Margaret M. McNeil photographed reflected a mirror of her dress shop, "Motz Style shop: Margaret McNeil" in 1966. Quitting business posters are on the walls. She was the first woman elected to San Luis Obispo City council in 1962 and was named woman of the year in 1967 by the Chamber of Commerce.
Her obituary was dated May 6, 1980.
Margaret M. McNeil photographed reflected a mirror of her dress shop, "Motz Style shop: Margaret McNeil" in 1966. Quitting business posters are on the walls. She was the first woman elected to San Luis Obispo City council in 1962 and was named woman of the year in 1967 by the Chamber of Commerce. Her obituary was dated May 6, 1980.
Margaret M. McNeil photographed reflected a mirror of her dress shop, "Motz Style shop: Margaret McNeil" in 1966. Quitting business posters are on the walls. She was the first woman elected to San Luis Obispo City council in 1962 and was named woman of the year in 1967 by the Chamber of Commerce. Her obituary was dated May 6, 1980.

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .