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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1915.
Telegraph News of the Week.
LONDON. February 10. Lord lUresford would have law passed
making raiding of unfortified towns a capital crime, punishable by
LONDON. February 10. Russians have been forced to evacuate
province of Bukowina. l'lan to invade Hungary has failed according
to reports received here. Austro-Germans drive out Czar's troops by
threatening to cut its line and prevent retreat.
' SAN ANTONIO, February 10. General Villa has announced he
will not consider terms of peace sent him from peace convention.
LONDON, February 9. The Manchester "Guardian" says use of
Stars and Stripes is permissable as a stratagem of war, and altogether
lawful, without being either expedient or fair. Its wholesale contin
uance would diminish American Hag's protective value and attract same
indignation against Great Britain that Germany war zone proclamation
did against Germany.
ATHENS, February 9 Greece has formally notified Germany
that she expects Greek commerce to continue to enjoy rights of inter
PARIS, February 9. It is said engagement at BagatclU in dens
est part forest of Argonne, is becoming much confused. Elsewhere
nothing noteworthy taking place.
LONDON. February 9. On extreme tips of enormously long
battle line, engagements liourly growing in intensity. Evidence of cri
tical battle, notably at tips.
BERLIN. February 9. Nothing important in NYeslcrn arena.
Hamburg council today appropriated $3,000,000 to buy food stuils
AMSTERDAM, February 9. German postal authorities have for
bidden private radiograms, even to war ships.
JEFFERSON CITY, February 10. Ouster orders issued against
meat packers in this state operating in common within state in violation
of Missouri anti-trust law. Swift, Armour, St. Louis Dressed Beef,
and Hammond & Morris companies, will each have to pay $25,000 and
WASHINGTON, February 10 Representative Martin introduc
ed bill in Congress yesterday making it crime to hoist American Hag for
purposes of deception.
Filibuster continues over ship purchase bill.
War risk insurance rates have been cut 5 cents.
NORFOLK, Va., February 10. The Dacia failed to sail. Ship
may be held indefinitely in view of certain capture.
FALMOUTH, February 10. Steamer Wilhelmina with cargo of
food stuffs arrived here yesterday.
NEW YORK, February 10 Sixteen ships have delivered food
to starving Belgians.
WASHINGTON, February 9. Filibuster continues against ship
purchase bill unabated.
United States will lodge no complaint based on Lusitania incident.
Flying of American flag was by orders of British admiralty to protect
her from German submarine attack. Administration feels that use of
a neutral flag by belligerents is so customary that no formal protest is
HONOLULU, February 9. Lost hikers found shortly after 3
o'clock yesterday afternoon. Had camped for the night.
Gamblers heavily fined by Judge Ashford.
HONOLULU, February 8. Sierra due tomorrow. Lurline Wed
nesday. Gilbert Brown, N. L. R. Reynolds, and Fred Cramp, lost in hills,
when they joined Trail and Mountain Club for Sunday hike. Search
ers after them today. (Young Brown is son of E. Herrick Brown of
Unsightly fences go down before public opinion.
HONOLULU, February 8. A. & B. directors report machinery
of Maui plantations fine. Prospects for crops this year excellent.
BERNE, February 9. Germany has ordered expulsion all for
einers from Alsace on account of shortage of food. All dogs killed.
PETROGRAD, February 9. General situation along both fronts
and in Carpathians indicate German abandonment. Russians launch
new invasion East Prussia, where Kaiser has been directing fight of
Germans on main section. Troops have been held back, losing heavily.
ROME, February 9. Royal decree issued yesterday calls to colors
reservists of second decree.
LONDON, February 9. It is reported that Turkish invasion of
Egypt has proved failure.
PATERNO, February 9. A man who was dug out of earthquake
debris today after 25 days confinement and found to be well and able
to walk and breathe.
NAPLES, February 9. Earthquake has destroyed famous old
monastery at Monte Cassina. One monk lost his nose.
GENEVA, February 8. Bonds, stock and script to amount of
$600,000,000 have been returned to Paris. Were sent to Geneva for
safe keeping soon after outbreak of war.
LONDON, February S. Private and unconfirmed dispatches from
Nish say Austrians invaded Servia seeking to surprise from rear an
important Servian position commanding Danube. Roumanians repulsed
LONDON, February 8. German lunges at Central Poland cost
ing heavy both sides. little change in alignment oposing armies.
Petrograd reports minor victories there and in Northen Poland . Car
pathian struggle still undecided. Russians maintain that Austro-Ger-man
attacks have lost 2500 prisoners and dead and wounded in pro
portion. Premier Asquith stated today that British casualties, all ranks,
in western arena 104,000 up to February 4.
WASHINGTON, February 9. State of Louisiana wins first step
in Congress which paves the way to test validity of Underwood tariff
law. If contention is upheld will mean discontinuance of Cuba quota
tions fixing price for product American territory.
WASHINGTON, February 9. In attacks by Carranza forces at
Monterey, they lost heavily.
NORFOLK, Va., February 9. Steamer Dacia, with cotton for
Rotterdam, will probably sail from here today, and will be seized by
British as test of transfer of German owned ships. Cargo to be taken
WASHINGTON, February 8. Clark and Underwood agree extra
session of Congress is necessary unless congestion senate business is
averted. Big filibuster and party fight over ships purchase bill is
practically lost by administration, though administration leaders claim
WASHINGTON, February 8. Ambassador Page's Lusitania re
ixrt received, but is withheld from publication. Is said many prece
dents establish right of steamer to carry flag of neutrals when seeking
to avoid capture.
HONOLULU, February 8. Grand jury will probe beating up of
Smart agrees to let Mrs. Knight see Baby Richard.
HONOLULU, February 7. Opium badger game well worked
here by hui. $1600 gathered in from one crowd. Evidence against
PEKING, February 8. China faces crisis which looks like war
with Japan unless China agrees to recent demands of Japan. It is said
they will be enforced. China is willing to meet some of the demands
but says encroachment on domain must cease. Just what the demands
on China are have not been made public.
SYDNEY, February 8. Capture of German New Guinea accom
plished by Admiral Beresford after natives revolted, but were quelled.
LONDON, February 8. Four torpedo boats of Allies bombarded
forts of the Dardanelles yesterday. Ammunition depots of severa'. forts
set on fire.
THE HAGUE, February 8. America and Germany will join in
wide spread movement for relief of devastated districts in Poland. Be
'ieved to be as effectual as work in Belgium.
SAN ANTONIO, February 8. Obregan declines to hear any
overtures for peace, lie is holding City of Mexico for Carranza forces.
Relief station will be established for the people.
ROME, February 8. Announcement is made that Turkey has
satisfied demands of Italy.
BERLIN, February 8. Russian forces in Bukowina are reported
to be retreating and Austrians gaining.
LONDON, February 8. Situation throughout Belgium is acute.
People must have food being sent them for starvation has populace
LONDON, February 8. Emperors watch fighting. Czar from
headquarters and Kaiser sees men at work in trenches. Sovereigns
but short distance apart. Germans make tremendous efforts to shatter
Russian lines with 600 masked field pieces in action.
PETROGRAD, February 7. Germans in Poland are getting ovsr
come and must soon retire. Russian general staff thinks that violent
attack is to mask commencement of retreat. While Germans are hurl
ing three-fourths of their army against Russian positions before War
saw, Russians hold ground and inflict terrible losses on the advancing
masses. Big battle developing in East Prussia when reenforcemer's
come for defenders at Inster.
LONDON, February 7. Steamship Lusitania arrived in Liver
pool yesterday, flying American flag between Queenstown harbor until
she entered Mersey. Captain says he did so to protect his ship.
ROME, February 7. Work of mobilizing Italian forces is pro
ceeding rapidly. Reservists arriving from abroad with increasing num
bers. Mayor of Turin was yesterday called to the front.
BERLIN, February 7. Kaiser complimented his sailors after
inspection and left for the front.
WASHINGTON, February 7. Use of Star and Stripes on Lusi
tania has excited wide attention and general comment. Likely ques
tion will be taken up and whole matter by belligerents considered.
BOSTON, February 7. Two men entered police headquarters
today and demanded money at point of guns. They were overpowered
and locked up.
SAN FRANCISCO, February 7. Steamer Colon reported leak
ing badly as result of strain during recent gale. Steamer now prac
CHICAGO, February 7. Mayor Harrison issued call for public
subscriptions towards fund of a half million dollars for unemployed of
HONOLULU, February 6. Grand Jury brings in more indict
ments for gambling.
Two Japanese under arrest in connection with opium deal.
Pester, the "nature man," fears he will become a common vagrant,
end wants to go back home.
Young woman reported to have been given knock-out drops. Es
caped from the men who had her in auto. Police investigating story
during eight days but find only that auto she was in is owned by young
employe of Schuman garage.
HONOLULU, February 5. On account of failure to select guard
ian, compromise in Smart case is rumored off. c
Liquor petition Pleasanton Hotel will be denied.
Harry Murray to have charge of water department under White
house. Was appointed yesterday.
LONDON, February 6. With Czar at front, Russians have taken
up vigorous offensive against Germans in Poland and scored numerous
VENICE, February 6. Price of 2 lb. loaf of bread raised, by offi
cial decree, to 16 cents.
PARIS, February 6. Belgium has protested to neutrals against
Germany's action in annulling exequaturs of neutrals throughout Bel
gium. AMSTERDAM, February 6. Military bi-planes over Pottsdam
collapsed yesterday, killing pilot and passenger.
EL PASO, February 6. Authorities have instructed customs men
along border to prevent Jack Johnson from crossing line into United
States. If found doing so to arrest immediately. Is believed he will
attempt to enter United States from Mexico about time of fight with
PARIS, February 5. Our troops have undermined and captured
trench commanding road between Arras and Lille. We have also re
pulsed attacks on Bagatelle. Elsewhere only artillery duel.
BERLIN, February 5. Except for solitary and unsuccessful at
tack on our position north-west of Ephes, there are only artillery duels
along western front.
BERLIN, February 5. German press exults at prospect'of des
iroying British commerce.
PETROGRAD, February 5. We are making progress in East
LONDON, February 5. German chancellor says : "England treats
us like a besieged fortress. Wants to starve 70,000,000. Neutrals have
pot protested and must take consequences." The Westminster Gazette
says German orders regarding mining in British waters adds nothing
new to the war.
CHICAGO, February 6. Night watchman Chicago Country Club
declared a leper.
NEW YORK, February 6. British completing a number of light,
tast aeroplanes destined to carry light guns. Will be able to crush Zep
WASHINGTON, February 6. Underwood advises economy in
House. Receipts will be $34,000,000 less than disbursements owing to
large appropriations having been made.
WASHINGTON, February 5. Administration leaders and Wash
ington officialdom greatly concerned over German proclamation which
declares waters of Great Britain and Ireland a war zone. Proclama
tion regarded as one of most serious developments of the war. Will
probably hasten concerted action among neutral nations in endeavor to
obtain definition of their rights.
NEW YORK, February 5. Principal shipping men say proclama
tion will have no effect on their business.
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San Francisco Hawaiian Islands Puget Sound
C)(,., Leave PUGBT WOUND Hawaiian Inlands Arrive Voy.
MeftOlCr g, p. Arrive Leave Arrive Leave 8. P. No.
tLurllne . . Jan. 5 Jan. 12 Jan. 19 Jan. 27 79
Wilhelmina Jan. 13 Jan. 19 Jan. 27 Feb. 2 65
Hilonlan . Jan. 14 Jan. 17 Jan. 23 Feb. 1 Fob. 10 Feb. 2 65
Manoa . .. Jan. 19 Jan. 26 Fob. 2 Feb. 10 84
Matsonla.. Jan. 27 Feb. 2 Feb. 10 Feb. 16 14
fLurllne . . Feb. 2 Feb. 9 Feb. 16 Feb. 24 80
Hyades . . Feb. 4 Feb. 7 Feb. 13 Feb. 23 Mar. 3 Mar. 13 51
Enterprise Feb. 6 Feb. 14 Feb. 24 Mar. 5 120
Wilhelmina Feb. 10 Feb. 16 Feb. 24 Mar. 2 66
Manoa . .. Feb. 16 Feb. 23 Mar. 2 Mar. 10 13
Matsonla . . Feb. 24 Mar. 2 Mar. 10 Mar. 16 15
Hilonlan . Feb. 25 Feb. 28 Mar. 6 Mar. 15 Mar. 24 Apr. 1 85
tLurllne . . Mar. 2 Mar. 9 Mar. 16 Mar. 24 81
Wilhelmina Mar. 10 Mar. 16 Mar. 24 Mar. 30 67
Enterprise Mar. 13 Mar. 21 Mar. 31 Apr. 9 121
Manoa . .. Mar. 16 Mar. 23 Mar. 30 Apr. 7 14
Hyades . . Mar. 18 Mar. 21 Mar. 27 Apr. 6 Apr. 14 Apr. 24 52
Matsonla . . Mar. 24 Mar. 30 Apr. 7 Apr. 13 16
tLurllne . . Mar. 30 Apr. 6 Apr. 13 Apr. 21 82
PORTS OF CALL.
To Honolulu and Hilo.
To Honolulu and Kahulul.
S. S. Wilhelmina
S. S. Matsonla
S. S. Manoa
S. S. Lurline
S. S. Enterprise to Hilo direct.
S. S. Hilonlan ) To all Hawaiian Ports via
S. S. Hyades Puget Sound.
Lurline Sailing Jan. 5
Matsonla . " Jan. 27
Manoa " Feb. 16
Wilhelmina " Mar. 10
Lurline " Mar. 30
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t Indicates that steamer carries Livestock to Honolulu and Kahulul
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The following schedule went into effect June 4st, 1913.
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2. A Special Train (Labor Train) will leave Walluku daily, except Sundays,
at 5:30 a. m., arriving at Kahulul at 5:50 a. m., and connecting with
the 6:00 a. m. train for Puunene.
3. BAGGAGE RATES: 150 pounds of personal baggage will be carried free
of charge on each whole ticket, and 75 pounds on each half ticket, when
baggage is In charge of and on the same train as the holder of the ticket
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