THE PACIFIC COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER: HONOLULU, DECEMBER, 29, 1S9S.
Have a saperb array of
GOODS selected by Will C.
King frem tbe latest Novel
ties on the Coast.
Suitable for Christmas and Wed
ding Presents, consisting of
Also the latest in
All are welcome at their Show
110 HOTEL ST.
So4idt your patronage and guarante
the finest class of work at
ONLY HIE LABOR EMPLOYED.
All Flannels and Silks are -washed b
Ordinary Mending and Buttons Sewe
Telephone No. 583 and leave you
IP YOU ARE TROUBLED with
dan draft or any .disease of the
scalp, a trial bottle of DANDRUFF
KILLER " will entirely remove all
doubt as to the virtue claimed for the
Prickly heat cured by a few applica
Be sure that the label on the bottle
bears the two faces and name; all
others are Imitations.
SELLING AGENTS Hollister Drug
Co., Benson, Smith & Co., Union, Bar
Are the hardest of all to make well
until yon become accustomed to the
task. Mothers tell us we are at our
best when making photos of the little
ones. Our quaint; unique poses falth
il likenesses and dainty style of An
ything photos find favor In every
Preserve baby's pretty face in one of
J. J. WILLIAMS,
BEAVER LUNCH ROOMS.
Fort St., Opp. Wilder & Co..
H. J. NOLTE, Prop.
First-Class Lunches Served
With Tea, Coffee, Soda Water,
Ginger Ale or Milk. Open
from 3 a. m. till 10 p. nx
Smokers' Requisites a Specialty.
HONOLULU IRON WORKS CO.
BOILERS, SUGAR MILLS, COOLERS,
BRASS AND LEAD CASTINGS,
And machinery of every description
made to order. Particular attention
paid to ship's blacksmlthing. Job
work executed on the shortest notics.
A NEW PAINT SHOP.
HAVING ASSOCIATED WITH U3
Mr. John H. West, a practical House
Painter, Decorator and Wood Polisher,
we are now prepared to give estimatei
on all kinds of work In that line.
Mr. West having had a practical ex
perience of over twenty years in San
Francisco and other large cities on the
Coast, we feel confident that any work
entrusted to us will give entire satis
factlon to our patrons.
PEERLESS PRESERVING PAINT CO.
US' II 11.
CANE : KNIFE
Planters' ImproYed Hoe.
Forged from one solid piece
of steel. Made specially to
Of the Best Quality.
GALVANIZED. K03. 4, 5 and 6.
IN PERFECT ORDER.
Call and examine the above.
Secretary Disc Plows,'.
Small Steel Plows,
Agents .for the Vacuum Oils.
Late Saratoga, Waikiki
Mr. Karl Klemme begs to notify ths
Public of Honolulu and surrounding
Islands that be has undertaken tbe
management of this well known
Every arrangement has been made
for the convenience of Bathers and
those wishing to enjoy a
Vacation : at : the : Seaside.
ROOMS BY THE DAY, WEEK OR
He trusts that he may receive the
patronage he will endeavor to deserve,
Frea bathing for school children
For particulars inquire at Tivoli
Baths or Telephone 899.
Real Estate For Sale.
LOT AT WAIKIKI. On the beach.
Good location. Excellent bathing.
TENEMENT HOUSE ON KEKAU
LIKE Street, containing 4 stores below
and 11 rooms upstairs. Rents for $53
per month. A good investment.
LOT ON KUKUI STREET, near Riv
er street. Size 40x75.
No. 121 Queen St., next door to Hack
feld & Co. 4379
CITY REPAIR SHOP
115 BETHEL STREET.
Opposite Castle & Cooke.
STRICTLY NEW. 189S CLEVELAND
BICYCLES FOR RENT.
Repairing promptly and thoroughly
attended to. All work guaranteed.
NEWLANDS : RESTAURANT.
Next to Post Office. Open from 5 a. m
to S p. m.
DINNER AT 11 A. M.
Meals at all hours, 25 cents.
HANG WO & CO.,
A FEW THRILLS
Experience of Colonial
Boys With a Barber.
Shaved By Murderous Lunatic He
Forgot to Kill the Last Man.
There were five of us hunting and
fishing in the Queensland bush, when
one rainy day a stranger appeared. He
said he was a tramp barber, ana as
none of us had been shaved for a fort
night we gave him half a day's work.
About four hours after he had left us,
a band of six nun rode up, and th.e
leader inquired if we had seen a tall.
rougniy dressed man pass mat way.
We told him of the barber, and he
looked from man to man and exclaim
ed: "Good gracious, but you are all fresh
"Yi?s, we gave the barber a job."
"And he shaved every one of you?"
"He did, and did it well."
"Boys, do you hear that?" shouted
the man, as lie turned to his compan
ions. "What of it?" asked one of our party.
"Why, he went insane yesterday, and
cut a man's throat in his barber chair
over at Unadilla and we're after him to
put him in an sylum."
They rode away at a gallop, and next
morning returned to our camp with
the man who had been captured after
a hard fight and was tied on his hor&e.
He seemed to remember us when he
was given a drink of water, and as he
handed the cup back he quietly observ
ed: "I say gentlemen, please excuse me
I meant to finish oft i'ie last man who
got shaved, but I got to thinking of
something else, and it slipped my
(This recalls Bradley, a negro who
once lived here and who during his
residence carved a woman with a razor.
Bradley was at that time a ticket-of-levae
man from San Quentin, the fa
mous prison of California. He had com
mitted a murder up there with a razor.
On reaching the Coast from here,
Bradley was recognized, hunted down
and placed again with the lock-step
gang of San Quentin. He worked part
of the time as a barber. One day a
visitor was Judge Murphy of San Fran
cisco, who had sentenced Bradley. The
judge was invited to have a prison
shave and more for a joke than any
thing else, sat for the operation. He
had been under the razor about a min
ute when he recognized Bradley and
from the look of the man and his1 ac
tions became seized with fear. Judge
Murphy was a good talker and he be
gan to tell how his duty as a judge
compelled him against his wishes to
send men to prison. He explained care
fully that his task was to only com
plete the work of the witnesses, attor
neys and jurors and that he could not
be justly blamed for punishment inflct
ed on any man. The judge was very
much in earnest and Bradley listened
intently and completed the shave. So
soon as Judge Murphy left the chair he
looked Bradley in the eye and said to
him: "Didn't you intend to cut my
throat with that razor." The darkey
answered: "That's just what I did sir.
I recognized you when you came into
the place. I have hated you ever since
you sentenced me, "but when you talked
I saw I was all wrong and you were all
VOICE OF BRYAN.
WASHINGTON. Dec. 16 William J.
Bryan came to the House of Repre
sentatives today, and was given a most
cordial reception by his former col
leagues in Congress.
Col. Bryan expressed himself very
emphatically to his Democratic asso
ciates upon the duty of Congress in re
gard to the Philippines. He believes
that the islands ought not to be held
longer than is necessary for the United
States to establish there a stable and
independent government, such as was
guaranteed to Cuba in the resolution
which led to the declaration of war,
and he believes it is the duty of Con
gress to make a declaration of the in
tention of the United States at the
earliest possible date, in order that
there may be no misunderstanding in
the future, and that the natives of th
islands may be assured that the ulti
mate purpose of the United States is
to give them a free and independent
VIEWS OF RIOS.
LONDON, Dee. 17. The Paris cor
respondent of the Times, M. de BIo
witz, telegraphed this morning a long
interview with the president of the
Spanish peace commission, Senor Mon
tero Rios. in the course of which he
represents the Spanish commissioner
as complaining that the "Americans
had acted as parvenus, who do not yet
know misfortune or defeat."
Senor Rios remarked: "When later
on they also have suffered reverses,
they will be less inflexible to those who
have suffered defeat."
The Spanish commissioner contend
ed, according to M. de Blowitz, that
the Philippines are still unconquered
and that their conquest would not be
accomplished quickly. What most
pained him, however, appears to have
been "America's attempt to deprive
Spain of her honor by refusing to ar
bitrate regarding the Maine."
1 .f. .
THE FRENCH FLEET AT TOULON.
I.Ji England, France lias been petting ready for war right alone:, refardlea of
pace negotiations. Sune of the formidable vessels of the French tleet, of which hi
illustration allows four, have been overhauled at Toulon and put into shape for imme
diate action should the necessity arise.
"Calumet" makes the light
est, sweetest and most
NONE SO COOD.
BANK OF HAWAII, LTD.
By vote of the stockholders of the
Bank of Hawaii, Ltd., a
Will be inaugurated January 1st,
1899. Ordinary and Term Deposits will
be received at once, and interest al
lowed in accordance with rules and
conditions as printed in Pass-Books.
Copies o terms and conditions upon
which deposits will be received may be
had on application, or mailed to those
THE BANK OF HAWAII. Ltd.
CHAS. M. COOKE,
Honolulu. Dec. 15, 189S. 5104
I wish to announce to the public
of Honolulu that during the holi
days I will fit Spectacles and Eye
Glasses of all description at more
than reasonable prices.
Free examination of the eyes.
S. B. LUCAS,
Love Building, - - - Fort Street.
WASHINGTON FEED CO.
COR. FORT & QUEEN STS.
Importers and Wholesale Dealers
HflY, GRR1N. FEED, FLOUR, MEHLS. elG.
Our goods are always fresh. Island
i m co., in
121 Queen Street.
CARRIAGE AND WAGON BUILDERS
RUBBER TIRES AND ROULBR
WILSON & WHITEHOUSE,
Sole Licensees Hawaiian Islands.
Ill Queen. Street
COYNE & MEHRTEN,
NOW IS THE TIME te- have your
Upholstering done. We have Just re
ceived a large supply of Upholstering
Goods of the Latest Designs. A large
viariety to pick from the best that
was ever imported here. If you want
a Box Couch for Ladies' Dresses, cov
ered in any style, we can do it. Par
lor sets or Odd Pieces reupholstered.
Call and &ee our Cozy Corner Lounges
something new You will want one
when you see it.
Mattresses made to order and reno
vated. Silk Floss for Cushions and pil
lows. Telephone 92S. (Masonic Temple.)
Lu KCXN Gr FEE.
Merchant : Tailor.
623 Fort St., Opp. Club Stables.
FINE SUITS TO ORDER AT REA
Suiti cleaned and repaired. Satis
1 . 3
1st. 18 Lots at Kalihi, opposite H. C.
2nd 7 Lots at Kalihi, adjoining Hon.
D. II. Kahaulelio's new Castle.
3rd. 4 Lots at Kalihi, nest to Mrs,
4th. 12 Lots at Kalihi, facing Kame
hameha IV Road, and in front of G.
5th. One Lot 96x200 feet, mauka of
the Catholic Church premises at Ka
6th. 10 Lots at Kapalama, 'lying
mauka of King street, about 300
feet from the Kapalama Tramways
7th. Five Lots and Houses at Kapa
lama, situated mauka of King street
and on the Waikiki side of Morris
8th. A Lot of about half an acre
mauka side of King Street, about 400
feet from the corner of Liliha and
King Streets. The premises pro
duce an income of $628 per annum;
will sell for $5,500.
9th. 25 Lots 50x100 feet in Puunui
25 Lots 75x150 in Puunui Tract.
25 Lots 100x200 in Puunui Tract.
10th. 6 Lots 100x200 on Nuuanu street,
right opposite the old Ice Works.
About 300 Lots 50x100 at Nuuanu at
rear and mauka of the above 6 Lots.
11th. About 70 Lots in the Kekio
Tract, situated opposite the Makee
Island Band Stand. It is admitted
that it Is one of the best tracts near
the Waikiki Sea Beach.
12th. About 300 Lots in the Kapahuiu
14th. About 1,000 acres in Kealako-
mo. Puna, Hawaii; the land extends
from the beach to about 2 miles
from the Volcano.
15th. CITY PROPERTIES, Etc., Etc.
Prices are the cheapest In the Market.
For further particulars apply to
REAL ESTATE BROKERS.
W. C. AchI, our manager, has over
16 years experience in Real Estate
Business in this City.
Honolulu, July 19th, 1898.
J. F. MORGAN.
Member of Honolulu Stock
Telephone No. 72.
504S P. O. Box No. 591
WM. G. IRWIN & CO.,
Wm. G. Irwin. .President and Manager
Claus Spreckels Vice-President
W. M. Giffard-.Secretary and Treasurer
H. M. Whitney, Jr Auditor
AGENTS FOR THE
Oceanic Steamship Company
Of San Francisco, Cal.
Nuuanu street, near Beretania, oppo
site Commercial saloon.
410 Montgomery St.
BETWEEN CALIFORNIA AND SAC
San Francisco, California.
Twenty years of successful exper
ience as a Real Estate Agent enable
me to state that I have done well tot
investors, when they followed my ad
The attention of thoss having monej
to invest is called to the fact that ther
are great opportunities to make splen
did investments in San Francisco Ilea!
Estate at the present time. The coa
dltion of realty at present favors thi
buyer. Thi3 13 the time to invest whe
properties can be purchased at low
San Francisco has a great future; all
unite on this point. It is to be Ui
great city of the Pacific Coast and th
man who buys now will make himsU
I offer my experience and knowledgt
of values of property to those who d-
sire to purchase business properties
for income, or improved lota or blocks
for investment. Information cheer
fully given in reference to all matter
pertaining to Real Estate in San Fraa
cisco. I will be happy to correspond
in relation thereto.
Sometimes estates are divided, an
the property has to be sold; in thls
way fine purchases can be made. Th
undersigned possesses information of
all such sales and can advise buyers
as to values.
Money Invested on Real Estate se
curity for those who desire to loan
Full charge taken of properties &si
taxes paid for absent owners.
W. J. OUNN,
Real Estate Agent, 410 Montgomery
St., San Francisco.
LIFE and FIRE
9ew England MufuQl Life losuranceGo
Eli Fire Insurance Comny
Repairing and Locksmith. Telephone 308
J. T. LUND.
PRACTICAL MAC H INST
Ornamental Iron and Brass Work
Uronze and Electro-Plating.
in all its branches.
Union Street (Bell Tower) Honolulu.
Object of the
Palama Co-operative Grocery Co.
Is to enable the public to gt
their groceries at something llkt
A trial order will convince you
of the truth of what our custom
ers say about saving money tinea
they commenced to deal witlx na.
Opposite Railway Depot.
P. O. Box 609-
Bran, Oats, Barley and Hay.
108 KING STREET.
G.J.Waller : : Manager.
Wholesale and Itetail
WING WO TAI & CO.
214 NUUANU STREET.
Ivory, Lacquer, Silver and Crocker!
Wares. Screens. Vases, Rattan
Chairs, Crepe, 811 ka, cig
ars. Etc.. Etc.. Etc. j
PflLflMfl CO OP. GROCERY CO
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