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WEDNESDAY. FEB 18, 1386.
Making postage stamps is mi ela-
uoralc picco or work. In priming,
tocl plates arc. used, on which i200
stamps nrc engraved. Two men are
kept hard at work covering tliein
with colored ink? and passing thcui
to a man and n girl who are kept
equally busy printing them with large
rolling handprcsses. Three of these
little squads arc employed all the
time. After the small sheets of
paper upon which the 200 stamps arc
engraved arc dried enough, they arc
sent into another room and gummed.
Tho gum used for this purpose is a
peculiar composition made of the
powder of dried potatoes and other
vegetables, mixed with water. After
having been again dried, this time
on the little racks which arc fanned
by steam power, for about an hour,
they are put in between sheets of
pasteboard and pressed in hydraulic
presses capable of applying a weight
of 2,000 tons. Tho next tiling is to
cut the sheet in half ; each sheet, of
course, when cut contains a hundred
stamps. This is dono by a girl,
with a largo pair of shears, cutting
by hand being preferred to that of
machinery, whieli method destroys
too many stamps. They arc then
passed to other squads, who per
forate the paper between the stamps.
Next, they are pressed once more,
and then packed and labelled and
stored away for despatching to fulfil
orders. If a single stamp is torn,
or in any way mutilated, the whole
sheet of 100 stamps is burned. Five
hundred thousand . nrc burned every
week from this cause. During the
process of manufacture the sheets
arc counted eleven times. Ameri
THOUGHTS FOR THE THOUGHTFUL
Never strike a horse that is pulling
hid best, even if his progress be
By no means run in debt; take
thine own measure ; who cannot live
on twenty pounds a year cannot on
forty. George Herbert.
Too many have no idea of the
subjection of their temper to the in
fluence of religion, and yet what is
(.hanged if the temper is not! If a
man is as passionate, malicious, re
sentful, sullen, moody or morose
after his conversion as before it,
what is he converted from or to.
John Angell James.
It is astonishing liow much one
without money may give. A kind
word, a helping hand the warm
3'mpathy with those who weep. No
man is so poor, no woman is so poor,
as not to be able to contribute largely
to the happiness of those about
FAITH AND IIOI'K.
Are the bright pillars of the Golden
And on the threshold of the Kingdom
But Charity, the road, winds onward
Into the Land where God makes all
How much better off a great many
people would lie if they stopped to
think, instead of going through life
with a slap dash. There are thou
sands of people who keep themselves
in a state of poverty, because they
spend money without stopping to
think. If a man save a sum of
money and invest it in a well-conducted
railway or telegraph enter
prise, he not only secures for himself
a good return, but lie permanently
benefits the community by employing
labor to that amount in a valuable
and reproductive manner.
Sydney Smith' recipe for cheer
fulness is not to hare one motive
only in the day for living, but a
number of little motives. A man
who from the time he rises till bed
time conducts himself like a gentle
man, who throws some little condes
cension into his manner to inferiors,
and who is always contriving to
soften the distance between himself
nnd the poor and ignorant, is alwa3'a
improving his animal spirits and
adding to his happiness.
"How like your little girl is to
you, Mrs. Brown!" "How odd
that you should think so ; she's my
husband's child by his first wife!"
"A a at all events I don't think
I'm wrong in saying your little boy
is the image of Mr. Brown!" "He's
my son by my first husband, Mr.
The bright little hon of a senator
evidently thought the scnatn was an
hereditary institution; for, when
asked what he intended to be on
reaching manhood, ho mournfully
answered: "Well, I'd like to be a
hack-driver, but I s'poso I'll have to
be a senator."
Scene in the Chinese war. Captain
of ironclad to artilleryman "Do
you see that Chinese general there,
about three miles off? Let him
have one of those eight-inch shells
in the eye." Artilleryman, equal to
the situation "Ayo, n3'c, sir. Which
eye,' your honor?"
We have a right to keep what be
longs to us, but no arguments can
justify our retaining the property of
THE REASON WHY.
Aly son, there's nothing on uuilh
so mysteriously funny as a news
paper advertisement. The prime,
first, last and all the time, object of
nn advertisement is to draw custom.
It is not, was not nnd never will bo
designed for any other human pur
pose. So the merchant waits till the
busy season comes and his store is
so full of custom that he can't get
his hat off and then he rushes to the
newspapers and puts in his advertise
ment. When the dull season gets
along and there is no trade, nnd ho
wants to sell goods so bad he can't
pay his rent, Tic takes out his adver
tisement. Tli at is, sonic of them
do, but occasionally n level-headed
merchant puts in n bigger one nnd
scoops nil the business, while his
neighbors arc making mortgages to
pay the gas bill. There arc times
when you couldn't stop people from
buying everything in the store if you
planted a cannon behind the door,
and that's the time the advertisement
is sent out on its holy mission. It
makes light work for the advertise
ment, for a chalk sign on the side
walk could do all that was needed
and have a half holiday six days in
the week, but who wants to favor an
advertisement. They arc built to do
hard work, and should be sent out
in the dull days when a. customer
has to be knocked down with hard
facts nnd kicked insensible 'with
bankrupt reductions and dragged in
witli irresistible slaughter of pricos
before he will spend a cent.
That's the aim and end of an ad
vertisement, my son, and if 3'ou
open a store don't try to get them
to come down when they arc already
sticking out of the windows, but
give them your advertisement right
between the eyes in the dull season,
and you will wax rich and own a
fast horse, and perhaps be able to
smoke a good cigar once or twice a
year. Write this down where you'.ll
fall over it every day. The time to
draw business is when you want
business, and not when 3011 have
more business than you can attend
to already. Bridgeport 1'ost.
. 1 .
It is better to be a beggar than an
ignorant person ; for a beggar onl3'
wants money, but an ignorant per
son wants humanity.
BEGS to inform his numerous cuslo
mers and the public that he is
READY AGAIN FOR -BUSINESS
In tho store
A PURE, WHOLESOME. RE
According to the highest nnd best medi.
Manufactory, : : : No, 13 Liliha StS
P. O. Box, 370. Telephone, 284.
865TA11 orders receive prompt attention.
My Book of Instruction,
"SILK AND THE SILK WORM,"
(Jives all necessary Information.
I'rlce, Twcnty.l''lve Cent per copy.
Silk Wmm Eggs, Reels, Trees, Cut
tings, Seeds, &c.', for sale at tho very
lowest market rates,
Thcrmomotor and Barometer Combined
For nan of Silk Raisers, frco by mall
only 7fi cents.
will to pleased to give infoumition
to coricspomlcnts who apply by lector,
, inclosing iwo-cent stnmp lor reply,
Hiicelincii llo.vi's ol' Cocoons A tlcel
1 il Nllk. S3 Cents.
I None but nitlclcs of tho llrst quality sold
Address all communications to
Miss Nellie Lincoln Rossiter,
Practical Silk Culturist,
New Lisbon, Builinglon Co,
9 NEW JERSEY.
AUo ncent for tho "Kaleidoscope."
only 50 cts per year in advance. 014
A SKILFUL SURGICAL OPERATION.
The American Ambassador at Vienna,
Mr. Knsson, has lately forwarded to his
Government an Interesting account of n
rcmarkablu Biircic.nl operation lately
performed bv 1'iofcssor Billroth, o'f
Vienna, which, wonderful to tell, con.
slsted In the removal of a portion I
of the hum.in stomach, Involving
nearly oncthird of tho organ ami
strange to Bay, the patient recovered
tho only suiccsslut operation of the 1
Kind ever performed. The disease for
which this operation was performed
was eiiuoerof the stomneb, attended with
the following svuiptouis: The appetite
is quite poor. There is a peculiar indes
cribable distress In tho stomach, a feel
ing that has been described 11s a faint
"a(tvne" sensation; a sticky slime col
lects about the teeth, especially in the
morning, accompanied by nn unpleasant
taste. Food falls to sntlsYy this pecullnr
faint sensation; Imt, on tho contrary, it
appeals to aggravate the feeling. Tho
eyes are sunken, tinged with yellow; tho
hnuds and feet become cold and sttckv
a cold perspiration. The sufferers feel
tired all the time, ntul sleep dors not
seem to give rest. After a time the pa.
llent becomes nervous and irritable,
gloomy, bis mind filled with evil fore,
boding. When rising suddenly from
a recumbent position there is a dizziness,
n whistling sensation, nnd he is obliged
to grasp something Ilrm to keep from
falling. The bowels costive, the skin
dry and hot at times; the blood becom.
ing thick nnd stagnant, nnd does not
chr.ulntc properly. After a time tho
patient spits up l'ood soon after eating,
sometimes In a sour and fermented eon.
dltion, sometimes, sweetish to tho taste.
Oftentimes there is a palpitation of the
heart, and the patient fears he may have
heart disease. Towards tho last the
patient is unable, to retain any food
wnatever, as tno opening in tnu lines
tines becomes closed, or nearly so. Al.
though 'this disease is Indeed alarming,
sutlercM with the above named symp
toms should not feel nervous, for nine
hundred nnd ninety-nine cases out of a
thousand have no "cancer, but simply
dyspepsia, a disease easily removed if
treated in a proper manner. The safest
and best lemedy for tho disease is
Seigcl's Curative fcjvrnp, a vegetable pre.
partition sold by" all chemists and medi
cine vendors throughout tho world, nnd
by the proprietors, A. J. White (Limit
ed), 17, Farringdon-road, London, E. C.
This Syrup strikes al the very founda
tion of the disease, nnd drives it, root
and binnch, out of the system.
St. Mary-street, Pctcrboiough,
November, 29th, 1SS1.
Sir, It gives me great pleasure to in
form you of tho bcnellt I have received
from Seigcl's Syrup. I have been troub
led for years -with dyspepsia; but after
a few doses of the syrup, 1 found relief,
and after taking two bottles of it I feel
1 am, Sir, yours truly,
Mr. A. ,1. White. William Brent.
September Sth, lSSD.
Dear Sir, I find the sale of Seigcl's
Syrup steadily increasing. All who have
tried it speak very highly of its medi.
ciual virtues: one customer describes it
ns a "God-send to dyspeptic people." I
always recommend it with confidence.
(Signed) Vincent A. Wills,
Chemist-dentist, Merthyr Tydvll
To Mr. A. .1. White,
Seigcl's Operating Pills arc the best
family physio that has ever been dis
covered. They cleanse the bowels from
all irritating substances, and leave them
in a healthy condition. They cm e cos
tivcucss. Spanish Town, Jamaica, AVest Indies,
Oct. 2-1, 1SS-2.
Dear Sir, I write to inform you that
I liuve derived great bcnellt from
"Seigcl's Syrup." For some years I have
suffered from liver complaint, with its
many and varied concomitant evils, so
that my life was a perpetual misery.
Twelve months ago I was induced to try
Seigcl's, Syrup, nnd although rather
sceptical, having tried so mnny reputed
infallible remedies, I determined to give
it at least a fair trial. In two or tlirco
days I felt considerably better, and now
at the end of twelve months (having
continued taking it) I am glad to say
that I am a dillerent being altogether.
It is said of certain pens that they "conic
as a boon and a blessing to men" and I
have no reason to doubt the truthfulness
of the statement. 1 can truly say, how
ever, that Seigcl's Syrup has come as a
"boon and a blessing" to me. I have re
commended it to several fcllow-sufferers
from this distressing complaint, and
their testimony is quito in accordance
with my own. Gratitude for tho benefit
I have derived from the excellent pre
paration, prompts mo to furnish you
with this unsolicited testimonial.
I am dear Sir,
Yours ever gratefully,
(Signed) Carey R. Berry,
A. J. White, Esq. Baptist Missionary.
Preston, Sept. 21st, 1883.
My Dear Sit, Your Syrup and Pills
are still very popular with my customers,
many saying they arc the best family
Tho other day a customer came for
two bottles of Syrup and said "Mother
Seigcl" had saved tho life of his wife,
and he lidded, "one of these bottles I
am sending fifteen miles away to a friend
who is very ill. I havo much fath In it."
The sale keeps up wonderfully, In fact,
one would fancy almost that the people
were bcginnin; to breakfast, dine, and
sup on Mother Seigcl's Syrup, tho de
mand is so constant and tho satisfaction
1 am, dear Sir, yours faithfully,
(signcui w. jiowucr.
To A. J. White, Esq.,
Hcnsinghum, Whitehuvcn, Oct. 10, 1882.
Mr. A. J. White. Dear Sir, I wns
for somo time afflicted with piles, and
was advised to give Mother Seigcl's
Syrup a trial, which I did. I am now
happy to state that it has restored mo
to complete health. I remain, yours
(Signed) John H. Lightfoot.
705 ly a '
BF. KHLEFS & COMPANY hnv
lug this day asdgncd nil their
pioperty and ch Inn to us, tho uudtr
signed, wu hcrely no'.ifv id I persons
owing said Ilim to make Iminell.ilo
E. P. MaWe, at tho store of B. F.
Ehlcrs & Co., on Fort street, Is author
ized to receipt for all payments.
11. W. SCHMIDT,
O. W. MACFARLANE,
Assignees B. F. Ehleis & Co.
Honolulu, Jan. 0, 1685. 013 tf
TTAVING ENLARGED THESE,
Central & Commodious Stables
wc arc prcpaicd to furnish first-class
turnouts with gontlo howes, with or
without drivers, A fine wagonette In
HncltH nt nil Mourn.
day ami night. Horses taken to board
by day, week, or month, on reasonable
terms. Saddle horses to lot.
llorwes XSougplrfc ivntl Sold,
A Baggage Wagon delivers to nil
parts of the city. Furniture moving
O. W. MACFARLANE, ) Prmi,Q
E. R. MILES, ' Props
921) am I3TT elcphono No. 32.
Corner o! Fort and Hotel Sts.
Alakca, 110:11 nccii tSt.
C. J. IlMiDUii, Propricjor.
Contracting & Building;
Mouldings and Finish always on hand.
Jg$ Orders promptly attended to. -8
Hard mid feJolV 8tov Wood,
670 Cut and Split 3m
Horso Shoeing a specialty
A first-class man being specially engaged
for that work.
Ship nnd Wagon work faithfully
Shop on the Esplanade, op. Hoppcr's.204
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Worker
Plumber, Gas Fitter, &c.
Stoves and Ranges
of all kinds.
Plumbers' stock and raotals,
House Furnishing Goods,
T7 Chandeliers, Lamps, &c.
AVirDER'S S. . CO.
s King, Commander,
Leaves Honolulu each Tuesday at
4 p.m., touching at Lahalna, Mna
laea Bay, Makcna, Muhukona, Ka
wnihnc, Laupiihoeboo and Hilo.
Returning, will touch at all the
nlovo ports, arriving at Honolulu
each Saturday afternoon.
j:A FOR KOLOA it WAIMEA,
The Clipper Schooner
F. Kibbling, . - - - Mastor,
Will run regularly to tho ports of
KOLOA, HANAPEPE it WAIMEA,
KAUAI. For freight or passage apply
to the Captain on board, or to the
Pach'ic Navigation Co,,
860 iim Cor. Nuuauu & Queen sis.
THE FAST HAIMHQ
Kssb vi'ill run iceulnrlv
TO WAIALUA EVERY MONDAY,
Returning on Thuisday, weather
For I'i eight or passage apply to tho
Captain on boaid, or to
Pacific Navigation Co.,
C. BREWER & CO,
OiTei' ioi Sale
LIST OF IBRGHANDISE,
Light Express Wagons,
Ex Top Carriages.
STEARJ2 C O AL.
Cumberland Coal, ,
Com. Wood Chairs,
Fine Molasses Shooks, '
Ice Chests, Nos, 2, 3, and C,
Lobsters, lib tus; Beans, 81b tu
Hay Cutters, Nos. 1, 2. & 3.
Fidrb'ank's Scalos, Nos. 7,8,10 & 11 &
Centrifugal Lining, 14 inch ;
Comp. Nails, li, 1.14 inch.
.Manila Cordage, Assorted:
Galvanized Fence Staples,
FARMERS SUS 2Q AND 25 CALLS,;
Sisal Rope, Assoitcd,
Y. METAL SHEATHING
10, 18, 20, 22, 24 and 20 oz.;
Hair Mattresses I
Grindstones, Rubber Hose,
. Hide Poison, Barbed
Wire, Refined Iron,
ANNEALED FENCE WIRE, '
Galvanized Screws nnd Washers.
E. P. Adams Queen si
Lyons & Levey, Queen si
Alvin II. Rasemann Gazette Building
Bishop it Co., Merchant st
W. McCaudloss ....Fish Market
ICoot mill Shoes.
L. Adler, Nuuanu st
Chr. Gcrtz, Fort st
Temple of Fashion Fort st
Nolle Foi t st
McCarthy Hotel st
Gonsalvcs & Co..., Hotel st
Temple of Fashion Fort st
W. Miller, Hotel st
Lycan & Co,, Fort st
W. II. Page,"" Foit st
Hawaiian Carriage Co., Queen st
Clears and Tobacco,
C. McCarthy Astor Billiard S aloon
Noltes Beaver Saloon, Fort st
Fisher's Champagne Cider,.. ..Liliha st
Candy Factory and Bakery.
F. Horn Hotel st
Carncntcrs and ltullders.
F. Wilhelm, King st
G. Lucas Fort st
W T Rhoads Queen st
Dry and Fancy t.oods.
N.S. Sachs Fort st
J. T. Waterhouse, Queen st
J. T. Waterhouse, King st
J. T. Waterhouse Fort st
B. F. Elders & Co., Fort st
M. A. Gonsalvcs & Co Hotel st
Temple of Fashion Fort st
Every Description of Jol) Priating
Executed with neatness and dispatch,
Daily Bulletin Steam Printing Office,
Bills of Lading
I bind Uilli
s$mM anBMi $$??&,
Denton, Smith & Co FortM
Holllslcr & Co., Nuiinnu t
Holllatcrit Co Foit st
(tru.vn&o mill Cni'tngc.
Frank llustacc, Queen st
O. Robinson, Queen st
Mrs. Turner, King st
I'lro IiiHiirnupc AgrtitH.
II. Rlcincnschiieldcr,..nl Wilder & Uo'e.
C. O. Bergcr, Merchant si
CJciU'h C'nriiiMliliii; 2oodn.
Uhlers & Co., Fort ut
X. S. Sachs, Forist
Gonsnlvcs & Co., Hotel st
II S Trcgloan Fort & Hotel sta
roeci'iCN nnd I'i m IsIoiih.
A. S. Cleghorn & Co .'....Queen st
Wolfe it lid wards,.. .Fort &, Nunnnu Hit
Lewis & Co, Hotel st
Horwe Hhoelnc HliopH.
Wilson Rio? Fori st
Horse Trnincro, &r.
II Keith Knpiolani P.tik
l, itrunancc Queen cc rtmcminwi
Levy & Wonduiim. Orders at Wiseman's
Jla nnd Feed Htorcn.
Wolfe & Ed wauls. ...King iVsNuuanu sts
Union Feed Co., Queen st
Lalnc & Co Foi t st
G. E. Sherman, Klugst
Dillingham & Co Fort st
J. T. Waterhouse Queen st
IinnortcrM SL Com. Merchant m.
G. W. Macfarlanc & Co., Fort st
C. Brewer & Co., Queen st
Lyons & Levey, Queen st
M. S. Grinbaum & Co., Queen st
. G. Irwlu & Co., Fort si
A. S. Cleghorn & Co., .'. . . Queen st
J. T. Wnieihouse, Queen st
Frceth & Peacock Nuuanu st
Castle & Cooke, .King st
Wing Wo Tai is Co., Nuuanu st
C. O. Berger Merchant st
llymau Bros., Merchant st
Wcnnsr it Co Fort st
W. Auld, Water Works Olllcc
J. A. Hassiuger, Interior OMce
W. C. Aknna King st
S M Carter...
Lowers & Cooke vFort st
Wilder it Co., Fortst
Millinery nnd Dresw Making.
Mrs. A. M. Mollis, Fortst
Dr. Emerson Kukui st
J. M. Oat Ji. it Co., Merchant st
I'lumlicrN und I'aintcrH.
E. C. Howe,.... King st
Brown & Phillips, King st
.1. Nott, Kaahumanu st
Max Kohm Fortst
Williams fc Co., Fortst
A Herbert ICnlihl Valley
J Emmeluth Muiioa Valley
Tuning & Miibical Instruments.
Lycan & Co., Fort st
Noltes Beaver Saloon Fort st
Windsor Restaurant, King st
Casino Kapiolani Pin k
Tourist's Retreat,. Honuapo, Kau, Hawaii
Real Estate Agents.
J. E. Wiseman .' Merchant st
A. S. Hnrtwell, over Bank
J. M. Davidson Kaahumanu st
A. Rosa Gov't Building
W. A. Whiting Kaahumanu st
J. Russell,....''. Merchant st
S. B. Dole,..., Kaahumanu st
F. M. Hatch, Kaahumaun st
R. F. Bickerton, Merchant st
Cecil Brown, . ...Merchant st
J. JI. Monsairnt, Merchant st
T. W. Rawlins King st, Lelco
J- M. Oat .Tr. & Co., Merchant st
J. M- Oat & Co., Queen st
Pierce it Co Queen st
J. Nott, Kaahumanu s
H.S. Trcgloan Fortst
Inter-Island S. N. Co., Esplanade
Wilder's S. S. Co., Fort & Queen sts
Pacific M SSCo Fort & Queen sts
O. S. S. Co., Fort & Qucei) st
Pacific Navigation Co, Queen st
.Tas Brodie Beretania st
Wood and Coal Dralcrn,
Frank llustacc, Queen st
Wines and Spirits,
G. W. Macfarlanc & Co.,.Knahumiinn st
Freeth it Peacock Nuuanu st
Brown & Co Merchant st
Wenncr & Co Fort st
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