My Honolulu Tomboy - Words & music by Albert Sonny Cunha 

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She is my dear little sweet little
Honolulu tomboy
She lives on fish and poi
Nui nui moe
Moe pehea ʻoe

She dresses fine most divine and
The malihinis say she's a beauty
O how she loves to dance
When in a trance
She'll take a chance

And when I take her along to the
Hotel annex for a canoe ride
Puts on her red muʻumuʻu
ʻAʻole huhū
Wela ka pūpū

And when I take her out
For an automobile ride in the moonlight
Sits on my lap all night
Holds on so tight
You bet she's right

Albert R. "Sonny" Cunha

Source: McKee Collection - Composed in 1905, by Albert R. "Sonny Cunha", the father of hapa-haole songs, this first big hit was dedicated to Dorothy K. Hurd. Recorded by Randy Oness "Lei of Stars" CD available from Music clip by Gippy Cooke