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Watching 1939: The Family Next Door (1939)

In 2011, I announced I was trying to see every film released in 1939. This new series chronicles films released in 1939 as I watch them.  753 more words

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September 19 in San Antonio history...

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Among the trick plays being turned over in the minds of local football coaches, the forward pass is the play attracting the most attention. 71 more words

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TFTMM 2019 & WOIANRA 2018 on... Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Next up from 1939, we have the classic Young Mr. Lincoln, starring Henry Fonda.

In New Salem, Illinois, Abe Lincoln (Henry Fonda) is running for the state legislature. 565 more words

Sunny Snaps in London

Here’s another really atmospheric walking picture taken by the firm of Sunny Snaps in our capital city. The firm continues to throw questions up about how it operated, particularly in London. 354 more words

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Watching 1939: Intermezzo, A Love Story (1939)

In 2011, I announced I was trying to see every film released in 1939. This new series chronicles films released in 1939 as I watch them. 1,027 more words

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"The unmentionable odour of death/ Offends the September night."

Waves of anger and fear
Circulate over the bright
And darkened lands of the earth,
Obsessing our private lives;
The unmentionable odour of death
Offends the September night. 11 more words

Featured Writer: Clifford D. Simak

Welcome back to another round of Hugo, A History, wherein this week we’ll look at another featured writer from the Hugo Awards. This week we’re looking at American writer and journalist, Clifford D. 376 more words

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