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VOL. XI. NO 4495.
24 PAQES-HONOLULU, TERRITORY 0F HAWAII, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18, 1909-24 PAGES.
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WOODRUFF DECIDES FAMOUS KOKI CASE
SUGAR TRUST LEADERS THREATENED
SEEK BIGWoman Washed Off
NEW YOflK, Dec. 13 Scnsa
tiohnl (lcvclopir.cn ts will Lc forth
fominj: in tlia : sc-ution of ths
men implicated in th? su;;ar import
'f rands if the plans of the pros:ct
t ion as indict, el tcdaj ar: success.
Til's was the cV set for the sen
trnrc of the men fcand guilty bv
the jury, but th; court r.nnounccd
that sentence would be deferred. It
is 'understood that the district at
tcrnev has hopes of implicating the
superiors, or. in other worth, the
hcn-ls of the Sugar Trust.
The attorr.sy for Brcndcrnajcl
matfe the follcwine statement previ
ous to his co'nj to trial for fraud:
"Mr. Brcndernaucl is my client.
He will not be the 'goat' in this case.
He was an employe, and whatd he
did lie did under orders. And lie
will not shield anyone. The idea
that has gone forth that the Sugar
Trust is putting up for dis defense
is wrong. The company is not con
, tiibuting a cent for it. He did not
receive n salary of $20,000 per year,
as has been said. He got a few
thousands, much less than thc-flgurcs
given. When he takes the stand
he will conceal nothing."
Managua, Nicaragua, Dec. 18.
Irate women whose husbands and
cons have been imprisoned by the
Zcluynn government made a demon
stiation here today that threatened
mcb rule of the city and endangered
the lives of former officers and sup
porters of the Zelayan regime.
.Finally the threatened Zelayans
appealed to the American consul for
protection from the mob of enraged
lis Not So
ROME, Dec. 18. The Vatican
today put a quietus on the hopes of
Baroness Vaughan that she might
have the support of the Roman
church in her effort to place her son
on the throne of Belgium. An of.
ficial statement has been issued de
nying that the Vatican had any part
in the marriage of the King of Bel
gian to the Baroness Vaughan,
PANAMA, Dec. 18. The naval
transport Buffalo left hero today
with seven hundred marines for
The ALAMEDA, sailing 22ND
INST., will take to the coast a con-
bignment of our choice fruits,
Island Fruit Co.
72 S..King St., Phone 15
! A m 4- XAns.
Womuri Unawares, While
Fislilnxr t Walmunulo
Yesterday afternoon Hum a wim 11
.-ii diownlng nrelilenl, at Wulnimin
lo, iiriir Diva, when 11 Hawaiian wn
man named Nalnlc wan washed from
tht rnckH mill i!nniu" In full xlght of
It npiH'.iix Hint Hip parly, which
innslxled (if n ilo.on or so nT tmthes,
wont ilmvn In this iccf In Rather
II11111, inn) the (Iocchsi'iI ventured out
further Ihiin the rest of thu crnwil.
A Ills wiivu wnii seen t'l wash Iho
1 nfortiiuutu wnuianorf Hie lock kIIii
wns i.tmidlug un, 'mill hpfnre sho
lemilil recover her footing muither
iimniiter soa thiew her lulu n ilecp
j Aiinllier wave merwhclmeil thn
'wiililn.t iiltnntt tit ftneo mi. i 11 Hiifii
tluuw her un on the ri'ef iie.il nlnmsl
out (if the water. Her roniiinnliiiiH
lit mini went to her iisulstnncc, but
Annual Exercises In
The annual limit at the Kanieha
inelin Schools In celebration of
r'ouniler'x Day will he glvon thla
evenliii; In tho Manual DIiiIiir Hall
at 7 o'clock. Places liavo hecn laid
for 0. Mcmnilal hervlecs In hon
or of tho late I'rlncosa lleriilco I'aun-
1 1 1 lllxhuii, wlfu of tho founder of
lljxhop & Company, hauliers, will ho
held at tho Mauxotcm tomorrow nft
prnnon at 4 o'clock. The r'oumlor'x
Day uildrcxx will ho Riven this year
hy the Hon. Wllllnm Owen Smith,
prpxldcnt of Hip Hoard of Trustees.
Kxerclxcx will ho held In tho Ilishnp
Meimnlal Chapel at It o'clock to
Quito an elaborate program l;u:.
boon nrrmiRPd for thQ o'clock xer
ltex lomoriow. In addition to dec
orating tho Riaxi of tho late Mix.
lllxhop, which will ho doiio hy Btu
duntu In chnrRO of Miss I.awioneo
und Mlsx llurRncr, songx will ho
liiiir and brief ritual nervlcca will ho
ruiuliictcil hy tho Kiimeliamelm lloyx
School preparatory Department, tho
KniiiohuuiPha (ilrlx" School und tho
Kuiuehamcha lloyx' School Manual
Depmlinent. The soiirx, I'auahl Ko
Alll, llo loim No I'auahl, Iaunhl o
Kalltit and tho hoiiR, Only Hcmein
bored, will ho buiir hy all tho xtu
iIimiIh of tho various department!).
At tho conclusion (,f tho xervlcea tho
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STOCKS AND BONOS
SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES
Hawaiian Trust Co., Ltd.,
923 FORT ST.
Rocks To Death
f ... 4. n L - .f..A.I.
It wan wen Hint fho wan ileail
either fidiu Ileal t failure or ilinwn
Ihk. The linily wan nnc)ei to Will
palm anil the iteputy Kherlff Inform
(il of Hip tnw'l.v. An Inquent will
he In lil Inilay at Kwn rourt house,
i.nil thein U no iloulit Hint the vcr
diet will he nreldentiil death.
The ilereJHeil wiiinan wan nlioul
." I ypni-M of iiro and was married;
she leaven a himliand and neveral
ehlldren to mourn her tosx. llclns
an iixcpiH(inally utout woninn, It H
HioilKht Hint her hcait wax weak
and that the bIiocK ' ton niueh
The flahliiK paity wax eoiupoxeil'ot
men mid women, nnd, iiIHkiiirIi limy
did their hext tu revive tho iinfor
tunnte vletliu, It wax xoon xpcu llilit
hhu wax lioyond all earthly help.
Scalp Bruised And Is
C'niiliilii I'lcitorlil; (' Miller. cin.
cral iiianiiKcr of tho Miller HalvaKO
Company, and formerly iiRent for
tno rarlllc nil Transportation Com
pany, met with a nasty fall on
Thllrxdnv. which 1 mixed snvernl bp-
Uero kcalp wounds mid hcxldcx rIv-
Iiir tho wniKhly sUlppcr a disagree
able shaking up.
Captain .Miller hml called at tho
homo of 11 friend mid In leaving tho
premises he fell upon xomn xtono
steps leading to tho premises. Cap
tain Miller failed to regain Ills foot
ing, and, falling to a considerable
distance, ho suffered a number of
oiitusloiix upon tho head and im
pel- part of hlx body.
llo was conveyed to hlx homo on
Kaliololua, near Pacific, road, anil
Watt Klllll tn lllivn hpmi linrllv un.
Tho captain was considerably lm
pioved today, however, and his
friends expect to sec lilm abnnt and
utlendlng to business within a few
RAPID TRANSIT STOCK
AT HIGH FIGURE
Another xale of Itapld Transit com
mon stock on thu Exchange this fore
noon shows that homo people lofiuo
lo bcliova tho denial of tho report Ihat
tho Itapld Transit will "cut ,1 wutbi
melon" In common stuck sutiio time
Tho market showed somo renewed
signs of llfu this forenoon and tho ox
liected icturn to higher quotations wut.
Initially leiiUzed. Walalun has to
'tinned to I10.no nftor sales at 118.30:
Olaa Is again selling at 0, aftor drop
ping 10 s.7&. jMoneer sold at 192.S0
Kwn nl 32.1'3. Oahu at 32.50 und Olio
luua at CO showing that bujers hino
romo into tho market and aro afraid
to trust to tho prospect of tho prices
going any lower. Honokaa sold at
20.50 today despite thu news of rain
In thu Honokaa section.
SAN FRANCISCO, Deo. 17.
Beets, 88 analysis, 12s S l-4d.
Parity, 4.64. Previous quotation,
12s 3 3-4d.
Bulletin Business Office Phone 296.
tiillctin Kilimrial Room Phone 185.
Twice In Jeopardy Is'
IF DEFENSE OVERRULED
Federal Court Decides That Second
Ii.dlctment Covered Pointt in
the First Against the Post
master Federal Judge. WihmIihIT this ino.-ii-lug.
ax his last official act ax a Judge
or tho I'. S. District Court 01 lliiw.111
decided In thn Moses Kokl case, whcio
in Kokl Ik charged with e'inb"7.illn
Walmea poHtomcH lunds. Ihat Kold's
tilal and arqulttal hist siinimt"- Uhmi
n similar chmgo wax In law ami In
fact an acquittal of this and thu five
other liidlcttmmtx for omhezzlemvii'.
now stnnillng asi'list him. ThN deci
sion ni tnrtl.'&iiui legal prlnclptn
Itx effect Is to decide that although
tho prosecution tuny Indict, try, .nnd
convict an alleged embezzler inercl
upoM suspicious circumstances sum
dent to convince tho Jury beyond a
reasonable doubt that he must lime,
embezzled some trj-' units, neverthe
less. If tho prosecution chooses 01 In
obliged to tesurt to a trial based iiX.u
suspicious circumstances, like short
ngcx nlone. Instead of upon siieclllc.
Items of embezzlement, 0110 trial cov
ers all shortages or suspicions clr
cunirliiucps uhlch cannot bo clearly
shown to he separable from one -in-other.
Question of Jeopardy.
Thus. If the government rould limo
proven a thousand specific caxex in
which Kokl took money order fundx
for his own use, there could be a
thousand Indictments or rounu
against him, hut If no one of the xn?
clflc cases rould ho determined or
shown ho must be tried once mid nptii
all of the shortages, delajx. Hint other
suspicious circumstances which can ho
placed before tho Jury.
Judge Woodruff decided that thn
constitutional guaranty against lielii
placed more thnn once In Jeopardy .'or
tho samo offense duos not mean that
a man may ho tried a second tlmo for
tho samo olenso merely because, it Is
believed the Jury reached 11 wrong cr
diet In the previous trial or because
the prose.ciitlou believes It can put
up n better case In a second or later
trial. The Constitution provided
against second Jeopardy in order that
on accused rson mlRht onco nnd for
all confront the court und tho Jury
nnd thereafter bo free from further
Jeopardy for tho samo offenso, no mat
tor whether tho court and Jury reach
tho right conclusion or not.
Tho District Attornoy saved an ex
ception to the decision and can. under
tno now law ror appeals hy tho gov
ernment, tuko tho case to tho Supremo
Court If ho deslrcB.
Such an action would bo Valuable,"
sain judgo Woodruff (hlx morning.
"since It Ik lwaya woll to havn tho
lower Judges corroborated or correct
ed authoritatively when they aro
obliged to decide ujKin new points of
WIIKN TUB Blenmor Alameda sails
tor San rrunclscn on noxt Wednesday
morning sho will carry u large and
varied cargo of products from tho Is
land, Including iooo' sacks coffee. 1500
sackB rlco, 6000 biinchox'banunas, 3500
sacks sugar, 50 hales sisal fiber, J000
uuniiicx nines, ouoo cases plneapplqx
3000 cases of fresh pines and a quait
tlty of sundries.
A Japanese working for the rail
road was killed last week near Wall
nakii, says the Herald. Ho had evi
dently been trying to clear boiiio
brush with h shovel from tho track,
over which he wax Uklng his wheel
burrow, and slipped, falling eighty
feet down a gulch, hend first, and
Inking the shovel with him.
Company For Hilo
Well known Men Are Organizer
Of Corporation That Will
' Soon Begin Business
Articles of Incorporation have been
fled with Terrltoilal Treasurer Conk
ling hy tin; Illlo Trading Company, tho
Incorporators being well known men
of tho 1011. The officers of Iho now
(ompany are (!. II. Vlcaix, I). I.jimr
Rux, C. It. Iluekl.ind. I,, i:, Vlcux and
It. K. Mosox.
The articles llled with the Treisurer
giving the phinx of thu Incori-uatniH
will cover a wide rangu of huslnesH
Hclhlty the main purpose being to
engage In general trailing ami thu
piirchaie of secinltles mortgigcx and
In boiiio icxcctx to transact a bu f-
iiess of a trust company.
Immigrants Alf Assigned
To Places Where
They May Work
All the Portuguese families roleax.
cil hy tho immigration officials were
taken care 0 yestcrduy, and repre
sentatives of the local Immigration
board and tho planters' labor bureau
closed their business nt tho Immi
gration station lait evening.
Outgoing trains and steamers con
veyed tho families to their several
A final summary of tho Immigrant
m rivals snows that of tho ono hun
dred and seventy-eight families ar-
riving on the Swnnley, one hundred
and twenty-nine havo gone to thu
Of the ono hundred and twenty-
seven single men arrived, seventy
seven have gone tn tho plantations.
Many families went direct to Kwa
plantation, regnrdlesM of the desire
of the planters. Tho wish Ix gen
eral among tho arrivals to go to
Kwn or Wulaluu, as many have rela
tives thero. Two families went to
Konn to work for a Portuguese,
JAPANESE OWNER OF
Nosake, a Japanese, wax arrested
at noon today on a rhaign of keeping
dauguious dogs, It appears that the
defendant has xuverul canine pels
which are in tho habit of running cut
In thu road near thu Jupaneso resi
dence, nnd frightening children who
aro Rolng to and from school.
UbI night a child of W. McCaud
less, who resides In Audi lano, was
chased bv tho dog and, although tho
animal did not bite the youngster, It
was only through the efforts of tho
mother that nothing serious happened.
A complaint was laid ugulnsl the
owner of thu dog and he was brought
to tho police station, whoro ufter be
ing charged, ho wits loleased oil ball
of $25, Nosake will havo to appear In
romt on Moinlav morning and answer
to tho charge of haling dangerous an
imals In his possession,
Tho Schuman garage people ex
pect to havo a slilnment of thu Stu-
debaker r'landurs early In Januury,
mid these low priced enra aro cer
tainly going to surpilse all the mi
tumiihllo men of this city,
Tho K. M. r care ore great favor
ites In Hawaii, and as tho samo firm
Is behind tho "Flanders" It mnv lm
depended on that tho latest Idea In
miius is tho real thing.
Dr. K, S, (ioodhtio has returned to
Kona owing to further development
of typhnld llierre.
Thu capital stock of the new Illlo
coriKiriillon Ik fixed at Jln.uo I mid Is
ilhliied among the Ihe men named,
tho controlling luter'"t lielng held liv
the Vicars. It Is stated that the cor
poration wl I heroine hugely Interest
ed In Illlo reil ci.tate 11ml will devote
a tonsldcrtible part of Its cl7oits lo
(he realty side of itx business
ADD Hl.() COUI'OIIATION 2 red g
1 lie uorioiiitiu:i, it is uuurixiou'i i
will take oer a number of mortgages'
on Illlo realty and may figure In the!
construction of a new business blocuj
which has been talked ot for some
FOR RELIEF FUND
A rhrrl: for flvii bundled dollars
has l.ecn tendered to Chief Thurston
or tho Honolulu fire department
through O P. Morse, thu local agent
for Iho American-Hawaiian lino, who
acting upon tho suggestion from tho
head office of the big steamship com
pany, has presented thn firemen with
this substantial sum as a donation for
their contemplated llellef Association
an 1 benefit fund.
The gift has been inadu In recogni
tion of the valiant services tendered
by the Honolulu (Ire laddies some tno I
j ears ago at a time that the steam
rhlp Texan, then lujlng nt tho railway
wharf, was In grave danger from be
ing totally destroyed hy fire.
The firemen worked like trojaiix tu
keep the fire from spreading and nx a
result of their heroic efforts thu dam
ago was finally confined to n limited j
Tho contribution wilt greatly aug
ment tho amount now being held in
trust by Chief Thurston. Thu matter
of xonio xort of a relief organization
hy members of tho local flro depart,
ment hns been mooted for somo time.
With tho nddltlon of the American
Hawaiian donation to tho sum already f
on hand, tho preliminary xtopx lo com-1
plcto the organization of n relief as-
Delation will doubtless veiy soon ho
A votu of (hanks will ho oxtendpd lo
Iho management of tho steamship
through Mr. MorBO its local agent.
Only One of Our Long Line of
1051 FORT STREET.
C0FEN1IAOEN. Drc. 18 Ac
coidiitfT to reports in circulation
her: today among lending scientists,
xplcr:r Cook's iccords will meet
the s.i me fate in tliii country that
thev have in America, nnd Peary
will b th; und.sputcd discoverer of
the North Pole.
The committee havine the Ccok
iccords in charge has made n partial
lcnort on its findings, nnd this re
nort is understood to lie ndvers: to
the claims of Dr. Cook.
Mexico And U.S
Are In Accord
WASHINGTON. Dec. 18. Am
irssador Creel of Mexico issued n
r element today in whih he deelarci
that the United States and Mexico
are in' accord on all international
,Ths effectually puts an end to the
rumor that Mexico contemplates a
combination with Ccncral VVmrrican
states to oppose the action of the
United States in Nicaragua.
V HAMPTON Itf) ADS Tine 1R '
The hull of the Battleship Georgia
was cuuoaay ov me propcllor of tho
creat naval collier Vestal. The bat
tleship is leaking und will be docked.
BARK RITHET MET
Thero was a lot of nasty wenther
fii countered hy tho Mnumli Amctl
ran bark It. P. Itlthct during her 27
dny passngo dim n from San Krmicltco.
Tho wssol nrrhed oil tho hmbor
early this morning mid beforo (noon
wax nlongHldo her wharf nnd thu
elouui passengers, while expt opsins
Ihemxoixcx as well pleased .it thu
treatment and many courtesies shown
them by Captain Drew and bin ofll
rcrx, were nowrthcless glad to sleep
on term llrnui nftcr xnrcrnl days of
strenuous tossing about.
Tho it. P itithn brlpgx a fujl ship
ment of general merchandise to tho
agency of C llruwer & Company. In
cluded In tho cargo Is 1,700 cases of
powder. .Sluing gales were met with
nx the vessel ueareil tho Islands.
This one is a delicate shade
of sreen calf leather, beauti
fully ."rfomtcd iflnl trimmed.
Much in favor throughout
the fashion centers in the
Shoe Co., Ltd.