The Year of 1934 (I was 7 years old)

What was happening in the World:

What was happening in the USA:

What was happening in sports:

What was happening at the Movies:

Memorable songs were:

What was happening in my life:

What was happening in 1935 ---->

Memories of Oakland and Hayward in the early 1930s ---->

the family in front of Dad's old red Auburn taken with a box camera. Cypress Hill Cemetery in Petaluma. An old ferry called Eureka

A family shot with the old red Auburn
Bill took the picture with Dad’s old box camera.

The Franklin Plot in Cypress Hill Cemetery
Ma’s grandfather and grandmother are buried here. The star is on the grave of her Grandfather Daniel Franklin, who was a veteran of the Civil War.

The Ferry Eureka at the San Francisco Maritime Historical Park
It is like the ones we would take before the bridges over San Francisco Bay were built.

The house where Ma was born and raised in Petaluma, California.

329 Bassett Street in Petaluma
Ma was born and raised here. She had an older brother (Ben) and two younger sisters (Ruth and Maxine).

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