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HONOLULU, HAWAII TERRITORY, MONDAY, JULY 23, 1900. TWELVE PAGES
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OF HEALTH AT
THE LEPER SETTLEMENT
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appointed
PROFESSIONAL CARDS.
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Plans Discussed For
Its Progress.
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THE DM, ON THE ISLAND
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The
riiYJiciANd.
..-i--UJ attention given to I
. ,.m. iimesae. omre an. I rrd'knr.,
t,r.i nearly opp. Meihitdlat
lirh, ninVa hoiira, til tn U . tn.. S to
i ., 1 P vinUava, t to
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Molokai Colony Flourishing
and Unfortunates Seem
Happy.
; l H Cl.KVKt.ANI, M. D.-Offl
a; kiix hour. t U a. m., 2 to
. J (ViUmAlTH. omr anil r-
4.r rof ir.tm nj AU Bt. h'nr a t d.iybrrak Putur lny
r ftuiir, I to li, i to fl ami T to 1.
ur I to it m . i to 4 anil 7 to I a.
t. tunla I to iu ju a. m. ; tk ux.
Tli llari of Itrulth of th Territory of
Hawaii rrturn-l Stttunl.ty nlnht from Its
pUrlnmn" to th lprr 'ttlement on
MotokMt. Th Hoiinl anl thoae allow"!
to acrompany It Irft Honolulu FrMAr
ntxM at 9 o'clock anil arrived at Kalau
About elv.
rn hourt wrrt aprnt at th attlment
itnl alnioat all this time waa occupied In
v'ltlna tho point of Interent. In consul
tation with tho manaxera and dl'rnnalon
it rrMt uA.-omo. sjo N..uni -7 ' ...." .
TL I. . a3; roal.lanoo I vu-iom I" a tihi ji'moi iwic. m 7-r,
m Jfuiianii t; mrm houra I to 10 a.
. t In I aail In I B. fit.
not tro at in 11 me r ior in- jour
ney, nnd a it was on July 2t, 13), that
th prvvloua vinlt waa paid, a year a.ive
lut 14 few daya had clapad
(1KKHTINO ON LANDING
A ii'iinl. when the party waa landed in
the amall boat crowd of tho leper rath
eted to meet them. Many of the visitor
of whom over a hundred were natives
were, greeted by relatives and friend who
klxel them paaalonntely and carried them
oft to their own home scattered about
and enjoyed their cloae company until
the whl-tle Mew for the return. There
t K. C. WATrnilOUJtK.-O'nco and
mUr, klnf He. Bear Alapal; Attlro
w It II t, m; I to I and 1 to
V L? R I N A II T Vl 'M KON
I rurilANf Vet-rl.iary fturfooa
) I'-ntl.t, otneo Kin- Mt. Htahleo;
4 I1, rail ttr or nia-M promptly
n-r4. aiMK-laitle, ob.l.Uk't and
nnM.
Tel. 477.
t T. KAT.-U'NrMA.-OfTW,
k "im. 1 a. rn. to 4 p. m.
1 rn:rT-M.itl-"mitn M.U.. cr. rort
M ll'id ai.. ; etrii-a hour I to I
r, II. Illiilf .'hlU,l-lnhl tta.r.i.1
kiaat.nlo Tempi; Tel. HX
' a r. wai.i. mi. o. r.
hmira i a. m. to p,
"'. rrt Ut.; TeL 4J4.
m. ; Love I
DCNTI3T3
t OnC'fWNtA.V. t).D fl.-AUkea -it.
if ..Hii at ova Xlaaonlo Tempi. Ho- . . . . ,K
.4.iu oiti. hour m. to t p. m. rn,,,h mbric,n' lway " uch
u ca.lona, and, many of the visitor brine
Inn food and pleasant drink, score of
I'ttle luau wer spread.
The llourd of Health extended every
(curtesy to thoe who had obtained pr-
niis-Um to ko with It and no restriction
wer placed on them. To those who have
lled her Ions; or who have mnde the sad
trip to the Island of sorrow there la lit-
tl new to be told, but for other detail
will be Interesting
Thr are now &vs l. ptr In the vttle
mnt. The number Is decreasing yearly.
Of the 91, GDI r male and 311 female
Thirty
Tor-
etimatea furnished at abort no- tintu. s-. are white. Five are Amcrl
"' ii-h I . ...... -1. t ... r -
cans, lour aire itriiiru, uriumna
and one a Norwegian. Tho latter I
Kir! of 14 who lived here for some time
and, irolnj to Ban Francisco, developed
the disease tn tho Salvation Army Home
there. Nearly 4,0") lepers have been taken
to Molokai sine the colony waa estab
lished In Tho average death a year
MUSICIANS.
ftO HCHOor-Wlll remain
e-i aiii!i tna pumln vacation. -u-
f.n avail themaeve of thl to
up ior tim lost during i'-rao
ARCHITECTS.
f imi.r.K A I'A1 Arrhlteet and Most of the leper are native.
M.r 1(n, Knooia Arluiaton v ....
H..n..lulu. II. I : sketche aiid ,,r Chlne, and twenty, Includinj
r TKAIN, ArchltcU.-8ult
-wm iuim b, rori bu
ENGINEERS.
tT ?KlU' CO LTD. Engl
LTi nl o'lrmakr, lie
ha boen In the work. le Is not a cleric
hut devotes his life without, salary to
the care of male lepers who do not live
In separate establishments. The people
of the Home were In gala aftire SaturdiV,
r..st of the boys and youths wearing
khaki uniforms with brass buttons.
They lolled about under the trees or
dashed tip and down on horses, riding
with the abandon of cowboys. With
Hrother liutton are a numtxr of re
ligious men of a minor Catholic order,
principal of whom Is Hrother Van 1.11.
a Helglan whose face speaks his large
heart and Industry.
DIG TAIIO FIELDS.
They have taught their charges to toil
to a purpose and the green fields, banana
and weet potato patches and extensive
taro plantation show work and skill. Now
there are over a hundred acre In taro at
Walakolu, nenr Kalawao, the product of
which Is rontumtil by the lepers, jk1 be.
Ing the staple food. In the last year ttreat
advance have Iwen made In taro Knowing,
A good deal of it I upland taro which
doe not need a wet soil. Those lejK-rs
who cultivate the taro are paid fifty centa
a d.iy and other, work on a percentage
which yields them about the same. About
twenty-five men are employed. There
are six principal kind of taro planted
These are the nohu. pala-l, Ipu-o-lono,
ha'okea, pii-alll and ka-l. A conxlderable
lot Is the royal variety, making pink poi
Recently Mr. Italdwln gave the Home an
entire new cooking outfit of the latest pat
tern. Of course the arrangement for
steaming the pol are on a large scale, and
Hrother Dutton says that Mr. Baldwin's
gift I highly appreciated. The new wa
ter system afford a bountiful supply and
ha facilitated the growing of crops Im-
mtnely.
In the hospital of the Baldwin Home
are eight very, bad patients, several of
whom are Mini and all 01 wnom are to
tally helpless. The ministrations of these
brother to these stricken men Is enno
bling to learn about. They wash their
bodies and dres them daily and all for
nothing but their sense of duty and de
votion to the life they have chosen. One
firds no morbidness among those heroes
their day are too full of lalor for aufr'.it
but hope and perhaps a more real hap
piness than Is known by more eelflsh
persons.
The Hoard of Health was much grat
I fled at the progress of the agricultura
features of the colony and Instructed
Hrother Dutton to attempt a variety
of products. There seems no reason
why the colony should not grow every
thing needful except such eatables as
Hawaiian sol Hoes not produce.
Along the road from Kalawao to Ka
Uupapa. were dozens of cottages,
many of them tastefully furnished In
native style and surrounded by trees
and arbors, flowers and vegetable gar
dens. A year ago v. O. Smith of
fered a set of prizes for the greatest
improvement In the appearance of prl
ate premises. The prizes were award
ed In April last and the Incentive made
a remarkable change in the appearance
f most of the homes. The stones
were cleared away, grass planted, wa
tered ana cut. flowers planted, trees se
out and houses pairfted and cleaned,
The prizes were $25 for the best, f2
15, $10 and $5 for others. A prize con
test for results In tree planting, know-
as the Press Prize, will be decided I
Octobor. The prizes are $30. $10, $30, $2
K. IMJVK. C. K.-tiirvevoe n.l
'iKrtnnr; otn.-e. new Mjirixm I.I.I . ' about ISi.
A.he and Merchant t.: I'. O. THK LEPEH HOMES.
L" fc Ur l,,r Uken fur typewriting. The leper llv all over the peninsula.
iii.ii ,., la few mile In extent at in oa or pre-
mii.-..nginer and lrui.. maintain, which rlae 2.0") feet
l''.H' i.r I'l.mi.l. j .... u .. I
..1 " n""r l and form a sheer wall to guard escape to
.f7m ,. f'"n,"' "w,'r Hnta; of. ,h. othef ,u cf lh i.und. where are
. J" '- Hpr.M k. lo bl.H k. Tel. I d. , untatlon and healthy realdent. The
in;., ."IT.. landing I at Kalaupapa and here U the
ea.iiiBJ 1, .' M- Am- BM, c' B luahop Homo for Oiri. The Homo con-
M ii, i'bPuUT.L,nri M -iMa of many cottage, grouped aKut
' tl",ul'' TU . well cured-for ground and all presided
C0NTIUCTOR3.
over bv the Sisters of St. Francis. The
Slater showed the Hoard about and an
CO. Contractor sw end many question a to tho event
1 Hull I I. 1 -. "rw BWeri'U m.nj ijurBiiuu. mm v .4.v
'M lJn;'"VJr.t'",wrp'l;h':'t'r" improvement of the year. There
"'M a' .n VhVS rs aK,ut IX g:rl and women In the
.hln 8l- of )rn many of the latter having lived
In It cur sinr childhoo!.
T rTT- ontrtor and Hull Ur They reside In tho cottage which hold
'"r"' t.rl. h. woo. 1 or a.ut elaht or ten and which are kept
w V 1 alaca Walk; ret- riipuioiinly cl-an by tho Utior of th
'ler At., near Kawaio. I. irs. The Wall ar decoated with plc-
0PTICIAN3.
ll(iN I tho
lurea and tho lerer sit atout on the
port He or f1Kr In tho native fashion
rauao of Those who nai rrienu a viauor nr
Mil
. 7nr of all he.achea, nu- esj.ecllly happy but almost all seemed
"'iM a , I! "IT"" hU n of" at- serene and cheerful.. Especially did they
- 11, WL r!! 'TnymrX7 nt,ml brighten up when spoken to by the Slaters
a ULCAi. Oytlclan. Ixt. unprotected female leper of the
- " inur.ton A Carter.
4
i-ilony, and often It Inmate marry an
o to housekeeping In on of the many
h"u built by th Government for them
8TKNOfnArjIEn3
"itii. i,k tk 7P" Tho Sister have a dally achooi ior tne
I) T tl ....
lu.....nR0KlRA
h.'i.i7 ..,:u" n aagotlat-d.
" traaeie,; i,thei t.
Irlrl and they learn the simple branches
I of knowledge which, with music they
have piano and an organ help them to
forget their Isolation, resides they learn
the Catholic tenet and take a great In
tret In tho practice of that faith. 1
1 nriest e.f the Order of the Sacred lb-art
ministering to their spiritual wants.
DAILY OCCUPATIONS.
A tereopt!con would add greatly to
their pleaaure. Vlth It evening enter
talnment might b glvn and an Inter
esttng acquaintance with tho sight of the
. wtrl.l never to be een by them mign
IV M " "Ice, King St., hm galne.. Money could not be expended
b. tter. Agricultural Commissioner ray
Taylor, who ha looked after uch mat
lera averl time In the past will en
deuvnr to ret the necessary money.
AnnM ahn wrnuM vtance Into the ho
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I , " Knonnuy rine ana ipual at in manop iiunn i
hVn?.' ' acknowtedg.
'la ...
-n rai Union Church.
It-,.-
"l ' "Mmi vnlon church
rtiir.
r n
"t In service both In
vening. The anthem
V. I ,,v- n,y Shepherd Is.'
r' ,",'nir lender.! by
kll , ,1"'t Mr- OtI. and
OfTertorv aolo
I' Hndney, .unfC
Ml." inn"- Th offertory
' v rrvl,, v Hank's
r,M,,; M:n. f,h Lord.- and
I uiri ichooU
furtunale who ar unable to aerv them
acive and for whom death can be the
sol alleviator of suffering would under
stand the depth of pity that stirs the heart
rt nm wba return to communion wtin
his fellow after a day with the leper
Written targuage fall
On horseback th Hoard and it guest
i.rneyed across the peninsula a couple
of m!le-to the Il.illwln Home at Kala
wao. The bounty of II. P. Haldwtn built
and eT.l. pcd th Homo and Improvement
ficm vear to vear ar flu to ni cnaruy
It 1 under th direct charge of Hrother
Joseph Dutton, who Ut fourteen years
after the
soon.
, SIGHTS AND SCENES.
Returning from Kalawao to Kalau
papa. the Hoard of Health spent sever-
1 nours in discussion of the ooints obs
erved. The Board was entertained at
the residence of C. IS. Reynolds, who la
ne superintendent of the settlement.
Mr. Reynolds Is not much of a talker
ut an excellent worker. He has the
gures and facts of the colony's history
mi oaiiy events at his angers ends
nd his capabilities are conclusively
roven by the manner In which the
nee is conducted.
Its progress has been gradual, but
each year finds new additions and -aids
o comfort and convenience. Mr. Rey-
olds spends half his time at the settle
ment and comes and goes every fort
night. It Is to him that the Board
ooks for its knowledge of the colony.
Mr. Reynolds says that there were
ight or more marriages recently and
hat courtship and weddings follow on
Molokai as in Honolulu. As is, well
known, all children born are. as soon
as possible, brought to the Kapiolanl
Home In Honolulu, and, as is also well
known, they seldom develop leprosy. A
Hby or six months was brought here
when the Board came back Saturday
night. In one of .the Bishop Home cot
tages were twins of ten months, whose
mother, a leper, was rejoicing in the
visit of the father, who lives here. The
babies were handsome and laughing.
They will not be allowed to remain with
their mother much longer. Their moth-
r lavished her affection on their
mouths alternately with their father or
father and mother openly embraced
each other for minutes at a time.
Some of the little groups who spent
tho day In the cottages or gardens ate
openly out of the same dishes, the visit
ors brothers, wives, parents or chil
dren of the leper colonists dipping Into
the pol bowls with no thought of danger.
HAVE NO FEAR.
Old Kopena, who has had three leper
wives, and who, after burying two. Is
now happy with the third, was glad to
tell of himself. He has been for years
on the Island arid is not a leper, though
in the closest contact hourly. He takes
no precautions and his one grief is that
he has no children. Long ago he came
to the settlement 10 care for his wife,
and when she died he married a leper,
and then another at her death. He
w ould take it ill if driven away.
w llllam Mil of Honolulu was visit
ing his children three of whom are at
Kalawao. One Is in a desperate condi
tion. The father, who has two clean
children here, tenderly embraced his
olive branches as he told of his sorrow
at their condition. Their mother is
dead.
The question of the lepers voting was
taken up. Their ballots will be cast at
the settlement In the uual way and
will be fumigated here In a hot-air
chamber before being checked up by
the electoral registrar. It is stated
tnat 210 degrees Fahrenheit destroys
any possible germ. So with the postof-
fce question. United States Postal
Agent Flint who has the matter in
hand. Investigated it thoroughly and
said that he would recommend no
changes in the pewt office at the settle
ment other than that no stamps be used
and stamped envelopes only handled.
The mall will oe fumigated here and
money orders issued there will go
through the same process. Only coin
will be handled and all will De boiled
here.
When the farewell whistle blew hun
dreds of the lepers proceeded to the
landing, while those who had friends
with them accompanied them to tne
shore. For a half-hour the heartrend
ing scene of farewell continued while
the small boats plied back and forth.
Some had to be torn away forcibly. The
lepers clung desperately to their rela
tives, kissing them fervidly and hang
ing onto them in va!n attempt to pre-
nil
THEIR
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Young Men's Buddhist
Association.
FIRST MEET! NG YESTERDAY
and the history of the doctrine of Budd
hism. '.
And then we turn to tho question of
universal brotherhood of the Theosophl
cal Society,' and we are glad that the In
junctions of both iueosophy and Budd
hism perfectly agree. Therefore we wish
to have warm friendship exist between
the two, based on the same relation
against unbrotherly assumption, so lim
ited and exclusive.
The present-time universal brotherhood '
may be an Utopian idea Impossible for
awhile, but for every reason it is the
duty of our Buddhists to constantly use
our might toward its realization." We
have an, earnest desire to have the high-,
est condition of human and worldly har
mony, happiness, peace, and contentment
throughout the earth: and then we would
be putting into practice that divine law
of compassion which Budui.a taught us.
We hope to realize a feeling of brother
hood between our societies founded on
friendship, harmony and hospitality.
He was followed by others,, several be
ing members of the association. One of
J.. , 1 uifi mejiiurra ol ine association, one OI
apanese Members and White Visit them. garbed as a student of Buddhism,
lnicnea irom a scroll ana received tre.
ors Listen to Addresses
cn Religion.
mendous applause. Dr. Marquez spoke at
lengrta on theosophy, his remarks being
received with grave attention.
Lemonade and edibles were served in
the downstairs hall. The bu'luing, lane
and signboard were decorated with Jap
anese lanterns, flaKS and greens, present
ing quite a gala day appearance.
GEORGE MANSON IS
NOT TOBE FOUND
Mysterious Disappearance of
the Well-Known
Honolulan.
The Huddlittft Temple on Fort lane was
crowded yesterday afternoon during the
exrtises held under the auspices of the
Japanese Young Men's Buddhist Associa
tion. It was the first meeting of this so
ciety, which already counts scores of
Japanese on its membership roll. The
meeting was held in the auditorium of
the temple in the room where the sacred
shrine is screened from the view of the
worshippers by split bamboo curtains.
The chancel is composed of four pillars
of stained wood running from floor to
ceiling. A frieze work of gilden dragons is
... .idiwu woou nuill in ueiween tne fore- Man arm baa hpn mtaaini fn-
Pillars extending from the ceiling down several days and his family has re
the pillars about three feet, forming a ported his disappearance to the police
pleasing asject. The altar Is hidden be- department. It is stated that Mr. Man
hind the screens and used onlv bv the son has not been at his residence since
priests of the temple. Tuesday morning. Friends of his, how-
Between 3T0 and 4'X) persons attended ever, saw him as late as Thursday
the services, quite a number being for- evening when he was apparently well
eigners who came by special invitation to and cannot account for his long ab-
k int v. iMar,luez aa,,refs on tneoso- 8enCe. It is asserted that i financial
phy, which was interpreted into the Jap- . v. v . , , ,
anese language. The foreigners were as- trule8 ,havf ma Mr. Manson some
signed seats on one side of the hall, fac- wnat melancholy for several weeks and
ing the section allotted to the Japanese finally caused him to give up hls posl
ladies, who are required to occupy seats tlon as manager of the Republican. In
away from the male members of the con- vestments in sugar stocks which turn
gregation. e(j our contrary to his expectations may '
nSVnrf1 '!n,ranCH.!i?S,raSler v ' "TiT haVe had mUch to do With hl3 Changing
nits ana introduced the speakers. The ... . ...
first speaker was Mr. K. Banko. He spoke disposition, and Mr. Hanson's friends
first in Japanese, following it with an assert that brooding over this has caus-
Knglish interpretation for the foreigners, ed him to become deeply depressed.
Buddhism and its relationship with the Deputy Sheriff Chlllingworth has
modern teachings of the Theosophical So- been tracing Mr. Manson's movements
ciety was his theme He hoped for earn- since Tuesday, but states that since
est consideration of Buddhism on the part Ti,.o .t it
e r,-. 1 .1.. 1 1 j ,.1 Thursday evening no definite Informa-
or foreigners before they launched crlti- . . . 0 . . . . . ,
cinns unon Buddha, and his follower tlon of his whereabouts, is obtainable.
speke in glowing terms of the formation I rt ,s thought that possibly Mr. Manson
ol the Young Men's Buddhist Association I may have left on the Alameda, as if
ii: this city and declared it had for its still In Honolulu it seems improbable
foundation universal brotherhood. Mr. I that bo ivonirt no Iidvp ben rtlRrnver.
and $10 $150 In all. There was a slight vent their going. The condition of the
dissatisfaction over the first awards . lepers, or their evident condition, made
and a new set of prizes to be given In no difference to the visitors . Love sur-
the aummer of 1301 will be for tree mounted the danger and fear of con-
planting and Improvement of premises ; trading disease playod no part In the
together. The prizes will be $20, $15, $10
and $.1. A committee of three to look I
(Continued on Tage 9.)
Banko said In part:
We are today holding the first meeting
or the loung Men's Buddhist Association.
All of the members are very glad to have
you present. e have organized the so
ciety under the doctrine of Buddhism,
ed. known as he Is to a majority of res
idents. The hotels were first visited in
the search, and then the lodging houses
and In fact almost any place where Mr.
Manson could have obtained a room
THE SEA-GOING TUG FEARLESS, SISTER SHIP TO THE IROQUOIS,
WHICH WILL SOON ARRIVE IN HONOLULU FROM SAN FRANCISCO
aad our object is to realize the grand I for any length of time.
idea or universal brotherhood. We are xo theory is advanced by the police
earnest seekers after truth, as we boldly ag t ag to hlg probable fate. His corn
assert and can prove, that although some , , ..nra .!ht i Tin.
aspect of truth is at the basis of every Ple.te. disappearance from sight in Ho-
religlon. yet no other religions except ncwuiu inclines certain ui. umn w
Buddhism are more than a part of the belief that the Alameda carried Mr.
whole truth. Manson away to the Coast. Diligent
We cannot understand why men who search is still being instituted and
do not study the doctrine of Buddhism every means known to the detective
should criticize it wrongly or do not give department of the High Sheriff's office
that religion the attention It deserves. , 1 Q tK .,.,
We think it is the duty of human be- used to find 8me trace of the missif S
ings. and especially of every honest and man.
Intelligent person, to study well before Mr. Manson has resided here for
he criticizes. I about eight years and has been a prom-
I ask you to study the life of Buddha inent figure in business and govern
ment circles. He was a newspaper
man and was last connected with the
Republican as its business manager.
During the last .session of the Council
of State he was appointed Secretary
and performed excellent work, and was
clerk of the last Senate.
INSOLENT JAPANESE.
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EWS of the- coming of the tug Fearkss to Honolulu, as published in the Advertiser of Saturday, was received with
much Interest about Honolulu. The new tuicboat Is expected to arrive In Honolulu sometime within the next few
wek, and ehe will prove of much assistance In the work of handling ships in the harbor and likewise in making long
tew among the Islands.
The Fearless wa one of the best tugs owned by the Spreckels Towing Company of San Francisco. She was built in
to replace the old Fearless, which waa purchased by the United States Governrrent at the outbreak of the Spanish
war and added to the "mosquito fleet" as the "Iroquois." The latter vessel is already well known here and recently left
thl port to go to Midway Island. The new Fearless is the sister vessel to the old: phe is built on the same lines and is
her equal In all respect, excelling the Iroquois In some particular as she has several Improvements in her appliances that
th older boat ha not.
The Fearl.s Is rated as a "sea-going tug" and much of her work on the Coast has been in towing large vessels and
barge from port to port. Frequently she took ships from San vrancisco to San Tedro and on one occasion she made
the Journey from San Francisco to Seattle safely with a large ship In tow.
The Fearless will come down from San Francisco under her own steam as the Iroquois did a few months ago. She
coa,-carrTmsr capacity that enables her to remain ten days or more at sea, but as she is a fast boat she will in
all likelihood make the run from rort to port In about eight or nine days.
Loafers Terrify Residents of the Wai-
kiki Road Last Night.
Japanese laborers who have been
pouring into Honolulu irom isiana .
plantations were heard from last night
about 8 o'clock on the waiKiKi roaa
where for a short space of time they
terrorized residents. A dozen of them
intoxicated and arrogant In their de
meanor came up the road probably
from some of the Japanese lodging
houses in that section of the city. They
entered the premises of the residents
and made demands upon those wno
answered their calls for work and
something to drink. Meeting w ith re
fusals in each case they assumed
threatening attitudes and made re
marks which tended to scare the
women folks. Two entered the jara 01
James H. Boyd and that gentleman
promptly ejected them and telephoned
the information to town. The ponce
department was notified and raptatn
Parker had the mounted omcers pre
pared for aggressive action. A second
telephone message to Mr. Boyd elicited
the Information that the Japanese had
fled the neighborhood and all was quiet
again.
The trouble of last night. It is assert
ed, was caused by those wno nave
drifted from various plantations into
the city since June 14 when their la
bor contracts expired. They belong to
a class of Ignorant coolies who have
been the leaders of trouble at all times
on the plantations, , and from now on
j the police will exercise a careful sur
1 veillance over them.
.
AGREED CHEERFULLY.
must
The mistress "Bridget, you
stay until I get another girl."
Bridget "That was my Intenshun,
. - A. 1 lff J
anyway. I want ner 10 anow me aiim
ov a woman ye are."

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