Miss Kuaana Nathaniel starts a pa hula, 1945.


Miss Kuaana Nathaniel has begun a pa hula that is opened every Wednesday evenings beginning from 7:00 and ending at 8:00 in the evening.

She is a youth that is proficient in the Hawaiian hula, and should anyone desire their children to gain this knowledge, go and meet and talk with Kuaana Nathaniel on Alae Street on the premises of Halai.

(Hoku o Hawaii, 10/10/1945, p. 1)


Ka Hoku o Hawaii, Volume XL, Number 22, Aoao 1. Okatoba 10, 1945.

Mrs. Rose Kuamoo’s new studio, 1941.


Today, Mrs. Rose Kuamoo is moving to a new studio, to teach hula and song. The studio is above Hilo Dry Goods, on Kamehameha Avenue, near Kress Store.

(Hoku o Hawaii, 10/1/1941, p. 1)


Ka Hoku o Hawaii, Volume XXXVI, Number 23, Aoao 1. Okatoba 1, 1941.

The Queen visits Hilo, 1914.


Queen Liliuokalani arrived here in Hilo in the afternoon of this past Sunday, and she is an honored guest of Mrs. Aima Nawahi these days. The Royal one of Hawaii is in good health. She will return to Honolulu the following Friday.

This Thursday, at 10 a. m. until 12 noon, our Queen graciously has granted loving audience with all those who go to see her at the home of Mrs. Aima Nawahi. The members of all the Hawaiian Associations of Hilo nei also want to see their beloved Queen. This audience is open to all the people here in Hilo. Continue reading