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THE GARDEN ISLAND TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1913
(THE GARDEN ISLAND
TUESDAY FEB. 18th. 1913.
Entered at the post office at
Lihue, Kauai, as secohd-class
Subscription Rates $2.50 Per
Year, gl.50 von six months"
Adverting Rates, , 75 Cents
An IKch Per Month.
E. .HI iJRipGEWATER,. Editor
K. C' rtoPPER, MANAGER
A FAMOUS"-doctor savs'- Hint mail
has notTlithproydd any '-iii 7,000
yearsPAit ldok odt'for him in the
next 7,000, Doc.
A Pennsylvania man tried to
.send a'cat-by parcels post.- Uncle
Sam Jsu'rely' did hot contemplate
such a cat-astrophe as that, when
he established the system.
When Turkey goes out of busi
ness in Europe the old bird will
have a big lot of ultimatums on
hand.-'The allies send the sultan
one about every day.
IrlHUE i s feeling pretty good
thank-ye'.'over the completion of
her mhy'bank and postpffice build
ing and she' l s not ashamed to ad
mit that she has needed it for some
Ik it! be" true that President Wil
son is going to consider efficiency
and merit alone in filling the post-
omces, ,Ye, Editor is mighty apt
to lose .out. He has no particular
merit except the merit of persis
How- much more powerful the
president of the United States is
than the king of England. Not all
the king's horses and all the king's
men could have prevented the
coronation week in London but
Mr. Wilson knocked out the in
augural ball with a single letter,
It is mighty hard for an ordinary
mortal to get at the meat of the
Panama canal toll business. Those
who advocate free coastwise ships
say that opposition to i t comes
from transcor 'ental railroads
And those who oppose free ship
say that the scheme of free coast
wise ships. is the old ships subsidy
popping up in a new form. A n
if each side l s correct, ..then the
country is surely between t h
devil and the deep sea.
more imposing structure of the
consolidated school, symbol o f
Even the literature on rural
education shows the effects of the
practical application of what were
formerly . only theories. Current
bulletins of the Bureau of Educa
tion describe the training of rural
school-teachers, not as sdmething
that might be done, but as some
thing that has been done and is
done everyday. It is no longer the
problem of knowing what ought
to be done, but of doing it the
p r o b 1 e m of disseminating the
knowledge that is already available
The realization o f this signi
ficance of rural education marks a
turning point in American history.
For the better part of a century
American education developed one--
sidedly as a city and town matter.
To live irrUhe country was to be
isolated from the better things of
civilization including education .
That the population of the United
States was and is predominantly
rural did not seem to enter .the
question. There was a feeling that
the country would take care of it
self; that the "little red school
house" could accomplish every
thing with nothing; that there was
an lnexnaustiDie supply ot country
school-teachers willing to handle
an assortment o f youngsters of
varying ages and abilities, do
janitor chores and perform the
numerous other duties of the old
time schoolmaster, all for a few
dollars per week, with utter dis
regard of the increased cost o f
The awakening from this stale
of blissful indifference toward
country life and country educa
tion did not come until the dritt
from country to city had become
one of the startling pheiioniina of
the age. Then economists exhort
ed boys to stay on the farm"
but the exhortation came too late
wnat boy was going to stay on
the farm when opportunity seem
cd to be everywhere else? There
were no adequate educational
facilities for him in the country
nothing to guide him in his desire
to get along m the world: so he
went to join the city throng and
help diminish the, producing power
of the fundamental class in
society the agriculturists.
Kurai education can not mime
diately and entirely reverse thi
process, but it is the first essential
step. Better rural schools will not
only tend to equalize the ad van
tages of city and country in edu
cational opportunity; they wil
meet the greatest economic need
of our time by increasing the effi
ciency of the coming generation
as producers on the land.
The new nickel soon to take the
place of the nickel which has been
in use for many- -years, will have
the American bison on one side
and on the other the American In
ctian. There will be no V", and
the goddess of liberty has disap
n uuesni matter n crw many
changes they make and 'Whether
the wild injun. chases the fair cod
dess off of .one side of-Uiccoin and
the wild buffalo roams on the other
side just so the e pluribus unum'
is allowed to remain. This is' tlie
Latin for "one from many" and
signifies that of so many nickles
coine,d Ye Editor's proportion. is
. . niuitE are
WHAT THE Higus. that
COUNTFtY SCHOOLS the rural
ARE.DOING - schools are
,;, i ' UtlllStfOIll
ing into itheu- .own. , Along tile
neglected facoi in: American ' 'edu
cation, they.re. now in. process' of'
a regneratipn that js as thorough
going as it, is necessary. ..i
It is not mer.-elythati-ediioators
have turned their attention to "the
problem; ;i t',,-is -jiot merely -that
much is currently written on the
subject one,-fourth of the bulletins
published in. 4912 by the. United
States Bureau , of Education deal
directly with rural education; it
is rather .that theory has given
place to practice; that the work of
rural education's actually -under
Teachers, of experience armed
with the essential facts of rural
life, acquaintedjwith the needs of
the communities they serve, sincere
m their faith in the, country as the
place to live in and build up citi
zenship, are. doing for the rural
districts what, the pioneer teachers
of formev generations did for the'
city and the -town..
These rural teachers are actually
accomplishing the work that has'
so long been merely talked- about.
Old one-room ram-sndckle school
houses are torn down to make
way for attractive little buildings,
not necesi.ar;Jy.i. larger than the
old, but built on. sound principles
of beauty ami utility; or, frequen
tly, the place., o f . the discarded
building has .been .taken by the
Lihue Union Church, Foreign
Rev. J. M. Lydgate, pastor.
Church Service II a. m. Except
the last Sunday of the month
Sunday School 10:30 a. m.
Lihue First Church, Hawaiian
Rev. Wm. Raman, pastor.
' Church Service 11 a. m. Sunday
School 10 a. m.
In The Circuit Court Oi' The
Fifth Circuit Territory Ob
' . Hawaii!
At-.Chambers In Probate.
' In the matter of the Onnrrlinti
snip or uaviu Keaiaiiula, a minor
Order of notice of h
r. f .. - ----....fa
,reuuon ipr allowance ot hnal ac
1 On reading and filing the peti
lion and accounts of It. flmstw
of Riverside, California, Guardian
off'wherein he asks to he nil
. - V- VA
51,385.70 and charges himself
wmi ?i,oa.uv aim asks that the
same' may be examined and ap
proved, and that a final order may
be made of distribution of the pro
perty remaining in his hands to
the persons theroto entitwi nr,A
discharging him and his sureties
from all further responsibility as
It is ordered', that MnmW ti,
jru day ot March a. d. 1913, at
ten o'clock a. m. before the Judge
of said court at the
the said court at Lihue Island of
Kauai, be and the
appointed as the time and place
for hearing said Petition and ac
counts, and that all persons in
terested may then and tli rTV in.
pear and show cause, if nnv
have, w.hy the same should 'not be
granted, and mav nresent Ptrilnx
as" to who are entitled to the said
Dated at Lihue. Knim! f i, ; c
12th. day of February lQi.r
By the Court:
A. U. KAUUJKOU,
Attorney for Guardian.
D. Wm. Dean,
Feb 18 and 25, 1913.
When we secured the services of Hartwig" Hard
crs niasteV brewer of one of the most famous
mainland breweries we did so with the determi
nation of making our beer the equalof that brewed
anywhere. And in this we have succeeded be
yond our greatest expactioiis. Our
is not only on a par with the mainland leaders but
enjoys certain advantages not possessed by them.
It's "Brewed to Suit the Climate" and contains
n o preservatives. Guaranteed oosolutely pure
under the Food and Drugs Act of June 30, 1906.
Patronize your home industry.
HONOLULU BREWING & MALTING CO.,
Ke-const ruction or old. r&
Re-construction of old
jewelry. New settings for
Telephone 642 1 . P. O. Box 54
HONOLULU SCRAP IRON CO.
C. H. BROWN, Manager
SCRAP IRON, BRASS, COPPER, AND
SECOND - HAND MACHINERY
aujkauii.a St., near Electric Power Station.
Waimea Machine & Automobile Works
Geo. A.r Bertratrf, Proprietor1.
General machine, Automobile and gas
engine repairs auto supplies, v
AGENTS FOR ACETELINE GAS LIGHTING CO.
. . .
V. i '
We Are equipped with the very highest grade
American machine tools and our facilities for' the
handling of automobile repair work are
Our efforts are to please our patrons, and a
trial will prove to you how easily it is done.
WE DELIVER THE GOODS
Waimea Machine & Automobile Works
Tel. 32 W. WAIMEA, KAUAI. P. O. Box K.
FOURTH TAXATION DIVI-
S1UN, ISLANDS OF KAUAI
AND NIIHAU. TERRITORY
'In accordance with Section 1268.
Revised Laws of Hawaii, as
amended by Sec, 1" of Act 89 S.
Lv 1905. the following list of De
linquent Taxpayers is hereby "pub
lished, comprising Taxes for the
year '1912 remaining unpaid on
December 31, 1912, including 10
Penalty, Advertising Costs, and
Interest at the rate of 10 per
Delinquent List for the year 1912.
Kalaluhi Rdbert Heirs of 8 2.05
Kaona Ulmvehi 1.70
Miller Moses 5.40
Prendergast J. K. Mrs. 1.40
Delinquent List for the year 1912.
Aloiau & Co. $ 45.25
Cummings Hoopii Mrs. 9.60
Kauo Mrs. K. Heirs of 2.60
Kauhoe J. Mrs. Heirs of 9.65
Kaina Josia 6.45
P, Kakimilo, Heirs of 7.45
Luka Mrs. Lillian
Magoon J. A. Trustee
Delinquent List forthe year 1912.
Alapai Pale Mrs. $ 2.85
Urdus' Mary Ann Mrs. ' 4.10
Kaaloa L. Mrs. Heirs.of- 4.50
Ekatila, Sam.M, Heirs of 2.85
Kahee Charles K. . 6.05
Kinney K. W. v 3.80
Konahakuole Heirs of. 1 .60
Meudiola John P. ( 11.00
Pueueu Mary ' l.io
I Lund at ICiilaIn,n Ciraiit '21
-I " ' l'ilan 1,. O. A. (K2J1
L " " " U1M310L.O.A.
Let Us Do Your
Territorial Messenger Service
I hereby certify that the ore
going is a correct, list of the De
linquent Taxpayers of the Fourth
Taxation Division, Territory of
Hawaii for the year 1912, to the
best of my knowledge and, belief.
J. K. Fari.kv,
Assessor Fourth Taxation Division
Koloa. Kauai, December 31, 1912.
Hon. A S. Wilcox was a return
ing passenger on Wednesday's Ki-nau.
Miss' Kaui Wilcox returned from
Sperry flour t h e oest every
where,' the bakers declare. tf .
M. A. Nicoll representing the
Sperry Flour Co., is making his
regular trip among Kauai's m6r
chants. Paul Schmidt of Hackfeld & Co.,
came up on the Wednesday ferry
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Wherever electricity supersedes steam or gasoline engine
drive there is elfected a great saving of money.
MOST CONVENIENT, SANITARY
AND RELIABLE POWER .
t We are prepared to make recommendations and furnish prices
for the installation of motors for industrial application.
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