Category Archives: Life in our times.

1936 ~ 0ur New Car

It was 1936. I was not quite four years old. Dad and Mom had purchased a brand new car, a pretty blue Ford. Our old Franklyn that someone had to turn a thingy in front well and run back, jump … Continue reading

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When I was a child at girl scout Camp Tapawingo, in the San Diego mountains, one of my lifelong friends decided to b…e funny, and put a whole bunch of dried up leaves in my bed for a surprise that … Continue reading

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INFLUENCE THAT I NEVER REALIZED PLAYED A PART IN WHO I AM.

Andrew Gallant was a friend of my parents.  He taught music in Pacific Beach Elementary School when my Dad was principal there.  As a child , I never thought any more about it.  But that man on the sidelines of … Continue reading

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A Woman of Faith, A Woman of Valor, My Mom, Prudence Scott Dugger

She was a pretty woman and she was a smart lady.  She won a full scholarship to the university of Arizona when she graduated from High school.  But she chose to marry her high school English teacher instead.  The man … Continue reading

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My memory of my aunt, Grace Scott Thomas

This is a picture of Grace Scott Thomas,  fourth child of Andrew and Bertha Spear Scott, and sister to Ora, Edgar and Prudence and all the other Scott brothers and sisters.  She was married to Arl Thomas whom she loved … Continue reading

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How to get rid of the ugliness and hate, Everyone hates to endure for a year and a half, every two and one half years.

  Everyone hates what they call an election year, that actually begins a half year earlier.  It is mean spirited, ugly, sometimes nasty, and we get so sick of it.  It makes one ashamed of the candidates, question what our … Continue reading

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A Love Story- Ours.

It was the summer of 1952 when I had my 21st birthday on a bus headed for Chicago. (At that time you weren’t able to vote, drink, or be considered an adult until you were 21.) I stopped off in … Continue reading

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