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Teacher from Kenmore recalls Obama was a focused student
The Buffalo News ^ | 01/20/09 | Paula Voell

Posted on 01/23/2009 12:08:54 PM PST by Corazon

When Barack Hussein Obama places his hand on the Bible today to take the oath of office as 44th president of the United States, Barbara Nelson of Kenmore will undoubtedly think back to the day he was born. It was Aug. 4, 1961, at Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu.

“I may be the only person left who specifically remembers his birth. His parents are gone, his grandmother is gone, the obstetrician who delivered him is gone,” said Nelson, referring to Dr. Rodney T. West, who died in February at the age of 98. Here’s the story: Nelson was having dinner at the Outrigger Canoe Club on Waikiki Beach with Dr. West, the father of her college friend, Jo-Anne. Making conversation, Nelson turned to Dr. West and said: “‘So, tell me something interesting that happened this week,’” she recalls.

His response: “Well, today, Stanley had a baby. Now that’s something to write home about.”

The new mother was Stanley (later referred to by her middle name of Ann) Dunham, and the baby was Barack Hussein Obama.

“I penned the name on a napkin, and I did write home about it,” said Nelson, knowing that her father, Stanley A. Czurles, director of the Art Education Department at Buffalo State College, would be interested in the “Stanley” connection.

She also remembers Dr. West mentioning that the baby’s father was the first black student at the University of Hawaii and how taken he was by the baby’s name.

“I remember Dr. West saying ‘Barack Hussein Obama, now that’s a musical name,’” said Nelson, who grew up in Kenmore and went to Hawaii in 1959 to be in Jo-Anne’s wedding party. When Nelson was offered a job as a newspaper reporter and photographer......

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Barbara Nelson was Barack Obama's English teacher in high school in Hawaii.
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Updated: 01/20/09 08:17 AM

Teacher from Kenmore recalls Obama was a focused student

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When Barack Hussein Obama places his hand on the Bible today to take the oath of office as 44th president of the United States, Barbara Nelson of Kenmore will undoubtedly think back to the day he was born. It was Aug. 4, 1961, at Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu.

“I may be the only person left who specifically remembers his birth. His parents are gone, his grandmother is gone, the obstetrician who delivered him is gone,” said Nelson, referring to Dr. Rodney T. West, who died in February at the age of 98. Here’s the story: Nelson was having dinner at the Outrigger Canoe Club on Waikiki Beach with Dr. West, the father of her college friend, Jo-Anne. Making conversation, Nelson turned to Dr. West and said: “‘So, tell me something interesting that happened this week,’” she recalls.

His response: “Well, today, Stanley had a baby. Now that’s something to write home about.”

The new mother was Stanley (later referred to by her middle name of Ann) Dunham, and the baby was Barack Hussein Obama.

“I penned the name on a napkin, and I did write home about it,” said Nelson, knowing that her father, Stanley A. Czurles, director of the Art Education Department at Buffalo State College, would be interested in the “Stanley” connection.

She also remembers Dr. West mentioning that the baby’s father was the first black student at the University of Hawaii and how taken he was by the baby’s name.

“I remember Dr. West saying ‘Barack Hussein Obama, now that’s a musical name,’” said Nelson, who grew up in Kenmore and went to Hawaii in 1959 to be in Jo-Anne’s wedding party. When Nelson was offered a job as a newspaper reporter and photographer at her friend’s wedding reception, it led to her living in Hawaii for 47 years. She returned to Kenmore in 2006.

Ten years after that memorable birth announcement, Nelson would hear the Obama name again. This time, the father, now a Kenyan government official, was coming to speak at the Punahou School in Honolulu where Nelson was teaching and where his 10-year-old son was a newly enrolled fifth-grader.

“Dr. Obama had this lovely, attentive manner,” she said. “When he answered the children’s questions, he would do it as a story, which is the way they do it in Kenya.

“His son, whom he hadn’t seen in eight years, seemed as fascinated as we all were,” said Nelson, who went on to be a high school principal, a harpist, a watercolor artist and poet.

A few years later, Nelson encountered “Barry” again, when she watched high school basketball games, where her students played.

“The team came alive when he got on the court,” she said. “He was not only quick and graceful, but he could see the pattern and zero in on the opening. Though he wasn’t a starter, he was a graceful, passionate athlete who played back-up forward. He had a definite presence on the court.

“I often sat with his grandmother, who was a no-nonsense woman with these very solid Midwestern ways about her,” said Nelson. “She loved that boy and he adored her.”

As a high school teacher of British, Biblical and Middle Eastern literature, Nelson taught Obama.

“He wasn’t usually the first one to speak, but he was an attentive, active listener,” she said. “While the others might be bouncing off the surface, he came straight from the center. He picked up on the patterns of ideas and then he’d make a statement that moved the class to the focal point.

“He also had a lovely, engaging sense of humor,” Nelson said. “He was firm, but he wasn’t aggressive or in your face.”

During one class the question was posed “of what should we be most afraid,” drawing answers that included “death,” “hell,” “biological warfare,” “fear” and “isolation,” said Nelson.

“I recall Barack sitting in the back of the room,” Nelson said, demonstrating a hands-behind-his- head pose and describing his lanky, outstretched legs.

“When he pulled himself upright I thought ‘Bingo. Here we go,’ ” she said, expecting the discussion to move to a new level.

“And he said, ‘Words. Words are the power to be feared most. Every individual has an unmonitored arsenal and whether they are directed personally or internationally, words can be weapons of destruction.”

It was such moments that led Nelson to honor Obama at his 1979 graduation with the traditional draping of a lei around his neck.

“I had a yellow plumeria tree and I could get only enough blossoms to make five leis,” she said. “I had taught more than 200 students, but one of those leis went around the shoulders of Barack Obama.”

Years later, the ideas Obama expressed resonated as Nelson wrote “War of the Words,” which includes the lines: “ I fear the powerful pugnacious words, Weapons that miss the flesh and pierce the heart.” (Songs of Honor, 2006).

In the author’s notes, Nelson describes the classroom discussion with Obama that inspired the poem and she adds this information: “Interestingly, this former student is now a very wise, articulate U. S. senator.”

pvoell@buffnews.com



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Rodney T. West, M.D.
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Rodney T. West, M.D. was born on the island of Maui in the then, Territory of Hawaii. He graduated from the Punahou School in Honolulu and attended Northwestem University in Chicago, where he earned his Medical Degree. He returned to the Islands, spent l8 months as an intern and resident at the Queen's Hospital and then went into a private practice in Honolulu. He joined the United States Naval Reserve in January of l940. Twenty months later, September 5, 1941, he was called to active duty and was stationed at the Medical Dispensary on Ford Island in Pearl Harbor and was there on the morning of December 7, l941. He spent the rest of World War II on Johnston Island in the Pacific and at various Naval Air Stations on the American mainland. At the end of the war, he returned to Honolulu and on March 26, 1946 was discharged from active duty. In September of l949, he resigned from the Naval Reserve as a full Commander. Then, after practicing on the Big Island of Hawaii for a year, he returned to Honolulu and joined the Obstetrics and Gynecological department of the Straub Clinic. In December of l956, after delivering at least 5,OOO babies - and other things, he retired from the practice of medicine. In l963, he served as the President of the Hawaii Medical Association and in l975, he helped found and was the first president of the American College of Physician Executives.

On the moming of December 7, l94l, Dr. West rushed into the Ford Island dispensary to help with the wounded. In the middle ofthe quadrangle of the dispensary, there was a huge crater in the ground, which was caused by a bomb meant for the USS California, moored nearby. Had the bomb be a few feet more off target, it would have gone through the dispensary and killed or injured even more. Dr. West remained on Ford Island from December 7th to the llth, working at the dispensary. Most ofthe wounded were sailors from the sinking and listing battleships, who had to swim through the burning oil in the waters of Pearl Harbor. Most of the injuries were flesh burns, since most of the sailors had been wearing shorts and t-shirts, and the burned areas were those that were exposed. After Dr. West gave them preliminary care, the wounded were sent to the U.S. Naval HospitaI at Hospital Point for further attention.

The 50th anniversary ofthe events of World War II was a very inspirational time for Dr. West. These activities reminded him of the many Honolulu civilians who had volunteered their talents to insurethat Hawaii was prepared for a major disaster. These preparations began because ofthe war that was aIready happening in Ewope in the l930's. In l939, Dr. West acted with a group of concerned Honolulu residents from the Hawaii Chapter ofthe American Red Cross, the Honolulu County Medical Society, the City and County Emergency Unit, and the Queen's HospitaI that help set up a program that prepared O'ahu for a serious disaster. Volunteers were trained to run a blood bank night and day; to manage multiple first-aid stations; to be able to drive ambulances to pick up wounded and dying in a combat situation; to be able to transport families with children to safer areas; to know how to feed hundreds ofworkers; to be willing to deliver suppIes to civilian and military hospitaIs; and to possess the knowledge to assist the Red Cross -just to name a few. The preparations that were meticulously attended to in the eighteen months pjor to the attack, went into full gear on December 7, l94l , and these early preparations saved many lives. History consistently reminds us that the Japanese attack on the island of O'ahu was a totaI surprise, but the quick civilian response on that Sunday moming proved that the island was indeed prepared in one area. The reminders ofthe many Honolulu civilians who had volunteered for a over a year prior to the attack and were willing to place themselves into a dangerous situation inspired him to write a book about these efforts. Dr. West's book, Honolulu Prepares for Japan's Attack was first pubIshed in l992 and is now in its seventh printing. This book is for sale at the Arizona Memorial Museum Association Bookstore.

And, aIthough not a USS Arizona Memorial Pearl Harbor Swvivor volunteer, Dr. West does perform book signings and greets visitors every Wednesday at the USS Arizona Memorial visitor center.




1 posted on 01/23/2009 12:08:57 PM PST by Corazon
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To: Corazon
Barbara Nelson of Kenmore will undoubtedly think back to the day he was born. It was Aug. 4, 1961, at Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu.

Riiiight.

2 posted on 01/23/2009 12:12:50 PM PST by SolidWood (Sarah Palin - America the Beautiful)
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To: Corazon

here we go ...


3 posted on 01/23/2009 12:14:26 PM PST by Coachm
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To: Corazon

And where has she been hiding all this time while everyone was looking for proof of where he was born.


4 posted on 01/23/2009 12:14:35 PM PST by Venturer
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To: Corazon

Rules are rules ... Mega-Barf alert missing


5 posted on 01/23/2009 12:15:01 PM PST by George from New England (escaped CT 2006; now living north of Tampa Bay)
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To: SolidWood

yea sure she remembers

is this where everyone says see obama was born in America

arf

She remember him out of how many babies or people in her life.

I want to know why obama is fighting to not show his birth certificate and until he does then I reserve judgement on his eligibility


6 posted on 01/23/2009 12:15:05 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: Corazon

How marvelous that Barack Obama was delivered by an obstetrician who was a Pearl Harbor hero.
s-a-r-c

Does anyone find the ...timing alone ...of this puff piece to be ... suspicious.


7 posted on 01/23/2009 12:15:40 PM PST by silverleaf (Fasten your seat belts- it's going to be a BUMPY ride.)
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To: SolidWood

Barbara Nelson remebers being in Kenya that day.


8 posted on 01/23/2009 12:15:51 PM PST by Vaquero ( "an armed society is a polite society" Robert A. Heinlein)
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To: Corazon
“I penned the name on a napkin, and I did write home about it,”

Well there you go, case closed. I was beginning to think they'd never produce any documentation.

9 posted on 01/23/2009 12:15:55 PM PST by scottinoc ("Katie, you're not the center of everyone's universe."-Gov Palin)
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To: Corazon

was he also a focused newborn, lady?

I call BS


10 posted on 01/23/2009 12:17:04 PM PST by dforest (life is now good again....he has been inaugurated)
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To: Corazon

It would be interesting to interview this woman again regarding her memories of Obama’s birth. Perhaps that could put the birth certificate to rest. Or at least answer some questions.


11 posted on 01/23/2009 12:17:18 PM PST by malkee (Actually I'm an ex-smoker--two and a half years-- But I think about it every day.)
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To: Corazon

BARF Alert


12 posted on 01/23/2009 12:17:39 PM PST by satan
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To: Corazon

all of a sudden this elderly woman comes out of the blue and announces she remembers out of how many people, children and babies .

What a crock this is.

The paper suddenly thought they should print this too.

Meanwhile in other news lawsuits are on going about where obama was born and meanwhile obama is not wanting to show his birth certificate.

Sorry but this article I’ll take with a pinch of salt


13 posted on 01/23/2009 12:18:20 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: Corazon
Teacher from Kenmore recalls Obama was a focused student

Yeah, focused on following those lines on the mirror. She didn't help his English too much judging by the way he wrote in college.
14 posted on 01/23/2009 12:18:47 PM PST by aruanan
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To: Corazon
"“I may be the only person left who specifically remembers his birth. His parents are gone, his grandmother is gone, the obstetrician who delivered him is gone,” said Nelson,"

Not all of his relatives are gone. He has a grandmother in Kenya that seems to remember the day he was born- IN KENYA- as well. Now i wonder, who would you think would remember poor little baby Obama's day of birth, some stranger who had no idea of who Obama would become, absolutely no connection to him whatsoever, or his REAL grandmother?

15 posted on 01/23/2009 12:18:56 PM PST by Nathan Zachary
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To: SolidWood

Interesting piece of propaganda. Goes right for the birth certificate questions in the beginning and then defends his lack of records in the class room.


16 posted on 01/23/2009 12:19:03 PM PST by Nachum
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To: Corazon

Barbara Nelson continues the myth that Obama Sr had a Phd when he left Harvard after receiving an M.A. She also states she was a teacher at Punahou so I can only assume she didn’t keep her job as a journalist and photographer for very long after 1959. Mabel Hefty was the teacher of the grade 5 class when Obama Sr gave his presentation about Kenya. I plan on seeing what else I can find out about Barbara Nelson later today after I remove all the spyware I have collected during my week of researching Jr.
It is difficult to imagine a medical administrator attending an evening birth, normally a job an intern or resident would handle.


17 posted on 01/23/2009 12:19:08 PM PST by Chief Engineer
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To: Corazon

Mega BS here.


18 posted on 01/23/2009 12:19:50 PM PST by Cheetahcat (Osamabama the Wright kind of Racist!)
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To: manc
yea sure she remembers

Like Hillary remembered that her mom named her after Sir Edmund Hillary and like Bill remembered all those churches on fire.
19 posted on 01/23/2009 12:20:35 PM PST by aruanan
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To: Corazon

Rodney T. West, M.D. was born on the island of Maui in the then, Territory of Hawaii. He graduated from the Punahou School in Honolulu ...

***

SAME school she taught at and where Obama graduated ...

Sounds MORE THAN a bit hoofty to me ...

ALSO, very CONVENIENT that she gives interview A LITTLE MORE THAN 1 YEAR AFTER Dr. West died.

HE can NEITHER CONFIRM NO DENY this tripe ...


20 posted on 01/23/2009 12:21:09 PM PST by Lmo56
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To: Corazon

21 posted on 01/23/2009 12:21:43 PM PST by TSgt (Extreme vitriol and rancorous replies served daily. - Mike W USAF)
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To: Nachum

yep, now I am really convinced Obama is not a natural born citizen.

This lady was a big mistake. Confucious say “never go overboard, you will prove you are liar”. LOL


22 posted on 01/23/2009 12:21:58 PM PST by dforest (life is now good again....he has been inaugurated)
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To: Chief Engineer

could you ping me on this please

She thinks she is the only one and yet those in his own family remember him born in Kenya.
Then on the other hand he won’t show the birth certificate and yes it does seem very strange as to why she would go to his birth being who she is.

Something is fishy about all of this article and why all of a sudden did the paper feel the need to print this.


23 posted on 01/23/2009 12:22:50 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: MikeWUSAF

Does Kenmore also make “tools”?


24 posted on 01/23/2009 12:23:39 PM PST by dforest (life is now good again....he has been inaugurated)
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To: Corazon
It was Aug. 4, 1961, at Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu.

“I may be the only person left who specifically remembers his birth.

Liar. Everyone knows Obama was born at the Queen's Medical Center in Honolulu.

Or was it The Mombasa Hospital in Kenya????

25 posted on 01/23/2009 12:24:02 PM PST by Responsibility2nd
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To: aruanan

LOL

was she the one who taught him that there are 57 states too.

Either she has made all this up looking for fame or the paper is trying to convince people that obama is legit for the office.

Only one thing will prove it to me and that is when obama stops fighting to not show the certificate and show it .


26 posted on 01/23/2009 12:26:07 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: manc
She remember him out of how many babies or people in her life.

Exactly! This is pure BS.

27 posted on 01/23/2009 12:26:37 PM PST by Krodg
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To: Corazon
Bravo Sierra

So, let based on the information provided, let me see if I understand it.

1. Dr West delivered at least 5,000 Babies
2. Dr West retired in December 1956 he retired from medical practice
3. In Aug 1961, he has knowledge of a woman named Stanley, under-aged, who had a baby and that was noteworthy, and he did not do the delivery
4. Nelson even remembers from this dinner with Dr West the baby's name and the hospital name

Total, complete Bravo Sierra

My father was a physician and delivered babies - lots of them. Each precious baby is important, but to a doctor who delivers 1000s, they are not noteworthy. Dr West did not even do this delivery.

So someone help me understand why this retired physician in Honolulu would even be aware of an underage girl giving birth to a mixed race baby (in Hawaii, like that would be unusual) with whom he had no connection, and, would consider it noteworthy??

Again, Bravo Sierra

28 posted on 01/23/2009 12:27:35 PM PST by rigelkentaurus
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To: Corazon

Her story sounds like something written at gunpoint about Kim Jong Il.

Barry made birds out of paper and they came to life and flew around the room.


29 posted on 01/23/2009 12:28:07 PM PST by AppyPappy (If you aren't part of the solution, there is good money to be made prolonging the problem.)
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To: Corazon

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‘HE HELPED SAVE OUR COUNTRY’
Honolulu Advertiser, The (HI) - Sunday, November 11, 2007
Author: Advertiser Final, Dan Nakaso
Pearl Harbor survivor and author finds he’s a popular man these days

The hearing’s gone in Dr. Rodney West ‘s right ear. He’s losing muscle mass in his legs and has to use a wheelchair since falling and breaking his hip after attending ceremonies last Dec. 7 for the 65th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

At age 96, it’s sometimes difficult for West to remember details of things that happened to him just a few hours earlier.

“My memory is not as good as it used to be,” West said.

But when he’s asked about what he did on Dec. 7, 1941, West sits up straight in his wheelchair and his voice drops into a lower register as the pictures in his mind rewind 66 years to the sight of Japanese Zeros strafing the Pacific Fleet, bombs falling from the sky and charred men screaming in West ‘s usually sleepy dispensary on Ford Island.

“They had burns all over,” said West , who was a lieutenant junior grade officer assigned to the dispensary with six other Navy doctors. “You’d pick them up and their skin would come off. It was not a nice thing to see.”

Sixteen years ago, on the 50th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack that launched America into World War II, the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association estimated it had 40,000 members still alive, said Mal Middlesworth, the group’s national president.

Today, there are only about 5,000 survivors of the attack, including West .

So West transforms into something of a World War II rock star every Wednesday when he sits at a table at the USS Arizona Memorial Visitors Center and signs autographs and greets dozens of people who want to shake the hand of someone who not only survived the attack, but treated about 100 wounded sailors and soldiers in a dispensary normally accustomed to dealing with colds and scrapes.

“There were so many” wounded, West said. “We gave them morphine for the pain and treated them with what we had, which was not much.”

West can’t hear his fans’ questions over the din of hundreds of visitors mingling around the USS Arizona Memorial Visitors Center’s bookstore, where he signs copies of the eighth edition of his book, “ Honolulu Prepares for Japan’s Attack.”

Many of his admirers are disappointed that they can’t communicate very well with West among the throng of people.

But they’re thrilled when he happily poses for photographs and signs World War II memorabilia of all kinds for anyone who approaches him.

“He’s a hero,” Gina LaRock of Madison, Wis., said after West autographed a photo of the Arizona Memorial that she just purchased. “He helped save our country.”

Many of the dozens of people who surround West each Wednesday are unabashed in their reasons for wanting to meet one of the few remaining Pearl Harbor survivors.

“He’s living history and he’s not going to be around much longer,” said Richard Schellenger of Eugene, Ore., who bought one of West ‘s books for him to sign. “Once he’s gone, he’s gone.”

“He’s part of our history,” said Rich Navarro of Brentwood, Calif. “I’m just so glad that I can bring my kids to see someone who’s an actual Pearl Harbor survivor. There’s not that many left.”

West is working on more pages for an upcoming ninth edition of his book. His appearance at the Arizona visitors center each week helps make the book one of the more popular among all of the titles in the bookstore, said Tony Catekista, one of the store’s sales managers.

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DR . RODNEY T . WEST

Born: Dec. 23, 1910, Wailuku, Maui

Education: Skipped seventh and eighth grades; Honolulu Military Academy, Punahou School, where West played clarinet.

Naval service: Joined Navy Reserve in January 1940, activated Sept. 5, 1941 - March 26, 1946. Resigned from Navy Reserve in 1949 at rank of commander.

Medical career highlights: Delivered 5,000 babies; President, Hawaii Medical Association (1963); Medical Director, Straub Clinic (now Straub Clinic & Hospital) until retirement in 1975; one of the founders and first president of the American College of Physician Executives (1975).

Family: Wife, Mary Ann (Carlisle) West , died 1994; daughter, Jo-Anne Lewis (Kaimuki); sons, Kenneth C. West (Phoenix) and Rodney West Jr. (Spokane, Wash.)

Lives: Kahala Nui senior residence

...

http://www.city-data.com/elec2/06/elec-HONOLULU-HI-06-part1.html

Dr. Rodney T West (Retired), (Zip code: 96815) $200 to REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE on 10/23/06


30 posted on 01/23/2009 12:28:58 PM PST by maggief
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To: Responsibility2nd
well the phonies family member seems to remember his birth in Kenya So what we have here is a standoff I know him no I know him I was there no you wasn't I was there Just show the birth certificate BHO
31 posted on 01/23/2009 12:29:06 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: manc

she remembers the date time and obstetrician’s name because the father of a college friend told her all those details over dinner at the club and she wrote it all down to send to her father because his name was stanley too

and someone is trying to make music somewhere with a pair of wooden spoons on an oil drum with cello, boom box, harmonica, voice

A woman and her son wait for the bus


32 posted on 01/23/2009 12:30:47 PM PST by silverleaf (Fasten your seat belts- it's going to be a BUMPY ride.)
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To: manc

she remembers the date time and obstetrician’s name because the father of a college friend told her all those details over dinner at the club and she wrote it all down to send to her father because his name was stanley too

and someone is trying to make music somewhere with a pair of wooden spoons on an oil drum with cello, boom box, harmonica, voice

A woman and her son wait for the bus


33 posted on 01/23/2009 12:30:52 PM PST by silverleaf (Fasten your seat belts- it's going to be a BUMPY ride.)
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To: Venturer
"And where has she been hiding all this time while everyone was looking for proof of where he was born."

I don't know, but her memory seems to be a little off. The doc she claims delivered Little baby Obama retired 5 years before she claims to have talked to him after he delivered her commie friends baby.

And the claim that Obama's daddy was the first black student to ever attend Hawaii university seems a little laughable as well.

Obama fables are starting to sound like fables we hear concerning another famous Muzzie called Mohammad. Miracles happened everywhere he went as well. Even trees and rocks talked when baby Mohammad walked by. ,br> No doubt some trees and rocks are going to come forward and bear witness to confirm Obama's whereabouts at questionable times before long as well...

34 posted on 01/23/2009 12:31:08 PM PST by Nathan Zachary
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To: Corazon
"...after delivering at least 5,OOO babies - and other things,..."

Uh, just what "other things" would he be delivering?

Seriesly though, Dr. West retired from the practice of medicine in 1956? That's 5 years before BHO was born.

For those of you in Rio Linda

35 posted on 01/23/2009 12:31:41 PM PST by Hatteras
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To: Corazon

All loose ends must be tied, cut off or sewn within the fabric of deception.


36 posted on 01/23/2009 12:31:41 PM PST by Gator113 ("Noli nothis permittere te terere.")
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To: Nathan Zachary
Now i wonder, who would you think would remember poor little baby Obama's day of birth, some stranger who had no idea of who Obama would become, absolutely no connection to him whatsoever, or his REAL grandmother?

Obama's camp is really sounding ridiculous.

37 posted on 01/23/2009 12:32:01 PM PST by Krodg
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To: silverleaf
"How marvelous that Barack Obama was delivered by an obstetrician who was a Pearl Harbor hero."

Who apparently felt compelled to come out of retirement just to do the deed. Really, beyond marvelous. Some might say miraculous...
38 posted on 01/23/2009 12:32:42 PM PST by Hegemony Cricket (The emporer has no pedigree.)
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To: Corazon

i think this is a great sign...if the BC debacle wasn’t really a problem for Obama, then why would people be trying to make up BS like this?


39 posted on 01/23/2009 12:32:58 PM PST by MountainWoman
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To: rigelkentaurus

EXACTLY

This one baby stood out from all the rest out of thousands.

Yea right.

This goes to show how pathetic the media is.
Has the media forgot that the word investigation?


40 posted on 01/23/2009 12:33:14 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: Corazon; Chief Engineer

Here’s another thread discussing this (yes, it has a different topic in the title - dual purpose thread...):

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2170050/posts?page=123#123


41 posted on 01/23/2009 12:33:47 PM PST by little jeremiah (Leave illusion, come to the truth. Leave the darkness, come to the light.)
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To: Corazon

It is obvious that the good Doctor saw the star in the East, and came out of retirement, following the star, in order to deliver The One.


42 posted on 01/23/2009 12:34:22 PM PST by norwaypinesavage (Global Warming Theory is extremely robust with respect to data. All observations confirm it)
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To: Krodg

seems the phony is worried over his birth certificate question.


43 posted on 01/23/2009 12:35:46 PM PST by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick MA,CT sham marriage end racism end affirmative action)
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To: Corazon

>>>“I may be the only person left who specifically remembers his birth. His parents are gone, his grandmother is gone, the obstetrician who delivered him is gone,” said Nelson...

My, my, my - how wonderfully conveeenient...


44 posted on 01/23/2009 12:36:17 PM PST by little jeremiah (Leave illusion, come to the truth. Leave the darkness, come to the light.)
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To: Corazon
http://www.earthfrisk.com/blog/?p=135

Hospitals in Hawaii to Obama: You Were Not Born Here!

A strange development indeed is how it is that every time Barack Obama or a family member tells of where Obama was born, they seem to have no idea as of December 2008.

They seemed to know what hospital quite a few times months ago when it was claimed that Obama’s mother gave birth to him at Queens Medical Center in Honolulu - Obama and Mom Never Here

After it was concluded that Obama and his mother were never there, his sister was in an interview (Mary) and claimed that Obama was born at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children - Obama and Mom Never Here 1319 Punahou StreetHonolulu,

Hospital after Hospital - all Have No Record of Obama being born or Mom Ever being There.

All of these were called or visited from November 20 - December 2nd 2008. It is confirmed, OBAMA was not born in any hospital in Honolulu County! NONE AS A FACT! The Queen’s Medical Center - Honolulu, Hawaii Obama claims as his birth hospital

Kapi’ olani Medical Center Obama’s sister claims Barack Obama born here

Honolulu Shriners Hospital Never a patient Mom or Obama

Straub Clinic & Hospital Never a patient Mom or Obama Hawaii Health Systems Corporation - Honolulu, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Cancer Institute of Maui - Wailuku, Hawaii No Comment ???

Kuakini Hospital - Honolulu, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii - Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Straub Heatlh - Honolulu, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Tripler Medical Center - Honolulu, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Wahiawa General Hospital - Wahiawa, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

Wilcox Memorial Hospital - Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii Never a patient Mom or Obama

45 posted on 01/23/2009 12:36:32 PM PST by MirandaRietz
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To: Coachm

I believe *DAMIEN* was also very *FOCUSED*


46 posted on 01/23/2009 12:36:32 PM PST by TaraP (The RAPTURE: Separation of Church and State)
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To: silverleaf
Does anyone find the ...timing alone ...of this puff piece to be ... suspicious.

LOL. Just a tad.

But why do they do this stuff. It just roils the waters and makes things look even more suspicious.

47 posted on 01/23/2009 12:40:44 PM PST by Bahbah (Typical white person-Snow white)
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To: manc
all of a sudden this elderly woman comes out of the blue and announces she remembers out of how many people,children and babies. What a crock this is. The paper suddenly thought they should print this too.

Yes, it is so over the top.

<wiping tears from my eyes>

Pure,unadulterated bu|_|_$|-||+.

48 posted on 01/23/2009 12:44:19 PM PST by delacoert
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To: Corazon

Well..., an interesting story that is going to keep the qualifications issue going ever longer... LOL..


49 posted on 01/23/2009 12:47:13 PM PST by Star Traveler
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To: norwaypinesavage
It is obvious that the good Doctor saw the star in the East, and came out of retirement, following the star, in order to deliver The One.

And a multitude of angels sang.

50 posted on 01/23/2009 12:47:18 PM PST by conservative cat ("So this is how liberty dies... with thunderous applause.")
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