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Foreign Oilico Notice.
Foitr.iON Officr, )
Honolulu, Dec. 15, 1890. (
Bo it known to all whom it may
concern that official notice having
this ilny been communicated to this
Department by Tnizo Masnkl, Esq.,
His Imperial Japanese Majesty's
Diplomatic Aguut and Consul, that
MR. HIKOHICHI 1TO
has arrived as an Altnchc to the
Japnncso Consulnte General; there
fore tho said Mr. llikohichi Ito is
hereby acknowledged us such At
tache mid all his oflicial acts are
ordered to receive full faith and
credit by tho authorities of the Gov
ernment. J. A. CUMMINS,
Minister of Foreign Affairs.
737 Ht-172 It
It has pleased His Majesty tho
King, thiough II. It. II. tho Princess
Regent, to appoint His Excellency
HON. HENRY A. I CARTER,
Envoy Exlraoidinary and Minister
Plenipotentiary near the Government
of the United States a8 Delegate to
the International American Mone
tary Union to bo held in tho City of
Washington, D. C.
Ioluni Palace, Dec. 13, 1890.
737 31-172 It
Mr. Awa, of Kaneohe, has this day
been uppointcd Pound Master for the
Government Pound at Hccia, Koo
laupoko, O.ihu, vico Mr. Kabuhu
resigned. C. N. SPENCER,
Minister of the Interior.
Interior Oflicc, Doc. 15, 1890.
The above icward will he paid for
information which will lead to the
arrest and conviction of the party or
pai ties who idiot and killed Chong
It Sing, at Wuimca, Kauai, on Dec.
12, 1890. C. L. HOPKINS,
Honolulu, Dec. 1C, 1890. 737 lm
Office of the Board of )
Honolulu, Dec. 10, 1890.)
Sealed tenders will be received at
this Oflicc until WEDNESDAY, Dec.
31st, at 12 o'clock noon, for the de
livery on the beach at Kal.uipapn, oi
Kalawao, or at the Lepei Settlement,
Molokai, in good order and condition
an aveiage of 90 head of Fat Beef
Cattle per month, for the use of the
Board of Health for Six (G) Months
from tho awaiding of the contract.
The tender should be for tho price
per pound drcb&cd.
Tho hideb and tallow to be the pro
perty of the Boaid.
Tho Board of Health does not bind
itself to accept the lowest or any bid.
By order of the Board.
733 3t-171 2t President.
Honolulu, H. I., Aug. 9, 1890..
Holders of Water Privileges or
tho60 p-iying Water Rates, are hereby
notified that the hours for using
water for irrigating puiposes are from
6 to 8 o'clock a. m., and -1 to 0 o'clock
Chab. B. WILSON,
Supt. Hono. Water Works,
C. N. Spencer,
Minister of the Interior.
Pledged to netther Sect nor Party,
But established for the benefit of all
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17, 1890.
Tho Bulletin to-day makes a new
departure in Hawaiian Journalism by
beginning the jssuo of nn eight-page
daily. Tho present edition has been
begun for two reasons. To meet
Hie demands of our advertising
pations and to test by actual ex
perience tho feasibility of lieicafter
establishing u regular eight-page
daily newspaper in Honolulu, We
liellevu thu time will soon arrive, If
not-ulreudy here, when u nowHpupi'r
containing more than the usual daily
record of local uvenU, will ho fully
iippiueiututl mill liberally siiBtiilncil,
Jn any event the Jli ii.i'iin proposes
to JiiTi iihimist wltli the times urn
bus ilHmiilnnl In fiiriiith the pub
llu finni lliu beginning of h(i, with
m Hu.ujmjMj mi iiiu inuimpoiiiuii ui our umjh inipuriuni rujtroiuibmu
plun Mtlciut onu ijuv In thu week. iflmihllu woiks. uhluli ruturns u iu,
Uv oltwjor, The InxjUKjoy tf thu '
r ' ' w
Issue of courso wilt bo determined
by the result of the presont experiment.
The casual observer 13 already
struck with tho marked improve
ment in street lighting. No citizen
could fail to bo. When tlio Govern
ment put Mr. John Cassidy in
charge of our dilapidated Electric
Light plant they put the right man
in the right place ; but at the same
time they gave him n difllcnlt task
to perform. That Mr. Cassidy, in
a short tune, has done much in
straightening out tho mismanage
ment of his predecessors, his work
ahcaily shows. The intermittent,
dim, uncertain flickering of tho par
tial number of street lights kept
burning by tho late management has
been replaced by a steady, brilli
ant, all-night burning of the entire
street lighting system. This much
all can see ; but only those who have
personally followed the investiga
tion and renovation of the system,
under Mr. Cassicby's direction, are
fully aware of the gross and deliber
ate mismanagement, the pig-headed
ignorance and the oflicial incom
petency, which have characterized
our unfortunate Electric Light Sys
tem from its extravagant installa
tion to its actual breakdown in the
bungling hands of the late Adminis
tiation. When all the facts are out
there will be much of public scorn
and indignation and little of person
al pit3r. It is not unlikely that al
most that every man connected wit.li
thcollleial control,or inteiestedin the
furnishing by contract thereof, will
speedily find himself cooling his al
leged patriotic enthusiasm under the
shade of personal disgrace.
The Anglican Church Chronicle
for this month has the following no
tice of Mr. Allen Hutchinson's last
We nan the great pleasure of a
visit to the studio of Mr. Allen
Hutchinson, the talented sculptor-
where we saw an excellent bust of
King Lunalilo, which has formed the
study of the artist for some time
past. The profile is perfect and the
features are wonderful. I lie ex
pression is that which the King wore
on his return from Hawaii, shortly
before his death. The Trustees of
Lunalilo Home might do well to
purchase this worlt of art for the
institution which this beneficent sov
ereign founded for the good of his
We cordially agree with tho Rev.
Editor's sentiments. The Lunalilo
Home, or the Government, will do
well to secure such a work.
Some disgruntled politician is try
ing to make capital in the Adver
tiser columns out of the repairing
of the Government tug. The other
day he complained of mechanics re
ceiving five dollars and a half a day
on this Government job, and yet
signed himself as a "Mechanic!"
Queer mechanic that, who either
thinks that mechanics should take
less on Government work than they
command on other work, or else
that Government work should be
done by scrub mechanics who can
not command the wages of first-class
men. This disguised patriot "as
serts" that the work on the tug
could have been dono as well by
contract as by the day. He is
hereby challenged to get any respon
sible mechanic competent to direct
the job to put his name to such an
assertion. The Marino Railway
lessees are the only ones having the
plant to do the woik in the most
economical way and they would
have ignored any call for tendeis.
Moreover, if the work was done on
specifications drnwn up without the
knowledge only obtainable when the
vessel was opened up, there is not
the slightest doubt that the tug
would have had to bo laid up again
within a few months. The term
"hurricane deck" va9 the report
er's and doubtless was intelligible
to every reader excepting the crauk
who la writing to the Advertisor,
while the term "shear timber" that
is also snorted at is one that compe
tent critics would not question. It
is a 'Kaimiloa botch" that the
writer in question wants, which
would have innde more work for
cheap caipeuters in thu near future.
The Government has made a wise
deviation from the contract system
in giving this woilc to honest uud
triistnoilhy hands. Tho linn that
repaired the U, S, S. Nlpslc when
brought here u deiellel from Samoa,
ho that Adiiiiuil lCimhorly reported
her lit fur a tliree-year commission
without further uvci hauling, needs
no defender against iiiioiiyiiiouu noru
heads, hut thu Advertlsur Is hinting
lliu Interest of the port liy puhllbli.
lug these snails against n coinpiiin.
lively small job being given to (lm
liiwim of tin Murine IfnIUuy, one
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ymUy u tho Qoyuruuiuiii,
THE PUNCHDDWl WATER SUPPLY.
A Hiitiurltnn Itomntirr.
This is the story of a wedding
winch didn't come off, and of two
loving hearts that wore trodden un
deifoot by tho hoof of calamity.
One of the parties to the transaction
resided on New Madeira, Punch
bowl ; an elevated suburb with an
intermittent watur supply, where 17
"houses arc supplied by a half-inch
pipe with taps that run by tits and
starts with intervals between, when
the lit is over and the start hasn't
begun. Consequently when the Now
Madeira man wants a bath ho sim
ply escapes out of his clothes and
sits down under the tap and waits.
When he has waited till he is dead
tired, and not a single diop has
come, he gets into his clothes again
and clears out, leaving the tap tinn
ed on by mistake, and when he is
gone the delusive lluid comes with a
rush and Hoods the house, and stops
limning just ten minutes before he
gets back aud there is no water
again for 17 hours. It was this lo
cal peculiarity which broke up tho
two lovers alluded -to, and scattered
their hopes like a glass eye struck
by dynamite. The bridegroom was
a stranger in the land, and on his
wedding morning ho roso up early
and climbed under the shower bath.
He turned the writer on just enough
to make him rcasonablj' damp, and
then ho turned it off again and
smothered himself from head to foot
in soap. When he could hold no
more, soap ho turned it on once
more or tried to do so, but there
was no water there.
He got one eye open with dilll
cultj' and inspected the pipes, but
the soap got into it and he closed it
hurriedly. In his ignorance ho fonly
imagined that tho refreshing lluid
would come back in a few seconds,
so he sat on the edge of the bath to
wait. He kept on waiting. An hour
passed slowly and the soap had dried
on him and he grew wild and began
to denounce the loss of the water
system and the government as a
gathcrim of hogs, dogs and devils,
but no good results followed. He
also began to get cramped, so he
spent the icst of the hour sitting on
the tloor, and using language which
would make his best girl's hair run
cold aud her blood stand on end,
and then he crawled back to his bed
room kicking his clothes in front of
him, and tried vainly to get the soap
off with the hat brush. Next he
attempted to remove it with cod
liver oil, and when that scheme fell
through also there were no more
available liquids left but ink and
mucilage. At this stage he lay
down and held on to tile floor, -else
he would have blown the roof off
with an explosion of sentiment, and
lest he might do some damage ho
hid under the bed and ctirscd in
wardly. The mattrasses and other
fixings helped to muflle exterior
sounds, so he staid under the bed
for two hours and a half before it
btruck him that there was a dull
sound of rushing water somewhere,
hut when he fled back to the bath
loom he found that though the wa
ter had evidently been running for
thirty minutes or so, it had just
stopped again, and he was in lime
to catch the last diop on the top of
his head and that was all.
Human endurance gave out at
this point and lie ejaculated 28 or
29 times louder than before. Na
turally enough this brought 7 women
and 13 dogs all asking him through
the keyhole what was the matter,
hut when he bade them go away be
cuube he had nothing on except one
drop of water on his head, they set
it down to drink. It was about four
o'clock in the afternoon when the
bride's brother came along with
thunder in his eye and a stick m his
hand to demand why he had not turn
ed up at the altar, and when be tried
the bedroom door he found it lock
ed. Then he demanded admittance,
and in response there arose within
the hoarse, idiotic shriek of a dry
maniac covered with soap. The
sufferer's reason had given way be
neath the strain, and he had emptied
the mucilage and the ink over
his head and then got under tho
bed. Ho was dragged out with dilll
culty and removed to the asylum
where he has a shower -hath every
morning without soap, but his case
is generally regarded as hopeless.
There is a settled gloom upon his
soul and the spark of intelligence
has lied forever. IIydiioi'iioiiia.
THE EHCLISH LEVEE.
In Saturday's Advertiser I see u
paragraph in which it is said Her
Majesty the Queen of England was
offended on account of the Prince
of Wales paying duo respects to a
lady at a levee. Now, I have seen and
been to a eonsidciable number of
levees, as right assistant to a ceitnin
Major in the Queen's Body Guard,
and in all the lists of tho leveo you
will never find that a lady was ever
permitted at a leyeo. The gentle
men only are permitted to such re
ceptions and then they must bo pf
good standing and high leputalion.
Levees are conducted by the Prince
of Wales and tho gentleman suite of
Now, tho Drawing Room is an
other thing tl is reception is en
tirely for ladles, and is conducted
by thu I'rlncchs of Wales, ami only
during the Introduction is thu Prliicu
Now, tho portion who wrote this
article In thu Ailvurtlsur cannot lutvu
known ery much about hiicIi things
or lm would not have Inserted In a
puhllo paper iuluiminlK which I he
hut will not veilfy. I', (i,
w ir 'm
f 'A iPlbq ni" " unmt oiifulv
V. "WitC mjy Uiiiiily Jluxuj. hi
i mi luly uf
W (illijir I unyy 1,'Miiily Jluxuj. hub'
Ml thu MJilltU J Co I'iciuii iMiluu,"
ill till It IT I I 111 I lilt I TIM til II I 'ill 1 1
tHARTMANH FE'CE FUn1 IN
TERIORS. The Hartmann steel 'wire fence
has been adopted for nn interior
railing in tho Government building
with good effect. An ollleo had to
bo fitted up for tho now olllelal (Mr.
Wrny Taylor), Secretary of the
Hoard of Immigration. One side of
tho apartment in rear of the Legis
lative Hall was selected, and the
space railed off with tho Ilartmann
fence. Neatly painted, with gilt
tips, tin fence makes a showy rail.
Tlioso who nre fitting up olllcos
should see tho fence in this adapta
tion. It is supplied by the Hawai
ian Hardware Company.
THE HEW WATCH CLUB.
By joining the California WlUoh
Club every person may select his
watch, (cither ladies' or gentle
men's) which will bo saved and de
livered when the member draws his
watch, Mr. Schieibcr, recently
from the Coast, has charge of the
club and comes well recommended
as a reliable business man. The
club will be open evenings until 8
o'clock. 73G lw
GAMARINOS' Refrigerator arrived
per S. S. "Australia" with tho
following finite, etc., hi plentiful sup
ply: Fresh Frozen Oysters In tins and
shell, Celery, Cauliflowers, Cabbage,
Apples, Pcais, Grapes, Nuts and Dried
Fruits, Kalslns, Figs, Etc., Etc.
735 3t OALIPOltNIA FllUIT MAUKirr.
Auction Sales by James F. Morgan.
Just lecivcd ami for sale
10O boxes or
In tine condition, In crates, GO
JAS. F. MORGAN,
738 at Queen stieets.
On Saturday Evening, Dec, 20,
AT 7 O'CLOCK.
At my Salesroom, Queen street, I
will bell at Public Auction, a lurgo
A variety of
Fans, Ojmri Glasses, Toys.
A large variety of
R U G S,
To close out;
Fine Silk Handkerchiefs & Shawls,
Wicker & Rattan Wear.
-A now invoice of
Silk Umbrellas & Parasols,
Fancy Vubcs, Etc., Etc.
UJfiF"Goods on view all day Satur
day. Reserved seats for the Ladies.
JAS. F. MORGAN,
738 4t Auctioneer.
On FRIDAY, Dec. 19th,
AT IK O'CLOCK X(K)X,
At my Salcstoom, Queen street, I will
sell ut Public Auction, for account of
whom It may concern,
250 Pcrfcctos Finos Havana Clears,
00 ltclua Vlctoiia Finn Havana Cigars,
000 Itolua Victoria Especial Havana
1750 Conchas Espccialcs Havana Cigars,
1850 Concha Bouquet Havana Cle-ms,
1G50 Regalia de Salon Havana Cigars.
Terms Cash in U. S. Gold Com.
JAS. F. MORGAN,
738 2t Auctlonoor.
Mystic Lodge No 2, K. of P.
A FULL attendance of the members
Mystic Lodge No. 2, K. of P., Is
luqucBted THIS (Weduesiluy) KVEN
IN'G, Business: Xomluation of olll
cvib for new teim.
J. M. McCHESNEY,
733 It K. ofR. &S.
W. R. BALTER,
King stiect, s Honolulu, II I,,
tNext Geo. Lincoln's).
lay I'luo watch lopahhig a Mieclally,
738 If "
U1IANGK of RESIDENCE
Has iuiiiovuiI from Knit utrcot to lto
hollo Limn, Palatini
Oi'i'ioi: IIouiih; 0 a, M. to 12 u, and H
; ti, to U I-, ti,
MuIukI 000TEI.EPIIDNESM-Bell 475
A II. ItAHISMANN,
Uook biijlnr. I'i.jici.iiiIoi & Jllaiik.
bo ( Mt.tufn luur,
Nu, Alui'dimit uliuut, Up ttUlu,
m Auction Sale
' Cot. 'oil A lur'ii KtrwlH.
Under instructions fiom Mosr. t).
W. MACFAULANU & CO., 1 will
offer by Auction, at my Sulcsioonib,
a oiioiok i,iNi: or iiiiAi'itnni
( f the LATEST STYLES after A mer
icau and English Patters, com
prising: FULL BEDROOM SUiTES in Mn-
hoganv, Ash and Walnut,
FULL PAKLOIt SUITES in Silk
and Satin Brocade (latest Euio-
penn Styles); '
OAK DIN1NG-UOOM SUITES in
Opt k Ash
With Bevelled French Plate Miiroro;
WALNUT HAT STANDS AND
ROSEWOOD INLAID CABINETS
(very elegant) ;
FANCY PAltLOR CHAIRS in Silk
Fancy Toilet Tables,
GYPSY TBLES in Black and Gold ;
EBONY and WALNUT WALL
TOILE r COMMODES ;
MUSIC S TANDS, etc., etc., etc.
a choice mne or
ALSO, A SMALL LINU OK
GENUINE HfWILAND WARE,
ALSO, A FI'.W PIIOICIC
Large GBHSE& RUGS,
And a splendid asortment of Small
llugtj, of Axminslcr, Mecca, Peisiau
and Tanjoie vaiieties.
gjSP" All of these Rugs aio fiom
tho well-known tirm of .las. Temple
ton & Co., of London.
Also, ii small invoice of choice
Engravings, Oil Paintings,
Water Colors, Etc., Etc.
Tho S.ilo will commence at 7
o'clock sharp, and floods will bo ready
for inspection on Wednesday morn
ing. jCT"Speeial accommodations will
be made for Ladies.
LEWIS J. LEVEY,
737 3t Auctioneer.
HONOLULU, : : : H. I.
Has opened a branch of his (haying
And is piepared to undertake
Carting. Drnyiiijr & Hauling;
At all paits oIEwa.
Bfiy Ordeis leccived at Pearl City
Stables, on Flist mid Second street",
Pearl City, or at his office in Honolulu
(with J. F. Colburn & Co.), corner of
Nuuaiiu and Queen stieets.
tttf-Good stabling, with or without
board, for a limited number of liorSus.
Fort Street, Hclnurny Block.
GoMs Silver Jewelry
In tho very latest styles, and at
And other Piecious Stone,
Latest Novelties in Gold & Silver
Hl'l.l' SliCONDS, C'OMlMljllH,
V. H. IIAIIII.IWT, W A HAM.
Kioi Wa-ipiihh in (fui.it Hu.vuit ano
Store Open Evenln&s.
'THE WliUKLY BULLETIN
i. UdcoliiiiiiiB. purely TimjuI iiiuuor
Muilul ti foiuitpi flfiuntrh1. 10 nur
BjBlpJHffiA iKH 'K
Silver ! Silver ! Silver t
FOR 30 DAYS
OUR GRAND SILVER, PEACHBLOW, SATIN WARE, GLASS WARE,
TOYS & DOLLS GIFT SALE WILL COMMENCE
onday, December 8, 1890.
SOT During this sale every customer purchasing 82.50 worth, wilt
receive a handsome Peaehblow, Satin, Glass Ware, Dolla, Toys or
BS?" Look in our Windows and see Hie fine display of presents, -a.
CIIAS. J. FISHEL,
729 lm The Leading Millinery House, cor. Fort & Hotel streets.
Hew Goods !
PENNSYLVANIA" & NEW EASY LAWN MOWERS,
HAV1LAND CHINA, bILVER PLATEDWA'RE,
LAMPS, CHANDELIERS. Also,
Famous Gr.ind Active & Golden Anvil
Wrought Steel Cooking Ranges
OF ALL SIZICs,
fe Trrj:uJ -
CoiiHiiming: One-third Less Fuel, either wood or coal, than
any other Stive in existancc.
e0 No Biick Work About It ! g&r Jiut a Cle.m Cut Stove I
Whose BakingQualities arc Unsurpassed
lOSr FOR SALE BY THE
Hawaiian Hardware Co.,,
out 31-90 Fort Btreet, oppo. Snreckols' Bank, Honolulu, H. I.
anitary Woollen System Go.,
Just4o hand a full supply of
Q A U T I O N .
B Goiiuliio Jaeger Artiolos arc stuinpeil with thu Diamond Shaped
Tnulu Maic, enclosing Pr, 4iogur'H 'orlfulf. h''"1
WARRANTED PURE WOOL ! ""
? Aueept no goods that do not hor tlio I'tjilraltof Pr.,Ji'Uor,
. vAm -
FOR 30 OAYS
Hew Oooiis !
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thu abovo wares for gontlemen