Past Tense: Jan. 26, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 The Chamber of Commerce announced that a deputy sheriff would be assigned to the area, and a new switchboard...

Past Tense: Jan. 19, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 There were 300 families living year-round in the area. 60 years ago - 1952 Movie shows at Hillbilly Lodge ended...

Past Tense: Jan. 12, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 Pop Groom leased land above Pine Cove where Haigh and Weller were logging for a winter sports area. 60 years...

Past Tense: Dec. 22, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 Harold Sanborn, chair of the Chamber building committee, announced that every Friday was to be Labor Day. Lenny Poates...

Past Tense: Dec. 15, 2011

55 years ago - 1956 Former California Attorney General Robert Kenny was in town paying a visit to his former business associate, Hazel Cress. 50...

Past Tense: Dec. 2, 2011

60 years ago - 1951 Thanksgiving was followed by a beautiful snow fall that left 3 inches in Idyllwild and 8 inches in Tahquitz...

Past Tense: Dec. 1, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 Mrs. Huston at the Cedars Cafe in Fern Valley, beside Strawberry Creek, advertised that she wanted to trade a...

Past Tense: Nov. 24, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 Mrs. Huston at the Cedars Cafe in Fern Valley beside Strawberry Creek advertised that she wanted to trade a...

Past Tense: Nov. 17, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 The new electrical substation was almost ready for service. It was expected to greatly improve power service for the Hill. 55...

Past Tense: Nov. 10, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 The E.H. Kincaides bought the Cole house nearing completion on the corner of River Drive. 60 years ago - 1951...

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