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boilers for Waianae plantation, and
several boilers under repair from
Last week there was shipped to
Waiakea Mill, Ililo, the first set of
super healers, nn improvement in
vented by Hon. A. Young, manager
of the Honolulu Iron Works. JMr.
Young has been designing and ex
perimenting on this invention for the
past twelve months, and has ap
plied for patents for the sume in
twenty-two countries. Tins im
provement is expected to enable
those who use water on their trash
previous to their second crush, to
use it freely, inasmuch as it is sup
posed to bo capable of ovapoiating
with the trash alone, even for diffu
sion. The trial of this at Waiakea
will bo a full sized one. A new
smokostaek 100 x 5 is also being
madp for this mill.
A very interesting visit through
the works was brought to a close by
a peep into the otllce, where the
secretary, Mr. Atwatcr, desired to
impress upon our representative
that he was an agent to grant mar
riage licences, and had been for a
long time. The manager, Hon. A.
Young bad a few jokes to crack
after which our reporter took his
leave. Long maj' the Honolulu
Iron Works nourish. Oct. A.
On Wednesday morning the semi
annual meetine of the Hawaiian
Evangelical Churches was com
menced in Kaumakapili Church, ten
churches being represented. The
Rev. J. Kekahuna of Waianae, the
moderator, preached the opening
sermon. Reports were read from
the churches of Ewa, Waialun, Wai
anae, Kahuku and Hauula. The
Association authorized the pastor of
the Kaumakapili church to go among
the other churches and try to raise
money to pay off the debt of SC,
000. .Several papers were read and
there was an animated discursion on
the nature and fruits of tine repent
ance. The character of the. teach
ing in Government behools was also
Last Saturday morning a land
slide of many thousands tons of
earth occurred at Ookala, Hawaii,
near the landing. Part of the road
close by was covered by the slide,
but the landing proper escaped un
scathed. The slide was between
150 and 200 feet distance.
The semi-annual meeting of the
Honolulu Social Club was held last
evening with a good attendance.
The following ofliceis were elected
for the ensuing term : President, C.
Kaiser ; Vicc-President,F.D. Wicke ;
Secretary, A. L. Cron ; Treasurer,
J. McQueen; Instructor, C. Hcr
rick; Trustees, Geo. Bums, J.
Shaw and Thos. Smith. A commit
tee was appointed to revise the laws
and another to arrange a social for
the 15th inst. Other business was
transacted. Oct. 5.
The total number of deaths reported
forthc mouth of September, lS88,was 31,
distrlbii'ud as follows:
Under 1 year.. . . G From CO to 40. . . 3
From 1 to 5 2 From 40 to 50... 4
From 5 to 10. . . . 0 Fiom 50 to 00. . . It
From 10 to 20. . . 2 From 00 to 70. . . 4
From 20 to DO... 5 Over 70 5
Males, 20 Females, 8
Hawaiian 22 Oient Britain.... 0
Chinese 7 Americans 0
Portuguese 1 Oilier nations.. . 4
causi: ov unATii.
Asthma 3 Debility 0
Aneurism 0 Exhaustion 0
AbscuS3 0 Fever fi
Accident 0 Fever Brain.... 0
BrightsDUe.se. 0 Hemorrhage.... 1
Beriberi 0 Inflammation... 0
Cancer 1 Leprosy 0
Consumption.. . 4 Lep. Exhaustion 0
Convulsions 'i Opium 0
Cholera-Infant.. 0 Old Age 4
Croup 0 Paralysis 1
Dropsy 1 Pleurisy 1
Diarrhoea 1 Syphilis 0
DIs. of Heart.... 1 Tumor 1
Dls. of Spine.... 0 Typhoid Fever.. 0
Dysentery 0 Unknown 15
Disease of Drain 0 Whooping Cough 2
Number unattended 10
COMPAHATIVK MONTHLY MOKTAMTY.
Sept. 1884 41 Sept. 1887 U
Sept. 1885 47 Scpt.1888 U4
Sept. 18fcti 41
Annual death rate per 1000 for month
J. II. BlIOW'K,
Agent Board of Health.
METEOrtOLOCICAL REPORT FOR SEP
TEMBER. AT 0 A.M. I.OCAI. TIMK.
Means for month.
Tcmporature Barometer '2
Uncorrected Haromcter Beading. SO, 127
Corrected Barometer Heading.... '.10.025
Temperature, dry bulb 81.fi
" wet " 70.2
Dew point 70.8
Relative humidity 750
Elastic force of aqueous vapor. . .. 03.5
AT 0 1'. M. I.OCAI. TIMK.
Tcmpcrattue llu'oinclur 78.1
Uuconected Barometer Beading. 30. 122
Corrected .Barometer Heading... 30.031
Tcmpcratute, dry bulb 75.8
" wet " 72.2
Dew point (jO.O
Relative humidity 720
Elastic foice of uqiicuus vapor.... 81.4
Maximum lemperatuie 87.0
Minimum luiiipcruturu 71.0
Rainfall as per Flurlometerilnches) 3.730
i:xtki:mks koji month.
Highest corieelcd l!ar. muling, 30,10-1
on tho. 10th at I) i, m.
Lowest corrected B r. leading, 20,1)3-1
on thu 7 h at U a. m. and ! v. m.
Highest teniporatutu in shade, 00
on the 25th, 20th and 27th.
Lowest temperatuiu In shade, U'J on
the 10th, 20th, 27th, 20th and 30th.
Greatest dally rainfall, 1.0S0 inches
mi tho 8th.
Annual Meeting Election of Officers
and Trustees, Etc.
The annual meeting of the Hono
lulu Library and Reading Room As
sociation wtis held Fihluy evening,
in the Library hull, tho President
Mr. Alex. J. Cartwriglit in the
chair. Thu minutes of the last
meeting were read nnd adopted.
The reports of the Secretary, Tiua
suier, Auditor and hall committee
weie read and accepted. Tho olll
ccrs and trustees for the ensuing
year were then balloted for with tho
following result: President, A. J.
Cartwriglit; Vice-President, M. M.
Scott; Secretnry, II. A. Painielcc;
Treasurer, A L. Smith ; Trustees,
Henry Waterhousc, V. R. Castle,
William Foster, C. M. Hyde, S. B.
Dole, W. F. Allen, John Enitnc
lutli, II. C. Meyers and C. T. Eodg
crs. The entertainment committee
were requested on motion of Mr.
Justice bole, to devise means for
increasing the pecuniary resources
of the association. The following
Hall and Library Committee was
announced by tho President: Dr.
C. T. Rodgers, Rev. C. M. Hyde,
D. D., Prof. M. M. Scott and Col.
W. F. Allen.
Following is the report of the
Hall and Library Committee:
A. J. Caktwuiout Esq., President
Library and Reading Room Asso
ciation. iSir: Tho following is a brief
summary of the work of the associa
tion for the last j'car, so far as the
same pertains to the jurisdiction of
tho Hall and Library Committee.
The most important matter which
has engaged the attention of the
committee has been the transfer of
the books composing the Govern
ment library to the custody of this
association. The terms of the
transfer as set forth in the letter of
the Minister of the Interior under
date of January -1th, are as follows:
1st. The books to be catalogued
and a receipt given for all taken.
2d. The books to be returned to
the Government at any time it may
desire to re-establish a library, upon
the written request of the Minister
of the Interior, any loss to be made
good by the association.
3rd. All expenses of translcr and
cataloguing to be borne by tho as
sociation. 4lh. The books to be free to the
5th. No books which can in any
sense he called Ijooics ot reference
must be removed from the Library,
but must be retained there for re
At the suggestion of this commit
tee the Minister subsequentlj' added
a postscript to his letter to the ef
fect that the Association should not
be held responsible lor dcpiecialinu
of books from the wear and tear of
ordinary use, nor for any loss or
damage except such as might be
avoided by the exercise of ordinary
and reasonable care.
The number of volumes removed
from the Government building un
der this arrangement was nearly
fifteen hundred, exclusive ot a
valuable collection of bound files of
our local newspapers and periodi
cals. Some of the books were dup
plicates of works already in our
library, and ethers were obsolete,
dilapidated and for various reasons
practically worthless. The bulk of
the collection however was in good
order, and much of it of great in
terest and value. It is especially
rich in works pertaining to Hawaiian
and Polynesian affairs, early voy
ages and explorations, particularly
in the Pacific Ocean and kindred
subjects. Many of these are cai ly
editions, now become scarce and
costhy, and are a accompanied by
large atlases, books of plates, etc.
There is also a very valuable col
lection of works on natural history,
Many of these are copiously and
expensively illustrated by colored
plates, and nearly all the natural
history and scientific Avorks are sub
stantially and handsomely bound.
The books of voynges, explorations,
etc., arc also, as a rule, well bound
and in good condition. The removal
of tins mass of nooks, tuo sorting
out and arranging them in their new
homo, and the preparation of a com.
plete list to be signed by our own
officers and filed with tlte Govern
ment as a receipt, involved a very
large amount of work and consumed
a great deal of time. It being
found upon placing the books on
the shelves that they considerably
overrun the space which had been
calculated for and provided, two
hundred and twenty-five volumes
which could not be considered in
any sense as books of reference
were transferred to our general col
lection and embodied in the circulat
ing department. It is contemplated,
as time shall allow, to make some
further changes of the same kind.
Through tho generosity of Hon.
C. R, Bishop wo have received a
verj' valuable accession to our
libiary, viz.. : tho entire collection of
printed books and pamphlets be
longing to the late Judge Fornunder.
In addition to nearly two hundred
and fifty volumes from this source
which have been already catalogued
thcieis u considerable number of
books of which no disposition has
been Hindu as yet on account of
their bud condition ; also :i valuable
collection of pamphlets and publi
cations in paper covers. Mr.
Bishop's gift cannot be estimated as
to either its literary or pecuniary
PATTV rttJLtteMN WlKLY
jtc?csiasaccsiarsf iat w gi f wftn.tt
value by the mere statement of the
number of olui:ies. The average
quality ot the books is high and
many of llieni arc expensive edi
tions. Outside the Government collec
tion, of which we aie only tho custo
dians, tito accessions for the year eo
far as catalogued have been 777.
This is a smaller number than for
either of the lut two or three years,
but the -nveinge character of tho
books for the 1-ist year lias been
higher and their ecu proportionately
gieuter. The money icceivud from
tho Government under the appro
piialion of lH.stf has lieeu mostly ex
pended for works of permanent
value, and those, are expensive.
While diiecting our chief attention
to the building up of a collection of
permanent value, it lias seemed
necessary to consider I hi? wants of
tin? average current reader, and we
have accordingly added liom lime
to time u fair pioportion of the bet
ter class of iietion to the other books
on our 'diclves.
In addition to the accessions above
referred to there is now on hand a
considerable accumulation of uncata
logued material which will he at
tended to as tho time of the com
mittee may permit.
Owing to the pressure of other
duties upon the chairman of the
committee the wo:k on the card
catalogue has fallen considerably in
arrears but is now being rapidly
brought up to dale. The tards for
tho fiction department are all com
pleted and in place; those for the
other portions of the libraiy will
not be much longer delayed.
The number of books given out
in the circulating department shows
a decrease from the preceeding two
years. Although this is a source of
regret it is no inoie than might be
expected under the conditions of
general dopiession and diminished
foreign population which wo have
experienced. On the other hand
there is nn increase of ten per cent
in the number of now names ap
pearing on the roll, these being 88
for the year just ended against 80
for the year ending Sept. 30, 1887.
It might at first sight seem thai with
so many new immes appearing, our
membership would steadily increase.
Such homver is not the case. A
very large proportion of those sign
ing the roll aie temporary residents,
tourists, officers of war ships, and
townspeople who wi-.h to consult
sonic particular books or look up
some special topic. It is certain
that this institution does not receive
fiom the piofessedly intelligent and
cultivated portion of this community
tho support which it deserves.
Miss Helen Cbambeilain having
resigned lite olllco of hbraiian to
take a position us teacher in the
Piinnln u Preparatory School, Miss
Addio Peterson was appointed in
her place and performs the duties
pertaining to the olllce to the satis
faction ot the coinmitlco and it is
believed with entire acceptance to
the patrons of the institution. Mr.
.lames Fullen still continues to per
form the duties of janitor, as well
as such outside work in t lie way of
collecting, etc., as may be required
The incoming of the Government
books and ihe growth of the library
in oilier diiections having created
an imperative need for additional
shelf accommodations, two sides of
the front room, formerly designated
as the pailor, have been fitted up
A dooi Inning been cut from the
reading io m to the parlor, and the
door between the latter room and
(lie entrant c ball being kept locked,
all persons are compelled to come
and go through the reading room,
and are thus in vi-w of the librarian
or oilier person in charge.
The reading room is well kept up
and freely used, and the reference
department is evidently a great con
venience to many people.
The loss of books has, as in
former years, been very small, and
has been confined to a few volumes
of no great value nnd easily replaced
which have been lost through the
All of which is respectfully sub
mitted. C. T. Rowir.us,
Chairman Hull and Library Com
mittee. Following is tiie report of the Au
ditor: Honolulu, Oct. 1, 1888.
To tiie Trustees and Members of the
Honolulu Library and Reading
Gentlemen: the treasurer's re
port ot this date shows that there is
a balance in his hands of 801.8.'! be
longing to ibis Association. The
amount ncoiv.d for dues is steadily
uu the decrease, which for the ear
jimt closed aggregated SOoO.30, dis
tributed as follows: 1th quarter,
1887, S27fi; l-.t quarter, 1888,
8232.30; 2d quarter, 1888, S230.f)0;
3id quarter, 1888, 521(1.90.
Thu cuircnt expenses for the 12
months ending September 30, 1888,
amounted to 81, (ill 1.1)3, which unit.
included 8281.10 for addition and
repairs, while, the receipts for dues
covering the same period nmounted
to only SDU0.70, shotting n deficit of
A schedule of accounts due and
unpaid is hereto appended from
which the sum of 373, l.r is shown
to be owing on Sept. 30, 1888.
During tho cuneiil year the funds
of tin: Association have been ma
terially augmented by a muni
floent do.ialion ol 82,000 fromsMia.
ll.ickfeld, a i n 1. 1 morid of her hus
band then laielj ('.(.ceasi-d.
One thousuud dollars of this
amount has been placed at iuUuost
iMJMMAJkYi ilOKOLUttf, n. !., fcOtfOMffi 9, IflfiB,
- '.YttTSmi M UL '.U1 t-W .LULi
beaiing i) per cent. the other por
tiuu used to meet tho urgent needs
of the Association, all of which is
II. C. Mkyeks,
for And. Com.
H. F. D.
The regular monthly meeting of
the Board of Representatives of the
Honolulu Fire Department was held
last evening, Chief Engineer Wilson
in the chair. The attendance was
rather smnli. The resignations of
the Pacific Hose Company delegates
were accepted, the Chief Engineer
stating Unit lie had custody of the
apparatus of Unit company. Other
business was of a routine character.
IT IS RUMORED
That Engine Co. No. 2 is sure to
come out best in the competitive
di ill ; that a passenger on tho las
steamer took about a thousand dol
lars away that did not belong to him ;
that the young boys who disturb the
services at one of the churches will
be ancstcd if they do not stop their
antics; that the Chinese question is
played out ; that the Chinese Thea
tre must be closed up; that the
watermelons grown at Pearl River
harbor arc the finest in the group;
that the competitive drill is causing
much excitement; that the winners
will be challenged by the Chinese
CHURCH ASSOCIATION MEETING.
The regular meeting of the St.
Andrew's Church Association was
held last evening in the old Cathe
dral building with a verv good at
tendance. Capt. H. W." Mist, R.
N., read an interesting paper on
"Christian Warriors of the Eliza
bethian period." A brief discus
sion followed. A committee of four
was appointed to net up an enter
tainment during the month. At the
close of the mcctiug Mrs. II. W.
Mist invited tiie members to partake
of cake and lemonade. It is need
less to say that ample justice was
done the good things. Oct. 5.
There was not a very large at
tendance at the Debating Society
last evening, but nevertheless it was
an interesting meeting. The Vice
President, Mr. Alex. Robertson,
picsided. The subject utider con
sideration was, "Is an educational
franchise necessary to the success
of representative government?"
Messrs.Turrill and Hcineinanu open
ed the debate followed by several
members. At the next meeting the
subject will be, "Resolved, that a
republican is better than a monarch
ical government." Mr. John F.
Smith, affirmative, Mr. Antone
Vogel, negative. Oct. 5.
About five minutes before two
o'clock this afternoon, Mrs.
chwartz. was driving up Fort S.
in a buggy with another lady, when
near Fort Street School, the horse
shied at a passing team and started
off at a gallop. The buggy was
turned over and both occupants
thrown out. The teachers and
scholars at Fort Street School heard
the noise and were soon on the spot
in a body rendering all assistance
possible. Mrs. Schwartz was pick
ed up and carried to her home on
Fort St., and there attended by Dr.
Day. She was badly shaken up
and bruised. The other lady was
not hurt. The buggy was considcr
bly damaged. Oct. fl.
OAHU EVANGELICAL ASSOCIA
TION. The session of the nbovo Associa
tion is still going on in the Kau
makapili Church. Commendatory
papers were voted to Rev. S. Wui
waiole who was dismissed from the
Waimaualo Church. The subject
of drunkenness in some districts
was touched upon at length. The
association expressed regret that a
law licensing the sale of beer should
have been passed by the reform
Legislature. Resolutions of re
Bpect for Rev. A. O. Forbes, late
corresponding Secictary of tho Ha
waiian Board were unanimously
adopted. The association approved
of the action taken in inviting Rcr.
Oliver P. Emerson, of Riverdalc,
It. I., to fill thu vacant secretary
ship. Sunday schools and their
management lormed a topic of dis
cission. Rev. E. S. Tiiuoteo was
appomted travelling preacher for
the island of Oahu, at a salary of
8108. Tho association will meet
again on the first Wednesday in
April in Kaumakapili Church. Oct.
OBJECTION TO A JURY.
The Hawaiian Jury for the Octo
ber term was notified to appear in
Court at 10 o'clock this morning.
And so they did. The Attorney
Geuiral interposed his challenge to
tiie panel of jurors, alleging that
such panel was not drawn as direct
ted by law to wit; by the chief
cleik of rim Supreme Couit acting
in concert with a judge of n Court
of record. His Excellency moved
the point bo reserved for" the full
Court. It is understood that the
panel was drawn by tho Deputy
( lerk. Tho point will come up be
foid the full court at 10 o'clock
Sam. day morning, undall Attorneys
will be allowed to argue in tho mat-tar.
rw.uj h-'jumilj. .utre-T-w:W-l? T
V. M. C. A. HOYS.
There was ti large attendance at
the annual meeting of the Y. M. U.
A. boys, held Thursday afternoon
in the pallors of the Association.
Tho President Mrs. B. F. Dilling
ham was in the chair. The iollow
ing officers were elected for tho en
President, Mrs. B, F. Dillingham.
Vice-President, Mr. S. D. Fuller.
Secretary, Muster Charles Hyde.
Treasurer, Master Walter Dilling
ham. Mrs. Dillin jham and Mr. Frank
Damon addressed die members in
appiopriate terms of the work that
lay before them. It was voted to
support u boy in thu Knmchamcha
schools. At the cloac of the meet
ing the boys were regaled with ice
uream and cake of the best quality
by Mr. F. Horn. A vote of thanks
was passed him for his kind treat.
The public will he glad to know
that the Honolulu Amateur Mins
trels will give a porforniai'ce in the
Hawaiian Opera Douse, Saturday
evening, October 20th. The box
plan for the sale of scats will open
at 9 o'clock a. in., Thursday. Oct.
18lh, at tho store of the Hawaiian
News Company, Merchant street
It is safe to predict a bumper house
on this occasion.
WOMAN'S BOARD OF MISSIONS.
A meeting of the Womans Board
of Missions was held Friday after
noon, in the vestry of the Central
Union Church, Mrs. II. Bingham,
tho President, in the chair. Mrs.
L. McCully read a very able an in
teresting paper on 'Womens Medi
cal Missions,' a discussion following.
Letters were read from Mrs. Palmer
missionary in Micronesia, and Mrs.
Rand who at present is in America
for the benefit of her health. Some
account of the work among the
Chinese at WailukH, was given by
Mrs. Simpson. A report of the
Chinese Missionary work of Mr. F.
W. and Airs. Damon was read. The
Board will establish a Chinese
school at Palama, and one in the
centre of Chinatown. The mission
work among Hawaiian? now being
carried on by Miss Helen Judd was
lcported upon. A collection was
taken up amounting to fifty dollars.
THE PANEL OF JURORS.
tiii: ciialixngi: or im: A'rror.xr.Y-
gi:ni:uai. auc.ui:i i:koki:
im: fu .i. couirr.
In the Supreme Court this morn-
ling the challenge intei posed by the
Attorney-ijeneial against tne panel
of jurors for the October term was
argued before Chief Justice Judd.
Justices McCully, Preston, Bicker
ton, and Dole. Tlicro was a full at
tendance of members of the bar.
Attorney-General Ashford said
that he hud interposed a challenge
to the jury panel, the objection be
ing that that it had not been draw.i
by the officer designated by the sta
tute. By an Act passed August 21,
1888, by the Legislature, Chapter
37, section f says that certain duties
heretofore performed by the Gov
ernors of drawing jurois has been
transferred to the Chief Clerk of the
Supreme Court. The lUt of jurors
was not sicued by Mr. W. Foster,
Clerk of the Supreme Court, but by
Mr. Henry Smith, Deputy Cleik.
It is also signed by the Chief Jus
tice as Judge of a Com t of Kccord.
The Legislature, in passing this sia
ttite, imposed on a paiticular officer
the duty of getting a list of names.
This discretion used by that officer
would secure a jury of intelligence
to render an unbiased verdict. It
had been snid there was no Chief
Clerk. The Legislature put the
words "Chief Clerk" in the statute
willi some intent and it would he lor
the Court to inquire iuto it. In or
der for the jury to be accurately and
regularly drawn, it would be neces
sary for'tho words "Chief Clerk" to
be expunged from the statute. It
may be argued that any work of the
Chief Clerk could be "done bv his
deputy. He would not argue against
that. Tho word "Chiel" gives a
personal limitation and identifica
tion to that one person.
Mr. A. S. Dartwell said The
consequences of quashing the cnlbo
panel of jurors arc so serious, in
volving an entire failure of justice
for at least six months, as fur as
jury trials go, are so serious, lliat 1
do not think the Com t will take such
action if this is a matter of discre
tion with them. No ohjtction to
the personnel of the jury is now
made, whether on the giound of
prejudice, intciest or bias of
any kind. Such objections if
they exist can be made wl en
anv jury is drawn and
would be disiiuulillcd
I his iriegulantv, it
it be one, does no harm, us it is not
claimed that the deputy clerk who
drew this jury was not entirely fair
and impartial. Achallciigc tollie ar
ray for indifferency of tho Sheriff in
drawing the jury under the English
statute is not allowed. 'Ihe King
vs. ICdiuouds, I B. and Old -171.
So of irrcgulaiity in drawing a
jury from a portion only of tho
country. Com. vs. Walsh 121
Mass. 32, Pago vs. Dnmou, 7 Met.
But tho statuto declares that, till
tho duties which duvolvo upon the
clerk may be performed h hh de
puty. This means that the dn ie
of tho clerk which uviy bo bo per
formed shall be tho lequued of
the clerk tit any time, whuth' r by
earlier or later &tuUUes,
n---rg,,yot-yjj.iwwfWMnwjtjj'mi.im.iiii jaumw --"
If the cleik who may be rcguulcd
as the chief clerk was in this ca-j
absent from tho kingdom, the first
deputy clerk, Henry .Smith, was in
fact the principal or chief clerk of
In any way of looking at the ques
tion, it is in thu interests of justice
that Ihe panel be not quashed.
Mr. William Foster stated ho left
the country on July 3 1st before the
Act was passed.
Mr. W. O. Smith submitted thai
the jury had been drawn correctly
under 'the statute. The argument
of tho Attorney-General against
"Chief Cleik'' was fallacious ami
uuound. There wa no such of
ficer known as Chief Cleik.
Several questions were hero asked
by the different Judges after which
the Attorney-General closed the
tiigumenl. lie rcfened to tho fact
that W. O. Smith was the member
of the Legislature who moved an
amendment to the statute in ques
tion to have tin- woik "Chief" in
serted bi-foie oh ik.
The decision of the Court is re
served. SUPREME COURT-HI CHAMBERS.
iii:roi:u :t.i:stox j.
Fhipav. Oct. 5.
Estate Mai Kcawcaiuahi. W. C.
Aclii for proponent; A. Rosa for
contestant. Ordered that the will
be admitted to probate and that let
ters testamentary issue to Frank
Pahia under $100 bond.
SUPREME GOURTOF IHE HAWAIIAN
UiAHDS 0CT0BK TERM.
Monday, Oct. 1st.
Kalauolu (k) vs. Kekukahiko (k),
ejectment. S. K. Kane for plaintifl,
M. Thompson for defendant. De
murrer of defendant is argued and
overruled, and judgment given for
plaintiff. Defendant notes an ap
peal from ruling on demurrer and
train the judgment. Later allowed
to answer over on terms, defendant
to pay till costs of demurrer and to
file ntlid.ivit that lie has u good de
fence. Leung Kuu et nl. V3. C. Molding
et al. Cros bill of complaint.
Haitwell for plaintiffs, Castle for
defendants. Defendants' appeal
from decision of July 27, 1888, of
Judge Bickerton for plaintiffs. By
agieenient of counsel, to be submit
ted upon briefs to be filed October
Minister ot the Inlet inr is. C. It.
Bishop etui., triiatecs. Ejectment.
April term, 1S8S, jury waivtd and
cause tried in vaction by consent of
paities. Plaintiffs appeal from de
cision of Judge Dole, of July 21,
1888, for defendants. A. S. llait
vell for plaintiff, P. Jeuuiann and
F. M. Hatch for defendants. Aiguod
TimsiMY, Oct. 2d.
Ananii (k) et al. vs. Humphreys
et nl. Bill to set aside two mort
gages. Plaintiifs' appeals from a
decree of Aug. 7, 1888, of Dole, J.,
for defendants, dismissing thu bill of
complaint. The appeal i
Tne King vs. Paulo Puniai and
Makainaku. Attoriiey-Gener.il C.
W. Ashford and Deputy Peterson
for the Ciown; A. Rosa for de
fendant. Forgery. Defendant Ma
kamaka's exceptions from Foiuth
Ciicuit, Kauai, August term, 18c 8,
Jii'lgc Dole presiding. Defendant's
oral motion for a continuance to al
low lime to produce further affida
vit. Continuance granted until to
morrow. The King vs. CI op Tin. Attorney-General
and Deputy for the
Crown ; A. liosn and V. V. Ashfoid
for defendant. Larceny, second
degree. Defendant's exceptions
from Kouith Circuit, August term,
Judge Dole presiding. Appeal ar
gued and submitted.
Lonin A. Thursioii, guardian of
Pakunkuii (k), a minor, vs. Win.
Aylett. W. O. Smith for plaintiff;
A. Rosa for defendant. Bill to can
col a deed. Defendant's appeal
from decision of August 23, 18 !8,
and dcciee of August 20, 1888,
thereon of Judge Prc&lon for plain
tiff, ordering the deed set aside.
Defendant filing a motion to intro
duce new evidence, and asking a
continuance until the 3rd to file nlll
Daniel Kaleialii ct al vs. Kekua
wela (k). d id. W. O. Smith Mid
A. P. I'utetbon for plaintiffs; A. S.
Ilartwcll for defendants. Eject
uieiit. Jury waived April luiin,
18-. Defendant's appeal from de
cision of May 18, 1&88, of Judge
Dole. Plaintiffs raising the point
ot iiibulllcienuy of the bill of excep
tions and the mutter being argued,
Hid Court takes it under considera
tion, and if thu point i 4 found not
well taken, will then hear the par
tics upon the merits.
Wi:.m:si)av, Oct. 3.
Ella Lycett vs. John Lycutt. Di
vorce. Cecil Brown lor plaintiff;
no appearance of or for defendant.
PlaiiiUff s motion for publication of
.summons and continuance for the
term. The Court so orders.
at eiiAMiimis nuroM: hui.k, .'.
In probate, estate- of Sumial G
Wilder, deceased, probate of will.
Counsel intimated that theexecutoi.
under tho will intend renouncing,
and that there, being no contest in
tho mutter, the panic will not uigo
the mutter of probate of tho will.
i.. S IlartweU for proponents,
r.ni-uiih -Toy, j.
In probate, e u.. ufi'lua. Nihou,
div'oauid. Omoic '. i. at iutier of
tiUminislrutiou Usiij to Mm. A M
L. NjUoii, tho widow, under 5 ,000
,t Jv.-f- '&V AM h ftjyii
bond. W. O. Smith for petitioner.
Wr.tvr..iAY, Oct. 3rd.
Clms. Lorrcu vs. J. T. Watcr
hoitsoand F. S. Lyman, Executors
of the estate ot J. D. Mills, deceas
ed. Assumpsit ?121(. Defendant's
appeal from a decision of August
25, 1888, of Preston J., refusing to
grant fieir motion for a new trial
a d reserving the point whether no
tice of motion for a new trial must
be given at tho time the exceptions
to the erdicl arc taken and before
the juiy firo discharged. After argu
ment ui the respective counsels the
mailer is nibiuitled. C reighton for
plaintiff; Smith for defendant.
ts mxco imioitn vim. hesch.
A. H. Loo Ngawk and Tong
('hong "?oy, as executors of the will
of T. .ki, deceased, vs. Alexander
J. Cartwriglit. Samuel M. Damon,
and C. P. laukea, trustees of His
Majesty Kalakatia. A. S. Ilartwcll
for plaintiifs : P. Neumann nnd F.
M. Hatch for 'defendants. Bill to
have a claim ngainst His Majesty
app.'o ed and paid the same as other
debts provided for in a deed of
trust. Defendants' appeal from a
decision of Sept. 21, 1888, of Judge
I're-don for plaintiffs. Argued and
L. A. Thurston, guardian, vs.
A3-lett. From yesterday. Motion
ol defendant to introduce new evi
dence is hrgued and taken under
con Jdi rat ion.
Cup:dioa (w.) and Wailcie, her
husband, vs. The Chinese Union,
Alt Lee, Goo Kim. A. II. Ngawk,
trustees of said Union. A. Rosa for
plaintiifs; Cecil Brown for defend
ants. Ejectment. Jury waived,
October term, 1S87. Plaintiffs' ap
peal from a decision of April 2,
1888, of Judge Preston for defend
ants. Defendants' oral motion that
the appeal is not properly before the
Court because the motion for a new
trial was filed twenty-two days after
the de -ision, is argued and taken
under consideration, and if not sus
tained appeal will afterward be
The King vs. Kaoaka and Mahe
lona. Deputy Attoriicj-Geueral for
the Crow; A. Rosa for defendant
Muhclona. Laiceny or one case of
condensed milk and one case of
Jaxacofft.e from T. II. Davies &
Co., in Honolulu, on Sept. 0, 1858,
valued at 818. Defendant Mahe
lona's appeal from the Police Court,
Honolulu, where on Sept. 18, 1888,
he was found guilty and sentenced
to six month'i' impiisonmentat hard
labor and pay a line ol S10 and C03ts
S1.50. The appeal is on the ground
j that the prosecution adduced no
evidence as to who composed the
firm of T. 11. Davies k Co. Argued
Tuck-day, Oct. I, 1888.
Wtiilelc, her husband, vs. The
Chinese Union and Alee, Goo Kim,
A II Loo Ngawk, Trustees of said
Union. Ejectment. Jury waived
October term, 1887. Plaintiff's ap
peal from a decision of April 2,
188S, of Preston J. for defendants.
Defendant's oral motion of yester
day, tint appeal is not properly
brought ir. (ovei ruled. Argued and
suhni.llc 1. A. Rota for plain
tiffs; Cecil Brown for defendants.
The King vs. Paulo Puniai and
MaUnmaka. Forgery. Defendant
M ikainaka's appeal fiom the Fourth
Circuit, August term, 1888, at Na
wiliwili, Dole J. presiding. Contin
ued from 2d inst. Agreed to be
submitted upon briefs to be filed by
the Gt.h inst. C. W. Ashford for
the crown ; A. Rosa for defendant.
II. A. Widemauii vs. His Excel
lency Lorrin A. Thurston, Minister
of intciior. Bill for injunction,
etc. Pliintiff'tj appeal from nn oral
decision of Sept. 2.)th, 1888, of
PicstDti J. in Aivor of defendant.
Heard, argued and submitted.
A. S. Ilartwcll for plaintiff;
A.loiney-Gcneial C. W. Ashford for
ni:rom: m'cui.i.y j.
FninAT, Oct. 5.
Tho Court opens at 10.01 a. in.,
Hawaiian jurors in attendnce, and
at 10. f) a. in. adjourns until 10 a.
in. to-morrow. Hawaiian jurors ex
cuseu mail notified.
The King is. Timoteo (k), Hoii
(k), Kaholokahiki (k). Kauui (k),
Dauieia (k), Kalunti (k) "tid losepa
(k), Ilanaiians, and Pang Yuen
Char. Conspiracy, second degree.
Defcidants committed on Septem
ber i, 1S88, liy tho Police Justice
of Honolulu to the Supreme Court
October term for trial upon this
charge, tiro arraigned upon an in
dictment, the 7'llawaiiiins pleading
nut guilty and Pang Yuen Char re
serving plea. Deputy Attorney
Gcnural A. P. Peterson for the
crown; J. L. Kauliikou for losepa;
S. K. Kaco for the other C Hawai
ian; W. A. Whiting for Paug
The King va. Kahelo. Extortion;
second degree. Defendant commit
ted on Sept. 4, 1888, by the Police
Justice of Honolulu to tho Supreme
Court October term ior trial, is ar
raigned on an indictment and pleads
not guilty, Ihe Attorney-General
inlci posing a challenge to the panel
of jurors, and orally moving that the
point bo reserved for the full Court,
also that, this ease In not tried until
this question is argued, the Court
orders this case continued, Point
reserved to bo argued to-morrow.
Deputy Attorney-General A. P.
Peterson' fur the crown ; Kuulukou
for dcf-iidaiit ,
'I in London "Cln micleV Berlin
i in I- apoiiduut says mat France has
sub Mi.t'd Id :ho Cr.i r thu draft of a
trimly t ulliaaco,