KGMB transmits a ten-minute Christmas segment, the first radio broadcast from Hawai`i to California.
Mutual Telephone Company continues to place city phone wires underground. Underground cable mileage in the Islands totals 33,262.49.
According to the U.S. Census, just over 46,000 Filipinos live and work in Hawai`i.
Puerto Ricans in the Islands number 6,671.
Four Hawai`i athletes compete in the National Junior Olympic games at Atlantic City.