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THE MAUI NEWS, FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 1918. Gym. Team Is Still With Clean Record Two More Hot Games On Basket Ball Court Sees Cubs And Saints Again Eat The Dust Fourth Games To Be Played Tonight The Mn iu flasket nail League pull ed off its third wet of games on Fri day, August 9th, at the Alexander House Gymnasium. The first of the two games played was in favor of the Alexander House Gymnasium team. St. Anthony played a r.trong game in the first half and made the best score. Th Gym. strengthened their (earn for (tie second half a".d carried the day. The score was 18 to 8. The line up for the Gym. team was: Chuck, Pan Low, Alfred do Rego, ,11m Kilt Kum, James Alo. Substi tute:!, Paul Low and John Wilming ton. St. Anthony: Edmund Hart, Ah Sang, John Vasconcellos, Francis Ha inamoto, Aki Leong; substitute. Ah Chnng Jim. Referee, Harry Gesner; K.corer, Eddie Ah Tarn: time of game 4D minutes. Second Game Close The second game wan a great deal closer. Kahului did most of their playing in the first half. Fine team work on their part made them win ners over the fast Cubs by a score of 9 6. Nevertheless, the Cubs were playing all the time, and Kahului had no easy time of it. The two opposing teams were as follows: Spencer, Feuerpiel, Pan Alex Morris, Vasconcellos for Kahu- hii. Cubs: Eddie Rodrigues, Frank do Rego, John Kahookele, Reuben Cockett, Manuel Pomba and substi tute, Reuben Goodness. Referee Harrv Gesner; scorer, Eddie Ah Tarn Time of game 40 minutes. Another double header is to be Played tonight at the Alexander House Gymnasium. The league gives two games weekly, until the season closes. Games as played to date. Played Won Lost Wailuku Gvm .330 Kahului .... 3 3 1 Cubs 3 1 2 St. Anthony ..3 0 3 Per 1.000 .66(1 .333 .000 Islands To Go Dry After Next Tuesday (Continued from Page One.) The Grand Hotel, being all tied up in the courts, is not so certain of its future, but the management has plans on foot for opening an elaborate so da and ice cream parlor in one of the .front lanai sitting rooms. Old Booze Board Still On Neck liy an executive order just signed by Governor McCarthy, the present liquor license boards of the several counties will be continued to have charge of the distribution of such liq uors as are permitted to be imported and used under the new law. Thjj.' Maui board, consisting of C. u. lnr kin, D. C. Lindsay, T. B. Lyons, W. F. Kaae, and 1). H. Case, wilt have authority to grant licensed to such person or persons as UV sees fit, to act as dispensaries, .it will also ap point an inspector wfio must issue all permits for importing liquors and alsp permits to pWysielans and othrs authorized te'bu'y from the dispynries. Doctors w4ll not be permittcd-'to sell liquor ifflraight" it must W combin ed wffh drugs. They ninr give per srjrfptions for liquor, Imt these must Jfii o.k d by the licence inspector. Thus ' it is not going to-be easy for to even a sick man to (Pt an unlimited supply of "tonic" ob "'stimulant". Liquor Supply Practically Gone. It is reported by the few dealers who J.ook out licenses the first of July, that' their stocks are now practically ihausted, and that every drop they still have is "spoken for". They have had plenty of time to get into the clear, and most of them, claim at least, to have done so. ANOTHER PARTY STARTS ON TRIP THROUGH CRATER Undeterred by the experiences or the party of Mill school teachers last week. Judge Philip L. Weaver, his daughter Miss Mao C. Weaver, and Mrs. II. E. Hendricks, of Honolulu, arrived by Wednesday evening's Ma una Kea and left last evening for a trip around the island and through the crater. But they have carefully planned each step of their journey, and have arranged to keep in tele phonic communication at every op portunity. Besides Judge Weaver has been over the ground before, and is well qualified as a guide. The party will start by the Ditch Trail, going by Hana Kipahulu and Kaupo, and back by Kaupa gap and through the crater. They expect be gone almost a full week. to GYMNASIUM SCHEDULE Friday, August 16th. 1:311 P. M. All Boys Class. 7:00 P. M. Basket Ball: St. Anthony vs. Kahului. Gym. vs. Cubs. Saturday, August 17. 9:00 A. M. Junior Class. 1:30 P. M. Intermediate Coys Clubs. Sunday, August 18th. 1:30 P. M. to 3:00 P. M. All Roys. Monday, August 19th. 2:45 P. M. Japanese Girls Class. 3:30 P. M. Junior Girls Class. 7:00 P. M. Hoys Class. Tuesday, August 20th. 1:30 P. M. Japanese Roys, Juniors. 7:30 P. M. Women's Class. Pertinent Paragraphs Kapehe Kuaiaina has brought suit for divorce from Mai Kuaiaina on grounds of failure to provide. The Maui industrial accident board will hold its monthly meeting next Tuesday morning in the Wailuku dis trict court mom. The last mail from the coast re ceived here was on Tuesday of last week. If a coast mail is received to morrow morning (which isn't certain) it will bring about 11 days later mail. The little 6-year old Bon of An- toye do Rego was struck by a swin at the Alexander House Settlement play ground, yesterday afternoon sustaining a broken arm. Mrs. J. H. Raymond last week an nounced the engagement of her daughter, Violet Gertrude Makee. to Mr. Robert A. Smith, of San Francis co. Miss Cleo Case this week finished her engagement with the Alexander House Gymnasium ns girls' work di rector of gymnasium classes. Her work in the Gymnasium has been very successful from all standpoints and Miss Case is to be congratulated on the snowing she made. She will leave soon to resume her studies on the mainland. Alexander Valentine, manager of the Olowalu Co.; collided with a one horse wagon of a Japanese junk deal er, near Waikapu, last Sunday after noon resulting diastrously to the pro perty of the Japanese, who fortunate ly was not seriously injuerd. Valen tine claims that the Japanese was on the wrong side of the road. The matter will probably bo settled in the courts. Public Utilities Board Visits Maui W. T. Carden, chairman, and W. P. Thomas, a member of the Public Utili ties Commission, accompanied by Miss Amalie Bostleman, secretary of the board, arrived here on Monday night from Hawaii and have been busy ever since investigating the sev eral public utility corporations on Maui. They hope to finish their work in time to take the Monday night boat to Honolulu. The companies in which the com- sion is interested on Maui are The Kahului Railroad Company, the Is land Electric Co.; the Lahaina Ice Company, the Hana Ice and Electric P.n nnrl flip Maul Tplpnhnno Pn No formal hearings are being he& on this trip, but the records of" the several businesses are being gone in to, and an inspection of tlja property or the companies made.y' Mr. Carden left this" morning for Hana to check up the Hana Ice & Electric Company, He expects to get back tomorrow' y A. J. Giguo'ux, the third copnhfs- sioner, van with the party during its invest igations on Hawaii last week, but did not accompany Uiere. Appeals From Local Draft Board Taken The local draft board is still busily kit work re-classitying the draftees under the later instructions of the Ho nolulu board. Many in previously de ferred classes are accordingly being advanced in the list. The board has been met with a large number of pro tests this time from men who claim xemption for various causes, and quite a number of appeals will prob- ibly be taken to the higher board. Some 25 or 30 men previously dis qualified for Class 1 for physical de eds are to be re-exnmiiu'd probably next week, under modification of the equirements which will probably permit them to be Bent into service. Most of these were left out before on account of lack of weight or height, and these requirements now modified will take in a number of Filipinos otherwise perfect physically. MOLOKAI MAN FINED FOR ASSAULT E. K. Devauchelle, of Molokai, was fined $5 and costs by Judge Harry C. Mossman, acting as district magis trate in place of C. C. Conradt, dis qualified, on conviction of assault and battery on Manuel Costa Amiren, a neighbor. The trial took place on Monday. The trouble between the men arose out of a quarrel between the children of the two families and Devauchelle was accused of going to Aniiren's house and punching him in the face. Enos Vincent, of Wailuku acted as special prosecutor. x CONVICT BREAKS JAIL, STEALS WATCH, AND IS SOON CAUGHT Renjamin Rellanuiva, a Filipino ter ritorial convict, belonging to the road gang working in Kula, took French leave last Sunday night, but was rounded up the following day by the police at Keahua camp where he was attempting to sell a gold watch. Investigation developed the fact that after leaving the prison camp, Rellanuiva visited the home of Joa quin Vincent, and lifted the watch from Vincent's clothes by reaching through an open window to the chair on which they were placed. The pris oner was convicted in Kauai and was serving a 2-year sentence. He will possibly be sent back to Honolulu to morrow evening. Latest News (Continued victs that a state of war existed .-incu powers, i cnechmn stated ed to maintain same relations with August 5th, the authorities forcibly entered the British and Trend consulates and arrested the consuls the next day. 1 oole has asked for .ected to leave soon via Tetrograd. -aine. It appears like severance of r.olshevik government. 1 :20 P. M., Thursday. BRITISH FLANKING ON EAST FRONT London, August 15 British reached the Caspian Sea and have The French captured all high and are working down north and nient in that sector is probable. SITUATION VASTLY IMPROVED IN MONTH Paris, August 15 Allied successes in Picardy have compelled Ger man realignment between Albert and Arras and enemy has begun a re tirement along a five-mile front. North of the Sommc the Australians reached outskirts of Bray. As a result of a month with base reclaimed nearly 1800 square situation. It is unofficially estimated that they have captured 73,000 prisoners, and 100 guns. DIPLOMATIC PRESSURE ON CARRANZA Washington, August 15 The United States and England have joined in a diplomatic protest to decrees which are contended to practically confiscatory. American and English operators have agrted to refuse to meet the demands which they contend would take their properties. They agreed to depend upon their governments for protection. AMERICAN CASUALTIES Washington, August 15 17, killed in action,, severely wounded. 3 MILLION AMERICANS IN FRANCE BY SPRING Washington, August 15 Senator .Chamberlain, speaking before the Senate, said that Gen. March senate that it is up to the U. S. to war on tne western iront. lie tad 000 Americans under 1 cornfrlander wherever it pleased. s The revealed battle proirram 40,000 men each jrfF ranee before next June, giving the army over 3, 000,000 then., It will also have, 18 divisions in training at home, all to be called into service by the draft and to be in France by next June. Seg. Baker told the committee department's policy contemplates a onthe western front, including Italy, fighting is that we must force the Gen. March said that if the draft ages are fixed at from 18 to 45, the volunteer system of enlistment AUSTRIAN KING NOW IN GERMANY .'Amsterdam, August 15 Berlin reports that Emperor Charles, of Austria had reached German main headquarters for a conference with the kaiser on important war and political questions. Paris, August 15 Violent artillery fighting between the Avre and the Oise continued during the night. A German raid in Champaign failed. London, August 15 Little changes during the night. Patrols ictive in Albert to Ayette district points. PRESIDENT AND Manchester, Mass., August 15 guests at Col. Houses summer home. Are remaining quiet and ceiving no visitors. LATEST CASUALTIES REPORTED Washington, August 15 Last night list: 92, killed in action died of wounds; 12, from other causes; 26, wounded severely; 13 miss ing. . U-BOAT TOLL DROPPED ONE HALF Paris, August 15 Allies and neutral submarine losses thus this year are 50 percent less than SPILNER GUILTY Honolulu, August 14 Charles na, was found guilty on all four counts for violation of the espionage ct, today. Defense gave notice of that verdict was contrary to evidence. The maximum penalty for the crime is $10,000 fine or 20 years in prison. Spilner denied that he made tatements witnesses accused him infantry , a surprise witness, testified that Spilner told him "I will die before I fight for the damned PATENT MEDICINE SALES NOT TO BE REGULATED Rules and regulations which governor will promulgate governing andling of liquor after the 20th, medicines containing alcohol. AUSTRALIANS MAKE GAINS ON SOMME British Army Headquarters, August 14 Australians captured all German positions between western lherdy, and gained control of the river banks southwest of Bray. CLOSING IN ON NOYON Paris, August 14 (Official) Ribecourt, 6J4 miles southwest of Noyon, captured by the French. GERMANS FALLING BACK NORTH OF ALBERT London, August 14 Germans have evacuated forward positions along line of Beaumont, Hamel, Serre, and Puisieux-au-mont, north of Albert. CONSUL POOLE READY TO LEAVE MOSCOW Washington, August 14 American Consul-General Poole, at Mos cow, has turned over his duties to the Swedish consulate, destroyed code book and asked for safe conduct to the United States, according to a dispatch from him dated August 2nd. This is the first word from him since he joined Allies consuls in demanding explanation of Lenine's war statement. WAYNE RESIGNS CAUSE OBSCURE Honolulu, August 14 Col. Will. Wayne, adjutant general of the Hawaii national guard has resigned and the resignation has been accept ed by President Wilson. He will go to Washington to see Secretary Baker to try to secure a commission for active service in France. It is rumored that the real reasons behind the resignation have not been disclosed. No one who might know facts will talk. By Wireless from Page One.) between the Russian republic and the that the Russian government desir the Allies as with Germany. On and their staffs, but released them safe conduct out of Russia and ex Other Allied consuls are doing the relations between the Allies and the troops from northwestern Persia taken over part of the Baku defenses ground between Lassigny and Mafii eastern sides. Further German retire Foch heading Allied offensive, Allies miles and greatly improved their Mexico against Carranza's oil land tfM the military committee of the put enough men iiyf ranee to win the also expresseqnie Deiiet tnat t.uuu,- could eo tirfoudi the German lines contcnfplates putting 80 divisions of that President Wilson and the war concentration of American forces and said "The theory of future issue and win on the western front. will automatically disappear. where line was advanced at several WIFE RESTING President Wilson and wife are re- 26, far last year. OF DISLOYALTY Spilner, Oahu Sugar plantation lu- appeal for new trial on grounds of. Henry Deison, 1st Hawaiian Americans". will not apply to sales of patent outskirts of Bray, Etinehem and Personal Mention n Miss Lucas, of Honolulu Is the gucs of Miss Violet Makee at Ulupalakua F. C. Cowell, of Puunene, was visitor to Honolulu last week. F. O. Kraiiss, of Haiku, returned home last week from a week's bus! ness trip to Honolulu. Mrs. Will Sparks, of Kahului, ha been quite ill in the hospital for some weeks. Mrs. George Wilbu' of Waikapu expects to go to Honolulu next week for a 2 weeks visit with friends Chas. Savage, the contractor, w a passenger to Honolulu by Monday night's Mauna Kea. It. A. Judd, of Wailuku went to Ho nolulu the first of this week on busi ness. C. F. Mighton, of Honolulu, Is guest at the Maui Hotel, arriving by W ednesday u Mauna Kea. Dr. J. H. Raymond left Wednesday evening for Hilo to open his campaign for the democratic nomination for delegate to congress. County Clerk Kaae and A. K. Ting, of Kahului, went to Molokai this week to register the voters at the leper settlement. V. J. Burgess, of Honolulu, return ed to Maui on Wednesday to finish some work in connection with refrl geratlon plants which he recently in stalled on Maui. H. C. Mossman, clerk of the second circuit court, and Attorney Enos Vin cent, returned on Tuesday from a short trip to Molokai on court busi ness. Mrs. Matilda Smith celebrated her 64th birthday on Thursday afternoon, quite a number of friends calling to pa ytheir respects. She was the re cipient of some pretty remembrances. Dr. Geo. L. Broadrup, arrived in Ha na last week from Honolulu and has taken over the practice of County Physician Lichtenfels, who has been called by the draft. William Weinrich, a field man of the Hawaiian Pineapple Company, who has charge of the company's sisal production, was a visitor on Maui the latter part of last week. MiEa Dorothy Krauss, daughter of G. Krauss of Haiku, left last week for the mainland where she will spend the winter with her grand par ents at Petaluma, Cal. Miss Irene Wells, of Haiku, a mem ber of the Maui High School class of 18, will depart next week for the mainland where she will enter Po mona College next fall. Mr. and Mrs. E. O. Born of Wai luku, expect to leave the first of the week for Honolulu where they will take passage shortly for San Fran- clcco to spend some months. Miss Cleo Case, who has been spending the summer vacation with her patents, Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Case, will leave next week for the coast to resume her studies at Mills College, Berkeley. This will be Miss Case's senior year. Harvey Raymond returned from Ho nolulu on Wednesday evening where he took examinations for service in the navy. He will probably not be permitted to enlist until congress acts on the present draft legislation now pending. Mrs. Caleb Burns has received word from her brother, Lt. Campbell Croz ier, formerly of Maui, but who for some time has been stationed at Camp Gordon, Ga., that he had been order ed to France. It is believed that he is there by this time. Mrs. W. Jameson arrived this week from Honolulu to join her husband who recently accepted a position as bookkeeper at the Kahului Railroad Co.'s otlice. They are living at pres- nt at the Wailuku Hotel. Mrs. Jame son expects to teach school at Sprec kelsville this year. M. O. Johnson, chemist of the Ha waii experiment station, arrived on Maui last week for the purpose of conducting some experiments with pineapples in the Haiku district. The pparent quick exhaustion of some of the pineapple soils in the district is the subject of attention. Judge L. L. Burr and Tax Assessor H. Kunewa are expected home Sun day evening from Hana where they went on Tuesday morning on busi ness and pleasure combined. They are coming back on foot over the itch trail . Judge Burr took his fish ing tackle with him intending to test out the angling in Hana waters. Rev. and Mrs. J. Charles Villierd and daughter Miss Olive, returned home on Monday night from HawKp where they enjoyed a 10-days vaca tion. Most of the time they spent on the Kona coast guests at the home of Rev. D. D. Wallace Mr. Villiers preached at the Kealakekua Episcop al church on Sunday, August 4, and last Sunday he preached to a congre gation of guests at the Volcano House. They were greatly pleased with their trip and particularly impressed by the Volcano, which was very active at the time of their visit. , x . PHILIP PALI NEW DEPUTY SHERIFF OF LAHAINA DISTRICT Philip Pali, late district magistrate of Lahaina, and estwhile county .su pervisor and member of the leinsla ture, is now deptuy sheriff ofYhai na district. He was appointed last week by Sheriff Clem Crowell, and the ap pointment was confirmed by the su pervisors at their meeting lust Sat urday. Pali takes the place which has been vacant since the death of C. R. Lindsay, who died November 16, last year. Year's Pine Pack Worth$ll,000,000 Rapid Development Of Great Indus try Seen In Record Of Hawaiian Pineapple Co. Big Rush Now Slacking After Strenuous Weeks The rush at the pineapple canneries is about over, and many of the em- Ploy nvepp u-ho nave hwn u-nrlitna o igh pressure are for tile first time in eeivo neginning 10 relax a utile, ine ork will be brisk, however, for an other week or two. At Haiku the company has put up about 5000 cases a day for some time past, and on sev eral days reaching over 7000 cases. Oahu and Kauai have also heavy yields this year. On Oahu the rush is also beginning to slacken. The total 1918 crop for the Islands is estimated nt 3,400,000 cases valued at about. $11,000,000.00. The canner ies have been working almost night and day to get the luscious fruit in to cans in perfect condition. I lie rapid growth of this industry shown bv what the Hawaiian Pino. Is pple Comnanv is dnlnc. Everv flriv. our minutes' packing now, equals he total packed the first year the cannery was operated. Every morn ing's and evcrv aftornnnn'a nnnHno- - " i'-'....n equals total for entire second year. A day's nackine. has ennaled fhe nanlr. ing of the entire third year. In three consecutive days more pineapple was packeu than the first complete four ears oi ineir operations. They are now running at the rate of bout 2.000 cases ner hour and on n record day, running thirteen hours. acked 2G,12.r cases or 530,802 cans, fhich thev believe is a menrit fni- a day's output in any kind of a cannery. Figured in nineannles tli ev havn been running about 550 pineapples per minute. Other canneries in the Tslanrla bnvo also shown enormous increase in pro duction. Accident Board Is Out For Employers The industrial accident board for the county of Maui has been busy for the past several weeks rounding up slackers among employers on Maul. In other words the board has been making a searching investigation to nna persons or firms' who emninv abor but who have ncE-ledort fnr anv reason to provide compensation In. surance for their employees in case or acciaents. It is understood that several dozen employers of this class have heen found. Most of these ha ve nlrpnrtv secured their insurance, but a num ber of others will possibly be sum moned to appear before the hoard next Tuesday morning to explain ineir neglect. Officers Selected Of Armerican Factors The new American Factors. Limlt- d, organized to take over the busi ness of H. Hackfeld & Co., will form- illy assume control next Tuesdnv. ac cording to a decision of the executive officers. At a meeting of the stockholders held in Honolulu last Saturday the following board of directors and officers were elected: Board of Directors George Sher man, chairman: R. A. Cooke. Richard H. Trent, A. W. T. Bottomlev, F. J. Lowrey, R. C. Walker. F. C. Atherton. C. R. Hemcnwav. W. F. Dillinirhnm. P. Wilcox, Norman Watkins. Oilicers and Executive Staff A. W. Bottomley, president and general manager; R. A. Cooke, vice-president; C. R. Hemenway, vice-president; R. C. Walker, treasurer and assistant manager; G. P. Wilcox, secretary and assistant manager; Norman Watkins, manager merchandise department; A. Drew, manager San Francisco ffice; H. L. Scott, manager New York office. It has been announced that the company expects to begin about Oc tober 1 the payment of dividends at he rate of $1 per share per month. being 12 percent per year on the capital of $5,000,000, and equivalent to 8 percent on the sale price of $150 per share, at which subscriptions are now being received. SAVAGE GES CONTRACT FOR WAILUKU SCHOOL COTTAGE Chas. Savage was granted the con tract for building a teachers' cottage at the Wailuku school, at the meet ing of the supervisors last week, at his bid of $3250, time 40 days. Other bids were A. L. De Fries, $3970, time 45 days; $3498, time 35 days; $3452, time 50 days; I. Kalakaua, J. A. Aheong, Hugh Howell, 3690, time 30 days. MARRIAGE LICENSES Aug. 10 Samuel E. Lindsay, 32; and Mrs. Mary Hannon, 30; both of Wailuku. Ceremony at Spreckels ville by Rev. L. B. Kaumeheiwa. Aug. 12 Mathias Jugoz, 22, Filipino; and Mary Casir, 17, I'orto Rican; both of Camp 1. Ceremony by Father Ambrose. Send the home paper every week to YOUR SOLDIER. He will appreciate it as much as anything you can do for him. Besides it is a patriotic service. We will see that the paper reaches him regularly if you give us his address. Subscrip tion to MAUI NEWS, $2.50 the year; $1.25, 6 months; 75 cents, 3 months.