Kauai anticipates flood of green for ‘Blue Hawaii’ fete
By Allison Schaefers
Sept. 25, 2012
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PHOTO FROM "ELVIS IN HAWAII" BOOK / COURTESY PUBLISHER BESS PRESS
PHOTO FROM "ELVIS IN HAWAII" BOOK / COURTESY PUBLISHER BESS PRESS “Blue Hawaii,” starring Elvis Presley, was released 50 years ago. Kamaaina children Mary Daubert, bottom left, and Cynthia Ponce Marugame, bottom right, were flower girls in the film, which hired many local people and created exposure for the island.