Friday, August 27, 2010

Monterey Fair, 1962


Steven Piffero, 12 of the Natividad 4H Club, gently canes his grand champion Berkshire hog in displaying it as the first animal on the block at the Junior Livestock auction at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. Auctioneer Art Bayer opens the bidding during the 1962 fair. Steven's prize porker weighed 189 pounds and brought the youngster $1.15 per pound. (Herald Archives)

Friday, August 20, 2010

Monterey Jazz, 1967


Dizzy Gillespie and Carmen McRae on the main stage Sunday night at the 1967 Monterey Jazz Festival