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GEORGE F. C0FFILT & CU.,
No. 1 Pin trr-t, l'm-n !::,
IlAKTin i.AK ATTENTION GIVKN TO
t ftlinc Hawaiian oriW. n.l latL.rti .n gauraijUXil.
JOHN HARVEY & CO.,
UMMIMIU.' MKRCH 4MS md WOOL
II steal !. C" !.
Reference Bsok of MontreaL
Cah a-ltanees on Contgnirnts
A. P. EVERETT.
Forwarding k Co ni mission Merchant
40S FRONT 8TBEET, CORNER CLAT
Particular attention pail to KooiignomU Ilan.l Pr.-luc-
"WILLIAMS, DIMOND & CO.,
Shipping Si Conraivioii Merchants,
2 I S Clirrl Mrert.
8 AN K,
W. H. CROSSMAN & BRO.,
M I 1 1 1 I " C Com n 1 1 o it
M K It C II A !N" T
118 Ckak Street. NKW VOKK.
RWervoce Cu(h A Co..ke anl J. T. Wat-rh-.u-e.
iivthia rick ircix-i !
Corn ir or
SflSSIOK k IRO0.TSTS.,sn IBlMI-fO, C1L.
rilllE INDIA BHKMII.I. AFTF.R MX-
M. TfcKM YCAKit of pracliiMl rsprrirnre aril ini.r.r-BM-nt.
t now th D'll"l t4 rrt-ti..n ol any tf H'"-- Mill.
a( th worWl la lh'cougtii" of rianinr arl l"liliiif n
Manila ortU-a-, anJ io ju-WJ of CWrL-l. .M-frl.nl.Olc Hue
from Ihc Pa-ldj. pro.lners from A lo l-r ecnl.more ll.an
ih Olrfcrw Mill f AojtrMn.
THE IM RICK lll.l.wnoinrirrf-ct
Banning order f'r Ibe
IIL11LC k UIIESSHG OF I'AIIII. !
UNCLEAN ED RICE,
frnm te llaaiiao I.Un.l. to whkh il U hpreiallj AiLt'ieil
PADDY AND HULLED RICE !
IVtU .Vcif l'rwnil uml (Ute'il All-ntUm.
WM. M. URKK.NWooD.
Unwnl CuniaiMKii Merchant and l'r'.prirlr of lo.li Rict
THE J. 31. BRlMltK DILKE
THE LARGEST BILLIARD MANUFAC
TURER'S IN THE WORLD,
EaUhtiaVtl in Chi-a. ?t. Lmi. Nrw York an.l I'inrinr.ali.
ami having bi!' branches io atl the principal CiiU.s of the
Our object in thrse island, is fr the pon" of sulir g
aJl who Bias fc I th nco aailjr of ornamenting Ibe al.ni au.l
obUituting vub billtarda.
TACLKM WHICJII ARK THE
Non Plus Ultra of the Trade !
tur Tblr are onilouUnllj lh l"t rr ninorannre.l,
aoUoor Ciuhnia are htily avrrciat-J, liaTinx rn-riv il ll.c
twlirarmrnl i f lh heal frofc i,al anl Amatrur I'Ujrra
thrualioot Ibe worbl. Uur jc.ml arc a-ltuirl r.jr r. n. nur
bnkJ.tt eomprtilors lo be uuiUalWil iu lientjr. fjualiiy, ami
Souh.aod k ae the Dl cxtciuive ntabluthiuci.t il 0f
aurt la the wnrM.
W na fill enlm ih (mtrr facility, an.l afT.r.l U lt. r
aalialoi'tiun than any other IMIiar.l TiU- manufj. mr. r
Tbe iuter'(nr! voaUl m.jat rtrctfully ak the atl:r.lin
of the citiK-na oi Ibe Manila to the
FIVE BILLIARD TABLES,
Mow in iM nl iiaprll from th? above nnODfjrlur.rJ.
AoJ vsuhl nture U ay that tiir'e Tj1- cinnot be in
any way eacelk.1. All CbamHn t'Uyrra an.1 exrrU n
No. 1, & the Rest Tables Manufactured.
All Champion fm"an.l Ibe b.r't run are nu.lr on
thrae Maaarrb Takleo Ibroslionl the I ni:.J
All Information rrqaiml can be haJ by ap.tjn.ii t. the nn
rferaifnxl, wb will be miat happy to rcrcire or.lcia f.r any of
the Table, auch a
ECLIPSE CAROM & POOL,
ECLIPSE POOL & CAROM TABLES.
Which are tbe TLU- rf the Iaj.
Orilera 4.ctlr. fcw any part of r full on fl: in the l:i:liarl
Line, aacb a
Cloths, Balls, Cues, Racks, Markers.
Bridges. Maces, Chalk, Tips. &c.
I woll aJ rail lo not.ee, the IWutifal
Revolving Parlor Billiard Table, with
Stationery Parlor Billiard Table, with
the Monarch Cushions.
TLi Parepa, Bagatelle and Pigeon Hole
Which r of superior qnaiitj n. f.ni.th.
The lmf hat not leat cocoes the
A aeaal.fal Table, much aailnl tr nliMi irr. Thee
Tab ar both mrlul aiul umanwntal an.l nv i mi.Ul.lc lo
partiea having aatall bri.irs and romna.
The above Tables, out 11 u. Ac. an.1 cvrry lliina ii the l:il
har l Lin, will he put rfwn to il.e Uvm li-i-rr an.l iu-rmaui-l
io vry pariicuUr. or no ,i. Tal.lrs in ne prm-rally
the Co4 are anal 4J,'i.
for full paritcular pleaae atLlrna
lioooiolm. 13. I. JAM Ks . I, KM ON.
A jrat fr ike J. M. Braaiwirk A. llnlUr Ca.
THE GREAT MONARCH'S
Prize Standard Nonpareil Novelty Tables
Art in daily oa ami cut be aeen at the CommtrrUl I'.iciarJ
rarlora. corner of Mttoana Arenaeand Berelan.a Mrr- i. un
ar the aaprnnr management of C. II. F", 1 who
way in attendance lo inatrnct and atlco-1 t wants of tt.e
Lorera of the CUE.
THE FUME BAR.
(Under the charge of MR. ROBtRT Kt..lNN)
Attached to the Saloon la liberally aappika wi h CHOICE
VAMtTIM of fine W1XES
CIIAMPACNE, CHAM BERT I X.
W ith litanrw of the bat brand a, alog with polite attrniirn
combiow to makt U lb moat pieaaant place of resort and
rrfreahmeni in the city.
no 27 6a I'raprlclar.
Horses. Buggies, Harnesses, and
JCST ARRIVED PER BARKT. ECREKA.
FOR SALE CHEAP.
OrJert Ukea IMPORTED HORSK3 and Bi nOIKSof
very da?riiti.. WM i rvv
L. P. FISHER,
a DVERTIMNO AGENT. U1 51ERC1IANT3
j t.XCII A.N..K. rn I' rancUco, California, i authorized
it. r'Cciv; a-ivrrtix-nitrtita f .r the column of thi3 paper,
31s. P. FISHER'S
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nearlj eterj Newspaper Pnbllshed on the Pacific
Coast are kept Constantly on Uand, and all Adrer
timers are Allowed Tree leecss to them dnrlnr Bnsl
nes IIonr. Tbe PACIFIC COMMEKCUL 1DTER
TISER U kept on file at the Office of L. P. FISHER.
The Great Popular Monthly,
THE C 1 V. I KO R N I A N it the beat and moat popular
monthly evn , ibliited on tbe Pacific Coast. It U the
oi.ly magazine weal of the Miaiaaipl Valley, and la Tull
i f iheior..o h!e of the Crral Weat, lu large and
niiKmrly l'rinte.1 pagp are Oiled with intereating and
ii.le cuntributiona from the pen many ol the ablest
a mt eminent writer in the United Stales. It ia uni
te , and highly recr.mmrnded by the local and Eastern
1'r. . It ia tbe ruiog magazine of the day, and its ezcel-k-nre
increases with each iue. Yearly SnWrlk.
liwtt ia Adrsscr, 4.00.
Uif aicXimaZsers !
The R'-Un'.w Manufacturing Company, (limited Capital
$18.104.22.168uo;, IlfMton. (America.) aill loraard. bereaRer, eren
on . riffle watrb lo any part of the world at wholesale
j.ricr-. i. 3o r cent, cheaper than any watchmaker, as
none i t IN m are manufacturing watches themselves, but only
liyii S thrni frm here. We call the particular attention ol
e.-ry int r.dinc t purchase a Bral-clasa reliable watch
l.i uur following price lut :
fitvr Vatch. Crystal g'au. seconds band.. ..........$ 2 60
Silnr Watch. Iluntn c case, engraved. hiftli'y finisbrd.. 3.60
MiTrr V atch. rkcl'-lon muTement, Extra Jeweled, stout
double rorer. ........................ ......... 6 .00
f:,j!. W.tch. Jeweled. Maintaining Power, Crystal
ti .Id W at.-h. Hall Hunter. Enamel or Gold tial. Lever
e-aiM-ment........ ................ .......... 9 00
i..M W atch, llunling Case. Ouperior Nickel Movement
b--i qa tiity with all the latest improvements, 2
Uold l overs...... 10.75
The Kryl-i mrchnim to a watch la one of the great mod
ern improvement in watch work, it does away with the old
fashioned kry, with which so many persons have ruined their
W4tcl.es. The watch is wonnd by turning a'nurled knob
p!are.l on the handle or bow. instead of by the ordinary
mr:m; the har.dtare set In tbe same way. The advanlagrs
of thew iiii.ro. tr' nt are obvious, the rase, which never need
be opened in wit.dmg, is ma.e air-tittht and dust-tlgbt, tbns
prr-rving miu h longer the fluidity of the oil, and greatly pro
longing the intervals between the necessary cleaning of the
Silver Kryle Watch, Lever Movement, Flat, Jeweled,
Irvulal Glass $ 4.25
Silver K.'yleo W atch. Double Cover, Enamel or Orna.
mental Silver Liial...... 8 25
Silver Krjrlem Watch. Superior Skeleton Movement,
r:tra Jeweled, Mout Double Cover... 8.75
Gold hlc4s W atch. Open Face, Lever Escapement.
Ten JcwMs 11 25
G..I.I Kcylr.s Watch, Half Hunter. Beat Movement, all
l:tlet improvements. 15 Jewels. ...... ......... 15.00
Gold Ke leva W atch. Two Stout Gold Covers, Chronom
eter Movement with Center Second Hand, a
npl.-n.li l watch for presentation. ............... 18.75
Go'd Keyless Chronometer, 3 Gold Covers, Movement of
tincul work in an tup. Center Second Hand, repeat
ing hours and quarters.... .................... 42.60
Gold K-ylra Chronometer, (Imperial Ckronomtler
showing days, date, weeks and month on dial,
repeating hours, quarters and eighths, 3 heavy
Gold Covers, warranted for 5 years, aud without
doubt the best and handsomest watch in ex
istence............... ....................... 75.00
IA II the above watches can be had in smaller size to suit
for billies' wear at the same price. Monograms, Initials,
arms, etc., engraved on the back of the watcb free of charge.
sj All our W.Vches are thoroughly flnihed and ready for
m innn.-dixle a-, and will be s--nt securely packed in Mo
ii.tii of free, to any part of the world, together wilh
larr m lin.prtnirs. tlunri and keys, these being a great con
vin. fiee. a. in iiisiiy onl-irf-lbe-way pUces.it is almost a mat
ter of impo-aibility lu replace ooc of these articles.
:vry walrh Is accompanie.1 by a writlrn warranty,
rnaranleins the regularity and superiority of it work-
ni.intl.ip for 3 years, during which time no charge will be
made fur repairing if the watch Is returned post free.
A II onr Gold Cases are 18 carat Gold
are of the best sterling Silver.
the Silver Cases
Pic-per ce. t. dic.iaiit will be allowed on orders for six
n! more watches.
All our watrhes have compensation balance, which ren
d.-rs tl.rni t qu-illy accurate in either hot or cold climate.
ssv All wati-br ir ay be ordered
4 hand, with enifraVrd, plain p
el-, without d Circi.ce of price.
or without seconds
ed or engine turned
L N'o imlm from abroad filled onlesa accompanied by A
rrmittance to cover the amount, or a re lr re ice on a Ua-
IVrons resuling in any part of the world need not hesitate
o (rwar.l thrir ord-r to this establishment as they may rely
upon r'C-ivir.a: the exact wsUh ordered by them, which if not
spir..vt d, will be exchanged free and safe by post, or money
i. itin.l .1 The best means of sending money U by draft on
r York. Paris or London, which can be procured at any
har.ki-r and nrrinhtr, or enclose the amount in bank-notes,
gold coins or p s'aire staonrr of any country of the world. All
orders, the smaik.i as well as the most important, will receive
the urnr (.articular ttrnlin and will be forwarded without
.1. Uy. W e rei:ifully ask for a trial order.
The Rodanow ManPg Co.,
5 and 7 Portland St.,
BOSTON, U. S. of AMERICA.
nJ 3 in
Trade Journal & Exporter,
Produce Markets Review and General
Pub!i.hrd Monthly, awl In F.ugUh Indispensable for pur
rhaaers of Continental Goods; gives W holesale Prices, and
liiwr.onls allowcl. of
Wines, fcrandi.-. Preserve! ProvUl.us, Fancy Goods.
Millinery, lres Materials, Glass, Porcelain,
1'Ulrd W are. Watches. Clocks,
Kea! an.1 Imitation Jewelry. B"Ot and Phoes,
Perfumery, Photographic ami Printing Materials.
Toys OW-ographa. bcwnliflc and Musical lndtrumenla,
Irug. CbrmicaU, l'harmaceutical Preparations,
Stationery. Sweets, Hilks, Varnishes, Paints,
Pat-er Ilangirgs, Klc. tie.
Also Prices Current of Produce. Market Reports, Notice
on Industrial Novelties, Trade Intelligence, Etc.
Annual Subscription 5 for Posul V nioo, and 6s for other
C,Moneyorder payable to GEORGE WATKRS on Pari or
London, or tbe equivalent ic any local currency or postage
IM'AID LETTERS REFtSED.
Ad lre.s TIIK 1RF..NCU TRADK JOURNAL A EXPORTER
ocv n. Rue de Chabrol. Paris, Jrance. lly
W. C. BORDEIVT,
AUCTIONEER & COMMISSION HERCH'NT
L.ADII2S AND GENTS IIOSIERT,
GENTS FURNISHING GOODS ! !
Ladles, Cents' k Children's Boats k Shoes,
GROCERIES AN D CANNED GOODS,
Hardware, Crockery and Glassware, To
bacco, Cigars, Pipes, Yankee Notion.
PATENT MEDICINES, ETC.
38, 32. AND 34 FRONT STREET,
my 16 ly
.RRAXIST OFHT. ANDREW'S PRO CA-
TT'lif . Ta.-h. r of VluuoT-W u- "-...... r
c-i . . ' v s t.!i?n. t'Jna Avenue. js-
ri'O THE RESIDENTS OF LI O NO LULU
J. and tbe other Islands, before purchasing or ordering else
where, call at our Store corner Fort and King St., and exam,
lne our stock of
Dry Goods !
LPaxxcy Goods ! !
Cutlery, Vases, Accordeons,
Pianos and Organs, Socks,
Underclothing, Towels, Bedspreads,
Solid & Plated Jewelry, Tobaccos,
Cigars, Pipes, Soda Waters,
Im Fact, Ike Great teat Variety In IIwmoImIu.
Ilours 6 30 a m to 0 p. m. Saturdays for tbe accommoda
tion of all, open until 11 p. m. Orders solicited.
PICKERING St CO.
GREAT ATTRACTIOXS !
Premiums for 1880-81 !
5 LARCE 5
Beautiful Cliroinos !
F REE ! !
Being determined not only to keep np with the times, but to
keep sbead of all competitors, I have had gotun up Kl V K
LARGE CHKUMOS. 13 by IS inches in size, and
shall give TIIK FIVE FREE to every subscriber to
the FIRESIDE VISITOR I In addition to this, I
halt not only keep the VISITOR op to its present stand
ard, but shall materially improve It during tbe year. Our
Chromos are made in pure Oil Colors, and are printed in 20
colors, and any description I might attempt to five of them
would not do tbem justice, yet I will give our readers a partial
description of tbem, in order that I hey can get some idea of
their loveliness :
No. 1 is a One Chrocno done in pure Oil Colors, in 20 print
ings, size 13 by 18 inches, entitled:
Beware ! for
She Is fooling thee,
8 he is fooling thee,
Trust her not
Oh, trust her not ! "
This subject is represented by a beautiful young lady sitting
fn a rustic chair, beneath the overhanging branches of a fine
old elm tree ; she is faultlessly dressed, with her long, golden
ringlets hanging down over her shoulders; in her lap ia a show
er of beautiful flowers. Near by is a beautiful waterfall, while
io the distance tower mountain peaks. Taken as a whole, it
is a lovely picture the beautiful lady in the rustic chair in a
thoughtful mood, luxuriant foliage all around, the beautiful
flowers, the landscape, with the blue canopy of heaven o'er
all combine to form ao enchanting scene, and one that can
not fail to satisfy all.
No. 1 is a fine Oil Chromo, in 20 colon, size 13 by 18 In
ches, entitled i
A beautiful girl of eight years is out gathering ferns she is
barefooted, with no bat on her head, tbe wind playing with
her golden locks, the his ber apron lull of ferns. Il is a
beautiful picture of childish beauty and innocence, and cannot
fail to find favor in the eyes of alL Tbe coloring of the land
scape is very fine. In the distance is seen the little one's
home. The picture, as a whole, is very beautiful and true to
nature. It is well worth the price of a year's subscription to
the FIRKMDE VISITOR, yet every subscriber gets
the VISITOR a year, and the five chromos lor the small
sum of One Dollar.
No. S is a One Oil Chromo in 20 colors, size 13 by 13 inch
Happy Dreams of Childhood.
This Beautiful Chromo represents a sleeping child, a beauti
ful girl of three years of age. She is sweetly sleeping wilh
ber doll clasped io ber hands. Over and above ber are seen
angel forms scattering flowers and blessings on the bead of
the dear one. Beside ber couch Is sitting her mother intently
watching ber child, while her bands have paused in the fancy
needle-work on which the ia engaged. It is a beautifully
sweet picture, and will find a warm place in every mother's
bear! in the land. Tbe child sleeping ao sweetly with a smile
hovering around its lips, the angel forms o'er head, the mother
watching her dear one, the rich draperies and furniture ol
tbe room make a rare picture of loveliness. It is taken from
a rare painting by one of the bid masters, and cannot fail to be
appreciated by all.
No. 4 is a floe Oil Chromo in 20 colors, size 13 by 18 inch
The IMLite Appeal.
This subject represents a beautiful Italian girl, dressed in
her native costume, the is what is known as a Street Music
ian, and earns ber livelihood by her violin and voice, the
baa played and sang lo tbe crowd, and haa quietly folded her
right arm over and around her violin, while ber left arm is
ouistreched, thus mutely appealing to the public to give her
what they may. It ia a lovely picture. The girl, though only
a strolling player, is rarely beautiful the sweet, beseeching
expression of the face could but make the most sordid find the
wsy into their pockets, and give her a few pennies. It is one
of the richest pictures we have seen for many a day. It is
brought out in Oil Colors, and ia equal in every respect, to
any oil painting, and few can tell whether it is an Oil Chromo
or ao Oil Printing, so faithfully it ia reproduced. To see it ia
to fall iu love with it at once, and every one who sees it, will
No. 5 is a fine Oil Chromo in 20 colors, size 13 by 18 inch
TIic Reward I
This is a companion piece to No. 4. It represents a beauti
ful Italian girl (entirely unlike the other.) 8be is also a
Street Musician, earning ber livelihood with ber voice and
violin; she baa played to her audience, and baa received her
reward in tbe share ol a shining silver piece which she is
holding in her hand, while a smile of delight, at her success.
hovers on her lips, ana her race is radiant, it is a very lovety
picture. This Chromo alone is worth twice the cost of a
year's subscription to the FIRESIDE VISITOR, yet
subscribers will receive the r I v II foregoing large lliromos
FREE, and tbe VISITOR a year for a single dollar.
That each subscriber receives the foregiing FIVE
LARGE IIEAUTIFUL CHROMOS. and I he
FIRESIDE VISITOR a year lor a single dollar. Mid
both papers and chromos are send postpaid in every case. No
publisher in this country ever offered so much for a single
dollar and fulfilled it. I promise only what I know lean
Tbe undersigned, Sole Agents for the Hawaiian Islands,
would respectfully notify the inhabitants of this Kingdom that
tbe above only cover postage throughout the United States,
that the Hawaiian postage is EXTRA for Chromos and Pa
Subscription covering all expenses. 1,1.25 a year in advance.
07 Subscription List bow open. XX
Agents wanted all tter the Kingdom; Write fur
PICKERING & CO., Honolulu, H. I.
THE BIBLE LOOKING-GLASS!
Reflector, Companion, and Guide to the Great Truth of the
And illustrating tbe diversities of human character and the
qualities of the human heart. Consisting of Six
Books in One Volume,
Profusely Illustrated by Object-Teaching
Showing the pain and misery resulting from rice, and the
peace and happiness arising from virtue.
BY JOHN W. BARBER, and Others.
This is tbe most -original work, without question, in re
ligious literature ever produced in our country as unique
and quaint in its way as Uunyan's famous allegory:
Among the world of books, it ia the only one that Instructs
in Christianity and human nature on the principle of object
teaching People who would seldom open the Bible itself are
atuacteJ to ibis work, for ills a big picture-book in religion.
Every picture, too, enforces a principle. No book extant so
instantly represents the Gospel no, iwt even the Bible itself
as this, by its appeals through tbe eye.
Over one hundred and thirty topics are Introduced and en
larged upon with illustrative pictures, such as Repentance,
Vaiih. Hope. Love, Justice. Time brings np Truth, The Mem
ory of Righteousness. Thf Memsry of Wickedness, Brotherly
Kindness, The Selfish Man. Tbe Christisn Church, The Syna
gogue of featan. The Safe Bridge. The Unsafe Bridge, Tw
and False Principles, Carnal Security, Faith and Works, The
Heavenly Shepherd, The Joys ol Salvation. The End of
Human Greatness, ic.
Tbe author is now an old man. His life has been filled and
rounded out with good works, ne was born in the last years
of the last century. In tbe administration of George Wash
ington. In 1812 he was apprenticed to learn tbe art of en
graving. More than a half a century ago he began, in a
small way, as an author. A book about that time was pro
jected by him, under the title of tbe "Looklng-Ulass." con
taining the essential features of this volume. His earliest
publications were large emblematic religious engravings, one
f which, in the hands of our missionaries fifty years sgo.'.was
tbe main instrumentality in the conversion of the Queen of
the Sandwich Islands.
Tbe pictures in the " Bible Looklng-Glass" are all from his
drawings, and many of tbem engraved by him." They show
great Ingenuity in design. They are not meant to be artistic,
but to convey at a glance some principle of truth vital to
human welfare. The costumes are those of the American
people when Mr. Barber was young sixty years ago. They
are now old-fashioned. Tbe Christian religion itself, we be
lieve, is not considered aew-faahiooed.
Tbe work has great popularity, over 100,000 copies having
already passed from the bands of Canvassing Agents into
those ol the people, where, lying upon tbe tables of thousands
of families, it has acted as a continual teacher of the Gospel.
The Bible Looking-Ulass" being in quarto form, is a com
panion io shape and character to the Family Bible, which it
reflects and explains. W hile the work U thoroughly evangel
ical and orthodox, no peculiar denominational doctrines are
advocated; only tbe great cardinal principles of Christianity,
in which good people every 'where believe.
The mechanical execution of this work is worthy of its
literary excellence, while the low price at which It U offered
places it within the reach ofj aU.
Affl'ffaN BE SEEN.
It is printed on fine Rose-Tint Paper, contains nearly SCO
page and a bound in the most durable binding, and will be
furnished to subscribers at the following prices :
Fine Knglish Cloth. (Green), Paneled Sides, Gilt Centre, $4.60
French Morocco, Full Oi" and Paneled, ----- 6 60
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tiBEAT STDRE DF HONDLULl)
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 1831.
Supreme Court of the Hawaiian Islands
January Term, 1881. ;
James McGuire vs. The Union Fire and Marine '
Insurance Comany of New Zealand.
Before Harris, C. J., Judd and McCully, J.
OPIXIOX OF THE COCRT BT II ARRIS, C. J.
The policy upon which this action is brought
is one of Insurance upon the ecbooner " Eugenia
M. Briggs " in these words, Bj these presents
doth hold insured A. B. as well in his own name
as in that or those to whomsoever the same may
appertain, and whether lost or not loot, at and
from (the words thus far being in print) Decem
ber 6th, 1879 to June Ctb, 1880."
And the question at the trial was, whether this
policy expired at midnight of June 5tb, or at
midnight of June Cth.
The Court instructed the Jury that the policy
was in force until midnight of June 6th ; and
the defendant's counsel, who contended that it
expired at midnight of June 5th, requested the
Court to reserve the point for the consideration
of the full Court, to which the Chief Justice,
who held term, consented.
The policy in question insures the vessel to bo
employed in the coasting trade in this country,
that is to bay, to visit any and all landings in
this country for the purpose of carrying on the
coasting trade ; and yet in the succeeding part
of the policy, this sentence occurs in print, It
shall be lawful for said ship, during currency of
this policy to proceed and sail to, and to touch
and stay at any ports or places whatever, if
thereunto obliged by stress of weather.'
Ihe Court is of the opinion that the ruling
given at the trial was correct.
The only word in the policy that could possi
bly give coloring to any oilier construction is the
" at " in the phrase " at and from December
6th, 1879." But an inspection of the instru
ment ehows, as is above said, that this word is in
the printed part of the policy and evidently refers
to place and not time, of which there are other
instances, as "the adventures and perils which the
said company are contented to bear, and take
upon them in this voyage are of the seas, etc.,"
where the word "voyage" is not erased. This word
voyage " as well as the words hereinabove
quoted, and other paragraphs in the policy
which are left still standing, and have no rela
tion to the risk taken, show conclusively, that
the form used was not accommodated fully to
the present risk by the person who filled it out.
To say " at December 6th " would be incon
gruous, and this preposition would not be used.
The obvious intention of the form was that
"Honolulu " for instance, or any other port
should be written in, 6o that the policy would
read " at and from Honolulu." Obviously then
tbe words " at and " were simply not
stricken out of the policy, therefore with the
word " at " properly stricken out, as inapplic
able, it would leave the sentence thus " from
December 6th, 1879, to June 6th, 1880," and
by all the authorities such a policy would ex
pire at midnight, June 6th.
A. S. Hart well for plaintiff; E. Preston for
Honolulu, January 27th, 18S0.
Melbourne, Jan. 20. It has been decided that
the Exhibition shall remain open to April 30,
A company is being formed to purchase Mongo
Island in the Fiji group. .The capital will be
London, January 26 The trial of the Land
Leaguers was concluded to-day. After tbe Judge's
charge to the jury, the latter retired, but after
eight hours' deliberation they were unable to
agree, and were then discharged. Mr. Parnell
subsequently delivered an oration to a large
assemblage oi people in uuoun.
London, January 17th. In the House of
Commons to-day the debate on the address in
reply to the Queens speech was resumed. Mr
Justin McCarthy, the Home Rule member for
county Longlord, Ireland, moved as an amend
ment " lhat the Government Bliould refrain
from uting the military to enforce the ejectments
of tenants until the Land Bill was made law,"
and he made a lengthy speech in support of his
motion. The Hon. W. E. Gladstone, in reply,
said that he deemed the proposed amendment as
an insult to tlie throne, and as an attempt to
obstruct the action of the Government. Ho
hinted that strong measures would be taken to
prevent any such obstruction. Mr. Parnell also
fpoke on the motion, and in the course of hia
speech admitted that the ultimate object of the
Land League was to secure autonomy for Ireland.
He deprecated the commission by Leaguers of
any act likely to lead to revolution, but added
that the first arrent under measures of coercion
would be the signal for a complete repudiation of
rents by Irish tenants. The debate lasted during
the whole sitting, and was further adjourned to
January 29th. The Irish Coercion Bill intro
duced into the British Parliament by Mr. Forster
on the 24th ult, empowers the Viceroy of Ireland
summarily to arrest and- detain in custody all
persons suspected of treasonable offences. It
further authorizes the. adoption of special
measures, limiting the sale and possession of fire
arms throughout the country.
London, January 23. In tbe House of Com-
. I . .a
mons ium evening me aeoate on ine second read
ins of the Irish Coercion Bill, was commencod
Several members spoke during the evening, but
the chief speaker was the Right Hon. John Bright,
President of the Board of Trade, who addressed
the House in strong terms of justification of the
action of the uovernment in proposing coercive
measures, and the repression of the prevailing
disorder in Ireland. The debate was adjourned
to the next sitting wnen jur. uiaastone made a
lenethy epeech, in tho course of which he remind
ed the House that the increase of agrarian out
rages and the Land .League had progressed
together, and were strongly connected. The
coercive measures which the Government proposed
to adopt arnica soieiy at me pumenment ot evil
doers, and the abettors in the agitation. The
debate was again further adjourned.
Capetown, January 29. Intelligence to hand
from Kaffraria states that the rebellion of the
Pondomis, Tembus, and other tribes is daily
collapsing, and it is expected shortly to be com
Capetown, January 23. Telegrams from
official Bources have been received this evening
from Natal, announcing a serious British defeat
in tbe Transvaal. Tbe Information to hand states
that Sir George Colley made an attack in force
on the Boer position at Langseuk. Heavy fight
ing ensued, but tbe enemy offered a strong defence,
and, finally, inflicted a severe repulse on the
colonial force, which was compelled to retire with
heavy los in killed and wounded. Sir George
has decided to await the expected reinforcements
from England and India before resuming the
offensive measures against the Boers.
Capetown. January 29. Further news to hand
from the Transvaal states that in the defeat at
Langsucks, Sir George Colley a force lost 190
rank and file, and five officers killed, and three
London, January 29. It is announced that the
British Government is in accord with tbe other
Powers in regard to the action to be pursued for
the settlement of the Turko-Greek difficulty, and
has agreed to the proposed Conference at Constan
tinople; at the same -time it is known that
Greece has been informed that England still be
lieves a compromise has been decided on by the
Powers, and tl.e Berlin Treaty is to be yet bind
ing on Turkey.
The Australian Explorer Skuthorpe has found
the remains of Dr. Leichardt. Tbe Postmaster
General of New South Wales, has received the
subjoined telegram from Blackall : Tha follow
ing information Skuthorpe gave me personally :
Found Leichardt's journal from start, also teles
scope and compass. Clausen's journal not whole
way. By Claussen's journal Hume camped with
him nine ..weeks. Found Clausen's grave 150
miles from where be found Leichardt's journal.
Claussen's remains erfect. The grave near o?er
!tv1 t-!crj.i! V.ne m (jj.ecfc l:iO du -"est from
'J-.-.tal' t.b.jui IjiTiO wiica. vcrvt-uo in beat
preservation. Weight of relics about 50 pounds.
Skuthorpe starts for Sydney next coach."
The Australian Eleven in New Zealand.
The members of the Australian Eleven, who
visited England and played a number of matches
la6t season in the various Counties with so large
an amount of success, commenced a tour through
New Zealand on Jan. 17th. Their first match
was the Eleven vs. 22of Invercargill. The latter
managed to run up a score of 117 in both innings,
but the Australians won in one inning with 83
runs to spare. The next match, versus 22 of
Otago, was played on Jan. 20, 21 and 22, and
resulted in another win for the Australian Eleven
by 44 runs. The scores were ; Australians, first
innings, 112 ; second innings, 105 ; total, 217.
Otago twenty-two, first innings, 83, second in
nings 90. Tbe match against 15 of Canterbury
was in progress when tbe mail left, tbe Canter
bury men had scored 90 in their first innings,
and their opponents 95 for 3 wickets.
Following the Chilean forces in Peru and
Bolivia are hundreds of Chinese, lately employed
on haciendas visited by the Chileans. This horde
complete the work of rapine and plunder begun
by the invaders.
It will cost the cotton planters of tbe Southern
States 40,000,000 dollars to market this season's
crop, of which 25,000,000 will go into the pockets
of negro laborers. This is better than slavery.
The schooner Mavis, Captain Rosen, arrived at
Sydney on January 11th from the Solomon Islands,
bringing news of further atrocities by islanders
in the Western Pacific Captain Marshall, of the
Sydney ecliooner Zephyr, and bis crew have been
massacred. The information is from native
report, tut Captain Rosen has no doubt of its
authenticity. The Mavis was trading at Choiseul,
one of tho large islands of the Solomon Group,
on November 13, when a party of natives came
off to the vessel at a place called Bobetana, and
stated that the Zephyr had recently been at the
island ; and when she touched at Vavissy or
Wonda, some 70 miles from the above-named
place, the natives attacked the crew, and put
them to death in the usual native fashion. After
plundering the vessel of trade and island produce,
they burned her. Another report stated that a
white man and two natives had escaped. The
Zephyr was a schooner of 65 tons register, built
at the Bay of Islands in 1867. She traded for
some years between tho Solomons and that
port, and was of late engaged trading among the
islands for Captain Schwartz, of the schooner
Leslie. Captain Rosen states that owing to the
success which the natives have achieved in their
attacks on European vessels and traders, scarcely
any part of the Solomon Islands is now safe for
vessels to visit, as the natives openly state that
they will capture other vessels, and that they
firld the business more profitable than the ordinary
A destructive fire occurred in Sydney on 11th
ulto., by which the stores of M. Bechct, importer,
which stood between the Savings Bank and tbe
Daily Telegraph office were gutted. Tbe loss is
Valparaiso, January 21. Further intelli
gence which has been received from the seat of war
in Peru fully confirms tbe information previously
received respecting the capture ot Lima, the
capital of Peru, by the Chilean forces.after a most
desperate fighting. It is now announced that the
Chileans, following up their victory, immediately
advanced upon Callao, which is six miles distant
from the capital, and is the principal seaport of
the country, which place they alio captured after
a short resistance. It is now expected that tbe
war will be speedily brought to a close.
The College of St. Louis
HONOLULU, OAUU, II. I.
IUIS INSTITUTION, BEING RKMOTK FROM CITY
allurements, is an acknowledged safeguard for morals.
For salubrity of climate is unrivalled. The buildings are
large and commodious ; while the grounds afford the pupils
opportunities of healthful and manly exercises.
Unremitting attention will be given to tbe intellectual and
moral culture of the pupils. Non-Catholic pupils will be free
to attend the relig.ous exercises or not, according as their
parents or guardians ina desire.
Pupils are received at aiy time during the year.
No reducUon will be made from regular charges, except for
absence, caused by protracted illness.
No leave of absence during the scholastic year, except at
the College vacations, or by special permission.
Each pupil must, on entering, obtain one suit of uniform;
which, with all other necessary clothing, &c.,wil be furnished
at moderate cost by the College; but none of these will be
provided by the College uuleas by special arrangement.
Payments are to be made quarterly, and invariably in ad-
TnCe" THE COURSE OF STUUV
IS CLASSICAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND COMMERCIAL.
Latin, Greek, French, German, Spanish and Iulian
are taught: Particular attention will be paid te the Knglish
language in all its branches. Literature, Mathematics, pure
and mixed, History, Geography, Chemistry, and Natural
Philosophy, ic, ic.
Board, Lodging, Tuition, and Washing for Scholastic
Entrance Fee 10 00
Vacation at College.......... 40.00
Music Vocal and Instrumental Drawing, and Modern
Languages Ext ras.
Senior Class ...$60.00
Junior Class.... ; , 40.00
The Scholastic Year consists of two sessions, each comprising
a period of five months. The First Session commences on the
20th of August. The Second on the 20lh ef January.
For all and lurther particulars apply to
REV W.J. LAKK1V, rr-ideut.
No. 73 Beretania Street.
Evening School Department of
ST. LOUIS COLLEGE.
The President has decided to Include this branch in the
Curriculum of the College.
Its object is to afford all classes of the eommunity the
means of acquiring a Theoretical and Practical knowledge of
all Commercial and Business transactions in daily use; and
also lo give an insight into the workings and applications of
tne different t jades, which is so essential in these Islands.
THE THEORETICAL BRANCH
Will be under the supervision of the President and Professors
or the College. THE PRACTICAL, and most Important
branch will be specially attended to by representatives from
the various master-articans among us, who have kindly and
generously promised their services to this useful and valuable
They will alternately devote an hour each evening to the
task of Imparting this practical knowledge to the students.
Ail the implements necessary to each trade, and to agri
culture, will be furnished by the College.
Each Master-A riizan, whilo connected with the College,
will be entitled to name one Free-Life-Scholarship to the
privileges of this Evening School Department.
Each Sfndeat per Week 50 Ceils.
The Evening School will open at 7 o'clock P. M. jal
HENRY BRYANT, Proprietor,
Principal Office, 30 Vlsteyaad Street,
Freight Baggape and Parrels ef all kinds
carried to and from the landings of Maalaea, Kahi
Ul and Walhet, and to all parts of Wailnka St-
hee, Kahnlal, Spreckelsvllle and Makawo.
011MDI S ASD EXPRESS WACOXS C0.VECT WITH
ALL VESSELS AKRIY1.VG AND DEPART
ING FROjITIIE ABOVE PORTS.
Tourists wishing Guides or Horses
can be Supplied on Short
-At Reasonable Irfcates !
po THE SCO A R MANUFACTURERS OP
L the Hawaiian l.l.rwt. P Ti l I V wonld resnectfullv
offer his services as a SUGAR BOILER, having had
twenty years experience In that capacity in other countries,
and three in this. He feels competent to fill tbe position in
any Boiling House in this Kingdom.
Good References Given if Required !
a 22 3m Address Box 121, Post Office, Honolulu.
THE. UNDERSIGNED DESIRES TO In
form the nnhli ihat he has purchased from Chang Hoy
all tbe right and title to tbe Watch Repairing and Jewelry es
tablishment, located at No. 82, Nuoanu street, and mat ne u
now prepared to repair Clocks and Watches in a satisfactory
manner, and at reasonable rates.
All bills due to Chung Hoy must be paid to him and be
alone Is responsible for debts of the concern to- this date.
watches and Clocks which nave oeen ten witn t;nung nj
rrj. may fc oVIned cr Ts-at!rn to th rw f.wwirtT
Hotioiula, January it-, ts.'' ;a;
WATCHMAKER, JEWELER, EN CP AVER
NO. 6 KAAHUMANU STREET.
made to order,
AND OP THB
OjM hoUI myself personally responsible for ALL GOODS
rity of their goods.
DRY GOODS. FANCY GOODS, CLOTHING,
CENT'S FURNISHING GOODS,
ALL DIRECT FROM NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA AND EUROPE.
Popular Prices and Square Dealing I
I invite tbe public to examine my 3Ianlutf nt Stoek of European and Imrrlcai Dry Coedf,
which is without question tbe
Largest and Best Selected Stock in the City of Honolulu
My Prices for perfectly FRESH, NKW FABRICS are positively lower than are cbarge l by ctber
Houses for OLD, SIIOPWORX, SOILED GOODS, under ihe guise of SKI.LI.MJ OFF 1
Don't be Deceived, Come and Examine for Yourself!
EXAMINE MY BEAUTIFUL ASSORTMENT OF
Dry Goods, Underwear, Hosiery, Fancy Goods
TRIMMINGS, CLOTHING & CENTS' FURNISHING GOODS.
G?TA New Line of GENTS' CLOTHING al GREAT BARGAINS.
I invite a careful inspection of my Goods and Prices. XO TR01CLE TO SHOW GOODS.
Orders from the country carefully executed.
C HAN. J. FISHED,
California One Price Bazar,
CORNER OF FOKT AMI) IIOfKlj STKKKT.
ALFRED M;. MELLIS
JUST RECEIVED, EX LATE ARRIVALS,
Assortment of" TVXeicliixiiliso, Espeeiiilly
lfiltel for tliis TVXjxrlaTot, compriHiiiff :
Ladies and Children's Dresaes,
Ladies and Children's Hosiery,
Ladies and Children's Cuff and Collars,
Ladies and Children's Hilk Ties,
Ladies Kmhruulered Wauls,
Ladies Ktubroidered Chemisettes,
Ladies Hat Falls, silk;
Ladies hellnd Shuwli.
Ladies Breakfast Shawls,
Lad ks K-ul Mnllraf I-are Collars.
Milks, ?atius. Velvets,
Poplins, Brocaded Velvets,
Ke! Iri.h Linens,
Lawns, Delaines, and Moomies,
REAL VALECIENNNES LAC1CH!
Table Linens and Napkins, White Damask,
Green and Red, Red and Black, Gold and Brown Rep Table Corcrs,
White and Brown 8, 9 and 10 1-4 Sheetings, White and Brown Russian Towels,
Embroidered and Checked Honey Combed Bedspreads.
All these Articles hare been selected with the greatest care bj Agents in Now York, Europe, an
San Francisco, and arc now offered hero for sale at the lowest poeiiible margin aboYC first cost.
IF YOU WANT TO GET BARGAINS, IT WILL PAY YOU TO THY ME FIRST,
BEFORE GOING ELSEWHERE.
ALFRED M. MELLIS. 104
ITEB1TI01L HOTEL !
C0NCHEE & ACHAT, PROPRIETORS.
NO. 84, HOTEL 8TBKKT, HONOLULU.
i iv the CITY.
Meals served at all Honrs and no Pains
nor Expense Spared to Keep the Table
Supplied with the Best the Market
Table Board $4 to $5 per Week.
OPEN FROM 6 A, HJJNTIL MIDNIGHT.
When too return from a Drive to Waikikl or tbe Pall.
dn p Idio the
BEAU MONDE RESTAURANT
Just Opened in the Lower Storjr of the Hawaiian
Hotel, and Kojoy a Dish of
FRESH EASTERN OYSTERS
ON TUB HALF SHELL.
Stewed, rrlei, SoIlapdt Pleklei, r Bst Supperi
.ScfP-i?- t ) nsr. Che It a Call.
AT LOW RATES
VVarran t el ,
Prsmptlj Attcidta t,
entrusted lo my care, and assure all my patrons of perfect
Gents and Children's Tweeds Hulls,
Gents and Children's Linen fuits,
Ocd i and Children's Hals and Caps,
Gents and Children's White and Color'd Hhlrts,
Uents aud Children's While Jt Color'd lluaiery
Gents and Children's White Handkerchiefs,
Gents Colored Milk Handkerchief,
Uents Fine Merino Underwear,
Gems WhitDuck Coals,
Gents White Hilk Coats,
Lnees 1 Ltmrru I Lares I
While Beaded Bilk Lace,
Black Bilk ami anpnlre Lare,
Real Cera. an Threa4 Lace,
Fsrl Street. Urewer's Block. I!fl. ILL
'S BAGGAGE E)
B Gr O C3r 13!
From All Parts of Honolulu and
WITH PROMPTNESS AND DISPATCH.
Furniture Handled with Caro I
tT Special Attention given to Bhlppin and Re-shlrpW
RlfiOAOIC. OffiM itr,l ill. i. uirir iriilNlt A t,
Store, Corner of Fort and King Htreets. Also, sn Order
at WHlTSKY ROBKBTbONH NJCWS DKPOT, ne
Post Office. olo M
IERSO.VS WISHING TO HAVE VlKjJ
of bouses or any oat door photographs dona, can M"
Pictures in First-Class Styto
Bf applying to the nderslgned, at 1 37 Port trH.B
Honolulu, Jan. I ith, 1881.
MR.W. LISHMAN IS AUTIIORI!"' .
sign oar firm nam, by procuration, from tbls. ,