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, STEAMER TABLE
From San Francisco:
Alameda . Mar. 27
Manchuria Mar. llltli
For San Franolsco:
HI Ionian ,Mnr. 24
Mongolia Mar. 28
Alatnedn Apr. 1
Moana, Apr. 4
Mnraiua Apr. 1
VOL. X. NU. 3958
Tlio O.ilni College pumping Bta
(inn, ut tilt imtknl-W'ull.lM corner or
the college grounds, was deatlujcd
by flro following mi cxplojlon at nn
curly hour this morning Although
thu ciiino of the explosion lias not
been uireitulnod, thuiu la no Incen
diary uosteiy suiiuundlng tlila af
fair, ns was thu tase when tho now
dormitory burned some time ago, ua
cniplnjes of the (ullegu were at tlio
hiiildlni; .it the time thu explosion
"Tile llru ih'partment was nnUlled
1 y telephone this morning at 4:4f
(.'(.loci;," said Aotlatant Klro Chief
Mooring this forenoon. "Tho lady
who 'telephoned was living In the
vicinity of tho pumping station and
had her uttentlon attracted to the
111 iv hvthe nxnjoslun. She did not
Know where tho lire was be) oil d jut
It was somewhere on the collego
grounds. Chief Thurston started
nut In his buggy and ordered No. :i
Liiglne out from thu MuklM station.
When the Chief and the engine m
rlvcil on the scene tho building wis
practical)' dawn, lult a hose was
(onnected with the hjdrant across
the street, and the llru was soon ex
tinguished. The fire was caused by
an explosion of gasoline or by tho
vapors therefrom, but the cause, of
Saito Is informed
Of Stevens Affair
San Fihltclaco, March 24.
Consul General Stllto, Honolulu: I
This morning I ucco.up.mled Ste-J
teni fioni lintel to I'eny depot,
where ho was about to. take train fof
Washington. When he Btepved from
the .automobile ho was suddenly sur-l
l minded by three or. four Koreans.
One struck him In face. I'lstol fir
ing then began and two bullets
rtiuck him, both In back. Wounds
are lather serious, hut ut present
writing a io not tegnrded us ilnngor
oua by tho surgeons,
Tho above cablegram wns received
this morning by Consul General Sal-
1'I.UiJM..i' I ' .1'
OUR NEW SPRING STOCK of Suits tailored by this
swell New York Custom House is now complete.
We have Serges, Black Undressed Worsteds,
Cheviots, light Spring and Summer Suits, clothes
of all kinds, but of only ONE QUALITY.
You can't make a mistake by getting yourself one of
these very fashionable and well-tailored suits.
THE KASH CO., LTD.,
CORNER OP FORT AND HOTEL STREETS.
THE PAPER THAT GOES TO THE H0ME--THE EVENING BULLETIN
3;80 O'CLOCK THE BULLETIN IS HONOLULU'S BEST MARKET PLACE EDITION
I he explosion has not been ascertain
ed The Chief Intend to make a
careful lniettlgutlou of the milter '
l'rofcs.or (Irlfllths, the prlnclpnl
of the rollego, wlien keen this fore
noon, c-tve the following story of
'Theio was n break In the water
main which uma between the pump
i.nd the tank. This occurred be
tween 8 and 0 o'clock InU eomug,
and Mr llarwlclc, the superintend
tut of the gmiindti, Harry Wootcn,
tho engineer, and a number of .lap
I'ticMu wrru winking on this through
Hie night. The water from the leak
had filled the well pit to about half
its depth, and they had been pump
ing It out by means of the seepage
pump. At about 11:30 o'clock they
Phut off this engine and devoted
their entire attention to tho repair
ing of tho leak.
"Occasionally the men would go
into the well pit for tools, packing,
etc., but fortunately none of them
were there when (ho accident oc
turied Mr. Ilarwlck was Just go
ing to enter tho pit when the expia
tion occuired.' It was very loud, but
ns It was not confined no direct dam
ige was done by It, but the flames
Ignited the wooden structure. This
(ConWnnid o Paje 3)
to fiom Mr Koike, tho Japanese
Consul General at San Francisco.
Immediately after the receipt of
the above message, Saito forwardod
n teply to Hon. StevcnB, expressing
his regret at what had happened.
Mr. Snlto united this morning that
Stevens Is n bachelor.
Salto's reply was us follows:
March 24, 1908.
Hon. Stevens, Japanese Consulate,
Your friends and myself are un
speakably pained and shocked at the
dastardly attempt at assassination.
Wo pray for a speedy recovery.
Your friend Mr Scott unites with us.
HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, TUESDAY, MARCH 24. 1908
AT PUNAHOU EXPLODES AND
OF MiLLS STANDS
Governor Refuses To
Restore Lawyer To
hniry T Mills, the Past-duo Man,
was this morning denied restoration
to his civil rights by Governor Frear.
Mills was convicted about a year
and' a half ago of riot on the evi
dence of Mary Atcherley. The Grand
Jury indicted Mills, Mrs. Atcherley
und J. Coerper on a charge of hav
ing been Implicated In a riot In
Komijover school liMids of which tlij
Makers claimed ownership.
In tho Kona riot case Mrs. Atch
erley turned Stale's evidence and on
her testimony Mills wus convicted
of tho crime, thereby losing his civil
rights. Hecently he petitioned tho
(Continued on Pag 2) .
Itnno, Nev March 1(1. Wilson P.
1)0) d, vlco consul of the United States
In China, is on his way to the Island
of .Martlnln.no to escape service of pa
pers In the divorce suit filed Io' his
wife In Ileno, according to a sworn
affidavit filed by Mrs. Boyd lfi tho dis
trict court hero today. On this show
ing tlio court Issued an order directing
that tho Bervlce be made by publlca
V'on niul that a copy be mailed to the
last known address of the alleged fug
itive. Mrs Itoyd has been living quietly In
Reno for socral months. A fow
weoks ago she (lied n complaint
agaltiBt her husband, alleging In addi
tion to desertion and failure to pro
vide unfaithfulness and gross intern
peruncc. Mrs. Boyd nsks for tho custody if
her son nnd that her husband bo com
pelled to pay her $100 n month ali
(Lowers & Cooke Bldg.)
HAVE A SODA
From Our New Fountain.
Fort Street. Phone 49.
Attorney General Ilenienwny this
morning received from his First Dep
uty, W. I.. Whitney, tho following
wireless from Wn'lukui
"Judgo dlsnilsrcs murder Indict
ments on ground not commissioned
kpeclally for Second Circuit. Send
special commission "
This message Is not fully under-
fctood by the Attorney General, but ho
takes It that Judgo Kepoikai refuses
to consider that Whitney's com nils
blon as Deputy Attorney General or
tho Territory fs good in his court.
If this Is the cose. It would seem to
bo n very iiociillnr-nctioii on thu part
of Kepoikai, us Whitney's commission
o First Depot) of tho Attorney Gun
crnl'H department authorizes him to
represent the Territory In any Terri
torial Court That Kepoikai should
dlsmlsH the Indictments against two
men charged with murder on tho
ground that tho Deputy Attorney Gen
oral has no right to appear far tho
Terrllor) Is ery Btrange. Yot thut Is
wkat ha apparently has done, accord
ing to the way Attorney General Horn
unwpy reads the message. He sent
Whitney n special commission ttils
morning to represent tho Territory In
Judgo Kepolknl's court.
One of thu murder Indictments is
cgnlnt.t tho Japanese who Is charged
with having first assaulted and then
murdered u joting" Japanese girl In a
cano field on Maul and then attempted
to commit suicide, Tho Japanoso
claims that ho and tho girl agreed to
die together becausu her fathor would
not cousont In their mnrrlago on ac
count of her youth, and that the)
tried to r.trnnglu each other with a
bcatf, but that he lived and tho girl
died. When the pair were found, thu
girl wns dead and tho man uncon
scious, but he revived and was Indict
ed for her murder.
Kepolknl's dismissal of the Indict
merits probably moans that tho prl
oners will have to be re-lndlcted by
tho Grand Jury t
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal., March 23.
SUGAR: Beets, 88 analysis, lis.
3-4d. Parity, 4.33 cents. Previous
quotation, lis. 3d.
in our Safe Deposit Vaults will cost
you just SOc a month, or 'five 'dollars
tor the year.
That's pretty cheap insurance on
your Jewelry and Valuables, of
whatever sort they may be
Most people would give that much
just to be sure that they are safe.
But, when thero is a fire or burglary,
and they are saved because they are
in our Safe Deposit Vaults, it comes
home with double force. Rent one
now SOc a month.
For St. Htnol-Jln
Hawaiians Place Ilima
Lei in Bow For
The Xlaiina Kea Is not going to buck
up against nny haul luck on her maid
en regular trip to tho other Islands If
the HnwallanB In her crew hae any
thing to Bay about it This morning
shortly before the crack now steamer
called for Hawaii ports, a couple of
nathes climbed out to tho ery bow of
tho boat und carefully fastened an
lllma lei In place. . This, tho national
emblem of the c'ountry, would, they
sutd, net as n kahuna on tho oyago
and keep the vessel from encounter
ing any hard luck.
Tho old Klnau (now Miiunn Kea)
dock wns literally packed with rvoplu
at noon today when tho boat sallod,
and tho place was thronged from
(Continued on Page a)
"In some of tho precincts where
mily thu I'-il el number of uoml
nation! to o II I I delegates
hnvo been niaiu, . .,. j .u .is to bo
an Impression tfiut there Is no neces
sity for holding primary elections,"
said National Committeeman Rob
ertson this morning.
"This Is n mtstnko. The voting
booths should bo open In every pre
cinct for the required hours in order
to make the precinct elections legal.
Although there Is no contest Indi
cated by nominations. It Is always
the privilege of tho voter to voto for
any person not nominated. We must
have everything regular nt this pri
mary election, because tho creden
tials of our delegates to tho Chicago
convention will be very., carefully
canvassed. Wo must avoid nny poh
"The regular voting must take
place In every precinct though only
one ballot Is cast.'1
We ship Papains.
The best too
ISLAND FRUIT 00..
72 S. XIN8. PHONE IB.
After the Show
A Dainty Supper
Or Light Refreshments at
Alexander Young Cafe
We have included College Hills in
our parcels delivery route. Our wa
yon leaves town for Waikiki and
College Hills at 10:30 a.,ra. every
MAKES LIVELY FIRE
MANY IN PLOT
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal., March 24. The condition of Counsellor D.
W. Stevens, who was shot yesterday, is favorable. His Korean assail
snt will probably recover. It it believed there arc four or five Koreans
in the plot.
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal.. March 24. The American car in the round
the-world auto race arrived here today.
i i i
Fleet To Accept
WASHINGTON, D. C, March 24. China's invitation that the At
lantic Fleet cell at Chinese ports during its trip around the world has
been accepted. No other invitations will be entertained, all stops at
ether foreign ports being strictly for coaling purposes.
Tho Itinerary of the Fleet ns now planned Is Honolulu, Samoa,
Sydney. Melbourne, Shanghai, Manila, Ynkohamn.
DUKE OF DEVONSHIRE DEAD
CANNES, France, March 24.
The deceased was Spencer C. C.nendUli, eighth dtiko of DmonRlilre.
llr was born In 1833 and succeeded tn the title In 1891. He will bo suc
ceeded by his nephew, Victor Cavendish. The title was created In 1C9I,
THREE TORPEDO BOATS IN COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D. C, March 21. The torpedo boats Fox, Farra
gut and Davis have been placed in commission.
STEWART IS PROCTOR'S SUCCESSOR
PROCTOR, Vt,, March 24. Former Governor J. W. Stewart has
been appointed to the unexpired term of the late United States Senator
8AN FRANCISCO, March 24. Sug
ar: 96 degree centrifugals, 4.3G cents
or $87.20 per ton. Previous quotation
Beets 88 analysis lis. 2','id. Par
ity 4.36 cents. Previous quotation
STYLE No. 474. PRICE $4.50.
P. 0. Box 469.
A business that is flourishing is a
business that is talked about. Pop
ular ignorance of It shrouds it in si
lence, and a stlcnt business is nearly
dead, if not utterly so. The way to
hare it talfcsd about on the street
and in the home is to
ADVERTISE IT IN THE
PRICE 5 CENTS
The Duke of Devonshire died he
NEW KHII PILOT
('apt i:. II. Darker has been appoint
ed pilot and harbormaster of Kahulul
lcu Donald Nicholson, resigned
Among those who left for Hllo In
the Manila Kea today wero Captain
Otwell and Contractors Whltehouso,
Lord, Klchnrdsou, I'lummer, Hooks
and Delser, ul of whom are Interested
In tho work to be done on tho Hllo
House for lent In I'unahoii district.
See ud, this issue
Bulletin Business Office Phone 250,
Bulletin Editorial Room Phone 185.
to commence figuring on
Let us show you one of
our new ones. It's made of
the New Shade of
with the Pointed Toe, and
having the New Effect of
Heavy Perforations around
the lace stays and Heel