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Today is an Important Day

It was February 14, 1859, and Oregon transitioned from a territory to a state. Happy birthday, Oregon. I hope I look this good at 156. 21 more words

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10 Everyday Items Brought To Us By The 1893 Chicago World's Fair

Admittedly, I do not dabble much in lists because most of the time it is not my best skill. My recent article on TopTenz is an exception. 261 more words

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Hiatus Light & Stuff In Progress

I was hoping that at this point, I would have shared three links to my recent publications. Instead, I wait here in Hiatus Land for my turn on the editorial calendar. 94 more words

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A Forgotten Landmark: The Castle Restaurant (Introduction)

Good morning! According to my 2014 WordPress report, my series on the Castle Restaurant was the most popular read in 2014. I found that funny because I wrote it in 2013. 36 more words

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"Immoral Dance" and Portland, Oregon

The Cit of Portland passed the following ordinance in 1910. Source of the graphic likely Michael Long, a frequent contributor at Dead Memories Portland: 224 more words

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