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EVENING nm.t.ETIN, HONOLULU, T. !!., THURSDAY, DEC. IB, IflOD.
BOUGHT TO PLEASE
The fancy of the Christmas buyer was our thought
when buying for the 1009 Holiday trade. That we caught
the fancy we believe from the daily showing of satisfac
tion by our customers,
A late arrival here are some Fancy Trimmed Hats.
The Holiday line is at complete as Judicious buying
would uermit. The toy line is unsurpassed. A flue dis
play of grass linen.
When marketing come on to our store, We will make
you welcome, even thojgh yon do not buy,
WAH YING CHONG CO.,
Xing St., Ewa Fish Market.
Chamber of Commerce
'"'And Local Medicos
f( Join Forces
MUST GUARD CITY
FROM SOUTHERN INFECTION
This Shows What Our Customers Think!
Repeat orders have come in from every first customer we have had
for wood and coal. It is the best indication of our customers' satisfac
tion. If you send us your order we will guarantee you satisfaction and
endeavor to make you a regular customer by giving full measure, best
quality and the lowest prices.
JBLonolulu Construction & Draying Co.,
Office Fort St., Below Beretania. Phone 281
Have You Tried!
S A POLIO
Ask Your Grocer For It.
Mosquito Fighters Ask for Hearty
Co-operation of Citizens De
stroy All Breeding Places Yel
low Fever Mosquitoes Now Here
Mi'inliiTH of the iiioillrnl fraterni
ty. In conjunct Inn with the Honolulu
Chumlicr of Commerce, nrc plnnnlnR
a war iif extermination nun I list mos
quitoes. This Is not liccansc the
people uf the llnwallan Inlands hivo
contracted malaria or ellow fever,
but-solely to prevent disease-convoying
mosquitoes fiom IioIiib luought
lieie fiom the uuheulthy and tnnlnr-
lal districts of Central and South
America and from those ports of the
Orient where jellow fever Is preva
According to Dr. Ilolidy, who read
o most Interesting paper on this sub
ject before the Honolulu Chamber or
Commerce jesterday, there aro light
hero In Honolulu yellow-fever nml
ninlarla-conveylng mosquitoes. Hut,
thanks to the rigid segregation or
all patients who have shown signs
of these drend diseases, Honolulu
and the whole Territory have so far
been Kept Immune from an epidemic.
Now that vessels aro touching here
from Central American ports, where
the B.mltniy conditions are as yet
unsatlsfactoiy, and where the healtn
authorities of those ports are not so
rigid in their examination of pas
sengers as our health officers are
lieie, jellow fever and malarial germs
will have to bo kept within bounds
If these Islands are to continue to
enjoy Immunity from sickness, or
Acting Governor Mott-Smlth also
addressed the meeting on the work
carried on by the Hoard of Ilealtb
and quarantine' department, nnd was
emphatic In his remarks us to the
gravity of the situation. With a
large population entirely nonim
mune, with inosqultoca widely scat-
teied, our health authorities hao n
hard proposition to face. The effort
that the. Hoard of HiVlth Is making
to rid the city nnd Island of mosqui
toes Is the first step In making Ho
I'otulu immune from tropical dis
An appropriation of SI, 000 a
month by the Shippers Association,
to be used exclusively for the ex
termination of this pest, will go far
towards ridding the city of the grave
danger wlilth Is now lurking In our
midst. The authorities cannot do nil
the work, however, the general pub
lic must do their share, nnd It be
hooves all good citizens to see Hint
their particular property Is kept
i lean to that mosquitoes will hav
no place In which to breed.
Once the jellow fever nnd mnlar
lal Infected mosquitoes nre allowed
to establish themselves here, noth
ing will pretcnt the wholo of the Is
lands from becoming n hot-bed of
disease. A mosquito campaign Is to
be started In tho near future, and It
the Hoard of Health authorities have.
the hearty lo-opcratlon of tho pub
lic, Honolulu will soon b rid or
these pests ntul disturbers of noc
After giving n resume of the geo
graphical position of these Islands,
which Is Itself te heaviest handi
cap on the quarantine service, and
the various quarantlnnble diseases,
Dr. Hobdy went Into a more detailed
account of mnlaila and yellow fever.
"Malaria is Just as bad and more
Inslillous, for just as your health of
ficers can not Isolate and quarantine
u case of malaria so your quaran
tine ounce can not quatnutlne and
disinfect incoming ships for ma
laria Infected mosquitoes."
MR3. TOM THUMB
HOW I1V1NU IN PARIS
Little Lady Who Was At One Time a
World Wonder, Living Quietly
in the G-ay City Surrounding
Made to Fit.
PAttIS, December 4. Tho Lillipu
tian Village, now one of the features
of Paris life, is a 'living dream, nnd
as one wanders nround this toylike
city with tiny houses, horses no
larger than dogs, nnd coaches that
bring to mind tho'lrahsformnllon or
tho pumpkliij nml tho little people
themselves, one feels llko a giant,
who in hla wnitlir might crush any
one of these midgets with the uplift
ing it a foot.
The queen among the, .100 nttes la
undisputed!)' the Countess Mngrl, or
as she Is more generally known by
the public, Mrs. General Tom Thumb.
This llttlo woman Is today, after
fifty-one jcars of life behind the
footlights, charming the Parisian
public and the hordes of tourists
fiom nil countries by her sweetness
of manner and naturnl charm. Just
as tn the days of our mothers nnd
grandmothers, the celebrated Lillipu
tian, who has reached the age of G8,
Is as marvelous as ever. Age seems
to have touched this loVable little
creature very lightly. Her hair still
retains Its dark brown color, and al
though she Is stoutor thnn alio was,
her buoyancy and sprlghtllness or
step nre those or a joung woman or
rnther ot a child.
INTEREST IN PIANO GAME
Much Interest Is manifest In tho
weekly reduction being mado on the
Starr Piano displajcd In the Thayer
Piano Store window. This piano Is
being wcekljvreduced .In prlco S.
The reduction began on October 1st.
Tho 88 note Cecllllnn Plnyer sold at
this popular piano store would fcjuke
a tlnp cumtmas present for any
There-have Just been placed' In tho
Smithsonian Institution in Washington
two new species of rats Imported from
Drltlsh Kast Africa. They arc small,
one having Its face marked. on each
side with n bmad black band.
"Do you believe there Is nrythlng
In luck?" queried, thu-shirtlcss person.
"Yes." rejoined tho luutler. There Is
more or less liitelllgeuin and persever
ance. In It." i '
CHINA ENTERS OBJECTIONS
AGAINST RUSSIAN CLAIMS
Flowery Kingdom Denies the Rus
sian Autocrat's Bight to Ad
miniiV.cr Affairs in the Man
churian Railway Zone.
PKKING, Dec. S. The Chinese
government has sent a circular noto
to the powers protesting Itussla's
claims to the right of administra
tion over t',-e Mancliurlan railway
lone. r,Tho protest deals lengthily
with ,the Russian communique,
which was sent to the powers on
Oct. S, and which was formally
handed to the Chinese Foreign
Hoard n month later by M. Kokov
soff, Russian Minister of Finance.
The communique hnd to do with
Russian Intentions regarding (rail
way zones In Manchuria, and the
protest declares that It Is a viola
tion of the Portsmouth treaty as
well as of the Harbin agreement of
Bobble "Say, pa, what is femmlno
Intuition?" Pa "Fcmlnlno Intuition.
my son. Is what a wpnian uses in mnk
Ing tioublo for herself."
WHITNEY & MARSH, ltd
Our Stock of-
is still complete; including the ever
popular ' ''Dorothy Dainty" Sets
of hair bows or hair bows and sash, to
match, in pretty fancy boxes.
Fine quality Plain TAFFETA
RIBBON, 4 1-2 in. wide, -
Special at - JC
FINE FANCY WOVEN- RIBBON
6 1-2 inch wide, irs
Special at . -" 5C J&
If You Don't Know
" That onr sodas are the best to be had in the city, it
if became yon have never tried them. A trial cate will
convince yon that in the manufacture of soda water we
are in a class bv ourselves.
Consolidated Soda Water Works Co., Ltd.
JOHN SCHL1EFF, Manager.
Weekly Bulletin $1 Per Year
' New and .Stylish
Made by us
from the other Islands and Townspeople should not deny themselves the pleasure of calling:
at Kerr's, Honolulu's greatest department store.
OUR TOY DEPARTMENT IS ONE OF THE SIGHTS WORTH SEEING. n
Here we have thousands of Toys ranging: in price from 5c to $25.00 and an assortment
that cannot be duplicated in Honolulu. ' ' t
SANTA CLAUS CONTEST
for the BIG DOLL and the FRENCH MOBILE is getting very keen and if you do not want
the votes for your own child save them as you are sure to be asked for them. Vote early
and often. , See list in window. .
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Honolulu's .Ideal Store for Men
Withes to lay special emphasis on its splendid exhibit of men's suits'selU
ing from $9.00 to $60.00 each, made of 'the very best material' and 'in
the latest shades and styles', such as grey overplaids, shadow and self
ttripes, and plain effects also several shades of green and Drown. Every
suit splendidly lined and hand finished by experts.
Ladies Lace Coats and Waists
From AMERICA'S foremost makers at prices that take the ECONOMY
SEEKERS bv surprise. Rain Coats, Skirts, Waists, Full Suits at prices
never equaled in Honolulu before.
100 SKIRTS FROM ONE OF AMERICA'S LEADING MAKERS.
No two alike. Price from $5.00 to $20.00 each.
You need a new and stylish pair of shoes for Christmas, and we
have them in the largest and best assortment in the city and at any
price you may desire.
Come and hear the music and see Santa Claus dance at 7 o'clock
L B. KERR & CO., LTD.
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