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Vol. VI. No. 1130.
HONOLULU, B. I., SATURDAY, PEBRUA11Y 4, 1899.
Piuob 5 Oknts.
JAPAN BUSINESS MEN ACT
BARK WILLSCOTT DAMAGED
MR. KENNY ENTERTAINS
THE- WAHIAWA LANDS
A Kyoto (Japan) despatch to
tlio Asahi undor date the 19th
states as follows:
A secret meeting lias beon beld
by the Kyoto Chamber of Com
merce in connection with tho
spoech mado by Lord Charles
Uoivtiford while in ihnt city, and
it was decided to submit a memor
ial to tho Cabinet expressing the
dpsire of the Ohninbor for tho
formation of not only nn Anglo
Japanese nlliauco but nlso n quad
ruplo nlliauco between Japan,
Groat Britain, tho United States
HU8SIA.N COAL l'ltOQUAtf.
The following toloaram is pub
lished in tho Asahi (Japan):
Dakin, Jan.. 19. A rumor has
gained currency to tho offeot that
Russia will abolish tho regulations
prohibiting tho impoi tatiou of coal
this year. Germany is said to bo
going to petablish a latgo coal do
.port at Kiaochow Bay.
Were Not Korelirn Ntenmen.
The now man at tho Diamond
Head signal station saw tbeNoeau
and Lvalani coming from Hama
kua early this morning and, think
ing thoy were foroign steamers,
reported two transports off port.
"Central" got busy and tho result
was that thoro was a fluttering of
night clothes iu inoro than ono
linuu. Bells rang and whNMes
blt-w Soon it wan learned that
tho lijhtB Hten far out at sea eamo
froiu lioihinK more nioteutious
tlinu uland steamers. There' were
sleepy mutterings iu sevoral
houses and then all was qui t.
Lc Munyon of tho Lovo build
ing was down at tho wharf today,
as tho Americn-Maru wa9 depatt
ing, and was foitunate enough to
-obtain an instantaneous photo
.graph of that vessel dashing into
I Good Tea J
HERE'S THE LIST:
GUNPOyVDER. The kind that
Gr.indmotlier has such' pleasant recollec
" tlons of.
BASKET-FIRED JAPS. "Spider
Leu" types pure, uncolored teas.
PAN - FIRED JAPS. Commonly
called "Green Teas."
YOUNG HYSONS. Another of the
"Green Tea" types.
ONGLISII BREAKFASTS. (Con
gous). Richest, heaviest, most bracing of
all Teas. You'll find ours perfect.
OOLONGS. From Formosa, one of
the banner tea districts of the world.
CEYLONS. A line that's making,.-!-
name lor useir in ine woriu.
AS8AMS. (Orange Pekoes). Teas
of India. Similar to theCeylons, though
of flavors peculiarly their own.
BLENDS. Our "Waverley Blend,"
from fanciest blacks j "Premium Blend,"
from fanciest blacks and greens; and
"Guaran-Tea Blend,"from standard blacks,
are scientific, combinations of the most
delicately flavored of the above-mentioned
varieties, and teas which we guarantee to
be of greatest strength and most delicate
flavors obtainable, and, above all,
S1KK.1LT rUKB. ,
Prop In, examine our goods, (test them. If you like. AT OUR EXPENSE), make
.'the'most searching Inquiry into our methods, then decide where you, wish to trade.
Your neighbors tried It, AND THEY'RE ON OUR LIST. Think It over.
J. T. WATERHOUSE
Tho America Maru ran into the
"Willscott at tho Pacific Mail wharf
this morning, causing quite a little
damage to tho eailiug vessel. Tho
accident camo about in this way.
Tho last whistle had been blown
and tho staamer waB about ready
to go. Captain Lorenzon, the
pilot assignod to the duty of talc
ing out the America Maru, bnd
not gnneon tbo bridge. Captain
Cope hud junt corao down to at
tend to tome little mattor but be
fore leaving, had given the order
to make ready to sail. It is
thought that tho lever went a littlo
too far and pointed out "slow
ahead" while the peoplowbo went
aboard to say good-byo to friends
wero still streaming down tho
gangway Suddenly, tbero was a
crash. Ono of the bow linos of
tho America Maru had parted and
she had poked her nose uudor tho
awning that was stretched over the
deck of tho Willscott, far astern,
toaring away quito a section of the
rail on tho port side and directly
Captain Loronzon rushed on
tho bridge of the Amerioi Maru
aud gave tho command to reserve
engines in time to save any more
damago. Tho T. K. K Company
will, probably, have to pay tho
damages to the Willscott.
Second Mate CNil of the
AVillsoott was ono of tho inon who
remained very cool while the Am
erica Maru was poking her uoso
into his ship, ho stood uoir by and
beat timo to the music of the baud.
We are informed by tho Direo
tor of the Foot and Telegraph
Office, that local mail matter for
Singapore despatched per 8 S
Omi maru, Coptic and Empress
nf China nn the '15th, 19th and
20th of December respectively,
was lost in tbo S. S. Glenavon,
which was wrecked shortly after
leaviog Hongkong for Singapore.
Japan Weekly Gazette.
We awoke to a realizing sense of
your "pilikia" months ago, and
have since been systematically at
work searching through lines of
samples, as we could procure them,
(any old thing won't satisfy us when
buying), for just what we desired.
At last we have accumulated a stock
which we are willing to submit to
you. Pure, delicious teas they are,
in theold-fashioned lead-lined chests.
Tea6 that we'll sell to you by
honest sixtesn-ounce weight.
Teas that you may examine In
broad daylight before you hand your
money o,ver. - 3m.
Teas that have never been
"manipulated" since they left the
' Can Get It
u CROCkERY u HARDWARE
RUN ON TWO-CENT STAMPS
Sales Have Amounted to $1600 Per
Day so Far.
One Man Bought $1000 Worth This Morning
Stamp Dealers Think There Will Be
a Change Must Have a Pointer.
The Nippon Maru brought for
tho Post Office tho olhor day, 825,
000 of two-cent poatago stamps.
These, instead of being
brown, as heretofore! wero red.
Tho small quantity led stamp
dealers to bolievo that, should
mere of tho eamo denomination
arrive, thoy would bo of another
color or would bo the regular
United States stamps,
Tho Nippon Maru arrived here
on Fobruary 1 and, Rinco that
time, tho two -cent stamps hive
been soiling nt the rate of about
$1500 worth a day. Taking this
as a basis, $1500 wero sold up to
yestorday afternoon at Po9t Office
closing timo This morning, ono
man bought $1000 worth of the
two-cent stamps and other salos
today will amount to about $500
raoro. Thoro are then SG00O
worth of the stamps nlroady out
of the Post Office, leaving only
about $19,000 worth. It will not
take long for thoso to disappear
at tho rate snle of Jho last threo
days. Thero is no, law ngiiiiist
one man buying as mauy ua ho
Evidently there must bo somo
good pointer roboivod by the
stamp dealers or they would not
bo buying up tho3tamp3 as they
are. it is learned tuat most all til
tho big buyers aro strangers.
Ramor even goes so far ita to
state that dealers camo down iu
the Nippon-Mam at the same timo
as tbo stamps, with tho intention
of buying up a certain number
for big houses. Should this issuo
ruu out and no more of the kind
come from tho presses, tho value
of tho stamps will cortainly bo
groat in a very little while.
It is learned that there has also
beon a small run on the one-cent
yellow stamps, pooplo believiog
that the nest issue would bo
greoji. There are, howover, quite
n number of thoso loft.
It will bo remembored that ono
cent postal cards ran out somo
timo ago. lAnothor lot was receiv
ed by tho Nippon-Maru. Theso
are tho sams as tho original ones
with tho exception that the board
ers and stamp aro a little deoper
This id a nummary of the pro
sent situiti'iu ac th Poit Office
regarding tw oout stamps:
Kecoivo I Feb. 1, Si25,OUO worth
or 1,250,000 sUiup.
bold sine Deb. 1, SuUvU worth
or 300,000 rinmps.
Komaiodor, lb. 4, $19,000
worth or 950,000 stamps.
Brigadier General Wheoton, iu
command of tho ro ul urn aboatd
the Scandia, is a Li-utunant Colo
nel in the Regular Army nud is
tho third in line for a (Jolouoloy.
Ho is not a West Point mau.
Made from Pure Orape Cream
Gives a THUd to Lord Beresford and
Dance at Consul General In Evening Large
Assembly of People to Greet the
Commissioner Kenny, as stated
last issuo, entertained Lord
Charles Beresford with tbo com
mittco of wolcome at tiffin yester
day afternoon. A very elegant ro
past, consisting of six or eight
courses of Gnoly prepared viands,
was served. Tho principal guest
sat at tho middlo of the table, with,
the host opposito. Dr. MoKibbin,
chairman of committee, sat on the
right sido of Lord Charles, and
Mr. Athorton, president of the
Chamber of Commorco, on his loft.
On Mr. Kenny's right was Robin
Grey, private secretary of Lord
Charles, and on his loft Judgo
Stanley. Tho others at table woro
Rov, Alex. Mackintosh, llobort
Catton, Clive Davios, Secretary J.
G. Speneer of tho Chamber of
Comniprce, Dr. Sloigett, W. Hor
aco Wright, W. Seaborn Luce,
Charles Creichton, J. M. Mousar
rat, J.EIay Wodohouse, A. St. M.
Mackintosh, R. A. Jordan and D.
Logan. Each guoat was furnished
with a loi of caruation, and at
each plato was a souvenir name
cuid bearing the piaturo of a
bundlo of fish tied with
ti leaves' Hawaiian style.
Just at tho feast began Lord
Charles received by messenger an
ilium loi from Mrs. F. M. Swanzv.
Aftor the meal was over, Mr.
Davey took group, photographs
of the pirty standmc in front of
tho house. Mr. Kenny had a
carriage waiting to drive Lord
Charles Beresford and Mr. Groy
to the Pali. Just before the party
dispersed, James Hanlon, black
smith, appeared and asked to bo
piesonted to his distinguished
Irish fellow-countryman. The
collocpiy that ensued was richly
humorous. It cloaod by Lord
Charles saying in a puro Irish
brogue, in answer to Mr. Hanlon's
expressed hope that ho might ovon
meet him again in "ould Oiroland"
itself, ''Yie, Mr. Hanlon, and if
its iliction toimo you may eoo me
with a black oyo.
Mr. Kenny gavo a dinner in
honor of Lord Charlos later, and
in tho evening came a reception to
a larco number of invited cuests.
Tho exterior of tbo consulate gen
oral was hung thickly with color
ed lanterns, chiefly marked with
cue .urmsu anu American nags.
An arch of colored light had its
apex at tho trnek of tbo flagstaff.
Within tho house woro decorations
of flags and flowers, and the place
altogether took on a brilliant ap
pearance. The Hawaiian quintet
club played during a brief recep
tion timo, and for a danco that
Among thoso noticod in tho as
sembly woro Presidont Dolo, Min
ister H. E. Cooper and wifo, At
toruoy Gonejal W. O. Smith, Hon.
liarold M. Sowall, Rev. Alox.
Mackintosh and wifo, Rov. O. P.
Emerson and wife, Dr. N. B.
Emerson and wife, Lieut Pond.
commander USS Iroquois; Frank
Bucklin nnd E J French of U S T
S Scandia; Capt Draper, USA;
Judgo Perry, Judge Stanley .Judge
V eterson, Dr aloggott and who, Mr
and Mrs JHumberg, Major GOPot
ter, Mr and Mrs Job S Emerson.Dr
Humplnis and wife, Mr and Mrs
E W Jordan, Mr and Mrs Clivo
Davios, R A Jordan and Miss
Jordan, Dr WT Monsarrat, Mr
aud Mrs T V King, Mr and Mrs
W O King, Mr and Mrs , O M V
Forstor, Mr and Mrs W ORoe,:Mr
and Mrs Thos Rowcaslle, Judge O
F Hart, Miss Hart, James Hart
of Melbourne, Col Whyte and
wifo of Seattle, Mr and Mrs Chos
Oroighton, Mr and Mrs J Mort
Out, Mr aud Mrs W O Atwater,
Mr and Mrs h M Vetlosen, Mr
Continued on Page 3.
Land Agent Brown Answers Some Bulle
Says There Is No Work In the Dark Attention
of People Called to Tbese Lands In
Accord With Land Act.
Editor Evening Bdlletin:
I nm interested in tho communi-
cations to your paper of Feb.
2nd, made by partios signing
"Disgusted" and "Ono who wants
to know" and roforring to the laud
of Wahiawa on this Island, re
cently taken up by a Sottlomont
Association. Tho first named
scorns to think somo great mystery
attaches to this matter thero is
The parties applying for infor
mation abont lands on this Island,
this Wahiawa tract has invariably
been moutioned, and various par
ties havn boen furniehod with
plans and have inspected tho laud
without expressing auy further
interest or desire.
Tho present Sottloment Asso
ciation, and this offico, has pro
ceeded strictly dndor tho provi
sions of tho Land Act and amend
ments for such association, and
tho result is gratifying that tho
land is now taken up by persons
of skill and experience, who pro
pose to establish homes for them-'
selvos and families on this land,
aud to risk time and money iu tho
dovelopmcnt of what was but a
short timo ago pronounced by a
woll known gentleman acquainted
witu tuo laud, "not at to support a
family of pigs.'- ., - . ,
The Settlomont Association
clause of tho Land Act has heeu
in force since August 1895. Hun
dreds of copies of that Act have
boen circulated and your corres
pondents, who are presumably
familiar with tho same, could at
any timo havo obtained full in
formation, organized a settlement
association, aud havo acquired
this land if they had seen fit.
Your second correspondent
'I believe it would havo fetched
much moro money than tho Gov
ernment will now recoivo if put
up at Publio Auction in small
sized lots." Perhaps so quite
likely so, but that might bo trno of
evory Right of Purchase Lease
lot, and every Homestead in tho
If it was simply the question of
cottinK the last cout for Publio
Lands, the wholo area could bo
pat up at auction without any
conditions, and bo knocked down
to a limited numbor of capitalists,
but to whodo good?
Tho purposo of the Land Act
was to establish homos, to devolap
the lands and to devote to now
uses tracts that heretofore havo
sorvod no better purpose tbau to
furnish limited feed to wandering
cattle. The experiment at Wahi
awa is a risky ono to judge by tho
discouraging tales of formor at
tempts; but it is nn important one
and its' success or faiiuro means
I can only say in conclusion:
Thero has been uo "myBlory,"
no "work in the dark."
This land and tho matter of
this Association has beon repeat
odly drawn to tho attention of
parties applying at tins ouicc.
The whole transaction has been
under tho law and in accord
with its intont.
I belie vo your correspondents
aro houost, and correct in drawing
attention to what they may te
lievo to be irregularities, and 1
slial,l be glad at auy timo to give
thorn any information iu my pos
session as. to any traductions of
J. F. Bhown,
Agent of Publio Lauds.
Honolulu, Fob. 3, 1898.
Continued on Page 4.
Hroiir.AKiznn r.niiurii nc it:cnc
Cnm;T.-;rvi-A i mini! um ........
of Opera House, next Sunday as follows:
iu a. in. aununv acnooi : sicrnmrnt !mp-
ice.lt II n. in.: nre.'irhlni In Unu-illin
at 6:io p. m. Prendilnir In English at
lie. p. m. by Elder U. W. Greene;
lbiect. " wlmt .Sln :ir. Pcen(l il tn
Salvation." All are Invited to come
THE SHIP REGISTRY CASES
Is Entered In Breach or.
Alleged Incapacity cl a Guardian Appeal of
G. W. Lincoln and H. E. Cooper
Bond of Assignee.
In tho mattor pf tho petition of
Vrthur M. Brown for a writ of
mandamus to compel Collector
General McStockor to eivo Ha
waiian Tegistry to tho ship Falls
of Clyde, a stipulation has been
filed, that among other things
Alexander Lyle may proceed to
moiisuro tho ship ponding n de
cision of tho caso, nnd that tho
ship may procosd on her voyacc
without advantage being taken of
her absouco by defendant. A
motion to quaoh tho amended
answor is also filed. Also, an ap
peal againBt Judgo Porry's deci'-
sion overruling tho petitioner's
motion to quash tho roturn.
A similar stipulation to that in
tho Falls of Clyde mattpr is mado
in that of tho application of
Goorgo W. Macfurlin1 to compel
registry of the bark Willscott Pe
titioner also hpjieah ogainst Hjo
adverse'decision of Judgo Porry.
A motion to quash service for
irregularities has beon iilod in F.
J. Tecta Vrf. Win. Whito und
Frank K. Aroher has petitioned
for nn order to John Pas. irunr-
ihnn of Koalohaoldlaui, a minor.'
to hlo his accounts. Tho petition
snys rHsponr'eut is not a proper
porson to be guardi n.
Judgment has been entered for
$250 damages in favor of Erraioa
da Silva, for breach of promise of
morriago. A jury awarded this
after tryiug tho suit, which waa
II. E. Cooper has filed an ob
jection and protest to issuance of
execution on judgment against G.
V. Lincoln nud himself for $341.-
93 at tho suit of J. A. Hopper.
Judc Stanley has signed a
deoreo appointing P. L. Weaver
as trusted iu place of (J. T.
Guliokjxleceased, in the matter of
the deed of trust from Mele A1&
pai and J. Alnpai.
I. Rubinstein has filed a bond
in $1500, with Godfroy Brown as
surety as assignee of tho estato of
S. Decker, a bankrupt.
Honolulu Crloksl Club.
The Secretary of tho Honolulu
Cricket Club wishos the niombors
of that organization to keep in
mind tho fact that tho annual
meeting tiikos place in the Arliuu
ton hotel parlors at 7:30 o'clock,
Tu"sday ovouing, Fob. 7. Every
member is expected to bo present
as business of utmost imparlance
is to bo trnnsaofod.
Highest Honors World's Fair
dold Medal, Midwinter Fair.
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