Kala Fights a Shark

In 1852, a captain’s young son fell overboard at a Guatemalan harbor, and a shark, which already killed another shipman three days ago, was swimming nearby.

Kala, a Native Hawaiian working on a ship far from his homeland, jumped into the water to kill the shark. Did Kala succeed?

Read more about it in “Kala Kills Sharks.”


One Comment on “Kala Fights a Shark”

  1. Chris Faye says:

    What a story! It is a wonder it wasn’t made into a book!

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