HONOLULU KTAK-BUIETiy, FKIPAY, PECOIBKR 14,1917.
.NEW I). S, SHIPS
We have just opened a large assortment of beau
tifully embroidered kimonos, doilies and table
fih pieces, richly embsridered handbags, fancy place
& cards, a large stock of children's toys, etc.
Kins; Street, near Fish Market.
rATT 9? nnPTfWDTV1
riLL v9 JJUUUllLiVl 1.
Father and mother will sup
ply all the "jim-cracks" that
arc necessary, make your gift
. of a more permanent nature.
"The gift that lives and
V groxrs" with the baby through
' her school life up to woman
hood. The gift which assumes in
creased intrinsic value as well
as ; heightened ; channferough .
. ) association. , . ' ; "
WASHINGTON'. Double hulls and
dock !;!fch tMiHi'ieads will make sorut
of the thirty five new ships the
l'n!td States bhipping board is build
in?, as well nigh unsinkable as a ves
h( ! ran be.
The p'an of construction of these
cargo carriers and transports is not
new in naval arcr.Mure It is alms
vie!l recognized !!r."s. Kxpense ha-,
l.ppn the only objections heretofore -coupled
with the loss of large space
within the hulls.
The new ships will be practically
cellular. And as a Zeppelin, due to it
cellular construction, does net neces
sariiv fall tecause one of Its compart-
n t r r i V) O T TV nil 1 f fT P
of this new fleet sink because one or
its watertight bulkheads was stabbed
by a torpedo.
It is paid thai tin- credit for plan
Einf the shii-s belongs to Admiral
Capps. now the general manager of
the shipping board. He refused today
to comment upon the matter.
Sixteen and one half knots has been
decided upon a the speed of the un
slnkable ships. Experts say i hat It Is
almost certain that one torpedo could
not sink such a ship, and indeed, it' is
uncertain whether two could send
Per to the bottom.
ft i5 said that work upon these vf
fcis wiM begin at once, and that thev
will be constructed as rapidly- as poa
Apples. $150 per hox. Come and
get them. Geo. A. Felayefr, 926 Ma
unakea street, riione 3722. Adv.
SHOT CAOARET SINGER
NEW YORK. N. V. John Becker.
28 years old. of Bridgeport. Conn., a
soldier in the United States army,
6ho Freda Clayton, a cabaiet singer.
In the face in her apartment here and
then committed suicide. The woman
told th police Becker was attentive
to her and shot her because of
Then It's Time to
Call a Halt
If you drink beer or liquor, even
moderately, look owt. for kidney trou
ble. Alcohol will weaken the kidneys
in time and then you may expect
urinary difficulties, backache, rheuma
tic attacks, dizzy spells nervousness,
or sick headaches. Don't wait for
worse trouble. Use Doan's Backache
Kidney Pills. They help weak. kidneys,
whatever the cause. Thousands thank
Doan's for quick relief.
"When your back is lame remem
ber the name." (Don't simply ask for
a kidney remedy ask distinctly for
uoan a c-acKacno rvianey nut ana
take no other.) Doan's Backache Kid
ney pills are sold by all druggists and
storekeepers or will be mailed on re
ceipt of price by the Hollister Drug
Co., or Benson, Smith & Co., agents
for the Hawaiian Islands. Adv.
Go to the
for cooling sodas and soft
WKeh you rent a home, to others or for
your own use, you realize the value of run
. ning hot water. The
II I. ! ttV 'ATT, r .
u) In fP)
In cottage, palatial residence or hotel, sup
plies hot water for all purposes, cheaply,
OLAA IS HEAVY
TRADER AT 54.50
There was b;:t ore sugar st.vk sal
tecorded during the Honolulu Stock
A- Bond Kxchanise session this morn
ing and that waa 4 i snares of Mr
Hryde ?to k at '.2'2 a vhire. Mut
though the rr.arke! cuiftinued inactive
tl: tone was firrr. if not f:rn;.T than
during th j.a.st '- iay?. Hetwee!,
boards. 07". share of Olaa traded
)iar,d5 at $4..V anfl Oahu share?
fold at f-'.2'.. Thf e-linz- price for
Olaa fhowd a sJkht drop. Hawaiian
Pines continued artive. three sale..
tv,o of ten shares ea h and one of fif
teen shares being registered at J 4 1 . ."
which ie a neat rise uer the 1'iK'ire
ot the. past few davo. N'o reason is
civen for thp ri.-o. rno?t of th brok
ers declaring tlt the priop is rr.ere
1 returning to a normal 'evel.
In the unlisted seenr'tie '
rlrra sold at (enf and went
pi "2 rents; the -:o 1: mintamlTTt:
firmneps Montan;i-Ringhp.ni dropped
n lilt e from the 44 cents asked and
47 at;ked yesterday to 42 and 4-" re
specfively today; l'ifi sel'ing at 4"
rents. In Enee's ".oo sold at $4.."n and
1 "i Mineral Products went at 11
Honolulu Stor- rye'-p"'
Friday, Dec. 14.
Alexander & Ealdwin
C. Erewer & Co, . . . . .
Ewa Plantation Co".
Haiku Sugar Co
Hawaiian Agr. Co
Hawn. Com. & Sugar Co. .
Hawaiian Sugar. Co
Honokaa Sugar Co
Honomu Sugar Co
Hutchinson Sugar Dlanu.
Kahuku Plantation Co. . .
Kckaha Sugar Co
Koloa Sugar Co
McEryde Sugar Co., Ltd.
Oahu Sugar Co
Olaa Sugar Co., Ltd.....
Onomea Sugar Co.
a hau Sugar 'lant. C-...
Pacific Sugar Mill
Pa!a Pla Nation Co
reoeekec Sug-r a
Pioneer Mill Ce
San Carlos Milling Co...
Waialua Agr. Co
Waituku Sugar Co.
Erdau Developing Co. . . .
1st Is. Assess. 7 pc. Pd.
2nd Issue Paid-up
Haiku Fruit t Pack., Pfd
Haiku Fruit & Pack. Com
Hawaii Con. Ry. 7 pc. A.
Hawaii Con. Ry. 6 pc B.
Hawaii Con. Ry. Com...
Hawaiian Pineapple Co..
Hon. Brew. &. Malt. Co..
Honolulu Gas Co., Ltd
Hon. R. T. & U Co
Inter Island S. N. Co....
Mutual Telephone Co. ...
Oahu Railway & Land Co.
Pahang Rubber Co
Selarra-Vmdlnt v '70 'p;.)
Tanjong Olok Rubber Co.
Beach Walk Infp. Dlst...
Hamakua Ditch Co
Hawaii Con. Ry. 5 pc...
Hawaiian Irr. Co., 6s....
hi. Tsr 4 pc. RvA.d ..
Haw. Terr'l 4 pc Pu imp
aw. Terr. Pub. Imp. 4 pc
Hw. Terr'l ? a oe
Honokaa Sugar Co., 6 pc.
HHo Gat Co., Ltd
Honolulu Gas Co.. Ltd, 5s
Kauai Ry. Co- 6a
Manoa Imp. Dist. 5!2 pc.
-...de Sugar Co.. I..
Mutual Telephone 5a ...
Oahu R. & L. Co., 5 pc.
Oahu Sugar Co., 6 pc...
Olaa Sugar Co., 6 pc.
Pacific Guano &. Fer. Co.
Pacific Sugar MHI Co., 6s
San Carlos Milling Co...
30 32' 2
27' 2 23' 4
22 22' 4
41' 2 42
Between Boards: Sales: 300, 350,
165, 100. 60 Olaa, 4.50; 50 Oahu, 29.25;
10, 10, 50 Pines, 41.50.
Session Sales: 40 McBryde, 8.62' 2.
Latest sugar quotation: 96 deg. test,
5.92 cents, or $118.40 per ton.
Friday, Dec. 14.
Honolulu Con. Oil....
Engals Copper Mining
Mineral Products Co..
Mountain King" Mining
Montana Bingham Co.
Madera Mining Co
Sales: 850 Madera, .33; 1000 Bing
ham, .45: 365 Hon. Oil, 4.55; 500 En
gels, 4.50; 150 M. Products, .11; 1000
Henry Watemouse Trust Co
Ltd. Member Honolulu Stock and Bom
Fort and Merchant Streets
ELECTION OF OFFICERS.
U. S. OFFERS TO
LEASE OIL LAND?
Financial row in Honolulu xva so
busy talking tftfs ncrnirg ahout the
Grasshof diary story published Yes
terday in the Star-Bulletin that the re
eirt of a rressace ly cai'le from Sau
Krancisco by a local hroker th.at ru
mcr ws m c.ircu!atioi to the M'fcvt
that tlie evernnnt hid A"r I t"
icase the oil lands occupied bv the
Honolulu Tonsolidated f'iT to the v
cupant taiifd to cause more I'lnn' t
dinary interest and as a result the ef
fect of the nin;or v.;i. no? ''': e
local eifhange. Only one sa'e -xt re
corded. 3Si shares Eoing .-.t
The San Francisco prir is rer-ortr'i
to be. JtTu a shares. The mssftto this
inu-ninp r.Iso. ptatM'tl at the offer o-lea.'-c
had ten turned dovn by thr
c.o:niiarur'tut no verifi-ation if eithe
tlq.jitftcr or the ntmor. ou'd he -c
!red from the local men finanriallj
interested in the concern.
There is now an exceptional oppor
tunity to purchase the highest class
bonds at prices yielding bVi to 8 per
cent, against yields in normal times
of from 4 to 5' 2 per cent.
Full information regarding all main
land and local bonds furnished with
Bishop Trust Co., Ltd.
Bethel Street. Phone 5725
ON R0EHUS PROGRAM
Anno'inceT.ent is made of the pro
ft?"t for the rec:t?.i which Werner
Rohl. retinnc 6'jpormt-ndent of th
Queen's hospital. ?'v on Sunday
evenine. December a; the Luther
an church. Keretania street. nr;r
PunhboHl. The nroprant. thr jiro
rp(i of which T-il! co to the ApitI--e.n
Red Tross. opiens vrith tlie Star
Spnneled Banner end closes with Alo
ha Oe an4 HawnM Ponn) Wucnor.
Dvorak. Sullivan. Handel and Chonin
are representd in the orean numbers
classic Interest Tickets ;re n
uiiiiAiiiiu TnncT rn ia
V-.-'V . "A I I LI IV llllLllll 4 I I I
rSt Real Estate
Stocks and Bonds
Saf Denosit Vanlt
'iySt? Authorized by law to act as Trustees, Execu
W&f" tors, Administrators and Guardians
Prapue telegram says Pr. Wck-
erle's evasive attitude towards Czech j
efforts to mak Hungarian Slavonia 1
p.irt of a Czech Slav state has caused
creat dissatisfaction in the Czech
ca m p.
At the Singapore Rubber Auc-
tions held this week comnienc-
ing Wednesday, plantation pale
crepe realized lo'-i cents per
The Nfw York price for the
corresponding date '.vas 54 cents.
IN THR CIRC1TIT COURT OF THE
First Circuit, Territory of Hawaii j
At Chambers In Probate. I
Life, Fire, Marine,
Baggage or Accident
CASTLE & COOKE, Limited
General Insurance Agents
Fort and Merchant Streets
In the matter of the Estate of Will
Prestidgc, Deceased. No. 53-7.
The Petition of Will Prestidpe. Jr..
of Honolulu, alleg'.np that Will Pres
tidge, of Honolulu, City and County of
Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii, died
intestate at Honolulu, on the 9th day
of December, A. D. 1917, leaving prop
erty within the jurisdiction of thi6
Court necewsary to be administered
upon, and praying that Letters of Ad
ministration issue to him, having this
day. been filed:
It is ordered, that Friday, the 18th
day of January, A. D. 1918, at 2 o'clock
p. m.. be and hereby is appointed for
hearing said Petition in the Court
Room of this Court in the Judiciary
Building, in Honolulu, City and County
of Honolulu, at which time and place
all persons concerned may appear and
ehow cause, if any they have, why
said Petition should not be granted.
By the Court:
H. A. WILDER.
Dafed Honolulu, Dec. 14, 1917.
WILLIAM B. LYAIER.
33 South King Street,
Attorney for Petitioner.
6968 pec. 14, 21, 28, Jan. 4.
E. C. PETERS
210 McCandlecs BIdg.
Honolulu, T. H.
Stocks, Bonds, Securities, Loan
Negotiated, Truet Estates Manafled
P. H. BURNETTE
79 Merchant St, Phone 184
California and NewYorle
Draws: Wills, Deeds, Mortgages and
all Legal Documents
Consulting, Designing and Con
Bridges, buildings, Concrete Struc-
j tures, Steel Structures, Sanitary yg
j terns, Reports and Estimates on
Projects. Phone. 1045.
NOTICE TO WATER CONSUMERS
LUNALILO STREET, VICTORIA
STREET. WILDER AVENUE AND
In order to make repairs to fire hy
drants, water will be shut off along
Lunalilo street,-from Kapiolani to Pen
sacola; Victoria street, Lunalilo to
Green; Thurston avenue. Green to
Wilder; Wilder avenue, Thurston to
Keeaumoku. and Keeaumoku avenue.
.WJlder o N-wewehi street, between
me nours or ana u p. m., r riday,
Dec. 14, 1917.
F. G. KIRCH HO FF,
Gen. Mgr. Honolulu Water Works.
THE YOKOHAMA SPECIE BANK,
Capital subscribed. . .yen 40.000,000
Capital paid up yen 30,000,000
Reserve funds yen 22.100,000
S. AWOKI, Local Manager. .
and Insurance Agents
Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar
Haiku Sugar Company.
Pala Plantation Company.
Maui Agricultural Company.
Hawaiian Sugar Company.
Kahului Railroad Company.
McBryde Sugar Company.
Kahuku Plantation Co.
Kauai Fruit & Land Co., Ltd.
C. Hit & CO.
SHIPPING 'AND INSURANCE
j.- i .'i
FORT -ST HONOLULU, T. H.
List of Officers and Directors;
E.' F. BISHOP. . . . . :. ... .President
G. H. ROBERTSON.:.,.'....... s
...Vice-President and Manager
R. IVERS ..........
...Vice-President and Secretary
A. GARTLEY..- Vice-President
E. A. R. ROSS ...Treasurer
GEO. R. CARTER .Director
C. H. COOKE. Director
J. R. GALT ..Director
R. A. COOKE Director
D. G. MAY ....Auditor
Bank o f
- ... .
Fort Street, near Queen "
Transacts a General Basking
Invites your account and guaran
tees safe and efficient serrice.
Exchange, Letters of Credit and
Travelers' Checks issued on
In a safe pace. . Wa pay 4 interest
At the adjourned Annual Meetln?
of the stockholders of Benson, Smith
Jt- Co.. Limited, held at the nffire. of
the corporation in Honolulu, on Tues-I
riav. December 11. 117. the followine1
officers were elected for the ensuing
Mr. Geo. W. Smith. . .Pre?. & Manager
Mr. Wm. C. McGonagle Vice-Pres.
Mr. Jas. A. Kerr Treasurer
Mr. J. A. Basham Secretary
The Audit Co. of Hawaii Vuditors
J. A. BASHAM.
URINE Granulated Eyelid,
lha Oat and Wind qvcl'y
41 rii,4 Virina Trv it In
Just received and can be had for the asking,
p , ; m
; 'jxf'-pi -vpi
A synopsis of the War Tax
with accurate tables and concrete
examples of its application to
Bank of Hawaii, Ltd
Cor. Fort and Merchant Sts.
for a copy.
j B. F. DILLINGHAM CO- LTD.
Fire, Life, Accident, Compensation
Money to Loan
HOME INSURANCE COMPANY OF
818 Fort Street Telephone 3523
! J. F. MORGAN CO, LTD.
Information Furnished and Loans
Merchant Street Star Building
Phone 1572 .
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ALAKEA & BERETANIA STS.
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