After this event a man came over from Waiiau, Molokai, who was a kahu (keeper) of the puhi.
Niuli, there, his sister was sent to Molokai seven years ago.
All attempts to stop it by segregating lepers in the settlement of Molokai appear to have been fruitless.
The shell-fire had been too terrible, and they had preferred the prison of Molokai.
He was an ardent defender of the settlement at Molokai, where all the island lepers were segregated.
Anything unusual or abnormal was sufficient to send a fellow to Molokai.
A sad interest attaches to the island of Molokai, which is situated midway between Maui and Oahu.
Damien was not sent to Molokai, but went there without orders.
Molokai is forty miles long and seven broad, covering 170 square miles, and containing three or four thousand inhabitants.
It has been said by Mr. Dole to inhabit Molokai, but this is evidently an error.