Category Archives: Mystery of Half Moon Bay

Neva Reece: The Coastside Song That Should Be Mandatory in Half Moon Bay Schools

I always come back to the 1981 “Mystery of Half Moon Bay” documentary I wrote/produced for KCSM. Click on the link to watch it; I think you’ll enjoy the program. While I was working on the project, I asked local … Continue reading

Posted in Jim Threlkeld, Mystery of Half Moon Bay, Neva Reece, Rick Zanardi

See Pete Douglas in My 1980 Documentary: The Mystery of Half Moon Bay

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1981"Mystery of Half Moon Bay" Documentary is Online

click here to see the show Above: Gordon’s Chute at Tunitas Creek. What made landowner and Assemblyman Alexander Gordon go to such extreme lengths (circa 1870) to build this homemade engineering wonder? Gordon’s Chute is not there anymore–it blew away … Continue reading

Posted in Mystery of Half Moon Bay, Stewart Cheifet

Marion & Bill Miramontes Interview (1980) Part I

The Miramontes-Gonzales Family celebrating a family anniversary on Main Street, Half Moon Bay, mid-19th century* In 1980 I interviewed Marion and Bill Miramontes for the documentary “The Mystery of Half Moon Bay.â€? Marion had been the town’s first telephone operator … Continue reading

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