Carlton G. Hoyles Memoir

Carlton Hoyles grew up in Glendale during the 1950s and 60s on Coral Avenue. His memoir describes the experiences of an African American family in “My Mayberry and Beyond; Life According to Hoyles. A second volume of his memoir “Beyond Glendale” describes life after Glendale.

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The Lost Clark Home

Albert Clark, the son of Glendale founder Henry Clark, grew up in Glendale during the mid-1800s. This story describes Terry Garrard’s search for his house starting out with an old photograph of the house he had in his possession. The house provides the context for Terry’s research into the Clark family. The exact location of the house remains a mystery. Any clues or ideas may be forwarded to


Ted Pollard Memoir

Ted Pollard was born in 1933 at Maple Knoll Maternity Hospital and lived until 1951 in his parent’s deli store, Pollard’s Deli, at 275 E. Sharon Avenue (now the Cock & Bull Pub). His entertaining memoir tells of his experiences growing up in Glendale while living at Pollard’s Deli. 

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