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PIRBCTOROFHIE GOVERNMENT MESS
"WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 1871.
I ..sun rtnTirr tbat Jew following if a correct
hot oaf lrfciMN loosed (m tho Interior Office to
thia der th " Art to license the carrying of
TfwkMC'KeoM aao otiter l4re Arms," approved July
Ur-fcf4.-Mdw J bo. 0. Delink.. No. 1 ; 17th,
? H. Xowsem. 2 ; Math, M. RapWt, X; J6lh, A. C.
Ssttti. (; PmmU. .
Oct. M. Wa.cmi, 6 ; Mtb. Kwllmum, 7 ;
riot. Aea. X. Loo. 8 ; 9Mb. a T. Geflek. 9 ; 31tt,
x owJ Sfcooojj. M.
Sow. HK K. OornweH, 11; Mtb, T.
1W tth. ijL. iewfa. IS; L. Nubr, II;
laTlJVo. fleet. E. F. lioeies, 16 i nth, E
)(. let, A. Bofcoo, IS j M. Constant Fertir, 19.
Cms. T. Gblick,
Iolea-iox Mk Mh. ttk, 1BT1. Chief Clerk.
Frwnt itt Sydney imjKjrs Arc leant that
no tvalssmir bad lteen pledged by tliu Gov
ernment to arty of the steam lines, al
thtmgli the S yvla-ey CtiamLer of Commerce
fry a MiiiimoM vole had recommended
liwt a bwImhIv )4ukl lie granted to 3Ir.
Hairs line on condition that it should
run from Utat port via the Fijia and II o
tj1u1u witfoett slopping at Xow Zealand.
As we have before bliQwu, there would be
a mviasr in tame to Sydney of some three
days by tfee direct route over the time
now occupied by lite line via Auckland.
Br the route via Honolulu and the Fijis,
the fAtoriect ostlle time could be made,
as tbe voMek would have a straight line to
run over, whereas by the route via Auck
land, a detowr of about a thousand miles
s made. It k imrobable that the people
of 2C?w Soalii "Wales will couscnt to
prant swtattlies to steamers running via
New Zealand. VTe give below a telegram
front AVnehiugton, dated January 10th,
to tbe Chicago 7Y0?hhc, which will give
ur readers nn idea of the various subsi
dies proposed to be given to steam lines
in die AtiaHtie attd Pacific Oceans,
Moowating m tbe aggregate to $8,700,000.
As bat a few days remained from our last
dale to the 4th inst., when Congress
-momM adjoMrn, it is doubtful if any of
the suhridicr would be got through before
Tbe uicipol fntwc ia the proceedings to-day
n tbe Saaate was as effort wade by those in
UroaUJ ia Um ctuwohip wiWUiitw to get up tbeir
bula laratiaf taewe tchetties. Senator llamsey
mutoi tint tbree of time bilk, to-nit : those
a-iM -ririag; uoeui Hwnaip service between Now
Uriraae nad Mxtoe. between tbe United Status
and Aajotiulk, tmi between the United States
aad Banofii, be mete tbe special order Tor to-mor-ram.
Mr. GeaMMig objected, unless his bill
creatine: tbe Atari nan Mail and Ocean 1'rans
porUUon Oempeay efeoeM be included. When
be tool: mm Mat. abeet a dozen members en
deavored M fain tbe Seer, and for a few minutes
tbrrr was ao maeh oanfuitofl that the Speaker
cov. Id not be beard. Some objected to making
aprcial order of any of these hi As, on tbe ground
1'iM I bore km bo reajoo why they Ehoald be
pnri tared bar il otter UUs on this calendar;
vaiie otbaia ubjucted to giving a second hearing
mt tbe eaaae tiaoe. an operation which, it was as
aerted. voaid reaaH ia girieg to each tbe combined
suvngtb of tbe whole. FiaaHy, a compromise
was agreed on, that tbe four above mentioned
bilk aboahi be made tbe special order for Friday
next. There are now twelve of these steamship
caboidy bilk peatbag in Congress, several or which
bare received favorable consideration in commit
tee. The total aooant of annual subsidies which
tbeM biH draw JhMS tbe United States Treasury is
aWoi $3,700,000. which turn is independent of
tbe daman1 for goe ran tees for the Government
ta let- mterosts on bonus. Senator Ramsey's
bill to eotabfeh Earopean steamship lines is tho
asm a that oSbred by General Schenck in the
Hoase early ia the session. Tho subsidy asked
is per aanom, to bo continued for Cfly
years. Behind Ibis bill is a powerful lobby, con
fident of seecess. The bill of the same Senator,
reported by bim from tbe Postal Committee, to
citaHtab a snM steamship line between Australia
and the United States, is a combination of tho
Uotbtiaj Webb interests, and is proposed as
as exteasies of tbe contract at present misting
with nowaday for carrying the mails betwoen
Hoaotnfa asd San Francisco. The present con
tract has mt fire years to run, with a subsidy
of S7S.0O6 per annum. The pending bill asks an
increese of this sam to $500,000 per annum, tbe j
service to be extended so that the terminal points
win be Metbocrae and San Francisco. Mr. Kel-lo-'j
bH, wtflcb. was embraced la Ramsey's mo
tion, uftborizes nail steamship cerrice between
Now Orleans and .several Mexican ports. It
was intredaced ia tbe Senate last session, and
then referred to the Committee on Commerce.
In tbe House it was introduced by Mr. Wells, of
?i!if8cri, sod referred to a select committee, who
reported favorably thereon a few days ago. Its
Chances for passegc are considered good by its
bicsaV Thesabsidy it asks is 150,000 for ten
years. Ir. Centring's bill, which he to-day suc
ceeded in caking one of the, four assigned for
special consideration on Friday next, is a ruaro
Tjurtfr zfEur, and ii aid to hare more money in
it, than all the others combined, besides a power
ful lobby to press it passage. It provides for
incorporating a company to construct twenty
slesosbips, ship yards, etc., to Be used in timo
of war for caval purposes, having a capital stock
of SlJOOtMXH). Said company is to hare power
to isne bonds to the amount of 2.000,000, In
terest payable in gold. The Government to pay
tie same semi-annually, ths Government to en
dorse tbe bonds to that effect. Besides the
above, there are score of bills to relieve, en
fESnrage, build cp, .and aid AH??(i2.ere?
all calling for assistance from the United .States
Treasury. Probably tdl cannot bo got up this
session. In tbi connection it is proper to state
that tbe Fresident is reported to have expressed
. v 1 r ,L. ,nl1H.lc Bil)nmBi fines.
in tie same catagory with land grants ,
TJti aid to railroad.
IIo-iv to 1o It.
"Wc insert an adverttsementin one issue
of to-day, that plans and'suggestions for
the Hotel which orir citizens are desirous
should be . erected, will be received for
consideration until the first of April next.
flit is a proverb that " very few men are
able to run a hotel," yet there are some in
ourcommunity who have run one in the
past, and there are more who belicvei
,wcre the chance offered, would be ready
to try their skill in the management of
such an establishment.- But toour appre
hension, judging from the various and dis
cordant opinions which have been venti
lated during the discussion of the hotel
project,dt appears that the building of a
. i - - t ,r
noiet is a rancu more reconuue openiiion
than the running of one. The questions
grave and .frivolous ; the contingencies
probable and conjectural ; the " ifs and
ands" which have started into prominence,
and have been promulgated with all the
gravity of settled convictions, or the
K.i.forcc of accepted postulates, until every
talker has proved to himself that his own
views are the only sound ones, and his
neighbors' supreme folly, are so numerous
and irreconcilable that untying the Gor-
dian knot, compared to the situation; is
Wc are not of those whobelicvcthat,in
all cases, " in the multitude of counselors
there is safety," since in matters that re
quire decision and action, the multitude
only produce confusion. There is informa.
tiou and knowledge to be gained, and a
comprehension of tho situation, by,a mul
titudc of counselors; liut as is frequently
proved in military matters, the more co iu
sel the Commanding General takes when
in a critical situation, the less successful is
he in his operations, and as it happened
to Bazaine at 3Ictz, the precious time in
which he might have escaped being
hemmed in, was wasted by the indecision
arising from councils that could not agree
as to what was best to be done. The
wise King of the Jews, of world-wide pro
verbial reputation, did not pronounce for
the multitude when he asserted that the
beleaguered city had been lost except for
its one poor wise man, who delivered it
from its enemies. So Todlcben, at Sevas
topol, worked, wonders in the way of de
fence that would never have challenged
the attention of the world, had he been
obliged to defer to. the advice and opinion
of everybody in that city, who might have
thought himself entitled to criticise the
situation, or offer advice thereon.
So, loo, but we need not multiply
illustrations of the general principle, as
everyone can comprehend at a glance, that
neither in Sevastopol or 3Ietz, nor on any
other historical occasion, has there existed
such a situation as our present one the
erection of a building which must be built
so that every one shall bo satisfied with
it, and every one's ideas be realized in its
construction and arrangement. If built
under such direction, the counselors may
come out all right, but the same can
hardly be expected of the building.
There are, perhaps, some, from their
knowledge or experience in the construc
tion of houses; others from their acquaint
ance with the business oi hotel-keeping,
or information derived from general ob
servation, who, if disposed to contributo
their ideas, may oiler valuable suggestions
and perhaps available plans. If there are
such, the Committee will be glad to hear
from them, and to regard any " opinion "
that may seem worthy of consideration ;
and on the other hand, we suppose if auy
citizen outside of those whose business is
the drafting of buildings, has any " valu
able suggestions" to make, that he will
not withhold them, because he cannot
exchange them for cashs
"Wood ami KartlMiuakc.
As tve have walked around the streets
during the last week, there has been
very little to attract tho attention.
Sugar commences to arrive steadily, and
the only excitement wc have been able to
observe is that arising from a sale of a
small lot of statuary aud vases ; the sale
of which happening on two evenings of
the week, furnished the chief topic of con
versation for the two succeeding days.
Almost everybody, therefore, whom wo
have met, fell back upon the hotel, as the
piece de resistance, most of them telling us
what ought not to be done. It is true
that each person advances his ideas of
what ought to be done, at the same time
demonstrating to his own satisfaction that
no other idea is admissible. For our own
part, we expressed an idea in our last issue,
that the main buildiug should be of stone,
as giving both a more substantial appear
ance as well as setting the example for
more permanent improvements thati those
wc have animadverted upon for some
"Wc are not aware that our article was
"labored," as the Advertiser says it" was.
It did not cost us much labor; being in
terested in the matter, and wishing to give
our ideas as they had occurred to us after
a good deal of reflection, and we would
modestly say, after having heard much
conversation on the subject in the locali.
ties where men most do congregate, we
wrote currentc calamo nd rather,thought
it was, quite an easy affair? not at all la
bored. Our remarks brought out a rejoinder,
which is very desirable, certainly. "We
might take the oppportunity to remark
that it seems to have been written by
some one interested in the lumber trade; -
but this would be an impoliteness' towards
our brother quill jvhtch we shall riot be
gnilty of, but merely express our idea jhat
ho is devoting his talents, capital and la
bor to the support of that branch of busl
to their gratitude; and, we do not think it
wrong to savitto no inconsiderable rerau-
.nerationifrom those engaged in the busi
ness. fgr a
He says, 'that " one short monthago but
few among lis could have been found who
would not have conceded that this plan
(stone) was, on the whole, the most pre
ferable one to follow in the proposed pub
lic improvements. Now, however, it is
timeless to disguise the fact that public
pinion in favor of stone structures in
these Islands has received a shock from
'rvhich it will not soon recover." Because
there was a shock of an earthquake " there
will always remain a feeling of insecurity
for the safety not only of our property but
of our lives."
Now, we are beginning to think that
our neiglibor is aspiring more and more to
the sensational. First, to be sold on
comet, which some over-credulous and not
very correct mathematician predicted
would knock this mundane sphere int
" cocked hat " half a dozen years ago, and
then to become entirely demoralized at
the occurrence of an earthquake of more
than usual severity, and to attempt to dis
courage the erection of stone,.brick or con
crete buildings because we might have
another still heavier at some future time,
looks very much like it at least. Surely
this shock, which has frightened our
friend and which he insist has so fright
ened his friends, did very little damage
here (none, in fact, "to spsak 6f,) to any
building whatever. Now, for the past
fifty years, and wc do not know for a how
much longer pcriodthis is the heaviest
shock of earthquake felt on this Island.
Shall wc, then, because once in fifty or a
hundred and fifty years these things
occur on a scale to frighten people,
but at the same time do no damage,
cease to uuna substantial stone or
brick "buildings, which when once built
will last for ages without material re
pairs, and build, instead, wooden struc
tures which will require from the time
they are built, repairs, and which in
few years will become uninhabitable
barns ? "Wc think not. It is just as rea
sonable to suppose that the people of New
York and Boston, and certainly San Fran
cisco, should cease to erect the splendid
stone buildings which are being constantly
erected in those cities and build in wood,
as that we should do the same. They have
lately been frightened by earthquakes,
and if experience goes for anything, the
people of the latter city have much more
cause to anticipate disaster on this score
than we have. Perhaps if the people who
have such misgivings in regard to sub
stantial structures here, had been in San
Francisco in 1808, the' would have
strongly recommended tearing down the
Custom House, 3Iint aud other large struc
tures and replacing them with wood. We
believe they would in that case have been
looked upon by the good people of that
city as little less than lunatics. Their ad
vocacy of wood here is no more reason
Before the next mail arrives which we
hope will bring intelligence that peace has
been definitely declared between Germauy
and F ranee, it may interest our readers
briefly to review a war which, for magni
tude of proportions, bitterness of contest,
and surprising results, has few equals, if
an', in history.
To correctly understand the causes
which led to this war, and the spirit
which has animated its conduct, it is
necessary to go back to the first decade
of the present century, when Germany
lay bleeding at the feet of France; when
every German Capital witnessed the tri
umphant entry of French armies; when
Germany was pieced and parcelled out
ike a confiscated fief or an escheated
farm, at the beck of the conqueror, as
well-earned guerdons among the confed
erate or allied princes who followed his
banner ; when the humiliation, suffering
and spoliation which Germany underwent
at the hands of France, were something
almost incredible. Peace came in 1815,
but not oblivion ; and the. laurels of that
peace rested on English aud Russian
brows, while Germany was left to crawl
out from under her ruins as best she
might. Fifty-five years of rest, all the
blandishments of peace, all the progress
of civilization, all tho interests of com
merce, all the theories of social science,
have not been able to efface the terrible
memory of those ten years of French su
premacy in Germany.
Stumbling over the ruins caused by
the French occupation, worried by in
ternal" rivalries, hampered by external
complications, and groping its way
through political darkness, one State arose
above the chaos of German affairs, and
through its patience, vigilance, perse-
crence, and boldness of initiative,
took tho lead in the national councils.
Then arose the slogan of German Unity,
with clear and clarion notes, and -the
magic of the word threw a glamour over
the means by which it was sought to be
accomplished. The strength of that
leading State grew apace, and Prussia was
looked upon, and through her admirable
administration prepared herself to be the
coming avenger of Germany.
Now, that the precipitancy and infatu
ation of the late- Emperor of the French
have turned events out of their legitimate
sequence, it may be idle to speculate upon
what that sequence might have been, had
France possessed her soul with patience,
had she prepared herself as Germany was
preparing, had she not underrated her foe
of '"overrated ' herself. France had her
memoricsas well'as regards Germany,
but they were glorious memories. They
were calculated to stimulate to deeds of
individual heroism in the moment of bat
tle ; but such memories generally fail to
nspire that caution and minute attention
to detaihr'wh'ich provide commissariat
chests, and parks of artillery; which train
the tactician and drill the sddier."; -uch
memories, ift.long continrrd unbroken,
are but too aptto make haders., supine,
and subordinates arrogant. -
France had ample noticiin the fate of
Denmark and of Austria, of the coming
duLbetween.thetwo natons.. -.Circumstances
might .delay it, ba nothing short
of the Hillenium could av.-rt it.- Strong
in her traditional memorie, flattered and
feared as the greatest, nilitary power in
Europe, France felt not tie slightest mis
giving as to the result of, a duel with
Germany as it then was; but the com
plete unification "of that country troubled
its mind, because it saw clearly that 'a
united and consolidated 3ermany would
never tolerate its dreans of the Rhine
Provinces, and that prolably the drama
of Schleswig-Holstein would be repeated
under German patronige in Alsace
Lorraine. It was to prevent that unifica
tion that France precipitated the war.
The ostensible cause was but a diplomatic
pretext, and was uot. believed in cither in
Franco or. Germany. In fact, the very
declaration of war gives the key to the
problem, when it ignores the consolidation
of Germany so far as it' had proceeded,
and in pitching into Prussia alone, holds
out promises of favor and countenance to
every German- State that would remain
neutral in the fray, or foUow.the banner
of F ranee.
This precipitation f "France was
almost as fatal to her as her own unpre
paredness for the contest. It surprised
and alarmed Europe and withdrew"' sym
pathy from her. It brought every Ger
man State, whether in or out of the
Confederation, to the sde of Prussia.
They all felt, instinctivdyj tho hollow
ncss of the pretext, anl that the real
issue was not a quarrel orer dead men's
shoesj or the unimportant succession to a
distant throne, hut whether live men, 'and
those men Germans, should.be permitted
to arrange their FatherlandHn' their own
way. Prussia accepted the challenge,
and Germany rose as one man, with one
will and one purpose, to inculcate the
salntary lesson that United Germany is
sufficient for itself to protect its honor
and defend its interests.
Wc have all read the current descrip
tions ot the events of this memorable
conflict. Wc have seen France betrayed
into a war for which she could really care
but little except to uphold the prestige of
her arms. Wc have seen how soon tho
jubilant exultation with which she went
into the war was changed into gloom
and disaster. We have seen how" treach
ery, jobbing, and corruption had impaired
her military organization ; how her armies
were short in numbers, in ammunition, in
commissariat. But- we have also seen
and it is with us a pleasure as well as
justice to record" the fact, the unparal
leled bravery of her soldiers, in spite of
those untoward circumstances; the heroic
defense of her fortified places; the stub
born resistance, tbe pluck and endurance
with which she has attempted, again and
again, to stem the torrent of invasion and
to turn the fortunes of the war. But all
her efforts were unavailing. From causes
just referred to, she was brought upon her
knee at the very first important engage
ment, and the vigilance, steady purpose
and sturdy will of the Germans have kept
her thus ever since. She has lost every
stricken field during the war, but she has
saved her honor, and at Woerth, Grave
lotte, and Sedan, and many other places,
the ancient inborn gallantry of the French
nation has thoroughly vindicated itself.
Now that the'Germans stand victorious
on French soil, with Paris in their hands,
there arc some who seem to think that
they ought to have stopped on the Rhine,
to defend their own land, or at least at
Sedan. With all our aspirations after
that better state "when war shall be no
more," for the present, we are obliged
to accept mankind as they are. A Deacon
Jones or Elder Smith might possibly not
follow their adversary over the fence that
separates their lands and keep on thrash
ing him to his own 'house, but unfor
tunately the Deacon Joneses and Elder
Smiths do not represent the majority of a
nation, or express its opinions. It is trite
but true, that no nation is greater than
its average men, and the average men of
Germany, no more than the average
men of France, England, tho United
States, or any other civilized country,
are not yet up to the sublime point of
self-abnegation when they would forbear
to follow an enemy as far they could, and
smite him as long as -he showed any re
sistance, and until he sued for peace.
Would .the French have stoppe'd at Cob
lentz or 3Lagdebourg, had fortune favored
their attack ? The " On to Berlin," gives
On he moderation and prndencc of
Germauy in the terras of peace now being
negotiated will, probably, depend whether
that peace will be genuine and lasting, or
merely a temporary, hollow truce. If no
humiliating element enters into the con
ditions of peace, there is nothing to
prevent those two great nations from
hereafter progressing side by side with a
better feeling and juster appreciation of
each other than heretofore.
rr.ETTT.jvSD Tkce The following, passage is
a newspaper waif : 5f an dies, bnt nature is eternal.
The seasons keep their appoinled 'tirae; day
returns with its golden splendor, and night, with
its eloquent mystery. The" same stara that lit
the ghastly battle-field of '"Troy, rongh with the
dead bodies of ancient heroes which bone on
thIinarbte'Btfeets'br iSperialSonie, and on the
sad eyes of Virgil sleep ia the jiving glow, of
inspiration. The watch-lires of the angels which,
through centnriea of 'deyastatian 'earl change,
have still burned on unceasingly, sprak to ns .as
ttfey did to Dante, Shakspeare and Milton, of tbe
divina glory, the, omnfpoter.ee, tbe everlasting
beanty anr? love of God., .
BUY WALLACE'S PATENT LAUNDRY LIST
SAVE TIME and trouble rind be secured
agatoif loss. Samples can be soon and 'order
left at II. M. Whitney's and The-. G. Thrum'-.
UDIDET, GENTS. CHILDREN'S I FAMILY LISTS COMPLETE
. 2 Prite, .Firtj Cents- 2m
THEO. H. DAVIES
-O 2T" 3T1 23 HL !3
FOR SALE THE CARGO
0K THE FIN'E-
CLIPPER BARK "DELTA!"
A 1 AT LLOYD'S.
This Vessel will be Due in March,
AND IIAS A FULLY
Selected for this Market!
Two Elegant Park Phaetons.
Suitable for Doable and Single llarness,
Ransomo, Sims & Co's Heavy Plows,
ONE TRASH TURNER, Ac ALSO,
THE FINEST BRANDS OF BOTTLED ALE,
BASS' ALE, IKD COOP X CO'S ALE,
Dcrenisli's Celebrated Champagne Ale,
A PEW OP McONIE'S COOLERS.
ALSO ON ITAXD,
One McOuie's Train of Carrom. Pans,
AND ONE JIcONIE'S CLARIFIER.
FOR SALE BY
s THEO. H. DAVIES.
LIST OF LETTERS
REMAINING in the Honolulu Post Office,
March 2, 1S71 : - '
Allen, Wm Lanier, Mrs S J
McKenzie; Jas ,
Morgan, 0 B
- Moller, OA ,-.
MeCoughtry, Wm II
McLaughlin, M II 2
"Macauley, S ,
. Murdoch, Jno
' 1 Noble, TN '6
Otis, Capt A C
. Parker, R P. -"
l'hillips, J. F
Preston, QH 2
Pollard. J C
Foii; y II
"""" Iticbafds7Jas ""
r s Raphael. ML.
. Richardson, Jas-'
. . Rogers,- W.E
RecdJno' Raymond; W D
Simpson, Miss F E
i-rfSmlth"?Capt-G A' r
Swift.- A D '
Sanders," N A
Smalley, E S
' Stoddardj-Mfs A -Sale'si'Pejcr
Star,' Mrs '
Stiles, Mrs A E '
Ilridges, CapMJ A
Rurdick, J A
Urooks, Mr M
I! It, Mr
Bates, W F 3
Brownell. W F
Call, F W 5
Clifford, N 2
Cunningham & Co
Cremer, Mr 2 , -Cooke;
J 2 '
Davis, Mrs M . .
Edwards, A R
Erans, F O
KorC,ter, II B
Fiher, Jno P 5
Forbes, T C '
Holt. J R 2
Tlenneck. Jno '
Holt. C F
Hamlet, (J W .
Herrin'ff, M "
Jeffery, Capt Chas :
Jenks. Geo W
Kinz, A E
Kelly, A -
Ltj. Sam'l 2
Ljons, Mrs II N
Swift; R J
' Smith; Ed
Shutte, Wm f
Tarda, T 3 . .
. H'eik, J.,2 ' "
Wilson;-Mrs W. 2
.Williams, T W
' William, E O 2
Wanchope. Geo D
. .Williams, E A .
Williami'A J 2
Wilber. lV A - 2 ,,,
A. P. nRICKWOOD.
N. B. Persons inquiring for letters in this list are
partii-nlarly requested to ask for Advertised Let
Licenses Expiring in February, 1871.
Itetn.il HONOLULU, 1st, Grnnwald A Schuetta ;
11th, Singer; 12th. O. H. Spalding; lit, Bolles t
Co. WAIALUA. Oahn, 16th. Ah See. WAIHEE,
MaoJ, 1st. Ge. Gray. PUNALUU. Oahn, 20tb, Ah
Mi. HOOKENA. Hawaii. 26th. Chun? Iloon.
Wholesale HONOLULU, 20th. M. Philips 4
Co. : 6th. Dillingham A Co.
Wholesale Spirit HONOLULU. G.Rhodes.
Victualing- HONOLULU, 5tb,J Ab'Toong, Ho
Horse HONOLULU, 3d, Kauwahiokalua, No.
195. ' ' ' ' 1
Hatcher HANALEI, Kanai, 4tb, Ab Loan A
Poka. ' '
IJillinrd HONOLULU, 8tb, R. Rjcroft.
Fresh California Lime
FOR SALE -BV: ., .JO -"-A.
W. PEIRCE A CO.
' ' FOIt 8AL.E 'Df K''
fir, . - A.- PEIRCE-ACp.
15 Cases, each 24 dz..
Perry Davis' Pain. Killer,
" ' FOR SALE BY " , ' , '
4-tf A- T7. PEIRCE 4 CO.
Salt, Salt I
TONS Best Hawaiian Salt; for
'Jala is quantities to-sdiCoj
RED SALMON, IB barrels A small lot ot
mot rtrj goodxvoality, bnt r good as t aver
age that Is for. tale aboat town. Call t"
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. THE FINE BRfd .
Will haf o immediate dispatch for the above port.
Fr Freight or Passage, applr to
WALKER 1 ALXBNV
HAWAIIAN PACKET iXSE.
KoV San. Francisco.
The fine Clipper. Barkentine
Is now ready to receiro cargo, and will hare dispatch
for the abore port.
For Freight or Passage, apply to
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THE AMERICAN BRIG.
180 Tons Register,
In good order and ready for sea. Apply to
8-3U II- HACKFELD A CO.. Agents.
TlIE FINE BRITlsn BARQUE
d& CASTLEHOW, i
CAMPHEI.U ------- JIaater.
Is now loading for tho above port, and will ho de
spatched oa or about Saturday, thallth of Uarcb.
For Freight,.apply to
7 THEO. H. DAVIES. Agent.
The Kortli 5acilic 'I'ransportntlou
SAN FRANCISCO&HON0LULU LINE.
The Company's Splendid Steamship
SIS. MOSES, TAYLOR,
R. S. FLOYD, . . . Commander,
Will Leave Sim Traiicliico
On or about February 15th
1VI11 Leave Honolulu
On or about..- . February 2Sth
Treight for San. Francisco will be received at the
Steamer's Warehouse, and receipts for tho lame,
given by the undersigned. No charge for storage
or cartage. Fire Risks in Warehouse, not taken by
Liberal Advances Made ou all Slilp
iiients per Steamer.
Insurance guaranteed at Lower Rates than by Sail
ing Vessels. Particular care-taken of Shipments of
All orders for Goods to be purchased in San Fran
cisco will be received, and filled b; return of Steamer.
fr-Shipments from Europe and the United States,
intended for these Islands, will be received by the
Company in San Francisco, it consigned to them, and
be forwarded by their Steamers to Honolulu, Free
or Coarse, except actual outlay.
JE3-Passcngers are requested to take their tickets
before 12 o'clock on the day of sailing, and to pro
cure their Passports.
l-3m II. HACKFELD A CO., Agents.
STEAM TO AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
The California. TVew Zealand
i and Australian Mall Line of
Tho Splendid Steamships
WO IMC A WONCA,
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X. Grainger, Com'r,
CITY OF ADELAIDE,
Will run regularly between Honolulu and tho above
ports, connecting at Honolulu with the North Pacific
Transportation Co's Steamers.
Ho!colvlc....... ... .W. L. GREEN.
AccKLAsn H. M. JERVIS
STD.icr.. H. H. HALL, U. S. Consul.
FRESH GROCERIES !
STEAMER OF THE 25th TJLT.
G. Extra Family Flour,
G. G. Extra Wheat Meal.
Oat Meal, Rye Meal,
Hatch's Cream Cheese, '
California Hams and Bacon,
Kitts Eastern Tongues and Sounds,
Cutting?! Pickles in fire-gallon kegs.
Hf bbls Columbia River Salmon.
Hfbbls best Family Pork,
California Golden Syrup,
Cutting's Table Fruits, assorted,
New Pacific Codfish,
Almonds and Walnuts,
OATS, " ilKAA" AIVO VvilEAT,
Smoked Reef, Smoked Salmon,
All kinds of Crackers and Cakes,
Beets and Turnips,
Haff ami whole boxes Saloon Bread, etc., etc.,
For tale a lowest ra'tes at tho Family Grocery and
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6-lm No. 52 Fort Street.
C. BREWER & CO.,
OFFER FOR SALE
Per bark 'Nabob7 Direct
' Hide Pcljon,
Rosin, Rubber Hose,
L , Sail Twine,
3 Hoop Paneled Pails,
... Pure Cider Vinegar,' . .
Pine and Cypress Barrel Shoots
PINE SUGAR SHOOKS.
McMitrrny's Oysters ,
A- X & lb Spiced, 1 & 3 lb FrtaU. an
Paints and Paint Oil, .
HUOKARD'S best Boiled Oil,
Hubbard's While Zifie,
Hubbard's White Xead,
J. T. W., White Lead,
Fancy Paints; a general assortment. ForAale by
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SOLE & SADDLE LEATHEE:!
Tanned Goat and Sheep Skins,
WAIMKA TAiraEUV, C. SOTbET, Aopr
'"'J"0. " A. fiCtEOHOES. AiZ,t.
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. List of Foreign Jurors!
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Henry Vttntmff, JJ
J-I Duwvttt, ,
1 , rkmidi
Honolulu, March 12th, 1S71.
BEFORE THE SUPREME COURT of tho
Hawaiian lstaixli. Is Pretat. Ia the matter f tho
Xatateof WILLIAM WONIX. Ul. of lloaololo, dmML
At Chamber io the- Court tioom at Iloaotola. tefcro tho ,
Honorable A. S. JIArtwetl, Flnf Aepoctata Jut Ira of tho So
prem Court, In 'Probate-. 1
aODFRKT RHODES and JAMES S. LBIOXfc Executors
under the Will of William Wood, dceajd, haviof this day
rendered aod presented Ibr Mttlemeut and Sled la lata
Court, their second anneal account, aod Sled thrrowiUi a
report of,t-cu administration of said Estate to date, aod
praytna; that a dreree uf distribution of th balance vf fand
In their handa bo mada to thus entitled ander tho Will of
It ia bereby ordered that TRIDAT, th Slat day of March.
A. D. 1ST I, at 10 oVIoek a. of that day. at tho Court Room
in the Court llonvoin lUnolulu, ba appointed fur tho eeltlo.
ment of tho aald account, and that notice tbcreof bo ctvta by
publication. In tho Uawaiujt rjaxBTTt aod the Au Ocaa,
S'er5papera, priated and pablftaed in Ueeotola. fyri too
pet 11 of three weoae, to all pervona latrreatfd la aald
tate, to be and appear befjre aald Cbnrt of Probate at tho
tinio and place afureMidtbta and there tc atww (UM, if
any they nave, why the praver of said petlttoo ef tho Exrco
tor elioutd not bo grouted, and a decree of diatribatioo of
said Estate, aa prayed fur, ahould nvt be made.
Honolulu, Mnicb 8, 1471.
ALFRED 3. IIARTWEW,
Attest: ti JosUco cf the guprviao Opart.
Waiiu It. Fill, Deputy Otrk. Kt
BEFORE THE SUPREME COCRT of thet
Hawaiian lallnda, in Probate. Io tboTaatter f tao
Etate oT 1YOXI1 IIOANU YEEP, lair of lleatuc saa. la tho
Empire of China, deceased. At Chambers la tto CO. I
House' at Honolulu. Btte tho ucaabloAIfrd 8. Uajt
well. First AaeocUte Justice of the Supremo Court, .itttg ta
On reading and Sling tbo-rttiloo of WwrSJacAxaoa.
praying that a document now in poapujoft of ISCiartaSnl
flled heroin, this Tenth day or March, 1S71, purparUog to ho
the last "ftillof aald deceased, made at Uraug mi, xkopiro
of China, the 71b of Jlay, 1$, be aJesMtad to iT bale, aoat
that tbe Petltiooer hoapiiolnted Administrator, with the WW
It is. hereby ordered that FRIDAY. tho31atdayof i!;sh.
A D. 1S71. at 10 o'clck a. X. of that day, at the (Wl Itawat
iu the Court Homo at Konolola, bo appointed Bar frevlsc
aald Will, aud lor hearing tho aa'd appNcation of Woac ftK
A tana ta.be appointed each A&ainlstralor; wUlrtbe ttfft
And It la turtbar ordered that ntlco of thla appMearloo o
publlabed In the llawaiua Onrrrr, a newapapov pronto and
puhtlahed In Honolulu, for the period f thrto weeks.
Honolulu, March 10, 1871.
ALFRED 3. IIART1V EUs
Attest: J a. tire of rfce 5 aprame Court,
U McCcut. Clerk. Mt
SUPREME COURT OF THE 1IAVVAI1.VX
Islands In Probate. Island efOahn. llawsMaa l.OHail.,
&S. Order appointing time for Probate f WB1 aod dfceafJoE
Publication of Notice of the aame. In the Matter or tho Ee
tate of William & Reekie r, of Jlonoloio. onoet
A document, purporting to bo the last t fit and Toatsaient
of William C. Ileckley, deceaaed, bavins oo tho IStb day oT
March. A. D. lt-71, been presented to Mid Probate Court, and
a petition for the probate thereof, end fr the laaaMocoof Let
ten Testamentary to Frederick Heckler, baviog been lied by
It la bereby ordered, that WEDNESDAY, tho tixh day of
Aprd, A D. at 10 o'clock A. !.. of aoM day. at tho
Court Room of aald Coo.c, at Honolnlu,"in tho laUndef Oohtf.
be, and tho aame ia, hereby appointed the tlOM tar oeooaag
said Will aod hearing said application when and wkioro aay
Jieraon iotereated may appear and eoaleat tbe aald WRt, and
the grantinjr of Letters Testamentary.
It ia further ordered, that notice thereof bo given by paMft
caUon, for three- snrceaaive weeks. IcTlho IUwaru-i Uaxcrra
and Au Oxoa, newapaper printed and po.bii.beil In Iloriofofa.
And It U further ordered, that ciUttooa bo tuned a Am
aubKriblnt; witueaen to aakl W 111, aod to thoaoaoaof tho
teatator to appear and con teat the probate of aald Witt, at tho
Dr.ted Honolulu, II. I., 13lh March, 171.
WALTER R. SEAL,
9-3t Deimty Cietk of tho Popreroe Coort
SUI'RIUIE COURT or the Hanallan IsUntla.
in Equity. In the matter or tbe Estate af Her late
Maje.ty II. K. KAPAKTJHA1LT, late of Ileootuln, Oehtt, do
coiued. Befce-e the Hon. A S. Hartwell, Vice Chancellor.
Ou reading and filing the petition of Janeo W.'Aoatinj and
Clurlcs Kanalua, Admlnialratora of the Estate of Her lata"
Majeaty II. K. Kapakubaill, of Honolulu, Ialaad -X Palm,
deceaaed, ahowiog that there are certain claims against t&e
Estate of aald deceased, amounting to aevea tboaoaod flvo
bnndred andfortytfie and tlOOdollara, sow dao aod pay
able, and that there la lnsumcient peraooal property flar tho
payment thereof, and tbat the said Adminiatratera deaieo to
pay the aamo and hereby to avoid numerous and expesetvo
sulta and finally to be enabled to settle their accounts aa SMeh
Adminiatratora, and prajinic to bo authorised taeR OjrxfaM
real estate ef the deceaaed, situated on Richard etretaipl
King Street, Honolulu. Oaha, and deaerfbed Inaaal poaWsoj
at pabiie aoetlon to tho hiebeat Mdder.
It ia ordered that FRIDAY, the 17th day ol March, A. D.
1S71 at 10 o'clock l. St., before tbe aakl Jo lire at Chaaat aea
in tho Court House in Honolulu, bo aad the aaaaohaooAo Is
apoolhted aa tbe tfmo And place for bearier aald notltloaL aaat
itbat.all peraona Interested may then and thero appear aol
granted, alao that tbia order In the Eogilah aod Hawoltau
lan,cuage4 be published in tho Uawaxua tlA&arta aaat A.
OKOA newspapere published in Ilonottthf for lln i n lainsailip
weeks prevloua to the time therein appointed Soraaid hoart..
Dated Honolulu, Teh. 3th, 171.
ALFRED S. IIAET.VELL,
J a. Ike soprecao Oourt.
Attest: L McCcitT, Clerk. T-t.
SUPRnE COURT or trie Hawaiian lal.rIa,
In Protiato. In the matter of the Eaiiri of Her lata
Majeaty II. K. KAPAKUI1AIU. lata of Jlonolota. Oaho, de
coaaed. Before tho Hon. .V S. Ilaitwoll. at Chacubora.
Oo reading and Silng the petition oT Jaaaea W . Aaacaa aad
Charles Kanaina, Admlnlitratora of tho Estate os Her loeo
MsjMty II. K. KapakuhaUi, latef Honolulu, Ialiodof Oahu.
deeeosrL abowlne tbat certain elalma aeairst tso otato ana
forth In schedule annexed to aakl petllMm eere prvated to
the petltlotier duly authenticated with rweoaaary voeaavors
and by them apuvel an-1 prajing that open a day to be af.
pointed, tbe tamo may be exaaainod aadappruved by tbaOoort,
It ia orderad'that FRIDAY, the 17lh dav or Uaith XL V7
1671 at 10 o'clock a. at. beutte too aakl JuaHeo at hit tao.
bora in the Court Houee ax Uoeololu bo aad tho earnetbaeoC
by la appointed aa tbe time, and place for hoartoe; the aald pe
titkn, aod that all pcraooalnteraalodmaytbeaafiNt thero afa.
pear and enow cauao If any they have wby.tboexk) alalaaa
should oot be approved by the Court, aad tint thla enter So
published In the Engllab and Hawaiian languages n tho Ha
winxx Oiiinr and Ar Oxox aewapapers prhned aod po
liahed in Honolulu for three eocreeetve weeks ptovataia took,
timo therein apfointe.1 for aald bearlBC
Dated Honolulu, Feb. Silt, 1S7I.
(Sigaod) ALFREDS. lURXTflLL.
Attest: L. McCctLT, Clerk. SJe,
SUPREME COURT or the llnvrolUn Ialoml
In the nuUUr of tho Eatato of W. K. LADD, of lleaaa
Inln, deceased,' order ef 5 otic of Petition? to allow tho
account cf Administrator. Before Mr Justice; IlartweB io
On reading a4 filing the petition ef Joseph O. Carter. Ad
ministrator or the Estate ef W. N. Ladd, Ute ef Heeettoru,
deceased, tbat hia first account as such Adattrrktrator may
It Is ordered by tbe Court, that FRIDAY, tbe lltb day of
March, A. D. 1S71 at 10 o'clock In the fereooon bo and tho
aamo hereby is appointed for hearing tho said rjettrloa beteo
the said Juatko at hia Chambera ia Honolulu, at whlta ttaaa
and place all peraona Interested may'er.;.ear Aad flkaVteoaX
Ifanyther'have, why the same ahould not ba granted. "asM
that notice thereof bo given Jiy puMlcatioa of ttria order to
the lltwinao Oaxrrra newspaper for three aaocaealvo wooka
in.Tiuu. laua oianar,
Dated Ilonoluln, rah. Si, U71,
ALFRED S. IfARTWELL,
J natkof nuproato Omt
Atlaet: Wil.it a R. 8m, Depoty Of.rk. . . ut
SUPREME COURT of trie Hawaiian I.lamle.
In Probate. In the matter of Ibo Eatato cf OEOBOli
E- ELLIOTT, late or San Franciaev, Cat., deceased at Ilino
lnlu, II. I.
Puriuaht to an order of tho Honorable EKaha IL ASea,
Chief Justice of aald Court, In Probate, made on thcKCrday
$J!n2 A" D" V' u hereby given tbtt WED
NE4DAY, tho 3th day of Martn A. D. 1M1, at II oViock a.
. irsaH dav, at tbe Court Eoom ef aH Court, at II? naMa
in the Island of Ovhu.bas been) appointed as tho thee aaat
pUce fr proving tho Will of aald George E. lWott, dlcoatM,
and for hearing the application of Daalei Sndtli atat a C.
WQlIamaon for the iaauancocf Letters TeeUaieaUry Wtheaa
ae cxecntdrs name.1 therein, when and where any perscct fw
tereated may appear and contest tho aame.
Dated Uonololu, Feb, SJth, 1471.
L SfcCULLT, CJert.
ex "A. J. POPE,"
FOR SALE BY THE UNDERSIGNED,
mm- w m aj
Frota the celebrated rnarroraetnrer, A. B0S&, Paris. -
Shall "We Say More? Ye3i
Wo will say they were ordered by A. II. HAVELL,
who was well onalified to-Jndge f their superior
qualities, bo being, a flrst-elaes musieuia, and.haviiic
dealt In 'these Pianos for several yeara in AustraKT.
These Pianos are in bciu'.iul Italian walnut eajes,
aod are io splendid cooditlai, having" been packed ta
sine lined cases. ,
ALSO " '
two sTjrrziucx. rxur&
la Rosewood Cases, from tee well-known boss of
n at.t.ttt rtrxftsnv n.. as .t ... 7.
London per "A. J. rope," a fit vtiortoaatoC
arm ia. ' ' .
JlarmoHUinu, Violin, Organ Concertfnar$
Guitars, Violin and Guitar Strinni,
-Pimio brings and Feltuieal t
JJoxeS, QSstgrted : Organ " V
Accordeons talft- stand, , "
Tamborine, . ,
Regulation. Drums 'and 1 Ifrums.
r Alao at large aaaortraient mf . : -
HOUSEHOLD FURN ITU X E
EX LATE ARRIVALS? ' ..
Now Opening !
AH of which will bo sold CHEAP FOBIttSn at rav
War Rooms on Fort Street. PartJentars fa adreri
tlsement next week.
4irZaia C. B. JIXEIAMS.