Death announcements from Kalawao, 1876.


Feb. 14 Kaweawea (m) of Hilo died.
Feb. 15 Kanaina (m) of Honolulu died.
Feb. 18 Kali (f) of Koloa, Kauai died.
Feb. 19 Kukui (m) of Kona, Hawaii died.
Feb. 24 Kapela (m) of Hanalei, Kauai died.
Feb. 25 Kaleo (m) of North Kona, Hawaii died.
Feb. 26 Mahoe (m) of Honolulu died.
Feb. 27 Kaluaoku (m) of Waianae died.
Feb. 28 Kahoouaunu (m) of Lahaina died.

(Kuokoa, 3/11/1876, p. 3)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XV, Helu 11, Aoao 3. Maraki 11, 1876.


Death announcements from Kalawao, 1876.

[Found under: “Nu Hou Kuloko.”]

Deaths at Kalawao.—Earlier this year, here are the people who died at Kalawao: Jan. 26, Bila (m) of Kealia, Lanai; Feb. 2, Kahili (m) of Kalihi, Oahu; Feb. 4, Ninaualii, of Kohala Hawaii.

(Kuokoa, 2/26/1876, p. 2)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XV, Helu 9, Aoao 2. Feberuari 26, 1876.

Chinese New Year celebrated in Hilo, 1883.

Island Notes.


Genial showers are falling, the cane is growing, the mills grinding, and everything promises prosperity.

Yesterday the Chinese New Year, or Konohi, passed off in grand celestial style. Bales of firecrackers, Chinese bombs and Roman candles were exploded, and any amount of chickens, rice and sweetmeats were consumed. The layout was grand in every Chinese establishment. The blooming jonquils, fragrant lilies and other flowers formed the background to their loaded tables. All were welcome and hospitality was dealt out indiscriminately with a free hand. Continue reading

Kawaiahau Glee Club performs at Progress Hall, 1904.


The Kawaihau Glee Club announced that it will hold a night of pleasure of Halalii at Progress Hall, on the Ewa corner of Beritania and Fort Streets, tomorrow night. The club will get together with all its eighteen members, offering their merry voices and joyous music, while those who go there will spin with their partners. Continue reading