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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, ArRIL 24, 1915.
Telegraph News of the Week.
LONDON, April 21. Conflict l.ig proportions for possession of
Dardanelles imminent. Attack y land forces larger than previously in
dicated. 20,000 Allies' soldiers landed north shore Gulf of Saros to
attack Turkish forts from rear. Engagement between warships and
forts in connection with landing. Forts endeavoring to prevent sol
diers reaching shore. Result not announced.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 21. Smart baby arrived today Lurline
care of Mrs. Lemon.
BERLIN, April 21. A Post editorial shows doubt of genuineness
of Asama's grounding. Two possible explanations put forward. One
was an effort to put pressure on Washington to relieve situation Peking.
Other was to establish Japanese naval base on Mexican soil. America
must either give Japan "free hand in China, or demand that she leave
Mexico, which would mean war in cither event.
WASHINGTON, April 22. At instance of prominent Jews state
department has telegraphed American consul at Warsaw to investigate
reports Russia is persecuting Polish Jews.
WASHINGTON, April 22. Reply to memorandum recently ad
dressed by German ambassador to State Department, criticizing United!
States in matter of selling munitions of war to Allies. President Wilsoit
replied with short note to ambassador telling him Germany has equal
privileges with other nations in buying war supplies.
HONOLULU, April 21. Scully ct al indicted again by Federal
grand jury for implication in opium deals.
HONOLULU, April 20. Mrs. Knight awarded custody Smart
child until 16 years old. Suits all ended.
Bad weather halts submarine work.
SACRAMENTO, April 21. Bill introduced in legislature calling
for tax on bachelors over 30 years old.
HAVANA, April 21. Jack Johnson has gone to England without
passport. Will return here and open gymnasium.
LONDON, April 21. House of Commons may act on booze ques
tion and abolish its use from all precincts of the commons, so all classes
will be affected.
WASHINGTON, April 21. For remarks made by Peary at ban
quet, suggesting that United States would be obliterated or occupy entire
North America within next century, Secretary Bryan rebuked him.
PEKING, April 21. No session of parties in settlement Japanese
Chinese question held yesterday. Great Britain says Japan must aban
don policy. Sovereignly of China must prevail. American envoy has
made denial that Washington has declined to interfere with Tokio de
mands on Yuan Shih Kai.
SOCIETY STRONG ON MAUI.
J. F. Durao, who spent several
weeks on Maui in the interests of the
San Antonio Society, returned to Ho
nolulu by Monday evening's Mauna
Kea. He reports the apencies of the
society to he in a flourishing condi
tion and having received nearly a hiyi
dred applications for membership
from youns Portuguese on thi3 island.
AN AFTERNOON TEA.
A week ago last Friday the Misses
Crickard were charming hostesses at
afternoon tea, from 2 till 5 o'clock.
Delicious refreshments were served.
Those present were: Mrs. D. H. Case,
Mrs. H. B. Penhallow, Mrs. Howell,
Mrs. H. H. Taylor, Mrs. Florence
Fitch, Mrs. Enos Vincent, Mrs. P. B.
Dodge, Mrs. H. Streubecic, Misa Tur
ner, anil Miss Drinkle
EXPERTS TO ADDRESS FARMERS.
Dr. Arthur L. Dean, president of the
College of Hawaii, and J. E. Higgins,
horticulturist of the Hawaii Experi
ment Station, are expected on Maui
next week for a few days inspection
trip. They will address a meeting of
the Haiku Farmers Association at
the Kuiaha school house next Satur
AT THE CHURCH OF THE GOOD
Church of the Good Shepherd, third
Sunday after Easter, St. Mark's day.
Mr. Mainwaring, who is in charge of
the church at Lahalna, will assist in
Tim services. Holy Communion at 8
A. M., Morning prayers, and sermon
on: "Lessons from the Life of St.
Mark," at 11 o'clock. Strangers and
friends are invited. A welcome to all.
LUMBER STILL DROPPING.
Another slump in price of nor'west
lumber is noted 1 na new price list
issued this week by the Kahului Rair
road Company's Merchandise Depart
ment. A general reduction of 25 cents
is made on all grade, which puts some
dimensions as low as $24.25 per thou
sand, which is lower than lumber has
sold for In the Islands in years.
Our Big Brown Jug.
There's a big brown jug,
Lugging big, dark jags,
That jogs our board highway.
The "jug is enclosed
In wickervork lugs,
But its jags are unjugged every day
This big stone jug.
With its drugged jags.
Jogs along our goverment road.
At the "blind pigs'" haunts
Its jaga decants,
The Jug on jagger unloads.
The jagger Jogs home
Lugging of jags from the jug,
And beats his wife, as of old.
Than t Vi o inriTar rrnta tnrrtroH
In the district jail,
While the jug jogs home full of gold.
The un-jagged tax-payer
Juggles court costs,
And feeds the jugged jag's wlfo
And jogs his brain
'T It's Jagged and sore
But can't understand for his life
Why the jug with jags
Should his roads jogs
Drugging jaggers to jugged.
While he keeps juggling
And lugging cash
To pay for juggling the drugged.
This jugging of jags
Is a jug-handle game
With the profits all in the jug
That big brown jog,
That drugged jags
la its wickerwork basket lugs.
April 16. Urbano Mollena, 26 years,
to Maria Francisco, 22 years, Filipi
nos, both of Puunene. Ceremony by
L. B. Kaumeheiwa.
Honolulu Wholesale Pro
duce Market Quotations
Isiurd By the Territorial Marketing
Division, April J7, 19J5.
BUTTER and EGGS.
Demand good for tub butter. Inland eggs plen
tiful. Price low.
Island tub batter lb 28 to SO
Fresh Island cpgs, dozen S3 to .35
Duck Eggs, doz 23 to 34
Good demand for fat young poultry.
nrollers, 8 to 3 lbs., Ib 37 I-S te .40'
Young roosters, lb .....35 to .40
Hons, good condition, lb 45 to .27 1
Turkeys, lb 35
Ducks, Muscovy, lb 25 to .30
Ducks, Pokin, lb 25 to . 30
Ducks, Hawaiian, doz
VEGETABLES ud PRODUCE.
Beans, string, green, lb 01 to IB
" " wax, lb 02 to .03
Beans lima in pod. lb 03 1-t
" Maul Rfd, cwt 00
" Calico, cwt 3.09
" Small Whiles, ewt 4.00
Peas, dried, cwt 3.75
CarrotH, doz. bunches 40
Beoth, doz. bunches 30
Cabbage, bag 1.00 to 1.25
Coi n, sweet, 100 ears 2.00 to 2.35
" Ilawn. small yellow none in Mkt
" lurgu yellow none in Mkt
Peanuts, small, lb 05 1-2
.' " largo, " 05
Oulon, Bermuda, lb 01 M to .02
Onions, Portuguese, lb 10
Green peppers, bell, lb 09 to .07
Green peppers, Chile, lb 06
Potatoes, Island, Irish lb. New 01 1-3 to .02
" sweet cwt 1. 00
Taro, wot land, cwt ..1.26
" bunch ...15
Tomatoes, lb 02 to .02 1-2
Green Peas, lb 05 to .08
Cucumbers, doz SO to .35
Alligator pears, doz 75 to 1.00
Bunanas, Chlnose bunch 20 to .50
" cooking, bunch 75 to 1.00
Breadfruit, doz 30 to .40
frigs, 10U 85 to 1.00
Grapes. Isabella, lb 10 to .11
Oranges, Hawaiian, (none In Mkt
Limes, 11)0 U0 to 1.00
Pineapples, ewt 80 to .90
Strawberries, lb 17 1-2 to .20
Watermelon, each 25 to .75
Polias, lb 10
Papuius, lb 01 3-4 to .02
Beef, cattle and sheep are not bought at live
weights. Tbey are taken by the meat companies!
dressed and puid for by weight, dressed.
Hogs, up to 150 lbs., 10 1-2 to .11
150 lbs., and over 02 to .101-2
Maindland bide market unsteady.
Steers, No. 1, lb 14 1-3
Steers, No. 2, lb 13 1-2
Kips, lb ltl-t
Sheep Skins, each 10 LO .30
G'.ut Skins, white, each 10 to .30 -
Beof, lb io to .11
Veul, lb 11 l .lg
Mutton, lb li to .18
Pork, lb 15to.lt
The following are quotations on feed I. . b
Corn, small yellow, ton 4l.00Jtott.00
Corn, lurge yellow, ton 41.00
Corn, cracked 41.50 to 42.50
Barley, ton 32.50 to 35.U0
Bran, ton 32.50 to 35.00
Seratcb food, ton 45.50 to 47.00
Outs, per ton .. 4 1.50 to 42.60
Wheat, ton, 48.00 to 50.00
Middlings, ton 41 U0
Hoy, Wheat, ton 23 (JO to 27.00
" alfalfa, ton 23 20
Alfalfa meal, ton 23.00
FARMING AND FARM PROGRESS
Things Being Done and Attempted in tbe Agricultural Field.
Many Beans In Kuiaha.
Some twenty or more of the KuK
aha farmers have planted from one to
five acres of the Kula red bean this
spring, and more would probably have
been planted except for scarcity of
seed, and the dissuasion of Prof.
Krauss, who urges conservation in
taking up this new crop in the dis
trict. The beans have started nicely
and if the season continues favorable
an excellent yield Is indicated.
Onion Price Low.
The division has secured the army
contract for 30,000 pounds of Island
onions to be delivered during the
month of May. The contract price of
two cents a pound is less than half
that received by the division from
the army for the same month last
Producers who have onions for sale
should get in communication with the
division as soon ns possible. The
onions to be furnished must be of a
good size and well cured. The onions
furnished by some of the producers
last year caused the division a great
deal of trouble through not being up
The condition of the onion market
in Honolulu is very weak and the
prospects for its improvemept In the
near future are not bright. Onions
sent to the coast have brought very
low prices due to an oversupply of
Eggs Getting Scarce.
During the past week eggs have
been getting scarcer and the price
has advanced. It is likely that the
Scrap of Paper Tonight
"A Scrap of Paper" given by Maui
amateurs for the benefit of the musi
cal fund of the Wailuku Union Church
will be presented at the Valley Isle
theatre this evening. The performance
is in three acts. Before the play nnd
during the intermissions, pictures will
be thrown on the screen. The per
formance promises to be a most in
The cast of characters Is: "Prosper
Corn-Hand," taken by T. Desmond Col
lins; "Baron Griswold," by Judge W.
A. McKay; "Mr. Bristol," a landed
proprietor and naturalist, by R. B.
Dodge; "Anatole," his ward, by Rich
ard Lilllco; "Baptiste," a servant of
Prosper, by F. A. Lufkin; "Louise
Griswold," wife of the Baron, by Mrs.
Louise C. Jones; "Miss Suzanna Rus
ael," her cousin, by Miss Alona E.
Whistler; "Matilda," Louise's sister,
by Mrs. Geo. Steele; "Miss Zenobie,"
a sister of Mr. Bristol, Is Miss Nancy
Daniel; Mrs. O. J. Whitehead is the
housekeeper, "Mrs. Dupont," while
Miss Ella Bal is "Pauline," the maid.
AUTO TRUCK AND FORD COLLIDE.
Ben Kaumeheiwa, a driver for J.he
Iao Stables, is under arrest on charge
of furious and heedless driving. His
trial which was set for Friday morn
ing, was continued till Monday. Kau
meheiwa, In charge of a heavy auto
truck loaded with mall, in attempting
to pass a Ford car driven by Saka
gawa, not far from McGregor's Land
ing, last Tuesday, collided with the
light vehicle, capsizing and badly
wrecking it, and slightly injuring the
ATTORNEY MURPHY WEDS.
Miss Olive Gibbs, a stenographer
in the law offices of L. Andrews, and
Eugene Murphy, attorney at Wailuku,
Maui, were quietly married at the
Young Hotel last Friday night, Rev.
David Cary Peters, pastor of the
Christian church, performing the cere
mony. Mr. and Mrs. Murphy will
make their home in Wailuku. Star
Bulletin. Mr. Murphy's marriage was a Bur
prise to most of his friends. He re
turned to Wailuku Saturday night,
and his bride will arrive next week.
A PLEASANT DANCE.
Mr. and Mrs. W. Leslie West enter
tained a few of their friends at their
home last Monday evening, with an
informal dance. Dainty refreshments
were served during the evening.
Those present were: Judge and Mrs.
W. A. McKay, Mr .and Mrs. A. C.
Warner, Mr. and Mrs. A. Martinsen,
Mr. and Mrs. Pharos, Mr. and Mrs. V.
A. Vetleten. Miss Edna Edings, Miss
Alona Whistler, Mr. Desmond Collins,
Mr. C. M. Ayers, and the host and
CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTING
J. K. Kahue, of Haiku, was given a
hearing yesterday morning before
District Magistrate Goodness, of Ma
kawao, on charge of "burglary in the
second degree with intent to comii.!t
rape." The man is charged with hav
ing broken into the home n? Manuel
Coelho, of Haiku, and made a felo
nious assault upon Mrs. I'oolho. He
was caught ty the husband who had
been lying In wait. Kahue was held
to answer an Indictment of the next
grand Jury. He is represented by
MURPHY-GIBBS In Honolulu, April
16, 1915, Eugene Murphy, of Wai
luku, Maul, and Miss Olive Giys of
Honolulu, Minister David Carey
Peters of the Christian church offi
ciating. MONSARRAT-MAGUIRE In Hilo,
Hawaii, April 19, 1915, Julian Mon
sarrat, manager of the Kapapala
Ranch, Kau, Hawaii, and Mrs.
Charles K. Maguire widow of the
late auditor of the county of Hawaii.
price will continue to advance as the
summer comes on. The wholesale
price is now 35 to 40 cents.
Provide Plenty of Water.
The poultry must have plenty of
water. A thirsty hen will lay no
esgs, and chicks deprived of water
will get sick.
Discard Roupy Fowls.
Often a roupy fowl. If it recovers. Is
liable to be attacked again. Fowls
that have had the roup should never
he used for breeding stock, as the
weakness is transmitted to the eff
Color of Eggs.
The eggs from fowls of the Amer
ican breeds Plymouth Rocks, Wyan
dot les, in their varieties, and Rhode
Island Reds nre sometimes quite a
dark brown, but the eggs from aver
age fowls of these breeds are not
deeply tinted, while practically all the
nonsittlng breeds Minorcas, Leg
horns, Spanish, .Polish, Hamburgs,
Houdans, etc., lay white eggs, though
occasionally some of these lay slightly
A limited market for cooking bana
nas exists in Honolulu. Most of this
variety is now shipped from the Kona
coast of Hawaii. It is likely that Maul
growers could get at least a portion of
this business, especially as shipping
facilities from here are better than
The Waiakoa postofflce has been
changed to the Kula Branch of the
Maul Dry Goods and Grocery Com
pany. An addition to the store has
been built and fitted up for the work.
Private boxes have been provided for
those who want them. Mr. Mathias
is striving in every way to give the
people of Kula the best possible post
office facilities, and Kula is happy to
day to have the best fourth-class post
offlce on the face of the earth.
Another building has been added to
the equipment of the Kula Sanitarium
Abundant rains have again put
water in the Kula pipe line. A week
or two of no water brings home to us
forcibly the need of adequate storage
for water. With proper storage and
rigid inspection to prevent waste
there need never be a "dry" day in
W. H. MEINECKE SUSPENDED.
In accordance with the recommen
dation of the games committee, the
Hawaiian branch of the Amateur Ath
letic Union yesterday suspended W.
H. Meinecke for two years, on ac
count of his conduct in the running
of the half mile at the A. A. U. meet.
Meinecke, who ran under the colors
of the McKinley track team, is al
lowed, however, to retain the medal
which he won in the mile walk, which
event followed .the half. Star-Bulletin.
ASKS ABOUT FORMER MAUI
Gus L. Williams, of Hunter, Neb
raska, writes to The Advertiser for
information respecting J. C. Long, at
one time luna nui at Makawao, Maui.
Mr. Long used to be known, says Mr.
Williams, as "Charlie Long." Mr.
Williams is a kamaaina.
Those Who Travel
Per sir. Claudine, April 20. T. Cei
secke, M. S. Jardin, H. W. Jennings,
Mrs. J. J. Abreu, J. R. Carreira, G.
Humphrey, J. Garcia, W. E. Dever
eaux, Mrs. D. P. Penhallow, Mr. and
Mrs. J. C. Rodrigues.
Per sir. Claudine, April 17. Miss
Lady Macfarlane, Mrs. Bruno, L. To
briner, Dan Carey. W. G. Woodworth,
H. G. Farnsworth, K. Alexander, J.
Mitchell, Mrs. W. S. Palmer, Mrs. Will
J. Cooper, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Sing,
Miss Driscoll, D. W. Driscoll, Mrs. W.
Peters, R. J. Baker.
Per str. Kilauea, April 19. II. B.
Penhallow, Mrs. A. Tripp, Miss A.
Wodehouso, Miss 1. Wodehouse, J. P.
Foster, C. S. Weight, Leong Quon San,
J. R. Bergstrom, R. J. Baker, W. II.
Field, F. Peacock, S. Miranda.
Per str Claudine, April 17. J. Gar
cia, James Akana, L. M. Fishel, S. P.
Baillou, Mrs. B. Wilkinson. George N.
Smythe, J. Nukui, Guy S. Goodcess,
S. E. Kalama, Mrs. Binno and 25 deck
Per str. Mauna Kea, April IS. Miss
I. Aiken, F. Feudeuherg, IX II. Bryne,
A. L .Case, Miss McDougall, 3. Llv
ington, C. R. Lindsay.
THE NEXT MAILS.
Mails are due from the following
points as follows:
San Francisco Per Matsonla, April
27; Siberia, April 30.
Yokohama Per Manchuria, April 27.
Australia Per Makara, April 30.
Vancouver Per Maknra, May 19.
Mails will depart for the lollowlng
points as follows:
San Francisco Per Manchuria, ila-
noa, April 2T.
Yokohama Per Siberia, April 39.
Australia Per Ventura, May 17.
Vancouver Per Maknra, April 30.
(Mails subject to correction on ar
rival of ships.)
MATSON NAVIGATION CO.
26$ Warkct Street, San Trancisco, California.
FREIGHT AND PASSENGER '
FRII MAY JUNE
Leave PUGBT eSOLiND Hawaiian Ulnnda Arrlre Vojr
8. P. Arrfva Leave Arrive Leave 8. P. No.
April 7 April 13 April 21 April 27 68
April 8 April 11 Apoil 17 April 26 May 5 May 13 86
April 10 April 18 April 24 May 2 . 122
April 13 April 20 April 27 May 4 IS
April 21 April 27 May 5 May 11 17
April 27 May 4 May 11 May 18 83
April 29 May 2 May 8 May 18 May 26 June 6 53
May 5 May 11 May 19 May 25 69
May 8 May 16 May 22 May 3O 123
May 11 May 18 May 25 June 1 16
1 1 vail es
May 20 May 23 May
June 10 June 13 June
PORT ALLtiN, KAANAPALI and
bustibles, and sails about every twcniy-cight day thereafter.
PORTS OF call;
S. S. Matsonia.. .
S. S. Wilhelmina
S. S. Manoa
S. S. Lurline
S. S. Hilonian....
S. S. Hyades
S. S. Enterprise.
tLurline Carries Livestock to Honolulu ami Kahului.
Indicates that steamer carries combustibles (no passengers),
f Indicates that steamer carries Livestock to Honolulu and Kahului.
SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
Sfime dable-JCahului Slailroad Co.
Daily Passenger Train Schedule (Except Sunday)
The following schedule went into effect June 4st, 1913.
A.. Wailuku.. L
5 23 3 2
L" Spreck. "A
a: eisTi"e :l
L" llama- "A
5 2 3 17
5 3 7
5 9 3 05
5 2 55
4 44 a 39
4 40 2 35
L- Haiku A
2 50 6 00
3 00 6 10,'
2 . 5 A..Puunene..L
1. All trains dally except Sundays.
2. A Special Train (Labor Train) will leave Wailuku daily, except Sunday
at 5:30 a. m., arriving at Kahului at 5:50 a. m., and connecting wltli
the 6:00 a. m. train for Puunene. . ,' &
3. BAGGAGE RATES: 150 pounds of personal baggage win be carried fre
of charge on each whole ticket, and 75 pounds on each half ticket, whe
baggage Is In charge of and on the same train as the holder of the ticket:
For excess baggage 25 cents per 100 pounds or part thereof will b
charged. . . . . . ;,'.v. ifiv
For Ticket Fares and other information see Local Passenger Tariff t. CT C
No. 8, or inquire at any of the Depots.
The Henry Waterhouse Trust-Co:; Ltd
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BUYS AND SELLS REAL ESTATE, STOCKS AND BQNDSl
WRITES FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
NEGOTIATES LOANS AND MORTGAGES.
A List of High Grade Securities Mailed on ApptleatIoiV::U: "si
May 25 June 2 June 8 18
29 June 7 June 16 June 24 87
June 1 June 8 June 15 84
June 8 June 15 June 22 70
June 13 Tune 19 June 27 124
June 15 June 22 Jnne 29 17
19 June 29 July 7 July 1? 54
June 22 June 30 July 6 19
June 29 July 6 July 13 85
July 6 July 14 July 20 71
- FRANCIS HANIFY Sile from 8ah
Francisco March 27, for HONOLULU
KAHULUI, with freight and com
To Honolulu and Hilo.
To Honolulu and Kahului.
To all Hawaiian Ports via
For Hilo direct. Carries Livestock
2 4 6 8 10
6 408 50J1 303 35 5 38
o 6 50 9 00 1 40 3 45 5 48
3-3 6 52 ...... 1 423 47
7 02 I 52 3 57
60 - (
v7 03...... 1 53 3 5a.
9.8 7 15 2 054 10
7 17 a 074 12
7 24 2 144 19
7 25 2 15 4 20
. 7 33 a 234 28
7 35 2 25 4 30
15-3 7 40 a 304 35...
6 223 15
6 123 05
5 P. O. BOX 346