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EVENING BULLETIN, JUNE 20, 18U6.
In accordance with Section 1, of Chapter
XXVI of the Law of 1830:
All iernn holding water privileges or
those paytiig water r.itvs, arc hereby notified
that the wattr rates for the term ending Dec.
31, 189T, will lie due and pu)ablo at thu olllce
ol the Honolulu Water Works, on the 1st day
of July, 1890.
All rates icnwInlnK unpaid for fifteen days
after they nro due will he subject to an addi
tional 10 percent.
Hates are payable at the olllce of the Water
Works In the Knpualun Building.
Snpt. Honolulu Wutet Works.
Honolulu, It. I , June 15, IW,. :no 14t
T Euerir? Bulletin,
DANIEL LOGAN. Editor.
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 1890.
An evening contompornry is
throwing out foolers about start
ing an opposition tolephouo sor
vico , on this island. It is to bo
hoped no competing telephone
will bo allowed to add to the ob
struction of eloctrio conductor
poles now bad enough in our
streets. There is really no call
for nn opposition telephone- ser
vice. Visitors from abroad testify
that wo have now the best service
they are acquainted with any
where. And the prices can hard
ly bo called excessive compared
with those charged olsowhero, al
though with tho whole field under
their feot' the single company
ou'ht, many peoplo think, to
atlord rates us low as tho lowest
that existed under tho com
petition not long sinco ended.
There is no assurance to tho busi
ness community of any advantngo
from competition in telophono
service. It would bo with all
general providers and profession
al men as it was when we had
competition before. Thoso would
bu compolled, in order to reach
all their patrons andclientele who
can afford telephones in their
houses, to put intq thoir places of
business and offices tho tolophones
of both companies. Thus they
would havo to pay muoh more for
tho sorvico than now. Tho op
position lino, however cheap and
excellent its servico might be, is
not going to run tho old lino
out in a day, or a year,
or, probably, ten years. It
will be comparatively oasy for tho
line to make itself as cheap and
good as uny rival. Then the
stockholders of the new concern
would find out just upon 'what an
uphill routo they hnd been in
duced to onter with their capital.
In tho ond it would doubtless bo
tho old story, of ono corporation
eating up the other, and a restored
monopoly compelling tho publio
to pay higher rates than ever, so
as to recoup the stockholders for
nn onormous amount of unneces
sary expense, and make tho capital
stock increased to an amount far
in excess o what would furnish
m effective systom pay dividends
early enough in tho next century
to mako tho sharos wrth while bo
quoathing to the passing -generation's
posterity. Moreovor, it is
quite within reasonable possibility
-that tho people may before a great
many yoarB require tho Govern
ment to take over tho tolophono
sorvico as telegraphs havo bo
como the property of the state in
other countries and placo it at
the minimum cost to the public.
When wo have international nnd
intorisland telegraph cables, the
internal land connections what
ever tho mode of communication
would better bo under public
than private control. In view of
nlj the foregoing considerations, it
is tho Bulletin's advice that any
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f ' ..'. '.. . ,k wtiAiJLtJ&r . Lft .few-! Afatiitif.iL. 5. '. . .x. . .j'.v.wr 'iv-.l
prospootus for au opposition telo
phono sorvico bo consigned to the
refrigerating works by our people
of both largo and small capital.
In a recent issue tho Hawaiian
Commercial Journal told of a
physician who refused to rendor
assistanco to a little child who
was injured and lying uncon
Bcious in tho stront, until somoone
guaranteed his fees; who dunned
tho husband of a dead wifa for his
fees beforo hor body was' cold;
who advised patients that certain
serious operations must bo per
formed to Bnvo thoir lives, nnd
thon refused to undertake tho
oporatiou unless a thousand dol
lors was paid to him in advance.
Dr. MeGrrow has a letter .in tho
latest issue of tho paper mention
ed, asking the editor to publish
"tho amines of parties who aro
guilty of so heinous crimo." Tho
names ought to bo published sinco
tho facts wore, iu justice to the
reputable physicians of the city,
many of whom aro really philan
thropic in their dealings with
people who havo littlo or no moans.
Tho Advertiser peoplo should
road tho Bulletin. They would
thon know that the Olaa Coffoo
Planters' Association has boon in
existence about throo years, that
it comprises in its momborship
nearly all the? coffee plauters of
Hawaii, who arcfully alivo to tho
advantages to bo derived in asso
ciating themselves together for
mutual protection and benefit. Ac
counts Of tho meetings oHhis as
sociation havo been published in
this paper from time to time.
The 4 Most Beautiful Women . . .
. . . Also the Homeliest
USE DRIFTED SNOW FLOUR.
Atk Your Grocer For It.
Auction Sales by Jas. F. Morgan.
On MONDAY, June 22d,
AT 12 O'CLOCK NOON,
At Brewer's Wharf,
I will sell at Public Auction,
500 Bales California Hay
Just landed ox "S. Q. Wildor."
JAS. P. MORGAN,
Clearance Sale !
Commencing Wednesday, July Isi,
2 WEEKS ONLY
To make room for New Goods, Ml of my
Stock of Merchandise BELOW COST.
GENTLEMEN'S SulU, Shirts, Hals, Shoon,.
Neckties, Underwear, etc., ut bargains.
LADIES' Murlln, Linen, Grass Cloth, Silk,
ilats, Shoes, Uuderwear. etc., In great
variety at prices that will astonish jou.
CniLDRCNS' Complete Suits, etc., almost
537" Come early and t your iholco.
407-0 King St., near Castle fc Cooke-
G13 Iort Strooti,
OFKEKS TO THE LADIES A FINE AS
Bortment of French Kid IJutton Hoots, bed
luallty, In slcs l'to 8, widths EI) to EEE.
Will ho sold one-third below cost prlc-.
Practical Horse Shoer
Shooing ot Trotting nnd Ilunuing
Horses, a specialty.
Shop: Murray's Carriage Works,
i King Street. .
Telophono 072. Honolulu, II. I.
Over the purple profile of
the Waianae railge the irides
cent gleam of the .variegated
after glow suffuses the west
ern sky. A soft breeze blows
over the town, rustling the
foliage embowering thousands
of verandas. Aarsden's bats
go forth in quest of beetles,
their uncanny wings fanning
the whiskers of the ''free and
independent," as they sit en-
I joying'their post-prandial cigar
and meditating on the Regis
tration Act. Bill Williams puts
his number tens on the ladder
and mounts to his eyrie at the
mouth of the peaceful harbor,
where, with a Japanese safety
match he lights the lantern
that warns the mariner against
taking the Miowera's overland
route into the desired haven.
"Let fall the curtain, wheel the
sofa round, and so let peaceful
What a pretty introduction
to a novel could be made but
of a Honolulu evening 1 The
picture is incomplete, how
ever.without ringing in a hand
some parlor lamp. We have
your choice of many varieties
of hanging lamps in the most
artistic styles silver, bamboo,
black iron, porcelain, etc., with
elegant shades. If it's "light
on the subject" you want, you
may just as well have it fn
style. The prices will not be
'in your way, you cannot gel
lower for equal value elsewhere.
Don't bother any more with
that womout lamp, but treat
your household to a "thing
of beauty" that will' shed. a
nightly glory over your do
mestic happiness and pleasures.
.Some people may have tried
to convince you that the-mon-archy
of the oil stove has been
abrogated in favor of other in
ventions. Don't give any
countenance to such a notioiv.
The oil stove has kept right
ahead with the march of pro
gress, until its improvement
has culminated in the Blue
Flame Oil Stove that we sell..
If we have told any of you
that our stock was exhausted
and would not be replenished
for some little time, we must
take it back as we do now
gladly. The Monowai agrees
ably surprised us with a tresh
lot, and they are now opened
out. None who saw the ex
periments in cookery perform
ed on this, stove in our store
recently will need to be in
formecf of its superior merits.
Any who. did not have thatop
portunity are welcome to en
joy satisfactory demonstrations
of the stove's qualities on ap
plication. One thing about us
is that we never try to. sell
goods on the chance that they
may give satisfactions We
want our customers to be thor
oughly convinced that they are
jettiwg value for their money
jetore they part wjth it. With
he full consciousness .that our
jusiness reputation is at stake,
in regard to this as well as to
other standard articles that we
advertise, we unhesitatingly re
commend to you the Blue
Flame Oil Stove.
Hawaiian Hardware Co.
Opposite Sprockola' Bank,
NO. 307 FORT STTOT3T.
A Problem . . .
m ness nrnn, is now nest to
rednco nn overstock o
certaiu lines in a given
Beginning today, nnd ending
on Saturday tho 27th, wo offer
for CASH ONLY:
24 dozen Tea Spoons
at $8 per doeu. Kegulur
1'itrt 1 . iiii
gj 5J..J IO OlO.
12 dozen Tea. Spoons
at $13.50 per dozen.
Regular S1G to S21.
12 dozen Dessert Forks
from $21.50 to $25 per
dozen. Regular from $28 to
12 dozen DessQrt
1 Spoons from $22.50 to
k $25 per dozen, Regular
from S30 to 35.
12 dozen Table Forks
from $30 to $35 per
dozen. Rogular from $40
12 dozen Table Spoons
from $30 to $37.50 per
dozen. Regular from 840
12 dozen Egg Spoons
at $15' per dozen. Regu
lar S21 to $24.
All goods are of good woight,
and of Gorham sterling ware.
Tho offer will hold good ab
solutely for this week only,
positively not another piece
will bo sold at these prices, at
this or any other time.
Absolutely cash ODly, nnd no.
engraving free of charge.
Corner Tuuchbowl anil Borotanlft Bts.
PniCE fc Buass - . . .Solo Propnetors.
J. W. Piuce Busiuess Miuingor
W. Pcr.ssH Equestrian Diroctor
Greater and Grander
Than Ever ....
Complimentary Benefit to
Who will saake hla first nppc&rnuce iu tile
nreim after his recent Borions illuem. M.
Burns will inlrotluoj for tho fit time tho
Hawaiian Trick Pony, DAN.
No more Vaudsvillo, but a Firat-alfcis
Circus Perforrauuae. All tho old fuvonitesi
Burns, Kowloy, llnyos, Leonnrdo,. Joaes.
Cruz, Pftblo, Taoiio, Kaehiel, Kuloli&.and
Prof. Sanmons, World Champion. Stilt
1. Overture Piano
2. Leaps Company
3. Song Mr. Rowley
4. Rending ,.Tackio
5. Rings Company
G. Ilurdlo Act Kaohiel
7., Single Leonardo
8 Clown Entroo. . . .Hayes and
Intorval 10 minutes.
10. Overture Piano
11. Bar Company
12. Song Mr. Rowley
13. Double Tfapozo K
14. Trick Act, Mr. Hayes; clown,
16. Dan introduced by Wilfred
17. Plate Spinning Cruz
18. Fox Hunter
New Acta I New SoiikhI 'nt Jolics t
l'utl Ilnma lliiuil I
ADMISdIONi Chairs, 31.00; 'Gallery,
G0o Children, Half Prica.
tJgT Reserved SftU at Wall, Niohols
ew y&itaals iii Our Linen Department!
Whito Linen Table Damask, good quality.
White Linen Table Covers with Napkins to match.
Whito'Linen Bed Sheeting, 90 inch, at $1 50 per .yard.
White Linen for Pillow Cases, 45 inch, GOc por yard. '
Fine White Linen, 36 inch, GOc per yard.
Red Tablo Damask, GOc and 70c per ynrdi
White Damask Tablo Covers with Ked .Borders, 1.50
and $1.75 a piece.
Whito Damask Doilies, $1.50 a dozen.
White Damask Doilies with Red Border 75c and $1.25 a
B. F. Ehlers & Co., Port Street
BL J& W WlM rill
That Speak for Themselves, Don't Need Any Backing Up.
THE SECRET. Get the best for tho least money.
WHERE 1 From us.
WHY 1 Because we enn do it.
HO,W? By buying for cash in large quantities.
YOU, of courte, can get along without us, but we think you'll
find acquaintance with us profitable:
The Manufacturers' Shoe Co.,
D3i? Shoe Store. l'oi't; Street. .
A Largo Assortment
Handsome and Durable
Satin. fe Dresden
Beautiful, and of Best
' AT JORDAN S
NO. 10 FORT ST.
is a flno art. CosUy jowolry when
damaged needs careful iittention, ex
perlouco and euro. To get thin, kcihI
your work to
A.:fl. R. Vieira,
AT UUQWN A KUISIW'N.
Unique Designs in .Jewelry.
Tklkphonk "03, 334-tf
Dr. C. B. High.,
Graduate Philadelphia Dental College,
. Masonic Temple,
It has been the wonder of
dealers hero what becomes of
all of the stoves imported to
Honolulu. Every vessel arriv
ing brings from one to eighty
(ours is the eighty lot), and
very few of the stovo men
havo old stock.
By our introduction of tho
Jewel" Stoves and Ranges
the importation of stoves will
dimuvsh, at the end of two
yeai's. We say two years, be
causo by that time all other
makes of stoves will have
burnt ' or rusted out and1
their places will bo taken by
1LARGESTSTDVE PLANTIN TUEVKIRLD
We believe our $12 Jewel
Stove is better than any on
the market, as it has the
Lingo Wide Ovons, Quick
Hatulsomo Oarvod Ornamonta-
tion in latest design.
Tin' Lined Hoatltoliining O von
Largo Broad Ovon Shelf and
Nickeled Oven Dbor Fnnols
and Towel Rod.
Lnrgo End Wood Feed Door.
I 'Loup Continuous Firo Box for
Broad Smooth Ho;irth Plate.
Heavy Covers and Centers.
Cut Long Cantor that will not
Bods proteotod from .contuot
Out Top Plato that will not
Kickers for openiug Oven' Door
Has every essential feature for
a serviceable blovo.
Von Holt Building,