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WAILUKU, MAUI, H. T., SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 1912
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New Books Are Being Received Every
This Is the Last Island to Be Infested
With the Pest.
The public library is filling the
place it was intended for most' ad
mirably, and the trustees now feel
that they have a very creditable
list of books for the patrons to
draw from. Books are being re
' ceived continually, both by pur
chase, and through the gifts of the
many friends of ' the iibrary. Be-
P"w we give a complete list of the
oks now on hand:
Awakening of Helena Richie,
, 1 M. Deland.
Bride of the Mistletoe, J. L.
JBroad Highway, J. Farnol.
Buried Alive, A. Bennett
Call of the Wild, J. Loudon.
fChippendales, R. Grant.
Common Law, R. Chambers.
Down Home With Jennie Allen,
G. Don worth.
Dr. Thome's Idea, J. A. Mit
chell. Dweller on the Threshold, R.
Eagle Badge, H. Day.
Elizabeth Koett, R. H. Bartasch.
End of the Rainbow, S. R.
Footprint, G. Morris.
Foreigner, J. Galsworthy.
Following the Star, F. T. Bar
Freckles, G. S. Stratton-Porter.
Girl of Limberlost, G. S. Stratton-Porter.
Glory of Clementina, W. J.
Harvest of the Sea, W. T.
Harvester, G. S. Porter.
Hoot of the Owl, H. H. Benr.
Howard's End, E. M. Foster.
Impostor, J. R. Scott.
In the Country God Forgot, F.
Iron Woman, M. Deland.
. It Can Never Happen Again,
Joseph Vance, De Morgan.
Journey to Nature, J. P. Mow
bray. Just Patty, J. Webster.
Let the Roof Fall In, F. Danby.,
Little Citizens, Kelley Myra.
Love is the Sum of it All, G. C,
Love's Privilege, S. M. During,
Lovey Mary, A. H. Rice.
Man Higher Up, H. R. Miller,
Married Life of Fred, J. L
Molly Make Believe, E. H
Mothers to Men, Z. Gale.
My Lady Peggy Goes to Town,
F. A. Matthews.
Mrs. Tre, L. E. Richards.
Nancy Stair, E. M. Lane.
Ne'er-do-well, R. Beach.
Pay Envelopes, P. Oppenheim
Ransofl's Folly, R. H. Davis.
Secret Garden, F. H. Burnett.
Simeon Tetlow's Shadow, J. Lee.
Simon the Jester, W. J. Locke,
Sou of the Wolf, J. London.
Story of Gosta Berling, S,
Subjection of Isabel Caruaby, E
Susana and Sue, K. D. Wiggin
Tree of Knowledge, A Woman.
Unleavened Bread, R. Grant.
White Fang, J. London.
Winning of Barbara Worth, H
, oraau arrant, .
telow Circle, C. E. Walk.
For some time reports have come
n to the sheriff that the fruit fly
was in different places on Maui, but
on investigation, no sign of the pest
could be found Last Saturday
morning, however, James Cornwell
handed a bag of Chinese oranges to
the sheriff, in which he claimed the
fruit fly magots would bo found.
On opening the oranges they were
found to be alive inside, and on
close examination thoy appeared to
have all the identifying marks of
the embryo fruit fly. The fruit was
shown to the different members of
the Chamber of Commerce commit
tee, and it was decided by the she
riff that the best thing to do was to
Bend the samples to Honolulu to
the experts in order that there
might be no mistake made. In the
meantime orders were issued and
all the fruit in the orchard of Pia
Cockett at Waikapu, where the sup
posed fruit fly was found, has been
destroyed, and a close watch is be
ing kept on all fruit in the vicinity,
and just as soon as there are any
signs elsewhere, the fruit will be
destroyed also. Up to the present
time, no word has been received
from Honolulu, as to what has been
the result of the examination of the
fruit sent there.
Bird's Christmas Carol, Wiggin.
Dick Randall, E. H. Clark.
Scenes From Every Land,
Down North in the Labrador,
W. T. Grenfell.
Vagabond Journey Around the
World, H. A. Fraiick.
Memories of Two Wars, Gen.
American Citizen, J. G. Brooks.
Literature of the Victorian Age,
ethics, :phvi.osophy, sociology
Baccalaureate Addresses, A. F.
Christus in Excelsia, H. Rash'
The Coming People, C. F. Dole.
A Comfortable Faith, M. J. Mc-
Development of the Sunday-
How Much is Left? W. Gladden.
Kingdom of God, A. B. .Bruce.
Life More Abundant, H. Wood.
Master and Men, W. B. Wright.
Outline of Bible-School Curricu
lum, G. W. Pease.
Practical Ethics, W. D. Hyde
Seeking the Kingdom, E. E
Contrasts in 'Social Progress,
Ethics of Jesus, H. C. King.
Great Companion, L. Abbott.
Heart of the Gospel, J. M
Law of Love, M. Hopkins.
Mind of the Master, I. MacLaren.
My Belief, R. F. Horton.
New Evangelism, H. Drummond.
Sermon on the Mount, B. W
Small End of Great Problems,
Things Fundamental, C. E. Jef
Three Greatest Maxims, A. J
Use of the Scriptures, W. N.
IKI'ECIAL TO THE MAUI EVS.
HONOLULU, April 2G. Deputy Attorney-General Suttonhns
resigned, and will be succeeded by Leslie Scott.
Mrs. John Kea gt.ve birth to a daughter on April 10th and to a
son on April 24th, smashing all records.
News was received yesterday of the death of A. M. Bums former
ly editor of the Hilo Herald and Tribune.
Ewa 32, Commercial 44. Oahu 29, Olaa 714, McBryde W3,
Pioneer 35, .Vuialua 131.
HONOLULU, April 25. It is rumored that Carter may have
tried to hurt Frear in the convention.
The opening of Union Street is being opposed by the owners of
Dr. Rogers, an old and respected resident, died here yesterday.
"Cyclone" Johnny Thompson is here on his way homo from Aus
San Francisco papers announce the engagement of Thelma Par
ker to young Smart.'
HONOLULU, April 24. Supreme Court decides in favor of Con
tractor Wilson in belt road case, and scores Commission for secret
There will be many appears from assessment values in Tax Court.
Kinney Fends for proxy for Democratic Convention.
Military prison will be established at Fort Ruger. '
Roosevelt in Control.
ST. LOUIS, April 26. Roosevelt supporters are in complete con
trol of the Republican convention.
OYSTER BAY, April 26. Roosevelt in answer-to Taft's charges
says Taft was a member of the cabinet, and was in perfect accord with
the plan to discontinue the attack on the Harvester-Trust for practical
reasons. There was not sufficient evidence at that time to push ' the
EL PASO, April 26. Two Americans have been freed from a
Mexican prison after 38 days confinement. They were five days with
out food or water.
FRESNO, April 26. La Follette opened his campaign yesterday.
The former head of the La Follette league was not present.
WASHINGTON, April 25. Taft has thrown a bomb into the
Roosevelt camp. He sent to the Senate yesterday Fome sjucret letters
between Roosevelt, Attorney-General Bonaparte and Herbert Knox
Smith. The letters show that threats were made if Roosevelt per
sisted ir. his endeavor to make trouble for the Harvester Trust, that
J. P. Morgan would retaliate.
SOUTHAMPTON, April 25. Three hundred men struck on the
Olympic before eailing time yesterday. They declare the collapsible
lifeboats are unseaworthy.
LOS ANGELES, April 25. The cruiser Maryland has been se
riously damaged in target practice. She was hit by a solid head tor
pedo which was UBed instead of one with a collapsible head, by jnistako.
SPOKANE, April 25. Edward Rothwick, city editor of the
Chronicle, has been shot and killed by a Russian laborer.
Senate Sustains Amendment.
BOSTON, April 24. S. S. California arrived last night and re
ports she was lying within twenty miles of the 1 itanic at the timo of
the disaster. She was hemmed in by ice floes.
WASHINGTON, April 24. Major Eichorn, rescued passenger of
Titanic, stated before the Senate Committee that many passengers
were lost through ignorance of the crew of the life saving apparatus.
The lookout says they sited the floe before the steamer reached it and
reported to the Captain. Vessel swerved slightly but speed was
NEW YORK, April 24. Soventy-soven bodies recovered, Total
COLUMBUS, April 24. Recall of judges was defeated in this
WASHINGTON, April 24. By a voto of 42 to 36 Senate sustains
amendment to bill providing for direct election of Senators, which pro
vides for Federal control of elections.
NEW YORK, April 24. Railroads will accept Judge Knapp's
offer of mediation. Strike will be postponed.
MEXIQO CITY, April 24. Congress passed bill increasing army
by 60,000 men.
CONCORD, N. II., April 24. Managers of Roosevelt admit defeat
in this state.
TOPEKA, April 24. Taft did not get a voto. 'Allwfor Roosevelt.
WASHINGTON, April 24. Cabinet advises aslmjp , reply to
Roosevelt's personal attacks on executive.
What the Wrestlers, Boxers and Base
Ball Artists Arc Doing.
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Ad Wolgast, the champion of to
day, is too' much of a business man
to hazard his money in speculations.
Ad doesn't care for the glare of the
night life and you will rarely sec
him in the haunts where the sports
are supposed, to congregate. He has
a penchant for diamonds, the bigger
the batter, and also spends much of
his time in figuring out real estate
deals, having bought considerable
property in the southern part of the
time who knows the value of a dol
lar, Ad Wolgast is the man.
Battling Nelson, generally con
sidered thrifty, has been labeled as
one of the unluckfest investors
among the fighters. The Dane has
always listened with a kindly ear to
real estate propositions and never
more so than when it was a farm at
stake. Stocks, mining and other
wise, 'have attracted his attention,
and that is why he has less to show
for his investments than one might
expect. His buy of Ilegewisch city
property was a disappointment, ho
has a lot of stocks that will never
bring what he paid for them and
his farming purposes are said to
have been less, than fair business
ventures. For all that, I doubt if
there is a busier fighter In thu game
than Battling. Nelson, for he can
generally occupy himself with one
thing or another. ft
One couldn't say that Jimmy
Britt is a chap with any particular
hobby, unless it is to dress in the
latest fashion and to talk. And Jim
my, with his club life and his tra
vels, is an interesting talker. Ho
can tell a story and tell it well and
whorevcr you find Jimmy Britt you
will find an audience that is being
Terry McGovcrn used to bo a great
fellow Jo spend lots of time with
his babies. Young Corbett, on the
contrary, liked always to be up and
doing. There was no greater gam
bler than tho Denvcrite, which is
why he camo to the end with so lit
tle money. To this day, race track
followers tell of tho afternoon when
Young Corbett lost $9000, all tho
money he had in tho world, and
never turned a hair.
John L. Sullivan liked to drink
beer and hobnob with his friends in
the barrooms, but it must bo re
membered that Sullivan was of a
day and ago in which that was tho
prime amusement for fistic cham
pions. Bob Fitzsimmons had ono fad.
Whenever there was an idle moment.
Fitz could bo found in some black
smith shop and all over the country
aro souvenir horseshoes turned out
by Ruby Robert.
James J. Corbett was a fancy
dresser, but by way of recreation ho
was very much of a card player.
Corbett, when in his prime as a
ringstcr, never played for anything
more than nominal stakes, but whist j
and tho liko whiled away many an
hour for him.
Tom Sharkey had but ono idea
get tho money. That thought was
his chief one all through life, and
how successful he was is proved by
tho way he husbanded his coin. It
was as much amusement for tho
sailor to savo a dollar as would bo
for another fighter to toss away a
James J. Jeffries is of such recent
origin that it is woU . understood
how ho hates crowds janU tho like.
Intended to Be the Beginning of the
End of Protection.
The bill for the removal -of all
duties on imported sugar, which
has passed the IIouso of Representa
tives might well bo called a. bill' to
promote tho election ,of a Republi
can President, for it Is a concrcto
illustration of what the Democrats
mean when they avow the intention
of sweeping every vestige of protec
tion from our statutes.
The bill will not become a law
until after the 4th of next March.
Whether that or any similar bill
a stalwart Republican liko President-,
Taft or a free-trade Democrat like l.j
Champ Clark, Woodrow Wilson o'rV
Governor Harmon. J
Whether tho bill will pass tjiej,
Senate is uncertain. It depends on!' -the
attitude of such Senators as
Works, who is not known to have ,
any views of his own on the tariff,
but is associated with other namby- ;
pambys who profess to be Republi
cans but who usually join withJ.be
Democrats in assaults on the funda
mental Republican doctrine. '
In tho meantime those interested
in beet-sugar culture are organizing
to resist tho threatened destruction
of their industry, but they may as
well understand that they will have
no influenco if they do not avow
themselves equally ready to oppose
tho destruction of other industries.
The consumption of sugar by tho
average family is about 300 pounds
a year, and with tho "saving" of
Vz cents per pound promised by
Mr. Underwood, each family would
"savo" less than 1 cents a day
by free sugar.
But if our workingmen and clerks
take the bait and assist in destroy
ing our beet-sugar industry, they
should know without our telling
them that a good many millions of
farmers will vote to tako the duty!
from products by tho manufacture
of which they live and reduce tho
wages which industry and commerce
in this country can pay.
The sugar-beet industry', is 110
more danger than all other American
industries. If one is put on a f ree
trado basis, the rest will probably
go there also. Instead of organiz
ing to savo tho sugar industry tho
sugar-beet growers must organize to
save protection to American indust
ries bar nono that is worthy of
And that means to send stalwart
Republicans to Congress and not yj
such wobblers as Senator Work's ;
who is likely to get universal con
tempt by voting for protection to
his own immediate constituents
whilo voting to rcmovo it from
Tho danger to protection comes
solely from tho so-called- insurgent
Republicans. To elect ono of them
or any Ono in avowed sympathy
with them is to vote for free trade
and tho European scalo of wages.
Morris Kcohokalolc, left Honolulu for
the coast, where he will attend the cou-'
vention of the Longshoremen's Association.
Jeff appreciated nothing better than
hunting, solitary if need be, but
usually with some chosen com
panion. At Rowardetinan and even
at Moano Springs, when Jeffries
was 8ofmuch of a bear, you could
get him Btarted to talking of his
hunting exploits any time you might
desire. All that was needed, was to
ihtroduco tho subject,
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