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TIIK WUKiaV IIII.O TRIIJUNK, lHI.0, HAWAII, TUKSDAY, RRl'THMUKR 12, 1905.
COUNTY BOARD MAKES
I believed tliis would open the doors
i for other claimants, such as the bill
MANY A" I nlll Km I lUNu for ?620. siiiptnaii said this claim
, had already been examined and
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why tho nllowance for the Coui'ty
of Hawaii each mouth was $8,800,
while he noticed that the County of
Onliu received varying amounts,
$20,000 one month and perhaps
$40,000 the next. Chairman Moir
who was to leave the next day for
Honolulu was appointed a commit
tee of one to confer with the Terri
torial Auditor regarding the dis
crepency. Supervisor Maknakanc offered a
resolution appropriating $150 from
the Puna Road Tax fund for re
pairs to the Kaola-Kainm ro.nl.
Supervisor Shipman called atten
tion to some of the bills in the
hands of the Finance Committee,
which appeared to be personal
traveling expenses of county offi
cials. The Chair said in his opin
ion the Hoard was not responsible
for these charges. Both Super
visors Fernandez and Desha sup
ported the Chair's opinion.
The committee on Public Health
reported favorably on the appoint
ment of Don. S. Bowman as build
Supervisor Fernandez believed
that there should be a public meet
ing called by the Health Committee
to investigate the matters before
the passage of ordinance No. 10.
enacting building regulations. He
believed it would wcrk a hard
ship on the poor people, who can
not go to the expense of cementing
their iloors as required by the Or
dinance as this matter pertains ex
clusively to to the town of Ililo, he
would like to know the opinion of
the Hilo supervisors on the subject
If the ordinance is satisfactory to
them, he would be satisfied.
Desha said there were several
orovisions' in the Ordinance which
lie did not understand, and he
desired more time. Chairman
Moir beleived the proposed ordi
nance was a first class law and was
in interest of the health of the com
munity. He could not see any ob
jectionable paragraph in the entire
Mr. Stacker spoke up to ex-
disallowed and if the claimant de
sired to have the bill reconsidered,
allow him to make his showing be
fore the Committee.
Supervisor Fernandez believed
I,ocbcnstcin was entitled to his pay,
as the road was now a countv road.
He knew the legislature would re
fuse to consider such a claim. But
he thought the claim should be
presented in the inanncr prescribed
by the ordinance passed at the last
session in August.
There was a disposition to have
a night session in order to get
through with the business of the
Board, but it was finally decided to
grant Supervisors Moir and Woods
leave of absence, and the remaining
members continue on Friday. Ad
journment was taken till 9 a. m.
the following day.
1'KIDAY, SHl'TJiMIlim 8TH.
The reading of the minutes of the
preceding day was disposed of, and
Supervisor Fernandez was selected
Chairman pro tern.
A petition of 1 13 voters of South
Kona praying thatO. M. Kckticwa,
captain of police, and police officers
J. G. Machado and Oliver kua be
not paid for the month of July, was
laid on the table.
On motion of Mr. Fernandes, the
County Attorney or his deputy was
requested to be present at each
meeting of the Board. As there
were much committee work to be
done, adjournment was taken till
At the afternoon session, on mo
tion of Supervisor Shipman, the
Clerk was directed to notily C. F.
Bradshaw. that the county would
not be responsible for payment of
rent for the office room in his build
ing occupied by the County Attor
ney after Saturday, inasmuch as
quarters for the County Attorney
had been provided in the county
Supervisor Shipman brought in
a resolution setting aside $5000 from
the General Fund for road tax
funds of the various districts upon
the pro rata basis heretofore agreed
noon. He explained that this
plain the purpose of the resolu-1 amount was to be set aside on the
tion, but voluntary remarks by out-1 understanding that the County
siders were ruled out of order, and ' would receive the $8,Soo from the
the gentleman subsided. Territory for the month of August.
Desha believed that the Board of Carried unanimously.
Supervisors should give their at-, The greater part of the afternoon
lention to the Waiolama stream and was spent in the discussion of the
swamp and instead ot passing an
ordinance which the people did
not have a voice in. Woods
petition of 200 Hilo residents and
taxpayers, asking for an appropria
tion of $100 per month for the sup
thought the proposed ordinance port of the Hilo Band. The Board
was a good move, and before any resolved itself into a Coinmitte of
further building could be done, a ' tlie Whole, and later arose, having
permit would have to be obtained made the appropriation desired,
from the building inspector here- Shipman asked that he be author
aftor. , ized to purchase from Tlieo. II.
Fernandez said if the people of Davies & Co. the gasoline engine
Hilo wanted the new building law, which they had used on the con
he was agreeable, but coming from structiou of the Pahala road. He
Hamakua, he did not want to ap- explained that the firm wanted
pear as shoving this ordinance $500 for the engine, .and as there
down the throats of the Hilo pea-, was a r0ck crusher there belonging
pie. J to the County, it would be neces-
Debate was brought to a close by sary to have an engine. When it
a motion of Supervisor Fernandez' was explained that the County
to grant the Health Committee already possessed three or four
more time, and an opportunity to 1 engines scattered throughout the
was a safeguard against possible
epidemics of fever and other
diseases. It was drawn up by the
Shippers' Wharf Committee and
was directly principally against the
Asiatics, who were careless about
the condition of their houses mid
premises. Finally on motion of
Shipman, the ordinance was refer
red back to the Committee on Pub'
The Board adjourned until 9
o'clock Saturday morning.
SATURDAY, SIO'TKMIWR 9TH.
The proceedings opened with
prayer by Supervisor Kalaiwaa.
All were present except Supervisors
Moir and Woods, who were called
away on business. The minutes of
Thursday's and Friday's meetings
were read in full and approved.
Mr. Fernandes, as chairman pro
tetn, presented a petition of 26
voters of North Kona, asking for
the appointment of David Ahia for
poundmastcr at Kahaluu. As there
was a pound and poundmastcr at
Kcauhoti, one mile distant, the
petition was laid on the table.
Deputy Sheriff W. J. Rickard of
Hamakua sent a list of government
property at the Honokaa court
house, which J. W. Moanauli had
refused to turn over to him. The
cbiumttnicatioii was ordered turned
over to County Attorney.
Shipman from the Health Com
mittee jiiade a report regarding the
building ordinance, approving the
amended ordinance and recom
mending the addition of a section
defining the city limits, as being
one mile from the court house. The
report of the Committee was
The Committee on Health asked
that the .detailed reports of Fish
and Food Inspector Hering, be
placed on file with the Clerk, which
The Finance Committee made a
written report 'approving sundry
bills, but recommending that in
the future all bills for board and
lodging of county officers be dis
allowed and those officials so noti
fied. As to the demands for the
support of prisoners, the committee
report that the county is not liable
for their subsistence in the opinion
ol the County Attorney. The re
port of the Finance Committee was
On motion of Supervisor Ship
man the Clerk was authorized to
communicate with the Attorney
General in regard to furnishing the
County Attorney with a set of the
Shipman presented an ordinance
relating to the actual traveling ex
penses of the sheriff and other
county officials which passed with
out a dissenting vote.
A resolution' providing for the
procurement of a postoffice box
Ordinance No. 10 as amended
providing for building regulations
in the town of Hilo, was passed
Supervisor Desha moved a vote
of thanks be given to the chairman
pro tern, Supervisor Fernandes.
After reading the minutes of the
day's proceedings the Board ad
journed at 11 a. m. to the next
TOWNS FOK MUX ONLY.
Some In This Country unit All Keck-
hold a public meeting. Seconded
by Desha and so ordered.
Hilo district which could be used
in Kau, Mr. Shipman withdrew his
Health Inspector D. L. Bowman motion.
wrote to the Board stating that if The petition of 115 taxpayers of
there were any government build-1 Kona, asking for $200 for clearing
ings to be fumigated, he would , tliu roads of lautana was taken up
properly disinfect the same free of and the money appropriated out of
charge, upon an application in ' the road tax funds for that district,
wilting from the road supervisor or ! Supervisor Kalaiwaa agreeing
other official in authority. Bow-j to supervise the expenditure of this
man's letter was the result of the re-1 money.
quest of N. K. Lyman, road super- j A written opinion of Deputy
visor, for the sum of $10 for this County Attorney Altili regarding
purpose, which he had been in-, the legality of proposed building
formed by Inspector Bowman's regulation ordinance was read and
assistant would be the cost of this developed considerable discussion
work. Supervisor Kalaiwaa wanted to
Road Kngineer G. II. Gere for- know in case he wanted to build a
warded with his approval and fur- bouse and had only limited means,
ther explanation, the bill of D. A. whether he would be required to
I.oebenstein for $10.1.00 for ser- construct a building in accordance
vices as road inspector on the Kala- with the Building Inspector's plans
pana-Puua road, after the appro- and not his own. Desha explained
priation for this purpose had been that if his own plans conformed to
exhausted. Desha stated that this the building and sanitary regula
itcm was considered by the Finance tjons, a man contemplating build
Committee last mouth and reported hig a house would have no difli
o.i.mrc.u. 'Phis was an indebted- cultv. The proposed ordinance
licss due from the territory, and he j was merely a sanitary measure, and leal Dietetics.
Ocncrat Kulu Tor Dyspeptics.
The following general rules arc
applicable to all cases of dyspepsia
1. Fat slowly, masticate tho
roughly. 2. Drink fluid an hour before or
two or three hours after meals, ra
ther than with food.
3. Kat at regular hours.
4. If greatly fatigued, lie down
and rest quietly before and after
luncheon and dinner or supper.
5. Avoid as far as possible tak
ing business worries or professional
cares to the table.
6. Take systematic exercise in
the open air. Bicycle and horse
back riding are the best forms.
7. On rising, cold sponging and
vigorous friction of the body are
8. The bowels should be kept
open by laxative foods and fluids
rather than by medicines.
9. Avoid too much variety at
one meal. Take meats and vegt
tables at separate meals. W. Gil
man Thompson, M. D., in Practi-
Women outnumber men in our
own country, says London Tit-Bits,
and it is a common complaint in
many Biitish towns that "there arc
no men." In watering places like
Bournemouth and Torquay the
number of women residents so
greatly exceeds that of men that
there is very real ground for this
complaint. Yet within thirty miles
of Torquay stands a town, complete
with railway station, post, telegraph
and shops, which, though not ex
clusively inhabited by men, has yet
fully ten times as many males as
female residents. This is Prince
town, 1,400 feet above the sea on
the ridge of Dartmoor. While the
town proper has but 300 to 400 in
habitants of whom rather less than
half are women, there are nearly
1,000 convicts, all men, to say
nothing of a large number of ward
ers, a comparatively small propor
tion of whom arc married.
With the exception of one or
two temporary villages, built of tin
or canvass, in which arc housed
navvies engaged on new water
works and railways, there are no
town or villages in these islands in
which women do not find a home.
Elsewhere, however, there are se
veral such curious settlements.
One is to be tound in Utah, sure
ly the last part of the world where
one would expect to sec a city with
out women. Its name is Sunny
side, and it is inhabited by some
400 men who work in the new col
lieries recently established there.
Most of the men arc married, yet
on no account are they permitted
to bring their wives into the village.
This banishment of the fair sex is
not due to any frcakishness on the
part of employers or men.
reason is a purely business
There is some hitch in the title to
the 3,000 acres on which the village
and mines are situated. The law
of the state of Utah permits fami
lies squattiugs rights on the claim
ed lands, aiuT the company fears
that if the men were allowed to
bring their better halves to Sunny
side claims might be established to
their cabins as permanent places of
On the borders between China
and Russia in Asia, almost due
south of Lake Baikal, is a good-
sized town known as Maimatchiu,
which is exclusively inhabited by
men. The place has a considera
ble trade, and is a military outpost.
An old law forbids Chinese women
to live in this territory. Indeed,
they may not pass the great wall of
Kalkau or enter Mongolia at all.
"The Prison of Ten Thousand"
is the name given by by the wander
ing Arabs of the districts across
Jordon' to the fortress monastery of
Mar, Saba on the Dead Sea. Not
many years ago there were actually
10,000 monks living in this grim
and mournful retreat, and even to
day there are more than 1,000 left.
The monastery is one of the oldest
in the world, having been founded
some 1 ,300 years ago by Kuthymius,
who lived there in a cave dug in the
rocky wall of the Kedrou ravine.
The fair empress Kudoxia formed a
romantic attainment far this stern
anchorite, and built near by a tower,
which still exists, from which she
might watch him at a distance, for,
true to his vows, Kuthymius utterly
refused ever to see or speak to a
Now the tower is inhabited by a
watchman, who keeps constant
guard against the incursions of
prowling Arabs. Twice during the
past century the place has been
raided by hordes from the desert.
The monks who live there today
are the most rigorous of any in the
Greek church. , They pass their
lives in everlasting penance, with
no hope or pleasure and no cheer
ful incident. Many of them go
mad from the horror and desolation
of their surroundings. No woman
is permitted to come within sight of
News came recently of the burn
ing of Montana C'ty, a good-sized
place in the state of Montana, which
once held over 5,000 inhabitants.
For two'whole days the fire waged,
until the whole place was reduced
to ashes. Small wonder that the
ciiiiiingratton was uucnecKcu, iur
nil the inhabitants left in the place n'CluULo
were about 105 Chinamen, who at Ciiamiiuhs In 1'rohatm.
lived by working i" the tailings of In the matter of the Estate of ANTONE
the once valuable mines. It is said
that for many years a woman had
not been seen in the, once prosper
town. Another far western settlement
which is composed exclusively of
men is Kxcclsior City, situated in
a wild rugged stretch of country on
the Mexican edge of southern Cali-
Dl'. REGO of Papalkou, Hawaii, de-
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF AD
MINISTRATION. The petition of M. S. Paclieco, brother
in law of deceased, having hcen filed
praying for Letters of Administration to
be issued to Joaquin Cnrvalho as Admin
istrator of said Estate.
Notice Is hereby given that Tuesday,
the a6th day of September, 1905, at 10
o'clock a. til., be and hereby is appointed
the time for hearing said petition in the
Court Room of the Fourth Circuit Court
lornia. This, too, was once a mill- nt Hilo, Hawaii, at which lime and place
. 1 , ,....., r... l...:i.i ' ll persons interested may appear and
ingtown and has many fine build- ll0W cnilM,tif nny tley ,;iVe. why the
prayer of said petition should not be
Hilo, Hawaii, Aug. 39th, 1905.
Ity the Court;
A. S. LitliARON GURNEV. Clerk.
Attorney for Petitioner.
ings, but the ore gave out and it
was deserted. Gradually it became
a resort, for escaped criminals and
outlaws, who are prncucuuy mi, Iiy Chas. Hitchcock, Deputy Cleik.
men. 1 nere arc saui 10 ue au m , -aki. o. .h.hiim,
them in all, murderers and despera
does cverv one. But as there is no ,
railway anywhere near they are en-
tiiely isolated and practically prisi-)
ners. They do no harm to any
one, and arc, therefore, let alone
You will not find Midi marked
on the chatts. It is, indeed, prac
tically unknown to civilization, and
yet it is on the shores of that high
way of civilization, the Red sea.
It is the home of piiatcs and slav
ers, a regular nest of criminals.
The place is inhabited almost en
tirely by men; lor the sheik who
holds absolute rule there only per
mits a very few of his best warriors
to marry. Midi pays no tribute to
the Turkish government, and, as
it lies at the far end of a long, nar
row, muddy harbor, inaccessible to
war vessels, it seems probable that
it may pursue its lawless career un
checked for many years to come.
Acute attacks of colic, cholera
morbus and dysentery conies on
without warning and no prompt
relict can be obtained. 1 Here is
no necessity of incurring the ex
pense of a physician's service in
such cases if Chamberlain's Colic,
Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy
is at hand. A dose of this remedy
will relieve the patient before a doc
tor could arrive. It has never been
known to fail, even in the most
severe and dangerous cases. For
sale by Hilo Drug Co.
MRS. M. FUHR
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INCLUDING A MEXICAN DOUM.K
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Notick Neither the Masters nor
Agent of vessels of the "Matsou Line"
will be responsible for any debts con
tracted by the crew. R. f. GUARD,
Hilo, April 16,1901 14-
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Objects swim or become dim.
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