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EVENING BULLETIN, MAY 0, 1890.
LOCAL AND GENERAL.
A dosortor from tho Foxglovo
wn8 arrested tliis morning.
Tho Sonnto Financo Committeo
Jiold a sessiou this morning.
Tho Hotso is nearly a 'unit in
opposition to tho Liconso Bill.
The Board of Health holds its
-weekly meeting this afternoon.
Eov. Dr. Dillo returned from tho
-volcano on tho Likoliko this
.Tho monthly meeting of tho
If. M.O. A. will bo hold tomor
row night at 7:30 o'clock.
GoroNarita mails tho Bulletin
Sato Yokohama payors, for which
2io is accorded grateful thanks.
Eov. E. R. Dillo, D. D., will
fwroaeh at tho First Methodist
Spiscopal church tonight at 7:30.
Senator Schmidt has obtained I
two days' lcavo of absonco from
Iio Sonato to attond to necossary
yam Dookov of Modeiros &,
Ueckor, tho Hotol stroot tailors,
wlcavos tomorrow for Kauai on a
j dbusineBS trip.
Claus Sprockols, Mrs. Sprockols
nd Miss Spreokols sailed for
Southampton on tho steamer Par
es on tho 23d ult.
MasonB aro constructing a brick
-cault in tho oflico of the Board of
Immigration, in which to store
Tho matches in tho Tonnis
Tournament, which wore set for
.yesterday afternoon, wore not all
played on account of tho rain.
'They will bo continued this after
noon. M. Mclnorny's window, corner
Fort and Merchant streots, is
Saudsomoly docorated with tho
Jfez48 of tho various boot crows
vhioh will participate in tho re
A rumor has gained considera
ble crodenco to tho oitect that
&haro is an admission foe to tho
CounteBS Wachtmoistor's series of
lectures on thoosophy. This is not
accao; thoro is no charge whatever.
A raro curiosity which was
picked up on tho baach at Niihau
Wkj seen at Inter-Island wharf
-.Shis morning. It is a coral growth,
k-ait a dark brown color outside,
.r'5ookiug exactly liko a small
Ticnnch of a treo.
Orders have been issuod by tho
United StatosNavyDepartment for
fio return of tho cruisorOharloston
Ao San Francisco from tho Orient
IbeEoro July 1 noxt. Tho cruiser
"will go to Maro Island and bo
SiL-iced out of commission for ro
fgairs. On Thursday and Friday night
sit 7:45 p.m., Eev. E. E. Dillo,
IX D., will lecture in Methodist
Upiscopal church. The lecture
-will be"Lovo, Courtship and Mar
riage" on Thursday evening and
A Pilgrimage to American
Shrines" on Friday evening.
Julian Monsarrat says that on
recount of tho great risk to men
' sand animals, ho will not convoy
jpacties to and from tho crater of
JlEokuawooweo, to remain over
might, hereaftor, without making
a highor charge. Ho lost a very
-craluablo horse whilo making tho
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xVt a meeting of tho League at
.2:30 today, tho Kamehamoha
J6Iamui team wore admitted to
membership. Tho Loaguo do
sKlod that tho season should con
.sist of eighteen games. Four
tennis aro entered, Stars, Hono
lalus, 1st Regiment and Kameha
moha Alumnis. Harry "Whitney
was elected Official Umpire.
Tho rules of 1895 wore adopted
with tho oxcoption of that portion
.applying to tho pitcher. It being
-tho opinion of tho majority of
captains and dologates that tho
pitchers' box was too far from tho
borne plate for amateurs, on mo
lion tho pitching rules of 1895
wero adopted. The first game of
the soaBon will bo played on Sat
urday, May 23d. Geo. Lucas and
Morris Koohokalolo wore montion
as field umpires, one of whom will
Jso able to take umpire Whitney's
place if ho is unable to attond. No
official scorer has as yet boon se
lected, but it is hoped that Jack
' "Winter can bo induced to act. If
jiot 0. S. Bradford would be a
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DANIEL LOGAN'S LETTERS I
Continued from 1st Page.
was fully dispelled anothor foun-,
lain ul Himuur snapu mm action
was descried about a hundred
yard8 to tho right. Most of tho
time it was less in tho height of
its spray than tho first one, but
now and thou it would appa
rently mako a tromondous
effort to vio with its rival
in effect as it certainly par
alleled it in intonsoness and con
stancy of action. Theso two foun
tains differ from those that were
wont lo play in tho lakes of Ki
lauoa, in thatthoy always presorvo
the samo position and novor let up
in action for an instant. I have
seen Kilauoa when you would
have to wait sovoral minutes to
sbo a firo fountain and a goneral
break up of tho lava crust, and
when ono big fountain would
burst forth the chancos wore that a
half a dozen others would follow
suit. Thoro was ono exception
that Mr. Loo reminded this party
of, which was that of "Old Faith
ful" inKilauoa. It was not un
intormittont inits action, although
it "always kept its own placo. The
lively Bpouting couoj called
"Tho Littlo Beggar," which I re
member reading about in tho
Bulletin moro than ton years
ago, may also bo claimed as an ex
ception. Its shell still stands in
Kilauoa and is pointed out by tho
Kilauoa's shifting firo fountains
woro grand enough, and probably
bb interesting to Btudy as the
stationary ones in Mauna Loa.
That these aro stationary is ovi
dont from tho appcaranco of tho
reflection ovor siuco tho outburst.
I think I said in a former letter
that difforent observers agreed on
tho appoaranco boing that of two
eruptions in tho crater. Some
thing will bo said of tho reflection,
as seen from hero, later in this
letter. As wo watched, shivering
in the bittor cold on tho snow
clad cliff, tho atmosphere in tho
crater becamo perfectly clear,
giving opportunity of a bettor
study of tho wholo workings. It
was seen that streams of red lava
woro eating thoir -way in every
direction from tho fountains, and
those in line with tho fountains
had frequent small but furious
eruptions of their own. Another
thing that aftor discussion
was agreed upon
tho fountains woro
middle of a molton
that thiB lttko was overflowing, tho
ovornow being or aa that was gra
dually you could see its rnovo
ment covering the surface of tho
crater inside tho lino of an old
deposit of pahoohoo. Whothor
tho pahoehoo boing submorged
under tho present aa flow was tho
product of tho eruption now only
about a fortnight old was a ques
tion discussed by tho party . It
was docided, at least by a majori
ty, that it belonged to a former
oruption, notwithstanding that
snow does not lie on it as on tho
undoubted old formation outside.
One of tho most curious things wo
saw, and that rospondod to an eu
coro several times, was the samo
as had been recorded of previous
eruptions in Mokuawoowoo. A
brownish pillar as of smoke,
straight as an arrow and symmet
rical as a Corinthian column,
suddenly shot up at tho opposite
Bide of tho crater. It was as high
as tho cliff on that Bido, and it
traveled with a spiral-like motion.
Ab it whirled along it ripped up
immense slabs of congealed lava
as if it haB a steamer's propeller
at its baso.
It was when night fell that tho
sublimity of tho scono was re
alized. Tho fouutains played
with increasing energy as wo
thought. And indeed the energy
was increasing, especially on the
part of tho littlo brother. Not
only tho molton lako but tho aa
flow was streaked and spangled
with firo in thousands of places,
hero and thoro with eruptive dis
plays akin in action but not to bo
compared with tho fountains in
size. I am sure that thoro was
firo thus distributed ovor an area
of a squaro milo. It would bo
profanoly trito to say that tho
spoctaclo will always bo ono of
tho uppermost in tho minds of all
who behold it. Mr. Hitchcock,
although noarly perished of tho
intonso cold, bravely sat on tho
olilf and sketched tho awo-in-sparing
manifestation of tho dyna
raio force and pyrotechnic capa
city of tho earth's fiery coro.
Fain would wo all havo hngorod
outside of our canvas sholtor for
the livelong night, but the inilu-
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once of tropical cliraato put us
out of endurance of tho
snow-ladon blast in that raro
fied otmostphere. Somo did
indeed go out sovoral limes aftor
bedtimo, which was half-past sev
en, but they saw nothing hotter
than was to bo seen in early even
ing. Tho tent had boon erected with
great expedition after arrival, and
its shelter was often sought by
ovorybody after a briof spell of
watching tho volcano. Whon tho
pack animals had boon unladen
many eagerly attacked tho provi
sion boxes to got a biscuit for
staying thoir stomachs against tho
cold. Thoro had beou a sumptu
ous breakfast served at camp bo
foro starting, but all the food eaten
on tho toilsomo march consisted
of hard tack that boiuq had thought
fully stored in their pockots.
Wood suificont for cooking sup
per and breakfast at the orator
had beon packed. Boforo tho
moats had been cooked and tho
hot coffee prepared, fully half of
tho party woro lying on tho stonos
in tho tent, wrapped in their rain
coats and camp blankets trying to
bo comfortablo. Several woro
severely ill with mountain sick
ness and tho effects of the cold.
Of tho natives all wero suffering
excopt tho woman and tho oldest
guide. t Tho symptoms woro head
ache, difficulty of breathing and
nausea like that of seasickness ac
companied with vomiting. "Whon
supper was ready at dusk, all wero
told to como to tho firo and eat it,
as ovorythiug would bo stone cold
boforo it could be carried into tho
tont. Some wero unablo to taste
auy thing unless it was a tin of hot.
cotlco. That with a mouthful or
two of biscuit was all that I could
take, although I was not very ill.
Mr. Monsarrat was about as mis
erable in feeling as tho averago
sufferer, yet ho was working hard
all tho timo until long uftor most
of tho party had lain down for tho
night, lho llluoss ot tho nativos
put tho caro of tho animals on
him as well as tho supervision of
arrangements for tho best possi
ble comfort of tho human beings.
All who wore not too ill gave a
jar ting look to tho volcano boforo
ying down for tho night. In pro
paring tho tent gross matting was
spread on the snow-covored rocks,
and that with each oiio'b blaukot
and all tho clothos ho could put
on was all his protection
against the cold. It was tolerably
sufficient, however, the chief com
plaint hoard being of feet that
could not bo warmed. A tent had
boon mado for tho women against
a stono wall loft by tho United
States naval party of scientific
observation long ago, and it prov
ed to bo quite comfortablo under
tho circumstances. Tho native
woman sat up with tho volcano
a great part of tho night, and this
morning remarked her surprise
that tho haoles should take such
trouble to see it at night and then
go to bediearly. She has hor re
ward, it was voted at tho crater
this morning to namo tho foun
tains after Mrs. Graham and her
self "Kaihilani" and "Waikoala"
About dimonsions thoro is
diversity of opinion. I give my
own estimates hero subject to cor
rection on conviction. Tho main
crator is known to bo about throe
miles long by ono and three
quarters wido. My ostimato of
tho sizo of tho molton lako is
nearly a thousand feot long by
Bix hundred foot broad. Measur
ing tho highest spurts of
tho fountains by tho cliff
opposite, which different au
thorities put at 800 aud 1000
foot, I should Ray that they go as
high as live hundred feot. Tho
frontago ot tho fountains is from
ono hundred to two hundred foot
each. Tho lako and tho How make
a good squaro mile.
Coming down today wo passed
through a heavy showor of rain
that Btayod with us for many
miles. As tho distance is fully
forty miles, wo consider tho timo
mado, as givon above, is very good
for such rougji roads.
Tho reflection tonight from Ma
una Loa is tho brigntost I havo
Enclosed is a sketch by Mr.
Hitchcock of tho fountains. Tho
front lino is that dividing tho old
lava from tho field on which tho
aa flow is running. In tho back
ground is tho high cliff opporito
the point of observation.
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pormanont business. "Wo aro gat
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day dealings, whore wo savo our
patrons money on ovory purchaso,
is tolling in our favor.
It isn our policy to advertiso
E rices and aftor a whilo put thoni
ack where thoy woro originally.
When wo cut prices, wo novor put
tho prico back. Our business
methods aro fair, squaro and above
board. "Wo do just as wo say wo
will. Wo livo up to ovorything
Barry's Tricoptans 25c, old price
Fig Syrup 35., old price 50c.
Camelliue 25c , old price 50c
Ayer's Cherry Pectoral 75c-, old
Theso aro a fow of tho liberal
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avo not onough room to ouumor
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Commencing MONDAY MORNHia Wa OfTe? Good? at a Slaughter
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ALL DEPARTMENTS HAVE BEEN DRAWN DFON FOR THIS SPECIAL SALE. ".
SILKS, SATINS, VELVETS and VELVETEENS.
BUOOADE SILKS aro the rago in tho States. "Wo can beat their
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IN HATS, wo can suit you: for tho I3oach or Pearl City; for town
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FEATHERS In Plumes and Tips a largo assortment.
FLOWERS and FRUITS-a groat variety.
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LADIES' COSTUMES Something special.
QUILTS and SHEETINGS. TOWELS, COc. half dozen. A splen
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FLANNELETTES, now patterns, 15 yards S1.00.
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BST" Wo'want money nnd in order to got it offer tho
largost stock of DRESS GOODS over brought
to Honolulu at unheard of low prices. A now
lot of Spring and Suramor Goods in endless va-
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TO THE AGRICULTURAL DEPARTMENT.
The : Secretary : Disk : Plow.
AamcuLTOiUL College, Miss. , Jan. 29, 189G.
Dr. 0. WDAnNEY, Washington, D. O.
Deah Sin: Yours of recontdatoin regard totho"Socretary" plow baa
boon on my desk some dnys, but I dolayod sending a roply in ordor
that I might sond somo photos which go with this.
Deoro k Company sent ono of tho plows, tho first ono which was com
pleted, to this station, and wo gavo it a very thorough test in Dooom
borlast. Tho ground on whioh it was used was a field which had
novor boon plowod moro than sixinolfos deop, and whioh had boon in
rod clover for throo years, With throo good mulos wo woro able to
plow ten iuchos deop without making tho work too hard for tho team,
and by working slowly a part of the ground was plowod to n dopth of
iburtoon inches. Tho plow certainly does bolter work than i huvo
ovor seon douo with any other implement. S. M. Thagy, Director.
Mr. Tracy, in a letter to Deere & Company, says:
I havo novor seen ground loft in us good condition Aftor tiio plowing,
tho furrows boing thrown so as to pulvorizo tho soil moro thoroughly
tlinn can bo done by an ordinary plow, and ull traBh and woeds woro
complotoly turned undor.
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