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Ultra-right protesters (with guns) push to ‘re-open’ the economy


Protests continue to call for the reopening of the economy, with demonstrations in Michigan, Massachusetts, Texas, California, and other states. Many of the protesters are armed with rifles and handguns. 1,240 more words

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The Lodge at Cloudcroft

The inscription on the back of this picture identifies the woman in the center as being my great grandmother Helen D Spiegel, that the woman seated on the right is Claudia Meador “(now Mrs. 64 more words


Down on the Border

The inscription on the back of this photograph identifies the location as “bed of Rio Grande River” at El Paso and Juarez. It identifies the woman on the left “(Juarez side)” as Claudia Meader (now Mrs. 77 more words


Baby Dobbs & Daddy

The photograph is of my great-grandmother holding my grandfather. This was taken in Dallas in 1902.

I have now gone through all the photographs and there is one thing that is missing… a picture of the photographer. 106 more words


George C. Spiegel

I received a packet of photos from a distant cousin. All of these relate to my maternal grandfather, James Monroe Dobbs, Jr. He was an only child who lived a life straight out of a Southern Gothic novel. 60 more words


Breaking Through the Brickwall

There were two very surprising finds in the package of photos. 
1)  A photo of my great-great-grandmother, Sophia (?) Spiegel. Her maiden name is unknown (or is it?) Picture was taken in Savannah c. 280 more words


Helen & Friend

This photo is marked:

Helen Von Spiegel (left)
Annie Meker(?) (right)

Mineral Wells (Texas) Aug 1908

The city is named for mineral springs in the area, which were highly popular in the early 1900s. 37 more words