November 17, 2019
| Updated on November 17, 2019 at 7:30 pm
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / MAY 5, 1958
A crowd at airport greets the Fairchild F27. Aloha is proud to be able to be the leader in the introduction
of a new flying concept … the F27 opens a new era in modern transportation and speed in the islands.
STARADVERTISER / MARCH 4, 1970
A bulldozer operator worked to transform barren Magic Island into a landscaped park. Conferring on
the work were project engineer Vernon Funn, left, and project coordinator Herbert Morimatsu, both
with the state land department. Behind them are engineers with Urban Construction Inc., which had
a $35,115 contract with the state for grading and walkways on 20 acres of the peninsula.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / AUGUST 14, 1968
Clown Klaudiusz Blaszak watches his wife kiss one of the lions in her animal training act at the International
Three-Ring Circus. Ada Smieya has been working with lions and tigers for five years, and for three
years before that she studied animal training at the Polish Circus School.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JUNE 1, 1964
Covered with lei and presented with a large banner, Hawaii spelling champion Glenn Chang was sent off
by his Kailua Intermediate School classmates to the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / SEPTEMBER 27, 1982
Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos and wife, Imelda, waved as they left Hickam Air Force Base
early this morning for the Ilikai Hotel in one of the 20 limousines used to carry the president’s entourage
of about 100 people.
STARADVERTISER / MARCH 9, 1962
These contestants arrived by United Air Lines to compete in the annual Kaiser Foil Cookout at the Hilton
Hawaiian Village Ale Ale Kai Garden.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / FEBRUARY 11, 1952
Impressive ceremonies marked the dedication of the Shinshu Kyokai Mission of Hawaii at 1621 S. Beretania
St. last weekend. A memorial service for the dead was held at 7 p.m. Saturday, and on Sunday the dedication
ceremony was conducted by bishops and priests of six Buddhist sects in Hawaii. Posing with the
sacred palanquin are Bishop Buntetsu Miyamoto of the Jodo mission, left, the Rev. Goki Tatsuguhi, priest
in the charge of the temple, and Bishop Kodo Fujitani of the Honpa Hongwanji sect.