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EVENING "DDLLETIN, HONOLULU, T. II., MONDAY, I'llll.'?, 191C
On Fort Street below King,
The are in vogue in mod
ern houses. If you haven't
hardwood floors, you con have
pine or Norwest nicely fin
ished that will look nearly as
Johnson's Floor Finishes
can be used to equal advan
tage on either kind. Hand
some booklet, "Proper Treat
ment of Floors," free.
Lewers & Cooke,
177 S. KINO STREET
Coast prices on
chemicals and sun
dries of all kinds.
Post cards and
Photo Supply Co.,
OFFICE SUPPLY CO.
Trimmed and Untrimmed Hats.
Boston Bldg. Fort St.
Real Estate Agent
f 137 MERCHANT STREET
Residences on Beretania Street,
and other property.
NEW PATTERNS IN STAMPINO.
Miss Kate '.Wofedard
1141 Fort Street
FRENCH and EYELET
Mrs. J. Rosenberg,
Alexander Young Building
A full assortment, sizes 24"x96''
to 48"xl20", and Ranges No. 10 to
No. 26 just to hand.
We do sheet metal work of all
kinds, and guarantee satisfaction.
Your patronage is solicited.
PROMPT ATTENTION TO JOBBING
EMMELUTH & CO., LTD.
Phone 2,11. 145 Kina St.
BERQSTROM MUSIC 'CO., LTD.
Odd Fellows' Bldg, . Fort St.
Ai;e the ART GOODS shown in the
ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOP,
Young Murchlson sat nt ono side of
tlio library table looking grave. Young
Mrs. Murchlson sat at tbo other side
of tlio table- Willi' tho suggestion of a
pout on her pretty face find between
them lay tlio family nccounl boott,
several sheets of paper covered' with
figures and the norcll Murchlsoni had
'Just laid down.
, "Mildred," ho snld solemnly, "wo
might Just as well look the facts In
"Oh, what's the use ' sho asked,
"when tho facts are so dlsagrccablo?
Let's talk about tho New Year's evo
"Hut, my, dear clilld," hcgan-Murchl-son,
firmly, "hero wo 'are. Tit tho be
ginning of n new ear "
"Don't call mo 'your dear cjjlld.' "
protested his wife, "I'm Just as old
as you aro nearly," sho added, 'hast
ily. "Hero wo are at tho boglnnlg of a
now year," repcated'her husband, "and
wo haven't as much money In tho
bank by $180 as no had last New
"Well, If w6 hacn't, wo hnvcrft,"
Mrs. Murchlson said lightly, "and I
don't seo how wo ore golug to get It
back by pawing over a lot of Billy old
"That Isn't tho ldoa," pursued Mur
clilson, gently. I'm simply 'trying to
point out to you that wo could do bet
ter next icat."
.. .Mrs. Murchlson faced about brightly
. and. clapped her hands on tho tablo.
,'All right)" sho exclaimed. "What aro
I'wo going to dot
-That's tho girl," said her husband
encouragingly, patting the folded
hands. "We've got to cut down our
expenses next' year." .
"Oh, but how can we, Billy?" walled
Mrs. Murchlson. "I simply can't go
Into a cheaper flat.. I'vo got all my
electric cooking things fixed and all
"That Isn't necessary," explained
Murchlbon; "there are other things no
can drop. I-ct'a begin by cutting out
this New Year's cto business down
town." Mildred sat up straight and stared
"Vhyr Billy!" sho exclaimed, "we
can't do thatl 'o promised thoso peo
ple to go and thcy'vo got our seats ro
scrvod at tho tablo and everything.
We'll havo to do."
Lonety Is Thp Life On This
G. A. Keys of Dunodtn, Now Zealand,
who nrrhed. In llonolulu by tho Ma
kura February 1, left by tho Moana
for Fanning Island. Mr. Keys Is ono
of the operatois nt the cahlo Btatlon
on that Island. ,
Tho Fanning group' comprises tbo
Islands of Jnrvlu, ChilstnuB, Wash
ington, l'alinyra and Fanning Islands.
Tho aica of tho wholo gioup la about
260 cquaro mlies. Cocpanut und other
'tropical trees ate found In great pro
fusion thero. Tho group derives lta
names from an American sailor, I'd
mund Fanning, who dlscoierod It in
1798. Fanning and Christmas belong
to Great Drltaln.
Fanning Island Is midway oetween
Honolulu and Suva, FIJI. With tho
uxcoptron of a few Manlhokat fisher
men from ono' of tho neighboring Is
lands, Fanning is ono of tlio most
Joncly srots on (ho face of the earth.
.Thoro are sixteen white men em
ployed at the' cablo station, which Is
ono of the Important stations of tho
'All lied Iloutc," which embraces Can
ada, tho Commonwealth of Australia
nd New Zealand.
. This is Mr. Keys- Srst trip to tho
Island and ho will bo stationed thero
for two or three years. W. Dent Is In
charge. In an Interview with Mr.
Keys It.'as ascertained that some 450
messages aro handled ovcry twenty
four hours. As theso are In cipher,
tho men of this station aro entirely
cutnoff from tho world, being depend
ent upon Australia for newspapers,
which aro sent ovory two montliB,
Tho drinking water Is nil obtained
from artesian wells. Fanning Is n
They ate exclusive in most
"Nothing of the sortl' retorted Mur
chlspn. "Don't worry about the seats.
They'll get somebody else to take our
places without any trouble. If wo go
down there It will simply menn spend
ing' $20 "or $25 onvsupper and drinks
and wlno and tips for a lot of people
wo see about four times a year. Now
what's the uso of that? If we're going
to cconomltc, we mutt begin by cut
ting out tho luxuries."
"Well, Will Murchlson I If you call
tho ordinary social occasions of our
position meeting our friends and ex
changing greetings If you call thoso
'luxuries,' we might as well move Into
n cheap tenement some place and hldo
away from bveiybody. ut mo tell )ou
that If you don't goito that, party Now
Year's .ovo.l'J'go without jou nnd I'll
Just tell them all that jou slaed at
homo to save the money!"
, Mrs. Murchlson pretended therewith
to read a magazine.
"Oh, cry well!" ho said, humbly, "If
you to set on going, I suppose wo can
postpone the economizing until tho
new year roally starts."
Mj-s. Murchlson was Instantly molll
fled. "That's a dear bo," sho said.
''and now wo 11 find somo better way
to sayo money. What else can you
"Well, I had been thinking." began
'Murchlson rather timidly, "that It will
bo rather a needless expense for )ou
to go down to St. Louis to Islt your
mother next spring."
i "Well, of nil things!" his wlfo burst
out. "It that Isn't Just ltko n manl Of
jcourso. If wo must economize, It's got
to bo on BOino llttlo thing I want to
do'. Naturally, My lord musnt glvo
,n p anything! Ho can keep right on
smoking 25-cont cigars and and ev
erything, while I can't even run down
to geo my poonild mother for a day. If
I had ever thought jou were going to
develop Into n stingy old old grouch,"
she walled, "I would nocr havo mar
Murchlson slowly gatheied up tho
papers and tho account book whllo
Mildred buried her faco on her arm
and wept copiously. Then ho walked
around and put a consoling hand on
tho hcalng shoulders.
"Novcr mind, dear,'' ho Bald, "It's all
right. Don't cry. We'll go right nlong
and spend tho money In tho samo old
'way noxt year and II we hnvo to go to
tho poorhouso wo'll go In an automo
bile" Chicago IU'cord.
flat Bandy Island very llttlo moro than
eleven feet, abovo sca-levol. As thero
Is very llttlo soil, flowers aro scarce.
Cocoauut palms aro tho only trees that
grow tq perfection.
In the center of the Island Is a largo
lagoon, some cloven miles long by
about four miles wldo. The fow na
tives that visit this Island llvo by fish
ing. Ab theso white men are prac
tically cut olf from tho rost of tho
world for two ,or threo yearn at a
Btretch, extra allowances aro given
Supplies are cent oery second
month from Australia. Hut, as steam
ers do not touch ut Fanning on tho
northward Journey, these supplies are
landed In Honolulu and shipped by tho
southbound vesue), which culls ovcry
two months. Theso supplies consist
of canned meats, flour, sugar, vege
Tho Pacific Cablo Hoard havo sup
plied tho men with excellent quarters,
and havo fitted up billiard rooms for
tho uso of their emplojccs. In addi
tion (hero aro boats for fishing excur
sions, a fine library, and tennis courts.
Thoro aro four whlto ladles of tho Bta
tlon, so that the men are not entirely
cut oft from civilizing Influences.
AQE OP FISH.
The ago of a fish can bo dctci mined
with nccuracy by Inspection of tho oto
liths or bopy concretions which aro
found In tho auditory apparatus.
Theso otoliths Incrcace in slzo during
tho entire Ilfo of-the null', each year
nrtdlngjjo layers, n light-colored
layorJfmed In summer nnd a dark
layer formed In autumn and winter.
Tho alternate layers aro Bharply con
trnsted and very distinct,- so that
thero is no difficulty In counting them.
Tho numbor of pairs of layors lo
equal lo tho number of years tho fish
has lived. Uy this method Wollaco
has mado an Interesting study of tho
distribution ofiflshoB of tho platco
species over various sea bottoms, ac
cording to age. ."-In this way the
rapidity of growth of fishes and .the
offect of fisheries on tho population of
tho soa cati bo'deiormlncd.
For Good Furniture
FOR HIRE-SADDLE, and DRIVING
1128 FORT. STREET
.gents for the Hudson, Chalmers
Uetrot, Kissel Xar, Oakland, Frank
lin and Pierce-Arrow.
' FIRST-CLASS REPAIRING.
Your. .maohlM t will fWwsUly fat
joa when we say" it will be. We
experiment on auto.; w. re,
A1EXAJTOW. YOUNG lUTLDDrf.
5 Telephone 5
C. H. BEHN has his new 7-teated
auto- ready for business at the
HONOLULU AUTOMOBILE STAND
Corner Alakea and Jffotel Street
"Tho Best-Built Car in America"
SCHUMAN CARRIAGE CO., LTD.
YOUR HORSES SHOD
BY SKILLED FARRIERS
W. W. WRIGHT CO., Ltd.
7, W. KERSHNEB
Auto Tire Repairing
NEW SEVEN-SEATED LEXINGTON
By Hour or Trip,
ELECTRICITY brings things closer
to you at all times. We do the wir.
ing for power, telephones or light
ing. Union Electric Co.,
I. C. CARTER, Proprietor
Harrison Building, Beretania Street
M. A, Gunst & Co.
CEO. .A. MARTIN,
Business Suits for $25,
We make Rubber Stamps Buck
Handle, Self Inkers and Fac-Simile,
'WALL, NICHOLS CO., LTD.
San Francisco Hotels
Geary Street, above Union Square
Jiut oppoiln Hotel St. Fraocit
1 European Plan SI .60 a day up
nmencaa nan u.uu a nay up
Steel and brick structure, furnish.
lng cost $200,000. nigh class hotel
atmoderate rates. Center of theatre
k andrctalldlstrlct. Oncnrllneitmn.
f erring all over city. Omnibus meets
au rratns ana steamers. Send tor
booklet With man nfflart Vmauh
J Hotel Stewart now recognized as
BV !TAWiltlnTtam1hai1narAra P.t.1
address, "Trawets." A B CCode.
to Ret a Gold Watch for $1 per week
i here. The beauty of it is, you can,
with that little saving, at the end
of a short time have a first-chue
timepiece or some other article worth
COME AND SEE US ABOUT IT
Phone 512. 113 Hotel St
p. QU Jl IIJC
" AT VERY LOW PRICES
Honolulu Wire Bed Co.;
Corner Alakoa and King Streets
1129 Fort St.
FINE ROLLS AND BUNS.
BOSTON BAKED BEANS,
BOSTON BROWN BREAD.
BEST HOME-MADE BREAD IN
Ring up 107.
Sachs Block, Fort and Beretania1 Sts'.
Flno furnished rooms', $1 por day
$10 and upwards per month. Splen
MRS. C. A. BLAISDELL, Prop.
Pau Ka nana
The soap that does the work.
At all Grocers.
FOR SALE AT ALL BARS
PEARY'S NORTH POLE SKATES
ON EXHIBITION AT THE
No Hold-overs in Our
DISTILLED WATER '
1 It's Always Fresh
Arctic Soda Water Works
LEITHEAD & WOODWARD
The Fashion Saloon
Meet your friends there and enjoy
the lunches and drinks.
Hotel Street near Fort.
Come and learn particular at
TOWNSEND UNDERTAKING CO.
fleretania Bt, Opp,. Sachs'.
Young man with knowledge of
slciiogrnphy and bookkeeping, for
general utile work. Apply "J.
11.", Uulletln offlcti.
Young mull wlslies position as book
keeper. I'lriit -class raforenccs.
"A." , 4CSC-3t
Man Ui assM au lurtomobUu Wuuoe
and radiator.; ens who ha. stirred
ns opDjm!tb. J. W. Krshnr,
1177 AlAkon St. 4S20-1W
Ereryon to ink tut tb. UUf Ntakval
Tablot. Tor set. at lb. Uailln
otlUe and lu (tattouwy storw.. tt
Young girl a. imUwlRdy, lU Pnwaa
' Junction tora. 4532-3t
Clean wiping rag at Ua Bulletin oh
Uy young Japanew, sIlaAttoa U
storo. Qood wockar. Umall wa
to start. "A. II.", Hil. afflo.
Party with capital wishes to buy In
terpol In morcantll. bustiisss in
which ha can take actUa part.
Addross "Cupltal," this offlos.
Kesponslblo party with capital dp-
elrcs a business Investment. Ad
dress "Capital," Uulletln orBce.
Dr. F. SCHURMANN
Corner Union aid Beretania Sta.
Houso Consnltkig, S-S n. bl M
ordays excepted. Operetta 8-11
a. nu, 3-6 p, m.
S. E. LUCAS,
Kaaonlo Building, cot. Hotel aad
Anyone tn need of nnt-elaw spec
taelee properly fitted call on hip.
A. B. HOWAT, D. V. I.
HOURS Club Stable 10 a. m.
to 12 m.) 3 to 0 p. m. Beaidenoet
8 to 10 a. m. ; 1 to 8 p. m.
PHONES Club Stable, 109; Res
Stop That Cold
will do it.
Only at t
Cor, Fort and King Sts.
M. E. Silva,
UNDERTAKER AND EMBALHER
Prompt and Polite Attention
1120 FORT STREET PHONB 179
Night Call. 1014
IN. PHILLIPS & CO.
Wholesale Importers and Jobbers.
AMERICAN DRY GOODfa
FORT and QUEEN STS.
Delivered to residences
and offices at 29c pet
hundred in- 101b, lots
W. O. BARNHARTV
133 M.rehant St
FOR, SdDA WATERt
RYCROFT'S FOUNTAIN SODA
1 Bulletin Business Office Phone 256,
bulletin Editorial Room Phone 183.
Ll.acli cottage nt Dlnmond Head.
Address "N."i Uulletln office.
CUan fitrnlBhad rooms; (1, 11. "0, $2
par ek. 1U 81 Kurt St. tt
Two fiunUhod rooms. Apply lira.
D. ItaOonuall. 1223 Emma St,
Married couple, no children, would
lll(c furnished cottago of four or
five rooms, in pleasant, dt-slrabla
location. Address Ilox SG7,
ROOMS AND BOARD.
Cool furnished rooms and cottage,
with or without board. 1634
Nuuanu Ave., near School St.
I'rloa moderate 4460-tl
The Tiauso omolopu a Mmc-wivlng
Iht4iUod. No nddrosalng uoco
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wtlutt. Uulletln Publishing Co.,
soU aMiU tor putvutav. H
Tory neat Utile home ucnr Puna
Lou aolleg. Uosqulto-proot; 3
bedrooms; porcelain lath; station
ary. Mi tub; largo lanal. "II.
J.", HuU.tln ofSca. 4C39-tf
Dlomouda and kwelry bought, sold
arui ezciiangea.- nurguins m
wntehM, muslonl goods, otc. J.
Carlo, Fort Bt. 4484-tI
Men's clothing on credit. $1 n week;
suit given at mice. I)Vy Outfit
ting Co., Sachs Hldg., Tort St.
lntr-lfllnrul and Oahu llullrond ship-
pln books, at Ilullctla offloe. tt
Piano tanght in 8 mos, S3 month (8
saaaona), Bpoolal .attention lo
anil beginners, music, uulletln
htmaeee EiDplojent Aasooiaiioa,
aanakaa near Ash! Theater, On It
up pbon. ttf If you want a cotlc,
ood boy or serranta.
HA&IB KENNY, from San Francaj-
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tanla. Phon. 33,
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HONOLULU DANCING ACADEMY
Meets Monday and Friday nights J
u:3U o'clock. KUohana Art League,
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