This article was originally printed in Numismatic News.
Michael Mochizuki has made available a set of elongated cents titled “Historic Railroads of Hawaii.” It features railways and a terminal that Mochizuki says played important roles in Oahu’s railroad history.
Featured on the four-piece set are:
• Waialua Agricultural Company’s Locomotive No. 6, 1919
• Ewa Plantation Company’s Loco-motive Ewa No. 1, 1890
• Oahu Railway and Land Company’s Locomotive No. 6, “Kauila”
• Oahu Railway and Land Company’s Honolulu Terminal Building, 1925
The set, made up of copper cents, is available for $8 including postage to U.S. addresses.
Collectors can also purchase the pieces separately. Cost is $2.50 per EC including postage to U.S. addresses.
For more information, or to place an order, write Michael Mochizuki, 98-1998 Hapaki St., Aiea, HI 96701-1639, or send an email to email@example.com.