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Tales of the Saugus Café, by Jerry Reynolds.
Trouble With Wobblies at Newhall and Saugus November-December 1916.
The Great Saugus Train Robbery. • (Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles Times, 11-11-1929
    Tom Vernon and the Saugus Train Robbery by Dr. Alan Pollack • 11-2009
    A New Ending For the Great Saugus Train Robbery of '29 by Leon Worden • The Signal, 9-4-2004
    Capture of Tom Vernon Recalls Cattle Kate Episode Billings Gazette, 12-7-1929
    Extradition: California Gets Bandit Claimed by Two States Pinedale (Wyo.) Roundup, 12-12-1929
    Tom Vernon Goes to Pen for Life for Train Robbery Associated Press, 12-19-1929
    Tom Vernon in His Own Words (In 3 Parts) NEA Service, 1929-1930
    Saugus Train Robber Tom Vernon Retells Life Story in 1953 Idaho Falls Post-Register, 8-7-1953
    Saugus Train Robber Tom Vernon Pardoned by Gov. Pat Brown Associated Press, 7-2-1964
Gold-Silver Claims Contain Uranium, Thorium. California Mining Journal, October 1955
United Airliner Forced Down in Saugus, 12-30-1964 by Larry Westin, 5-29-2012
Keysor-Century Calls it Quits by Brian Franks • The Signal, 12-23-2003

LW2074 - Envelope From Tolfree's Saugus Café, 1890. 73K.
BT1890 - Tolfree's Dining Room (Saugus Café) inside Saugus Depot, 1890s.
AL1976 - Southern Pacific Company, Standard Time Schedules, November, 1895.
AP1930 - Bercaw's General Store, July 1907.
OX1002 - Saugus Elementary School, Earliest Known Photo, 1910.
OX1001 - Original Saugus Elementary School, 2 Views, 1910.
GR0804 - Ranching in Saugus, 1910. 62K.
AP1924 - Downtown Saugus, 1910s. 27K.
AP1924a - Downtown Saugus (detail), 1910s. 41K.
AL2014 - Saugus Train Station, 1914.
HS2002 - Martin Wood's Saugus Café, 1914. 98K.
LW2189 - Owens Valley Water Pipeline, 1914.
LW2191 - Camp at Elizabeth Lake, 6-15-1914.
AL1924 - Surrey Inn in Saugus (Interior), ~1910s.
AC2000 - Downtown Saugus Main Street, 1920s. 29K.
HS9023 - Renfro's Pharmacy in Saugus, mid/late 1920s.
OX2001 - Saugus Elementary School, Expansion, ~1920s.
AP1907 - Kellogg Home in Saugus (Valencia), ca. 1920s.
AL1924 - Surrey Inn in Saugus, ca. 1920s.
AL1925 - Saugus Garage in Saugus, ca. 1920s. 119K.
AL2121 - Downtown Saugus Aerial View, Real Photo Postcard (2 views), 8-3-1921.
LW2099 - "The Pilgrim": Charlie Chaplin at the Saugus Train Station, 1923 (7 Views).
PA2901-3 - Great Saugus Train Robbery: Engine No. 59, 11-11-1929 (3 Views).
PA2904-5 - Great Saugus Train Robbery: Cleaning Up the Wreckage, November 1929 (2 Views).
HS2911 - "Buffalo" Tom Vernon, aka Tom Averill, Saugus Train Robber (1929). 80K.
CR5701 - "Buffalo" Tom Vernon, 1929 Train Robber, After Prison Release, 1957-58 (3 Views).
WE3001 - Saugus/Newhall Airport Map, 1930.
AC3101 - Downtown Saugus Street Scene, 7-25-1931.
OX3601 - Saugus Elementary School, 1936 Version.
AL2032 - Saugus Train Station, ca. 1930's-1940's.
AP1925 - L.A. Aqueduct Construction Camp at Saugus Junction, 1911.
AP1905 - Destruction of F.S. Wood's Sandwich Shop, 1941. 45K.
LW2059 - Southern Pacific No. 4442 in Saugus, 1941. Postcard, 44K.
WE4601 - Saugus/Newhall Airport Map, 1946.
PA5201 - Coming Into Saugus Train Station, ca. 1948. 52K.
HS2004 - Downtown Saugus, Mid-1950s. 130K.
LW2519 - Circle J Ranch, Matchbook Cover, 1940s-1950s.
JR0100 - Recipe from the Rib Cafe.
PA0100 - Saugus Train Station, 1950s. 39K.
AP0829 - Inside Thatcher Glass, 1955.
AL1965 - Saugus Train Station, 1965.
OX6501 - Saugus Rollerama, 1965.
LW2457 - Greetings from Saugus, Calif. Plastichrome Postcard, 1965-66.
AL7001 - SPRR Saugus Depot in Snow, 12-19-1970.
LW2249 - New-Home Billboard and Mustang Drive-in Marquee, 1973.
GT8604 - Keysor-Century Corp., Aerial View, ~1986.
GT8802c - Morning Gridlock on Bouquet Canyon Road at Espuella, 2-1988.
HS8901 - SoCal Edison Saugus Substation Data Sheet, 1989. Gives Edison House History.
LW2043 - Saugus Elementary School Bell, 8-19-1998.
LW2076 - Lombardi Ranch Fruit Label, 1999. 72K.
Bermite Powder Co.

LW2107 - Bermite Powder Co. Security Guard Badge.
LW2552 - Women Assemble Fuses, Bermite Powder Co., ~1955.
LW2569 - Bemite Want Ad & Golden State Fireworks Ad, 1957.
LW2556 - Golden State Fireworks Ad: Simulated Atomic Explosion, 1956.
GT9100 - Whittaker-Bermite Site, c. 1991. Aerial Photo.
LW2336 - DTSC Uses Bacteria to Rid Whittaker-Bermite of Perchlorate, 2013.

Saugus Speedway

Chronological History of Saugus Speedway, published 1982.
Dates of the Annual Saugus Rodeo, 1926-1953.
FILM: Baker Ranch Rodeo (Saugus Speedway)C.H. Smyth, 1928.
Rodeo Arena to be Built at Baker RanchThe Signal, 12-2-1926
Preview of First Contest at Baker Ranch RodeoThe Signal, 3-21-1927
Results of First Contest at Baker Ranch RodeoThe Signal, 5-5-1927
Baker Ranch Rodeo Featured in Films • The Signal, 2-25-2001
Video: Remembering Saugus SpeedwayCOC Cougar News, 6-16-2010.


LW2311 - Baker Ranch Rodeo Program, 4-11-1926 (Prior to Contruction), 26 pages.
DI2701 - 1927 Baker Ranch Rodeo: Grand Entry.
LW2238 - 1927 Baker Ranch Rodeo: Bronco Busting.
DI2702 - 1927 Baker Ranch Rodeo: Bronco Busting.
AL2026 - Advertising Postcard: Frank Smith Bulldogging, 1920s.
AL2027 - Advertising Postcard: Smoky Branch on "Glass Eye," 1920s.
AL2028 - Advertising Postcard: Ed Bowman Calf Roping, 1920s.
CS2801 - Hoot Gibson at the Baker Ranch Rodeo in Saugus, 1928 (2 Views).
AL1929 - Baker Ranch Rodeo Program, April 28, 1929.
LW2566 - Baker Ranch Rodeo, April 28, 1929.
LW2310 - Baker Ranch or Hoot Gibson Rodeo, 1920s-1930s.
DI3020 - Grand Entry (Stagecoach), Baker Ranch Rodeo, April 27, 1930.
DI3021 - Bronco Busting, Baker Ranch Rodeo, April 27, 1930.
LW2169 - Hoot Gibson Rodeo, Real Photo Postcard, early 1930s.
AL0431 - Hoot Gibson Rodeo Ticket, April 26, 1931 — with stadium layout.
AL2031 - Hoot Gibson Rodeo, Annual Fall Roundup, Photograph, November 23, 1931. 123K.
LW2035 - Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo Ticket, May 1, 1932. 130K.
AL1934 - Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo Brochure, May 1, 1932 (2 Views).
AL1935 - Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo Entry Blank, May 1, 1932.
AL2095 - News Photo: Aerial Cowboy, Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo; May 4, 1932.
AL3032 - Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo Letter, and Envelope, June 20, 1932.
LW2096 - Hoot Gibson Ranch Rodeo Ticket, April 28, 1935 (2 Views).
AL1937 - Hills Ranch Rodeo Program, April 25, 1937.
AL1904 - News Photo: Ann Morris, the bathing beauty cowgirl, Hills Ranch Rodeo; April 20, 1938.
AL1940 - Bonelli Ranch Rodeo Program, April 28, 1940.
AL1941 - Bonelli Ranch Rodeo Program, April 26-27, 1941.
AL3041 - Bonelli Ranch Newhall-Saugus Rodeo Grand Entry Ribbon, April 26-27, 1941.
AL1942 - Bonelli Ranch Newhall-Saugus Rodeo Ticket, April 26, 1942.
AL1945 - Bonelli Ranch Rodeo Program, April 28-29, 1945.
LW2483 - Midget Auto Racing at Bonelli Stadium, 2 Views, 1945.
LW2072 - Billy Vukovich & Walt Faulkner at Bonelli Stadium, 1945. 79K.
HS9025 - Bonelli Stadium Pit Pass, 11-11-1945.
AL1948 - Bonelli Ranch Rodeo Program, April 24-25, 1948.
AL1949 - Bonelli Ranch Newhall-Saugus Rodeo Ticket, April 25, 1948.
AP1428 - Saugus Speedway, Aerial View, ca. 1950s.
AL3053 - Bonelli Stadium Newhall-Saugus Rodeo Letter, Envelope and Ticket, April 15, 1953.
AL2053 - Saugus Rodeo, Bob Yanez on "Big Enough," Photograph, 1953. 171K.
LW2541 - Ron Hornaday Sr., 1965 Champion. From 1982 Program Book.
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