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TUKSDAY - MAY 29, 1906
Ruleiedatthc I'ostoflicc at Hilo, Ha
waii, a second-class nmttcr
PUIlUSIIItn KVKKV TUHSIMV.
J. Whkhi.ocic Maksii - Kditor
D. W. Maksii llitslncss Manager.
TiUJ refutnl bill hns passed tbc
senate, that body not having waited
to receive it from the house. This
looks well for the bill and removes
it from the danger that it might be
crowded out of consideration by the
upper branch of congress in the
rush of the closing days of the ses
sion, now approaching. The bill
passed is understood to be identical
with the one reported on favorably
by the committee of the House to
which it had been referred. Mean
while the powerful influence of the
administration is being exerted in
the House in behalf of the bill
nml the chances for it becoming a
law look bricht indeed. With this
bill passed Hawaii will be placed
upon the high road to prosperity,
upon which it is to be hoped it will
progress with good speed. Being
so full of promise of the success of
this measure most important for
Hawaii, the news is the 'most wel
come that has been received by the
Islands for many a day.
Candidates for the legislature,
regardless of party, in this and the
. other counties, should be pledged
to work for county government.
Our so-called county government
is but a poor counterfeit of the gen
uine article, for, it is in reality ter
ritorial. County boards of super
visors we have to be sure, but en
dowed with no authority legisla
tive, executive or judicial. Their
duties and responsibilities are re
stricted to the care of the roads, ex
isting, or that the territory may
establish work suggestive of the
prisou gang and to paying bills
contracted for the county's benefit
by the territory. County governr
ment has proven itself a success so
far as its limited character would
allow, and demonstrated that all
that is lacking to its complete suc
cess is that it be put into full effect.
To President Roosevelt is
due the sincere gratitude of the
people of the Islands for the suc
cess of the efforts in the cause of
justice toward the Islands embodied
in the refund bill. Without the
active aid ol the administration,
events have made it evident the
measure would have had little show
of even a hearing. Should the bill
fail in the House, as it will not, the
meed of praise and thanks of the
people of the Hawaiian Islands will
be none the less due to the Presi
dent, in this case, as ever, the
champion of the cause of justice.
Offer Not Honored.
The county clerks' office has received
a communication from Acting Governor
Atkinson enclosing a letter addressed to
him from the superintendent of Public
Works in reference to an exchange of
land with Mrs. Joe Vierra for property to
be taken in the widening of Itndge street.
The superintendent says: "I vould say
that it is impossible for me to make any
arrangements whereby a land exchange
could be effected between the govern
ment and Mrs. J. Vierra in as much as
(?) payment of Mrs. Vierra's claims. As
she has refused -to accept settlement 011
this basis, it docs uot seem to me that
any further action can be taken except
by the legislature."
Hurried In Manila.
Miss Margaret Tutt of San Francisco,
fiancee of Captiin Aruilstead, 21st Infan
try, U. S. A., is a passenger on the trans
port Sherman for Manila, where she is
to be married to that officer. Mrs. Tutt
accompanies her daughter to the Philip
pines. Miss Tutt met Capt. Aruilstead
mid her fate in Honolulu last year while
a guest at the Hawaiian Hotel. The
captain had preceded his regiment u week
and remained here until the transport
carrying the regiment cauie through from
Jian l'rancisco. uuritig tins unci period
ne couple met, and on arrival of the cap-
tain at Manila he wrote to Miss Tutt
offerliiL' to lead her to the ultar. She
gave yes for a reply and is now on the
way to fulfill her promise. Miss Tutt is
stopping at the Moaua Hotel. Adver
Mr. William S. Ellis ami Mrs. Amelia
Nakapuabi of Hilo were married yester
day at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene
BufTundeau, Alexander street. The bridt
is a niece of Mrs. Nawahi and was edu
cated at the English Priory. Mrs. Ellis
will accompany her husband to the
uialulund next 'week. Advertiser. ,
lm.ovs kki day.
Horses Coming For Races.
Lending Hiiro Unll Tciun.
The program for the Fourth of July
races tinit been arranged. They cover two
days. Good purses are offered ami the
result Is the best horses In the islands
will appear on the track on these days.
There are now in training at the track,
of tlic free-for-alls, Bruner and Undue
Murphy, from Honolulu ; and from this
island: Hgyptlan Princess, St. Jusef, So
So and Alpheus. Of the Hawalian-hreds,
there are at the track : Kaster-day; a
Shauuoudor colt; two Mallard colts and
Grade II., from the Motsarrat ranch, and
a mare from the Hind's ranch. Not every
horse applying is admitted and a number
have been refused, leaving only the best
nnd fastest to make some good races.
The track is being repaired and the In
field fenced to make base a ball ground
Hllo expects to have two good days of
sport and a big crowd is looked for. The
special Kluati trip will enable those from
abroad to take in the races or make a
visit to the Volcano, if preferred. The
base ball game promises to be something
of a feature, as the Honolulu Athletic
Club's team, the best in the territory,
will probably come. A boxing contest
by some Honolule experts is also talked
of ns a possibility on the side. Another
attractive feature will be the spectacular
war drama put on by the Elks and Co. D.
Baker-Austin At the home of the
bride's mother, Mrs. S. L. Austin, Hono
lulu, T. II., May ai, 1906, Rev. Albert
Sherburne Baker, and Miss Harriet
Austin; Rev. O. II. Gulick, uncle of the
bride, and Dr. D. Doremus Scudder
Following the ceremony a large num
ber of friends attended the reception.
The grounds were prettily Illuminated
with Japanese lanterns and refreshments
weie served on the lawn beneath the
The popularity of the couple was at
tested by a beautiful array of gifts from
their large circle of friends. The bride Is
au island girl and has been much in
terested in the work of various societies
of the Central Union Church as well as of
the Y. W. C. A. The groom is a missio
nary of the Hawaiian Board of Missions,
with headquarters in Kona, Hawaii,
where he has served the past year
and a half. He came here from the main
land about that time. Rev. and Mrs.
naker 'will reside at Kcalakekun
Incorporation Papers Filed.
A meeting of the stockholders of the
Hllo Pineapple Co. was held at the re
sidence of the Judge Lyman Saturday
afternoon. At this meeting articles of
association and incorporation were duly
signed by the following as incorpora
tors: F. S. Lyman, Levi C. Lyman, H.
E. Kelsty, D. El Metzger, and Thos.
Mutch, and have been scut to L. A.
Andrews, also one of the incorpore
tors, for his signature. Mr. Andrews
will forward the same to Honolulu for
approval. The officers of the company
are: L. A. Andrews, vice president;
Levi C. Lyman, Secretary; II. E. Kelsey,
Treasurer; D. E. Metzger, Auditor.
The company have accepted the pine
apple ranch of II. E. Kelsey at Kaiwiki,
14.7 acres; 20 acres of land at Knumana
from L.C. Lyman, and 47.7 acres at Knu
mana from Thos. Mutch, (or stock issued;
also 15,000 pineapple plants, of P. S. Ly
man; 10,000, of L. A. Andrews, and a
nursery of 8,000 stumps, of Win. Kinney.
Close of Year at Hoarding School
The year at the Hllo Boarding School
closes on Tuesday, June 12. A clrfw of
eight graduate and the commencement
exercises will occur 011 the evening of
that day. On Thursday, the 14th, the
graduating class will give the usual
graduating class luau but the class this
year will depart from the usual custom of
planting a class tree with exercises, in
connection with the dinner, and, instead,
will erect a class monument out of
columns of basalt, brought by tin mem
bers of the class, with no little difficulty,
from the vicinity of Rainbow Falls.where
this formation of the lava rock is to be
found very perfect. The exercises of this
day will be the last before the students
separate for the summer vacation. Of the
teachers, Mr. Nelf expects to return to
Ohio to finish his studies at the Univer
sity of Wooster. Mr. J. O. Warner, a
this year's graduate of the University of
Wooster, has been engaged to take the
position that Mr. Neff vacates,
To Kutertuln Editors.
Some time this fall the Editorial
Association of Southern California
will vSiit Hawaii. The Promotion
Committee of Honolulu recently
called a meeting of editors to con
sider entertainment. The visitors
n In li tnl-pn mi trina nlimit tli
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Island of Oahu, and to be given a
luau. A trip to the Volcano, Ha
waii's leading attraction, may be
provided for the visitors, if satisfac
tory arrangements can be made.
j This remedy can always be 'de
Wednesday 'being a legal holiday the j 1(,a ad when reduced
HfiuiAiiirtu mill wt ninuii una kvnuni.
WUaiUIM.C Will wv .auain nil liujr VAbVJJV
Inic one hour in the morning, from 8 to 9
o'clock. In the afternoon on the arrival of
the Kluau the office will lie kept open
us long as is necessary to deliver the
A Valuable Work.
An interesting and valuable com
pilation of facts, reference tables
and statisticts, bearing on the con
ditions existing in the Territory of
Hawaii for the fiscal period of eight
years, ending June 30, 1905, was
prepared from authoritative and
official sources by A. B. Loebcn-
stein, delegate from the chamber of
commerce of the Island of Hawaii,
for the consideration by. the 59th
Congress of House Bill No. 15014,
the Refund Bill. Besides statistics,
it contains many valuable articles
on a number of subjects, prepared
by specialists, and considerable in
formation that is not to be found
elsewhere. It is a valuable work
that should be published and pre
Contract Let For Hulldlug.
The contract for building the
Hilo high school has been awarded
to J. Erickson, minus the furniture.
The high school is to be a frame
building under the new arrange
ment, with a concrete foundation.
The bids were as follows: , I,. M.
Whitehouse, building $19,099, fur
niture 1171, to'be finished in 240
days; Concrete Construction Com
pany, building $19,820, furniture
$1695, to be furnished in 250 days;
J. Krickson, $17,925, furniture
$2085, time 200 days; E. Wery,
building $18,320, furniture $2037.
50, time 200 days.
Filing Fish St.ry.
A school of flying fish attacked
the steamer Claudiue last Monday
morning in the Hawaiian channel.
The vessel was crossing in the early
morning. She was throwing her
search-light. The light evidently
attracted and scared the fish, for
suddenly a swarm of them rose out
of the water and flew over the bow
of the vessel.
It seemed as if a silver cloud was
rising from the sea. One very large
fish measuring twelve inches in
length flew squarely against the
search-light, broke the glass, and
put the machine out of commission.
Japanese carpenters and painters
are being approached by white
promoters with a view to engaging.
them to go to San Francisco. The
promoters tell the Japanese, that
they can earn from $10 $15 per
day during the, rebuilding of San
Francisco. Mauy of the Japanese
have stated their willingness to go.
Others believe that the bait is too
large and that the figures will
shrink when it comes to handing,
out the coin. Then there are the
labor unions to consider. Adver
Second Turn to the Loft.
While Robert Louis Stevenson
the novelist was paying his last
visit to his native laud a friend,
whose recollection of geography
was rather shaky, asked, "Where
the deuce is Samoa, Stevenson?"
"It's the second turn to the left
after you leave San Francisco,"
said Robert Louis, whose memory
of maps only ran to recollection
that in going to Samoa from the
Pacific coast one always stopped
first at Honolulu.
A Record lireuker.
Last week the Hawaiian Com
mercial & Sugar Company's mill at
Puuneue ground over fourteen
thousand tons of cane and manu
factured two thousand one hundred
tons of raw sugar. This was done
in six days time, and is the record
breaker of the world, and far in
excess of anything thought possible
a few years ago. It is an average
of three hundred and fifty tons per
day. Maui News.
Do Not Neglect the Children.
At this season of the year the
first unnatural looseness of a child's
bowels should have immediate
attention. The best thing that can
be given is Chamberlain's Colic,
Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy
followed by castor oil as directed
with each bottle of the remedy.
with water and sweetened is pleas
ant to take. Sold by Hilo Drug Co.
Subscribe for the Tribune
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New York, May 16 E. H.
Harrimau. President of the South
ern Pacific Railway Company, is at
work forming a company to loan
$100,000,000 for the purpose of
enabling the reconstruction of San
Francisco to be commenced.
Washington, D. C, May 16.
The Senate Committee voted in
favor of a sea level canat for Pana
ma. Oakland, May 16. Two hundred
thousand yen for the San Francisco
relief fund has been received from
Oakland, May 16. It has been
decided to rebuild Stanford Uni
versity. Oakland, May 17. Soldiers are
still guarding the sub-treasury in
San Francisco. The Soldiers des
perscd a large gang who hod assem
bled for the purpose of looting last
night. Thirty shols were fired at
the mauraders by the soldiers.
Victoria, B. C. May 17. The
Imperial garrison at Esquimau has
departed for England and has been
replaced by Canadian troops.
Washington, May 17 The
House Committee on .Commerce
has agreed to an appropriation of
$60,000 for a lighthouse on Makapu.
Point, Island of Oahu, and $40,000
for .lights at Honolulu.
Oakland, May 18. The yachts
Lurline and Anemone arc expected
to arrive here soon and the yacht
race from San Francisco to Hono
Washington, D. C. May 18.
The railroad rate bill has passed
the Senate. There were only three
San Francisco, May 18. A slight
earthquake shock was felt here last
night. There was no damage.
Oakland, May 18. Barracks to
accommodate 5000 homeless people
have been erected in Golden Gate
Park, San Francisco.
Washington, May 18 The
House has passed the Naval Appro
priations Bill, carrying one hundred
millions of dollars.
' , Tokio, May 19. Jacob Schiff
has sailed for Vancouver.
Peking, May 19. Japanese will
support the demand of Great Bri
tain for an explanation of the recent
changes in the customs service.
Marquette, Mich., May 19. A
hundred square miles have been
swept by the forest fires. A num
ber of small towns have been des
Manila, May 19. The regular
troops have been ordered to cam-
aign against the Pulajaues in Sa
mar. Rome, May 16. The new simp
Ion tunnel was opened today by the
London, May 19. Four hun
dred women suffragists yesterday
and asked for the immediate exten
sion of the right of suffrage to them.
The Premier, while he expressed
sympathy for the cause represented
by the delegation, counseled pati
ence. Havana, May 20. Senor Palma
has been inaugurated as President
of Cuba. The Liberals in Congress
were absent from the ceremonies.
'' San Fraticisco, May 20. Puter,
wanted in connection with the Ore
gon land frauds, has been arrested.
New York, May 10. Two deaths
from heat were reported yesterday.
Milwaukee, Wis., May 20. The
forest fires are dying out. Four
persons arc known to be dead, and
several are missing. An area of
oue hundred square miles was
swept by the flames, four towns
yere completely destroyed, and. a
dozen partially burned, The pro
perty loss will amount to several
millions of dollars.
Oakland, Cal., May 21. The
Reconstruction Committee of San
Francisco has adopted the Buruham
plan to be followeed out in rebuild
ing the city. These plans were
laid out by Architect Burnham
some years ago and provide for a
Washington, D. C, May 21 .J.
The Federal Supreme Court has
decided agninst Senator Burton in
his appeal from the Kansas District
Grand Rapids Mich., May 19
Two sharp shocks of earthquakes
have been felt throughout Western
St Petersburg, Russia, May 21,
It is rumored that a military
court has condemned to death Gen
eral Stoessel, who surrendered Port
Arthur to the Japanese, and Admi
ral Nebogatoff, who surrendered
his section of Rojcstvcnsky's fleet
to the Japanese.
BY AUTHOR I T Y.
The hearingof application to settle the
boundaries of a portioii of Kahua 2nd,
Hllo, Hawaii, set for May 31st, Is con
tinued until Thursday, June 28th, 1906.
F. S. LYMAN,
30-3 Commissioner of Boundaries.
S. Nakatahas filed u 2nd application for
a 5th class Liquor License at Houokaa,
Haniakua, Hawaii. Any protests against
the issuance of this license should be filed
iu this office by Monday, May 28th, 1906.
A. J. CAMPBELL,
Treasurer, Territory of Hawaii.
Honolulu, May 10, 1906.
Wednesday, May 30, Decoration Day
being a legal holiday, all Territorial
offices will be closed on that day,
A. L. C. ATKINSON,
Acting Governor of Hawaii.
Honolulu, May 10, 1906.
Notice to Creditors.
Notice is hereby given by the under
signed that the Circuit Judge of the
Fourth Circuit has appointed the under
signed Administrator of the Estate of
Umazo Hongo, deceased, uud that the
uudersigncd has qualified as such Admin
istrator. All accounts against the said
Estate must be fited with the said
Administrator within six mouths from
the date hereof, together with proper
vouchers, duly verified, or the accounts
will be forever barred.
(Signed( YOSHIZU HONGO,
C hi. S. Smith, Attorney. -Hilo,
May 29, 1906. 31-3
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John Watt John J. Grace
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In the Circuit Court of the Fourth Circuit,
Territory of Hawaii.
At CiiAMnrtHS In Probatu.
In the matter of the Estate of BERNAR I)
DA CAMARA, Sr., deceased.
ORDER OF NOTICE OF PETITION
FOR ALLOWANCE OF FINAL
ACCOUNTS AND DISCHARGE IN
On reading and filing the petition nnd
accounts of Jose da Camara, Administra
tor of the Estate of Uemard da Camara,
Sr., deceased, wherein he asks to be al
lowed $1,251.60, and he charges himself
with f1.2s1.60. and asks that the same
may be examined and approved, and that
a final order may be made of distribution
tof the property remaining iu his hands to
tuc persons tliercto entitled, and discharg
ing mm nmi ms curettes irom all turtlier
responsibility as such Administrator.
IT IS ORDERED, that Tuesday, the
19th day of June, A. D. 1906, at (en
o'clock a. 111., before the Judge of said
Court at the court room of the said Court
at South Hllo, Island of Hawaii, be and
the same hereby is appointed as the time
and place for hearing said petition and
accounts, and that all persons interested
may then and there appear aud show
cause, if any they have, why Jhc same
should not be granted, and may present
evidence as to who arc entitled to the
said property. And that notice of this
order, lu the English language, le pub
lished iu the Hilo Tribune newspaper,
printed and published lu Hilo, fur four
successive weeks, the last publication to
be not less than two weeks previous to
the lime therein' appointed for said hear
ing. Dated at Hilo this loth day of May,
CHARLES F. PARSONS.
A. S. LK BARON GURNEY,
Seal Clerk of the Circuit Court
of the Fourth Circuit.
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