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HONOLULU, TE&B1T011Y OF HAWAII, MONDAY, JULY 10, 1900.
Vol. IX. No. m
Fbiok 5 Cents.
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Candidates Ml Named
By Independents of Kauai
Messrs. R. W. Wilcox, Jas. K. Kau
lla and J. Kalauokalanl, the three
leaders of the Independent party, re
turned from Kauai In' the W. 0. Hall
Sunday morning. They report sue
ceaa all over the Island In the matter of
-rallying natives to the support of, their
party. At every place visited, they
met with sympathy and promises of
The three leaders arrived In Wal
mea on July 4th, and spoke to a large
meeting there. From Walmea they
proceeded to Hanapepc, Koloa, Kealla,
Kapaa and Hanalcl. They arrived In
Nawlllwlll on the 14th and spoke there
previous to the departure of the W. O.
Hall. Desldes holding mass meeting)
at the places named, the leaders of the
party addressed small gatherings at
other places along the route.
That the visit of the native leaders
was expected goes without saying for
the Kaualans were ready with names
'of candidates for the Senate and House
of Representatives In the next legis
lature. These names were proposed at
the various meetings nnd resolutions
BidrifinrJ in thn TranciuQl i
I1&UUU6 111 IUV 11BUOIUUI
Is Vigorously Renewed
Shanghai, July 4, 11: 46 a. m. The
prolonged delay In dealing with Dewet
Is such criticized.
Colvillo has been ordered home. The
reason of his recall Is unexplained.
Clements' flying column has left
Senekal In the direction of Llndley.
It was hotly engaged on the 29th ult,.
and fighting Is now proceeding.
4 The Boers are massing towards
Botha Is showing signs of activity.
Five columns are now converging to
break the enemy's resistance south of
The advance of Clery nine mllis
from Standerton constitutes a further
step towards encircling Dewet. Steyn
la Indefatlgably Instigating activity
among Ollvler's and Dewet's forces.
The BULLETIN offers to the per
sons who, between February ist and
July 3 ist, shal send in the largest
umber ot new subscribers, the fol
lowing prizes :
Ut Prize Cleveland Bicycle, 70.
Ths winner of the ist prize Is t liberty
to choose between models go, 02 and 04 of
the 1000 Cleveland Bicycle. Model 04 It
a road racer, weight 30 pounds. Model 91
It a light road wheel, weighing 22 lbs , and
Modefoo a heavier road wheel, wt. 24 lbs.
The bicycle to be selected from the stock
fthe Honolulu Bicycle Co.. agents
for Cleveland Bicycles. (The choice may
be made between the corresponding ladles'
Models, should the winner of ist prize b
lad Prise, Singer Sewing Ma
Ths winner of this prize may choose
between these three stvles of machines;
that with oscillating shuttle and top cover,
that with vibrating shuttle and cabinet
top, both five-drawer machines, or the
''Automatic," with three drawers. This
machine will be furnished by B. Bcr
tferaen, sole agent for the Hawaiian
Srd Prise, Premo Senior Camera,
4zB, with Outfit $40.00
The Premo, St., has Double Swing
lack, Double Sliding Front, and Rack and
Pinion for focusing. This camera may be
ted with either Plates or Films. The
outfit Includes I Plate Holder, Tripod, 3
Trays, Developer, Fixer. Negative Rack,
Graduate, Stirring Rod and Lantern.
Camera and outfit are from the Photo
Supply Co., sole agents.
4th Prise, a Zonophone, the Lat
eat Improvement on the Gramo
phone, with 8 Records, $80.00.
This Is the loudest and most natural
talking machine yet Invented. It Is to be
elected from the stock of the BerAstrom
Muels Co., sole agents for the Hawaiian
lands. " '
The following conditions of the contest
ujt be observed : . -,-:.
t. All subscriptions must be prepaid at
least three months In advance.
2. No renewals or transfers of subscrip
tions will be counted In this contest, as
sw subscriptions. Each name must be a
bona fide addition to the subscription lists.
3. Subscriptions should be sent In as
toon as secured, together with the name
and address of the prson to whom the
subscription Is to be credited, as well as of
the subscriber. Great care should be taken
to give ACCURATELY the full name and
address of each new subscriber.
4. Any person In the Ha
waiian Islands Is eligible
to try for these prizes.
Subscription Rates: M.co per year,
faxo for three months; strictly In advance.
passed, endorsing the men for office.
They are as follows:
Walmea For Senator, Luka Naka
paahu. For Representative, Apuka
Hnnapepe For Reprewntatlvc, J.
Koloa For Repretentatlvw, A. K.
Mlka and J. Brown.
Kealla and Kapaa For Representa
tive, Isaaka Kaauwai.
Hanalel For Senntor, Isaac Kahili
na. For Representatives, S. Kalll and
The names of others were mention
ed but not brought up for action at
the various meetings. The natives of
Kauai will send additional names totbe
party leaders in the near future.
Messrs. Wilcox, .Kanllrt and Kalauo
kalanl expect to go to Molokal en Fri
day In company with the Hoard of
Health, their Intention being to ad
dress the unfortunates cf tbe settle
ment, these people having the right to
vote, t Afterward!, the leaders will go
to other places on Molokal. Finishing
with this island, they will go to Maul
INSULT THROUGH IGNORANCE.
The Toyo Klshen Kaleba'u steamship
America Maru committed an indignity
to the American flag this morning. It
hoisted It below tbe Japanese flag on
the foremast. Tbe Stare and Stripes
was thus placed at balfmaet with the
flag ot a foreign nation above It. Brit
ish steamers carrying American malts,
and American steamers carrying Brit
ish malls, are a common sight in Ho
nolulu. Before tbe. Hawaiian flag went
out of existence on the teas, the prac
tice was to carry the Hawaiian flag on
the foremast on coming Into port. It
It was a British steamer tbe American
flag would fly at tbe tcp of another
mast, and vlce(verea with an American
steamer; while fhe,flag ct tbe country
to which the steamer belonged was
carried at the peak. There was no plac
ing of one nation's flag above another.
Nobody for a moment believe e that tha
Japanese steamer has made this
breach of International etiquette wan
tonly. Japan Is still young in ocean
steamship commerce, and tbe ofHcers
of the America Maru will be up to
their business sometime.
JIM THE PENMAN TOMORROW.
There will be but two more perform
ances by the Nelll Company In Hono
lulu. Tomorrow evening "Jim, tho
Penman," Sir Charles Young's very ro
markable drama will be given. The
story of the play concerns tbe famous
forgeries of James RawHton, who
writes a letter In Imitation of a girl's
lover In which the lover le made to
say that he casts her off. In that way
James Itawlston wins his wife and It Is
through such methods, that he after
wards becomes very rich, as do all his
colleagues. Mr. Nelll will be Been as
Redwood, a detective wbo bunts Rata
ton down after years of continuous
The Netlls farewell will occur next
Thursday evening, when "Mr. Barnes
of New York" will be the play. There
will doubtless be two Immense audi
ences to bid God-speed to the fine (Ira
matlc organization that has given nn
the finest and most enjoyable season
of high class dramas and comedleB that
this city has ever enjoyed.
Emma Square Music.
The band will play the following se
lections at aa concert in Emma Square
at tbe usual time this evening:
Part I. '
Overture Poet and Peasant ....Suppc
Chorus Tannhaueer Wagner
Selection Bohemian Girl Balfo
(a) Olwl Nan). Pua Alanl,
Miss J. Kelllaa.
(b) Walmapuna. Ahea Oe.
Mrs. N. Alapal.
Medley In Sunny Tennessee ....
Intermezzo Visions Blon
Selection The Serenade .... Herbert
March The Nelll Company ... Davis
The Star Spangled Banner.
Great sale of boots and shoes at S
cents on the dollar at L. 1). Kerr &
Co.'s shoe bouse, corner ot Fort and
HONOLULU t SCHOOL
DAY AND NIGHT CUSSES
Roolu-i. ua Floor I a a.m. 4 r. M
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MORE CH1HESB HORRORS
6mmii Miibler KIM and Legations
Ho W of bnijtu Viettrj Yet Bmki ot
(ho ScwM-OtsftM MM Off-More
True m Um W17.
-"-tlamor of Relief.
A rumor li-current In London i'J
that the allied troops have enter- 4
ed Peking, after beating the Chi- rt
it nese soldiers and the Boxers.
Tien Tain, July 1, A private mess
age from Peking tends to confirm news
already received, it says that tho le
gations of Austria-Hungary, America,
Italy and Holland were first burned by
the Boxers and a part of the Russian
legation was subsequently destroyed.
The Japanese Legation guard sc!zed
a position on the other side of the
canal opopslte the British Legation,
and are there guarding 300 Chinese
Tho German Minister,1 after being
shot, was carried Into the Tsung LI
Yamcn. As soon as the news reached
the Ocrman Legation, tho German sol
diers marched to tho Yamcn, whence
tho officials had all retired, and broko
everything they could lay their hands
General Tung's troops are holding
two of the city gates, having mounted
a gun on the wall of each gate. Tho
German soldiers, with another gun,
are holding a position on the wall be
tween the gates. The troops of Yuan
Bhl-kal are said to bo marching toward 1
Peking. Yuan's Intention Is to petition
the throne to make overtures to for
eign countries for peace, and to release
the foreigners who are Isolated In Pe
king. All tbe foreign houses In tho
neighborhood ot tho foreign legations
have been burned. Tho above details
have been learned from a messenger
sent by a Roman Catholic missionary
Japan Sends Supplies.
Chefoo, July 4. A number of troops
and quantities of provisions and am
munition have been forwarded from
Japan to Tien Tsln in Junks towed by
steam launches. The wounded arc to
bo brought from Tien Tsln by the same
means. Since communication was re
opened with Tien Tsln the land and
river routes have been quite safe, and
there has been great activity on the
part of nil tho powers, forwarding men
News having been received that
some 2000 Chinese Boldlers are at Pen
tang, the Russians from Tong-ku are
planning to attack them.
The Japanese naval bjrlgade hat
been forbidden to take part In opera
tions far Inland, nnd the part ot It In
Tien Teln haB been ordered to return.
Should circumstances be unfavorable
for carrying out the latter order, the
detachment with Admiral Seymour,
at any rate, la to come back to Taku,
since the greater part ot tho Japanese
troops have reached Tien Tsln.
Germany Will Revenge.
London, July 3. The German Em
peror has ordered a naval division to
prepare, to proceed to China.
London, July 4. German tronsports
with 2300 men on board have sailed for
China. The Emperor witnessed their
departure. There was a patriotic
A later telegram says that a German
brigade of nil arms Is being formed of
volunteers from the army for service
The Emperor, in nddresstng tho ma
rines before they sailed, said that the
crime (the murder of the German-Min
ister1 In Pekfng) was of horrifying bar
barity, which demanded vengeance,
and that he would not rest until the
German and allied flags floated over
Burning the Churches.
Chefoo, July 4. The state ot affairs
In North China Is highly perilous. As
already reported several churches have
been burned. A church at Plng-kan
chow has also been burned. Foreign
ers here feel very uneasy. Nothing has
yet occurred, but trouble may be ex
perienced at any minute.
The United States Consul, acting
on the recommendation of the com
mander of the squadron, has advised
his nationals In Chefoo to go over to
Foochow Is Quiet.
Foochow, July 3, The Governor
General bus taken full measures to pro
tect foreigners and all Is quiet. On
the 2d Inst, he Bent a message to for
eign consuls.saylng that, as the coming
ot a foreign man-of-war might excite
the people, ho trusted that none would
enter the river for tho present.
THE WATERMAN IDEAL FOUN
TAIN PEN. All sizes, alt shapes. H
TAB LANDAGT MODIFIED
Oplotot of Attorney Geieral on Effect
of Territorial let.
EioeiUtM to Mini Lit altliit Alltni
fttfeVllfj lud-ChiotM tod J if.
mm An Dtbirrts.
Attorney General Dole at this morn
ing's council submitted to Governor
Dole an "opinion relative to tho effect
upon the Land Act ot 1895 ot the Ter
ritorial Act and of tho extension of the
Constitution and laws of tho United
States to theso Islands."
He finds that section 90 of tho Land
Act, relating to tho appointing power
In certain cases. Is the only section of
tho law expressly repealed by the Ter
The Land Act was Intended to pro
mote ths acquisition of homesteads by
people of small means 1st, by Inalien
able and unattnchable homestead
leases, for 999 years; 2d, by right of
purchase leasen,for 21 years.
"I am of, tho opinion," soys tho At
torney General, "that the; provisions
of the Land Act relative to homestead
leases and right of purchaso leases nro
repealed by Implication, being Incon
sistent with section 73 of the Territor
ial Act which declares, among other
things, that 'no lcnso ot agricultural
land shall be granted, sold or renewed
bythe Government 'of tho Territory
of Hawaii! for a longer period than
five years until Congress shall other
Third (Lands may be acquired under
i tho Land Act,) by cash freeholds.
Tho Attorney General Is ot opinion
that the privilege ot acquiring n home
stead under the system of cash free
holds docs not conflict with tho Ter
ritorial Act, but thinks that tbo privi
lege Is materially restricted by Section
73 of the Territorial Act where, among
other changes In tho Land Act, It Is
prescribed that tho words, "that I am
a citizen of the United States," or "that
I have declared my Intention to be
come a clten of the United States .as
required by law," shall lie substitute-!
for the words, "that I am a citizen by
birth (or naturalisation) ot the Re
public of Hawaii," or, "that I havo re
ceived letters of denization under the
Republic of Hawaii, or "that I havo
twnlvpfl n pnrllflpnto nt flnjwltil rltht
of clzen9np from ,ho RepuWc ,
Quoting tho old form ot application,
the Attorney General proceeds to say:
"Tho Territorial Act plainly restricts
acquisition ot homesteads under the
system ot cash freeholds, pursuant to
the Land Act of 1895, to citizens ot the
United States and those who havo
legally declared their Intention to be-
corao such citizens.
This excludes Asiatics, except the
few who wero citizens of tho Republic
of Hawaii on August 12, 1898, and havo
consequently become, citizens of the
United States pursuant to Section 4 ot
the Territorial Act, as Section 21C9 of
tho Revised Statutes of tho United
States (2d and Ed.( limits' naturaliza
tion to aliens who are free white per
sons or who are of African nativity ot
Next the Attorney General points
cut that Section 19 ot the Land Act Is
modified by Section 73 ot the Territor
ial Act limiting general leases of agri
cultural pubIc lands to terms ot flvo
Then, as to sales: "Section 201 ut
tho Chll Laws ot 1897 (Section 17 ot
the Land Act) provides for the salo pt
public lauds not under lease, in parcels
or not more than one thousand acrei,
at public auction. Such sales are dis
cretionary with the Government nnd
tho purchaser Is not required by the
Land Act or by Section 73 of tho Terri
torial Act to make any declaration of
citizenship. Any alien, being tho high
est bidder, might have tbe right to
purchase, If not debarred by Chapter
263 of tho Statutes of tho Second Ses
sion of the Fifty-fourth Congress ap
proved March 2, 1897, entitled, 'An Act
to Better Define and Regulate tbo
Rights ot AllenB to Hold Real Estate In
the Territories,' amending an Act of
Congress passed ten years earlier."
He quotes the provisions In question,
which declare that no alien "shall ac
quire tltlo to or own any land In any
of tho Territories of the United
States," with toe following exceptions,
viz.: where tbo right Is Becured. by
treaty, so long as such treaty Is In
force; an alien who shall become a
bona fide restdent'of tho United States,
or shall have declared his Intention to
become a citizen; tho acquiring ot lots
or parcels of land In any Incorporated
or platted city, town or village, or of
any mine or mining claim, tho acquir
ing of land by Inheritance, In tho ordi
nary course of Justice In the collection
of dobts, and the lending of money and
securing It upon real estate.
Regarding Chinese and Japaneso the
Attorney General says:
"I havo not been able to discover
anything which excepts subjects of tho
Chinese Einplro from the operation of
Japan Will Investigate
Local Labor Troubles
Mr. Takahlra, the newly appointed
Japaneso Minister to Washington, Is
going to his destination In the America
Maru. His Excellency was earnestly
engaged with Mr. Salto, Consul tor Ja
pan, at the Consulate this forenoon.
Mr. Salto, after consulting with the
Minister, said to a watting reporter:
"I am sorry I cannot Introduce you to
His Excellency, Ho Is very busy."
Mr. Salto was asked It tbe informa
tion was correct, which tho Bulletin
had received, that tho Japaneso Gov
ernment was going to stop all labor
emigration to tho Hawaiian Islands
excepting under certain guarantees of
protection bjr tho emigration compan
ies. He answered:
"The stopping of emigration wilt bo
only temporary. Japaneso labor here
Is unsettled, as you know, but when,
ever things nro settled here nil re
strictions will be removed from emi
gration to Hawaii."
tho foregoing statute. The Burling
hnmo treaty of 1868 betwene the United
States and China, which has since been
abrogated, although tho most liberal
treaty that China has ever had with
the United States, provided 'that noth
ing herein contained shall be held to
confer naturalization upon the subjects
of China in the United States.' It con
tains no clause entitling Chinese sub
jects to acquire land In the United
"The last and moat liberal treaty1
between the United States and Japan,
signed on the 22d day of November, ,
1894, contains no provision enabling
Japanese to become naturalized citi
zens ot the United States In my opin
ion, It contains nothlng.whlch entitles
subjects of the Japanese Empire to ac
quire land In tho United States."
Here ho quotes two paragraphs of
tho Japanese treaty, and thus com
It appears to mo that tho language
of theso two paragraphs securing the
right of Jnpanesc to do business in the
United States; to acquire, use and dls
poso of personal property, and to lenso
real estato for business and residential
purposes, together with tho omission
to provide for acquiring title to real
estate for other than commercial and
manufacturing purposes, plainly nega
tives an intention on tho part ot either
conrtactlng power to confer such privi
lege upon tho citizens or subjects of
Commissioner J. F. Brown laid bo
fore the Governor a petition from
landholders In Kohala, complaining
that R. R. Hind was depriving them ot
water under a lease he had obtained In
1898, such water having been used by
them before th elease was granted.
Tho Commissioner was advised to
write to Mr. Hind about the matter.
Death In Palolo.
Kapllloho, a native, aged 40, died in
Palolo valley yesterday and his body
was brought to' tho city for a post mor
tem examination this morning. Dr.
Garvin will go up Into the valley thl
afternoon to Investigate. Kapllloho
lived somo distance away from tho
sceno of tho recent deaths.
May Not Join Rabble.
Shanghai, July 4. It Is thought that,
although tho Vice Governors ot Che
ktang nnd tbe neighboring province
gave publicity to Prlnco Cwan's antl
foreign proclamation, they will cooper
ate In the arangement effected be
tween the southern Viceroys and tho
Amoy Is Quiet.
Amoy, July 4. Captain Izuml re
ports that, although many rumors are
current In the neighborhood ot Amoy,
there has been no disturbance.
Tien-teln. Arsenal Burned.
Tien Tsln, July 1. On the 25th Inst,
the Tien TBln arsenal was burned by
the foreign troops.
OREGON REPORTED 8AFE.
A brief Taku dispatch published in
tho Japan Gazetto of July C, says:
Tho Oregon Is not seriously Injured.
She will bo got off and taken to Port
Arthur to bo docked.
The meeting of tho Republican Ter
ritorial Central Comlmttee was post
poned this morning until 7:30 this
evening. Seo ad under New Today.
A complete new stock of gents
shirts, collars and cuffs at L. B. Kerr's,
"Will tho Immigrants be placed un
der tho protection of the companies
"No. There will be no restrictions
on tho freedom ot the people to come
hero and tako employment."
"Is Mr. Takahlra Investigating the
"No, he has no time. Ills steamer
goes out this evening. There Is not
tlmo for him to make any Investiga
tions." Minister Takahlra will pay a friendly
call on Governor Dole this afternoon.
Notwithstanding the short stay ot
tho Minister here, the Japanese Gov
ernment Is going to make an Investi
gation ot the Japanese labor troubles
In theso' Islands.
Mr. Abe, a secretary of the Japan
ese Foreign Office, arrived In the
America Maru ns a passenger for Ho
nolulu. The Bulletin is directly advised that
Mr. Abe's mission is to make known
the Intentions of his Government re-
, gardlng tho emigration of Japanese la-
Bituminous Rock. Paving
for Honolulu Streets
Street paving In Hawaii is likely to
receive much wider discussion than
has been accorded for sometime. This
will be one of the directly beneflcUl
results of the organization ot the Bi
tuminous Rock Paving Co., Ltd., the
most recently organized corporation!
of the Territory.
Tho principal promoters of this cor-
poratlon are W. R. Clark of the Stock
ton firm ot contractors Clark and Hen
ry, and W. C. Read, a San Francisco
hustler who has superintended bltu
rpn street: paring all over California
and will be manager of the local com
pany. This new company is capitalize'!
at 125,000 and will shortly start In do
ing business nt tho corner ot King and
South street. Tho local stockholders
are George P. Dcnnlson, A. V. Gear,
Daniel A. Ray, Fred Harrison, C. A.
Widcmann, F. E. Richardson and
Georgo W. Mncfarlane. The company
nlready has several local contracts for
sidewalks and sanitary flooring.
Mr. K. Takahlra, Japanese Envoy
Extraordinary nnd Minister Plenipo
tentiary to Washington, Is a through
passenger In the America Maru. Mr.
Takahlra Is accompanied by his wife.
Minister's Body Recovered.
Shanghai, July 3. A Chefoo tele
gram today says that the German sol
dlers nt Peking have rescued (be Ger
man Minister's dead body and burnt
tho Tsung Li Yamen.
Colonies Offer Troops,
Shanghai, July 2. New South Wales
has offered a naval brigade and 2000
or 3000 troops for service In China.
FOURTH OF JULY.
A great number of Hawaiian and
American flags can be gotten In Iwaka
mi's store, Hotel Btreet,
You so !
That demand for OXFORD SHOES
has come. If you are caught short
here Is a beauty In ... - -
BLACK VICID KID,
Medium weight sole, tip perforated anl
pinked. Any toe you want.
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