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THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1880.
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VESSELS IEAV1HJ TO-MORROW. "
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Sciir ICaulkeaouii for Kohala
The fteamer C It HUhnp brought
yesterday IS05 bags paddy, and the
steamci Kuala 200 bags sugar aud 1G03
'ihc barkciitiiic Planter took in sugar
to-day ftoni the steamer Kihuiea Hon.
The barkunilno w 11 Diinoiul, Cap
tain K f Drew, nniveil Tuwdny even
ing, 14 days from t-un Francisco, with
u cargo i.f general inerchnndic.
Th- bark Tlior, i nptalu EStclnert.
mrivcd.lutif 11th, 54 da s from" New
castle, with 1670 tons coal for Wilder &
The Unerlcan tern vnilou, '"nptain J
Ilodion, c.imi! in this morning, 10
d.iys from Eureka, Cal, with 00.037
feet R V lumber aivl 150J M shingles,
consigned to Messis Lowers & Cooke.
The American hark Colusa, Ca tuln
O Backus, sails this afternoon for San
Francisco with !LS21, 35 1 pounds sugar.
The shippers aiu: 1 1 Hacktcld & Co,
2-4.03.1 bags suaar; M S Gnub.umi & Co,
i!31b bags siisMir. Totals: 20.751 bags
sugar; tonnage, 17CI tons; doinostlc
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LOCAL & GENERAL NEWS.
A itEPOKT of tho Firo Department.
ball Tuesday night will appear later.
To-morrow evening there will bo
a band concert nt tho Hawaiian Ho
tel, by the Charleston and Hawaiian
bunds. Two pieces will be played by
each band, and four pieces by the
two bands combined, in all fifty-two
musicians. Programme to-morrow.
There will bo a meeting of the old
pupils of tho ltoyul School nt the
Fclioolbouse to-murrow afternoon at
5 o'clock sharp. It in expected that
as thclimo is conicnicnt for many,
a.large number will lie present. Busi
ness of importance-wjll be transacted.
A oood-eized party will leavo by
the Kinnu to-morrow for tho Volcano
by way of Hilo. The following arual
rcady'booked: Major and Mia. H. F.
Hobbunl, Mr. and Mrs. J. C. JJ.
Hubbard, Miss D. Meduu, Miss E.
Modau, Miss r.ently, Miss Suther
land, Chac. T. Wilder, Consul-Gen-oral
J. R, Mills, ouo of tho convicted
for the Ilamukua muidor, mndo an
attempt to escape from tho Station
House prison on Tuesday night.
Someone from the outsido lowered a
rope from an adjoining building, but
before tho escape could bo efleeted
tho plan was discoveicd. On the
following morning Mills made an in
effectual attempt to commit suicide
by cutting his throat. Tho would
inflicted is not consideied dangerous.
Tun Central Union Sunday School
Bpcnt the llih in picnicing at .Ray
mond Grovo. Tho ohildien, with
their parents, teachers, and ollior
friends, began to gather at tho rail
way depot shortly after 8 o'clock in
tho morning. At about 9 tho first
train of soven carriagec, packed full,
started, with hundreds of peoplo still
waiting on tho platform. Another
train, also well filled, followed a Imlf
an hour later. Thero wore about 700
souls on tho two trains. At the
grovo various kinds of amusement
and nn abundant supply of refresh
ments woie provided, lieniniiig.conn
tenancGa and meny laughter on all
sides indicated that happiness reign
ed supreme. Tho trains brought thu
oomp.iny homo oavly in tho ovoning,
rafo and joyful. The School Trans
portation Committee poi formed their
duties with caro and efficiency. Tho
railway officials weio also very atten
tive and watchful to prevent mishaps,
which thoy succeeded in doing.
THE BEST P-PER toubfcribo
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. .. Moday, June ft.
STATKMr.xr rr tiir. attoiuly oi:s
Rcvctlins; to theColonclcy matter,
Minister Ashfortl raid Minister
Thurston was disingenuous in not
stating his real reasons for opposing
this innjotity uf the Cabinet, which
wero that lliy law pio'cribed tho
clfutlon to tttku place tho accotul
February after tho signing of thu
Colonel's conuniislon, and V. V.
Afchford having been coninii&sioncd
in August, 1880, Uio t'lecticui in
question imis the firai and not thu
second February thereafter. He
could rccnlkct the S'inrj J'robl wilb
which the Minister of Foreign Af
fairs said, "Oh, wo havo "settled
that." I replied that that was u
matter that 1, as law olllw of tho
Crown, bud something to do with
Settling. They deeliiud to givu
reasons at first, but linally Mr.
Thurston said V. V. Asliford had
thrown the election for llicm, Hint
he had wiitten asnlnsl them in llic
Elele, etc. 1 replied that that, was
in the line of the alleged Gihsotiian
reason of "not in accotd." J. never
heard tho reason that it wni hi? com
plioily in the inauri cation until I
heard it from tho Minister of the
Interior the other day. It was sug
gested that it wotdd have been stul
tifior.tion of the 3Iinisiers toijo back
on their dnoision. That term was'
rolled round with loving forvrr by
tho Minister of Finance. I Mij-jtct-ed
that I had never been in a place
before where people novo so fond of
that term in tlidr words and so
averse to it in their actions.
"Alas to thin!: how people's creeds '
Arc contradicted by their deeds."
The speaker quoted vEsop'.s fable
with the moral, "The animal that
changed its mind was ji man, and
the .tiiimul that did not cluuiye lt-
mind-was a jackals. " I opposed
thu three Ministers again when they
presented the cotmni-uion m! Major
Hebba'rd as Colonel to His Majesty.
I considuicd myself as the. law ad
viser to the Crown and advised! lis
Majesty so. I wilj not .bo intimi
dated by.the Supreme Court, if it
was twice as large, iiilo giving, ad
vice that I regard as wrong. Teat
was simply a little preliminary skir
mish, that was only part ot their plan
to lorcu their treaty. Thoy wanted
to get a man who was under their
thumb for Colonel. Major llebbard
is a superior officer who could make
his niaik if he got an oppor
tunity in military circles (he. in a
Canadian by birth although an Am
erican by adoption) ; but being in
the Inleiior Department they.con-i-idcrcd
him under their control.
They louud they could not handle
me. They dropped the Colonelcy
question. 1 thou'gl'it the treaty .was
dead and buried. I was not agreed
with them befoio, but-am still less
now. For in view of the situation
in the United States now it would
put in in a position of complete
tubserviency to the United Slates
without any benefits, uc could make
no treaties nor do anything without
the consent of Uncle Sam. And as
long as I am a member of this Cabi
net I will not consent to any such
treaty. Then a conference was
called at the Foreign Ollice. A
number of gentlemen were called in
there. They were called in to in
timidate your humble servant, so
that I would agice wi.h the other
Ministers in recommending the
treaty to His Majesty. I was there
to do ray duty to His Majesty and
to the country. I believe I was
light, I do not care how this House
may vote, I stick to it because I be
lieve 1 was right, 1 believe I have
the whole country with me.
Minister Ashford leplled to the
charge of insincerity in that he had
different views fiom those he held
la3t September. It was a great
shock to them when the matter had
blown. That passage in Article i
was put on a separate paper, so that
.it could bo removed belore being
shown to the King. It wns to be a
choice between the two articles after
heating the views of Mr. Carter and
Mr. Elaine. If any member denied
that he could only say his memory had
gone to McGiuty. Tho Miuiuter of
Finance was the confidential man of
the Cabinet and he tool: the draft to
thu King but forgot to take off that
"litllu joker," and, what we feared
all along, whenever the King saw
that he opposed it. If he was any
body but a Kiug.. I would sny lie
"bucked," but a King never
"bucks." Tho majority of the
Cabinet submitted the opinion of
majority rule to the King, but they
confined it to thu Colonelcy mutter,
showing that tho Colonelcy question
was only a handmaid to the treaty
mutter. Tho Minister of Interior
rnissiatcs tho matter when ho says I
advised His Majesty not to lake the
advice of the majority of the. Cabi
net. My advice to the Kiug was,
"Don't sign that treaty." The Min
ister red lrom a slip of paper what
purported to be a verbatim report
of my words on that occasion. I do
not lecognize them as my words,
nevertheless I will not ia!so the
question of veracity on that matter.
I advised the King that thu opinion
was not binding because It was not'
an opinion, inasmuch as tho Su
ptenie Court decided that such an
opinion being ex parte, delivered
without urjiument on either side,
ws not to be-considered in tho light
of a decision, and inasmuch as it
had uo'vefoionco to the treaty, and
DA1J7.Y .DULLKTfN: HONOLULU, li. J.,
because I believed it to bo wrong
The speaker returned to tho ques
tion of his change of views on the
treaty, and told of the agreement of
the Cabinet, when thi-y found tlm
game was up, for or.-h Minister to
thaw up a "plm-tbli! esreltsu" for
the treaty. They all went back to
Cabinet meeting with their "little
patch woi Its." Some was tai.cn from
each but the hulk catuu from the
draft of tho Minister of the Interior.
The speakir admitted having been
wrong but clnimod to be tight now.
The Minister of Interior Wiisenliitcd
to tho credit of cousiitoneiy "the
logic, of fools " IId was now pre
paied to take up the matte:- most Im
mediately important to himself,
namely, hit alleged participation in
the'insurioe.tion last year.
Iiefernng to hU action beloie the
King, ho ald: One' MiuUtor in
coming away from the Palace' was
so carried away by wrath that he
swore nt mo mid Daid, " L'lmt action
of yours will damn you out of tho
country." Thi-y therefoto prepared
a conspiracy and thought they could
damn me nut of tun country through
mv brother. They circulated reports
tlfal R. W.' Wiles aud V. V. Ash
ford wero getting up a conspiracy,
aud that C. W. Aslifoid was with
them. It. was in consequence of
these rumors that I called the Mar
shal to my office, and in piesencc of
my depu:y,Mr. CrcIghton,asked him
what these rumors were. lie said cer
tain rumor? worn brought to him, that
he believed they were true,and theic
foro thoe precautions wore taken.
That was on April 1G. Tho Minis
ter of the Interior charges mo with
obstructing measures for preserving
the peace. The first day I had the
interview with the Marshal the
meeting of merchants had been held
the night before at tho Iron Works,
the Minister ot Interior as L am in
formed being present. That -was
one da) before I ever expressed an
opinion to the Marshal as to how
mutters should bo conducted. These
Ministers relused to give fno any
infoimalioi! as to the source of their
information. I claim, jifiiead of
the police department, the legal aud
ethical right to have been informed.
If they hud not sulneieut reasons to
cause my arrest they had not suffi
cient teasons for withholding from
me information as chief law officer
of this kingdom. The situation was
not as the Minister of Interior
state". There was no scare in this
city until the Minister of Interior
raised it raised it for the purpose
of driving me out. I have informa
tion that it had all becu cut and
dried for a delegation to go up and
urge tho treaty on tho King, until
my letter came out in the 15lti.li:tis,
when one gentleman backed out.
I charge that this whole thing was a
conspiracy got up by the Minister of
the Interior in older to discredit me
and my brother so that the treaty
could bo rushed through,
The Minister of the Interior lijed
to diiiw the conclusion from my let
ter to the Marshal in August, that
because those precautions were ne
cessary then they were s"o now. In
an election speech, he compared his
opponents to tho Bourbons, because
they learned nothing aud forgot
nothing. He seemed to be of that
kind himself in his reference to that
letter. There wero certain things
existing at that time which made
those precautions necessary. There
were sixteen prisoners confined in
that Station then on charges of trea
son, and it was believed in this
community that, so strong was the
sympathy of some of' the natives,
that they would make ti sortie to
rescuo those prisoners. April 17
there were no stato prisoncrsin that
Station. Thero wero no conspira
cies. If the Ministers aud the Mar
shal say they havo information of
contemplated disturbances, allow me
to say that I doubt their word. If
such information wai so sacred that
it could not havo been committed
to me, it must have existed only in
their minds. The Minister justified
that tesort to armed force on the
ground that it was the Marshal's
duty to guard against possible as
well as probable danger. That held
good, then but not now. It in possi
ble that those gentlemen outside
the bar mlahl swarm in here and
pitch us all out of tho windows, but
I do hot believe it is probable.
Now why should thero not be an
aimed guard to prevent those gen
tlemen from pitching us out? My
inslructiMis to the Marshal were, if
he believed there was danger, to put
ri sufficient guard there, but as ho
refused to tell mo what his informa
tion wns I did not believe it. These
things were going on for sonui time
beforo I heard of them. It was
street rumors and references in tho
native and foreign press that caused
me to ask for that interview. Yet
tho Minister tells you that it was
when I showed my hand that they
took the, precautious. I said to my
deputy, "1 suppose that fool will
have a double guard there to-night,
because he thinks I havo my eye on
the Station." The Minister of In
terior grieves because I did not go
down to the Station to enforce my
orders on the Marshal. I might
havo gone down there at night, I
might havo precipitated a very dls
ugrecablo condition between . the
Marshal and myself. Myfcgard for
peace was so strong that I gave
the Marshal all the rope ho wanted,
beoatbo I wished to givo my ene
mies no ground of further action.
The second grlovaucfof the Minis
ter of Inleiior is that I wns not
there on the night of April 17. Ho
complained that I was asleep at
home, I wa3 and vastly tnoro com
fortable than he. I was home be-
cause the Marshal had no confidence
in me. Ho was acting unlawfully
under instructions of another. Hit
did tint "send for me because 1 was '
a brother of V. V. Ashford. lie did
not send for either of his deputies
beeausu liu had no need of them. It.
wasapolltieal conspiracy against one i
man because he wa3 doing his '
duty to his kiug and country, to J
prevent a balnrtl ruinoxntieii
scheme from being forced on the
country. It was a conspiracy, it
wns n put-up job. The Minister of
the Interior was at the bottom of it.
Whatever public excitement there
was at that time was not n cause, it
was a result, of their action. I do
not charge all who met at the
Foundry and at thu K-imehanielm
School wero co-conspiiators with
the Minister- some of tin in were
his dupes. It has been nought by
the Minister to minimise Hie acts of
the Marshnl. I call tho lion, mem
ber lor Koolaupoko (Rep. Hush) to
wi'iiest) Unit I called )iiiu over to
my office utmost the. only time I
ever spoke to him and nsked him
for heaven's sake to ask the natives
in his paper to keep nl home at
night and give no ground for action
winch I belie ed was intended to
preefpitnte disturbance?. I wonder
if the Mnrshal had not sonde enough
he has not much anyway to tee
that the Minister of Interior was
making a fool of him. It waj stated
that tliere wore only four or five
armed men there that night. I
stiled that there were forty men
according to my information and
that one galling gun was run out.
The Marshal'!, brollur-indaw, Mr.
Ficd Wundenbcrg, Postmaster-
Genera!, ouu deep in the confidence
of these gentlemen, arrested a
foreign citizen and ltd h:m a tramp
out through Pnlama after a phan
tom. They didn't find it any more
than they found 'a cause for a guard
at the Station. I am the uioru will
ing to accept the statement of the
Minister of Interior than my former
information because it shows elcaily
that they never expected any at
tack that night, for if they expected
an attack they would have had fifty
or sixty .men, and it simply shows,
that he is shamming. I deny onf
phaticaUy belore God that I bad
any information that thero was any
reason to believe that there was
anybody contemplating a disturb
ance. If I am falsifying in this
matter I hope I may never sec the
smile of that God whose word is
truth. The purpose was not in con
nection with the preservation of
peace at all. -It was for the pur
pose of carrying out the prediction
ot my honorable colleague, that I
would" be damned out of this coun
try. Their defense is that they
had reason to apprehend a disturb
ance from R. W. Wilcox and V. V.
Asliford and that 1 was conniving
with them. If thov had reason to
suspect R. W. Wilcox and V. V.
Ashford it was their duty'to have
infoim.ed me, and if they also had
reason to suspect nie they should
have had all three in tho cell down
there. I impeach and I brand my
colleagues here with being partners
in a vile conspiracy. The whole
matter hinges on my refusal to join
them in their annexation scheme
and oii my not being an annexation
ist as they are annexationists under
a mask. I have occupied more time
than any member that has spoken
in this House in my experience,
but it was necessary since the Min
ister of the Interior plowed up so
much ground that I followed him
.and turned up more skulls than he
cared to see.
Noble Widemann moved that this
report be translated, printed, and
referred to a special committee. He
did this not to shut off thu Minister
ot the Interior bat to save time.
Noble Haldwin suggested the
amendment to make it a committee
of seven, and would like to say he
hoped the President, in the spirit cf
fairness shown by Mr. Widemann,
would select it from both tides of
Noble Widemann accepted the
Rep. Ilrown wanted to know what
was to be done with the repR' of the
Minister of Interior fo the answer of
the Attornoy-Goneral. The Ilouso
had got away beyond tho general
question. It had got Into a dis
grncclui Cabinet light, that was all it
was. He thought the proper way to
dispose of the matter was that the
icply of the Attorney-General bo
printed, and when it was brought in
that the Houso disposed of it. It
was out of order to order it printed
and referred at the same lime. He
moved an amendment that the
reply b'e translated and printed.
Minister Thurston I do not pi o
posed to make any"specch now in
reply to tho Attorney-General. 1
simply wish here and now to make
certain specific denials which tuny
go to tho public along with the state
ments of the Attorney-General. I
can scarcely express my opinion of
the statements of the Attorney
General. If it was parliamentary I
would say that tho Attorney-General
is the most cold-blooded falsiller I
ever heard. Rut as it is not parlia
mentary I will not say it.
1. I deny that I urged Daniel
Foster as President of the Hawaiian
Republic, or quarreled with V. V.
Ashford concerning it.
'J. I deny that at a meeting at my
house 1 suggested, or it was agreed,
that only members of tho league
should be appointed to office.
3. I deny that I was ever n party
to any plot, plan or arrangement to
compel or securo tho abdication of
JUKE 13, M.
HIHkt tetllM 0liJlaW
the King and the enthronement of
-I. I deny that, the Attorney-Genual
ever offeied 10 tell the Cabinet
wliat he did wi Canada.
fi. I deny that the inajoiil.v of the
Cabinet ever mhiscd the King to
t ign n treaty with the United Stales.
ti. I deny that there was ever any
concealment, or attempt to conceal
anything from the King concerning
the treaty tnattor.
7, I deny that any proposition to
allow foreign troops to land on Ha
waiian soil, wns ever eonsideted by
the Cabinet except to unanimously
and absolutely decide such question
in the negative.
Minister Damon I wish 1o deny
as an honest man that I took that
tieaty to the King with the intention
of concealing that last clause. I
Bald to His Majesty that whenever
we got that piopositlon in writing
every member of the Cabinet'opposed
it. His Majesty said: "Mr., Damon,
why did you leave that clause off?"
aud I said, "Jlucause. your Majesty,
It does not belong to this Govern
ment." I say this honestly and
truly, and in. presence of every Ha
waiian member of this House. ''
Miubter Asliford having takeu the
floor, Noble Widemann rises to n point
Minister Ashford I wish to re
move this misapprehension from the
Minister of Finance. (Calls of
"Ninau.") I will stand here till
tlic President calls me to order,
however much tho lion. Noble from
Maui calls out "Ninau." 1 said this
was my information. I am glad to
hear Mr. Damon's explanation on
una 3iihjuci itr-catisc l did not pro
fess to speak definitely. His Excel
lency i, however, very much mis
taken when he says that it was not
suggested to have that clause kept
fiom the King.
Tho amendment, to have the reply
translated and piloted, was carried.
At 1:1!! the House adjourned.
Thursday, June 12.
The Douse opened at 10 o'clock.
Rep. Hrown from residents of
Fifth District, Honolulu, for 811,000
for roads at Palama. Public lands.
Rep. Kahookauo fiom Kohalu,
for $2,500 for female school there.
Education Committee. From same
place, for 500 to move statue of
Kiimehaniehn f . to Courthouse yard,
Kohala. Laid on table, on motion,
to be considered with Appropiia
Noble Pua from Honolulu, with
800 signatures, that the present
Ministiy be removed 1st, because
of their endeavors to give away the
independence of the country; idly,
on account of their encouraging dis
turbances among the people; 3dly,
because they were not in accord
with each other; 'lthlj, because
they had not apprehended the per
sons who shot native3 without
authority on July SO; Stilly, for
not preventing a large importation
ot opium. J, aid on table to be
considered with motion of want of
IJy the same member- from Ho
nolulu, that tho Constitution be
abolished and that of Knmehamchn
V. restored. Laid on the tabic to
bo considered with any measure on
By the same nicniber from Ho
nolulu, that the segregation of
lepers bo abolished, because the
lepers sent to Molokai arc not
cured, arc not treated properly,
aud die. Laid on the table to bo
considered witli Rep. Rickard's
Uy the same member from Ho
nolulu, that thu law regarding vacci
nation be repealed, becaiuu it is a
prolific menus of spreading leprosy,
and it is not known where the vac
cine matter coniC3 from, or whether
it is vaccine matter or leprosy mat
ter. Laid on the table to ho con
sidered with bill.
Rep. Kahookauo from Honolulu,
signed by 48 policemen, that S57G0
be appropriated for paying them for
thuir services during the past six
months. Judiciary committee.
Rep. Waipuilaiii from Kona, 27
fiiguaiures, that the duty on coffee
be increased. Laid on table to be
considered with bill.
Uy the same member that SCOOO
be granted for assistance of St.
Louis College. Education commit
tee. Rep. Kamai front Kaupo, that
all lepers bo released. Sanitary
committee. From liana, that there
be two District Magistrates there in
stead of one. Laid on table to be
considered with bill. From same
place, that the new Cabinet consist
of two natives and two foreigners,
Noble Raldwin, as a member nf
the foreign affairs committee, said
several had expressed n desire to
have tho minority repoit ready as
quickly as possible. It was now in
the hands of the typewriter so as to
put it before the House in good
fi'tinpo. It could be presented thin
afternoon, but tin would prefer tho
tegular time to-monow. He had
found moro In the subject thnn ho
expected and was not a professional
writer. Ho asked for tho ruling of
thu Chair, with respect to tho major
ity report, on the question of whether
documents could be taken from tho
Secretary's hands without the order
of tho House. There was a rule
that tho Secretary should not, givo
out any original tloenuqents, but that
taken from him to be
The President That is the rule.
Rep. Nawaht thought the Socio
tary should not be b'amed. Ho tin-der.-lood
tho icport had boon handed
buck to the committee for correction
of its uiipaillauictitury language.
Noble Baldwin That io what it
was taken away for, but, when he
went over to the Arion house to look
for it, he found it thero being trans
lated. Rep, Nawahl inquired about the
opium committee. It seemed to
havo fallen under the stupor of
Minister Damon presented In
printed form a supplement to his
Department report, being n sum
mary of thn number, diilsion and
nationality of taxpaycis, 1--J89.
Noble Baldwin road a fir3t time
his bill pic-ciibiug the scot of jus
tice for the Second Judicial Ciicttlt.
It. changes the scat from Lahaiua to
Rep. Kulua moved that the bill bo
rejected. The chatiio was not do
sired by thn common people but
only by the rich. . Perhaps it was
wanted by those who attended Couit
because theto was no saloon at, La
haiua whereas there were two saloons
at Wailuku. Ho lived at Watluku
but knew that the people of the isl
and did not want the change. It
was n measure that camo up every
Noble Baldwin thought hardly
any bill should bo rejected On first
reading. He did not wish to dn,cuss
it at this stage. Most of tho crimi
nal business comes from Wailuku
side of the island. Lahaiua was the
chief centre In the times of the
whaling business but it was com
paratively scant in population now.
He had no personal interest in the
measure, which lie brought in for
another party. The Supreme Court
he understood had caiofully con
sidered this question and believed
that the change would be beneficial
in the intercuts of justice aud of the
Rep. Kapaehaolc considered the
measure objectionable in making the
people go to Wailuku every teim,
instead of alternately witlr Lahaina
as now. It would grenlly incon
venience jurors.from some parts io
attending. The abandonment of
Lahaina would be a sacrifice of
Government buildings there, while
new ones would have to be provided
Kcmaiks were made by Reps.
Kauhi and Rosa, Nobles Baldwin,
idemann, and J. M. Horner, and
Rep. White, when thu motion to re
ject was lost on division, 23 to 27.
Bills were read a first time by
Reps. Bush and Kapaehaole, and
Minister Thurston proseiiled the
Interior report in English.
Rep. Marques submitted a resolu
tion to subsidize tho Kapiolani Ma
ternity Home with SI 500.
Rep. Kuhookano moved a resolu
tion requesting thu Minister of For
eign Alfairs to produce the missing
documents on the treaty matter.
Tno House adjourned at 12:53 to
10 o'clock to-morrow morning.
Full report from beginning of
Rep. Kauhi'sremaiks on Couit bill
will appear later.
HOUSE AND LOBBY.
There was a full House thin
morning no reference to tho holi
day.' It is not safe- to correct the inter
preter. He seldom coine3 off
second in a bl-llngual contest.
A party of ladies visited the
House this lorenoon in company
with Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Lowrey.
Some members criticise others for
wRsting time sometimes, apparently,
for the sake of getting an oppor
tuiiit y to hear themselves talk a
while on nothing.
M . WM. , I Mil I I M W
1, Of (U NOTICE.
'TWERE will be memorial M'i vices In
i Harmony Bali, King s'leet, on
.SUNDAY, June l.Mh, at 3 o'clock v. m.
All members of Esci'lslor v Hauiinny
Lodge., I. O. O. F., and of Pacific De
greo Lodge No. 1, D. of K., and thu
widows and oi plums ot die-eased
brother?, also nil vlsltlug brethren in
this jurisdiction ure eoidlallv Invited
nPHE adjourned inrellns to tal;o Into
JL consideration tho leptirt of tho
Building Committee, will bo held on
tho Club premUcs at 1 o'clock r. m., on
SATURDAY, thn 14th inn. A lull at
tendance Is desired as business of lin
poitaueu will bo dls-eiiMed.
Juno 10th, 577 at
GOLD Glnvc Ruttoner matk'd
E N." Delivery bv finder will
be io warded by Paul Neumann,
HAYTNO bought out Mi. W. JL
l'mju in tho "Honolulu Cm luge
Manufactory," nt 12H Kort t-trs.'t, I tun
prepared to eomiiiuu lbs above buelimtH
under the old numo of Honolulu Car.
rlagc Mnnufiietoiy, nad being im old
experienced carriage builder I Millrit
the n'droungo of my old friend i and the
public iu general, and with my thorough
knauledj.'o ot the ImsioLSj and wlthtx.
norienced workmen and uelng only the
lici.t untiuilid I guarantee geiicrn! sttit
faction. Plcm-c call and tvu me befoio
(HlgaCUll UIUIAW WKJT.
Uouolulu, Oct 29, l&Q.
AUCtlOIl SalOS bj Ja085 F, KOtfin.
Uy order ft Godfrey Ilrowu, E?q
J..'.("itor of tho Est.Uo of the late Geo.
F. Holme?. deeoa.i:d, 1 will sell nt Pub
lie Auction, at lay Salesroom, Qiueu
On SATURDAY, June M,
.VT Vi O'fliOCIC XOOV,
!5l .31 .A. 2'& JB3 t
Belonging to Raid Estate:
10 Shaie-tof tho Hawaiian Mercantile
Co,, par value $100 each.
20 Shares or the Koiinla Telephone
Co., par value $10 each.
U Share of the Kaploluu Park Asso
ciation, par value SD0 each.
t Shaiee o( the Kohala Club, par value
1 Pronlbsorv Koto of tho KohaU Club
lor 5500 aud Interest.
J AS. F. AlOlKrAN,
C7S at Auctioneer.
. , - . -i , -t
Z V I T1U
1 have iwelveil iii-trucllotis from Mu.
J. F. BOWLER, to fell ot
On WEDNESDAY, June 13th,
AT IV 0"C2.DCt. NOON,
At Etable at rear of tho oltleo of J. I.
Dowsctt. M-., Queen street, the
.. following valuable
WARES & COLTS
1st. Tbe Thompson Mare Kitty,
In Foal to Ventutc.
Thl.i JIaic wa formerly the property of
Annua Pratt, B'-q., end Is one ot
the llncst di lying 21 aits iu the
2d. The Belmont Mare Kelly,
With 4 Moiilfi Old Cojt by Venture.
Nelly is broken to harness. Is a splen
did animal, kind and gentle, anil
can be tblveu by- a lady with pur
3d. 1 Bosweli Colt,
Nearly 3 Year3 Old.
handled, and Is a line anl-
4th. i Ivanhoe'Colt,
14 Months Old.
5th. 1 Venture Colt
3 Years Old.
RroKcn to name. The
over offered at auction.
The Auctioneer calls special atten
tion to this sale of valuable Stock,
being the finest and mo?t serviceable
lot of Stock offered at auction. Tim
Uoises can be fceii at thu residence of
Mr. J. F. Bowler, King stieet.
ZZ&- For further pnitiuulnrs apply to
JAS. F. axon G AX,
IVCLli for SALE.
from Wootlluwu Dairy
stock; color black uud
white: very tamo: rcdacti
LAWRENCE TJM AS,
At Makikl Watcrwork.
1 Q VOLUMES encyclopedia Tiriluii
l,c nica, Moroeco bound, in cilod
usej. Apply at tuU
FOll SALE OUEAI?
A COMPLETE outfit for unking uud
J. dispensing carbonated bcvciagcb,
a!'. Iu good oidtr. Address
531 3m W.iluhltni, Hawaii.
WAXT12D '' 7
& & A COTTAGE for two gen
SjSs? J- 'lemon at Walklkl. two
Bmi5sa sleeping rooms aud a parlor,
near the toaahoie. Apply at Bui.i.i:tin
Ollice. 677 3t
-6S5U3. A N I'' ELY
&;iV-rB ,,01lt Room,
Iriit&a Adams Lane.
at No. 1
TO LET or LEASK
... THE P.esldeneo of Mrs. A.
&s3??S . ,,0"' '" 1'ho Valley
01 King St., over J. Nolt's store.
TO IU3NT or LEASE
THAT desirable Premise
on Fort street, in thu
"Mclneruy Block,'1 icccntly
occupied by J.N. 3. William, fmitHliln
tor oiiico or storo. for iniormntioa
apply to oflles Union Iron Works, Es
planade, or to
650 lln J. N. S. WILLIAMS.
Cornr King & Bethel Etrsote,
line just Imported ronio new stylo
raiilta & Havana Cigars,
Clgarotto & Choloo Tobaooos,
For solu. Also, Cold Dtluks. 077 2w
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