Aloha from Maui,
I will check this out in the 1917 Advertiser.
Cadia Los <duchess@...
I've added a number of articles about DB's early Honolulu
experiences to Files>Publications>Honolulu Star-Bulletin>1917 (2
The articles focus on Laniakea (Helen Alexander's arts "community")
and the Hawaiian Society of Artists, of which DB was one of 40
members. It's obvious that DB was mixing with both artists and
society folks, not a bad way to get his name known!
There was at least one Footlights Club production during this period
but DB is not mentioned as a cast member or in any other capacity.
One article refers to DB as "the cartoonist" so their may be some
truth to the suggestion that he submitted cartoons to the Honolulu
Advertiser. Certainly there is none of his work (yet) in the Star-
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