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THE GARDEN ISLAND. TUESDAY, OCT. 30. 1917.
THE GARDEN ISLAND
Issued Every Tuesday Morning
Kenneth C. Hopper
J. M. Lydgate
Advance In Patriotism
The patriotic rally hehf last Wednesday if significant of-a great
change that ha come over this Island in the last few years.
A few years ago a patriotic denionst ration was practically a- thing
unknown. Fourth of July to be cure was always observed, but mainly
as a dav of outing or junketing, being commonly celebrated by a demo
cratic picnic. Americanism Vas shy und retiring, and the stranger
dropped down into our midst might have been a little uncertain as to
our nationality. But of late our Americanism has crept out from under
covr, our national convictions have lecn clarified and strengthened, and
we have come to the fuller realization of the fact that thisisan American
community and has no reason to apologize for American conviction or
to hesitate alxiut American devotion.
Waimea Stables j
Up-to-date Livery, Draying and Boarding Stable and Auto- I
Livery Business. , J
BETWEEN LIHUE and KEKAHA I
Leaving Lihue every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, I
Leaving Kekaha every Tuesday. Thursdav and Saturday. J
ARRIVING AT THEIR DESTINATION IN THREE HOURS I
F. WEBER, Manager.
Telephone 43 W ' Waimea- P. O. Box 71 ft
The Religious Educational Campaign
It is. perhaps premature to judge definitely the extent and value of
the results of a campaign such a that now in progress in Li hue, since it
is largely of the nature of seed sowing begining?, the fruitage of which will
run into the years. The beginings of life are vastly significant because life
is a thing of vast possibilities; and most of all is the spiritual life a thing
of vast possibilities.
If only one hundred lives are affected for good, who can forecast
the salutary rr-sults running down through the years stirred into befog
bv this campaign?
This is the begining, not the end of blessing or endeavor. To plant
the seed is one thing, to cherish it to the full fruitage is another and
greater work; that is yet to come and merits the aid and interest of all
Save On Sugar
Our Government has received a request from the French Govern
ment that we release to them 100,000 tons of sugar for prompt delivery
to meet their immediate pressing needs.
France is on a ration, as are all the other Furopean countries, of
about 21 pounds of sugar per annum per person, or at the rate of lef-s
than an ounce a day, a little more than the weight of a silver dollar
The French people we are told will be entirely without sugar for the
balance of the year, until the new crop conies in, unless we make this
concession; it cannot be had from any other quarter.
Sugar is no longer a luxury; it lias come to be a necessity ; our
French allies must have it.
We in the United States i re using alxiut 00 pounds of sugar per an
num per person, or about 4 ounces a day. To accede to this request of
France and release this large amount of sugar to them will mean a very
great i eduction in our own consumption; but this reduction and what
ever economy it may involve, even to the point of sacrifice, is but a fair
concession to our great Ally who has borne the brunt of the tight for our
freedom as well as her own.
Accordingly the American people are being asked by the National
Food Administration to make this concession and reduce the consump
tion of sugar during the balance of the year as nearly as possible to the
low level of that of trance.
T'D rather meet a vish'us
dawg than a grouchy
man. iou c n
muzzle the dawg.
Some smokin to
bacco needs muz
zlin But not
VELVET. It nevei
VELVET, the Smoothest Smoking Tobacco, is biteless
because it is Kentucky Durlcy de Luxe (the smoothest pipe
tobacco) mellowed by more than two years' ageing.
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Food Pledge Week
You are asked in Hawaii to do
three main things:
1. Save wheat.
2. Eliminate waste.
H. Use home product.
Why save wheat? Because
I. The supply is short and the
Allies need wheat Nearly five
times more wheat is demanded for
export to Europe than is available
under living conditions as n o w
2. Wheat is the most practical
product wich we can ship alioard.
It contains a very large percentage
of nourishment, it does not spoil so
easily as other cereals, and the
people there are accustomed to eat
The poor people of our own coun-,
try are struggling now under the
burden of high prices. We can
lighten their load and keep them
from starvation by practising strict
How save wheat? I5y
1. Using in place of wheat bicud
corn, oatmeal rice, rye, graham,
barley, bran or middlings breads in
whole or in part. Kccipes for all
these breads are being distributed
this week on Kitchen cards, Eng
lish on one side, Japanese on the
2 Substituting for bread other
fo,ds such as non-wheat cereals,
Irish potatoes, sweet-potatoes, rice.
taro, yams, and bananas.
We are asked as a people to re
(luce our consumption oi lood per
person per week: One pound
wheat flour, (equal to one quart,)
two ounces fat, seven Ounces sugar,
seven ounce meat.
We can do this largely by the
substitution of foods of equal .value
for those we give up. The house
keeper must be resourceful. The
Committee will supply suggestions
along these lines each week in this
1 he food value of sweet-potatoes
per pound is "70 calories against
.'5.'j calories for Irish potatoes. Mr
(.use has 12- bags of Kauai sweet
)otatocH to put on the market. Use
home products. See Mr. Cast!.
Kat plenty, but wisely and' with
out waste, and you will be doing
your duty by your country in thr
case of rood Conservation. .
Women's Com. on Food Con-
SHKVATION FOR KAUAI, TeK. FOOD
TO TIIK FOOD ADMINISTRATOR,
' WASHINGTON, D. C.
I AM GI.AD TO JOIN YOU IN TIIK SKKVICK OF FOOD CO.NSKKVATION
FOR (Hit NATION AND I IIKKKHY ACCF.IT M KM HKliSfl 1 1' IN Till'
I'.MTKD STATKS FOOD ADMINISTRATION, I'l.KlKiINU MYSKI.F To CARRY
OI T TIIK DIRKOTIONS AND ADvK.'K OF TIIK FOOD A DMIN JSTKATOI
IN MY IIOMK. INSOF.AR A8 MY CIRClMSTANCKS I'KRM IT.
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A Household Necessity:
Luther Household Sharpener
Why have dull knives, shears, chisels, axes or any ether
dull tool that should be sharp? Here's a sharpener any
child can operate; gives a keen edge in a jiffv; a light
strong little implement that may be quickly attached to
any table or bench."
GENUINE DIMO GRIT WHEEL
Next to impossible to sharpen wrong or spoil any tool,
lust the thing for the mechanic to take out on the iob.
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Will yuu lake part in authorized neighborhood muvementi (or lood coniervation? .
Have you a garden).
There are no m or dura to he paid. The Food Administrator whhri to have ai o eniberi
all ol thote actually handling lood in the home. All women over ijiteen are eligible.
Mail yniir il-"l);e curd to tin- Kmn Adiiiiiiistrnlor, Wasliiiitrtoii, D. C. itud you
will nci ivc I' KI.K your lirst iiinlrnctii.iiw ami a lioiisi'liold ta to Ih- luiiitf in your
If, in uddilioii, you would like to have (he ollii-ial Imlloii of the Fooil Adminis
tration and a i-lirvi' liadt- Ix ariiiir the inpinia of Hie Adininistralioii, h-ikI ten
it iilrt and a return addrcnseil ruvi'loe with your jitt-dj' card, and one or hoth of
these, a" ri'ijuehti'ii, w ill lie sent to you.
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Order It By Mail!
Our Mail Ohdkk Dki'Aktmknt is rxc. p
tionally well equii.el to '.nndle all your Dnijr
and Toilet wants thoroujrhly anl t mcc
We will pay postal' on all orders of .V) and
over, except the following:
Mineral M'aters, IJuby Foods, (ila.'sware
an.l articles of unusual weight and sionll
Non-Mailable: Alcohol, Strychnine,
Rat poisons, Iodine, Ant poison, Mer
cury .Antiseptic Tablets, Lysol, Car
bolic Acid, Gasoline, Turpentine, Ben
zine and all other poisonous or in
If your order is very heavy or contains much
liquid, we surest tlmt you have it sent by
Benson, Smith & Co., Ltd.
"Service Every Second'
The Rexal Store Honolulu
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Eledric generating, transforming
and driving machinery
for both direct and
HONOLULU IRON WORKS CO.
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ory i the world. - -uiUC olofe healthy and clean. .
Let Us Do All Your
Laundry and Dry Cleaning
Territorial Messenger Service
12 to 15 Extra Weight
"fXTHEN you buy your next tire make this simple
V test. Let us weigh a Michelin Universal
Tire in comparison with any other non-skid of the
You will find tht Michelin 12 to
iffo htavitr than tht average, the
exact percentage depending tn the
liie f the tires used in the test.
Ths extra weight represents extra rubber and fabric,
which means extra service,
Mrs. J. A. IItug,I,i,j,j,iet.r
on Food Ccnsf.kvation oi' Kai ai, Tkk, Eojd