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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2, 1885.
OCEAN MAIL SUBSIDIES.
Special despatch to S. J' Gall.)
Washington, Nov. '22. Postmaster-General
Vilas will, according to
an editorial hi this morning's 1'ost,
niako in his annual repot t a defence
of his action in refusing to distri
bute the S 100,000 appropriated by
the act of March Unl last, to be
paid to American steamship lines for
carrying foreign mails. The argu
ment in the Post, which rai evi-
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ucuuy luspiiuu uy uiu j. eiswnasiiu- in
uenerat, is a tame excuse lor a pal
pable violation of an act. of Con
gress. The Postmaster - General
claims that the law was not manda
tory, but that he could or could not
obey its piovision at his discretion.
A good deal of space is devoted to
what is called the abuse and mis
representation of "the organs of the
Pacific Mail Steamship Company,"
and the Postmaster-General protests
that he has not endeavored to dis
courage American shipping. The
article says that the Postmaster
General explored, with genuine and
anxious vigilance, the new field
broached by the act of March Jlnl,
but the investigation disclosed in
superable iliilicultics. It appeared
first that the assigning of contiacts
as a result of competitive bids as
hopelessly impossible, as in only
two instances among the numerous
ocean routes over which the mails
were to be sent w as there competi
tion. The others were in the hands
of monopolies,. In only two cases,
theieforc, could the law be obeyed ;
in the lest the law would have to
be ilagiantly set at naught. Be
tween New i'oi k and Havana, and
between San Fiancisco and Asia
the department could have secured
for the Government the benefit of
competition, but over the other
routes, to South America, Ccntial
America, Australia and New Zeal
and, the monopoly lines would have
been without restraint. They were
free to demand the maximum of
fifty cents per mile specified in the
law. According to the figures found
in the depaitmcnt, when the Demo
cratic administration came in, the
total number of miles bailed in 1881
by ships cairying United States
mail was 2,050,000, and at the fifty
cent rate allowed in the act this
would call for $1,025,000, two and
a half times the amount appropri
ated for the purpose. It is claimed
that by the arrangement now made
the mails arc transported quicker
and more frequently than foimerly,
and that the country is therefoie
benefited by the Postmaster-General's
action. It is evident that
General Vilas fcais that Congress
will investigate his course in the
matter of the refusal to obey the
plain intent of that body when the
act in question was passed, and
seeks to create public opinion in his
favor bj' getting his defence in print
in advance of the meeting of Con
gress. The enforcement of Bismarck's
edict exiling Russian Poles fiom
Prussia has caused gi eat suffei ing,
and a relief committee at Cracow
calls the edict cruel and inhuman.
The feeling of bitterness engendered
is becoming daily more intensified.
The inconvenient consequences of
the withdrawal of Belgium from the
Latin Monctaiy Union are beginning
to be felt in France. In a few weeks
the Belgian silver five-franc piece
will cease to be a legal tender. The
total loss on all the repudiated money
circulating in France will exceed
Cottage to Let at Falama.
CONTAINING 4 Rooms, Kitchen and
Bathroom. Apply to
180 tf J. O. EDWARDS.
Has just received
Fresh Eastern Cranberries,
Mince Meat in tubs and tins,
Tabic Raisins, Sultana Raising
Currants, Citron, Lemon & Orango
Peel; Almonds, Walnuts,
Prunes, Dried Peaches, Fiesh Apples;
Tins Lady Fingers, Oswego Cakes,
Honey Cakes, Ginger Snnps,
Wino Cuickers, assoitcd Crackers,
Chocolate, Cocoa; Bacon,
Dupeo Eagle Hrand Hams; Cheese,
Luid. K.bbU. Beet and Poik.
Kits Silmon, Tins Soused Mackeiel,
Lobsteis, Little Neck Clams,
Quahuugs, Boneless Cooked Hams;
Plum Pudding, Crosse & Blackwell's
Pickles and Pie Fruit;
.Tapuii mid Comet Ten,
Wheat, Oats, Bian, Coin, Barley,
Onions; Mottled Soap, Star of the
Kitchen Soap; Kerosene Oil,
Boston Dairy Salt, 101b. bags;
Buckwheat Flour; New Orleans Mo-
lasses. Cal. Syrup, Maple Syrup;
Family Flour, Germea;
Old Virginia Sweet & Sour Pickles;
01les, aud a general assortment of
Staple and Fancy Groceries.
Mf Goods delivered to all pails of the
City. Island orders will rccelvo caieful
attention. Telephone 110.
174 lm OHAB, HUSTACE, King fit.
TO Loan on Real Estato Sccinlty, in
Sums of not less than 1,000 ouch.
Apply to J. M. MONSAKRAT.
.No. 27 Merchant Streot. 101 tf
DR. URINKERHOFF'S system of
RcCta) Ticitmcnt. A now treat,
ment for Hemorrhoid1), Fistula and other
diseases of the rectum, by a piocess
sure, snfo and p'llnlci.
Dll. MoWAYNE, Hi Alakci st.
ARTISTIC SIGNS A SPECIALTY.
78 King Street, Honolulu.
P. 0. Box MO.
Jas. W. Robertson,
ACCOUNTANT AND COPYIST.
Hooks and Accounts neatly and coirect.
ly kept, also nil kinds ol copying at
tend eel to. Oillee with lluslaee & Ho
bertson. 8!) tf
Notice to Horse Owners.
HORSE CLIPPING done in the neat
est manner, shortest order and at
lowest rates, with the new Amciican
Lightning Horse-Clipping Machine,
which glides oerthuni like lightning,
Iciving them looking as smooth :is a
planed boaid. No more humane net can
lie done to n hoi so than to have his long
coal icmocd in this waim climate.
U. 11. MILES, Proprietor.
Coi. Punchbowl & Queen Sis. 175 lm
KEAL ESTATE FOIt SALE
A RARE chance for securing a desir.
able homestead. Tlneo Lots only,
on the easterly side ol Mnkiki Street,
adjoining the mauka side of Mr. Wultei
Seal's place. A ciy pleasant neigh
borhood; n ucvci falling supply of pure
water in the street fioin the Makiki
ltehcivolr. Terms, one (bird tush, the
lcmaindei In 1 and 2 yeirs with interest
at S per cent. net. Maps and plans can
be seen at the office of
170 tf W. R. CASTLE.
Dwelling House for Kent.
$45 per Month and
THE largo dwelling house and lot
occupied by D. D. Baldw in front
ing on Dole stieut, at Fimikou, and run
ning through to Duck with street. The
house contains S large looms, 3 pantries,
1 bathroom, 4 huge closets, kitchen ad
joining. There is a large barn with
servant's room on the grounds, also an
office scp.ir.ito liom the main building.
The lot is nearly 2 acres in extent and
afibids considerable pasture and lire
wood. Everything in good repair. Gov
ernment water laid on. Enquire of
132 tf S. D. DOLE.
Two Suburban Cottages to
FIRST That elegant Cottage liithei
to occupied by the ownei, John
Robello. with fine ilower and truit
garden, stables, etc. Terms favorable.
SECOND The tuo-story Cottage two
doois makiii of the above, lately occu
pied by the late A. T. Baker, having
garden, stable, etc. Tcims faorablc.
Doth premises are connected with the
city water service. Apply to
Queen Stieet. 104 tf
D. L. AIIPIIART hcrebj inti
mates that he has this day with.
drawn from the firm of Soyong & Ah
phart, and that he will carry on the busi
ness of an Employment Agency, Anglo.
Chinese Interpreting, Collecting Ac
counts and other Agency Business at
Sun Kim Lung Co.'s, 43 Hotel street.
A NEW LOT.
FOR SALE BY
E. 3?. .A-tltviiiw & Co
St'm Candy Factory
71 HOTEL HT., between
Nuuanu and Foit Sts.
Has always on hand the largest Stock
of Candies, both Plain and Fancy, guar,
anteed to be STRICTLY PURE.
AVlioloMule anil Retail.
Rich Wedding Cakes
Ot a Twenty Yeaib' Reputation, all
bies always on hand, ornamented
in any Slyle.
Pastries of All Description Made to
Order at Short Notice.
Fresh every Day,
Bell and Mutual Telephone, No, 74.
V, O. Box No. 70. 108
LEWIS & CO.,
O? ivml OO Hotel Street,
NEW GOODS JUST RECEIVED ON ICE:
Eistcm Shad, Flounders, Rock Cod, Sinclli, Crab', E islet n Oysters, Cala Fresh
Roll Butter, Cauliflower, Red Cabbages, Hunkci Club House Sausages,
Mallard Ducks, Peaches, Penis, Plums, Giapes, Ac., &c.
Hoiso Radish, Roots and Colory, Swiss Cheec, Cream Cheese, Ednm Cheese,
Gcnnnn Smoked Sausages, German Pickles in Kegs, Holland timings In
Kegs, Kits Salmon Helllc, Kit Mackerel,
jVncl u Complete Hue ol Faney Ss Sstttple Grouerics
, .Al-wJiys on Xlmul.
Goods dclnercd to Walklki, TuoMlays and Fridays. Goods delivered to all parts
ol the Town.
E. G. SCHUIVIAN,
Oarriag'e and. Wagon iMTalcei
In iirsst-cltiHH mnuner mid priccN io suit ilie times.
70 King St., adjoining Geo. W. Lincoln, Contractor & Builder.
JOI I0TT, 1. 8
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mLif i, ti t m t Win dai.111 in nrfTirrr
WW III! ' I " if f jl II I Vl1 TiV ll W H I I
iaiif ill II h
Granite, Iron and Tin Ware !
Chandeliers, Lamps and Lanterns,
WATER PIPE and RUBBER HOSE
House Keeping Goods,
PLUMBING, Til, COPPER AND
993 SHEET IRON WORK.
Every Descrintion of Joli Printing
Executed with neatness and dispatch,
Daily Bulletin Steam Printing Office,
Bills of Lading
J Alfred magoon,
. ATTORNEY AT LAW.
173 42 Merchant street, Honolulu, ly
To Let Furnished,
AT Kllauea, Kauai, a comfortablo
House and Cottage emlnentlysuita
blo for a family wishing to spend a
short time in tho country. Apply to
130 tf Kllauea Sugar Co., Kauai.
GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT.
45 Merchant Street, Honolulu.
In conjunction with Mr. J. A. Magoon,
will attend to all matters of business for
tho residents of the Hawaiian Islands
who may need an Agent.
I do not confine myself alone to the
Business Houses, but also to tho domes,
tic class who would wish mo to attend
to any matter of business, especially to
making purchases cither iu Honolulu
or San Francisco, in any lino of General
Merchandise. , , ,
To tho Business Houses I will giu
my careful attention in all niatterH pci.
talning to General Business, vi.: Ad
justing and Collecting Accounts, Distri
bution of Bills and Circulars, Custom
House Entries, Buying and Renting
Real Estate and Peisonal Property.
EST" All Legal Documents will bo
caiefully and neatly drawn up by Mi.
J. A. Magoon.
1 ill attend to all mattcis entrusted
to my caic in a caieful, coiutcous and
neat manner, and with quick dispatch.
Agent fer KliiiknerS Co, Jtcu ituuuer
Telephone : P. O. Box 113.
I SHALL order, by mail, 15th Decern,
ber, the following named trees:
Apple, Apricot, Cherry, Fig, Nectarine
ami Peach, in variety. , Average price,
$7 50 per do.en. Will' be glad to re.
ceivo ordeis in time to make up my list
for tho mall. J. KIDWELL,
Honolulu Nuisery, Beretania St.
THE'Uudcrsigncd beg leavo to inform
tho public that they have opened
an ofilco at
Room 13, Campbell' Illock,
(Up Stairs), MERCHANT ST.,
General Business Agents,
Wo make a Spec I ally of Book.keep.
ing, Colleeting, Custom-Houso Broker.
ago and Shipping and Receiving
Wo are also prepared to tako inven.
tories of Bankrupt Stock anywhere in
tho Kingdom and guaiantce accurato
returns, Wonio also prepared to fur
nish Tourists with guides and givo rell
able information in regard to routo of
trael and places of intcicst on any of
tho Islands of tho gioup,
With strict attention to business and
prompt returns to tho3e who may in
trust their business to us, wo solicit a
share of patiouage.
25" All Legal Documents drawn up by
an experienced Lawyer.
NOBLE, HARE & CO.
Election oi Olliccrs.
AT the Annual Meeting of tlio Stock
holders of tho Waihco Sugar
Company, held at the ofilco of W. G.
Irwin it Co., on the Dili day of Novem
ber, 1885, the following officers wcie
elected lor tho current year!
Col. Z. S. Spalding President
Mn. F. P. Hastings VIce-FroMdoiit
Mu. Joski'ii O. OutTKii Secretaiy
Hon. Clcil Biiown Treasurer
Hon. Jas. I. Dowsktt Auditor
J. O. CARTER,
Secretary Walhec Sugar Co.
Honolulu, Nov. 10, 1885. 173 lm
THE FAST 8AILINO
will run regularly
WAIALUA EVERY MONDAY,
Returning on Thursday, weather
For freight or passage apply to tho
Captain on board, or to
Pacific Navigation Co.,
N. F. BURGESS,
81 King street, : : Honolulu.
Carpenter mill Itnlldcr. ItngKiice and
Draying and steamer Freight carefully
Cairiage painting done by a first-class
workman at 78 King street.
Jobbing in above lines attended to with
promptness, and chaigcs according to
the amount and quality of work.
Ofllcc Telephone, 202. Residence, 1C2.
Bethel St., ne.U to Post-Offlcc.
Sewing Machines of all kinds repaired.
All kinds of Light Machinery repaired
on Short Notice-
N.B. Good Workmanship and Charges
Strictly Moderate. P. O. Box 100.
Ice Cream Parlors !
No. SB Hotel Street.
Delicious flavoied Ice Cream made
from pure Dairy Cream, Fruit Ices,
Sherbets, Ice Cre'am Drinks and many
other refreshments can oe found always
at this really first-class resoit. Choice
Confectionery and Cakes in great
Families, Parties, Balls and Weddings
For the convenience of the public we
pack orders for Ice Cream m Patent
Refrigerator Cans, which hold from 1 to
40 Quarts, warranted to keep its delight
ful flavor and perfect form 5 for many
Tbe Elite Ice Cream
open dally until 11 r.Ji.
Yoseiite SMii ffi.
Will be open every afternoon"and even
ing as follows:
aionilay.Tucsdoy, Wednesday ,Thurs
day and Hntui'day. Evening.
To the public in general.
For ladies and gentlemen.
For ladies, gentlemen and children.
Friday and Saturday Evenings; also, at
tho Tuesday Matinee.
THOS. E. WALL, Manager.
C. II. WOCMLMINGTON,
GENERAL PURCHASING AGENT.
Special notice to Island orders for
MerclmndioC of every description, at the
very lowest rates of commission. Send
for samples of Dry Goods, etc., etc.
Catalogues and price list free by mail
every steamer. Address
300 CALIFORNIA STREET,
101 tf Room 10, San Francisco,
E. R. RYAN,
Boats Built and Bepaired to Order.
All KiiulH of Bout Mutcrial,
Timbers, Knees, Stems, Keels. Also, 1
Decked Surf Boat, 1 Large Twelve-Ton
Scow, 1 Four.Oured Race Boat, 2 Small
Skills, 1 Twelve-Ton Sloop in perfect
order, with sails, anchors and chains
complete. For solo cheap for cash,
Kllauea street, Honolulu. 1005 ly
FllYHTOrAN & RUHGEON.
Has removed his Residence and Ofilco
Io lOOFoit Stieet (lately occupied by
(8 to 10 A.M.,
OFl'lOB IlOUItl i 1 to a V M.,
, , . (7 to 8 Ihcnlng.
Telephone (Bell and Jlutunl), No. 1-19.
l'hslclan and Siircenn.
Luniosv. Svnhllls and sit In litcnnc. n
Specially. Olllcc, mauka of the iesi
denco ot Hon. Janus Kiau, King Streot,
Office Houns 1 to 5 r.n.
Sunia6 8 a.m. to 12 m.
N.B. Paities on the other Islands can
consult by letter. 1G5 ly
FANNING'S 1SLAKD GUANO lu
qunntitlts to suit. Apply to the
pacific; navigation co.
Honolulu Carriage Manufact'y
Honolulu, ..-. Hawaiian Is,
W. II. PAGK. Proprietor
THE FISHER CIDER COMPANY
Factory, 18 Llliha street.
ARE now prepared to furnish this
celebrated Champagne Cider at
shoit notice, and in quantities to suit.
All orders will meet prompt attention
by addieslng The Fislier Cider Co.
M. T DONNELL, Manager.
Mutual Telephone D'.iO. 18!) ly
Provincial Fire Insurance Co.,
Huburrllictl Cart al
J. T. WATE
The undersigned halng
tuketi charge ot Bnggnge
:cpicB jkii. oh, lor
purpose ot carrjlng on the Express and
Dray business, hopes by pajing strict
attention to business to icceive a share
ot public palionuge.
JST Moving pianos nnd furniture a
specialty. B. BURGERSON.
Residence, coiner Punchbowl and Be
retania Streets. Mutual Telephone 326.
West, Dow & Co., Telephone 170.
71 Queen Streot,
Steamer "J. I. Dowsett,"
Rob Roy, Mile Morris, and Josephine
SAH.T FOR SALE.
Fine and coarse Puuloa Salt ;
Kakaako Salt, in quantities to suit.
Also, large and small lion Water
Tanks. Paints, Oils, Etc., Etc. C3 ly
liar's Stmshio Go.
Commencing on Monday, October
12th, and thence on the first Monday
following the arrival of the Alameda
and Mariposa on the 8th and 22nd of
The steamer Ikiiiuu w ill make the
Volcano Trip, reaching Keauhou on
Wednesdny morning, giving Tourists
two days and two nights at the Volcano
When the 8th and 22nd of the month
fall on Monday, the Kinnn will leave
1ST Tickets lor tho Round Trip. $50, which
pays all Charges."QSa
The Kinan will arrive in Honolulu
Sunday mornings on Volcano Trips. On
HIlo Tiip, will leave Honolulu oil
Tuesdays, and return Saturday morn
ings. WILDER'S STMSHIP CO.
Honolulu, Sept. 14, 1885. 124 tf
IELLER & HALBE'S
Ice Cream Parlor
Lincoln's 'Block, King st
A Vine AHHortiueiit of
Candies & Cakes
Always on Haud