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Vol. 1. No. 263.
THE EVENING BULLETIN.
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Telephone2ML P. O. Box 89.
B. L FINKEY, Manager.
Mr. Charles Strphenson, a well-known
Hallway Employs at Kalnpol, Xcir
Zealand, write t
"About ten years ago, while en
gaged in shunting, my foot caught
totween the rails, and my leg was
fractured below the knee. It healed
in time, but I have been troubled
ever since with swollen veins, and
have been obliged, at times, to wear
a bandage. About a year ago it be
came much worse, and I feared I
should bo obliged to givo up my
work. A friend advised mo to try
Ayer's Sarsaparilla. I did so, and
nJCter taking four bottles the swell
ing disappeared, and I have not
been troubled with it since."
Cold Medals at the Wcrld't Chlel Exsptltloni.
AYER'S PILLS for Biliousness
Hoi lister Drug Co., Ltd.
.flolo Atrentfl for tho Repnblio of Hawaii.
Something Interesting !
..Imports of Champagne In-
J. to the United States,
FllOM JAN. 1st to june 1st, 1805.
G II Mumra & Co.'s extra
.Pommory ifcGrono 11,798
Moot & Ohandon 9.G08
Hoidsieok & Co., (dry
Louis Koedoror 3.438
Perrier Jouot 3.28G
Vvo. Clicquot 2,378
Dolbeok&Co , ... 728
Bt. Mnrcoiiix 334
Krug& Oo 270
Glins. Hoidsiook 355
COMPILED FROM CUSTOM
Macfarlane & Co.,
Solo AgontH for G. H. Murara & Co.
for tbo Bawniian Ialunds.
LEGISLATURE IN SESSION.
Ac-rio ox tiii: licensh iiili.
Df PERKED TILI TIOXOAV.
TlliiUler Damon Speech In Ihc 8cn-
ntr.in the Finance of (tie Ilepnb-
llc-l'rorerdlnsH In the Huti.e.
TnuiTY-FinsT Day, March 27.
Souslors Homer nud Schmidt
woro tho only absentees at tho
opening of tho Souato this morn
ing. Tho Secrotary read n communi
cation from tho Minister of tho
Interior answering tho questions
propounded by Senator Holstcin,
tho substance of which is hero
"With regard to the Ivobala
"Wnimen road tho Ministor sayB
tho appropriation of April 1st,
1892, was $1,022.29 which has nil
been expended. Of tho appropri
ation of August 20, 1895, amount
ing to $3000 nothing has bcon ex
pended. Tho government will
tin is h tho road as soon as funds
oro available. According to tho
estimates of tho chairman
of tho North Kohala Koad
Board $5000 is needed to
finish tho rond. Bond Engineer
Brunor's ostimntes call for $12,
000. Tho sum of $5000 has been
inserted in the Loan Appropria
tion Bill for this purpose
Honokaa lauding is n private
one. In 1882, $10,000 was appro
priated in aid of a landing at Ho
nokaa, which amount was expend
ed. This lauding was swept away
shortly afterwards, and since then
tho Honokaa Sugar Company
have built a lauding at Honokaa
and kept tho same in repair with
out any assistance from tho gov
ernment. Therefore this landing
dpes not coma under tho pro
visions of Section 4, Chapter
XLIV. of tho Session Laws of
1 1892, which regulates tho charges
at landings under certain condi
tions. Tho question as to whether tho
government intends opening up
the homestead lands back of tho
Awiui tracts in Kohala was sub
mitted to Land Agent Brown, who
Btntos that no applications or in
dications of a desiro for home
steads in that locality havo reach
ed his office but it is tho intention
of tho Land Commission to meet
as rapidly as possible any de
mands for homesteads wherever
existing. Thoro nro numerous
petitions on file for tho laying out
of homesteads in othor localities,
signed by numorous petitioners,
which would naturally have pre
ference, so ,tlmt it is not possiblo
to indicate when tho Kohala work
could bo undertaken.
Ilonoipu landing is a publia
lauding and is not owned
by the chairman of the
Kohala Road Board. Tho
amounts expended on tho two
roads sinco 1893 are: Honoipu
road S412.4G; Mahukona road
$5(57.44. Tho Ministor is not
awaio of any complaints about
In answer to tho quostion : "Is
it not possible that work could
now bo stopped on tho corrugated
iron building now boing erected
on Fort street, nbovo Hotel?" tho
Ministor says: "So long as tho
parties constructing the same shall
comply with tho requirements of
Section 2, Ohaptor 2, of tho Ses
sion Laws of 1880, relating to tho
erection and repairing of build
ings in tho city of Honolulu with
in certain firo limits) tho ministor
of Interior has no authority to
Senator Brown asked for fur
thor time on tho opium bill, stat
ing that tho Committee had boon
ocoupied with othor matters.
Senator Hocking gavo notice of
a bill relating to tho issuing of
Prosidsnt Wildor appointed tho
spopial committee of tiva on tho
Sotition of Portuguese, as follows:
onatore Holstoin, Baldwin, Mo-
HONOLULU, H. I., FRIDAY, MARCH 27. 189.G.
Candles'?, "Wright and Rice.
Sonnto Bill 22, relating to priv
ate ways and water rights, caino
up on tho order of tho day and
passed tho third reading.
Ministor Damon made tho fol
lowing statement on tho financial
affairs of tho Republic:
I think it is well sometimes that
tho Minister of Finnnco should
como before tho Senate, as tho
property authority to whom tho
Constitution especially committed
thepresontationof finnncial matters
nud state tho position that theGov
eminent is in financially. Especial
ly nt this session wliou there are
ho many mnttors beforo it coining
from tho Treasury, for instance,
tlio Act which has been passed
granting tho Minister of Finnnco
facilities for carrying on tho Cur
rent Account; also tho Tax Bill,
tho Loan Bill and the Liqenso
Act. Thoro is so much thnt per
tains to tho Treasury in consider
ation of these various matters I
thought it might bo woll to givo
you a Bhort statement of our pres
ent position and lot you know
how tho Treasury stood this
Tho quostion of whothor tho
Republic is snfo in its financial
standing, I think, is past. Tho
crisis, you might say, connected
! with our monetnry affairs, has
gono by. Tho Ropublio has
proved its ability to moot its re
quirements. Tho pooplo havo
signified their willingnoss to bear
additional taxation that- tho public
interests may bo fostered and tho
public works carried on. As far
, as tho public works aro concerned
, I think wo can look ahoad with
assurance that wo liavo passed
through the critical period and
aro now on abettor footing. I
placo this assuranco on tho fact
that tho people themselves, sinco
tho Republic was established.havo
subscribed for our bonds in an
amount of nearly six hundred
thousand dollars. In addition to
that, tho Postal. Savings Bank,
from n position in which it was
struggling to meet its liabilities,
has grown until now it has in ad
dition to tho sum Of$50,000required
by law, a largo sniplus of $21,000.
Tho Loan Fund also has a surplus
to its credit of $14,000.
Tho point to which I refer now
specially is our Current Account.
Tho Gun out Account bIiows this
morning, cash on hand $109,000.
On the last day of this mouth wo
will havo to moot tho bills for
salaries and pay-rolls, which un
der tho presout appropriation bill
amounts to about $80,000. Undor
tho now appropriation bill it will
amount to nbout $88,000. Thoro
will bo interest duo on tho 1st of
April amounting to $2J,000. This
is interest on tho loan of 1893, in
stituted by tho lato Government
and npj -ed by this Government.
In teres 3 is duo on this loan on tho
1st Srt of April and October.
The interest on tho diiToront loans
is scattered through tho rest of
tho year, tho principal payments
of interest boing duo on tho 1st
day of January, April, July and
October. As 1 Baid tho interest
on tho first of next month will
amount to $24,000, which will
mako a total of $101,000, whioh
will leavo us a small margin.
Thoro nro a few days loft in this
month to swell that amount, but
wo havo enough to moot this
Iu tho early part of April I
propose to moot our January bills,
aud if tho situation in tho Treas
ury should not warrant it I pro
pose to draw from Bishop & Co.
undor tho Act for that purpose
tho sum of $15,000. Tho January
bills should bo paid in tho early
part of April. "Whilo I am speak
ing on tho subject, of using tho
Act that has granted tho privilego
to tho Treasury of securing funds
from outside sources temporarily,
I waut to say, that I havo noticed
in tho newspapers that possibly
tho Minister of Finance may ubo
his position as bankor and his
position as Minister of Finance
to mako them harmonious and
havo thom work together. I can
state that last Bummer when our
firm waB changed and tho present
partnership took over tho busi-
Continued on 4h Page.
!?. THE HIGHER COURTS.
DKOISIOS OK I.UI'OJtrA.'MT OASK
MY SUlMII'.tli: C'OUIIT.
Inlcrr(liis Ci' on I'llc mid In Pro
Urt'af I.liilittlllr i Ouiitracliir
W. R.Castlc, attorney for plnin
tiff in tho caso of Mrs. Amy
Chirk vs. Geo. E. Boardman, has
filed n satisfaction of decree,
acknowledging tho rccoipt of
$1803.38 with interest of $-18.80,
from tho defendant, and releasing
him from further liability by
reasou of tho trust in tho proceed
ings. A' decision of tho Supremo
Court has boon filed in the caso of
A. $. Lopez vs. F. "W. McChosiioy,
assignco in bankruptcy of 0. L.
Brito. It is writtou by Justico
Froar, and signed by Chief Jus
tico Judd and himself. Judgo
"Whiting, at tho timo of hearing
of tho Circuit Court, sitting as a
substitute for tho lato Justico
Bickerton, has filed n concurring
opinion. 0.. L. Brito was adju
dicated bankrupt January 29,
1895. On February 8 A. J. Lopez
filed a claim in bankruptcy against
Brito for $0971.67, whioh was not
contested. Lopez on May 17 filed
a socond claim for $10,419.G0,
whioh . included tho items of tho
first claim. This was disputed by
tho assignee on May 27, but tho
Circuit Court on Juno 19 allowed
$7083 of tho claim, including all
tho itoms of th6 first claim and
some othors.Moanwhilo onAprill5
the assignee brought an action at
law against Lopez for $3805.29
and obtained a verdict on Juno G
for $1900, upon which judgment
was entered Juno 12. Lopez
brought a bill in oquity to obtain
a set-off of tho judgment at law
against tho judgmont in bank
ruptcy, on tho ground that tho as
signee declined to allow tho sot off
und was about to tako out execu
tion on his judgment. Judgo
Cooper granted a decreo for tho
roliof prayed for, against which
tho assignee appealed. Tho deci
sions of tho Supromo Court nllirm
tho decreo with costs. Kinuoy,
Ballou and Hatch for plaintiff;
Hartwoll for dofondaut.
In tho Magoon-Afong caso to
day, Mary Afougby h6rattornoys,
Hartwoll, Thurston & Stanloy,
mnko a motion to striko her namo
from tho complaint on tho ground
that bIio is not a weak-minded
person and that tho complaint was
filed without hor knowledge or
consent. The motion was sup
ported by tho affidavits of Doctors
Coopor, Herbert, "Wood and Day,
who certify that "Miss Afong is
fully capable of acting for horsolf
in tho more important affairs of
lifo." Tho court sustained tho
motion and struck Miss Afong'a
name from tho complaint. The
hoaring of tho main caso was con
tinued till Tuesday.
M. Pauahi has by his attorney,
S. K. Kano, brought an action for
$105 against Quoon Dowager Ka
piolani. A requisition for $1000 for ex
penses of tho first term of the
Court over hold at Kailua sub
stituted as tho seat of tho Third
Girouit instead of Wniohiuu has
It is tho praotico to fly tho
national ensigu on the Judiciary
building when a torm of oithor
tho Supromo or Circuit Court is
in session. The current term of the
Snpromo Court is not recoiving
this distinction, for tho reason that
the halliards aro broken.
Tho caso of .Too Vioira vs.
Bishop ci Panopolis has been ar
gued and- submitted. Little for
plaintiff; Neumann for defendant.
In tho bankruptcy of H. F.
Bortolmanu tho liabilities aro
$20,000, including tho bankrupt's
fine of $10,000 for treason by tho
Military Commission and more
than $400 taxes. S. 0. Allen's
claim of $7500 is tho only ono secured.
NII.N.lTim i,y:ia.vs HIM..
Far the Itcllcforilio llllo Lllirni-7 und
Heading Room Aaaoclntlon.
Tho following is tho full text of
tho Hilo Library bill now before
Section 1. Tho Minister of
the Interior is hereby authorized
and directed to reserve and sot
apart for the uso of tho "Hilo
Library and Rending Room Asso
ciation," n corporation established
under tho laws of tho Republic of
Hawaii, all of that cortnin lot or
unreel of land situated on Jim
northwest fido of "Wnianucnuo
falroot, having n frontage on the
street of fifty feet by ono hundred
feet deep, adjoining tho lot now
held by II. Portor, in tho town of
Hilo, Island of Hawaii, togethor
with Government wutor, froo of
Sec. 2. Said lot of land shall
bo hold by tho Hilo Library and
Reading Room Association, and
shall bo freo of charge for rent
and taxes, so long as it is used for
Library and Reading Room pur
poses. Seo. 3. Tho Library and Read
ing Rooms on said promises shall
be opon to tho public, subject to
tho rules and regulations of said
Seo. 4. This Act shall take
efTect from tho dato of its publica
tion. LOCAL AND GENERAL.
Dr. Armstrong, dentist, arrived
by tho Albert on a visit to relatives.
Rules and regulations rolating
to hack drivers nro boing printed
Companies Itf G and H aro
notified Bovoraliy to muster this
evening for battalion drill.
C. S. Desky, tlio real estato man,
has returned from his trip to
Halstead's ranch tit Waialua.
Ministor Damon's statement on
tho finances or tho country will
bo found in full in tho Sonato re
port. Tho caso of Maria da Rodrigues,
arrested for nrofanitv. 1ms lmnn
continuod until Monday by Judgo
do la Vorgne.
Julion D. Hayno's caso was
again postponed in tho District
Court this morning. It is now
sot for Monday.
Captain Griffiths of tho bark
Albert was kopt busy this morn
ing answering tho greetings of
his numorous friends.
According to ono of tho "oldost
.inhabitants" this long spoil of
windy weather has novor been
equaled in his recollection.
Architect Ripley daily inspects
tho work on tho now Opera Ilouso
and tho safety of tho structuro is
rigidly consulted. Arch. Sinclair
has tlm contracts for masonry and
Thoro was a. good attendance at
tho Third House last nipht. Tim
disoussion of tho Japanese ques
tion was interesting, aponkor
Towso ruled out uotormmativo
resolutions. Noxt Thursday fnrt.
night tho labor situation will bo
ucuatcu. I'irat xuursday the
American Leairun will linld mi
open meeting, to bo addressed tyy
uonorai nartwuu ana otnors.
New I, ii in hor Yuril.
Tho now Chinese lumber com
pany havo got thoir building and
grounds in oulor and expect a
largo cargo in a day or bo, tho
vessel now boing twonty days out.
Tho company will carry a full
lino of builders' hardware, lime,
coment,oto.,as woll as sashes.doors,
blinds and every variety of lum
ber. Thoir yard is about 250 feet
square, tho central portion boing
occupied by a wooden building
180x30 with projecting wings at
tho front to bo used as offices,
etc. Everything about tho pro
mises is in neat order and tho of
fico and store portion handsomely
How old does a fomalo roformor
havo to bo before sho ceases to bo
I a now woman? Buffalo Express.
Price 5 Cents.
BARK ALBERT ARRIVED.
KATE D.triiNrOlir VKO.n DKI'AHT.
OKI: HAY AllltlVKS.
31'illliln Mtthirtl-.lllltiil.iilu Irotu the
Mntdeti llt-Iiii-M(:rrft Arrlioil
Tho Komi will .U 01 1 Monday niomW
mi litr regular loutd "
Tin- rcliiioner Ktlitl Zjiio from Scuttle Is
now uii liur wuy to Hoiimuln.
'I 111- pchnnnKP Mnlunti1i.it ..... l...T...t ..
the Murine Railway tliU morning fur cKaii-
Hie bnrlt Kato Dixu-nport, 3S tLngfrom
Deiiarturi- l!ay, with 1011I lur Allen .tUoblii
8011, arrived nt noon.
The tlilpJll Drown and bark Mnrgarcthc
liajo about finlslad illnclmrglnir to.il, aud
will bcKln taking In ballast
ToMounow, Baturduy HIi-U tide laTce,
3.3J pm; blU tldo small, 2.03 am; low tldo
larKC, D:I8 am; low tldo small, 9.44 pm.
Bnitar from tlio Walalvalu was put Into the
Kenllwottli todiy. Tbo IjIr ship Is about
ready lor eu, lmvlnj; almost completed her
Tlio steamer Mlknhala did not arrlu until
yesterday afternoon on account of much
wentlicr. l'art of bursuar was loaded Into
tbo 1'aul IsenberK at Oceaulc dock tills morn
I"!.'. The schooner Ka Mot, which bad sailed
lor Hnwn.ll, returned' yesterday afternoon,
ImWiiL' carried away tho Jib-slay, t-bu an
chored outside, aud was towed In by the tuc
about hall-pnut lle.
Tbu polIeohao been lool.Ini; for two de
serter from tlio ship Kenilwoith during tin.
past few days. 1 hu oiiuie wml had trouble
with hercieu when hero lastyear, but hat
u much better crow this trip.
Tho bark Albeit, Capt Orlfllths, which has
been expected for the last week, arrived this
mornluK after a passairo ot'20 days. Until
last Tuesday, sliu experienced light sou'h nud
soulhweit winds, but Hearing the Islands
Tell Iu with tlioritrong winds now prevailing.
On Friday laH. tho bark Matilda Has slgbted,
lumber laden from th8ouiid. Tho Andrew
Welch, which Balled before Ilia Albert, will
probably arrive Inn few days. Tho Welch
beluga slow sailer, waterfront men say she
will not bo In for another wtek. Tho Albert
docked nt llrewer's whnrf, where sho will
discharge her cargo of general merchandise.
TnuitsiiAr, March SO.
Stmr Walalcale, Gregory, from Kauai.
BtrarMlkahala, Haglund, from Kauai.
Fniiur. March !i7.
Stmr Kauai, Itrulin. from Kaunl.
Stmr Kaena, Culwav. from Oabu nnrln.
Bark Albert, (IrlllUhs, from San Fran,
Stmr W G Hall, Simmon, from Hawaii
Dk Kato Datcnport, Holme, from De
Stmr Jtlkahala, Haglund, for MaUwell.
Per bark Albert, Mar 27Dr Armstrong,
Mrs Hliodes and cbild. h
From Kauai, per stmr Mlkahnla, Mar 20
J M Levlnho, 8 Shlmamura, 8 MaUumura. U
Wagona, N Otnul, and 2 deck. '
OAItaOES FHOM ISLAND TOUTS.
Ex Walalcale 3300 bas sugar.
Er MIkahata--5U4 bags sugar, 5 pkg
Ex bk Kate Davenport 1750 tons coal.
Er bk Albert Cargo general mdse, to
Sermon on Conscience.
Mr. Romig preached an excel
lent discourse on "Conscience"
last night at tho Christian Church.
Ho brought out tho necessity of
educating tho consciouco by con
trasting tho zealous persecution
of tho early Christians by thoApos
tlo Paul with his equally zealous
proaching of tho gospol nud faith
ful ondoavors to undo his forra
or work of conscientious ignorance.
"If you aro trying to satisfy your
conscience with anything buV'a
full and complete compliance with
tho Biblo you will fail. It is the
only thing that can sustain you in.
tho dying hour, and woo bptido
you if you como to that awful
timo without tho comfort and con
solation of au approving con
science, without tho knowledge
that you havo oboyod implicitly
ovory command of tho Lord Jesus
that has been mado known unto
you. Do not try to satisfy your
couscionco with tho creeds and
doctriuod of mon, but build on tho
Bolid rock of God's eternal truth."
J. B. Mahiolo pleaded guilty in
tho District Court this morning o
selling liquor without a liconso
on March 21st. Sontouco sus
pended till movod on by tho prosecution.
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