Japanese bottle found in HPP not the first to be discovered on Big Island

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald John, Angie, Abbie and Aubrie Graham on July 13 pose with a 37-year-old message found in a bottle by Abbie.

With the Father’s Day discovery of a message in a bottle at the Makuu Drive shoreline in Hawaiian Paradise Park, Abbie Graham became a part of something bigger than she imagined.