Orange County Historical Society's 2012 Annual Dinner, June 15, at Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant in Buena Park. J. Eric Lynxwiler, co-author of the book, Knott’s Preserved, will give a presentation on the Farm's colorful history, Knott's experts Phil Brigandi and Allen Palovik will lead a historical walking tour, and rare old Knott's film footage will be screened courtesy of the Orange County Archives.
(The photo above shows Walter Knott with artist Paul von Klieben, who designed so much of Ghost Town, in front of the General Store in 1947. The image below shows the cover of the book by Chris Merritt and Eric Lynxwiler.)
Dinner includes your choice of Mrs. Knott’s Famous Chicken or vegetarian
lasagna, with all the trimmings, and boysenberry pie for dessert. Eric will be selling and signing his book afterwards.
event is open to OCHS members and non-members alike, so bring your friends. Western attire is
encouraged but not required. To make reservations or for more
information visit orangecountyhistory.org. Pre-payment must be received
by June 5.