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Tracking the Obscure

This last week I’ve been tracking down an elusive document in Emmett Wilson’s research; specifically, a copy of a eulogy given for him at the annual Elk’s Lodge memorial service, held on December 2, 1918. 1,029 more words

Research Status

Happy Birthday Ted Cassidy

Today is the 82nd birthday of Ted Cassidy.

NAME: Ted Cassidy
OCCUPATION: Television Actor
BIRTH DATE: July 31, 1932
DEATH DATE… 412 more words

Bicycle Face

Did you know that there was such a phenomenon?

Neither did I. Incredible what people thought back in Emmett’s time about the effects of ‘newfangled contraptions’ on the public at large. 49 more words


Postcard #78 (DeLand, FL)

Yesterday I visited DeLand, Florida not knowing that it was just listed by Parade Magazine as one of 16 cities in their Best’s American Main Street competition… 323 more words

Post Cards On The Road

Are You Ready For Some Football

All this soccer (sometimes called football but not too often in the United States) had me thinking…ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? Well I came across a neat little article in the October 27, 1938 New Smyrna Beach Daily News that should help get your mind racing toward college pigskin action. 1,041 more words

New Smyrna Beach