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“. . . You’re alone with the whirling cosmos. . .” (Edward Hirsch)

My father was the son of two New Deal Democrats who never voted for a Republican. My grandmother explained to me that the Republicans were responsible for the Great Depression, calamitous event that came close to destroying her life as it had so many others; she could never vote for a Republican for any office. 1,298 more words

A Beehive of My Own

So this past week, I was able to step into my very own classroom for the first time and was greeted by a barrage of tables, chairs, and milk crates! 95 more words

H. I. Hester

Letter transcripton:

August 3, 1945
Dr. R. S. Yegerlehner
324 West Kansas St.
Liberty, Missouri

Dear Dr. Yegerlehner:

It is with sincere regret that I have learned of your being transferred from our Navy school to another service. 226 more words