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HILO, HAWAII, HAWAIIAN ISLANDS, TUESDAY, JANUARY i7) 1905.
PUBMSHltD IiVUKY TUKSDAY
Opkicu, kino sthkkt, into, Hawaii
Ililo Tribune Publishing Company, Ltd
Publishers anil Proprietor's.
President C. C. Kknnedy
Vice-President - K. E. Richard.
Secretary-Treasurer J. Castle Kidowav
Auditor A. It. Button
Director! -IS. M. Thompson, D. W. Marsh
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of specified period will be charged as If con
tinued for lull terra.
Drs. Grace and Irwin
During the absence of Dr. J.J.Grace
Dr. Irwin' office hours will be:
9:00 to li:oo a. M., 1:30 to 3:00 oild 7:30
to 8:00 l. M.
Sundays: 9:00 to 11:00 A M.
Residence with Dr. Stow on Pit wan St.
C. M. I,HM.ONI
W. It. SMITH
LeBlond & Smith
Hawaiian, Japanese, and Chinese Interpreters
and Notary Public in Office.
Office: Shvkranck Building,
OppolteCour House. HILO, HAWAII
J. Castlk Ridgway Tuos. C. Ridgway
Ridgway & Ridgway
tollcltors of Patents General I.aw Practice
Notary Public iu Office.
Ul'l'ICKs Walauueiiue and UriUge Streets
I. E. IAY
ATTORNEY AT -LAW
and NOTARY PUBLIC
Hilo Railroad Co.
Short Route to Volcano
In effect July I, 1904.
Passenger Train, Except Sunday.
8: jo 3:30
lv Hilo ar
ar Keaau ar
The trains of this Company between
Hilo and Puna will be run as follows:
Leave Hilo Station, by way of Rail
road Wharf, for Olaa and Puna, upon the
arrival of the Steamship Kinau, running
through to Puna and stopping at Pahoa
both going and returning.
a.m. FRIDAY: a.m.
6:00 - lv Hilo ar 9145
- ar.U. R. Wharf.ar - 9:35
6:ao ar...OIaa Mill...ar 9:10
ar..Pahoa Junc.ar 8:40
ar...- Pahoa ar 8:15
ar-Pahoa Junc.ar 7145
7:00 ar Puna lv 7:15
a.m SUNDAY: p.m.
9:00 lv Hilo ar 4:50
9:30 ar...01aa Mlll...ar 4:30
10:05 - ar..Pahoa June 4:00
10:35 .. ar.... Pahoa. ...ar 3:40
1045 - ar..Pahoa Junc.ar 3.30
ii:o5m ar Puna lv 3:00
ItEAL ESTATE, ETC.
F. S. LYMAN
FIRE, ACCIDENT AND MARINE
Waianucnue Street, - Hilo, Hawaii
W. H. BEERfe
(English and Hawaiian)
Commission and Iluslness Agent.
Will Act as Administrator. Guardian and
Executor. Rents nud Bills Collected..
Office with I. E. Ra. Telephone 146
A. S. LcBaron Gurney
OPPOSITE SPRECKELS' BUILDING
Excursion tickets between all points
Are sold on Saturdays and Sundays, good
returning, until the following Monday
Commutation tickets, good for twenty
five rides between any two points, and
thousand mile tickets are sold at very
D. E. METZGER,
FIRST BANK OF HILO
Incorporated Under the Laws of the
Territory of Hawaii.
PEACOCK BLOCK, HILO.
PRATT'S NAME HELD UP BY INSPECTOR
(B Wireless to Tim Tribonk.)
NOMINATION OF G. L. DESHA
SENT TO SENATE SATURDAY
Washington, D. C. Jan. 14. The name of Geo. L. Desha to be post
master at Uilo was sent to the Senate to-day.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 13. The telegram of the Postal Inspector,
charging that J. G. Pratt was the attorney in certain railway tran
sactions, hns delayed the sending of his nomination to the Senate.
Kuropatkin Will Take The offensive.
St. Petersburg, Russia, Jan. 16, Important developments are expect
ed in Manchuria. Kuropatkin will soon take the offensive bkirmishcs
Attempted to Run Blockade.
Tokio, Japan, Jan. 14. The British ship Lethingtou, coal laden for
Vladivostock, has been captured and brought to Saibo.
Minister of Interior Resigns.
St. Petersburg, Russia, Jan. 14. It is reported that the Czar has ac
cepted the resignation of Mirsky as Minister of the Interior.
Russia Gives Warning to China.
St. Petersburg, Russia, Jan. 14. The nlleged Russian note to the
powers relating to Chinese alleged breaches of neutrality is really a
warning against the yellow peril.
American Submarines For Russian Navy.
Libau, Russia, Jan. 13. Four submarine boats for the Russian navy
have arrived here from America
General Stoessel Granted Parol.
Nagasaki, Japan, Jan. 13. General Stoessel arrived here on Satur
day and will sail for Europe on the sixteenth instant.
Japanese Reinforce Themselves.
Mukden, Manchuria, Jan. 13. The Japanese army- in the field has
been reinforced by 368 siege guns and 32,000 infantry.
(By Wireless to Tint Trmunb.)
MRS. CHADWICK ACCUSED
OF SMUGGLING THOUSANDS
Cleveland, O., Jan. iG, It is alleged that Mrs. Cassic L. Chadwick
smuggled a quarter of a million dollars worth of diamonds.
Latest Sugar Quotations.
,New York, Jan. 16, 96 Test Centrifugals, 5 cents; per ton Sioo
analysis beets, 13 s. iod.
New York, Jan. 9 .Sugar, 960 test centrifugals, 4.90; per ton, $98;
88 analysis beets, 15s 74u.
New York Anarchist Arrested.
New York, N. Y., Jan. 16, Gessler Rousseau has been arrested heie
with an infernal machine in his possession. He has confessed that hr
was the person who attempted to destroy the statue of Frederick tbe
Great, recently presented by the Emperor of Germany, to the city ot
Washington, D. C, and also the unsuccessful attempt to blow up the
steamer Utnbria in New York city.
Booked for the Kinau.
Honolulu, Jan. 16. The following passengers were booked to leave
on the Kinau, tip to noon today: M. Loring, A. Ahrens, J. S. Ferry,
Mrs. A. K. Nawahi, Miss Notley, A. G. JJottomley and wife, John
McGuire, Hon. Cecil Drown, G. I. Young and wife, A. F. Barnes and
wife, Mrs. Jamicson, R. Whitehouse.
P. PKCK President.
C. C KKNNBDY Vlce-Pres.
JOHN T. MOIR-.jnd Vlce-Pres.
C A. STODIK Cashier.
T1I0S. C. RIDGWAY, Secretary.
J. . Csnsr John J. Grace,
1'. 8. Lyman, II. V. Patten,
Wni. Pullar, W. H. Bhlpman.
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8AFE DEPOSIT BOXES
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ticulars on Application.
Captured at Port Arthur.
Tokio, Japan, Jan. 13. The trophies captured by the Japanese at
Port Arthur include 546 guns, 82,670 shells, 30,000 bushels of powder
and two million rounds of rifle ammunition
Berlin, Germany, Jan. 10
GeiTerals Nogi and Stoessel.
Japanese Generals Honored.
Conferred the order of Paurlemerite on
Russian Cruiser Puts Back.
Berlin, Germany, Jan. 12. The Russian cruiser Izumrud is returning
from Port Said, Suez Canal, badly damaged.
Progress of Russian Baltic Fleet.
Suez, Jan. 12. Admiral Botrovsky's squadron has arrived.
Port Said, Suez, Jan. 10. Admiral Botrovsky's division of warships
has arrived heie from Crete on their way to the Orient.
French Ministry Will Resign.
Paris, France, Jan. 16. The Combes cabinet is to resign,
will probably be the premier of the new cabinet, which will
the present government plaus.
Coronor's Jury Fixes Guilt.
After remaining in session all night for two successive evenings and
the searching examination of a score or more witnesses, the coronor's
inquisition empanelled by Deputy Sheriff Fetter, returned a report of
their findings that Moriyama Kiutaro came to his death at Hilo 011 the
2nd day of January, 1905, from wounds caused by a hatchet, knife and
club, and from the evidence produced the jury believed that the deed
was committed by Morita Kizo and two accomplices unknown to the
jury. The coronor's jury consisted of W. S. Terry, Richard J. Lyman,
J. M. Herring, Wm. Weight, K. C. Kubo and S. Sato. Two entire '
nights were spent in examining witnesses, the session of the jury com
mencing promptly at 7:30 p. m. Wednesday and Friday evenings and,
continuing until daylight. Morita, who has been under arrest, finally
abandoned his first claim of an alibi, when he found that his witnesses
had weakened, and finally confessed to having committed the deed, as
he alleges in self-defense. He claimed that when Moriyama Kintaro
came outside of his home in response to his call, that he turned on him
with a cane knife and he killed Moriyama in defending his own life.
This, however, is not substantiated by other evidence brought before the
jury. Hence tne veruict.
, Beach Sand Reserved For the People.
J On December 16th, 1904, Eugene H. Lyman applied to Governor
Carter for a thirty year contract to buy from the government all of the
beach sand at Hilo, and all street sweepings, which he might use for
the sum of twenty-five cents per ton. The letter was turned over to
Superintendent of Public WorksHolloway and by him referred to the
Hilo Board of Trade, asking that body for an expression of opinion.
The executive council replied by calling the attention of the Governor
and Superintendent Hollow-ay to Section 2138, Civil Laws of 1897, with
reference to beach sand, which reserves to the people certain rights
named therein, among others being the privilege of removing for their
own use or for sale, all drift wood, coral and sand from the government
reefs and lands. As the sea beach is construed to be government pro
perty, the executive officers, without the enactment of special legislation
would have no authority to enter into any contract for sale or other dis
position of the sand. Regarding the street sweepings, it recommended
that when the time was ready to dispose of these, that the same be put
up at auction. The Board of Trade are iu receipt of a letter of thanks
frornSupt. Holloway for calling his attention to the old law on the sub
ject, which had escaped his attention.
BY DAY, WEEK OR MONTH.
Neat and newly fitted. Centrally and
pleasantly located on
NEAR WAIANUENUE ST.
Facing 011 Court House and Hilo Hotel
Parks. A quiet, pleasant retreat.
C. F. BRADSHAW
Koa Lumber in small and large quanti
ties; well seasoned.
Furniture made to order, any atvlt
wanted. Repairs mnde on any kind ot
furniture. Prices moderate.
Sorrao Cabinet 8hop.
pply toJOSE G. SERRAO.
Notice is hereby given that Matsuoka
Shokichi, doing business us a cane
planter at 7 miles, Kaumauu road, Hilo,
Hawaii, has made a voluntary ussigumeiit
to the undersigned for the benefit of his
creditors The creditors of said Matsuoka
Shokichi are hereby requested to file
their claims with the undersigned, and
any and all persons indebted to the said
Matsuoka biioxicui are requested in can
and piy the same at once. All claims
against Matsuoka Shokichi must be certi
fied. AH HIP.
Assignee of Matsuoka Shokichi.
Hilo. Dec. 31, 1904.
NoTtCit Neither the Masters nor
Agent of vessels of the "Matsou Line"
will he responsible for ouv debts con
tracted by the crew. R. T. GUARD,
Hilo, April 16, 1901 34.
Philadelphia, Pa., Jan. 1
married to Andrew McKee.
Mrs. Tevis Married Again.
Mrs. Cornelia Baxter Tevis has been
Treaty of Amity Approved.
Chilean Congress has ap
Santiago de Chile, Chile, Jan. 10. The
proved the treaty of amity with Bolivia.
Governor Adams Inaugurated.
Jau. 10. Adams was today inaugurated Governor of
The premises formerly occupied by the
Owl Drug Store. Apply to
9.4 E. VVKRY, Hilo
Senator Cockrell's New Place.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 10. Ex-Senator Cockrell of Missouri has
decided to accept appointment to the Interstate Commerce Commission
tendered by Roosevelt.
Tariff Revision Not Probable.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 12. Ninety per cent, of the members of the
House of Representatives are opposed to a revision of the tariff.
New Senators Are Elected.
Salt Lake, Utah, Jau. 12. The legislative caucus gives George
Sutherland the Senatorship.
Indianapolis, Intl., Jan. 12. The Republican caucus has renominated
Senator Deveridge for the Senate.
Sacramento, Cal., Jan. 10. The first ballot of the Legislature for
United States Senator' to succeed Senator Bard was taken today and re
sulted as follows: Flint 47, Bard 22, Knight 20, Fisk 19, Dell 8, Brooks
i, Daly 1,
A Star Production Next Saturday Night.
Rehearsals for the Cook benefit vaudeville are being held nearly every
afternoon and evening, and if the interest which those who are taking
part is any criterion, the performance should receive substantial patro
nage from the public. Mrs. J. T. Lewis, who is musical directress, has
been working industriously in perfecting the choruses, and Mrs. R. G.
Curtis has been painstaking and careful in her training of the various
steps and dauces required in the various features of the program. Doth
ladies have had a corps of sewing women busily engaged in making
costumes for the different parts, which will be both tasty and appro
priate. Mrs. A. G. Curtis is the busiuess manager of the affair, which
as will be seen is a ladies affair, entirely under the supervision of capable
The program has been prepared with considerable care and promises
to present an entertainment of unusual merit, both from a musical and
theatrical point of view. The march of the Colonial dames contains a
number of the society ladies of the town. The Quaker maids and city
lads, iu which seven prominent ladies and gentlemen will take part, is
pretty and catchy. Miss Margaret Tutt of Los Angeles, who is a visitor
in the city, has been prevailed upon to render a vocal solo, and Mrs. R.
G. Curtis of Olaa will probably respond with a vocal selection from the
opera of "Miss Dob White."
William Carlton Cook, in whose behalf, the production is being given,
has promised to recite, and Mrs. A. G. Curtis, who is a brilliant elocu
tionist, will give a recitation. The Killamy Quartette, which has been
so popular in the past, will sing a number of selections. W. 11. Hiser
nian has agreed to give an exhibition of fancy club swinging, and one
of the surprises of the evening will be the whistling of the London News
boy. Tickets arc on sale at the Hilo Drug Store.
Paris, France, Jan. 16. President Loubet's mother is dead.
London, England, Jan. 10. Turkey and Bulgaria are continuing
their preparations for w.ar.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 12. The House has passed the bill prevent
ing federal army officers above the rank of major from receiving full pay
while under assignment to the militia of any State, It is claimed that
the measure is aimed at General Miles,