Monthly Archives: May 2012

Remembering . . .

Dad called a while back all excited and laughing. “You won’t believe what I found. My driver’s license for the tank I drove in Korea! think I could still use it?” We joked about his going downtown where a tank … Continue reading

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Airborne and Special Operations Museum

Earlier I posted about finding my POW. Wednesday I visited the Airborne & Special Operations Museum in Fayettevill, NC, to see the museum’s special exhibit honoring the Special Operations POWs. The exhibit is up through January 2013 and is free. … Continue reading

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I Found My POW

Back in junior high I bought a POW bracelet. For $5 you’d get a small band of silver engraved with the name of a POW and the date he was captured. In 1972 when I received my bracelet, my POW … Continue reading

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Nothing Daunted

The last time I posted On the Bookshelf, my Rowdy Readers were reading Nothing Daunted – The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West by Dorothy Wickenden. It was a wonderful book so here’s a little review. “They … Continue reading

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I Know it’s Late, But . . .

April 16-20 was National Library Week and as a lover of libraries, I have to mention it. Of course I celebrated during the week by visiting my local library . . . and paying the fines for my overdue books. … Continue reading

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