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THE GARDEN ISLAND. TUESDAY. JULY 3, 1917.
THE GARDEN ISLAND
Issued Every Tuesday Morning
Kenneth C. Hopper
J. M. Lydgate
The Time For Patriotism
We have been living in tlio midst of cosmopolitan, or ptn nlien in
fluences ho louR tlint we liave forgotten more or less wliat patriotsm
means Perhaps nome, brought up here, never knew ami have the lesson
all to learn.
These are the days to recover it, or it need be, to learn it from the
start. With our County at war, calling loudly for loyal service and seek
ing to place its real friends, this is the time to tly our colors and show
where we stand, unmistakably, by both word and deed.
And if there are any neople anywhere who ought to be loyal and
patriotic to the United States it is surely we of Hawaii. We owe to them
our very existence as a people; we owe to them our ideals, our civiliza
tion, our prosperity our safety.
For nearly half a century now the American has been pouring bene
fits into our midst with an unstinted hand. We have been made from
the ground up by this generous poliev, surely we cannot afford to
forget our obligation. Having enjoyed the bounty of America during all
these years we cannot be daf to the call of allegiance or recreant to the
demand for service in the hour of need. Henetieiaries in prosperity, we
surely cannot be slackers in emergency. And we vfill not; Hawaii will
hold her own in loyalty and patriotism with any like community in the
land and will do her share in the forefront of all the rest.
Join The Red Cross
We beg to call attention to the notice in another column, in regard
to the Red Cross Campaign to secure at h ast "()0 member for Kauai.
And then having read the same, we beg you to ready for the fail
solicitor who shall wait upon von for your membership, and that of your
family and your' servants.
This is an every-iruwis affair. There are are other ways in' which
the well-to-do classes will bear their special burdens and make their
special contributions; you may not be able to get in there; this is Un
democratic opportunity. For the very small sum of $1.00 you can par
ticipate in this most vital and most indispensable service to your country ;
no one should fail to get in on it.
An ideal suburban village has been growing up just outside of Lihue,
almost unnoticed it may be, for the housing of the Grove Farm Labor.
.Contrary to the common hit-or-miss custom of many Plantation in by
gone days, these houses are being built according to a most careful and
intelligent plan, and in keeping with the best requirements of sanitation
The houses themselves are neat, artistic and convenient. There are
cement cooking ranges and washing sinks for each house; stationary
cement tubs in batteries for laundry purposes; concrete fitted baths
with hot writer appliances of the kind so dear to the heart of the Jan:
an abundant water supply, cool and pure, from the mountains, laid on
in each house; careful sanitary provision for drainage by means of open
cement drains that can easily be Hashed clean ; every thing open and
clear for easy inspection, ('onerous litrie gardensurround these cottages
that are already showing flowers and the promise of shade and fruit
trees. And l ist of all these ideal cottages, already some 50 or so in
number, are ranged along a broad macadamized street, so that they will
enjoy more or less ot the social amenities ot Inc.
This is practical philanthropy and good business at the same tinn
Surely such generous treatment ought to go .far toward making labor
contented and happy, which must also mean clheient and reliable.
Cirltfn nln A , ' L ''' ,Sti im' to ' ft rl11sl Volunteer aid
LAU dUd II UI11 rtlllCI lldll ; to the sick and wounded of the army
1 i - , .
n j n rj 11 aim navy in wine oi war; to act m
KeO LrOSS ramPnltt1"a,t'('1'volunteerrelicf; and.in
I accord with the naval and military
The American Red Cross is an
association of more than 300,000
American citizens, organized locally
in chapters, branches and auxiliar
ies, governed by a central committee
with headquarters in Washington,
I). ('. Its accounts are audited by
the War Department.
We intend to raise its' membership
to more than 1,000,000. Will you
President Wilson says: ''A large
well-organized and ellieient Red
Cross is essential. It is both a
patriotic and humane service that
is rendered by every citizen who
becomes a member of the American
Ex-President Roosevelt says: "1
hope that all the patriotic and
humane men, women and children
of the United States, who are able
to do so, will give the lied Cro.-s
their support by becoming members
of our national organization."
The purposes of the American Red
authorities, to serve as u medium of
communication between the people
ot the United States and their army
and navy; to continue and cany on
a system ot national and interna
tional relief in time ot peace, and
to apply the same in mitigating th
sullering caused by pestilence, fa
mine, tire, Hoods and other great
national calamities; and to devise
and carry on measures for prevent
ing sucli calamities.
Membership. Any citizen or rcsi
dent of the United States, or of its
dependencies, may become a mem
her of the American Red Cross bv
paying the membership fee, an
ending us hi name and address.
MeiiilHiship imposes no obliga
i : . , i . . .
nun in pi rsonai service either in
time of war or peace. It is not I.
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in- loiiiuscu wiui enroiiineiu .'or
Com par.s lively few persons can
serve the Red Cross in the field.
Hut everyone can serve at home by
becoming a member, by getting Lis
friends to join, and by spreading a
knowledge of the work, and by
participating in the work of the lo
npROUBLES and mosquitos
are a lot alike. Neither
one stays 'round a place whar
that's plenty o' good .
VELVET Is a good pipe smoke V
Time to think of New
At least once every year there is some room in the
home that is ready for re-papering, Owin to the old
paper being soiled, ragged, out of stvle or tiresome.
Fioni our immense stocks of wall-papers of every
description and at every kind of price, you will be able
to choose most pleasing patten; at a moderate cost.
If vou are so situated as to be unable to call at our
store, write us, stating what your preferences are, and
about the amount of money you wish to spend, what
sort of rooms are to be papered, etc. and we will glad
ly send vou samples of appropiiate paper, for you to
Lewers & Cooke,
Order It By Mail!
Oni Mau. Oupku Dki'a'htmkxt is excep
tionally well equirped to handle all your Drug
and Toilet wants thoroughly and at once.
We will pay postage on all orders of 50? and
over, except the following:
Mineral Waters, Ruby Foods, (ilassware
and articles of unusual weight and small
Non-Mailable: Alcohol, Strychnine,
Rat poisons, Iodine, Ant . poison, Mer
cury Antiseptic Tablets, Lyso!, Car
bolic Acid, Gasoline, Turpentine, Ben
zine and all other poisonous or in
If your order is very heavy or contains much
liquid, we sugitest that ,m u have it sent by
Benson, Smith & Co., Ltd.
"Service Every Second"
The Rexal Store Honolulu
For re-roofing every kind of Mill or Plantation building,
is the least expensive, because it
Years of careful experiment and the most highly per
fected processes have made it possible to make
an iron that is
99.84 per cent. Pure
And hundreds of historical examples prove that Pure
Iron resists rust better than any mixture of iron
whether in the form of sleel or not.
Armco Iron Corrugated Roofing, Culverts and structural iron.
Honolulu Iron Works Go.
Agent for Hawaiian Islands.
Gas Generating Plants
for isolated homes and plantation
camps. Makes gas for cooking and
lighting, Reduces large annual
fuel expense in labor camps,
Catton, Neill, & Co., Ltd.
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