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TUESDAY, NOV. 23. 1886.
Schr Ncltlo llcnlll from Hnwnll
b S Zualandlii for San FmiiuUco
Stmr Klnnti for tlio Volcano anil way
lioi ts at -l iin
Stmr Llkcllkc for Knlinlnl at 5 i in
Stmr Iwnlanl for Ktiiuil sit fi p m
VESSELS LEAVING TO-MORROW.
Bfrtno J 1) Sptcckch for San FrnucUco
SoUr Knwnllanl for Koolan
For Ban Frnnelseo, per S S Zealandia.
November 'S3 lion J A Cummins and
daughter, Mrs Mcrslibery and dahghtcr,
Mis E Kaplan, Capt Q F Smith, Air V
McChcsney and grandson, lion S G
Wilder, wife, daughter and seivuut. L
Cabot, Mrs Ashfoul and son, Miss M J
Alexander, Mr Gulllliind, K W Holds
worth, H W Severance, M Rosenthal
O E Williams. M II Jones, Mrs M 0
Monsarrat, Col Spauldhig, wife and 0
children, Miss Hunt, Allss J (' IJrodie,
B F Saylor, J Reubensteln. Steerage:
A Rnposa, wife and child, J Margues, J
do Costa and wife, F llalmtiu, V Hill,
S Allen, J Miller, W Ellsworth and
wife, Ah Foa, Sam Lingard, J Soaics,
W1I Wagner, Thco Seveiln, 1' Caity,
Miss M Kirsllne, M Mailcs, wife and 2
children, T S Uremics, A May, Chung
Mou, C Barlell, Moses Illram and Gaw
The S S Australia took CIO bunches of
bananas, valued at 025.
The S S Zenlanuln sailed at noon
for San Francls-co, with 2,219 bags of
sugar, from Irw In & Co. ; 271 bales of
wool and 87 bags of lice, f-om G. W.
Mnefarlano & Co.; alio bags of rice,
from Schaofer & Co., and 472 bdls of
freon hides, fiom McChesney & Son,
esides 1,333 bunches of bananas and
17 boxes of leaves from various parties.
LOCAL & GENERAL NEWS.
Waikiki people are said to be
getting alon.; swimmingly.
The Koyal School boys attended
the luau this afternoon in full force.
Hib Majesty drove with Mr. G. W.
Macfarlanc to the steamer this noon,
in His Majesty's private carriage.
The King's Own, under command
of Captain Clias. Chirk, attended the
luau tliis afternoon, in fatigue uni
form. m i
Mr. E. B. Thomas has tlio contract
to build for Mclncmy. Work will
not begin until the 1st of March
Colonel Geo. W. Macfarlanc has
left by the Zealandia for San Fran
cisco, and will proceed from there to
The Custom Houso closed at 1:30
this afternoon. It will most likely
be closed all day on Saturday Novem
Mr. Win, McLean, treasurer for
tlio I. I. S. N. Co., was the first to
give the alarm for the McMillan fire,
The next event on the programme
of the festivities is the Athletic sports,
to begin at Makiki to-morrow after
noon at 1 o'clock.
S. E. Kalukau has been appointed
an agent to take acknowledgments
to labor contracts, for the district of
Wailuku, island of Maui.
A oame of straight billiardB, 500
points, was played last night, at the
Hawaiian Hotel, by J. F. B. Mc
Cleery and B. Saylor. McCleery
William Howo and James Saun
ders will play a match gamo of bil
liards, this evening, commencing at
8 o'clock, at C. J. McCarthy's Hall,
Mns. Hnyfccldon guvo a party in
honor i of Mies E. Turton, at tho
former's residence, last evening. Tho
occasion was ono of enjoyment to nil
Hon. J. A. Cummins, who left
here to-day by the steamship Zealan
dia, received from His Majesty the
King, yesterday, tho insignia of tho
order of Kapiolani.
The East Maui Plantation Com
pany have filed wuli tho Minister of
Interior n petition for dissolution.
Objections to tho granting of tho pe-'"
tition must be lodged in the Interior
Office on or befoio January 20, 1887.
The bark E. J. Speuco has ueaily
completed tho d'bclmrgo of hcrcaigo,
and is expected to put to sea, bound
for Hong Kong, next Thursday.
Many Chinamen have alrendy becur
cd puBsago by her,
Jx iu said that H's Majesty, who
some time ago prepaied a volume of
military, tnct'cs, compiled from tho
British, American, and German sys
tems, has lately revised tlio book, and
it is expected to appear shortly.
The bark Edward Kiddc, from
Fortlaiid, Oicgon, for Hongkong, via
Honolulu, is 18 or 20 days out, and
is momentarily expected. Bho will
tako Cliincbo uabseiiKers from this
Laino & Co., aro tho
Eleven chickens belonging to Mr.
W. II. Rico wero stolon from Mr.
Waterhouse's residence, Nuuanu
Avenue, last week. Tlio Avenue has
been of lato clqthed in utter darkness
at nights, and thieves cannot uo
i . .
An order was Bent by tho Zealandia,
thig noon, for an organ, to tho firm of
Bovington & Son, London, for tho
Kaumakapili church. This instru
ment will bo ono of tho largest ever
irrtttftnu 1 1 wm
irouglit to this country. It will hayo
iwo rows of keys, thirty-two slops,
a full set of pedals nntl 1,300 pipes.
At the drill of tlio Honolulu Rifles
last evening, thrco new members
were elected into tlio company. jn
invitation to attend tlio liuui was
rend) and tlio company c.ilhtisi
nstioally agreed to assemble at tlio
armory in white uniforms, at 1:30
this afternoon, to attend the luau.
"When yam, tlio shipping master
for "Wilder's S. S. Co., was naked
wlint'9 tlio news, tlu9 morning? he
eaitl : One knnakn, he Ooino down
from Kawailinc, fall into Kinau
after hold at 7 o'clock this morning j
no hurt himself j stiikc on his feel:
he's an old man, little pupull.
A LITTLE DISPUTE.
Luther "Wilcox's poi driver en
tered into a heated argument with a
Chinaman on the I. 1. S. N. Co.'s
wharf, this morning, about some
barrels. The argument wound up
in n fistic encounter. The two
mauled each other for some time,
until the Chinaman cried haul in,
when the native struck tent mid de
camped in haste.
ACCIDENT ON THE E. J. SPENCE.
An accident hoppened on board
the bark 13. J. Spencc, yesterday.
One of the sailors, named Jenkins,
was stiuck by a bundle of material
that was being landed from the
vessel, and precipitated from the
deck down tho hold. The man fell
on some blocks of stone which com
prise a part of tho vessel's cargo,
and received bruises and a scvcie
shaking. Dr. McKibbin attended
to the injured man, and anticipates
nothing more serious than the
effect just now alluded to.
Mr. Edward Macfic and Miss
Ritson, oldest daughter of Mr.
Ritson, of the Finance Department,
were united in marriage this after
noon, at the English church, by Rev.
Alex. Mackintosh. Miss Grace
Robertson was bridesmaid and Dr.
Campbell groomsman. The bidal
couple leave by the steamer Iwalani
this afternoon, for Kilauea, Kauai,
where the wedding cake which was
sent last week'by the steamer C. R.
Bishop, will be cut and tho wedding
THE PLANTERS' MONTHLY.
The Planters' Monthly for No
vember has just been issued. Its
editorial management is now in the
hands of Mr. H. M. Whitney. The
amount of matter has been doubled.
A large proportion of the present
number is occupied by minutes of
the annual meeting of the Planters'
Labor and Supply Company and re
ports of committees read at the
meeting. In addition to these, it has
a variety of inteiesting and instruc
tive original and select articles. One
from the Demerara Artosy, concern
ing the filtration of cane juice, is of
special interest to planters.
A foreign tourist, impressed with
the music of the hula dancers, in
the ptoce3sion, on Saturday, on re
turning to his apartments, threw off
The native musicians, as the pro
cession halted at various points
along the route, chanting their mys
terious ancient meles and native
scngs, accompanied by wei.d mono
syllables and the beating of the
calabash di urns must have recalled
to the minds of the sutrounding
multitude of spectators, the limes
long gone by, and piobably stirred
paliiolic and poetical feelings, in
the breast of many a descendant
from the former geneiations of
chiefs and kings, and in listening
to their native music in their present
surroundings, they may have thought
with the patriotic Maluiin
" Tho land was beni'ilf'.'l,
Fair ioso the sp'ies, and gay tho bulld-
And lieu tho plains, like dreams of
But when I hem d my country's music
I sighed to be among her wilds again."
CAPTAIN J. H. CILL.
Captain J. II. Gill, of the E. J.
Spence, is a man of a long and large
sea experience. Thirty six years
ago, when quite a strippling, he
decided to forsake the land and be
take himself to tho "briny deep."
By diligent attention to duty and
close application to study ho was
qualified, in a few years, to tako
command of a ship, passed tho
necessary examinations, and received
his master's certilicates. Since then
ho has commanded many vessels,
and traversed the ocean to many
parts of the world, including the
five great continents of the globe
and islands almost innumerable.
For years tho Captain was engaged
in passenger tralllc, and has trans
portcdthousaiids of living beings
from one country to another, lie
ran to tho West Coast of New Zea
land in the early days of goldmining
in that country, was n pioneer to
settlements in Northern Australia,
and took some of the first gold and
dimond miners to the fields iu Africa,
And yet ho has never wrecked or
even damaged a vessel, nud lost only
one person overboard. Tlio E. J.
Spencc, which Captain Gill now com
mands, was built expressly for him,
about fifteen year ago, and he has
been in charge of her ever since.
When clean, she runs like a witch,
having often beaten steamer time.
She is bo tightly built, that alio has
never once required tho use of
THE ZEALANDIA'S DEPARTURE.
Notwithstanding the deplorable
slate of tlio roads, a largo concourse
of people assembled nt the O. S. S.
Co.'s wharf lo witness tho departure
of the steamer Zealandia, for San
Francisco. Tho Koyal Hawniian
Uapd was in attendance and plnycd
for mi hour previous lo the departure
of the steamer. As tho vessel was
backing off from the ulmrf, the
band played mid sang "Aloha Oc,"
which was a compliment duly appre
ciated by our fellow townsmen, who
wcro passengers on board the
The preparations for tho luau of
this afternoon wprcon a most elabor
ate scale. The spacious lanni erected
between the Palace front and tho
King street gate of the Palace
grounds, was completed some two
weeks ago. The structure covers an
area of about 250 by 85 feet. The
walks about tho lanni arc heavily
cavpclcd with rice grass. The main
front of the Palace, facing the
lanai, is gorgcou.ly draped and
hung with flags of nil s'ics, the
grnnd verandah doorway beirg cur
tained, right and left with the Ha
waiian flag and the Royal standard.
Tho lanal is entered by several door
ways. At the main entrance, facing
the Palace, is a small vestibules
formed of a large Hawaiian flag
flanked by ohia trees, palm leaves
and fcins. The passages leading in
to tho head of tho table arc cur
tained, on the right, with the Brit
ish, and on the left, with the United
Stales flags. The roof and walls of
the lauai arc elegantly draped and
festooned with flags, ti leaves and
mailc. The royal table is handsomely
laid with trenches of silver and gold,
China ware, silver knives and forks,
cut glass iu blue, green, cherry and
other rich colors. The tablo is
margined with a stately row of
covered calabashes of native woods
of most elegant mako and finish.
Stately silver candelabra, are placed
at regular intervals. The whole of
the tablo ware is laid in a beautiful
expanse of leaves and flowers. The
services of the. Roj-al School boys
have been enlisted as waiters. With
their handsome uniform, they make
a line appearance as they run troop
ing about the place.
The tables aie meant to accommo
date five hundred, at a sitting.
Some fifteen hundred invitations
have been issued. To the number
of invited guests responding may be
added probably about a thousand of
the native Ilawaiians of all orders,
each one of whom is understood to
have a carte blanche for the event.
The luau was to take place at 2
'clock. As we go lo press soon
after that hour, further particulars
must be postponed until to-morrow.
WANT TO KNOW THE EEAS0N.
Eonon Bulletin: The follow
ing statement of facts may interest
some of your leaders and will illus
trate the very unfair way that some
people have in dealing with us
builders. I submit them to you,
asking jour indulgence for using
your popular columns.
Sealed lenders being called for
by Mr. Mclnerney for the construc
tion of a building, I called on him lo
ascertain if this would be a buna fide
bid and if the lowest responsible
party would get the job, lo which
he replied, yes. I thereupon sub
mitted mine in the usual way. On
opening the same it was found that
Mr. Kavnnagh had made the lowest
estimate, mine being the next. Tho
natural supposition was that Mr.
Kavanagh would get the building,
but for reasons unknown to me it
was rumored at first, that I was to
have it and not Mr. Kavdnagk, al
though why this should have been so
is impossible for me to see, as Mr.
Kavanagh was ready to qualify in a
satisfactory bond. 1 applied lo Mr.
Mclnerney severrl liraes and asked
him for a decision, which was put
off fiom day to day and week to
week. During this time another
rumor, that of Mr. E. B. Thomas
being the favoied one, made its
rounds, and having my re-iutation
at stake by being cast aside without
even as much as an explanation, I
again urged Mr. Mclnerney, "when
he told mo that Monday, the 15th
inst, he would give me his final de
cision without foil. On the morning
of this day I again called on him,
when 1 was simply lold after some
talk that Mr. Thomas would get the
job for reasons I did not really care
to know, only for this much as it
concerned my reputation as a
builder, but none at all wero offered
to mo, and my only course to the
public is to state all the facts con
cerning my unexplained dismissal,
less they may think that I am not
capable of performing my duties or
fulfilling my contracts as a builder.
Mr, Mclnerney has certainly the
privilege and it is undeniably his
province to accept whom ho pleases,
but the least thing a gentleman
certainly would do is to explain. It
is this unceremonious nnd off-hand
way of dismirsing which I object.to
and in which every fair minded per
sons will sustain me. If a person is
dismissed or discharged it is for
some reason, nud when it concerns
a man in my business it is well the
public should know that reason,
less, as 1 have said they fall into the
natural way of thinking that I am
incompetent, which I emphatically
I remain, dear bir, yours respect
fully, G. W. Lincoln,
77 & 78, King street.
Tlio ocean is like a
wife very tidy.
'I 'HE now sur
inply of Book?, Diaries',
Siatloncrv. Novell lop. Xtnat Cards.
Toys, and Fnucv Goods retch rl bv T.
G. Tiiiium por Kciilmidlii, I mako
Santa Claus' ilu.tdipiarluistliu iitlractlvc
spot of the c ty fur old ami yi'iinu, as
usual bt) Iw
SMOKE Wedge' Cigar nt-MtUuttlijV.
TELEPHONE for Ice Cream I
JL Mutual Co. J8; Bell Co. 182. 85
DELICIOUS Fruit Iccq
iitUut tin; Kr.inc.
(5.00 ONLY ifl tlio price charged
tP for Two UalloiiR r any flavored
rich mid nhvnys fresh matlo Steam Ire
Crenni, guniantecd lo be absolutely pure
ornopiynt the l'lonccr Steam Candy
Factoiy, Bukuiy oud Ice Cream Hoonis.
Practical Coiifcct'oncr and Orna.
mentor. Hotel St., Bet. Fort & Nuimnu
Ms. Hawaiian and Bell Telephones,
No. 74. 49 tf
CANDIES! Imported, tlnnd
succl, you'll find at the Emtu. 85
ICECREAM of the I'urcrtiuidRlcu
esl quality fiom one qua . to any
quantity upward a niu del I vend packed
In ice, from It o'c'ock a.m. to U o'clock
1- m., free of clmige lo any part in Hono
lulu and suburbs by tho Pioneer Hleain
Candy Factory and llakeiy.
CH RISTM AS oTd New Ttnr Card.,
nit new ami of tlio vciy latest de
signs, having been carefully vrketcd by
our Mr, T. "J. Klnp, who lias just ic
turned from the C.i'8'. C.ill mriv at
King Brt-s.' AnStoie. SO
CAKES 1 Fancy, plain and orna
mi n till of every d(3crlptliui always
on hand at the Ki.iti:, on Hotel St. B5
DID you ever? No, I never tnsted
better Ice Cream tImniUthoEi,rri;l
Tbcli Ico Cream la really delicious, ami
buch a nice cozy place they have I SI
Fatuonize Home Industry by buy
ing cigars of J. W. Hingley, Cigar
Manufacturer, at the Crystal Soda
Woiks, where he is prepared to fill all
ordeis at the lowest possible whole
sale prices. Iblaud orders solicited
and piomptly 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.
Du. Flint's Hi:akt Remedy is a
Specific for all forms of Heart Dis
ease and albo for Diseases of Kidneys
and Circulation. Descriptive book
with every bottle. Benson Smith &
Co., Agents. 354
ALAKEA & KING STREET
arid sec tho
He has for sale cheap, befoic purchas
74 lug elsowlierc.
Having now passed into tho hands
of responsible parties is prepared at
short notice to do all "Washing in a Si -perlor
Manner. A conquerable
lias been ninde from the scale
former rate?, and
Satisfaction is Guaranteed to All
Who will favor the Establishment
ivl'.'i a irial. 60
II. HAOKPELD & Co.
Crystal Soda forte
Ginger Ale, Cream Soda,
Lemon Bo la, I.euinuailef t-'tirfnpurlD'i
Fiuit Syrupd uuil Esoncorf mill
m ml o from tlio pure Apple, all of which
v.u guiiruuluu In bo tho hot.
t&" We ii Uo
invito partieR intending
star.li'K sUiim for
the ni'u of 'ceil
drinks and wishing fountain supplied,
to can on us neioro going cisuwiicre.
Tie Crystal Ma Works,
P.O. Box 337, Honolulu.
63 and 65
Per Steamur Zculundin, a large assortment of
"Which will he sold at MAmFFACTURERS' COST.
iSCS We call special attention to our Btock o Ladies' Silk
Gloves, Mitts, and over 100 dozen of the latest de
signs in Ladies' and Gentlemen's
for Christmas Presents !
Boy's and Children's Clothing for the Holidays.
Remember, our Entire Stock must bo closed out by
Jiiiiuary lBt, 1887,
And the Greatest Bargains ever offered at tho
Temple of Fashion.
Nob. 63 & 65 Fort Street, - - Opposite Irwin & Co's
Corner of Fort & Merchant Streets.
JUST RECEIVED, THE FINEST LINES OF
Ciislii-iiififlc CloMm, Gents' FdhIsMi M,
HATS, CAPS, ETC , ETC.
. Latest Styles and Novelties in Noclcware.
Also, by repented nnd special request, a smnll invoice of the llnesl hand-made,
Most Durable Gents' Shoes
Obtainable In the
Cab i netinaker
Mo. 03 Hotel street,
Opposite International Hotel,
Canes and Valking Sticks,
Made of every kind of
racketH, Cornices, Curtain Poles, &c.'
made ot the latest designs.
Wolfe & Company,
Grocery and Feed Store,
07 and CO Hotel street,
Fresh Groceries and Provls'ons received
by every Steamc.
P. O. BoxKiO, BeM Te'epnonu No.
3II Mutual Teleplone No. 19-1.
The White House,
No. 118 Nuuuini Htn-Dt,
Honolulu, II. I.
Fnmily Ho. el; Terms Itcason.
M. W.PANDBIiS, Proprlo;or.
STEAM CANDY FACTORY
F. HORN, Practical Confectioner,
Pastry Cook mul linker.
71 Hotel St. -EBr Tclepheno 74
WENNER & CO.
no. oa xoirr sTiiaarcT.
Constantly on hand a largo assortment
of every descrlpthm of Jewelry, Watches,
dolil nnd Silver Plated Waro. &c,
A Live Morning Paper
"The Daily Herald"
Fifty Cents a Month.
28DANIEL I.OOAN, Proprietor, ly
Mer-IsM S. I. Co.,
The JBest Route
to tho World Renowned
Volcano of Kilauea
The new and f tavneb
Steamer W. C. Hall
Leave Honolulu at 10 o'clock a.m. oa
TUESDAY, November 17th. ,
The steamer passes along the entu
coast of ibe leeward side of Hnvmll, f.
fording tourists a panorama of clmrm.
ing scenery, and will stop at Kealuke
kua Bay, where nufllcient time la allow,
ed to visit i lie Monument of Captain
Tourists by this route reach Punalua
nt G o'clock on tho day after leaving
Honolulu, being only ono night on tlit
vessel, milking the entire passage la
smooth water. At Punaluu there Is tU
FINEST HOTEL ON HAWAII,
and from there tourists will be conveyed
by railroad to Pabalu. llienc by staga
coach to Half-way House, wher horses
nud guides will be in attendanca to cob.
vcy them to the Volruno.
Tourists will liuvu two nights and ana
wholo day at tho Volcano House.
Tickets for the round trip, $50, which
includes all exper-as.
Apply to HARRY ARMITAQE,
Age-in, iiipy imama- rjimograpn uailcrr,
Fort tr et, or at the oMce of the 1. 1. B.
N. Co., Ksplnnadc. f a0 Cm
Office 42 Merchant St, Honolulu.
Collector & Real Estate Agent.
Ullla nuil Kent Collected,
Heal Kttatc Bought and Maid,
All matters entrusted to mo will receive
piomp attention, and returns
Now Photograph Rooms.
OVER Nlcliol's Hore, Fort street,
next the Shooting Gallery. Pic.
litres, Poitniits und
woi k. butlBiacllou gu
80 ly J. A.
a h s
EGAN & CO.,
The Leading Gents'
Clothing and Fur
BOOTS & SHOES
Just received ex Zcalanilla, a splen
(ltd assortment of
Bpcclally suitable for tho pretent
Beaaon, such as nil kinds of
Millinery Goods New Stylos
Oent'a Underwear-New Style,
Ch'ld -en's Dr;-ar;, etc ,
And every clnss of
Ladies' Dress Goods
Ladles are particularly requested to
call and examine these goods before
E8 at Cor. Fort and Hotel Sts.
FOREIGN BIRDS, SHELLS
And Sundry Curiosities
J. T. WATERHOU8E.
. a BCIIUMAN.
Sec'y ifc Treas.
Haw'a Carriage MTe Co.
Iron, Cumberland Goal, Hard
: And all kinds of :
Carriage and Wagon Materials.
H. Hackfeld & Co.
Have just received a few raoro
C. E. FRASHER,
Hay, Grain, Etc.
Oil Cake Meal,
Order left at Office, with N. F. Bur
gess, JM King Street, will bo promptly
attended to. SOly
S. M. CARTER,
Has on hand for ale, In quantities
Departure Bay Coal, Newcastle Coal,
Hard and Soft Wood, Sawed and Split
Cali'o ala Hay,
Breu, Oa ,
Orders are hereby solicited and will
bo delivered at any locality within tho
3Vo. 89 KIIVO STREET.
Bath Telephone, 1H7. M
The Inter-Island Sterna
Navigation Co., Limited,
Keep constantly on band for sale
Steam Family r id Blackssaith Caal
and a general assortment ot
Bar Iron. iy