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Dutch & Wally's Takes Blue Chip Stamps, 1966

Cover the earth (with Paint)

According to the HSU website, this was on H Street in Arcata.

I was just a little girl but remember my mother collecting   13 more words

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faint Line on pregnancy test

I realized today that visitors without blogs may miss the entertaining spam comments that bloggers must get regularly (I’ve never asked other bloggers but I have to assume I’m just not… 269 more words

Merging Yesterday And Today

Eureka's Old JC Penny and the Cherry Blossom Pastry Shop

Please click to enlarge and see the billboard trashcan and other great details. Traffic is kinda heavy (and 2 way) and downtown seems booming. It is also fun to recognize so many of the buildings–not much has changed in the last 60+ years. 8 more words

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Cattle on the Plaza

HSU doesn’t have a date for this one, but it is pretty great and the two buildings on the right are still standing.

Unfortunately the old Arcata City Hall is not. 30 more words

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Dredge on Humboldt Bay

I remember having a dredge in the south end of Humboldt Bay– just west of CR and north of the Eucalyptus grove on Hwy 101 but after enlarging this photo, I don’t think this is it–notice the town/settlement on the left. 29 more words

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Fire at the Splendid Cafe

Looking at the streetlamps, electrical wires and fire ladder, this doesn’t appear all that long ago.  Love “Splendid” Café and am sad it is no longer with us. 46 more words

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