th Representative District
City & County of Honolulu
5U1 Representative District
County of Kauai
6th Representative District
Total number of Delegates
ALFRED D. COOPER,
Chairman, Territorial Central Commit
tee, Republican Party of the Terri-
tory of Hawaii.
Honolulu, T. H., March 5, 1912.
Notice to Creditors.
ESTATE OF HATTIE AYERS, LATE
OF LAHAINA, MALI, DECEASED.
The undersigned duly appointed ad
ministrator of the estate of Hattie Ayers,
deceased, hereby gives notice to all cre
ditors having claims against said estate,
to present same to the undersigned duly
.authenticated, whether the same is se
cured or unsecured, at his residence in
Kailua, Maui. And all persons owing
said estate are hereby notified to make
immediate settlement with the under
signed. VM. F. POGUE,
Adliir. Estate Hattie Ayers.
Dated Wuiluku. Maui, March 22, 1912.
March 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 1912.
Notice of Annual Meeting.
The annual meeting of the s'.ocVholil
ers of the Luhaiua Ice Co., Ltd., will fee
held at the office of the Pioneer Mill Co.,
Ltd., on Saturday, April 13th, 817:15
J. F:. GANNON,
Public Notice is hereby given that I
have appointed Wm. F. Pogue, of Huelo,
Maui, my Attorney iu-fact, under full
Power ot-Attorney. to act for me in all
business matters, and to care for ali of
my property within the County of Maui.
V. S. M. AWANA
Huelo, Maui, pril 5, 1912.
April 6, 13. 20.
Public Not if e is hereby given that I
have appointed Wm. F. Pogne, of Huelo,
Maui, uiy Attorney-in-fact, under full
Power of Attorney, to act for me in all
business matters, and to care for all ol
lay property within the Couuty of Maui.
Honolulu, April 5. 1912.
April 6, 13, 20.
The Hump o:j
It Was n Great Blight, but
Served a Purpose
By F. A. MITCHEL
There were on living In Paris two
friend. Jules Kubndoux ntid I'leriv
Marier. It so linppened that it son
wns born to Kuhadoux and n daughter
to Mnrier on the 8:ime dny. Tho t wo
got together (it Ittibadoux's house to
celebrate the event und, after tho con
sumption of severnl bottles of wine,
mnde n betrothal agreement IVtwpcn
the two children lying In their era
dies uncouselous of the pledges ninth
Marier In time went to live at Mar
sellles, and the two friends became
separated. When his daughter, Clo
chette, reached her eighteenth birth
day her father wrote to Itubadou:
that she had come to a innrriageabl"
ago, at the same time reminding hltii
of the agreement whereby nuo should
marry his son, Antolne.
In due time a letter came from M.
Rulmdoux stating that he had good
cause to remember their agreement.
THEY WEIIB FOLLOWED BY A CBOWD, SOMK
since for years he and his wife hud
been spending time and money to
make their boy presentable, so that
any young woman would be willing to
marry him. A large protrusion had
grown on the end of his nose, and
they had not found a surgeon who
would undertake Its removal.
M. Mnrier was a bit staggered by
this letter, but his heart was set on
carrying out the agreement, and he
considered himself bound to do so.
This sense of honor did not regard
the Infliction of . a disfigured husband
upon his daughter. He was the dis
poser of her hand, and it did not oc
cur to him that her likes or dislikes
had anything to do with the matter.
So he wrote his friend to that effect.
Now. Si. Marier was Ignorant of the
fact that half a dozen years before
Clochette had formed a childish at
tachment for "a sc-hoolmate Joseph
Trouvere. The children kept their af
fair to themselves, and when Joseph,
having finished his education, went on
a voynte with his father, who was u
sea captain, to be absent a couple of
years, the young lovers agreed that
they would marry each other despite
any plans their parents might form for
tliom in Hip cunt rnrv. .Iiispnh was a
Une young fellow, two years Ci-liette's
senior, and had decided on his return
to Mar-tollies to choose the prpfesslon
of u notary, or, as we call It. a lawyer.
When Marier told his daughter that
the contract he had made for her
the day she was born was about to be
consummated she listened to him with
downcast eyes. The information he
gave ber that she wns to marry a man
with n lump on the end of his nose
did not draw forth from her any pro
test. The reason for this was that If
she couldn't marry Joe Trouvere It
made no difference to her whether she
married a handsome man or a scare
crow. Her father, mistaking her 1110
tlves, wns much relieved, and when
he dismissed her he kissed her aflVe-
tlonntely in token of his appreciation
of her obedience.
After the passage of a number of
notes between the parents of the in
tended bride and groom. In which
Marier expressed himself highly hon
ored and Itubiidniix wrote admiringly
of that high sense of honor which had
led his very dear friend to accept an al
liance, the groom being blighted by a
physical deformity, the preliminaries
were arranged. Antolne, who was a
recluse, partly on account of the ex-
creseuee he was obliged to wear, bad
a strong repulsion to mar. Inge with
any oue. All he asked was to be per
mitted to spend his time with books.
As an obedient sou. he yielded to bis
father in the matter, but unwillingly.
(t bad bvu arranged that be was to
go down to ' Marseilles during the
month of March, when the summer
had opened on the Mediterranean, to
make tho acquaintance of his bride.
The wedding day was to be set inter.
M. Marier, aware that he might be
blamed for forcing on his daughter a
bridegroom with a hump on Ills nose,
was anxious not to appear to be using
his parental authority.
Clochette made no objection to any
thing she knew to be her father's will.
There was no doubt In her mind that
he would require her to marry the
husband he had provided for her, and
It would avail nothing to protest All
French girls were required to marry
In this way. Why should she be an
One dny when M. Marier wns read
ing his paper there was a knock at
the outside door, and In a few mo
ments a young man with an enormous
red hump on his nose appeared In his
study. He knew at once that the
comer must be Antolne Rubadoux.
Rut so polite are the French In such
matters that, rising and bowing cere
moniously, he asked to whom he wns
Indebted for the honor of the visit
"I come," said the young man, "as
a suitor for your daughter's hand."
"Antolne Rubadoux, I embrace you!"
Taking care to avoid the red hump,
from which sprang three stiff red
hairs, M. Marier embraced his son-in-law
to be, then expressed surprise that
he had come earlier than had been
arranged. Antoino declared thnt he
had heard accounts of Mile. Marier so
ravishing thnt he could not vn!t for
the appointed time. In coming ho had
disobeyed the orders of his father.
who did not know that he had done
so. He begged that monsieur would
not betray him.
Marier, who was delighted with
everything concerning his intended
son-in-law except his flaming nose,
which resembled the miniature head
of a red Indian with a scalplock stick
ing straight up, directed a servant to
call madamoiselle and ushered An
tolne Into the drawing room. When
Clochette entered her father said cer
emoniously: 'Clochette, I have the honor to pre
sent to you M. Antolne Rubadoux, the
son of my old friend. Jules Rubadoux
The girl was very pale. Toung Ru
badoux bowed so low thnt at first she
did not see his nose, but when she did
her eyes were fastened upon it In
what seemed to her father a terrible
fascination. She made an effort for
self control, then gave way. bursting
Into a fit of laughter.
"Clochette!" cried her father In a
"Mndnmolselle!" cried the groom ex
Rut Clochette lnughcd on. ITer fa
ther thinking her emotions to have
brought on hysterics ordered her to
her room, sending a mnld to attend her.
"Monsieur." said Antoino ruefully.
"the marriage must be given up."
"Not at all. Leave It to mo. I will
see that my daughter apologizes for
her conduct All will be well In time."
"I cannot force myself blighted as
I am upon so lovely a girl."
"Do you menu that you will Insult
me by declining to complete the con
tract made by your father?"
"By no means, but I cannot mnrry a
girl who hns laughed at me."
At this Juncture Clochette came bnck
Into the drawing room, and with a per
fectly straight face she had controlled
Termlt me to assure you. M. Ru
badoux" she began, when again she
burst Into another fit of laughter.
Rubadoux turned away. Clochette re
pressed her hysterics and began again:
"Permit me to assure you, monsieur.
that I have not the slightest doubt aft
er I have been brought In contact with
the mind, the soul, that lies behind
your nose I shall forget it. I am ready
to becom.- your wife whenever you
"I will forgive your treatment on
one condition," said, Antolne.
"Name It!" cried the father, whose
anger disappeared as suddenly as it
had been nroused by his daughter's ac
tion. "My father is liable to learn of my
departure at any moment and may be
so Irritated as to forbid the match.
Will you marry me, mademoiselle, at
"This very day."
"Good!" cried Marier. "We will pro-
ceed to the otHce of the mayor at
once; then to the church."
Now. the good people of Marseilles
had noted the advent of the stranger
with the tlaming nose and hn 1 follow
ed him. When the wedding party
emerged from the house It was fol
lowed by a crowd, some laughing nt
the bridegroom's nose, some making
facetious remarks, while those through
whom this variegated procession pass
ed pitied the poor bride and muttered
maledictions on her father's head.
When the ceremony in the church
wns completed the groom turned and
looked at those present He was re
ceived with laughter and derision.
"Those laugh best who laugh last,"
he said, and, putting his baud to the
bump on his nose, he pulled It off and
tossed it among them.
A bum of astonishment greeted the
action. Then some one shouted:
"Why, It's Joe Trouvere!"
And so it was. Joseph bad returned
from his cruise and, hearing of the sit
uation of the girl he loved, provided
himself with a wax nose with three
I bristling hairs in it and palmed him-
self off as Antolne Rubadoux before
j that youth's arrival.
1 The astonishment of M. Murler. who
had been tricked Into hurrying bis
; daughter Into a marriage before the ar
' rival of the man he bad provided for
ber was appalling. Too late be saw
through Clochette's laughter on seeing
the groom. She had recognized him at
Lace an Important Fao
tor of Summer Frocks.
DELIGHTFUL COSTUME OP TAD NET.
Basque ellects are being pushed by
designers ot costumes this 8eaon. but
it remains to be seen whether the idea
Is going to "take" with their patrons.
The gown Illustrated shows the basque
notion In its Incipient stage. The ma
terlal employed tn this costume is a
pnle tan net trimmed with bands of
venlse lace. The lace of the bodice Is
also mounted on the tan net A very
modish touch Is to be found In the
plaited frill at the foot of the skirt and
the slashed trimmed velvet cunt, with
button trimmed coattails at the buck,
For the Girl Who Sews.
A bright young girl whose pet fad
Is harmony In the matter of the little
details of dress, devising always some
original touch which will tell those
who see thai tier costume was design
ed as a whole, nut being merely a
chnn't collection ot dress and acces
sories evolved a charming and grace
ful tichu and cuff set to which any
colot touch desired can be lidded, ac
cording to Hie dress with which It is to
The Hi-bu itself Is of the usual drap
ed surplice shape, curved to til over
the shoulders aud trimmed with
daluty lace trills. The inuer edge Is
also of lace Along the middle of the
Bilui following its longest line Is a
strip of velvet ribbon or folded satin,
of a tint to match the gown, that Is
held In place by little cross straps of
lace about three inches apart, out from
which it can be drawn when the flchu
Is lauudered or when It is to be re
placed by some other color.
The culls to match this were deep
ones, turned back, with double rows
of lace frills an Inch deep at the up
per edge. Around the body of each
cuff went the strip of satin or velvet
to match that used on the flcbu. and
this again was apparently secured by
the tiny straps of lace which crossed
It. but which was also, as in the case
of the Bchu. caught here and there by
an invisible stitch to prevent any acci
deut or slipping from place. The nar
row girdle was also of the same ma
terial as the colored "Inset"
Miss Louise V. Brown, an Instructor
at Wellesley college, is the tirst woman
to receive the Herbert Baxter Adams
prize of $00 offered every two years
by the American Historical association
for the best essay on European history
Miss Brown's essay was one of a very
large number submitted by represent!)
tives ot many lending colleges through
out the country
The Couutess ot Warwick la plan
ning u lecture tour In the United States
aud Canada, for which she has. pre
pared three subjects. One deals with
woman suffrage and the other two are
on communism and celebrities she baa
Miss Harriet Keeler has recently
beeu appointed superintendent of
schools In Cleveland, O. A woman Is
tenement Inspector in that city, having
charge of the sanitary policemen; B
woman Is assistant librarian, a woman
has charge of outdoor relief, two worn
en are on the school board, one having
been elected clerk, making sU Impor
taut positions Oiled by women In a city
which two years ago bad but one
woman In public office, a member of
the board of education.
Mrs. Sarah Piatt Decker of Denver,
ex president of the General Federation
of Women's Clubs and a possibility as
United States senator, tn a recent In
terview hald that a woman's party Is
under consideration in Colorado, as
they have found both of the old . polit
ical parties permeated with corruption.
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