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Remembering Ted Makalena

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    Hawaii Golf Hall of Famer David Ishii says that Ted Makalena was more talented than any of his peers before he died in 1968.

The late Ted Makalena got his start in golf by swinging cut-down clubs and caddying in 1941, when he was 8. That December, play was suspended after the attack on Pearl Harbor. Read more

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