ORKATEK, THAN SUPERIOR.
Am.rlcft'8 Oroat Krosh-Water Lako
Has a Rival.
Is Lako Supurior Iho largest frosli
watur lako iu tliu world! aBlrs tho
Now York Sun. Most goographors
and other pooplo certainty bolioro it
is, and almost every authoritatlvo
book says so. Thero aro a tow goo
grapbera, however, who say they do
not know, and think tho question
had hotter bo kopt open until wo
havo more exact knowlege of Vic
toria Nyanza, tho largest African
lako. Tho celebrated geographer
Iloclus seems, prematurely, to have
awarded tho first placo to tho
Nynnza, for ho computes its aroa at
83,900 squaro kilometers, while ho
givos tho area of Lako Superior 'at
Several of our best sources of in
formation agree in giving the aroa
of Lako Superior at 31,200 Bittaro
miles, and of Victoria Nyanza at
about 80,000 squaro miles. Tho fact
is that these great lakes aro nearly
equal in size, and wo cannot lell ex
actly how thoy compare, because our
information about Victoria Nyanza
is still very imperfect.
About two years ago Dr. ll.iumann
discovered ou the southonst coast of
tho lako a deep bay that no one had
heard of before, and which is jurt
bogiuuiug to appear ou tho maps.
Ho was live days walking around tho
shoros of this indentation, which is
now known as Baumanu Gulf. A
while boforo this discovery Father
Schynze Mirroyod tho southwest I
prolongation of tho lako, which Mr. '
Stanley ''id not discover during his
voyago of eighty days around its j
shorts. Tlieso two discoveries havo i
added runny square miles which aro !
not iiichnled in the etimatcs here
given of tho laku's area, and tho
shoros of the lake aro still o inade
quately explored ami nurvoyud that
hundrcda of square miles aro likely
yet to bo added to or subtracted
from our prose nt computations of
tlio aroa. Meanwhile Lako Chad,
on tho edge of tho Sahara, may con
tinue to stand off at one aide and
mnilo at tho pretentions of both
those rivals for first placo. In tho
rainy soaou this lake loses all sem
blance of its former self, and spreads
over a vast area, until it covers more
ground than tho vaunted Lako
Superior itself. It is spread out
very thin, to bo sure; but it is all
Lako Chad, arid if its outlines, when
at their largest, wero correctly map
pod, tho lako would look very impos
ing; but Chad, ou those occasions,
like beauty, is only skin doop.
A worthy man, who was very sensi
tive and retiring, haviug lost his
wife, privately requested that ho
might bo remembered iu tho minis
ter's uioruiug prayor from tho pul
pit, but asked that his name might
not bo moutioned. On Sunday
morning tho good minister prayed
most eloquently for "our aged broth
or upon whom tho hoavy hand of
soro aillictiou has so lately fallen."
At this point an elderly man, whom
tho minister had married to a very
young wife during the wook, roso
with a bouueo, aud stamped down
tho aisle, muttoriug loud enough to
bo heard half over the chapel: "It
may bo au aillictiou, but I'm blast if
1 want to bo prayed for in that
Any one who has evor had an at
tack of inflammatory rheumatism
will rojoico with Mr. J. A. Stumm,
220 Iioylo Heights, Los Angeles,
ovor his fortunate escape from a
siege of that distressing ailmont.
Mr. Stumm is foreman of Morriam's
confoctionory establishment. Somo
months ago, ou leaving the neateu
work room to run across tho street
ou au errand, ho was caught out in
tho rain. Tho result was that whou
roady to go homo that night ho was
unable to walk, owing to iullamma
tory rheumatism. Ho was taken
homo, and on arrival was placed iu
front of n good firo and thoroughly
rubbed with Chamberlain's Tain
Halm. During tho evening and night
ho was repeatedly bathed with this
liniment, and by morning was re
lieved of all rheumatio pains. Ho
now takes especial pleasure in prais
ing Chamberlain's Pain Balm, and
always keeps a bottle of it in tho
house. For sale by all dealers, Ben
hou, Smith & Co., agents for tho Ha
ft jy -c7 ! T '
Hit Katto Jtoscuyrant
Tho Worst Caso tho Doc
tors Evor Saw
Hood's Sarsnpnrllla Porfoctly Cured
"CI. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mrns.t
"Dear 81m I wish to testify to the great
Talut of Hood's Sarsanarllla. For aome Urn I
had been troubled with scrofula, which Mils'
last winter assumed a Terr had form.
Sores Appeared on My Faco
and hands and gradually Increased In number
until they reached to my shoulder. Tho doctors
aid It was tho worst cass of scrofula they erei
saw and also went so far as to say It was In
curable. I tried ointments and other remedies
but to no avail. A friend recommendod Hood's
Earsaiarllla, and although I was completely dl
couraged, as n lMt rhanco I resolved to give It I
trial. AUortakltiKonobottln I noticed the sorci ,
had commenced to lieaL After Uio sixth botUl
Thoy Woro All Healed. j
I continued to tako It, however, until I had use! ,
nine bottles, and now I am perfectly well
A1IS3 JVATIE JIUSr.MJUA.-iT, UIJUT, 1 (.Mill.
Hood's Pills aro prompt and efficient, yet
easy In action. Sold by all druggists. 23c
Hobron Drug Co., L'd.,
Hole Agents for the Keimhllc of Hawaii
you Insure It Is well to do so In cm
ppnlcs whoso reputations have built '
upijn strong luiiimauoiu.
Companies represented by Joh.n JI.
Down ett (successor to the late O.O.
llorperi havo flood ell thu tests ne
cessary to convince any no that
their capital In nmplc and tlin prin
ciples upon which they aregoverued,
are paid promptly and without un
necessary debits. The assets of a
company la tho best proof of its so
lidity and ability to pay loses. The
bat Riven will satisfy even "Tho One
The New York Life,
London & Lancashire Fire insur
U. S. Branch.
Hartford Fire Insurance Co.,
Palatine Fire Insurance Co.,
U. 8. Branch.
Thames & Mersey Marine Insur
K Policies for eithor Life,
Firo or Marino Insurance issued
in any of tho nbovo named Com
panies at tho lowest rates and on
any of tho numerous plans ad
vertised. Your patronage is so
licited. JOHN M, DOWSRTT,
1290-lm Merchant Street, Honolulu.
Fort, near Hotel Sts.
Uiias. J, McCarthy, Manager.
Popular Brands of Straight Goods
ALWAYS ON HAND.
' Try tliH Great Appetlter Thk Browkie
i Cocktail a specialty with this retort.
DKI'OT Or THE
1 Famous "Wieland Lagor Beer.
I Is now prepared to repair Garden Hose,
1 Sprinklers, Water Tups. eto. Haw Filing
i and all kinds of TooIb sharpened, inclnd
I ing Carving Knives ami bfcUhors; Lawn
Mowers a specialty; also Betting Glass; in
1 fact all kinds of Jobbing. Work called for
I and retaned. King up S52 Mutual Tele
DAILY BULLETIN, MAY IB,
I have just received a com
plete line, in the Latest
The qualities and patterns
are very choice and were im
ported specially for my fine
trade. Also have a full line of .
At Reasonable Prices.
flE& While you are wait
ing for the car come in and
514 Fort Street
HOP HING & CO..
K HOTEL 6TKEET
Wholesale Driers In
Liprs anil Manila Cigars
General Chinese Merchandise
iOUU At -
Nat Oils, HIce, Matting,
Chinese Silks, Teas, Bus.
English and American Groceries
By Every Coast Steamer.
MUTUAL TELEPHONE 147.
The Best lunch in Town.
Tea. SLnd OolToe
r ALL BOCU.
THE FINEST BRANDS OF
Cigars and Tobacco
4XWAY1 ON BAND.
B. J. reOLTHl, Prop,
HO YEN KEB & CO.,
41 Nuuann Street
Tinsmiths, Plumbino, Etc.
OIUinKKUY and OLAHBWAUW.
(From U, S. Journal if iMMnt.)
Prof. W.IM'cekc,whoinakeia specialty of Epilepsy,
tin Ithout doubt Inati.il uml i urid more aii' than
any living l'liylclanjlilmccc8 In lutonltlilni;. Wo
have lit-ard of (.ai' of goyr orsVtaudliiiccured Ly him.
(cndi with a large bottlo of his absolute cure, free to
I any nuftVri r w ho may ( ud their I'.O. and KxprvM nd-
' dtvt. WeadvUonnyimowUhliiKacuroloaddriet,
I I"rof. W. a. I'EEUU, V. D., 4 Cedar St., New York.
Tho business of tho country is
settling into its former groove. Our
gentlemanly driver has returned
from his vacation, the cows in the
fiasturo switch flies instead of bill
ots with their tails aud tho cream is
richer in consequence. Wo boliove
wo havo satisfied every one of our
customors who have takon milk from
us aud wo aro in a position to sup
ply a great many moro Tho people
who from choice or necessity visited
Waialso during tho past two weeks
have had an opportunity to see just
what sort of diot our stock foods
upon, and no longor wonder at the
richness of tho milk from our dairy,
Our facilities for dolivory aro the
best. With tho exception of a day
or two early in the late unpleasant
ness our drivers have always been
on time at our customors' residences.
Wo take this opportunity to thank
those who havo been patient with us
and to solicit a continuance of thoir
patronage. Wo will bo pleased to
fill all orders telephoned to us and
guarantee all milk to bo pure aud
free from adultoratiou.
Tius WAIALAE RANCH.
Boon for Dairymen
OWNERS OF COWS!
PQTTIE'S CELEBRATED SPICE
For Ml cb Cows and Young Stock.
Acta as a tonic and greatly Increases and
enriches the milk. Young Stock will thrive
and develop fully CO percent, hy its use.
Sold In 7 lb. bags at ISo. per lb.
C W. MACFARLANE,
Agent for Dr. Pottle's Kcmedlcs.
Partnership Notice. !
HENKY H WILLIAMS AND ED
ward A. Williams have this day dls
lolvcd the partnership heretofore existing
etween them under tho llrm name of
Pioneer Furniture Company an well as of
Vllllnms HrotliPrs In the Furniture and
Undertaking Duslness lu Honolulu, in the
Island of Oahu.
Henry H. Williams retires from said
irm and business and, Edward A. Wll
lams remains in said business, having
'ormed a partnership therein with his
'allier, 0. K. Williams.
The new firm consists of O. E. Williams
tnd E. A. Williams, and henceforth will
:arry on said Furniture and Undertaking
Business In said Honolulu, under the llrm
lame of 0. E. Williams & Son.
The new llrm will collect all accounts
)wlng to the old firm and pay all liabilities
Dated March JiOtli. A. D ISO.'..
H. H. WILLIAMS,
ED. A. WILLIAMS,
1303-2W 0 E. WILLIAMS.
First Consignment of DOCK. BKKK
From the Frederlcksberg Brewing Co.
of San Jose, Cal.
1300 WM. CUNNINGHAM. lw
Regan Vapor & Pacific Gas
THE BEST IN THE MARKET.
They, cannot be surpassed for niotlvt
SOT-SEND FOB CATALOGUE-
1033-tt Bole Agent, Nuuanu street.
FOB BALE OB LEASE
A Valuable Fish Pond
Yielding a safe income. Address
132U-3m Bullktin Office.
Dr. liebig & co.
Sptchl Doctors fur Chronic,
iru'dcoma ii ailing
Dr. Lloblg's Invlcorator the greatest re
medy for Seminal Weakness, Loss of Man
hood and Private Diseases, overcomes Pr
mntureness anil prepares all for marriage
life's duties, pleasures and responsibilities;
11 trial bottle given or sent free to any one
describing symptoms: call or address 400
Geary St., private entrance 403 Mason St.,
San FranniM-n. UlS-ittly
If you, are out of Bill Heads, tetter
Heads, etc, we can supply them.
taes & Launches !
Four great requisites of
Men's "Wearing Apparel to
be found in all the Suits
made by Johnston & Sto
rey. Mr. Storey was for
some years one of the best
known cutters on the Coast,
consequently the best dress
ed mon in town wear clothes
Johnston & Storey,
4 13 Fort Street
W. W. AHANA.
Merchant . Tailor,
333 lTia.im.i etrt.
KQ&llsti, Scotcii and America Goods.
Htyle and Kit Guaranteed.
0 leaning & Repairiug
iDtoil Telt. 665. P. 0. Box 144.
The Celebrated Bajswater Stallion
Also the Splendid
SPAN OF GRAYS
By "Ivanhoe" ore for Bole. Apply to
1301-tf Bay Horse Stables.
C. OR. COXXdlXTS,
Practical Carriage Trimmer
(Has no connection with any car
TOPS OF EVERY DESCRIPTION
Fenders, Dashes, Storm Aprons, Etc.,
at Lowest Possible Trices, and
Workmanship of the Best.
I use First-class Material of my own im
porting. Manufacturer of all kinds of
Workshop 210 King Street near Maunakea.
P. O. Box 490.
W. M. SMITH,
-WILL PUT IN-
Everything in the Electric
K- Refers to E.O.IIall &
Son, where orders may be left.
dv Uft Kt U fiftailto ttW Tiw
Snr?rtnu' Mr ttt hi
rtonpttu ttntw( t,
THTC! P A PPR Is kcJ,t n lie at E. 0.
XUlO rArlin DARE'S Advertising
Agency, &1 and 05 Merchant's Exchange,
San Francisco, California, where contracts
for advertising can br.made for It,
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