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EVENING BULLETIN, MAY 22, 1897.
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FOE SALE !
Valuablo Business Property on
Nuuiuiu street, bringing a good
Several Lots near Punchbowl
and at Mukiki, the Choicest Resi
dence Property in tho city. A
porfoct view from Diamond Head
to Even, Honolulu and Harbor.
Four Houses and Lots on 1'unch
bowl streot, only fivo minutes
walk from the Post Oflico.
We also have Comfortable
Houses for sale on easy terms si
tuated on tho following streets;
Lunalilo, Kinau, Kukui, Has
singer, Borotania, Young, Vic
toria, Green, Thurston Avonue,
Punahou, Lihha and Nuuanu.
Building Lots in all parts of the
city on the instalment plan.
Several well established Lodg
Cofl'eo Lauds on Hawaii and a
Pineapple Ranch with lime and
other fruit trees near Honolulu.
A. V. GEAR
210 King Street.
C. B. DWIGHT
Takes contracts lor nil kinds of STONE
WORK, monument work, cement and
stone biclowAlks und curbing. I have on
kauri the best Hawaiian stone, Chinese
granite, etc. Fine stone for monumental
wor. Estimates given and lowest prices
mtfOred. Telephone 833.
H. HACKFELD & CO.
GENERAL COMMISSION AGENTS,
Oor. Fort and Queen Streets, Honolulu.
M. PHILLIPS & CO.,
Wholesale Importers and Jobbers of
luopean and American Dry Goods
Fort and Queen Streets.
ALLEN & ROBINSON.
Dealers in Lumber und Coal
and Building Materials of all
Qaeen Streot, Honolulu.
This is a Bcrious question,
one at which some folks take
offense, yet salesmen are under
tho necessity of asking it.
Somo folks deal near home,
settle infrequently, never in
vestigate) to sec whether they
pay more than they should and.
too otton allow their accounts to
go long over due. If you don't
care what the family expenses
are it's a poor way to do if you
want to leave your children in
atlluent circumstances when
you aro gone. Now it is quite
an advantago to have an open
account at a well-known house,
who can execute your order
promptly. Often persons say
they don't want an account and
will pay in a few days. But
we cannot keep memoranda of
charges; it isn't safe or good
business. Tho stock found in
ordinary stores is usually stale,
uninviting and inferior, while
tho stock in our store is turned
so frequently and so carefully
watched that it is at all times
fresh. Our stock in trade con
sists of the luxuries and deli
cacies from every civilized na
tion. Send for our catalogue
and prices and note the variety
offered. Telephone us 240.
We supply all nationalities.
LEWIS & CO., importers
and exporters of tablo luxuries,
wholesalers and retailers, con
tractors to the U. S. Navy,
supplying U. S. and other na
tions' Men-of-war on tho Paci
DELIVERIES MADE AS FOLLOWS:
Nuuanu Valley, Kallhi and Plains
tally 10:30 a m. and 2:30 P. M.
Walkikl MondayB aud Timr-days
2:30 v. M.
Lewis & Co.,
To call a shirt a fit
when it isn't, Is fibbing
Call a fit a fit
when It fits. The shirt.
that doesn't, isn't worth
Tlies-e new arrival are
In every sense shirts, and
no room for the tiniest fib
to squeezo in.
At "newly" small prices.
The smart tailor
"tries on" till the suit fits.
We do likewise.
He makes you pay.
We do likewise,
with a dl-count of about
50 per cent on his prices.
See If we don't.
Call and see our
new line nf Linen
: Wavcrley Block"
9 Hotel Street
We Make Shirts to Order.
For Seattle, Tacoma and
Port Town send.
The 100 Al Steamship
Will sail for the above ports on
t3T For freight or passage, apply to
THEO. H. DA VIES & CO., L'D.
HOLDING HIM BACK.
Why an KnterprlalnR Man It. No Chance
to llecoino a Millionaire.
Blmnmcr la 0110 or our citizens who
llvo well aud do nothing. , Ho tolls
not, neither docs, ho sptri,-and yet ho
and his family Hvo.in comfort, that is
not many removes from 'lrixuxy This
has subjected Blummer to 'adverse crit
icism, which fairly laoorates'hii' sensi
tive feelings, and he unbosomed himself
to a few friends tho other evening whilo
they were enjoying tho good things ho
keeps on tap.
"Tliorc's not a lazy bono in my body,"
ho began aggressively. "I'd rathor work
than cat, and 1'vo always thought that
I had a great business head on mo. But
tho record's agninst me. My father set
mo un in a mcrcautilo business, and
when I had a balnnco struck at tho end
nf n year thoro was not enough left to
nmko a decent assignment On his
death I came into a hniidsoino fortune,
and I just thought I'd show my rela
tives how I had been misjudged by in
vesting secretly in a great southern
land scheme. I went down gleefully to
look over my new purclmpo nud gloat
over my prospects. Mott of my real es
tate was at the bottom of a lake, and
what was on dry land wouldn't ralso a
hill of corn to tho acre.
"My brother got mo a nico position as
traveling salesman, and I had sold
whole carloads of goods at half price bo
foro tho house could head mo oil. They'
told mo that I mut soil to hold my
place, and, that was what I ,waa doing,
but they discharged mo W hard that I
nover got tightly over it 'Another bought
mo a form, and again I started to aston
ish my folks by my business shrewd
ness. I traded tho farm for the state
right to a patent fence. All I got out of
that was a judgment against mo in an
infringement cose. Mother left mo
what I liavo now, with a proviso that I
should forfeit everything if I tried to
do business of any kind. That's why 1
havo no chanco to make myself a mil
lionaire." Detroit Frco Press.
He But yon lay yourself your step
father is anxious to get you off' his
Sho That's why I am afraid he
won't listen to you. Lifo.
A Sign of Poxerty.
"Yes,thoBosleys must havo met with
sevcro losses lately. "
"Why, havo they had to givo up their
"No, I don't think it'll bo as bad as
that, but thoy'ro going to ride tholrlast
year's bicycles thisteuson. " Cleveland
"Poor soul!" exclaimed tho sympa
thetic housekeeper. "What ever drovo
you to this way of making a living?"
"That's a long story, mum," replied
Tuffold Knutt, reaching for another
doughnut, "an I can't talk on a empty
stummick." Chicago Tribune
The Nightmare Kind.
"Yes," ho said, "when I married
her, sho was a perfect dreuml However,
a long coureo of chafing dish"
They sighed sympathetically, for they
knew what a dialing dish conld make
of a dream when it gets its fine work
in. Now York Press.
Nicely furnished rooms at the
Popular House, 154 Fort street,
from $1.00 per week up.
Syrups of any flavor, nud plain
soda in siphons. Make your own
drinka. Hawaiian Soda Works.
New suitings and pants patterns
ore arriving by every mail steam
er for L. 13. Korr. He sells a single
yard at wholesale prices.
Kroeger Pianos,8weetest in tone,
Jas.W. BorgBtrom, solo agent, cash
or installments, warerooms ai
G. West's, Masonic Temple. Of
fice at Thrum's Book Store. Tun
ing ond repairing. I" Tele
When you have a portrait en
larged see that you got your
money's worth. King Bros, have
reduced prices to $5.00, $6.50,
$7.50 and $10.00 for work that
they guarantee to bo firstolnss.
They invite comparison.
If you contemplato ordering a
portrait enlargement wo invito
your attention to tho superior
work wo offer and would ask a
comparison of priceB ond work
manship before plnoing your
I order. King Bros., Hotel Btreet.
A Ilopclena Suit.
J. S. Walker,
Ileal - Estate' - Broker
for Sale and Xicage on
1. Large Lot, Maklkl sttoet, fenced, 22S
2. Lot on Kinau street between Alapai
and Kaplolani streets 140 feet frontage.
3. Lot on Lunalilo Btreet between Alapai
and Hackfeld streets.
4. 3 largo Lots on Prospcot street.
6. House and Lot on Green street be
tween Kapiolanl and Victoria.
6. The Building known as Thomas' Block,
2 stories and embracing 5 (rented) stores
on loased ground.
7. Lot corner of Kinau and Filkol streets.
8. liico Land at Walknne, Koolau.
D. Lot on corner of Hculu and Kecnu-
moku Btreeth, between residence, of W. A. I
llowen and lot of W. SI. Giflard, having
frontage on Heuln street 2C0 feet,
10. Lots G and 7 with House, Kalla,
11. Half Acre Lot in Hilo Town.
1 . 3 Cottages on Qaeen Btreet near Punch
2. 3 Cottages at Old Waiklki.
3. Store and Dwelling, corner Wyllie
and Nuuanu, ready lor occupanoy.
4. Lot corner Merchant and BIchards
Properties Managed, Collec
tion of Rents, Loans Nego
tiated and Advances made on
JOHN S. WALKEB,
Spreckela Block, Honolulu.
P. O. Box. 339.
Importers and Dealers in
Steel and Iron Ranges,
121 & 123 King Btreet.
CAN'T BE BEAT!
My f 10.00 Bath Tabs, lined with beat
quality, No. 10 ilno, 6 in. Pipe, Chain and
ring, with wood rim all complete. Other
dealers are dnmfounded, and resort to all
manner of Tricks and Excuses.
Be not deceived, these Bath Tabs have
been sold for $14 nntil I reduced the price.
I am prepared to do all work in my line
and guarantee satisfaction: Estimates far.
If yon want a good Job cheap for Oash,
ring up Telephone 844, and I am youi
. JAS. NOTT Jb,
Tinsmith A Plumber
813 to 621 Fort Btreet
BlacUiiDginl.ll Its Branch..
W. Vf. WMGHT, Proprietor.
(Successor to O. West)
Livery and Boarding Stables
Corner Merchant and Richards Sts.
LIVERY AND BOARDING STABLES.
KT" Carriages, Bnrreys and Hacks at all
hours. TELEPUONE 480.
JUST RECEIVED BY
HOLLISTER & CO.
La -Ajfricana, . .4
Henry Olav & ."Bock & Co.
Corner Fort &
Since We Must Eat to Live, 'Let's Have the TSest.
Just Opened Up an
Invoice of 1 . . ' '
Japan Flavor, English Breakfast and Ceylon. Also,
SCHILLING'S BEST BAKING POWDER.
Give them a trial. Money baok if youjdon't like them. Also, Just received
Choice Block Butter, Kits Creatnery Butter,
Fidelity Brand Bacon, Hams, Crackers and Cakes,
Mild Cheese, Smoked Beef,
Choice Humboldt Potatoes, Etc., Etc., Etc
212 King street, next to the Arlington.
Patent - Shaft - Springs
Invented and Patented by W. W. WRIGHT.
ft OMiterates AM Horse Motion.
This device can be attached to Any Brake
with Straight Shafts
t3w For full particulars, call on or address
W. W. WRIGHT,
S56-M Proprietor Honolulu Carriage Manufactory, Fort streot, above Hotel.
r-: AT THE;-,
Gilv Furniture Store,
(Corner of Fort
AN ASSORTMENT OP
Main Office Telephone No. 63. V. O. Box No. 222 Branch Office Tolepuone No. 838,
Oahu Lumber and Building Co., L'd.
Lumber Mirchanti, Contractor! & Builders.
IMPORTERS AND DEALERS IN
Doors, Sashes, Faints, Oils, Builders' Hardware, Wall Papers and
Matting, Eto. Manufacture All Kinds of Moulding.
Main Office, Leloo, King street. 'Branch Office and Planing Mill, corner King ani
Bethel streets. Lumber Yards, Loleo'and Lot near It. It, Depot. Private track connect,
ing with O. B. t L. Co. U. It. runs through our yards to B. R. wharf and any part M
Ewa and Waianae stations. 483-tf
Bulletin, 75c, Per Month
1 CONSISTING OF
and Beretania streets.)
Undertaker and Embalme