A cherished poi board, 1915.

[Found under: “Nuhou Kuloko”]

Here is a very old poi board [papa ku’i poi] that is seventy-one years old, that is being cared for by Mr. Dick Kekona, and according to him, this board was carried everywhere his grandparents went.

(Kuokoa, 4/30/1915, p. 4)

Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke LIII, Helu 18,  Aoao 4. Aperila 30, 1915.

Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke LIII, Helu 18, Aoao 4. Aperila 30, 1915.

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More on the California Midwinter International Expo, 1894.

More Exhibits.

The Hawaiian Exposition Company will send another large shipment of exhibits to the Midwinter Fair by the Australia next Saturday. Among the things to be sent are native mats and tapa, poi boards and pounders, surf-boards, etc. Apu, the expert surf-rider from Niihau, will be among the twenty-five natives who will go up on the Australia. Mr. and Mrs. J. Ailau will take with them ten native women, who will make leis, fans and hats at the Fair.

(Hawaiian Gazette, 1/5/1894, p. 6)

More Exhibits.

Hawaiian Gazette, Volume XXIX, Number 2, Page 6. January 5, 1894.