Search America's historic newspapers pages from - or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities external link and the Library of Congress. Learn more
title: 'Evening bulletin. (Honolulu [Oahu, Hawaii) 1895-1912, April 23, 1896, Page 5, Image 5',
meta: 'News about Chronicling America - RSS Feed',
Image provided by: University of Hawaii at Manoa; Honolulu, HI
All ways to connect
Inspector General |
External Link Disclaimer |
1 .; . r
' EVENING BULLETIN, APRIL 23, ,,189,0.
THE SHIP RODERICK DHU.
WHO ! SAB SO ?
Auitivi:.s w 1111,0 i;.Mi:it hie
Ordway & Porter
In the Robinson Block on Hotel Street.
M10 Will Hull IIcttviH-n Itllo ami Mil
I'rniK'lnto Willi Ocr.Mtoiiiil
A dining room is never complete unless
there is a Sidoboaid to match tho rest of
your dining room Furniture. This piece of
furniture used to bo a luxury on account of
tho high prices, but of lato years tho pric'o
for a. good Oak Sideboard carved in pretty
designs, is in tho reach of tho ordinary man.
Corao early and avoid tho rush.
WE SAID SO!
Bedroom Suits Galore
'p-' j gsgu j
sfC11 Szf -fiPSc waff '
In Oak, Birch, Curly Maple and other woods that are up to
the Standard in every particular. Imported direct from the
Factory by Furniture Dealors who are always up-to-date and
thoroughly NEXT to themselves on everything pertaining to
house furnishing. You don't make any mistake when you
buy Bedroom Sots from us, and whisper, tho price will bo
within your reach.
? & .
Fino dinner sets and tho
collecting of odd pieces of.pretty
China is a fad that most peo
pie in Honolulu are guilty of.
Perhaps you havo such a col
lection stowed away inyour
pantry. If so don't you want
to display them to your friends?
This you can do properly in
ono way only, to wit: by in
vesting a fow dollars in a,
China Closet. Wo present to
your notice an Oak Frame
with an Oval Glass that is the
proper thing, and whisper
again, tho price will suit you
as well as us.
C-i- - - - 1 " "
, . ,
y s .
i 1 , h - - H j ?
-I mi Lhr
i. . lO
Nothing sets a lady's room
oft' as woll as a Chiilbnicr. Tho
ono wo present above has a
fino French plate Bevel Mir
ror and several drawers. This
piece of fuanituro is highly
polished and makes a very de
sirable piece of furniture in
deed. Wo havo them in dif
ferent woods. Birch and Oak,
however, aro the most popular.
Now, don't forgot that, besides
tho articles enumerated above
our stock is completo in other
branches of House Furnishing.
For instance, wo havo a stock
of Porticr Curtains to select
from that are up to tho limit.
Ta.ble and Stand Covers that
will harmonizo with your wall
paper and carpets, Patent Cur
tain Poles and Shades that are
warranted to work properly.
t- 1 L".in
rlr iXit If
Secretary Book Cases.
ISES? J Mil
! -Ll ; JiJLdyL
l III "tllWlt' mii mtdmrnm
' , 'J '"'- ,K ..A)
I! ' ' ' ' D r nifiiiMM w
J 1 i ' fLQr..aJid'
Now, we aro going to tell you about a hand
some piece of furniture. Not only is this
Secretary Book Case pretty, but it is useful
as well. On ono side you havo adjustable
shelves that can bo made to fit any size book.
At the top of tho other side is a fino French
Plate Bevel Mirror, bolow this is a complete
Writing Desk fitted out with holes, drawors
and other accessories necessary to a well
ordered desk and comploted with a folding
shelf that can be let d. vn when writing and
closed and locked afterward. Below the desk
are threo drawers that come in very handy
for holding writing material and odds and
ends that accumulate about a piece of furni
ture of this description.
Tlio Roderick Jliu, which has
just arrived at Hilo, wns ono ot tho
finest nnd best equipped ships un
der tho British ilag, but hor own
ers, Williamson, Milligan & Co.
o Snu Frnucisco, lrnvo been anx
ious for some- time to got rid o
hor, as thoy wnut to confine thoir
attention exclusively to stcamboat
iug. In consequence, all their
Bnilnig vessels lrnvo been Fold nt a
Bncrifico, and whou Capt. Matson,
tho managing owner oL tho Annio
.loluiHon and Santingo, saAV his
opportunity ho at once closed tho
deal. The vessel will run between
San Francisco and Hilo in tho
sugar trade Between seasons alio
will limko an 'occasional trip to
Europo, Australia, South Africa
or New York as tho char
tor amy offer. Hor now.
owners intend to keep hor going
all tho tirao, and oxpect to mako
her a paying investment.
"With tno chango of ownership,
tho Roderick Mhu changed hor
Hag and tho Hawaiian ensign now
floats from hor peak. Thoro was
A proposition advanced to chnngo
tho iianio of tho vessel hut Captain
Matson favored rotaining that of
tho old Scotch Highland lioro and
it stiH romaiiiB. While bIio -will
ho principally used in tho sugar
trodo, thoro is aniplo acomnioda
tion for passongors and bettor
quarters could not bo found on a
passenger steamor. Not many
years ago tho vessel was in tho
passenger trndo hotweon England
and Australia, and in those days
fast passages woro mnilo. Uor
now owners expect her to mako
just as good tnno between San
Francisco and Hilo.
With tho change of ownors thoro
was also a chango of commanders.
Hor old master, Captain Howo,
goes back to England, and has
boon succeeded by Captain Charles
Rock, who is ono of tho old-timo
masters and woll and favorably
known on tho Coast. No ono
knows bottor than ho how to
handlo a sliii).
i'uiilio oi-ixioN wimiciM;.
Koioro Crltlclmu or llio ItOLlnlratluii
Act I'rom llilo.
Tho following is from tho latest
It aviII bo vory surprising if six
months pass ovor tho heads of tho
presout Legislature without somo
of thoir hasty statuto making com
ing homo to roost. Tho Rocislra-
tion Act has gono through with
comparatively little donate, con
sidering tho fact that it is a mea-
suro diametrically onnosed
to Antilo-Snxon iilriiB nf
freedom. Such measures are
natural occoninniiimnnlfl in fim
semi - anarchical couditipns that
prevail in liuropo, but it would
havo boon thought that in our
l)GaCOflll islmills Ipiriulnfuru u'milil
have cousidorod twice, nay a sedro
of times, beforo saddling us with
such an irksome law. In u verv
modified form it might havo beou
tried, but in its present shape it
is certain to breed discontent
amout! a class of oitixnim wlincn
views havo a right to bo respected.
xno Auornoy-uouoral may not
bo a Btatosmau, but ho appears to
havo dovolonoil into n kind nf m.
litical Bvongali from tho ease
wan winch lio lias pushed his pot
MiitUtlcN 11 r lllllerulc.
Out of a total voto of 3,190,82a
cast in England nnd Wales at tho
general election of 3895 tho num
bor of "illiterates" was 28,521. In
Scotlaud thoro woro -10(52 illiter
ates in a poll of -1-17,591, ami iu
Ireland -10,807 out of 220,50(5.
Don't givo yourself away y ac
cepting any of tho inferior brands
of boor but iiibist on having that
woll-known und popular brand
known hr tho Honttlo boor to ho
had at tho Criterion,
City Uaniugo Co., J, , And.
rmlo, nmunnr. It you want n
liwuli With (iOOll llOlHO (U)(l (Wln
fill ili.lvm- i-uiif mi lVJn1lfA.. 1 If)
mm)' Wrt nut) AJeraJiNni
& Tl&9hm 0.
4 IhtoK u t u houiu,