Monthly Archives: October 2012

Newspaper: 1886 Surf

Felton Grove History: As early as 1880, Felton Grove was “the summer home of a number of merry parties”. The following article was from June 16, 1886 Surf: (note: Felton Grove has also been called Camp Felton and Maple Grove … Continue reading

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Vicki Wees Interviews: Patsy Wright’s Drawing of 1948 Felton Grove

Robert Wright’s parents bought Felton Grove in 1940. Robert married Patsy. Last year Patsy was kind enough to invite me to her home to tell me about Felton Grove History. She made this drawing of part of Felton Grove. It … Continue reading

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1982 Flood Photo #1 Felton Grove

1982 Flood photo taken by Vicki Wees after flood Jan 4th.                                                     Yes, that’s a … Continue reading

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1982 Flood Photo #2 Felton Grove

House on River Rd. right after the big flood Jan.4, 1982. Mud on roof of car.

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Vicki Wees Interviews: Patsy Wright And The Dance Hall

In the 1940’s Patsy did a lot of dancing in the Felton Grove Dance Hall. She did square dancing and folk dancing and country dancing from all over the world. She danced with her future husband, Bob Wright there. She … Continue reading

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“A Brief History Of Felton Grove Resort” Pg 1 of 4

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“A Brief History Of Felton Grove Resort” Pg 2 of 4

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“A Brief History Of Felton Grove Resort” Pg. 3 of 4

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“A Brief History Of Felton Grove Resort” Page 4 of 4

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Vicki Wees Interviews: Syd Carlson Shares Memories Of Felton Grove

In a phone interview this morning, Syd Carlson shared some of her memories of Felton Grove in the 1950’s. She graciously gave me permission to write about her recollections. Syd remembers going to the Felton Grove Dance Hall around 1957 … Continue reading

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My First House, Felton Grove 1982

This was my first house. I bought it shortly after the big flood of ’82. I paid 14% interest. The story of my first house plus more photos are on my website: vickiwees.com.

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History Of Interest Rates (And My First House)

This history of interest rates made me recall how lucky I felt when I bought my first house in Felton Grove in early 1982 and my interest rate was ONLY 14%!

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Car Approaching Felton Covered Bridge 1920’s

Photo from a silent movie made in and around Felton Grove in the 1920’s. See video clip on right.

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1998 Flood In Felton Grove (Prior to house elevation project)

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Felton Grove Bee Tree: Pooh Bear Bummed…Honey Pot Gone!

Felton Grove August 22, 2012: The top of a large Sycamore tree fell at the corner of River Rd. and Sylvan Way. Turns out there was a bee hive in there, so crews had to wait for a bee keeper … Continue reading

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