Place name list, 1883.

Here is the beginning of a list of place names found in  Saturday Press.

It is introduced like this:

“DICTIONARY OF HAWAIIAN LOCALITIES.

“[The names given below are Hawaiian geographical names—towns, districts, estates, mountains, valleys, bays, rivers, etc., which English readers are likely to come across in historical or newspaper reading. Translations are given when a satisfactory English rendering is possible. This dictionary will be continued as complete as possible.]”

(Saturday Press, 8/11/1883, p. 4)

Boxing matches in Hawaii nei, 1911.

BOXING AT THE ORPHEUM

There will be a boxing match of twelve rounds between George “Slim” Gilmore, the slugger of San Francisco, and Jim Hoao, Honolulu’s Hawaiian boy who is skilled at throwing blows; Dick Sullivan will be the referee.

There will be others boxing as well.

(Kuokoa Home Rula, 12/8/1911, p. 4)

KU'IKU'I PUUPUU MA KA OPIUMA

Kuokoa Home Rula, Buke IX, Helu 49, Aoao 4. Decemaba 8, 1911.

A benefit held for Duke Kahanamoku, 1911.

[Found under “Local News”]

A ball game was held last Sunday, and the profits from that contest was given to Duke Kahanamoku for the expenses of him going to America to compete in a swim meet against America’s famous haole swimmers. $227.60 was raised.

(Aloha Aina, 12/9/1911, p. 4)

Ua malamaia he hookuku kinipopo...

Ke Aloha Aina, Buke XVI, Helu 49, Aoao 4. Dekemaba 9, 1911.