Monthly Archives: April 2008

Neighbor's Flowers

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Ocean Shore Railroad: Angelo Misthos Tells Us What You Didn't Know

Hello June. Some of your readers interested in the Ocean Shore R.R. may not know that efforts to resurrect it began almost as soon as it was abandoned. Jack Wagner’s THE LAST WHISTLE is the best reference. I recall several … Continue reading

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Bob Lemmon, Jr. Volunteers His Time Doing "RAOGK." What's His Line?

Meet Bob Lemmon, Jr. June: We’re all dying to know. What does RAOGK stand for? Bob Lemmon, Jr.: RAOGK is the acronym for Random Acts Of Genealogical Kindness. There are many volunteers throughout the U.S. in most counties. Click here … Continue reading

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Spectator Shoes

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I'm Not The Only One Looking For Novelist Erich Viktor von Neff

A while back I put out a call for novelist Erich von Neff. You can read his novelette about Half Moon Bay here. The other day I received an email from Walter Ruhlmann and here’s what he said: I am … Continue reading

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The color of wisteria

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Orril Fluharty, RIP

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The Caddy and The Seven Sisters

(See more pix of the Caddy at Read John Vonderlin’s latest story about “The Seven Sisters” at

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Half Moon Bay Is Still A Small Town With A Great Big Heart

This afternoon, Burt and I attended the 140th anniversary celebration of Ocean View Lodge #143, Independent Order of Odd Fellows in their newly renovated building at 526 Main Street, HMB. (Apologies for not remembering all the official titles. From L-R: … Continue reading

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…..Springy Spring…

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