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EVENING BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T. H,, MONDAY, DEC. 18, 1911.
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MOSQUITOES. IN KONA
(lly I). S. (toiMlhiir. ll.Sr A.M., M.U.,
Author f "1 viii1 (to- In Their
Hchillou In lllxtiiM'N lit lliinnll.)
.lnnitiltoc 111 Komi cnniiot lio
Reared off liy n blare of trumpets nr
an ebullition of natural gas.
W'lien It rains heavily every day,
tlicy diminish, because tho downpour
takes tho Inrvnu awny Jltcrully
drownrt anil wuhIich them out of res
Tho statement then that mosquitoes
hero naturally disappear during tho
The Civic dull however well Inten-.dry season Is not based upon careful
tloned cannot ilrtvo lliem on, ana no . observation.
organization or campaign such as tho
typhoid epidemic made necessary, can
bn of much avail,
.Money spent that way will bo wast
ed as any person of practical Judfi
ment familiar with conditions In ICn
na will readily see. Tho only thing
to ho done here Is to Instruct proper
ty and houso holders to oil their
tanks, remove all empty cans, bottles
or other containers of the sort, re
nunc' leaves anil other debris from
gutters, anil keep their" premises as
free from trash of all sorts us pos
sible. If .they do this, and they are
tho. only ones to do It and sco that It
Is kY'pt done, they vlll suffer less an
noyanro from mosquitoes.
Suppose n squad of mcn comes
ntounil and does this once hOwlong
will It stay iloiio unless the tenant
keeps It up?
Kven tills will not appreciably les
sen the pest In tho district, but only
on each householder's premises.
Elsewhere? mosquitoes breed In rock
crevices, In holes and basins In the
lava. In collections of leaves, and
een, In the dry season, hundreds of
seepage spots make larvae possible.
I havo seen mosquitoes thick hero
In thu middle of a dry season, both
tho stcgomyla scutellnrls and culox.
Mosquitoes In Knnu have Increased
appreciably In tho lutt flvo years, es
pecially tho scutellnrls,, and they
worn tho worst wu bad over had them
during ouo of tho longest dry spellH
wn havo bad In the last seven years,
I camped for three days and nights
during the dry season In a very dry
locution at an elevation of Soil feet
(for tho purposes of study of 1cm
pe rat ii re,- moisture, etc.) and I found
nn abundance, of both varieties of
This shows bow futllo It would bo
to go pounding tin pans and kettle
drums up aiiildown tho government
road section offKona.
For years sir far as I could do so
as .agent of the Hoard of Health I
havo quietly told tho natives nnd oth
ers what to do to lessen the number
of mosquitoes about their places, and
many of thcniI think havo dono It.
And I navo thought that a lllllo leap
to do,' wouUl.y generally distributed
do n great d.il moro( effective good
than nny noisy campaign upon which
they would IoJjIc with Rome suspicion
as to slneeiltj of motive
Tho nutlvq Jins. h shrewdness", too,
and ho understands politics pretty
ifell. jjle leurnsto have conlldcnce
(a', sonifl pcrrinns! nrld to distrust oth
ers, justly loo? ' "lib hoomallmall"
niny go for n day, but tho man wjho
In business takes their last cent nnrt
edges them up oii their lands, Is soon
mistrusted. All this said to empha
size tho value ofian educational cam
paign against mosquitoes rather than
nn oifpeiislvo nnd useless lot of whop
doodtedo. Komi, Dec. 8, lftll.
N. II, Kohala Midget plenso copy.
w written. with, nknowledgo of tho
liJoctK-ftiKlriKinK 'ttib -lwople what
Wilson, chief electrician, Naval Hta
lion, Cavlte, n letter conimcndlng him
for nn act of heroism In attempting
to silvo tho llfo of 0. W.' Hhrepple,
ship's cook, third cluss, If. H. N Aug.
,12 ,1'Jllrln the surf af Wnlklkl llencb
.... (I. 1..I.. .-..ul..,. I.- M Will,,!..
II, lli'UUiUIU. iiin,tsu . '...
f, II. S. N leports that according
to tho testimony of nn cjowltncss,
(Continued from PB D I vlivn several nicn fnmi tho If. S. H.
present Instance word canto to U" irinrctnii were bathing In tho surl
Fifth In duo courso'lho trooper n fln-l,-. , wi, t.0,i,i not Swlm Htepp.'d
gcr prints exactly colneldo with thnsn dp,,,, l(lIe u tha roof, soveral
of the ilcscrliug sailor, and tin "filer nundrod yards front the shore, and
for his arrest followed.
I'ltOI'KR APPXtOACHKH HIII.l.VTIUl AND (lltADIIH KSTAW-l.lSlini).-
P. M. POND,
As tho result of obs'orviitlous lunde
by United States army oincers nt tho
recent tJcrmnn tinny inii'iouvers. innru
attention Is to bo paid to tho war
aeroplane. It Is prolmblo that oory
d-Jparlinent will bo fiirnlslied wllh nt
least ouo tlycr, and a competent ofll
cer detailed to oporato It. If this pn
licy Is adtiptcd, Hawaii will probably
l,o ouo ortho first doiurtniouts to bo
to piovldcd, accordiii!! tcr prlvato ad
vices received hero, I.cllchuu Is con
sidered a good plseo for aviation ex
periments, nnd there Is no luck of
volunteers icady and anxious to lenin
tho dying ma.o
llrig. Oen. .lames Allen, Khlef Sig
nal Olllccr, has already boon author
ized by thu Secretary' of War to send
an aeroplane to tho Philippines. Lieut.
Krnnk P. I.alim 7th Cav,, now en
routo to tho Islands, will probably be
.totalled to tnko charge of tho ma
chine. In all probability a now ma
chine will ho fiuicbnsed for sorvlco
In tho Philippines, Th'j work of de
veloping a Biiiriclent number of aoro
plniios for tho Army will probably bo
blurted by assigning one machine, nt
least in ovory department. There am
considerable funds available for tho
purchase of aeroplanes, nnd In all pro
bability additional appropriation will
bo mado next sosslnn of Congress,
An net of bravory that occurred
hero some months ago Is to bo fitting
ly rewarded. Tho Acting Secretary
of Iho Navy lias "sent to nenrgo II.
Shrrpplo went at onco to Ills nsslst-
uiice. After ha bad rescued the man
mill turned him over to the othcru he
was himself seized with cramps or
became exhausted. Ho was Been to
sink, and when WIIfom was Informed
of Iho probable drowning of Shropple
ho unhesitatingly JiiiiiikmI over ibe
rail of Iho' porch of Wnlklkl Bench
Inn mid swum to tho place whoro
Ubrepi'lo was bis seen, securing him
on tho third illvo and with groat dllll
culty bringing him nsliore, Hlthougli
unfortunately, it was then loo Into.
Wilson has lieon In Iho scrvlco about
six years, ami Is a native of Boston
Illaelt enameled brbneli.
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