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Vol. II. No. 385.
HONOLULU, H. I., WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 189G.
Piuok 5 Cents.
THE 'EVENING BULLETIN.
Published every day excopt Sunday at
GOO King Street, Honolulu, II. I.
Per Month, nnywhoro in the Ha-
wniinn Islands $ 7fl
Per Year. 8 11
Per Year, pootpnid to America,
Canada, or Mexico 10 00
Per Year, postpaid, other Foreign
Countries 13 00
Taynblo Invariably In Advnnco.
Tolephono 2C0. P. O. Box 89.
B. L. FINNEY Manager.
J. T. WATERHOUSE
There is always an oppor
tunity to pick up bargains in
a Department Store like ours
because there are so many
odds and ends that have to be
got rid of in order to make
room for new goods. We aro
constantly bringing out into
the sunlight pieces that attract
the eye of tho buyer. Some
times thero are piece3 that do
not meet ready purchasers,.
Thoso are tho things, which'
have to be cut in two in price.
Our stock of Haviland ware
lias been culled over so often
that it docs not present as
handsome appearance now as
it will when the new goods
arrive. Plenty of tho old stock
left for those who want odd
bits at a quarter off regular
prices. Tho patterns are right
if the prices are what 'ou need
to fill up your set or to uo in
serving a course dinner.
Asparagus Dishes, Mustard
Cups, Toast Racks, After Din
ner Coffees, Mush Sets and
Plates. White Haviland bes
quality cheaper than you over
saw it. Our patterns are all
"stock." We sell you a single
piece or a full set.
. T. WATERHOUSE
Retail Their .
. . Large Stock
, DRY GOODS!
"At Wholesale Prices!
Specialties THIS WEEK
SHIRTING ..-a SHEETING
QUILTS and TABLE
SERGES and LAWNS,
SILK RIBBONS, Etc.
Health and Strength
I1Y THE USE OF
Mr. M. A. CummlnB, of Ynrrnvlllc,
VKlurla, AUitrnlla, Say! I
fi& T ml
"About a year ngo, I liiul a severe
attack of lulluenn, which left mo
very weak, without energy, appe
tite,, or interest in life. Obtaining
little or no relief from doctors, or
from tho many remedies recom
mended to me, I finally tried Ayer's
Sarsanarillu, and from that tlmo.
began to gain health ami strength,
I continued tho treatment until
fully recovered, and now have very
great pleasuro in telling my friends
of tho merits of Ayer's Sarsaparilla,
and tho happy results of its use. 1
consider it tho best blood-purifier
Cold Medals at the World's Chief Expositions.
AYCR'Q PIIIQ for Constipation
HI LIIO rlLLO and Biliousness.
Sugar-Coatod, Mild but Effoctlvo
Hollister Drug Co., Ltd.
Bole AgontB for tho Republic ot Hawaii.
LEWERS & COOKE
A GREAT INVENTION
Movos itself nbout jour Lawn. Travels
in a Htraight lino or a circle. Stops autom
atically. Hot fur auy length of lioso.
ITtT No such Sprinklor has oor teen
placed on tho mnrkot before.
Come and See it!
LEWERS & C00KE,
l-ort Street, ... - Telephone 20.
Sale is Over!
Hut I nm silllni: all of my
stock of kooiIb ery iliuup.
Mj specialties for this
week uro ....
Silk Crepes --
Kobmson block HoUl street.
Nicely furnished rooms at tho
Popuinr Ilouso, 15 1 Fort street,
from 1.00 per wool: up.
THE.KHICHTS OF PYTHIAS
HAD A FINIS YflBE AT SA.NS
sorjci last Niunr.
Celcltrntlon of tho Tivenlv-Finli An-
nlvcmnry of tlio IiiHlliutliiu ol
I'ylliliiiilstn In Honolulu,
Thoso who wero fortuuuto
enough to attend tho colobratiou
of tho twenty-fifth auniverBiiry of
tho inntitulion 5f Pythinnimn in
Hawaii at Sans Souci las? oon-
inrharenotUing but piaiso for
.tfiomunnor jn wjjiiich tho commit
toes in chnrgo conducted tho
airair. About two hundred and
fifty peoplo woro present, which
was inoro than was expected.
Tho mombers of P. H. Brooks
Division No. 1, of tho Uniform
Rank, to tho number of about
thirty-five, assembled . at thoir
Castlo hall at 7 o'clock
and marched to the corner
of King and Fort streets
under tho command of Captain
McCarthy. After putting tho men
through n few evolutions tho com
mand wero taken out to SaiiB Souci
in busses, tho trip out being on
livoued by music and singing.
Special cars left tho city it 7:30,
connecting with busses at tho end
of tho route. Tho arrangements
for carrying tho guests to aud
fiom Sans Souci woio all that
could be desired. 9 ,
Tho colcbration consisted solely
of tho dunce and suppor. Thero
wero no oxorcibes or speeches of
any kind. Dancing was started
".. n o.-in in., i i.n
room wan nrnwrlod with dnnnnwi
all tho evening, tho last danco
coming to a close at 1 o clock.
Owing to tho number present and
the limited seating capacity, tho
elegant collation prepared -was
handed around to tho ladies by
thoir malo escorts, an arrange
ment that seemed to givo goneral
Tho following program of
dances was observed :
1 "Waltz. 2 Lancera, 3 .SohoU
tischo, 4 Deux Temps, 5 Lancers,
G Polka, 7 Valtz, 8 Deux Tomps.
Intermission. ) Lancers, 10
Schottischo, 11 AValtz, 12 Polka,
13 Lancers, 14 Medley.
Tho committees in charge of tho
celebration consisted of:
Joint Committee Oahu Lodge
No. 1. Geo. L. Dall, C. 0.; Geo.
Hawkins, P.O.; W. W. James,
Geo. A. Davis, S. Decker. Mystic
Lodgo No. 2. Ed. Towso, C. O.;
A.' V. Gear, P. 0,; Goo. Bruus,
P. 0.; F. B. Oat, 0. B. Gray.
Executive Committed Geo.
HawkiiiB, C. B. Gray.
Enor.i'TioN Committee Geo. L.
Dall, Ed. Towso, A. V. Gear, Geo.
Bruns, B. Bergorsou, Geo. A.
Flooh Committee D. AV. Mo
Niohol, H. Z. Austin, Geo. E.
"Ward, Grant Waggoner, D. AY.
Roach, Geo. Angus.
At Ttioniim Siunro.
Tho band will play n selection
of Professor Borgor's old favorites
this ovoning at Thomas square,
commencing at 7:30. Following
is the list:
Otcrtuni Murium s ol tliu Forest ...
Ttallnd Tliu l'alins :...Fitiiro
Selection Iioliciman (llrl Oalfe
Kn Ilnl, lUltlanl.Olliollm.
Medley MuIcul Hu Ich- It lerc
O in otto -Old Tapestry llogtttl
W'ult I.n Oltaim IIiuuIosdI
Murt U Double Ealo Wugner
Editor Bulletin : "Will you
kindly allow mo spaco in your
vnluablo papor for a bit of advice
or suggestion regarding wheel
riding. "While highly admiring
tho skill and ease with wlnoh tho
wheelmen and wheolwomen man
ago their stool-ponios, 1 cannot
help thiuking tho sitting poaturo
of somo of thoin, particularly of
gontlomon riders, bending too
A.udllH u-.JirntlrfaaBiiHniln -
much forward, anything but grace
ful. In addition to what seoms to
me ungraceful I liavo on moro
than ono occasiouboou told that a
habit of riding in tho bonding
position may provo hurtful to tho
chest. Should tho assertion bo
true I vonturo to think that it is a
mattor that should engage the se
rious attontion of thoso directly
as wen as indirectly interested,
unions indeed, tho peculiar fashion
and cliniate of Honolulu warrant
tho beading position as graceful
I do not, howovor, wish it to bo
cousidered uuwiirrantcdly offi
cious on my part in offering this
Niigp"ition. Should the tenor of
this letter be ljablo to bo looked
upon in that HglH; I wish to sub
stitute tho word "inquiry" for
"suggeption," and would bo glad
to have the ykindly-disposed
cyclist to enlightou mo, as I may
at any time resumo cycling, apart
from which being n member of
tho Cyclists Touring club, London,
1 am natundly interested in what
ever relates to pyding, and hopo
on that account may bo excused
for the voluntary suggestion and
In tho foregoing I wish it to bo
understood that 1 do not refer to
lady cyclists whoso posturo on a
whool is a gracoful in thooxtromo.
Honolulu, August 17, 18.
It USS I X J r I.O fs v.
Ciiii.om Illillii ori:uullnli Oipl .lus
of Jupuucno Mniuvi-.
The Kobo Chroniclo says: "We
learn from tho Kwansai Sliogyo
Nippo that tho Nippon Yusen
Kaisha has appointed Japanese
captains to the Tokio-maru, run
ning between Ivobo and Vladivo-
. 5?k' "ml U HlCO-iniiru Oil tho
Kobo-Tiontsin lino. Mr. Yoshi
nawa Shin'kiohi has been appoint
ed to the command of tho Tokio
and Mr. Murai Tamotsu to tho
other vessel. Our contemporary
adds that this is the first timo that
Japanese captains have been ap
pointed to the command of tho N.
Y. K. Bteninera goiug abroad.
Ono reason for placing a Japa
nese captain in tho Tokio-maru,
says our contemporary, jb that
tlib feeling of Russians towards
tho steamer did not scorn to bo
satisfactory whon commanded by
Coiiiplnlnt 'Hint Jiipiuicie Labor !
Complaints aro boiug made that
Japanoso carpenters and painters
aro being employed on govern
ment jobs by tho contractors.
One of thoso who aro alloged
to have employed such labor
is Contractor Connwell, who
has tho contract to build tho Iwi
loi washhouses. A representative
ot tho Bulletin who visited tho
place this morning found the
building completed, thero being
only two Japaneso omployod on
it. Thoy wero whitewashing tho
outsido in a very loisuroly inan
nor. Contractors who bid on
Government work with tho ex
pectation of employing none but
whito labor claim thoy have no
show against thoso who mako a
practico of hiring Japanese work
mon, and will ondeavor to havo a
clause inserted in future govern
ment contracts forbidding tho om
ploymont of Asiatic labor thoreon.
l'ulitt I IlN Nuiilit.
Climato of ovory varioty oxorts
a different inlluonco on tljo da
sires of mankind lor n stimulant.
In coldor zones bevornges of groat
alcoholic strength nro used to n
very much largor degree than in
the tropics. Beor is best suited
to our climato and nono found in
the market is bettor than that
boariug tho brand of "Paust,
Milwaukee." It is browed from
tho host of malt and hops and is
a groat thirst quonchor and invi
gorntor and stimulates tho nerves
and muscles. At tho Royal, Cos
mopolitan and Pacific biiIoohb it
may bo found, cold and puro. Iu
terchangeablo checks aro issued
which may bo used at any of tho
iJklti&atimM JiitjlMM t , (,n jajiu-i.'-.i
THE MISSING MAN fOUND
taki:n iiom: uy as officer
round oil Smith KtM'i'l nml U'nut to
to Srvnri'l I.vt Alou No I:hIm-
nttoim l'r IIIn Artionn.
Captain John Koa of Company
G, National Guard of Hawaii, and
who according to tho morning
piper is in tho habit of doing
three njou's work in tho oflico of
tho Attornoy General for a small
monthly stipend, was found yes
torday afternoon at tho corner of
Hotel and Smith streets by Ollicor
D. Nahoolowa. Tho timo was
just about d o'clock and tho miss
ing man was in tho act of signal
ing to a Chinoso hackmati. Tho
policeman shook hands with Ken,
but tho captain did not seem at
all pleased to sea him and
rather resented tho familiarity.
Ho told the ollicor that ho didn't
want to bo watched and followed
around and that ho preferred to
bo lot severely alone. Tho ollicor,
however, insisted on gotting in
the hack with him and restoring
him to tho bosom of his family,
which was dono. Kea refused to
see tho Attornoy-Genoral or auy
on.o elso and insisted on being
Although Kea has boon acting
quoorly of lato tho fltrongost
ovidenco of insanity so far ad
duced against him is tho state
ment of tho Advertiser that ho
has been doing threo men's work
in tho Attorney-Gouoral's oflico.
If that can bo nrovon it should
result in his prompt committal to
lho friends of John Kens
family aro much annoyed at tho
stntemont mado in tho Advertiser
today that ho was somewhat en
amoured of Kaimi, his wifo's sis
ter. This young woman has been
on Maui with Mrs. Ken during
her ahsonco and returned with her
on Sunday. The real girl in
question, who is supposed to bo
tho cause of John Ken's peculiar
actions, is a halfwhite residing in
tho rear of Kawaiahao church.
Koa reported himself at tho
polico station this morning, per
fectly sobor and apparently in
sound mental condition. He
mado light of tho whole affair but
gavo no explanations of his pro
ceedings. TEACIIIUIS' OUTING.
IM110 ColTrc Iteglou Vlaivnl trick oil
Tho tenchors, excursion to Wni
auae on Saturday last was hearti
ly enjoyed by n largo number of
tho pedagogues, of both sexes,
who took tho trip. A Bulletin
man wont along aud was much
outcrtained, besides bohifj in
structed in matters of public in
terest by tho way. Incidentally,
tho coffoo interests of tho Wninune
couutry woro inquired into nnd
tho roportor was considerably sur
prised to find how far tho matter
of coffee raising has progrossed.
That n lnrgo area, comparatively
speaking, of tho lnnd round "Wni
anao is lirstrnto coffoo lnnd is uu
disputnblo. Results so fnr ob
tained on James Holt's and
othors' plncos show that suc
cess has bcoii reached in the
cultivation of tho fragrant berry
nnd thoro is a lnrgo degree of
enthusiasm oxhibited by the lnnd
owners of that locality as to future
Tho soil is rich, many spots
sholtored outiroly from winds, and
tho climato alf that can ho asked
for. Water is plentiful in most
places and, whoro not, irrigation
On tho trip down Prof. Scott, of
tho Board of Education, noted ns
guardian angel or head luua of
tho lady toachors. Ho was suc
cessful in keeping them from
missing any points of intorest
and tho tram. Howovor, ho lost
1 mouoy on tho contract, as ho had
.jsteui frnttUi mi
f i -.i
mado a wagor with n numbor ot
tho girls that thoy couldn't mko
tho conductor, who is uu exlm
ordinarily yornbro individual,
Tho ladies conspired togethor
and when the train Rtarted
and tho "Cob." camo round
to gather in tickets, tho
first lady passonor, who carried
a Bmall handbag with all df tho
tickets belonging to tho occupants
of tho car, carofully opened it and
selected ono ticket which sho
handed to the official, with n cere
monious bow. Thou sho pnssed
the reticule to tho next maiden,
who followed suit, as did all of
tho passengers. From hand 'to
hand tho recoptaolo passod, each
ono picking out ono tickct'aud
turning tho bag ovor o her
uoighbor. Tho faro collector
finally Biiccumbed, burst into d
roar of laughtor which distorted
his countonanco so that ho
frightened threo childron who
woro sitting in ono corner to such
an extent as to throw two of them
into convulsions and causo tho
third to becomo violently insane.
Prof. Scott paid the forfeit with
out a murmur, 0110 hundred and.
threo dishos of icecream.
A.V AlTl.ltNOON ULAXh.
Tliu llvpiirf mriit Culled Out bj nn
Alarm from llio Depot.
Tho alarm of iiro about 1
o'clock this aftornoon was turned
in from tho railroad dopot. Tho
lire was in a shed in tho renr of a
Chiueso crnckcrbnkory, adjoining
tho residence of T. "W. Rawlins.
Tho bakory in an old brick build
ing but thoro is a wooden shed,
on tho rear nnd tho sido ndjoining
tho Rnwlius house. Tho firo
originnted in the corner of this
shed nmong somo old conl oil
boxes and s hooks for ranking
cracker boxes. It was located
just about n foot from
the window of tho dining-room
window of Mr. RawliuB' houso
and whon seen by his children
was creeping up the sides of tho
shed. The oldest girl had pres-'
onco of mind enough to dash tho
contents of n live gallon can! of
wutor on tho blaze, which checked
it on tho outaidoj and givo tho
alarm. Tho blazing boxes and
shooks woro quickly dragged out
of the shed by thoso who respond
ed aud tho iiro was all out by tho
timo tho engines mado their ap
pearance. NIL-MANX M:nTE.CLI.
lie Hvih 11 loir on tlin licef with
Niemann, tho volunteer soldier
who shot Jack Frye in tho
breast during a drunken row
nbout two weeks ngo, and
who yestordny was allowed to
plead guilty of nu nssuult
with n dendly wenpou, waa this
morning sentenced by Judge do
In Verguo to ono yenr'B imprisou
mont with hnrd labor.
Tho cqbo of Kuumakoli, liquor
soiling, was postponed to tho 21st.
Kaluna Kunilehua plondod
guilty of fniluro to register as re
quired by women of hor class.
Nun JuinueHO Hluiiiiti.
A late numbor ot tho Shanghai
Mercury has tho following item:
Wo havo soon SDecimens of tho
now Japaneso btamps which aro to
bo issued on 1st proximo. Thero
will bo two issues of two stamps
each, tho denominations being 2
and 5 conts. Vermilion is tho
color of thoso of tho smnllei do
nomination aud blue of tho largor.
Ono series has tho portrait of tho
lato Princo Arisugawo, nnd tho
other of tho Into Princo Kitnshirn
kawa who died from fever con
tracted in Formosa, both which aro
beautifully engraved. Both princes
took part in tho lato war.
Miss J omiio B. Miller, a recent
arrival from Glasgow, Scotlnnd,
was married to John Anderson oC
Makawoli plantation at tho Cen
tral Uniou church last night, Rev.
S. S. Palmor officiating.
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