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title: 'Hilo tribune. (Hilo, Hawaii) 1895-1917, May 16, 1905, Page 3, Image 3',
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: ComniutitiiiK upon President
Uou.sevell's avidity for redding
books, a writer in llie Century
Mniiinc 1ms the following to sav:
In the thick of the campaign of
inoi 1 happen to know that he re
read all of Mneaulay's "History of
Unhand," nil of Ixodes' "History
ol the United States" nud Dickens'
i lie otlier altcruoon lie was
handed n new book a not very
lone dissertation on a matter of
curtail inleiest. That evening he
entertained a number of guests at
dinner, and later there was a musi
cal party at the White House, nt
which he was present. At the lun
cheon, the next day, the giver said
to him: "Mr. President, of course
you have not had time to look at
that book." Oh, yes," said the
President, "I have read it."
Whereupon he proved that he had
done so by his criticism of the
work. One day, lately, a book of
short sloiics was sent to him; al
most by return mail came a letter
thanking the sender and saying he
ltad already enjoyed the stones
greatly in serial publication.
"How does he manage to do it?"
All I know about this is that, in
the first place, he has by nature or
practice the faculty of extremely
rapid reading. There arc some
men of letters and "general read
ers" who never have been able to
acquire this art. Others can take
in paragraphs or pages well-nigh at
a glance. The President must be
onoof these photographic readers,
who take almost instantly the im
pression of n whole paragraph or
nearly a whole page, the eye run
ning along the line with lightning
like rapidity, and leaping to the
more important phrases as by in
stinct. I have known the follow
ing to occur. A congressman makes
a statement to him and hands him
a typewritten paper. Almost im
mediately the President hands it
back to him; whereupon the con
gressman says deprecatingly: "Mr.
Roosevelt, may I not leave this
paper with you? I am anxious to
have you read it." "But," says
the President, "I have read it; you
can examine me in it if you wish."
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Pacific Coast Department: HOWARD 1IROWN & SONS, General Agents
4 1 1 -.1 1 3 California St San I'raucisco.
H. HACKFELD & CO., Ltd., Resident Agents, KILO
l'rolmlile Origin of "Yankee Doo
dle." The following is a translation of
an article from the Frankfurter
In the publication of Ilchsenlantl
(No. 2, 1905), Johann Lewalter
gives expression to his opinion that
"Yankee Dootlle" was originally a
country dance of a district of the
former province of Kur-Hesse, call
ed the "Schwnlm."
It is well known that the tune
of "Yankee Doodle" was derived
from a military inarch played by
the Hessian troops during the Re
volution in America. In studying
the dances of the Schwnlm, Lcwal
ter was struck by the similarity in
form and rhythm of "Yankee Doo
dle" to the music of these dances.
Last year, at the "kirmess" of the
village of Wasenberg, when "Yan
kee Doodle" was phyed, the young
men and girls swung into a true
"Schwahner" dance, as though the
music had been composed for it.
During the wai of 1776 the chief
recruiting office for the enlistment
of the Hessian hired soldiers was
Ziegenhain, in Kur-IIcssc. It
therefore seems probable that the
Hessian recruits from the "Sch
waltn," who served in the pay of
Great Britain in America during
the Revolutionary wnr, and whose
military band instruments consisted
of bugles, drums and fifes only,
carried over with them the tune,
known to them from childhood,
and played it as a inarch. Walter
Schumann, Consul, Main., Ger
many. Oho CliaiiilM'iliiln'h l'nlii lliilmu Trial
No other liniment nffords such
prompt relief from rheumatic pains.
No other is so valuable for deep
seated pains like lame back and
pains in the chest. Give this lini
ment a trial and become acquainted
with its remarkabla qualities and
you will never wish to be without'
it. For sale by Ililo Drug Co.
A Rur giant has made his
appearance ui London who is said
to be the tallest man in the world.
The giant was measured by n tail
or for n dress suit. It was lound
that he is 9 feet 8 inches in height,
463 pounds in weight and n four
shil'ing piece can be passed thtough
the ring that he wears on the small
fingtrofhis loft hand. The cir
cumference of his head is three
qunrtcrs of n ynrd and he wenrs a
collar of twenty-three inches. The
monster wears the largest boots in
the world. His feet are two
feet and one-half inches in size, nud,
in consequence, his boots measure
two feet three inches. Among the
giants whose records may be re
garded as authentic, the Russian's
claim to be the tallest, seems to be
justified. Some of the famous big
men of the past were John Middle
ton, 9 feet 3 inches, born in Iica
shirc in 1575; I'atric O'Brien, 8 ft.
7 inches, born in Kinsnlc, Ireland,
in 1761; and John Frederick, Duke
of Brunswick, 8 feet 6 inches.
Only Moaned "My Clilltl."
When the night attendants nt
Bcllevuc Hospital went to work the
other night they saw, standing in
front of the morgnc, a fat young
man who held a yellow-haired doll
clasped tightly to his breast and
wlios left trouser leg was rolled up
to the knee, exposing a generous
cilf and six inches of a striped sock.
The young man rocked backward
and forward ns he stood, crooning
to the doll, bursting out every now
and then with "My child, my
child I" Dr. Armstrong thought
the man crazy. Not a word could
they get out of him. Armstrong
attempted to roll down his trouser
and the young man kicked at him
and mouthed unintelligibly. Arm
strong called Dr. Dandier from the
hospital, nud several assistants
came with Bandler. They were
about to overpower the man and
take him to the psychopathic ward
when half a dozen young fellows
rushed across the street and said:
"Here, let that boy alone. He's
not dafly. He is simply going
through his initiation into Nu Sig
ma Nu." Theu they doused the
young fellow with a bucket of cold
water and led him away, howling
FIRST BANK OF HILO
Incorporated Under the Laws of the
Territory ol Hawaii.
PEACOCK BLOCK, HILO.
P. PUCK - ITMldcnt.
C. C. KHNNHUY Vlcc-Prm.
JOHN T. MOIK.jiiiI Vicc-Prc.
C. A. hTOIIIK Cashier.
A. II. JACKSON Sccrctnry.
John Wntt, Jolin J. Omcc,
V. H. I.ymnn, ' II. V. Patten,
Wm. Pullar. ' W. lI.Bblpmnn
Draw Exchange on
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The National Hank of the Ro-1 ..
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SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES
Rented by the Month or Year. Par
ticulars on Application.
Wc have opened a choice lot, such as :
Carved Swiss Woodwork
Italian Statuettes, Busts, Vases, etc.
German Music Boxes
" Steins "
Japanese Fancy Goods
Satsuma Ware, Vases, Cloisonne Ware
A new shipment of the favorites of Ililo
smokers jnst to hand:
" La Planta
" El Belmont " Needles, Perfeetos, etc
" Cremo "
Call on us and inspect them.
H. Hackf eld & Co.
Waianucnue Street, Hilo.
SPECIAL ATTENTION IS CALLED TO THE FACT THAT
Is that which has been manufactured for the past fifteen
years exclusively by the
California Fertilizer Works
8AN FRANCISCO, OAL.
When purchasing be sure that in addition to the brand
the name of the California Fertilizer Works is on every
sack, otherwise you will not be getting the genuine article.
A large stock of our Diamond A and our
XX HIGH-GRADE FERTILIZER
Is kept constantly on hand and for sale at San Francisco'
prices, plus only freight and actual expenses,
By Our Hilo Agonts,
L. TURNER CO.
Ililo Electric Light Co., Ltd.
Mouses Wired and
In accordance with the rules of the Na
tional Hoard of l'irc Underwriters.
A complete stock of
fixtures, Shades, Table, lied nud Desk
Lamps, etc., always 011 hand.
Fan Motors . . . 910
Fan Motors, swivel frame 18
Sowing Machine Motor 20
Power for operating them $1 a month
Installation charged extra.
KstiuiateH furnished on nil classes ol
Klcctrical Work and Contracts taken to
install apparatus complete.
Waiakea Boat House
U.A. LUCAS & CO., I'rop'm.
WAIAKKA HRIDGK, IIII.0
IIAVn NOW A 1'LKBT 01'
and Small Boats
l'OR I'UllLIC mun
lnsscngers and baggage taken to and
from vessels in the harbor nt reasonable
rates. Launches nud rowboats to hire
lor private picnics and moonlight rides.
RING UP ON TKUU'HONK
Wolverine Gasoline Engine
Self-starter nud reversible engine. In
practicability it is equal to the steam en
gine. Sizes from h. p. upwards.
Iloats fitted with this engine or frames ot
any size to order, l'or particulars npply
to R. A. LUCAS 'Manager
The Old Reliable Stand is
Razors honed, Scissors and all edged
tools perfectly ground. Satisfac
HILO MARKET GO.,
Telephone No. 39.
Bkiurk St. - Hilo, II. I
Pacific Heat Market
Front St., Iln.o, II. I,
Choice Cuts of
POULTRY of all Kinds
FRESH ISLAND BUTTER
Fine Fat Turkoys.
. . Sucking Pigs.
Notick Neither the Masters nor
Agent of vessels of the "Mntson Line"
will be responsible for auv debts con
tracted by the crew. R. ' f. GUARD,
Ililo.-April 16, 1901 14.
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