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EVENINO BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T, H , SATURDAY, SEPT. 4. 1909.
Art Pictures made from
small Kodak Snap-shots
THERE is nothing
in PAU - KA -HANA
that is in
jurious to the most deli
cate fabric. It will not
take paint off the boards
nor eat into the cuticle
as some cleansing pre
just pure soap with an
ingredient that gets to
4he dirt and removes it
without tiring the
Any grocer should be
able to' supply you. If
yours cannot do so ring
Fred L. Waldron, Tele
MAKE and PACK HAWAIIAN
PRESERVES. Take a case
home or send one to your
friends. Poha, Chutney,
Guava Jelly and Marma
lade, Pineapple Pickle and
Jam, Tamarinds and Papaia
1 84 Hotel St. Phone 1110
HIGH-CLASS PAPEB-HANOINO, DECORATING.
AND GrENEBAL PAINTING.
SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES.
ELITE BUILDING. PHONE 397.
All kinds of electrical work by
Union Eleotrio Co.,
fort and Berctania Sts.
Weekly Bulletin, $1 Year
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Give it a trial. Guaranteed to prove
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THE6. H. DAVIES & CO., AGENTS.
Southerly wenther and other at
tractions appear to havo got into tho
market thin week. Hut general bus
iness hag been cry brisk notwltli
itantllng tlio quiet that has prevail
ed In tho stock market. There Is
nothing serious the matter. It Is
morel) one of tho temporary dull .
periods of tho market.
0( moio Interest nnd more Im
portance this week hac been tho 111
rhal of tho lsltlng Congressional
pnrty on tho Siberia Monday and of
the Immigration Commissioners on
the Alameda on Frlda. In its first
anal) sis, tho coming of tho Immigra
tion CommlsslonciH will be of more
Importance to tho Territory thnn the
Congressmen, though It Is of course
cr beneficial to tho future of tho
Ulands that ns many as possible of
tho legislators nnd executive omccrs
of tho Nation should cumo hero nnd
Jec for themselves.
(leneral Innctlon hns ruled tho
dock market, nlthnugli soma good
ilzcd deuls have been put through
'hat would hno looked vur) largo u
year ago. Tho whole Hit has sagged
under tho Influcnio of selling orders
predominating tho lnilng orders.
This li.m not nttracted any particu
'ur Block. Uv.n. of course, dropped
i.ick following the payment of Its
sxtrn 2 per cent dividend. Hawa
iian Commercial has dropped down
o thlrt) -three nnd u fraction on ac
count of lnige selling orders, some
f which nrc said to have not been
reported, duo to the belief that tho
xpected extra dividend will be post
inned for n month, Mukaweli hns
finished its crop and Is selling strong
it 47 ami 41) asked. A llttlo Hono-
nu has sold this week, nnd tho Incl
lent Is notable because ery little
it this stock Is seen on tho market.
3cernl hundred shares of Honokaa
'iae changed hands at a fruition
iboo 19, and sometimes tending to
ivard 20. Oahu Sugar has gone back
o 31 1-J bid, but with nono coming
out. Pioneer hns shaded down
jomewhut, the last salo being at 189
VValalun has also dropped to 112
ind 113, but only n few shares of
Vrcd. Inter-Island has recovered
o 111. Ilapld Transit Pfd. mado
ts nppenranco Kridaj at 102.
Tho prlco for centrifugals has re
ii a I ned tho same, and tho latter part
of our island . crop is going on the
nnrket at n splendid figure. The
quotation of greatest Interest Is
that of European beets. This hns
ieen chnnglng every day, showing
cry uctlvo speculation market,
nit the reassuring feature Is that
for ccry drop thero is'n prompt re
oery. This menns that the ro-
mits of crop shortage nre being
Fully confirmed s tho season pro
gresses. Tho quotation of Friday
ihoued a recovery to lis 9d, with a
rarity of 4.49.
Admiral llolljdaj'u arrival has
been rather oicrshadowcd by the
ne'mbers of Congress and Intensified
To get the best out of life one
must keep the body and mind
in good condition at all time's.
For good health and good
cheer there is nothing to equal
by tho fact that tho Admiral does
not talk much. At the same time all
the Pearl Hnrbor work is being
pushed right ahead, and tho same
may bo said of all ami) and fortifi
cation operations. Tho monthly pa
roll of tho local Engineer's office for
salaries and payrolls alone Is never
less nnd more often more than $18,-
000, mid will probably Increase be
fore It di creases This gives some
Idea of what tho engineers nlone arc
Specifications have been received
in Honolulu for tho construction of
concrete buildings for tho barracks
for marines at tho Pearl Hnrbor
Navy Yard, and It Is thought that
the bids will bo called within the
next ninety da)s. This Involves on
appropriation ' of $185,000. An
army hospital .probabl) to be located
it I.cllehua is also one of ho pro
jects under way, nnd construction
may bo determined upon at any time.
This will ho a $100,000 affair. The
dredging Is going forward under
good headway all the time, nnd the
construction of tho naval dock will
begin shortly. Manager llallcnt)ne
has returned from his tour to pur
chase material and reports that the
ilapld Transit will be running cars
to Pearl llarhoi within u month.
riling of tho lato C M, Cooko's
will and the problem his estate mis
cs under the Inheritance tax has
been n matter of general Interest
Mr. CooK'o left ever) thing to his
family, stating that he had endear
ored to do his duty In u phllanthrop
to spirit vyhllo living nnd left It to
tho good judgment of his children
to contlnuo to do so with the es
tate left them. The heirs stnto that
nothing will bo put in tho way of an
equitable valuation of the estato and
tho payment of the Inheritance tax
It. Is believed that tho personal nnd
real property In Honolulu will
amount to at least $3,000,000, and
the Inheritance tax will bo In the
neighborhood of $00,000.
The Planters' Association, follow
ing out the plan it has been work
ing on for many months, hns made
an advanco In contract or profit
sharing rates for agricultural cul
tlvatlon of the cane crop. This does
not mean a raise of day wages, but
It docs mean that some of the con
tractors cultivating fields on a profit
sharing basis will make from forty
to fifty dollars a month.
Announcement Is made this week
that tho contract with the American
Sugar Refining Co. for the sale of
the Island sugars handled by the
Sugar Factors Company, has been
extended for another tluoe-year per
iod. This assures the marketing of
the Island taignrs on that basis for
another four jcam, ns tho present
contract hns a )car to run.
The passenger traffic to the Is
lands Is increasing by leaps and
bounds. The Alameda came In this
week with n record cargo nnd pas
senger list. This, of course, was
due to the returning school tetchers
so far as the pnsscngcr lltt Is con
cerned, but It is evident that the
travel to the Islands will be very
much Increased this winter.
Secretary Wood will leave In the
Chl)o Maru on the 17th for a tour
that will take him to Japan, Muk
den, down tho const of China, the
Philippines, Australia and New
Zealand. He will promote Hawaii
nil along tho line.
The Chamber of Commerce passed
a resolution favorable to tho devel
opment of Knhulul harbor, which Is
now being Burveicd by the Federal
Tho Molokal light was lighted this
week, and adds another to the bea
con lights or the island to guiue
ocean shipping so much neglected
b) tho former Island government.
Editor Evening 1) til lot In:
I Quote from our "In lluslncss
Circles" dated Aug. 28, as follows:
"One of ihe happy features of tho
situation Is that the LITTLE MAN.
the BMALL DtfALER, is doing well.
Well, here's the proof a's to how
the small dealer gets off. A ship
ment of potatoes was 'mado to Ho
nolulu from one of the other Islands
and the small dealer's returns were
1C bags potatoes
2 sold at $1G0 per big.
2 sold at $0.7C per hug.
12 sold at $0.45 per bug.
Less commission, E per cent.
Freight, 10c per bag 1.C0
The SMALL dealer, PAID for
these potatoes at point of shipment:
$1.50 per bag $24.00
Not to Small Dealer 7.80
Loss to Small Dealer $10.20
The explanation to Small Dealer
on tho small returns were that the
12 bags sold at 4Cc 'vtcre damaged,
yet the potatoes wero nil exact))'
alike, camo from the samo field, and
were new. Yours very'.truly.
Maul, Aug. 31, 1909.
HILO, Sept. 2, Yesterday morn
ing there was offered nt Honokaa lot
38 In tho upper Pohnkea tract of
Hamakua un area 'of CS 1-2 acres or
agricultural land at nn upset price
of $274, an appraisement of $4 'per
acre. It was sold for $2,2C0 50, nn
ndvance of ncarfly $2,000 over the
upset, to Kosallo Pcstnnn, an aver
ago of $33.96 an acre as compared
with the upsot average of $4 an
acre. It is tobacco land, sold under
the new special agreement,, patent
to be Issued In ten years with flvo
) ears' residence during that time,
and cultivation clause.
Lot No. 4, Kaauhuhu Tract, North
Kotiala, Hawaii, area 10.8 acres
moro or less, agricultural land, up
set pflco $175, Improvements $50,
sold to Mrs. Kaloalmakn for $225.
Sold in Hllo Lot No. 39, Kalmu,
Makena Tract, Puna, Hawaii, area
6.12 acres, agricultural land, upset
prlco $30, sold to D. W. Kealoha for
Lot No. 14, Kamalll Tract, Punn.
Hawaii, area 95. IS acres, agricul
tural land, upset prlco $300, sold to
J. K. Pun for $301.
DEDICATION OF .
Tomorrow afternoon at 3 o'clock
Right Reverend Hlshop Libert will
bless the new building of the school
In Jfalmukl with the regular cere
monial of the Catholic Church. Hon.
John A. Hughes will Bpcak on the
nrcuslon, dwelling on tho benegts of
u true und Christian educutlon.
During tho ceremony tho Catholic
Orchestra and choir will furnish the
rhuslc. At the conclusion of tho
blessing the building will be, thrown
open for Inspection, and the friends
nnd Sisters are all cordially Invited
to partklpato In the ceremony.
This Is uli opportunity never to bo
repeated again to Inspect this build
ing from top to bottom and to show
to tho good Sisters a mark otpippre
elation for the work they hnve start
ed fifty years ago and will continue
to do so In the futuro. Light re
freshments will be served b) a nioiry
crowd of )oung ladles under tho
management of Miss Maud Levy
With tho tegular scivlto of tho
Wulnlao load cais extrn cats will
tonvo) the visitors to the building
thiuugh tho kindness of tho Hono
lulu Ilapld Tramilt Co. The public
Is cordially Invited.
CAPTAIN MATS0N CONFIRMS
SELECTION OF COMMANDER
Item iu San Francisco Paper Con
firmed by Personal Letter
Should Set at Rest Local Ru
mors. Captain Peter Johnson Is to com
mand tho new MutMin liner Wilhel
inlun. This information contained In
the following clipping and confirm
ed b) Cnpt Mntson In n private let-
ter received jcsteida) will set at test
all rumors to the contrary that havo
been afloat In Honolulu I
Captain Peter Johnson, late of HI-'
Ionian, Is to command the huge pas-'
sengcr and frelmil steamship Wll
helnilni, now under construction at
Newport News, Virginia, for the1
Mntson Navigation Company. The
new vessel Is to bo used In tho San
Francisco nnd Hawaiian trailc It
Is to be launched tho hitter pirt
of this ear and will bo rend) f'Ji
service next season.
From nil accounts, the Wllhelnil
na will bo not only large, luivlng u
length of 400 fcit, but will bo Mini)
equipped for passengers ns well m
Captain Johnson, whoso acquain
tance In the Uhiiids Is wild In be
mure extenske than that of nil) oth
er skipper running In t ween Hawaii
and the mainland, has been reiiiuk-
- ably successful ns u steamship uim-
mnnder, considering thnt ho skipped
all the grades nnd began us captain
when ho left the old lurk Hodertcl.
Dim nod took conmiiiid of the Hose
cram. . WATER J8JEEDED
A number of tho residents of Pnlolo
Vnlle) art! bcglnt his to surfer from n
circltyof wnternnd the Atlorne) Uun
ernl's department hns been appealed
to. A number of Hawallans who own
laud In tho alle) statu that slnco tho
hcgli nlng of nn action for damages
against ihu Pululo LaiiJ and Impiovc
ment Cominny, b) Mr. McMnstcr the
flow of water has been diverted from
its orlglnnl course nnd that ns n con
sequence they Pave not been able to
tecum enough moisture
Tho suit was broug'il against the
Palolo Um.l and Improvement Com
puny on tho ground that tho company
constricted a weak dnm I hat failed
In a fre3hct nnd dnmnged tho com
1 B. B. Route and Lot, Alewa.S S00
2 B. B. Home and Lot, Nuu-
anu Valley 600
2 B. B. Houie and Lot, Auwal
lusa ,, 600
2 B. B.'House and Lot, Kapa
3 B. B. Houie and Lot, St.
Louis School 1,125
etc., etc., eto.
P. E. R. Strauch
Waity Bldg. 74 S. King St.
Xoux machine will be ready for
you when we lay it will be. We
don't experiment on autotj we repair
Von Jlamm Young
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King and Bishop Sts,
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The roofing that lasts. Fire
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Expert work at moderate nricei.
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