Temecula Valley Historical Society meeting focuses on handwriting to determine personalities

Temecula Valley Historical Society meeting focuses on handwriting to determine personalities

TEMECULA – The Temecula Valley Historical Society will present a unique program 6 p.m. Monday, May 22, for people who are interested in knowing about the personality traits of their ancestors based on looking at handwriting samples. Paula Sassi, a certified master graphologist, will present principles of handwriting analysis in her program “What Was Great-Grandpa Really Like?” She will […]

An extraordinary Temecula pioneer

An extraordinary Temecula pioneer

Bonnie Martland Special to the Valley News Mary Jane Welty was a tiny lady, under 5-feet tall and weighing only 80 pounds. Richard Johnson, her husband, called her his wisp of a wife. Other than the fact that she and Johnson and 11 children – all girls, the family seemed quite ordinary. Mary Jane was […]

Historical society to present story of mail-order teacher

Historical society to present story of mail-order teacher

TEMECULA – The Temecula Valley Historical Society is pleased to invite the public to a special presentation by historian and author Barbara Waite at the Little Temecula History Center, the red barn west of Kohls in south Temecula on Monday, Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. Waite will dramatize the life of her grandmother Elsie Reed Hayes who […]