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BVEN1N0 I1ULV.ET1N, HONOLULU, TVlt., 8A.TUROAYr.MAH.k27, -180(1.
Aa,TuHl WEEKLY ruidishr-d bj 31. Ll.tl IN PUBLISHING 00 l.'IU.
At 1120 Kin? Strict HoJ "ilu Terntor) of Hawaii
M.'jr ertry -la) eu-tpt Sundny Weeklj iMued un Tuesday of cues wetl
MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESI.
Vailuco 12. Piirrlnuton, - - Editor
SUBSCRIPTION RATES PAYABLE IN ADVANOI,
e, Month, anywhere In tj S. ....8 7H
Jr Quartet, atiywhcr. In U S, . 3.oo
rt Year, ai.vhare InUS H.ou
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OlltCULATION LAKQSST OF ANY
in the Territory
t Editorial Rooms,
When the President of the United
ales Rets out nnd make, speeches
t the ship subsidy, ou mny nmke
your mind that the merchant mar-
Is not KOlng to dlo without n rip
mrtlng struggle. It will live and
- . . v
Fliorlft Jarrott cannot nlTonl to re-
:tiln Indifferent to tho demand for
oru competent protection of llonolu-
I .i from thieves. Tho people generally
i :e satlstlcd that the Sheriff lias an In
oimpetcnt dctcctho force Certain!)
I t desired results nro not forthcom.
It Is up to Jnrrett nnd lie should
MONEY FOR THEJOBOOLS HIOT.
I Tho present Legislature Is making
I : nt a few changes In the appropriation
i i.ullcles hitherto followed.
Let tis suggest a still further l:-.
1 In neasly every town, county, city
' und State of tho Union, tho coplo de-1
cldo what they need ror tho proper
I conduct of their public schools and
, loy a tax accordingly. -
I Tho school needs nnd tho school tax
como first. Then, other matters of
M iivtinnci nrn ilanlt ti liK nnnrmllni i
y An.nr- mu ucui i nit itvwiuiiib yr
tho condition of tho public purse nnd
the willingness ot the property owners
to pay taxes.
jj ' Hawaii has not yot adopted the In-
telllgcnt taxation system Hint prevails
5 on tho mainland.
8 Hawaii's legislators can, howovcr.
follow tho mainland principle in np- tlon for tho convictions of others thnt
proprlatlng for tho public schools. j has gained them support. The peoplo
Let tho public school appropriation 'of Hawaii, taken us u wtiolo, accept tho
bill ho separnto nnd distinct from tho j liquor traffic as n necessity, und they
general appropriation for tho Terrl- j will not approve legislation or public
tory. Pass the dcIiooI uppiuprlullons' policies that refuse full incasuro of
In tho same manner as the approprla
tlon for tho Alaska-Yukon Exposition
and tho appropriation for tho enter
tainment of distinguished lsltors.
Then distrjbuto what Is left nccordlng
to tho necessities of tho various do-
SJj partments which tho remaining In-
I , come can meet.
I - If this systvm be objected to, what
i good causo can any American citizen
I gle for not putting tho public schools
' r flrst nnd making nmplo financial pro-
' visions for them?
, Let tho man who objects to Iho pub-
lie school as deserving of first placo
I In the American system of government
and public finance, speak up.
j THE LIQUOR QUESTION. '
I Tho vote of tho House t'rlday after
noon marks a probaldo period In the
I liquor legUlutlon of tho present bos
I slon, but It does not.settlu the liquor
problem of this Territory.
Tho voto of the Houto means that
j tho liquor flght will bo n wlilo or en
I scrlmmago rlgntecn moiitlni heiKo mi
less there are radical changes In tho
I administration of tho present law.
whereas tho passaga.of tho amend
ments from which Iho objectlnnnblo
flro had been drawn would undoubted-
- ly havo successfully headed off a gen
ft oral, political liquor strugglo nt the
u; next election,
Jv Tho present illscimslon hns brought
V clearly to the minds of Intelligent nnd
tj tolerant persons that tho community
fj hns.no sympathy with tho despotic ex-
crclso of arbitrary iionor that has
j marked Iho career of tho Oahu County
. Uoard of Liquor Cnnunlssloncrs.
Tho restgiiatloiis of Commissioners
J llnllcnlynu and Campbell enn bo con
X slder'ed In no other light than recog.
v. nltlou of tho-fnet that tho community,
5 1 tho nverugo tolerant nnd fulr-mlnd
r ed citizens does not believe In and
ti vylll not support iho particularly arbl-
rft ifary nets oi mo local Hoard.
i Tho situation In tho County of Oahu
tJ may bo somowhat tempered If tho Gov
tf) ernor makes good selections for tho
J vacancies nnd tho reorganized Hoard
carries out u roasonahlo policy. Ily
y reasonable wo mean a policy that will
i find Biipport In a coniniunlty that iloos
f not bcllovo in prohibition of tho liquor
(J traffic, but does uphold Its control In
an n manner that acknowledges tho"prlii-
ji clples of a fair deal.
v Hut correction in this County will
not settle tho liquor problem,
ij It cannot bo reasonably supposed
Jj (hat tho peoplo of tho County of Katial
jl will long bo satisfied with tho method
. X of ndnilnlstratlon of tho liquor law
, there. Kauiil lias no retail saloons, He-
pifjwiMMl. Jlut it Is known nnd tho offl-
WmfwimtfL:, d&k " ' pJ& '. toMMP ,un-- - -. ' --tffliiiiiiritife MJMlTOiiiffii lit
Per Sit Moulnt .Bo
Per Year, anywhere In US t.oo
Pel Year, anywhere In Cauda, .. I. Bo
Per Year poaipald, (omen a.oo
fcntmd at the foitofficf it Honolulu
u tfcoiH) cIvj mttcr
MARCH 27, 1009
data know that tho County ot Knual
has blind plgg by tho dozens, There
arc oer fifty places dlapenslni; Intox-
Icatlng liquors In the County of Kauat
.today. This paper Is satisfied that
tho officials know It, nnd tolerate It
And In the same breath, people who
support this method of administration
I'rotend to hold wholesale liquor deal-
" "t to scorn for selling to blind
Tho practical administration of tho
law In Kauai Is somewhat like certain
towns, cities nnd counties of mainland
prohibition Slates, where sentiment
""Ppons n iimo -conscience icgisia
.lion" but recognizes tho necessity for
violation o.f the law. There Is really
'edged us best, nnd Is discredited only
when It Is not consistently followed
I Tho liquor problem of tho Territory
is not as closo to a nioro satisfactory
settlement ns It woufd be were
, tho unicnded Bcnnto bill passed It Is
very clear now that tho liquor question
'two jcars henco will bo very much In
( politics, from which It could have been
I largely eliminated by tho proposed
Our radical friends of course will not
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t'Miuu til 10. 1 liV IlUtUI UUIU1. U11J
thing, nnd go forward In their mistak
en way doing moro harm than good to
the causo of real temperance.
So far as tho principal liquor Inter
ests nro concerned In this lntest con
test, their attitude has been marked
by n conservative tono and consider,!'
fair play to men who carry largo In
estments in liquor stock to meet tho
demands of tho public.
This docsio't suit tho vlows of some
of our radical friends but It Is never
theless tho fact.
How mnnj of our citizens, worried
over prcsent-dny evidences of nntl
forclgu feeling, rcallzo that country
wide outbreaks against foielgncrs are
almost as old as the Nation?
Thfa Is re-called to public atten
tion by a discussion of tho nntl-Jap-ancse
legislation reviewed In "Tho
World Today" by Samuel Macclin
tock of tho University of Chicago.
Our "outbroaks" nro civilized expres
sions, except for tho riots, or a com
munity conviction that tho citizen Is
entitled to first place and preserva
tion against encroachments.
It Is worth noting that nono of
tho nntl-allen movements have been
long sustained with tho exception of
tho Chlncso exclusion.
"Thero lin.vo been threo wide
spread, nnti-forclgn movements In
this country previous to tho present
one," writes Prof. Maccllntock. "The
first of these culminated In the Justly
unpopular Allen nnd Sodltlon Acts
of 1798. Tho second came to a head
In tho early fifties In tho so-called,
know-nothing, all-Amerlcnn, or na
tivlstlc movements. Stricter Immi
gration laws, tho exclusion of aliens
from holding land nnd especially of
fice, a denial of tho right of tho
Federal Government to grant privi
leges to aliens by treaties if such
rights Interfered with tho domestic
Institutions of n Stute, wcro all urg
ed as a part of tho program of tho
time. This agltutlon soon passed
away, owing to tho abounding pros
perity nnd optimism ot tho country,
nnd to tho great controversies pre
ceding tho Civil Wnr.
"Tho third nntl-allen movement
was that which culminated In nn
net of Congress In 1887 prohibiting
nllens from acquiring and holding
real estate In tho Territories or tho
District of Columbia. It was claimed
ot the time that nllons wero acquir
ing vaBt tracts -of land In tho West
ern States und Territories and woro
building up a system of absentee
landlordism Incompatible with our
democratic Institutions nnd tho fu
ture best Interests nt tho Individual
American citizen. Tho supporters of
this Fodcrnl legislation confidently
expected that it would bo followed
by similar measures In h' Stales,
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Illinois did follow with ryi act In tho
same year providing for tho escheat
ot land acquired by aliens unless
such aliens should take steps within
a reasonable length of time to ac
quire American citizenship.
"Tho expectation, however, of any
widespread movement ot this kind
was doomed to disappointment,
though thcro were sporadic out
breaks from tlmo to time against for
eigners. Almost Immediately after
tho passage ot the Federal act, an
ngltntlon began for Its repeal or mod
Ideation. This was urged by the
very States and Territories which
had In the beginning clamored for
the law. They soon came to realize
that tho law worked to their Injury
by driving capital Into places whero
such statutes did not prevail. In
time, bo many modifications and ex
ceptions were made to the act, that
Its common-law provisions as to alien
ownership were, for all practical pur
poses, repealed, and tho Territories
stand on substantially the same basis
as to. such matters as do 'tho States
which never had nny prohibition ot
alien land-ownership. '
"During the eighties, also, thero
came a violent agitation directed
against tho Chinese In particular. In
the period of expansion following tho
Civil War, tho Celcstjnln caruo In
largo numbers, and were employed
In the rapid building up of the West,
nnd especially on the trnnscontlnent
al railroads. Uy tho early eighties,
bowevcr, tho feeling that tho Chinese
could never bo assimilated, and that
If allowed to contlnuo to pour Into
tho country they would, In a short
time, practically exclude the whites,
Alapail Strcot 12G.
Kaplolanl St. (For Adults Only)
Cor. Pltltol and Wilder Ave. J3G
Two bai gains In MANOA VALLEY
EIGHT I0TS AT KAiMUKI
A Good Iluy!
COE. FOBT AND MEBOHAHT ST8.
MILES OF SEA BRIDQED BY ONE
led to mob violence against them, to
restriction, and excluslvo mensuics
on tho part-of municipal nnd State
governments, and finally to the pas
sage, ot Federal legislation, directly
In 'contravention of their treaty
gunrnntees, excluding Chlncso labor
ers absolutely from entering tho
"Will tho sumo general course- be
pursued with regard n the Jnpnnesc?
Many ot tho elements In tho situa
tion aro the same, but It Is evident
that the Administration Is trying to
profit by tho previous cxpcrlonco nud
to find a peaceful solution, honorable
to both nattonB.
"A Federal statute excluding Jap
anese from entering the country
would, supersede the treaty now In
force, but would undoubtedly prove
most offonslve.to that proud nnd vn
HantjpeQpicV' It might easily" pro
voke Japan to war. Nevertheless,
tlioi'JnpVhcWj laboring class must, by
soino arrangement, bo permanently
excluded. wThe; peoplo on tho Const
do not Want them any moro than
they, 'want the Chinese, and their
Wishes Inline matter should orevall,
as 'it Is peculiarly their problem. If
mo jjapanojejnn noi do kcpi out
otherwise, they should bo excluded
by Coagress., y,Tho nttempt on the
pnr't.of 'ihci'lndlvldunl States to ex
clude thefflj from tho school, from
Holding lanunnu irom tno otner pos
sibilities mentioned Is, however, un
timely, provoratlvo ot enmity, and
the most at It unronstltutlonnl. It
Is to bo hoped, therefore, thnt tho
Federal Government, which ntono Is
competent to dcnl with foreign na
tions, will act promptly and decis
ively, maintaining, on the ono hand,
friendly relations with a peoplo wor
thy of being regarded n equals,
and, nt the'samo time, excluding for
ever an overshadowing Influx ot
their laboring class Into our coun
HE IT ENACTED nY THE LEOIS
LATUIIE OF-THE TEMUTOrtY OF
Section 1, -jTlip following sums of
money, amounting, (o Ono 'Million Six
HiimlrOft Rlvtv.nlnn TrTmiflnnri Fimr
Hundred Nlritfjftwo. aiift 82-lotf Dol
lars ($1,669,42.82) aro 'hereby' appro
priated out or any moneys wnicn may
bo received by the. Treasurer for or
on account of tho Loan Fund during
the biennial period ending Juno 30,
1911, Incluslvo of any balanco which
may bo brought forward from tho pre
vious biennial 'period.
Island of Hawaii:' fllllo Water
WorkB. $2779b6-.07J' Hllo Sewerage,
X20.141.00; Hllo Wharf, J78.1S0.00;
Hllo Union School, 165,000.00; Addi
tion to Hllo Jail, $10,000.00; Honokaa
Court House. $8,500.00; Honokaa Jail,
$1,500.00; Honokaa Water Works,
$9,454.10; Wnlohlnu Court Houso, $8,
500.00; Wnlohlnu Jail, $1,500.00; Kal
lua Water Works, $5,302.22; Kallua
Jail, $2,000.00; Napoopoo Wharf, $18,
245.00; Mahukona Wharf, $5,000.00;
Honuapo Wharf, $15,b00.00; Laupa
hochoo Jail, $1,500.00; Laupahoehoo
Jailor's Cottage, $600.00, Total $278,-
Island of Maul: Kula Pipe Line,
$100,000.00; Kahtilul Wharf, $76,000..
00; Wnlluku and Kahulul Water
Works and Reservoir, $38,011.18; La.
halna Water Works, $9,031.36; Lahal
na Court House, $25,000.00; Ihalna
Sewerage, $22,609.12; Hana Pino Lino,
$20,000.00; Lahalna Reclamation, $21,
G13.60; Makawao, Pauwcln and Pala
Water Works, $30,000.00. Total $342,
165.26. Island of Molokal: Leper Settle
ment Water. Works. $5,800.00: Homo
for Girls of Leprous Pnronts, $25,000.
00; Kalaupapa Wharf,, $2,500.00; Ka-
laupapa Dioakwatcr, $5,000.00. Total
Island of Kauai: Hanapepo School
liouso, $50,-000.00; Hanapepo Jail, $1,.
600.00; Llhuo Court Houso. $40,000.00:
Llhuo Jal, $9,633.00; Walmca River
Embankment, $18,000.00; Walmea Wa
tor Works. $5,060.00; Kapon Water
Works, $8,367100; Hanalol Wharf. $9..
780.00;' Handlol Water" Works, $6,
132.28; Kapaa''lrrlgatlon Project, $25,-
THURSDAY. APBIL 1ST
AT 8 O'CLOCK.
Patterns of Linen, Mull, and Pique.
000 00; Purchase. Knlfthco Water
works, $16,000.00; Wnlmea Jail, 2f
600.00. Total $190,972.28.
Island of Oahu: Judiciary nul dime
$76,000.00; Knuluwcla School, $66,000
00. Honolulu Harbor: Dredging, $T8,
324.70; Sea-wall Ojucen Street, $14,
OOO.OOi Wilder' Wharf, $27,600,001''
Ilrowors' .Wharf, $7,600.00; Boronson-
Wharf, $4,114.00; Richard Street
Wharf, $60,118.00; 'Kckunnaoa Whnrf,
$79,990.00. Honolulu Water Worksi(
Nuuanu Power Station nnd Electric
Plant, $50,000.00; llcrctnhlit Pumping.
Station, Installing High Lift Pump,
Force Main, $60,685.00; Vcnturl Mo-.
tors, etc., $5,000.00; Maklkl Rescrvolrj
$4,000.00; Kallhl Valley Auxiliary1
Electric Pump, $3,600.00; Kalmukf
Reservoir and Forco Main, $10,300.00!
New Reservoir, Punchbowl, $50,000.
oo; Piping system, $134,708.76; sewer
Extension, Honolulu, $19,616.43; Lua
lualcl Water Supply, $2,600.00; Wala
lua Court Houso) $11,600.00; Walalua!
Jail, $1,500.00. Total $819,656.89.
Grand Total $1,669,492.82 '
Section 2. It Bhall bo lawful fof
tho Treasurer to contlnuV to maku
payments In'-accordanco with tho. nps
proprla'tlons authorized by this Act
from any unexpended balance until
tho wholo of tho sums herclnbcfor
appropriated nro expended as herein
provided. But should any government
OfDclnl divert thn mtrrma nt nhV nunrni
prlatlon. or nny part thereof, above
cost of construction of such work, t6
nny other purpose, ho shall bo guilty
Section 3. Every contract for con
structing public works, or for furnish
ing material therefor amounting to
Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) or
moro, shall bo awarded to tho lowest
responsible bidder who shall furnish
a sufficient bond only upon public ad
vertisement for tenders; nnd no pub
lic work or requirements for material
therefor shall bo divided or parcelled
out for tho purposo of evading the
provisions of this section.
Section 4. All agreements or con
tracts made and entered Into by any
offlcor of tho Territory of JIawaJI bjf
or under which public money Is to" b?
exiicnded, shall bo void nnd of no of
feet, unless tho Auditor shall endorss
his 'certificate .that thcro remains un
expended and unapplied, a balnrico 18
tho rund or appropriation already
mado fort such purpose, sufficient to
cover tho amount Involved in such
contract or ngreement.
Section 5. Any public official who
shall falsely certify or approvo for
payment any bill or voucher against
nny Itom of this Act, shall bo deemed
guilty ot a misdemeanor, for which
tho offender shall, on, conviction thcro-
oi, uo nncu not less tnnn Ono Hundred
Dollars nor moro than Ono Thousand
Dollars. District .Magistrates shall
navo jurisdiction in all cases under
Section 6. This Act shall tako ef
feet from and after tho dato of.ItB ap
proval, i --,, - .-..
'..Frank" Mclhtyro's liouso -on, Nuti
anu street was gone through ,bV a
""" ,' ouuiiiK uurmg'ino ni-
senco of the family. Mrj Alcln(yre
on returning about 10 p. m. noticed
at onco that tho bouBc was disorder
ed. Tho bureau drawers wero open
apd things strewn about tho place.
I- Upon Investigation It was found
that a diamond pin, somo, cuff-buttons,
and an amount of cash could
not bo located. Thn nollce worn In.
formod nnd detectives wcro nt onco
put on the case. Tho houso had not
been trfoken Into, n koy evidently bo.
Ing used. Mr. Afctntyro generally
places tho key In a spot known to
tho rest of tho family, and whoever
returns first gets tho key and opons
tho door. 1' looks as It someone
who Is aware ot this fact took ad
vantage of the family's absence to
go through the house. Money was
evidently tho object of the search,
as somo other Jewelry was not touch
ed. The Weekly Edition of the Evening
Bulletin gives a complete lummary of
tho news of the day.
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