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I.urllno April 21
Per Ami Francisco:
llilonlnn April !!0
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Maraaw April 27
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people stop advertising that's
what makes their business dull.
Say Every Successful Merchant in
Honolulu uses the BULLETIN.
330 EDITION yu want t0 find ' b-y ' swaP ' or scI' jt the Bulletin will do it quicRcr
VOL. XI. NO. 4288.
1-1 PAGES. HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 1009. 1-1 PAGES.
PRICE 5 CENTS.
"GRAFT" PROBERS REPORT TO WASHINGT
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"Be it Resolved, That a Special Committee to consist of three mem
bers be appointed by the President of the Senate to thoroughly investi
gate into certain charges made against the conduct and administration
of affairs by certain officers employed by the Board of Agriculture and
Forestry, such Committee to have full power necessary to make .h
investigation searching and complete and to have authority to incur such
expenses as may be necessary therefor; said Committee to report back its
findings to the Senate, together with any recommendations which it may
Llko a lightning flash from a
cloudless sky tho foregoing resolu
tion, Introduced tills morning by Sen
titor I'nlmcr Wooda of Iluwnll, fell
cm the Senato. lCvcu the President
exhibited some signs of surprise, and
Miggcstcd thnt tho resolution might
well go to a committee. No ono put
the suggested motion, so thcro was
nothing left for tho President but
to put tho question.
The motion passed without oppo
Call All Forces To
KUH16", "Washington :
Believe passage canned pineapple
duty as reported PayneJiill essential
to preservation Hawaiian pineapple
industry. Use every effort secure
restoration original clause.
HONOLULU CHAMBER OF
Make every possible effort to secure
canned pineapple duty as reported
in Payne bill.
Thu cnblc-wlres were heated up
yesterday by tho Merchants' Associa
tion nnd the Chamber of Commerce.
to bring every posslblo Influence to
bear to gain a fair protection for tho
Hawaiian pineapple. The news con
tained In Dolcgnto Kuhlo's calilo
shows thnt the Hawaiian pines must
fight to vyjn. Tho retention of tho
Olngloy tariff provisions means that
the plne-prodiirnrB of Slngaporo nnd
other of the very cheap labor coun
tries will contlnuo to compcto on un
even tcims unfavorable to tho Amer
ican produit unless Congress can be
Hawaii has a fighting chnnro.
Thcro Is yet tho oto of tho Sennla
to be taken and tho Confercnco Com
AN assortment of
" the nifty ties
such, as ajre being
worn by fashionable
New Yorkers this
CORNBR OF PORT aad HOTEL STS.
sition, nnd President Smith named
'Senators Woods, Chllllngworth, nnd
i Knudscn to undcrtnko tho Investiga
tion. t That Fomo of tho other members
if tho Seiinto wero In Woods' confi
dence, and wero expecting tho reso
lution, was evident, but what thcro
may bo behind tho chmgc3, nnd who
makes them, ns well ns who they nro
leveled at, wero matters concerning
which no ono was ready to proffer
mittee. Tho Chamber of Commerce-
cabled to tho Son Francisco Chamber
of Comracrco and Senator Perkins
nnd other friends of the Islands who
can bo depended upon to uso every
effort to promote prosperity In tho
Islands over which tho Flag flics.
Documentary ovldenco to tho ef
fect thnt tho Sonnto's action In re
fusing to confirm tho appointment of
Treasurer Campbell hns not met with
tho unqualified approval of tho busi
ness men of Honolulu, was presented
to tho Scnnto this morning In , tho
form of a resolution condemning tho
turning down of tho offlclnl. Tho
communication was signed with a
long list of unniPK, representing n
large number of tho leading bunking
nnd mercantile, establishments of
tho city as well as tho Inter-Island
Steam Navigation Company.
J. J. Wllllnms has tho negatives of
Honolulu residences mado by Mr. Kb
erts. Duplicates may be had. Order
by street mid number.
k. .-.-.l , if
Kaleo, Whom Kaleiopu Insisted Should Be
I rans ate. Appears cetore ijratt Committee. And Has Io.' ",.,tar c" ro ;T" "yflf"a 0,r
' J IKulrchlld, who, on behalf of tho ml-
Srvnlr Thrnuoh Tnt-prnrcter - Mfmh?r Frnm Fifrh Ts " iM,wcr'' wl, occu'' tho ""-stairs
Recalled""Investigaticns Concluded Results Obtained
Tho (irnft Commlttvu concluded Its
Investigations this morning nnd "III
submit Its report to tho Ilouso next
Monday morning. This roKrt will
contain n recommendation that a copy
of tho rciiort ho sent to Washington. I
This may or may not Imply that tho'
commltteo has conio to tho conclusion ,
thnt It U needless nnd unwlitn to con
tlnuo any longer thu dual lauguago
8stcm In tho House, with its added
oxpenso and tho opportunities It af
fords for irregularities and iiosslblo
Tho commltteo In Its. Invest Igitlons
However far off tho track tho Sen
ato may hnw wandered In making up
tho appropriation bill, It has boeu de
cidedly economical In tho cppcndlturo
of Its own expemo funds. With only
nlno days of tho session jet facing It,
tho iippor chamber his still on hand
tnoro than half of tho money allotted
to It at tho beginning of tho term.
Up to data there has hecu paid out
of tho funds appropriated for tho ex
penses of tho Senate, both from tho
.Territory nnd from tho United States,
Just JIH,G12.D!. A trial balnnco was
mado this morning nnd these wero tho
losulllng figures. Tho tmm of $30,000
was appropriated to cover tho
1 coses of tho sixty day session.
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ness office. These are the telephone
numbers of th Bulletin office.
T I ' .III
The value of a home consists
in the eomfort 70a are able
to derive from it.
A well-located lot, with an
unpretentious houte upon it,
all your own, it the surest
start for a home that hu real
Come in and invectigate
tome of the choice buildtitg
aiies we now have listed. It
will be worth your while.
REAL ESTATE DEPT.
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D FORT STREET
baa uncovered no big gr.ift, but It his
heard testimony thnt lndlcatit tint
If thcro has boon no nctual graft, tlicru
has lui'ti something. In n petty wny.
closely nppronchlng It.
Knlntopii Istho mombor wliu ,.'ln
hardest hit by what has been divulged
before tho committee, It being con
cluslvuly proved that ho did .work for
which Kalco tho translator -who rau't
traiiblntc knowingly mid willfully nc
rcptcd pajment, and thnt Kiilulopu,
for soma reason not satisfactorily ox-
plained, ;Bvo orders that nil his bljls
hualil"bo,.Klven for t,vuas.lntlo.mt(iahlB
Tho first term of tho Clruml Jury sit
this morning nnd found trtio hills
against tho following: Peter Nawnl,
burglary In first nnd second dofireo;
Antonio Heycs, rnpoj Kmory Harris,
assnult with a deadly weapon.
With referenro to tho Yoshltnro Abo
case, which failed through an error
(Continued oa Pk 3)
Kntlro- change at tho I 'ark theatre
this evening. A Hawaiian sextette
ia snail anaatitiss unitary osti
taiatn. Lmt nitm for aettVesy
Island Fruit Co.,
n s. xnra. mem is.
Seats for the
ay e had Btronfh this ofiM and
at a flifht advaaee ore Mia refulua
wit of tiekeU. TkoM will be ao
BKVI0E. PHOira 361.
NEW SHIPMENT OF HI0H GRADE, IMPORTED
BPRma MATTRESSES, FOR WOOD 02 IRON BEOS
JUST RECEIVED. - ' ' , J iu.d
J. Hopp fc Co.,
- . 185 K3NQ ST.
Given All His Bills To
translator who can't speak IShRllsh.
Kalclopu'a sworn testimony of
Thursday was absolutely at variance
with thnt of Corron nnd Kollctt who
had books, vouchers' and receipts to
bark up their statements.
No evidence of bribery has bc.n dis
covered. It has been brought out that Federal
money Is being spent to pay for trans
lation work, nnd thnt tho clerk of the
Journal Committee., who ts getting out
the Hnwnllnn Journal, la being paid
out of 1'Vdoral fimds, contrary to thu
(Continued on. Pact 8)
Koriuor Vlcc-I'resldent Kalrbanks
will bo officially welcomed by tho Sen
nto when ho arrives hero on Friday
next, Senator McCarthy this morning
Introduced a resolution calling for tho
appointment of 11 commltteo to wcl
conio and nsslst In tho entertainment
of the distinguished visitor.
President Smith, In commontlng on
tho resolution, snld thut It was de-
(Continned on Page 2)
''Courtesy and Prompt
Attentien to Patrons"
is the standing order ia our
Please let ns demonstrate.
A. Y. CAFE
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BILL NOW IS PAU
Measure Is Well Stuffed
Slst Dav Morning Session
With tho Hcuntu Mil up for third
I r cail In it. nil sorts of efforts were
mado to Imhitor tho already wcll-sluf
ion mensuro a niiio limner uu. mo
part of the Capitol, moved to Insert
an 1cm of 7G,000 for repairs to the
Judiciary building In tho bill.
After a whole lot of scrapping tho
Item wns Included, there being side
remarks to tho effect that tho Con
ference Committee would reject tho
Then came n request for $12,000
for tho l!o)s' Industrial School This
was squelched In short order Mnke
kau managed to get $13,500 for u
wharf at Mahukonn, but Ilakcr's try
for an $18,000 landing nt Nnpoopoo,
brought forth an exclamation of dis
may oven from tbe President
Kalrchlld got In $10,000 for tho
(Continued', on Pace 4)
HOUSE PASSES THE
NEW MEDICAL BILL
Christian Scientists And
51st Day Horning Session
Thero was u hot debate In tho House
this morning over tho medical hill,
originally Introduced by Douthltt nnd
amended out of all rescmblanco to
Itself by tho committee. Tho bill was
bitterly attacked by Kunlho and other
members, who fenred its passage
would prevent cortatn unlicensed no
railed doctors from treating lepers.
Douthltt warmly supported tho hill
and In tho end carried his iolnt, after
thn bill had been amended by cutting
nut tho fee of f 10 for a llccnso to prac
tice mcdlclno, nnd by Inserting n scc-
(CoaflnnaA on Pa I)
Sembrlch at St. Petersburg. St.
Petersburg, April 8. Mine. Mnrcolln
Sembrlch, who Is rov (siting St. I'etcrs
hurg for tho first tlmo In 12 years, will
sing Mondny night nt tho Imperial Ital
2000 Factory Hands Homeless
Manchester, N. II., April 8. Fifty ten
ement houses wero destrojod by flro
t,odny nnd 2000 factory hands wero
rendered homeless. Tho loss was
There are times when economy
is the worst form of extravagance.
Not so when you buy our
They are economical at all times
because they wear so well and look
so good until they are worn out.
Manufacturers' Shoe Co., Ltd.
1051 Fort Street Tel. 282
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SAN FRANCISCO. Cal , April 17.
Jjmes Thompson, vice president of
the Saj Francisco Bridge Company,
was seriously shot today Ivy two
masked robbers, who obtained from
him a sack containing $3200. in
coin. A street chase of the robbers
followed the assault. One man was
capturcd and the money was rccov-
CONSTANTINOPLE. Turkey, Apr.
17. Several hundred people luive
been killed in the fightin; at Adana.
The British Consul at Mercina lias
BOSTON, Mass., April 17. The
Havanl crew defeated Columbia to
day. mi n
OAKLAND, Cal., April 17. The
Stinford crew defeated tho Univer
sity of California today in a very
NEW YORK. N. Y., April 17. A
verbal agreement was made today
for a match between Jack Joluison
and Al. Kaufmann.
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal., April 17.
Racing ends in California today, tho
date when the anti-race-track law