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THE GARDEN ISLAND.
THE GARDEN ISLAND
TUESDAY JANUARY 16. 1912.
Issued- livery Tuesday.
Entered at the post office at
Lihue, Kauai, as second-class
SniscRtrrtox Ratks $2.50 Pick
YliAR, SI. 50 VOK SIX MONTHS
Advertising Ratios, 50 Cunts
. An Inch Pku Month.
Front Page Advertising'
Rates $3.00 Per Square Inch
H. 11. Ukidc.kwatkk, Koitok
K. C. Hoitku, Manac.icu
Tim rumor that Tlie Weekly
Times, Maui's up-to-date little
paper is about to take over the
Maui News i n order to add a
comic supplement to its publica
tion, clearly indicates a survival of
Thk men who do a town more
harm than good, may be class
ed as followed: First, those who
oppose improvement. Second,
those who run it down to stran
gers. Third, those who never ad
vertise their business.
Till! advantage the automobile
has over the horse was fully dem
onstrated last week when Super
vising Principal H. II. Urodie ac
companied by Normal Inspector
Gibson made the following record:
Leaving Hanapepe at nine o'clock,
they proceeded to Kapaa where
they visited the school and were
ready to depart for Hauamaulu at
ten-forty. They reached the latter
school at eleven-fifteen where they
paid their respects after which they
left for Lihue, arriving there at
twelve thirtv. Considering t h e
distance between Kapaa and Hana
pepe to be thirtv miles, and the
fact that no less than three inspec
tions were made, the work accom
plished in a little more than three
hours would have been out of the
question without a machine.
wij owe it to tne community m
which we live to do everything we
can in every way possible that will
be to its advantage. Our neigh
bor's prosperity, means a great dcil
more to us than someone's who
lives elsewhere. Vc 'V.ould bear
this in mind in buying our goods.
We can afford to pay our home
man a arm price lor ins wares
rather than send our money away,
Knowing as we do, tnat even-
dollar spent with our citizens will
help in sustaining schools, church
es and public institutions. It pays
richly to patronize home industry
Thk Maui News in its last is
sue, devoted a column to a spasm
over a write-up this, paper had giv
en regarding a bowling contest at
the Kegel Club in which one of
the Maui bowlers had participated.
The editor, after alluding to our
write-up, and terming it "hot air,"
set to and published our article ver
batim! . There is nothing unusual
about this any further than the fact
that the Maui News for once at
least contained interesting reading
on its first page. If our contem
porary would apply some of Tuic
Gakdkn Island's "exuberance"
to its own use instead of run
ning so much boiler plate and in
most instances four coin m n s
of seven day-old wireless news it
would not be such a bad old rag.
Keep an eye on the man who
tries to flatter you.
Curtain lectures reach a man by
A 48-inch chest is no evidence
that a man is big-hearted.
The family ties of some actors
are between two steel rails.
More people have the gift of gab
than the gift of silence.
Ability is a good thing to have
concealed about our person.
A girl doesn't mind taking cold
provided her clothes look all
Flattery is better than peroxide
for making a brunette light-headed.
If a man has a bad reputation
it's easy for him to live dowu to it, ,
Mrs. Lydia Hcrtha Miller, pass
ed away at the home of her daught
er in Honolulu, on Tuesday, Jan.
2nd., 1912, at 4 i M. at the age of
51 years, 1 1 months and 5 days,
death resulting: from heart failure, j
Deceased had been in Honolulu
since last September to which place
she had gone in quest of better
health and had to all appearance,
entirely recovered and was in the
act of returning to her home in Ko
loa when death's messenger called
her to her eternal home. She had
taken leave of her friends and com
pleted arrangements to sail on
Tuesday's Kiuau, b u t Tuesday
morning she was found by one of
her daughters lving unconcious
on her bedroom floor in which con
dition she remained until the end
came at four o'clock in the after
noon. Mrs. Henry Blake, a
daughter who resides in Koloa was
immediately wirelessed for, but
was unable to reach the bedside be
fore her mother had passed awav.
The deceased was a woman wide
ly known throughout the islands
for the deep interest she always
took in church work, having from
childhood displavcd characteristics
of a peaceful, loving Christian spi
rit. Her education was obtained
at St. Andrew's Priory under the
guidance of Sisters liealriee and
Albertina. Completing her educa
tion, she returned to her home in
Koloa, and here took up school
teaching under the direction of Dr.
J. W. Smith and wife in connec
tion with the Episcopal Church
with which she had been affiliated
from childhood. Later on she be
came identified with Dr. J. W.
Smith and sister.
At the age of 21, deceased was
united in marriage to E. C. Miller,
a highly respected young man in
the employ of the Koloa Plantation
in the capacity of mason. To this
happy union, eight children were
Special funeral services, conduct
ed by Rev. Hopwoood of the Ka
mehameha School, the institution
which all her children attended,
one of whom is at present a stu
dent there- was held at William's
undertaking parlors, a special choir
from the school rendering some
very touching music.
On Wednesday the Kinau. as a
special, brought the remain5., ac
companied by the family of the de
seased to Koloa where the body was
kept in state until the following
Sunday afternoon when funeral ser
vices was conducted by Rev. J. M.
Lydgate and Rev. Kaulili , at 3 p. m .
at which a special choir assisted,
interment taking place in the Koloa
Hawaiian Church cemetery.
The pall bearers were C. 15.
Hlake, Antone Perry, William El
liot, A. O. Kaulukon, John Xaki
niaile, Henry Sp.iulding.
Surviving are Fred Miller, Ko
loa: M. Miller, Honolulu: Mrs. H.
Hlake, Koloa; 1. K. Miller, Hono
lulu; C. E. Miller, Hilo; Charlie
Miller; Miss Albertina Miller. Nor
mal School, Honolulu; Miss Lydia
Miller, Kamehaiueha School, Hon
olulu, all of whom have the united
sympathy of the entire community
in their bereavement.
When a man tells you how many
eggs his hens lay it is proper to
It takes a smart man to stay out
much at night and find a really
A man's idea of business is to
act as if every one wanted to bor
row money of him.
After The Holidays
acknowledgements of Santa
Clans' favors from near and
far will be in order.
Thrum's Book & Sta
tionary Store, Honolulu, is
prepared to attend to all such
or other orders of Society,
Business or Office require
ments. Also, for home rcl'eruuc
use, o r mailing t o fi lends
abroad for its fund of infor
mation, is the
(its the .Wth. issue. ) an es
pecially strong historic re
search number with current
papers of timely inkiest and
latest revised tables. Fully
uptoits standard. Mailed to
any address for 85 cents
Office and Pocket Diaries
for Desk Calendar Fads
for l'JU, with o r without
Out of town orders
THOS, G. THRUM
Read the following list. It con
tains articles that, are hacked .by a
If you are athirst for
a real good glass of
beer, ask for
You'll pronounce it
the finest beer you
ever drank. It's
for this climate.
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Kvery steamer arriving in Honolulu is bringing new
merchandise to our store. Chilton and Xet Dresses in the ery
latest style, Kvening Coats. Shirtw.iisis and Tailored Suits.
A handsome b.ind-b: is a most appropriate gift for a l.ul .
We have a very choice selection to oiler Headed bags, Irish
Crochet, Velvet and Leather bags in the latest styles.
1'urc Irish Linen soft bleached and hand-embroidered
initials six in a box at $.uu and $2.50 per box.
Ladies stockings in lisle and silk hand embroidered Hlack
Silk Stockings at S.L5 a pair.
Madeira embroidered linen centerpieces plate and tumbler
doylies to match sold in sets and separate dozens 'also in
venise and clun . Mail orders entrusted to our care will receive
prompt and eaieful attention. Instructions as to shipping,
mailing and marking of packages will be attended to in such a
way that there will be no disappointment.
SACHS DRY GOODS CO.
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To c uif The CH m evte
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THE HIGH IDEALS OF 70 YEARS
TAKE DEFINITE FORM IN THE
finesl we've ever asked you to look at
and that's saying a great deal.
There's not a break in the chain of shapes
and dimensions covering a range so wide
that no man can say: "you haven't just
what I wanted. "
Knox soft i-iais, .$5.oo BEACON HATS
Knox Sliff Hals, $5.00 (Made byKnox)
Knox Silk Hals, $8.00 $3.50
Silvas Toggery, LdL
Up-to-date Livu'y. Draving and Hoarding Stable a d Auto- H
Liverv Business. n
AUTOMOBILE STAGE-LINE 1
BETWEEN LIHUE and KEKAHA I
Leaving Lihue every Monday, Wcdnisd.iv and Friday. 6
j Leaving Kekaha every luesday, IVirsdas and Saturday. a
I ARRIVING AT Till-IK DKSTIXATIOX IX THRKI-HOURS
W. WEBER Manager. -
I Telephone 4 W Waimea P. 0. Box 48
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II $tJ Christmas Gifts Sh
I 11 INCLUDES THE BEST IWl
TOILET REQUISITES (M
Si BENSON, SMITH & CO. SI
JpJJal Fori and Hotel St: .-. Honolulu VsS
Iff I -rf9sSiTii REXALLpfe M4
All ff BIBKr H
I The Oil
That Lubricates J
ij HONOLULU IRON
j WOKS CO. I
I AGKXTS FOR Tlilv IIAYVAIIAXI SLAXDS
READ THE GARDEN ISLAND $2.50