The life of the newspaper, 1917.

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

John Harbottle visits Hilo, 1943.

Just in Hilo.

This past week the kamaaina of the land renowned for the Apaapaa Wind, of Kohala with its hills that move along together, Kalahikiola and Pili, that is John Harbottle, and after some days he returned to his famous lands.

Looking at him, he is still in good health, he has not changed, as if it is still in the days of his youth, when I first met him 27 years ago, when I arrived in his famous aina.

He spent some days with his daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Nelson, of Keaukaha.

(Hoku o Hawaii, 9/8/1943, p. 1)

Ka Hoku o Hawaii, Volume XXXVIII, Number 20, Aoao 1. Sepatemaba 8, 1943.

Ka Hoku o Hawaii, Volume XXXVIII, Number 20, Aoao 1. Sepatemaba 8, 1943.