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FRIDAY, AUG. 2i, 1883.
THIS DAY'S DOINGS.
Ladies' Prayer Meeting, Fort St.
Church, at Ji o'clock.
Social at Mibs Bieozo's, :30.
Imp. Order of lied Men, at 7:30.
Morning Star Lodge, K. of J. 7 :30.
GOK1tf BY A ItUIX.
ITeaviiil TCii juLi'ie?
About 11 o'clock yesterday morn
ing two young men, one a foreigner,
the other a Portuguese, about twenty
one years of age employed at Judge
JlcCully's milk-ranch were badly in
jured by his imported llolstcin Hull.
The foreigner says that the bull has
injured two others before, being of
a bad disposition. He acknowledges
that he was in fault for he had un
tied it, and was feeding it with water
melon rinds and teasing it when it
rushed at him. He haw its move
ment and started to run but fell. It
quickly came up and tossed him two
or three times and gored him. He
has three of his riizht ribs broken at
the side so that they have pierced
the right lung through and pioduced
emphysema or the letting out of the
air contained m the lungs so that
it enters between the lungs and the
ribs. The bull's horn also entered his
left groin tearing through the ab
dominal muscles and entering the
peritoneal lining of the bowels.
The bull afterwards made for the
Portuguese jamming him with its head
against a tree and bruising him
badly so that it is feared his lower
limbs are paralyzed.
Dr. J. S. McGrew was promptly
telephoned for and he and his son
Dr. II. G. McGrew went out and
attended to the sufferers. The
foreigner has some pluck and may
pull through .but the Portuguese
seems to have no stamina.
This is the worst accident of the
kind we have had for years in Hono
lulu. Their names are Martin Ilarkman
and Theodore Perez.
THE DIFFERENT TRADES-THE COW
YARD AND THE JAPAN SEA
All along the btrects in the Chinese
quarters and little stores containing
tradesmen of every imaginable kind.
Each store as n rule consists of but
one room m which two, three, and
sometimes more men are working.
Their wood carving is particularly
well worth seeing it being all done
by hand and with great precision
and neatness ; one man was working
at a large sign-board in Chinese cha
racters, another was working at the
iincst ornamental carving with ease
and rapidity, and a third was making
business stamps, that are so gene
rally used, both in Chinese and Eng
The next place we entered was a
jeweller's where two men were busi
ly occupied in making rings, one
.hammering and rolling the gold and
the other engraving. In the window
vrero some figures in gold of dragons
and deities, which, though not
handsome in appearance to the
European eye, arc undoubtedly
works of great labor and &kill.
Thcu was a basket maker seen busily
making a large clothes basket, his
little room being filled with his wares
in every conceivable shape and size ;
cofiiiis too of all descriptions, long
and short, nariow and wide to suit
the size of the customer. There does
not seem to be much business doing
in eofllns as there was only the one
store and there was no rush of cus
tomers John evidently wants ano
ther small-pox epidemic to make this
business a remunerative one. There
arc bootmakers, tailors, workers in
tin, innumerable fruit stores and
many dry goods stores, in nil of
which the men work on guietly and
busily seldom lookiug up at any
chance-passer by or allowing them
selves to be disturbed by out&iilc oc
currences. Tin: cow YAitb and thi: .tavan h:a
are the names of two portions of
China Town whcic the Chinamen
chiclly live. The houses, some tenan
ted by natives, arc packed closely
together aud all have the same
appearance, unclean, untidy and un
painted. At a few of the doors Chi
nese women were standing, their
children playing out on the roads,
but as a rule the places aic occupied
entirely by the men, except in a few
instances where some native girl has
cast in her lot with the stranger to
her shores, and they btand lazily in
the doorways or sit on the ground
smoking their cigarettes or long pipes
filled with the lightest kind of Tur
kish tobacco. Many of them, sit
ting in their rooms or under the ver
andahs, were playing at dominoes
but no money was to be seen lying
on the tables. They played on undis
turbed as this seems to be their fa
vorite and almost only amusement if
we except shooting, for John is a
great habitue of the shooting gnl
lcrics where six shots can be had for
ten cents, but no prizes arc offered
if one hits the bull's-eye as is the
case in the galleries patronised 'by
the inhabitants of other lauds.
was something new to us. In a
large and airy room at the back of
a building on Beretani.i St. were
four men stripped to the waist and
all cleaning rice. One was sifting
the paddy with a fine sieve through
which heaps of dust fell to the floor.
The other three were standing in a
row on three sliding platforms on
which they were constantly moving
backwards aud forwards, in a never
ending motion. It reminded' us of
old treadmill days but here they
worked harder and the perspiration
poured off their bodies on to the
platforms. The effect of their per
petual motion was to keep a large
wooden hommer rising and falling at
regular iutervals on to the rice which
was in a circular box or container
placed below the level of the floor.
The force with which lints hammer
falls is considerable as it needs must
be to effect such a change in the
colour and cleanliness of the paddy,
its constant and regular motion, its
falling without crushing the rice, the
machine like motion of the men, and
the silence broken only by regular
beat of the hammers makes the
whole scene one of great interest.
"Wednesday, Aug. 22 Drunks;
Pailaka, forfeited SG bail; N. Dunn
and J. Young, fined 5, 'and $1
costs ; A. G. Ellis, crossing Waika
halulu bridge faster than a walk,
fined $5, and SI costs ; Alice, violat
ing Express Regulation G and 24,
forfeited bail $12; Kcaweamahi,
assault and battery, fined S3, and
S3.50 costs; Achuck and Ahook,
remanded from 17th, re-remanded
to 28th ; M. Carrol and II. Braid
wood, remanded from 21st, found
not guilty, and discharged; Ah
Chim and Ah You-, remnnded from
20th, re-remanded to 23rd ; Lo Lam
and Ah Mail, remanded from 21st,
Lolam, being the proprietor was
fined $100, and sentenced to 3
months' imprisonment at hard
labour ; Ah Mau, fined $50, and 3
months' also, costs 81.10; Lo Lam,
noted and appeal to the Intermediary
Court ; Tom. Mason, Maiola, Kaina,
Kimo, Kimeona, Keoni Pihi, S. Ka
lua, D. Peter, A. Fernandez, S.
Apiki, and J. Harris, remanded from
21st; Pihi, Apiki, Kaltia, Peter,
and Kimo, were discharged; T.
Mason, one months' imprisonment
at hard labour, Maiola, 20 days,
Kimeona and Kaina, -18 hours each,
J. Harris and A. Fernandez, 21
hours each. J. Harris, noted an
appeal to tho Intermediary Court.
Thursday, Aug. 23 Drunks ; Ka
ohimaunu, and Mokulehua, forfeited
SO bail each; J. Gleason, assault
and battery, fined $5 and $1 costs;
G. Ilarrigaii, disorderly conduct sen
tenced to 4 horns imprisonment at
hard labour and 81 costs; ICapela,
malicious mischief by bieakiii" a
verandah at Waikiki, fined 8 10 "and
83.50 costs; Ah Chin, am Ahyou,
remanded from 22nd, re-rcmanded
Parson (cateciiising)-lAiiid what
is your duty toward your neighbor?
Sharp Boy To keep an eve on 'im,
The sehr AVnioli will lie hove down
to-day for rcpnlrs.
Schr Waioll bro't DG0 bg-i of sugar.
Schr Marlon bio't 1505 bgs of sugar.
Schr iMtilolo bi ought :I51 bags sugar.
Stmr Mokolii biought fioo bags rice
iintl 1C0 bags of rice.
LOCAL & CENERAL NEWS
Tiik weather at ICancoho Is lino.
Vi:sii:kuay Mr. Cru..iu was In town
looking flrst-clnss fiom his country Hie.
A rumoured stabbing nffr.iy occupied
people's attention on Wednesday night.
Nothing could bo learned of it however.
Tin: funeral of the late G. C. Siders
look place yesteiduy from the Queen's
Hospital at 4 p. in. to the Kiuiauu
At a late hour lust night the old dcuf
and dumb woman who was run over oil
Salmdny morning by tin expicss, was
repoitcd to bo in ti dying condition.
The nppearanco of the Post Office
Bulletin Hoard is now enhanced by the
addition of handsome advertisement
cards, printed in colors. The printing
was done at this ofllce.
It Is reported that the best and most
i expectable of. our Chinese merchants
intend to petition for the suppression of
the Chinese Theatie and the cancelling
of its licence.
Ox 'Wednesday evening express
carriage No. 02 containing two gentle
men and the driver turned the corner
of Punchbowl and Queen street too
short and capsized. The carriago was
slightly damaged but no.ono was hurt.
Johan Kroner, an inoffensive German
who has been kept at the Asylum for
some time past, was released yesterday
by order of Dr. Hagan. lie is not en
tirely cured, but ho is entirely haimlcss,
and it is thought he will do better at
About 0 p.m. yesterday, Mr. E. Wil
liams saw the roof of the engine-room
on lire. He at once notified Mr. Hardee
and with the assistance of the neigh
bors it was soon extinguished. A iow
of shingles was burnt. No other dam
age was done.
YUSTKKMAY HOlllC butUltiful rOaCS of
various varieties', Hybrid Perpetual,
China, Tea, and other kinds, were to be'
seen in Mr. C. p. Borger'a ofllce on
Merchant streef. .They weie grown on
his grounds on the plain. and showed
the capability of the Islands for produc
ing lovely roses.
The share holders of the Mutual Tele
phone Company met ycsl ci day uftcrnoon
at ! o'clock in the Armoiy as announced.
About 80 pei sons weie picsent reprc.
senting in themselves and by proxy
about 2000 hhaics. Mi. II. Watcrhousc
was in Hie chair. Tim Chaitcr and
Byelaws were adopted v. itlmul discus
sion and the following neiulc nun were
elected as ollleeis: Prc-idcnt, Hon. II. A.
Widemann; Vice-President, If. "Water
house; Directors, J. Hopper, W.' G. Ir
win, J. II. Paty, A. Jaeger, and A. J.
Cart wri glit. The dircctois choose n
Secretary and Treasurer from among
their own number. The President and
Vice-President arc directors cv officio.
Lvtuly several successful raids on
opium-sinokcrs have been made by
Captain Mehrtens. It has been sug
gested to us that operations might be
profitably commenced on the Chinese
Theatre. Not only an opium den, but a
gambling-den will be found if tho
frequent mention madeof these places
ly Chinese are any indication of their
existence. Other thiugs, too, happen
in that Paradise which the proprietors
would like to keep dark. If the police
men were to alter his altire to Miit such
a secret pursuit ho can without trouble
sco "tan" andvother games played in the
fashion of that country whence the com
A New York plumber has died
from overwork. It is suspected that
he attempted to make out a dozen
bills in one week.
HERR OAND1DAT P. RICHTER,
tins Lihue, wlrd Bnnutug, den 20.
August, Vor mlttags 10 Uhr, eincn Got
tcsdienst in meinem Hausc, Judd Street
13, nbhalten und Jade ich die hier an
wesenden Deutschen zur Botlieiligung
tin demselbcu ein.
487 !Jt II. F. GLADE.
BEST QUALITY FOR SALE
At Lowest Prices, by
LOVEJOY & Co.,
467 lw 8 and 10 Merchunt st.
Be Delivered for a, few clays
Honolulu Tee Works.
DILLINGHAM & CO.'S
BULLETIN OF NEW GOODS!
JUST KKGJBIVED, INVOICES OX
HARKNESS FIRE EXTINGUISHERS !
Guaranteed to put out twice as large a llto in half tho time of any other machine.
It does not get out of order, and is always ready for use.
Evciy residence, Sugar Mill and Stoic should have one.
Magneso-Calcite Fire Proof Safes & Boxes
Absolutely lire-proof. ',
With largci percentage of inside space than any other safe-Wu are Sole
AllKNTS VOli THE AllOVE.
NEW DESIGNS IN SILVER PLATED WARE.
"Wire Cloth, Wire Netting, Rice Cloth, Bird Cages,
Barb Fencing Wire, Pumps, Wimlwills, Tanfis".
Kerosene and Libricating Oils a specialty. A good stock on hand and.to arrive.
Call and examine our JSTeiu Goods.
DILLINJ3-HAM & C6.
GJIAND DISPLAY OF
FANCY AND DRY GOOD'S
A. M. Mollis', 104 Fort Street.
NOW READY TO SHOW
the public tho Finest and Best Selected
Stock ever exhibited in this Kingdom,
at astonishingly Low Pi ices. Read the
following, call and be convinced..
For want of space I quote but few of
the One Thousand Bargains now on
Pure Silk Moires, all shades $l CO
T w0 :. s oo
Pure Brocades, leading shades 0 GO
wot th i 25
Fine Satins i 0o
Fine Figured Sateens o 50
worth o 75
Calico choice patterns, lo yards for 1 00
Tremendous Bargains in
Hosiery and Underwear.
Real Lisle Thread Hose, all shades 0 50
Bal. Hose, silk clokged, f. f o 35
Fancy col. hose, fiom o 15
Ladies' Embr. Chemise i o 50
L idles skirts, with rullles & tucks 1 00
Ladies night gowns, good quality. 1 00
A'iho, an immense assortment of Lace
Goods, Fichus, Gloves, Mitts, &c.
A NEW PROCLAMATION
itca.1 Ewttite JBx-olceir,
OuhLohi House -Oi'oliei-,
Employment fl-eut, aud
Oenoral BuiUe Aceut.
Olllec, 21 Merchantastreet, - . . Hawaiian Gazette Block.
Powerof Attorney from mcliantt l
paitmeut a great source of convenience. """unity mil flnd'this de.
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Land and property for sale in all parts of Honolulu and the various Islands
Houses to lease and rent in Honolulu and suburbs. "lands.
Rooms to rent, en suite or single, throughout Honolulu
Books and Accounts kept. Bills collected. Legal naDeis nf ,. i .
drawn Agent for Vickery's Monthly Fireside MagS i'd"00
18 Chromos; subscription l.i5 per year. Agfnt for tlie Best 5f.
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ESrChargcs always moderate. ' ira-Tni
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For the 1 ,000,000,
ALL COLOJRS -A-INX SIZES,
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I jkJh! A
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- ...., uS6iCt wagons, &c.f &cBI,
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Having the i.kst mechanics I am enabled to do worlCH01I1tl0ni
Cheaper and better than any other firm in thin citv
.New work and Repairing done with complete satisfaction, or charge nitdc
IN GENT'S GOODS
1 have a full line of
Fine unlaundcred skirts ,'ii no
bine percale shirts from ;i oo
I mc undershirts, from o-2R
?"' i$ hose from '. J JJ
Fancy imif hose,1 full finisl ."from.. 0 35
S suspenders', from 7.. 2 0
F no Bycicle shirts, from. . i no
mn Q-'ii a lins suits' fro'n 1 75
Fine Silk Alpaca Coats . . . . r . qm
Drill suits, for painters......:.:::: f g
A full assortment of Ties, Scarfs,
A NEW ADDITION I
' pSi"0 acWcd t0'my rataMishmcat
a FIRS t1 CLASS MILLINER, just ar
nved from the Coast, who will trim
hats to older, and also wait upon the
wants of my customers in the Ladies
HAS JUST REOrcnnrcn
Supply of New Goods,
oai iron, Oak, Ash, Spokes, Kims,
dloes, Hubs Shafts, &e, of the best quality,
SO (1 at till) Inwnut .,.,. 1 Jt
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