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From Sun Fmnciioo:
For San Francitco:
ESTABLISHED 1882. NO, 4802.
Will Cut Under Existing Rates
And Handle Stocks Not Now Listed '
Formal announcement was made cents; for stocks from $25 to $50,
today of the establishment of a new 26 cents; for htocks ovor l'i0, one
Block exchange In IIonoluHi, to be half of one pur cent. ,
known n8 tbo "Hawaiian Stock Ex- Tlie exUteuco ol two exchange
ihange." It has been quietly work- has brought out a lot of Interesting
eel up for several weeks among local' comment among the biokcisnud bus-
business men who wish to operate
In stocks but who are not membeis
of tho existing exchange.
The membership of the new ex
change Is limited to 25, nnd eight or
nine teats have already been secured,
with ussutunces that the limit may
bo ic.iched befoio long. Tho names
of the members will be made public
Idler, but the exchange has already
organized In a tentntlve manner,
with . the following officers: Presi
dent, Robert n. lloml; vice-president,
K. (1. Dulsenborg; secretary, llnii'o
(Jarlwrlght Jr.; treasurer, Island In
vestment Co , Ltd.
The announcement of the new ex
change this morning contains the In
formation that It will do business
nlong regular lines with some de
parture from the regulations of the
present exchange It will probably
hold Its 111 st session' early in tho
Now Year, after which every session
will be public and every transaction
by tho members, whether on or be
tween boards, will be reported, Tho
announcement declares that thero
will bo no secret or unreported trans
actions. Members of the exchange stated
this morning that tho commission
rates will be considerably less than
those at ptesent opeiatlve on the Ho
nolulii Stock and llond Exchange,
The rates charged by the existing
Tor stocks selling at less than
$2.50 per share, 2 1-2 cents; for probably meet around In various of
stock between $2.50 nnd $5, C cents; flees at flrbt and permanent quarter
for stocks from $5 to $25, 12 1-2 may be secured later.
WAR OF WORDS
"Thoro nro lawyorB who will un- proWslon dealers, Ho claimed that
dortakn work, clean or dirty for tlm no argument had been presented
sake of their fceB," excitedly declared against tho legality of tho measure.
Supervisor Daniel I.ogan In his du-, Tho bill hnd been submitted to a nam
nouncoment of the at tempt mado byibor of proinlnont Honolulu attorneys
three local attorneys to defeat tlio ex-jbofoie 11b Introduction. It had been
posed food ordinance that has Just pronounced n wlso mcasuro Uigqn
closed a stormy career by being land -
id a solar plexus blow at the hands
of Mayor Joseph J. Kern through a
Immediately following tho an
nouncement of tho Mayor's objection
nn an ay of reasons for tho executive.
cto, I.ogan Jumped to his feet ut n
special meeting held this morning ami
vwaxod exceedingly wioth at the attt
"tudo iiSBtimed by Messrs. Douthltt, At
kliiwm and Andrews who leprcsented
tho Interests of a number of Oriental
fish and fruit vendors nt tho various
city maikot places.
Attorney A I,. C. Atkinson was nil
Interested spectators. At tho conclu
slon of Uigan's remaiks, hq flared up
mid declared that ho know of news
paper men who had accepted money
as In IIicb or for tho salo of their col-
umns In oidcr that certain enterprises
might bo fostered or protected.
"Mr. Logan I knn to bo a good
newspaperman." vouchsafed Atkinson
though I resent his wholesale and
unwarranted charge that ho bus made
against tho lawyers as a body "
Whnt piovoked tho startling display
of veibil pjrotecluilcs was lagan's
advice lo tho members of the Hoard
that they should not bo misled by thu Logan again btuted that ho had bo
paid attornejs fur Intended Ash and (Conlinued on Page 4.)
3:30 EBOITIOIN Xmas ads create Xms wants that Xmas stocks can fill
Iness men. It is slated that one rea
son for the establishment of tho new
body Is the fact that the member
ship of the present board Is Ilmltid
to twelve, an J scat on It nro now
worth, It Is currently reported, from
$7000 to 110,000. Moreover, the
present exchange does not hand.e oil
or mining stocks, nnd It Is generally
believed that the new exchange will
do a good deal of business In both.
One of the members of the new body
said this morning that many brokers
desired to do business, but can not
got a neat on the Honolulu exchange
owing to tho prohibitive price, To
this a member of the existing ex
change replies that the membership
Is flexible, and that It nii)ono of rec
ognized business standing wishes to
get a seat and Ib willing to pay what
Is considered a fair market prlre tin
membership would doubtless be In
creased. The fact that the new exchange
will 'probably cut rates on sugar
stock commission also nrouses much
comment. Many of the brokors de
clare that times are so dull nnd trad
Ing so slack that the present rates
nro little enough.
In any ovent, the proposed ex
change hos stirred up brokers' row
I considerably. Robert E. llond, the
president and one of tho guiding
spirits, has opened an oltlce In the
Stangenwnld building. He said thld
morning that tho members would
MAYOR FERN OF
, fuither declaiod that It was a disgrace
to tho Republican party that three
well known attorneys of that politi
cal faith should move heaven mid
hades In an attempt to stranglo leg
islation that comcH from n Republi
can attorneys working hand and glove
wlti tho Democratic minority of tho
Hoard towards tho defeat of tho pure
AH mcrabors took a shy at tho veto
submitted by Mnynr Kern, Qulnn In
sisted that ho would stand by tho
mcasuro through thick and thin.
"Orientals nro forever against any
progressive mcasuro or law that calls
for proper sanitation,"- stated Qulnn.
Ho cltod tho Introduction of a simi
lar ordlnanco at Ijos Angeles and re
cent reports show that It has worked
out to the satisfaction of evory one
Aylott rflglrterud tho regulation oh
lection nmntnat tho ordlnanco. Ho piC'
dieted a Hro In tho prlco of fish fol-
lowing Its passage. Ho died tho In
crcaeo In cost of a haircut at Japan
cso harbor shops following tho pass.
ago by the legislature of n law com
polling Oriental bin berg to tako out
a llrenso tn do business horo.
PAGES. HONOLULU. TERRITORY
FOR PUBLIC I
At a meeting of tho Republican
Teirltorlal Central Committee held
thU iifternoon It was decided to hold
a public meeting at 7:30 Tuesday
night for tho purpose of affording a
frco discussion of tho terms of the
McCiosson Kan Irrigation bill now
pending before CongresB.
It wns the senso of the meeting that
all bills amendatory to the Organic
Act should have their origin in the
Territorial Legislature, and not be
hulrlcd off to Washington before tho
pooplo had n full opportunity to learn
something of the principles Involved
Copies of the bill will be prepared
before the public meeting Tuesday
and the objections of many residents
on Hawaii will rocelvo full consldern
Governor Asserts that Law Is
Plain and Has to Be
WOULD FOLLOW REFUSAL
Territory's Chiof Executive
Supports Stand Taken By
Attorney General Lindsay
In the Case,
The attitude taken by Attornoy-
Oeneial Lindsay In connection with
the decision of City and County At'
tomey Cathcart to rcfuBO to continue
criminal proseiutloiiB In the Circuit
Couit, is sustained by Governor
In a statement made this morning
Governor l-'roar doclarcd that tho du
ties of tho city und county attorney
were plainly prescribed by Inw and
that in tho event of a city and coun
ty attorney falling to perform the
duties given to him by statute thcto
was a penalty In his removal from
offlro for malfeasance.
The Governor declared that there
would be nothing, theoretically, to
prevent nil of tho county attorneys
from fDlIovving tho steps of Cathcart,
refusing to handle criminal prosecu
tions In the Circuit Courts.
Attorney Oenornl Lindsay was
busy this morning In looking over
tho criminal calendar In Judgo Coop,
er's department ol the Circuit Court
and he stated that he would take
over the jurisdiction in the prosecu
tions, for the tlmo being at least.
There is a legal doubt as to wheth
er original Impeachment proceedings
could be .Instituted In tho Supremo
Court or only brought In the highest
tribunal after a hearing before the
Hoard of Supervisors.
Thcio are no Indications that
Cathcart will recede from the stand
ho has taken, and any action that
may bn taken' against him rests In
tho hands of Lindsay.
U. S. ATTORNEY IN
SAN FRANCISCO QUITS
(Bprclal llullntln Cable)
SAN KRANCISCO, Doc. 17. As
slstnnt U, S, District Attorney lllack
has resigned, and Congressman Dun
can E. McKlnlay will succeed him.
Haas candy freBli and flno. Denson,
Smith ami Company, Hotel nnd Foit
I)y attempting to do some people n
favor vnu merelv nnnov them.
.,-.. . - .. .
Theie Is nlwnys n unlet demand for J
wet l'oocIh In a dry town.
OF HAWAII, SATURDAY. DECEMBER 17( 1910. CO PAOES.
lil.Vlll I II SUGAR
Aii"M.tttt'-il Press Cablp.)
WASHINOTON, D. C, Dec. 17.
Inspector Purr, who uncovered the
lUigur.welghlng frauds In the Newi
Vork custom, houte, will be reward
ed with $8000, under the law provld-l
mg for u payment of a percentage of
the amount Involved to the person!
.llsiloslliir tho frauds. The imvmetlt'
of $8000 to Parr Is one of the Items'
in the urgent deficiency appropria
tion bill which passed tho House to-
Ju The total iimoiint itillud for In
the bill Is $1)95,672.
FIGHT JANUARY 17
(AfKuciilttil I'rma Culilc.)
WASHINOTON, D. C Dec. 17
Tho rules rommltteo of the House
today agreed that the House vote on
the question of the city for the ex
position of 1915 on January 17, The
"exposition resolutions," which In
clude the appropriation for Fedoral
ild tv the expositions planned by
New Orleans und San Francisco, will
be the medium of- a sharp light be
tween the twd cities mentioned.
t AfltMX-lutotl Pnss Cabin)
WASHINOTON, D, C, Dec. 17.
Secretary of Wnr Dickinson today
sent out a letter In reply to Con
gressman James McLachlau of Cali
fornia, who Is attempting to fores
the "secret report" of the secretary
before, the public. Tho Boeretary ills
cussed the matter briefly.
LODGE FAVORS SOME
REVISION OF TARIFF
f AKn'lnti(1 Presi r-alil,)
WASHINOTON, D. (!., Dec. 17.
Senator II, C. Lodge of Massachusetts
today addressed the Senate on the
subject of tariff revision, opposing a
wholesale revision of the existing
schedules. Ho declares that lie fa
vors tho amendment of certain sec
tions of the bill but Is against prun
ing It as a whole.
TO RETAKE GUERRERO
f.xKoclfiti-t Prt-N Cable.)
MEXICO CITY, Mex.. Dee. 17.
The revolutionist! still hold tho town
of Ouerrcrn, In silto of tho efforts of
the government troops to dlslodgoj
them. Sharp fighting Is taking place
In the vicinity.
. IN BATTLE
(AnMiiiluUri Pi-cm Caltb)
EL PASO, Tex., Dec. 17. A brisk
engagement of revolutionists and
government troops is reported from
Harlendltn, across tho Rio Grande
river, with several soldiers killed,
Brewer & Co. Arrange
Office to Facilitate
That C. llrnwcr & Co., Ltd., will
soon open a branch In llllo Is tho
news brought back by E. Faxton
I Illshop today mi his return from the
Dig Island. Mr. Illshop camo on the
Manna Kea, nnd while In llllo mado
final ariangements for the branch,
which will carry on a general agency
basinets nnd will be particularly de
voted to handling the company's
plantation business or Hawaii,
In speaking of the matter, Mr.
I Illshop sajs: '
With tho first of tho year C.
lllrower & Co., Ltd., will open a
President Taft Names
Cottrill For Job Here
Charles A. Cottrill
Higher Grade Effective Janu
ary 1, When He Goes to
Colonel Walter 3. Schuyler, com
muudliig the Fifth Cavnlry, will be
made a brigadier-general on Janu
ury 1, orders to Hits effect having
Just reached Honolulu
Instead of going to California for
staff duty, llrlgadlcr-Uenerat Schuy
ler will proceed to the Infantry and
J Cavalry School at Tort Riley ns com
Colonel Schuyler Is one of the old
er offlierH tn tho cavalry servlco, and
sluco his commission us second lieu
tenant In the Kitty Cavalry, forty
jears ago, nearly nit his service has
been with that organization.
He vvns born In New York April
20, 1 849. and was appointed to tho
ucudemy from that State, July I,
18CG. Upon graduation he was ap
pointed second lieutenant In tho
Fifth, Juno 15, 1870; was promoted
to first lieutenant, July SO, 187C,
nnd to 'captain, Apfll 21,. 1887.
On October 18, 1899, ho was trans,
ferrcd to the Second Cavalry as ma
jor, and mado lleutannnt-colonol of
the regiment on February 17, 1903,
He was again transferred, to the
Third Cavalry this time, on Septem
ber 27, 190S, and then on August
20, 1900, ho went back to the Fifth
is Its colonel.
During the Spanish War he saw
servlco, with the volunteers, being
mnde colonel of th0 203rd New York
Infnnlr In 1898, nnd was honorably
mustered out March 25, 1899. He
was made roloned of the 4Gth In
f nn try, August 17 of the same year,
nnd was mustered out of the volun
tccr servlco on May 31, 1901.
A shipment of lumber from 1'injel
Sound arrived at llllo on last Sunday
by the American schooner Camano.
Tho vessel was" thlrty-clght days In
making tho passage.
cj. ,i .; ., rt, .;, .s $, .s. .n .s . .s. ?''?'
branch otllro In llllo, which will be
located In tho Peacock block. It
will -lie for convenience In tho hand
ling of tho bittlncHs of the company
for the plantations on Hawaii which
It represents ns agents. Tho branch
will also handle tho llllo agency of
the Matson Navigation Company ns
well as insurance and other matters
of business. Mr. Ralph Balding of
llllo will bo n charge.''
Negro Politician of
natea jpor iviucn uiscussea Local, ;,
Position " "
Charles A. Cottrill, the negro pol
Itl -Ian of Toledo, O., will almost
without doubt be sent to Honolulu
as collector of Internal revenue. Ills
nomination was today sent to the
Senate by President Taft, and al
though local protests have been
made. It Is not generally believed
here that they will be strong enough
to keep tho President from paving
IiIk political debt to Cottrill by giv
ing him the Federal position here to
succeed Walter V. Drake.
Although those conversant with
the situation believe that Cottrill is
prntticnlly assured of the post, the
Republican Territorial central com-
mlttee,vvhlch has endorsed John G.
Rothwoll (or tho' position, met this
iiiii-rncfin in consider n lurinor pro .,lon Charles A. Cottrill. colored . Of
test against Cottrill. Tho commit-, Toledo, collector Internal revenue,
tee may nut decide to take up the. Honolulu." '
matter formally. Tno announcement of the nomlna-
The first news that Cottrlll'B nom-j Hon of Cottrill was received with
Inatlon had been mimed by President something nkln to sighs of surprise
Taft was ro-olvcd by the II u 1 1
tin today Mini Its Washington cor-
TRANSPORTS OF FUTURE TO
DOCK AT PEARL HARBOR, IS
mac in u comparatively snore nine
ull army transports will make Peart
Harbor their destination In Hawaii,
Instead of Honolulu, Is the news re-
eclved from an authentic source.
It Is tho plan of tho Wnr Dopari- could be laid to the wharf 1 .tl)B
tn, tn Ioiva nnlm nf tl.n t.nnuiinria'.Hnii, nn.. I ... I I, . t. n .. ........ ,n.. .
ment to have none of tho transports
make Honolulu after the Pearl Har
bor work Is In such shnpo that the
transports can go there, discharging
troops und supplies at tho reserva
tion nt Pcurl Harbor being much
cheaper for the government than
Ing the same thing here.
in tlie past tno government lias
wished toncqulro the Channel wharf
lor n transport uock instead ot
Ing obliged to use tho nnyy docks
(Hix-clal llulla tin Cubic.)
BAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17. Jack
("Onp-Round") Hogan today won
the decision over Johnny Frayno ut
the end of their twenty-round battle
heie. Krayno was the cloverer of
the two, but Hogan'B whirlwind style
of mixing It gave him tho decision on
BIG MAJORITY FOR
(Hl'-tlal II ll Mi-till I'alilf.)
LONDON, Dec. 17. Tho Oovorn
ment party further Increased Its lead
over the Opposition, or Unionists, In
tho returns from llrltlsh olectlons to
tho House today The seats now nro:
Government, 392; Opposition, 270.
Only two more members aro to bo
elected, Tho Government now has
n majority of 57.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17.
Heels: 88 analysis, 9s, 0 l-4d.; par-
Ity, 3.8SC. Previous ouotatlon, 9a.
l() 1i2ll. 2,1 JTA. 1 .-4
Merchant who talk about honest
Rood in an honest, interesting way,
in the advertising columns of th4'
BULLETIN, seldom have slack tiinesj"
PRICE 5 CENTS.
Toledo, Ohio, Nomi-
tesKndcnt, John J, Monk. Early
this morning tho II u 1 1 e 1 1 n re
ceived the following messago: f
'Wriulilt.t,n II n tlA IJV
i-..iiiiu '", iiuuuiimru lorjl
i -tier .Mr, Monk supplemented this i
with the following;
"Washington, D. C, Dec. 17.?'
".Nomination Charles Cottrill of I
Toledo, Ohio, collector Internal reve
nue. Honolulu, sent by Taft to Sen-
ate today. Cottrill Is negro. )j
The Assni-latp.l Prews rnnnrmml'llinl
II ii 1 1 e 1 1 n's speclnl message a ll-wl
He later with this announcement:
"Washington, ,D, S..Deci7.
i an rem senate loilay nominn-
e-'nbout the Judiciary building and
(nnnthnIl nn .,.. o
lor ine troops, nut vvnen It was su
gested recently In the construct!
of a rail line to Fort Armstrong. tU:
switches be put In at the eutirantfa
to tho Channel wharf, so that tracks
army acquired It the proposition was
turned down, ns It was said the nrmy
had no u'o for the wharf. I4h.'
ha old dock would have toFbo
strengthened considerably In ordftto
make It safe for freight carBjTand
do-ithe army did not wish to co to'tlils
expense for the short time the wh'WtJ
could be used beforo tho transports
. would make Pearl Harbor their Ha-
(Continued on Page 2 $
Forty-nine hundred dollars now
reiHiso In the coffers of tho cttyi aml
county, n large sllco of this um
being made available for the Homo- M
lulu I'uvlnc Company, which has JBst '
completed the laying ot bltullthlc J
pavement on olio block of Port street ,J
lying between -King and Hotel H
streets. ,, $
The city steam rollers mado their J
last trips back und forth over tho
newlj-lald bltullthlc compound at a ,Q
late hour last evening. The pave- l
ment U now ready for acceptance by ijf
the city and county fathers.
""Tnorder that tho paving company
will not have to wait unduly for Its J
pay, Chairman Qulnn ot the road'" J
committee Introduced a resolution j
beforo tho city solons at a former
meeting, calling for the sum of forty- s
nine hundred dollars, to be' used .iiVu
covering the expense Incurred In tho 5
faying of the pavement. This num. J
is made available through a tlilrdi
rending of the measure. A nortloW A
of tho amount wilt go towards ,&?.!
P" 7' IT" V.7.
expense ui iiuicaiiing Ecorm-Y
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