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The Treasurer of the Delegates’ Funds, Miss Lucy Peabody, received from the Head Secretary of the Patriotic League [Ahahui Aloha Aina] of the Hawaiian Archipelago, fifteen dollars ($15.00) from the Patriotic League of Kalaupapa, Molokai.
[Even fifteen dollars was a great sum of money during those days.]
(Aloha Aina, 2/26/1898, p. 5)
Ke Aloha Aina, Buke IV, Helu 9, Aoao 5. Feberuari 26, 1898.
We were shown some silk handkerchiefs printed with the Hawaiian Flag by Mr. Charles Girdler; this is a haole, who is with the Hawaiians in the difficulties of the land these days; these are truly beautiful handkerchiefs, and because they are dyed color fast, they can be washed.
His tiny shop is next to the attorneys’ office of Akoni Rosa, Enoka, and Kahookano, on Kaahumanu Street. They will be gone in a few days.
(Leo o ka Lahui, 7/21/1893, p. 2)
Ka Leo o ka Lahui, Buke II, Helu 731, Aoao 2. Iulai 21, 1893.
The people who have yet to sign their names on the documents of the Signature Committee are requested to please go and sign their names at the Office of the President, James K. Kaulia, atop the stone building at the corner of Nuuanu and Queen Streets, everyday except Sundays.
Secretary of the Hawaiian Patriotic League.
(Aloha Aina, 11/6/1897, p. 5)
Ke Aloha Aina, Buke III, Helu 45, Aoao 5. Novemaba 6, 1897.