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Interview with Masayuki "Mahjong" Yoshimura
|Title:||Interview with Masayuki "Mahjong" Yoshimura|
|Interviewee:||Yoshimura, Masayuki "Mahjong"|
|Series/Report no.:||Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories|
|Description:||A man describes his parents' background; Ohua Street neighborhood--housing camp, families, and shops; baseball, football and surfing; father's taxi stand and parents' dry cleaning business; mother's cooking; ogo (seaweed) gathering; coin diving for tourists; Kapiolani Park; childhood activities, including cream can polo and mischief; photography interest; Waikiki School and teachers; trip to Japan; Ibaraki Store job; career in sales in bakery and lumber businesses; and selling techniques.|
office worker, store worker, bakery salesman, lumber salesman; Japanese; male
Interview conducted in English.
|Pages/Duration:||1 hr, 55 min|
|Geographic Coverage:||Kapahulu, Oahu|
|Appears in Collections:||Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories|
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