By Star-Advertiser |
March 19, 2023
| Updated on March 18, 2023 at 7:34 am
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JUNE 26, 1968
Phillip C. Schrader of Dole Philippines, a subsidiary of Hawaii’s Dole Co., holds a huge Philippine-grown
pineapple believed to have set a world record at 18 pounds. The whopper is displayed alongside a fruit
close to 15 pounds and a normal-size pineapple of just over 5 pounds.
STARADVERTISER / DECEMBER 18, 1974
Fleming Beach in Kapalua, Maui, offers a sweeping tapestry of mountains, sea and sky.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / MAY 8, 1989
Kohala Kim Chee workers Elaine Nakamura, left, Fred Kauwe, Brian Kim and Angie Libron pack the
pungent pickled cabbage by hand at the company’s Big Island factory.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / FEBRUARY 7, 1978
Monte Hollender, president of Such a Deal, counts on the adage “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure”
to keep his business afloat. “We’ll buy or sell anything,” Hollender says from his office, a 1949
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / OCTOBER 26, 1981
Former President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford greet Gov. George Ariyoshi and his daughter,
Lynn, at Honolulu Airport upon their arrival for a short working vacation. The Fords’ travel plans include
a trip overseas, but the agenda has not been announced.
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / AUGUST 12, 1977
The circus is loaded with goodies and attractions for all, such as the Hollywood elephants, which perform
STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE / JULY 31, 1992
Leonard Chung, left, president of the Hawaii chapter of the Antique Radio Collectors Association, and
Wayne Maeda, co-producer of the Hawaii All-Collectors Show, will revive a slice of Hawaii’s colorful television
past with “lots of old local TV memorabilia,” Chung says.