52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

February 27, 2011
1964 Word's Fair

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History – Technology

I have always found technology advances with the telephone fascinating. That’s probably because in my lifetime, I have spent a LOT of time on the phone. […]
February 9, 2011
Dressed in a red cowboy hat, red vest and red skirt, I was a pint-sized Annie Oakley.

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History – Radio & Television

Maybe it’s because I was born and raised in Texas, but my favorite TV shows as a child were westerns! I loved all of them — […]
February 4, 2011
Daddy bud kkneelinjg with his dog in front of the garden.

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History – Food

Eggs, bacon, pork chops, drop biscuits, grits and cream gravy. This was the breakfast that Lula Hulsey “Granny” Armstrong would serve when we visited the family […]
January 28, 2011
House decorated for Christmas

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History – Home

I grew up in the small Southeast Texas Gulf Coast city of Groves, which is outside of Port Arthur. This home is therefore my entry for […]