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THE PACIFIC COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER, APRIL 12, 1884.
10 How's Lcbu-ut r inquired his lordship with a irriu. as In- polish.-! his eve." wii h ln iaiJitv "?i!k handkerchief. He is tie:; i. said maUaini-. our siiiL lit ;- lips. Oil. indeed. Lell vou a. iorLune. I suppose remarked his lord ship in at oil-hand v.uy, as in- con tinued his occupation. That is niv affair. It is no con cern of vours. said Madame Le- b-L'iif. with startiini;-iit inci nos. Of course not: but I i:iy permitted to congratulate you. !r-ncstim- .settling his :Jas- m hi eye atd tluhhinic up; ''oii serin to he ill clover here. Lelm-iit's iuck must have changed indeed it' Ie left vou in a position to start a hu- siness like this. Vou are making a fortune, 1 hear. Vou did not come here to pay ! ,. , . , , , : comphments, milor. said Maaame. ; 1 ' ' . , i 'No, Madame. I-rankly. 1 didn t. , said his lordship leaning hack in his chair, aud regarding her with j an odd smile; -'on the other hand, j I am the verr reverse of unfriend- ; Nothing is further from my V- c.... - x .. ' intention, for instance, than to j make known to Lady Blanche or j any one else certain little incidents I in your career whicli are within i , iii . my knowledge. i , ! jiy tomutiMvt i, -'--",TlHittuKn,H.iuvolna51 I,,,! the re with my 'private alVairs,' said ma- dame, while her dark eyes Hashed, j That is quite true. On the other ! hand, for vour sake I shouldn't like to tell what 1 know. However." added his lordship pleasantly, 'as I said before, nothing is further from my intention. To tell tho truth. I called to ask a favor.' What favor?' inquired madamc, slightly relieved, though she feign ed supreme indifference. A very trifling one. The fact is, T am very much interested in Lady Blanche Dulcimer,' said his lord ship. . 'Oh ! Is that so !' observed ma dame, glancing at him sharply. Yes, that is so?' returned Lord l-evionsione, xwm ii simut- ut fmurw- ras;,nent; 'her husband was a friend j of mine. To come to the point, 1 want to know the meaning of the mystery.' 4Vhat mystery?' 'Come, you know what i mean Krnestine ! Where does the money come from? She pretends you supply her with line dresses out of gratitude ; but that I flatly decline to believe, having the honor of your acquaint ance,' said his lordship, becoming sudden 1v brisk and matter-of-fact. 'That is niv secret. There is noth- , .1 ing to tell,' said raadame, rather cnig- ! matically. ! 'Well, there isn't much, bccausel'm , pretty sine I've guessed it; but I want i . ........ to make ouiie ertain, saui Ins iont ; . . j Slllp. j Vhv-what dees it matter to you j i milor ?' demande! madam, sinking j ner voice. 4 Vou were alwavs curious, 1'rnes- tine. Supposing I vere to whisper in j confidence that I contemplate mar-; it age ? aid his lordship, tnkmg his t niOUStaehe. ' Yith Lady lilanehe.' i T hat tiepeiids.' returned his lord-! llil, meaningly. ; . , , " , , . In that case, everything explains . itself,' s:vid Madame hebivuf: 'how' much will you give me if I led you?, , k llshaw ! you 1 have already guessed.' " ' 4 VoU may -U-pect, i)llt that i Doth- mtr: vou want t" Know ni're: vou '.vant t'.guivs : --ai t Madam Leno'uf, . with conviction. 'Well--yes: it comes to that after all,' said his b .-dsiiip, after a thought- , ful vause; 4 vou are quite riixht, Kr- ! . . i . i. - i nesiiiie. i am in vour nanu-, uauu- your price.' 'A thousand pounds.' It i i.t l-i VKPiiit lmr I WOllt h'l"- ' II is ( Mia.lfrailt, OIU 1 lll na, le with you I-'rnstine,' said his lord- ' ship; 4 I will say a thousand, payable six months after my marriage with j Iadv lilanehe: if it takes lilace; will I that suit you V i 'That will do.' ! ' Vorv well, then: it is a barcain.' I 4 One moment, milor; I will take bond, uulorkin- a drawer at the table producing a -damned slip of blue 11 . Hullo! thi a sample of your :o-k-in-t rah, Krnc-t ine'." exclaimed his 'ord.diip. !au'j:hii:jj, a- madamo placed tin- stamped paper, with a pen and ink. e:.ti in-dy before him. 'jJah ! vow an' nor so simple as ; believe that ladie-s only com to an; for dresses,' sai-! Madame J-ebo-ui', contemptuously. ITis lordship wa tickled bv the re- .,, Inadaines manner oi 'utter ing it, anl In paused with tlu- prrn in his hand to lau4h uood luunorL-i liy . Thru h.' squared his elbow-, and wrote a fevv line- on ihe sip ot white papri-, to which ir al'ixed hi lordly -denature, while !iudame looked over his si;oIJ;,ier apj.rovin-ly. 'WeliV : -aid, -presently, alter carefully blotting the document and handing if to .Madame J.eiwrui. ovenin- Lord Leyton- ;one ln-oiiosed to .Lady IJIanche Dul- . , x 1 . , -i cimcr, and tiiev were niarrieti thiee nionths hlter i:vevyonc WJW amazed at S() 1)riient a man choosing a wife with no fortune, and who must have been over head and ears in debt to - . j but, then, nobody nuspectcd that Is.niv Itladehe had invested the manev rcceivy(i .lt her husband's death in starrinj5 a fashionable millinery and dressing business. Ir would, in- deed, haw caused a sensation had it ever transmred that Madame Leho.'Ui , , war simply Lanv Ulanche s agent. putation of being the hardest woman (f business and the most relentless creditor that could he imagined, while her money-leading transactions were marked by rapacity and unscrupu Iousness. A nice scandal would have arisen had it become known that Lady Ulanche personally directed and supervised all Madame LeboHifs operations while acting as tout among her unsuspecting friends. But, fortunately for her, no one but her husband had any idea of the truth, and as Madame Lebuuif's business brought in 10,'K'0 a year, he was more than reconciled to his wife's en terprise. 1 ii t e r-1 .s 1 u n 1 0 M t r J 1 Steam NaVIStftlOn lOmpany S v:rvixvr" rV I M K rF A H Ij K I.A'I'KS ''!j(;na :if1er Will r:i.i r '-.tijfly for inv.a and K-.i;i. l,KV!- IlOVOl.n,!' AT 1 a! , i':day Ti'ed:jy i ri iay Tuesd:t K-i ia-.. Vpril i ... !5 .... 1 Ma f, Tuesday May -J7 Friday tune ti Tuesday J line 17 I'rid iy I :j n '2 7 ...May r Returnin Touching at Maalaea I,riiluv ,n Uv fuIH. n 1 i i u. sday l'rid-ty lutsday K,i,i;,v ..April '22 ...Mai ...M:. Vi ...M.iv 2 ' l-'rid ;.' Jui'.e i:; Tuesday . J tine " 1 j Frid.iv ...Julv I ARKIVIN.; AT HONOLULU AT " 1'. M . i On t!ie out trip. i;i ton mlv at t':i" following i ports in Kot'u , ; Ho iiitlia. aMi;a. Iveae.hon. Hou'mu. and I ptfrta ,nn T-,.r.a S m c . AMKnoN mm.n-de:- j j'.e siiioiisiii 3:-i'r.A iHiSa.v. at! " For N i. :1: v:. . K... .. W.rm-.i .1-.-: F.: , Xa:i:ti. j Ri turs-'ng. :-mv.-. Na-.v 'v. :'' -tftrday ,.v, j ; leid3saer i i frwfman : 3. ! naHnl r.r? TlmrdJav at ; ... 'i K 1 1 :l K V; ;" "j' .K:i;::i1 j evry T'i"-i. all i". 1 . a" i to : :v.-i :-l aa:ae (. .i.-. i ' ; liars' $ 22. 2?la01! 1F1 s o;i iiuilVt' i-. Ia'ws I3::ioliilu I'.very Tuesday at i 2. M. For Kukuiiiaeb-. Uonokaa and l'naiaiau. Return .trr:x , , nt nv: olu'.u -very Saturday morning- o wa - - - Four p0;nt Steel Barb Wire, For Sal at Greatly Reduced Prices, y -Joucrtiscmrms. I3 OTIC -A. S. CXiSGrHOR,Itf 5 CO., !ir.porti,i,' and .J.-air. at tin old coiner of i'ort'i and Waianuetiue . ree : . Ili'c -..!;;: yn'.n- la l-;ai n -i ;s t I'fi I u fil ;:-, v. !!! yiu wi'l tinil a ia :i-"rt -infill of 3ENERAL MEKCHANDISE, ci.otiiiai;. i a( v ;oojs. r.lMUS A:3 NBIOi. ill Aiiv aici:. ad sasii.i:i: v. A:i 1 all -ipmls tii:il nit' kept in ;v w-ll-I'omxl coiintry t'i--". FrfHh r"ori'K r'-cnivnl iy every vts-l .jrom tiiH.t. Travelers n route for the Volcano will do well in cullincr and securing saddles, bridles, rub ber coats, oct I-SSw CREAM CANDIES. Importer A Homo Manufafiicturer of CANDIES OF AH DESCRIPTIONS. No. 1 1- I'oi t St.. .lust above Hotel St. Has ju.t made laiire ndilitions to his establishment and is now orepalvd to furnish to the trade, th Honolulu public, and residents on the other Islands, the very finest of nWi:-MAIF. AMI IMPORTED CAMHKS, Of all descriptions at very reiuced Prices. Receives Fresh Candies by every arrival. Ifc Ouurantees the purity of his goods. The CKKAM CANDIES are a speciality with him, and are a specialty with him, and are made by the best manufacturers in California, and received fresh by every steamer. And all Kinds of ICED DIIINKS. The best Ice Cream in the City. The best brand of choic e CI( IA US always on hand, oct l-S-'iw MORRIS & KENNEDY, im vv inn I ilM 1111 Dealers in F I N E A R T S AND ARTISTS' MATERIALS, 19 and 21 Post Street, San Fraiu'isro. Opposite Masonic Temple. feh - w-lm EMUm k SiiTIi, XI 1ST JVJSiT) Slieet Iron Workers, I'hmbors, Koolri and Oasfittcrs. Ae kih is oi nni. o-au.. mu.u.- i u.n i- order No. o4 l!ing Street, Opposite l'olire .Station. OF!: NAMKs AND 'A TACIT I Fs H KING weil known aniongsl the comni unity of 1 1 on oil'! t:. a we!! a on the other Islands, it would be super linons fi a 'd that al ! w oik en t rust r I to i;s will b" Done in a Na t iHl'tor.y .Mmiucr. Rotii in regard t; workwatiship. price an'' : dispatch. KN0ITNO. ! t"e !--.-. tf CHAS. SMITH. V E H So CO. M i-i' ;fat isre n nd 1 m poi t.rs of n n 1 1 t mv Diamoiids. Fine Jewelry., "lTrATC'H F.s, uoLD ANI sII.VFR WARK, Fort street, (.ppo-it1? Odd Fellow' Hal'. Honolulu. H. I. Fngniving. and all kinds of Jewelry made to order. Watches. Clocks and Jewelry repaired. fetl-w:m C. GERTZ, IMP0RTKH ANll DEALER IN Boots $c Shoes, A ISO French O reusing. K. 80, Fort trpf t, Honolulu. oil 3w-w insurance tfanls. FUJI AN LLOVH Insurance Co.. of run General Insurance Co., of Berlin, 1 uies have c-Mal'IUhed a ieiieral Agency !if!V anci tlu- ui!i!-ii mil Ai;-Mt. aif author i.t ii l ) ta'ke nbk aai t:i tin I.iu::oi of the Sm at the nio-t Ilrourtfoh Hates, ami on t lie .llot ravuiablo IVnus. 1 A. SCUAKKKI: X CO., tlrncra! Agents. a! ly i FIIU INSURANCE COMPANY i Ol' HAMIirittii , 9 i'ii.i.s. Mi:itciiAxiisi:. rt'K- i D niture and Machinery iti.surcd against I'ire on the most favorable terms. . .TVXilCi J2I1 A'ent "for the Hawaiian ldaDds. ian 1-siw A. KiiAFT, OPTICIAN, JEWELER aud WATCH MAKKR, AND Dealer in Musical Iiistruuu'iitH, RAVING KKMOVKI) TO .MO UK COMMO dious quarters in Campbell's New iilock, Merchant street, has received, per late importa tions, largo additions to his former Stock of FINE GOODS, such as 3ES JT 353 X. JF5 "ST, IN GOLD. SILVER. F.TC, Gold and Silver Watches, Of the best make and finish. A Large Assortment of Ml'SICAL INS'l Rl -MKNTS, from the Most Celebrated Manufacturers. CURIOS IN ENDLESS VARIETY. Very tine Fine Apple and strawberry t rod dish white) Plants for sale. ti-j Call and examine his KTtenniTe Stock, and vou will not fail to be pleased. jal2-w:?m ! N. F. BURGESS. CARPENTER & BUILDER, Shop No. 4s, King Street, Opposite M. J. Hose's. ISTIMATKS UIVKX OX A I.I. KINDS J i)f liuildinrs, when required ; Offices and Stores fitted up in the latest F.astern Styles. KEP.IIU; OF KVKUV HKSCIIU'TIO.V Done in th( best possible manner, and at reason able rates. OARDFN ORNAM KN'l'S of all kinds made to order. Saws filed and set. ! i N. 15. Personal attention will be iven to the moving of all kinds of buildings. Havin? had e- I perience in the Fastern states, I feel confident I i can ive satisfaction to the most fastidious. ! XI Orders left at my shop or residence will receive prompt attention. Rest of references iven. Resilience, -JIS Fort Street. Honolulu. (infers from. If'' Other Islniiti solic'ilnl. jan 1S"w J. l-IOl?!5 & CO. No. 74 King Street, I ieaU-rs in all k ind of P U R M 1 T U R E. !J A VI N i of a C,i AV1NO si!!.!' R K 1 THK KKVK 1 jod FphoUterer. we are prpa;-- ed t-i d'j anything u that 'in ! ! W'i- ai - tii Solo Aucnls lor ' -a- io JL" 5 1 i i oiJi, i'.KI) A NO I.OVNOF , The shortest .sofas .only five feet long : the large. t and the strongest frame ; i the n;o-t .-iniple in the eonstruetiop, and can be change. I into five different 1'ositions. U R as J T 17 K E, Of all kinds made to order and repai i d , and good work guaranteed. I' RICKS R K A S O A Ii I, K. TT Telephone No. 14 . aull-tfw, Insurant Carts. THE NEW YORK UFK INSriJAXrK COMPANY. OIKMMZKl) ISI.. rlHKLY jILTIAL. Asscts 5i7,000,00 Surplus 10,000,0'( THK .KV VOUk I A l. IaSIKAMK (o. ha- ht en doiii business for thirtv -seven years, and was never c .stron? ;tnl prosperous ;,s ikih . l otl'ers to those teii-m; hf,- msuran(-e a t(Mi;i.Am or vi)ama;ks wliieh only lon.r experience, a laie an.l cl!-i,-talilisheil hiisiiirss, anl a rel'u 1 1 ' jieifcctcd plan, and nietli'jils can a fiord. Amoiii: thee adsant. Kfs are -iYl:.-:olute Socuritv. 'i'.V isi i allo form I'olicy jtsne "-.. ap.v., C. O BERGER, j-Jv .eneral Aetit for Hawaiian IhIiuhI THE CITY OF LONDON FIEE INSUEANCE COMPANY or I.OMtON. Capiral, - - - .,000.000. LIMI'J 11 Kl). Having slablinhtMl an Acnry lior, the undersitrtied is authorized to accept rikH apinst Ijre, Itnild iiiKS MereliHinliNe, liriilf lire, etc., on the moht favorable terms. Losses promptly adjusted and payable here. C. O. UKIUJKK, Asent Hawaiian IslarxJj ap 1 ly ilmy 1 ROYAL INSURANCE COMP'Y OF LIVERPOOL. CAPITAL lO.OOO.OOO, N LIMITED LIAIULITV. Jire Insurance ol nil tleseriplioiiH will be effected at Moderate Rates ot C'Viiii um, by the nndersined. NVM. ii. I RWIN A Hi. ap'J si ly ilmy 1 Manager for llaw. Inland,. XT TXT X O JTXT Fire and 3I;irino Iiisuniiicc Co. Ol 'v y.ealsnul. CAPITAL. : . : lMiOlMMM). Having !:-l;i)lixh'4i an A;cur,v at Honolulu, for the Hawaiian Islands, the int dt rsigned are prepared to accept risks :;gainst Fire in dwellings, stores w a rehouses and merchandise, on favorable terms. Marine rKks on cargo, freights, bottomry, profits and coiuniis-,ioiis. Loss- roniMj aljiistel t ita.yahle. aul s dniy 1 VM. G. IliW IN At C). CREAT WESTERN INSURANCE COMPANY. oO WALL STREET. NEW YORK Tlllio above ouip;in.y linviiiK sta JL lished an Agency at Honolulu, for the Hawa iian Islands, the undersigned is authorized to accept and write ON Merchandise, Freights. Treasury Commissions, and Hulls. At current Rat. wm.:c. IRWIN & CO., no'idmyl Managers for Hawaiian l.slandi J Iniiiliii---J?r"jiMi FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY. rinsi: i i)i;ksk;m:i) ii JL . appointed Agents ot the above Citinpany, are prepared to inure risk ;.i,..oit tire, on Slont and Iti'jli I C ii i Id iim. and on 31r'liui stored thci. iu.on themo-t favorable terrr. For particulars apply nt the ollii-e of a pi ly F. A. SCHAF.FFR A CO. IIAWAIIW IVVKS'DIKYI L V.VAl (0 (Iimitril.) Money Loaned on first 4'Ijish .Nreiiri ti s. for lon or short period. Apply t' W. I.. ;RKI-:n, Manager pro tern. Ofiice: 'iui'iMi St., over i:. W. Maefarlane fc Co. air.'o aOUTII KKITISI! I MlMi A TII.K J.iisiirftnce Company. Established I 309. Resources of the Company a at :;ly.t, Is4l; 1 A nt hori.ed ( "a pit; I t;:t ,')','), on i J Sub-.cribei .000,00') Paid up ."iuu.O0' 1 Fire F';nd and Reeres aM ::i-t lie.-.. :-s: i.-j;i.i,i;! "-Fife ami Annuit;.- 1'uiKi- ::. '2 'i--Revenue Fire Rraiiel) l.l'l7,lM T - File and Annuity Rr.inches - f . T ' H(iiTscm,.i;f;i;i: a o., i ' i i : ; 1 Agents for tin- Ila.vaiian i ho .'I - T ISA XS-AT 1. A J' FIRS INSURANCE COMPANY or IIAUKI IK.. 'apifal of the Compauv t Reserve Rejeb-ruark (i.onOl ('apitalof their Re-I nsurion-e ('ompa- nie Reiclmark 10! ,fi.Vi,0l Total... Rei( li'-niar k Ui7,''',W OK I 31 ii:i(.M.. FIRS IH3URANCE COMPANY or iiMiu i:.. Capital of the Company A Reserve Reicbsmark ,IQ,W Capital of tlnir Re-1 use. ranee Compa nies Reicbsmark :i.,,000K Total...: Rcichsmarks r,,?:tO.(rW fllho mil'rsisrl. iiieral Aureiif JL of the above two companies for the Haw'uiu Islands are prepared to insuie Iluildmgs Furni ture, Merchainlise and Produce, Machinery, fte., also Sugar and Rice Mills, and Vessels in the har bor, against los.s or damage by tire, on the most favorable terms. jy22ly H. HACKFELD&CO. Ed- Hoffschlaeger & Co. oahSMrmw your note of hand,' said Madame L.e-