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Vol. III. No. G43.
HONOLULU, H. I., FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 1897.
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THE BOARD OF HEALTH
the m.agwi: iiaginu clonk to
Ur. Injr oil III TrnTelx Mltero nt the
Leper Ncttlomcnt Tubereuloala
Tho Board of Health met yes
terday aflornoon at 3 o'clock, tho
Attorney- Genoral presiding. Other
rnenibors present wore T. F.
Lansing, O. A. Brown, Dr. Wood,
Dr. Emerson and D. Keliipio.
Tho minutes of tho preceding
mooting woro read and approved.
Dr. Monsnrrat's report from tho
slaughter houso was received and
Inspector Keliipio reported tho
receipt of 39,902 Osh at tho market
during tho week.
Letters from Assistant Superin
tendent Hutchinson of tho Leper
Settlement wore read, stating that
an important piece of machinery
out of a lot received for tho Bish
op Home was missing. Ho bIho
explained tho complaint of Ka
malu, who signs himself "the as
sistant residont physician of tho
Kalanpapa dispensary," stating
that Kamalu failed to como after
his salary and he thoroforo signed
tho pay roll for him and sent the
money to him by a policeman.
Ho had sinco ascertained that the
gunrdiuu of tho peace kept tho
money and credited it on a debt
owing to him by Kamalu. The
matter was now before the Die
tiict Court. The Board decided
that Mr. Hutchinson muBt not
sign the pay roll for anyone with
out delivering tho money in por
on. W. L. Eaton and Henry Cobb
Adams applied for tho vacancy of
superintendent of tho Leper Set
tlement and their applications
Sheriff Andrews of Hawaii was
mado an agent of the Board of
Mrs. Emilio Macfarlano pre
sented her report as treasurer of
tho Maternity Home for tho
month of May and the same be
ing found satisfactory payment of
tho usual appropriation wos
ordered. Mrs. Macfarlano also
stated that owing to her early de
parture for California she had re
signed her office but her succossor
not having been agreed onshohad
turned over all tho property in her
possession to the president of tho
institution togeiucr wuu ceruu
cates of deposit for tho balanco of
tho money in tho treasury.
President Smith said he bad
recoived a lettor from Dr.Eldredge
at Yokohama, dated June 9,
stating that for tho period be
tween May 13 and Juno 8 thoro
had been but G cases of smallpox
and 1 death. Tho epidemic might
bo considered at an end in Japan,
with tho solo exception of tho
kan of Nagasaki whore it was still
prevalent, lie particularly wisn
ed to impress on tho Board the
possibility of an opidomio of tho
bubonio plague in Japan. An
undoubted case had boon reported
at Nagasaki on Juuo 4, tho victim
being a Jopaneno woman recently
arrived from Formosa. Sho died
the samo day and strouuous pre
cautions had beou obperved in
handling tho case by tho Japaneso
authorities. Up to tho hour of
his writing no other cases had
bcou reported, but ho was fearful
that somo would bo and took tho
earliest opportunity of putting tho
Uawaiiau authontios on their
A latter from Dr. Jordan at
llitugkmm to Minister Cooper,
dated May 28, stated (lint !) caseu
of tho bubonio plague had appear
ed in Hongkong which had boon
promptly attended to, Tho victiinu
hud died but us llvo days hud
olnpsod mill no inoro cases hud
boon reported thoy woro bogiiiniug
(o bono iioiio would npnuur, tho
ported of incubation huiug loss
limn llvo duyH, At Mw!o,lfi miles
up tlio rivor f loin Jlonijliongptltoro
wiih mi imu'ugo of f ION H o 10
dully, but m I Initio llgurou coiuh
from Chineso Bourcos thoy could
safely be doubled.
Dr. Wood said if thoy were'
multiplied by five, they would be
nearer correct. It was fortunate
for the Board that Dr. Day was
in Hongkong where ho could see
cases of tho plague and gain ex
perience in its treatmout that
might be useful horo.
President Smith said ho had ro
ceived a lettor from Dr. Day, in
which he stated he had reached
Yokohama two days ahead of
schedulo time. Dr. Eldrcdge had
waited on him immediately on his
arrival and had assisted him in
every way, particularly in tho mat
tor of passports. Goro Narita,
formerly attached to the Honolulu
legation, had also paid him much
attention, ho believed under the
orders of ouo of tho govornmont
Secretary Wilcox stated that tho
late Mr. Al oyer's son had turned
over to him all tho books of ac
count concomiug tho Lopor Set
tlement and tne storo except ono,
which had been sout for. Whou
this arrived ho would havo no
troublo in ascortaiuing what claim
tho Board had against Mr.Moyor's
Tho matter of the disposition
of carcasses of tuberculous cattlo
killed by order of tho Board was
brought up hy tho receipt of a
lettor from F. F. Porter offering
S3 euch for tho same. Ho propos
ed to savp tho hides and render tho
carcasses for the tallow, subjecting
them to 8 hours' cooking process
with 30 pounds of steam. Tho
matter was referred to Dr. Mon
sarrot to investigate Mr. Porter's
facilities for carrying out his plan,
it having first been ascertained
from tho medical authorities of
tho Board that the cooking pro
cess would effectually kill all tub
Tho potition of the Superintend
ent of tho Sunday Schools of Mo
lokai for permission to visit the
Settlement at will was denied, it
boing understood that the man
was exceeding bis duties in asking
for the same.
Dr. Howard making his "appear
an co beforo tho Board, President
Smith stated that ho had asked
him to come before tho Board and
expluin his requisition for 10 tins
of opium this month.
Dr.Howard said he had not per
sonally mado the requisition. It
had been dono to save troublo at
the Custom House. In answer to
questions by tho Board tho doctor
went on to state that ho used d to
5 tins a month in supplying tho
patients at tho government dis
pensary. jj.0 uaa y& patients on
the liBt who now received an aver
age of 20 grains daily. There wob
a good deal of waste in measuring
out the stuff. Ho kept it locked
up in a secure place and no ono
but himself had access to it or
handled it. He had no secure
placo in which to keep ton tins.
Ono of tho members of tho
Board with a turn for arithmetic
said he had figured up the number
of doses as stated and tho con
sumption should be only half an
ounco n day. Dr. Howard ox
plained that a half pound tin only
yiolded about 5 ouncos when
weighed out in small doses.
President Smith said be had
looked into tho matter and found
that tho requisitions for tho lust
niuo mouths called for -12 tine of
opium. Wlioro had it all gouo
to? Ho did not want tho impres
sion to go abroad that tho govern
ment dispensary was being turned
into an opium joint. White it
was true Dr. Howard had 12
patients on tho list now, for tho
greater part of tho niuo months in
whioh 42 tins had boon used thoro
woro six or loss gottiug it.
Dr. Howard explained that ear
oral of the tins of opium ho had
received wore California opium
which wus comparatively worthless,
Iln had uioro or less troublo with
tho Custom House pooplo who
did not appear to know the diffor
oucn botwuou Hongkong and Oolb
lorniu opium, lie always suD
in it ted tho opium ho got to As
wan, who was nu export in tin)
mutter, No opium was Hiiinkixfor
lined nu tho priliiUon, lie hud
found uomo JiiHtuiiflos wlinrn pur-
Cuullnuttl Oil llth I'll'JC,
EXERCISES AT PUNAHOU
OA1U1 rLI,Kl! COH.nKNCU.TIEVr
IN 1MUAI1I HALL.
(Jriiittinlltij; 4'Ihhs of lMltJ
Gnidtl.iti- 43Ic lrnnf uf fiiioil
Last night tho commencement
exercises of Oahu College were
held in Pauahi hall, Puunhou, in
presence of a largo assembly of
relatives and friends of tho
students, together with others
taking an interest in matters edu
cational. Over tho platform wero
placed tho colkgo initials and
date fashioned in tuberoses on
greou shiolds. Maiden hair ferns
aud other delicate groouory filled
in tho niuhes on either sido, con
taiuiug tho busts of Hon. O. It.
Bishop and the late Mrs. B. Pau
ahi Bishop, the builder aud tho
patronymic respectively of tho
Students wore tho ushers and
gave everyone on entering a nicely
printed program, in blue ink
and gold ornaments, on which
appeared tho list of graduates,
with thoir class motto, "Alte
Vostiga." They aro as follows:
Anthony Lee Ahlo, Albort Itioh
ard Cunhn, Albert. Enont) Hor
uor, Jumos Louis Hornor, Caio-
lino Adams Uowland, Allau
Wilkes Judd, Houry Pratt Judd,
Edith Mabel Suutor, David Koola
Kalauokalani, Lawrence Klindt
Kontwoll, Elsie Hart Wilcox.
With tho opening uotteB of a
voluntary aud march, played by
Prof. Arthur B. Iugulls ou the S.
N. Cas'tlo memorial pipe organ,
tho trustees of the college, follow
ed by members of the faculty,
filed into the hall and' took the
front row of chairs. There were
in the procession President Dole,
Itevs, Hiram Bingham, D. D., C.
M. Hyde, D. D., D. P. Birnio and
F. V. Damon, Prof. W. D. Alex
ander, Dr. N. B. Emerson, Messrs.
Justico W. F. Froar, W. It. Castle,
Senator G. N. Wilcox and W. AV.
Hall, Mrs.F. It. Hosmer and othor
ladies of tho teaching staff.
Principal F. It. Hosmer at tho
samo timo conducted tho graduat
ing class to tne plutiorm. Itevs.
S. E. Bishop, D. D., and J. M.
Mouroo, Prof. Brigham, Judgo
Porry, Messrs. Goo Kim and
Wong liuai, with otuor CJhinoso
gontleraeu, John L. Kaulukou,
Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Dillingham,
with many othor friends of the
institution and representatives of
educational progress, wore noticed
amongst the audienco.
Dr. Hyde offered up an invoca
tion, beautiful in language as it
was impressive iu appropriate
Priucipal Hosmer then called
up tho graduates iu turn to deliver
thoir thesos. After every third
one, there was a musical inter
lude. The college orchestra play
od a Spanish walls:. Miss Jessie
Itoovo Axtoll sang, "Kuowest thou
that fair land ? " in beautiful
style. Au andauto by Fuchs was
executed by Prof, lugalls on the
organ, Miss Axtoll, piano, nnd It.
Bond, violiu. The orchestra threw
iu au extra performance before
tho presentation of diplomas.
Allan Wilkes Judd, by way of
salutatory, mado an ablo plea for
Elsio Hart Wilcox, with graco
ful diction, urged tho claims of
nature study, omphasi.ing tho
advantages for such afforded iu
Albort Itichnrd Cunhn ,gavo a
powerful expression of Cuba's
claims for liberty.
David Koola Kalauokalaui sot
forth tho advantage aud tho neces
sity of physical education,
llonry I'nitt Judd with logical
analysis itefoudud tho faiiio of
Alfrml EtigaiiQ Hornor gave it
practical and favorable usliuiute
of tho futuro of lliu JJuwuiluii
iIiiidiih ,ou Is lloriiur delivered
a buaiillfiil imiiffgyria mi llio I if u
Jiuid oliaruotur f (imiuntl n, U,
Armstrong, of Hampton Institute,
Virginia, who was a student at
Edith1 Mabel Sunter bravely
tackled tho labor problem, con
cluding that Hawaii would find
cheap labor not the most profit
able. Lawionco Klindt Kentwell of
fered an excellent Diamond
Jubilee eulogy of Queen Victoria.
Anthony Leo Ahlo spoko with
intense earnestness of a great
future for China, louo survival of
mighty nntions of antiquity.
Carolino Adams Howland was
tho valedictorian. Sho set up
"Philistinism" as a target for
stronuous attack. There was
mercy tempering her ilagellalion
of Philistines, but when sho
divortod her attention to Phariseos
tho thick ond of the whip was
brought into fierce play.
For allround oratorical merit
Mr. Cunha carried tho palm. His
diotion was graceful, his utteranco
iluont and his manner magnetic.
It would bo hard to award the
second place, amidst abounding
excellence, for where ono excelled
in certain points another was
premier in other respects. It
was pleasing to notice, however,
that iu composition and delivery
each effort waB well fitted to its
subject. Nothing mora felioitous
could havo been desired than tho
tribute to Qonoral Armstrong.
Principal Hosmer, iu present
ing tho diplomas, made a grace
ful speech concluding with a
classical citation for tho boys and
another for tho girls. On behalf
of tho trustees aud faculty he
thanked tho Graduates for tho
faithful work they had done in
different departments in thoir five
years at tho college He wished
them godspeed in their futuro
journeys through life.
Bev. Douglas P. Birnio pro
nounced the benediction.
Oppotltlou to n Will-Heal K'tMeBaU
Defendant to tho bill in equity
of Eliza Biohard against Goo. S.
Houghtailing has filed a lengthy
answer to tho complaint.
Judge Perry has confirmed tho
sale of real estate by A. V. Gear,
administrator of estate A. P.
Peterson, doceasod, to P. O. Jones
for 8900. Stanley for potitioner.
Tho property was two shares iu
tho Hui of Waikano.
Charles Creighton, solicitor for
dofendant in tho equity case of
Piipiilaui vs. Goo. S. Houghtail
ing, files a motiou to require
plaintiff to perfeot his appeal.
Boringor Bros., of Napa, Cali
fornia, filed an opposition to pro
bate of tho will of tho late Mary
Elizabeth Luce, on tho ground
that it was not oxeouteu in accord
ance to law. Thoy also file a claim
against W. Soaborn Luce, one of
tho hoirs at law of tho estate, for
a balanco of $1031 with interest
account. Judge Carter this
morning gave a hearing to tne
petition for probate. Tho ques
tion as to whother tho contestants
havo any standing in court was
passed ovor for the present, and
tho case was continued uutil moved
on. It transpiriug that the wit
nesses to tho will aro absent from
tho country, tho Court ruled that
iu such a case a commission to
tako testimony ought to issue.
Mousarrat for petitiouor;Uenshall
Tho Sports Committee wish to
thank all thoso who assisted iu
carrying out their program on
According to Mrs. Emilio Mao
farlano's roport to tho Board of
lloallli as trouBiiror of tho Mater
nity Homo, tho procoeds of tho
recent luuu for tho bouofit of that
institution woro oxnetly 81000.
Officer Espiudu has boon given
a good talking to for his brutulity
ut the raeu track on Wednesday,
Marshal Brown says liu is a faith
iul mid unurgolio officer itnd as
such lie desires to retain him on
tho force. Ho has given him
warning, howovor,lhuloii tlio iiot
uoiiiiilaint of (ho Kind liu vijll bo
MAY NOT LIVE TILL NIGHT
the i.jiiiii:u japam.m: is in a
vkky low statu.
Ilelcllio Uhhi' tM.cnveri nu Ini-
linrliiiii UKu.- -. llirci' siillnrx
Mlxi-it ti l.i I nc All'.ilr.
Yoshivlo, ilic .iTpanrci' who ia
said to have bcoueo brutally beat
on iu a Japane'P l:mifi on Hotel
street on Wednesday that his life
is debpnited bF, underwent the
difficult opeiation of trepanning
yostorday afternoon. Tho operat
ing surgeon was Dr. Mori aud he
was assisted by sevouil othor Jap
anese physicians. Dr. Emerson,
tho police surgeon, was present by
roqnest but took no part in tho
operation. While tho operoHou
was successfully porformed and
tho pressure on tho brain relieved,
tho oxpocted favorublo results
have not followed. The man still
lies iu a somi - conscious state
and his condition nt rioou
today was such that it wsik.
hardly expected he would live
Tho Japaneso aro very much
worked up over what thoy claim
to bo an unprovoked assault on au
iuoffonsivo man and have retained
Hon. Paul Neumann to prosecute
tho two bluejackets now under
arrost for the crime.
In tho mean timo tho polico have
not been idle. It appears that at
the timo of tho assault it was sup
posed that the Bailors woro quar
reling among thomsolvos in the
houso and the polico took them
out and tried to get them to go off.
Nothing was said about anyono be
ing hurt and it is probablo tho iu
matoskuew nothing of it untilafter
wards. Detective Kaapa happen
ed to bo close by when tho row
occurred and on making for the
houso found the two sailors in the
hands of tho police and the Japa
neso lying on tne siuowau; m
sousible. He at onco ordered the
men takon to tho polico station
and held for investigation, and
thou had tho Japaneso attended
When he was found to be in the
dangerous condition that ho now
is, Kaapa at onco went to work ou
tho case and examined everybody
counocted with it, but found
nothing that would throw any
light on tho affair uutil a few
hours ago, when ho como across
a uativo boy whoso story puts a
i somewhat different light on the
affair. This boy
says no was
passing in front of
tho houso and
saw throo bluejackets in tho pus
sago way struggling to got past u
Japanese. The Jap Btood in the
doorway with hiB arms braced
against tho posts -white tho others
seemed to bo trying to got by him.
Suddenly, tho boy says, tho Jap
came flying head ovor heols over
tho sidowalk, his head striking tho
stono curbing. Tho boy said he
distinctly hoard tho man's
Bkull crack as it hit tho
sidowalk. Ono of . th
sailorB rau out and took to his
heols, boiug out of sight whou the
nolico arrivod. Tho othor h.o
woro iu the houso when tho polLo
Detective Kaapa thinks this boy
.tolls tho exact truth, and boliews
that his testimony will bo of tho
utmost importuueo. At present ho
prefers uot to make his name pub
lic. Taking tho boy'B story to bo
true only inukes tho work of tho
polico tho more difficult. 'JLVio
is no doubt tho man was kuoak'1 1
from his door to tho sidewalk by
ouo of tho throo sailors, but tho
dilllcultv will bo to dt'titimito
wh ch ono,
No trad) of t'n)
run itwuy hu
but hiu iiuiiio will
nut beforo long,
Tho men in iuil Jiovo not voluu
loured nny ntuteiiiuiil, nml will nt
Im uukiitl for any until It deter
mined YIl'tll.i (hwir .... v, 'I
llvtf v) hot,
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