As I mentioned in my last post, I have a new treasure that I picked up recently at my favorite used bookstore, Better Books and Bibles. 378 more words
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I’m planning to be here a little more often.
My work partner Irene’s husband, Alek, died last night. He was 61. He’d been diagnosed with cancer in December, and was going through the treatments, and yesterday he felt so good they were going out to dinner and talking about when to make that Alaska cruise. 266 more words
On this day 80 years ago today the man known to baseball as “Little Napoleon” passed away of uremic poisoning at age 60. While a notable player John McGraw is known for his 33 years as manager of the Baltimore Orioles and New York Giants where he compiled 2,763 wins, 10 Pennants, and 3 World Series rings. 70 more words