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knife, I woiue application of pood ene to a common want. Emerwn. " , SPORTS, "CLASSIFIED AND SHirVlKQ HONOLULU, TERRITORY ' OF IlXWAI frllTIBSDAY, APRIL 5, 1917. O TJAUI DDSIiv'ESS IVIIliBE STOPPED IF ? ; .mam host Valley Island's Enthusm Has Enlisted Entire Plantations Appeal to Army Authorities to Allow Camp at Keahua Polo. "Field Heads Come to City (SpHl fur BalMia CvrrMpaaltara) WAILUKU. Maul. April 4. If the ' National Guard moklllzatioc order takes the Sd Regiment to Honolulu, Industry on Maul , will all but stop. The situation Is so serious that CoL Frank Baldwin, Capt R. P: Harbold. V. 8. A, and Mai. Penhallow char tered a sampan last night and departed to Honolulu in an effort to hare the order rescinded or modified. If tlie Man! rniM.mpn r. lr.l to leave the Island work on the Pun- nene clanfAtinn ih i. in , ritorv m Tk . r tT ? ritory, will nrobablr aton bulul Railroad will also be put out of .business. These are extreme In stances,. because It happens that Frank Baldwin, head of both, plantation and railroad; had been so enthusiastic over the- guard that practically the entire office force and mechanical staffs-of both concerns are enlisted. . 7 f Other plantations are - affected In -crcely .less degree and many small pusinesses wm be completely . para- lyxed Decease of belnr stripped of their Indispensible men. Lecal Training Proposed ; A long conrerence of Cot Penhallow and his staff held yesterday afternoon resulted In a decision to appeal to the army authorities to permit Maui guardsmen to mobilize on Maul. It Is proposed to form a camp at the Kea hua polo 'field, and to put the entire Hi !i!flCESSOFSiilf,Hra DAI GETPiIED In a successful effort to simplify su- jrar making all -over the world.,!. G, U de Jager of Amsterdam, Holland, is in Honolulu on his third epoch making : trip around the globe. ; : pe Jager rcrrcscr.ta' ; the' f'Norit"' TJte Surar Company of Amsterdam, . the iavcrtcra and sole owners of the "Norir sugar refining. process -which lias revolutionized the Industry. He left here to take up his new work In lyca. For about three years he, was a ' chcmlsL firft-at. the-Kahriu flanta tlon gndT-IaUr-tt-theTaLaia'-pIafita." .Kczt.i"T ' t: Ei!iwi.T has sole rights to tLe lcw '.i cces la the Ha--waiian Islands ar.i, tcccrding to de Jager, will protatly introduce the new method here on a l&rje scale when It can sell the. white sukr direct from the islands. The chemist declares the Ncrit process will eventually eliminate larjre refineries and therefore mate rially reduce the cost of sugar manu ..facture. . - The Norit company has Its inven tion patented la every possible couni try in the world and the process -established now in r.sny. The visitor is liere now from Australia . end will leave for J&p-a cn t:.e Siberia Jfaru. Although , de -Jz-rr'a information about. thp Norit rrcrcs.Ms very inter esting he has picked up other facts in Jtis travels that are well worth, hear- Australia Labor Ccniitlons - -For instance, he reports that labor ' onditions in Australia are not what ' they should be w.V.j mere .drunken loiterers and l' rr.-n la Brisbane than lie evcr.Eaw la Cr.e j lace in hl9 life. He left I.ILnd last May and as c ins way nnr.e this ttae when his inp was lurcei la XLe Orient. Iln Kin. 1 Jut at !S?li ?r co keeps: ' u haw 5 m "3; , i 1 we. have eerjthir.j to .lose-and. MEATLESS DAY PCI CRITONS IXINtXW. Kn.. April That the Urttlsh rovfrtiment and the jwntple of Orrat Britain are tfoterr.ined to meet the 'throat of the aubmarlne by the trlctfFt economy, became evident here yentcrday .when It wn announced that orders have been lanued enforcing- xne meatlcua day n all clubs, rentauranta nd hotela- thronhout the klnirdom. The order Includes restrictions on-other food -as well. - . m c: - 1 . BRITISH COMMICSION COMING '4'.' TO DISCUSS PLANS . fAkcorUtrd Pre f Tt4rr Vlrclex) - IXJNDON. Kng.. April fc. Confident t(at the United State? is on the vergre cf enterlns- the rreat war as an opponent- of Germanr. Oreat Britain la al ready ma kins; preparations to cooper ate with America. The , Westminster c.axette says today that an Important lolltlca! mission is to start for Amer ica as eoon as possible , to discuss the cooperation of the United States and the. Entente natlorln the war.. - MYSTERY SHROUDS SHOOTING ,: OF. RUSSIAN ATTACHE AiLwit4 Pri jr Fede Wirle) CALTIMOHE. Md April $. Michael riontatovsky. commercial attache of the Kusslan embassy. 'who arrived In this country eight days ago with 'an Im portant document for the embassy at Washlngtdn from the Russian minister of finance, was sbet at the Country dwb here last nigh U!! He has been taken to a . ftoepitak retails of th .hootlne are withheld. Friends said 1 he Was playing- with a pistol when It exploded. The doctors at the hospital seout this . statement. - , GERMANY SAYS SHE WILL LIVE UP TO ANCIENT TREATIES ' ' 1 , . ' '-1 ( JV'-i rdrt JWJrete WASHINGTON. D. April I. -Ger. . vany has replied to the formal refusal , . r tne ineu nuir. w irwiirra me irea-lieej" oeiwrn vi Prussia sig-ned in !" . . . d S t . . . V. f Country and nd 182S. In ADDiua;iAL;'T2LGGnAPH; MIS eon to i:o;:ouilu 3d Regiment Into training, if neces sary. Adjutant Genera! Johnson said this morning that the efforts of Col. Bald win and- the other Maultes were direct ed -toward securing some relief for plantations and basinets houses where a large number of officials or clerks were members of the National Guard and not directed toward keeping the K.A.J .Lit t . ' on 'na. HO added S wi7JSS!S!?. Vl11 8..Ught meet conditions such as exist on "i. n1 said; In order that the buslnesa firms. plantations and industries of this and the other islands may not be entirely crippled if the National Guard is called out sereral officers and enlisted men are being placed on the reserve list. ' This Is being done particularly where a; large number of employes of one firm are members of the guard "l". J'L? ' l"7'J LaBl ; ilL hVTTi Z. j , .a v. iuni win dc Call- fa out ror a time and trained and then the Other half. u . On the other islands,' particularly Maul,', the officers of the guard are composed mostly of plantation manag erg and other department heads and In some - instances alt belong, which wourd, result In the plantation belns witnoHt a single executive. 1 Vr ; ifl THESE nothing to gain." he savs righting Germany Is about a as a puppy articling a bull and : our as sensible bulldog.-.; ... &ery J. 8. Drawn in De Jtger Is also vry, sorry to hear that, the United States may finally be drawn into the struggle and. seems to tbiak this. country should stay out of it. r ;: :. . . ; , Tlie Vuiifor s at the Hawaiian Ho-: tel tnd was "at the Woana for a few. days. He has renewed several "old acauamtancciUps ,h ere and finds" Ha' wall as delightful as ever If not more so after elgfrt, yers' absence., , 3,3 iliEl'ED 0 4n! CAVALRY The S2d Inf. . which, for the past month, has been on guard duty is to return to Schofield "Barracks today be ing relieved by six troops of the 4th Cavalry from the same post, 0 The various detachments of the regi ment are to leave the stations where they, have been on duty at 3 o'clock this, afternoon, all Joining at Pearl City under the command of Col. L. L. Dur fee, recently assigned to- this regiment. It is expected that the regiment will arrive at Schofield about 10 o'clock this evening. - rt,- ; The 4th Cavalry will be commanded y .Ueut Col. C. A. Hedekln. It left Schcfleld this morning 'In time to ar rive and relieve the Infantry.. Tee peaces guarded are Pearl City m t i, j:... .i4v t.. carters at Fort Shafter.N The avalry 13 expected to ttJce the- aame relative positions. y-ii:- 'v ... the communication the German rovern. I -mil orujiri it win observe the wmca wouia uaeLpan pay irom uuii ianVr,enornthAJtt.cJln .f Alnr Ues commissioners and prevent terri w". .''.'. SaRtneur. beliivf thatltorial or county officers from serving the treaties are still In force and that they will -therefore nrotect inimt seizure any German ships which, may now be held In American waters. AMERICAN STEAMERS SAFE f THROUGH SUBMARINE ZONE fAoeUed Preit by Federal Wireless) . , NEW YORK. K. T, April S. The American steamship Finland and St. Paul, which sailed from this port re cently with runs mounted to protect them against German undersea pirates, have arrived at an unmentioned Eng lish port, according to advices received here last nlifht. ..They were among the first American vessels - to sail armed acainst the submarines after President wjison'a armed neutrality proclama tion. - ' ;' t ... : ., - , MUNITION MAKERS WILL HAVE -TO CUT PRICE TO UNCLE SAM ' fAMortsted Prens ay rcderal Wlreles . WASHINGTON. I. C. April 6. The g-overnraent last night invoked the sec tion of the last naval appropriation bill which gives authority to prevent exor bitant nrofits oa the sale of -war mate rials. The first tnstance In which the government 'felt constrained to act un der -this provision was that, of an un named -manufacturer, who yesterday was notified that he would have to fur nish Uncle Sam -with supplies of war ifo m m I'ihx mr ira &lln inil named In his bid. Should he decline to h srovernment wiU take everf ni-- pianc v , , : - The United States. Hwas formay announced Toy the author! tiea, intends In the future to buy what it needs at cost vTus ten per cent. This. It Is held. Is a fair return to the dealers as well The makers of brass throughout the country have alresdv offered to svoply the g-ovemment with what it needs at the cost of production. It is believed m i mil id in nxpiTiri. tnat otner manufacturers will come 'forwant with Blmllar rtffsra Ulnti the needs of the nation become known. Punchbowl - .... - . . . ...;... . - - - ''i v :v-":v-'v';7. T: A--:',-?v.--:.--;v ' '.v-: v - High above the city; services wilC be held at sunrise on Easter morn ing on the crest of Punchbowl. The photo above shows a former service at this Inspiring spot, looking over .the city an1 sea, - .t : ' Should the attendance-at the Easter sunrise service on Punchbowl fall short of the number anticipated, it will be because of rarny , weather. The advertising has been widestread, not only through individuals already In terested in such an event, but through suh agencies as jthe Ad Ciu. the Promotion Committee, twenty or more fraternities, seventeen public, school principals, private schools, women's clubs, the T. M. C. A., Y, W. C. A., boys' clabs and twetty-five Boy. Scout leaders. . ; ' : . .- An unusuatly attractive musicaljprogrsm has; bee ariraed. and each detail of the service carefully arranged. To assiet in i olio wins; the service and later, to be used as souvenirs, programs have baen printed. These will be distributed by the Boy Scouts acting as pilots on the side of the 'moun taln. . - , ' ' ; ': t . C.r- i - - . ' - - -. . Small Boy Gives Good. Imitation Sheriff Rose had an unexpected ad dition to his traffic squad this morn ing; In a brown-legged little rascal who essayed to direct the low of commerce about 7 o'clock at the great converg ing point, Alakea and King. In khaki breeches, white shirt and jauntily set cap. the 'youngster did re- markablr ; well and gave : directions much, the same as his big: brother of- fleers 6a. From somewhere he had resqrrocted a whistle and 'he blew, grimaced, giggled, kicked and pointed for some time " In the highest good humor. ' ; ' f - . 1 -'" . The ' miniature traffic cop . was the center of admiring; stares from a crowd of newsboys around him aa well as from passengers oiistreet cart and f in: atrtwi; Jml hr. hw-a J wHmder the ailention vana apparently did not notice it: :,: T?-r.ii'..i Evidently the boy has been' a' close follower of the gestures of Hose Peter, Henry ' Daniels and : Mose Kekua and other traffic officers for he had some of all their characteristics but best of all he was not kicking 4bout his salary -i-he was policeman Just' for" the fun Of itl'; v"? :',-;'.v'-'";? 1CBIISSI0IRS ' Members of the public utilities com mission '-will hereafter serve, without pay and members of the. Industrial accident' boards will not receive the pay that had been proposed for them. Utilities commissioners shall not; be officers of leirritory or county govern mentA "-, :f2-. '' ; ; rf."-' r;-s--..Hy From out a maze of parliamentary and unparliamentary wanderings yes terday . afternoon territorial senators emerged with' the foregoing decisions, though it Is possible not more than half, of thorn fully, understood 'just what they had" voted and what noV so confusing were the amendments and counter amendments that tame during a Ions discussion on the question. ,K President Chillingworth was on the floor, whither, he had gone when the utilities hill was called for third read In?, Shingle taking the chair in his Stead. - Chlllingworth Opposed the bill on me uimues ooara. t Castle and Coney,' both members of the ; judiciary y committee,- : arguea against htmr tnd . Fatheco moved to mend the bill .by reducing: the' allow ance to $5 a meeting to nothing, but allowing government . officers ' on the board. ; ' W rv; v-'v;" -.'f Pacheco wanted both amendments to go in as one and' refused to,, with draw them on the suggestion of the chairman. Castle then moved that they be tabled and Shingle called for a separate vote, overriding the stand Pacheco had'takenJ' ri-.'' t The vote to table the first amend-1 ment carried, Pacheco voting in the! Jul Sakkl and a, large number of fol aftlrmative. .' The result of this vote lowers were arrested for conspiracy. ' was to keep government officers' out Thousands of Koreans had gathered of the commission. . y ' j In various sections of Korea andthe When: Shingle called, for sv vote on supporters of an independent govern the second. Castle announced 'that he : rrent were . many. Japanese author! withdrew his motion to table it, so ties had been watching the movements that the next vote was whether or not the amendment should be adopted. The vote carried for the amendment tak ing away all salary from the position. A vote soon after on the Industrial ac cident board stripped all pay from it similarly, v ; . -y.':,.- V ..." -; BRITISH "CLUB GROWS ' , To accommodate the rapidly Increas ing: : membership of the ; British Club It is possible that new club rooms may have to be acquired. RecenUy 28 new members were enrolled, making: a total ; over 230 now belonging to the dub. Several members are also urging' the Installation of a full-sized English bil liard table which if done a large room will become necessary. '.Cv' Service is Are Defutd By -.4. .'. , What d'ye mean prominent people? 'According, to Senator Raymond H. Makekau, the sage of Hamakua, promi nent people are those 'that own stock in corporations. -;: y. ; , :. In long speech yesterday afternoon the lank , philosopher 4 6f , Democratic tendencies flared that bortion of the public utilities act which; would keep stockholders of utility; f corporations from 'becoming members of. the 00m mission. vr. -v..-" ; rMr. Speaker.' he said. VI do be lieve -w are making a' mistake ,lf we keep this law - Are we; going to Put the commission into the hands. of j people who dontknow the'alphabet iof the law? v Who are , the prominent PopIe: -They are the people who own. e toes la- e-jrp ewfeas. ' rtirxjar?? - T wo - or th ree, senators Tose . to ex plain to Makekau ' that only, public utilities corporations were referred to In the act, and he subsided mumbling. r Senator Desha, his colleague, dozed throughout the speech, hands up to his cheeks and a bored expression on Ids face.?. ; ,:.v; cv J Hi IIS DOUBLE mi 7.- According to the report otine ' bu reau . of ' vital- statistics, . : board ' bf heali-h, 143 deaths occurred on , Oahu during March, or half the number of births. As usual tuberculosis with 21 heads the list, with infantile diseases next with 15. Disease of the respi ratory ' system such as . bronchitis, broncho-pneumonia and. pneumonia to Lai ,2b, dlgestl ret 16 typhoid fever 1 and suicides 2," -y ' ." ; ; " .Deaths by ages again, find children under one year' In the majority with 43 or 30 per. cent and all under five years . W, which indicates ; that - after the first year Impasted the chance of children here 1 vln ? improves.. , Last montn three pepie between the years of 90 and 98 died.. ; According to tfationaiities IIawai' ians lead with 38, while the Japanese are a close second with 34. and the Chinese' third with 19, and in order, part-Hawaiian 13, Americans 10, Por tuguese 9r Filipinos 5 and British 5. The total birtns reporte,d .were 279 or almost twice the number of deaths and marriages numbered. 185. ( Special tafia to Aipea iiju -. TOKIO. Japan, April 4. A revolu- tionary plot to overthrow the govern- . . o. A ment of Japan in. Korea was dscov- ered ..yesterday afternoon when Ann of Ann Jul akki and yesterday . morn ing he and his followers were . sur prised and all were arreated..' : Ann Jul Sakkl Is a brother of -Ann Jul .Kwong, who assassinated Prince Hq at Harbin, and these two brothers are known as the most radical Kore-, ans in the independence movement ; ; The plot which was discovered yes terday is the first attempt on the part of the Koreans . to organise a plan for independence. - Japanese ' authorities fjrcillar with he situaUon believe that the tlot has been discovered to time to guard the government against any ft ture' action by the Korean radicals. I A locomotive traveling a . mile a , : minute gives 1,200 puffs each minute. Arrang Foh Hamhktia Solon KDEIt DEATHS (OHS PLOT AfiAIWST JAPAN LEGISLATURE IS ASKED TO GIVE AID TO TEACHER Aid from tbt. legislature for a school teacher v ho served faithfully for eight years and until her health broke down and is now a sufferer from intermittent insanity is sought In a letter sent to the committee on edu cation hi the house of lejresentativea by the guardian of the teacher. The text of the letter follows: ' "Honolulu, T. April 3, 1917. "Hon. Chas. N. Marques, "Chairrasn, . Committee on Kduca tlon. House of Representatives, 1917, Honolulu, T. 11. . "Dear Sir: - as the legal guardian of. Bella Mejdell, an Incompetent per son, -I take the liberty of addressing you, for the purpose ot securing the assistance of the legislature of the Territory of Hawaii in her behalf. - "Miss Bella Mejdell, a native of this territory, upon graduation from the Territorial Normal : school, was ap pointed a teacher In thejnibJic schools of tha territory" and taught In such schools continuously from September, 1908, until December, 1915, a period of over sevsn yeaJV '.: 5..-- " - "At the close, of the .year. 3 9 IS she) was obliged to resign, as. teacher .bei cause of ill-health. . - : ; 4 Her! ill-health continuing she was unable to resume ber duties as teach er, and ott June 23, 1916, she was ad judicated an incompetent persoct and 1 was appointed her guardian by Hon. William L. Whitney. 2nd judge of the rfirst circuit court, and shortly there after she was committed .to Oahu In sane asyltfm as Insane and she Is now an. Inmate of that institution,- where the expense incident to her care and maintenance Is $20 per month. i "Miss Mejdell is not chronically In sane, but merely temporarily so and ber " malady is such that ber mental Condition could ' be materially im proved and, her" reason might,' in time, be completely restored, If she could secure proper medical and " surgical treatment. While there can be no question of the; competence and effi ciency of the suierintendent of Oahu Insane asylum, still the number or pa tients under his care and the - numer ous duties imposed upon him' render if impossible for the superintendent to give ;MIss" Mejdell the special; care And treatment that her .n&rticuiar form oriwanlty reaoires, andltriiUthuo- fore,tbe necessary for Miss lejdeirs relatives and frlende to jproeure for her; private -medical and surgical; aid and. treatments -. .; 7 "Neither Miss Mejdell nor. ber rela tives and' friends possess 1 sufficient means ' to meet and defray, both the cost and expense incident to her care and maintenance at Oahu Insane asy-. lum, "and also that incident to the pro curement of private medical and surgi callald, ':::y- 1 "I, therefore, respectfully ask and pray, - on behalf ?of Miss MejdelU In view of her long service as a teacher in the'-puWIe schools of this territory, that the cost and expense Incident to her care rand maintenance aa an. in mate - o? Oahu v insane tLsyhim . :be borne and paid out of the jublic funds anf treasury, of the Territory of Ha waii, by proper legislature enactment, in order that she and her relatives and friends may be able to devote and em ploy their private iands and means exclusively lit the obtaining and pro curement of private medical and surgi cal aid and treatment in - bringing about and effecting her cure and res toration to sanityv 1 . c Respectfully submitted, VVV . ; r- - : v : :: "HO -TONO,. "Guardian of th- Person and Estate of ; Bella jMejdell. an Incompetent : . EXAMS FOR MATERIAL ' MAN OCCUR NEXT MONTH A ; competitive examination for the position of material man in the quar termaster corps, Hawaiian Depart ment, salary $11 0 a month, will 'be held May 3 by - the local branch of the U. S, civil service commission, It was announced today. -Applicants should apply for form 1312, which may be had from the secretary of the U. 8. civil service board, post of flee, Hono. lulu. Applicants must be 21 years old, male citizens of the ' United States, with a common school education and not less than two years' experience in building or construction. ' . .; :' ; ny.' SUBWAY GUARDED 'A'-V TO BtOCK THREAT TO WRECK "U m.t n r hiif snoway system is under guard 01 nan " , ' Aata,f.vaia - frtlTrtln, . threat to blow up the underground system. Plain . clothes men are on duty at every; station. Details of the plot are being kept secret by the police.- 1 ' Try this test! .Examine your store stock; if there is always a season's sur plus -;; that c log s ; your shelves - for the next, or fforces you to hold a profit losing sale; your sales .methods k are not 100 per :ccnt efficient, and you are failing to take full advan tage cf paid publicity in the Ctar-Eullctin. v : , i-T2in AD I IAIT." muitraiiDii;:GfflVPne::;s!T; visiTflaso;)iiE!i,ioai:TfiiPi:n Passenger List, Though Not Large, Contains Names Well Known in Hawaiian Isles Day after tomorrow the finest steam er of the Matson Navigation Com pany's fleet, the new Matson flagship Maui, will steam from San Francisco on her maiden voyage to Honolulu. The list of passengers booked in San Francisco two weeks ago includes many mainland notables, also many prominent Honolulans. ; It may be changed considerably before the liner sails so that it should not te consid ered as entirely acuratev : Among the -prominent mainlanders who were booked ten days ago were the following: , . ; Capt William Matson, president of the aiatson line. i ;.t; Charles Schwab, steel magnate, pres ident Bethlehem Steel Company, and Mrs. 8chwab. r ' : . P. F Dunne, prominent San Fran cisco attorney. ' - Mr. and Mrs. Luckenbach. He Is an official of the Luckenbach Steamship Company. r . . ; ' : , Madame Nellie Melba, who is con sldered as much a Honolulan as an. Aostraiian. She Is accompanied by a relative. Lady Susan Fltxclarence, who is widowed by the war. . Mrs. J. D. Sprouie, wife of President Sproule of the Southern Pacific, and daughter : :-.- :',;; Among-the Honolulans who were' booked for the liner are: James A. Kennedy EI D. Tenney, Mr. It H. ! Trent Jack Dow sett. Mrs. 1. H. Ray mond, Dr. J. A. Campbell, Mr. and Mrs, j Sam Weller, Thomas J. Flavin, and j others. . . , , ; J The , new Matson vessel' is nearly like the Matsonia except that she has additional passenger accommodations, j among: which are eight single rooms abaft the skipper's cabin on the bridge. One feature are .two suites finished in Koa, which will be knOwp as the Royal Hawaiian suites. . , - : . '.-The list of bookings follows:' : C .Elks .will gather at the Tonne hotel attirdayuiivenfngir" the;occaslcn: " bejng the. anniversary; dinner . of ; Honolulu Lodge.":. No.. 6 1 ff," held each' "year 011 April 7, the date of the Installation of the lodge, with. pat exalted " ruenr as the guests cf honor; Already more than a.-, hundred of the axxtlered herd haVe made reservations for places at the banquet board f rod Mark Hanna and arrangements, for the affair with all of Its details are about completed althdugh'not all of the speakers have yet been 5 announced In addition to the set! speeches there will be musical and cabaret features end . the .affair will be typical of the B, P. O. E. and the good comradeship and Jolity which finds its exemplification. -whenever Elks may .gather.. v -.,;.. , i Vfreddy' Vaughan ha charge of the musical sod cabaret numbers of the entertainment which will be furnished for the Elks, He has done that sort of thing- for H 6 so often :,that the members know that it win be properly attended to and that there will be nov elties and surprises and he is perhaps best fitted of any to handle such ar rangements. '' :-' . r . : ; Arrangements for the speakers have not yet been announced in - full, F. E. Thorn r son Is to bo toastmaster, Hon. Horace W. Vaughan will respond to the toast; of ;Tbe President, and Robert W. Breckons will respond for the rYlsitlng Brothers. J. IL FIddes, the new exalted .ruler, wj 11, be beard from and there will be responses from past exalted rulers and,, a response the toast to The Governor. . ; " - .Final arrangements may be expect ed to be announced at the meeting of the lodge tomorrow evening when the officers for the year, arc to be in- stalled ;. .; -' ; :;. y-;- PERMISSIOrj GIVEN TO : . STORE-PRACTISE TARGETS Permission to use a piece of terri torial land 1 on the waterfront near Fort ' Armstrong for the purpose of storing mine prastlse targets was yes terday given by 'the harbor '- board to Capt George T Perkins, C. A. O, commanding Fort Armstrong.. ' The land in question . is ! part of the site for the- proposed new. lumber wharf. Pier 2. v. Capt; Perkins said he wiD remove the targets at once-whenever the board need the land to make the timber bulkhead fill it contemplates prior to ; actual construction of the nowple'. s - - : ; ': . '- yf . . . ' ; BRITAINS KEPT AT HOME LONDON, En g.--A new department set up at the ministry of national serv ice advises the passport authorities whether applicants for permission to go to America and other places abroad are suitable for war work at home. Women ; as well as men, emigrants as-welt as business or pleasure travel ers,' have to undergo an examination. Before they; are given pass porta the authorities must be satisfied that the applicants are not able -to -perform work of rational importance at heme. Hundreds of British wotnen have been refased permission to leave for Amer ica la the last month. ' 1 --'"".-. -- A' gift cf "10,c;a has "-beea" -cade by Capt Herry Czrzn for the pur pose of encourasin the study of the Russian language. by Hull students. ELKS VILL HOLD rait mme i -i j. W.A. How let t W. K. Mott Vr. Cowes, Edw. McLaughlin.-J. P. Wine burgh, Miss Klmer Stalkenberg, N. C Riley. F. C. Bailey. Mrs. F. C. Bailey. Miss Emily Xloore, Miss Lucy Bria tow. Miss Florence Musto, Mrs, John W. Lewis. K. C. Klinker. Mrs. K C. Klinker, Miss P. McKlnney, Mr. Mo Kinney, Mr. R. H. Trent A. Koeches, Miss Pauline Moore. Mrs. C. H. Moore. Mrs. J.:A. Batch 'and children. John Blunt : K, D. Spencer, L. Shattuck. . Capt Gilmour. Mrs, Oilmour, Mr. Paul Kuhn, Mrs. Paul Kubn.'Ueut James Reed, Mrs. James Reed, Mrs. J.'; f . - . Sprouie and daughter. P. F. Dunne, C. H. Bentley. Mrs. C. II. ItenUey. K IK Tenney. Jas. A. Kennedy. K. K. Cairns, Mrs. K. Cairns, Sam Weller, Mrs. Sam .Weller. Thos. Mirk. Mrs. Thos. Mirk and children, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. . Schwab. Mrs. K. O. Lukens, Mr. White side. Mrs. T. Ft McNab. Dr. T. R. Me Nab. Miss H. R. Ireland, Mrs. A. H Ireland. Mrs. J. M. Rath. J. M. Ruth, Geo. Lewis, Mr.-and Mrs. R. A. Eddy, MIssVIalet Makee, Mrs. J. H. Ray mond. Miss Ward. Dr. J. A, Campbell. Dr. and Mrs. J. U Howard. Mr. and Mrs. J. R, Sloan. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Jensen. Mr. and Mrs. IvertV Miss K. Bovyer. Mrs. M. F. Qabbs. Miss R. C. Grey, . Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Morrison. Mr.' and Mrs, P.- F. ; Dunne, judge and ' Mr.' Jas. A. "Cooper, Mr. and Mrs. Luckenbach. Chas. Scbaff. Mrs. Bresse, J. A. Buck, Mr. Grant Jos. Martin, Jack Dowsett, Mr. and Mrs, J. A. Mc- . Gregor, Geo. Noble, PW. Black, Frank L. Dailey, Mr. and Mrs. Lynch, Miss M. Schroder, Mrs. Ward, -Thos. J. Flavin.1 J.' Bourne, Mr. and Mrs. Tulk, 1 Mr. and Mrs. M. S. Jones, Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Monsarrat Mrs. E. W. Cowell, Jlr. and Mrs Gage, Mme. N. Melba. Capt Wm. Matson, Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Htnz, Mn and Mrs. C Bole, Mr, and Mrs. J. A. Buck. Mr. and Mrs. W, G. Coxe, Mrs. Ohlandt Mrs. H. G. Noonan, .Mrs. Strange, - Mrs, Grant John Watt Lady Susan Fits : clarence, L. V. Smith, Mrsv S. C. Mas- . tic, Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Warner, Mrs. : Walbridge, W. C. Parke. - i, ; : 4 ORArJ FILLED DY FIECII TRC'!?3 . . ' V , : . -.-' . , ' xy A$.Mtd rrtul' . '' "--'OllAN,' AJgeri4.' 'Theri -are - more t rll French soldiers tOrba sssn la On than: In any town in Francs. '. The:: j -in France are at the front or in t.v. t . points of concen tration ea . rth e ' f rc t They are there right enoujh, b:t c-. does not see them at. the front' t caase they are in the trenches; Tut in Algeria it Is different The streets ': are full of soldiers; so tre the caf.i, ' the street cars, the stores, th8 do ' i, the public gardens. The official I ures give the population of Oran IT. ,- ;. 000. To the casual visitor, there prcn to be at least baif as, many so!ui:r ; besides. ; " ; ' '- .; ; ., . . Ani they are all French French or French colonial, not allied troops. sides the casual, familiar army tyj v there is every Wnd of exotic f.':::t: T man, including . native" . troops frc;a Indo-Chlnav" looking more IVlb Jar -ese than anything else, and on iron;:?-1 -as ordinary .French 'colonials of t-;e ' -lino.' LThere are the: Zouaves, .w: 'i their , baggy red breeches and k?-i'J puttees, now o'days. Instead -cf t- ; white gaiters, of the old parade diyt ' before the war.; Their short,- hlifi.- braided Jackets, sashes and bbuse, ; however, are unchanged. VLeTe ere the"r"basseurs d'AfHaue ths Afrirar light cavalry writh sky-blue unifcrrit and red fezes, the most-'cir-mt cC French military horsemen. ' ?Iore gor geous, however, are the "Wxz'.W--:',' . ' the sharpshooters, equally in 6y-t'j',:-uniforms, faced with yellow, "an I a! or wearers of fezes. . On actire sprvi'o thb magnificence is stipplantrd hf khaki and khaki feres npea whic?i a ! star" and crescent indicate ll:3t t! ! " wearer Is a follower of the rrophft More characteristic of the ccrr.try efj . the "apahls; Mohammedan fr: -p. cf-. . ficered by Frenchmen. Th r s s r flowing scarlet cloaks and the tso!J:. r3 wear turbans and native cesium r: 1 the officers, unequal to cc;.ir.s . : i the turban, content themselvp y.. fexes. but sacrifice nothir:? cf the rr; pler.dent scarlet cloak.- The ir.cst I ! . turesqne, and the most numerous, 2 ri the "goums." the; Arab cavalry rrzl ments raised by tne Arabs ther.3Rlvr3b The ywear the flowing white gar ments, the-"bournous of .the desert -"'At tea time any sunny aftrrron the Boulevard Seguin, the prlr.r.'. al trcrt of Oran. is crowded with. thc til forms and more besides. ' Ths tcrt o fthe Cafe Continental hant a va cant table, and the tablcn rovrr th sidewalk alxnest to the curb. Thrr : J are no feguIations;alout'the hours at - . which drinks may be serve i In A!c . ria. for the war is far away and the garden of Africa Is for these alio are ' ; sent to rest to forget the war for a I while, for the convalesces ta anl for ' those who stop a few days cr a fow " weeks between service In France ard service' In Macedonia or ' r.zyvt or : wherever else the world or war ir.ay send them. i .'' . - - . There are French- Kaflors'. in Oinn, too, for Oran Is France's nearest nav il port to the Straits of Gibraltar, ,t-. the great arapitheater hart-or, so f .i of ships of. commerce, whe ;3 x . : " structed wharves are rilej with ft ' s cf . grain and acres of win? ca:kj, i3. also an Important naval ba-. . o Elds have bea cr -I on cast lron.orstei i ; - a r ? " municipal waterworks, i:".; : ry to ,to cade ia the latter part cf i::7.