Akaiko Akana offers prayer before the Congress of the United States, 1921.


In a letter from Princess Elizabeth Kalanianaole from Washington received by Mrs. Julia Desha reported that the Rev. Akaiko Akana was requested by the Speaker of the House of Representatives in Washington to give the opening prayer on a morning when the proceedings of the House of Representatives were opened, and that solemn voice of prayer given by the Hawaiian Pastor was listened carefully to by the distinguished Members of that Body. This was a great honor given to the Kahu of the Kawaiahao Church, and it was the very first time the first words of prayer given by a Hawaiian Pastor was heard in that world-renown Legislative Building. Continue reading

Advertisements ofttimes speak more of than just what is being sold and bought, 1922.


who want to benefit from the Hawaiian Homes Act of Molokai and to get ahead, they should supply themselves with Tools for Farming and Animal Husbandry from this kamaaina company. We carry the Best Tools and also SHERWIN-WILLIAMS PAINT, DE LEVAL milking machines, and every sort of household furnishings.

In our Sports Department, there is a heap of fine small firearms and rifles.

E. O. Hall & Son, Ltd.

(Kuokoa, 9/14/1922, p. 4)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke LXI, Helu 37, Aoao 4. Sepatemaba 14, 1922.