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VOLUME IV. NO. 501.
HONOITJIiTJ, H. T., SUNDAY, JANUAST 19, 1902.
PEICE PTVE CENTS
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. FIGHT WARMING
in an effort to frighten House mern-
T.r i i ii nr i xibf,rs b' threatening to defeat them,
DlffftrP.nl I .AnnieS are WOrKUm for re-election, but this campaign of
for Their Interests at
GaNE AND BEET MEN ARE BUSi!thelr corso' as the have establish -,
UH . ifd an expensive lobby in Washing -
' I nn Yit Mn nfntnp TrKtfK mnaf cnntV
-Rpdnftion of Twenty oer Gent iDJs,sns of nwsetic' activity in order
HCUUbUUU ui incuij yw uw j that a iarge number of, men .may re -
Duty on Guban Product
Many Republicans Opposed to Any
Concession Whatever to Atlantic
Islanders Pressure Brought Up
on Payne and Grosvenor of Ways
and Means Committee.
WASHINGTON. D. a. Dec. C
WttMn th? last few days the Presi
dent and 'the men who are close to '
him In Congress, have taken their,
land squarely in favor of reducing;
the duUe upon Cuban sugar by twen '
ty per oent which. It Is argued, will
gfcve the Cuban planters enough of a ,
margin to place them upon their
feet. That program has be-n an
r.oonced squarely, and there is certain i
to be a strong fight to put it through ,
Owapre. All of the lending Admin-1
tHrvUon newspapers of the Knet. in-,
Cte4lng the New York Sun and the
York Tribune, have come Into
line la advocacy of the plan.
Lobbies Hard at Work
Mat of the ISnetern Senators and
Hfipnsentfltlves are lined i(i for the
rtrpjHultlon. but the men from the
Vttm and from the South, where biet
Ugnr Had rne sugar are produced..
reIetJrely. aie ready to make a
t unborn fight against what they be
liure wohW be the almost complete'
tn of the bet sugar Industry and
bVi -work damage to tin Uousiana
pSunters of cne. The boot sugar men
have a strong lobby in Washington.
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ju it us HHf.olKl ium uim """.'S'ni r i.'
In xleo representing, to sme "degree.
fk n.. Lr nrodurer. of Hawaii. .
irkn anttMr tn be verv mticll alarm
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td Ter th ouUook.
WMtern men declare that the pro-
legislation will do the Cuban
mftrar planter absolutely no good, be-,
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cauae It is conceded mai tne Ainun ,
can Sueur Trust has control or tne
harvested -crop ut Cuban sugar- that -
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m. u.. ...t t. ai4f' lAfrilnl Iai lia-k.
fiftre being shipped to the United
Stmes. and It is aieo claimed by
laauy that the sugar trust owns or hnB
options on all of the larger oftho
. Cuban sugar plantations. j
rtOllCSl rigni III VOngits.
The fight over this measure Is
bMnd to be one of the hottest that '
tout over been brought up in Cougress, ,
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aatf upon It will depend th? success of,
PrasWont Roosevelt as tho leader ofnroscnt occas!on ls mUch shorter, and!
party in legislative matters, i ne n
itraatrfiint Imanc hlc ctfifniln ntnil tho
ceeuss.ity- for doing something -for the
Cbhns, whereas the opposiUOn -Is
Imwd entirely upon the protection Ijf ' c5ty "ntn arrival of the Gaelic
American lutercsts. The present In-s-from San Francisco for the Orient,
dtcatious are not bright for the sue-' which will probnbly arrive at this port
euss of the tariff reduction plan. A'januar' 2Sth. He will take passage
majority of the members of the Ways t jn that vessel fox Japan,
and Means Committee of the House; ThQre !g a st pOSsibiutv of Rev.
uTI.1??? .! .'Scaddert being called to the Haw.il-
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"flojK proposed concessions to the Cu-
?, " , pan field upon the termination of his' . "'c "" " ". " " "-
JWf. labors In the Orient In such casevhisjrecovcrinP- Have, best doctors and
Th?llee tLtrtU3h,In,0Uin?tndrk would be carried out under the n"rseS' Am Setting. .well slowly. but
The willce that Is being nJctod .., surely. Do not be alarmed.
mio tnis ngnt winch is as important.
in ihn-nii ns tn nv ntnr urttrn nf
' tk United Stntes, U shown hy tbe,rould be devoted entirely to the Jajvl
Arfn,lnltrtrtn nr thic mnrfilno-
. -"Tfaore is no doubt at all that at,'
Jo proper time a measuro will be,
presented In Congress through the !
Ways and Means Committee of the)east at 2:3o o'clock this morning.
House providing for a reciprocal trade .
arrangement with Cuba, To whatfex-'
tant this reciprocity will go Is a do
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thJI that will be worked out carefully!
air iviK'uiiNi ruuirri'iiciic iir TCien
tfeTwntori ponfrencp httrfpn '
maWv members of the W.,v andience m. HOt. Tfi Ppu"r "iT:
Wn rommitt nnfl nt tho a,!-'
r. i.IL t r TiitTr ;
Commltre on Relations with Cnba.i
of which Senator PlatL of Connectl-!
rut, 1$ chairman
rman Chairman Payne of , bMa lcked d and in
and Means Ccmmlttee ; terestlBg sport wll hereafter be the
to be opposed to
granting any concessions to Cuba, but
is confidently believed that he-will
soon b? brought around to a radical-
ly different view of the question.
Grosvenor is Weakening
General Grosvenor. of Ohio.
other majority member or that com-
uuiiw. u&s ircaucniiy ciDbmwi.,iuiwc m uaju.uii..iw aiuv. .,
onn&lltfon to clvlnc Cuba anv tarlfr
j concessions, bat it is said that while
he was among his constituents in the
I holiday recess he learned that their
j sentiments were so ttrongly opposed '
to bis attitude on the Cuban trees '
twn that he is now willing to yield'
to the insistence of the Senate for
tie greatest practicable liberality to
Cuba by this government.
"The beet root sugar men contlnae
to practice their characteristic tactics ;
bluff ami blotter has about lost Its
j terrors, si no? the people have bcen
l made to anderstand that even free '
' trade with Cuba would not destroy ,
the bet root sugar Industry in this
coMntry. IU is expected, however.
that they 'will persist to the end In
i .-t- .,.-. :j -i it. tx i(
j iaiu meir rramcuuB av me liauuuai
I capital through the session of Con-
I gross at th expense of other people.'
ARRIVE IN HAWAII
BY THE YENTURA:
WASHINGTON. D. a. Jan. C Hon.
It. M. Breckons. of Wyoming, who
has been appointed Attorney General
of Hawaii by the "President, will
probably leave here for the Islands
the last of this week, and proceed
to Honolulu by the Ventura on her
next trip out from San Francisco. Mr.
Brfckous would have gone before this
but for the fact that Congress has
boon taking a recess over the holi
days and his nomination has not yet
been confirmed by the Senate. Con
firmation Is expected within two or
three days, however, and then .Mr.
Breckons will stnrt at once.
TO LABOR IN
REV. SCUDDER MAY RETURN.
Called to Japan, Where He Will Makej
i vnyv nis ncduquiiricra rui
merly Pastor of Congregational
Church in Boston.
Rev. D. Scuddcr, for some
omirch at U,urn- Mass- n prospor-
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ous suburb of Boston, Is now in the
cU-v a,uJ n,e CTest of Rov- - GuJ"
ick at bis home on Alapai, near King
Rev. Scuddor arrived yesterdav in,
the Citv of Poking. He Is on his way
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claimed i)v,kaao ,s not nn entirely new proposi-
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t Ion to Rev. Scuddor. Some twelve;
years ago he was delegated to that j
country, and. remaining there five1
,i.i ? (hA ln ..), .,,. ,,; Hihlni. ., mrw- '
JWo, iuc imvuci uuu laswi uvv.v111-
Plishod a grand and good work in the
The time set apart for Rev. Scud-
der's tarrv In the Orient upon tho
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ra m n 1 Mn -n v.v.K-nfikt
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Missions, nnd the mlssionarj laoors
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STEAMER CLAUDINE ARRIVES. -J
wnder-s steamer Claudine. f rom '
Vfftl,, nnrt ti-as renorted 10 miles
At nn I nnrts. was
Revival of Polo. J
rota, tne Kiu 01 ajwiia, a at iwk
.rn .,. of a flourShine exist-
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t,aie wftlcn nas Du . saon;
only mediocre signs of life has at last
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r ii, & i luu ucui.1 itiuii .v ..v
' mle on Saturday afternoons,
I Manager McStocker
of the Olaa'
,' uu : ' be?a . -
, f .,w lo-P. , vnrt
sport at Nine
M, wUh thfi rfSuh that lhe latteji
lare elat?d over the outlook at thati
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There seems to "be a decided lack;
th - ' advent ot the "Maui Team's visit.
iwnonts tn huvo mmnlnt.rt his in.' ... ... . . .- .. ' .. .. alightlnjr from a car on Fridav night! wm
, . .. . . was iOUr oays later aaie man tne let-i , . .. , . . , ,. i in re-u
i...r- - .. i if ' nun wno was aitenueu nv iir . n a its
" T V.' "'?;: . .. .. tcr- tba my husband was a great deal: ins, hflforp th5 , ' " ' ... :, the
IS SERIOUSLY ILL
Old Trouble of Ulcer in tie!
Stomach Causes Blood
SECRETARY WRITES TO HIS WIFE
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; Telegram Sent to San Francisco
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KAnnrr? KPrrpr i.nnninnn
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Mrs. Wilcox Much Concerned Last
Night, But Will Await News by
Next Steamer Before Deciding to
Join Husband Governor Dole is
Very Much Shocked at the News.
WASHINGTON. Jan. C Delegate
Wilcox was seized with a severe at -
tack of an old stomach trouble on New
Year's night in the house of a friend
In this city. A sudden attack of dizzi -
ness. followed by vomiting, greatly
alarmed his friends. Mr. Wilcox is
at present confined to his bed and his
life Is despaired of.
MRS. WILCOX GETS
AT? nTTOT)Iiml rid? Kate WHc0X iS "l0re than 1 Can Sa"
Ur nUoijAnll O uAoiiiat the Present time. Such. an event
Mrs. Theresa Wilcox was seen last,
night at her home on Hackfeld streeLi js no provision covering such a con-j
and asked If she had received any . tlngency.
news from her husband by yesterday's! Does Mr;. Wilcox know of her hus--n,a'-
j band's serious Illness? If she has not;
T received a letter and a telegram.", neard from him. be careful- how you!
cntil tlio n-tfrt ef thn nnlntrnta
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i was terrioiy ingutenea wuen ii
i read the letter. Tt was dated Wash
ilngton, January Gthand was m'ostlylvij ..-iiti TTUDC DrTTCD
time PasttvpewrlUen by my hu3baild seere-IJiil. WALliSnO IJEllIln
1 tarS'. mJ' husband writing me a few
lines at the end of the letter. He
' was seriously 111 at the time. t
i "I also received a letter from Mr.1
, Wilcox' secretary dated the Gth, In-;
! forming me that while ray husband ',
"t r , i u
was callinc on some friends in ash-
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siiiiiipniv- oi7ori with h 77 noec -imi fpu
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!to the tloor. On regaining conscious-
ness he vomited blood, and when the J
jetter was written he was verv sick.
Better News by Wire.
"in the same mall, however, r re-
celved a telegram from my husba'nd,
dated Washington. Januarv 10th. I
wish that I had read the telegram J
first,, for then I would not have been
-BO frlehtmiorl i
better, and that there was no
ate cause for alarm.'
Mrs. Wilcox produced the telegram
of the 10th. It read as follows:
Washington, D. C. Jan. 10, 1902.
Mrs. Robert W. Wilcox, Honolulu, H.
n An nniin c iiri nuaif iii . tti ti rTt-
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Ulcer of the Stomach.
"My hUSDBBd hM beCa troubled .fori
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stomach said rs. Wilcox. It has
aow and tnen cansed: him much trou-
oie and great pain, ne tens me not
1 tn 1 Tlrrnwl hAirflt-D a T t,rta
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that he is all right. I shall wait
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uu.i u. iuc uii.v-uiaij uu ue fet:L-
tin- n. rr h o Tr n, ?c hot.
ter' l sha tak the next steamer to
the Coast. I am not sure bat what II
-and not wait to hear further from him
AVhen I read the letter dated the
! 6th, saying that my husband was dan
gerously ill. it made me feel very
badiv to think that I had been giving
a loan for our son's birthdav while l
Mr. Wilcox was suffering lit Washing-
n Te - ". J mIiIa Mn tmstls f "
11111. w- tiLii .- iiiiir- xiu mt - ciilii
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mine couin not nanoen. vni 1 pre-
lonsly heard from my husband he was
.enjoying good health. It was a great
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"t onrne.1 frnm th. tPlppmTn -o.-h?ph '"' :", "" s iujuiiu iu i
HL The telegram, however, four days
later than the letter, was some comfort."
GOVERNOR DOLE IS
MUCH SHOCKED ON
HEARING THE NEWS
en Governor Dole informed,
f last night of the senons sickness of
; Delegate Robert Wilcox in Washlng
! ton, Jie expressed surprise and great
concern, saying that he was sorry to
learn of the Delegate's illness, expres-'
sing the hope that the next mail would
bring word that he was very much bet -
Asked lu regard to the steps which
ouw be taken to elect a Delegate to
. Washington in the event of the death
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. or ueiegate Kooert wucox, tne uover-
! nor said that that was a matter which
! would require a considerable amount
I of study and a question which could ,
not be settled off-hand.
Election of a Successor. j
, "There-is no provision for such an ,
, emergency," said the Governor, "and ;
; I can hardly say at the present time
I what would be done in such a case. I
1 1 sincerelv hope that we will not be I
, confronte with any such riUesUon. I,
' hope that Mr. Wilcox will fully recover j
; his health and I deeply regret that he
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"Would a special election be called.
. to elect a new Delegate, in the event1
1 0f ir. Wilcox's death?"
; "That I cannot say. Mr. Wilcox was
j elected at the general election. Even
then, some question came op
, ward as to whether the election
: roritlar nr nr.f- -u.-?iorhr thf" rAlfjrntf
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other way. As to what would be done
in the sau event or the death ot ueie-
i would ue an emergency mat wouui
! have to be met in some way by the
Territory It Is regrettable that there
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; ieu ner, lor it wn oe very naru ior
piyr py tja ,ftj inQ
iUl DI JNU llMflU
OUT OF DANGER
Dr. Herbert, who Is attending Dr.
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nicnt. suitcinmir concussion or tne
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ora,n. reports tnat nis patient is a
"ule, be,tter' b?IuS now to retain
his food. He is conscious and shows
some improvement, but it cannot yet
be said that he is out of danger. He !
Is attended bv trained nurses. Mrs. i
Walters is bearing up well and last I
nipht mt n iittio sWn Tir Waiters '
ban not hpn snni-'n to nn tho snh.-i
-o- aw -ww mws,S' . .r..uv (
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ject of the accident as his condition
will be extremely critical for another
immedl-'ccident is much better
I ries are not as serious as
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s?r SSJSSE.f - ri.iSE:
HILO. Jan. 17. One of the first
sistant Superintendent of
Works, on this trip to Hawaii was
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arrange xor. tne removal anu enlarge-;
ment of the. powder house.
Tt -n-tii ,tt'
II Will 0t
'.,." w-r"-ri' wno , au,,mb "r- It is said that he is counting upon
WAlttr u-hn ix-nc rhrn-n frnm his,., . ,.. .
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moved a mile further out on the old'?"-"" a . su wwuiu.s-n.ni nis pout-
Puna trail. The magazine, a3 im-
TirnVaifl T)L-lll 14 1Kt?4 fOA OTicl rYt
strnctd of stone. The work will be
commenced in a day or two.
pe; F. Bmghelli is building new barns I
toon Volcano street to which he willt
move the entire stock of horses andi
carriages from the City Stables, Feb-. rAVPPlffn? RATP
ruary'l. Mr. Brughelii will make his .uUlJilUlUfl VjLi
new stand an np-to-date livery and,
It is the opinion of a Honolulu en-i
glneer now visiting Hilo that the only !
criticism to be made on the govern-1
ucui iuia uj uajyitaoruug 19 ui? au-t
sence ot suitable aramage.
Nearly all of the 553.000 recently
authorized to be
Pnclic Works Dspurtment will be
used for roads and bridges gn. this isl-
The stonebuilding on J. G. Scrrao's
lot oaJBridge street U about Snishsd. f
The exterior finish makes it the most
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strikinr business block in the city.
N THE FIGHT
of Dole. .
; CAHDIDAGY OF JUDGE LITTLE
Sewall Still Retains Great Influence
m;n n :jf
Hawaii's Governor Expected in Wash
ington Within Few Weeks to
Have House Cleaning With His
Political Enemies and an Inter
ecting T'T.c is Expected.
WASHINGTON. D. a. Jan. 6. The
nnounement Is mate upon wha. ap-
j pears to be sufficient authority that!
J Crt m TJfv1a f llon'n f wi" hoc met
. .. ,. r ' hriI at lnn
FranciSCo, is coming to Washington
( soon to open a decisive campaign for
appointment as Governor of the Ter
rltory of Hawaii. The new Mrs. Far
fcven mory or Haa. The new Mrs Kar-
a"ei" Snron-C.rS 1 ? , ZS
, waiJ000.00u left to her by her first hus-
The announcement of the
coming campaign Indicates that there
wf1 be a Hve,v tme wUen Oovernor
jjoie gets ready to send his resigna
tion to Washin&ton. as ls expected! Court aJso reflISPd to g it wh8re -
- to do at some time before his pres-;pon lht, petition for mandamus was
- eui iemi expires, me t-auuiuiicj oLbroiicht to Washington, anil that haft!",r' v" vuc "uru oiaioa una am-
- Juse uune. ot Hawaii, tor tne uov -
ernorsuip. has lately assumed some -
Judge Little will nave, according
to present indications, the support'
ct" a considerable number of impor
tant men In Hawaii, and he is under
stood to liave been promised the sup
port of not a few of the senators
from tho Pacific Coast, most of whom
- haVe Interests in the islands. Par
ker seems- to be intending, to rest -his
claims for support on the fact thatj
. he can represent the natives in the
; administration of the affairs of the j
islands, and also upon some .'friends
i of his family in New England. He
1 has relatives in Massachusetts, and I
tuera lu ur,ns Pre!,!ure io near upon
, lne iyik,w ustaua senators so man
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Influence of Sewall.
The uncertain quantity in the gov-
ernorsnip is me won. waroid bewail.
of Maine and Hawaii. It has been
said PreUy plainly from the White
House within the last few weeks that
the President will consult Mr. Sewall
very freely in making Hawaiian ap-
polntments. Those who are familiar!
with the ways of the President con-j
strue this to mean that the President j
nereaiter auow Mr. sewau, with-
onable limitations, to dictate'
politics of Hawaii. This has been!
tlone in the caSe of States. The Pres-
ident has a Political agent in the j
State of Indiana, for Instance. He -
has one in the state of Washington.
another in Michigan, and ko it eoes. I
I So the power cf Mr. Sewall In Hawaii-!
f nn affairs is not to be wondered at.
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Dole Due in Washinnton.-
I The Interior Department people de-J service. Pending Investigation
clare that the resignation cf Dole isl2rrests have been male.
i.ot close at hand, however, and this I
takes the edge off th- fight for hisiRfcan damsel at Iwilei last night and.TJACI rAVMITTEn TA
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reached here that the Governor will f
be In Washington clnrinp- th ne-rt fowi
weeKs, ana mat ne comes to nave ai
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ical enemies. If he does come hisjPorl yesterday afternoon, was placed,
visit will b? extremely interesting, i
?or th!re are many mea in ,Washing-
, ion wno are alter tne caip or tne
Governor as hotly as he is after
5calps oi some otber people"
HO THOUGHT OF
V7TTTN(t rSPITUT I
IlOllin U Ufll li.ii.Ll
Governor Dole was 3eea last night
I at his home on Emma street in re-
gard to the fact that he is expected
In Washington before long.
"Our correspendent informs us that
they are looking for you in Washing
ton before many weeks, whsn do yon
plan leaving for the Coait, Gover-
"I have made.no plans, to-go to the
Coast and had en:ertained,BO Idea of
taking a trip. Fra Vot aware that I
am going to Washlngtoa.
Bot they are expecting you. Can
', yoa say why? !
i "That may be. Perhaps there is
, somethlns which necessitates mj (
' presence there. I may learn of some
thln: in the maiL I have not receiv-
! ed all my mail yet ?
"What will b yonr mission to
I cannot say, for I do cot know.
that I am goln to Washington. I
may Kara scmethtng in the maiL"
i WILDER COMPANY
LOSES ITS APPEAL
TO SUPREME COURT:
Washington-, d. c. Jan, eThej
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handed down a decision in the case
of the Wilder Steamship Company,;
of Hawaii, against the United State?
Circuit Court of Appeals for the Ninth
Circuit, being a petition for a writ'
of maudamhs.-hlch was denied by'
the Supreme Court The history of
the case Is that on Dec. 27, 1SSS. the !
steamer Ciaudme. being owned by
the Wilder Company, came into col
lision with the barkentine William
Carson, owned by the Spreckels, ofj
San Francisco, and the Carson went!
itnu-n nif irnQ Krrnif utMinit il
Wilder Company, and a verdict of
Thereupon the case was appealed
to the Supreme Court of the Terri -
tory of Hawaii, and that Court affirm -
ed the verdlct Qt :he Courl below
the ,,eeUIOn being hy JusUce Froarl
and Pmy. After that the case was .
appealed to me Ninth Circuit Court.
but the Supreme Court of Hawaii re -
fused to grant the appeal, or the In-
. ,. , tit
tention ct appeal, and the appeal was
film!' with thn Vlnth f'irrnft v.Mrh
, now ijeen refused.
A IV TITO YUYYn "F ' raiMl tno bonate
I 11 lO YUlJV!!,sualt!,"d,!,rthe
GILDEA'S APARTMENTS LOOTED)
! Mahlmana's Quest For Adventure at
Iwilei Resulted in His Downfall
and Incarceration Hilo
away Not Permitted to Enjoy Life!
San Michael, a Porto Rlcan, was
0 , t t th station vaster-
uluUolu lo '"- ponce siaiion iat.r-
dav eveninc ciiaree,i
robberj H. Kopela declared he waslI0nte to be M lmpo3Slblo OB9 lnm
the victim. According to Kopela he S9Veral 8tandpolmX
was waylaid while, passing the vicl- -From the standpoint of balt
nty of Vineyard and Punchbowl! a .. Mf . HeplKa) -9
streets. The Porto Rlcan command-, afford lo take the Panama
ed Kopela to deliver up his valuables.! Earner Miller told me that h work
and as a means of hastening action.' ed 2000 men on XIcaragua rome
he Ls said to have flourished a big for months, and only six of them died,
knife. The weapon was introduced, , am tol tha thc Panarna )?rar0yai
as evidence "When the Porto Rican; onnta!n(. oIf,h. thmi, rAa
was searched at the central station. ' mo,. wno have c,Jpd there n tfc vtr
about 54 in cash was found upon hIs;vrco of the Parmina canal ,,,.
Person. The timely interference ofSuph a recor,, as that lg onh b(Jme,
three Portuguese boys aided Kopela . tng n mlnd ir tllere were no yr
,u scaping unscatnen.
J- A. Gildea, employed at the Sanl-i
tary Steam Laundry and rooming on!
King street near the former site of Uut here aSaln the opinion of Preal-
the Stock Yards Stable, reported toient Roosevelt comes In. He favors
the police last night that his room. thc Panama route- or at leasl J37'
had teen entered and $50 worth of'ors the careful consideration of that
clothes had been taken. r.Ibipa ,?-' route before the Nicaragua bill t
dared he had occasion to suspect a
negro employee of thet laundry who !
was recentlv discharsrprf trnm tha
wts recently uiscnarged from
H- Hahimana fell' in with a Porto-
d th violating certain sections of,
loe social code. i
wnrn- Uafaim .... .-.
- ..i.uu, A Muunav iouna
nhnari? rhn Vlnnn t.i ), .Mi -
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nner arrest, pending receipt of ia-
iormatson from Hilo.
Foreign Church's Successful Year.
The annual bitalness meeting of the death of his brother Joseph Rosa, af
Hilo Foreign Church wa3 held last forded the baals of about tho most lnv
I Wednesday evening la the church;
t parlors. Favorable reports were read '
. from the different departments of the
, church. Clerk H. M. Giddlnzs pro-'
rouccin& the past year as the banner'
vear in tho h!tnrv nt hn .hrh Thu1
church has now an enrollment of 151,
memoers, 4 memoers navtng been,
received! into membership during the)
year xawi. a loss ot memoers wasj
The Sunday School l3 aUo at its
high water mark. 170 pupils being!
cu.u:eu wiui an average atienaancef
u; aoout. .!
Ths Christian Endeavor Society
.. 1 . .MM
rsnerted aa ennllmentof 3S, and, an
average attendance" of 20.
PANAMA ROUTE .
15 PUSHING ITS
JStliniiail WatefWaj MMt IS
Growing in Fally of
FIFTY YEJR OLD MUDDLE OP
Representative Hepburn is QDDosad
. . wwi-u
n r.nvavtrA d-
to Graveyard Route
Department of State Notified That
Panama Company is Prepared to
Give Complete Title for $$.000
000 Legislation Seems Hardly
Possible at This Session.
Hepburn Opposed Panama.
WASHINGTON. D. C, Jan.
Another cuddle in Congrts that
! growing rapidly Is the one over th
construction of an Isthmian canal.
, Ti,e Hepburn bill providing for tfe
J construction of rh Nle.im.mn f
comes c ,,
the House of Representatives at a
to-morrow. But the action of
Hoiwe will have nothing to do wKtf
' the case at all.
n, . .,, .., ,, ...
O'd Fifty Year Muddle,
TuP Panama Company has wrttte
' lwo da'a not,aeu tfae Dopartmaat ot
state tUat ll sads ready to deliver
plete title to the Panama canal finr
$-10,000,000. the price ,that this eea
try has expressed itself, heretofore.
as bing willing to pay for the prop
erty. So when the two proposltloa
reach the Senate there will b the '
same muddle UM
has existed for fifty voars will nre
sent Itself, and there will be nodecJ'-
s'on at this session of Congress.
It will take, at the Iea3t calettlaflo.
six nr eizht months to flail Ant
whether the title thru tho PMt '
. Company proposes to deliver to th
i i uiu'ti suites is vuitu. ana tnat ir
. alone will make action at thtfe -
8on ot Congress impossible.
( Representative Hepburn, of Iowa.
who has charg? of the Nicaragua bill.
told me yesterday that he would sev
er ennsent tn fh nnunn nt h. Pn..
nm ,.m ti0m,.,BA t, Kniiv. . .
.. . , , ,
u.-a.oc in jiSm.
. , . .,
dent la the
oeuaiur Luge. o: .iadea
le spokesman of the Preaf-
the Senate, also favors the
Panama route. So the deadlock hi
TIE GIRCHIT COURT
makale PROVIDED WITH A. JOB
George Roa. charged with murder
in th first iKTrw. In thnt fia la oL
leEed to have been imnlicatprf in th
pcrtant case that came up before
Judge Wilcox In the First District
Court yesterday morning.
Rosa, through bis attorneys, walv-
ed examination. He 11-33 committed
tn tho flivnlt Pr -i
Manuel Morale -was one out cl eight
rorto Rlcan vagrants arraigned yea-
terday who escaped with a nolle pros.
jioraies submitted ample proof that
he was a cigar maker by trade and
that he had been snatched from a
lucrative Job in the general round ap
mane oy the pollcs department a
short time aga Morale was permit
ted to again resume, his labors.
The cases of-the other Porto Ricans
were deferred until Monday morning.
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