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Bishop, were made. One of the era- whole of the time the kava was being tors, who was a born poet, delivered a served. Meanwhile, the women rolled long, poetic oration, in honor of lcth Bmhcps, who are known to the Tcn- gans as Ilympe and Ttpasa. He had not one word of his poem, which was full of charming imagery, couched in the choicest language, written. Dr. Oiler, in replying, delivered an earnest and very inst'ructive address, after- wards saying grace. Then all the vict- uals. as apportioned, together with the other offerings, were taken away, and the kava was served with great cere- mony. An adjournment was made at this juncture until the afternoon, which was set apart for the holding of the games. The games commenced at two o'clock The performers, very quaintly and gracefully decked for the occasion, sat in a semi-circle of six groups cr choline having lulls or drums, which they used to accompany their singing. They be- gan by clapping their hands, and mak- ing very graceful gestures, and then they sang with great animation. Truly, it may be said, their countenances, their hands and their bodies speak. All the choir Look up the performance in turn, and the words of their songs were specially composed and learn1 for the present' celebrations. Refer- ences were made to the new Bishop, to his mission, and their warm wishes in his regard. There is no clapping to mark approbation in Tonga, but the word "Mallie" or bravo is spoken and repeated according to the enthusiasm of the audience. Two very interesting dances, one of them a warlike one, were given by the men. During t'he cigarettes, and after lighting them and having the first few puffs, they brought them to the guests. Everyone smokes in Tonga, men, women and even child- ren. As te.games cculd not be finish- ed before nightfall, a postponement was made to the following afternoon, so the gathering dispersed, and every- cne went to their hcmes. All the performances to which I have only made brief allusion, were perfectly modest, as well as pleasing, and there was not the slightest disor- der, or any sign of intoxication. On the contrary, general good humor and joyousness prevailed throughout. The celebrations are to be repeated in all the Catholic centers, and I nearly for- got to mention that each of the vil-  lages help one another and share in the feasting. Nc other institution on earth but the Catholic Church can thus stir them up and brtng them usefully and happily together. The mission. aries, and Dr. Olier especially, are high. ly esteemed, and much beloved by the Tongans, and with further assistance from his apostolic mission, Dr. Olier will soon triumph over the Hydra of heresy. Ah'eady a whole section in Nukualofa have asked to be admitted to the Church. After the consecration cf Bishcp Olier, Cardinal Moran said to him "You are the fourteenth Bishop I have consecrated," and Dr. Olier replied: "I hope I will be the best cf them all," and may he be granted "Ad multos an- nee" to carry out his word and resolve. GENERAL NEWS The House of the Good Shepherd at I St'. Paul was damaged to the extent of l in Washington that Mgr. Faleonio will many thousand dollars by the cyclonel act be sent to the Philippines, as has been reported. On the contrary his of last Saturday. One child was killed, l jurisdiction will be extended. Mgr. others were inqured. Marchetti, auditor of the legation, left Cardinal Satolli has sailed for Rome after eight weeks spent in the United States. During Ins stay he visited almost all our principal cities and was everywbe, e received with distinction and enthusiasm. He expressed admi ration for the splendid condition of the church in this country. Plans and specifications have been completed for a new Polish church, to be known as St. Stanislaus, at Size- nandoah, Pa. Ground has bee broken for a new steam ]avndry building at St. Mary's of Springs, near Columbus, O. An adjunct of the building will be used as a residence for the men who work about the farm and grounds. The St. Vincent de Paul Society, conferences of which were recently last week for a three weeks' trip to Italy All the graduates of St. Viucent's Academy, Detroit, who presented themselves at the recent examination for entrance into the Normal Train- lug School in that city, passed suc- cessfully This is certainly a deserved compliment for the high standing of the Academy. Plans sre now being made for the dedication ceremonies of the new Mer. oy Hospital, of Dubuque, Iowa, which is rapidly nearing completion. It is contemplated to make the event, which will take place early next month, an epoch iu the history of the order of the Sisters of Mercy. Hen. Charles .1". Bonaparte, of Balti- more,, has been elected vice president of the Howard Law School Associa- A valuable tract of land has been purchased by Bish0 O'Connor of Newark, N. J., costing $11,250, as a site for a Women's Catholic Hosvital. The property is improved with a fine building which will be remodeled and converted into the above institution. When these changes have been made it will be in charge of the Sisters of Charity. Plans are in preparation for the erection of a convent for the Sisters teactfing the pmoohial schools attach- ed to St. Mary's church, Steelton, Pa St. Anne's church at Philo, O, built nearly highly years ago, is undergoing a series of improvements Many dis- tinguished dignitaries of the eimreh have ministered at its altars Among these were Bishop Lamy, the first Archbishop of Santa Fe; Bishop Who. fan, second Bishop of Nashville ; Bish- op Fenewiok of Cincinnati, Arolbisi- op Purcell, Bishop Rcsenerans, Bish- op Watterson and Archbishop Moeller. According to the last sehod census the school population of California has increased 17,318 in the last twelve months, nearly one half of which is put down to the credit of Los Angeles County. Last Sunday week Bishop Muldooni dedicated two new Italian churches in !Cifieago. One, St. Philip Benezi of Romanesque style will cost $35,000 tim other, that of St. Philip, of simi- lar architecture, will cost $50,000 lmn completed. There was an im- posing and great attendance at both ceremonies. Arohbisil3pMessmer, since his re- turn from the convention of American Federated Catholic Societies in De. troit, is preparing a circular letter to the priests of diocese relating to the golden jubilee of the promulgation of the doctrine of the Immaculate Con- ception Tim handsome new St Francis Hos- pital at Kewenee, Ill, was dedicated On Sunday of week before last, mark- ing the culmination of the hopes and expectatmns of the entire city The site was presented by Mr and Mrs Elias Lyman The building is four. stories high with a finished basement and the prolrty as it now stands, in- cluding furnislings, is valued at $100- 000 and, having examined him, found that life was extinct. BI00E00DES=D UFFY established in all the parishes of the otty of Los Angeles, held its first quarterly meeting on Sunday of week before last, Bishop County presiding. & During the past year two thousand nine hundred and thirty.seven children attend Holy Family parochial schools of Chicago. St. Mary's Academy, Monroe, Mich. recently entertained a distinguislmd party of clergymen in which was Most Rev. Arehbisbov teardon and Bishop Mass. Gesu parish, Milwaukee, has pur- chased a strip of ground in the rear of the Gesu auditorium to which an ex- tension will be built at an early date to enlarge the stage, which is not deep enough. Roy. J. F. Prim, pastor of Mater Dolorosa church, blew Orleans. has been honored by the German Emperor with the order of the crown. The decoration is in recognition of work done in behalf of the spiritual welfare of Catholic sailors of the German man of war recently visiting tim above port. Hundreds of people turned out to witness the paraae of the First New York Regiment of the Knights of St. John on Tuesday of last week in Re. chester, lq. Y. Tine companies of the tion. The association honored by the selection. The new church of SL Henry in San Antonio, Texas, was blessed last Sun- day. It is expected tha the parochial residence which adjoins it will be ecru pie.ted in a short time. The retreat this year for the profes- sors_'and scholastics of eorgetown University ann Gonzaga College, Washington, in progress week before last, was conducted [by Father Lung- cake, S. J., of New Yor. Bishop Glorioux of Boiise, Idaho, summoned the priests of his digress to a retreat which began last T,esday week at Geneses. In xecognition of his servi0es while he was their pastor the parishioners of the Clmrch of tim Visitation, New York, have presented to Rev. Wm. T. McGuire a purse of $I,000. By the will of the late Margaret ]?rady of Phildaelphia $200 is left to St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, $150 to St. Ignatius' chruoh and $50 to St. Jo- seph's House for Homeless Industrious Boys in that city. On Sunday, September JS, Arehbish op Elder wtll dedicate the new church of St. Catherine at Westwood, O. Knights and two of the cadet compan. Preparations are being made for a very ies were in line making something ov- er 800 marchers in all. A house collection just completed in St. Philomena's parish, Pittsburg, Pa., for the benefit of the church net ted the sum of $1,575. The collection was this year substituted for the annu- al parian picnic. -----. " .... ! r.." According to press reports it has been announced at the papal legation elaborate affair. The four old bells that have been the property of the eimrch in Sauta Bar. barn for many years have been pur chased by the friends of the old Mis- sion, and have been put in place in the north tower of the old Mission They are rare old relies, and many "people did not like to see them sold to arran gers and taken out of the city, so they decided to purchase them and present them to the Mission Fathers During the present year the addition to St Joseph's Hospital, Marinett, Mie which h/s been figured on for some time will be built Need of more room to carry on the work of the in. stitution now makes the step compul- sory At a recent meeting held in Birming. ham, Ala, steps were taken to provide and school is i a monument to be erected over the WASHINGTON INFIRMARY OF grave of Father O'Reil]y, who lost his OSTEOPATHYF. J Feidler, D. O. ; life through an accident at the maneu. Margaret C. Eok, D. O. X--Ray when needed ; examinations free 1414 Second Avenue, third floor, Phone, James 4641 coring of state troops It is announced that Dora Gasquet, the eminent scholar atd historian, is coming to America to give a seres of lectures] at the different Catholic uni. versities Father Hornsby, S J, the well known Jesuit, who has been stationed in China for several years, has neon given charge ota class of 200 Chinese Catholics a Montreal Through the will of Albert Derigny the Little Sisters of the Poor of New Orleans are in receipt of $I0,000; the Hospital of $2,50, and the French Asylum in St Ann street, $5,000 Count Grosoli, president general of the "Opera dei Congressi" of Italy, has tendered his resignation to the Holy Fatherl It has been accepted, and his place is filled temporarily by Mgr Radini Tedeschi, wire is the first vice president The Bishop of Lamval ires had a long interview with M Edgar Combos in Paris He has not called on the Cardinal Archbishop According to the "Matin," the Bishop would have resigned,but was forbidden to do so by the Director of Public Worship At Ballymore, Cotmty Wexford. on Sunday, the death took place of Rev. John Corish, P. P., while celebrating i 10 o'clock mass in the parochial elmreh. After reading the first gospel hc turned round to address the :con- gregation as usual. Just as he uttered the words "Dearly beloved'" he fell on tbe altar. Dr. Hossett, the local medical officer, who happene to be in the church, rushed to his assistance Negotiations are going on with a ' "'" view to Propaganda being requested to t+++++++++++ send English speaking pmests out to R. W. DUFFY,   ?'f'=-' the Congo Free State. President. At the last annual meeting of the board of trustees of St. Franci's'Sm- H.D. BREDES, n ary, Milwaukee, action was taken to Vice President.  " "'_'_? provide for the education of young priests of that diocese for positions in ++I " the seminary faculty. The Benedio. ,= Covington, St. Tamany's paxihs, La., are making extensive improvere'ns GENERAL AG-NTS FOR and additions to the new college and S00I,LJDEI00AI00i00I00 preparatory school located tlree miles north of Covington on one of tim most WAGONS . CARRIAGES # HARNESS - , picturesque sites in the paish, FARM IMPLEMENTS M. aerobes, the French Premier, has WEST STREET CARRIAGE CO. "ubmitted to President Lou bet for sig- All Kinds of Blacksmitldng, Shoeing, Wagon and Carriage Repairt. natureadeoreesuppressing the Con- WE BUILD ALL KINDS OF NEW WORK gregation of tim Sulpioians. FARM IMPLEMENTS _ SEATTLE n es Phones Main ,42 Front 661 Mr. Jolm Redmond went to Belgium Ind. L 1864 Ind.L1968 reeeptly to be present at he reception 912-920 Western Avenue 1120 Western Avenue of his niece, Miss Dora Howard, into tim Irish Benedictine convent at Ypres  COMMERCIAL STREFI BOILER Seattle, Wash., June 14,1904. WORKS. Trains to and from Sumas and Van- H.W. MARKEY, PROORIETO eouver, B. 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