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WEDNESDAY. FEB. 21, 188G.
(Sun Francisco, Feb. MtV), per S.
KIOTIVCi AT MHATTM'..
At an niiti-Chinesu meeting liultl
at .Seattle, Washington Territory,
Feb. Ctli, a uoiitinittcu was appointed
for the ostensible purpose of visit
int; Chinatown and ascertaining
whether the city sanitary regula
tions were properly observed by
Chinamen. This committee began
work on the following morning,
headed by acting Chief of Police
iMurphy. An enormous crowd, as
if by previous arrangement, followed
in its train. When a Chinaman's
house was opened in response to the
committee's knock, the crowd would
enter and begin packiugthe contents
on a wagon appearing at that junc
ture. When their household effects
were loaded, the Chinese weie them
selves placed on the wagon, and all
driven to the dock, where the
steamer Queen of the Pacilic was
lying ready to sail for San Francisco.
IS'o warning having been given, the
authorities weie totally unprepaicd
for this procedure, while the police
generally sided with the crowd and
made no effort to stop the removal.
Sheriff IWcGraw appeared on the
.scene and induced a few citizens to
assist him in endeavoring to repress
the action of the mob. His efforts
proved futile, for the crowd would
cease operations at a point where
they weie interfered with, only to
resume work elsewhere.
Upon representations from Mayor
Yeslcr, Governor Squire, who was
in the city, issued a proclamation,
warning all persons against break
ing the pence; commanding all to
return to their homes except such as
were disposed to assist the Sheriff ;
requesting the latter class to enroll
themselves under that olllcer, and
ordering the military companies of
the city to place themselves under
arms, and their commanding ofllcers
to report themselves to the Sheriff
for the purpose of rendering him
military assistance, if required, in
maintaining the law. This procla
mation was read to the crowd, but
it was received with howls of defi
ance, and had no pacifying effect.
Two local companies of militia and
three companies of home guards,
organized when the United States
troops were withdrawn on the occa
sion of previous trouble terminating,
responded as quickly as possible,
hut by the time they were ready for
action there seemed to be nothing
for them to do.
About four hundred men were
now huddled at the dock, prevented
hy the immense crowd fiom return
ing to their homes, and lefused ad
mittance to the ship without tickets.
The ofllcers of the vessel got icady
hot water hose and other means of
repelling an attempt to force the
Chinese on board. A subscription
was then taken up, enough money
licing shortly raised to pay the faies
of about a hundred. That number
were accordingly received on board,
apparently glad enough to get away.
The steamer should have sailed at
one o'clock in the afternoon, but
was detained in the hope that ar
rangements could be made for ship
ping the remainder of the Chines.
About five o'clock the militia
marched into Chinatown and took
possession, but it was thoroughly
deseitcd. A writ of habeas corpus,
alleging illegal detention of the Chi
nese on the vessel, was issued, re
turnable at ten o'clock, the Queen
of the Pacilic being enjoined from
sailing. The authorities were deter
mined that no Chinese should learo
unwillingly. The Governor tele
graphed the state of affairs to the
Secretary of War, requesting the
despatch of United States troops
fiom l'ort Townsend.
Surprise was felt that the move
ment had been arranged so quietly.
It was believed by many that the
plans were made in Tacoma, as
many prominent agitators from that
place, as well as reporters from its
two papers, arrived at Seattle the
previous day. Mayor Wcisbaeli, of
Tacoma, was also there, and it was
freely asserted that he, with others,
was engineering the movement.
Capt. Alexander, of the Queen of
the 1'acific, appeared in Court at 10
o'clock, and in answer to the sum
mons to produce the Chinamen,
made an aflidavit that he was forci
bly restrained from doing so. Judge
Greene, therefore, issued an order
to tlio Sheriff to have the Chinamen
in Court at 7: IS a. m. During the
night the streets were paraded by
the militia, sentries were stationed at
every comer and every precaution
was taken to prevent any attempt
, from filing on the Chinamen, he
sides the 100 on the Queen, about
twice as many were in the waie-
house on the Ocean Dock, guarded
, v v by the anti-Chinese committee, and,
yi 'being fed, were quietly sleeping on
blankets. To anticipato a rumored
attempt to force the Chinese on
board the Poitland train, that was
sent out at 1:30 a. m., two hours
ahead of time.
i n wiMywrt;
At an early hour on the morning
of thu 8th, the militia and the
home guards marched to the Ocean
Dock and took charge of the China
men. Previously the work of arrest
ing the leading agitators had begun,
and before daylight many of them
had been placed in jail, but only to
he balled out immediately. All
Chinamen on board the Quci'ii were
marched to the Court House by the
militia in answer to the writs of
habeas corpus sworn out the
picviousday. No opposition was
made to this move. Judge Gieenc
iiifoimed each Chinaman that lie
was at perfect llbeity to go or stay
as he chose. A vast majority chose
to leave. They were accordingly
escorted to the steamer and those
who wished to stay were escorted ttj
Up to that time there had been no
bloodshed, although the sheets weie
crowded. At noon, however, an
attack was made on the home guards
by a few hotheads. The guards
were finally oidered to fire, and re
sponded with a volley. Five persous
received the effect of the fire:
George Smith, aged thirty, shot
thiougli the right arm; Bernard
Mulrainc, twenty-live, shot through
the lung, probably fatal ; Charles
Stewart, thiity, body, right arm and
head, fatal ; Christian Scliricbcr,
left shoulder; James Murphy, spu
ria! policeman, shot through the
forearm. Many others were clubbed
or received other slight injuries.
Sheiiff McGraw received a shot
through his coal, within half an inch
of the body.
Gov. Squire issued another pro
clamation, placing the city under
martial law, which stopped all legal
proceedings, and afteiward issued a
general order, calling for enlistments
in the military service of the Terri
tory. Citizens responded in large
numbers, being oiganized into com
panies as soon as cm oiled. At
about 0:15 v. m. on the 8th, the
authorities seemed to have gained
contiol of the city, but ttiere were
uneasy appiehensions of further
TO KENT, CHEAP.
A COTTAGE of 0 Rooms. Flic
nilnutes' wulk from the I'o.t
Olllce. Apply to
J. ALFRED MAOOON,
42 Merchant bticct. -18 it
JUST RECEIVED !
A Large ami well selected Stock of
comprised in part as follows:
Cutedel, White Wine,
Tokay, Sweet Muscat,
etc., in Casks and Cases.
Having been appointed solo agents
by Mesbrs. S. Lnchmnn & Co. for their
justly celebrated brands, we nre enabled
to ollei the above goods to our friends
and the public guncinlly ut unusually
Freeth & Peacock,
To Lot Furnished,
,i Kll.iuen, Kauai, a comfortable
l. li"uunml Cottage eminently builn
ii, i 'i u finally wishing to spend a
th a 1 1 mo in thu country. Apply to
, 30 11 Kllauea Sugar Co., Kauai.
B. 1 Dilunoiia,
President and Manager,
Pacific Hardware Company,
Successors to Dillingham & Go. and Samuol Nott.
FOKTSTHEEP : : HONOLULU
J3C ML,II.A.Y GOODS,
Just received, ex S.S. Alniueda niul St. Paul, InteU designs In
Silver-plated "Ware, Chandeliers & lamps,
(202) Wator Filters & Coolers, Cutlory, etc., etc., etc.
(Formerly villi Samuel Nntt
Importer and IDealor in
STOVES, CHANDELIERS, LAMPS,
OHOOKEHY, GLASSWARE, HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE,
AGATE IRON AND TINWARE.
Agent Hall's Safe and Lock Company,
Beaver Block, - Fort Street.
jgy- Store formerly occupied by S. NOTT, opposite Sprcckelu & Co.'s Bank. -a
FLOUR, FLOUR, Val'ble Stock !
A first-class Baker's and Family Flour.
FOR SALE BY
CASTLE & COOKE.
Two Suburban Cottages tr
FIRST Tli.it elegant Cottage bithej
lo occupied by the ownei, Jihn
Robello. with tine llowcr and ti til'
garden, stable!, etc. Terms favorable.
SECOND The two story Cottage two
doors niakai of the above, lately oecu
pled by the late A. T. Raker, having
garden, stable, etc. Terms favorable.
Roth premises are connected with the
city water sendee. Apply to
Queen Stier-t. 101 tf
OOOL OFF !
DID YOU SAY ?
Make your wife and children happy
by supplying them with
Elite Ice Cream
made from pure Woodlawn Dairy
Go anil surprise your folks, order a
bucket of our delicious Ice Cream. Wo
pack orders for leu Cream fiom 1 to fiO
(plaits in Patent Refrigerator Cans, war.
tanled to keep its delightful llaiorand
perfect foun for many hours.
Families, Parties, Balls and Weddings
Our Fancy Cakes aie the Favorite
with all tho Ladles of Honolulu.
CHOICE FRENCH CANDIES,
Imported fitsh and in great variety by
Ring Up Bell Telephone 182 or Mutual 338.
The Elite Ice Cream Parlors.
No. 8f Hotel fejtreot,
Aie open daily until 11 p.m.
Stm Candy Factory
No. 71 HOTEL ST., between
Nuunnii and Foit Sts.
Has always on band the largest Stock
of Cttudic!-, both Plain and Fancy, guar
anteed to be STRICTLY PURE
AVlioloHalc nml Retail.
Rich Wedding Cakes
Of a Twenty Years' Reputation, all
Sizes always on hand, ornamented
in any Slylo.
Pastries of All Description Made to
Order at Short Notice.
Fresh ovcry Day.
Dell and Mutual Telcphono. No. 74.
P. 0 .Box No. 70. 108
JAS G. hl'KNCKH,
Secretary and Treasurer.
Woodlawn Dairy & Stock Co.
1 Thorough-bred Holstcin Bull,
"Dutchman," 3 years old, will weigh
about 1,800 lbs.
1 Holstcin Bull, 12 months old,
"Hercules Second," sired by Judge
MeCully's impoited Holstcin "Her
cules," dam, a large line giaded Hol
stcin cow impelled from Callfornlu.
Dam lias given '111 lis. of milk in a day
in this country.
1 Holstcin Bull, 9 months old,
"Aia." Tills line llioiongli-brcd Hoi
stein was sired by "Hciculcs," dam
Wc alo linve scleral guided Holstcin
Hulls 1 1 oin 2 to 8 mo-., old.
This Is a rare opportunity oll'eitd to
stock.rnisers tosccuie a superior bleed
of cattle. Slock men in America claim
that for beef, milk, and butter they ate
superior to any cither class of stock.
We lime recently Imiioitul 2 thor.
High-bred Holstcin ilulls finmSyriirU'e,
N. Y. Ihe.-o animals ure iclatcd to the
finest dniiy slock in Ihe noild, vi.: the
Tiie best cow in tills lamlly at G years
of age made the following milk lccnid:
84;lbs. in one dn, 2,3(i-JiJllis. hi one
month. 18,004 10-1(1 lbs. in one year end.
lug March '20, 16S0.
Applications made for bull calves from
these superior animals n 111 icceivc our
attention. We are agents, for Smiths,
Powell tSs Lamb, and arc pieparcd to
take orders for slock to be Imported
trom (hem. Wo have open catalogues
of tbelr stock, which uc shall be pleas
cd to furnish upon application.
We have alto been appointed agents
to take ciders and bell cattle and horses
from the well known ranch of Gov.
Leland Stanford, Vina, Oal. Governor
Stanfoid has been importing from
Smiths, Powell & Lamb thorough-bred
Holstcins by tho car-load, paying as
high as Sfl,:"00 each for eons.
WOODLAWN DAIRY it STOCK Co.,
Address A. L. S.in it, Sec'y.
Illinium;; or Beef.
Aspioof of the Mipeilority of Hol
stelns as beef cattle, ie call attention
to the follow ing statement:
In the whiter of 1SS4 and 1880, we
caused lo be slaugbteied the recorded
llolstein hull Syracuse (822), calved
Apiil 21th, 18S2j the lccorded cow
Signet (1S17), called Apill Gth, 1880,
and Little Wonder (17t8), calved May
lltli, 1SH0, with the following result:
Syracuse weighed, alive, on
day of killing 2,'2!)0 lbs.
Dressed beef 1,-hiO lbs.
Hide 112 "
Hough tallow 120 "
Percent, of dressed beef.. 02.44
Percent, of offal 20
Signet weighed, alive 1,170 lbs.
Dieted beef 1115 lbs.
Hide 7 "
Rough tallow 12(i "
Per cent, of dressed beef. .02.1(1
Per cent, of offal 21
Little Wonder weighed, alive.. 1,103 lbs.
l)resed beef 701 lbs.
Hide 78 "
Kough fallow 121 "
Per cent, of diessed beef . .02.03
Per cent, of offal III!
Syracuse and Little Wonder had not
been fattened for beef, and Signet we
bad fed for some time, but she was not
what beef men would legard fat.
Taking everything Into' consideration,
wo think this shown decidedly to the
advantage of Holstcins as beef animals.
Tho butchers that put chased and cut
up the carcasses of Signet and Little
Wonder' send us the following strong
testimonial as to the quality of these
Sviucusi:, X. Y., Feb. 11, 1883.
Mussuh. Smiths & Poivr.i.u
Gentlemen: Wc nciu much pleased
with the tiio Holstcin heifers purchased
of you last month. Wo have been In
the meat business for tho last twenty
live yeais, and have killed all grades of
cattle, the best wc could llud in this
country, but neier liavo wu had any
that would equal In quality -tlio.so pur
chased of you. Wo have had a great
many compliments from the leading
families In the city in lcgaid to the
W. & J. FAGE,
40 Wan en St.
The imported Holstcin bull Ebbo, live
years old, was killed on the Remington
Fai m in Ca.enovla:
Weighed, alive, on day of kill
ing 2,200 lbs.
Dressed beef 1,313 lbs.
Hide 150 "
Rough tallow 70 "
Per cent, ol dressed beef.08j
Chas. Brewer & Co.'s Lino of Boston
Shippers will ph:io take notice that
thu lino llnik
Will sail fiom lloton for this port on
oi about APRIL 1st next. For parti,
culurs apply to
C. BREWER & Co.,
Or to OIIAS. RREWER & Co.,
21 i 2m ii7 KllhyStieet, lfoMon, Muo.
WIJL,Xl2ls . S. CO.
S to am or Kinau
IX'UVCM Honolulu nil nil Timuiln ill
4 p.m., touching at Lahalna, Mna
laea Bay, Makona, Mahukona, Ka
walhae, Laupahoehoo and Hllo.
Returning, will touoh at all ilia
at ovc ports, arriving t Honolulu
each Baturiluv afternoon.
THK KAST HAIMNO
will run regularly
TO WAIALUA EVERY MONDAY,
Returning on Thursday, weather
For freight or passage apply to the
Captain on board, or to
Paoikic Navioation Co.,
181 . Agents
FOR KOLOA & WAIMEA
The Clipper Schooner
F. Kibbling Master,
Will run regularly to tho ports of
KOLOA, 1IANAPEPE & WAIMEA,
KAUAI. For freight or passage apply
to the Captain on board, or to I lie
Pacific Navioation Co.,
800 Sim Cor. Niiiiiiuu & Queen sts.
Will's StusMp Co.
Commencing on Monday, October
12th, and thence on tho llrst Monday
following the ai rival of tho Alameda
and Mariposa on the 8ih and 22nd of
The steamer Ein:ui will make the
Volcano Trip, r aching Keaiihou on
Wedrcsday morning, giving Tourists
two days and two nights at the Volcano
When the 8lh and 22nd of the month
fall on Monday, the Kiitnu will leave
GS'" Tickets (or tho Round Trip. $50, which
pays all Charges.-!!
The ICinitu will arrive in Honolulu
Sunday mornings on Volcano Trips On
Hllo Trips, will leave Honolulu on
Tuesdays, and return Faturduv morn,
lugs. WILDER'S HTM SHIP CO.
Honolulu, Sept. 14, 18ii0. 124 tf
MELLER & HALBE'S
Ice Cream Parlor
Lincoln's Block, Kim si
A Fine AHHortiiiviit of
Candies & Cakes
AhvajN on IIuiul
JUST received, "The Dogs of Great
llrltain, Ameiica and other Coun
tries: Their liiecdinir, Training, nnd
Management in Health and Diffuse," by
Stonohenge; "Incidents nnd Anecdotes
of tho Civil War," by Admiial Porter.
U J.M. QT,.1R., &CO.
Dwelling; House for Kent.
$15 per Month and
rPHE largo dwelling houso and lot
JL occupied by I). D. Hiddwln front
hip on Dole street, at Piiuahou, and run
ning thiougli lo Heokwith stieet. The
house contains 8 largo rooms, 2 pantries,
1 bathroom, 4 large closets, kitchen ad
joining. There is a largo barn with
servant's room on tho grounds, also an
olllco separate from the ninln building.
Tho lot isueaily 2 acres in extent and
afl'urds considerable pasture and lire
wool. Everything in good repair. Gov
oinment water laid on. Euqulro of
182 tf B. II. DOLE.
CASTLE & COOKE,
Life, Firoc Marino Insur'co Agents.
Til ei Xcw Kitglniut
MUTUAL LIFE INS. COMP'Y,
Tho JEtna Firo Insurance Co.
of Hartford, Conn.
The Union Fire anil
Marine Insurance Co.,
of San Fiaiielsco, Cala.
Capital 9,000,000 Rcichsmarks.
f"pilE undersigned, having been tip
X pointed agent of tho abovo Company
for the Hawaiian Islands, is prepared to
accept risks, against Eire, on Building,
Furniture, Merchandise, Produce, Sugar
Mills etc., on the most Favorable Terms
Lossos Promptly Adjusted and Payablo in
at Wilder & Co's.
The JKciiiituhlc Jilfe Ansiu'iuicc
Society of the United
r,MTAiiiiiKin:i ix mr,u.
ISS-UES Policies on tho most npproved
ed Payments, Endowments; Tontine
Savings Fund, Tontines, Semi-Tontines;
A. B. C. Tontines; Life and Survivor,
ship Annuities; Chlldi en's Endowments,
Joint Life Risks, Pat tncrshlp Insurance,
etc., etr., itc.
Policies both Incontestable and Non
Contested claims, none.
Ueloro insuring elsewhere, call and
get an estimate.
It is calculated that every reasonable
wish of the insured Is embodied in ouo
or more of thu plans.
For full particulars and pamphlets,
AI.KX. J. CAKTIVKMiUT,
General Agent for Hawaiian Islands.
''piIE undersigned, a Committee of Dl
X rectors ot the Equitable Life As
suianco Society of the United Slates,
appointed to foimuliiie the views of the
Hoard on Ihe advantages oll'ercd by iLo.
Society to the public, icport:
1st The Society i.sstics all the approv
ed foims of aisurance, including Ordi
nary Life, Ei dowiueiil and 'Tontine po
licies. It isiminateilal to the Directors
which f oim of policy is taken by in.
2d The Life and Endowment forms
of policy provide for annual cash divl.
demU ami a stiiieuder value; arclndis
liutablu after three years and pajable
immediately alter proof of death.
!id The premiums on a Tontino po
licy nre tho samo as on tho Ordinary
Lite, but, while the latter Is only pay.
able in the event ol rivatli, tho holder of
the Tontine policy has the right to draw
the whole of tho reserve and tho accu.
mulated profits in cash at the cud of a
stated period; thus, during his own life
time, alter his producing years are past,
he can, without any finger premium
than on an oidinary policy, secure these
gi cater advantages.
4th Experience shows that the return
paid in cash on maturing Tontine po
iicics appioximatcs to or exceeds the
amount of premiums paid by policy-
holders, to that the average cost of tho
assurance w ill bo only about tho interest
on tho premiums.
5th Tontine policies, like others, nro
paid in full in the event of death at any
time during the term of tho policy, and
aro incontestable after three years, and
payablo immediately after due proof of
0th Experience shows that the mor
tality is lower among Tontine policy,
holders, as tho better lives seek this
kind of assurances, which is a consider
able source of profit.
7th Tontino policies will be made
uon-forfcltablo under the laws of ihe
State, if so desired at tho timo the as
surauce is cll'cctcd.
8th Tho Tontine system is fair and
just; its accounts are accurately kept,
separate from all other business; the
funds judiciously Invested and improv.
cd, nnd thu accumulated prollts faith
fully guarded and properly nppoitioncd.
Oih The Society has since its organi
zatlon transacted a larger amount of
new business than uny other company,
while its new business for the first half
of the present year is 1,7C0,000 larger
than that of the llrst hnlf of 1884. It
has Assets of $00,000,000; over $14,000,
000 of Surplus, and its ratio of Surplus
to Liability is gieatcr than that of any
CirAtmcEv M. Dei-ew,
John A. Stewaut,
William A. Wiieeloc I
Ciiauleb G. Landom,
Henuv B. Hyde,
Commltteo of tho Board of Dliectors i .
the Equitable Life Assurance Society
of the United States.
ALEX. J. CARTWRIGHT,
General Agent for Hawaiian Islands
Equitable Life Assurance Society.
KEAL ESTATE EOIt SALE
A RARE chance for securing a desir.
ablu homestead. Three Lota only,
on tho easterly side of Maklkl Street,
adjoining the mauka side of Mr. Walter
Seal's place. A very pleasant neigh,
borhood; a never falling supply of pure
water In the street from the Mnklki
Reservoir. Terms, one third cash, th&
rcnialuder in 1 and 2 years with Interest,
at 8 por cent. net. Maps and plans can
be seen at tint olllco of
170 tf W. R. CASTLE.
rpiIE largo and commodious Building
JL situated on Nuuaiiu Street, a few
doors abovo Hotel Street, and recently
occupied As a Drug Store by Messrs
llollibter & Co, From its locution in a
central position on one of our most busy
thoroughfares, it is admliably adapted
to business purposes. For full parti
culars, apply io
ALEX. J. OAimVIUGHT,
83 1m No. 3 Kaahumanu St,