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H W. WILCOX 1MJJ1
ESTABLISHED 1904. VOL. 18. NO. 52.
LIHUE, KAUAI, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 1922
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Presented to Throng
'ARMORY IS CROWDED TO DOORO
BY PEOPLE OF ALL
Christmas Carols Sun.q
ALL TABLEAUX AND SOLOS
PLEASE THE ENTIRE
Tho over new and wondprful
Btory of the birth of .esus of Naza
reth In Bethlehem was told last
night nt th'u Lllnio Armory by a
series of tableaux. More than 800
people crowded Into tho armory and
the annual Christmas production far
exceeded all the audience's fondest
Tho singing of the Christmas car
ols by the entire audience was an
added touch and to help those whose
memories had failed them, the words
wore flashed on the screen. All join
ed In singing tho sweet old melodies
that have como to be a very part
of Christmas itself.
Tho first tableu represented the
prophets and tho prophecy according
to Isaiah, was read by Thomas
Vance. The second tableau was tho
Annuclation and tho Christmas story
was road also by Thomas Vance.
Tho third tableau, the Herald An
gels, was one of the most striking
of the evening, tho costuming and
posing being very unusual.
The song and tableau, tho Three
Kings of the Orient, was by far tho
best received of them all. The trio
number which was sung by tho three
kings was an old Christmas carol,
"Wo Three Kings of Orient Are."
This song was rendered by Simeon
Dlas, Henry Malina, and John Maka
riani, who played tho three kings,
was1' greatly enhanced by the won
derful costumes worn by the sirg
Tho fourth tableau portrayed tho
shephords awaking and following the
star of Bethlehem. This was follow
ed by a number by the cantata chor
Tho sixth tableau was the. Madoii'
na nnd child, and a solo "Sleep My
Jesu Sleep," was sung by Elinor
Dale during this number. Mrs. Ma
bel Jensen made a very striking
The manger scene with Mary and
Joseph and three little cherubs
around the manger was the seventh
tableau, while tho Adoration, the
last tableu made the most beautiful
picture of them all.
Too much credit cannot bo given
tho committeo which was headed
by Miss Edith Rico and Miss Edith
Hanson, for the wonderful success
of the Christmas tableau.
The program committee for the
tableau was Mrs. H. D. Sloggett,
Miss Edith Hanson, Mrs. Frank
Crawford, Mrs. Alma Rogers and
Rev. It. W. Bayless.
Others who contributed to tho
success of tho evening wero W. Hall,
Nell Locke and W. H. Rico tlr.
. Tho program was as follows:
The Prophecy (according to Isa
iah). 1 Tableau: The Projihets.
Solo: "O Jerusalem", Alma Rogers
2 Tableau: The Annunciation.
Tho Christmas Story (Luko 2:8-14)
Hark the Angels Sing: Community
3 Tableau: Tho Herald Angels.
Tho First Noel: Community Sing
4 Tableau: Tho Shepherds.
' Christians Awake: Cantata Chor
us, 5 Song and Tableau: Three Kings
O, Little Town of Bethlehem: Com
C Tableau: Madonna and Child.
Sleep My Jesu Elinor Hale.
Silent Night, Holy Night: Com
7 Tableau: The Manger Scene.
Come, All Ye Faithful: Community
8 Tableau: Tho Adoration.
Accompanist Frances Allen.
Violinist Mabel Watorhouso.
Mary Mabol Jensen
Joseph Thomas Morgan
Tho Angel Gabriol
Tho Herald Angels
Margaret Sloggett, Mabel Kuhl-
Pleases Large Crowd
BEST PRODUCTION EVER, IS
The Christmas cantata, "Tho
Coming of the King," rendered at
Lihuo Memorial Parish houso on
Sunday evening, wns a musical treat
that will long bo remembered by
the largo audience that sat enthrall
ed throughout the rendition of this
.Tho complete program of solo and
chorus work was rendered in that
pleasing and artistic manner for
which this community is becoming
famous and showed long and pains
Much credit is duo Mrs. Ralph W.
Bayless, conductress, and Mrs. Wil
liam Grote, pianist, for tho splerdld
uuecess attained in this (master
piece. These ladles are both recog
nized as musicians of a high order
r.nd tho musical personnel selected
by them for the occasion did them
Tho soloists were Mrs. Almu Rog
nrs, Mrs. Adrian Englehard, Mrs
Elliott Wood, Miss Elinor Dale, Mrs,
Win. Henry Rice, Mrs. Henry Shol
don, Rev. R. W. Bayless, Judge Wm,
C. Aclii Jr., Simeon Dias, Alfred
Vklona, John Makanani, Henry
Waiau, Digby Sloggett.
Tho musical personnel was ns fol
Mrs. Wm. H. Rico Jr., Mrs. Clap
per, Mrs. Alma Rogers, Mrs. Henry
T. Sheldon, Mrs. E. S. Swan, Miss
Hannah Sheldon, Miss Elinor Dale,
Miss Lois Hunt.
Mrs. Adrian Englehard, Mrs. Rob
crt F. Middleton, Mrs. Elliott F.
Wood, Mrs. Charles Keahl, Miss
Lottie Jordan, Miss Mary Morris,
Miss Dorothy Jackson, Miss Estello
Rowe, Miss Waudeo Cheek, Miss Ro
William Stewart, St. Claire De
Lacoy, Charles Keahl, J. C. Jamie
son, Ralph W. Bayless, Lewis R.
Jackson, Simeon Dlas.
H. D. Sloggett, Henry Walau, Wm.
Henry Rice Jr., Abraham Lima,
Timothy Montgomery, Alfred Akiona,
John Makanani, Wm. C. Achi Jr.
Pianist Mrs. William Groto.
Directress Mrs. Ralph W. Bayless
AT AHUKINI HARBOR
Tho Hawaiian .Dredging Co. com'
plcted the dredging of Ahukinl last
week and the dredger returned to
Over one thousand yards of ma
terial was removed from the bot
of tho harbor during the operation
of tho dredger. A minimum depth
of 35 feet is maintained throughout
tho cntiro dredged portion.
Tho area dredged Is one thousand
feet from the breakwater following
a line parallel to tho wharf and then
follows a line of practically the
same length curving to a point on
the shore opposite tho end of tho
It is now possible for steamers as
big as tho Wilhelmina to uso Ahu-
klni hrabor, which ought to remove
any objections that tho Inter Is
land havo in putting either the Kl-
lauea of the Mauna Kca on the lo
cal run when the Haleakala arrives.
DAtLY MAIL SERVICE
FOR EAST KAUAI
The post office department an
nounces that beginning Jauuary 9
there will bo a daily mall Bervlco
to Hanalei from Llhue, excepting
Sunday and Monday.
This will end a long fight that
tho east side of the island had been
making to secure dally service to
that part of Kauai.
man, Leilanl Scott.
Charles Scrlbner, Mortimer Lyd-
gato, Timothy Montgomery, Hen
ry Wedemoyer, Kazu Yamasaki,
Solomon Tsou, Charles Ishll, C.
Corezan, Charles Wood, James
C. Clapper, Arthur Sloggett.
Simeon Dias, Henry Malina,
Harrelt Locke, Helen Rico and
Ninety Members Turn Out to Hear Professor A. A.
Hauck Speak on Education; Principal F. J.
Dollinger Talks on School Problems
Tho Kauai Chamber of Commerce
held Its regular meeting at tho Tip
Top Cafe last Thursday evening and
the biggest turnout of the year mark
ed tho last meeting in 1922.
Over 90 members turned out to
hear Prof. A. A. Hauck, president
of Punahou school, and F. J Doll
inger, of Kauai high school, and
they wero rewarded by hearing two
of the most Interesting addresses
that have boon delivered before the
chamber this year.
President Hauck was the first
speaker and he took for his subject
"Education." He told tho chamber
that tho duties of present day edu
cation Inf preparing tho children for
the future wero fourfold. The first
was to educate them along physical
lines, so that their bodies would
be prepared to take up the struggle
when they went out into the world.
The second duty was to give them
a complete working knowledge of
the English language so that In the
future their thinking and reading
would bo in that language, Tho third
duty was to develop a civic attitude
among the children so that when
they became of age they would
perform their duties as citizens in
an intelligent manner; and the fourth
was to teach them to earn a living.
He then told tho chamber that It
was a good sign for the future of
education when bodies similar to
the chamber wero taking an Inter
est in it.
President HaucU's address was de
livered in an unusually Interesting
manner and his words made a dis
tinct impression on the members.
F. J. Dollinger, who followed Mr.
Hauck, then told what Is being
done at the Kauai high school along
developing the local children. Mr.
Dollinger opened his talk with an
invitation to the members of the
chamber to visit tho high school
and inspect it so as to receive first
Kapaa Water Supply
Increased Next Year
Kapaa and Wuilua residents who
in the past have been forced to
suffer temporary shortages in their
water supply, due to tho heavy de
mand for water In the early morn
ings and evenings, will no doubt bo
interested in the announcement of
Supervisor Fred Mcndcs that the
work of developing a supply of wat
er, sufficient to meet tho needs of
Kawalhau, is expected to start early
Plans for the work havo already
been submitted to th Department
of Public Works In Honolulu and
bids will probably bo called for soon.
Kapaa and iWallua aro at present
supplied with only ono line, and
Walpoull and Wailua residents aro
always complaining of empty pipes,
tho demand from those nt the head
of the line taking all the water dur
ing certain periods of tho day.
The present plans for the now
water system call for two lines lead
ing from tho same source, ono lino
for Kapaa users and nnother for
Waipauli and Wailua, thus insuring
all residents with an adequate sup
ply. A third line will probably bo
built to supply the Hawaiian Can
neries Co., as tho pineapple cannery
during tho height of tho canning
season in the summer months re
quires an enormous quantity of wat
er ,for uso in connection with their
For those who may bollevo that
three lines' leading from tho
same source of supply might tend
to exhaust tho supply or at least
to diminish it, Supervisor Meudes
states that tho present supply avail
able all the year around, is suffici
ent to eupply a district with three
times the present population of Ka
walhau. Tho last legislature appropriated
$C0,000 for tho development of an
adequate water supply for Kapaa.
BIG MEEI6 OF YEAR
hand knowledge as to what Is being
Ho then bocamo specific where
President Hauck had been general,
and told that the school was work
ing along a fourfold plan.
The first plan was that tho nchool
was preparing tho scholars who In
tended to take up collego courses,
for that work In Its academic de
partment. The second plan was to
develop the local girls, who prefer
red that course along- the linos of
domestic science and domestic art.
This course prepared them as houso
wives and home builders. The third
plan wus to develop boys industrially
and technically, with a four year
manual training course. Tho fourth
plan was to develop girls and boys
for n commercial career with a four
year commercial course.
Mr. Dolllnger's talk gave many
members of the chamber a new
light on tho work that has been
done at the high school and many
favorable comments were heard from
At the business session, which
followed tho banquet, a motion was
introduced to have tho chair ap
point a committee to devise a suit
able memorial to tho late J. M. Lyd
gate. An amendment was added to
tho first motion that the board of
supervisors bo petitioned by tho
chamber to change the name of Wal
lua Park to J. M. Lydgato Park as
a memorial to Mr. Lydgate, as it
was thru his efforts that this park
was obtained for the public of Ka
uai. Both the motion and tho amend
nient passed unanimously.
Rev, R. W. Bayless, who was the
delegate to tho recent civic convon
tion in Honolulu from tho Kauai
Chamber of Commerce, rendered an
Interesting report on tho convention.
Jack Horner gavo as part of tho
entertninincnt, two solos that wero
well received. Noll Molor entertain
ed at tho piano between tho courses.
G. P. Wilcox was among tho pas
sengors arriving Friday morning.
Mr. nnd Mrs. II. Rohrig of Hono
lulu aro spending tho Christmas Holi
days at their old homo In Liltuc.
Judgo J. L. Hjorth of Llhue, re
turned from a brief vacation spent
Mrs. F. M. Crohoro arrived on
Thursday morning on the Kinau
to spend tho holidays with her
daughter, Mrs. W. C. Scrlbner of
Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Longstreth,
Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Lane of Lihuo
returned this morning from Hono
lulu where they spent Christmas
with their parents.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Christian
spent Christmas In Honolulu. They
returned to their homo in Hunamau
lu this morning.
Dr. Yanaglhira, of Kapaa, accom
panied by his daughter, returned
from Honolulu" last Friday morn
ing. Mr. nnd Mrs. A. Robinson and
Mr. and Mrs. Sinclair Robinson, of
Makaweli, who returned from, tho
mainland on tho Maul last Tuesday,
arrived on tho Kinau Thursday morn
ing. Miss Wanda Cheek, Mokihana dis
trict nurse, and Miss Wightman,
nurso at Koloa hospital, returned
Friday morning from Honolulu
where thoy havo been attending tho
Emorson nutrition institute.
Judge Alexander Lindsay Jr. camo
over from Honolulu Friday morn
ing and Is spending the holiday per
iod with tho Faya's at Kokaha.
Miss Mabol Wilcox, Miss Estello
Roe and Mrs. C. K. Lyman of Llhue,
and Miss Mabel MIna, of Makaweli,
all of whom havo been attending
tho Emerson nufrltion institute in
Honolulu, returned on tho Kinau
last Thursday morning. J
LADS SAID TO
Nevor let It be said that politicians
nre quiet In Kawalhau, as It Is al
ways opan season In that district
The latest plot brewing that dls
trlct Is of Island wide interest, for
it hinges on tho very Important po
sltlons of Kauai tax assessor, tho
deputy tax assessor for Kawalhau
and the district magistrate of Wat
Tho first Btep In the action re
gards tho appointment of tho de
puty tax assessor for Kawalhau,
who will ho appointed by Carlos
Long, tnx assessor for tho Island.
The Kawalhau precinct club has en
dorsed K. MaBunaga for the posi
tion, and It Is understood that ac
cording to political custom It is ne
cessary for tho candidate for a dls
trlct office to be endorsed by tho
The rumor has gone abroad that
Long does not Intend to appoint
Masaunaga, but that Hopii, the oth
er candidate, will be his selection.
Kawalhau Republicans nre not slow
in stating that if Long does so they
will go out after his scalp, as he
Is a Democratic holdover in the of
fico as tax assessor and that a good
Republican should replace him.
It is rather hard to seo where tho
district Magistrate of Walmea comes
in at first glance, but this comes
on another angle. Judge Hoggaard
Is a good Republican, but ho is in
danger of losing his position, fol
lowing along the policy of Chief
Justice Peters In appointing Ha
wallans to the district courts, There
fore the Kawalhau politicians figure
that If the judge is removed it
might not be a bad idea to remove
tho Democratic holdover in the tnx
assessor job and replace him with
somo good Republican, say Judge
Hofgaard, for instance.
Tho Kawalhau men claim that
Deputy Sheriff Crowell Is bo
hind tho movement to removo Judge
Hofgaard, although Crowell strenu
ously denies this.
uroweii is deputy tax assessor
ns well as deputy sheriff and it is
claimed that If Horgaard succeeds
Long that Crowell will hold only
ono position jjfter tho appointment.
ong is now registered as a Re
licun, but tho Information is giv
Oft- out from Kawalhau that ho was
appointed under a Democratic admin
Istrntlon and that ho also has been
a candidate' for office on tho Demo
In tho meantime tho story has
spread all over tho Island and ninny
nnd various conjectures aro being
madfc as to tho final outcome. How
over, n tno affair should fall to
come to a head, thero Is no doubt
that Kawalhau will have a now
sensation to spring tho following
INMATES OF MAHELONA
HOSPITAL ENJOY XMAS
Thru tho kindness of many good
friends of tho Maholona Memorial
hospital, the Inmates of that histi
tution had an enjoyable Christmas
with a treo .appropriate exercises
and music and everything that goes
to make tho Yuletldo a time of Joy
For sovoral days past, cars havo
been arriving at tho hospital, de
positing packages and bundles that
were destined to, make those hearts
FILIPINOS PLAN BIG
The Filipino Rizal day committee
announces that plans for tho Fili
pino National celebration at Wal
poull are complete.
The morning program will bo
given over to patriotic exercises,
while tho afternoon will bo glvon
over to sports, Carpentero, tho Fili
pino lightweight champion of the
Islands, Is billed to meet an oppon
ent not yet named, Lopez and Cor-
iilllio -will meet in a four round
bout as will Rojos and Tomas.
Tho all Filipino baseball team
will meet tho all-Japaneso team In
tho other sports of the afternoon.
Foresters AH Set
For New Years Day
MANY ENTRIES ARE IN
THE BIG RACING
Roman Race Featured
AFTERNOON'S SPORTS WILL BE
VARIED AND PLEASING IN
Entries for the Foresters big rac
ing meet and day of sports at Wal
poull race track next Monday aro"
practically complete. Sixteen races
are down on tho cards and the For-
estors will havo a busy tlmo run
ning them so ns to get finished , bo
John Fernandez, who is general
chairman for tho Foresters, an
nounced today that thero will bo
no long waits botweon races and
the Lihuo band will be on hand to
snap things up while the horses are
going to tho post.
Two races on the card aro excit
ing more Interest than any of tho
others, these two being tho mile
open and the five-eighths open. Din
ner Bell, Golden Spray and Sky
Boy will meet In the mile .and these
three - horses havo the rail birds
scratching their heads trying to fig
ure tho winner.
There certainly can bo no shortage
of stop-watches on tho island, as
whenever the horse from the enemy
camp goes out for a work all the
stable boys, trainers and Jockeys
for tho other horses appear with
watches and clocks him as he takes
his spin around tho track and then
watches aro compared and hnn.la
wag over tho result. Old Golden
Spray Is said to bo due for a come
back as he flashed tho mile in good
stylo yesterday. Both Dinner Bell
and Sky Boy look good and no
doubt they will have their back
ers when tho big race conies off.
Tho other race that is causing
comment is tho five-eighths of a
mile with Silver Dust, Fireman, Din
ner Bell and Kapaa Girl as tho en
tries. The first contenders were on
ly Silver Dust and Fireman, but tho
nddltion of Dinner Bell and Kapaa
Girl to tho entries gives the race
a new angle. Silver Dust took tho
measure of Fireman tho last tlmo
they met, but Fireman's backers are
looking for tho Kapaa horses to
lead tho Fernundez mare, while tho
Japanese racing fans are backing
Dinner Bell to finish abend of them
both. Kapaa Girl Is given only an
outside chanco by most of tho fans
but there nre plenty of backers
for G win's mare.
Tho first raco sounds like a poul
try show instead of a horse race ns
tho three entries are James Spald
ing's Chicken, Johu Molina's Turkey,
and Jules Rapoza's, Duck.
The- entries to date are. as follows:
1. 1-4 mile Babies. Chicken, Spal
ding. Turkey Malina. Duck Rapo
za. 2. -3-8 milo free for all. Sliver
3. -3-4 mile freo for all. Dinner
Bell, Sky Boy, Prohibition.
4. 3-8 mllo ladles race.
fi. 1-2 mile Portuguese; Kapaa
Girl, Black Bird, Hanamaulu Girl.
C 1-2 mile Japanese. Koloa Girl.
7. 3-S mllo for throe year olds.
Manu Kauai, Golden Shower, Sir
8. 1-2 mile Filipino. Post entries.
9. 1-4 milo girls raco.
10. 3-S mllo post entries.
11. 1 mllo mule race.
12. 5-8 free for all. Dinner Bell.
Silver Dust, Kapaa Girl, Fireman.
13. 1 mile freo for all. Dinner
Bell, Sky Boy. Golden Spray.
14. Cowboy relay post entries.
15. Roman race. Ben Corbett nnd
There will bo a celebration of tho
Anglican communion at tho resi
dence of J. H. Hall, Lihuo, "at 7:30
p.m., December 28th. Celebrant, tho
Episcopal priest from Wnimea. Rev.
M. E. Carver.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Horner Sr. arriv
ed last Thursday morning to spend
the holidays with thoir sons, Albert
Jr. and Foster, of Kapaa and Ke-alia.