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An extremely heavy vote cast iWlth
unusual quletne with practically no
election-day rows at the polling pla
ces marks the end of the 1912 cam
paign In the city and county. of Hono
lulu. ; .
.. Returns from ail the town precincts
: were receired by the Star-Bulletin to
l , day, special arrangement being made
' ; by this paper to get an early forecast
v't of the strength; of .the rote. -Up to
.- noon the vote was heavy enough to in
. dicate that probably half oMbe voters
would cast their ballots by one o'clock
- this afternoon V : ; .
. Utile was h eard from out-of-town
precincts except that the weather Is
-; good and the vote is slow, the rdterf
apparently preferring to stand around
- and discuss matters a good deal be
fore casting their ballots. . . : '
- . The election in the city is one of
the quietest ever held, 'in spite of the
big. vote. '.Little liquor was in evi-i
dence during the morning and . this
was, a big faetor, In maintaining law
and order and making the voting rap
Id. The tiew. form of election ballot
provided by an act of tho, last legis
lature, by which every . candidate nas
his party designation before his name;
facilitated the voting, as loyal party
men went' straight dbwnj the ticket
voting for the men opposite their par.
ty name, ''
Voting in at Fifth districtvand in
the sixth, seventh and a "Jew! other
Fourth district precincts ". waa brisk,
but several Fourth 'district precincts
were very flow. ..;:,
Party Headquarters Quiet
Eotb the RepuMlcanard : DemporV
iiC headquarters were : qulet all r. day
long, as the workers were ou.Jn ,the
I-recincts . The aytqtrawas active.'
rnd hack and motorcycles are doing a
- floutisTiIng business ' ' ';; . ". V.
Chitrman CgtramJ3Jjnburgh7of
the Democratic countycommltfee said
nt noou today that the electidV is go
ing along to stilt JiIm.CHe said that
according to report from Hawaii the
Big island will return a majority for
McCandless..: i.V
Chairman B.verV Damm of the Re-
Mrtt Precinct, fourth 0110 ' r
Vctlns t Katmuki was going along
' '; this cirnlnsLwUlL, 113. .'votes
r ..i c f 02 ; reslstered i.east -.at .'9:35
j'c!::!:, and a v t e ? - r ' " re;ort .io
v.-rJ r.z-i stating tl.-t'n;rethaa 2W)
'c.es l.t i then been cast. It wa3 ev
ident that thrre wcuId'bf''iotiespIl
. t;cl:ct""vctlr.s, particularly on the s
I rvlfcricl ticket, and Sara. Hsrdesty,
X c:r: t, sccsii : to '..to' tetti nhe
i--.cr;t cf it , ;;' ,," v?;'4, ; : : -
At i;r.:n?.nkl S3 votes out of 403 ren
I f-rci had been cast at 2:30 this aft
l .........
C:: d Precinct, Fourth District.
Icy, In setting lip Instructions to
t-'.crs in the -booths kept the ballots
ir.T frcn beginnin?,; here 'until 8:20
o'clock, and complaint was made that
c: the Democratic election offi
cii U tv reared to; be entirely unfa
ir.::iar with his duties and delayed the
vair.s Eerlously. At 1 , o'clock only
3 votes had been cast out of 383 reg
I tr rc V;vi-:,:-::r:h-
esIstratlon-SGSballots cast at 2:10
" p.m:,- 173. rVotlng was very - quiet
here; 1?0 ballots. had been cast at 12
o'clock noon, the. first ballot of the
')Czy being, cast aC 8:20 thia morning.
To far as partisan -observers can see
the; .Democratic and r Republican
strength appears about evenly divided.
Seventh Precinct, Fourth District.
Out of a total registration -of 311
25 electors 'iiad cast their vote at
o'clock; this afternoon.. Balloting Js
lively, .with no trouble encountered
and nO'Ume being lost, - : --,,?.:r..-.
- , x -v- r-'" .
Third Precinct, Fourth District-. :-
Polls ' were established at' vWilder
avenue and Punahou street on the the-
- ory that the upper - Manoa voters
would cast their ballots as they came
: own ". town and got off at the street
car. Junction, but i the balloting . wem
:; slowly In . spite of this , arrangement
- At 11:05 'o'clock 140lt of 300 ballots
had- been cast, Fve booths only out
of six were in nse; the authorities hav
ThrX)ws;Terrible Burden on the
-- . I tr.
-Transport Service; Overrated
as 7New Arm't y , . ; , v
X PARIS, Sept , 27.-Regmald Kahn,
an authority on aviation, : writes to
the Temps that a. very great mistake
,has been made In sending aviators
to Morocco, where they are oat of
' .- place. Let them : be brought back to
.France, he" says, where their place is
'. on the eastern frontier. In Africa they
k: can only ., continue to make flights
of a : merely f porting Interest 'long
the . coasts.. Acronaxitles no longer
.... have any, need ol such an advertise
y Mr. Kanh. -contests, the right of air-
raft to the tiU of "a new arm," as
p to the present. Its' offensive value
4s recognised as ' negligible 1 1 is , true
t .thata bomb-droppln? competition is
; In prosresvbut its conditions are not
' those'of -war, . and the experience of
the Italians In Tripoli has shown that
the moral and material effect of ex
plosives; dropped from aeroplanes is
very-, small. -7
The services that the aeroplane can
render, says Kann are, first, the
discovery of the enemy's batteries;
secondly, strategical and tactical
cC0nnal8ances; thirdly. It may serve
.r, , . r,: T7 .r . T
I 1 irA' r S r ? ,i , I! ion? eleven o'clock, and altogetn
t tr i h?' ,t n Z t.er afTorded the Republican leaders
1 ?lStll!Lih ,Pf ".w 2 complete "tisfaction and more confld.
lii J 't nn the uaTe had ' from anr
! 2. o hli5 "nf?u1"jj .?f;.-f .meeting for the entire campaign. :
t 3 y,?L2;, TZt "! 1 Speaker after speaker was given.
4- solid Republican legislative
f ticket
The closing rally of the Demo-
cr at Ic party in this city last -f
night teas an euthsiastlc one, -f
while the Republican r meeting
was smaller in numbers and en -4-
thusiasm.- There is today little
enthusiasm shown on either side 'J
lnrf the fight for delegate. The
vote is reported as heavy. - " ;
publican county committee declared
that he had no reason to change his
optimistic forecast of jeaterday. J
; Many, rumors r were started durins
the day, most of Vhich proved l-obllcan publicity director,; had . prom
groundless but - for '8ome of which ised. Electric llghtsr of many colors
there was a. basif -of , truth. . For in-f were, strung around. jthe iquare rand
stance, it was reported , that ? Lorrin ! glowed. In' the trees, the . bandstand,
Andrews ' had spoken for Democracy where the. speakers',.' candidates : and
at the ' Democratic mass meeting rat I musicians .were seated was lighted by
Aala park last night: , As a matter of
lact. he was seated on " the platform
but did not -speak for Democracy,' al
though, G. F. Affonso,' a veteran Re
publican legislator repudiated Kuhio
and practically 'f denounced " the ; Re
publican organization. .: : vv
. Another report was that the Plant
ers' Association had received . a j$ pri
vate cablegram ' to the effect that
Roosevelt's election ir. certain.. "Ithli
report aroused- much f interestt;and
was heralded , with joy br Republic
cans : who , have been fearing Wilson's
election. 'Several cablegrams were
undoubtedly, received by;local . busi
ness men ; whose ; names cannot ;: be
given prophesying :vlctoryvfor the big
iiair Moose; T-t-.i 'y
ing failed to ; provide enough' voting J
At 1:40 this: afternoon 314 votes had
been casUTThls leaves- a balance-of
JT3 to account .foe the full - registra
tion '
.Fourth Precinct Fourth District ;
This -.was one of 'the; quietest pre
cincts of the. fourth-districts At 10:55
ocloek 145 out of 362 ballots had been
cast and the serenity was. all pervad
ing. , The -polls were almost deserted
and party workers reported s that : the
voters had ; already , made up" their
minds before coming to the' polls and
could not be changed. - ',. r
Fifth Precinct Fourth. District 4
Thomas; Square, the polling1 place,
was , quiet ' all : day. J At . 10: 45 o'clock
120 out of 332 registered - votes - had
l)een cast . The Republican precinct
club set up a marque in a couple of
hundred .feet from the polling place
and dispensed soft drinks mnd kind
words to all aiike,'not drawing the line
at : Democrats. , la J fact" each : a lead
ing Democrat as William Wolters par
took of soda water at the invitation, of
those in charge. "Billy" Thompson,
C. G. Ballentyne, Lawrence Judd, com
mitteeman for. the precinct, and oth
ers, were, In charge of getting out, the
vote and made complete arrangements
for doing so..-.- j '
y A Republican badge wearer said
I, that, Bartlett, .was 'not very strong. :
sixtn Prec'net Fourth District ', :.V
At 10:40 o'clock today the "brewery
precinct- was voting, a long- line of
men steadily, and 195 out of 446 votes
had been cast with the line moving
rapidly through the polling ; places.
vTherewas no evidence of disorder
and a police, ofBcer kept - hp a show
of authority when electioneering near
the polls became too obvious; Charles
G. Bartlett,, candidate for supervisor,
was keeping a watchful eye on at
this precinct The ' clerks reported
. . -. . - ... ..a "?.
, rxContlnued on pao'3.)
as a means' of .communication between
columns acting separately; The aero
plane throws a terrible burden upon
the v transport department The Sasa
blanca aviation section took with it
ninety, tons of material, and the trans
port of such a load up-country offers
an insoluble problem. ,
Mauna Kea Back With Voters.
Voters returned as passengers in
the Inter-Island steamer Mauna Kea
from Hilo this morning. . This vessel
brought a few travelers and a very
light cargo. The vessel met with
fair weather and moderate seas.
Purser Phillips reports the iteam.E: M
er Helene at Ookala, and the Keau
hou, Kauai and Wailele at Hilo.
Per C.-A. S. S. Makura. from Syd
ney, via Auckland and Fiji. For Ho
nolulu: Mrs. Wood, E. F. Webster,
Mrs. Webster, Miss H. Webster, Mas
ten F. Webster. Miss rnif.-Riiant
Miss F. 'Cruickshank. Mrs. A V
' ' - '-.
bweet. Mrs. M. J. Walker. E. Hale.
Miss V. Nash.--Mls8 N. Nash. D. Ro-
wan. i C. Winchester, M. R. Inuiicr, dentlv gave the suggestion careful con
Mrs. Muller, Miss L. Muller. J. C. sideratipn. for his resignation came
Bruce, Mrs. Bruce, Miss B. Bruce, only at the last moment. He ,-on-Miss
G. Bruce.' Miss W. Devereaux. eluded not to take the risk of embar
F. M. Duncan, J. Welch. T. Fenton. rrssing complications.
Palace Square Holds Great
Crowd Speakers Are N
Five thousand people at a conserve
tive count crowded the Palace Square
i grounds last night for the closing rally
j.:i the Republican campaign, stayec
through intermittent showers until
warm applause. However, the applaute
wa not so satisfactory to the cam
paign managers as the deep and re
spectful attention accorded to those
who spoke. -
The Democratic meeting at Aala
Park was larger in point of numbers
during the early evening, but the nuav
of oien- "cordingjo an estl-
mate made, ; was not a& great as the
number that attended the Republican
rally, while the Aala park meeting was
noisy and half those , present were
occupied in exchanging heated politi
cal . views among themselves than in
listening to the those on the platform.
Palace 'Square "was. all the blaze of
glory that J. Walter. Doyle, the Re
hiany additional bulbs, and the almost
continuous bursting of big sky rockets
kept the square light as day for mon
utes at -a - tlme;- Ti::? : "t t
7 The 'torchlisht nr6cession arrived
.promptly on time, - ana ine meeun?
opened about 7:30 o'clock. Robert W.
Shingle;? ehalrnjr of the (territorial
: - For; Sheriff the bettlngls - even ber
t ween . Keolanul : and " Pua J: E waliko
says that pan !will win,' while Kealanu!
Las just as many tupporters. ' Pua has
been' bitterly- attacked -on acount ot
failure' to make , arrests . In: certain
ciises,; wherermen:; of ; high standing
were concerned, but has defended him
l&elf through the fact that-he has acted
upon 'the ,. advice of the county attor
ney. He is said io be weakef HI"Kona
and Kan ' than last year -but 'toi'have
hi ended some of his, lences in .the . lat-'
tei.' district ii the iasttew daya.'!?Hlib
pnd Walake will go strong for" Keola
nul t this; year, . which .'. will make Borne
difference " though . he ; mufttvpick up
atrongly, 'as In theMast campaign he
was beaten by -725 .'yotes.'. t -f 1 ";.
;;it Is reported ; that there are several
cstes In which men have reglsured
In two o precincts which may; cause ;
trouble -.at the polls and t th .witcs,
will be on lookout for any work of
this kind V Sheriff Pua; who has been
making, his campaign apart from,(the
- V ' " ' ' '' ' ' ' t .
(Continutd from Paga ,1) '" ;
otherv5candldates, will .have hls..own,7 op.,& Co.- .;'. ..
watcnera . ana viia nis control or., xne
ppllce will leave no loophole for trick
ery, i."-, ; i r: :. . ' ,
In the local supervisor fight it is ex
pected that" the four regular -.candidates,
John Brown and John Rosr'on
the Republican ticket, and David Ewa
liko and Manuel Pacheco, on the op1
posing combination,. will be close to
gether with the odds rather In -favor
of the: last' itwo!in.entlpned, but Rosst
having a fair chance as the result of
the: number o 7 Hawaiian candidates."
The; two. independents Cabrinha -and
Kealoha ireboth out of the race, save
for hurting' the Republican cahdidates,!
wblcn they ai ;8ure Jto jdo ? i
For the " offices , of County ; Clerk,
CtSjnty Audltor. County Attorney; Kal,
Magulre' and Beers are certainties. ' V
Kuhio Far In Lead. .;;:";
':,. The Delegate fight on this island is
bound to give Kuhio a big majority.
Two years ago the' vote, was: Kuhio,
1787; . McCand!fes's?762;' Notley,446.
Ills year it is doubtful if Notley poils
over 150 while there are ..about 250
more votes to be cast ' From a very
conservative estimate It -looks, as
though there would be about 3075.
I votes cast which, with Notley's 150
eliminated.. will probably be divided as
follows: McCandlesa, i 1150; " Kuhio,
1930. This would give Knhlo 780 maj
ority. There figures are extremely con
servative from theA Kuhio standpoint
and' the chinces are good that he will
come much eloserto 1000 majority
than to the 780 mentioned. ;
Evidently deciding that foreilght Is
better than "hindsight" N'orman Ly
han. supervisor in the Puna district
Hawaii and candidate for election as a
afternoon sent to Governor Frear by
wireless Lis resignation from the sup
eivisorial job. His retfgna ' -1 was
sent In response to a messe seni
him by the Governor.
It is Lyman Lucit refusal to accept
the advice of Attorney Carl Carlsmith,
which was given Lyman and another
candidate a few days ago to the effect
that thtv oniilri not ho Mmnollml hv
Sou. rnD;n n.,Ki;
la w K7 I lOlll 1 1 Will Itatll covm (JUUIIV;
central committee, presided and mado
au apt and clever presitilag officer for
one of the biggest Republican meei
ings ever held in the territory.
-Delegate Kuhio had gone to Waialua
for a short meeting there, and did not I
leach Honolulu 'again until nearly ten'
o'clock and there was some stringing
cut of the speeches and picturet in
order, to hold the big crowd. George
Duvis was the first' speaker, and he
was followed by A.D. Castro, with Col.
Sam Parker and Collector of Internal
Revenue Cottrlll delivering the main
address of the evening, though Kuhio's
speech naturally held the center of
tensational Interest
; The. speakers were usually eloquent
and. forceful, and this, coupled with
the excellent class of ineving pictures
handed ont by Eddie Fernandez, 1 'pt
the jcrowd .without any difficulty. '
Mr.CottriU-made a strong speech
for: Republicanism, and incidentally
made an election-eve prophesy that
President Taft will be returned to of
ficeHe spoke, in hearty eulogy of taft
and of; his' work for the Republican
party and the country at large.
' Andrew Cox. followed Cottrlll, and
LKubloi;foJlowed v Cox. The most Im
portant: part Of Kuhio's- speech t pub
lished, ihi ..another ; column - of , this ls
sneitcThei delegate urged the voters
te cast .their, ballots for the entire Rer
publican ticket and especially to elect
n republican legislature. H,e declared
that bis jeord in Congress is an j)pen
book, that he is not afraid to atk for
reelection on the -basis of what he has
done:-'' '.
A; S. Kaleiopn,; George F. Renton,'
W. T. v Rawlins;XharleB FY Chllhg
worth and; several others spoke during
the evening. A
A number of the can dates made:
k Biigrt auuresKB. m uu iuaUC a
in his piea for the election of Capt
Robert Parker as Sheriff. '-'.
' '-'V ''"--' i$;y&'f- :,-.'i-'..
"Soap-box" r-Barron ' wa3' the Jcause
polllhg-place. of the ' ninth precinct of
the: Fourth district; the- polling) place
of whlch is at the central fire station.
According? torai report which. reach
ed i Republican- a headquarters shortly
lefbre ten! o'clock,; t&e soap-boxVora-torhad
planted himself in the voters'
line; : and was preaching ,; Democratic
doctrine.- -Whenever an Attempt 1 was
made to" put-.hlxn-out:ot. the line for
electioneering-closer to the polls . than
the lawraliows Barron would refuse
to get out on the; ground that he , was
waiting1 tor vote. Instead of f voting,
however," he stayed 'In line: and elec
tioneered! Ji About ten', o'clock, he
(inaily went In Ape', booth to voter 'M
L "I told, Barron, that If, he; didtft stop
bis dirty lurp and . quit ..electioneer
ing I wpul take off, my -coat 'and we"i
see wh .;,"lthebesi man,"v saidj a
Republican voter,"; who is about i th6
size "of th;r soapf-boxlA Demosthenes!
Then! he I shut " up. ; saying he didn't
mean his , slurs ..that- way; He broke
the law openly, in order, to help boost
the ; rraocrats.3yi
Entered of Becord Xovember i, 1912,
; j .From;i9:30 a. m. to 4:50 . ih. j
Nadine C?Bodge ahd hsb to Bish-; V
Thos Steward ; to Henry. Smith Tr y M
Wm Cauney to Caroline M Cluney D
Virginia? Santos to Sao. Martinho f A;-
; Ben Soc of H ; . . . i . . . t . . i . ... )i
M D4 Ester haux to Mercantile Tr .: 4
I Coat S'&y.i i ti it 5 . AM
Victoria rWard by Atty to HatUe
Kamanoulu : ..... . .ParRei
Sarepta A?: Gulick to Mrs -Lucy :
E Coir Hobron et al to Yin Fat.:,
Amero.Andrade and . wf ;to Hong '
Mary K Koakanu i to . Simeon K '
;:f fiawaa;i.r a .'. . . . .-. .. . :
Maria' F -Diniz to John -Diniz. . . .
Okura Machuichi to Hawaii Pre-
it serving Co Ltd . . . . . . .... ; .... CM
Caesar .i'Gomes and wf to Luiza
7GomesivW.;. ... D
Jordan Aires by-Gdn to Ernest F
Aguiar.t,! .-.
Tho Hollinger and wfto Brnest
-Brecht .w.
John J Combs ,Tr and wf to Hen
; ry Waterhouse Tr Co Ltd. . . . . .
Trent iTrust Co Ltd to Becky
John Emmeluth to Yuen Wen
- Hing et al . . L
Elizabeth i J Knight and, hsb t o
Fanny Strauch . . ........... D
Entered of Record XoTemher 5, 1912,
From ,8:30 a, m.Ho 10:30 a. m.
AS Madeiros to S Chicamori. . . . L
A S Madeiros to Ikeda Toraki-
chi .. . L
Lai Hip to Trs of Hilo Burns
Club L
Chuck Hoy and wf to Loo En . D
Ellen Bicknell to Chuck Hoy..ParRel
Kalihi Taro & Land Co Ltd to
Agnes C Weaver D
Seaweed Goes Into. The Soup.
Then hale rf seaweed, eathered hv
. victoria Chinese for their brethern in
the Orient, were shipped out on the
Mexico Maru when the vessel left for
ill be made into soup and Is regarded
ar the finest kind of a delicacy. The
Chinese have some special process for
preparing the seaweed for shipment
and on reaching C hina it is readily
I bought up bv the Celest!als for making
1 scup.
1 bs
jciaudine in a Day Ahead of Schedule.
One day ahead of the regular sched
ule, the Inter-Island steamer Claudine
is back from Hawaii by the way of
the Maui ports. The vessel returned
light, there being but a few passen
gers and a small cargo. The Claud
ine met with fair weather on the
homeward trip. This steamer towed
the American schooner Prosner from
Kahului to sea on last Saturday.
Fijian coasts near Nasalal ree..
were strewn with a splintered mass of
wreckage foliowing the total destruc
in one piece, and the bow, badly
deavor which has beached her bones
on those inhospitable shores accord
ing to the report of officers in the
Canadian-Australian liner Maknra'that
arrived at Honolulu this morning after
a' pasiage frcm Sydney X. S. W. by
the way of Auckland and Suva.
" At the time the Makura called at the
Fijian . port the remains of the Amer
ican schooner were In a broken mass
upon the Nasawata Point of the NasafLandon Reed and Mrs; L. Degenhardt
ia; Reef, very near to Manly-on-Rewa. (illustrated lectures will be given by
The hull of the vessel and all the lum- ' R- S. wheeler of San Francisco and
ber in her hold are splintered and Carl Rath Jens of Hamburg. . C, Vogel
smashed and lying, about in all di-' sing Is manager of -the world, cruises.
rectlons; the poop is up high and dry
in one piece,' and the bow, barly badly
smashed ahd twhted; is lying Borne Ht
tl distance away; whilst between
them is a - mass of splintered wreck
a? e. " ; -y ' -
Fr'ojn the details obtainable it would
aypear that the Endeavor struck the;
reef at tow tide, broadside oh, and that
the reef -A practically' sliced the deck
clean off1 the hull, as the deck and
some of the load are . lying: farther
over on the reef than .the. fcnlL A rough
estimate 1 of the - amount of. timber
which will be 5 saved from the wreck
ItfelfIs about 70.000 feet,; Vi -;f
r Captain SW J.'McAllep," a navigator
Veil known Napon the coast and a visi
ter jto the Hawaiian Islands; recently
returned to -the mainland - from the
scene of the Vrec.k. '-. f -.;;-.;-;"''- i
" The story ' of the wreck as brought
by the Makura- is . to ; the effect ;t ha
afler the vessel struck the crew took
to tlrelr boats and landed on the Mam
bultlha reef, upon which the schooneir
had driven, a loafs crew being sent to
commnnicate the news of the wreck to
Suva, '.-Much ! of the cargo was Jettl
scned ; in van attempt to sate' the ves
sels but she began ,to break' ap? Subse
quently, the Endeavor.twhith was own
ed by George E. Billings, of San Frah
cieco, wassold as she Oy '.on the" reef
for 1750. Captain McAllep was com
modore of the George E ; Billlhgs
fleet-'. -;-'.'--,r.
:; The Ulahd- off . which the Endeavor
struck is t known to FI jians ' as Ngau
and is eight and a "half miles south
west of Nairat and 27 miles southeast
of: Ovalau. r It extends southeast' and
northwest eleven and a quarter miles
in length and six miles in breadth.' It
is surrounded by a' barrier reef or 38
nines crecnlt, ranging ihree
miles off ' the' Western side
lsnd. . There are'thtee cldsel j
ed but Intricate' chip ehtrances on the
northwestern side leading into a, shel
tered roadstead,' having 20 fathoms of
water', add' spreading "over -16 ' square
mlles The Endeavor 'was -'l68: feet 4
tnche a lona 37 ; feet six -: indies' beam
and had a 12 feet 8 Inches deptn of
hold. She was built by Hall Bros, in
1897 at Eagle Harbor. : ": J" " .
Piomlnent Steamship; Man Coming.
Sir James Mills, managing director
tc ;the; Union ; Steamship;:- is repot ted
as a passenger In theMatspn Naviga
tion liner Honolulan to arrive at this,
pOr early tomorrow morning,' and will
be one of a half dozen travelers wlfo
will tranihip to the Canadian-Austra-lah-
steamer?: Marama. destined s for
S jdrfey N. S.-, W. by. the way, of Sn va
and uckland; ; ! '-pt ''.; ; ; - -y ' f4'
Sir James Mills has been to England
and 'the continent on a btfsines mls
sioni It has ieen some months since
the, big- steamship' magnate , 'patsed
through Honolulu. At that tlmelt will
be remembered he- took' steps 'which,
rer.ulted in the effecting of airafflc ar
rangement between; the Matson line
and the Canadian-Australian service to
Ihe south seas.: ; Following the negotfa
tions it was then posisble fOr travelers
to purchase tickets aj San; Francisco
for Australia by the way of Honolulu
Instead of proceeding to ; a British.
Columbian port there to take steam
er for the colonies. ' '
Kier Commander of the,Cleveland.
I As'; forecasted in the Star-BuUetln
some weeks ago, Captain Dempwolf
as master of the Hamburg-American
excursion steamer has been superced
ed by Captain T, Kier. .- Captain
Dempwolf has been selected as : the
master of the biggest liner in the
Hamburg-American service, the Eu-
roDa. now unaer construction, ac-
cord ng to schedule, the Cleveland.!
with approximately' five hundred
round-the-world excursionists would
arrive at Port Said today. The Cleve
land Is due at Honolulu on January
23, remaining here forty-eight . hours,
then proceeding to San Francis-
Other Officers in the Cleveland in-i
rlnrtp- Vr Kmsp first nftlceri C. H
Dill, second officer; R. Schierlitz,
second officer; M. Mattlck, second of
ficer; Th. Herrmann, third officer;
H. Koch, fourth officer; Ch. Stehr.i
chief engineer; O. Breckmann, second
engineer: A. Jacobsen. third engineer:
W. Napker, .third engineer; H. Buhr,
third engineer; G. Purwitz, fourth en
gineer; Chr. Brockmoller, fourth en
gineer: A. Kempehen, fourth en-
gineer; H. GVrimmer, electrician; Dr.
A. Lubbert, first physician; Dr. C.
Fickert, second physician; Miss Ma-
rie Pless, trained nurse; D. Peinert,
(JAS. H.
Union Grill
Office, King Street, opp.
chief purser; P. Franzen, purser; d.
Brenneke, assistant purser; R. Zep
Ieln. provision master.. A. Sturm, first
chief steward ; A. llausechlld, second
t hlef. purser; A. Johannsen, chief
steward assistant ; V, Hansen,, . chief
steward assistant; F, Ruebke, chief
steward assistant;. O. Staack, chief
steward assistant ; M. Wolff, chief
cook; A. Slephan, first cookr M, Kum
mer.i first cook; ; E.' Cazln. leader" of
string , orchestra ; Schmerbauch, . wire
less operator. .. .v. v;:' ' v.-'.v ;-"4;.' -The
social directors are Mrs, M.
Paclfle, 3Tati Plana Are: Balked. '
; Vice President and General Mana
ger R. P. Schwerin or the Pacific Mail
on , arrival at San Francisco from an
extended tour of the' eastern cities, is
reported '; as" declaring that: the com
pany can hardly see its way clear in
spending 'some fourteen "million f doN
lars in the enlargement and improve
ment' of the service - In entering a
vigorous denial of the reputed"BalB"ct
the steamers Mr. Schwerin further
stated: '-;' y-pyv-'yi :;; : -. :
"Of course the' drastic law" passed
by Congress hits 4.he company's ambi
tious plans1 a' ard blow andr in my
opinion; also dea!i the 'best interests
of the coast T and: the American mer
chant ' marine a bad knock.! The Pa
cific Mail had ; obtained r bids - from
American : shipyards for .- four big
steamers to cost in the aggregate $12,
000,000. It "also intended - to'-." spend
between $1,500,000- and $2,000,000 on
the Korea, Siberia; Mongolia and Man
churia, its four crack trans-Pacific
liners, making certain ' changes in
view of their using the canal. It was
aimed to use these steamers in a fine
New York, San IjYanclsco and Orient
service. " All . these ; plan3 have been
cancelled. ' X yv'-;K ': V'.; -
"Owners of American shipyards tell
me - no concern in 'the; country,- save
the Pacific Mail, as asked them , - to
build: new j Bhlps for use through the
canal. - Other countries .aire preparing
ships for the. canal jbut the United
States is not, and it has prevented; the
one cbmpaiay; that ,wi3hed ; to do so.
But. the deed is done 'and 'that ends
n:yy;yotxxm-y'- -' c -"
; Schwerin says it: must be borne in
mind thaf the law has nothing to do
atfd energetfe enough to want to spend
about $14,000,000 from dolng so by de
nying it the use of the canal." ;
; k-'zs i i'. ! ..':.:.,;, .P5 -..;...-. . . -,; .
Xo Chinese Fla?
for Paclflf Mailer
;;No Chinese flag will float over; ves
sels In the Pacific Mall service,: ac
cording t6 the rather emphatic decla;
ration coming from .officers '- In the
liner ;NIle that called Sat; Honolulu
yesterday; afternoon en rpute f from
Hongkong by , way of Japan ports."
1, The story has been current in 4 the
far east and also on the mainland that
a ; powerful Oriental syndicate s had
been casting longing eyes on thefleet
Of palatial vessels-traversing the P
cific under the management of , the
Pacific Mail.t ;it was' stated that 'Chi-1
nese capital was available for. the pur
chase of a controlling 'interest in the
line:; .,:,-.; v- . X ; :;,; ;
In the east this story is scoffed at
and while denial is forthcoming from
Hongkong and Shanghai financial cen
ters ah equally -'strenuous refutation
of the story comes" from RC P. Schwer
inr vice- president and - general ; mana
ger of, Ihe Pacific' Mail, who' Is 'quoted
as iSaying, ''.V. know of no proposition
of the sort he said, There haa been
ho- talk 'whatever t of ' selling ' to the
Chinese or an'y other i foreign :;ihter
ests";.".v.. r'x ':, y ; y
' Schwerin : also ' denied that any
change was contemplated in the . man
agement of the Pacific Mail and de
clared that -no plans had? been ' ar
ranged for the disposition of the com
pany through the; failure .of - the "-railroads'
campaign r.gainst the -Panama
canal' act ' - 1 .'. ' ' . .";-; -r:::'
--::' .'.: -
Passengers' Arrived.
Per stmr. ; Mauna Kea from. Hilo
and .the ,way . ports A. Lusk, E. -' S.
Weller and wife, Parker' Dear J.de
arth Dear, Mrs. A. E,:Sims, .Jno.
Traynor, ; Mrs. Pederson, - Mrs. Duke
Young and child, L. Turner,; J." Dosen--thai,
H; A. Jaeger, A. A. Wilson, - Dr.
V. Norgard, C. McClenan,- Miss Eva
Keomau, F; G. Snow, wife,- and maid.
W. B. Hopkinsr wife and child, C.
1 itr-.ii - t ir.111. t - n..u
;YU'l"f; t . u.
i1 vune, w m w, ueuvut,
Rachael, ' Domingo Garlon.
'. .' la ;--,.'
Nile Departed at Early Hour.
Seven o'clock this morning saw.ihe
Pacific "Mail liner Nile steaming away
from Alakea wharf enroute to San
Franclsco. The Nile wa3 discharged
of 150 tons Oriental cargo during the
stay , at the port Six hundred tons
coal were placed aboard the .vesseL
One layover passenger sailed for the
coast in the Nile. A considerable
amount of mail for the mainland was
dispatched in the steamer. . ' v.
Phone 1281
ajid a paljuwiin tne company's existing service,
ofj the tsMBnVrif"has,T; fcer concluded, -"stopped
corfnet I the" only-Amfertcan company, ambitious
Spr til fable U ie'rrbMlV X
.. . Exthaagv) ;;
Tuesday. November 5. ,
HAS PEDRO Arrtvnl. November 4,
ScUxiif r Annlt U; Cajnibell, hencts
-Oct. 11, t'.'"-...--.,: v. : vj rl,:-y,
ASTOniAArrived, ot ember Bark i
r Albert; from Kaanapallj,-October 18.
. ; 1 AEROGRAM . yj
IJ..S. Aj T; Thomasdocks at Oceanic '
waarf from Manila at 2:Jo. m. to-
day" and sail for 1 San, FrancUco
- Wednesday at! 10 a, in. ? ; --;
S S. MAKURA- salt from quarantine ;
; for Victoria, at & p; m. today, r ;; f '
:-t 1 -
Temperature6 a.; m.f t;.S m..
77; 10 a. nu 78; 11 noon; 80. Mini
mum last night 74. - "
Wind a. mi velocity 10, E.: 8 a.
m velocity 11, N. E.? 10 a. m.t veloc
lty;12, E; 12, noon, velocity 7, N. E -Movement
past 24 hours, 216 miles.
Barometer at 8 a, m, 20.12. Rela
tive humidity, 8 a. m 56.i Dew-point
at 8 a, mv 60. Absolute humidity, 8 ;
a. m.,. 579. Rainfall,. T. 1
Rammed And Turned Turtle.
. SAN FRANCNSCO, Oct 23. Of the
many; teasels whlch.met with mishaps
cc the 'world's waterways durtry; the
last; week onjy' threes were Injured
while plying In Pacific coast waters,
on e of t he ves s e 1 t n r n f turtle af tc r
bingymrned. The week's mishaps
to vessels were - "
1 Schooner .-.Balboa fron Iquliue tzr
Columbia river, collided with brkrn-'
tl.he; KokO Healo.? north Car;.':r.. i
coast-Balboa losia; one rust; sc.:.:;
er ; Dauntless.- Honol'.;!u fc'r 1'crt
Bragg, rammed by ttearer St II;: -. 3
off Point-Arena, e!iht fc;t.cf. r-rt
quarter of Dauntless stove in; tz-' r
Argyll- rammed steamer Cu-!.;:.i c.i
por.t bow, latter turnsi tartl. cr-v
saved; U. S. S. Patterson struck red;
cT Newport' R. I., British t: : r
Lux, towed to Halifax, dlzatl.i t;
Norwegian steamer Boston; drtr;;- .
Beale, struck dredger off Nc: :: .
DeL, " damaging bow; Genr.r.n c'
Terpschore put back to.Etonh.v, r. . t
Inland3 with master ill; Brit!. v. : :
er Tinhow seized at llzW Iz I
libel for breach cc-.tr :t; :
tteamerl Pensore II::r,
Flowers Coce, L:'. ;
ish schooner Pc:r!::- ;-':.;
island, crew fivri; V 1.
Banes, sank f:rty miles c . C ; ;
teras, cre-A- sav; I
collier Arcthura; r
put into Ncv,T::t :
fire; Italian tl:
with coal tar;
- t
Va,Brithh s. r
fire whila lc- "
siierabla daz:.:; . :. . I c ..:
Llttls. H:.: :
On her raaUsn v:
Pacific,; which will'
t -
t3 1:
many, seas, the r.3.v u.-.::: ! :
enue cutter Unalja, C;- .
O. Crisp, left Hampton r
days ago. AhoaJ cf Vr.3 t::.: 1? :.
Government -craft-13 a run c " I .
nautical miles. " Frczx N:rr::; V
alga'goes .straight 'to C:Lra'.:a,r. ::
sufcseqent Itinerary i3 aa fc'.Io .: :
ta, Naples, Port -Sal J, Aim, C.
Sicgapore, Manila and Yc'.;o.a::: . I
thence to this Coa3t.' It 13 f. :ur: It :
tha.Unalga will make the trip in 1.
hours (peventy-six days ar.i t'-':.ty-one
houVs) actual steaming tl.r.?. It.
Ia estimated that the will turn 1 . )
tons of coal for the trip, ccstlr..; ; " : ).
In addition will be - the cnr.al c . 5.
amounting to 2541, end cth?r c.ir:n
ses. The decision to fl ths c.tt:r
to Alaska by way of t . j Cuez Cnr.al
Instead of through the 'C trait cf Magel
lan, was based wholly r :n tno coat
The saving r fuel. T' 3 r.:y cralt la
1P0 feet ; over all 3 Z i z 2 1 6 1 r. : h : 3
beam and -17 feet 6 inches d3;ih. Her
armament consists of four six-pour. !sr
machine; guns, : In addition to srr.all
arms for the crew, which numter3
sixty-two men exclusive of the. 0 .11 cers.
Inter-Ufand Sallin;s This Day.
Inter-Islana steamers leavlns - for
various porta today. Include the steam
er Iwalani which sailed for Mahukona
Kawaihae and Hawaii ports shortly
after ; noon hour staking a fair sized
cargo of supplies and merchandise.
.The steamer ;NlIhna Is to sail over
the 'Koeau route touching at Wind
ward Kauai porta this evenlns;
The steamer Kinau with a few cabin
passengers and a full cargo 13 sche
duled to depart . at five o'clock thi3 ,
evening for the usual ports of call on
Kaual -yy-i ',.. -.y ''
For. Maul, Molokal and Lanal pofls,
the Makahala. is getting away at five
o'clock taking a fair list of passen
gers nd a general cargo.; .K r "
. With freight, forr- Kilauea, :Kanar
only the steamer Noean has been
placed on the boards for dispatch this ;
evealng ' V -::". :'-. r-.
Harbor Notes.;.;': "'-.;-v - - " ' '
Following - the discharge of a - full
shinment of , lumber, ' the 'American
schooner ;; Prosper was dispatched
from Kahului for Puget'iSound ports .
on last Saturday. The. Prosper sailed
in ballast ' 'y
ese liner Chino Mam is - reported to .. Ill
have arrived at San Francisco at; an .
early, hour yesterday morning. ,
The horse transport Dix departing
from Honolulu on Act ;25 has reach- ;
ed Seattle according to cables recelv-.
ed here. The ; dix was discharged of ;
five thousand tons Japanese coal dur f
ing.the stay at this port. :...;v;y
" -' " v r-'-. .. - ' .. -C'V x,
Hilo Shipping, .vr , ? , ';v :
Deep sea windjammers still ' await
a berth at .Hilo wharf, . pendinsr the '
departure of sailing vessels now load-
Ing or discharging cargoes there. .', ' - .' '

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