“SAM KAHANAMOKU IS AWARDED THE CROWN,” HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, 1923

This article by Mike Jay ran in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin on April 21, 1923. The subhead reads: "Dad Center Should Know, and He Says Sam Is Better Than His Brother Duke Kahanamoku." This version has been slightly edited.

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The question of the greatest surf rider in Hawaii will always be a debatable one. Oh, very! So a quiet survey was undertaken and the matter was brought up casually here and there and everywhere and the opinion of this, that and the other person was obtained a...