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THE PACIFIC COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER : HONOLULU, MAY 12 , 1S9S.
-! ' 4 35 8 : f it ; fi .'A 5 '4 - W -m 3 S i !l , t J1 i! fi ? There is a time and place for all tilings and now is the time for you to buy your SUIT tween the STEIN-BLOCH made-to-fit and the merchant tailor's made-to-measure price, will be just about enough to set you up in the rest of your Spring outfit, hat, shoes, under clothes and everything. All of which we have in elegant profusion and at consistently low prices. M. HcINERNY. Merchant and Fort Sts. atest French Pattern Hats! By the Zealandia will be received a large invoice of all that is latest in FRENCH PATTERN HATS. Compare our goods with those exhibited by others. We feel confident that the result will be in our favor. The rich creations of foreign masters vie in beauty with the productions of our own artists together making a display that lias no peer anywhere in the city. Buying elsewhere means paying more than you should and for something that may not be as desirable as we can give you. The Dressmaking Department Is in keeping All that is the Jast to Hand: Special Line of Knox Sailor Hats, Several Designs. MISS M. E. KILLEAN, Propr. Arlington Block, Hotel St. Honolulu, H. I. Telephone 925. fi. E. Mc IN TYRE & BRO. East Corner Fort and King- Streets. IMPORTERS AND DEALERS IN Groceries, Provisions and Feed General Agents for the Sanitarium Brand of Health Foods. ooo New and Fresh Goods Received by Every Packet from California, STastern States and European Markets. Standard Grades of Canned Veg etable3, Fruits and Fish. Goods Delivered to Any Part of the city. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Island Trade Solicited. O. BOX 145. :::::: TELEPHONE 92. H- H. WILLIA Undertaker and Embalmer. LOVE BUILDING, 534-536 FORT ST. Telephone 846. Residence, KIncrSt. near Richards: Telephone SI 9. KING ST., Next to Every Style of Straw Hat Made to Order. SILK GOODS, LACQUER WARE, CROCKERY WARE, HANDKERCHIEFS, TIES, ETC. 1EAD THE ADVERTISE i INQ and ours the place in which to buy it. You will find in the special fine clothes de partment, containing those made by the STEIN-BLOCH CO., wholesale tailors, just the suit you want, and the difference in the price be It 9 J Y with the Millinery Department. Latest in Mirror, soshim EOT ICe HAT MANUFACTURER, Castle & Cooke. AN OPIUM BILL Fashioned on the Lines of Gothenberg System. Audit Act Considered House Ap proves of Appointing a Tax Commission. SENATE. Seventy-third Day, May 11. The special oommittee having the opium bill in charge brought in a sub stitute bill, Senator Waterhouse dis senting, in the place of the opium bill introduced by Senator Brown. The new bill provides for the sale and control of the traffic by the Govern ment. The bill is fashioned upon the system in use in Sweden. The impor tation is to be conducted by the Board of Health. A Licensing Board to be formed in each district of the Govern ment Physician, the District Magis trate and the Sheriff is to issue li censes to smokers in the district whose names are enrolled. The limit to be sold each person at one time is 20 grains; sale may not be made twice in one day. The price if the opium sold is to be the cost price, cost to in clude $3 per pound duty, purchase price, freight storage and cartage. The Board may also furnish opium for me dicinal purposes at cost to the Queen's Hospital, the Leper Settlement and vessels bound for a foreign port, for use on such vessel. A penalty of not less than $500 nor more than $2,000 and imprisonment for not less than one month nor more than two years, is attached for the illegal importa tion. Provisions are made for the register ing of smokers for license, the control of the license and all phases of the importation and sale of opium. The bill passed first reading without dis cussion and went to the Printing Com mittee. Senator Lyman introduced the bill of which he had given notice, for a railroad on Hawaii. The bill differs but slightly from the bill introduced in the House. It passed first reading and went to the Printing Committee. Consideration of the barbed wire fence bill wras deferred to May 18. The House bill amending the act re lating to the construction of railways passed first reading. The amendment prohibits any railway corporation from entering upon or taking any tide waters, or hindering, obstructing or in terfering with navigation in or on any public navigable waters, or building or maintaining any bridge, pier, jetty or wharf in, upon or over any harbor, bay or river beyond low water mark. The Finance Committee recomended the passage of the Audit Act, providing for the reconstruction of the Auditor's Department, and placing the inspec tion of the accounts and books of the Government more perfectly under con trol. The bill passed second reading. Third reading was set for Thursday. The Commerce Committee recom mended the passage of the bill fixing the license to sell milk at a low rate. The bill passed, including also the amendment to the act regulating the license for Notaries Public. The amendment passed by the Senate fixes the fee at $10 for Honolulu, $3 for the remainder of the Judicial Circuit and $5 for all other Judicial Circuits. Third reading was set for Friday. The Minister of the Interior furnish ed the statistics relating to dredging the Pacific Mail wharf slip in response to questions of Senator McCandless. The answer was referred to the Pub lic Lands Committee. At 12 o'clock, the Senate adjourned. house. Third reading of House bill 85, re lating to appeals from decisions of District Magistrates and amending Section 6S of Chapter 67 of the Session Laws of 1S92. Unanimous passage. Consideration of Resolution 1, deal ing with the appointment of a com mission to bring in a bill on taxes on incomes at the next session of the Legislature. Rep. Pogue moved for the passage of the resolution. The whole tax matter could be settled by the commission and he was sure the President would appoint the very best men to that body. The ayes and noes were taken and the resolution was unanimously adopted. Under suspension of rules Minister of Interior ad interim presented the answers to questions propounded by Rep. Gear in regard to the Richards street slip. This report was referred to the spe cial Committee on Contracts and Pub lic Improvements. Third reading of House bill 70, re lating to cemeteries. Unanimous pass age. Senate bill 17, relating to the regis tration of vessels was reported on by Rep. Atkinson. The committee recom mended the bill pass. Report 102, relating to wharves and harbors, laid on the table. Second reading of House bill 05, re lating to internal taxes, set for Tues day. Second reading and passage accord ing to the' recommendation of the committee of Senate bill 17. relating to the registration of vessels. Third reading set for Thursday. First reading of Senate bill -33. re lating to the Land Act. Referred to the Printing Committee to have amendments printed. Second reading of senate bill 30, re lating to appeals and bills of excep tion. A part of the bill was considered i-ecess until l.CO p. m. was AFTERNOON SESSION. Under suspension of rules Rep. Kaeo asked the Finance Committee when they would hand in its report on the examination of the books of the Pos tal Savings Banks. Rep. Pogue, as chairman of the Finance Committee stated that the committee intended to hand in a report bearing on all the departments at some early day. How ever, if the House desired a report on the books of the Postal Savings Bank, such a thing could be brought in a couple of days. Rep. Kaeo stated that the affairs of the departmnt mentioned had been quite generally talked about in town and that was his reason for asking the question. Continuation of consideration of Senate bill 30 and passage with amend ments recommended by the committee. Consideration of Report 113. relating to tide lands with the resolution bear ing on the subject. Made the order of the day for the 17th. House adjourned at 2 p. m. Pure and made riht. Schilling s Best costs more i make than any other bak r.g powder f,,s Low Prices Prevail. Since our introduction of low prices and first quality our competitors tell people that the goods are old or spoiled. YOU CAN HAVE YOUR MONEY BACK IF THEY DON'T SUIT. What better guarantee that the goods are right? Is not this enough to induce you to make a change of grocers? OUR PRICES ARE LOWEST. Never do we charge more. This week Doxse Brand of Long Island LITTLE NECK CLAHS Mb. Cans, 20c. Portland, Maine, LITTLE NECK CLAHS 2-Lb. Cans, 25c. P. J. YOELLER & Co. FORT & HOTEL ST. RECENT : ARRIVALS! FROM JAPAN: Handsome Silk Goods BLUE CHINA WAKE At more than reasonable prices. FROM SAN FRANCISCO: Gents' : Furnishings I Everything for the most fastidious as well as for every day wear. S. OZAK WAVERLEY BLOCK, HOTEL ST. Be Sure and See the Plarjs of the PROVIDENT SAYINGS Life Assurance Society Of New York, Before Taking Out a Policy. E. R. ADAMS. No. 407 Fort Street. General Agent. WING WO TAI & CO. 214 NUUANU STREET Ivory, Lacquer, Silver and Crockery Wares, Screens, Vases, Rattan Chairs, Crepes, Silks, Cigars, Etc., Etc. Engrossing and Illuminating DONE BY CHARLES K. HOPKINS. All orders left at the Pacific Hard ware Co.'s store will be promptly at tended to. Jj. KOXG FEE. Merchant : Tailor. 623i Fort St, Opp. Club Stables. FINE SUITS TO ORDER AT REA SONABLE RATES. Suit3 cleaned and repaired. Satis faction guaranteed. when a taken. OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC OOOOC 0 o GET IT AT WATEKHOUSE'S 0 0 o 0 o o o 0 We Are Able To Stand squarely behind every piece of Crockery, Glass ware and Cut Glass we put before you. In calculating cheapness, re member it depends on quality. We're cheapest because we're best. THE STRONGEST INDUCEMENTany store can offer is honest value. o 0 o 0 o 0 o 0 o 0 o 0 o 0 o S 0 o s 0 o We want to sell low- o est but we won't sell 0 anything that we cannot 9 recommend. We don't o believe you ever heard O anything bought of us V spoken of except in the q most favorable way. 0 That isn't chance it's A natural consequence. It's O because we carefully se- y lect our stock. s New novelties in v 0 o g o Mand China AND Austrian Ware. The invoice comprises O sets in PLAIN and x I FANCY DESIGNS, Ber- a ry, Ice Cream, Fruit O Dishes, Spoon Holders, Milk Sets, Cake Plates, Tea and Chocolate Pots. If you are in need of any of these goods and of course you always need PRETTY and USEFUL goods don't wait too long, as some of our pa trons are aware of the fact that these goods are being displayed; the pret tiest may be gone if you hesitate. I J. T. WATERHOUSE DOOXXXXXXXOOOOOOOOOC Decoration Day IS NEAR AT HAND. HAWAIIAN STONE MONUMENTS and CEMETERY WORK (in detail). CARVING AND INSCRIPTIONS. Prompt and careful service given to all work intrusted to me. ARTHUR HARRISON, Queen and Fort Streets. Wibh Washington Feed Co. It's Far Better To do without glasses altogether than to wear those that are not suited to your eyes. EXAMINATION FREE. Sight restored to all by S. E. LUCAS, PARISIAN OPTICIAN. OFFICE: Love Building, Fort Street. ESTABLISHED IN 1858. BISHOP & CO. Bankers TRANSACT A GENERAL. BANKING AND EXCHANGE BUSINESS Commercial and Travelers Letters of Credit Issued, available In all the principal cities of the world. 1A0 STABLES STAGE LINE Between Wailuku and Laliaina, Maui. Stage leaves Wailuku depot on the arrival of the 10:30 A. M. train, for LAHAINA, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Returning to WAiLUKU from Lahaina on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays in time to connect with the 1:30 P. M. train for Kahului, Spreckelsville and Paia. Fares and packages at reasonable terms. First class drivers Splendid road. IAO STABLES, Wailuku, Maui. A. DEREGO & SONS, Proprietors. Just Issue! A valuable book, by Prof. Walter Max well, entitled, in ....OF THE.... PRICE, $1.25. For sale by the Hawaiian News Co., Ld. Sole Agents. What Makes the Han or Woman? Clothes, of course! You hadn't thought of that. Why not buy clothes that are made In the right way? We are in the business to make all persons equal as far as clothes are con cerned. Why not buy the best? Why not buy tailor-made clothes at the price of ready -ones? We can place you in the position to do so. Medeiros & Decker, THE HOTEL STREET TAILORS. Waverley Block. FRAMED OR UNFRAMED, iiit Km Art sire: HO HOTEL ST. Fresh Whole Wheat, In 10 and 50 lb. Sacks. Graham Flour, In 10 lb. Sacks. FEED OF ALL KINDS. WASHINGTON FEED CO. COR. FORT & QUEEN STS. Telephone 422. Regrigerated Poultry -AND Fresh Salmon CONSTANTLY ON HAND. Metropolitan Heat Market, Telephone 45. YEE SING TAI. Hatting, Wall Paper, Wider Chairs and All Kinds of Furniture. CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER. Cabinet Making and Painting. Fort SU lii iii. MP