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ESTABLISHED 1904. YOL. 16. NO. 23. Unit KAUAI, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 1920 SUBSCRIPTION RATES, $2.50 PER YEAR 5 CENTS PER COPY
10 GOOD BALL
Makaweli cleaned up on Kilauea
8 to G, which shows the homo team
by no means had a walk over. No
boto Ohama, Makaweli's pitcher ap
pears to have been the bright and par
ticular star of the occasion, with live
strike-outs, no passes, two two-baggers
and a single to his credit, besides
holding the visitors down to four hits.
Dock Wood opened up for Kilauea,
but Damkiogcr's peaches soon got the
old man's number and ho was replaced
by Klngl, who did well for a while
striking out four men. But he, too,
was later replaced by Sam Kai, who
also struck out four men.
The Kilauea pitchers walked eight
men in the nine innings. Makaweli
got twelve hits, to Kilauca's four.
From the fact that six of Makawell's
runs were scored in the first three In
nings, it looks very much as though
Wood was responsible for the loss of
Makawells first baseman, made three
errors in four innings, which means
that he was responsible for three of
the visitors reaching first safely.
The batteries were: Makaweli No
boto Ohama, p; M. Furtado, c; Kilauea
Wood, Kingl, Kai, p; N. Renoaldo, c;
umpires, Sanborn and Fernandez.
LI HUE MAKEE
Beforo one of the largest congrega
tion of spectators that every witnessed
a baseball game in Kapaa, the Lihues,
1919 Champions of' Kauai, defeated
tho Makees in an exciting game by the
score of 7 to G. " It was anybody's
game up to tho last inning, as the Ma
keqs had held the lead 'from the first
inning to tho Gth when Lihue forged
ahead, and by using good judgment In
yanking Mitsu and substituting Oku
da for him in tho box, held their oppo
nents scoreless until the end. Lihue
would probably have departed for
home in different spirits had Mitsu
been left to continue, as he was rather
unsteady, allowing hits when hits
meant runs and the Makees wore
stealing bases on him almost at will,
duo to his failure to hold the runners
closo to their stations.
After Lihue had been retired in one-two-threo
order in their behalf of the
first inning, the Makees scored a brace
of runs with the aid of two hits. After
Arcla had fanned the ozone, King and
Bun Hee, singled in succession, King
scoring when Fernandez in" left let
Bun Hee's single go through his legs
Bun Hee stole second. Tsunehiro
walked, and when Mitsu threw to sec-
ond to catch him stealing, Bun Hee
scored from third.
In the second inning Lihue scored
their first run, with Perreira on third
Rodrlguos dropped a throw from Bun
on Prloste's grounder. Bun Hee also
dropped a perfect throw from catcher
Soong to catch Priostc stealing, but
no damage was done. In their half,
the Makees scored another two runs,
and it looked as if victory had been
safely tucked away for tho day, as the
score was then 4 to 1. Rodrlgucs, first
up, was hit by Mitsu, and Morita was
safe when Doi dropped ahard chance.
Arcla was out on an infield fly but
Mitsu and Ohama collided, causing tho
latter to drop tho ball and both run
ners advanced. King grounded to
Mitsu and Rodrlgues was caught at
tho plate. King stole second and Bun
hee made a timely single, scoring both
King and Morita. Bun was out steal
There was nothing doing for both
sides in tho third, but In the fourth
tho Lihues camo back strong and
knotted up the count, making it four
all. Okuda secured a free ticket, stole
second and scored on Perreira's single
to center ofter Ohama had grounded
out. Arcla in center had time enough
to nip Okuda at tho plate by a good
throw, but threw wild and Perreira
reached third before tho ball was re
trieved. Priosto walked and stole sec
ond. After Doi had popped to Bun
Hee, Mitsu singled very timely and
Perreira and Priosto scored. Mitsu
was stealing third after he had nego
tlated second safely, Tho Makees
again demonstrated their ability to
score Mitsu in their half. After Mori
ta had grounded out, Akita to Priosto,
and Arcia had again fanned, King got
to first on Akita's error. He stole sec
ond and went to third when Okuda let
Ohama's throw get away. Bun Heo
walked and stole second. Tsunehiro
(Continued on page 3)
hum runs HARDING Ai COOUDBE
WHIT. HII; nrr n p fj fl M INfiT! HNS
There was a serious shooting affray
la3t Saturday at Koloa, out of which
In tho ordinary run of such violent
atl'atrs, several deaths would have been
A certain Filipino living in the
Pnnau Camp, classed by his fellows as
a desperado was given some salu
tary advice by an acquaintance in re-
go rd to letting other men's wives
alone, when ho promptly pulled a re
volver and fired three shots at his ad-
visor all of them taking effect in tho
buck and shoulders of tho retreating
Tho agressor then bolted for the
cane fields near by. Along in tno
evening n posse of police, led by tho
deputy sheriff, Naleimalie, gatnereci
at tho place bent on cornering .the
rain, in absolute silence aim under
rover of darkness tlicy waited tor ()f entertanmcnt proved to bo very 1 decided. The honors lie between Ke
sometime, and finally heard a rustling popular an,i was intlulgcd In to tho full ' kaha, Waimea, Lihue and Hanalel
in tne cane near uy. judging uio
whereabouts of tho man by the sound
tho Deputy Sheriff snapped the Hash an(, (lanclnB wn8 enj0yed until about ' teams will be furnished by the leaguo
light on just as ho dodged out of the elovu!1 o'clock, but the other members of the schools
cane, and into a lantana thicket. A u waB onQ of Ulogo lnformai affar w10 ttend arc dependent on them
second Hash cnlled forth a response ,n whlch qveryono just naturally had, selves for transportation with tho as
from the man in the shape of a re-. tQ nnvo n B00(1 tfme The BUe3tg) wj10 sistance, of tho district directors. A
volver shot which narrowly missed . . , , ;e o tho masculine local nntortainment committee, con-
Tashima, who was only a few feet
away. Tho police immediately plumped
a number or snots into tno laniana,
one of which was effective taking him
in tho abdomen. He was then easily
secured, and put into safe keeping.
Both injured men are doing well.
Another instance of the folly of fire
arms close at hand.
MRS. CARTERS MUSICAL
Tho annual musical given by Mrs.
Fred Carter for her pupils, is an affair
to which not only tho children, but all
lovers of good music as well, look for
It took place at her home on Satur
day evening last and was quite tho
surrrKS Hint n.vRrv nnfi knew It would
It was really quite an ambitious
concert, with quite a varied program, I
Including vnr.nl ns wnll as instrumental
music, all excellently well done, and
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rcnecung mucn creuu on uio pauem,,
intelligent and painstaking instruction
of Mrs. Carter. The selections were
all of high grado and excellent quality,
in the very best of taste.
The little girls especially were "too
dear for anything" and in their
ful motion songs were like dainty
The pupils numbered a dozen or so,
many of them from Koloa. and there
were some three dozen guests, mainly
p wants and interested friends,
Delicious refreshments followed Jho
ful time, and marvelled at how well
the children did.
E. F. WOOD LEAVES ON VACATION
E. F. Wood, superintendent of tho
local telephone system, together with
li s family, departed for Honolulu Sat
u 'day evening whero they have en.
g'ged passage aboard tho Maul for
tho coast. Mr. Wood has been in fall
ing health for some time owing to
close confinement to his word, so his
superior decided to pack him off for a
complete rest. They will bo gono
three months most of which will bo
spent around their old home In Port
WAIMEA TELEPHONE SYSTEM
Superintendent E. F. Wood, of tho
local telophoue company, has just
completed installing a metallic circuit
throughout Waimea district. This has
been a long felt want and will greatly
improve the service over that part of
CONCRETE BRIDGE FOR ANAHOLA
County Engineer Middlcton has com
mence work on the foundation for the
now concrete bridge at Anahola. The
bridge is to be 120 fact long, IS feet
j wide, and of tho girder type, similar
i to the Hulela bridge.'
j Work on tho foundation of tho new
, Nawiliwlll bridge will be commenced
within tho next two weeks.
RAPPLEY-DAVIS In San Francisco,
Cal., May 20, 1020, Theodore J. Rap
ploy and Mrs. Evelyn Davis.
Senator Warren (. Harding, of Ohio, wins Hcpublicun nomi
nation for president on tenth baliot last Saturday afternoon. Cal
vin Coolide, governor or Massachusetts, wins second place. Caul
idee was nominated on first ballot.
THE MOKIHANA SOCIAL
Although tho Inclement weather on
Friday made It Impractical to have tho
p,cnlc nt ial,alinahoa, a9 planned by
tho Mokihana Club for their annual
social event, tho scenes of action wore
transferred to tho armory, where tho
children had games throughout the
rflornoont am tne soclal hMi where
. f , b nronarcli a
mftol suppori Whlch was served at
six o'clock. This part of tho program
".f.nr sllfv thn floor was cleared
Kcmlcr) vote(1 theIr faIr hostesses ,
thorough g00(1 fellows and hope they
will do It all over again at no distant
Y. M. C. NOTES
A social for the night school stu-
dents of ihue was held In the Armory
last Friday night with an attendance I
of forty. Early In the evening Mr. It. i
. C. MacDonald, tho noiv Y secretary, ' Langwlth and Miss Soule will supcr
' was introduced by Principal H. S. ' vise the girls. Mr. Betts will bo field
' simpaon.' Mr. Macdonald after a brief marshal, and Mr. Macdonald will be
I speech, called the whole assembly out clerk of tho course. Judges and other
jon the floor and put the students officials will bo officials will be an
M,h n um-inc r,t morrv irnmoa tiint nouticed before the meet. There will
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soon convinced that the new Y man,
'imported from somownero in i no u. s.
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welcome 10 Kauai uy uus uunun
least nt leilst is assured' , Mr' Warne"'
nrrivim on tno scene in nine lo uiruut
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'e distribution of several rounds of
l'o cream nnu cane.
Night classes at the high school will
Closo for tho 'summer but there will
bo a summer term for English stu-
dents at the grammar school building
, For lmitlculnrs new applicants snouiu
s0 1 J' . .,resent wln
; ' El olo bi 1 lis erk 1 b0
of tl "JaTmea
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? S. a I TZSSZ J. hem .
day evening at which a plan of special
activities for Waimea was worked out.
Tho combined financial campaign
held during the months of April cud
May was successful and put the Boy
Scouts and Public Athletic League
well over the top while the Y broko ; The recent improvements and addi
oven with a few good friends to be ' Hons made to Mr. McBryde Store has
heard from. I made that institution ono of the lead-
;0: lng wholeseale and retail merchandis
TO MEET ALL-CHINESE A. C.
I plated across tho road from tho main
Mr. E. L. Damkroger, who is making store. This building Is devoted ex
arrangements for celebrating tho 4th j cluslvoly to furniture. The "display
of July at Makaweli, has announced room occupies about two-thirds of tho
u, , in ... ... ! building, while tho rest is used for a
that tho team which will meet tho AH- ... . ,
-. , . , , , storage and erection room.
Around-Ch neso of Honolulu on Satur-
day morning, Jiuy 3ru, win prouauiyi
consist tho following players"! M. Fur
tudo, c; N. Ohama, J. Robello, p; Hen
derson, 1st; K. Hamada, 2nd; G. Kn-
make and P. Comonias, ss; J. Bur
gess, 3rd; A. Komeyama, If; A. An
tone, cf; K. Watase, rf; and V. Cor
AT LAST, WE ARE DISCOVERED!
John A. Noble, known to famo as
the composer of the popular musical
hit of tho season, tho "Hula Blues,"
will invade Kauai next Friday morn
ing with a genuine jazz band. John
Intends to give a series of dances
throughout the island to show us
Just what real jazz dance Is like. See
add on page five for dates.
Superintendent Bailey, of tho depart-
ment of public lands, arrived from Ho-
nolulu Friday morning on a tour of
ALL-KAUAI SCHOOL. TRACK
AND FIELD MEET
Preparations aro nearly completed
for tho big field meet to bo staged at
Koloa recreation park next Saturday.
All tho schools of Kauai aro expected
to enter contestants in tho sports. Two
for each event aro allowed and no con-
tostant will bo allowed to enter moro '
than three events exclusive of the'
voi!ey i,an Kunie8. Besides tho track
and field sports the all-Kauai cham-
ptonship volley ball matches will bo
teams. Tho snorts will begin at
10:30 A. M. Transnortatlon for tho
slstlng of Mrs. Waterhouse, Mrs.
Cropp, Mrs. Romaine and Miss Doro-
thy McKee will provide dressing
quarters, cold drinks and other ncces-
attics for tho visiting teams. There
, will bo a picnic luncheon everybody
I bringing his own lunch. First aid
equipment will be provided "under the
direction of Dr. Waterhouse.
flcld hQ charRo Qf
Mr Warner nnd the track ovents win
i,e directed by Mr. Damkroger. Miss
1,0 no admission charge and the pub
lic is cordially Invited to attend these
LIHUE BOYS LEARNING WIRELESS
Clifford J. Dow, In charge of tho
local wireless officer, has organized a
twranhv an,l has
vornl Interested students. Two of
the boys, Richard Rico and Kenneth
Hoppor. Jr.. have installed aerials re-
eelving outfits and can near iiono
lulu and passing ships. Others of the
future. Mr. Dow says tho boys aro
progressing satisfactorily, some of
thcm belng able t0 son(1. XUoy ar0
H looking forward to tho time when
thor will bo far cough advanced to re
co me8sage from out the cither.
The boys composing tho class are:
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neth Hopper, Jr. and Ernest Woide-
McBRYDE STORE IMPROVEMENTS
ing Institutions on the Island. Tho
most recent addition is the largo and
i attractive looking building Just com-
EDWARD SCHARSCH ACTING
SUPT. OF TELEPHONE CO.
Mr. Edward Scharsch has been ap
1 pointed . temporary superintendent of
tho Kauai Telephonic Co., during tho
absonco of Mr. Wood on a vacation of
i-several months. The now superin-
tendent was formerly with tho Mutual
Telepnono Co. of Honolulu for nearly
ten years and retired several years
ago to come to Kapaa to engage lu
tho transportation business for him
suit. Ho was also at ono time em
ployed by tho Pacific Telephone and
Telegraph Co., of San Francisco.
KOLOA POST OFFICE RAISED TO
Tho Koloa postofilco has been raised
to the rank of fourth class. Much
credit Is due Postmaster Smith for his
faithfulness and efficiency, of which
this raise is the result.
t Kapaa Notes
The Hawaiian Canneries Company
started their summer packing season
last Friday with their first crop of
pines from Moloaa. Duo to the long
haul made necessary from this section
the factory has been connected by rail
with tho system of tho Makee Sugar
Company, who will deliver all the
fruit to tho cannery from Anahola.
As tho now rail connection links tho
factory with tho Kca(lla landing, tho
handling of all of their incoming
freight and outgoing finished product
will bo greatly facilitated.
Building operations on tho now
building of tlio Bank of Kauai has been
delayed several weeks owing to the In
ability of C. B. Hofgaard & Co., of
Waimea to secure delivery of somo
special sidings ordered through them.
As a result, it is not expected that the
building will bo ready until sometime
late in July.
In their recent campaign, the prot
estant churches of tho Island raised
$17,000, which added to the $80,000
already given makes $97,000 for Kauai.
This is a part of tho $400,000 being
raised in the territory and is to bo ex
pended in a general expansion of tho
educational and religious program for
SCRAP AT KALAHEO
Sunday Juno Gth was a great day at
Kalahco, Holy Ghost celebration being
the attraction and Saturday night the
feast was ushered In by a widely at
tended dance in the Kalaheo Social
Among those present w;ro tho
brothers of Manuel and Albert, their
surname is in charity withheld, well
known unruly gents of that burgh.
Both. Manuel and Albert were hunker
ing for a fero for all fight and appeared
at the dance with blood in their eyes.
An opportunity for a scrap camo
sooner than they expected and both
brothers met their Waterloo and ro
coived a good beating, mainly at tho
hands of Louis M. Rego, tho socalled
Maui Scrapper, although born and
raised in Hanamaulu.
Louis and other police officers woro
present, in civilian attire and were
taking in the dance from tho dais,
whore a Lihue orchestra" was dis
coursing sweet and enticing music.
Non dancers crowded the hall to such
an extent that dancing was nearly
mado impossible. An appeal to tho
police olllcers to push the spectators
back, brought our heroes on tho dance
Hoor. When an attempt was made to
lino up tho otherwise 'orderly crowd,
insulting remarks were mado to the
officers. Brother Manuel seems to
have rushed in from behind and struck
a blow at Louis's shoulder. A general
meloo followed and tho unruly ones
soon had enough, five of thorn being
laid out cold by Louis's mighty wallop.
Instead of accepting his well-deserved
beating, Manuel rushed to Li
hue, engaged legal talent and had oiTl
rer Rego arrested on tho charge of
assault and battery.
Wednesday last the caso camo up
for trial in the Lihuo District Court
before Judge Hjorth.
Attornoy C. J. Holt appeared for tho
prosecuting witness and Senator J.
It. Coney for Rego. A lenghty legal
battle ensued and when tho smoke
had cleared away, his honor promptly
found defendant not guilty nd dis
Tho Court remarked that evidently
Manuel had been the aggressor and
voiced regret, that Manuel had not re
ceived a more severo beating than ho
As an aftermath both brothers havo
been arrested by Sheriff Rico charged
with nssault and battery on a police
o Ulcer and the caso Is to come up to
day with Claudius McBrldo as Attor
noy for defendants.
Lihue Union Church
Sunday School Sunday morn
ing at 10 o'clock.
Morn Ing worship at 11 o'clock.
Tho choir will sing, "Ariso!
Shine! For Thy Light Is Come."
"CHRIST'S MAN," sermon
If you havo no church homo,
FATAL AGGD ENT
There was a fatal accident last week
thurday in the Wahlawa mill, of which
a Filipino, Leon Colomba, was tho vic
tim. He was a centrifugal mnn, and
nt tending to his work when a steam
pipe over head burst with such force
as to throw him Into tho running ma
chine, resulting in severe contusions
about tho head and elsewhere, from
whic h he died a few hours later.
HUI OF WAIMEA GIVE CONCERT
The Hut of Waimea staged n very
enjoyable concert and dance at the
Waimea Hall last Saturday evening
under the direction of Mrs. S. Kelll
nol of Kapaa.
The main feature of tho evening
was a little play in two acts entitled
"Hawaiian hospitality" shown In pun
tonium with a sort of singing abligato.
Tho first scene depicted -a bevy of
prim-esses, representing the principal
islands of Hawaii, out in the open, en
gaged 1 nthe congenial Hawaiian
pastimes of singing, dancing nnd
wearing of leis.
As the hula music struck up tho
leading princess beckoned to her sis
ters to respond in the dance, just then
a curious tourist In search of amuse
ment walks In, admires the scene, and
Is cordially received by the bevy of
Tho second act reveals a luau in
progress, in honor o fthe tourist, ac
companied with suitable singing. In
tho progress of the hula the tourist
urges the leading princess to dance the
hula kul with him, which she gracious
ly consents to do, and in which she
shows much artistic skill and charm.
The scene closes with the tourist
crowning tho princess with lots char
acteristic of each Island.
Mrs. Hart took the role of the lead
ing princess, and did the part won
derfully well. Wni, Wright made a
typical tourist appreciative a good
(hint; when he saw it. Mrs. Hunt sang
most effectively "Pawaa o ka LanI"
composed by the late queen, accompa
nied In the chorus by Hart. Their
voices blended remarkably well. Geo.
K. Kauoha, sang "Patches" In charac
ter, with clothing to suit, and danced
a Jig all of which "brought down the
Judge Kapahee and his group and
Mrs. Henry Blake and her trio did
ample justice to the enviable musical
reputation of Koloa.
Encore after encore was called for
and tho prompt nd happy responses
were in the nature of the songs and
hulas of 30 years ago, and specially do
ligh'ed those whosememories went
buck that far.
The Hut wishes to thank tho many
friends who contributed to tho suc
cess of the evening.
The concert and dance will bo re
peated at Kapaa this coming Saturday
evening, a rare opportunity not to bo
KOLOA SCOUTS COMING ALONG
I'nder the management of Scout
master Lovell, tho Scouts of Koloa are
f'.i.st becoming adepts at the arts of
their profession. As fast as they meet
their tests they are awarded their uni
forms. They will patrol the field in the com
ing track meet which takes place next
Saturday In Koloa.
Mr. F. Weber, former manager of
Lihuo Plantation, camo over from town
this morning, accompanying his
daughter, Mrs. Cropp. Ho will return
J. M. Lydgate went to town on Sat
urday and returned this morning. Ho
delivered tho Baccalaureate address to
tho graduation class of Onhu College at
Central Union Sunday evening.
G. N. Wilcox departed for Honolulu
Saturday to take passage on tho S. S.
"Maui" for tho mainland, where ho
will be gone somo time.
Paul S. Loomls arrived on the Kiuau
this morning to accept a position with
the Hawaiian Sugar Company at Mak
aweli. Ho Is a brother of C. F. Loomls,
former secretary of tho Kauai Y.M.C.A.
Beforo coming to Hawaii, Loomls was
dairy feed export for tho Ralston Pur
ina Mills, St. Louis, Mo., calling on the
i largest dairies in the Middle West.