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Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands'. , '
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Ami Ihelr agents In
HEW YORK, BOSTON, HONG KONG.
Mcssrsi. N. M. Rothschild ifcSon, London.
The Commercial Hank Co., of Sydney,
Tlit Coinniciclal Hank Co., of Sydney,
The Bank of New Zealand: Auckland,
Chrlstchuroh, and AVcllington.
The Hank of Hrtllsh Columbia, Vic.
torln, 11. 0. and Portland, Or.
Transact a Gcnernl Hanking Business.
Plodged to neither Sect nor Fatty.
But cstaUlshed for the benoflt of till.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 22, 1883.
THIS EVENING'S DOINGS.
Yosemite Skating Rink 7.
Central Park Skating Kink, 7.
Excelsior Lodge, 1.6. O.K., 7:30.
Honolulu Rifles, 7:30.
Meeting Stock Exchange, at 11.
WHY IS IT ?
Among the many inquiries lieaul
every day, but not answered, is one
relating to the now famous contract
laboi circular issued by the Minister
of the Interior and President of the
Board of Immigration, and the posi
tion and functions of the Honorable
A. S. Cleghorn, Inspector-General
of Immigration. The spirit, at
least, of the labor circular was ap
proved by the Bulletin, at the time
it was issued. The steps taken by
the Government to give effect to the
provisions of that document seem,
however, to be somewhat mysterious.
Three separate commissions have al
ready been despatched on missions
of conciliation to plantations from
which distuibances had been re
ported. Where was the Inspector
General of Immigration on each and
all of those occasions? Law is law,
and according to the utterances of
the Minister of the Interior in his
circular of August 11th, the new
arrangements were not intended to
supersede the operation of existing
laws, but rather to. make the course
of true love towards tho contract
laborers run more smoothly. Ac
cording to the statutes of the king
dom, the Honorable A. S. Cleghorn
should have been, ex-officio, at the
head of each of the commissions re
ferred to: Why the Inspector-General
of Immigration was thus left
out in the cold has not yet been ex
plained. The curious feature of the
whole business is that while the com
missioners acting under the Board
of Immigration, at the head of which
presides the able Minister of the In
terior, arc empowered to hear, inves
tigate and dispose of complaints, the
Inspector-General of Immigration is
empowered by the laws of the King
dom to execute precisely the same
functions. It may have been neces
sary for the safety of the kingdom
tliat the Minister of Inlet ior should
have an opportunity of impressing
on the world a due sense of his own
dignity and indispensability. It may
have been, for similar reasons, that
the farcical announcement was made
recently of Mr. Cleghorn's appoint
ment to an office which he has held
for two or three years past.
While the Minister of the Interior
ignores t,he Inspector-General of Im
migration, the proper thing for the
last-named officer will be to ignore
the new commissioners. It is no
far-fetched supposition to contem
plate the possibility of a collision
between the officers whose nutliotity
is derived from the legislature and
the officials created by the fiat of the
Minister of the Interior.
Eunon Bulletin : I have often
noticed that when the would-be re
formers wished to create a sensation
or prejudice against rum, they
would quote some of the few crimes
committed by persons while under
the influence of liquor but take fine
care to never mention one of tho
many crimes committed by persons
in their cool, sober senses. It is
one of the old, old dodges (see article
in Evjininr Bujj.ktik Sept. !)th
headed "Let us reason together,"
iigncd Ileiiry S. Townsend), After
the reader's- imagination is properly
worked up by reading of the crimes,
etc., he is treated to a dessert of
prohibition, and the beautiful work
ing of the prohibition laws in Iowa.
t would kindly ask tho gentleman
to read the following extract taken
ftfrom un editorial in Harper's
TJfieMy, Aug. 1st, a paper he must
and will acknowledge as high author
ity on tho subject: "The temper
nncc question is one of iniDortancc
in Ohio, but the Cincinnati Com-
picrcial-Gazctle, the Commercial
part of which was a Mugwump of
1872, and which is amusingly furi
ous againt the Mugwumps of' 1885,
says in a conciliatory strain, to win
the support of Republican temper
ance voters in Ohio:
" 'The fraud St. John is one of
the half-dozen cranks and hoodlums,
fools and spite-workers and blather
ous lunkheads, who feel that they
arc of importance because their un
scrupulous and unseemly combina
tion defeated Blaine. St. John is
guided by an instinct that is proper
in defending the Copiah murderers.
Blood is thicker than water.'
"This tone will perhaps persuade
ardent temperance men in Ohio that
the Republican party is their best
dependence for the reform which
they seek. But, however that may
be, it is undoubtedly true that the
larger number of strong temperance
voters is attached to that party, and
they will vote with it until prohibi
tion seems to them the chief issue,
and then they will leave it for the
prohibition ranks, because the Re
publican darty will never become a
prohibition party. It may be trust
ed to support a more stringent regu
lation of the traffic than the Demo
cratic party, but nothing more. Its
general policy upon the subject
seems to be justified by the results
of a careful inquiry into the working
of the prohibitory law in Iowa. In
the cities and larger towns it ap
pears that the liquor traffic is openly
or secretly carried on. The whole
number of saloons in twenty-eight
such cities and towns is reported to
bo !)1G, as against 770 before the
law was in operation ; and the in
crease is most decided in the larger
cities. The old revenue from the
sale in such cities is not now re
ceived, of course, although the
number of selling places is greatly
increased. But it is stated that
some local authorities sell licenses
for 'legal drinks' with an under
standing that illegal drinks may be
sold. Naturally the authorities of
the chief cities in the State think
that a license law is preferable in
every way to the prohibition law.
The trouble with a prohibitory
law is that it is of a kind which can
never he enforced against public
sentiment, and the sentiment of
towns and cities is against pro
hibition. Nota Bi:n'i:.
Honolulu, Sept. 19th.
Editor Bulletin : A short time
ago a certain Hawaiian, employed
on a plantation, went to the manager
and represented to him that he was
greatly in need of some money to
buy ciothing for his two little girls,
in order to lit them up for school.
The manager let him have the
money, although he had not yet
earned it. But instead of birying
clothing for his children fie spent
the money for liquor. One Satur
day night he and some of his friends
had a great revel in his own house.
Sunday morning his wife, with her
infant in her arms and ler two little
girls following her, was driven from
home to seek food and shelter from
the drenching rain which was fall
ing, her husband having failed to
provide food for his family, and
having driven them from the house
furnished by his employer.
Yet the law furnishes no help for
this woman or these children. The
man drank the liquor in his own
house, and, so far as known, com
mitted no actual violence against his
wife. He did not violate any law of
the kingdom, and so is not liable to
prosecution. She cannot leave him
without a divorce, and a divorce
was refused her at the last term of
the Circuit Court. Is it not time to
recognize the fact that society has
the right to prevent a man from
drinking what he pleases, even in
his own house?
IIenuy S. TOWNSL'NI).
IX ADDITION TO MY
Gentlemen's Furnishing Goods
I HAVE ItECEIVKI) I!V MA Itll'OSA
The Largest Stock
JIoii'h and TSov'H
i:T.U OFJ-EUEn '10 THE 1'BIII.K!.
These Goods Need Only to be Seen to
JPricew X-over !
THAN EVKK BOLD IIK1IE lJRFOnK.
At tho residence of Jlr. David Oxlcy,
Queen street, (C. P. Ward PicmlscR), on
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. i!3d,
At 10 a.m., will be bold
The Entire Household Fur'ture
HV Maible Top Bedroom Sets, Bed.
steads, Bureaus, "tVnshstands, Chnirs,
Towel Hacks, Spring and Hair Mat.
tresses, Mosquito Nets, DlnnkctB, Cover,
lets, Pllows, Towels, Hair Cloth Lounge,
Iron Bedsteads, Single Bcdslcnds, Paint,
rd Bedroom Sets, Koa Bcdstcads,Lamps,
Spittoons, China Chairs, Parlor Furni.
lure, Ueutio Table Set, Dining Table,
Crockery and Glassware, Stove &. Kitch
en Utensils, itc. Also, One Horse, liar.
ness and 1 Brake. Also,
-Vt fc"iinie Time,
Will be sold the Lease of the premises
for the balance of term, 4 years and !J
months., until .Inn. 1, 1800, at a rental of
$25 per month.
131 ijt E. P. ADAMS & CO., Auct'rs.
AT Palama, a house with four room's,
kitchen and wnsh-housc, also a
largo yard. Rent $15 n month. Apply
to (lill tf) .1. C. EDWARDS.
ANEW y.roonicd Cottage with a lnrgc
yard on the Asylum roiul. Rent
$10 per month. Apply of
iai if J.'C. EDWARDS.
AN imported Milclf Cow. Thorough
lv quiet. Applvat
LEWIS BROS., Grocer,
131 Jit Hotel bti cet .
A GIRL, about 1" years old, to mind
children and 'do geneial house
work (German preferred). Good wages
and good home. Enquire at this office.
r"HHE quarterly meeting of the Union
JL Feed Company will be held at the
offlceof A. .1 Cnrtwrlght on THURS
DAY, September 24th, at half.past 11
o'clock. W. S. HANKS,
131 2t . Secretary.
LOST or STOLEN.
A BOX without mark containing
wa'shing was taken away from the
wharf at Hana, Maui, on the Oth Sep
tember. Anybody who will give in
formation concerning the siuxc which
will lead to recovery will be paid .?5.00
reward. Most of tho articles were
marked M.U., A.U. and F.W.
131 2t MRS. MARIE UNNA.
Chas. Brewer & Go's
1!03T0N4,I-E OP PACKETS.
A lirt-nla-s vessel will be laid on in this
line to sail in all the month of Novem
ber next, if sulllcicnt inducement ofl'ets.
For freight apply to
CHAS. BREWER & CO.,
No. 27 Kllby street.
Or to Boston, Mas;.
C. BREWER & CO.,
Honolulu, Sept. 22, 1885. 131 3w
SLOOP FOR SALE
A O? AUCTION.
The Sloop LARK nearly new, .'Oft long
about 4tt depth ot hold & 0ft beam, with
Sailn, Masts, Yard--, Anchor,
KopcN, Skc, .
As she now lies at Bien cr'h wharf. By
order of J. E. WISEMAN, I will sell at
public auction the above described
THURSDAY, SEPT. 24, 1885
At 12 o'clock noon,
At the whaif named above. For fur
ther pnrliculars, apply to
LEWIS J. LEVEY, Auct-r
Or J. E. WISEMAN, Campbell's Block.
I. J. NOLTE'S
JUST RECEIVED !
St Louis Lapr Beer
In Quatts and Pints. For Snje ln
Lots to Suit ut
F.A. Sohaefer & Oo.'s
Sale of Paiikaa
By order of (ho Hon. W. L. Green, I
salesroom In Honolulu,
MONDAY, OCTOBER J.2,
At 12 o'clock noon, unless disposed
of nt private sale,
4,200 SHARES 4,200
Of the Capital Slock or the PAU
KAA SUGAR COMPANY,
Par Value, $ 1 0 pr share
In lots to suit purchasers. For further
partlcuhus, cnnuiio of Jonathan Austin
or F. M. Hatch.
127 21t LEWIS J. LKV11Y, Auet'r.
Valuable Real Estate
FOR NAM AT AUCTION.
1 have leoclved Instructions to sell at
public auction on "Sutui-ilay. Sept.
SOtli, at 1 o'clock p.m., nt my sales.
room, thnt rcrtnin
Yalflie Utilise iiml Lot
On Ewa side of Foit street above Kukul
street, next and mauka to the piemiscs
now occupied by Mrs. Love. The dwell
ing consists of fi rooms and Cook House,
and the lot has a frontnge on Fort street
of 130 feet and is 22:1 feet deep.
Teinii C11M1, and deed- :it expense of
purelmsels. For fiutlur paitlculais and
plan of the propcity apply to
LEWIS J. LEVEY,
Bingham, Alexander & Bere
I luve received instructions to oiler at
Public Auction, on
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7
At 12 o'clock M., at my salesrooms,
unless previously disposed of by
private sale, those
Lots of Land
On Hingham, Alexander (continuation)
and licrctauia stieets. Numbered 1 to
0 as per plan ni my office, and at the
following upset prices, vi,-:j
No. 1 Bingham st, about 200ft depth,
90ft front. Upset Price $850.
No. 2 -Bingham and Alexander sts,
about 190ft depth, 90ft front.
TJpset Price $950-
No. 3 Alexander st. 175ft depth, 100
ft front- Upset Price $800.
No- 4-Alexander st, 175fc depth, 90ft
front. Upset Price $800.
No. 5 Beretania st, 190ft depth, 87
l-2ft front. Upset Price $1,
050. No. 6 Beretania and Alexander sts,
190ft depth, 87 l-2ft front.
These Lots adjoin Mr. Dillingham's
residence on the Eastern side; are op
posite Mr. Graham's and near the resi.
denco of Ppl. Sprcckcl -, and about three
minutes walk from the regular omnibus
route to Punahou, and on the line of the
pioposed.Htrcet railway. By agreement
with Mr. Wilder, pure artesian water
will be furnished at low rates. The
neighborhood is very pleasant, and the
pure, fresh bicczc from Mano.v Vnlley
makes the location a healthy one. The
terms of the halo will be namely:
Long Terms, Low Interest !
One-foui th in 1 Year,
, One-fourth In 2 Years,
One.foiirth in !l Years,
With Intert-Ht ut 7 Per Cent !
IS"?" Tarties wishing to purchase for
Cah will receive a liberal discount.
The Plans are nt my Booms, call and
see them, and select a Lot at once, as I
expect to dispose of them all before day
of Public Sale.
't3T Deeds at purchaser's expense,
120 3w LEWIS J. LEVEY, Auet'r.
and Lock Smith,
Bethel St., next to Posl-Offlre,
Sewing Machines of all kinds repaired.
All kinds of Light Machinery repaired
on Short Notice.
N.B. flood Woikmnnship and Charges
124 Strictly Model ate. ly
MB D. L. AHPIIABT hcioby inti.
mutes that he has this day with,
drawn from tho ilrm of Soyong & Ah.
phart, and that ho will carry on tho Imsi.
ness of an Employment Agency, Anglo.
Chjncse Interpreting, Collecting Ac.
counts and pther Agency Business at
Sun Kjin Lung Co.'s, 48 Hotel street,
113 tf '
Nog. 61, 63 and
Wo wish to ntinouucu tho arrival of our new auminer Slock hi our f
which ia the most complete in this city.
te Feathers Cleaned and Curled.S
Native Straw Sewed in all tho Styles of Hats.
500 pieces of Dress Lawns nt very Low Prices. , f ' i -,-.
New designs in Dress Goods, Satins & Huntings. '
Ladies' Wrappers and Children's Dresses
in large varieties. A large invoice of Laces and Embroideries.
Ladies', Mioses', Children's and Infants' Hosiery
in the latest styles.
BOYS' WAISTS ! BOYS' WAISTS !
Youths', Bo3s' and Children's Clothing a specialty.
Bar NEW GOODS IN EVERY DEPARTMENT. -a
fiST Call and be Convinced, -a
S. COHN & COMPANY.
Pacific Hardware Company
SUCCESSORS TO DILLINGHAM & CO. AND SAM'L NOTT
IMl'OBTEBS AND DEALERS IN
Hardware, Agricultural Implements, House Furnishing
Goods, and General Merchandise
Justicceivcd Eddy's Befiigcrators and Ice dusts, new styles of Chnndelicrs
and Library -Lamps, Stoves and Ranges, Keioscne Oil Stoves.
ETFAIIIBANKS' AJST IIOWJE'S SCA.T-..ES. -a
All of Inch arc offered upon favorahle terms.
PACIFIC HARDWARE COMPANY.
ITT, 1. 8 Miiai Street
Granite, Iron and Tin Ware !
Chandeliers, Lamps and Lanterns,
WATER PIPE and RUBBER HOSE,
House Keeping Goods,
PLUMBING, TIE, COPPER AND
993 SHEET IRON WORK.'
JOSEPH E. WISEMAN, '
The Only Eecognized General Business Agent on the Hawaiian Islands'
KSXABLISIIED 1 870.
Offices in Camphell's Fire-proof Buildintr, 27 Merchant St., Honolulu, H. I
x. o. Box :nr
X DEPARTMENTS : . . jf
REAL ESTATE AGENT Buys and sells Kcal Estate in all pans of the King
doin. Bents Ofllces, Houses, Cottages and Rooms.
SOLICITING AGENT- FOB WILDEB'8 INTER-ISLAND Sl'EAMERS-Tour
istsnnd the Traveling Public will apply to mo for Tickets and Informatlon'to
SOLICITING AGENT FOB THE MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. OF NEW
YORK Tho Largest, Giandcst and Soundest Institution of its kind in tho
AGENT FOB THE GREAT BURLINGTON RAILWAY, ROUTE IN AMERICA
This Route excels all other routes going East, tho scenery being the grande
tho meals the choicest and tho Palace and Dining Cars tho handsomest and moft
EMPLOYMENT AGENT Finds Employment for all -coking work in tho vari
ous branches of industry on tho Islands.
SOLICITING AGENT FOB THE CITY OF LONDON FIRE INSURANCE CO,
Tho best known Company in the Islands.
CUSTOM HOUSE BROKER Enteis Goods nt Custom House, pays and discharges
Freight and Duty Bills under power of Attorney.
MONEY BROKER Loans Money at all times on nr-tclns- seem illy,
GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT Legal PnporR of every description draw n. Bills
Distributed nnd Collected. Books and Accounts kept and adjusted. Records
Searched. Bents Collected. Taxes and Insuianco on Properly looked after.
Copying nnd Engrossing done. Advertisements, Newspaper Arti'le, Corres
pondence and Commercial Business of every nature promptly and acruratejy
AGENT FOB THE NEW MUSIC HALL AT IIONOLUI.U-Coinpanles abroad
will correspond with mo for terms, etc, Order- for Island Shells, Curios, Lnvu
Specimens, Native Views and Photos carefully fdlcd and forwarded, to nil pans
of the World.
EST Information uppcrtuiniug to tho Islands given and all corre.pondcucc fulth.
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873 Qeneral Bmlneu AgenJ, Honolulu Hawaiian Island!,
65 Fort Street,
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