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Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands.
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NEW YORK, BOSTON. HONG KONG.
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Tu Commercial Hunk Co.. of Sydney,
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Chrlstoliurcli, and Wellington.
The Bank or Urlllsli Columbia, Vic
lorln, IJ ( and Portland, Or.
Transact a General Banking Busineii.
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Bulletin Office, Oct. 7, 1884.
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MONDAY. OCT. 27. 1881.
THIS EVEMNC'S DOINCS.
llnriuuny Lodge, I.O.O.F., 7:o(J.
THE PACIFIC MAILS.
Hope looms tip for the Australa
sian mail service, although vc iloubt
if this Kingdom can participate in
it. Auckland papers by the P. M.
S. S. Australia say that a memorial
has been presented to the New Zen
land Parliament from the Snn Fran
cisco Chamber of Commerce. It
petitions Parliament for the continu
ance of the service, acknowledging
the liberality of the fioverninent in
contributing to il maintenance
hitherto. While regretting that the
laws of the I'nitod States have not
admitted of any special subsidy be
ing allowed for the carriage of
ocean mails, the memorialists say
that recent American legislation lias
made this practicable. They, there
fore, urge the New Zealand Govern
ment to make provision for the ser
vice until the meeting of Congress
in December next, pledging them
selves that earnest endeavors will
then be made to induce tho Ameri
can Legislature to grant specific
suppott to the maintenance of a
service which confers such impor
tant benefits both on the colony of
New Zealand and the Pacific Coast
of the United States. The Auck
land Weekly .jYcics concludes its
article on tho subject thus: "The
Interest thus awakened in (his part
of the world, coupled with the de
claration in favor of the Californian
service already made by our own
'Parliament, places the question of
the permanency of this service be
yond a doubt, and warrants the
hope that the cost of it mainte
nance will fall less heavily on the
colony than heretofore, even if New
South Wales should finally withdraw
its aid." There is nothing in the
foregoing facts to re-assure this
Kingdom of being included in the
revised arrangement. In an article
on the subject a few days ago we
gave from the San Francisco Mer
chant a statement of a scheme that
has strong support on the Pacific
Coast, for direct communication be
tween Russell in New Zealand and
San Diego on the Pacific CoaM,
whereby New Zealand would be
-brought within twenty-three dnys
and twelve hours of London. The
strongest ground of hope we ee for
Hawaii being included in the new
arrangement is the fact that a very
deep interest is being taken just
now in New Zealand in the develop
ment of the Pacific trade, so as to
make New Zealand its- centre. It
was a great mistake worse, it was
a job when our Legislature ignored
the Company that had performed
such signal service in maintaining
rcgidar communications northward
and southward, to give an extrava
gant subsidy to its rival that only
gives service in one direction.
Amonust the passengers by tho
iS. S. Australia yesterday, wore two
half, grown kangaroos, which nro
for Woodward's Gardens, San Francisco.
"A Landsman" makes out a
good case for having tho tcgatta in
Honolulu hnibor, where people can
Complaint has been made to us
that some Chinese are in the habit
of appealing in public view in
', apparel loo scant for decency. The
1 police office is the place for mieh
1 complaints to be lodged, if the
i practice is to be suppressed.
A note in Saturday's issue was
somewhat excessively nutcccdcut in
saying that a tree advocated by n
contemporary as worthy of Intro
I duction here was the already abund
ant algaroba. It was the carob a
sister tree of the accaciu family
nnd its bean pod differs from that of
the other in being much larger, and
brown instead of yellow. The pods
arc also superior in the possession of
nutriment. Still, even this tree has
not yet to be introduced here, as it
nourishes a few yards from this
office. Its more extended cultivation
is, however, very desirable.
A correspondent, "WoikinglMnn,"
makes the appropriate suggestion
that the enforcement of the Vagrant
Act would give a large supply of
labor to the plantations. Kvery
drone in our industrial hive, whether
living off imported or domestic
honey, is so much of a burden upon
the worker. The less loafers the
more there will be for the toilers to
cat ; the more of that the cheaper,
and the cheaper the necessaries of
life the less can laborers soil their
labor for. Any policy that will in-ercn-u
the number of idlers and
vagabonds in the country is a shoit
sightcd one, and its apparent Miccess
w ill lie very brief.
The letter of " Haolc " gives un
expected support to our warning
against further Hooding the country
with Chinese. We felt confident in
expressing apprehensions of peaceful
Chinese conquest of these dominions,
from a general knowledge of the
characteristics of that race. One of
the most remarkable ethnological
developments of the ago is the
swarming of Chinese, since they
broke away from their confinement
of ages in their ancient bounds, into
every part of the habitable globe
where they can obtain entry. It is
folly to ignore their designs in this
quarter, when in the conversation
reported by our correspondent they
arc in part so plainly revealed, and
when, as we "hall show whenever
space allows, intelligent opinion
abroad already regards the Chinese
as one of the most influential and
ajrfjressivc elements in these Islands.
C'i.mpondcuec Is solicited on the lop
c? -1 ihu day, or what may become so.
We lescrvc the light to ceise puicly
pel -.mini matter.
Wc do not hold ourselvri responsible
for the opinions expressed liv our cor
KuiTon Bullutix: I don't thiuk
the suggestion to hold the coming
regatta at Pearl River a good one.
I do not deny that " a straight and
good course could be gotthcie;"
but I would ask, how are the general
public to get there? True, ' trans
portation is not at all difficult," but
it costs money, especially if you
have neither a boat nor a horse. The
public enjoy looking at a boat race ;
then why deny them that pleasure?
Hundreds, if not thousands, of peo
ple would look on nt the Honolulu
wharf that couldn't begin to think
of going all the way to Pearl River.
To have the regatta nil the way down
there is on a par with holding the
Agricultural fair out at Kapiolant
Park, and everybody knows what a
failure that was in point of attend
ance, because of distance from the
centre of population. I say, Hono
lulu harbor, with all its drawbacks,
is the pioper place, and I am sure
the public agree with me. I can't
think that the boating clubs wish to
have all the fun to themselves. They
must certainly be. willing to give tho
public a share. Then give is a
chance, boyu. Landsman-.
THE WAITING CHINAMAN.
article of Saturday's issue contains
much food for thought. Your sug
gestion that the Chinamen may 6ome
day combine to raise and mill cane
for themselves on the co-operative
plan, to tho detriment of the present
planters, receives confirmation in a
conversation I heard a few days ago
between a Chinaman and a European.
The Chinaman f-aid that if the low
price of sugar continued, nnd tho
plantations came into the market at
a low figure, his countrymen were
waiting to buy them in and run them
themselves. Thcic is no disguising
the fact that the Celestial is a fur
scciug, calculating genius, and knows
wlmt he is about. IIaoi.i-..
THE LABOR SUPPLY.
EntTon ttt'LiXTtx : I sec that tho
Planters ate in want of laborers, and
think that taking off tho restrictions
to Chinese immigration would ob
viate the dilllculty. Perhaps there
is a shorter and quicker way than
that of supplying the demand; at
least, some people think so. It is
this, let the Police authorities put
the Vagrant Act into vigorous execu
tion, and hundreds of lazy idlers
right here in Honolulu would have
to go cither to work or to jail, .lust
try it. and see. People who can
work and won't work, but prefer to
sponge on their friends, should be
made to work, no matter whether
they arc Chinamen or men of any
THE W. C. HALL.
At 7:10 this morning Lucas's
whistle was heard, announcing the
news that the new steamer for the
Inter-Island Steam Navigation Co.
was coming past Coco Head. Soon
after 8 o'clock, a large crowd col
lected on the wharves to sec her
arrive. She looks very much like
the Planter, and is fitted up in mag
nificent style. A full description
has already been given of her in
these columns. Wo noticed this
morning on boarding her, two pretty
paintings hung nt the head of the stairs
leading to the cabin, one of Diamond
Head, by W. Coulter, the other the
new steamer at sea. She left San
Francisco, Saturday. October 18th.
consequently has made the trip inside
of nine days. Pleasant weather pre
vailed the whole of the trip. She is
called after one of the builders,
brings a cargo valued nt $4,737. aud
also three passengers, Mr. T. I?.
Tostcr, Mrs. M. Staples aud J. F.
Noble. We congratulate the Inter
Island Steam Navigation Co. on such
a fine acquisition to their already
large fleet of steamers.
LATEST FOREIGN NEWS.
The vote, in Ohio shows a Repub
lican gain of nearly 40,000, and that
in West Virginia, where the Demo
crats won. a Republican gain of
Several battles are reported as
having been fought in Tonquin,
where fresh bodies of Chinese troops
are pouring in. In an engagement
on the shore of Tamsui three thou
sand Chinese were killed, while the
French loss was trifling. Two bat
tles were fought at Kiang, midway
between Langson and Bacninh, one
being won by the French and the
other by the Chinese. A Min river
pilot reports that all the French ships
have left Matson for Port Arthur.
The Chinese are fortifying the
heights of Tamsui and refuse to
surrender their positions. The na
tives in Southern Formosa are
harassing the Chinese troops, who
arc asking for reinforcements. A
Paris paper asserts that of the 10,
000 French soldiers in Tonquin only
4,000 arc effective. It declares that
the Chinese invasion, if not arrested,
threatens to overwhelm the French
and it is necessary that not a mere
reinforcement, but an army be sent
to their assistance.
Latest accounts from the Soudan
confirm tho report of the massacre
of Col. Stewart and his comrades,
when the steamer conveying them
ran aground at Salatuat. The steamer
Fcruz with forty rowboats on bonrd
had arrived at Dongoln, October
17th. A messenger from Kha'rtoum
nt Wady Haifa, says the road from
Khartoum to Scnaaris free of rebels.
Gen. Gordon's steamers, after bom
barding J3orber, Djclyccr and
Minnie, returned in safety to
Khartoum. Kushmil Pasha had
' undertaken to occupy Berber with a
force that Gordon was getting in
readiness when the messenger left.
El Mahdi, the "False Prophet,"
had got as far as Shaat, six days'
journey from Khartoum, when word
of an insurrection at Gel-el-Dcir com
I pelled him to turn back. Ho
I summoned tho ttibesmen and viPj
. lagers to accompany him, but they
. refused, preferring to remain loyal
t to the Khedive. It is believed at
1 .Suakini that Osniau Digna, the rebel
I general, will succeed in massing his
forces sitTaiuni, andthatthc Knjjlish
have missed present chnuccs of
1 It is believed the Nile expedition
' will cost England fifty million
THE ENCACEMENT OFF.
"My love," ho said, "1 have a
heavy burden on my mind to-night.
There is something that I must say,
which, as my affianced wife, you
"What is it, George?"she ukcd
"I am tt victim of the demon of
drink. Strive as I may, I cannot
resist the temptation of liquor."
"That will be all right in time,
dear," she replied hopcfullyt
"When I am your wife, my love and
influence will bring about a reform,
1 am sure. Is that all?"
"No, 1 am a confirmed gambler.
I dropped Sl.'l last night at draw
"Ah, George, when wo arc man ieel
1 will make your home so pleasant
and cosy that you will never want to
go out at night without inc."
"I don't know. T am also a
speculator in stocks. In fact, dur
ing the past week on Wall street I
lost every dollar I had in the world."
"I don't care for money," the
young woman then said, as she dis
entangled herself from his embrace,
"but my husband must be upright
and honorable in every way. I can
never consent to risk my future with
a man addicted to drinking and card
playing. A Swedish scientist claims to have
discovered a method of extracting
alcohol from sea-water. As Shake
speare sr.ys. he intends to call spirits
from the vasty deep.
"Improve your opportunities,"
said Bonaparte to a school of young
men; "every hour lost now is a
chance nf future misfortune."
Cotton and grain crops in the
Southern States were reported en
tirely satisfactory as they stood on
the aist of July.
It may serve as a comfort to us
in all our calamities and afflictions
to reflect that ho that loses anything
and gets wisdom by it is a gainer by
A BLACK MARE, one car marked,
fiomll. Ilackfeld & Co.'s store.
The finder will be suitably rewarded by
lclurnliig Kime totl.e above mentioned
Grape fines, Frnlt Trees,
ALLEN HERBERT has for -.ale and
now ready to plant at hl place In
10,000 Rootefl Grape Vines
of live choice table and wine varieties.
I & 2 year-olds at 50 cts. each.
Rose of rem, Black Hamburg,
Brown Mnroca, Plain Tokay,
Zlnfandole, Grape cuttlings, 10 cts
Each or $7.60 per 100.
Apple Trees, Pear, Peaches,
Plums, Nectarines, Quince,
Red Clover, Timothy, Orchard Grays,
Red Top Clover, Ky. Blue Grass,
Pci conical Rye, Italian Rye,
Mixed Lawn, Mullet Seed,
Alfalfa, Egyptian Corn,
Carrot Seed, Seed Oat,
All two year-olds, $1.75 each.
Packed and delivered on board schooners
at Honolulu free of charge.
8.W 1 w Office on Queen Street.
JUST LANDED !
OPHELIA & VARUNA
PIG BRAND PORTER, in qrts &pts;
TENNENT PALE ALE, " '
TENNENT PORTER, " ,
E. & .1. BURKE'S STOUT, '
" " BASS'S ALE, "
Do. LIGHT SPARKLING ALE,
Do. MINERAL WATERS,
I''oi' Haleiil 3jO-vcmI Ititli-i.
In lot, to suit nt
F. A. SCHAEFER&Co.
'pWO STONE MASONS for Wnlma
JL nalo Plantation. Apply to
851! 2t II. IIACKFELD & CO.
Adjoining Dodd'e ,
123 FORT STREET.
The limy looked for opening of this
stoie will be on Monday, Sept. 15th,
with a full stock of
ROUT. DONNOLLY. manufacturer
of Soda Wntor, Ginger isccr, Root Beer
nnxl Spruco Beer, will offer to the public
on Monday, cooling drinks superior to
nnv in the Hawoilan Islands. The
drinks mentioned above are manufac
tured at my Soda Worli?, back of Roo
Cottage. One trial of my Arctic Soda
'will pronounce It the best In the city.
My syrups arc imported from London,
comprise tho choicest of English fruits,
namely Gooseberry, Cherry, Pear,
Raspberry, Strawberry, Lemon, Red
Currant, Black Currant and Pine Apple,
Sarsaparllla, Ginger, Orange and Va
nilla. Any of these fruits nt
cts poi GrlarSS.
My motto 1, to give a superior article
even if it cost moie, and thereby ensure
With my GINGER BEER, ROOT
BEER nnd SPRUCE BEER, I have
been at a heavy expense experimenting
on thein, so as to give the public drinks
that will be both strengthening aud
lcfrcshing In this climate. I guarantee
them strictly VEGETABLE, no MINE
RALS employed. I use some of the
finest medicinal hubs that grow in Ihn
States. The public wants a drink with
some nutriment in it, tills you And In
my beers that strengthen the body a3
well as dilute the blood for purposes of
a more easy (low through the system.
They can be taken by any ode as they
arc absolutely pure. They aie the mot
enjoyable thirst quenchers ovir Intro,
duccd. I will sell them at prices to suit
one aud all.
Superior Genger Beer, 10c. par bottle.
Donnolly's Hoot Boer, " "
Donnolly's Spruco Beer, '
Candies for the Million
On Saturday, at the Fountain. My as
sortment is of the llnest nnd purest dcs.
crlptlon and will be sold at the lowest
possible price. Don't forget and call
early to insure a packet of these lare
candles for tho loved ones nt home. I
have also an assortment of Bon Bons,
Cloves nnd Nuts of all descriptions.
Smokeis' Articles a speciality at the
Fountain, all descriptions of home an I
foreign Cigars, to suit tho most fasti
dlous. Best brands of Tobacco and
Cigarettes. Hoping to got a share of
public patronage by supplying a good
article, I remain,
811 3m ROBERT DONNOLLY.
70 Hotel Street
C J. McCAHTHY
Best Manila, Havana and American
Cigars on Hand.
Fresh Vanity Fair, Little Beauties, Gold
Bar, Three Kings and the Pet
Chowing and Smoking Tobacco,
Cut Foil and Plug.
The Billiard Tables of this establish-
ment hao been recovered nnd
lcvolcd, which makc3 them
the best In town.
Ginger Alo and Soda Water on Ico.
2T Call and sec me. "TH
The Best Lunch In Town,
Tea and Coffee at All Hours
Tho tlnest Brands of Cigars and
Tobacco, always on hand.
AT Tltr. PAItK
IS OPEN EVERY DAY.
C2TTlio only sea-sldo resort in the
No. C?, Hotel street,
Opposite International Hotel,
Canes and Walking Sticks,
Made of every kind of
Brackets, Cornices, Curtain Polos, A'c'
made ot the latest designs.
SUIT OF FRONT ROOMS, nicelv
furnished. Apply at No. 8 Kukul
street. 770 tf
Fiiriiislio d Rooms.
OR GENTLEMEN ONLY. Ainily
to MRS. TURNER. 82 Kins.' Street.
nearly opposite tlie Windsor Kcstniiraut,
J OOP ly b
JAOINT1IO DO MONTE hogs to noti
fy tho public that ho is prepared to
undertake contracts for Well Boring,
cheaper than any ono else.
Portuguese Street, back of Queen's
Hospital. 850 tf
J. E. WISEMAN'S
Ready for Active Work Again.
AMIE Business Community ami my
JL Patrons generally throughout thu
Islands will please take notice thai 1
have returned from inv trip to the CoiiM
and with Impiovcd inellllies for ion.
ducting my Gcneial Olllce Biulm-n. 1
most lespcetfully foliell In the fuluie
the patronage heretofore extended to
mo during my business engagement In
tho Kingdom for tho past flvc'ycars.
In addition to my nrlous depart,
merits, I have boon appointed solo Agent
for the St. .To& llntmlbnl and the Bur
lington and Quincy Rail Roads, alo,
soliciting Agent for the Pan Francisco
Illuminating Card Advertisement Com
pany. Orders for Goods, Wares and
.Merchandise .of every klud and nature
sent to the Const, and satisfaction
guaranteed and on tho most reasonable
In my Real Estate Depaitiiienl, I hue
always on hand choice, propcitv to sell
nnd Houses, Rooms and OlIlce3 'to le.ie
and let. I colled rent.', pav and dls
chargctascs, insurance and or'dcr neces
sary lcpairs when required. Landlords
nnd Owners will Unci that It will ho to
their advantage to place their Real Eg.
tato interests in my hands, as I will
carefully attend to this branch of inv
business to their entire Fntlsfaction.
Custom House Entries executed at
Books and Accounts kept and adjusi
ed, and Quarterly Bills distributed and
collected accurately and promptlv.
Soliciting Agent for tho Mutual Life
Insurance Co. of New York, also Fire
Don't forget that I do business on
business principles. Give mo a call.
Tho only recogni7ed General Bitsiacs
Agent in the Kingdom.
Olllces 28 Merchant Street. Campbell's
tire 1'ioof Block, Honolulu.
P. O. Box 315.
BEGS to Inform the public that he has
per Maiiposa, an elegant assortment of
Gents', Ladies', and Children'
Boots & Shoes
OF THE BEST QUALITY.
W.' H. PAGE,
HOMIUi CASK HWmm'i
NOS. 128 and 180 FORT STREET
(opposite Pantheon Stablet)
HONOLULU, II. I.
Tho Manufactory contains a completo
Canlago Shop, Blacksmith Shop, Paint
Shop, nnd Trimming Shop.
DRAYS AND TRUCKB,
HAND CARTS, &C, &C.
Mado to Order on most favorable terms
and all work guaranteed.
The Closest Attention given to re
pnlr work or nil klmtn,
Having been in business on the Islund
for a number of years cmplovlng none
but tho most Skillful of Mechanics, and
using only Al Material, I can strictly
guarantee all won; leaving my Manu
factory. Give mo a call boforo purohasing
Don't forget the place.
128 and 130 FORT STREET.
oitosht. noun's stables.
W. H. Page,
01 ' PROPRIETOR.
ONE SIDE of J. E, Wiseman's beau,
llful olllco to" lent, with fine pftlce
furniture, chandeliers, consultation
room, use of telephone, &c. To a suit
able party reasonable terms will be
given. Applv to
' J. E. WISEMAN.
Gcneial Business Agent, Campbell's
8.r tf Block, Merchant st.
AT THE ANNUAL MEETING OF
THE Shareholders of the Ilawal.
Ian Carriage Manufacturing Co. held
this day, Saturday, Oct. 18, the follow,
lngotlicors were duly elected for the
President (j, West
Vice-President 1), F. Dillingham
Jtlana'-' S.M. Whitman
Ami. Manager W. W. Wright
Secretary & Treasurer. . E. G. Schuman
Auditor w. F. Allen
if Business "Card.
Boots l? Slioes
ni 'ivi t. 'lui ..-., ttfi. w, V-iiti-lV' -!.!
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