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THE HAWAIIAN ST AR,C .THURSDAY, MAY 4, 1894. -SIX PAGES.
(Continued from Third frige.)
Stranded In London.
The following advertisement appear
ed in the Morning Post of Wednesday:
"Will you help an American with a
wife to secure a second cabin
passage home "
Dear me, this is too admirable an
opportunity to be missed. 1 feel sure
that many will readily assist any of our
American cousins who may desire
to return "home." Loudon Truth.
Lord Iveagh's Million.
Lord Ivcach, of Guinness stout fame,
recently gave a quarter of a million
pounds sterling toward the housing of
London's poor. He has spent ,750,
000 for his Savernakc property and is
now daily extracting sheets from his
check book in payment of bills incurred
in puttingt the neglected estate in
The Cynic's House as a Kennel.
The eccentric lady who has turned
Carlyle's house in Cheyne Row, Lon
don, into a kennel, has been fined iS
and costs by the Westminister Police
Court Magistrate. The neighbors have
tried in vain to clean this Augean stable
with rosewater and appoponax.
Lord Koseberry to Wed Princess Maud.
Lord Roseberry is to wed Princess
Maud, the third daughter of the Prince
ana Princess of Wales.
ITEMS OF INTEREST.
Indians first utilized petroleum.
Worth's cheapest dress is $150.
A ton of gold is worth $495,360.
Hats are polished by electricity.
Chicago has 1500 grade crossings.
The emerald supply is decreasing.
China has a bridge 5 miles long.
Uncle Sam has 460 electric roads.
Silk is to be made from wood pulp.
Chicago will exhibit an Irish village.
The Vanderbilts have $50,000 in
New Orleans reports an anti-treaty-ing
Swedes will cultivate 60,000 Florida
Russians get drunk on watermelon
Leather comprises 48,096 American
Hawaii has $30,000,000 of Ameri
Electric roads have displaced 30,000
Tacoma is building an electric
A Chicagoan suggests a 50 story
A London clock dial is 23 feet in
Jarrah is the most nearly indestruct
The woman chemist is getting more
Pepper production averages 23,000
tons a year.
Inauguration visitors left $2,500,000
A Gloversville (N. Y.) man runs a
Sixty five million admission tickets
will be ordered for the world's l'air.
Notwithstanding modern improve-
A Rochester woman has invented
The famous "dragon" tree on the
island of Tenereffe is 5000 years old.
A New Yorker advertises a child to
rent by the hour for entertainment pur
poses. The United States let loose in Feb
ruary 134,500 of those noble birds,
ments, it costs more per 1000 feet to
manufacture lumber than it did 40 years
A woman in Almont, Mich., wears a
pair of earrings which has been in the
possession of her family 160 years.
The banana seeds only in one small
spot on earth, the Andaman Islands.
Everywhere else it must be raised from
A Canadian has invented a contriv
ance to do away with holding the tele
phone receiver to the ear while talking
over the wire.
The bones of the whales that the
German Kaiser slaughtered in the
North Sea last summer are now to be
turned into furniture for the Norwegian
boat-house at Potsdam.
A hay saver, consisting of a three
sided device, which enables the horse
to insert his head into the manger, but
does not permit any lateral movement
of it, is a late invention.
Work is in progress on 279 build
ings, to be used as hotels, in the im
mediate neighborhood of the World's
Fair grounds. These structures are of
wood, brick or stone, and will contain
a total of 33,945 rooms. They will
cost nearly $4,000,000. With this
abundance of accomodations, it is be
lieved that hotel rates will not be ex
cessive. Club Stables Co.
S. V. GKAIIAM, Manager,
Liyery, Feed and Sale Stables,
Fokt Strekt, Bin wt.kn Hoiki.
BOTH TELEPHONES No. 477.
f3T Connected with Hack Stand
Corner King and Bethel Sts.
BOTH TELEPHONES No. 113
Call in and examine the
NEW BUTTONHOLE MACHINE
And our new stock of
Fine Singer Sewing Machines.
If. HEKGERSEN, General Agent.
Bethel Street, Honolulu, Damon Block.
Are we to be, ot not to be,
n part of the Great Republic,
seems to be the burning ques
tion of the clay, and one we
had rather leave to wiser heads
than ours to solve; and while
great statesmen are wrestling
with this momentous question,
we want to have a little "kkv-
vo-iV witn you on some otlier
subjects, that concern you as
well as ourselves.
lias it not occurred to you
that you've been wearing that
old hat long enough ! In these
progressive times if you intend
to be "in it," you've got to keep
pace with fashion. No matter
how otherwise well dressed
you may be, unless your hat is
the correct thine: vou bear a
We have already laid in a
stock of the Latest Hats of the
Htm Spring and Summer
styles, in hard felts, soft felt
and straws, and including a line
of the celebrated " Fidora'
Hats, at present all the rage in
the United States. There is
therefore, no necessity for you
to hang on any longer to that
old Tile that bears such
strong resemblance to the hat
" your father wore."
Believing that business wil
be better in the near future, we
have not hesitated to keep our
stock full in all lines. Take
collars for instance : We have
almost everything you could
wish for. I f yon wear a stand
ing collar, just come in and
take a look at our " Narenta"
or "Ardonia ;" or if you prefer
a turn clown collar, try the
"Winnipeg" or "Goswell;" we
have have lots of others, and
can't fail to suit you. Cuffs in
abundance, links or otherwise.
Neckwear in profusion, scarfs
Windsors 4 -in -hands, and a
special lot of " Boys' Bows;"
suspenders in great variety,
leather and woven ends, good
strong, serviceable goods.
We might go on indefinitely,
but space is valuable, and to
enumerate everything we carry
would fill a pretty fair sized
Book. If there is anything
you want in the men's line,
just drop in and see us, and if
we can't suit you, we don't be
lieve any one can.
If you should want a pair of
nice shoes, let us try a hand at
httino; you. Did it ever occur
How much a man is like his shoes;
For instance, both a soul may lose. -.
Both have been tanned; Both are made
tight by Cobblers; v
Both get left and right,"
Both need a mate to be complete;
And both are made to go on feet.
They both need healing; oft arc sold,
And both in time will turn to mould.
With shoes the last is first; with men
The first shall be the last; and when
The shoes wear out, they're mended
When men wear out, they're men dead
They both are trod upon, and both
Will tread on others nothing loth.
Both have their ties, and both incline
When polished, in the world to shine;
And both peg out, Now would you
To be a man, or be his shoes.
H. F. WICHMAN
Everything in the
and Silverware line.
"Up to date" in styles and
patterns : sometimes a little
ahead of date, but never behind.
I he only establishment in
the country where eyes are
measured on thoroughly scien
tific principles and classes guar
anteed to fit each particular case
H. F. WICHMAN.
A merchant is nowhere
unless abreast of the times.
We have gotten several
new ideas through the ob
servation of Mr. T. J.
King, while on the coast
and we propose not only
to profit by them ourselves
but to give our customers
the benefit of the low
prices that shall henceforth
prevail in our establish
ment. As time rolls on, we
shall gradually unfold our
new ideas to the mutual
benefit of our customers
Call and be convinced
of the sincerity of our
rPIIK HEADQUARTERS OF THE Ex
L ecutive Committee of the Annexation
Club, corner Fori anil Hotel Mieets, will be
open fiom 8 a.m. to 5:30 r.M. anil from 7
p.m. until i) p.m.
All those wMjini; to sipn the membership
roll may do so during thoe hours.
FRESH REEK, MUTTON AND VEAL,
iToLOC.KA SAUSAOKS, Etc.
JAS. H. LOVE,
lioth Telephones, 104.
Practical Machinist, Gun
Hetehel Street, Damon ltlocl;, corner Stole,
The Star now has the larg
est circulation of any evening
paper, and is gaining ground
In its new form, the paper
will print as much reading
matter as any other Hawaiian
journal, and will report the
news of its entire parish with
freshness and accuracy.
Editorially the Star is an
outspoken and consistent ad
vocate of annexation to the
The paper will be delivered
at any house in Honolulu for
HO cents per month.
HENRY DAVIS & Co.,
52 Fort Street,
GROCERS AND PROVISION DEALERS !
l'urveyois to the United Stales Navy
FAMILY GROCERIES. TABLE LUXURIES. ICE HOUSE DELICACIES.
Island Produce a Specialty
FRESH H UTTER and EGGS.
We are Agents and First
AND SELL AT LOWEST MARKET RATES.
1'. O. Box 505.
Fresh Eggs, 30 Cents per Dozen.
From the Celebrated Dairies, Woodlawn and Mikilua.
OUll ISLAND POTATOES, are Simply Superb
They Bake Well, Boil Well, and Fry Well.
Why pay 2 to 3 cents a pound for a poor California or
New Zealand Potato in these hard times, when
will supply you a First-Rati; Potato,
Delivered at your Door for
per Hundred TO-DAY.
HENRY DAVIS & CO.,
P. O. Box 505. Both Telephones 130. 52 Font Stkkkt.
H. S. TREGLOAN & SON,
OFFER TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC THEIR LARGE
AND COMPLETE STOCK OF
Foreign Woolens for Spring & Summer
AT 20 PER CENT DISCOUNT FOR CASH,
Business Suits Reduced to Twenty-two Dollars and 50 Cents
Business Pants Reduced to
J. EMMELUTH & CO.
No. (1 Nuuanu and No. 4 Merchant Streets, Importers of
Stoves, Ranges, and House Furnisliii Goods,
Tin, Copper and
WATER PIPE and FITTINGS, BRASS GOODS, lite.
K3TAU Orders Receive Prompt Attention.
Honolulu, H. I.
and I'rovision'ers of War Vessels.
and Tea Dealers.
Handlers of Maui Potatoes,
Both Telephones Nuitiher 130.
One Dollar and a Quarter
Six Dollars and 50 Cents.
H. S. TREGLOAN & SON,
Job Work Solicited.
BOOK and JOB
Commercial and Legal Work Executed
Posters, Books and Pamphlets,
Printed in the Neatest Style, on Fine
Paper, and at Moderate
The Largest Paper and Card Stock in
In all its Branches.
Magazines, Law Books,
Blank Books of any description,
Day Books and Cash Books,
Map & Photograph Mounting,
Albums, Old Books Re-bound,
Edge Gilding, Lettering in Gold,
Account and Time Books,
Journals and Ledgers,
Letter Copying Books.
Binding in Morocco, Calf, Sheep, Roan
Russia, Persian and Cloth.
AT SHOUT NOTICH.
3 First-Class Workmanship
HAWAIIAN GAZETTE CO.-
46 Merchant St., Honolulu.
BELL 481, MUTUAL all.