Hasn’t the time come that Hawaiians try to help in the economic endeavors of their own people? 1914.

Announcement

KA HUI KUAI POI O KALIHI (“KALIHI TARO AND LAND CO., LTD.”)

To those who read this.

With aloha:—Whereas all of the shares of the Company named above has been acquired by W. C. Achi and some Hawaiians, and being that they are the only Hawaiians carrying out the growing of taro and the selling of poi, the food of our kupuna and makua; therefore, they humbly ask you, O Hawaiians, that you give them your assistance, by you buying your poi from their group.

The production of the poi at their poi factory is truly sanitary, and your orders will be filled with great haste.

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Kalihi Poi Factory advertisement, 1916.

TASTY POI!

Orders for poi from all over the Territory will be filled. The cost is reasonable and the production is hygienic. Isn’t it right that Hawaiians should assist in the efforts of Hawaiians?

Send in your Orders.

KALIHI POI FACTORY

Telephone Number 1586

HONOLULU, T. H.  11-2716

(Aloha Aina, 4/15/1916, p. 4)

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Ke Aloha Aina, Buke XXI, Helu 27, Aoao 4. Aperila 15, 1916.