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THE MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 29, 1916.
Monopoly In Water
Power Rights Grows
Forestry Service Shows Development
Of Industry In All Tarts Of CountryOver-Development
Washington, December ??? In the
fiscal year 1916, says Henry S. Graves,
Ch'ef of the Forest Service, in his an
nual report, twenty new water power
project which utilize National Forest
land began operation. This was an
increase of 18 V6 percent in the total
number. In the fiscal year 1915 the
number of new projects which began
operation was twelve. Forty-two per
cent of the total developed water
power of the United States utilize
National Forest land, the Forest Serv
ice figures show.
Development of relatively small
projects Is particularly in evidence,
according to Mr. Graves, in the Rocky
Mountain States. California leads in
the amount of power under permit
and In operation. The number of
transmission line permits In effect
was increased by thirteen during the
year. The forty applications for
power-project permits received in
1916 included eight from Alaska a
notable evidence .according to the re
port, of Increased local interest in
power development on. National For
est lands there.
Concerning the report prepared by
the Forest Service in response to a
resolution of the Senate calling upon
the Secretary of Agriculture for In
focmation regarding the ownership
and control of water power sites and
any facts bearing on the question as
to the question as to the existence
of a monopoly In the ownership and
control of hydroelectric power In the
United States, Mr. Graves says: "This
report presented In far greater detail
than has ever been attempted before
an exhaustive analysis of the general
power situation. It showed a marked
concentration of definite and compl
ete control of a large percentage of
developed water power by a very few
companies. Data presented regarding
Interrelationships through common
directors and principal officers In
dicated a marked tendency toward as
sociation or community of interests,
particularly between the principal
holding companies. The movement
toward concentration in commercial
central stations of all the primary
power employed In the electrical in
dustries and in manufactures was
found In all sections of the United
States, the rate of concentration dur
ing the period 1902-1912 being highest
In the South Atlantic States and the
extent of concentration greatest In
the Western States.
"The rate of increase in water
power development for public service
use from 1902-1912 was approximately
three times as great as in steam
power. Primary power installation
from all sources and for all uses in
creased from 1902 to 1912 more than
2 times as rapidly in the eleven
Western States as in the remainder
of the United States, while the in
crease for primary electric power for
the same period was 440 percent for
the Western States, as against 226
percent in the other States. The dev
elopment per capita of the Western
States in 1912 was 2 times as great
as in other parts of the country.
"The report showed a considerable
over-development in nearly all the
power centers of the Western States
California, Oregon, and Washington
in particular showing installations far
in excess of maximum demands."
I On the Other Islands I
HEAVY RAINS ON
Hawaii and Kauai have suffered by
heavy floods during the past two
weeks: On the northern island houses
were washed away and some narrow
escapes are reported. Hilo has been
'more than usually watersoacked, and
the railroad was put out of business
near Glenwood for s short time by
By a' directed verdict the Jury M.
Fugimoto for the murder of II. Emoto,
chauffeur of J. B. Castle, last week
returned a verdict of not guilty. The
murder remains a mystery. Tome,
the bride of the murdered man, who
was herself nearly killed by the mid
night assassin, remembers nothing of
t The store of Sul Yick, near the
bridge in Wainiha, Kauai, was wash
ed out to sea on Monday night, ac
cording to- the Garden Island of Llhue.
It is believed that the Chinaman was
in the building and has been drowned.
Twenty-one head of Ayrshire cattle
have been brought to Kauai by W.
H. Rice, and are doubtless the finest
herd of this breed of milkers in the
Garlic flavor can be eliminated by
heating milk to 145 F. and blowing
air through it.
There are seventy national bird re
servations, of which sixty-seven are
in charge of the Departmen of Agriculture.
J. C. FOSS. Jr., Prop.
Transferin and Draying
RING US UP AND WE WILL BE THERE.
OF FORECLOSURE OF MORTGAGE
UNDER TOWER OF SALE. AND
TIME AND PLACE OF SALE
Notice Is hereby given that, under
and by virtue of the power of sale con
tained in that certain Indenture of
Mortgage dated December 31, 1914,
executed and delivered by the Valley
Isle Theater, Limited, as mortgagor,
to the First National Bank of Wailu
ku, as Mortgagee, of record in liber
421, pages 233-237, said mortgage hav
ing been given to secure the payment
of a promissory note for the sum of
One Thousand Seven Hundred Dol
lars, of date December 31, 1914, pay
able one day after date, and drawing
eight percent interest per annum;
said First National Bank of Wailuku,
the mortgagee, (still the owner and
holder of said note and mortgage) In
tends to, and will foreclose said mort
gage for conditions broken, that is to
say, for non-payment of the principal
sum due on said note, and for non
payment of interest due thereon.
Notice is likewise given by said
Bank (Mortgagee) that on Saturday,
the third day of February, 1917, at
twelve o'clock noon of said day, the
property covered by said mortgage,
and 'hereinbelow described, will be
sold at public auction, at the front
entrance to the Court-Hotise, in Wai
luku, County of Maui, Territory of Ha
waii. Terms of sale, cash. Deeds at
expense of purchaser.
For further particulars regarding.
sale and property apply to First Na
tional Bank of Wailuku, or D. H. Case,
Dated at Wailuku, Maul, this 22nd
day of December, 1916.
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
By C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
Description of Property to be Sold
The following is a description of the
property described in and conveyed
by said mortgage, and which is to be
sold under the foregoing notice.
All of the right, title and interest of
the Valley Isle Theater, Limited, both
legal and equitable, in, to, and under
that certain Indenture of Lease ex
ecuted by Guy S. Goodness, of Maka
wao, Maui, and Rebecca Nicholas, of
Wailuku, Maul, as lessors, to The
Valley Isle Theater, Limited, of date
September 26, 1914, acknowledged be
fore Eugene Murphy, which lease
covers all that certain piece and
parcel of land situate in the 111 of
Peepee, said piece of land being gen
erally and commonly known as the
"Butcher Shop Lot," on Market Street,
In Wailuku, County of Maui, Territory
of Hawaii, together with the rights,
privileges and appurtenances thereun
to belonging; and
The Theater or (and) show-house
building erected and located on the
lot of land (lease-hold premises) here
Notice is hereby given that, on
October 12, 1909, the Wailuku Rice
Company, Limited, a corporation, e
ecuted and delivered unto the First
National Bank of Wailuku, or order,
its promissory note for the sum of
Fifteen Hundred Dollars, payable six
months after date, with interest from
date until paid at the rate of ten per
cent per annum; securing the pay
ment of said note by the execution
and delivery to said Bank of a mort
gage of even date, covering the per
sonal property hereinbelow in this
notice described; said mortgage prov
iding that, in the event of the . non
payment of the debt secured thereby,
the mortgagee might sell or other
wise dispose of said property at either
public auction or private sale, and
from the proceeds of sale pay all
costs and charges, the principal and
interest due on said note, rendering
the surplus, if any, to the mortgagor.
Notice is therefore given that, be
cause of the non-payment of a portion
of the principal and interest due and
unpaid on the above mentioned note,
the First National Bank of Wailuku
will, on Tuesday, January 2, 1917, at
ten o'clock A. M. of said day, at the
front entrance of the First National
Bank of Wailuku. in Wailuku, Maui,
sell all of the property of the Wailu
ku Rice Company, Limited, including
leasehold rights held and enjoyed by
it, a partial list of which is as fol
lows: One Faix-Morse, twenty-five horse
power gas engine;
One stone rice huller,
One combined rice huller and pol
isher; One polisher.
All applicances and fixtures now
and hereafter constituting a portion of
the foregoing machinery. Terms of
sale, cash. For further particulars ap
ply to First National Bank of Wailu
ku, or D. H. Case, its Attorney.
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
By C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
(Dec 22, 29.)
(Dec. 22, 29, Jan. 5, 12.)
Re-Reglstratlon of Automobiles
The Sheriff's office will be open for
the re-registratlon of automobiles and
auto-trucks beginning Monday, Dec
ember 18, between the hours of 8:30
a. m. and 5 p. m.
The law provides that all automob
lies and auto-trucks in the county shall
be registered or re-registered each
year between the dates of December
15 and December 31.
The office will be open on Sundays
to accommodate those owners not able
to call on week days.
. (Dec. 15, 22, 29.)
WANTED To learn the wherea
bouts of my wife, Mltsuya Ushijima,
who left her home in Lahaina on Mon
day night, December 11. Please nti
fy Kojai, near Judge McKay's place.
Notice of Sale of Government Lease
At 12 o'clock noon, Monday, Janu
ary 22nd, 1917, at the front door of
the Capitol Building, Honolulu, there
will be sold at Public Auction, under
Section 380, Revised Laws of 1915,
General Lease of the following describ
ed Government Land:
Tart 1. Lot 33, Waiohull-Keokea
Momestead Tract, Kula, Maui, contain,
ing an area of 2.03 acres, more or less;
upset rental, $5,00 per annum, pay
able annually in advance; term of
lease, 21 years from January 22nd,
The purchaser shall pay the cost of
For maps and further information.
apply at the office of the Sub-Agent.
W. O. Aiken, Paia, Maui, or at the
office of the Commissioner of Public
Lands, Capitol Building, Honolulu.
B. G. RIVENBURGH,
Commissioner of Public Lands.
Dated at Honolulu. December 12th.
(Dec. 15, 29, Jan. 5, 12, 19.)
FORECLOSURE OF CHATTEL
Notice of Sale.
TAKE NOTICE, that by virtue of
the power contained In a chattel mort
gage dated April 19th, 1912 and execut
ed by Sam Kuula, mortgagor to L. L.
McCandless, mortgagee, I shall expose
for sale the following personal proper
ty to the highest bidder.
Four (4) work mules;
One (1) wagon together with all
harness and tackle belonging to same.
Said sale to take place at noon on
Saturday the 6th day of January, 1917
in front of the Court House in Wailu
ku, Maui, T. H.
The above mortgage was given to
secure the payment of the sum of one
hundred dollars secured and evidenced
by a note executed April 19th, 1912 and
bearing interest at the rate of ten per
cent per annum, upon which default
has been made.
Dated Wailuku. Maui, T. H., Dec.
Attorney of mortgagee.
P. O. Address, Wailuku, Maui, T. H.
(Dec. 8, 15, 22, 29.)
WHITE LACE BOOTS
in Reignskin and Buck
SPORT BOOTS and OX
FORDS in Canvas and Buckskins
Mail Orders Given
WHEN IN WAILUKU VISIT
Ice Cream Parlor on Market Street.
Cold Lunch Served at all Hours.
Orders for Ice Cream Promptly At
THE HOME OF THE 8
Stclnway nd Starr
We have a large stock of
Inside Player Pianos
at fair prices and eaay terms.
We take old pianos In exchange.
Tlf ai D ? w Sk P w i J
I i iid) ci riuuu uj., Liu.
I HONOLULU, HAWAII.
The Ideal Camera
is the one you want for taking
Island view and pictures of
your friends. ,
It is national in character and
use. Simple to use and sure
in Its result.
PRICES, $2 to $25.
Bishop Street Honolulu
Cars leave Market street,
Wailuku, daily, about noon.
Leave Lahaina, 8:00 A. M.
Good Comforable Cars
Uchida Auto Stand
Phone 1772 Wailuku
Harry K. Bailey
Re-Varnishing and Polishing.
Inquire at Wailuku Hardware Co.
FOR CAKE MAKING
General Auto Repairing
JAMES N. L. FAUFATA
U. S. License Engineer
General Repairing to Gasoline
Engine, Generators, Batteries,
Market St. Wailuku, Maul
K. MACHIDA 2LiE
The Best In Town
And a Up-To-Date Soda Fountain
Give Ua a Trial
MARKET STREET, : WAILUKU.
a particularly beautiful picture
you have taken, by attempting
to develop and print it yourself.
Let experts handle that del.
icate job for you.
Send it to the
Honolulu Photo Supply
Fort Street HONOLULU
LODGE MAUI, NO. 884, A. F. A A. M.
Slated meetings will be held at
Masonic Hall, Kataulul, on the first
Saturday night of each month at 7:30
Visiting brethren are cordially In
rlted to attend.
H. K. DUNCAN, R. W. M.
W. A. ROBBINS, Secretary.
ALOHA LODGE NO. 3 KNIGHT8
Regular meetings will be held at
the Knights of Pythias Hall, Wailu
ku, on the second Saturday and fourth
Friday of each month.
All risiting members are cordially
Invited to attend.
A. O. MARTINSEN. C. C.
F. A. LUFKIN, K. R. & S.
Newtst.CooJest Hotel in Hawaii
Fort Street. Honolulu
m Mm All
1917 Indian Motorcycles-Honolulu Prices
oM Cash Installments Terms
Powerplua twin cylinder, cradle
spring frame, 3 speed model.
Develops 15 to 18 horsepower
on dynamometer test
Powerplus twin cylinder, cradle $335.00 $345.00
spring frame, 3 speed model,
with complete electrica
equipment including amme
ter. Develops 15 to 18 horse
power on dynamometer test.
Light Twin, twin cylinder op- $185.00 $195.00
posed motor, double loop tube
frame fitted with cantilever
comfort saddle. 3 speed
model, develops 4 H. P. on
Powerplus Twin Cylinder Police $270.00 $280.00
Model, cradle spring frame,
Improved side car with adjust
Standard delivery van with ad
justable axle, body dimem
justable axle, body dimen
sions 40" long, 21" wide, 21"
high, metal cover with latch.
E. O. HALL & SON, LIMITED
DISTRIBUTORS FOR THE TERRITORY OF HAWAI
The First National Bank
Our Mail Order Department is exceptionally well equipped
to handle all your drug and toilet wants thoroughly and at once.
We will pay postage on all orders of 50 and over, except
the following: Mineral Waters, Baby Foods, Glassware and arti
cles of unusual weight and small value.
Non-Mailable: Alcohol, Poisons and inflamable articles.
If your order is very heavy or contains much liquid, we
suggest that you have it sent by freight.
Boxes 35c, 65c, $1.00, $1.25
Benson, Smith & Co., Ltd.
"Service every second"
The Rexall Store Honolulu.
Notice is hereby i
February 10, 1912. D. :
ed and delivered unt
National Bank, or ord
sory note for the sura of
and Dollars, payable one
date, with interest from
paid at the rate of eight P
num; securing the paymen
note by pledging and assign,
said Bank, as Collateral Security
shares of the Capital Stock of the
Wine and Liquor Company, Lit.
and authorizing said Bank, it
event of the principal and intere.
said note not being paid whendue.tc
said stock, and from the proceeds
sale, pay all costs and charges,,
principal and interest due on
note, and render the surplus, if
to said D. L. Meyer.
Notice is therefore given that,
cause of the non-payment of $2,200
of the principal of said note, and I
terest due, on Tuesday, January
1917, at ten o'clock A. M. or said d
at the front entrance of the First
tional Bunk of Wailuku, in Walk
Maui, said Lahaina National D
will sell the foregoing 170 share?
the Capital Stock of the Maui W.
and Liquor Company, Limited to thi
highest bidder. Terms of sale, cash.
For further particulars apply to La
haina National Bank or First National
Bank of Wailuku.
LAHAINA NATIONAL BANK
By C. D. LUFKIN, Cashier.
(Dec 22, 29.)
Comfortable and stylish 1914 Cdill
7-Seater. at your service. Rates
,-easonablc. Ring up
NUNES,Paia : : Tel. 205
$130.00 cash and
$145.00 cash and
ments of $25.
$95.00 cash and
payments o f
$20.00 each. '
$105.00 cash' an'
$50.00 cash and
payments o 1
$50.00 cash and
payments o f