Sage advice, 1829.


Many people take Newspapers, but few preserve them, yet the most interesting reading imaginable is a file of old newspapers. It brings up the very age, with all its bustle and every day affairs, and marks its genius and its spirit more than the most labored description of the historian. Continue reading


H. M. Whitney’s daily paper, 1870.

[Found under: “NU HOU KULOKO.”]

A Handwritten Newspaper.—We just noticed this past Tuesday morning, on the entrance to the Bookstore of Whitney, there was a daily newspaper that is handwritten, showing the ships leaving, the ships coming, the auctions, and other important matters of the day. Continue reading