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Volume 5, Issue 25  |  March 27, 2020

Flashback Friday: Answer

If you guessed Shirley Pepys, President of the Balboa Island Museum, you are correct! Her home on Balboa Island’s Bay Front garnered the 2019 Ring of Lights Sweepstakes: Best Overall award. She is pictured above at age one. She was born and raised in Stockton, Calif.

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