Jan 9, 2018
Helen, on the left, new homesteader in Twentynine Palms;
right, Minerva Hoyt, "Apostle of the Cacti".
Helen learned to love the desert, coming here in 1927, with
her husband Frank (due to his health issues) and three young boys.
Helen and Frank ran a grocery store in Twentynine Palms, or '29
Palms', and made a life...