Liliʻuokalani

QUEEN’S PRAYER. Composed by Queen Liliʻuokalani, 22 March 1895, while she was under house arrest at Iolani Palace and dedicated to Victoria Kaʻiulani, heir apparent to the throne. `O kou aloha nô Aia i ka lani A `o Kou `oia `i`o He hemolelo ho`i Your loving mercy Is as high as Heaven And your truth […]

A Devil of a Row

Badly Posted. — Recently, while the people of Honolulu were anxiously looking out for news from the United States, a large clipper arrived from San Francisco, and, on being boarded by the news boat, the only reply of the Captain was, “there was a devil of a row in the United States, but he didn’t […]