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VOL. X. NO. 4020
HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII. THURSDAY. JUNE 4. 1908
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TAYLOR TELLS HOW LEE LET GAVE HIM $50
FEW CANDIDATES FOR ROAD OFFICE
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FOR MAD BOSS
Holt and Broad
In splto of tho tnct that tho posi
tion of road supervisor has always
been considered as a very Juicy plum
thero BouiiiH to tio surprisingly llttlo
Interest shown by the politicians in
tho matter of tho appointment of a
Ruccc'stur' for Sum Johnson, who yes
terday tendered his resignation.
The only candidates who Imvo been
mentioned bo far arc T. 1'. CunimlngH,
Jns. L. Holt, Davi.l Crowulngburs and
' Clias. Ilroail, Of these Cummlngs hus
been connected with tho road depart
ment for the past nlno soars and Is at
present Its chief clerk. Crowning
berg has also been In Its employ for n
long time; nnd nas n good reputation
as a practical road builder. Jus. Holt
Is reported to litno retlmd from tho
raco, nnd Droad Is not considered as
having much of a clmucr as ho hai
come out openly as ono of tho Achl
Supervisor Sam Uwlght, who ns
chairman of tho road commtitco, would
naturally hu the oun to make the nom-1
luatlon, was seen this ni.irnltiK. lint
hu stctcd that ho knew nothing about
the matter. Ho had received no ap
plications, and bnond the fact that ho
fe'.t sure that an nopolntmcnt would
be, made, at tho .next meeting of tho
Hoard of Supervisors, he could say
, Secretary .Ilulfandeau of tho County
Committee was asked if the commit
tee would tako up the- matter .of en
dorsements of tho candidates for1 the
position. He' stated that ho did not
think that It would, as It would prob
ably not be much use. Personally he
would take no steps to have a meet
ing called to oonslder tho proposition,
but somo of tho other members of the
Castlebcrry, the man who Is wanted
In Manila by the authorities, aud who
was .taken out of tho steerage of thu
Manchuria nnd confined in tho brig
nt Camp Very, later making his es
cape, yesterday gave himself up. No
reason wns assigned. He Is to bo
sent out to Manila on tho next trans
The Henry Waterhouso TruBt Com
pany received, a cablegram from Ed
Pollltz ycBtorday afternoon stating
that sugar sold In New York at 4.41
We are showing a beautiful assortment of these suits
in the finest materials.
There's nothing neater or more dressy for your Boy
than these natty suits with bloomer trousers,
All sizes, in black, blues, greys, and mixed goods.
CORNER OF FORT
A. K. Vlerrn, tho popular vice pros
Idcnt of the Klvcrsido Hasoball
League, has startled the funs of the
city nnd set AjjJa- Park ngog with
his announcement of n'flxed inten
tion to plunge Into the troubled wn
ters of the political game. Ho Is go-
A. K. V1EERA ,.
Popular Vice' Freiident of."ivenid
ers, Who Wants To Be a
Ing to mnko n try for tho Supervisor-
ship of the Fifth District at tho com
ing election. And whllo he is already
feeling the effects of tho strugglo for
tho fnvor of tho maddening crowd,
ho has niudo ono move that might
win him enough thousand votes to
elect him to Congress. Ha 1ms de
clared for blcechcrs at Aala l'nrlc.
Vlerrn Is one of tho best-known of
tho locnl followers of the national
game. Kven if ho takes his place on
tho odlclal board, ho promises that
ho will not forget how to root, or to
voclfornto wildly when there are
three men on bases and tho hatter
has two strikes and three bad ones
tossed to him,
A meting of tho subcommittee on
Entertainment is called for tomorrow
morning at 8 o'clock In tho office of
Chairman Wuldron In tho Sprcckels
building. Every member Is requested
to bo present. .
A second-hand tent is wanted,
ad on pago 4.
AND HOTEL STREETS,
Tho meeting of the Klcct Exccutivo
Commltteo this afternoon was tho
smoothest thing In town. Alex.
Young was present nnd explained to
tho commltteo how ho would decorato
and Illuminate his hotels during tho
fleet's stay here. Ills plans aro elab
Oencral Secretory Super of tho Y.
M. C. A. requested of tho commltteo
that tho Klihmarket be turned over To
the Ministerial Union for the purpose
of conducting religious services there
In the forenoon. Tills request was
compiled with provided tho.Sport
Commltteo had no objection. Mr. Mor
gan asked if all the various religious
denominations, such as tho Catholics
and Mormons, will be allowed to hold
services there and ho received an af
Mr. Peck of tho Ways and Means
Commltteo said that he would report
at tomorrow's meeting all tho sub
scriptions that have been collected to
J. P. Cooko wbh appointed a mem
ber of tho Executive Committee.
Thcro being no other business on
the chairman's talilo tho meeting ad
journed. Present wero Chairman Carter, Bee
rotary Wood, F. L. Waldron, Geo, W.
Smith, T. Peck, C. II. Dickey., J. Ai
McCandlcBB, Alox. Young,' J,, F. Mor
gan, Accountant Cobb, Secretary Sup
er of tho Y. M. C. A.
. jp 1 HE
Four charges of selling liquor with
out n license ogalnst Ah Chee,' the
well known Chinese merchant of Wai
alua, wcro disposed of in, the Pollco
Court this afternoon In short order.
Tho cases had been continued from
tlmo to time owing to trouble which
tho prosecution had with Its witness
es, and this forenoon, when another
contlnuanco was asked (or, C, F. Chi!
llugworth, who appeared for tho de
fendant, objected and demanded a
Tho caBeB wcro therefore peremp
torily set for this aftornoon, and the
prosecution could produco only twe
witnesses, and their testimony wat
Inconclusive N defense was offered.
"What I havo got to say I think
It Is airoutrago to bring a man from
Walalua on a proposition like this"
began Chllllngworth, beginning his
argument, but tho Court Interrupted
"Let the prisoner be discharged and
tho bond canceled," said Judgo An
"In tho other thrco cases I beg to
enter a nolle prosequi," said Pros
"I object to a nollo prosequi," said
Chllllngworth, "Wo ask to have dis
The Court granted this request. ""
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If you invest f 5.00 per year in one
of our Safe Deposit Boxes, you will
be perfectly at ease in regard to the
safety of your valuables.
It's worth it, isn't itt
Taylor, Under Oath,
Tells Bribery Story
In tho Lee Let trial this nftcmoon
A. P. TayJor told how he was bribed.
Taylor's notes, which ho wished to
use, were turned over for Inspection
to Thompson. Taylor told of anoth
e"r visit to Yuen Chong's store, when
Lee Let road the Instructions from
the Chinese hill which would pay
Taylor to let them run the games.
Tuy.lor said they wnntcd him to
guarantee that fines paid by their
members Bhould be paid in court. He
also said they wanted to start tho
game tho day after New Year's, but
for how long he did not know, Tho
Chinese hul thought $900 per week
was too much, but they were willing
to pay (700 per week, as had been
done to some previous dotcctive.
"I was (o see them the next day,"
stated Taylor, ''but did not, on the
advice of Attorney General Peters."
'The next time I saw him." con
tinued Taylor, "I went to his store
and Lee Let asked me what It would
be to run che fa, to which I replied
that It would bn' the same as paku
pio. After a while Leo Let was
about to pass me home gold when
someone passed the door. Then he
came over and put ISO in my hand
wishing me good luck. I wrote on
some slips of paper "Received from
Lee Let 150, one-half of lit day's
payment,' and asked Lee Let to sign
It, but he would not.".
Taylor produced the Sncmo'. which
Thompson Inspected. After a heated
argument these notes wero allowed as
"What did you do with tho ISO?"
POLICE WILL Nut
Sacramento Chief Wires
To Release The
It now turns out that the Sacra
mento police authorities do 'not want
Soldier Poole, after all. In spite of
the fact that they set out the usual
hand-bills, giving his full descrip
tion, and calling for his 'arrest, they
have now decided that he Is not
wanted badly enough to warrant ex
tradition proceedings, It Is possible
that the distance appalled them.
Chief of Detectives Taylor yester-.
day sent a cablegram to the Sacru-I
mento Chief ot Police advising him
of the fact that Poole had been ap
prehended. This morning he receiv
ed tho following cablegram In reply:
"Release Poole. Charge Insufficient
The pollco have notified Major
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' No one is hot in our
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Alexander Young Cafe
"I put It In my pocket, nnd after
I.co-I.ct had wished me good luck, I
left," said Taylor.
Thompson objected to Taylor's go
ing too fast In his replies, so -that ho
(Thompson) did not have time to ob
ject. Ho seemed. to have plenty of
time, however, or he wasn't going to
tako any chances, for ho objected to
tho next fifteen or twenty questions.
I The Court then took a recess of ten
Is A P. Taylora police officer or
a police constable? In the continua
tion of the Lee Let ease this morn
ing this question seemed to be one ot
exceeding Importance, Inasmuch as
Taylor Is called one title In the In
dictment and another title In his com
mission; and for a time It looked as
If tho caso might die a natural
death this because, for one reason,
Taylor claims to nave mislaid the
original commission given htm by
Iaukea, having only a copy. The
copy was offered as evidence for tho
prosecution, but was ruled out by
Judge Robinson on the ground that
Taylor had not made diligent search
for the original. '
Taylor was tho first witness called,
but after being on the stand, tot
about an hour he was takeri'ob? and
Iaukea put on.. Later, Taylor was
again called, and It may be that Lee
Let's attorney, Frank Thompson, will
make a further move this afternoon
(Continued on TageJI)
Queen L.iiuokalanl And'
Tho funeral arrangements of tho I
late Prlnco David are entirely In
charge of Her Majesty the Queen and
Frank K. Thompson. This statement
was glvep out by Princess Kawanana
koa this morning. As yet, no confer
ence has been held between Her Maj
esty the Queen and Mr. Thompson
and Is therefore likely that no definite
arrangements will be made, at least
for the present. Vp to 12 o'clock to
day Princess Kawananakoa bad re
ceived no further cable Information
from San Francisco. Sho Is resting
quietly, expecting to hear further
news about the death of her husband.
Queen Lllluokalanl la also waiting
to hear from Prince Cupid or tho Par
kers from San' Francisco and until
such cablo has been received no fur
ther steps will bo taken towards pre
paring for the funeral.
Rubber Goods !
Hollister Drug Co.,
J, Hopp & Co.,
185 8. KINO STREET.
Dreyfus Was Shot
At Grave Of Zola
PARIS, France, June 4. After the ceremony over Zola's remains
which was held at the Pantheon todtv. two shots were fired at Alfred
Dreyfus. One of the shots wounde 1 Drsvfus in the hand.
Dreyfus' assailant was Louis Oregon, who is employed on the staff
ot a military paper.
MILWAUKEE, Wis., June 4. "V.h Kct:hel and Papke rr
dent of winning tonight's champion'hJT rontsst. Both the fi '
in excellent physical condition.
To Theirjing's Trip;
L0ND0IT, England, June 4. T ;e Socialist-Labor members of the
House of Commons have made a protest against King Edward's visit to
the Czar of Russia. A motion of censure, presented to the House, wat
Chinese jJealed Up
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 4 Sixteen Chinese arrived here to
dav in a sealed car from Oalveston, Tgas.
They Got 510.000
FAIRLAND, Okla., June 4. Ba ?.k robbers escaped with f 10,0
Icot from the principal bank of th s town.
0. P. MORTON DYING
NEW YORK, N. Y June 4.0 P Morton is dying.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 3.
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Cost of armies guarding frontier
to bring about Franco-German alll-
ance, says former official.
Union National Dank sued for
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