Paradise of the Pacific
magazine started, presently known as Honolulu Magazine.
Hawaiian Tramways, Ltd. starts a mule-car service in Honolulu and is subsequently taken over in 1903 by the Honolulu Rapid Transit & Land Company.
B.F. Dillingham starts Oahu Railway.
Park Beach Hotel is the first hotel built in Waikiki; it ceases operation within a year, later becoming the stately mansion of James B. Castle.
Minister of Finance annouces government bonds will no longer be issued due to the increasing amount of deposits in the Postal Savings Bank.
September quarterly statement of the Finance Department shows a cash balance of $144,538 after all claims against the government are paid.
$4,541,000 worth of imports arrive in Hawai'i; exports total $11,708,000.