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Miss Santa Cruz County, by Santa Cruz Sentinel[Read more]
Too Much Makeup, Too Much Skin: Pageant Protests Go Back to 1924, by Ross Eric GibsonToday the Miss California Pageant emphasizes its scholarship [Read more]
The Santa Cruz Venetian Carnival, by Frank NorrisThere was a glare of sunshine, and the air had a different [Read more]
Water Carnival was Social Event of the Season in 1890s, by Ross Eric GibsonIn 1894, fire gutted the heart of downtown Santa Cruz north and south of Cooper Street. City fathers decided to ... [Read more]
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[In the Library's collection are issues of the High School's monthly newspaper, the "Trident. " from 1908 to 1913. Below is the School News section from the first issue of the Fall term, September 1912. It gives us a sense of school life at that time. RAP-ed. ]