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T. JOSEPH S'fUART Isaiilhorlzci
VL to collect all accounts dud Tm
Daily Uw.i.min, on null niter this ilii't
'whose receipt for the mmo will bo sufli
- Daily Uullliin OlUcet
Honolulu, Fell. Ullli, ISS't.
-WEDNESDAY, APRIL. ,11, 1888.
THIS DAY'S DOINOS.
Oahu Lodge. No. 1 K. of I 7:30.
lttithcl Prayer fleeting, nt 7 :!10. -Fort,
$31- Chinch, Prayer hireling
at 7 :30. To bo fallowed liy u con
, St.' Andiew's Cathedral, usual
cervices, 'nt '7: 80.
' Baiid nt the Hawiinii Hotel, 7:30.
THE MAHUKONA R. R.
Last Saturday wo were shown a
sciics of 33 beautiful photographs of
the plaecs of interest on this line,
executed by Mcssi's.' William's &Co.
to the order of the Hon. S. G.
"Wilder, who will lake 'them with him
on his travels eastward. .Being
struck with the beauty of thee
photogwiphs and the many fealuies
of inteiest which the line possesses
we proceeded to glean as much in
formation as we possibly could about
it. We arc indebted for the matciial
from which the following account is
written to Mr. Williams and to air.
A. Gilfillau, the courteous conductor
of the line. '
The line is veiy nearly 2t miles in
length on account of the sinuositv of
the track, but the distance, as the
crow tlics, between the termini is
only about 1C miles. There is only
about half-a-inilc of track without a
curve in it in the whole Hue. This
will give the reader some idea of the
diiliculty of laying such a line and,
when laid, of, running trains over it.
'The following is a list of the stations
(at each of which, except the
second, 'is a sugar-mill)' and their
distance in miles from Mahukona :
Ilonoipo 5 miles
llawi (Hlnc'-i Mill) IP " '
Puchuehu (Union Mill) 12J; s"
Star Mills irJ"
Kolndrt , 18U "
Halawa 20if "
Niulii 23?.i "
Tiains leave Mahukona on the
arrival of the Likelike, and every
"Wednesday and Saturday morning
leave Niulii at 7,-arriving in Mnhu
koua nt9:30, and taking about 13
minutes between each station. On
Fiiday morning a train leaves Mahu
kona at 8 a.m. on the arrival of the
Likelike from Hilo, This gives
visitois an excellent chance to go
over the road and back, seeing its
wild and wonderful beauties, and
thoso who are of a practical turn of
mtnd may sec the workings of dif
It seems as if at least one-half of
the road was built on trestlc-woik,
there being so mauy gulches to
cross. . The rolling 6tock v consists
of 2 engines, G passenger 0030110.",'
3 flat-cnis and 33 trucks. Water is,
taken 1 hi at Star Mills Station, just
where the road overhangs a frightful
and precipitous gulch. , The line is
built on two curves here from 40 to
CO degrees. ,1C hands are employed
at Mahukona and 1 at each other
station. Mr. C. L. Wight is super-,
intendent, A. Cllfllliur) conductor,
J. Williams, br,ikcimtn, Jas. Shaw,
engineer, and Max Schlcmmcr fire
man, and all are well-known in the
distiict for'' their obliging "couitesy.
, One rcmarkablo point in connect
ion with the line is thnt no one has
been killed or even seriously injured
bitice the start. It is contemplated
to have an electric light --on the
engine, and run at flight time, and
' also ouo at -Niulii mill which it is
thought must be i'nn all night to
keep up with the yvoik.
The pictures by Messrs. Williams
& Co. show the wend and woudctful
beauties of the ride splendidly j those
who have been them giving it as their
opinion Unit better or more charac
'tciistlc views could-1 not ' have been
taken. Amongst the most striking
aie .Uioso of Makapala bridge (G3
fect clear of "the water'and standing
on 5 stages of trestle-woik,) the
watering station at Star Mills, Keau
nae gulch, Hiodio and Meier's gulch.
""Tliogicalcbt' cuno (80 tig) 011 tho
load, a bird's eye view of the 2nd
Hnwi gulch, and thc magnificent
(lcsotntion of Cape Horn.
Not far from Ilonoipo ate the
remains of nu old Hawaiian Uciati
or heathen temple well worth visiting
and nil along the road arc to be
found Oningcs, bnnanas, mangoes,
pineapples, cocoaiuits, breadfruits,
etc, in the wildest profusion. Jinny
a yisilor will recollect haying "the(
tram stopped while the boys got
down and soon 'returned witli an
armload of fruit J"or the passengers.
The Hip over "this line appears to
be thc'flnest tiip fit the islands!
Police do tr'n t .
Tuesday, April 10.
(ioothens vs. Kilauca Sugar
Co. Ilaitwcll foriihiintiff, Preston
for de'endnnts. Widcinann iiUcr
picting. (Evirlcueo was taken as to
ticatmeat experienced by plaintiff.
Half an ncro of land for vegetables,
&c, was to be given each by con
tract. These, single men waived their
right to it in consideration of the
plantation paying a cook for them.).
It is admitted by defendants thnt the
evidence in .all the cases, as to fail in e
,to pi ovule half an acre of land for
each laborer would be the same as
in the case piescntcd. Plaintiff's
counsel argues on the point and
relies on that as sulllcicnt to warrant
the Court in giving judgment for
plaintiff, not relying on the other
charges. Defendant's counsel ad
mits that in the question of the hnlf-an-ncie
of laud the contract has not
been complied with, that the law
here does, not ndtnit of a modiuoa
tion of the contract except in writ
ing, and that the plaintiffs are en
titled to be dischaiged from further
obligation under said contracts,' and
contracts must, be cancelled.
The Court after addressing defen
dants gives judgment fot plaintiff
and concels contract, costs- 2.20.
(The other 23 cases were decided
The W. II.-Meyer's passage from
San Francisco was 28 days.
The new P.M.SsS. Co.'s steamer
San Bias, a sister ship to the San
Jose, is at San FrnlioUco, 70 days
from New York, via the Straits of
Magellan. The San Jose was to
have been put on between this port
and San Francisco' A .
Yesterday the s.s. Madras arriv
cd, 2G days from Ilonkong, with 800
Chinese passengers. She, anchored
outside and hoisted the yellow flag.
She has twb bad cases of smallpox
, LOCAL & GENERAL ITEM3.
Ti:x day's mail is still on the waj.
Tin: Australia jviw delayed by
It is -said that' 1,100,000 of tbo
Loan has been taken up.
' ,-. -
A branch of the Anglo-Califor-
nian Bank is to be started heie.
.-. ? ,
Aiiout 302 Chinamen were landed
from the'Glenelg yesterday.
f ' -
Tm: Geiman man-of-war Leipsic
aniyed from Valparaiso yesterday.
She saluted on entering tho harbor.
. I. '
A manly letter 011 the leprosy
question appears in tho Weekly
Jinlleiiii of March ':2Sth, from the
Rev. S. E. Bishop.
'. t-i :
It is said that tho Government
-lmsdieen notified that further-emigration
from Portugal will not be
1 pcimitted if UicChineso nre'allowod1
Tm; Band will give a Conceit at
tho Hotel this evening at 7.30
o'clock, in- honor of the . Captain
and olllcers of the men-of-war in
V11v is it that ,thc Government
haven't enforced tlioso excellent
regulations of tho Privy Council in
regard to.tho landing of Chinese qn
these shores? v J
A vi:itY Ingenious bulletin was cx
liibitert.in.lront,of,J.aI, Oat, Jr., &
Co.'s, on Monday, lcpiescnting tho
different papeis nutl mngazines on
sale in llielr cfalabliblnncnt.
Biu.s to exclude an ovej'wjpv'ljuiiig
inllux of Chinese, such us is now
threatening us, have been bcfoio the
Legislature fioni time to time, but,,
in tho wifatjoin of hose contiolling
affairs, wero always smothered. Last
Legislature a couiiitomise wasmiiv-
cd at, by which a bill passed allow
ing male Chinese to lnud hero only
when accompanied by a piopoition
of 3 Women to every V mcfr. "It did
not, however, receive the royal as
sent. Tin: ma'd by the Australia clo'ses
at 8:30; late letters 0 :30. Steamer
leaves at 10 a. 111. ,.
Tun Boaid of Health hnvo for
bidden the lauding of any passengers
from the Madras, now or at any fu
tuic tunc. A cablegram is being
sent by the Austialia" to stop all fu-
' Wr. ' wei'o- informed frlhtcjon Mon-
day ntglit'on Very' goo'il' arttliorily
that sonic GOO Cliinamcn were' to
ba.lranshiDiicd nt San .Francisco for
ttliisplaco. ltvyili tcque the great.
est skill and firmness to properly
deal with this threatened yellow
plague. 0 i 1 4- ' t '
A Mi-.i.ANcnoi.Y accident happened
on Monday night. A little girl, be-
.twceiijS and G years of age, the
dnughterof Chan K.tt,lvas last sccii
at 3 p.m. near the Fish Market.
Yesterday morning, nt 3 o'clock,
her body was found in the water
near the King street Bridge.
It is a very poor busiucss for any
one, particularly for a member of a
learned ( ?) profession, to bo going
about town llouiishing his fists in
people's faces and threatening to
"lick" and "pound" and "punch"
and otherwise demolish those who
happen to have iucurred his dis
pleasure. Such performances arc
not only disgusting but ridiculous.
Ix view of the fact that " many
thousands Of Chinese men," without
women, are likely to arrive here
within a shoit period, yesterday's
Advertiser "deems it important"
that " that they shall be required to
enter into obligations of service with
responsible paitics, or be deemed in
jurious' to the interests, of the coun
try and.forbiddenTo enter the'eoun
trj'' Every patiiotic man will 'see
the subject in a similar, light, and
will be glad to know that "the Gov
ernment is determined to 'take this
matter in hand and to act with de
cision." Mn. Israel .Fisher announces his
retirement from the " Champagne
Cider Business," so long and so suc
cessfully conducted by him. His
son, Jacob, whoso reputation ,for
polite attention to customers is al
ready established, lias taken entire
charge and sole management of the
business. Asa matter of fact, Mr.
Fisher, Sr., has for scrotal months
past given his whole time and atten-tion-lo
cultivating and beautifying a
lovely little spot atKalihi-kai, during
which period Mr. Fisher, Jr., has
been in charge of the Cider business,
and has shown his ability to produce
a first-class beverage. Jacob guar
antees a pure, uninloxicating, re
freshing drink, and polite and
prompt attention to all ordersj'botb
large and small.
Wanted, ' '
AN OVERSEER or a man Unliable
to bo oveiseer over bullock diivcrs
or over general plantation labof-.
373 lw Apply In A. UNNA.
100 Shares C. Brewer & Co.,
At 10 umIi. .
" A.. G. ELLIS,
tmtf Stock Hipker.
OWING toput'tincMn a Now Pump,
there will bo NO IOE deliveicd
rom.tho .Aitestnn ,Ice Workq until fin
ther notice. - -
Apiil 11th, 1883.
WILL bo conducted entirely I'J' "y'
on, JACQJ1 FISHER, in future,
as I hayo tinned my attention to'ngri'
cultmo." AlPoidersMiould bu'nddresscd
to Jaeob Fisher, P. O. Box No. 1880, or
No. 13 Liliha btieet, This change dates
fiom January lt, 1883.
I take this oppoi (unity to thank the
public for their patronago hltlicito be.
btow'ed on 1110, anil solicit a continuance
of the gaino to my ton Jacob.
372 ISRAEL FISHER.
A PLOWJIANjo plow with liowes or
xx mutes. Apply to
or to II. Hackfeid is Co.
ANutoliigpnt nnd nutivg young man
with about $".'50, to buy u bhaiu in
a Cofl'uo and Groceiy biiBiucss, in n good
location, and manage it on a balaiy. 1
Thlb-ii. a genuine oiler. ' If roiMiii'iui
businets you can got full particular
fiom tho Editor of lhe'Qot.LisiiK, 371 Ut
DILLINGHAM & CO.'S .
IIowc'm Stnndnvil &cnI'H, embused by the United Stales
(5ocriiment. Scales for nil purposes. Do.'immt
Vaiehouse Scales &v., &c.
now and curefully seleolol nborlmciil of
'Oluiiielollevri, XjiwiipH, inil liiintcs'ti.
Cuiriage I.ninpsof most npproxed Atncriean patterns.
'Plows and Agricultural Impl'enta
'Die bu gest vai iely to he found '
on the Islands.
.GLOBULAR. & STUEI5T LAMPS,
HOIlSi: ULll'PEHS, ,r
' ' 'WllITE BEAl) is PAINTS
- i t i.' v v
ooiaei.uiur 101 x.veryoony a now uiscovery, '
Tlie Magnoso-Caicito Firo ..iProqf Safe's,
( ? ' '' (eVcl Cliics and Bond Case.
A n tt'4t of the lire proof tpAlillei of the lt'.igues9;Calcilc,,iiqld0Ji.tUq bftid,"'ot
near tlie City Hail, S.m FwncUco, Nov. 27th, a pile of about a cord of pitch-pine
wood was prepared, and live g.illoin of tar pouted over Itj fA small iron chest, with
a l?j Inrlt lining of Magneto u.ilultu w.n pbued in tho ccutie of the pllo nud tho
tnrt8 net lljra to. Afturhe clicjt lnd l)ecu kept at a red litat for ail hour, it was
taken from the tire, cooled with water, and opened, nnd the contents, consisting of
P'ipcia and circular-, weie found in a perfect st.uo of preservation, 'being not at all
discolored, only slightly warn), and liaviug a tfiding smellpf smoke, lit'
AYe, the itudeiyfgne 1, were present at the above test, and saw the, bp opcricd,
and we cortify to tlie norfect )iu'urvntloa ot Its contents. The entire tet wA's'per.
fedtlylwitlsfactory to usj IR Li Douoe, (of .Do.lge, Sweeney is Co.) ; O. II. L'aton,
and olliert-. . ' ' 'I
A publl'j tost ol tho quality of those good3 will ho madoat an early date,'"
Reciprocity Kelations Rather Revivifying
v Butwci n.tlic Hawaiian Islands nnd the United States, nnd
between tlie Hawaiian Islands and
J. 3ES. WIWEMAN,"
Real Estate Broker, Employment Agent and General
Business Agent, '
Office, 27 Jleiclianl btieet, -. ' Hnwaiian Gazette Bl'cibk.
Tiic only recognised 'Real Ebtatc ISrokcr in the Kingdom. (1
Lnnd nnd pioperty for sale in ail parts of Jlonolulu and tho various Islands.: i.i
Houtcsito lease and rent in Honolulu and,buburl, rj . ( ,
Rooms to lent, en,suitc or single, throughout Honolulu.
MEDICINES AND TOILET ARTICLES
25 per cenjt Cheaper at )"' ,
BALMER & THACHER'S
New Tiug" Store, ' "l"
THAN ANY' OTHER STORE 'IN TOWN. , .n . , ., ,1
843 lm .BST IT Y0TJ,B0N'T BELIEVE, if, JXTST'TRY IT.
OFFICES, upstairs, in
.1 uuuuinsr occu niea oy uie. under
:I117 tf J. Wl ROBERTSON & Co.
DR. RODGEJJS '
HAS REJIOVED his Olliceaud Rcsi
dencc to tho
Cor. of lJlotiariN anil Itcrctauia HtM.
Oi'Fici: llouiis 8 to 10 a.m.; 1 to a
331 p.m.: (S:30t9 7:!)0 p.m 3m
rpiIE undeiBigued, lias sold tho Oil
X Clothing Blanch of his business to
Messrs. M. W7 SlcClieiney .fcSbn, Nb. 42
Queen street. ' '
Thanking the public for past liberal
pationage, I would icqucst for lny'buc-
rncniB 11 flr,ntttiti. limit tt tlm inhni
Af. 11AVIS. I
Maich 28lh, 1883. ' 301 lm
. , . a
rpiIE undersigned have pui clinked
X from 3L U.ivjs his Oil Clothing
'liusiness, and solicit a continuance of
tho (,'eueious pationage lccehcd by our
31. ,W. '3IcpJIESNi:y & SON,
Honolulu, 3Iateli 2$, 1883. 3(1 1 lm
THE undersigned give notice that
theyhavo obtained a Patent for an
Impiovcd frriiaee for the Consumption
of GieenTiash, dliectly from the mill,
and pther jyet fuel, by means of intro
ducing ' current bt hot air into the lur
uacc, tin 0ugh.l19t.nir Humes,
'Till 'Patont is bnscd-uiiou a, Caveat
Hied in tho Interior Department, Oct,cl
uuiii, ipo, iimi is supcuor 10 an paienis
isHi'eU'after'Balddate. ,' -1
All persons mo warned ag,iint in
fiiuging this Patent; fault will be
(nought' against any per.son bo doing.
Full particulars may bu obtained of the
uudei signed, or of 'V. G.Irwin &Co,
Agents: P. N. MAKEE!
330 lm ' B.1IIARHIBON.
, JTusl: OieixedL !
Grocery arid House Furnishing
lit Nuuanu Rtrcct, (above Rerctnnia bt.)
HEW GOODS Imported PRESH GOODS
A-T LOW PRICES. v
Keroseno Oil' a specialty.
tSrBco liio Fnmllv Keiose'no OirCan,
w Ills lock faucet.
N.B Goods delivered fico of charge,
aud batisfnctibn guaranteed,) or goods
, ; aofly
A BUNDLE OF BANK BILLS, of
$100 and $00, numbers known. A
big reward wjll Kn paid (in returning
smmo tQ the Bvj.uatN Ofllcc. . , 308 lw
No. 03. .': '. h Hotel str.cel,
Between Nuuanu nnd Foit sticets.
fFUlE public will please take notice
JL, that I have just ppened in thq above
, pi onuses, and as 1 am a tlioiough prac
tical mechanic hi my lipo of business
having done some of the finest work at
' the Palace nnd other residences in Hono
1 lulufieccntly would thcicfpic inoat re
I, spcctfully bolicit a call from the com-
Fine upholstered work in evciy variety
l)iapcry nnd Lambieqiiiucs ofcvciy
.deseription made to, order.
Caived audipolibhedi window cornices
ncntly mndu and aiianged."
Ren.iirinif and nolislilntr l'lnnos. Mn.
'slcal Boxe, etc. '
llie hnestilMcnch and varnished pol
ibhingdqnu in thuiKiugdom, ,
Carpets, Oil-cloth and mattlnir cut aud
,lald at hUorfjiotlcc.' ,rmii
All woric guaianteed and done on the
moat leasomible terms. 301 ly
FIRE I " FIRE !- FIRE I
t Jo Arrive per barkenilne Discover.
Hnving been appointed Agent for the
Hawaiian Inlands for '
Hall's Safe and Lock Co.
1 am nnwi prepared to take oulcrs for
Flic Pioof. Fire and Riirirlnr Pioof.
Itfewulers,! Dwelling House,' nnd Bide-
Boaid bafes, Jewelry or Plato Chests,
Vault Front, Victor and Novelty Bank
Locks, &c., &e. ,
Mr. R. T. Polk, General Agent for
Hall's Safe nnd Lock Co., at present
btayixg here on his, way to Austialia,
will gladly furnish any Information ro
Wiling the ubove.bjtf(?; 98
. - MAUUEr. NOTT,
23Qyt r Beaver Block.
. .1 and Builder.'
.UUHil. . ,t . . . ipi
Honolulu Ktcam PIaning"Mills,Espla.
1 ' nade, Honolulu.,
Jlanuf.ictures all kinds of Mouldings,
Brackets. Window Framos. Blinds.
kSahlies. Dqorinml all kinds .of- Wood
woik'llnlsli.' Turnlug, Scroll and Hand
hawingi au-miuw oiiSitwjiig nud rian.
lug, Morticing and Tenanting.
Oiders promptly attended to and work
guaranteed. Orders from the other Is
To be found at G. II. Rob