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THE MAUI NEWS, SATURDAY, JUNE 19, 1915.
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LOSS. BUT YOU CAN'T HAVE VALUABLE PAPERS INSURED AND
OFTEN TIMES THEY ARE WORTH MORE TO YOU THAN ALL OP THP
CONTENTS OF-YOUR HOME.
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FECT SAFETY TO YOUR VALUABLE PAPERS INSURANCE POLICIES,
x DEEDS, MORTGACES, ETC., AND YOU WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THEM
BY AN INDIVIDUAL KEY.
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THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK
C. H. Cook, President
Importers & Dealers
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THE SAME TIME GIVING OUR EMPLOY
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JOYMENT. THE STORE WILL BE OPEN
DAILY, EXCEPT SUNDAY
6:30 a. m. to 11:15 p. m.
Sunday, 8 a. m. to 12 m.; 5 p. m. to 8:30
MAUI PATRONS ARE INVITED TO CALL,
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FORT STREET, half-way between Hotel and Beretanla Sts., Ewa side.
C. D. Lufkin, Cahler
FARMING AND FARM PROGRESS
Things Being Done and Attempted in the Agricultural Held.
Calico Beans in
Big Demand Now
Maui Onions Still Glut Market In
quiries for Roselles To Much
A. T. Longley In hia weekly market
"Egg prices steady, demand good.
Hogs getting scarcer and prices ad
vancing. Red sweet potatoes in de
mand, very little sale lor white var
ieties. Island onions still plentiful,
demand poor. There are still large
quantities on Maui to be sold.
"Calico beans are bringing the best
price for some time 4 cents. Pro
ducers having sound beans for sale
should notify the Marketing Division.
Fat poultry Is in demand. Turkeys
are especially wanted.
"Pohas are arriving in large quan
tities now and unless the consumption
increases in the near future producers
will have to cut down shipments.
"Several mainland firms have been
enquiring about the roselle for mak
ing jams and jellies. It is hoped that
Opera By Amateurs
Was Great Success
Hard Work Brought Reward In Sub
stantial Way Hight School Closing
Exercises Next Friday. Debate Part
HAMAKUAPOKO, June 18. On
Saturday evening at the Community
House, Paia, the comic opera, "The
Mikado," was presented by local tal
ent. There was a very large attend
ance. This opera was drilled by Har
ry W. Baldwin, to whose tireless ef
fort the success of the evening was
due. The proceeds were for the ben
efit of the Community House and over
$400 was taken in. On account of a
popular demand the opera was re
peated at Wailuku, at the Valley Isle
Theatre, on Wednesday, June 16, and
was well received.
The following were in the cast:
Mikado of Japan H. D. Sloggett
Nanki-Poo, his son.... David Rattray
Ko-Ko, Lord High Executioner. . .
D. C. Lindi av
Pooh-Bah, Lord High Everything
Else H. W. Bpidwin
Pish Tush Donald Brown
Yum um Mrs. L. C. Jones
Pitti-Sing iss Alice Bond
Peep-Bo Mrs. Steel
Katisba -. Miss Drinkle
Slush-Wush, private secretary....
Worth O. Aiken
Chorus: Messrs. Eowdish, Beeman,
Aiken, Sloggett, Lufkin, Duke, Brown,
Sauers. Mesdames Bowdish, Foster,
Cameron, Murdoch, Sloggett, Nicoll,
Misses Kerr, Fleming, Collins, Cooper,
von Tempsky, Baldwin, Villiers, Rich
ardson, Vanderhoof, Elliott, Malloy,
Guards: Messrs. Bowdish, Becman,
Chorus of girls from Maunaolu
Closing Exercises Next Friday.
Next Friday there will be a program
at the Maui High School for the clos
ing exercises of the school year. The
school closes at 12 o'clock on Friday,
June 25th. The program is to consist
of special music and also a debate
between the Junior and Sophomore
classes. The subject of the debate
Is as follows:
Resolved, that ambition has wrought
more harm than good to mankind.
Affirmative, Sophomore. Ciayton
Sauers, Constance Rose. Negative,
Junior. Annie Walker, Alice Walker.
In addition to the debate there will
be one or two essays by pupils from
the eighth grade and recitations by
representatives of the other classes.
The musical numbers that are being
arranged for this occasion are as fol
lows: "Old Plantation," "Star Spang
led Banner," "Maui High School," and
by the primary room, "A Family Drum
Corps." There will also be two selec
itons by the High School orchestra.
The exercises are to begin at 10.00
Last Sunday, June 13, was observed
as Children's Sunday by the Makawao
Union Church, Paia. There were in
teresting exercises by the children fol
lowed by a short sermon by the pus
tor. BROTHER FRANK TO MAINLAND.
Brother Frank, of St. Anthony's
School for Boys, together with the
other brothers of the faculty, will
leave this evening for Honolulu for
the annual retreat of the brotherhood
of the Islands. Following this, Bro
ther Frank will go east to Baltimore,
his former home, where ne will visit
his mother for a short time before re
turning for the fall term of school.
June 11. Shavier Pestana, 20 years,
to Agnes Alves, 16 years, both Portu
guese, of Puunene. Ceremony perform
ed by Father Ambrosio.
June 12. Len Hee, 35 years, Chi
nese, to Minnie Paahao Kaia, 19
years, Hawaiian, both of Wailuku. Ce
remony performed by Father Justin.
June 16. Kengo Okamoto, 26 years,
to Mitorl Noda, 19 years, both Japa
nese, of Wailuku. Ceremoney per
formed by Rev. Sugemoto.
Fine Pineapple Crop
At Honolua Ranch
While the pineapple fields of the
Haiku section are showing the serious
damage suffered through the severe
soakinK of the plant, roots labt year,
in pmall fruits and yellowing plants,
the Honolua Ranch, on West Maui is
putting up a pack of as fine fruit as
was ever grown in the Territory. This
district escaped any Bcrious damage
from last year's wet weather, and the
fields are in excellent condition. The
Ranch cannery expects to pack about
10,000 cases before the end of July.
This is the second year the plant has
been in operation. Manager D. T.
Fleming reports that the crop is about
two weeks earlier than last year, duo
to unusually favorable ripening weath
er. sonic of these firms will buy roselle
iirllawaii next season.
"The ofllce of the division has been
moved to permanent quarters on Mau
nakea street. This will give more
space in the salesroom.
"Arrangements are being made for
large shipments of fresh pinearrles to
the mainland after the first of July.
Large quantities of crates and excel
sior have just been received.
Interesting Exercises Mark Closing of
Eighty-Fourth Year of Famous In
stitution Those Who Received Di
plomas. Probably 300 visitors attended the
closing exercises at Lahainaluna
school last Friday, and sat down to
the bounteous luau that followed the
graduation program in the assembly
hall, and later enjoyed a little after
noon dancing, when the tables had
been cleared away. The entire affair
was one of the most pleasing in the
whole eighty-four years that the insti
tution has been In existence.
Rev. A. Craig Bowdish and Rev. E.
S. Timoteo addressed the graduating
class, and Principal C. A. MacDonald
then distributed the diplomas to the
twelve young men who had earned
them by faithful work. These are as
Wm. Laeha, Henry Keomalu, Abra
ham Kamahoahoa, Kaname Nlshimu
ra, Frederick S. Isote, John Llmabal,
Alfonso Sabarez, Nelson Snlfien, Ala
na Apana, Wilfred Richardson, Ahina
Those Who Travel
Per str. Mauna Kea, June 16. H.
B. Pogue, S. Barker, J. W. Olesen,
Misses Hansen (2), Leon Quonsan,
Miss McCubbin, Chas. Cay and wife,
Misses Gay (2), C. Baldwin, T. Davi
son, M. Troodly, Mrs. Rogers.
Per str. Claudine, June 12. Ing
Mun, Ah Sue, Mrs. Ah Pong, Ah Kim,
C. Ferre'ira, C. J. Swindell, 11. K. Ino
da, H. M. Wells, E. Geisecke, Mrs. A.
B. Watson, Mrs. Watson, L. Apana,
Yoshl, T. Yamanaka, T. Y. Ohina, Miss
C. Thompson, Rev. T. Okuhura, Jas
Waikoloa, Jim Pohino, D. B. Machon
achie, W. O. Smith, Mrs. F. Aki, Jr.,
Ed. Brown, K. Kauhln, John Joe, Joe
Donis, P. Harrison.
Per str. Mauna Kea, June 11. H. M.
Roberts, E. II. Brown, Mrs. Temploton
Crocker, Mrs. R. Ivers, W. F. Dilling
ham and wife, Dr. J. H. Raymond,
Wm. Walsh, Mrs. J. Garcia, J. Medei
ros, H. Tanaka, Mrs. Kaluakini, J. E.
Gannon, Mrs. George Gibb.
Per str. Mauna Kea, June 11. II.
Rice and wife, A. H. Rice, II. Scott,
Templeton Crocker, Miss M. Newhall,
Father Maxlmin, Brother Matterne,
W. Pflueger, C. Henoch, Miss I. Max
well, Miss II. Maxwell, Ray Irwin,
Charles Gay and wife.
THE NEXT MAILS.
Mails are due from the following
points as follows:
San Franciscti Per Matsonia, Junp
22: Shinyo Mam, June 25.
Yokohama Per Siberia, June 22.
Australia Per Makura, July 14.
Mails will leave for tho following
points as follows:
San Francisco Per Manoa, Juno 22;
Siberia, June 22.
Yokohama Per Shinyo Maru, June 25.
Australia Per Makura, July It.
Vancouver Per Makura, June 25.
(Mails subject to correction on ar
rival of ships.)
BIG SUGAR CARGO FROM HANA.
The schooner Honoipu got away for
the Coast on Tuesday with 16,507 bags
of Hana sugar the larked single
shipment ever taken from tho Kaele
ku Sugar Company's mill. The De
fender, which left San Francisco on
the second, is expected daily at Hana
to take out another consignment.
A Roland for an Oliver.
Manager I say, can we pet any
thing like a real doctor fn this jay
town to attend a tick actor?
Village Inhabitant Sure. Just go
to that corner grocery. You'll find a
man there who's all right at curing
Honolulu Wholesale Produce
ISSUED BY THE TERRITORIAL
June 14, 1915.
BUTTER AND EGGS.
Eggs scarce, demand good.
Island tub butter, tt 29 to .P.O
Fresh Island eggs, doz 38
Ouck eggs, doz H
Demand good for fat young poultrv.
Broilers, lb 2 to 3 lbs 35 to .38
Young roosters, b 32k to .35
Hens, good condition, lb 25
Turkeys, lb 35
Ducks, Muscovy, lb 25 to .30
Ducks, Pekln, tt 25 to .30
Ducks, Hawaiian, doz 5.10
VEGETABLES AND. PRODUCE.
Beans, string, green lb 02 to .024
Beans, string, wax, tb 02 to .03
Beans, Lima in pod, lb 03
Maul Red (none In market).
Calico, cwt 4.00
Small white, cwt 5.00
Peas, dried, cwt 3.7r
Beets, doz bunches ,..3f
Carrots, doz. bunches 4(
Cabbage, bag 1.25
Corn, sweet, 100 ears .1.50 to 2.00
Corn, Haw. small yellow (none).
Corn, Haw. large yellow (none).
Peanuts, small, lb 05V1
Peanuts, large, lb 04
Onions, Bermuda, lb 01 to .02
Onions, Portuguese (none in market).
Green peppers, Bell, lb 05
Green peppers, Chill, lb 04
Potatoes, Isl. Irish, lb 02 to .02
Potatoes, Sweet, cwt 85 to 1.00
Taro, wet land, cwt 1.25
Taro, bunch 15
Tomatoes, lb 02 to .02
Peas, green, lb 08 to .10
Cucumbers, doz 20 to .35
Pumpkins, lb 01 to .01
Alligator pears, doz 25 to 1.00
Bananas, Chinese, bunch 20 to .50
Bananas, Cooking, bunch 75 to 1 00
Breadfruit, doz (none in market).
Figs, 100 85
Grapes, Isabella, lb n
Oranges, Hawaiian, 100... .75 to 1.00
Limes, scarce, 100 ...75 to 1.00
Pineapples, cwt 75
Strawberries, 11)., 10'to 15
Watermelons, each 50 to 1.00
Pohas, lb 08 to .10
Papaias, lb 01 to .014
Canteloupes, doz 1.00. to 1.75
Waterlemons, 100 75
Beef, cattle and sheep are not
bought at live weight. They are taken
by the meat companies dressed and
paid for by weight dressed.
Hogs, up to 150 lbs 11
Hogs, 150 lbs. and over, lb 11
DRESSED MEATS. '
Beef, lb 11 to .12
Veal, lb 12 to .13
Mutton, tb 11 to .12
I'ork, lb 15 to .18
HIDES, Wet Salted.
Steer, No. 1, tb 14
Steer, No. 2, lb... 13
Sheep sinks, eaclu 10 to .20
Goat skins, white, each 10 to .30
Kips, lb ui,
The following are quotations on
feed f.o.b. Honolulu:
Corn, small yellow, ton 41.00 to 42.00
Corn, large yellow, ton.. .40.50 to 41.00
Corn, cracked, ton 41.50 to 42 00
Barley, ton 32.00 to 32 50
Bran, ton 31.00 to 32.00
Scratch food, ton 45.00
Oats, ton 40.00 to 41.00
Wheat, ton 46.00 to 4S.00
Middlings, ton 38.00 to 39.00
Hay, wheat, ton 24.00 to 28.00
Hay, alfalfa, ton 23.00
Alfalfa meal, ton 23.50
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Stated meetings will be held at
Masonic Ila!!, Kahului, on the first
Saturday niyht of each month at
7:30 P. M. .
Visiting brethren are cordially in
vited to attend.
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Regular meetings will be held at the
Knights of Pythias Hall, WailuLu, on the
second and iourth Saturdays of each
All visiting members are Cordially in
vited to attend
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