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Christmas & Newspapers

December 17th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Grade school, Washington School, comes to mind. The main entrance of the building was right in the middle, twin sets of doors behind large pillars. Entering, you took one of two flights of stairs to the second floor. Here, centrally located, majestically stood the Christmas tree. Like most Christmas trees seen through the eyes of […]

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Home Run!

July 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

We used to gather behind the Presbyterian Community Center. It sat atop the big hill on Woodbridge Avenue. Behind the Center was a baseball field. The left field “fence” was a hedge row that towered over the field. Behind the hedge row and down the hill were the railroad tracks. The right field fence was, […]

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Memories are made of this…

July 1st, 2008 · No Comments

Nina (the dog) and I exited the trail leaving the woods behind. Before us were a couple of older gents unloading the materials for what looked like would be a large cook out. I started a conversation. Our conversation evolved to one of them telling me the following: I remember my first French fry. I […]

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