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Will bo received at tho Oilice ot
tho Miniator of tho Interior till 12
o'clock noon of WEDNESDAY,
April 21, 1897, for the construc
tion of tho rotul over Nuunnu
Plans ami Specifications at tho
Oftico of the Superintendent of
Tho tenders are to bo bused up
on tho condition tlmt nt least 50
per cout. of the unskilled laborors
din ployed on this uork arc to con
sist of llawaiians, Americans or
Tho MiaiitPi of tho Inlerioi
does not bind himself to accept
ho lowest or nnv bid.
J. A. KING,
Minister of tho Interior.
Interior Ofiice, April 0, 1897.
Holders of water prlviltwx, or those
pa lug water rate', are hereby noil-fl-!il
Mint the bourn (or irrigation pur
pose are from 6 to 8 o'clock a. m anil
from I to G o'clock i. i.
Bupt Honolulu Water Works.
A proved- J. A. KiMiMiniHtvrof
Honolulu, II. I., April G, 1S97.
Sr; Everjir Bulletin?,
DANIEL LOGAN. Editor.
TUESDAY, AL'lllL (i, 1897.
HAGEY CURE MISSION.
An expedition is on tho oo of
Ipiiriug Honolulu for tho lauds
under1 tho Southern Cross, which
is in the natuie of a philanthropic
niihsion and thus deserving tho
best wishes of all good citizens.
Heforouco is had to tho Hagoy
Institute company that has pas
sago engaged by tho steamer Ma
riposa due within thirty-six hourB
fiom San Francisco bound to tho
Colonies. This expedition goes
to establish in thoso lauds, begin
ning with Now Zealaud, similar
institutions to that which has
done a great service to humanity
in Honolulu, lii tiio few mouths
that it has boon in eiisteiico hero
it has cuied, including the patients
now undergoing the Iniof coin so
of tteatmcut, about one hundred
and thirty men of tho diueaso of
inebriety. Tho exceedingly few
rolnpxos that hao taken
place, it is learned, hai been of
patients who would not confoun
to tho uecossaiy discipline. Many
of thoso who have been lestored to
tho blessed condition of having
sound minds in sound bodies aio
men of nioro than average skill
and tuleut in their vocations, but
who for long periods, befoie avail
ing ot the benefits ot the Institute,
had been incapacitated by subjec
tion to tho drink habit from use-'
InliiHrtK to themselves, their famt-'
lies and tho community. That
the stiaugers who founded the
Hsgoy Institute in Houolulu
have thomselves confidence in tho
peinianoney ot its work, and hold
good faith toward tho community
now at their departure, is evi
denced in a conclusive way by
their roliuning h laigo proportion
ot tho capital stock of the enter
prise foi it is conducted on strict
business principles also by tlioir
subscription of a consideroblo
nuiouut to its peimaiient building
fund. Uiudlieaded business
men of the community havo
evinced similar coufidonco in
tho work ot tho Institute by
co-opoiating with the founders in
forming n joint stock corporation
for tho perpetual maintenance of
the Institute, together with the
full development of its social
features thot havo proved a most
important auxiliary of tho cmo
proper.' Thoro is no reason to
doubt that the Hagey Iustituto
will coiurnond itself to tho coun
tenance of tho best .people in tho
couutiies to which this expedition
is destined. Whatever successes
may bo nouiored by tho company
in its travels will reflect a degrco
of credit upon Honolulu, as two
of its members arc bright aud
keen men of buBinoss hailing
from this city in midoceun.
Some idea of the bold step in
currency reform boiug taken by
Japan may bo gained from tho'
particulars of tho measure givou
elsewhere-. An Oriental exchange,
tho Shanghai Mercury, gives the
opinions of several papors, both
English aud native, in Japan on
tho subject. Thoso that oppose
tho present odministration make
vaiious objections to tho measure.
Japan should have awaited action
on tho part of western nations, or
sought advice from them, beforo
moving. Sho ought also to havo
consulted with China and Corca so
as, if it were possible, to havo thoso
neighbors tako concuircnt action
with herself. These things they
say, also that the standard adopted
gives a gold coinago inflated, re
latively to .silver, by seven or
oight yen in the 200. Moreover,
it is held by tho objectors that
the national loans should bo read
justed beforo the now currency
comes into voguo, for there is no
reason why Jnpau should pay
fivo percent on Lor bonds after
tho gold standard is adopted. On
tho other hand, tho Government
piess urges tho Cabinet to disre
gard any clamor raised by the
opposition papers. They on
deavor to throw discredit on
tho scheme lest tho adoption
of gold monometallism should add
to tho stability of tho Matsukata
Cabinet. The only course open
to tho Cabinet is to rosolutoly
carry out tho schemo. It does
seem exceedingly courageous,
almost to tho point of foolhardi
uess, for Jnpau to exactly double
tho ratio of silver to gold, from
tho standard that holds in tho
United States currency. Her
ruling statesmen may, howevpr,
havo taken thin high ('round nftei
an uHtuto survey of tho universal
situation, fiom which it might
easily be concluded thot inter
national binii'tallism is doomed
for nu indefinite penod to be
inoioly on ncadeniic proposition.
They may also, it can be readily
imagimd, have counted upon
Japan's action as landing materi
ally to tho prolonged relative de
pression of silvei, so that the
standard they havo adopted should
bo likely to bo truo to market
values, to all visiblo intents and
purposes, permanently. Japan in
this currency revolution is cer
tainly to bo admired for hor inde
pendence. Hor statesmen could
see that tho most prosperous na
tions aro thoso maintaining a gold
slandaid, ul .hy .-dmuM Ua
not adopt it as a moans of en
suring their own country's good
financial standing ? And while
they vvoro about its adoption thoro
seems no reason why they should
havo invited financial troublo,
joined with ground of political
dissension, for tho future
by . giving their subsidiary
coinago a fictitious value
simply because other countries
had found that currency of theirs
depreciated in tho silver dolugo.
The Japanese Government, how
ever, ought oven at n saciificoto
the national tioasury provide, in
conjunction with tho uow gold
stnuduid, protection against loss
to its people upon their holdings
ot old currency silver at the pass
age of tho eiiactmeut. It will bo
seen that provision is made for
oxchango of tho old currency for
n limited period, but it is not
clear flint people of small iupiuih
nro safeguarded against cinching
by capitalists in tho process.
An insertion in ado in the call
for tenders for constructing tho
Pnli road indicates a now do
parturo that will bo hailed with
satisfaction by all friends of tho
Government. It is a condition
that fifty peicent of tho unskilled
labor must bo either white or
nntivo. This, it may bo hoped, is
the beginning of tho oucl of cheap
John work for tho nation at largo.
Note Thcne I'rltr.
Tho pricoB on dress goodB that
aro uow boiug sold ot tho Templo
of Fashion nro something marve
lous. Just uoto theeo: laco or
gandies formerly 5 yards 1, now
8 yards 81, piiuted laco goods
formerly 7 ynuls 81.10, now 10
yards SI; crotons formerly o jards
81, now 10 yards SI, 'and thoso
that were formerly 12 yards for
SI aro now 20 ynuls SI; lotos dim
ity formorly 5 yards 81, uow 8
yards Si; black cashmeres former
ly Sl.fiO per ynid now 90,:; mus
lins, figured, dotted nnd striped,
formerly 20c nnd 23c, now going
llevoio "Granite" Garden Hoso
is exhibited in tho window ot the
Pacific Hardwaro Co. They show
a sample of this hose, which has
boon in constant uso for six
The arrival of the last Aus
tralia was greeted with a mjjIi
ot relief from the whole com
munity. The umiMullv lonsj in
terval between mails had nude
people quite anxious, and tum
ors of war and other political
disturbances were flying as
thick as leaves in Vallambrosa.
The encouraging news of the
)robable passage of the Ding
ey bill, imposing a duty on all
oreign sugars while preserving
or Hawaii nei the advantages
of the Reciprocify Treaty, glad
dened the hearts of all, planters
as well as merchants, who pre
dict a new era of prosperity
and progress for these beauti
ful Isles of the Pacific. News
was also brought of the knock
ing out of Champion Jim Cor
bett by his sturdy opponent
The "Tribune Bicycle"
knocks them all out. Like the
Roman tribunes of old, it stands
on a pinnacle of fame, elevated
above all others, and like Fitz
simmons it beats all the other
1 he 9 AvoiJEL is the acme
of perfection in wheels; it has
no equal. We received a num
ber of them by this Australia
and can furnish them in black,
royal, blue or maroon.
The Sager Pneumatic Saddle
is recognized as the best for
ease and comfort;, no disease
of the spine or jar to your nerves
if you ride this saddle.
The Stodder Puncture
less Tire is impenetrable by
glas, nails, thorns, pins, etc ,
and yet it retains all the elastic
and resilient qualities. Every
i ire guaranteed lor one year.
In addition to the above we
handle the Zimmy, Stormer
and other bicycles and cairy a
full line of M. & W. Tires,
Rims, Handle Bars in wood
and nickel, Bells, Cyclometers,
Come and inspect our new
Hawaiian Ilaidware Co.
no. 307 fort street,
Opposite Spreckols' Bank. "
A Comfortable Nouee containlwjO
rnnme, oltiule In Killhl, neur Ku
tni'luiiuelm School. Stslile room for
three Iioi.il'.-, currlagt? ami HnrvnntVi
qmirtcrn, lnrno kioiiikI well jiliuitetl
wltli HhruliliorleH. Anplv to
A V CJKAH,
f)77-'U 210 King street.
Once a Year
Once a Year
Once a Year
E?" at inr
Nuunnu and King Strcots.
Each day adds n number of
menibniB to our popular
Club ono and two drow last
Saturday. Club three is rapid
ly filling up. Tho same en
tliUHiosiu as of old exists, all
el ibbcs ato anxious to join, bo
cause it is a clear saving of
You Throw Away
BoHltlf'fl nnntlinr vital nninf
adds to the popularity, and that
tnat wo uo not mako it
obligatory to tako a watch, but
nuow you to soioct any ono or
inoro nrticles in tho storo, no
matter in what lino. Could
anything bo fairer to you?
Wo want to say right hero,
thai wo will bank up any and
every articlo selected in our
club with tho samo full and
comploto guarantee which goes
with OTory piece of goods sold
in tho store. You tako no risk
whatever. Wo take it all.
H. F. Wic3iijiai)
Ou and after April 1st. Dtn. Cooper
& Huymond will occupy the otllut-B of
Dr McGrew on llolol street. Olllco
hours fiom 8.30 to 10 u. m , 1 :30 to 3
and 7 to 8 p. in. Telephone No 154.
Hotel St., near Fort. Tel. 3C2.
We, the members of the Board of Health of. tjjetf l-
City and County of San Francisco, assoW'
Cordially approve and recommend the "
Royal Baking Powder. It is absolutely
pure and healthful, composed of the best
ingredients, of the highest strength and
- In our judgment it is impossible
make a purer or stronger Baking Powder
than the Royal.
Jos. R. Davidson, M. D.
Henry M. Fiske, M. D.
Chas. McQuesten, M. D.
T. J. Letournex, M. D.
Members San Francisco "Board of Health. ,
The Manufacturing Harness Co.
lort nnd King Streets.
Ti:r i i-imsr 22S. p. o. Ii. 322.
OUH SPJECILTY IS
Fiztc Handmade Harness, Etc.
ES,. Wo keep in stock and sell no "oods except
OUR OWN MANUFACTURE.
!?.,- - fc.
THEDAMP COLOR OFX
THIS BRAND IS SIMPLY OiYlKS
TO THE CATS CEMS ROASTED
WHILE ALL OTHEff Bh'AXDTAtt I,
STEAMED. THE KOASTtmL
GIVES A PCUUAR 1?-
DEUCffTTUL RICH FLArilAS2rZ
5tVJRra.opB;SANFRANCISC0CAL ' AS GOOD
are clothes cranks,
in that thoy foel
no clothes aro godd
clothes savo tailors' clothes.
mako good clothes,
but charge too
much for tho goodness.
Goodnoss is an incident.
lack tho incideut,
oveu when tho tailor
charges for it. Samo
cloth, same make,
with incideut, for half
tailors prico our way.
9 Hotel Street : : WaYCflCy BlQCl
We Make Shirts to Order.
Notice of Removal.
On and after April 1st, C. V. E.
Dove, Surveyor ami Civil Engineer,
will occupy his New Olllce in the
C'Miiphell JiliHik, np.stulrp, iibxtto tho
olllce ot the lilsliop Estate. 573-lw
J. J. COUGIIL1N.
- lTVrffc Z. ' -.HBkSV
SSL -r&U N
,7 COASTAPENTSW.3. are
"X. ' "V .7. Y --
Including a Fine Line of
In large variety. Also
Etc., Etc., Etc.
foh sam: II V
fl. W. pGpdonf!
Von Holt Blouk, King Street.
Oue Tmo l'maily Cnninf-a Homo war
ranted to 1 6 i kunila nuliuul. Apply to
W. W. WHIG11T,
63-hv Tort street.
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