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Salo of Lease of Government Lots on
the Esplanade, Honolulu, Oahu.
On Tuesday, Feb. 11, 181)0, nt 12 o clock
noon, at tho front entrance of tbo Executive
Building, -will bo Bold at publlo auction tbe
lease of tbo following Goveruuiout lots,
.Bltuale on tbo Esplanade, Honolulu, Oabu.
Lot No. 40.
Lot No. 47.
Upsot price: SISGO 00 per
Upset price: $3G0 00 per
Lot No. 48. Upset rrico:,
Lot No. 4!l. Upsot prlcei
$300 00 per
$300 00 per
Tornx: I-e-i'-o 'or 10 i'caa renl l,nyn,),
(juarterly in advance ,
J. A. KINO,
Minister of Interior.
Interior Ofllco, Januaiy 8, 1S1I0. ll)7-3t
Dra- vhTMhsror Tin: Intkihou, 1
Honolulu, January 8th, ISM.
On nml after Monday noon, January 13,
lS'Jt), all public time pieces under control of
t!il Department, Miall be ict In accordance
villi llnmititin Standard Time, (said standard
time bclnc tlmt of tlic mcildlan 157 30' West
of Urecuulch, that to ny Ten Hours and
Tlilrtv Minute slow of Greenwich Mean
Time, and the object of this change being to
secure a uniform and convenient time system
for the entire Hawaiian group.
J. A. KING,
PJ7-4U Minister of the Interior.
G)1 Ever?ir?$ Bulletin
DANIEL LOGAN. Editor.
- JAN. 10, 1896.
Judge Whiting's decision, con
demning tbo schooner Honriotta,
her c.ngo and appurtenances, dis
poses of all grounds of protest.
s There was not a sointilla of evi
- donee beyond tho entry on the
manifest to prove that the destin
ation of tho vessel whs La Puz,
Mexico, nor was thoro any proof
that tho vessel sought our too hos
jpitab'o const on account of either
stress of weather or lack of pro
visions and water. The deaiBion
.also disposes of the theory that
opium cannot bo smuggled be
cause it is not on tho customs
duty list specifically. It was long
ago decided by the courts of Ha
waii and tho United States that
the importation of a prohibited
article is smuggling. Besides set
ting forth tho law in thisregard.the
Court points out that opium is
technically dutiable undor the
head of drugs, patent medicines,
etc. T'is case may not so cer
tainly as some people suppose
, prevent similar ventures, but it
i will at least mako futuro advon-
' turors in that lino more careful.
(i More alluring prices for tho
drug in this market than prevail
ed when the Henrietta sot out will
probably bo required to give tho
tempt'ition sufliciont potency.
THE QUEENSLAND FLAN.
' There is matter for deep con
sideration by tho planters and
ijoniile of flawnii in the firsthand
information given in this issue re
garding tho syBtom of planting
cano bv smiiU Tinners for central
nulls which is in voguo in Queens
land. Hawaiian planters are
prone to tell tho press that it does
not know tho first thing of what
i talkinc about when it oasays
to , mako any suggestions, either
original or eclectic, for tne solu
tion of the much-vexed labor
question. They also evince im
Itipnco almost to irritability
whon tho idoa of small farms
and central mills is broach
ed - "It is simply out of
the question, utterly impractica
ble," they say; "you cannot get
Tvhito mon to cultivate sugar cano
on thoir own account in thiB
climate." There seems to bo
somo rather solid contradiction
of our planters, howovor, in this
inattor, in tho notuul experience
of tho Queensland augur frutoruity
The Government of Quoonslnntl,
ouo of its mombors informs the
Bulletin, lma soulcd its faith in
tho small farm systom by an out
lay of .$2,500,000, and tho planters
aro eagorly proQbring their ostatos
foi subdivision undor tho
systom to avoid tho porploxities
of tho old somi slavory contract
labor system. Now tho Bulletin
would rospeclfully oflbr a sugges
tion, asking tho planters only for
tho favor of their non-intorforonco,
as it cannot affect them for somo
timo to come, und when tho sug
gestion has boon triod long onough
tho planters may ho tumbling
over each olhor, in rivalry for
piccedenco in accepting an en
tirely new 'situation. Tim sug
gestion is simply that tho Govern
ment select somo nuitublu site in
tho public domain for a colony of
small sugar cane grvers, erec
ting a central mill for grinding
thoir crops and if necessary pro
viding iirigation works for tho
colony. It is doubtful if tho
small farmers would need to
faovoroly tost thoir capacity for
sustaining hard labor in the cane
fields. By tLeir self inter st and
tho facility they would have of
attending closer to details than
the averago cveis.'ers of tho big
plantations, the small farmois
might find it pr.-fit bio to
apportion among themsolves
a largo proportion of tho cheap
labor now in the islands and
which will never leave oxcopting
voluntarily. Thoro is no nood
for prolonging argument in be
half of tho suggestion hero made.
We have the oxnmplo of success
for the system in Qconslimd bo
fore us, and we have a. wideawake
und progressive Government, not
only willing but eager to oucour
ngo iu overy posible way the de
velopment of the country's re
sources agreonblo to the intorests
of western oivilizition.
Zimmorman, tho champion
cyclibt, after a triumphal tour in
other parts of tho Colonios. wns
ingloriously defeated at Mel
bourne. Thoro wore circumstances
of the race, however, whioh would
mako it unfair to bold that the
result forfeits him the champion
ship. If telephotography proves to bo
a success, one can peo tho porson
ho is talking to by telephone.
Peoplo will then cultivate a tele
phone smilo to uro instead of a
frown whon their frionds are bor
ing them over the wires.
Latoly tho gasmen of the United
Kingdom adoptod an improvement
in burners whioh simply blinds
tho olectrio light. An invention
is now announced which promises
to revolutionize tho generation of
steam, buf, as steam is used to
generate electricity the new pro
cess ought to promote instead of
rotard tho uso of electric power.
Whon banana flour comes into
the favor that it is claimed to de
servo, wo can Mipply it hero in
groat abundance. It is hard to
believe that tho experiment of
desiccating bananas for looal con
sumption and oxport has yotbeon
given a satisfactory trial.
i3fe!ic.AT'B. i ,r- ii.MMiSirMI. ?7) DA,AiTy' i f5JL
jflaial will prWe their rnnP'k'S-'l8
EVENING BULLETIN, JANUARY 10, 189G.
Exact facsimilos of black and
white paintings aro to bo struck
off on a printing press, rtccording
to the roport of, an invention by
Mr. Ilurkomor in Munich. It is
not a copy by drawing dr photo
grupliy which is ongraved on a
printing block, but tho n'rtist
iiiuU diroctly on a Btool plate
from whioh impressions aro to be
takon ns from a lithograph stono.
Such an invention would bring
workB of groat urtists within reaoh
of persons of modorato moans.
By its off handed voting of
$50,000 a yoar subsidy to the
Vancouver routo mail lino, tho
Now South Wales Legislative
Assembly effectually disposes of
the rocont reports that tho lino
was going to bo abandoned alto
gether by the Australian Colonies.
According to the speecn of the
mover tho line has established
itsolf in favor at Sydney anyway.
It is very pleasant, aput from
tho benefit of thoir Vxchnnging
notes with our heads of afliiiis, to
have the wiso mon from a fur
southern country paying ILnvnii
a holiday visit. Tho ex.implo of
the Queensland visitors, it is to
be hopod, may prove contagious
and result in many Colonial st.itos
mon of wealth coming to the l'aia
disoofthb Pacific for a holiday
jaunt. Thoro is no sav
ing what a gioat impotns
may bo given to tourist travel
from th9 southern eeus through
tho reports taken back of our fine
climato and our groat volcano,
by tho distinguished Queensland
visitors who fortunately havo
como just in the nick of timo to
observe a rouewal of activity after
a short dormant period in our
marvelous "houso of five-."
Cuplaln Cooke IiCt Out.
Captain Henry Cooke of the
Mounted Patrol, received an offi
cial envolopo yestordny nftornoon,
tho contents of whioh woro signed
by Marshal Brown and .were to
tho effect that his services were no
longer needed by the Police De
partment. The dismissal is re
ported to be the result of certain
investigations which Marshal
Brown has been quietly conduct
ing for somo time pust.and of which
an intimation was given in those
columns somo days since. It is
understood that the official nxo is
liablo to drop some moro when the
Lioutonant Ernest Eenkon is
temporarily in charge of the
Monutod Patrol and it is eSpoeted
will bo promoted to tho vacant
Zamlooh's entertainment lust
night was first class and as well
received as that of Tuesday .night.
A largo and appreciative audieuco
filled tho Y. M. 0. A. hall and
every ono left well ploased.
Eaoh member was entirely difi
forent. from those of tho imitial
performance. Dorrance, of the
now defunct Time, looked hun
grily at the coffee which Prof.
Zamlooh served to tho audienco
but, unfortunately, didn't gotany.
Satuvday matinee will begin at
two o'clock sharp and the prico of
admission will be re'duced to 50
oonts. Satuvday ovoning will pos
itively be tho last of those delight
Professor Koobolo will shortly
reaoh Japan, whore ho,-will.mako
a collection of insoct-destroying
bats to bo introduced hare.
RELOADING OUTFITS, AM
MUNITION, Etc. Etc.
Christmas is over but there
are plenty of ducks and turkeys
flying about the ponds, marsh
es and woods of these islands,
and there are plenty of hunters
who will take advantage of
the numerous holidays between
now and Washington's birth
day to try and get a shot at
them. To insure a good bag
of game on one of these trips,
the hunter must have a good
gun, good ammunition and
good dogs. The Hawaiian
Hardware Company will fit
you out with a gun and am
munition and if you haven't
got a good dog why you can
borrow one. We make a spe
cialty of reloading outfits,
shells and ammunition of
all kinds to suit any bore and
can guarantee satisfaction to
In rifle and pistol catridges
we have a large supply to fit
Christmas has come and
gone but the holidays are not
over. You will want to pur
chase some little reminder of
the New Year for your better
half, and we are just the people
to find something that will
suit you without running
you in debt or mortgaging
your property. We have a
small lot of that beautiful
aluminum ware left, compris
ing handsomely engraved hair
brushes, mirrors, clothes brush
es, jewelry cases and such like.
We have many useful and
ornamental articles in solid sil
ver or plated ware, cut glass
goods, lamps and lamp shades,
water coolers, goblets, etc. that
would make a desirable gift.
Call and' examine the many
beautiful, useful and economi
cal goods we have on hand
suitable for presents. You
will be sure to see something
that will strike your fancy.
By the next Australia we
have an immense consignment
of goods in all our departments
to arrive, comprising many
novelties, of which due notice
will be given. Among them
may be mentioned a fresh con
signment the Tribune wheels
direct from the factory and up
to date in every respect.
Hawaiian Hardware Co.
Opposite Sprockels' Bank,
NO. 307 FORT STREET.
:onci:kt at the Horn..
In Honor ot (he VUltlug Italian
A spocial concort has been nr-
r.tugod to tako placo this evening
I at tho Hawaiian hotel in honor of
tho Duko dos Ahruzzi and tho
other ofiicors of tho Italian war
ship Ohristoforo Colombo. The
concort will commence at half
past sovou, and Profossor Borgor
has arranged a program oonsisting
entirely of music from Italian
composers, of which tho following
is the program:
1. March "Canzonl dclSoldato"....
2. OTcrtnie "Victor Kraanucl" Kling
3. Fantaslu "Lascla Chlo l'iania"..
4. "ltcnilnlccnccs of Venll" (loilfiej
Medley "Ilnllnn Melodies"
Finnic 'i.Vfeln'' "."'.!'.!'.!!
Wnllr. "Holla Itnlla"
Tho raco tinok is now in
splendid condition, thanks to Mr.
Ohas. David, who has dovotid
much timo, pntionco and a by no
moans small amount of monoy
townrds making it so. Fast timo
should bo tnndo in next Friday's
races if tho track has auything to
do with it.
oru holiday i:rrioN.
It Will lie UHltvretl to Snltrrllor
Tho Holiday Edition of the
Evening Buio'In will be it-sued
at tho usual hour tomorrow in
place of the ordinary ono, and will
bo for salo on the stroet and at
Tho delay in tho issuance of
this splondid paper has buon a
CHU8P of much worry to the man
agement but it could not bo avoid
ed. It was oiiised in the first
plnco by Manager Finney's illness,
and lattorly by ciroumstaucesovor
whioh the Bulletin management
had no control.
Tho Holiday Edition will be
delivered to subscribers tomorrow
in the usual manner. Extra
copies, printed on fino paper, for
salo at 25 cents per copy. Sond
your orders to 009 King stroet be
foro tho edition is exhausted.
Thistle Club this evening.
Woolawn Fruit Co. diroctors
will meet at 10 o'clock tomorrow.
Y. Lum Sing has sold his fruit
business on Fort stroet to Y. Lum
Sing & Co.
Electric light connection has
been mudo with the Christian
The chargo of housebreaking,
etc, which has been ponding
against Juno Davis since Novem
ber 19th, wiis finally dismissed
A Chinese female who answers
to the name of Ah Sam pleaded
fiuilty of having opium in posses
ion and was fined $50 by Judgo
Wilcox this morning. Thn fino
James F. Morgan will sell tho
property elsewhere dosoribod
under foruclosuro of W. II. Cum
mings' mortgage at 12 o'olook
In tho etato of J. W. Austin
proof of will is to bo made on
Monday. Judgo W-hiting will
also hoar tho petition for a final
accounting and discharge of ad
ministrator in the estate of C. O.
A gntloman travoling from
tho noitn hud occasion to ttp at
a country village. Having a few
hours to spare, he went round in
specting tho ulaoos of interest in
tho neighborhood to kill time.
At mid-day the boll of tho village
ehuroh bogun tolling. His curio
sity boing aroused, ho stopped o
boy who happened to be passing
at the timo and said. "Can you
toll mo, my littlo man, why that
boll is tolling?" "Courio 1 can,"
said tho promising rustio; "cause
Willio Anderson tho boodle's pull
ing tho ropo.''
THERE WILIi BE A MEETING OF
Dlreotorg of the Woodlawn Fruit Compauy
nt tbo oulco of J. S. Walker, Spreckels
blook.'Fort utreotj at 10 o'clock a.m. to
morrow, Jan. 11th.
J. S. WALKEB,
109 It Sooretary.
MetoYe&itR&ceg ... f
KAPIOLANI -:- PARK
January 17, 1BSB.
lnt Biotci.e Rack; Ono mile handicap, K 0
Hall Tiotthy ofsllvcr soup tureen. J Fred
Tor all. Twche entries.
2d Bicycle Hack; One-half milo Juvonile
hnmlicnp. Open to all non-winners
under 10 years.
3d Bicycle Uace; rivo milo daub. Ha
waiian Hnrdwaro Company's trophy,
value $35. Nino ontrieH. '
4th-ltrmiNO Back; 1'rizo 5100 Purse.
One-bnlf tnilo and repeat. Weight
forage. Four entries,
5tb--TKOTTi.No Back; Pnzo $100 Purse. 3
minute class; milo bont, bout 2 in 3.
For Hawaiian bred horses. Tour
Gth-.TnoTTi.No Back; l'rizo StOO Purse.
2:40 class; 1 milo beats, best 2 in 3.
Freo for all. Thrco ontiies.
7tb--O.Ni: II ilk Novm.ty Bu.nnixo Bace;
l'rizo $100. Free for nil. First horse
reaching tho quarter to receive ?25.
First hot so reaching tho half to re
ceive S25. First horse reaching the
tbroc-iuortcr to receivo $25. First
horso reuchiug homo to receive $25.
This raco will bo of special interest as it
will allow ndmittauco of both long and short
All trotting and pacing rocos, best 2 in 3,
aro to lm governed by the Iluwaiian Jockey
KnliicH in tho lirst bicycle race must be
ot the post nml rtady to start promptly at
General Admission r0 c
Admission to grounds nncl
grand stnnd 1 00
Admission to grounds ,nnd
lower stand 75
Quarter stretch badges, ad
mitting to nil parts of the
grounds o qq
All carriages iusido tho en
closure, each 1 00
I'rogrnmmo with names, colors and own
ers of starters, will be bold on tho grouuiU
VU IUU liny UI TM'OS.
Speciol street-car servico overy 15
tJST For further information, address
P. O. Box 477, Manager.
Lands For Sulo and louses
Inull pnrts. of City.
, EST Specialties will be noted In this space
from timo to time.
ALMA COTTAOE, AT WA1KIKI. IS TO
Let, furnished, together with a nt-ach lot.
A MAN WHO CAN TBEAD UNEXPEOT
cdly upon a pleco of coral rock, whllo bath
ing at Walklkl, and not case up or mako any
prolanu remarks, must also he able to knock
n mosquito oir Ills nose without hitting that
organ, ho will bo required to examine a blcy-
nlu tvnnlr ami 4lt ...l.tl.
u i,m,ix Aim mi which wuyuiu Miicei was
tm itlliwr mil ". l)n n f. IT.. I 1 1.
on their new stock Just rccehed Per last
For Sale or to Rent.
A ilcsirnblo dwelling houso on
HnsBinRor stroot. Apply to
Tho Hnwniinn Snfo Deposit
und Investment Company'
Fort street. tf .
Eagle -:- House
(Jno. McLean, Prop.)
Nuuanu Ae., between Heretanla and School
RATES : S9.00 AND S9.50 PER
WEEK FOR BOARD AND
CLEAN, LIGHT AND AIRY'
BS5T" Excellent nttondrinco, -white
servants. Telephone 707. 19-1-tf
Notice 'to Creditors.
THE UNDEBSIGNED HAS SOLD HIS
interest iu the Fruit and Grocery Business
located on Fort street, Honolulu, to V.
Lum Sing & Co.
All persons having claims against V
Lum Sing up to December 31, 1895, are
hereby requested to iilo thoir olaims prior
to January 20, 1890, and nil accounts duo
Y. Lum Slug ate requested to innko imine
diato Bettlemout. Y.-LDM SING,
Houolalu, Jan. 8, 1890. . 199-3t
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