“While the rain is still in the sky, clear the fields below.”
“Time and tide wait for no man; we need to be prepared.”
Therefore, O Friends of
“The Greatest Prize of the Hawaiian Nation.”
Make ready for the benefits of the
carried and place before you for the new coming year. Continue reading
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“Ka Leo o ka Lahui,” Hon. J. E. Bush’s daily, is now under the management of Hon. Joseph Nawahi, of Hilo, Hawaii. Continue reading
Both the desktop and smart phone layout for the newspaper search at OHA’s Papakilo Database has changed, but I think the phone interface now is a lot more user friendly. Check it out at Papakilodatabase.com/pdnupepa
To all the people of Kalaupapa, Molokai, who want a paper this coming year, A. D. 1918; leave your subscription with John T. Unea, along with the money. This will be an important year for us ahead, that being the politics of the Territory, therefore, we should not live in darkness.
(Aloha Aina, 12/28/1917, p. 2)
Ke Aloha Aina, Buke XXII, Helu 52, Aoao 2. Dekemaba 28, 1917.
BRAND NEW NEWSPAPER!
Pride of the Hawaiians.
As a result of the great desire of the people that a new Hawaiian newspaper be published under the management of a Hawaiian, therefore, I agree, and the Issue I of that new paper will be printed on Thursday, the 3rd of January, 1878, and thereafter, every Saturday.
It will be as large as the “Kuokoa,” and the cost for the year will be Two Dollars up front, or One Dollar for Six Months paid in advance.
I will exert myself along with skilled Hawaiians to make this new newspaper a newspaper that Hawaiians can be educated in the pressing issues of the day, Continue reading
For a long time, I was sure that anybody who was interested in Hawaiian moolelo, whether it be language, or history, or mele, or kaao, or genealogy, or education, or winds/rains, or thought would know that there are online generations and generations of newspapers available online, whether it be in English (at http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/) or Hawaiian (at http://papakilodatabase.com/pdnupepa/cgi-bin/pdnupepa?a=q). It seems that I was wrong.
If you have by chance to an opportunity to spread the word that there are available word-searchable Hawaiian newspapers that you can look through for different ways to look at history, please do.
It is time that we look at history in different ways.
27 subscribers of the Hoku o Hawaii from the district of Kohala paid for the life of their Hoku, and sent it to their Lively newspaper agent, John Harbottle of Niulii, North Kohala. Continue reading