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Vol. V. No. 1010.
HONOLULU, H. I., MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 1898.
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TWO ATtllTKUR I'l.AYH.
Presentt.il liy tho Driimiitlo Circle of
llm Kllolmim Art I.oiiru.
Tlio Hawaiian Opera House
-was filled down below, and Lad
tho balcony well occupied, Satur
day evouing for the entortninmont
by tho Urnmntio Circlo of tho Ki
lobana Art League. Princess
Kaiulani and Mr. Cleghorn, with
a party of frionds, Bat in the
lower bos on tho left of tho stage,
nnd Mr. Irwin had a largo party
in hisbox opposite.
"Boar ami Forbear," a single
net comedy by Goo. Bell, was giv
ou aB a curtain raiser. These
wore tho characters:
Sir Clinrles Courtly .I)r II K Wmslow
Lady Courtly (his wife)
Mist Stella Love
Colonel Thunder,) , arou
Mw'Ihundor, J "ur l,aruiw
Lieut Moore U S , Mrs V I. Titus
John (a man Horvnnt)IjleutTlco,U.S V
June (:i inuld servant)
Miss Kuthryn WliUlllleltl
It is at best only a nico pioco of
parlor theatrica's, but tho littlo in
it was finely brought out by tho
players. They wero everyone
right up to tho busiuosa, acting as
well as speukitig with tho ease of
" A Model Lover," a comedy in
two acts by Esther B. Tiffany, it
must bo said, has rather thiu
humor for a piece do resistauco of
an evening in a public theater. Its
characters were taken as follows:
Colonol Frauds, of tho old school, .
.'. MrSidnoy Mlllor IUllou
I)r F Howard Ilumphrls
Gustavo 1'olollor, Bon of Prof 1
Sir A Wultor Camp
Lesllo Francis, niece of Col Francis
;. Miss Alice Kltclien
Hetty Trask, winl of Col Francis
" Mrs lIumphrlH
Mrs llultblt, housukeopor for Col
Francis Miss JoolmKo
Tho "profossor" was well takon
off, but his makeup vorgod out of
comedy into burlesque, nnd this
latter was still moro pronounced a
foaturo with "Gustavo," who got
himself up in a ballet dancer's
costume for au actor's part as a
Greek athlete. Ilia app-uranco
ncto'l like laughing gas i a gen
tleraan auditor, with tho result of
producing "rubber neck" all ovor
tho house to tho disadvantage of
Tho acting was quito satisfac
tory ou tho part of every char
acter, hut in one or two cases tho
linos wero 6pokou with an impe
tuosity that, mado thorn lost to
moat of the'audionco.
Robort L. Scott, tho veteran
actor, coached tho plavs with abil
ity. An excellent program was play
ed by tho Y. M. 0. A. orchestra,
directed by Wray Taylor's baton,
by way of overture, interludes and
m o s
WeaUititit mill trt oiiniivsm.
"I have beou taking Hood's Sar
saparilla for weakness of the spine
and uorvousness, and in a abort
time it had done me u g" nt deal
of good. 1 cannot leominoud
Hood's Sarsaparilla too lii.hly. I
bavo uevor boon troubled as much
with weakness since taking
Hood's' Mary E. Low is, E.
TJnivorsity Avo., Guthrie, Okla.
Hood's Pills aro tbn only pills
to tako with Hood's Sarsaparilla.
Easy and yet oflioie t
Horveil I1U Henti'iu".
Kauhi, ono of tho mon eonteno
od to a year's imprison mout for
boiug implicated in the murder of
John Milton at Iwiloi during tho
progress of a swipes row, was re
leased from custody today, lie
having served his sontenco. Ka
uhi shortonod his term somewhat
by good behavior. For, several
months ho was a trusty nt tho
At the Uojf I'uiiml,
During tho past four days, GO
dogs havo been gathored in at tho
dog pound. Of this number, 22
havo been killed. Quite a num
ber aro still nt tho pound. Tho
dog catching business will con
tinuo for about a month.
Chief Clerk HaBsingor is back
to his desk in tho Intorior Oflico
after a wook's illness. Ho is not
quito woll yot. i
CENTENNIAL FROM SEATTLE
Brings Good Cargo and' Passengers for
Something About the Vessel Was Once (be
Takasago-Maru Bouftht In Decem
ber Last Other Holes.
Tho American steamer Centen
nial, B. B. Whitney commander,
arrived in port lato Saturday after
noon, about 13 days from Seattle.
Sho had aboard, 5 cabin and i'i
second clas3 passeugors as well aB
tho following cargo: 787 sacks
flour, G20 sacks It. barley, 1021
sacks oats, 2000 bags lime, 150
bays lime, GG7 sacks bran, 875
sacks bran, 100 crates potatoes,
100 boxes applos, 100 sacks rolled
oats, -138 cases of salmon, Theo.
II. l)avies & Co.; G boxes baking
powder, spices, oto , HJIaokfold b
Co.; -103 bales hay, St. O. SayreBj
12G0 sacks oats, A. L. Morria. It
might bo stated hero that 500 tons
of cargo was loft ovor in Soottlo
on account of insulliciout freight
Tho Contonninl is a thirtocn
knot boat and, whon in first class
shnpo again, will make much
The Centonninl is now dischar
gintr at the Pacific mail wharf.
Her next port is Hilo but her time
of loaving for that port has not
beou decided on yet. Sho will re
main hero for two or three days.
Something as to tho history of
tho Centennial might provo inter
esting. She was built in England
39 years ago and rau botwoon New
York and Queoustown. Tho Con
tonninl was then a side whoolor.
Twenty yoira ago tho Contou-
uial was sulci to n Japanese com
pany and, up until Decombor last,
was uoing a coasting business. At
that time sho was bought by Am
ericans nnd is now ou tho Seattle-
Whon doiug work for tho Japa
nese, tho Coutennial was known
ns tho Takasago-maru. That name
with the year loYo is ou tho for
ward bell now.
Tho Contonninl is a well built
boat aud is supplied with very
heavy plates. Sho is roomy nnd
very comfortable inside,although a
gianco trom shore mieut preiuchce
n person against her. Sho looks
old fashioned aud not at all unlike
an old time man-of-war.
Captain B. B. Whitnoy. com
mander of tho Centonninl, is au
out rugot bound tugboat mastor.
Thoro is a Japanese aboard tho
steamor that has boon with hor
for six'i on years. His uamo is
Toko and, when tho Centennial
was plying betwoen Japanese
ports, no was urst mate.
Tho second cabin passengers on
tho Contenuial play in fino luck.
Thoy oat at tho samo tabloa with
tho cabin passongers aud havo tho
Ilnnco nt Alnuhnu.
The Princess Kaiulani will givo
a grnnd ball in Ainnhau on Tues
day night. Invitations aro out.
Thoro will bo a goodly represent
ation of tho Army.
Minister King is still confinod
to his house.
Royal makes the food pure,
wholesome and delictus.
ROVMCAhlhO POHR CO.. trw YORK.
DECISION' FUOM KAUAI
Mr. Davis Demurs to Jurisdiction In
Con Opium Cits?.
Judgo Hardy of tho Fifth Cir
cuit Court, Kauai, has filed a de
cision iu tho jury waived caso of
Aalona vs. Knapuiki, action to
quiot titlo. Ho awards title to
one-fourth of tho land iu disputo
to tho dofendant as one of the
heirs of Hauwalaoa. Plniutiff
takes nothing nnd pays costs.
Ueo. A. .Davis, sicninc es
"counsol nnd dofondant for George
Hawkins, lues n uomurror to
Marshal Brown's action on about!
against Willa'rd J. Coon, William
Larson and Gcorgo Hawkins. The
grounds aro that Coon was not
guilty of violating any laws of the
United Stntes.i and the Kopublic
of Hawaii had ceased to oxist nt
tho timo of alleged broach of
bond, autl Uoou could not bo tried
by tho courts of tho United Statos
for an offenso againt tho sov
eroiguty of tho Republic of Iln
waii, a Govornmont that had
ceased to exist whon the allegod
breach of bond occurred. Tho
paper is headed: "In tho Circuit
Court of tho First Circuit of tho
Hawaiian Islands, torritory of tho
United States of America."
Judgo Porry is hearing Ookala
Sugar Plantation Co. vs. John
Wilson. Kinnoy tfc Ballou for
plaintiff; Thurston for dofendant.
A. H. Loobnnstoin tho surveyor is
Still Aflrr Aldrlcli.
The polico aro still after Ed.
Aldrich, tho man in whoso room
wero found counterfeit bills, aud
plates and chemicals for tho
making of tho snmo. Ho was
spotted in Kamoiliili Saturday
night but, boforo the polico could
got at him, ho had found another
hiding plnco. Kamoiliili was coin
pletoly searched. It is belioved
that Aldrich, awaro of tho fact
that ho is being cbnsod, change
his hiding place at night, when no
ono can soo him.
The Ijut Cur.
The last cars of tho Kiug street
lino going to Wnikiki and Palama
pasB tho Anchor Saloon. The
cleverest mixologists in tho city
aro there alwayB to put you up
anything you may desire. Drop
iu nnd tako a drop boforo you tako
tho car. Tho colobrated Seattle
beor is to bo had hero on draught.
A full liuo of liquors includmg
John Downr's Scotch, O. P. 8.,
etc., always on baud. Tho most
exacting and varied demands can
bo satisfied. Tho Anchor Saloon
is hero to pleaso its patrons.
Tho bonds of tho Hawaiian
Government wero listed this
morning on tho Stock Exohongo
8100 was 'bid and S100J asked.
O. R. fe L. Co.'s bonds woro bid
for at MOO nud 8101 was tho ask
ing price. 1 or Oahu Assessable
SMI was bid and SHU asked. A
bid of S135 for 1. 1. S. N. Co. wns
Tho following asks wpro mado:
Ewa S210, H. A. Co. 8100, Hono
kaa (now stook) 8175, Wuimen
8125, O. It. & L. Co. 882.
Hotel Arrival!. ,
Cnnt Ahlhnrn nnrl u ti r...l.n
ina; lsaao Cathcart midwife. Seat
tlo, Mr Sorby and wife, Volcano;
Anton Oropp, Hoinrieh C Glade,
Koloa. Kauai: llnbort'W IIuvic
Los Anpoles; Goorgo Eidmau,
Arlington Alex Cnnkluim Tfn.
ilua; H O Davjs, n E Soulo, Bos
ton; a. i ueur, Chicago; S Kslii
noi, Waihoo, Maui; Jamas TCoko,
Wailuku;WHerbort Field, Arthur
Griffin, BosBland, B. O.
a m .
.Stays In Honolulu,
JndeO Stnnlov tnknn roil trv
wind up affairs of tho Kohala
terra. Tomorrow mornimr i,n
will resicrn bin mmmi0o!nn nn
Judge of tho Third nnd Fourth
Circuits, and again receivo a com-
miBBjon bb oocona Judgo of tho
First Circuit, in nlnen nf ' lmt m.
signed only tp provont a judicial
doadlock on Hawnii consequent
ou Judgo Hitchcock's death.
m;v kaimuki i:i,i,.
Develops Illfiiceit Klotr or Any on Tills
The proprietors of tho now Ka
imuki real ostato tract have writ
ten a now poem that runB "Water,
water everywhere and plonty good
water to drink." Ou Saturday
and Sunday parties wero takon out
to the now woll thnt has iust boon
completed by McCaudless Bro-
thora. lhoy found water spout
ing fully two feet abovo tho
ground lovol of tho woll.
Mr. McCaudless says that this
is tho largest woll aud yields tho
biggeol flow of any ou tho islnnd.
At tho prosent timo it shows a
capacity of a million and a half
gallons iu twenty-four hours and
this can bo doubled by tho uso of
pumps. Although tho supply is
Bulliciont to furnish all tho wntor
necessary for tho tract, tho con
tract calls for two wolls nud the
second is now being driven.
This big water supply assures
the success of tho Kaimuki tract
as n particularly desirable resi
dence district. Work on tho
pumping plant and reservoir will
begin as soon as tho contracts can
be lot. Tho land of this new tract
is highly fertilo, tho scenery from
residonco sites mngnificont nud
tho ntmosphoro cool and hoalth
ful. Gear, LanBing & Co. aro tho
promoters of this enterprise.
"Mnnof Wonder" Airaln.
John Siln, tho Mauoa Wonder,
presents his compliments to Har
ry E. Richardson, Co. E, -1st N.
Y. V. Inf. nud Hart, the bicycle
rider at Camp McKiuloy and states
that ho novor complainod nbout
tho amount of training ho had
takeu but biipposed that he could
got a raco after tho matter hnd
boen tnlked ovor. Ho also states
that, since it appears that mnuoy
is short out iu tho direction of
Dimond Head, ho will raco Hart
or any "other wheelman for any
dibtouce, just for tho fuu of riding.
Nostakosuill bo asked for nud
tho riding will bo entirely to find
Tho rainfall for last Friday as
noted nt various placos was as
follows: Weather Bureau, .10;
Frank Brown's, .29; Luakha, .49
aud W. W. Hall's, .07. Thoro is
no rain gaugo in tho town proper
so that tho rainfall could
not bo calculated. However,
it ia belioved to havo been very
Tho weather of last Friday and
Saturday is tho first break in tho
trade winds for four months or
sinco tho middlo of Juno.
On Saturday night, thoro woro
about muo caBOs of what was sup
posed to bo typhoid fever, in tho
military camp Lator somo doubt
ns to typhoid fever in tho caso of
those patients, was oxpreBsed bv
tho physicians. At nil ovonts, tho
mon mentioned nro in very des
Duty in tlio Vnlleys,
The soldiers (Ininrr imfrnl rlnfir
in tho valleys aro now forced to do
more work now-ndays on acoount
of tho largo number of thoir com
rades sick. This makea thoir
tuin como nrouud much oftouer
iti:ms of inti:i:st to hioyou:
RubKr It very scarco anj sleaJlly alvanclns In
price tllcycles tires an! tubes, alto Carrlaee (Ires
are likely to advance In price so cents a IMilK ad
vance already on home tires NO AUVANCL
Y 1 1 1 1 v j
The jolnchwheel will nrtt take the placo ol the 8
as ndvertbed by some manufacturer In w, canvass
of various nukirs has resulted in an estimated ot
from i to 10 per cent "The Cycle At" viys It Is
a passing fad like the jo Inch front wheel of a few
ears ago, and tho very low head ot this ear Pro
portionate strength has to be followid out to Insure
reliability which gains and keeps the popular favor.
Illcicleswlll bedocorated and appearance In '99.
studed ecn by those makers who have held back
from using transfers striping, itc , the demand Is
lor decoration and Hikes will bo ornamented to suit
the taste of the purchasers
HAIIXYS HONOLULU CYCLEHY. 1) King
street has good veennd hand wheels at $15, with new
tins l to $35 NLW lilccles $10 '07 model The
Reliable Stormer Wheels '08 model at J 40 guaranteed
1 ear Mand W tires.
Repairs of all kinds,
$1 per month keeps your Hike cleaned, oiled and
punctures repaired a popular feature at
231 King Street.
MANY fiUESTIONS ARE ASKED
Superintendent Buck Quizzed by Experts
Coroner's Jury Hears Testimony In Case of
Death of Private Hannan and Atolilkea
City's Llfilitlng System Defective.
Tho coronor's jury iu tho caso
of tho doath of Privato Hannan
aud Alohikcn early Saturday
morning, met Saturday afternoon
nnd sat until after 5 o'clock. Tho
timo wns takon up with tho oxhiu.
ination of witnesses. Clinrles
Thurston, foroman of No. 1 En
giuo Co.; Chns. Qortz, the mau
who was with Hannnn nt tho time
of his donth; Mrs. Burgess who
lives near tho placo of tho acci
dent; Joo Rodriguez, tho hack-
man who was driving tho two sol
diers to camp; Ur. Winslow, who
camo into contact with tho deadly
wire whoro it had fallon ncross tho
sidewalk; James O. Crane, lino
man and Superintendent Buck
were all questioned.
This morning, tho Jury mot
again. Attorney General Smith
did tho asking of most tho ques
tions. Frod J. Crosq, export olec
trical engineer nnd Lietits. E.
Storer Tico and O. A. Coolidgo of
tho Engineer's Corps woro also
active iu plying questions.
Superintend ant Buck was re
called to comploto his unfinished
testimony. Tho points brought
out by Mr. Buck wero ns follows:
That tho accident was caused by a
short circuit; that tho wire was
probably burnt oil by coming iuto
contact with tho noiKllbor wire on
tho other sulo ot tho circuit;
that this other wiro was half
way across1 Richards stroot and
was bo bndly burnod that it broke
when handled by tho liuemou;
that tho broaking of tho pin from
tho cross pieco wns caused by auts
boring nbout and leaving only a
thin crust on tho outside; that
there aro other places in Honolulu
whoro, if wires woro to bo brought
in contnet, a Bhort circuit would
result; that a groat deal of tho wiro
of tho city has broken insultation;
thnt this matter ha3 been reported
to tho Govornmont; that now wires,
arms and poles aro bciug put ou;
that in most cases tho oldvvires
are put up becauso thero is not
sufficient uevv wiro; that tho old
wire is not as safo as tho now.
Mr. Cross asked particularly
about thu mattor of inspection. It
was brought out by both Mr. Buck
and Mm Rowell lator, that there
waa no inspector for underwriters
oxeept in houso wiring. By nttor
noy Bo Bolt, assisting tho Gov
ernmont, it wns brought out thnt
tho wholo system in Jfonolulu was
not in good order. Moro mon
could bo usod to good udviiutuei'.
Tho mattor of using iron pegs for
insulators hero was brought out
by Mr. Cross.
Arthur Whitlock, James Crauo
and Mailo, Iinomon, wero nil
queutioucd. Theso mon spoko of
their work on tho linos and identi
fied tho insulator and wiro brought
in nB ovidonco.
Superintendent of PublioWorks
Rowell gavo meaBuromontsas fol
lows: Distanco from Richards
street to engino houso pole, 105
feotihoicrht of bracket ou Richards
street polo, 18.5; hoight of bracket
ou engine houso polo, 15.2; hoight
of wiro from middlo of stroot, 1DJ
foot. Tho two wiroe aro oightoen
inches apart, parallol nnd fasten
ed to brackets that aro horizontal.
Mr. Rowoll spdko of tho good
work dono by Mr. Buck and tho
incroasod efficiency of tho system
sinco ho took hold.
Tho export tostimony and de
cision of tho Jury will como this
aftornoon. Work begins again at
Fred. J. Cross has just finished
his export tostimony as tho Bul
letin goes to press. In answer
to questions put by Attorney
Geuoral Smith ho Btated tho following:
"Tho accident was caused by the
breaking of tho pin. Ono wire
was thrown over tho other causing
n short circuit. From tho testi
mony given I would stnto that
thero was no negligeuco on the
part of Superintendent Buck.
"I will, however, stnto this
much. Tho system ns it is, ib ex
tremely dangerous. If I had tho
thu say so, 1 would not permit tho
current to run through some of
tho wires, oven after repair."
I IS '
GOODALE THE MAN.
W. W. Goodale, for n long timo
manager of Onomen plantation,
has been appointed manager of tho
Waialna plantation. Tho position
will, as a matter of course, carry a
high salary. Mr. Goodale brought
the Onomea plantation up fiom a
1500 ton to a 10,000 ton yield. For
many yer.is holms been prominent
iu tho nunual conventions of tho
sugur plautors, serving with abili
ty upon slandiug committoes bo
twoon sessions. Ho hn a muHi
tudeof frionds to congratulate him
on his accession to tho muuago
mout of a 83,500,000 estate.
All of tho shares of tho Waialua
Agricultural Co. havo been np.
portioned. Notices aro being issued
to successful applicants by Castlo
& Cooke, Ltd., to come iu nud
Hubsciibe tho stock list on or be
foro Tuesday, or thoir shares will
be apportioned to others.
uim: ami iii:i:u.
Petition nml ri'Hiidr Trillions from
Thoro nro hitches to no end in
tho matter of licouseH for the salo
of light wiuo nud 'oeor.' ' The
Interior Oilico is bombarded with
petitions, for and ngaintt issuing
liconses, from various country
districts. Thoso designated by
the Cabinet as ihe perrons to re
coivo the licenses nro in somo
casus looking askance nt tho favor
on nccount of thu conditions pre
scribed. Colonel Bnrbor is objecting to
the Waikiki licenses becauso of
tho contiguity of tho garrison
under hi6 commnud. And, lastly,
nothing can bo dono ono wny or
tho other until Minister King ia
able to attoud to tho Interor jje.
Still Alintlirr Drfrllt.
Saturday's football gnmo be
tween tho Pennsylvania and Town
team lesulted iu nuotbor victory
for tho former, tho scoro being G
5. The game was a good ono
throughout, ench side fighting
with all tho strength in thuui. Tho
ti'nraa wero gioatly ohanged froni
tho Saturday previous and tho
playiug was a Burprio ou this
very nccount. The uudiouco was
very good considering tho fact
that tho uotico of tho gnmo had
been so short.
If you want a nico Rubber tiro
hack with li Careful drivon rinrr nn
Club Stablo Hack Stand Tnl. 1V.)
and wo guaranteo yon will bo
Highest Honors World's Fair.
Qold Medal, Midwinter Fair.
A Pure Urape Cream of Tartar Powder. t!fsHl
40 YEAPS T.-TANDARDk '5jK