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In conformity with Section 1141 of
thi) Civil Code, nil Corporations nre
hereby requested to make full and ac
curate exhibits of their nllulrs to the
Interior Department on or before the
1st day of January, 1885, for the year
ending July 1st, 1891. Wanks for the
purposo will bo furnished on applica
tion nt the Interior Olllee.
UllAS. T. OULIOK,
Minister of the Interior.
Inlciloi Office, Deo. 21th, 1884.
BISHOP & Co., BANKERS
Honolulu, Jluwulltiu Islands.
Draw E .change on the
JBmilc oi C'nlli'oruln, H. IT.
And their agents in
NEW YORK, BOSTON, HONG KONG.
Me3srs. X. M. Rothschild & Son, London.
The Comincicinl Hank Co.. of Sydney,
The Commvulul Bank Co., of Sydney,
Thu Bunk of Now Zealand: Auckland,
Christchurch, and Wellington.
The Bank of British Columbia, Vic
torla, B. 0. ami Portland, Or.
Transact n (leneral Hanking Business
Ple-god to neither Qoct nor Party,
Bat established for tho benefit of all.
MONDAY, DEC. 2!), 1881.
THIS EVENING'S DOINGS.
Harmony Lodge, I.O.O.F., 7:30,
Band, Ennnn Sciuaic, 7:30.
Sale of Pews, Fort st. Cli.
THE WASHINGTON MONUMENT.
The United States has been re
deemed from much tcproacli by the
patriotic endeavors of the Washing
ton Monument Society. For many
years an uncompleted monument to
the Father of His Country, first in
peace, first in war and first in the
hearts of his countrymen, lias dis
credited the tinivcr&nl glorification
of tlih man by the lips and pens of
those to whom he bequeathed a
nation and n name. This occasion
of reproach has been swept away by
the completion of a monumental
obelisk that is the highest structure
on the globe. On the Ctli of Decem
ber the marble capstone, weighing
3300 pounds, and its pyramidal
apex of aluminum, wctc placed in
position with appropiintc ceremonies,
bringing the monument to the height
of 550 feet, overtopping by far
. every other fabric made by human
hands. Part of the programme was a
meeting of the Society, on a platform
500 feet above the ground, which
adopted n lcbolution, offered by
General Dunn, " congratulating the
American people on the completion
of this cndcailng monument of our
nation's gratitude to the "Father of
his Country." Ftoin a tcport of
proceedings the following is culled :
"Among those present to-day at
the completion of the structure was
one of the master mechanics who
laid the corner-stone of this monu
ment more than Unity-six years ago,
and the old watcliman of the monu
ment who lias been continuously
employed in thai capacity during
nearly the whole intervening period.
The flag over tho monument floated
to-day from a flagstaff the top of
which is exactly COO feet from tho
ground, thus displaying the Ameri
can colors at the gicatcst 4iciglit of
any construction ever yet known in
the world. The aluminum apex of the
monument is engraved with inscrip
tions as follows, on ono face:
"Chief-Engineer and Architect,
Thomas Lincoln Casey, Colonel of
the Corps of Engineers; Assistants,
Gcorg'o W. Davis, Fourth United
States Infantry, Bernard It. Green,
Civil Engineer; Master Mechanic,
' P. II. McLaughlin." On another,
"Corner-stone laid on the bed of the
foundation July 4, 1848. Fiist
stone, at a height of 152 feet, laid
August 7, 1880; capstono 'set De
cember C, 1881." On a third,
"Joint Commission at tho sotting of
the capstone Chester A. Arthur,
W. W. Corcoran, Chairman M. E.
Bell, Edward Clark, John Newton.
K'; Act of August 2, 187C." On tho
fourth the words, " Tmus Dco."
Wo congratulate our old fiiend,
Mr. Tow'nsend, upon his election as
presidentof the tcnclicrs' convention,
and the convention upon its excellent
Would it not be as well to confine
the enforcement of tho Sunday law
to cases whero the quiet of tho day
is disturbed? Nothing is gained to
"morality by compelling Chinese
pagans to observe Uio (lay religiously,
while transgressors of olhcr nntion
nlilics go notoriously scatheless.
Even upon the Chinese the law is not
equally enforced, for many of them
keep open shop nil day with im
punity, to tho disadvantage of law
abiding livnls, while a solitary one
caught fishing in an out of the way
corner, wronging no one else, is
grabbed up promptly.
THE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION.
This body met in annual conven
tion at 10 Q'clock this morning, in
(he Y. M. C. A. Hall. Mr. M. M.
Scott, principal of the Foil. Sheet
School, piesidcut, look the chair,
and Miss Moore, of tho Hoyal
School, Honolulu, took her place as
Following is a list of the active
Zailies Misses M. E. Winter,
Honolulu ; J. Tancr, do. ; M. A. M.
1) 1 . ..1 . .In T iiln T . afnnMn ilr
Kate Mossman, do. ; A. M. l'rcscott,
do. ; Fanny Corncy, do. ; A. M. Pay
son, do. ; P. Rhodes, do. ; Mrs. E. B.
C. Wallace, dp. ; Mrs. M.W.Uendry,
do. ;JMrs. C. B. Hcbbard, do. ; Mrs.
S. M. Needham, do. ; Misses May
Greene, Lihuc; L. M. Mantoss,Ko
hala ; W. II. Hardy, Koloa ; II. Need
ham, Paauhau, Hawaii, and Mis.
E. G. Hare, Onomca.
Gentlemen Messrs. M. M. Scott,
Honolulu; Revs. Alex. Mackintosh
nndDr.Hydc,do. ; Armstrong Smith,
do. ; John A. Moore, Wailuku ; W.
B. Olcson, Ililo; II. S. Townscnd,
Lihuc; T. II. Gibson, Waimoa; F.
E. Atwatcr, Waianae, and W. C.
There were also pi cscnt Mrs. A.
Mackintosh, Misses W. M. Baldwin,
von Holt and M. E. Ilillebrand, and
Dr. C. T. ltodgcrs.
The president delivered an' able
opening address, in which he dis
cussed the i dative results from the
public money expended on schools.
His conclusion wns that much of
the Government support would be
better spent than at present, by
devoting it to tho thorough educa
tion of pupils who show capacity for
learning above the ordinary in the
Resolutions proposed at the last
annual meeting were read by the
sccietary. Regarding the new geo
graphy the Rev. Mr. Mackintosh
reported that he had found the work
contained many terms that the ma
jority of the seltool children would
not understand, and he asked the
assistance of the teachers in the
woik of revising the book during the
The following officers were then
elected for tho ensuing year:
President, Mr. II. S.-Townscnd;
Vice-President, Rev. .V. C. Merritt;
Secretary, Miss Mooto (re-elected).
Mr. Townscnd was escorted to the
chair bv the lctirinj: officer, and
thanked the convention for the
The Rev. Dr. Hyde read a letter
of apology from Mr. Hitchcock, for
his inability to be present. The
wiitcr offered some suggestions rela
tive to the more systematic conduct
of the Association's work during the
year. A discussion of tho letter re
sulted in the following committee
being appointed to prepare resolu
tions for discussion: Mr. Oleson,
Dr. Hyde and Miss Hardy.
Mr. Moore, of 'Wailuku, delivered
an interesting lecture upon "Tho
Teaching of English to Hafciiians,"
illustrating his points upon the
blackboard. lie urged tho import
ance of making tho pupils thoroughly
understand the signification of every
word used in teaching them any
branch. The interest in his propo
sitions was attested by a running
fire of questions and criticisms from
the benches, to which ho promptly,
skilfully and good-naturedly veplicd.
He was followed by practical remarks
from Messrs. Oleson, Mackintosh,
Scott and Crook. It is impossible
that the teachers present should not
have been benefited by the ideas
elicited in tho lectin o nud discussion.
The convention took n icccss from
12 to 2 o'clock.
It was rumored in England tho
first week of tho month that a block
ado run by speculative English
merchants was to bo attempted in
Chinese watcis. Gladstone's Minis
try, undoubtedly, is thoroughly in
formed concerning tho intention of
these London and Liverpool ship
owners, but it is exceedingly doubt
ful if any interference will bo
attempted in the absence of a formal
declaration of war between the two
semi-belligerents. Tho sympathy
of tho English masses, undoubtedly, '
is with China, and this alone in tho
pi cscnt complex political situation
is a potent factor to prevent nny but
strictly legitimate measures being I
taken to prohibit the sailing of un
doubted blockade runnel s.
John Vivian, a miner killed in tho
Wyoming shaft, Nevada City, on
the morning before the accident
remarked to a friend: "I had a
dream last night that makes me feci
very uncomfoi table. I dreamt that
an accident happened in tho mine to
mo and I was killed. Tho whole
thing seemed so real that it left a
ciliong impression on my mind. I
wish I could foigct it this morning,
but I can't."
The Capo Government are using
their utmost endeavors to bring
about a peaceful settlement of the
difficulty in Bcchuanaland, and
with that object offers of farms in
the unallotted territory in Stcllaland
haVc been made to those Boers who
recently made incursions into Mont
sivn's country. It was officially
announced at Cape Town, on Nov.
21th, that the expedition then on
the way to Bpcliuanaland, under
the command of Colonel Warren,
for the purpose of resisting the en
croachments of the Boers, was to
be augmented by eight thousand
At a Bonapartist banquet in Paris,
attended by twelve hundred persons,
Maurice Richard, presiding, declared
that France was in tho same state of
anarchy now as before the accession
of Napoleon. Now, as then, the
only remedy would be for the people
to elect a responsible chief. " We
arc, thcrcfoie," he
said, " forming
a national league to elect a worthy
chief." He concluded by proposing
n toast to Prince Napoleon. Pasccl
declared that tho object of tho meet
ing was to proclaim Napoleonic
sentiments and openly demand that
Prince Napoleon bo made chief of
An alarming business depression
prevails throughout Europe. France
feels it about the worst, on account
of the vast drain of her resources
in tho struggle with China.
It is reported that a leper has
been discovered in the Chinese quar
ter of Sydney, Australia.
Sale of Pews.
THE SALE OF
X TINGS will
SLIPS ATD SIT.
tako plcco at Fort
This Monday Evening,
Dec. 20tl,nt7:KO o'clock.
C. JONES. Jit.,
CtENSUS BLANKS will bo furnished
) to those who havo lo.t or mislaid
the copies left by agents, or may have
been omitted In the distribution.
Apply at the ofllco of tho C. P. Adver
tiser. F. Ii. CLARKE,
005 2t Supt. Census, 1834.
Cottage to Stent,
AND FURNITURE FOB SALE.
An cliiht-roonicd cottaso at Pnla.
ma, elegantly furnished. Will sell lease
mill furniture, or rent the cottage ulonc.
Tho location Is parllculaily line, com
mnnding a view of tho s-ea and hurlior.
Applv to J. A. PALMER,
OQj tf Real Estate Agent.
rpiIE MAIL by the
Will close at the Post Office,
At 10 a.m., Wednesday,
Dec. 31, 1681. '
A" LATE LETTER BAG " will be
kept open till 11:80. a.iii., to receive
lalo letters, on which an additional fee
of Fivo Cents each letter must bo paid.
Letters for Kkoistiu'tion will bo re-celu-d
till 9 o'clock on Wednesday.
Persons mailing correspondence on
the morning of tho steamer's departure,
arc requested to stamp all letters before
II. 31. WHITNEY, P.M.G.
Post Office, Honolulu, Dec. 20th, 1884.
GIRL OR WOMAN FOR GEN
ERAL housework. Apply to
Coiner Bcretanla & Victoiia sts.
Also, assist In general office work.
Ofllco In Campbell's Block, Room 7, up.
THE PEOPLE'S WANTS?
EEAD J. E. WISEMAN'S LIST OF
Houses, Cottages, Rooms, &e., to
rent in tho Morning Guide news items
published dally. 001 lin
itrnitnni - ifajiniiriiitoiiijtt
Humifl A thin tin Onni
NEW YEAR'S DAY,
LlST OF RACES:
120 yards' Handicap, opon to nil.
100 yard' Handlcay, for boys under 10.
80 ynrdi' Handicap, for girls under 14.
00 yards' Hurdle Race, open to nil.
Stono Gntherlng Race.
1 mile Handicap Foot Bace, open for nil
5 mile Bicycle- Race, open to nil.
Quarter mile Bicycle Bace, for boye .
Half hour Race, go as you please.
Tug-of-Wai, six on each hide.
IS?" Entries oan ho made up to the
day of tho races to Tho. Wright, at the
Hawaiian Carriage Mfg Co's Olllcc, or
at the Bulletin Olllcc. 003 3t
ANOTHER INVOICE OF THOSE
Prcpaicd by a lady In San Francisco,
and made ot the ery best material1!.
No Christmas Dinner complete with
out.a hotlln of theo appctUIng pickles.
Also on l.nnd,
Nutn. XJrh. Liuiies,
JUeinoiv i: OraiiRo X'cHjI,
Vounis -.-.murlcii C1icc;bo,
Cltoloo -VppleH, Xavrtl,
JVItiieo Stent, roUvtoen, .
CraelJoi'H of nil IcIikIh, fc.
Telephone 110. S00 2v
Oiler for sale ex recent arrivals,
In qnnrts and pints.
Of Joseph Pcr'rler & Co's Chalons,
Grand V.n Mousscux,
Carto Blanche mcd. d'or,
Of Clias. Farrc, Reims,
Carto Blanche, Dry
Lo Brum Frcrcs.
Of Gustavo Claudon, Cognac
M. Formont & Co., Cognac
Otard Dupuis & Co , Cognac,
A. Goudln & Co., Cognac,
J. F. Chevlllc, Cognac.
Beat Holiiilecliim Gin,
In stone and glass.
Of J T. Boucher's Schiedam.
Xlno Xort "WlnoH,
SUPEKIOR TABLE CLARETS
Of Marie Biizard & Roger, Bordeaux,
Crcmo de Pralines Grlllecs, a la
Crcmo de Cacao, Cliouvn n la vanille,
Nuevo Habano". and Cheroo'ts.
Strasburg Beer, pts. and qts.
(iiciiuiitc 33uiiila ig(uH,
Nuova llubanos nnd Chcioots.
For sale b
Ed Hoffschlaeger & Co.
Ilnving just opened his
Informs his friends and the public in
general that they nro
The Finest Class of Godds
of Silverware ever exhibited in this city
and consist of ,
Tea Sets, Ice Pitclers,
Trays, Castors, Knives, Forks,
Spoons and Tea Spoons,
Combination Baking Dishes, something now;
Plcklo Stands, Cups,
Napkin Rings, Colory Glasses,
Spoon Holders, Butter Dishes,
Ladies' Toilet Sols,
Bronzo Figures, Chundollcrs,
Also a very lino line of
JS3T" Theso goods must ho seen to ho
appreciated, being made fiom tho hcav.
icst material, and also very ornamental,
89?-m 1 1''" Street.
" COTTAGE TO LEASE.
LEASE FOR SALE AT EMMA ST.,
threo neat cottages on a deep lot,
lino garden and pleasant .hado ticon.
Lease to mil 3 yearn at $i" a month for
eutliu pi dulses. Is bilugiug hi a lental
of $!i-. Will sell leaoo for 8100 fash,
being tho amount of iinpioveincnts
inado by tenant. Apply to
.r. E. WISEMAN,
001 lw Gen. Business Agent.
G. II. ROBERTSON,
i Drayman best teams
Ofllco, Queen st. IS
Tho Largest nnd Finest Assortment of
Fancy Baskets, Cornucopias,
Boxes. &c Scc9
Suitable for New Year's Presents,
CAN UK HAD AT
Steam Candy Factory, Bread and Cake Bakery,
No. 71 HOTEL STREI-T.
The undersigned keeps always on
of all descriptions ; keeping a larger stock in his line of business than all
the rest of tho establishments combined together.
Please call and convince yourselves-
AT F. HORN'S STEAM FACTORY,
71 HOTEL STREET.
JO l lw
GRAND CHRISTMAS SALE
Fancy Goods Emporium.
To make room for staple goods to arrive after
the holidays, we now announce that we will
sell our immenscSstocl- of Toys and Christmas
and jTew Year's Goods at G-EBATLY EE
Gall and select boforo
JOSEPH. E. WISEMAN,
Tho Only Recognized General Business Agent on the Hawaiian Islands.
EST-fl-BI-ISIIDEr) 1 8TO.
Offices in Campboll's Tire-proof Building, 27 Merchant St., Honolulu, H. I.
I. O. Box .HB i i t s Telei)liono.l73.
REAL ESTATE AGENT Buys and sells Real Estate in all parts of the King
dom. Rents Ofllccs, Houses, Cottages and Room;.
SOLICITING AGENT FOR WILDER'S INTER-ISLAND STEAMEHS-Tour
ists nnd the Traveling Public will apply to mo for Tickets nnd Information to
SOLICITING AGENT FOR THE MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. OF NEW
YORK The Large.t, Giandcst and Soundest Institution of its kind in tho
AGENT FOR THE GUEAT BURLINGTON RAILWAY ROUTE IN AMERICA
This Route excels all other routes going East, the scenery being the grandest,
thu meals the choicest and tho Palace and Dining Cars the handsomest and mo.t
E5IPLOYMENT AGENT Finds Employment for all seeking work in the vari
ous branches of Industry on the Islands.
SOLICITING AGENT FOR THE CITY OF LONDON FIRE INSURANCE CO.
Tho best known Company in the Islands.
CUSTOM HOUSE BROKER Enters Goods at Custom House, pays nnd discharges
Freight and Duty Bills under power of Attorney.
&ONEY BROKER Loans Money at all times on first-class sccuritiy.
GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT Legal Papors of cvciy description diawn. Bills
.Distributed nnd Collected. Books and Accounts kept and adjusted. Records
Searched. Rents Collected. Taxes and Insurance on Properly looked after.
Copying and Engrossing done. Advertisements, Newspaper Articles, Corres
pondence and Commercial Business of every nature promptly and accurately
AGENT FOR THE NEW MUSIC HALL AT HONOLULU-Cornpanlcs abroad
will correspond with mo for terms, etc. Oidcrs for Island Shells, Curios, Lava
Specimens, Native Vlows and Photos carefully filled nnd forwarded to nil parts
ot, tho World.
C2T Information appertaining to the Islands given nud all correspondence faith,
JOSEPH E. WISJ33IAN,
873 Goneral Business Agent, Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands.
DILLINGHAM & Co.
Importers & Dealers in Hardwaro & Agricultural Implements,
Ets., Etc., Etc.
Fence Wire and Staples, Korosono Oil a specialty.
Paints, Varnishes, Turpentine,
House Furnishing Goods, Plated Ware,,&c., &c,
hand the greatest variety and largest
tho host Eopds are gone.
KENNEDY & CO., Proprietors.
Etc., Etc., Etc.