Johnny Noble’s band, 1925.

Johnny Noble’s Singing Group

This is the singing group and band, the club of Johnny Noble. Starting from the left to right, Isaac Kanae, Pete Opunui, Ernest Hollron, Dan K. Pokipala (manager), Solomon Kamahele, William Smith, William Punohu, and seated is Johnny Noble (second in charge and leader of the band).

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(Kuokoa, 4/23/1925, p. 5)

Ke Kalapu Himeni a Johnny Noble

Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke LXIV, Helu 17, Aoao 5. Aperila 23, 1925.

Albert Loomens of Wilcox Rebellion sentenced, 1890.

[Found under: “HAWAII NEWS”]

Albert Loomens is being banished, that Belgian who joined the rebellion with Wilcox and party on the 30th of July 1889; and he was tried and sentenced by jury on October of the same year for treason. His sentence was death but this was forgiven by the Privy Council [Ahakukamalu], and the death sentence was reduced to one year of hard labor on the condition that he leave this country at the end of this term. Therefore, on the afternoon of this Tuesday, he was sent aboard the Consuelo for San Francisco.

(Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, 10/18/1890, p. 2)

Ua kipakuia aku nei o Albert Loomens...

Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, Buke XIII, Helu 42, Aoao 2. Okatoba 18, 1890.

Food Exports, 1890.

[Found under: “HAWAII NEWS”]

Hawaii exported to San Francisco in the month of this past August, 1,311,200 pounds of rice at the price of $71,265; and China exported to the same market in that month, 1,977,412 pounds of rice at the price of $35,156.

[What a different world we live in where we import most of our food…]

(Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, 10/18/1890, p. 2)

Ua hoouna aku o Hawaii i Kapalakiko...

Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, Buke XIII, Helu 42, Aoao 2. Okatoba 18, 1890.