So last night I was messing around on the Internet, like you do, and came across this:
She’s a model from the late 1960s named Elizabeth Logue. If you were around in the early 1970s, you might remember her better from this:
Yes, she was the beautiful girl from the opening credits to Hawaii Five-O. I remember her as one of the very first girls I found pretty when I was a kid.
Logue was not, by the way, the “hula girl” from the credits. That was Helen Kuoha-Torco, who went on to become professor of business technology at Windward Community College in Kaneohe, Hawai’i. I can’t seem to find any information about what happened to Logue (although I’ll admit that I didn’t look very hard).
Here’s another (tiny) pic of Logue on the cover of Life magazine from October 8, 1965: