THE PACIFIC COMMERCIAL 'ADVERTISER : HONOLULU, MARCH 26,. 1898,
C. D. CHASE.
Real Estate Agent
407 Fort Street. Telephone 1S4.
S LARGE STORES in the new Spreck
els Block on Nuuanu street For
Nicely Furnished Cottage, Nuuanu Val
ley, containing Parlor, Dining
Room, 2 Bed Rooms, Bath, Ser
vants' quarters. Will rent the
above for C montlis to a desirable
MAGNIFICENT BUILDING LOT
on Punchbowl slope, commanding an
unobstructed view of the sea from
Barber's Point to Diamond Head.
Several large trees on the property
and plenty of water. Lot has a front
age of 250 feet on Green street, 161
feet on Hackfeld street, and 205 feet
on Spencer avenue. Three minutes'
walk from tram car. Terms easy.
LOT ON LUNALILO STREET, hav
ing frontage of 150 feet. Two minutes'
walk from car.
LOT ON LUNALILO STREET, hav
ing a frontage of 115 feet. Two min
utes' walk from car.
HOUSES FOR RENT.
BUILDING LOTS FOR SALE.
C. D. CHASE.
Real Estate Agent and
407 Fort Street. Telephone 184.
From the following PURE-BRED
Fowls of the choicest strains at my
Punahou Poultry Yards, viz: Buff
Tcrhorns. Brown Leghorns, "White
Leghorns, Black Minorcas, Andalusi-
an. Barred Plymouth Kocks, wyan
dottes and English S. G. Dorkings,
Perkin Ducks and Bronze Turkeys.
Prices furnished upon application.
Favors from the other Islands will re
ceive prompt and careful attention
A few choice Fowls for sale.
WALTER C. WEEDON,
314 Fort St., Honolulu.
FINE ART SCREENS,
SILKS AND SILK GOODS,
PAJAMAS, RUGS, ETC.
ALL KINDS OF SHIRTS.
Don't buy until you have seen our
stock. The Uoods ana rrices
will Suit you.
Hotel St., Cor. NuuAsr.
ALL KINDS OF HATS.
BRANCH HAT STORE, Nuuanu St.
TpVnhnnfl. P. O. Box 206
&4 fe P
. urns: yy
A simple and effective
remedy for DANDRUFF and
all diseases of the scalp.
WARRANTED TO CURE.
For sale only by
Pacheco & Fernandez,
Arlington Block, Hotel St.
Elegant Designs and
H. G. BI ART'S,
404 FORT STREET.
50 EMPTY HOMES
(Continued Irom First Page.)
his command of the native language
va3 a valuable man during the height
of the excitement.
At King street where it is entered
by Keeaumoku there was on the after
noon of the flocd a water depth, of
frcm two to three feet.
The boys at the X. G. II. barracks
in the Executive building and the fire
men were anxiously awaiting call for
rescue work en Thursday.
Two native women taken frcm a
house in Kamanuwai carried from
their home a small black kitten each.
They left, everything else.
Col. Geo. McLeod was out in the
rain looking after his group of new
cottages on Vineyard street. They
were not touched by the flood rush.
One man in Kaumakapili constructed
raft of two mattresses, piled some
furniture on it and then discovered
that the scheme was quite a success
as a failure.
Hundreds upon hundreds of people
from all parts of the town visited the
stream yesterday and went into the
districts that the day before, had been
Chas. S. Desky was warmly thanked
for his generosity in supplying cloth
ing to native men and women who
had "nothing to wear" after the first
half hour of the flood.
The Advertiser flood edition was be
ing sold on the streets up to dark last
evening. It 'had quite a run late in
the afternoon. Copies of the Gazette
with all of the flood news can be had
at this office.
iWm. Cunningham tells of flood adven
tures while hunting in Ewa district.
He and others have waited for from
half an hour to half a day in season
for a stream to get into its banks again
after a heavy rain.
In back of Kaumakapili church
there is a small shed of a house that
is a favorite resort for the opium
smokers that use the drug by special
license. The little shack was pretty
well wrecked by the flood.
Carpenters rushed abroad early yes
terday to do outdoor work for which
customers had been waiting from a
fortnight to a month. Every carpen
ter in town can work almost indefinite
ly now if the weather will permit.
Capt. Robert Parker was hoarse yes
tefday in consequence of shouting or
ders to boatmen and others during the
flood. None of those who engaged in
rescue work suffered to amount to
anything from the drenchings they re
ceived. CVIessrs. Marks and Saunders, the cir
cus people in town had a force of men
at work early yesterday morning on
the lot near the fish market leased for
the tents. The place is clear again and
will be in order against the return of
Mr. Willison from Hawaii and Maui.
This paper's suggestion that Wm.
Wells, the hero of the flood day deserv
ed a testimonial was promptly accept
ed. Money is being collected and the
brave young sailor of t'he Rithet will
be given a medal or watch and a purse.
A number of the people called at the
vessel yesterday to shake the hand of
Wells. With all the praise received
he remains modest .
L. B. Kerr has been appointed agent
for the Islands for the Standard paper
patterns, known the world over, and
the Designer, a publication for ladies.
Mr. Kerr is ready to supply orders for
The band will play as usual at Emma
Square 'this afternoon at 4:30 o'clock.
The following program has been ar
ranged: Overture Story City Ferrazi
Paraphrase Ben Bolt Erode
Mazurka Czarina Ganne
Reminiscences of Weber Godfrey
Waltz The Tyrolean . . . . . .-.Zeller
March Honey 'Moon .Bosey
At Makee Island Sunday afternoon
at 3 o'clock, the following music will
The Old Hundred.
Overture The King's Lieutenant..
Ballad On the Sea.. Schubert
Song Springtime . . .' Mendelssohn
Scotch Selection Robert Bruce
Cornet Solo The Light of the World
Mr. Charles Kreuter.
Overture Don Giovanni (new). Mozart
Priests War March Athalic (new)..
Polonaise In Pompeous Array (new)
The New Lij;ht.
The exhibition of lighting by acety
lene gas continues to attract attention
in the store room at the corner of Ho
tel and Union streets. A number of cit
izens have become quite interested in
the new illuminant and several will try
it. The handling of the small plant
required has been explained to scores
of people. In the United States the gas
has been on the market several years.
From the amount of subdued whistl
ing and "Ku-es" in the House during
the reading of the appropriation bill
for salaries and pay rolls yesterday,
it would seem that the members ex
pect to do quite a little artistic carving
HAWAIIAN RELIEF SOCIETY.
Noble Practical Work Is Being
Done-No "Idle Funds
It is stated on. the authority cf a
prominent member of the Hawaiian
Relief Society, that the money left
from the fund established during the
cholera epidemic of has not been
lying idle without drawing interest.
On the contrary the fact is that ever
since the epidemic there have ben na
tive families supported and cared for.
The number of families for the last six
months has been 42, at. an expenditure
for food alone of about $o or $2.03 per
family per month. Among those cared
for the majority earn a small pittance,
but there are some old people who are
unable to work, who should really be
cared for at the Lunalilo Home.
The fund being very small, the great
est care is exercised by the visiting
committee to ascertain whether or not
there is real want, before recommenda
tions are made to the society for assist
ance. Xo money is given, arrangements
having been made with the Metropoli
tan Meat Company and with various
poi shops to supply meat, fish and poi
at exceedingly low rates to the society,
which issues tickets to the needy and
receives its bills monthly for supplies
The funds of the society have been
kept invested as much as possible at
interest, but the principal is rapidly
disappearing, under the demands upon
The contributions of Bishop & Co.,
$100; I.-I. S. N. Co., $100 and F. A
Schaefer & Co., $50 are gratefully
acknowledged by the society, which
will do all it can to relieve those suffer
ing from the flood.
A Full Line
Of all descriptions of carriages came
to Honolulu by the Zealandia.
Everything about them is "fine,"
even to prices, and anyone who de
sires a real good rig at a fair price will
do well to call and look them over at
Nos. 520 and 522 Fort street (G. Sohu
man's). In the United States the average
cubic capacity of the lungs of a person
weighing 140 pounds is 224 cubic
inches. A man can live 40 days with
out food, three days without water,
but only five minutes without air. The
relative importance cf these three
things is thus plainly illustrated. If
examinations should be made cf the
size, capacity and power of the lungs
of people who live to an advanced
age it would be found that lung capa
city in. proportion to weight is the
greatest factor in producing long life.
Willison's circus will open on the
lot near the fish market next Satur
day. Nice eggs those are that you
get for 8 cents a dozen ! They
might, however, make good
Maybe, too, those alum bak
ing powders are good for some
thing not good for the stom
A Schilling & Company
MMO BflSEIl GROUNDS,
SATURDAY, APKIL 2,
At 3:30 p. m.
The proceeds to be devot
ed to the education of three
. K K.
It is confidence in the article you
sen, sumcient to warrant you to jf
stand by it under all circumstances.
I -r A A A. A
1 nat s the confidence we nave m ,f
X our goods, and that's why we are
X not afraid to stand by them, not J
only before, but after they are sold.
All other goods perish, or are con
sumed in a short time and the
dealers' responsibility soon ceases,
but a choice piece of Jewelry or
Silverware lasts forever, and the
Jewelers' responsibility with it.
It is to your advantage to pur
chase such, where the guarantee is
your safeguard, where great distance
does not make the guarantee value
less to you, and where it is the
honest endeavor to give satisfaction
in every instance.
1 OUR STOCK
2 Certainly offers advan
l tages not to be found elsewhere in
X the city of choice goods, entirely
new, and absolutely new In design.
We know the prices are right.
Are absolutely safe.
Burn acetylene gas.
Give a bright, steady, reli
Always bright and clean.
Xo smoke, no oil, no soot.
Nothing to upset.
Will not blow or jar out.
Do not get heated on wheel.
Quickly charged, easily
Vt, K K
Light can be seen nearly a
M p M
mr9 w9 m9
Give a light equal to 50 can
Call and see them at
A SHIPLOAD OF
NITRATE OF SODA
An Excellent Fertilizer for
RattGons and Early Cane,
And In the Dry Season.
Idrance orders filled as received from
For further details address
Hawaiian Fertilizing Company
A. F. COOKE. Manager.
P. O. Box 136. Honolulu.
Gold and Silver Watches,
Gold and Silver Jewelry,
Prices Ar& Right!
Manufacturing and repairing prompt
ly done. Repairing fine and complicat
ed Watches a specialty.
M. R. COUNTER.
. 507 Fort St.
Of San Francisco has a reputation
superior to any competitor on
the Pacific Coast for high class
work in Water Color and Cray
Mr. Ewlne makes specialties of Free
hand Crayons, Porcelain Coloring, Por
traits on Celluloid in Miniature for
Brooches. Lockets. Etc.. and since his
irrival In Honolulu has producea many
excellent specimens of his Art, whlcn
are now on exhibition at
Williams' Photographic Parlors.
ESTABLISHED IN 1858.
BISHOP & CO.
TRANSACT A GENERAL BANKING
AND EXCHANGE BUSINESS
Commercial and Travelers' Letters of
Credit Issued, available in all the
principal cities of the world.
CONSTANTLY ON HAND.
Metropolitan Meat Market,
Grass : Cloth : Handkerchiefs!
New Porcelain Cups and Saucer,
Decorated Flower Pots,
Rattan Chairs, Matting,
Tea and Dinner Sets,
WING WO CHAN & CO.
210-212 Nutjanu 8-r.
AND GENERAL REPAIRS AT
J. T. LUND'S,
Opp. Club Stables. Fort Street.
ALWAYS ON HAND.
Sausages, Liver, Head Cheese and
Central Meat SarM.
2U NUUANU ST.
RmeriGon Livery ena Bnig Slouies
Cor. Merchant and Richards Sts.
LIVERY AND BOARDING STABLES.
Carriages, Surreys and Hacks at all
hours. TELEPHONE 400.
Offer for Sale:
Cube and Granulated.
PARAFLXE PAINT CO.'S
Paints, Compounds and Building
Papers. PAINT OILS,
Lucol Raw and Boiled.
Linseed Raw and Boiled.
Water - proof cold - water paint.
Inside and outside; In white and
Alex. Cross & Sons high-grade
Scotch fertilizers, adapted for
sugar cane and coffee.
N. Ohlandt & Co.'s chemical fer
tilizers and finely ground Bono
STEAM PIPE COVERING,
Reed's patent elastic sectional pip
FILTER PRESS CLOTHS,
Linen and Jute.
CEMENT, LIME & BRICKS.
WESTERN SUGAR REFINING CO.,
San Francisco, CaL
BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS,
Philadelphia, Penn., U. S. A-
NEWELL UNIVERSAL MILL CO.
(Manf. "National Cane Shredder"),
New York, U. S. A
1 . . I'' 1 . f
N. OHLANDT & CO., -j
1 San Francisco, CaV
RISDON IRON AND LOCOMOTIVH
San Francisco, CaL
A Model Plant is not complete with
out Electric Power, thus dispensing
with small engines.
Why not generate your power from
one CENTRAL Station? One gener
ator can furnish power to your Pum?
Centrifugals, Elevators, Plows, Rail
ways and Hoists; also, furnish light
and power for a radius of from IK t
Electric Power being used, saves ths
labor of hauling coal In your field, alio
water, and does away with high-priced
engineers, and only have one engine t
look after In your mill.
Where water power Is available It
costs nothing to generate Electrie;
THE HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COM
PANY Is now ready to furnish Electric
Plants and Generators of all descrip
tions at short notice, and also has oc
hand a large stock of Wire, Chando
Hers and Electrical Goods.
All orders will be given prompt at
tention, and estimates furnished for
Lighting and Power Plants; also, at
tention is given to House and Marine
THEO HOFFMAN, Manager.
CHOXG FAT & CO.
Contractors : and : Builders,
Carpenters and Cabinet Makers.
Furniture of all kinds constantly on.
hand and made to order.
137 Nuuanu St., cor. Kukul Lane.
WING WO TAI & CO,
214 NUUANU STREET.
Irory, Lacquer, Silver and Crockery;
Wares, Screens, Vases, Rattan
Chairs, Crepes, Silks, Cigars,
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