The Messenger newspaper, last issue

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The Messenger newspaper, last issue


The portraits on the front page of the final Messenger newspaper were shot by Tony Verebes. He set up a studio in Pine Tree Circle especially for this "Topanga Community Quilt" project. The 33 well-known Topangans featured are Dan Larson, Joanne Martinez, Tim Pershing, Alice Vickers, Ernie Demontreax, Karla & Joe Morrison, Bryce Anderson, Rose Wiley, Joe Grassi, Dick Sherman, Bill Buerge, Tam Taylor, Rosi Dagit, Doug Roy, Ellie Carroll, Scott Ferguson, Barbara Allen, Shelley Coulson, Neil Shaw, Nancy Marcucella, Gary Jensen, Vincent Baldino, Arthur Nissman, Randy Just, James Grasso, Lisa & Frank Villasenor, Karen Dannenbaum, Leslie and Steve Carlson, Lynn Dickhoff, Gail McDonald-Tune.




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Tony Verebes, “The Messenger newspaper, last issue,” Topanga Historical Society Digital Archive, accessed February 4, 2023,