THE HAWAIIAN STAR.
FIFTY CENTS A MONTH
HONOLULU, HAWAIIAN ISLANDS: MONDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER . SI PAGES.
PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE
S H. Dole, President at the Provisional Gov
ernment of the Hawaiian Islands, ami Min
ister of Foreign Affairs.
. A. King, Minister of the Interior.
S. M. Damon, Minister of Finance.
V. 0. Smith, Attorney-General.
F. M. Hatch, Vice-President ol the Provis
ional Government ol the Hawaiian Islands.
Cecil Brown, E. D. Tcnncy,
1 ihn Nott, C. liollc,
V. VV. Mel'hesmy, W. 1". Allen,
I ; ones F, Morgan, Henry Waterhouse,
Ed. Suhr, A. Young,
J. P, Mcndonca, VV. C. Wilder.
C. T. Rodders, Secretary Executive and Ad
Hun. A. V. Juil.l, Chief Justice.
Hon. K. P. Bickerlon, First Associate Justice.
Hon. V. F. Frear, Second Associate Justice.
Henry Smith, Chief Clerk.
Fred VVundenburg, Deputy Clerk.
tiro. Lucas, Second Deputy Clerk.
J. W.dtei Jones, Stenographer.
1 men IT JtJUeifcs.
Pinfl Circuit: H. E. Cooper, V. A. Whiting,
Second Circuit: A. N. Kepoikai.
Third and Fourth Circuits: S. L. Austin.
Filth Circuit: J. Hardy.
Offices and Court -room iii Government
Building, King Street. Sitting in Honolulu,
First Monday in February, May, August, and
lVlice Station Building, Merchant Street.
A. G. M. Robertson, Magistrate.
James Thompson, Clerk.
Department ok Forsiom Affairs.
Office in Government Building, King Street.
His Excellency Sanford B. Dole, Minister of
F oreign Affairs.
Geo, C. Potter, Chief Clerk.
W. Horace Wright, Ed. Stiles, Clerks.
Department of the Interior,
Office in Government Building, King Street.
His Excellency J. A. King, Minister of the
Chief Clerk) John A. Hassinger.
Assistant Clerks: James H. lloyd, M. K.
Keohokalole, James Aholo, Stephen Malia
ultl, George C, Ross, liward S. Boyd.
Chiefs ok Bureaus, Department of
In I KKIOR.
Surveyor-General, W, D. Alexander.
Supt. Public Works, W. E. Rowell.
Supl. Water Works, Andrew Brown.
Inspector, Electric Lights, John Cvssidy.
Registrar ol Conveyances, T. G. Thrum.
Road Supervisor, Honolulu, W. H. Cuin
mings. Chief Engineer Fire Dept., J. H. Hum.
Supl. Insane Asylum, Dr. A. McWayne.
Oliice, Government Building, King Street.
Bureau of aoriculture.
President ex officio: His Fixcellency J. A.
King, Minister of the Interior.
Members : W. G. Irwin, A. Jaeger, A. Her
bert and John Ena.
Commissioner of Agriculture and ex officio
Secietary of the Board: Joseph Marsden.
Department of finance.
Minister of Finance, His Excellency S. M.
Auditor-General, George S. Ross.
Registrar of Accounts, Geo. E. Smithies.
Clerk of Finance Office, Carl Wideinann.
Collector General of Customs, J. B. Castle.
Tax Assessor, Oahu, Jonathan Shaw.
Deputy Assessor, W. C. Weedon.
Post master-General, J. M. Oal.
Office, Custom House, Esplanade, Pott St.
Collector-General, J. B. Castle.
Deputy-Collector, F. B. McStocker.
Harbormaster, Captain A. Fuller.
Port Surveyor, M. N. Sanders.
Storekeeper, Geo. Slrateineyer.
DEPARTMENT of Attorney-General.
Oliice in Government Building, King Street.
Attorney--General, W. o. Smith.
Deputy Attorney-General, G. K. Wilder.
Clerk, J. M. Kea.
Marshal, E. G. Hitchcock.
Deputy Marshal, Arthur M. Brown.
Jailor Oahu Prison, lames Low.
Prison Physic-an, Dr. C. B. Cooper.
Board ok Immigration.
Office, Department of Interior, Government
Building, King Street.
President, His Excellency J. A. King.
Members of the Board of Immigration: Hon.
J. B. Atherlon, Jas. B. Castle, Hon. A.
S. Cleghorn, James G. Spencer, Mark P.
Secretary, Wray Taylor.
Board of Health,
Office in grounds ol Government Building,
corner ol Mililani and ejueen Streets,
Members: Dr. Day, Dr. Miner, Dr. Andrews,
T. F. Lansing, J. T. Waterhouse Jr., John
Faia, and Attorney-General Smith.
President, Hon. W. 0. Smith.
Secretary, Chas. Wilcox.
Executive Officer, C. B. Reynolds.
Agent Board of Health, J. D. McVeigh,
Inspector and Manager of Garliage Service,
L. L. La Pierre.
Inspector, G. W. C. Jones.
Dispensary, Dr. II. McGrew.
Leper Settlement, Dr. R. K. Oliver.
Board ok Education.
Oliice, Government Building, King Street.
President, Hon. C. R. Bishop.
Secretary, W. James .Smith.
Inspector of Schools, A. T. Atkinson.
Board of Crown Land COMMISSIONER?.
A. King, Minister of the Interior, W. O.
Smith, Attorney General, and C. P. Iaukea.
Office in Judicial)' Budding.
J. T. WATERHOUSE
Queen Street Stores,
FULL LINKS OF
FANCY -:- GOODS
of all descriptions.
Fort Street Store,
IN ADDITION TO THE LARGE
Dry and Fancy Goods
HAVE JUST RECEIVED,
India Linen and Persian Lawns,
Embroidery, in 9 yard pieces;
Roman and Guipure Embroidery,
Oriental, Platte and other Laces, in
white, cream and black;
Chiffon Lace, all colors;
45 in. Lace Net, cream and black;
Striped and Check Dimity,
Wide Japanese Crepe, white and colr'd;
White, Cream and Black Surah Silk,
White and Cream Silk Crepe,
Navy and Cream Serge,
Suez and Tennis Flannel,
The Jenness Miller "Equipoise Waist,
Prima Donna and P. D. Corsets,
Ladies Mack Hose.
T. B. MURRAY.
Carriage 5? Wagon
All work guaranteed of the Best. Give me a
trial and be convinced.
No. 44 King Street.
Mutual Telephone 572. P. O. Box 498.
151 3 tl
GK) TO THE
NUUANI' AVKNUK, OR TO THE
Table Hoard $1 per tlay.
Hoard and Lodging $2 " "
Hoard and Lodging $12 per week.
Cf Special in. 'in lily prices.
T. E. KKOUSE: Proprietor.
IF you want a good pair of GLOVES
for driving or walking, I can sell 'em to
you. Or if you wanl to see some NEW
NECK WEAR in the latest designs and
shapes, call around and feast your eyes.
I have also not a new stock of COLLARS
;uul CUFFS, and above all do noi forget
mat 1 am making 5MIK15 IU ORDER
in all styles, anil that I am the sole agent for
the Ui. G. Jaeger Sanitary Underwear. Your
physician recommends it for the health.
1 16 31m
Call in and examine the
And our new stock of
Fine Singer Sewing Machines.
Uethel Street, Honolulu, Uamon Block.
ALLEN & ROBINSON.
46 Queen Street.
DEALER IN LUMBER AND OTHER
KINDS of BUILDING MATERIAL.
Also Steam and Stove Coal.
M. S. GRINBAUM & CO.
HONOLULU, H. I.
Commission Merc hams and Importers
of General Merchandise.
San Francisco Office, 115 Front St.
F. A. SCHAEFER & CO.
IMPORTERS AND COMMISSION
Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands.
H. W. SCHMIDT & SONS.
IMPORTERS AND COMMISSION
Fort Street, Honolulu.
P. O. Box 197. Telephone 240
LEWIS & CO.
Naval Supplies : Wholesale and Retail
Dealers in Groceries, Provisions, Etc.
in Kort St., Honolulu, H. I.
Lime and Cement.
For Sale at
J. T. WATERHOUSE'S
Queen Street Stores.
JAS. F. MORGAN.
No. 45 Queen Street.
Auctioneer and Stock Broker.
Special attention given to the
Real Estate. Stocks & Bonds.
ROB T l-KWKRS, C, M. COOK H. K. J. I.OWKKY.
LEWERS & COOKE,
DOORS, SASH, BUNDS,
PAINTS, OILS, GLASS,
WALL PAPER, MATTING,
LIME, CEMENT, ETC.
H. MAY & CO.,
Wholesale and Retail
98 Fort Street,
Hoth Telephones 22. P. O. Box 470.
A. WKNNBK. N. V. ACOHSON.
WENNER & CO.
AND IMPORTERS OF
DIAMONDS, PINE JEWELRY,
WATCHES, SILVERWARE, Ere.
The Handsomksi Souvenir Spoons made
in the Hawaiian Inlands.
EXT It A.
Pale Lager Beer
A Fresh Invoice of Califor
Cocktails a Specialty.
U H DEB, Prop'r.
81 KING STREET,
ohn Wieland Brewing Co
G. J. WALLER, Manager.
W. R. CASTLE.
ATTORNEY -A.T X. A W
Oftice, Cartwriglii Building.
J. M. MONSARRAT.
ATTORNEY AT LAW am. nutauv
Cartw right lllock, Mcrchinl Si., Honolulu,
J. ALFRED MAGOON
Attorney and Counsr o'-Al-Lnw.
OFFICE 42 MetolMBl Street,
Honolulu, II. I.
F. M. WAKEFIELD,
Attorney & Coinisclor-at-I-nw
Tkmi orakv Ol 1 ice :
Willi ('. W, AsMbrd, Merchant St.,
55 Honolulu, II. 1. ly
W. T. MONSARRAT.
Veterinary Surgeon fc Dentist.
OHice, Inlirmaiy mi l Residence,
Telephones: Hell 96, Mutual l8.t-
Excellent secOTBtnodetioni for patients.
Veterinary operation table; no daneer trom
Uar All Calls PromitlV Answered,
Day or Night.
M. PHILLIPS & CO.,
Importers and Jobbers of American and
European Dry Goods,
Comer Fort and Queen Street, Honolulu.
C. B. RIPLEV.
Ofkice New Safe Deposit Building,
Honolulu, H. I.
Hans, Specifications, and Superintendence
given for every description of Building.
vjiu luiuoings successiuuy remodelled ami
Uesigns for Interior Decorations.
Maps or Mechanical Drawinc, Tracine,
3rtrawing fur Hooks or Newspaper Illus
M. H. LOHEIDE,
Sign & Ornamental Painter
BELL TELEPHONE 157.
KF" All Orders Promptly Attended 10
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 l'aper and Card Stock in
In all its Branches.
Magazines, Law Hooks,
lllank Hooks of any dew ription,
Day Hooks and Cash Hooks,
Map Si Photograph Mounting,
Alliums, Old Books Re bound,
Kdge ( Hiding, Lettering in Cold,
Account and Time Hooks,
Journals and Ledgers,
Letter Copying Books.
Binding in Morocco, Calf, Sheep, Roan
Russia, Persian and Cloth.
AT SHOUT NOTICE.
3f' First-Class Workmanship
HAWAIIAN GAZETTE 00.
46 Merchant St., Hoaoh hi.
Pacific Mail S.S. Co.
S. S, Co,
For YOKOHAMA and HONGKONG
Steamers of the above Companies will call
it Honolulu on their way to the above p,.rts
in 01 tboafl the following dates:
Stan 'CHINA" Nov. 27, ilaj
Stmt "OCEANIC" Dec. 25, 1893
Si mr "CHINA" Feb, 5. l8v4
Stmr "OCEANIC" March 5. 1S94
Stmr "CHINA" April 10, 1804
For SAN FRANCISCO.
Steamers of the al ove Companies
at Honolulu on theii way fiom lloiigk
Yokohama to the above port on or al
Stmr "CHINA" Nov. 6,
Stmr "OCEANIC" Dec. 4,
Stmr "CITY OK PEKING"
Stmr "OCEANIC" Feb, 12,
Stmr "CHINA" March 26,
Stmr "GAELIC May 14,
RATES OF PASSAGE ARE AS FOLLOWS:
HAMA. It) MOM,
KOMI. Cabin $150 00
Cabin, round trip 4
mouths 225 00
Cabin, round nip la
monthi '3 50
uiopcan Steerage. . . 85 00
ti Passengers paying full fare will be al
lowed 10 per cent, off return fare if returning
within twelve months.
atT l or Freight and PsaaSgS apply to
H. HACKFELD & Co.,
64 tf Agents.
For Vancouver, B.C.,
From Sydney & Brisbane.
S. S. "VVAUKIMOO" Aug. II, im
S. S. "ItTOWERA" Oct. 2, 1893
S. S. "WARRIMOO" Nov. 1, ks.ij
S. S. "MIOWKKA" Dec. 2. 189J
S. S. "WARRIMOO" Jan. I, 1S94
And Monthly Thereafter.
For Sydney & Brisbane
From Y'ancouver, B.C.
s. s. "MIOWERA" . . .
S. S. "WAKK1MOO". .
S. S. "MIOWKKA" .
S. S. "WARRIMOO".
Od. II, l8y ;
. . Nov. II, 1893
. . Dec. 21 , 1893
. . . Jan. 21, 1894
And Monthly Thereafter,
Passenge and Freight Rates
to Vancouvei, H. C, are the HMUlO San
to all points in Canada and the United State
pel Canadian Pacific Railway.
ir Kir Freight M Paaaaat, apply a
DAVIE6 & CO.,
OeeideiitaJ ami Bne&tal
C. B. COOPER, M.D.
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON,
onricg mammh nutruk
Cornel Hotel and Alakea Streeis.
On n e MOIIMI I" to 12 a. in., 2 to 4 p.m.,
7 to 8 p.m. Si nhavs: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
HTTllKMONBSI Mutual 154 Oftice Bell oS,
Residence! Mutual 490.
Fort Street, - opposite Wilder & Co.'s
11. J. NOi.TK, Proprietor.
First clas l.tincho Served with Tea, Collce,
Sinla Water, C.ingei Ale 01 M: k.
tf Smokers Requisites a Specialty,
Open fiuiu j a. 111 till iu 111.
BISHOP & CO.,
Established in 1H53.
Honolulu, Hawaiian ISLAND!.
DRAW EXCHANGE ox
THE BANK OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO
AND 1 11 hi K AOBNTO IN
New Vork, Chicago, Boston, Paris
MESSRS. N.M. ROTHCHIID & SONS, LONDON.
FRANK l'OUT ON-TH F.-M A1N.
Tin Uniott National Hank ui Chang'..
The Commercial Hanking Co. oi Sydney,
The Commercial Hanking Co. ol Sydney,
Sydney. The Rank of New Zealand, Auck
land, and its branches in ChiiMi liuich,
Diiiiedin and Wellineton.
Tin- Hank oljjjuuji oluruUiaj I'oillamk Ol
Tin AioicTilnT Madciia ITlari '
The Chartered Hank of India, Australia and
Hongkong, Yokohama, Japan. Ann n o -.n
a Genera! Ranking Business,
CASTLE cV CO; KE
1.1 I K an D I'lHi :
Al.KNTS t'OR -
NEW ENGLAND MUTUAL
Life Insurance Co
Alliance Assurance Co.
ETNA INSURANCE CO.,
OF HARTFORD. CONN.
in 1 HK
lSl RANCI CO.,
OF TSTE"W YORK.
When Rales ate Equal, Get the
WILDER & CO.,
Life Insurance Go.
Of New York.
ASSKTS Dec. 31, 1892, $175,084,156.61
s. B. ROSIC,
(General Agent, Hawaiian Islands.
Importers of ami Wholesale Dealers in
I)R' COODS, HOOTS, SHOKS,
CLOTHING, NOTIONS am.
58 Queen St., Honolulu.
i4 California St., San Francisco Cal.
STEAM im, GALA AMFD I'll'F, i;i.
BOWS, T ways, GLOBE VALVES
STI.AM COi kS, an,l all ,,ilKI UiUgt
for pipe ti haii'l.
Honolulu Steam Rice Mill.
Fresh milted Riee for sale in ipianlitiis t,, suit
J. A. HOPPER, Prop.
Fori Street, Hi Hotel.
FOUNDED I mim.
Having heen appointed Agent-, ol the
tbovf Company t- are now irady to elleet
laWnUMM at the lowest rales ol pieiii'iim.
II. w. BCUMIDT sons.
SWITZERLAND S FEDERAL FAST.
A Day of Thanksgiving and Religious Ob
The third Sunday in September is
set aside in Switvetland fvx the Federal
Fail, anil it has been on several occa
sions sinte Us institution strictly enjoy
ed by a proclamation of the CotUni m
litat in different cantons. The date
of this day of penance is at once an
cient in its oriRin. its injunctions very
precise, and its character singularly in
consistent with the ceitbftUon it had
Afltr the departure of Napoleon I.,
for St. Helena, Switzerland found her
self (teed from the yoke laid upon her
neck by the omnipotent Kmpcror, and
able to rccovtr her autonomy. The
"Mk la," now bearing the name of "Fed
eral Council," decreed that every year
this auspicious event should be com
memorated by a celebration taking
place on the third Sunday of Septem
ber. The festivities were to be ol an
exclusively religious nature, and every
ciiwen was to visit the churches and
offer up thanksgivings to his Maker.
The whole population has always
piously conformed to this patriotic
duty as it was laid upon it. 1 roin the
Sari) dawn, on the appointed day, the
latthfc I flock to their "temples," as the
strict disciples of Calvin call their
places of worship to distinguish them
emphatically from those of the Catho
lics and Lutherans. Special and length
ened services are held, and earnest
sermons preached by the pastors. Hut
whatever the faith, religion or sect to
which a Swiss belongs, whether a native
born or one by adoption, he never
shirks the public manifestation of fast
ing and prayer, imploring Divine as
sistance and protection for the prosper
ity of the Fatherland.
If any one canton has suffered from
the visitations of excessive sruwl
hail, or destructive avalanches, on the
third Sunday ol September collections
are made for the victims and generously
Beyond the proclamations of the
Federal Council, the CoitUil d'Etat of
each canton exhorts those under its
control to thi fear of Cod, the obser
vance of justice, and the practice of
good deeds. Shops and places of busi
ness are hermetically closed. Sabbati
cal observance being by no means a
geneial tule, anc there is no attempt at
any kind of manual labor.
At the close of the religious services,
toward 4 0( 5 in the afternoon the
devotees return to their homes and par-
tike of a frugal eo lation. The more
strict among them, however, fast till the
evening. Some few years ago a slight
relaxation crept into the austerity of the
rules. On the eve of the fast day the
young people of both sexes gathered a
plentiful harvest of grapes in the vine
yards to be used for the open tarts in
vogue in the country. On the return
from the "Temple" on the Sunday the
relations and friends of each family as
sisted in the making of the tarts with all
the mastery of long experience, and now
the delicacy is looked upon with some
thing of the reverential regard awarded
by the Englishman to his Christmas
But in spite of this gastronomic re
creation the day maintains ils sober and
stern character. It is, however, whis
pered that some recreants are habitually
ailed across the frontier by imixirtant
business precisely at that date, and that
they spend twenty four hours in mun
dane pleasures; but there are free think
ers in all communities, and it must be
confessed that the deserters, if any, are
cruelly strangers or lately naturalized
residents. The loyal sons of Helvetia
consider it a patriotic duty to conform
strictly to the regulations of the day as
they obtain in the twenty two cantons
1 f the 1 onfederate.
The inconsistency of celebrating
deliverance from oppression and recon
quered freedom by fasting and penace
remains im plicable, and strikes the
spectator as the most incongruous
fashion ol expressing national rejoicing,
passing of the rebel sol
The Ranks of the Men Who Fought for
Secession Are Growing Thin.
From some statistics just returned to
the Govern 1 rS office by Stale Treas
ur. r Hardeman il becomes painfully
apparent thai the old soldiers of the
Confederacy and their widows are
iassing sws) last. Colonel Hardeman
1 his mori 11 g sent 111 his repoit of the
money paid out for pensions since the
first of March. It slums that the
crippled soldiers of Gaorgis have re
ceived during the year $181,225.
There is a decided falling off m the
humbjtl pi old swidiers who have been
drawing $100 a year fur the loss of a
limb or total disability. In ggs there
were 1000 pensioners under this head,
but from Colonel Hardeman's figures
there are now only 77 1 liensinnrrs
und,r (his head, showing that nearly
,,00 nave died slt.ce io,S; t apt. VV.
H Hams. 111 i.l the executive ufticp
who iiinvts all applications tof pttb
si-ids, staled llus morning that the
widows 'f the Confederate soldiers
were decreasing al an alarming rale.
Sun e last wear nimtv unc nl it,-...
v - - ...V ...
have died, and as quite a number have
11 it renewed their applications for pen-
sums, it is I n m ,:ied many of them
aie de d Last year theie were eighty
thiev deaths among the widows, bet
this e.u there will be DM re than 100,
besides three inairiaees. Atlanta
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