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A Little History Lesson on Vacation

I had the pleasure of visiting the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum last weekend in Kansas City. Here are a few highlights of the visit (I had to sneak these pics because I saw a sign that said no cameras lol!)


Route 66 - The 4-Lane Highway

This is my last post on our Route 66 adventure in Missouri. 1941 marked the beginning of construction on the brand new 4-lane version of Route 66 in Missouri. 97 more words


Grandpa's Car

My grandpa was a collector of sorts. The thing he collected most was airplanes. He would buy neglected planes, take them apart, put them back together, and then sell them. 171 more words

All Glory To God

Mark Twain's boyhood home

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. 868 more words

Photos Speak

Photos speak to us…. especially the old photos that most of us have tucked away.

When I was researching source material for my book, The Horse Whisperers from Anaconda… 372 more words

Allen E. Rizzi

As I Have Been Predicting

Jefferson City

Last two state polls I’ve seen have Trump, Blunt and all the downballot statewide Republicans in the lead.

Except for one.

Guess which one.