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AncestryDNA & Mary Allred Hicks Walden

The video below demonstrates the flaws I encountered with Ancestry’s latest feature and begins my hypothesis on Mary Allred Hicks Walden’s father. 369 more words


Did Yanks make Darvish an offer?

Yahoo sports is reporting, through Yanks’ broadcaster Michael Kay, that the Yanks did make a 7 yr./$160MM offer to Yu Darvish with a 48 hour window that Darvish walked away from. 393 more words

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52 Ancestors #2: Arthur A. Hicks (1872-1951)

Arthur Albert Hicks was my great-grandfather. Although he died before I was born, my mother has often spoken with great fondness of her Grandpa Hicks. He was born on April 22, 1872, in Midgic, New Brunswick, the 6th of  439 more words

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Your Secret

You don’t remember falling

But you must’ve fallen… reasons why you were born crying

You forget what you’ve forgotten

You think they’ll think you’re insane… 39 more words


People will always try to predict the future. Whether it’s to know if the gods will send another flood, or if your ex will come back. 1,967 more words


Hick Town

I look around this town, and I see how patriotic it is. The colors of the USA are well represented. Red: Rednecks. White: White trash. Blue: Blue collars. Just a bunch of hicks!


November 2, 1920

Tues 2   Colder dark Cloudy   a little snow   I made a fire in the furnace & wrote to Ioa City Citizen   sent chek for 1,00 & to stop the paper   I paid Hicks boy 1,00 thru 26 Apr & the delivery has Not been Satisfactory  many papers missing   this carrier business is unsatisfactory to say the least   I went to the polls in Shraders Hotel at Noon & voted the straight Republican ticket   I think the Election wil be close   I am very much opposed to war but have little to no faith or confidence in a league of Nations to prevent war   I got mail  letters from Leslie & Ollie   saw Ezra Bradford down town & after dinner he called a little while & seemed all brok up & I deeply sympathize with him… 25 more words

1898-1923 Leaving The Farm Behind