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Yorkville Resources - 91st Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues - Capturing Those Moment for Posterity

This starts a new method to use in recapturing those memories of the Avenues and Streets of Yorkville.  I started this exercise many years ago with the advent of my first computer purchase back in the earkly 1980’s. 725 more words


Eye on the Past: Cool Threads at the Ortman Hotel

One thing I’ve always noted is how well-dressed my father is in photos from his youth. Among my favorites are these photos shot outside the… 97 more words

Historic Photos

March 5

March 5, 1948 – The Donald Duck Short Film Drip Dippy Donald Premieres in Theaters

“I’m so sleepy…”

On March 5, 1948, the Donald Duck short film… 319 more words

“Dang Me! Ought Take a Rope ‘n Hang Me!"

To: Who It May Concern

From: Punkett Boyle, fourteen years

Been avoiding Liam fer some days now, nigh on a week ‘r more.  He been leavin’ notes reg’lar on the front screen, but I been abscondin’ wid ‘em ‘fore Mama see ‘em. 784 more words