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WILLIAM COLE / WCOLE@STARADVERTISER.COM Bingo player Therese Fujihara had seven good-luck frogs close by during a game at the Officers' Club at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM Some bingo players get creative:?Here, Sarah Baoy stamped her cards with Elvis markers during a recent game night at Hickam Tradewinds Enlisted Club. Baoy won $350 that night, but prizes can also rise into the thousands of dollars.
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM Game night announcer Lynette Harris read off bingo numbers recently at Hickam Tradewinds Enlisted Club.
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM Kazuko Evans celebrates upon winning a special $1,100 bingo at Hickam Tradewinds Enlisted Club. The military hosts bingo games that are open to the public at bases across Oahu every day of the week, and at least one lawmaker is using them as an example of how gambling can work in Hawaii.