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; f irwa: HONOLULU STAU-BULLETIN, MONDAY, XOV. 10, 1913. r?3 WASHINGTON SOCIETY yy'.-'y-r, ' - - Tel. 1281 tl (Special JStar-BalUUn Correspondence ffiBUFHEBiCK iiiiinli f?--y-n - -! Janes n. Love i i?nfnnnnrii unnnr i v WASHINGTON: , J), a Oct. ZB. ,1 7 r.; Cri-DELA 7M7' C ales, accompanied by heavy seas, retarded the progress of. the Oceanic liner Sierra in the voyage from San Fracclsco -to Honolulu. The veEsel err cared off ;the; : quarantine '.JIne tLcrtiy after 9 o'clock - this morning and te fore II o'clock was moored at ; a Icrth at the Oceanic wharf. , ':,'. , Ceveral hundred' tonspf navy and , crruy equipment carried on the after deck was a prey of a succession of mountainous seas that swept the yes . r. tl.- Wtile vast quantities of water were el ipped, no material . damage .was done to the cargo 4 - Friday, and 'Saturday .were rather strenuous days for passengers on the Sierra. The v weather; conditions: we ce r uch that the travelers ' were obliged to remain within doors. -7,':7777-v That the season for employes in orchards and vineyards on the coast Lea crai a to a clase was'"borne out by the large number of Spanish', and Portuguese who returned to ' the islands as steerage passengers In the Sierra. The vessel brought 85 cabin and 43 steerage travelers. s A Email percentage of the ; cabin I zz senders are listed as tourists. The majority cf the passengers are kaa mianas who have been spending the tv.mmer months on the mainland and alar.g-the Pacific coast v-;1v' "' One of, tne largest consignments of mail to be received here in avnum her cf months arrived in the Sierra in the 475 sacks delivered to , the local postal authorities. 7 -'"" Work was begun on the discharge cf ICG3 tons of general cargo as soon as -the vessel came to a berth at the wharf. In the shipment, are eight au- The Sierra will be disnatched for' San Francisco at noon on Saturday, f The bookings at the Oceanic ofiice In dicate that a fair-sized list' or passen gers will depart fo? the mainland in the vessel - -" .; Miller May Take Hand at Salvage. ; Capt. Frederick Miller, veteran fckipper and salvage expert,' has de cided to take a hand In the refloating cf the distressed bark S. C. Allen, ftranded off. Diamond Head. K. Mat tumoto, who recently purchased . the wTeck for $4600, has succeeded in sav ing a considerable portion of the lum ber Stowed below decks. It is esti mated that, about 110,000 Xeet cf ma terial have been ' rafted ashore. , It ig-planned to fill the space formerly occupied by. the lumber with empty cascline drums, 'ttese to befastened to the bottom, with ' the expectation that the vessel may be raised from IS inches to two feet with .the rise of the tide- Two five thousand ton an chors are - to be planted, to which cables will be attached, and upon these a constant and powerful strain Is "to be maintained. "Captain Miller lias expressed confidence. In the pos fvlbility of 'removing the bark . from the berth on the, coral to a place of safety within . the harbor. - .t-. ' ' :' - ' fa -r r'-i-. -:: ; Stevedore Met "Death In Alaskan. ;:v ' Falling' to a considerable distance ; Into the hold of the American-Hawaiian freighter Alaskan, Ciciaro Valder--itiaii; a 'stevedore In the employ t McCabe, Hamilton & Renny, received Injuries late Saturday evening ; which resulted In his death..- While engaged in replacing a hatch, .Vaidennan lost ; hl3 balancei and .dropped to the bot ftcra cf the hold.,. The Alaskan was about to sail for 3an Francisco by the war of island ports when the ac- cldent occurred.'- i::- . To Call for Bunker Coal. . y ' v J . - The Inter-Island has beenadvlsed that the British freighter rEccIesia, with lumber, in .transit from .the Co lumbia .river to Australia, may be ex pected tocai; at Honolulu tomorrow, for the purpose of taking on t about : S00 tons of bunker coal. -The. Ecclesia ' ias been here on ' several occasions fcrineine xarcoes of coal for local inv ". porters! . The vessel will be given a uick dispatch for the coiomes. : i : ' Ea I ' y . .All Inter-Island steamers returning to the port yesterday brought, small vJ!sts of-passengers. -: V YtD CAIISEB DAMAGE 7:7-777.-- , 777n 7 Kk A Are which threatened to destroy the entire valuable, cargo carried In the Pacific Mail liner Manchuria, dute to arrive at Honolulu this afternoon, required the combined efforts of offi cers and crew tc subdue before it ;was completely extinguished. . The fire Is reported through ad vices -received to day to t have . occurred ; while ' the big steamer ,was' proceeding through : the Inland Sea of Japan,' from Kobe to Nagasaki . v v--- '; ' y A 'relessly thrown ( cigarette ; tSy one of the members of the crew Is re ported to have started the blaze,' that was finally; confined to one compart ment of the ' spacious hold. A portion cf "the,- freight stored ; In one ; large ccTmpartment -. was thoroughly soaked by water- A watchman is said' to have heen. attracted , by the smell of I smoke and , quickly sounded a general alarm,? which, brought'- officers ""rand crew - to ' immediate' attention. The Manchuria is supplied with a com plete fire fighting equipment, ;which. in the recent trouble Is declared to have proven very satisfactory. s I , f f riSSE!fGIXS AHEITED Per O. S. S. Sierra from San Fran cisco For Honolulu: . Warren E. ' Al ston,' Mrs. , Alston; Mrs, 'Edna 'JDeau mont, . Miss Dorothy Beaiimoht, "Miss M,' J4 Blake, F. K Bolton, ' Jas. E. Boyle, Mrs. Chas. A. Brown, Rer. Collins G. , Burnham, Mrs.- Burnham, H. Cushman Carter, ' Mrs. R, S. Chap man, ThosCcllins.V; W. Croxton, Mrs. F., N. Dalton, -.; Miss Dalton, F E. Davis, Mrs. Davis, D. W." Donald, M- Dowsett, H. Dusang. Rev.' A. A. Ebersole, 'Mrs. J. Ellas and.Infant, IL ;D. Elliott, "A; J. Elmes. ' J P. Far ley, ; Mrs. Farley, Miss Farm, " Mrs. W, U Frazee, E. H. Hamakau, A. S. Hey ward, V E. : Humboldt, T. - T. Hughes, v Airs.1 Hughes,. ;-MIssV.- A. Hughes, ; J. M. Johnson, b Mrs. John son, M. G. - Johnson, T. C, Johnston, Mrs. Jcflnston, , C H.-Jorgeson,, Henry Koch,' Mrs. Kpch, :. G.A-McDermott, H, -L.;MfcLain," .Mrs. M; E. Maddern, J. Marino. Mrs. Marino, Master Geo. Marino, Miss ' Lena . Marino, : Miss Mary.; Marino, - Mfss' Rose - Marino, Master Tom Marino, H. B.'Marlner, T. CV Manlowe, Mrs. Marlowe, - Miss il. Marlowe, 'J.Medeiros, R.- R. 'Morse, E. Mcses, Mrs. Moses, MissM. H. Moses, - J. E. Nicholson, . J. R. Parker, R. E. Parkinson, Miss Edith Peacock, R.' Poehlmann," A. ' Randall, Miss S. Robertson, G. B. Robinson.'.1'" Mrs. E. Rosa, L. Rosa, Miss M. Rosa, - Miss Clara Schafer, Antone Schnerr, ;"W. Searby, Mrs. C. r A. Simmons, 1 1. J. Smith, f Mrs. Smith, D, F. Sullivan, Douglas Swan, Mrs. Swap, Mrs.M. Tavares and Infant, J. E. Thornton, Dr. St D. G. Walters, u Miss Merced Walton, C. W. .: Welckel, i. A; N. Wayne, C Weissman, - Mr. Williams, A. H. Yoder, Mrs. Yoder. v ; s Per Claudine; Nov. 9.- T Cockett, A, CR. . Warner and wife," Mrs. Gal bralth, E. E. Brunei F. E, Howes,' C. ET Willing. Y.' rwataj Baba' Mrs. ,Car borge and 1G deck,'-' ' .';'-':- ! '; - Per W. G.' Hall, Nov. 9.Mra.: J. Davis and child," Henry Ho, Mrs. F. Delaert, F. C. Lyser, E. Lorell, George Haggarty and 25 deck., v 4 : : ; - T :. Per Mikahala, Nov. 9. Lee Ping, Salkl, Mrs! M. Poaha and Infant, Y..U. Hing, A. ftSmythe,' TameKIochea 'and 12 deck. ' ; :: :i yMyy:: 4- - "' - i' AERIYED I Sunday, November 9." ' x Maul, Molokal and - Lanai J ports Mikahala, sUv a. rh. ; V P ' ?v j- Ivaual ports WV Q."iU, str., a, m. I i Monday, November 10, ' San Francisco Sierra, O. S.r S.t a, m. ' ; ; ' . - . , , .RING UP 24 LORRIN.K,' SMITH FURNITURE AND PIANO a. . v ' off mm WMtl iThe veteran bark 'Albert, for years a familiar figure ; in island shipping in the 'transportation, of 4 sugar, and later In the carrying of lumber car goes from the, S6und to the island . of Hawaii.; is reported today as soon to pass' from' the control of H.Hacls- feld & Company to the Charles Nel son Company.--.';? f w?A'fykJ : . The transfer of ; the' bark, built In the year 1890, to the' coast: shipping cenjpany, probably ; means, that the vessel iwlll be peraJanently withdrawn from the island : service to enter Jnto another class of. trade.. -';';' "' -"', The. Albert Is now Jon the' Sound, where the bark has been given a gen eral overhauling. . Of late years v the Albert : has been confined .to? a route that : included frequent , voyages' be tween Puget, Sound; and- Kaihia, Ha waii, j It has ; been, some time since the-windjahimer-made -anj appearance at iionoiuju, l ne . AiDert.- is : a rpri. Biakeley - built vessel and the predic tion Is made that the bark - Is yet good ; for; many years of service. It is understood .that the kelson com pany ' will ' employ the vessel In v the foreign lumber trade, ' While tha deal has not been closed, representatives t)f H. Hackfeld & Constated this mornlhg that the vessel was likely to ' change hands within a few ,weeks. ' Whether the Charles Nelson Company ; on ,i the coast will become the new owners of the. bark yer remains - to ., be; , deter mined. -., ' '' . ;: ' ' ' :.y y .. ;': Helene Here With Lumber. 1 Twentyrnlnet 'days-from Port Blake ley." with a shipment " of lumber , to the order of Allen I &! Robinson, the schooner :: Helene is an arrival : at the port today. ;The vessel met with faif weather' after clearing the Straits of ucat The Helene? was . given . a prompt' pratique : and was sent to the Allen & Robinson , wharf to dls- ... 00RBI0TES - 'Arrangements may be, made where by a mall .will be dispatched from the Islands to Australian picrta i In ) the British steamer. Ecclesia, due to ar rive here tomorrow for the purpose of taking on J bunker coal. ' - y ln departing i for - Maui ports this evening an animal s show in which a number of horses, dogs, monkej's and cats will take part, will proceed . to the Valley Island In the steamer Clau dine. Sam Weller, the theatrical im presaricvwin play the attraction over the "rattoon circuit.", ' : . - y k v The steamer X) . G. Hall completed a special trip from Kauai ports yester-dar-1 The '.vessel returned with 'a few passengers and ' a general cargo. VESSELS TO AND - V: V C FROM THE ISLANDS Special Cable to STerdianto v . --Exchange - ;' ' ' " ' ' Mondav, Not.. 10. . : I' PORT HARFORD' Arrived, Nov. 9, S.S. W. F..Herrin, from Kaanapa - II Nov. l. - . SAN FRANCISCO Arrived. Nov. 10, I p. m., S.S. China, hence Nov.? 4.; PUGET SOUND Arrived. Novr iO. U.S: str. Ringold. hence Oct 31. HILO Sailed, or.I8,i S.S. Seiyo Maru. f or Manzanillo. . YOKOHAMA 'Sailed. Nov. 10, S.S; PIle;'f6r Honblulu'(2-days late). SEATJLEf Uf, Sailed, Nov.-8 S!S. Hy t. ades, for Honolulu. v. ; - MOVING A SPEClALtY. JL. -- . : Nuuxna and "Quaen.. 8trits hi Two ' charming- r women, - representa tives of former' administrations, are In Washington lust 'now. and a third will be here within a tew days. , JMri. Franklin MacVeagh, who 'is in Dub lin; Is : expected at her 4 home in - the Avenue of the Presidents shortly, and Mrs. George Vonr L. - Meyer,, and,, her daughter. Misa ' Julia Meyer) are spending a ' 'week i at " the - Shoreham. While here. : they will see Lieutenant Christopher . Raymond P Rodgers,. U. S. N.- and Mrs. 4 Rodgers, Settled 1 In their tew home at 1619 Nineteenth street,". Mrs. Truman iH. : 1 KewbertyM left Washington at -tioon . today after hav ing" spent several days, at .he Ner Wmard.'rv With heir.. Is Mrs." Thomas thatcher : ot .New - York; and ; they are en route .front!; the Virginia; Hot Springs - to their respective 1 homes; Mr. ; and Mrs. Newberry, ; win agaTn leave Detroit next month," and. en No vember 29, will call from . New; York on the Adriatic to spend the winter Irt Egypt ' Their daughter. Mrs! Frank W. Brocks.: Jr.,' of Detroit formerly Miss iCarol Newberryy Will no accom pany . them, 'i being detained y In this country, by " her six-months-old t "daugh ter, who requires, .her, care. .. , . f.yy .' .The retiring 'military attache of the French embassy. Count de Chambrun, with the Countess de Chambrun and their children, who have" been for the last; month In ..Cincinnati: wlthMrs. Susan ' Loagwofth,;"are saIIIng '.'. this week on - La Provence, for France. Count de Bertier de Batmghy, who will succeetx ,uount ae ijnamDrun, win oe here taa few weeks!i ':'". '.. ,' -:: rs. Lbhgworth gate a' large recep. Uoii.Frldav last at Rookwood, herein cinhati home, for - the" benefit" Tof lier soa-in-iaw and daughter. Count, and Countess '.de Chambrun, v-v v j t v rMrsHenry F Dimock is having the Scott, circle residence" which she has leased put In order 7 for occupancy. i ne nouse,. originally buiw. by former Senator 'Cameron, has aybollroom and has' had jas tenants Mrs.: Stuyveant Pish of New York and. mere lattely ex-Secretary Meyer and family. ? V X " Miss . Frands , Moore. will i not-; be a aeDutante here pe coming winter, as she had ' anticipated, aa Mrs.1 Clarence Mbore lllTnbt ' ,opea Vtcer: JTassaehu setts, a venire resld.ence- and will Tspend the ; wlntf r..in Euro; traveling with her: vounar ' famllv: - y'.y y : -fA I -Lieut: Coif Stepheu ,llL;siociimU. S.; A!, an4 . MraiJalocum" entertained MaJ. Gen.' Lebierd - Wood. v TJ. S. A- Lveut C6L Sir 'Alfred f E. Coddringtoa qt therttJshrtH J, lady:Coddrngton and Miss. Coddiiyigton and Capt-'J. It U Phillips' of ihe Coldstream Guardi, and others at dinner.; ; .V ; : 4 1- senator -Henry ?n Lippitt ; and his son, Mr. Henryj Llppitt and daughter, Miss J ranees , Llppitt have returned from a short trip to Europe', They are at 'their farnr In' Cumberland for t a time before coming here for the winter.;- V''i :- ; ' . i-i V 'fc f . -' --,,- ." - , '" ' "; -c y The; commandant qt? the " marine corps and Mrs. BIddle ; gave a dinner at the Chevy; hase, Club In complt rae'nt to MrsU Baileyr' wife of Naval Constructor Bajey of . New York, , who la now their, guest - Major Low, Mr. and Mrs." Power ot, New - York-; and AlaJor.PaSsqn Were other guests, v ; -' ' r;"- ' .':..-,.-'-" :-;y ''-. v--.-.-'-' .The Secretary of War and Mrs. Gar rison. Walter C. Pedlgo and Mrs Ped- Igo and Brig. Gen. Weaver cf the coast' defense "corps left for New York and win sail from there 'for Panama, and will be away 'unUl November 10. T -vv-X :J 'Jyh 4e : -; 4 ' ;v yyyyy. Mrs.' Robert ,W. Patterson, who re cently returned, from V a .-short trip abroad,' haa returned to Chicago.' Mrs. Patterson will come, as nsual:to this city. 'later in, the season to open her heme on-Dupont circle. ' '-' :; ;v.-ir-;,5":.'.' ' Mrs. Robert Wallach, wife of Capt Wallach, . U. . S. A-. who was (the guest of her, mother-in-law; Mrs. -Wallach, In I street, has igone to Hamilton, Mass, to, visit her mother, Mrs. Henry Cleve land PerkInsC!f??v f : -rK y'Vif.- --' y- ' " -rU Mr. ' David Jayne " Hill is in New York,- having arrived from Europe this week. It Is unaerstood that the for mer ambassador and Mrs. Hill and Miss HIII wll spend the coming winter in this city. y - -. ' The Assistant Secretary of War and Mrs. Breckinridge have taken an apart mem on Wyoming avenue and are es tablished there. : ' t ' . I 's --':: : 'r: ' ,;i . Mrs. iUalnbndge-Hoff, formerly of Washington, is visiting her son. Com mander Batatridge-HoIT, at the Naval Academy. j- :'" -w : . Mrs. Thomas F.Walsh is a gues of the Secretary of War and Mrs. Garri son on' their tftp to Panama, -. 4 a.. . : . . Much, rough Weather was !met by the Inter-Island steamer Claudine in re- tu rhing from the Mani " ports yester day.' ; . - .- Oahu fell off half a point in a sale of . 5 shares at 11.50 on this morning's board, ' where no other sugar stock was in evidence. - Brewery maintained 21.50 for two lots of 50 shares each. Cv R. & L. fives held at nar for $1000. Altogether it was a hardly worth while session, but rather por- would "properly be submitted. Like tended atfother week of depression, wise as to the, statements attributed i - B II I III II IIIBI I. I M it II J y-mi (Continued trom age one) organke' "his 4 department : Several considerations, quite ulterior ; to; the investigation itself, -such ? as a res;-catlon- already acted on that of Detective- Manuel 4 Olsen rand another resignation now submitted that bl Detective Robert SWiden have made a' reorganization necessary. : But the iwilnt is; McDuf fie says . he Is hot 'go ing to attempt to drive' from the de partment the men who sought his Tm dclng. v-; ' ' , '-: i:Kv y-. y, 'All the persons officially concerned In the: investigation by : which, Is meant Sheriff Jarrett, Deputy Attorney-General Smith, Captain of detect ives McDuffle and tils attorney, E,' C Peters'expressed ; themselves this morning as glad that the matter had ccme to an end. The sheriff and. the deputy attorney general believe the Course they ; have taken Is the only fair one." :'--; ' The next 'case to be taken up will be .that of Detective , John R. KeUett, also represented by Attorney Peters. Smith is of the opinion that the evi dence, "against him 13, much stronger than was the evidence against McDut fle, and: consequently he ; expects to proceed t with It ; before the - commis-sion.- An appeal for & hearing before that ' body has already -been noted. Sheriff Jarrett is Glad, f 'U f I i : V v 7 Sheriff Jarrett was all smiles - this nibrhrng.'andZ didn't" hesitate to say that he was glad that the Investiga tion had come to ltjs conclusion with the entire thing, so far as McDuffle is concerned, settled He was pres ent yesterday morning during the en tire 1 conference; j and.- v according to Peters, he acted . fairly . throughout answering whatever ? questions t were put to" him with candor. " . ' , ' Z1- . "I am glad it Is all over.. said Jar rett I reinstated McDuffle - this morning .'on the recommendation of Smith. . -There are no hard feelings between us. I still look to McDuffle as my. friend. C I. allowed .the investi gation to proceed because the charges had been made and because I felt that It .was the, only proper thing under the circumstances. But I never took an active part in the investigation. ,Now that it .Is all over and McDuf-. tie is back on the job," we will have a talk together "and : a few changes in his department 'may be piade. I have promised Detective Swaden to place of lnspectcr of weights and measures, a position made" vacant ' by ; the death of Officer AbreuA It will be necesslry for him to take a 'civil service, exam ination. 'V i Ho will, however,- tak the posi tion at once and the- examination later." 'V-rZ-'-' '--h; v-.-. - McDuf fie on . the Jobw i - f ,X ; ' Jarrett - was , asked If the complete authority t over - the V detective depart ment, vested ; by him In McDuffle, Vlll be withdrawn. 5 He said:. '' I have no such plan- It may, be, as we1 talk tilings over: we will see rt .nf vi,nv nf anv PTrpnf the fib mentioned. s?r r..-- ': McDuffle appeared a few minutes refore 9 o'clock at the' office cf the sheriff and was simply; told ' that? he was rclnstat'ed. Word- to this effect had been sent to the civil service cbn mlssloners so "that no meeting ;for a hearing; was - necessary." V . " ' : '' - MI am glad the thing is over " said McDuffle. , "It came out Just as I predicted.: Yesterday, when Mr. Smith met us, he gave; me ' the opportunity I- wanted to explain away the charges. Mr. Smith was very fair; the same was true of the sheriff. .? Mr. Smith took up ohe'eharge after another; and I" simply fold him my side "of them." Attorney Asks Fair Play. , 4 v vCoramentlnff on the outcome of the case, Attorney E. C. Peters made the following statement: V v . - -; -4 The. decision of Sheriff Jarrett to reinstate Chief McDuffle was not un expected. The evidence disclosed by the investigation admitted of no other coriclilslon. . Deputy Attorney-General Arthur, G. Smith in his dual capacity of linvestigator. and 'advisor secured and submitted to the'sherif f such evi dence as was; procurable and gave it as, his opinion that it was not suffi cient Justification, for McDuf fie's sus pension; Hencei: the decision of the sheriff. - '. ';,'' ; y? '; ' " '-'; - ; . .'rThe attitude of the Advertiser, however, as discibsed by its morning columns, is to be: regretted, lit places Itself In the position of appealing to Its readers from the decision of the deputy attorney-general and imputing, to' say 'the least,: rank error of : Judg ment on the part 'of that officer In advising; Sheriff Jarrett that the evi dence was Insufficient to place before the Honolulu: Civil Service CommIs-4 sion. .:- ;.;v'.- ., ,. .' :;,; --'-. The 'evidence 5 submitted by ;the Advertiser . this morning wasknown both to it and to Mr. Smith. Mr. Smith "decided 'Hhat it was 'Insuffi- cfent, . It might appeal to the gossiperJ or slanderer, but certainly not to Aim who understands that evidence In the main roust be within the knowledge of the vWitness and worthy of belief. Evidence 'which is unworthy of be lief is : of no greatef value" than no evidence at all. And the considera tions of the deputy attorney-general vrere necessarily and could only be based ; upon "evidence within the knowledge of th9 witness and worthy of belief, When he decided that there was not soiiicient evidence to place cation of McDuffie's suspension, his Dtiore me comiB lasioners bs juswii- decision amounted to the statement that assuming all the evidence to be true there1 was not sufficient, or such evidence as was worthy of belief was insufficient. Because, for instance, if Mr. Smith " believed the evidence of the Korean spy as to the facts related t then the Korean s evidence In which U, combined h HAWAIIAN STAR, established 1S3J. and the EVENING BULLETIN. esUbilshed J8S2. Issued' Dally and Seal-V. eekly fcy - :vf Published Com .": 'v :: i-a -v Photo-Engravers. . .;;. ' ""vJa WALLACE R. PAERINGTON. . . .General Business Manager 2JE3IBER ASSOCIATED l2irS3. FLAT" RATE, DISPLAY ADVERTISING OVER 20Ci INCHES......... (Preferred PoslUoo 20) .......... .. ................ .2Qc PER INCH ' ( . LEGAL AND TRANSIENT RATE, l Hrst Insertion . , " CLASSIFIED, One Cent per word 33 eetts Ter line rer weeic '. v MAIN OFTICES . . . . . 1059 ALAKEX STREET Telcphone Editorial Booms SISSjr Sisacn C.lre :.,:3 BRANCH OFFICE : v. Telephone 2ZZ . SUE5CEJPTI0X KATE3I : t- ' ' ' , DAILT STAR-CULLLTIN :. Per Month, 'ajsywhera la tlalted States Per Quarter, anywhere la United States Per Year, .anywhere la United States.. Per Year, postpaid, foreign ... :'U,yp- 7yy SEMI-WEEKLY- STAR-BULLETIN ; f c . -.. ' Per Six Montlxs l.O Per Year, anywhere. In United States.". . ....... ............... Pex Year, anywhere la Canada S.C3 Per Year; postpaid. areiga ...... . . , . ... . . . ....... .C ) Auircss all CcsastlcaCons to IlcrI-'.a to Swaden and Apana. But If 3mithUuch a: thing, that I hJ rever told did not believe the statements of the, him anything to lead him to believe Korean or Swaden or Apana, then the evidence of those gentlemen was of no greater Value than no evidence at all- -'.-.:: . -;: f -: ' J - Mr. Smith was agreeable to the Advertiser as an Investigator. It had his confidence and he had the back ing and support of Its columns. .The fact that It presumed to: publish all the evidence that'was submitted yes terday behind 'dosed doors" shows that It knew or was informed of the ftvidpncA nrpHPntpd to Mr. v Smith. Furthermore, It was accorded every 5 proceedings I propose to institute." faculty .in presenting to him the evi- That was all ha had to say, but it dence which it claimed through It3.6eei3 to be very signlucant aifnrtal oolntnna n nnet - Tho In.I ChLlIngWOrth Saidr vestlgator of , its iChoice decided that the evidence was insufficient . v .The parties to that decision were . the sheriff and McDuffle. y And in the spirit of fair play aud substantial Jus tce. Is not McDufflee entitled to that decision ,'and that the .Advertiser abide by.it?" : ... ,-'?.: ;r" - EyIdenceotXFurnfi!3?d:.- Wy , - Attorney Smith made the follow ing statement . to the . Star-Bulletia this morning: ? - - ,r - - -"I tried to put myself In the posi tion of the civil , service commission hearing the : case, .- and came to the conclusion;: that; I . had . not sufficient evidence When met. by Mc Duffle's explanation thereof to make me .'. certain that . the commission, a full hearing, would sanction a discharge or a reduction in rank of McDuffle. - The ' explanations made by the captain , of : detectives were not wholly . satisfactory,; for' the jfact re mained that during McDuSe's admin istration these : large gambling games did run. And some ; games . would start up .again Immediately after be ing raided by McDuffle. , ; ; ,As soon as Deputy Sheriff Rose took charge and "started to close up these games,-the remarkable thing about' It all was that: those games .which were impossible to raid,- such as the Ah Hoo game, closed down and have remained closed ever since. "There was not-a bit of direct evi dence which would Justify .anything in the way of a criminal . charge against : McDuffle. " The - whole thing resolved . Itself down: lhto a ' question of competency. I was'perhaps influ enced in my position; by the fact that McDuffle - will now have to - see that these games : frotn which - he Is al leged to have received money, remain closed, or explain. .why they are nqi closed. Mt has been shown that the larger - games can" be stopped in; Ho nolulu and ' that a wholesome fear of the-detective department has a good deal to do with the question of wheth er the games shall run or not. . Mc Duffle .will have a chance to keep up the: record set by Mr.' Rose or explain why he does not.' ; There Is some i question whether all, the large gambling games"; have been1' suppressed. ... Statements have been made that there are a 'number of them : now : running full blast , m the city., The Star-Bulletin has been tofti that a number of games have not been raided. .: .:;:'; . . : ; f.MYBE INPIBEM -r (Continued from page oner" was responsible for bis suspension on a charge cf drunkenness. -"And then again,"; he 'added, "I wanted to get my Job back, and a reporter on' the Advertiser gave me to understand that If I made such an affidavit my 1ob would be given back to me. .Ac cordingly, a day. or two after J was reinstated I swore to the affidavit Before I did so I saw that ' It con tained ' statements which I knew nothing aboutsuch as the one that A. M,; Brown, Charles r ChlllingwoTth and McDuffie were ; getting money from the gambling games. I told fhe reporter that I knew nothing about i ovn?- mil r; 'tvt k . . . MERCHANT- STREET . .... .....$ .75 : ....... J. .................... 2.C3 12.C3- rZzzil Zl:zlz. 7. II. any such thing; but he tdi ne it was all risht, tsli na to go ahc i and sign it, which I did. I never real the affidavit all through. I enly read the 'leading lineal cn the pc?s.T Just what action Is bing ccntem plated by Brown and Chlillnrsvcrth U not. disclosed today. But that seme action U to be taken la lnilcted by Brown's few word3, which were: Court , Procseiins Intimated. "1 prefer not to make any stats-, ment at. this 'time in view cf future ""This is the ' greatest ploca cf unfairness-1 'have ever known." Ohsen. satJ today he had signed the that soon after ivit. h!ch was executed in the attcrr.ey- :z or al's oce, he called en Dc;uty A:tor ney'general Smith and cs'ci that it be returned to him. The reazen ha gave was that many of the Elata- re'Eats lir- U' c-rtTiiati o?Ll that he fe.ired ft wou'.! go hard v.Ith t'.r.i if he did not recover tha a.T.avit. Al.ir Smith 'had stricken out tha r '3 cf the aidavlt which --C.-tn .':rcl were' fatee, he 'returned ll to C!.;cn. The latter says ha toc'x It to a Chi nese restaurant and de:trcyed IL Olsen Tel! About A.';:: ult The appearance tLli rzcrzlzz in the Advertlser.of this affidavit which tad been returned to him by :r.ith camo without warning to Ol3en. Ha Elys that whon he, denied, the truth cf many portions of the Instrument, and one copy,wa3 returned to him, he de stroyed it and believed that that ended the - matter. 7 "I took the" affidavit to a Chinese restaurant and burned it up." ha said. ' "1 was suspended from duty about September 17, and socn after that I was met by a reporter cn the Adver tiser," said Ol3en; thIs' mornL-.?, la explaining why he'slzned the Li3trt ment. "He talked with me about the charges against McDuffle, asked me what I knew about the ring, etc - . -.'"T-jtoldv him I didn't want to make a statement, and he replied that I didn't have to. But soon after I met him and, we talked some more abcut the charges. It was understood then that I was to "make a statement and t be' reinstated. I think It was the day following this that I met the 'reporter 5 nd he told tne fhatl was to go to rork. . I also met Detective Swaden, who; was working with, the reporter, and he told me t was to report for work.' 7'; -7 ,-7 , 7 7 ? . 7 )., ; ; . 1 ""After' this they ' took me to an at torney's: office and the attorney In formed the reporter tht they had al-; ready beea sent 1 We then went to the Advertiser oifice, and I belleve.lt was there, the affidavit was -foundV I did not see it, however, until we reach- ed-the attorney-general's office. 7 -' -.-Didn't ;Read Document Through. ' " . ; '"There,' ia the. presence of Attorney-general Thayer, I was given the affidavit, v There -were three copies. I was handed one to read, but only tead tue leading lines. ; I thonght.lt was all i- rlght-that .the facts in It were as I had given them to the re--porter.-1 Once, however, I saw; some-, thing which ; I knew I had not said, and I called the reporter's attention to; it, but he replied, saying: 'It's all ' right; go ahead and sign It.' So ;I signedlt and swore to JtT 7 7 He goes jpa to state that a may or two later he called on: smith and asked that the affidavit be given back to htm,, '?SmIth surrendered tthe three cdpies, he says. '-.- 7-7-; - '7"ir - y: ' 1 ' The new frontage tax law will form the discussion at the"" meeting of'the KalmakI Improvemehf - Club "fn-the. Liliuokalani; school, Kafmukl, at 7:S0 o'clock this evening. T.' M. "Church. president -of the organisttion, S. Ss Paxson, and Senator A. P. Judd :wfll . read papers, dealing with the subject. , and a general discussion by the 'mean . bers of the club win follow. . Affur. remninin for 'a 4 number of months at Hilo and along the coast of Hawaii, the steamer Kaiulanl . ls an arrival at Honolulu with a small ship ment of cattle, 30 cords "of firewood and 40.000 paving blocks. The Kalu- lani will go. into drydock before ; re turning to Hllo.. 77 , 7 7 7 -. -' .- , -