HAWAIIAN ALMANAC AND ANNUAL FOR 1892

 
9781130957532: HAWAIIAN ALMANAC AND ANNUAL FOR 1892
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 Excerpt: ...grain are sometimes found to vary according to soil and climate, and further experience in this interesting search may show differences in the foregoing. OURSELVES. Thanks to the artistic skill of Mr. R. C. Barnfield, of this city, for his typical cover design for the Annual, and to the Electro-light Engraving Co., of New York, for its reproduction, as also for the plates illustrating Prof. A. B. Lyons' article on "Hawaiian Land Shells," from photograph originals, we are enabled to come before the public with fresh attractions, as an evidence of our appreciation of the public confidence in our labors. Naturally we are proud of our new dress, and may be pardoned the feeling of satisfaction at our improved appearance, typographically and otherwise. The tables and pages of the Annual have so multiplied that it has necessitated the preparation of an index, which is appended hereto, and which will be a feature hereafter, thereby materially enhancing the value of the Annual as a handy reference book. ONE DAY AT MOLOKAI. In view of the erroneous statements published abroad, from time to time, relative to the unfortunates assigned to the Leper Settlement at Molokai, the following account of a vzsit, in April last, by one who wished to "see and be satisfied" of the truth or falsity of the views expressed relative to their condition, is here given at our solicitation. The writer, while modestly prefering to be unknown, frankly testifies to the fact of there being nothing left undone by the government for their comfort and well being, that philanthropy and medical skill can suggest.--Ed. Hawaiian Annual. AS helping to dispel some false ideas abroad relative to the lepers and their settlement at Molokai, the following impressions from a personal vis...

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Publisher: Nabu Press, 2010
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