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100 years ago: Sidney Charles Ridgwell enlisted

On this day in 1914, Sidney Charles Ridgwell (sometimes Redgwell) signed up in Kingston, Ontario. He was born in Walthamstow, England on February 9th, 1897 to Charles Redgwell and Alice (née Jaggard). 134 more words


NaNo Prep Day 2 - End of Day

Early….very early yesterday morning at around 3:30, I woke up and tried to go back to sleep. I had these ideas for my NaNo story playing in my head. 405 more words


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Tressemanes Vogt TV Limoges, Pitkins Brooks Chicago Hand-Painted Saucer Roses, ca. 1910s

Tressemanes & Vogt (Limoges, France)
and Pitkins & Brooks (Chicago)
Hand-Painted Saucer

Wild Roses, Gold Encrusted Border

A very charming hand-painted saucer made by Tressemanes (or Tressemann) & Vogt (T&V, Limoges, France). 161 more words



photo ex Clare Jordan details ex Ken Ricketts

Today’s boat is a wee bit of a mystery. In a previous ww post amongst a large collection of boats anchored in Mansion House Bay, Kawau Island, KR was confident he had identified the launch Sunray, which was a boat that had fascinated him in the era 1946 – 49. 560 more words


On this day: Julia Ward Howe died in 1910

Julia Ward Howe in the History of Woman Suffrage, published in 1887.

Prominent American activist Julia Ward Howe was born in New York City on the 27th of May, 1819. 111 more words


Leadbelly - Ain't Gonna Study War No More

This gospel song was published in 1918. It has been performed by many artists. It also goes by other titles, such as Down By The Riverside. 64 more words