Hula thriving in Heeia, 1876.

[Found under: “PALAPALA I KE KUOKOA.”]

Useless activities of adults.

O KUOKOA NEWSPAPER; Aloha oe:—

Please grasp this bundle with your right hand, so that our friends will see from Hilo to Waioli, with Niihau to boot, that being the words above, “useless activities,” that being the hula.

Here in Heeia, Koolaupoko, there is much hula now; at Iolekaa there is 1 hula school with Hopa the male kumu hula; at Heeia Waena, Palau (m) and Naholowaa (f), those two are the kahu hula and Ioane (m) is the kumu; Continue reading