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ft My Bulletin
Can bo had from
;J. M. Oatjr &Go.,
Stationers &. News Dealers,
H o'clock ovcry Afternoon
THE UNDERSIGNED lmvc formed
a copartnership under the Arm
name of " SPRECKELS & Co." for the
purpose of carrying on a general bank
Fug and exchange business at Honolulu,
and such other places in the Hawaiian
Kingdom as may bo deemed advisable"
(Signed) GLAUS SPRECKELS.
" Win, Q. IllWIN.
" F. F. LOW.
Honolulu, Jan. 1 Uli, 1884.
Referring to tho abovo we beg to in.
form tho business public that we are
prepared to mako loans, discount npprov
ed notes, and purchase exchange" at the
best current rates. Our arrangements
for selling exchange on the principal
points in the United Stitcs, Europe,
China, Japan and Australia arc being
made, and when perfected, due notice
will bo given. We shall also be prepared
to receive deposits oh open ncconnt,
make collections, and conduct a general
banking and exchange business.
010 3mb (signed) SPRECKELS & Co.
BISHOP & Co., BANKERS,
Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands.
Draw Exchange on the
Bunlv oV Oiilil'oriiiii, S?. IT.
And their agents in
NEW YORK, BOSTON, HONG KONG.
Messrs. N. 31. Rothschild &Son, London.
The Commercial Bank Co., of Sydney,
The Commeicial Bank Co., of Sjdnoy,
The Bank of New Zealand: Auckland,
Christchurch, and Wellington.
The Bank of British Columbia,. Vic
toria, B. C. and Portland, Or.
Transact a General Banking Business.
GC9 ly b
Pledged to neither Scot nor Party.
Bat established for the benefit of all.
WEDNESDAY, .APRIL 9, 1884.
THIS EVENING'S DOINGS.
Oahu Lodge, No. 1 K. of P. 7:30.
Bethel Prayer Meeting, at 7 :30.
Fort St. Church, Prayer Meeting
St. Andrew's Cathedral, usual
Continuation of Credit Sale at
P. Adams', at 10.
Mutual Telephone Co., 10.
Stockholders Brewer & Co., 10.
THE HAWAIIAN BELL TELEPHONE
Met at half past twelve to-day, 920
out of 1,000 shares being repre
sented. Mr. E. P. Adams stated that they
had met to consider a proposal from
the Mutual Co.
Mr. "W. O. Smith thought their
proposal was unreasonable. What
would benefit one would benefit all ;
he recognized that no good could be
attained by the establishment of two
companies. Their idea of making
no money was too thin. The objects
of the II. B. Co. were not extortion,
and the rates were now as low as
they could be put. The II. B. Co.
had been started by the same men
who were now starting the Mutual,
why hadn't they declared a dividend.
Their earnings for two years had
been absorbed in material and per
fecting their lines, and their property
was now worth $G0,000. The Mu
tual Co. did not make a sound busi
ness proposition and he objected to
the II. B. Co. giving way.
Mr. J. II. Brown thought that the
proposition of Mr. Davies was a
good One and showed a good spiiit.
Mr. E. P. Adams felt sure they
would lose many subscribers who
had telephones in their private
houses, if the treaty were not con
tinued, he would have to give it up.
It was not right or just that the
owner of one share should have the
power to defy the rest. ,
Mr.' Cecil Brown said tho Mutual
Co. had to increase its capital ; they
had 15,000 worth of material, had
to pay freight and Mr. Widemann's
expenses. Tho lot cost 65,000 and
was in Mr. Cartwright's name and
did not yet belong to tiie Mutual Co.
They had no poles or lines up and
only a capital of 30,000. He ad
vocated the withdrawal of their
propositions, and eventually the Mu
tual Co. would ask to be taken over
to the fold of tho H. B Co.
Mr. W, O. Smith explained that I
Iho chief stockholder in tho 11. B.
Co. was u gentleman well known as
a business man. They had not acted
unreasonably but had hitherto ac
ceded to all tho term of the Mutual
Mr. Cassidy said the instruments
of the new company had been out of
use in America for two years and
were of the poorest construction.
Their cable was of no use' to the II.
B. Co. and would only last for a
couple of years. For Sl600 the II.
B. Co. could obtain all the best ma
terial they needed. There was not
a line now out of outer, and Diamond
Head line, where out of repair, was
not in their control.
Mr. Cecil Brown moved and Mr.
W. O. Smith seconded tho following
resolution which was carried unani
Resolution. It is hctcby resolved
that the Hawaiian Bell Telephone
Co., through its secretary, notify
the Mutual Telephone Co. that it
cannot accede to nor accept the pro
position submitted by communica
tion dated April 7th 1SS4, and fur
ther to notify the Mutual Telephone
Co. that the Hawaiian Bell Telephone
Co. withdraws its proposition of
April 2nd 1SS1.
JAMAICA'S POLITICAL CONSTITUTION.
In addition to its exodus of work
ing men, Jamaica is possessed with
another trouble. Lord Derby had
proposed a "change in the political
constitution of the island," which
did not accord with the views of the
Colonists. He recommended the con
stitution of British Guiana which
was held up as "a model for its
morality." Lord Derby's selection
was unfortunate, for, the number of
convictions in British Guiana, during
a period of four years, was "from
5 up to 12 per cent." of the popu
lation, while in Jamaica it had only
been "from li to 2 per cent."
Several large and enthusiastic pub
lic meetings have been held recently
at Kingston and the following is one
of the resolutions that was adopted :
" rPlm4 flitci "tVTYrf inrv nvnfncta
against the change in the Political
Constitution of this Island, as pro
posed in Lord Derby's despatches
dated the 1st December 1883, on
the ground that, notwithstanding the
liberal sentiments expressed by Lord
Derby to a deputation in November
last and enunciated in those des
patches, the "despotic" power of
Crown Government will not be re
moved ; nor will the people of this
island obtain "a substantial power
in matters of finance," or "an effec
tive part through their elected repre
sentatives in managing its affairs."
On the contrary-, the Government
and Legislature will continue to con
sist of a single Chamber, presided
over by the Governor, with an offi
cial majority, who, as the late un
official members truly affirmed when
retiring from the 1 Council, will be
compelled to vote as his Excellency
ma' command, whether they "shall
believe such command to be in ac
cordance with the dictates of reason
and conscience, jus'ticc and truth, or
not." In matteis of general Legis
lation and Government, the Elective
Minority will possess no power at
all ; and in matters of Finance, the
power professed to be given to them
will be so fettered, that it can at any
moment be overridden by the Gov
ernor. This Meeting declares, that
the Governor's presence and power
in ,thc Council, have been in the
past, and will be in the future, un
duly restrictive of the freedom of
debate ; and that nine Eleotive Mem
bers will be numerically inadequate
to represent tho various interests of
the Island ; and in view of the fact
that the Crown still retains exclusive
privilege to initiate finance, as well
as the prerogative of veto, this meet
ing hereby records its emphatic pro
test against the Crown also pos
sessing power to usurp at pleasure
that control over taxation and ex
penditurp, which ought only to bo
exercised by the Representatives of
Kuaca, drunk, fined $5 and costs
Lumaawe pleaded not guilty to n
similar charge and was remanded .to
E. King, assault and battery on
Ah Chow, pleaded self defence.
Ah Chow, a waiter at the Hawaii
an Hotel stated that defendant, the
second cqok, told him to take back
some food to another table in tho
dining room yesleulay, but he de
clined as it was not fit to put on the
table. King then struck him several
times in the face and knocked him
down. Tho first cook prevented peo
ple from coming to part them.
Two more Chinese witnesses sub
stantiated the statement of Ah Chow.
K. irerschman, tho first cook, said
that defendant ordered Ah Chow to
put a duck on tho dresser, but ho
refused and threw it in the swtll'.tub,
and commenced to tight King.
The defendant, having made a
statement, was fined Sfj and costs
A nol. 2'os. was entered against
Joe Silva, charged with assault and
battery, and against Iwahaanau and
Kopa charged with driving an ex
press without a license.
Monday, April 7th, 1884.
S-. B. Dole, guardian v. Alfred
Carter, action under statute for tak
ing possession. Judgment for plain
tiff, costs S3.
D. G. Luha v. Win. Holt and
wife, action for damages $200, con
tinued to 14th Inst.
Alio vi Raymond dc Rciss, as
sumpsit for $42. Mr. John Berc
naba for plaintiff, Mr. Kinney for
defendant. The plaintiff was non
suited on motion of counsel for the
C. J. McCarthy v. J. F. Carpen
ter, Honolulu Iron Works garnishee,
assumpsit for $15. Settled out of
Court, costs $3.
Dr. McGrew v. Frank Dupree, I3.
G. Advertiser garnishee; assumpsit
for $12. Settled out of Court, costs
An expedition is being organised
under the auspices of the British
Association to proceed to Mount Ki
limanjaro, the snow-clad peak of
eastern equatorial Africa. The party
will be under the charge of Mr. II. II.
Johnstone, who has recentby returned
from the Congo, and who accompanied
Lord Mayo in his journey to Ovam-
poland. The party will'leave England
at the begining of March. Federal
Can be had
From 5 a.m.,
On Good Friday, pril 11th,
Best ever made in this city,
50 otss per IDozeii.
683 Leave orders early. 2t
OUR OFFICE will be closed on Good
Friday. Drafts due on the lltli,
will lie paid on Thursday thclOtli if pie.
seated during cash hourb.
II. IIACKFELD & Co.
Honolulu, April 10th, lfc. 0815 2t
A DIVIDEND of Five Dollars per
Share will be paid 'to the Share
holiiers of the Inter-Island St coin Navi
gation Co., at their office on tho'Espla
nnde on the" 10th, inst.
Honolulu, April 7th, 1884. 4
J. ENA Jr.
G82 Ot Secretary.
A SITUATION" by a German woman,
useful. Address J. M,
Olllce of this
Notice of Removal.
W. II. PLACE, of tho EUREKA
HOUSE, MaunaUcaStrcct, begsto inform
his fi lends nnd the public generally, that
hu will 1 cm ova to those central premises,
at the corner of Marino and Nuunnu Sts,
on tho 15th inst., and will open the same
with a new stock of Cigars, Cigarettes,
Tobacco, Pipes, etc, all of the finest
brands. Further notice of tho oponine
will bo given. 082 td
Tuition 011 tho Zither.
GIVEN at pupils residence. For
paitlculars inquire atM. Echart's
Jewellers store, (luFoit street. Tenns
moderate. 082 2w
A DIVIDEND of Three Dollars per
shavo will bo payable April 50th,
to tho shareholders of tho Hawaiian Oar
riage Manufacturer Company, Limited,
utlhoiroffleoNo, 70 Queen Street.
E. G. SCHUMAN,
Seei clary & Treasurer,
11 A V
051 lm b
A. S. CLEGHORN & Co.
A Good Pasture for Horses,
A. A. MONTANO.
AUCTION SALE BY E. P. ADAMS
Thursday, April 10th, at 10 o'clock a.m. o
tt 81111' Assorliuci
will be offered
at 12 o'clock noon.
E. P. Auamp, Auctioneer.
Ulci-cliniii.s & Storekeepers
WILL TAKE NOTICE that the un.
dersigned is prepared to nriango
Books and Collect Quartoily Accounts
with carefulness and piomplncss.
J. E. WISEMAN,
General Business Agent.
Campbell's New Block. Mciehant Street.
A N AMATEUR'S -set of Pholograph
X2L ing Apparatus, if plate, dry plate
process, together with small stock of
Chemicals and prcpnied paper, etc.,
complete. Price $05.
070 lw Apply at But.iriN' Olllce.
Dwclli a House For Sale.
THE HOUSE and LOT on the Kulao
kaliua plains, situate on thoinnkni
side of licietnuin stiect, and now occu
pied by Judge McCully, is for sale.
Inquire of S. 13. DOLE.
A HOUSE, with good front
Garden, 7 Rooms, Kitchen,
Pantiy, and Bath house.
070 lw Apply at 53 Emma Sticet.
NE SIDE of that beautiful Olhce
now occupied entire bv T. E.
Wiseman in the Campbell Block, Mcr
chant street, with select ofllcc Furniture,
Apply to J . E. WISEMAN.
041 tf General Business Agent.
NTCELY FURNISHED ROOMS in
a' good location and handsome
grounds at No. 11 Punchbowl Sticet.
rpiIE QUARTERLY MEETING of
JL Stockholder of C. Brewer & Co.,
will be held at their Olllce on Thursday,
April 10th, 1884, at 10 o'clock a.,m.
J. O. Carter,
078 lw Secretary.
F YOUR HORSE IS SICK or LAME,
or a:v way out of order, call on A
T. BAKEH, at Capt. J. C. Cluney's sta
blc, corner of Queen & Punchbowl sts.
"Breaking horses to saddle or car
riage a specialty. 420 ly
A CARD TO THE PUBLIC.
Beg to intimnte to his friends and the
public gcneially, that he is now pre
pared to execute orders for
Plain and Decorative
Painting & Paperlianging
in the best and newest styles.
1 85 FOnT ST,JREErJC3
Opposite Gymnasium. 1
P. O Box, No. 411. r, 401 ly
Columbia River Salmon !
051 lm b
A. S. CLEGHORN & Co.
J. 3?. OAT & CO., KAIJMrAifr.aCS.
Lort in A. F. Cookes New Fiic-Proof
Building, foot of Nuunnu Street.
Honolulu, n. I.
Flags of all descriptions made and
repaired. ly b
' A new and full Line of Australian
Saddles & Bridles,
Oil lm b A. S. CLEGHORN & Co.
, . 1 r . .i. . -... I,..., 1-
GEO. E. SHERMAN.
No. 42 King Sthkht.
Trees and Saddles' of all kinds made to
oider and repairing Harness, etc., done
in short notice. All orders promptly at
tended to. 503 ly
A 0II0IC1S LOT or
A. S. CLEGHORN & CO.
Wolfe & Edwards
Grocery and Feed Store,
Corner King and Nuunnu streets.
Fresh Groceries and Provisions received
by every Steamer.
P. 6. Box 130, Tolonhono 349.
JX " MAKII'OBA "
A Full Assortment
American Groceries !
245 A, S. CLEGHORN & CO.
Notice of EM.
REM O 'MED
PLWJB OF BUSINESS
Next dooi' to W. G. Irwin & Co.
Thanking the Pnhlic for tl cir liberal
patronage dining the past seventeen
ycais, they will do their best to iclain
the same at their new store.
The undersigned begs to inform the
Ladies and .Gentlemen of Honolulu and
the other Islands that he ha3 once more
of tho well known
which are icady for inspection; such a
Crochet and Embroidery Work, Fancy
Baskets, "Willow Chairs,
among them, the
CeletaM Love Clair,
and many other things. Also, a little
but worthy assortment, of
Gold and Silver Jewelry,
People who have been waiting for mos
of these goods, please call early, as to
secure their fifst chance.
P. A. BIAS,
King Street, near Castle & Cooke's
Honolulu. 081 2w
Louvre, of Brussels.
JTj.cs1 Arrival I
are in receipt of u Larcrc Stock
of Elegant, Fine-selected and
Latest Styles of Goods,
specially adapted for this climate, from
the Eastern States, comprising in pail,
All styles of Byciclo Shirts,
Whito and Calico Shirts,
Collars, Cuffs and Neckwear,
Trunks, Vallsos, &c.
Real and Imitation Laces.
Latost Stylos in Hats, Straw and Folt.
In order to make room, wo will this
day begin a GENUINE CLEARANCE
SALE in all departments; sweeping 10.
ductlons in Clothing ot the Jlncst discre
tion. Wo will oiler unuBunl great Uu
jjnins this week. An early call wllli
convinco all that wo are determined to
1 educe our immense Stopk.
Iibuvro of Brussels.
Cor. of Alnkciv and King Sts.
J. M. OAT Jr. & Co-
Dealers in all kinds of
Tho Lateest Foreign Papers always on
hand at the Gazette Block. Merchant
Street. ly 0
A NEW COTTAGE just
finished containing a good
sized Parlor. Dininir room.
two Bedrooms and Kitchon, with a
basement SM x SM situated adjoining
Wellington Plncc. A very healthy lo.
cation, with a good road, nearly opposite
the Rov. S. E. Bisho
jp school btrcet.
1. 58 Queen Street,
n. it. cnowMtv.
CROWLEY & CO.
78 King St.
70 King St.
(Opposite Whitman & Wright.) j
Just Received Superb Cove ling and
Parlor Sets, etc., etc.
ChoA'por Than Evor ! ! !
UST-Cnll and sec our Goods and your will
buy direct fiom the Makers, as wo are
in Business in Honolulu nnd defy Con
tradiction on tills point.
fiCGpuiriiipr, Kcooverhi"; niarf
IVot to le S5iiiasBotl
Crowley & Co.
A large and extremely varied
For Sale Very Low,
Ca.Il unci JUxrnmiiio.
M. A. GOXSATA'KS & Co.,
59 Hotel Street.
Will be open to the public every afternoon
from 2 to 5 p.m. excepting Sunday and
from 7 to 10 p.m.
IIAJRT BROS. '
Honolulu, April 7, 1884. 081 lw
The California Produce
and I'vovKion Co.
respectfully notify the Public that they
have established themselves at
73 Hotel Street Honolulu,
in part of the premises oqcupied by
Sre'sovich Gray & Co.
"Where can bo found a completo
Pi-oduec antl Gri-ocox-ies,
which will bo sold at lowest-market
Tolcphono, No. 274. P. 0. Box, 120.
Address all orders and communications
070 3in Z. K. MYERS'Manager.
Just Reooivod from Canton via
Hongkong per Bark Helena, '
In Ave Quulitics.
In ten different Patterns.
Solid Colored Matting.
For Sale at Lowest Market Rates by
000 lm LEWERS & COOKE.
ENGLING & SMITH,
Tin & Stat Workers
Hoofers and Gas Fitters.
All kinds of Tin-wnro ready made
or made to order.
No. 54 : : King Street,
0m Opposito Police Stntlon. 035