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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 1885.
LI HUNG CHANG.
a slw and rr.ctfuAK vir.w or the
ni:AT cursusn statesman.
The Jlochi Shimbun, a Japanese
vernacular journal, says:
Among foreigners and Japanese
all point to Li Hung Chang as the
gteat personage in China. Some
ovon put hira on a parallel with
Prince Bismarck, anil 1, also, before
coining to China, thought him to be
the fiist man in the country anil ono
wlioscnutuo was held sncicd by his
countrymen, but, contrary to my
expectation, there aic many men in
the Chinese Government who aic
mote honored and rcveicnccd by the
Chinese than Li. .Moi cover, the
Chinese never even in their dreams
think of him as foicigncrs do. Tso-tsung-tang
is one among many who
is mote honored by his countrymen
than Li. Most of the Viccioys aic
equal in influence with Li, and some
of them aic moio highly esteemed
than he. Looking at Li .fiom
another point than being one who is
greatly honoicil, viz., at his official
rank, he is not l'limc Minisler, or
Vice-Minister of Stale, he only hblds
the lank of Dnigakuski (gteat. stu
dent) of the Cabinet, and practically
he only administcis the Government
of tho province of Chile as its Vice
toy, and his power as such is no
greater than that of any other Vice
toy. As a Daigakushi ho htfs four
who are bis equals, and as Vicctoy
there" ate eighteen his equals, and
above him there is a Minister whose
orders ho must obey. The ofllcc of
Li .Hung Chang is not the same as a
Prime Minister of the "Wcstei n na
tions. If we investigate into tho
reason why he is so renowned among
Western nations, and by Japan,
whilst he has many equals in his
oflloial rank, and at the same time
not considered by his countrymen so
great a personage, we shall ascct
tain it is ftom no gteat depth of
learning. Forcigncts honor him for
a secret purpose, and Japanese,
of this, follow in their
1IATISF.D OF rOREIOXKKS.
The obstinacy of the Ministcis of
tho Chinese Government is very
great, and words cannot express it.
Even to this day thej' tegard all for
eigners as ''barbarous people," and
are ashamed to have any intercourse
with them, and even the Minister of
Foreign Affaira will not meet Minis
ters of foreign countries. Unless
upon most important business, their
inlereourss almost stops at thoir
own officials. When Westerns call
on the Chinese Minister of loicign
Affairs, not knowing that they will
be treated so contemptuously, he
declines to sec them, and orders aro
given to the doorkeeper to send them
out of the house, and on their de
parture salt is sprinkled on the door
way. JJow, if such is the conduct
of the Minister of Foreign Affairs,
it can be conjectured wuat tho others
would bo. The above is the way
foreigners aredtcated by tho Chi
nese olHcials, but, as most of the
foreigners aic met chants, their ob
ject is to obtain money from the
hands of the Chinese Government,
they do all they possibly can to be
come intimate with the ministers,
but, as above staled, it is in vain.
Li Ilung-Chung, however, after lie
obtained distinction by the aid of
foreigners during the recentj rebelli
on, lias inleicoursc with foreigners.
There is the point. Forcigncts
desirous of getting money from the
Chinese Government through him,
bribe him and Hatter him and call
him the gicatcst man in China, they
magnify his impoitance, giving it
Look at all this with calm eyes it
becomes sickening. It is well enough
for foreign merchants to do all this
in older to, by all manner of moans,
, ..obtain money, hut it is lidiculous
.for the Japanese, who hear all this
flattery, that they should imitate the
Westet ir people, and pay great rev
erence to Li. What object cau
Japan have to praise Li ho much,
regarding him as tho greatest man
in the East, and thrust aside other
gieat men, his countrymen? Li
Hung Chang has experienced many
changes and has seen much unfold
ing of events, and as such must not
be regarded as an ordinary indivi
dual, hut if wo consider the point of
his gcncial ability it will be in
" fraudulency." In the time of tho
icbellion, he was told by General
Gotdon that lie would cause the
submission of all tiic rebels if he
(Li) would promise not to kill thoin.
Li assured him he would not, but
Gordon, doubting him, asked him
two or three times, nnd each time
was promised that he would not
sacrifice their lives. Gordon there
upon cnteted their forticss, and, by
the confidence licinspitcd for their
safety, obtained their surrender and
took the leadcis to his camp. After
this, and unknown to Gordon, Li
had them killed, which enraged
Gordon, who declined any fmthcr
intercotusc with him. All this is a
matter of fact, nnd clearly demon
strates L,i's disposition, Li has
obtained the honor of being the first
personage in the East, but it is a
ALL orders for Cartage promptly at.
tcmlcii to. P.uticular attention
palil to the
Storing- & Shipping
of goods In transit to the other Islands.
Also, Black and White Sand
in ipi.tntUkM to suit at lowest pi Ices.
OfliCC on Queen Street,
opposite A. XV. 1'lciuu & Co 's.
MUTUAL TELEPHONE, No. l.
ft iio. iv. r . .himiiq tuitua jfiuuuiu
no 1 lmnniLi .i ..1 .
in announcing tnnt sue lias leased
Tho Beautiful Soasidc Rcsldonco
Of Mi. Allen Hcrbctl, at WA1KIIU,
Honolulu' famous Milliliter resort, nnd
is piep.ucil to accommodate pailicsdc
sbous of enjoying tho balmy air, unsur
p iv c I si.i.b.it'liing, and troplc.il lest and
quia of tills ulmrming place. Every
iiicllily is ollcicil for tho perfect enjoy,
meal of this ideal watering place. By
special arrangement Doilil's Lino of
'Huses will take passengers to the en.
tr.intu of the place, when t o or more
For term1!, eto , apply to Mr. Congilon,
Telephone No. o02, Queen St., Honolulu,
or to the undersigned, at tho residence.
31118. A. F. MOItltlS.
Wniklki Telephone, No. 237. Lessee.
United Carriage Co.
PLEASE take notice thai the UNIT
ED CARRIAGE CO. (Telephone
200), having been re-organbed, wish
respectfully to inform Tourists and the
public generally, that in order to com.
pete with another firm who prohibits
other hacks but their o n from soliciting
patronage at the Hotel, thoy hae
lound it ncccssaiy to unite more strong,
ly, and have helectcd from aliout 250
hacks now tunning in Honolulu, a num
ber of llrsl-cliss teams, which in nddi.
tion lo tho teams wo already have mnko
the UNITED CARRIAGE CO. the
strongest in Honolulu. Most of the
drivers in this company, who by hard
woik and pcrseoi.ince have become
owners of the teams they drive, have
agreed to conform to certain lules
deemed necessary by the managers for
the protection of Tourists and the pub
He against overcharging, incivility, &c.
Two very important rules governing the
d rivets of tho UNITED CARRIAGE
CO., ate Rule No 1, that expels any
driver fiom the company who wilfully
charges more than the legitimate rates
of fare; Rule No. 2 compels any of our
diivcrs to tespond to a Telephone call
whether it be u Ten Cent or a Ten Dob
lai laic. Thus it can be seen that the
object of the company is to supply tho
public with good teams diivett by good,
icliublc men, who will do their best to
give satisfaction, and hope by so doing
lo merit a shaic of public putionage.
All complaints left at our ofllcc, in the
shape of a note directed to the miwagcis
of the UNITED CARRIAGE CO., will
ttceivc ptonipt attention.
IXITE1) VASIIIAUE CO.
Ofllco and Cairiagc Stand next door E
.. O. Hall's, corner of King and Tort Hie.
jMtici; x-.iwx' oif
l'Kit 10 100 1000
18 to 24 inches.. COc 81.00 $2000
2 toll feet 00c (100 UCOO
3to4feet $1.23 850 55.00
1-Lii 10 100 1000
4 to inches... 2.00 $10.00
0 to 12 inches.. 50c 2.50 15.00
12 to 18 " .. COc 3.50 20.00
IS to 2 1 " .. 75c 5.00 30.00
2 to iJ feet $1.00 7.00 40.00
U to 1 " 1.25 0.00
4 to 5 " 1.75 12.00
Slot " 2.50 1C.0O
Cuttings, per 100, 1.00; per 1,000, $0.C0.
While Mill but ry Seed, per ounce, 30
cjnts; per pound, $3.00.
Ruian Mulberry Seed, per ounce, L0
cents; per pound, $700.
Miss Nellie Lincoln Rossiter
Is Agent for tho following papeis:
South and West, semi-monthly, EOc n
Farmer's Call, weekly, 50c per year;
Farmer's Home, monthly, 50c per year;
Home and School Visitor, monthly,
76o per year.
As nit inducement to paitics to order
their Silk Worm Eggs during the sum
mcr, lo bo forwarded in the Inll, I oiler
premiums, from April 1st, as follows;
For $1, 2,000 egiM, nnd n book of in
struction. For $2, 5,000 eggs, book of instruction
and any one paper.
For $3, y.oi.. eggs, and any two papers.
For ?5, 1 oz, eggs, t o papers and hook.
For $9.50, 2 oz. eggs, and threo papeis.
For 514, il o. eggs, 3 papers and book.
For $17, 4 o. eggs, nnd four papers.
For $21, 5 o, eggs, 4 papeis and book.
Tho ubovo charges "urotho icgulor
list prices for uggs," nnd tho papers will
bo sent as hero stated for one year.
Thoso sending oidcrs through tho sum.
mcr, accompanied by tho cash amount,
(Post-Qlllee oiders payublo to me, on
Post Office, Pcmbetlon, NcwJeisey, U.
S. A.) will receive tho picmlums to
which their oulcr entitles them, com.
mencing at once, and tho eggs will be
sent about November 1st.
MUiIili: MXCOIiX ltONMITI'.It,
Practical Silk Culturlst,
New Lisbon, Burlington Co,,
077 NEW JERSEY.
Building Lots for Sale.
SEVERAL building lots for raid or
tent at Kapalnma, near thcNluhc
lownl bridge, on the Ewa side of tho
lnno leading to Austin's estate. Easy
tcrm3. Apply lo AV. O. ACI11,
Law ofllco of XV. It. Castle. 837 If
My Book of Instruction,
"SILK AND THE SILK WORM,"
Gives all ncccssnry information.
I'rlci", Twcnty-FUc Cents per copy.
Silk Worm Eire. Reels. Trees. Cut.
tings, Seeds, &c, foi sale at tho very
lowest market lates.
Thermometer and Barometer Comblnod
For use of Silk Rtisci.s, fice by mall
only 75 cents.
I will be pleased to glvo information
to corucpomlcnts who apply by loiter,
inclosing two cent stamp lor reply.
Nneelnirn Uoxph of Cocoons A. Itcol
cd bilk, as Ccuta.;
None but articles df tho first quality sold
Address nil communications to
Miss Nellio Lincoln Rosslter,
Practical Silk Culturlst,
New Lisbon, Burlington Co.
344 NEW JE15SEY.
IN TUB f
WHICH GOES INTO
Most of the Houses
A Select Stock
The Latest Yet !
Nothing Like this in the Market
Call and Examino for Yourself !
On her last trip, brought to these
Islands the best Selected Stock of
Ladies', Children's and Men's Wear
Line ever brought to this market.
Mr. P. Mclnerny.
a store next to Lycan & Co.'s, Fort
Street, where the above stock can
This large stock -lias been selected
with great care and bought
3P0 3Efc OASX-i,
And will be sold at living rates,
Everything that belongs to a first
class Boot and Shoe store can be
KEMEMBElt THE PLACE,
Fort Street, next door to
Lycan & Co.
VHjUE1CS s. s. CO.
Leavci Honolulu each Tuesday at
4 p.m., touching nt Labnlna, Mna
laca Bay, Makcna, Mabukona, Ka
walhae, Laupabocboo and Hllo.
Ilcturnlng, will touch at all tho
alove port9, arriving at Honolulu
each Saturday afternoon.
&. FOR KOLOA & WAIMEA,
" Tho Clipper Schooner
F. Kibbling, .... Mnstbr,
Will run rcgulnrlv to tho ports of
KOLOA, HANAPEPE & WAIMEA,
KAUAI. For freight or passngo apply
to tho Captain on board, or lo the i
Pacific Naviovtion Co.,
8S0 ilm Cor. Nuuanu & Queen sts.
Iltn FAST RAIt.IXU
will run legul'irly
TO WAIALUA EVEUY MONDAY,
i Ueturnlng on Thursday, weather
For fteight or passage apply to tho
Captain on botid, or to
Pacific Navigation Co.,
u a -sr u
Wllcox'u Machine Made.
Families and otheta iu want of Good,
Machine Rftade Poi,
Can obtain tho same ill quantities to
sult'by leaving oido'rn and con-
At Pacific Navigation Co.'s Building,
861 QupeUjStieet. tf
A PURE, 'WHOLESOME, RE
According to tho highest nnd best medi
Manufactory, : : : No. 13 Liliha Stf
P. O. Box, tnt). Telephone, 281
8Sf All orders i ci uivo prompt attention.
"Key" Brand Gin
For Sole in quantities to suit.
Freeth & Peacock,
23 NUUANU STREET,-
Honolulu, : : : r' : :' : H. I.
t 0731111 '
Corner ot l'ort anil Hotel Htn.
iv 870. ' i.
, LOVE'S NEW PAPERY !
"ITRS. .LOVE desire's to intimato to
XTX her numerous old customers and
the public generally, that hor'bnUcry,
Has been i restored lu handsome, sub
Btautlal and convenient form, Sho Is
therefore prepared to Supply1 the largest
' Plain arid' Fancy Bread
of tho best rptality, and manufactured
by tho most approved ntcthpds.
Everything, in tho lino of a flrst-olass
bakery will ue carried on with gi cater
facility than before tho fire.
The 'Lunch & Coffee Room
is hlso restored In more elegant stylo
than over, nnd at rntea that cannot bo
underbid by any restaurant.
Brick Building, 73 Nuuanu Strcol.
AOfeKT TO TAKE
Acknowledgments lo Labor Conlracls;
Ofllco with Mr, FiBlibourne. 009 8m
- v I
J . J
Alrtlccn, nenr Cfcuecit St.
C. J. Haiiukk, Propilejor.
Contracting & Building:
Mouldings and Finish always on hand.
E5p Orders promptly attended lo. -a
Jlnrd nnd Soft Siovo Wood,
1)34 Cut and Split ly
TTAVING ENLARGED THESE
Central & Commodious Stables
wo ate , prepared to furnish first-class
turnouts with gentle horses, with or
without drivers, A lino wagonette In
Ifn'ckHnt till Hour..
day and night. Horses taken to board
by day week, or month, on reasonable
terms. Saddle horses to lot.
IIorecH XJoiig?lit ancl Sold,
C. AV. MACFARLANE, PW,
E. R. MILES, j l rol h
021) 3m Telephone No. 32.
LAINE & CO.
Have a Lirgo Stock of the
VEE.Y BEST HAY.
Which is offered at Lowest Market Prices
Dolivored Free to any part of the City
AGENTS FOS THE
Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Agents for tho Hoover -Telephone.
Telephone No. 147. 700
Tin, Copner and Sheet Iron "Worker
Plumber, Gas Fitter, &c.
Stoves and Ranges
of all kinds.
Plumbers' stock and metals,
House Furnishing Goods,
Chandeliers, Lamps, &c.
Honolulu, Jan. 11, 1885.
C. O. 13ERGER, Esq.,
Agent Macncalo & Urban Safes.
It is with great pleasure that
I add tny testimony to the Firc-Pioof
qualities of your Safes.
I had a small ' single door Macncale &
Urban Safo in last tilgbt'ii terrible Arc,
and, on opening tho same this morning,
fouud its contents consisting ot books,
papers, and money to tho amount of
' $1040 IN PERFECT CONDITION.
T am so well satiMU'd with tho result
that I want another No. a Safo at once.
GEO. M. RAUl'P,
02G Germ nn in Maiket.
XiJ I B B9 Bao loai 'w
, EvBjy Description of Joli Printing
Executed with neatness and dispatch,
Baily-Bulletin' Steam Printing Office,
Bill i Heads
C. BREWER & CO,
OiTei I'oi ale
LIST OF 1RCHAM8B,
Ex Top Carriages.
STEAi C OAL.
Com. 'Wood Chairs,
Fine Molnsiios Shooks,
Ice Chests, Nos, 2, 3. nnd 6,
Lobsters, lib tns j Roans, 81b Iiib
Hay Cutters, Nos. 1, 2, & 3.
Falrbauk's Scales, Nos. 7,8,10&11J
Centrifugal Lining, 14 inch ;
Comp. Nails, , l-lnch.
Manila Cordage, Assorted:
Galvnnlzed Fence Staples,
mmi mm 20 and 25 galls.;
Sisal Rope, Assorted,
Y. METAL SHEATHING
16, 18, 20,22, 24 and 28 oz.;
Hair Mattresses !
Grindstones, Rubber Hose,
Hide Poison, Barbed
"Wire, Refined Iron,
ANNEALED FENCE WIRE,
Gal.mizcd Screws and "Washers.
Horso Shoeing a specialty
A first-class man being specially engaged
for that work.
Ship and Wagon work faithfully
Shop on the Esplanade, op. Hoppcr's.304
o. j. McCarthy,
OF THE ASTOR HOUSE
70 nolel Street.
Ha just received, per Alameda, tho fob
lowing choice brands ot
American Cigars !
Beauty's Bower, Henry Clay,
Sampler, Stud, Crane, Western Bell
La Belle California Las Ninfus
Full Moon. Snow Drop,
C3? Theso Cigars are manufactured
from the choicest of American and Ha
Come and try ilioiu !