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VOL. X. NO. 4170.
12 PAGES. HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, NOVEMBER 30, 1908. 12 FADES.
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Committee Report For
Manuka Site Adopted
Tho Chamber of Commeiee IIiIh nf
toriKHin wont on lecoiil as being op
poned to ail) change In Iho site (or tliu
proposed Podoral building. Tin- ox
change of (In. M iliukii rite fur tho li
win propel t) Was coiiiloiimcil anil, with
lint t.i dissenting Mile h. I In; niembui i
of the Chamber In n spechl inviting
iissemblid, iiik'I tho retention of thu
That no eh inge should bo tnailo In
tin- site fur thu l'odoial bulldl.l,; l 'hu
Hint of the resolution drawn tip 1v t'w
special coiumlttoo of Chimin"- if Com
mcico, appolntc-d b Vlti I'll i"i'it"it
Cooko Thi rommlttoo. In Its I" nit
goes over tho ground thoroihl .mil
ends 1 lecoinniciidlng that 'ho Malm
Kii slto lie hhoiI foi the proposed l'ul
In tho resolution the roiniull.cn in.
oiiiiminlM that. If the Tionsiir IVparl
iniMil li ik nil i ul taken such ettipi to
vvnrd exchanging tho Malmk.i lto for
tho livvin iiopcit that It can nut inn.
SAKI CASE IS
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 30. The famous sake case has been
This rase Involves about $400,000. In duties collected on sake Im
poitcd llj liicichnnts of Honolulu. The Importeis lost on the first decision.
Ask For. Withdrawal
jWhuicio, at n Bpe lal meeting or
tho membeis or this Association,
held August 3D, 1907, action was
taken nuthoilzlng tho petitioning of
tho Ciiiieicsi or tho United States to
authorize tho Picsldent to mispend,
In his disci ctlon, from tho date .if
thu pioclamatlon thcieof, tho Coast
wise Shipping Laws of the United
States as applied to passenger trnf
lli lid v. ecu polls of the Tonltory ot
Hawaii and tho mainland, In lov of
the cungeHtcd conditions existing at
that time, necessitating Immediate
Whereas, conditions In regaid to
facilities for pirfconger tinnsportn
t lou hotween ports In the Hawaiian
Iblands and tho PnclUc'CoisIt of thu
How would you like to have
a suit made to your measure
by the world's foremost fash
Select the cloth you piefcr
from our big special line of
samples, and we measmc jou
and guarantee to fit you in a
stylish, well-cut suit.
The'' Kash . Co,,
Tort and Hotel Sts,
Iy undo tho work, Congress sh ill ho
pt'tllluiK'il In refuse Its consent to tho
change. It Is furthermore recom
mended that n coin? of tho lesclmloi
bo sent to thu Dole-Kite In Coupusa
ullli tho request that he uso hlx InPu
ence against the piopostd transfer.
Tho resolution was presented 1 1 the
Chamber of Commerce at n upocl.il
meeting this nfti moon at 3 o'clock i:.
D Toiiuej noted ns chairman of the
The lii nvj winds havo caused no end
of trouble at I'o.ir) llarhoi during tho
p tnt couple of dujs Hveobody not In
mid lo tho choppy action of wind
swept seas Ik Buffering moro or t
troni seasicknesses Thu lnrges and
other floating hKck wcie reported to
he pitching aioimil llko corks In a
inoiinlalu stie.mi this moinltiK .
mainland have mateililly lmpioved
since that time, with thu piospect or
being h.jiu gieatly developed
tluough assmances given this com
munity li) llm Matson Navigation
Compan of Snu 1'ianclKco; and,
Wheroas, it is the piescnt, and has
been tho polio and aim or this liod,
that, as far as consistent with con
ditions pxlbtlng lieio in regard to
pissenger tiauspottutlon facilities
between theso Jsl uuls nnd tho main
land to lend Its effoits anil Influence
tovvnid tho up-building and protec
tion of mil Ameiltan mei chant mar
Ine, believing that oncouragenicnt
should bo extended to any American
(ompiuy offeiing to afford us modern
(Continued on Page 3)
To the Members of the Merchants'
Your Special Committee appointed
to draft suitable lesolutlons bearing
on the Federal building site, after
careful consideration beg to submit
Whereas, the Merchants' Associa
tion has been advised that tho Trens
nrj Department has under consider
ation n proposal for an exchange ot
the site for a Federal building for
Honolulu, which thu United States
(lo eminent has recently acquired,
and which is called tho Maliuka site,
Whereas, In the judgment of the
Association, such an exchange would
bo detrimental to the best Interests
or the ijnltcd Stutcs Government, and
contra! y to the wishes or almost tho
entire community of this city, .who
would, with row exceptions, disap
prove or such a transaction; there
foie It Is
llesohed. That the President ot
this Association is requested to cable
lo tho Secretary of the Treasury of
the United States, and to tho Repre
sentative and Governor of tho Terrl-
tor of Hawaii, o-iklng that no steps
bo taken In regard to such u plan
until tu'ls Association has submitted
eldences us to the situation, has pio
Bcnteil the sentiments of this com
munity as they now exist, and has
cubmltted the reasons" why such n
change should not bo made.
nesohed, That n committee ap
pointed for this puipose proceed wltlf
out dcln to obtain a full expression
of tho present vlows of this commu
nity on this subject, nnd submit tho
lesult, together with any facts that
haevn hearing on this question, to
the pioper authorities In Washing;
Ion, In order that thuy may be fully
Informed of tho situation, and be In
u position to net accordingly.
Your committee lecommeitdj also,
tho following action, on the part ot
our Association, as tending to bring
out an cxpreislun or opinion from
the citizens and taxpajcis generally.
Motion to be made that the Hoard
of Dlrcctois of the Merchants' Asso
ciation immediately take a special
postal-card ote by tho members to
express thcli preferonco for or
against an exchange of sites for the
Government building, taking a gen
eral postal card Mite by tho citizens
Get Rick Quick
by haviner someone else do the drud
gery. Ho use going; yourself when
one of our boys will go quicker and
give you time to matte money,
how small your estate,
you should make a will,
and it should be
properly drawn up, in
We will do this for
you without charge, if
made one of the Exec
utors. Yourwife may
be the other.
023 FORT ST.
Ask For Delay of
Site Action. Will
General Postcard Vote
nnd taxpners ot Honolulu, upon the; i:mll Hermit nnd Petrle offered ml
kainc question. noi amendments to the wording of
Memorial to be presented to the resolution, which had, however,
Washington, to consist of: j no beurlng on the main points.
Klrst The sjnopsls or hlstorj of Von llnmni moved to ndopt tho re
the acquisition of the Maliuka situ, port. This was seconded 1 Parts,
with the map showing the respective ( Macfarlane spoke on tlm paragraph
locution ot the two situs under ion- mentioning the moral obligation of
slderatlou. (the United States towards those who
Second. Keasons why tho United subscribed to make the Maliuka stto
States Government would bo better available. The Association should
solved If the present site Is retained, assume that the officials would keep
Mention that Judiciary and tho faith, und the paragraph might np-
Unlted States Government officials
were consulted atithu time.
Third Ittasoni wh this comma
nlty praters the present slta together
with results of the postal-cnrd vote
Fourth Mention moral obligation
or the United Stat ok Government to
keep faith with those who subscrib
ed to make the present slto available.
This was ilone on the specific under
Elnndlnj that the building would be
erected on the site If tho samo was
accepted, Most of the subscribers
had no direct or other Interest than
to benefit the community at large.
Fifth Argument, that oven If
thcro Is only u. lAaaonablu doubt as
to the wisdom oil the exchange, und
if the values In ryestlon are presum
ably In favor of the present site, that
,then tho present site Bhould have tho
.benefit of such doubt, and no change
Biiuuiu no iiiuue.
(Signed) F. h. WALDRON.
C. O. VON 1IAMM,
GEO. Wv SMITH.
The above report of the Federal
Ilullding Slto Committee of the Mei-
chants' Association was presented at
tho meeting held by thnt organiza
tion this morning, a'nd Its provisions
The meeting was delaved somewhat
owing to tho fact thnt the typewrit'
lug or tlid report or tho committee
had not been quite completed. The
minutes of tho former meotlne were
Tho report ot tho special commit
tee was then read.
Fine Bristles, Hardwood Backs
New Stock just in at
Drug Co., Ltd.
Chairs, Hookers, and Tables
NEW LOT JUST RECEIVED.
J. Hopp fc Co..
(LEWERS & COOKE BLDQ.)
pear ns n, suggestion that they had
been acting In bad faith
Wuldron said tho point could be
made In a delicate manner without
causing any offense. Smith suggcsl-
ed calling it "assumed obligation."
Paris said tho United States did
not acknowledge any obligations to
wards the subscribers.
Macfarlune further 'said thnt ref
erence to the subscription of adjoin
ing property-holders might havo a
(Continued jm Page 4.)
Arcblc Robertson and some of his
friends jestcrday found an overturned
sampan, floating near tho roof at Ka
nlawal. It boro tho number IC5, und In
It were round somo tax receipts In the
namo or Tfrpokn Tho matter was re
ported to Deputy Sheriff Jurrett, who
Immediately made an Investigation. Ho
found Hlraoka at the Ah I-eong block
The' man said that he nnd Ills part
ner had been fishing In tho sampan
last Saturday off Koko Head. When
they word ubout our or flvo miles from
slioro tho craft capsized. They wore
thrown Into the f -n but managed to
rlitht tho boat. Thu) coj' 1, however,
U(it bale out tho water, nnd owing to
tho fury ot the waves they had to lath
themselves to tho sampan, which luck
ily kept drifting towards the shore.
When It was within a mile from land,
tho two flshormen took out flooring
boards, and supporting themselves on
theso they managed to get ashore,
abandoning their boat.
loll IS LATE
Tho Pacific Mall liner AbIu, which
was due hero this morning from San
Francisco, had not boen reported at 3
o'clock this afternoon. It Is Bupposed
that tho Asia struck heavy weather, Inter-Island
steamers having reported
bad storms during the past two das.
Tho Asia brings considerable mall
from tho mainland.
SAN FRANCI8CO, Nov. 30. Suair
66 analysis beets 10i. 14d. Parity 4.14
cents. Previous quotation 10s. 3d.
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Island Fruit a
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your order with ui and it will have
prompt and careful attention.
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72 S. KING. ; PHONE IB.
TRANSIT CO. WIN
WASHINGTON, D. C, Nov. 30,
handed down decision today in two
The Hawaiian Supreme Court de
ine the Rapid Transit Co.'s ten-minut
waiian Court held that the courts ra
diction over the company's schedule.
The case of Cotton Bros. s. Ha
was dismissed for want of jurisdict
leged to have been lost by Cotton B
cover the sum of $25,000. The decis
that given in the local Courts.
700 KILLED IN
CHEF00, China, Nov. 30. A collision between two Japanese steam
ers took place in the harbor today.
BRITT TO FIGHT
LONDON, England, Nov. 30.
weight, and Johnny Summers have
PEKIN, China, Nov. 30. An edict of amnesty will be issued on
i i i mi
21 Chinese Escaped
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov.
escaped from the detention shed tod
SATTERLEE TO SUCCEED NEWBERRY
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 30. Herbert Satterlee will succeed)
Newberry at Manila. He sails for his
BOYS WERE FOUND DEAD
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 30. The Ventura boys frozen to death
in the mountains were Clifford Thar p. Cuba Tharp, and John Blaes. 1
MJkPtH m ma. .
'M 101 PUtW
Owing to tho absence of Attorney
Achi when his caso was called this
morning, Ocorgu Kalelklnl, who Is nc
ciiboiI of murder In Kallhl, does not
tt know when his trial will bo held
Achl has been retained to defend Ka
lelklnl In the trial, und, although due
notice Hint tho case would conio up to
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The United States Supreme Court
Hawaiian cases recently argued. B
cision is reversed in the case involvl
e service for Lihha street. The Hal
thcr than executive officers had juris)!
waii. involving the loss of a dredger!)
ion. A Government dredger was al
ros, and the Territory sued to
ion of the Supreme Co.irt sustain!
It is reported that 700 people wcic
Jimmy Britt, the American light?
been matched to fight on Feb. 22,
30. Twenty-one Chinese immigrants
post tomorrow. ' rfl
bo bet for trial this morning In th
papers Achl did not nppenr, nor cotili
ho bo loc-ited. T
Judgii Robinson Is trjing tho CascTo
tho Torrltor) eisus Klmurn, thl
morning, who Is charged vltli assault
ing n biother ooimtr.vmun In tho Wlm
ton block with a vvcain obviously un
cmlncntl) dangerous to life Count
Attorney Cathcurt Is prosecuting, nn'
Attniuo Sam ChllllugvvoitU Is con
ducting the defeuso j
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