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Vol. XI. No.y22l7.
HONOLULU, TERHITOKY OF HAWAII, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 0. 1902
Prior 5 Cents.
Attempt Wade'This Morn
ing To Burn a
DISCOVERY MADE IN
TIME fO SAVE PLACE
TWO FIRES IN 8IMILAR PLACES
THOUGHT TO BE SOMEWHAT
SUSPICIOUS POLICE ARE
ON THE ALERT.
There seems to Lc an Impression
among people in Chinatown thnt theie
is a gang of Incendiaries abroad, thti'
opinion having been gained from tho
lire In the vicinity of theJuurtlon of
King and Ucretanln streets on Mon-
day morning early audi .mother well
deflned case which took place at about
3:30 o'clock this morning down In tho '
direction of Fauahl and River streets,
There were certain peculiar features
about the tire Monday morning which
would Indicate Incendiarism but these
were not clear enough to enable u
positive assertion to that effect.
As to the fire this morning, there Is
no question whatever. Someone start-1
ed It and laid plans which showed that
business was meant.
People living In the vicinity of tho
Ulver Mill Co. were awakened this
morning nt about the time mentioned
b- the scurrying of many feet out In
the street. Sleepy voices calcd out for
Information and someone shouted:
"Wo nre after thieves."
As a matter of fact, tho people were
bound over In tho direction of a de-
tacld building situated off tho upper
enu or, inc mm wncre ogoou sizca nreworK win come nucrwarus,
was In progress. The alarm had been
given by a Chinaman and the manager
of the mill and others were soon on tho
spot. Duckets were secured and, In a
few minutes, tho flames were, under
control. No alarm was sent in,
When the Are was out, tho manager
of the mill and others secured lanterns
and made an examination. Under tho
houso was found a lot, of cotton which
had been soaked wlm gasoline, the
container near by showing that In tho
neighborhood of a dollar's worth of
this bud been used by the person or
peisons doing the dastardly Job.
The whole thing had been well plan
ned and bad it not been for tho acci
dental discovery by the Chinaman ro-
ferred to, a most destructive fire would
soon have been In progress and many
lives might have been lost, since the
vicinity of the work of the incendiaries
Is very thickly populated. Tho hour of
the morning when everyone Is asleep
.was chosen by tho plotters, showing
that they did not desire any of their
plans to miscarry.
It might be mentioned In passim;
that the fire of Monday morning was In Rulers aro talking that they do not
the vicinity of a lumber yard and mill mean to give one Inch In the matter of
and that the one of this morning wai control of tho Senate. They want to
in the vicinity of another mill. In get In every man they can and assurn
each Instance, the flro started a short themselves of a two-thirds vote,
distance uway from the mills but would I In tho matter of the candidates for
certainly have spread to theso had tho House of Representatives, It Is dlf
tome quick work in each Instance not fercnt. Tho Home Rulers seem will
been Indulged In. There Is a posslblll- ing that all parties shall be represented
ty of a clue being found In this fact. I but they inskt on one point and that
It was also apparent In the fire of 8 that every man they assist shall be
this morning that tho Job was not done pledged to county and municipal gov
by a poor man for kindling wood and ernment at as early a date as possible,
kerosene are the usual materials used Among tho names mention for tho
by such. On the other hnnd, tho ma-
teilnls were gasoline and cotton.
J. P. Cooke received by wireless tel
, egraph the following on delegatei
elected to the Territorial convention:
Hllo, Aug. 0. The following wero
elected delegates to tho Territorial con
vention fiom the First District, Ha
John Holland, P. Peck, W. T. Guard,
Attorney McKlnnoy, George W. Paty,
W. C. Cook, J. D. Oliver, W. O, Walker,
A. Lldgate, L. E. Schelburg, Charles
The Second District delegates are:
H. I- Holsteln, Pula, Maydwell, J. D.
Paris, Nahall, Llgaro, Watpullanl,
It Is now known that some of Men
delssohn's "Songs Without Words
wero composed by hie sister, Fanny
Mendelssohn. She published them un
der her brother's name because It was
considered dlacrcdltabltor a woman
to compose music. The historical fact
suggests ono posBlblo explanation of
the scarcity of women composers.
Fine Job Printing at the Bulletin office.
SIX FOR A QUARTER AND BETTER THAN MANILA'S
CUBAN 5c OIQAR
L. F. STERNEMANN, Fort Street, opposite Club Stables
NATIVES WANT .PRINCE
FOR SEAf INSENATE
EDGAR CAYPLESS WILL SURELY
BE ON TICKET FOR UPPER
HOU8E WILCOX TO 8EE
The Home Rule party Is not saying
very much Just now but from what ran
bo learned through the hard worker
of the party, some very hard blows are
being put In nnd confidence of success
In the fall seems to reign supreme
among the leaders.
The dflrst real hard work of the pres
ent campaign was the trip of Delegate
Wilcox nnd his faithful follow eis to
Kauai and on top of this comes the
work that Is now being put In right
here lit tho city. There is an absence
of the big meetings that were such A
feature two years ago at this time.
Quieter methods are being pursued.
It might not be suspected that tho
Home Rule party Is fully organized In
the matter of district committees ami
precinct clubs but such Is a fact. Moet-
Ings have been held from time to
time of late and now the party Is moie
fully organized than it ccr has been.
' There aro competent captains In jeach
' precinct nnd the rolls of the party aro
'going tho rounds very quickly and so
tho report comes, very satisfactorily,
The executive committee Is to meet
tomorrow for the purposo of making
further plans for tho fight At that
time, various questions will be brought
I up and settled and men will be sent to
the various Islands to acqualm
people under tne Home Rule banner
of the dictates of the central body.
In this connection it might be stated
that Delegate Wilcox intends to bo
present In the city at the time of the
tslt of tho Senato Commission. Ho
will very probably do ajlttlo work on
Maul previous to the arrival of tho dls-
( tlngulshcd visitors but the bulk of his
The Home Rulers of this Island havo
practically decided on Edgar Cayplcss
os ono or the candidates lor the sen
ate on account of the work he has donu
for tho party both at home and In
Washington, The native papers espous
Ing .the cause of the Home Rulers are
strong In their praises of Mr. Caypless
and In the event of his running, they
predict that he will pqll a jery largo
Kamalle, another active Homo Rule
worker, Is also named as a candidate!
for senator. This man (s an old fisher
man who has for many years been
prolmnent In politics and who Is al
ways posted on matters political.
Prince Jonah Knlanlanaolo, the lead
er of the Hul Kuokoa, has also been
named and If he consents to run, the
Home Rule party will support him.
This comes as a postlve statement from
one of the Home Rule leaders and It
is undoubtedly the result of a state
ment made by tho Prlnco to a number
of friends the other night that ho
would not run for Congress.
It Is plain from tho way tho Home
houso are Mossman, Paele, Makalnal
and QUI but they do not insist on .these.
Deputy Sheriff CharleB F. Chilling-
worth has .had all manner of trouble
Ml WIN! ID i
on his hands since the Uulletln ap-1 the cabin boy's chest, trying to get tho the same tlmo I saw the boy raising
peared yesterday aftcrnoou with tho knlfo from the boy. Jean Moro wan his hands (they were handcuffed to
artlelo on tho excursion to Maul con-then trying to pull tho captain f lcar of gether) to strlko her, but was stopped
talned In Its columns. Young men H cabin boy. by Mr. Meyer."
havo been flocking to hlw over slncct 1 took hold of tho captain at once Kerrlu Jcnn ond I.011U "ourbon
each with $13 In his hai!u to bo booked nnd helped lifting him up on the door- (watch below at tho time) At about
among those bound for tho races In 111c step. Tho captain was by all appear- fl;30 a. m heard tho captain's volco In
lto Au Hou on Monday next. In sov-
oral Instances, tho applicants would
not taKo no tor an answer ami Bimpiy,'"" "". i"" "' " " " ii
left their money on tho table.
Mr. Chllllngworth Is In a quandary,
for tho Inter-Island Company will not
allow any more than tbirty-flvo cabin
passengers aboard the Ko Au Hou, and
this number has not only been com
pleted, but there are more than twen
ty more who .want ,to go.'
An efiort will be made by Mj. Chll
llngworth this ntternoon to get a larg
er steam?r than the Ke Au Hou In or
der that all tho boys may bo accom
modated. The weekly edition ot the Evening
Uulletln gives a completo summary of
the news ot the day.
SAILORS OF FRED J. WOOD
Yesterday at about 2 o'clock In tho
afternoon the four-mantled .schooner
Fred J, Wood was sighted off Diamond
Head. The Wood was bound from
Portland for China with a load of lum
ber and her arrival at this port was a
surprise. The vessel anchored outside
the harbor flying signals of distress
and Dr. Holt of the U. S. M. II. ser
vim went out to her.
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nnd to the cars of tho shore pcoplo on captain grappling with tho boy, bleed- Jacobsen, round on his forehead, on
board told an awful tale of how tho 'B from a wound In tho forehead. 'o right side, n cut made by a knlfo
captain of the vessel, J. J. Jacobsen, Tll05' wa "t llint t,mo ln th ,loor ''o- or somt' otllcr 8l"lrn Instrument ot
had been foully murdered by tho Ja- tw'ecn the galley and tho donkey loom, tkat Kind. Starting from tho nose, fol
panesc cabin boy during tho voyage. crawled thiough the scuttle to assist lowing tho check bono around tho eyo
When these fads bccaiuo known the captain. They wore grappling (not damaging the eye) nnd downward,
ashoie. Deputy Sheriff Ohas. Chilling- then. Iloth fell down, tho boy having '- rut going to tho bono nnd about
worth 'was dispatched by tho High tho knife In the captain's groin. I tried four Inches In length. On his head sev
Sheriff to go on board tho vessel, take to get tho knife away from the hoy nnd ?"! bruises nnd his left elbow bruised,
charge of the prisoners nnd Investigate had my hands cut In tho attempt. 'l,ho In "Is right groin a knife tut cMcnd
the case. The deputy shcrlrt Immedl- second mate enmo shortly afterwards. Ing In and. upward. Thu cut being on
atcly left In a launch, taking with him When the-matc camo I helped lifting the outside about four Inches in
Chester Doyle, Harry Flint nnd ctis- the captain's body up on tho doorstop length.
toms olllccr Haven. Ho boarded lli to the donkeyroom. Tho mnto then Our opinion Is tho cut In the groin
vessel Bhortly before S o'clock and pro did give mo n topmal nnd told me to caused Instant death. Tho bruises on
ceeded to do bis work. t watch the boy and not on any condl- his head nnd on his lert arm mused by
On the deck load ot lumber fastened' tlon let him get up. When I crawled the lall. On examining the captains
to a log chain running from tho mlzzcii through the scuttlo, tho cook was In clothes, wu found the peak of tho cap
mast to u piece of timber lay tho of- tllo ladder from tho donkey room to cut from the right side about three
fender, the cabin boy Tnuhara. His he deck. CLAUDE MORE. Inches. In his punts on the right Bide
hands were hnndcutled behind his back. Second Mate's Statement Watch on about on tho middle or the pocket oi
Ills clothes were still smeared with tli deck at the time. At 0:30 a. m., tlm pants a cut. On the drawers on the
blood of the dead captain. 'captain came on deck. I was working same placu two cuts close together.
The story of tho murder is briefly as between tho mlzzen nnd spanker mast and all the clothes full of blood. In
follows, the details being brought out repairing a sail, the captain Bpoketo'the galley we found blood marks, on
fully In tho statements made In th me, saying: "Take out all the cloth 'the floor, on the nench and on a box
vessel's log book which follow: wherever you seo Is wanted." He west 'standing alongside the door from the
Tnnbarn, tho Japanoso cabin boy, forward. I did not take any notice. 'galley to tho deck. In tho donkey
was shipped in Portland, which port where he went to. Rut at the same room tho cover of tho donkey rrom tho
tbo Vessel left with a load or lumber' time I hml a nun wnrlilnir aft clean-'ilnnr nr tlm .Innl.nv riu.m in tlm .talr
for China. He and tho cook, Oto, noon
became vorychummy and tho cabin
boy soon showed himself to bo a very
bad character. On the 30th or Jfly.
tho captain went Into tho donkey room
which adjoins tho gulley, wbcro 'inn-
bara was. This was tbo last seen of
him alive, for a few minutes later th
sailors found him dead from woundi
Inflicted by a' knlfo 'wielded by tho
The men on board Immediately tried
to do what tbey could for the captain,
but he was dead, and their efforts weto
a a . , T n,,,ru"?r ; . " .v."
:r .r" ,.: r,n .clt;' .":.:
, mv M.,uo mi ...v ...I.I. .w .u ...A.
mate, II. Meyer, not Interfered.
The mnto on this occasion Bhowcd
himself to be n man of nerve, and had
his wits about him. Ho organized 1
regular court and entered tho stAto-
ments of tho witnesses to tht tragedy
In the log book. Theso statements.
which glvo the facts of tho case ln a
most completo manner, arc as folUws:
July 30. 1902. At 6:30 a. m., Capt.
Jacobsen was killed by tho cabin boy,
J. Tanbara, by a stab In tho right groin
nnd cut In tho forehead. I, tho mate,
then took charge of the vessel nnd sot
the course for Honolulu. Position at
that time by dead reckoning tho day
before, Lat. 34.07 N. Long. 167.lt! W.
At about G:3u h. m, I, tho mate, was
called by the cook, Oto, saying thnt told me to get tho pot I had oil In bi
tho cabin boy had stabbed tho captain, fore. I went to tho donkey room to
I ran up on deck at onco, where I met And the pot, nnd when I camo to the
Louis Samuel shouting, ".Mate, Mate, donkey room, I heard n volco hollowing
cabin boy stabbed captain!" I rnn for- for help. I looked downland saw tho
ward at once, following Samuel. When captain lying bleeding and nlso saw
I came to the mainmast I beard tho More there. I ran aft at once to call
second mate's voice from the donkey the mate, and both of us got back to
room Bhouttng for help. I ran down gether. 1 arterwards helped get (ho
there at once, Tho captain was then captain's body up on tho deck load,
lying on the doorstep to tho donkey LOUIS SAMUEL,,
room with ono hand holding onto the D. Fertuno's statement, which fol
cabin boy's shoulder and thu other lows, Is only of small Importance, as
hand holding onto tho cabin boyV left ho only arrived on tho scene of tho
hand. (murder when all was over. Jean
The cabin boy was lying partly un- DackV statement has also small direct
dcrneath the captain Inside, of the don-
key room with a big carving knife In
tho captain's groin. Tho second mnto
was lying with his knees on tho top of
once dead by that tlmo. Tho second
mate, utter getting tho knlfo out of
the blood that was oozing out from tho
wound. I told one or tho Bailors to
watch the boy and not let hlra get up.
The second mate trowed tbo knlfo
away and helped taking tho captain
on top oftho dJck load. AH tho sailors
were around by that tlmo. When wo
got the captain on top or the deck
load, the blood had stopped running
and tho captain was dead by that tlmo.
We could not do any more for him,
I then got handcuffs and put on tho
boy and took him down in the pumy-
hole and handcuffed him to a chain
uruunu me iiuzzun muni, 1 men ascur-
talned tho position of tho vessel, Jib-
bed the ship, and set tho course for
Afterwards we washed tho body of
the captain. Put alum al over bis
body. Got some alcohol down his
throat. Put somo clean sheets around
htm nnd put him in n box covered -with
canvas outolde. Coal-tarred tho can-
vas and, tho box Insldo; caulked tho
iiu uuiMtiu unu puiiieu inu ni-uum, irjr-
Ing to piesorve tho body until wo ar-
rived 111 Honolulu.
,s I considered tho cook on nocom-
pllco of the boy. I took him out of tho
galley and put 0110 of tho sailors as
OF THE HORRIBLE MURDER
cook, Intending to keep tho cook help
ing on deck daytime and locked up In
n room forward nighttime.
11. MEYER. Mate.
Claude Mores Statement.
Between 6:30 nnd 7 a. m., It was
m'y watch below at that time. I heard
tho catitaln savlnc: "(Jive mo that
kulfe." He repeated that several
times. I opened tho scuttle from thu
forecastle to tho ealloy. I'saw the
Ing the steering gear, Tho n(m walk-
cd up to me saying ho wanted oil I
Immediately went tor tho oil, which Is
kept In the donkey room, the man
walking ahead or me. When we camo
to the donkey room, the man ahead of
me said: "My God!" 1 Jumped right
down, seeing tne cabin boy laying un-
dcrncath tho captain.- Tho first wit-
ness More said to me: "Look at that
knife." I grabbed the knife with my
right hand, nt the samo time speaking
to the captain, but did not get any p)0, of uU)od wncro thu body bn(, bcen
answer. I shouted for help and tho!,j.,nB In ollr oplnlon 10 b'lo0(, ,
5 e . u ' ' ' . lcu me I,
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U,VI 11IU nif 1111(1 IU IMUll lilL' UII1UU. 1
then helped taking tho captain's body
up on tho deck load. 1 threw tho knife
away. It must havo gone overboard. 1
did not bcc what became or It. After
getting tho captain up on the deck
load we tried to get life Into him, but
It was all In vain to do anything lot
him. I then took caro nt the captain's
wife and children, wiillo the mate was
taking care or the body and or the cab-
In boy. Afterwards, I was helping
to wash the body and putting It In
tho coffin. The co ok was lust coming
up tho steps of tho donkey room as I
jumped down. JOHN NELSON.
, Louis Samuel I was cleaning tho
steerlnE uear aft and went to the set-
ond mate and nsked for some oil. Ho
bearing on tho caso. Tho latter part,
however, Is Interesting:
. "I heard tho captain's wife asking
the boy why ho killed tho captain. At
the galley, saying: "Hoy,, boy, glvo mo
that knlfo." Jean Moro crawled
inrougn mo scuine 10 1110 gauey, 1
nnd Kerrln Jean ran through tho tore-
castle door and down to tho donkey
roum. The cnptaln was lying on the
doorstep to all appearances dead,
j LOUIS DOUiinON,
I s. Ofo At fiuO a. m., tho captain
camo rorward to the galley and said:
'Oood'mornlngcook; how nre you this
morning." I replied, "Thank you, I nm
all right." Ho then asked me If I had
a cook book. I told him I had none.
Then ho showed mo how to cook dried
apples and sago pudding. I thanke.)
mm. 1 no cantain went on ueCK. 110
asked ror tho boy, I told him tho boy
wns In his blink. Tho captain turned
back quick. I told tho boy to get up.
Ho got up and met the captain on the
eteps. Tho captain gave the boy a
kick. The hoy went aft and enmo back
in about .seven minutes. The boy told
me the captain told him to clean tho
cabin every morning after coffee Tho
boy was sitting on tho bench., ThecaD-
lain camo uacu atier n Biion wuiio
Tho captuln took tho boy by tho nrm,
Ho EAys: "Como along. Dan." 1 was
at that tlmo standing with my back to'
them. I heard tho captain nay: "My,
My, My," several times. I turned
around and saw the captain grappling
with the boy. I ran aft and called the
mate. 8. OTO.
After these statements had btien ta
ken, the mate picked out a coroner's
Jury from among the members of the
crew. This July, upon welding the
tls'tlmony, brought In the following vor-
Wo, tho undersigned, niter holding
an Inquest on tho body of Captnln J. J.
jxpottcd with blood. On the floor of
the donkey room blood spots from the
door or the donkey room to tho galley,
I to tho door rrom tho donkcv room to
the deck, where thcro was n pool of
blood standing. Tbo doorstep from
tbo donkey room to the deck on the
port side covered with blocd.
The steps from tne deck lead down
to tho donkey room spotted with blood.
there were nlso bloodspots on the
dcckload on tho starbqard stile and a
,on h" BoHcy ""or and on the cover
r y Mood
running from the cut In the forehead
while struggling for the, possession ol
tho knlfo. Tho blood on the doorstip
and alongside the door caused mostly
from tho cut In tho groin. Tho blood
Hpots on the steps nnd on tho deck
load caused whllo cairylng the captain
up on tho deck loaa.
Wo. the undersigned, And the cabin
boy, Tanbara, guilty of tho murder of
(.uptnln J. J. Jacobsen and consider
the cook, "Y. Oto, his accomplice.- II.
MEYER, Mute: JOHN NELSON, Sec
ond Mnte; JOHN HAH. HARRY FOR
TUNE, JEAN FCimiKR, LOUIS
HOUHHON. CLAUDE MORE, LOUIS
Following this on the next page
tames this statement:
"We, the undersigned, raw tho knllo
In the band of the second mate after
taking It out of the captain's body and
have tn that knife several times be
fore. The knlfo being n carving knife
rubout eight inches In length and ono-
hair In width, a little bigger towards
tho end, tho blado being rounded off
and the point turned upwards." H.
.MEYER, Mato; LOUIS SAMUEL.
HARRY FORTUNE. CLAUDE MORE.
Tho prisoners, namely, tho cabin boy
Tanbara and the cook, Oto, together
with the principal witness, Claudu
More, were taken Into custody and aro
at present at tho station house, Tho
deputy sheriff held a preliminary ex
amination on board, questioning tho
wife of the captain who, with her two
voting children, nccompanled her hus
band on the voyage, the mato and sev
eral of tho sailors.
Mrs. Jacobsen stated that on one oc
casion previous to the murder Captain
Jacobsen hud trouble with Tonbara,
who refused to clean tho companion
way and the mntc'R statement that the
Japanese on tho day prior to the mur
der had threatened to kill the second
mate, showed tho cabin boy In the light
of a thoroughly "bad man."
Tho testimony of the sailors was the
same as that previously given.
This morning, U. S, District Attorney
Breckons held a preliminary examina
tion over Claude More, tho principal
witness, and later on boarded tho ves
sel, which by this time had entered tho
harbor and was lying In tho stream,
Ho was accompanied by II. S. Commis
sioner E. S. GUI. Flrtt Mate Meyer
then swore to a warrant for the arrest
As the men on the ves
sel wero busy moving the ship, tho pre
liminary hearing was set by Mr.
Dreckons for 3 o'clock hls afternoon.
Along the waterfront universal
sympathy Is shown for tho dead man
and his wife. Captain Jacobsen was
well known by many In this port, ho
having been here before as master of
II1U .'lilgfilU j, iVIIDB. .1110. JUVUUICU
wiui ner two cnuuren remain on tno
The Wood will probably bo detained
here quite a whllo to allow the author!
ties to proceed with tho trial. She will
when she leaves hero go to China with
her load of lumber, and return from
there to Portland with sulphur,
ABSENT FROM JURY
AND ORDERED ARRESTED
CONVICTION FOR MALICIOUS IN.
JURY ESTATE OF JOHN S.
SMITHIES NEW JUD.
CIARY DEPUTY CLERK.
Kaha was found Kiillty of malicious
Injury by the following Jury before
Judge Gear this morning, Lorrln An
drews prosecuting and 8. F. Chllllng
worth defending: It. Renter, I). Mc-
Mchol. U K. Sheldon. W. 8. Stone. 8.
Mcheiila, W. O. SJ-.vlnton. H. Meek, J.
L. Ilenolt. 8. . Crook, W. R, Foster.
O. S. Williams, II. MeliB.
Hon. Sam Parker did not answer to
the trial Jury roll call this mornlnc
Judge Gear Issued nu attachment to '
bring him Into court.
G. E. Smithies has petitioned for let-
n-ia ui uuimmsirauoii on me esinie or
his late father. John S. Smithies. It Is
Jill peisona Ity va hied at 11200. The
heirs are three daughters and three
snns of the deceased.
Frnnk II. Loucks haa taken the oath
ns deputy clerk ot the Judiciary De
partment before Chief Justice Frcnr.
Mr. Loucks Is appointed master on
Cummlngs accounts In place of J. A.
The next Jury trial is that or Enoch
Johnson Jr.'s appeal from the District
Court, where ho was sentenced to
three mouths' impileonment for as
sault and battery on Kelupalna Spen
cer. For several days past, business
houses of tho city and pcoplo about In
the business section huvo been bother
ed by two women, gypsies from the na
ture of their dress. They have ap
proached ninny people to tell their for
tunes, always Insisting on the small
piece of silver. Encouragement having
been given them on several occasions,
the two women became bolder and yes
terday and today they were doing quite
a business along Fort street.
At about 12 noon, somcor telephon
ed to the police station that the wo
men were proving themselves a great
nuisance and so Special McDultle was
sent out. He went down to Nolte's at
first and then, getting on the track,
walked up Fort until he came to tho
Honolulu Drug Co.'s store. There tho
women were standing near the soda
fountain and were taken Into custody
on tho charge of vagrancy.
Some eight or more of theso pcoplo
nrrlved from Australia In the Sierra
and havo been operating all over tho
city. They arc not very prepossessing
In appearance and certainly are n nui
sance. Tho police will deal with them
on the charge of vagrancy just as they
have been In tbo habit ot doing with
the Porto Rtcans, It being the Idea to
rid the city or their presence.
Upon tho arrival ot the women nt the
police station, ono of them raised such
n racket that Hig Jim Kupllie bad to
rick her up gently and carry her below.
Doctor I found the patient to be suf
fering fiom allusion of tbo cuticle,
tumefaction, eccbymosls nnd extrava
sation of the Integument and cellular
tissue about the left orbit.
Judge You mean he has a black
Doctor Yes, Judge.
S, S, ALAMEDA, AUGUST 13,
Next express steamer to Coast
Express closes 10 a. m. day ot salting.
Wells, Fargo & Go, Express
TEL. MAIN 1S9.
Masonic Temple, with Amariadn
SPECIAL CLEARANCE SALE
and OXFORD TIES
nt their regular price. Regular price of the goods offered ranges from
J4.50 to $6.00. Noto our special prices below:
Ladies' Oxford Ties, Louis Heel
Special at $2,00 and $3,00
Louis Heel Slippers -
Special at $1 50 and $2,00
OXFORD TIES , . ' yV
medium and common sense heels ,f
Special $1,50, $2,00 and $2.50
MANUFACTURERS' SHOE CO., LTD.
I05T PORT STREET
ISJ DfF IT
Lien By Risdon
FIRE CLAIMS COMMISSION
DECISION IS DEFERRED
ATTORNEY REYNOLDS GAINS
MORE TIME ON THE MOTION
FOR CONTINUANCE OF THE
FERRIS MURDER CASE.
Jitdge Gear stated, on opening court
1 hi. r,,,i,, ,.. i.i,..i. i. 1...1
tried to give consideration to the Fire
claims Commission mandamus case
he was unable as yet to render a deci-
.i0n. He hinw,i 1.1 .1.. .n ... ivm..-
C. F. Reynolds addressed the court on
the motion for continuance of the Far
rls murder case. He was not sure It
he quite understood the ruling made
yesterday. He had done all he fairly
could for the defendant, since being
assigned to his defense. Having made
two nlllil.iv Its, ho now relied on tho
order of Judge Humphreys for a com
mission to take testimony In Califor
nia. The matter was submitted on
Judge Gear wrs about to speak,
when Mr. Reynolds suddenly asked to
have the matter continued till Friday
morning, which was done.
P. E. It. Strauch In person has mado
a general denial to the complaint o(
Patrick It. Uurnette.
Execution for $1101.50 In the suit ot
Dlshop & Co. vs. II. L, Evans und K.
Matsumoto has been returned unsatis
fied, no real or personal property ot
either defendant having been found on
which to levy.
Judge Gear mado an order of default
against defendant In the foreclosure
of mechanic's, lien ot the Risdon Iron
Works vs. the Kona Sugar Co., Ltd..
and the First American Savings &
Trust Company of Haw-all, Ltd,
The default is not against tho bank
ing company, which Is trustee for tho
bondholders, that defendant having
made answer of general dental within
duo time. Ity tho order of default tho
Kona Sugar Co. Is debarred from tbo
right to answer.
Cecil Drown for the trustee has rais
ed certain points of law on the order
which will hnve to be decided beforo
tho plaintiff can obtain an order ot sale
or the property.
An order or Judge Gear postpones
the sntc or real estate by Ira Eskew,
administrator ot the estate ot Donald G.
Campbell alias James Osborne, deceas
ed, to the Sth day or September.
TAX APPEAL COURT.
Kaneohe Ranch Co.'s appeal Is be
fore the Tax Appeal Court this after
noon, Some of the assessments have
been settled, and that In dispute Is
(29.000 on a Hotel street lea. I hoi J.
Besides Mr. De Holt as attorney for ap;
pcllant, C. Uolte and J, P. Mendonca
aro present In person. Arthur Wilder
represents Assessor Pratt, who Is also
present In person.
A long-burning oil fount tor switch
and semaphore lamps Is now being put
Into use. It holds oil enough' tor seven
days and nights with one filling, and
the wick needs no attention In the
Willie Pap, what Is the difference
between firmness and obstinacy? '
Father Merely a matter of sex my
son. Chicago News.
Ouly a small line We -have
nearly all sizes If yours Is
here It Is a great chance to
buy ties or slippers much less'
than half their value. Tbey
were made by the best factor
les and are latest styles, but
are odds and ends, and not a
complete line. That won't af
fect you, however, as you want
only one size. All good value