TO BE PUBLISHED AS A BOOK.
The true and correct story of Kaluaikoolau called by the name Koolau for short is here and will arrive. It is a true story of his live and everything pertaining to his actions in the valley of Kalalau for three years or so, beginning in 1893 until his eyes closed and dust returned to dust in the peaceful bosom of that famous nook.
There are 150 pages and many pictures.
One Dollar per Book; Cash only.
Honolulu, May 2, 1906.
(Kuokoa, 5/11/1906, p. 4)
Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XLIV, Helu 19, Aoao 4. Mei 11, 1906.
I see that after years of being out of print, Dr. Isabella Abbott’s “Lā‘au Hawai‘i: Traditional Hawaiian Uses of Plants” is back in print! Click here to be taken to Bishop Museum Press to get your brand new copy today!
[Found under: “NU HOU KULOKO.”]
The Story of Henere Opukahaia.—Printed in New York was the story of this famous man of Hawaii nei who first turned to righteousness; Continue reading
WANTED—Anyone having a copy of the book “Laiekawai” [“Laieikawai”] to disposed of will please call at
J. W. ROBERTSON & Co’s
(Daily Bulletin, 10/11/1882, p. 2)
The Daily Bulletin, Number 217, Page 2. October 11, 1882.
I ka uka wale la o Paliuli;
O ka nani, o ka nani,
Helu ekahi o ia uka.
E nanea e walea ana paha,
I ka leo nahenahe o na manu;
E nanea, e walea ana paha,
I ka leo nahenahe o na manu. Continue reading
NEW HAWAIIAN BOOK!
E PLURIBUS UNUM.
Precious One of Paliuli
The Woman of the Twilight. Continue reading
Former Isle Legislator
Heart Attack Fatal
To William K. Hussey
William K. Hussey, one-time Territorial legislator, suffered a fatal heart attack last night in a Waikiki restaurant. Continue reading
[Found under: “Nuhou Kuloko”]
On Monday, Feb. 28, W. K. Hussey accompanied by Rev. S. K. Kamaiopili will leave for the Breadfruit shade of Lele [Lahaina], and on the 2nd of March an exhibit will be held at the theater of Lahaina. Continue reading
I just saw in the Bishop Museum online newsletter the following announcement!
‘Ōlelo No‘eau Available For Preorder
We’re thrilled to share with you that one of our most beloved titles, Mary Kawena Pukui’s ʻŌlelo Noʻeau: Hawaiian Proverbs & Poetical Sayings, has been reprinted in partnership with the Dolores Furtado Martin Foundation—and preorders are available NOW online at Bishop Museum Press!
Museum members can utilize their membership discount on the Press website by entering the promo code MEMBER20 prior to checkout.
Copies will be available for pickup and/or purchase in Shop Pacifica starting Monday, December 10, 2018.
Hawaiians Were Gourmets When It Came to Fish
By CLARICE TAYLOR
The Hawaiian pitied the white man as an uncultivated person when he first saw the white man eating fish.
The white man discarded the portions of the fish which the Hawaiians considered delicacies—such as the head, the eyes, the entrails, the skin and the little dark portions next to the bone.
Then, too, the white man only ate cooked fish. He had no idea of the choice flavor of fresh fish eaten immediately after taking it from the water.
All this and much more is told in a new publication, Native Use of Fish in Hawaii by Margaret Titcomb, librarian, and Mary Kawena Pukui, associate in Hawaiian Culture at Bishop Museum.
Published in N. Z.
Native Uses of Fish in Hawaii is a supplement to the Journal of Polynesian Society and was published by the Society in New Zealand.
The books will soon be on sale at the Bishop Museum Bookshop.
Although Native Uses of Fish in Hawaii is a scientific publication, its text is easy to read for the layman and contains much fascinating material on how the Hawaiian at fish, his major source of protein. Continue reading