Almost as priceless as Mother's Shoebox Album and my Scrapbooks...are five school Yearbooks from 1960-1964. In a way, I am surprised not to find a receipt for them among Mother's papers. They would have been an added expense to a very tight pay check to pa...
...In Our Backyard Mother's Iowa Farmer Brothers and their families came for a visit in 1957. It was definitely several days of Kodak moments for her...judging by the number of pictures taken as she took them on the 'Texas Oil Boom Zone' tour. This group o...
HEADLINE... First Female Elected President The funny thing about being President is how it affected the rest of my life's interest in all things Presidental...including Politics. First, my Presidential History list includes George Washington, Abe Lincoln, ...
Really, Mother! Where are my clothes? I know you took this picture. By the looks of the surroundings, it must have been a hot summer day....dead tree, dirt and weeds. Definitely in Texas. My next question should be obvious, but I'll ask it anyway....w...
AtoZ Letter X & Y~ XOXO's From 1960's Yearbook...Part II
HEADLINE...First Female Elected President The funny thing about being President is how it affected the rest of my life's interest in all thi
AtoZ Letter X & Y~ XOXO's From 1960's Yearbooks...Part I.
Almost as priceless as Mother's Shoebox Album and my Scrapbooks...are five school Yearbooks from 1960-1964. In a way, I am surprised not to
AtoZ Letter U~Useless vs Useful Scraps of Information...
...of an Underclassman. Sandra Sue Pittman Room 8-A Jr. High Having written my name and location on the inside of the cover of my first scra
AtoZ Letter S~Sister's Sears Crib and The Swinging Ring Test
It's the first thing to get ready for the arrival of a new member of the family. Unless....that Sweet Baby arrives before the Crib! Then a D
AtoZ Letter P ~ Patterns, Predictions and Perspectives
"Sue, to be a seamstress you must learn to use and read pattern instructions." Those words from my Mother and Homemaking Teacher usually had
AtoZ Letter O ~ Operator..."It's a Comb Not a Wand"
"I'm a Beautician Not a Magician". I get a kick out of todays phrases about Beauty Operators....that's what we called them Back In The Day!
AtoZ Letter M-N ~ Mimeograph Paper & Newspaper
The paper is yellowed. The worksheets are mimeographed. The Good Housekeeping Pamphlets are OhSoRetro! Can you guess the years I am 'trippin