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EVENING BULLETIN, MAY 7, 189G.
51 Euei)ii)$ Bulletii),
DANIEL LOGAN, Editor.
THURSDAY, MAY 7, 189G.
ONLY A FAIR CHANCE.
Sprtco is given for tho following
from a rccout number of the Bos
Captniu John Codmau goos far
astray in one o our local Demo
cratic nowspapors in attacking tho
Oceanic Steamship Company bo
caiiBO it asks an added compensa
tion of 80,000 for carrying theAus
trnliau mails, and tho Boston
Journal because it favors tho pro
position. This compensation is not de
sired, becuuso a "ring of domestic
ship-buildora" has compolled tho
company to pay a "needless and
excessivo price" for its Amorican-
built ships, as Captain Codmau
intimates. Tho company seeks
no consideration on that point
whatever. It has been running
its vessels for eight or ton years,
and has operated thom successful
ly; but now tho conditions have
changed. Covoting tho trade
which tho lino has brought to
San Francisco merchants and tho
prestigo which it has won for tho
American ilag in the Antipodes,
the British and Canadian Gov
ernments have established a rival
lino of British steamships be
tween Vancouver aud Australia.
This British lino receives a sub
sidy of $14,533 por voyage, which
is about to bo incroased to $18,750.
Tho American steamers receive
only $1015.40 por voyage from
our Government for carrying tho
mails, aud also S57G9 Lorn Now
Zealand that is, a British colony
actually deals more gonorously
with theso American steamers
than tho United States itsolf does.
The increased subsidy of 80,000
is asked for meroly as an offset to
tho British subsidy and to givo
tho American lino a fair fighting
chauco against its British competi
tor. This is tho situation in a nut
shell. Tho increased compensa
tion is sure to bo granted by Con
gress, and it cannot bo and will
not be objected to by any Ameri
can who has a spark of genuine
patriotism in his composition.
Tho benches used for seats in
Emma Square are in a very di
lapidated condition. Some havo
been broken up and carried off
for firewood and others havo sim
ply rotted to pieces. Of those re
maining some havo seats and no
backs and some havo backs
and no seats. Commission
er Marsden has givon tho matter
his attention somo timo since but
his representations havo so far
been ignored. Tho stumbling
block seems to bo in tho Depart
ment of Public Works. Let us
have somo modern and comfort
able benches in tho public parks.
Minister "Willis told a San Fran
cisco reporter that tho ex-Queen
was no longor a factor in Ha
waiian politics aud that tho Dole
government meets with favor and
tho result is complete harmony.
'Ho might havo added "in his ab
sence." The Mont Beautiful Women . . .
. . . Also the Homeliest
USE DRIFTED SNOW FLOUR.
Ask Your Grocer For It.
IN THE HIGHER COURTS.
JUNO DAVIS SENTENCED TO TWO
jiiiIko l'orrr Makes Jurymen mid
Court Ofllclnli Knrn Tltclr ninner
Judge Perry keeps jurymon aud
court officials busy and Only al
lows ono hour's recess at noon.
At this morning's session Ko
paua, found guilty of house
breaking at tho Novombor
term, whoso sentence was sus
pended, was brought up and
sentenced to thirty unys at nam
labor and to pay tho costs. Tho
second charge against him of lar
ceny in tho 4th degrco was nolle
Juno Davis, convicted of at
tempted rapo, was brought up for
sontonco and given two years im
prisonment with hard labor.
In tho caso of tho Itepublic of
Hawaii vs. AntouoMauuol, charg
ed with perjury in tho 2nd do
greo, a nolle pros, was ontored.
A similar course was pursued
in tho two cases against Lono,
charged with maintaining a lotte
In a third caso of a similar
naturo Mr. Lono pleaded guilty
and was fined $200 aud costs.
The caso of Kepekaio, charged
with selling liquor without a
liconso, is on trial beforo Judge
Perry and a native jury. Among
tho exhibits aro two big demijohns
of somo kind of intoxicating fluid
and somo largo tin receptacles
used in tho business. Deputy-Attorney-General
Dole is prosecut
ing and Mr. Kahookano defend
ing. In tho caso of tho Republic of
Hawaii vs. Ah Hoon and four
others, a sentence of tlireo months
hard labor was imposed on each
defeudaut. This is tho Waialua
caso of obstructing justice and
Telephone Gil. P. O. Box 298.
TO THE PUBLIC.
Do you want us to keep
your clothing and dresses
cleaned and pressed for you ?
Wo will take all tho responsi
bility. All that is required of
you is to telephone us to call
at your house and get tho
goods. We will clean, press
and ropair them and return
thein to you in first-class con
dition. How much docs it
cost? Only ono Dollar per
HIEUltfllOM & DJGCXCfilt,
The Hotel Street Tailors.
Arlington Block, : : : : Hotel street.
Ccnntcss WacMmcister Lecmres.
IT. M. C. A.. Hall
at 7:30 o'clock,
Thursday "Death and After."
Friday "Lotus Day." 295-Ct
THE UNDEHSIGNED HAVE BOUGHT
out the entire interest of Ah Sam, Knneo
he, Koolau, on tho 0th int., doing busi
ness of Dry Goods and Coffee Saloon , We
I hereby give notiie that we nro not rospon-
Blulo tor any claim against au saui.
Kanooho, May 2, 1690. 205-lw
HAVE YOU TRIED IT?
JUST THE THINGJOR BREAKFAST
Cooked Rolled Oats.
Tho original brund.
Different from and better than nny other brand.
gOT" For salo by nil Loading Grocers.
FRANK B. PETERSON &
S F. AGENTS
A FEW WORDS ON BICY
CLES AND CUTLERY.
In a Coast newspaper de
voted to the bicycle business
we read that dealers in bicy
cles are authority for the state
ment that the business aspect
of the bicycle trade has mate
rially changed during the past
year. Instead of the main
business consisting in dealing
with- men's wheels, quite the
contrary is true. Dealers are
now doing their utmost to
attract the eyes of the women.
All of which shows that the
ladies are taking very kindly
to bicycle riding all over the
world. And it is the same
here, the demand for ladies'
wheels is continually increas
ing. We have received five
of the TRIBUNE LADIES'
WHEELS on this steamer and
have more on the way. These
wheels are of this year's make,
direct from the factory, no back
numbers, and have all the latest
We have also a number of
Tribune racers and gent's road
sters, and a number of "Zim
my" wheels. This is an en
tirely new machine, named
after the great rider, Zimmer
mann, and we shall be pleased
to explain its merits to in
But we started in to say a
few words on CUTLERY, of
which we received an im
mense assortment on the Aus
tralia, which is now unpacked
and on exhibition. In table
cutlery we have an immense
variety in new and elegant
patterns and all sizes. In pock
et cutlery we have a number
of new designs. Knives to
cut lead pencils and knives to
trim your finger nails with, and
knives to cut down your ex
penses with. We have prun
ing knives which are just the
thing for the members of the
Legislature to use in cutting
down the appropriation bills,
and some suitable for the Ad
vertiser man to do his "cheese
paring" with. In fact we
have all kinds of knives, large
and small, light or heavy, but
all of them of the best quality
We have carving knives
with ivory, buckhorn or bone
handles, butcher knives, skin
ning knives, knives with cork
screws in them for camping
out or staying at home. In
fact we have all sorts of knives
suitable for all sorts and con
ditions of people.
Hawaiian Hardware Co.
Opposite Sprookols' Bank,
NO. 307 FORT STREET.
Wouldn't you consider a
innn capable of doing the most
intricate work, capable of doing
tho simple work also
Would you consider a man
capable only of doing the sim
plo work, quite as capable for
that work, as tho more skillful
We have been getting ALL
your intricate and difficult
wok during the years past,
now lot us havo ALL your
work which requires less skill;
then note after it leaves our
hands how much better it
looks see if it does not give
you better satisfaction.
Your watch is one of your
best friends; it merits the treat
ment you accord your friends.
Wo givo it such treatment.
It is our business. Ten years
of satisfactory work have
given us tho reputation for tho
best; and yot wo aro doing
better work to day than ever.
Wo are working just as hard
to keep that reputation as wo
overdid to gain it. Wo aro
not content to rest easy, and
let tho reputation do all the
work; tho quality will never be
Do you know that your old
key winder can bo converted to
a stem winder, and that it can
bo dono so it will wind as
smooth as melted btuter? Wo
havo converted a number of
thom and can convert yours.
H. P. Wichmaii
Simple, Safe, No Smoko, No
A very handsome stovo, profusely
nlokled, beautifully Japanned aud orua
montod aud strongly built. Uaking, Cook
ing and. if nocessory, washing ean bo dono
at tho same time.
show whether tho burners aro closed.
This not only ousures simplicity, but
is uluo an
becnuso tho burners cannot bo open
od further thau necessary,
The oven flame is stronger than
either top flume, theroforo baking
can be douo to perfection in a short
KiBTwKrirr7fwi u . ... mWB
Castle & Cooke,
M Ik If m
(This is tho Celebratod Thoroughbred Bulldog "BOZ" that lioked every other bulldog,
in tho world that would Tight.)
That tho MANUFACTURERS' SHOE COM
PANY is not tho Largest Shoo House in the
Hawaiian Islands 1 And who say that wo don't
soil at Bedrock Prices ?
Auction Sales by Jaa. F. Morgan.
COFFEfcJ ESTATE AND LANDS
I am directed to pell at Public Auction on
Wednesday, May 27, '96,
at 13 o'clock noon of (aid dny at my pales
rooms on Queen strict, In Honolulu (unless
sooner disposed of at private sale) tho follow
ing described property, namely:
A tract of land of about U,S00 acres In fee
slmplo sltuato at Kolo and Olelomoanal In
South Komi, Island of Hawaii, about eight
miles by a good road from Ilookcna, ono ol
the largest vlltag( s lu Kona. There Is an ex
(.client landing on the land Itself from where
the coffee and other produco could be shipped
and a good slto for a mill near tliu landing.
Fifty acres ofland arc In cotlce. Roughly es
timated thero Is abont sem hundred acres of
splendid colli o land lj lug nil on one block on
both sides of the Government Road. Eight
hundred acres ljlng aboe and to tho Eastof
tho seven hundred acres above mentioned Is
also excellent land and although at a higher
altltudo Is no doubt also well adapted for
coffee culture. Ilie lower land below the
coffee belt Is suitable for pineapples and sisal.
There Is n drjlng house, store and work
rooms, a Gordon' INilper, laborers' quartern
and water tanks r t the plantation, nud the
laud Is partly nailed. Thero has never been
any blight on this land, although coffeuvtas
planted a great many years ago. Old residents
of Kona like the lato D. II. Nahlnu, J. W.
Kualmoku and others have tcslllled to this
fact. There Is sea fishery appurtenant to
Terms cash or part of tho purchaso price
can remain on mortgage ateliiht per cent per
annum. Deeds and stamps at the expense ol
A map of tho property can be seen and fur
ther particulars obtained at my salf s rooms.
J. F. MOEGAN,
tT My Hack does not tip in this man
nor, no matter how weighty the loud.
Hack No. 14
B" TELEPHONE HGSi
Staadi Bethel and King streets.
The Armess Wonder,
Born Without Arms.
This Littlo Portuguoso Lady EATS,
WRITES, SEWS, aud performs many
othei feats ontiroly with her toes.
Exhibitions dully.commonoiug on TUES
DAY AFTERNOON, April 2Sth. Open
from 10 to 12 n. in,, 2 to 0 p. in., anil 7 to
0 p. ni.
420 Jwiunnti Street, nboio Hotel.
Admission, 25c. Chilton, 10c.
Henry Davis & Go.
Has rcecivod tho usual consign
. . Groceries
As well as soma Delicacies by the
Hore is a partial list of
goods wo received from Eng
land by tho bark Doon:
Rockingham tea pots and
stands, fish-globes, tea trays
all sizes, engraved decanters,
glass jugs assorted colors,
moulded tutubleis, sugar bowls
and butter dishes, assorted
corks, cork bath mats, garden
shears, hedge shears, sand
paper, emery cloth, knife pol
ish, knifo boards, dog chains,
dog collars,blow bellows, spurs,
curry combs, horse brushes,
riding and driving bits, win
dow glass, glass fruit jars,
Hubbuck's genuino white lead
and while zinc, Hubbuck's
boiled linseed oil, galvanized
wire netting, plain sheet iron,
tinned iron fry pans, sheet
zinc, sheet lead, lead pipes,
whale spades (o-os), galvanized
iron buckets, galvauized iron
tubs, washing soda, red ochre,
yellow ochre, lamp black, red
oxide, largo assortment of
white enamel ware, Day &
Martin's shoo polish (in bot
tles), scrub brushes, hair
brooms, stove brushes, hair
brushes, hair sieves, cocoa
mats, ilowcr pots, fern pots,
galvanized chamber pails,
bright iron wire, brass mos
quito screen wire, galvanized
iron ditto, plumbers' solder,
pig tin, pig lead, galvanized
iron wash basins, iron screws,
brass screws, terra cotta,
porous water bottles, sauce
pans, (iron) tea kettles, (iron)
wire flower baskets, bath
bricks, lead S & P traps, bas
kets, cheap spoons.
A complete and elegant as
sortment of crockery, includ
ing "stock" pattern Limogo
decorated ware, white china,
semi-porcelain, white granito
common C O waro and toilet
Von Holt Building.
THE Al STBAMSHIP
WILL LEAVE HONOLULU
FOB THE ABOYE TOUT ON
Saturday, Mny 9th,
AT 4 O'CLOCK p.m.
The undersigned are now proparod to
issuo Tlnough Tickots from this City to all
points in tho United Btates.
2?"For further particulars regarding
rroight or Passage, apply to
Wm. G. IRWIN AOo., L'd,
295-U Genoral Agents,
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