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Stephanie Wingard
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Artist, Jewelry Designer, Historical Blogger
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Room #16 - Recognizing Sixteen Random Guests
      Before I go any further with this post I want to make mention that this particular post is dedicated to the Co-Owner of The Josephine Hotel, Lt. Colonel Allen B. Perrin, who passed away this past week, on January 15th. Allen, is survived by his wife, ...
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A Popular Circus Visits Union Springs
     Everyone loves a circus and it was no different on the day this circus came to town. It was around the mid-1950's when a the King Brothers Circus came to Union Springs, Alabama.      In 1945 Floyd King bought the Bud Anderson Circus and much of the Cly...
A Popular Circus Visits Union Springs
A Popular Circus Visits Union Springs
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The Day The Red Heads Came To Town
     This post could be in the running for my all time favorite. Wait, I know that I've said that about a half-dozen times, but this could rank up there among the best.  So, the blog title says, "The Day The Red Heads Came To Town." That doesn't mean a we h...
The Day The Red Heads Came To Town
The Day The Red Heads Came To Town
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Puttin' On A "Silas Green Show"
     Here's a great piece of history you don't hear much about. I just thought it was so interesting that I decided to devote an entire blog post to this topic.  As I was flipping the pages of the old Hotel Guest Registers from back in the 50's, once again,...
Puttin' On A "Silas Green Show"
Puttin' On A "Silas Green Show"
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Hotel Guests of Country Music Fame
     If you're a country music fan of the golden era in the days of the Grand Ole Opry, then what you're about to read will tickle you pink.      Lets start with Jimmy Self & The Southern Playboys. Even as a classic country music fan I can honestly say I di...
Hotel Guests of Country Music Fame
Hotel Guests of Country Music Fame
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Famous People Slept... Here?
     Did famous people sleep at the old Josephine Hotel?  You bet they did.  Now that I've had plenty of time to study the old Hotel Guest Registers I can give you an astounding YES to that questions. I've got the proof too. Keep in mind, the Hotel register...
Famous People Slept... Here?
Famous People Slept... Here?
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The Josephine Hotel - A Look At The Old Guest Registers
     I could hardly contain myself. After asking the current owner of the Josephine Hotel in Union Springs, Alabama, if I could have a look at the ominous thick stack of old hotel register sheets. I nearly fainted when Joyce said I could take them home and ...
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Robert & Josephine's daughter Lola *An Update w/Photos
      I am so excited that I finally have some photographs of Lola J. Fleming. Thanks to Lola's Great Granddaughter, Marcia Henshaw. It was a few weeks back that I got a lead one day while searching on Ancestry.com.  I found a link to a few photos that I co...
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Robert & Josephine's daughter Lola *An Update w/Photos
      I am so excited that I finally have some photographs of Lola J. Fleming. Thanks to Lola's Great Granddaughter, Marcia Henshaw. It was a few weeks back that I got a lead one day while searching on Ancestry.com.  I found a link to a few photos that I co...
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Josephine Fleming's oldest sister, Maldie.
     All of the siblings of Josephine Fleming have now been accounted for.  Including their spouses and children. Now we've made it to the oldest of the siblings. Maldonetta Cowan Buford, also known by her nickname, Maldie. She was born in 1836.  She is the...
Josephine Fleming's oldest sister, Maldie.
Josephine Fleming's oldest sister, Maldie.
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