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★ Happy Fourth of July!

★ Happy 4th of July everyone! Whether you’re American or not, I’m sure you can agree that this little girl dressed as Lady Liberty is utterly adorable! 37 more words

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Main Street and Flags, Flags, Flags -- ca. 1917

Find the flags! (click for larger image)

by Paula Bosse

This is a cool photo. I have no idea if it was taken anywhere around July 4th, but I post it today because today is July 4th, AND I see 5 — possibly 6 — American flags in this photograph of Main Street. 73 more words

Historic Dallas

An American photo strip

For this day a humorous horizontal photo strip I digitally cut up of an American posing with a phone and two flags. Serious, then not so serious, then serious again! 44 more words


Retribution: Chapters 21 and 22

At the Beginning of December, Manon was well enough to come back to work.

“I have to admit,” she told Marianne and Anna, “It was nice to be home but after a while, I got bored.” 10,533 more words


100 years ago: Charles Arthur Stevens enlisted

On this day in 1915 Charles Arthur Stevens, a refrigeration engineer, signed up in Smiths Falls. He was born in Deseronto on September 25th, 1895, the son of Charles Stevens and Teresa (née Hunt). 83 more words


Darrell Lea in King Street

This week the Past Present is looking at an iconic place in Sydney’s history, and one which is associated with something many of us love – confectionary. 310 more words

New South Wales