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THU WKKKI.Y IIII.6 TRtiiUNK, HILO, HAWAII, FRIDAY, JULY 8, 1904.
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FRIDAY, - Jl'I,Y 8,
Huteted at the Postnflicc iit Hilo, Ha
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Pllltt.lSlllll) UVHKV I'KIIiAV.
J. Casti.h Riih'.wav Hditor
I I). W. Maksii business Manager.
AN OPPORTUNITY BEING LOST.
Why sonic enterprising person in
llilo. or capitalist elsewhere, doesn't I
slaita first class, up-to-date hotel
here, is the wonder of every tourist
who has seen the beauties about us
' and who has suffered the inconven -
iences of our present conditions,
A golden opportunity is afforded
the man who gets in first, for when
the conveniences for the tourist are
good and known to be good, then
will they begin to flock to our
shores. With beauti'ul scenery all
about us; immense opportunities
for scientifiq research on our out
skirts and with one of Natuics in
fernal machines within close prox
imity, there is ;io reason whv the
tourist should not linger in our
midst. An exploration of the,
burial caves of early Hawaiian
tunes; a trip through the sub-lava1
channel of the flow of 1881; or a
plunge into the maiden recesses of
the verdant tropical forests, are
subjects that would entertain the
average globe trotter if they were
only brought to his attention.
Now that llilo has a Board of
Trade,. whose interest it is to pre
mote the welfarevof the town, and
who will without doubt soon bring
to the attention of the public1, our
natural recourses as well as our
natural beauties, it is about time
that a hotel be started in order to
meet the exigencies of the tourist
trade that will nece.ssar.ily come.
We might remind tlie public that
there arc other sites in Hilo be
sides the present Hotel grounds and
there are other landloids besides
the Spreckels. There is consider
able available land that could be
utilized for hotel purposes a place
along the banks of the Wailuku, or
in the center of Putico or even on
Reed's Island. The man that
tarries too long will live to regret
it. It would also be within the
province of the Hoard of Trade to
place themselves in correspondence
with hotel capital or to use suitable
advertising in ilicitiug Eastern
OUR CHICAGO DELEGATES.
It is of course a matter of gital
regret to see the six Hawaiian dele
gates to the Chicago Convention,
who traveled at their own expense
some 4000 miles to represent the
Teiritorj in the deliberations of the
Republican Party, cut down in
their voting strength to the paltry
number of two.
There certainly must have been
a combination at work to have so
placed Hawaii on the shelf. We
are indebted to I he strong support
of Senator Koraker and also to the
i-liiuence of Chairman J. W. Mc
Kinley of the California Delegation,
its well as the plea made in open
Convention by our own Governor,
Geoigt- R. Carter, in having our
six delegates seated, even with only
)'h a vote each. As it was this
liberal concession only carried in
the Convention by a majority of
two. There's evidently n nigger in
the wood pile some where.
iVYnlalioii Social Settlement I, unu.
There was a pleasant surprise in store
for .Miss loin Wight last Saturday even
ing, when the members ol the .Settlement,
under the guidance of the .Men and
Woniens llible Class arranged a luau in
the Social Hall. 1'ive long tables were
heaped with all the delicacies known at
I, nans, and over 100 people partook of
the least. there was a souvenir pen
b.isket at each place. It was a 1'arewell
to Miss wight, who leaves for the coast j and arrive in vSt. I.ouis in time to"as V0lca l0 Sl,lpr- i"e appro
on the Rodeiick Dim. I ,, . f .,. , nriation for the sunnort of a French
II. Sherman, A. I'. Hunt and wife,
Capt. Niblnck, Ilou. s. M. Damon, -Mr.
mil airs, llaiiuaui, 1. Koseuoerg, wile
and two childien, A. W. Ilottemlev and
wife, Miss II. Conn. I'. Smith, W. Dixon,
Miss Alice McCord. Theo. WolIT, Mrs.
Peter MeRiic and three children, Mrs. W
Pernaudes. Mrs. J. Medeiros and child, ijsljce Galbraith will attend the the Democratic Natiounl Conven
Geo. C. liiCkh'Vi Jr.. Mis juauila K. r . , . . , , ,. . , ,.
Itecklev. Mrs. Win. P. Lewis, C. Cnhiia, convention by virtue of holding the ton at St. Louis.
Willie Dickson, IS Madden, D. P. Kuhus,
J. M. Kuhus. D. Thaanum, .Miss Wight.
.Miss ll.iinard, Miss C. Dowsett, Mrs. J.
Oonradt, IS. Paetou, W. McDougal, Jit-,
i-.n.i. ,,t,,i i..ir,.. if Voii. v. a. K'iiniHv
A. W. Carter, S. M. ltallou. '
London, July 4. Over 700 Scan
(Hnaviati emigrants bound to the
United States are believed to have
been drowned by the sinking of the
steamer Norge in the North Allan
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lit : 1111 jiiim ij, 1 nuiu uie uui
known survivors of the disaster.
Hie remauuier ot tile oo passcn-
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gc.j uiv: iniiicciiuiiicu iui. 1 111: 1
Notge struck the island of Rock-1
hall, 290 miles west ol the coast of
Scotland. A lifeboat containing 27
persons from the ill fated steamer
was picked up and landed at Grims
'. fishing port on the coast of
Washington, July 4. The Ar
jmenian bishops of Persia have
cabled to Secretary Hay saying that
thcTuiks arc mn.sn?reing Anne'
mans, i ney solicit tne aid 01
Ameiica to prevent further atroci
ties. The people are terrified.
Hatavia, July 6. The Dutch
punitive expedition attacked Iikat
on June 20. The loss of the Ach
inese rebels was 433 killed, includ
ing 2St women and 38 children.
The Dutch loss was the commander
and 15 soldiers wounded. On June
se, including .86'
23 the Dutch attacked
killing 654 Achinese
iwonun and 130 children.
Tokio, July 2. Admiral Kami
mura has entrapped and attacked
the Vladivostok squadron
Tsushima island. The result
Liaoyang, July 2. The Japanese
are reported twenty miles distant. I
Kuropatkin's reenforced army has'
occupied Dalin pass which the!
Japanese had evacuated.
Liaoyang, July 4. A decisive j
battle Let ween the forces of General '
Kttropatkin and General Kuroki is t
imminent. The roads are now im-
lokio, July 4. General Oku
denies tne report 01 Japanese atro
cities to wounded. He accuses the
Russians ot mutilating me ucnties
of dead Japanese.
St. Petersburg, July 5. Kuro
paikin is receiving 2poo re-enforce-tuents
daily. He will take the
offensive after the rains.
Tachekiao, July 5. There has
been a fight off the coast between
Japanese transports and Russian
torpedo boats. The result is un
known. Kuroki has begun retire
ment. Tokio, July 5. Kuroki, nnre-
sisted, has occupied Maotien Pass.
St Petersburg, July 5 The !
Japanese and Russian forces came 1
in contact near Motien yesterday :
when the Russians were forced to'
retire with a loss of 200 men. The
Russians engaged were thirteen
companies. The Japanese strength I
is unknown. I
London, July 5. Japanese are;
landing near Dalny in heavy force, j
preparatorv to a final attack on i
Iyiaovang. July 5. The Japanese
are suffering for' lack of supplies.
On this account two divisions have
fallen back to Kengwangcheng.
Honolulu, June 28 Curtis
Iattkea, J. I,. Coke and T.
Lyons, delegates to the Democratic
Notional convention, departed by
the S.S. Sierra for the Mainland.
The trio will arrive in San Francis
co June 27 and on the following
j day, leave for St. I.ouis with the
California delegation in the special
train that is to be ready for the
California and Hawaii delegations.
Dr. W S. Noblitt the remaining
delegate to the convention from IInwnHnn MiHtla.
Hawaii, will Ik- unable to get away
with the other delegates, but he' I'aris, July 2.-The Budget Corn
will take passage by the ss. Korea mittee of the Chamber of Deputies
j attend the opening of the conven
tion. I J. C. J'.aston one ot theuelegates
I J. Z. J'.aston one ot tlie delegates
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, fr()m the Island of Hawaii is alreadv
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011 tne inaiiiiauu us is luruier justice
C. A. Galbraith, one of the alter-
nates from the island of Oahu.
proxy of Senator Palmer P. Woods Honolulu, July 4. I,ieut. Gar
who will be unable to attend the her, U. S. Coast Artillery, to escape
convention. No other alternate will the thrall of, drink, commits
1 attend tliu convention.
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.lull 2 11 il mill till InlrrrxlliiK lliiys nil
the llllo Tennis (HiiIi'm Conrls.
The first tennis tournament for the
championship of the Island of Hawaii
was given by the llilo Tennis Chili on
tlictr courts on the 1st, anil and 41I1 of
July. The large attendance 011 each day,
1 which Increased as the tournainent tiri
gicsscu, snoweu now intense me interest
in the games became, and inilicated the '
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,,,nilaritv of tenuis as a snort.
Humes had been received from play'
cm ri'.Yiuuig 111 rvouaia, uouoKaa, r.iatl
no, Hakalau unit Papalkou.
Hilo Club members felt confident Until Ivach side knew the other's weakness
their strong and excellent player, lUpai, and new systems were evolved. Hapa!
would find no difficulty in defeating all j and Madeira introduced a new feature In
comers and hold the cup in Hilo, while 1 playing the net man close to the net in
Hakalau plovers were just as confident the' center of the courl. This mav have
of their choice, Dr. l'rcd Irwin, and 1
when they were drawn to play the Inter- j
est in the match was Immediately !
uronsed. Irwin won this match as he did j
nil others, more by his opponent's mis-1
lakes than by his own brilliant play. 1
Ragsdale and Vicars.
Ilildiug and llahling.
Irwin and Paetow.
Humlmtg Hint S. Grace.
Mellor and Hlliot.
Hapai and Madeira.
Woods and Hind.
Dr. Grace and Metcalfe.
) Ilalding and Ilaldiug,
f I. Mrs. II. Patten and Dr. Irwin.
4 2. Miss M. Mocine and V. C. Pae
J 3- Miss Woods and b. I'. Woods.
4- Mrs. H. Ulliot and J. K. Metcalfe.
4 S. Mrs. IS. I). Ilaldwlnaud IS.C.Mellor.
i 6. Miss Horner and IS. Horner.
f 7. Jliss J. Hapai and George Hapai.
I 8. Miss Greenfield and Dr. Grace. )
2. A. Humburg.
3. George Hapai.
) 2-6, 6-4, 6
4. Dr. 1-. Irwin.
5. K. Horner.
6. I. C. Paetow.
7. W. K. Ragsdule.
8. W. I. Madeira,
o. Dr. T. Grace.
) lly default..
j 6 - 4,8
) 6-4, 2-6, 6 -
$ 6 - 4,6 - 3,6 -
) 6-2, 3-6, 6 -
4 10. j. IS. Metcalfe.
11. S. P. Woods.
f 12. Thos. Guard.
13. 15. C. Mellor.
w. r. naming.
G. II. Vicars.
Miss H. Woods.
Mrs. II. Ulliot.
Mrs. II. Patten.
Illshap & Co. arc Agents Tor Ulan.
The agency of Olaa plantation
has been transferred from the B. V.
Dillingham Company to Iiishop &
Co., and at the same time John
Watt succeeds F. H. McStocker as
manager of the plantation. Mr.
Watt left on the steamer Kinau
yesterday to assume his new duties,
Mr. McStocker has been manager
of the plantation since work was
begun on it in 1899.
The new board is composed of
the following; Alexander Garvic,
I'- A. Mott-Smith, Walter V.
Dillingham, G. W. Kwart, A. W.
Van Valkenbnrg and D. W.
Anderson. C. II. Atherton retires
from the board. Alexander Gar
vie succeeds Elmer E. Paxton as
treasurer of the plantation and A.
A. W. Van ValKenburg retains
i his old position as secretary.
S. M. Damon, of Bishop & Com
pany, says that the contracts signed
will be held in escrow, pending
the completion of certain financial
arrangements now being made on
John Watt, the new manager, is
well known to the sugar men of the
islands and has had an extensive
experience as a plantation manager.
Washington, June 30. The sum
ofs,,oolias be,.. allotted to the
embassy at the. Vatican.
Ulncago, July 4. 1 lie Wauasli
limited train has been wrecked at
Miciiiiem. twenty persons were
killed and forty injured. Many of
the passengers were delegates to
I suicide nt camp McKiuley,
W. T. Italdlng, in his match with Mel-
Inr, showed Hint lie could play rt.ciculi(ic
game when called on. The greatest stir-
mine ln u,t. preliminary round was given
by Ted Guard when lie lieat S. P. Woods, (
an ersiwnue liououuit crack. Dr. (.race, j
in Ills match with Metcalfe, played ex
cellenl tennis, but was probably rcserv
Ing himself for doubles, when he am
1 Metcalf had
to meet Hind and Woods,
This match was a fine ilistitav of tennis. '
and was eveulv contesteit bv both sides,
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The Kohala team with practice will I
ive to be seriously reckoned with in nny 1
Another exciting double match was
mai oeiweel' uapat anil iundetra anil
Dr. ('.race and Metcalfe.
rattled their opponents, but It is a ques
tiou whether it is a desirable fe-uure.
The result would indicate otherwise,
The finest exhibition of tennis during
the whole tournment was the single
match between Mellor nud Metcalfe.
TTnttilmrir nlid ftr-in
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I Itutubiirg and Grace, l 4 - 6,6 - 1,6
f lly default. '
Hapai and Madeira, .
)" 6-1, 6-j. Grace and Metcalfe,
I Grace and Metcalfe, j 6 - 4,4 - 6,6
6-4, 6-8, 6-3.
) Mrs. Patten and Irwin,
j" 6-0,' 6-0.
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) 'Mrs' ,,llio1 n,m Mllcal1
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Miss Hapn'i and Hapai,
I Mrs. Ulliot and Metcalfe.
l 6-0, 6-6.
. ( Madeira. t
1 h-2, b-I.
2. ( Metcalfe,
' t 6-0, 6-0.
4. ( Mellor, '
l 6-2, 6-0.
Mrs. II. Patten,
5-7, 6-1, then by default, Mrs.
ISlliot refusing to continue on
account of the heat.
Tokio, June 28. Aftersix hours'
fighting a Russian force composed
of five battalions supported by two
regiments of cavalry and sixteen
guns, was defeated. The Russians
were driven from Fenshuiling in
the direction of Sittven. Japanese
casualties were 100. Major Oba
St. Petersburg, June 28. Kuro
patkin is moving northward along
the railway. When he reaches a
favorable position it is believed a
decisive battle will follow. Kuroki
is advancing westward from Siuken
and Oku is following at his heels.
St. Petersburg, June 28. Two
Japanese spies arrested at Narva
had map j of the Baltic coast.
Tokio, Japan, June 29. An un
confirmed report has been received
here that the Japanese forces have
captured two of the Russian forts
south of Port Arthur.
St. Petersburg, Russia, June 29.
It is reported that the Russian
iron clad Netromenia rammed the
battleship Navariu at Cronstadt.
The extent of the damage is not
Newchwang, June 30. A Russ
ian torpedo-boat destroyer, has ar
rived here from Port Arthur, hav
ing successfully run the Japanese
Chefoo, June 30. The Japanese
are erecting forts commanding Port
' Arthur, out of range ol the Russian
Cronstadt, June 30. A fire
broke out in the arsenal here today
that destroyed 20 Whitehead tor
pedoes. The fire is believed to be
of incendiary origin.
Chefoo, June 30. The Japanese
have lauded another division of 10,-
000 men 011 the Ivlliot islands to
assist the campaign against Port
This match was evenly eoiilested fmin
the first service to the finish; IxUh played
fast anil nrcurate tennis. Mellor tilck i
tins at tliu hack line were liiilliant. iiud i
he kept his court well guatded, but his 1
ss wasaiiparentlv in Ids volleying
fioiu tlic service line, the lulls frequent I
Iv falling in the net. Metealfs sternly 1
nlav andlroklue to the back line won
him the imine.
Tim lnilif tinilrliii wptn mil i i-vpiiIv
mulct d ns tltnt nf ihr iiipii. Ml i. 1
Woods of Kohala played good tcnnU .
ngainst Mrs. Ulliot, and her style of play I
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was nnicii aiimireii, neriiack iiann plays
wercMiinewhat weak. When the Koiiala '
Club Courts are complete and plavers gel
the benefit of good practice It will take
supeiior play to beat them.
The match between Mrs. HUlot mid
Mrs. ration was a disappointment from
the fact that it was not finished. After
they had played and each won rt set, the
question arose as to whether three or five
sets should be played. The club officials
decided that the winner of three out of
five games should be declared champion.
Mrs. Ulliot opposed this decision and ile
lauiteii to Airs, ration.
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Grace and Metcalfe,
6-0, 6-2, 6-1. f
I Winners of Hawaii Island f
- 4. ' Championship in Doubles. a
Mrs. Patten and I
6-1, 6-1, 6
L Winner of Championship of Island of
Hawaii anil !.. N. lloliuen' Clip,
the latter to be won three limes.
Mrs. Patten winner of Island Cham
pionship and IliloTennisCup, the
iatter to be won three times.
St. Petersburg, June 30. The
siege of Port Arthur is proceeding
slowly. The Japanese have not yet
brought their heavy guns within
range of the works.
Berlin, June 30. It is stated that
Gen. Kuropatkin has decided to
withdraw to Haicheng.
Paris, June 30. It is reported
that Russia has appealed to France
for permission to coal the Baltic
fleet at French ports en route to the
Far' East. x
If permission were granted the
fleet could coal on the French coast
at the French possessions, at the
mouth of the Red Sea opposite
Aden, at Saigon in Cochin, China,
and at Kwaug Chou Bay near
Macao. Permission might however
violate international law and range
France squarely as an offensive ally
Chefoo, China, July 1.--A naval
engagement is in progress off Port
Arthur. The Japanese force con
sists of two battleships and four
The Russian force is not '
The Chinese recently arrived1
from Port Arthur say there are j
only four serviceable warships in I
Chefoo, July 1. The Japanese
have landed another division of 10,
000 men on the Klliot islands to
assist the campaign against Port '
Berlin, July 1. -It is stated that
Gen. Kuropatkin has decided to j
withdtaw to Haicheng.
Iyiaoyang, July 1. The Japan
ese column which forced Motien
pass is advancing along the eastern
road towards Liaoyang with the I
object of cutting Russian coinnuiui ,
cations northward of this place
while Kuropatkin is operating in
the vicinity of Haicheng.
Tokio, July 4. A Russian guard-
ship and torpedo boat destroyer
jlmve been sunk at the entrance to
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I Port Arthur.
I'lUKd .States of America I ..
crrilory of Hawaii f "
In the Circuit Court of tin- I'minli rtn-nii.
AT Cil VMiuins
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OltlHSR FOR SPF.CIAL TF.RM.
Deeming it essential to the ttromoilon
of lustice. I hereliv order that A -4t... .1
Term of the Circuit Court of Hn I'mnili
Circuit lie held in the Court Hoove in
Hili Commencing on Tuesday the Sec
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"" "y vugusi, a. 11. 190.1, at Ten
o'clock in the forenoon of said day anil
continuing from day to day and from
' time to time for the period provided by
'law, unless sooner adjourned sine die.
lly order of the Court.
j Hone at Chambers this 1st day of Julv,
1 A. I). 1904.
I C. I'. PARSON'S,
The foregoing order is harehyappiovrd
t W. 1'. PRUAK,
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Ter-
rltorv of Hawaii.
Daled Honolulu, July 5, 1904.
United States of America )
Territorv of Hawaii J'ss'
In the Circuit Court of the Fourth Cl'nuit.
AT Ciiamiikks -In Pkouath.
In the matter of the lCstate of IOKRPA
PISTITION- l'OR I.UTTKRS Ol' AD
MINISTRATION. Petition having been filed bv Wailana
Apolo, widow ol the said decea'sed, prHy.
ing that letters of Administration upon
said estate be Issued to Kaohimanu.
Notice ts Hereby given that Tuesday!
the 2nd day of August, 1904, at 9 o'clock
a. 111., at Chambers, in the Courtroom of
the l'ourth Circuit Court, at Hilo, Ha
waii. be and the same is hereby appointed
the time and place for hearing said pelj.
Hon, at which time and tilace all iiersnt.
I interested may appear and show cause, if
! any they have, why the prayer of said
I petition should not be granted.
A I Hilo, Hawaii, July 6, 1904.
' I III" II.h Pniirt'
A. S. I.I'.IIARON GURNISV, Clerk,
lly Chas. Hitchcock, Deputy Cletk.
Attorneys lor Petitioner. 36.3.
Will be paid for information lending to
arrest and conviction of the thief who has
stolen thirty of my mixed breed hens.
ISach hen had one wing clipped.
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