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HVKNTNO T.lLL"RTIN ATLANTIC FLEET EDITION
HONOLULU 18 LEADER AS CENTER FOR
HEALTHFUL and DIVERSIFIED AMATEUR SPORT
HAWAII'S YACHT "HAWAII" STRIVING FOR MASTERY OF THE PACIFIC
Splendid Boat Now
HAWAII ORIGINATED RACE
-AND Will. FIBHTT0 WIN
(By CHARLES C. ALBRIGHT)
TiiuiH-lMtllle aeht .icing la In lln
Infancy. Thcro .ire V wor tluwitooii
In ll.i! nioit In 111" West because II
lh ii now c-oimti) nnil m .ill iiport.i,
:iclitlni; iimkii with thu lilfiliut when
It minim to ii tii(Rtloli f Itn.uicis.
A few o.ir ago the fust M'llmu
tnlk nf n Ituui I'aclllc yacht inee was
Btirtod In Honolulu hi n number f
nun wliii wi' i' Inloniiti I In llui spirt
unil Ihntuht I ho bolt a " Iwnist
II wotilil ho to haw u:i ocean men.
And mi, after inaeli tiirie.iinnilcnij
mill illtinsilon pw nnil con. It wni
flnall) (lidded Id cjll for onlilcs In
tho l'lrst Tunis l'urlllu ltice Ilnnu
lnln was i opium mod, to be hiuo. for
It waB'ficnu tills place that tho Idea
originated. Claionco Muifailatio. In
hln llftle llonll.u; paMce, la I'aloni.i,'
hlgnlftud his willingness to defend I ho
ciiIoik or thu Hnwa.l Yacht Club, ami
his offer wnu accepted. This tiny
naft, Biualler by half th n tlio iaigest
or tho other route-sting IjnatB, sailed
uwa) fiom Iloiuiluln one ilay for llio
Co.iit, nnil lliimgli shu rotnrneil n
boatonbo.it It wim ronelii'lvel) shown
Hint tho splilt or "Never bu -dlu ' ilo
inlnatoil her skipper ami tho ciew
fic.nl tho liiomcil fIio lift the local
bin boi until bIio liolntoil her dainty
noso across thu Imaginary lino out
riom Dlmnoml Ileail on tho lelinii
It wan no wnall uiuloi taking, thu
filling out or this inero i-jg shell In
onlcr that she might H.ifel ansa tho
luibuleiit ITcMcniid It ieiiilieil no
llttlo coinage to conliniihilo ami
carry out tho trip, but muney was
nilseil by local enthusiasts, nnil tho
louingo was furiiluliuil by Clarenco
Itacfarlino. "ha I'aluma" Is a mero
nililgot when compared to tho general
lilea nf an oceangoing jncht, and nt
tho time of tho raco, cry llttlo liopo
was intertalneil of hir ccr coming
back a winner of tho beautiful trophy.
However, ro beautiful a fight was put
up, and such splendid spirit was
brousht out, that It Immediately be
came n question of lnipoitnnco us to
how n racer, A W1NNUH, coma uo
becuicd to icpresont Uncle Sam's Isl
and territory In tho net raco across
llio ocean. '
This was tho Incoptlon of tho jncht
Yachtsnion got together; they tall:
oil uii tho matter of building a local
yacht, by local people, and for local
lieonlo. which could successfully com
pete with tho crack ciafts of tho
lullllonalics mid mllllonalio'H yacht
clubs on tho I'aclllc Coast, and then,
In tho dreams of tho moio Interested,
tho form ot tho jaclit "Hawaii" began
to tako shape. Mutters begun to take
u dollijlto shapo, when, after a com
lultteo had been appointed by tho
Hawaii Yacht Club, consisting of II.
U. Coopon, Chas. Wilder, and W. II.
Mclucrny, hud commuiilculod with
and received plans from E. 15. Crown
shield, tho famous designer In tho
15ast, for a boat that would not only
bo built on racing lines hut that would
bo substantial and would soro as an
Ideal Island emUer for n long peilod
tit 5 ears.
Donations began to como In, many
of thoin unsolicited, fiom rich and
jioor, till spoilsmen who bad tho do-
Hlio Ki see a noai nom mo muni)
SHE WAS BUILT BY THE PEOPLE OF THE TEHRITORY OF HAWAII, WHO SUBSCRIBED OVER TWENTY THOUSAND DOLLARS TO ENABLE THE HAWAII YACnr CLUB TO PUT
H J REPRESENTATIVE IN THE TRANS-PACIFIC YACHT RACE
u competition that would pit her
against the best of the best In tho
West. Tho lioat-biilhllng Aim of So
luiison k l.lo lenlly made the build
lug of the "Haw all" possible when
they offered to do tho work without
This was tho stnrt of the aclit
And then camo a fight tint many
times almost discouraged tho piomot
ors of tho bchcme, hilt It was a "long
pull, nnd u strong pull, and a pull al
together," coup'ed with tho untiring
labor of Secretary Mclnorny, "Trans
Pacific Dill," aB ho camo to bo known,
and his cnminltteo that llunlly brought
tho launching of tho boat to a suc
cessful culmination. A prettier boat.
Inside and cmtislde, could not ho asked
Olio of her most beautiful features
lies In her insldo dccoiatlous, which
are entirely made of Hawaiian koa
wood. Tqr that matter, there is hard
ly anj Ihlug about tho boat that is not
distinctly Hawaiian. Her fitting.)
wcro all donated by local pcqple, mid
a comincmlablo pihlo was taken lit
tho fact that oei)thlng, so far as
posslblo and practlcablo would In
fcomo way bo suggestho of Hawaii.
On Juno 2nd, 1U03, thu trim llttlo
ship was started on her tilp to San
I'edro, from which placo tho yacht
laco was started. Captain Hants
Is In command, and with him nro bail
ors who luno been noti1 as the most
dating among thoso who hao 'Balled
on Island schooners for jears. Thoro
will bo thru) boats In tho race, tho
I.urllno which won tho first Tiaus-
Pacific, Lady Maud, mid tho Hawaii.
Tho raco started July 4th, nnil tho
boats aro iluo to arrho heio In about
tlxtocu ilajs fiom that date If th
Hawaii iloci not land beta a winner,
shoios of Hawaii Nel go forth and It will bo hecauso of bomo unfoiseeii
In ing back tho laurels of letory In accident, for Captain Hiiirla oxpress-
oil tho right sentiment In tho last
words li shouted to those on tho tug
boat wlilc li cxiortcd tho Hawaii-out
whin bho sailed for the Coast. Ho
"I'll come hack a winner, or I'll sail
the sticks out of her."
Ami ho will
im n ii
(BY CHAS. C. ALBRIGHT).
"Spoils for sport ti sake."
This Is truly an Hawaiian motto,
whin applied to llio ast number ot
athletic uxciclses Indulged In by
nveiy class and nationality of people
heio. As far back as tho history of
tho Islands rcnihC3, as far back as
any ono can remember, and as far
buck as tho old folk tales mid tradi
tions of a distinct, though tmnll, na
tion extends, tho Hnwallans hao al
was had their own IndiWdual games
and sports; and the keen competing
spirit wllb which they entered lnln
them seemed more to bo actuated
fiom a loo of strlfo and hattlo than
tho rowanl foi tho winning.
Again, tl.o old Hawaiian sports
wcro not altogether competitions.
Thoy wero moio In tho nntiito ot ox
orclsea for tho better development
ot tlicli phjslcnl bodies. Tako that
most exhllerntlug amongst their
characteristic Kports; surf riding.
Tho keen, wild dash shot ow aril on
llio cieKt of ii breaking wae; tho
swliUh of tho air and tho ting ot tho
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For small parties we can supply
Buggies, Phaetons or Surreys. For
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your party, nnJ we will see that yoj
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I Our hrnnfthnu nri easilv handled
and easily ridden and are just the
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Our rates remain unchanged. The
men of the Big Four Tleet, which vis
ited Honolulu last year, will testify
to our fair treatment of our patrons.
Equipped with a Large Stock
of Riding and Driving Horses
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