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THE MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1915.
There will lie no deck passage sold
for the Mauna Kca Tor HUo Snturdny
heenuRo the men of Company E,
Twenty-fifth Infantry, who will go to
IIUo to build a trail up Mauna Loa,
will take nil the deck space.
Mong Hce, of Kahulul, was fined
10 by Judge McKay, on Wednesday,
for having opium in his possession,
,,and Hang Kin and Ah Mnu, Walluku
devotees of the dopy drug, wore fined
$15 each for indulging In their favor
Ele.-en Japanese were rounded up
' by the police on Tuesday night at
Waikapu and charged with gambling.
Each got a $10 fine from Judge Mc
Kay. Eugene Murphy, representing
the bunch, noted an appeal to the cir
Through the application of a coat
or asphaltum to the concreto roof of
the Hnleakala rest house, Engineer
Hugh Howell, of the rest house comll
tee, declared that the trouble caused
by the leaky roof has been remedied.
Mr. Howel! spent several days on the
mountain last week superintending
Mr. and Mrs. William Keanu en
tertained a small party of friends
very pleasantly at a dinner at their
homo at Camp 1, last Saturday even
ing.' Among the guests present were
Madam Alapai, Mr. and Mrs. da Cam
bra, Mrs. Bright, Mr. and Mrs. J. T.
Fantom, Mrs. D. K. Kahaulello, Mrs.
It. 1. Hose, Mrs. Ed. Walaholo, Miss
Keanu, W. Dutro, L. Smith, and J. N.
Several Walluku young men are
back of a little dance enterprise
known as "Six Saturday Nights."
Tickets for the six dances are to be
sold for $5, including ladies. The first
dance will be a Hallowe'en affair, oi
October 30, and will bo held in the
Paia Community House. Others will
follow November 27, January 1, Jan
uary 29, February 12, and March 4.
Some will be held in Walluku and
some in 1'aia.
County Engineer Joel B. Cox is con
sidering the plan of exterminating
weeds along road sides and on
thoroughfares not sufficiently traveled
over to keep the vegetation from
growing, by spraying with arsenlte of
soda, or other chemicals. The method
has been employed with good result's
in destroying weeds and troublesome
grasses on ranches and plantations,
but so far as is known it lias never
been tried hero for the purpose, Mr.
Cox lias in mind.
County Attorney Bevins has noti
fied the trustees of the A. Enos estate,
which owns the property on Market
street In which the palice raid took
place last Monday night, that th'e
noxt time a conviction is obtained fol
lowing a raid on this particular place,
that warrants will bo Issued for them,
on charge of renting property fo'r
gambling purposes. The place has
been raided a number of times re
cently, and Chinese gamblers rounded
up in each instance.
A heavy team of horses belonging
' to the Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar
Company, attached to a wagon, be
came frightened near the Maui Hotel
corner, last Tuesday morning, arid
made a mad dash down Main street
despite the efforts of the Japanese
driver to control them. After nar
rowly escaping colliding with a num
ber of automobiles and other vehicles,
one of the horses fell when opposite
the railroad depot, bringing the other
horse to a stop also. Neither horse
was seriously injured.
Alexander House Notes.
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Supervisor David F. Fleming was in
Honolulu this week on business.
Mrs. W. Wnibond, of Moloknl is
visiting friends In Honolulu.
Mrs. C. D. Lufkln returned homo
last Saturday from a visit to' friends
Deputy Tax Assessor T. B. Lyons
of Walluku spent several days in Ho
nolu'.u this week.
Miss Ernestine Lindsay, of Haiku
is the guest of Mr. nnd Mrs. C. 1
Dickey, of Honolulu.
John Fassoth, manager of the Kl
pahttlu plantation, returned this week
from a trip lo Honolulu.
Mr. and Mrs,. Geo. Gay, of Coro
nado, Cal., who'havo been visiting on
Lauai, returned to Honolulu this week.
Miss Jessie Scott of Honolulu ar
rives on Saturday to bo the house
guest of Mlts Isa Lindsay of Haiku.
Supervising Principal William Mc
Cluskey spent this week paying his
Initial visit to the schools of liana
Clerk Keola, of the County En
gineer's office, is the proud possessor
of a new Ford touring car, of the 191(1
Mr. nnd Mrs. W. A. Baldwin, of
Haiku, expect to leave for a vacation
on the Coast by the Manoa on Nov
H. A. U. Austin of the U. S. Hydro
graphic urvcy who is well known on
Maui, sailed for San fraricsco in the
Ventura last week.
Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Sloggctt, of Ha
makuapoko, left by the Manoa from
Honolulu on Tuesday for a six or eight
weeks trip to the Coast.
Mr. and Mrs. Arther Collins of Hp
nolulu arc visiting Mrs. Collins' par
ents. Mr and Mrs E. H. Klttredge at
the Fairmont hotel. San Francisco
FOPv SALE: One 4-horscpower
Fairbanks-Morse gas engine in excel
lent condition. Also lot of shafting,
pulleys, and belts. Inquire, Maul News
Office, Walluku. v tf.
Miss Albrecht, formeily head nurso
of the German Hospital, San Fran
cisco, was an arrival by the Manoa
last week, to accept a position as
nurse In the Paia Hospital.
James Campsle, formerly manager
of Olowalu plantation, but who now
has charge of Hakalau plantation, Ha
waii, departed last week, accompanied
by his wife, for a vacation on the
Senator and Mrs. H. B. Penhallow
sailed for San Francisco by the Ma
noa this week to bo gone a month.
Mrs. hoynolds, mother of Mrs. Pen
hallow will return with them on the
At last Saturday s session of the
board of supervisors, appointment of
J. K. Kahuo as superintendent of the
Makawao waterworks, which had been
pending since the previous meeting,
was approved, all members voting to
confirm except Drummond, who op
posed the appointment.
Dr. George S. Allien and sister, Miss
Irene Aiken arrived home this week
from a several months tour of thp
Pacific .Coast by motor car. During
their trip they traveled practically all
over California, accompanied, part of
the time by friends. They report a
most delightful vacation.
David Wadsworth of Hawaii, who
lias been a guest at the homo of his
uncle, Dr. J. E. Wadsworth, left Sat
urday for Boston, whore he is to en
ter college. Miss Clara Wadsworth
of Hiram, who has also been visiting
here, left at the same time for a visit
with her nunt, Mrs. D. A. Ball in West
Paris. Skowhegan, Me., Independent.
Much interest is being taken in the
Wall & Dougherty bowling tourna
ment which starts today at the Gym
nasium. A number of men have (sig
nified their intention of entering and
the athletic committee will hold a
meeting tonight In the head worker's
office to go over the list and fix the
handicaps. These handicaps are to be
arranl on an entirely different basis
than hcietofore and 't m thought they
will be n.u h more satisfactory
Toa-fJ't tnv dancing o.lvn will hold
Its first rcgo'ai- scsslo.1 and the at
tendance ii.i-'i..3es to be good, judg
ing by ti inquiries that have been
made jegaid ng it.
The members of the Alexander
House Gymnasium Club which is com
v,r.o,i nf dm nlilnr bovs under the
leadership of W. F. Crockott, will hold
tholr regular meeting tonight in the
Settlement building. The last two
moetlngs have been taKen up wnn
ivi irunniTtitlnn of tho club and to-
- night these boys will attempt their
first debate. Their subject will be:
"TioenWnri tim tiin nhvslclan is a
moro useful man in tho community
than the lawyer." Affirmative it. cocu
ett and Ah Tong; negative. Ed. Rod
fii!ia nml Edmund Harit.
An interesting group at the Alex
ander House during the past week
was composed of Chinese women and
children. About forty-two camo on
Friday morning and spent the morn
ing visiting together and listening lo
music and' playing games.
i-im Hnnnn Violrt In tho Ovmnnslum
Saturday night was very largely at
tended by people rrom wauuKu aim
nim fmm nut nf tmvn. It is honed
that such gatherings may be herd
frequently throughout tho season.
Tim first mnthnrs' meetlnir of the
season was hold at tho Kindergarten
nn Tnnaitnv eveninc. SlxtV mothers
and children were present and a vory
pleasant evening was spent, a umn
onstration of tho work and play of
lm niiiiilron wnn trivnn and on a table
at tho side of tho room was exhibited
th handwork of the cnuuron. Meet
ings of this kind Have proven very
-..niimi.io in nthpr schools because thoy
bring tho mothors in touch with the
alms and Ideals or mo wont anu u
is expected that similar meotings will
lie held In connection with the work
nffho Rnttinmnnt. Boforo the even
ing was over all tho mothers had
joined In tho games that wore planned
lor tlioir entortainmoni.
Championship Won by
Paias Fronr Puunenes
By taking last Sunday's game by a
score of 7 to 1 tlie Pala ball team won
tho championship of tho season from
tho Puunenes, and incidentally won a
leg on the Dr. Raymond cup. This
was tho third straight game taken by
Palas, tho Puunenes winning, but ono
game of tho series.
Tho game last Sunday was ono
sided, tho Paias at no time being in
danger. Robinson pitched again In
excellent form, allowing no hits up to
the 5th Inning. Sueda, for Puuneno
seems to have lost some of his form
er control, and was struck freoly by
Cooperation In Kula
Makes Good Showing
Crops Sold For One Percent Cost and
Farmers Buy Supplies at 4 1-2 Per
cant Above Invoice Price.
The Hawaii Experiment Station,
which has been much interested in
tho experiment of tho farmers in tho
Kula district in buying and selling
cooperatively, has Issued tho follow
ing Interesting data concerning tho
results of the association for the first
Tho Kula Farmers' Cooperative As
sociation has completed the first year
of its existence. It was organized
October 10, 1914. Until February of
this year It was engaged only in sell
ing produce. At that time it under
took the buying of groceries and sup
plies for its members in addition to
handling their crops.
"On September 30th tho books
showed the following statement of Its
affairs. In considering this statement
it Is important to bear in mind that
the aim of the Association has been
to servo its members nt cost that
is ,lo make only enough charges to
cover expenses. Tho Association is
purely cooperative in Us aims nnd
Money Assn. owes to mer
chants and farmers $ 9CS.05
Capital stock 225.00
Police Smash Door
In Successful Raid
Nine Alleged Gamblers Taken in Net
and Fined $25. Appeal to Circuit
Court on Technical Points.
Merchandise (inventory)....? 32S.90
Money duo Assn 539.89
Tho Association has handled about
$5,500 worth of crops at a cost to the
farmers of about $40 less than 1 per
'It has furnished them$2,375 worth
of groceries and supplies, making a
charge of 4 per cent over the cost
of tho goods. The gross profit has
been about $100 and tho expenses in
connection with the furnishing of sup
plies (rent of a storehouse and labor)
$55, so that there has been a net pro
fit on that part of tho work of $45.
"The total expenses of tho Asso
ciation, other than rent and labor,
have been about $170, including its
equipment of crates, stencils, etc., so
it is still somewhat behind, the profits
from nil sources having not yet caught
up with the Initial expenses.
The good which the farmers have
derived from their Association has
been two-fold. First, thoy have got
ten better prices for their crops. Sec
ond, they have bought their supplies
for much less than they could have
gotten them otherwise.
The public, too, has shared in tho
benefits, for where the Association has
been able to sell direct to the con
sumer the price to tho consumer has
been lower than the produce could
have been bought at a store."
Balded for tho fifth flmo in the
past year or two, and for the second
timo in less than" a month, a Chinese
resort on Market street, over the store
room formerly occupied by Endors
auto supply shop, yielded a harvest or
nine Chinamen, last Monday night.
Thoy wore all booked on charge of
gambling, and at tho trial before Dis
trict Magistrate McKay, on Wednes
day morning, they wore fined $25 each.
An appeal was noted by Attorneys
Case and Vincent, who represented
tho alleged gamblers, on points of
The raid last Monday night was
made by Deputy Sheriff Ferrclra ai'fO
Patrolman Coelho. In order to get
Into tho place, thoy had to pass two
doors, and sentries. Tho second door
'was midway. 'of tho stairway, and
when the officers reached It it was
locked. But the raiders were able to
get their fingers beneath the lower
edge of it and thus jerked it from its
hinges. Tills was done so quickly that
there had been no time for the sur
prised Chinese to disposo of tho
"paikau" outfit, which was seized
as evi (fence.
One of the points raised by tho de
fense at the trial, and on which tho np
peal was noted, was that the prose
cution had failed to show that tho
game of pnlkau Is a gambling game,
under the law.
Those in the little party arrested
and fined, were. Ah dice. Foo Tin,
Ah Fat, Akana, Ah Ling, Ah Sing, ATI
Wnl, Ah Lau, and Leong Hong. Some
of these wero caught in the raid of
three weeks ago.
No Sunday Movies For
Maui Say Supervisors
So far as tho Maui county super
visors are concerned the Sunday mov
ing picture agitation Is pau. Tho mat
ter has been side-stepped for several
months, but at the close of the ses
sion last Saturday a motion was made
by Supervisor Fleming that tho ap
plication of the Pioneer Hotel Com
pany to give Sunday night movie
shows, bo denied. Drummond was (he
only member of the board to vote
against tho motion.
Hoogs and Abrams
Both Plead Guilty
To Embezzlement and are Fined $1000
Each Filipino Forger Fined $200
and Gets Week in Jail.
High School Notes.
HAMAKUAPOKO, Oct. 14. Among
tho arrivals on tho Matsonia which
reached Honolulu last Tuesday was
Miss Ethel Boyd, of San Jose, Calif.
Miss Boyd is to be located on Maul
ns she takes tho place in the llama
kuapoko Pjublic School vacated by
Mrs. Gossln. Miss Boyd is a gradu
ato of tho San Jose Normal and has
had two years of teaching experience
in California. She arrived on Maui
Wednesday afternoon coming from
Honolulu on tho Mauna Kea. The
placo In tho school has been filled
during the past few weeks by Mrs.
W. S. Nlcoll.
The Valley Islo Theatre has been
having good features and photo plays
this week. Madame Alapai, the Ha
waiian soloist of tho Royal Hawaiian
Band, having remained behind after
tho sixteen mc-nihorn of tho h.md who
greeted tho Laha'na people with high
class music last week, ennw, over
from Lahalna purposely to ding at
tho Valley Isle, . and sho ceria'nly
charmed tho largo and fashlonabio
audience which greeted her last Mon
day night. Tho sweet singer was en
cored timo nnd again.
Thcro was also another large aud
ience at the theatre last evening vhen
"The Man Who Found Himself," feat
uring Robert Warwick, was played.
Tonight "The Adventures of Kat't
lyn" and four other thrilling pictures
will bo shown. Next week tho main
pictures at this house will bo a fi"o
act featuro: "Hark in Exile," Patho
Weeklies, "Tho Adventures of Kath
lyn," and the "Exploits of Elaine."
An added attraction will be the open
ing of tho new serial known as "Ihc
Diamond from the Sky," a plcturlzed
romantic novel by Roy L. McCardell.
There's not ono dull moment in tho
wholo pay of this new story of twenty
,two episodes, full of thrills, animation
and suspense. It Is considered a tre
mendous box-office triumph where
over shown. Another five reel feat
ure expected is "House Lost Court."
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Those Who" Travel
Mrs. M. B. Hair, of Hamakuapoko,
has been spending this week at La
halna as tho guest of Mrs. Worth
The boys of tho" Maui High School
have been working lately on an out
door running track and havo It practi
cally complolcd. Thoy received this
week from Honolulu n vaulting pole,
a shot, and a hammor and are start
ing in in earnest to train for an inter
class track moot which Is to bo hold
in a few wooks.
On Wednesday afternoon tho So
phomore girls baskot ball team of tho
Maui High sahool defeated tho Fresh
men by tho score of 7-5.
By str. Mauna Kca, Oct. 13. Miss
R. French, Ray Irwin, Miss Noyes,
L. M. Dllllon, II. Gormau, C. F,
Lund, L. V. Calhoun and wife, Miss
By str. Claudlne, Oct. 9. W. L.
Baptlste, Mrs. Baptlste, C. O. Hottel,
Miss M. Homananul, Mrs. L. Faga-
wa, E, L. Martin, H. G. Sloggctt, Mrs.
Sloggott. F. B. Lyons, Miss G. Rose-
craus, J. C. Plaucuigton, W. D. Cev-
aid, K. D. Man, and fourteen deck.
By str. Mikahala, Oct 9. C. II.
Cooke, W, F. Dillingham. P. Ilannan,
II. D. Bowcn, Father Maxinne, Mrs.
O. Meyer, Master Meyer, Miss L. Kail
wila, Mrs. Waibond and child, J. K.
Unhlnui, nnd eight deck.
By str. Mauna Kea, Oct. 11. K.
M. Akana, S. E. Lucas, S. Takemorl,
Nagsakl, W. O. Smith, II. M. von Holt:
George Gay and wife, S. Pupuhi and
wife, W. II. Zimmerman, S. Okawa.
T. Kanoko, C. S. Judd, D. F, Fleming,
we ureen, I. Takashima, H. C. Moss
man, F. B. Heilbron.
Kamato Kaneshiro was yestorday
granted a divorce from Kamado Kane
shiro on grounds of non-support.
HONOLULU, October 13. Frank L.
Hoogs, former teller of tho Bank of
Hawaii, charged with embezzling
$1000 of his employer's money, and
Louis Abrams, secretary and a di
rector of tho Hawaiian Trust Com
pany, charged with converting to his
own use and benefit a $1000 Kauai
Railway Company bond belonging to
Mrs. Cordelia C. Hartwell. pleaded
guilty before Judge Ashford in tho
circuit court yesterday to the charges
against them. In court with Hoogs
and Abrams was Richard Ramos, the
Roselawn waiter who pleaded guilty
several weeks ago to raising a seven
dollar check to seventy dollars.
Hoogs and Abrams were fined $10(70
each and sentenced to pay tho costs of
court, amounting to three dollars and
fifty cents in each case. Ramos was
sentenced to pay a fine of $200 nnd
tho cost of court and to bo Imprison
ed in tho territorial penitentiary for a
Free After Fines Paid
Tho fines of Hoogs and Abrams
were paid, that of tho former through
his brother, William Hoogs, and that
ol Abrams by this defendant himself.
Tho moment these fines and costs had
been paid and receipted for Hoogs and
Abrani3 wero free men. Ramos told
tho court that ho had no money and
no friends. Besides the outright sen
tence ot a week's Imprisonment Ra
mos will havo to remnin in prison, 200
days in lieu of his fine and then do
threo days and a half more In lieu of
the costs of court. Some friend may
come forward, however, and pay tho
costs, which will let Ramos out of jail
tnreo uays and a half earlier.
It is a coincidence that tho threo
defendants tho two embezzlers and
tho forger had, all left tho Territory
nnd that Hoogs and Ramos were in
California when they wero indicted in
Honolulu by tho territorial grand jury
and it was another coincidence that
all threo pleaded guilty; and, again,
it Is a coincidence that tho threo were
sentenced by Judge Ashford within a
tew minutes of each other.
Polo Club Gets Lease
of Kapiolani Park
The noxt polo tournament in Ho
nolulu will probably bo held in Ka
plolanl park, which has just been
secured by tho Honolulu Polo and
Racing Club under a 15 years lease
for tho purpose. Tho lease was erant-
ed this week by tho Oahu board bf
supervisors,- under authority granted
by tho last legislature through a
special act. Under tho terms of the
lease, tho club pays $100 yer year
rental for that portion of tho park to
bo used, and must pay 10 pr cent
or tne gross receipts of every meet.
A general admission fee of 25 conts
for adults and 10 cents for chlldroh
Is also provided, though special prices
may be charged for grand stand seats.
BOSTON, October 11. ttoston 2, Philadelphia 1. Winning run
made in the ninth by Lewis, on hot'stngle. Batteries: Alexander and
Mums for Phtla. Leonard and Carngan for Boston. Attendance
300. Receipts $83,191.
LONDON. October 11. First decided stand of Serbian army
against Austrian-German invaders is expected in mountain range 50
miles south of Belgrade. This high ground, with steep defiles, affords a
capital defense ground. Invasion of Serbia has aroused fighting spirit
throughout country. Men and women of all ages arc working on de
WASHINGTON. October 11. Collector Franklin, of Honolulu,
is conferring with Treasury officials relative to repairs to Honolulu
REPORT OF THE RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURES OF THE CUUIM i Y
OF MAUI FOR THE QUARTER YEAR ENDING SEPTEMBER 30th, 1915.
Fines and Costs $ 2,458.77
Liquor Licenses 5,005.00
Licenses .' 15,250.31
Mnlulanl Hospital 1,473.50
Water Rates 3,895.17
Sundry Realizations 2,082.09
Transfer from Improvement
Overdraft . .
Cash Balance, Juno 30 ' 32;435.G4
Property Tax pro rata 1,905.57
Cash Balance, Juno 30
Cash Balance, Juno 30,
Fees Hunting Permits ..
ROAD TAX FUND.
Cash Balance, June
Road Tax Walluku
Road Tax Makawao
Road Tax Lahalna
Road Tax Hana .
Road Tax Molokal
Salaries Supervisors .
COUNTY CLERK'S OFFICE.
Salary County Clerk
Salary Deputy County Clerk
Incidentals County Clerk ..
Furniture Office Supplies
Telephones and Wireless ......
Bond County Officers
Support Maintenance Indigents
Supt. County Garago
Subsidy Militia and Fire Dept. .
Salaries Physicians and Inspectors i,&uu.uu
Malulani Hospital 2'19?9
County Farm and Sanitarium ' inn
Incidentals Kula Physician 75.00
FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING.
Salary Deputy Auditor
Salary Deputy Treasurer
Expenses Liquor Commission
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE.
Salary County Attorney
Tnr-lflpntnlfi Cnuntv Attorney
Salaries District Magistrates 2
Clerk District Court Walluku
TnMHi'ntnls District Court
Salaries Circuit Court 1
Expenses Circuit Court
Salary Deputy Sheriffs i 2i2-0
Salary Sheriff's Clerk 210.00
Pay Roll, Police and Guards 5,337.45
Expenses Police Department 810. 15
Support Maintenance Prisoners 2,092.68
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Salary County Engineer ' : fl22,22
Incidentals County Engineer I?Hn
Clerk Public Improvements 330.00
Salaries District Overseers 1,880.80
County Buildings and Parks . . . . 2,171.51
Street Lights 1'S"?2
Cottage Malulani Hospital .' 750.00
Expenses Waterworks . 2,552.12
Roads and Bridges Walluku 8,656.55
Roads and Bridges Makawao 7,301.73
Roads and Bridges Lahalna 4,818.47
Roads and Bridges Hana 4,442.11
Roads and Bridges Molokal . . . . 1,646.16
Overdraft, Juno 30
Interest and discount
Transfer to General Fund 750.00
Permanent Improvements 8,081.41
New Building Kaluaaha
TTew Building Olowalu
New Building Keanao
New Building Walluku
New Building Hamakuapoko
Repairs and Maintenance ...
Furniture and Fixtures
Janitor Service and Supplies
iToad Tax Fund 6,011.44
Game Fund 879.72
Improvement Fund 25,569.80
School Fund 18,942.36
Outstanding Warrants, July 1, $ 55,219.85
Warrants Drawn 86,760.42
Interest on Warrants 416.04
Warrants Redeemed r. 99,628.35
Interest . 416.04
Outstanding Warrants, Oct. 1, 42,351.92
E. & O. E.
October 12, 1915.
Auditor, County of Maul.
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