New Old Photos of Baler

And we’re back! Thanks for hanging in there. The ever reliable Poppo Olag responded to our call for more old photos of Baler. He emailed me this bunch. All captions are his.

Manuel Quezon 1939
Manuel Quezon 1939

1939 Photo of President Quezon taking a Dip in Cemento.

1950 Sitio Castillo
1950 Sitio Castillo

1950 Feast Celebration of St. Isabel in Castillo.

Debucao 1929
Debucao 1929

1. Jorge Querijero, 2. Tomas Ranillo, 3. Militon Querijero, 4. Isidro Gonzales (Upay), 5. Fontanilla (I forget his first name), 6 Mateo Bautista, and 7. Segundo Duaso. Picture was taken in 1929 at Dibucao.

More photos after the jump.

Baler 1950
Baler 1950

Mayor of Baler in 1950 with his Municipal Council. From the left: Filomena Valenzuela, Pedro Lopez, Guillermo Gomez, Mayor Pedro V. Guerrero, Juan Angara, Anacleto Mijares, and Tomas Angara.

1927 Old Infirmary
1927 Old Infirmary

1947. Front Row: From the left, Andres Bitong, Maximino Valenzuela, Bernardo Angara (Bim). Second Row: From the left Gabriel Gonzales, Isidro Gonzales (Upay), Kinching Teh, and Antonio Gonzales. Top from the left, Darwin Veloso, and his father Dr. Veloso. Picture was in the Old Infirmary where Mt. Carmel is now located.

1950 Poppo Olag and Friends
1950 Poppo Olag and Friends

1950. From left, Francisco Guzman, Poppo Olag, Vicente Gonzales (Benting), and Eulogio Grasparil (Attaboy).

Poppo Olag 1949
Poppo Olag 1949

Poppo Olag 1949.

Click here for more old pictures of Baler and Aurora.

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Joseph T. Gonzales, aka Kidlat is the creator of Batangbaler, the website and online community of all the scattered Balereños and Aurorans on Earth. He is based in Baler.

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