Monday, April 25, 2011

Costco’s got nothing on the commissary

My dad was retired from NOAA at this point. These ID cards entitled us to use the commissary which was located at Sand Point, Seattle.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Vegas or bust

Look for my next post on Monday, April 25.

Hello! My name is Gentle Ben...

1973 Alcoholics Anonymous “Big Book”

Friday, April 8, 2011

Senior Prom 1950

From a Holy Names Academy student's 1950 memory book. Holy Names is an all-girl Catholic high school in Seattle, Washington.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

A reputable citizen of said county

A 1908 petition for Mr. Holman to become a Notary Public in King County, Washington (signed by 21 freeholders).

Monday, April 4, 2011

This is your grandmother’s LOL

L.O.L. = Lots of luck
R.M.A. = Remember me always
S.F.A. = St. Francis Academy, an all-girl high school in Pittsburgh, PA

Friday, April 1, 2011

Grampy contest