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EVENING BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T. H.( miDAY. JAN 31. 1008
Icing done towards (he nppielicnalon
e,r the murderer or murderers, nml
to far tho slier lft has not been In
formed, except unofficially by the
Tribune, that any crlniu him been
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N. S. SACHS
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llllo, Hawaii, Jan. 28. Unless nil
bIrhs bo for naught, n most brutal
murder was committed In this Coun
ty of Hawaii on the night of Satin -day,
llth Inst, and up to tho piei
ent not tho Hllgutcit attempt hits
been made towards arresting tho per
ron or persons connected with the
It ma) bo r.i Id In tho outset that
Sheriff Keolanul Is In no sense to
blame for this. Inasmuch as by lata
enquiries, he had never recolved any
icport of the crime.
A Japanese, well Known to trav
elers, Kept tho lmlf-wny houso be
tween tho Volcano and l'uhaln. Ho
was known as "Weila" or "Uliln," On
Snturdav, llth Inst, he went tip I"
Wood valley and It Is understood
Hint he was drinking thcro to a. con
siderable extent. Ho left the .Tap.in
pso camp ott horseback and that Is
all that Is known of hint until the
morning of Sunday, tho 12th.
'A Japanese, woman was passing
along the road on Sunday morning
and saw, as she thought, n drunken
man lying In the utno near tho road.
She reported this mid somo men who
went out to help the man found that
he was dead Ho had been badly
battered about the head.
It then transpired that his horse,
had been found wandering about tho
caneflekls. Thcro was nothing about
tho nnlmnl, Baddlc, or bridle to Indi
cate that tho unfortunate man had
been thrown. When the body was
found rigor mortis had not set In.
Tho Immediate cause of death was an
ugly wound In tho skull.
Deputy Sheriff Kcknttla wus notl
Ted, but ho did not put In an ap
pearance until 3 o'clock on Monday
afternoon. Ho wished to deputize,
the local policeman to net as coroner
but Dr. A. Schwallle of I'nhnla,
who had been called to examine tho
body, Insisted upon tho attendance,
of tho deputy sheriff.
It is stated the police rather re
garded a verdict of accidental death
as tho proper sort of a finding, but
Dr. Schwalllo went thoroughly Into
the facts with the result that a vcr
(".let was finally returned bringing
the charge of. murder against "some
person or persons unknown."
Thus the case rests. Nothing Is
Hllo, Jan 28. Work Is going ahead
rnpldly In tho development of the for
est wealth of Hawaii and In a Net
Bhort space of tluio It will In shown
In it most tuticlbk) manner that the
plans of (lie Hawaiian Mahogany Com
pan) for placing beautiful koa on the
market wuru qulto tho reverse of Ms
W..W Harris, of Honolulu, who Is
now devoting nil of his time to the
work of tho concern, Las thrown bin
self Into It with characteristic encrg).
Ho spends tho major portion of the
week tip nt the lumber ramp near the
volcano, taking occasional runs to
Hllo to look after tho rapid shipment
of supplies nnd material
Yesterday tho schooner Kn Mni nr
lived from Honolulu, bringing u big
consignment of rails and' also a loco
motive. Tho latter Is Intended for tho
I'liua foicsts, but the mils ate des
lined for tho rond between (llenvvood,
the Volcano nnd tho koa finest camp
Soven miles of tho right of wav have
been graded already nnd the work of
completion will proceed r.ipldlj Al
though primarily Intended as a mentis
lor getting out tho ko.i lumber. It Is
extremely probablo that the company
will put on n passenger roach so that
visitors may bo landed at the Volcano
without tho fatiguing dilvo at proseiH
Ilov. Charles H. llrown of Oakland
delivers a scorching denunciation of
tho Alameda tourt house ring from
his pulpit In tho l'lrst Congregation
al Church of Oakland.
Wahiawa Pineapple Tract
To Be Re-Ceded By
A large portion of the 14,700 acio
I.ilklitin i audi, which Is now held by
tho United States (lovernment ns n
reservation for the War Dop-irtmom,
nm bo allowed to rovcrt to the Ter
ritorial (lovernment uml be opened up
for settlement, iiccordlng to n state
ment mado by Governor Trear The
Governor has been In commuulcatlon
with the Asslstaut Sicrotnrj of War
In reference to the matter, nnd ox
presses tho hope that the Territory
ma get hack a considerable portion
Governor Carter first started the work
to lecover this properlj
possibly all, of this fine tract of laud
Tho tract, which extends from the
top of the Walanao range on the west
to tho lop of the Kool.iu mountains on
tho east, Is largely dovotcd to pine
apple growing, about half of the Wa
hlawa acreage being situated on It
The Dowsott estate now holds It under
a lease which Is to expire in 1912
when It will ho taken over bv the
Federal Government, unless It Is In
tho meantime convejed to tho Terrl
tory. Much of the land Is sub leased
The Idea of tho United States Gov
ernment In reserving the land, It Is
understood, was to establish on It ,1
recuperation camp for soldiers return
ing from tho Philippines, and nlso an
acclimatization camp for soldiers list
ed to go to those Island'.). Hut these
camps have never been created.
Everything that HEINZ MAKES is delicious.
But you can't have them all at once. Just now, w
have a Fresh Shipment of
OLIVES IN BULK
Ask your Grocer
H. HACKFELD & CO., LIMITED.
George Hess, n former prlvato do
lectlvo in San Trnnclsio and two
others, are accused of selling coun
terfeit tickets to street car conductors.
A Movable Cottage, size about
12x24, containing 3 rooms. Made
of T. & 0. Comes apart in seotions.
A few hours' time will take it apart
and put it up again. In good condi
tion. Just the thine for camping.
BARGAIN SALE g
See our window display. Any article for 50c
Many pieces worth three times the money.
Sale begins Jan, 25th. Lasts until Feb. 1 only
P. E. R. Strauch!
Waity .Rldg. 74 S. King St.
I There wns no excitement over tho
endorsement by tho Republican Con
tral Committee of J. D. Tucker for
I chief clerk In thu Land Ofllco. Tho
commltteo met nt 5 o'clock on Thurs
day afternoon. Thoso present were
Chairman Robertson, Vlco Chairman
John I.ane, Secretary Savldge, and
Kreuger, Ell Crawford nnd Tarring
ton. Mr. Tucker's application was
presented with tho endorsement of
tho required precinct officers Tho
suggestion was mado that the appoint
ment had already been made. Tho
suggestion was also made that th
province of tho committee was to
vouch for tho good party standing of
candidates rather than attempt to dic
tate appointments. Tho endorsement '
of Mr Tuckor whs unanimous.
Electric Water Heater
with the Nursery Bottle
WARMS the MILK
in two or three minutes.
Think what it means to
have one. Call at the
Hawaiian Eleotrio Co., Ltd.,
Office, KINO ST. near ALAKEA. PHONE 890.
HERE is another chance for you.
Now is the time to get in. There
is no use trying to get goods in a
store that is already crowded to
the doors. We cannot do impossi
bilities but we will do something
just as good something in which
you will share the j oys and pleasures
Commencing Saturday, Feb. I
OME under our parasol and look at
the good things we oner tor we
are going to divide profits with
those who have divided their trade
with us. Look at the Prices!
Have you ever had such an oppor
tunity to provide at so little cost?
Dress Goods and
SATIN STRIPE CHAIIIES, 35c per yard..
FANCY HAIR CORD MOUSSELINE, 20o yard.
FANCY CHIFF0NNE (all white), soft and dainty, 45c ya"rd.
TAN0Y-D0T SWISS (all white), 20c, 22 l-2c, and 25o yard.
WASHABLE BLACK, with mercerized figures, 30o and 35o yard.
BED SPREADS, full width, full value, $1.20, $1.50, $1.65 up.
A splendid assortment of CURTAININOS and DRAPERIES, at
prices ranging from lOo per yard to 30c,
Special in Taffeta Ribbons
SIZES 5 AND 7 , 5c PER YARD
SIZE 0 . . . r 8 l-3c PER YARD
SIZE 12 10o PER YARD
SIZE 1G 12o PER YARD
SIZE 22 15o PER YARD
SIZE 40 20o PER YARD
SIZE GO ' & 25c PER YARD
SIZE 80 : 30c PER YARD
A FULL LINE OF FANCY RIBBONS AT 25 PER CENT. REDUCTION.
Ladies' Shoe Department
We have received since the holidays several consignments of the
well-known line of S0R0SIS, including all the new lasts in staple and in
To make room for these wc are condensing our broken lots, Shoes
from our best selling lines and close out at a sacrifice. If you are in
terested in good Shoes you will do well to see this hu We are now in
a position to fit your feet satisfactorily.
L. B. Kerr & Co., Ltd., Alakea St
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