Photos from the Vault

July 21, 2014

Bing Crosby plays golf in Atascadero

Early July 1944 included news of Bing Crosby in Atascadero, a plane crash near San Luis Obispo and major war developments from the Pacific to Europe. Hundreds killed in explosion at Port Chicago in the Bay Area, an attempt on the life of Hitler and invasion news were just a few of the major stories.

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