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1930
Tropical escapism was a significant past-time in the depths of the great depression.

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A NIGHT OF LOVE IN HAWAII
Words & Music:
Ray Sherwood
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.,
New York, New York
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BLUE PACIFIC MOONLIGHT
Words & Music:
Jack Payne & Wallace Herbert
Artist: Sydney Leff
Santly Brothers,
New York, New York
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BLUE PACIFIC MOONLIGHT
Words & Music:
Jack Payne & Wallace Herbert
Campbell, Connelly & Co,
New York, New York
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BYE BYE BLUES
Words & Music:
Fred F. Hamm, Dave Bennett & Bert Lown
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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DREAMY HAWAII
Words: Ray Sherwood
Music: F.W. Vandersloot
Artist: Sydney Leff
Mills Music,
New York, New York
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DREAMY HULA TOWN
Words: Sam Collins
Music: Bert Carlson
Aloha Publishers,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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GOLDEN SANDS
Words & Music:
Jessie Greer and Ray Klages
Artist: Porter Griffith
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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HAWAII AND YOU
Words & Music:
Harry Park
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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HAWAIIAN MOON
Words:  John Rossie
Music: John Franconero
Franconero & Rossie,
Newark, New Jersey
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HONOLULU
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble & Al Jacobs
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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HOW ARE YOU TONIGHT IN HAWAII
Words:  Edgar Leslie
Music: Harry Warren
Remick Music,
New York, New York
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I'LL COME SAILING HOME TO YOU
Words:  Ruth Florence
Music: Johnny Noble & King Kalakaua
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, California
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IT'S TIME TO SAY ALOHA TO YOU
Words & Music:
Fred Howard & Nat Vincent
Artist: F.H.
Morse M. Preeman,
Los Angeles, California
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LO-LO
Words & Music:
Unknown
Unknown Publisher
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LUANA
Words: J. Keirn Brennan
Music: Rudolf Friml
Artist: Frederick S. Manning
The Boston Music Co.,
Boston, Massachusetts
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ON A LITTLE STREET IN HONOLULU
Words & Music:
Al Lewis & Al Sherman
Artist: Pud Lane
De Sylva Brown & Henderson,
New York, New York
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SING ME A SONG OF HAWAII
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble & Bert Carlson
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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SONG OF THE ISLANDS
Words & Music:
Charles E. King
Charles E. King,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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THE LOVE FLOWER
Words:  Richard Coburn
Music: James Kroe
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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THERE'S ROMANCE IN THE MOONLIGHT OF HAWAII
Words: Don Blanding
Music: Edwin Sawtelle
Unknown Publisher,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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WHY HAVE YOU FORGOTTEN WAIKIKI?
Words: Gus Kahn
Music: Mabel Wayne
Leo Feist,
New York, New York

1931
Art Deco covers began to appear in the tirties, illustrated by such artists as Sydney Leff & Ben Harris.

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BLUES IN MY HEART
Words & Music:
King Carter & Irving Mills
Artist: Sydney Leff
Gotham Music Service,
New York, New York
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CALLING ALOHA TO ME
Words & Music:
Egbert Van Alstyne & Gene Arnold
The Milwaukee Journal,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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HAWAIIAN HOTEL MARCH
Music: Oaho Publishing Staff
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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HAWAIIAN STARS ARE GLEAMING
Words & Music:
Willy Rosen
G. Schirmer,
New York, New York
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HONOLULU MARCH
Music: Oaho Publishing Staff
Artist: Fran Hays
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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HONOLULU MOONLIGHT
Words:  Elmer Wrothman
Music: Kirby Padgitt
Artist: F.I.E.
Song Hit Guild,
New York, New York
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I'LL LOVE YOU IN MY DREAMS
Words & Music: Abel Baer, Horace Heidt & Benee Russell
Leo Feist,
New York, New York
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IN A LITTLE BAMBOO BUNGALOW
Words:  Leo Robin
Music: Bill Bambridge & Mildred Luber
Artist: 13 Horses in a Row
Harms,
New York, New York
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MO-NA-LU
Words & Music:
Louis Breau
Belwin Inc.,
New York, New York
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PAGAN MOON
Words & Music:
Al Bryan, Al Dubin and Joe Burke
Artist: Ben Harris
M. Witmark & Sons,
New York, New York
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REFLECTIONS OF YOU;
No Hea Ia Oe
Words:  L. Wolfe Gilbert
Music: Lew Pollack
Artist: Frederick S. Manning
Edward B. Marks,
New York, New York

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ROCK ME IN A CRADLE OF KALUA
Words:  Al Bryan
Music: Pete Wendling
Artist: Sydney Leff
Irving Berlin,
New York, New York
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TABU
Words:  Sam Coslow
Music: W. Franke Harling
Unknown Publisher

1932
Paul Summers of Hawaii releases HONOLULU, HOW DO YOU DO?

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ALOHA BELOVED
Words & Music:
Andy Long & Ray Canfield
Stasny Music,
New York, New York
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ALOHA OE:
Farewell To Thee

Music: Queen Liliuokalani
Paull-Pioneer Music,
New York, New York
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CATALINA;
Lovely Isle of the Sea

Words: Elizabeth B. Renton
Music: George Crozier
Elizabeth B. Renton,
Catalina Island, California
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DIE BLOOM VON HAWAII
Words: Alfred Grunwald & Emmerich Foldes
Music: Paul Abraham
Imperial Music,
Weisbaden, Germany
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DROWSY HONOLULU MOONLIGHT
Words: Maurice Gunsky
Music: Nat Goldstein
Artist: H.R. Stivers
Villa Moret,
San Francisco, California
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FAREWELL TO THEE; Aloha Oe
Words: Carl Richter
Music: Queen Liliuokalani
The Bach Music Co.,
Boston, Massachusetts
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HAWAIIAN MOON OF MELODY
Words & Music:
W. Seavey Hudson
Hudson Music Company,
Omaha, Nebraska
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HE PLAYED HIS UKULELE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
Words & Music:
Arthur Le Clerq
Campbell, Connelly & Co,
London, England
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KALONA
Music: Veda Santos
Don Santos,
Rochester, New York
00306a.jpg (11308 bytes)
HAWAIIAN MOON OF MELODY
Words & Music:
W. Seavey Hudson
Hudson Music Company,
Omaha, Nebraska
00327a.jpg (28718 bytes)
HONOLULU, HOW DO YOU DO?
Words & Music: Philip F. Phelps
Paul F. Summers,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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ISA LEI
Words & Music:
Lieut. A.W. Caten
Unknown Publisher
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ON THE BEACH AT WAIKIKI
Words: G.H. Stover
Music: Henry Kailimai & Sonny Cunha
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio

1933
This was apparently a slow year for Hawaiian-themed sheet music.

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ALOHA BELOVED
Words & Music:
Andy Long & Ray Canfield
Irwin Dash Music,
London, England
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FAREWELL TO THEE; Aloha Oe
Music: Queen Liliuokalani
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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HAWAIIAN PARADISE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Olman Music,
New York, New York
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KALUA LULLABY
Words: Gus Kahn
Music: Ted Fiorito & May Singhi Breen
Robbins Music,
New York, New York
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KING'S SERENADE
Words & Music:
Charles E. King

Charles E. King,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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SONGS OF THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Various Songs
Frederick Harris Co.,

1934
KING KAMEHAMEHA was released by Johnny Noble & Ted Fio Rito, and R. Alex Anderson wrote MALIHINI MELE.
MY LITTLE GRASS SHACK IN KEALAKEKUA was a huge hit, performed by Guy Lombardo.

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FORT KAMEHAMEHA;
Orchestration for Hawaiian Guitar

Words & Music:
Unknown
Unknown Publisher
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GOODBYE, HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leon-Towers-Robins & Dave Apollon
B. Feldman & Co.,
London, England
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GOODBYE, HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leon-Towers-Robins & Dave Apollon
J. Albert & Son.,
Sydney, Australia
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HAWAII ACROSS THE SEA
Words & Music:
Ernest Kaai & Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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HAWAIIAN PARADISE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Unknown Publisher
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HILO MARCH
Composer: Will Pele
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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HONOLULU STOMP
Arranger: Harry Stanley
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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I FOUND MY LITTLE GRASS SKIRT; For My Little Grass Shack in Hawaii
Words & Music:
Harry Owens & Johnny Noble
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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IT'S TIME TO SAY ALOHA TO YOU
Words & Music:
Paul Weirick
M.M. Cole,
Chicago, Illinois
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KAWAIHAU WALTZ
Words & Music:
Unknown
Oahu Publishing Co.,
Cleveland, Ohio
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KING KAMEHAMEHA;
The Conquerer of the Islands

Words & Music:
Johnny Noble & Ted Fio Rito
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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MALIHINI MELE
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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MAY DAY IS LEI DAY IN HAWAII
Music:
Harry Stanley
Artist: B.N.
Oahu Publishing Co.,
Cleveland, Ohio
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MY LITTLE GRASS SHACK IN KEALAKEKUA
Words & Music:
Bill Cogswell, Tommy Harrison & Johnny Noble
Artist: D.G.
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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MY LITTLE GRASS SHACK IN KEALAKEKUA
Words & Music:
Bill Cogswell, Tommy Harrison & Johnny Noble
Sherman, Clay & Co.,
San Francisco, California
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MY LITTLE GRASS SHACK IN KEALAKEKUA
Words & Music:
Bill Cogswell, Tommy Harrison & Johnny Noble
Keith Prowse Music,
London, England
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PRAY'R TO HAWAII
Words: Queen Liliuokalani
Music: Harry Owens
Forster Music,
Chicago, Illinois
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THERE'S NOTHING ELSE TO DO IN MA-LA-KA-MO-KA-LU
Words & Music:
Cliff Friend & Sidney Mitchell
Irving Berlin,
New York, New York

1935
One of the hardest working cover artists in Honolulu in the thirties was LaSalle.

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ALOHA OE
Composer: Queen Liliuokalani
Artist: L.K.
Calumet Music,
Chicago, Illinois
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ALOHA OE
Composer: Queen Liliuokalani
Words: Lee Marvin
Artist: N.P.S.
Calumet Music,
Chicago, Illinois
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ALOHA OE;
Farewell to Thee

Composer: Queen Liliuokalani
Morris Music,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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ALOHA OE;
Hawaiian Melody
Composer: Queen Liliuokalani
Arrangement: Jerome Damonte
Forster Music,
Chicago, Illinois
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AN ISLAND MELODY
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Oahu Publishing,
Cleveland, Ohio
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DANCING UNDER THE STARS
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Royal Hawaiian Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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HAWAIIAN GREETINGS
Words & Music:
Eddie Alkire
Eddie Alkire,
Easton, P
ennsylvania
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HAWAIIAN HOSPITALITY
Words & Music:
Harry Owens & Ray Kinney
Artist: LaSalle

Royal Hawaiian Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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HAWAIIAN HOSPITALITY
Words & Music:
Harry Owens & Ray Kinney

Unknown Publisher
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HAWAIIAN PARADISE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Leo Feist,
New York, New York
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HAWAIIAN SKIES
Composer: Conrad Gebelein
Unknown Publisher
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ISLE OF PARADISE
Words: Rowena Huber
Music: Frank Magine
McKinley Music,
Chicago, Illinois
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I WANT TO LEARN TO SPEAK HAWAIIAN
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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JUST A LITTLE DREAM; of Hawaii and You
Words & Music:
Lee Wood & Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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KAMAAINA;
The Old Timer

Words & Music:
Sol Bright & Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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LET'S GO FOR BROKE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Royal Hawaiian Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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LITTLE BROWN GAL
Words & Music:
Lee Wood, Don McDiarmid & Johnny Noble
Bourne Inc.,
New York, New York
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LITTLE BROWN GAL
Words & Music:
Lee Wood, Don McDiarmid & Johnny Noble
Allan & Co.,
Sydney, Australia
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LOVE SONG OF TAHITI
Words: Gus Kahn
Music: Bronislaw Kaper & Frank Skinner
Robbins Music,
New York, New York
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MALOLA
Words: Desmond Carter
Music: Mabel Wayne
Chappell & Co.,
New York, New York
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MALOLA
Words: Desmond Carter
Music: Mabel Wayne
Chappell & Co.,
Sydney, Australia
00519a.jpg (9187 bytes)
PALMS OF PARADISE
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Fred Hollander
Famous Music,
New York, New York
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PEARL HARBOR MARCH;
Orchestration for Hawaiian Guitar

Words & Music:
Unknown
Unknown Publisher
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SURF RIDING
Words & Music:
Berniece Rose Copeland
Theodore Presser,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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THE BEAUTY HULA
Words: John Latouche
Music: Johnny K. Almeida & Johnny Noble
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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THE COCKEYED DAUGHTER; of the Cockeyed Mayor
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
Artist: LaSalle
R. Alex Anderson,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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THE COCKEYED MAYOR OF KAUNAKAKAI
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
Edward B. Marks,
New York, New York
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YOU'LL WANT TO AMI AMI ONI ONI TOO
Words & Music:
Paul Summers
Paul Summers,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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YOU OUGHT TO BE IN HAWAII
Words & Music:
Charles Murray
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii

1936
In the mid-thirties most of the Hawaiian music being produced came out Hawaii itself.

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A LITTLE RENDEZVOUS IN HONOLULU
Words: Edgar Leslie
Music: Joe Burke
Artist: Cliff Miska
Joe Morris Music,
New York, New York
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ALOHA OE;
Hawaiian Farewell Song

Composer: Queen Lydia Liliuokalani
Artist: James Axelrod
Moderne Publications,
Chicago, Illinois
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AULD LANG SYNE
Arrangement:
A.P. McKinney & R.F. Tomlinson
Unknown Publisher
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DO THE HULA
Words & Music:
Don McDiarmid
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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HULA BREEZE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens & Bucky Henshaw
Artist: LaSalle

Royal Hawaiian Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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HULA-SERENADE
Words & Music:
Ray Meany & Helo Dominici

Ray Meany's Conservatory of Music, Stockton, California
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I HAD TO LOVA HER AND LEAVA HER ON THE LAVA
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
R. Alex Anderson,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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IN A DREAM OF HONOLULU
Words & Music:
G.A. Bronson & R. A. Dixon
Bronson Music,
Detroit, Michigan
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I'VE GONE NATIVE NOW
Words & Music:
Paul Summers
Paul Summer Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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KUU IPO
Words & Music:
Andy Iona Long & Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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LEILANI
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Artist: LaSalle
Royal Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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LOVELY NIGHT BLOOMING CEREUS
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii

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ON A COCONUT ISLAND
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
R. Alex Anderson,
Honolulu, Hawaii

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ON A COCONUT ISLAND
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
Donaldson, Douglas & Gumble,
New York, New York

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SWEET HAWAIIAN MOONLIGHT
Words: Harold G. Frost
Music: Frank Henri Klickmann
Joe Davis,
New York, New York
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THAT'S THE HAWAIIAN IN ME
Words: Margarita Lane
Music:
Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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THAT'S THE HAWAIIAN IN ME
Words: Margarita Lane
Music:
Johnny Noble
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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TO YOU SWEETHEART, ALOHA
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Santly-Joy-Select,
New York, New York
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UA LIKE NO-A LIKE
Words: Bernice Manoloff
Music:
Nick Manoloff
First National Institute of Allied Arts, South Bend, Indiana
00328a.jpg (34881 bytes)
WHAT THE LEI MEANS
Words & Music:
Alfred Perez
Alfred Perez,
Honolulu, Hawaii
00329a.jpg (27756 bytes)
WHEN HILO HATTIE DOES THE HILO HOP
Words & Music:
Don McDiarmid & Johnny Noble
Artist: LaSalle
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu
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WHY DO HAWAIIANS SING "ALOHA"
Words: Jack Meskill & Will Raskin
Music: Sam H. Stept
Chappell & Co.,
New York, New York

1937
Bing Crosby was a big promoter of Hawaiian music, especially with the release of the film Blue Hawaii. The song SWEET LEILANI, written by Harry Owens for his daughter Lelilani, was said to have almost single-handedly revived the sagging music industry, and won best song at the Academy Awards ceremony.

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AN ANGEL FROM THE ISLANDS
Words & Music:
Unknown
Unknown Publisher
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A SONG OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Gordon Beecher & Johnny Noble
Leo Feist,
New York, New York
00526a.jpg (10107 bytes)
BLUE HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leo Robin & Ralph Rainger
Famous Music,
New York, New York
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BLUE HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leo Robin & Ralph Rainger
Famous Music,
New York, New York
00402a.jpg (24863 bytes)
BLUE HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leo Robin & Ralph Rainger
Famous Music,
New York, New York
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BLUE HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leo Robin & Ralph Rainger
Famous Music,
New York, New York

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BROADWAY'S GONE HAWAII
Words & Music:
Mack Gordon & Harry Revel

Leo Feist,
New York, New York

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DOWN WHERE THE TRADE WINDS BLOW
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Artist: LaSalle
Royal Hawaiian Music,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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I'LL WEAVE YOU A LEI
Words & Music:
Ray Meany
Radio Art Publications,
Oakland, California
00316a.jpg (20642 bytes)
IN A CANOE
Words: Johnny Noble
Music: Manny Lemes
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
00324a.jpg (29767 bytes)
IT'S SLEEPY TIME IN HAWAII
Words & Music:
Leon Rene & Otis Rene
Irving Berlin,
New York, New York
00024a.jpg (26842 bytes)
KITCHY-MI-KOKO ISLE
Words: Eddie Pola
Music: Newell Chase
Miller Music,
New York, New York
00159a.jpg (24383 bytes)
LITTLE HEAVEN OF THE SEVEN SEAS
Words: Jack Scholl
Music: M.K. Jerome
M. Witmark & Sons,
New York, New York
00242a.jpg (10602 bytes)
MY FLOW'R OF PARADISE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Artist: LaSalle
Unknown Publisher
00248a.jpg (24206 bytes)
MY LEI OF LEIS
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble
Artist: LaSalle
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
00650a.jpg (15918 bytes)
MY TROPICAL GARDEN
Words: Don McDiarmid
Music: Jack Coale
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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NEARER MY GOD TO THEE
Words & Music:
Aloha Kanaka
Musicolor Publishing,
Toronto, Canada
00195a.jpg (17676 bytes)
ON A LITTLE BAMBOO BRIDGE
Words & Music:
Archie Fletcher & Al Sherman
Artist: Cliff Miska
Joe Morris Music,
New York, New York
00579a.jpg (10417 bytes)
PARADISE ISLE
Words & Music:
Sam Koki
Mills Music,
New York, New York
00713a.jpg (16002 bytes)
SOPHISTICATED HULA
Words & Music:
Sol Bright
Unknown Publisher
00060a.jpg (11295 bytes)
SOUTH WIND
Words & Music:
Basil Ziegler & Lou Shank
Artist: Merman
Words and Music,
New York, New York
00215a.jpg (22863 bytes)
SWEET LEILANI
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Select Music,
New York, New York
01004a.jpg (29103 bytes)
THE MOON OF MANAKOORA
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Alfred Newman
Kalmar & Ruby Music,
Hollywood, California
00630a.jpg (7217 bytes)
THE MOON OF MANAKOORA
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Alfred Newman
Unknown Publisher
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THE MOON OF MANAKOORA
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Alfred Newman
Sterling Music,
New York, New York
01006a.jpg (18128 bytes)
THE MOON OF MANAKOORA
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Alfred Newman
Frank Music,
New York, New York
00256a.jpg (22101 bytes)
WHAT THE WILD WAVES ARE SAYING
Words: Bonnie Beach
Music: Johnny Noble
Artist: LaSalle
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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WHEN YOU DREAM ABOUT HAWAII
Words: Bert Kalmar & Sid Silvers
Music: Harry Ruby

Kalmar & Ruby Music,
Hollywood, California

1938
Hollywood picked up on the Hawaiian craze once again, and a whole slew of films based in Hawaii were produced.

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ALOHA MALIHINI
Words & Music:
Ray Meany, Bernie Kaai and Harry Mollenhauer
Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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A SONG OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Gordon Beecher & Johnny Noble
Unknown Publisher
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A SONG OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Gordon Beecher & Johnny Noble
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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A SONG OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Gordon Beecher & Johnny Noble
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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COCOANUT GROVE
Words & Music:
Harry Owens  
Famous Music,
New York, New York
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DREAMS OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Lani McIntire, Joe White & Larry Stock
Sam Fox Hollywood Songs,
New York, New York
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HAWAIIAN GUITARS
Words & Music:
Michael Aaron
Unknown Publisher
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HAWAIIAN MEMORIES
Words & Music:
Unknown Artists
Hollywood Songs,
Hollywood, California
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HEARTS ARE NEVER BLUE IN BLUE KALUA
Words & Music:
Lani McIntire, Alfred Bryan & George McConnell
Artist: Cliff Miska
Joe Morris Music,
New York, New York
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HILO-E
Words & Music:
Ray Meaney & Charlie Clark

Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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HULA TOWN
Words & Music:
Don McDiarmid
Johnny Noble,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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IT'S TIME TO SAY "ALOHA"
Words: Charlie Tobias
Music:
Sammy Fain

Crawford Music,
New York, New York
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I WONDER WHERE MY HULA GIRL HAS GONE
Words & Music:
Johnny Noble, Treva Bluett & Walter Donaldson
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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KAHALA
Words & Music:
Harry Owens, Harry Tobias & Neil Moret 
Larry Spier,
New York, New York
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MACUSHLA
Words & Music:
Dermot MacMurrough & Josephine V. Rowe
Unknown Publisher
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MEMORIES OF SWEET HAWAII
Composers: Billy Arden & Dick Lecksell
Great Lakes Music,
Buffalo, New York
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MOONLIGHT IN HILO
Words & Music:
Cliff Friend & Jack Erickson

Unknown Publisher
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MOONLIGHT IN WAIKIKI
Words & Music:
Cliff Friend & Dave Franklin

Harms,
New York, New York
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MY HUAPALA HAOLE MAID
Words & Music:
Helo Dominici

Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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MY ISLAND DREAM
Words & Music:
Alfred F. Francis

Melody Publishing,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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ON LINGER LONGER ISLAND
Words & Music:
Jimmy Kennedy & Michael Carr
Peter Maurice,
London, England
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RHYTHM OF THE HULA
Words & Music:
Gabriel Montemayor
Gabriel Montemayor,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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SAYS MY HEART
Words: Frank Loesser
Music: Burton Lane

Famous Music,
New York, New York
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SHACK AT WAIKIKI
Words & Music:
Ray Meany & Bernie Kaai
Unknown Publisher
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SONG OF THE ISLANDS;
Na lei o Hawaii

Words & Music:
Charles E. King
Edward B. Marks,
New York, New York
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SWEET HAWAIIAN CHIMES
Words & Music:
Lani McIntire, George B. McConnell & Dick Sanford
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.,
New York, New York
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SWEET HAWAIIAN CHIMES
Words & Music:
Lani McIntire, George B. McConnell & Dick Sanford
Unknown Publisher
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TAHITIAN LULLABY;
Te Himene Tahiti

Words: L. Wolfe Gilbert
Music: Roger N. Fowler

Wolfe Gilbert Music,
New York
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THE PAPER LEI YOU GAVE TO ME
Composers: Ray Meany & Helo Dominici
Unknown Publisher
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UNDER THE "HAWAIIAN MOON"
Words & Music:
Ray Meany
Golden Gate Publications,
Oakland, California
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WAIKIKI BEACH BOY
Words & Music: Mickey Nakahara
Unknown Publisher,
Honolulu, California

1939
The decade finished strong for Hawaiian music, and newcomers Ray Meany, Don McDiarmid and Sol Bright were making a splash.

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ALOHA OE
Composer: Queen Liliuokalani
Artist: Ruth Hazelwood
National Institute of Music & Arts, Los Angeles, California
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A SONG OF OLD HAWAII
Words & Music:
Gordon Beecher & Johnny Noble
Leo Feist,
New York, New York
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BENEATH A POLYNESIAN MOON
Words: Don McDiarmid
Music: Jack Coale
Artist: LaSalle
Tropic Tunes,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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DUKE KAHANAMOKU
Words & Music:
Sol Bright
Unknown Publisher
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ECHOES OF HAWAII
Words & Music:
Ray Meany
Ray Meany's Conservatory of Music, Stockton, California
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HAWAII SANG ME TO SLEEP
Words & Music:
Frank Loesser
& Matty Malneck
Frank Loesser Music,
New York, New York
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HILO BAY
Words & Music:
Unknown Artists
Mastertone Publishing,
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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HULA SWEETHEART
Music:
Fred Taylor

Magna-Tone,
Hollywood, California
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IT HAPPENED ON THE BEACH AT WAIKIKI
Words & Music:
Ray Meany & Helo Dominici

Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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LULLABY OF WAIKIKI
Words: Ray Stewart, Jr.
Music: Harold Kueffer
Kueffer-Harold,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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MY ALOHA LAND
Unknown Artists:
Gibson, Inc.,
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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MY ISLE OF DREAMS
Words & Music:
Ray Meany & Bernie Kaai
Golden Gate,
San Francisco, California
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MY SWEETHEART;
Kuu Ipo

Words & Music:
Andy Iona Long & Johnny Noble
Miller Music,
New York, New York
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NIGHTS IN HAWAII
Words & Music:
Harlin Brothers
Harlin Brothers,
Indianapolis, Indiana
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ON KALAKAUA AVENUE
Words & Music:
Ray Meany & Bernie Kaai
Unknown Publisher
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SAY IT WITH MUSIC AT WAIKIKI
Words & Music:
Sol K. Bright
Artist: T.G. Jacques
Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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SOPHISTICATED HULA
Words & Music:
Sol K. Bright & Harry Fish
Golden Gate,
Oakland, California
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TO YOU SWEETHEART, ALOHA
Words & Music:
Harry Owens
Santly-Joy-Select,
New York, New York
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UNDER A HAWAIIAN MOON
Music: Frank Grey
Theodore Presser,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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UNDER WAVING PALMS
Unknown Artists
Gibson, Inc.,
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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WHITE GINGER BLOSSOMS
Words & Music:
R. Alex Anderson
Artist: LaSalle
R. Alex Anderson,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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ZUMBA;
Driere A Zumba

Words: Jacques Larue
Music: Agustin Lara
Francis Day,
Paris, France
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