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  • Collection: Family papers

Scrapbook (2 of 18) compiled by Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke, wife of Paul Ecke Jr.. The scrapbook documents media mentions of the Paul Ecke Ranch, Inc., Paul Ecke Sr., Paul Ecke Jr., and other family members, as well as notable events on local, regional,…

Paul Ecke Jr's firetruck

Letter from Paul Ecke Jr. to Kozuio Sugimoto regarding prospects in the San Fernando Valley.

Letter from Paul Ecke Jr. to Kozuio Sugimoto regarding an employment prospect at his neighbor's estate, Horseman place.

Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke died on March 23, 2019, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease at the home of her middle child, daughter Lizbeth Ecke of Encinitas. She was 87.

Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke and unidentified man


Don Looper, friend of Paul Ecke Jr. and Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke. Handwritten: "For the Rogues Gallery of my good friends, The Eckes. Don Looper." This photograph was displayed in the Ecke Ranch House dining room, along with many other friends of the…

Paul Ecke Jr. (back right) and Paul Ecke III (front, middle, holding kite) at a YMCA Adventure Guides kite flying contest. The small kite in the front was covered with poinsettia bracts. The large kite in the back won an award for its size.

Paul Ecke Jr. with his "new" Firetruck in September 1955 at the Paul Ecke Ranch in Encinitas, CA.
From Left to Right:
Paul Ecke Jr., Bob & Duane Winter, Barbara Winter (Paul Jr. sister), Ray Winter, Jinx Ecke (wife of Paul Ecke Jr.), Paul Ecke Sr.,…

Left to Right:
Ruth "Crix" Dealy (sister of Paul Ecke Sr.), Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke (wife of Paul Ecke Sr.), and Barbara Winter (sister of Paul Ecke Sr.) in front of Paul and Magdalena's house in Encinitas.

Henrietta Ecke, mother of Paul Ecke Sr..

Albert Ecke, father of Paul Ecke Sr..

Magdalena Ecke, Paul Ecke Sr., and Paul Ecke Jr. fishing trip
Magdalena Ecke, Paul Ecke Sr. and Paul Ecke Jr. with unidentified man on a family fishing trip.
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