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THE GARDEN ISLAND, TUESDAY DEC. 17, 1918
(Continued from page 1)
Public Celebration 100.00
Public Grds. & Parka 100.00
Incidentals: Sheriff 1,800.00
Pay of Police: Waimca 3,500.00
Specials, extra 750.00
Coroner's Inquest 1,500.00
registration Automobiles 1,000.00
Dist. Courts, etc.: Walmea 520.00
Exp. 5th Circuit Court 5,000.00
Law Books 5th Circuit Court 250.00
Support Juv. Court Dependents 500.00
Support of Prisoners 5,000.00
Expenses of Witnesses 1,200.00
County Jail 11,000.00
Water Works: Kckaha 250.00
Omao . 500.00
. Kapaa 500.00
Hospitals: Walmea 1,200.00
Sam Mahelona G.000.00
County Bldg. Jan. Sorv. 400.00
County Lot & Bldg. 1,000.00
Road Department 153,000.00
County ltd. Machinery 10,000.00
Salary Co. ltd. Sup. 3,000.00
Incidentals do 1,900.00
Upon the motion of Mr. McBryde,
seconded by Mr. Brand, the Board
voted to notify the Board of Agricul
ture and Forestry, Territory of Ha
waii, that the Board of Supervisors
expects to make a request to the next
Legislature of Hawaii to reimburse
the Board of Supervisors for money
expended on account of salaries and
expenses connected with the said
Board of Agriculture and Forestry,
and to state that if the Legislature
will allow to do this, this Board would
be willing to continue paying such
expenses to the end of March 31st
A requisition (P1G15) from Mrs.
Burke, principal Knpaa School, for
blinds to be put in the windows of
the school bungalows now temporar
ily inhabited by some of the teachers
was received and placed on file as the
matter has been attended to already.
A communication (PlC15a) from
Miss Hundley, supervising principal,
calling the attention of the Board to
certain provisions of the Fire Mar
shal's Rules and Regulations relating
to schools of the Territory providing
for the installment of fire gongs,
chemical fire extinguishers, and ad
equate exits in tho schools, was re
ceived and by unanimous vote the
Board authorized to supply tho schools
with the furnishings required by said
Fire Marshal's Rules, etc.
A request (P1G1C) from the Sheriff
for appropriations for sundry pur
poses was received and was taken
Into consideration together with the
estimate of expenditures abovo men
tioned. A request P 1017) from the County
Treasurer for an appropriation of
$45.00 per month for clerk's salary
was received but final action on same
was deferred until tho next January
meeting of the Board.
A circular letter from tho Amorican
City, a magazino company of 87
Nassau St., New Cork City, asking
for tho renewal of a subscription to
said The American City, for tho use
of tho County for another twelve
months was received and by vote the
clerk was instructed to notify the
abovo concern to discontinue the
A corrected Statement (P1G12) of
the total assessment in tho County
for 1918 was received from tho office
of the Tax Assessor, 4th Division
(Kauai County), and action to be
taken in connection therewith was de
ferred until the next January meeting
of the Board.
Upon the motion of Mr. Menefogllo,
. seconded by Mr. Bottcncourt Jr., Mr.
Brandt was appointed a committeo of
ono to communlcato with tho Com
missioner of Public Lands and en.
doavor to secure out of tho public
domain at Hanapopo adequate lands
In tho vlllago for public park, rcsor
voir, and for school-gardons.
Upon tho motion of. Mr. McBryde,
seconded by Mr. Bottcncourt Jr., tho
sum of two thousand four hundred
seventy soven and 60-100 dollars
($2.4777.00) was sot apart, as ad
ditional appropriations, for tho pur
poses named below same to bo paid
out of available moneys in tho Treas
Discount & Interest
Oiling Roads Koloa
Perm. Imp. Fund:
At 11 o'clock a. m. tho meeting
adjourned to meet again at the call
of the chair.
Making Kitchen Police
The top sergeant of military com
pany from time Immemorial has been
"up against it" to find enough in
fractions of discipline to punlBh his
men with tho "kitchen pollco" detail.
Kitchen police means scrubbing
greasy and soot covered cooking uten
sils, peeling potatoes, dish washing
and so on through a long list of dis-
agreoablo tasks utterly devoid of any
pomp and glory of war.
Modern warfare mixed with strictly
enforced food conservation, however,
has at last given the much foared
"top" what ho has long been looking
for. That any infraction of tho
Army's strict enforcement of all food
conservation rules furnished a long
"kitchen pollco" sentence is shown
by tho following extract from a letter
of a recruit at the Presidio, San Fran
cisco: "Then tho buglo blew, and wo were
called in for our first meal cooked by
Uncle Sam. A long line is formed,
leading past a counter after tho stylo
of a cafeteria. Everything from boup
tonuts goes on the one plate. There
are not many different helpings, but
they are all well cooked, wholesome
and generous. Ono has to eat all he
allows tho kitchen police to put on
his plate or he is given ten days as
kitchen police. Bread larger than ah
inch square and meat the same size
could not pass tho eye of tho guards
In front of whom wo had to go on our
way to wash our dishes. The list
was posted each evening of those
who had to servo us kitchen police
tho following day."
A RARE BIRD
Tho native Hawaiian bird Hwi, a
dainty little red bird about the size
of a rice bird, or a little larger, has
been seen during tho last few days
flitting about our gardens, where it
is very much of a stranger. It is ono
of the most beautiful of Hawaiian
birds, to 'bo found under ordinary
circumstances only in the mountains,
or the depths of the forest, but soniO'
times in tho winter It seeks tho lower
levels to get away from the storm
and tho chill of inclement weather. It
has a curved and pointed bill, like a
humming bird, with which It sucks
honey from tho throats of the flowers,
and extracts bugs and beetles from
There will bo a special Christmas
service on Sunday at tho Llhuo Union
Church, with appropriate music,
decorations and message. Everyone
J. M. LYDGATE.
Tho passengers arriving from HoiiO'
lulu Friday morning are as follows:
Miss S. Johnson, Miss Ebeling, Neill
Moler, Paul Rice, Nelson Young, E.
A. Knudsen and children (2), Mrs
Mundy and son, Mrs. H. II. Brodio
and son, Miss Sanborn, Mastors San
born (2), Mrs. A. Vlda, H. Ben, S
Miname, Mrs. Graco Saca, Mrs. It
Neill, Mrs. Geo. Wramp and inf., Mrs,
Sexton, Miss A. Scott, M. Lydgato
II. Lydgate, R. Mott-Smlth, Miss J
Moragno, Miss D. Broadbent, Master
Melancon, M. S. Deverill, H. Danford
Master Tuttlo, C. Baldwin, P. Bald
win, W. Woltors, J. Tevis, H. Blake,
W. Ebling, R. W. Hammond, Mr. and
Mrs. W. Kelilnoi and inf., S. Keliinol
KAAHUMANU SOCIETY MEETING
Tho Kauai branch of tho Kaahu-
manu Society held its regular semi
annual meeting at tho Hawaiian
church In Llhuo on Saturday nt which
thoro was a largo representation from
all over tho Island. Financial stnto.
mcnts and reports of accomplishment
woro made by tho various sections
all of which showed tho socloty to bo
In excellent condition and doing a
good work along social, patriotic, and
mutual benefit lines.
At noon they adjourned to partako
of a generous old-tlmo Hawaiian aha
alna in tho lanal adjacent to tho
church. It was an interesting occas
ion which ono no longer sees as fre
quently as in bygone days; a chanco
to see tho finest typo of a generous
and courteous peoplo at their best.
It was also a very pleasing sight, tho
black dresses and the rich yellow let
and badges making a very happy color
Tho officers c.f tho socloty are Mrs.
H. K. Kahelc, president, Mrs. C. J.
Holt. ECtTutnry, rnd Mrs. DIas, treas
urer. The roxt meeting will ue neiu
in Waimca. The society wjll give a
special concert on Washington's Birth
day. Tob. 5',2nU, which is sure to bo
Mrs. Richard AVilkenson, daughter
and son, arc on Kauai visiting Mrs. C.
A. Rice, after an absence of a dozen
years or more. Mrs Wilkonson, as
Mjss Rankin, was tho first head nurse
of the Lihue Hospital, and after her
marriage to Dr. Wilkenson they lived
for some time at Makaweli. For
some years recently they have been
living in Japan, whero the doctor is
physician to the British consulate.
Their many friends are glad to seo
Mrs. Wilkenson on Kauai again.
Some time back Judge Lylo Dickey
admitted Valentino Cobacha to citlzon
ship without question under tho Act
of Congress of May 9, 1918. U. S.
District Attorney S. C. Huber now
contests tho validity of this citizen
ship on the ground that Cobacha, is
not a "free white person" nor person
of African descent.-
Cobacha is well and favorably
known on KauaJ and tho outcome of
tho case will be watched with interest.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
FIFTH CIRCUIT, TERRITORY OF
HAWAII AT CHAMBERS IN
In the Matter of tho Estate of
Manuel Ferreira, late of Kapaa,
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Notico is hereby given by the under-
signed Administrator of tho cstato
of Manuel Ferreira, deceased, to till
persons having claims against said
decedent or his estate to present tho
same, duly authenticated, and with
proper vouchers, if any exist, to. the
undersigned Administrator, at his
ofrico in Kapaa, within six (C) months
from December 10, 1918 (tho date of
tho first publication of this notico),
or they will bo forever barred.
All persons Indebted to the said
Manuel Ferreira, deceased, are here
by notified to make immediate pay
ment to tho undersigned.
Dated this 10th day of Dec, A. D.
M. S. HENItlQUES,
Administrator of tho Estato of
Manuel Ferreira, deceased.
P. O. Address: Kapaa, Kauai.
Dec. 19, 17, 24, 31.
. .Bulck Six, newly painted and In
first-class, condition. Price, reason
able. Apply to Garden Island, for
Ford Touring Car Cody, set of
33x4 Non-Skid Chains. Enquire at
Anyono found shooting on any of
tho Lihue Plantation lands will bo
prosecuted to tho fullest oxtont of
It. D. MOLER,
PAUL It. ISENIiEItG,
Lihue, July 10. 1918. Advertisement
FOREST RESERVE HEARING
Notice Is hereby given that under
tho provisions of Chaptor 37, R.L.H.
1915, a public hearing will bo held by
tho Governor of Hawaii and tho
Board of Commissioners of Agricul
ture and Forestry on Tuesday, tho
31st day of December, 1918, at ten
o'clock n. m., In tho ofTlco of Bald
Board at tho Government Nursery,
King St., Honolulu, to consider tho
defining of tho limits and sotting
apart as forest resorves of portions
of certain government and other
lands, more particularly as follows:
1. Island of Kauai, District of
Puna, Lands of Wailua, North and
South Olohcna and Walpoull (Nonou),
nTea 818 acres.
2. Island of Kauai, District of
Walmea (Puu Ka Pole), area 4900
3. Island of Oahu, District of
Walalua, Lands of Koalla, Kawalha
pai, Mokulela and Kamananui (Moku
loia), area G.290 acres.
4. Island of Oahu, District of
Koolauloa, Lands of Hauula, Makao,
Kaluanul, Wnlono, Makaua, Punaluj
and Kahana (Hauula), area 9,193
5. Island of Oahu, District of
Waianac, Land of Mnkua (Additicn
to Makua-Kecau Forest Reserve ,
area 103.85 acres.
G. Island of Hawaii, District if
Puna, Land of Olaa (Olaa), nrea 20..
030 acres; and to consider tho with
drawal from Sec. C of tho existing
Olaa Forest Park Rcservo, Olaa, DIb
trlct of Puna, Island of Hawaii, of
30,000 square feet of land.
Maps and descriptions of tho sa il
lands aro on file in tho offlco of tl.o
Superintendent of Forestry whora
they aro open to tho inspection of tho
public. At the said tlmo and plato
all persons who so desire will bo given
full opportunity to bo heard upon tho
subject matter of this notice and to
present evidence and argument 1 1
person, by proxy, or by letter, citlic
for or against the setting apart of
said lands as forest reserves or tho
elimination of said land from tho ex
C. J. MCCARTHY,
Governor of Hawaii
Tho Capitol, Honolulu,
December 10th, 191S.
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You can select any style of service you want;
a breakfast set, a luncheon set, n dinner set,
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IflRHLESS COOKHKK are sold on the
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Running water In every
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Read The Garden Island
Celebrate our great victory by mak
ing appropriate .. Christmas gifts to your
family and friends.
Our display of Holiday Goods is
most complete and you will be. sure to find
something appropriate for everyone you
wish to remember.
J. I. SILVA'S Eieele