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EVENING DULLETIN, HONOLULU. T. II, FRIDAY, MAY 3, 1912.
Tiaii I v OT.7ir iiTn TRFrTn nriTr'o nil i nrro
HAWAIIAN FIRE CLAIMS
VALID BY HOUSE
I01MI, MUNU INIU OrtLlll. UCN ED l.ilAIUIW
' ', ' ' : f
Declares He Did Not Order Ti-
tanio Speeded Up Story
of Dinner False, He Says.
.1. ItrnpA lamnv lit rtnt tvlth n Inn,
Tho limn whoso ncllons linvo nroiis-
Fed almost tho only personal "criticism
loul of all tho hnstB of rumo.-s after tlio
aurerk nf llm Tllniili, l,nu l,r.ntt alii,,,
(rjinlo speech. 'urder lo Ret out of tho leo zono, or any
,.. " On tho nlpht of April 21 tho chair., u-nrdn In Hint nlTirl.
,..--. - .. ...u ., ,,,,,. ,,,.. niiiiiH
, man of tho While Star Lino mndo his
, statement. Ho ilenlcs that ho had
, omitting to do with tho navigation of
. the vessel nnd declares Hint ho did tint
rouiult with lis tnptnln rcRardlnR Its.
conduct at sen. and made no Ritggcs-
tloil OS to the COlirSO or Oilier hand-!
ling of tho ship. I
He exercised no prlvlleRo that did
not belong to any other first-class pas
.ISCtlCOr. 110 dectaVod: did not Sit nt HlO
jQ-aplHln'a Inblo and was not dlnliiR
fw-itli him nt tho llmo of tho nccldcnl, -
nn. I. In fact, was In bed when tho col-:
IIo Imil no Iden of rcliimlnii lo Ku-I
ropo partlculnrly to avoid appearlnR
' at the Senatorial Investigation, ho,
adds, and only know Hint Hie Invest!
cntlon wns pendliiR wlien Informed of
Lit nt tho pier nt tho Carpathian arrlv
fnl. ITcxl of Statement.
Inmny s Btnlenicnl follows-
"When I npiiearcil beforo Iho Senate
Icommlllco I'rldny mornliiK I supposed,
the purpose of tho Inquiry was to as-1
certain tho cniih nf Hie slnkliiR of tho,
Titanic, with it view to determining'
whether nddilloiinl lcRlslntlou was rc
' quired lo prevent tho recurrence of bo
horrlblo a disaster.
"f welcomed such nn Inquiry nnd np-
i.eared voluntarily without subpoena
nnd nnswered all questions put lo mo
by tho members of tho commltlco lo
t.lhcvbest of my ability, with complete
iraiiKiicss nmi wiinoui reserve, i uiu
not Biipposo tho question of my per-
Bonnl conduct was Iho subject of In-'
qulry, although I wns ready lo loll ov-'
ervlhlng I did on tho night of tho col-,
"As 1 linvo been subpoenaed to at-
i tend beforo Iho commlltoo In Wnsh-'tr
Mngton tomorrow I should prefer id
make nn public statement nut of re-
spect for tho committee, but I doaiot
think that courtesy requires mo (o bo
silent in the fnco of tho untrue state-,
nicntB made In soino of tho nowspa-
wncn 1 wns on uoani uio jnnuic
at Southampton April in It was my In-
tendon (o lot urn by her. I had nn in-
tentlon of remaining in tho United
IRlntcs nt that time. I enmo merely lo
lobscno tho now vessel, ns I had dono
Jin Iho case of other vessels of our
"During tho voyngo I wns n passon-
per nud exorcised no grentcr rights or
I'rn Hopes limn any oiner passenger, i .-no precatiiinn which insures snio nav
awns not consulted by the enmmnndor Igntlou is to bo considered excessive.'
laboiit Iho ship, lis course, speed, navl -
jKf.'lon or Its conduct nt ca. All tho I ho only inrormallou l ever recolv
Imntters wero under tho exclusive con- cd tin Iho ship that other vessels had
Ilrnl of tho cnplnln. I saw Captain
Smith only casually, as cither passcn -
gerB did. I wns never In his room; 1.
jnnu nuiii ,.u .iu iiiuHu min uiu nu -
Val.Innl I .lis! atr tilt n( , Inliln ! lm
... ...., . ... .. ... -. -
CrW FIRST PRI7FF XS!?V cr,--,Mn OS
yftfycK snappy design llfJs prize. lStt
Yt&XA STREET GOWN ' ' .rlOTff AWARDED
I STREET GOWN
ZnJj COMPOSED BY WjVJ l V Vv. lij
jsririGVX HKtNSACK.NJ iiWs CTniL, ml ii piwriegrove.ia
r,;A,-dof- 4m striking m vavij
H wnrtWSvWfcJWl' 1 witk hjmp IUfjllli n SKIRT SlSlft f ?? VT' A c
i fm AcccfSr7.c3 rJrfr creation. jfiBM y uAr
1 iiJtffiSiffl7 s SaMCtmc filL Uos,Bnecl i'jHV w UV I
I HS """", 41111 'Ifts! ml v
M jSBMPi Furni&heci MUMIIIi V OLEAN, 'VSP ' I t
'fr'ULvr nl Hill v NY. Sitf 1.
I mTr 1o'H,'6 vHlll) Composed Kimono made. I A fitly
I 'mm-JLXA. rf":e mill OF Antique op LEATHER 'A Pv
1 EkS?!rt3 Bit III STRIPED JEAN1 FROM OLD ' ftilQ)S&
I 4BHWjT WL BU1t?om.CORA' Very tasly effect.
I iiussv walking d2 i,orcrcLSk
Muff El onovoM ME:Pllir "AINC,?t -
OF S$r&i fWtfL N J HARNESS, (if hJ Cmll R0CHTtR W Jr ""
. PLYMomflft.ffoJ;5 :& , "Y B V &M madeof skx
rock Kiffisaq c-' pofcmxll oiLCLoirw.ftsasi8n a,
CHICKEN WggmfS' L ' CHesTtR-d Pl4lS.'ffll 'TH JVSMiBrSil ?
saloon. 1 hnd not IbIIci! tho rnglno passenger deck on llio afternoon of
room nor gono through I lie Blilp, iiikIi Hum'ny. April 11, I rend the Icloginm
did nnt go, or attempt In go, to nny'insiinlly nnd put It Into my pocket,
part of I ho ship lo whlrh any other "At about in minutes past 7 o'clock,
first-class tnbln passingcr did not whllo I uai silting In tlio Hinoklng
linvo at cess. loom, Captain Smith eamo In nnd ask-
Record-Breaklng Denied. I
It Is absolutely nnd unqualifiedly
fnloo Hint I mrr k.iI.1 I wlslinil tlm TI
mMn ,w.nhl mnWn n miccd record or,
Bhmihl InerenRO Its dnlly runs; I dcny
absolutely havlim Hold lo any' person!
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iiini wn wfiiiiu iiirit-HKii mil nin'i.ii iii.inti niniji'i i. I
"As I havo already testlllod, at no
time did the Titanic, diirlnK llio voy.
ncc. ollaln Its full sliced. It wns not.
expected Hint It would rcneh New
York beforo Wcdncsdny mornliiR. HI
t jmd been pressed It could probably
Imvn nrrlveil Tiirmlnv ovrnlnir.
"Tho statement lhat tho Whlto Star
Mm? would receive nn additional Bum
by way nf bounty or" otherwise for at-
Intuitu, n f-nrfnlii ulmnrl tu nlianlilf nlv
uniruo. Tho Wilto Star Uno receives
from tho Ilrltlsh aovenimcnt n llxed
compensation of 70,non per annum
tor rnrnlnc tlm malls, without reEard
in sneed of nnv of its vessels, nnd no
ailillllnnal sum Is paid on account of
nnv Inrrenso In sneed.
Never Consulted by Captain,
"1 was never consulted by Captain
Smith nor by any other person, nor
did I over make any siikrobHoiis what
soover to any human beliiR nhnut tho
course of llio ship. Tho Tllnulc, ns I
am Informed, wns on the southernmost
westbound Hack of trans-AHnnllo
Rtcnmshlns. The tracks, or lanes, wcro
ilcElRnalcd many years npo by nRree-
inont nf nil the Important stcninnhlp
lines, and all captains of (ho Whlto
Star I.lno aro required to nnvlRato
Ihelr versels as closely as possible on
these tracks, subject to tho following
"'Commanders must distinctly mv
dcrstaud that tho Issuanco of these
rcRiilnllons does not in any wny rc
novo mom iroin rcnpnnsiuiuiy inr llio
safe and orflclent navlRntlon of their
respective vessels, and thoy aro also
enjoined to remember that (hoy must
run no risk which might by nny possl
blllty result in accident lo Ihelr ships.
"'It Is to bo hoped (hat thoy will ov-
bear lq mind that tho safety of tho
lives and property Intrusted (o their
caie is tho ruling pilnclplo that gov-
cms them in tlio navigation of their
vessels nnd that no supposed gnln in
CMicdltlon or saving in t lino on Iho
vnyngo Is to be purrhnsod at tho risk
;oi ncciucni. i no coinpnny ucsiros ioT
niuiiiutui itir iih vessels n rupuinuon
for safety nnd only looks for siicliltho forward (ollnpsililo boat on tho
speed on tho various voyagos as Is starboard sldo. I assisted In this work
consistent with snfo and prudent nav J and all tho women Hint wero on this
Iho steamers aro toji great extent un-
i insured nnd Hint their own livelihood
ns well ns tho company's success do-
ponds upon Immunity from ncclricnts.
, Message from Daltlc.
sighted leo was by a wireless messago
i received from Hie name, which I havo
already lostincd lo. This was handed
- 1. inu .. inni.i nniiiu iiiiiuui iy
m nlr I ln II till linuclllir R1A n I IA
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PERPETRATED BY WALTMCPOUGALL :
A5 VARIOUS HUSBANDS INTERPRET IT I
RESULT OFOUR ECONOMY COMPETITION.
oil mo to gio Mm the. messngo t re
reived from tho tlnlllo In order to post
It fur tho Infnrmnt Inn nf Mm nUmn.
I bnnilrd It lo Mm nml nnlMni! fnrilw.r
wns snld by cllhcr of ns. 1 did not
speak lo any of tho other ofllcers on
"If tho Information 1 received limit
nrntif.edaitv nniirehcnslnn In mv mlinl.
which It did not, I should not linvo
ventured to make any siirrcsIIoh to n
commander of Captain Smith's exnerl-l
cure. Tho responsibility for Iho nnvi-
Ration of tho ship icstcd Bolcly with
Dinner Report False.
"It bns been staled
Smith and I wcro hnvltiR n dinner pnr-'lcnn authorities at Honolulu dcstro)edspoctlo ambassadors, made lepresen
ty In olio of Hie saloons frn-n ".in to1 by llro many liulldliiRs nnd other prop- tntlona In Ibis nneriinient resiieclliiR
ln.;ii) Huiidny nlRht and at Iho lime of
llio collision rnplaln Smith wns Hlttlnit,
with inn in tlio snloon.
"Until of those statements nro abso
lutely false. 1 did not dine with the
Captain, nor did 1 sec bl in during tho
evening or April II. Tho doctor dined
with mo in Iho restaurant nt 7:20 ami
I went dlieclly to my Rtatcroom and
went to lied nbout in. SO. I was' asleep
when Iho collision occurred, I felt a
Jar, went out Into tho pnssaRowny
without dressing, met n stownrd, ask
ed him whnl wns tho matter and ho
said bo did not know. I returned to
my room. I felt the ship stow down,
put on nil overrent over my pnjstnns
and went up on tho brldgo dock nnd
on the bridge. I asked Captain Smith
wbnt wns tho matter nnd ho said wo
bad struck ice.
"I nsked him whether ho HioiiRht It
serious and ho hnld ho did. On return
ing to my room I met tho cM"f engi
neer nnd nsked him whether ho
thought tho damage, serious nnd bo
tald ho thought it was.
"I then returned lo my room nnd
put on n suit of clothes. I had been
in my overcoat nnd pajamas up to
this time. I then went bnck to tlioi
boat deck and heard Captain Smith
give the order (o clear tho boats. I
helped In this work for nearly two
hours, as far as I can Judge. I
"I worked nt tho stnrbonrd bow.
helping women and children Into tho
r uuiim nnu Hi;illlK llll-lll llui UIU Mill',
i, 1 did nothing with regard to Iho boats
d' on the port sldo. Ily that Hmo every
vw,n,lm, llfn.o. m, .!. .Inrl.nnr.l l,ln
boats nnd lowering Ihem over Iho stile.
wooden lifeboat on tho starboard sldo
nnu neon lowereu uwny, nnu i iniiiui
mui im-y wuio cukukcu in kciuiik utu
deck wcio holpcd. Into tho boats. Tlioy
wero nil, I think, third-class passon-,"
No Woman In Sight.
"As (ho boat was going over (ho
sldo, Mr. Cnrler. n pnsscnRcr. nnd my-
bclf got In. At Hint time thcro was not
a womnn on Iho boat deck, nor nnv
passengers or any class so rar as wo .Manuel ucrns, a shipbuilder, gave cvl
could see or hear. Tho boat had bo-denco as follows:
tvveen ;ij and 40 In It. I should think,
most of Ihem women. I hero wcro
perhaps rour or nvo men, nnu It wns
nflerwnrd discovered (hat thcro wore
i " w uv, iiiu
llllirtFf U I tl lllO fft 1 nttt 1T 1 1 n tntl t f tm
- - .
Discussing the Hawaiian lire claims
before. Congress, tlio Commlltoo on
("alms ropoile.l ns follows. I
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Tho Commltlco on Claims, to whom
was refened the bill (S. 2819) to rc-
imburso llro Insurnnco companion for
I'Wonts mndo for property destroyed
by flro III suppressing bubonic plaRtio
In Hawaii, linvlni? considered the same,
icnort thereon with a rooomnicneln-
,lon ,l,nt " t,( I"188 w'" 'ho follow Inn
n lmK 2- '" "no " r Bnl'' Somite
bill, after llio word "dollars," Insert
-- .... .
ords "Cnladonln Insurance Co.,'
"' l-dltiburg, Scotland. Jmii."
In support of this favorable leporl'
our committee submit tho following
In tho yenrs 1809 and 1900, In ordci
to prevent tho sprrnd of tho bubonic
plaRiio In Honolulu, Hawaii, Iho Amer-,
erty In n IarRo portion of tho infested I
nlatrlrt. Iho lu3urnnco companies
named In tho accompanying bill had
Rood nnd alld nutstandliiR policies
upon tho property thus destroyed. Sov-I
!eral (est suits wcro brought by tho
policy holders to recover Iho amount
or their losses under such policies,
and in each case tho polk") holder ru-
covered Judgment. This cntlro mat-
(or was examined fly llio Senato Com
mittee on Claims and n fauirnblo re
port mndo in three Instnuccs. Your
commltlco refers lo Senate Heport No.
19.12, rifly-sciveiiHi Congress, first ses
sion: to Senate Heport No. 19."., Six
Heth Congress, first session; and to
Senato ltcport No. 22S. Hhty-sccolid wcro compelled (o pay. They becanio
Congress, second session. subrogated In all of Iho rights of the
Tho several companies nnmed In Iho properly owners nnd It Is the plain
bill actually pnld the amounts named duly of the tlnvcrnment to pay bnck
In thq bltt to tho policy holders and to Iho (nmpanlcs (bo amounts they
havo furnished satisfactory proof In wcro l hits, compelled to pay because
Iho form of receipts, acknowledge of Iho net of Iho (lovcrnment In de
ments, nllldnvtlB, proofs of loss, trans-1 strnylng Iho properly.
From down tit Suva PIJI, there b.is
'- ' "-"""' "" f how
thlrt or f.irly Hindus n.irn.wly
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cnpcil being dumped on the bejeh biro
1hu story Is told In prnrrtillngs bo
roro the llrlllsli (oininlssloni r there,
(bo riiiijablH liuvlng been trying to get
lmny fr"n tllp coln,llM on u number
"""", un" ,or " "'"'""T "' lms.
jiii-r uniiiii-, ii sceuix, niinn'iiri-M-iuu-
(tlons wero mndo mid tho row ensuing
Unully wounded up In legul action.
Hnnnltilu Is nientliined several times
ns tho place where the Punjabis wero
likely to Imve liecn left, una witness,
"1 know the Punjabis. lncludliiR three!
men In court, and have bail dealings
with theni. One day my clerk nnd ns
slstnut, joung Ashley, r.imo to my i
jimeo nnu Ha III u lot or PiuiJ.llils want-
,.,, (U K a) iiiitTK'il. II1MI 1 I1IK I (in
nble (o do a deal with theinj there
might bo something In It About No
illstaneo t lint Iho boat had lo bo low
ered Into (ho water vvaa, I Hhoiilil ch(I
mate, nbout 20 feet.
"Mr. Cnrler nnd I did not gel Into
tho boat until after (boy had begun lo
t lower it nvn. when Iho boat rraeh
oil Iho water I helped row II, pimhlng
tho our from me n I Bat. This Ik tlio
explanation of tho fact Hint my back
wns to tho sinking steamer.
I l Itn lirm. us,iilit Imvn numtntimulnl.
Oil rcrtnlnly hIx or nioro pnsnengor In
addition If Ihero bad been nny nn Iho
deck to go. TIicho fael enn bo riiIi-Ht.-ftillaleil
liv V. R Cnrler nf I'lilln.'
! dolphin, who got In nl tho time I did
nnd vvnn rowing tho boat with me.
"I hopo I need not nny Hint neither
Mr. Carter nor inyxclf would for imo
inomeiit havo thought of gelling Into
llio bout hml (hero been nny women
liter,. In irn Inln II. nnr tdinnlil I li.in
I dono ito If I l:ad thought that by ro-
mmuing no ino Hiup i rouiii uavo ueen
of tho HllghtoHt fuitbcr asHlKtaneo. It
Is ImpoRslblo for mo lo answer overy
IiiIko Htiitemeut, minor or Invention
(lint hnH nppcared In tho newKpaperH.
"I nm prjpaied to niiRor nny rjucH
Hon that 'nny bo nuked by tho com
mltteo of tho Seim'o or nny other ro-
eponslblo pefHon, 1 tdiall, thernforo,
mnko no further Mntcmont of thhi
kind, except to explain Iho ineusagca
Unit I sent from tho Cnrpnlhln. Theso
inoBuages linvo hoeu completely tula
Ignorance of Inquiry.
"An Inferoneo hn been drawn from
them Hint I wan anxlnim lo avoid tho
Kennlo cominlltrq'H Imiulry which It
was Intended lo hold In New York. Ab
a matter of fait, when dlnpatchlni;
IhoHo mesangcH I had not tho slightest
Idea that uny Innuiry was contcinulnt
oil mid I had no information regarding
it until Iho arrival of Iho Carpathla at
tho Cunnrd dock on Thursday night,
when I wn Informed by Senntors
iHinllh and Now lauds of tho appoint
ment or tho special commlttco to hold
"Tlio only purposo I had in sending
theso messages was to oxpieaB my de
sire lo havo tho rrow returned to their
homos in England for their own bene
fit at tho earliest posslhlo moment, nnd
crlpts of Judgments, satisfaction ploc
c. etc . to establish llio payment,
. N" nppioprlnllon lins liorctofr.ro
been innilo to cover tlio InaseB men
tonc(i tll0 ,)C,K ,.
Tl.o tolnl nmoiint provided for In
this bill In $82.971.. of which JIIUOO In
for American companies, $30,80i) for
Ccrmnti comimtilos. and 138.775 for Kiv
gtlsh coiniinnloa. After tho lire, which
was ordered by tho (lnvcriimcnl of the
t'nllcd Stales, C'onRress promptly rcc
.,ln,t ,l.n l.nl.tlti,. nr il. rl.. ...
.ni.iii.vti nu iiiiimiiij hi tnw ji,,u,ii
ment for nil losses sustained by rtn
son thereof, and nnld snld lossos. with
(he exception of tho losses paid to llio
policy holdcrB by tho insurnnco com
The recommendation mndo by your
commlllco does not inuluilo any nc
mind Inlcrrst, costB of suit, or nttor-
ne)s' fees. The KiirIIsii nnd Cermnu
(lovcrnnionls hae, IbrouRh their re'
lie payment of Iho claims of tho com
panics of Ihelr lespeitlvo (Jovern
mcnls, and Iho Secretary of Stnlo at
the Hmo (lion. Kllhii Itootf, hnlug In
cntlcated tho situation, recommend
ed such loRltdatlon. Tills recomtneii
ilnllnn Is concurred In by ids siircen-
Mir, Iho present Secretnry of Stnlo
A plague existed In Honolulu. The
authorities decided that It could bo
slumped out only by burning nnd do
Biro lug Hits properly.
Tho cnmpnnlcs mndo the defense.
Hint, since tho (Sovcrnmcnt had dc:
troyed tho property, they should not
bo held In pay the loss, but tho courts
held otherwise ami the companies
WERE TO HAVE
venibcr !8 they spoke to ine about
cnlllc- In II,,iw,Iii1m i.r Vmnrli", I ui,l,l
, "'"RU, llm, did u w Anicrkj I s
-,J''",,?i .xpuislve. n ml
SUgROted they should go lo Honolulu.
nnd work tberci mid eurii some iiinney,
mid then g lo I'uiuiin.i, uhiru they
were cutting Hie cmi.il. I asked what
mniic they had, mid said I wanted ."
npb-eo tor my trouble. I would then !
,, th thrin to Honolulu, act n
iiR. - nt. nnd Ret tlu-m puhsuro In n sugar
imni iroin Honolulu in l'un.iiua I spenk
Hprndsh I would then return to PIJI. 1
wrote two letter to the bcudiiuiir-'
(crs at llnnoliibi, nnd tried to Ret p.is- '
sngo Tor tbrin In the IT H H fn.'s '
strainer to Honolulu, hut was told It
was linpiMHll.lp. When f got answer
fioin Honolulu, kicked tbrin nut I
told them their passage In Honolulu i
would cost C12 Ids mid nsked If tliey
hud uny money They nnswered yes.
one mrercd mo cto and said the nth
ers would all brine monev I rifne,l
- " - - . .. - .
lo in lie i nc money, ns I mn a poor ,
mini mid might spend It nml g-t Into
I nlHo was naturally anxious (o return
lo my family, but left tho matter of
my return cnlliely lo our rcprcsontn I
the In Now York. I
"1 deeply regret that I nm compolled
lo miiKe nnv peiBonnl statement uhn'
in) Whole (bought Is on the horroi of
llm dlt.nr.ler. In building llm Titanic
It was tho hope of my associates ami
mjself Hint we had built a vessel
which could not Iw destroed b Iho
perils of tho Mia or Hie dangers of nnv
Igntlou. Tho ovcut has proved the fu
Hilly of thai hopo. I
"Present legal requirements havol
prnlod liimleipinto. They must boi
changed: but whthcr thoy are chnug-i
ed or not, Ibis awful cxporlenro luuj
taught Iho steamship owners of Hie'
world that tio inueli rellnnco has bcoii
ami on wire ess telecianliv. nml llmv
must ecpilp every Vessel with llfebonis
nnd rnfta siilliclcnt lo providn tor ov-
ery soul on board anil tiiilllrieut men
to handlo them."
AT THE HOTELS
C V Olrelu, Hwiij J Miller, city
V i: Deveieiix, cllyj J O. II. Archer,
cltj ; II K lllshop, llllo; Fred I'
l.neliN, clly; It. It Kline1. Hun I'mne'lsen,
Oil.; A II Kennedy, Ijili.ilmi; II. JC.
Holmes, llllo: Jumcx Kennedy and
wife, Ijiliiilim; II McCiibliln, Uilmliui;
II II Wiltl.lns, Hehollelil lbirriie-ks: J
J. Winter, Hrhoileld lliirrncks; n Pur.
her nnd wife, Hchollebl Itarraclis;
J. rusroth, Mwiii J It. Ilergstroiii, c
Thus Hmltb, K H Hiorrii; I.ouls A
Hlnucii, Wiilnieii, e).ihuj I) Tyler.
Tni-omn. Vmli.i Mrs. John W Pulls
nnd maid. Muiiplile; II. Midler, Mu-
1IUM, l I V i; Wilder, l.eleliu.i:
I A. Dlehn Hlngnporej Alfred llntTiniili,
1 llverinen; Mrs llorfmun, llvermen: V
jOriieln nnd wife, Nanking; Martin
I riruiie, II i: lloiidlette; Mrs C P
Ipemmor, Mrs KHm Heynolds, Mrs Jo.
soph Polej Mrs .1 - Doberty. Hebn
I H'lil IlinraekH; Dr, James It. llnviies,
Kel-otleld lbirriie-ks: V. A. Cedtrell.
eltv; Jiuiies I) l.eventon. city; I"
I Pr n-'bor't. Wiiiiiiilur J .lorBeiiien,
II nli ln- I' Mi'kln: H K. 1'iiel.etl. Ko.
) K. mil, m .toiin I) Pimm, P"su
iieiiii Cil : Mlsii, Annette Tloovre. Pasu
,ion., (..i . ) Tl Vfller Knhpl.ilMlsH
I t-Mix- Mr,,i,id. Schoflebl nllrrncUs:
1 i.- n-.vl.on cltv; v. It Oreenwell,
Knlckalu- A. flarcla. Wiilluku; Joo do
rii in mi r7
The various makes of clothing in
this town and the chances arc in
favor of " BENJAMINS."
There is something entirely dif
ferent in these garments not found,
in other makes. We guarantee
every suit that leaves this house.
WE INVITE COMPARISON
Corner Fort and
QUIT TRIP TO
Dicl.iUiig tb.it he will give up his
piopo..ed lil mound th world If nee-
) lo nuy pi iii.niiiuiu
''In tnso Ihinukh, tluirgi. I.ltlle, lliu
)ung Kt LiuiIh iitiurm-y who shipped
on lliu windjammer IMvvurd Sewull
there mid who Is prei-slug tho 110,000
I liliel ult ugaliiKt lliu ship, this niorn
I lug bald Unit iiIIIkmikIi the semiian who
iilalms the damages for Injuries ro
letivLil on board Is a nnoriumi. nlenty
of funds nro forthciiiuliigtu curry the
ciihu to till) lltilsb.
I. title bns been one of (lie suiirles
, 111 Iho cuse IIo Is a nieinlier of tho
: trio ot ' mlllbui.ilro Irauips" Dupoiit,
' rriincls mid l.ltlln who mn working
i their vvuy around tho world althoili;ll
between tin in thej represent more, lull
lloiiH Ihuii ll's easy to think nbout Tho
se-.iman, Prank Sulllvmi, reeelvi-d lu
Jurli s on hoard the khlp for which ho
lit Us $10,000 dmiiagos, mid the enso H
imw In Lourl Tlio defenso is given
until 4 o'clock Ibis afternoon to llio
Its mihwer to tho suit
' l.llllo Wits udmilteil lo the local bar
I lling a cl.iini for posHc-Klmi of tho
lilund of t'altui i .i. ilenr Maul and
Joseph KiiiiI.oi have miuounced their
ete tiriiillu. tiuii lo opt u it lll'lit iniabiit
Jndse lli'iiy i: Cooper for the pod.es
slon of that pleco of properly. Jot.h
doubt was expressed by those familiar
will) the ciiso this morning vvlnitlur
WIN CASE HEIf
bevirnt iIuh ago He has n reputation
In bis own home illy us u Flirevvil
nuiig n It or no And when be Mild
that he'd see (bit iiiso tbroiiKh to Iho
iliiish ir II io.it him hit trip, lie nu ant
Jmt vvheie llm ruinls huo ccuiio frmit
Is not iimiIu iml.lpi-, but It M'cms In bo
a fait II lit thcro Is plenty of money
so that the seuiuan will bo ublu to
stuy In lloniilulii wnllo tho vaso Is
I. Itlln mid Attorney (.'uny. who li
with him In llio e4ise. seeunccl very eou
lldi nt or their ground this morning,
'I hey I, ill ed us If they bad hiiihIIiIij
"up Ihelr nUi'io."
DMlict Attorney llreckons ns been
r tallied to repieseut Ibei ilefeni-e.
"I'm willing to rcire-Eo the trip In seo
Justice done tills man," said l.lltln tide
niornlng "I siiipoi,o there. Is mini)
senilmtnt coiiuc-ctcd with It Ho was n
llliuiuito or mine, mid If I l-.ui help
him now. Pin In tlm tight to stay
There's nothing In It fur mo except to
see that bo gets Justice done him'
the. law of iidviTM.' pussoslou would
huo a fuvornblo bearing em the now
I -luiil and Kiiulina nssert that for tint
sum oi one nounr, paid Annlo Itluger,
descendant f JiiIiiimhi lteswlck Wlll.ln
M.n, mi iillcged "oriEhiMl" owner, Ihey
r.ci-lvcd llllo to Hip laud, gri'iited h'T
111 1H1I5 by ti will of Wllklnmn, pin.
baled by Judge Jccepli ft .Mooro 111 ttia
Now Zealand Kuprcuifl Couit
Juilgts Cis.jur apparently Is nottmirb
lioiibled by tho" iippenrunco of tho now
elglmants. but declined to discuss.
enve today, saying ho preferred to wait
until Maul nnd Kuuhn.i have taken
their cam Into court nnd ho Is culled
upon to defend his title to tho land,
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