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E y ENING BULL-STIN
Publicity Is ThePulse Of Local Trade
ESTABLISHED 1882. No. 5202.
10 PAGES. HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 1912. 10 PAGES.
Modern newspaper advertising It tlio
beii method for a merchant to employ
to spread his store news among the
largest possible number of buyers, as
to quality and price, be it real estate,
'wearing apparel, automobiles, break
fast foods or pianos.
The EVENING BULLETIN Is a
PRICE 5 CENTS.
1.14 SUGAR BILL IN SENATE
TERRITORIAL PROBE NEXT MOVE ?
B a rr a cksiTERRiTORY
PUBLIC WORKS LAX
BY C. S. ALBERT.
(Hisi-lal lliilli'tln Cmicsiiniiiience )
WAHIIIMITO.N, l I. .Mlir j: -(
Major 11 Trunk I'liciilliiini. mIki will
have chin nc of till' permanent build- '
lugs t he ercitid ut Heliuilolil liar- !
racks fur nillltnn purposes, will lint
lake up his duties at UK carlj a ilalc ,
an expected. It wiih Ills original In- j
tiiilliin tu IfiiM- lull' for Hawaii Apt 11
f. IIIm departure lam been postponed
until April IT. AVuiriilng tn IiIh pres
ent plans he will leave nn that ilntc
mill go dlieitly through tn lluniiiiilii
He should uirlve In that city April 21
It Is tin- liilentliin cif Major (heat
ham tn icmiihi In Hawaii for inoie.
than two jeuis He will during that
pi rind usslduniil expedite work nn
tin Schollcld tint racks ImpmvciucnlH
Hit has liren delayed In starting for
Ills lieu post hcciltuic of mapping nut
tl work hero. The ilate nf departure
wiih put ahead tell days fnr that rea
son. tu illsiitsslng tlie outlook with the
llu 1 1 oil H correspondent, Major
t'heutham hiiIiI that cvcr thing is now
well hi hand HIh plaiiH are being
whipped Into shape. It Ih his belief
that n large proportion nf the con
struction can he performed hy dny la
bor, Under Rovernment siiperv IhIoii The
remainder must necessarily ho let by
tuiitract Assurances luivo heen re
ceived that Hawaiian niercliantH will
furnish niateilal at reasonable prlceK
Majur Chcatliain Ih now. hh hcieto
fnre, perfcetlv willliiR to add triinspiir
tation ihnrgcs to the prucs asked In
the Islands, Imt can not go ahue tliat
llgllle tin has heinme con lilted that
no exorbitant demands will he made
h the local incrcliuiits and Is accord
ingly much RiatllUd.
Major Cheatham Iuih received letters
Infill a larRe number nf contractors
In all mctlniiH nf the (Tnltrd Slate",
seeking iletullH concerning t In- con
Klructlon work at Schollcld llnirack.
Tills indicates that .Ihund.ince of com
petition u llrVllop for Mllt'll Hpellllc
woik (hat must be titrtu d over miller
lontrnit. It also IndfcuteH clearly that
the major proportion can be luiuiHcil
dliectly by the Koeriiinenl on u du
Several foremen, expert In vuilous
llneH or construction, lian 1 n cn-
(Continued on Page 5)
Wanlc nf public money through Inclc
of olllcletil administration of City mid
County nffulrH, nn charged nml explain
ed In the report of it two months' In
vestigation nindo yesterday hy II.
Hooding l'lcld, iiumlclpal oxpert, do
initiid a complete overhauling of tho
Terrllnrlnl niltii Inlwt rnl Ion.
Duplication of work by tlio Terri
tory and the City iind County. Iininp
erliiR of what hIioiiIi) he exclusively
municipal finietlniiH by tlio Territory,
mid laxity or methods In the Territo
rial Administration, nro ho fliiRraut
Hint tlio Territory's ofllles must ho In
vent iRaled, ton.
Itomarkuhlo public IntcrcHl In tlio
handling of public affairs In bchiR
stirred up uh the result of Mr. Field's
repot I, the rcMtlts of which were, pub
llslicd exclusively hy tho II til lot In
In Its second edition yesterday after
noon, and followed hy the morning pa'
Mr. Field. whoso standliiR as a fcl
low of the Cential Association of Ac
countanlB, of Kngland, and a member
of the American Cllc Association rIvo
his conclusions the wclRhl of expert
and tlioroiiRh knowlcdRc, Kind this
mornliiK that In tho matter nf ocr
liaulliiR the Territorial affairs, the re
port will speak for Itself.
Facts Speak Loud.
"I hlmuM not earn to discuss this,
ho said, "hecattso some people may
INTRODUCED IN SENATE
TOURIST BUYS I BLOCKING DEMOCRAT BILL
Works under Superintendent Mmstnti
Campbell, and ho declares without res
ervation that the work of this depart
ment on the Island of Oahu should bo
turned over to the City and Count).
"No mote strlkltiR eoulllct in au
thority between the Tenllory nnd the
City and County can he found," ho
MO", "than that which at present e
Ists between the Territorial Depart
ment of Public Works and the local
olllces of the City and County Huge
neer and Itoad Supervisor. . . . Tho
result of this division nf labor and
authority works a hardship on tho
City and County, as u fair showing for
road maintenance cannot ho made hy
tho local authorities when the streets
arc heltiK continually torn up hy order
of tho Territory, without roRaril to the
plans of the City and County Kinl
neer. How Territory Hurts.
"Tho frequent digging up of the
streets hy tlio Territory to lay water!
pipes, and failure to properly replace!
the macadam, works ruin to the rcii
era! scheme) for tho city's road Inv
"With tho control of highways,
sewers mid the waterworks under oiioi
authoiity, and In tho hands of tho City
and County, where It rlRhtly belongs
official responsibility for results
would then ho definitely placed
Iload ami sewer betterments and
Poll' I i n f'lhli I
I JsW smiSwwil
I Mt. tB
-Senator Bnslow of Kan
's Another tourist has decided to
i make Honolulu his home
t ,,;! !! ,!:rS" ..;:! .',::!ml: Washington, d. c. adi-h 3
vuia on Heservoir menue of tho -j- sas today introduced in the Senate a subst tutc for the Dem
l! fl, t'lnl, ,, llu i ii.ltiilll. tt -J .... ... . t .. II I !
vh.mi, ,, iin.i it, j v.,.,,, ,,,
plates ereetltiR u residence on
4 this ten ace when lie leturns to
the Islands In the Fall, and he
expects to iiinkn his periiinnenl
! Iiomo In the city The price le- !
ported for the property Is $7.oou,
i the sale haliiR been made !
through the real estate depart-
ment of the Henry Waterhouso
ocratic free sugar bill which has passed the House and is
now before the Senate Committee on Finance.
Senator Bristow's bill abolishes the Dutch standard and on
the preferential duty in favor of refined sugar makes a twenty-point
reduction. The duty on raw sugar is fixed at 1.14
cents per pound.
S Trust Co. Ltd.
C. S. ALBERT.
hluk I havo an axe to grind. Tlio the water system are tindor tlio con
flicts brought out In what I found In trol of one head tn all prosressUe clt
the City and County will 'do the talk, les on the mainland, and should he so
itiR, In low of tho fact that the City centered with ua In a local Depart-
nnd County functions are delegated by ment of l'uullc Works. This local de
tho Territory." partment, furthermore, should hao
The urgent need or turnltiR light on under Its supervision tho disposition
tho Territorial administration Is and collection of garbage (unless
shown In Mr Pleld's report In a mini- turned over to tho Territorial llourd
her or cry Important Instances. of Health), management or street
Tor ono thing, ho shows tho waste- lighting, nro of schools and control
fill work of tho Department or Public (Continued on Pno 4
A Silent Testimonial of the Work Done
I pncintPt l'rHn Cublf )
WILWAUKEE, Wis., Apr. 3. In the
presidential preference primaries. Gov-
I ernor Woodrow Wilson of New Jersey
is maintaining a slight lead over
Champ Clark. '
Senator La Follette is sweeping the
Republican primaries, carrying every
district two to one over Taft.
(KthiImI tin 1 1 1. li ii r'anle I
WASHINGTON, D. C, Apr. 3. Sen
ator La Follette today loft on his
westward campaigning tour.
WASHINGTON. D. C.
I Ahh.m I ite,l Press Cuttle)
Apr. 3. F ormer Congressman Cole of Ohio to
day declared before the Senate finano o committee that tho free sugar bill
will ruin the beet sugar growers.
Joseph Goeghegan, representing the beet sugar growers, says that the
bill will give the sugar trust dlstrlbuton of all the sugar in tho country.
COMMERCIAL CLUB MAKING HARD FIGHT FOR TARIFF
Memorial Day, May 30,
Is a day of sacred memory to the dead,
that had its origin in the United States
shortly after the Civil War, when the
Q. A, R. began the decoration of the
graves of Union soldiers.
Attention to the graves of the de
parted should be given by Memorial
Day. We give this attention and erect
monuments at a very reasonable
KING AND ALAKEA STRECTS
The Honolulu llnpld Tianslt has
aroused the latent Ire of a milted
hunch or City Pnthers and In no lad)
like manner has this body, Individual
ly and en uinsse. declared ItM'lf anent
the niglitrul condition now alleged lo
he exlstliiR along lower KIiir street.
ChfilliiR at appment delav on the
part ol the street rnllwn) company lo
obey tlio mandate to a a correspond
ing pavement on Us lS-loot stietch
along Kine street, tho Supenlsors
each look t-nrrhil aim nnd tired at the
traction conipanv during the meeting
or the llomd last owning.
Chairman Dwlghl of Ihe Hoad Com
mittee arose to piotist at tbo ralluro
or the (ompimv to lav a paetnont no
a tlioioughfaie that has Just recehed
fatherly attention at tho hands of the
"I noticed that tho transit company
Is laying a mneadiuii pavement he
I u ecu Its rails along that part of Kim:
street exclaimed Dwlghl. "I wouiu
call on Superintendent of Public
Works Campbell to stop such proceed
ings," Muria rawired gelling lo the hot
torn or the matter mid Invoking legal
assistance iIiioiirIi tho City and
Deputy Mllverlon, who was present,
told (ho niemheri, that alter a consul
tatlon held with tho Attorney (ienei-
jal's Department ho hail been Informed
Hint n nolo or submission had been
drafted which Is addressed lo tlio Hu
premo Coiut. An answer Is soiiti ex
MtClcllau advocated lorclng the
iRtreot railway company lo live up to
I the conditions under which It obtain
.ed Its rianilTlso." He sugRoMed that
the matter ho left with the legal end
or the Government hut believed thai
the City should possess certain powers
In the maliilonante nf Its btreets.
Others spoko nlong a similar sttaln.
The llapld Tianslt has Inquired of
the rlt engineer II the City would
turnlsh the transit compau) with
heavy oil, as It pioposed to use oil on
the iniicudain, making a souil-pernia-ueiii
A New Yolk Jury granted a divorce
lo llen l.awreneo Slorj. Stnnlej
I I'Vrdo, an nttor, wns named" as co-lespondeiit,
iHikhI.iI Mil II,' t In Cable.)
LONG DEACH, Cal., Apr. 3. Avi
ator C. P. Rodgers was today killed
by a drop of 200 feet into the water
near the shore end of the pier while
maneuvering In his biplane.
SEES STRIKE END
LONDON, Eng., Apr. 3. Albert
Stanley, member of the Labor party
in the Houte of Commons, declared to
day that tho great miners' strike is
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St "I am taking .Mr Calhenrt's tt
t: own loport for m authority on S.
tt what he has done In his depart- tt
St ment. Ills repoii. embodied In It
It llie Mnvor's reliorl to the last SS
jtt U'Rlslatuie, khowH that foi the It'
! SI two vears elidliiR December ill. tt
St linn, the number id cases nre us !.'
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. 1 Mltll-O, l.'l. inn n-pon in inui .. IIW)(
U IIIH OWIl plgllUIUIf. I 1IIII IIUl I Htl 4. ...Oil..,,,, nr
SS eil upon to Btudy his own llgures tS nilKI, ,mu
ii id see wiieilli'l in mil liu hub kii- .
! The Commercial Club, following Its
iijbb,il proti l to Washington ugum"
tlie passage of the flee sugar bill, has
prepared the following written protest
ill tlie form or u petition to the Cull
ed State Senate:
"Honolulu. April 1. 1 : 1 -"Piesldent
and Members. !' S. Senate,
WiiHliliiKton. n C.
Your petltloin r arc residents, vot
ers and taxpaycis within the c'lt nml
I'oiiuO of llojioliilll, Terrltoi.v ol Ha
waii, ami Individually and lollittlvely
are v Itallv Interested In the welfare of
'Your petltlouirs tespectfiill lepre-
ii ml tlie inaiiufiiituri of raw sugar
tlie chief ludusln of tlie T. rrltory
In Aim rh an pnnlme and manufac
ture,, p, r annum, directly resulting'
from the sugar Industry, and that said
ImliiFtrv Is expanding rnpldly
"Your petitioners respectfully repre
sent that the removal or reduction of
the present duty Imposed on certain
raw sugars Infportcd Into the main
land of the l'nlt'd States would ut
once plan- the Hawaiian producers In
compitltion with alien capital and la
tor mid that sui.li competition would
be iiilnoiis to tbo Amtrlcau raw sugar
Industr) lion flourishing In Hawaii and
milling its share to the business and
eomnirrio of the Pnlted Slates
W'lieiefore vour petitioners would
ciiriicstl pray that Congress refrain
fioiu i'li. n ting legislation calculated to
lie so extremely harmful to Amerleun
having an iiivestiiii lit ol ni.iuv i capital and labor and disturbing and
St en theirl correctly. Klther his ro- SS
lollars iiuploOng at fair
Uiousauds of v.oikiiu u.
Siipplving freight- to railway stiam-
IN SOUTH SEAS
PERTH, Aui., Apr. 3. nfty passcn t
gcra and oighty members of the crew
have been drowned in the wreck of the
British steamer Koombana, which was
caught by a typhoon. Forty pearl
hunters were lost
ARIZONA TO VOTE ON
PHOENIX, Am., Apr. 3. The State
Assembly today adopted a resolution
to submit the question of women's suf
frage to the people of Arizona.
FOR PACIFIC COAST CO,
SEATTLE. Wash., Apr. 3. The eon
tract was let today for the construc
tion of a $1,200,000 steamer for the Pa.
cific Coast Steamship Company.
DIE IN FLOODS
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Apr. 3. Four
people are dead and 8000 homeless as
the result of the great floods in Mis
sissippi. Kentucky, Tennessee- and
I on In Aiidiiw I- getting iifiald of
a .imiiiiI walloping i inning tu him up
In tin i lublli pin I r the I'ourth
tllsirlit ami H i oiishlei lug vvlllidiaw
illg Ills naliii' as a candidate for di'le
V,,iti to tie Ti rrtlorlal i ouvelitiou. uc
iiilnlllk lo the latest li ports fliilll the
l(ul lb p iiitiiiin pri'ilinl simp going
mi in tl Igblli
Toilav tin news circulated that Ati
diews tin - lii'i'ii approaibiii hy leitalu
ol bts oui tones and asked to with
draw, as tils niinii' Is hinting their
light ami tliiv biii. round tho voters
haw in, i iiiiflileut e u him
Itovvevii Aiuhi'Wh will be working
lllllb I the sill fill i I veil if lie does git
oil tlie Hi Kit 'fids morning tho
Chi allium fai Hon lieanl that Andrews
was In bind a little Irkl. intended to
pull the I'l'ltllgllese vote iiwuy from
I It li wild Hint mi allldavlt has been
proband lot Ham Xuwclo, one of the
Aiiilnws I .a i aiiillilates. In vvlihh
N'uwi'lo ib" laies that he has been
(Continued on Page 4)
SS noil Is Incoricct or tho llgures tS ... r.-.m,,,,, i
SS aro as I stated." Kxpert Field, SS i,ul t,i sana'
11 In answer lo (Illy Attorney Catli-
IX cart. IS
ss ss ss ti ss st ss ss ss ss ss s: it it ss ss tt '
I lie IMItor, Hv filing llu I let III I
I nolhe III Hie morning pupir that
I.Mr l'lcld, III his report to the Chamber
of Comiiieiie. stales that tlie ell ut
torlie of .Memphis, Tennessee, prose- I
eiiteil J7h7 iiisvs last eai, of wlikb
t! were luurdur eases ami i.aii lliiior i
e.iscs, at a cost in salaries of jysOft,
nnd rurtlier Hint tlie ellj attorney or
1 Memphis lias no steiiiigrapher or otllro '
clerk Ills folee consisting oul of two
deputies mat a detective ,
.Mr l'lcld. when leiiiiesleil this morn
ing hv our department to fiiiulsli tin
data on vvhiili the foi egoliig state
ments were bnsiil, staled that Ills In
formation was iintaliiid in a Ictlir
vvhli li be had tiiruid over to Mr
rtpahlliig. presldi nt oC the C'bauilier
of c'oiiimcice, togi titer with bis repoit.
cm calling on Ml Spalding, he stated
that Mr I'll Id had turned mil- no such
letter or data Hut on examining Hie
pin Hon of th" report of Mr. l'lihl In
Mr Spalding's possession relative) to
the legal department of this clt. I Unci
that the stali'iiients eontaliieil In the
moiiijiig papir are not cornel, nnd
Hint the t oiiipal Ison Mr. l'lcld makes
Is with Hie county of Shelbv. Ten
iii'ssie. In wbh h the ill) of Memphis
lies It should be boriio In iiilnd that
no proper comparison can be iiiaile be
tween the county of Shi lliy, Tennes
see, nnd the clt and county of Ho
nolulu, without also Initialing In the
loliipallsou Hie legal forie of tlie city
j (Continued on Page 3)
ships and -alltiiK 1 1" si Is In upwaiils
outgoing fl eights and
volume of return cargo
injurious In tlie Industrial world of tho
And vour petitioners will ever pray.
N'crv respec tfullv.
(Slgiiedi lTIHIi I. WAl.imOX,
t HAS HON, Secretury"
NAVY OFFICERS HERE THINK
THAT HAWAII HAS FIRST CALL
The dispatch of the four annul ed station u M'lu Alaska, It was slated
cruisers id the 1'ai lib fleet finm Ho thai a I,1" an I powerrully fortified na
nnliilu to the Car I'iihi has given rise val station is about to he established
lo much conjecture and speculation nt Ktska Island, the most westward
as lo the direct and ultimate object of h.l.inil or Importance In tlio Aleutian
tho vovage, both here and on the Pa group Klska Island Is 1000 tnllcB
rifle Const. Washington dispatches ol nearer to Imam than lluwall and Is a
.March 20 state that lollovvliiK the na'iiral mn ill huso. In tlio ovont of
sending nf the fleet to Asiatic vvateis, war with thai nation
a hot mid preeiiiitlcinary step ngaliHt It was poliin d out li naval exports
surptlsn lu a war with .lapaii growing in Washington tlinl because of Its fo
unt id Ihe linhtouli'i In China, has mote ha ail nut Its present utifortl-
heen adiulltetl hv oiricIliN of Hie N,i. ih d iiindltlon It would be tho host pos
Depaitment slide Htintegv on the part of Japan to
AHer atiiioimeliig that Hn'Nav Hi nle Klska Island Immediately u;mn
parlment had ahandoneil its nialltn; i In opening or hostilities.
WILL BUILD AN
OIL PIPE LINE
lights ol way necessary to tlio tanks
nl all lompaiiies supplying oil The.
idM line shall continue in tho control
of II mpiinlcH for twenty-live years
tint i an icon to the Territory at t,lio
end ol ten ears upon payment of (ho
ost oi the whole lino. Then tliut cost
less oiii-llfieenth reduction for nvory
aliei vi.,ir up to tho tvvent-llftli. Tim
HAN I'ltAM'ISt'cl, Cal, Apr tl
Sugar, ttti degrees test, I tlie l'ie
V lolls iUOtlltloll I 10c Meets. 8i
analv'Mls. llu tie), pailtj. MJIle I're
vlniis limitation, lis 4d
I'lcl ure-fi liming. Alts and
Hhop, I'otl above Hotel silent.
WAI0HINU FOR TAFT
Waloliiiiu Is lor Tuft, accord-
lug to a loiter lecelved from a
protnlneut Itepiihllriin of tho dis- '
ttlct i today's mall In speak-
lilt; of the meeting or Hepuhll- !
cans of the Wiilolilnu iireclnct
club he sas, "It was tho sentl- !
ment or Ihe meeting Hint I'resl-
1 dent Tuft should he 1 abominated
ami the Biigai larlfl should he
tuavlmum 'ate for oil to he two cents
The Hawaiian Klcciin t oiupanv I -l Pitie In bo ordeted lis Soon
and the Inter Island "-ileum Navigation lH ,(1 ,,, .,, tl( Higied. Tho Tcrrl-
Cnniliiiti) placed before He llnilmi ,(11 , nuike all conuecilon front tho'
lohn II. Wilson, contrai'tor. and ono Coinnilhslon in its inening mis iiiiio .ut r the various wharves and to
of Hie niemheis or the Htil I'nlona nf "onn the .ondlilotis on which Hiev , i,...,. .ie It gnoil order
lloticiliilu. was elected Us delegate to 'l I"1 '' " I'""' "" "l""K th"
, the convention or Hie International waleiriotit j 'I be inatiei has heen referred to thn
.Longslioiemen's Assoclutlcin, to he '" "ddliloii lo 'he terms oMhe old AM1,.1(,, Cletieral while tho Huporllt-
I . . . .. ... ..n,i..,ll,.l llu, II, ,u u (.1 ll.l ll.llll I, I, ill,. ' .
held ill Taeoma Ma)
more than 1SI voles against .! lor W
P Mossman. ,lr who thought he
could carrv the uiajorlt) or the votes
.. ' . ,. ... iiw.,iiniit llm line is lo be 'l-lni li iiino
lie received n I .,.,., ,,f i.i- WnrWn III look Inlo
Willi II WDIIIUlK pil'S--lll, III l"" ' "
pounds The Territory lo secuie the the nia'ter of the rights-of-way.
lllds for material to be used In Scho
Held Iluiracks coustriictlon vvotk atei
to he opened lu Washington today,
Several local llims have submitted pro
poHnls, and, accoiillng to advices from
the Quartermaster (Jenei ill's utile e. the
0 tost ol rtelglitage will he cnrofull)
ciiiisldeied In comparing tliem wllii Hie
t t't t f t piiics h) iiiiiiulaiid linns.
H. E. HENDRIOK, Ltd.
MERCHANT AND ALAKEA PHONE 2648
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