Warner Bros. Television's Hawaiian Eye graced the small screen from 1959 to 1963. Anthony Eisley and Robert Conrad play cool private eyes with Connie Stevens appearing as lounge singer Cricket Blake. Valuable Hawaiian Eye TV collectibles include Gold Key comic books, old TV Guides and TV Weeks, Lowell board games, Troy Donahue flasher buttons and Warner Bros. TV soundtrack albums.
ABC-TV's classic detective series Hawaiian Eye ran from 1959 to 1963 producing 134 hourlong episodes. Anthony Eisley (Tracy Steele), Robert Conrad (Tom Lopaka), Connie Stevens (Cricket Blake), Poncie Ponce (Kazuo Kim) and Troy Donahue (Philip Barton) headed the evolving cast through the years. Here are ten valuable Hawaiian Eye TV collectibles that are sure to excite fans and collectors...
Hawaiian Eye Troy Donahue Flicker Button
Troy Donahue joined the cast as Phil Barton, social director of the Hawaiian Village Hotel, in 1962. A flicker button picturing Donahue in near mint condition sold at auction for $51.75.
Hawaiian Eye flicker button $51.75 - Hake's Americana & Collectibles
Hawaiian Eye Game
Lowell Toy produced the Hawaiian Eye Game in 1963. Find this one in excellent condition and it could be worth $75-100.
Hawaiian Eye TV Soundtrack LP Album
Warner Bros. issued the official Hawaiian Eye TV soundtrack LP album in 1960. Near mint examples could sell for over $20.
Hawaiian Eye Gold Key #1 Comic Book
Gold Key published exactly one issue of Hawaiian Eye in July 1963. One graded example in CGC near mint 9.4 condition brought $218.50. This particular example came from the Random House Archives. Troy Donahue and Connie Stevens appear on the cover.
Hawaiian Eye #1 comic $218.50 - Heritage Auctions
Hawaiian Eye Promotional Stills
ABC-TV produced 8x10 and 5x7 black-and-white publicity stills for Hawaiian Eye. These original photos are valued at $10-15 each.
Hawaiian Eye, TV Guide, May 28, 1960
Poncie Ponce as cabbie Kazuo Kim and Connie Stevens as Shell Bar singer Cricket Blake appear on the cover of the May 28, 1960, edition of TV Guide. This issue sells for $15-25 in excellent condition.
Hawaiian Eye, TV News, July 16, 1960
Hawaiian Eye stars Anthony Eisley and Robert Conrad grace the cover of the July 16, 1960, issue of Indianapolis TV News. Find this one in excellent condition and it could be worth $30+.
Hawaiian Eye, TV Magazine, March 6, 1960
Connie Stevens adorns the cover of the March 6, 1960, issue of TV Magazine, a television listings supplement put out by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. This glossy cover magazine is valued at $25-30 in top condition.
Hawaiian Eye, Teleguide, July 10, 1966
Grant Williams, who joined the cast in 1961 as Gregg Mackenzie, appears on the cover of the July 10, 1966, edition of Teleguide, published in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. This issue carries a value of $5-10 in excellent condition.
Hawaiian Eye, TV Week, October 6, 1962
Troy Donahue – billed as "New Hawaiian Eye Star" – graces the cover of the October 6, 1962, issue of TV Week, a television listings publication put out by the Chicago Tribune. This one is valued at $30-35.
TV Week 10/6/62 $30-35 - Chicago Tribune Co.
Hawaiian Eye TV Show Collectibles Credits
- All auction/sales results courtesy Hake's Americana & Collectibles, York, Pennsylvania; Heritage Auctions, Dallas, Texas; TV Guide Specialists, Macomb, Illinois
- Top image: Hawaiian Eye TV Logo - Warner Bros. Television
Copyright © 2012 William J. Felchner