COMMERCIAL ADVERTISES; HONOLULU, AP1UL 30, 1S95.
LETTER CANNOT BE LOCATED,
Document Asking for Minister
y 1. m s
Mnrh Conjecture nn to the Exact
I. ay of Land American Minister
Thought to le Following Previous
Tactics Talk About AVashinuton.
New York, April 21. The Tri
bune's Washington correspondent
comments on the disappearance of the
letter asking for Minister Thurston's
recall, as Minister from Hawaii to
this country, as follows:
"It is likely that the document is
now in Honolulu. But who has it?
Suspicion strongly points to Minister
Willis, although it is possible it may
be reposing in the Foreign Office, the
intelligence as to the fact being with
held for good reasons. Minister Willis
lias on previous occasions kept back
important information which he was
directed to deliver to persons in Hono
lulu. It will be remembered he did
not promptly obey the instructions to
notify the ex-queen that the Presi
dent thought her a much-wronged
person and desired again to see her
seated on the Hawaiian throne.
"Mr. Willis thought it good diplo
macy to proceed slowly in that in
stance, and did not seek an audience
with her dusky majesty for several
days after securing orders to execute
the wishes of the President, and take
the first formal step in the programme
of monarchical restoration.
" In other words, he exercised sound
discretion in the matter. Is it not
probable that he deems it advisable
again to pursue a discreet rather than
an abrupt course, and that the letter
of recall may be up his sleeve, as sug
gested. "Even diplomats acting under au
thority of President Cleveland and
Secretary Greeham sometimes, by
chance, show tact. Mr. Willis may
have some special object in view in
withholding the letter. He may want
certain information or favors, or he
may not see a prospect of having the
attention of the Hawaiian authorities
directed to such a matter as the re
calling of a Minister. The idea of
being "out of a job" is no more agree
able to Mr. Willis than it is to any
other unfortunate in his party. He
may be exercising discretion, there
fore, lor botn nis country's advantage
and his own
"Tho lottor cf recall la nnt. hora Tr.l
nruM nrritfAn Jinri mailerl. f hpr i no
doubt of that, and verv likelv it is in
uao DOIU VUCftU IV 10 UVV 1U UUlVCi
Has Mr. Willis held back the commu
nication and written to Mr. Gresham
strongly advising that the demand for
the recall of Mr. Thurston be not in
sisted upon ? There are many persons
in Washington who believe that such
is the case."
JOKl IS ON
! h ii rot on Forestalled tlie
A i lion
Washington, April 15 The belief
is growing that in the little rupture
with Secretary Gresham, Minister
Thurston will come out first best. The
incident is causing a deal of talk here.
It ia a popular theme in the diplo
matic corps, and the attaches of the
foreign office, as the clerks of the
State Department are wont to call
themselves, are discussing it in whis
pers. In fact, pretty much everybody is
talking about it more or less except
Secretary Gresbam. He never touches
the subject himself. Those around
him arB afraid to speak of it; and
others have too kindly a feeling for
the Judge to mention it.
It is understood that Mr. Thurston
learned in some way that the request
for his recall had not been sent on the
date indicated in the first publication,
and that therefore it could not leave
the country until the departure of the
On consulting his time-tables he
discovered that he could reach San
Franeisco in time for the same steam
er. This he did, and therefore arrived
in Honolulu as quickly as Secretary
Ores ham's request for bis recall.
It is a simple thing to understand
that by placing bis resignation in the
hands of the Hawaiian Government
at once he could forestall the receipt
of the request for his recall. By doing
this he would play a pretty little
trick on the Secretary of State.
Officially the State Department au
thorities profess indifference to Thurs
ton's fine work.
One of the Secretaries was asked to
day what would be the probable pro
cedure in the event of Thurston's hav
ing forestalled the request. He said:
"If Thurston's resignation was placed
in the hands of the Hawaiian Govern
ment before our request, we will
doubtless receive through the Hawaii
an charge d'u Tairs in this city a noti
fication that Thurston has resigned
and that somebody else will doubt
less be appointed. It is probable that
we will receive this some time before
the acknowledgment of the request
for Thurston's recall.
1 'Upon the receipt of that notifica
tion we will acknowledge it and say
something to the effect that if the
Hawaiian Government is willing to
accept Thurston's resignation, all
right; that it matters little to us
whether Thurston resigns or is recall
ed. He will have ceased to be Minis
ter to this country, and that is all we
Olyuipla for Honolulu.
Vallejo, Cal., April 22. It id the
opinion of Mare Island officials tbat
the cruistr Philadelphia will soon re
turn from Honolulu, and that the
Olvmpia, after returning from the
south, will be sent to Hawaii to re
The Gaelic Mirror.
One of those hustling Americans
who always makes his presence
felt no matter where he happens to
find himself, conceived the happy
idea of issuing a publication rela
tive to the passage of the Gaelic
while that vessel was temporarily
resting in Honolulu. This took
shape in the form of a one-page,
two wide columns edition
called " The Gaelic Mirror."
It contains besides the pas
senger list numerous local
hits on those journeying to the
Coast by the steamer. The paper,
though small, is cleverly edited
and brim full of interesting matter
to those among whom it will be
circulated. It is dated "At sea,
April 30th, 1895," and will afford a
fund of amusement to the passen
gers by the Gaelic.
, m,& ,
Walter Smith at the Front.
The Weekly Box of Curios, M JKi
23d, published in Yokohama, has
the following to say of Walter G.
"Walter G. Smith, the S. F.
Chronicle's war correspondent, left
on Thursday evening a week ago
for the front via Hiroshima, but he
could not or would not tell us his
destination. His impression is that
another battle will be fought before
peace is concluded, and when this
occurs, and Li Hung Chang sees
the well-armed and well-drilled
soldiers that the Japanese will not
forget to stick under his nose, he
will realize that China's name is
1 Dennis and will be anxious to
make terms rather than permit
Japan to annex China as a summer
Valuable Lease for Sale.
The lease of the premises at
Waikiki, known as Alma Cottage,
will be sold by Morgan at his sales
room Saturday, May 4th, at
noon. The lease has an unex
pired term of twenty-three years
at an annual rental of $75.
There is a large modern
dwelling-house on the property, be
sides stables, feed rooms and ser
vants' quarters. Included in the
lease is a beach lot directly in front
of the residence, affording fine sea
bathing and an unobstructed ma
rine view. The grounds are well
planted with fruit and shade trees.
Property can be inspected daily
Secretary Corbett to Wed.
D. W. Corbett and Miss May
Waterhouse will be married tomor
row evening at 8 :30 at the resi
dence of Senator Waterhouse. Rev.
H. W. Peck, assisted by D. P. Bir
nie, will perform the ceremony.
Only a few friends of the family
will be present.
Mr. Corbett and bride will leave
by the Miowera on Thursday for
Montreal, the old home of the
groom, journeying thence to eastern
American cities. Mr. Corbett will
devote two months time in Spring
field, Mass., studying gymnastics.
Jockey Club Officers.
The annual meeting of the Ha
waiian Jockey Club was held in
the Pacific Club last night. The
following officers were elected for
the ensuing year : H. A. Wide
mann, president; J. A. Cummins,
vice-president; James G. Spencer,
treasurer ; S. G. Wilder, secretary.
Executive Committee : H. Focke,
Sam Louisson, J. F. Clay.
Sixteen new members were ad
mitted. Suitable arrangements will
be made by the executive commit
tee for the press.
PORTS OF OAHU.
John Calway, Captain.
Quick dispatch for Waianae,
Waialua and Waimanalo. Enquire on
Board Steamer. 3929-3m
NEW GROCERY ;sT()RE
3 '42 XUCA.VU STREET,
Between Hotel and King Streets
American and English Groceries,
Freeh Canned California FruitB,
Provisions of all kinds.
'New Goods received bv eve
steamer from the Coast and Europe.
Satisfaction guaranteed. Purchases de
livered to all parts of the city.
J. T Lund,
15 Bethel street, PRACTICAL GUN and
LOCKSMITH; Repairing of all des
criptions, Electrical Corrigatei and Ar
chitecture Iron Work; Ornamental Iron
Gates and Fences; Browning, Blueing and
Restocking Guns and Bicycle Repairing
a specialty. 3949-y
The Advertiser and Gazette fo
sale at Hilo, J. A. Martin news agent
lif? () I
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Examination for Primary Certi
ficates. An examination for Primary Certifi
cates will be held at the School-house,
Wailuku, FRIDAY, May 17, and SAT
URDAY, May 18.
ALATaU T. ATKINSON,
Inspector-General of Schools.
3982-3t 1650-1 t
Sale of Uovernment Lot on the Mauka
Mde of Green Street, Above the 8tone
Ouarry, South Slope of Punch
bowl Hill, Honolu
lu, O ah ii.
On I HURSDAY, May 2d, 1895, at 12
o'clock noon, at the front entrance of the
Executive Building, will be sold at pub
lic auction, a Government Lot on the
mauka side of Green street, above the
Stone Quarry, south slope of Punchbowl
Hill, Honolulu, Oahu, containing an area
of 25,300 square feet, a little more or lees.
Upset price $250 00
J. A. KING,
Minister of the Interior.
Interior Office, March 29, 1893. '
The above eale is postponed
until further notice.
J. A. KING,
Minister of the Interior.
Interior Office, April 27th 1895.
(Successor to Chas. Hammer.)
King and Fort Streets.
Is prepared to manufacture all kinds and
grades of Hand-made Harness at short
LOWEST OF PRICK 4 FOlt CASH.
All work guaranteed to be satisfactory
before leaving the shop.
3967-1 m .
Painter and Dpholsterer.
Will make estimates on all
Slxeti of Contracts,
Work for Fainting,
I do my own work and guarantee
Leave orders at Hawkins Furniture
Store, corner King and and Alakea
I WOULD RESPECTFULLY IN
form my friends and the public that
I am still in the Tinsmith and Plumbing
business That I am now offering for
cash regular size 2x6 feet, Zinc Lined
Bath Tubs, with Plug, Chain and small
piece of pipe ready for connection fox
only $10 each. Also Stove Pipe at bed
rock prices : 6 in., 45c. a length ; 5 in.,
40c. a length ; 5 in . , 35c. a length.
aCAll kinds of Jobbing promptly
Ring up Telephone 844 and your
orders will receive prompt attention at
lowest prices. JAS. NOTT, Jr.
A (tAS MACHINE !
Address in -writing "W.M.," this office.
BEAR This in Mind.
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Even in the wilds of the forest you'll rind
Fort Street, .... Honolulu.
Hiinalya Asthma Remedy
The Pamphlet doesn't cost
Call on or address the
H0LLISTER DRUG COMPANY
33 FORT STREET, HONOLULU.
MASONIC -:- TEMPLE
French Fancy Goods, Gloves, Laces
Ladies' Fine French Linen,
Sold at Very Low Prices
IMPORTED DIRECTLY BY
Gloves Warranted not to Break or
Any Kind of Underwear made
LEWIS & CO.
Have Just Received
A full line of the celebrated Teas from
the Bomeria Gardens, Ceylon, io
pound, pound and 1 pound packages.
Also in 5-pound boxes and in cases of 50
The Teas are celebrated the world
over and we solicit a trial order.
A Good Cup of Tea and How to
First Fill your kettle with fresh
water then see that it really boils.
next warm your earthen teapot and
put one teaspoonful lor each cup re
quired, then pour on the required quan
tity of boiling water infuse for five
minutes and poToff the liquid in an
other warm teapot ready for use.
TIi as treated Our Brand Ceylon
Teas will give a liquor delicious and
II A VINO THIS DAY BEEN AP
a 1 pointed guardian of James Love, a
spendthrift, notice is hereby given that 1
will not be responsible for any bills con
tracted by him or by any person in his
behalf, unless authorized by me in
writing. (Sig.) J. ALFRED MAGOON.
Dated Honolulu. February 14, 1895.
ARK REQUESTED TO PKRUSE THK FAMFSLVT
for : ASTHMA.
anything the cur- only
Do You Want a Home?
We are prepared to sell you a
Choice Lei of Laod
Pensacola and Piikoi Streets
On a new street to be opened.
SiM of Lot 80 feet by 170 feet.
We will erect a Dwelling
Hooee on the Lot, plan of which
may be approved by you, to be
paid for upon very easy terms
and at a low rate of interest.
For particulars apply to
TRE HAWAIIAN SAFE DEPOSIT
IN VESTMENT C OMPA N F,
408 FORT STREET, HONOLULU.
Very choice Table butter from Puu O
GOOD TABLE BUTTER FROM KONA.
GOOD COOKTNG BUTTER FROM
KeceiTel every week.
FRESH BLOCK BUTTER FOR
GOOD BLOCK BUTTER FOR COOK
ING Received every steamer.
tyF" For sale at low rates by
H. May & Co.
Election of Officers.
AT THE ADJOURNED ANNUAL
meeting of the stockholders of the
Hawaiian Pork Packing Company, Lim
ited, held thi3 day, the f llowing officers
were elected for tbe current y ear :
F. C. Winston President
WTm McCandlesa Vice-President and
R L.Auerbach Secretary and Treasurer
F. F. Porter Auditor
The following named gentlemen con
stitute the Board of Directors:
F.C. Winston, Wm. McCandiess, F F.
Porter, J Ena, W. B Godfrey
RUDOLPEI L. AUER3ACH.
Secretary EL P. P. Co , (Ltd.;
Honolulu, US., April 15, 1895. 3970-2w
AM) roNTJMIMJ KOH
30 DAYS !
I Am Overstocked.
1 verything, including shelves
and counters aro loaded with
I Must Have Room
and have marked ptiotf doWl
to inaugurate a Great Sale.
of sone article each day, which
will be displayed in the window
each day prior to the day of sale.
This will he a grand time for
for the people of Honolulu to
AMOSKEAG GINGHAMP 14
YARDS FOR $1.
Doirt Forget the Date
M. G. SILVA, Prop.
NO SIGN i PEACE.
THE WAR between Ja-
pan and China
is still on, although active
work in the field has been sus
pended until spring.
Through my agents, I made
arrangements before war was
declared for an immense stock
of goods to be shipped as I re-
?uired, consequently I can af
ord to sell at the same lew
Ex Bentala 1 received a con
signment of goods comprising
all the latest and freshest do
signs in Dress Goods, Scarfs,
Morning Gowns for ladies and
gents, JSilk Kimonos, Smoking
Jackets, Silk Pajamas, Japa
nese and China Ware, Screens,
Portieres, Lamp Shades, etc.
The latest thing in Lacquer
Ware, is the Cherog Lacquer
made up in handsome designs
which cannot help to please
the most fastidious.
B"Remember, I have the
leading store for first-class
HOTEL STREET, ARINGTON BLOCK.
MRS. J. P. P. COLLACO,
The above is our special brand of
SAFE'! Y MATCH.
First-class in quality.
Controlled by ourselves only and at
prices to suit the times.
CASTLE & COOKE L'D.
The Hawaiian Gazette in issued
on Tuesdays and Fridays.
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