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Hazel Fischer… A Grand School Marm

by Jean Kirkpatrick in the Calaveras Enterprise, August 22, 1984 Editor’s note: I knew Jean very well, and Miss Fischer somewhat less well. Miss Fischer liked me, and a couple of times had asked me to meet with some young teacher that she had hired (at a time when teachers were in great demand) and I had done some other things for her and with...


The Dolley Family Story

Louise Dolley wrote her story in two parts. Her tale of the move to White Pines is the more well known. She also wrote a travelogue of a trip up Highway 4 from Murphys to Ebbetts Pass; her descriptions of locations are a rare source of information about some of the places along the road that have changed significantly, or almost disappeared, today.

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