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title: 'The Garden Island. (Lihue, Kauai, H.T.) 1902-current, April 30, 1912, Page 7, Image 7',
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THE GARDEN ISLAND, TUESDAY, APRIL 30 1912
Will be given by The
If you wish to see your lady friend secure one of these valuable prizes, nominate her at the beginning of the
contest. A good early start is half the battle. REMEMBER-Every candidate has an EQUAL Chance.
FIRST GRAND PRIZE
A CLASSY FORD RU
NABOUT WORTH SteOO
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SECOND GRAND PRIZE
Trip to Volcano of Kilauea and return with a two week's stop over at the Volcano
FIVE OTHER PRIZES
One Wutiful Solid Gold Watch, Fifty Dollars in Cash, One post card size Kodak, One Ladies handsome leather silver mounted dressing case and one handsomely designed
Library Lamp. READ THE CONDITIONS BELOW
On reading wi.ae ...lumi Headlines, two
questions will qu.it. iUi.uUiii occur lo evxry
reader IS iHio A l-AKEV and
HOW CAN THE GARDEN IS
LAND AFFORD TO BECOME
SO GENEROUS? in an swering
these queries, The Garden Island realizes
that it has to keep apace with the times and
by making this generous offer is confident
that the general public will appreciate its
efforts and give it their hearty co-operation.
As our population grows, Tub Garden Is
land is determined to grow.
NOW LADIES, within the next nine
weeks, more than One Thousand Dollars
worth of prizes (including the beautiful auto
mobile) will be won by someof you. WHO
WILL BE THE LUCKY ONES?
This depends entirely upon your own efforts
and will not cost you a cent. Some one in
nine weeks' time will be driving around in
this dainty car, for we promise to teach the
lucky winner its manipulation, and THIS
MIGHT AS WELL BE YOU. And
now we will explain to you how to go about
it. First of all, cut out and fill in the NO
MINATION BALLOT and send
same to the CONTEST MANAGER
at the office of The Garden Island. This
qualifies you as a contestant, and gives you
1000 votes. Then tell your friends that you
are GOING TO WIN the automobile,
and you will be surprised at the amount of
help these friends will give you and how
quickly your votes will mount up.
No one connected with the The Garden
Island is eligible to take part in this contest.
THESE PRIZES BELONG TO
THE PUBLIC AND THE PUB
LIC WILL GET THEM. Candi
dates who enter this contest do not neces
sarily have to be subscribers to this paper.
NOW GENTLEMEN -within the
nine weeks, 7 ladies will receive seven val
uable prizes given by The Garden Island.
Havn't YOU any lady friend whom you
like to see win an automobile or a trip to the
ACT NOW Fill in the Nomination
Ballot in your friend's name, cut out and
send to the Contest Manager. This will
qualify hei as a contestant and entitle her
to 1000 votes; the rest is up to you or if
SHE has already been nominated register
your votes in her favor and help her win.
SHE WILL BE PLEASED.
These prizes are gifts from The Garden
Island, and we mean it when we say that
they will be given away absolutely free.
Every step in the contest will be published.
The nominations as they are received, the
votes as they are registered week by week,
and finally the names of the lucky winners
of our handsome prizes. Remember there
are SEVEN PRIZES. Don't put off
sending in your nomination. The early' bird
catches the worm, and when the worm is an
$800 automobile", surely its worth getting up
INRTRUCTIONS FOR VOTING
Kutcr the name of the young lady whom
you wish to secure one of the valuable prizes,
or better still, get the young lady to enter
her name, and then vote for her. Those
who get in at the start have the best chance
at winning! So don't delay-. Huter um name
and your friends will do the rest.
DISTRICT 1 Includes Lihue proper.
DISTRICT 2 Includes that territory
on the Hanalei side of Lihue.
DISTRICT 3 All that territory on
the Waimea side of Lihue.
Remember that candidates from any dis
trict may secure votes from any or all of the
districts in fact from anywhere, but they
must state in which district they reside.
There are seven prizes in all.
The candidate receiving the greatest number
of votes will be awarded the $800 Classy Ford
The candidate who receives the next
greatest number of votes will be awarded a
trip to the Volcano of Kilauea and return
with a two week's stop-over at the volcano.
The candidate next in number of votes will
take her choice of the remaining five prizes,
and so on: these five valuable prizes consist
of One beautiful solid Gold Watch, Fifty
Dollars in Cash, One Post-Card Size Kodak,
One Ladies' handsome solid leather, silver
mounted dressing case, and one handsomely
designed Library Lamp.
Any single lady, is eligible to compete pro
viding the conditions set forth below are
Candidates must reside in the district in
which they are competing.
No candidate will be allowed to transfer
votes to another after receiving them for her
self. Kvery candidate must be nominated on
blanks printed in the Garden Island, or a
similar blank hirnished by the Contest De
No statement or promise made by any
solicitor, canvasser or agent, varying from the
rules as set forth wdl be recognized by the
All coupons must be neatly trimmed and
fastened together before sending them to this
department or dropping them i n the post
oilice or they will be rejected.
No employee or member of employee's
fanrly of the Garden Island can enter this
All questions that may arise will be deter
mined by the contest manager and his decision
will be final.
All money paid to the contestants on sub
scriptions must be sent direct to the contest
manager. We will acknowledge receipt of
all remittances and special ballots will be
issued and forwarded to the candidate.
Contestants who live in one district are not
prevented from securing votes or subscriptions
in any other locality as votes are allowed on
any paid or prepaid subscriptions. If an or
der for a subscription is sent in with the
money, voles will he issued in favor of any
contestant that the writer may designate and
be returned to the subscriber or mailed to the
candidate if desired. In no case will any
change be made that is not of equal fairness
to all candidates.
The Garden Island reserves the right to
make any changes or additions to the above
conditions that may be deemed necessary in
tlie interest of the contestants.
In accepting nominations ail candidates must accept and
agree to the above conditons.
Good for Face Value in the
THIS COUPON COUNTS
GOOD UNTIL MAY 12, 1912
j-i. u 1 L .. ' T
Coupon must be in post office before expiration date
and trimmed or they will not be counted.
6 Months $1.50; 5oo votes
1 Year $2.50; 1000 votes
2 Years $5.00; 10,000 votes
3 Years .$7.50; 20,000 votes
4 Years $10.00; 40,000 votes
5 Years $12.50; 100,000 votes
For ten years subscription to the Gar
den Island we will allow 250,000 votes.
..This Ballot, when properly filled out and brought or
mailed to the office of The Garden Island will count
Name of Candidate
Only one of these ballots will be placed to the credit of
any one candidate.
Prospective Candidates wishing information should Phone 24, The Garden Island Contest Manager
Address all Communications to Contest Manager, The Garden Island, Telephone 24L
CONTEST CLOSES JULY