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TUESDAY, AUG. 14, 1883.
THIS DAY'S DOINCS.
Kxcchior Lodtje, 188.8.131.52-'., 7:30.
Bible Class at Lyceum at 7 :30.
MORE RUADS THAN ONE.
December is very near nt lmnd
and with it comes a session of Con
gress. That feebMon will probably
decide the fate of our treaty. "We
cin hardly do anything more than
has been done to secure- its contin
uance. Every exertion has been
made by all parties. All we can do
is to keep up our exertions and not
to let them slacken.
Yet, it may happen that we shall
lose the treaty. What sort of a
position shall we be in then? What
resources have we to fall back on ?
"Wc have alrcacjy pointed out the
possibility of a new market in Japan
for our sugars. Why shouldn't we
have something else besides sugar,
and rice to sell? Where are the
wonderful amounts of fibres of
which so many specimens were sent
to the Paris, and London exhibi
tions and received such notice from
commercial magnates there? Where
is our fruit export? It seems to us
that we need not despair if the
worst comes to the worst, and if one
resource fails us, fall back on
Many 3 ears ago Sir Stamford Raf
fles founded the free port of Singa
pore on a hitherto unproducticv
island. By his judicious policy
added to its natural advantages of
position it has grown to be one of
the weuthiest and most important
ports m the East. We, in Hawaii,
have as great natural advantages as
Singapore, if not greater. The only
thing wanting is the judicious policy
of a Sir Stamford Raffles. We are
here in the middle of the broad
Parific right in the track of the ever
increasing trade between America
and Australia. We have every op
portunity of becoming the depot of
trade between the coast and Japan,
China, and Manilla. It is in our
hands to become n great com
mercial entrepot for all trade
crossing the Paeiiic if we only exert
ourselves. When the Panama Ca
nal is opened judicious management
will make us a way-station if not a
transfer-station on nil lines between
England and the Continent of Eu
rope on the one hand, and San
Francisco, Japan, and China on the
other. As steamer-travel grows we
shall inevitably be a coaling station
f n all lines and all voyages on the
Pacific. With sin-h important Com
mjrci.tl destinies before us we need
the judicious mercantile policy of a
Sir Stamford Rallies. Where is he ?
ADMIRABLE AND CONTEMPTIBLE.
"The Gazette and the Press owe
you one, contemptible contemporary.
Go 6tudy the fable of the bat. It
fought for the beast by day and for
the birds by night in the cowardly,
half heaited, beliind-the-fence fash
ion it best understood. The gods
looked on and learned to loathe it.
So they transformed it into an un
canny thing, half beast, half bird,
and doomed it to fly and feed chiefly
"by twilight. Go to the bat, poor,
foolish Bulletin, and study there
the churactcr that has made you a
by-word and a reproach among the
men wdio have opinions and the
courageous honesty to uphold them."
Saturday Press, 3rd. vol., 50th
jiumber, 2nd. page, -llh. col., last
The Bulletin owes you nothing,
Admirable contemporary admira
ble -with a capital A to heighten ad
miration : a big C would have made
contemptible more conspicuous.
Whether admirable or contemptible
is it question which hinges upon in
dividual tastes: some like the Satur
day Press, some like fair play. Owe
you nothing: all favors received have
been promptly repaid in kind ; noth
ing remains but a grateful remem
brance of kind and succcosful en
deavors to elevate from obscurity to
That pretty little piece of natural
aislorv, which throws a ilood of ligh
)ii th eaily days and past doings 01
die bat, and for ever sets nt rest all
uncertainty concerning the causes
mil circumstances which evolve
that inteiesting little cieature into
its present elevated plane niiionj
organic bodies, brings to mind the
story of an ancient Egyptian, whosi
only occupation and pleasure it w:u
10 wander up and down, seim-hiii.
out and bewailing the wickedness o
the world, ignoring every good deed,
and exclaiming "All men are bac
and I only am righteous." The
uods, who extol virtue and execrate
vice, were displeased and inll'cte 1
on him the curse of petrifaction
lie immediately became u block oi
stone, still retaining something oi
the human form, but destitute ol
heart and soul and emotion ; and to
this day the petrified mass stands on
the plains of Egypt, bearing tin
name of Sphinx.
Go to the Sphinx, dear, judicious
Press, and study there the charactei
which has made your name a
synonym for vituperation and scur
rility among men who love candoi
and fair play.
Monday, Aug. 13 Drunks; Wil
liam lined $5 and 81 costs; Ivamu
ela, Andrew, D. Kaai, Napoliona,
Panui, Paono, forfeited SG bail each ;
W. Adimoka, larceny discharged;
Keawe, assault and battery nol.
pros ; Ah Sec, Ah Sing, and Kea
we, affray lined $2 and 81 costs
each ; A. llarrigan assault and bat
tery forfeited bail 810 ; A. E. Ber
nett, Mika, affray discharged ; Ah
Fat, assault and battery fined $5 and
The Honolulu Stock Exchange
held its regular session yesterday
'. 1 1
WalluUu Sugar Co....
awn. Agr. Co
Wiiinmimlo Sugar Co..
Honokua Sugar Co.
Ivolo.i Sueur Co.
Grove Eanch Plant. Co 2 0
aianae Co 10
Star Mill Co
Piiukun Sugar Co
Ilalawa Sugar Co
lltiw'n Bell Tel. Co
Hon. Iron Works Co 1000
C. Brewer & Co
Inter Munil S. N. Co 1!18
E. 0.1Iill& Son 120
! p. c. Gov. Bonds 100
7 p. c. Gov. Bonos 00
li p. c. free from Gov't Tax. .
9 per cent Ononiea Bowl 100
7 n. c. Iluw'n Acr. Co Bonds. 103
Sale: $12,000, of 9 p c. Onomea Bonds
at pur on 1st September.
S:hr Emma bi ought 2)0 bags of
sugar, GOD bags of rice, 49 bbls of mo
S -hr Mary Alice brought 250 sheep-
S-shr Kamoi brought !J0 bags of
The Lady Lumpson is discharging at
Brewer's whaif; and the Elsinorc near
the O. S S. wharf.
The schr Nettie Merrill is up for re
pairs. The Emerald, Discovery and .las. Ma
kec suil to-morrow.
LOCAL & CENERAL NEWS.
What has become of that project for
a new bank ? Is it still In existence ?
Ouji thanks are due to Captain Jenks
of the Elsinorc for flics of San Fion.
cisco poperi to latest dates:
It will probably be auuoiuiced to-day
that the vacancies in the Board of
Education have been filled up.
Tub trees in Nuiianu Cemetery are in
want of a little trimming, so a constant
1 cader says. What do the Trustees say ?
The Chinaman who died suddenly on
Sunday was named Sai Poo. The Coro.
ner's investigation showed that death
resulted fiom heart disease.
It is stated in well-informed circles
that the loan will surely come and thnt
in all pi obablhty the ilrst Instalment will
arrive by the Mariposa on her next trip.
Wi: regret to record that Mr. J' E.
Wlt-emmi met with an accident on
Saturday morning between 10 and 11
o'clock whilo getting out of hla buggy.
The reins got entangled in his feet ojiu
he fell, hurting his head and knees badly.
Oun dally contemporary doesn't know
enough Chinese yet to distinguish be.
tween a supplement and a poster, and
us to size, he probably saw double. That
ly .the only (supposition we can make in
regard to his Item as wo fi-el unwilling
to aeciifco him of tampering with the
usteid.iy afternoon about a o'clock u
Chinuninii lift his wagon standing in
Queen St. with a couple of poi bin ids in
It. Something f lightened the hoisonnd
it ran nwny following a little brake con
lining uo peiton- widen was being
Irivc.i in'o the Govcnimcnl Building
,'inl and almost running over it. Final.
v it brought up against 11 lost on the
1SW11 sine 01 tnu uuuuing. juainugo
lone vciy plight.
LaM night in the Y. M. 0. A. Hill,
he Algarobu Lodge 1. O. G. T. guvi
heir Hist nnnlverssuy social. An excel
ent mi 1 most enjoyable prograinini
was rendered so ns to thoroughly plu n
the audience. While the icecicini, &c
was being tcivcd, MuMcr TI103 M Quiie
fell off the nairow rlulform. Dr. Ha
'an was sent to; ml found the 'i:h
arm injured but 1 oi bioken, and o.her
On Saturday last as 11 lady was walk
ing along Hotel street, she noticed a
liinainan carrying a goat in a most
cruel way. He hud the four legs lashed
tightly together, iiiul so hail slung the
animal on his shoulder, at the same
time squeezing its mouth and nose to
nether to prevent Its crying out. The
ady appealed to a policeman, but he
was in Ignorance as to what he ought to
do about It. If the Society for the Pre
vention of Cruelty to Animals were in
full operation it would have been an
excellent case for it to begin on,
Ycstculny the Chief Justice rendered
1 dcci don in the Madras libel cao in
ohambcis. The suit was brought, it will
be remembered, by the Preddent of the
Board of Health to recover about $2000
Quarantine guards, etc, expenses in
currod in watching thnt vessel. The
decision states that- the Madras was
never legally in Quarantine till June 1st :
hi t she was detained for two mouths
unreaonibly and improperly: that
the ex erses for one week only could 1c
recovered and that each side sh ill pny
the r own co-,ts. The expenses for -ne
week will amount to about $160 7?.
This means a loss to the government
through the Board of Health' impio
per action or want of iic'ion l(a-cor ling
lo the (Joint'- drcWnn) of about 1(300.
LATE FORtlCN NEWS.
The telegraphers arc still on strike
fresh sections of the unions are
being ordered on strike weekly.
Strict quarantine measures against
tlie cholera are being taken by the
U. S. government. The U. Si
authorities are taking every step to
break up the opium-smuggling ring
in oan lu-aticisco.
Albion (N. Y.), July 28. A ter
ril lc accident occurred on the Rome,
Watertown and Ogdensburg Kail
road, at Carlyon 'station, at 9:30
o'clock last evening, by which nine
teen persons were killed and thirty
wounded. The train, a double
header, was an excursion train,
bound for Clayton with Thousand
islands' tourists, mostly from Miehi
ran. It was behind time, and at
the time of the collision was miming
at the late of 40 miles an hour. The
wind was blowing a gale and had
blown a freight ear-off a side track
and partly on to the main track,
when the excursiontrain came thun
dering along and collided with it,
throwing one of the engines on its
, end and the other into a ditch. The
bagg.ige car and two sleepers were
completely demolished and the cars
were piled up on one another until it
was oue vast heap of ruins. At the
time a heavy thunder-shower was
passing over, the night was dark,
and the cries and shrieks of the
dying and wounded were terrible.
The crash was heard three miles
The country is thinly settled and
it was some time before assistance
could lie obtaiped.
TWO FURNISHED ROOMS, with a
inivaio family; 10 minutes from
the Post Office. G.irden and comtort
able suiroundlngs, . Tim rooms, arc spa
cious and lofty an I well v mtilated.
Particulars at the W indsor Saloon,
King btreet. 478
ALL accounts remnining uwettled
for !J months and over will.be
placed in tlie hands of a collector without
further notice. Interest of 1 per cent
per month and cxpouscs for collecting
will bo added to tho bills.
A. M. MELLIS,
471 lw 101 Port Htrqet.
DURING MY ABSENCE from this
Kingdom, Mr. Geo. Engellmrdt
will have chanro of mv business, und
act for mo under full pqwer of uttomoy.
17 6 lw
A GOOD, reliable Bad.
die HORSE warranted
sound und quiet; Hold
for no fault. Price $125
Apply ut this ofllcc.
A HOUSE on Enimu street,
containing 7 rooms, kitchen,
bath-room, nantrv. serv nil's
room, carriage-house, stabling, and fowl
house. ' Inquire ut 79 Fort street or 51
Emma street. ., 434 tf
DILLINGHAM & OO.'S
BULLETIN OF NEW GOODS !
Suitable for Stock Hunches where water Is required to bo raised from gulches
lo pisturo lands for watering stock. Full particulars and estimates furnished! '
Refrigerators, Brooms of superior quality. ' "
Mag-iidso-Calcito Fire Proof Safes & Boxes
Lubricating Oils ol evory description at lowest market rates.
Rice Cloth, Patent Bag Holders just the thing for Rice and Sugar Mills;
Differential Pulley Blocks, .Carriage Lamps.
"New Goods constantly arriving.
r- ' , '
Full lines of Plows and Agricultural Instruments,
Full assortment of
GRAND DISPLAY OF
FANCY AND DY GOQD&
AT ' I '
A. M. Mollis, 104 Fort Street. .
NOW READY TO SHOW
the public the Finest and Best Selected
Stock ever exhibited in this Kiu.'dom,
nt astonishingly Low Price. Keud the
following, call and he convinc?d.
For -want of space I quote but few of
the One Thousand Bargains now on
Pure Silk Moires, all Fhade, $1 PO
worth 8 00
Pure Brocades lending shndu? 0 GO
worth 1 2i
FinpSitin? ;.: 1 00
Fine Figured Sateens 0 50
worth i :'.'.:. r 0 75
Calico choice patterns, 15 yards for 1 00
Tremendous Bargains in
Hosiery and Underwear.
R -nl LiMe Thread Hose, all s'mdes 0 50
B.l Ho-e, bilk clokged, f. f 0 35
Fanny col. hoe, from 0 15
Ladies' Embr. Chemise ..;... 0 50
L-uliei' t-kirts, with luflles & tucks 1 00
L idles' night gowns, good quality.-! 01)
Also, an'immense assortment of Lace
, Goods, Fichus, Gloves, Mitts, &c.
A NEW PROCLAMATION
JOSEPH E. WISEMAN,
Heal Eh tale JBroltex,
Custom House J3i'olcei
nZjixiploynieut .Yjyoiit,- aucl
General Bnin.eHS Agyeut,
Office, 27 Merchaut btreet, - Hawaiian Gazette' Block.
By request, I have added to my bushier tint of a CUSTOM HOUSE BROKER
and will hereafter attend to making entries at the Custom House of goods thiough
Power of Attorney from merchants. Our business community will find this dc.
partment a gnat source of convenience. , ,
GSTlh.) ONLY recognized Real Estate Broker in this Kingdom.!,
Land and pi operty for sale in alUparts of Honolulu and tho various Islands.
Houses to lease and rent in Honolulu und suburbs.
Rooms to rent, en suite or single, throughout Honolulu.
Books and Accou.its ke t. Bills collected. Legal pupers of every description
drawn. Agent for Vickcry's Monthly Fireside Mugazinc and Visitor, wi:b
18 Chromo3; subscripdon $1.25 'per year. Agent for the Best Lifo
Insurance Company in the World.
JEgrChurges always moJcratc. 1 tgJTTe'cphono Xo. 172.
For the 1,000,000,
-AJLX OOILOJCfcS -AJESTO SIZES,
FQK SALE AT
A...W. RICHARDSON & .Cd's;,, .. ;;;
No. JS IPovt iiroot. , ,,
Phaetons, Buggies, Wagons, &c., &c,
Manufactured with nil the latest improvement.
XllaelCHinltUliiK fc WooiVvvorlc done of every clcHOvlptlcma
Having the ukst MiiCUANicb 1 am enabled to do work
Cheaper and Jetter than uny other firm in this city. ,
Now work und Repairing done with complete satisfaction, or no chargo mudo.
'tv- fcd wMfw
Agate Iron Ware,
Illustrated Catalogues on application.'
IN GENT'S GOODS
I have n fill line of
Fine unlnundcred shirts $1 00
Fine percale shirts from 1 00
Fine undershirts, from 0 25
Fancy half hose, from 0 ,15
Fancy half hose, full finish, from.. 0 J35
tine brocaded suspenders, from... 2 CO
Fine Bycicle shirts, from. .' 1 00
Fine G. Silk handkerchiefs fiom.. 0 75
Fine '. Btitliing suits, from 1 75
FineSIlk Alpaca Coats 3 50
Drill sui.s, lor painters 1 25
A full assortment of Tie?, Soarfs, ,
A NEW ADDITION !
I have also added to my establishment
a FIRST CLASS MILLLNES, just ar.
rived from the Coast, who will ttim
hats to order, and also wait upon the
wants of my customers in the Ladies
Department. , 400
0-I33E101V WEST1 '
HAS JUST RECEIVED"
A Supply of New Goods,
Coal, Iron, Oak, Ash, Spokes, Rims,
Folloos, Hubs, Shafts, &c, of the best quality t
Sold ut the lowest pi ices.
CUT-TJNDER CARRIAGES, -'