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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Wednesday, September 26, 2001

Hawai'i shows true colors

Advertiser Staff

Throughout Hawai'i, a proud patriotism has been on prominent display since terrorism struck America Sept. 11. Here are a few examples.

The Red Raiders of Kahuku High School salute America while running onto the Aloha Stadium field for a game against Castle High School Sept. 21.

Eugene Tanner • The Honolulu Advertiser

Mark Guerland draped a 20 by 40 feet American flag on his house near Kailua Beach.

Bruce Asato • The Honolulu Advertiser

Kathy Rogers waits for her car to be washed.

Deborah Booker • The Honolulu Advertiser

Steve Holck urges his Kailua neighbors to fly their flags "Because you love America."

Bruce Asato • The Honolulu Advertiser

Members of the Pearl City Highlands Student Council (left to right) Lori Ann Fukuda, Mari Maeda, Kimberly Shigemasa, Sarah Iida, Leslie Fuji and Marnelli Joy Basilio, all eighth-graders, tie nylon ribbons to a Hoolaulea Street fence to form an American flag.

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Honolulu Hale greets passers-by with nine American flags planted in the front lawn.

Bruce Asato • The Honolulu Advertiser

A chain link fence at McGrew Point Navy housing area acts as canvas for a message written with plastic cups.

Bruce Asato • The Honolulu Advertiser