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in at Demosthenes Cafe
A Carload of Monuments
Just Received Ex S. 8. Nebraskan
Direct from New York City. Consisting of the latest
designs in Scotch and American Granite, American
Italian Marble. Executed by skilled artists. No two
designs being alike. Ranging in price from $5.00 to
$1,500. Photographs will be sent to would be pur
chasers on application to
J. C. AXTELL
P. O. Box 542, HONOLULU, T. H.
Office and Works 1048 and 1050 Alakca St., bet King and Hotel Sts.
Several designs of Hawaiian stone in stock.
Enterprise Planing Mill Company.
GEO. MUMI1V, Mgr.
Flailing. Moulding, Scroll Work and all kinds of Turned Work, Window Frames, etc
WATIJK. l'AMS yv si'livJiAiiY.
Store Fittings, Counter!,, etc., made
made as good as new, at easy rates.
Manufacturer of School Scats, Church
Oldest, Mosr Successful and Most Economical
MIDLAND POULTRY FOOD
No. 1 Nursery Cluck I'ood
N11. a Growing Cluck I'ood
No. 3 Fattening Chick I'ood
No. 4 Egg and Feather Producing
Pacific Hardware Co., Ltd.
Honolulu, H. T.
Canadian-Australian Royal Mail SS. Go.
Steamers of the above line running in connection with the Canadian Pacific Rail
wuv Company, 11. C , and Sydney, N. S. W., and calling at Victoria, II. C, Honolulu,
and Hrisluue, N. V. , are tfuo at Honolulu on or about the dates below
From Vancouver and Victoria B.C.
For Brisbane, Q., and Sydney:
MIOWERA FEII. 14 AORANGI mm. n
AORANGI MARCH 14 MOAN MARCH 11
MOANA APR. n MIOWERA APR. 8
The magnificent new service, the "Imperial Limited," is now running daily
IIETWEEN VANCOUVER AND MONTREAL, making the run in 100 hours,
without change. The finest railway hervice in the world.
Through tickets .ssueil from Honolulu to Canada, United States and Europe
For freight and passage, and all general information, apply to
Theo. H. Davies & Co., Ltd., Cen'l Agts
I I ISINI rNhXCICU.I-l), service un
vtirprtHsol Dining Room mill llootli fur
luiliitins the Imist to he foil ml in the
H fifty cent meal
that ba$ no equal
MNNUR l'ARTIHS. Hnncpu-ts nuil
huppern served under the supervision
tif the proprietor, either nt the restart
runt or nt private residences,
t. HAMl'AGNKS nnd fine Table Wines;
C ml Room, Rending Roouinud lUifTct .
The Suporb Rosort of
Hawaii for Tourists
or Tirod Pooplo ....
Under the new nianngctucul nintfy
improvements have been or
dered ,.. Special plans for ac
commodation of Island people
... Reduced rates ... Write for
ST. GLAIR BIDGOOD
in rear of Ililo Mercantile Co's lluUiliiig
Household nnu nil kinds 01 Furniture,
to order. Cross-cut Saws re-toothed and
Pews, and Redwood Gultcis, all sizes
No. 5 Nursery Duckling Food
No. 6 Growing Duckling Food
No. 7 Fattening Duckling Food
No. b Laying Duck Food
From Sydney, Brisbane (Q).
For Victoria and Vancouver, II. C:
The H I LO TRIBUNE
JOB PRINTING DEPARTMENT
IMMKNSK WAlli: INUHKAHi:.
Over .-,0(M),(IOO for (Jlili-nico Skilled
Chicago, March 31. Chicago
workingmeii will benefit very ma
terially through the advance in
wages which goes into effect to
morrow. Never before in the his
tory of this city have so many
unions been granted an increase in
wages and had their hours shorten
ed. While no total amount can be
fixed as to the atitunl amount in
wages that the workingmeii of
Chicago will be benefited it is be
lieved by those best posted that
$5,000,000 in additional wages will
be put into the pockets of toilers
next year above last year. Many
other unions have presented demands
for increased wages to go into effect
May 1st, when it is thought that
even more workers will receive an
increase than to-morrow.
In the building trades alone 40,-
000 will receive higher compen
sation, and to these 20,000 more in
miscellaneous trades and callings
cuii be added, making a total of 60,
000 wage-earners in one day who
will receive more for their labor for
the next year, at least. The fol
lowing table presents the number
of members of the leading unions
in the building trades benefited by
increased wages which go into
effect to-morrow morning, together
with the former and present wages.
All are based on an eight-hour
Mem- Old New
Craft. hers, wages, wages.
Carpenters 6,000 $3 60 (4 00
Plumbers 1,000 4 00 4 50
masons 4,060 4 40 4 80
Plasterers' laborers 1,000 a 80 392
workers 1,200 340 400
iron workers.. .1,000 4 00 4 50
Indianapolis, March 31. The
new wages agreement between the
bituminous coal miners and opera
tors went into effect in nearly
twenty states to-day. The 1902
agreement will continue in Ten
nessee, Alabama and several other
Western and Southern States until
June or July. Figures compiled
by Secretary Wilson show that the
bituminous miners, as a result of
the national and state conventions,
will this year receive an aggregate
increase of $19,427,000 in wages
over last year. This is based on
the output of last year. It is prob
able that the amount will be even
more as the production is likely to
be greater. Including the advance
received by the anthracite men, ttie
total increase will be about 35,000
000 this year.
HOLLAND STRIKE SL'KEAIIS.
It May Reach All Kinds ami CInss.cs
Amsterdam, Holland, April 8.
The situation here tonight is criti
cal and it is believed that a general
strike of 1 11 laboring people will be
declared in sympathy with the
transportation strikers. The gov
ernment has taken a firm stand in
resisting the demands of the em
ployees of the State Railway and
will endeavor to have an anti-strike
Trade is at stagnation point.
Supplies are short iu mauy places.
Warships are being held in readi
ness to shell rioters iu seaport
towns, and the whole.army is iu
readiness to cope with developments
in case of a general labor uprising.
Dreyfus Wants Ills Rank.
Paris, France, April 8. A great
agitation is being made throughout
France to have action taken to re
habilitate ex-Captain Dreyfus in
the army. Dreyfus wants a further
inquiry to determine absolutely that
he committed no offence against hi
Dreyfus says: "My innocence is
absolute. I shall fight until my
dying breath. I am not deprived
of all ray rights. I retain the right
common to all men to defend ray
honor and proclaim the truth.
Therefore I have the right to de
mand a full inquiry.
Cape Haytien, April 8. The
troops of the San Domimro povern-
ment are at the gates of the city of
san uomiugo, and a decisive battle
is expected soon. There have been
several skirmishes and three of the
rebel leaders have been taken by
the troops of the government.
KIWAIUI TO VISIT LOUIII?'f
Talk of ItHnproclieinent ltclneen
Ureal Ilrltnln and France.
Paris, March 31. A statement
was secured from and authoritative
quarters today io the effect that of
ficial negotiations now iu progress
make it practically certain that
King Edward will visil President
Loubct, about, the only question re
maining open being whether the
meeting will occur before or after
the President's voyage to Algeria.
If (before, the King's visit will take
place within the next two weeks,
while he is on his way to the
Riviera, either at Paris or at a place
to be hereafter determined upon.
If the visit is paid after the Presi
dent's Algerian voyage, it will be
about May 1st, at or near Toulon.
Considerable significance is at
tached to the meeting, owning to
recent movements for a rapproche
ment between Great Britain and
France, and the parallel courses
they pursued toward Turkey and
Morocco. It will be the first meet
ing between a French President and
a British sovereign since the late
Queen was received by the late
President Faure on her private tour
while on her way through Paris to
the south of France, in 1897, after
which the Bder war severely strain
ed Auglo-French relations.
Portsmouth, March 31. The
royal yacht Victoria and Albert,
with King Edward on board, sailed
for Lisbon to-day. Royal salutes
were fired and all war ships in the
harbor dressed and manned ship as
the yacht put to sea, escorted, by
two war ships.
John I). Rockefeller Jr. UhlugAuay
Largo Sums to I'oor.
Oaxaca (Mexico), March -.
The peons of Southern Mexico arc
singing the praises of John D.
Rockefeller Jr., while they are in
the enjoyment of such golden
wealth as they never dreamed could
come to them. All this rejoicing
is djue to the liberal hand with
which Mr. Rockefeller and his wife
scattered golden coins on their
journey through Mexico. The
wealthy visitors are still 111 this
country sight-seeing, and where
ever they go a trail of gold is left
behind them, which is bewildering
to the average poor Mexican In
dian. When Mr. Rockefeller arrived at
Juarez, ou the Rio Grande border,
nearly a month ago, and started on
his trip he distributed coins with a
lavish hand among the crowds of
beggars and peons which gathered
at every station. This lasted until
th City of Mexico was reached.
It was in that city Mr. and Mrs.
Rockefeller became impressed with
the actual suffering that existed
among the thousands of poor peo
ple: In their litt'e side trips to
points of interest about the city they
gave alms amounting to hundreds
of dollars to the supplicants.
Fly nn of Oklahoma.
San Francisco, April 1. Dennis
T. Flynn, former Congressional
Delegate from Oklahoma, with the
reputation of being the most popu
lar man in that Territory, arrived
in San Francisco Monday and reg
istered at the Palace Hotel. Flynn
is a young man, who spent his
youth iu the humble capacity of an
office janitor. But when the Okla
homa "boomers" first rushdd into
the newly opened district, he was
on the first train going in there
with a commission as postmaster of
Guthrie. He was born in Pennsyl
vania; "his parents died when he
was very young, and he was put in
an orphan asylum. Later, he was
office boy iu Buffalo for Mr. Cleve
land. He emigrated westward with
an ox team to Kansas, studied law,
founded a country newspaper, and
then went into Oklahoma. By his
thrift and personal popularity he
was chosen for Congress.
Whooping Couch if neglected,
leads to more serious diseases.
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy will
keep the cough loose, allay the irri
tation and counteract any tendency
toward pneumonia. It always
cures and cures quickly. The Ililo
Drug Store sells it,
IN ALL THE NEWEST
SOLE AGENCY FOR
80c A ROLL
L. TURNER CO
Rand made Saddles and fiarnm.
RICHARDS & SCHOEN,
Hilo Harness Shop, Hilo, H. I
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