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THE GARDEN ISLAND TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 1912
THE GARDEN ISLAND
TUESDAY NOV. 5th. 1912.
Entered at the post office at
Lihue, Kauai, as second-class
Subscription Rates $2.50 Per
Year, $1.50 for six months
Advertising Rates, 75 Cents
An Inch Per Month.
E. D. Bridgewater, Editor
K. C. Hopper, Manager
ccptancc of the bible in the public
schools of that state. "Mauv ot
the children in the public schools
of this country are obsolutely igno
rant of the real nature of God, or
the elements of Christianity," says 1
one of the prime movers in t'-e
new plan. With the variety of Gods j
now in this Territory, it would he:
difficult to see what would be the!
outcome of a mixture of Gods and
Vn must admit tliat
many men have ex
isted o f admirable
dispiisition and virtue
who, without learn
ing, bv the almost divine instinct
of their own mere nature, have
been with their own record, as it
were, moderate and wise men. We
may even add this: that very often
nature without learning has had
more to do with leading men to
credit and to virture than learning
when not assisted by a good,
natural disposition. And we might
also contend that when, to an ex
cellent and admirable natural dis
position, there is added a certain
system of training of education,
than from that combination arises
a n extraordinary perfection of
The only way to reduce the cost
of living is by dying.
The Frisco Railroad Co., has
been indicted for overcharges on
coffin shipments. This is certainly
a grave charge.
In the- history of Kauai there
I has never yet been a generous deed
of more importance and everlast
ing good to our young peopio,
than the one which Rufus Spald
ing has done in setting aside a
certain sum of money, the inte
rest of which will be spent in the
education of worthy and ambitious
young women, ine act or .Mr.
Spalding is one which 1 he Gar
den Island has advocated, to
the elfect that a certain sum of
money be donated by our philan
thropists, the interest upon which
would do the identical thing which
Mr. Spalding's arrangements will
Mr. Spalding's gift indicates
thoughlfulness and consideration
for his fellowinen which is cha
racteristic of the man, and a hick
of selfishness which is so rarely
encountered among the class of
men most able to duplicate his
highly commendable act. Long
may he live to enjoy the blessings
of the beneficiaries of his noble
L. Y. TIM
lias entered the rent ser
vice, and has provided him
self with a big
Special attention paid to
commercial travelers. Rea
sonable rates to all parts of
B THERE'S HEALTH AND HAPPINESS IN
AND SATISFACTION IN PATRONIZING
A HOME PRODUCT
Greater Inexperience. Newest Methods and Perfect Grapes Have Produced a Delicious,
Bright, Clear, Rich and Pure Table Wine that Surpasses Even California's Famed Vintages.
ON SALE WHEREVER GOOD GOODS ARE SOLD.
LOVEJOY & CO., LTD. Wholesale Liquor Deakrs
HONOLULU, T. H.
I 1 1 a
rm n n -n 1 m tk ri iiTniriiwiTniMTMh
A Progressive is a fellow who
progresses out of the other fellow's
party into yours. A standpatter
is your own fellow who stays with
And now Teddy says he be
lieves in the presidential recall.
Just let him wait a minute and see
the people recall Taft and laud
Another funny thing about the
American people is that they will
shut your front door when the
thermometer is 90 in the shade
and leave it open when it is 30.
A Discussion arose the other
day as to whether a man can eat a
quail every day for 30 days. It is
not a question of days with Ye
Editor. It is a question of quails.
Abraham Lincoln has lost
another cousin. This time it was
Capt. David C. Hanks, of Illinois,
87 years old. This mortality among
Lincoln's cousins i s something
The average life of a five dollar
bill is said to be two years. Not
being very intimate with Bill's
life, habits and location, Ye Editor
is not prepared either to deny or
verify this statement.
An exchange says that a sneak
thief entered the room where a
young lady was asleep and stole
$25.00 from her stocking which
she was wearing at the time. This
was a literal interpretation of pull
ing the leg.
IT is said that in the last half
century an average of twelve years
has been added to the period of
human life. And in the same
period the cost o f keeping the
breath going has more than kept
up with the increased length of
There is one thing about the
single tax amendment that hasn't
been fully brought out and when
it is, will make the people think a
few before voting for it, and that
is, it removes the limit of taxation ,
which was placed upon it by con
stitutional or legislative enact
ment, u n d e r the single tax
scheme, the tax power is unlimited
An exchange says that Taft
sailed from Wood's Hole, Oct. 13.
He has probably arrived at another
hole by this time.
When the parcel post system is
inaugurated January 1, a new
series of postage stamps designed
especially for the new service, will
b e placed o n sale. Postmaster
General Hitchcock has perfected
arrangements for the engraving
and manufacture of a series of
twelve stamps of a novel size and
These stamps will be somewhat
larger than tne ordinary potage
stamps and will be so distinctive
in color and design as to prevent
possible confusion with the stamps
used for other classes o f mail.
There will be three series of de
signs in the issue.
The first series will illustrate
modern methods of transporting
mail, one stamp showing the mail
on a railway train, auotner an
ocean mail steamship, a third
stamps o f the automobile's now
used in the postal service, and, a
fourth the dispath of mail by aero
plane. In the second series there
will be shown at work in their
several environments the four great
classes of postal employes, namely
postoffice clerks, railway mail
clerks, city letter carries and rural
delivery carriers. The third series
will give four industrial scenes,
showing the principal sources 'of
the products that are to be trans
ported s o extensively by parcel
Who was the greatest woman in
all history? Two hundred teachers
answered the question and with
enthusiasm a n d unanimity the
Judges awarded the prize to the
one who made this reply: "The
wife of the farmer of moderate
means who does her own cooking,
washing, ironing, sewing, brings
up a family of boys and girls to be
useful members of society, and
finds time for intellectual improvement."
HARTWIG HARDERS, the Mil-
waukee Brewmaster, has personal su
pervision of every bottle brewed. He is
drawing a salary that would make you
gasp because he knows his business.
He has given us a beer ideally brewed
under ideal conditions. It does not have
to be doped, because it is "brewed to suit
-You get the benefit of this if you get
ORDER A CASE FOR FAMILY USE
HONOLULU BREWING & MALTING CO.,
P. O. Box 54
HONOLULU SCRAP IRON CO.
C. II. BROWN, Manager
SCRAP IRON, BRASS, COPPER, AND
SECOND - HAND MACHINERY
alekauila St., near Elkctric Power Station.
Wholesale Liquor Dealer
Complete Line of Oriental Goods
lelephone No. 102. Branch v aluawa, Telephone No. 7.
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TRENT TRUST CO., Ltd.
Member Honolulu Stock and Bond Exchange
Real Estate, Insurance,. Trusts
WANTED Two or three first-class
agents on Kauai.
"Fansteel" Electric Iron
Best on the Market
Honolulu Electric Co., Ltd.
House Wiring and Electrical Fixtures
Heating Apparatus of All Kinds
"Columbia" Drawn-wire Tungstan Lamps
Motors and Dynamos, all sizes in stock
PLANT INSTALLATION AND REPAIRS
can be effected by the use of electric
We are the agents for the Westing
house Electrical Apparatus and will fur
nish estimates on the cost of installing
Hawaiian Electric Co., Ltd.
HONOLULU VULCANIZING WORKS
V. V. NEWELL, Manager.
Kapiolani Building, Honolulu.
i supplied with
Our shop cinploves onlv skilled workmen, i
cvi.iv luuuuiu upiuuice aim lsuie only Up-lO-U;
plant in the Islands.
Our RETREADING is done by-experienced men from lcpu
All We Ask Is A Trial
Kauai Orders Solicited
Lihue Poultry Farm
P. O. Box 1(16. Lihue. Kauai
Evkky f e w days Ve Editor
gets an article written bv somebodv
in favor of the theory that there is
no hell. And about the time
the argument is beginning to
soak in he is subjected to treat-1
nient at the hands of his fellowinen !
which convincess him that there is !
a hell and a good hot one at that. !
According to a n exchange,
Missouri has kicked over the .
traces of lawlessness, evidenc e of
which is found in an almost suc
cessful attempt to compel the ac-1
Cor. Fort ,t Kit. Sl., IImimIiiIu
Rooms by the day, week
or month single or in
OPEN DAY and NIGHT
Kauai trade solicited
MRS. C. A. BLAISDELL,
If you desire a good sewing ma
chine, ring up 1 77L., and R. Maehala
He can also
of styles in
you a demonstration on the
drop case Wilcox &; Gibbs.
show you an assortment
the new store at Nawili-
YOU OWE IT TO YOURSELF TO USE AN
R. MAEHALA, Agent
Tel. 177L. Store at Nawiliwili.
The ACME AUTOMATIC ADJTSTABLE DRESS FORM
is more necessary to the well gowned woman than is her mirror.
The use ot the ACME ADU'STABLE DRESS FORM insure to
the Home Dressmaker the swinging, graceful lines in all the
garments made up over it so much sought alter by the fash
ionable modistes. Order one now at New York prices:
SA CHS DR Y GOODS CO.
V. O. Box 566