Battle of the Bell
Art Mortimer of Los Angeles, CA
South wall of the MPR building at Twentynine Palms High School. Mesquite Springs Rd. at Wildcat Way (TPHS)
Since 1968, Twentynine Palms High School and Yucca Valley High School football teams have competed in a yearly game to determine which team will possess the Kiwanis Bell, a coveted trophy that was intended to promote wholesome rivalry and good sportsmanship between the two schools. This mural designed by Los Angeles artist Art Mortimer was the city's second Mural-in-a-day project, painted by three assistants and 17 students.
Action 29 Palms
PO Box 306
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
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We are a member of: The Global Mural, Arts and Cultural Tourism Association; a founding member of the California Public Arts and Mural Society (CALPAMS); a charter member of the California Public Arts Association, Inc. (CALPAA); Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce; and Basin Wide Foundation.
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