circa 1940s WWII - from Kalakaua Ave near taken in front of today’s Princess Kaiulani Hotel looking toward the sea (see Royal Hawaiian in background as place marker). The Moana Hotel is just out of frame on the left. The small concrete building across the street, with the small hala tree next to it, is a store called Hawaiian Things. Just beyond it is the Outrigger Arcade, which was U-shaped and also had stores in it. To get to the Outrigger Canoe Club on the beach, you walked through a passageway in the center of the “U” of the Arcade building. via Desoto Brown