Sure hope you enjoyed Easter and Passover. We’ve been having some beautiful weather. Spring is here for certain. April is a wonderful month. The gem of the month is the diamond. The 7th is “No Housework Done,”, the 10th is “Siblings Day,” the 11th, “Pet Day,” the 12th is “National Grilled Ch…

Fifty years ago in 1971, I was a stay-at-home wife and mom with three little boys, usually dressed in hip-hugging flared pants. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was a whopping 890 at the year’s end, the average income per year was $10,600.00. A gallon of gas cost 40¢. This year was also the …

On my ten-year-old daughter’s recommendation, I recently read L. M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables (1908) for the first time. I had an idea of the story’s outline but was neverthless bowled over by it and now consider it one of my top ten favorite novels.

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The American Legion was organized March 15-17, 1919 at the American Officer’s Club, an old mansion at 4 Rue Gabriel and Cirque de Paris, an amusement hall. The organizers expected about 300 people to attend, but were amazed when 100’s more arrived. 463 members registered for caucus, but it i…