Island Images

Tuesday, January 11, 2000

Legendary Image

By Barry Markowitz, Special to the Star-Bulletin
While completing a photographic memorial to the victims of Sacred Falls,
photojournalist Barry Markowitz was alerted by his daughter, Catalina,
12, that she saw a wild boar coming out of this tree. Sacred Falls legends
are interestingly based upon kamapua'a, a pig demigod.


Drag racing

By Kathryn Bender, Star-Bulletin
Students in Renee Hirona's fifth-grade class at President Thomas Jefferson
Elementary test the travois they made yesterday as part of their American
Indian studies. Travois were used to carry supplies and injured people.

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