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VICTORY for American Principle !
The Bulletin Speaks for American Interests in Hawaii.
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Vol. VII. No. 13G3.
12 PAGES HONOLULU, H. I., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 1899. 12 PAGES
Pbiob 5 Cents.
IIDV VMlMfi MIM10TDD '
HLDA. 1UUHU, lUUUOimij
Was Present at Meeting of Cabinet
First Intimation Yesterday Forenoon -Wants
Rights of Hawallans Attended To-
Stort Session cf Cabinet Today.
Alexander Young, Minister of
tbo Intorior its announced by the
Bulletin before all others yester
day nfternonu, but was present at
n nioctioq of the O-dnneMhis foro
noon. During the- pioress of the
session ho was i-nroilu-o 1 to the
various Ministers and made ac
quainted with the duties of his
A Uullktin reporter saw Mr.
Young in tho Interior Office this
morning and, upon being inter
viewed in regard to Ins stand on
various matters pertaining to the
Ilawaiian Government, bo had
the following to say:
"I must decliuo to say any
thing about tho land or nay oilier
matters. I waB aBked yesterday
forenoon to accept the ollico of
Minister of tbo Interior aud my
acceptance of the position was an
uotmeod in tbo afternoon.
"I have not studied the qurs
lions of importance to this gov
eminent aB yot. I have simply
como in bore without knowing
nnytliing yet iu regard to the statu
"llowovor, I have ouo thing to
say. Tbo Uawaiinus will gat
unilor my dispensation what is
"It scorns to m: that they are
apt to be overlooked in tbo lush
MORE CHINESE STUDENTS
When tbo China arrived from
Oriental ports on her I iet trip,
there were on board five Cbineeo
"students" who held cirtiGoatc8
made out in Honolulu, similar to
tboso mentioned in tho Bulletin
Tho cettihcales or affidavits, m
tormed by somo, wore a'isolutoly
usoles to seouro untrnuco to 11a
waii under the Chine"- xoluBion
laws. Tho "students" were sent
iiu to San Francisco and will have
to return to China.
Two of tbeso atbdavits wre
made out by an official of tho Ha
waiian government asHtunod by
the Ministor of Finance to nssist
Special Agent Brown. This of
fiotal also hold a commisBion as
Notarv Public aud aotoil iu a dual
AH FAR INCREASES LEAD
Following is the standing in the BULLKTIN'S Boys Tribune Bicycle
race, up to and including yesterday:
1st Prize Tribune Bicycle. 2nd Prize Suit of
Clothes. 3rd Prize-Pair of Shoes. tth Prize
The twenty boys at the bead of the list when the contest closes will be
iven free tickets to such performance of the Boston Lyric Opera Com
pany as they may select The next batch, twenty boys below the high
est, w.ll be given free tickets to the Orpheum.
Ah Far . .' 4422 George Crowell 196
F. Lubeck 4304 Thomas 195
C.Louis 1649 Akiett. 187
Brnnt Stnni. I2?2 J. Kckl I85
Mon Yin " j
John Shaw C82
Willie Sylva 630
Ed. Mcclelros 501
Ah Kin 394
u. -1L, : : . 276
Phemen " .' 2&
BmTEfid I , 8
PimifOnal '. 238
IN SOCIAL CIRCLES
Mr. nnd Mra. II M. Sowall gave
a dinner lo n number of friouclH
Mr. and MrB. Geo. R. Carter
aro v i s i I i d g at tho Kuudsnn homo
iu Kauai. They nre liaviug a
Mr. aud Mrs. E. D. Tenney
will give a poi suppor to a number
of friends this owning. Tlioro will
bo a danco nferwards,
Mr. nnd Mrs. Hubert Vos have
booked for tbo Doric Tuesday.
Thoy will proceed direct to New
York whoro Vos will prepare hi
types for tno Paris Exposition.
Mr and Mrs. E Faxon Uinhop
gavo an "at home" at their ies
idonco iu Niiuauu Valley la-t
evening, tbo event being the birth
day of Mr. Bishop. There were a
large number of triends present.
Mrs F. Howard Humpbris will
leave for the Sia'cs in the Doric
Tuesday, nor husband, Dr. LI.
Humpbris, was to leave for Honn
lulu on tbo list instant, but busi
nous interests v. ill keep him in
(British Columbia longer so he
has sent for Mrs. Iluuipkris to
Mies Widdifield gave a lunch
eon to a number of friends on
Tuesday. Thoro were present the
following: Mrs. E. D. Tenney,
Mrs. G. P. Wilder, Mrs. A. M.
Brown, MrB. .Tomes A. Wilder,
Mts. Clin, li. Cooper, Mrs. J. S.
Walker, Miss Sadie Cartor aud
Mies Nellie "White.
Mr. Lonsdalo of tbo Clay Cle
ment 0.n. wai aujirt-uacd at din
ner byfMr. and Mrs. 12. A. Mott
Stnilh one pveutng this woek.
lr. Loiifdal'i win great frtPnd
of tho parents of Mrs. Mott Smith
and when tin elder jJlott-Cjnutii
was in Washington Mc. L uisdale
was often to bo Been iu bis draw
ing room nssntiuu iu the older
tainroont of his guests.
The dinner at tbo homo of Mr.
and Mrs. G. P. Wilder Moudav
night in honor of Mr. aud Mrs. J.
A. Wilder, is characterized as one
of the host and liveliest that has
been held in Honolulu for mauy
a day. Tho dinner was oujoyed
immensely as was the entertain
ment rJrovidod afterwards. Old
aud coung joined hands in a rol
licking good time. Jamie Wilder
Cozoanut Islaud is tho boodo of
tho latest squatters 1 movomont on
tho island of Hawaii.
jimmie. 1 59
Divld (Llllll) 152
M, Smith... 142
Manuel Costa 139
Ah Fong 133
Bnrato Sylva 124
Johnnie Sylva 114
Frank asso; 104
Charlie Williams 93
Ml Marls 9
Willie Cunha... 86
J-Smith '. if
Jno.P - 78
The Cup Is
New York, October 20. Both yachts passed out of the Hook aLo,
o'clock under sail At rr.10 there was 1 strong northeast wind blowing
about i 5 knots. The surface of the ocean was covered with white caps
and there was every prospect of a quick race.
The preparatory gun was lired at 10:45, the warning gun at 10:50.
The official time of start was Shamrock, 11:00.34, ""d Columbia, 1 1:01 -.1
The course is to south by west
return. The Columbia was reported as having some trouble with her
spinnaker, but at ii:o3 1-2 it was reported to be drawing svell.
At 1 1:10 the Shamrock had still a slight lead, though the Columbia
seemed to be drawing tip on her, the Shamrock's spinnaker not belrig
well broken out at the head. At ii:n the Columbia was again reported
to be gaining and the wind was then blowing 30 miles an hour from the
At 11:30 the Columbia was again -reported as having trouble with
her spinnaker and at 11:32 with six miles of the course covered the
Shamrock still had a lead of 203 yards The Columbia's spinnaker con
tinued to give trouble and at 1 1:43 it was stated that the Shamrock was
hcrcasing her lead.
Passing Long Branch, some 10 miles from the start, it was estimated
that the Shamrock led by 55 seconds. Immediately after that the Co
lumbia commenced to close up the gap, though both boats ere sailing
very fast and their sails were drawing well. Asbury Park reported the
yachts as 200 yards apart four miles from the stake-boat. It had been a
beautiful race up to that point.
The Columbia continued to- crawl up and passing the Shamrock
rounded the outer mark at 12:18:30,
At 12:22 both yachts were pitching heavily, but the Columbia was
to vmuwaru anu still leading. f
On the return Asbury Park estimated that the Columbia was lead
ing by about 1-4 of a mile. Long Branch at 12:43 1-2 reported the
Shamrock gaining. Both boats were pointing high aud at times the sea
broke completely over them. At 12:40, the breeze seemed to be increas
ing and the yachts were under jibs, staysails and mainsails only.
At 12:53 the Columbia was increasing her lead. The sea was wash
ing her from stem to stern, but she was pointing high and driving along
at a high rate of speed At 12:50 she had a good half-mile of a )e:ul
Both were on the starboard tack and had covered about a mile and a 'bah
on the way towards the finish line. At 1:10 the boatswore on the star
board tack off Long Branch with the Shamrock seemingly 3-4 of a mile
in the rear.
At 1:25 me uoiumma was anout se.cn miles trom trie iigiiisiup ami
the Shamrock seemed to be cutting down the Columbia's lead. The
Shamrock has certainly been giving a splendid exhibit on of sailing.
At 1:53 the Columbia wis 4 1-2 miles from tlu finish line. The
Shamrock was laying over under heavy,press of sail. She had her club-
. t .i . - 1
astern. The Shamrock crossed
triSil)4Ulitli'2h tjifv Qolumbia hud ift, .mil she avus lesenlig the gap.
At 2:02 both were headed for the finish line. At 2.26 it was estimated
from the Highlands that the Columbia was a short mile from the finish
line and that bhe might touch the line on the next tack. The Columbia
crossed the line unofficial, at 2:40:30. The Shamrock is two-thirds of a
New York, Oct 2D. The official summary U as follows: Start
Shamrock, 11:00:34; Columbia, 11:01:35: Finish Columbia, 2:40:00;
Shamrock, 2:45:17. Blapsed tinu Columbia, 3:38:2;; Shamrock,
THE WIND THAT FAILED ON THURSDAY.
New York. Oct. 10. Had the wind
the American Uip would nave ended In
Irish cuo challenger would have sa led
was declared off about ten minutes before
bia was leading uy aoout tnree nines, sue was 111:11 lour miles trom the linisli. I lad
the nice endeJ, the challenger would have been beaten by at least twenty minutes.
Sir Thomas' hard luck continued to follow him. I lis bo it was very ba Jly hand
led today In spite of the regulation talent aboard of her. The two English captains
and the Captain of the Emperor William's yacht, Meteor failed to get her over the
line before the handicap gun was fired, and sue went into the race penalised by two
seconds on that account. The additional ballast put into her yesterday also seems to
have been a blunder onthepirtof her managers, as It has Increased the sire of the
body to tie forced through the water, and in the ilzlit air that prevailed todav. retard
ed Instead of IncreaseJ her speed. The yachts wld rate again tomorrow, and, even If
the Columbia wins, there Is a possibility that two more races will be sailed. A sug
gestion to this effect has been made and Sir Thomas appears an.xloui that It should be
carried out. He has been greatly disappointed in the showing his boat has made, but
believes that she might do better over a triangular course In a heavier wind, and has
said In so many words that he would be very pleased to sail two more races.
The preparatory signal was given at 10:45, the warning at 10:55, the start at n
and the handicap gun at 11:02.
At the warning signal both yachts w Ith booms to starboard, and sheets flattened
well, were sailing to northwest, parallel to the line, to about a quarter of a mile east,
the wind lltttle abaft the beam. The Columbia was to windward, with the Slr.un
rock on her lee beam n couple of lengths away. It being necessary to use up the live
minutes bitween the warning and starting signals, not 11 yachts stood far over to the
north-east, gradually lulling to the northward. When three minutes were left the Co
lumbia lufted into the wind, and, coming about, headed for the line Captain Ho
garth, Instead of tacking like the Columbia did. wore the Shamrock square around on
her heel, bringing her close under the Columbia's lee, both boats having the booms to
port. Captain Hogarth lost both time and headway by wearing Instead o' tacking, so
that when she hauled up nearly on the wind, the Columbia, under better headway,
was pointing straight for the line, a couple of lengths to the good As soon as Cap
tain Hogarth realised this, be broke out the Shamrock's balloon-jib top sail, her crew
trimming the sheets smartly, just as-the gun fired. The Columbia's crew broke out
her balloon sail when the smoke from the gun was blowing away. The Columbia
crossed the line 27 seconds In the lead, without the handicap, which means two
lengths In advance. She crossed about the centre of the line, and Captain Hogarth,
after a vain attempt to luff out across her wake and obtain a weather position, kept off
and gave the Shamrock a good fill.
During the first 15 minutes of the racing, the Columbia seemed to increase her
lead. After that for the next half-hour the Shamrock apparently was gaining on the
white sloop. At lisp, when they both decided to abandon the luffing game and set
the sninnauer to starboard, me a tamroiK
tagonist. 11, wmi uie assistance 01 some
In on the Columbia, her chances ot uianueting the latter would be excellent, as every
yachtsman knows. While the wind remained sieadv In the same ouarter it diminish
ed In strength at times, coming in puffs occasionally, but on the whule the outlook
for the finishing of the race was not verv encouraging, at 1 o'clock, when the outer
mark was in plain sight from the racing yachts. At 1 ,2 the Columbia gibed to
port nnd was quickly followed by the Shamrock, which dropped her spinnaker boom
to starboard and set the sail at 1:45, the Columbia setting her spinnaker four minutes
later. It w.is a long drift before the wind with scarcely enough of It to fill their Kills
during the next 45 minutes. It was noted, as the Columbia came down for the mark
that her great main-sail with Its cross-cut cloths, was a brand new one, having In It
four batons and two reef-bags. The cloths In hea spinnaker ran horizontally, while
those on the Shamrock's were perpendicular.
The Columbia was six minutes, eighteen seconds, ahead at the mark-, her
elapsed time was 3 hours and 21 minutes 12 seconds, and the .shamrock's was 1
hours 20 minutes and 3 seconds, when the Columbia luffed around the mark, com
ing up sharp on the wind on the starboard tack, Captain Uarr found the wind about
west by north, which meant that If It held In that quarter he would be a&le on the
1 similes down the Jersey coast and
the Shamrock being 30 seconds
the line at 2:45:25.
held todav the Columbia-Shamrock series for
three straight heats for the defender, and the
home without the Iron hv. When the r:iiv
the expiration of the time limit, the Colum
nau certainly named somewhat on her an
inenuiy puns, sue could succeed In closing
BOERS CAPTURE YRYBURG
But Suffer Loss in tha Attack Upon
Drawn Into a Mine Explosion -British Troops
Moving lo tin Front -N) Heavy
Followlnp Is the summ iry of the k
I it- t uebp.itches from th Trans- jj
Tlie Hoer camp opposite f ilenco: &
Is being strengthened. A Hoer rat jjj
rol was repubed opposite Glencoe
w(thout loss of life. Hea ler nuns K
are being forwarded, from Trusten- JJ
burg to the Hoer camp opposite.
Matching. A cavalry patrol reprtls- rs
ed n nary of Boers bebw Tlntwa J
l'a leading to Ladvsmitli. It Is
positively asserted that MafcUing k
was safe on October 15th, and that J
on the 14th the Uoers had been re- ri
pulsed with a loss of 300 men.whlle k
the Utltlsh had two killed, two sev U
creiy wounueu anu iz sngiiuy
wounded. The Hauilos and Zulus
ate tccomlng Inflamed over Boer
outrages gn membersof those tribes.
une nunureu anu imy nasmos b
reached Ca- Town from Johannes'
burg with the report that the Uoers
had robbed them wholesale and
flogged them with blick snake
whins. Thv. vvrt ck'en fnnd .nni!
fej starteJ for home, cheering for the
J Queen and chanting war songs.
M A Hoer attack Is expected on the
h railway near Colenso. The nut
P posts at Natal have had bnishes
fl with the eneniv. The Hoer object
b tin m.issliiK'in Hechnanaland Is th.it
( it is well stocked with cattle and
Jyth.it bv holding It they secure a
K' passage for arms from Wallisch Hay,
ij bamaniland. The Hoers have
blown up bridges at Fourteen
Is Streams and Modder Uiver. the
I" r-v4At .! t.l 41tA lfiltkbi' .iitlt nf
""inct ilium iinu iiitr iiimi duuiii ii
London, Oot. 10. The Capo
Town correspondent of tlie- "Daily
Mail" tolournph at 10::J 1 011
Thtiisdfiy nlglitf-B-cyH: "ViyLtig'
surrender a ou bundny." 'xo
night's despatches fioui Ivurtman
9 1 miles west by ninth cf Yry-
liuru stato that tho nulicf having
withdrawn from Yryburg, iho
town was surrHiidf led to tho l!nor,
tho inhabitants Hoeing iu all di
rp'etinus, mostly tuwmd Kuitninn.
lVun tbo policu, withdrow th
Capj Bocrt- no'.ilit-d t fact to the
oaoiny, thus invitiog them to lak
possession. Thero wits a fearful
piuio. Tho liritishure wildly
indiutmut at thin scuttling."
Advices from Cape Town, tinted
yesterday, say that tho Governor
of tho Colony, Sir Alrred Miluor,
has issued a proclamation prohibi
ting the importation of all explo
sives. Accord. ng to niivito inform
ation rcceiwd trom IMoomfonteiu,
Capital of ths Orange Krefl Stat1,
President Kruger toli'graphe I in
account to President Htoyu.of the
atfrtir at Kraaipan, where the
Boors derailed and bombarded the
British armored tra.n, capturiug
Oiplnin Nerbit'dpurty. Mr. Kru
gnr said that OupUiti Neabit and
whvhii intMl were sorioiiidy womal
ed, that one man whs killed nnd
that all Ibrt piiiionerB wero well,
Accouling to tbo siituo advices a
Dutch farmor living iu one ot tho
bonier towns has reoaivod n lettor
from n friend in tho Transvaal,
roforring to tho Mafoking affair ob
a ' bad businobs."
HAMILTON, BROWS SHOE GQ.'S
Tho War Oflico this nfternoon
issued tho following bulljtiu:
"No news of importance baa been
received from Notal today. Tbo
cavalry attached to our f irces at
Ladysmith aud Dundeo nro en
gaged. Stops have boon taken to
scenro Piptormaritzburg and Dur
bi against raids on tho western
There is no recent reliable com
municatioii from Kimborloy or
Mafoking, both places being cot
off from railway aud telegrnph
Tho Dai y Mnil's Cdpo Town
correspondent tays thnt a refugoo
who lias rescind Grahamstown
from tho ltiud, stales that a traiu
arrived at Johannesburg on Mon
dy fioin Kl'irksdorp with 390
wounded Burghers. Every avail
able couvej sue, tho deEpitob
tnys, Hi4 culled into requisition
to take lb-- wounded mou to tbo
to the hospitl Tim Daily Mail
suggests that tbeeo woundod wero
l.r.OCI Klllrilal .MarrkliiL'.
Tho "Mail's" Crip- Town cor
respondent Miyn: 'It is rumored
heio that nous has teioh-d Ddeai
Junction that thelitis attacked
Alafeking in foie but wre re
pnlsrd. Tbo dofenders, seeing
tho enemy rotreattn . pu sued
them for Bomo tirao. Theu a feint
was made tied they commenced to
retire o. tho town, nllowinp them
Hflves to bo driven in by tho
Boets who, onger 10 retrieve ihoir
position, again iidvanod ti tbo
attack nod were drawn over tho
the lyddite mines, laid for tho do
fei'Bo of the town.
It is r ported that 1,500 wero
kil'ed in the ixploniou.
To PielorruariUburu corros-
poudeut of tho "Daily Mail," in a
despitc-h dated Thurutay, sayB:
"Tho brunt of tho fighting at-
1 Hester's btation yesterdny was
susthinpil by tlip patrols. Tho
lighting was brirk. The Boers
, numbered liCOO. The vi luntoers nt
"oral 'uYonlt'lTl V?fo"in-Rr'at- psrtl,-
being nearly cut off, but tbo ofllc.
ers handled theii mon splendidly
and the MHxirns effectively
stopped tho Boer rushes., Tho
' Boer tdio di'iiu win wretched.' Tbo
, Volunteers lost their hi; aud alto-
1 getber tho experience was a protty
trying one. Our men weio iu tho
saddle thr0'da8 and tuo nights
Willi hardly a n-nt. Hnwuto natives
wor fighting with Iho Hoers. It
is reporttd thnt 1(5 Boots woro
r Syduey, N. S. V., Oct. 10.
1 Tho New South Walos Assembly
has decided to despatch n contin;
I (out ot troops to the Transvaal.
Oltawn, Oct. 18. Tho represen
tatives of tho Pacific Proviuco iu
tho Cauuliau South African Con
tingent will 'leave Vancouver on
tho 21th and loaob Quobeo on tho
29th or aOth. .
lt.ir llr. lirail,'
Th raon horso Cnrrol Oooko
owned by Domingo Forroira died
this morning at tbo raco iraok.
This horso was well known on tbo
runniug traok of California and
vm anticipated ns a good oatd for
tho local laces.
Dr. Posey, tpeoialist for Eyo,
Ear, Throat nnd Nosodieoaser' and
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