Tag Archives: 1954

February 10th in Seal Beach History

There can only be one Queen of the Seal Beach Youth Center Sweetheart Hop. Continue reading

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February 7th in Seal Beach History

The Lakewood Park Corporation buys some acreage in Seal Beach. Continue reading

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February 2nd In Seal Beach History

Don’t mess with Luke Purdue, owner of the Motorome Motel. Continue reading

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May 16th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1874, the Southern Californian reported that nine steamers had landed at Anaheim Landing so far in May. – Michael Dobkins

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May 15th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1954, two “kangaroo men” — as they were named in a headline in the next day’s Long Beach Independent — escaped from Seal Beach Police. John Johnson, the owner of the drugstore at 141 Main Street, was leaving work for … Continue reading

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Scofflaws Beware

Seal Beach Images Seal Beach Police Department  1950-1954 It’s been far too long since we’ve posted anything from local historian Stan Berry.  One of Stan’s specialties is researching and preserving Seal Beach Police Department heritage, including these four group shots … Continue reading

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