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Sold: Dance Hall

A lovely couple has just purchased the old Felton Grove Dance Hall. It had been used as a private residence since 1958 but was a dance hall for the 20 previous years. With its beautiful old redwood interior and original … Continue reading

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Felton Grove: Dance Hall + History of Resort

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Felton Grove Resort: 1937 Postcard (front)

This wonderful postcard is from the Ronnie Trubek Collection. Thanks Ronnie! 

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Felton Grove Hall: 1940’s photo series 1-4

4 photos: Felton Grove Resort, circa 1940’s. Note: The 4th photo does not have the Felton Grove sign on the roof and it appears to show a 1930’s car on Park Ave.

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Dance Hall: On the Dance Floor 1940’s

Here’s a photo of Bob and Patsy dancing inside the Felton Grove Dance Hall, 1940’s:

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Felton Grove Dance Hall 1942

Photo courtesy of the Patsy Wright Family Collection. This is where Patsy and Bob Wright first met, danced and fell in love. Thanks so much, Patsy! More photos coming.

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Felton Grove Resort: 1940’s Dance Pavilion

Felton Grove Resort Dance Pavilion, also called the Dance Hall circa 1940’s.

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Newspaper: 1941 Evening News

Evening News¬† April, 1941 Improvements Under Way At Felton Grove An attractive redwood gateway made of giant logs topped with hand wrought lamps is being erected at Felton Grove by Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Okerstrom. The dance hall and cabins … Continue reading

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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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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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