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THE MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 1917.
Raise Rabbits Say
Easy To Raise And Cost Less Than
Any Other Kind Of Meat Form
Excellent Food And Can Be Kept
Rabbits, which have proved a valu
able source of food in Europe during
the present war, may well be raised
more extensively In America by way
of reduction the drain on the ordinary
meat supply, according to biologists of
the United States Department of Agri
culture. The business of growing rab
bits, the specialists point out, can be
carried on by youths and adults not
engaged in military or other national
service, or in regular industrial em
ployment. The animals may be raised
in back yards of cities and towns as
well as on farms.
The Rclgian hare, says a statement
by the department, breeds rapidly,
matures quickly, and produces a palat
able and highly nutritious meat. The
cost of production is less than that
of any other meat, not excepting poul
try. The supply can be greatly increas
ed within a few months without re
quiring spare that may be needed for
the production of crops. Practical
experience has demonstrated that rab
bit meat can be produced in unlimited
quantities at a cost of about 6 cents a
pound, and by utilizing lawn cuttings
and other vegetation that would oth
erwise be wasted the cost can be made
The Ilelgian and Flemish giant rab
bits are recommended for meat pro
duction, as the ordinary tame rabbit
is smaller and develops more slnwlv.
Stock of Relgian hares may be bought
irom breeders In nearly all the States
at to ?. each. They may occasion
ally be had from Det-stock dentirs
Fancy pedigreed stock is not required
lor meat production.
H!iu:jiis are easily kept. They eat
in., pint's, inwn cuttings, ana green
vegetation of many kinds. Females
should be allowed to breed when 8 or
10 month old, and during the year
biiuuiu raise lour litters of about s'x
young each. Well fed, the young reach
marketable size when 3 to 4 months
old and average from 5 to 6 pounds
nve weignt. -The
department has niihlisheH n lmi
letin on raising rabbits which will be
helpful to those who wish to engage
iu mis pursuit.
Normal School In
Calilornians Finding Wider Uses For
Great Wilderness Of Country
Camp Sites And Power Projects
In No Wise Conflict
Is Cheerfully Made
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interpreters for the' different pre
cincts, made by the registration board
consisting of Sheriff Crowell, County
Clerk Kaae, Dr. William Osmers, and
County Attorney Cevins, proved to be
most admirable, in practically every
instance the work was handled intel
ligently and quickly so that very short
ly after the closing hour (9 p. m.), the
returns naa ueen telephoned in from
all precincts. Even Molokai had
ported by wireless at 10 o'clock.
i-anal proved the only exception,
through no fault, however, of the
registrars but through the breaking
down of a launch in mid-channel which
was carrying the returns to Lahaina
where they could be telephoned to
Wailuku. It finally came to hand
about 1 o'clock Wednesday morning.
Not the slightest evidence of unwill
ingness to register has been reported
irom any section. On the other hand
in many of the precincts men stood in
line for hours awaiting the'r turn ,and
did it with the greatest cheerfulness.
The police believe that the few to be
rounded up were ignorant of require
ments rather than intentionally trying
to evaue tne dratt. These are now
being picked up here and there and
being registered by the County Clerk
Jail After Tuesday
But those who have not been regist
ered Dy next luesday face serving a
year in jail If they are discovered, with
no alternative of a line. As soon as
the list of those registered can be com
piled, it is to be published conspicu
ously all over the county, and those
within the age limit whose names do
not appear, are likely to find them
selves in serious trouble.
Board Still Busy
The registration board has had a
busy time for the past two or three
weeks, and its work is not pau yet.
Upon recei.pt of the registration cards
from the various precincts, on Wed
nesday the board immediately had to
get busy tabulating the results and
checking up errors. With the excep
tion of five precincts wherein the re
gistrars got balled up on their instruc
tions, necessitating a complete re
count, the work in the precincts was
carefully and completely done.
The board has requisitioned the
Wailuku Town Hall for its work, and
all day Wednesday and Thursday the
entire police force was impressed i,n
the tabulation work, while yesterday
St. Anthony's school turned over to
the board eleven members of Brothei
Frank's champion penmanship class,
and these boys have been ever since
making duplicates of the registration
cards to be forwarded to Washington.
The boys who have volunteered for
this work, and who will get nothing
but thanks for their services are Ah
Sang Chong, Ah Yee Wong, John Vas
concellos, James W. Heau, Arnold
Vasconcellos, Ah Cho Wong, Robert
L. Heau, Edmund Hart ,St. Elmo Hart,
Ah Chen Jim, and Henry Shim.
It is hoped to have the work compl
eted by tonight in order that the full
reports may be sent to headquarters
What The Other Girl Thought.
"Why, Helen, I think eleven pro
posals in one week is positively im
Summer School In The National Forest
SAN FRANCISCO, July 25 A re
quest has been made by the Fresno
Summer Normal School to the otllcers
of the Sierra National Forest for more
land on, which to construct school
lxiildings. The Normal School, which
has a tract of twenty acres rented
from the Government on the shores of
Huntington Lake in the Sierra Na
l tonal Forest, has a large attendance
this summer, and the otllcers of the
schools expect the attendance to in
This school, in the High Sierras, is
said to be the only normal school on,
a National Forest in the country. It
offers a regular six weeks course every
summer in normal work, as well as
courses in woodcraft and general for
estry subjects. The students of this
school also have the opportunity of
combining a vacation in the mountains
with their regular school courses. Lect
ures from time to time by Forest otlicers
on forestry subjects are a feature of
the class work. The students also
visit nearby ranger stations and tim
ber sale operations to study National
Forest administration and protective
Near the school a summer resort
with hotels, stores, a restaurant, billi
ard, and cottages, all on bind rented
from the Government. For the use of
the summer residents the Forest Ser
vice has installed a water system con
sisting ol tank and pipe line. Across
the lake from the settlement the city
of Fresno has leased a site of 15 acres
for a municipal camp similar to the
camp established on the Angeles Na
tional torest by the city of Los Ang
Huntington Lake Is about 60 miles
east of Iresno in the High Sierras,
and was formed by the damming of
uig creek lor power development pur
poses. Water diverted from this lake
develops the power for Los Angeles
250 miles away. Hydro-electric power,
the Forest ollicers say, is one of the
greatest resources of the National
Forests. Tower plants in the forests
of California during the past season
developed 272,420 hp., and permits
have been issued for the use of other
sites which will produce 470,000 hp.
TELEGRAPH NEWS OF THE WEEK
What are you doing there Ellen?
Excuse me, miss, but my apron
caught in the door.
But you left the room ten minutes
Yes, miss, but I only just found it
out. The Passing Show.
The Doctor "Mrs. Brown has sent
for me to go and see her boy, and I
must go at once."
His Wife "What is the matter with
The Doctor "I do not know, but
Mrs. Brown has a book on what to do
before the doctor conies, and I must
hurry up before she does it." Chris-
time, you old idiot!' "Washington
i'i?Tunr.UAn t..i.. n ci . , .. . .
" . ' J" J J1 tf'avs make sianti, tnrow back purstieiiifr
Jim....... anvi iunuuic a iiumucr oi lost positions.
LONDON, July 31 British losses during the month of Tuly were
: i . . . .
American ucsiroyers pursue submarine which sunk steamer and
attacked second. Diver lorced to flee.
I'l.'lTtCir llPAtvimiinifi,!. t i i. . . .
uiinuyuAl 1 IVKCV UIV Jl Jintls h secure v M,, v
at surprisingly low cost. In one section British charged Germans through
.n uaudgc iu pieveni ioe escaping, mx divisions of Bavarian veter
ins wno were sent in to reenforce Germans, shared fate. Balance l.e
Came demoralized. (ifrmpns nrp nnw rnnntdrinir it J,.".-!!.... f 17 1.
-v.. nig i jUIIVllUII Jl .1 ll-lllll
auu iiriusn lines.
UAillVC.TnV T..1.. 11 it , .
. iimvj . vsii, juiy oi. ivepicseiuauvc uexanaer introduces
bill lor suspension of the coastwise law during war.
LONDON, July 31 Statement of Michealis and Czernin domin
ate news. Editorially regarded as weak and lacks references to Bel
gium's and Servia's future status, and regarded as excluding credence
of desire for real peace. Austrian talk without an accompanying undcr-
uiKiiig io evacuate anu restore conquered territory is declared to 1.
mcarly an aim to delay America's preparation.
JNiiYV l OKK, July 31 Johnson, tennis doubles champion, commis-
Moneu as navai ensign in reserves.
iiayti expects to export yO,000,(X)0 pounds of sugar to America
1 ins is j times estimate.
VASllTVflTr-4T T..1-. 11 -..: i i ,
M..u...i,u,vn, juij oi inuimmuu promimion aeuate opens
rmvi-iidiu icdumg auvocate, Miatrotli lor Underwood opposes. Two
third vote required for passatre.
Senate financiers discussing increasing war tax to $2,000,000,000
rinai action postponed, indicated that incomes of individuals and
corporations over $200,000 bear blunt, with additional boose levy and
possible Halt cent pound consumption tax on sugar.
BERLIN, July 31 Russians making stand on the Zbrocz river.
WASHINGTON, July 31 Fletcher instructed to advise Carranza
of existence of plot made between German agents in the United Stales
anu luexico. L.eiieved Mexico will soon investigate activities nf rert.iin
M'venty-tw-o thousand nine hundred and fourteen apply for admis
sion to officers camp. Sixteen thousand placed. Expected to place
...... .... 1 1 . . . .. 1
:cvtidi minima. iu inure.
NEW YORK, July 31 Russians in East Oaliria stnii rtivat
Teutons invading Bukowina through Suchawa valley in Rumania. Rus
sians advancing steadily. Crown Fnnce made surprise attack against
1 etain. ,ach broke down. British raid trenches at Bombaeitzyge
German artillery more active at Armentieries.
WASHINGTON, July 31 New press regulations will be severe,
due to portion of press publishing news unauthorized and claiming mis-
iiiiuciairtuuiiig. vreei says tins excuse is exhausted and that regul
ations are necessary.
LONDON, July 31 Balfour tells commons he doubts wisdom of
British announcing war aim. British entered unselfishly and not for
indemnities and is still unselfish. Want to help France reconquer and
shall fight until Germany is made powerless and free peace assured to
nurope. impossible merman peace means future war. I'eace which
Britain and America can endorse would lead to permanent settlement
and provide security never thought possible before. Germany must
work out her own salvation, then perhaps Germany will be added to
those nations which before war were unable to see how war of this
sort could be provoked by any single community . When Germany comes
to level of America and England in that respect, would soon hope that
peace be forever established.
HONOLULU, July 31 Mineral Products to incorporate in Ha
waii. Share for share assessed 25 cent and officers reelected.
Merchandise licenses in Honolulu are $71,250 against $84,050 in
Farm anthrax herd moved to new location. Purchased by board,
disinfected and loaded into drays for transportation.
Governor requests no action regarding Forbe's salary, until he
receives letter with expected resignation.
LOS ANGELES. Tulv 30 Harrison Grev Ottis dead nf heart
disease at breakfast table.
WASHINGTON, July 30 President favors single administrator
of food control.
O&e ShndaztiQlrJfohr Cars
ASPHALT BASE THE CHOICE OF EXPERTS
i?2Z. .PrtS,,and leadmg coast distributors for all makes of cars,
testify that Zerolene, correctly refined from California asphalt-base
crude, gives perfect lubrication with least carbon deposit.
Less wear and more power because Zerolene keeps its lubricating
body at cylinder heat. Less carbon because.being made from asphalt
Dase crude, it burns clean and goes out on exhaust.
Zerolene is the oil for your car-whatever the make-the oil for
an types of automobile engines. For correct grade get our lubrica
tion chart covering your car
At dealers everywhere and Standard Service Station
STANDARD OIL COMPANY
ft FORD CMIAC U
flonoln'u Wholesale Produce
ISSUED BY THE TERRITORIAL
Week endljiR, July 28, 1917.
BUTTER AND EGGS.
Island nutter, lh., cartons, .. .38 to .40
iKKS, BCIOCt, aoz 64
HKgB, No. 1. doz R9.
Eggs, Duck, doz "45
Young roosters, lb 40 to .45
Hens, lh 33 to .35
Turkeys, lb 45
Ducks, Muse 30 to .33
Ducks, IVkin 30 to .33
VEGETABLES AND PRODUCE.
I!eaii8, string, green .04
Means, string, wax 05
Means, Lima in pod 034
Means, Maui red 12.00
Means, Calico, cwt 10.00 to 12.00
nean8, small white None
Peas, dry Is. cwt. , None
Meets, doz. bunches 30
Carrots, doz. bunches 40
Cabbage, cwt 3.00 to 3.50
Corn, sweet 100 cars None
Corn, Haw. lg. yel 75 to .80
Corn, Haw., small, yel None
R'.ce, Jap. seed, cwt 6.50
Rice, Haw. seed, cwt 7.00
Peanuts, Ig , lh 08 to .10
Peanuts, 111s 10 to .12
Oreen, peppers, hell 06
Green peppers, ch'li 05
'otatoes, Is. 1 2.25 to 2.50
'otatoes sweet cwt 1.40 to 1.50
Potatoes sweet red . . . '. 1.60
Taro, cwt 1.00 to 1.2
Taro, bunch 15
Green peas, lb Nona
Cucumber, doz 50 to .75
'umpktns, lb 02
Hananas, Chinese, nu 20 to .30
Uananas, Cooking bu 1.00 to 1.25
KIgs, 100 90 to 1.00
Limes, 100 75 to 1.00
?rapes, Isabella, lb 04 to ..50
Pineapples, cwt 1.25 to 1.50
Papaias, lb 01M
neef, cattle, and sheen are not
bought at live weight. They are
slaughtered and paid for on a dressed
Beef, lb 13 to .14
Veal, lb 14
Mutton, lb 18
Pork, lb 20 to .23
LODGE MAUI, NO. 984, A. F. A A.
Stated meetings will bo held at
Masonic Hall, Kahulul, on the first
Saturday night of each month at 7:30
rltcd to attend.
H. K. DUNCAN, R. W. M.
W. A. nonniNS, Secretary.
are cordially ln-
LODGE NO. 3
HIDES, Wet Salted.
Steer, No. 1. lb 20
Steer, No. 2. lb 18
Steer, hair slip 18
Kips, lb 20 to .22
Goat, white 20 to .39
The following are prices on feed, f.
Corn, sm. yel. ton 83.00
Corn, lg. yel. ton 82.00 to 85.00
Corn cracked ton 84.00 to 86.00
Uian.ton 45.00 to 45.50
Barley ton 53.00 to 55.00
Scratch food ton 85.00 to 87.50
Oats, ton 59.00 to 60.00
Wheat ton 87.50 to 90.00
Middling, ton 59.00 to 60.00
Hay .wheat 35.00 to 39.00
Hay, Alfalfa 38.00
Regular meetings will be held at
the Knights of Tythlas Hall. Wailu
ku, on the second and fourth Friday
of each month.
All visiting members are cordially
invited to attend.
A. C. RATTRAY. C. C.
J. H. PRATT, K. R & S.
FOR CAKE MAKING
K. JHACHIDA gOJtorc
The Beit In Town
And a Up-To-Date Soda Fountain
Glva Ua a Trial
MARKET STREET, : WAILUKU.
Hawaiian Vlewa and Post Carda
Itegal Shoes Are Mail
Order Shoes Because-
the man or w oman who orders
a pair from us is sure before
hand that the quality will be
in keeping with the high
reputation of the national or
ganization. And the fit is guaranteed.
We solicit a trial order.
HONOLULU, T. II.
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
Just received a new etock of
Mattresses, poultry netting,
paints and oils, furniture, etc.
Coffins and General Hardware.
IN PINTS AND QUARTS
Newest.Cbolest Hotel in Hawaii
Fort Street Honolulu
WAILUKU, MAUI. T. H.
Dinner parties given special