Tag: California Digital Newspaper Collection

Blast From the Past — 1934

Johnny Weissmuller sounds a lot like his on-screen persona, Tarzan. Perhaps the character is not all that much of a stretch for him. (Click on image to enlarge)   Source: San Francisco Examiner Newspaper, September 18, 1934 via California Digital Newspaper Collection, Center for Bibliographic Studies and Research, University of California, Riverside  

Blast From the Past — 1933

You’ve come a long way, baby. This lady got the opportunity to see the Golden Gate Bridge from both high above and deep below. (Click on image to enlarge)   Source: Healdsburg Tribune Newspaper, February 24, 1933 via California Digital Newspaper Collection, Center for Bibliographic Studies and Research, University of California, Riverside  

Blast From the Past — 1933

Suffice it to say, it was difficult not to turn into Cliffy Clavin when I spotted this gem of information in an old newspaper.   Source: Healdsburg Tribune Newspaper, February 24, 1933 via California Digital Newspaper Collection, Center for Bibliographic Studies and Research, University of California, Riverside