Tag Archives: 1960’s

Book Review: Fast Train Russia

Fast Train Russia Higginbotham, Jay Dodd, Mead, and Co., New York, 1983 1966: A schoolteacher from Mobile, Alabama, on a round-the-world trip leaves some friends he was visiting at a US air base in Japan and boards a Russian ship … Continue reading

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Random Food of the Day

Ahh, the joy of past food fads…  Highlights from a vintage cookbook I found in my mom’s kitchen.  As far as I can recall we were never subjected to these.

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Book Review: Atomic Farmgirl

Atomic Farmgirl Hein, Teri Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, CO, 2000 This was a bargain shelf find at Hastings in Waco and an excellent one at that.  The basic story is a memoir of a girlhood spent growing up on a farm … Continue reading

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Book Review: 1972

1972 Llywelyn, Morgan Tom Doherty Associates, 2005 1972 was a heavily discounted book that I picked up more casually than usual for me, even from the bargain bin – a quick glance at a couple of paragraphs and I decided … Continue reading

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