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'KfiJ-rrU C HONOLULU, TERRITOBY OFUAWAII,; MONDAY, APRIL 9, 1917. .:V v . , : v?..: , r.V . - , - : -ONES
stqo::g PAinioTisn holds audtakes
COMPLETE CflMOL OF ELKS' DiluQliET
of
ftOTO CLUS'S R0;1B TfiSLDilL Di'CaS
on
Punchbowl Draw Crowd, of W
i FOn PASSAGE DV 1 91 7 LEGISLMS:
- i
Americanism Is Keynote of Speeches High Tribute Is Paid
' ; to President and Governor Pinkham Warmly Praised for His
Efforts for Preparedness. - '
Full Text of Imrjdrtant Measure Published Sets Aside Define
ite Sums for Use on Highways and Assure Proper De-v
v velopment of Arteries of Traffic. ' :
v.. .
Easter
"4
Americanism of . the truest type per
rotated all through end radiated from
the anniversary banquet of the. Elk
ertbe Young Hotel Saturday evening.
The foreign-bom citizen, no matter
hat the country of his nativity.
,wbose : lore ' for the country of his
adoption did not far overshadow that
which be might entertain for hie . fath
ers land would not hare been happy
In that gathering. It was not that any
thing was said that would offend hint
but. that he would hare felt out of
llace. The order of Elks Is typically
and essentially an American order
and. the banquet on Saturday evening
was typically American as well. Un
doubtedly It was the entrance of the
nation into war that made the Dree of
patriotism leap, into a great and con
quering flame, From the first notes
of the ' Star Spangled Banner played
by the orchestra, almost at the outset
of the banquet until the last note of
music died away and 'the last word
waa spoken American patriotism' com -
pletely mastered, controlled and heia
every one of the 133 seated at the
tables, v v.-H .
Thompson Is Teastmaster
i.v,r,t n,n..B tfc4M.rf.ni.t
grand exalted ruler, presided as toast-
master and he was at bis best. He
.started Cie ball rolling when he can.
ed on .Exalted Ruler James H. .Fiddes
ti v i- r,-
exalted rnlers, and Fiddes responded
with fitting ' remarks ' for each and
. every cne of the men who had helped
to bring 616 to its present strong po
siticn in the community . ; .
Cheers Creet "The President" X
The first toast was "The President
pnd Thompson. In calilng for the 'res
ponse, spoke eloquently and feelingly
7"" ";,f,',.,c,V'7 " " '
Jpdge -Horace nV Vaughan responded
.and startM byv -uytcs-tUt he was
poing to interpret the twftU to the
gc4 not to the office. There lot-
. -lowed tribute to Woodrow; Wllnon,
ihe man. that km heartfelt end elo-
truent .Carping critics were scathing, ZXwi tll Ur w
ly dencunred,. Vttishan rralsed Vil-;5;o Kid, Jiad promiee him Immunity,
son for keeping tlie 'Coustry out ct i ja rt.e ,4Heny hut v. 1th force and
war to long a he had and entering feeilr.j n' tM3uUs 'of kdoni and
Hvbcn he did. .-.when the. country .ha'l Ajnerlcsnism.Vj -Jimmy.' Dougherty
irrn rroutrci io wie nexi naie or pre- . ttng cd &t fepcafedly encoretf. ahd
j nrc.'r.rp. -fr- "r- via .XII . Jt -J 'eSr..'.VKhafi;irc j.rov'W( iopi
b 1st cry. -ll.c i . - r, ta.J Vaushan. iBc9l. tcr.jrs- Uiat brought daughter In
r..r.Ti
s't:.csa tf his
ret a tot albead
. ni "get. away
ic:z were Vat.b-
. ViliOn. -Time
T - i r t
is U L
from thca.s:..:; 1:
ington. .-LineC'ln tr.
end aaln the tj eaker was interrupt
eJ by trr'.aura s r. J ringing . cheers.
Judge VausCTi has delivered ftome
powerful speeches since he has been
in the Islands hut never has he done
bo veil as ho ill iturday tight.
Governor Pinkan is Commended .'
on i " 'i r"nrp ii"rrrfT,i
ULi L..J- I LjLlU.liitU-itllUlii
r
a.uL..i,j.ivif
Former H:r.:!'j!:.n. After Intimate View of KaiscrV-Empire,
' Thinks Vc:tc:2 cf r.Tcn Will
Kne
Dr. John C. (Jack) Peden, who spent
Vyear Li Hor.c!ul j rt Xh& Queen's iios
plUl, 1915-16, hss. L:-ou;.ht from Ger
many, the latest av8 ill Ue; first-hand
information of cenditiona la th? war
. ring empire,-. : t ' . j : . : ;.' ..
Dr. Peden, a' University of Pennsyl
vania graduate and a star athlete, was
practising ia Kew York when a call
came for surctons to join three hos
pital expeditions under the auspices of
German -American c'tlztns.: That was
iart fall and he Joli ed an expedition
and spent . four months la the now-
forbidden emp're. As a result, he de
- dares that the wastage of men even
more than a food thort&ge is likely to
defeat the Central Powers. '. v: ,;
He returned a tew weeks ago and
his- views are gtyea a full page la the
Philadelphia Sunday Ledger, la Tlew
of his many acquaintances hera his
opinions will 'be received with 'much
interest ' - - '
. He served a four-ti onth term Iri' one
of" the" princlpcl German base hosiJU
ais at Naumburg. three days journey
back from Uim western battle front
and aboMt 13 miles out of BerliA.
Leaving Germany late in January,
J)r. Pedcnbrli's an interesting story
of recent con dilion i in Germany, par
ticularly lntercf Uag now on the eve of
the return" of Ambassador Gerard and
,-his diplomatic retinue from the aban
doned legation la Htrlia. Dr. Peden
YlEitoJ the. firing line, toured many
. German cities like'Dtxlia, Lelpsic and
Hamburg, was la Ge-many when Pres
ident Wilson's rcace without victory
proposals were received, and left just
prior to the b;-cak in diplomatic rela
tions. '.. '"
MiShty Drive expected This Sprirg ,
That sll the resources of the Cen-
- tral Empircc hve been gathered for a
mighty drive early. this spring; ti
tanic drive on land and sea in an ef
fort to turathc advantage of the
world war ia their favor, of which the
renewal of the ruthlesa sea war was
the beginning -vas the one fact every--where
Impressed ta Dr. Pedea'a mlad
prior to depanin" frou Germany for
Copenhagen -eni the United States.
' This drive Is predicated, in Dr. Pe-
In r ajlin' for the toast -Our Gov
ernor, Tce'stmaster Thompson took
occasion to caustically castigate those
mho -painstakingly assail , him anl
his '. policies and constantly, harp
against him.,-. Governor Pinkham 1 is
criticized, he said, for harlnr done
the very thing that some of the critics
blame the national government for
not having , ilone, Pinkham in the
faco cf difficulties and opposition had
worked . steadily and steadfastly: to
meet the crisis which is now being
faced. Despite such opposition and j
criticism he had built up the National f
Guard lo a strength which, in propor
tion to the population of Hawaii, was
an example whJch the great states
of the mainland might follow.
Governor Pinkham -responded - in
words that were full of reeling and
of patriotic thought, ; v
McCarthy Acts At Substitute J -:n vr
In calling; for the toast "Our Past
Exalted Rulera," Thompson said, that
1 "J'aM Coke was to .have responded
but that Treasurer McCarthy, bad held
up Coke's" pay and so kept Aim away
and 1 that under, thetfe circumstances
McCarthy- Could do nothing less than
Impend for Ccke. . This McCarthy did
fm,,,n th kWur,, or.,lfc-ia?-I,e
! lnnXorf mth d tared banter.
I ; Pr; KD- jCper irsp ledto .the
1 2 rlj L a? ai 5
i tne. othtr. adurepseSr patriotism and
A"rinuw i kept coming to the sur
"Bob Srcckens is witty " v ' vV
f . ';Uob't Breckona -was 'wittily -called
upon- by Thonii-son to ieaJ for tho
Visiting Borthers ahd." with equal
wit replied.; JIarry Mttmy was' called
Upon as a living exponent and con-.
slstert advocate of prohibition, com
troub es began: He waa assailed rltft
: mterruptiens and bantered
untll hia -goaf waa completely lost
h,m ,nd h9itlnnfnSU abruptly
and took hlekL ThV 'KtlrfnSf xalted
U,,. Vr,i k : ..tii
"Ti
brought laughter
Epcntartcus reunite ' .4;.v i
; Tha car.arct tuabcrs were excellent.
and much enjoyed, -reflettlag credit
oa the singers, -.the imahagement of
the hotel and the committee in charge
of the banquet, put the medley of
patriotic airs was easily the most en;
Joyed musical feature. - v. c:
. It . was nearly, midnight when the
diners rofie from' the table and many
went , to the roof garden tof remain
until it, closed."5.' V . .' v .
Cring Central Powers to Their
. 1 -
den's . mind, upon . conditions ia Ger
many, which presage an early collapse
of the economic and m Jitary status of
Germ any . cnleea . the . war U - swiftly
ended. WC: ' " f I .v 1 f ? .' ?
"Germany seoas to -eallze that her
chances of winning ."Ihe war -depend
upon decisive action this year, said
Dr. Peden, :!.., x -f: : .
Youth-and-Old' Afle"--4 ",v'.. - "
..' Boys of 27 and 1 and mea past 40
and 50 years no r make up the new
battalions . that. Germany is rushing
to the front; .according to Dr.: Peden.
At Naumburg, where h was stationed,
are big barracks in which the German
ic rookies' are drilled, and Pr. Peden
had" plenty of :orportunty-to observe
the various landstuims being recruit
ed. So great is Germany's extremity
as regards men, says pr. Peden, that
ah ii forcing disabled men 'Whose
wounds have been healed, back into
the service again.' . Men who lost aa
arm or an .eye are being sent back
Into the trendies, he eays. :
lxsses In .men' have been concealed
both from the world et large and from
the reople of Germany and Aostrla
according to Dr, Peden. Everywhere
in Germany, every day in Berlin, Har
bnrg and Lelpaic, ia tho smaller towns
and farm, districts are, countless fu
nerals a steady procvsslon of cort
ages wending their way to the grave
yards. These funerals are mostly for
the wounded who have succumbed ia
their journeys back from the field hos
pitals or ia the base hospitals. And
they count nothing of the thousands of
dead piled in the-trenches and buried
under the rowt npoa rows of crosses
that ridge the battlefields. , r .
Food Growing Sort
In food, says Dr. Pedea, Germany
is not getting any of the luxuries and
only limited supplies of the necessi
ties. The government has complete
supervisioa ovtr all food supplies, and
it is commandeering all crops and food
stores which, as never before, are be
ing parcelou out today In. meager por
tions. Dr. Peden describes Germany'
present condition i. - privatioa but
not yet starvation. This, he believes,
(Continued on page two)
uoni
V Following , out a custom-"which has
been In vogue in Honolulu for several
years,- sunrise services" were -held ; oi
the cresti of, -Punchbowl yesterday
morning' to welcome 'the,' advent of
Easter. -, Nearly 2000 persons, repre
senting' practJcafly all the more impor
tant ; religious organizations; in the
city.-gathered on the mount and the
service probably ; was r' the! largest, o
ita kind ever held ia Honolulu. r
. Arrangements for the : service were
made by a committee consisting of
Rev,' F, rSv- Scudder,-chairman; John
M. ' Martin, - George A. And r us," 31 Is s
Grace Channon and . M rs. Kate W.
Forbes. While the audience grouped
Itself - in the natural ampltheater . the j
tiawanaa liana played; rannuauser s
, Attended tpj the usual beautiful
musical programs, special Easter ser
vices ; were ' held yesterday in tie.
larger churches in Honolulu. : The day
was exceptionally clear and fine and
thousands of persons filled the big
church' buildings.
At the Hawaiian service at SL An
drew's cathedral at 9 o'clock the offer
ing was1 toward a debt of $300 on St'
Mark's mission. At the regular morn
ing service Bishop Henry Bond Resta
rick spoke on "Our Saviour Jesus
Chrisf v Two communion services
w ere held at the church early In the
morning'. The cathedral was prettily
decorated under the direction of Miss
'Frances Glllet . ; . : '
Episcopalian Sunday -schools were
held, the offering amountlng.to $1300.
At the. close of the service the chil
dren held .their annual procession, 13
schools taking part V Directly behind
the cross which led - the procession.
was a large 'American flag; ? .
.The musical programs at Central
Union church were unusually beautiful
and all tervlees were well attended:
Mrs. CvF.. Peterson and MIsse Mai
garet Shaw and Mae Prazer. assisted
by two- boy a - from Mills School, had
charge" et' the decorations. ' As ".the
topic for; the principal sermcn cf the
day T Rev.'. . J.; H. Williams selected
"Every, good s gift and every perfect
gift is. from above." , - v !
; : SpeclaV I services, with ; appropriate
musical: programs, also were lield at
the Christian and Methodist churches.
GUARDSMAN pU N ERALITODAY.
V The funeral of : Benjamin Marino, a
private in company F, National Guard,
was to be held at three o'clock this
afternoon at his home, 'ISO! Ahuula
street TKalihl, and members bf. the
company-are to attend. Captain Ed.
Hopkins ordered the company to meet
at the armory at 1:30 o'clock; Marino
fa the ; son of, Mr. ; and Mr.. Edward
Marina He was 21 years old ana a
chauffeur. , He died or typhoid fever.
RJLL OF BEAUTY JAPADJ FOR FLIGHT ENGiElEfJIS
"Pilgrim's 'Progress.!: The city ; adr
minlstratlc'n recognition ; of the ser
vice was;1 given through the presence
oX Mayor and . Mrs.-John C.Lane. ,
After the band had played "Gloria"
from tho Twelfth Jft&ts, by Mozart,
Rev. il r- Scudder took charge of the
services and Rev. Akaiko Akana. led
the audience in-twej songs The aud
ience then Joined in a. responsive read
ing led by C.: J. Day,: this being follow
ed bys the Lord's Prayer repeated ii
unisonl; A chorus from Mills School,
led by. Rev, Mr. Akana, then sang.
The speaker of the occasion was Rev,
W, A Horno, a visitorVwho, in - an
inspiring address, sketched the life
ioi unnsu ; . : ; ;. . ;'
11 1 l ' r T' " ' 1 -
Airman Arrives on Siberia Maru and ' Continues on to Orient
Where He Will Give 18 Exhibitions Hoped to Stop fHere
But Must Hurry on and May Show Skill and Daring on Re
- turn Trip. "; : '-:.rr
Going to Japan to fulfil 18 flight
engagements he was unable to carry
out last year because of his fall and
injuries while giving an exhibition in
a Japanese city. Art Smith!,, the boy
aviator, hero of the San Francisco ex
position and the Japanese people
through his daring feats in aviation,
is a through passenger on the Siberia
Maru today. . -
"I had hoped to make arrangements
for a flight in Honolulu," said Smith
this morning to a Star-Bulletin re
porter, "but as I am two boats late
because of delay in getting !my aero
planes completed and Improvements
made on them, I shall have to go
right on without a stop in your city.
It may be possible for me to arrange
a flight here on my return from Japan,
perhaps any time after 5 or 6 week,
although I may be In Japan 6 months."
' Smith' has two aeroplanes In cases
aboard the . Siberia, - The ... machines
were built In San Francisco for him.
The chain of our National
Efficiency is no stronger
than its weakest -business
link. See that your busi
ness is not identified with
that weakest link by mak
ing proper and - adequate
use of Star-Bulletin ad
. ; vertising -. ' ,
." THE 5 AD MAN.
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Among thoe, who attended the" ser
vices: were delegations frbhi the m
rnercial Vvbodles, V headel by! RV-C-Brown;
secretary of the .Chamber : of
Commerce, and a delegation . of 20
young men from the Y iL C. A,.ilor
mitory.' Other iorganizatlons repre
sented were Chamber of Commerce,!
Aa i:iupr-Honolulu, auio ; uiud t'an
Pacific CClub, Promotion rommfttee
and Y. M. C. A. and'Y. W. C. A.
A feature of the occasion was the
splendid work done by tlie Boy Scouts
in piloting the visitors to the scene of
the meeting. They were In. charge pi
Scoutmasters. R.' K. Thomas, W. : R
llutton,. O: C. Potter, William Knott
and C. M. HIckn. , ? "t;:v. - : w- j
under his personal supervision', -i; He
had to wait a long time for certain
parts to arrive, which delayed their
completion: The machines ! are bi
planes, of the same type he always
uses In making his thrilling flights.
"I have 18 engagements still to fill
in Japan,", said Smith. "They will
finish my contract for flight there,
I shall probably begin at Tokio, then
fly at Osaka and other cities. ' I shall
rmake one or two days' flights in! each
city.Vv.s. ::rrwh
Accompanying the famous aviator
on . his trip to the , orient . are ;!hls
mother, Mrs.. J. S. Smith,' who haa
flown with her sen several times on
the mainland, Albert Menasco, his
mechanician, and Charley Imatsti,, his
Japanese secretary, l
Smith said that his contract was
interrupted in Japan last . year by a
fall. His motor stopped and his bi
plane camo to the ground, ' injuring
the aviator quite severely, so that he
was In the hospital for some-weeks. '
Chief Steward A, E. ("A1"J Evans of
the Siberia said today this is the sec-
nnd tHn Art JSmlth ha mart a ' vllh
I him. Smith on his first trip to Japan
traveled on the wTecked Chlyo Maru,
on which Evans was chief steward,
having been assigned to tbe Siberia
when the T. K. K. bought the former
Pacific Mail liner. ; ; v
The police headiuartenr building at
Gloucastec Mass., was virtually de
stroyed by fire recently.' Some of the
police, and district court records .were
lost ..,- , ... . v ,:r': ''i'- y
The Chinese officials who took pos
session of a German steamer interned
at Amoy, China, found it completely
disabled, all the vital xarti of the ma
chinery having been removed. '
" Trat ia regarded as ons or tae most
important road bills before the 1917
legislature is that fathered by the
Honolulu Automobile Club, proposing
a specific tax for use In the city ami
county of Honolulu,
t The bill aa backed by the club i
published herewith and presents many
interest'ng features: . v. .-,.",
AN ACT :-:'-;-;'"v.-To
provide additional funds for the
maintenance and, permanent im-
provement of roads in the city ana
county of , Honolulu by additional
taxes upon real, and personal prop -
erty tnerem. ? : . r jeach year for a period of fonr years
Whereas. The city and county engi-i commencing July l,191Ti td the tdUI.
neer for the city and county of Hono- irate at which real an-l pcrronal pmi
lulu has prepared estimates of the i erty, is cr Is to be taxr l la said city
cost of permanently improving certain an.1 county under any ctuer provislcna
or the principal highways In the dis-jof law, a further rate of onev and six
trict of Honolulu under the operation I tenths mills (.0016) to be taxed on,
of the present so-called "Frontage Ta?. and collected from, real and personal
Law" as follows; r'J J ; . property In said city and ceunty, the
District or Honolulu, f , i proceeds of which adiitlona rate are
(These improvement? are to be madjto he pafd over monthly tr th( treas- V
under the operation or the Frontage urer of the CUy and County of Hono-
' ' Tax Law.) . ; .- .::: ' 1 - : :
: 'r .. rr 'X'-'v:. ' ; . ;-': '?'":;-; :-" vv :Yr ':-' '.. ''Estlrnatei
Street." -
' - : : r i'"
Ieretania Street (Alapal to Piinahon)
Beretanla Street (Punaliou to McCuily)
BereUn'a Street iMcCully to.King Street K..
Nuuanu Avenue (Ueretanla to Country Club X V.
Kallhl Road (Kin: to Wailele ) .
' IJIiha Street (King to Wyllle) ..... ... . I. .
'King Street (Itlcharda to McCuIly).. .
King Street CLiliha to Kabauikl).... ,
Waiale Rd (Manoa Bridge to Koko Head Ave) .
' Duslness . District .... . .... ... .,....' - - ':
tPuunut , Improvement District
V I
Aicwa. Heights
...............
Totals
and,
J Whereas, Such engineer Lss a' M.
i permanently Improving specified ior-
tlons of the sacaned "Dc't Road t as
' follows: , ".. . - r
':J . . Relt Road. ' ;. .
Completion Pali -. concrete ;
road and walLV..:iv; eV'O O)
Concrete'; road 20. ft : w ide,'" ' i
c ' Pall to-KualoA- I'olnt. . .T-z::jW,f
r -Knaloa- PC to 5oathKay r';
; : lianas. i VfV. ..t .'-. 135,000.00
Retaining swain ia; vicinity
or. Kaaaa
50,000.00
Curve "elimination aad re
: cQustrflctlon of belt road
: between f Honolulu and "
! .Waialua - 90,000.00
Concrete .roal 20 ftT wide, :
Walme bridge to Halei- ' J' : --
wa Hotel y.V............ 120,000.00
ToUl .V.V-...-..'830l
90
and.
Whereas, the cbntrlbutlon from the
general revenues of the City, and
County of Honolulu to uch, estimated !
permanent improvement oijiignways,
together with the ahareof the gen
eral revenues of such city and county
for other neeesfarj -permanent im
provement , of highways Hhroughout
said city and county and not estimat
ed, w,Hi require an" additional Income
to sail city and 'county for such pur
pose of f upward-i of Si 90,000 for at
least four ;, years, over rabove all
posslb!e and probable contributions to
such pnfposes from the general reve
nues of said city and county even on
a 1 per 'cent basis of taxation; and
' Whereas, said " engineer - has f esti
mated that the necessary , upkeep ,of
GIVEGU1DSFIN
iiCEIOilE:
H1LO, April Supervisor Julian
It Yates introduced a resolution at
the meeting of the board of supervis
ors, on Wednesday ' last calling for
steps to be taken to urge upon the
legislature the necessity, to enact a
law that, will permit, all national
guardsmen who are called from tbei
own precincts o active service in
other parts, to .vote at the coming
elections, no matter , where they, be
domiciled at that time.. .
" The supervisor takes the stand that
with the . National Guard v mobilized,
many of the voters will be forced to
leave their' own districts and may-be
away at the time the primary and
election' proper take place, lie saye
that these men who would be obeying
the call to duty Issued by their coun
try, should not be deprived of the op
portunity to vote, and that : a - law
should be passed ' to enable them to
do so. i:-'--y : -t". y''"
Copies of the resolution are being
sent to the president of the senate,
the speaker of the house of represen
tatives and the governor. A wireless
message has also been sent to County
Attorney W. It Beers, who is la Hon
olulu at present asking him to further
the object of the bill as much as
possible. !"." :Xr; :' '" ..-- . : ; v-
:Ueut. Edward A., Kelly, an . Ameri
can aviator, who for the last year and
a halt was witalthe., British, flying
corps, arrived M . New! York oa the
steamship Lapland- to assist ' ia in
structing' American fliers at Mineola.
TiBE PRESENTED
the airoximately 471 miles cf high-?
ways in the City and County of Uo-' v
nolulu requires an estrmatd um of
fitV;m) per year for maintenance an(
repair of highways In said eity ami
county over and above all e'stimatd
crntributlons rrom the aeneral reve
nues cf wild city and county even.cn a'
I per cent liasls of taxation; now.
therefore, be it enacted by the Leis .
latere of the Territory tt Hawaii: ' ,
Sectirn t. The assessor of the tavt
ation livision in which, the City anI ,
County of - Honolulu is - lucluded U
; hereby ordered and. directed to add
. Proportion
i Total ?. ;. to be boi no-.
Total ; ;.
I-tlmated
Cont V
$ iiur.oo
" 20,0000 ..
40.000.00 ,
l72.oyo.oo
70,400.00
122.000.fu ;
1 8o.ooo.oo r
HO.OOO.oO '
. . 8y.noo.00
soo.ooo.oo
17,no.).oo
co.coo.oo , ;
' : " 7' Estimated':- ; by City '
anauouniy
7r.(W)(.'
65.riOO.00
ltftVMO.O
i
I M"?.750.co ; $:2S..iyo..'o:
lulu and by h'm to-be act okhIo In it1
highway maintenance fund and be ni
proprlated by tlie Uard of svix-rvUurs
of : uald city an I -county ely for!
mairtf naiw.c au'i wpa!r of -hlzha'yf '
In the City- and County of ' llonoiuVo. v ;
. Sec tion Z.'i In addition to tbe speciah
rate authorized -lnSe-t'o I ''hrre.4
ftn d .In 'addition to"1 all ether rates at
which real and perwual ''.pniperly-
Sr I' to --bt.4ax5diJn! saW 'Us. anl -
law; raid assessor in hcrrby, frrtb'-r
crdercd arid dfrtctctl.-to adj. cich year;,
fo a period of foifr years commencing
July 1, 1317, a fnther rate of one an. I
nine-tenths mills 1(.00l9) ;to. be taxed
upon, and collected . from.: real.' and
personal property In said city and
county, . the proceeds of which aduM
tlonal rate are to be paid over rnir.t!i
ly to the treasurer of said city, ani
county and by him' to Le setaside in
a hlgTiway s permanent imrro'."1crneTit
fund and W be appropriated by t..e
board of supervisor pf said city, and
county solely for the permanent im
provement of highways in the district
ot Hcnolula and ' Upon the belt roa I ;
la the. proportion maintained l?y, the
total estimates for such .purposes . !,
hereinbefore recited.. ' " ' ' . "V )
Section 2. Nothing hcfeln shall ope
rate t9 prevent the boarJ pt supervi
8ors,of .'said city, and cocnt rora ap
propriating moneys out ot any other
fund or funds In the Lands of. tho
treasurer of. such, city atd county for
the, conirtructlon, maintenance or re- .
pair of any tifgnways,-brJfje cr storm,
drainage -.systems in, tali city ' and ;'
county. ' . . .- - ' .
.. Section 4. Tills act shall take ef-r
f.ect on July 1, 1917. f -
ISiflUESIlBfl
WAILUKU. Maul. April Saran
gadhar Das, a native of Dbenkanat
Bengal, India, who Is employed a
chemist at the Paia mill of 'the Maul
Agricultural ! Company, -wag to have
come before the. court, next Monday
for naturalixatlcn but tbe case will, go
over on the petition of , the United
States government . through. District
Attorney s. C Hubef. Huber, cafinot
attend this court' and asks that tbe
matter go over until July. lit wil
conterri that the petitioner I not a
white man and not a person 'of Afri
can nativity or descent and therefore
Is ineligible to American citizenship'. "
E. .R. Bevens, who in .repreentinT.
the petitioner, will hold that his rlient
Js.a blgh-caste HIndx and of the
same stock as -is the white racej of
Europe and America,; The case prom
laea to be oft e of unusual interest Dav
la a graduate of the University of Cali
fornia. I-..- !'!-!'.- '- .' . ' ;- ' -.
ONLY HALF OF KALAKAUA
AVENUE BONDS ARE SOLD
The Bishop estate wa3 th
bidder Saturday for Kalakaui i
improvement- bonds cf'sriz ;
for 40 of the 78 bonfj, va!;
13807.: This leaves C5 w:!;:i
1
bid for and, acccrdlz t ) D
L. Cc
Un, city treasurer, wi".
sc!J either at privata
prlca as til ty ta L
new tid3 calici fcr.
H8FBG0
TO CIIEi!!l?

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