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1HE EVENING BDLLETJN: HONOLULU, H. 1., FEBRUARY 15, 181)0.
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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 18519.
Tho Ohineso I mi why in on nil
rais-ed their juices when tlieclntlies
sprinkling liiw went into effect
Will they lower rates now Mint the
lnw 1ms been nullified by the
Supremo Court ? Fair piny is
b Hinie plwv. .lolth.
There nan b gieut dcnl of Ulk
nbout whito Amorieiin eolouizntioD
ou the Kihei lands when tho Uov-
ornrapnt oi em-d thorn for setlle-
raeut. Now it oeeine tbo Innde
nre to he colonized by a hugo cor
poration nfter tbo fn'-hion of it
kind. Contrnct labor colouiftn
from Jnpiui nro tbo tin's for Ki
hei. AGUINAI.DO'S HIIST I.l"Mi.
At Inst tbo bt'lf proclaimed pa
triot Agninnldo has tested the
torhpor of the Araericnn troops in
tho Pbilippiuo, with tho resuli
that tlio insurgents hnto been
ghou n dtubbing Mint tlioy will
remember for mnny a day. It is
very nntnrnl tbHt Aguiunldo and
his cohortsj should now stnto that
the fight was brought on by the
Americans, but the circumstnnces
attending tbo opening of the but
Mo dourly indicate tbt tbo insnr
gauts had practicnlly set tbe time
for oponing hostilities, evidootly
supposing Mint llioy could handle
Ynnkees in tbo snuio style ns
ThiB fight coupled with tbo
ratification of tho peace treaty
makes tbo duty of tlio United
States in tbo Philippines clear.
Tbo insurgents huvo shown thorn
selves thoroughly unreliable, in
capable of nccepting tbe friendly
ofiices of n liberal mmdfd nation
and therefore incapable of being
loft to establish a government of
their own having any of tbo tenets
of modern justice. Tho etroug
power of tho United States is in
the Philippines to stay nnd if the
Filipinos bavo not bpiibc enough
to realize tbe situation or sutliciout
houor to ncoept American libera
lity in the spirit with which it is
oxtendcJ, they will simply be
whipped into lino nnd taught a
lesson on what kind of material
Yankees nro made of.
Whatever responsibility the
United Statos must nsmtnn iu thin
outbreak must rest upon those
who opposed tbe ratification of tbo
Peace Treaty. These men by
haudfenpping tho administintiou
have made it possible for Agui
naldo to onthuso his followers
with tho probability of fighting a
-winning cause. Aguiunldo has
been taught his first lesson. For
his own good health and in tho in
terest of his misguided followers
it is to bo hoped ono losson will
City of Irkliiir.
The City of Peking omne in
alongside the Pacific Mnil wharf
nt nbout 7 o'clock this morning.
She sailed from Yokohama on the
night of February -ltb. She bad
line weather throughout tho trip.
Tho Poking had no repairs made
while in the Oriont. Her dolay
was cnosed by hor latenesB iu
leaving 8an Francisco. The, City
of Peking had n big striplaken
out of her rail by the Jnpanose
rannof-wnr that ran into tier at
Nrignsnki. Tho side of the ship
H also dented slightly. When
the man-of-war backed off after
collision, she took along with her,
o .o of tho Peking's boats.
THIS LAST WOI.P.
Oiie of tlie Trmlltlona of Ncolliinil la
1rfarveit In Honolulu.
In St'i tlaml tho honor of slay
ing tho last wolf is contested by
dlan Camorou nnd Clnn Mackin
tosh. A younij scion of the lat
ter clnn in Honolulu, A. St. M
Mackintosh, clinches the claim of
his kinsmen to the honor with tho
information that tbo stuffed pelt
of the monster is still trcneuro.l
amoug the household gods of tbe
present head of the clan in Scot
Temple Bar gives an nccount of
the Mackintosh achievement. Tup
burning of tho huge primoval
forest of Duthill, about the year
lC-O, caused all tho survivinc
wolves to take reiugo on ono
wooded knoll that somehow es
caped thu geuoral uonilagrntion.
I'hov were thence driven out by
the poople, nil save one very largo
uhunt gray wolf. This brulo os
enped and in fleeing met n woman
with two little childrou. Ho kill
ed the youngsters, nnd the mothor
lied while the monster wns devour
ing his prey.
Mackintosh summoned his
clansmen aud vnssnls to combine
in hunting down tlio murderer.
One upon whom the cbiof special
ly relied was tho only nbseutee.
This wns Mccqueon of Pollock
llnugh, n powerful and gignntio
mnn, said to have been nearly
eeti foet iu height, nnd possessed
of amazing strength aud energy.
titter some delay no apponrou,
considerably disbovaled. Tbe
chief leceived him with words of
reproach as a laggard, whereupon
the stanch, rugged Highlander ad
vanced nud, throwing back hi
nlaid, revealed tbo bleeding head
of tbo grisly bruto, which bo laid
at tho feot of his chief, saying, 'It
would hnvo ill beco'mo Clan Mnck
iutosb that more thnn ono man
should be required to dispatch
ono wolf, nud Mint n bo had
chanced to forgntber with tho
beast on his way. he bad buckled
wi' him nud just dirkit him, aud
syne whittled his craig for fear ho
initrbt come nhvo again.'
No wonder tho Honolulu scion
nforesaid, with this tradition be
hind bun, is 'hot stuff" on the
cricket or football field. Ho
thinks of tbo last wolf and goes in
XHWS OK TIIK SAW.
.Woveinrnta of Intra, Ontennlil and
Justin iiinl OtlHTs
The steamer Centennial sailed
on tho night of Feb. G for Manila
with some loUU tons ot quarter
master's supplies. Captain Pierce
him received orders to rush his
boat through just ns quiokly as
poseible, nud ho expects to drop
anchor witbin hailing distance of
Dowoy's tleet inside of twouty
Tbo United States collier Justin
went Mare islande Feb. G, wheie
she will recoivo whatever ovor
hauling is found uecosBary aud bo
prepared for further service with
out dojny. She nrrived iu Sau
Francisco, Fob. 3, oloso on tho
supply ship Celtic. When
the Justin loft tbo Iowa in
Magdolena bay, tho latter was en
gaged in target practice.
The Battleship Iown nrrived in
San Francisco Feb. 7, after cov
ering tho distnnce from New ork
iu 117 days.
The collier Noro, which is to be
used for cable lnying purposes, is
now undergoing the necessnry
alterations at Mnro island nnd will
bo ready iu a fow weeks to stnrt
out on her mission of reducing tho
distnnco between the Unitod
States nnd its Pacific possessions.
The supply ship Celtic, whiohlar'
rived in San Francisco from Now
York recently nud at once pro
ceeded to Maro island, is also iu
need of some repairs, nnd tho
work will be commoucod ub booh
TWO CONSULS AltlilVK.
To ItriirriKnt tirciit Ilrlliiln itml Franco
lOepccllvcly Iu Huwull.
W. R. Hoaro, whoso nppoint
ment ns British Consul to Hawaii
has previously baen reported, ar
rived in tbo Austrnlin. He is ao
oompauied by Miss Honro. Tbo
samo stoamer hns brought J. Pol
lio, who comes ns Consul of tho
Republio of France.
W. A. Kinney in an intorview
with tho Call Washington repres
entative, says that Chairman Aid
rich of tho Senate Fiuauco Com
mittee h disposed to oppose the
extoosiou of American tariff laws
to Hawaii, and favors tho colonial
AGUINALDO IS SORRY.
Continued from Page 1.
It is evidont that the natives
have boen prennrinc tor somo
time for just such an attack ns
us this oue. In furtherance of
their schemo Inst nicht thov cut
tho telegraph wire which for a
time cause no little bother to the
Americans, Most of tho dninago
of this kiud was in the city or in
its immedinto vicinity. Tho Sig
mil Corps wero compelled to work
hnrd to repair tbe cut lines. At
the tiroo of sending this dispatch
the city of Manila is porfeotly
quiot. Among tho seriously
wounded is Lieutenant Charles
Hogan of the First California In
fantry. Serccant William Wnll
of tho samo regiment was also
wounded, but his injury is slight.
Loss lit Filipino,
Manila. February G. Careful
estimates place tbo Filipino losses
ur to dnto nt 2000 dead, ,'ICOO
wounded and 500J taken pris
oners. I.oaa or Ainerlcnns.
Now York, February G A spe
cial to tho Sun from Washington
says: On tbe basis of reports of
the casualties so far icceived from
General Otis, tbo War Depart
ment otlicinls Hgreo that tho fight
botween tbo Americnn nnd Fili
pino forces ou Saturday and Sun
day must hnvo been a terrific nf
fair. Two cablegrams received
from General Otis show that in
ten organizations there had beon
thirty seven fatalities, but the offi
cials believe that subsequent re
ports will show a heavier loss of
life, as tho casualty list of somo of
tho regiments known to bavo beau
engaged, notnbly tho First Ne
braska, which, according to the
Sun's account of the battle, lost
several mon, wero not contained
in either ol the dispatches of Gen
eral OMs. Owing to ad error in
punctuation, the list of casualties
made it appenr that the Four
teenth Regular Infantry had lost
heavily iu killed, wheu tho men
nnmed should have beon marked
aB wouuded. This was corrected
later nnd the Wnr Department
then gave out thu following totals
of cnsunltios made up from official
Officers killed, 3; enlisted mon
killed, 32; enlisted mou missing
nnd possibly dead, 2. Totnhkill
ed, 37. ;
Officers wounded, 3; enlisted
mon wounded, 3S. Total wound
ed, 41. Total casualties, 78.
OtU Hit Full Power.
New York, February 7. A app
oint to tbe Sun from Washington
says: As a result of the discus
sion of tbo situation in tho Philip
pines nt the regular mooting of
the Cabinet today, tho first held
riucf' tho news of the Manila bnt
tlo was received, Major-General
Otis will bo left to pursuo what
ever policy bo pleases in denliug
with the army of Aguinaldo."
Ain'rlcnna Hold Water Work.
NewYork,Feb 8. A cable to the
Sun from Manila dated 7 says: Tbe
scene about Mnuiln today is a
dreary oue. Prior to Saturday
uigbt there were seven or eight
villages that could be seen from
tbe observatory here, which is the
highest point for miles around.
Today all theso places nro in
ruins. It was fonnd necessary by
the Americans to destroy the vil
lages, as tho Filipiuos wero using
tbem ns places of concealment
from which to lit o on our forces.
Thoro was no renl fight todny.
Reconnoiasanco parties who woio
sent out by tho Americans were in
i uuinbor of cases fired upon by
detached bodies of natives, but tho
shootiug wiib desultory and so far
as is kuown did no damage to our
troops. Tho American forces
wore pretty woll tired out after
their two days' fighting, and today
nre taking much needod rest.
As has been told in tho dis
Eatchos aud mail ndvicos to tho
un, the robols enpturod tho Mn
nila water works, five miles noitb
oast of tho city, some timo before
Gonornl Gaudenos, tho Spanish
commander, capitulntod to the
Americaus. Tho Filipinos hold
them until yesterday, whon the
Americans dooided to tako posses
sion of tbo reservoirs and pump
ing station nnd thus hnvo control
of tho water supply of tho city.
Tho First Nebraska Regiment,
two companies of tho First Colo
rado Regiment nnd n battalion of
First Tennesseo Infantry wore
dispatohed for the purpose. Tho
First Nebraska, which wns in ad
vance of tho other troops, found,
on roaching tho pumping station,
which is on the Mateo river, that
tbo enemy hnd rotrented, but had
attempted to cripplo tbe water
supply by enrryiug off pnrts of tho
mnchiuory that wero nbsolutoly
necessary to work tho plant. A
thorough search was made for the
missing parts, it being known that
tho rebels could not bavo destroy
ed them, nud todny Cdlonol Stot
zouburu of tho Nebrnskn Regi
mont reports tbnt they were dis
covered in the places whore they
hnd been concealed by tbe nntiveH.
Mmle Slnnmslilu Time.
Tho bark Roderick Dim arrived
yesterday from Hilo nfter having
dono somo of tbo best sailing
for n boat of her class on record
Tbo trip itself was not quito n
record ono, but tho time from port
to port, twelve days, is the beBt
tbnt has beon made for mnny n
day. Tbo schooner Esther Online,
which arrived yesterday from Ho
nolulu, occupied twenty-three
daj son the trip. Five days after
leaving port tho Roderick Dim
was within 000 miles of San
FianciVco. nnd Captain Johnfon
was chuckling over tho prospect of
brenking nil vprovious records.
Alns for his hopes, the wind
veered round to the enst nnd for
four days the Roderick Dhu mnde
but little headwny., When the
wind changed it camo trom the
uorthwest, nnd tbo bark made
very ordiunry traveliug for tbo re
mainder of the voyage. The run-
for tho first fivo days wero 215,
2G0, 290, 275, 200, miles. Tbo
liodorickDhu brought nine pas
sengers aud 19,000 bags of sugar.
S F Cbrouiclo, Fob 5.
A(Oncllln In Canatlo.
New York, Fobrunry G. A
Washington special to the Hernld
anys: Agoncillo, though in Mon
treal, is still under surveillance of
tho Americnn secret agents. Re
cognizing tho dnngorons character
of tbe man, tho authorities are de
termined to keep informed of his
movements find should there bo
any ground for suspecting Mint bo
is acting as a spy, steps will be
taken to secure his expulsion from
Cauada, ns was done in tho cat-o
of Senores Duboso nnd Cnrrnnza,
formerly of tho Spanish legation
here. Tho remainder of tbe
Filipino Junta are still in Wash
ington and likely to remain hern
for Bome days at least. Three
members of tbe Junta have re
mained for reasons, nnd so far tho
authorities have shown no dhpoji
lion to arrest or molest tbem.
Itrd Cross Hall,
. The Hospital Corps of tho Army
assisted by their many frieuds in
tho city will give a ball next Tues
day ovoning, February 21, to cele
brate Washington's birthday. ThiB
will bo ono of tho ovonts of the
season. Tickets may bo obtained
from any members of the corps.
Huuar Prlcea Ailvnnceil.
Now York, February 3. Tbe
American Sugar Refining Com
pany and tbo National and Mol
lenbeur refineries havo advanced
the price of Nos. 5 and 10 refined
sugars one-sixteouth of a cent a
pound. This is tho first advance
in sevoral weoks.
A LARGE INVOICE
Winchester 44 Carbines.
Winchester 45-70 Sporting Rifle.
Winchester Magazine Shot Guns.
Rice Bird Guns.
Single and Double-Barrel Shot
Smith & Wesson Revolvers.
N. S. SACHS DRY GOODS COMPANY, LIMITED.
rrs Will show this week
some recent importations of
bleached and unbleached Table
Linens and Napkins, and Linen
and Cotton Towels,
Special attention i4 called to
the above, as the qualities are
guaranteed, while the prices
N. S. SACHS DRY GOODS COMPANY, LIMITED.
Tlio DPeoplo's I-iovi1.ei,H.
Machines Sold on Installments.
Pnrts and Needles for All Machines.
L. F. PRESCOTT,
Wheeler & Wilson
LOCK AND CHAIN STITCH CO.MUINED.
FORT, NEAR HOTEL STREET, - - HONOLULU, II. I.
FEB. 14TH !
ST. VALENTINES DAY!
The Golden Rule Bazaar received by the
last steamer a NEW AND BEAUTIFUL
which are now on display in their win
dows, 316 Fort street. All those Interested
are it ited to call arrd Inspect the line.
"NO TROUBLE TO SHOW GOODS."
Is the best place In the city to buy STA
TIONERY FOR FOREIGN .CORRE-
SPONDENCE. YOU SAVE 25 TO
40 PER CENT I
316 FORT ST.
Other Goods :
64 crates and 18 casks of CROCK
ERY and CHINA WARE, containing a
new supply of our well-known
In BLUE, FADE GREEN and RUSSET
BROWN colors, with our new 1899 pat
tern called LYTTON.
Also a fine line of WHITE SEMI
PORCELAIN, and Including a complete
stock of IRON STONE for HOTEL
and RESTAURANT trade.
We are also displaying the "Red Poppy"
In French China, which Is very neat In
appearance, reasonable in price, and is sold
In quantities to suit the purchaser,
W, W. Dimonti & Co,,
Von Holt Block, King street.
BQTSole Agents, Hawaiian Islands, for
"Jewel" Stoves, Gumey Cleanabie Re
frlgerators, Primus Oil Stoves.
CITY REPAIR SHOP
115 Bethel St.topp.Cnstle & Cooke
Strictly new 1898 Cleveland llcycles (or Rent.
Repairing promptly anJ thoroughly attenJeJ to,
AlUork guarantee. aj
inj-ern R. CLARK.
J. A. MORGAN
Has Removed to
JOHN A. NUNES', 127 QUKKN Street,
Near Richard ttreet
nrj-Lfjij-unj r!-ii-r. !, a...
Renting and Repairing,
of paying big prices for out-of-date
clothing, hats and furnishings, when
you can buy new and stylish goods
for less money? Ours Is all new
and'up-to-date stock, bought at the
lowest cash prices ever known, and
not an article In the store has been
there more than one season.
Conic nnd Compare
Our men's suits with those that
others are asking more for, and you
will appreciate what wc are selling
Come nnd Compare
Ourspleodldllne of hats, underwear,
boys' and children's suits, gloves,
sweaters, shirts, collars, with any- ,
thing shown you, and you will say
our styles are up-to-date and prices
the lowest named by any first-class
house In the city.
9 Hotel Street
Agents for Dr. Dclmel'n Llnen-Mcsh
TJmlerwenr. Pnd for Catalogue
We Make Shirts to Order.
Tolophono No 071!.
My Guitars nro noted for tlio purity
of their toD'o.
Guitars, Mandolins, Violins, etc, Repaired.
0(9 Hotol street, noposlte the Arllnirtnn,
F. N. OTREMBA,
Wood Carving and Polishing.
Lessons Given In
Fancy Wood Carving.
TORT STREET, HONOLULU, H.I
anJ floor Honolulu Planing Mill, n it
Is a splenJIdly equipped ektarlUhment. It tm cour
teous drivers, tine horses, and rubber-tlresd,
Ring up Telephone 82 !
TAItO TATOII FIDDLES.
Workmanship and Material Guaranteed, Repairing
-No. 21 1) KINO ST.
TAKAKI & CO.,
And HOUSE PAINTERS.
115K Nuuanu street, Honolulu, H. I.
408 Kuiianu Streot.
Cliairn of nil kinds,
Cigars, Silk and Clilnoso Tent).