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Vol, IX No. Ifl.U
HONOLULU, TKHKITOKY OF HAWAII, TUK8DAV. BKl'TICMIIKll II 1000
1'iin r. fi Ounih.
EWER Til UHiiMTlT
Splendid Celebration of
Event at Hawaiian Ho
SPEECHES BY ABLE
AND PROMINENT MEN
The Banqueting Area Finely Decorated
Music by the Second Infantry
Band and the Hawaiian
Last night the men of Honolulu en
titled to do It celebrated the 50th an
niversary of the admission of Califor
nia as a State of the Union. They, with
a few Invited guests, hud a collation at
tho Hawaiian Hotel. Tho spread was
In the lanal on the Ewn tide. So many
attended that the place was found too
small, and some of tho guests the
lu.ii &t.it.,- tnrti linllli? I.etr.Mn'l nn ihfl
best-nnturul-vvero sidetracked In tho '
dining room owing to tho unexpectedly ,
largo number present.
However, "honor to whom honor li
duo" Is a principle that tho pencil
pushers observe truly. Manager Al
len gave the California geutlemn u
scheme, of decoration which could
scarcely be surpassed In elaborateness
romblnid with taste anywhere. I.. C.
Abies Incurred new ties of frlcndsh'p
with the press for 'the kind attention
he paid to Its members. Ho In fact
gave up the pleasures of the occasion
to see that tlity wanted nothing thai
might contribute to their enjoyment.
Mr. Levlngaton founally introduced
Mr. Alexander Newhouse as toastmns
tcr In a happy speech. Mr. Nowhouso
proved to be an excellent choice. In
graceful words ho proposed the Initial
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toast, "Cal.fornln, Our Nallvo Land,"'
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Justice W. F. 1'iear of the Supremo
Judge Frcar responded with a speech
of rare eloquence and diction. Ho claim
ed to be first of all a son of Hawaii,
but next to that California the land
of his birth, the Eldorado, tho golden
country, land of the setting sun with
lta gathering to tho west, and tho me
tropolis of the l'aclflc, Its niagnlflcen:o.
Its variety, Its wonders niu' history,
how could It be given adequate xproi
ston? Mr. Newhouso proffered tho ixcuse
of Governor Dole, which was )at of
family bereavement, announcing; that
a. W. It. King would bo the spokesman
of the Governor's sentiments on th'.orc
Dr. Grobsman, while disclaiming ora
torical practice, made one of the
speeches of the evening. Ho gavo Ha
waii full equality with California lu
Judge M. M. HBtee was called to re
spond to the toast, "The State of Cali
fornia," and delivered an address that
made him approved as a world-stutea-man.
He had gone to California as a
boy and been a witness of Its magnifi
cent growth. In remarks on "expan
sion" he predicted for Honolulu tho
distinction of being tho greatest Ameri
can port wctt of San Francisco. Dish
op llerkley's poem In which the fami
liar line, "Westward the star of empire
takes its way," was qoutcd by the
speaker, with the remark that its
author had no more conception of a
western American emptro than Call
fomlans had fifty enrs ago. Judge Es
tee spoke, warm words of friendship to
Hon. I'aul Neumann, an early adopt
ed son of Callfomln, wns greeted with
tho first real ovation of tho evening.
Ills remarks wero actually touching,
characterized by an nbsenco of the
funny stories that have made htm fa
mous, ns he described the affection for
the Ameilcan flag that seized him on
flist coming under lta folds forty-seven
years ngo. It had n meaning for htm
which he eloquently expressed.
L. M. Strains gavo a good responno
for tho "Mothers and Daughters of
Major Ennls and Captain Merry, lo
cal representatives, respectively, of tho
United States Army and Navy, deliver
ed most thoughtful addresses.
Hon, A, V, Gear mado ono of tho
best speeches of tho evening. It was
based on the symbolism of tho flag and
California's great plaeo In the Union.
excellent speeches wero dcllvored by
G, V. n. King, representing tho Gov
ernor, Geo. D. Gear, Col. J. W. Jones
nnd Walter G. Smith, odltor of tho Ad
vertiser, Tho merry meeting broko up after
Ileforo tho company sat down and
for somo time thereafter tho band of
tho Second Infantry, from tho transport
I.ognn, jilnynl most admirably. Tho
Hawaiian Quintet Club played and
sang during tho feast.
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SECOND MEETING IN
BRILL SHED YESTERDAY
Permanent Officers of Convention
Chosen Committee on Per
manent Organization Hands
The delegate! of, the fourth Dla-I
trlct met In Co. ll's room at the drill i
alicil )esterday ottemoon according to
the decision reached at the meeting
held there Friday afternoon. After tae the year, and n moro and more stu
reading of the minutes of the previous , ,tnts try to find places In tho hnlli
meeting and roll call F. . Hoogs, at
chairman of tho commltteo on perma
nent organization, presented tho follow
1. That the temporary officers of till
District Committee be made the per
2. That the chairman appoint en
executive commltteo of seven mem
bers one from each precinct.
3. That a permanent vice, president
and treasurer be elected. -
4. That an auditing committee,
composed of three members of thoyoari ago. The freshman class Is 41
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IHU VIlUirHlUU, M1UV MM UIIIS IIHIBl uu
npproved by at least two members of
C. That district headquarters bo no
cured for this committee.
C. All purchases miule and expenses
Incurred must bo through tho chirr
man of this District Committee.
Tho report, as read, was unanimous-
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I .1n..n.t Sf It ttnMnaiin mna nlifil.
en vlco president and Henry Wuter-
It was voted that the officers of the
convention bo mado cx-nfllclo mcmbeis
of tho Executive Commltteo.
W. R. Fnrrlngton Introduced the fol
Resolved, That tho delegates of tho
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tho Executive Committee In calling tho
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Territorial Convention to meet ut Hllo.
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Introduced tho resolution because he
had heard some talk of the reconsider
ation of the proposition to go to Hllo,
Mr. Hoogs stated It as his opinion that
such a resolution was not necessaiy.
Ho mado the charge against the com
mittee that tho proposition was carried
through by only four members. In
llila tin vena nnrrnplml 111' Mr f?mtilif
and It was then stated, that not a Tote j
against Hllo was recorded at the meet
ing of the committee.
Mr. Gear stated that no reasons whv
the convention should not be held In
Hllo had been advanced. Mr. Illchurds
of Hllo, one of the members of the
committee, was In favor of having tho
convention there. Mr. Ilaldwln of Maul
had said nothing ngalnst It. The com
mittee had rendered its decision nnd
would stand by It. Mr. Cooke mado the
statement that Maul nnd Kauul wore
against Hllo. Mr. Gear replied that. In
a letter to Mr. George Smith receive J
by tho Klnau Saturday, Mr. Baldwin
had said nothing ngulnst Hllo.
After more discussion, Mr. Hoogs
moved to lay the resolution on the ta
ble. Mr. Farrlngton amended his reso
lution to rend, "This convention en
dorses the action of the Executive
Committee regarding th eplaco of hold
ing tho territorial convention." Mr.
Andicws moed to amend by adding
tho words, "whatever such action muy
be." This was lost and the original
motion was carried.
Mr. Cooke moved that tho meeting
adjourn to Tucsdny, September 11, at 4
o'clock to uwolt tho permanent settle
ment of the Hllo question. Curried.
2ND DISTRICT FOR PARKER
In tho District Convention, Second
Representative District,' Tenltory
Resolved, That tho twelve delegates
this duy elected to attend tho Republi
can Territorial Convention called as of
the 20th and 21st duys of September,
1900, bo Instructed and are hereby In
structed that Samuel Parker Is the
choice of this convention for Dclegata
to Congress both for tho long and
short terms and that said delegates
shall use their best efforts to secure
the nomination of said Samuel I'ark.'r
and be It further
Resolved, That tho president and sec-
retary of the District Committee, sign
and promulgate tho foregoing.
H. L. HOI.STEIN,
President District Committee.
HARRY T. MIM.S,
Secretary District Commltteo.
Great sale of boots and shoes at 5
cents on tho dollar nt L. I). Kerr &
Co.'s shoe house, corner of Fort an
Hotel streets. f
REGISTRATION ROLLS FOR THE
NOVHMI1ER ELECTIONS ARE OPEN.
STANDS SECOND ONLY
TO HARVARD UNIVERSITY
Wonderful Progress of California's
State University In Last Two
Ilerkeley, Aug. HI. Tho attendance
nt the University of California haa no-v
far outgrown the expectations of the
college authorltlea nt the opening of
tho overcrowding of the Institution be
comes moro apparent each day. Th"
total figures are almost made up. but
applicants continue to come in. The
total number of students In the whole
university this )enr, according to
'resident Wheeler's estimate, will be
more than 3000, placing It In ndvanc
In point of numbers, of all the great
Eastern college with the exception of
The University has mado a great leap
In advance of Its standing point of two
per larger than the one that entered in
IMS. Tho attendance in tho upper
classes shows en Increase of IS per
cent over last jear. The total num
ber of new students entering during the
present month Is 704. Of these CO are
gradnnto students, leaving 539 regal irs
and 110 specials In the freshman class.
The number of regular freshmen a year
ngo was 371. Tho total attendance In
the colleges nt Ilerkeley last year wan
19S. This year It will be nt least 2300.
Adding the students In th eprnfesslonnl
departments the wholo number In the
University will reach 3U00. Tho figures
for th cprofesslounl schools are uncer
tain, as work does not commence In
them until next week, but the estimates
Circuit Court Items.
Orders hnvo been tiled, signed b
Judge Humphreys, nppolntlng Wllllan
O. Hmllli administrator of tho vstate of
I.ouls.i J. Illndt, nnd Ira Kskew ui".
mlnlstrator of tho estate of Donald (1
Campbell alias James Osborne.
Wm. O. Irwin by his attorney, Wm,
O. Smith, has given notice of uppral
from the asscsssment for benefits made
by tho commissioners on tho ox ten
" ,of M1l,lllanl B'rcct from Qllcen lo
Henry Federhen petitions to be paid
his one-half of J3I1.C9 In the hands of
the Clerk of Judiciary, ho having come
NulHunce on the Htreetx.
A Japanese dray driver wan arrested
by Captain Fox this morning on one
of tho principal streets of the town.
Ho wns on his way from Kowulo to tho
Hoard of Health scows and had on hU
dray, tour metal containers full of
material that really belonged In the
odorless excavators. Tho stench was
something sickening. Captain Fox al
lowed tho Japanese to dump his load
Into tho scows nnd then took him to
the pollco station.
Rev. 8. L. Dctthu Hurt.
Ilov, Stephen I. Desha Intended re
turning to Hllo In the Klnau today but,
unfortunately, he met with an accident
last night which prevented his carrying
out his plans. While riding along on
horseback outside tho Reform School
his liorau stumbled and threw Mr,
Desha off. Ills right foot became on
tangled In the stirrup nnd tho result is
n badly hurt ankle which Is very much
Mr. A. P. Gomes nnd Miss Koala
d'Amaral wero united In mnrrlago on
Saturday evening, Sept. 8, 1900, at 0:30
p. m. at the Catholic Cathedral. Tho
best man was M. P. Gomes and brides
maid was Miss Julia Enos. A recep
tion was given nt the homo of thu
bride's father and u most enjoyablo
evening was spent.
Police Court Notes.
In tho Police Court this forenoon the
following cases were disposed of: Lo
pes and Wnlola, larceny In tho second
degree, committed for trial to tho next
term of the Circuit Court; Ah Sung,
assault and battory on Langficld, ?
and costs; Geo, Durke, leaving a horeo
untied In tho Btrcot, $5 and costs.
IVIiiunn. Loo'h Good Work.
Tho Mauna Loa left Honolulu on hir
last trip, a full day Into and sho took u
very largo cargo for various ports on
Maul and Hawaii. Notwithstanding;
theso facts, sho discharged every lilt
of her cargo, took on 9C00 bags of su
gar and arrived back In port on time.
Full lino of above goods nrohown la
Iwakaml Hat Manufacturing Depart
IN HONOLULU C0NVLNTI0N
WILL NOW BE HELD
Date Set for Sept. 24th and 25th
Chairman Smith Casts Deciding
The Republican Territorial conten
tion v. Ill lie held It) Honolulu. Mondiy
and Tuesday. Kept. 21 nnd 25. This Is
flnal, ami Instructions to this enVrt
were sent out to delegates of the other
Islands by the Klnau this noon.
The decision was reached after mti.'h
laborious discussion pro and con and
finally made unanimous,
The Executive Committee met at !
o'clock this morning In the Chamber i
of Commerce rooms. Chairman 0. W
Hmlthvnnd members John Hughci.
Kiioch Johnson, Clarence Crabbe and
A. V. dear present. 8. T. Mills of Ko
nn appeared before tho committee an.l
In behalf of tho Kona delegates urged
that the contention be held In Hon
lulu. The discussion was then curried
on to considerable length. A vote was
finally taken which resulted In a tie,
Crabbe and Clear voting for Illlo und
Johnson and Hughes voting for Hono
lulu, Chairman Oeorge V. timltli east
the deciding vote In favor of Honolulu.
On motion of Crabbe aeconiled by Hear
the vote wns mado unanimous.
A resolution was then pafcred unani
mously rerommendltig thut the mxt
convention bo held In Illlo, nnd that
this be urged upon the Incoming Ter
ritorial committee. Thus the much
v.jxed question bus been settled. Illlo
loses this year's convention but Hi
dlsapiKitntment Is assuaged by the
promise that two years hence It will
get the prize.
Yankee St. Paul
Won Ocean Race
Now York, Aug. 31. Tho American
line steamer St. Paul, Captain Jam'
son, arrived here today from South
ampton and Cherbourg after a quick
passage of six clays, seven hours a ill
six minutes. This time Is the best mad')
by tho St. I'aul between this port nnd
Cherbourg nnd bents tho best time of
the big Meet of ocean greyhounds ply
ing between Cherbourg und this port,
with tho ono exception of the present
record holder the Kaiser Wllhclm tier
Grosse, whose time Is live days, seven
teen hours and thirty-seven minutes..
After the St. Paul renched her dci'k
tonight the passengers told of the
great race the liner made with tho Cu
narder Campania. They said the lr
terest In tho race was so great that
nearly all tho passengers remained
awake Tuesday night and until dawn
Friday morning. On Thursday even
lug before nightfall the Campania wns
then ahead of tho St. Paul by about
four miles. A race was Inevitable. The
St. Paul made a burst of speed and
steadily forged ahead. The nerves of
every passenger and of tho crew wee
keyed to the straining point. The In
terest In the race continued while the
vessels wero In sight of ono unother.
but before dawn tho St. I'aul vvas Jo
far ahead that the Campania could not
be seen. Tho St. Paul was nt her dock
when tho Campania anchored at quar
antine for tho night.
TIioiiiuh Square Concert.
Tho band will play the follow lug se
lections at u concert In Thomas Square
this evening, beginning at 7:30 o'clock:
Overture Road to Glory KHng
Finale Carmen Hlzet
Grand Selection The Lombardlnns
Four Waltz Songs (by request)
(n) When Roses Illoom Again,
Miss J. Kclllaa.
(b) Sweet Hunch of Daisies,
(d) I Lovo Somebody,
Mrs. N. Alapal.
Medley In Sunny Tennessee ....
Gavotte Dawn of Lovo Tobant
Waltz Iris riucaloul
March Tho Man Ilchlnd tho Qun
Tho Star Spangled Uanner.
A Kona Nightingale.
Cnpt. Thompson of tho W. O. Ha'.l,
who has been off on n vacation with
his wife and family, returned in tho
Manna Loa this morning. Whllo In
Kona, ho beenmo so Infatuated wltl thu
charms of ono of the long cared Kona
nightingales that ho biought It to Ho
nolulu with htm and now tho long enr
ed animal Is to become a household
THE WATERMAN IDEAL FOUN
TAIN PEN. All sizes, nil shapes. II
LAYSAN ISLAND AFFAIR
IN THE POLICE C0UR1
Japanese Laborer On Stand Greater
Part of Day Story Practically
Same as Already
Captain J Spencer appeared In the
Police Court this morning on the
charge of murder lu the first degtce In
connection with reont t roubl between
the Japanese and white men on laiy
san Island. The prosecution was con
ducted by High Hherlrr llrown Attor
neys Kinney and Chllllngworth appear
ed for the defendant. Among thojc
present at the examination were Ja-
panese Consul. Mlkl Salto, I'aul Isen-
berg, Attorney General Dole, Dr. Aver
dam. Dr. Katsunumu, Alex, lscnhcrrf
The first witness on the stand wns
ono of the four Japanese who first
mounted tho platform, Just previous to
tho shooting. He stated thut four nr
five of the laborers were told to mount
the platform and treat with the whit.'
men In regard to rlc-o and wate. Tneio
was some talk on the part of th" wlnl
men about defending themselves and
he with the others said they were
not looking for n tight. Immediately
lifter this, the firing began.
This Is totally different from th
story told by the white; turn wno claim
that Captain Spencer warned the Jap
anese that the first man who mounted
tho platform would bo shot down. The
remainder of the story of the witness
vvas substantially the same ns that al
ready VKcounted In the llulletlr Tne
Japanese was on the stand all forenoon
nnd Is still on this nfternoon. The
examination will probably take ono nr
GREETING OF THE ALLIES
London, Aug. 29. A Sun cable from
London says: Accounts from Peking
describe tho wild enthusiasm whl-'i
marked the meeting between tho be
sieged foreigners and their reliever3.
Tho men nnd women cheered and
shook hands with the officers, soldlerj,
camp followers In fact, with anybody
who accompanied the allies. Tho food
supply had not failed, though the peo
ple In the legations had to ent hor-o-flesh.
The Tsung I.t Ynmen promised
to supply them with food, hut only sent
n few melons. When asked for fresh
meat, the Chinese officials replied th tt
n state of war existed and It was there
fore Impossible to grant the request.
Tho Chinese pushed their attacks
fiendishly. Placards were posted
throughout the city declaring that tlit
foreigners must bo exterminated In fl
dnjs. It vvas only tho cowardice of the
Chinese, who feared to meet the for
eigners In a hand-to-hand fight, which
piovented their success. The body of
Ilaron von Ketteler, tho German Min
ister, was found In a native coffin un
der a heap of sand close to the spot
where ho was murdered, showing that
the Tsung I.I Yumen's story that It
had been carefully deposited In n house
Tho consensus of opinion Is that the
Impel lal city should be razed and tho
palace destroyed. The Chinese arc
likely to Interpret the forbearance of
the allies as weakness.
Mauna Lou'm Report.
The Mauna Urn came In from Maul
and Hawaii ports this moinlng. Pur
ser Tuft reports as follows: Wo left
1254 bags of sugar at Punuluu unci 1U20
at Honuapo; also G'il at Honuapo mill.
Fine weather all tho trip. No ruin nt
Kau. Haiti every afternoon at Koin
Tho Nocau expected to leavu llama-
kua at 4 p. ra. Monday, September 10
Sho leaves G000 bags at II. S. Co. anl
2500 at P. S. M, Good weather and no
rnln, Tho Upolu left Knllua Sundnr
morning for Kawalhao with Republi
can electioneers. Tho Ecllpso was at
Kallun loading lumber for ono of tho
other Kona ports. Tho schooner Jej
elo Minor has discharged hor cargo of
lumber at Kallun and will leave for
tho Sound Tuesday morning, Septem-
ICE CREAM SODA.
With puro fruit pulps, served Just a
little, above zero, at Ilcnson, Smith &
A complete now stock of gents
shirts, collars and cuffs at L. D. Kerr's,
VuiViViYiV uiiVi i'rV C U TO
; MAGIC ' headaches
E HEADACHES before
I WAFERS broakfast.
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'Walluku Convention Yes-
TO EIGHTEEN DELEGATES
Were 35 Present at Convention
Names of Delegates From Various '
The delegates to the District Conven
tion of the Third District (Maul aul
Molokat) met In Walluku esterday.
Thcro were 35 present. Several mem
bers who wero unable to get to the con
vention, had their proxies on hand.
A. N .Kepoikai took tho chair as
temporary chairman and the following
officers were then nominated and elect
ed: President 11. P. llaldwln.
Vice President Judgo Knh.iulello.
Secretary A. N. Kepoikai.
Tiensuier W. J. laiwrle.
Auditor W. O. Aiken.
These officers constitute tho Execu
The folowlng delegates to the Ter
ritorial Convention were then nominat
ed nnd elected:
liana i:, M. llununa, J. Hanuna and
Humakuapoko and Makawao II. P.
llHldvvlu, W. O. Aiken, Chas. Dickey,
P. N. Kahokuluna, John Kaluna and J.
Walluku A. N. Kepolknl, W. J. I.ow
rle and George lions.
Molokat D. 11. Kahaulcllo, Judgo
McCnun and R. C. Senrle.
Molokal I). II. Kehaulello, Judgo
Mahoo and J. K. Kahlnu.
Ilefore adjournment the convention
endorsed Samuel Parker unanlmomly
as tne itepuimcan Delegate to wnsu
tngton and Instructed tho delegates to
tho Territorial Convention to vote
along those, lines.
Trouble at Orphcum.
A number of soldiers from the trans
port I.ognn went to tho Orpheum in a
somewhat hilarious mood last night
and stnrted u disturbance by making
fun of the colored performance. This
beeamo so noticeable after awhile that
ono of tho performers made a "Joke''
that was not considered a Joke. Tho
soldiers wero on their feet nt once und,
for n while, things were lively. Tho
soldiers were finally escorted outside.
One of the number made a pass at
Manager Cohen and was straightway
knocked down for his pains.
To Welcome Mrs. Gultck.
Tho ladles of the Japanese, church
will give n tea party at tho homo ot
Rev. T. Okumura, Kukul street, at 7:30
o'clock this evening by way of welcom
ing home Mrs. O, II. Gullck who re
cently returned from New York. Mrs.
Gullck has consented to speak.
The registration of voters In Hunol l
lu has passed tho 21U0 mark.
ROUGH AND READY
IN CALF AND KID
IN ALL SIZES--:
Blacks & Tans.