What kind of poi is red poi? 1932.

Best Koolau Red

POI on

Special Sale

Every Tues., Thurs., Sat.

SEE WO POI FACTORY

“THE HOME OF RED POI”

1203 LILIHA ST.  PHONE 8331

(Star-Bulletin, 5/20/1932, p. 9)

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Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Volume XXXIX, Number 12568, Page 9. May 20, 1932.

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Smallpox—Mai Puupuu Liilii—Hebela, 1862.

Small Pox [Mai Puupuu Liilii],
AT IRISH CREEK, CALIFORNIA.

On the 25th of April, was the day I arrived here, and Small Pox [Hebela] had spread amongst the people here. Four people were cured, and one person named Kipouno Mangsia died. And when I arrived, there were three sick at that time.

By the loving request of the people here, I felt pleased and my heart was happy to stay for awhile with them here. After staying here for one week, there were many sick; seven new cases, totaling ten. Continue reading

Hawaiian missionaries William Kaulehelehe and Merelina Kaulehelehe go to Oregon, 1845.

Hawaiian Missionaries.—On this past 15th of May, Kaulehelehe and his wife, Merelina, sailed to Komilewa, that being the land called Oregon; they went to live as teachers for the Hawaiians there; they will live under the British governor there. He [the governor] wrote, requesting for a Hawaiian teacher to go there to teach those who are living there without a teacher. This is the annual salary, two hundred dollars ($200). It is not a big salary, because the cost for supplies there is expensive. Continue reading