English coverage of Kamehameha Schools graduation, 1908.

CLOSING EXERCISES AT KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS

The Kamehameha Manual Schools will have their closing exercises this evening and the graduating class have invited their many friends to be present to enjoy the following program which has been arranged:

Prelude—Offertoire in D Minor ..Batiste
Miss S. L. Byington.

Invocation—
Rev. Bradford Leavitt, D. D.

Response—”He Aloha no ka Haku”..Liliuokalani
Choir Boys.

Essay—”Ancient Hawaii as Told by a Retainer”
Julia Lazaro.

Mele—”He Inoa no Pauahi”..Prince Leleiohoku

Essay—”Modern Hawaii”
Henry Waiau.

Essay—”Industries of Ancient Hawaii”
Elizabeth Macy.

Chorus—Hawaiian Hymn ..E. A. P. Newcomb
Boys’ Glee Club.

Essay—”Industries of Modern Hawaii”
John Pahia.

Essay—”Influence of Kamehameha in the Future of Hawaii”
Joseph Ordenstein.

Chorus of Vintages ..Henry Smart
School for Girls.

Essay—”Woman in Ancient and Modern Hawaii”
Lillian Broad.

Essay—”Hawaii of Tomorrow”
James Mahikoa.

Chorus—Recessional ..De Koven
Boys’ Glee Club.

Presentation of Certificates.

“Hawaii Ponoi”

Benediction—
Rev. John L. Hopwood.

“Kamehameha School for Girls’ Call”
Senior Class.

Postlude in E Flat..Lefebure Wely

The graduating class of 1908 consists of the following pupils of the school:

Girls’ School—Academic Department: Ah Moe Ah Kui, Hannah Aiau, Lillian Louise Broad, Emelie Kualii Dunn, Mary Kaohukeaokalani Gohier, Adeline Poipe Hose, Julia Kaililani Lazaro, Emma M. Makahanohano, Elizabeth Macy, Miriam Namahanaokalani Mundon, Esther Kaleiokamoku Purdy, Wilhelmina Kameilelani Weight. Domestic Art: Lucilla Kaluaihonolulu Kamakawiwoole.

Boys’ School—Edward A. Campbell, Samuel G. Kaimuloa, John Kapu, Charles K. Kaui, Willie P. Kauwalu, Daniel K. Komomua, Robert S. Lono, Alsexander K. Lota, David R. Mahoe, John J. Mahoney, James K. Mahikoa, William Naeole, Albert K. Naukana, Joseph Ordenstein, John Pahia, John Smith, Robert K. Smith, Henry Waiau, David K. White, John K. Wright.

[Sometimes the English coverage of a story can be more detailed than Hawaiian coverage, but the opposite can also be true. It is important to look at all available accounts if you are looking for historical information!]

(Pacific Commercial Advertiser, 6/9/1908, p. 9)

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The Pacific Commercial Advertiser, Volume XLVII, Number 8060, Page 9. June 9, 1908.

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