MELE, LEGEND CONTRIBUTORS ARE THANKED
Hawaiian Folklore Commission Names Many Islanders
The names of many well-known residents of the various island communities have been mentioned in a report which Miss Helen H. Roberts has recently sent from the mainland. Miss Roberts left Hawaii some weeks ago after spending a year in the compilation of a collection of ancient music and meles for the Hawaiian Legends and Folklore Commission.
The contributors of meles or music by recitation are mentioned in one group and the contributors of written collections are mentioned in another: Continue reading
THE CIRCUIT OF THE KING.
It was heard that the King went from here and on the next day landed at Waimea, Kauai, and that night sailed for Niihau, and landed at Nonopapa on Saturday [la hoomalolo]. They were there on the Sabbath, and they congregated and worshiped Jehovah on that day. On the next day, they rode horses and went fishing; there are a 100 or more horses on Niihau; they caught a lot of fish. Continue reading
[Found under: “NOTES OF THE WEEK.”]
We notice in Mr. Montano’s window a large-sized full length portrait of H. M. Queen Emma. The likeness is good and the attitude and bearing truly Queenly. Continue reading
Mr. Montano has presented us with a handsome photograph of Her Majesty the Queen Dowager. The portrait is a full length and represents Her Majesty in a commanding position, standing, with her dress train sweeping into the foreground; the features and figure are admirably clear; Continue reading
Mr. Montana [A. A. Montano] has lately made an addition to his premises in Fort Street in the form of a photographic show room, which will well repay a visit. A large number of the productions of his studio and of other works of art are to be seen there tastefully arranged and forming a really interesting collection. Continue reading
“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
We heard that the Alii, the Dowager Queen Emma Kaleleonalani, and Her Highness Ruta Keelikolani will be returning this Saturday morning from their short visit to the island of Kauai.
(Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, 12/18/1880, p. 3)
Ko Hawaii Pae Aina, Buke III, Helu 51, Aoao 3. Dekemaba 18, 1880.