Monthly Archives: June 2009

1890s: July 4th in Half Moon Bay

[Image below: A small march down Main Street when "Red's" stood across the way from Isadore's Garage, all long gone. I will add pix of much older 4th of July photos for your enjoyment.] An old-new story by June Morrall … Continue reading

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Peter Adams' BIG Adventure

Story by Peter Adams Email Peter (ephfive8@yahoo.com) Have attached some photos for a light note.  these are of my taking out noah, who is ‘gibby’ from the popular kid tv show icarly, for his first ocean kayak adventure. …beautiful day!

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Teacher/Editor Walter Ruhlman: Passions

Story from Walter Ruhlman   Hello dear ones A new publication by mgversion2>publishing is online. A monodrama by French poet, novellist and playwright Denis Emorine, translated into English by Brian Cole and illustrated by Norman J. Olson. Find out more … Continue reading

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Ladies enjoying the Coastside

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Carole Delmar: Did you hear?

Hi June, Did you hear that Old Rod has died? just got the information off alkabout section of www.hmbreview.com Hope you are well. Carole Note from June: “Old Rod” married a Coastside couple in this video I made: please click here … Continue reading

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John Vonderlin: Where did Devil's Slide get its Name?

Story by John Vonderlin Email John (benloudman@sbcglobal.net)   Did the United States Geological Survey Name Devil’s Slide in 1896? Hi June, No luck in finding origin of Devil’s Slide’s name, but I’ve attached a USGS map from 1896 with it … Continue reading

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Montara: What's Was Up in Nov. 1919

From the “Coastside Comet”  At Montara Las Cabritas Ranch will exhibit twenty-seven goats in the Pure Bred Live Stock show in San Francisco from Nov. 1 – 8. We expect to see them return with a lot of prizes. [Image … Continue reading

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John Vonderlin: 1895/ Plans to Harness Coastside Creeks for Electricity

Story from John Vonderlin Email John (benloudman@sbcglobal.net) Hi June,    This September 9th, 1895, article from the “Call,” lays out the theoretical plans of that time, to harvest the hydro- power potential of the Coastside. The mentioning of how the … Continue reading

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John Vonderlin: 1906/ Too Many Saloons in HMB

Story from John Vonderlin Email John (benloudman@sbcglobal.net) Half Moon Bay Scofflaws/1906  from the March 23, 1906 issue of the “San Francisco Call” LIQUOR SELLERS HEAVILY FINED San Mateo County Officials Begin Campaign Against Violators of License Law TWO MEN. CONVICTED … Continue reading

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Ocean Shore the first to try to conquer the Devil's Slide

A new-old story by June Morrall Email June (june@halfmoonbaymemories.com) [Image below: Expert? Are these Ocean Shore Railroad trains?]   The Ocean Shore was the First to Try to Conquer the Devil’s Slide   A new-old story by June Morrall (I … Continue reading

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