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For Snn Francisco:
Alameda Jan. 20
Aurnngl Keb. 6
.Munnn Kob. 3
Nearly everyone reads a newspaper.
About nil the particular and discern
ing people in Honolulu read the
Bulletin. A Want Ad. in a pa
per like the Bulletin is sure to
reach people that can and will buy.
NOTHING MAKES BUSINESS SO QUIET AS A LULL IN ADVERTISING
VOL. XI. NO. 4213.
12 PAOES. HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 1909. 12 PAGES.
PRICE 5 CENTS.
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SENATOR PERKINS WRITES ON COASTWISE LAW
ELEVATOR OPERATOR'S HORRIBLE DEATH
TO BUSINESS MEN
BAN FRANCISCO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SENDS CABLE TO LOCAL
CHAMBER ADVISING AGAINST ACTION AOAINST THE
COASTWISE LAW LOCAL CHAMBERITES
Tho Honolulu Chamber of Com
merce linn received n purHomil letter
fioin United States Senator Perkins
In wlilcli lin uigcs in tlie strongest
teniiH ngulust any nctliiu on the part
of thin community townrd tin sus
pension of I lie constwlsit shipping
laws In tbvlr application to this Tcr
Supplementing this the Chamber
of Commerce received n cablegram
from tbc San l'runclsco Chamber it
Commerce strongly urging the iocnl
organization against reversing Its
oilglunl nctlnn fnvornble to tliu con
tlnuutlon of tho present law.
Thin letter and this cablegram
have for Mimo reason not been lunilo
piibllr but they nro considered of tho
utmost Importance to the Interests of
the Territory by those, who know
what Senator Perkins and the Han
' Tranclsro Chamber of Commerce liavu
dime Injusslsllng the Islands and re
sponding to reuuests from the Hono
lulu Chamber of Commeicu for sup
port, l'icsldeut Morgan when asked for
the letter and the cablegram respond
ed that they were private correspond
ence and the public bad nothing to
do with them.
The member of tho Chamber of
Commerce, who Informed thin paper
at the general Information contained
In the cabin and tho letter stated
that he considered them of tho ut
most Importance, Senator 1'erMni
has always been nu active worker
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FREAR TELLS HOW HIS
BILL MAY BE HELD UP
"It may bo posslblo to get tho bill
thiough Congress, although tills Is a
i.liort tension," said Covernor l-'reur
this morning, when nsked If ho
thought It possible that his bill
amending tho Organic Act might pass
Congress In tlmu to enable tbo local
Legislature to net under Its provi
sions. "Tho committees both gnvo It un
usually early hearings, owing to tho
fitct that I was In Washington ut the
time," added tho (lovernor. "Thoy
kbowed gieat Interest In It, but who
tber it will go through dining this
Ksslou or not depends mainly, on tho
piople of Hawaii."
The Governor wng nsked to specify
In what manner tho local people
ii'lght Influence the matter, and If
bu had lenticular teferenco to tbo
Democrats, who so farMutd been tho
only ones to make active kicks to
"No; tho opposition from the Dem
ocrats was to be expected," he an
swered, "but If ono or two Uepubll
(iins woro to complain to Washing
ton, lepresentlng that the mujoilty
or tho ItcpubllcaiiB objected to tho
bill If they should He, and say r.o.
then the pcoplo 'at Washington
would pifbably wait with taking ac
tion until they could obtain more Information.
"Some peoplo arc opposed to tho
bill becuuso It docs not go far
enough, while others object on gon
dii! principles. I don't suppose that
tho bill suits everybody, or that any
two persons agree us to what should
be included nnd what should be ex
cluded, or as to the form of tbo bill.
I might read It through a hundred
times nnd llnd somo little thing t
change each time, hut tbo question
Is us to whether tho bill should bo
enacted. Some of the provisions
therein woro recommended by rctolu
tlons of tho Legislature, others In tho
party pl.it forms, nnd still others by
tho Advisory Land Commission."
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 19.
SUGAR: 90 decree Centrifugals 3.67
cents, or $73.40 per ton. Previous
quotation (corrected) 3.689 cents.
BEETS: 88 analysis, 10s. 1 l-2d.
Parity 4.14 cents. Previous quota
tion, 10s. 3-4d.
Tho public meeting called by the
Civic Federation to ussIbI in tho sus
pension of tbo coastwkio shipping law
as applied to these Islands will be
held at 4 o'clock oh l"rlduy after
noonyiu the mnknl pavilion of the
This meeting Is being engineered
by W. .It. Castlo ns a committee of
ono from the Federation and he is
hoping to have a large assembly to
which to present the resolutions that
will be prepared for the occasion.
Thero Is no Indication at present
thut those In favor of the protection
of American shipping will make an
eflort to he present at the meeting or
tnko any part In its proceedings,
PETRIE NAMES THE
Cavalry May Participate
J. A. McCnndlesH has been appointed
chairman of tho Klnnncu Committee
for tho Floral I'urudc and steps will at
onco Im taken to start tho ball rolling
Director I'etrto Is now considering bis
appointments as chairmen of tho va
ilous other committees anil their
names will ho announced within u day
I'ctrln will got Into communication
with Colonel Schuyler, commanding
the Fifth Cnvulry. nt once, with the
low to securing his cooperation. It
Is desired that a large contingent of
cavalry tnko part In tho parade, a
prlzo will be offered, probably, for the
best appearing horse, or such other
point of excellence In tho nppcaranco
of tho troopers us the colonel my think
Tho automobllo section of tho parade
will bo one of tho great features this
year. A strong committee hns been up
I'olntcd to look after thut end. nnd
moro entries than oyer before oro ex
pected. Arrangements hnvo boen made with
Ilonlnu, who will make moving pictures
of tho ontlro parade.
THIS MAY BE BROUGHT BEFORE LEGISLATURE NEED FOR IT
SINCE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS MADE HAWAII A
STRONG MILITARY POST POSSIBLE WAR
GAMES IN FUTURE
One of the mnit 'Important mens
in os like
provision for nn InrAcnse of the Na
tional (lunrd to fully twelve compa
nies. Tho Importance of tho lalnnds as n
military center has brought with It
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan 20. The State Assembly lias postponed
consideration of the bills relating- to Jauancu! for one week
There Is every reason to bollove
ly to coma .before the com-1 ,nal lno "creuse or inn isnllonnl
. . i J.i.i..... in i (luurd will bo recommended by the
jn of the legislature will be ... . . . . ... ' , ..
tiw.riitiii in ma lufnaufit; iw me i.i'H
It Is ulso expected that the move
ment will meet with general en
dorsement from the. legislators of not
only Oiihu but from Maul nnd Ha-
lesponslbllltlcs for tho citizens of the wall, where the National Guard
Territory and It l expected that I movement has become Increasingly
their representatives In the Leglsln- j popular. Kauai also may hhve u com
turo will pnss tho necrssury laws and .piuiy. ns thero lire, enough young men
appropriations to fullQI this As wnsuuouud I. lime and vicinity to make
pointed out In uddress before the up a llrst-class company.
Chamber of Commerce by n visiting When the (lunrd Is brought up to
military officer, many of the forts the strength that Is deemed proper
of tho Islands should bo manned by for Hie Territory there Is no doubt
local volunteer soldiery or mllltla, ithnt some ery Interesting maneuvers
men who uro schooled In handling In the wiir game will be held on this
the big guns and ready tu responcriu Inland nnd on this port. Tho local
time of need. I mllltla cooperating with the regular
Tho position of tio uuthorltliM lsAimy troops stationed here and tbo
presumably that the local mllltla murines will bo ablo to mnko ciulto a
idiould be brought up 'o u numeilcal showing In the line of defense. The
force and Htandurd of elllrtency In ! Nuvy will ulso bo Included In tho
keeping with tho standing of this mil wur games, unit this may come even
Itury nud naval center lu the Nu-i before tho 1'ourl Harbor wrtresscs
tlou.il nM of defeiO. arc completed to fumlsh a iWe.
The appropriation' that will bf re- With Taft as President It Is .cejr
qulred Is of course considerable, but tain that his administration will cur
dle exact amount to bo nsked will , r forwnrd with especial vigor tho
probably not bo known until thai plans outlined by tho Itoosovelt ad
general plau Is laid out by the (lov-1 ministration for strengthening tho
crnor and tho onicers of the National I position of the country lu tho I'u
(luard. clflc nud especially Huwall,
SPRINGFIELD, 111., Jan. 20. The Legislature has come to it dead
lock on the vote on United States Senator. A determined light is being
r.iade to defeat Senator Hopkins for re-election.
STONE IS RE-ELECTED
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Jan. 20. Win. J. Stone was today reelect
ed U. S. Senator.
23 Met Death
CHICAGO, III Jan. 20. Twenty-three men perisjicd today under the
lake watercrib which was destroyed bv I1 re.
WAS ONLY CLOUDBURST
SOLID WHITE AND STRIPED
tpc and Jp Ovl
These are nil new Spring- Goods, and correctly tailor
ed in the Spring Fashions.
Take a look at them in out windows then come in
and try on a pair. They give a stunning effect with a
Will be our next fruit boat to
Island Fruit Co.,
When you put off
making out your will
became "there's plen
ty of tlmo for THAT,"
you are forcing your
family to take a risk
of losing the estate.
There's no reason
for putting It off when
we are willing to pre
pare your will free of
LIFE OUT OF MAN
FRIGHTFUL ACCIDENT IN FREIGHT ELEYAT0R OF Y0UNO HOTEL.
MAN WAS ALONE AND DEATH APPARENTLY DUE TO
HIS OWN CARELESSNESS
With no ono at hand to heed his des-
tnlrlntr Hlirlnk. Jack Wullea. all elevnt-
or boy employed at tho Young Hotc),
wus crusiieu 10 ueuiu uy niu uugti tu (
tho freight elovator shortly after fi'
o'clock this morning. I
There wus no ono present when tho
Occident occurred, and tho cact par
ticulars will probably not or bo known.
Death must hnvo been almost Instan
taneous, for when discovered, tho re
mains of tho unfortunate lad weiu but
u mass of battered flesh uud shattered
Wailca was tho oicrator of tho pas
senger elovator at tho King street
entrance of tho Young. It was his
custom, however, to go to tho freight
elovator mornings and rullovo tho op
erator there, giving him an opportun
ity to go out to breakfast,
Wailca did so this morning,-and was
evidently Just leaving for bis own
post when thu accident occurred.
It Is customary to leavo tho elevat
ors, when not running, nt tho second
floor of tbo hotel, tho door being
closed and fastened. According to the
theory of hotel employes, Walloa must
have sturted to leuvu tho elovator at
thu second Hour, Intending to allow the
car to run to thu bottom, This ho
could do by reaching Inside tho shaft
uud stopping ttio machinery ul thu
Kvlilently ns ha stepped from tho
descending cur, hu tripped, nnd, before,
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P.S. Feb. 0. will be Tag Day P.S.
MANILA, P. I., -Jan, 20. The reported volcanic eruption of Lagnas
in Tayabas Province proves to have been nn "exsgtrated report of a
OUTLAW ESCAPES DEATH
MANILA. P. I., Jan. 20. Pape Isio. the outlaw who was sentenced
to die on Friday, has been reprieved.
EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS CONTINUE
SMYRNA. Asia Minor. Jan. 20. The carthauake shocks at this
REGGIO, Italy, Jan, 20. Seveial shocks of enrthouakc were exne.
rienced here today.
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CALIFORNIA SWEPT BY FLOODS
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.. Jan. 20. The storm nrcvaiHns throuL'hout
the State continues unabated. Thousands of acres arc flooded.
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ONE MORE CALHOUN JUROR
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 20. Tho fourth juror for the trial
of Patrick Calhoun was tentatively accepted today,
CH1Y0 MARU RECORD
WE DO THE
because we have the boys who realize
the value of Time. We should have
A Little of Yours.
SERVICE. PHONE 3G1.
FRENCH GUM DROPS.
ALEXANDER YOUNG CATE.
Tho record smashing inn of the
Chi jo Muru Is continuing Though
thu vessel lias not made Mich
tlmo during tho last twenty-four
hours ns slio did during thu hist 4
f thirty-six, she Is still keeping iiji
n lively clip nnd her average, up
to 9 o'clock last night, hs been
sovciitiuu and a halt inilo un
A wireless received Inst night nt
9 o'clock gave tho CIiIjoh loca-
Hon as 1050 miles out, lu latitude
f 30 dog. HO lulu, north uud long!-
tudo 141 deg. west.
It Is now helloved that the C'lil
f "o w' Hinsh all existing uvmls
t- between here and Sun Fiutirlnco
to bits, and will mako tho run In
considerably under six days. -t-
Mercedes Duvaiichello u.ikJIiIh after.
ijoii grained n ilecren of dUorco from
Kiigeno Diivnuchelte on grounds of fail
ure to provldo.
Tho jury could not agreo In thu
case of James II Parrisb, nu Owcus
boio, Uy, banker, tried nt llawos
vllle, K., for receiving deposltu
when his bank, tbo Oweusboro Sav
ings ll.-uik and Trust Company, wus
John Holib Mutdoch, a member of
a piomlnetit family ut I'lttsburg,
committed suicide In tho Micy Hou
pltal of that city.
John T liy, husband of Hva ly.
n stage wonder worker," committed
Milcido nt Oakland, Cnl,
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