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THE EVENING BULLETIN: HONOLULU, H. i., OCTOBER 1G, 1899.
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JT. R. FARRINGTON t... ..Editor
tANIEL LOGAN City Editor
MONDAY, OCT. 10, 1899.
James A. Kirjg, Minister of the
Interior, nows of whose nccidontal
death wbb recoived this noon, was
held in the highest esteem by
every citizen of this country.
Tho highest tribute that can be
offered any citizen comes from tho
heart of tho people of Hawaii
He was an honest man.
A MUNICIPAL UUKSTION.
"Whon an ncorecntion of
lived Japanese, whoso respect for
woman is represented by an exis
tence secured by the earnings of
prostitutes, combine, to run Hono
lulu and blackmail Ihercspcctablo
Japanese, it is about time these
beast were oot only run out of
1'auahi street but out of town as
well. Hawaii is pretty thorough
ly Japaned but wo trust it has not
reached tho stage where a gang of
blackmailers rcpresen.ing the
lowest otder of humsnity can ac
complished anything but their
own undoing by moans of threats
Now that tho "social ovil" pro
blem has come to tho front aain,
it should be dealt witb, as it must
' j erf or co bo dealt with in the near
future as an exclusively municipal
question. The timo is soon com
ing when tho administration over
theso houses of ill fame will bo
determined solely by the city cf
Tho territorial law, which is an
ticipated will be enacted by Coc
gaoss duriDg tho next Bix months,
provides for the organization of
town ami city corporations. It is
in the organization and adminis
tration of these city and town
governments that the political
forces of the 'territory will be
centered for years to come; in the
proper organization of tho muni
cipal governments will largely do
pend the benefits of annexation,
the power of corruption or tho
power of honest government.
Oar parties will form on national
linos, Republican and Demoorat,
but the real political work for
good or ill will come, not in na
tional affairs. Hawaii's influence
in national politics will bo prac
tically nil. It will have no vote
in Oongress and will figure in no
oleotions but those of the local
cities ' and towns and the local
With the United States Con
gresB to bo in session within
six weeks, we find Hawaii
and Honolulu in particular
drifting along with absolutely
nothing done in tho way of dis
cussing or determining the char
acter of our local municipal gov.
Aside from tho moral problem
involved, if this bulldozing cam
paign of tho Fauahi street pimps
results in awakening (be people
to a discussion of prospective
municipal problems Bnd how best
to meet them when the first city
charter is drawn, it will not be
without far reaching and bone,
fioial effeot. Honolulu, not tue
national government nor tho terri
torial, will have to deal with the
"social evil." It will rest with
tho fnturo munioipal counoil to
xninimizo tho evil or strengthen
tho power of tho proourers who
visit respeolablo oitizens armed
with clubs and voioing throats.
Tho first return of the move
ment to give Pauabi street a fair
degree of respectability brings to
tho front tho moat damnable char
acteristic or tne "sooiai ova" as
it exists in-Honolula today. Able
bodied, lazy, low minded louts
known as Japanese men aro living
on the earnings of women treated
like so many animals. The first
move should be made against theso
projorora. Compared with these
men, tho fallen women aro monu
ments of virtue.
To minimize tho wrongs to
whioh thoso women aro subjected,
the people of Honolulu cannot do
bettor than to accept the situation
as it if, recognizo tho evil, deal
with it as is dono in Japan and as
San Francisco is now attempting
to do If theBO women cannot be
protected from tbomsolvos they
should at hast be guarded from
beastly reprobates who livo off
With tho prospect of several
thousand men being permanently
stationed in ai my barracks near
Honolulu, the shipping of tho
poit constantly increasing and
bringing with it tho assured in
creased prominence of tho "social
evil," tho pcoplo cf this city can
not afford to publicly bewail the
siuB of mankind, preach, theorize
but do nothing. While men livo
who crush love and respeot for
pure, womanhood under the heel
of pasbioD.thero will bo prostitutes.
Tho sooner tho people stop theo
rizing tho better.
Tho Pacific Tennis Club is
making an attempt to get up a
tournament in doubles. The fol
lowing letter sent to the various
tenniB clubs of tho city will ox
Tho P. T. 0., desirous of pro
moting interest in tennis among
players of Honolulu, has decided
to hold an invitation tournment
in gpntlomen's doubles, comannc
ing'Novomber 22. Thoy extend a
cordial invitation to all members
of "your olub and to othor players,
whether members of clubs or not.
Thoy offer two silver cupB lo be
known as the P. T. C. trophies,
these to bo competed for annually
in the mouth of November. Those
shall become tho property of the
two gentlemen who shall win
three tournaments. U. S. N. T.
A. rules to govern. Best 2 out of
3 sets. Tho entry book will be
open with the secretary, F. 0.
Athcrton, November 1.
Four hundred tons of rook bal
last are now aboard tho Antiopo
and nearly all of her cargo is dis .
The ship is making ready for
sea although it is not yot known
when sbo will bo able to sail.
The Antiopo must remain Inre
until word is received from Grace
& Co. of San Francisco who have
a large claim againpt tho vessel.
Several firms in Honolulu have
offered to buy tho Ant'opo, but
Captain Murray will not sell uu
less it is necessary to do so. The
captain expects to know definitely
concerning his ship and the claims
against her, on the arrival of the
America Maru from tho Coast.
Boldlnri on Toot.
Some of the boys on tho Oity of
Para, lying at the Oceanic wharf,
nmnsed themselves this mnrninrr
I by throwing a lino with a tin oup
attachment over tue wnistle-cord
of the steamer John A. Cummins
lying aoross the transport's bow.
The soldiers socceedod in mak
ing tne Uummins soreeoh loud
and Ions to their creat satisfaction
The eloquently expressed
anger of those on the wharf who
bad ohjpotions and who finally
presented them aboard tho Para,
after caused the boys to coaee to
make the Cummins toot.
Only three witnesses wero ex
amined during the Coroner's in
quest yesterday in ro the doath of
tho Chinese fisherman in the
ohannel by being rnn into by tho
Alameda. These fsllows asked so
many questions and talked so
muoh that the inquest had to be
postponed until this afternoon at
whioh timo nine more witnesses
will bo examined.
Attiare for Impaction.
The majority of the troops on
uoara me transport oikn wero
brought ashore this morning, on
the steam-scow, for inspection.
Tho men are of the 85th Infan
try; a generous snrinklinc of six.
footers is noticeable in their ranks
ana tnoy are altogether a soldierly
looiuug ioi or men.
mk& ,Mj'4k VjL' tinwU" - Uftlt. 'AwtfK-
"Money," said the philosopher, "may
often do more harm than good. Sometimes
the mighty dollar Is a man's worst enemy."
'Yes," answered SenatorSorghum,"and
I often feel a number of people love me for
the enemies I have made."
But he did not mention what a staunch
friend his Sterling Bicycle had always
been to him.
Myrtllla: "Let me explain basket ball
to you, AU. Ambrose. The object, you
Mr. Ambrose: "Oh, I understand the
obiect. Miss Myrtllla. The object Is to
hit some Innocent bystander who has on
twenty dollar eye-classes.
The P. C. & M'fg Co. has both basket
balls and goals, Imported
Llkelv Purchaser: "By the way, your
manager has just lately been married."
Head Salesman: "Yes: oh yes. Sterling
bicycle people are to blame for that."
Purchaser: "That's Interesting; what
did they have to do with it?"
Head Salesman for P. C. & M't'g Co.:
IUr.ll ...... .. I., tnnlr h ..nMnT I1H11
TIUI yuu 3VC. lib ywn wiw juu.i .wwj
out on the Sterling Tandem we have here,
and it ran so easy he thought she was
doing all the work, and the same thing
was passing through her mind. They
both thought how nice It would be to have
things always that way. They dldn'.t
know those Sterlings Were to blame."
Purchaser: "Well, I guess you can set
up that same Sterling wheel for me."
Did you know that the P. C. & M'f'g
Co. will make your old wheel look like
new for 56? Well, they will; try them.
Tables, Trays, &c
and .Coffee Pots,
Pacific Hardware Co,, Ltd..
Which Is now on sale
at the lowest market rates. ,
Non-Shrinking Patent Red
wood Tanks, assorted sizes,
from 00 to 10000 gallons ea.
Best Rubber Hose, assorted
sizes, y to 2y2 men.
Suction Hose and Steam
Hose, assorted sizes.
Different kinds of Packing,
Patent Wash-Out Closets,
with latest improvements.
Penn. Lawn Mowers, 10, 12,
14 and 19 inch.
Steel Road Scrapers, Tubular
Wheelbarrows, v Pan-American
Wheelbarrows, Champion Ca
nal Wheelbarrows.Extra Heavy
Breaking Plows, Aving's Steel
Plows, Perfect Rice Plows, as
The Hawaiian Hardi&ie Co,
I Fort street, opposite Sprktls' Bank.
Spend Your Money
Abroad You Are
Making It Here.
We beg to announce to the public that
we are making great preparations for the
coming Holiday Season, and will have a
large stock of well-selected goods from the
principal factories of the world. Our buy
ing is done by a concern which has had
many years experience In this business,
and controls the largest trade on the Pacific
Coast. We promise our patrons that many
new articles in our lines that will be shown
In San Francisco can be found in our store.
Our stock will comprise
FINE PLATED WARE,
HAWAIIAN SOUVENIR SPOONS,
HAWAIIAN SOUVENIR CHINA,
RICH CUT GLASS,
FINE BOHEMIAN GLASS,
FRENCH CHINA, GERMAN CHINA,
And Many Novelties.
All iroods sent out as presents will be
prepared In a separate department, where
tney win oe put up in tne Dest oi style,
using fine boxes, paper, etc.
uur Hoiiiiav season win oDen aDout tne
II1IUU1C Ul llUVCUIUVlt Wlllbll Will IVb UUI
friends on the other Islands ample oppor
tunity. You will be able to give more
mI.IsIIa nt Mntiamk&a. oitVilVt iitlll tA Atlr
presents tins year, uecause our prices are
Special care given to mall orders.
W. W. Dimond & Co.,
-Von Holt Block, King street.
Merchant atreot entrance next to the
Postofllcs, through our Arcado.
MEN'S FURNISHING Is an
art that keeps moving onward with
each season. Nev things are dally
coming to life. Competition helps
it alone, and brings Into being new
beauty and new styles. In this
limited space we cannot describe In
detail our line of fashionable neck
wear, but suffice It to say that it Is
the finest ever brought to this mar
ket. The silks embrace all varieties
possible. Prices are reasonable, and
we know we can please you. We
have everything in the line of
Men's Furnishings the best and
the finest, at popular prices.
9 Hotel Street : : WaTBrlCy BlOCl
We Make Shirts to Order.
Telephone No. 676 No. 9 11, Hotel St.
Agents for Dr. Delmel's Linen Mesh
Underwear. Send for Catalogue.
Golden Rule Bazaar
"The Monk of Fife," by Andrew Lang.
"That Fortune," by Chas. Dudley War
"From Comte to Benjamin Kldd," by
Robt. Mackintosh. .
"From Sea to Sea," by Kipling.
"The Days Work," by Kipling.
"The People of the Mist," by Rider Hag
gard. ,"Nada the Lily," by Rider Haggard.
"Swallow" (Haggard's Great Book).
"Montezuma's Daughter," by Rider Hag
gard. "The Wizard," by Rider Haggard.
"Heart of the World," by Haggard.
"Joan Haste," by Haggard.
"The Black Douglas," by Crockett.
The Henty Books 75c. per vol.
"The Dreamers," by John K. Bangs.
"The Story of the Revolution," by Henry
"Through Asia," by Hedln.
"David Harum," (the book of the year,)
"The Rapln," by Stackpoole.
Mrs. Tucker's "Simple Songs for Little
"Strong Hearts," by Geo. W. Cable.
"The Scape Goat," by Hall Calne.S
"The Downfall of the Dervishes," by
Bennett, and hundreds of others by the
best writers of the day.
J. M. WEBB,
816 FORT STREET.
Special Clearing Out Sale!
OF BALANCE OF M.
SPECIAL SALES IN ALL LINES.
Hawaiian Dry Goods Association
Whitney & Marsh, Ltd.
ImpoiteiB of JDx-y, G-oods.
SALE OF THE EGAN STOCK.
INDIA LlNENS-SJi cents, 8M cents, 10 cents.
LADIES' WHITE RIBBED VESTS-each 10 cents.
LADIES' SHIRT WAISTS-each 10 cents.
OTHER GOODS AT CORRESPONDING PRICES.
WHITNEY & MARSH, Ltd.
Salt Mackerel, Saratoga Chips,
Spiced Herrings, Olives,
Grape Nuts and Nut Butter.
Telephone 680. Orpheum Block, Fort Street,
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ARE NOW OFFERED FOR SALE.
No residence property having similar advantages and
attractions, as for healtnfulness of location, having an eleva
tion of from 170'to 800 feet, and affording the grandest marine
and scenic views ; as also its proximity to the business part
or tne city, oemg less tnan a mile iron tne Progress Block,
has ever before been presented to the people of Honolulu.
One ot the main features of this property, and procured
at great expense, is the abundant supply of pure spring water,
pronounced by Dr. C. B. Wood as being the purest; and best
drinking water obtainable in the Island, which is now being
conducted into storage reservoirs upon the -property by an
independent pipe line, and will be supplied to residents at
OUR GUARANTEE: We guarantee to all pur
chasers of lots on Pacific Heights, that we will, within six
months, provide rapid transportation to the highest lots on
the property, connecting the same with the Honolulu Rapid
Transit Co.'s line on Pauoa Road, at the beginning of Kaiu
TERMS : 3 cash, in one year, i'n two yearsfc
interest 6 per cent, per annum on deferred payments.
Our carriage will convey parties desiring to inspect the
property to and from the same.
For maps andfull particulars call at our office, vRooms
7 and 8 Progress Block.
BRUCE WARING & CO.
Miss Nina J. Adams will open Classes
In PHYSICAL CULTURE at the Y. M.
C. A. Gymnasium, Wednesday, October
4th. Application may be made from 9 till
12 o'clock on that day. 1)41
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