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Miaa Elsie Wilcox
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When you buy War
Savings Stamps you
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ESTABLISHED 1904. YOL. 14. NO. 45.
LIHUE, KAUAI, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 1918
SUBSCRIPTION RATES, $2.50 PER YEAR 5 CENTS PER COPY
Patriotic celebration in the Armory
this afternoon at which the powers of re
joicing will be turned loose. Address by
A. W. Palmer of Honolulu; singing by the
school children; demonstration by every
one. Dance in the evening at the Armory;
an overflow of satisfaction and a wonder of
a good time for everybody.
A special rush meeting of tho Cham
ber of Commerce waa called Monday
afternoon to consider ways and means
of fitly celebrating the news of the
Armistice and termination of tho war,
and a largo and enthusiastic attend
Just as they were getting down to
business a wireless of tho terms of
tho Armistice was handed in which
tho President read amid wild demon
strations of enthusiasm culminating
at tho end in three rousing cheers,
given with a will. Then they settled
back to business, but in a desultory
and preoccupied way, slowly crystal!
zing toward local demonstrations in
each district according to their in
dividual liking. But before this was
definitely decided on, one of tho
members walked across tho room,
picked up the wireless, and was im
mediately bombarded by a storm of
"Read it out, read it out." And tho
second reading seemed even moro
significant and satisfying than tho
firsf, an(1 again led to three rousing
cheers It was finally concluded to
make the various plantation managers
heads of local committees to handle
tho local celebrations, with tho pro
sumption that these celebrations
would bo hold at a few of tho moro
prominent and moro central places.
It was taken for granted that the
schools could bo depended on to as
sist in any celebration, until some
one reported on good authority that
a school holiday was not to bo given.
Thereupon it was determined to send
a wireless to the governor requesting
such a holiday, which was dono by
"Napoleon", the world famous chim
panzee actor, is the rarest of anthra
pold apes. Ho is direct from the
moving picture studios of Los Angeles.
Napoleon and Sally, his mate, are
the only chimpanzees in tho world
appearing in motion pictures. This
1b a chance of a life time to show tho
children a real live chimpanzee.
With him is "Congo", another motion
plcturo actor from darkest Africa. Ho
is a member of the tribe of Wander
bo's, and the only one of his kind
outside of Africa.
STARVING CHIDREN HERE AT
In ono of the large schools of tho
Island it has been found, as the re
sult of careful export examination,
that ono third of tho children are un
derfed, and aro therefore unablo to
do tho work thoy should. Efforts aro
being made to correct this unfortunate
condition, nnd malted milk is being
served dally as a special school ration,
ns a ineins of supplying tho defect.
Mr. Uobort Jesse has boon om
ployo.l as n teacher in the Makawell
Hohool. Owing to tho overcrowded
condition of the school buildings, sbo
Is touching in tho Japaneso school
building which has been courteously
loaned for this purpose
Tho Hawaiian Cannories Company
of Kupaa, aro shipping again tllis
wuok 4000 casus of pines from Nawili
will, and tho wharf Is pllo high with
I.ihtiH High School has started
planting in tho school war garden.
Ilwum and swuet potatoes bavo been
plHiitcxl to date.
Tim .V.ukeo Sugar Company's store
at Kwtllw handle a good deal . local
f School Notes!
Tho Kilauea School wilth an en
rollment of 25G has sold $310 worth of
Thrift Stamps in a little over three
weeks. The work is in charge of Miss
Helen Myers. The following is a list
of children who have dono good work:
Arline Huddy, Dorothy White.
Manuel Alba, Minnie Baptista, Mary
Lung, Mildred Scott.
Louis Pacheco, Mamie Baptista,
Olivia Souza, Teresa Agular.
Kwal Chan Lung, James Huddy,
Ruth Huddy, Herman Huddy, Willie
Baptista, Lydia Alcana, Matsuo Kunl
yuki, Toshiyulsl Yama, Joe Ieda, John
Moniz, Luiz Freitas, Kalchi Odon,
Albert Po Tai, Willie Jacinth, Geor,'
Inla Itemoaldo, Francisco DahiUg,
Mary Ah Sui, Mary MonlJ, Francis
Kenneth Hopper, Harriet Sheldon,
Jutaka Ota, Robert Gandall, Adolia
Harry Kaliloa, Noboru Fugluara.
Upwards of $1000 worth of Stamps
havo been sold in tho last threo weeks.
Tho children of Makawell school
aro busy selling War Saving Stamps,
and several have become olllcers.
Rena Fernandez is now a Colonel in
the W. S. S. Army.
Tho Hanamaulu school has a largo
and thriving Junior Red Cross of over
200 members, one contingent of
which, the younger members, aro de
tailed to pick up glass on tho roads.
Tho other day they brought In a bag
full. Think of tho saving on tires!
They call themselves the "rubber
Tho teachers and pupils of Maka
well school aro busy collecting mater
ial for tho soldiers scrap books that
aro to bo mado for tho Red Cross.
It would appear that tho unsuccess
ful applicants for homestead lots of
the 4th series, Kapaa, havo an oppor
tunity of securing some of the lots
which aro now liable to forfeiture.
There aro quite a number of lots upon
which improvements havo not been
made, according to the terms of the
Wo wonder whether somo of those
Honolulu applicants entered into tho
agreement in sincerity, considering
some offered to transfer their lots for
a cash "consideration" within a few
hours of their allotment. These
speculators deserve to forfeit their
payment; thoy havo been tho moans
of depriving several prospective genu
ino homesteaders of taking up and
working tho land, to them can tho
finger be pointed as being "slackers"
for hindering tho productiveness of
tho land. Others havo erected good
homes and havo a large portion of
their area woll under cultivation,
either In pines, cano or corn, etc.
These aro tho people showing tho
right kind of patriotism. May success
reward their efforts.
Tho following additional addresses
of Kauai boys in tho Army and Navy,
who should receive Christmas letters,
have been received:
John Achong, Co. 13, 2Sth Engineers,
A. K. P., Furnco.
Lt. E. W. Carden, Camp Dodgo. Iowa
Terms of Armistice
Washington, D. O. Sow 11th President
Wilson addressed special session of the Coup-ess
"(Jentlenien of the Congress: In these
strenuous times of rapid and stupenduous
changes it will in some degree lighten my
sense of responsibility to perform in person
the duty of communicating to you some of the
larger circumstances of the situation with
which it is necessary to deal. The German
authorities who have at the invitation of the
Supreme War Council, been in communication
with Marshal Foch have accepted and signed
the terms of Armstice which he was authorized
and instructed to communicate to them. Those
terms aro as follows:
MILITARY CLAUSES OX WESTERN
1. Cessation of operations by land and
in the air six hours after the signatures of tho
L Immediate evacuation of invaded
countries, Belgium, France, Alsace Lorraine,
Luxemburg, so ordered as io be completed
within fourteen days from the signature of
the Armistice. Oorinan troops which have
not left the above mentioned territories within
the period fixed will become prisoners of war.
Occupation by the Allies and the United States
forces jointly will keep pace with the evacua
tion in the areas. All movements of evacua
tion and occupation will be regulated in ac
cordance with a note annexed to the slated
!!. Repatriation .beginning at once and
completed within fourteen days of all inhabi
tants of the countries above mentioned, in
eluding hostages and persons under ..trial or
L Surrender in good condition by the
German armies of the following equipment :
I wo thousand the hundred heavy guns, two
thousand five hundred field guns, thirty thou
sand machine guns, three thousand "Minno
wurfers" (Jline throwers), two thousand
aeroplanes to be delivered to Allies and United
States troops, evacuation by Germany of coun
tries on left bank of Hhine which shall be
administered by local authorities under con
trol of Allies and United States. Annies of
occupation of these territories will be de
termined by Allies and United States garri
sons holding principal crossings of Hhine,
Mayonce, Coblcuz, Cologne together with
bridgeheads at these points in thirty kilo
meters radius on right bank and by garrisons
similiarly holding strategic points of the
regions. Neutral zone shall be formed on
right bank of Jlhine between stream and a
line drawn paralcll to it forty kilometers to
east (right bank of Uhine means German
side), evacuation of Khine lands shall be
completed within nineteen days after signature
of Armistice. No harm or damage shall be
done inhabit nuts or property during the eva
cuation, military establishments of all kinds
shall be delivered intact as well as military
stores, food and munitions. Food stores of
all kinds for civil population, cattle, etc.,
shall be left. There must be no tampering
with anything in evacuated districts. During
the period of evacuation of Helgium, Luxem
burg. Five thousand locomotives, fifty thou
sand wagons, ten thousand motor lorries in
good working order shall be delivered to as
sociated powers. Germans will reveal under
penalty of reprisals all destructive measures
taken, such as poisoning or polluting springs
and wells. Allies and United States shall
exercise the right of requisition in occupied
territory, upkeep of occupation troops in
Uhineland, excluding Alsace Lorraine, shall be
charged to Germany . Immediate reparation
without reciprocity to all Allies and United
States prisoners of war. German persoiinoll
with required medical material shall remain
in evacuated territory to care for those who
cannot be removed. L'clative to eastern front
iers of Germany: all German troops in any
territory which before the war belonged to
Kussia, Kouniania and Turkey shall be with
drawn within German borders as they existed
on August 1st. Mill. Kvacuatiou begins ini
meddiately. Germans immediately cease all
requisitions and seizures of supplies.
Local News I
flndinrwt (rnm bnr nnA ttirp I.
Mrs. Lydgato has been spending a
few days in town. She returned this
E. F. Hansen, of Theo. H. Dovies &
Company, arrived on the Island last
W. F. Sanborn of Princovlllo Plan
tation mado a short business trip to
Honolulu last week.
Mrs. S. B. Dovcrlll of Hanaloi, re
turned from a two week's visit to
town last Tuesday.
Louis Conradt of Kcalia, departed
last Saturday for Honolulu, where he
Is called to serve on tho Federal Jury.
Joseph Lovell of Nawlllwill, has re
signed as Agent for tho Inter-Island
Steam Navigation Co., Ltd. He is to
Join tho engineering ataff of tho S. S.
"Kilauea" this morning.
Tho Klnau was unablo to land hor
passengers at Nawlllwill this morning
on account of tho rough seas. After
hanging about for threo or four hours
she went to Koloa whore thoy were
landed without difficulty.
S. S. Paxson, president of tho Terri
torial Board of Health, came up last
Tuesday and returned Saturday. He
states that there is very little danger
of an epidemic of Influenza in tho
Teachers or others handling the
Sale of Thrift and War Saving Stamps
in tho schools aro requested to report
to the Garden Island the names of
those receiving buttons from time to
time for publication.
Miss Searlght, who has been ap
pointed secretary to Dr. Scudder for
lied Cross work in Siberia, is to go
forward with tho next and llnal do-
tatchment to Vladivostok, leaving
Honolulu in tho course of a few days.
Many of tho Kapaa homesteaders
aro in favor of having tho government
look alter irrigation water. There
aro many little squabbles over tho ir
rigation matter at present. This
should not bo as there is plenty of
water for all.
Miss Eleanor Lorna Holt of tho do
paitmcnt of education arrived on
Kauai last Tuesday and will bo tho
guo3t for several weeks of Miss
Bernico 13. L. Hundley, supervising
principal of tho government schools.
Guy R. Haddock, late chemist for
Grove Farm plantation, has accepted
the position of chemist for Pioneer
Sugar Company, of Lahaina just va
cated by A. Fries, who is going to
E. M. Benson, Pacific representative
of the Micliclin Tiro Company, paid
liis annual visit to Kauai last week.
He finds tho Micholin Tiro business
on Kauai in a most nourishing con
dition. Last week tho Hawaiian Canneries
of Kapaa shipped from Nawiliwili
r.000 cases of pines for tho War De
partment. It was a rusli order on a
single day's notice, nnd the truck
transportation facilities were tried to
the utmost, but they did it.
Ensign and Mrs. O. R. Kennedy, tho
newly arrived Salvation Army olllcers
stationed at Koloa, are very worthy
people who riescrvo and will appreci
ate aid and interest. Mrs. Kennedy,
nee Miss Porter, was born and brought
up in tho Islands and belongs to ono
of tho old families of Ililo..
Miss EIslo Wilcox left by tho Klnau
on Saturday for the Coast where sho
will spend a few months in tho service
of tho V. W. C. A. in tho immigration
department. Sho will bo greatly miss
ed here on Kauai where she has been
publ f-splrlted, efficient and untiring
in her efforts for tho welfare of tho
Judge Clommons, formerly of the
Federal Court spent a couplo of days
on Kauai, mostly in Koloa, making
Investigations and examinations in
connection with an important land
caso. He was very much Impressed
with the progressive character of
Kauai as evidenced in tho line roads,
electric lights, etc.
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Young of Ho
nolulu, aro departing today after a
week's visit with Dr. Edgar N. Young
and fimlly of LIhuo. "Jack" is a
brother of tho doctor's and Is also
proprietor of tho Young Brothers
launch and towboat business, which
is ono of the largest concerns of its
kind in tho Pacific.
Mlsugi Nakanlshl, a throe years old
Japaneso boy was accldontly drowned
in tho small stream that Hows into
Nawiliwili Bay near tho landing, last
Wednesday. Tlin Rtronm Imnlnn n,n
grounds surrounding Misugl's homo.
aim ins parents wero accustomed to
iiavuig uie cunu piay near tno water.
Nobodv witllGRsnil hn ilrnu-nttif ntnl
the child was not missed until noon,
wnen a Bcarcn lor tno missing Infant
was made. Tho body was found on
the same day that tho accident oc
cured at the lower end of tho stream,
whore the current lodged tho body
on tho strip of sand whicli lies just
above tho concrete bridge.
A number of mill engineers and
others held a very instructive all day
session in Llhue last Sunday, Nov.
The most Important topic taken up
waa "Engineers' Responsibility in the
Boiling House," which started some
heated discussion. Other topics under
consideration were "Gasoleno Loco
motives," "Potash Furnaces," "Cano
Loaders," and "Dehydrating Plants."
Those present wore: A. Krusc, W.
Krusc, W. Nordmoyor, W. K. Orth, F.
Loehr, G. F. Winter, E. Splllner, W.
Spillner, II. Splllner, E. O. Thurtoll,
W. KaBsebccr, A. Grandhomme, II.
Andermann, E. Kopkc.
District Court News
On Wednesday last four Filipino
gamblers caught In LIhuo forfeited
ball of forty dollars.
On Sunday eight Koreans wero
cought In Kapala playing cards. Bail
in the sum of eighty-five dollars was
exacted for their appearance in court.
When called in court on Monday nono
of tho defendants appeared and their
bail was promptly declared forfeited
and paid Into the County coffers.
Another gang of eight Filipinos was
.Uso caught in Lihue rolling tho sedu
ctive bones. Seven of these gentry
forfeited bail to tho tune of seventy
dollars, and ono lone brown brother,
being without funds, upon pleading
guilty was sentenced to pay a fino of
twenty dollars and cost, which ho
has to servo out in the jail.
J. M. Shak, a celestial chauffeur,
driving for tho Kapaa Pineapple Can
nery, was caught near Llhue Saturday
night without tailllght burning. Ten
dollars fine nnd threo dollars cost was
imposed upon him, and was promptly
The Red Cross Shop
The opening of the Red Cross Shop
is now definitely set for Saturday, the
lGth, at 2 p. m. The shop will bo
open every Saturday thereafter from
2 to 5:30 p. m. and every Wednesday
from S:30 to 11:30 a. in. If tho busi
ness warrants it an additional after
noon opening will bo arranged for.
Oncn a month an evening sale will bo
hold in somo ono of tho outlying
camps or villages.
The October report of work com
pleted by tho Eastern Section of tho
Kauai Branch, Hawaiian Chapter
American Red Cross (units from Ko
loa to Haena) Is as follows:
12 Regulation Packing
Cases $ C0.O0
24,051 Gauze Wipes 4x4 1,202.55
S8C Bed Shirts 1,107.50
1,319 Handkerchiefs G5.95
1,493 Property Bags 298.G0
122 Wash Cloths, Knitted... 1S.30
15G Sweaters, Knitted 85S.00
3 Pr. Wristlets, Knitted 2.25
140 Pr. Socks, Knitted 350.00
(2 cases) 350.00
203 Registered Workers
GRACE KING .RICE,
(Mrs. C. A. Rico)
Vice Chairman K.B.II.C.A.R.C.
Tho October report of work com
pleted by the Western Section of tho
Kauai Branch, Hawaiian Chapter
American Red Cross, Is as follows:
Surgical Dressings 9,475
Bed Shirts 2
Property Bags 10
H. W. 11. Covers 41
Sweaters " 37
Trench Caps 4
Fracture Pillows G
Total No. of Articles 11,197
Total Value, $1.759.78
JEAN H. DANFORI),
Mr. J. A. Souza of Kapala, has boon
appointed clerk of tho Circuit Court.
to succeed D. W. Dean, who will leavo
for tho mainland about December 1.
Mr. Souza is a local man nnd woll
fitted for tho responsibilities of his
Kilauea Plantation has somo very
fino produce gardous on Crater Hill,
malkai of tho mill. Swcot potatoes
is tho chief crop raised here. NVar
tho main camp very fine produce is
being raised lu homo gardens.