Village News - Also serving the communities of De Luz, Rainbow, Camp Pendleton, Pala and Pauma

Destruction of Palomares House sculpture disturbing


Last updated 3/13/2008 at Noon

When I first read about the theft of the beautiful metal hawk sculpture from the Palomares House, I was upset, thinking how selfish that someone would steal such an exquisite piece of art just for his own enjoyment.

Then when I read editor Debbie Ramsey’s story in a subsequent issue that the thieves had cut up the sculpture merely to sell it as scrap metal, I was shocked by such Philistine vandalism.

Chopping up a magnificent sculpture just to sell its 110 pounds of bronze for a paltry $198 is incomprehensible.

Later I read a story in the North County Times of a man who was electrocute...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 08/08/2022 23:21