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r. X. Scxaxrxa, Enactor, Consul for IIU Vajrtty the
King of Italy la this K iurJom, baring thin day given
Ms return from Europe . aM that be fau resumed
tbe chance or the Italian Consulate; all of bis
official nets u CDosal aforesaid, are ordered to receive fud
faith and eredlt by the aathorltlee. of lilt Majesty's Oar-eminent.
J. JIOTT SUITri,
VInUter Foreign Affairs nd Interim.
Department of Foreign
llonalala, "ov. 1 i. f 77. 7l
Xotlrr. Alt tr parent wbinc returns sbnw llsbllitlee
which have not been deducted from therr personal assets
may obtain adj ustment thereof at this office up to the 1st
day of December next.
3. O. CtitTEIt, Registrar rnbllc Accounts
Hawaiian Trraury. Sot tth. IS7I. 70 St
I Ox Saturday, December th, 1ST7. at IS o'clock noon,
will be told at pnUIc auction, at tbe front entrance, of
AlOolanl nale. Six Lola, altnate In Auaukal.
and containing rrspectltely 7JJ.1000 acres, 708.1000
a,. a, 134 1000 a.. and T-1000 acre.
Plana nod snn ejl of aJd Bol. can be seen by applying at
Ibe Interior OOce. J. MOTr SMITH,
, Minister of tbe Interior.
Interior Office. November sth. IS77. CO
TIowoLCL?, November 5, tfT7.
Nones AU peraoos requiring Informally aj to items
ot property assessed to them mar obtain tbe same, on application
to tbe Assessors, or In case the Assessors' Ite.
tnrnsar made, at this office. Appeals from Assessments
w bea desired to be made on Assessments of specific prop.
erty. will specify tbe same. J. O. CARTER.
Win Uegtstrsrcf Public Accounts.
21a. D. & ITa&ntaoo has ibis dar been duly appointed
an Agent to grant JUirfsje Licenses In the District of
EshalaAkan UawaH. J. SIOTT SMITO,
Minister uf tbe Interior.
Interior Office, Not, S, 1ST?. 6
Hawaiian Government Bonds In denominations of 100.
loo, f MO, tlOuO, and tlooo, bearlnc Interest of seven per
cent, per year, payable In not les than ten years, may be
bad to a limited amount, until farther notice, vu application
at tbe llawalan Treasury.
JOHN ST. KArESA,
Minister of Finance,
nuance Department, Annul 7, 1 S77. 6sc
Guardians. Aommtstruors. Executors, and other Trustees,
having trust funds to Invest, are hereby notified that
Hawaiian Government J3ouds of denominations ot f 100,
(TOO, S00, trxXl,an!fjOCO, bearing Interest of six percent,
per j ear, will be fcuued on application, to a limited extent.
JO IIS if. K A PEN A.
Minister of Finance,
Finance Department, Anrusl, 1677. tts
Tiskr Xotire. An Conveyances and other Instruments
most be stamped befure they are presented at tbe
BecUtry omce,otbeiwle tbey will cot be placed of re
onrd. THOMAS BUOWN.
Recister Office. Honolulu. October 4, IS77.
Approved: J. MOIT
7 Minister of tbe Interior.
Ltit orUccnaca expiring' in November.
1 W Welcbt. Queen Street, Honolulu.
: Geo F luiberta, Maunakea Street, "
Geo F lloberts, cor JCuoanu and Hotel fits.
ecelfcen dl Co. Xuuauu btreet,
C Thrum Oat. Merchant Ptreet,
Afonc Arhuct. Nnuanu street,
' P II Tnpp, eor Kmr and Fort Streeta, "
10-AU Jt An, Kallhl. Exua.
11 T"m M VVVnner, Fort Mreet.
12 i, Oopenhacen, Xunuin street, M
IS II K HolUster, Xunanu rtreet,
li ToocLo. .Nuuanu Mreet, M
17 Joseph .Enos, SClnc street, "
tt Leung- Nam. Ulacoheu,
Clifford. MauuaVeaStreet, '
14 Ton Kill. Kama fetrtet, M
t4 Allen ,. Boblnaon, Qneen Street,
3 Akana, Kupete.
S-S Mstnln, WaDnLn.
I On dionc, Waloblnu. Kau.
20 AKIna Apo, Launaboeboe, HIlo.
a Abo, 11 Ho.
7 J T Water house. Queen frtreet. Honolulu.
S Daniel Hacley, Royal Hotel,
9 Abraham remandex. Mannakea Street,
11 Apana llapal, Pncahoa, Ulki, Hawaii.
18 Cbunf Via, Nuuanu Street, Honolulu.
I Ksuko. No 90 IS rat. Xo si
II Chas Kalllk.Je. No 91 IS Kalanlfcahua. No
IS K Jubey, NoJ 3o Kamaanwka,Nu t7, W
IS las D Lewis. No S3 s lacK Meek, S3
IS ITamaaau, No M No 100
JJ tl !ylva, W'aitspo. JIanL
IS Wlluam Aula. Nunsua street, Honolulu.
IS Akana. t3 Naat Cheoncv
17 Au Jook. )
Trc followlnx; persons have been Commissioned as
3Iembers of the Tax Appeal Board fur the year 1S77 :
Honolulu E P Adams, A S Clecnorn.
Ewa and Waenae II U Mahl, Eaanaana.
f Anderswu, N Kaialkawana and
vrablnemalaab J NaltL
Iabi!ss T C rorsyth. A PaH.
ITaHakn W FMoaaman. J Haole.
Haos -M Kabunaaloie.baml
I NaBlklpI, ApakL
Puna-Ean S H KaalbSl.
. Sjncex, J Kaunane
" Cooper. S Kekumano.
s Kasniu. a. Greenweu.
G U WCliama, Z PaakiU
jc. Kontls , I Wood. D K KaUpaakai.
rT'm' i T E Kaunan ano, B P EnlkshT,
Eolos G T Silplty. A K MIka.
Walmea. P K Hoii. G B Rowell,
. S Kaln. S W Wucux.
llanalel. A Kabaunm. R PnttX
1. K. EAPEKA. NinUter of Finance.
Dept. of Finance. November a, 1577. tt Ira
Sapresae Court lit Probate.
Before Mr. Justice Jcdd.
Sept. IT. Gnsrrtisnifaip of Malnna, a minor.
for the appointment of A guardian. The minor
upon being questioned by tbe Court said he wished
aUlimahansa to be his guardian and the Court ordered
Letters ef tssardtasship to be issued to said
cpon his Cling a bond in tbe sum of $200.
Before Justice McCcllv.
Sept. 19. Estate ef Eamana w., deceased and
Guardianship ofiiita w. an adopted child of deceased
and rjctitionriTs Petition of Thomas Conner
for Letters of Administration on the above estate.
and far "Le era of Guardianship of said minor to be
iatsed to Miriam fwahnnn. It appearing to tbe
CosrtAhax Letters of Admumtratioa were cot
ordered that Letters of Guardianship be issued
to Thomas Conner and Jliriama Kabcna npon their
tiling aa approved bond ef&OO. Inventory to be
fled in SO tUj and as annual ireotnt to be rendered.
Sept. Z&. Estate of Hao Xaose k., deceased. Pe-lion
of Mere Xanne Stevens sitter of decedent for
Letterx of Administration of the abore estate. The
Court after hearing the teslusosj.cvniiderrd that tbe
widow who had also made application was not competent
to jtriorm the trust in eeuteqeesee of her illness
and therefore ordered Letters of Administratin
to be issued to tbe petitioner Marv X. Sterenr. and
also that she be appointed guardian of the property
of the minor children ol decedent upon her slug an
approved bond in the sum of jSiO. Inventor to be
filed to 10 days ; Kotioe to creditors to be advertised
is the EaoVoa far 4 weeks and aa account to be
rendered to the Court in one year from this date.
Before Mr. Justice Judd.
" state if Sjlvester Sablaa jCartro, deceased.
Petition if Cecil Brown one of the administrators
for eouhraatkra tf sale cf certain Seal Estate. The
Court Axamisad the account sales, and the same appearing
SituCactiTJ and no person appearing to oppose
the application, cocamatioa was granted
asd the administrators directed to execute the necessary
deed conveying the land to the purchaser.
Oct. i. Estate of ilaikai, drceared. Petition of
John H. Paty a creditor of tbe estate for Letters of
Administration. The Court beard the testimony and
J .L VM... fif i.vced ta
AN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL.
DEVOTED TO HAWAIIAN PROGRESS.
PUBLISHED AND EDITED BY
HEXRT M. WHTTXEi.
wnDXESDAr.yor. 21. istt.
His Majcstv'n liirthiiay vras celebrated on
FriJar last with even more than usual spirit.
There was a general suspension of business
thronghont the city, the closing of stores of
all kinds, both wholesale and retail, being almost
universal. The day was ushered in by
the firing of a royal salute from the battery on
Punchlwwl, which was repeated at noon and
at 6 o'clock p. in. Tl rcfi.tia nliraclei! to
the water front a large and enthusiastic crowd,
who in the intervals of waiting were entertained
by music from the br.nd, which was
stationed under cover on the steamer wharf.
The day was fine, the races well contested,
and the whole afTiir a success. On onr third
page will bo found a list of the winning boats
:n tlio different races, together with the names
of the persons by whom were entered.
It will lie eccn by reference to our third
page that " The Hawaiian Telegraph Company"
is now fully organized, and that telegraphic
communication between the principal
points on the island of Maui will soon be an
accomplished fact. ATe expect at no distant
day to see Oaliu, Maui and Hawaii, all connected
by telegraphic cables.
The last Saturday contained
rather a nasty communication on the subject
of " sores." Probably our neighbor regards
this as a nice kind of family reading, otherwise,
of course, he would not have published
it. Wo have had considerable experience in
such matters, and offer it, as our opinion, that
the author of the article in question is himself
suSering from the worst kind of a sore,
namely, " a snre Ji'ad."
It will be remembered that in our last issno
we invited anyone who had anything definite
to propose in the way of amendment to our
present Sunday law, to avail themselves of
the columns of the Gizdti for that purpose.
In response to this invitation we have received
only one communication, which will be
found on our third page. Although we do
not agree with our correspondent as to the
proper mode of keeping Sunday, we print his
letter with pleasure. We are especially glad
to notice that " E. Pluribus Unum " neither
intentionally misrepresents facts nor slanders
oilier people. We commend his example in
this regard to some others who have lately
appeared in print on the same subject.
The Adreriiser says in its last issue : " The
' hybrid of the Gaz-Jie which did " howl" at
" us, for suggesting to look for some Maori
" laborers with their wives and children, from
" Xcw Zealand, where they are very likely to
" bo got, would no doubt "bark like mad" at
a proposal to seek emigrants from the realm
" of the Mikado " The Adetrtistr has a very
vivid imagination. So fr from "howling"
or even " barking" at such a suggestion, we
consider the Japanese a very desirable class
of emigrants, and would be glad if men, women
and children of that nationality could be
induced to come here in cunsiucrable numbers.
The few who have been liere have given
great satisfaction. We have conversed with
considerable numbers of our people who have
had experience iu employing them, and their
testimony is almost unanimous in their favor.
But though we are favorable to Japanese emigration
we are opposed to wasting time and
money on visionary and impracticable schemes,
and we are satisfied that, for the present, it is
useless "to teek for emigrants from the realm
of the Mikado." The present policy of the
Japanese Government is decidedly opposed to
the emigration of their people, and we see no
means at present of overcoming the difficulty.
For this reason we have not felt called upon
to advocate Japanese immigration, or urge
upon our government the making of any attempt
to obtain population from that quarter.
Should there be at any time any indications
of a change in the policy of the Mikado's
government in this respect, we trust our authorities
will not fail to take immediate steps
to avail themselves of this, in our opinion,
very desirable source of population.
Br the arrival of the Mail Steamer Australia
on Thuisday last, we hare San Francisco
dates to Xovcmber 7th.
At the seat of war in Asia, the tide of success
still continues to set in favor of the Russians.
Mukhtar Pasha has been again defeated,
and the Russians are reported to have
,In Europe, tbe Russians report several
minor successes, but Plevna still holds out,
and it is reported that a strong Turkish force
is advancing to the relief of that place. The
Turks claim that the army of Osman Pasha is
abundantly provisioned and supplied, and well
able to hold its own.
A nephew of tbe Emperor of Russia has
been killed in one of the recent battles.
A conspiracy is said to have been discovered
in Constantinople, in favor of ex-Sultan
ilurad, and a large number of arrests made.
In France, President McMahon seems Tery i
unwilling to accept the situation, and bow
to the will of the majority. General Grant
was entertained at a grand banquet in Paris
on the 6th of November.
The condition and prospects of the famine
districts in India had very much improved.
From the United States, we have accounts
of the local elections in various- States, for details
of which we refer our readers to our
foreign news columns.
General McClellan has been elected Governor
of Xew Jersey.
Senator Morton, of Indiana, is dead. Pending
the meeting of Uie Legislature and the
election of his successor, the Governor of the
State has appointed D.W. Toorhees, the notorious
Copperhead, to fill the vacancy.
Cleopatras' needle has been found and pick
ed up at sea.
Such foreign news dispatches as we can
1 find room for, will be found on our third page.
EJ It will be remembered that some time last
Spxior; the ira&li houses of the Wailskn Plantation
were destroyed by file, which srrs supposed to be
the work of an incendiary. Evidence which Lis
since come to ltht lends to fix ibe crime oa three
ot the employees ul the cstablitbment aimed lee,
Salomons and Kali. The parties In question hare
brcxi arrested and uudercoac tbicr prcUminarr ex-
I aminatlfm Wltb the nrthnrhnirmmmltlMt
John II. Pay open his filing a Und ia tbe sum or fortrialat the December term of tbe Court. Ifthe
. JZtXrjtJ " " -e they will
to be filed is 3 dxjs. An account U be retdere J to j reedre condign punishment, both as the fitting
Court is S taosta: from this date. I ward for their crime sd u a warning to others.
Oar Sunday LAVTst.
Recent occurrences, well known to nearly
or quite all of our readers, having brought the
subject of Sunday observances and Sunday
laws into unusual prominence, we feel it to be
our duty as public journalists, to lay before
our readers such facts and suggestions on the
subject, as seem to us pertinent and called for.
In the first place we will remark that the
general tone of the discussion, ifsuchitcan
bo called, which one meets with in public
places, on the streets, and among chance
gatherings of people, is by no means creditable
to either the intelligence or the candor of
the parties indulging therein. Most of this
talk it can hardly Iks called anything more
than that seems to proceed from those who
are not only opposed to the present Sunday
law, but, judging from their remarks, to any
Sunday law whatever, and it is characterized
in a majority of instances by an absence of
argument, a contempt for facts and a general
tone of bitterness toward those who differ
from them, which shows very conclusively
that bigotry, narrow-mindedness, and lack of
charity are by no means peculiar to
Even admitting th.it the present law
is imperfect and in need of amendment, the
4cause of public morals and sound legislation
is not to be promoted by general abuse nf
churches and those who attend them, or by
ignoring the fact that other countries which
are not and never have been under the control,
of "Missionaries," have laws on the same;
subject quite aa strict, if not stricter, than
onr own. Nor will the opponent! of Sunday
Legislation gain any advantage for their cause
or at all commend it to the favor of fair minded
people, by pretending to quote from the
statute book of Connecticut, laws which never
had any existence, and then charging tliat
these preposterous und purely imaginary laws
fairly represent the spirit and purposes of the
religious portion of our own community. It
is true that the proper mode of observing and
keeping the first day of the wet k, commonly
called Sunday, is a matter coticjrning which
not only many honest and well-meaning, but
even somu decidedly religious persons do
honestly differ. The strictest views are undoubtedly
those held by the leading denominations
of Protestants in Great Britain and
the United States. The German Lutheran,
though be may be orthodox in theology and
upright and regular in life, sees no particular
harm iu devoting a portion of his Sunday to
amusements and recreations which the Scotch
Presbyterian, for instance, would consider
highly improper and out of place; while in
Spain, Italy, and other countries where the
Church of Romo holds sway, the religious
ideas and feelings of the people find expression
in the keeping of feasts, fasts and saint's days,
in lenten observances and the abstaining from
meat on Fridays, rather than in any especially
strict keeping of Sunday. Yet all these people
consider themselves good Christians, and
so long as their general spirit and conduct is
not incompatible with that profession, we
have uo right to deny their claim to be so
considered. It should be understood and recognized
that no man's right to be regarded
as either a good citizen or a consistent Christian,
is to be either admitted or denied, merely
because of his holding opinions a little more
or less strict as to what is allowable and proper
on the first day of the week.
It is nevertheless true that all these various
denominations of Christians, however they
may differ in matters of detail on this subject,
are fully agreed that the Christian Sabbath is
an institution of Divine origin, that it is to be
regarded primarily and essentially as a religious
festival, and furthermore that it is
within the legitimate province of the civil
law, to recognize the day and provide for its
due and orderly observance. Personally, we
incline rather to the stricter ideas and opinions
of the American and English Protestants, and
are very firm in our own conviction that both
religion and morals find their best growth and
development in those countries where such
ideas are generally accepted and acted upon.
But we ha c no desire to force our ideas on
others or to make our individual opinions a
rule for other people's conduct.
In such matters let each one be fully persuaded
in his own mind, and let him hold his
opinions with conscience toward God and
charity toward his fellow men. It should be
remembered, that in order to arrive at a satisfactory
settlement of any public question, it
is absolutely necessary that honest differences
of opinion should be recognized and respected,
but this, we are sorry to 6ay, is just what
most opponents of Sunday legislation seem
quite incapable of doing. Honest difference
of opinion aud a desire to arrive at the truth
are certainlr not evinced by people who indulge
in ill-natured sneers at those who differ
with them, and who habitually denounce as
either bigots or hypocrites, all who happen to
hold or profess stricter ideas and opinions
than their own.
But the phase of the Sunday question which
is exciting the most interest among us at the
present time, has reference not so much to
theoretical ideas concerning the mode of observing
the day, but rather to the proper relations
thereto of the civil law.
Our views on this much vexed question may
be formulated as follows :
First It is not within the power of human
law, except indirectly and to a very limited
extent, to make meu either moral or religions ;
and it is outside of the legitimate province cf
law to undertake, directly, anything of the
It is within the power or law, to
make men, to a considerable extent at least,
orderly, peaceable and decent, and to compel
them to respect not only ilie persons and property
of others but even their comfort,
and feelings. A reasonable conformity
to external morality and propriety is
something which the law not only can secure,
but at which it ought at all times to aim.
Third. Among the matters ol order, propriety
and external morals of which, the constitutional
law making power may properly
take cognizance, and for the enforcement of
it may provide by the imposition of
suitable penalties, is the orderly observance
as a distinctively religious holiday, of the
first day of the week, commonly called Sunday.
Fourth. Whenever the great preponderating
majority of any community are agreed in
recognizing the Christian Sabbath as an institution
of Divine origin, they have a perfect
right to embody that belief in their legislation,
by declaring the day a legal holiday acd
forbidding thereon such ordinary secular
business and amusements as would interfere
with the due and orderly observance of the
day in accordance with the conscientious con
victions of that majority. In this matter, as
in many others within the sphere of legislation,
not only the convenience and pleasure,
but even the opinions of the minority, however
honest and conscientious, muBt, to Bomo extent
give way to the views of the majority.
This rule is perfectly familiar to those who
have taken the trouble to investigate this
question, and is too well established to need
either argument or illustration. It is fully
recognized in the laws of England and the
various States of the American Union, and is
sustained by an almost unbroken lips of decisions
from nearly all the Courts which have
had occasion to pass upon the question.
Several instances in illustration of this fact
may be found in the letter of our correspondent
in the last number but one of the
Gazette, and were it required the list might
be almost indefinitely extended.
Fifth. Tnis right of the majority to legislate
for the observance of Sunday and to say
what shall and what shall not be lawful on
that day, ought not to be exercised in a harsh
or arbitrary spirit, or without a duo and reasonable
regard for the interests aud feelings
of the minority. The law should, in our
opinion, confine itself mostly if not entirely to
public acts and doings, and meddle as little as
possible with private and domestic affairs.
Laws which contemplate or allow an impertinent
and inquisitional prying into peoples'
houses and families, are always unpopular
and generally useless.
Sixth. Sunday laws should "be definite and
explicit in their prolusions, Tree from ambiguity,
aud affording the least possible chance
for honest differences of opinion as to their
inteu ion and application.
Having laid down what we consider sound
general principles in this matter, wo will, in
our next, proceed to inquire how far the Sunday
laws of this Kingdom conform thereto,
and what alterations, if any, would be desirable
His Excellexcv tlio American Minister
Resident onlerUined at Dinner on Momlay
evening at the Hawaiian Hotel, Hia Mnjeaty
the King and a large" company, including the
members of the Government, Diplomatic and
Consular Representatives and others. The
following is a list of the guests who were
Uis Majesty tho King?
Ills llouur Judge Juilil, Aetinr Chancellor
ills Excellency Minister nf Interior
Ilia Excellency the Attorney UeDerat
Sr. James U. S. Consul
T. II. Danes Esq., Acting Ilritiih Comal
Godfrey Crowa hrq., Cbancillier French Legation
His Excellency Juhn 0. Dnininis
Hon. A. S. Cleghorn
Paymaster J. R. Carmody, U. S. Navy -
lion. Charles K. Bi.'hop
lloo Samuel G. Wilder
Hon. Juhn S. Walker
Col. Win. F. Allen
Col. Chi!. II. Judd
Msjor Ccas. T. Unlick
Marshal W C. Parle -
A.J. Ejn. -'
J. W. PflucerEiq.
Mr. Frank P. llatin, U. S. Vice Consul
S B. Dole Efq.
T. C. MacDuwell Esq.
Mr. J. C. Merrill
Mr. Joshua G. Dicksoa
Mr. E. P. Adams
Mr. Jos. P. Cooko !
Mr. J. B. Athcrton
Mr. Along -
Mr. Juhn D. Brewer
Mr. P. C. Junes
Mr. Henrv Tnrton .
Dr. J. S. MeGrew
Dr. J. M. Whitney
Dr. C. T. Bodjjers L - i
Invitations were extended to a number of
other gentlemen who were unable to be present.
The following were the regular toasts:
" His Majesty the King," responded to by
His Excellency the Minister of the Interior.
" The President of the United States," responded
to by Dr. Scott,, U. S. Consul.
" The French Republic," responded 'to by
Godfrey Brown, Esq., Chancellor French Legation.
" Her Britannic Majesty's Government,"
responded to by Theo. H. Davies, Esq., Acting
British Commissioner and Consul.
"Hawaiian Commerce, a healthy infant of
excellent parentage and great expectations,"
re&pouded to by His Excellency the Attorney
These were followed by several volunteer
toasts to "The Host," "The Judiciary," '"The
Press," "The Medical Profession," etc., all
of which were appropriately responded to by
the gentlemen present.
The Band, under' the direction of 3Ir. H.
Berger, was stationed in the grounds of the
Hotel, and enlivened tho occasion by appropriate
The following is the response of the Minister
of Foreign Relations ad interim, at Gen.
Cotnly'a dinner :
Mn. Minister: I have the honor to acknowledge,
iu the name of His Majesty, tbe toast proposed
by jou, and joU.uounreJ by your guests, Ibe
gentlemen berc present Accredited to Ibis country
a jou are, by a near and friendly Power, Hi
view the commencement of your official residence
with high regard, aud allow toe to hope, as
this residence lengthens from days into months,
and months Into years, that it may become increasingly
agreeable aud pleasant to you, and that as
yuu became mnre intimately acquainted with our
affaire, you will find reasons to foster, strengthen
and enlarge tbe friendly rrlatious which have to
happily suDpisteU between oor respective countries.
e, as a Government, are bappv to Welcome you
to our sbores, and propose to meet you ou all questions
which may arise, and all discussion which
may come up, in tbe most frank and cordial spirit,
and I may add for myself personally, aud fur my
feUow residents of tbese Islands, that we are happy
to welcome yuu here, to "Ur hemes and families,
to our social circles, aud to tboe intimate relations
of oeigbbor and frieud, which when sympathetic
and tree, tend to maKe life cheerful, tinght and
Gentlemen The pTeteniocaEii)n. as well as the
toast which I shall shortly have the honor to propose,
makes it proper tost I should advert to the
cuuotry which His Excellency has come hither to
represent, and which lu tbe course of event las
become our nearest neighbor. The Was, in
the not far distant past, w ben tbe United States waa
as far from us, commercially speaking, at England,
or France, or Germs uy when the little ciimmercn
we had with all these countries found Its way to or
from us by thu long and tedious route via Cape
Hunt; when tbe Hawaiian Islands, socially and
commercially, were but as specks on tbe broad expanse
of tbe distant Pacific Ocean. Tbese Islands,
to tbe view of ilie.incrclaDt and tbe citizen of St
Bedford, were bnl a group to be reached alter lung
aud patient voyaging, profitable only as consum
ing a small amount ol gooas. nseini as a sioppuig
ptace for crnising ships, or Interesting as affording
au illustration of the triumph aud cooqueriug power
Buttbenurcb of events have wonderfullj changed
aU this. He would have been a bold prophet who,
thirty years agi, should have ventured to predict
what has actually came to pass who should have
moved Ibe Uuited States from Ibe Atlantic to the
Pacific board, and haversettlut on tbe tame s large,
thrifty sud rigorous population. Xcl this miracle
has born accomoliabeia. When tbe marvellous an
nouncement Was made to the people uf Ihe Eastern
United States that ou Ibe Pacific Stupes of tbe
Sierras gold might be bad for be picking of it up
from the soil, a mighty ware of emigration flowed
acruss tbe Isthmus of Panama rushed in a steady
torrent across the plains and tue Boekr Mountains
welled cp from South aud North and spread out
upon the plains, bills sud valleys of Calif orals, tintll
as it were in a Cay, villages, Uiwes and cities sprang
into existence; populous and well organized states
were formed on xiit which, for centuries, bad hardly
felt Ihe fool of human beluga, and in an incredibly
sno4t time we viewed tbe fair form uf American
Liberty aud American institutions seated on tbe
summit ol tbe Sierras, ber feet lived by tbe blue
waters of the Pacific, aud her eyes turned to Uie
people of tbe Occident.
By this march westward Ibe United States moved
4Q9J miles nearer Hawaii commercially, more than
ICO days ueirer and streiched cut jo osa helping
band, opening tor nil new vista of commercial enterprise
wi the profitable exchange ot products.
This march has placed at ourcummaud an araihtble
market: It hat given to us mora than a million of
people as consumers of tbe tropical products nf onr
soil, and tbe cominercltl products nf Hawaii have
become Intimately connected with the products of
the Pacific States.
I reoiember years sro that Gen. Miller, the then
British Consul General, was accustomed to speak
of the commerce of Hawaii as bounds: in expansion,
to Honolulu becoming the entrepot for British
and Amerlcau ijikhIs, which, finding their way luto
the Pacific via Cae Horn, should from this purl be
distributed to the Inhabitants of the Spanish and
Nurlliwcst Coasi. Tills wa not a lame prospect,
hut what do we sec now Honolulu uut an
merely ul a cMy trade, but the lumsc
ul tUeNnrtli Pscltlc alieady Hie way port of a line
t.r steamships cumiec!ln; Ssn Francisco with Ibe
large ami prosperous Colonics of Great liiiuln
Auustralia, and I believe to become the way port
of tucrelcsiu lines cruSMu to China, nod dually
or that commerce which shall pass lliruush a Darien
Thus thu future shows an eiilin:lns and varying
of the outlets for nur exports. And so also I believe
lltst Ihe not far distant future Hill see us connected
by cabli. with the commercial nations to the
East tnd the West of us. The proprietors uf these
cable cnterprites are aptin at nmk upon I lair
and as letters but lately rcccivid by the
Guernmcnt Indicate, there enterprises are about to
be pushed Inrward vigorously.
And so Hawaii has progressed, having brighter
prospects and an assured commercial luture; aud I
may say, without offence Iu any, that largely this
Improvement is due to Ihe vicinage of the United
States and herlriendly regard fur Hawaii.
Gentlemen I now ak you to Join mc In Ibe
toast, which I have Ihe lienor by diretllon of Ills
Msjestv, tootrcr "The health uf the President of
the United Stales."
PACIFIC MAIL STEAMSHIP COMPANY.
THE Sl'LCN'Ilin STEAMSHIP
WILL LEAVE HONOLULU FOR SAN FRANCISCO
On or about Tuesday, Pec- 4th.
FOE SYDNEY VIA AUCKLAND !
Tin: srr.Kxmn steamship
CITY of NEW YORK
On or about Deo. 13th, 1877.
Tor Freight and Passage, Apply to
3m II. HACKFEM A CO., Ants.
153" floods for shipment per steamer can now be stored
la the steamer's! warehouse free of sUrnee.
Regular Packet forjiilo & Kaupakuea.
The Clipper Schoouer
H ALEAK ALA!
For Trelght or Passage, epplr to
669 2m ALLLZN HOIUNOK, Agents.
FOR EUROPEVIA NEW YORK
Two Sailings Every "Week,
Frum 2fete York every Wednesday,
From Boston every Saturday,
RATES OF PASSAGE:
Cabin.. 8100 nud 8130, Cold,
According tu Accommodation.
nETUKN TICKETS ON TKIIM3.
Steeroire . 828 Currency.
Good accommodations can always be secured on application
WILLI AilS, BLAXCIIAIID A Co,
9) estate bt., Boston,
4 How Hog Ureen, f ew York.
Voiles to Iasenc; from Australia, New Zraland and
Honolulu Tn Cunard Liue afTords more than nsnal fa.
eilttles to through paasen&vrs from ports, the
freo.nncvof Iu sailing precluding all possibility of delay-In
Good accommodaUons always reserved.
C. G. FRANCKLYN,
641 ly 4 Bowling Green. New York.
DISPATCH LINE F0RSAN FRANCISCO!
t C. Brewer & Co. Agents. t
SiJ& Merchandise renired Storage Free and V1AT
liberal cash advances mtda on shipments by Ibis line.
C. nREWKR k CO.
BOSTON AND HONOLULU PACKET LINE!
5S C. Brewer 4. Co. Agents. IfiS
SEHf yarorable arrangements csn alwsys b
made for storage and shipment of Oil, Bore, Wool, Hides and
other Merchandise lo New Bedford. B.Mton, New Yolk and
Eastern Ports. 4Caih Advsncemade.
C. BKEWEP. t CO.
Irish Potatoes, from Puget Sound.
ASJIALI, MIT OF SIli'EniOR QUALITY,
from WMor Island, per Baric Camden.
Also, a Few Boxes Fine Apples,
Selected and In fine order from the same place.
2?ow Landing- ami for Sale by
f 69 BOLLES Jk CO.
BY YIBTiri. OF A WRIT OF EXECTTIOV
issued at of ihe Supreme Coart. la furor of MoltTJle
baa. plaintiff1, aaimt P. S. Keltl, defendant, for tbe son
effll.SO, I bare leried npon and shall ezpoe for sale.
nn Uie premise, at 12 o'clock noun, on Wednesday, tbe
Zath Uy of" November, 1 877, all bis rtehr. tlUe and !aterst
In a certain piec or land, sitoated la K<a. Wallclkl. Otbn.
containing 3d.lu0 acre, and raoie particularly described In
JU.jal Patent No. 8116. Also, at ine same time and place,
all tbe rijht. title and Interest of said defendant in one
WTooden House situated on tie lot ne.it adjoining tbe
abuve, unlets said judgment. Interest and costs be previously
sUsfled. VT. O. PAUICK, MmW.
ilonoialn, October S3. 1576. frSs at
VIRTUE OP A WRIT, I&SUEI) OCT
of Uie Supreme Court in fvur of J. G Dickson,
for one band red and dollars. Mgslnst 8,
Apaoa,defeadaat,I fend shall expose for
sale on tbe d fay of October, A U. 177, at 12 noon, on
tbe premises, at Kamoilali, all Uie r&bt, title and Intertst
of tbe said S. Apana la and to one Wooden House, and
Uie Lease of Uie Jjmd on irhicb aU boate is situated,
which has 8 yesra longer to run, no less said judgment. Interest
and cost te previously satisfied.
W. C. i'AlSKK, Sfarsbal.
Honolnln, Almost 19, 1S77, 6J U
""The abore sale has been postponed and MndaT, December
M, 16T7. W. C. FAEKK,
WEST & CHAYTER
A Large Addition to ihrir Stock of
coNBiansG us purr of
Large Hubs, Spokes. Felloes and Axles
All or tbe Best.
FUAZEITS A5I.E CREJUii: FOB
Carts. Havana and Drara. Tsls Axle Grease IS SUPERIOR
to ajijtbloc of tbe kind ever offered In tlila market.
It took tne FIRST VBIZB at the Cenunolal
Tubular Iron Ox Bows!
Ofl Cloths, EcaroeflM Dock. Leatner, Unlnr fSoth,
Varnishes, Palais, Ujnt and nearr fc prints.
Pofea cd fcbifti.. tsh. Oak, acd Hlciory Plank,
T"" Uoaldln;, Horse bbocs. Cheap.
The Best Cumberland Coal !
Etc, Etc- Etc
ORDERS SOLICITED. C
CK im WEST & CHAYTER.
Startling Revelations !
On the 12th of Inst month, two of the leading Dry Goods Merchants of San.
Francisco were detected in the act of
Passing Whole Cargoes of Merchandise under Fraudulent Invoices.
Their Goods were seized, and Sheriif Noonnn offored them for sale.
Tho San Francisco Market is glutted at present, and our offer of
42 Cents on the Dollar!
Was Readily Accepted. The CoHsuiHeace is tfeat the
GiAT EiSTEl AUCTION HOME !
IS NOW ENABLED TO OFFER
Hudson Cbeck ...per ;ard 25e
Olengarj I'lalJt ..pcrjard J5o
Urocsdsd Striiivr.............. ...per jard 2io
Striped Camel's Hair 'perjnrd 32c
Plain ditto ditto....... . ...per yard 40e
Koiprtss, all wool....... , ...perjurd SOc
Black Alpaca. ............... .pcrjrd 25o
10 Doten Felt, at,
! 0 75
i Dozen Kxtra Fine. at..... 3 00
10 Straw Hats, at............. 1 00
10 Slrnw Hats, Ladies', at . 0 SO
2 " Kugene. at..... ............. 0 Zi
French Corjets ................................... -....at 0 75
Fancy Shawls -at 1 00
12 yards Calico....... .... ..at 1 00
S pairs Balbrigitaa Hose at 1 00
I dmen linen Handkerchiefs -at 1 00
Ladle' White Skirts at 0 TS
Mosquito Net, ............... ....... per piece 0 75
VALUABLE FISHERIES !
Eor Lease at Auction.
ON THTJRSDAY.NOV. 29th. 1877,
At the Court llonse. In Wailuku, on the Island of Man!,
-are will sell at Auction,
The Lease of the Sea Fisheries
The Ahnpuia of Waiehn, Island of Maui,
For tbe Tenu ofKIie Yeir,
Beginning oa tho first Asy of December neiL
Purchaser L pay the rent semiannual!? In advance,
and all laxM payable oo account of the aald fisheries during
the said term. K. O. II ALU
Trustees of the I.unalllo Estate.
cca et T. W. EVEItCTT. Auc'r.
In ar..4-vi ranalr nn in Its frrim Inim. tr lilllft Vs.lItV
iiLfuriilsbedor A larffa pasture can, be
had with tbe huuse. If desired.
Apply oa the premises to
666 lm MRS. CAW. LONG.
mHE EFFERVESCENT PROPER---
TIES of this liglitjand elegant preparation
are retained in tho highest degree,
through its granular form, producing a
continued Sparkling Effervescence, and
preserving tho flavor as a palatahle Saline
It is Tery valualilo to Travelers,
Especially in Tropical Climates,
As its properties are retained forany Isnglh
of time unimpaired.
This much esteemed and highly valuahlo
preparation will not fail to effectually
Or Indigestion, Bilious Affection, Head-ache,
Heartburn, Acidity of the Stomach,
Costiveness, Hausea or "Vomiting, Affections
of the Liver, Ac, 4c.
A Mild but Efficient Aperient.
FOR SiLLE BY
(aim Honolulu Drug Store.
JEIZyjEL tS T ,E.
LUffi OF WWII MI
In Hamab.ua, IVZaiil.
Tbese Laada togeUur are
Well Adapted for a Sugar Plantation.
TbrareweU wooded and watered. Pall particulars
od application to
W. F. ALLZS.
For Sale or To Let,
gg.9?.K?.C("Zgg. beaoiUal.fted jadd
stiwtreet. Line Tank on tbe premises. ALfcO,
389 Acres orSpIendia tlnxluK asul,
At Walkele, oatn.
Apply to T-
tan Bc3!dtor, I rort Street
Alpaca and Linen Coats. at.. s 1 00
Ted Sails, heary, at
Clack Frock Coats, at.. .- II oa
Bine Sack Costs, at ia
Cottonade Pants, at 1 oa
Linen Vests, at.. 7J
Linen Dusters, at .
Hunting Suits, at iuo
10 Soien Gents' Slippers, $ TS
111 Ladies' Slippers, at ... - IS
10 ' Ladies' Buckle Ties, at 2 ia
10 ' Ladis' Rosette Ties. at 1 is
10 " Foxed Shoes, at.. t s
:0 Children's Ituttoo Kid. 1 35
10 " Children's Ankle Ties. at. 0 19
20 Ladies' Baltic Side, at 1 JO
French Kid Glomes., at 1 0
French Kid Gauntlets. at I S
White Grenadine . . at S4
Blue Stripe. . at t
Figured Lawns at 2
Dress Linens ...... at 2S
COURT OF THK HAWAII IX
I"LNr.tn rrotate. In tbr matter f lb
of tne Krucrr minors. Order to shew rooa
ofOnanllan for omar of sal f Heal Ealalsw
On reading and tllinc tbe petition of S. IU tn!e. laa
(luardUa of tbe persons sod prvperty of Fiaaa JaBv
Herman II., Jooanna farahand Marsarel. miners, pra.
Ins tor an order of saleof certain nralesrat betesztea: us
tbe said wards.and selUnc fonbrtrtaln legal nsMssvhf
such real esute sbootd Ve snld :
It Is hereby ordered, that tbe cut of kin of la Mid
wants and alt persons tijteresbd In tbe .ald'estate. arpear
belore tbls Court cxi Friday. I he 7th day af Oeermbr. UTt.
at 10 o'clock A M. at tbe Court Itooai eT this Chart. In II.
nololu, then and there lo shew cans why an orser sboull
not be (tran ted far the sale of snch estate -
And It Is further ordered, that acopy of thtsordeeb
published at least threa soccesdr weeks before the said
day or besrinz. In the Hawaiian Gazette, a newspaper published
In said Iloooluln.
Dated Honolulu, Not. tOlh. 17 .
Attest: A. Itons, Justice of the Hop. Cnnrt.
Deputy Cler. art
couitr uf tiic ii.waii.i.
ISLANDS. In Probate. In tb ssalier t 16
of X cholas Georxe, deceased. lal of t'onotara, and
the Guardianship of tbe miner belts At Chambers, before
Judd Justice. Order of notice nf petltloa foe aiSea.
ancenf accoaatj, discharge, and final d.9trlbotua of pe.
On reading and nllnc th petition aud account tlVC
Jouei and tl H C Jooe.. Executur of taw tau wn and
testament of Nicholas CSeorgv, deceased, and UaardUasnf
the minor heirs, Ub nf llonuldll. wherein they na. to be
allowed louo SI, and charge lhemrtc lth (. w.
and ask that the same may be examined and apprw,
and that an order may he madr discharging la se&t V
C Jones, ane of said Eaecotora and (losrdwttn, sraetag
the aald V c Jones to carry ont the provisions of th Inst
W1U and Testamdu t of Mdd deceased.
1 1 Is MTdered, that Friday, the 3la day of December. A
D. ISIT. at 10 o'clock. A M. belore the nud J outer, at
Chambers, In tbe Court rioow, at llocolulo. V and lh
same hereby bt appulnted as th time and place lor bear.
ing said petition and accounts, and that an persuna
may then and there appear and show can. It any
they have, whr the same should not be granted. Sal
that tills order, lu the Kngtlsn and lUwaaan Usgaage. W
published In th Hawaiian UaSette nnj Knakew aw m es
pers printed and publtihedln Honolulu, IWr threw
weeks previous to the tune thereto a, pointed fee sxd
Dated at Honolulu, this 3th day of NorrmW I ITT.
A- rRANLIS JOttD.
Attest: A. Rosa, Jostle Sap. Loert.
Deputy Clerk Sop. Chart, (71
covkv or Tin? Hawaii ix
ISI.INIM. October Term, A. D. II7T. 0.bs. se:
Iu the above entitled libel fordirorer. It to now ordered
thai a decree of dlrorce from tbe hood of suulsuefni
entered In foivr of the said Kamaka, !ltetant. nf thweane
of Ihe adultery of th aafcl Kaahanul, hbeHew, lo bw snadw
absolute after the expiration of six months from tb datw
of this decree, upon compliance with th terms thereof,
unless suthcieut cause shall appear lo tb contrary.
A nd the libellaut la ordered to publish an aaeeted cepf
of this order In tb Hawaiian Unlet!, and newspaper
Loown aa tb Kooko and K An Oeoa, for set iscn ede
weeks, the first publication to- be within on mvnta from
Ihe del of thin order, that all perenna ey.
within six montha, aho w cans why ld decre abonld not
be made absolute. Ily the Coott.
J.Ntt E. DAK.VAI1D.
Clerk ot th tsoprvm Court.
Honolulu, HI October, It".
I hereby certify that the foregoing h a tro and rattarsl
copy of lb original decree) nhd mad In th abov entitled
cause, wlich stud original droe la now oa Ol la th tlrrt'
Office of the huprema Court of the Hawaiian Islind.
Aa witness ray band thiaSltb dar of OctoLer, A, frlsTT.
J.NO C ilARSAHD.
Ms l Clerk of th Fuptem Costs.
COURT Ot" THK HAWAII IT
ISLANDS. In l'roiul. In th matter of thwCatat
or JACINTO DEAZ, Ul or Honolulu, deersAed. Is !UI.
At Chambers, before ihe lion. A. r. Jndd, Order erne-lice
of petition f,r allowance of accusals, discharge, and
final distribution of rropertr.
On Heading add FIJuc th petition and accrruu at W.
C. Park. Admlnlatratnr of tb ealat of Jactst Ueax. ku
of Honolulu, deceased, wherein h asks to b auwwed
IM 72, and charge himself with 1U , sad net that
the sain Day be examined and approVeif, arfirtttat a Ifnil
order may be made of distribution of the property remain-'
Ing In bis handa to th persona therein emitted and
him and his sureties from aa further respaut.
blllty an such.
It la Ordered; That TUE8HAT. she lwh day f remember.
1477, at 10 o'nloric A. H . before th said JnsUen, at
Chambers, In tb Ouort Hoc, at Hooolula. ww and th
same hereby Is appointed aa the tlm nmlpUc tut
aatd petltiod and accounta. and that an person may
then and there appear and show cause. If any they hate.
why the same ahocld not be granted, and may prnaent
evidence as to who are entitled to theentderoperty. An. J
that this Order, lu the Kngiinh and Hawanac
pobllhed lu the Hawaiian Usaette and Knoknn. sees,
psiwrs printed and poblabed in llonolaln, for three nse.
cessiee weeks prertous to the time therein sppntatcd fer
said bearing. A. IT.tMCH JOillX
Jostlco of th saprefl Ctoart,
Attest: JNO. E. IltUXAUD.
Clerk of the Huprem Cbnrt.
Dated Honolulu, Utti Noeember, U77. 7 It
SviPRtaiE eqlttt a. j.
Ih Estate of Henry T. rw,
deceased, rt VT. rtnchaaa and wife, and T. V.
Ilntchison. retltlon for foreeiosare.
Supreme Court, Hawaiian Istanda.
To W. a Parke, bsq , Marshal of h llawahna Island,
or hi.- Deputy ireetlng :
Too are commanded, by order ot the Uvoorabl A.
Francis Judd, Jostle ot the Doprrm Court, and View
Chancellor, u sammoA W. I'mehnsa, Wood. Iht; hlewB.
andF.VT. Hotchisoo. of Iloflotolo,defendaata, tnb and
appear beforehim, the aforesaid Jastke.athUChaDbcrsm
the Court House. In th City ef Honolulu. Island nf ucaa.
on frlday, the tth day of A'oeemoer next. t 1 tkk
A. XI . to show cans why th prarer r Alesamter 3.
Cartwrlghl, Trotu of the estate of Henry " rw. deceased,
complainant, should not be granted, psrsaanl w
the tenor of nls till of complaint hereto annexed.
And hare yoa then there this writ, with fan return f
yooc proceedings thereon.
ltne Ihe IIoU',rabl rrancie Judd. Jostle of th
L. a. Hapreme Coct at Ilonoteai, this th day of
JNO. E. BARKAKD. Orrk.
I hereby certify that the foregoing la a. tro copy T th
Origin U summoua filed In the supreme Court of tie Kingdom.
In witness whereof I bar hereunto sat my hand and
L. a.) seat, this SM day of July. A. a 1T7.
M Sm W. C PAUSE, Marshal,
nrniE csbebmiumeb are prep bed
JL to furnish to the xtMa la quantities to suit.
perlor artlci of
Hawaiian Preserved Meats!
OTHER STYLES OF PRESERVED IEEF.
Prepared by a sew noeetme process by M- ECCAJCTH
at hia Factory In Walmea. Hawaii.
UIZm F. A. SCUAKJTJt et Co.
Marine Signal Cards'
At Less thaa Half Cost!
THK XEW M4MSC SIRXAX. CABBS.
lately pohllaued by tb Post OflSca Department, at
pobUe expenee,an now be obtained at the remas lubry
low price of and
with that, fir Kaiakana Stamp wEtha thiores.
BianaabL. for fanier parecolark. twrdre at tie
MS ly FO!fr OFFICE-
lnnfMillui u ..- . ,. i