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EVENING BULLETIN, HONOLULU, T, II., SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 1909.
Kft Ell1 J.LL
of the Greatest
Ever Held In This City
THE BARGAIN'S we are offering
1 are keeping everybody in our
S(o;e hustling these days. Our
customers are more than pleased
because they are coming back ever)
day to' secure some of these won
"Wo Make No Misrepresentation
Any Goods not satisfactory will
be cheerfully taken back
On Monday the second week of our
Big Sale commences., We have
more room now, and we are bring
ing forward goods from reserve.
The following will be offered
Odd shades in PINA and JAP SILKS 15c yd.
CHILD'S SOX and H03E, worth 25c, at 10c pr.
FANCY GIMPS and LACES, worth 20c, at 5c yd.
Closing out MEN'S SOX ANY PRICE
CARRIAGE ROBES 85c, $1.00, $1.25
Special Sale on LINEN SHEETINGS.
Great Value in TABLE DAMASK and NAPKINS.
REAL NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAINS, Very Low.
TAPESTRY PORTIERES .... 40 PER CENT Under Value
R. & G. CORSETS, new shap:s 33 1-3 Off.
n: T)i...i.. : -nrn ctjtjvahc
FANCY NETS for EVENING DRESSES, Vcrr Cheap.
SILK-PIECE VELVET, at $1.00 yd.
r.e. T, - . -., ,-,.- MM. 4
VALUE EVER OFFERED.
150 pairs CORSETS, were $2.50, at 25c pr.
New Styles in SHIRT WAISTS BARGAINS
$1.25 TAFFETA SILKS, all colors 75o
$1.00 SATINS, all shades, Roinfj at ... .-, 50c
VICTORIA LAWNS and INDIA LINONS SPECIAL SALE
ENGLISH LONG CLOTH, all qualities SPECIAL
LADIES' SILK. COTTON, and LISLE UNDER VESTS, at
25c to $2.00.
LUNCH BASKETS, WORK BASKETS, WASTE PAPER
BASKETS, FLOWER BASKETS, in fact any kind of
BASKET, ALMOST GIVEN AWAY!
GREAT SALE of RUGS. CARPETS, FIBRE MATTING,
OIL CLOTH, LINOLEUM, &o.
Save Money, and come to this Big
Clean Up Sale
The Busy Store - Fort Street
IN ALL CIRCLES
Real Estate Inquiries
HIGHER SUGJiR PRICES ARE
EXPECTED TO PREVAIL
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Big Deals of This Wesk Hilo Also
Shows Life Government
Work Means More
The stock market, strong but quiet.
.Much more acthe demand fur real
estate lit nil kliulh.
No bomlH on the market.
Tli I a sums up the business situation
for the week In llonoluln, nml the
prospect Is very bright nn every band.
: The two big ilcaU of this week hao
been tbu telephone ntnnlKnniutlon nml
the settlement of Uokaln plantation
nffnlrs, which wcio exclusively repott
ed In the Bulletin.
Yesterd ty afternoon thoM! associat
ed with (he telephone movement bad
it mectliiR with the engineers and
talked mcr the sltttatlon. Thu nuto
mntlc si stem men will iro oer thu
lines of the old Mutual nml decide on
what Is to be done. The work will
probably go forward with all speed.
Walker Will Retire.
The rale of Ookuhl to Tlieo. II.
I)aleH & Co. Is followed by the state
incut that Mr. Walker will probably
not icinnln ns nninaKer. In fact Mr.
Walker has been long contemplating
letting up a Utile on the strenuoua
plantation life and therefore be will
probably remain only long enough to
settle up the old plantation and see
the new cue Marted In good shape.
Mr. Walker has n ranch in California
where his family spend thu most of
The recent quotations In sugar are
ery faiorablo notwithstanding the
slight drop In Jlie price of centrif
ugals. Two quotations on beets have
come In nml now the London price Is
at n parity of 4.20, which suggests that
Hie next pilco In centrifugals will bo
Price of Sugar.
Private Information from New York
states that during tho iccent rise In
centrlfug'ils when tho prlco reached
I 05 the sentiment among some of the
"wisest" men In Wnll street was that
tho prlco would go much btcher. On
this basin tho Arbucklcs bought sug
ars amounting to. something like thir
ty thousand tons. Then tho nrlco
slumped back ngaln. All of which
miows mat tno inggest men go wrong
on the market. At llin mmm tlmr. It
pioics that tho men nt tho center of
tilings nellove that the prlco of raw
augur will bo upward.
Eil Pollltz says that no general up
ward movement need bo expected until
the tariff discussion Is nulla out of thn
way. This does not mean that Pol
lltz Is predicting lower prices. Ho
can't see any low prlco prospects for
Honolulu at any point In the horizon
ror jenrs to como. Incidentally every
thing Is moving along swimmingly on
tho Hawaii Irrigation Company business.
Tho real estato market is beginning
to look up. Tho brokers nro reporting
sales and much moro Inniilrv thnn
has been the case for a long Hat of
months, almost years.
Tho Ileal Bstnto Exclinngo reports
Bovernl sales, among them a house
nml lot on tho Walnlno Iload ut Knl
mukl to Mrs. Emma Sherwood. This
rcnl estnto concern will hnvo consider
able exceptionally good nronertv nn
tho market In a comparatively short
Trent & Co.. tho Hcnrv Wntrrlimm,.
Trust Co, tho Hawaiian Trust Co. and
me uisnop Trust Company all reKirt
general inquiry for rentals and pur
chases. As a matter of fact tho rent
als nio getting In bucIi slmpo that
someone will booh bo erecting houses
Among the bulldors tho nctlon of
Commander Hces of tho Nuval Station
In nsklng for suggestions regarding thu
construction of tho lmrrnrkn nt Poirl
Harbor Is vory favorably commented
on. In tho (list place It Indicates that
uctual work should begin bofpro very
long, and finally that tho specifications
will bo niado out In Btich u manner
ihnt tho local men can bid on them
without being In danger of having tho
bids thrown out on account of exceed
ing tho ostlmnto.
Tow- peopio realize the amount of
work that Is' now going on nnd that
will bo more than doubled before tho
noxt three months Is passed. Whllo
tbu Pearl Harbor work Is going for"
wind tbero is hardly n doubt that
work on thu permanent ban-neks nt
Lollehun will begin bv thn first nr
i Jiuy or iieforo. Tho bids for tho Poarl
iiiirnor hock win no let next month.
And bo It goes. All Hits moans In
creasing business ami Increasing pop-
illation for tho city of Honolulu.
In tho stock market thcro is not a
weak stock on tho list. Hnwallan
Commercial enthusiasts nro moro en
thusiastic slnco they havo reccUed
the annual report of tho plantation.
Oahu strengthened up yesterday nf
tcrnoon. Honokna Is selling at $18.
Wnlahm Is Btrong at tho quotations
and no ono willing to sell. McDrydo
nnrf Olna nro strong. Reports from Mc
Drydo nro very favorable for next year
as well as this on account of tho very
heavy rnlns that hnvo washed tho soil
and filled all tho reservoirs. Tho
warm dnys with the cool nights of the
past ten days has had Us effect In
bringing up tho sugar content of tho
enno julco and every condition Is fav
orable. Krom llllo comes reports of good
progress on tho brcakwntcr and tho
town generally Is livening up. Tho
Hackfclds nro to put up a new building
nnd thero Is likely to bo much real
denco property changing hands In Hllo
VAUDEVILLE NEXT WEEK
This afternoon and this ovcnlng will
bo tbu last chance to see "Checkers"
nt tho Opera House, As nlrcady stat
ed, this play is really very good and
Is exactly suited to the Pollard act
ors. It Is scldof! that n play lias been
produced with so many sparkling lines
In It nnd so much of dry, quiet, Amer
In tho natno part Alfred doubling
has found his metier. He looks well
In bis clothes, no matter what they
may be, and ho Is tho same quiet, gen
tlemanly fellow In the overnlts of a
grocery clerk ns bo is in swell dress
clothes I utile first net.
Tho plot of tho play- is slmplo
enough, but tho wny In which It Is
worked out Is more than clover, It la
n masterpiece. Checkers has to make
five thousand dollars to win his girl
and ho docs It by betting tho fifty dol
lar gold piece which she has given
htm as a souvpnlr, on a rank outsider
nt 50 to 1.
In tho second net most of tho mus-
leal numbers ,nro Introduced. These
ore ns clover as anything coming from
the Pollards inlglit.be expected to be.
rtalnln-the-fnce" kept tho audience
busy handing out tho encore on Thurs
day night nml will doubtless do so this
afternoon and ovcnlng.
Colliding am) Kva Mqoro havo a very
dainty duct mid Krcd Ulndloss has a
good specialty with chorus. Teddlo
McNamara nnd Ada Hind have anoth
er hit with a duct and tho musical part
of the miow Is eon better than it was
In tho "Charity Ball,"
tNcxt week tho Pollards will open
with vaudevlllp. They will play this
on Monday night and Wednesday mat-
mess and evening. On Thursday night
they will start .In with "Fun on tho
Bristol," n clftVcr chlclo for the spec
ialties In singing nnd dancing that aro
features of the Pollard company.
SUPPOSED SUICIDE OF
RETIRED BUSINESS MAN
Tho body of John Clianslor, a guest
nt tho Moana hotel, was found floating
in the water near tho bathing pontoon
this morning about C o'clock. Threo
natlvo boys who had been out fishing
discovered tho corpse between tho pior
nnd thu float.
It appears that Mr. Clianslor, who
was accompanied by his son and n
trained nurso, arrived nt tbu Moana
hotel nbotit,, threo wcokB ngo. Thu
party brought their nutomobllo and
chauffeur with them, and Intended
making an "extended stay In tho Is
lands. Tho Junior Mr. ChniiBlor bad
Just returned from a trip to the Vol
cano, nnd was grieved to notice bow
Ill bis father appeared. Mr. Clianslor
8r., has boon an Invalid for tho past
two years and Is roportcd to havo ex
pressed n wUli that bo wcro dead.
Tho nurso states that at 4 o'clock
this morning gho visited Mr. Chans
ior's room, nnd that apparently ho wns
then asleep. Aftor looking nt her
patient sho retired to her own room,
mid know nothing else till sho wns
aroused by tho hotel people, who In
formed her of tho finding of tho body.
Tho corpse, which wns fully dressed
with the exception of u day-Bhtrt, had
only been In tho wnter for a short
time, and had not gouo to tho bottom.
Mr. Clianslor wns a retired oil mag
hntu and vvnB reported as very weal
thy Ho halls from Missouri and was
about (18 years of age. , '
An Inquest will bo held this after
noon nt the Ppllco station, nnd Dep
uty Sheriff nose s now busy on the
If there was ever a doubt as to tho
merits of the Ellcford performance,
"Deacon Lights," you should havo
been nt the Orpheum Inst night and
seen tho crowded houso, tho delighted
nudlenco nnd heard or nil sides tho
pralso bestowed upon this prpttj; play.
It Is ono of the best things thai; (ho
Ellefords hnvo over dono In Honolulu,
and this clover company haB been seen
In many good things. The plcco wag
written by Joseph Orlsmcr and was
tho starring vehicle for himself nnd
Phoebe Da vies for several seasons In
Now York. Manager Elleford Is pro-
Scene from "Beacon Lights."
Bcntlng It with every regard to detail
as characterized tho original produc
tion, nnd It offers specially fine oppor
tunity for every member of this or
Miss Due ns tho young tnotlior, gives
n pleasing picture nnd llttlo Sopblo Os-
born In the rolo of hor child, "llttlo
Charley," way warmly npplauded. Fow
In the nudlenco realized that It was n
llttlo girl In tho part, and many wero
tho expressions of "Oh, Isn't he n darl
ing," "You dear little chap," etc. Lloyd
Edwards na Cnptaln Allen has one of
tho best parts that has fallen to him In
bis career nnd ho carries It off In a
splendid manner. Miss Luce ns tho
Colonel's nlcco Is delightfully nalvo
nnd Bho caused many to wonder why
"Captain Allen was so slow In popping
tho question." Plctro Sosso ns Philip
Gordon wns pleasing as always. Mr.
Sosso Is an earnest, conscientious act
or who puts his wholo soul Into bis
work, nnd tho result Is a clever por
trayal or any part ho assays. Clarcnco
Ferguson as tho. vllllanoiis Mexican
Del Moro, does n bit of character work
that proves him nn actor of consider
Ohio ability. As a rulo ho appears In
'old men" parts, but In his prosont
character, ono would nover suspect
him of playing the kindly old gcntlo-
man, so creditably does ho tuko tho
part of tho "Heavy." Oco. Fernandez
ns tho peppery old "Colonel" furnishes
several laughs; It is hard for bis ad
mirers to nccept lilm in an j tiling but
a comedy role and no matter in what
part ho appears, tho "laugh" is ulvyays
ready for Gcoige. Anna Dodge makes
good ns "Aunt Hulda," und nil tho.oth
ors In tho cist aro pleasing. "Beacon
Lights" Is the offering for tonight.
ScatB nro on salo at tho box office,
By n score of 18 to 4, tho St. Louts
College second team defeated the
team representing the Alllolanl Col
lego In a game of baseball played
jesterdny at Aula Park.
Tho gnmu was too one-Blded to bo
vory Interesting. Although the los
ers changed pitcher nUor pitcher
they could not prevent tho Saints
from scoring. ,
Thcto two teams will play a return
mntch next Friday afternoon on Ma
TAPAS, BASKETS, MATS.
B03TON BLDG., FORI ST.
Hotel near Fort
W. L. EATON, '
Collector Evening Bulletin; Financial
Secretary Hawaiian Engineering
Association. Office Hours: From
12 to 1 at Eullelin office.
1041 SO. KING ST..H0N0LULU, T.H.
NO PLACE LIKE THE
FOR A COOL DRINK OF BEER
FORT near KUKUI
Whitney & Marsh
We have just received from
BEST & CO.
OF NEW YOBK'
A Sample Line of their
White Wash Dresses
, For Infants and Children
CAKX, PASTRY, COOIIII, 'ETC.
' MADE IN GOOD OLD GERMAN BTTLS.
-Samplt and Bale Room, CULLMAN'S OLD WORE, Fort
The German Bakery
King St., formerly BIITOE&'I.
W, H. ZIMM1RMAN, Prop.
231 Pairs of
So recently removed from their cas;s that
the odor of the wood clings to the wrap
pings. These goods were, taken from
the Hilonian on Wednesday and were
bought to sell at regular prices': 7 They
are among the lot secured in New York
before we decided to close out and are of
Newest designs from the best factories
and the bargains are unbelievable. Note
prices. Go elsewhere and compare values.
Order by Number On Sale Today
5029 6 PAIRS LACE CURTAINS $1.25 to $ .05
8016 '6 " " ' " , $1.25 " $ .65
5014 6 " " $1.25 " $ .65
5167 6' "" - ..-..-..$1.00 ' $.50
5168 6 " " " : $1.00 " $ .50
- 6960 6 " " " ....,.$1.00 " $ .50
2981 12 "' ' 3"'W-: $ .90 " $ .45
5049 12 " " " $ .90 " $ .45
69Q9 12 " " " $ .90 " $ .45
5146 6 " " " ......$1.50 " $ .75
4278 6 " ", " v S1.50 " $.75
6828 6 " " " $7.00 " $3.60
2983 Q " " " $1.50 " $ .75
7029 6 " '! "! ".;..'... $1.60 " $.80
4259 6 " " " ...:.-.. $1.60 " $.80
0959 6 " " " - ....,..$1.60 " $ .80
6421 6 ' ' $1.90 " $ .95
4269 0 " " " .'.'...,$1.90 " $ .95
3057 0 " " " - .v.... $1.80 " $.95
' 5083 6 " ".-''. $1.90 " $ .05
2413 6- " ' "; ". ' r-V.k...$2.50 " X1.25
6411 0 " '" ' "-"''...' $2.50 " $1.25
013026 " " "' J $2.50 " $1.25
2860 6 " " '.. r ..-....$2.50 " $1.25
6884 8 " " , ' "nii '...;... $2.50 " $1.25
7038 5 " ".-1 t' ",".; $7.00 " $3.60
6505 6 " " 1" ..,.'...$3.00 " $1.55
6498 6 ." .u"- '(-W-.-W.OO ' 2.50
6464 6 -?-iVt, ' ...... $3.00 " $1.55
6002 6'- ";',,?, '? ." ' ..,....$5.00 $2.50
6675 6 '' - A .. .... $5.00 " $2.60
'7108 6 " 'f -"'. $7.00 " $3.60
7056 6 'J. ,.y."V '(. $3,oo $1.55
5800 6 ' ') ' l " " $3.00 " $1.55
6818 6 , . $5.00 " $2.50
5363 4 " " " $5.00 " $2.50
L. B. Kerr & Co., Ltd.,
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