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Vol. XVIII No 3350
HONOLULU. TKUHITOR? OE HAWAII. MONDAY, AP11IL 1(5, 1000
PniOH 5 OLt.nth
Coastwise Shipping Law Is Postponed
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Harrison Has Closed
With Dr. Peterson
Defense Of Johnson
CASE MAY GO TO JURY NEXT WEDNESDAY
Tim defense rests in the Johnson
imirilcr ruse Ml that remains now U
lli prosecution's rebuttal evidence. Mini
t lie ease will bo closed. It In cxpcctcl
to i;ii t the Jury about Wednesday ui
Jiiior i:. 0. White whose Illness pre
vented the trial from proceeding Ins:
I'lld.i), wits .main on deck, Attorney
(leneriil Peters hail, however, gono on
the nick lint with un attack of grippe
Itcpiily Allorney (leneral 1'rosscr con
ducted llie e-uso of the prosecution.
I)r Peterson, the medical Hiiperlnten.
dent of the limine Asvlutn, was tho
He hnil not known that lie could use a
pistol In self defense.
Tho doctor had ulso tried tho defend
ant In arithmetic. He could do Bums
tip to tin oe tens, but three twenties, for
Instance, were lieoud him. Johnson's
physical condition Indlcnted nothing.
Harrison asked how the doctor wouU
compare Johnson's capability of real
ItliiK the difference between right and
wrong with that of n child of tuutteuii.
Dr. Peterson nnswered that he eouln
not make such n eomparlson. He con
sidered that the defendant understood
the difference between right nnd
only wltncM on the stand this fore-1 wiung. The fact that Johnson had
noon. He wax to have then his an- been In the Islands for fourteen year
hwci to the hypothetical question, but
Harrison obtained permission to ques
tion lit in finthei on the evidence re
giirdliig his pvrsoual knowledge) of tho
eiiH' nnd pioceoded (o do so,
and kept out of the toitrts during ull
that period, would show that he under
stood tho rights of other people.
The wltmss said that he would Rlvo
nu lllusrnllun of the defendants pan
Harrison ashed Dr. Peterson what, city of vociibul.iry He had naked
xwro his reasons for thinking that I Johnson what his father's business
Johnson was an Imbecile. was. He auswcicd: "He coal liana-
Dr. 1'iteisoii utiswvicd that Johnson, ilmua."
In his examination had told him that' Johnson's silliness, his foolish laugh
he had Kline to sen at the age of 7! lug at nothing, and the easo with
joins, nnd hud been at tea for about , which ho could bo tnkc.il from one sub.
lueiit) years Still hn had, when ha
was shown a picture of a ship, been
able to tell tho names of tho sails, but
pot of the i ope s. nnd this lu spite of
the fact that he had shipped as nn or
dinal y (seaman.
The prosecution objected to this uvl
deuce as being hearsay nnd It was
Dr. Pctttsuu went on to state Hint
the general appearance of tho defend
ant and his Incapacity to speak Dig
llih hid also Induced him to believe
that tho defendant was an Imbecile Ho
gno mi example of a conversation lit
Irid had with him.
"If a mau with n pistol or nn axe
should attack ou what would jou
ilu" tin- doctor hud asked Johnson,
"I don't know," answered Johnson
"Hut If oii had a pistol?"
' I couldn't get It out quick enough"
"Hut if jou hud It In jour hand?"
"I would run."
"lint If )ou were In a corner nnd
"I suppose he would kill me."
Dr. 1'ctcihon held that this Illustrat
ed the man's low state of Intelligence.
Good Furniture $
Ject to another of an entirely dlffcient
nature, had also been factors to tin
witness'' forming tho opinion that the
defcr-dunt was an Imbecile, He had
little Idea on tho subject of sequence
In time, a feature common with Imbe
ciles. He could spell "cat" and seem.
(Continued on l'age if.)
(Special to Tht tluUrlln)
Wnlluku. Mini, Apr. IX- Hon D II.
Kaliaulello. the lender of the Homo
Killers on Maul, has been In Wnlluku
all of this week, busily engaged In
looking after his polltlcnl iulercstt,
Mid preparing n slate for the coming
campaign. So far it Is reported that
Judge J. W Knlun will bo placed on
the ticket for sheriff, I), II Knhaule
lln, County Atlorney, nnd T. U, Lyons
for the Senate. A cnll has been IssuM
(or a meeting of the party to be held
In Wnlluku on April ICth, nt which
time steps will be takon to place thu
pnrty In good trim for the work of tho
Willi HIS PERFECTED
Ml lo IE
Largest Stock In the City
from which to make selections.
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Tho Monnn Hotel management, with
Its usual forethought, has secured the
band of tho Argentine training ship
I'resldente Sarmlcnto for a concert
that will he given this evening from I
to 9 o'clock. 'I he concert will bo fol
lowed by n delightful Moana Hotel
dance, which will bo graced by the
presence of the officers and ladles of
the transport Hhermnn nnd to which
tho Mcuna's cordial Invitation Is ex
tended and to all ladles and gentlemen
In Hawaii nel.
Marchn Americana: "Iilnwatlia"
Vnls: "l.es Kleiirs" .
"I'n'j do Quatro" ...
I Onpifi' "It Paellnerl1
Vnls: "Splgle d'Oro"
"Old Reliable Furniture House."
1.3 folza del Destllio"..
"Seris Crlollos" Costa
Mnrcha: "La ltetlrnta"
Weekly Bulletin SI per year.
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Stock and Bond Brokers,
Offices: Cor. Fort and Merchant 8tt,
Telephone Exchange No. 4.
To spend money on clothes
of unproven merit Is to tquan
Reliable clothes quality Is not
made by glowing advertise
CONSI3T8 IN QETTINQ THE OEGT CLOTHE8 AT RIQHT PRICES.
SUCH OARMENTS A8
CORRECT CLOTHES FOR MEN
MADE IN NEW YORK.
The prosecution In the Johnson mur
der case this afternoon proceeded with
Its testimony on rebuttal Captain
White of l'oart City was tho witness
called He said that he had known
Johnson far eight yearn nnd had nevei
thought him to be Insane.
Deputy Sheriff Chris Holt of Wnla
tine was called next. He slated that ho
had known tho defendant when ha
worked for his mother In School street,
and later on when he worked for his
sister, Mrs. Kentwell.
"How did he talkT" asked Deputy
Attorney (leneral l'rosscr.
"He was very rational to me."
"Was there anything about his talk
which would lead you to believe that
he was not sane?"
"I think ho was sane, but I don't
think he was right. That is, he was
not educated. From what 1 saw I think
that he was sane, the same as uny oth
er man. I never saw him otherwise
Kent well's for three weeks unci saw
Kentwclls for threo weeks nnd snw
the defendant constantly."
Holt believed that Johnson was sane
because of his observation of him und
the conversations ho had hint with him.
Ho had last spoken wfth Johnson lust
Wednesday in tho court room.
Harrison objected to the admission
of this conversation In evidence, and u
length) argument followed, which end
ed by the objections being sustuincd.
After two weeks' work of construc
tion the beacon light ut Mcdregor's
Landing, on Maul, has bien completed.
Tho work was dono tinder the dlree-
Imontor (llnnca nnd liU Hiigar enno
cutter arc due to arrive from the Coast
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results of tho trial or the machine
which promises to go u long way in
settling labor problems on the planta
tions, as lis purpose' Is to do away with
much labor In the bundling of cane nt
The machlno was tried privately ut
Honolulu plantation some months ugo.
hut was found to need some important
(llnnca took his Invention to the
Const to perfect It. Ho Is it draftsman
wan the Honolulu Iron Works.
Smith Said Frear
Drafted Act 59
Judgo dear stnted this morning that
while) lio was In 1 1 tin ho took advantage-
to Interview Attorney Carl Smith,
who was a member of the Judiciary
Commltleo of tho House of ItcpreHcnt
ntlves, which reported that the Su
promo Court had approted of Art 09
of tho Session Laws of 11105, relating
to misdemeanor prisoners.
Smith told dear that he hud drafted
a lengthy bill, In which hn had taken
up every statute. In which the misde
meanor question occurred. lVear had
told him that that was unnecessary
and hnd drafted the bill, which after
wards passed nnd became Art C9, This
statement would seem to ho very con
tradictory to tho statements niado by
(ho Chief Justice, when Gear raised tho
point in the Supremo Court that tho
Justices wero disqualified In tho HI
gashl case, as they had passed on the
Act In question. Smith's statement i
not In the form of un nfTlrtnvlt.
Surveys to determine, the extent of
the damage clone to tho Archer will be
tnnila this afternoon or tomorrow
Some Day Death
Will Greet You
Ocar . returned from
Rndly crippled from a gate, her
masts broken, tho barkcntlno Archer,
Capt. Lancaster, arrived In port this
morning from San Kranclsco, having
been out twenty-five dnjs today, Thu
gale was extremely scvero for a fow
hourL, and struck the vessel when
she was six days out from San Kuin
cIsco. After the wind died down
heavy rains set In for several hours,
during which time tho wreckage was
cleat ed away. Then the galo began
again and lasted lor several bouts.
ThU Is probably the snmo storm en
countered by the (lerard C. Tobey
when she was compelled to put back
Into San Francisco.
The damage done to tho Archer will
'be repaired as soon as her cargo ot
fertilizer is removed inanimation oi
tho hull of tho vessel will bo niado be
fort sho Is loaded with sugar, to de
termine If she has been strained.
Some time after tho wind struck th
Archer, tho Jib boom was carried away.
Later thu foremast gavn at tho lower
masthead. Tho malntopmast was car
ried uwny and the bowsprit was brnk
en off, leaving only a stump. It wn3
with considerable dlfuctitty that ths
vessel made Its way into this port.
The Archer Is one of the better
known vessels of the sugar fleet, and
has experienced several severo storms,
She has on board 1510 Ions of rortlllzvr
to tho Hawaiian Kcrtllizni
Itulirn fl Tl
ii nlniiBiii-A trln li tliii. nil mil, fiml llSSlgnCll
ill. H. H nirrmiln toni fmn. itll.i in-.Comr any. When towed Into the bar
cording to observing sugar men. S'J
male Japanese and 13 femulo Japanese,
for tho Coast.
Cnlls of official courtesy wero ex
changed today between Hear Admiral
L)on of the Naval Station nnd Captain
,l Diaz of the Argentine training ship
heir this morning she was taken lo the
Hallway wharf for the purposo of ills
posing of her cargo.
During thu storm in which tho Arch
er suffered thero were no Injuries of
a H-rlouu nature) experienced by any ol
the crew, nlthough I'lrst Matn Ilenrj
Peterson hud his hand painfully hurt
QETTING AFTER NEELEY.
Call llureau, l'ost llultdlng. Wash
ington, April 3 Spurred by President
HoosoViVt to tnko Immediate action lu
,-,.,.. n. t"1- i'J ulilr.li elm flnwirtt.
E. Swing In nn opinion (lied with tho , i,,,,,,,',, ',,,, ,n..,t from
City Hoard or hdiicatlon. which was char,M F w Nceley, tho sum which,
read before tho board nt Its session u ,, ni!Sl.rt,.d, Neeley obtulned while
last evening. Swing in his opinion nLt,lK U8 chief of the Ilureuu of IT-
states that there is no stntutory law nilmo ,)f ihp Department of 1'osts und
In this Slato giving teachers tho right fur tti,lch he was Imprisoned, (he Do-
San llc-rnarillno, April S. The school
teachers havo n right to admlnlstet
corporal punishment to truants or un
ruly pupils. So says City Attorney It.
to Inflict corporal punlshmen In any
form, but that under thn common luw
the teacher stands lu tho pinto of the)
purtinint of Jusllio today reappointed
1M ward K Jones special Assistant At
torney (lei.crul of the United States tl
parent, and all tho decisions hold that Jprosi-cutc tho action.
rorpc.iui puiiisiiiiieiii may uu uiuieieci
for violation of a rula when nccessnry.
Kliiei) a Jury disagreed lu tho formof
trial there has been little or no enort
to brim: Nceley Into court. It Is the
Efforts lire being made to enpturo S. I contention of tho Attorney (leneral that
A I). Putcr one or (he men mixed up Nceley must hu deprived or the sunn
In tho Oregon laud fraud cases, und of money he Is aliened to have tnken
now wanted as a witness by (ha dm-.Illegally in Cuba, nnd Mr Itooaovclt is
ernment. Detective Hums, of the dov- tahl to have Interested himself for thu
ernment sen Ice, succeeded In local-'re ison that It was always thu wish or
Ing Putcr in lloston, hut the latter mad" t liu lalu President MrKluley to see res
his escape by tho nhl or n revolver bo- tjtutlon made to (he Pos(ulIlcii Dcpait
(ore lliirnu could laud htm In Jail. I incut.
Will power is nil right If you have
the steam power to back It.
jgsjf Fine Job Printing at the Bul
The CORRECT CLOTHES FOR MEN, MADE !N NEW YORK,
are equal to the to order-tailored garments In everything but the price.
We have proven this to more than a thousand men let us prove It to
The Kash CoM Ltd.
TEL, MAIN 25. COR. FORT jAND HOTEL 8TS.
You are perhaps overlooking the fact
that you won't walk this earth for
ever. Has It ever struck 'ou what
a terrible tangle your affairs might
be left In, were you to answer the
final summons today? Your duty
to those you love Is to be pre
pared to have your house tet
in order. It will be wlte
make your Will at once,
you are in doubt as
ONLY TWO MORE DAYS OF j
L. B. KERR'S
Big Bargain Sale
Until April 11, 1909
WASHINGTON, D. C. April 16. The Houte today patted bills extending
the time of the application to the Philippines of the coastwise thlpplng laws
until April 11, 1909. This postpones the time when trade between Philippine
ports and the Philippines and other American ports wilt he confined to thlps
flying the American flag.
Alcohol Tax Repeal
1$ Passed By House
WASHINGTON, D. C, April 16. The Houte today patted the bill remov
ing the tax from denaturized alcohol. Dy tills bill, If It b-'comte a law, It
will be pottlble for farmers to manufacture alcohol for fuel purposes. The
bill provides that the alcohol mutt contain a polton that will make It Impos
sible for use as a drug.
Corbin Is Named
WASHINGTON, D. C, April
Lieutenant General of the Army.
16. General Corbin was today nominated
$400,000. FOR COLUMBIA RIVER.
WASHINGTON, D. C, April 16 The bill appropriating $100,000. for the
development of the Columbia river patted the Houte today.
REFINED SUGAR ADVANCED.
NEW YORK, N. Y., April
10. Refined tugar wat advanced ten centt a
WILL PROSECUTE LYNCHERS.
8PRINQFIELD, Mo., April 16 The lynchers Implicated In the Saturday
burning will be vigorously protecuted.
CUSTOMS COLLECTOR PROVES A THIEF.
DUFFALO, N. YAp rll 16. F. C. Murray, Cuttoms Collector for this port,
has been Indicted for stealing $38370. from Erie County and receiving a like
amount of stolen goods.
communication with Hid vessel was
bud ut 7 :Ul o'clock thin morning.
The ltwtciu In hound for Samoa with
n crew for the Adams, tho station shlu
nt I'ngo I 'it go. She brings a. wnter
hnrge which will hn left hero and sent
to Huiiiii ut n later date Shu will also
lutvv on board drilling machinery
which will ho used lu prospecting the)
hnrhor of the Midway Islands, to do
tcrmlno the eost of deepening tho chuii.
nel at that plate.
No mull will bc brought on the Ijtw
town, n she left Snu 1'ranclsco hut
oiK' hour ahead of the) Siberia. She)
wilt prohnhl) hnvo sonic) freight for
the Naval Station, but Just what It will
bo Is not known here.
1 I There wero no passengers on Ilu
Ily menus of wireless telegraphy Archer except the wife mid slster-In
will, tho naval transport Law ton, It Is law of Captain Unu aster
learned Hint she will be off the harbor,
about 5 o'clock this evening, Thu first Weekly Bulletin SI P" v,
i tet N
to the) 1 1''.
formalities to be observed 6
an Inv fl
In drawlna up such
portant document, wo
will advlto you and will
serve you In any oth
er way that we may
bs able to, "
This is an opportunity for men to get
CLOTHING, HATS, UNDER
WEAR and NECKWEAR at
real Bargain Prices
Dont Miss It
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m Price $3 50
Most women want to go to church
on Eatter morning. You have a nice
gown and a pretty hat, but have you
I thought about your thoet? Our Eatter
offering this year Is the largett and
belt selected ttock that we have ever
preosnted to our euttomers. Every
thing Is absolutely new and of the very
latest style. The stock has been open
ed and we are now ready for business.
The above cut represents a handsome
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swell droit oeeatlon. We have all
sites and all wldtht.
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