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THE name suggests exactly the Raiments, as they
are made with absolutely no fullness about the
hips and with deep flaring flounce,' tucked.
These skirts take the place of silk skirts in
every respect and wcarmuch longer. We have them in
Hcathcrbloom, Sateen and Moire. Prices $1.50 to $3,75.
A New Assortment of
Children's Coats and Reefer
Very Stylish and Nobby
I In Tan. Navy. Blue, Cardinal, Orccn, Fancy Stripes,
Checks and Novelty Mixtures; trimmed with Velvet, Braids
and Ornamental Buttons.
New Dutch Collars
In soft linen, embroidered also, muslin and lawn,
prettily embroidered, ,
' ' Net Covered in all colors.
In all colors. 18 and 24 inch.
A perfect deluge of New Goods
per S.S. Alameda
Sachs' Dry Goods Co., Ltd.
Cor. Fort and Beretania Sts. Opp. Fire Station.
thread, ' lock' stitch,
The biggest value
Theo: H. Davies & Co.,
fliW " ' Hardware Department
GEO. A. MARTIN,
Business Suits for $25,
CLEARANCE SALE CONTINUES
GREAT REDUCTIONS IN PRICE.
HIGH-CLASS PAPEB-HANGING. DECORATING.
AND GENERAL PAINTING.
EPEAK FOR THEMSELVES.
ELITE BUILDING. PHONE 397.
CAUSE OF FRENCH ;
Red Tape and Incompetence Wrecked
.Republic s Naval Strength
Senators and Deputies Finally
Open Nation's Eyes.
lug.. Tills cnlinul lie iIiiiip liccnunc
' tlio metal nupplleil Is of such lincl
'..t.i.llli tltfri.nt utnna f.tt t. fi.itv
turiwdiTcnlinot lie sent liecnuso tlicio
In no blue-print iiiier' nml ko on
The brnntl-ncw tttR Tapir, built for
the nnvnl station nt HalRon, In, the
Knr Knst, could not ho illnpiilc)ipl to
its destination, ns It whs too small to
stnml such n Iqiik voyiiKo "ntiil to tow
Itcvola- It thither would have cost more tlinn
Such Instances of mis-
I'. 111.4. Seiitember 11
,lons on the state of the French navy It wn worth
vhlch liiuc been made In the course management could be quoted ad In-
if the Inst few months, In and out flnttum.
if rarll.iincnt, have only served to The Inquiry Commission, In the
on firm the apprehensions which rouise of a visit to Illberta (Tunis),
w jTi s
.Live existed for a long time In the
nlnds of patriotic Kienclnnrii who
ire not blinded by party iplrit. The
.cries of disasters, howcicr, which
cccntly haw hcfnllen the Hag of the
epubllc In lionio anil foreign wa
ds; llie lija-f of the sttlminrlni-s Fur
ailet mill l.utln, that of the Jcan
tatt and olher tine fighting units,
mil, nbove all, the awful cntnstio
ihc nboiinl the .Ion a, has nt Inst
ipenpd the cjes of tlioio that would
lot nee .mid forced on the I'nrlln
nent and V'ople the naked, unpaln
cable truth that lire Ficnch navy,
.vhlch a few years ago was second
inly to the llrltlsh, Is on (he down
ward gr.ule and has already .dropped
o the fourth, oiheven the fifth, place
nming tho nnvles of tlio world.'
Painful as these disclosures arc to
i rensltlvc mid hlgh-splKed rnco
III.P tho I'lench, they arc icndeied
II the liioin bitter by tho fart that
It Is (irrmnny wlilrh has jutuped In
to the second place, (icriiian'y which
paics no effort and recoils from no
mcrlflco In her bid for supremacy
on land and tea. fitivt, as tho ctil
nlnntloii of It nil, a Ministry lias
fallen mid It Is hoped that the de
feneration will bo i hecked. .
Among the eminent Senators and
Deputies who share the honor of
hnvlng opened tho nation's eyes to
ho true state of things in tho navy
must he mentioned Charles Humbert,
1'iiitl Dimmer and the c-Mlulster or
Foreign Affairs, M. Uelcnssc, the
wo former with tho pen and the lat
ter by leading tho "attack on tho
Government which caused first the
resignation of the Minister of Mar
ine, M. Thomson, mid Dually the uv
ertluow of tho long-standing and
apparently Invincible (lovcrumciit of
The stale or things lovcnlod by
ho Inquiry Is t'uly nppalllng. Men.
guns, ammunition and mntcihil for
tho upkeep of the ships, nil me lack
ing, insplte of the millions which
have been noted, mpl spent W Hint
purpose. The main maritime force
of France, which is concentrated In
the Mediterranean, nt Toulon, Is sup
posed to bo in a permanent stnto of
mobilization. The six bnttlo-shlps
composing It nro or tho l'atrlo typo,
15,000 tons, mid there are three
13,500-tnn cruisers of the l.eon (lam
bottn class. Somo Urn ngo Admiral
(ierr.ilnet, commanding tho .squadron,
blurted out tho truth concerningjils
"llrat fighting line." Ho declared
that his llngshlp would not be able
to keep tho sea against the enemy
at nil. for thcro was not enouch shot
ami shell aboard tov enable It to tight
or nn hour. Admiral (Jcrnilnet's pa
triotic courngo lost him his conr
ni.'ind, though he hns been given nn'
other Important post since then.
The curso or tho navy, as It np'
pears to tho outside, observer, Is the
.oil tape and complicated dociimcu
nry detail by which, In dcfnult of
Iho master mind, It ill vainly bought
'n secure rnhcnslon -nm! ro-ordlnn-Hon.
Iieanis or foolscap inmil ho cov
rcd with writing heroro tho sim
plest older can ho cmrlcd Into ef
fect. On April IS, 190S, tho Minis
tor ordered that tho arsenal autbdrl
lies nt Toulon should have two imp
Inblo telephones placed on board tho
war ships of tho l'atrlo typo. Tho
answer arrived one year later, April
-, J 909. While trivial details arc
treated with rigorous minuteness, cs-
, j. i tn'".'. " '"." ' i ... i, .-. . . . i -
nl s(.nirlly,iire-"ovcrliikedror-:onjr.br " 'u) ,r1 1 Kara alMjS k'tpl' '
tardily attended to. At. Toulon '4-v,,., a,fy VttUHUn the fcotM. j
me iuiiu iorpeiioe-1 rwiuy i.ir moiiiii-i ... . .... .. . ,lf. .
hen I wan very young-''
of homos Aycr'a
b o e n
u b o d
Or s t
parents, then by tho parents, and
now by tho children. For colds
iand coughs, croup, bronchitis, la
grippe, inflammation in tho throat
of in the bronchial tubes,
is tho standard remedy Iho world
over. It contains no narcotic cr
poir.on. Accept no substitute.
Tut up in largo and small bottles.
rr--.-.iirr.i c.' & c.Tw-,". . u.s..
tho chief naval port of Franco on
the north roast of Ah lea, round Hint
about 110,000,000 had been squan
dered nn works of doubtful utility.
These, unpnlatiiblo truths hao
been crammed down tho throats ot
French Deputies nil nauseam. On
tho ory day that witnessed tho tre
mendous oratorical duel between M,
Delrnisc and 31. Clcmenccaii, tho
Chamber had been nwnlng over M.
Cninuimicl llroilssc's denunciation or
Since 1870." ho said, "wo hnve
spent ten milliards ( 12,000,000, 000)
over our fleet, mid wo Innc no licet.
At Toulon 1 found that tho port cap
tain had to pay for flo litres (eight
and tlnee-quartcrs pints) of essence
out or his own pocket, boiimsu thcro
was iioiiu in tho storeroom. For
gioaslng machinery, olive oil costlng'gnnncry tests, prircs arc orfercil to
-2 Is used, Instead of mineral oil tho bhlp making tho best showing In
costing one-quarter, of that sum. At the engineering' department." Those
llrest, good spirit, costing tner $100,(ouipctlllnns und testa mo conducted
Is used, whereat methylated spirit, i under the supervision nt Commander
costing nuo-tcndi, would servo tho 'Leigh C. rainier, who Is one ot the
nn 'American noit-nro-fi mini-
never been Joiown to woik." 1'lniis Tor tho winter cruise nnd
It needed the slashing indictment ninueucrs or the Atlantic fleet lire
10 purpose. On tho Kdgiir (!ulnet, nawil aids to the President.
"Amerlcnir poit-nro. Upper lnm.PlnnniW n Winter finilse.
or M, Delcni.sc, uttered with all tho
venom ot n personal enemy or tho
president of tho Council to arouse
tho Chamber. Had M. c'lcmcnccnii
kept silence, his Ministry would still
lie In ofllc-p. Hut he lost his temper,
Hung himself Into tho arena nnd
charged M. Dclcn3so with having hu
miliated Franco by lending her to
Algeclrns. This was too much tor
French patriotism to tolerate, and M.
Clcmenccaii fell.- France now has an
Admiral as Minister of Mailne, mid
nn Under Secretary or Stnto Tor tho
navy has been created to assist tho
Minister In an administration capa
city. The crisis has bocoinc so gruvo
that nn Immediate t-oltitlon Is abso
lutely nccecsary. tor It Is Impossible
that a country ,wlth bucIi an extens
ive Pdihoard can allow Itself to sink
to the level of a fifth-rate sea power.
IN FINE SHAPE
WASHINGTON, Sept. 10. Tho
machinery of the Atlantic battleship
llect Is in good condltlun, according
to n report made by Commander Krn
cst I,. Dennett, the llect engineer.
Such repairs as aie necessary will bo
mndo whn the ships go to tho vari
ous navy yards following their par
ticipation In tho Hudson-Fulton cel
ebration. Tho Showing' made Is very
satisfactory to tho navy department
Encineers to Have Contest.
r.iiKlneer bulcera on tho licet nro
displaying much enthusiasm over
tho coming engineering competitions
between tno vessels ot tho llect,
which will afford opportunity to do-
teimtno speed capacity, tho practlco
pr economy In the iiro or coal, and In
mo consumption or luotlvo power
supplies generally, Kxperlincntnl
competitions along these, lines were
conducted during the myngo or tho
llect mound the world following out
certain lines of guidance laid down
by tho navy department. They nro
encouraged by the department Just
as thoso In marksmanship with tho
result that hotter conditions all
being considered nt tho navy depart
ment. One rcnturo will be a rendez
vous for target practice and maneu
vers nt Hiimilaniimo, with the engi
neering lompctlttvo tests somo time
during the winter, it Is Raid nt tho
department to bo Improbable Hint
any pen Hon or tho licet will muko
a cruise during tho winter to the
Mediterinnemi, which, while afford
ing splendid opportunity for tho en
gineering tests, tho officials say,
would he to the disadvantage or the
csscls in tho matter ot target prnc
tlco and maneuvers.
i We are In line with the
best 'assortment of
In the market. All makes.
Perfumed and Plain.
Just ask for the kind you
Lehnhardt's Candies always
King and Fort SU.
1 to 5 years.
20 ROOMS FURNISHED.
REAL "ESTATE EXCHANGE. LTD.
S2 S. Kins St.
II 2 1 1 1 1 i Ku n
The largest assort
ment of lumber!
in the islands, i
which means that
you can get theS
lengths and widths
you want for sny
class of work.
Lewers & Cooke,
177 S. Kint; St. I
Entertainment for old and yo ni'.
MATTRESSES !Hawaiian News Co-Lul'
Furniture Co.; Ltd.
senllnls directly affecting tho nation-J around nro developed. As with tho
The llonlne, Honolulu's pretty lit
He theater Just completed, seems to
bo right in lino with tho original ob
ject of tho designer, nnd 9 mcrltous
ly meeting the approval or the peo
ple, tho place being finely ventilated,
the seats largo und comfortable nnd
the pictures ot an exceptional clear
ness, to say nothing or their selec
tion and unusual Interest.
In addition to tho lornl Hnwniian
scenes exhibited Inst evening, com
prising the celebrated Volcnno plc
tuic, tho visit ot tho Atlantic llect.
tliu Honolulu l"iie Department and
many others, a very Interesting und
instructive picture was given depict
ing rural lire und beencs In Karen,
as was also a graphic story of tho
beauty or th city or Stockholm nnd
tho pIctureBtiueness or tho city ot
Naples, all, three most Interesting,
being well selected nnd photograph
ically very fine.
'rhls series will bo repeated again
this evening, and tomorrow evening
a new series will replace tor Thurs
day, Friday and Saturday evenings,
and on') or tho cleverest vaudeville
turns cvordn Honolulu, ot which wo
will tell tomorrow,
A reward or S500 him railed tn ro
vc.-il a clow to tho man who shot threo
children, two or whom nro dead, nt
rars old, wus round lifeless nml Tor
dlnand Inriislno, VAjaan old, died
Bulletin Busmesc Ofhce Phone 250
nlMin Kiiltnrial Hnom Phnnr- IBS
We have Kodaks and Cameras
from $i upward
. Just Arrived
Fresh Kodak Films, Post Cards, Kodaks
This is the largest shipment we have ever received at one time
and everything is absolutely new and fresh.
Honolulu Photo Supply Co.,
Fort near Hotel
A full assortment, sizes 24"xOG"
to 48"xl20', and Ranges No. 1G to
No. 26 fust to hand.
We do sheet metal work of all
kinds, and iruarnntcc satisfaction.
Your patronage is solicited.
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Phone 211. 145 Kinc St.
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SILK AND KID GLOVES
SILK LISLE HOSIERY
Miss Kate Woodard
1141 Fort Street.
Dressmaker from Paris. Stylish
Dresses, tailor-made specialties. Rea
sonable prices. Harrison Block,!
Beretania and Fort streets. I
HENRY MAY & CO., LTD. Phonc22
M. At Gunst & Co.
FORT AND KINO STREETS.
Herald Pure Rye and
Thos. F. McTighe & Co.,
101-105 KING ST.
PHONE MO P 0 EOZ 7SA
Officers and Men of
' the Padfic Fieet
A beautiful private tourine; tnr
has been placed at your ihspo:.il
while hire. Special rates for around
the country tours have been fix-d,
includhu: all the scenes of intercut.
An experienced chauCcur will pivt
you several hours of the greatest
pleasure you have ever esptrisnetd
in sight seeing, at a surprisingly
low price. The car when not in
ijrvice will be found standing in
front of the U. S. Navol Station
marked "Fleet Car." You have only
to phone 371 to arrange foe special
A big stock of SCHOOL BOOKS,
COMPOSITION BOOKS. TENCH
TABLETS, INKS, RUBBER ERAS
ERS, SCHOOL .BAGS, etc.
SCHOOL BOOKS AT LIST PRICE.
Made up the latest or any style.
Fort and Beretania Sts.
WING ON CHONG
Bring your pic res in and we'll
design 4 frame to your satisfaction.
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Po. 0, Box 771.
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AND SOCIETY PATRONIZES THEM
THE RIDE TO HALEIWA
BY AUTO IS A DREAM.
Come and learn particnlnn aP
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Beretania hi., Opp. Sachs'.
CONTRACTOR and BUILDER.
PLUMBING and PAINTING.
9iIUe: Honolulu Painting Co., 221
Kinp St.: P. 0. Box 914
O00D MEALS FOR 25 CENTS.
NEW AND EXPERIENCED COOK.
Everything in Season.
Hotel Street, near Fort.
We want to secVlI our old cus
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