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evening BuijQETy, ma&oh, 24, iagc.
LOCAL AND GENERAL.
Band concert at Thomas square
On or about May 1st wo
will move into our now quart
ers, corner of Hotel and
Bethol streets, three floors will
be used to carry on our ever
increasing business, and wo
will open with the finest stock
of .House Furnishing Goods
ever imported into this coun
try. Our Showrooms will bo
so arranged that you can tell
exactly how a set of furnituro
looks when it is sot up in your
own home; Booths will be
furnished comploto with Par
lor Suits, Dining Room Suits,
Bedroom Suits, etc. Our Din
ing Room Furnituro will be in
sets with Bric-a-brac to match.
Odd pieces to match almost
any set can almost always be
had. Nothing sets off a dining
room as prettily as one of our
Combination Sideboard China
Our Bedroom Suits will
compriso Plain and Quartered
Oak with French Bovoled
Mirrors, Plain and Curly
Birch, plain Birdsoyo Maple;
Mahogany, and Enamel and
Gold, and wo havo Co'mbin
ation Wardrobe Chiflbniors to
match. A pretty Combination
Secretary Bookcase is a handy
piece of furniture to have
around. Thcso goods will be
direct from the factory and
the very latest designs. If we
don't happen to have exactly
what you want in the furnituro
line, expert mechanics will
make it for you and satisfaction
guaranteed or no sale. We
make u specialty of Cedar
Our Repairing Department
is complete in ovory particular.
First-class Upholsterers will
make your old mattress look
now, furniture repaired at your
own homo if desired, Matting
and Carpets laid by experts
with dispatch. Special atten
tion paid to Renovating Par
Ourstock of Portier Curtains
are tho finest ever brought to
Honolulu. Wo havo Table
and Stand Spreads to match.
Patent Spring Shades, Cornico
Poles, etc., aro littlo things
that you will need in furnish
ing your homo. Wo havo a
complete stock. Our Hair and
Spring Mattresses made to
order have a reputation in Ho
nolulu for fine workmanship
and durability. Honolulu peo
ple, can we do anything for
you, do you want anything in
tho furniture line, it don't make
any difference what it is, come
to us. Wo can accommodate
you and will guarantco satis
faction in every particular and
at prices that will meet with
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Brazil grows half tho coffob'.
crop o tho world. . ',,
Artificial ivory is mndo from,
condensed skim milk.
Tho Portuguese band will furn
ish tho music for tho new circus.
Mrs. McCarthy is bettor today
and hor physicians aro confident
of her recovery.
Tho choirs of tho various
churches aro busy with rehearsals
of Easter muBic.
Tho Domorest medal contest at
tho Y. M. 0. A. on Saturday night
should not bo forgotten.
Tho First Battalion of tho
National Guard will drill this
evening on tho parado grounds.
Hair dyo is considered so de
trimental to long lifo that a Paris
insurance nniimniiv rnfimna t ,..
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omu inu iivos oi persons who uso1
Tho games of dominoes, chess,
baccarat aud hinsquouot havo
como from China and nro very
old, being traceablo as far bnck as
two or three thousand years be
fore tho Christian era.
Scarcely a day passes but some
one praises "W. "W. Dimond's en
terprise and philanthropic fooling
in placing the two signs at oithor
end of tho alloy on tho Ewa sido
of his store. The passagoway
saves many stops daily for per
sons on their way to and from tho
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vonmoino geschaft zu sprochon
als in don Bulletin gosprochen
waron lotzton Donnerstag. Ich
donko dasz Ich kann don schwarzen
up stiefoln rnachen besser als alle
diozen vordamfon, Korln in unsor
Am Kxaniplo That Simula lie En
forced All icouiid.
Emanuel Cunha has just com
pleted, in tho roar of ono of his
buildings, a cesspool twenty feet
doop and ton foot in diametor,
which receives tho major portion
of tho sewage between King, Fort,
Bethel and Morchaut struulb. It
is domed ovor with brick and con
croto, man-holed, and supplied
with propor appliances for cleans
ing. This is ono man's effort to
keep tho business portion of town
healthful. All Honolulu should
bo compelled by tho Government
to follow tho example.
Summer is coming and with it
an extra liability of contagious
disease. A comploto and, neces
Barilyj exponsivo soworago system
is out of tho question in timo for
tho ensuing season, and thoroforo
is it not well to provido, so far as
is possible, against a recurrouco
of the plaguo of last August
and Soptombor? More especially
as tho digging of cesspools of a
sulSciontdopth is, comparatively,
inexpensive and Biirely ono lifo is
of moro value than tho cost of a
Hoyr iB tho timo to take action
in this mattor and to improve, by
a wiso and economical law, tho
sanitary condition of our city.
Fover becomes rampant when
sanitation is neglected., Typhoid,
typhuB and malaria disappear
oven in tho most donsoly populat
ed districts of tho world's largest
cities, when tho question of sani
tation Ib properly handled, and
tho recont discoveries of scionco
aro applied as thoy should bo.
Our suffering poor boro tho brunt
of last year's epidemic. Shall wo
allow its repetition becauso a
limited number of proporty-own-ors
aro unablo to seo tho value of
modern scientific research?
Puiiornl of IV. J. N111UI1.
Tho funeral of tho lato W. J.
Smith took place from tho family
rosidonco on Borotania street yos
toiday afternoon. Tho Borvicos,
both at tho houso and at tho como
tary, wore conducted by llov.
Alox. Mackintosh. Messrs. J, 0.
Oartor, W. 1). Aloxundor, IF. A.
Wiileinann, W. 0. Sproull, W, A,
Whiting, 0, M. Jioardinan, Sumu
ol 1'aikor iiml A, T, Atkinson
acted us pull hniti'oi'H.
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lOted fur JIk ii(r(iuitl)n llnvor Tin
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