Japanese bottle found by girl not the first to be discovered on Big Island
By JOHN BURNETT Hawaii Tribune-Herald | Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 12:05 a.m.
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A 37-year old message, which was found in a bottle at the end of Makuu Drive in Hawaiian Paradise Park by Abbie Graham, has been slightly torn and damaged. The message was written in several languages and is the 51st message to be found from the Chiba Prefectural Choshi High School Natural Science Club in Japan. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)
John, Angie, Abbie and Aubrie Graham discovered a 37-year-old message in an old bottle and pose with it on July 13. Abbie, bottom left, found the bottle at the end of Makuu Drive in Hawaiian Paradise Park on Father's Day. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)
With the Father’s Day discovery of a message in a bottle at the Makuu Drive shoreline in Hawaiian Paradise Park, Abbie Graham became a part of something bigger than she imagined.