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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, MAY 3, 1913.
To the Editor of the Mali News:
Not wishing to take up too much
space of your column in reply to
the letters signed hy "Old Timer,"
"Molokini"' and "Pound Master,"
allow me as a public spirited one,
and further, as one who deems to
have the welfare of the community
at heart, to make some suggestions.
The criticism hy "Old Timer"
with reference to the inactivity of
the police on Molokai in bringing to
light an alleged or supposed viola
tion of the law, can easily be reme
died by proceedings which "Old
Timer" is aware of.
Mr. "Old Timer" fails to recol
lect his "once political pledge'' re
garding the "next to le deputy
sheriff of Molokai," or "coptain of
police of the Island of Molokai," in
case of the election of the present
incumbent (Mr. Crowell, Sheriff of
the County of Maui.)
"Old Timer" is one, (that we
may, in our Bmall sphere know to
be an angel of good or evil) who
may, (we, as inquirers may make
suggestion to allow "Old Timer")
come forth and demonstrate the at
tributes of his actions, which he,
himself, profess to practice. (A
fool is always a fool; he never
changes his mind, but his actions
carry him beyond comprehension.)
If "Old Timer" is old enough in
politics to carry out his policy and
was older than "Old Timer" was
when he was laboring under a fixed
"political move" some six years
ago, "let him show us who the turn
coats are?" (Not the Duvauchelles
not Tolafson.) This may cover
"Molokini's" letter in substance.
In support of "Pound Master,"
I would suggest that ' Mr. "Old
Timer," if his conscience permits
him, may seek remedy, to sooth
him, in the act entitled "Civil Ser
vice," specially passed for the bene
fit of applicants for positions in the
police and fire departments. Nowl
Mr. "Old Timer 1" Is your chance.
EUGENE K. DUVAUCHELLE.
XL. IF. p. Hn IFlew
WITH SBAT8 FOR ALL.
It is hoped that before the 999
years' lease of the Manhattan com1
pany to the Interborough expires
that all the Bubways will be in full
NO NEED FOR REST CURE.
Up to the hour of going to press
Senator O'Gorman has not com
plained of overwork in handing out
jobs to the faithful.
ULTIMATE DEGREE OF THRIFT.
The fellow who gets his morning
paper from the city rubbish box on
Broadway must step aside for the
real champion of thrift the chap
who leaves home ten minutes early
uo he may ride to the Bowling
Green Subway station and gather
up two or three papers and yet
have time to walk into his office be
fore old Trinity says it's 9. He
then saves the papers and reads
them when he goes to lunch.
WHEN 18 WOMAN MIDDLB-AGEDT
Peaceful English suffragists want
the term middle-aged abolished as
obsolete, contending that even the
witness in the Gainsborough picture
case who said woman reached that
stage of existence between 40 and
50 is wrong. They admit that
woman rightfully might have been
called middle-aged at 30 in the
early Victorian days, whn they did
nothing more intellectual than em
broidery, but now, when they are
kept alert by fighting for the vote
and by taking part in most every
form of industry, the British woman
wish age forgotten,
SHEATHING HATPIN DAGGER.
Girls from Broadway now may
expect to be compelled to buy hat
pin guards on the trains that run
into Boston, because the Bay State
has said the sharp-pointed things
must be guarded. But the pro
gressive bean-eating commonwealth
isn't first in this legislation. Swedish
cities banned long hatpins and
ordered the points of all of them
worn on trains protected. Conduc
tors there spot a passenger with an
uncovered pin and make her buy
a rubber tip for a cent or go to a
police station and have a peck of
ABOUT ALL, THOUGH.
The State highway grafters were
considerate enough to leave the
right of way.
MOVIES A8 HISTORIAN.
France has a moving picture
library of history. A Government
department began recently collect
ing films of contemporary events,
an,i as years roll on a fairly com
plete life-like story of the big events
of the republic may be flashed on a
screen before the student. Already
the important happenings during
the term of M. Fallieres are being
shown in Paris picture galleries.
ICB TO SAVE APPLE TRBB.
An orchard owner in Maryland
who says the light winters make bis
apple trees want to blossom earlier
than he wishes them to do so, has
packed cracked ice around their
roots to retard blossoming. Or
chards often havo been heated to
prevent frosts, but the stunt of the
chap below the Mason and Dixon
line is said to be the first of its kind
ever tried here.
"I'll be glad," said the man on
the back platform of a Brooklyn
surface car who was puffing on a
cigar, "when the open cars are
running again, so I can have a seat
when I smoke. No one seems to
care for the comfort of smokers.
Some time ago they had smoking
cars on the Brooklyn Elevated, but
they were abolished, and now a
man can't even smoke on the station
platforms. The railroad companies
should run special cars for smokers.'1
"That was tried once on the Third
avenue line in Manhattan," said
the old conductor. "Certain cars
were set aside for smokers, with big
signs painted their entire length
reading 'Smoking Car.' But the
smokers never had a chance. The
woman crowded into them despite
the signs, and the smokers had to
hang on straps, so the experiment
In the Matter of the Estate of
GEORGE KANIKAU, Deceased
Notice is hereby given that the
undersigned has been appointed,
and has qualified, as administrator
of the estate of George Kanikau,
late of Kalaupapa, Molokai, De
ceased. All persons indebted to the estate
of said deceased are hereby notified
to make immediate payment to the
undersigned at the Baldwin Na
tional Bank, Kahului, Maui. And
all creditors of said estate, are
notified to present their claims,
duly verified and with proper
vouchers attached (if any exist,)
even though such claims be secured
by mortgage of real estate, to the
undersigned at the said Baldwin
National Bank, within six months
from the first publication of this
notice or within six months after
the same shall become due, or such
claims will be forever barred.
Dated at Kahului, this 18th day
of April, A. D. 1913,
D. C LINDSAY,
Administrator of the Estate of
George Kanikau, late of Kalau
papa, Molokai, Deceased.
April 26, May 3. 10, 17, 24.
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Opening of Public Lands in the Territory of
Notice U hereby given that the public
lands hereinafter described will be
opened for homesteading as follows, in
accordance with law and subject to
withdrawal before their selection:
LOCATION OF LANDS.
I. The lands to be opened are por-
ions of Waiohonu and Kskio, in the
District of liana, on the Island of Maui.
Parts of these lands have been cultivated
TERMS AND METHODS OF DISPO
a. The persons entitled to take said
lands will be determined by drawing or
allotment. Each applicant may take
one lot or two lots, except that no appli
cant may take more than one of the lots
numbered from I to 12 both inclusive.
The lands may be taken up by Home
stead Lease, Special Homestead Agree
ment, Right of Purchase Lease or Cash
Freehold Agreement methods, as far as
applicable under the law at the option of
APPLICATIONS FOR PARTICIPA
TION IN DRAWINGS.
3. All persons qualified to take home
steads may, on or before Tuesday, June
10, 1913, but not thereafter, present to
the Commissioner of Public Lands,
Honolulu, by ordinary mail, but not in
person or by registered mail or otherwise,
sealed envelopes containing their appli
cations for participation in the drawing
herein provided for; but no envelope
shall contain more than one application
or any other paper than the application,
and no person shall present more than
All such applications must be made
on blank forms furnished by the Com
missioner of Public Lands or his agents,
and must show the full name, mail ad
dress, age, height, weight and sex of the
applicant, and whether he or she is sin
gle or married, and be sworn to by him
or her before a sub-agent of public lands,
notary public, judge or other officer
authorized to administer oaths, and must
be mailed in envelopes furnished by the
Commissioner or any such agent.
AH such envelopes shall have printed
upon them the Commissioner's address
and the words "Application
Land Division," the blank in which
quotation must be filled in with the
number of the land division in which
the land desired by the applicant is situ
ated; and no such envelope shall indicate
the person by whom it was presented or
mailed or bear any mark of identifica
tion. All envelopes should be securely
sealed and should have the quisite
stamps attached thereto before uiey are
placed in the mail.
Any person who presents more than
one application for the same land divi
sion or any application in any other
than his true name, shall not be permit
ted to participate in the drawing for such
All envelopes which indicate by whom
they were presented or mailed will be
opened as soon as received, and the ap
plications therein will forthwith be
returned to the applicants.
DRAWING AND ASSIGNMENT OF
ORDER OF SELECTION.
4. At 8 o'clock A. M., Thursday,
June 12, 19:3, at the Capitol Building,
Honolulu, or as soon as thereafter as
may be, the container for said land divi
sion will be publicly opened and all the
envelopes therein will be thoroughly
mixed, and will then be taken, one at a
time, impartially and indiscriminately,
from such container and the applications
contained in such envelopes, when cor
rect in form and execution, will be num
FIFTH LAND DIVISION, ISLAND OF MAUI AND ISLAND OF
MOLOKAI. WAIOHONU-KAKIO HOMESTEAD LOTS, HANA.
LOT AREA APPRAISED LOT
No. ' (Acres) Value. No.
1 0.74 $ 37.00 26
2 0.75 37.50 27
3 0.76 38.00 28
4 0.77 38-5 29
5 0.78 39.00 30
6 0.79 39.50 31
7 0.70 35.00 32
8 0.52 20.00 33
9 1. 00 5o.oo 34
10 0.75 37.50 35
11 0.75 37.50 36
ia 0.75 37.50 37
13 8-5 59-5 38
14 9.95 176.00 39
15 7.09 142.00 40
16 9.98 49-5 4
17 8.28 149.00 42
18 10.05 201.00 43
19 10.75 188.00 44
20 10.10 126.25 45
21 10.00 100.00 46
22 10.83 54.00 47
23 9.83 M7-o 48
24 9.51 14300 49
25 10.46 157- 5
Dated at Honolulu, April 8, 1913.
Approved: W. F. FREAR,
Governor of Hawaii.
April 8th, 1913.
bered serially in the order in which they
are taken beginning with number one,
and the numbers thus assigned shall de
termine the order in which the persons
named therein may select and take lots.
A list of the applicants to whom num
bers are assigned, showing the number 1
assigned to each of them, will be conspi
cuously posted, and furnished to the
papers for publication as a matter of
news, and notice of the number assigned
and the time and place at which he must
appear to make his selection will be
promptly mailed to the address set forth
in the application of each person to
whom a number is assigned.
All applications which are not correct
in form and execution will be marked
Rejected, imperfectly executed," and
filed in the order in which they are re
jected, and notice thereof will lie sent to
the persons who presented such applica
tions. SELECTION OF LOTS.
5. On Wednesday, June 18, 1913, at 9
o'clock A. M., at the Court House ut
Haua, on the Island of Maui.
Any persons holding numbers assigned
to them for any such land division may
make their selection of the lots that are
open for selection and desired by them
in such division in the order in which
their applications for participation are
numbered. Each such person shall, at
the same time, select the method by
which he desires to take such lot--
whether by Homestead Lease, Special
Homestead Agreement, Right of Pur
chase Lease, or Cash Freehold Agree
ment, in so far as the same are applica
ble under the laud laws and this notice.
If any person who has been assigned
a number for said laud division fails to
appear and make his selection when the
number assigned to him is reached and
his name is called, his right to select
will be passed until the other applicants
assigned have been disposed of, when
his name will be called again and if he
then fails to appear and make his selec
tion, he will be deemed to have aband
oned his right to select.
PROOF AT TIME OF SELECTION.
6. At the time he appears to make
his selection, each applicant must be
prepared to show his qualifications to
take a homestead by affidavit in the form
prescribed by the Commissioner, and
otherwise. If any applicant is not a
citizen of the United States by birth, he
must present at the same time either the
original or a certified copy of his decla
ration of intention to become a citizen,
or of the order of the court admitting
him to citizenship; and if an applicant
who is not born in the United States
claims citizenship through his father's
naturalization while he was under
twenty-one years of age, he must present
a certified copy of the order of the Court
admitting his father to citizenship.
No person who appears to be disquali
fied to take a homestead will be permit
ted to make a selection or, in case he
has made a selection, to receive the ne
cessary papers or take or retain josses
sion of the lot selected.
FORMS, MAPS, INFORMATION.
7. Blank forms of applications, ad
dressed euvelopes for applications, blank
forms of affidavits of qualifications, other
necessary forms and Information in re
gard to the lands to be opened and the
terms under which they may be taken,
may be obtained from the Commissioner
of Public Lands at Honolulu, or from
his agents, W. O. Aiken, Makawao,
Maui, and N. Omsted, liana, Maui.
Blueprint maps of the lands to be opened
will be on exhibition at the office of the
Commissioner and of each such agent.
10. 1 1
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JOSHUA D. TUCKER,
Commissioner of Public Lands.
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