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Rearview Mirror: Hawaii was different 100 years ago, but in some ways similar to today

  • One hundred years ago Duke Kahanamoku brought home two 
Olympic gold medals.

    One hundred years ago Duke Kahanamoku brought home two Olympic gold medals.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER 
                                Musa-Shiya the Shirtmaker was the first to advertise in pidgin in 1920. Locals clipped and mailed its ads all over the world, making it famous.

    STAR-ADVERTISER

    Musa-Shiya the Shirtmaker was the first to advertise in pidgin in 1920. Locals clipped and mailed its ads all over the world, making it famous.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER 
                                Musa-Shiya the Shirtmaker was the fi rst to advertise in pidgin in 1920. Locals clipped and mailed its ads all over the world, making it famous.

    STAR-ADVERTISER

    Musa-Shiya the Shirtmaker was the fi rst to advertise in pidgin in 1920. Locals clipped and mailed its ads all over the world, making it famous.

‘Honolulu’s celebration of the new year, culminating at the stroke of midnight, took most of the vociferous energy out of the city’s population, with the result that yesterday was a very quiet and subdued holiday,” The Honolulu Advertiser wrote. Read more

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