Lodi’s Daisy Pleas was a pioneer in workforce
In the early 1900s, Daisy Pleas poses for a photograph outside the Hill House. Pleas was reportedly the state’s first female watchmaker.
- Christmas Open House at Hill House Museum
Where: 826 S. Church St.
When: Saturday, Dec. 8 from 6 to 8 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Cost: Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.
Posted: Saturday, December 1, 2012 12:00 am
The historic Queen Anne Victorian house at 826 S. Church St. catches the eyes of many passing by on the busy street.
Many look over their shoulders at the old, ornate white house that looks so different than the surrounding dwellings. They may wonder about the people who lived within its walls more than a century ago and what their lives were like.
Saturday, December 1, 2012 12:00 am.