A Week in Hawaii, 1963

The Kermit church had generously told me to stop in Hawaii for a week of rest on my way home from Okinawa. Since the touristic glories of Hawaii have so often been sung by loquacious travelers, I will confine my report to a few nontouristic “tales” which touched and impressed …

Okinawa, 1963 – Part 1 of 2

I first went to Okinawa with the Texas Baptist New Life Crusade in 1963 via Dallas, San Francisco, and Tokyo to Naha. As we approached the Naha airport a Japanese voice, speaking English, came over the intercom, saying, “Yadies and gentyemen, we hope you have enjoyed your fright. Thank you …