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Vol. IX. No. 604.
HONOLULU.TBRBITORY dfttHAWAII, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 1900.
Price 5 Cents. ' V
FOR aw J
Hawaiian Relief Society
Holds an $8,000
List of Officers Elected To-day-Help
Given Plague Sufferers-Grand
, Survival of Cholera
The annual meeting of the Hawaiian
Relief Society was held at the homo of
the president, Mrs. S. C. Allen, this
morning. Officers for the ensuing year
were elected as follows:
Mrs. S. C. Allen .president.
Mrs. James Campbell and Mrs. Rob
ert Lewcrs, vice presidents.
Mrs. Abraham Fernandez, treasurer.
Mrs. J. F. Howler, secretay.
Mrs. E. S. Cunha; Mrs. Geo. W. Deck
ley, Miss Agnes Mclntyre, Mrs. Jos,
Kawnhl and Miss Peabody, directors.
Standing committees woro also ap
pointed. Tho treasurer's report showed a
handsome balance of more than 18000
Although n large amount of relief
was given In the plague time tho first
of this year, yet citizens on that occa
sion subscribed liberally to the funds
of tho society.
Twenty Indigent families are at pres
ent receiving constant relief from the
This organization had Its origin In
' tho Hawaiian ladles' relief commltteo
nt the cholera visitation In 1895, when
nn Incalculable amount of relief wa
afforded to Hawaiian families whoe
stnff of life was broken by the scourge.
Permanent organization was effected
the following year under the present
name. How admirably tho ladles have
managed the means placed In their
hands by thM charitable community Is
proved "hy tho financial strength the
society now exhibits.
? Rcportera Ask Questions.
'At tho coroner's Inquest In tho case
of tho Punchbowl poison cases yostor
day afternoon, Deputy Sheriff Chllllng
worth allowed members of the press
present to suggest questions. Several
of these were written out and handed
to tho Coroner. This having been
finished, tho reporters were allowed iO
suggest the names of witnesses not al
ready .called, which they might havo
Interviewed In connecl'Ion with the
" cases. The Bulletin reporter was the
only man able to give n name.
W. W. Thayer, Lawyer.
W. W. Thayer who for some months
past has been connected with the Ad
vertiser staff, has left the newspaper
business and opened a law office. Mr.
Thayer Is a young man of pleasing
address and enters the circle of lawyers
ntter having made many friends In the
city. His legal education has been
thorough. His recommendations for
admission to the bar nro of tho best.
Mr. Thayer's office Is with tho Kaplo
lanl Estate on Kaahumanu street.
Tho steamer Kllauea Hoi; will or
rive durlnfg tho day with Paauhau su
gar and Kawalhal cattle. Tho II. S.
Co. have 630 bags of sugar loft on
hand and have stopped grinding. The
IwalanI reports fine weather along jhb
coast with light northerly swells but'
no winds. She left tho Islands at 3:45
yesterday and arrived at 11:50 this
For Rent, H
A 5 Room Modern Residence
and Barn, Etc., well located
Rental 840.00 per month,
Also a large 6 Room Modern
with Barn, Servant's House,
McCLELLAN, POND & CO.,
Tel. Main CD. Judd Bulldlug.
RYCROFT'S NEW DNTEBPRI84L
TtqbWt Rycfott,' who returned from
the Mainland last'Week, Is'golntf'rlght
ahead with his soda water manufac
tory 'Work.wllf'begln Monday on' the
foundations of a building in Sheridan
street. It will be of concrete and de
signed especially, for the purposes of
Mr. riycroft's new enterprise. While
away ho placed orders tor the mo3t
modern plant that could be obtained
for' the manufacture of aerated waters
and ginger ale. The principal part of
the apparatus Is of American make, a
few small devices coming from Eng
William Wolff, the comedian who
was In Honolulu with tho Southwell
Opera Company will be a passenger ln
the Aorangl. He goes to Australia tci
accept a good position.
Shirtwaists, splendid cut and latest
styles from 50 cents to 11.00 at L. D.
Kerr's big sale.
MR. AND MRS. C.T. WILDER
RECE1YE WELCOME HOME
Parents of Mr. Wilder Give a Grand
Entertainment at Davenport Place
Acquisition to Honolulu Socie
ty Pleasing Impression.
Davenport Place, the homo of Mr.
and Mrs. W. C. Wilder, was tho scene
of a great social event last bight. II
was In fact the home wedding of the
son, Mr. Charles T. Wilder, Consul
General of Hawaii for the Pacific
Coast during the greater part of tho
Provisional Government and all of tho
Republic's existence. After, the office
became extinct at tho Inauguration of
the TerrUory of Hawaii, Mr. Wilder
made a more Important change In hU
career by becoming annexed to the
state of matrimony. Ho went to Now
York. City and .therein the 10th of
July, married Miss Grace Durr, daugh
ter of 1 Mr. Amos Burr, general passen
gcr agent of tho New York Central
Railway for the Pacific Slope. His
hosts of friends hero, dating from child
hood's days, were not to be deprived,
however, of the pleasure of "dancing r.t
his wedding." The proverbial hospi
tality of his parents and family for
bade such a deprivation.
For tho reception In honor of tho re
cently arrived young couple the spa
cious demesne of Davenport I'luco was
ablaze with colored lanterns, making
tho driveways and paths lanes of light.
Similar Illumination In graceful de
signs, together with wind screens of
flags, adorned the mansion. Doorways
in tho Interior were curtained with
flags, and floral decorations of taste
ful selection and disposal were In every
Quests wero ushered In by the
brothers of tho bridegroom Gardner
K. Wilder, W. C. Wilder Jr., Harry
Wilder and Col. J. W. Jones. They
were received by the host and hostcs,
assisted by Mrs. Mary Gunn, In the
parlor and passed on to present con
gratulations to the happy couple. The
bride made a delightful Impression, be
ing of bright and beautiful features and
graceful form, he Bhe icsponded to the
greeting with a winning smile that
blended amiably and sincerity, Sho
was most becomingly atlred In mousse
lino re sole.
Never has a more animated throng of
Honolulu socleyt been seen than
crowded the drawing and refreshment
ronios, Iannis and verandas. Light re
freshments were carried about In the
company all through tho evening ani
everybody was directed to well spread
refection tables besides. Tho Hawaiian
quintet club played on tho verandas.
Dancing began early and unconstrained
Mention must not be omitted of the
smoking rooms provided by tho Wil
der boys for the male wallflowers aud
grass widowers In a cottage at the roar.
It was voted all right, and gave oppor
tunity for an enjoyablo conversazione,
wherein tales of adventuro on land and
sea were related, while the affairs of
tho United States and Hawaii, Jointly
and severally, for the next two yeais
were forecast In different horoscopes
each claiming Infallibility.
Tho pacer Ruby M, 2:11, is ono of O10
election trophies J, C. Cohen brought
with him In the Zealandla. Mr. Cohen
has made his wlfo a present of the
$1000 beauty obtained by taking up it
four to one wager on the election of
Cotton cballey 6 cents a yard; shirt
ings, twenty yards 11.00; new styles In
ginghams 14 yards, .$1.00. Liberty silks
15 yards, $1.00, L. IJ. Kerr & Co. Queen
The latest styles in shirts and ties
are to be found at Iwaknml's, Hotel
street. Tel. 3381 White.
Is What; Latest Evidence
WOMAN SW OLD MAN
DRINK FROM A BOTTLE.
Drank a Little Herself and was Very
Ill-Was With Silva
From the testimony given by Mrs.
Gertrude De Aronelles, a Portuguese
woman, at the coroner's Inquest yester
day afternoon, It would seem that the
Dulletln's surmise that Silva died of
the same poison as Joaquin Cabral, Joe
Silva and Augustine Rodrlgucs, al
though the Iloard of Health doctor
came to the conclusion that death had
been caused by a long standing dis
ease. Mrs. Aronelles testified that sho had
been In Sllva's house two days pre
vious to his death. During her stay In
the room with htm, Silva took a gin
bottle and poured out a quantity of the
contents In to a glass. He explained
that the liquor was something of his
own! manufacture and she was about to
drain the glass when he took It from ber
with the words, "You have not the
check to drink before me, your host,'
and drank the liquor himself, saying
that he did this to prove that It was not
poison. Mrs. De Aronelles drank af
terwards. Upon returning home that
night, sho vomited and whs sick. In
this connection, It might be said that
Silva nlso vomited much before his
death and was affected by that blind
ness which the other three Portuguese
complained, of previous to death.
Mrs. De Aronelles stated further that
she had seen Rodrlgues, Cabral and the
other Silva drinking excessively of the
contents of the bottles while tho old
gardener was lying dead and that,
when Police Officer Silva was about to
.take a long drink, she told him of the
effect It had had upon her and ho de
sisted. Dr. Shorey was again put on the
stand and various questions asked him
by Deputy Sheriff Chllllngwortii.
Among the most Important was the
"Would It not be possible that the
old man mixed his alcohol and sugar
and put It Into a bottle which had for
merly contained hellebore In solution
as an ant poison?"
The answer was:
"No, I do not think It Is possible.
The quantity of hellebore in each bot
tle of this liquid was too great to make
that a possibility."
Tho principal witness of the afte--noon
was Xavler, the man who was
with tho old gardener at tho time of
bis death. He stated that on tho day
before his death, Silva was blind but
during tho night, he was able to sen
tho lights. He wanted to call a physi
cian but Silva would not allow him to
When asked why he had not told t till
when the Deputy Sheriff and othcra
wero making an Investigation, Xavler
replied that he did not know. Ho had
been offered some of the liquor by Sil
va but ho did not touch a drop. Xu
vler was very sharply questioned and
ho remembered a great many Import
ant things ho had not thought of be
fore. Antone Joaquin testified to having
drunk somo of the liquor. J. Oaspa,
M. J, Farla, M. J. Slmos, Antono Cas
tro, Antone Plemento and Virginias
Medeiros were the other witnesses.
II. C. Pfluger of 'tho Holllster Drug
Co., said that hellebore was kept in
his place of business but that the'o
were very few calls for It.
At 5 o'clock tho Jury adjourned to
meet again at 2 p. m. today.
Dole 8oy No.
Governor Dole has refused to allu.r
the band to play at the bazaar of the
ladles of the Methodist church at Haa
lelea lawn tonight but the concert at
tho hotel will amount to nlmost the
same thing. In fact, It will be much
pleasantcr, for the full force of tin
brass Instruments will not be heard on
Governor Dole has also refused the
band to play at the football game on
tho Punahou grounds Saturday after
noon. A. C. Mlzner, brother of Mrs. C. D.
ChnBe, has been engaged to renovate
tho pictures In tho Capitol,
THE WATERMAN IDEAL FOUN
TAIN PEN. All sizes, all shapes. H,
' HAWAII IOOI CALENDAR.
"Aloha from .Hawaii" Is the title of a
beautiful calendar Just put onthe mar-'
ket by the Hawaiian News Company.'
This calendar Is distinctly Hawaiian
the sketches having been prepared by
Mrs. H. M. Kelley and the poetical sen
timents from the pen of Miss Anna M.
Paris. The cover Is a typical Hawa
iian scene1 with the grass hut, palms
and bananas artistically grouped. Ohelo
berries, lenna blossoms, lllma lei, n
portrait of the late Princess Kaiulanl
and a sketch of the Walanao range fur
nish the' Illustration for the different
pages. These are all printed In colors
"after paintings by Miss Kelley.
Blft Football Game.
All former members of Iolanl College
are asketfito be present at a meeting to
be held at the head master's house on
the college grounds at 7:30 o'clock
Tuesday evening, November 17. The
purpose of the meeting Is to form a
football club under association rulej.
OF FIREMAN'S FUND CO.
'HAS SOMETHING TO SAX
Was Here Twenty-FiVRears Ago
tame In Mary JJeUe Ro
;u berts Knew Old
t Kamaainas '
M. J,' Dutton, president of tho Fire-
man's Fund Insuranco Co., was oue of
tho passengers from San Francisco In
the Zealandla Saturday night. Ho
comes Aere In connection with the bnsi-
ness of "his company and not especially These communications were read at
to look Into the flro claims as his been ' tno Governor's council this morning
reported. Inni stand for executive consideration
Mr. Dutton was seen by n Bulletin i wlll u'o cemetery proposals of the Ho
reporter this morning and, In nnswer 10 j"olllIl Hapld Transit & Land Coin
questions, responded pleasantly as fol-l,au
lows: The Governor announced that W. H.
"Our company haB paid all claims ofTe" bavlug been unable to accept tin
flres during the recent plague epidemic ollIco ot District Magistrate of Koloa,
which were not under the control ot Kauai, ou account of his wlfo's Illness,
the Are department. I, ot course, retcr' h ,a(1 appointed Mr. Kekou to the po
to tho Chinatown Are of January 20,'Blllon- Th,s ' concurred in by the
1900, which got beyond the control of meeting,
the fire department. Of course, there' A petition with 70 signatures was re-
are claims, such ns the Boardtnflnl
claim, which I am Inquiring Into, but
It Is my opinion that tho government
should pay those claims. They set flro
to the homes of a great many unfor-
tunates and still the money Is not
forthcoming. These poor people could
not help the fact that plague existed in
Mr. Dutton was here in IS4G. In re
gard to this trip, he had the following
"Your city has certainly changed. I
am, ot course, very much gratified at
the strides ahead you have taken bat
I must say that It is very pathetic to
compare, what I saw here twenty-five
years ago with what you have now.
As I walked up toward the hotel the
other day, I looked for the old McGrc.v
homo and, when I saw Instead, a great
big hole In the ground, I felt almost
like throwing a brick nt the man who
was In charge ot tho blasting machine.
"I camo here In the bark Mary Belle
Roberts which afterwards became the
Kalakaua and a great many ot the
men I met then such as Chief Justice
Judd, Judge Wldemann, Judge Bicker-
ton and othets havo passed Into tho
"I remember very well picking tama
rinds oft the trees In tho Hawaiian ho
tel grounds on tho occasion of my
first visit to Honolulu. I couldn't do
On Thanksgiving night there will be
a luau to Robert Wilcox at the homolment Association, answer of gcneial
ot Jas. K. Kaulla, one of the Indepen
dent leaders, at his homo In Kapala
mi. Robert Wilcox will leave for San
Francisco In tho Rio do Janeiro, Ball
lug on the 30th Inst .
The big torchlight procession ot the
Independents has been set for Novem
ber 28. After the proccsslon.there will
be a big mass meeting inthe ruins it
REAL ESTATE BOOMING.
Tho real estate men nro happy. Dur
ing the past week, there have bcr.
more sales of land and more Inquiries
after various properties than during
thp two months' previous. While thcro
have been no particularly big sales,
there have been a great many small
ones and this Is Interpreted as being a
general Interest of a great many people
In real estato In nnd about this city.
The real estato men attribute this bopii
to the good news received bythe Zeal
andla of the election ot McKlnley,
Love's Young Dream Dwentloff.
Vy you admires dot man so, Rachel?
Daughter Ho pouglit dose glothes
ml t our storo and he pecomes dem so
beautifully, New York Weekly.
Three Corporations Now
After Diamond Head
TWO PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
TO BE PROCLAIMED
Wailuku Refused Third SaloonMr
Kekoa Gets District Judgeship
Ala Moana Opening
Competition In the graveyard busi
ness has become a living question.
W. H. Pain, manager of the Hawa
iian Tramways Company, has tender
ed an application to )he Government
to have the proposed cemetery site nt
Wnmond Head jut up at public nuc
Jlon, If his company gets the property
fnvlll run an electric railway out there
from its present terminus at Walklkl.
F. J. Ucrry, president of tho Hawa
iian Cemetery Association, prefers a
similar request, declaring the readiness
of that corporation to bid for the prop
erty. Mr. Berry has also served a pro
test 'with Governor Dole against al
lowing the land to be conveyed at lejs
! ,,ian Its' present actual value, which he
represents would be encouraging un
fair competition with his company's
cemetery at Pearl City,
celved from Wailuku asking for tho
organization of a volunteer military
, company there.
O. L. Meyer has applied to Treasurer
Lansing for a retail liquor license at
Wailuku, with tho backing of a neil
tlon from somo citizens. Sheriff Bald
win, however, had objected that the
two existing saloons wero sufficient for
that town, and the council advised de
nial of the application.
Superintendent McCandless submitt
ed a map showing Sorcnson & Lyle's
buildings in the way of opening Ala
f Moana, tho beach road. That firm was
wllllug to accept certain propositions
for tho removal of the buildings.
Wednesday, 28th Inst., being Hawa
iian Independence Day, nnd Thursday,
2'Jth, American Thanksgiving Day,
were both directed to be proclaimed as
Up till noon recess today argument
was still proceeding on tho alimony
question in the Miner divorce case be
fore Judge Humphreys.
In the suit of E. O. Hall & Son, Ltd.,
vb. H. A. Iseuberg and others doing
business under tho firm name of tho
Palawal Valley and Upland Develop
denial Is made by Kinney, Ballon &
McClanahau for J. F. Bowler, C. B.
Wood, V. R. Day, C. P. Grlmwood, A.
Barnes, Ixswls & Co., J. 8. .Walker, T.
II. Humphreys, George Herbert, J, II.
Schnack, F. L. Dortch and W. W.
Ahana, a few of tho defendants.
To tho bill for dissolution of co
partnership of W, V. C. Hasson vb. W.
II. Pain and otheis doing business un
der the same, "Palawal" firm name as
In tho foregoing matter, the defendants
above-named enter a demurrer wherein
Jurisdiction is questioned among other
James A. Low petitions to be ap
pointed administrator ot the estato uf
his dead cousin, David W. Low, valued
at 1000. The heirs are father, mother,
two brothers and a sister living at
Kansas City, Mo. Tho hearing Is set
for Monday, December 31.
The divorce, case ot Annlo Herbest
vs. August Herbst having been dis
continued, Judgo Humphreys has stop
ped tho operation of all Injunctions In
the case and ordered tho remittance to
Mrs. Herbst of all moneys she deposit
ed In court except so much ns will
cover actual costs, those, being under
stood ns only payment ror revenue
lu tho suit of Emma M. Nakulna vc.
Fanny Strauch and Paoaokalanl, the
former flies a demurrer had the latter
a disclaimer ot all Interest In the
property, both by their attorney, I.
Emll C. Peters, a practitioner In
California slfice April, 1899, has been
admitted to the bar of this Territory.
Live Stock Matter.
It will be six months or moro before
anyllve stock can be Imported from for
eign countries. This has been a snag
that stockmen have run up against ro
cently. According to tho law, six
months' notlco must be given at tho
Treasury Department In Washington
before any live stock can be Imported.
Tho stock that has been coming In re
cently has been allowed because of or
ders sent to various places previous to
the change of affairs here.
Three native boys posted as truants,
were arrested today by truant officers.
They were found along the waterr front
Indulging in a game of "seven-eleven."
WILL HOLD A DEIFICATION
MEETING IN TEMPLE SUNDAY
Procession From Palama Elaborate
Program Arranged for Services
in Temple, Fort Lane
The Japanese'Buddhtsts will bold
a deification ceremony at their tem
ple, Fort lane, at 10 o'efock Sunday
morning. A procession will march
from tho Japanese hotel in Palama,
Just opposite the British Consulate, In
time to nrrlve at tho temple at the tlmo
mentioned. Tho line of march will be
along King, Beretanla, River and Vine
In the procession will bo tho mem
bers of the church, both men and wo
men, priests, members of tho' Young
Men's Buddhist Association and others
believing In Buddha.
Tho foUowlng'prognim has been ar
ranged by the committee In charge:
Buddhist hymn by Young Buddhists.
Opening address by Head Priest.
Address by a representative of the
priest of tho church.
Address by Miss Harbert and several
Address by members ot tho chapel.
Addresses by members ot the Young
Men's Buddhist Club.
Address by members of Buddhist
temples on (he other Islands.
Song by the congregation.
Other numbers will bo added to this
All tho people In tho procession will
be dressed uniformly In black. Rev.
II. Matsumoto will be in command.
Should the weather be stormy, tho pro
cession will bo omitted.
Thero was a full attendance ot the
Master Builders In the office ot John
Oudcrklrk, King street, yesterday af
ternoon. The principal business was
tho discussion and final adoption of
tho constitution and by-laws of tho or
ganization. The members of tho so
ciety are not yet ready to havo thcto
Another meeting will bo held In the
nlllces of Beardsleo & Page Monday,
A bay horso has been lost. See Lost
column on page 8.
FOR MUDDY STREETS.
The Doctor's Advice '
Is to keep your feet dry and
This Is what OUR HEAVY
BOX CALF IN TAN
BOX CALF IN BLACK
o will do o
$4.50 Pep Pair.
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