Friday, December 30, 2011

Joe DiMaggio at Fort Ord circa 1968

(Left and wounded vet unidentified) Baseball great Joe DiMaggio (right) visits wounded vets at Fort Ord. Major General R.G. Fergusson (second from left) invited DiMaggio to visit the Army Hospital at Fort Ord and greet Vietnam veterans returning home after being wounded in battle during the Vietnam War. (Monterey Herald Archives)

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Spearfishing 1965

The top three participants and their trophies in the spearfishing contest at Carmel Beach in 1965. (Monterey County Herald Archives)

Friday, December 9, 2011

Dean Martin at the 1972 Crosby Pro Am

A crowd favorite Dean Martin at Pebble Beach during the 1972 Crosby Pro-Am. (Monterey County Herald)

Friday, December 2, 2011

Crouch Family in Carmel, 1958

Ethelyn and Steve Crouch with their son Steve Crouch III in 1958 in Carmel. The elder Crouch was a famous photographer on the Peninsula. Steve Crouch was a friend of Ansel Adams and taught at the Ansel Adams Workshop in California. (Monterey County Herald Archives)