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HpilE l NDEltsiGN'KU have fnimril ktltnu live per cent, of the ubi
-L a ivipailncrship under the linn i .. . fijiltpii.il !
iiurpoo of canying on general bank
Sue; mill exchange business at Honolulu,
and such other places in tho Hawaiian
Kingdom ns mav no decinui ntivieauio.
(Signed) CLAUS SPUECKEI.S.
Wm 0. IliWIN.
F. F. LOW.
Honolulu, Jmi. MUi, 1H.
HoTeillng to the alimc wi1 hog to ill
foiiu flic business public llisil we ni'c
prepaid! to mnkc lo,iu, discount upprov
cd notes, mul ptiicliu'.c iwchnngc ut.tlie
.best current nilos. Our arrangements
for selling exchange on the pilncip.il
points in the United Ktate, Europe,
China, Japan anil Australia aie being
made, and when pcifected, due uotiei'
will be given. Wo shall also be prcpnicil
to receive dopoMts on open account,
make co11ltiIoii, and conduct a general
banking nml cxehnnL'o busines-.
010 Uiub (signed) SPRKCKELS & Co.
1u g-nUjj ulU;Hn
Pledged to neither Sect nor Patty.
Bat established for tho benefit of all.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20, 1881.
THIS DAY'S DOINGS.
Meeting Stock Exchange, :xt 11.
Onhu Lodge, No. 1 K. of P. 7:U0.
Ikthel Prayer Meeting, at7:il0.
Fort St. Church, Prayer Meeting
St. Andrew's C'atliedral, tibiial
services, 7:30. ,
THE "LOYAL" ADVERTISER.
A more glaring, sweeping, and
untruthful libel never appeared in a
public ptint than that found in the
following extract from the Weekly
Advertiser: " The question is not
docs the lung seek political inllu
ence? but, rather does he use his
influence to strengthen the Hawaiian
party? If so why? The answer to
that question is the key to the whole
political situation. It is because the
whites set themselves against him,
speak evil of him, try to coerce him,
talk freely of the case with which he
could be "set aside" if they chose
to exert their power. It is because
so many white men despise the
brown man, and do uot even take
pains to let their contempt be hid."
Tho free and disrespectful use
which lias been made for the Sover
eign's name by newspapers and in
general talk cannot be .justified ; but
truth demands it to be said that this
is the result, not the cause, of the
"King's seeking political influence."
If the writer of the above-quoted
paragraph is not aware of this fact
lie is badly read in the last ten years'
history of this country. Among
those who were foremost in seeming
the King's election arc men who aie
also foremost in disapproving of his
seeking to influence "electors and
elected." They hold that a Sover
eign should keep himself unspotted
from politics. But to say that these
"white men despise the brown man,"
because they object, on principle, to
their Kulcr's participation in active
politics, is base calumny. Is this
the carrying out of the policy of
"conciliation" we saw announced
two or three weeks ago?
CiTo-poudence is solicited on the to .
ic? ot the day, in what may become so.
We icscivc the light to cxcNe puicly
Wo do not hold nur-,eles lesponsiblo
for tlio opinion, cspicsed by our cor
lepoudents. Ed. ,
LEPROSY IN THE SCHOOLS.
Editoii 1)i;i.i.i;tix: Exactly what
Mr. Pinker in his letter, which ap
peared in your Saturday's issue,
means to convey does not appear to
be very definite. I5y its general
tenor, however, when narrowly
scanned, I should presume that the
"late physician to the Queen of
Madagascar" intends that the weight
of his authority should bo added to
that of Dr. Fitch, in bo far as tlmt
gentleman's advocacy of tho non
scgrcgation and lenient treatment of
infection spicadcis, is concerned.
Dr. Parker thinks that there exists
an unnecessary alarm, here, as well
as in America, in regard to the con
tagion of tho disease. If he inter
prets this alarm as unneccessaiy,
according to Fitcluan or (libsoniitn
rules of political expediency, it may
be a reason, though a oery had one,
why lopeis should not bo dealt with
in subserviency to ideas of public
protection, and in accordance at
least with the general foieign senti
ment as existent "liercnndin Amer
ica." ' Mr. Parker, however, should
not fnil to consider tho fact,
that from ond single case of leprosy
imported here not move than forty
years ago, the disease has spread to
thousands, and Unit now. not less
disease, and that twelve thousand
alllicledpcrsons, according to the
statistics of the Kalawao settlement,
have already gone to "that bourne
from whence no traveler vol urns."
Neither should he forget that it lias
already started its ravage, among
foreigners. Pardon me; but the
necessity for plain talk in a matter
like this compels me to say that Mr.
Parker is either very ignorant of
facts, or lamentably absurd, when
he says: "It seems to bethought
the height of justieo to apply to a
disease a pi inciplc which, if applied
to crime, would at once cause a great
outcry." If a rcr sonavlcsiicioti
of crime attaches to any person,
the aulhoiities, whoever they might
be, would be rightly esteemed dere
lict in their duly, should they fail to
bring that person before a competent
tribunal to weigh the case and decide
according to the evidence, lias more
than this been asked by any one
here in the matter of leper suspects ?
Were we guided jn our opinions by
the utterances of Mr. Fitch, whom
this Government has seen lit to con
tinue in, so important an ofllec as
that of general medical supervisor
of lepers, we have a right to suspect
nearly every native, and many for
eigners, as having: the disease. Of
the natives, he says in his Kcport to
the Legislature of 1882, "practi
cally all have the disease" that is,
syphilis, and that 7and leprosy, are
What sign of unnecessary fear, or
what "semblance of panic has been
exhibited here by foreigners, beyond
the fact that a few have quietly left
the country whom rumor credits as
having done so to avoid the possibi
lity of contagion to themselves and
their families. Is it unnecessary
fear ; is it panic, when teachers in a
quiet and unostentatious manner,
ask (not demand) that scholars
should be examined? And so with
parents who have it on Hip. most
irrefragable authority that leprosy
does exist in nearly all, if not in all,
the Public Schools to which they
send their children. Can they be
accused of panic because they ask
for a medical examination, and the
removal of dangerous scholars a
thing which, if the Board of Educa
tion did half its duty, would have
long since been attended to without
even a request from either teachers
or parents.. Mr. Parker knows, or
should know, that his crime simile
is the very opposite of what he al
leges, that it would be far more
fair to put it thus: That many
lepers, long since recorniztd us
such, arc allowed their liberty to
day. The injustice is, not to the
leper; but to the healthy commu
nity . What, I ask, would be thought
of the Executive if it should stub
bornly refuse to separate criminals
that had been regularly tried and
adjudged guilty befoie a competent
tribunal? Such treatment is exactly
what lepers arc receiving here.
Mr. Gibson's own words, in the
Nuhou of 188JJ, were: "Leave not
a leper loose in the land." Had he
acted up to them, the writer of this,
as will as others in the community,
could have forgiven him many of his
other faults. Osi; Coxcr.itxm).
QUEEN VICTORIA, NO POLITICIAN.
Kniron 1U'i.u:tin: An article in
one of your contemporaries the
Weekly AJvcrtiscr in reply to
something that had previously ap
peared in tho (,'ur.cUc, contains, in
my opinion, a great deal of truth ;
but it is not all truth. I would now
lefcr parlicuhuly to one statement:
of Queen Victoria it is said, "she.
and every other monarch of England
have been among the most active
politicians in their country." I
don't believe this; that is, 1 don't
believe it to bo true. I don't think
any one who is acquainted with the'
workings of political matters in
England believes it. Some English
nionarchs "have been among the
most active politicians in their coun
try," and their political activity
made them unpopular among their
people. Hut Queen Victoria is not
one of those nionarchs. In no part
of her long reign has she been an
active politician ; but from tho very
beginning of her sovereignty has
carefully avoided mixing in politics,
To this fact is largely due very
largely the loyally and devotion of
her subjects, unparalleled in the his
tory of the British Empire. Queen
Victoria "reigns but not rules." It
is not denied that she has always
taken a deep interest in the politics
of her empire, but in no sense has
she over been an active politician. (
tlt.siay, i'i:n. IDtii 1881.
Dick-, drunkenness, forfeited it 60
'Kianiani, samjc offence, lined So,
Tick, same offence, forfeited SO.
Akina and Ah Hong, assault and
battery, each forfeited a SO bail.
Chas. Mollcno and Malika, dis
turbing the quiet of the night, re
manded to 20th Inst.
Awa and Ah Sam, affray, fined
S7 and $f respectively. Costs SI. .10
Ah Chow, Lcotig Tong and Sam
Chuck Sin were charged with burg
lary at the store and dwelling house,
of Mr. L. Ahlo on Nuuanit Street,
with felonious intent. Mr. .7. M.
Davidson appeared for Ah Chow
and Mr. John Kusscll for Lcong
Long. Eight witnesses for the pro
secution wcic examined.
Mr. J. M. Davidson moved that
Ah Chow be discharged on the
grounds that there was not sulllcient
evidence to show that he bad been
connected with the house-breaking,
that there was no evidence to prove
that the articles in liis possesion
were of any specific value, and that
there had been no identification of
the goods in question by the parties
Mr. J. IIusscll moved for the dis
charge of Lcong Tong on the same
grounds, except the second.
The motions were overruled and
defendants committed to trial at the
next term of the Supreme Court.
Bail was fixed at 81,000 each.
Sam Chuck Sin, charged with
having opium in his possession, plea
ded guilty and was sentenced to a
month's imprisonment at hard labor
and to pay a fine of $50.
Lahaina, -a horse thief, was found
guilty and sentenced to eighteen
months hard labor.
A MACK ltBTUIKVElt DOG,
answeisto the name of Cuiley.
The Under will bo ruwaided on letuin
ing the dog to
(ill lw CIAKHNCK MACFAltlANK.
ASU1TABLK giownfiiil or Woman
to delight House work, or t'ike
caie of a child in a small family. Ex
cellent home mid fair wages Apply at
once to J. 13. WISILMAX,
ill lw Grn'l Ilusinoss Agenl
ONi: SIDi: ot that beautiful Olllec
now occupied entire by J. K.
Wiseman in the Campbell Mock, Mor
chant street, with select office Furnitiiie.
Apply to .1 . 13. WISEMAN,
till If GeneialMisiness Agent.
FOR IIILO DIHECT.
The Clipper Schooner
Meisson, - - - .Master,
Will run reguhuly between Honolulu,
and llilo. For freight or passage apply
to the Captain on liu.ud, or to the
l'ACinc Navio.viion Co.,
(ill ilni Cor. Nuiiaiiu it Queen sis.
Honolulu Sailors' Home.
A MEETING of thu Honolulu Sailors'
Homo Society will bo held THIS
DAY, Wednesday, at 11 a.m. at (ho office.
A f.ill iitleiidiui'co is iciiuesteil.
The object of the meeting will be to
hear the report of the Commiltco to
whom was cnti listed the woik of repairs.
The following U a list of the Trustees:
S. N. Castle, a. (1. AVIldcr, J. II. I'aty,
O. M. Cooke, S. I!. Dole, F. A. Sehaefer,
0. 11. Mshoi), P. C. Jones Jr., A. Fuller,
.1. T. Walcriiouso Jr., .). 11. Atherlon. W
Uabcook, W. W. J lull, S. O. Damon, 11.
F. Dillingham, A. S. Cleghorn. Henry
May, II. F. Glndu. OH It
Mil. CHAS. FUHNI3AUX will give
free instruction in fiee hand mil.
line drawing at tho Y. M. C. A. Hall, to
Mechanics only, on Saturday Kvctiugs
from 7 to 8 i m. Tho couri-o will open
December 8th, and will consist of twelve
JIiMvaiimi ttoll Telephone 4Jo.
AT the Meeting of Stockholdeis of
this Company, held on Thursday,
Fobiunry l-lth, tho following officer
weio elected for tho ensuing year.
E. V. Adams, li eshlent
Godfrey Ilrow n, Vice-President
.1. F. Mowi Sicietnry & Treasurer
Cecil Hi own, Auditor
(signed) .1. F. 11HOWN,
010 lw b Secretary.
DUHING my iib.uico Mr. J. llyinau
will act for mo inidei power of
attorney In all matteis of business; all
bills against nic will lm paid by him,
and all accounts due mo arc to bo paid
to him. ,
GU8 2w E. PEOK,
REDUCTION IN L'KICtiU.
Troaloaii & Atwafcor.
Tailors and Clothiers,
Full! iV- HOTM. SlS
begs to Inform the public
that lie lias iustrerelvul per
" Mariposa " a large assortment of
Ladies', Missen' and Children's
SHOES AND SLIPPERS,
A1-o, Glen's Hoots and Shoes, all of
which are of the finest quality, and will
At lln I. invest iiiihsllili' ii-lc'H.
Ring up Telephone No. 202.
IF YOU WANT a Cheap Job done to
nuy part of the City or Suburbs.
Nixt to Hammer' Harness Shop.
C02 :)m li
Mo. 96, King Street,
Telephone, No. 130
HAVING IIOITGIIT out the business
ot Y. II. Wilkinson, the under
signed it piuparod to carry on a general
Express 15usiiu'; and hopes by pioinpt
iiess and dispatch to merit a lair share
of the public patronage.
WENNER & Co.,
llae on hand Now Foieign and
Home M'ide Jewelry,
Watches, Bracelets, Necklets,
Pins, Lockets, Clocks.
And Ornaments of nil kinds
Silver and Gold Plate,
Elegant Tea Sets--in Solid Silver
Suitable for VicFcntation.
NATIVE JBWELHY A SPECIALTY
Repairing and mending in all
The Bole Aycnlfor Jung's
CELEBRATED EYE PRESERVERS.
GEO. E. SHERMAN.
No. -13 1Ci.no Stuki.t.
Trees and Saddles of nil kinds made to
older and lepaiiing Harness, etc., done
in snort notice. All onleis piomptly at
TO BUTCHERS, GRAZIERS
and all whom it may concern.
rr-sa-r 'Die linileisigued linvii
fd'h'jtSSMmadc alterations, additioi
'Zi-ijyVand improvements in his
Ik it h I llilllllMHIl
The lindeisigiied having
is now prepared to give
The Highest Cash Value
for any iiuaiitily of
And will furnish containers for tho same
free of cost to inly one who may desiie.
TWOS. W. KAWIjTXN,
Honolulu Soap Woiks.
Ollico in Uriel; Building,
Khightieet, Leleo. -18!5 ly
kerosene Oil !
KEROSENE OIL !
Jii1iie mul Vuloim JlrniKlH.
Ex " Spin Inn " and " Heniy .lamed,''
rpilESE Favoiito Oils, equal to, if not
X Superior to any In this .Market.
For Salo at Lowest Rates
Either Wholesale or Itetail, by
CiuiiUi & Cooke,
r72!lin And Other Dcnleis.
. FOR SALE,
A Lot of Land
300 ft. wido by 300 ft. deep,
Situated on inalsai side of lterclanla
Sliect, near the residence of Mr. Wonir
Qui. Water laid on
STABLE AND OUT-BUILDINGS
ALSO ON Till: l'liUMlFi:S.
Trees and Flowers nro now planted and
Grounds nro well laid out.
!' tf g OHULAN & CO.
OP every description executed with
neatnesiaud dispatch at the Daily
Boots, Stas supra.
ml a a Hi
DILLINGHAM & CO.'S
:OUR OWN PATENTS :-
llicaktug Plows, lllcu Flows 5 to lit Inch, Cullhnlois and Horn; Hnnoiui,
BUCKEYE MO WEES
A veiy complete Assortment
Magnoso Oalcite Fire Proof Safes, abso
lutely fire proof
HARKNESS FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
NEW DESIGNS IN SILVER PLATED -WAKE.
Who Cloth, Wire Netting, Woo Cloth, Mid Cages,
Mac); and Fencing Who, Pumps, Windmills, Tanks ,
Hydrauciic Rams, Skidgate Oil in Five Gallon Tins.
ICeroFiene and Lubii ruling Oils a specialty. A good Stock on hand, and to aulve.
Calf and examine our 2Tew Goods.
DILLINGHAM & CO.
A. M. MELLTS
has just received a new lot of
READY P0R FURNISHING- HOUSES.
Lambrequins, Cornices and Picture Frames
or uvr.iiY dkscwi'tion madi: to oitm:n.
1 05 & 107 FoiL Street, Honolulu, II. J.
ES1" Island Orders will icceivc Fiompt and Careful Attention. COO "in b
Pioneer Carriage Manufactory,
75, 77 and 81
rs for Whccl-vchieles of every description filled with promptness and
dUpalch. First-class Mechanics employed all the year round.
V&- FIXE CARRIAGE WORK A SPECIALTY. -n
Nolhinir too hot or too heavy for us. TKAM CARS, OMNI1JUSSE3, l'LANTA
TION WAGONS, JIULK & OX CAltTS, made to oider, alteicd or repahed.
Our Horse Shoeing' Department
Is under the supervision of n practical man a mechanic second to noi e. "We
have no use for honking scalds or rot tubs. All work guaranteed.
5-Clmrges moderate. WHITMAN & WKKJHT,
1G8 ly 7fl. 77 and 81 King Street.
FINE TURN OVER
FOIl SALE CHEAP ninnu racturi.il
Ho. 70, Queon Street.
TO LOAN in bum 3 to suit.
or paiticulaii', apply to
VK " -MAltlrOSA "
A Full Assortment
American Groceries !
2 in A.S. CLEGIIOltN&CO.
Grocery and Feed Store.
WOLFE & EOWA11DS, corner of
V I King and Nuiuinu streets.
Vri'th (Jiuceiies by every steamer. Or.
der.s Milioited, and goods dellveicd in
any pint of Uiocily. 501 (lm b
'SMIK legulnr weekly meeting will bo
I held over D1AS' NEW STORE,
opposite llcthel, Kintr Sticet.
rpilE third assessment of 2.D0'ncr
X share of the Capital Stock of the
Mutual Telephone Co., Is duo THIS
DAY, and payable nt my olllro.
Trcasuier Mutual Telephone Co.
Honolulu, Feb. 1,1881. 033
77 and 81
Office Sup't "Water "Works,
Honolulu, July :(, 1882.
ALL persons having "Water Privileges
nro notified that their "Water Hates
arc payable semi-annually, in advance,
at tho ollico of the Superintendent of
Water "Works, foot of Nuuiinu street,
upon the 1st day of January and July of
each year. CIIAS. B. WILSON,
, . Sun'tAUter "Works
S. K. Kaat. Minister of Interior. 204
GovnilKOH'H OwiCir, Ho.NO- )
i.m.u, Sept. 21, 188U. j"
"VTOTICE is hciebygiven that no debts
x contracied on behalf of tlio Jin
viaiiun band will bo recognized or paid
unless oidercd by the underlgneil.
Jko. O. Domi.nis,
Governor of Oahu.
ANY ONE found on my piemlses at
Moanalua without my permission,
will bo piosecuted for trespass.
O KA JIEA i) loan aim malumi o ku'u
nlua ma JIoiiiuiluu, mu ku'u no olo aku
e hoopiiiu no oia no ke komoliowa.
Jan. lnth. 1881. Qq im
ALL BILLS duo to the Undersigned
up to Sept. aoth, 188!!, if not set.
tied on or before Febiuniv 1st, will bo
placed in tho hands of a Collector.
"Pa lm W. E. FOSTEH. '
I "WILL NOi' ho responsible for any
debts contracted in my naino after
this date, without my written order.
Honolulu, Jan. 81, 1881. 017 !lw
LOST on Saturday night on Hotel st.
A double English Traveling Hug,
n dyed sheenskin foot rug, and an em.
broldered dust-wrap. Tho above re.
ward will bo paid on returning biuiio to
400 G. W. MAOFAltLANE & Co
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