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DAILY BULLETIN: HONOLULU, II. L, FEBJiUAIrt' 21, 18S0.
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fMtrril to nnthrr Srct nor PtUty,
lint rttn&h'thrtt for tit bcnfit of 'all.
FRIDAY, l-'KU. 21, 1890.
A holloing evil i practised bv
some people who will ring up a
miiulipr on the telephone, :uul then
jro away, pcrhnpi to the postollice,
while the called person W shouting
vainly in the tratisiniltcr.
we tall; o much about "attracting."
Surely sonic young member will
make a record for himself by leading
the attack on this; antiquated impo
sition at, the coming session.
Edison, it is said, is woil.ing on
an invention by which people may
me each other by telegraph. Nine
o it of ton persons now, on calling
anybody to the telephone, will say,
"So-and-so wants to see you,"' but
they do not mean it.
Extracts published by the Adver
tiser, from the Polynesian of April,
18'IA, show that a very severe epi
demic of inlluenza prevailed through
out the group that year, alllieting
nearly all the foreign population
and causing great mortality among
Heel sugar may become a formid
able competitor with Hawaiian cane
sugar on the l'acilic Coast, but for
the present wc may take the satis
faction that the California beet in
terest is likely to stand as a bulwaik
against abolition of the smrar duties,
in which our
advantage' from the
The Advertiser quotes Sir Chailcs
Russell as saying that "it is impos
sible to indite a whole nation."
One of the meanings of indite i
"to be author of." In that sense
Abraham indited a whole nation, so
that the feat in question cannot al
ways have been impossible. Sir
Charles must have said "to indict."
SPEAKER REED'S TYRANNY.
The "growl" between Speaker
Heed of the House ol Heprcsenta
tives and the Democrats may be
bneily explained. It has been the
custom from awav back for mem
bers, when they wished to shirk the
responsibility of voting although
present, to have themselves recorded
as absent. This was lying to their
constituents, who might be pacified
by excuses for their repicsentalive's
absence, when they would refuse to
be iccouciled to the gross cowardice
of their representatives in evading
a vote when piescnt. The piactice
was, however, under Speaker Heed's
eye, attempted to he employed in
obstructive tactics of the Demo
cratic minority. A sullicient num
ber ol these to pi event a quorum by
their absence attempted to give
themselves a fictitious absence for
that purpose by peisonally answer
ing "absent" to the roll call. The
Speaker "could mil see" it while
seeing these members in the cham
ber, and therefore directed the clerk
to record all as "present" who were
there. For this manly action the
Speaker is denounced as a tyrant by
his political opponents. He .simply
acted on the converse of the Irish
showman's caution, "Nobody ad
mitted utiles- lie conies himself,"
by saying in effect, "Nobody allow
ed to be absent utiles- he stays
A TRIFLE TOO COLLOQUIAL.
It was the excellent practice of
the teachers in the Washington pub
lic schools to give out to their pu
pils brief extracts from the best
poetry and ask the pupils to repro
duce the idea in their own language.
This not only familiarizes the pupils
with our best literature, but teaches
them to lead understandingly and
to wiite each in his own independ
ent style. The other day (so a gen
tleman, who vouches for the truth
of the story, informs us) a teacher
gave out "the following lines from
I heard (lie Hailing g.iruioiiN of light
.sweep through her 111:11 lilt halls;
I saw her tible .'kills all Hinged wllh
From the celc-llal wa'N.
One little fellow brought In his
I heaiil the Ion:: lalN of her iil'iit-lili t
Auction Sales by James F, Morgan,
TRUSTEE'S SALE OF
Seiiiteh iiloiiu t li Mnnc
-f Washington Capital.
HADN'T DONE ANYTHINC TO IT.
Jeweler (examining it) What on
earth have you been doing to this
Owner of watch Nothing, sir.
Nothing at all. 1 wound it up a
while ago, good and light, and it
stopped. 1 shook it for half an
hour and couldn't start it, and then
I opened it and poked the balance
wheel with a toothpick, and still it
wouldn't go. 1 want to know what's
the matter with the blamed thing?
L LIFE I
03F" W125W YORK
By older of A J. OAKTWIMGIIT,
Trustee of Ilio KslnUsof I.jilla K. IMIUol,
1 will cell nt I'nM'e Atietltm at my
Haleinnni, Queen street,
On MONDAY, Mnrc.lt rtnl,
AT i;; O'CLOCK xoo.
I Desirable Minn Lois,
Shunted 011 Foil Mien, opposite the
LOT NO. 1Hn CS I eel finiiintie on
Fort sttcet ami Is 7:1 feet deep, eon.
tabling an aioa ol I.UCl Mpiaic
LOT NO. 3 H""1 W fed fionlnge on
Kort st 1 eel nnil is over 6!) feel deep,
containing nil ami of 1,0'I'J "pinie
Tlieie Is a 10 fool lane between the 2
InfMlun giving double Imntiigc to the
These ine the nint desirable building
sites oll'iuil for Mile In the city.
A plan of the Lots can lie recti nl my
I" Hale subject to continuation by
la issuing .1 new fotni of inr.uiance which provides, in flu event of denth, for a return orall premiums paid in ad
dition to the amount of the policy, or, should the insured sitivivo a given number of yeais, the Company will
ret inn nfl the preinitiinii paid with inlet est ; or, instead of accepting the policy and piolils in cash the leual holder
may, WITllObTAlKDIUAI. EXAMINATION nnd WITIIOI'T hi'KTUKU l'AYMENTOK I'HKMIWM.S, take in
lieu thereof the amount of policy and profits in FULLY l'AID I'l' insurance, paiticipating annually in dividends.
Remember, thiri contract is issued by the oldest Lile Insurance Company in the United Stalea, and the Lar
gest Financial Institution in the World, its asets exceeding One Hundred and Twenty-Six Millions of Dollais.
tQT For full particulars call on or addrc-u
General Agent for the Hawaiian Islands.
In a Mpeeeh on the eve of the
election, which was never published,
the speaker made a distinct appeal
to mob law lor the suppression of
the liberty of the native opposition
press in the event of the Reform
Patty's winning the election. The
question may now be asked whether
the orator is ashamed of his base
ness since the vapors of the contest
have condensed in the dews of de
feat on his classic brow.
The intcivat excited in London
over Father Damien'-, life and death
011 Molokai bore good fruits in more
than one quarter. Attention was
diawii to other leper settlements in
various parts, and the leprosy asy
lum of Cape Colony was found in a
deplorable condition. The houses
were mean and overcrowded, the in
mates poorly fed and clothed and
tended. Publicity led to leform.
The asylum is situated on Hobbeu
island at the entrance to Table Hay.
An English author once fell in
with a man who professed to be able
to read character by means of hand
writing. Ry way of testing the mat
ter the author took Lom his pocket
a letter and, holding his thumb over
the signature, inquired what soit of
a man the writer wa.
Was he a man of gehiiisr
Most certainly not.
ly no means.
A gentleman V
No. Tnere was nothing lcmnik
able about the writing; it was an
ordinary and unfavorable hand.
"Now, then, my friend," said the
author, "will you oblige me by look
ing at the signature?"
The man looked and was a little
dumbfounded when he read the
name "T.ILMacaulay" Youth's
MB. ALLEN HUTCHINSON will
deliver llie lltfit of a course of
le(ture ni il I'eniotitlr'itioiis on "Sculp
line." in Hie Y. M. C A. nail, on Kill.
PAY, 1' li 2M. at 7:!0 o'clock v.. M.
As 1 iliinnnstrullnii Mr Hutchinson will
model a poiltnit Inmt 011 tht! vtagu of
Kiine imtiv'ilunl w'cclcil fioin the audi.
(Mice A1l111f4i1.il ?!. Tiekiis inny lie
liml ut Kin.; lb"'' Art Slice, Mote!
sunt. 4'fl Mi
Siilfion 1111 Moti.
flay night, I'd.. I7tli,
:t So iv 1 M.tic, hinndvtl
"A. K." fin oil' lilntl
lee Anvoni' leluinhig 10 Commercial
Saloon will iccelve a suitable rew.llil.
JAS. iP. MOKUAN,
171 col Auctioneer.
TAHITI : LEIVIOiyADE,
LEMON, : DREAM :-anch PLAIH :
Solo Proprietors of BAILEY'S SARSAPARILLA & IRON WATER,
(liter Me, Hod Mb, QhimUibl Bialiimali,
liimi Wolim, Etc. .
Ciilo catv SIobo Filter !
lirokcn to carriage or
Miiiuil; a liargaiu.
Considering the abounding tech
nical pitfalls for the unwary in the
new election law, it might be as well
tor disappointed candidates to go
slow in bringing opponents to the
iingholt for minor infractions of the
letter. What is sauce for the goose,
remember, may also garnish a de
funct male bird of that genus. Pro
secutions for anything but the cor
rupt ing or intimifUuing of voters
might vety decently be shunned by
both pai tics under the peculiar cir
ouniitaiices pioduced by the opera
tion of a complicated and nufamiliar
at at lite.
We have given lroiu a New York
paper an account of a project
broached for a railway between
North and South America. An
other vast jaitway scheme has
reached the stage of practical oper
ations. The Kussian Government
has begun to build a railway of
about live thousand miles across
Sihciia. The new route will reduce
' the journey between Now York nnd
l'cking via London from forty days
:h now to twenty-live days. A San
Francisco paper claims that by way
of that city the lime between New
York and l'cking would be only
The Hawaiian passport law has
been assailed more vigorously than
any other national institution. Yet
no statesman has arisen stiong
fiiough to overthrow it. It seems
to have its roots chielly in our cre
dit system. liecause, probably,
none who take a sincere interest m
our polities intend to "nkip the
country," the question has never
been made a live one in the clcc
t'ons. One ol' the most ucrlous ob
jections to tho law is llio nnnoyniico
it occasions foreign visilois, whom
The liquor-sellers of llangor, Me.,
were recently raided, and thiitcen
carloads of liquor were captured and
spilled, while the courts wore kept
busy imposing lines. Some of the
liiiuor sellers succeeded in hiding
The political strength of the 8,000
liquor dealers of New York city is
estimated by one of their own leader-
to be not less than 40,000 votes.
The same authority says: "In al
most every county in the Slate there
is now a liquor d'ealers' association
and wc are all pledged to vole to
gether." In the few months which have
elapsed since the sale of the three
laigcst brcweiics of Ilochcster, New
York, lo the hnglish syndicate three
now browing companies, each with
a capital of from 100,000 to 51.il,
000, have been organized and are
already engaged in the construction
of mammoth buildings for their
The terror of the Sultan when he
heard the particulars of the llrazil
iau revolution led him at once to
distribute a large sum among his
Albanian and Nubian guards, and
the arrears of pay which are flue to
the Turkish army are to be paid olf
at once, though it is said that no
one knows wheie the money is to
An amicable settlement of the
contest in New York city over the
will of A. T. Stewart closed one of
the most notable legal controversies
on record in the history of Ameri
can litigation. It is alleged that
the amicable settlement cost $r,000,
000. The suit was brought by re
latives against Judge Hilton. The
compromise effected appears to be
satisfactory to all concerned.
A remarkable discovery has Just
been made at St. l'ahu, Finisterre.
On removing a granite block to the
southwest of the village a Roman
Hanged tile was observed, which
jiad, apparently, served as a cover
to a box of wood now fallen into de
cay. Inside were found over 10,
000 small plated Komaji coins of va
leiiau, Diocletian, Constatius, Maxi
miis, Lucinius, Constantino the
Great, and Constantinus II. Tliey
are well preserved and dale from '2(0
The point is made that the stories
of rapid growth in population at the
West are more than matched in tho
Kmpiro Slate. The gcusiis lo be
taken this year will show that .the
population of the State ot New Yotk
is about 11,000,000. The rate of de
velopment of tho upper portion of
the city of New York is lemarkablo.
In Hiooklyn there have been elected
within the past year houses for the
accommodation of C0,000 people,
and the population of that city now
vcigos on 1100,000.
Tlie-e Filter- aie easily demised,
ami NKVKK become OKACKK1) or
(.'ItA.KD by ehanae of t-Jliipeialllie of
The FUterhiK Medium 1- a XATCK A L
sTONT. mined from llieeaitb. Il I
nnlike any other stone.
Tt Does Not Absorb and
Become Foul !
IMl'l'IUTlKS never 1'LNT.TItATB
it, but He on Hie suinu-', anil internally
Hie stone leniaills as pine ami while
after yeais of 11-e a- when taken fioin
(" All ootniiiiinh'iilioiis mid orders should be addressed (o
BENSON, SMITH & CO..
:S0 1 in
The C.ato CltV Stone Filler Is 11 per
fect -ueeesi. It is the only real lllter I
have ever seen. I would not bo without
tine for anv cnniiilciatloii. It eonveits
our lake water into the best drinking
water in the w 01 Id.
IIi:m:vM. I.vmax, M. P..
:'.:'. Wet Adams St , Chicago.
ITiIltrcWOOI) for ale at Hawaiian
. Commercial Sidusifiom", miner fit
Queen anil Nimnuii slices. 'IfiS it
A STRONG Steady Man is wanted to
IK take care ol horses, ill iveiicnvery
Apply to "!'. O.
UT For Sale by
HAWAIIAN HARDWARE Co.,
Opi odlf Sprcokcls & Co.'s Hank,
K,') tf Fori Mrett, Honolulu.
COMMERCIAL SALESROOMS !
die. ltu-rn A Ximniui Sin.
l3T(lomlaof all descriptions sold on
Muluil Telephone (lilt Ieli8-!i0
Cottage For Sale
On SATURDAY, March 1,
AT t!i O'CI.OI'11 XODX,
I will 'til at 1'iiblh: Auction at the pre
mises, Hicharils street, opposite
the Hawaiian Hotel, the
6 Boom COTTAGE
wm?MM & o.
Itlof'lc, IS'o. 5 7
I'Ol'l fr-I !' I,
H'llhioniii, l'atili-y, Kiliiiiu,
Peivant's Collage, Stable?,
Carriage & Chicken Houses,
Lately the resilience of ihe under.
French, Biiliife mil American Dry nl Fancy Go,
CHILDREN'S CLOTHING, FURNISHING GOODS, ETC.
Have jleM received by laul Australia a line lino of
Cotton Challis at 15 cents per Yard !
.Fut the ninlciial for Spring nnd Summer Wear.
New Stock of Ladies Hats
TKiniH of HAl.K-
t& llnildiiiKs to be lemoved within
10 ilays Irom flay of talc.
LI2WJH J. LEVEY,
SITl'ATIOX as Bookkeeper in
town or plantation. AdtlrcBf
I). I" this ctllee. 40:11
JXJ- A SKCONl).HANI)Ibftl;e.
;, lY Apply to
131 tf II. IIAUKFiaiitfcCO.
A SITUATION as SiiRar (icik or
Night Watchnian at a mill, or a
place as Luna on a good plantation
Has expeiienee and can tiirniah good
ic-tcrcucc Call or aihlrcfs "I. K. I'.,"
UiiiXKTiN Ofllce. 4"7 tl
mler full iiowcr of attorney
iliuing my absenre fioin Ihe ICinnrioiu.
Honolulu, Feb. 15, 18'JO. !() lw
''pill: undersigned has olil hi in
X tcrcsl in the llrm ol Hop Yiek
Co., dolngailiy gnods busine-s at Xo.
82 Nunaiiu strVel, to I.eong Hop All
bills agairst Mid flini will be paid by
Leong Hop. TOM FAT.
Honolulu, Feb. 11, 1M0. 4Wl
COl'IKSof the IlAii.v Bri.t.r.rtx, ol
the flates spetilled below, if.'i cens
a eopv will he paid for the same on
delivery at this olllce:
.bin ti, lftn'.i, 1 copvApr S, 1SS!, 1 copy
,. .) .. ; i, (!, .. l t.
Feb I, " :'. " Aug'.'.s, " 1 "
rpilK undersigned, having resigned
X the management ol the Wistern
& Hawaiian Investment Co, (Limited),
on account of ill health, the Diieetois
of the Company in Dundee havo up.
pointed Air. Joseph B. Alherton ah
Manager In Honolulu, ns of Htm Decern,
her last W. L. C.liKKX.
Honolulu, .Ian. 13,1850. 407 lw
Kcjil Estate For Sale.
TWO Houses and Lots on
ltobello I.nne, l'alainii.
Convenient to steam and liam
1-7 . . . H... .
e.ir?. very iicnuny loeaniv. i.oi om
King street, near Hamaiiku's Line. For
particulars apply In
' JOHN F. BOWLKH
OrChas.T. Oullek. 4M):im
TO LET or LEASE
ON 'nitnc Mreel, oppndte
Ieo Works, a Small
Cottage containing 4 rooms ;
largo stable and ysnl, artesian water
lulil on; veiy ilesliablu for hack oriliay
Inuiiif'S. Apply to
I'Olf At K. U. Hall ifcSon.
ELECTION of OFPICEKS.
HAVINO sold out my interest in the
lltmof H Moie&Co to .1. N. S.
Williaiim, all persons Inilebtrtl lo said
llrm arc required to pay the amounts of
their indebtedness to me, and nil having
accounts against said llriu will piu'ent
them to mn for payment at Ihu olllce of
It. Moie iV Co.
Till)-. II. I.l'CAS.
Honolulu, Feb. 1, lB!). Wi lm
The iindei tignid having been appointed
agriUs" lor the Hawaliiin Islands
For tho Celebrated
Baldwin : Locomotives
Fiom tho woiks of
Burnhdin, Parry, Williams & Co.,
I lilhutolplilu, IN-im..
Ate now piepined to give estiniate.i and
leetive oidfis loi the-e engines, of i ny
sie and stvie.
Tlin Baldwin I.oroMOTivi: Wouusaie.
now iniiitii tnc.l nriiiu: a tiyi ol l.'icoino.
live pailieidaily adupted
JUST l!ECRIVi:i) AT
Chas. J. FISHELS,
The Leading Millinery House, Corner Foil it Hotel tts.
B. I. EH1EES & CO.
1S FOltT rX'K.I21i:'X
Great Bargains ! Great Bargains !
AFTER TAKING STOCK
All Goods Solil at tatty ReAiicGi Prices!
Dressmaking Department under the management of MIPS
For Plantation Purposes
rpHOS. .1. KINO having this day, Feb.
X niary 1, 1HK), sold IiIh intuitu in
llie business of Kinj; Brolheip, dealers
in fancy uooiIm and anint's materials, on
Hotel Mreel, Honolulu, W. (', Klnj; will
continue to carry on the bushies-a on his
sole account, under the llrm name of
"King Bins," and will collect all
amounts due, nnd pay all claims againM
the llrm of King Biop. from and alter
tho above mentioned date.
W. C. KINO.
Honolulu, Feb. 17, 181)0 480 lw
NOTICE Ut SI11PPEHS.
A number of which have recently been
icceived at these Island, and we will
have pleasure in furnishing plantation
agents and manager with particulars
The siipeiiorlly fif these Loenmotives
over all ot her makes is not only known
hero hut ji nuknowledged throughout
tho Unhid Htnte.
COUNEll HOTEL & FOltT STREETS.
Great Reduction Sale !
AFTF.K TAKING STOCK I HAVE REDUCED MANY LINKS OF
IMMENSE BARGAINS ARE OFFERED
OF THE FOLLOWING GOODS
rJ?ill February 15tli, Only.
124 pair of Undressed Kid Gloves I
V). (i. IIIWIK &Co.y
A gem 8 for Hawaiian Isl.tndx.
XI3 (1.12J w.iy
A GOOD Pasture nl WidklM, for a
limited nuinher of hnises, at lea.
souiihle i ate
AT a nieelhigof the Boatd of Diiec
toiNofiln' Kapiolanl I'aiK Am
clatlm, Jielil Feluiiary 111, 1SW, the fol
lowing gentlemen weie le-eleeled lo
nne iw ullicei diirhij the eii-iilng
Hon. A. K. Cieghorn I'lesidejit,
Hon. Cecil Brow n. . Vlce-l'if Mdenl,
lion. W. O. Iiwiu Tieasuier,
W.M. Gllfnid Seeielaiy.
I7H V Seciclniy.
FOB the more satisfactory arcomnin.
ilation of our patrons we beg to
Migecut to them that in cases where
ilraya are required for shipplug goods
lo out.goingr steamers and coasters, or
in any cato where icquired, at I o'clock
sharp of the day, they will find that by
lliiging up Mutual Telephone No, W.t,
between 12:15 and 12:45 in the noon
hour that Mr. Hewett will be there in
pcisoii to receive all orders, and our
triends will thereby gi cully facilitate
husinchB to the heller satisfaction ot all
JIUSTiVOE & ROBERTSON.
AT.1 Sin. '
ING up '.'SO Mutual Telepl me for
(1 and 8 Billions in pcifecl older at !fil n pair Gient Bargains.
All my DRESS GIXG11AMS about 110 pieces to select fiom nio ofl'oicd nt
Coftl'iico. A small line of
Scotch Ginghams at a Great Reduction
A laign URhoilmcnt or READ THIS
Inohino Made Pol !
1JAKTIER vvisliing to get Machine
Made l'ol can do ko by leaving
their containers plainly marked at
Henry Davis's Groceiy Stoic, on Fort
strcit. mi will do iieiiveteu on lues
days and Fridays. Containers must be
lull not later than ihe duv be tore.
lliUlm KALIHI I'Ol FACTO It Y.
(; or man Sauaauo Market
UHT opened In "Armstinag's Bloc;,"
tf near King Street Bridge. For sale
fiesh daily Head Cheese, Finiikluiter,
Bologna, Frying, Liver, Smoked and
nther Sausages. '
C0 lm Proprietor.
RNGi''"0" Mutual Ttiephoiui for
(hloiiejs j:eaynlini. fS2lf f
Such ni l'iqucs, Knibroidercd Swisses, India Linen, Plain Swips, Nniiifook and
many other lines of Whilo,Good. I will m'11 at Mich a
piico that ovoiybody will buy thorn.
gjff Hcnicmhcr, February lfith will closo this Sale, pfg
Corner Hotel & Fovt Strcots.
A SMALL INVOICE
Just llie Tiling for Hie Holidays
Pacific Hardware Co.
JAMES NOTT, Jr.,
TINSMITH ami PLUMIJEK,
Corner of King nnd Alnkoa sticcts,
Honolulu, II. I.
Workiliop--Mut 2GI Residence--Mut 230
Oio!r" Estimates furnished on all clusses
ot plumbing ami tinsmlthlng woik.
First class workmanship ami material
guaranteed in all the above branches
ol my huiiiit"s nt reasonable tales.
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