Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas


Thursday, December 13th, 2012
Issue 50, Volume 16.


Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Cielo Morales enjoys a visit with Santa Claus at the Fallbrook Historical Society’s “Old-Fashioned Christmas” Open House on Dec. 8. The free event celebrated the history of Fallbrook with a holiday theme.
Cielo Morales enjoys a visit with Santa Claus at the Fallbrook Historical Society’s “Old-Fashioned Christmas” Open House on Dec. 8. The free event celebrated the history of Fallbrook with a holiday theme.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Fallbrook resident Angela Murillo helps son Alonzo string macaroni at the children’s holiday craft table in the Barn at the Fallbrook Historical Society’s museum on Dec. 8.
Fallbrook resident Angela Murillo helps son Alonzo string macaroni at the children’s holiday craft table in the Barn at the Fallbrook Historical Society’s museum on Dec. 8.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Boy Scout Tyler Russell ties yarn on an ornament for one of the participants at the coloring table at the Barn. Scouts from Troop 755 assisted the historical society by supervising the arts and crafts part of the open house.
Boy Scout Tyler Russell ties yarn on an ornament for one of the participants at the coloring table at the Barn. Scouts from Troop 755 assisted the historical society by supervising the arts and crafts part of the open house.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - On a family outing, from left, Sandy Hendershot, granddaughter Alexia Wilson, son Timothy Wilson and grandson Jonathan Wilson watch the model train go by in the main museum of the historical society. The train display, which includes replicas of 12 Fallbrook buildings from 1882 to the early 1900s, was decorated for the holidays.
On a family outing, from left, Sandy Hendershot, granddaughter Alexia Wilson, son Timothy Wilson and grandson Jonathan Wilson watch the model train go by in the main museum of the historical society. The train display, which includes replicas of 12 Fallbrook buildings from 1882 to the early 1900s, was decorated for the holidays.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Santa on back end of model train
Santa on back end of model train

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - This old-fashioned Christmas tree sits in the parlor of the historic Pittenger House. Built in 1895, the home was one of the stops on the self-guided tour during the Fallbrook Historical Society’s open house.
This old-fashioned Christmas tree sits in the parlor of the historic Pittenger House. Built in 1895, the home was one of the stops on the self-guided tour during the Fallbrook Historical Society’s open house.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Don McLean, right, talks to Meagan Billingsley in the Rock & Mineral Museum which is downstairs from the main museum building and houses the Bud Francis and Parke McLean Collection of Rocks and Minerals.
Don McLean, right, talks to Meagan Billingsley in the Rock & Mineral Museum which is downstairs from the main museum building and houses the Bud Francis and Parke McLean Collection of Rocks and Minerals.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Santa gourds
Santa gourds

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - Historical society president Jack Story lets his musical Santa entertain visitors to the Ford Room, next door to the Rock & Mineral Museum. Story left his saxophone in his car but brought in the Santa which dances while playing music.
Historical society president Jack Story lets his musical Santa entertain visitors to the Ford Room, next door to the Rock & Mineral Museum. Story left his saxophone in his car but brought in the Santa which dances while playing music.

Historical society offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas - Lucette Moramarco photo. - 1930 Ford Model “A”
1930 Ford Model “A”


 

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