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Vol. IV. No. 670.
HONOLULU, H. I., WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 1897.
Prick 5 Ccmts.
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THE EVENING BULLETIN.
Published every day except Sandfly at
210 King Street, Honolulu, H. I.
Per Month, nnywhero in tho Ha
waiian Islands $ 7'
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Canada, or Mexico 1000
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Countries 13 00
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A. Y. GEAR. Manager.
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orous growth. Wherever used, Ayer's
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ings, and becomes at once the favorite
with ladies and gentlemen alike.
IR. J. C. AVER A CO., Uwttl.NHS..V.t A.
BOLD MEDALS at the World's Chief ExposiOeM.
Hollister Drug Co., Ltd.
Bole Agents for the Republio of Hawaii.
Offer for sale Cases of the Finest
Mosclwines and Hock
. . SUCH A8
TJerziger Herzlay, .Etc.
(Gundlaou'a) in Kegs and Cases.
.Beach Fork Whisky.
From 'R','wn Fcremtu & Co.,
A. B. O. BEER from St. Louis,
RAINIER BEER from Seattle,
Etc , Wo., Eto
Von HulL Bloitk, King Street.
Real Estate Broker.
2mxt Merchant Street.
12 Obiueso Granite Hitching Porttaj $5
1 Suarcy in fins order; price $200.
House nnl Lot, 76x155 ft., on No, 71
Young street j parlor, 3 bedrooms, Uitobon
Lot on Wilder ureuuo 100x300 ft., fenced;
IToueo in HntuUo Lane; dining room,
kitchen, batbruim, ciirilu(ju huiibo uud
iltblwti lurga j aril
-m v. ..! VI i J 1 J JmW
William A, Honshall,
113 KumIiiiwimu Htltwt.
MOTTO BUTTON REDIVIYUS
it is a nr.viCK op niVERftK
Oil ii .Sato Much Chin Wear and Itn
Uglily tTurlul InOni'a
The inventive genius who is
responsible for the influx of motto
buttons into Shanghai may per
haps pride himself on having hit
upon something now, but in this
ho will bo mistaken, says the
Shanghai Mercury. There is
nothing new under the sun, not
oven motto buttons. They were
known to the Egyptians; they
were copied by Aloises; and for
centuries they have been familiar
(like everything else) to the
Nevertheless their adaptation
to modern requirements is not at
all a bad idea, and wo propose
briefly to indicate some'fof the
many ways in which their use
would ameliorate the lot or many
sensible people of these Settle
ments. We feel certain, for ex
ample, that our popular Consul
General and Chief Justice would
have been saved much wearisome
reiteration during the past week
if he had sported the following:
"Yes. the Jubilee was a areat suc
cess: But it is over: Thank Heaven
and thank you."
Ho might also in a quiet sort of
way let people know his opinion
on a recont case. This he could
easily do by wearing the
following: "British protection
provided for British subjects,"
under which the most natural and
pertinent question would be,
"Have you registered?"
Probably the late Council have
got over the little trouble which
the wheelbarrow men caused
them. If not, they might find it
useful to exhibit something like
this: "Wo bear weal ana woe
For tho use of the presentCounoil
one might suggest a choice col
lection: "No native Angers in
foreign pies. No needless ex
travagance. We may be inexpe
rienced, but we mean to do our
It is almost impossible to
imagine the satisfaction that
would follow the use of these but
tons were everybody to wear ouou
with his name, and po.sibly his
address and occupation thereup
on. How muoh trouble would be
avoided! The indistinot mutter
ing of names at introductions
would then cease to bo tho worry
that it now isv and people would
be spared the discomfort of call
ing or being called something
outrageously atvariaucevith their
correct name. Mr. Flantagenet
Tudor Smytho would' not then be
confounded with plain John qf
that ilk, and the followers of the
humbler occupations might exer
ciso their ingenuity in busiuoss
description. Tho barber would
doubtless blossom forth as a ton
sorial artist, and the plumber as
a sanitary engiueor. The archi
tect might vary tho Mihholoong
motto, aud iiifouu all and sundry
that it would bo uecessaiy mere
ly to "sny tho word and up goes
your house," while Messrs. Dod
sou aud Fogg the eminent legal
practitioners should liud tho fol
lowing facts UBuful: " Possession
is niuo points of tho law, wo caro
little about the tenth."
There is a inino of un worked
advertisement here. Tho wonder
is that such outorprisiug pooplo
an the Yankees have not long ago
Socially, too, muoh might bo
done in this direction. Many
hoarts are needlessly broken now
ndoys. A happily nhoson button
or two might prevent all this.
"No poor man need apply" would
bo quito Hiilliuiont if displayed on
tho parson of tho modern maid,
whilo tho bacholor ou tho look
out for it ttifo could easily smooth
matters by pinning to tint front of
his dross coat: "Barkis in williu':
Fivo hundred (aula it month nnil
But thero is no roasau at all
why such a suggestive idea should
be confined to buttons. Ribbons
for the neck, or tho hat, motto
shields for the shirt-front, decora
five designs for ladies in so called
"full" dress, inscriptions on fans,
on screens, on flags, on note pa
per, and a hundred other things;
all these come uncalled to mind.
It would be interesting to seo
"Impartial, not neutral" flying
from one establishment, whilo
"Partial, not new" fluttered fit
fully from another. Should our
military Commandant adopt as
his motto, "What do you think of
my new uniform?" or tho Muni
cipal Surveyor, "Muddy roads
need no water;" or the master of
the present situation the land
lord take as his, "excelsior," we
might perhaps allow that they
had well chosen. Tho poor, un
fortunate householders, and other
would-be tenants are likely
enough to draw from Holy Writ:
"Foxes have holes, etc."
Our local medicos might, during
periods of epidemic disease aud
fright, provide themselves with an
appropriate Latin motto: "Crede
quod babes, ct babes."
School teachers should clotho
themselves with ..phylacteries as
with a garment. They might have
their historical dresR, their ecien
tific dress, a costume for art, an
other for the complicated British
woights and measures, aud soon:
in fact for educational puposes we
see no end for tho possibilities of
tho motto button and its out
growths. Individual idiosyn
crasies thus exhibited would be a
source of pleasure to the onlooker
and of benefit to the general com
munity. Not a few foreign resi
dents might with much advantage
to their native fellow-townsmen
buy buttons with tho inscription
in Chinese: "Get out of my roadl
I'm dangerous 1"
But it is needless to pursue the
subject further. Our renders muBt
see that whether the motto button
be new or not, it has immense
possibilities, and doubtless they
will be able to supply a large and
varied selection for focal use. We
shall be pleased to receive aud
publish any that are likely to bo
tiii: urn biex.
Hawaiian Trlbr No. 1 Imtlliilril !.
Tho movement which has been
in progress for sorao time looking
towards tho establishment of the
Improved Ordor of Red Men
in this city culminated last night
in tho institution of Hawaiian
Tribe No. 1 and the installation
of its officers.
The installing officers wore C.W.
Weatberwax, V. G. 1.; W. H.
Hindle, G. S., and Mr. Eccles, G.
P. The officers installed for tho
present term were:
O. H. Harlau, P; J. F. Eckardt,
8; E. Farmer, 8. S; 8. J. Salter,
J. S; G. L. Edwards, K. of R.
Arrangements have been made
by which tho new lodge will occu
py Harmony hall, meeting ovory
Friday evening for the present.
A lady riding on u bicyelo was
run into by a hack at Fort and
Hotel streets yesterday afternoon.
Sho only saved hersolf from
serious injury boing somewhat
bruised as it was by throwing
hor whool ovor upon the curb
stone at Uonson, Smith & Co.'s
drugstore. Thu hack hud como
round the corner so swiftly that
tho lady did not soo it until a col
lision was inevitable, and the
driver whipped his horso up and
got away so rapidly that his nuin
bor was not ascertained. As the
Deputy Marshal has been notified,
thero is a prospect of having one
reckless driver's license cauoollod.
m m m
flu it A'lvcriui-,
A man muybet,
And snmii uiuy .mat,
And a man tuny pulf und blnw
Hut linmii't jrrt lrdit
lly klitlni; In llm lmii,
U'llliii fur bmlnfm In unnt'.
livening llulltth 7lio j;r iofi,
CHANGE IN MINISTERS
wiitixu fasmi to nt: nrPLAcen
II V 1,1. i; KINO WW.
Ilie (liliipic I'm 3-nt Wiiohlnutau In
ho Triinsforrcil In To kin
III- rati Hrrnrd.
New York, July 8. A World's
dispatch from Washington says:
A report reached heio today that
tho Chinese Minister to the United
States', Wu Ting Fang, is about to
bo recalled and will bo replaced
by Lee King Yoo. iFaug will
succeed Yu Kong at the Tokio
It is Bftid that Li Hung ChaDg
himself ha3 had a hand in tho
Reason may be found in the
fact that'compluiut hud been made
to their Government by the
present secretaries of the Chinese
Legation and other attaches that
his excellency Wu Ting Fang has
not paid them tho salaries pro
misftl when they wore appointed,
but has reduced their allowances
to ih'ii lowest possible figure, and
that in lux administration of the
nlTnirn of the legation ho is par
himonious to a degree that is dis
graceful and humiliating.
Olhorcharges of another char
actor have also beon made against
The New York Tribune seems
to be very wrath with the appoint'
meut of the new Chinese Minister
to the United States, and gives his
record as follows: "Wu Tin-fang,
the new Chinese Minister to Wash
ington, is a British subject, and a
rabid ono at that; ho is known to
be hostile to all American inter
ests, and invariably sides with
Grout Britain. He has a smatter
ing of Enclish education. He
read law iu London, but was never
known to h'ave won a single case
in the course of bis practise in
Hongkong. He speculated largely
in reul estate while in that colony.'
Finaucial embarrassments, conse
quent ou his speculation, and
tiaukruptoy compelled him to quit
Hongkong. So he went und bought
the rank of an expectant Taotai
for tho sum of Tls. DOOO and en
listed iu tho Chinese service. He
had beon with Viceroy Li Hung
cluing for tho last twelve or fifteen
years as interpreter. In recog
nition of his various services
ho was given the Washington
mission. It rests with the
American Government to say
whether it will accept au official of
low rank, aud he, too, a Ohincso
British subject of a deoidod typo.
It is high timo our Government
should make it plain to Peking
that tho American peoplo will not
put up with third or fourth rate
men 'as resident Ministers in
Willie". fur Dcli'uae Iu 31 urdrr 1'ate
Income Tux Tomorrow.
Judge Perry today heard tho
report ot J. A. Thompson, master,
ou tho accounts of J. A. Magoon,
guardian of tho Manuel miuois.
Questions submitted by tho mastor
wero answered, and the accounts
approved. Ctuuidiau in person.
A. Rosa, attorney for tho threo
defendants iu the Molokai mur
der ciiro, to bo tried hero next
week, has filed an application for
subpojuas for sovural wituossos
for the defense
Antonio Fernandez by his at
torneys, Thurston tfe Stauloy,
moves for a bill of particulars of
tho clainiB filed against him by
Manuel G. Silva.
The order to show causo against
Messrs. Wakefield and Wise,
prai'tiiioui r, U cul i.durid beforo
tho Supremo Com I lomoirow.
Tho Injunction suits of James
Campbell and tho Honolulu Iron
WorltH nguiiiHl Jonathan Hliuw,
Oolliwior-Guiionil of Taxes, in
leudud to void I ho iiicouii) tux
law, will noma boforo Jiulgn Per
COMMISSIONER HAWES ILL
ROAD WORK iritOGKKVIIftn ON
TIIK ISI.4NU nv HAWAII.
Pmtnilili! Additional Bullion Mcrn J
llulii All Ovrr I lie Inland '
MlKhnr Hruta III llllii.
Tho following items aro from
tho Hilo Tribune of Saturday:
As wo go'to presB, Commissiou
er Howes, who is abed at Waia
ken, suffering from a bad case of
carbuncle on his neck, was not re
covering as fast as his friends
would like to note, but was in
less pain than for the past fow
days. Everything has been done
to relieve him, but be has a very
sorious trouble to mend.
Tho new road aro'und tho Lau
pahoehoo guloh has been complet
ed and is without doubt a fine
specimen of engineering work.
It is probably the best on Hawaii.
The cut for tho now road at Kaa
wali gulch is progressing at a fair
rate. One side of the gulch is
graded. As soon as tho Kaawali
gulch cut is completed work will
start ou Maulua gulch. Maulua
guloh is about the worst one on
the routo to Hamakua. As soon
as this one is finished tho remain
der of the way will be compara
tivoly smooth sailing.
From a reliable source it is
learned that tho liquor license
petition in favor of Jose G.Serrao,
tho Bridge street merchant, has
boon considered by tho Exeautive
and sixty A the signers' names
approved. It is thought the
license will be granted.
Hakalau plantation stopped
grinding yesterday, finishing up
output of 9400 tons for season,
which is the largest amount of
sugar ever turned off by this
plantation, ljust year 77UU tous
was the product, and Mr. Rons
will make Hakalau a 10,000 tons
scheme next yoar.
A conclusive proof of tho im
provement of business in Hilo is
that rents have boeu raised all
ovor town. Parties paying former
ly $10 for a small shop are now
putting up $15.00.
Tho foundation for the Govern
ment powder magazine has been
laid. It is located in tho vicinity
of tho shooting range, Wuiakoa.
Rain all over the island during
tho week has been tho pleasant
Pipe laying for the extension
of Hilo Water Works will com
mence next Monday.
Tho National Hawaiian Band is
expected to arrive in Hilo by next
Tho Hilo Citizen Guards Co.
has been augmented by quite a
number of now, entries latoly;
Jmiaucie Contract I.alioi-cm.
Folowing is a statement of tho
Japaneso ' euntruct laborers who
havo arrived, and beon admitted,
in this couutry thus far tho pres
" 10.... 08
Fobruary 1 . . 28
27 . . 00
March 23 15
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July 17 51
A UonblluK Mlaalouary.
Rev. William H. Noyos has re
signed as a missionary in Japan
of tho American Board, on tho
uroiiudlhat he is uncertain whether
ho boliovos some of tho doctrines
inculoatod by tho Board. It was
his avowal of a boliof in probation
after death that brought about tho
fatuoua coulrovuisy uvtu that
question in tho Hoard somo yearn
uyo. Shanghai Moroury.
All kinds of pistol anil riflo
ammunition at tliu Pucillo Cycle
v Maiiufiietiirlnu Co,, Lovu Bnllil
liitf, Fort btrool.
DOUBLE MURDER ON MAUI
J a pax inn l mount kills i:is
win: ami ciiimi.
Aud Thru Scirr lll.Onn Wlmlnlpe,
till I Ilie Chniicra are J'nvoi lil
Iiir till tlcrnvuty.
Sheriff Andrews of Hawaii
brings particulars of a double
murder on Maui a day or two
'ciuce, the victims being Japan
ese woman aud child. , Jealousy
was evidently the cause.
It appears that the wife of a
Japaneso laborer employed at
Spreckelsville plantation left him
about two weeks ago and went to
Waikapu, where sho was taken
care of by two of her countrymen.
Last Saturday the hu-tband came
to Waikapu and hung about the
place until ho found the child
alone. He picked it au uud car
ried it off to some bustles about
200 yards from the houso.
Tho woman saw him and ran
after tho child. When sho ruo
within reach the Jupaneso stopped
the child and grabbed the woman.
Drawing a Jon;? knife he stabbed
her in live places on the body.
This not,, killing her quickly
enough he cut her throat, almost
severing the head from the body.
He then picked up the child and
with one blow of tho knife cut off
its head. He then commenced to
cut his own throat and had suc
ceeded m slicing his wind pipe
when a number of natives who
had been uttructed to the scene by
the woman's cries ovorpoworod
him and took the knife away.
The murderer was taken to
Wailuku jail where his wounds
woro dressed. Unfortunately the
prospects for his recovery aro
said to bo very good.
JOHN im ESTATE.
Couvajred Iu Trim I In II. H.
All tho vast property interests
comprised iu the estate of tho late
John Ii havo beon conveyed to H.
H. Holmes as trustee for tho pur
poso of forming the estate into
a corporation similar to that which
controls the Wilder Estate, and
tho necessary documents nnd in
corporation papers are now of re
cord. The affairs of tho estate will
now bo administered by the cor
poration of which tho following
H. H. Holmes, president; S. M.
Ballon, secretary; who with J. A.
Magoon, (J. A. lirown nnd Mrs.
Irene Brown comprise the Board
of Directors. Charles Hustnce
Jr. has been appointed auditor.
The incorporation of tho estate is
tho result of a private understand
ing among thoso interested for
the purpose of simplifying its
management aud business gen
HlgTicst Honors WorM' F5r
Gold Medal, Midwinter Fair.
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Fuo from Amuonln, Altu.i or any .liter
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Cream Unking 1'owdcr IkiMi itaurcinituy,
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