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FRIDAY, JULY 2d, 188G.
Jigtnc Coiftielo from Han FrnticUcn
SolirMalolo finm Laupahochoe
Sehr Wallclo from Kuan
Stmr W Q Ilnll for the Volcano mill
VESSELS LEAVING TO-MORROW.
Bk Star of Devon for Jalult
Missionary liklnc Morning Star for the
S S Islands
VESSELS IN PORT.
Bk Star of Devon, Lovcll
Bktnc Morning Star, Turner
Fr seer llamnionln, Arnard
Qcr sehr Mary O lSolun,
Gcr bk Furst DNmarck Vander Ylng
Bgtnc W G Irwlu, McColloeh
Sehr W S llownc. Paul
Norwegian bmk A morn. Sutterland
Git lik F O Slebeu, Bruun
Bk Blrmah. O II Jonas
Am bktuu Eureka, Lee
Bk Holden, Joycnson
Brit bk Isle of Erin, Xleholon, from
Liverpool, due July lii-ai.
Ant bk Edward May, Johnson, from
Boston, due August 'JO-IH.
Brit ship Amaua, from Liverpool, due
Haw brig Allle Kovvc, J Philips from
Hongkong, duu June 10-IS0.
Am brig S.illua. BIAc, from San
Francisco, due at Ivahulut, .Time i'0-20.
Bol bark Don Nicolas-, Koss, fiom
Port Townsend. W T. due Julv 20-iH.
Am sehr Ida Sehiianer, Ziot.i Etuei.t.,
Cal, due at KahttUii. July iO-)Q.
Nle bk Illinijio, Ilowi'idr uom De
parture Bay, 1$ (', due June W-SO.
From San Francisco, per bliic Con
euelo, July 23 Mr and .Mrs A D Ilu;eel
and Miss Fenticll.
F.r San Francisco, per bgtnc .V G
Irwin. July 23 E Nichols, II Mollct,
wife and 2 children, W Kendall, L G
"For Windward Ports and the Vol
cano, per stmr W G Hall, July 211: For
the Volcano Mr Zohn. For Maul and
Hawaii Mrs Mousarrat, Miss Cooney,
Bishop Willis and 3 boys, Mr and Mrs
Dickey, M O Kos, T Lindsay, FS
Dunn, J Hichardsou, 2 Winter boys,
Major Cormvell and daughter, L Dickey,
Miss Kahuna, Mr and Miss Kauhauc,
W U Parke. Alex Young, Mr Jaeger
and 2 sous and 140 deck.
CARCOES FROM ISLAND PORTS.
Sehr Malolo 1.G00 sugar.
Sehr Wallele l,20ido.
Arrivals at Sun Francisco July 1-ltb.
Bkt Amelia from Honolulu; bkt Dis
covery from Honolulu: bkt Ella from
Honolulu; bk (3 B Kcnney from Hono
lulu ; bk Lady Lampson from Honolulu ;
bkt W II Dimond from Honolulu; 15th,
ship Kate Davenport from Ilonolu'u.
Departures irom San Francisco July
10th, bkt G C Perkins for Honolulu;
brig onsuelo for Honolulu; 12th, bk
Ceylon for Honolulu.
To sail from San Franci.-co July 10th,
Cailiarien for Honolulu; 17th, Mary
Winkelman for Honolulu.
Tho W G Irwlu sailed this afternoon
for San Francisco with U,S0:i bags of
Biigar, 1,022 bags of rice, 1!I8 bbls of
molasses and 21) gasoline tanks. Value
domestic produce .i29.SS3.lli
The sunr Kinau was lowered from
the Marine Hallway yesterday after
noon and the sehr Haiubow taken up.
The bgtnc Consuelo, Capt Cousins,
arrived ibis morning, ll.J days from
San Franei-oo wilh 12 mules and gen
eral merchandise. She bad very fair
weather throughout the passage. Fhst
4 days out hud accomplished inlly half
the distance to this poit.
LOCAL & GENERAL NEWS.
Hurdlc r.ico and music at the rink
The bark Star of Devon sails for
Jaluit to-morrow noon.
The Hawaii and Honolulu base
ball clubs play a Tnutch game at Ma
kiki to-hinrrow afternoon.
BEronE tho ball game lo-moji'iow
afternoon at Mukiki Jus. Torbert
and Laau will run a i mile race for
$50 a side.
The brigantine Consuelo, which
nrrived this morning, 1L days ll0m
San Francisco, brought 12 mules for
Irwin & Co.
Oiideiib u:o to bo issued by iho
Minister of Interior to-day, prohibit
ing persons from bathing at the immi
grant landing, KuUaako.
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A uu will shortly be introduced
to the Legislature unking the Govern
ment to encourage in tome way or
other the salo and use of taro flour.
The Missionary barkentino Morn
ing Star will sail lo-nionow, at noon.
Hcligious services will be held on
boaid tho vessel at 10 o'clock to-morrow
The mongoose that was killed in
Dudoits' yiuil tho other night appears
to have been one of tho threu that
escaped from Allen &. Robinson's
yard soino tinio ago.
Miss Margaret Morgan, most inti
tmtto friend of Miss E. Wall, leaves
by tho batkentine Eureka next Sun
flay, to join hor fuond in San Fran
cisco, and to bo absent a few mo Hhs.
Mn. J. E. Wifcoiiian has 22 acres of
cane land for sale at Kukuihaelo,
Hawaii, adjoining cano land of Pa
cific Sugar Mill Co. This land is in
clogo proximity to the Pacific Sugar
. . -
Wii.uams, Dimond fe Co.'seitoular
of tho 15th says : Thoro has been no
change in our local sugar lelinery
piices sinco our last circular. Trade
has been slow in lico, ami pi ices rule
at 4 1-10 net to -1$ (iO days.
Mk, Hutchinson, of Gonsalvcs &
Co., received a letter yesterday that
wub recovered from tho wrecked
steamship Oregon, The letter was
well soaked with salt water, and
could hardly ho deeiphoicd.
Tun well-known stallion Lnngford,
Jr., died at Miles' stables yealei day
morning of infatuation of tho lungs.
The animal was owned by Mr. Kyn
nersley, who is now in San Fttn
eisco, The and was valued at
Tin: land on which Mr. Lmilssnn's
residence stood, previous to its being
riestioycri by lire recently, is up for
sale. This is a splendid building
ilo, in a desirable location at tho
top of Fort street and should meet
with easy wile.
Mil. A. D. Hussul, who arrived with
his wife by tho Consuelo this morn
ing, has come to take a position as
bookkeeper on a Maui plantation.
Miss ICiunell, who camo by the same
vessel, is on a visit to her sister, Mrs.
Fuller, of Hawaii.
At tho assembly of Williams' bash
ful boys, last evening it was voted
that the boys having made consider
able progress in dancing, be allow
ed to bring lady fiiends, so as to give
tone to the dancing, and to inspire tho
most bashful with a ilesiic to learn.
Tun Honolulu Rifles will hold a
special meeting next Wednesday
evening to elect a captain. At (bo
meeting of the company last 'Wednes
day nominations for captain weie
opened imii Mi. II. F. Habitant and
Mr. V. V. Ash ford were nominated.
Further nominations nro in otder
until the next meeting.
A .Tonnr.iiY occuncd on Wednes
day night of last week, but was kept
quiet in hopes of obtaining r. clue to
the lobbers. On the night mentioned
soino poison or persons enleed a
room bi'clc of Mis. Lack's house,
Emma street, and stole a tmnlc be
longing to M". J. A. Temple. The
trunk was li'.;on to the adjoining yaid
ami rifled of its contents. A new
suit of clothes nnd other apparel
wined in all at over $100 was the
extent of the plunder.
Ahtists' Materials, Plaques, Panels
Si-ieichers, Canvas, etc., etc., at King
Bros.' Art store. 8C Gt.
The most popular resort in tho
city are the Elite Ice Cream Parlors
Delicious Ice Creams, Ices, Cakes
and Candies always on hand. 73
Dn. Flint's Heart Remedy is a
Specific for all forms of Heart Dis
ease and also for Diseases of Kidneys
and Circulation. Descriptive book
with every bottle. Benson Smith k
Co., Agents. 354
West, Dow & Co. have leccivcd ex
Australia, Oak Bedroom sets, Walnut
and Ash Extension Chairs, Folding
Carpet Chairs, Nurse Rockers, Cor
nice poles, Mirror Plates, B.tby Car
riages, Croquet Sets, Music Folios,
Music Books, Sheet Music, etc., etc.
By the steamer Zealandia the Lead
ing Millinery House of Chas. J.
Fishcl has received a fine line of
Gent's Neckwear, Unlaundred Shirts,
French Kid Gloves and Slippers the
genuine article, Swiss Edgings, all
over Lace-. Full line of Ladies,
Misses and Children's Hats, Feathers,
Ornament, etc. Call at once and in
spect his stock. 74
Patronize Homo Industry by buy
ing cigars of J. W. Hingley, Cigar
Manufacturer, at the Crystal Soda
Woiks, where he is prepared to till all
orders at the lowest possible whole
sale prices. Island orders solicited
and promptly filled. The attention
of dealers is respectfully invited to
the fact "no license is required" to
sell these cigars. Do not forget the
name J. W. Hingley, nor tho place
Crystal Soda Works, Hotel street.
An invention that has been sought,"
but with indiffeient success, lo, these
many years, in various couniiie,
has to all appearances been hit upon
in Honolulu. Jn every huge town
where inanufaci uves are carried on,
what is known as the "smoke nui
sance" lias been a great annoyance
to the public, one of its fruils being
vexatious lUigption. April foni is
relation lo "public comfo I, cot:l
smoke represents a gicat waste of
fuel. Mr. E. W. TiMior, Superin
tending Engineer of Uio Wilder
Steamship Company, hiri devised a
smokc-cousuniiug contrivance tluu.
gives promise of being the long
souglit boon. He calls it a hol-uir
biirige wall, and has applied it to
the furnaces of the steamships Kinau
and Likelike. The essential prin
ciple of it is the utilization of the
nalinal drriight, the air being healed
to a very high tempeiature before
reaching the burning ma;s. Only
in the moments when the doors aie
open for adding fresh coal does the
thick, black bmokc, usual in the
oidinary furnaces, escape combus
tion and pour out of the smokes ack
in a nasty, wasteful volume of civ
bon. In a few seconds after the
flies are replenished only a little,
thin, white smoke issues from the
chimney. Tho saving of coal on
the steamers named is estimated at
ten percent, while the enhanced
comfort of passongors on the upper
decks is inestimable. Many of the
Molokui excursionists on the Like
like tho other day observed wilh
satisfaction the successful operatlou
of the invention. Mr. Tucker has
taken out a patent for it here, and
applied for patents in the United
j States, England, Germany, France,
uanaiia, ami me Australasian Colo
nies, lie has refused 810,000 for
Dates to the iHti insl. ex S. S.
Labouchere writes to the "Daily
News" urging Gladstone not to re
sign, on the ground that he has a
majoiity on everything except the
Irish question, ami that the Union
ists arc not likely to support a gen
eial vote of want of confidence in
The Times says that the Biitlsh
elections amount to a mandate from
the people to the Conservatives and
Unionists to form a strong anil durable
coalition government. "Patriotism
demands," the Times says, "a Harrington-Salisbury
assuie the nation's future."
A Vienna correspondent of the
Times telegraphs that there is great
complaint in Baloum over the short
ness of notice given by Russia clos
ing the place us a free port. He
says that a largo number of British
nnd American ships were on their
way to Batoum before the issuance
of the notice, and lliey cannot ar
livc until after the port is closed.
As a result, many of the consignors
of the cargoes in transit will piob
ably be subjected innocently to
A dcrpalch of the 12lh, from
Sydney, N. S. W., says that the
House of Assembly, alter a stoiiny
debate which lasted llfly-sb: hours,
passed the Tariff bill. During the
debate the sliangers' galleries were
kept cleaied. The members of the
opposition, headed by Sir Ilcnty
Parlies, iodised to sit on Sunday
and left the House. After their de
parture the bill was adopted without
a negative vote.
A fain carrying j00 Orange cx
cusioniuLS noin Kingston on Uie
Canadi.in Guiutl Tiunk Railroad ran
into an obiti notion placed on the
tiack, on a shaip curve on an cm
baukment ft ty feet high, with the
liver at l!ic bottom. The train was
not derailed as the engineer saw the
obsi 'ueiioil in time to cheek the
peed somewhat. It was however a
narrow ei'dpo. The Orangemen
cltiined 15 was the work of -heir
Tne fcmous castle of Waiicnburg,
at Warlenbuig in Piusiinn Silesia,
the lcsideucc of Prince Guatavc von
CouriatiJe, was entirely destroyed
by lite on the night of lite lath.
Prince "Gustavo aid his wife, the
Piincess Adele, were in bed when
the lii c broke out and narrowly es
cape with their lives. The castle
contained many famous paintings
and valuable works of ail, all of
which weie des'uoyed. The fit c
was caused by the attack of a pet
dog belonging lo the Princess upon
ti man servant who was carrying a
lighted pni'u-ilno lamp. The lamp
exploded and the ci stle was burned.
The cholera icauus, for July
liilli, ate as follows: Brin lisi, 9G
new cases, 35 deaths; Latiano, 10
new cases, 10 deaths ; Foiitana, 10
deaths; Venice, 15 new cases, d
In Trieste, dining the past twenly
four hcui's, two deaths occurred
from choleia and eight new cases
The returns for tho 13th were:
Briudisi, 147 new cases, 18 deaths ;
Fontana, 73 new casess, 20 deaths ;
Latiano, 33 new cases, 12 deaths;
Sanlito, 17 new cases, 4 deaths.
At a meeting held in the public
square in Callao, Peru, on Sunday
afternoon, 13ih, it was lesolved io
petit'on the Government lo uike im
mediate steps for the expulsion of
the Jesuits from Peru.
The decision lo expel the Due d'
Aum.iie wtis annoucid at the Cham
ber of Deputies by M. Goblet, Mi
nister of Public Iustiuction. M.
Tolan sf.id that the Government's
action was approved by the country
and restored confidence in the Mi
The Ottawa Customs Department
has sent a communication to the
Collector of the Port of Montreal in
reference to two Chiniuneii employ
ed on the ship sf.7, in that pott, in
which the action of the Collector in
cematKii'ig and obtaining a deposit
of 8100 is endorsed. The money
will be redmded on ihe vessel being
i cady to leave port with ihu China
men on boaid.
The anniversary of Hie battle of
the Boyne was celebiated by the
Orangemen in Canada on a much
larger scale than usral. At the
Kingston meeting a lcsolution was
passed deploiingtlie peittibed state
into which the home rule agitation
had thrown the empire, and deiiouu
iug the Gladstone's ineasuie as one
which must bring about the dlsmem
bennent of the cmplic, but favoring
any measuie which would create and
give .-ower to local councils or as
semblies in England, li eland and
Scotland to deal wan local questions.
At Pot.eilioio, n homo rule farmer
was pelted with rotten eggs.
Miss Rose Elizabeth Cleveland
has writlleu u novel entitled "Tho
Long Ro," which 'will boon bo pub
lished. Colonel Fred. Grant is editing the
journals of his father's journey
around the wot Id and intends to
publish them on his own account,
but cannot do it for three years, it
is said, owing to a stipulation in
Geucial Grant's coultuct with tho
publishers of his memoirs that none
of his papers besides should be pub
lished within that period. The pub
lished are shrewd Yankee-', but
they have done well by Mis. Grant,
according to their own reports.
The Chineso Quailcr of Snn Fran
cisco lias been aptly termed a bit of
old China. Willi Hi shops i osplcn
dent with Oriental led and yellow,
its pagoda-like restaurants, Us nar
row, noisome alleys, its uiitlcrgiotiud
opium and gambling dens, it fur
nishes a picture in miniature of the
seamy side of life in a Chinese city.
But what most wi iters forget is thai
Chinatown in the far Western me
tropolis rcpresenlB mainly the worst
featuics of Mongolian lite, and is as
unfair a type of comparison as
Mulberry or Baxter Street to-day
would be of the life of New Yoik.
Nine-tenths of the dwellers in San
Francisco's Chinatown me coolies,
ranking ns viitual slaves In their own
country, and doomed from biilh to
nicninf labor of the coaisest kind.
No Chinese of rank would tolerate
one of them as his body servant or
would permit otic to woik in any
capacity in his household. Outside
ihu Chinese Consulate in San F yu
cisco it is dutibtlul whether -me
would be able lo find a scoie of Chi
nese of good family or breeding
among the 20,000 hei'ded in China
town. Gathered in this way, is it
any wonder that the coolies in Cali
fornia include many criminals':'
Could otio take 20,000 while men
from the sliiui3 of any gieri oily t'ltd
seetiie r Jrgher order of .t.elligvnce
or bobr.e.v' than is shown by this
W it ie Chine e begca to llock
f.o Ci .ftiruin in latge mimics, i ..
It acted by gold mining nnd ihu -itiisii
of woik on the oveilaud r.'
i out!, they formed fc inulti ' u -(I'ciiou
what are knov.n as ol.o h t
Companies. Thesuvvie 'ashioni d
on ihe principle ol ,. :du &f'l s.
The men from Canton, "d insw i o,
formed one company. Aoiq otn
Hongkong another. The memliets
paid icgular dues, for which the
bociety furnished Ihein ho'ipif.il care
when sick, and guaranteed that their
bones should be carefully trans
ported lo China in ease of death.
They were nl-o lo be aided in any
iliflicully with Chinese of other com
panies or wilh whiles. The com
pany rooms weie the heatlquaiteis
for the members, where they could
get the latest news from China.
Outgiowths from these companies,
but independent of ihein, ate the
Highbinders' societies. Tlic-u aie
purely American institutions, like
the Six Companies, without counter
part in the old country. They ate
many in number, and their strength,
anil the desperate character of llieir
active members, and the swift ven
geance which they have dealt out
in offenders, have made them ieatcd
throughout the Pacific coa.t.
Though known as Freemasons, the
Highbinders ate really banded to
gether for black-mail and police
purposes. If by any favor the con
fidence of a Highbinder is won, lie
will have no hesitation in acknowledg
ing that he lives by black-mail. He
legal da his calling as perfectly
legitimate, and in carrying out the
oideis of his society ho would slop
at no ciiinc, for he looks on the
murder of one who has violated the
secrets of his society, or who has
received its sentence, as a meritori
ous bit of work.
The mother society among the I i'gh
jinders is the Chee Kung 'Io:j;,
which occupies a 4Ubslanlil i.rcd
slory building on Spoffoid Alley, in
the heart of the Chinese Quailor of
San Francisco. The society owns
the building and is icgulaily ini-oi-porated.
Ascending a llight of
staiis, one comes lo the Iaije assembly-hall,
a room sixty by twenly
ilve feet, well furiiLhcd in Chinese
btyle. Around the sides of the
room are ranged heavy carved onk
chairs, the wood of which looks like
ebony in shadow, and in strong light
shows the rich tolor of old rose
wood. In the centre of the reoin is
a table, and at one side are aiiauge
ments for making tea. On the
walls aie hung Chinese painliugsi
and mottoes, from Confucius. Just
at the head of tho M airway is a
long tablet of boxwood, on which
ate inscribed Ihe namss of the 1,200
charter members of the society, with
the amounts which they oiigiually
contributed. In the tear of the
npaiinifitt is a small olllce which
contains the usual corclt, covered
with clean malting and piovidcd
with an opium layout; on Iho walls
are the names of' the olllce and of
the police force for the half year.
Four "headmen" are eleted semi
annually, whoso woid is law, as well
us thirty-three "hatchetmen," as the
guard detailed to execute the de
crees of the society is called. Tho
Chee Kung is the most powerful of
nil tho societies, and has 1,500
members in Sun Francisco, and l.",
000 in all the Ameiican colonies
where Chinese have pencil ated.
Their lolls show thi't they have
branches in .'590 town in the United
States, Spanish America, and Cuba.
I A singular fact is that many mem
bers or the minor societies suit uc
long lo the Chee Kung.
The initiation for membership is
very ligid, and has been witnessed
by a few Ameiican detectives in
whom the Chinese have learned io
place conlldence. Tho candiU"o
kneels, and, with a largo Chinese
sword placed across his ihroat, and
the point of another piessed against
the nape of his neck, joins in the
chanting of an oath before the sa
cied symbols of the society an
oath which binds him to obey the
society, to renounce all ties of kin
dred, nnd lo swear to obey its com
mands without question at any lime.
Trials of accused persons ate held
ut stated intervals, and the sentence
is executed on the spot. Tho Im
plcinent of punishment resembles a
snw-liotse a log about six feet,
with four sho:t legs. Over ihis the
victim is bound, and Uio executioner j
with a club which resembles a base
ball bat, gives ihu icqiiisilo number
of blows on the back and legs. On
the floor above wheic this lot litre is
pr cllsed is the jii-s of the society.
The lulluence of this head society
is far-reaching, and il io doubtful
whether lis leaders would heed any
older from a lesser source than the
Chinese Consul. It is even said that
the Consul's order has sometimes
been oven tiled, as there are men in
the Chee Kung Tong who acknow
ledge no allegiance to China. The
doctrine is that the society must be
obeyed lira.. So when the Council
of Judges decide that a Chiucse has
committed an act which merits
death, the hatchet-men aie instruct
ed to kill him wherever found. "
he escape i'lom tvtu Lianeisco, the-e
is small prosne t of evading his
ptirsucis, as his name and dcsciip
tion ate sent lo till the SfJO branch
oryanizt'lious thuitighoul the coun
try. Jt is dangetous fur any China
man lo hmbor ihe fugitive or aid
him in any way. Ilu cannot return
to China unless he is unusuaby
clever 'n disguising himself, for all
the sui'jpiug ports sue closely watch
ed by the society's agents. This
sleepless espionage undermines the
courage of the btavcci man. It is
thi.ittgh tenor ol this fearful menace
t. 'at so many icpiuable C'lineso be
OiXic members of tue society. Out
side the Chee Kung lliey would be
Ui'gets for blackmail; iiiiido the
c'ucie they tue piolecU'd fiom all
The lesser societies of lligli
blndeis in San rivucisco have fiotn
'200 iv. GOO uieiubeis ercli. Their
1 tlge-iooiiis aie lilted up plainly,
tb -ugh each is a copy of Ihe otiginal
so far as t lie jo i concerned.
Nauually these societies become
nest-) of criminal-. The ImlchctHncn
nie usually mtllnvvx. Even the best
of the Chinese have small regard
for human life, as llieir laws tolerate
the purchase of a substitute by a
wcilthy criminal condemned to exe
cu'ion, and the couipiomisc of a
minder by a money payment to the
relatives o" the victim. Trained in
his way, llie Highbinder is as reck
less of human life as the slave-
hunting At ab of Ihe Soudan. There
have been cases of minder in China
town, done for private revenge by
hired Highbinders, for the small
sum of Iwemy dollais, and the
ch'iapncss in which human life is
held by these people is a constant
marvel. he den-1'i.icss of the re
venge of the Highbinder when he
fancies ho hiw been e.iouged is illtts
luited by an incident which occpp'oi!
last year in ban Francisco. A while
salonn-kee or in I he Chinese Quarlc,
named De .i;wy, icscnicd an insult
offered to hK p.ulner's wife l.ry a
Chinese Highbinder by tin owing the
offending cooly into Ihe slieet. He
wtis warned lo be on his guutd, as
the man was a noloiiotis despeiado.
Two days laier Uetnpsey, in broad
daylight, wuite urawing a glass of
bter, wps slabbed fatally by the
Chine; e, who coojly walked out of
the saloon, and escaped. Though
tue police Used evciy effort to force
the society io give him up, tho niur
deier still icniaius at large.
The Highbinder is almost cntiiely
beyond lue pale of Ameiican law.
His siciet hi(iiit';'-pltices defy the
ingenuity of the police; lie holds an
oath in court in contempt; he can
get a suit.o of witnesses in his so
ciety to swear to ruy.'bing which he
(Ieaire5; he has been the chief cause
of the difficulty in the enforcement
of the Kestiictiou Act in San Fran
cisco. The great body of the Chinese
in California niu peaceful and law
abiding, but the few bundled active
Highbiiidcis form a powerful element
ol nines,, and tue a constant menace
to public safety.
Wong Ah Bang, now in San Qucn
lin puson for a 'c m of ten ycais
for assault with intent to minder,
w. s a Chinese Highbinder who dole
i-ervici! as a cook in an American
family. He no doubt counted on
lobbing the family when a conven
ient nppoituiiity occuncd, but in the
mei it time ho was offered a good
sum lo kill a Chinese. He killed
Ihe man, ntul V, u .iicuiiiblsmlinl
evidence was 'sltoug against him,
but the family wilh which he worked
testified thai he could not have been
absent on the night of the minder
without their knowledge, and this
alibi saved him. Subsequently ho
allcmplcd another murder, and was
caught, and convicted on January
Chit Ah LunSi alias Adam Qiiin,
is a notorious Highbinder. Ilu was
bent to Kan Queutin December 20,
187!), for civeii years for robbery.
When discharged, September 22,
1884, he went to Euieka, Humboldt
Comity, but when the Chinese weie
evicted from that place he came to
San FraucLeo, and was selected to
go on to St, LouLi to kill a Chinese
iiilerpielcr who had aided in con
victing some Chinese ciimiuals in
that city. Tivo days before he
at rived at St, Louis tho ni.irder was
1 committed by Highbinders in that
j city, who weie eager to secure the
huge reward oiTcrcu tor the man's
Chung Ah Kit is a professional
kidnapper of women who was sent
to San Queutin for live years, in
1882, for l.igmippiug a Chinese girl
and holding her for a large ransom.
Leu Ah Fook is one of the ablest
of the Highbinders. Ho belongs to
the Suey Ong Tong, and acts as
Intorpicicr for his t-ociety in tho
couits. lie was known to be acces
sory to n murder in 1880, but he
escaped lluough perjured testimony.
His most recent exploit was to
secure Iho arrest of six Chiucse
women on the ground that they had
been illegally landed. This was
done in rcvengo for the failure of
the owners of the women to pay him
SiiO a head as tribute-money. He
speaks good English, nnd thcio is a
vvoild of intelligence in his one serv
The weapons of tho Highbinder
arc all brought from China, with the
exception of the hatchet and the
pistol. The most murderous weapon
is what is called the double sword.
Two swords, each about two feet
long, are wornin a single scabbard.
A Chinese draws these, one in cacli
hand, and chops his way through a
crowd of enemies. Only one side
is sharpened, but the blade, like
Unit of all the Chinese knives, is
ground to a utzoredge. An effective
weapon at close quarters is the two
edged knife, usually worn in a
leather sheath. The handle is of
brass, generally richly ornamented,
while the blade is of the finest steel.
Most of the assassinations in China
town have been committed with this
weapon, one blow being sufficient to
ensure a mortal wound. The cleaver
used by the Highbinders is smaller
and lighter than the oidinary butch
er's cleaver. Tho iron club, about
a fool and n half long, is enclosed
in a sheath, and worn at the side
like a swoid. Another weapt n is a
cuiious sword with a large gttaid for
the hand. The hatchet is usually of
American make, but ground as
sharp as a utzor.
The coat of mail shown in the
sketch, which was taken from a
Chineso lliuhhinder, ib of cloth,
heavily padded with layers of rice
paper that make it proof against a
brllei. Mote common than this is
the leather wiisllet. This conies
half-way up to the elbow, and pieces
of iron inserted in the leather serve
to ward off even a heave stioke of
a sword or hatchet. Tllarper's
Found Horse and Saddle.
A 5 IG11T OUKUI itoico litanded
E N on left liiatl iu;r, four white
feci, wl it s.iuiile. 'Iiteuwiicr can have
liiai by paying utivcitiseuient t' ml feed
ing, c c. C.iUnt
fijlvv l'uueliliowl slieut.
FOU TWO BOYS, one 111 and tho
Oilier 18, Portuguese; alfO, or a
woman it washing 0111111011111!;. Apply
to if. A. OONZALVKS & O' '.,
8:i I w Queen S'.tcct.
DIVIDEND NO ICE.
A MONTHLY Divulund of $1 per
Sliate will be payable on the
Oupi.nl 8lonk or Hie People's Ice it Ke-ftl.-swalor
Co. on FKIDAY, July Sard,
at ihcComranv'ii olllce.
83 3t V. li. FOsTER, Treasurer.
MR. B. J. APPLHBY,
TE.vOHHR OF BANJO.
For tprms, oncinii i at
74 im' WI S l DOW & OO., Fort St.
A LARGE & ELEGANT
Stock of Goods
lleciived ex Zilamlin,
70 I Oiii-i-n & F-itSlicet Stores. tf
Burnt Out but NoTfi!
Ryaa's Boat-BiMiug 81m
Is now adjoining the rear of
The White House,
'o. 1IH Nttviiinti (Sir :;!,
HONOLULU, : : II. I.
Private Family Hotel,
Terms Iiwisonnblc. First-Class
MRS. J. VIERRA, Proprietress.
At ICiit'lolitni l'.irlt. for a term
of blx1 months, thu Cottage
anil iiremhes now occunicd
unileisluuuil. and containing
Parlor, Dining and 2 llcdroonis. Also,
Bithrooni, I'anlry tttid ICiichen, The
uoii.igii h nicety turiiiniicd jn every
nnrilctiliir for ImiiecKctpliijr. A Jersey
Cow on ihu pii'inUts tutnifslifa quan
tities of milk, cream and butler; aUo, a
nice coll'Cilon of good laying hens. To
a ilolralilo party good tcinia will bo
ollercd. Apply to
W II. J. AQNKW.
Great Excitement in Wales
about a Marvellous Cure.
Living Six Years Without
Going lo I$etl.
Mn. ftimnn: While (.pending " few
days at the plcautul seaside town of
Aberybtwitli, UiiidlininiOiiii', Widen, 1
heard iclutud what Boomed lo nm either
a fabulous utory oru marvellous rtnu.
The Moiy was thai a poor billion r who
had not been ablu to Ilu down in led for
six long ye.UH, given up lo die by idl Ihu
hfuitntii 1 in 1 1 litfn kiif.wHK enroil liv
fomu l'ali'iit Medicine. It waa iclati-d
wan mo mure implicit commence from
thu chcuiiisiiitiiT, as was hi id. tlmt the
Vlcurof Llauryttjd was fumlllur with
, by tho
n h n o h li u
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will be issued from the
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At the close of thu Stssiou, and will
consist of the reports published
from day to day in the Bci.i.k
tin", with cortcctions, where neces
sary. The IIui.ixti.v Reports aie
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orders recbived in tiinC'Will be Tilled
as soon as the book is published.
the facts, and could vouch for the truth
of the repot t. ;
Hiving u little curioiity to know ln-w
such stotie ;ro in travelling, I tools
the libeity vvlillo at the vitiligo ut I.Ium.
rjtvrt io call iiiun the Vkar, the lv.
T. Evuttsi, mid to etupiitv ubiiut !lns
wondetful cure, 'lltoiitih a lo'nl -tun.
gcr to htm, buth he ami hid wife liu'U
graciouly unleituinul me in a hi If
uoiii'sconvcrMitioii. piincipally timel lug
llie ctiie of .Mr. i'ugli, in which in ty
f-L'c'inwl to lake a tke'p and .Sjinputlielic
interest, having lienu fumilinr with i.ts
siilloiings, and now rejoiced in vvv.it
seemed To them n mo-t mum liable oijie. .
Tlio Vicar n mai lied that he presumed
his mime hud been connected with je -tcporl
f i oin his hav tnjr mentioned :iu
case to Mr. .It hit Thouitis a chcinUl'-jf
Uimon, lie mid .Mr. I'ugli was font r
ly a icbidcniof ihuii patlsTi, but vmi ow
living in the jiaritli of l.tui.diteinoi.
He strongly vouched Mr. Y in. 1'ujj 's
character im a respcclal'lt; fanner a d
wot thy of' credit. 1 lvfl Ihu veneru. ie
Vicar with a livetier s-eau of t.o Ituy )'
relation of a pastor and people, fce'l g
thai he was one who truly sjii'p.ithi-ti
willi all who ate atllicted in mind, body,
On my leltirn lo Ahcr.vsiwiUi, 1 v is
impressed with a rift-ire In eve Mr. I'ti li,
vvhove lepututlou uood "tl high. Ij is
farm is culled I'.uilihii.M iwr, .- gmlj g
"above the dingle," muted ue-i .tc
summit of a smooth loiitnl hill, ( r.
looking a beautiful valley in v hit i. Is
situated thu lovely ivvmnutled C!.t i 'h
of Llatiddeiutil. I fimiid Mi. IV li,
appiiieiilly abou! 10yciiritilri.nl tin ri. in
height, railier slight, vvjtliii plens'iuit. ul
iniilligeni fuLe. I lold him I had hi, rd
of Ills giealallllclioii ami ol' li ii lem k
ahlu and ulino.-l mii.icuU u t.-IItf, nail
that I had ennie to learu from liK ni
lipa, vvlitit llieio was of tiinli in tin ie
potts. Mr. Pugh remarked that his ku!;Ii-lor-
had luken ti kindly 'iiul tyi p.
tttiietlc interest in bis ci.se tor nijily
year.', but of Into Ihvir inure-t ha.l i in
greatly itwakeitetl by a li.-.ppy chai g. ut
his cmidltiou. What you lepott i- I iv.
bit? heuid ahnmil, Mil liv, Is ubi." it.
l.illv true, with rue exreptlon. I in cr
unileistood tlmt my viise vvm cvri u5 v-n
up as liop'-letit by nnj l'liyic-lnu. I
hi'.vu been trwitttu by so v. ml Diet rs
licic.ihoiitb, as gouri as any In Wale-, ''tit
unfortunately no prcrUj,nioii ef ili .rs
ever brought the dcslietl lebuf.
Fifteen j'tiiin ago. he- wild, 1 first ue.
came conseiuus ut a t(,iirm.(l .' no ,;nl
sioiiineh ami loss of ttpp tin., vvhieii''l.u
UoeloiM told inu was Dy-j.cuht Vi 'fii
footl I could hold in my sinuiuch .: m.
etl to tlo hid tin gnmi unit was olipn
tliiowu up with painful ut hint?". 'J ills
wif ftillovved all-rti time with a lou it
ness and a raw s rcucss ol tins 111 mt
which Iho Doctott, called bioncli In,
and 1 was tieatcd for that, but v till
llttlu success. Then camo tboili-e.- of
breath and a sense of siili'uculion, c pe
ciully uighti1, wilh clammv s'vcttt, ut I 1
would have to gel out of lie.! ami co ie
times open a door or ivlntlow in wti-ter
weather to til I my lungs with the old
About six voaiRUgo l lve;iino so nd
tlmt I could not ship in bed, hut hu to
take my untpilct icatiiud drctitii ep
sitting In tin Jiinrliuir. M uillii uu
tcenieil to be wotUiug tlowuwiitri ato
my bowulrt as well us uptwuua inio.'iny
luiigK and throal. In the violent c,n .'?l.
log Htiasins which grew inoro frci' -ul,
my alidoitien would iipuuri ami tiol ion
and at time H wouhl teem thai 1 fch ild
Millbc.ilc. All II1I3 lime I uttb rul eil
In siienglh so thai 1 could perf'.ri.- 110
hard labor mid my Hjil.its wef-i ut i6e.
rpiently much diprussvd.
Early in Ibis lul sptlug 1 had u -.ill
more, severe snaHiioriiii miiak, iiuu my
family and neighbors became tilan eil,
! belluving lint ceitululy I would no' ur.
, vive, when a neiglibttr, who I111I mo
! kuovvk'iluf. cr hud Inard of thu ir. ill.
olne, seni lo Abcrystvviili by the dvvr,
of tliiiUmulhiis I'm-i, some- seven :. '.U-s
ilistum, a d leieln-d a buuluot M - her
BelKelV Our.itive Svrup.
This inedicitiu tlti-y tidinitiisUt.- ,0
ino accoidliig to the UiiccUuu, vvb- i to
their tutpn?e and delight mi ks 'inn
my own. ihu spasm ccuul. I becu "ui
ease, and m v stomuch hib cubneri. Mf
I bowels vvcte mowd us by a j,- uq