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ITIf 0L1TAH HUT CO.
108 KINO STREET.
O. .T. Wallkh Manaoeii.
WHOLESALE AND HETAIL
CONSTANTLY ON HAND.
Mefoopolita Teafs (Jo.
mm up 104!
The Central Meat Market
214 NutUNU Street.
For Your Clioico
Refrigerated .-. Meat?
Always on Hand. Orders
promptly undcaiclully attend
cd to. . j
By Each Steaaier.
Table .'. Delicacies
A specialty at
VOELLER & CO.'S,
20 BerotanU Street, Wariurj Blook.
tST Telephone C80 -a
Wholesale and Retail Groceries.
515 & 517 Fort St., Honolulu
Telophoner 22 P.O. Box 470
Commissioner of Deeds
State Of California.
Having been appointed mid commissioned
a Commissioner of Deeds for tho State of Cal
ifornia, I am prepared
To administer and certify oatlis.
To take and certify depositions and affida
vit!. To take and certify the acknowledgment or
proof ot powers of attorney, mortgages,
transfers, grants, deeds or other Instrument!
A. V. GEAR,
Telephone 850. alO King Street.
Pioneer Building and
Assets July, 1S9G, $100,646.15
llonoy Loaned on Approved Security.
A SuviuRS ll.mk for Monthly Deposits.
Houses Built ou the Monthly Installment
Thirteenth Series of Stoolt now open.
Tor fuitUur pnrliculars apply to
A. V. GEAR, Secretary.
Chamber of Commerce Booms.
Office hourslCO-l s30 l'.M. 373-tf
J. S. WALKER, ,
GcNr.iiAi. Auent rou Hawaiian Islands.
lloyal Insurance Company.
Allunee Ahhuiuuco Company.
AllUuco Marine ami General Assurance
Sun Life Absiuitoco Company of Canada.
Wllbcluit of Madgehuru; Insurance Com
pany. Scottish Union and Nutioiml Iusurnuco
Koom 1!! SpreckeU Hloek, Honolulu, II. 1.
General MniwKer of
The Equitable Life Assurance Society
Of the United State for the Hawaiian
Orruvti Merchant street, Honolulu.
Vuluablo Busiuoss Properly on
Nuuanu streot, bringing a good
Sovoral Lots near Punchbowl
and nt MakJki, tbo Choicest Rosi
denco Proporty in tho oity. A
porfeot riovr from Diamond Head
to Ewa, Honolulu and Harbor.
Four Houses and Lots on Punch
bowl street, only five minutes
walk from tho Post OlHco.
We also havo Comfortable
Houses for sale on easy terms si
tuated on tho following streets;
Lunalilo, Kinau, Kukui, Has
singer, Borotania, Young, Vic
toria, Green, Thurston Avenue,
Funahou, Liliha and Nuuanu.
Building Lots in all parts of tho
city on the instalment plan. -
Seroral woll establiahed Lodg
CoiToo Lauds ou Hawaii and a
Pinoapplo llancli with limojaud
other fruit trees noar Honolulu.
210 King Streot.
A. V. Gear & Co,
.... AND ...
general Business Agents
Loans Negotiated and Collections
Stocks Bought and Sold.
Books Andited nnd Accounts Adjusted.
Bills Bought and Nolas
Discounted, ' .
Fire Dnd Life Insurance Ageqfc
CLCCTniC HAT KIU.INO.
Tim Mratrrlr nf tlio Current 1m Murh
l-nr tlir U.l.-iit.
Klivtrlrlty l mill) Irvmuitiirn very use
fill tlilnir in Its wny Tlir- trlrit .,- t.
llttllX. Ill Ml !.l Clly H II- V ll I,, t,
rnl. The lienienl of tin lmu Is Inf rt
rd with rodents, vl kli Irmi little rvs.rt
for property nnd m' tlir liiaiibitliiginntcrl'
nt off vrlrv nnd tin fnt'y siilxtnticr itlsiut
tlio elcetrlenl nmehliii-s for dessert. At thin
electrical establishment It takes B6,000
ohms nf electricity nnd nt least three, men
to dlspntch n rnt. This Is tho innnner of
tlielr dentil. Wlmn n rollsr rnt Is CAiiftht
by tlm jmwsi In it steel tmp, tho trnp 14
brought up Mnlrs, ciirufiilly carried by tlm
ohaln nt. nrm's length, for n collnr rnt will
fight, nnd Us lilto Is unwholesome. Thn
electrlclnn then coimi fortvnrd with n
MUKiirtic bell iiinchiiui, n sort of yotinu: ilj
niuno, with u re.Utiinoo of 35,000 ohms.
To tho machine nro nttnebed two long In
Tho rnt U laid on nn Iron plnta. A mini
tales nno wire and nppllos the uncovered
end to tho Iron pinto. Tho man who Is
looking nfler tho rnt takes the other wire
nud poke tho rot with tho buns end of It,
The rnt resents this, of course, nnd bltw
nt tho wire. Tho man with the machine
grinds Industriously until tho boll rlns,
which It doe when n reslstnneo of 05,1)00
ohms is reached. The exasperated rat bltw
nt the wire, nnd, quicker than yon enn
sny ".Tnok lloblnmn," he Is dead. Hut Ills
taking off lias nmounted almost to a funo
tlon. They also have nn electrical method of
catching rots In tho electrician's collur. A
large, squttro pinto of Iron Is placed on tho
floor, nnd nbovo It another plate, not so
large, and separated from tho other nt the
dlstanoo of an Inch or so by porcelain In
sulators. To cnoh pinto Is nttaohod n wire
connected with n dynamo liavlug n 1,000
volt alternating current. On the upper
iron pinto Is scattered n seductive luncheon
of bacon rinds, old cheese nnd tallow. The
mouths of the ruts down In the doepist
holes begin to water when tho odor of the
feast permeates to thorn, and they come
flocking to It.
When a rat steps on the lower plate, the
current has no effect on him, but the In
stant ho puts Ids paws on the upper plate
to renrh for tho idieese the full force of the
electricity reucln imiry parr of hl sinewy
liody, and, coutmctlug It suddenly, hhoots
him Into the air lu somcr-mults. The other
ruts, observing this, think bo Is jumping
for Joy und hasten to the feast. One after
the other they nro shot Into the air and
full to the floor stunned, when they nrc
easily captured nnd killed '1 Uus It Is Unit
solemn lewis Itself lo even w humble an
occupation as rat killing. ft. Lwuli
Jiut lirtwern Cltlci.
"Perhaps you are not uwaro," suid
Uio placid Keiitlnmnn wlrli tbo whita
tie, "that Philadelphia erected luoro
buildings lust year than Chicugo?"
"Dormitories?" askod tho fat gentle
man with tho lurgo iliiunond and tho
soft hat. IudJiuKipolis Journal.
How It ltccitn.
"Vcs,"nald Bluebeard in explana
tion, "it becumo a Mirt of habit. Tho
first ono, though, got it txx:nuso of a
propensity shn liad for making puns iu
connection with tho color 'nf my whisk
ers und tlm wind." Cincinnati Kn
quiror. Tttnperstlte Nam.
Wallace What U that you nro read
ing; fco intoreftcilly? I havo spkeu to
you twico without you hearing uio.
l'Vrry One of yam Jones' cennons.
Whut u pitAi flghlur that fellow would
hao madu! Ciuuiiuiati Kuquircr.
A irsU'ss iuf-t.
Rector I wonder if Bullion will ffivo
us u subscription for our misjiouury
Assistant No; his daughter has juft
luorriod a duke. Town Topics.
Can You Siiy Tlii'in?
A svau bwum Hith swift fvet,
A hUck 9W.in rllin i
Swift swum swhii hwect.
Swim, swan, swlmt
Two toniN, totally tired, -
Tried to trot to town.
Tin. firt flu) ml u fuded frrak
And lUmn n funny frown.
Mrs. Smith's flub sauoa shop
(Stands on HbMrwsbury hill.
Mrs. Hultli, with lior suueu crop,
bh stands at tho sill.
Flapping tinned flying flili
Forty fathoma fresh:
Grarttd giMttfl, (lrlpplng dish,
Frashly frld flesh.
New York Prut.
Thero aro two reaBous why
people nro now paying car faro
all tho way from Waikiki to tho
Palnma Grocery and back. Reason
1. It is tho only plnco ou tho
Islands whoro tho celebrated Sal
vation Army tea is sold. Benson
2. After payiug car faro both
ways patrons find thoy aro monny
in pocket by dealing at this "livo
nnd let live" ostabliehmont. "Wo
also deliver goods botweon Dia
mond Head und Moanaluu free.
Oppouilo Railway depot, Kiny
streot. To!. 755.
That picturo in Kiug Bros',
window which bus attracted so
much attontion is not tho portrait
of nnyono hero.
Kiiif? Broi. havo jhhI reeoived n
pow lot of lidsuo pnpor, window
nolns, Bnsh rods, artists' matorials,
picturo frames, oto.
Toiohon nnd Vnloncionnps lncos
nro Htill iu iirmi doinnntl, i. 1).
Korr Iiiih 11 choion lot, which lir is
soiling tit lowest possible ruled,
APRIL 21, 1807.
New . .
Our RotnilJDopartmont hav
ing met with such success, and
wishing to nccommodatc our
patrons in furnishing their kit
chen with a complete outfit,
we concluded to add to our
already large stock of House
Looking carefully through
the different works in the
East, we find
The Michigan Stove Co.,
OF DETIKIT, MICHIGAN,
aro tho largest manufacturer?!
of this class of goods in tho
world. They make the largest
and best lino that aro particu
larly adapted to this country.
Wo secured tho Agency for
these Islaiids, nnd now have
on tho way a large shipment
of theso justly celebrated
Ranges and Conk Stoves.
They will ho hero on tho ar
rival of tho barkentiae "Ar
cher," which will probably be
about the 20th of this month.
Anyone contemplating buying
a now range will do well to
wait a few days and havo the
finest assortment to select from
ever brought to this market,
and at prices to suit the times.
J8J5T Due notice will bo
given o their arrival.
Lllfl and iFJLlIS
AGKNT.S KOK ..
New England Mutual Life In
surance Co. of Boston.
Etna Fire Insurance Company
OiHHMti Mil m
'ilYEilS & COOKE
.... r'""'US in ....
Paints, Oils and Glass
Wall Paper, Mattings,
Etc., Etc., Etc.
LEWERS & COOKE,
473 Fort Street,
Wm. G. Irwin & Co.
Wm. O. Irwin, - President and Manogor
OlausSpreckelB, - - - Vica-President
W. M. Oiffard, - Secretary and Treasurer
Thoo. O. Porter, ... Auditor
AGENTS or TIIE
OCEANIC STEAMSHIP COMPANY
OF SAN FRANCISCO. OAL.
C. BREWER & COMPANY, LIMITED,
Queen street, Honolulu, II.I.
tla alian AerictiHural Company, Onomta Sugar
Company, Ilonomu Sujtar Company, WalluVu
ackets, Cha. Brrwcr & Co.'s Une of Boston
PacVrtij-.AgtnU BoMon Board of Underwriters.
Agents Philadelphia Board of Underwriters.
list or orricEBst
V O Jonos, President; George n Robertson,
Slanngerj K F liisliop, Tressnrer and See-rotBrj-Col.WFAIlcn,AnditorjOMCooke,
H Wnterhnnse, A V Csrtcr, Directors.
II. J. NOLTE, Proprietor.
The Best Lunch in Town
Tea and Coffee
at ali, nouns.
TIIE FINEST UltANDS OF
Cigars and Tobacco
ALWAYS US HAND.
A FAMILY HOTEL..
T. ICro-ujso, ... Frop.
PerDay....'..... 3 2.00
Per Week 12.00
Cpaclal 2Zon.tiily Xt&taa!
The Boat of Attendance, tbe Heat Situa
tion and the Finest Menla in this City
SINGER'S -: BAKERY
King St. noar Thotnns Squaro
Cakes : and : Pies
83 Sorvo'1 Frosh Every Dny.
H. F. SINGER,
Telephone 872. Solo Prop'r.
Tho Elite Ice Cream Parlors
Jzi M- jlKZ Jtzj -ES iSu I
Hokl street, nc.ir Fort.
BREAD, PIUS and CAKES
Ol Ml kinds,
ffjff The rinwt Imporled nnd Home.
I Two Stores on Nuuanu sltcet.
i hot on MsL'azlne Hill. IVOiXA feet.
commanding an eiccllcnt view oftbe city
3 Lot ou Hackfold street, 80x100.
t -A Choice Uesldence on I.iiualllo street,
tiai I tiLr nil modern iinprorimcnts.
5 Four Houses and Lots on l'nnclihol
stnet, all rented nt a monthly rmtal of H0h.
Tills proierty l L'lOfict on Punchbowl strre,
with a depth of SH feet runulnc to the drill
uroundt or armory, with a frontage on same
for 4 or ft more cottages. The central loca
tion of the property makes It most available.
C A Fine Itcsldcucc centrally located,
contalnlin: 15 rooms. Lot lOxSOU n. Twi
small collages ou the lot bringing In good
7 A Commodious Itcsldencc on Hastlnger
street, Httcd with all modern convenlcncts. Or
win trade lor suuuriian property,
8. A House and Lot on loung street.
U Houfc and Lot corner Vlctotla and
Ikrctanla streets, opposite Thomas snuaic,
house contains it rooms.
10 House and Lot on Young street near
the residence ol the llcv. Mr. lljde. Lot
110x110. House contains eight rooms.
11 1'cnrl Cltv l'ro)ertr.
12 Desirable Tract of Collvc Laud on H-
13 A most Desirnble Homo on Tlmrston
nvennc. Large grounds nnd licuutiful llow
er garden; liouso fiinilshcd throughout in
heir (I wood with all lutcst improvements.
Excellent view of the city and ooean, and
ono which cannot tm cut off.
14 A Large Lot nud Commodious Dwel
ling on Qroon Street, commanding an un
obstructed view of the city nud harbor. !
choicer residence is to be bad in tbe city
even by tbe most fastidious.
15 A New House ol seven rooms with
electric lights throughout, bath, patent W
C, servants' quarters and stablee. One block
from car line at Pnnabou.
10- Only 4 of those Lots left near Kameba
17 Two Houses and Lots on Liliha street.
18 A House and Lot on Alalcra streit.
ID A licautlful UuIIdllig Lot at Kallbl,
lWx?0O, cleared, fenced and water laid on.
SO A Ocntly Sloping Lot on Thursto
avenue, 'HUxi'ii, lml ng a frontage on (ireta
street of 105 feet, and commanding a blra's
e)c view of the city and harbor.
til Elegant lliaeh I'rorty at Walklkl.
IK House and Lot on Peterson Lane, ra
ising. Honse contains 0 roms. Lot 75x110.
!SI Dwelling House of ) robins, titled with
all modern conveniences Lot l'-"irll0.
Situated at I'alama.
21-VacantLoton WalklKl Koad, lOOillb.
35 House and Lot on Nuuanu street.
House contains eight furnished rooms.
Very conveniently located near the business
center nf the city.
'M Elegant itcsldencc at 1'unahou. Hsuse
of 7 rooms with "all modern conveniences.
Lot Iooxiioo, nicely jilanted with fruit and
2712 Suits of Furniture complete and
the rental of tbe most desirable and neu
trally located Lodging House in tbe city.
23 Pineapple Itaueh 25,000 fruiting
plants, GOO lime trees, 50 Avocado iiear
trees, peach trees and Alfalfa crop. Two
Dwellings, barn, etc. An Al investment.
IW A Lodging House on Fort street con
sisting of tweuty furnished riiomi., all occu
pied by lodgers. A bargain for the rlfcnt
30 House and Lot, corner Wilder avemit
and Kcnalo street, beautiful grounds, well
laid out, an excellent view of the mountain.
The lot is KM) feet front on Wilder avenue by
a depth of 150 feet on Ketraln strict. llou
contains eight rooms and outbuilding.
Notice: Can Negotiate Loans on any of
the above property lor purchasers drsificg
same at from 50 to 75 per ecut of the value.
Hawaiian Business Agency,
210 King street.
To My Patrons.
It given me much pleasure
to announce that Mil. M. II,
COUNTER, ono of the most
skilled wtitcli makers ever in
tlie?o Islands, is now manugiug
tny repairing department. No
watch is so complex in its
mechanism hut wo can give per
fect satisfaction in correcting
tho evils to which watches aro
heir. Watches aro delicate
things to handle. Wo guarantee
that they will recoivo no injury
at our hands and will leavo
our utoro in perfect ropair.
E. A. JACOBSON",
507 Vor Struts
For tho Etinino Tublo in the
way of all kiudB First Glass
HAY, GRAIN g PEED
Aro on salo by tlio
WASHINGTON FEED flOM'Y
138 Fort St. Tol. 422.
jnrui ivnim nv
lumw al m hawiai
I 9 I I I 1 IK I V LJ 1 1 I I 1 11
K1MI AMI M'DASU HTItriTH.
Tlio celebrated Entkhpuihk
Bkkk on )r.iuglit nnd in
GOISTSALVES & CO,
225 Queen Htreot, Honolulu, H, Ii
. . t ,. iMmo