John Kulia Mokumaia holds party for Buffalo Bill’s sister, 1928.

POI LUNCHEON GIVEN—J. K. Mokumaia was host recently at a poi luncheon at his home in Moanalua in honor of Mrs. Julia Cody Goodman, sister of the late Col. William F. Cody (Buffalo Bill). Front row, seated, Mrs. Walter Goodman, … Continue reading

Educator Mrs. Clara M. Mokumaia retires, 1940.

Mrs. Mokumaia Will Retire After 35 Years as Teacher By MAY DAY LO Mrs. Clara M. Mokumaia, principal of Kaloaloa school, was busy checking upon details for a Boy Scouts’ party when we found her for an interview. The sandwiches … Continue reading

Passing of J. K. Mokumaia covered in D.C. paper, 1929.

“TWO-GUN” MOKUMAIA, HAWAIIAN GUARD, DEAD Toured U. S. and Europe as Cowboy and Crack Shot With Buffalo Bill’s Show. “Two-Gun” Mokumaia, a picturesque character of Honolulu, is dead. He was widely known in Hawaii, and during the last few years, … Continue reading

Moanalua: Mele, Moolelo, and Mokumaia, 1922.

[From: “MOANALUA I KELA AU A O MOANALUA I KEIA AU.”] O Moanalua haki ke au, I Kahauiki hemo ka umoki I ke kula loa hoi o Kalihi, I Kaiwiula kikiipau, Kapalama lo’i laiki, I Keoneula malu ke kiawe, Leleo … Continue reading

Julia Cody Goodman, sister of Buffalo Bill, arrives, 1928.

BUFFALO BILL’S SISTER TO BE HONORED HERE Honoring Mrs. Julia Cody Goodman, sister of the late William F. Cody (Buffalo Bill), a program of Hawaiian dances, songs and ceremonies, is being given this afternoon at the home of W. F. … Continue reading