First photo: Former Gov. John Waihe'e III places his maile lei on the cross marking the grave of Kalaupapa leader Bernard Punikai'a, who was responsible for Waihe'e's first visit to Kalaupapa. Punikai'a later founded Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa. Clarence "Boogie" Kahilihiwa, a resident of Kalaupapa for more than 50 years and President of Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa, signs the Kana'iolowalu petition at McVeigh Hall at Kalaupapa on April 27.
NA‘ALEHU ANTHONY photo