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The Patriotic Tank Top, 1969
My favorite activity during the late 60's, when I was in high school, was to head over to the Boardwalk from San Jose. My high school friends and I loved to "cruise" the Boardwalk...
The Proposal, 1987
I have very fond memories of Santa Cruz. My parents owned a restaurant in San Francisco and the Boardwalk was our family get-away. My husband and I would later go to the Boardwalk almost every other...
Tunnel of Love, 1950
In the fifties when we were dating we used the cave train ride as our 'tunnel of love'. We had 4 minutes to make out like crazy!! And I don't think we were the only ones. After all...
The Unforgettable Night, 2005
Growing up outside of the Bay Area as a child, I came yearly to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk with my sisters, who now live at separate ends of California. The Boardwalk has so much...
"Model T" Meets Giant Dipper, 1955
This top photo is of my 1927 Ford Model T with hopped up "Merk" engine taken in front of the Giant Dipper around 1955. A 1949 or 1950 Hudson and Studebaker are parked behind....
The Dipper, The Ring and The Dog, 1982
We eloped on August 23, 1982. Paul Green and I were married in the Santa Clara County Court house by Judge Nelson on a beautiful summer day. It was the happiest day of our lives. We were broke...
The Train Home, 1952
I have fond memories of taking the Suntan Special from San Francisco and sliding a seat back so two bench seats were facing each other, then cracking a beer for the journey. The greatest concern after...
Coming of Age, 1984
I worked at the Boardwalk during college (1984-1987) and still have friendships with many of the people I worked with. The best relationship that developed with a former coworker is the one that I have...
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