Hoku Loa masthead, 1860–1862

Truth is power and it shall be triumphant.

I forgot that I had the masthead of the Hoku Loa up at top. The subtitle reads, “He mana ka oiaio, a e lanakila auanei ia.” In this world where leaders spin stories for their own benefit at the cost of the people at large, I hope the truth triumphs soon.



“Ka ukulii ia o Hawaii la!” 1866.

Speedy is the tiny one.—This past week, a little child appeared at the Hawaii Post office who was perhaps six years old, his name being Keaweehu, from Hilo of the Kanilehua rain; Continue reading