Re: Steamships to Honolulu - Bird of Paradise - KC
The Dec. 10-16, 1916 date fits with the time frame of being in
Honolulu on Dec. 23, 1916...and I still think Blanding may have
later assumed that he saw Lenore Ulrich, since she made the part
The Oct. 24-30, 1915 date does not fit at all. It can easily be
understood if Blanding, years later, confused his age when he arrived.
You said in the last message:
> We know that DB was still at the Art Institute of Chicago in theHe was actually there until the spring of 1916...those records are a
> spring of 1915.
fact, and I doubt we can dispute them, unless he came back to the
mainland again after being in Hawaii after a year, which I doubt.
I ordered the Dec. 1916 Honolulu Advertiser today, so we'll see if
that yields any proof.