Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

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75 Years Ago

January 30, 1941

Hawaii is popular with U.S. Marines

Famous in song and story, the Hawaiian islands are decidedly popular with U.S. marines and bluejackets, according to hundreds of them who, at various times, have have been stationed at Pearl Harbor, about eight miles from the city of Honolulu.

There are definite reasons for their popularity. Not only has the charm of the islands intrigued many tourists, as well as the marines, but the climate is said to be the most equable in the world. Since the days of Captain Cook, the archipelago has been a focal point of roman...



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