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BVENINO TJTJLU?TIN. HONOLULU, T. 11 , MONDAY, AUdUST 0, 1909.
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Wallace R. Pttrrlnston, - Editor
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For manners arc not idle but the
Of loyal natures nnd of noble minds.
Hulid the now buildings Honulii
In will soon lime need of more than
nre now proposed.
Hawaii (lifers many nnil ever In
creasing opportunities for law-abiding
iltlzons .nl icsldonts but It la
loo Minll to bold rrlnilnal KRltntors
nnil their willing associates
I..iw)ors and the Ynlo Alumni
having welcomed Judgo Woodruff, It
In about time for the holpollol to
havo something to sn), for the) ale
try gild that lie Is here.
Kvldontly Japan's desire to build
the Antung-Mukden railway Is back
cil up by it combination so strong
tint China must save Kb face b) en
tot Ing a protest nnd letting It go
Where ten tourists Islt Honolulu
In Hummer a hundred wilt (onto In
itlm winter. This should be the
basts of the (Itv's preparation for
tho Illiniums of the coming fall and
l'ethaps the school teacher wl
lofused to allow tho roadtsupcrlu
tenilciit to put a ce'rtaln color of
p. lint on tho school house was right
l'.ilnt colnrM for hchool houies de
serve more thought than pilnt foi
With the strike ended the citizen
lias now to decide whether they will
forget the startling exposition of
criminal organisations working un
der tliu er noses of the officials and
thtiH drift back Into the old ruts of
talking ery much about American
izing Hawaii and doing cver)thlng
to nllcnlze It
Some lllto Supervisor has Invent
rd the scheme of requiring n permit
to bo Issued for plantation water
1li much to cross the highway. Ha
wall County r'uthcis appear to have
brilliant Ideas on all topics except
nn engineer to direct the work on
ount ro.tdH That would sao
money and do n public service.
Maul Supervisors havo decided to
build a uhool house, lint tho Com
missioners of Public Instruction in
dltatid tti.it Ihej would li.no no
none) Hie next two je.trs for addi
tional leathers. This leaves tho way
open for Maul Supervisors to provide
tho salary for the needed teacher,
and give Hawaii the MrsUoamplo of
u C'ount School.
It tit.inds to reason that tho plant
els cannot bo favorably disposed to
mi) tltlrcn labor that sides with it
criminal alien organisation framed
lo c on ti ol the Industries and run tho
(II Iron out. On tho other band. It
will bo a puro matter of good bust'
n ess for tho planter to employ tho
clt bon workman who shows a good
mensuro of patriotic purpose In his
attitude on public affairs.
Thus far action In tho dlspojltlon
of thu Kapaa lands Is confined to
' Illinois If thoro Is no sugar plan-
tatlou to take tho lands now lying
J fallow or given over
thlcketsll tho public land of that
Kauai section hns sutllclent area,
fertility ami water to support a pop
ulation of independent ngrlcultuinl
Ists, who have mono) enough to get
started In other Industries and tie-
' olop tho independent h.trbnr fat Ill
Vailoiis tales of woo will ennio fiom
tho agitation houdqiiaitois iclatlng
Lvvllh what lack of consldiiatloii ri'
Pluming stilkeis havo been Heated
Tliu fact remains that tliu honest lab
amors aio ut woik making a good llv
Jlng nnd Ihey donbtli'ss aio, as thej
should lie, tliaukfnl to get It. Theso
frneii, tho Industry and tho eoimtiy
Jnonerally will 1m bettor olf with ae
lltatora and their agents not only nut
tho plantations but out of the conn
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WI1UKLV I1UL.I.IX1 IN
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LIGHTFOOT AND HIS ORGAN.
Mr l.ightfoot has nothing lo say
to our editorial the other da) on his
methods as a lavvver as Illustrated
in his relations to the Japanese
strike bevontl raising a question as
to who wiote the editorial.
He has no excuses to offer his fel
low citizen for Inciting an alien
late to disorder nt a critical time
when he and cvervnne know thnt
they hid nlrtnd) been inllimtd to
tho danger 'point by In(cndlnr) ar
ticles from the Jupani e prcsn. Mr.
l.lgmroots native Impudinie, how
ever, evidently icmalns undiminish
ed as shown li his answer to n Just
and icisonnhtc arraignment of his
mischievous conduct affecting the
public Interests nnd, therefore, a
matter of public comment
This papei, however, is not the
only one thnt has commented on Mr.
Mghtfoot's conduct In the premise.
The Advertiser of Mny 1G, In n mo
ment of Intelligence, simply voices
n universal sentiment when It gave
out nn editorial on the subject,
which follows It only remains to
bo seen whether Mi l.ightfoot b'
wav of nnsvvcr to that editorial will
meet the Issue of tils responsibility
for Inciting the Japanese laborers to
violence, or whether he will answer
it as ho did tho II u llotln with
more of his impudenco nnd nffront
ir: "THK AUTHOIUTV OI' LAW.
"It was u bid suggestion to
tho strikers that a policeman
might find trouble In nrrestlng
a man among the thousands of
them bad because It was In
ccndlary and nlso because It"
tended to form the Impiobslon
that tlicman would thus escape
arrest, which Is not true. Toil
the policeman of his prey, and
that brings more policemen;
foil them In turn and tho mili
tia comes to arrest tho culprit;
drive them back and tho United
States regulars take a hand, and
If mora regulars are needed, tho
government sends them to its
last man If the wrong-doer es
capes and makes his w.i) to his
native land, extradition seeks
him out and brings him back
fnr trlnl Once ho Is spotted
for arrest, ho will lie arrested,
no matter how many ft lends ho
has, no matter how mnnv of
them get In tho way.
"It conies with bad graco
fiom any citizen least of all
from uno who Is sworn to sup
port and defend, and, If neces
sary, to help enforce tho law of
tho land to nrgo that n po- (
llrcman'H duty In nny crisis
which may nrlso Is to bo regu
lated, Influence! or circum
scribed by tho numbers opposed
to him. Tjii tho careless observ
er the odds may Becm great
against a single officer when ho
goes Into n mob to nriest a ring
lender; but they nro by far tho
greater against tho mob. That
slnglo policeman Is tho law In
Its majesty nnd In Its panoply
of power. Tho inob may over
run the Individual; but tho law,
rising superior to assault, may,
Bummon an army to its sldo.
Tho Japanese agitators In tho
plantation strike leeognlzo this
vital truth and havo urged
their followers to beware tho
overt act. It Is strange, Indeed,
thnt an American lawyer should
bo tho ono to raise his voico in '
dissent nnd'to suggest thnt tho
law of this land mny bo trnmp
led on with Impunity by num
bers " ,
Tho foregoing has all the moro
foico birauso Mr. l.ightfoot. fiom
II i si to last In these btrlko dials has
made a speeialtv of pinlslng the Ad
vi'itlhor. Ho has not been nblo to
say enough In Its pulse, nnd we
wonder, therefore, what he has to
say when even tho Advertiser calls
Honolulu citizens have profited
well from tho development of Teder
nl (ipoinllnus within bulling distance
of this clt). It should lit) pnsslblo to
raise the funds for a decent mili
tia arinni), merel) ns an expression
ut appreciation. ,
Fort St 2 B. R. .$ 8.00
Rose and Middle Sts.SB.R.. 18.00
1068 Kalli Ave 3B.R
Lane . . . .
Pnwaa Jet.- Alex, and
King Sts 2B.R..
Kaimukt, Seventh Av2B.R..
Waikiki (Camp Mc
Magazine and Spences
Beautiful Bungalow in Makikl District: 7 rooms; 2 bed rooms;
porcelain modern plumbing; bath, sink, toilet, basin, etc; gas for cook
ing; mosquito proof. Lot 50x90 feet. Rents every month for $25.00.
Price $2500 Easy Terms
Trent Trust Co., Ltd.
has been installed
at the Alexander
The Very Latest
For Quick Communication
ALCOHOL AS A BEVERAGE.
''Close the saloons and keep tho
drug stores open" furnished the
let for n very ctfectlvo cartoon In
ono of the recent Issues of n na
tional illustrated wecklv.
Tho 'prohibition fanatic was rep
resented ns standing before n closed
ill am shop contemplating his work
with religious satisfaction. At his
back and all unnoticed was an open
drug storo with puro nhohol, co
caine, opium nnd other drugs ex
posed for sjlc.
Tho three empty alcohol bottles
brought to the II u I 1 o 1 1 u olllcc
this morning mny furnish a practical
Instance in point.
A certain class 'of men will havo
stimulant of ono kind or nnother.
If tho usual beverages aro refused
them they will scheme some cheap
manufacture of their own. With tho
material handy at n drug store, and
not on tho piohlhltid list, tho (heap
nnd beastly drunk Is very easy to
iirconiifUsh. Tho druggist has no
business to ask questions.
So the temperanro problem Is by
no means solved when well-meaning
Among our "For Sales" we have opportunities for the small in
vestor as well as the one of large m;ans. By woy of example, we have
a $1,200 property consisting of two (2) five-room cottages in a locality
readily rented, we can sell this as
Bingly for homes.
An acre of land extending from the Diamond Head Road to beach,
with 100 foot frontapre on beach. Price $3,500.
We have for sale leasehold interest in lot 20x00, Waianuenue Street,
Hilo. Size of building 20x30. Best business location in Hilo. '
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Property at Pearl Ciiv, near Depot. Tantalus home for one year
Cor, Tort and
Waialae Road . . .
1245 Lunalilo St. .
Elsie Ave and Young
St 4B.R.. 40.00
1280 Bcretania St...5B.R.. 40.00
1257 Xinau St 5 B. R. .$55.00
1426 Alexander St..3B.R..
1475 Thurston Avc..4B.R..
L' and eVcry
woman ought to
have a safe deposit
box in which to
paperSj jewels, etc.
We rent boxes in
our fire and burglar-proof
$4 a year.
START A SAVING ACCOUNT.
BANK OF HAWAII, LTD.
peoplo sucocd In wiping out the
Sunday liquor privileges In a limited
number of lcstaurants nnd hotels.
Hlght or nlno armored cruisers In
tho pint of Honolulu for n month
or so will give our people a tnstu of
what will ho nn ever) -day affair
when I'carl Haibor plans aio com
pleted nnd tho workmen of a first
class navj yard aro permanently es
tablished. CASTOR I A
For Infanti and Children.
rhe Kind You Have Always Bought
an investment or sell the houses
WILL USE GREAT DOCKS OF
HIL0 RAILWAY COMPANY
After New Breakwater I Hun flnt
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Far Enough to Protect Shipping" "J ro",on8 "" ly ro,r ZTLZZ
in ti t a v i ill i iclallons, and when violence done by
at All Times Improved Facili
ties at Kahului,
Tho Aniorlcnn-Hnwnllan Steamship
Company Intends lo keep step with
tho progress of events in Hllo. In
t peaking of tho matter this morning
Agent Percy Morso Btntcd in answer
lo the Hullo tin's query:
'Arrangements havo already been
mado with tho Hllo Itallroad Co. for
tho use of their largo wharves as soon
as tho Hllo btcnkvvatcr has been built
fnr enough to afford proper piolectlon
at all limes,
"Hxtcnslvo dock Improvements arc
under way nt tho iort of Kahulul, and
with this connection nt Hllo whereby
cugar may bo loaded by carriers nt
the rato of 2000 tons per day, It Is an
ticipated that tho stcamois of our
Compnny will bo nblo to bo despatched
In much quicker time than nt present,
thereby permitting of moro frequent
tailings which will materially assist
In taking care of our rapidly Increas
"Tho Oahu Hallway &. Land Co. hnvc
furnished most satisfactory and up to
(Into nppliances hero In Honolulu for
handling Biignr, nnd great things arc
anticipated from tho Installation of
simitar appliances by the Hllo Halt
io nl Co. at Hllo.
'Continued from Poos 1)
nlly claimed and ccrtnlnly were ex
ercising tho power of nnmlng nnd
expelling so-called sjcophnnts.
Mr. Negoro was then questioned
as to articles In the J1JI ndvlslng tho
bojeott of Slieba. Ho emphasized
again In that connection thnt thb
Higher Wage Association did not
have control of the JIJ1, and that he
was not responsible for Its articles,
whereupon the prosecution produced
n letter printed in tho J1JI fiom the
Jopaneso of liana declaring a hov
cott ngalnsl tho Bhlnpo as ono of the
articles of Its Association which was
addressed directly to tho "Honolulu
Higher Wnge Association." Con
fronted with this fact, Negoro claim
ed that ho had never seen tho arti
cle In the Jljl. Questioned further
he admitted that It was common for
letters to bo sent to tho Higher
Wnge Association through the JUL
nnd that ho had never objected to
V.x, Negoro took a new tnck to
da, and Instead of admitting
things and their Impropriety, ho de
nied any criminality or criminal in
tent In any languago used by the
Jljl that ho was confronted with.
When counsel confronted him with
tho Btntemcnt In tho Jljl that Slieba
would not die n natural death, he
said that was purely allegorical and
ns n matter of fnct was published In
the funny column of tho paper.
Whon confronted with the Higher
Wago song "calling on hunters to
slay tho Shclu dog," ho merely dis
missed thnt with tho statement that
it was purely allegorical and(morely
meant to convey tho idea that the
writer detested Shcha and his ways.
Cotug on with his denials ho declar
ed that until tho evidence had been
brought up by nflldnvlt In the in
junction proi ceding he was not
aw aro of nny military sjslem or nnv
other Hstcm of organization such as
described In thoso proceedings, al
though he learned nftcrwnrds on
Inquiry thnt thoro had been this
complete organization nnd s)stcni
controlling tho movements! of strik
ers in Honolulu, hut bo plead abso
lute Ignorance of cvor having heard
before that pisses wcro Issued or
that tho pass svstem wns In force
and effect, in fact he know less nbout
It than tho piosecutlon did.
When confronted with Jljl nrticles
which declared thnt Shcbn had been
ostrnslzed until he could not show
his face In society ho claimed that
he know nothing about it nnd that
his Jljl associates must have simply
made a slip of the pen In putting It
Those Arnold Goods
V uLeuuuAtu '
E H LERS
Interrogated on his statement on
direct that thoro had been no vio
lence among the striker, he was
naked If two Jainneso front Walpahu
recruiting Inbor In Honolulu hail
not been seized at n public hotel,
forced against their will Into n hack
Mid conve)cd before ofllccis of tho
Walpahu Association, lie admitted
that he had heard of It and had In
fact assisted In getting ball for tho
men who were arrested for doing
this net ,bttt persistently disclaimed
branch associations were shown to
bo spoken of approvingly in tho Jljl
he disclaimed responsibility for the
Jljl, even where letters In the Jljl
had been sent nddnssd lo tho High
er Wnge Association of Honolulu.
Whllu Inquiry was being directed to
(ho selzuto and trial of men from
Walpahu recruiting labor nbovo ro
fcrrod lo tho Inability of tho pollco foi
weeks past to find nnd seize llnta, was
lofcrrcd to, Hnta having been mixed
up In lhat affair, Mr. l.ightfoot de
clared this phase of It mado him laugh
"Why didn't tho pollco scire Hnta,
II ho was concerned In that action In
ilfnldntlng Japanese from Walpahu."
Tills led to u prolcst by Mr. Kin
ney against tho nrtlon of Mr. l.ight
foot ns an officer of Iho court In treat
ing tho defeat of tho police In locating
Hotnjind nrrestlng him under warrant
or tho court for felony ns n matter of
congratulation, nnd tho pollco ns nn
object to bo Jeered at.
Mr. l.ightfoot disclaimed nny such
motive, nnd the Incident was closed
by tho statement of tho court that It
did not wish lo prejudice tho rights of
tho defendants by rommcntln on Iho
topo and temper of Mr. l.lghtfoot'B re
li.tukn and that they might bo conslib
cred. however .at another time and
During references to Hatn nnd the
way In which ho has defied arrest by
tho pollco vvhllo apparently going nt
largo oienly among tho Japanese, It
developed fiom tho admission of Ne
goro thnt for the past six nights he
had been In company with llata and
thnt llnta was a dilcgato to the con
vention of Higher Wngd Delegates re
cently held In this city.
Counsel for tho defenso protested
violently ngalnsl this ovldcucc, but
tho Court admitted It over his protest
apparently on tho ground urged by
Iho prosecution tint It show oil tho
criminal protection by Higher Wage
leaders of thoso who bail violated the
law in its seivlce H.itu being wanted
for leading thu Walpahu riot.
It Is evident now from papers tak
Ion off tho porton of Mori that Negoro,
Hatn rnd Mori were In close touch
during hi3 week, though this did not
appear nt nil In the case, icfcrcnce
Leing confined to Negoui and Hnta.
C. A. Yartck toda uld for his Inst
rrldav earl) morning spieo by recolv-
lirg n stinging public leprlmand fiom
Judge Do Holt mid forfeiting what
money is now duo him as u Juror In
Iho conspiracy trial.
Judgo Do Holt asked him whcio ho
obtained Iho liquor upon which lie had
managed to get drunk and Vnrlck pro
fessed no knowledge whatever of the
place. Ho professed no knowledge of
being In Iho Pacific Saloon, whoio ho
wns found hut stated that as ho was
found there ho must have got tho
"You aro an Intelligent man, or ap
pear to be," said Judgo Do Holt, "and
It seems to mo that you ought to real
ize thu rights and privileges jnu enjoy
ns an American citizen. Perhaps there
Is no duty or station In life that Is ho
vital to tho public. Tho Juror shall
at all times give closo nnd careful at
tention to tho case befoie him nnd be
guided by tho law nnd tho evidence.
"In order to do that ho should keep
his mind clenr nnd' nvold districting
Influences. It is possible thnt sou did
not Intend tiny disrespect to this court
or to onr fellow Jiuors. I havo nl
nnjfl felt that n Judgo or a Juror
ihotild never permit an) thing to romo
before him In his duty. I never allow
oven a nowspaper on this bench and
wo should keep our inliidH unpreju
diced and clonr,
"A man can not do that If he does
ns 5 on have done. You can weigh ev
idence?" "Yes, sir."
"You promise not to touch nnother
drop of liquor vvhllo engaged in this
: "I would rathci havo passed over
THE1 "ARNOLD" KNIT ANTISEPTIC
Beyond question these are the
acme of perfection for baby's com
fort and health, causing no irrita
tion. The highly absorbent quality
of the fabric and the loose, non
binding formation of the garment
make them an ideal garment.
Price $2.75 to $4,00 doz.
President Molt Smith of tho Hoard
of Health is in lempoiaiy retirement
for tho purpose of putting tho finish
ing touches on his leport for tliu
Hoard of Health.
Whllo tho new president of tho
Health Hoard Is not disposed to llitow
cny light on tho naturo of thb recom
mendation that will bo included In hln
leport he Enjs lhat ho will make a
number of recommendations on sev
eral Important subjects that will soon
come befoio the health nuthorltlcs for
Governor l-'iear Is also Inrd at work
on his report to tho Secretary of Iho
Interior and tho heads of department
nro busy suppblng him with Iho nec
essary figures and data lhat go li
mnko up tho report forwarded td
Washington by the Tcrrlloij's thief
.executive. Oovcinor I'renr will dwell
en tho necessity of extending tho rec
lamation Kvslom lo tho Territory. Ha
Intends lo l.ty special emphasis on IIiIh,
which hu bclloves to bo n potent fac
tor In Iho development of tho Terri
tory. ALOHA PARK.
One of the most celebrated dances
of old Hawaii, the Hnln Olapa, will bo
put on nt Aloha Pari; this evening.
This was announced for Saturday Inn
on account of Illness Has postponed
Having learned the secret signals
of n gambling Joint, the police wcro
able to walk quietly In and pinch a
tiiimli of gnmhleis on Saturday
night nt (he corner of Puiuhbowl
and Klnnu streets. 'Ihey wero each
fined 10 this muniliig by Judge An-
Another good game of Ineoball
was plnvod today In the Bulletin
cup competition, when the ChlciFo
team defeated the Detroit nine l!i to
11. There arc still three games to
bo plavd In th scrls. Til Mnndlng
of tho tenms is ns follows: Chicago,
.71B; Detroit, .2Sii.
Tho follow Ing bids wcro opened
today 1 ntho Department of Public
Woiks foi Mlie construction of the
machine shop of tho College of Hn
wall: S. Knlnomea. $2,S00; llertlc
man, $1,074: Otto Os, Jt.SfiG: J.
Louis, $1,823 j II. Do Tries, $1,7.12;
There huvo beeu'soveral (hefts from
p.ivlcH & Co.V warehouse lately, and
Chief l.e-al has been Investigating tho
matter. As a result ho has detained
at tho pollco station n young man
named Kddlo Abnn.i, who is stiougly
r.usH.-ctcd of having stolen some goods
from tho warehouse.
John Hurley, n whllo man, wns
arrested by CVlilcf of Detectives
I.cal jestoidny morning on hoaid the
Pacific Mall steamship Slbci la. Hm
ley Is accused of having stolen $300
Irotn n Hawaiian who works on u
dtcdgci nt Puulo.i.
Louis Toiissalnt, supciliitindent of
Iho Knllhl slaughter house, met with
an accident ou Tilday evening by
which Unco of his ribs vvcio ciiishcd.
S. K. Kneo, County Attorney of
Kauai, is booked lo leave) m Iho
steamer W. G. Hull, which sails nt 3
o'clock tomorrow afternoon
Clias. K. Nolle), owner of Iho Kuo
koa Homo Hnln, will leave for Ida
homo at Hnmakiia, Hawaii, toinoirovv,
on Iho Milium Kea,
this caso and I do It only fiom n honso
of duty. I think )onr conduct inl
aw cm to contempt of this court. You
havo $12 coming to )im ns a Juror In
this caso and It Is tho order lhat you
forfeit this Mr. Clerk, )Oii will docket
Iho Juror that amount. Piocecd gen
Drinks Ink like a camel.
Bny one at
We carry all styles and siz
es' $2 :50 upwards.
ii. F. Wichman & Co.