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March 11 and 12, 1957

From my great-grandmother’s journal (everytime I write this, I suddenly have this feeling that I mis-wrote and previously referred to these as my *grandmother’s* journal.  But I don’t go back and check, because I’d rather not use my limited Wi-Fi for that). Monday, March 11: Paid gas and lights- 20.58 (that’s three bills, I think […]

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March 10, 1957

From my grandmother’s journal: Cold & windy- Listened to Doc Holland’s sermon.  Mrs. Purcell invited me to her place for a (?? dark times?  that’s not it, and but I don’t know what it actually says).  It was so good. In the evening went to Fish’s for a short time. Then watched Purcell’s television.   […]

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What’s For Breakfast, And How Hard Did You Work For It?

This is an interesting article to discuss over your breakfast table: The Bloomberg index calculates the average cost and affordability of a typical breakfast — one cup of whole milk, one egg, two slices of toast and a piece of fruit — for 129 global and regional financial centers. Rankings are based on market prices […]

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March 9, 1957

From my great-grandmother’s journal:   Worked around.  Mrs. Fish did some shopping for me.  Watched Purcell’s television. Finished (?) my square that I’ve worked on for 2 years.   Here’s the missing word:   Enlarged: Any guesses? Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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March 7, 1957

Roger took me to the hair dressers at 10:30 a.m.  Got a close cut and permanent.  Roger brot me home after supper.  Had a good visit with the children.  Boy, the wind when we came in. (I am not sure, but I vaguely recall that some sometimes came and went from her house via a […]

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