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- EVHNINQ BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T. II., TUESDAY, JAN. 12, 1909.
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Entered t the Tottoflice tt HoncUIa
u second etas matter. '
Japanese agitators nre illscreiUtlng
their own people. Their lausc never
Tho 1'iibllo Works Department will
nk for largo appropriation, but thb
total amount of work proposed In not
more than the Islands need.,
Honolulu storms never last long!
11 Is nlwavs nafe to bank on tho
lirlKht future of jour own town and
the speed cleat hit; up.ofljp clouds.
The Army mule leads one of the
mhiuice guards of Honolulu's prog
ress. Ma his numbers never crow
less unless the local Kona canary
Is found lo be of. equal value.
Who could have beenjsol's nttqr
ne riiet-vveok ''nnd who got tho
twclve-dollnr-club coInT In matters
of legal employment there would ap
pear to bo no good cause for secrecy.
Tho earth Is taking quite n period
to In-come well settled after the dis
turbances of recent jears, but there
is nothing In fast quite so bad as the
prophets who. find periods, of disaster
favorable to their business.
Wbllo Secretary of Wnr, Mr. Taft
tendered his resignation rat)ipr than
ease his campaign for free trade for
the Philippines. It IS not likely that
he will allow an) thing to sidetrack his
ono deslro, after be becomes President.
Japanese laborers given an oppor
tunity to contribute to a high-wago
fund, will lenrn to their sorrow that
the whole proposition Is a quiet graft
In tbi. Interest of higher wages tor
those who would llvo without work
ing. With European homesteaders dis
tributed throughout the.flelds and in
the mills of the main Industry, an
end will be put to the agitator. The
European will bo nttnehed to the
soil, and no man with a homo will
join In a movement that Jeopardizes
the prosperity of all.
INCENDIARY AGITATION MUST
Tho law-abldlng Japanese resi
dents of this city and throughout the
Territory will not only refuse sm
pathy to vicious agitators for n gen
eral hold-up of the sugar plantations
that Is proposed In tho so-called hlgh
They will do more. They should
become nctlve in cnlmlng the Ignor-
nnt workmen whom the agitators
liopo to arouse, and Impressing them
with tho fuct that no possible good,
only Injury nnd an evil reputation
for tho Jnpancse poople, can come
from the movement originated In this
This ngltntlon has not come from
w" the workmen. It Is not an uppeul to
Honolulu for assistance. From the
JC very outset It has been tho invention
nnd e)flsh campaign of a gnng of Ho
nolulu men who must make their liv
ing off the credulous ones who work
with their tynnds nnd labor In the
;iien an agitation falling to se
cure' prompt nnd favorable rtsponso,
leads to .fncondlary,', language, If Is
time for .reputable citizens of nil na
tlonalltle's to call a halt Agitators
may Binlrch tho gbod'nnme of the peo-
Pie for n time but they cannot long
THE GOVERNOR; Tai'MMPLE-AND
Governor Krcnr'St comment, on the
rnpaclty of the people of Hawaii to
deal with their own lands Is the fea
ture of tho Congressional hearing
matter published In this Issue, that
win prouauiy attract the widest at
tention. Senator Foraker put tho question
dliect to tho Governor as to tho nd
viability of taking Hawaii's land'
law constantly to Congress. Why not
havo them passed upon by tho gov.
eminent of Hawaii?
The Governor made the very
prompt answer, that In his. opinion
tho Territory was notsufficiently ad
vanced for this. His reasons appear
to'bo that under complete local con
trol, there would he a too rapid tils
' Ptr SU Months .9
I Ttt Yur, njrhrlnUS l.uo
t Pi Ttar, inywlitrclu CuJ .. I.Ku
Per Yen postpl J, lortln a.tMi
JANUARY 12. 1909
posal of the (public land and possible
trunsfer,lo nllons and speculators.
The Governor may be half right.
but while, the laws are being amend
ed, It would be very proper for the
power of' the executive to be checked.
In .other words, the dangers from
broad executive, discretion arc ns great
as those threatening from the mem
bers of the Legislature passing lands
over to Improper persons and wast'
lug .the substance of the people.
Apparentlv the Governor his seen
a glimmer of new light Blnre he ap
pcared before the committee. A let
ter written at a later date and re
ferred to In the II u 1 1 c 1 1 n of Mon
day announces, that n further amend
ment of the bill has been or will be
offered restricting the executive's
power of cxihnnglng lands. The com
mission whoso consent the Governor
must Becure is to no nnmeu. oy me,
Legislature. This gives the peoplo
at least a veto power over the acts
of llie executive. ,
Taking the history of this Terri
tory by and large, It will not show
that the representatives of the, peo
ple, the Leglslatutbj has made( on,y
greater or more numerous errors than
the executive. Tho public lands
might not be wholly safe In tho hands
of either, but when administered by
both, and fairly well safeguarded, the
record would not be such that need
bring any moro blushes of shame to
the cheek of the citizen than ho has ex
perienced In former jears.
,One thing Is becoming evident In
the career of Governor Frear. Ho
has too much confidence In tho exec
utive nnd not enough in, the. poople.
This Is. a common error of Hnwnl.1,
and one that we need to get away
from If the Territory Is to develop
on traditional American lines.
Blank books of all sorts, ledgers
etc., manufactured by tho Bullotln
Nuuanu Valley $25.00
Quarry. Street $22.50
Kinau Street $25.00
Nuuanu Street $50.00
School Street $40.00
Lunalilo Street $25.00
i - in
Wnnftnn Vnllv 1 1.4 nnflrtar
,.... .-..; - - V.i
Manna Valley Building Lots $1000
and upwards. -,
Also lots at Pnunni and Kalrnnki,
Beach property at Kaalawai,
COR. FORT AND MERCHjST SIS.
.thatasteainer four days from!
port may now be reached by
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132. "0 On, Young, Street
near Pnwaa Lene; com
pletely, furnished; 2 bed
rooms; electric1 lights;
gas; lnrjto yard; servants
quarters'; artesian water.
$3r,00 On., llcrelnnla St.
near I'llkol St.; 3 bed
roomsj electric, lights;
gas; good piano; linen;
nTvnnla quarters and
Trent Trust Co., Ltd;
NO RAIN (IN MAUI
(Spcclnl Bulletin Wireless)
Ijthalnn, Maul, Jan. 12. Thoro
f ,hnn been no general rain on Maul.
f The landings nre rough.
f This telegram from Maul Would
f -Indicate that the Kona of thq last $
two days has not been nB general
f as supposed, Hawaii got, Its
t share of rough weather and heavy
ralp. But Maul appears tq have -t-
missed It all.
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I POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY
Tho Popular Scc,nc,e Monthly for
January, which is tho first number
of the seventy-fourth volume, opens
with an article on the career of Her
bert Spencer by Professor Lester 1
Ward of Brown University. The nu
thor, who is tho chief authority in
America on the subject, gives nn ac
count, of Spencer's life and vvprk, bus.
ed on the recent biography, and to
some extent on the previously pub
lished autobiography, which Is es
pecially appropriate, iib Herbert Spcn
cer contributed to tho Monthly about
a hundred articles. This is followed
by ap. elaborately Illustrated article
by Dr. Charles 11. Keyes on the Lin
eaments of the Desert, and Inter In
the, number thero Is a biographical
history of botany In St, Louis, by
DoPerley Spnuldlng, Illustrated, with
pictures of the botanists who have
made SU Louis un, Important botani
cal center, Dr. C. A. Herter contrib
utes nn nrtlclo on the value, of fer
mented mllki a, subject which has
been made prominent recently by ex
travagant claims, on. which the au
thor, writes with authority, Profes
sor,, Edward C Pickering, of Hurvfird
College Observatory, considers tho
contributions of different i.utlons to
science ns represented In the. work of
the most eminent scientific men.
Professor Edward Bradford Ttchener
of, Cornell Unlveislty, treats Cliarles
Dnrvvln's relations to poetry and scl
bnco. a subject appropriate to tho
centenary of his birth, now being eel
ebrated throughout tho wgrld. Pro.
lessor E. H. 8,. Bfllley, of the Univer
sity of, Kansas, t rents the adultera
tion of foods by blenching and dyeing.
Professor John .J, Stevenson, of Now
York University, iIIscusscb tho part
plaved by commercialism In modern
life. The number contains two art
icles on educational subjects, ono by
Professor Dickinson S. Millar, on "Mr.
Iloosovelt's Opportunity as President
of,n University," In which ho considers
the need of more striking personalities
n university chairs, and one by Pro-,
fessor J. McKqen Cnltell, entitled "The
School nnd tho Family," In which, he
dlscuBH.es thq tendency of the school, to
break up tho family, nnd BUggosts.,n
femedy, Tio subjects treated editor
ially are; vyoicou uiuus; uiu im
ton Mason; Tho II. K dialling Labor
utoy of Western Reserve University;
Tho Convlcattort Wcok Meetings at thu
JohnB Hopkins Unlvorslty.
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1 Bulletin Business Office Phone 256.
Bulletin Editorial'Room-Phone 185.
IDEAL SLEEPING GARMENTS
Made of Flannelette. Ages 1 to 8,
We started on tho morning of tho
6th from 'Honolulu with a party of
six,, In the party wcro my mother
and father, Miss Lydln Gibbons, Mrs.
Marker of New YorK, waiter Bcrlu-
ner our chauffeur, and myself.
We started from Honolulu at 12
O'clocK.njid after bidding our friends
good-bye sat down to a good, hearty
idnchcon. Wo passed the afternoon
pleasantly and waited anxiously' for
tho dinner bell to ring. After din
ner we sat on deck a little whllo and
We arose enrly the next morning
lo witness tho beautiful scenery. I
hnve traveled all over tho United
Statos but huvc never In nil my .trav
els experienced such n sight as when
approaching the Islnnd of Hawaii,.
On arriving at IIllo we waited, for ou.
machine to be lowered from the
steamer. After a flve-ralnuto watt
we started off In. our machine.
We were directed to tho. Rainbow
Kails and arrived thero m llttlo be
fore the stage, It Is a very pretty
tight, but can't be compared with
JIM- HAM LCWIS
ExrCohgressman Is Bound
,. To. These, Wajer&i
Ex-Congressman ,Jlm.jHani Lowts
will, arrive In town on tho Siberia,
the Bulletin cables having nn
noupced.hlB departure, from San Fran
clbco with several other notables. Ho
Is presumed to be .on tha way to tho
Orient on a very Important mission,
as Iridlcntcd by the following dis
LOS ANGEi.ES, Cnllf., Dec. C
Colonej James Hamilton Lewis, Chi
cago lawyer and politician, Is hero
en route to tho Orient on a secret
mission,, the nature of whlch'hns.not
jet boon disclosed.
According to a Chicago newspaper
ColonelLewls Is bound for China and
Japan on business for the State De,-
nariiueni. iirmcu wun leiiera iium
President lloaeovclt nnd secretary
Boot, tho mission being, of such se
crecy that 'eVch Lewis' private, secre
tary waB In ignorance or lis ueinnx.
, Officials of the Stnto Department
In Washington todry declared that,
whatever tho, Colonel's business Is,
It Is not In any way connoted with
the Government nnd thn tho letters
from tho President and Secretary
Boot may be. merely the uBua) notes
of courtesy Introducing him to Far
Colonel Lewis left Chicago tw-p
weel.s ngo, traveling by way of New,
DrlpmiH. Ha will go to San Francis
co from here tomorrow and thence
to tho Orient a few, days later.
"I may say," said Colonel Lowls,
at the Alexandria today, "that I nm,
not engaged on'a mission thntjs nt
this time ot, nhy Immediate Impor
tance to tho' public. It is true that
I have some letters from Secretary
Boot and some others given me bv
direction ot'the president, but they
nre nothing, of nny public Interest,
If something develops later in, con
nection with thU matter which mny
bo of concern to the American peo
plo and It can bo made public, I shall
be glad to give It to the press."
Colonel LcwIb "declined to say to
whom his. letters woro nddressed or
anything regarding thcr Import.
It Is believed, however, tha,t mat-!
ters of very large Importance Having
to deal with the relations between
this country nnd. Japan nnd China
have been entrusted to Colonel Lew
RATHEP 8TRENUOU8. I
"Stop this Instant!" exclaimed, thp
old lady ns bIio passed tho crowd of,
bad boys on. tho lot. "What do ,ypu
mean by punishing that poor little
boj J" i
"Wo nln't punishing him, ma,'nm,
rrlnnpd tho londqr of tho gang.
"Hut you aro standing mm on ins
head until ho. is black In tho face."
"Dat nln't nut tin'. Wo nre, going, to
give ga show In old man Dooloy'p back
jnrd and, wo need a black-faco coined
Mrs"1 A. "When yon were first mar-
lied you , Used to cnll )Oiir husband
Mrs. Z" "Vcb, and now I call him
'd co-r.' "
Mrs. A Q radons, and why!"
Mfs. Z Because he goes to so ninny
I Blank books or all sorts, lodgers,
etc., manufactured by tho Bulletin
tho Niagara Falls, qr the falls In Yel
lowstone National Park,
Wo. then found the road ..to the
Volctnb House nnd made a record
that, wll )iod'all automobiles.
Wc went from Hllo.lo the'volcnno
Houbc In 1 hour 27 minutes.
On arriving nt the Volcano House
wo met one of the best and well
known managers In tho laud, Mr. De
mosthenes L)curgus. Vo were then
given n nice room. After clcnnlng
up, wo sat down to a lunch that can t
ho heal In nny part of the United
At 2 o'clock we started for tho Vol
cano on horseback, tin nrrlvlng nt
the Volcano the most wonderful sight
6n the whole earth met my eves. It
was n sea of fire, and that is all I
can say. N4o ono can express what
Is seen when jou look, down nbottt a
mile nnd see a sea of fire. I don't
expect to see a sight llko It In, all my
llfo. nnd I think Hint every person
that has the opportunity to Bee U
should certainly go,
IIIIIo, Jan. 7, '09.
DECIDES- RING GAME
: 1SQNE0F CHANCE
, vi v. . "; ,
Novel Hindu Case Gomes
t Up lit Police
Tho cases of n couple oflllndiis who
were, charged with conducting u gamb
lng game, and of n bunch of defend
nuts ot various nationalities, wio woiu
charged with plnvlng tho game, nrl-
traded much attention at tho sosstnn
of tho Polite Court this morning. The
plovers wero, for 25 cents, given 22
rings, which they threV ot n cloth on
which wero a number of coins ranging
from five cent pieces to a dollar. If
thoj-Ing completely surrounded a coin
,t was Blv,en to tho plavor, but, uccoru-
g to tho officers who made tho nr-
rests, tho plavers chances weio ex
cecdlngly slim. ,
Tho question was whether this was
a gnm'o of chance or ono of skill; tho
prosecution taking tho view that tho
former wub tho cnBe, whllo tho defense
Insisted that It was a game ot skill,
Tho quaint babu English Bpokcn by
ond of tho Hindus, :io was tha main
witness for tho defense, was n mlveltv
In the court, and tho way In which he
Juggled iioly-syllablcs was certainly a
wondur. On, cross examination ho was
asked tq try his. skill nt thq game-but
althoughhat throw a dumber of rlngB,
he was. npt successful,
One ot tho men running tho game
claimed that ha had called on ClileT of
DetectlvcB Kaluklcla, and that ho lind
sanctioned tho running of tho gime
which bad subsequently been run open
ly on tho Btreet for twenty-thrco days,
before, tho arrest was mado; but the
chief denied liavliu; given Mich., per
Tho Court found all tho defendants
guilty. The two HlnctiB In charge ol
tho game weru lined J25 encli, nnd tho
players SI each.
They woro skating.
"Darling." ho whispered, as they
l cached tho end of tho silvered lakp,
"what could bo grander than tho ring
"Why, or the ring of gold" Bald the
pretty girl with n deep red blush, nnd
11(0, next day tho cards, woro out.
, WtjBeg to Call Attention to
Our Large New biock
Gups & Saucers
These goods were, selected
with great care and comprise
the very best in, the art ot,
Sold singly or by the dozen.
TO MAKE ROOM FOR NEW GOODS.
Not REOALS, but other good makes,
MEN AND WOMEN'S OXFORDS '
AND LACE BOOTS.
All the Latest Styles in Black and Tan. $3.00 Shoes
at $2.50; $2.50 Shoes at; $2.00; $2.00 Shoes at $1.60.
LADIES AND MISSES' WHITE CANVAS TIES.
Regular, $3.00, selling at $2.50; $2.50 tics at
Regular $2.00, selling at $1.50; $1.50 ties at
MISSES AND CHILDREN'S SHOES.
$2.50 Shoes at $200; $2.00 Shoes at $1.50;
Shoes at $1.00.
MEN'S HOUSE SLIPPERS.
Some 00 Pain, left over from Christmas, selling nt
$1.25 per pair, The regular price is $2.50.
REGAL SHOE STORE,
MR., GEO. ORDWAY has full charge of
our Upholstering Department. Tele
phone 415 and Mr. Ordway will go to
your home and give you estimates of the
cost of the work you want done. All
work.doneby Mr. Ordway is of the very
COYNE FURNITURE CO., LTD.
MPL0YEES of the
Honolulu Gas Co.,
Ltd., have badges
hich they must show
when requested. :: ::
Customers, real or
prospective, arc eau
, tioned against allow
ing persons to enter
premises under the
pretext pf inspecting
the meter unless they
show badge or other
credentials. :: :: :: :;
LADIES' FELT HATS, FEATHERS,
RIBBONS, FLOWERS, CHIF
Are Sold at Very Reasonable Prices,
Wire Frames Made to Order.
30 KING ST.
Chas. R. Frazior
Phone 371. 122 King St.
'The Finest Bathing ontyje Beach."
' Meals At AllHours.
WINES, LIQUORS. ANB CIGARS.
W. 0. BERGIN,' Pprictor,
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We have a Special Table of ,
wliich we have reduced the price of:
Books Suitable for Birthday Gifts;
Books For Boys and Girls; Books of
the Very Best Reading from Lato j
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$1.0 TO $2.25 A PAIR.
Blom'S, Fort St.
Bulbs!. Bulbs! Bulbs!
Various Kinds of Flowering Bulbs.
Mrs. E.M. TAYLOR
THE FL0RIEST, HOTEL YOUNG Bid
' i Telephone .339.
WHOSE OX IS GORED.
The SUgar People:
Oli, ea, rovUo thu tariff, genti
Now, icill), wo Insist;
Hut when jou'ru going over things, T i
1'lc.iBu leave us off thu lint.
The Coal Darons:
Wo think tha turlfl should bo cut;
It Is too high by far;
However, when jou como to us i
Jtibt leave' us wheie wo uio.
The Steal Folks;
Hovlno thu tariff. It jou must;
It might bo done wo own;
Hut should our prodiictH meet our
1'leano let them qtilto alone.
Tho Tobacco Klnps;
Tho tailff ought to bo revised;
On Eomo things It's too high.
Wo'io satisfied tho wny It Is,
So kindly pass us by.
Every Protected lntere.it:
Yes, jcb, icvlbo tho tailff," slis;
Wo know It ought to bo,
Hut fix tho other follow ' lines
Wo'io quite contented, sco?'
Charles It. H.u nos In Now York
Bulletin Business Office Phoiw 25G.
Bulletin Editorial Room Phone 185,
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