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Monkees mania included Hawaii as first stop on tour

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 1969

    The Monkees’ Michael Nesmith, left, Micky Dolenz and Davy Jones arrived at Honolulu Airport in 1969. The Monkees first came to Hawaii on Dec. 1, 1966.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 1967

    The Monkees performed in Honolulu in 1967. Their first concert anywhere was at the Blaisdell Arena.

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