Category Archives: History

Like A Rock

No, not a Chevy pickup…my early 60s Electrolux Model G vacuum cleaner!  We inherited this from my Grandmother a few years ago and it has outlasted just about any other household cleaning device or appliance we’ve purchased since.  The thing … Continue reading

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What Was There?

I love looking at old pictures of places I know well, the town where I grew up for instance.  It amazes me to be able to stand on the spot where a famous landmark once stood or still stands.  Those … Continue reading

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