Index


Way Back When!

It was a dark damp morning in the middle of January. I was about 10 years old, huddled under the blankets of my bed trying to keep warm. Suddenl...

Connie Westreich | 2013
Jenny, The Mister & the Christmas Tree

Ca 1925 – or so This is one of those well-worn, beloved family stories (all families have them) that is, with great relish, oft-repeated and ...

Jeanne Peck | 2011
I always loved to read

Title: I always loved to read   I always loved to read. As a kid I devoured the Burgess books – Peter Rabbit and the like. I read them over ...

Jeanie Henry | 8/31/13
Berlin Wall

Check Point Charlie, mine fields, machine guns, Berlin Wall, On the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall - November 9, 1989 I crossed...

Jean McGavin | 2009
FARE THEE WELL - THE GRATEFUL DEAD

THE GREATFUL DEAD – FARE THEE WELL - July 5th, 2015 (reflections on their final performance) I didn’t attend any of the FARE THEE WELL shows...

David Dethlefs | 2015
Charlotte and the Back Steps

ca 1936 The child was in the yard with her dog, spotty, when she saw the man approach the front gate. She knew that was her cue to hurry into t...

Jeanne Peck | 2011
Religion memories

“No, I don’t have to eat carrots – God will eat them for me”, quoted our neighbor girl many years ago. After a lot of interpretation and...

Elsie Johnson | 2014
Dairying In Williamson County

Photographs of Dub Ramsel and his involvement with dairy farming in Texas are available on the Williamson County Historical Commission web site....

Dub Ramsel | Jan 09, 2020
A Lucky Christmas Girl

My mother liked Christmas and started to enjoy it early in the year. She made many of her gifts. The Christmas tree was bought at least a week...

Eleanor King | 2015