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THE MAUI NKWS, SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 1913.
Notes and Doings of Hill District
New Theater Opened
On Saturday afternoon, July 25,
the Maui polo club lickl its usual
practice game tin the Sunnyside
Though the line-up varied some
what -the pi iv, Kt'iierally, was
made by the old tournament four
Harold Rice, No. 1; Arthur
Collins, No. 2: F. V. Baldwin, Xo.
3; and Dr. T. 1-kmiuK, Xo. 4
against a second four picked from
II. A. I'aldwin, J. 1). Thompson,
Geotge Steel, I). Fitzgerald and
The former wore the "Greens"
and the latter, the "Reds."'
The ' 'Greens'' seemed too power
ful for the "Reds" who, though
they displayed ability in hitting
the ball, lacked team-play and so
did not make the members of the
tournament quartet extend them
selves. (Juite a number of spectators
.were present from different parts of
central Maui. From among those
present a third four of old players
(L. von Tempsky, W. O. Aiken,
S. I'.. Kahuna and the umpire, D.
C. Lindsay) could have been form
ed which would have given the
first four a good brush.
The ponies are now to be kept
at the stables on the polo grounds
until the time of departure for
On Friday evening, July 25th
the new Makawao theater was
opened by Joe Leal of Wailuku
who has leased the building from
the owners. An excellent program
of moving pictures was given in
cluding four films of the famous
Mr. Leal, introduced by Tax
Assessor Edgar Morton, made a
neat little speech in which he slated
that as a boy he had lived in Ma
kawao and so had a soft spot for
the old village and was determined
to Hive Makawao re.VeVA's the aiT-'
vantage of seeijtfg all the best shows
broujihrto the island. "Moving
llbAtues" are to be exhibited regu
larly on Wednesday and Saturday
A large crowd of people was pre
sent. Fourteen autos were lined
up outside the building, most of
On Saturday July 26, at Maka
wao Court House, V. O. Aiken,
sub-agent of 4th laud district, sold
at public auction nine of the four
teen lots for summer residences
located at Olinda.
Ainoing the purchasers were V.
A. Baldwin, D B. Murdoch, J. C.
Foss, Jr. J. U. Waters, Miss Erne
stine Lindsay and James Lindsay.
The pieces of land are two or
three acres in area and brought the
Upset price of $100 each.
The Japanese of Makawao held
a meeting a short time ago and
voted to establish a Japanese school
.similar to those of l'aia and Ilaina
kuapoko. At present there are eighteen
old men inmates at the "Fred
Baldwin Memorial Home, l'aia."
This is the largest number to dale.
Xow that the l'aia beach road
is well-high completed, macada
mizing the highway from l'aia
church mauka to the Baldwin home
is next in order.
Miss Standish of Berkeley is
speeding the summer as the guest
of Miss Alexa von Tempsky of
Erehwon Cattle Station, Kula.
Mrs. Millie Hair and chilren are
rusticnting in a little cottage near
the Fleming home in Makawao.
Miss Mary E. Fleming of Ilama
kuapoko is visiting her sister, Mrs.
II. W. Baldwin of Pasadena; California.
Mr. and Mis. Harold Rice and
children of Paia are at Maluhia,
Friday afternoon, the 25th, the
Ladies' Reading Club held a suc
cessful meeting at Mrs. Frank
Baldwin's Makawao residence.
S. E. Taylor and family of Ila
makuapoko are at the "Rest
House,'' Makawao, for several
W. C. Crook of Makawao re
turned by the last Honolulan after
a year's absence in California.
Rev. R. B. Dodge and family of
Wailuku are at Kulamauu the J.
P. Cooke's Kula residence.
Kaupakalua has a large crop of
Cattle on the ranges are in better
condition now than in February.
Weather: Midsummer drought.
(Continued from 1'age I.)
There is some sorrow felt by the
employees of the custom service be
cause their monthly pay check ha
not arrived and because, also, it
seems doubtful that one will arrive
next month. The rule that a man
cannot get an inspiration for his
work if his cheek is delayed seems
not to apply there for the young
men keep at it whether or no. And
a very busy force it is. Stackablc
lias been rapped over the knuckles
many times for one thing or anoth
er but the boys do nut agree with
the newspapers in the rapping.
They say he is all right, a good
disciplinarian and asks only that
men do their work well and show
their loyalty to him in all ways.
Any employer would do this and
not half of the staff, were it as
large as the one in the custom
house, would be as faithful. From
all accounts the newspapers dislike
for Stackable is duo to his refusal
to give out information which, if
published, Would bar justice. He
lias heei heard to say that he used
to givethe newspapers everything
but, after a reporter or two had
violated the confidence he reposed
lii them and published information
when ho had requested them not to
lo so, he shut off the source. No
one can blame him for it. There
are some business men opposed to
him because he has insisted upon a
strict observance of the rules of the
treasur department; he is not
pliable and will not give in a parti
cle. He ia charged with a lack of
judgment and a failure to use the
discretion which the department
allows, and which he is expected to
use. But no matter, he is in office
and it will be surprising if lie does
not remain. The mere fact that he
is a republican cannot be a bar to
his ri ti ntion, at least until his com
mission expires in 1910. Republi
cans have a chance in this adminis
tration, and there is a belief hen:
that Wilson will appoint republi
cans to office as a punishment to
the disgruntled democracy of Ha
waii. Some one said the other day
that Farrington could not get to be
secretary of the territory as he is u
republican. The rank and file
much against its will, says it is nut
an objection and, while Metzger
might lie preferable, Farrington
will probably get the jolt he has
been teasing to come his way. If
you will notice, the Star-Bulletin is
in receipt of Kent cablegrams every
day, and most of them are publish
ed ; some of them are said to be
held in reserve.
MONEY TIGHT -
There was a rumor yesterday that
a lirni largely interested in sugar is
feeling the depression and the re
fusal of the banks to loan money on
bonds. Nothing serious is expect
ed, but the inconvenience is dis
tressing. The banks arc certainly
holding on to the cash and will
continue to do so until their cash
balance w ill be so large that loans
will have to be negotiated. Nor
can the banks of Honolulu afford to
hold the strings too tight. Com
mercial loans, it is said, are easy
enough to negotiate if the firm
wanting the money has a standing.
Sometimes individuals like the
"Baron," for instance, come along
and make a touch that puts the
squeeze on the legitimate borrower.
Since he came from Camp '2 he has
heal defendant in a number of cases,
one of the most recent being brought
by the architec, mentioned last
week as having drawn the plans for
the riding academy.
Cable advices came yesterday to
the agents of the llilonian telling
of the steamer putting back when
one day out of Seattle, with three
men injured. No particulars re
garding the injuries or the cause,
so there has been much speculating
over the affair. Today advices were
received saying the steamer had
departed for the islands and will be,
probably, two days late. As she
goes to Kahului you wiii be inter
ested in this bit of news.
TWO DBA I IIS.
The accident at the new Inter
Island lloating dock yesterday after
noon was a bad one and shows the
hand of fate as far as one of the
men, Joe McKay, was concerned.
He was badly injured when one of
the boilers blew up a few months
ago and bad a hunch which he often
expressed, that he would get a jolt
on that job that would take him
out. It came when a steel slab
dropped on him and Olson, one of
his co-workers. It is not likely
that the blame for the accident can
be fixed on the company, though
the Utilities Commission will make
a thorough investigation of the
BliECKPNS KEf i.
May the Lord , help any county
official on IL.waii if lie has been
delving the slightest degree into
the ,'iioncy affairs of the county and
not making return. Never in the
history of the islands has there been
a man like Breckons for finding
out things, and separating the
crooked from the straight and, if he
fails in one try, he will make an
other and, nine times out of the
proverbial ten, he lands his man.
His methods have been criticized
and termed persecution, in some in
stances but it is hardly ' that, lie
does not want to be beaten by a
crook and he knows how to prove
a man guilty when is not innocent.
There are tricks in all trades, even
in the law, and Mr. Breckons is pasl
master at finding them out. There
is a rumor that he is to be one of
a permanent investigating commit
tee of the bar association, whose
duties will be to investigate charges
against members of the bar, when
proceedings for disbarment are
instituted If this true is something
Sheep on the Ncbo national
forest, Utah, go four and a half
months without water except for
such moisture as they get from the
dew and the juices of forage plants.
(! razing sheep on a range entirely
destitute of water is a recent inno
vation due to the increasing demand
for forage and the efforts of the
forest officers to find a place on the
forest ranges for all the stock that
can safely be admitted. The area
on the Nebo which has now proved
usable by sheep is high and rocky,
a portion of it being above timber
line, and it has neither springs nor
streams of sufficient size or accessi
bility to be used for stuck watering
purposes. The grazing season last a
from June 15 to October 31, and
during this period of four and a
half months the animals do not get
Under such conditions, however,
the sheep have done extremely well,
and last year's lambs from this
range had an average weight at the
close of the season of GS pounds on
the iincago market, wliicli was
rather above the normal weight
from that vicinity.
In one area on the Targhee forest
in Idaho sheep get water only twice
during the lour-inonths summer
glazing season. There is I water
on the range, but the sheep are
driven to a nearby stream lower
down the mountain side. Lambs
from this range weighed Go pounds
on the Chicago market.
We will pay Ten cents a Quart
for Points. At the Wharf in Hono
lulu. IIonoui.it ,1am it Ciiutnkv Factory
IN THIS CIRCUIT COURT OIf T1IK
SECOND CIRCUIT, TERRITORY Ot;
In the Matter of the KstHte of
CHARLES COIT, I.ate of Kokomo,
KuU, Maui, Deceased.
(ikdi:r ok Notick ok Hharixc. 1'kti-
TION l'OK l'ROHATK OK HK.AKING.
A Document purporting to tie the bast
Will niul Testament of Ch.-irk'S Copp,
late of Kokotno, Makawao, Maui, de
ceased, having on the 8th day of July,
A. D. lyl.5, been presented to said Pro
bate Court, and a Petition for Probate
thereof, praying for the issuance of Let
ters Testamentary to Louisa Victoria
itis Ordered, that Monday, the iSth
day of August, A. D. 1913, at 10 o'clock
A. M., of said day, nt the Court Room
of said Court nt Wailuku, Maui, be and
the same is hereby appointed the time
and place for proving said Will and
hearing said application.
It is further Ordered, that notice there
of be given, by publication once a week
for three successive weeks in the Maui
Nk.ws, a weekly newspaper, printed and
published in Wailuku, Maui, the last
publication to be nt less than ten days
previous to.t'.i. time therein appointed
(Sd.) S. 1!. KINGSBURY,
Judge of the Circuit Court of the 2nd
(Sd.) EDMUND II. HART,
Clerk Circuit Court of the 2nd
Dated Wailuku, Maui, July S, 1913.
July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 1913.
Administrator's Notice of Sale
of Real Estate, Belonging to
the Estate of Jose Fernandez,
Pursuant to an Order made by
1 he Honorable Seidell B. Kingsbury,
Judge f the Circuit Court of the
Second Circuit, Territory of Ha
waii, sitting at Chambers, in Pro
bate, on the 21st day of July, A. D.
1013. in the matter of the Estate of
Jose Fernandez, late of Kula, Maui,
deceased, the undersigned, as Ad
ministrators of the said Estate,
will sell at public auction, to the
highest and best bidder, subject to
confirmation of the Court.
On Saturday, the oOtli day of
August, A. 1). 1913, at 12 o'clock
noon of said day, at the front en
trance of the Courthouse, ut Wai
luku, County of Maui, Territory of
Hawaii, the following real estate,
1. All that piece of land situate
nt Waiakoa, Kula, Maui,
described in Patent No. 42G5,
(irant on Homesteads, issued
to Jose tie Cam bra same be
ing Lot Xo. 10, Homestead
Map No. 13, and described
by metes and bounds, con
tabling an area of 12 07-100
Acres, conveyed to said Jose
Fernandez by deed of Jose
da Cambra and wife, dated
January 2o, 11)00, recorded
in Liber 378, folios G ami 7.
2. All that piece of land situate
at Waiakoa, Kula, Maui,
known as Lot No. 4, Map 8,
described by metes and
bounds, and containing an
area of IS. 77-100 Acres, and
tin' same that were conveyed
to Joe Fernandez by deed of
Joseph Juan, dated Novem
ber 2, 18DS, and recorded in
Liber 200, folio 132.
3. All that piece of land situate
in thw Hi uf Kuau, Makawao,
Maui, containing an area of
1 Acre, the same being a
portion of Subdivision 15,
which was conveyed to Joao
Fernandes by deed of W.
15. Kala, dated March 17,
1800, and recorded in Liber
123, folio 20.
TERMS OF SALE: Cash in
II. S. (Jold Coin. Deeds to be at
the expense of purchasers. A de
posit of 10 of the price bid will
be required to be made by the pur
chaser at the fall of the hummer.
For further particulars, apply to
Antone F. Tavares, at his office at
ANTONE F. TAVARES,
ANT )NE FERNANDEZ,
Administrators of the Estate of
Jose Fernandez, Deceased.
Wailuku, Maui, July 28th, 1913.
Aug. 2, 9, 1(1, 23.
THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF WAILUKU.
C. H. COOKE, president R. A. WADSWORTH, vice-prebi dent
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JOAQUIN GARCIA, assistant cashier
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United States Bonds 25,000 00
Other liouds 81,60223
Cash & Due from Banks 89,388 14
Real Kstate Owned 1,00000
Banking House and Fixtures.. 5,300 00
Five Percent Fund 1,25000
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