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a man of letters – part 2 – after the war, the GI bill and my dad


When my dad came home from World War II, he eloped with my mom and began a financial roller coaster that dizzied him for the rest of his life. Dad wanted to get married and finish his education – both of which … Continue reading

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Post Cards From The Heart – Pennsylvania Avenue Washington’s Favorite


Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D. C. Washington’s Favorite, Sept. 28 – 29  1907                 B. and L. Horse-drawn carriages and trolley cars mingled with the newfangled motor cars that made Pennsylvania Avenue a noisy busy scene for our honeymooners Bessie and Luke as they … Continue reading

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