Rentan Goshin Karate-Jutsu

Karate, Funakoshi Gichin, Shotokan, Goju-ryu, Vancovuer, Kitsilano, BC, Lessons, Martial Arts
Originally published on Sept 23, 1926 in the Asahi Newspaper

In my last entry I wrote about the newspaper advertisement promoting the side-show Karate of Kojima Noritaka and how it might have shaped perceptions of Karate in the 1930s. I said I would contrast this with an advertisement for Funakoshi Gichin’s ‘Rentan Goshin Karate Jutsu”. (more…)