Santa Clarita Valley History In Pictures

Solemint, California, 1944
Canyon Country

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Linen Postcard of Solemint, California, 1944

Greetings from Solemint - Saugus, California

On reverse side:
Postmarked: Saugus, California, Oct 10, 1944
Addressed to: Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Taylor
Park Hotel
Spirit Lake, Idaho
Handwritten Note: "Dear Eddie and Betty,
How big a gun was it you were going to use? We got home last Tues. evening and have been busy - painting and hunting (another drink) Sure wish you kids were here with us. Better sell and come to a good country. Tell all the gang hello for us and write when you can. Lots of luck to you both. Art & Audra."

Further reading:

Solemint Junction: A Happening Place to Be

AL2087b: 9600 dpi jpeg from original postcard, collection of Alan Pollack

More: Solemint Store

Story: Solemint's Early Neighbors

Story: Solemint: A Happening Place


Freak Vegetables x4


Freak Fish


Postcard 1944


Hoopers Restaurant


Library Opens 1971


CC Jo Anne Darcy Library Opens 11/17/2001


Chuck Morey, Irene Ahlheim 2001

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