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Former employees reminisce about Liberty House days

  • LEE CATALUNA / LCATALUNA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Winston Purdy, who retired as housekeeping manager from Liberty House and then Macy’s Ala Moana store after 46 years hosted a reunion of former Liberty House workers at his favorite bar, Anyplace Lounge in McCully.

  • LEE CATALUNA / LCATALUNA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Winston Purdy posed by a vintage Liberty House flag that he affixed outside Anyplace Lounge for the party. The housekeeping department where he worked at Ala Moana would raise the American, Hawaii, Ala Moana Shopping Center and Liberty House flags every morning outside the store.

Winston Purdy hung the red-and-gold Liberty House flag outside the bar and arranged some of his souvenirs on a table just inside the door: Zooper Sale buttons, a menu from Hackfeld’s restaurant, a sign from the employee cafeteria. Read more

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