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Snlo of Govornmont Lnnd nt
Onmopio, Kuln, Mnuu
At 12 o'clock noon, on MON'DAY,
.latmary It), at lint fionl entrance of
Aliioluni Halo will be cold nt public
nuutton a piece of (iovurntnunt In ml
fit unto nt the upper cinl of Onmopio
in Kuln, Maui, containing mi urcn of
!W1 8-100 acres, a littlo moio or Ices.
UpKot price 1000.
C. N. Sl'ENCEU,
Minister of the Interior.
THURSDAY, December 25, 1890,
being Christmas Day; nml T1IUUS
DAY, Jnn. 1, 1801, being New Years'
Day, will be observed as public holi
days, niu! all Government oillcos
thionghont the Kingdom will be
closed on I hose days.
C. N. Sl'ENCEU,
Minister of tbo Interior.
Interim Office, Dec. 18, 1890.
The above rewaid will be paid for
infoi million which will lead to the
arrest and conviction of ihe pnity or
parties who shot and killed Chong
It Sing, at Waimea, Kauai, on Dec.
12, 1890. C. L. HOPKINS,
Honolulu, Dee. 10, 1890. 7.17 lm
Honolulu, H. I., Aug. 9, 1890.
Holders of Water Privileges or
those paying Water Bates, aie hereby
notified that the hours for using
water for irrigating purposes are from
G to 8 o'clock a. m., anil 4 to G o'clock
Chas. B. WILSON,
Supt. Hono. Water Works,
C. N. Spencer,
Minister of the Interior.
T id. JK
Pledged to neither Sect nor Party,
But established for the benefit of all.
FRIDAY, DEC. 19, 1890.
The welcome reception which
our eight-page daily edition has re
ceived from subscribes and adver
tising patrons alike is very pleasing
and complimentary to the Bulletin.
It is perhps needless to say that
this is the first eight-pnge daily
newspaper ever issued in these isl
ands, although several quarto
weekly papers of eight and even ten
pages have long been in existence.
The quantity and amount J inter
esting matter published in the Daily
Bulletin since enlargement gives
our patrons equal chances for dis
playing their advertisements. In
fact it was before impossible to get
all the advertisements offered us
into a four-page edition, as the pre
sent number of advertisements,
some thirty-three columns daily,
amply testifies. Of course it is not
expected this rush of advertise
ments will be all continued after the
holidnys.but at the same time wo shall
endeavor to offer sufficient induce
ments to our patrons to make it pay
them to advertise hereafter upon an
enlaiged scale in botli the Daily
Bulletin and our new weekly edition.
All may not have noticed that our
eight-page daily has had the column
l tiles increased in length by an inch
or more, which will give consider
able more room to advertisers at the
same rates. In a few days we shall
be able to mako further announce
ment of the new attractions and im
ptovements which will be added per
manently to the daily and weekly
Bulletin, on and after the first of
To correct both at home and
abroad all misrepresentation of Ha
waiian affairs, either purposely or
inadvertently made in our public
prints, is one of the tasks the Bulle
tin has undertaken to accomplish.
We have so far succeeded in modi
fying the virulent political misre
presentations of the unuciupulous
Advertiser anil tho incorrigible
Friend, and have now to correct a
similar short-coming from an unex
pected quarter. We refer to certain
statements used editorially in the Ha
waiian Annual for 1891'.
Tho editor of tho Annual
nib "KciroBpva oi wo year
with two lUUwwiU which we w
Hraly mlMcniUiiR, i not ncltmlly
untruthful, Klmt, Hie editor slate
Mini, "tho yonr 1800 ilinnrs lownrit
Its uloao without Hawaii having
experienced thu disinters nhleli the
political outlook nl its opening seem
ed to Indicate." Those rending the
entire article will of rourso see thai
the editor in innkiug this slatotncttt
was only preparing to cat n large
dish of political "crow," as in
the untruthful statement immedi
ately following, hut this is no excuse
for misrepresentations in a publica
tion which is presumed to confine
itself to historical facts, rather than
to partisan arguments. The state
ment referred to is one of the unful
tilled prophecies of the defeated mid
disgruntled lenders of the latclloform
party. It is quite true the disap
pointed politicians of the late regime
used every means to fulfill the pro
phecy and bring about political dis
turbances, which would end In
disaster to the commercial interests
of the country. It is also true that
the political outlook, to all conserva
tive citizens and well-wishers of
Hawaii, after the result of the late
election became known, was one
pointing out the return of pence and
material prosperity to the Kingdom,
so sadly shattered by the illegal and
unconstitutional methods of 1887.
The falsity of the statement in
question is in fact contradicted in
the article itself by the admission
of continued prosperity. As pointed
out the cntiic article is a full dish
of political "crow;" and while such
statements would do little injury at
home where the authors of such
little journalistic eccentricities are
well known, they are calculated to
misiepresent and injure us abroad.
Secondly, and more easily dis
posed of because of its absolute
untruth, is the following statement:
"The general elections in February
resulted in defeat of the reform
party throughout Oaku, but victory
on the other islands." (Sic.) This
assertion is false in as far as the
victory of the Reform party on the
other islands was only partial, as
the election returns printed in the
Annual itself, as well as the forced
expulsion of the late Reform Cab
inet and the working majority of the
National party in the Legislature
ail show. The statement in the
Annual is a repetition in another
form of the claim of victory made
by the Advertiser until the death
blow of the Reform party, as a revo
lutionary bod', was finalhy dealt on
the 13th of last June, when tho late
Ministry resigned, after defeat on a
trumped up amendment made by
one of their party, because they
dared not face the original resolu
tion of vote of want of confidence.
These facts cannot be'too often em
phasized, as some of the same Re
form politicians and their apologists
are only watching their chance to
again sacrifice the prosperity of the
kingdom to a renewal of their poli
Our esteemed monthly contempo
rary, the Paradise of the Pacific, is
out with a splendid Christmas num
ber. The present issue clearly
shows the enterprise of the new
management. The Paradise 'is cer
tainly keeping abreast with the
times. The number is finely and
fully illustrated, and upon its ap
pearance yesterday was a genuine
surprise to everybody. It contains
besides the usual interesting edito
rial and descriptive matter ten beau
tiful lithographs of Hawaiian scen
ery and buildings and two very good
cuts, one a view of Pearl Harbor
and the other of a rice plantation on
the Oahu Railway. The Paradise is
doing good work for the country and
we heartily wish it a continuance of
the success it lias thus far wou and
WANTS JO KNOW.
Editor Bum.utin :
Please allow me the space to ask
one question of whom it may con
cern. What has become of the Honolulu
Rifles' battalion fund?
I think it is about time that those
who earned it should know.
Y. M. 0. A.
At the Y. M. C. A. monthly meet
ing yesterday evening, llr. G. P.
Cabtle presided. It was reported
by General Secretary Fuller that
next Tuesday evening Mr. l?. M.
English would read a paper on
Christmas Carols and Christmas
Customs. AUo that a reception to
the young men of Honolulu would
lie held in the parlorH New Year's
Day by tho W. C. T. U. and the
Y. V. C. T. U. Mr. Ferguson, not
ing treasurer, reported quarterly
receipts of $1020,01, and disburse
ments of $15-12.25, leaving a balance
'of $78.79 on hand. Mr. II. W.
Severance. U, rJ. Consul-Gencral,
gave some advlco regarding associa- J
lion woik ii om ins experience in
AH Mnt-n nlr tiFM
Tnmmniiy, Now Yolk, ponk six
Among the recent ftottlnl novelties
at Kulton, Mo., nro 'pownn Mip
pcrs. Dick Walker of Jcssup, On., Ims
manufnctuicd a coik log for his fl
A Hock of blackbirds three miles
long mid half n mile wide is n big
report from Georgia.
A ten-year old Texas girl when
bitten by a "rattler" killed the
Hiittko and sucked the poison from
the wound until medical aid could
The objects of an organization of
colored women down-town is to pro
vido for its members a good funeral
and "a shiny collln." Philadelphia
On tho plantation of Capt. John
L. Martin near Washington, Gn.,
there is a pine tree that bears acorns
and pine cones with great impartial
ity. The horn of an ox at Lake
Charles, La., was broken off, but
the owner of the animal bound
it on and doctored it, and it is now
growing all right again.
A hunting dog, owned in Circle
ville, Oltio, suffering excruciating
pain from a rattle-snake bite, delib
erately waded into the Scioto river
and drowned himself.
There is a curious grapevine at
Habersham Park, Ga. It grows
from a large oak tree about live feet
from the ground. Tho tree is solid
and no roots of the grapevine are
On a recent Sunday afternoon in
Brooklyn a runaway horse rushed
along with a buggy containing a
driver, who retained hold of the
lines, although he was lifeless, hav
ing suffered a fatal attack of heart
A Frenchwoman has become the
mother of five children at a birth.
Had this interesting occurrence
taken place in one of the mushroom
towns out West, what a howl for a
recount would have followed.
Three Kansas women, a grand
mother, mother and daughter, of
the Bean family of Valley Falls, be
came each the mother of twins the
same evening. Beans have always
been one of tho staple crops of Kan
sas. Topeka Journal.
In Ansonia, the other day, three
Chinamen entered a street car, and
when the conductor came for fares
one of the Celestials gave his head
a turn and a jerk and dropped three
nickels from his ear into the con
ductor's hand. Boston Globe.
A Missouri farmer is the owner of
a steer which was accidentally cov
eied up with straw during the
threshing on August 20. The other
day his horns were discovered as he
was eating his way out of the stack
of straw, having lived without water
forty-five days. '
An illuminated cat is among the
curiosities of the Patent Office at
Washington. It is made of paste
hoard or tin, painted over with
phosphorous, and is intended to
frighten away "rats and mice and
such small deer" in the darkness of
cellars and garrets.
A Wilkesbarre, Penn., woman
was a prisoner in court. Bail in
$200 was demanded, but she was
not allowed to seek a bondsman
without leaving security. She of
fered her G-month-old baby, the
judge accepted it and she returned
with a bondsman within two hours.
A horse at Santa Rosa, Cal., ate
all tlie apples that he could reach on
a tree and then turned round and
kicked tho treejjrepcatedly, bringing
down a shower of the luscious fruit,
upon which lie regaled himself. It
was a clear case of horse sense. A
Boston paper first published tliis
Alligators invade the lien houses
of Louisiana planters. A resident
o? Plaquemine parish, hearing a
commotion among his biddies n few
nights ago, went out to discover the
cause, and was groping in the dark,
when something snapped at him,
cutting a gasli in his cheek. Pro
curing a lantern and summoning
help, ho found a big alligator, which
was killed and found to measure 11
feet 10 inciies in length, with a head
XMAS AND NEW YEAR.
The latest and newest novelties
suitable for Xmas and New Year's
presents, such ns Oxidized Silver
Plaster Cases, Oxidized Silver La
dies' Companions, Oxidized Silver
Card Books, Oxidized Silver Jewel
Cases, Oxidized Silver Vinaigrettes
with Yin and Chain, Oxidized Sil
ver Matcli Safes, Oxidized Silver
Cignrettc Cases, Oxidized Silver
Shoe Hooks, Solid Silver Stamp
Boxes. Also, Celluloid Goods in
great variety. We have received
an iinmensc stock of Ladies' All
Linen Homstiehcd Handkerchiefs
(colored borders), which wo have
decided to sell for only $2 per
dozen ; they heat anything in the
Handkerchief line ; will be glad to
show them to you ; big bargain for
the holiday. Vu are prepared to
show you tho finest and best select
ed stock of Ladies', Misses', and
Children's Trimmed and Untrimmed
Hats, all the lulest styles; all new
goods. Also, rcmombcr our Grand
Silver Gift Sale. Silver Presents
to everybody who purchases 82.50
wortli of goods. Como and pay us
a visit before purchasing elsewhere.
CHAS. J. FISIIHL,
Tho Leading Millineiy House,
Corner Fort and Hotel streets.
i 7:10 tf
THE WEEKLY BULLETIN
1 iJcuhuiuis, puicly looul umttoi
uuiiiiitim, jiuiwj iuvhi ...1...
t forulun cmiulriKH $5
CENTRAL UNION CHURCH,
r.lrHInn nrontri'tft mi- tin lltiMtlitit
(Jcnlinl Union Church roiigrcgn
lion held lift annual hiiMueii meet
lug on WodnoMlny evening. Tho
following olllcc-bcarcrs wiro clout
Deacon (hl class) lion. A. l
.ludd, Mr. 1'. Clones; (first rlnss,
vlcu Nov. W. C. Mcrrltt, liifl Hid
kingdom) Mr. W. V. Hall.
Deaconesses (1st class) Mrs. T.
II. Hobioii, Mrs T. 0. Thrum.
Committee on monthly conceits
Prof. W. 1). Alexander, Mrs. 11. I
Dlllinghnm, Miss llight.
Standing committee Prof. A. B.
Lyons, Itev. S. E. Bishop.
Clerk Mr. W. W. Hall.
Treasurer Mr. V. J. Lowicy.
Trustees (3d class) Mr. H. F.
Dillingham, Hon. J. B. Athcrt.m,
Mr. C. M. Cooke (re-elected).
(Tho class numbers refer to term
SUNDAY SCHOOL Ol'KlCKKS.
The election of Superintendent
was deferred for reason one week.
Assistant Superintendent Miss
Primary Superintendent MissM.
Asssistant Primary Superintend
ent Miss May Atlierton.
Ticasuicr Mr. E. A. Jones.
Librarians Messrs. W. J. Forbes
and E. Thrum.
VOIK 01' THANKS.
The congregation passed a vote
of thanks to Mr. Myron H. Jones
for his faithful services as organist
for a number of years, lie being
about to leave for tho United States,
and the clerk was directed to con
vey the vote to him by letter.
After a report of progross on the
new church project the meeting ad
journed. Auction Sales by Lewis J. Levey.
On MONDAY EVENING, Dec. 22
AT 7 O'CLOCK.
LEWIS J. LEVEY,
TX7 KITTEN tenders will
it bo lecclved bv us
?2l ...iftl Ui.tit.tlti OA.h ti.of- uf
i. mil uu.iiiu.i.. , iuiu 11101., ui
12 o'clock noon, for repairs
to thu liiltleh barque "Win. Le La
clieur,!' as per Surveyors' Report,
which mav lie Pcen at our ollke.
TilEO. II. DA VIES & CO.,
For Lloyds Agent.
Honolulu, Dec. 18, -1890, 7-10 It
'IMlElhin of Kwong Hang Olian &
Co. hereby notify the public that
Mr. Lau Sow, who litis hitherto been
manager of tlio business of s:ild firm, at
Honolulu, bus this day retired from
such mansigeinuut, and is no longer con
nected with said lhm; also, that Mr.
Wong Yung Chlng has this dav been
appointed as manager of siid firm's
affairs, and is nlonu authorized to s-ljiii
the lhm imme.
KWONG HANG CHAN & CO.
Honolulu, 10th Dec, 1800 7 10 (it
No, 92 FORT ST'
Aro now showing a Largo New
Stock of Goods Miitnblo for the
Holidays, comprising Diamond
Jewelry of all KIuiIh; Brooches,
EuirlngB, Bracelets, Bangle,
Lace and Scarf Tins, Kings,
Ladles' and Gents' Gold and
Silver Watches and Watch
Chains, Native Jewelry, CIocK ,
Silvoi waro, Gold Headed (Jam s,
Etc., Etc., Etc.
l& I'rlces within tho reach
of all. Give us a coll. 728 1m
HAIMERSIITH k FIELD,
11H MIJTTr.lt HT,
Han 1'ruiiclHi-o, : i Culironilu,
Sllverwaic, Silver Jewelry,
Silver Mounted Canes,
bllvor Mounted Umbrellas,
Onyx Mantel Clocks,
Gold Pens & Pencils,
lflitis Infill lir GooiIh,
Reliable Goods at Reasonable
tr Catalogue sent to any addicts ft on
f&y.MMI niilcis piomptly iimleaic
Cj'Diaiiioiiils mill I'iuuiiiih jjioneg
mouutiU iu thu lutest slylon,
rl ' m
Auction Mm b) JiniM F, Motyftli,
M -iJif4V' 11
, inii iwiiii)
i.... iiu i.
AT 10 OTI.OI'K A, II.,
Hiili'M-ofuii, ()iiihii liei'l, I will
Ml nl Public Aui'llim,
While A, llrowii Culluim,
Wool Vi Cotton Nhlrln,
00 Crates N, Z, POTATOES,
for account of whom
46 cases I lb. Salmon,
J AS. If. MORGAN,
740 It Auetlouorr.
On S VTUItDAY, Doc. 20th,
AT I!i ll'liMIOK XOOX.
At my Saleroom, Queen Rtieet, I will
sell at Public Auction,, for iiccouui of
whom It may concern,
250 Pcrfcctnn Finns Havana Cljiais,
1:00 Itclnu Vichiiiu Khia Havana Olirmv,
f00 Bulna Virtoiln Epeclal Havana
1750 Conchas Espcclitlcs Hnvuiia Clgais,
1830 Concha Bnwiuet Ilnviitm ( Igiirs
1C50 Regalia de Salon Havana Clears,
Terms Cash in U. S. Gold Coin.
jas. p. nmiiiJAX,
On Saturday Evening, Dec. 20,
AT 7 O'CLOCK.
At my Salesioom, Queen street, I
will hell at Public Auction, a large
A variety of
Fans, Opera Glasses, Toys.
A largo variety of
To closo out;
Fine Silk llanilkeiehinfs & Shawls,
Wiekci AJtaltan Wear.
A new invoice of f
Silk Umbrellas & Parasols,
Fancy Vases, Etc., Etc.
Aso, to oloi-e an est.ito
I Fine Diamond Stud,
I Mabsive Gold Cluin,
$8f GoimIb on viow all day Salur
iIhV. Resoivi'd scats for tho Ladies.
JAS. V. MORGAN,
Wliiit You Can Get For Xmas
ilils lec Cream Piute !
Fin-3 Ice Cream,
Lelik lichen (Honey Cakes),
Anil l8oi other kinds of
Fruits, Nuts, Bon-IIona,
Chocolates, Pop Corn,
O J. IV O I 13 S?i
Of tho host quality. Wo make tho
Cream, Homemade and Plain
Fresh every day in giealest
gjyOiir stock and sloio is now iu
complete order, mid you aro invited
to inspect. 7J18 7t
Oahu Kuilwny & Land Co.
A SPECIAL meeting of tho stock
holders ol Dm Oahu Hallway &
Liuiil Co. will ho held at tho Chamber
of Coiimimcu Kooin hi Honolulu, on
WKPNKSDAY, Duo. 31, 18!K), at 11
o'clock a. m , for 1I10 purpoBoof anwnd
lug thu Ity-luus nml otlior Important
biMlnusa. V. J. AHI1LKY,
fiecittaryO. Jt. &L. Co.
Honolulu, Dec, 17, 1800. 788 td
BENSON, SMITH & CO.'S
AND BUY A
Luton's, Pinaud's, Golgate's, Eastman's,
DON' FOUGHT A BOTTLE OF
Direct from Paris
WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED AN ASSORTMENT OF
erfumes, Hair Oils, Dentifrice, Eii de
Quinine for the Hair,
Lutai's Exquisite Perfumes !
S6F Our Own Importation I
Prices than in San Francisco !
Bool, News & Stationer)
jflS-.-iubsciibers desiring change-!
in their Mibcnptions to maga
zines and newspapers will kindlj
notify us for outgoing mini.
S0 Vll subscriptions .liavel
liCNo need to GIVE dolls away!
to induce ti.idc, our prico dofy com-
fiisrwe do not GIVE laces and
dress goods awav, but we do ofleri
In our own legitimate lines at
8KK OUIl MAGNII'ICENT MNE OF
Fjom 20 cents each and
CELLULOID DRESSING SETS
Presentation Cups & Saucers,
Diaries for 1891,
Xmas Cards, Etc., Etc.
Thos. G. THRUM,
73G lOt Proprietor.
HONOLULU, : : : H.I.
'Has opened a branch of hi d raying
And is prepared to undertake
Carting. lruyinjr Ac. Hauling
At all pai la of Ewa.
J Orders received at Pearl City
Stables, on First and Second streets,
Pearl City, or at bis olllco In Honolulu
(with J. P. Colbum & Co,), corner of
Niiuanu anil Queen streets.
Sr- Good stabling, with or without
board, for a limited number of horses.
Just icci'ivcil aud for sale
100 BOXES OP
New Zealand POTATOES!
fit lino condition, hi crates, GO
' poiiudd each,
JAS. 1 MOItGAN,
738 8t Quottu streeti.
i'fadw's Perltnes !
Guaranteed Genuine! Sold at Lower
SMITH & CO.
The Jeweler !
Fort Street, Mnerny Block.
Golfl t Silver Jewelry
In the very latest styles, and at
And other Precious Stones,
Latest Novelties in Gold & Silver
Si'i.iT Seoonus, Columbus,
P. S. BAltTMiCT, WAITHAM.
Stoi- Watohks in Gomj Sii.veu and
Store Open Evenings.
No. OO TClnir Street.
New Goods ! New Goods I
Suitable for Christmas and New
Year's Presents I
Fans, Baskets, Trays,
And tho latest novelties iu
J jMtptni o 'Ware!
NAN YU CO.
TO THE PUBLIC !
I am prepared to tako orders for
Spanish SaddleB & Trees, "
HEAVY RANCH SADDLES
' tar Por further particulars apply to
A. A. TODD,
Formerly of Koua. Hawaii.
P. 0. 110x815. (7371in) Bell Tel 201.
. 1 1
W. II. SALTER,'
Watchmaker J5 & Jeweler.
yUr Fluo watch ropulrlug a specialty.