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CHAS. HUSTAGE, GROCER,
King- Street, between Fort and Alnkeii Streets,
HAS RECEIVED, 1'EU AUSTRALIA,
Sinoked Salmon, Smoked Ilnlibut, Hams, Bacon, Block Codfish, Kits anil tins Sal.
mon flolllcs, kegs Uuttcr, Cala Cheese, kegs Pickle, kegs PlgPotk, Tabic Hal.
sins, Pigs, Almonds, Walnuts, Spiced Beef, Boned Chicken, Lunch Tongue, Chip,
ped llecf, cases Oysters, Sardine, Sen Foam Oraoke-s, Flour, Bran, Wheat, Oats,
White Caslllo Soap, Granulated Sugar, Cube Sugar, Powdered Sugar, Ccrmeti,
Breakfast Genu, Ciioice Tcn, Ficnch Tens, etc. Also,
"Good Night" and Palaco Brands Korosono Oil.
All at Lowest
I II. n
market rales and Satisfaction Ou:i
Telephone 1 1!).
New Goods, Just Received!
Shell' Hardware, .Louies, Knobs, I'adloelts,
A full lino of Agate Ware, Hou-c Furnishing Goods, Edtlvs & Jewell's Itcfrlgcra.
tors, Water Filters and Coolers, leu Chests, White Mountain Ice Cream Freezers,
new pattern, Easy Lawn Mowcis, Door Mats, Garden and Canal Harrow, Axe,
Hoe, Pick and Fork Handles,
Socket and Planters' Hoes, a Superior Article,
Cut-down Muskets, Powder, Shot and Caps,
Fence Wire and Staples, Manila and Sisal Hope,
The latest novelties In Lamp goods, thu very Best and second grade Kerosene Oils,
Berry llros. Furniture Varnish. For salo at lowest market rates by
The Pacific Hardware Comu'y, Limited
79 k 81 Hi Street
JEnti-jinoN train XCing-
Every description of work in the ahove lines performed In a first-class manner.
Also, Horse Shoeing a Specialty.
EST Hell Telephone, 107. -a
P.O. BOX 315.
Heal Estate Agent,
's Steamship Acent,
Great lliirliiigton Idiilioid Agent
FOR SAJjE BY
J. T. WfflKE, at
xSo. lO Store,
A Varied Ass'm't of Kid Gloves
Wash Doe Jersey Glofes,
Sash and other Ribbons
318 latest styles.
FIRE, FIRE !
HAVING been obliged (on short
notice by the above clement) to
move to Bonio other quartern, v u w ould
thorefore notify our patrons, and all
those that -wish us well, that we are now
67 and 69 Hotel Street,
where wc shall bo prepared to fill all
hIeo, In the Feed line, as
Hay and Crain.
Orders solicited, prompt atiention and
ialr prices guaranteed.
- Bell Tclcphono 310, Mutual Tele
WOLFE Ac OO.
I776--JULY 4th-1 886
AT CASTLE & COOKK'S.
A large and splendid
Assortment of Fireworks
just at hand from New York direct, at
30 prices to suit tho times. lm
Will ho open every afternooti and even,
ing as follows:
Uhj' unit Hnturiluy J'.veiiini;.
To thejpubllo In general.
For ladles and gentlemen.
For ladles, gentlemen and children.
Friday and Saturday Evenings.
WILLIAM WALL, Mnuagcr.
loscilc Skating ltink,
rnnteed. t3T P. O. Box -"2;
11 lose Premises,
unci Mcrchnui &iH.
tST Bell Telephone, 1G7. -0
Honolulu, IX. X.
Custom House Broker,
Jlanncer Hawaiian Oneta Home.
Firu and Life Jnsurunro Agent,
Wine and Spirit
23 Nuuanu St., Honolulu.
Sole Importers of
S. Lachman & Co.'s California Wines,
John Exchaw's No. 1 Brandy,
J. Felllsou's 7 and lO.ycar-old Iltandy,
J. J.'Mclchcr's " Elephant" Gin,
I II. w. smith a co.'s
" Thistle Dew" mm,
Coates & Co.'s Tlymouth" Gin, etc.
A I'UI.I, LINK OK TIIK
Most Favorite Brands
Al es,Beers, Wines,
Sl'lIllTS, J.IO.UUUII8, KTC,
constantly on hand and for sale at tho
Orders filled promptly and all Goods
P. 0. Box 302.
WO CHONG & CO.
great flro wo have been
Near tho Fish Market,
where wo are now prepared to fill all
orders entrusted to us. Upon tho com
pletion of Sir. Aswan's now brick build
ing, wo havo arranged to occupy a por
tion of tho samo. Wo respectfully soil,
clt a share of public patronago and
guarantee satisfaction to all who may
give ua a trial. 57 lm
Furnished Ofllco to Lot,
ANlCr.LY l'UltNISHEI) OFFICE,
In a very doMrablc location, to let
ni $iu per monm. Apply hi uooin no,
0 Campbell's Block, No. iU
Kvor issued in thu Hawaiian
A Complete Record
verbatim Reports of Speeches
OF 1 8SO,
will be issued from the
At the close of the Session, and will
consist of the reports published
from day to day in the IIum.k
tik, with corrections, where neces
sary. The Bulletin Heports arc
STRICTLY IMPARTIAL and are
THE ONLY PHONOGRAPHIC
which havo been taken.
A1 The Edition will be limited,
mid orders should be f-ent to the
Bulletin Ollicc without delay. All
orders received in time will be filled
as boon as the book is published.
rpiIE undersigned, having this day
A leased to GEOKOE CAVANAGI1,
of Honolulu, tho Honolulu Steam Laun
dry, notice is hereby given that the said
George Cavanagh "alone is loponsihle
for all debts contracted by tho said
George Cavanagh for tho f-ald Laundry
from and after this date.
V. C. PARKE,
Assignee of J. P. McLaughlin.
Honolulu, Juno 17, 1880. 50
MacNeale & Urban
A Fine Assortment Arrived,
A SPECIAL MEETING of the Stock
holders of the Pacific Navigation
Co. will bo held THURSDAY, Juno 24,
188G, at 10 A.M., at their ollh'C, Quceu
btreet. 55 tw P. I). OAT, Bec'y.
MUSIC TOK SALE.
ABOUT 1,700 PIECES of MUSIC,
consisting of BALLADS, COMIC
SONGS, QUADRILLES, WALTZES,
POLKAS, &C. Apply to
50 2w at Precth & Peacock's.
A GOOD, sober, reliable, steady man,
one used to thu country. To tuko
caie of horses, milk a few tows, aud at
tend to. grounds at a private residence
on Maui. None need apply unless fully
ablo to meet thu above reqiiiicments.
Wages, 'J5 a month, board and lodging.
Apply to J.E.WISEMAN,
'1 H Gcn'l Business Agent.
A. H. RASEMANN,
Book Binder and
(Formerly In tho Gazctto Block).
Informs his friends and tho public gen.
crally that ho lins removed to moro
spacious premises, directly opposite the
Old Btaiul, in tho
Campboll Block, Booms 10 and 11,
whore he is now prepared to do work in
his line. Patronage respectfully soli,
cited. 03 lm
EJt SaUji tttthu
TUESDAY. JUNE 22, 188G.
A UREAM OF A HUNDRED YEARS HENCE.
Published in the Pacific Commer
cial Advertiser, Oct, '10, 1850.
Contests. Under the Influence of n
leal llnbaiia, the Author Pile Into
1)1 eamland. Alights In a Mrnngo
Cltw .Meet u Stranger who Proves
to be a Friend. Lent ns that It It the
Year 1000, and tho City of Honolulu.
Accompanies the Stranger Thiough
the Town. VIMts his Residence.
Is LoHln his Dream. Finds Himself
on a Railway. Visits the City ot
IlollopolN (at Ilonoulluli).-nei'ilp-llon
of It. Piifoitunately Wal.es t'p
bcfoie tho Narrative Is Concluded.
Tired and pciplcxcd willi the
labors of a dull, monotonous lifu, I
went homo before thu usual hour of
dinner, and lighting a choice Ha
vana from ft box which I had just
opened, I stretched myself on nn
easy lounge on my back verandah,
and soon, partly perhaps, under tiic
influence of the narcotic, was
launched into dreamland. This
dreaming is one of tho pleasantcst
faculties of the human soul, when
not debased by an abuse of Nature.
To return in visions and revisit the
forgotten scenes of one's childhood,
or to lly into the regionsof futurity
and view what is revealed only to
the eye of Omniscience, are among
the few immaterial joys allotted to
mortals. 1 will not say what truth
there may be in the reverie into
which my mind ran, but 1 will nar
rate it in such a way as may interest
I dreamed, myself wandering in a
large and populous city where every
thing had a strangeness that be
wildered mc, anil yet there was an
indefinable something that told mc 1
had seen this place before. But
the stiangc language spoken, the
novel costumo of the people, and
above all the busy hum and whirl on
ever side perplexed inc. I landed
on a largo stone quay, (from whence
I came I knew not), and before me
and all around were lofty buildings
of stone and brick, while a glance at
the harbor showed it teeming with
life ships, boats and steamers ply
ing in every direction, and daiting
across it like magic. I hail walked
a short distance from tho quay,
meeting man, all strangers, till I
came to the steps of a noble build
ing, with" glass and marble front, in
the door of which stood a man, who
appeared to recognize mc, and
whom as I thought, I had seen be
fore. But when he accosted mc In
an unintelligible jargon, I concluded
him to be a stranger. 1 replied to
him, however, in English, and asked
him his name and where 1 was.
Finding me peak English he an
swered me in the same, and though
entire strangers to each other, I
soon found upon conversation that
lie was a descendant, four genera
tions distant, of a familiar acquain
tance of mine, and that fact dis
pelled all strangeness. He invited
me into the building, which 1 found
to be the olllco of an extensive ma
rine and life assurance company, in
which ho was a secretary. I then
enquired the name of the place
where I was. "This," said lie "is
the City of Honolulu, where my an
cestors havo lived and died for a
hundred years." Honolulu! I shout
ed with surprise, and involuntarily
rose from my seat and rushed to
tho porch to sec if possible I could
bo mistaken. My friend rose with
mc and seeing my surprise, took
his hat to accompany me out. Be
wildered as I was before I was now
doubly so. This Honolulu I When
and how! I exclaimed." What year
can this be? "This is the year
1,900, according to tho Christian
era, or according to our inincse
reckoning, the year .ri,G10."
Ah, sir, I have mistaken the
place ; but tell mc when and how
this city was built. My companion,
who now no longer appeared a stran
ger to me, was a man of refinement,
and education. In all his conversa
tion and actions, he was exceedingly
polite, and seemed to anticipate all
my wishes. Ho did not seem to oe
a pure American or European, but
his complexion was a handsome
bronze, with shining black hair, and
extremely pleasing features
ing the building, we walKed
gether through one of tho main
streets, which was very wide, and
on each sido were high and solid
stone buildings, apparently ilre
ptoof, and of beautiful architectural
designs. Tho singular costume of
the people attracted my attention.
Their dress appoarcd to be borrowed
from tho Chinese, indeed their
general complexion and. features
told mo that a largo Chincso element
existed hero. The men were dressed
in looso llowing pants, and a kind of
shirt or over-dress, very similar to
tho higher class of tho Chinese, and
tho only difference between the
classes tjiat wc met was, in the tex
turo of tho dross. Tho laborers
wore a common fabric, while tho
wealthier were clothed with tho
costlier articles. The ladies, more
over, were dressed after tho manner
of tho Chinese and similar to tho
men, having loose pants and nn
over-dress, on which latter was be
stowed all tho elegance and art
imaginable. Instead of wearing
bonnets or huts, tho better class of
Jadjes had their black hair circled
with wroathos, and in promonadlng
each lady was accompanied by a
servant with a monstrous umbrella.
But tho dress and hats of tho chil
dren appeared the most singular.
They were dressed entirely different
ifii n ,fxi3si)n re y-nn nffiHmrnff.rirminrm.
from the men or women, nncl woie
mcicly nn elegant colored shirt
trimmed with laces or fringes, and
a perfectly ilat hat without any
crown, hung mound with tassels.
But to return to my companion.
"The present site of Honolulu was
selected," said he, in reply to my
question, as wo walked up tho street,
"about one hundred and II fly years
ago. The streets were formerly very
narrow and ciookcd, and remained
so until the great conllagration in
tho year 1882, when -1,200 houses,
or neatly thu entire town, was de
stroyed, the streets on the unani
mous petition of the citizens, wcio
then laid out entirely new and
broad, and tho huge park which
you there bee, (said to have been
formeily a garden of tho old
dynasty), was much enlarged and
beatttilled. Indeed the entire town
was resurveyed and rebuilt. Somu
twenty-two years later, in the year
1,1)01, another extensive conllagra
tion occurred here, which destroyed
the lower part of the city. Includ
ing the spot where my insurance
building now stands. Tho lire ex
tended to the wharves and shipping,
and destroyed some sixty-seven
vessels then lying in the port. It
was at that time thai our stone
quays wcio lirsl built. About llvo
years after this, a movement was
made by the Government and
wealthy citizens to build yonder
nourishing city of Heliopolis, dis
tant by lailway about ten miles.
The population of our city is not far
from eighty thousand souls, while
the population of our sister city
llelionolis from its superior com
mercial advantages numbers over
I can only give the biicfcst sub
stance of this most interesting con
versation with my companion of
PJG0, nor detain the render witli my
many inquitiesand observations of
surprise at this, and that curiosity
that attracted my attention. The
population did not appear to be the
aborigines or natives, but a niixtuie
between European and Chinese.
We had now reached his residence
a most elegant and costly mansion,
surrounded with stately coacoanuts
and other lofty trees whose interior
shone with oiiuulal splendor and
How long I tairicd here, and en
joyed his hospitality I cannot say, as
dreams allow no measure of time
spent ; but I next found myself witli
my companion on boaid a tiain of
cars whiiling out of Honolulu with
lightning speed towaids the famous
city of Heliopolis. "This railroad,"
said he, in answer to my inquiries,
"was first built by a private company
of wealthy traders, some GO years
ago, and as you see, runs along the
shore and frequently crosses the
water on piers. Originally it was
built with one track, but now there
are three tracks, and trains nm
every half hour. The same company
built the Oahu Insular Railway,
which runs entirely around the
Island, mostly along the shore." As
the train dashed along we passed
several thriving villages out lie shore,
extending back and up the valleys.
The houses were principally of coral
stone. v The sides of the valleys, I
noticed were terraced and covered
with vineyard and olive groves.
Hardly had my companion spoken a
dozen sentences before the cars
rushed under, an extensive depot,
where nothing but confusion pic
vailed. Glad to get out, wc strolled
along the quays aud my companion
resumed his narrative. "I stated to
you before that this city was com
menced about 50 years ago. A com
pany of wealthy merchants was
organized, and at the expenso of
nbout two millions of dollars, cut a
chauncl through the leef of sutllcent
depth to admit the largest merchant
and war vossols. btone quay's were
built at great expense, at which these
vessels can lie and discharge. That
noble ship which you sec there is the
Celestial Empiro of 1,000 tons
butden, being the smallest of a line
of eight packets to China and Japan.
She landed hero last week over
1,000 immigrants. Formerly whlae
ships visited this kingdom from the
East, but now none come from that
quarter, but in place of It no less
than two hundred steam sailing ves
sels are owned in this poit, and
employed in the Pacific whale
fishery. It is this trade in oil that
has built up this city, and made it
ono of the greatest commercial em
poriums of the world." Hero I in
terrupted my companion to enquire
what becanio of the oil brought into
this port. "That steamship," said
he, "which you see there, is one of
our semi-monthly Pacific steamers,
running between America and China.
On each return trip, they carry to
America 10,000 bbls each, which
pass over the great American rail
way to Englaud. Besides tho above
wc havo lines to the Hcpublio of
Australia, to Panama and South
America, all centering at this port.
We havo now no ships that aro not
fitted ns steamers, and wo have a
regular daily line to each of tho
other Islands, and a large tiado with
them. Wo have telepraphio lines
with them, which also extend to
America, and wo aro ndvispd pf
every important event ti (inspiring
in IJuropo within ono hour after it
is there published. The population
of this group is now nearly 1,000,
000, and " Just ttcu. a uoblo
mammoth steamship of woudorful
proportions came steaming up tho
channel into the harbor, and Hear
ing our wharf gave a sorecch with
such a confusion of bells that I sud
denly started from my reverie, and
found it to be only tho club dinner
4 '"' " ' nfl
IMI'OUTEItS AND DEALEIIH IN
Groceries, Provisions and Feed,
EAST COHNEK FOKT AND KING STREETS.
New Goods received by every Packet from tho Eastern States and Europe
Fresh Call tnrnln Produce by cicry Steamer. All otdors faithfully attended to.
and Good dclhcrcii
cited. Sitisfidion guaranteed
in .ni) jriii ui uiu
Post Olllco Box 145.
P. O. Box S07.
LEWIS & CO., GROCERS,
111 Xort Htrcot,
Importers & Dealers in Staple & Fancy Groceries.
New GoOdi continually on tho way. Just received Kegs Saner Kraut, kegs Hol
land neiiiiigs, Kegs urine, iccgs uerniim ricJCies, Kegs jutxed Tickles, kits
Kiilmnn HclilfM. I;im jMimknrnl. lii'i'i
... T .... .. ...
Jlrcuk'at- While Oats, Ucrmea; Ilreakfast Gem and Shicdcd 3Ialze. Also, a
lino lot of New Zealand and Portland Pcachhlow Potatoes always on hand.
The very liet of ISLAND UU'ITEH, plenty for everybody.
JPrh'CM low and Satisfaction dinuruutcori.
(Formerly with S.imuel NotlJ.
Importer n.iitl JOeJiler in
STOVES, GHADELBERS, LAMPS,
CKOCKEUY, GLAShWAHE, HOUSE FUKN1HH1NG HAllDWAKE,
AGATE 1HON AND TINWARE.
Agent EalFs Safe and Lock Company.
Beaver Block, - Fort Street.
Efy- Stoie formerly octuple I by S. NOT I , opj esito Spreckth & Co.'s Hank. -TBU
Corner of Fort & Merchant Streets,
Hui just opened out a large and'carcfully selected stock of
Gent's Fine Furnishing Goods,
Ciistom.Mado Clothlng,and Hats and Caps
Ii all tlii Latest -Styles anil Patterns.
- (SET Paitlcular attention is called to an elegant lino of Gent's Neckwear.
JO! ITT, 1. 8
ft . :."-3cr;--i 'W".ii"iv!u;i
km. ijLi Ii i i iWr-ifaf'H fitrJ'ty kM w p. Till JKvS3u5rFJr5JllJI' PkW
Granite, Iron and Tin Ware !
Chandeliers, Lamps and Lanterns,
WATER PIPE and RUBBER HOSE,
House Keeping Goods,
PLUMBING, TIN, COPPER AND
SHEET IRON WORK.
PIGS FOR SALE.
A FEW CHOICE email
PIGS, tit for roasting.
Also, a few choice Duroa
rios, for breeding pur
poses. Apply at
40 lm LUNALII.O HOME.
-A KKW JNVOICB OK-
In Half Casks of 30 Gallons each.
For salo In Bond or Duty paid by
M. S. GRINJBA.TJ3r & Co.,
02 Queon Street. Honolulu. f2m
ASSIGNEE'S NOTICE. "
John p. Mclaughlin, of liono.
lulu, Oahu, having made an as.
sigument of all his property, etc., to thu
undersigned for tho lionillt of his cred
itors, notice Is hereby given to all per.
sons to niecnt their claims aualiiFt the
Mild John F. McLauchllu and the llouo. I
lulu Steam Laundiy within one mouth
from date to thu undersigned, at his
ofllco in Honolulu, and all nersons in.
debtcd to tho said John F. McLaughlin
and tho Honolulu Steam Laundry aro
hereby requested to miiko lmmedlato
payment to tho uudcrsigned.
W. C. PARKE,
Assignee of John F. McLaughlin.
Honolulu, Juno 17, 1830. GO Ot
Gen'me French Clare
- - ,
cSSTYRE &, BRO,
eiiy irec oi cnargc. isiauu oruers foil
enhono No. 0.1. 108 ly
, ... ..... ....... ..
amny rone, Kegs uorncit Uecr. For
Queen St., noxt Bulletin Oftico,
Horses broken to Sad
dle mill Harness,
Horses boarded by the
day. week, or mouth.
Clipped, pjy-Telephone 181.
ALL orders for Cartage promptly at.
tended to. Particular attention
paid to tho
Storing & Shipping
of goods in transit to tho other Islands.
Also, Black and White Sand
lu quantities to suit at lowest prices
OHlce, adjoining E. P. Adams & Co.'
092 ly Mutual Tolephonn No. 10.
AVIZjlfllt'S S. H. CO.
Leaves Honolulu each Tuesday at
4 p.m., touching at Lahalna, Mna
laea Bay, Mukona, Mahukona, Ku
wulliue, LaupuLoolioo and HIlo.
Koturnliig, will touch at all th
alovo portB, arriving at Honolulu,
onoh Saturday afternoon,