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    • Arch Rock.

    • Historical markers--California--Santa Monica.
    • Arch Rock, an old landmark on the Coast Road, now Pacific Coast Highway, four miles north of Santa Monica, disintegrated and collapsed in 1906. At one time, the Coast Road passed through the arch.
    • 1949
    • Merritt Jones going.

    • Merritt Jones Hotel ; Hotels--California--Santa Monica.
    • The landmark Merritt Jones Hotel at 127 Marine St., Ocean Park is being torn down to make way for the Ocean Park Redevelopment Project. The original owner, G. Merritt Jones, a wealthy land developer in Santa Monica, built the hotel at the turn of...
    • 1965
    • The Passing Scene.

    • Historic buildings--California--Santa Monica.
    • The first owner of this property, located at 516 Colorado Avenue, was N. Kuns. The Victorian style home was built in the 1890's on Railroad Street (now Colorado Avenue).
    • 1965
    • The Passing Scene.

    • Historic buildings--California--Santa Monica.
    • Nicholas Gabriel Baida built the ""palace"" in 1907, an apartment building at 2103 3rd Street in Santa Monica designed to remind him of his native Syria. A distinctive feature is the large red tile dome.
    • 1965
    • Ground broken : SM skyscraper ceremonies held.

    • Ocean Tower Apartments ; Apartment houses--California--Santa Monica.
    • Ground breaking ceremony for the tallest building constructed in Santa Monica will begin January 9, 1966. The Ocean Towers Apartments located at 201 Ocean Avenue will be 33 stories high. The estimated cost will be $13 million is owned by O.T. and...
    • 1966
    • Everett Doheny IV found dead at home.

    • Doheny, Everett Lawrence ; Biography.
    • Everett Lawrence Doheny IV, a member of the prominent Southern California Doheny family, died Wednesday at Santa Monica Hospital from an apparent drug overdose, police reported. Doheny, 29-year-old great-grandson of E. L. Doheny who amassed a...
    • 1973
    • Pajama-clad youngsters listen enthralled at Library's Twilight Story Time.

    • Cohen, Ilene ; Santa Monica Public Library--Ocean Park Branch ; Biography ; Branch libraries--California--Santa Monica.
    • Ilene Cohen, Librarian at the [Ocean Park] Branch Library, plays guitar at firtst of two twilight story hours the Santa Moncia Public Library is hosting this summer. They are designed for children from 3 to 5 years old who are dressed in their...
    • 1975
    • Spanish explorers find, settle in SM Bay area.

    • Cabrillo, Juan Rodriguez, d. 1543 ; Explorers--California--History ; Explorers--Spain--History ; Santa Monica (Calif.)--History ; Pacific Coast (Calif.)--Discovery and exploration ; California--Discovery and exploration ; California--Description...
    • 1975
    • By SM group : School reforms proposed.

    • Schools--California--Santa Monica ; Public schools--California--Santa Monica.
    • Cathy Sullivan, head of the Santa Monica League of Women Voters proposed reforms to provide greater community input in school affairs, alleging violation of the Brown Act by the Board of Education in conducting private meetings. The Ralph M. Brown...
    • 1976
    • Disclosure law impact : SM resignations seen.

    • Election law--California ; Schools--California--Santa Monica ; Public schools--California--Santa Monica.
    • Three Board of Education members may resign because of Proposition 9, the Political Reform Act of 1974's requirement for complete financial disclosure.
    • 1976
    • Editorials : Board unity needed.

    • Schools--California--Santa Monica ; Public schools--California--Santa Monica.
    • Santa Monica school board member David Houtz undoubetedly spoke the sentiments of board colleagues Johnson, Wyatt, Noonan, Colberg and Mrs. Carter when he criticized board member Fred Beteta for taking his complaints about Brown Act violations to...
    • 1976
    • Editorials : Loophole allows secrecy.

    • Schools--California--Santa Monica ; Public schools--California--Santa Monica.
    • Editorial concerning two private meeting of the Board of Education in January 1976.
    • 1976
    • Hiring consultant : SMC Board to seek 'conflict' advice.

    • Santa Monica College (Santa Monica, Calif.) ; Public universities and colleges--California--Santa Monica.
    • The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees has agreed to hire consultants, Biddle and Walters, to draft a conflict of interest disclosure statement for members.
    • 1976


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