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Letter from Frances on Sewing, Gas Rationing, and Thanksgiving

Council Grove

November 19, 1942

Dear Brother—

We aren’t very busy this morning so will try and get a letter written to you. It surely is a pretty day but it feels more like spring than fall. 1,312 more words



The Boston Red Sox have made an official offer to free agent pitcher Jon Lester. Terms and specifics of the offer are unclear and it is speculated that an immediate decision is not likely…

interstellar was pretty good

I should be writing my paper on the Singapore Business Trusts Act. But I also should have been blogging here for a while now. There’s a huge conflict between these two endeavours, but I feel pretty good about my paper’s word count of 17. 374 more words


Note from Boston dated November 17, 1942

November 17, 1942

Dear Folks,

At last I have time to write a letter.  Five of us came down to Boston for a few days to attend a fire-fighting school.  482 more words


Renewed Hope: The 2015 Red Sox Roster

On  October 29th, as the San Francisco Giants celebrated a hard fought victory over the Kansas City Royals, the other 31 teams watched with one thought in mind: How can that be us next year? 1,628 more words


Hong Kong gay pride parade echoes Occupy Central movement

Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Saturday for the annual gay rights parade. Most of the participants used the symbols from the pro-democracy Occupy Central movement to call for equality. 620 more words


November 13, 1942

November 13, 1942

Dear Sis,

I got your package the other day but haven’t opened it yet as I thought I would keep it until Christmas. 334 more words