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From S.F.: Nippon Marti. JuL12. For S. F.t Chlyo Maru, July 16. From Va n comer: Zealand's, July 17. For Yanromt-rt Marama, July jc. J ' 1 , A. i A. Hawaiian .Star, Vol. XV. No. 23. ' Evening Bulletin. Est. Ufc2, yo. ii iiWU J! Won't Stay on Plantations, and Sugar Men Meet and De termine Policy r ,. - v WltK figures before them showing that out of "2,000 Russians brought to the islands only 197 have remaine as plantation laborers, trustees of th Hawaiian Smrfft Planters' Association met this morning, and after full and thorough discussion, concluded that they wre not in favor of continuing Die present system oZ assisted . Hus hiari immigration. ' This attitude of the trustees will be foiiowed tomorrow by a meeting of the territorial board of immigration, at which the Russian labor question will be taken up, and it is foreseen that the board will take action look lag to the termination of the system carried on under Its supervision.- The recall of Commissioner Victor S. Clark from Manchuria, where he has gone to look into the situation there, is a logical . result . expected Irora t the board's prophesied action, and Hawaii will (hereafter officially bring in . no more Russians, br only a scattered few who come 'to join families already here. - -( PJantert Attitude. The planters association, It is 'era-i D(l0'DIAnite ,Vhl!Llzcl bj' .CiViirmaji Jtcfc Vj: -1 ye rShnJiXTS TO ttATCH-TlIEGITII-, , X the' board of immigration, does DOtJ , x . . Attempt in'aiiysway to dictate to-the , ; ; : ":"'.'' " I" Mei ritorlal board wiiat the board shall do. The planters are wining lor the aboard to continue Russian: Immigra Itiori fjrovldrnc 'employment can be found for the Immigrants. But the . planters cannot guarantee to take the Russian immigrants, and their ex- , perience on the plantations does not justify .them-in doing so. ? j"; The board is therefore facing the alternatives of bringing Russians here without any assurances that' they can be given employment, or of storing the assisted immigrants altogether. This latter alternative is one that Chairman Ivers rather Inclined to in discussion of the matter this morning. Mr. Ivers was present at tlremeeF ing of the Planters Association direc tors. Ha. says .that the board is fac- ing the figures already quoted, 197 re maining on the plantations out of 2,000 bjought' here, and the figures are conclusive. "The' situation Is just ."this." said Mr. Ivers when asked as to the board's probable policy, "only a lim ited number of plantations are ask ing for the labor, and the figure? f how that ihe Russians are not re maining on th, . plantations. The planters jaite willing for th I card to continue the system if we CPU find employment. But ve can i:ot be s ire wo will find It for any i.wmber of- Russians, outside of tthe I lantatlonv i i 'It is ?. rn hcr difficult problem to li ndle. The board, will hold;a(meet mg tomorrow, and I should exiect that "in- xUv,' of the ver.v plain situa txn, it is quite possible we could not ' foel .Justif.eO in continuing this inv migration." ; The bol d Nill not lack for a labor supply, Teven. should the Russian im migration be stopped. European im migrants are anxious to come here, and were it not for the exorbitant charter rates an immigration ship would probably how be following the Harpalion. Hamano, a Jr ese, was struck on the head by an empty bottle wielded by a man" he says was Morimoto, . "man with a grudge. The assault took place on Hotel street near the - Young Hotel. Special Sale of Safes H. 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DONE WHERIiVER ELECTRICITY Co., Ltd. ings Nervous Wear U wear away nertoui strength, and f dtsk as to the manager in his luxurl Secretary of the Interior Fisher is expected to arrive in Honolulu early next -month, this depending, however, on the theory that Congress, will ad journ during the latter part of the present month. i "Passage has been engaged for him on the Shlnyo Maru, which is sched uled .to reach here - August 9," said Governor Frear this morning, "but ten tative passage also "has been booked for the Secretary on the Korea, which arrives a few days earlier, and on the Siberia, which comes a few days' later.,-''.--;; ;. J ; "The date of Congress adjournment is problematical, guesses at Washing ton ranging from the middle of July to the same time in August. The admin istration was inclined to think the end would be reached about the lat ter part of the present month. . "We are anxious to have the Sec retary come at the earliest moment possible, and - he probably will start westward assoon as Congress has fin - jished its work." Trustees of the Chamber cf Com-nierx-e at a ineetlnjj this afternoon will have put up to them an appeal for fi nancial support tor the volcano obser vatory at . Kilauea. ; The appeal comes froru Prof.- TJ A. Jasgar, the eminent volcanologist who is devoting his time to study of Ki lauea and its varying moods and whose work, with that of his fellow-experts, H attracting world-wide attention to Hawaii. What the trustees will do could not le forecast today. They recognize the value of the work being done, but are not overburdened with funds and have many heavy calls upon their treasury. Em Electric SEC. FISHER DUE HERE IA! AUGUST VOLCANO WORK - ' ...:. I NEEDING FUNDS TI5 PAGES HONOLULU, TEHHITOUV 6ij;HW A ISGH Jed T:mo Qouc.Moinp Pho'afh- I IMIV WUJU IIIUJVI WllbUlll : am, Chief Q. M. WORK ALREADY STARTED WITH; MONEY AVAILABLE Ppocont Qhnrt?ano a Qorinnc I VOUIIL VVI IVI lUVjU U . VWI IVUU Problem and Job W:il Be - Rushed to Completion - WASHINGTON, D. C, July 10. pThe sundry civil appropriation bill Was reported to the Senate today, i It arr(es an item of $175,000 for a water ystem for Schofield Barracks. C. S. ALBERT. 1 "If this $175,000 appropriation be omes available, the water question or all time," $aid Major B. - Frank iheatham, chief quartermaster of the! pnnrtmpnt. this mornine when shown he above cable. "The money is for Ictual development work, which has Uready been started,, and 'the result Mil . be all the water that ; can- pos ibly be heeded at the post. Wevhave lready on hand about $60,000 for im- Iroving ' the water system, ; and - this. h addition to the sum mentioned in e bill,. will carry out- the scheme at has been decided upon. The plan is to impound the waters ora the south iorK oi rtne ivauso- ahua" in a large reservoir in the ills, and pipe t it a distance vof ap- roximately five miles to the - site of e present post, v In the higher levels e water is to be carried in an open ilt6rreeY e rough' country,' and the1 contract r digging this ditch was let. some eeks ago .td Okita, a Japanese con- ractor. . . v . . . : v : . ids Too High. - ' r ! ; fOn the same date ;blds for the con kit" ction . of, the reservoir were open- oung Engineering ; Co.,v gof . a .trifle ver ?44,000. . ..Thla , bid has been re jected 'as belng.f.toohigh, the est! mates of. .'.the. quartermaster's en gineers being far below the proposal. Major Cheatham will readyertise. for bids, and if an appreciable cut isn't made on the next trial; the work will be;done by day labor. , ' . , -. -: Plates for the' pipe" line 'are being made 'in San Francisco, and the' bal ance of the work 'will be done by the Honolulu Iron Works when the plates arrive.' , '. At the present . time the water shortage Is a very serious question at Leilehua, and-as; soon as the large ap- proprlatlon is available, work on the developmenrwlll berrushed, We havejntr'or water for- Btruction now,' said Major Cheatham, -out we get it. irom, a aiiierent -source than the post. The water that we are using at fthe site of 'the "permanent post comes from "below the Wahiawa dam, and is pumped up to a big stor age tadk. ; I t$i& offered to let' the( post quartennastert cpjinect with this; system1 for the jujsp th stooX the: W'ater to be "pumped from the gate up to , the . present h npst A.This . water . that we - are tisin for. construction . purposes isn't particttlarjx good, -hile the post supply, that conies froni the hills, is fine water. For. this reason it wouldn't be well to mix the two, and' if it Is found necessary to use tViQ otrn rHrn -orator fnrtVio etrlr flEtOl;;: It will first be passed through septic Pressed to his wife,-the body 0 tanks. - ' - . - liam P. McGrail; chief clerk In the "Probably these rains - of the last depot quartermaster's office, was c re few days have helped out consider- mated this - morning, .and., the ashes ably, for ihe Schofield water now conveyed tothe entrance of the har comes from tunnels In the hills; and' foor and with-fitUng rites scattered to any amount ' of- rain seeps r right he' waters "of the Pacific. " through and immediately increases i jr McGrail's death followed an op- the supply." " . Final foreclosure suits have h;e:i gnafter hospital. . settled against J. JDowney Harvey of. Before submittibg to the operation, San Francisco, former president of he secured a promise - from his' wife, the defunct Ocean Shore Tiailroad.: vMrs. Grace McGrail,' that she would Over $390,000 worth of , his- property respect his wishes as to the 4 disposl was seized and sold to satisfy a bank Hon" of his body in case the operatibn mortgage. ,; ... -; . ;.;r,?'; .. . proved fatal. . , . ,; .,- W.U1 "Six n nines, fifteen 'n fours, nine teen 'n eights, twenty-seven 'h " "I beg your pardon, broke in a girl ish voice, but have you a room with a bath, a room large enough for two?" Floyd Emmons, office secretary of the Y. M C A. and desk clerk every morning from 7:30 to 12, looked up from a column of figures and surveyed the speaker in astonishment. She was a blonde young woman t aged about eighteen, and was .accompanied by. ah elderly woman", presumably her mother. . 0 Mn;y:r'-y if. Breckons Believes few affects AH U; S;' Cbn- tract lbr ; : MAY ELIMINAifE i -: ALL'HALF-HOLIDAYS Appliea-to Cohcerris Working on Special Governrtlent - : Contracts ; , ' "Contract labor for' the Territory of Hawaii wfU- be affected by. the new Federal -eight-hour law, as interpreted by Attorney General Wickersham," said United States District Attorney 'Breck ons today. , ' ; -"' - , '' V ' In " other words, ' from present ; in formation I believe that companies building wharves or working on 'other 1 ,ar. r""r iracl lo e -;f f""7. .-win oe xorcea comply Avitb the new. Federal statute just aV much ' as though they were working if or the "Federal, government direct. v . ; ; ' "My opinion, given offhand, is that the copy: pf . tK bill . aa ; passed . by the .United States JSenate, reads , that it shall apply to -airFederal government employes and fall employes of Terri tories of "the United States! . ( Eliminates rHolidayw t": f . "I - understand also that it .will, virf tually eliminate the half-holiday fea ture, now commonly 'observed . It re quires that no jemploye shall labor for more than'iht hours on any day. .- It s :iai", -T" mary to work the men aVerage , of eigh .. hour a- day,- but-di-vfding ' their r.time feo that they shall work 'nine - hours ; for .five days In the week 'and only three hours Saturday inorning." ' v.. ,5 v'-;-.''-'T''--;:,'? " : v-'.iV "Of course,' if employers rwant ;t6 work their men only half a day on Sat urday, that will be their privilege, but they wilj hot then be able to get the forty eight: hours' labor per week. t "I think it will apply, to. every con cern . doing work f on the government. except v where material manufactured for general msq is sold to the govern ment. . For Instance, suppose the Ho nolulu Iron Works supplies 'the; army or naVy with steel or other metal sup plies made on specifications or on -direct order, from ' the j government, . that firm must then comply with the eight- hour law on the men employed in makr ing that material when Not Jnvolved. . ' . .v -Rut if the Honolulu Iron wrorks j use that firm's name merely as an Mamnifi to make the explanation defir nite and to the Territory or1 to some depart mont . . Pp(1prfll . povernmeh - - . . . . . quantity of piping or other goods . In which it may be constantly engaged In ASHES 0Fi!:ll TO WATERS 07 F Arrordin to his last wishes as ex - oration for acute appendicitis, occur -in vesterday morning at the Fort The amount of hand-baggage littered about them indicated 'that they had just come in on the Wilhelmina. "Come come young man," spoke up the elder woman. "Don't stand there and gape. We are tired and hot and would like to be shown to our room If you have one to spare. Have you?" "Yes-no; that is, we have ma'am, but 'not for ladies . This is " the Y. M. C. A., you know- answered Emmons, and without reply ythe two-women hur ried from the building." r ' :.,y V (;;: i . i ' f I 1 mm II - i Ml, mmm WETfflVOULDSPLIT-- A I ,"! I i 1 m tfi Ml lill 11 1 Question of Raising. Sum Mat ter of Doubt, Will Be Report S25.000 IN REVENUE . - WOULD BE NECESSARY Committee on the Commercial ; Structure: Not Optimistic as to .Outlook r Two hundred and fifty, thousand dol lars is approximately , the sum needed to finance the ; commercial building proposition for Honolulu, and the ral&" ing of thisj sum; together with main tenance of the building afterward,, is a matterl of grave doubt., r . j -fc This- will 'be. contained In ; a report that the special joint' building com mittee, Representing- the ' chamber, the Merchants. Association, the Stock Ex change ahd the' Commercial, Club," will present to trustees of the chamber this afternoon. President E." I. Spald ing of the' chamber said this morning that the large sum involved in the pro posed building makes the plan doubt ful of success.' " r v- - , "To carry Jthis financially, th reve nues .'of the building would, have to be $25,000 a year, and on jthe face of it, I it is; hard ' to . see how, this sum could be realized, he commented.-' ; t. :. . ' The Chamber of Commerce already Is called upon for a. thousand and one purposes Involving. paying but money, and -the j rent - of our. room- is one of our least items, j- V : v r : . lThecpnjna Ute. wUlreport . thLs ,.. a 1-. ternooa and thematter will yds raisea Lover. . There is rib ' question that the building would be very; desirable. There Is, however, a very . serious question as to whether this community can finance it now.v ; ; i-:: : ' ' The site-proposed -is at present oc cupied by . the Associated Garage and owned by the .Spreckels5 estate. It s held under- option by; R. W. .Shlngl?, who has made;, a figure' of $100,000 for the property. , , , , . f j & $ S 4b 4 4 A 4 manufacturing for- general A use, - the eight-hour law Will i not affect the men engaged in that wor"." -He says it will affect all civilians employed In the quartermaster or other departments of the army and navy, but-is not certain whether it is meant for rigid enforcement in 'certain gov ernmental department-;, such as the courts. Che district attorney's office. 'etc. : ; ';' ' ' ; The collection of ivories recently purchased by J. Flerpont Morgan trom ; M. George Hoenthals ; is . being exhibited in Paris in. the house of the late Prince, de Sagan. v ' This morning1 the Instructions were) ODeyea xo me ieuer. ai n uuuv three carriages drove to the Fort street wharf where the launch of: the Marine Hospital Service was in wait Ing Mrs.- McGrail with two women friends occupied , one carriage. An other contained .two .friends, of the deceased and the Rev. F. G. Williams of SL Clements who had officiated at the funeral . services held previously at the church. v The third -carriage was filled with flowers sent by friends of the family. The faneral party boarded the launch which at ' once steamed out beyond quarantine island. Here the ashes were solemnly cast over the sea while the Rev. Williams read the brief rites prescribed- for the occasion. The flowers ;,were strewn, over the waters and then the. launch steamed slowly back to the .wharf. :K Special Star-Bulletin Aerogram Special Star-Bulletin Aerogram HILO, July 10. The Home Rule and Democratic parties will hold a meeting today to arrange for the com ing contention. They hope to ar range a give-and-take ; policy -whereby the county officers can - be divided equally between! the two parties. . I 1 F , i fwKl P. r,rORAIL GIVEN ;CIH AS Ht VISHtU . iintimi duuu a n 1 r-- v 111 ft r IMllii-IVU Nlil V ATLANTIC CITY, N. JH July 10. The big prohibition convention Ja session here today opened with sensational attacks on both President Ta ft and Col. Roosevelt, both of whom were declared unfit for hijh office. '..- ' ' m mm m . ,. . 1 U.S. Gets World's Record ' f CA.yoclatfl Ilrt-ss Cable J STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 10. Ten American runners today q-:!i: in the seventeen trial heats of the 2C0-meter race, 'while nine cuati:;:J six heats, of the semi-finals of the" same race. , ' The speedy Americans are expected to win at least two out cf t'.r:: and possibly three places In the finals. They are generally cute!;;;:, j the other; competitors In the sprints. England carried off first honors in the final heat of the 5.CC0 mettr rzz:, with France a rood second. : England alsowon'the 1500-meter race, an event 'In which the UnIt:J States had placed great hopes. . ' ; Pat Macdonald, the giant weight-thrower of the Irish-American c'.h!:t!5 club of New York, set a new world's record In the shotput, shovir-j t 15-pound ball out-15 meters 34 centimeters. Ralph Rose, the Calif ;rr.ia wonder, was second, and Whitney Eight Americans have qualified for bar today at U feet. , Chicago Man Meads Educr s . AHsocfaced Press Cable! ' 1 . CHICAGO, IIU July 10. E. T. Falrchlld of Chicago was today 'electsJ president of the National Education Elks to Meet: ' AssoclatiHl' PORTLAND, Ore., July 10. The Rochester,' N. Y.f as its meeting-place W M w S y -n n , It! . 1 j j Hawaii Urged to Give Tangible ' Recognition to 'Hawaiian Boy's. Great Work-: ' ' What Is Hawaii -going to do to give fitting recognition to. the grand work Duke Kahanamoku has been and is do. Ing for the Islands? ' . ' la Hawaii, standing for. clean sporl and encouragement of clean sport, go Ing to welcome Duke back from the Olympic games successfully as he un doubtedly will be with nothing but a few leis and- handshakes ? ' From ltana," Maul, there comes the enthusiastic suggestion " that a sub scription fund be started to buy Duke a house and lot, Kahanamoku has won the respect as well as the Admiration of every sports man and spectator who saw him on the mainland, In or out' of competition. Hawaii, declare an increasing number of people should encourage this kind of. merit.. ; Over in Hana two admirers of the world's- champion swimmer have con tributed $15 to start the fund, and have sent to the Star-Bulletin a letter, say ing: ' ... v.:1'" ' ' '-, '':' "Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Gentlemen:-' . "By1 wireless we received the news of Duke Kahanamoku's great showing at ' Stockholm, ahd we 'think that all BOYS CLUDS Two. hundred and fifty, boys, mem bers of the Kauluwela, Palama, Ka kaako, and Beretanla Clubs gathered together on the Boys Field yesterday evening and by the light of Japanese lanterns listened open-mouthed to' the Henry A. Aliens' tales of Brazil'an mythology, applauded vociferously the singing of the Pauoha quartette, and" partook generously of the cake and lemonade. ..: The reception which '-. was tendered by the Kaulewela bays to the mem bers of the other clubs, was held un der the direction of E. A. Cooper, di rector of Kauluwela and was ; held with , the object in view of bringing the toys closer together. Speeches were made by A. E. Lari mer and C. F. Loom's -of the Y. M. C, A. and ,by E. A. Cooper. The addrcis of welcome was made by Frank Kalua of Kauluwela and was answered by Ben Mendlola for the Kakaako cldb and Ah Bun for the Beretania3. - 1 The Pauoha quartette furnlsned the music and Henry A. Allen; who has , SPETJD EVEFJiWG 0 W B 0 VS FIELD PHICE -FIVE. CENTS -- ...... - . BT-m " 1 ii W,, ;V.i X' ! in of Boston third. the pole-vault finals by. clearir.-j tha ; , Association. , in Roches ter Pres.i 'Cable) - nationsl Elks conventlcn'tcday c? for 1313. " - a 1 7- -1 (lovers of the game slwuld get tc ;. tv . and make this lad of Hawaii r.el .v-:r. j substantial present. Start a-sj cr!p tion and with the proceeds buy the bo a house. and lot. . "Enclosed pleastf And J13 fro:n a" couple of the lad's admirers Jura at liana, for the boy that maje Ila.iali famous' at Stockholm. This U a worthy cause and we see no reason w!.y ar.r true sport should refuse a small do-T tiatlon, no matter how small. Yours truly, SPoriTSMCW" ' The Star-Bulletin 'believes that the people of Hawaii will welcome this opportunity to express their apprecU tlon ofrhat a Hawaiian boy i clolr.r far fronr home and in the, face cf tha fiercest competition in the world. ThiJ paper will be glad to receive subscript tlony to, the fund, no matter howymall, and to publish the list dally as v I as the names of the donors where thl i Is wished , ' The list la now open, ttiroush the suggestion from the people as publish ed above. - Donors, are asked -to adJrtsj their communications to '. Duke Kahanamoku Fund, Care Ho nolulu Star-Bulletin. Honolulu, T. 1L" Arrangements for the, handling of the-fund as it grows and for recelvirj suggestions on various forms the gift might take are now belj perfected and will be published in a later isxue of the Star-Bllletin. ... spent the. greater parflQrhi3 life in, wandering about the globe to! :I taleY cf " adventure In Brazil which -irude. the boys shudder with' enjoymeut. DR. HcCOY RELIEVED . FROM MOSQUITO BUHEAU ;Dr. George W. McCoy has been re lieved cf. his duties as head af the mosquito campaign and has removed with his family to Molokoi, to con tinue his laboratory work ih leprcay Inventigation. He is still retained however, as sanitary adviser to the, Governor,-and with Dr. Pratt, president of the 'ooard cf health, will go to Maui next week to make a sanitary inspection of that county. Maui is the only one of. the big .islands remaining.-uninspected. Supervising Inspector M. Harper, working-tinder the direction of the board of health, is 'now .In charge of the mosquito campaign In this city. DIVIDENDS TODAY - , Dividends announced on - foda's1 stock list-are the following: -Wailuku, $l:C0, or $4u,0&0.. Hutchinson, 20 cents, or $20.00(. Paauhau. 20 cents, or 20,00 Total, $83,000. v . - nm - V The House' passed .the army ap nronriatlon bill, leaving out however the amendment which would have ,eg- islated Major General Leonard y ood. out of office.