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Origin of Trader Vic’s wasn’t rooted in Polynesian culture

  • HAWAII STATE ARCHIVES / 1910

    Victor Bergeron opened the Honolulu outpost of Trader Vic’s in the early 1950s.

  • HAWAII STATE ARCHIVES / 1910

    The Alexander Young Building, which opened in 1902 between Hotel and King streets, had an artesian spring under the site. The site had been chosen because the spring, which suppliedwater to the building, produced 300,000 gallons a day.

I’ve gotten quite a few comments from my Aug. 26 column about the four corners of Ward Avenue and King Street. Read more

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