Category Archives: Tom Andersen

Tom Andersen Says Julie's Cantina & Dance Hall Kits Ready to Ship

Story by Tom Andersen Tom’s website: Hi Everybody, We’ve been hard at it getting our new kit to market, first one is going to Paris France, ordered sight unseen, pre-paid, by a fellow who bought one of our adobe … Continue reading

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Tom Andersen: When it comes to singing the blues, Margie Baker's "the one" Enjoy her performance Friday, Jan 2 at Cetrella Restaurant, HMB

Story by Tom Andersen Email Tom ( Hello June, We put up our holiday lights on our deck railing, a 7′ diameter circle of clear lights, with a 4′ colored light star in the center, a giant “O”. We’ll leave … Continue reading

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El Granada's Tom Andersen Goes Global

Hi June, We sold one of our chapel kits to a fellow in France this week, and took an order for a kit we plan to release in February for a roundhouse (photo attached) to someone in Zurich Switzerland. The … Continue reading

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"O" is for Orville: Story by Tom Andersen

Story by Tom Andersen Email Tom ( Hi June, I enjoyed reading in your blog about Richard English. I was so shocked when he died so young, although having some insight into his personal habits, on second thought, it wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Coastside Characters, Orville, Tom Andersen

An evening at the Coastal Rep Theater with Tom Andersen

Greetings By Tom Dudzick Directed by Roxane Ashe Coastal Repertory Theater 1167 Main Street Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 650.726.0998 November 21 – December 13, 2008 An Evening at the Coastal Rep Theater with Tom Andersen Email Tom ( “Greetings”, … Continue reading

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Gray to Tom: El Granada Hardware & The ShoreBird

Tom,My  name is Gray Gardner,I communicate with June ,Time to Time.I lived on the Coastside  1967 thru 1975,I was the first Occupant of  # 4,on top of The El Granada Hardware in 1970,and my friend Farris Wilson ,from Missouri also … Continue reading

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Tom Andersen: From El Granada Hardware to Model Train Kits

Hi June, I chanced on your web site while trying to find information on the Shorebird’s origins. I read a bit about you seeing Jack King at El Granada Hardware when I owned it. I married Cheryl Parsons in 1968, … Continue reading

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