U.S. Senators Served Dog at Luau

Ancient native Hawaiians ate Hawaiian poi dogs as a delicacy, and no luau was complete without them. However, dogs were not served in luau with white people because they were not used to the idea of eating dogs.

U.S. Senators in 1902 wanted to try all Hawaiian dishes and tried the roasted dog. Did they like it? Find out in “The Dog Was Good.”

“The Dog Was Good”
The Paducah sun., October 27, 1902, Image 1
http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85052116/1902-10-27/ed-1/seq-1/

 

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