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EVENING DUM.ET1N, HONOLULU, T. 11., miDAY, DKC. 3, 190!).
WAR MOVE CONSIDERED
HASTY BY MEXICO
Buy A Nice . Rug
K HAVE tlic TWISTED MATTINO RUGS, made in China. 'Those'
. nrc not expensive, jetJljcy make very desirable floor covering" in"
any house. Wc have imported a specially large stock for the
lnrac Holiday trade we have in them every year.
Wc have a fine assortment of.BLUE and WHITE JAPANESE COT
TON RUGS. PRICES VERY LOW.- '
Thr most Intense Interest Is being (alt-
United Stntcu to liinlie
177 S. Kins Street,
LEWERS & COOKE, Ltd,
. SUPPLIES READING
SrOSTS OWEN EVERY ATTEN
TION WITH VIEW TO BEAT
ING ALL COMERS SURVEY
WORK STILL GOINO ON.
VIhIIiur at l-'urt !)u .Iluasy will mi
lieu many Improvements In tlio rwron
IK.il lull at that post, wlilcli Ih being
unci! liy both tlu Knglncrni and tlio
lio-tpltnl Corpti. Till!. building, which
Ih one of tint man;' erected sine? tlio
present tiimpH arrived nt that c.inip,
.iH.liicated on thu beach and contnlim
'the billiard and pool table ami library
of the Knglnccrn. Now'tables anil
tHin clialiH.h.iw been pmchased while
boikc:men h:ie been placed about In
order th.it the men may enjoy them
trlvt'M im well In camp an elsewhere.
The library, which contains many bun
dled biKiku, Including nmut of the Lit
ikI not els. Is cut. of (lie finest that any
rrmy pent run boaist of. Forty-flvu
monthly magazines, sixteen weekly
leilodlraU and fifteen newspapers are
iiecclvcd there and every cm,!iIiik U'e
loiches and reading room can lis seen
filled by the members of. t(iu poal en
Joying the new papers fiom homo and
I'll using themseles with cards and
oiher Karnes. It Is hero that mo enter
tnmmeiits, which many of tho soldier's
filcnils In Ilonoliilii have eiijuyul. are
planned ami It Is hoio also, that th.
cliamplonhli gaiuett of mmi1 and bil
liards, which aio now IioIiik playoil, aio
The rain, which begin early last,
culling, made It possible to play only
um of tho handball guinea' that wen-
I nhednled for tin; evening, ScrgeimtK
I Ikihcl ami Spencer continued In their
winning form nml won from Vogclh.ick
nud l'reosko hv a'tcoro or twent)-ono
Ki eighteen. The postponed Kimes of
last night wt ho plated this eveultiK
nml It Is sure that some fast work will
lie been. Many of tho best hnmbball
ilueis of the camp am out with tho
liurvey imitlos In tho Island and as
Itl.iy are nil eected In camp for
Thiistmus holidays tho men now at
! Kurt Do Hitsr.y are doliiK u'l possible
! to get themselves In shape to win tho
I holiday irimes. This series of game.
! will lie-in the first of tho holldnys and
j will continue until after New Yoars.
Illlllards had tho attention of nil last
fiuuiiK iu recrcauou nan noil as ino
series Is fast Hearing completion some
clever phiylng wan seen. Williamson,
who tins been playing n guod game,
won from llartman. This was tho first
Itiiiiio or tho evening and was onu or
tho best. Uoth men played nil even
gnnio, Williamson drawing away only
In thn last Iwenty isilnts. Tho score
one hundred to eighty-nine. Vogcl
back won from llcnnlt In tho second
gnimt mid ns thou- two men havo each
nn equal percentage now tliey will no
si eii'aK.iln befoie the c'osv of tho tour
nament, l'ox Won fium Ituetlier In tho
first pool k'iiiio and l-uriell from l.aue
In the secoml. Uoth of tho winners
shnued rood lorm and will bo welt up
nt the finish. The guinea are heiiiK
nulled uIoiik in order Ihnt'they may ho
completed liofmu the twenty-fifth of
News About Camp. '
, 1'rlvnto Duilzlc, who his been nt
voik' on the largo map of tho Island,
left I'oit Dii Hussy today for a trip to
tint tnrlmii engineer camps whore ho
will obtiiln further Information In con
nection with tlio survey wmk. 1'ilv.ite
Ilrodke returned fiom Kuhnna yester
day and will remain In this ennrp for a
much needed toM before ho rcturnsMo
his detachment. Arrangements irc
under way for nn entertainment at
Christmas which will rival any given
by tho Knglneers slnco they arrived nt
Fort De Husky. Visiting tnlcnt, ns well
r.s local, will aid thu members of tho
camp In this performance tho program
of which will b'o given .out within a
4 - CITY OP MKXICO. Dec. 2.
en here In tho urenariitloiH being made by the
wan upon Nicaragua, ' t,' ,
Tliioiigliout the rumment Ihero Is an nuclei tone iiflltlclsm ugatnst
the United States, the feeling hcln; that the action token has been too
MEXICO WILL BE NEUTRAL """ .
Konnr Don lgnaclo Miiriscnl, the kccrelnly of foreign nffnlis, today
made an official auiioiiiircmcnt of J hi- plans of-the. Mexican governmi'tit
to pivicne a neiitnil attitude lii tlio Impending hostilities,
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IXOODS IN NORTHWEST '
UKM.lNailA.M, Wnsh., Dec. 2., Tho country around this city Is
Inundated by Hoods and fifty miles of railroads have been washed out.
The damage tliioiigliout this section g "reported to have been heavy, tho
total being estimated nt no less than $2,000,000. A thousand cuttle mo
hnowu'lo hnv.e been drowned, nml 4 00,000 sacks of grain, stori'd ready
for shipment to tho elevators and'mlUs have been destroyed.
EASTERN ROADS FACING TIE-UP
NKW YOHKi Dec. 2. Representatives of the trainmen on nil tho
eastern cnllioails. eouinrlsliiR railroad unions with n combined mem-'.
leishlp of :inu,till0 men havo Issued a statement thnt they are picpur
lug to demand soon a te'n per cent Increase In their pay.
YOUNG TO COMMAND ,
SAX KKANCIiJCO. Dec. 2. CapU I.ncleti Young, cnptnln of the
Mare Island Navy Ynrd, hns been detached from duty In the junl nml
will piohably be given a command aboard ship. ,
m i i i m '
IN CHARGE ON ATLANTIC '
rillLADKI.l'IIIA, Dee. 2. Ilenr'Admirnl V. W. Kimball has been,
tlnced In. command of tho liavnt ford's being despatched to Nlcaragiinn
wnters on the Atlantic side. " '
1 m i i
STRIKE BREAKERS ENGAGED
ST. l'AUL, Dec. 2. Tho ml Iron its entering heie have hired a thous
and stiikubreakers to take the places of the switchmen ivn aro out.
POLICE COURT NO
District Maglstratu Amlrude doesn't
pioixiso to hnvo tho police court util
ized for tho rounding up of dclinntunt
debtors to tho territorial or city and
county coffers, nml he plainly signified
his determination to hereafter prevent
n recurrence! of such proceedings ntfof
Into hae been brought hiTiue Ills
Tlio matter was brought up this
mmnlng nt tho Instance of a. .Japanese
named Tnkahashl, who had been'
placed under nircsr upon u Ahargo of
conducting n lodging house on Ileio.
tnidn street, without having gone lo
Ihfr trouble or. taking out a license.
The housi; Iris boon entering to tho
.Inpatient public t-lnco the first of July,
under Ihe incunt lunqiigcmviit. Tho
Our " -it
'ARli! ALL ON DISPLAY .
By trading witn US you may get tlie-
$125 Victor Talking Machine
- - and Record Cabinet
Free of Charge.
proiirlelor wns dlscoveied In his lair
I lie other any by n rolector of. licenses
and ho was promptly brought to tho
The prosecution recommended thai
Takahashl bo discharged ami It was
at Ihls'recnmmemlatlon that Judgo An
drailo shied and uunoiliired from tho
bench that In his opinion that an ex
a pi pie should ho made of some of the
alleged, offenders thnt lire continually
iielng Drought beniro tha.maglstinto,
It develofed however In Jhu case of
Tnkahashl that slnco ho had taken
over tho place of business last July, he
hail not bcc'i Visited by tho (listless
fully active tax collectors. Hr, at
lvast was ono victim who had escaped
the fltic tooth garnering for revenues.
Hereafter It will bo up to tho tax
gathercra to get busier than ever nml
desist in bringing their delinquents be
fore itollco court with a view of secur
ing tho payment of licenses.
Seagulls are so numerous In nnd
nuom ino I'.ngiisu coast mat 'hey am
causing n'hca-c'ty of fish
MOM HOTEL WILL
HAVE AN ANNEX
COTTAGES TO BE ERECTED OP
POSITE THE SEASIDE UP
TO - DATE BUILDINGS ARE
KxkAislve Improvements aio planned
nt tho iMoaun Hotel nml nn niiuex In
.the shape, of cottages will bo erected
In tlnj near ft'turo. Tho property of
inslte tho Seaside has been tan chased
mid the cottage's that nt present arc
tnere will bo removed "nnd new ones
Mr. Archie Young, on being seen this
morning, snlil thnt nlthough tho mini
ler'of cottages to bo erected had not
been jet decided niton that enough lo
house tho big rush of tourists In tho
future would coitalnly bo planned for.
Another fenturu that will lend lo
irnko tho Mo.ma hotel even ninro pot
ular, will bo tho building of two Hist
class cement leiftils courts In front or
llfu now cottnges. These will In) ror
the mho oftl'3 giieBts nml Mr, Young
Intends to m.iko them tho best, In tho
Tho extension of the Moann hotel
fhows the confidence thu proprietors
Iimo In tho growth of Honolulu, ami
tho new cottnges, which will bo up-lo-(Into
structiiies, will render Kalakau.t
nveiuio moio attractive than over,
When yoli want pholographs Hint aro'
teal likenesses pose for your plcturo
at tho M. K. Henry Hallery on Ilotol
ttreet opposite- tho Art Theater. Kn
largetncnt work done. Also printing
nnd developing. ,
Tho old court house nt Sacramento,
CaK, will bo sold nt public miction, a '
nuw public building will bo erected.
GRAND CLEARANCE SALE OF
We want to clear out our entire line in order to make room for our NEW SPRING STYLES
25 PER CENT. OFF ALL MEN'S SUITS. This means that you can have a Christmas Suifat a
very low figure. .. -
BEAUTIFY THE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
i By purchasing your TABLE DAMASK and LACE CURTAINS at Bargain Prices
72-in. wide Satin Finish; regular value $2.00;
Sale Price, the yard $1.50
Napkins to jnatch. -
Size 23 in. x24 in., $3.00 value; Sale Fricc, the'
C4 in. Damask, flu quality, regular 75c; Sale
Price 50o. ward
56 in. Damask, rep;. C5c; Sale. Trice 50c yard'
70 in. Damask, unbleached, worth $1.50; dur-
ing the sale, he j'ard , 90c
' , NAPKINS
$1.50 value, the dozen ' $l.ig
1.75 value, the dozen , 1.35
2.00 value, the dozen . 1.G5
In Several New Designs
$0.75 .value, Sale Price, the pair $0.55
1.00 value, Sale Price, the pair 0.70
1.25 value, Sale Price, the pair .... i .... r. . . 1,00
f.50 value, Sale Price, the pair 1.20
1.75 value, Sale Price, the pair 1.40
2.0Q value, Sale Price, the pair -. 1.60
2.25 value, Sale Price, the pair 1.90
$2.50 value, Sale Price, the pair $2.00
2.75 value, Sale Price, the pair , . . .-. . . 2.15
3.00 .value, Sale Price, the pair v...... 2.40
3.50 value, Sale Price, the pair 2.70
3.75 value, Sale Price, the pair 3,00
6.50 value,. Sale Price, the pair 5.25
A FULL LINE OF SWISS CURTAIN SCRIM
CHENILLE PORTIERES, $ 4.C0 VALUE, FJr $3.00 PAIR
s ART DENIMS, BURLAP AND CRETONNES
SantaClaus Headquarters for Toys! Toys!
Santa Claus will make his second appearance at 2
o'clock tomorrow afternoon. Bring the children
. and see the enormous display.
L. B. Kerr & Co., Ltd.,
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