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HONOLULU, H. I., TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 1897.
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'THIS EVENING-, Janu
TDonald Y, Qralian,
Tie Well-known Con
Bnitxhuk . Maifmlt
jjQr Full program to bo an
1ST Snlo of reserve seats will open at
WALL, NICHOLS CO. store tomorrow
juoraJug, nt 9 A. M. 512-tI
The Honolulu Sanitarium
1032 King Street.
A Quiet, Homelike Place, where Trained
Nurses, Massaae, "Swedish Movement,"
Hathn, Electricity and Physical Training
may bo ohtnineri.
P. 8. KELLOGG, M. D
Telephone 639. Superintendent.
Hawaiian Quintette Club.
Will provido First-class Muslo for Jlo
ctptlon, Pici.ios, LuaiiB, Graud Halls, oto.,
cto. All ordets yiven prompt attention,
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VhHiiiiIiIc Itritirt Irom Priifmur Kof
bile mi (lip HcMiltNoMIIt Work
In the IalnudK.
"When a Bulletin ropresenta
tiro called ou Commissioner Mars
den at tho .bureau ot Agriculture
Lthis morning that pentlemau was
in a pock of 'trouble. Some time
since .bo notified tbe public
through tbo newspapers that those
who wished to procuro some fine
Guatemala coffee seed could hear
of something to their advantage.
This was that he had mado ar
rangements to procuro a supply
of tho best seed from a reliable
person in Guatemala and that he
would take orders for the same nt
I a certain price. Tho orders enmo
I all right but the price didn't, and
I that wos what worried tho Com
I miesiouer today. "Hero I
have orders for threo or four
hundred pounds of coffee,"
ho said to tho reporter, "aud theso
peoplo expect mo to pay for it, pay
the freight, look after it when it
arrives and wait six mouths for
my money. 1 can't do it ou my
present salary and the Bureau of
Agriculture has no money for the
purpose. However, I shall order
by Friday's steamer a small lot
for those plnnters who have sent
tho money with their orders, and
tho red will bnve to go without.
If you know nnyone else who
wants any Guatemala coffee for
seed, tell them to come and leave
their orders with me before to
night nnd bring some money
Mr. Mnrsdon is engaged in mak
ing out his roport to
the Presidont of tho work
accomplished by his bureau dur
ing tho past year. As none of
theso reports will bo printed this
year, he is making it shorter than
he otherwise would, especially as
an elaborate roport from ProfoB
sor Koebolo will bo incorporated
in it. In this report which alone
occupios moro than twonty pages
of closely typewritten matter,
Professor Koobelo gives an ex
haustive review of tho work ao
complished by him sinco his
sojourn in tho islands and tho
work yet to bo dono. Ho also
gives a full list and description
of all tho plant destroying para
sites to be found hero and thoir
enemies, with inudhgonoral infor
mation about thorn. Mr. Mars
den considors Professor Koobelo's
roport so valuablo that ho will
niako an offort to havo it printed
in pamphlet form for frco distri
bution. Citizens' Auiinl Meetings.
At meetings held last night by
three companies of the Citizens'
Guard, tho following officers were
Company 1 J. 0. Loronzen,
captain; J. A. Gilmnn, first liouten
ant; W. O. Atwnter second lieut
onant. Company 2- F. J. Lowrey,
captain; Goorgo P. Castle, first
lioutennnt; H. F. Wichman, second
Company G W. P. O'Brien,
captain; D. W. MoNiohol, first
lieutenant, George Hawkins, sec
Jlaetj Institute Concert.
An entertainment will bo givon
by tho Hngoy social club in tho
Y. M. 0. A. hall Thursday, Janu
ary 28, at 8 p. m. Tho following
well known talont will assist in
tho ontortainment: Mrs. Mon
tague Turner, Mrs. Walbridgo,
Mrs. W. W. Hall, Miss Kato Mo
Grow, Miss Lovo and Messrs. J.
W. Yurndley, J F. Brown, Mont
eagle and Wm. Lovo. No chnrgo
for admission; tho public cordially
invited. Tho program will bo
THERMOMETERS GO DOWN
this ?wiimw: was i'iik ciiMiisr
l" MANY Yl'.AK.
A WreUirr Sluiri' i opliilmi of Hie
I'rencnt I'ocullur Atinusilirrlc
Couilltlmm A Ntorm Nl'r. I
Most of tho themomoters in Ho
nolulu went down to a lower notch
this morning than evor before, tho
exceptions being a few instruments
that wore here in 18G5, for siiico
that year the atmosphere has novor
beon so cold as it was this morn
ing. At 3&0 this morning tho ther
mometer registered 52 degrees at
Frank Brown's residenco. At
6:30 it was 54. It was 52 at a
number of plnces nt Waikiki. At
Cecil Brown's residence at 7:30,
with tho buu shining ou the porch
ou which the thorinomoter hung, it
At Chief Justico Judd's homo
in Nuuauu vnlley he has a self
rogistornig theiiuometor. Ho was
surprised to find Unit it hud fid
len to 53 degrees eomo time
during tho night. Muuy other
thermometers lu different poi tiout,
of the pity registoied 52, 53 oi 51
degrees, either of thoso figuies
being lower than any recorded
tempornturo in years.
Discussing the peculiar weather
this morning with a Bulletin
reporter Mr. Frauk Brown mud
tho lowest temperature over re
corded iu this city was in 1875
when tho Trausit of Vouub
party were here. Their in
struments modo the record
1G degrees, sinco which there
has boon no such cold spell us the
present. Mr. Brown is a very
close obsorvor of the weather and
climatic conditions geuornlly. Ho
is getting to bo of tho opinion that
our climate is gradually getting
colder, or else as ho face
tiously observed, "tho islands
aro drifting north." Tho baro
meter soems to bo on a go-ns-you
please racket up in tho morning
and down in tho afternoon. Ho
can only account for tho present
variable woathor on tho theory
that a rotary storm is iu
progress soraowhore near
these islauds, of which
wo aro liablo to got tho tail oud.
Thoso peculiar storms always avoid
tho islands according to Mr.
Brown's observations, and we on
ly got their beginning or wind
up. The electric storiu which do
vnetated a portion of Kapiolaui
park last year was local and of an
ontiroly different nature to the
rotary hurricanes which aro mot
with between those islands and
Japan, ono of which is probably
now raging not very far away
from the islands.
Mr. Brown says the coldest
woathor ho romombers in tho isl
ands was when ho was living at
his father's placo nt Waialua, but
be does not remember tho yoar.
Ho doos romombor, howovor, that
tho thermometer registered 42
there and at Ewa whilo tho Tran
sit of Venus party woro horo.
He is well convinced that a storm
is brewing for these islands in tho
noxt day or two, and still holds to
tho view that it will bo wind in
Senator Wilcox says some cold
weather has beon oxporioucod on
Kauai tho past fow days, but about
58 degrees is tho lowest ho noted.
The southwest squall of Saturday
passed over Kauai, but with very
little rain. At Lihuo thero was
no rain at all, instead tho sky wns
nbsolutely roddoned with dust.
A curious baromotor is used in
Gormnuy nnd Switzerland. It is
a jar of water with a frog and a
littlo stepladdor in it. When tho
frog comeB out of tho water and
sits on tho stops n rainstorm will
Tho Artograph is a valuablo
aid to anyono wishing to loam to
sketch from nature without an in
structor. Pneo S8.00. King Bros,
havo them for eulo.
FIVE CENTS WHOLE TRIP
A:OTJII-.It 1IVCMOV AMM.NHT THE '
HAM AIIANTUAIUWAYNtOHPANY. I
iitj IiiiiiicIIoii llltsnlveil-tlvoree
Jrrlir AiiriM-imtii, Tries
fur I tilril lilvurrr. I
Judge Perry tendered judg
ment ou the petition of Kcalinlia
for letters of administration on
tho estate of his daughter, Ema
lia Karri. Ho disallowed tho peti
tion ony,tho following grounds:
l'ho provision ot perpetuity in a
deod frqm Emalin Kani to Maka
aud others wns void. This loft a
foo simple iu tho grantees, tho
brothers and sister of tho grantor.
Ono of the minors having do
ceased after tho death of tho
mother leaving tho father tho solo
heir, ho takes one quarter of tho
estate, tho othor three-quarters
being vested in the threo brothors,
tho other grantees. Thero there
fore being no property in tho
deceased to be adminibtercd upon,
the potitiou is diballowed. Cusllu
Justice Whiting is author of a
uuuiumous decision of the
Supieme Court on the writ of
error of rlnwniiitn Tramways Co.
vs. C. V. Sturdevnnt. It is against
the tramways, the Court establish
ing tho followiug ns law: "A
person tmvi ling ou the trnmcars
of the Hawaiian Tramways Co.
from u point ou King street west
erl,v leaving tho car at tho corner
of King nnd Nuuanu streets nud
taking tho Nuunnu street car go
ing northerly, is not required to
pay an additional tare of live cents
wheu boaidiug the second car.
Tho pussenger's first place of
boarding the car and the placo of
his destination on Nuunnu street
nro both within tho termini for
which tho statute allows only a
charge of five cents." llobertaon
for plaintiff in error; Kiuuoy &
Ballou for defendant iu error.
George Bicknoll Groig, oxecut
or and truwteo under tho will of
William Greig, has mado answer
to the petition of James Bickuell,
iu his owu right, aud . E. Me
Iutyre aud Jauo Walker, executor
and executrix of the will of J. S.
Walker, to wind up tho estate of
Goorge liickuoll, who died in Ho
nolulu in 1881 owning a half in
terest iu the partnership of Groig
& Bickuell, which owned Fanning
Island and Washington Islaud in
the South Soas, and conducted tho
business of manufacturing copra
aud selling guauo. It is asked
that tho appointment of trustees
for tho winding up of tho ostato
bo loft to tho High Commission
er's Court of tho Western Pacific,
presided over by Sir J. B. Thurs
ton, the British Governor of Fiji.
Respondent, Groig, admits every
allegation of tho petition and con
sents to a decree being mado in
occord with it.
Judgo Perry has rendered a
docision on tho bill for speci
fic performance of Piipiiln
ni vs. George Houghtniling and
0. J. McCarthy. It will bo ro
niemboicd that Piipiilaui com
plained that ho had iu 18SG con
veyed real estato to Houghtailiug,
upon tho representation that it
was tho only moanB of his getting
out of jail whero he was confined
undor sontonco to pay a fino of
$303, and upon tho promiso also
that Houghtniling would reconvoy
tho proporty to him without valu
ablo consideration; that aftor his
reloaso under thoso oircumstancos,
Houghtailinp convoyed to him
tho use for lifo of a portion of tho
lands and covenanted to pay him
an annuity of $120 for tho re
mainder of his lifo, but that
Houghtniling had sinco sold all
of the proporty without notico
for a valuable considera
tion, and out of the proceeds had
loaned McCarthy S4500. Ho pray
od for an injunction on McCar
thy against repaying Houghtailiug
tho debt, and for having tho Hum
Continued on 6th raije.
FRED YAThS' PORTRAITS
V.V Vtl.W AT T1IK KlI.OII.l.VA
AHT LKAUtli: TONK1HT.
riclure nrinl Nrmunnii l'nliilcd nl
Oik: Mtlliiir ii Nxliirilxy I.h"
r..r ilm Inliiiiiluti Club. I
Thoro aro few painters of noto
who work moro rapidly than
Fred Yates, tho artist who has
been sojourning iu Honolulu for
tho pnst two or threo months.
During his stay horo ho has paint
ed about thirty portraits aud two
or threo landscapes, nearly all of
which now adorn tho walls of tho
Kilohana Art Loaguo, whore thoy
will bo on viow to members and
invited guests this aud tomorrow
evening from 8 to 10 o'clock.
Tho list of paintings on ex
hibition is givon below, with cor
1. Poncil sketch of Mr. Henry
2. Poi trait of Mr. Tom May.
3. Portrait of Mrs. Day.
1. Portrait of Mr. Frank
5. Portrait of Mrs. S. G.
G. Portrait of Mrs. Bico.
7. Study of an Hawaiian boy.
8. Evening. Loaued by Mr.
Jas. G. Sponcor.
8 a. Portrait of Hon. Paul
Neumann. This was painted at
ono hour's sitting on Saturday
last and is to bo presontcd by Mr.
Yates to tho Bohemian Club of
, 0. Landscapo. Loaned by Mr.
Jas. U. oponcer.
10 Portrait of Dr. McKibbiu,
tho property of and loaned by tho
11. Portrait ot Mrs. Pauahi
Bishop, loaned by Hon. S. M.
12. Portrait of Iter. O. M.
13. Portrait of Judgo A. S.
1-1. Portrait of President Dolo.
15. Miss Julietto Hartwoll, a
10. Portrait of Mr. Tom May.
17. Portrait of Mary Yates,
tho artist's littlo daughter. This
picturo Was painted in ono hour
and fivo tuiuutos.
18. Portrait of littlo Dorothy
Wood, daughter of Dr. and Mrs.
0. H. Wood.
19. Tho Gravo of Jules Tavor
nior. To bo prosontod to tho Bo
liomiam Club of San Fraucieco.
20. A Nativo Hut.
21. Tho Storm Cloud.
22. Tho Spirit of Hawaii.
21. Native Huts, Waikiki.
25. The Pali.
20. Algeroba Troos. Loaned
by Mr. Jas. G. Sponcor.
27. Portrait of Mr. Goorgo Al
frod Rogers. This picture was
exhibited at tho Pans Salou in
28. Portrait of MadnmodaMau
rior. Painted in London and ox
hibited at tho Society of Portrait
Painters iu that city iu 1895.
In ndditiou to tho above list,
which nro nlrendy hung nnd num
bered, thoro are a fow moro to
coino in during tho afternoon,
among thorn a portrait of Mr. Jas.
Iu tho abovo list all but threo
of the picturos woro painted iu
Honolulu, the exceptions boing
thoso of Goorgo Alfred Rogors,
Madame du Maurier and Miss
Hartwoll. Tho latter was douo
in San Francisco.
Professor P. II. Dodgo and O.
W. Dickey aro assisting tho artist
in arraugmg and hanging tho pio
turos for tho exhibition this ovon
Cook's Music Ncliool
Has movod into splondid qunrt
ora ou tho second floor of Lovo's
now building, Fort stroot. Theso
rooms nro finoly arranged for tho
purpose, arid Professor Cook will
bo glad to meet both old nud now
fnoes at nny tiino.
QUEEN'S HOSPITAL Ij
STiTisritN uk Tin: institution
i'ok 1111: imnt M'.ak.
'utlninlltl- nl I'atlrnts Treated nnd
Itlril-nl'.rnsrM mill lulurlrs
Thoro wero 72 patients in tho
Qucou'b Hospital on Jnnuary 1,
189G, and G85 wero admitted during
the year, making tho total nuinbor
of patients treated 757, ns ngninst
GG1 iu 1895, 055 in 1894, 723 in
1893 aud 5G9 in 1892.
Nationalities of tho patients wero
as follows: 352 Unwaiians, 107
Japanoso, 70 Portuguese, 60
United States, 38 Chinese, 3-1 Gor
ninn, 32 English, 13 Irish, 8 Cana
dian, 7 Scottish, 7 Swedish, G
Norwegian, 5 Nova Seotian, 3
Mauilan, 3 Bohomian, 2 of Capo
Verdo Islands, 2 Finland, 2 Aus
trian, nnd one each of Brnzil,
Chili, Denmark, Enst India,
Frnuce, Hungary, Mexico, New
Zealand, Russia aud West Indies.
The number of deaths, G9, in a
total ot 757 patieule, gives n per
centage of 9 11, ns ngninst 9.33 in
1895, 11.14 in 1894,9 82 in 1893
nnd 11.(50 in 1892. Tho causes o
death woio: Abdominal injury 1.
bronchitis 1, bums 2, cancer ot
stomach 1, cancer of thront 1, .
obral homorrhago 1, congestion of
lungs 1, curoniu nephritis 1, dy
sentery 4, empyemin 1, ondoenr
ditis 1, enteritis 1, fever typhoid 8,
fovor intermittent 1, gangrene 1,
gunshot wound 1, hemiphlegin 1,
meningitis 4, paresis 2, phthisis
11, peritonitis 1, pyomia 1, peri
carditis 1, pericardial effusion 2,.
pneumonia 4, railroad injnrv 1,
sarcouia bladder 1, neck 1, tlngu.
1, scorbutus 1, septicemia 3, syphi
lis 1, uremia 2, valvular lieirt
Of thoso dying tho nationalities
woro: Hawaiian 2G, Japauese 17,
Chineso G, Portugueso 5, United
States 4, Canadian 2, Irish 2, Gor
man 2, nnd 1 each of England,
Now Brunswick, Norway, !n-o-tonga
Tho diseases treated woro fever
GG, rheumatism 3G, beriberi 2,
debility 8, ulcors.cyBts and tumors
7G, syphilis 72, gonorrhea 40;
diseases of the eye, oar and noso
30, nervous system 30, circulatory
system 20, absorbent system 25,
respiratory system 85, digestive
Bystom 78, cutaneous system 14,
urinary nnd generntivo Bystom 55,
organs of locomotiou 14 nud of
collular tissues 7; injuries and
ncoidenta 87 and alcoholic nud
other poisonings 12.
By mouths thoso treated wero
141 in Jauuary, 130 in February,
135 in Maroh, 128 in April, 141
in May, 134 in Juno, 123 in July,
117 iu August, 115 in Soptomber,
118 in Octobor, 139 in November
nnd 139 in Docembor. Tho daily
nvorago for tho year was 71.
Payments from patients amount
ed to $10,787.25, and current ex.
ponsos to 37,450.03.
Thoro wero 31 mnior nnd 77
minor operations nud 11 p"st
mortom examinations. Of tho
major operations 1 wnB for an
eurism, 3 for cauoer, 2 for en
nuclation of tho oye,l for excision
of coceyx, 3 tor hemorrhoids, 2
for hernia, 1 for hydrotorax, 2 f r
laparotomy, 2 for porinoal section,
5 for porineorraphy, 3 for reflec
tions ankle, clavicle, jnwhono,
3 for trephining aud 0 for ampu
tation finger 1, leg 3 nnl' toes 1.
Tho foreign statistics nro collat
od from tho annual roport of J. F.
Eokardt, superintendent of tho
Kannlliiui tiilnleto Club.
This club of firstolass mini
cians is propnrcd to furnish tho
best of music for balls and parties.
Tho olub has a fino quartette of
vocalists in which is tho popular
Bingor, Bonnio Jones. Ocd t
may bo 1 jft at Wall, Nichols On.
or with P. Silva at W. O. Atbi'u
oilioo ou woet Kiug street.
in' a" lififriliyitfiil'iiifrf'i'iii-iiFMt' 'fa r MlfoiL r' Mt