149 years ago, Kamehameha V proclaims the Eleventh day of June to be a Public Holiday in memory of his Grandfather, Kamehameha I. Check out all of the various articles posted over the years on this blog dealing with Kamehameha … Continue reading
HAWAIIAN GAZETTE M. RAPLEE, DIRECTOR OF THE GOVERNMENT PRESS HONOLULU: WEDNESDAY, DEC. 27, 1871. MA KE KAUOHA. Ma ka Lokomaikai o ke Akua, o Makou o Kamehameha V., ka Moi o ko Hawaii Pae Aina, ma keia, ke kukala aku … Continue reading
BY AUTHORITY. Tuesday, the 11th inst., the Commemoration Day of Kamehameha I., will be observed as a Public Holiday, and all Government Offices will be closed. Ferd. W. Hutchison, Minister of the Interior. Interior Office, June 4, 1872 (Hawaiian Gazette, … Continue reading
BY AUTHORITY. We, Kamehameha V., by the Grace of God, of the Hawaiian Islands, King, do hereby proclaim, that it is OUR will and pleasure that the Eleventh day of June of each year be hereafter observed as a Public … Continue reading
HILO, DAMPENED BUT UNDETERRED HONORS FAME OF KAMEHAMEHA Celebration at Mooheau Park Goes Ahead Full Swing in Spite of Showers and Threatening Skies. LUAU IN PAVILION IS BIG ATTRACTION Although rain fell this morning in Hilo, it did not put … Continue reading
Big Luau To Mark Day Of Kamehameha Kamehameha Day will be celebrated in Hilo by a big luau which is to be given by the road workers of the county at Mooheau park on Wednesday. It is expected that 500 … Continue reading
Originally posted on nupepa:
The picture [on the top] shows the various Hawaiian Societies seated on the Palace Grounds and listening to the speeches of the famous deeds of Kamehameha in his lifetime, and also the songs prepared for the…
This is just one more article that is only partially legible. The Hawaiian newspapers need to be rescanned clearly!
If that much preparation was put into the celebration of Kamehameha Day 100 years ago, surely this year’s celebration will be even greater! I am excited for the upcoming Kamehameha Day. Five more days and counting!
COMMISSION WILL MEET TODAY TO PLAN CENTENARY Definite Steps To Arrange Kamehameha Day Program Are Expected To Be Taken Plans for the most elaborate Hawaiian celebration of Kamehameha Day, June 11, will be launched this morning at 9 o’clock at … Continue reading