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The Sea Shore Café in San Clemente is pictured here in circa 1945. The café was located on El Camino Real near Avenida Del Mar. Photo: Thomas Pulley, courtesy of OC Public Libraries/Calisphere
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A gray whale was found stranded in San Clemente in 1974. This photo shows the right side oblique of the whale, as beachgoers hustle to return it to the ocean. Photo: Therese Hoban, courtesy of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography/Calisphere