STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE |
March 24, 2019
| Updated on April 1, 2019 at 1:08 pm
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / AUGUST 23, 1972
Hawaii sumo wrestler Jesse Kuhaulua, better known as Takamiyama, returns home to a hero’s welcome
after winning the esteemed Emperor’s Cup in Japan. He retired from the sport in 1984.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / SEPTEMBER 25, 1990
Waianae residents complained that they were being denied access to shoreline areas at Ko Olina resort
in Ewa, but the project’s developer said keeping the public away was only a temporary safety measure.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / OCTOBER 23, 1971
Thousands gathered for Aloha Week’s “Palace Pageant,” where Hawaii’s royal era was depicted in song
and dance on the grounds of Iolani Palace. The 1971 Aloha Week kings and queens of Oahu, Maui, Kauai,
Molokai and Hawaii were presented, and former Aloha Week kings and queens were saluted in a setting
that harked back to the monarchy.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / NOVEMBER 27, 1972
Patty Worthen leads Sandy Kennedy and Donna Culpepper in an early lap of bathtub races at Hawaii Kai
Marina. The eventual winner was Culpepper, representing the Kaneohe Bay Navy Boat House in a tub
called My Ding-a-ling.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / OCTOBER 11, 1985
Vice President George Bush, accompanied by his wife, Barbara, chats with stars of “Karate Kid II” Pat
Morita, center, and Ralph Macchio on the movie set in Kahaluu.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JUNE 30, 1975
The new Aloha Stadium was moved into the baseball confi guration with home plate at the top of the
aerial photo taken by Warren Roll, the Honolulu Star-Bulletin’s chief photographer. The 50,000-seat
stadium was expected to open in time for the University of Hawaii’s Sept. 13 football opener.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JANUARY 26, 1986
A small troop of identical mannequins waited to be transformed into curly individuality while their
human counterparts drew the undivided attention of hairstylists during a demonstration at the
Halekulani Hotel. Hairstylists from all over the world were attending the fi ve-day Zotos International
Conference, designed to introduce all facets of new hair design.