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TVNUA"Y 1, 1900. ' '
THE EVENING BrLLETIN: "OOLHTjU.
H. T., MONTHY,
t'uMMh'M Eurj bay, exeunt Snndny,
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.PtH.T.rTiX PlUI.IS!M'! vu'.ll'ANY
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.u . .. i.ou..., City Utlltor
MONDAY JANUARY 1, 1000.
A Happy Nov; Year to nil.
Ucncral Mctliuon's passage niarlcel
'iPrctorla via Capo Town" linn been
delayed In transit."
Tho niau who counta boo1 wittln
ounong hla belongings possesses one of
tho best osnetn of tho country. Every
boutc In cuod condition Is n gold brlclc
JL8 carats lino.
Private Secretary Porter wants the.
H'rcsldcnt'u Hap; to lly from tho Whiio
House. In MeKlnley'u estimation tho
Stars nnd Stripes Is tho Prcsliiont'a
Hag nnd It Is always In evidence from
ICnstport to Manila.
The bulletin extends congratulations
to Its brethren of the Advertiser on tho
TS'ew Ycnr'n edition published this
morning, U If a t'ludltnblo elTort In
typoKtnphlcal and descriptive maUc-uii
and speaks well for tho country In all
Jlncs of business progress.
What was clthor the inoal cowardly
or tho inoft thouRhtless word uttered
.durliiR the dihcusslon of the present
vrlsls was the HiigKeMIon by a con
temporary that consideration of poli
tics Influenced tho Hoard of llea't'i.
Any man who has any confidence in
the humanity of man or any naneis:
for tho Intecrlty of the men wl'io have
spared no effort to handlo tlio allna
lion prnruptly ami UkoioiisI.v ciuu-jI
lionestly believe th.-t politics has ir.
any way swayed tho n:l::dn or In
Uueneed tho action of any single mrm-
licr of tho Uonnl of Health. A llstit.
for tho llfo of tha community Is a very
different proposition from slluutimu
that arlo from jwonimnitnl pollclxs
and the clash of UicorUn.
HOOD RIIJDANDI- TO HAD Kllli
Few citizens of Honolulu wcro there
yesterday who did not hall with satis
faction tho news that three of tho
miserable shacks of Chinatown had
been consigned to tho flames. Tho
shock of tho manifestation of the
plapjuo In its most deadly form was In
a measiiro lessened by tho" knowledRO
that at least one sourcu of danger Is
wiped out never to appear again pi o
vldeil the Department of Public Works
does Its duty.
At Inst the people of Honolulu liao
come solidly and without reserve to
tho support of the lloaid of Health and
the olce of petty criticism Is stilled
by a situation that brlng3 every man
to his feet icady for action and ready
to support action. That tho Hoard In
ready to att and carry on it vigorous
campaign, prepared to spare no effort,
prepared to 1 emovc the peoplo to moro
sanitary suirouiidlngs nnd apply the
torch to habitations not habitable was
evidenced by tho vlgoious and com
mendable work of Saturday which w'll
be continued till the last vestige of
"Chlucsc shacks" with their attendnnt
evils is removed from the town.
Let the good work go on. It Is no
longer n question of damages or Iosj
to the property holdcrn. Tho busluesj
community can better afford to pay for
tho construction of healthful barraeka
to accommodnto every man, woman
and child In Chinatown, better afford
to condemn every wooden building of
Chinatown than to allow the plague
to get beyond coatiol. Tho llfo of the
community Is at stake, doubling
Thomases havo thrust their hand Into
tho sldo and thcro will be no let up till
the plaguo Is Btampcd out. With tho
community In Its present mind nnd
present inensures In force, the pios
pcetH for speedily stamping out tho ills-
easo wero never better.
With tho unniilmnus support of tlr
people the Board of Health can act
effectively. It now has that support,
and tho lesults speak for tho capacity
of the officials who have never been
THE CENTURY MILE STONB.
Januaiy 1, 1900. Is It tho narrow
minded egotism expressive of hu
man limitations and selfishness or an
actual and steady progress toward the
higher moral and intellectual Ideals
that causes tho powerful Christian peo
plo ot tho world to look back upon the
century Just closed with unfeigned
satisfaction, happy In tho belief that
Iho moral and material structure man
kind today offers for contemplation Is
moro nearly perfect than has evor been
presented at the closo of a century
slnco tho beginning of tho world?
Is tho Golden Itulo a more potent
factor in dally llfo or Is it, ns Mark
Twain says, ono of tho church's assets
that Is taken out each Sunday and
lu.'.hiiHnl Kd,io'l..3 to Uio iiuesUtmi
I buKK 4... Uv fip vncnlnt of the rni -
tiny "1 b
.a. ond' i
. .l-i .nC:l by the
.., u. ti.o i.i dividual.
While thu world bccuia better, moral
sentiment moro advnnccd nnd hopes
for tho future brighter, tho almighty
dollar still reigns with a degrco of
power that often approaches suprem
acy, nnd men of tho lflth century havo
In many Instances bowed the knee to
tho Cod of tho nnclcntSjj-i'eckonlng as
'little with tho teachings of tho tlod
that guides us as did the money chnng
eis of tho Temple.
It material progies Is a mark ot
progress toward tho gol of tho mil
lennium, tho wot Id has made prodigi
ous Btrldcs In tho last hundred years.
In no portion ot tho gloho has this
growth been moro marvellous than In
our own United States ot America.
History does not parallel, human mind
could not foresee, few would dnro to
predict the wondciful achlcvcmeuU
that have been wrought by tho nation
which, ut tho dawn of thu last cen
tury was a mere handful of men strug
gling to maintain an Independent
existence, which had for Its found.!
tlon principle the recognition of the
Clod given rights of mankind. Yester
day of a few colonials Just hotting their
house in order after a successful
stiuggle for political and religious lib
erty; today a nation of seventy mil
lions of free men controlling tho con
tinent, feared by the enemies of justice,
lespeeted by nations that scorned the
common people and hated the principle
that made every man a king nnd every
woman u queen, the pilnclplo of Indi
vidual equality before tlod and mini.
m Hut who shall say that tho Ameil
cav people In tho ruh and hurry of
money getting havo forgotten tho Oo.l
that gheu tho harvest'.' What people
on caith Havo not profited by -vie
nragi e s. in what pmilon of tho gb-b'
Is the homo moro sacred or man's duly
to his fellow Riven more hom-ht
thought or quicker lo.-iionse? What na
tion has given of Its prosperity moii!
llbirally ' earrry tho teachingu of
Chivit to tho uttermost parts of tlin
earth? What doubting Thomas be
lieves In his heart tlianJn tho rush fcr
the Blft, the C.lvtr ins passed out of
In tho world at largo elements
of corruption In political llfo
wero never weaker, tho power to
combat them never stronger; tho su
premacy of tho almighty dollar was
never more curtailed, mankind never
more prompt to redress n wrong; tho
Golden Rule as n dally text In buulncM
llfo never moro In evidence. Tho 0ih
century opens with a terrible war In
full sway and tho peaco of tho great
nations is seriously threatened yet
with nil tho faults, tho shortcomings,
all tho evils and variances from al
truistic ideals, tho bonds ot humanity
nro steadily strengthening nnd the na
tions closer to universal peaco and
common brotherhood. Tho old cen
tury passes Into history ns tho bright
est pago yet written; the now glV33
promise of greater effort and moto
Arrested Ah Incendiary.
Wulluku, Dec. 30. Knllli (k.) it na
tive contract laborer of tho Walluku
Sugar Plantation, Is now In jail, hav
ing been arrested on suspicion as being
tho fellow who set tho Walkapu cano
fields on flro on tho night ot November
2flth, by which nearly eight acres of
cano weio destroyed.
Ah a reward of $:!00 has been offered
by Manager C. II. Wells for the arrest
and conviction of the culprit, It Is said
that two native boys who went and
saw Knlilil In the eau fielilsj n short
whllo before tho fire, have given the In
formation to the authorities which led
to lily arrest,
Tho trial of Knllli will tnko place
next week, nnd it Is likely that ho will
bo committed to tho next Juno term of
the Second Circuit Court. Tho fellow
Is looking around for ah attorney to
help him get out, but an ho Is penni
less It Is not likely that he will suc
ceed In getting one.
PrtaoncrH Return to Custody.
Wnilukti, Dee. !!0. Sam I'cck. tho
Chinaman who escaped from tho prison
Bang on tho SpreckelHVllel road tho
Inst week In November, returned un
escorted to the Walluku Jail yesterday
afternoon. This fellow has been entw
ine tho Walluku and Mnknwno polled
no end of uneasiness, and tho police
havo spent nights of vlKlIanco watch
ing for him nt tho Bpicckelsvlllo cano
fields, thjnklng all the thno that ho
was In hiding thero.
Subscribers to the BUL
LETIN not receiving their pa
pers promptly will confer a
favor by notifying the 'Busi-
ness mice, Teleplione. 256.
" Two bits" nnd a Bulletin
coupon buys a copy of On To Ma
mimed HUu cuj other riu.o
Just opened, direcl.shipments from the manufacturers.
An invoice of
The linest assortment ever
from France. ;.
Direct from iheFiy Art
Fry's VitriSiable Colors in Powder.
Thirty thousand feet of
Picture Mouldings in the Latest Patterns.
Our selection of Pictures are the Latest from
Art Centres. !
Howard Hltdhcock's Oil?, Water Colors, of
Island Scenery and Fruits.
China Firing ;j specialty, at reduced rates.
The Latest in Lamp Goods.
The Paciffc Hardware Co,
Just Received, Dfu
pont's Smokeless Shot
gun Powder, in 1 pound
tins and H kegs.
Pact Cycle & MTi Co.
R. A. DEXTER, Manage!.'
nHLi:itsiii.ccR, - - kortst.
Bakery $ Candy Go.
Is making the
With lots of br.indv l them, same as
mother made. Also a large assortment
of all kinds ol i-
Cakes Suitable for the Holidays !
Ice Creams and Sheiberts,
Hand-made Chocolates and Marsh
mallows. Also, French Candles packed in
elegant bo.c, Miltable for Christmas
Candy Rings and Canes, for the
COME EARLY AND
AVOID THE RUSH!
J. OSWALD LUTTED,
I have removed temporarily to the store
of H. G. Hlart on Fort street while the
quarantine is In force.
Watchmaker and Jeweler, NuuanuSt.
King Bros, are happy to an
nounce the arrival of their
Xmas POOds bv the Ansfralin!
comprising framed and un-
nuiucu uign-circs nctures,
Photo Panels, Tissue Paper
Materials, and Art Fancy
How brave California boys fought
for their flag Is told In On To Manila.
china for Decorating.
exhibited in Honolulu, direct
May It Be a Happy and
Prosperous Now Year .
TO All I
IS THE GREETING OF THE
Bhink Books, Records,
Day Books, Journals,
Casii Books, Ledgers,
(of all bles)
Diaries, Typewriter Papers,
Office Requisites of all kinds
Miscellaneous and Standard Books
The most complete line in the Cltyl
Give ns a call and be your own judge.
"DAVID 11 ARUM' 85c.
316 FORT STREET.
We Are Still
In the Swim!
riiat's an old saying, vet true, and
when we say we are In the twim, why
we mean every word of it.
We have the swellest TICS for the
Holidays that you want to lay your eyes
on, In all of the Latest Styles and Shapes.
We have just replenished our stock of
yuw- sum i a, and are strictly speaking
rullt UU-to-date In ns cmnnlele n lln n(
men's and boys' FURNISHINGS as cmi
dc snown in the largest city of the Main
land. At our Hotel Street Store, Nos. 9 and j ,
Waverley Block, we are' going to give you
a chance to win a fine BICYCLE. For
every purcha'e of 50c the customer is en
titled to one ticket. The party who holds
the greatest number of tickets on Christ
mas morning at 10 o'clock gets the wheel.
, TELEPHONES 679 and ,.
Two Laree Stocks
Ot the Best Furnishings.
Accurate history and Interesting
stories of the campaign are told in
On To Manila.
TEMPLE OF FASHION
Commencing Next Monday, De
cember 4th, 1899.
Our entire stock of Dry Goods will be offered to our
customers at very low figures.
Laces, Ribbons, Fine Lawns, Indian Linen, Fine
Cashmeres, Ladies' Capes suitable for the holidays.
HAWAIIAN DRY GOODS ASSOCIATION.
M. PALAU, Manager.
A fine assortment'of FANCY DBCORATED CANDLES for Christmas.
Candles, Wax Tapers,
Night Lights, Floats, tc,
lion lions, Fancy Crackers,
Nuts, Raisins, Mincemeat.
Cabbages, Cauliflowers, Celery, Turnips,
Turkeys, Chickens, Fresh Oysicrs.
Telephone G8Q. Orpheum Block.
We Invite Inspection.
H- 1H - - H
.ia flMMMta A
DaoiHnnnn Into nn
t iiniiiiinniin hiii mi
ARE NOW OFFERED FOR SALE.
Np residence property having similar advantages and
uurucuuub, ub iur neaiiniumess
has ever before been prwnc-
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and scenic views ; as also its proximity to the business part
of the citv. beinrr less thar n mib frm.i fhp Prno.c vimrh-
Une ot the main feature 01 w. property, and procured
at great expense, is the abundant suppiy 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 : y3 cash, i in one year, l3 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. ?Rnmm
7 and 8 Progress Block.
BRUCE WARING & CO.
Call, before purchasing
elsewhere, and see my
Being the largest In the city.
New Waltham Watches
Of all kinds.
Seth Thomas Clocks
In great variety.
FRANK J. KRUGER
Corner Fori and Merchant Sts.
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01 location, navmg an eleva
hi people of Honolulu.
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Children's Books and
Toys at Reduced ,i
Hawaiian News CoM xl
Merchant Street.' . ',
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