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i i ' . ' - - " 'r A . ( ' . I , ' HAWAIIAN GAZETTE ' TUESDAY;. JANUARY ,2,!. 19llSEMI-VEEKL V" r r ... ' 'V ... V . '( " ' .,- 'PERSIA Hi p- niicciAn amv UUdUIJllJ IILLI1 ,.; 4 Minister ( o( Shah to Rome An . ;;vnourcei ..Turkish, Invasion, of H ;-v'( Lattcr's Oomajn . has Forced ' : ' 1 Little Kingdom to Joirv Forces v 1 ' CONSTANTINOPLE IGNORES , - '. . ' - TRANS.MITTED ULTlMATlfTJj ::M- Persian Participation In Conflict V"-t-SVWould He,p Materially in'Camt ; . VJ i- paign Aginsj Armepia and v-v '.' In British flayal Operations Associated PrM b frtsrsl WlrslsM.) ' OME, Jsnuary 9. , - That Persia has Vn forced to become tn f"' V actiy Uigtnt: la ;-th wal, and' that she lias placed the blame fofr her position upon Turkey, la th poet startling development of th gtat coa ; Hicj; feud 'puUfey&Urd?. tWw was liven oat by the Perln ralniewr '7 kcr,'h ll Quoted m ttlBg thxt .' '.'PeirtlA t tent n nltlmttum to the . Porte, v ' ' '. ', :. . -:: ', ;1 ' y-'i ' .'1 fUBK3: 1KVADE 'PEBSlA - '".., . Persiaa territory, uyi tjie inlnUter. f jua teen Invaded 1y .tb Turks, an4 . hogtiUtie lre. been farced upon the V Pcrslaae in the guarding or their' wA . frontier and the preeervatlon of their o4n neutrality, i Persia desired only te V f li sJione, but this the Turks would : -noi-permit.'- Nothing remained, thtret "' fore, hUt the 'ultimatum from' Tehor ; to'Conitantinbple. -'j .i.'; This ultimatum was sent several days '. ago, says the minister, but,' because of the irregularities In the malls, no reply : has as yet been received, ' ; i ,;".',ALLY OF. CZAB VIOHOX ) 1 , Vt , will"' be'Jonly 'i small facts ; In: the . war ..hostilities come as a ; result-f the umastam, but vrilT bs ;. , valuable ally; of BuasU at the pres ent tne in the cuaign against At- menia. . 11 Persian participation In the war would .-. also : provide the British cruisers with a rafe base In the Pet- slan Oulf. . ' PrUSIAN STEEKGTH BMAIX 't "." The Persian, forces consist of soma , 60,000 regulars end an equal number of trragilars, th latter poorly armed. . Of add artiUery, ' Persia has twenty- titroe batteries, with from four to eight fans lntos.cn., The best-drilled forces : e in the Cossr.cx Brigades, there be tag' two of these," each of 200Q' faen, . under Basilan 'officers..,,. The. armed i cendcrmorie, consisting 1 of 600(1 men, infantry and cavalry, are under Swed ish officers. Ths navy is negligible, j BRITA1H BEPLIES TO mv. lBiroiPiM vnontrcT I ruuiu (AtcUUl Piece by yv4eral WirelMe) v 'WASinkatON, January 0. Secre ty of ptate Bryan. , announced last night that he bad received the British bote 11 reply to the American diplomat lio representations in regard ' to ' the seiiure ef shipping : .by the 'British navy.'f He says the reply is' about ths sams length as th American protest konveyed In bis original note.: ; By mi tuht agreement ' between the United States and Great Britain the note will bb ''published tomorrow. ' 1 ' 1 ' v 1 . . V SAYS ARf-lY V HAS ROT SOLD BIFLEi (AMeeUt4 Fress tr rederU Wlnless.) v WASHINGTON, January . 9. Secre tary' of .War' Harrison- has Issued an official' denial, of the rumors that the War. department hs beon selling dis carded army rifles to any of the bl Jigerent nattona In Europe or elsewhere, ' v .a,.; ; (,, ,, , . . CATHOLICS MALTREATED ' ,:,YfiERIANMSALLE6EP ,' f A-.cittt pf by Wireless) " ',' I.OKDON,' January 9.At tlie re- quest cf the" Ee'glan legation the offl- rl.il pross bureau ' has lsroed . detailed ' a'IecUcns to show that the Catholic tlcrry ' hav boon, naltrsatod y tho 0rmars and their sacred tnitltutlons : : destroyed and, profaned, , HiilLIIIUHIl nr n i i trnnnn MUliULULU 111 UUi) J Chamber of! Commerce Commit v tee Will Try to Secure Con-'' , .7,ltinution of Pfpjectf j-jr' ti (From Saluraay, 'iaVrtlser.A ' . Th .-. mai-itfrn' (nir cpnnnUtei of the thamlinr ctipmierne held ,' meitr ' Jfentvilay , morT.ing to fonnliler a Utter fitim. petrgate t ' ""ttin- foith the status or the river, aad jikr bor situatlon-lii Washingt-in. .r., , .Jt ap))ared that'everythlnf; had gone ly the board ekeet a S10,0U4 item'Jof the B:aintciisnre of Kshulnl hurtmr. '..The llm reroUitiAiei tj the' lovtft army , engiteer rflurenrutative, Co.omst flroinWcIJ, for AiutirtenaBerrnnd rurr.'iit vork t Jioiiolulu.hsrhor. stmountrnti in 21ill,000; has boon'HrirVn put, 'as wMl SR the item for-the eompletioa of tlie break stof project, at Kahulub ;' Ne new projtwts are )nr)iiled la tlie bill, .which therefore shut out from f vin aonsideratioU the extension of JIodoJuIu hartor -toward Kslihi basin ani : t breakwater at NawiliHi, rauaL What Committee Seeks To Aopompysh .s "The 'o mm it tee fU that, 'wtder like condition, it Was' UDtonnd- to attempt, to' secure , appropriations for ' the . tte sew .projects asiueii; but folt that it an attempt was. conjlned the; above lurstlotioil f Ontinoing projects fos Ho nolulu" sod Ksholui, they might be s- euwd, .;.,-.. ,; l - t i It wan strongly felt that only imme diate and frost atfenoons efforts would vure any result at aMy. owing to the well known desire Of rongrosr.to irnitte this year, i , V . : . ', ; .. WW Try To Engage McClellaa v -.-X,', . Owintt to George MoK. MeC1ellni's long and intimate aiiquaiotaace ' witb Washington and the securing of appro priations for these very prOjvete in the iiast,- vl, his 'pbiasaot relsl loss wUh the Delegate, itwas deridod to cable to bbn ft Seattle to see if his serras were available to go to Washington on this special mission.' If so, it was tn ther decided- that ! the Delegate e.ho'tild. be consulted by aVle to see ' if Mr. MeCrellan'sApastanee'woMld be agree able to-him. iiTi" -Tt ; :V-- The carrying out of the action abqva outlined was left in the bands of Chair' man G. P. Bush 'of the maritime 4oia mitteo' and Secretary Brows, of ;4be chamber of commerce, '".,' "f Sahnlui PUght - .rt;.'"; The orgent .necessity for the appro priation named is evidenced by the fact that the single "arm of the break water already ostrjctedf. at Kahnlui on 'the north sjdso' ,the harbor ha rreated what is prarically "a settling basin' for the aaad and debris swept into the harbor from the western-side, so that the harbor, is being rapidly siltod up.. It is stated that it is al ready difficult for thv steamer Claudia to get to her wharf while the shal lowing proceaa is extending to the deed er portion of the harbor, v ' lt, .., Henolulu Habor-SUt . ''; ;, 1 In Honolulu it is expected tht out of the 200,000 appropriation the quar antine wharf will be moved baok t its permanent location and tha portion of the harbor Widened so that large steam ers can be manipulated without danger, which is not now the ease; ,' More or jess shoaling is always taking place and this must' he provided for, commerce might suffer a disastrous check. . . ' v Members of. the committee present at the meeting were phalrman George V, Bush, II. M. Whitney, T. H. Petiie, J. I McLean, C. P. Morse,' Norman Wat kins, and Lorrin A. Thuistpnf also J. P; Cooke who appeared before the eont nittee and preneoted the urgent neces sities of Kahnlui harbor, " x ' ' The committee will meet again this morning at ten o'clock to dwble upon soao plan of action,: to Jint into execu tion immediately. v j t ' J i ' BRITISH HAVE RELEASED ' ; , nuikiuvni wiiii., hhim . .. , , , . . t . . . i- A' ' (AssedsUt Prsss bj Fsdsrsl Wireless.) ' LONT30N, January & Ths American steamship Peqver, : bound for'. Bremen w(th cotton, has been released after be ing detained 84 hours by the BriUh. The Pf tiio " Contipu w Everywhers We Hear tJood Keports of 1 Doaa's Backache kidney PUls.' ' .-yi.U-lH :r". - f;'V't ?--b , Every section of the United Btates resounds with praise of Beap's Back, ache Kidney' Pills; ' Thirty" thousand persons re; giving testluway in thair home newspajxrs, Sincerity qf these witnesses Is the best proof of the merit lot Does 'a. 1 Bead the fvlluwlng ease, airs, wimam. meuregor, yii-itmem 8t.y Vemllotgp, Oregon, says: 'I was troubled, more or-less all ssy life by weakness of the kidneys. My- hands and feet swelled and .sometimes my whole body bloated. There was a steady' pain in-the small of my baek and sides, and When , doing,' my. wor$ it was bard for m to straighten After stooping: - WheU r I ' did : Jtoon, sharp twinges sbot, thrqugh my; backhand sjdea..lisiey spells aud headaches wr coljniftn, and I. couldn't rest well In the. niorniufr I felt all tired out. U would be bard to describe the mfsery ( wept through, I tried many remedies and, spent a great deal of money for doutors'Hreatmeut, but got no relief. Finally 1 saw Dosn's Backache Kidney fills advertised,, and th first boa 1 used helped me. Continued use cured pke aches end pain, in my- back ' and rignluted the ai-tioo.of my kidneys, pvan s Baekache Kidpey Pills gave me complete and permanent euro, and; I am now in good health. I am glad to confirm U I have snld slxrnt IJoan's Baiikacb , Kidney pills, when I bay pubJHy endorsed them before." ( , Dona's. Baekaehe Kidney Pills are told by all drufgests aud storekeeper t SO teuts per bo (sis boxes 12.50), or will be mailed on receipt of price hy the Kollister Drug Co., Honolulu, wholesale agents for the Uawailsn Js landiL-. ;v ; ,;. Ke member , the name, . Ioan 'a, and take do substitute. f GIANT WAVE FOUNDERS SCHOONER EUREKA AT GOI i,V;; , l? . ;i!:;i.:;v',vv;'YV':; h: i-;, - s. ' (Associated Press by rcderd SAM TEANCISCO, January O.--Th schooner Euteia, ( while healing eSit'throngh Ch'Crbiles) at 'iat plight tfl last tijht, w struck by 'tremendous wave; s resclt of which; the Vessel soon became a complete wroefc. ;. James Bolgsr, the second offltet, tt ''drowned. 'probably, but the o;her members of the craw1 wire save! bytin Xfe savers "of 'four staMcns, 'who Wore SrVlslsd 1ft their ort of rescue by tWd honored soldiers1 frpm 'the tr tilery potfts. ''''' '' ' ' : tniijV '.' ' ' " ;',' ' ; C . ? OToqjrjia oxuf tino hulk '. " When ths ghnt water stnic .the schooner, with hi forre- qf a tldUwavo, it completely wreeied th surfer srnctnre W eeded the' hold, the inmring ' wafers : abling tb .engines and transforming thsvcraffc Into a drifting sulk. .The schooner swung In the rocks ef point Bonlta, whare she comtjiinceC it- i. y .-. 'i. . : Associated Press by Pederal : INDIANAPOLIS, January i! lathe bration which Ws held here yesterday, President Wilson' id a' speech wh.:h u' interpreted as hint that ha mijht be a candidate for re-election te thS presidential tBilr, '; Whsn ha "appeared she crowd cheered until .'the Presi i dent raised hit hand far quiet, a4 'the applause nnjUy lubsidisd. Jn hla speech be dircussed1 ths Meficaai las&es, ' ind vd-nde4 his attltnde,' wllhont "explnlng jurtwliat hla' eutUned taie'nttorif WerVM t-.;,- 'j '!' Ke Mid,' however, that ""there may com a time when, he people will have to' Judge whether I know what I'm wiling aoout or not.' . ' .' SUBLIME PORTE PREPARES TO FLEE FROM CONSTANTINOPLE v.v i (Associated Press by federal Wireless LONDpN,' January7 a.-Pespatches frem' 8ofla report that the Turkish' govern neut is greatly alarmed at the recent develppments and is' preptWngl for a sudden Sight .a Adrlanople. The success f the aEled flneta which re cently bombarded the 'defense of Constantinople, and in flicted great damage upon some ef the inner fortiflcaUons of the Dardanelles; as 'well as the slbkfrig of the battle ship Massudlyeh by a British submarine,, have destroyed 1 the cdrrfldanco of the officials In their security. .. . r ' ,'Th Turkish defsnses were greatly weakened by their naval' losses, which liiclude the' damage1 sustalnsd by the REPORT . .AKBTERDAM, January 9-r-Xt .was reyortcf here yes terday ihat Dsfln,'ye Brusxels publisher who printed the Utter' of Cardiha) 'Merder, urging Belgian Catholics not 'to' recognize the Cemah 'ml'iury administration "of ".".'' '" ' -.v'"" y '.it ....... 1 1,',.: , PARIS SjAYS'. FRANCS 1 ARE MEETING SUCCESS Official Communique Reports Sig t nal .Success Fpr Tricolor Jo j 'v. i North of Soissonj , i '' i ' ' : )"''" , '.'' '' 1 A (Associated Frsss by Fsdaral WlrtUts.7 ' PAWS, January O.Although the lighting i hat been confined. a few placet along the line, in all the French have been miccessfuL according to thJ official communique Issued last night, ! y Vary susicvory progrosa ua pkb maa in Aisace, wnue a unat success has been Won north Of SoUsons, where the Prench seised and oocuplsd two suc cescive' lines' of trenches and reachsd the third Una, dealing it, ' n - - V ' In the attack a Qerman'reidoubt was seised. A strong coontar-atack was made upoai the Prendk hoidlng the cap tured lines, which attacks were driven back, ' s.',,r-;:y . : GERMANS DBJYBX BAOK S In the. Argonne the Germans 'mads a strong attack and forced the prench back a kilometr, ' but"' the invaders failed to make good their gains,' from which thsy were , driven bach when fresh reinforcernent '' reached ths Prench. .'"'" ? i, " ' The adyance la Alsace has 'reached and occupisd tho 'village of Burnhaupt le haute, south of Sennhelm. ' 1 . OTHEB PBENOH CLAIMS , The remainder of. the' long French bulletin details minutely a series of ar tillery engagements, sapping operations in the trenches and minor infantry co counters, some of which wire extremely hot and none particularly significant. The majority of the long battle-line was inactive. -:',V;J- . i ' Opa, engagement in Alsace is given particular attention, this being a charge on skis by the French. Alpine Chausv seurs down the mountain slope towards the German positions at Bonhomme, which forced the Oermans to retire five miles on Orbey, toward Colmar. Th4 regular Infantry held a strong German detachment , engaged while the Chaa sours ' skirted the " slops for a. flank charge, . ':',..'". :- 1 FOUR CANADIANS HELD ;; V -'FOR. SHOOTING HUNTERS ( AsMMis4 Tn y ysdsrsl Wlrelsu) i TOKONTO, January g. A provincial constable, a corporal and two private have been arrested for connection with the shooting of two Buffalo duck hunt ers, on of whom was killed and the Other ; wounded. It was alleged that the met were breaking the shooting law on the Canadian aids, Wireless.) . , the disabled taking station, from which the other Stations wers. noti fied' and ths Mfe boats bunched. "At ths same time two f. the, boats 'froa ths Eureka , left ths wreck with ths oillc'srs'snil men of' the ship, wlih the exception' of ths escond officer, Who wis Unable to embark In the small 'bosAs;' '' ' .' :, f"fr! v;' r-r?'.'vv- .y' , i the" first boat, xblsel to reach '.,.-. i -TWaNS TtTETLS AMO PO In the meanwhile an attempt Wis to the Eureka, tWo tmd.smsshad'agttnst id against wwi unsuccessfnl and the Eureka turned turtle and feund ip pound. ' ersi, canryftig down th second offlcer. J " V' I Wlrelessi M ' V )' lis sail thibte Jacksoh ty ocle- prUvLipl of the course accordingly. 1 It 1 also' ' reported! Jto Man Ittinti. The Bulgarian Bcigram',' has been i r Honolulans.Form Partnership To ; Pronipte Vapation ati Picas )X we Trips From Mainland "7? '. j; i .-ih. ':.,! n' r hw,x ,..), A new etitorprise exactly in line with all live . promoter hve koeo al voiating for years bas been tnaugurat ei : by two Honolulu, men-r-W. X- Ai drif and 1'biUp V. Hall both ef whom were boru.hitrc and know all. about all the Islands from Puna to Lohau, .and from, Vancouver's time, to now, have formed, a ImsincH partwrnliip to pro mote the tourist trade te Hawaii. They especially plan to take care of tlio twvs ist aud see that be has a good time after he get here. , . , . , Messrs. Al'lrich and Hall have opened their boiiils ofljico Jn , the Kaikeolaul builillng. They 'are plauuing to start a branch ollic in Ban Kau&isco; next mouth Mr. Hall will have charge of thv home oilice and Mr. Aldrich will have bis heudquartor in.Saa i'rancisco. Islsnd Tours Planned - ... ' i They are laying out a series of "Pa taijine Tuii.i. '.'- to . include - thii chief Kots of interest on HavoiU, Maui, Kauai and ahu, '. They will ..also be prepared to-arrange for luaus, surfiug, i-anoeing and . fishing . partuw, . borso Ufick and automobile ycursiorrs, .and "hikes'' over the mountain trails, in effort, iby " ill i'ndvor to satisf vis itors to Hawaii and try to give thorn such a gqod time that they will come arain ' and bring their friends with them. '; , ; V ' ' Their sy.tiem is based pn the practise wlthsimilnr tourift agencies in the United estate aud Kurppe aud embodies the most iip-te-date methods of ban r!li"f tho traveling public. .'. ; . They intend ta issue coupon tickets arranged like . mileage books. These coupons will cover all items of steam ship and railway transportation, anb siktence, hotel expenses, baggage trans fer, and guides where needed, To Make Hawaii a Bermuda j ' Mr. Hall stated yesterday that he holioves that the Islanitf should have the sume icl.itiou to the western coast of 'America us the Bermuda have to the K'nst . ' '' ' 7 ?' This enn only '; be ' accomplish through Qooperatian " and 'hoostin);' by-all who ure' vitally interested in ibe prosperity aud progress of Hawaii w!,'' he saiil. As soon as their system is organ I :-d hen Mr. Aldrich will go to Bnn KrsnrUru und start a svetematlo ad vertising campaign to induce travelers to take a "I'aradl Tour" to Hawaii. The, partner expect to get results by Meroi'l contact with travelers; Ther foe) that this is the only method that will make their project a success., - . . . I,, i , , , ,' TICKUNO.IN THE THKOAT. Even the -lichteBt tickling or hoars- res in the throst mnv be tlie'for'riln urr-of n tiu'igeroiis illneH. Ktop it at once with hamberlM(n's,,f;oiKb -Bein- ...1.. .L l.u ..II .. , i Smith ft' Co., Ltd., agents for Hawaii. mm SMOOTHJAFMiESE wreck was' reported to th Bonlta life CREW TAKES TO B5AT3 .n, 5 a 1th tlx men In ft-, was picked, up by the life tavers. the other boat; which carried tleveA sur vivor, inched aboat for two hours before It was located by ths .' searchlishVof fort hllley an! tho life saver-en- hundred sildlers assisUng. This effort thought it knew the temperament and American people , and was guiding his ' '! At ibis pott there was great cheering, which Was partt ,cipaod in by members oij ihe ndlan! bdanp wh were Biescnt la a body., ' Ths President then added that he rdlda't mean to' silf up anythiqi. ; This Is mereVf prep dratory to my siying that fof two years mors at least I'm frearto tblnk; X know the American people' ' ' ' In hs oarUer part of hi srsech, ths president attack Sdlthe Republics n party,- snd' vigorously' defended the record of. his administration.' ,-.rJ.;rv ; " ,VW "; i -1 Turi faermsn battls cruiser Qoeben. in action with ths ZiMvi Black' So a fleet. Prom the latest Information re ceived 1 WiU Mojuirs wbnlhs to Vcpal ths QoeberiLwhlch avis been) furthejr damaged by -Bui ... : advices at ate that external attack land Internal disorders aHke are dreaded by the Turkish' gov 'erhmeht'The Sti 'archive have been packed end the Ottoman treasury1 has been mad ready for a move. - Loco motlm'wilh offlclal trains ' are 1 kept ' constantly under sternl.,", A'driahbpte is. preparing to recelya' the official ad ministration' If flight kocomes necessary. ... i ';.-"--i.l( sentenced by ' the Germans to pay a fine tt .1526, r to 'serve fifty"' days imprlson-neslt, ' Ths story qf Cardinal' Mertier'S tmst"U It Is rlco reported that fly vieara also wefe , placed M' arrest by' brder of the merman military cpmmander.' tv' ... . I.;.. .' . i. .' .,.'. 1 1; ' : t. r ..-. i i ,..;,,.. .,; WINTER IS RAGING : yIN-THEli'pE "-i. m: ,;.; -i ,'; Weather Is So Revere TJiat All At--1 tempts at Large .Operations '-1 . , v . ''' (AsseeUud Press by rsdsrai Wlrelsss) . IiONDO,, Jarmary ' o.-Th winur atorms, which have set ini in aarneot, appear to have brought to an- end; for the time being any operations on large' scale, hut the aVmies hoth in ths e3t and wost .ar. pursuing offema.s opera'.lonj in Uolated posl.lbni' ' . The hardy Siberian troops being used by the Buasisns in the Caucasus ars ths least affected by the weather of any of the soldiers of all ths frmles In the geld. These are searching out the scat tered parties of Turks, ths remnants of the ccrpl which so recently Invaded the Bus&ian provinces, and are taking many prisoners; ' ..r ." -:'--' ! 1 TOBKS ATTEMPT OPFEr8ryE The latest reporbs from Petrograd say' that' the Turks are apparently try ing to roaume a' vigorous offensive in the Caucasus in order ' to rejlsv. the romuanta of the defeated. Tenth Corps and enable it to reform. 'The dlaorgan laed parties of this conuaand,' are re ported to be surrendering by ths thou sands and making po farther efforts at restftance. ' ;', , ;'.;. The Petrograd dl3patchel Say that th Buaslans are stiUT, preaalnj ou through the Carpathlan. while official dispatchea from "Vienna admit ie re treat of the Qalldan army and the force in Bukowtna. " ;' 6EBBS RESUME OPERATIONS rrora-ii a comes -a report of a re- sumntlcii of the offemlva bV tha Bar. vlans,, who have b:ea victorious in J nurnbor of bordor clashes. Though Flanders 1 is virtually under water, the canal and ' other drainage systema having been cut and destroyed, the Allies claim to be iviTiy aome hoadway, seising various advanced posi tions from the' Germans and making others untenable by artillery Are. ALLIES CLAIM PROGBXSS The appearance ef new German names in the French reports from Alsace indi cate that matoilal progress is being made In that section of the battlefront. The German official ' bulletin empha Blze the yije weather lay Flanders, hin dering operations. It neither confirms nor denloa the capture of Burnhaupt Lehgute by the French. It merely says the French atttacks in AUace broke down under fire, Notorious Crook Represented To Leading Countrymen That Ho ; Was on 'Secret Itistion' rtl (From Srtnrday Advertiser.) Charley - Yamun oto, a smooth Japa nese, who has several prison sentences to hie eredli; -was Brreste last night at the how of Jbctor ,Ya' a and ia held at the police station pending ap intes tigatioa ot Several hSrges-o esibezcl- su?n aod gross ensat. . Although ramamoto was arrested at Sve te's A'elock laft-int rheriH Ioko, a hen questioned a few hoar later pro fessed to save no knowledge of the ease sad wa. blissfully ignorant of the de tails. .. ' YsmamotA. fflultleaalv attlrail In tha latest fashions, called on several well- known pbylciAss and merchants in the Japanese colony and professed to be the cousin of Prince Nosu and that he was here in Hawaii on a secret mUsioa Incognito, ' ' , , 'v ' ; P.osed As Japanese gpy .,.' ... ;'. ..'., Among those with whom be became intimate and afterward! from whom he I orroweJ sundry sums pf money, he accjrct mat ne was a spy en here by. the Japanese government . He told them that a Japanese warship would be 1 these waters shortly and that be hail the puna and specifications of all of the fortification on Oahn.' Ia order U get this Valuable infqrmatioa back to the home government 't was necessary for him to hire a power sampan with which, to escape . from Honolulu and board the warship. Even now, he said, I his life was in danger, a the military 1 intnonue were on his tralL ..-:.; In;ereste4 Prominent Men ... ' - 1. 1 . . i - ... i . 4ji aire m unjiu, uvo ouniiren iiui Isrs was immrdiatelv nscexaarv 11 ia said to have 'nterei-ted Doctor Nldats, Mpctor .iiaida, Doctor, Uyeda, Doctor Ynagn, and 1 Yonekura of the raeiflc Bank, and although they were ausid- clous of hlra, they .'advanced -to buo small aums on th strength at his royal lineag. Doctor Vang . contributed thirty ' dollar tn Tamamoto - and told him that if he would return to his home at Aye o'clock last night he would let him bare sioo. In the mean time Doo tor Ynaga called on Consul Arita and after making, an investigation through the regular channels it was discovered that the man was a fraud. A Japanese police officer- was sent for and whea Vamamoto called at the home of, Cxxj tor Ynaga for tie taoney promised to hirnhe was placed Under arrest. -8tops At Leading Hotel : v .; -. , ,r: ,.:;-' It wa learned last night that Yama moto registered at the Moaha Hotel oh Monday aud remained there over night. He next turner) up at the Seaside Hotel where he represented himself to be the oeoad steward of the Matsonia and laid that . he .was taking a, layoff for on? .trip, jje-qiueuy ieri in premises psterdav morning taking hla belong ings with him,' but overlooked tha little detail of paying hi board biD, . Yamamota has a bad polies record. At one time be was la the employ of Joe LI when the latter was chief of detectives. When '.the'' present head gumshoe artist eaeeeeded Leal to that office, ope of the. first acts he performed was to arrest Yamamoto on a charge of larceny in 'tli second degree. He serv ed a terra of bn year on the reef for this offense. V.. , i ;, .. ., ft FILIPIKOPICKPOGKET Chased, down Port street by'a" howl ing mou, Aeorisa, a r ilipiuo, was captured by the police ' shortly ; after sen o ciocK mat nignt, after attempting to snatch a purse from one of the ue- tator of th wrestling match at (he sKaiing rna. ; ' . At the conclusion of the wrestline bout, Aeorisa worked bis way into the crowu, as it was leaving the building, ami made ant-attempt to snatch a purse from one of the crowd. The man was discovered in the act and Immediately the, cry of 'pjekpoeket" went np Aconsa escaped at the entrance of tho building and headed down Fort street. The chase after him was taken up by hundreds and Fort street, for the moment, presented almost as lively a Kmne as n gia on i.nriatmaa eve , The Filipiuo is held at the police sta tion on a charge of investigation. ' Vr-. 1 , ,. - TO JAPANESE CONSUL DIES SlllDlil A. liaradft,! secretary to JarpaacM Con mil Arita,'dkd at five o'clock -last night sfter a short illnesA While performing his duties at the ofllae of the consul, Thursday afternoon, AUk., llarada ace di'iitly fell against a wail. He complained of puics about the heart and was taken to the Japanese hospital. - Upon exam inatinu it was found that he was suffer iiY from a fractured artery, which la ter resulted in his death.. . 'I hi' late Mr. Haratla was prominent in Ja uuese ' circles and ' numbered his friends by the hundreds in the Japanese community. He bad held the office of senetary, to the .Japanese consul for many years, and was considered a most imriut Oliver of the diplomatic sorv iee. i lie is survived by a widow, and ncver.il chil'lran who, reside in Japan, Arrange. meriH have not yet been eumplftiMl for tne ruuerai. NEW ORLEANS OBSERVES ONE CENTURY OF PEACE (AiMolstsa Prass rsnl Wlralsss.) NEW ORLEANS, January 8. Ths celebration of the hundred years of peace between Great Britain and the United Btates was begun today. Franz Josef ; Protests ' Against Rome's Occupation of Albania : andiiattfr SeTitis , Reply ( To Vienna Asurning Firm Atiitude SLAVONIANS ARE MASSING ; ; " ALONQ ITALIAN FRONTIER $uchare:5t Reports Say that Army 01.759,000, Men f Mobilising and Will , strike Austrians If King Erflrnanuel Poc? Not Move - (AsseelaUd Prsc tj finti WlrsUss, ONDOK, January Highly at JLi ' niflcaht information ' regarding ' by Italy snd Boumanla In the was is contained 14 despatches received last night from' Switzerland and Bonmsnla, and from lta!l&d source, r ' i f: ' .TROUBLE OVER ALBANIA ' ' ' Despatches from' Milan report that yi Italian newspaper Socolo has puo- llahed an arilcla saying ; that Austria has protested against the Italian Oocu patlon Of Aviona, Albania, hnd that the Italian foreign minister has return a reply to Vienna in which a firm (attl Me is taken.'"i''.'';.,;j, " .',' " 'AUaTRIAJi'S AIip FORTIPTINOr'' A despatch from Innsbruck by way of Geneva says that the' Austrians' have begun the work of fortifying a" line facing their Italian' frontier, Advices from this same source report the ar rival of a German army corps at Sals burg, a stratogb) point bn ths Austrian But railway , nearest tha Austrian Italian border, and within striking dis tance of that frontier. , ' ! ' ' BOtTMA'XIA.ljlS MOBILIZING -Th Roumanian capita) reports say that war against Austria is about to be deflared, Bucharest advices last. night say that an'anny 'of 753.000 men Is mobljizlng, and will stride, ths Aus trlsns if Italy decides not to enter the JAPAN WILL ksBEE TO KEUTflAUZE philipfi:;es ; .""'" - y -'"( - , (Associated prass by ysdsrsl Wlfsless) ' WASHINGTON; January ; . W. MorgrJi Bhnsteri formW PhlUpplnes of ficial and later foreign trsAsurer for Persia, testified, today Wore the sen at Philippines committee that be be' lievea Japan wfll gladly agree with, America to neuralisa , the Philippine Islands. He says that an unwritten "Japanese Monro doctrine" vty pro ven any other; power from aco.niring th Islands. '. '- ' ' ' . " HAS PEEKjflLTinO (Aaseeistad Press by rralWlrsUss. ' ' BROWN8VILLE, January 9. Car ransa officials" near the border received news last night of the victory ever th Villa troops in ths EUte of Guer rero. It is reported that many of the Villa troops were drowned in the Bio 1 Blanco while trying to escape, ' " .s ' " : DECLINE OF WHALING ' . j.. KILLS TRADE JOURNAL (AsteeUU4 frass by rsdsrai Wlralaf s ) ' KBW ; , BXSFOBX), Massachnsetta, ' January 9.Th decline " of whaling, , once a great industry out of this port, has reached a point wher it la po longer prodtabu to pubib-h a trade Jour nal, and th Whaleman's Chipping Lift, published continuously sine 1813, has suspended,' , .t , , ; ' t ; SONS OF CABINET HEADS . ' i-. ARE KILLED IN BATTLE. (AssaeUU4 Press br rsdsrai Wlrslsss) , " PARIS, January .Th younyest ssa of Premier VMar4 of Franca was shot and killed while charging. His death, previously rumored, is now offl dally confirmed. . The Gorman chan cellor has lost his eldest son. , ' ' . : . (Asaaetat4 yraaa by ysdsrsl .Vlrslss) . PARIS, Jsnuary . Th , German auxiliary crulse'r OUvl has interned, at Las Palmaa, Canary Islands, ; ''"'." - 'i' ,'"r.