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THURSDAY, 1-K15. 28, 1881.
WHAT I SAW AND HEARD IN
BY 1)AV11 GRAHAM AHKH
i'Vow 7'c licpublic.
co.iiNm:t ikom T.sn:ni.n.
gentleiutinly David Kulalmia,
whoso personal politeness lo
mi) and mine and genial and
agreeable social cuialities, as
well as friendly bearing-, 1
shall take a particular satis
faction in often recalling to
That the feandwich Islands
owe a great debt of obligation
to the American shipping
lines which have entered their
ports on their voyages to and
from Australia and China
and Japan, none can for one
moment deny or doubt. Com
merce has grown up won
derfully in this way, and
foreign trade been promoted
and established which tended
directly to the importance and
prosperity of the kingdom ;
and the excellent results, of
the creation of the mutually
valuable and desirable reci
procity treaty, the only one
of. that character heretofore
entered into by the United
States, are manifest. As the
nearest and most favored
nation, we should be kindly
and confidently regarded by
those independent islands,
nestling and sheltered under
our broad wing; and any
small request politely applied
for, in all friendliness, ought
not to be slightingly refused
in the haughty spirit of pride
and pique or denied in the
interests of vain bravado and
It is it question of present
speculation whether this ocean
country will eventually drift
in its sympathies and financial I
interests toward America or
Australia. Will the Hawaiian
Hag finally continue to wave
over the lolani Palace as it
does to-day, or will some
unexpected and vital revolu
tion in Pacific politics place
at the masthead the royal
cross or the republican stars
and stripes? The beautiful
standard of Hawaii is some
times thought to have had its
origin in a happy, peaceful
blending of thc banners of
both England and America,
for there are there to be seen
the corner cross of thc one
and the parallel stripes of the
other, harmoniously mingled.
May that choice little land
always- remain a pleasant spot
of socia ble reunion for both
of those great neutral sea
going people !
For over one hundred years that
famous conundrum, "Who struck
Hilly Patterson?" remained un
answered, though it was propounded
to thc world, and SI, 000 reward of
fered for a correct answer. Every
body asked the question, excepting
end men and circus clowns, but for
over ,i century the interrogation
point has stood out in bold relief,
and awaited a reply.
A few weeks since Thc Free JJress
announced that a Mrs. Jenny Covcrly,
of Athol, N. V., had answered the
question which was "heard round the
world," and claimed the reward.
She declared that her father, Ceorgo
Tillerton, was the culprit, but that,
frightened by his audacious blow, he
Hod the country, taking with him a
broken thumb that lie had cracked
against the pate of the burly butcher.
Mrs. Covcrly, now an inlirm old
woman, was believed to be justly
entitled to the reward, but there is
now another claimant in the Held,
and, as Billy only offered a reward
for thc discovery of thc author of
one particular blow, there must be a
mistake somewhere, and a chance
foi two lawyers to get 8500 apiece.
Brockclt & Hock's History of the
City of Alexandria (lfi(i!)-188!l), just
published, fetales that in Haltiinoro
there lived a big, burly butcher who
weighed 2 10 pounds, who could have
knocked slugger Sullivan clear out
of recollection in four rounds. Hilly
used to exercise iiis lists upon his
wife, and' this custom hiul caused
uLBiMjxa.tuntWfliaMiKiiMaanuMji a muff
liim lo have nil extensive acquaintance
ttli the police.
In the City of Richmond, on the
IslofMuy, 1852, the Medical Na
tional Convention convened, and was
in session several days. On tho niglit
of the 1th, Dr. Kol'icrt W. llnxnll
gave a champagne supper to many of
tho members, and they made a night
of it, breaking up about daylight.
The doctors made so mueli noise as
they passed along the streets Hint
Patterson, who had been indulging
in his favoiile pastime of gelling
drunk and healing his wife, rushed
up out of a basement restaurant
under the impression that the police
were coming. "With a roar like a bull,
he rushed at the medics and was
playing a. big game of ten-pins, when
Dr. Albau S. Payne, of Fauquier,
got in n beautiful left on Patterson's
right eye and a right on his chin,
"knocking him fifteen feet, and he
fell like u bullock."
This won't dol Dr. Payne's claim
is disallowed, with costs to complain
ant. That 1S."2 blow was loo late by
nearly a century. Claims, to be
valid, must ante-date 1'atlerson's
funeral, and not more than one claim
will be received from the same in
dividual. As yet, 31 vs. Covcrly has
the inside track and the best of the
A humble, worthy man, who had
befriended the Prince Consort in
early life, called to see him, and was
invited to come to the family table.
lie began to eat witli his knife, as he
had been accustomed, and the young
people smiled. Painee Albert looked
round upon them, as if to say, "Stop
that!" and at once he himself began
lo cat with his knife, and did so to
end of his meal. After dinner one
of the children asked him why he did
so. Prince Albert replied:
"It is well enough for us to observe
the etiquette of the day ; but it is far
more important to avoid insulting
people. I wanted my old friend to
enjoy his dinner, which he could not
if he had seen you laughing at him.
lie is accustomed to use his knife,
and it would lie quite dillicult for him
to use the fork instead."
This was genuine politeness. The
world would be happier and better if
there were more of it. Ex.
Sociality is the best corrective of
that serious and prolonged absorption
in business or thought or cares win cli
is so detrimental to many of our
busy people. The rest taken in soli
tude, after working hoiii's arc over,
permits the mind still to pur
1)catcn ll'ao1i- Thc casy-ch
blazing lire may bo tempting to the
weary toiler, but they do not force
his thoughts into other channels or
compel him to lay aside the train of
ideas that lias for long hours been
work in his brain. Society, on the
contrary, forbids such unwholesome
indulgence. She insists upon a total
change of mind and manner during
her short reign. She calls for vivacity,
variety, imagination if possible, wit
and humor, oi at least a cheerful in
terest in that of others. She banishes
the' accustomed seriousness of mind,
the brooding over familiar topics,
even the earnestness of strong emo
tion. For a short time all these are
forced to give way to the lighter play
of fancy, the excitement of popular
interests, and the development of
sympathy with others upon unfa
niiliai and varied subjects. Thus the
mind is refreshed and invigorated,
unused faculties are brought into
exercise, and the lost balance restored
by a gentle compulsion that no one
desires to resist. JV. V. Almanac.
If a body
Greet a body
With a knowing wink,
Should a body
Join a body
Going for a drink?
"Is this n singing doll?" asked she
of the-clerk. "Yes, mademoiselle."
"How do you make it sing?" ".Just
as you would any other young lady."
"liowis that?" "Uy pressing It."
"Oh!" JYew York Commercial
Kurnest pre-occupation of mind
retards digestion, and may even
quite annul it.
rnilE thin! asaesMiient of $1! 50 per
JL shine of the Capital Stock of (lie
Mutual Telephone- Co., is dim THIS
DAY, mid payable- at my olllte.
Tieasuior Mutual To tphoilo Co.
Honolulu, Feb. 1, ItiSl. (M2
ANYONE found on my premUes at
Mnanalua without my permission,
will he prosecuted for trespass.
O KA MICA e loaa ana maltiua o ku'ii
iiinii ma Moanalun, inc ku'ii no olo aku
tt lionpiila no oia no ke lioniohuwn.
Jan. lfitli, 188L (110 1m
GoviuiNOu's Oi'i'ici'., Hono-)
j.umj, Sept.Si, 188'J. 1
"VTOTIOK Is lieicby kIvcii that no debts
-UN contracted on behalf of the Ha
waiian band will lie recognized or paid
tuilesp ordered by tho undersigned,
JNO. O. Dominib,
Governor of Onhu.
JV. 11 AVE just icorived n veiy line
Direct from Belfast, Ireland,
OP ALLi SIZES TO SUIT,
All Sizes of Dinner Tables
NAPKINS li' MATCH!
These Linens are the Finest
liver i in potted lo this Market, and we
invite our Friends to inspect Ihem.
G. W. Macfarlane & Co
S. M. CAUTUlt. s. r. nitAIIA M
S. M. GAETEE, & 00.
Hl'.T.MI, JJkai.uks in
Coal and Feed.
to all parts of die city.
Ilcinember, S3 Kins' street,
S ISfAnd Telephone No. 187
General Insurance Company.
For Sea, River and Landtranspori ol
HAVING established an Ancncy at
Honolulu for the Hawaiian
Islands, the undersigned General Agents
aie authorized to take
Risks against the danger of thc Seas at
thc most Reasonable Rates, and on the most
P. A. SCHAEPER & Co.
Agent for the Hawaiian Islands.
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A CAM) TO THE PUBLIC.
Beg to intimate to Iiis friends and the
public geneially, that he is now pre.
pared to execute oidciv, lor
Plain suul Decorative
Painting- & Pnperliiiiiging
in the best and newest styles.
1 S."3 JTOK'X' STKEKT,
P. O Box, No. -111. 401 ly
A CIIOlCi: LOT 01'"
A Good Pasture for Horses,
A. A. MONTANO.
MR. JOSEPH TEISKA,
WHO is in our employ, has bad
several years experience in Piano
Paetorics in Germany and America ; be
is u sober, reliable man, and wo
Guarantee all of his work.
All kinds of Musical Instruments re
paired and put in perfect order.
i37 fivean & Co.
AVJLlilAMS & CO,
1!20 POUT STJtEET,
Have Secured the Services of
One of the Best Artists
Prom San Pranclsco, Ills Coloring is
Views ol tlio Volcano,
Also on Hand, Como and See Them.
ITiOlt tho Conviction of tho person or
. persons thai entered my premises
on the illli of Jan. 1881, and lobbed the
house, and destroyed heveral bags of
NO 1CA IIOl'U ANA i k.i inca a man
mea palm i helo ai ma ku'ii ulna nia ka
hit) o Ianuaii, 1884, a komn iloko o ka
Ualo a hoopoinoiu he leliiilcbii o na Eke
A i (u Ka iioionoiuna;.
dan. Pith, 1631.
TMIE regular wee,kly nieoling will bo
X held over DIAS' NEW STOKrJ.
opposite Hetliel, King btreet.
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a-wnfctnwiiftTwuutt.KMiitviirajijiiii iiimwiuii iwiiumMMmminMiiiiii'iit.
C. BREWER I GO.
Offor for Salo tho Cargo of tho
LIST OF IE1CHA1ISE,
Light Exprrm "Wagons,
Ii Toi) Carriages.
Com. Wood Chnirs,
Pine Molasses Shook",
Ire Chests, Nos, 2,!1, mid .",
Lobsters, lib tns; Beans, 31b tns
Hay Cutters, Nos. 1. 2, & 3.
Pairbank's Scales, Nos. 7,S,10& 11)4
Centrifugal Lining, 11 inch;
Comp. NaiK, IJfi, 1-11 Inch.
Manila Coulago, Assorted:
Galvani.cd Fence Staples,
FARMS BOB, 20 AND 23 GALLS,;
Sisal Rope, As'-oitcd,
Y. METAL SHEATIIIjSTG
10, 18,0,,24 and ifio..;
Hair Mattresses I
Grindstones, Itubhcr Hose,
Hide Poison, Uurbcd
Yi'iie, Rellned Iron,
ANNEALED FENCE WIRE,
Galvani.ed Seiewsand Washers.
A NEW INVOICE OP
PACE'S PRIVATE STOCK
has just i:i:n iti:ci:ivi:n
007 lm b
l'.X I.ATI: AlllUVAI.S,
T? Hsivi'ols, Afresh
A. S. CLEGIIOBN & CO.
Tin, Conner and Sheet Iron Worker,
Plumber, Gas Fitter, &e.
Stoves and Ranges
of all kinds.
Plumbers' stock and metals,
House Furnishing Goods,
7? Chandeliers, Lumps, &c.
F. HORN, Practical Confectioner,
Pastry Coolc and Baker.
No. 71 Hotel st. Telephone 74.
)A1LY BULLETIN JOB P
Dills of Lading
nwasszsm&Aii?, mit fzSrTT-K
ima&ffi&3mwr - -'--
Plain and Ornamental Printing,
Executed with neatness anil dispatch.
nnilE I'ntlr-rMjjnwl Piqulclor of the
PIOEER SIEAH GAM FACTORY
desires to inform bin patrons and the pub
lie generally that notwithstanding the
rrceiil DISASTROUS PIltE, has erected
A NEW FACTORY-and BAKERY,
On u much more EMenslvo Scale which
is now In Pui.i, OiT.itA'iiON, and which
will bo in complete working older by an
Early Arrival of now Machinery nnd
Tools; and is now again prcpiucil to
CHOICEST. PURE CANDIES
and will always have on hand his deli
cious Presh Made
VANILLA CHOCOLATE CREAMS,
HICII NUQAT IN BARS,
SUGAR ROASTED ALMONDS,
CREAM CANDIES of great variety SOFT
Guin Drops, and Gum Fruit
Of all descriptions. All those Home
Made Presh and Pure Confections, 1 tell
at r.0 cents I'EU POUND.
RICH WEDDING CAKE
Of the Finest Flavor, in all sizes always
on hand and ornamented in the
most artistic style.
MINOE 3PIDEJS !
always fre!i, as also
Home Made Mince Meat
for sale at CO cents per pound.
"Will receive per Cousnclo the balance
of my new niachlnciy of the newest dc.
signs for manufacturing all descriptions
of plain Candles; thanking the public
for preious liberal patronage and so
llciting a continuance of same.
Practical Confectioner and Pastry Cook,
'run oi.n stand. 71 Hotel street
P. O. ISox No. 75; .Telephone No. 71
COM TO LUNCH
You can olt Tin: iins-r ix town rnoM
H. -J- NOLTE,
THE BEAVER SALOON,
AVHEKE YOU MEET EVERYBODY.
A Cup of Tea or Coffee!
A.L AAl IIoiii'K,
asm 'run kinkst hiiaxds of
Figaro, Plor dc Cuba,
Coney Island, etc., etc., etc
NOLTE. NOLTE. NOLTE
King Street, (Near Castle A; Cooke's)
P. A. DIAS
Begs to inform the public generally
that he has iceeived a choice lot of
Ladies' Underwear, Stockings, Muslins,
Silks, Sat'ns, ICid Gloves, Worsted,
Kibbons, Slippers, &c, &c,
CI 1 1 IJMtE N'S DltESSES ,
Stockings, Socks, Shoes,etc,
and a line assortment of
Gents ami Boys Clothing
Hats, Boots, Shoes, etc.,
All or which will bo SOLD OIIEAPEIt
than any other store in town.
D. M. CltOWLKY. H. HAST1K.
CB0WLEY & CO.
70 King Slrect.
MANUFACTURERS OP FURUE
IMPORTED and HAWAIIAN
Elegant Coverings and Trimmings.
'HOKTClX" and "CIIAIilii:.'i: "
Not to be suipasscd In
Durability, Comfort, and Price.
Several PAEOK SETS fioin $50 upwards
Any sized House furnished
On the installment Man
Ladles Needle work mounted nnd up
holstered, lOHtnlled and covcied in best
Style AT LOWEST KATES.
Remomber : 78 King- Street
WILLIAM J. BRYSON,
And Sheet Iron Worker. Tanks
and Coolers mado to order. Particular
attention paid to Itcpair Work. Orders
left nt K. .Moore's Machine Shop, King
street, will be promptly attended to.
A PUKE, WHOLESOME. HE
According to the highest and best medi
Manufactory, : : : No. K5 Liliha St.,
P. O. Dox, 370. Telephone, 281.
ByAll orders receive prompt attention.
Yes, and we sell
-A. JL,(yv UN Hie Lovest I
and don't anybody forget it.
We sell New Bedfoid Hope, and any
retailer knows how it will bold out in
We also have tho mo4 varied assort
kept by any house this side of tho lloeky
Mountains, such as
Hemp and Manila Cordage, all sies,
Artesian 'Well Boring Ropes,
Manila Ilawscw, Wire Rope,
Cotton nnd Hemp Duck and Twine,
Galvanized Marino Html ware,
PAINTS AND OILS,
Pure Copper Sheathing, 14, 10 & 18 oz
Yellow Metal and Nails, 14 to 28 oz.
Copper Paint (Tnrr & Wonsin's)
Whale Doats, Do.tt Stocks,
Gal. Doat Nails, all kinds nnd sizes,
And 1001 other things too numerous
to mention Also, agents for
Perry Javis' Pain Miller,
Brand & Pierce's Bomb Guns anil
Bomb Lances, &r:., &c,
All of which we will sell at tho
"SflO ly A. W. Puircc & Co.
Ilorso Shoeing a specialty
A flrsl-elass man being specially engaged
for that work.
Ship and Wagon work faithfully
Shop on the Esplanade, op. Hopper's.201
California Redwood Oomp'y,
Offices, 121! George Street, Edinburgh.
California Redwood Co.,
10(1 California Rtieet, . . San Pranclsco,
Euieka, Trinidad, Humboldt Co., Onl.
'"PHIS Company is iiruparcd to contract
X for cargoes of California Redwood
lo bo shipped dlieet fioin tlieir mills at
current market prices. (
Tho Company will load ships, sent to
San Fninolfeco or Humboldt Bay, or will
furnish cargoes, cost, freight anil Insur
ance. FALKNER BELL & CO., Agents.
574 Sin Son Francisco,
ff -II" $&X&6S
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