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tVENINQ BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T. H, THURSDAY, MAY 16, 1912.
E V E N I NG B U J . LBTIN
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btitcrcd tl iuc PdhidRk si llntjoiulu
n iccond-rlaM matter
MAY 16, 1912
believe that the remedy for the evils of Jenwcracv n more democracy.
i ilo not beliec that the country ought to be governed by the best men
selected from the best I do not believe that Congress should represent only
the best, but all the people, n-tsc and unwsc. Vicrc no danger in the so
ttitiJ "mob " Dr. Lyman Abbott.
EXPENSIVE SCHOOL BUILDING.
Allrnlion is called by a corrcspond-nt to a change in llic sanitation equip
ment of tlie new scliooL house at Hanapcpc It appears that the origiml
plans called for a modern arrangement of the lavatories and water closets.
Apparently it became necessary to reduce the cost, so the cut was made in
this department, and the old-fashioned earth cloet is substituted in order to
bring the school house construction cost within the appropriation.
I Ins ccms a rcaonabh; solution ol the cause for the change It is the
usual solution. And it brings to the front one of the common faults of the
whole Territorial scheme of handling thcc things. Some blame the Legisla
ture and others blame the executive. As a matter of fact the people as a
whole arc as deserving of criticism av an) one. They too frequently "howl
about the cost" on account of a fear o taxes.
It may be said with some truth tint pupils attending a country public
school will get more practical education in learning to care properly for an
tarth closet than the) will from a modern sanitary equipment, the like of
which is not to be found in the home of one out of a hundred of the children.
lie this as it ma), the fault is still appircnt that in too rntny instances the
appropriations for educational buildings arc, in the interests of alleged ccon
cm), pliced at such a figure that the schoolhouscs are outgrown and inade
quate to the needs of the district before they arc completed. In the I lana
pepe school, for instance, it has become necessary to making a saving of two
thousand dollars. The questions naturally arise: Were the original specifi
cations lacking in a proper estimate of the costs? Did the Legislature appro
priitc a sum which was known to be less than would be needed to erect the
sthool house required by the attendance? Is this the result of a false econ
omy on the part of the Legislature or insufficient information from the De
partments of Public Works and Public Instruction.
It is a poor community investment to attempt a saving of money by erect
ing a building which wc know, when it goes up, docs not satisfy the demands
of a district, but merely gives the people and the children something belter
llian they had before. Such a policy is a thousand times more expensive than
to go boldly forward and bu.ld with a proper regard for the future.
Senator Bourne's .Bill and How
Its Provisions Interest
Il.ivv ill Is much Interestid In the
i trcels post plan now before Con
gress 1 he lilll of Senator Hotline, of
Oregon, has the following aa Its main
features, Rome of vvhii.li directly affect
SUMMARY OP SHVATOR HOCRNIIS
lAHCi:i. POST 11II.I.
Postal latcs on parcels var with
distance. Hum piotrctlng lot nl mer
chants niul competing with express
Third ami fourth classes of mutter
A speclil rate of one cent an ounce
up to four ounces is provided fen cir
culars n lid small picknges of goods
Kates ale as follows
Local, clt) and rural delivery only,
Ti cents for the llrnl pound mid one
cent foi out li additional pound
Within no-mlle rone, G rents fin first
pound and 2 cents for eieh additional
Within 200-inlle zone, 7 cents for
llrst pound mill ',', cents for each addi
Within 'iiin-nille ziiiic, X edits for
the llrst pound and I tents fur each
Within Hiim-inUe rone, 'I lents for
tlio lust pound niul tents fin cue li
Within JiiiM-mlle zone, 11! tents fur
the llrnl pound and 111 tents foi each
Outside 2000-nillc one, II! cents for
the llrst pound mid I- cents for each
These rates aro b tstd upon a care
ful computation of the actual cult of
iiilhttlng. distributing and delivering
pat k.igcs, plus ttitti.il tost of P. im
portation Weight limit tl pounds, and maxi
mum charge 1 1 tints the interna
tional limit and rate
It ma) turn nut that all this excite
ment In California Is merely incidental
Wo imtst all ugrio that the Colonel
niul tint President aro both doing good
work for the Democratic party unless i prepared
they agrto to
fight is over
get together after tho
city antl Territory should re.illzo the
harm that has been done, apd tho com
muulcntlcm of .Mrs Hendry is a fair
sample of many Instances that might
bo noted It Is tho belief of this pa
per that tlie Vancouver Interview was
In Honolulu with tlie well
NO PAY, NO EAT
lUnJamlu Dnlo lrmlor nf tlir Hoim
1 u li i l.nnjlmmnenN AHsneLitlon, tnll
il tit tin It it 1 1 1 1 1 n ntlke )rxtiri1i
iiruriinnn to utiilt thai the Kttiliil luiill
to 1'f Kln nt tlm r nidi lie.' nf Tom
White, at IVurl t'ltj. iif xt Hliiul.iv nft-
iriHHiu in Intcndon" onlj for tint.' who
mntrlbule to the fundi, uhlth wit) 1o
iim (I for tho purihttfto of uitiihUx The
lu.ui Ih of u Hutlnt nature, added Dole
niitl It Ih cxiMitc, that nil the long
hhorumu ami otlur lahoriiK In Hono
lulu will I'Uith into lit the affair
The lunu Ih ethedukd for 2 o'clock
In Hip afternoon, ami thoe who lh
to go down on tlie trnln wilt have to
pn their transportation Knrly on
Suinlj morning the leath r of the
lonKNhortMiM nh HHMiiIntlnn ami the hul
union i will iiiaKe a circuit of tills Is
lam! In uutoiuohlteH Tlu will iirrki
at Ptarl t'lt nt about 1 o'clock, pre
lum tor to the bcutlnK f the KtiestH
As Placed Before Mainland
Readers Doing Vast
IMIIor H veiling Iltillctln
lly today's mall 1 received n letlcr
from my son In Itlmcn, New York, ion
mining ns nil cnclosuro n clipping
from tho New York American with
the Daiighcr-Knmus nrtlclo on lepro
s) reprinted In full nnd emphasised
liv big hendllnes I need not repent
ho article, ns we nre iinfortunnteb
nliently fRinlllnr with It
Mi son continues "Such nrtlctes
do more harm tti the Islands thnn n
hundred good articles do benefit. This
ono I cannot believe to be true (hero
must bo great exaggeration Should
not tho attention of the Promotion
Committee bo enlled to tho matter?
I know for a fnct that It has forever
polled tho thautc of four tourists
coming from Illinca people whom I
bnd pursiindttl tint Hawaii was Till;
plate to visit, and who now think I do
not tell tho whole truth and nothing
but the truth nboiit in) country "
As the best method of nlnclng this.
,-.. . . ... .'
ucmro inoso w no are in a position in
r.cl. If action bo possible, I enclose tho
article, together with the nbovo quo
tntlon from tho letter of a boy show
ing the failure of Ids attempt to pro
tnoto duo In this publication, ion
may publish It with m) name or with
out, as oti choose.
MAU10N WINTKK HUNDUY.
Honolulu, May II, 'li.
SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES
We have Jut retelnil and Installed
In our burglar and llre-prniit safe de
posit vault an iiddlllnii.il supply of
ilruihlp-nost', private lay stetl boxes,
whlth wo tilTir
For Rent at $4 Per Year Up
according to size
Just the plate for the i"ife stomp?
of Valiintile Piipeis Duttiiiients. In
Btirnntc I,oIlele Jtwelry, Silver, Me.
Call and Let Us Show You
the vault nnd the boxes, lhe will ln
lirtst oii, vvbtlhir sou wish to rent
TRENT TRUST COMPANY, LTD.
house on Wilder Ave,
riirnltlied bouse on Wilder Ave., near
Oulm College) $45.
Furnished bouse on Hastings St. J
four bedrooms) $100.
Tnntnlus residence of General Davis,
furnished. Rent reasonable on 1-year
Property In nil parts of the city.
Guardian Trust Co., Ltd.
Second Floor, Judd Duttdlng
The article, to whlth Mrs Hendry
refers follows and all that she sa)s
irgnidlng tho injury done Hawaii by
this report of the Itanitts leport Is
corroborated by Hecrrtar) Wood of
tho Promotion Committee to whose
nttcntlon the mailer ban Ik en fro
ipienll) called by liifiiriunlloii riKanll
lug people changing their plans about'
milling to Honolulu
SAYS HAWAII IS Pl'1,1. OP I.HPHItS
Cheapness is not our main concern
Therefor we still develop till' films by
hand Because there is no better way.
We mix our
IU turning Traveler Reports nu
tempt to Suppress the Pacts
(Jl'OTHS Till: QUAltANTINi: MHN,
Hstltnaln (lives Ono Vlttlm of Disease
If livery (14 Persons of Natlvu
or Part Native Illood.
If theio was a division in tho com
ing Olympiad foi the tin owing of
barbed adjectives it wnttldnt be hard
to sell it a intiplo of representatives
from the I'nlttd States.
(lot ready for tho Canal. Two bun
dled mid lift)' thousand of 'time
enough" and "wait aw lilies" slumber
ing by tho side of liidlfferenco and
npath) the live-long day will never
Teddy Is counting up fix o bundled
"iiiilinttbed" delegates at present;
nothing sure about them Hut bo
will have to capture thirty-nine mure
beforo ho can convince himself that
ho Is tho long-felt want
understood Intention of having It dis
tributed throughout tho mainland, and
we doubt very much that Dougher Is
an Individual who lottld bo idcntlllf.il
mulct that name
President Tuft Is sometimes cred-,
Ittd with being nn politician becnusoi
ho blurts out just what ho honestly,
thinks. It Is this chnrnitoilstlc of
absolute frankuoss that mako his
ft lends admit e him nnd tho whole na
tion respect him Ills icniark of toda)
that tho result In Ohio will settle the
Republican nomination for President
is not only very frank but It Is nlnu
good politics If tho peoplo of his'
home Stato will not rally to his sup
port none else will And wo liavo no
doubt that .Mr T.ift will enrry Ohio by
an overwhelming vote and that will
(ItiBcppo Punco nnd Sebastian Clnn
zo, lnbnrers empIo)ed by the tlly of
Jnineslown, N. Y, vvcro drowned In a
The Now York naval mllllla will sail
on ihu battleship Ohio tills summer
vvitli some port In Porlo Itlto ns the
:: t: :: :: :: s: :t :: :: tt n tt :: t: ts tt
Wilson niul Deltgnto Ktoliokiilole of
.Maul wire both niinitd tin tho even-,
live iMianl Hawaii now has two out
or the nine tltjcgiiti nn the board
"I'lii) me nil intercut! d In Hnwnll
and we are iixuril of their support and
toopi ration." said Wilson this morning
Tht vniivtiition whs u gnat Kiiitess
1 licit ucn ninny delegates In attend
ance, and the result was that tho vari
ous luatitb's aie knit elosi I togetlur
and we can all work for each other"
All axchango remarks that cioss
ocean travel Is even heavier now than
previous to tho Titanic accident That
la not to be wondered at This is tlie
Hitfest period lo travel on the big lin
ers In view of tho recent dlBtister no
nklppoi is taking u thaiico, job or no
Rome people may argui Unit the
Ramus report lias dnno all the liniui
possible, so let It lest The II u 1 1 e
tln bollevoa that tho people of this
Hawaii will R(t the active assistance
and support of the Coast loiigshort
tni n . unions In any union movement
undtrtaken litre aitordlng to John II
A llson ilclcKiiti from Hawaii to the re-
tnt convention at Tacoina, Wash.
"How would )ou lllco to havo death "Yes" replied Senatot Sorghum
Blaring mi In tho fiuo7' "And Micro Is ono thing about It that
'Humph! Did you over come homi I must commend You havo avoided
Into nml havo your wlfo slnro at saying anything so striking Hint poo
J""'7" I I'le will remember it ugnliisl you in
caso joti want to cliaugo your mind"
- uoob Jones was fired out of his
hoiifco yosterday. "Tho violent laugungo you use Is no
Hoob Was he behind In his rout? argument, ' said young Mr. Noah Heep
Goob Nnvv; the place burned down.1 "No," leplled Uncle. Rnspbcri).
j "Illttln' a nuilo vvlf n fenco rail aln
"Havo joti read my latest speech?" no nhgument, nuthei, but It gits ac
asked tho youug statesman, I Hon."
Many of tho hot weather
ailments peculiar to chil
dren can be traced directly
to impure or low quality
The milk we supply to our
customers is absolutely
pure and very rich. It Is
endorsed by the Matron of
the Kaulkeolani Children's
VANCOUVER, II C April 27. II.
(1 Dougher, who has just returned
from Honolulu, draws alttntlon to tho
alarming condition of ipmrnntlno af
fairs there pud warns Canadian olll-
ecru to keep close watch for leprosy
tnses Ills story in part Is as follows:
"With tho MtArtllng assertion that
one out of even sixty-four Hawaiian!
or part Hawatlans Is a sufferer from I
the dread dlseano of leprosy. Dr. Carl'
Ramus, chief tiiiarantiiio o Ulcer of tho
port of Honolulu destrlhed tho laxity
of segregation iws In tho Hawaiian
Islands ns appalling, nnd asked mem
hers of tho Chamber of Commcrco of
Honolulu to take some steps toward
reined) lug tlie evil In a paper rend
beforo a representative body of Ihu
Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Ramus
pointed out the alarming Itiorensn of
tho number of lepers reported during
recent )cars, niul attributed tho in
trenbo solel) lo the poorly adnilnls
tered laws no win nxlstcnco and the
lesult nf poll Ileal corruption.
Surgeon Contracts Disease.
"That tho dread disease Is no io
specter of persons was duly shown
when tho qunrantlno olllccr pointed
out that ono of his predecessors, a
surgeon who lint! contributed inutli to
the knowledge of leprosy, was him
self attacked, and, rather than live
the horrible pxlsleneo of tho leper,
tommltted suirlilo upon his retnrn.
Tho Increase of leprosy among tho
while residents In tho Islands, and
particular!) lis Honolulu, Is of alarm
lug ii upon Ions.
"When the fnct that Dr. Ramus had
read n paper on leprosy became nois
ed about Honolulu, I Interviewed sev
cral who had attended tho Chamber of
Conunerto meeting, but tould gnln
little from them In tho way nf Infoi
million It was from Dr. Ramus, bltn
self, however, that 1 learned of Mm
tluo situation, antl vvns allowed to go
over Mm letelvlng hospital for lopeis
in Honolulu, where tho suspetts nnd
thosn whose mses havo been dlngnos
cd ns lepios) must romnln under oh
tervallon for six days prior to being
sent over to Mm leper settlement on
the Island of .Mnlokal.
DIIIHNO iotJIt AltNHNCH
I'ltO.M Till: ISLANDS vvo uio
pripirul to in maw mir estate
and look nfler our Interests
here ou will line! It greatly
tu jour advantage to place tho
iiiniuigcincut of jour affairs vvlth
n responsible concern
Co mo and see us as to terms
924 BETHEL STREET
sn:ssAai:s rou ships at si:a
to n nvp.iiv
FAKA SAVED HIS
-FOR THE SUMMER
Make the children com
forlnblu while at plaV, anil
nt the same time protect
their feet from thorns and
otlur Injuries width might
Our Prices are
Wt flellvtr to ail) part
of til) tube n da), and lo
Kalmiikl mid WnlMUi onto
TO DRING LIFE BACK.
"July Pakn and Iho other Hawaiian
singing ho)s on the mainland aro tcr
Inlnly making n hit and making nion
e), too," said John II Wilson, who io vq
turned on tho Korea this morning "!'
, saw Pnku nnd his hunch lit Sail Pratt
elsto, whero they were pla)lni; In tho
"Pnka lias made mora mntie) In the
! States thun ho ever tould havo mndt
here, but ho Is Investing It In total
ileal estate. Did )ou know that tlio
I llrnl inounv he got ho paid off a niorl
'gngo for his mother h pmcq lu Mniiu.
Wilson says ho saw several Hawaii
nus In San Pranclsco, nil of whom
wish to bo remembered to friends at
Shoe Co., Ltd.
1051 FORT ST. Tel. 1782
SPANIARD STRUCK BY
ENGINE IS IMPROVING
Peoplo apparently long dead from
Inhaling Illuminating gns aro cpilcklyl
iesu8iltntcd b) tho uso of tho fiilmo- Dr. Daniel .1 Reagan, at ono llmo
tor. This Instruments consists of nt tonsulllug ih)slelnn of Ucllovuo Dos
shield Mini Ills closely over tho intuitu j pllal. New York, was sent to Arizona
and that has a rubber tuba attached Statu ns)liini for tho Insnno at his
to It. The tongiio of tho patient Isitivvn iciptost
pulled foi ward and held by a damp
Tliiough the tube oxygen Ih pumped A substantial falling oft In tho
Into the lungs, and Mm dendl) gns U nmoiint of money sent abroad Is at
driven out of them, thus Inducing tribiilable, It Is claimed, lo tho estab
proper respiration ' llshmcnt of the postal savings hanks.
Rntnoii Mesa, nn aged Spaniard,
who was taken to tho Queen's llospl
l 'esieulnv nfternoon after ho vvns
Well, ho did. and ho tleservo'i, knocked down by a moving cnglno of
tiie u.iiiu luiirouti, is improving, no
cot ding to tho attendant physltlan nf
the hospllnl. It Is expecled that ha
will bo out In a few days.
Mesa, according lo tho police nnd
the oflicinls of tho Oahti Railway Co,
was under the Infliicnco of liquor when
tho accident happened. Ho was stag
gering near a moving ft eight car when
bo vvns struck and knocked uncoil
scions. Ho vvns sent to the hospltnl
for ticatment In tho pollco wagon.
"Tho administration of tho nffnlrs
of Mils reielvlug stntlnn Is so Inx as
to be positively criminal. No nttonipt
seoms to bo matlo lo prevent tho lep
ers from wandering through tho
streets of Honolulu ovcry night In tho
weok. Hint Kin li wandorlng of lep
els is not otrnslonal Is shown by Dr
Rumuss slatomciit that ho had per
honnll) Keen live Inmates of this ro
cnlvlng slntlon lu a moving plctuio
show In Mm city of Honolulu ono oven
lm- n ulmrl limn itrnvlmiu In Ills rend
ling his startling paper beforo tho
Chamber nf Commcrco.
"Tho tendency on tho part nf the
political parties In ignore tho question
of lepiosy is notorious ni.d, when it Is
considered Mint tho nntlvo pollco olll
cors lefiiM) lo report or tuko In charge
nil) leprous person, tho alarming In
crease may nattily bo ultrlbiiled lo
Iho laxity of segregation laws, ns
pointed out In Iho receiving station,
built In ntcotiimndato sixty patients.
Ibuie are ill piesctit sovonly two uu
dtr (iliMTvatlon, and ns there Is no
liniui fur nddillonal patients, tho nu
thnrllies ullovv Iho loner In return to
his or her homo nnd report nt tlio ro
celvlug station onto a month"
Two weeks of lor ho rend his report
Dr. Ramus recolvtd ordeis transfer
ling him fiom Honolulu to llicmcr.
ton, Wnhh It Is charged Mint tho Ho
nolulu authorities aro attempting to
suppress tho news of tho spread of tho
Houses for Rent
I licdroiillis jr.l) ll'J
Avis . i
llui liinhi St II Dediooiiis
l.iin.illlii St 3
I.iinalllo ht I
Mntlnilc Ave 2 "
Judd Ht II
Knbikuiia Ave I "
MakIM St 3
K'alibl ltd unci I lei I;.
ley Ht i
Palidii Hill (1 mos.
to Oct. 1) 1
Ross Itovillon Wlnans, mllllonnlro
cnpllallst nnd nieinbcr of Iho renown
ed Wlnans family, died at Ilnltliuoio
recently, Ilo was (.2 years old.
Tho llouso passed Mm Pujo resolu
tion enlarging tho powers of tho so-
called money 1 1 list Investigating com
nilttco by n vote of 2117 to 15.
Most of tho llohoko puicr lnann
flic tuiers mo considering a readjust
nioiit of wages to tnko effect on tho
2nd of Juno.
That's what our Diamonds are.
Our stock Is particularly clean
and flawless, and tho variety
embraces every size and color.
In mounted stones we have an
Immense assortment of Rings,
Brooches, Scarf Pins, Lavalllers,
Pendants, etc., set with Rubles,
Diamonds, Emoralds, Pearls, Sap
phires, and all precious and
ti to-Jr 2
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