TAKATA-SENSEI VISITS EUROPE
- and other news snippets
Here's an interesting news item I discovered. [February 2013]
It's from the
"BURLINGTON HAWK EYE"
(Iowa's oldest daily newspaper)
- edition dated Wednesday, July 5th, 1972:
and Mrs. Kiyoshi Furumoto, Emily, Elizabeth and Christopher have left
two-week tour of three European cities. They will visit London,
Paris and Amsterdam.
The Furumotos were accompanied by Mrs. Hawayo
Takata of Honolulu, Hawaii.”
"Mrs. Furumoto" is of course
Alice, Takata-sensei's daughter.
a city in Van Buren County, Iowa ]
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Sunday, January 10, 1960, Provo, Utah
The group photo, at the top of this newspaper page has the following caption:.
"WINTERY ALOHA – Dressed for Provo's mid-winter weather but showing Hawaiian
warmth with smiles and alohas, Mrs. Henry Chung, left, presents Mrs. Hawayo
Takata the traditional Hawaiian leis at the railroad station. Mrs, Takata and Mrs Kay
Hamamoto, right, both of Hawaii, arrived in Provo Friday to visit with the Chungs
before going to California. Mr. Chung is in the center."
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THE "BURLINGTON HAWK EYE"
January 14th, 1964
"Mrs. Hawayo Takata of Honolulu, Hawaii, has returned to her home after spending several
weeks in Keosauqua with her son-in-law and daughter, Dr. and Mrs. Kihoshi Furumoto
and her grandchildren, Phyllis, Patrick, Emily, Elizabeth, and Christopher."
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