New 1932 Torrey Pines Road had classy sign at La Jolla/Rose Canyon split

Highway signs have changed as much as the roads over the last century, but it might be nice to put this one back. This classy sign showed drivers the way to La Jolla and San Diego when the Million Dollar Highway opened in late 1932.

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New exhibit is just for kids who spent time in a rear-facing wagon back seat

My mom hates station wagons (she’s still around at 89) so we never had one, but whenever I went somewhere with friends, it was in a station wagon. We went to Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, movies and whatever in the back of somebody-else’s-mom’s Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser, Ford Country Squire and even a Rambler Classic Cross Country.

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