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SEMI-WEEKLY MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 1922.
Bird Hunter Finds
PHILADELPHIA. July 10 (Associ
ated Press Mail) Wharton Hubcr, as
sistant curator of the ornithology sec
tion of the Academy of Natural
Sciences, returned recently to this
city from hitherto little knoVn regions
of Nicaragua where he assembled a
large collection of birds, beasts, fish
and reptiles, a number of which he
believes have not yet been classified.
He also claims to have penetrated to
the villages of Sumo Indians who rare
ly had seen a white man. The scien
tists' specimens include Goo birds. 40
of Spanish and Miskito Indian des
cent. With a body of these Indians'
as cuidea I penetrated to certain vil
lage? of the Sumo Indians. ;
"The Sumo men are verv skillful i
hunters, but the tribe Is rapldlv be
comins extinct. With all their ability,
ing in quick time. The chant for the
third couple is: "We print," for the
fourth, fifth and sixth respectively,
"We cut," 'We sew' and 'We wear.'
etc. When all have danced In turn.
the bandages are removed, all Joining
hands again In a circle, singing: 'We
in hunting and their cotirage in facing' dance because we're glad, because we
wiiu Hnimais, iney are excessively dance, because we're elnri etc
timid ol strange human beings, and
will run away even from members of'
other Indian tribes. Miskito Indians
sometimes walk into their villages!
and take anything they want without'
meeting resistance. The Sumos, num
bering about 500 souls all told, have
the slant, almond eyes of the Chinese
and their skin is about the same color
as that of a Chinaman."
Mr. lluher had with him a number
of does two of which were killed bv
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rare mammals and 2 mm fish, reptiles jaguars. The scientist believes that
and insects, all of which will be plac
ea on exiumtion in the local institu
tion. "My research work was done about
180 miles inland from the Niearamian
coast," said Mr. Huber. "We estab
lished our headquarters at a small
mining camp whence we made trips
further into the country. The aver
age annual rainfall here is 147 indies.
From the time I reached the interior
until 1 left; there never was a dry arti
cle of clothing on me. The country Is
infected with red buss, smaller than
Heas which burrow under the skin and
Inflict serious wounds.
"I went up the Prinzo Polka river
for ISO miles in a pitpan, an open boat
made of a hollowed out mahouany log.
Then in a smaller pitpan I ascended
the P.anbana river to Mininda. The
district is hilly, and covered with trop
ical forests so d"iise that it is im
possible to enter them until a way is
cut by Indians.
"The only inhabitants are a few
scattered tribes of Indians apparently
fully 10 percent of the birds and ani
mals he shot were lost because
neither does nor Indians could make 1
their way into the jungles to Ihe point,
where they fell. lie used dynamite to
secure his fish specimens.
Mr. lluher emerged from the jungle
region weighing 40 pounds less than
when he entered, at which time his
weiuht was 1 SO. Although he warded
off illness during his expedition, he.
was taken down with fever immediate-!
it wan over.
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No. 16 By Mrs. Will H. Hays
(Wife of the former Postmaster
a sufficiently thick
Procure a sufficiently thick cut of
cured ham sprinkle the top with
brown sugar, and insert cloves over
the top. Hake till tender and serve
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LODGE M'til, No. 472, F. & A. M.
1id Daily Fun Houi
Stated meetings will be held at
Masonic Hall, Kahului, on the first
Saturday night of each month at 7:30
Visiting brethren are cordially in
vited to attend.
GEO. N. WEIGHT, W. M.
W. A. ROUDINS, Secretary
LODGE NO 3
he huld bi
Regular ineotings will
t!ie Kalglitu of Pythias
lultu. on the second and fourth Fridav
of each month, at 8 p. in.
All visiting members are cordlallv
invited to attend.
H. ALFRED HANSEN, C. C.
A. MARTINSEN, P. C, K. R. & S.
In this old Scotch dancing game,
the players choose partners. Each ties
a bandage around the eyes of his or
her partner. When all are blindfold
ed except the leader, they join hands
in a circle and dance around in slid
ing steps, singing to the air of Auld
i Lang Syne.
We're blind because we're blind be
We're blind because we're blind etc.
When the leader calls "Halt!" all
stand still. At the signal "Join
hands!" each player puts his right
hand behind his back, taking the left
hand of his partner. When the lead
er calls "Curcuddie!" the first couple
turn, still retaining their hold, so that
they face each other. This move
ment Is repeated until they are whirl
ing rapidly. Meantime all the others
are clapping hands and singing, still
to the tune of Auld Syne: "We spin
llPPniluo wo en in V-mn mi ... v.
cause we spin, etc." singing more
rapidly as the dancers whirl. 1
When the first couple finish, the ,
second partners repeat the movement j
while the other players sine: "We1
weave because we weave, etc." finish-
No. 4 Curtain Materials
A room without curtains is like a
face with the eyebrows shaved off.
No one item in the furnishing of a
room counts for more in the general
effect than the curtains. It is not
necessary that they should be expen
sive or elaborate. It is preferable,
indeed, that they Bhould be simple
but well chosen.
The purpose of curtains is not to
exclude the light, but to temper and
diffuse it, also by their graceful folds
to soften the lines of the window.
With these objects in mind, choose
simple materials thin enough to let
m plenty of light, but with body
enough to hang well. As there will
probably be more of less pattern els
where in the room, it is generally pre
ferable to have plain curtain material
without pattern. Fine stripes, dots
and such inconspicuous features,
however, are quite permissible.
Cheesecloth dignified by the name
of Euclid batiste white, cream or
unbleached, is much used by decora
tors is inexpensive and very satis
factory. Scrim, marquisettes, bob
binette, Brussels net and Swiss are
all to be recommnded as suitable
materials. Casement cloth and Jap
anese cotton crepe also are worth
keeping in mind. In calculating the
amount of material, never skimp the
width. Allow for ample folds, espe
cially if the material is thin and sheer
Nothing looks meaner than a skimpy
(Jack and Janet visit Judge Owl
the Weatherman, to ask him to hurry
spring along. The Crows send a false
message to the Robins and the Blue
Birds, telling them to come North,
and then Judge Owl learns that a
blizzard is on the way. The Crows
hope the Robins and the Blue Birds
will perish in the storm.)
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Sundays 8 to 12 A. M.
8 to 12 A. M., 7 to 8 :30 P. M.
DR. H. K. TATEKAWA, 0. D.
Office in the Home Supply Co., building Kahului.
Judge Owl's Wisdom
TUDGE OWL was in great distress.
Blackle Crow had sent a message
v to Southland in his name, telling:
the Robins and the Blue Birds the j
weather was good. And at that very i
moment Old Man Winter was sweep-!
ing back from the North with a bliz-j
zard that was sure to freeze the birds ,
coming from the warm Southland.
Every time Judge Owl raised his
voice to start a wireless message of
warning to the Robins and Blue Birds
the Crows cawed loudly, drowning out
his voice. Judge Owl was help
less. Jack and Janet wanted to help pom
Judge Owl .and they wanted to help
the deceived Robins and Blue Birds.
What could they do? The first thing
was to get rid of the rascally Crows.
Jack had heard that Crows were
afraid of a gun, so, whispering to
Janet to come with him, he began
to search for a stick that looked like a
gun. He found a round, black stick, j
Giving the stick to Janet to hold Jack
packed half a dozen bard snowballs. '
The Crows were so busy laughing at
Judge Owl they never noticed him. I
"Poke the stick through the bushes i
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so the crows will think it is a gun," tta(XSXXXXXSXXXS
Jack whispered. "I'm going to give i g ft
those rascals a scare.
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On Saturday, August 19, 1922 at 12 M.
W. F. CROCKETT, Auctioneer.
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WHAT is the meaning of the abbre
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I ma, is the Democratip leader of the
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in keeping particles of dust, etc.,
from reaching the eyeball.
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Janet did as he told her. "Bang!"
shouted Jack, and he let. fly with a
snowball. The ball sped right for
Blackie Crow. Blackie looked up
started. And just as he looked up
the snowball hit him in the breast.
Over went Blackie, kicking and
squawking. The Crows thought that
was the last of him. "Bang," shouted
Jack again, and he threw another
snowball. Over flopped another Crow.
The Crows saw the black stick and
thought it was a gun. Cawing and
screeching, they fled in a panic.
N.o sooner were the Crows gone
than the Robins and Blue Birds be
gan to flock into the thickest. And
as they arrived the blizzard came
sweeping from the North, snowy
squall riding on a gale.
"Oh, Judge Owl, you have fooled
us," screeched the birds. "Oh, Judge
Owl, you sent us a false message.
You have brought us North to perish
in a blizzard!" Judge Owl blinked at
them much worried.
"You are a wise Weather Man,"
said Cocky Robin. "Tell us how to
live through this blizzard."
Judge Owl blinked at the Robins;
he blinked at the Blue Birds; he
uunaeu ai jacK ana Janet. And as
he blinked at Jack and Janet his face
"Who! Who! What do you do in a
blizzard?" he hooted.
"Why, we stay indoors by the fire,"
"Then take these Robins and Blue
Birds in by the fire with you," said
Judge Owl. "You wanted them to
come back from the South in a hurry
and here they are. Be good to them
and I'll bring spring as soon as I
can." And what did Judge Owl do but
pop back into his snug house and shut
the door. He had loaded all his
troubles on Jack and Janet.
Jack and Janet thought fast. Their
homes were not large enough for all
those birds. Then Jack got an idea.
"Hurrah!" he shouted. "I know the
very place. Our school has a snug
attic. There is a hole in the window
by which you can creep in. There
you will be nice and cozy until Old
Man Winter goes back North and
Spring comes from the South. And
every day we school children will
bring you food Hurrah Hurrah!"
And that is just what was done.
The Robins and the Blue Birds were
saved from the storm, the Crows
were Cooled, and Judge Owl brought
bpring as fast as he could which i
maae everybody happy except the
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loaded all hl troubles on
Jack and Janet.
(Next week will be told how blue
Jay plana to get rich.)
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In the Matter of the Estate of Cather
ine Cleora Loveland, Late of Paia,
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
All persons having claims against
the above estate are hereby notified
to present the same duly authenticat-
eu even n secured by mortgage, to
the undersigned at Kahului, Maui
Territory of Hawaii, within six (6)
months from date of first Dublicutinn
hereof, or they will be forever barred. 1
Date of first publication August 3rd I
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Testament of Catherine Cleoia
E. R. BEVINS,
Attorney for Executor.
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