Champagne Served in Duke Kahanamoku’s Trophy
Posted: August 16, 2017 Filed under: Articles, News, Teasers
This month in history — August 1913 — Duke Kahanamoku‘s friends drank champagne from his trophy. Aboard a ship, they drank for the health of the five-time Olympic medalist in swimming.
Read more about it in “Loving Cup Used for Wine Bowl.”
“Loving Cup Used for Wine Bowl: Duke Kahanamoku’s Trophy is Utilized by Colonel Parker for Purpose Designed” (first column on the right, second story)
The San Francisco call, August 13, 1913, Image 4