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THB WKEKLY HILO TRIBUNK, HILO, HAWAII, FRIDAY, SKi'TKMMSK n, 1903.
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To iuvestors 011 the Islands I wish to call
attention to the following properties which are
for sale or lease. As values arc low now is
the time to buy
Three-quarters of an acre on Front street, Hilo, 500 feet from depot; frontage of eighty
feet; terms to suit purchaser. Price
Two modern cottages at comer of Church and Bridge streets, Hilo, with leasehold fourteen
years to run at $54 per year; brings in rental now of $30 per month. Price, part
cash, balance on time
Twetity acres at Kaumana; has been planted in cane; suitable for bananas, pineapples or
cane. Price, cash
Lot 153 x 215 feet, with modern cottage, at corner of Pleasant and Ponahawai streets, Hilo.
Price, part cash, balance on time
Lot 153 x 215 feet on Pleasant street extension, unimproved. Price, part cash, balance on
(Pieces Nos. 4 and 5, above described, command a fine view of Hilo Bay and are at a
One hundred and sixteen acres at Kaumana, seven miles from Hilo, unimproved; suitable
for growing bananas, pineapples or vegetables; large quantities of growing koa and
ohio timber; wood and lumber alone will pay for land. Price, part cash, balance on
Fifteen acres, one mile mauka Government road, between Kukaiau and Paauilo; all cleared
and has been planted in cane. Price, part cash, balance on time
For further particulars regarding these or other properties address
I. E. RAY,
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1 TOIIAUL'O IX HAWAII.
Conlcr Win liny,. 101! Acres In Konu
Mr. Comer of the Federal Kx-
you If you pay no attention to youi
weak throat and lungs.
Weak throats and weak lungs easily
give way. Somo uxtra strain, as a
fresh cold, and you are down with
bronchitis or pneumonia. Hotter
strengthen theso weak places before- it
is too late. Ayer's Cherry Pectoral
heals theso irritable throats, gives tone
to the relaxed membranes, ami imparts
strength to tho lungs.
There are many substitutes and Imi
tations. Ilowaro of them! Ho sura
you get Ayer's Cherry Pectoral.
Two sizes. Largo and small bottles.
Pripircd by Dr. J. C. Ajer & Co., Lowell, Mm., U.S.A.
For Sale by HILO DRUG COMPANY
FRONT AND CHURCH STS.
If you Hppreciutc a good
meal nicely prepared call
and see me.
Meals 35c Up
C. SHIMAMOTO, Prop.
Lato Suppers from 8 p. m.
to I a. m.
MAU.NA LOA QUEEN.
Did Up tho Kliinu iu n Itnce Oyer
Honolulu, Sept. 2, The Inter'
periraent Station is to be given a ' Island Steam Navigation Company's j
public land concession tor the pro-1 colors are privileged to fly triuni-
posed experiments in tobacco cul
ture. At an Executive Council
meeting it was decided to allot him
somewhat more than 106 acres of
phantly this morning. There was
a race from Honolulu to I,ahaina
yesterday between that company's
flagship Mauna I,oa and Wilder's
land in Kona under the homestead t Steamship Company's flagship
provisions of the Land Act. TheKinau. The Mauna I.oa won, as
right of entry to Mr. Conter is to I stated in the following wireless tele
be given under very favorable con-1 gram received last night by Presi
ditions, as the Government realizes dent J. A. Kennedy of the I. I. S.
"The Mauna Ioa arrived at La
haina at 6:14 p. m. Running time
six hours four minutes. The Kinau
that the success of the tobacco in
dustry in that locality would mean
a great deal for the cause of small
The Council approved the appli- arrived at 6:32. Running time six
cation of Quoy Yick In for a lease 1 hours twenty-two minutes. Sea
of 2 J4 acres, classed as rice and taro
laud, iu Pauoa Valley, the. term to
be five years and the rental $220
Commissioner 15. S. Boyd sub-
very smooth. Kinau flying light.
Mauna I.oa deep load."
It is claimed by Mr. Kennedy
that the Kinau had a start of one
minute and ten seconds in getting
nutted an application from John j under way from the docks. This
Hind for permission to kill off the j would make the corrected time of
wild cattle iu the forest reserves of j the Mauna Loa's passage nineteen
Puuauahulu, Hawaii. The request , minutes ten seconds better than that
was made as in the applicant's own of the Kinuu.
interest, with incidental benefit to What makes Mr. Kennedy all the
the publib forests. prouder of his steamer's beat is the
The Council feared that the grant- j fact she has been in the water three
ing of the permission might open months collecting barnacles upon
floodgates of trouble, as other ranch j her skin, while her rival came off
owners would be liable to ask for a the dry dock last week with her
similar privilege of entrance upon plates thoroughly polished for the
the public domain. It was decided 1 contest of speed. He recalls the
to refer the matter to the Hoard of Wilder jubilations over the last pre-
Agriculture atid Forestry. That ' vious race between the two crack
body has already under considera-' passenger boats, when the Kinau',
tion the matter of exterminatinc: 1 again but newly cleaned, defeated
wild sheep in the mountains of the the Mauna Ioa in foulest condition
big is'and. by the small matter of fourteen
" I minutes.
Peking, China, Sept. 1. A con-, Salonica, Sept. 7. Sixteen bat
siderable sensation has been caused talious of Turkish reserves have
in diplomatic circles by the action ' been called to join their colors,
of a Japanese gunboat captain in Ikrli Germanyi Sept 7.The
preventing the entrance ofa steamer T , 1 r , . . ,
at Yongampho. The steamer was l owers have dL'c,,,,ed to accePl tlie
a merchant craft under the Ameri- Austrian-Russian proposal for coer-
cau flag but chartered by Russians. cive action iu settling the troubles
in the Halkans. The diplomatic
action ot Germany will doubtless
Yongampho is not an open port.
The Russians who chartered the
American' steamer are highly in-1 be accepted, but it is anticipated
Cattle llocts for Hawaii. I
Honolulu, Sept. 2. A new in-1
dustry in the shape of raising beets
for cattle feeding is given promise
by specimens of the white beet
raised in Kona, Hawaii, by Henry
Willgeroth, a horticulturist of that
district, who is much interested in
the possibilities of the agricultural
by-products of the Territory.
The specimen submitted by Mr.
Willgeroth shows a young beet
weighing about five pounds and
capable of attaining perhaps twice
that weight. The vegetables grow
freely iu virgin soil without fertili
zation or other than natural irriga
tion. Other districts and other soils
than Kona might possibly require
such aids. In the western beet belt
of Colorado, Utah and Arizona sub
irrigation is necessary to bring the
sugar beet to perfection. It is not
Mr. Willgeroth's intention to pro
pose or promote beet sugar for Ha
waii, the beet grown by him being
purely a feed plant and as such very
The plants do not exhaust the
soil with any appreciable rapidity.
They can be planted to advantage
about three feet apart, which would
give 4840 plants to the acre. At
an average of seven and one-half
pounds this would mean something
over eighteen tons of feed to the
The beet has undoubtedly a large
fattening value. The beet sugar
factories supplement their profits '
quite largely by feeding ill condi
tioned cattle into market prime upon
the waste from the sugar. The
beets as grown iu the Kona district
arc splendid fatteuers and local
stockmen state that they should find
a ready market. At present the
Kona beet seems to have no enemies.
censed over what they consider the
high handed action of the Japanese, results
that this will be devoid of practical
Sofia, Bulgaria, Sept. 7. Eigh
teen thousand Turkish troops have
been concentrated at Kastoria pre
pared for battle. The outrages con
tinue to be daily affairs. A score of
villages have been burned and the
inhabitants subjected to the most
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