Legendary Locals of Mill Valley

Legendary Locals of Mill Valley

Joyce Kleiner


because the 1800s, Mill Valley has attracted lively freethinkers, marketers, nature fans, rabble-rousers, and various rock stars. Early Mill Valley booster Sidney Cushing inspired tourism with a educate up Mount Tamalpais known as the Crookedest Railroad on the planet. Laura White, extra fascinated about retaining Mill Valleys normal good looks than attracting extra humans, introduced the city its open air paintings membership and a convention of conservationism. Vera Schultz broke the glass ceiling of neighborhood politics in 1946, and in 1973, 10-year-old Jenny Fulles letter to President Nixon replaced the way forward for Americas lady athletes. whilst an effortless tuition instructor named Rita Abrams wrote a tune approximately why she enjoyed Mill Valley, it turned a countrywide hit; so did a music in regards to the center of rock and roll, written through neighborhood boy Huey Lewis, who had attended that very same college. The tales of Mill Valleys mythical localswhether from 1890 or 1980are occasionally heartbreaking, occasionally inspiring, frequently funny, and continually attention-grabbing.

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