Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Leap Year Proposal I Send by Mail

Flo­rence and Her­bert Stan­ton of North Danville By Mark R. Moore We tend to think of peo­ple whose writ­ings date from the early 1900s as “old” folks–ossified cit­i­zens of Danville who were “set in their ways” and as per­son­able, humor­ous and … Con­tinue read­ing

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A Dear Couple for Dear Acres

Ken­neth and Flo­rence Ward, a Valen­tine Story Ken­neth and Florence’s wed­ding pic­ture, Feb­ru­ary 15, 1941 By Sharon Lakey “Never a child born that bawled as much as Andy. I tried to tell Flo­rence that the boy was hun­gry, but she was fol­low­ing … Con­tinue read­ing

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