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From the Davenport area you can view the annual southern migration of the California gray whale. The gray whale spends ... [Read more]

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I have been poking my nose into all sorts of business places for a good many years now, and recently I wandered into one that was new to me. I went into a steam laundry and watched the process of making soiled clothes clean. Perhaps you think there is nothing ..." [More]

Excerpted from A Santa Cruz Laundry (1896)