Star-Bulletin Newsboy feature, 1916.



Son of Mr. and Mrs. Manuel Freitas of Asylum Road. Born in San Francisco, California, September 14, 1902. Came to Honolulu when about four years old and commenced selling the Star. Is now the leading seller of the Star-Bulletin, handling 140 papers every day. He is known to every one as “Bully” and his selling point is along King street from the Young Hotel to the O. R. & L. Depot.

“Bully” is a typical “newsie” and is on the “rush” all the time.

(Star-Bulletin, 6/21/1916, p. 8)

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Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Volume XXIII, Number 7548, Page 8. June 21, 1916.




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