Honolulu Hughes 1927 Press Photo
Oregon State uniform. Henry was nicknamed Honolulu because he was from Hawaii. He was the very first starting quarterback in franchise history for the 1932 Boston Braves. He was also the first professional football player from Hawaii. Hughes is depicted here kicking barefoot. He played with shoes on, however would remove them when it was time to kick the ball.
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