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Favorite Photo Prompt from 52 Ancestors/52 Weeks

I have many favorite photos in my vast collection, and this is one of them.  The original was B&W, so I used the tools at MyHeritage to enhance and colorize it. This photo is a favorite for three reasons. First…it’s a photo of my grandmother, Florrie THOMAS MARTIN (1894-1979). Grandma didn’t like having her picture […]

I’d Like to Meet…Sallie Price, my great grandmother

The theme this week for 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks is: I’d Like to Meet I’d like to meet Sallie Price, my great-grandmother. I’ve thought about this prompt off and on all week because I’d like to meet many of my ancestors. But right now, I’d like to meet my great-grandmother, Sarah Rebecca “Sallie” PYLES […]

Christmas Carol Game From Decades Ago…and still fun today

Many of you may have seen this game before, but maybe some of you have not. In the 1970’s, my mom, Gladys MARTIN HEISER (1921-1999) used this game at a Christmas party with her friends. I don’t know where she got it from, but it’s been around. I still have her original copy of it […]

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