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IMl'OKTAiVT SKXATi: ACTION.
Illlo Electric and County Hill 1'asn
Honolulu, March 27. The Hilo
Electric Railway franchise started
more trouble oil its third rcSding.
An amendment by Senator J. T.
Brown to give the company the
right to build to Kukaiau was lost.
NO I.OHI1YINO IN Till? SIWATIt.
Senator Isenberg offered an am-
ciidmcnt changing the word "pack
ages" to "small parcels," and Sen
ator J. T. Brown wanted the bill
passed right away.
"It seems to me there is a nigger
in the fence somewhere," said Isen
berg angrily. "I don't like these
men coming to the desks of Sena
tors and lobbying. Let them come
to the committee, and not do their
lobbying in the Senate.
The peopl down town are already
talking about the Senate, and I
don't believe in interested parties
coming into the Senate lobbying.
We are acting like a lot of school
Senator C. Brown said he didn't
like the term "school boys" thrown
into his lace, or to have it said that
he was not capable of judging for
Senator Isenberg said he had as
much right as any one to make an
amendment, and didn't like to have
J. T. Brown shut him off or sit up
Senator Achi wanted the bill to
go back to the committee) but the
motion was lost.
Senator Iscnbcrg's amendment
limiting the road to carrying "small
"Dickey proposed a new amend
ment giving the Kohala Railroad
three years to construct its road
from Waiakea to Hakalau, after
the approval of this act by Congress,
failing which the Hilo Electric
Company may build to Hakalau.
The bill then passed unanimous
ly. 13 ayes.
Amotion to adjourn lost.
A bill exempting coffee and ramie
from taxation passed second read
ing unanimously, to read third time
The loan appropriation bill was
made the special order of the day
The bill relating to vaccination
passed second reading, to be read
third time on Monday.
The following bills were referred
to committees: No. m, to health
and education; No. 114, to public
lands; No. 118, to judiciary; No.
119, to miscellaneous; No. 129, to
ways and means; No. 130, to ways
and means; No. 131, to judiciary;
No. 122, to special water commit
tee; No. 136, to health and educa
tion. A recess was taken until 7:30
COUNTY MU. I'ASSKD.
The Senate has done its share to
wards giving county government to
Hawaii. The county bill ; issed
third reading unanimously last even
ing, those to whom th honor of
voting for it (ell being: Senators
Achi, Baldwin, C. Brown, Crabbe,
Dickey, McCandless, Paris, Kaiue,
Kalauokalani and Wilcox. Woods,
J. T. Brown, Kaohi and Nakapa
ahu were absent, the latter still be
These were but few changes made
in the last seventy-four pages. The
Superintendent of Public Instruc
tion was added as a member of the
Board of Public Institutions. On
motion of Achi, Senator Kalauoka
lani's attempt to raise the salary of
Waterworks Superintendent from
$3,000 to $3,500 failed. Receipts
for all public buildings arc to be
given .by county officers to the
Senator Kalauokalani wanted the
appropriation of $520,000 for Oahu
raised to $600,000. Lost.
Senatftr McCandless called atten
tion to the fact that the total
amount, $720,000, appropriated for
the use of counties would exceed by
$200,000 the money in the hands
of the Treasurer on January 1, 1904.
The reading of the bill was finish
ed at 9:50.
The supplemental report of the
committee, fixing salaries, was
Senator Baldwin moved an amend-
II It OWN I'OU II Kill SUIIOUIj.
Introduce Hill In Senate Establish
ing One In Illlo.
Act to provide for a high school in
Directory of the Prominent and Progressive business men In the richest coun
Hilo, Island and Territory of try ti,e islands. If you have anything to dispose of It doesn't cost much toad-
Hawaii, under the Department verlsc t ln thl9 department. Write for rates,
of Public Instruction of the
Be it enacted by the Legislature of
the Territory of Hawaii:
Section 1. It shall be the duly
of the Department of Public In
struction in the Territory of Hawaii
to establish within twelve months
of the taking effect of this Act, in
Hilo, Hawaii, a High School. .The
requirements for entering and grad
uation, the rules add regulations
and courses of study and the stand
ard shall be substantially similar to
what is required by institutions of
like character located elsewhere in
the United States.
Section- 2. Students entering
said High School may take any
one or all of the courses of study
provided therein subject to the rules,
and regulations of the institution
relative to graduation, etc.
Section 3. Said High School so
established shall be open alike to
all persons who .may desire to avail
themselves of its advantages and
who may be able to conform with
the requirements established for
entering the same.
Section 4. The management of
the said High School shall be under
the control of a principal to be ap
pointed by the Department of Public
Instruction and shall be provided
with as many assistants, who are
also to be appointed by the Depart
ment, as may from time to time be
found necessary to maintain the pro
per standard and efficiency in said
school. The salaries of the princi
pal and assistants to be fixed and
paid by said Department out of the
appropriation for that purpose.
Section 5. Said High School
shall be maintained as a Territorial
Institution and all instruction to
children of residents of the Territory
shall be free.
Section 6. And for the purpose
of carrying the provisions of this
Act into immediate effect there is
hereby appropriated from the Public
Funds of the Territory not other
wise appropriated, the sum of Twenty-five
Thousand Dollars ($25,000.)
or so much thereof as maybe neces
sary for the establishment and main
tenance of said High School for the
biennial fiscal period next ensuing.
Section 7. This Act shall take
effect and be in force from and after
Hit? Ships for lliuvnllun Hun.
A Philadelphia dispatch confirms
the report that the Pacific Mail has
bought two new steamers for this
route. It says: The two largest
steamerships ever laid down on the
Delaware river have been bought
from the International Marine Com
pany by the Pacific Mail steamship
Company. They are the Minnelora
and the Minnekahta, each of be
tween 12,000 and 13,000 tons bur
den and 26,560 tons displacement.
They are sister ships of tlr Mimic
tonka and Minnehaha of the Atlan
tic Transport Company.
They were ordered from the New
York Ship-Building Company about
a year and a half ago before the At
lantic Transport Company's absorp
tion by the Marine Combine. The
price at which they were sold to ,
the Pacific Mail Steamship Com
pany has not been made public,
but it is understood to be an ad
vance of that paid for the Atlantic
I '!.. nennrt ftAcculu mtiinli 40 ln1 &..... 1
to have been $1,500,000.
It is expected that one of the
ships will be launched in June and
the other in August. Both will be
ready for service before the end of
The new steamers will undoubt
edly between San Francisco and
Honolulu, Manila and Japan. In
all probability their names will be
changed when they are launched.
HONOKAA is the most thriving com
munity outside of Hilo on the windward
coast of the Island of Hawaii. It is situ
ated 50 miles from Hilo at an elevation
of 1500 feet which renders the climate
salubrious. Above the cane lands arc
numerous homesteads on which coffee,
cane and vegetables arc extensively cul
tivated. Regular stage lines connect
with all outlying districts. The 4th
Circuit Court meets at Honokaa annually
in July, Regular steamers call to dis
charge and receive freight.
A. II. LINDSAY General Merchan
dise, Post Office, School Agent.
CHAS. WILLIAMS Attorney at
DRS. GREENFIELD & R.G.CURTIS.
Physicians and Surgeons.
J. M. MOANAULI Attorney at Law.
R. H. MAKEKAU Attorney at Law.
A.J. WILLIAMSON C. E. and Architect
AH FOO RESTAURANT Meals at all
hours. Tobacco and Cigars.
KWONG WAH CHAN Merchant Tai
lor. Coffee Saloou and Restaurant.
M. V. HOLMES Dealer in Gencrol
Merchandise and Plantation Supples.
Fresh goods direct from San Fran
cisco every month. "
GEO. KAIZER Prop. Honokaa Stables
Staging and 'Teaming at reasonable
rates in Kohala, Hatuakua and Hilo
districts; boarding a specialty, in
quire for terms, contracts, etc.
MRS. E. HALL Furnished Rooms to
VM. J. RICKARD Notary Public.
This placderives Its importance from
being the chief port of South Kohala
through which Waimca and Puako Plan
tations receive and ship their ireight.
Here mail is lauded and carried as far as
Honokaa by Vol. Stables stage line which
tuns through to Hilo.
Comprises five sugar plantations, viz:
Hawl, Union Mill, Kohala, Halawa and
Niulil and the cxtclisUc areas of the
Woods' stock ranch. Mahukona is the
port from which runs the Kohala Rail-
road connecting the'plantations.
W. AKUI Dry Goods, Groceries, Hoots
and Shoes, Ready Made Clothes and
S. NAKA Watchmaker.
J.C. BURGESS Painting, Graining, Pa-
per Hanging and decorating.
HALAVA Joaquin Zablan Dealer ill
Dry Goods, Groceries, Hoots and
Shoes, Hats and Patent Medicines.
NIULII Kimu Pake Dry Goods, Gro
ceries, Hats, Shoes, Hardware.
KOHALA CLUH CO. First Class Hotel
Accommodations, Livery, Huck and
Freighting. Meets steamers regu
larly at Mahukona.
KUKUIHAELE Is the most northern
of the Hatuakua plantations, It Is sit
uated on the brow of the great Waiplo
Valley a distance of sixty miles from
TRY HAMAKUA SODA
J. G.JONES Dry Goods, Groceries, To
bacco and Cigars, Patent Medicines,
Boots and Shoes, Feed.
-Saloon Handles Prima
QUONG CHONG CO.-Dealers in Gen
eral Merchandise, Drugs, Fancy
Goods, Chinese and Japanese Goods.
WAIMEA.-Kamuola P. O.
WAH CHONG STORE Chock Hoo
Dry Goods, Groceries, Chinese and
Japanese Goods, Patent Medicines,
Kawaihae View Hotel and Restaurant.
JUDGE WM. HOOKUANUI Notary
Public, Postmaster, Agent Tor wil
der S. S.
Co., and Light House
At an elevation of 2700 feet between
Mauua Kea and the Kohala mountains,
twelve miles from Kawaihae and twenty
miles from Honokaa, is the fertile plain
of Waimea, admirably adapted for the
cultivctiou of agricultural and vegetable
products. This is the centre of the
Parker Ranch.ovcr which roam thousands
of animals. The climate is ideal for a
AH YAU Merchant Tailor, first class
suits at city prices.
INOUWE First Class Hair Dresser and
SAMUEL K. PUA
MRS. C. N. ARNOLD Onouli House
Furnishes Good Accommodations for
Tourists-ami Visitors. Kealakekua P. O.
C. AHUNA Groceries, Dry Goods,
Tobacco and Cigars, Fancy Goods, Mer-i
chant Tailor. Kealakekua, Hawaii.
HENRY WEEKS Kealakekua, Ha
waii, takes orders lor Bed steads, Tables
and Calabashes and Fancy Articles of all
Kinds, made of Native Woods.
R. MAKAHALUPA Attorney.at-law
T. C. WILLS Dealer in General
Merchandise, Post Office.
OLAA SALOON AND CAFE at Nine
Miles Refreshments of all Kinds; Meals
at all Hours. Try our Hospitality.
Of Gothenburg, Sweden
Assets (Home Office) ..... $7.32,063.36
v Assets in U. S. (for Additional Security of American Policy Holders) 656,678.43
Pacific Coast Department : EDWARD HROWN & SONS, General Agents
411-413 California St., San Francisco.
H. HACKFELD & CO., Ltd., Rosictont Agents, HILO
Front Strootj - Hilo, Hawaii
A Large Assortment of Tweeds Always
Kept on Hand.
Perfect Fit and First-Class Work Guaran
teed. Cleaning and Repairing a Specialty.
A TRIAL SOLICITED
Troubles flth tho Unions,
Seattle, March 26. The street
ment to lie merchandise license j railway system here lms becu tied
sc.iiuu t-uiiiiiiiiii: ticiiac uuui fiyJO
to one-fourth per cent on the gross
Senator Brown moved the pass
age of the bill. Senator Crabbe
called for the ayes, and said no one
voted "no" 011 the bill. The vote
was announced, eleven ayes, with
up by a strike to compel the recog
nition of the union.
San Francisco, March 26. The
United Street railroads of this city
ha've refused to recognize the de
mand of the union for an increase
rates. Lnuncues ami rowooats to litre vm
AGENTS FOR VM
Wolverine Gasoline Engine If
Self-starter and reversible engine. In M
practicability it is equal to the steam en- m
glue. Sizes from lyi h. p. upwards. iu
Boats fitted with this engine or frames of M
auy size to order. For particulars apply AMP
to R. A. LUCAS, Manager. JK
Koa Lumber in small and large quanti
ties; well seasoned.
made to order, any style
Repairs made on auy kind ol
furniture. Prices moderate
Sorrao Cabinet Shop.
Apply to JOSE G. SERRAO.
Waiakea Boat House
R.A. LUCAS & CO., Trop'rs.
WAIAKEA BRIDGE, HILO
HAVE NOW A FLEET OF
and Small Boats
FOR PUBLIC HIRE
Passengers and baggage taken to and
from vessels in the harbor at reasonable
Launches and rowboats to hire
lor private picnics and moonlight rides.
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