Taylor, Ruth (mapmaker).
Honolulu. Honolulu Star-Bulletin. 1941.
Brochure, 10 3/8 x 9 inches unfolding to sheet 10 3/8 x 36 inches, containing four color pictorial maps 8 7/8 x 9 inches. Light soiling to text area of Kauai map, tape residue at corners and fold ends, slight 3 inch ripple to upper edge of folded brochure; overall good condition. A bright and engaging tourist publication containing maps of the islands Kauai, Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii by Ruth Taylor White, here identified as Ruth Taylor. Lively cartoon figures of tourist and inhabitants swim, party and enjoy life on the four islands. Soldiers at Scofield Barracks are shown spearing pineapples with their bayonets and sailors dance at Pearl Harbor, which was to become a household name shortly after this brochure was published. Information about "Hawaii Lure & Hawaii Lore" is provided on verso. We were unable to find any listings on OCLC for this scarce brochure published in the same year as the Japanese World War II attack on Pearl Harbor. Item #56660