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THE DAILY BULLE
Vol. II. No. 313 .
HONOLULU, II. I., THURSDAY, MATCCII 8, 1883.
CENT8 PER MONTH.
THE DAILY BULLETIN
WALTER HILL, Proprietor.
Is published every morning niul clrcu.
luted throughout the town by carriers,
and forwarded to the other Islands by
Subscription, BO cents per Month.
G. Oaiisox Kknyok, Editor. N
All business communications to bo ml
dressed, Manager Daily Bulletin, Post
Olllce Box No. 14. Telephone 250.
Odlcp, .... queen Htrcct,
Opposite Wert's Carrlngo Factory.
J. G. Cmtvion, Manager
THE CAT IN EGYPT.
The domestic cat, so far as Egypt
is concerned, is generally supposed
to be somewhat of an upstart. In
Egypt its cultus had existed for ages
before our ancestors dreamed of
paying it that species of -worship
which at present appears to connect
it with the tutelary genius of the
hearth. We have the authority of
Herodotus for the fact that when a
cat died in an Egyptian home the
members of the bereaved family
shave off their eyebrows, and that
of Diodorus for the touching state
ment that although Egyptians have
been known to cat their fellow crea
tures during famines, no instauco of
cat eating was ever heard of. If an
Egyptian happened to find a dead
cat, says the Sicilian historian, he
was careful not to approach it closely
for fear of being suspected of its
murder. Standing at a distance he
made the sad loss known by cries of
distress. During conflagrations, ac
cording to Herodotus, the Egyptian
'spectators allow the (lames to rage
unchecked, devoting their attention
to saving the cats belonging to the
burning houses. A Roman happened
one" day to kill a cut by accident.
The melancholy event took place at
a time when the Egyptian Govern
ment was very anxious to conciliate
llomc. But iu spite of the exertions
of the King and his Ministers the
mob broke into the Roman's dwell
ings and intentionally did to him
what he had accidentally done to
the cat. Of this act of popular ven
geance Diodorus says he was a spec
tator. According to Lenormnnt the
cat does not appear on Egyptian
sculptures earlier than the twelfth
dynasty (2020 B. C), and therefore
the credit of its domestication is due
o the inhabitants of the Upper Nile.
That process, remarks Helm, must
have taken a long time, but it was
thoroughly successful in the end.
The domestic cat very xarcly deserts
civilization in favor of savage free
dom, its character offering i this
respect a strong contrast to that of
its fellow Oriental, the gypsy. How
the tame cat made its way into
Europe is uncertain, although it is
reported to have travolcd from Egypt
by way of Cyprus. The period of
its arrival, also, is shrouded in mysj
lory. It docs not nccm to have been
known iu classic limes, and llic early
centuries of our era appear to liavfl
been unaware of its existence. In
no catless a period the arrival of
Mich a benificcnt beast as that which
Jiu kept Whitington's memory green
might well be hailed with acclamation.
It is easy to believe that the progress
of the cot was raided when it had
oucc, shown itself. Silently, but
irresistibly, it seems to have sub.
jugutcd the European hearth. It U
terrible to think of how much pleas
ure as well as profit the world would
have been deprived if the cat's
career luid been cut prematurely
short. Most forttumte was it, as
Helm remarks, that Its introduction
preceded those epochs in wHloU IU
association with Idolatry might have
caused it to fall a victim to the
fanaticism of Islam or the accctic
ism of Christianity. 2c Nine
S. M. CARTER & CO.
BEG to notify their friends and the
general public of Honolulu, that
Retail Dealers in Wood,
Coal and Feed.
They will also carry on tho
General Drayage Business
Orders respectfully solicited.
Place of Business 83 King street,
THUMB HTItlCTLV CASK. !)10
TeU'pl'0'10 No- ao5' Onlcra will bo ic
t'vivca o nun nwr my vm m. w4
B. F. EHLERS & Co.,
DRY GOODS IMPORTERS,
All the latest Novelties in Fancy Goods Received by every steamer WORT STREET.
GRAND OPENING SALE.
Having completed the arrangements for the Extension of the Store, I have com.
incnccd with a SPECIAL SALE, and will sell during this week
20 Yards of Wide Calico for $1.00
"Will le Hold uL eorrcwpontliiiprly lo-v priceH.
Ladles' and Gents' furnishing goods u specialty.
E2T Ladies,-bef 01 c going elsewhere, you will do well to call at the
Establishment of .
A. M. Mellis Honolulu Clothing Emporium
104 Fori .street,
LAWRENCE & FREETH,
Plans and Estimates furnished for works
of construction. Civil Engineering &
Surveying Ofllcc, It) and 21 Merchant st,
above J. W. Robertson & Co's.
800 P. O. Box, 101. ly
G. II. ROBERTSON,
Drayman best teams
v&-(Rj Honolulu iron "Works,
-?BsgMiSte'ani engines, sugar mills, boil
ers, coolers; iron, brass and lead cast
ings; machinery of cveiy description
made to order. Particular attention paid
to ship's black smithing. Job woik exc
cutcd at. short notice. 1
Just Received jiy
200 Allen & Itobinwon.
IN GENUINE STVI.K.
the thorough cxpcricnc-
JuaJvV the pubfle to know that
'!"' lip i fnllt' nrnnnreil to
take charge of stock, and giuuantccs
to break them thoroughly on his Bunch,
and attend carefully to feeding and
doctoring hor-cs. Hcjias now in bis
charge hitch celebrated" steeds as Black
Thorn and other ihoroiighbicds, and lias
the exclusive charge of all of Mr. James
Orders left at the Pantheon Stables
or at the roommoth stables on Mr. James
Campbell'!, property at Kapiotani Park,
will meet with promptness. 203 ly
lr. lc FricM,
.(Plains) nenr Thomas'
Square. Orders sent to P. O. Box J15
will receive prompt attention.
Dr. Do Fries having listed up elegant
accommodations on tliu Plains for tho
doctoring and care of animals, is fully
preptircd' to lender satisfaction? lias
also a large pasture land and will take
general good care of homes and cattle
left in his charge. No cure no pay.
300 ly ,
A, Jtf AFT,
Dealer m Ilnwtillan Curlo<lcH.
Store In the "Hawaiian Gazette" build
44 ing, opposite the Bank.
OllHH, P, Gomseh,
BSf Hotel Street, opposite tho
Viii 3m International Hotel. Xda
HONOLULU idE MANUFACTOItY.
Inn delivered to all parts ot the
City, Shipping buppliort In (Wintltles
to suit. Tolephono, Nq, 68, Otljwi ap
Wilder & Co.'s. 18
Temperance Year Book,
rpiIEHi: will bu publlslied hero In
X January, 1883, n year book, an in
terosting and useful volume with tho
above lltlo, A handy hook of refcieneo
as well iiHa valuable book for tho house,
hold. It will bo especially devoted to
the tenipcianeo cause, unci will bo of
much uo all the year around. You will
bo solicited to swbsciibo to this book,
and can obtain further Information by
calling upon D M. CROWLEY,
280 Honolulu, II. I.
tf A nun h)d(r.tjo nf Ladies' Satin
Corsets can bo liinj fli ljp M'Im!I!)
Clothing Emporium pf A. 31. Meixis,
10i FoSH cy(, 371
&u., &c, &c.
J. IA'ON.S, L. J. IXVEY.
LYONS & LEVEY,
Auctioneers and General
Beaver Block, Queen st., - . . Honolulu.
Sales of Furniture, Slock, Heal Estate
and General Mcichandisc promptly nl-
Sole Agents for American and Euro,
pc.tn merchandise. 318
Itobcrt Lett-ore, C. J'.. Cooke.
L EWERS & COOKE,
(successors to Lowers & Dickson,)
Importers and Dealers in Lumber and all
kinds ot Building Materials, Foit street,
WILDER & CO.,
Dealers in Lumber, P.iiuts,
Oils, Nails, Salt and Building Materials
of every kind, cor. Fort and Queen sis.,
ALLEN & ROBINSON,
Dealers in Lumber and
all kinds of Building Materials, Paints
Oil", Nails, etc. 71
BROWN & PHILLIPS,
Practical PI umbel s, Gas Fitters
and Copper-smiths, No. 71 King St.,
Honolulu. fSt House aim siiipjou
Work promptly executed.
CHR. GERTZ, 1
No. 80 Foil street, Hoiiolul,JP'
Importer ami Dealer in Gent's, Ladies'
and Children's boots, bboes and Uppers.
llorso Blioelug u spoclulty
A llrsl-class man being specially engaged
for that work.
Ship and Wagon work faithfully
Shop oi) Hid Esplanade, op. Hoppor's.204
THE Hawaiian Journal, " Ko Ha
waii Pak Aina," owned and
edited by Kawainui Bros. ; has n
weekly edition of il,200 copies, and
is tho best advertising tneiUmn. Of
ftoo, No, 0 Moiolimit ut. 1
THE EVILS OP PAINTING
1 And their Itemed)'.
" It has been said with much truth,
too, that house painting might, with
study una acquirement ot tasto, resume
its rank as a liberal art." 'nififeff'
Believing tho above to bo true, A. B
KERB has now reorganized his system
of working tho business iu Honolulu.
In the first place he has secured tho ser.
vices of that celebrated artist, Mr. Max
Kniiv, fnrinrriyrif Pan Fpinrtyo, wHnsp
worl In imp Ijilu pf plain mid decoMiive
paper-hanging, frescoing, &o., is up to
the PU'scnt timo unstirnassed. and on
theso Jsliiiuls has novor been equallt'd.
For house painting Jobs llist-rlnss me
chanics only will bo employed. In
future palions can depend upon my till,
ing every oidcr on tho most scientific
basis known to tho trade.
Tho Sign Painting and Lettering de
pnitmimt will bu pounauently presided
over by Mr, Gko, Rtiiatmuykii, (further
P.S. Send for designs nf frescos for
polling nml pornleus, Something nowj
and it you want any glass put In call at
"Tiger "Pnlut Store,
217 ly 78 King Street.
TWO PKFIUKS TO LKT, pn tho sec
piuj iqtir pf tliu buUdltc occupied
Hy J. W, ltvtalUuu Uu W
C BREWER & COMPANY,
Gi:nku.vi. Mi:hcantii,i: asm
list of opricims:
P. C. Jones, Jr. . . .President & Manogcr
J. O.-Oahteii Treasurer & Secretary
llou. O. B. Bisiior. Hon. II. A. P. Cauteu
Geo. Wi Maofarlane. II. It. Macfarlane.
0. W, MACFARLANE & Co.
IMPOltTEBS, COMMISSION MElt-
Fire-Proof Building, C2 Queen street,
Honolulu. II. I.
The Wiikapu Sugar Plantation, Maul,
The Spencer Sugar Plantation, Hawaii,
The llecia Sugar Plantation, Oahu,
Huclo Sugar Mill, Maui,
Hticlo Sugar Plantation, Maui, '
Piutloa Sheep Ranch Co., Hawaii,
J. Fowler & Co. Steam Plow and Port
able Tramway Works, Leeds.
Mirrlcc, Watson & Co's Sugar Mnchin
Glasgow ami Honolulu Line of Packets.
CImik HprccUel!. VV'm. U. Irwiu.
G. IRWIN & COMPANY,
Sugar Factors and Commission
Agents, Honolulu. 1
HHaokfeld & Company,
Genctal Commission Agents,
Queen street, Honolulu. 1
AS. OLEGHORN & CO.
Importers and Commission
Merchants, dealers in General Merchan
dise, Queen and Kaahumanu sis., Hono
Theo. H. Davies ti Company,
Importers and Commission
Merchants; agents for Lloyd's and the
Liverpool Underwriters, British and
Foieign Ins. Company, and Northern
Assuiancc Company. 71
IAS & GONSALES, I
No. 67 Hotel Sticet, Honolulu,
Importers and Dealers in Dry and Fancy
Goods, Inlaid Work, Embroidery,
280 &.C, &c, &c.
JOHN T. "WATERHOUSE,
Importer and Dealer in General
Mcichandisc, Queen St., Honolulu. 1
S. GRINBAUM & CO.,
linnoi'tcrs of OfMiernl Mpr-
clmiidisoaiid Commission Merchants,
TVT S. GRINBAUM a Co.,
1JL, . Commission Merchants,
124 Califoinlii street,
1 San Francisco, Cal.
BROWN & CO..
Wholesale Wine and Spirit
Mcichnnts, No. 14 Merchant St.,
1 T. LENEHAN & CO.,
. Importers and Commission
Merchants, Nniiauu st., Honolulu. 1
S. N. Castle. J. 1J. Athcrton.
CASTLE St OOOKE,
Sliipplng and Commission
Merchants. Importers and Dealers in
General Merchandise, No. 80 King st.,
WING WO CHAN Ss CO.,
Importers and General Dealers
in English, American and Chinese Pro
visions, Plantation Tea and General
Supplies. Also, white and coloied con
tract matting, all qualities and prices.
i3r No. 23 Niiuunii Street, opnaMto
air. Along';;, si
A. G. ELLIS,'
STOCK BROKER, will buy or sell
Plantation Stock, Bonds, and
Other Miuketiible Securities,
Attlieir market value for cash.
215 Olllec with E. V. Adam. Auct'r.
WILLIAM O. SMITH,
NO. 08 Merchant Street,
Honolulu, II. i;
Sugar Plantation, Railroad,
Telephone, and other Cotporatlon Stock,
Bonds and Similar Securities Bought
aud Sold on Commission.
Monoy loaned on Btook Securities.
Honolulu, Oct. 1st, 1882. 2U
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Worker,
Plumber, Gas Fitter, &c.
Stoves and Ranges
of all kinds.
Plumbers,' btock mid metuls,
House Furnishing Goods,
7? Cliundcliersr, Lumps, &o.
V3J" Good unbleached cotton
14 yards, for only v 1,00, at (Jims
J, Fitfhol's Leading Millinery llauno
SB. MANN, B. S.,
Te.vchku ok Dhawimi
dnauuiitinoani) the sciences.
287 No. ly Fort street. lm
SARAH E. PEIROE, M. D.,
Ladies' and Children's Physician
Olllec and residence, No. 5 School street,
(between Fort and Emma).
Olliee hours 10:80 to 11:30 a. in.
210 Telephone, No. Bill.
104Jf Fort street (up stairs.)
Charges lower than mir ntlirr Hantlat.
In Honolulu, whether traveling dtntlut
or otlicrwise. Satisfaction guaranteed.
ltcsldeucc and consultation roia
at No. 2 Kukiil st., corner of Fort.
Telephone No. Hi). St) 2m
A'lTOltNEY AT LAW.
And Notary Public,
Office with the Attorney General, Allio
huii Hale, Honolulu. 312 ly
Attoiney nml Counsellor at Law.
Asenl to take acknowledgments of
Kaahumanu si., Honolulu. 301
Lawyer and Notary Public,
No. 15 Kaahumanu st.
Attorney at Law,
1 21 Merchant strett
FRANCIS M. HATCH,
Attorney at Law,
3 15 Kn.ihuuiiiuu st
TTILLIAM O. SMITH,
ttornev at Law
No. 30 Merchant street.
RICHARD F. BICKERTON,
Attorney and Counsellor at Law.
Money to lend on Mortgages of Free,
holds. Oillee, No. M Merchant st. 1
Attorner and Counsellor at Law,
NotAry Public, and Agent lor taking Acknowledgments-
of Instruments for the
Island of Oahu. No. 8 Kaahumanu st.,
ATTORNEY AT LAW'
and Notary Public. Real Estate 111 anr
part of tho Kingdom bought, sold anil
leased, oncommfsslon. Loans negotin.
ted, Legal Documents Drawn. No. 27
Merchant st. (Gazette Block), Honolulu,
Hawaiian Islands . 100
1 O. BERGER,"
General Agent for
Tho N. Y. Life Insurance Company,
The City of London Fire In. Co(limit'd
Macncale & Urban Safes,
The Celebrated Springfield Gas Machint
Gas Fixtures of Mitchell, Ynnce & Co.
ON TARY PUBLIC,
Agent to tako AcknowledgmtiiU to
AND GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT.
Olllec, In Makec's Block, corner Queen
mid Kiiiihumami streets, Honolulu. 21
J. WILLIAMS & Co.
120 Fort Street, . . Honolulu,
Portrait and Landscape
Agent lo take Acknowledgments
to, Contracts for Labor for the District
of'Kona, Island of Oahu. at the office o
the Honolulu AVater Works, foot of Nun
ami street. 183 tf
JOHN A. HASSINOER,
Agent to take Acknowledgments
to Contracts for Labor. Interior Ofllcc.
Chinese and Hawaiian Translator
and Intel preler,
No. 48 King street, Honolulu.
Translations of cither of the ubovs
languages made with aecuiaey and dis
patch, and on reasonable terms. 201)
Cooper and Ganger,
Water Tanks of any dimensions,
Cooiieiage, No, 10 Foil street, Honolulu,
Oil Casks, Shocks mid Hoop lion con.
btaully 011 hand ami for sale. 221 ly
F EVERY DESCRIPTION execut
W oil wl
itli neatness anil dlsnalih at
Daily Bum.i:ii.v Olliee, tjucen st.
1JQX Gents' Silk SiiMicuiters (some,
thing new) will he sold (lining the Holi
day's at tliu Honolulu Clothing Empori
um of A. M. Mm.i.is, 101 Fort Street. 271
46T4000 ynrdrt of Quuclieo all wool
limine!, frum ;.'," ctw. up, at L'lias. J,
Flbhvl'u Lvudiug Millnery liouso,
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