Drowning of Kanuha of Opihikao, 1919.

[Found under: “KELA AME KEIA”]

The child of our friend Kanuha of Opihikao is the youth who was lost to the sea at Opihikao. Continue reading

J. M. Kawelo reports on the news of North Kohala, 1883.


O Kuokoa Newspaper, Aloha oe: I have some important news to place upon your vast back, and it is for you to go before all the thousands of the multitudes.

In the night of the 30th of May, E. Haalou (f) ran off with her lover [? kane manuahi], that being Kahookaa; she left her husband and their daughter who lives in a cold room of the house; from what is heard, she often leaves her husband, being that this is the third time she did this cruel act. Continue reading