Twentynine Palms Historical Society
29 Palms, California

Old Schoolhouse Journal

The Old Schoolhouse Journal is a quarterly publication that is always informative
and packed with interesting stories of both the past and present. Check it out!

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Editor, Old Schoolhouse Journal
6760 National Park Dr
29 Palms, CA 92277

The FALL 2019, Journal includes:

Mysterious Jack Meek -Gunman, Miner, Lawman - part 2
By Lucile Weight

"City Hall" Has First Wedding

Louis Jacobs ... Pioneer Resident

Believe or not there was a city hall in 1931

A hill of many names: Norm Donnell Once Lived Up There
By Lucile Weight

Donnells Among First To Pioneer The Desert

Accidentally Shot (Quartz Wilson)

Stubbs Brothers Homestead In 1930

Donnells Among First To Pioneer The Desert

In Memoriam
Richard A. Vermette
Genevieve "Ginny" Salisbury

Stubbs Brothers Homestead In 1930

Fred Short (or Shortz) Lives 30 Years On Desert

Rich Mining Discovery in Southern California (1873)

Jim The Barber

Update on World War II/Military Exhibit
By Jim Krushat

Desert Gold
By Bruce W. McDaniel

El Rancho Dolores Motel

The Day They Moved the Old Schoolhouse in 29 Palms
By Al Gartner

Readers Respond:
Mary Jane Binge - Bowladium

BLUE SKIES, SAND and an OASIS, Chapter VIII - Part 2 Making a Difference
By Robert K. "Bob" Lage

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