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The Hawaiian gazette. (Honolulu [Oahu, Hawaii]) 1865-1918, July 12, 1918, Image 6

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SAYS
By EfiWAUD TALK,
of tha London Daily Mall.
TOtflO, Jane' 1 5-4 have been fortu
nate enough to have two hours' talk
with Biro' (kittt ;
the foreign kiln
i.ter. Wt agreed
at the outset that
the frankest replies
should h made to
pointed question. In
pMrr that the doubts
and . inspielMia ' . .
tertuineil in eertain v
Suarters should b
ispeflfd. The tnin
inter voluntarily
Hied that he wa I
pro Merman, an na
been' Jaaaerted bv
political enemie. 1 give me inmim
,.
in quWtion and
answer. Mv
Question wii:
"What is the present diplomatic 110
- - .....,i:. i,i..m(inh an. I the
tZnl uont '-"Jnimn is iot
Bfberlan o,uettonf Jnpnn is not
tak.ag part in any conference, hut 1
urmise thnt conference, are '-7"
the Allies
Japa
nitely
that
eon Hi
An V 1
' r I.. .
Japan Atuwio. uuuiraa
"If a proposal eomes whnt will le
your attitude?" "That depend on
the proposal. It may be rucl, n, Japan
ought to aerepi wunoux runner '
sideration in which case there would
be prompt acceptance. Alternatively,
the proposal may demand further eon
sideration in which cane there woul I
be some dlay ia arriving at a dee'niou.
The Allies need fear no Hat refusal
or ether than willingness to help the
Allied cause. I make this reservation
aa our navv ia cuarding the Indian
.
and Pacific Oceans and helping in
Mediterranean. If we make a ven
turesome adyanca In Siberia and have
10 run wut irv - K-l-
Wisy be created of which Germany
nay tie createa or win n Germany
rud take advantage." :
"A number of people think Japan
Is opposed fo Allies a i-un -1 i-om
Japanese intervention and an-use you
i4 ...I .n..i;.l Ilva.l"
OI lllirirninu u -1 puiui'i ...........
;t .i...i.i v,- - hi. ni,i i'r.
1 ""' .' .
taiulv we believe
that a uinrieil homo-
geneous army ia essential to the suc
cess of an expedition and we therefore
fleera it better to have it confined to
one nationality instead of several. Hut
We 'have never raised a serious ob
jection to Allied participation aad, a
I have already said, any suggestion
Or tne Allies Will OB yiiMi:ucmii
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A ... 'II L . II., 1
.: v.n.niHUi ii.t"
ftrittsfc. fi.M-e at Tsinirtao
,-u..' . T.,nn
mil HT.l.. .liSPorent from
I I ... .11-".... The on-
what we are now discussing, the op
eralions were on a much smaller seal
ler Scale
than tboe we may have to face in
Siberia. The comparison dors not hold.
There is the consideration of nationul
pride. If the Allied Powers desire Ja
pan to do her best it will be well to
I-'aVe her uloue to eolnpose the expedi
tioa."
Whnt Would Expedition Do? "
"What would be the object of a
Janauette armv ifomir into Biberial"
'The nrst wouu lie 10 quiei uisiuru- j
ances and ensure the safety of the
iMinulMtinn. and the necond would be
to stem the aggre. sive expansion of
German influence. Japan objects to
having tiermany for a neighbor ia the
Far Kast."
"Would an expedition affect Oer
many in the military sensef" "Not
in the near future but eventually it
would detract from Germany's
a'.rength ia the West, i'rimarily our
immediate concern is the conflict of
two uatious in the field of economics. ' '
" What compensation would Japan
demand for intervention f " "It de
pt-nds on varying circumstances, auc.a
a4 the size or fie army, w.e urou.....
of the theater of operations, whether
action was independent or cooperative,
whether intervention was judged "n
tirely necessary by Japan for her .18m
fense. At the moment we are not
thinkiug of compensation but of doiiiK
everything in our power for the Allie l
rauw which we have faithfully ma.le
our own." I
"People are suspecting your motive.
in Bibena and also in hiaa. rnoy .
charge you with fouietiting disorder i
and spreading noisiievism biiiouk u"
students t" -" I know some people
have charged us with imbuing Chinese
atadents with uch ideas bot I fail to
understand how it con be maintained
that Japan slnmls to benefit by disor
tier in China. f China remains com
posed Japan will benefit very much.
JEvaa Oermanv today is careful to
Check the spread of Bolshevism be
c.dse .he is. afraid of the infection
reaching her own borders. In tUe same
way we would view the contiguity of
Bolshevism with apprenension. ,"
lieve me, our wish is for a peaceful j
wall ordered China. Take the recently ,
concluded military conxention between i
Japan and China. This was arrange. I I
because it wa considered necessary to i
have full cooperation between the two f
countries in order fully to support the
rause for which the whole world N
fighting, and unbiased intelligent Chi- j
nese people appreciate Ihe convention
in this way.'1
Chinese Appreciation 1
"Do the Chinese people as a whole
appreciate what you are doing for
haw t" "Those who do not. appreci I
ate it dislike the Japanese beeause of
the peroual loss of political power or
busiuess. In the long run I am con i
fideut that our motives will stand forth
clearly in their true light."
"You know, Huron, that missionaries
art alwava accused of ni'ikiii'.' hnppv
heat hen miserable f "" The auulogy i
very much to the point. The auswor
was iriVeu with a smile.
'Ton vou sneak of he futu" f
.RlliSl," "How is pronhecy possible.
The old regime hu disappeared; of
the new repine we know verv littb
th. ailwatiuu is uusolidilied. Who will
1
"," rn-i fn of strengthening the nit maey and "'"" t:p
definitely made a proposal to .., . . '. ,, . faets are then to iu.tifv 11s."
n. If and whea the A!l,o. do deO- ' r - f.o (lut
make a proposal to u. l.e sure . - w -7--- t idealism f-' True, but behind
Japan win oe rca.iy aim open .0 -- , . ,he ,,. wli the (,,,. The late
iWSi. come"" you bav. heard of the differ- Bror M.t left 20,000 ..oeni -
BARON GOTO
i. are to say whnt poliiic.l forre will
eventually feold power T Ton iee the
central figure, of the R.issian govern
ment today ' are not fjund In 'Who'.
Who'; they are an unknown quantity,
possibly like myelf who have oniy
been for aurh a short time Japanese
foreign minister.'' The Baron appear
ed to enjoy hi witticism.
"The Allies are .ccused of making
all manner of mistaken in Russi.T"-
' ' Aa for that, I went to Russia myself
three timea and I never thought a
situation such a the present would oe
rur. Therefore I realize hnw ilifllcult
; : A - 1 1 . 1 .. .. I
It I eay to rlticle but I nsk ulOcrmnnv end thev wnnted to demon
not the time for elieim immeiiT Hnw. atrate their f rlendline. "
we not now to deal With the present 1
and prepare for the futuref ;
"I pretnmo Oreat Britnin ha been
I instrumental tn remlwriniT more enrtlial
tine relation! of Amen.a ah. I .Innaa
as sht has dene in the race of KuHia
ItuHHia -
I""" JapjmT" " Jon Are rigiit. Brit-1
- ' sting Amer.ea
and wore cor-
W RTa a"l
."V "th"
I ence nr rrflimnn pn.rnnliiiir Hn eviukrfs
, f - j 3ii but
. np. ,.r .,,, 1 to
much an(, lh(, who)p .on was
trPat(,;, , . Ro0(, irit ',, both ua-
tiona. Just, now Ithinlt (he fnited
j,..,.. B. ,u,t;iie,l with the nmult
of the negotiations a Jupsn is. No,
we hsve no rau.te of complaint.
Rut we tn,h f.lrlv ,., ,ni,i,,in of
thoae Japanese politieian who aj.pear
to regret that Japan i not allieil
with Oermtinj f" "1 do not say there
ar Dot Kttrh men amount un but it
in quite' a cojumou tiling hi hiiv rouo--.
...... ii : . 1. '
n iui aiitru Uipua 1 ill j(i 1 ft 11 iiir 11 l.
In mix XT uiIiuIai.. . 11 1 1 - Ih.is l.,.L m ..A
niake oUti.a ra)ifal) wlli(.n 1s why
,,ph nn tu'ini e st
such politicians exist in Jai.nii. Tho ,
, - n,t Rrit.,,. .., re.t ...
sured that so long as the Japanese
Km;re e)rigt, the Jaranec people are
the;r good friends. "
And to me some Japanese new. '
-
papers are scarcely suggestive of en
k,..;..ni v.u ah, -.I ..,,.t"
I.. "" .
r lease 110 nor inisiase leniiiorary
partisan political pheuioincnn for solid
convictions. Believe me, there is lit
tle rensou to suppose that indiffer
ence or adverse criticism are deeply
founded. ' '
"Further, it appears to mo tiiat the
Japanese people, utterly fail to vis
- (. - .;. i
ualise British achievements in their
true proportions or to realise
how
niuch stronger Great Britain has be
come in a
naval and military sensef"
I "There may be people foolish enough
1 1
umit-iroimmLC tuui 11a. .1 itnii 111111- ( -
tary strength but I would not place
them anions our responsible thinking
elements. I'ossibly the Japanese peo
pie may have expected more showy
result from your armed force. You
know how a coup de theater appeals
to common people."
German Morale Ens'.! ah Language
" I'ersoiiiilly, I find it difllcult to re
coneile the (lermnu mortal, of your
armv and the Germanized ciwructer
vour 111 1 'lire with the universality
of the Knjjlish language. Please ex
p'aiu this contradiction of the com
mon experience that with the prevail
ing In 1. l: u aj. f goes the culture of a
people?" "The quest ion is a gool
one. I lime never h:ird it from a
foreigner before thmigh he may have
had it in mini. The condition you
depict doc exist in Jnpnn; vou see
German like soldier side by side with
an Knglish speaking population. If
I may be ullowcd to snv so that i a
be iui t. fill part of our nntional char
acter. .1 :i j hi 11 absorbs the civilization
of everv crmntrv but whether one
, r;,1(au, -r Oermany it i al
w ilh fr,n ,,,,, viewpoint of
a Hu thoM ,
i(irii wju) 1((( to y()u 0,.rmnil
,,,, in rvajtv entirely Japanese
Illin,s. HO ul(0 j,ie ,,,,,,( wnom vou
hiur kill( KtKi,h rB vet j,,
eHl, in thllKBt. Iu .lirr wor,, ,.r
f(( ye , t.iviizatin borrowed beau
u .Winjll ar( oniy U) rou( off our
onn character, not 'to displace it. I
,hl.re ,, iav thiuk nll.
,;,.rnm um , ,,r (leriiinn at
, am n)t auti r;llKlislD j a,
gli
ipiite .lapumise sharing the uat iutiul
view regarding our international re
lutioiiships. ' '
"I do not quite follow you when
vou snv that you are not anti Kng
lish. I would expe-t tiiHtf" "What
I waul to sav is that 1 am not one
led. I um very impurtiul, but wheu
it comes to i'Ii io e letween enemy nnd
ally, of course towards the enemy 1
cannot be pro German because a pro
German is nn enemv ami towards a
BfJ.ColUs Browne's
Tho ORIGINAL
Act like a Cluu-m u
DIARRHOEA, .no i.
th on:- 8MClfic In
CHOLERA an.
DYSENTERY.
ff
T'.ii oniy SalHsth In MVlStALQIA, OOVT, BtMCUOIATICaa.
uinivm Bslosl tr'iiany ucwiiinlas saah BMUs.
i i n ivi i - b. nil Ciix.iI I s..ia Manut-oturvrn
rc. ' i ...UuU, 11 1, Wi. 16.
friaed-l cannot-be Kikfrreadty a antl
English. What I with to convey above.
all it that I am Japanese, but at thie '
jubciut wnta -w are nhtiri? an tn
amy how ran 1 te indifferent, to tht
Allied Powergf l'leaaa nndemtand ma
cbrteetly." ' ,
''Do yo believo In the permaneney
of the Aagro-JapaneM Allianret "
"The queetion haa toma to me beforo
from - foreigner, Intruding ime Knjf
llnhmen., Jf the whole Worl.l changet,
If the aun were to riae in the west,
then anything might hapen. Othar-
Japaaaaa-franaaa Salatloas
"Tht at range pro Japntieftt demoa
ttrmtion in BeTlin on th day, (r
niany declared war oa Humia' still
myntifle people In Eaglnnd- who
know the farta. Can you explain iff"
"Interpretation la difficult but I
will give you mf view. lie fore tht ,
war there waa no tnniilent hurting the
feeding f, the two nation (tiermany ,
anil Japan). We were on very cor
dial term. Therefore when the fler
Blan people thought that in the coin-
lag war Japan anight take ide on
htr owa -account, they did not believe
Japan would do any hnrm againat
"lil1hey not think you would tnkt,
nlt aJainst Rus ,
.me? I'ay bave Thought Jo '
opportunity
iat ''-!" Some
Ut I llO DOt agree,
11 n.i..t
v known that ' Japan and Ruia
wo" remain good rrien.l. '
' l" .'
your owu rti.t.rHlistic endn and not
f 'Inalef" " Jaf.an hud no pnrti-
'' o go to .r with (,er-
cam? in in oliclienee to
kind ami in my moment of :r or
crisis the nation turn to tl.em ox to a
Bible. Tears ago (he Kniser ("peaking
of the Yellow I'eril wa Ven- rude to
peoile whose color Is vellow. "
Jip-n Suffering Ttomftt
"Yes, be referred to vou a mon
Vevr' "Yea, biit as t wa goinif fo
aay. these tHiems, esiires ive ami elo-
quent sermons against aggreioo and
anwity." informed our 'attitude when wo
euterel the war1. I might recall that
it Was 1n this Emperor Keiji's reign
that the Anglo-Japanese Alliance was
concluded."
"You do not deny Japan has gain
ed materially from the war?" '"But
Japan has suffered as well. That
.ITertniT t. entlrelv due to the war.
The gain is not as great as people
Imagine. Before fhe war the balance
of tra.1
trade waa admittedly against ua
It la now in our favor, nd;it is . fact
lull our Eoiu reserves are niucn israr.
On the obverse aide is ttre rise in fht
cost of living, rh spite 'of all, Japan
1 determined to do all in her power
to help the Allies and maintain peace
in the Far East. May I remind you
that we ajK) policing the Indian- and
Pacific Oceans in addition to sending
our warships to the Mediterranean and
supplying tonnage.
"Have the Allies ever asked you to
send force, to the West !' '" No. "
"How long do you think tha war win
last!" "At the beginning I imagined
that disease and famine would bring a
tb disease and f
nrti,k .i.-inion but
sanitation ana army
feeding are so wonderfully efficient that
I now believe that unless the notion of
ending the war in this way i. agree
ible to super human power the conflict
will not end in the near future. It may
'ast very long."
Mustn't Ba In a Hurry
"However long it may last yon do
iot doubt thnt It Will result ifr an Al
lied victory t" "No, of course, but
vou must not be in a hurry. People are
jenerally in too much of a hurry."
"People who have only one life ta
ive may be pardoned if they are iu a
'iiirrvt" A sympathetic nod wa. the
Minister's answer.
Alter a passing reference to Mr.
l.lovd Oeorge expressive of admiration
'or his jinergy and enterprise, Baron
(Into spoke iu feeling terms of tht vaMor
f the Allied armies aud the stanch
iiess of front they presented to the
eliemv ' most violent onslaughts--"Their
courage and tenacity aud pa
tience is bevond praise." The Huron
a i led that he could notVlaim to be a
soldier though he had foutrht in the
Inter wars of Japan and had received
a military medal, but his experience
'liable I him to appreciate the ilidieulty
of hjjhtiug a war honorably and iu ac
i-onliinee with international practise a
th
fo
.iucs were uoiug. aapau iihu so
i i i
"lit and wa prqud of the fact. The
A II 'i's could be eipiHlly proud.
The impression, which the interview
lett on in y mind was that Baron Goto
was desirous of correctly representin v
what he considered the national souti
mil, I of Japan. He emphasised that
he was not speaking personally but as
Foieign Minister.
BOLSHEVIKI HOSTAGE
IN GERMAN EMBASSY
A M.TERDAM, July 10( Associated
I 'rev i -A member of the Bolshevik!
'o er'.inent ha taken up quarters at
the German embassy a a guarantee for
' the afelv'of the members of the cm
bassy staff.
and ONLY GE NUT .C.
Clitcks and Arrest.
FEVER, CROUP, AGUE.
The Cest J.smodr known for
COUGHS, COLDS,
ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS.
I 1 T. liAM.unMX.Lfl: Lor . an, S K.
nrininn mo ucauiliui uieui ui man-
HAWAIIAN GAZETTE, .' FRIDAY, JULY 12. 1918. $EM I-WEEKLY.
'Irj-elA. W ....at.rr. k V
Of MINES IN VATERS
OFF NEW ZEALAND
Vtaaela leavinji HydAcy, Aotralla,
art being warned by the Anatrnliaa
admiralty to be on the looVont for
mine off tht New Zealand Coat, ao- I
eordg, t- omcr. o lp. -arriving
ia Hoaoluln from the aouta. Thoae
officert aay thnt in the mine Held re '
... . - .. -
eently flmeoyere-i on me w -a.nnn
Coaat the mines were of the lntet I
uerman, anchor type. r.very enon
made to far htn fniled ileSnitely to
Indicate how the mine field wa t.lhnt-
ed, but nentrnl hip are Under ua
picion, It it nil
Wliilt the Hnlish admiralty I t
rreiaing fhe j; rent cut erreey a to the
arrival 'and dci a: lure of British ve-
ael in thla i.art of the raclfle, the
"ffieera ori American ships from Aua I
tr.ll. say that Sydney -ow.p.per.
aaain are rnni.n u nonces e nil 1. n e
eiact infornmti.in as to the sailing
and arrivals of passenger ships. I
Thla waa resumed a few weeks 00
after tha scare over -the report thnt
there were German , raiders . in the
Southern Pacific had passed, it is ex
plained.
Re'ectsd Praftee Thought
' Was Broke '
Tomns Salvador, a Por'o Riran d.-af-
tee from Maui, wandered Into tha '
pollca .tatlore vcorday with a perfect-
; , . ' . J . , , .
Iy.,B0O.I che k tor .even dollar, and
fltn fimtn.. rawn by tbt i pavrriastei"a
-department of the, army, and did not
know that he couid get real money
for it.
, 8-ilvador aop'iod t tha poliea ala-
tiou for 'a night's lodging. The man
.aid that he had been brought hero
from Idani through the draft an
draft and had
been rejected linoaune he had a de
formed font. Salvador said that ha
bkd no money and wanted a night,
lodging and would try ami work his
passage bauij to laui on the Claudine
tomorrow.
v- An investigation of the Porto Ri-'
can 'a paper by Bergeant Fieldgrove,
disclosed the fact that Salvador
had been given a check for seven dol
lars and a half by the draft office
which was intended to pay hi. fare
back to uui aud hi. expense in the
eity until he returned to his home.
When all this was explained to Balva
dor and he was. told that the check
wa. worth real in obey, ho made -a rap-
id exit " from the police station and
harried to the nearest bank to cash it.
i . a. 'a. '
Five citirens named yesterday by
Governor McCarthy to compose the
newly created marketing commission
are: John K. Clnrke, manager of
Hind, Kolph & Co., term 6f four years;
Prank Andrade, attorney and ranch
tuna, term of two yearj O. Fred Bntdi,
manager sales derirtiiient of tne no
tifrtnlii Iron Works, term of four year;
.1. M. McChesney, manager McChesney
Coffee Company, term of two years,
nnd Fben P. Low. Superintendent of
the Onhu Shippi-.g Company, term of
four yeurs.
I he jievf board will have charge or
the territorlnl mnrketin.' division, for-
inerly under the direction of the board
of ngnrutture and forestry, lender tho
terms of the act pnssed at the recc.it
special session of the legislature a
manager is to be "niii"! it " ' "
of .250 a moyith. The sum of 24,(nO
I is appropriated in the act for the
' . . , . . , . . i
pense nnd nn appropriation of rriiKlO
set aaide to finance a campaign to
stimulate food production.
It is provided also in the law that
the retail territorial market be re
eRtnbtirthfld under the direction of the
manager where stalls will be provided
for producers desiring to sell direct to
the consumer.
!i Check
New Policy of Bishop Estate
Announced; Will Sell Land
What is n radical departure for the t to move from the tenements to home
trustee of tho Bishop K.tate was nu I of their own.
.... . . i
uoi.nrrd nt a meeting of those inter (
ested in the tenement house problem
of Honolulu held yesterday nfteriuion
l ti the chamber or commerce rooms, i
,f n.erce rooms.
. , . as ... , . . .
this being an offer from the trustee
to sell outright a five acre tract of ,
city real estate. In making- the an
nouncement, Ed Towse, chairman of!
. ,:,.,:,. '
the Ad Club committee investigating
tenements, who presided yesterduy,
said that l,hi was the beginning of a:
new policy on the part of the Bishop
Kstate, which heretofore had, consist-
ently refused to sell any of Its bind,
holdings. I
At yesterday meeting a pronounced
forward .ten was taken in the matter
of securing un adequate substitute for
the tenement. On a report thut each
had expressed a willingness to assume
IIim work. W. L. Whitney and J. H
(ialt vera piven authority to proceed
with the ort'S"i.atioii f a corupuny I 1
secure u suitable trsd of bind nnd
erett a number of model cottll'ie. to
be either leased or sold to preseiit tern
uicut tenants, iu order to permit them
, r--r-rr
Newspapcriman
and PoetVls Dead
..: t . L -J. ; : j.
Veteran of Honolulu Press and
' Singer of " Sweet Song An
swert Last Call Far From the
.Islands He Loved
V. . . . enemy proieriyin int 4 piupuino . j-
Herbrt MaltOn "Avraa. Ttnat and". .t.rl y. ... '.. . .
- lptlnka u th. I.d.
, .7 B. ' fc ,h.
dimA ,..t W.H v. ... -,. ' -
d,M 'aat Thont at Reno, Nevada, fol-
,owjng 0rion
V.. -4 1 1 j .1.
, ' " A a. iUJ . Ajrei urm If lieu cu
. v.terdfl in abetter received bv'
"r' . received by
Johnny Carroll, manager of tht Ha
",. " uy yeorge vt.
io.ry, umnager of Gorge Wjnglleld 'a
Mock farm In Nevada.
"ATewa of Mr. Ayre' death enme
aa quite a ahock to ," wrott Mr.
Iterry. ' lit wa i;l but a al.ort time
recovered from an opeYa
tlon he .A,
-- n -F. ..
aia.ing pood and made a lot or
M1'1' ve,TJ , " ,
""c', ins millionaire mi ho
OA.er, win take care of the funeral
arrangements. ' '
. Ay res airived Honolulu in 1808 dur-
in the Hpanuh war, as member of
Company I., Second Volunteer Engi
neers,, B..d was stationed at Camp 41c
Klnley, the (irst American military
post in the Islands. While serving ia
this organisation he gave evidenee of
hla versatility as a writer by estab
1 shing "The Keveille," a weekly pub
lication devoted largely to local army
new. aad to sports, particularly horses,
the t k and fishing, lie waa an ar
dent lover of horseflesh and was early
rei-uuixeu as nu nuiuoriiy on racing
'.and as a judge of racing animals.
in Advertiser staff
After, being honorably dlscbargod
frtiW the volunteeer army, he continued
hi" V,,Pflr' n1 ie-am TP'i'
on- The Advertiaer, serving on Chi.
0 am on lor -Benrly -aightMa
yenr. His' s'ories of the track And
ericket, the priie ring and many
ether eincnts o( sports life, wero
I those, of an expert who knew .port.
Jnthnatfly. interspersed with the.
d8i,y tXoret of life in the field of
I ....... w,r. .a:iv ,h-, .tori.. writ
. ,l :'.u... j .,. ,,i k. .
ten in ryhiue, and now and then a
poem.
As a poet Mr. Ayres achieved fame
not only locally but his verses found
praise in many lands, and a few years
ago a large collection of hi. delightful
poem was gathered and issued in book
form under the title of "Trade Wind
Lyrics." His passion for flowerf found
an outlet in many beantiful verses.
His poems dealt almost exclusively
with bits of life in Hawaii and many
were devoted to the Hawaiian people.
Another passion was that of angling,
bis specialty being to fish in tho toral
shallow. Close to too snore, out quite
m out in deep w.trt paddling
Hawaiian canoe. lie oeeame an expert
on fishing In' island water, fnd many
of bis prose aad poetical efforts in
eluded graphic description, of delight
ful dnys with hook and line.
He vim also a devotee of walking
nnd took long hikes, and during his
residence here walked over and around
most of the islands. We was in addi
tion a competition heel and toe walker
and was the father of the Kalak.ua
avenue walking competitions, which
ae now held annually. He was a strict
heel and toe wslker and even thopgh
handicapped by a difference of many
year in favor of contestants, he walk
ed to victory on many occasions.
Hi writing breathed the ntmo-
sphere of Hawaii nei and of almost
every phnse of life here,
He was born in England hut came
to America when a Ind and. but for
one visit home, spent much of his Me
awsv from Albion, in Hawaii.
Mr. Ayres belonged to the "old
crowd" of Honolulu's newspapermen,
many of his writing associates of the
enrly days having preceded him to tha
Great Beyond by many years.
DON'T NEGLECT TOUR PAMILY.
When you fail to provide yoor fam
ilv with a bottle of Chamberlain '
Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy at this
season of the year, you are negleet
iii'' them, as bowel complaint is sure to
be prevalent, and it is too dangerous
a maludv to be trifled with. This is
-p pecinllv true if theie are children in
the fnmily. A dose or two of this rein
elv will place the trouble within con-
trol nnd perhaps save a life, or at lenst
a doctor' bill. For stile by all deal
. Benson, Smith & C, Ltd., Ayents
'or Hawaii.
it was inrortiiHiiy siutecj m tne meet-
h.if fhji ,.orl)iati,)n
,.M1i hnvp ,i,i p rnpital of up
proiiniutelv one hundred thousand did
,!. ruincicnt to build one
........... i u..u
I .. . .u . : . . . . i ii 1. i 1
cottage ns a starter. 1 De lana orrcr
g of
th(, Kiimeliuineha Girls ' Hchool, a tract
of live acres, at an acre. An
other tract was offered by Fercy Pond
nt seventeen cents a foot, and still
.... . , ' . -
another tract v ns referred to as for
uie 8, a vr i ),.
Frank Atherton, who attended the
nice tin- was asked to be one of the
cori.o.i'ion organizers, declining on the
s. ore of already havin.7 his time more
tlmn taken up. He pledged his flnnn-
ci: I support to the scheme, however,
Kess'. Whitney and Oalt will be
asked to draw up a prospectus nnd ,
prepare the new corporation for flota i
i,,n, when the plans will be turned
over to the Ad lub to secure tne
necessary stock subscriptions. The
whole matter will be gone into as
n boxiiiess proposition.
"If ihev will scheme the matter ant,
we of the Ad Club will do the leg
work," announced Ch.irm.n Tow.u.
.
CUSTODIANSHIP IN
TlIE PIIILIPPKES IS
CALLED KG FRAUD
j Declnring the eutodlRnh!p of alien
aTo. SKnV'S"
,e 'hw? . nP . 'AaioHan fleiir-
i?? T?Te?i -T -ll;r.r
tKcnv.' o tht b fft flraa of t
tab-
f eo broker, of New York City, it on hla
lv M Wanhltifrtnn with tilood in hla
r , - ' ---
y "a inienaa 10 ie
the foki tt th N.Uon,i CapiU kntw,
i without any Chance for miondertirtd-
, .Ju,t now t0, re- intr id tha
1 American roae1on Of tht Far Ei
r.asi.
! Whefa the OrdefK weati trort ,Wah
lne-tnn anAointlnii' tha IlU-eAtot'"ei
. ari 0f the l'hilinnlnea aa the local
I eutodia repreeentinir . A. Mitthflll
. Palmer, Oermaa owned properties wefa
, M ;,, Uni ery othar part Of
tlie United Mtatea and ita posteaslat
Out of the big Herman interests In t
ina.
I'hiliDninea Is the hrvndllnct of tha tobae-
r.o exports, tha business having been
practically controlled by Germans. L'n
dof thi action Of the alien property cut
fndiaa1 kit these Oermnn tobacco Inter-
jests Were Combined and one big tobaceo
handling corporation wa. formed.
"KaiBor'a Afont" Appointed
In tho Philippines wa. a man of suck
prO-Oerman 'sentiments that ho ha.
been openly denounced in The World', art your part," Jie wa. told. "Other
Work .. the special representative In lse wou might not be able' to"leva
the Far East of the 'kaiser. Ha i. the th. Philippines.;'
man Vho persusded the American gov- j ' Knowing that he was up against It,
eminent to. erect their great wireless I that he could be easily arrested and
plant at tha particular place .elected j held on a trumped up charge. Kelly ;
by thnJlerman general staff, where it ; say. he signed the coble. He bad hi.
would best suit Uermnn interests, the passage all arranged un a liner leaving I
contract for tha' erection going to a the next day, and Re feared that If hajj
uerman rum backed by tne uerman
r'overhment anil an subsidised thnt it
..1.1 .... .1 V 1 .1 .11 k
DVUIU UllltVlUI'J AlUrilMU GUIlllM'
tors. This man ha. been' openly de
nounced by name.
When tbt .orporation controlling tbo
Philippine, tobacco business wa. or- j his' c .se until he eould reach the Capi
grni.ed by tho government represent- . tal and lay all tht facta befoYe hinf.
tivo, lo and behold, the nam named to "And those facta are going to .tart ;
head it wa. the alleged agent of tha another rar In tha Tar East," sa
kaiser. With this man, Mr. Kelly tried Mr. Kelly.
Hackfeld & Co.
Qiit of Hit siness
Richard H. Trent, Hawaiian repre
sentative of A, Mitchell Palmar, na
tionnl custodian of enemy property,
yesterday served notice on Ilackfeld
k Co. ' that that corporation must
either sell, or tauae to ba aold, all of
ita alien enemy stock ' to bona fide
American, or go out of business. Act
ing upon thi. advice, a meeting of
the directors of Ilackfeld k Co. was
called for Fiiday at which the matter
will ba discussed; nnd it wa. decided
to call a meeting of the stockholders
to be held on Friday, July 11), at
which a fiuiil decision will be reached,
Ilespite the claims of certain par
tics that a majority of the stock of
Hackfeld k Co. nas in the hand of
American citi.en (something like "3,
000 out of 40,IK)0 shares), othcial In
vestiiiBtion )iows, according to the
custodian, that the majority of the
stock is still in the bunds of nlien
enemies. The fuels were obtaiued by
the Knglish government and transmit
ted to Wushington, together with tho
ropiest that the Ilackfeld business be
taken in hand. In this connect ion it
Mill be remembered that the Hackfeld
business ha been under a British ban
fur more tliau two years, but has not
i oiue in for American disfavor on tic
count of the rlutm persistently put for
ward thut a majority of (he stock
was cither owned by or under the con
I nil of American citirens.
Must Act Qtrb ly
Just wdipt the dirertors and stock
holders of Ilackfeld & ( )o. will de
cide to do was undetermined yesterday.
They 'have had a proposal to sell, this
lirooos tion comiuu from an American
citizen Inn; but (4he rtiitVreuee lie
tweeu the offer of the hui aud the
hgnres wnnted by the alien enemies
is something like 2,0M),0(io, which i ;
regarded in most circles as a co:i
siileinl le sum and will probably not be
consented to.
Iu the meanwhile, Ilackfeld & Co.
must do something il,'ht uay or go
Af en Enemy Stockholders Or Go
out or business on nnturuuy, .iuiy -u. corioraiion is upprovru uy in si"
The follow inn statement written by R. : holders."
H. Trent, local representative of the
custodian of enemy property, explains
the proposition a it now stands:
"The shareholders of H. Hackfeld
WASHINGTON, July 0 (Associated
Fress) The department of agriculture
today gave out a forecast of the forn
crop at 3.1lU),0(10,Q00 bushels and the
wheat crops as 81,M)0,OIIO bushels.
: . a. a
ANNAl'OI.IS, July 10 (Associated
Pre) Wxirth Daniels, son of Pecrt
tury Daniels, has entered the Naval I
Academy, oil the iiomiuution of hen
ntor Overman. You 114 Daniels hud en
listed In the naval reserves and has
aw Improved quinine
does not affect thi; head
Bcaaa .4 t tosila aad taaair. sfltci
UMCATlVK BKONQ QVINlNs; wUlbstoun.
tter tha oyltaary Quia Ine. Coon mat can
lervousness.'aor rlo.lna to. the h1. 1
.. nibct, .her isouly on "Hromo Oui.dii
ILt jlsa"' r. IS. I", t.rt, . m c.i"
CROP FORECASTS ARE j
vcDviKinniiDAniMni
vli.i Liiuuuiinuinu
fo do boihe, meeting discouragement
Oa 'every 'hand and beiug ao te buffed
tbafht bfoughtthe matter to 'tha at
tention of tha government at Washing
ton, through hit father in New York.
Then ha waited.
About the time ft would taa fbr hla
letter of complaint to reach Now York
from the rhlHpplnea and for hla father
to take tha matter up with Washington,
ht received 'a message to call at the
of flew of 'b government tobacco cor-
Vorltfrui'aMT heTa' ha wa shown a i
, - tcaie aignea oy iicneii 1 aimer, aa-
ldrMr; t(IttlilaUgtd agent of the
nUefwrficMAl only: "Annul all i
! lobaeeo 3aJea
s roTM-, to Big Cabl
'tflU ftv who have done this," tha !
erirporaridn 'headsaid, "ahd'ybu have
been trVinff to make trouble for us. It
' i 'mfV tip td)oa td algn . cable to ;
Wshineton stating that you have been '
1 well treated here in every way. If you
are wise Vou will si an inch a Cable,
We have one bora. for yon, all written C
out", and Mr. Kelly had a written
meaaego on a cable blank shoved over '.
to him and a pen' handed him. )
"Why ' should I ' lgn ' such a tne- (
aaget" he demanded.
"It woold 'be'a matter of wisdom
stayed and rougn u oui ne migni on
I a luncr time in trettinff another chanea' t
t.n '..11 ' f i l T. ' . ll.ln,rknn,. ti.
Arriving 'at Hdngkong, boJr
I IU IW ,
'miiiedlately cabled to Washiagtua, tell- i
ing the custodian to disregard his cabin '
from Manila add to ake -no action I. .
Wist
Says Custodian
k Co., Ltd., have been called to meet
on the morning of July IV to consider
a proposition to s'il the entire busi
ness and pro?rtv to a new corporation,
or, otherwise, with a view to winding
up its business and affair.
"Tho alien enemy eu.todi.a ha.
cabled that 'hecanse -of the opposition
of the British anil American govern
ment, the Hackfeld business caa ' not
continue In its present form, and that
it Is not tip to the director, and .hare
holder, to decide whether or not tn
stop the business, Which is already
doomed, but the question before them
is bo to obtain the best price for
the assets of the company.
Hun Propaganda Center
" Washington', seem 1o take the
view thut the Hackfeld organisation
in Hawaii has been a center of Ger
man influence and propaganda in the
i Pacific; and has decided that. Us con
tinurfiice can not longer be "toUTateiL
"The new corporation to be formed
to buy out the busInCsa, If the sharo
holders decide to sell a a whole, will
be u 1U0 .ptficent. American organiza
tion. The custodian requires that
every subscriber to its shares shall, sub
scribe to au oath of loyalty to tho
United States repudiating the Kaiser,
Prussia nnd nll their brood iu language
so exact, full and far reaching that no
one can sign with any mental reserva
Get Rid of
tion, and no German Amerieau signing J
could ever again associate with "'r
inn n symputhir.crs. The stock will b
widely distributed, 251)0 shares bi'n
the maximum allowed to any one stock
holder. This is the only plan jhich wi.l
1 satisfy the American and British gov
erninents, and it tne present si.nre
hnklers of Hackfeld ft Co.' do not euro
to iiccopt it, the alternative will bo
to close up ntul quit and to sell their
(insets out piecemeal.
"Other corporations which are 1"
percent. American will be allowed to
take shares in the new corporation if
j the government 's plans for saving the
J The hui having in mind the purchase
I of the alien enemy stock of Hackfeld
I ft Co. is headed by Jonn A. Met ami
less nnd his business '.ssociates.
WAR SAVINGS DIRECTOR
WANTS WINDOW ARGUMENT
A reward' of twenty five dollars is
j Ul'lirw .1 J- ,111- Tf Ml .MTIIIB ,-l IJIl .-.
... ..,.1 v., n... tv.. . h... r.... ui....
uirectvr tor nawait- for the best win
dnw display arguiuerst for the purchase
of stump..
Kvery merchant in the city hus been
nddressed by the director and asked
to participate in the competition. The
competition begins at once aud the
winner will be announced on July IX,
wnen the iiig r tsaving Htamps driv
is launched.
The members of the board of retail'
trades of the chamber of commerce
nBV(. j)PPn especially written to, to
enter this voutest.
W. I. I.
V.. C. Peters, acting a trustee fjnr
, I'., i.oit llobron, ri,led his first account-
I iriir in I hu iirMiiit niipl uuuli,.l.u
charging Kir-self with 12,5TSO and ask
ing to be a'loned a lkn timnint. Ac
cording to t''e nepountini. thu receipts
listed bv the trustee ennnist eTi')uive
lv of dividend from the Wnnolnls
Brewing ft Mailing Coinpanv for th-ie-'od
between November, 1010 .ml
July, 19 18.
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