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Back in the Day: Photos from Hawaii’s Past

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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / OCTOBER 5, 1958

Festooning lei in Hotel Hana Maui’s courtyard fountain at Hana is Annie Kealaomapuana Kahula of the resort’s staff.
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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JUNE 21, 1983

Tom Montgomery of Kaneohe holds a 12-inch reptile he caught in a tree on a Lanikai roadside. Montgomery tried to get the animal identified at a pet store, but the owner said he had never seen anything like it — and warned that it is probably illegal to keep in Hawaii. A friend of Montgomery’s plans to take it to the Honolulu Zoo in hopes of clearing up the mystery.
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STARADVERTISER / MARCH 17, 1959

The Honolulu Stock Exchange has a new home after leaving Merchant Street for the First Federal Building on Fort Street. Traders work at the exchange during the first session in its new location.
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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / FEBRUARY 3, 1979

Lawford Yadao, Robert Chung and Kelvin Ma hold a 7-pound Samoan crab they caught in the Ala Wai Canal. A Tamashiro Market spokesman says a crab that size is unusually large; Ma’s mother says the boys didn’t measure the crab’s length before cooking and eating it.
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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / SEPTEMBER 17, 1965

Nenita Abella, 2, left; Timothy Woollard, 5; Geraldine Hawley, 4; and Michael Moldenhauer, 5, were among 30 youngsters who took the oath of allegiance to the United States during a Citizenship Day ceremony at McKinley High School.
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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / SEPTEMBER 22, 1961

A tour of traditional tourist routes around Oahu reveals views like this large pile of debris off scenic Kalanianaole Highway, near the beautiful shores of Hanauma Bay.
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STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / APRIL 16, 1989

A man lounges near a scoreboard at Ala Moana Beach Park, more concerned with getting a tan than a foul ball coming his way.