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THE MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, JULY 21, 1916.
A. J. Wirtz, of Hackfeld & Company,
is a visitor on Maui this week.
C. D. I.ufkin of Wailuku, and F. N.
Lufkin of I-uhaina, were visitors In
Honolulu this week.
Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Smith of Hono
lulu wore arrivals on Maul by the Ma
tioa last Friday.
L. von Tempsky and his daughter
Miss von Tempsky, were visitors on
Hawaii last week .
Mrs. Caleb Burns, of 1'ala, and small
son have been visiting in Honolulu
during the past week.
A. W. Colltns of Paia, made a
short business trip to Honolulu last
Mrs. H. Lee Sauors of Haiku has
been the guest of Mrs. F. 0. Krauss at
V'kelele returning last Monday.
Pr. Le Apsley is the guest of the
Mrs. H. R. Hitohrork of Molokai, re.
turned liist week from a visit with
friends on the mainlar. I .
Mrs. E. Faon Bishop and Mrs. Kle
bnhn of Honolulu are with Mrs. C. B.
Cooper, at the Castle mountnin place.
Frank E. Howes, of the von Hamm.
Young Company, Honolulu, is visiting
friends on Maui for a few days.
Mr. and Mrs-. Will'nm Rodman Fay,
of Boston ,arr spending a few days on
Maui . They left yesterday morning
for the ascent of Haleakala.
II. r. Tenhnllow of Wailukii,
passenger to Honolulu last
Slit will he the house guest of
Mi s. Arthur Wall..
Miss Muriel Duncan left on the last
Tuesday for a several months visit in
J. J. Walsh, of Kahulul, returned
on Tuesday from Honolulu where he
went to see his wife and daughter de
part for a vrsit on the Coast .
Mrs. A. B. Hv.vfll of Kuiaha, and her
daughter Mrs. Kiskell, returned on
Saturday from a visit to Hawaii,
where they visited the volcano.
Miss Malone and Miss Alice Knapp,
of Honolulu are spending a short vac
ation at the Chester Livingston bunga
low, Kuiaha. ,
Thomas G. Thrum, of Honolulu,
arrived on Maui by the Claudine on
Tuesday of this week and is engaged
in looking nn a number of old heiaus
on central Maul.
Ma.ior Raymond, U. S. A. engineer,
and Richard Quinn, civil engineer, of
Ihe army department are on Maui this
week looking into the matter of har
bor improvements at Kahulul.
Mrs. Carlton C. James and two
daughters arrived last Tuesday to
spend the vacation months at their
Kuiaha homestead. Mr. James will
join them later.
J. D. Dole, president of the Haw
aiian Pineapple Company, and a pro.
minent director of the Haiku Fruitft
Packing Company was a visitor at the
Maui plant last Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Bowen,
of Tukoo, Molokai, left for the coast
by the Mar oa this week for an extend
ed trip. It is possible that they may
dec'de to remain on the mainland.
Mrs. H. Cooding Field arrived fqpm
Honolulu ri Tuesday to join her hus
band who i-i in charge of the Maui Ho
tel during 'he absence on the coast of
Manager V. H. Field.
Mrs. Rotors, head nurse at the Paia
Hospital contemplates taking a much
needed resf. She will shortly leave for
Honolulu :nd after a visit there will
leave for Hew York to be gone for a
year or more.
Mrs. W. E. Beckwith, of Cleveland,
Ohio, but formerly a resident of Maui,
arrived last, week and has been the
guest of Mrs. Millie B. Hair of Kama
kuapoko, ?md of Mr. and Mrs. Worth
Aiken, of Makawao. Mrs. Beckwith
has not beon back for 12 years.
Mrs. C. B. Cooper and children, of
Honolulu are among the many now
"do'ng" the crater. They returned by
way of the wonderful Koolau ditch
trail last Friday. They are vacation
ing at the Cattle place on the mount,
Misses Couch, Margaret and Mary
Lindsay, Dorothy and Margaret Hair,
Messrs.Earle Bartlett, Sanford Walk
er, Edward Hair and Crook left last
Thursday to make the crater trip and
wlil return tomorrow by way of the
The little vacation of Rev .and Mrs.
W. B. Coale, of Lahaina, who were
spending a week at Kula, was marred
by the illncs3 of Mrs. Coale wh'ch nec
essitated her being taken to the
Paia hospital where she is now much
J. Abadie, proprietor of the Hono
lulu French Laundry, returned home
on Wednesday after spending a short
vacation on Maul. During his visit,
Mr. Abadie veiled several of his
agents on Maui and made a number
of changes in the handl'ng of his
business on this Island.
Thomas A. Watson, one of the
lead'jig officials of the Bell Telephone
Company, and a close associate of Al
exander Graham Bell, the inventor of
the telephone, accompanied by his
wLfe and two daughters arrived on
Maui by the Mauna Kea, on Wednes
day, arwl they are taking in the
sights of the Valley Isle. They are
making the mountain trip at the pre
A meeting of the Industrial Accid
ent Board is to be held Saturday after
noon at I o'clock.
Scaled tenders have been called for
for the construction of a concrete
bridge across the Olowalu stream.
Christopher Cockett, sergeant of
Company I. 3rd Infantry. N. G. H., has
been appo'nted 2nd lieutenant.
The partial accounts of A. N. Hay
selden, as guardian of E. C. Robinson,
an insane person, were" approved by
Judge Filings, yesterday.
The organ of the Paia church which
has been In process of Installation in
the Kahulul Union Church, for sever
al we'ks, is now in place and will be
reay for use within a short time ..
M. Wada was granted a divorce
from her husband J. Wada on grounds
of non-support by Judge Edings In
chambers yesterday. The parties to
the suit live In Puunene.
Mary Dolores G. Ah lTgha was yes
terday d'vorced from her husband Ah
lTghn by decree of Judge Edings, on
grounds of non-support. The woman
Is Spanish and the man is. a Korean.
The supervisors at their closing
session last Saturday, authorized the
calling for tenders for the construct
ion of a 2-room teachers cottage at
Lahaina. The bids are to be opened
on August 11 at 10 A. M.
Dr. J. H. Raymond, who has been
on ihe mainland for some weeks, dur
ing which time he attended the Dem
ocratic convention in St. Louis, was a
returning passenger by the Matsonia
Linda Miranda was yesterday grant
ed a divorce from her husband Salv
ador Miranda on grounds of desertion.
The parties live in Lahaina. The
court also allowed the, sum of 1 8 per
month alimony, and $40 for the plain
tiff's attorney fees .
A fishing party composed of H. Good
ing Field, G. P. Wilder, William Rod
man Fay, of Boston, and possibly
Judge Edings are preparing to try
out the fishing around Moloklnl to
morrow and Sunday. They will use a
"sled", which is a device much in use
by Catalina anglers for carrying the
line at a distance from the boat ,
Takahashl, a Japanese employee of
the Maui Pineapple Company was bad
ly hurt some days ago when he dived
from the high trestle spanning Wa1'
kinu gulch in order to escape a car
which was descending. He sustained
severe injuries to his head and body,
and for a while it was thought that
he would not survive. He is now be
lieved To be out of danger.
Appropriations for the Kula sani
tarium amounting to $5600 for the
next 6 months were made by the sup
ervisors last Saturday. They Include.
$3000 for changes in county ward:
fences for lower lot, $340; wagon and
tool shed, $200; addition to doctor's
house, $950; electric light system,
$810; and new instruments an appli
A meeting of the democratic terri
torial executive committee has been
called for July 31, in Honolulu, for the
purpose of framing a platform for the
coming campaign, and reorganizing
the committee . It is believed that a
strong fight will be made against
Governor Pinkham, most of the mem
bers of the commUtee being of the
McCandless wing of the party. j
In order that the business men of
Maui may have the opportunity of dis
cussing the needs of Maul, and ex
changing ideas in an informal way, It ,
is probable that a number of smoker ;
dinners will be given during the next j
few months. The first will probably
be held in about a week or ten days. I
H. W. Rice, E. R. Bevins, and H. B. !
Penhallow have been named as a com-'
mittee to arrange for the affair . j
On the grounds that the plaintiff
had not made answer to the demurrer :
of the defendant within the time al- j
lowed by law, Judge Edings yesterday
000 damage suit of A. J. de Souza, vs,
W. H. Field . A mot'on by the defend
ant to dismiss the action will he heard i
next Thursday, which it is believed
will be granted ,ns a matter of form.
The suit was instituted some weeks
ago on grounds of alleged libel .
The engagement was announced
last week of Miss Pt-arl Lydia McCar
thy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. J.
McCarthy of Honolulu ,to Frank W.
Burns, of Hamakuapoko. Miss McCar
thy was on of the popular teachers
of the Maui High school last term.
Mr. Burns is a civil engineer connect
ed with the H. C. & S. Company. Fol
lowing the wedding, which will take
place late in the winter, the young
P oplo will
Marin Fereira, aged 17, of Puunene, i
was adjudged a delinquent child in j
the juvenile court, yesterday, and :
committed by Judge Edings to the in- i
dustrial school in Honolulu until she
she 's 18 years old. The parents of .
the girl claim to be unable to control
her. There is also some question as
to her sanity, which will be probably .
settled before she is released from ;
the reformatory. She will be taken to :
Honolulu tomorrow in custody of Mrs. j
Palea, the police matron .
change in adopted material. Unless supervisors come to terms,
will he held up for 6 months .
Kekaha Sugar Plantation offers territory $200,000 for 40
where hig sugar mill is located. Leased originally by Knudsen
Patent has 4 years more to run, but corporation wishes to enlare
v m. ll. Loale, foremost living American actor, is here for
ure. Is charmed with city .
1'ive soldiers in a small boat .members of engineer corps at Fort
ii.w ier, may nave pensiiea . eie a riven out to sea while returning
jiom survey. Iaval tug A'avajo and lighthouse tendlpr Columbine are
out making search for them. Officers at Fort Shaftcr had abandoned
hope last night.
l?....i.i: ii . i , . . . .
,.ui,"1"" rany nrougnt out large crowd to hear speeches . Pro
7 ,Y lKT taiks ot support which Roosevelt has thrown to Hughes
......v. r,,..-, uijje'ucucr narmony Here. Kuhio raps criticism witli-
i "' c,tVJ: , ';elcSatc endorsed by Steven Desha of Hilo.
WASHINGTON, .July 19 Guardsmtli clash with Greasers
..i-.Aicdii nnes. ftiintiam.cn behave well under fire and drive off
ATLANTA, July 19 Floods claim many victims and much prop
erty Great areas of both North and South Carolina devastated by water,
ana 6 deaths are known to have occurred. Entire town reiwrted to
named to fill
to town during
go to housekeeping on
TELEGRAPH NEWS OF THE WEEK
niainlaixh-rs go crazy over Hawaii.
Coast report is of $700,000 hotel for Honolulu. A San Francisco
paper tells of a project of building to haw 1000 rooms.
HONOLULU, .lu'y 19 --Kahsukua Avenue improvements have
another set-back. Territorial J loicT Company and Guardian Trust
Company protest against so-called "squegee" surfacing . They demand
lave been destroyed. Thousands homelpss
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11(Illit rial nt-Wl rt1.rti-stil .1 4 ! 1.. . t .
Vt Vr i'luius tnmciy uui 01 commission.
"ALT! MORE, July 19 Submarine Deutchland is ready to
v ill carry important mail ltack to Germany.
iwimx, juiy vj Dr. Akea thinks end of war is far off,
i t.ice advocate says t.erman spirit is courageous
wirmi a n t i ,-v . . . n
J"'' iy japan celebrates Kussian agreement with
...i i ijiuciii araue anu spe enmaktng.
SAN FRANCISCO, Julyl9 Congressman Steven
.iuinc or lieutenant-governor of California .
Longshoremen vote to continue strike. San Francisco,
and San Diego stand alone.
1IOAOJ.ULU, July 19 Real
J'.V i tenate today did notable piece of
. orkin adopting an enlarged program for naval expansion and con
Mruction. It provides for construction within 3 years of 157 war ves
sels of all classes. Also provides for construction next year of '
,1VJ , uuuvis . oenaior i neian 01 caiuornia m-
i ii-ted that in naval and military matters the Pacific and Pacific coast
states nave always been slighted. Senator Clapp of Minnesota, oppos
ed building program.
PAIJK T.,1 1Q r I. . . , . . ..
. juV iu ui-iiuaii.i mtiic gains ;iouay on rreijeh .Ine
south of Somme in vicinity of I'.iaches. Several attempts to capture
id iwuisonciie laueu wnn neavy losses tor Germans . President Poin
caire and Roques visited the Meuse today and also the Somme line.
LONDON, July 18 British on west front today made substantial
pi ogress on tront ot 1UUU yards wide north of Ovilliers.
CHICAGO.July 18 H. J. Mclntyre, negro fanatic barricaded him
idf and wife in his home here today and opened fire on crowd. Re
turned in death ot 4. bhot policeman, and a neighbor woman before
police succeeded in dynamiting his house and killing him. Police
held at bay over an hour. More than 100 shots exchanged .
i r"TlT T TT 11 T..1-. 10 C. , ti i .
iivviyjji-,u, juiy 10 cuuan attacKs .rresiaent. .next ot jur
ist s letter is here. sugar trust blamed. Virulent attack on Lan
iind uregory . President assailed in astonishing terms. Promise of
ivt,i:i rc . t i i . t. .
lucuadi ujijis uniccis gumg on norutr amy. iine uahu army
uociors oroerea to sail on nrst transport to the coast
Militia on border suffer from climate . Many changes are result
Nuuanu valley dam pronounced sound
G. O. P. platform demands military training and drill for students
over 14 years of age. Preparedness plank and woman suffrage not
opposed on floor.
HONOLULU, July 18 Mrs. Verne Lattimore, young widow will
be chaperone on Great Northern next trip. Duty to prevent spooning.
National guard is separated from militia. War department draws
sharp lire between branches. Orders define status of all citizen sold
iers. Orders made necessary by action of authorities in several states.
democrats take steps to frame a platform . Chairman Pacheco
( alls meeting of territorial central committee for this purjxise . " Appeal
jo ne maoe to popular sentiment, rinknam may be attacked and repud
iated by henchmen of McCandless.
Republicans meet and record their political beliefs. Geo. W. Smith
acts as chairman of body. Calls upon faithful of Hawaii to endorse
..ational parly, lock, stock and barrel. Emil Berndt chosen chairman
oi new central committee last night.
J. L,or allach, part Hindu medicine man, who was here several
years ago, is to return . Will ask legislature to give him full charge
oi ftioioKai settlement.
LONDON, July 18 Tremendous British gain made in France
Thousands of Germans and large quantities of materials catrtui'ed
hue Allies drive great salient into lines of teutons in wiest, Russians
are sweeping von Linsingern and von Bothmar further back . Fierce
fighting in all quarters. Infantry charges of Allies terrific.
WASHINGTON, July 18 British aim fresh blow at American
merchants. 70 or 80 business firms or individuals in U. S. are to be put
on trading with enemy black-list. Washington will await details before
acting. State department officials frankly puzzled. Believed diplo
matic exchanges are to follow England's move .
SAN FRANCISCO, July 18 San Pedro strikers hold out. Ship
ping troubles seem complex.
NEW YORK, July 18 Master of trading ship says Gulf Stream
has carried tropical fish into the north. May account for attacks of
sharks on Atlantic resorts .
CHIHUAHUA, July 18 Mexican generals admit Villistas eluded
them and are moving towards border .
TOKIO. July 18 Navy secrets of Japan have been stolen. Rear
Admiral Sato is making 'rigid investigation into mysterious circumstan
ces in disappearanse of most important documents of navy depart"
Germans are trading with Japanese firms. All German medical
slock and drugs are bought in Japan.
BERLIN, July 17 From the River Somme to the sea on the
west and along most of tbe eastern line from Riga to the Carpathians
there is heavy fighting. On the western front the artillery fighting is
i rtMS, juiy 1 Another contingent ot Kussians tor service
t"i' vA'st front disembarked at Brest. Germans today made an
l.uk southeast of Nomeny and Lorraine but were repulsed. West
i'leury, trench are making progress.
LONDON, July 17 German second line northwest of Bazentin le
; Vtit, captured by British. Positions also taken as well as remaining
German holds at Ovillers and la Boiselle. Kaiser is rejorted to be on
1 hlROGKAD, July 17 Russian successes on lower Lipa
lontiiuie. In Volhynia sector Russians have taken 13,000 more
ASHEVILLE, N. C. July 17 Nine deaths in flood now chronicled.
.' women found miraculously alive in trte top. River is now falling.
HONOLULU, July 17 Dove of peace roosting over G. O. P.
conclave. Dropping of Filipino plank eliminates only good battle in
1 -rosiHfct. Emil A. Berndt picked for party chairman. Geo. G. Smith
permaivent chairman. May close tonight. Suffrage plank of 1912
lor G. O. P. platform. Special committee divides and compromises on
home-rule theory. Harry Baldwin of Maui makes strong speech
against proposed plank. Is strongly upheld by Dr. Goodhue of Kona.
Also Dssha of Hilo and Thompson of Oahu.
New machinery to be ordered for Honolulu Iron Works.
NEW YORK. July 17 14 deaths ; 95 new cases,
HONOLULU, July 17 Court Lunalilo celebrated its 37th anni
versary last Saturday. 300 members pi'esent.
HONOLULU, July 17 Republican leaders to open big convention
today. Will be called to order by William Thompson at 9 o'clock.
Delegates expect session to be short.
Tokio church calls Dr. Doremus Scudder. Offers him pastorate
union church there. Japanese of city thinks lie will accept. "He is
at present in California.
WASHINGTON, July 17 United States is now ready for clash
on border. Has 155,000 regulars, militia, and reserves on border
War department issues orders directing state authorities to wait addit
ional materials before sending more men .
LONDON, July 17 Struggle east and west fronts swings to and
fro. Dense fogs south of the Somme aids Teuton forces to batter
way through trenches to French at Eiache but French drive them out.
No news received from Carpathians. Baiburt falls to Russians after
a hard campaign.
ASHV1LLE, N. C. July 17 5 lives lost here by rapid rise of the
French P.road river. Estimated damage $5,000,000 and end not in
sight. Three dams gave way. Vanderbilt home at Biltmore near here
is ruined. Railroad and telegraph systems in western part of state
completely tlcmoralized. Several trains marooned.
TOKIO, July 17 Dr. Sun Yet Sen receives pardon. New pardon
issues edict announcing government's change of policy. Japan's trade
with China is expanding. Merchants of both countries getting busy.
LOS ANGELES, July 17 Congressman Stevens .visiting here
had a long conference with Governor Johnson yesterday, but would not
disclose results. '
SAN DIEGO, July 17 Nuns flee from Mexico. Naval collier
lasosi arrives yesterday with 10 on board from Immaculate Heart con
vent in Mazatfan. Refugees said they left country because of intense
feeling against Spaniards .
LONDON, July 17 Ten British trawlers sunk in past 3 days.
NEW YORK, July 17 Officials think that epidemic of infantile
paralysis is checked. Prospects brighter than for some weeks.
LONDON, July 16 British win more ground from enemy near
j'omme. Berlin officially announces more loss suffered by Trutons
in west fighting, but says the Russian drive has been stemmed . Strug
gle at east front still desperate. Russia says Grussiloff is reported ga
thering vast numbers of men and munitions to hurl against the
stubborn German lines .
Quick Work Is Made
Of Party Platform
(continued from page 1.)
At the name time the platform Is "un
alterably opposed" to a government
owned or operated merchant marine.
Withuot going Into details in any
sense, a revision of the charter of the
city and county of Honolulu is pledg
ed, as is also the enactment of amend
ment -to other county charters that
may be asked for by county legislative
Remuneration to territorial prison
ers for labor, and parole of prisoners
on the basis of the federal parole law,
Harbor improvements for all the
Islands is urged, including the west
breakwater for Kahulul harbor (for
which a federal appropriation of $250,
000 is already believed to have been
made) and for a wharf at Lahaina..
A homestead bureau of the land de
partment Is urged, as is also a federal
tariff on coffee in the interest of the
small farmer of Hawaii . The delegate
to congress Is pledged to work for
the change in the organic act by which
it will be possible to break up the terr
lory's pastoral lands into areas of
not more than 200 acres for small ran
ches. It declares the present methods
of leasing this land constitute a "con
sistent monopoly" by a few corporations.
"We favor the levy, collection and
the distribution of taxes by the City
and County of Honolulu and by all of
the counties of the territory", ls'the
burden of the plank on this subject,
but the candidates are pledged only to
"the careful and economical expendi
ture of public funds, together with
business-like conservation of the
same through provision for well con
sidered permanent improvements.
Tax Rate Revision
A tax rate revision is urged and the
appointment of a board of equalizat
ion for each county .
Frontage Tax For Honolulu
The frontage tax principle for
street paving and sewer construction
for Honolulu is again confirmed.
Urging preparedness as a national
and territorial principle and recom
mending that the next legislature en
act a law requiring that all boys over
14 in all the schools of the territory re
ceive military drill and instruction,
the convention passed a plank that
threatened to cause trouble but did
n't. H. A. Baldwin ,of Maui was re
sponsible for the train'ng idea in all
schools, public and private, and he
would have liked an amendment re
quiring military training for all males
between 18 and 48 years of age. This
amendment, however was not pressed.
Education And Correction
Theplatform pledges ample support
to the public schools, and addition to
the facilities of the industrial schools,
and money to construct and maintain
a suitable juvenile detention home.
The platform declares for financial
aid from the territory towards mainte
nance of various public sanitariums
for treatment of tuberculosis in the
various counties. It also opposes any
suggestion of establishing a national
leprosarium in the territory. This
last clause was vigorously opposed
by Dr. E. S. Goodhue of Kona.
A military belt road around Oahu;
a uniform form of fire insurance pol
icy, and regulation of rates; better
system of public accounting; adequate
support to promotion work, and for
plant and animal quarantine service;
continued adherence to the present
liquor laws, and citizens labor law;
the amending of the workmens' comp
ensation law along lines suggested by
the several industrial accident boards;
a free sewer and garbage system for
Honolulu; and federal development of
local fisheries, were the other planks
in the completed platform.
It's the uniform unva
rying heat of a good oil
stove, and the perfect
control, that keeps the
juices in that pre
serves the savory
goodness of the meat
and gives that even
brownness all over.
a cleaner, cooler
kitchen, and less
All th convenience of
gas. Cooks everything
ny wood or coal rang
will cook, but Aoepa
your kitchen cool
The long blue chim
neys do away with all
smoke and smell. In 1,
2, 3 and 4-burner sizes,
ovens separate. Also
cabinet models with
Pireless Cooking Ov
ens. Ask your dealer