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Harvey Welch

Harvey Welch
b. 1805, Orange County, North Carolina, to Joshua Welch and Fannie (Lester) Welch
d. 12 April 1888, New Boston Township, Mercer County, Illinois… 57 more words

Wayne County

Commissioning of the Ship

 It was interesting to find photos from the actual commissioning ceremony of the USS Gherardi. I looked to see if I could find Lester among the faces, but wasn’t able to identify him. 806 more words


MLB: Red Sox Fire Sale - Where Are They Now?

Red Sox Fire Sale – Where Are They Now?
Part One – Starting Rotation

Cast your mind back to Spring Training. The Red Sox were back and looking to be the first team to win back to back World Series since Joe Torre’s 1997/98/99 New York Yankees. 898 more words

September 10, 1942

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September 10, 1942

Dear Folks

I received mom’s letter today, the one which you sent the fourth.  436 more words


September 5, 1942

U.S.S. Gherardi

September 5 – 1942

Dear Folks,

I’m having quite a time to keep all of my mail answered so I’ll answer mom’s and Wallace’s letters together.  369 more words


Mut's Congressional and Gubernatorial Draft, Round #12: Alabama

Background: Alabama is home to military bases, universities, and a large portion of minorities. At issue are income inequality, equal pay, and education.

Instant Negative 2s: Anything that has to do with drastically altering entitlements, especially for seniors (e.g., Social Security privatization), drew a negative 2 from me. 180 more words

US Politics

New York, New York!

Tuesday noon

September 1 – 1942


Dear Folks,

Well I went to New York City this last Saturday and Sunday.  I didn’t like it too well but it wasn’t so bad either.  899 more words