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THE EVENING HONOLULU, BULLETIN: H. I., NOVEMBEH 1G, 1899.
Published Every Day, except Sunday,
at 210 King street, Honolulu, H. I.,
BULLETIN PUBLISHING COMPANY.
W. n. FAIUIINCITON Editor
DANIEL LOQAN City Editor
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THURSDAY, NOVEMBEH 10, 1899.
War U hell, but Honolulu will
buffer no harm from an object lesson
that occasions arise outside the fir
ing line when a soldier justified in
public purse strings under present
conditions. When Damon declared
his policy, he had a surplus of about
$750,000, and practically declared
that he did not consider this too
large to guard the country against
losses sustained by changes In com
mercial relations with the United
States. We do not believe Mr.
Damon under present cond tions
would continue his previous ultra
According t) all accounts of de
liberations on Samoan affairs, the
I'eace Commission has retired into
innocuous desuetude. The Com
mission's usefulness can be set
down as ending with the forceful
demonstration of the fact that peace
ful administration of Samoa under
the tripartite agreement is an im
possibility. With all due respect to the mis
sionaries, we have to disagree that
they have overcome all the evils of
lhe contract labor system in Ha
waii, as suggested by Rev. Mr.
hmcrson. This is a reminder of the
American days when clergymen
questioned the advisability of giving
the worHngmen of the country the
personal freedom which they now
See him shoot."
is all right
Dr. Mlnot .1. Savage pi cached recent
ly In tho Church of. tho Messiah, Park
avenue and Thirty-fourth Btrect, Now
York city. Tho preacher Bald ho want
ed to mako religion us real to his hear
ers as their bank accounts, their
games of golf, their theaters. Ho Bald
If ho did not hellovo religion to be far
nioro real than nny of tho things nam
ed ho would neither ask his people to
go to church again nor would ho him
self do so. Hu said In part:
I bcllevo that If" It Is the peoplo who
nro not attending church as much as
they used to, it is becauso tho Church
has ceased to represent to them some
thing vital, something which they can
believe, something mat tncy can love,
somcthlnK that they can woranlp,
something which seems to them worthy
of their manhood unci womannoou.
And If this bo tho case, Instead of this
supposed decay of religion being n Blgn
of tho decadence of human nature, It
means an uplift and advanco of human
nature. It Is no dlsgraco for"n man
to outgrow a partial and unworthy
view of things, no matter how much It
may have been reverenced In tho past,
provided ho goes on to tho acceptance
and admiration of something that Is
better and finer.
I'conio no longer. bcllevo thnl God
Is an Irr-jsponsllilo despot; they no lon
ger bollevo Mo Is going to tend to eter
nal pain any lioncst man, or any dis
honest man. for that matter: they can
no longer hold such n conception of
C1IUUCHES LOSING THEIIl HOLD.
It is any wonder, then, If tho state
ment Is true, that tho churches that
hold to mid still ndvocnte theso Ideas
are losing their hold not on the mass
es, pet haps, not on the Ignorant, not
on tho peoplo who can bo frightened,
but on tho people who think and who
are bravo and who dnro that It Is
from tho vciy best classes of tho com
munity? It would Bccm strnngo to me
it these churches did not loso their
hold of this class of people.
But right heio Is tho danger. I said
a iow moments ago mat mo unurcn
and Its advocates. Its prlestH, its min
isters, havo W-cn for u Iour tlmo nccus
lomcd to associate ccitaln rights nnd
coicmonlcs nnd certain theological
Ideas with religion In such a way no to
make an Impression upon peoplo that
they nnd religion wero one. And thoro
nro thousands of peoplo who do not
think nnd study enough, absorbed per
haps In their worldly affairs bo that
they cannot, to obscrvo that this Is nn
Ucllglon Is a relation In which man
Btunds to God, that Is n relation which
hu can never escape, a relation which
ho must nluns try to better.
I want to bcllevo, If I may rationally,
that thero Is Homo purpose In tho unl
veise, nnd that my life Is a pait of
And then at thu end ,when I drenni
ngiiln, as I did tho other night, or when
that dieiim becomes real, and I am
looking with tho eyes of expectancy
out into tho mist, conscious that I am
dying, I want to bollce If I can that
there Is n put poses oven in that that
thero Is u life, Infinite and ctciunl, In
thn imlvni-Hn. whnsn r.lillil I am. and
representation, Hawaii will certain- that I can look Into this mist, expect
ly be pleased to accept a place in teofruc,! t0 moct aml we,eomo and
ONLY $1.25, nt
Pacilc Cycle & ITg Co.
R. A. DEXTER, Manager.
Sotno of nur regular prlcoi :
Dinner Hit', bil piece, in
patterns 87 PO
Juki set of throe 60
Tea Potn, Mono 2Ji
Fancy Cups nnd HmiccrH i!5
Tumbler, por ih'Zen IVI
Herry Set, H'von pieces .(in
Pepper Shakers 10
Wiiu. nutht-s, por dor.Hi Gil
Saad Howl 35
Nick a Hoadlng Iainps with Poius-
lain Shade 1 .15
Handy l.niitornc , 25
Night Lnmp 20
Lamp OhltmiojH, oach 10
Lamp Wicks, per doron 10
Commencing Monday, Nov. 4th,
ON ACCOUNT OF THE RAINY WEATHER. OUR SALE OF
WILL CONTINUE ANOTHER WEEK,
TEMPLE OF FASHION
The decision of the administra
tion to rectinmend the enactment of
a resolution declaring the inten
tion of the United States to
retiin the Philippines means that
the (lights of ami expansion oratory
and long winded discussions will be
scheduled early in the Congressional
session. What Hawaii has to hope
for is' that the "retention" majority
will te large enough to secure
It is Jtn open question whether
placing Hawaii in the hands of a
new Congressional committee on in
sular affairs will bean unalloyed
benefit to the interests of these isl
ands. If the move is made with
the idea of creating territorial spe
cialties with the result that Hawaii
will be bunched with the posses
sions of conquest, pur people will
certainly raise object ons. On the
other hand should it foresh.now
greater prominence of our affairs,
more complete discussion and better
and Coffee Pots,
W. W. DimonrJ & Co.,
...Importers of Crockory and House
Solo Agents Jnwol Stoves, coal or
wood ; Gueiney Cleanohln Refrigera
tors, Standard Wicklou Ditto I'lamo Oil
Stoves, Primus Stoves.
Ito-d .t UattutiM Platctl anil stoning
-Von Holt Dlock, King Btrect.
Merchant street entrance next to tho
PoHlofllco, through our Aroadti.
Prices toe and 5c per yard.
Line of beautiful LADIES' CAPES, suitable for cold weather and holiday wear., just
landed by the Australia.
First line of Ribbons, former price 25c, reduced to 5 cts per yard
First line nf Laces, former prices 15c, 20c and 25c, reduced to 5 cts per yard
Ladles' Belts at 5 cts each
Ladles' Shirt Waists, at 10 cts each
Ladles' Collars, at , sets each
Ginghams, at 20 yards for $1.00
Fine Lasvns, at 20 yards for f i.eo
Lace Curtains, at Half Price
Ladles' Undershirts, at : 5 for 2$ cents
Bar A ueautuui cnancetouuy Roousat very low prices, at the lemple of r-nsiilon,
commencing next Monday, October 23, 1899.
n. fALAU, Manager.
When the Patent Office
Grants a patent on a food product, vou mav be sure that the article has merit.
originality and novel features, which must be new or no patent could be gran'ed.
This applies to the
ALPHA HOME PUDDING.jfc?-
Not a simple cornstarch preparation, but something new. Flveklndsto choose from
Cocoanut Farina, Chocolate, Rice, Tapioca, and Lemon Cream. One Pudding enough
for six pel sons, and at the low price of 10c, or 3 for 25 cents.
Telephone 680. Orpheum Block, Fort Street,
A full line of Staple and Fancy Groceries at Lowest Prices.
While spheres of Influence and
open doors in China are an ever
fruitful source of international cor
respondence, it is not surprising that
Russia and France should renew
their interest in -the-subject while
Great Britain has troubles on her
hands. The American firm reas
sertion that the nation seeks no in
fluence in China other than secured
through the open door serves to put
a quietus on the European tenden
cy to embarass the British. The
opportunity to pay the British debt
for services rendered in the Spanish
war has come earlier than was an
ticipated, nor is the American
sympathy for Great Britain ex
pressed solely in the refusal to take
a part in the Britons difficulties
with the Boers.
When Minister Lansing gets
settled down to the affairs of his
office, the question relative to the
surplus is bound to come tQ him for
cibly from the public. A contempora
ry has intimated that a libeial policy
on Mr. Lansing's part will be view
ed as a reversal of the conservative
attitude takon by Minister Damon.
We are inclined to believe that even
.Mr. Damon will favor loosening the
' I do not bay yet that Hub Is n domon
Btinted tiulli. So I hellcve it to ho; but
If you leavo the Hlgnlflcntlon and
meaning and heart nnd purposu nnd
power of religion out of life, leave Hod
out of lire, then thin great hope will
fall, and wo shall dread desolate earth,
struggling ngalnst calamities nB we
may, with llttlo hope, with no cheer,
and feeling that life Is something pre
sented to us by a mysterious "Power,
but hardly woith tho keeping.
Havo thero been nny suggestions that
oven tend toward making religion
seem a leal thing? If thero hnvo been
I do not auk you to como and hear me
preach; I do not nsk you to Join this
church unless theso things accord with
your intellectual convictions nnd tho
piomptlngH of your heart; but I think
I have a right to nsk you not to think
of religion ns n temporary placo of 'hu
man thought; that It Is passing away.
I think I havo a right to ask you to
consider carefully heforo you let nny
nnd nil other phases nnd Interests of
human lifo absorb your attention, so
thoro la no placo In It for religion. I
think I havo a right to nsk you to find
some placo vhcro you can work .with
your fellows In building up a granucr,
nobler, deeper, higher Church that Is
to be built on the ruins or tno snnxen
theologies of tho present tlmo.
The "Australia" brought 17
tons of pictures and framing
materials for King Bros. If
you are in a hurry to make a
wedding or birthdav present,
look over the framed pictures,
of which they have over 600
fresh from the factories of the
East. Drop in and have a look;
110 Hotel street.
Is on In full swine, and we are prepared to
outfit you In anything vnu mav require In
the way of Full Dress Goods.
HERE YOU HAVb a partial list of tr.e
many things you will want for the open
Inc nlftht: A full dress suit, either
Tuxedo or skirt coat, a full dress vest
white or black, a full dress shirt, a full
dress tie, a full dress pair of gloves, set of
full dress studs and cuff buttons, and a
CnALLrHESE THINGS may be had at
either of our two stores, and at prices that
will astonish you. Our dress suits are
from the BEST manufacturer In the
States, and require no altering ; they fit
when you put them on, and that Is more
than a tailor-made suit will do.
WITH THE COMING of the S. S.
Australia also came our delayed stock of
Straw and Felt Hats, which we will have
on show to-day: also a magnificent line of
Neckwear, the largest single Importation
of neckwear ever made In this town for a
WE CANT BEGIN to mention the
styles; you can have anything In the way
of scarfs that are wont, In a variety of de
signs, and silks that will astonish you.
We Hake Shirts to Order.
Noh. 0 nnd II Hotel street, nnd
Corner Fort nnd Hotel Htrccts.
TELEPHONES 676 AND 96.
We Invite Inspection.
Which is now on sale
at the lowest market rates.
Non-Shrinking Patent Red
wood Tanks, assorted sizes,
from J00 to 10000 gallons ea.
Best Rubber Hose, assorted
sizes, la to tYt inch.
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 1? inch.
Steel Road Scrapers, Tubular
Wheelbarrows, Champion Ca
nal Wheelbarrows.Extra Heavy
Breaking Plows. Avine's Steel
Plows, Perfect Rice Plows, as
"The Man With the Hot," etc., by Mark
ham. "Makapala-bythe-Sea" new book on the
Islands, by Miss Prescott.
"Stalky & Co "-Kipling.
"David Harum," (the book of thelyear.)
When Knighthood Was In Flower Ca-koden.
"In the Forbidden Land" Landor.
"A Dash for a Throne" Marchmart.
"When the Sleeper Wakes"-H. G.Wells.
"The Jacksonlan Epoch" Peck.
"The Development of English Thought"
"From Set to Sea"-Klpllng.
"The Capslna" Benson.
"An Incident and Other Happenings"
"Through the Turf Smoke" McManus,
And hundreds of others.
UflDlrionna I nto nn Unnitin Unirihtn
Q UODlUGlHiO UUID UU I 0.01110 I1BIK111D
ARE NOW OFFERED FOR SALE.
residence property having similar advantages and
attractions', as for healthfulness 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
of the city, being less than a mile from the Progress Block,
has ever betore been presented to the people of Honolulu.
One ot the main features of this property, and procured
at great expense, is the abundant supply or 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 me property oy 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 : lA cash, yi in one year, in two years ;
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 and full particulars call at our office, Rooms
7 and 8 Progress Block.
BRUCE WARING & CO.
The most complete and up-to-date
ever imported into Honolulu. Ca
meras of all kinds. Fresh Films,
Plates, Photographic papers, Chem
icals, etc., etc.
40,000 card mounts and Christ
mas novelties of nil kinds without
Tbc Hawaiian Hardw&ie Go.
Fort streets. apposite Sprcels' Bank,
J. M. WBBB,
816 FORT STREET.
Le Mnuyon Pliolo.
426 Fort Street.
Call next Saturday, Nov
ember 18 and inspect pret
ty horses, rigs and modern
business facilities of the
Hoiiolnln StockYardCo. Ltd.
Corner Alakea and