TnE PACIFIC COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER: HONOLULU, APRIL
M Eoglood liool Lite insurance 6o
Eton fife fnsuronce Mm
i a, I'd.
Queen Street, : : Honolulu, H. I.
Hawaiian Agricultural Company, Ono-
raea ougar Company, Honomu Sugar
Company, Wailuku Sugar Company,
waifcee Sugar Company, Makee Su
gar Company, Haleakala Ranch Com
pany, Kapanala Ranch.
Planters' Line, San Francisco Packets.
oaanes urewer & Co.'s Line of Bos
Agents uoston Board of Underwrit
Agents for Philadelphia Board of Un-
1 1 Mil
All Known Rainfall Re
cords Are Beaten.
LIST OF OFFICERS:
x-. . j ones, President; George II.
xioDertson, Manager : E. P. JUsTmn
Treasurer and Secretary: Col. w.
Allen, Auditor; C. M. Cooke, H. Water-
nuuse, u. it. carter, Directors.
POLAR STAR ICE CREAM FREEZ
ER. Freezes in one minute.
MOSQUITO OR FLY FANS. Will
run an hour on one winding.
IDEAL PAN. For bread baking.
BICYCLE TREADLE GRINDSTONE
FRAMES. A labor-saving device.
IDEAL WATER FILTERS AND
COOLERS. A small refrigerator
and filter combined.
REVERSIBLE SOCKET HAIR
FLOOR BROOMS. Sweeps at any
u.MtOKM BREAD SLICERS. For
cutting bread for sandwiches all
the same thickness.
BERKEFIELD FILTERS. These are
attached to any water faucet and
filter perfectly with any pressure.
PLANET FURNITURE AND CAR
PET BEATERS. Will not wear
out the article beaten.
STOVE POLISHING MITTENS. Clean
the stove perfectly without soiling
EUCHRE PUNCHES. Just the thine
for card parties.
PHOENIX CHIMNEY CLEANERS
Fit any chimney.
ANGLE LAMPS. Burn kerosene econ
omically and do not throw
shadow. A good invention.
Damage In Hanalei A Halt Called
On all Manner of Traffic Some
Kauai News Notes.
A letter from Kauai, under date of
April 2d, and received by the W. G.
Hall Sunday, contains the following
items of interest:
"An exceedingly pleasant, rprrntinn
was given to Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Lyd
gate on Friday evening at the Fait
View hotel, Li hue, by Mr. and Mrs. W.
IL Rice, Jr. The occasion was the re
turn of the bridal couple from the
Coast to settle in Lihue. The spacious
rooms of the hotel were tastefully .and
daintily decorated with a wsalth of
vines, flowers, ferns and fruit, and illu
minated with Chinese lanterns and
piano lamps, making a very effective
.-liter rno lormai congratulations and
good wishes, the balance of the even
ing was spent in social intercourse,
music and the like. The refreshments
were served in the dining room where
the guests sat down comfortably at
tables profusely decorated, while a
string band played native airs on the
ur. and Mrs. Rice Jr., proved
charming hosts and it was agreed on
all hands that it was, long since so
pleasant an evening was spent in
"Strong winds and heavy rains have
prevailed all over the Island for the
last 10 days.
Pro Bono Publico.
The Metropolitan Meat Company and
W. W. Dimond fc Company, Limited,
have constructed a good serviceable
stone crossing, connecting their busi
ness establishments en King street.
This is a convenience that will e ap
preciated by the public. Mr. Dimond
cay.s the line of the crossing just suits
his eye, for the reason that pedestrians
going and coming are bound to look
into the display windows. Dimond &
Company, Ltd., inaugurated their
promise strictly cash system of yester
day and by evening reported that the
novelty was a suprise to a good many
people, but that the plan met with ap
proval and promised to become verv
Semola for pan cakes, porridee, and
puddings is unexcelled.
To the Fashionables.
We have engaged the services of
C. CRADMER and J. NELLIS, who are
uiorougniy experienced men, having
been in the service of the 'German
Army, making uniforms. Thev come
to us direct from New York. We are
better situated than ever to make vour
MEDE1R0S & DECKER.
The Hotel Street. Tailors. Waverley
The largest and oldest
purely Fire Insurance Com
pany in the World.
Capitil ::::::: $12,000,000.
Net Surplus :::::; 8,ooo,oco.
BISHOP & CO.,
Agents for the Hawaiian Islands.
WM. G. IRWIN
VON HOLT BLOCK.
Wm. G. Irwin. .President and Manager
Claus Spreckels Vice-President
iW. M. Giffard. Secretary and Treasurer
Theo. C. Porter Auditor
AGENTS FOR THE
Oceanic Sieasnsliip Company
Of San Francisco, Cal.
Wm g. Ibwin
CLAUS SPRECKELS & CO,,
HONOLULU - - - ILL
San Francisco agents The Nevada llanY
or San .Francisco.
DRAW EXCHANGE ON
wan rrancisco-iiie xsevaaa nana 01 sat.
London The Union Bank of Loudon (Ltd.).
New York American Exchange Nation'
C'hlcacro Merchants National Bank.
Iarls Comptoir National d'Escompte dc
Tierllu Drcsduer Bank.
llonsrkouir ami Yokohama Hongkong and
snangnal .Banking Corporation.
New Zealand and Australia Bank of
Victoria and Vancouver Bank of Brit
ish North America.
"At Hanalei on Saturday amd Sunday
any Mast, 10 22-100 inches of rain fell, which,
with what fell during the month pre-
COMBINED SALT AND PEPPRR vious to tnose two days and after,
SHAKERS. Two in one A very make3 the aggregate about 27 inches
. , x, , J This exceeds all monthly rainfalls in
handy article. . . ri;c,f . 1 ,
uiou oiiivjc; cut; IdilllUil I etui U
has been kept.
"For a couple of days last week it
was absolutely impossible for the fer
ries to cross either the Hanalei or Ka-
lihiwai rivers. Large freshets came
down, making it dangerous to cross
"Almost all the lowlands in Hanalei
were flooded. In some places the water
stood from two to three feet deep
"The plain and Government road, be
tween Waialua bridge and Hanamaulu,
has been flooded with from one to three
feet of water during the past week.
"The bridge in front of the Koloa
mill was washed away during the week,
but has since been replaced.
"It is said, that, take it in general, it
was undoubtedly the heaviest rainfall
that this Island has experienced in
"On account of the heavy swell,
steamers have been unable to enter
"The Kauai Industrial School' closed
on Friday for a week's vacation.
"On Wednesday afternoon the 30th
All work done bv first-class workmen, nit., James Edward's little boy was
and nothing but high-class work executed. . at.?i:.:i
1 ictures alter Kembrandt and Barto!:zzi
Mezzo-tints. Sole proprietors of the Bas and had one of his ankles sprained.
ueliet and lruJmm processes. Grouns at
residences, iiashlicht or dnv!kht.. Pnnvinrr
and enlarging. Lite-size pictures on Porce- Pir- Prosser, commecned his duties on
lain.finishedinwater-coior.sepiaorcrayon. the 1st inst
Appoiminenis Dy leiepnone wz. rso stairs
to walk up. lake elevator at ground floor
SINGER'S : BAKERY.
HOT X BUNS,
Delivered in quantities to
i Telephone S72.
PHOTOGRAPHIC CO, Ld.
Mott-Smith Block, cor. Fort A Hotel Sts.
Instantaneous Portraits, Iridium,
Bas-Relief, Carbon and Platinum,
In Ladies', Gent's and
HOSIERY AND UNDERWEAR !
FOR ONE MORE WEEK.
Another Monster Reduction in
LADIES' SILK UNDERWEAR,
Usual price $1.25, reduced to 75 cents.
Gent's Silk Undervests and Drawers,
Ladies' Ribbed UnderveRt fmm
Ladies' Black Hose, nlain and d rn n-
Gent's Half Hose, black and colored.
THE CLUB STABLES
Fort St., near Hotel. Telephone 477.
llrai, Boordlno and Soles Siles.
PROMPT SERVICE. STYLISH TURiV
OUTS, SAFE DRIVERS.
ironsacia General Banking 5 Excnanae Business
Deposits Received. Loans made on Approved
Security. Commercial and Traveler' Credits
Issued. B111& of Exchange Bought and Sold.
Collections; Promptly Accounted For
.When other hoofs and other shoes
Have not been faring well,
And by the language that you use
It's plain there's been a sell.
In such, a scene, we
Ask you not to worry,
Sut remember the KING STREET
SHOEING SHOP OF T. B. MURRAY
We are especially equipped to cater
to your trade. Fair dealing and good
service is what we depend upon to get
Drs. Rowat and Karr are always in
attendance at the Stables.
Hack Stand Telrephone, No. 319.
Hacks Nos. 45, 62, 63, 65, 70, 73, 97.
C. H. BELLINA, Manager.
Every mule or horse shoe we put
on is In iteslf a perfect gem.
To get the like, ring up or send your
critter to the shop of T. B. M.
We employ first class mechanics
"Prices to suit the times."
HUSTACE & CO.,
Wood and Coal
White and Black Sand
Which we will sell at the very lowest
Telephone No. 414.
A letter to one of the Kauai Repre
sentatives in the House was received
Sunday. The following notes of inter
est are presented:
"The Road Board has written a let
ter to Mr. Rowell this week which asks
for an appropriation for a new bridge
in Hanappe and to let the former re
quest for $2,500 to repair the bridges,
stand as applied for, as all of that
amount is badly needed for the repair
of the Waimea bridge. The Road Board
also recommends that we ask for no
appropriation for the valley road, re
imbursement of $1,000 for Hie bi-eak-"
waters in Waimea river and the re
quest for water works for the town of
Lihue. Taking into consideration all
the expense the Government will now
have with the damage done in Hono
lulu and other places, we ask only the
total appropriation of $S,500 instead of
the old requests amounting to $14,000.
"Tnese requests are recommended by
the Road Board in an official letter of
March 30th, because we must have a
new bridge in Hanapepe and the Wai
mea bridge must be repaired or it will
go in the next good-sized freshet. That
would be a very bad thing because a
great deal of the timbers are in pretty
good order now, and repairs to the
amount cf $2,000 or $3,000 would place
it in good condition again. I therefore
think that you will please all your con
stitutents in the district by working
for getting only these two appripria
tions. as recommended by the Road
STORES TO LET.
The large store in Waverley Block,
formerly occupied by B. F. Ehlers &
Co., will be subdivided and applica
tion should be made at once to Henry
Waterhouse & Co., for stores of con
venient size and good location.
HENRY WATERHOUSE & CO.
Equally great reductions.
prices are lower than ever.
Come early and get first choice.
i n FORT
I J STREET
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Easter the season of new fashions. The time when
everyone is arrayed in new clothes; i he occasion when
all wish to appear up-to-date and with the times, lie
dressed, look as well as your neighbor. Kenieniber that
your shoes play a prominent part in your make-up; don't
hesitate, ask us to assist you and you will be in the
swim. Prepare to look stylish, we will help von.
A. E. MURPHY & CO.
Island Orders Solicited. 205 Hotel St., Arlington Block.
Opp. Elito Ice Cream Parlors
K Sf , K K , , K . . , V V,
Is any news that is dear to the heart of every
woman and man nowadays. Men are begin
ning to find out that it pays them to read our
advertisements just as much as it does their
mothers and sisters. This week we offer you a
handsome line of
Ladies', Gents' and Children's Shoes.
ALL STYLES AND PRICES.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's Hose.
IN BLACK, TAN AND WHITE.
There may be better goods than these in
town, but not at the prices. Why experiment?
TEMPLE OF FASHION
Fort St. M. G. SILVA, Prop.
Paauilo, Hawaii, H. I.
Mr. J. G. Spencer,
Pacific Hardware Co.,
Dear Sir: The Secretary Disc Plow I pur
chased from you is giving us satisfaction. We
are using it to plow under a crop of lupins. They
are three feet high and very thick. Your plow
turns them completely under, at the same time
plowing the land fourteen inches deep.
I feel satisfied that with this plow the draft
for the same quantity and depth of work is as
6 to 8. That is, with the old plow, to do the same
work, it takes 8 good mules; with your plow it
takes only 6, and they are less tired at night.
Please send me another plow by first schooner
leaving for this.
You are at liberty to use' this in any way you
may see fit. Yours truly,
To buy Harness.
has become settled
Now the weather
YOU HAD BETTER HAVE
- A NEW HARNESS.
I5y all means take a trip here we're a little
ways from the shopping center but every step
in this direction may mean dollars saved and
satisfaction acquired. The very best line of
Harness no matter whether it be a light trap
or surrey set or an elegant Coupe Harness
we are sure to have what you want and at a
price you'd like to pay.
Honolulu Bicycle Co.
Telephone OG'J, 400 Fort St.
P. 0. EOX 496.
King St., near Nuuana St., Honolulu.
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