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THE MOST POPULAR CAPTAIN
Cameron Is the Man, So Say the
Votes This Week.
Ho Other Changes But Oat for Surprises
Toward the End ot the Month
Contest Closes the 31st.
Captain CtWheron 35O4
11 Pederscn 127?
" J. Dower 7
" Nichotsen 9
" Samson 8
" Thompson 7
" J. Ulunahele 1
As mav be seen from the above
list dptain Cameron is according
to the teistrar of votes up to last
evening the most Popular CaptJin.
The contest from nov to end on the
month promis s to be quite exciting
for the admirers of the varous con
testants will b-gin to cast the votes
thev have been holding back for the
finish. , , ,
The contest will close at 10 o'clock
sharp Monday morning, April 1st,
in order that votes appearing in
Saturday night's paper may be sent
in. The result will be announced
In Monday's paper.
The prize that will be given to
successlul contestant for the honor
of being the most popular of our
Inter-island optains is most appro
priate and one well worth striving
for. A pair of the finest binoc. lars
that can be obtained in Honolulu
will be his reward. They are fur
nished oy H F. Wichman, which is
a guaranice ot tneir excellence mm
may be seen at any lime on dis
play in his store.
- The friends of the various con
testants should keep well in mind
the opportunity to place their favor
ites in the lead by bringing in new
subscrib rs to the Bulletin. At
tached to ea;h receipt given to new
subscribers is a coupon entitling the
holder to cast a blocK of votes for
the Most Popular Captain. I he
number of votes is determined by
the length of the subscription, as
I Month 40 Votes
3 Months 50 Votes
6 Months 350 Votes
I Year 'SO Votes
Central Union Church Notes.
The pastor's Communion address to
morow morning will be on "Tho Chris
tian In tho World." Twenty-ono
names on tho calendar show tho now
members voted In Wednesday night, to
be received Sunday morning. "Selling
Ono's Birthright for a Mess of I'ottage"
Is tho Sunday evening theme.
Mla K. M. Croydon, teacllor of
Greek at Punahou, has recently como
from California whero sho has done
good Sunday school work. Tomorrow
she will take chargo ot tho tcachors'
substitute! class and should bo greeted
by large numbers who aro willing to
use their talents to reach young peo
ple. Kauai Steamers.
Tho Mlkahala from Ahuktnl and tho
Nocau and James Makce from Hana
maulu, all came In this morning with
Bugar. Tho purser of tho Mlkahala re
ports very rough and windy weather In
tho channel. Tho Walalealo was
weatherbound at Hanamaulu as It wa3
ton rouch to load at Kilauca to work.
Tho purser of tho Noeau reports that
tho 8. S. Charles wornon win sail tor
ban Francisco at 3 p. m. today with a
full cargo of sugar. All threo pursers
report being unablo to get communica
tion with the other ports of the Garden
Isle as Sheriff Coney has stationed po
lice at every landing and has forbid
den the us ot tho telephone by the
There will bo services In Kawaiabao
WEDDING STATIONERY. Engraved
H. F. WICHMAN.
A fall line of harness and saddlery
at the P. V and S. Co.
I OST on Beretinli jtett, ttwn Ptmacnla nd
lece ol whl't
lliwn with wh'le rnwi mtroldMci on It
plMM rttam tint lo Uullctm Ufflct.
$ Another SoDg
or "Tommy." I
(Rudyard Kipling Revised.)
Dedicated with loyal sympathy to the
kindred ot the brave men who have
fallen In South Africa.
Whon you've read the lay of Kipling on
the "beggar" at the door,
When you'vo heard tho husky, street
cad glvo It mouth;
Wilt you plcaso to think ot Tommy as
deserving something mora
When ho dons his kit and kharkt for
Ho may bo "absent-minded;" but ho
won't forget tho fact
That England, is Old England, as ot
-nil that kith and kin of Drlton, when
he has to do tho Act',
Will bo cared for as a part of Tommy's
Dravo and true men, shoulder arms
Tho federated rank and file, Old Eng
land's prldo and stay.
Each man doing his duty well, with
novcr a halt to say
Who's to caro for wlfo and bairns,
when I'm away.
All that Tommy leaves behind him,
tbat'is worth n grain of salt,
Ho may trust to British honor with
For ho knows that absent-mindedness
was never England's fault,
When left In chargo of "things" that
ho holds dear.
Her philanthropy was ready beforo the
About the girl that Tommy left be
So the wall about tho Workhouso, and
the chattels "up tho spout"
Ho may safely lcavo with Rudyard,
far behind him.
Brave and truo men, shoulder arms
Tho federated rank and flic, Old Eng
land s pride and stay.
Each man doing .lis duty well, with
never a halt to say
Who's to caro for wlfo and bairns,
when I'm away.
When you'vo read the lay of Kipling
to its very last refrain,
When you'vo waded through Its lum
ber to Its rhyme,
Will you kindly put It down to effu
sion of tho brain,
As you note It has a most un-English
Did tho credit of tho Emplro over need
To spur It Into action at full speed 7
Did Old England ever fall, to pass tho
For tho chips to help her Tommy In
Dravo and truo men, shoulder arms
The federated rank and file, Old Eng
land's prldo and stay.
Each man doing his duty well, with
nover a halt to say
Who's to care for wlfo and bairns,
when I'm away.
Wo aro English, and as Englishmen,
we'll sing "uod save the Queen,"
And, "God bless her bravo defen
ders," wo all say,
For the loaf that feeds the nation has a
thick sllco In between.
Which Tommy brought along tho
Wo will share It with his kindred when
ho takes his long farewell,
Wo will sparo him needless sorrow
by tho way,
And when ho thinks of homo, when
he's fighting In tho "Vaal,"
He shall not be troubled there about
Bravo and truo men, shoulder arms
Britons and Colonials duty's call
Each mnn doing his best, with novcr
a halt to say
Who's to care for wlfo and bairns
when I'm away.
J. T. ROBERTS.
Published by tho author as a protest
against tho Infliction upon English
Patriots of Mr . Kipling's "Absent
Mariposa From the Colonics.
The O. S. S. Mariposa, Houdlcttc
commander, arrived and anchored off
port at nbout 3 o'clock this morning,
She landed passengers and mall and
continued on her way to San Francis
co this forenoon. Tho purser's report
Is as follows:
Left Sydney Feb. 14 at 1:55 p. m.,
Auckland Feb, 19 at 12:51 p. m. and
Apia Feb. 23 at 8:52 p. m. Tlmo from
Sydney, 17 days, C hours and 49 min
utes. Experienced light to moderate
winds and fine weather to the equator.
Thence to port, strong N to NE wind
and heavy sea and swell."
LEVY STEADILY IMPROVES
Another Call to Kalihl -Patient Closely
Witched -New Iostruc Ions to Inspec
tors Koloa Varioloid,
2 p. m. Hermann Levy Is
very much better today. His
temperature, has been 99 all
day, ho is cheerful and tho
greatest hopes are entertained
for his recovery.
Chirk Tuck, the Kalihl Chi
namnn, Is very low and may
dlo at any moment.
President Wood of tho Board
of Health has heard absolutely
nothing ot tho reported cases
at Maul. No mall came for
him in tho Maul.
At a meeting ot tho Board of Health
yesterday afternoon Dr. Katsukl was
reported on favorably by tho board of
examining physicians. Tho Board vot
ed the usual recommendation to tho
Minister of tho Interior.
Koloa's Caso ol Varioloid.
President Wood read at tho meeting
of tho Board yesterday a report from
Dr. Waughop, tho government physi
cian at Koloa, on tho caso ot the nrtlvo
policeman at that place who was
stricken with varioloid somo tlmo ago,
ns exclusively reported In the Bulletin.
Dr. Waughop gives In his report a viry
careful and complcto history of the
caso and, In speaking ot tho probablo
origin ot tho case, has tho following
"I do not know how tho dlscaso ori
ginated; tho man had been on duty
at tho wharf and met sailors irora tho
Robert Lewcrs, which was loading
there, and Of which there wcro various
rumors of smallpox, measles and chick
enpox having been recently uboard.
l'or a week before ho broko out ho had
been guarding Japanese Immigrants in
quarantine. Possibly It might bavo
becn In somo ot the bundles ot theso
people. But there has been no other
case. Possibly It may havo been re
ceived by mall. It Is frequently Im
possible, ns you aro well iwuro, to
trace tho origin of an outbreak of
The caso Is diagnosed as modified
smallpox or varioloid.
Dr. Wood mado tho following state
ment: "It seems to mo that this case In ad
dition to tho one on Maul coupled with
tho fact that they appeared at tho sumo
tlmo makes It very probablo that tho
diagnosis In each Instanco has been
They Can't Go.
Chas. Crclghton and A. O. Cnrrea,
two of Honolulu's attorneys, sent In a
petition to the Board of Health yester
day, asking to be allowed to proceed
to Kauai on Tuesday to attend to somo
important matters ot business. Mr.
Lowrey moved that permission bo re
fused. Thcro was no discussion what
ever and when President Wood called
for the vote, every hand was raised In
favor of the motion.
Following aro the latest Instructions
of the Citizens' Sanitary Commltteo on
discharge and moving permits and
"To Inspectors: Largo numbers of
people nro being released from quar
antine, each with a discharge ticket,
which entitles them to locate In mo
part of tho district.
"Plcaso Impress upon each sub-Inspector
that theso tickets must bo tak
en up ns soon as he llnds a holdor of
ono of them In his apann. If tlila Is
not done the person holding '.he ticket
holds a perpetual moving permit; so
that there Is no means of locating or
"Also Instruct sub-Inspectors to Is
sue Identification cards to each nerson
from whom ho takes a dlschaige ticket
or a moving permit.
"These identification cards have
proved very helpful In tracing tho
identity and movements of tho holders
"CITIZENS' SAN. COM."
Case of Yonfi Look.
Yong Look, tho suspect from Wal
klkl, died yesterday afternoon nnd a
post mortem was held Immediately by
Dr. Hoffman who found by micro
scopical examination that death wan
caused not by plaguo but by a combl
nation of pneumonia and menlngltlt
that produced symptoms very much
akin to thoso ot tbo dread disease.
lie buai u uit tJuiu is iuvu ut
Walklkl was Immediately removed ant'
flM a ! nrt A V Qnm'a n.nnn nt
this morning Officer Fox went out t
Kalihl camp to make arrangements fo
ttin rnmnvnl tinpk Intn tnwn nf Ah Rnm
and the family of the deceased. Ah
Sam actually wept for Joy when hr
heard that tho case was not plague.
The body of Yong Look has beer
turned over to the relatives ot the do
ceased for burial.
To KhIIIiI This Afternoon.
Tho remainder of the peoplo from
tho lklchards and Queen streets block,
42 In number, will ho icmovcd to tho
Kalihl (Mention camp tills nftcrnoon.
A guard will probably bo maintained
nbout the block to absurc tho safety
of tho contents of tho various build
ings Included therein.
Case Being, Watched.
This morning early Dr. Wayson call
ed up tho Board of Health ollice for ono
of tho call pnyslclnns to Investigate
one of hU cases at a plnce In Knllbl on
tho ruauku side of tho road from
bmlth's 'bus stables. Dr. Jobo weut
out. A very sick Hawaiian woman
about 25 years of ugo was found. Her
temperature was luo and sho was, of
course, completely out of her head.
Her pulso was fccblo and her breast
swo.lcn, Tho caso has not been pro
nounced suspicious nor has a guard
been placed by tho Board of Health but
Dr. Wayson Is keeping nn extremely
IIHo Rat Crusade.
Tho rat crusado begun last Sunday
was not altogether successful. Tho
number of volunteers wasample, tbo
bread sweet and clean and tho poison
with which It was spread apparently
wholesome. At nil events the sheriff
has not been called upon by many per
sons anxious to sccuro coin In ex
change for rats. Hawaii Horald.
Chas. Bclllna, manager ot tho Club
stables, addressed tho Board ot Health
utlts meeting yesterday afternoon and
asked to bo allowed to open for busi
ness Saturday evening. Mr. Smith
was appointed a commlttco of ono to
make an Inspection of tho stables and
report. Ho attended to this work this
morning and found everything In ex
cellent shape. Tho orders of tho
Board of Health had been carried out
In every detail. Realizing this fact,
Mr. bmlth will no doubt turn In a fa
vorable report nt this afternoon's
California Hotel Cook.
The cook nt tho California hotol was
removed to tho battery camp and plac
ed in quarantine this morning, ho hav
ing visited at the placo of yesterday's
suspect, In Kalihl, a roupjo of days
ago. Tho proprietor JplU tho fellow
what ho thought of hluVfoi, disobeying
his orucrs about going to different
piaccs to visit Chinese friends and
then gladly surrendered him to tho1
Yesterday's' Suspect Case.
Chick Tuck (L?o Ling,) aged 25, was
removed from a houso back of J.
Peters' placo In Kalihl lato yesterday
nftcrnoon and tnncn to' tho plaguo hos
pital, 'lhe Board ot Health bulletin
board Immediately announced this a
suspUlous caso. Dr. Hoffman Is not
prepared to say the man has plaguo.
Another Maul Report.
"There Is n report on tho streets to
day that Miss English, sister of the
pilot ot that name, at Kahulul, has died
under suspicious clrcumstanves and
thut Captain English Is in quarantine.
This very vague report must havo como
by tho Alice Kimball yesterday, as tho
Maul camo direct from Hawaii and did
not stop nt a single Maul port. Tho
Board ot Health has heard nothing
about tho matter and no ono Is willing
to confirm tho story.
DREDGING DELAY8 WHARF.
Contrary to tho first expectations ot
Minister Young, tho Channel wharf
and warehouse will not bo completed
for about a month past tho contracted
tlmo ot February 28. This delay Is
from no fault of Cotton Brothers &
Co., the contractors. It has been found
that tho ledgo requiring to bo dredged
Is wider and contains moro coral than
was anticipated. To drlvo tho piles
through tho coral would havo taken
off tho copper, and then tho worms
would make a short Ufo for tho piles.
However, one-half of tho wharf
frontago and tho entlro warohouso aro
ready for commerce. Thcro Is 200 feet
of deep water along tho Inner end of
the wharf. To enable vessels to como
there right away tho dredge Is to be
taken In nt tho back of tho wharf to
work from tho outer end of tho ledgo
Inwardly. This will keep tho dredgo
out ot tho way ot shipping.
Superintendent Howell Is deputed by
Minister Young to ask tho Board of
Health this afternoon for permission
to use the warohouso nnd tho half ot
tho dock which Is available. Tho Gov
ernment will engage to maintain quar
antine between tho parts of tho wharf
occupied nnd not occupied.
Judgo Perry has signed an order ox-
tending tho February term of tho Cir
cuit Court until further order.
Hawaiian criminal cases como up for
rial In tho Circuit Court nt 9:30 Mon
Good Work for Seamen.
I beg to eay that tho manager of tho
'eamen's Instltuto has helped mo very
nueh in getting my crew, and I am
mre It this club had been opened soon
t, I would havo had a great deal less
Master ot the Inverness-shire.
Honolulu, March 3, 1900.
RELIEF IN WHITE LABUK
Dr. Maxwell's Opinions Strengthened
by Queensland Trip.
Favorable Comments Hade Upon Bis Work
Immtnse Amounts ot Data- Much That
Is ot Value to Hawaii.
Dr. Walter Maxwell, director of the
Experimental Station and Laboratory
of the Hawaiian Planters' Association,
who Is also tho Hawaiian correspond
ent of the Department of Agriculture
of tho United States, shortly after his
return from his mission to Queensland
promised n Bulletin representative an
interview upon tho subject of that mis
sion. This morning, the opportunity
being favorable, Dr. Maxwell kept his
word. As a rulo the doctor is rather
averse to talking through the news
papers and never can bo Induced tncre
to unless ho thinks It may bo of somo
uso to this country.
"My business," Dr. Maxwell said In
answer to tbo first question asked him,
"was to Investigate the stato ot tho
sugar Industry of Queensland, and at
tho Instance of tho Queensland Gov
ernment. In other words, the Industry
was felt to bo in a very unsatisfactory
condition, tho causes of which wcro not
clear to them, and as a consequence tho
Government of tho colony atkcd mo
to visit tho country and examlno and
report upon tho matter.
"My report Is now In tho hands of
the Queensland Government and 1
sco by papers received from tho capi
tal In tho Mariposa that tho report Is
being most favorably considered by tho
leading journals. As a matter ot fact,
tho colony Is Intensely Interested In Its
sugar Industry, nnd it appears that any
Government In charge ot tho national
affalis must tako measures that may
bo considered necessary for tho main
tenance and expansion of tho Indus
try." QUEENSLAND'S ADVANTAGE.
Tbo Bulletin Is allowed by Dr. Max
well to quote from an editorial in tho
Briabano Courier written after ho left,
and which among other things has tho
"As shown by tho experts, wo havo
a magnificent estate In our whlto farm
ors. Dr. Maxwell cannot too strongly
Impress upon us tho advantage wo pos
sess over other cane-growing countries
in bnvlng our cane fields In tho hands
ot white men content to work small
areas, and who are full of energy and
grit Into tho bargain. He tells us
plainly that wo do not properly rcalizo
our special fortune in this matter. Ho
says also that tho conditions of pos
sible cultivation nre In our favor.
Given a thoroughly sound, that is to
say, a scientific and proper system ot
cane farming, and ho says that Queens
land need fear nobody."
"How docs their cllmato compare
with ours, Doctor; I mean regarding
tho labor of whlto men?"
"Part of their cllmato In ono district
Is not quito as favorablo to whlto men
ns that ot Hawaii. In that district tho
sugar area Is spread out between 27
and 16 degrees of south latitude. Two
other districts nro moro favorable to
whlto men than tho Hawaiian Islands.
Tho Introduction ot Australian trees
Into the swamps along tho banks ot
tho Tiber Is rapidly assisting to re
move tho miasma or malaria from tho
city ot Homo, nnd In this place 1 would
suggest to Hawaii that most excellent
work could be done In planting the cm
calypti along tho bottom la s lead
ing from this city to Watklkl.
"Well, what do you think of Aus
"With respect to tho colonics gen
erally, they possess enormous natural
resources. As you know, the wool in
dustry of Australia if ono of tho indus
tries of tho world, whilst tho mining
possibilities of tho country, aro by no
"Of courso you will see, from tho few
things I have said, what a political and
. economical strength It gives to an In
dustry like tho sugar In having a largo
' number of white farmers directly In-
terestcd In It.'
At this point Dr. Maxwell kindly
showed the reportor a statement that,
above everything else, Illustrates tho
extrcmo care and detail with which ho
went Into tho investigation of each
subject. In this statement Is seen a
long roll of names of whlto farmers,
tho number ot acres ot cano, Including
both plant and rntoon, grown by each
of theso farmers, tho total tons of cane
that each farmer sent to tho mills, and
oven tho analysis of the Juice from the
cano of each of theso men. This state-
men snown by tho Doctor wua merely
a sample, out of a ponderous mass of
data in notebooks and documents, Il
lustrating how his Investigations In
Queensland wcro conducted. Somo of
the results, Dr. Maxwell says ,ho In
tends for the uso and advantngo of Ha
waii. He has all tho data of each
Queensland sugar district carefully
classified as to soils, climate, small
farmers, labor and tho genornl results
of tho Industry.
REASON OF 1900.
Iwakaml rough braid straw hats for
the season ot 1P00.
R. G, A. PETERSON KM MM
Tells or Ills Association
Sm:ed His Connection With Cocoa PlacU-
Scheme -Yacht Owner Traveling ILm
raite Ulois 'About LaLd In Sauki.
The arrival of R. C. A. Peterson from
Sydney In the Mariposa this morning
was a great surprise to bis many
friends, (is It was supposed from recent
letters and newspaper articles .hat he
Intended going to Manila and Loudon
before returning to bis home. Ho step
ped ashoro hero the samo Bert that
leftfor the Colonies with Weaver In tho
yacht Noma several months ago but
richer, by far, in experience. In an in
terview with a Bulletin reporter this
morning, Mr. Petorson said: "I left
Honolulu on a ouslness proposition. 1
was not 'shanghaied' but wmt at tno
earnest solicitations of Mr. Weaver,
'the proposition was the lloatlng of a
cocoa plantation In Samoa. I told Mr.
Weaver that 1 was willing to go into
any proposition that was equaro and
auovc board. In reply, ho said: 'Peter
son, I have a superstition that, it 1 do
anything crooked, i loso ray luck. Na
turally I do not wish any such thing to
"All went well on tho trip. I was
treated In a most hospttablo manner
and have absolutely nothing to com
plnln of so far as that part ot ray jour
ney Is concerned.
"We went to Apis, Samoa, and thcro
mado arrangements for tho turning
over by native chiefs of several thou
sand acres of land nbout nine miles out
from Apia. Weaver had a letter trom
a San Francisco friend to H. J. Moon,
a big cocoa planter ot Samoa welch
represented him as an American mll
onaiie and a yacht owner. Naturally
things went well and Weaver succeed
ed through this man's efforts, in get
ting an option on tho land for six
months, the .cases, It taken up, to b
for forty years. My namo did not ap
pear on tho papers.
"Upon tho arrival ot tho yacht Nor
na In Auckland, I decided toirmatn
there awhile and Weaver proceeded to
Sydney. Wbllo In Auckland I learned
several things about Weaver that made
me 'cry quits' on tho wholo proposi
tion. ".Vcaver nnd I had ono or two live
ly talks and I told him what I thought
of tho wholo thing. When I left on
tho Mariposa he camo aboard and
talked to roc. As an cntcrtnlncr Mr.
Weaver is above reproach but he la
witbnl, a fraud.
"When I left Sydney, Wpavcr had
not uccn arrested but he stood In hour
ly danger of It
"I am exceedingly glad to get home
and I can say that I am hero to stay."
00W8ETT INTERESTS SOLD.
George Lucas, commissioner of the
Ci. ....... ouun, ut noon sold the one-
twelfth Interest In tho estate ot Jos. I.
Dowsett, deceased, owned by Gcnevler
Dowsett nnd Marlon C. Dowsett, each,
and tho one-twelfth Interest of Made
lino C. K. Dowsett and Annie H. K.
Dowsett, jointly, tho two former being
children nnd tho two latter grandchil
dren of deceased. Tho solo was by
public auction at the Judiciary build
ing. Tho threo one-twelfth Interest
were bought In one block by James I.
Dowsett Estate, Ltd., Mrs. E. J. Par
ker and Mrs. P. K. Raymond, for 976,
000. Buy your carriage material from tho
Pacific Vehicle nnd Sunnlv fo.
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Know where to
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