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THE HAWAIIAN STAR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 1908.
Always on Hand Calabashes, Coral,
Seed nnd Sholl Lois, Tapas, Mats,
Necklaces aud Fans.
Hotel St. near Union.
W.G. Irwin & Co., Ltd
iUGAR FACTORS, COMMISSION AGENTS
Wm. G. Irwin.. President and Manager
John D. Spreckels. First Vice-President
W. M. Gitfard... Second Vice-President
H. M. Whitney Treasurer
Richard Iveff Secretary
D. G. way
Oceanlo Steamship Co., San Francisco,
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Phlla
Hakalaii Plantation Co., HIlo Sugar
Company, Honolulu Plantation Co.,
Hutchinson Sugar Plantation Co.,
Kllauea Sugar Plantation Co., Olo
walu Company, Paauhau Sugar Plan-
tation Co., Waimanalo Sugar Co.
I F you decide now
to burn gas you
marvel at the rap
id increase in your
It is true econo
my and the results
achieved by the
cook are always
satisfactory to the
Prlmo Deer Pago 0
Benson, Smith & Co Page G
Honolulu Gas Co Pago S
Dth Prec. 4th Dls't Pago 5
Henry May & Co Pago 4
Ehlers & Co. N. Pago 4
Local Oulce, U. S. Weather Dureau,
Honolulu, T. H August 2G, 190S. ,
Temperatur s, G a. m.; 8 a. m.; 10
a. m.; and morning minimum.
71; 70; 77; SO; 71.
Barometer reading: absoluto humid
ity (grains per cubic foot); relatlvo
humidity and dew point at 8 a. m.:
30.01; G.7S5; C4; GG.
Wind: Velocity and direction at C a.
m.; 8 a. in.; 10 a. m.; and noon:
12 NE.; 12 E.; 10 NE.; 20 NE.
Rainfall during 24 hours ending S a.
m.: .07 inch.
Total wlna movement during 24 nours
ende at noon 272 miles.
WM. B. STOCKMAN,
noy Lightfoot, representing Robert
Dalzlel, who did considerable plumb
ing on tho Fort Shatter buildings as
a sub-contractor under the Burroli
Construction Company. Tho Interven
er claim is for the sum of $19,492.70
In tho suit oi tho United States for
tho boueilt of Lowers and Cooke vs The
Burrell Construction Company.
NEWS IN A NUTSHELL.
Paragraphs That Give Condensed
News of the Day.
Leon Straus, ho wno by telephone
girl is alleged to have threatened her
death, leveling a pistol, unless she
consented to become his wife, lias two
charges placed against his name on
tho police record.
Ho Is charged with inflicting a slight
injury and also with carrying a con
cealed weapon. On the latter charge
ho is likely to have trouble, but there
seems to have been no slight injury
inflicted unless It was to the latly's
Probably the section following the
"slight injury" section is that under
'which it was intended to charge him,
that havingto do with assault.
In police court this morning Straus
had his case continued until Friday.
He is out on balL
OAHU TAILORING CO.
Cigar Stand on the Corner.
Beretanla and Emma Streets.
Catton, NeiJl & Co.
Engineers, Machinists, Blacksmiths
First class work at reasonable rates.
Honolulu Iron fforta
STEAM ENGINES, SUGAR MILLS,
TOILERS, COOLERS, IRON, BRASS
AND LEAD CASTINGS.
Machinery of Every Description
Made to Order. Particular Attention
oald to Shin's Biacksmithing. Job
Work Executed on Short Notice.
PORTO rilCAN HATS.
A largo assortment i the best Porto
Ulcan Hats juBt received. Lowest
Prlves prevail. See our window dls
LEADING HAT CLEANERS.
Fort Street, Cpposl the Convent.
will bay a fine hom.
RENT TRUST CO
Wits our expert cutter who bum Jaat
rtturMd from the count w tuaranua
trtrr suit to St.
T, f . AUM CO,, LTD.
Ladies of the Fort Street Chinese
church will give a bazar early in De
cember. Queen street from Fort to Nuuanu Is
closed for the wood block paving op
erations. Paymaster Hornberger, of the Na
val Station, called on Governor Frear
A line lot of thoroughbred pointer
pups Is for sale. Can bo seen at the
The Bar Association will meet to
day at 4 o'clock at the Republican
Headquarters, Merchant street.
Ehlers sale of embroideries, ribbon
remnants, laces and lace remnants be
gins Tuesday morning at S o'clock.
Your cook will achieve fame by us
ing a gas stove and your savings will
pile up. See The HonolulutGas Co.,
The Democrats will hold their prim
aries from 2 to S tomorrow afternoon.
Ill several precincts there will be no
Why not try Taroena for the baby?-
Experience has proven to others that
it is the best extant. Benson, Smith
& Co. Ltd.
A meeting of the Waikiki reclama
tion commission Is to be held at
the office of the Superintendent of
Public Works on Friday morning.
James F. Morgan, Daniel Woodward
and H. Pereira are tho committee to
'select candidates for the Republican
primaries In the seventh preoinct oi
the fourth district.
A lease of an acre and a quarter of
land along the Government road at
Koloa, Kauai, has been leased to
Prince Cupid by Mrs. Lanihau Opeka,
for $30 per year.
The" final supplemental accounts of
Father Valentin and the Bishop iTust
Comnany In the matter of the John
Ena estate were approved by Judge
Dp Bolt yesterday.
The 4th Precinct 4th District Repub
lican Club will meet Friday evening
at Bailey's Hall, Alapal street, for tno
mirpose of nominating delegates to the
Territorial and County Conventions
v. A. Schaeferwiavas appointed the
guardian of Auguipand Edward Drel-
er. the minor children of August urei
er, deceased,- by Judge De Bolt tnis
Rapid Transit Men, your lunches and
other orders will receive prompt and
careful attention at the Manhattan
Cafo on Fort street. "Rapid Transit"
service is our specialty. R. W. War-
An exception to .the decision of
Judge De Bolt dismissing the costs
bills of all the other defendants In the
suit of W. J. Lowrlo vs. H. P. Baldwin
than Baldwin and J. P. Cooke, has
been noted and allowed.
A special meeting will be held at
the Kalihiwaena Hall this evening,
August 20th, at 7:30 p. m .to consider
applications of those who want to take
up a three or five months' course In
shorthand. The simplest and most
rapid shorthand in use.
A joint committee of local Odd Fel
lows will meet at seven this evening at
Odd Fellows' hall to discuss tho mat
tor of entertaining the coming fleet vi
sitors. It is planned to have a ball in
honor of tho fleet, on the evening of
Alcohol has a food and stimulating
value when the proportion is not too
uroot. The danger Is In over Htlmnla-
tlon, impossible when the percentage
is go small aa in beer. Primo lieer
tho famoua home brew, contains only
2 1-2 ner cent alcohol.
People -who like tea like to have the
vrv beat thero la. To tea drinkers
ti.fli u nn medium. v Tea Ii either
good or bail. Kverylwdy pronounces
the "Bee" brand Ceylon tea sold by
Henry May A Co, a the beet, psckou
n tin foil and little gunny aarKs.
Director of the Hawaiian Fibre Co,
are oonaldertug the queetlon of pro
faring traction plows to break up m
to 1400 avrea of new land for alaai
planting. Decorticating Um imn atari
ad n the mill st lias) sn4 thsrs are
plant enough ts stint to kssp die
Msoslnsrr going day S4 Blgfat for a
At Mttwvftwr suit wm MM Mw
Maissti flaalBK IMS mmmlMm fcr allnr
CContlnuea uom rage One.)
In tho rank with fireproof buildings.
In fact there are only two buildings
that could be considered class A build
ings and one at present under process
of construction. Climatic conditions
in Honolulu naturally reduce the Are
risk as wo have no open flres nor do
we use heating apparatus in our build
ings, the only risk being occupancy.
Tho external conditions are, however,
deplorable. Should a fire get good
headway In one of our blocks in Ho
nolulu, it would probably result In the
entire or partial loss of the block, even
with our efficient Are department and
ample water supply in the Are limits.
The legislature has many times beep
appealed to to provide funds for build
ing Inspectors, but has always failed to
make such provision and this depart-
July 31 ..;
August 3 4.20 cents
August C 4.125 cents
Aug. 10 4. OS cents,
Aug. 18. 4c.........
Aug. 24 .'.
10 shillings, 5 1-4 pence.
10 shillings, 6 pence.
10 shillings, 0 3-4 pence.
1C shillings, 3 pence.
10 shillings, 2 1-4 pence.
10 shillings, 2 1-4 pence.
10 shillings, 3-4 ponce.
10 shillings, 1 1-2 pence.
10 shillings, 3-4 pence.
10 shillings 0-4 pence.
9 shillings 10 1-2 pence.
9 shillings 9 pence.'
9 shillings, 7 1-2 pence.
James F. Morgan's
Member of Honolulu Stock and Bond
Stock and Bond Order receive
Information furnishel relative to all
STOCKS AND BONDS.
P. O. Box 94.
of water extinguisned the flame but
nothing would do the panic stricken
folks below, who thought the Wholo
tenement above them must be blazing,
Capital Stock $100,000.00
5000 Shares Par Value ?20.00
Subscription list now open at the
Stook f liutl 13G.ta.c3.
Campbell Block, Merchant Street,
Prospectus may tie had on application.
country to the south of that land.
It would be quite like Bill to chassey
up to the Manuka's bridge, with Laura
on his energetic arm, and confide to
but to -ring in an alarm and draw a the gallant skipper that they were a
section of the community to behold couple of eloping kids who feared the
the faults of this village In a build- anger of unreasoning parents, and
ing. . would he please hitch them according
A climbing of back stairs to see the
hole In the floor, from the top, reveal
ed the fact that Several steps of the
stairs were imminently and obviously
dangerous to human life and limb and
that patent weaknesses elsewhere ex
isted, Incidentally that those whose,
duty it is to inspect and report such
things must be overworked or with
out the time to get around to this
building, or else orders for a few new
pieces of lumber have been overlooked.
It was also very forcibly revealed to
to the laws of Cupid, Hymen and Nep
tune. There were no rice and old shoes at
the Manuka's getaway.
Ladies' Linen Suits
BEGINNING MONDAY, AUGUST 24th.
Unprecedented Price Cutting
TO INSURE QUICK CLEARANCE.
COST OR VALUE NOT CONSIDERED. SOME MARK
ED AT HALF PRICE, OTHERS AT
LESS THAN HALF.
Every one a smart and stylish suit. The
materials are white Linen, cream Linen,
Piques in white, pink, and light blue, and
fine white Rep.
L Saefos' Dry Seeds He., Ltd
Corner of Fort and Beretanla Streets.
the famous founder of Methodism, in a pamphlet entitled1
"Primitive Physic" advises his followers thus: "Drink water
only when it- agrees xvith your stomach, if not good small beer."
If people today look at beer reasonably they must be im
pressed with the small amount of alcohol it contains, only 2 1-2
per cent in
ment hos been compelled to rely on the perimps five hundred people, autoists,
assistance of its clerks and the Sanl- bicyclists, drivers, firemen, policemen
tary and Plumbing Inspector. nnti visiting citizens afoot and otTier-
i"Tho TlnnnHmnnt la ,irann,atl .tn ' , a, a ai. - a i a $
a,,... ... wise uiui ine wilier-wagon lias not
place before your Excellency for sub- been in the neighborhood of South and
mission to the legislature, what It Queen streetti-for a very extended time.
deems a proper building law. Tho a severe dust storm was racincr. the
law Is applicable to all parts of the , wind being boisterous as it very often 1 William A. Love of Halstead & Co.,
Territory and should be a Territorial ( is In that section and tho Kakaako broUers roturned In the ,Kinau this
mw msieau 01 passing sucn- measures mission, across ironi ine iuagoon
BROKER LOVE RETURNS FROM
VACATION AMIDST THE FINEST
SCENERY ON GARDEN ISLAND.
as would permit each county to draft block, stores, restaurants and lodgings
morning from a delightful vacation on
its own laws. However, as the mat- were being anointed with choking, auai. as a guest at ine ivuuuson
ter - of building construction is pro- 1 blinding dust, dust that settles on the home In tho mountains he went gun-
pcrly the function of City and County , food displayed in shops and on the njng for goats jn tbe -vVaimea gulch,
government, the enforcement of the ( persons of the numerous close-quarter- wbich be describes as one of the grand-
law should be wider the direction of , eu miiaimanis oi uie uig stationary ea(. pleces o scenery ,u the Hawaiian
the county boards of supervisors. This ; ar'-
matter is one mat materially aitects ; uciim.,.-..,. um, um ... ,,,,,, fooA ,, .,, vnrWn.inn
the business prosperity of our com- "ne style to the alleged blaze making co,ors g ravlshi tQ
munity, and I feel that I would fall j vr as it went through TWb n ,B SQurce q
in mv niiiiernHnn tn thn Hti7fins nnri , 1 lace or Union square as did also T,,. . ... .
i 1, ,,, ,,.,, ,, , water lor tue vvaiuiua-ivciiaua uuiu
administration it I did not bring it , tlle old reliable police wagon. . mnstrnrted
aa...a... RnniR of thn jiiUnmni.tino miMit lmvo 'ateiy constructed.
ueioro your attention. . -o-v Amn nia ni.c i tho HitWn,
The bulldintr laws should cover a Decn C0PPea for exceeding the speed . ""T"6' ."".:. " " '
wider soono th tint of rnnstrnrtlnn 1 llmit ln 0 heart of town if interest wmcu " vlsueu was a 10,ebl "l
wider scope tnan tnat ot construction , , , , ... t whih Mr f0unQ-
n,l ehr.,,1,1 HmU I., tnln ' "" CBUlUieU m uw wuere. - , - - - -
localities, as, with our cosmopolitan r u"u slBnnicance ot ine sup-
1 a t i , l'uocu njuiuiuhiauuiii i
population, we are Having certain . , - . it ,1 nnt nrexe.nt n. tronlral Innnle
avo uauui tuu iuuu iid i in KuirLien a -
the town, took clerks out of nmcos anH aspect .the trees displaying their
stores, disturbed business, got people trunks from the ground up with In-
lierspiring, took' women from their diytduallzed dignity. There is a dif-
sewing, washing and cooking, et cetera, .'-ference in the texture of the koa wood
risked children's" Hyes on crowded also, as compared with that now being
street corners around which gas ma-1 commercially exploited 6n Hawaii. It
chines and horse-rigs whisked, caus- Is of a crinkly and wavy grain and
ed all to wonder if- their property was! possibly might have especial value for
In danger and generally demoralized decorative panels and veneering.
hundreds, the -superiority of the still Mr. Love saw where the wild cattle
Islands. It is vast, with walls several
classes of buildings erected in the resi
dential portion of the city and occu
pied for purposes that are a detriment
to the city especially from a moral,
sanitary and commercial aspect when
located in close proximity to our pub
THE GOVERNMENT IS DISPOSED
TO STAND BY THE FIGURES OF
Col. Spalding, ot the Makee Sugar
Company, called on tiovernor Frear
this morning, in connection with tho
Kapaa lands. Ho stated that ho had
different from the forests on other Isl
ands. Being on the dry side of Kauai
alarm not yet '.having convinced Hono
lulu. At tlie scene of the confusion were
observed supervisors, electricians. In
surance men, real estate men, sena
tors, a goodly proportion of the mili
tant police, hill collectors, telephone
linemen, business men, newspapermen,
doctors who lad been on the way to
patients, Federal and Territorial em
ployes who had turned out of the
Exocutlvo and Judiciary buildings to
see what tho excitements was all about,
i strangers In tho city who were much
Interested in the old-fashioned way of
sending in a fire-alarm, messenger boys
HUSTAOE-PECK CO., LTD.
Phone 295. 63 Queen Street. P. O. Box aia
ESTIMATES GIVEN ON ALL KINDS OF TEAMING,
Fire Wood, Stove, Steam and Blacksmith Coal
Crushed Rock, Black and White Sand.
Hay, Grain, Cement, Etc., Etc.
Honolulu C0D5t.uc.l0D & QrayiDQ Co., Lifl.,
Phone Office 281. , P. O. Box 154.
Fort St., Opp. W. G. IRWIN CO., LTD.
We do all kinds of Teaming; also deal in Crushed Rock, White and
Black Sand, Broken Coral, Garden Soil, Etc.
SAFE MOVING A SPECIALTY.
gone over the 'appraisers' report very Md R hogt of otherf.
curmiuiy anu tiiut nu uiueiuu witu cur
tain portions of it. Ho boliovos that
the Government Is asking for too
much rentnl for tho land and that it
should bo reduced.
It may be wild, and with almost of
ficial authority, that tho Government
will not lease the Knpaa lands for a! Bill Smith as a disturber of dome
lower figure than that set by tho ap- J tic felicity has loft a reputation here,
pralseri. From the Ideas which can , In this cum nt leant.
be obtained from all the Government 1 To he mire, a charitable cousldem-
(Contlnuod from Page One.)
and goats had worked destruction to
forest and field vegetation. What
wero once populous hillsides, dotted
with the somes of thrifty natives, is
now a scono of desolation. Thero is
scenery now and nothing else and tho
knowledge of what tho land looked like
before makes an alloy of sadness in
the enjoyment of a picturesque and
bold perscpectlve of landscape. However
wdrk of redemption is going on. For
est lines have been laid out as a re
sult of examination by Territorial For-
oster Hosmer and a forest reserve
will be created. In tho meantime the
iKnudsens have been carrying on a
process of extirpation of tho wild cat
tlo on their extensive domain, while
their friends from Honolulu and olse
whoro have complete privileges of
foraying ngaln'st tho goats. They have
also done a grout deal of treo planting.
Dr. Howard Hltohcock, Hawaii's pro
mlQr artist, has beon sketching in Wal
111 on dlHtrlot and noma fino paintings of
Bceneo tuorein irom ins 11 titan wm
om gladden art lovers. One that Is
b TsA. ESCURIA
The Best 5c. Cigar in the world. "High Grade! All Light
Old Government Plantation, Puritanos Finos, Perfectos,
Panatelas, Invincibles, Reina Victoria, Regalia Brittanic'a, La
Escuria Brevas Cigars.
IvBWIS & COMPANY, Itdi
g 109 King treet. CIGAR DEALERS. Telephone 240.
o Distributors for Hawaiian Islands.
M, ..1 ) ...I.,. 1 , .. l.n.l ,1,1.,,. . .1 fin.. . 1.A llnlnnAn,al' an aha. It n 4 a..
with this matter, it worn, that all era- the .uppoilllon tlmt Irreprewdble love, ! !.""'1n.,t " , f Jl
ji. t . ...j u i .1,.,. ...I.I..I. l.i.,. .... K. ....,! I.irf 1 10W 01 HHHUei LUJIJ1MI.
mi um nu tuuiuuiu nun juni ugum ia uiui wiuuu uuitftlUBi nil iiiiui, 110111
Klveu the throe apprulsers who hud away over thMM two hearts, Itorliapa
cUargu of the work.
(OoutlBuM Mom Pima On )
iflllg ttMUUM U
Bmttir. Jtoitfl-ii wife Will kludly di
vorce him, ar h may ilrVoree her for
violating tha it, S. Ooualltutlon by
landing In lit way of hla iibt oi
"lift, liberty and tka purault of Imptu
neaa," Tlia. if Uun Md lilll have
nut aii-ta4y loUan Um Mriuuw .mu-
Piiiu mdN ttttito MNiukt to ma
UNQUOH VQn TH MONKV.
Mra, Quaralotia and Iter anu hail at
tained aerrlot Ui a country uituroli one
bright aiiiumer worulug. On tha way
home Mra. Q, Uagau to fiud fault with
Ilia iHluUtar'a volt, tht iirafteblHg, tUa
organ aud iha iltftM' VfUM HaUa
lug to hf wwrtHH O-vftrd twinim
d. "Qg iMMiffi fhit i m tiMi
26 (9k jmtmmtmammmmam
i A ((ML;
1 Mv nxmFWI Mr-m
flANIXtp Ice COWjRTMeNT:
THE KING OF ICE SAVERS
Tlta fautoui "Uuniay" ban all olliar lofilgarulora Iwateu a wlla. Wa
baob out aaaartluji, it la Ilia llaat by uoIuaI 'J'aat, Mada Ui IB atylaa,
itfld oh Uia iMtollmaut pIhii.
WMk. v 1 m I , .