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ItCPAIItS TO ITS ENGLISH.
I'oot nindlnff IIII1 Amended -Low
Tent KeroacneOII for I'uel and
TWENTV-FOUIlTirDAY, JULY 1'JtH.
President Wilder cillod the
Senate to order at tho usual hour
this morning and prayer by Chap
lain Peck and ri'oding of tho
Sonntor B.tldwin was granted
loiivo of nbsonce until Monday
Senator Brown on bohalf of the
Passed Bills committee stilted Unit
tho joint resolution relating to tho
recording of laud titlos and tho
bill to restrict chineso immigra
tion hud beon presented to tho
President for his signaturo.
Senator Brown gavo notice of
his intention to introduce a bill
regulating tho storage aud bond
ing of spirits in tranpit.
House bill, number 11, relating
to tho tprms of tho Circuit Court
throughout tho islands, was road
tho firnt time and referred to tho
Senator Wilcox of tho Educa
tional Committf-oreported (rf favor
of tho school bill with an nmond;
ment shortening tho tnne-of daily
English instruction t three
hours. A roport of tho chairman
of the Board of Education was
read in connection , therewith
fuvoring tho pas3ogo of the bill.
Both reports wore tabled to bo
oonsidorod with the bill.
Senator Rico's act to provont
footbinding was taken up on the
order of the day, and read the
Minister Damon objected to
singling out tho Ohineso in tho
act as being class legislation. Ho
thought tho act should refer to nil
inhabitants of tho islands, with
out any reforenco to nationality.
wo muvou io siriKo oui any roier
enco to the Chinese nation. Car
ried. The bill then passed as a wholo
on its second roiding.
Cortified ongrossod copy of the
alcohol bill as passod was sent up
from the Houpe.
Tho School Act was next taken
up, nothing oho being on tho or
dor of the dny.
Minister Damon stated ho had
road tho bill ton times but had
beon unable to decipher its roal
moaning. No ono olso in tho Sen
ato boing able to road it under
standingly, it was snggosted that
it bo referred back whence it came.
Sonntor Wilcox disclaimed any
knowledge of tho bill on the pnrt
of the Committeo on Education
nnd stated thnt ho introduced itnt
tho request of the Board of Edu
cation. Tho bill was reforred bnok to
the Committeo on Education for
composition into rondo bio Eng
lish, and the letter ef W. R. Ons
tlo, who whs understood to be tho
author of tho bill, wns sent with
it, together with Bishop Willis'
letter which appeared in tho issue
of the 11th.
Tho alcohol bill as passed by
tho Houso was taken up, read tho
first timo and passed. Tho bill
was then referred to the Commit
teo on Commorcp.
Adjourned to 10 n. m. Monday.
Spoakor Naone called tho House
of Representatives to order nt 10
Ministor Hatch, on behalf of
tho-Minister of tho lntorior, an-
swered Mr. Hanuna's questions
relating to tho now tuarkot. An
appropriation for tho completion
of tho new markot appears in tho
schodule, for expenditure under
tho Loan Aot. Hithorto there
had been no money availablo for
tho work. J
A mossngo from tho Sonata was
roooivod announcing tho passage
on third reading in thnt body of
tho bill making appropriations
for Government departments. Al
so, a messnga stating thnt a joint
resolution for a committee to in
vestigate tho frosh meat tmdo,
and another for a commission to
roport on the Auditor General's
report, had boon passed.
Mr. Richards from tho com
mittee on passed bills reported
tho presentation to tho President
for his signaturo of tho bill re
stricting Chinoso immigration.
Tho l)ill to grant a franchise
for manufacturing and supplying
elootrio light for the town of Hilo
oamo np un seoond rending. It
passed without discussion or
nmondmont, and was sot for third
Third rending of bill to allow
the w'thdrawnl from tho Custom
Houso of korosono oil in certain
oases. Tho oil reforred to by tho
bill is of loss than 115 dogrcos
and not less than 100 degrees
test, and only to bo used for fuel,
and anyone using it for any othor
purpose shall bo deemed guilty of
a misdemoanor punisbublo by n
fino not excoeding $500 or by
imprisonment at hard labor not
excooding six months.
Mr. Rycroft thought that the
bll should pormit tho use of tho
oil for mechanical purposes. He
moved nu amendmont accordingly.
Mr Kaoo opposed tho amend
ment bocauso it would nocessitutb
ohauging tho titlo of tho bill.
Mr. Rycroft And why not ?
The amendment enrriod and a
provious sootion was roconsidercd
to mako it harmonious.
Mr. Bond moved to amend tho
titlo to read, "An Aot to Allow
tho Withdrawal from the Custom
Houso of Iierosone Oil for Fuel
and Mechanical Purposes."
Tho bill passed unanimously by
The Senato bill making supple
mentary appropriations for tho
Qovornraontdopartmonts wns read
a first time by title and reforred
tolthe financo committee.
Noxt camo tho two joint resolu
tions from tho Sonato above re
ported, on tho moat trust und tho
Auditor General's roport respec
tively. Both resolutions were
Mr. Knmauoha -moved a reso
lution that tho sergoaut-at-arms
bo instructed to furnish tho re
porters with all printed mattor
distributed to tho House. Car
ried. Tho Senate gamo bill, with a
fnvorablo report by tho committeo
on commerce, was read a third
timo and passed, only Mr. Kaoo
voting against it on tho call of
ayes nnd noos.
At 11:30 the House adjourned
for the dny.
IMIO.H TUB I'Altl.WrV VIKW.
IlUIion Willi Further DUcuatei
lliu Iroood School Lair,
Editor Bulletin: In ray lot
ter yesterday I pointed out how
tho Sohool Bill now boforo tho
House will on becoming law bo a
menace to certain schools. Thoro
is another point of view from
which it should boregardod, that
is from the parents.'
In a froo country evoryono on
jovB tho right of choosing .tho
schools to whiob ho will Bond his
children to bo educatod. If aftor
paying his taxes townrdn tho sup
port of tho public schools, ho pre-
fors to p.iy for the education of
his children at sotno independent
school, he is ot liberty to do so
without nny interference by tho
state with the choice that ho
makes. But, if this bill becomes
law, seo what may happen. A
graduate in honours in ono of tho
Universities opens a sohool in.
Honolulu, and obtains tho patron
ago of tho lending oitizons of the
Islands. Ho fails, howovor, to
obtain tho npproval of the Board,
oithor because ho has not taken
tho oath to support the oligarchy,
or booause ho has not complied'
with some rule presently to bo
issued. What is the consequence ?"
In the eye of tho law the children,
at his sohool aro not nt school.
They may bo receiving tho best
education in tho Islands, but for
all thnt the law regards them as
truants, and doals with them ac
cordingly. Are tho merchants
and citizens of Honolulu prepared,
to submit to this ? If so, then,
farowell to tho last vestifio of liberty
from those shores.
Iolani College, July 12, 1895.
TO 1'ItEVE.NT FOOT IIINDIM..
I'ull Text of Senator Wilcox' mil t
Itelutlon to the, Same.
Whereas certain persons havo
causod great pain nnd anguish of
body to holploss young girls, andi
have permanently injured, de
formed and crippled suoh persons:
by tho use of metal or othor shoes
or foot presses or by compression
applied in such raannor andfoi
such longth of timo as to cause'
great and continuous pain and to
result in permanent injury and
deformity, and such practicos aro
now in actual existence, and
there is a probability that the
same will continue unloss restrain
ed by law, therefore
Be it enacted by the Legislature of
the Republic of Hawaii:
Soction 1. Tho term "Foot
Binding" as in this Act usod,
shall be hold to mean tho com
pression, mutilation, injury or
deformity caused to tho feet of
young girls; also tho means usod
to so compress, mutilate, injure or
deform suoh feet, as well as any
attempt to do tho sauio.
Section II. Foot binding is
hereby forbidden and any person
who binds or attempts to bind the
feet as covered, or intended to be
covered by Section 1 of this Aft.
or who shall authorize, or pormit
foot binding, or knowingly and
wittingly assist such foot binding,
such person being a free agent, or
in any manner be a party or privy
thereto or shall in any wise count- -enance
tho same, shall ho liablor
on conviction before any District
Mngistrato, to pay a fino of not
less than twenty -fivo nor more
than fivo hundred dollars or to
be imprisoned nt hard lub.ir not
Iobs than ton days nor moro than
two years, or both nt tho discre
tion of such Magistrate; or such
person or persons may in place oi
such punishment leave the Hawai
ian Islands at a time to be slated
by such Magistrate, nnd a
return within five yoars shall bo
deemed to bo a revival of tho-,
sontenco suspended by such de
portation. Section III, Tho termB there
of shall apply to all cases of foot
binding existing nt tho time this -Act
shall go into effect, provided
tho samo aro not immediately
discontinued, and every contin
uation of such foot binding shall
constitute a now oflenBe. No
thing heroin contained shall be
held to rolievo any person who
has assisted or boon privy to any
foot binding from all of the pains
and penalties of tho laws relativo
to assault and battery, maiming
or any othor apprppriato law.
Section IV. This Act shall tako
ofibct from tho dnto of its publication.