- GeoRef, Copyright 2004, American Geological Institute. Reference includes data from Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, United States
Discussion by H. T. Stearns of a paper by Chubb. Statements to the effect that "the Hawaiian chain . . . is characterized by the absence of drowned river valleys," "Kauai, an ancient volcano so deeply dissected that all trace of its original form is lost" and others are strongly refuted.