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 - - IIAWtpiSITED BY niMiriitfrtoi The Heaviest...
- IIAWtpiSITED BY niMiriitfrtoi The Heaviest Storm in the Islands for Years Two as he Is required by law andrlhe Collector ol Custoniir Imposed ihe peiulltvpf JlJOD prescribed bithe statute tprnglct This - pots the captain and vessel Jija serious predicament as be - wisnot hound for this pprt andi has no mf an vof raising the money here The French - Consul has taken the matter - uphrtr - wjil teek to - ae - fiire a remission of all or n part of the fine - by the Secretary of thTrcasuTy 5 ARGUMENT ONTrlEtvf MARSHALL ftBEL CASE Fk - - j STREAMS SWOLLEN Aty THE COUNTRY FLOODED ONE LIFE IS LOST THROUGH THE BREAKING OF A STREAMS BANKS Debris Washed Into Honolulu impedes Traffic but Injury to Property Is Slight on Account of the Good Drainage r rnnrie 4mT vin - n Austrian carpenter earned Berry and ad r course coming down Ka her husband to secure a divorce He ins became a torrent begged her In vain to return rpm her way - Rpeclsl Correspondeaee of the Chronicle HONOLULU October 20 The heaviest rains and the most damaging floods which have been experienced here since March 24 1898 occurred on the evening of October 16th Within - an hour there was a downfall ot rain varying from 126 Inches at the naval station at the edge of the harbor to 815 lnebes at Luakaha about four and one - half pilleaup Nuuahu valley from the harbor In the mountains the rainfall must have keen nhenomeriat but as there ar no rain gauges further trp ftiah Luskshalt is Im - posstble Ho - say - what the ralnfalL was - Across the Pali on tte windward side of theislknd the rainfall was In some places tenlnches - Within the Scope - of the storm every stream and wat from the mounts Channels In which there has been no wa ter for a year and a half became rivers In volume In many of the down - town streets particularly those running from Punchbowl tb the harbor the water at times was a rushing torrent a foot or more deep These brauthtdnwn lnunvmn nuantttles of silt and debris from the higher levels which as the torrent subsided was deposited at the cross4 streets burying the street - car tracks In some1 places a foot to eighteen Inches In mud The Judge Estee Invites the 8ar Generally to Discuss His Jurii - diction - HONOHILTJ bctoberM - rJiidge Estee on October 16th spent the entlre day hearing argument on the question whether he had Jurisdiction to hear and determine the habeas corpus case of William H Marshall convicted of criminal libel and seeking release on the grounds that be was hot prosecuted by indictment or presents meni of a grand ilury nd was convicted by a verdict of only nine Jurprs ThIa was according to Hawaiian - lawi biitrit is claimed that IKls InJvlolatSon - ofthe Wll of rights of the United States Constitution - r - z Judge Estee issued a general Invitation to the bar to participate Inlthe argument on either side Those Wargulbg that the Court had Jurisdiction were John T de Bolt the attorney for the petitioner ana George DCearOh - the other side appeared Attorney - GeneraliEiP - Dole ex Attorney - General WrOSmtthf District Attorney J U uairaana uenerai a p HartweiU The contention of thesewas that the remedy of the petitioner If he had any was by writ of error tothe Supreme Court of the - United States Judge Kstee reserved his decision s V - rj - - iP - Kills His Lost VVifetaod Himself IIONOLUI dcioberj20f4 Benjamin Stlegemarin keeper ef a amail notion store shot his wife andthen klUed himself while Lthe rainstorm of Octpberil6thaaat tlts was a graduate of Bardji HI fsebs School - for girls thereKHewas bbrh4n JaffajThy had lived here about three years They had two chlidreriisSQnje months ago StUgemann went tb - the coast to buy goods andwhenhefeturriedhls - wife told mm sne naa rormea inmitacnmenioiriiii wardhess Finally he Went - to the room at the Honolulu Hotel where his wife and ths man were - stopping taking his wifes father with him and - in tbe - presenceOf ths latter fired the fatal shots Stlegemann died within a short time hli wife two days - later - j Mountain crirnbersjAttacked byBees HONOLULU OctbbeKad - pA mountain climbing party last Saturday was attacked by acolony of wild bees arid came had climbed

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 29 Oct 1900, Mon,
  3. Page 5

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