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P is for Photos

What an exciting plus for the genealogist or family historian to come upon photographs of ancestors! A story recently published in the Charlotte Observer displayed this iconic 1908 photo by Lewis Hine and told the story behind the discovery of her … Continue reading

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A Rose by a Very Different Name

The Rose has much to brag about A beauty unsurpassed But if the rose be cut or not Its beauty does not last. Your beauty on the other hand Goes well beyond the rose The only word to sum it … Continue reading

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One thing leads to another

I got these orange shoes from Tom’s (we all got to choose a pair–all 16 of us headed for the coast last month, as part of a lesson our patriarch wanted to impart)–they jumped out at me from the catalog. … Continue reading

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Free Association

I was walking through Cabelas the other day and passed these wintergreen mints. It immediately triggered a memory of my Grampa Grant, who had a stash of these always on hand in a little dish by his lounge chair. We … Continue reading

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