Chicken fight, 1939.


When cargo ships from the Matson Shipping Company make a stop here in Hilo, there is always a shipment of some boxes of chickens that are brought ashore. When they are brought to the place where they are cared for in the American Railway Express Office, there is not just one box of chickens or just one chicken, but there are  many boxes of chickens with about four chickens per box. These chickens that are being sent are only fighting chickens. They are chickens with fine feathers; most are dark red [ulahiwa]. Continue reading


William Heen elected County Attorney, 1919.


The one elected as County Attorney [Loio Kalana] for the City and County of Honolulu, and Arthur M. Brown lost; we have gained someone who will sweep away the mules of the Chee-Fa [Ki-pa] Banks of Honolulu.

(Kuokoa, 6/6/1919, p. 1)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke LVII, Helu 23, Aoao 1. Iune 6, 1919.

Horse race at Kapiolani Park, 1896.

[Found under: “NU  HOU KULOKO”]

Another race is being readied, approved by the owners of Johnny Hayward and Judah, and it will begin on the 7th of March, and the place where they will race is Kapiolani Park. Schumann is the owner of Judah and Mr. Quinn is the owner of Johnny Hayward; the stakes are $200 and the goal is one mile.

(Leo o ka Lahui, 2/7/1896, p. 3)


Ka Leo o ka Lahui, Buke II, Helu 1394, Aoao 3. Feberuari 7, 1896.