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EVENINO BULLETIN, HONOLULU. T. II., FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 1906.
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C. O. noCKUS, Business Manager of
tho Bulletin Publishing Company. Lira
He!, being flrst duly sworn, on oath
deposes and says: That tho following
Is a truo and correct statement of cir
culation for the week ending March
23rd. 1906, or the Dally and Weekly
Editions of tho Evening Dullctln:
Circulation of Evening Bulletin.
Saturday, Mar. 17 t 2418
Monday, Mar. 19 2172
Tuesday, Mar. 20 2163
Wedn-sday, Mar. 21.
Thursday, Mar. 22.
Friday. Mar. 23
Averagt Dally Circulation 2215
Circulation of Weekly Bulletin.
Tuetday, March 20th, '1906 2365'nbove tho plane of monkeyshlne. Tho
Number of Weeklies delivered, on
the Island of Hawaii alone. ...1053
Combined guaranteed average cir
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By C. O. BOCKUS,
Subscribed and sworn to be
fore mo this 24th day of
(SEAL March, A. D. 1906.
P. It. DURNETTE.
Notary Public. First Judicial Circuit.
FIUDAY MARCH 30, 190C.
IMMIGRATION OR GALLERY PLAY
Responding to Tho Bulletin's query
as to tho sincerity of Secretary'Atkln
aon'3 methods In dealing with Euro
pean Immigration, publication Is made
of tho clipping produced In this paper
from the 8an Francisco Call. The Call
article Is paralleled with a news story
that was published In The Bulletin of
a previous date. Tho assumption Is
made that tho correspondent of the
Call took his article from Tho Bulletin
newr-artlcle. Wo assume that this Is
a statement of fact, as tho correspond
ent la probably responsible for It.
This brings tho wholo matter right
down to tho facta and Incidents which
have cither furnished Increasing evi
dence that tho Secretary of tho Terri
tory In lambasting tho planters was
playing fast and loose with the Gov
ernorship taking precedence over tho
Immigrant or was and hns been won
Tho nrtlclo published as n news
etory In Tho Bulletin was tho dltcct
result of a conversation of tho Secre
tary of the Territory with an acknowl
edged opponent of plantation Interests.
While direct quotations wcro not
- used, the statements theroln contained
wero the reflection of tho definite Im
pression conveyed by tho talk of the
Territorial Secretary. There was no
qucttlon of tho Secretary's attltudo
tint '..at occasion.
Furthermore, thero can bo no quo
tlon that the Secretary In bis remarks
to & Bulletin representative gavo the
Impiesslon that ho was well pleated
with the general atmosphere of tho ar
ticle published by Tho Bulletin.
Ytt within twelve hours after, tho
Secretary of tho Territory repudiated
through tho columns of another paper.
certain of the ursertlons for which h s
words furnished tho basis.
Not only this. When the rdltnrlil
comment of Tho Bulletin did not lol
low along the same linen as tho news
story, the Secretary delivered hlmscl
of expressions unprintable but (
tho effect that the Bul
letin is sucking at plantors' pup. '
Such changes of front may represent
a policy that will bring European Im
migrants to tho Territory, If thoy do,
then The Bulletin confesses that It has
misunderstood the real purpose of the
Secretary They are, nevertheless,
matters of fact.
It Is all very well to cry out that
Tho Bulletin Is Btrlvlng to discredit tha
Territorial Administration, but the rec
ord of events points moro strongly to
tho Territorial Administration discred
Whether the Becrctary Intends It or
tiot wo assume that ho doesn't ho
is creating the Impression that the
only definite Immigration policy Is to
bo all things to all men. Meanwhllo
tho European Immigrants aro just as
, many miles from Hawaii as they over
were. The only result Is bluster at
tho planters one day, variation or re
pudiation of the bluster (he next
If the people have erred In assuming
that all this Is a play to tho gallery for
tho supposed purpose, of feeding per
gonal ambition, the error is entirely
human, No competent policy of state
Is over one thing today and directly
opposite tho next, according to real or
euproscd views of tho Individuals en-
countered. Slnco the kaleidoscopic
changes aro not In keeping with a com
petent policy of state, the apparent ex
planation turns naturally In the dlrec-
tlon of personal nsplratlona or folly j
Thcro Is no necessity for damning
tho planters In public nnd a fow dafi
then alter allowing It to bo understood
lu private that only a little damn was
meant That will not bring European
Immigrants nor solve tho vital labor
and social problems of this Territory.
Either tho planters arc acting In
pood faith or they arc not. ,
From all The Dullctln can observe,
they have not only acted In good faith
thus far but have backed their faith
with coin that has been expended by
tho Secretary of the Territory. If, In
deed, they are not doing what Is right,
there Is a fair- straightforward way of
dating their error. This has not been
done, but directly the reverse.
The Uullctln does not believe thcro
Is n plantation Interest In tho Islands
that docs not prefer a homesteaded la
borer to the transitory Indhldual liable
at any tlhio to tnkc up his bed and
walk. This paper does not believe any
good-sized number of Intelligent peo
ple will hold that an agricultural clasj
of white citizen-labor can be built up
In tha Territory except through the co
operation of the sugar plantations.
Assuming that this is tho situation,
what has the head of tho Territorial
Board of Immigration done lo get the
Immigrants, beyond twisting tho tall
of tho sugar-plnntntlon lion nnd then
sit still and declare that the beast must
come to 1II& policy.
Wlint Is HIS policy? The unexpect
ed Illness of tho Oovernor prevented
the trip of the Chairman of the Hoard
of Immigration to tho Azores. Ho wn
about to sail. What sudden change
has com'1 over tho condition of n fin Irs
when, after returning to tho Territory,
It Is apparently discovered thnt every
thing Is all wrong and must bo done
nve' again In order to saunro with the
Chairman s "policy 7
If the swnshbitckllng attltudo assum
ed by the Acting floernor is not to
curry favor with the alleged Ideas of
the President, then It doesn't rlso
question then arises whether tho I'rcsl
dent fully understands conditions or is
being "educated with a purpose
urgarmess or wnat nas ucen aono
or hasn't, tho straightforward method
Is the only proper, prompt and effect
lvu means of landing European Immi
grants In Han all, and that method has
not been adopted.
Until this Is the characteristic of the
Immigration policy, Inspired nrtlcles,
whether published In tha news-columns
of Tho Bulletin or grasped with avid
ity by certain foreign correspondents,
can make only one impression on the
community. Citizens of average Intel
ligence can understand tho difference
between buncombe and business like
policies, and tho wonder of It all Is
that there should bo so much time
wnstcd In shifting from pillar to post,
saying one thing to ono man and on-
othci to the next, when thcro aro bo
many earnest men,, nnd honorable In
tererts ready to back the clear-cut pol
icy that requires no quibbling over
whether It belongs to tho planters oi
ls the result of the Secrotnry of the
Territory's alleged whlpplug-lnto-llne
If there is any doubt of the plan (o
create the Impression that the Secre
tary Is "winding-up" tho sugar-plant
or, the following dispatch, published
by the Chronicle of March 7 furnishes
whatever deficiency might exist In the
can item. Hawaii knows that pro
vloun to tho meeting at which Secre
tary Atkinson exploded with bombast
against tho plantors, the one-acre
home-sti-nd clnuse had already been
Honolulu, March 6. 8everal
leading plantations have agreed to
mcot the terms Insisted upon by
Secretary Atkinson for tho Impor
tntlon of European Bottlers, In
cluding an allowance of at least an
aero homestead for each family. It
Is believed that enough plantors
havo accepted Secretnry Atkin
son's terms to Insuro a heavy Im
migration of Portugueso or other
Europeans. A commlttco l work
ing on n revision of tho plnnters'
oners and terms to meet tho de
mands of Secretary Atkinson.
Hawaii needs Immigrants. It can
get Governors any day.
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8EASON'8 8TOCK TO MAKE
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NOW ARRIVING. HENCE THESE
Lot 1. Cheeked Zlbellne, mixed
coloraj former price 60c....l2!iJ
Lot 2. Plain and Figured Chal
lies, Tricot, Alpacas, Scotch
Flannels and Melrose, former
price 75c and $1 5d
Lot 3. Plain and Colored Stripe
Serge, former price 60c and
75c :... -10d
Lot 4. Skirtings of Fancy Mo.
hair, Cashmeres, Dengallnes,
Venetians, 811k and Wool
Crepe, Scotch Plaids, former
price 75e to $1 fiOd
Lot S. Silk 8trlpo Scotch Flan
nel, Bedford Cord, French
Flannel, Flowered Challles
and Striped Tricot, former
price 76c and 85c HOd
Lot 6. Double Width Melrose,
Serge and Fancy Mohair, for
mer price 85c and $1 QO r
Lot 7. Fancy Oedford Cord
Walstlnga and Satin Stripe
Challles, former price $1 . ...Q5d
Lot 8. Extra Width Dluo and
Gray Suitings, former price
11.50 75, 4 si
Lot 9. Dlack Silk and Wool Cre
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Wear Her Out
The drudgery of house work seems never
ending to tired-out, dispirited women who
female complaints or Irregularities. In
ulceration cause fearful bearing -
Vegetable Compound Cures
CLOSED CHE-FA BANKS
iielure tlia inquisition caused such 4
(Continued from Paae 1.) tlr. have been indicted. As It Is gen-
At the beginning of our Inquiry theio ernlty understood that the four big
werj four banks running full blunt, hanks clottd until the Ornnd Jury hul
each Inning two diawlngs dally, und leported. lu order to determine Juot
the winning word for each of these ht their position was. It will be In
bunks fr each drawing was being al- tcrcstlng to notice whether, they will
most puhllily announced. Tickets lur '- Mart In hiulness again or will r-
this lottery weio brine iiuiehnsed In-
both sexm of practically all nationali
ties, and the amount of money staUnd
rnqh day must tune renched thousands
of dollars. This Is shown liv tlin fnet
mat mo ojteuis ncucis deposited nt
only one ot several designated places,
for one ilruwlnjr. represented an
nmount exceeding $S00. Agents ol
.... . . .
mi'at- uuuu wcrt lucumi in un puri&i
of tho city, and in many Instances
openly solicited residents to purchase
"These hank ore no longer doing
lillulmtas on ffii n, U'h sin nsnArfnlii i.tiil
It Is tn h linnn.l Ihnv will r.mnln
closed, for they lire a serlofis mcuaco
lo the moral and financial welfaio of
the community. As the efforts of the
Grand Jury In getting at the root of
the gambling evil havo resulted In tho
cessation of theso games nnd tho clos
ing of the cha fa banks, It Is tow up lo
the proper authorities to bo alert In
their duties, us by so dolng'the gamb
ling games and cho fa banks can be
kept forever closed.
"Operating as a Ornnd Jury It wan
exticmely difficult to obtain sufficient
cvldenco to Indict In cho fa cases, due
to tho cessation ot the games upon our
institution or tho investigation, but wu
firmly believe thnt constant Isllanco i'
and vigorous prosecution on tho partlfS
of tho pio.oer authorities will result ln'yj
the desired end being attained, The r
amounts played In theso banks reach ly
such vast proportions that tho arand H
Jury feels that this community should X
be Informed nnd become aware of thalft
menace which this evil presents, In V
order that It in future insist upon tho y
Etamplng out of these nefarious Instl-lll
tutlons, Wo believo this can bo nccom-IX
Pllshed by the means nuovo suggested. 'Yi
and by the Infliction of tho maximum
penalty provided by law In cases whero
conviction may bo obtained.
"In this connection wo also desire to
report that valuable assistance would
have been rendered this Grand Jury
had tho Supreme Court, after Its deci
sion In the case of Y. Ah Nln, amend
ed Its rule governing the proceedings
of Grand Juried, bo that an oath ot sec
recy might lawfully be administered
by tho Grand Jury to witnesses appear
ing before It. Without such an oath It
Is often Impossible to accomplish thi
object Intended by the Inquiry or In
vestigation and tho work ot the Grand
Jury Is unnecessarily hampered and
"In conclusion we desire to expiesi
our appreciation of the able assituanct
r.nd cooperation rendered by thn Attor-
it ey General and his efficient staff dur
ing the course of our Investigations."
The eight Indictments placed on the 'ft
ecrot Ala ore not thought to contaiutX
(my charges against gamblers. As a I
'tnnltan rt ra.l la ! nnn tn eiu 1
matter of fact It la safe to say that nonu'
down pains which
Where Others Fail
')f tho big ihe.fn men, whose prcsenc
JOHNSON SHOWED ANGER
(Continued from Page 1.)
would bo mil ovldonco In this regard,
and that cross-examination of Mrs.
i Whurton on the point would bo uiincc
Johnson sleep at your ulaco
on th.o night of Jan, 2?'' (tho night
preceding tho clay of tho murder)-ask-cd
' "" ' "
'Alter ho left the house on Jan. 2
. J.0hnB0n "nS 0' nt 8UPPer.'
Win. r ton. "We sleep In different parts
of tho house and I cannot say If he
slept at homo or not. I Judged from
tho looks of the bed clothes on Wed
nesday morning, that he had slept
there. I went thero after breakfast,
which wo had at about 8 o'clock. I
did not hear him como Into his room
during tho nlghL"
Harrison further tried to obtain
some Information regarding tho defen
dant's habits, whether ho stayed homo
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at nights, what meals ho had at tho
linilHf ntr. I
Mrs. Wharlori answered that John- Tho Seamcn'g Institute cordially In
son had his breakfast and supper nt;vIto tho men from tho crulscTs and
tho bouse, but otherwise she could not nil other vessels in port to an Im
tcll about his habits, as she was a busy promptu entertainment tq be held In
woman nnd had bad no tlmo to ob-tho Castle & Cooko hall, corner of
serve them. ...,,... , , Uetliel nnd King streets, tomorrow,
"What I know Is this," she ld,' Saturday, evening nt 8 o'clock. Sup
"sometimes when he goes to work I ner will lm norvi.
have to wait for him with his mcali.
im ouuuu uu Buimruiutm tuiuu uumu
late, about 9 o'clock, and 'In such
caHCfc I did not wait Biipper for him,
nsj I had told him that thero would al
wayn be something prepared for htm
In tho snfe.
in it. ou unu ""'"" 4i.ii.nvu or mo enlargement of tlie medical dc
IiIh cross-examination and I'rosse bo- partment of the army occupied tho
gan his re-dlrect, his first question bo- major portion of the time of tho Sen
Ing what Mrs. Whnrton had meant by ate today. The question arose In con-"dlrty-
when sho had said that John ncctlon with tho consideration of a
son's clothes were dirty. I bill for tho displacement of contrnct
"When I saw him at 12 o'clock there surgeons by physicians who shall bo
wait a certain amount of dust about given tho rank of army officers and for
his knees. It was not, however like the reorganization of tho medical corps,
lluullrt on his sleeves. Theso wcro Halo criticised the bill as an entering:
stains which .had worked 'Into tho wedgo for nn Increase of the army nml
cloth. I did not notlco any stains as a part of a general plan ot the gen
abont the front of his trousers. I era! staff, which ho charged with a
could not tell if tho dirt on his, hands purposa to increase the army's Import
was the result of blood-stains or not. once. The Senator said the general
I noticed they were dirty. staff was disposed to encourage an In-
"The conversations I had with John- aslon of China. Carter and Galllnger
son were n English. I hud never per- spoke In 'somewhat tho same vein,
mltted Johnson to tako the children whllo the bill was defended by Warren,
away from the premises, and he had Blackburn and other Senators,
never done so. Ho did not present tho Speaking of the general staff, Halo
children with any candles after I had said: ,
tho trouble with him on Christmas' ""All these bills have their root there.
Uay, and ho did not play with them I find that this staff, dealing with an
before on the day ho played with tho nrmy of 60,000 men. Is disporting Itself
children at the swing. I could not ns tho general staffs In Kurope do,
tell you how long ho played with them whereas In Germany, for Instance, thero
on thnt day. It wis at 9 o'clock that Is an army of 700.000 or 800,000 men.
I sent, 'Simeon down to tho, slope to While the plans pursued aro proper
play with, the children, and when 1 there, where each country Is surround
went later on to seo where the chll- ed by powerful neighbors, It Is not
dren were. I saw Simeon with John- proper hero whero there Is n6 danger. '
son nt tho swing. I doW know how Hale said that the general staff had
long ho had been playing with him prepared plans for the Invasion of
then. The only difference I saw In Chlnn by nn American array, but ho
Johnson's demeanor was that during ndded that ho did not mean to go Into
ihn Phrtntmiii u-oxlt lm ill ft not havo the subject. Ho added:
as much to say to me ns ho generally
U. S. Weather Bureau,
Temperatures (1 a. m., C8j 8 a. iu.,
70; 10 a. m 72; noon, 73; mornlne
Barometer, 8 a, in.. 30.0S; absolute
humidity, 8 a. m., 5.187 grains por
cubic foot; realtlve humidity, 8 n. m
CS percent; dew point. 8 a. m., 68,
winu-r-u n, in., velocity 10, direction
U; 8 n, in., velocity It, direction H.;
10 n. m;, velocity 12, direction .; noun,
velocity 19, dlrcctoln E.
Rainfall during 24 hours ended 8 a
Total wind movement during 2i
hours ended at noon. 305 miles.
ALEX. McC. ASHLEY,
Section Director. U. S. Weather Bu
The houso of a native boyond tho
Rodlck residence In Nuuanu valley
burned today. The house had been
built only flvo months. The house
with Its contents were destroyed.
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